Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Monday, 11th, January, 2021
This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Monday, 11th, December 2021.
Buhari Lists Nigerians That Should Take COVID-19 Vaccines On Live TV
President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that pastors, imams, musicians and sports personalities should take the COVID-19 vaccine on national television.
Naija News reports that the president stated this during a meeting with Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State.
COVID-19: Ekiti Govt Imposes Curfew
Governor Kayode Fayemi-led has imposed a curfew from 8 pm to 6 am in Ekiti State.
The state government also banned all gatherings of more than 20 people in the state until further notice.
Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Reacts To Call For His Repatriation
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, on Sunday, condemned the call for his repatriation to face his trial in Nigeria by the Coalition of South East Professionals Network in Nigeria and Diaspora (CSEPNND).
The IPOB leader described the call for his repatriation as laughable and attempted blackmail.
COVID-19: Benue Governor, Ortom Goes Into Isolation
The Benue State Government says Governor Samuel Ortom has gone into self -isolation.
The Deputy Governor, Engr. Benson Abounu made this known at the Armed Forces Interdenominational service held at the ECWA Church, Makurdi, on Sunday.
APC Reacts As Obiozor Is Elected New President Of Ohanaeze Ndigbo
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated Prof. George Obiozor on his election as the new President-General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo.
The APC in its reaction contained in a statement on Sunday by the Secretary National Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen John J. Akpan Udoedehe expressed confidence that Obiozor is fit for the position.
Source: Naija News