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Governor Abubakar Bukola Saraki

Date of Birth: 19/12/1962


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Letting a crisis go to waste

A former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto; the President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki; and the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, are among the more ambitious hopefuls, making overtures to Buhari but wary as rivals put their campaigns into gear and gather momentum...


A date with destiny

That gives an interesting platform to the Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, who faces corruption charges at the Code of Conduct Tribunal...

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Bitter pills for the politicians

A shaky looking Buhari presided over the meeting with the girls, after which his communications team distributed pictures of a subsequent meeting between the ailing President and Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives...

An economy trapped in a political vice The Senate is due to debate and approve the government's 2017 budget on 11 May, says its President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki...

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Ambition and ethics

His opponents, led by Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Senate President and a leading contender for the presidency in 2019, say he is both incompetent and vindictive...


Partisan politics runs riot

Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki starts 2017 on better terms with Buhari than he was a year ago, partly because he has used his political weight effectively...

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No oil, no money, no deal

This week, Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki called for the government to start selling off its oil industry assets: that would have the twin benefits of reducing the government's liabilities to fund oil production and raising much needed cash immediately, he argued...

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Railroading senators

There is a split in APC ranks between backers of Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Senate President and ex-Governor of Kwara State, and of Bola Tinubu, Lagos State ex-Governor and veteran political kingpin in the south-west...


Big tests beckon for Buhari

People who could upset the president's programme include Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki and his PDP-affiliated deputy Ike Ekweremadu (AC Vol 56 No 8, 'No condition is permanent')...

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Buhari sets out his agenda

Other former PDP leaders due to play roles in the new government include former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar and former or serving state governors Abubakar Bukola Saraki, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Rotimi Amaechi...

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