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Nigeria Breaking News For Today July 12, 2017



This is a roundup of all the breaking news in Nigeria for July 12, 2017.

Multiple Explosions Rock Maiduguri Again

At least 11 persons lost their lives in multiple bomb explosions which rocked Maiduguri Tuesday night.

According to NAN which quoted a source who preferred to remain anonymous, the first and second explosions occurred at about 9.45 p.m. at Mulaikalmari, some six kilometers away from Maiduguri.

The source said that eight persons, including the suicide bombers were killed in the attack.


Just In: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Back From London After Meeting Buhari

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has returned back to Abuja from London where he visited ailing president Muhammadu Buhari Naija News can authoritatively report.

He will be presiding over Federal executive council meeting this morning starting by 11am at the Council Chambers in Aso Rock.

Information about his arrival back in Nigeria was shared by Laolu Akande the Senior Special Assistant-Media and Publicity to Professor Osinbajo.


Acting President Osinbajo Holds Meeting With President Muhammadu Buhari In London

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is expected to hold a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in London tonight, Naija News can authoritatively report.

This is the first time the acting president is officially visiting Buhari since he travelled to the UK for medical treatment a second time this year.