This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Thursday, 28th, December 2021.
FG Reveals When New Nigeria Police Salary Structure Will Begin
The Federal Government has revealed when the new salary structure for the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) will commence.
Naija News reports that this was revealed by the Acting Chairman of the National Salaries and Wages Commission (NSWC), Ekpo Nta.
Biafra: IPOB Respects And Admire Hausas – Kanu
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday, said the group is not against Hausa people.
Kanu in his statement noted that he respects and admires the Hausas a lot because they are good people.
Why Buhari Sacked Service Chiefs And Appointed New Ones – Presidency
The presidency has given more details on the sacking of the nation’s service chiefs and the appointment of fresh ones by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday.
The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina noted that Buhari didn’t replace the service chiefs due to pressure from Nigerians but because the time was right.
COVID-19: Nigeria Exempted As UK Imposes Travel Ban On 30 Countries (Full List)
The United Kingdom has exempted Nigeria from a list of 30 countries that have been banned from entering the country over rising COVID-19 cases.
Naija News reports that the UK is one of the top five countries with the highest number of confirmed infections. The country has recorded over 3.7 million cases and more than 100,000 deaths.
Buhari Failed To Follow Due Process In Appointment Of Service Chiefs – Falana
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has faulted the appointment of new Service Chiefs by President Muhammadu Buhari.
On Tuesday, Buhari appointed heeded the calls of Nigerians by sacking the former service chiefs and immediately appointing their replacements.