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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.
23 Apr 2019
Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki has refuted reports credited to National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu on padding and delay of national budgets. In a statement issued yesterday by his Media Adviser, Yusuph Olaniyonu, he asked Tinubu to either substantiate his allegations or immediately withdraw them. Describing the APC leader’s statement…
3 Mar 2019
The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has expressed sadness over the death of Professor Adeyemo Elebute, whom he described as an award-winning physician that contributed immensely to national development. Saraki in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, said the late Elebute, the proprietor of Lagoon Group of…
4 Feb 2019
The Senate has withdrawn the case it filed at the Supreme Court against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Walter Onnoghen. Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu, Special Adviser to the President of the Senate on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Monday.
25 Dec 2018
The Special Adviser Media and Publicity to the Senate president, Yusuph Olaniyonu, has described the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's refusal to sign any more constitutional amendment bill as "politics of vendetta". "Since he rejected the PIGB a few months ago, I knew he will, in fact, not sign ANY bill till the end of his…
2 Jun 2018
Senate President Bukola Saraki has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the Not Too You go to Run Bill, which is one of the constitution amendment Bills passed by the National Assembly last year.
1 May 2017
To mark Workers’ Day, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has described Nigerian workers as the “life-blood” and driving force of the nation’s development considering their invaluable contributions.
19 Oct 2016
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and a Senator representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe, have advised the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) to join efforts with the upper legislative ...
6 Jun 2016
President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, yesterday admitted that N12 million was stolen from his house in Ilorin,‎ the Kwara state capital by burglars.
4 Jun 2016
Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday decried the fire that gutted the old National Assembly Building in Lagos describing it as unfortunate.
30 May 2016
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has lauded Nigerians for their efforts in sustaining democracy in the past 17 years despite the numerous challenges the country has faced within the period.


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