Category Archives: Saraki

Dabiri-Erewa applauds Saraki’s intervention in plights of stranded Nigerian students abroad

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has commended the Senate President, Bukola Saraki for intervening in the plights of stranded Nigeria students on government scholarship abroad. Bukola Saraki In a statement issued by Abdur-Rahman Balogun, Special Assistant on Media to Hon. Dabiri-Erewa in Abuja on Thursday. […]

Saraki directs MDAs to submit outstanding scholarships to Senate

…Calls for Review of Scholarship Policy President of the Senate Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday met with representatives of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) responsible for the welfare of Nigerian Students on scholarships abroad now stranded due to non-payment of their living allowances and tuition fees by relevant government agencies. The Senate in plenary […]

Breaking: Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, Tinubu in closed-door meeting

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Monday held a closed-door meeting with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun and the APC leader, Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Chairman, Nigerian Governors Forum, Abdulaziz yari of […]

Saraki commends Buhari for signing NEDC bill into law

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law the North East Development Commission (NEDC) Bill.  President Buhari with Senate President Bukola Saraki  Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu on Wednesday, described the Presidential Assent as a “major development in the efforts […]

SERAP to Saraki, Dogara: Withdraw directives ordering banks to unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s accounts

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara to “Urgently withdraw the patently unconstitutional directives to some banks to unfreeze former First Lady Mrs. Patience Jonathan’s accounts.” SERAP The organization said that, “the directives to […]