This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, 1st November 2019.
Buhari Has Not Travelled Up To Obasanjo – Oshiomhole Says
National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has declared that Chief Olusegun Obasanjo travelled more than President Muhammadu Buhari during his time as Nigeria’s president.
Oshiomhole made the submission in an attempt to defend President Buhari’s many foreign trips since he was elected as Nigeria’s leader in 2015.
Boko Haram: Nigeria Army Begins Operation Positive Identification Today
The Nigeria Army will today, November 1st, 2019 commence its Operation Positive Identification nationwide.
Naija News reports that with this operations, soldiers would request people to identify themselves as part of efforts to track down fleeing members of Boko Haram and other criminals.
Kogi Election: INEC Reveals What Will Happen To Yahaya Bello Over Double Registration
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed its position on the double registration allegation levelled against Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.
Naija News recalls Natasha Akpoti, a member of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), had asked a federal high court in Abuja to disqualify the governor from seeking re-election in Kogi State over the issue of double registration as a voter.
Biafra: ‘How Nnamdi Kanu Predicted Atiku’s Supreme Court Defeat To Buhari’
A counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Barrister Aloy Ejimakor, says his client predicted the outcome of the Supreme court judgment in favour of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Naija News had reported earlier that the Supreme Court had on Wednesday, October 30, dismissed Atiku Abubakar’s appeal against Buhari’s victory at the tribunal.