Politics

SARAKI TO RUN FOR PRESIDENCY IN 2019

The President of the Senate Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki may be nursing a Presidential ambition for 2019. He gave the hint during the question and answer session at a press conference following the blockade of the gates of the National Assembly by operatives of the DSS. Saraki who was asked by a representative of a […]

Economic Report

Nigerian Government to Review International Trade Treaties

The federal government of Nigeria is working towards reviewing treaties and conventions in force. This was disclosed by a Special Assistant to the President of the Senate, Omishore. With reference to illicit financial flows from Nigeria which is sometimes tied to vague clauses in some of the treaties, Omishore said that “the aim of the […]

Diplomatic Channel

Saraki seeks better trade relations with Russia

The President of the Senate,  Dr Bukola Saraki, has commenced negotiations for improved trade relations between Nigeria and Russia, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Saraki said the relationship between the two countries was nowhere close to where it should be, adding that there was need for improvement to increase trade volume. The president […]