This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, 14th October 2019
Minimum Wage: NLC Tells State Councils To Get Ready For Strike Action
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned its state councils to ready for a strike action come Wednesday, October 16.
Naija News reports that NLC warned its state councils that it might embark on a strike action if negotiation breaks down again with Federal Government.
Former Bayelsa Deputy Governor Dumps PDP For APC
Ebei Peremobowei, a former Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, south-south Nigeria, has dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party.
Naija News reports that Peremobowei is decamping to the APC, a month to the governorship election in the state which is slated for November 16.
Bola Tinubu’s ‘2023 Presidential Campaign Office Opens’ In Osun
Naija News understands that there are indications that Tinubu has the ambition to be Nigeria’s President in 2023.
Boko Haram Leader Sends Message To Buhari, Borno Govt
Leader of the dreaded Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau, has rejected an offer of peace from Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State.
Naija News reports that Governor Zulum had urged the terrorist group to embrace peace and return to normal life.
Thugs Attack Adams Oshiomhole’s Residence In Benin
Naija News reports that this was disclosed in a statement issued by the Spokesman of the APC National Chairman, Simon Egbebulam.