This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Friday, 2nd, July 2021.
DSS Declares Sunday Igboho Wanted, Confirms Killing His Allies
The Department of State Services has confirmed the attack on the residence of Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, in Soka, Oyo State on Thursday morning.
The secret police also disclosed that two allies of the Yoruba Nation agitator were killed during an operation at his Ibadan residence.
I Will Continue To Work For Nigeria’s Progress – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to continue to work for the progress and development of the country.
Presidential Spokesman, Femi Adesina, said this on Thursday at the State House, Abuja, while receiving an award from the Progressive Councilors Forum (PCF), an association of past and present elected councillors, led by the Chairman, Sunday Achor.
2023: Sagay Knocks Yahaya Bello Over Presidential Ambition
Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof Itse Sagay, has rejected the 2023 presidential ambition of the governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello.
In a recent interview, Sagay said he will not be supporting the presidential aspiration of the governor, adding that Bello has no records to show to warrant his nursing presidential ambition.
Tinubu Reacts To Matawalle’s Defection To APC
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has described the defection of Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State from the PDP to the ruling party as a welcome development.
In a statement on Thursday by his media aide, Tunde Rahman, Tinubu commended the Zamfara governor for making the right decision.
What DSS Said About Attack On Sunday Igboho’s Residence [Full Details]
The Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday night confirmed carrying out an attack on the residence of Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho.
Naija News reports that the attack was confirmed by DSS spokesperson, Peter Afunnaya while