“Atiku Abubakar is an exceptional patriot, quintessential democrat, leading light and incontrovertible symbol of the collective quest by Nigerians for a united, peaceful, secure, democratic and prosperous nation governed by the rule of law, equity and justice for all,” PDP says in Birthday Tribute.
It is amusing that the PDP still has faith in the electoral process under Buhari and Mahmood.
“…the Legislative Mandate of Nigeria’s National Assembly does not include the power to abrogate, abridge, criminalize or in anyway negate Constitutionally Guaranteed Fundamental Rights and Freedoms (in this case the Right to Freedom of Thought and Expression)”, Tony Nnadi writes in Opinions.
There is a massive migration from Africa caused by terrorism, draught, conflict, strife and the rise of authoritarian regimes like that in Nigeria.
The Senate President had said any request from President Buhari to the National Assembly is good for the nation, even without subjecting such requests to statutory legislative scrutiny.