This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Wednesday, 17th, June 2020.
APC Governors Roast Oshiomhole After Obaseki’s Resignation
Naija News reports that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State had left the party on Tuesday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari and his Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.
More Drama As APC Gets Another Acting National Chairman
Reports emerged on Tuesday of the Appeal Court’s decision to uphold the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as the APC National Chairman.
Obaseki Speaks On Returning To APC After Oshiomhole’s Suspension
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has played down reports of joining any political party soon to contest the State Governorship election.
Naija News reports that Obaseki had resigned from the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari and his Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari.
Court Upholds Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC Chairman
Recall that six members of the Edo State chapter of the party had filed a suit before the FCT High Court on March seeking for Oshiomhole’s suspension from office.
Buhari Approves Appointment Of 12 New Permanent Secretaries
The Federal Civil Service, FCS, has received a boost on Tuesday, June 16 as President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of twelve permanent secretaries into the service.
According to Bashir Ahmad, President Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, the appointments were confirmed today in Abuja by the Head of Service of the Federation, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan.