This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Wednesday, September 26 2018
Aisha Buhari Orders Arrest Of Her ADC Over N2.5 Billion Fraud
According to Mrs Buhari, Baba-Inna, a chief superintendent of police, failed to remit huge donations from politicians and business people that he received in her name.
Breaking News: Court Nullifies Madumere’s Impeachment As Imo Deputy Governor
A federal high court sitting in Owerri, earlier today nullified the impeachment of Imo deputy governor Eze Madumere.
Osun Election Rerun: Abdulsalam Abubakar Meets With INEC Boss Behind Closed Doors
Nigeria’s former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar, earlier today held a meeting with the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu ahead of Thursday’s Osun governorship re-run and the 2019 general elections.
Naija News learnt that Mr Abdulsalami, who is also the head of a peace committee while speaking in Abuja, said that the committee decided to interact with stakeholders following the way the polity is being heated up ahead of the 2019 elections.
Aisha Buhari Disassociates Self From ADC’s Arrest
Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, have refuted claims that the arrest of her Aide De Camp (ADC), Sani Baban-Inna was instigated by her.
According to Mrs. Buhari, Nigeria Police Force, Baban-Inna’s employers arrested him to investigate the allegations leveled against him.
Saraki Meets With Kwara Guber Aspirants In Ilorin
The Senate President Bukola Saraki has held an important meeting with Governorship aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara state on Monday Night.
According to report, the Presidential aspirant admonished the governorship hopefuls to ensure that they conduct their campaigns in the builds up to the primary election in orderly manner.
Osun Gov Rerun: You Are Free To Withdraw, APC Tells PDP
The All Progressives Campaign Council for the Osun Governorship Election has admonished members of the party in the areas where the state’s election rerun will be held on Thursday to dismiss the alleged rantings of the PDP and turn out in their large numbers to vote for the ruling party.
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Chairman of the Council’s Media Committee, in a statement in Abuja dared the PDP to challenge the Independent National Electoral Commission’s declaration of last Saturday’s election as inconclusive, describing the claim as nothing but sheer bravado.
Source: Naija News