April 18, 2018

ATTACK ON SENATE: Saraki Commends Colleagues, House Members for Defending Democracy READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended the leadership and all members of the Senate for standing up firmly in defence of democracy and the rule of law with their decision to defy those who machinated an attack on the Red Chambers of the National Assembly in which the mace was forcefully taken away. Saraki, speaking from Washington where he is attending the Spring Meeting of the World Bank/International Monetary Fund (IMF),  also lauded the swift reaction by the leadership and members of the House of Representives in demonstrating their solidarity with the red chamber and thereby sending a strong signal that enemies of democracy and those who want [Read]

BREAKING: Coup in Senate As Thugs Invade Chambers, Escape with Mace SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME has it that the Nigerian Senate has been stripped of its symbol of authority today, when about 10 unknown invaders stormed the Chambers and escaped with the mace. Accusing fingers are being pointed at ‘suspended’ Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, who was allegedly accompanied into the Chambers by the invaders during the plenary. Spokesman to Senate President Bukola Saraki, Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu, confirmed the incident when contacted by our source. NEWS FLAKES NG further learnt that the invaders escaped with the seized mace in a black SUV. This is a developing story. Please Check back here later for more fresh updates. News [Read]