Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
The Kogi State House of Assembly on Friday impeached Deputy Governor Mr Simon Achuba. This was disclosed to newsmen at the Assembly complex by the Majority Leader of the House, Hon. Abdullahi Bello.
The Nigeria Police on Friday reportedly fired tear gas canisters and shot in the air to disperse a procession of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) members in Abuja. Naija News reports that the tear gas and gunshots forced Shiites and passers-by to scamper for safety.
The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) says the asset declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari and other past leaders remain a private document. The CCB noted it cannot disclose the details without the consent of such people to do so.
The Federal Government and organised labour have finally agreed on the implementation template for N30,000 new national minimum wage. Naija News reports that the Federal Government and organised labour reached the agreement on the percentage increase on the consequential adjustment in workers’ salaries as a result of the new minimum wage of N30,000 on Thursday night.
The Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday suspended the State Secretary of the party, Lawrence Okah. Confirming the suspension to The Punch, the Edo State APC chairman, Anslem Ojezua, said Okah was suspended to allow the committee set up to investigate the allegation levelled against him do its job.
Naija News has obtained a report revealing that another tragedy occurred after a tanker laden with fuel, fell at Amagba Phase 2, Onitsha. Naija News understands that the incident that occurred on Friday morning, caused another explosion in the area as the residents run to embrace safety.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said four persons have been killed while two others have been left injured after an accident involving a lorry on Nteje/Onitsha expressway in Anambra state. Naija News reports that the FRSC Sector Commander in the state, Andrew Kumapayi made this known in a statement made available to newsmen where he noted that the accident occurred at about 9 a.m. on Friday, October 18.
Social media networks, Twitter and Facebook have blocked a viral sex video of an American pastor, David E.Wilson. Naija News understands that the social media networks blocked the appearance of the viral video f the pastor which went viral in the last 48 hours after he was caught performing a sexual act on a female church member.
This weekend English Premier League (EPL) football fixtures after the FIFA international break promises to be mouthwatering. The star match will undisputedly be the game between Manchester United versus Liverpool at Old Trafford.
Veteran Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has revealed what she considers as the most important and valuable part of her body. She made the disclosure on Thursday while answering questions from her Instagram followers in a video tagged “50 Questions With King Tonto.”
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.