#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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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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IGP must obey laws, Saraki, Dogara tell Buhari… Say Dino’s arraignment on wheelchair barbaric

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA–SENATE President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have told President Muhammadu Buhari to compel the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to obey the laws of the land. The two presiding officers of the National Assembly who spoke to the State House correspondents after meeting President Buhari behind closed-doors at the […]

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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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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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Saraki to Attend World Bank/IMF Spring Meeting

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki yesterday night left for Washington, United States of America, to attend this year’s Spring Meeting of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF). In Washington, the President of the Senate will participate in the African Finance Forum organized by the Corporate Council on Africa. The forum is expected to “bring together more than […]

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WATER RUNS FROM KWARA WATER CORPORATION TAPS AGAIN

It’s indeed a promise fulfilled as Kwara State Government today fulfilled its pledge as water is released from the Western and Eastern Water Reservoirs to serve Baba Ode, Pipeline, Tanke, GRA, Sabo Oke, Maraba, and Oke Ose, Adeta, Pakata, Oloje, Kuntu, Oke Ebo, Oja Oba, Emir’s Road, Gambari, Ipata etc following completion of Ilorin Water Primary Reticulation. The SSA Media […]

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