This is a roundup of some of the breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Emir Sanusi Gets New Appointment
Naija News reports that Bode Olofinmuagun, the Directorate of Information and Corporate Affairs of EKSU, confirmed the appointment Ado Ekiti, but did not give details.
Atiku vs Buhari: PDP, Ex-VP Head To Supreme Court Over INEC Server
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party and its Presidential candidate in the 2019 Presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, have said they will challenge the dismissal of their application to be granted access to inspect the central server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Naija News recalls that the former Vice President and his party had prayed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to grant them access to inspect the central server allegedly used by INEC to transmit results during the 2019 general elections.
INEC Server: What Aso Rock Said About Ruling Against Atiku
The Nigerian presidency in its reaction to the ruling against the former vice president Atiku Abubakar, described the judgement as ‘landmark ruling.’
This was made known by Presidential aide Garba Shehu, shortly after the Presidential Election Tribunal on Monday, June 24, rejected unanimously a request by Atiku and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to inspect the INEC server.
Presidency Reveals When Buhari Will Announce ‘Next Level’ Cabinet
Imo: Nwosu Reacts As Action Alliance Withdraws Suit Against PDP, Ihedioha
The Imo State chapter of the Action Alliance has withdrawn its election petition against the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate, Governor Emeka Ihedioha.
The governorship candidate of the party in the 2019 general election, Uche Nwosuhas reacted to his party’s withdrawal.
2023: Shehu Sani Calls On The North To Forget About Producing Buhari’s Successor
Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, Senator Shehu Sani, has called on the North to forget about producing the successor of President Muhammadu Buhari.
The immediate past Senator from Kaduna Central stated that the North Would be laying landmines and would destroy Nigeria if they insisting on producing the next president.