has gathered the most important news for November 20. Find all the things you should know for this Friday below.

1. BREAKING: 170 Held Hostage By Terrorists, Dangote Is Safe (UPDATED)

Gunmen attacked Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali’s capital, Bamako, on Friday, November 20, and about 170 people were held hostage.

2. Another Biafra Group Emerges

Amidst the agitation for an independent state of Biafra championed by some Igbo people in the eastern part of the country, another group, Biafra Liberation In Exile, has sprung up.

3. Missing Soldiers Are Back, Join Units – Nigerian Army

Colonel Sani Usman, the spokesperson of the Nigerian army, has stated that the soldiers reported missing after the gun battle with the Boko Haram sect attacks in Gudumbali and Kareto in Borno state have returned to their units.

4. Court Sacks APC Speaker, INEC To Conduct Fresh Election

Terkimbi Ikyange, the All Progressives Congress House of Assembly speaker, may lose his seat in Benue state following a judgement by the Federal High Court sitting in Makurdi on Thursday, November 19.

5. Controversy: Jonathan Reveals Secrets Of Obasanjo’s Third Term Agenda

Contrary to claims by the former president Olusegun Obasanjo that he did not actually push for a third term bid, Nigeria’s immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan, has revealed the truth.

6. Jonathan Speaks Out About Dasuki, Arms Procurement Scandal

Sequel to the ongoing arms procurement scandal levelled against the administration of Goodluck Jonathan, under the supervision of the former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki, the ex-president has dissociated himself from the malicious reports.

7. Goodluck Jonathan @ 58: Top 58 Quotes Of The Ex-president Nigerians Can Never Forget

As the former president Goodluck Jonathan celebrates his 58th birthday today, brings you 58 of his memorable quotes.

8. “Dasuki Threatened To Kill Me For Reporting Him To Jonathan”

Emmanuel Osita Okereke supposed that Sambo Dasuki, former national security adviser, wanted to assassinate him for reporting some of his (Dasuki) activities to Goodluck Jonathan.

9. Governor Vows To “Flog” Mama Taraba 10 Times

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state has expressed confidence in holding on to his position, following the possibility of going to the poll for a third time.

10. Stop This Madness, Biafra Died In 1970 – Ohaneze To Agitators

The Igbo socio-political group, Ohaneze Ndigbo, has called on youths from the South East and South South to stop the Biafra agitation and support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

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