Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Friday, have rearrested activist and publisher, Omoyele Sowore. This follows an initial report by this online medium that DSS stormed the premises of the Abuja Federal High Court to arrest the #RevolutionNow convener but were resisted by other activists in court.
Constitutional lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has revealed why the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore and his ally, Olawale Bakare were rearrested by the DSS. Naija News reports that the Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday night had released Sowore after spending 124 days in detention.
Eze Israel Kanu, the father of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, is dead. Naija News reports that Eze Kanu’s death was confirmed by the traditional council of his community led by Edward Ibeabuchi.
Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have attacked the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, in Madrid, Spain, months after attacking Ike Ekweremadu, a former Deputy Senate President. Naija News reports that IPOB members attacked Amaechi on Friday, December 6 while he was on a national assignment.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has condemned the invasion of the Federal High Court by operatives of the DSS to re-arrest the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore. Naija News reports that the Department of State Services (DSS) on Thursday night had released Sowore after spending 124 days in detention.
Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to control the Department of State Security (DSS). Naija News reports that the DSS on Thursday night had released Sowore after spending 124 days in detention.
The Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has sworn in twenty commissioners as members of his cabinet. The swearing of the members of the state executive council is coming after the Governor took over power six months ago, May 29th, 2019.
The environs of Stanbic IBTC Bank, in Kano, was in disarray on Wednesday after a policeman attached to the bank allegedly shot a man identified as Mus’ab Sammani, which led to his death. According to the report, the sad incident occurred at the bank’s branch on Niger Avenue by the Mallam Kato Square, off Post Office Road in the commercial city.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), has lifted the transfer window ban on Chelsea Football Club of England. Naija News understands that the club had earlier been suspended for two transfer windows for signing new players. Chelsea’s fine of 600,000 Swiss francs fine by FIFA was also halved by CAS.
Starboy entertainment boss, Wizkid, is wrapping up 2019 with a surprise EP for his fans. Naija News understands that the popular Nigerian star entertainer dropped the 7-track body of workdays after returning from a tour.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.