Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
No fewer than six Nigerians have been listed on the Federal Bureau of Investigation‘s list of most-wanted cybercriminals. Naija News reports that the FBI made this known in a tweet on Saturday morning, June 27, where it demanded tips on how to catch these six Nigerians in a tweet on its official account.
The Federal Government social intervention scheme, Npower, has officially opened its portal for the recruitment of June 2020 Batch C intakes. Naija News reports that the Npower portal for 2020 Batch C intakes opened at exactly 11: 45 pm, today, Friday, 26th June 2020, hours after some applicants had already registered for the scheme as against the directive of the social intervention scheme.
Six hundred and eighty-four confirmed new cases of Coronavirus pandemic has been reported in Nigeria. The development was confirmed on the verified official Twitter handle of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, on Friday, June 26 at about 11:50 pm.
The family of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi have announced his burial arrangements. Bolaji Tunji, the media aide to the late Ajimobi in a statement obtained by Naija News said the late governor will be buried on Sunday 28th of June 2020.
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rubbished the rumours making rounds that he funded Muhammadu Buhari’s presidential election with N35 billion. Naija News observed that some online portals reported that Tinubu contributed the huge sum to the election bid of President Buhari.
Fresh moves by the federal government of Nigeria to cut down on costs of governance will make more funds available to cater to masses in the country, the presidency has revealed. Presidential media aide, Femi Adesina disclosed that the federal government is cutting down the cost of governance by stopping “non-critical and administrative capital spending.”
Another lockdown across the country is just around the corner, the Nigerian Government has hinted. This was made known by Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, who noted that with the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the country, another lockdown won’t be out of place.
Party chairmen of the Nigerian opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party in the South-West region of the country have frowned at some alleged moves by Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. The chairmen call on the National Working Committee, NWC of the party to step in and address the governor, noting that his plots could cause turbulence in the party in the nearest future.
Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola, has reacted to victory recorded by Liverpool FC on Thursday night. Speaking after a 2-1 loss to Chelsea in the English Premier League yesterday, City boss admitted his side failed to play desperately in the season as title rivals, Liverpool FC.
Ex-Nigerian nvde model, Caroline Sam is popularly known as Maheeda has given a shocking revelation to many of her fans as she reveals that she is now a born again Christian. Maheeda who gave the shocking revelation via her Instagram page, on Thursday e stated that even at the time that she was posting nude videos, she knew God still had plans for her.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.