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Senator Bukola Saraki

29 Oct 2021
Less than twenty-four hours to the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) national convention, the party is back to the precarious position it found itself shortly after losing the 2015 general election.
10 Mar 2019
The Senate President Bukola Saraki has congratulated Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq of the All Progressives Congress who emerged winner of the Kwara State governorship elections. Abdulrasaq won the March 9 elections with 331,546 votes out of a total of 453, 433 votes. The People's Democratic Party candidate Razaq Atunwa, backed by Senator Saraki, finished a distant second…
7 Feb 2019
Five suspects arrested in connection with the recent attacks on the 'Agbaaji,' Ilorin family residence of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, have been remanded in prison custody following their arraignment before a Magistrate's court in Ilorin. The suspects according to the Police First Information Report (FIR) are Omotosho Alawo, Ibrahim Shittu, Usman Ayilara Gobir,…
25 Sep 2018
The aftermath of the Saturday election has elicited a lot of reactions and realisations. The numbers have spoken. There is trepidation ahead of Thursday's rerun and there have been visits, talks and fresh alliances made to ensure victory. Senator Bukola Saraki is a name on the lips of both his rivals and allies alike. Senator…
30 Jul 2018
Senate president, Bukola Saraki has called Senator Abdullahi Adamu of Nasarawa West the 'attack dog of the executive', a liar, among other things. Saraki was responding to Adamu's latest claim that the Senate president called Senator Dino Melaye of Kogi West senatorial district a clown. Adamu told the Daily Trust that the Senate president referred…
5 Jun 2016
However, nothing showed how unprepared the new administration was to face the socio-economic challenges, as the six months vacillation in constituting the federal cabinet.


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Super Eagles on Friday in Abuja lost 0-1 to the Guinea Bissau senior national team, following a 29th minute goal by Mama Samba Balde in their Match Day 3 clash in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
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As the world marks the 2023 World Tuberculosis Day today, March 24, the Nigerian Thoracic Society has appealed to the government to do more in tackling Tuberculosis in order for the country to be delisted from the group of high-burden states.
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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has raised concern over the continued rise in the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere with devastating global consequences.
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The Cross River State Director of Public Health Mr Jonah Offor has said that the state is having a shot fall of about 4000 tuberculosis cases out of the 8,000 cases expected to be notified.
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Brazil's former president Jair Bolsonaro, who left the country for the United States two days before his term ended, will return home on March 30, his party and press service announced on Friday.