This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, 16th October 2019
FG, Labour End Minimum Wage Meeting, Fresh Decision Taken
Naija News reports that the Federal Government and the organized Labour resumed negotiation on the full implementation of the new minimum wage today, however, the meeting just ended without an agreement.
Aisha vs Daura: Presidency Feud A Dirty Public Fight – PDP
Naija News reports Fatima had accused Buhari’s wife, Aisha, of attacking her inside the presidential villa.
Court Fixes Date To Hear Sowore’s Application On Bail
The Federal High Court in Abuja has scheduled the hearing of an application seeking a softening of bail conditions imposed on the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, and co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, for October 21.
A lawyer in Sowore’s legal team, Mr Marshal Abubakar, confirmed the date for the hearing of their clients’ bail applications on October 21, 2019
Kogi: PDP Berates Buhari For Seeking Senate Approval Of N10bn
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the move by President Muhammadu Buhari to get the Senate to approve N10 billion for Kogi State.
Naija News reports that Buhari had written the Nigerian Senate, seeking approval for the payment of N10.069billion as settlement of promissory note to the Kogi State Government led by Governor Yahaya Bello.
Nigeria Has Not Treated Igbo’s Fairly – Peter Obi
Naija News understands that the former vice president claims every part of the country has been treated fairly except for the South East.