This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Friday, 10th, July 2020
BREAKING: Buhari To Sign 2020 Revised Budget Friday, Present 2021 Budget September
President Muhammadu Buhari has fixed September 2020 to present the 2021 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly.
Naija News reports that Buhari will on Friday sign the revised 2020 Appropriation Bill into law.
Presidency Speaks On Who Buhari Has Approved To Replace Magu As EFCC Chairman
The presidency has moved to give some clarifications about who President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed to replace the embattled Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Speaking via a series of tweets on Thursday, Lauretta Onochie, social media aide to the President said it is better to wait for an official communication before rushing to tell the public unconfirmed news.
Federal Government Ends Subsidy On Petrol
The President Muhammadu Buhari-led government on Thursday announced that it has halted subsidy on petrol.
The Federal Government revealed this development in a statement released by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva.
Lebanese Ambassador Walked Out On Nigerian Lawmakers
The Envoy of the Lebanese government, M Houssam Diab allegedly walked out on the Nigerian lawmakers due to the presence of pressman.
Naija News learnt that Diab was summoned by the House Committee headed by Rep. Tolulope Akande-Shadipe, to respond to questions on the maltreatment of Nigerians in Lebanon, especially one Temitope Arowolo.
JUST IN: INEC Releases Timetable For Ondo Gov’ship Election Primaries (Photo)
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the calendar of congresses/primaries for the Onoo State 2020 Governorship Election.
Naija News reports that the calendar was released during INEC’s regular weekly meeting held today 9th July 2020.