Here is the summary of Nigeria news now today for Saturday 23rd April 2022.
Alaafin of Oyo Is Dead
A first-class traditional ruler in Oyo State, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, the Alaafin of Oyo, has reportedly kicked the bucket.
He reportedly died at the Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital, Ekiti State last night.
Yakubu Dogara Sacked from the National Assembly
Also, an Abuja High Court ordered a former speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, to vacate his seat in the green chamber.
He is representing the Bauchi State’s Bogoro/Dass Federal Constituency.
FG Reopens Four Shut Land Borders
The Federal Government, yesterday, reopened four land borders closed down in August 2019.
The Nigeria Customs Service revealed this in a circular issued yesterday.
The reopened borders include the Jibiya border post in Katsina State and the Idiroko border post in Ogun State.
Furthermore, the remaining two are the Ikom border post in Cross River State as well as the Kamba border post in Kebbi State.
I’m Experienced To Be President – Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said yesterday that he is well experienced to be the next President of Nigeria.
He disclosed this while meeting with delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State.
Lagos Government Reopens Chrisland Schools
The Government of Lagos State yesterday ordered Chrisland Schools to reopen after shutting them down over alleged misconduct of some students.
The Commissioner of Education in the state, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, confirmed this in a press statement.
They went to Dubai for World School Games, which took place from March 10 to 13, 2022.
Dangote Refinery Will Be Ready Before The End of Buhari’s Administration – Aliko Dangote
Dangote Group’s Chairman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, said the Dangote Refinery will begin operations before President Buhari leaves office next year.
He revealed this yesterday when journalists accosted him after meeting with the President in Abuja.
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