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Today's Headlines: Femi Fani-Kayode dumps PDP, defects to APC, Gunmen kill legal practitioner in Imo

BREAKING: Femi Fani-Kayode dumps PDP, defects to APC

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Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has formally defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

Fani-Kayode’s defection was disclosed when Mai Mala Buni, Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Caretaker Committee presented him to President Muhammadu Buhari.

He was presented to Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Thursday.

Speaking after the meeting, the former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain claimed God ordained his defection.

Gunmen kill legal practitioner in Imo

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A legal practitioner in Imo State, whose name was given simply as Omekannaya, has been murdered by some gunmen reported to have disguised as security operatives.

The lawyer, who hails from Amaifeke Orlu in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, with his office in Orlu, was shot on the chest at close range by the gunmen who trailed him to a supermarket on the Okporo Orlu Road, where he had gone to purchase some items.

The incident, which occurred around 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, caused people around the to scampered for safety

Fani-Kayode A Disgrace To Himself – Deji Adeyanju

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The convener of Concerned Nigerians movement, Deji Adeyanju, has condemned former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode for dumping the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress.

Naija News had earlier reported that Fani-Kayode, whose move to the APC did not come as a surprise to many, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential villa on Thursday.

He was brought to the Villa by the Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the APC, and governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni.

Adeyanju in his reaction to the defection of the former minister described him as a ‘bad role model for upcoming Nigerian politicians.

The activist further stated that he is too indiscipline and unprincipled, adding that he lacks character.

MASSOB to Gbajabiamila: You are wrong to compare IPOB, Biafra agitators to ISWAP, Boko Haram

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The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has warned the speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila to refrain from linking IPOB and Pro Biafra group with ISWAP and Boko Haram.

MASSOB asked Gbajabiamila to go for a psychiatric evaluation to determine mental health and receive treatment if not ok.

The group gave the warning in a statement signed by MASSOB leadership, Uchenna Madu and Edeson Samuel, forwarded to DAILY POST on Thursday.

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