#2018Budget Signing: House Of Reps Replies Buhari, Says Executive’ High-sounding Projects Don’t Meet Common Man’s Needs

PRESS STATEMENT ON SIGNING OF 2018 BUDGET The House of Representatives is appreciative of President Muhammadu Buhari in signing the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law and wish to make the following observations: 1. That the budget is usually a proposal by the Executive to the National Assembly, which the latter is given the constitutional power of appropriation to alter, make […]

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SarakiInRussia: Here are 10 Things the Senate President said about Nigeria to the Russian Parliament

#SarakiInRussia: Nigerian Youth, Super Eagles, Wizkid and Boko Haram, Here are 10 Things the Senate President said about Nigeria to the Russian Parliament Today, Wednesday, June 20th, the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, addressed the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation at the invitation of the Chairperson of the Federation Council, Valentina Matviyenko. Here are 10 things […]

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BREAKING NEWS: APC rejects Olododo, as National Convention Committee members

The National Leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC) has invalidated the purported appointment of some aggrieved members of APC in Kwara into the National Convention Committee. In a letter addressed to the trio moments ago, the party stated that the purported appointment letters issued to them was invalid, irregular and inadvertent. This is a huge set-back to the camp of […]

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APC Spokesperson, Bolaji Abdullahi Harps on Youth Development

The National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has identified youth development as critical to the development and progress of Nigeria. Abdullahi who said this yesterday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital during an interactive session with a youth-led group, who paid him a courtesy visit, said the biggest issue in the country was […]

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Gov. Ahmed Warns From Linking Him And Saraki To Suspected Cultists

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has denied as false and misleading, insinuations linking him and Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki with the suspected cultists arrested in Ilorin, the state capital and transferred by the Nigeria Police to Abuja. Governor Ahmed, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Dr. Muyideen Akorede, said neither him […]

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Saraki Inspects Mosque Rehabilitation Sites In Ilorin

In line with his usual commitment to the course of Islam, especially as the Holy month of Ramadan approaches, the President of Nigerian Senate and Waziri of Ilorin Emirate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, today carried out an on-the-spot inspection of the three out of the four mosques being wholly rehabilitated by him in Ilorin, Kwara State. The mosques, some of […]

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We must preserve democracy at all costs; Saraki tasks Nigerians

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Friday urged Nigerians to guard the country’s democracy jealously and shun acts that could truncate it. He gave the advice in Lagos while speaking at the 4th Anniversary Lecture of The Niche Newspapers The theme of the lecture is: “Development Reporting and Hysteria Journalism in Nigeria”. Represented by the Deputy Chairman of the Senate […]

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Premium Times is Ignorant of Appropriation, Payments and Control; Finance Minister Adeosun Lectures Political Blog

My attention has been drawn to a smear campaign by an online medium, Premium Times, alleging “illegal sharing of pN10 billion from the national treasury.” The entire report is mischievous and made-up, negates the ethics of journalism, and displays a worrying lack of understanding of Appropriation, Payments and Control. It should therefore be disregarded by the public. Let me make […]

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