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Today's Headlines: Cult Members Abducts Another Prominent Nigerian, Joe Igbokwe Lauds Tinubu.

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Cult Members Abducts Another Prominent Nigerian.

According to the recent news gathered, some cultists has attacked the state chairman of the National Association of Nigeria Students Comrade Adeyemi Ajasa.

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According to a source, Ajasa, a student of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye was also abducted by Adeyemi and his gangs.

The chairman was said to be in the bad books of the governor’s aide. Meanwhile, calls put across to the governor’s aide were not picked nor returned.

Joe Igbokwe Lauds Tinubu.

The Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Drainage and Water Resources, Joe Igbokwe, has revealed what will happen to Nigeria if the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, becomes the President.

The chieftain of the ruling party said things in the country would be okay if the former Governor of Lagos State becomes President.

Igbokwe disclosed this during an interview with BBC Pidgin. The Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State described Tinubu as a builder who laid the foundation for the growth of the state.

Nigerian Army Bans night, underage grazing in Plateau.

The Commander of the task force, Major-General Ibrahim Ali, made the disclosure at a meeting with stakeholders from the Riyom Local Government Area of the state.

Riyom and environs has in recent times experienced a series of attacks, killings and wanton destruction of crops on farmlands.

Mr Ali, who doubles as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 Division of the Nigeria Army, Rukuba, said that all grazing must end by 6:00 p.m., warning that anyone caught violating the directive would be dealt with.

The commander also warned against destruction of crops on farmlands and cattle rustling, saying that the task force would not spare anyone caught in the act.

Senate Confirms Prof Adam As INEC National Commissioner.

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Prof. Sani Adam for appointment as a National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to represent North Central.

Recall that the Senate had stepped down the confirmation of Professor Sani Adam because of the petitions against him.

But his confirmation on Thursday followed consideration of the report of the Senate Committee on INEC, which was presented by the Chairman of the Committee, Senator Kabiru Gaya (Kano South).

Awujale debunks death rumour.

The Awujale of Ijebuland in Ogun State, Oba Kayode Adetona, has debunked rumour that he had joined his ancestors.

In the past few days, there were rumours making the rounds that the Awujale had passed on.

It was being rumoured that the death of the paramount ruler was not announced yet because traditionalists were still performing some rituals.

However, a spokesperson to the monarch, Tunde Oladunjoye, said the monarch is still alive.

Oladunjoye, who doubles as the Publicity Secretary of Ogun APC Caretaker Committee, said he read the fake news to the Oba on Wednesday, when he spent about three hours with him.

According to him, the traditional ruler laughed and asked him to continue telling the general public that news of his death was not true.

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