Saraki, allies move to regain relevance in Kwara
The recent move by the people of Kwara State, which ousted former Senate President, Bukola Saraki from the National Assembly and broke his stranglehold on the soul of Kwara, may not have sounded the death knell on his political career.
Rise of Gbemisola Saraki from Bukola’s rubble
Having been overshadowed by her brother and former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, in both Kwara State and national politics for a while, Gbemisola Saraki now has a chance to bounce back. She was recently cleared by the Senate for a ministerial role in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet.
JOHESU, AHPA urge FMoH to address welfare challenges of members
Health workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU)/Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) have urged the Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) to address all welfare challenges by members that threaten industrial harmony in the sector.
Saraki, Keyamo, Akpabio make Buhari 43 ministerial list
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday sent the list of 43 ministerial nominees for screening and confirmation as ministers to the National Assembly. Some of the names on the list include former Akwa Ibom State governor, Godswill Akpabio, Buhari campaign spokesperson, Festus Keyamo, and Senator Gbemisola Saraki. The list received by the senate came almost two…
Restructuring: When one house is better than two!
Throughout his sojourn at the National Assembly, former senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki never saw anything immoral in expending one-quarter of the federal budget on fuelling the false lifestyle of lawmakers and their hangers-on.
When otooge exploded Saraki’s dynastic mystique
Vote, a portent democratic weapon, when firmly wielded in the hands of the electorate, in a free and fair electoral contest, could unsettle claims...
Ninth National Assembly resumes amid uncertainties
After its proclamation on June 11, 2019 by President Muhammadu Buhari, the 9th Nigeria’s National Assembly begins its plenary journey to the first...
No amount of media campaign against Magu will stop Saraki’s prosecution – EFCC
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says no amount of media campaign against its Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu will stop the prosecution of the former President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki.
We won’t be distracted in your prosecution, EFCC tells Saraki
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has stated that no amount of media campaign against its acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu, would truncate the prosecution of erstwhile Senate President Bukola Saraki over alleged corruption. In a statement by its acting spokesperson, Tony Orilade, the anti-graft agency said: "The attention of the commission has been drawn…
Aisha Buhari: A mystery woman?
Sir: People see First Lady, Aisha Buhari from different perspectives. Some people see her through the image of her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari and a traditional Nigerian housewife, who simply echoes the voice of her husband. Others see her through the prism of a neo-political activism and expect her to choose a different ideo-political path…