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11 Oct 2021
Former Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has sent a passionate appeal to members of the National Assembly to save the country the trouble that will result from the proposal to make direct primaries compulsory.
15 Jul 2021
Former President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has dismissed as misleading claims by President Muhammadu Buhari that the 8th National Assembly failed to hold any summit to address security challenges in the country.
16 Sep 2020
Former Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to demonstrate the Economic Community of West African States’ (ECOWAS) position...
3 Jul 2019
Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned what he called outright persecution of former President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki....
22 Jun 2019
Former Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has urged the Super Eagles to approach all their matches with determination, tact and unity of purpose, so as to come out victorious in the African Cup of Nations. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki said the 22-man squad should know…
10 Jun 2019
Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has directed the National Assembly management to distribute his severance package to families of three victims of the insurgency in the North East as well as cash-strapped children of late senators.
13 Apr 2019
The National Assembly has released documents containing its 2018 budget. The Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, released the document yesterday on his verified tweeter handle.
7 Apr 2019
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday, arrived Doha, Qatar, as leader of the National Assembly’s delegation to the 140th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) meeting that commenced on Friday, and end tomorrow.
13 Mar 2019
The Senate is to debate the general principles of the 2019 budget today.
17 Jan 2019
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…
12 Jan 2019
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.
30 Dec 2018
The Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described the invasion of the Abuja home of Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District...


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