Good Day, Nigeria and the world at large. Here are the top stories in Nigeria today Thursday, May 9 2019, from iDONSABI.
Miyetti Allah: We Are Suprised That Shehu Is Talking Like Someone on Drugs – Afenifere
The Afenifere has berated the presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, for likening the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria to their groups.
Defending the meeting between the acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the leadership of the Miyetti Allah, Shehu said that the government needed the cooperation of Miyetti Allah to help in tackling weapons proliferation as the security situation in the country worsened.
Insecurity in North Worse Under You, NEF Chair Slams Buhari
The Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Prof Ango Abdullahi, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is not doing enough to salvage the situation.
While lamenting the growing security challenges facing the country said the current security issues in the North was worse than when Goodluck Jonathan was leading the country.
You Know Better That Service Chiefs Needed to Be Sacked to End Insecurity, ADP Tells Buhari
The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has said the solutions to the insecurity currently being witnessed in the country was for President Muhammadu Buhari to sack all service chiefs.
The party noted that there was no way the country would be doing the same thing, the same way and be expecting a different result.
Pres. Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Board of the North East Development Commission.
The Board according to the rules establishing it will be in charge of receiving and managing funds allocated by the Federal Government and international donors for the resettlement, rehabilitation, integration and reconstruction in the North Eastern Part of the country.
The independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has applauded the news media for the support it enjoyed during the 2019 elections.
The 2019 Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has fixed May 15th and 16th for the pre-hearing session of the petitions filed by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar.
While at the inaugural hearing which held at the Court of Appeal, all lawyers who were representing parties in the matter were called upon to identify the petitions and applications filed. Afterwards, the tribunal fixed 15th and 16th May for the pre-hearing sitting.
That’s all for today’s breaking news. Have a nice day.