The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said that he is considering contesting the 2019 presidential election, adding that he believes he can “make the change.” Saraki, who stated this in an interview with Bloomberg, expressed concerns about...
The demolition on Sunday morning of musician Yinka Ayefele’s Fresh FM station has continued to trend on the social media. Some of the people who expressed disappointment with the demolition of the N800m Music House from which the radio station...
He said the defectors, including Senate President Bukola Saraki and Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal, left the APC because they wanted automatic tickets and “the sharing of the national wealth”, which the party could not guarantee. Tinubu said those anticipating...
Chief Dele Momodu on a courtesy visit to the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki in Ilorin as the famous traditional city prepares for a Durbar of the Ilorin Emirates.
Former Kwara State Governor, Senator Bukola Saraki has commended the sacrifice and contribution of former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to the development of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and democracy in Nigeria. Saraki also welcomed the emergence of...
The lawmaker representing the Ondo-North senatorial district, Senator Ajayi Boroffice, says Senate President Bukola Saraki’s continued leadership of the Senate despite his defection to the opposition party is an aberration which will not be allowed to happen again. Boroffice, who...
The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has opened up on recent defections in the polity, saying Senate President Bukola Saraki and Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, among others, left the APC because the party...
Not less than 252 special advisers and assistants appointed by Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto state, have resigned their appointments. Ibrahim Haske, spokesman for the aides, announced the development at a news conference in Sokoto on Sunday. He said their decision...
Senate President Bukola Saraki says the national assembly is committed to ensuring the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is well funded to conduct the 2019 polls. He said this on Sunday in reaction to the claim of the Buhari Media...
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has signed into law three Bills transmitted by the National Assembly. Laolu Akande, his Senior Special Assistant on Media, made the announcement in a statement on Saturday. The Acts were the Federal Capital Territory Civil Service...
President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to jail more of those who brought the nation into its present economic situation. The President said this on Saturday at the Aso Villa in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. He made the vow in an...
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described the demise of a former Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Koffi Annan, as the end of a golden era in global politics and international relations. Saraki in...
Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, spoke in Uyo when he led a delegation of some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senators on a solidarity visit to Governor Udom. He noted that...
A rousing welcome for the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki by women at the Uyo Airport, during his solidarity visit to the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, yesterday.
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, receiving a souvenir from the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel, during his solidarity visit to the governor in Uyo, yesterday
The chances of the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, to clinch the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party to realize his second term ambition in the 2019 general elections are still hanging in the balance, reports Punch. An impeccable source...
FORMER leader of the Reformed All Progressives Congress (R-APC), Alhaji Kawu Baraje has said that declaration of presidential ambition of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, is long overdue, adding that it is also proper, TribuneOnline reports. Speaking with journalists...
The All Progressives Congress, APC has reacted to the defection of the Gombe State Minority Leader, Alhaji Ahmed Usman form the party to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Usman dumped APC on Thursday during plenary over several attempts by the...
Group Political Editor Emmanuel Oladesu examines how defections have always led to the parting of ways between governors and their deputies. He points the way out of the logjam, reports NationalHelm. POLITICS of defection has often created a gulf between...
The Federal Government today insisted that it did not pay any ransom to secure the release of the Dapchi girls. The school girls were abducted by Boko Haram in February and released in March after a swap deal. Minister of Information and...