This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria Today,Monday, 10th, August, 2020.
Osinbajo Must Be Probed And Impeached Over Alleged N10bn Withdrawal From TSA – Timi Frank
A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to set up an investigative panel of inquiry to investigate the illegal withdrawal of N10billion from the Treasury Single Account.
Ondo 2020: Deputy Gov Ajayi Emerges ZLP Gov’ship Candidate
Ondo State Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, has been cleared by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP) to contest the governorship election.
Naija News reports that Ajayi had defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) in June and joined the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) where he contested and lost the party’s governorship primary election to Mr Eyitayo Jegede.
Tinubu Reacts To Senator Kashamu’s Death
The former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, has described the death of former lawmaker, Buruji Kashamu, as a big loss to Nigeria’s political family.
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress stated this in a statement he personally signed and released on Sunday.
Breaking: JAMB To Pick New Date To Start 2020 Admission Exercise, Post-UTME Screedates
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed that it is considering a new date for the commencement of the 2020 admission exercise into tertiary institutions.
This is as the board announced that it will meet the heads of all tertiary institutions on Monday, 10th August 2020 (tomorrow) to decide on the possibility of shifting the dates
BREAKING: Akeredolu’s Son Contracts COVID-19
Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu’s son, Babajide, has tested positive for the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).
It was gathered that the Ondo state governors son has since gone into self-isolation.
President Buhari Aware, And Approved Magu’s EFCC Investigation
Fresh facts have emerged about the investigation into the activities of the commission of enquiry investigating the activities of Ibrahim Magu as the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Naija News has learnt that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the establishment of the Judicial Commission of Enquiry to investigate the alleged financial mismanagement and abuse of office against Magu.
Sports Minister, Dare, Gives-Out Scholarships To Kwara Blue-Eyed Girls
Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has promised to give out scholarships to the children of the blue-eyed mother, Risikat Azeez.
Naija News recalls that Risikat Azeez and her two daughters were dumped by her husband, Abdul-Wasiu Omo-Dada because of the colour of their eyes. Thereafter, concerned Nigerians offered to help the 30-year-old mother of two.