Latest Breaking News In Nigeria This Afternoon Thursday, 25th June, 2020
Obasa Congratulate Sanwo-Olu at 55
Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, has congratulated Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on his 55th birthday saying his efforts to put the state ahead in terms of growth and development cannot be over-emphasised.
In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Tolani Abati, today, he noted that Governor Sanwo-Olu’s passion for the success of Lagos has reflected in the way the government works round the clock daily trying to tackle various challenges and sustain the tempo of progress in the state
Edo Election: Over 3000 Delegates To Vote In PDP Primary Election
The Electoral Guidelines for primary elections of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) provides that, for the purpose of nominating the party’s candidate for the office of governor of a state, each ward chapter of the party shall elect three ad-hoc delegates at a Special Ward Congresses, at least one of whom shall be a woman.
“Similarly, each of the Local Government Areas shall elect a national delegate for the same purpose,” the PDP Directorate of Organisation and Mobilisation said.
According to the party, both categories of delegates along with others will participate in the special state congress for the nomination of the governorship candidate of the party.
Police seals APC National Secretariat again.
Armed officers and men from the Federal Capital Territory Police Command has on Thursday, sealed the National Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the second time.
Two patrol vehicles were packed strategically in front of the main entrance.
The Punch reports that the police had sealed the APC National Secretariat over the crisis in the party before on Tuesday.
Nigeria Has Recorded 649 New Covid-19 Cases In Country
This was confirmed on Wednesday night by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
According to the health agency, new cases were reported in 21 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
Statistics from the NCDC shows that Lagos remains the epicentre of the virus with 250 cases, closely followed by Oyo State with 100 cases. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.