Browsing: Dr. Bukola Saraki

Saraki spoke on Monday in Abuja when a delegation from the Centre for Crisis Communication and conveners of a proposed National Conference on Almajiri Phenomenon in Northern Nigeria, led by the Executive Secretary of the CCC and Chairman, organizing committee of the confab, Air Commodore Yusuf Anas (retd), visited him at the National Assembly. 

In a series of tweets on his personal account: @BukolaSaraki, the President of the Senate was responding to a story carried by some publications that a civil servant was being allegedly vilified for criticizing him. 

The party in a statement signed by its state Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Sullyman Buhari, and made available to newsmen in Ilorin, urged Nigerians to do a flash back to May 2014 when in the seventh Senate, Saraki as a member of the Committee on Finance probing the allegation of missing $20 billion dissociated himself from an attempt to rail-road the committee into giving surreptitious clean bill of health to Allison-Madueke and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.

Speaking while receiving a delegation led by the President of LAUTECH Alumni Association, Prof. Adewale Sunday, in Abuja, the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki,

Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the deceased as “a detribalised Nigerian who spoke truth at all times during his lifetime’’.

President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, who presided over plenary, said that the projections in the MTEF were assumptions and estimates that were produced to the best knowledge and capacity of the executive

The senator’s Director of Publicity, Alhaji Kayode Lakadri, presented a cheque worth the amount to the Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali, in Ilorin

In particular, the report singled out Obi, who is seen as the worse culprit, noting that he has not conducted local government election since he came into office more than seven years ago