1. Presently, Nigeria has 35,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases as 600 new cases counted up today, Saturday, as reported by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control -NCDC.2. Atiku Abubakar the presidential candidate in the last presidential election has reacted to the resumption of schools on 5th September, 2020. He said that he is happy and proud that 5th September has been agreed for schools to reopen.3. Dr. Alhaji Ibrahim Bello who is the Emir of Gusau, Zamfara state said the reason banditry persists is because Landlords rent out their houses to bandits and kidnappers which by that, it's impossible for security operatives to figure them out.4. The All Progressive Congress, Ondo Chapter is not in normal order as the peace and reconciliation meeting that her panel held yesterday, succeeded only with six of twelve governorship aspirants in attendance. Those in attendance were Bukola Adetula, Sola Iji, Jumoke Anifowose, Rotimi Akeredolu, Ifeoluwa Oyedele and Jimi Odimayo but after the meeting, Bello maintained that the party will always ensure peace reigns among her members. 5. Acording to The Cable, National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) has appointed Ojo Amos Olatunde as the Acting Clerk of the National Assembly (CNA).
The former clerk Mohammed Sani-Omolori had been removed for refusing to retire after 35 years in service.
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