Saraki Reacts to Court Order on Forfeiture of Properties

The former Senate President of Nigeria, Bukola Saraki has faulted Monday’s judgement of a federal High Court in Lagos that ordered the interim forfeiture of two properties located in Ikoyi area of Lagos state. In a statement issued through his official Twitter handle, Saraki said the court was not informed about a pending court action…

Court Orders Forfeiture of Saraki’s Properties

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, ordered the temporary forfeiture of two properties belonging to a former Senate President, Bukola Saraki located in Ikoyi area of Lagos state following an application an ex parte filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Ilorin Zonal Office of EFCC had approached the court…

#SexForGrades: Atiku, Saraki Condemn Harassment of Young Women

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and the President of the 8th Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki have condemned sexual harassment of female students by some lecturers in Nigerian universities. Reacting to a trending BBC video documentary that exposed some lecturers involved in the conduct, the duo in separate statements issued through their Twitter handles respectively on…

N73.5bn Running Cost: Saraki Refutes Reports

The immediate past president of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki has refuted media reports that he failed to duly retire N73.5bn running cost allocated to his office, that of his erstwhile Deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu and others at the 8th Senate. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu…

Atiku Reacts To EFCC’s Prosecution of Saraki

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is using the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to persecute former senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki. Atiku in statement issued Tuesday morning wondered why the EFCC is still prosecuting the former…