Xenophobia – Five Nigerians attacked in South Africa
The Nigeria Union in South Africa, on Tuesday said five Nigerians were attacked in Polokwane, Limpopo Province of the country. Secretary of the Union in the Province, Collins Mgbo disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on telephone from Polokwane.
Body of medical doctor who committed suicide on third mainland recovered
The body of Alwell Orji, a medical doctor who jumped into the lagoon along Third Mainland has been recovered. A source said the body was found this morning and his parents have been contacted.
Senate begins investigation in the alleged customs seizure of Saraki’s car
The senate is set to investigate the alleged seizure of a bulletproof car reportedly owned by Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The upper chamber on Tuesday directed its committee on ethics and privileges to investigate the allegation.
Nigerians celebrate people with questionable wealth – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said Nigerians with questionable wealth are the ones being celebrated. He stated this during the 65th Annual Council Meeting of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in Abuja.
Buhari, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
I won’t appear before Senate on Wednesday – Customs boss
The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali has said he will not appear before the Senate on Wednesday.