This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 5th, October 2020
Kukah Reveals How Politicians Caused Agitation For Nigeria’s Break Up
Rev Matthew Kukah on Sunday blamed Nigeria politicians for the agitation for the actualization of Biafra.
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese in his statement noted that the call for Nigeria to break up is a result of corruption in the country.
Ondo2020: INEC Chairman Pays Readiness Assessment Visit To Ondo Ahead Of October 10 Polls
Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has paid a readiness assessment visit to Ondo State ahead of the October 10 governorship elections in the state.
Naija News understands that Yakubu, alongside National Commissioners, Technical Teams and Directors on Sunday, October 4 visited the Ifedore Local Government office of the commission to inspect all sensitive and non-sensitive election materials supplied for the governorship polls.
Nigerian Youths Are Creative And Hardworking – Aisha Buhari Reveal
The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has commended the passion, zeal and outstanding performances displayed by members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) during Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary Parade in Abuja.
Mrs Buhari, spoke when she hosted corps members who participated in the 60th Independence Parade to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Stop Insulting Our Governors, PDP Warns Buni
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned the National Caretaker Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Yobe Governor, Mai Mala Buni, to stop sending “impostors and charlatans in his party” to insult PDP Governors and other patriotic leaders just to divert attention from the failures and problems of his party.
In a statement on Sunday by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, the party called on Buni to design a more constructive way of containing the manifest failures of the APC government at the Federal and State levels, “instead of this jealous act of seeking to use nonentities to attempt to drag down PDP performing governors and other well-meaning Nigerians”.
Ondo: Don’t Succumb To Pressure – PDP Charges Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has been charged by the opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party not to interfere in the Ondo State governorship election on October 10.
The spokesman of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, made this call during a press conference on Sunday in Abuja.
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