This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Saturday, 18th, July 2020
Sowore Set To Be Re-Arrested, See Why
There are indications that Omoyele Sowore, the convener of #RevolutionNow Movement and publisher of SaharaReporters is set to be re-arrested.
Naija News understands that the Inspector-General of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Mohammed Adamu, has been petitioned by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, over a “malicious and defamatory” report against him, which was published on SaharaReporters.com owned by Sowore.
Breaking: National Assembly Gets New Clerk To Replace Sani-Omolori, Others (Full List)
A new National Assembly clerk has been appointed by the National Assembly Service Commission. He is Ojo Amos Olatunde.
Olatunde, who was appointed in an acting capacity, will replace the sacked Mohammed Sani-Omolori.
NDDC Probe: Court Stops Nigerian Police From Arresting Joy Nunieh
A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has bar the Nigeria Police and other Law enforcement agencies from arresting the former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Joy Nunieh.
Justice S.E Thompson who gave the ex-parte order, restraining the NDDC and others from arresting Nunieh, pending the determination of the matter in court.
‘I Wont Deny Magu, He Is Still My Son’ – Pastor Omale
Emmanuel Omale, founder of the Divine Hand of God Prophetic Ministry, Abuja, has noted that he will not deny Ibrahim Magu, suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
This is said while giving a sermon to his congregation, noting that he is a prophet sent to everyone and not just Christians.
Edo 2020: Political Parties Endorsed Obaseki Because Of Five Million Naira, Ize-Iyamu Reveals
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has berated a group of political parties that endorsed the incumbent Governor Godwin Obaseki of the PDP as their respective party’s choice in the upcoming election in September 2020.
Ize-Iyamu also accused the group of political parties of receiving five million naira from governor Obaseki.