Mark, Tambuwal, others to earn pensions for life

Even as Nigerians continue to complain about the earnings of their lawmakers and other public office holders, a recommendation to allow former National Assembly presiding officers enjoy pension for life, has been approved by the state Houses of Assembly as part of the ongoing amendment to the 1999 Constitution, earlier passed by the National Assembly.

Nigeria’s former leaders, including those who came to power through military coups are already enjoying the privilege. Past Chief Justices of the Federation are also beneficiaries.

A total of 33 out of the 36 state legislatures voted in support of the alteration of Section 84 of the Constitution to insert a new subsection 5A to read, “Any person who has held office as President of the Senate, Speaker or Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, shall be admitted to pension for life at a rate equivalent to the annual salary of the incumbent President or Deputy President of the Senate, Speaker or Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives”.

The law however came with a proviso that “Provided that such a person was not removed from office by the process of impeachment or for breach of any of the provision of this Constitution”.

The law however did not exclude public officials like David Mark, the president of the Nigerian Senate, who, as a military retiree, currently enjoys pension from the government. Nigerian public service rules clearly prohibits public office holders from drawing pension from more than one government source.

Only Edo, Ondo and Osun States legislatures opposed the amendments. All 33 other states backed the proposal, effectively completing the amendment process.

Both chambers of the National Assembly, Senate and the House of Representatives, had in 2014 approved the proposal on pension, alongside those for more than a dozen other subjects, before sending them to the state Houses of Assembly for concurrence or otherwise, in line the provisions of the Constitution. At least 24 states assembly must vote in support for any clause to pass.

The current amendment to the Constitution promulgated by the military administration of Abdulsalami Abubakar in 1999 is the fourth of such exercise.

The Deputy Senate President is statutorily the chairman of the review committee.

According to the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC, the Senate President takes an annual basic salary of N2, 484,242.00 and allowances totalling N13, 911,758.00, while the Deputy Senate President earns N2, 309,166.75 and allowances totalling N12, 931,333.55.

The Speaker of the House of Representatives earns an annual basic salary of N2, 477,110.00 and allowances running into N9, 784,384.00, while the deputy takes N2, 287,034.25 and N8, 004,280.00, as salary and allowances, respectively.

The amendment, which says the former leaders of the National Assembly will draw the “equivalent of their annual salary”, adds to a growing number of legal provisions assigning lucrative retirement packages for Nigerian public officials after they leave office.

Several Nigerian governors have in the past years voted huge perks and benefits for themselves and their family members, with provisions not just for pensions and gratuities, but for foreign medical treatment for themselves and their spouses, and provisions for state burial when they eventually die.

Other amendments

The state legislatures also adopted the proposal for independent candidacy in future elections with 32 states voting in favour and four opposing. The four states are Kano, Ondo, Rivers and Yobe.

By the voting pattern, Sections 131 and 177 of the Constitution will now be altered in paragraph C by inserting after the last of the word “party” in line 2, the word “or he is an independent candidate”.

Also, 32 state Houses of Assembly voted to split the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice. At the state level, the Commissioner of Justice will exist differently from the attorney general.

Accordingly, Sections 150 and 195 shall be altered to separate the two offices.
On citizenship, the legislative houses accepted the insertion of a new section “25A” into the Constitution for anyone born in a state other than his own to enjoy the rights and privileges as indigenes of that particular state.

The section says, (1) “A citizen of Nigeria is an indigene of a particular community of a state in Nigeria if (a) he was born in that state; (b) his parents or grandparents belong to a community indigenous to that state; (c) he has resided in that state continuously for a period of not less than ten years; or (d) being a woman, who is married to an indigene of the community of that state, unless she chooses to retain the indigeneship of her paternal community.”

(2) “A person mentioned in subsection (1) of this section shall be entitled to all the rights and privileges as indigene of that state.”

All the states except Ondo adopted the proposal for the president to deliver an annual state of the nation address at the National Assembly. The amendment says the president will “attend a joint meeting of the National Assembly once a year to deliver an address in respect of the state of the nation.”

The report further stated in Section 67 that the president “may attend any joint meeting of the National Assembly, either to deliver an address on national affairs including fiscal measures, or to make such statement on the policy of government as he considers to be of national importance.”

The state legislature also accepted a proposal for the alteration of Section 225 to empower the Independent National Electoral Commission to deregister political parties if there is a breach of any of the requirements for registration.

Such parties would only be deregistered if they fail to win presidential, governorship of at least one state, chairmanship of at least one local government/area council or a seat in the national or state assembly election.

All the 36 state legislatures adopted the proposal from the National Assembly that the assent of the president is not required to effect an alteration to the provisions of the constitution.

Thus, Section 9 (4A) of the document will now read “For the purpose of altering the provisions of this Constitution, the assent of the President shall not be required.”

“This would be the last time any sitting president would sign the Constitution as section 9 of the same Constitution has been amended to ensure that after such amendments have been assented to by two-thirds of the country’s state houses of assembly and two chambers of the national assembly, such amendments become law,” Mr. Ekweremadu said.


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  • igbiki

    Make dem chop now.

    Na dem dey rule and after dem na monkey.

    When time come, we go reclaim our lost tinz.

  • IS.JESUS.CHRIST.A.CHRISTIAN

    GOODLOCK JONOTHING GAVE UP AND SURRENDER.
    According to PM news Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari probably held a secret meeting last night with President Jonathan’s loyalists in Paris.

    It will be remembered that Buhari left Nigeria on Thursday to have a meeting with key British political officers and heads of other global institutions.

    Reports from French sources say that the APC presidential candidate may have made a stopover in Paris where he met with close allies of the President, who, PM news says, are seeking reassurance that they won’t get jail time if Buhari becomes president.

    It is said that Tinubu, two Nigerian former heads of state and a wealthy Lebanese family are in charge of brokering the deal that will grant amnesty to some of GEJ’s loyalist if Buhari is elected in March 28th.

    The negotiations have been catalyzed, we read, as a result a foreign power in Nigeria losing interest in a President Jonathan administration.

    • emmanuel

      Mumu, how much has Tinubu, Fashola, Amaechi, Atiku, Saraki given to him from their loots?

      Who will probe Buhari for his GBP2.8 billion loot?

      Let us know where you will be after GEJ swearing in in May?

      • IS.JESUS.CHRIST.A.CHRISTIAN

        LIAR!!!

    • Godfrey Etokebe

      Even a LEBANESE now wants to CONTROL NIGERIA through BUHARI? I think that the LEBANESE should be more concern solving the problem in LEBANON!!!!!

      • IS.JESUS.CHRIST.A.CHRISTIAN

        LEBENESE IS GOODLOCK JONOTHING MAN.

        • Godfrey Etokebe

          ”It is said that Tinubu, two Nigerian former heads of state and a wealthy Lebanese family are in charge of brokering the deal that will grant amnesty to some of GEJ’s loyalist if Buhari is elected in March 28th.”
          From the above, WHERE is it stated that the LEBANESE is a GEJ man? Stop spreading falsehood and simply join the TRANSFORMATION Train of GEJ and PDP. VOTE GEJ and PDP for sustainable TRANSFORMATION!!!

          • IS.JESUS.CHRIST.A.CHRISTIAN

            THE LEBANESEIS AN AGENT OF GOODLOCK JONOTHING.

  • emmanuel

    The recent amendment is all about Nation and state Assembly. They only added Attorney General and minister of Justice separation to give it a semblance of general amendment.

    That document will be held down by a court in the next few days. The National Assembly is out to further ruin this nation.

  • Otile

    Wallahi, two corrupt Northerners to earn huge money for life from oil proceeds out of SE SS. Why would the North and SW want Nigeria to divide? The injustice perpetrated on our people will end one day if not sooner.

  • Ibraheem Aruna

    This is morally unjustifiable. Former Presidents and former state governors are already amassing a fortune in the guise of pensions,in bills signed into law by themselves, now the house speaker and Senate President are going to join the fold. Other members of both houses will at this rate canvass for similar pensions. Lest we forget that for every N100.00 earned over N80.00 is spent on recurrent expenditure. Worst still we are already spending over 25% of our annual earnings on the national assembly. Some people in these houses should realise the implications of these decisions on the overall development of Nigeria.

  • international games

    What kind of nonsense Constitution is this? What is a state? An Igbira man has NO STATE that he rules, but Yoruba have 6, Hausa have 8, Ibo have five, Ijaw have 2. Has God given them the right to make Constitution for others. This Nigeria needs to face the real problem when it comes to indeginization. Our states are no reflection of our indeginization. Our tribes are. Let us not be ashamed of it. Don’t be afraid to let tribes develop themselves within the framework of Nigeria, NOT STATES.

    • Godfrey Etokebe

      VOTE GEJ and PDP for CONFAB implementation!!!

  • _Proudly Niger Deltan

    THIS IS HOW THEY SQUANDER THE RESOURCES OF THE SOUTH & EAST

    But when we write to call our legislathieves hardened thieves and criminals, Premium Times DELETES our comments. Why then do you bore us with this report? Nonsense.

    Just imagine a Senate president earning a basic Salary of over N20m pa? …and the Soldier fighting boko haram (which some of the politicians created and/support) earns just N30K per month…and his wife buys at the same price rates at the market. If the Soldier manages to buy a ‘push me, I push you’, he would have to buy fuel at the same pump price with David Mark ot Tambuwal who both earn such criminal salaries?

    Why can’t all these thieves just sleep and never wake up? Why?

    Pensions for life? …and the traffic wardens who are on their feet in the sun & rain are owed even their regular salaries. They eventually die on the queue while waiting for their pension arrears e.g., Pa Olatunde Gbadebo, Bako Zimah etc etc etcOur sports men & women who sacrifice their best are ignored & left to die miserably. Even promises made when they triumphed in competitions are seldom kept. But from Shagari to OBJ, their pensions are paid in advance. Oh Wickedness! .. and this is after they steal from one fraud here & there. This is why we MUST break up this country. There is no going back.

    Their enjoyment of this pension will only be transient. This I know bcos our tolerance is outstretched…. May those who unjustifiably ‘corner’ the wealth of the Niger Delta to themselves die in their sleep. As they set up structures that make life difficult for the ordinary citizen but secure their own future, by the same token, may devourers eat up their barns, may vicious vultures eat up their eyes and those of their children and their children’s children while they are still alive. May sorrow, tears and blood never cease in their homes. May this prayer be to all who despicably treat us so so so bad. Amen? Amen!

  • Okiemute

    Have u ever heard of APC speak of the criminal salaries earned by public officials? This is one are they agree with PDP. Tinubu was reported to have dubiously routed huge pension emoluments to himself. Nobody is talking about it.

    But this is how it builds. Continues to build. Until it climaxes. When that time does come, it is only those who are not prepared who will suffer.

    This open rape is unacceptable. Since these legisla-thieves are not discussing with the wealth owners as they divert these funds to themselves, they should be prepared for whatever reaction they will get. Pollution is never cleaned up in the Niger Delta and here we are with crooks securing their future after destroying those of the communities of the Niger Delta. No. We will not accept this.

  • Eye Service Women

    When 200 girls were kidnapped by Boko haram in collaboration with apc, the pastors wife with missing teeth in her mouth went everywhere campaigning and protesting against the Govt instead of against the terrorists as was done in France, Belgium, Niger Republic etc. …But why has the Pastor’s wife not organized a protest against the salaries by legislathieves? …abi she no dey aware of this gidigba salary of these irresponsible men & women?

  • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

    YOU NOW SEE WHY NIGERIA IS A ZOO FULL OF DOGS, MONKEYS AND BABOONS.

    • Chris1408

      Even animals take care of their own. Nigerian politicians are killing the future and next generation. Animals don’t destroy their future generations

      • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

        YOU ARE VERY CORRECT.I DIDN’T EVEN TAUGHT ABOUT THAT.YOU SEE WHY THE ZOO CALLED NIGERIA MUST BE HISTORY.DO YOU LISTEN TO RADIO BIAFRA?I CAN GIVE YOU THE LINK IF YOU ARE INTERESTING.WHERE DO YOU RESIDE IN THE ZOO?

        • Nwa _ Africa

          He reside in Mars…Onye ori utaba like you…..Anybody calling for Biafra should be charge with treason but we have that Nigeria defeated us in the war….

          • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

            YOU HAVE RIGHT TO YOUR OPINION;BUT IS ONLY IN THE ZOO CALLED NIGERIA THAT SOME ONE WILL BE SENT TO PRISON FOR REQUESTING TO BE FREE FROM OPPRESSORS.THAT’S WHY PEOPLE LIKE YOU ARE MONKEYS AND BABOONS

          • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

            CAN YOU SEE THAT YOU ARE LOWER THAN A MONKEY FOR CALLING FOR SOMEONE TO BE CHARGE WITH TREASON SIMPLY BECAUSE THE PERSON WANTS TO SET HIMSELF FROM SLAVERY IN THE EVIL CONTRAPTION CALLED NIGERIA CREATED BY THE DEMON NAMED LUGARD IN ORDER FOR THE BRITISH TO STEAL BIAFRA CRUDE OIL.POINT OF CORRECTION;NIGERIA COMBINED WITH THE BRITISH AND OTHER EXTERNAL FORCES DID NOT DEFEATED BIAFRA.THE WAR ENDED NO VICTOR-NO VANQUISH ;MEANING NO SIDE WON OK!

  • Comfortkay

    Most of the constitution Amendments makes not sense first it does not indicates at what age that Pension salaries should be paid and this is part of the reason why making Teachers both in Federal and state government schools cannot pay salarie and wages every month because the law makes and governors get paid first.

  • Okey

    Where are the APC members of the National Assembly and State Houses of Assembly when this anti-Nigeria bill was being enacted into law ? What “Change” then are they bringing up if they cannot start from themselves ?

    • Philex

      My brother, I have asked that question several times in the past, but I get no reply. The situation is even worse now that we have a president who does not give a damn. Now they take any bill to him and he sign. At least we know that they was a president in the past who would fight them and refuse to sign some of these bill and they would even threaten to impeach him. But in the end, there was always somebody to challenge these thieves then.

  • Tunsj

    Anyone in their right mind ought to know that Nigeria is going in the wrong direction and it is about time to change and have new leadership. Pensions for life and millions have no jobs and poverty is high. What a country!!

    • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

      the solution is not to change the leadership after all there;s no difference between the two major party.who are the people that passed the slavery law?? is it the same party law makers.the only way out of this evil contraption called nigeria is to break up and every body going their separate ways.we must stop this fraud called one nigeria.because we are not one and can never be.the people hate them selves while the leaders are looting public funds,having fun and being protected by the police and army.Nigeria is not a country but a ZOO! FULL OF DOGS,MONKEYS AND BABOONS

      • Tunsj

        One thing that I will give you credit for, is when you said Nigeria is not a country but a Zoo. You made my day.

        • burning spear

          so why dont we allow the various animals go their way–yes its a zoo and we remain in that smelly zooo because of the oil wells abi———————-

          • Tunsj

            Agreed. But you should understand that most politicians are slightly twisted, cannot be trusted and they only care about themselves.

        • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

          OF COURSE WITH THE EVENT OF THINGS THE ONLY PLACE I CAN LIKEN NIGERIA TO IS THE ZOO.JUST LOOK AT THE WAY THE LEADERS AND POLITICIANS REASONS AN BEHAVE;THEY ALL LOST COMMON SENSE AND NEVER VALUE HUMAN LIFE. IS HIGH TIME THE MASSES RISE AND KILL ALL THOSE MONKEYS AND BABOONS AND LIFE WILL BE FINE FOR THE PEOPLE.I WILL ADVICE YOU LISTEN TO RADIO BIAFRA LONDON IF YOU ARE ONLINE.I CAN SEND YOU THE LINK IF YOU WANT.I WILL NOT REGRET IF YOU DO.

      • Guest

        Lack of wisdom is one among many of your displayed myopic thought process. We may have layers of problems, but God bless Nigeria!

        • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

          GOD WAS NEVER IN NIGERIA AND CAN’T BLESS THE ZOO CALLED NIGERIA BASE ON THIS SIMPLY HISTORIC FACT;GOD DID NOT CREATE NIGERIA BUT THE BRITISH DID VAI ONE MAN NAMED LUGARD.IT WILL INTEREST YOU TO KNOW THAT NIGERIA HAVE EXPIRED;IT ALSO A FACT; FROM EVERY INDICATIONS AND EVENTS OF THINGS HAPPENING IN THE ZOO.NIGERIA WILL BREAK UP THIS YEAR 2015 AND BIAFRA WILL COME.AS ALREADY ORDAINED BY GOD.BIAFRA EXISTED FOR OVER 400 YEAR BEFORE THE BRITISH CREATED NIGERIA.BIAFRA WAS CREATED BY GOD AND MUST BE RESTORED.OR EVERY THING DIES IN THE ZOO CALLED NIGERIA

      • TrueNja

        Agree, we have bad and greedy people in APC too but PDP is worst This is reason why we must vote for individual character not party.

        • NNAMDI EZENWAFOR UNIJE

          WHAT YOU SAID IS GOOD.YES TO HAVE CHANGE! BUT NOTE THAT THE ZOO POLITICAL SYSTEM IS BEING STRUCTURE BASE ON PARTY AND NOT INDIVIDUAL.IN A CIVILZED COUNTRY YES AN INDIVIDUAL CHARACTER MATTERS A LOT BECAUSE THE MASSES THERE ARE HUMAN WITH SOUND REASONING ABILITY AND COMMON SENSE NOT MONKEYS AND BABOONS LIKE IN THE ZOO CALLED NIGERIA

    • burning spear

      change ko change–Ni–keep the change—for all we care—mumu———– is Tambuwal not a member of APC why did he not reject the EVER-LASTING package

  • Guguru

    The criminals in Nigeria are writing the laws to serve their thievery.

    • burning spear

      Is tambuwal not with APC–will they reject the package if APC wins the centre–has APC said no to tinubus pension scheme?

  • katalyst

    That’s the change we are clamouring for. Now Tambuwal will earn pension for life as a speaker. He becomes governor of Sokoto and earns pension for life as a governor. The state assemblies will pass their own laws and state speakers and deputies will earn pension for life. Tomorrow they will say recurrent expenditure is 82% of the budget? APC change agents are deaf now. When Akwa Ibom passed their own pension act, hell was let lose. Is orai.

  • Chris1408

    Pension for life, in addition to the billions they’ve stolen. These politicians wicked oooooo. So Mark will collect pension from the military and NASS. The money is from the same purse

  • Musuru

    Awon ole!!! Shameless people!!! Why should we keep sponsoring and lavishing Nigeria’s wealth on these people who have done NOTHING???? This is really very annoying!

  • Philex

    So Mr. Mark, who was once Military Administrator, stole a little, then became a Minister and stole a little more. Then he retired as a General in the army and is receiving pension for life. He then became senator, stole some more, became Senate President and have been doing the mega stealing since then. So he will also keep collecting another pension for life, in addition to another military pension for life? And what of Tambuwal? So if he becomes governor now, he would be receiving his pension while he continues to steal more in addition to the one he has stolen. as speaker, abi? And when that is over after 8 years, he starts receiving the mother of all pensions for life as former governor, in addition to his speaker pension for life? These people are really wicked! And some people say it is wrong to send people to jail terms worth 2 lifetimes? Please, think again, my brothers. It is either we elect a man who will totally clean the stable, or prepare for the mother of all revolutions.

    • burning spear

      IS TAMBUWAL NOT WITH APC———————HAS HE REJECTED THE PACKAGE

      • Philex

        You get sense at all? Did you even read the post you are responding to? Or you just saw my ID and thought you should respond appropriately?

    • TrueNja

      You’re right o my brother. This people are killing us and will soon kill Nigeria patapata.

    • Aliyu Salihu

      PLS MR. XPLAIN TO ME HOW THE SAID CHANGE IS GOING TO TAKE PLACE WHEN PEOPLE (supposed agent of change) LIKE A. TAMBUWAL OF APC IS ALSO INVOLVE IN THIS DEAL, WOW’S IS BUHARI GOING TO BE DIFF EH.. LET’S 4GET ALL THESE POLITICAL LIES AND FACE REALITY. GIVE GEJ THE CHANCE TO FINISH HIS TENURE HE CAN’T BE THERE 4EVER!!!

  • —–

    BREAKING NEWS!!! —–Osinbajo In The Dark, Campaign Worried Over Lack Of Transparency——

    Guardian News – Houston, TX – With less than six weeks to the general elections, campaign activities of All Progressives Congress (APC) have suffered another setback over a tenaciously weakening health of its flag bearer, Muhammadu Buhari. The ex-general was secretly rushed to the United Kingdom for treatment, aboard a British Airways, according to authentic party sources.

    Buhari’s travel arrangement was made by a few close confidants under an emergency circumstance, and shielded from the key members of the campaign. The information it was gathered made it to the media quicker than expected, throwing the entire campaign into confusion. As of press time, the campaign is grounded in confusion, leaving inadvertent activities to small party groups and social media cliques with little or no knowledge of precise materials that represent the party objectives.

  • —–

    BREAKING NEWS!!! ——Buhari’s Sickness Grounds APC Campaign——-

    ” Buhari is being treated at a hospital located at Cavendish Street, Cavendish Square, W2 London West End, London.”
    —–pointblanknews

  • emmanuel

    Tinubu has the most criminal pension package in the universe. Gi check USA, UK, France, Canada, China, Swiyzerland.

    • Frank Bassey Duke

      To say Tinubu’s pension is criminal is an understatement. His pension is terrorizing….and anybody who is terrorizing is a terrorist. I suppose you can now see the link between pensions allowances an Sambissa house of assembly?

    • Action_Nigeria

      The All Propaganda Congress (APC) is an Alliance of Powerful Crooks (APC) who are rightly presenting themselves to Nigerians as the All Perjury Confidence (APC)

    • TrueNja

      This is the reason why change must come to Lagos state this April.

  • Marcel Ritz

    Talk about fighting corruption in Nigeria! This is nothing but institutionalized corruption period! The entire atmosphere is polluted. Selfishness and insatiable greed has taken hold of the leaders. God save our nation

  • Kunle

    How much billions will be enough for David Mark to live in his animalistic opulence? With his fat foreign and domestic accounts and with his current salaries and other perks including all the “egunjes”, David Mark still want fat pension from Nigeria. David Mark’s should change his name to “Mr Nigeria”. Animal!

  • Johnson

    So…only Edo, Ondo and Osun opposed the move??…

  • Alex williams

    WHY OBASANJO ENDORSED BUHARI –

    Why am taking a swift from supporting General Buhari . Just few hours ago, Obasanjo
    endorsed General Buhari as the man to deliver this nation. I was
    personally shocked, when I heard the news. This is because, I was
    expecting Baba to stay at the touch line, and leave Nigerians to study
    his body language. But the masquerade could not control his dance in the
    public market. Hence he mistakenly flogged his own mother who is also a
    trader in the market. Nigerians, I am left with no option than to tell
    us that, these ex-generals and their boys are up to something. The issue
    at hand is not all about the presidential seat.

    But rather, the national cake (oil blocks). Less I forget, is it not
    the same Obasanjo who woke up and hand picked his puppet 2011, who
    eventually grew like Joseph the messiah of Egypt? Is it not the same Obj
    that told us 2011, that General Buhari is too old to rule this country?
    Is it not the same Obj that told us Buhari is a dictator? Somebody
    should have a rethink like me. We must understand the preacher’s
    language before decoding his message. If Obj can take a swift and prefer
    General Buhari to Jonathan, a puppet he dedicated his energy and
    resources to win 2011 election, then as an average Nigerian, we should
    have a rethink and ask our leaders what is so special in Aso Rock. If
    leadership is to serve the people, why is it that,the ex-generals
    finally gang up against their new recruit on account of change? If we’re
    to outline the sins of Mr.President, are the ex- generals not guilty of
    such sins? One may ask why is SPEAKER taking a swift?

    Everybody
    wants change. But I am astonished the way and manner these ex- general
    joined the train of change. Is it that, this is the first time they
    heard the word change? If NO, why did they not change this country when
    they were given opportunity? Why advocating for change now when the
    puppet body language shows he Will not renew their oil blocks licence?
    Why advocating for change now, when the puppet purchased equipment to
    monitor and reduce vandalism? Why advocating for change now, when the
    strong headed puppet wiped out their ghost names from the civil service
    pay roll? Why advocating for change now, when the puppet sacked your
    boys as corrupt ministers? Why advocating for change now, when the
    puppet refused to dump Sambo for another puppet?

    Why advocating
    for change when he refused to kill Nigerians indiscriminatel y. But
    rather he is exploiting all means of dialogue. Unlike your Odi brutal
    killings and destruction. Why advocating for change now, when the puppet
    refused to twist governors hands with EFCC to pave his way like you
    did? Why advocating for change now, when at 72 years, you still tell
    your children of 50years they are the leaders of tomorrow? Why
    advocating for change now, when the puppet refused to give you the
    fertilizer deal? Why advocating for change now, when the puppet refused
    to jail your enemies? Why advocating for change now, when the puppet
    refused to rig election for your daughter? Why advocating for change
    now, when in your time railways were not working?

    Why advocating
    for change, when in your time, our judiciary could not delivered a fair
    judgement in favour of oppositions? Baba,Nigerians are fed up of you
    sitting in Otta, deciding their future. We want to decide our destiny
    with the help of God. We want to practice true democracy by using our
    votes to decide our future. Let the good works or antecedents of our
    leaders speak volume for them. Just after the presidential chat with
    Mr.President, we discovered that, you, your colleagues and errant boys,
    are spreading false informations to pave your way to aso rock. Lastly, I
    challenge you Baba, ‪#‎Tinubu‬, ‪#‎Atiku‬
    and others to tell Nigerians you don’t have oil blocks or you Generals
    are not fighting the last battle to protect your oil blocks. They won’t
    come out and speak my brothers and sisters. They want us to believe they
    are fighting for us. When they have their own local refineries at their
    backyards. R..I.P Fela: Animals wan dash me my human right.

    • burning spear

      FORGET ABOUT THAT RAG—CALLED OBJ–THERE IS NOTHING HE CAN DO TO CHANGE THE DYNAMICS OF THE SITUATION–JONATHAN IS A WINNER–THAT MAN IS SO EVIL–ONE WILL PREFER TO SHAKE HANDS WITH LUCIFER THAN RELATE WITH HIM….ITS GOD THAT MADE HIM TEAR THE PDP ID CARD IN PUBLIC–

  • favourtalk

    This David mark instigated it all becUse he will soon leave the house and he knows that he need another source of income after 16years in the house. Nigerians are not fools, they will rise up against all this injustice and corruption with thier votes in march

    • burning spear

      is david mark a member of the house of rep–tambual is APC–LET THEM COME OUT AND DENY

  • Musanga

    Can we now see that there is no diff between APC and PDP? Ordinarily, you thinking that this change agent will say no to this greed. Some gullible Nigerians still believe GEJ is our problem.

  • Nwa _ Africa

    Criminals in National Assembly are the many problem we have in this country….

  • boliatepa

    David Mark, coup plotter, June 12 scuttler, two pensions from the government for life. Very fair!

    • burning spear

      There is no difference between–David Mark——————-of PDP and Tambuwal of APC—————————–The House of Reptiles of headed by a member of APC————————–thief Tambuwal—————–this rubbish would have made news if APC had openly Rejected the mouth watering————-oil revenue based pension scheme——–initiated-at the expense of the oil producing zones in the South south———–Yet APC–does not want their son–to be voted president–so arrange with talakawas to stone his convoy————————–