The Senate has officially pardoned and recalled Senator Abdul Ahmed Ningi, previously suspended on March 12, 2024. The recall process began following a motion moved by Deputy Minority Leader Sen. Abba Moro, who expressed regret on behalf of the suspended senator.

Sen. Abba Moro pledged to assume full responsibility for Sen. Ningi’s actions, recognizing the seriousness of the suspension. The senator’s conduct during suspension has been a focal point of scrutiny and debate within the legislative body.

Senate President Godswill Akpabio emphasized Sen. Ningi’s resourcefulness, highlighting him as a valued member of the Senate. Akpabio noted that the decision to recall Sen. Ningi was made in the spirit of unity, transcending religious and ethnic divides.