Abubakar Bukola Saraki
‘Federal might or not, Kwara is PDP’
Professor Suleiman Olanrewaju Abubakar, Director-General of Campaign Organisation of Abubakar Bukola Saraki, believes that nothing will upend the the political control of Kwara State by the senate president. The former Minister of National Planning and Statistics told ABIODUN FAGBEMI in Ilorin that the current heat being turned on Saraki’s political dynasty by the opposition would…
IGP compromising my personal security, Saraki alleges
Senate president, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has accused Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, of compromising his personal security and endangering his life and called on Nigerians to hold Idris responsible should anything befall members of his family and himself.
Budget 2019: NASS workers strike, executive/legislative feud threaten presentation
It is likely that the promise by this government to reset the country’s disjointed and dysfunctional budgeting system, may not materialise before the end of President Muhammadu Buhari’s four-year tenure.
Amid hoopla over electoral loopholes, PDP revs up campaign
As the countdown to the 2019 general election continues, the capability and capacity of Nigeria to conduct credible, free and fair poll is becoming an issue as heated...
Offa Robbery: FG to hand over case to Kwara government
A report of the Director of Public Prosecution of the Federation (DPPF), Mr. Mohammed U.E. on the Offa robbery case, has directed the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to hand over the case to the Attorney General of Kwara State for trial.
Saraki, Ajimobi others want measures to boost pharmacy
Stakeholders in the health sector will today brainstorm in Ibadan toward enhancing service delivery in pharmacy practice.
Saraki swears in two new APC senators
Nigeria's Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Wednesday, swore in two new senators, Lawal Gumau representing Bauchi South and Ahmed Baba-Kaita representing Katsina North. The Senate president administered the oath of office on the new senators at the Wednesday Senate plenary. Gumau won the Bauchi South senatorial election held on August 11 under the platform of ruling…
Osun election: Police throw tear gas at Secondus, Saraki, others during Abuja protest
The Nigerian Police, yesterday, threw tear gas at top leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who staged a peaceful protest against the alleged roles of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Police in the Osun State governorship election last month.
Saraki laments Plateau killings
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commiserated with government and people of Plateau State over recent attack that reportedly left about 15 people dead.
Saraki obtains PDP Presidential nomination form
Nigeria Senate President, Bukola Saraki Friday obtained the Presidential Nomination and Expression of Interest forms from Nigeria Opposition Party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The Senate President on Thursday formally declared his decision to contest the 2019 presidential election during a dialogue with youths and young aspirants convened by the Not Too Young To Run…