This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria Today, Tuesday, 1st, 2020.
There Is So Much ‘Mess’ In The APC – Buhari Admits
This, the President noted while he was Inaugurating the APC’s Executive-Legislative Consultative Committee at the Council Chamber, presidential villa, Abuja.
Buhari Names Osinbajo, Malami, Others In Exco-Legislative Party Forum (Full List)
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated a government Consultative forum including representatives of the Executive and the legislative arms.
While constituting the forum at the Council Chambers in the State House, Abuja, President Buhari named Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as the chairman of the NASS forum.
Ondo2020: Akeredolu’s Former SSG, Abegunde Makes U-Turn, Declare Support For Second Term Bid
Hon. Ifedayo Abegunde, the estranged former Ondo state Secretary to the State Government (SSG) who resigned from the Governor Rotimi Akeredolu administration barely two months ago has declared his support again for his reelection bid.
Back in June, Abegunde had resigned as the SSG, after which he pitched his tent with another governorship aspirant, Dr Segun Abraham.
Yahaya Bello Speaks After Supreme Court Affirmed Him As Kogi State Governor
The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello has reacted to Monday’s Supreme Court ruling which affirmed him as duly elected for a second term in office.
Bello who won the November 16 governorship polls in Kogi State with 406,222 votes to defeat all other candidates was also on Monday, unanimously affirmed as duly elected by a seven-man panel of the Supreme Court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad.
Alao Akala Emerges As Oyo APC leader
A former governor of Oyo State, Adebayo Alao-Akala has finally emerged as the state All progressive congress leader in Oyo State.
Naija News recalls that the former governor is the chairman of the APC reconciliation committee in Oyo State.
However, some party members faulted his emergence as the chairman of the committee describing him as a relatively new member of the party.