Tag: Senator Bukola Saraki

#NigeriaDecides: Saraki Returned To The Senate; Thanks Supporters And Calls Opponents To Work With Him

By Chris Nomjov Results collated by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara state, indicate that Bukola Saraki wonKwara Central Senatorial District to return as Senator. A summary of the votes cast; total votes 195,304 total valid votes 187,585. APC votes 118,879. PDP 66,864. Senator Saraki confirmed the news[Read More…]

@BukolaSaraki: Are We Becoming A Police State Or Was This A Coup Attempt?

I think the gloves are now off and the knuckles are out. No one should be left in doubt as to what we face today. The show of shame has taken another dimension. I could not imagine that what happened at the National Assembly yesterday, where the police without hesitation[Read More…]

Tinubu, Saraki ‘Pick’ Buhari Over Atiku And Kwankwaso

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Ahmed Tinubu and Former Kwara State Governor, Bukola Saraki,  will support former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari. TheCable reports The primary election which is scheduled for December 2 will be an indirect primary voting system. The crisis over the method had[Read More…]

“In The Interest Of Country & Party” Senator Saraki Suspends 2015 Presidential Ambition

Senator Bukola Saraki, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Nigeria’s main opposition party, has today announced the suspension of his bid for the presidency in 2015, in a statement made available to NewsWireNGR Sunday. Even though his Presidential interest has sparked widespread excitement across the country, and has received[Read More…]

Gbemisola Saraki Declares Intention To Run For Kwara State Governor

Former Senator representing the Kwara senatorial district and daughter of late kwara political leader, Gbemisola Rukayat Saraki, on tuesday declared her intention to run for the governor of the state under the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). THISDAY reports. It will be recalled that Gbemi went against the will of her brother , former[Read More…]

Bukola Saraki: Political Stability And Judicial Independence

“Mr. President should provide leadership and protect the Judiciary”- Senator Bukola Saraki The current security situation in Ekiti State today is a big threat to our nascent democracy, political stability and judicial independence. Above all, it is an afront to our peaceful co-existence in our immediate environment and to our[Read More…]

PDP Is Fast Sinking Into Oblivion – APC

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Party (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has said that the PDP is a party on the road to extinction and that the APC will provide credible and visionary leadership the Nation needs. He said the party will rescue the country from the present woes[Read More…]

Minister Vows To Liberate Kwara State From The Clutches Of Bukola Saraki

The newly appointed Minister of National Planning, Dr. Olanrewaju Sulaiman, has said he would lead the struggle to liberate Kwara State from the grip of a former governor, Bukola Saraki. At a prayer/reception held for him in the Utako area of Abuja by Kwara State indigenes who were members and[Read More…]

‘Only A Visionary Leader Can Salvage Nigeria’ APC Tips Saraki For Party’s 2015 Presidential Ticket

Ahead of the 2015 general elections, members of the New Generation Nigeria, a youth organisation within Nigeria’s Opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the former Governor of Kwara State, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki to run for the Presidency in 2015 on the platform of the party. In a statement[Read More…]

Senator Bukola Saraki: Next Steps In Ending This Insurgency #BringBackOurGirls

As the struggle to reunite the young schoolgirls abducted from Chibok by Boko Haram insurgents enters its third week – like many Nigerians and our well wishers around the world – I welcomed the reports that the Federal Government has agreed to accept foreign assistance to aid in this mission[Read More…]