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Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Monday, 21th, June, 2021

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BREAKING: APC Supporters Barred As Judge Rules On Obaseki’s Certificate Case

This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 21th, June 2021.

Army Rescues More Kidnapped Kebbi Students, Kill Bandit

The Nigerian Army has confirmed the rescue of more students of the Federal Government College, Yauri, Kebbi State who were kidnapped by bandits on Thursday.

Naija News reports one teacher and three students have been freshly rescued by the military from the custody of the bandits.

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Buhari Initiating Dialogue With South-East Leaders – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, says President Muhammadu Buhari has started initiating dialogue with South-East leaders to resolve the security situation in the region.

Ngige made this known on Sunday while addressing State House Correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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PDP Tackles Buhari, Accuse President Of Making ‘Dangerous’ Statements

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of making statements that show him as a dictator instead of a democratic leader.

The major opposition party further alleged that the President’s statements are arrogant and capable of inciting war in Nigeria.

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NAF Bombs ISWAP Chief Responsible For Boko Haram’s Shekau’s Killing

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday bombed dozens of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Lamboa in Kaga Lga of Borno State.

It was gathered that the multiple airstrikes conducted by Alpha-Jets, L-39 and MI-35 helicopters hit a notorious terrorist, Modu Sulum, ISWAP Logistics Commander, and several others.

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Police React As Officer Goes On Shooting Spree In Enugu

The Enugu Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a police inspector who killed five persons and injured four others during a shooting spree on Sunday.

Confirming the incident in a statement by its spokesman on Sunday night, Daniel Ndukwe, the command said the police officer has been arrested pending the conclusion of an investigation.

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