This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, 28, August 2019
How Atiku Abubakar Framed Obasanjo – Presidency
The Presidency on Tuesday said former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has framed ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo over the years.
The presidency was reacting to a statement by Atiku claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration was bent on framing Obasanjo in order to stop him from criticising the present administration.
Biafra: IPOB Reveals Where Buhari Is, Vows To Arrest Him
Naija News recalls that the Presidency had said Buhari is in Japan to participate in the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) holding in the City of Yokohama.
What Sowore Told Court About Nnamdi Kanu Helping Him Topple Buhari Govt
Omoyele Sowore, the detained activist and convener of the RevolutionNow Movement, says the allegation by the Department of State Service (DSS), that he was sponsored by external forces to topple President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is false.
Naija News reports that Sowore made this comment on Tuesday in an affidavit deposed on his behalf by a lawyer in Falana’s chamber, Abubakar Marshal at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.
Busola Vs Fatoyinbo: Police Grant COZA Pastor Bail
The Senior Pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, has been granted administrative bail by the Police.
The COZA pastor was granted bail after hours of grilling by detectives over the allegation of rape levelled against him by celebrity photographer, Busola Dakolo.
How I Spent My Money Governing Abia – Orji Kalu
The Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu (APC-Abia) has claimed that he governed Abia State with his own money in the first six months of his assumption as governor.
The former governor made this known in his testimony at a federal high court in Lagos on Tuesday.