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Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Monday, 20th, January 2020



This a round-up of some breaking news, Today, Monday, 20th, January 2020.

Gani Adams Explodes Over Amotekun, Bombs Balarabe Musa

Gani Adams, Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba Land and National Coordinator of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), has berated Balarabe Musa, a former civilian governor of old Kaduna State, over his comment on the launch of the Western Nigerian Security Network, “Operation Amotekun”.

Naija News recalls that Musa had launched a virulent attack over the weekend on the six governors of the South West region for establishing the security outfit.

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Rescued Boko Haram Captive Reveals Leah Sharibu’s Location

A 22-year-old nurse identified as Jennifer Ukambong, who was held in captivity for about one month by Boko Haram terrorist group, says Leah Sharibu is currently located somewhere around Lake Chad.

Naija News reports that the rescued Boko Haram captive said this when she returned to Jos on Saturday after her release on Thursday, where her return was being celebrated by her relatives, friends, and well-wishers.

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2023: Finally, Yakubu Gowon States Stance On Igbo Presidency

Yakubu Gowon, Nigeria’s wartime Head of State, says he does not have any problem if power shifts to the Igbo for the 2023 Presidency as long as doing so would enhance peace.

Naija News reports that the General spoke in a special interview he granted to the Hausa Service of the British Broadcasting Service (BBC) in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the end of the war on Wednesday.

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2023 Presidency: Ex-APC Chairman Reveals Zone That Will Produce Buhari’s Successor

A former chairman of Ekiti state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party, Jideu Awe, says the South-West region will produce President Muhammadu Buhari‘s successor in 2023 Presidency.

Naija News reports that the former APC Chairman made this comment on Saturday, January 18, in reaction to a statement by Miyetti Allah that the southwest region might fail to produce the next president in 2023 because of the inauguration of operation Amotekun security initiative.

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Imo: ‘I Am Still In Shock’ – Ihedioha Speaks On Supreme Court Ruling

Sacked governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has admitted he is still in shock over the ruling of the Supreme Court that declared Senator Hope Uzodinma as the winner of the Imo Guber election.

Naija News reports that the Supreme Court headed by Justice Tanko Muhammad has sacked the incumbent, Governor Ihedioha from office.

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