This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Monday,11th, February 2020.
Buhari Reacts To Killing Of Over 30 Persons By Boko Haram
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolences to the families of victims of the latest attacks in Maiduguri, Borno State.
This is coming shortly after he promised that remaining students who were abducted from Chibok/Dapchi School would soon be rescued.
APC Set To Inaugurate Reconciliation Committee
The leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress has approved the membership of the party’s National Reconciliation Committee.
The development was revealed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party Lanre Issa-Onilu on Monday.
Leaders Are Deceiving Buhari About Insecurity – Shehu Sani
A few days after his release from prison, Shehu Sani, the former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the 8th National Assembly, the ex-lawmaker has disclosed on his twitter handle that President Muhammadu Buhari has been ruling in deceit over the years, noting that truth was not being told to the President as regards insecurity in Nigeria.
Naija News recalled that Senator Shehu Sani had spent about a month with the Nigerian Anti-Graft Agency, EFCC, over alleged extortion and bribery.
Fresh Facts Reveal Obasanjo, Yaradua Were Wrongly Jailed For The 1995 Attempted Coup In Nigeria
A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Farida Waziri has revealed that Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and Shehu Musa Yar’Adua were wrongly jailed for their alleged roles in the 1995 coup attempt in Nigeria.
She disclosed that the final report of the special investigative panel that worked on the trial of the alleged coup plotters was greatly influenced by some people in government as at that time.
Boko Haram Attacks Tungushe Village In Borno
Boko Haram insurgents have reportedly attacked Tungoshe community, about 20km from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Villagers who called their relatives in Maiduguri said they were currently hiding in the bushes, Daily Post reports.