The tonnes of rice which is being destroyed by officials is said to have been brought into the country from Myanmar (also known as Burma).
The Coalition of Minority Tribes in Nigeria has called on the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, to apologise to Nigerians and return to Cameroon or seek naturalization.
A group, Conference of Nigerian Youths in Defence of Democracy has insisted on the choice of the current Deputy Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ahmed Idris Wase as the Speaker of the incoming 9th Assembly.
Some concerned citizens of Borno state have reaffirmed their support for the candidature of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume to emerge as the next Senate president in the incoming 9th National Assembly.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is far more qualified to be president that Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party.
The governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, has stated that the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, respects him as the governor of Kogi and as the political son of President Muhammadu Buhari.