Nigeria’s former Vice President Atiku Abukakar has dismissed the debate on zoning of the PDP presidential ticket as the solution to Nigeria’s leadership crisis.
Meanwhile, a video of popular Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, arrested on Thursday by the Nigerian Army for allegedly supporting the Indigenous People of Biafra, has caused outrage among many Nigerians and the Nollywood industry.
In another development, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi has come under fire on social media following his interview with CNN regarding the Twitter ban in Nigeria. Author and activist Reno Omokri, posted a clip of the interview on his instagram page, insinuating that President Buhari may consider banning CNN like he did with Twitter after what he described as a disastrous interview.
Also, a Federal High Court in Ekiti State on Thursday, dismissed the suit instituted by the State’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, against the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali, to challenge the dismissal of an unmarried pregnant police officer.