We won’t stop until we bring Chibok girls back – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has vowed that Nigeria will not stop its search for the abducted Chibok school girls until they return home. Saraki stated this on the third anniversary of the abduction. He also called for concerted efforts to rescue the over 200 school girls. “I speak on behalf of all Nigerians who truly…

Senate President Calls For Concerted Efforts To #BringBackOurGirls

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called for concerted efforts to bring back the over 200 school girls that were abducted from their secondary school in Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State three years ago. Speaking on the third year anniversary of the abduction of the girls, Saraki pledged that the Senate will…

Nigerian Senate won’t interfere with any religion – Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate will not make laws that interfere with the religious creeds of Nigerians. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, disclosed this when the Council of Ulama (Muslim clerics) in Nigeria visited him in Abuja. “I say that again, whatever…

7 Things Saraki Wants Nigerians To Know

#1. On whether or not he thought that being Senate President would come with so many crises and conflicts…   Saraki said: “Well, some of these come with the job and with the kind of politics that we play. The most important thing is to always stay focused, and have an objective, have a goal,……

My trial for false assets declaration politically motivated – Saraki

The President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, has declared that his ongoing trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, is political. Saraki is currently facing an 18-count charge before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, in Abuja over false and anticipated declaration of assets when he was the governor of Kwara State. In…

Ndume tried to embarrass me – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki, has said that former Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, tried to “embarrass” him, by accusing him of importing bullet-proof SUV jeep worth N370million. The Senate had in March, suspended Senator Ali Ndume for six months, for raising false allegations against Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye through order 14 and 15 at…

Saraki moves to decimate PDP caucus, targets Akpabio over ties with Tinubu

The cracks in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the Senate, may soon break open and widen, as strong indications have emerged that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has launched a fresh offensive to decimate it. Already, some members of the caucus, believed to be key loyalists of Saraki, are already calling for…

Presidency reacts to ‘fight’ between Buhari and Saraki, Dogara

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Mr. Ita Enang, has insisted there is no tension between the Executive and the Legislature. Enang stated this while answering questions from State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. “I am here to confirm to you that the relationship between the…

Saraki loses at Code of Conduct Tribunal

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday ​​lost in his bid to prevent the recall of an official of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) who had earlier testified in his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) for alleged false assets declaration. ​L​ead prosecution lawyer, Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), re-invited the CCB official, Samuel Madojemu,…

APC national leaders bribed PDP to plot against Saraki – Kwara chapter

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State has accused some national leaders of the party and a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of plotting against President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki. A statement on Monday signed by State Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Sulyman Buhari, however expressed confidence that the renewed plot…

I have no power to recall Ndume from suspension – Saraki

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said he has “no powers” to reverse the suspension of a former Senate Leader, Ali Ndume. He made the disclosure while addressing State House Correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday. Reacting to questions on Ndume’s suspension, Saraki said…