Tag Archives: Saraki

Provide Proof Of Your ‘Budget Padding’ Claim – Saraki Challenges Tinubu 

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has challenged Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to provide proofs of how the leadership of the National assembly padded budgets . This is in response to Tinubu’s yesterday claims that budget were hijacked under Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives. In…

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Singer & Philanthropist Bono In Nigeria With ONE Campaign Delegates, Meets With Osinbajo, Saraki, Melaye

                  A senior delegation from the ONE Campaign met with His Excellency Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Honourable Minister for Health on April 8th. They also met with key legislators including the Senate President, His Excellency Senator Bukola Saraki, Sen. Dino Melaye and…

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Saraki Finally Speaks On Election Loss In Kwara

Senate President Bukola Saraki has stated that in spite of the reported inadequacies that marred last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Kwara State, he is wishing the candidates who emerged from the election the best of luck. Saraki made this known in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu on Tuesday.…

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Saraki, Oloriegbe: PDP Agent Refuses To Attest To The Result, As APC, LP Sign

The People Democratic Party Kwara Central collation agent Hon. Isiaka Magaji has refused to attest to the report of Independent National Electoral Commission on allegations that there were massive fraud in some area within Ilorin west However, the Collation agents of All Progressive Congress (APC), Labour Party (LP), APP among others attested to the records…

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Saraki, Ben Bruce, Dele Momodu React To Atiku’s Performance During NTA Town Hall Meeting

The Senator representing Bayelsa East, Ben Murray Bruce, has reacted to the performance of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and his running mate, Peter Obi during yesterday’s town hall meeting. Both Atiku and his running mate pointed out some policies they intend to operate if elected. Reacting, Bruce said the…

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Elections: Buhari Govt Allegedly Plotting To Assassinate Atiku, Saraki – Ex-APC Spokesperson, Timi Frank

A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank has alleged of plot to assassinate the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at a campaign ground in one of the Northern states. Frank claimed that the plot by the…

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APC Blasts ‘Unruly’ PDP Lawmakers, After Booing Presidency, Blames Saraki and Dogara

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says the “failure” of Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, to rein in on “unruly” Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmakers is an indication that they planned to embarrass President Muhammadu Buhari. According to the cable, Buhari was booed by some lawmakers when he…

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Saraki takes Senatorial Ticket Away From Abdulfatah Ahmed, After PDP’s Defeat In By-Election

Abdulfatah Ahmed, The Governor of Kwara State,might forego his senatorial ticket for Kwara South Senatorial District for the incumbent Sen. Abdulrafiu Ibrahim as talks within the Dr. Bukola Saraki political family has asked him to step aside. Saraki, who is the governor’s godfather, had initially favoured Abdulrafiu but Ahmed sent many PDP governors to his…

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Saraki tells Police Not To Divert Attention From the Death Of Offa Robbery Suspect

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has pointed accusing fingers to the Nigerian police of diverting the attention of Nigerians from the death of the principal suspect of the April 5 deadly bank robbery in Offa,Kwara State, which lead to the death of over 20 persons. He stated this barely 24 hours after he called on…

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