Previous acquittal can’t stop Saraki from fresh trial — AGF (Punch)

The Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation has validated the move by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and any other law enforcement agency to investigate the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, for alleged corrupt activities. Responding to the…

*Afenifere hails Ambode for integrating Lagos into Oodua (Independent)* In Nigeria, being a young woman “is a crime” – beautician (Vanguard)

Afenifere hails Ambode for integrating Lagos into Oodua (Independent) Afenifere, pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation has hailed Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State for the admission of Lagos State into the Oodua Investment Group. Speaking with Daily Independent, Yinka Odumakin, the party’s…

Saraki votes, hails INEC for peaceful conduct (PMNews)

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has expressed satisfaction with the massive turnout of voters in Kwara State for the Presidential and National Assembly election in the state. According to a statement by SA New Media, Olu Onemole, Saraki spoke…

2019: Panic in PDP over Wike’s resignation (ThisDay)

There was panic in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over alleged threat by Governor Nyesom Wike to resign as the South-South coordinator for the presidential candidate of the party, Atiku Abubakar. The disquiet in the party was informed by the…

Saraki congratulates Atiku, lauds PDP, members for sucessful convention (Guardian)

The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has congratulated former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, for emerging as the Presidential flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the just concluded national convention of the party held in Port…

APC has truncated vision of Nigeria’s founding fathers, says Turaki

Frontline Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential hopeful, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, SAN, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government of derailing from the vision of Nigeria’s founding fathers. A statement released by Director Media and Publicity, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki…

Turaki meets Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed

As part of his consultations with party members across the country ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary, frontline PDP Presidential Aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has held a meeting with Kwara State…

2019: Tambuwal, Saraki perfect strategy, set to declare for president (SUN)

With the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) already scheduled its presidential primary election for early October, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal, are perfecting plan to formally declare their intentions to seek the party’s ticket. Other…

APC has made Saraki the current issue in Nigerian politics, Say Senators (Vanguard)

Senators Wednesday took a swipe at the ruling, All Progressives Congress, APC and its leaders, saying that they have in recent time, made the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki the current issue in Nigerian Politics. According to the Senators, because…

2019 polls budget: Saraki hits executive, says it lacks foresight (Punch)

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday berated the executive, alleging that its late submission of the Independent National Electoral Commission’s budget for the 2019 elections showed its lack of foresight. Saraki, in a statement by his…

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