Breaking News from Nigerian Evening Newspapers Saturday 11th July 2020

Breaking News from Nigerian Evening Newspapers and Evening News Saturday 11th July 2020

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Sheffield United hammer Chelsea, move to 6th on Premier League table

David McGoldrick struck his first Premier League goals to help Sheffield United beat Chelsea 3-0 and move up to sixth place. McGoldrick opened his account on 18 minutes when he turned in Kepa Arrizabalaga’s parry from Oli McBurnie’s initial shot. McBurnie doubled the Blades’ lead in the 33rd minute, heading in Enda Stevens’ cross from …
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COVID-19: NAFDAC considers 21 herbal products for usage

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says 21 herbal medicinal products are currently being processed by the agency for “Safe use” or listing status. Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, director-general of the agency, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday. NAFDAC disrupts unveiling of COVID-19 herb in Ogun COVID-19: Anambra presents six …
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‘How interests on N550B loot recovered by Magu got re-looted’

The suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, may be facing fresh cases of alleged re-looting of funds recovered by the commission as well as bribery. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the interest rates accruing from N550 billion recovered by the EFCC under Magu were …
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Why Magu was suspended – Presidency

The Presidency has explained why the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, was suspended. Magu is facing a probe panel, headed by retired Justice Ayo Salami, over allegations of mismanagement and lack of transparency in managing recovered assets by the EFCC. Salami panel digs beyond Magu Don’t compromise …
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Lagos: Tears as victims of collapsed building are evacuated

Tears freely roll down the faces of residents of Freeman Street, Lagos Island, when they sighted the bodies of three persons who died in a collapsed house in the area. Among the three victims, who lost their lives in the building collapse, were two children whose mother was rescued under the debris of the collapsed …
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No house purchased for my son in Abuja – Malami

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has denied a report which alleged that he purchased a property worth N300 million in Abuja for his eldest son, Abdulazeez, who got married on Saturday. Malami, who spoke through a statement by his media aide, Dr Umar Gwandu, on Saturday, said …
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Don’t compromise Magu’s probe, PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration not to compromise the ongoing probe of the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. The party said the Presidency should rather ensure that Magu answered for alleged corruption, reported violation of rules, victimization of Nigerians and …
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EPL: Norwich relegated after 4-0 loss

Norwich City FC have been relegated from the English top-flight league, Premier League, after their 4-0 loss to West Ham on Saturday. They became the first side to be relegated this season after the game that saw Michail Antonio scoring all the four goals for the Hammers. Hushpuppi conspired to defraud Premier League club of …
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Six die as truck rams into car on Ondo-Ore road

Six persons have been confirmed dead in a road accident that occurred between Ore and Ondo town at the weekend. The accident involved a commercial Volkswagen Jetta car with registration number REE 446 KP and an articulated truck. Five die in Ondo road accident Accident: 19 burnt beyond recognition in Ondo Sources close to the …
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Nigerian woman put up for sale in Lebanon returns

A 30-year-old Nigeria, Peace Busari, who was put up for sale in Lebanon, has arrived in Nigeria. Busari was recently advertised for sale on Facebook by a Lebanese, Wael Jerro, but was rescued in April following the intervention of the Nigerian Mission in Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanon halts domestic work visas to Nigerians FG evacuates 69 …
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BREAKING: Ibrahim Magu: Fresh facts on re-looting of recovered funds emerge

The suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, may be facing fresh cases of alleged re-looting of funds recovered by the commission as well as bribery. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Magu is currently being interrogated by a presidential probe panel headed by retired Justice …
BREAKING: Ibrahim Magu: Fresh facts on re-looting of recovered funds emerge

Apostle Johnson Suleiman reacts to death of Evangelist Morris Cerullo

Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Fire Ministries has mourned the death of Popular tele-evangelist, Morris Cerullo. DAILY POST had earlier reported that Cerullo died on Saturday in San Diego, California, United States, US. Cerullo who has authored over 80 Christian works of literature died at the age of 88 years. The clergyman was born on …
Apostle Johnson Suleiman reacts to death of Evangelist Morris Cerullo

Buhari writes South African President, laments huge corruption in govt

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged African leaders to ensure the immediate actualization of the Common African Position on Assets Recovery (CAPAR), as the continent celebrates Anti-Corruption Day, July 11, 2020. In a letter to South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa, Chairman of African Union, the Nigerian leader asked for a re-commitment to the anti-corruption war by …
Buhari writes South African President, laments huge corruption in govt

NDDC: Former MD, Joy Nunieh makes damning revelations about Buhari’s Minister Akpabio VIDEO

Former Acting Managing Director of Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Joy Nunieh has made some damning allegations against the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio. The former Acting MD addressed the press after she appeared before the Senate ad hoc Committee investigating NDDC. Nunieh in the interview recounted her …
NDDC: Former MD, Joy Nunieh makes damning revelations about Buhari’s Minister Akpabio VIDEO

Abia State is rotten under PDP- Senator Nkechi Nwogu

Senator Nkechi Nwogu, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has lambasted Governor Okezie Ikpeazu-led Peoples Democratic Party-government in Abia State for alleged poor performances. Nwogu lamented that the government’s draconian policies rather than enhancing the economic development of the State had worsened the decay in the Abia state’s infrastructures. The Senator spoke on …
Abia State is rotten under PDP- Senator Nkechi Nwogu

Niger Police parades four over conspiracy to sell Dangote trailer

The Niger State Police Command has arrested four persons in Gurara Local Government Area allegedly involved in a conspiracy to sell a Dangote Company trailer. The police also said the four including a staff of the company were involved in the diversion of 900 bags of cement. A press statement by the state Police Public …
Niger Police parades four over conspiracy to sell Dangote trailer

Auto crash claims six lives in Ondo

Six persons on Saturday lost their lives in a road accident in Ondo State. The road crash occurred at Kinisho/Olo junction axis of Ondo-Ore highway in Odigbo Local Government Area of the state. According to eyewitnesses, the accident involved a commercial Volkswagen Jetta car with number plate REE 446 KP and an articulated truck. The …
Auto crash claims six lives in Ondo

EFCC: Why Magu is under probe – Presidency

The presidency has opened up on the probe and suspension of Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, in a statement on Saturday, said a series of documented allegations were made against Magu and several staff of the agency. He noted that following a …
EFCC: Why Magu is under probe – Presidency

Magu should sleep in cell as law provides not Mosque- Fmr Senator, Shehu Sani

Human Rights activist and former lawmaker, representing Kaduna Senatorial Zone, Sen. Shehu Sani, has mocked the suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu for refusing to sleep in a holding cell. Shehu Sani, while reacting to the widely circulated report that Mr. Magu defied sleeping in the cell as …
Magu should sleep in cell as law provides not Mosque- Fmr Senator, Shehu Sani

Ondo 2020: Mimiko’s Zenith Labour Party chooses governorship candidate

Ahead of the October 10, 2020 governorship election in Ondo State, the Zenith Labour Party, ZLP, on Saturday picked its governorship candidate. The party being nurtured by the former Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko became the first political party to hold primaries to pick its candidate following the emergence of Comrade Darius Benjamin …
Ondo 2020: Mimiko’s Zenith Labour Party chooses governorship candidate

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