This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 12th, April 2021.
South-East Governors Launch Regional Security Outfit
South-East Governors on Sunday established a regional security outfit to tackle security issues in the region.
The governors at the meeting which was held in Owerri, Imo State capital announced the establishment of EBUBE AGU, which will have its headquarters in Enugu State.
Buhari’s Nephew Mamman Daura Makes First Public Appearance In Months
President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Mamman Daura, has paid a visit to Adamawa State over the death of Dr Mahmud Tukur, his bosom friend.
Naija News reports that this is Daura’s first public appearance in 2021.
Attacks In South-East Worst Igbo Challenge Since Civil War – Uzodinma
The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, on Sunday said the attacks in South-East is the worst challenge faced by the region since the civil war.
Uzodinma stated this at the southeast security summit, which was held in Owerri, Imo state capital.
PDP To APC: Yari Tells Matawalle What Will Happen If He Ever Defects
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has been told to be careful about wanting to dump the Peoples Democratic Party’s camp if he cares about retaining his position.
Naija News understands that a former governor of the state, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, gave the warning while speaking at the secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gusau, the state capital on Sunday, April 11 during the distribution of N1.3bn grains he bought to share as Ramadan present to APC supporters.
South-West: There Will Be No Real Winner In PDP Congress – Doyin Okupe
Former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, on Sunday said the outcome of the zonal congress of the Peoples Democratic Party in the South-West will not be productive and will affect the party in the region.
Recall that the main opposition party changed the venue of its zonal congress from Ibadan to Osogbo, Osun State.
Source: Naija News