This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 1st, March 2021.
Foiled Attack Was An Attempt To Kill Me – Sunday Igboho
Popular Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday Igboho, has accused the security agencies of attempting to assassinate him.
Igboho made the accusation on Saturday while featuring on a radio programme, ‘City Talks with Reuben Abati’.
Jangebe Abduction: No Student Will Be Abducted In Nigeria Again – Buhari Promises
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday assured Nigerians that the government has put together fresh security strategies that will ensure students are no longer kidnapped from their schools by bandits and other criminals.
The assurance was given by the Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika who led the federal government delegation on a sympathy visit to the Zamfara State government over the abduction of some female students from Government Girls Science Secondary School, Jangebe.
Gov Matawalle Breaks Silence On Abducted Jangebe Schoolgirls
Zamfara State Governor, Bello Mohammed, on Sunday vowed that his government will do everything within its power to rescue the schoolgirls of the Government Secondary School in Jangebe, Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of the state.
Join The North To Fight Insecurity Or Else… Fani-Kayode Warns Southerners
Former Aviation Minister in Nigeria, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has warned residents of the Southern region of Nigeria against mocking the North over the insecurity currently ravaging the region.
Fani-Kayode in a statement on Twitter on Sunday warned that those from other regions particularly the South who may be mocking the Northern region for their current travails in the hands of bandits and terrorists are ignorant and short-sighted.
2023: Sunday Igboho Threatens To Kill Any Yoruba Politician That Wants To Contest As President In Nigeria (Video)
Yoruba activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho has warned all Yoruba politicians against contesting the 2023 presidential election in Nigeria.
Igboho declared that instead of contesting the 2023 presidential election, Yoruba politicians, youths, and leaders should rather come together and demand the creation of the Oduduwa Republic.