Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to restructure the country to avoid its division. The RCCG GO gave the warning on Saturday at an event to commemorate the 60th independence anniversary of Nigeria co-organised by the Redeemed Christian Church of God and the Nehemiah Leadership Institute.
Dr Momodu Jimah, the Rector of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi in Edo State, has died after a brief illness. NAN reports that Dr Jimah passed on Friday night at exactly 7 pm.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her 12-year leadership of Liberia and the history that preceded her regime has made her believe that the consistent application of governance can make a big difference and turn apparently hopeless cases around. Speaking the maiden edition of the annual gender equality conference organised by the Kwara State Government, Africa’s first elected female president, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, gave an insight into her tortuous political journey.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has advised President Muhammadu Buhari and his administration to stick to facts when criticising previous governments. Buhari, during his 60th Independence anniversary speech on October 1, had singled out Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administrations beginning from Olusegun Obasanjo’s in 1999 up to that of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015, of presiding over the near destruction of Nigeria.
A former President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, has condemned the continous killing of young Nigerians by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Naija News reports that the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) chased a young Nigerian to his death last month and today, October 3, it was reported that SARS officials killed another young Nigerian in Delta State, southeast Nigeria.
The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM), Apostle Johnson Suleman, says the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) should be proscribed. Naija News reports that the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) chased a young Nigerian to his death last month and today, October 3, it was reported that SARS officials killed another young Nigerian in Delta State, southeast Nigeria.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday evening, 3rd October 2020, confirmed 160 new cases of Coronavirus disease infection in Nigeria. The new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed via a statement on the official Twitter handle of the health agency.
United States President Donald Trump has given an update on his health after he and the US First Lady, Melania Trump tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Naija News had reported earlier that President Trump announced on Thursday, October 1 that he and his wife, Melania tested positive to coronavirus which has ravaged the world and kept many countries in lockdown.
Arsenal former manager, Arsene Wenger says he is ready to return to the club ‘one day’ after losing his footing since leaving the Emirates two years ago. Wenger, 70, stepped down in May 2018 after helping the Gunners win three Premier League titles and seven FA Cups in his 22 years at the club.
Nigerians rapper Eedris Abdulkareem has narrated what transpired between him and American rapper Curtis ’50 cent’ Jackson sixteen years ago. Naija News reports that former G Unit gang member Yung Buck had revisited the incident in a recent interview.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.
Source: Naija News