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Nigeria Breaking News For Today July 20, 2017



This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Cabals Plan to bring Buhari back to Nigeria on July 27

Online news media, Sahara Reporters, has reported that the cabal in the presidency have made plans for President Muhammadu Buhari to return to Nigeria on July 27.

The news platform disclosed the information  in a tweet on Wednesday, July 19.

It was also reported the cabal has granted Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President free access to him.


Breaking: Aisha visits President Muhammadu Buhari in London

First Lady, Aisha Buhari, is currently in London on a visit to her husband President Muhammadu Buhari, Daily Sun has reported.

Aisha is visiting President Buhari in London amid speculations that she had been denied access to the President as a result of the perceived secrecy surrounding the president’s ill-health,

Naija News  had earlier reported that President Buhari left Nigeria on Sunday, May 7, after writing a letter to the Senate on his travel plans to sick medical assistance in the United Kingdom.


Boko Haram Suspects Die from Torture of Cameroonian Security Officials

Some Boko Haram suspects have died in Cameroon custody,from the the brutal torture of security operatives.

Amnesty International disclosed the torture, which is part of the Cameroonian security officials strategy to clamp down on the terrorist group, on Thursday.

Originating from Nigeria, Boko Haram haas crossed the shores of the country to cause frequent attacks on neighbouring countries Cameroon, Niger and Chad.


Angry Youth Set Suspected Robber Ablaze

A suspected robber was set ablaze by angry youths in Nkpor, near Onitsha, following alleged robbery attack on a businessman along Owerri-Awka road in the area on Wednesday .

A source told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the victim withdrew money from a nearby bank at about 3pm, when he was attacked by the suspect and two others operating on motorcycle.

According to the source, the suspected robbers collected an undisclosed amount of money from the victim after trailing him from a distance.