Breaking News from Nigerian Evening Newspapers Wednesday 6th January 2021

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Nigerian journalist, Babajide Osokoya is dead

A renowned journalist, Babajide Osokoya has passed on. The former staff of P.M. News died on Wednesday. He reportedly battled with diabetes. Osokoya was a native of Ijebu-Ode in Ogun State. Oyin Oyewole, a retired Lagos State Ministry of Education director, has expressed sadness over his death. ‘‘It is quite unbelievable!!! Every morning I look …
Nigerian journalist, Babajide Osokoya is dead

UNILAG loses another professor

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has lost another scholar, Prof. Duro Ajeyalemi. He passed away three days after former Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe died. The university reportedly died of COVID-19 complications. Ajeyalemi retired from UNILAG after he clocked 70 years in 2020. He was former Dean of Student Affairs and immediate past Registrar, Joint Universities …
UNILAG loses another professor



COVID-19: Abia govt warns residents as second wave worsens

The Government of Abia State has warned residents of the continuous rise in the confirmed cases of COVID-19 as the country battles a second wave. The Secretary to the State Government Barr. Chris Ezem, gave the warning in a statement made available to DAILY POST on Wednesday. According to him, government will continue to evolve …
COVID-19: Abia govt warns residents as second wave worsens

End SARS: Prisoner from Edo jail break re-arrested

Ogun State Police Command has re-arrested one Obehi Ehis Frank Ogbeh, one of Edo prisoners that escaped during the End SARS agitation. During the protest last October, correctional facilities in the state were attacked. The federal government said rampaging youths breached the Custodial Centres in Benin and Oko. The Ministry of Interior confirmed that about …
End SARS: Prisoner from Edo jail break re-arrested

Offa robbery: Saraki reacts as petitioners claim SARS tortured them to implicate him

Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to revelations that he was wrongly implicated in the Offa robbery saga. The ex-Kwara Governor expressed excitement via his Twitter account. “Alhamdulillah! Like light, the truth will ALWAYS come out!”, he tweeted. On Wednesday, two petitioners at the Judicial Panel of Enquiry on End SARS in Ilorin, Kwara …
Offa robbery: Saraki reacts as petitioners claim SARS tortured them to implicate him

LUTH warns Nigerians as second wave of COVID-19 spreads faster

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH, on Wednesday, warned Nigerians that the second wave of COVID-19 is deadlier than the first one. LUTH issued the warning in an advisory issued by its Chief Medical Director, Professor Chris Bode, He warned that the second wave of the virus is easily transmissible. Prof. Bode urged Nigerians to …
LUTH warns Nigerians as second wave of COVID-19 spreads faster

2023: Do not resist handing over to PDP when time comes – Wike tells APC

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has warned the All Progressives Congress(APC) not to fight when they have to hand over to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2023. Governor Wike also emphasised that Nigerians were earnestly waiting for the PDP to return to power. The governor’s assistant on media,Kelvin Ebiri, disclosed this in …
2023: Do not resist handing over to PDP when time comes – Wike tells APC



35-year-old man, couple kidnapped in Ondo

A 35-year-old man has been abducted by suspected kidnappers in Uso, Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State. The gunmen also kidnapped a couple who were on transit through the community. The couple was reportedly kidnapped on Tuesday evening while the 35-year-old man identified as Olatunbosun Johnson was abducted during the weekend. According to sources, …
35-year-old man, couple kidnapped in Ondo

Bandits kill policeman in Shiroro area of Niger State

Armed bandits have unleashed a fresh attack in Shiroro local government council of Niger State, leaving a policeman dead and another person injured. The bandits also rustled herds of cattle during the attack DAILY POST learnt that the incident occurred on Tuesday and had left many people panicking. When contacted, the Chairman of the local …
Bandits kill policeman in Shiroro area of Niger State

Disquiet as extended tenures given heads of Civil Defence, Immigration, Prisons end

There is palpable uncertainty as the extended tenures of some heads of paramilitary agencies in Nigeria end in a short time. The chiefs of the outfits, under the Ministry of Interior, have exceeded mandatory ages and years of service, just like the Nigerian Military Service Chiefs. They are Controller-General, Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS), Jaafaru Ahmed; …
Disquiet as extended tenures given heads of Civil Defence, Immigration, Prisons end

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