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Nigeria Breaking News Today Tuesday, April, 02, 2019


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This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Today Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Why I Visited President Buhari In Aso Rock – Okorocha

The outgoing governor of Imo state, southeast Nigeria, Rochas Okorocha, says he met President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock, to invite him to commission projects his administration executed in the state.

Naija News understands that the Governor who has been having a running battle with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole met President Buhari earlier today.

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Finally, Saraki Reveals Real Reason Senate Refused To Confirm Magu As EFCC Chairman

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has disclosed why the Senate rejected the candidacy of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

Saraki explained that the Presidency refused to follow standard global practice when the lawmakers refused to confirm Magu as the substantive boss of the EFCC.

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Rivers: APC Reacts To Rift Between Oshiomhole, Amaechi

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed reports of disagreement between its National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole and Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.

The duo were reported to have had a disagreement over the alignment of the Rivers State APC with the governorship candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Awara Biokpomabo.

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Okorocha Reveals Oshiomhole Plotting To Sideline South East

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has said the National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, is plotting to sideline South East leaders in 2023.

Speaking to newsmen after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, the governor accused Oshiomhole of turning the ruling party into a “regional party.”

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Again, Ifeanyi Ubah Speaks On Dumping YPP For APC

Anambra South Senator-elect Ifeanyi Ubah has dismissed rumours that he is plotting to dump the Young Progressives Party (YPP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Naija News recalls that the senator-elect had attended a “caucus” meeting of APC senators with President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Saraki Lists Senates Achievement Under Him

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has today listed some achievements of the Red Chamber, under him.

Saraki who spoke during the ongoing orientation programme for members-elect of the 9th National Assembly noted that he is glad that the 8th Senate is going out fulfilled.

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We’re Taking Over GTB Itself, Not Customs Account With The Bank – Innoson Insists

Innoson Nigeria Limited has insisted that the court judgment it obtained to enforce its garnishee order would be executed on Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) and not the Nigerian Customs Service.

Cornel Osigwe, the Head of Corporate Communications of Innoson Group, yesterday in reaction to an earlier statement by GTB that the writ of FiFa secured by the motor company was against NCS’s account domiciled in the bank.

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