This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Today Thursday, 26 April 2018
House Of Reps Summons President Buhari Over Killings In Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has been summoned by the House of Representatives over the incessant killings in the Nigeria, Buhari is also expected to brief the house on the security situation in the country. The House summoned the president during plenary on Wednesday, April 25.
The unprecedented decision was unanimously welcomed by an overwhelming majority of the lawmakers.
Verification For Dino Melaye’s Recall Holds On Saturday – INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it will commence the verification of signatures of those seeking the recall of the embattled Sen. Dino Melaye on April 28.
INEC Federal Commissioner, Mohammed Haruna who made the disclosure at a stakeholders meeting today in Lokoja over the commencement of the recall process explained that the verification exercise would hold in 552 polling units in seven local governments under Kogi West senatorial district.
Fraudulent Politicians Have Been Worried Since I declared My Presidential Bid – Sowore
Omoyele Sowore, a presidential aspirant,today said since he declared his bid to run in the 2019 elections, some fraudulent politicians have been having sleepless nights.
Sowore said this while granting journalists an interview shortly few minutes after he was featured on a live programme Rockcity F.M radio Station, in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, enroute Ikenne for a town-hall meeting