This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria Today, Thursday, 23rd, July 2020
Ondo 2020: Jegede Wins PDP Primaries
Breast Eyitayo Jegede, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) has won the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship election ticket.
Naija News learnt that Jegede defeated seven others, including Deputy Governor Agboola Ajayi, who defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress with over 888 votes.
Just In: Sultan Of Sokoto Reveals Date For Eid-El-Kabir 2020
Friday, July 31, 2020, has been declared as the day of Eid-El-Kabir 2020 by the Sultan of Sokoto and the President General Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar.
Boko Haram Kill Aide Workers In Borno
Boko Haram terrorists has killed five humanitarian workers who were recently kidnapped along Monguno area of Borno State.
Naija news learnt that the terrorist sect on wednesday through a video showing the assassination of five aide workers. The Aide workers are the staff of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, Action Against Hunger, Rich International and International Rescue Committee.
Custom Sacks Two Top Officials Over Alleged Misconduct
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has announced the immediate dismissal of a Senior Officer, an Assistant Comptroller General of Customs (ACG) Aminu Dahiru for an “act of negligence.
Naija News learnt that another top officer ACG, Bashir Abubakar was force-fully retired
In a statement signed on behalf of the Customs Comptroller General Hammed Ali, by the Service’s National Public Relations Officer, Deputy Comptroller Joseph Attah, and made.
Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu In Fresh Trouble As APC Member Seeks Disqualification
It may not be smooth sailing yet for Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has filed a suit seeking to disqualify the governorship candidate of the party in Edo State.
Naija News reports that an aggrieved member of the APC and legal practitioner, Charles Ude, on Wednesday, filed a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja against Ize-Iyamu.
Ondo 2020: Protest As Sorting Kick Starts In PDP Primary
Few hours after the end to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primary election in Ondo State, some delegates are protesting the alleged introduction of additional 17 additional delegates. Naija News learnt that the protest enveloped the venue of the governorship primary of thePDP) as sorting of ballot papers kick-started.
Source: Naija News