This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Tuesday, 15th, December 2020.
Katsina Attack: Bandits List First Demand To Nigerian Military
The abductors of 333 students of the Government Science Secondary School (GSSS), Kankara, Katsina State, has revealed its first demand.
The gunmen reportedly contacted one of the parents of the abducted students to make their demand, TheCable reports.
Kankara: Boko Haram Claims Abduction Of Kankara School Boys – [Audio]
Dreaded terrorist group, Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the abduction of over 300 students from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in Katsina State.
Naija News reports that an unconfirmed number of students were kidnapped in Kankara, Katsina State on Friday.
Sack Service Chiefs, They Lack Fresh Ideas – Shettima Urges Buhari
Senator Kashim Shettima (APC-Borno Central) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the nation’s Service Chiefs.
The former Borno governor stated that new ideas are needed to tackle the issues of insecurity plaguing the country.
Kankara: Nigerian Army Gives Update On Number Of Missing Kankara Schoolboys
The total number of abducted Government Science Secondary School, Kankara students has been confirmed by the Nigerian Army.
Speaking during a live broadcast on Monday, December 14, the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche disclosed that 333 students were missing from the school register as at the time he was appearing live.
Gov. Wike Speaks On Criticising PDP, Decamping To APC
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Sunday, noted that he would continue to speak against perceived abnormalities in the Peoples Democratic Party.
This is coming after Wike criticized the Uche Secondus-led National Working Committee.