The Supreme Court will today determine the authentic leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) when it rules on an appeal filed by the Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee. The Makarfi faction of the party had approached the Supreme Court after a Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt recognized Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic National Chairman of the Party.

Emerging reports have revealed that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday proceeded with the recall process of Sen. Dino Melay, despite court order restraining the Commission from going ahead with the process pending the determination of the substantive suit.

The House of Representatives on Tuesday, unanimously adopted a motion which among others sought to reverse Federal government’s policy which merged both Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK), Islamic religious Knowledge (IRK) and Civic Education as one subject in the Secondary School curriculum.

On Tuesday, the Nigerian Army and their Cameroonian counterparts held a bilateral talk on how to effectively address the menace of Boko Haram around the border.  The Nation Newspaper reported that the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru made the disclosure after the Cameroonian military personnel visited the Military Command and Control Centre (MCCC) in Maiduguri, Borno state capital.

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