This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Friday, 29th, May 2020.
Developed Countries Should Cancel Africa’s Debt
According to the President, who spoke at an UN-backed high-level meeting which held virtually, global solidarity was the hope for humanity in this pandemic.
Buhari Has Turned Deaf & Blind To Corruption – Investigative Report
President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused of turning a blind eye to corruption within his administration.
This was stated by the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), In its five-year assessment report of the achievements and gaps in the anti-corruption programme of the president.
Covid-19: Ogun State Relax Lockdown
The Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun has moved to relax the lockdown in the state.
Recall that the Gov. Had pronounced a Tate lockdown in a bid to flatten the curve of the coronavirus pandemic.
NCDC Reports 182 New Cases Of COVID-19
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed one hundred and eighty-two new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
The agency confirmed the new cases on its verified Twitter handle on Thursday night at about 11:27 pm. This brings the overall cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria to 8915.
Biafra: ‘They’ll Kill You Like Abiola’, Nnamdi Kanu Warns Southeast Governors
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has warned Southeast governors that “they will be killed” like MKO Abiola if they continue to do nothing while “Fulani invaders are ravaging” Biafraland.
Naija News reports that the IPOB leader who is on exile made this comment on the micro-blogging site, Twitter, where he stressed that if the governors were warned that the governors will not get either the Vice Presidency or the Presidency if they were initially promised to get that.