Good morning, my fellow Nigerians welcome to Naturenex news media Team top news headlines in Nigeria for today Wednesday, 9th June 2021
- Obasanjo, Sultan of Sokoto and others set to meet Over National security Issues.
The meeting was convened by the former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, scheduled to hold on June 10 at the Transcorp Hilton in Abuja to talk about the rising and raving issues in the country, national unity, security, peace, integration, economic revitalization, and development.
The people sheldued to attend the meeting are ; Sultan of Sokoto, Ex Catholic archbishop of Abuja, John Onaiyekan and Abdulsalami Abubakar.
- House Of Reps Summon Lai Mohammed over Twitter Ban
The Nigerian House of Rep has raised a committee to look into the ban of Twitter in Nigeria by the Federal Government.
Recall that the app was suspended on Friday, barely Forty eight hours after a tweet from President, Muhammadu Buhari was deleted because it was spreading genocidal message.
The Speaker of the National Assembly, Femi Gbajabiamila, said the set up committe would make a report within 10 days to allow the House to decide.
3 . The Kaduna State University Suspends Academic Activities Till Further Notice
In a statement rekeased and signed Mr Samuel Manshop, The University Registrar, said that only undergraduate academic are on hold, others like postgraduate programmes, college of medicine, faculty of pharmaceutical sciences and part-time programmes will continue with their activities.
4 . Twitter Deactivates Malami Account
The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has deactivated his account.
Sharing a screenshot of his deactivated account on Facebook, Malami restated his stand on the ban of the micro-blogging site.
He wrote, “My Twitter Account Deactivated”.
Malami ordered the prosecution of Nigerians defying the federal government’s ban on Twitter by using a Virtual Private Network (VPN).
- Insecurity: Give More Powers To State Governors – Makinde Tells Buhari
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has advocated that the federal government must give more powers to the states as part of ways to combat insecurity in Nigeria.
- IPOB: Police Storm ESN Camp In Imo, Burn Down Their House
Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force on clearance mission have dislodged some members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) from their camp in Akabo, Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State.