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Nigeria Breaking News,Today, Monday, 02 August 2019



This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 02 August 2019.

Mosque Demolition: See How Gov Wike Reminds Ganduje Of His Bribery Scandal

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has reminded his Kano state counterpart of his bribery scandal after a threat by Dr. Ganduje over the alleged demolition of Rainbow Town Central Mosque in Trans-Amadi area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital.

Naija News recalls that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, for threatening to take him to court over the reported demolition.

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Breaking: Police Boss Orders Arrest Of All Shi’ite Leaders In Nigeria

The Nigerian Police force has ordered for the arrest of all the leader s of Islamic Movement of Nigeria(IMN) in all the 36 states of the country.

Naija News learnt that the directives was given by The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, during the weekend.

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3 Nigerian Army Soldiers Killed 8 Injured In Fresh Boko Haram Attack

Three Soldiers of the Nigerian Army have been killed while 8 others have been injured after a shootout with the Boko Haram insurgents along the Monguno-Mairari-Gajiram axis.

Naija News understands that the shootout involved the Boko Haram insurgents and troops of the Sector 3, Operation Lafiy a Dole attached to Super Camp Monguno on Friday August 30.

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Imo: You Are Calling For Anarchy, Okorocha Warns Ihedioha

Senator Rochas Okorocha (APC-Imo West) has condemned the order for his arrest by Governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State.

Naija News recalls that the Ihedioha led government ordered a citizen’s arrest against Okorocha on Thursday, August 29 over alleged assault on a government official, Jasper Ndubuaku.

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APC: What Tinubu Said About Kogi, Bayelsa Election

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has predicted victory for his party in the forthcoming Kogi and Bayelsa governorship election.

The former Lagos State governor made this known while speaking in Benin, the Edo State capital, during the 90th birthday of Chief David Edebiri, the Esogban of Benin Kingdom.

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