This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 28th, December 2020.
I Only Commended Tinubu’s Political Success Not Lifestyle – Tunde Bakare
The Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church in Lagos, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has described those that criticized him for commending a former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, as undertakers.
Pastor Tunde Bakare said his commendation of Tinubu’s political success was not an approval of his lifestyle.
Here Is What APC Said About Nigeria Becoming A Failed State Under Buhari
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rubbished claims suggesting Nigeria has become a failed state under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari.
The ruling party in a statement on Sunday by the Secretary of its Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe submitted that the Buhari administration is doing well in tackling the many challenges facing the nation.
Obasanjo Reveals Who Saved Him From Being Killed During 1976 Coup
Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday, disclosed how General Olu Bajowa (Rtd), saved him from being killed during a military coup on February 13, 1976.
The elder statesman noted that he was saved by Bajowa from the bullets of Lieutenant Colonel Buka Dimka.
Obaseki vs Ize-Iyamu: Oshiomhole Plotting ‘Uzodinma’s Judiciary Victory’ In Edo – Shaibu
The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, has warned former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, against overturning the victory of Governor Godwin Obaseki.
Naija News recalls that Obaseki of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeated Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu in the September 2020 governorship election.
ASUU Strike Is Equal To Support For Boko Haram Ideology – PGF DG, Lukman
The Director-General of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), Salihu Lukman has equated the frequent strikes by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to declaring support for the Boko Haram ideology which is against western education.
Lukman made the submission in a statement on Sunday in Abuja titled, “ASUU and Indeterminate Power Struggle – The Boko Haram Logic” where he condemned those supporting frequent ASUU strikes and those pitching them against the government.