Saraki Tells Oshiomhole To Resign From Politics

Senate President Bukola Saraki has asked Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to quit politics. Saraki made the statement in Ilorin on Wednesday, on the sidelines of a remembrance ceremony held in honour of his late father. On Sunday, the Department of State Services (DSS) had detained Oshiomhole after some APC governors alleged that he received bribes during the party’s primary elections across the country. Saraki said based on allegations leveled against Oshiomhole, he had no right to remain the APC chairman, let alone remain in…

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Why North Central Must Present One Presidential Candidate – Saraki

A presidential aspirant under the platform of the PDP and Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has urged the North Central geopolitical zone to present one presidential candidate ahead of the party’s primary. Saraki also noted that the zone has worked hard to secure Nigeria and it was their turn to drive the country out of insecurity and divisiveness orchestrated by the ruling APC. The aspirant disclosed this on Sunday during an interaction with delegates and stakeholders of the party at the PDP Secretariat in Jos, the Plateau State capital. “I…

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Saraki Has Been Slowing Down Process Of Government

Lai Mohammed also said that the Senate President had been slowing down the process of government. According to Punch, he said “If Senate President Bukola Saraki were not a member of the APC, the party and the government it leads could not have suffered more than they had already done, with regards to the delay in passing the budget, approving key appointments and so on. “In other words, Saraki has behaved all along as a member of the opposition, deliberately slowing down the progress of the APC-led Federal Government. “It…

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Saraki Urges Muslims Ummah To Pray For Peace, Unity

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has felicitated with Muslim faithful in the country for another opportunity afforded by the commencement of the Ramadan which is aimed at strengthening their devotion to the Almighty Allah. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, also urged the entire Muslim Ummah to use the period to pray for continuous unity and peaceful coexistence in the country. He noted that, “the commencement of fasting has yet provided us with rare and unique opportunity…

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What Could Tinubu Be Telling Saraki Here? (Photo)

As the news of the Federal Government taking a new battle against Saraki went viral yesterday, it was shocking for some Nigerians to still see the embattled Kwara Politician in the midst of his party men and even the president who many believe is being used to facilitate a targeted war against Him (Saraki). At that marriage ceremony in Kano, this suspicious picture was taken. What could the Asiwaju of the Universe be telling Saraki that he looked this cool-headed and sober? Is it part of the “impossible reconciliation ”…

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I’m Not Grooming My Son To Be The Next Governor Of Kwara State – Saraki

Bukola Saraki, Nigeria’s senate president has refuted insinuations that his son is being groomed to be the next governor of Kwara state. The senate president while speaking on the politics of his home state of Kwara claims his son is not interested in politics. The former governor of Kwara also enumerated some of his glaciers as the governor of the state. He said during his tenure as the state governor of Kwara, the agricultural sector of the state was developed. “That is not in the offing at all. I am…

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There Is No Going Back On The Suspension We Placed On Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo – Saraki Boils

Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, said the suspension placed by the Legislature on confirmation of appointments made by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, still stands. Saraki pointed out that the confirmation of Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs, at the plenary on Thursday, did not mean that the Lawmakers had backed down on their action against the Presidency. This clarification came as Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, had raised a point of order, shortly before the Senate confirmed the REC appointments, to ask if the Senators had made a U-Turn on the…

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Pictures Of Saraki Swearing-In Ademola Adeleke As Osun-West Senator

Below are pictures of the swearing in of the new Senator representing Osun West, Senator Ademola Adeleke by the Senate President Bukola Saraki. Senate President had the below to say on his Twitter handle: I was filled with emotions today as I swore in the brother of Late Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke as the Senator representing Osun West. I am sure that my dear and departed colleague will be happy and filled with joy today. My only sadness is that Senator Ademola Adeleke is not coming in as an @APCNigeria…

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Saraki’s CCT acquittal: Fed Govt completes record transmission

The office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) yesterday completed the transmission of record of proceedings at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) to the Court of Appeal in Abuja in relation to the appeal it filed against the acquittal of Senate President Bukola Saraki by the CCT. The record, and briefs of argument to be filed by parties, form what the Court of Appeal will consider and review in deciding the appeal filed by the AGF (on behalf of the Federal Government) against the CCT judgment of…

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