On Tuesday, the Senate expressed regret over President Muhammadu Buhari’s rejection of a bill that would amend the country’s constitution and empower lawmakers to summon the president and state governors. Senate President Ahmad Rawan announced this in plenary session on Tuesday, noting that the rejected legislation was one of 18 constitutional amendment bills forwarded by the National Assembly to Buhari for approval. Buhari On Friday, he agreed to 16 of the 35 constitutional amendment bills…"Buhari rejects Bill seeking legislative powers to summon president, governors –"
Tijani Adeyemi – Abuja Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has refused to agree to a constitutional amendment calling for the powers of the president and governors. Addressing the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate President Ahmad Lawan expressed regret over President Buhari’s refusal to approve the constitutional amendment bill and 18 other bills. On Friday, President Buhari assented to 16 of the 35 constitutional amendment bills presented to him for approval by the National Assembly. Senate President…"Buhari rejects seeking legislative powers to summon President, Governors –"
VicPD seeks information on man who beat patron, abused staff Vic PD is looking for a man who assaulted customers and verbally abused staff at a restaurant on March 13. (courtesy of Victoria Police) Vic PD is looking for a man who assaulted customers and verbally abused staff at a restaurant on March 13. (courtesy of Victoria Police) Victoria Police are seeking more information about a man…"VicPD seeking information on man who assaulted patron, verbally abused staff"
Miller Hill March 18, 2023 at 9:49 am Sarnia police ask for public help in finding missing 15-year-old boy Ethan Esterhuizen was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black jeans and possibly white Nikes in the Corunna area. He is described as a white male, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds. Esterhuizen was known to travel to the Sarnia area and hang out with friends in the Eastlawn Avenue and…"Sarnia police seeking help to locate missing 15-year-old boy"
Use of hate speech by politicians seeking political patronage worrisome — Human Rights Commission –
Sunday Ejike – Abuja The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned an increase in the use of hate speech across the country by politicians seeking political patronage. This has led to racial and religious sentiments being used to create division, fear and hatred among different groups, Fatimah Agwai Mohammed, deputy public affairs director of the commission, said in a statement on Friday. The statement was made by Council Executive Secretary Tony Aljugu (SAN) Chairman…"Use of hate speech by politicians seeking political patronage worrisome — Human Rights Commission –"
Comox Valley RCMP are looking for suspects in an attack on Mount Washington in early March. At around 2 p.m. on March 8, a person resting on the Whiskey Jack track reported that two males had come down the hill and one of them had struck his skis. One of the men became upset, told the victim to go away, and then allegedly hit him in the face several times before pinning him to the…"Assault on the ski hill: RCMP seeking witnesses following Mount Washington attack"
At an unusually young age of 50, Doug Whitney inherited the same genetic mutation that gave his mother, brother and generations of other relatives the disease of Alzheimer’s. Yet, at 73, his mind remains sharp. Somehow, the Washingtonian escaped his genetic fate. So did a woman in Colombia who avoided a similar fate of Alzheimer’s in her own family for nearly 30 years. For scientists, these rare escapees aren’t just luck. They provide an unprecedented…"Science seeking Alzheimer’s clues from few who escape genetic fate"
Court slates May 22 to hear suit seeking to stop conduct of elections, exams on Saturdays –
Sunday Ejike – Abuja Judge James Omotosho adjourned until May 22 to hear a lawsuit filed by Seventh-day Adventist member Ugochukwu Uchenwa seeking to stop the election and exams held on Saturday. In Wednesday’s proceedings, the court granted an application filed by Osasogie Uwaifo representing President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Union (AGF), the first and second defendants, for an extension of time to regulate their procedures . The court also granted the…"Court slates May 22 to hear suit seeking to stop conduct of elections, exams on Saturdays –"
The Rivers State Government and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have been summoned to appear in the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt to argue the validity of Saturday’s gubernatorial and state elections. The request comes in response to a lawsuit filed by African Democratic Congress (ADC) gubernatorial candidate chief Tonte Ibraye and the party (ADC) to suspend the state’s gubernatorial elections scheduled for March 11. Under Rules 1, 2, 3, 6(1) and 7…"Court to hear suit seeking to shift Rivers governorship, Assembly elections today –"
by Stephanie Chavez March 3, 2023 at 6:22 am Sarnia police are searching for a missing 51-year-old woman. Tammy VanReenan was last seen around 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 2, police said. She is described as 5-foot-10, about 150 pounds, with long, wavy brown hair and was last seen wearing a gray dress coat, blue jeans, a Seattle Seahawks hoodie and black hiking shoes. VanReenan was last seen traveling from Sarnia to the Halton area,…"Police seeking help locating missing woman"