/Economy

​Senate President Seeks Media Partnership to End Economic Recession

2016-12-15T13:57:11+00:00November 24th, 2016|Economy|

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday urged the media to collaborate with the upper chamber in its efforts aimed at pulling the nation's economy out of recession. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, in Abuja, while presenting a keynote address at the 2016 Awards/Dinner for Senators and [...]

$29.9bn Loan: Senate President Advises Politicians, Media Against Empty Speculations

2016-12-15T13:57:11+00:00November 17th, 2016|Economy|

--Says we never discussed the issue during my visits to Presidency Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has advised politicians and the media to stop peddling empty speculations about his recent visits to the Presidential Villa and linking such visits to the request by the Buhari administration for approval of the National Assembly to get [...]

Senate President: “Ending Recession Requires Dialogue and Cooperation”

2016-12-15T13:57:12+00:00November 15th, 2016|Economy|

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said any effort to end the current recession in the country requires dialogue and cooperation from all leaders. The Senate President’s comments were in response to repeated questions about his recent meetings with President Muhammadu Buhari and the Senate’s votes to return the President’s Medium Term Expenditure Framework [...]