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Browsing: Senator Bukola Saraki
The party chieftain left the PDP in 2016 for the ADP where he became the state Publicity Secretary of the party in 2017, and later emerged as the National Publicity Secretary at the ADP’s national convention in Abuja in 2019.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the group converged at Adeta roundabout in the heart of Ilorin Township and walked through Adewole Estate, chanting songs.
The forum made this commendation in a statement jointly signed by Pastor Adedoyin Lawal, Salahudeen Abeeb and Lekan Olanrewaju, its president, secretary and treasurer respectively.
Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the emir as an exceptional royal father whose reign has been peaceful and phenomenal in the Ilorin Emirate in particular and in Kwara State in general.
Sani said this on Thursday evening during the conferment of the Kwame Nkrumah Leadership award on him by the West African Student Union
Saarki had in welcome address to senators on Tuesday asked the Federal Government to sell some national assets, including refineries and the Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Limited, to enable the country to come out of recession
The lawmakers said the SGF and the minister would explain the processes that led to selection of nominees before screening of the nominees would commence
In a statement to mark this year’s Democracy Day, signed on his behalf by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki described democracy as not only the most globally accepted system of government, but also the best solution to the problems confronting a multi-cultural, multi-lingual and multi-religious society like Nigeria
The school pupils and secondary school students arrived the Senate at 9am and took a tour of the Senate Chambers
Wabba said this while briefing newsmen after a closed-door meeting between the leadership of the union and the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki
He said the prosecution only obtained unofficial information of the London properties from its foreign partners in London
Saraki was arraigned by the Federal Government on 16-count allegations of false asset declaration and money laundering, which he had pleaded not guilty
The Federal High Court hearing the case in Abuja was forced to adjourn the suit following the absence of four out of the six defendants in the matter
Reacting to the several calls for Saraki’s resignation, including from another United Kingdom-based group, the Nigerians in Diaspora Group for Rule of Law, said facts in the public domain clearly prove that Saraki is the victim of persecution that is being made to look like prosecution for alleged corruption offences
Saraki is standing trial on a 13-count-charge bordering on false asset declaration and money laundering
The tribunal made its position known at the resumed trial of Saraki on Monday
The court, presided over by Justice Abdul Kafarati, said Saraki must face his trial by the CCT over allegations of false declaration of assets
Though a medical doctor like his father, trained at University of London from 1982 to 1987, his intelligence, diligence, hardwork and prudence in the management of resources endeared him to his father at a very young age
The TMG in a statement on Friday said Saraki had lost all moral grounds to continue to occupy the position of the Senate president