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Cabal in Presidency reportedly agrees to ‘free’ Saraki if he frustrates confirmation of EFCC Chair

A cabal made up of high-level appointees in President Muhammadu Buhari’s office has struck a deal with Senate President Bukola Saraki to cease all forms of prosecution against him if he would agree to block the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu

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Buhari presents 2017 ‘budget of recovery and growth’ – See Breakdown

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday formally presented a N7.28 trillion federal government budget for 2017 to the joint session of the National Assembly for approval. Christened the “Budget of Recovery & Growth”, Mr. Buhari said the budget was higher than

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Edel-el- Maulud: Saraki felicitates with Muslims

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday urged Muslims to imbibe the injunctions of Prophet Muhammad which teaches humility, gratitude and charity toward one another. Saraki gave the advice in a message by his Special Adviser on

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Forgery: FG dumps fresh police probe indicting Saraki, deputy

There were indications on Saturday that the Federal Government is  no longer interested in pursuing the case of forgery of the Senate Standing Orders, 2015, allegedly masterminded by Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu. Investigations by SUNDAY

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Saraki congratulates Akeredolu

President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has congratulated the Governor-elect of Ondo State, Chief Rotimi Akerodolu over his victory at the poll. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja on

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Saraki Demands Review of Ghanaian Residency Fee

Senate President Bukola Saraki has appealed to the authorities in Ghana to review a $120 Residency Fee imposed on Nigerians living in Ghana. Saraki made the appeal to the Ghanaian Parliament when a delegation of lawmakers from that country paid

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Saraki lied he bought a house from proceeds of rice but he actually obtained a loan

Michael Wetkas, a detective of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, said Senate President Bukola Saraki borrowed money to buy a piece of property in Lagos, but that he claimed the money was from the sale of

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Senate President Saraki Loses Again As Appeal Court Dismisses Suit Against His Corruption Trial At The Code Of Conduct Tribunal

A Five-man panel of the Court of Appeal in Abuja has dashed the hopes of Senate President Bukola Saraki of evading the corruption trial initiated by the Federal Government for the alleged false declaration of assets. The Court of Appeal

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Political Interference Impeding Anticorruption War – Saraki

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has said political interference in the work of anticorruption agencies was impeding the war against graft in Nigeria. Saraki said this in his address at the “national conference on the role of the legislature

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Aisha Buhari vindicates Saraki, confirms Buhari’s govt. hijacked’

An aide to the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Friday said his boss had been vindicated by the recent outburst of President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, about her husband’s leadership. Bamikole Omisore, a media aide to the Senate President said the

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