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Thursday, May 17th, 2018

 

Bukola Saraki Accused Of Sponsoring Cultists And Assassins In Kwara State

The Nigeria Police has vowed to undertake a comprehensive investigation of recent killings in Kwara State, not minding whose ox is gored. The Police made the declaration in response to an alarm raised by President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, to the effect that the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, was plotting to frame him up. Saraki had, during plenary yesterday, informed his colleagues of an orchestrated plan to implicate him and the Kwara State government in the violent cult clashes that assaulted the state recently. \Read More


Pray For Peace, Unity in Ramadan- Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has felicitated with Muslim faithful in the country for another opportunity afforded by the commencement of the Ramadan which is aimed at strengthening their devotion to the Almighty Allah. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, also urged the entire Muslim Ummah to use the period to pray for continuous unity and peaceful coexistence in the country. He noted that, “the commencement of fasting has yet provided us with rare and unique opportunityRead More


Bukola Saraki Accused Of Sponsoring Cultists And Assassins In Kwara State

The Nigeria Police has vowed to undertake a comprehensive investigation of recent killings in Kwara State, not minding whose ox is gored. The Police made the declaration in response to an alarm raised by President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, to the effect that the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, was plotting to frame him up. Saraki had, during plenary yesterday, informed his colleagues of an orchestrated plan to implicate him and the Kwara State government in the violent cult clashes that assaulted the state recently. \Read More


MELAYE: court to revoke Bail

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, prayed a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), sitting at Maitama, to revoke the bail it granted to Sen. Dino Melaye. Melaye, a senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, was on March 1, arranged before the court over allegation that information he gave to the Nigerian Police Force about an assassination attempt on his life on 15 April 2017, was false. According a charge marked CR/106/18, Melaye was alleged to have falsely incriminated the Chief of Staff to GovernorRead More


SENATOR’S SECURITY DETAILS WITHDRAWN AT DANGEROUS POINT

A senator, Emmanuel Bwacha, has told his colleagues how police security detail was withdrawn after he criticised the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. Mr Bwacha narrated his ordeal while contributing to an allegation raised by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, that Mr Idris was plotting to frame him. He said the police officers abandoned him on a trip despite having duly requested their company. “I came into this chamber this morning to raise a different matter. When I heard from the President of the senate of this dangerous plot,Read More


Tinubu, 8 Senators to attend Saraki’s meeting with Buhari

The Senate has released list of lawmakers that will accompany President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari. Newsmen gathered that the meeting will be holding Wednesday night. The 10-man delegation will discuss the alleged attempt to implicate Saraki in a criminal matter. This followed an explanation on the matter by Saraki at senate plenary on Wednesday. Members of the delegation are the Leader of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, the Chief Whip, Olusola Adeyeye, Minority Whip, Godswill Akpabio, Sen. Oluremi Tinubu (APC-Lagos) and Sen. RajiRead More