Political Battle Over Use of Public Spaces in Nigeria
"The refusal to allow Senator Kwankwaso to utilise the Eagle Square for his presidential declaration, despite an earlier approval, sends a wrong message about our democracy, particularly the tolerance level in our politics. That square belongs to all Nigerians because it was built with public funds. We hope this is not what we will be seeing as we approach the 2019 general election," Senate President Bukola Saraki has said.
Rabiu Kwankwaso, Seneator and former governor of Kano State.
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Vanguard, 30 August 2018
Two president hopefuls on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki and former Vice Vice President, Abubakar Atiku, yesterday, condemned the… Read more »
But for Saraki's Leadership, National Assembly Would Have Been in Chaos - Jonathan
Premium Times, 29 August 2018
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