This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Thursday, 25th, February 2021.
Stop That Nonsense Or Else… – Fayose Threatens Makinde
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has warned Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to stop disrespecting him and give him the respect he is due.
Naija News reports that Fayose and Makinde have been at loggerheads over the leadership of the PDP in the South-West.
Jonathan Not Running With El-Rufai, Not Dumping PDP – Omokri
A former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has said his former principal will not dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Reports had emerged that the ruling APC was planning to field Jonathan and the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai for the 2023 presidential election.
‘Niger Will Not Know Peace Until…’ – Kagara Students’ Abductor Vows
Bandits who threw Niger State in fear after abducting 27 students and 15 workers of Government Science College, Kagara, has said the state will not know peace.
A leader of the bandits while negotiating with a representative of the affected school vowed that the state would not know peace until it disbands vigilantes.
Fayose Speaks On Plotting To Dump PDP For APC
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has dismissed reports that he is plotting to join the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Speaking on Wednesday during the PUNCH Live interview, the former governor said he has no plans to leave the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Niger: Kidnappers Reveal Next Line Of Action With Kagara Students
The abductors of the 27 students and 15 workers of Government Science College, Kagara, Niger State, have boasted that security agents would never be able to rescue the abductees.
The bandits in an audio record reportedly made available to the PUNCH, vowed to starve the abductees to death if the ransom they are demanding is not paid on time.