Saraki: Finally, They Got Him

By Comfort Obi For two days, I battled, with myself, whether to write on the unbelievable routing of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, in the February 23 Presidential/ National Assembly Elections  or not. It was the same way I battled before my write-up on the uncommon fall of Godswill Akpabio, former Akwa Ibom state governor, former PDP Senate Minority Leader and, soon to be former Senator in the same election. The difference: While Saraki’s took me the whole of 48 hours to decide, Akpabio’s was less than 20 minutes. Even the…

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2019: Saraki Lambast APC For Denying Kwankwaso The Usage Of Eagle Square For His Presidential Declaration

By Akinwale Kasali Few months ago, the likes of Senate President, Olubukola Abubakar Saraki, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and others defectors from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were the beautiful brides and strong voices in the ruling party. Just few weeks that they have left the party, the table has turn ed against them. Kwankwaso had earlier planned to declare his presidential ambition today at the Eagle Square, Abuja, but just few hours to the event, it was cancelled. This however angered Saraki,…

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Saraki Blows Hot

By Akinwale Kasali The Senate President, Olubukola Abubakar Saraki, has condemned the siege laid by the security operatives of the Department of State Services on the National Assembly, saying it’s “an assault on democracy.” Addressing a world press conference few hours ago, Saraki alongside principal officers of the 8th senate said that it is a matter of record that yesterday, lawmakers and staff of the National Assembly were prevented from entering the National Assembly Complex by heavily armed security agents of the Department of State Services (DSS). All entries to…

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Buhari’s Men Plot Saraki’s Impeachment While Senate is in Recess, To Replace Him With Uzodinma

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu A faction of the troubled All Progressives Congress, APC sympathetic to President Muhammadu Buhari which masterminded the failed coup against Senate President, Bukola  Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu  is not giving up. It has gone back to the drawing board and is set to activate the Plan B of the plot. The Source has exclusively gathered that the first phase of the Plan B involves expulsion of Saraki from the party.The National Working Committee of the APC will in the coming weeks meet where among other…

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Buhari Appoints Musiliu Smith As PSC Chairman

By Akinwale Kasali Former Inspector General of Police, Musiliu Smith as been appointed by President Muhammadu Buahri as the new Chairman of Police Service Commission, PSC. Smith will replace the present Chairman of the commission, Mike Okiro. Buhari also appointed five others as members of the PSC. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, read Buhari’s letter seeking legislative confirmation of the appointment as well as members of the commission.

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