Saraki congratulates Emir of Ilorin on 22nd Anniversary
Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the emir as an exceptional royal father whose reign has been peaceful and phenomenal in the Ilorin Emirate in particular and in Kwara State in general.
Court declares Ndume’s suspension illegal, orders payment of his salaries
The suspension of the plaintiff (Ndume) is hereby declared illegal,unlawful and unconstitutional. The purported suspension contained in the letter of March 30 is hereby set aside.
Budgetary provisions must be transparent, well-funded, says Saraki
The Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday decried the implementation of the 2017 federal appropriation bill, saying budgetary provisions must be prepared with transparency and adequate funding in mind.
Saraki defends self on allegation over Paradise Papers
Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday defended himself over the leaked Paradise Papers wherein he was alleged to have broken the law.The Paradise Papers is a set of 13.4 million confidential electronic documents relating to offshore investment, leaked to the public on Sunday.
Nigeria loses N127bn to cyber crime, says Saraki
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, says Nigeria has lost about N127 billion to cybercrime.He made this known at Nigeria’s first Legislative Stakeholders Conference on ICT and Cyber security on Monday in Abuja. Saraki, who was represented by Senate Minority Whip Sen. Philip Aduda Saraki did not, however, specify the period within which…
Senate considers bill on workers transportation
The purpose of the Bill was to protect and enforce the safety and dignity of Nigerian workers by ensuring that employers make provision for safe and convenient means of transportation for their workers.
Investigate Ahmad’s nomination, Niger youths, CSOs urge Buhari, Saraki
Following the recent nomination of Mrs. Aisha Ahmad as a Deputy Governor Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the people of Bida Council in Niger State, comprising civil societies and youth organisation, have...
Maina leaks 2015 letter to Saraki, says N3tn pension stolen in 97 Agencies
Maina, in the letter dated June 19, 2015, which he wrote shortly after his return to the country, was seeking a review of his case and a probe of the various actions taken against him by people bent on intimidating him to submission.
Tinubu thanks Nigerians for sympathising with him over son’s loss
“My son was a highly intelligent person with a vibrant personality and a zest for life. He followed his own course and made his own way on his own terms. Those who knew him could not help but like him.
Buhari to present 2018 budget next week Tuesday
President Muhammadu Buhari will next week Tuesday present the 2018 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly.