• Photos from Saraki's Trial at the CCT Tribunal That Commenced Today

    Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), the Federal Government’s Chief Prosecutor in the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) trial against Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, today begged the court to re-cross-examine the government’s primary witness, Michael Wetkas, an operative of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Jacobs, in his comments, stated that Wetkas had made some ambiguous statements regarding bank transfers and ownership of the properties, No. 15A and B, MacDonald Street, Ikoyi, Lagos State. Commenting on Jacobs request, Barrister Atedze Agwaza, told Jacob that his request... Read More

  • Checkout The Massive Crowd At Saraki's House In Kwara For Rice And N200 (Photos)

    Thousands of people reportedly stormed the house of Senator Bukola Saraki, Nigeria’s Senate President, just to receive a cup of rice and N200. According to a Facebook user who shared the post on his wall, the people trekked several kilometres to collect this food item and there was a massive queue at the collection point. ... Read More

  • Saraki Talks About his Senior Aide Arrested by DSS - If He is Guilty, Let Him Face the Law

    We reported earlier that Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere, the National President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) and aide to Senate President, Bukola Saraki, allegedly went missing after operatives of the DSS reportedly broke into his office in Abuja and ransacked it. In an official statement posted on his social media accounts, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki said his aide should face the consequences if found guilty of the allegation levelled against him by the Department of State Services (DSS). It was gathered that the nation’s secret police had accused Ikenga of plotting wit... Read More

  • Bukola Saraki Promises to Fund Locally Made Goods to Produce on a Large Scale

    In a series of tweets, Nigeria’s Senate President, Bukola Saraki, introduced a challenge tagged #MadeInNigeria Challenge. The challenge, which will begin next year, is targeted at encouraging the production of locally made goods so as to reduce importation and strengthen our currency. The challenge will be in the form of a video posted with the hashtag #MadeInNigeria.  Manufacturers are to post 45 seconds to 3 minutes videos depicting products currently being imported which can alternatively be produced using local content from Nigeria. The challenge will give manufacturers a chance to... Read More

  • Check Out Bukola Saraki's 54th Birthday Cake Customized With Nigerian Colour

    Senate President Bukola Saraki is flanked on his sides by Toyin & Seni Saraki during the cake cutting in Ilorin, Kwara State. ... Read More

  • Read What President Buhari Tweet To Saraki as He Celebrate His 54th Birthday Today

    Senate president Bukola Saraki is 54 years old today and president Buhari via his Twitter account has wished him a happy birthday, calling him an influential politician of out time ... Read More

  • What Is On Bukola Saraki's Mind As He Gazes On Buhari Like That During Jumaat Prayer - Photos

    Moroccan King Mohammed VI was on Friday welcomed to the Aso Rock Presidential villa.During his visit, he engaged in Jumaat prayer with President Buhari, Emir of Kano, Sanusi Mohammed, Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, Senate President, Dr,. Bukola Saraki and host of others. But the look of Senate President, Bukola Saraki's face was talk of town.Can you caption the look on Senate President, Bukola Saraki's face?... Read More

  • Bukola Bolarinwa and Nasir Yammama Selected for the 2017 Queen’s Young Leaders Programme

    The Queen’s Young Leaders Programme is today delighted to reveal that 60 young people from across the Commonwealth, including Bukola Bolarinwa and Nasir Yammama from Nigeria, have been selected to receive a prestigious Queen’s Young Leaders Award. The Queen’s Young Leaders Awards recognise and celebrate exceptional young people aged 18 to 29 in the Commonwealth who are driving change within their communities and transforming people’s lives.Now in its third and penultimate year, the 60 young people announced today become part of the growing Queen’s Young Leaders community, a unique n... Read More

  • Senator Saraki in Trouble as PDP Senators Threaten Revenge After Staging a Walkout Protest

    The cordial relationship between Senate President Bukola Saraki and the PDP senators in the National Assembly might have ruptured after today's shocking incident. Senate President, Bukola Saraki might see the favour he enjoys from Peoples Democratic Party senators following the drama that played out in the Senate on Wednesday after Senator Yela Omogunwa representing Ondo South Senatorial district from the Peoples Democratic Party, defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Omogunwa's defection forced PDP senators to walk out of plenary on Wednesday and vowed to take a pound of ... Read More

  • Jimoh Ibrahim Blasts Olusola Oke on Twitter Ahead of Ondo Governorship Election

    Nigerian billionaire, Jimoh Ibrahim has blasted gubernatorial candidate of the Alliance for Democracy, Olusola Oke whom he accused of acute desperation to rule Ondo State as governor. It would be recalled that Mr. Oke was the gubernatorial candidate of the PDP in Ondo in 2012 from where he later decamped to the All Progressives Congress after the loss of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan in 2015. After losing the primary of the APC in September 3 when he came third, he defected to the Action Alliance and then Alliance for Democracy reportedly on the order of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ... Read More

  • Photos of Saraki and Ekweremadu Celebrating After FG Drops Charges Against Them

    The Federal Government had on Thursday, filed a motion withdrawing the charge of criminal conspiracy against Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu before the High Court of Federal Capital Territory. The high court in Abuja this morning, granted the application of the federal government to withdraw the forgery charge against Saraki, Ekweremadu, alongside Salisu Maikasuwa, former clerk of the national assembly, and Ben Efeturi, his deputy. Ruling on the application, Yusuf Halilu, the judge granted the application, saying: “Having heard his submission, I have no other... Read More

  • FG Reveals Why it Dropped its Charges of Forgery Against Saraki and Ekweremadu

    We reported it earlier today that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government filed a motion and have withdrawn the charge of criminal conspiracy against Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu before the High Court of Federal Capital Territory. The high court in Abuja this morning, granted the application of the federal government to withdraw the forgery charge against Bukola Saraki, Ike Ekweremadu, alongside Salisu Maikasuwa, former clerk of the national assembly, and Ben Efeturi, his deputy. Ruling on the application, Yusuf Halilu, the judge granted the app... Read More

  • BREAKING: Federal Government Withdraws Forgery Charges Against Saraki, Ekweremadu

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  • The Popular Saraki Market In Kwara Gutted By Fire, Destroying Valuables Worth Millions

    The fire, which was believed to have been caused by an electrical spark, started on Wednesday morning and raged till afternoon. The Saraki Market, lta-Ama in llorin, Kwara State was on Wednesday, October 5, gutted by fire, destroying foodstuffs worth several millions of naira.The hours-long inferno was said to have destroyed food items such as rice, beans, drinks among others, in over 60 shops.Confirming the incident, the  Kwara State Fire Service Public Relations Officer, Malam Mohammed Kazeem, said an electrical spark could have caused the fire when electricity was restored in the mar... Read More

  • Senate President, Bukola Saraki Welcomes Mikel Obi as he Arrives in Nigeria (PHOTO)

    The Senate President of the federal republic of Nigeria, Senator Bukola Saraki, on Monday night, played host as he received the captain of Bronze-winning Nigerian football team in the 2016 Rio Olympics, John Mikel Obi, in Abuja. "Had the pleasure of hosting @mikel_john_obi today & nice to get to know him off the pitch. Assures of a great game against Zambia," Saraki captioned some photos he tweeted. The Nigeria and Chelsea star, Mikel Obi, reportedly arrived the country in preparation for the world cup qualifying game against Zambia. ... Read More

  • PHOTOS: Buhari, Saraki, Abubakar, Osinbajo And Others @ Independence Day Celebration

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  • Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu are Back in Court over Alleged Forgery (PHOTOS)

    Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu are back in court over their alleged involvement in the forgery of Senate Standing Rules, 2015. Their trial resumed today after Justice Yusuf Halilu of the Abuja High Court at Apo, on July 11 adjourned it due to the Judiciary's annual vacation. Saraki and Ekweremadu are alleged to have masterminded the usage of the said bogus Standing Rules for the June 9, 2015, election, through which they both took over the leadership of the Senate. ... Read More

  • We Stole Saraki's N310m 'Cos He Wanted to Bribe Judges with It - Senator's Aide Confesses

    Senator Bukola Saraki's aides on trial for stealing the lawmaker's money have revealed why they committed the act. Some of Senate President, Bukola Saraki's aides involved in the November 20, 2015 theft of N310 million being transported to the senator have disclosed why they stole the cash. The aides snatched the cash from a bureau de change operator at 5 Nana Close, Maitama in Abuja. Tracked down by SaharaReporters and speaking anonymously, some of Mr. Saraki’s aides, who are currently on the run, said the senator was in the habit of warehousing large volumes of cash, mainly... Read More

  • Bukola Saraki Gave a Total Makeover to Rashidi Yekini's Mother's House & Business (PHOTOS)

    The aged mother of Nigerian football legend, Rashidi Yekini, who has been struggling with abject poverty and recently cried out publicly for help by concerned citizens of the country, has been finally remembered by the Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki.Grace finally smiled on the woman when the senate president decided to take the sad situation up and rehabilitated the woman's living conditions and revived her almost failing petty trade business, and now the transformation is simply amazing. Below are the before and after photos her apartment and business; ... Read More

  • Senate President, Bukola Saraki Extends Helping Hands To Late Rashidi Yekini's Family

    The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has hired a maid and a nurse to take care of the late Rasheed Yekini’s mother, Alhaja Sikirat Yekini.Saraki, represented by Alloy Chukwuemeka, the Director of Football, Abubakar Bukola Saraki FC, disclosed this on Friday in Ijagbo, Oyun Local Government Area of the state.He also donated a Tricycle to the younger brother of late Rasheed Yekini, Hakeem.Saraki said that he had financed the sinking of a borehole, renovated the residence of Alhaja Sikirat Yekini and upgraded her shop to a mini mart.He said the visit was to meet with the family and see how ... Read More