Saraki Betrayed Us, I Regret Supporting Him – Senator Speaks

Ali Ndume, senator representing Borno south, says he regrets supporting Bukola Saraki to emerge senate president. Speaking on Hard Copy, a Channels Television programme, the lawmaker accused Saraki of targetting those who oppose him. In March 2017, the lawmaker was suspended for “embarrassing” Saraki and Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west. Ndume had demanded that… Read More

2019 Presidency: Saraki, Atiku, Mark, Tambuwal Others Eye SDP Ticket

At least seven Presidential aspirants and sixty other senators are presently eyeing to contest the 2019 elections under the Social Democratic party SDP, platform, New Nigerian Tribune has gathered. The acting chairman of the party in Anambra State Chief Vincent Obi who revealed this to newsmen in Awka the Anambra state capital during the flag… Read More

IGP Idris: Tinubu, 8 Others To Attend Saraki’s Meeting With Buhari

The Senate has released list of lawmakers that will accompany President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. We gathered that the meeting will be holding Wednesday night. The 10-man delegation will discuss the alleged attempt to implicate Saraki in a criminal matter. This followed an explanation on the matter… Read More

Saraki Cries Out Over Alleged Set-up By Police IG

Saraki cries out over alleged set-up by police IG – Senate President Bukola Saraki said on Wednesday that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris was planning to frame him up for a crime. The Senate President who made the disclosure during the Wednesdays sitting said that intelligence reports made available to him by the Governor… Read More

Stop Blackmailing Me, I Owe No One Any Apology, IGP Idris Tells Senate

FOR his refusal to appear before the Senate at plenary yesterday, the third time in two weeks, to speak on the spate of killings across the country and the inhuman treatment meted on Senator Dino Melaye ( APC, Kogi West), the Senate, yesterday passed a vote of no confidence in the Inspector- General of Police,… Read More

We’ve resolved to declare IG persona non grata – Saraki

We’ve resolved to declare IG persona non grata – Saraki Rising from its closed door session, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, said the lawmakers revolved to declare the IG persona non grata, stressing that he is not fit to hold any public office in Nigeria or any other country. Saraki recalled that a court,… Read More

2019: “God Will Punish Saraki If He Refuses To Contest” – Primate Ayodele

Primate Elijah Ayodele, founder and spiritual leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, says there would be dire consequences if Senate president Bukola Saraki refused to contest for presidency in 2019. Primate Ayodele revealed this during the weekend while speaking at the dedication of an ultra-modern auditorium in Isheri-Olofin Lagos. The cleric stated that God wants… Read More

Bukola Saraki Celebrates His Predecessor, David Mark At 70

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described former President of the Senate, Senator David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark, as a patriot and a statesman. Saraki, in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, stated that as a two-time Senate President, a retired Brigadier General… Read More

Senate Moves To Debate TY Danjuma’s Statement On Insecurity In Nigeria

The Senate says it will on Wednesday, March 28, deliberate on the statement made on the insecurity in the country. Theophilus Danjuma had, at the convocation of Taraba State University on Saturday, urged Nigerians to resort to self-defence in the face of unending killings across the country. He also accused the military of complicity in… Read More

See how Saraki, Dogara react to Buhari’s refusal to assent to the bill presented before him

See how Saraki, Dogara react to Buhari’s refusal to assent to the bill presented before him. Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, have jointly reacted to withholding of assent by President Muhammadu Buhari on the Electoral Act Amendment Bill. Recall that Buhari on Tuesday turned down the amended Electoral Act bill… Read More

Buhari Pays N500,000 As Fatima Dangote’s Brideprice At Her Wedding

President Muhammadu Buhari, Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, were among the dignitaries that attended the wedding fatiha of Hajiya Fatima, daughter of Alhaji Aliko Dangote in Kano on Friday. Hajiya Fatima Aliko Dangote was handed over in marriage to the son of former Inspector General of Police, Alhaji… Read More

Senator Ogba tenders ‘critical evidence’ of plot to remove Saraki

Obinna Ogba, senator representing Ebonyi central, says he has evidence of an alleged plan by Abdullahi Adamu, senator representing Nasarawa west, against Senate President Bukola Saraki. Adamu is one of the senator’s who kicked against the amended election timetable for 2019. He was later removed as chairman of the northern senators’ forum after being accused… Read More

Buhari Writes UK’s Serious Fraud Office Asking Them To Probe How Saraki, Ekweremadu Acquired £15million, And £4m London Homes

The United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO), SaharaReporters has learned,  is on the verge on launching an investigation under the Unexplained Wealth Order into how the Messrs after receiving a letter from the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Bukola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu, President and Deputy President of the Senate respectively, acquired pricey landed properties in… Read More

CCT Trial: Saraki Closes Case After Calling A Witness

CCT Trial: Saraki Closes Case After Calling A Witness – The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday, opened and closed his defence before the Code of Conduct Tribunal in respect of the three charges of false assets declaration instituted against him. Saraki’s defence team announced that they were closing their case after calling their… Read More

What Wizkid Told Me – Saraki Reveals Powerful Secret (Photo)

The president of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has revealed what top Nigerian music artiste told him about his concert in Gabon. Dr Bukola Saraki, the Senate President of Nigeria, has disclosed the details of a conversation he had with superstar Nigerian musician, Wizkid. The lawmaker reportedly made the revelation in his keynote address at… Read More

CCT Trial: I’m Confident Of A Favourable Outcome Becausee Of My Innocence – Bukola Saraki Says

Senate President Bukola Saraki says he is convinced of his innocence in respect of the pending three-count charge before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). In December, the court of appeal had ordered the senate president to open his defence on the charges after the federal government appealed his acquittal by the CCT. The CCT… Read More

Why Abdulrazaq Rejects Senate President, Saraki (Read Now!)

A former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulrahaman Abdulrazaq, has said the PDP in the state does not need the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki.   In a statement on Thursday, he said Saraki’s membership would adversely affect the fortunes of the party.   Abdulrazaq, who contested under… Read More

Senate Summons Kachikwu, NNPC’s GMD, Many Others To Address Fuel Scarcity Issues

In a bid to end the ongoing fuel crisis and the untold hardship it is presently unleashing on Nigerians, President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, directed the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) to cut short its recess and immediately convene a meeting with industry stakeholders. Chairman of the Senate Committee… Read More