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Ali Ndume

Nigerian troops kill 31 Boko Haram fighters, destroy 9 Gun Trucks in Askira Uba

No fewer than 31 Boko Haram fighters were killed on Wednesday by the Nigerian troops who foiled a terrorists' attack in Askira Uba town in Borno State.

Wounded Nigerian soldiers eager to return to battlefield and fight until Boko Haram defeated

Some Nigeria soldiers wounded during various encounters with the Boko Haram insurgents in the North East have vowed to return to the battlefield until...

Insecurity halting road projects in Northeast, says Ndume

Sen. Ali Ndume (APC-Borno) says the strangulating insecurity in North-East hampers the successful execution of Federal Government’s road projects in the region.

Nigerian Military will curtail security challenges in 2021 – Ndume

Sen. Ali Ndume (APC-Borno) has predicted that the Nigerian military counter-terrorism operations would curtail the activities of Boko Haram and other security challenges in 2021.

Senate considers bill to establish Nigerian Peace Corps, Hunters Council of Nigeria

The Senate on Tuesday considered a bill seeking to give statutory backing to the Nigerian Peace Corps. Sponsored by Senator Ali Ndume (APC – Borno...

JUST IN: Maina collapses in court at resumed hearing

Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, Pensions Reform Task Team, PRTT, collapsed in court on Thursday as his trial resumed at the Federal High Court, Abuja. The...

BREAKING: Court orders Maina to remain in prison till trial ends

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday ordered the remand of the former chairman of Pension Reform Task Team, PRTT, Abulrasheed Maina, in prison, till the end of his trial.

Maina: Court to hear Ndume’s bail application Thursday

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed Thursday for the hearing in the application for bail of Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South).

BREAKING: Court remands Ndume in prison over Maina

A Federal High Court has ordered Senator Ali Ndume to be remanded at Kuje at Kuje Correctional Centre for failing to produce the former Chairman of the defunct Pension Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina.

BREAKING: Court orders arrest of Abdulrasheed Maina

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the arrest of former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, following his repeated failure to appear for continuation of his trial on money laundering charges.

Repentant Boko Haram member responsible for Col. Bako’s death – Ndume

The Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, has claimed that an undisclosed repentant Boko Haram member was responsible for the recent attack in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, leading to the death of an Army Colonel, D.C Bako.

Wike, Ndume laud Tambuwal’s people-oriented programs in Sokoto

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has commended his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal over his people oriented programmes in the state.

‘I’m helpless’, Ndume tells court as Maina keeps evading proceedings

The Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, who stood as the surety for the embattled ex-chairman of the Pension Reform Task Force, Abdulrasheed Maina, has cried out over his inability to compel Mr Maina to appear before the court.

I’m not in support of establishing agency for repentant Boko Haram members – Ndume

The Senator representing Borno South in the National Assembly, Ali Ndume has kicked against the idea of establishing a national commission for the repentant Boko Haram members, saying that the idea is immature considering that the war against insurgency is still on.

Ndume urges colleagues not to boycott 2019 Budget presentation

A senator representing Borno South on the platform of APC, Ali Ndume, has pleaded with his colleagues in the Senate and House of Representatives...

‘8th Senate records worst attendance in history’

Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume, on Tuesday described the 8th Senate as the worst he had seen in terms of attendance at plenary. Speaking as...

Mace theft: NASS panel summons Ndume, Omo-Agege

The lawmakers were invited over their alleged roles in the attack on the Senate.

At last, Senate allows Ndume to resume on Wednesday

The Senate has resolved that Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, should resume sitting on Wednesday November 15, since he had served out his suspension of...

Senate rejects Ndume’s court victory, appeals judgment

The Nigerian Senate has said it will file an appeal the November 13 judgment of the Federal High Court ordering it to pay all...

Ndume’s suspension illegal, his salaries, allowances must be paid, court declares

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has declared the suspension of Ali Ndume by the Senate as illegal and ordered that Ndume be paid all...

Ndume denies alleged assault on Borno lawmaker

Suspended Borno South senator, Ali Ndume, on Friday denied alleged assault on a member of Borno State House of Assembly, Bukar Daja-Ali. The State Assembly...

Court discharges Senator Ndume of terrorism charges

Immediate past majority leader in the Senate, Senator Ali Ndume has been discharged from the four-count terrorism charge preferred against him by the federal...

Suspension wont stop me from speaking truth, says Ndume

By Mustapha Buhari, Maiduguri Embattled senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, on Sunday declared that he rather preferred to be isolated in the upper chamber and be...

PHOTOS: Protesters storm National Assembly, demand Ndume’s reinstatement

Hundreds of protesters have stormed the National Assembly on Tuesday to protest against the suspension of former Majority Leader of the Senate, Senator Ali...

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