Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top Newspaper Headlines in Nigeria for today Saturday, 21st November 2020.
Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been offered N65 billion for Earned Academic Allowance and revitalisation by the Federal Government in a bid to end ASUU strike. Naija News reports that that the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari offered the lecturers N65 billion for Earned Academic Allowance and revitalisation on Friday, November 20.
President Muhammadu Buhari has been asked to fire the suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. Naija News reports that the Justice Ayo Salami panel made the recommendation to President Buhari on Friday.
The Federal Government has finally accepted the demand by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) that its members should be exempted from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). Naija News reports that the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari was made on Friday, November 20, 2020, after weeks of negotiations and foot-dragging on the issue of IPPIS.
Senate President Ahmad Lawan has told Nigerians to vote out all current members of the ninth National Assembly in 2023 if they feel they are not satisfied with their performance. Lawan threw the challenge on Friday while making the opening remark during a retreat for top management of the National Assembly Service Commission and National Assembly in Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday has again declared that nobody is too big to be investigated in the commitment of his administration in fighting corruption in Nigeria. This is as he declared at the State House in Abuja while receiving the report of the panel which probed allegations of corruption and abuse of office against the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu.
Newspaper Vendors Association, has shut down operations with members currently protesting in Abuja over the killing of its member by Femi Gbajabiamila‘s aide. Naija News had reported earlier that a member of the Newspaper Vendors Association identified as Ifeanyichukwu Elechi was killed by a security aide to Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday, November 19.
President Muhammadu Buhari has received Justice Ayo Salami-led probe panel report on alleged corruption charges against Ibrahim Magi, the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Naija News reports that President Buhari received Justice Salami panel report on the suspended EFCC Chairman at the State House in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Friday, November 20.
Donald Trump Jr, the eldest son of the President of the United States, has contracted the deadly coronavirus virus (COVID-19). Naija News reports that the new of Trump Jr. contracting Coronavirus is coming this week amid a national surge in infections in the United States.
The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Friday revealed that the 2021 budget of N13.08 trillion would be passed by the National Assembly in the second week of December. He stated this at a retreat for members of National Assembly Management and National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) in Abuja, according to NAN.
Big Brother Naija season 5 1st runner up, Dorathy Bachor, has taken to her Instagram page to share some beautiful, slaying photos of herself. The 24-year-old entrepreneur, following her exit alongside other housemates from the Biggie’s house, has bagged series of ambassadorships, Naija News understands.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.
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Happy birthday to this dynamite – Linda Ikeji writes as she celebrates her birthday
Blogger, Kinda Ikeji is 41.
The celebrity blogger clocks a new age today, September 19.
Linda took to her Instagram page to pay tribute to herself,
“Happy birthday to this dynamite
I am alive. I am healthy. I am happy. I have conquered. God has been so good to me. I am grateful!
Was trying to be a little sexy for my birthday, hope I succeeded!
Thak you all so much for all you well wishes. Kisses!”.
See her birthday photos below,
Mercy Macjoe gets her own Hollywood Walk of Fame
Congratulations are in order for Nollywood actress, Mercy Macjoe as she gets her own Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The actress now has a customised star at the HF in Hollywood, California, USA.
The actress made this known on her Instagram as she shared photos and video from the moment she saw her star.
This is a big achievement for the actress.
Nobody on Earth needs an iPhone 13 – Reno Omokri
Reno Omokri is of the opinion that an iPhone 13 is not needed.
According to him, it is only a status symbol which can rob people off their real treasure when pressured into.
The advocate listed out several reasons why he believes nobody should aim at getting it.
“Noboy on Earth needs an iPhone 13. Absolutely no one. An iPhone 13 is a status symbol. Don’t let peer pressure rob you off your real treasure. If your old phone works, use it.you don’t need a new phone. You need a new investment. Invest. Don’t impress!
Below are 10 Things You Can Invest in Instead of an iPhone 13:
A plot of land in a low cost area 40 bags of rice at a rural area to sell at a profit in an urban area. Trade in forex Buy 3 Microsoft shares Rent a one bedroom and use it for Airbnb Buy treasury binds Start a POS business Join lending club and earn money lending money to people who are guaranteed to repay Invest in a course and learn an income generating skill”.