We have gathered the most important news for November 18. Find all the things you should know for this Wednesday below.
1. Sambo Dasuki Gives Detail Of Arms Purchase
Sambo Dasuki has released an official statement in response to President Muhammadu Buhari’s order to arrest him. Former NSA spoke about all he did during his tenure, noting that it was in the interest of Nigeria.
2. Tinubu’s Wife ‘Takes Over’ Ekweremadu’s Seat
Senator Oluremi Tinubu on Wednesday raised dust in the Senate when she gracefully sat on the seat meant for deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu
3. Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Stalled
The trial of the leader of Radio Biafra Nnamdi Kanu was stalled due to his absence in court. The judge ordered the State Security Services to produce Kanu in court on next adjournment date.
4. Buhari Urged To Close Nigerian Embassy In The UK
British human rights activist, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has about 48hours to shut down the Nigerian Embassy in UK. Professor Alexia Thomas informed that there is a conspiracy between British immigration and UK Border Agency.
5. Former Education Minister Dies In Israeli Hospital
The former minister, Igwe Aja-Nwachukwu, who served from July 26, 2007 to December 17, 2008, passed on at the age of 63 while receiving treatment at an Israeli hospital.
6. Military Destroy Boko Haram’s Rock-Making Factory
Nigerian army has destroyed a factory where Boko Haram members manufacture Rocket-Propelled Grenades (RPGs).
7. 20 Confirmed Dead As Twin Explosions Rock Kano
Two explosions, believed to be from improvised explosive devices, have gone off in Kano. According to feelers from the ancient city, 20 dead bodies have been evacuated from the scene of the mayhem .
8. Buhari Sacks Justice Akanbi
At last President Buhari has sacked Justice Lambo Akanbi of the Federal High Court who was accused of N100m bribe in Rivers state.