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SARAKI TACKLES NIGERIAN GOVT, INSIST NIGERIA IS BROKE.

Senator, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday insisted Nigeria is broke. Mr. Saraki’s submission contrasts the position of the Federal Government which, via the Minister of State for Finance, Bashir Yuguda, said the nation is not broke “in spite of the challenges on revenue stream coming from source –

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POSTPONEMENT OF ELECTIONS, AN OBSTRUCTION OF DEMOCRACY BY PRESIDENT JONATHAN

While we recognise the severity of the security challenges facing Nigeria today, sadly, these challenges are not new. It has been almost a year since Boko Haram kidnapped 200 of our schoolgirls in Chibok. Thousands of men, women, and children have now died at the hands of

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NIGERIA AUDIT INTO ‘MISSING’ OIL REVENUES IMMINENT AS POLL LOOMS

Goodluck Jonathan, the Nigerian president, has received a long awaited audit into billions of dollars of allegedly “missing” oil revenues just 11 days before a closely fought presidential election. The auditor general was asked to release key findings of the audit “within a week”, Nigerian media reported.

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Saraki joins Clinton, others to raise $500m for the Global Clean Cookstoves Project

New York, 21st November 2014: The Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment & Ecology, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki has joined Former US Secretary of States Hillary Clinton to raise about $500m comprising of $286m in grants, $127m in investments and several millions in guarantees for the global clean

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FG Accepts @BukolaSaraki’s Position on 2015 Budget Benchmark

Less than three weeks ago, former Kwara governor and current chairman of the senate committee on environment, Bukola Saraki, wrote an opinion piece in which he argued that using an oil benchmark of $78/barrel for the 2015 budget as the federal government proposed to do was unrealistic.

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SARAKI, CLINTON AND OTHER WORLD LEADERS FOR CLEANCOOK STOVES SUMMIT IN NEW YORK

The Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial district and Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology is set to join former U.S. Secretary of State; Hillary Rodham Clinton; and other members of the Clean Cookstove Alliance Leadership Council in New York at the Global Alliance for CleanCookStoves Future

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OIL BENCHMARK PRICE OF $78 FOR 2015 BUDGET IS UNREALISTIC- SENATOR BUKOLA SARAKI

These are troubling times for the Nigerian economy. Our revenue base is caving in under the stress of falling price of oil in the international market. Due to the drastic and persistent nature of this fall from the highs of $115 in June of this year, it

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SENATOR SARAKI IS YET TO ENDORSE ANY PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

The attention of the media office of Senator Bukola Saraki CON has been drawn to today’s publications in Daily Trust Newspaper where it was stated that the former Governor of Kwara State suspends his 2015 Presidential ‎Bid and would be supporting General Mohammed Buhari, a Presidential aspirant

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Senator Saraki Suspends 2015 Presidential Bid in interest of country and party

After months of wide but careful deliberations and consultations with my family, friends, political associates and supporters, today, I am announcing the suspension of my Presidential Bid in the interest of our country and party. As it stands, I have been deeply humbled by the spark that

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INTERNATIONAL GIRLS DAY; TODAYW E STAND FOR CHIBOK GIRLS

Across the globe, today has been set aside to celebrate our girls. Today isn’t set aside to celebrate them alone, but to reflect on our responsibilities as a family, clan, group, state and nation to protect and preserve the rights of girl child in order to open

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