Good Morning Nigeria! Here’s what you need to know this Wednesday morning 🙂. Enjoy!
1. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo berates President Muhammadu Buhari for refusing to sign Nigeria into the Africa free trade deal. It is now very visible to the blind that Obasanjo who was instrumental to the emergence of Buhari now wants him back to Daura.
2. The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who was apparently absent at the APC National Caucus meeting held on Monday over the rejection of his call not to extend the tenure of the party’s National Chairman, Chief John Oyegun, hails President Muhammadu Buhari as the president changes his mind and rejects Oyegun’s tenure extension.
3. Following the comment issued by the Federal Government over the misconduct of military personnel across the nation, saying that there was no complain of soldiers misconduct in Taraba state, the government of the state says that FG and the Nigerian military was informed of soldiers misconduct. These revelations is coming following a statement issued by former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. TY Danjuma, who said that the Nigerian security forces helps armed bandits to kill people around Nigerian especially in his home state, Taraba.
4. The Federal Government has declared Friday and Monday as public holidays for Christians to celebrate the Easter.
5. Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State whose state is among the most terrorized state by armed Fulani herdsmen, has expressed support to the call of Gen. TY Danjuma for self-defence, saying that the Nigerian military is colluding with the armed bandit.
6. Following the apology issued by former ruling party Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to Nigerians over its mistakes for years while in power, the APC-led federal government says that PDP apologizing is not enough, it must return looted funds.
7. On Monday, the leadership of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, the youth wing of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, the Yoruba Youth Council and 54 other groups met in Abuja the nation’s capital, unanimously agreed that President Muhammadu Buhari’s government had already failed Nigerians.
8. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday at the Federal High Court in Lagos, says that it had recovered N2.4billion and $115,000 from former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Adesola Amosu.