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2019: Saraki Warns Against Do-Or-Die Elections

2019-02-04T07:32:11+00:00January 16th, 2019|Security, Share-Worthy|

...Says Senate has passed 257 bills President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday warned against making the upcoming general elections “a do-or-die affair” even as he insisted that Nigerians must be allowed to exercise their right to choose who will represent them at all levels Saraki who made the declaration while welcoming his colleagues [...]

Saraki To FG: Due Process Should Not Be Short-Circuited In Move To Try CJN

2019-02-04T07:45:35+00:00January 13th, 2019|Press Releases 
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Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has advised the Federal Government to ensure that its plans to put on trial the nation’s chief judicial officer, Hon. Justice Walter Onnoghen, does not cause chaos in the judicial system and that the due process is not compromised. Saraki in a statement in Ilorin today noted that he [...]

Engage With Stakeholders To Neutralise PVC Buyers, Saraki Tells INEC

2019-02-04T07:48:53+00:00January 10th, 2019|Press Releases 
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Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has advised the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to immediately call a meeting of stakeholders in the next month’s general elections with the sole aim of formulating plans and ideas on how to render useless the intention of politicians who he claimed are [...]

Jonathan Lauds Saraki’s Leadership of National Assembly

2018-08-31T13:01:01+00:00August 29th, 2018|Legislature, Share-Worthy|

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday commended the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, for the firm and progressive leadership he has provided for the National Assembly. Jonathan who spoke when Saraki paid him a courtesy visit at his Maitama Office in Abuja, said the tremendous support being enjoyed by Saraki from lawmakers in [...]

Saraki Salutes McCain: ‘He Was an Exemplary Lawmaker’

2018-08-31T13:05:00+00:00August 28th, 2018|Share-Worthy|

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has saluted late United States Senator, John Sidney McCain as an exemplary legislator who epitomized a bipartisan approach to lawmaking. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki hailed McCain as a soldier, a patriot, a great parliamentarian and American [...]

Sallah: Saraki Tasks Nigerians on Brotherhood, Peaceful Co-existence

2018-08-27T12:10:08+00:00August 20th, 2018|Share-Worthy|

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has urged Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of brotherhood and peaceful coexistence in their relationship during Sallah celebration and beyond. Saraki made the call in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Muslim faithful in the country, signed by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja. He [...]

Arafat: Saraki Urges Pilgrims To Pray For Peaceful Elections, Economic Recovery

2018-08-27T10:52:23+00:00August 19th, 2018|Share-Worthy|

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has charged Nigerian pilgrims currently performing this year’s hajj to use the significance of the Arafat Day tomorrow (Monday) to pray for peaceful, credible, free and  fair elections in 2019. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, said as Nigeria is [...]

Koffi Annan’s Death Symbolises End of Golden Era in Global Politics

2018-08-27T11:37:40+00:00August 18th, 2018|Press Releases 
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President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described the demise of a former Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Koffi Annan, as the end of a golden era in global politics and international relations. Saraki in a statement signed on his behalf by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, described [...]

Saraki Lauds Akwa Ibom Gov for Refusing to Be Distracted

2018-08-27T11:41:43+00:00August 18th, 2018|Share-Worthy|

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has commended the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Emmanuel Udom for rising above the recent distractions created by certain aggrieved politicians while rallying his people for the job of developing the state. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, spoke in Uyo when [...]

Senate Report: Reviving The Economy, Creating Opportunities

2018-08-03T16:05:05+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Reports, Share-Worthy|

Forward It has been three years since the inauguration of the 8th Senate. A period which has been marked by rising unemployment, oil price declines, economic instability and rising insecurity. Our nascent democracy has been and continues to be tested. As a country, we have a monumental task ahead of us, to stabilize the economy, [...]

Saraki Lauds The Guardian On 35 Years Anniversary

2018-07-13T19:01:35+00:00July 4th, 2018|Share-Worthy|

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, lauded The Guardian Newspapers for the landmark achievements it has recorded in its 35 years of existence. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the paper as a successful model of entrepreneurship in the country's media industry. [...]

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