Legislator

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 13th, 2013
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PRESS RELEASE APC REJECTS COURT JUDGEMENT, WARNS REBEL LAWMAKERS NOT TO TURN RIVERS INTO THEATRE OF WAR The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) received with shock the news of yesterday’s judgment of the Federal High Court (FHC), Abuja, presided over by Justice Ahmed Mohammed,...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 16th, 2013
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NAIROBI (Reuters) – Hundreds of demonstrators torched 221 coffins outside Kenya’s parliament on Wednesday in protest at legislators who voted last week to triple their end-of-term bonuses and award themselves state funerals. President Mwai Kibaki, aware of popular resentment over lawmaker...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jul 20th, 2012
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The crisis between President Goodluck Jonathan and the House of Representatives deepens on Thursday, as the lawmakers vowed to impeach the President if the 2012 budget is not well implemented. The Premium Times reports that some lawmakers served Mr. Jonathan a shocking impeachment warning, threatenin...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 10th, 2012
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Kampala – A Ugandan lawmaker behind a proposed draconian anti-gay bill that sparked an international outcry said Friday he wanted to drop clauses that would see the death penalty introduced for certain homosexual acts. “There will be no death penalty at all…that will go,” Davi...