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Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Sunday, 10th, January, 2021



BREAKING: APC Supporters Barred As Judge Rules On Obaseki’s Certificate Case

This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Sunday, 10th, December 2021.

Nigeria Army Releases List Of Successful Candidates For SSC/DSSC (See Full List)

The list for SSC 47/2021 and DSSC 26/2021 Selection Board is out, the Nigerian Army announced on Sunday.

Naija News reports that this was made known in a statement signed by Major General GAT Ochigbano Military Secretary (Army) for Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai.

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Residents Flee As Boko Haram Attack Gujba Town In Yobe, Burns School

Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram on Saturday attacked Gujba town of Gujba local Government Area of Yobe State, forcing residents to flee their home.

Naija News reports that the attack is coming less than 24 hours after the Nigerian military launched an operation codename ‘Tura Takao Bango’ meaning ‘ We have been pushed to the wall’ in reaction to the terrorists’ ceaseless onslaughts on the region.

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Obaseki Qualified To Contest Edo Election, Court Rules

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ruled that Governor Godwin Obaseki was qualified to contest in the September 2020 governorship election.

Naija News reports that  Justice Ahmed Mohammed delivered the ruling on the alleged certificate forgery suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) against Obaseki.

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Why Ibadan-Kano Railway Project Is Delayed – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has revealed why the Ibadan-Kano Railway railway construction is being delayed.

In a statement issued on Saturday in Abuja by his media aide, Taiye Edeni, the minister said the project will begin once the Chinese government approves its $5.3bn loan to Nigeria.

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Obaseki’s Victory A Triumph Of Justice – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the ruling of the Federal High Court on the certificate forgery case levelled against Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State by the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The PDP reacted in a statement titled, ‘Edo Election: PDP Hails High Court Verdict on Obaseki…Says It is Triumph of Justice,’ signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan.

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Source: Naija News