This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Tuesday, 26th, December 2021.
South-West Governors Ban Open Grazing
The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, on Monday stated that Governors of the South-West have agreed to ban all forms of open grazing in the region.
Governor Makinde said the decision was reached at the meeting between governors, the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria and the security chiefs.
FG Extends Eased COVID-19 Lockdown In Nigeria By One Month
The federal government on Monday announced the extension of the phase three of the national COVID-19 lockdown by one month.
This was announced by the chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha during the weekly task force briefing in Abuja.
Sunday Igboho May Emerge Corps Marshal Of Amotekun – Sources
Sources have confirmed to newsmen that Governors of the South-West region are considering making activist Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho the overall leader of the Amotekun Security Outfit.
It is however understood that the matter is still pending before the governors as not all of them have agreed to the proposal, though the majority are in support.
Gov. Wike Breaks Silence On Presidential Campaign Posters In Abuja
Governor Nyesom Wike-led government has reacted to the presidential campaign posters spotted in some areas in the Federal capital territory, on Monday.
The Rivers State Government in its rection noted that Governor Wike is not behind the trending posters.
Sunday Igboho’s House On Fire In Ibadan (Photos)
There are speculations that the former house of Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been set on fire.
According to information gathered, the incident occurred at the early hours of Tuesday.