Nigerian Newspapers Today Friday 4th December 2020
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#EndSARS: IGP orders immediate withdrawal of police suit
From Molly Kilete, Abuja The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate withdrawal of the suit challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry into alleged brutality by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) filed by the police. Force public relations officer Frank Mba who made this known said […] .
Convicted husband killer, Maryam Sanda must die — Court of Appeal
From Godwin Tsa, Abuja The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal, on Friday, upheld the conviction and death sentence passed on Maryam Sanda, daughter-inlaw to a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Mohammed Bello Haliru. In a unanimous judgment, the appellate court, held that there was no cogent grounds before it to […] The post Convicted husband killer, Maryam Sanda must die — Court of Appeal appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
World Aids Day: Minister educates sector on healthy living
From Charity Nwakaudu, Abuja The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development in collaboration with its development partners has organised a 2-day programme to commemorate the 2020 World Aids Day with the theme ” Resilience”, geared to sensitize, educate, and conduct free HIV test among its staff. Speaking at the event, yesterday, in Abuja, the Minister […] .
FG, rights groups honour victims of rape
From Fred Itua, Abuja An anti-rape movement, Men Against Rape (MAR) has held “A Night of Poetry & Speeches” in memory of all victims of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV), including the 13 year old Elizabeth Ochanya Ogbanje, Uwa Omozuwa, Barakat Bello and Azeezat Somuyiwa. While Ochanya 13 years old died in October 2018 […] .
Forgery: Court quashes suit against Bayelsa Senator, Degi Eremieyo
From Fred Itua, Abuja A Federal Capital Territory FCT High Court sitting in Bwari has dismissed a suit filed by Godsgift Eriaye of the Bayelsa Integrity Group against Biobarakuma Wangagha Degi Eremieyo representing Bayelsa East, to the effect that the latter forged his academic qualifications and documents. In the suit which had the Inspector General […] .
JUST IN: Arik resumes operations
Wole Shadare After more than 24 hour of almost total shut down of its operations following a face-off between the airline and aviation workers’ unions over labour related matters, the management of Arik Air (In Receivership) Friday afternoon announced the immediate resumption of normal flight operations following the resolution of the impasse with the […]
JUST IN: Appeal Court affirms Maryam Sanda’s death sentence
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the death sentence imposed on Maryam Sanda over the death of her husband, Bilyamin Mohammed Bello. The Federal Government had arraigned Sanda and three others on a two-count charge bordering on culpable homicide. She was convicted and sentenced to death by hanging on January 27, 2020, by […]
Ortom offers scholarship to late commissioner’s children
The Benue State government Friday promised to take over sponsorship of children of late Commissioner for Health and Human Services, Dr. Saleh Emmanuel Ikwulono up to university level. Governor Samuel Ortom, who announced this in Obagaji, Agatu Local Government Area at the funeral of the deceased, said the late commissioner’s children deserved academic support. The […]
PTF: 44m Nigerians qualify for COVID-19 vaccines
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 said about 44 million Nigerians would qualify to receive the Pfizer approved vaccines against the virus. PTF National Coordinator, Dr Sani Aliyu, who briefed Nigerian governors at their 22nd virtual meeting in Abuja, said those who qualified included medical personnel and the most vulnerable group among which are […]
Woodward: Man United will back Solskjaer in summer window
Manchester United will back manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a long-term plan centred around summer transfer windows, according to the club’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. Woodward has come out in support of Solskjaer several times, most recently in November when the club released their first-quarter financial results and reported a 20 per cent fall in their […]