This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Friday, 26th, February 2021.
Umahi ‘Descend Heavily’ On Aides For Exposing ‘Classified’ Documents To Online Newspaper
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has allegedly stopped the running costs and allowances for all his aides, accusing them of working with opposition media to bring down his administration.
It was gathered that the governor is annoyed with his appointees for allegedly providing ‘classified’ bank documents to Peoples Gazette – an online newspaper.
Bandits Reveal Why They Are Killing, Says Governors Give Them Money To Survive
Some killer herdsmen have stated that their inability to access quality education was responsible for their decision to take up arms and go into crimes.
Speaking with Daily Trust, one of them, who seemed to be the leader of the group, said President Muhammadu Buhari can only tackle insecurity by seeking international intervention.
IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu Vows To Hunt Down Governor Wike
The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has vowed to hunted Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State for atrocities allegedly perpetrated against Oyigbo people.
Naija News reports that the pro-Biafra activist made the threat in a post on his Twitter page on Thursday.
PDP Sends Strong Warning To APC Over Fani-Kayode, Others
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Uche Secondus has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) to leave former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode alone.
The warning was given by Secondus after a meeting with the former Aviation minister in the administration of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo.
PDP Vs APC: What Secondus Discussed With Femi Fani-Kayode
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, on Thursday, meet with a former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode.
Secondus and Fani-Kayode were joined at the meeting at his residence by the PDP National Working Committee (NWC).