Category Archives: Saraki

IPOB: Saraki, Senators in marathon meeting

By Henry Umoru ABUJA – SENATE President Bukola Saraki Tuesday entered into a marathon meeting with the South East Senators as part of ways to find a lasting solution to the crisis between the military and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Senate Present Bukola Saraki  Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan . Vanguard gathered that […]

SERAP to Saraki: Tell Nigerians if it’s true that a Senator gets over N3bn yearly

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Senate President Dr Bukola Sakari to “urgently explain to Nigerians if it is true that a Nigerian Senator gets N29 million in monthly pay, and over N3 billion a year.” Bukola Saraki Professor Itse Sagay, Chairman Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), had last week alleged […]

Saraki tasks ambassadors-designate on economic ties

By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—THE Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, yesterday, tasked ambassadors-designate to Japan and Malaysia to work out plans towards strengthening the relationship between Nigeria and the two countries to boost job creation and improve the agriculture sector. Saraki The envoys-designate diplomats are Professor Mohammed Yisa and Alhaji Nurudeen Mohammed, both indigenes of Kwara […]

Few Nigerians responsible for country’s woes — SARAKI

By Henry Umoru ABUJA—SENATE President, Bukola Saraki, said yesterday that Nigeria was passing through a difficult phase of nation building, occasioned by economic recession, rising insecurity and threat to its corporate existence as a nation by actions of some citizens. Against this backdrop, Saraki urged the 91,000 Nigerian pilgrims currently performing this year’s hajj to […]