Posts Tagged ‘Bukola Saraki’

APC Quiet Over Saraki’s “Muslim – Muslim Ticket” Allegation

by Breaking Timeson April 24, 2016
The All Progressives Congress has kept mum over allegations of political witch-hunting by Senate President Bukola Saraki. Saraki, in an article published in a national daily on Saturday,had attributed his trial by the Code of Conduct Tribunal to political persecution for advising the party against fielding a Muslim-Muslim ticket in the run-up to the 2015 […]

15 Key Points from Senate President @BukolaSaraki ‘s Candid Response

by Breaking Timeson April 24, 2016
1. “I did not do any deal with the PDP. I did not have to because even before the PDP Senators as a group took the decision to support my candidature on the eve of the inauguration of the 8th Senate, 22 PDP Senators had already written a letter supporting me” – @BukolaSaraki 2. “What […]

Senate President Replies Dele Momodu ‘s Candid Advice

by Breaking Timeson April 23, 2016
My dear brother Dele, let me thank you most sincerely for your article last weekend, “My Candid Letter to Saraki.” I take everything you said in that article to heart and I must commend you for your candidness indeed and the sincerity of your intentions. As you said in your article, you are someone I […]

How Saraki’s Education Fund Changed Our Lives – Beneficiaries

by Breaking Timeson April 23, 2016
In this piece, Abdullahi Olesin presents the testimonies of some persons who benefitted from the education fund set up by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki in his home state, Kwara. When Oguntominiyi Esther (21) and Oguntominiyi Yemi (23) lost their father in 2004 and mother in 2008, their hope of having university education seemed dashed. […]

Withdraw From Saraki’s Trial – Eminent Lawyers Tell Danladi Umar

by Breaking Timeson April 23, 2016
*Fault Supreme Court decision on CCT’s jurisdiction *Belgore, Uwaifo, Oguntade, Nwabueze, Udechukwu, Ozekhome, others concur Leading legal luminaries including former justices of the Supreme Court have advised Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Mr. Danladi Umar, to withdraw from presiding the ongoing trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki over alleged false assets declaration […]

Saraki: My Sin for My Persecution Was Opposing all-Muslim ticket

by Breaking Timeson April 23, 2016
Senate President Bukola Saraki says he is paying the price for what he calls “the original sin” – opposing the choice of a Muslim-Muslim ticket by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 presidential election. The senate president, who is currently facing trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on allegations of false declaration […]