Good morning. Here is the latest news reports in Nigeria today Tuesday, June 4, 2019, from iDONSABI.
Ensure Only Competent Persons Make Ministers’ List, Don Urges Buhari
Professor Nasiru M. Idris, the Dean, Faculty of Environmental Science, Nasarawa State University, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure only competent and qualified personnel make the list of his ministers.
He advised the president to assign portfolios to those ministers with credentials that relate to their area of specialization in order for them to be relevant and be able to produce results beyond the expectation of an average Nigerians. READ MORE.
SARS Reform: Police Must At All Times Act Within Ambit of The Law – Buhari
President Muhammadu has called the Nigeria Police Force to act within the ambit of the law at times.
Buhari pointed that reforming and repositioning the Nigeria Police Force to be more effective and efficient in safeguarding lives and properties, apprehending offenders and generally improving internal security in line with existing laws and international best practices has been one of the major policies of his Administration. READ MORE.
Dstv Releases Commencement Date For Big Brother Naija
The wait is finally over as organisers of the biggest reality show in Nigeria, Big Brother Naija, has announced the date for the 2019 edition.
The date was disclosed by DSTV through an Instagram post. READ MORE.
Gov. Wike set up Technical Committee to Tackle Soot
Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike has inaugurated a technical panel that will proffer solutions to battle soot in the state today in Port Harcourt.
The panel comprises of environmental experts/scientists, environmental lawyers, doctors, civil society , oil majors and security services. READ MORE.
Why FG cannot give Approval for Creation of State Police – Sen. Shehu Sanni
The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sanni has stated President Muhammadu Buhari or the Federal Government cannot just give approval for the creation of State Police
Earlier Today, the president received a report on the reformation of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and requested that a white paper be submitted. READ MORE.
Work Will Commence on Lagos-Badagry Road in June, Says Sanwo-Olu
Lagos State Governor,, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that work will commence on Lagos-Badagry road in June
The Governor hinted that a meeting is ongoing with the company in charge of the construction of the road to return to work this month. READ MORE.
Buhari continued in Nigeria’s tradition by attending the OIC meeting – Aide
A presidential aide, Lauretta Onochie has responded to those saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should not have attended the OIC meeting, saying that the president continued in Nigeria’s tradition by attending the function.
Some Nigerians have been reacting differently to the attendance of the Pres. at the meeting, with some stating that he is planning to turn the country into a Muslim dominated one. READ MORE.
Tuesday is Eid-el-Fitr Day
Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 4 has been declared as the Eid-el-Fitr day marking the end of Ramadan fast.
This was revealed by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III when he announced the sighting of the new moon of Shawwal in a radio and television broadcast in Sokoto on Monday. READ MORE.