Latest Nigeria News Headlines July 25 2020

Good morning. Here are the news headlines for today, July 25 2020, from AllNigerianinfo. Punch Newspaper Headline July 25 2020 Edo poll: Obaseki begins campaign, Ize-Iyamu vows to focus on issues Promoting Yoruba culture brought me into the limelight –Oyinbo Jesu At 51, I’m not too old to remarry –Ayo Adesanya I enjoyed raping elderly… Continue reading Latest Nigeria News Headlines July 25 2020

Herbalist Lands In Court Over Alleged N1.2m Fraud

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu (image courtesy Nigeria Police Force) The Police on Friday arraigned a 48-year-old herbalist, Rotimi Ogun, in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly N1.2 million fraud. Reports revealed that the herbalist defrauded the woman on false pretences of selling some goods to her. The defendant, who resides at… Continue reading Herbalist Lands In Court Over Alleged N1.2m Fraud

Lagos State Allays Fears As Third Mainland Bridge Closes Partially

Third Mainland Bridge As the partial closure of Third Mainland Bridge begins at midnight today, LASG has allayed fears of residents on possible hardship that commuters travelling inward and outward Lagos Island might encounter. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso, reiterated that motorists need not entertain any anxiety but should cooperate with… Continue reading Lagos State Allays Fears As Third Mainland Bridge Closes Partially

Adeoboye Speaks On Endorsing Peter Obi For 2023 Presidency

Pastor Enoch Adeboye/File Photo Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has denied endorsing Peter Obi for president ahead of the 2023 elections. Report by some online medium had claimed that the popular cleric endorsed the former Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, when members of CAN paid… Continue reading Adeoboye Speaks On Endorsing Peter Obi For 2023 Presidency

Ondo 2020: ‘I Remain A PDP Member’, Agboola Ajayi Reacts After Losing Primary Poll to Jegede

Ondo State Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi has said he remains a bonafide member of the People Democratic Party (PDP). His reaction is following the emergence of Jide Jegede as the flagbearer of PDP heads of the October 10 election. There has been speculation that Agboola who has the ambition of getting the number one seas… Continue reading Ondo 2020: ‘I Remain A PDP Member’, Agboola Ajayi Reacts After Losing Primary Poll to Jegede

Oyo Govt Reunites Mentally Derailed Man With Family

Seyi Makinde (source: Instagram) The Oyo State Government says it has reunited a mentally derailed man, Yusuf Olapade, aged 38, with his family after going through treatment. According to Mrs Christiana Abioye, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Olapade was picked on the street and handed over to one… Continue reading Oyo Govt Reunites Mentally Derailed Man With Family

Police Arrest Offciers Harassing Lady In Viral Video

Following investigations into the dehumanizing treatment of a female citizen as shown in a viral video on Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020, the Nigeria Police Force have identified three (3) police officers and one (1) civilian accomplice who participated in the unprofessional act. Two (2) suspects, ASP Tijani Olatunji and Inspr Gboyega Oyeniyi have been arrested… Continue reading Police Arrest Offciers Harassing Lady In Viral Video

Buhari Is Now A Travel Blogger – Aisha Yesufu Slams Visit To Mali

Aisha Yesufu A co-covener of Bring Back Our Girls, BBOG, Aisha Yesufu has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari whom she described as a travel blogger. This is in reaction to a peace-keeping mission which had the president travel to Mali. In a Facebook video, Aisha Yesufu revealed that the president travelled to Mali for peace while… Continue reading Buhari Is Now A Travel Blogger – Aisha Yesufu Slams Visit To Mali

Plateau Gov, Lalong, Hails Reappointed ITF DG Ari

Plateau governor Simon Lalong (image courtesy: State Govt) Plateau  Gov. Simon Lalong has congratulated the Director-General of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Mr Joseph Ari, on his four-year reappointment. Lalong in a congratulatory message by his Director of Press and Public Affairs, Dr Makut Macham on Thursday in Jos, described the appointment as another good… Continue reading Plateau Gov, Lalong, Hails Reappointed ITF DG Ari

80,000 Nigerians Used As Sex Slaves Across The World – NASS

President Buhari delivering his budget speech before the joint session of the National Assembly. The National Assembly has revealed that over 80,000 Nigerians are being used as sex slaves and for forced labour in other parts of the world. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the Committee on Diaspora, Tolu Akande-Sadipe, while speaking at… Continue reading 80,000 Nigerians Used As Sex Slaves Across The World – NASS

Boko Haram: U.S Condemns Killing Of Aid Workers

Boko Haram (image courtesy: Nigerian Army) The United States Government has condemned the killings of five humanitarian aid workers by Boko Haram terrorist group in Nigeria’s North-East. The Public Affairs Department of the U.S Embassy in Abuja made the condemnation while commiserating with the victims’ families in a statement on Thursday. The News Agency of… Continue reading Boko Haram: U.S Condemns Killing Of Aid Workers

Enugu CP Tasks Newly-Promoted Officers On Professionalism

CP Ahmed Abdurrahman of Enugu State (img: NAN) The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, has urged the newly promoted officers of his Command to desist from unprofessionalism. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, made this known in a statement issued in Enugu on Friday. The commissioner gave the charge after… Continue reading Enugu CP Tasks Newly-Promoted Officers On Professionalism

Latest COVID-19 Nigeria Update

Nigeria has recorded 604 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. According to the information released by the Nigeria Centre or Disease Control (NCDC), Lagos has 203 new cases, followed by Oyo with 87 and FCT has 79. Others include, Edo-41, Osun-35, Ogun-24, Rivers-22, Kaduna-22, Akwa Ibom-20, Plateau-18, Delta-9, Ebonyi-9, Imo-8, Enugu-5, Kano-5,… Continue reading Latest COVID-19 Nigeria Update

Latest Nigeria News Headlines July 24 2020

Good morning. Here are the news headlines for today, July 24 2020, from Punch Newspaper Headline July 24 2020 JUST IN Majority of COVID-19 patients prefer home treatment – Lagos LCCI, expert worry as debt profile rises by 127% Trader detained for nephew’s offence dies in police custody Jegede talks tough, vows to end Akeredolu’s… Continue reading Latest Nigeria News Headlines July 24 2020

Gunmen Storm Plateau Court, Whisk Away 4 Kidnap, Suspects

File image of Gunmen Five gunmen on Thursday stormed the Plateau High Court in Barkin Ladi Local Government and whisked away four kidnap and robbery suspects. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the suspects are Umar Adamu, Bashir Mohammed, Musa Usman and Abdul Haruna – were to appear before Justice Nanpon Dadi when… Continue reading Gunmen Storm Plateau Court, Whisk Away 4 Kidnap, Suspects

Ondo PDP Primaries: Ayorinde Congratulates Jegede, Calls For Unity

Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) An aspirant in the People’s Democratic Party’s primary elections in Ondo State, Mr Bode Ayorinde, has congratulated the winner Mr Eyitayo Jegede. Ayorinde, in a statement signed by his senior media aide, Olusegun Adebumiti, on Thursday in Akure, described the election as keenly contested. The aspirant, therefore, called for unity among the… Continue reading Ondo PDP Primaries: Ayorinde Congratulates Jegede, Calls For Unity