Nigerian Newspapers Today Friday 30th October 2020
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Harvest of Awards as Jalingo Diocese celebrates silver Jubilee
Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Catholic diocese of Jalingo on Friday presented various categories of awarda to deserving members of the Church as part of activities to celebrated its 25th anniversary. Speaking at the celebration which took place at the St Charles Baromeo Cathedral in Jalingo the Catholic Bishop of the diocese Most Reverend Dr. Charles […] .
Taraba Gov’t inaugurates taskforce for recovery of looted items
Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Taraba State government on Friday inaugurated an eleven man taskforce committee to assess the level of damage done by the activities of looters in the state and to recover all looted items taken away during the fallout of Endsars protest in the state recently. The deputy governor Alhaji Haruna Manu […] The post Taraba Gov’t inaugurates taskforce for recovery of looted items appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
Okonjo-Iweala: Buhari in video conference call with President of European council
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday held a video conference with Mr Charles Michel, President of the European Council, during which the latter reiterated Europe’s support for Nigeria’s Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The President is leading Nigeria’s charge for Okonjo-Iweala, the country’s former Minister of Finance, to emerge […] .
Emeka Offor foundation donates 3,000 bags of 50kg rice to flood victims in Kebbi
Olanrewaju Lawal,Birnin Kebbi Sir Emeka Offor foundation has donated 3,000 bags of 50kg rice to the Kebbi State government for onward distribution to the victims of flood disaster in the state. While handling the items to the State Governor,Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu at Government House,Birnin Kebbi,Sir Emeka Offor explained that the foundation […] .
CAF President tests positive for COVID-19
The President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Mr Ahmad Ahmad has tested positive for COVID-19. A statement on the website of the continental football governing body on Friday read:”the president after his arrival to Cairo on Oct. 28, presented mild flu symptoms and submitted to the COVID-19 protocol. ”Today, the test results are […] .
DSS arrests prophet, three others over allege attempt to kidnap Bayelsa Council boss
Pauline Onyibe, Yenagoa The Department of State Services (DSS) in Bayelsa State on Friday arrested a 43-year-old Prophet, Kingsley Jeremiah Amos and three others over an alleged attempt to kidnap and sending life threatening text messages to the Chairman of the Yenagoa Local Government Area of the state, Uroupaye Nimizuoa. Others arrested alongside the […]
World Bank: Remittances to Nigeria, others to fall by 9% this year
Tony Chukwunyem Remittances to Nigeria and other Sub-Saharan African countries are likely to drop by 9 per cent to $44billion in 2020 due to the effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the World Bank has said. The Bank, which made this prediction in its latest, “Migration and Development Brief,” also projected that as the […]
Bandits kill Police officer, 17 others in Katsina
Ahmed Sani, Katsina The Katsina State Police Command has confirmed that dare devil bandits in their numbers have killed 17 people and one police officer in Duskuru Village in Dandume Local Government Area of the state. SP Gambo Isa, the Command’s Spokesperson, who confirmed the attack, added that no fewer than 300 bandits, […]
#EndSARS protests: You got it wrong, Police tell Amnesty
*Say 22 officers killed, 205 stations damaged The police have responded to the report of Amnesty International alleging that the security agency shot citizens protesting against law enforcement brutality. Amnesty International accused the police and the military of violating rights of Nigerians demanding reforms in the police. But in a statement on Friday, Frank […]
French church attacker came from Tunisia days ago
The Tunisian man who killed three people in a French church only recently arrived in Europe, officials say. The suspect, 21, had an Italian Red Cross document, issued after he arrived on the Italian island of Lampedusa by migrant boat last month, reports the BBC. He was shot by police and is in a critical […]