This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria Today, Thursday, 30th, July 2020
PDP Mocks Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Fight (Video)
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has once again mocked the All progressive Congress-led Federal Government over several cases of corruption ravaging the system.
The Spokesman for the party, Kola Ologbondiyan at a media briefing described the corruption in Buhari’s administration as humongous, shameful.
Breaking: Fear As Two Planes Collide At Lagos Airport
Two planes collided at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria’s on Wednesday, raising fear among passengers.
A report monitored on Sahara Reporters by Naija News says an Airbus A330-243 owned by Middle East Airlines with registration number OD-MEA, ran into a Boeing 777 airplane with registration number TC-LJC operated by Turkish Airlines.
Breaking: Gunmen Attacks Borno State Governor’s Convoy In Baga Town
Suspected gunmen on Wednesday attacked the convoy of the Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, in Baga Town.
A source noted that the governor was on his way to some internally displaced persons (IDP) camps in the northern part of Borno when his convoy was attacked.
The source said, “The governor went to Kukawa, and on his way to Baga his convoy was attacked. Nobody was injured.”
Ondo 2020: Deputy Gov Ajayi To Dump PDP, Join Mimiko’s ZLP
The political intrigues surrounding the Ondo State Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, is far from over as reports have emerged that he has concluded plans to join the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP).
With his decision to join the ZLP from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) a third force has therefore emerged in the October 10 Ondo governorship election in the state.
2023: Ohanaeze Attacks Mamman Daura, Insists On Zoning Of Presidency
Nnia Nwodo, the President-General of Igbo apex socio-political group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has reacted to statement attributed to Mallam Mamman Daura, a person considered to be the head of the presidential ‘cabal.
Naija news reported that Mamman Daura in an interview with BBC Hausa Service was quoted to have said that we should not base the election of the president in 2023 on zoning but on competence.