This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Wednesday, October 10 2018
United States Speak On Banning Atiku From Entering Their Country
In a mail sent in by the US Department of Justice, it denied having any record that indicates that Nigeria’s former Vice President has a pending lawsuit in the US.
Court Orders EFCC To Probe Oshiomhole Over Corruption Allegations
The Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja earlier today, ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest and commence criminal proceedings against The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress party and the former governor of Edo state, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.
Sokoto Guber: Tambuwal Not PDP Candidate – Chairman
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chairman in Sokoto State, Alhaji Ibrahim Milgoma, has refuted claims, on Tuesday, that Alhaji Mannir Dan-iya, the governorship flagbearer of the party has been substituted.
Milgoma, while speaking to newsmen in Sokoto dismissed claims that, Governor Aminu Tambuwal had replaced Dan-iya after the former failed in his quest to get the Party’s presidential ticket for 2019 election.
I Will Never Have Anything To Do With APC, Fayose Vows
The outgoing governor made this known while reacting to the statement by the Ekiti Chairman of APC, Paul Omotoso, who said Fayose was not wanted in the party.
You Are Not Welcome To our Party – Ekiti APC Tells Fayose
The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said that Governor Ayodele Fayose is not welcome to its fold, after the governor threatened to leave his Party, People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
Mr. Paul Omotoso, the state chairman of the party, said that the outgoing governor is not welcome to the party.
Saraki Blasts APC And Its Spokesman, Nabena For ‘Poke-Nosing’ In His Business
Naija News recalls that the APC had in a statement by its spokesman, Yekini Nabenaasked members of the national assembly to reject him as senate President just as he was rejected at the PDP convention at the weekend.