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Tears as Saraki finally concedes defeat

Tears as Saraki finally concedes defeat

🕔16:41, 17.May 2016

“Every Nigerian has a representative in the senate and I remember when I moved for the second reading, the senate president asked whether any senator wished to…”

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UPDATE: Heartbreak for Saraki as 101 Senators mobilize against him

UPDATE: Heartbreak for Saraki as 101 Senators mobilize against him

🕔12:08, 28.Apr 2016

The upper chamber of the National Assembly has 109 senators, including the Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu.

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Tension as Buhari, Saraki send each other deadly signals

Tension as Buhari, Saraki send each other deadly signals

🕔12:20, 27.Apr 2016

“Post-Nigeria had reported that the President’s earlier refusal to sign the appropriation bill after been passed by the National Assembly had enraged members of the legislature who vowed to…”

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Controversy as Buhari sends dangerous signal to Saraki

Controversy as Buhari sends dangerous signal to Saraki

🕔17:50, 26.Apr 2016

In a bid to resolve grey areas in the Budget, the President had withheld his assent since the Budget was passed by the National Assembly.

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Tension in Saraki’s camp as calls for resignation worsens

Tension in Saraki’s camp as calls for resignation worsens

🕔15:04, 26.Apr 2016

The youths armed with placards containing various inscriptions, vowed to seal off the federal parliament for the initial three days to see whether their demands would be met.

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How Dogara and I were deceived – Saraki

How Dogara and I were deceived – Saraki

🕔13:03, 22.Apr 2016

From the foregoing, you have misled and misinformed the President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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Presidency, National Assembly set to deliver great news to Nigerians

Presidency, National Assembly set to deliver great news to Nigerians

🕔11:41, 22.Apr 2016

The grey areas have been the contentious Calabar-Lagos rail line project, which the executive insisted should be included in the budget.

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Oyegun replies Buhari, Party leaders over Saraki’s resignation

Oyegun replies Buhari, Party leaders over Saraki’s resignation

🕔13:06, 21.Apr 2016

“There were basically two points that I was making. Number one, as a party of change, we cannot interfere in a…”

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Tension as Senate, Tinubu clash

Tension as Senate, Tinubu clash

🕔16:55, 14.Apr 2016

It is believed that the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the National Leader of the Party, Bola Tinubu may have…”

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CCT Trial: Chief Judge bows to Saraki’s request

CCT Trial: Chief Judge bows to Saraki’s request

🕔16:04, 12.Apr 2016

Saraki had said it would amount to a violation of his right to fair hearing under section 36 of the 1999 constitution, as amended, for him to be compelled to face trial before a tribunal whose…”

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