Excellent morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija Information roundup of most sensible Newspaper Headlines in Nigeria for as of late Thursday, 13th August 2020
1. Federal Executive Reacts To ‘Sacking Of UNILAG VC’
The Federal Executive in the course of the Federal Ministry of Schooling (FMoE), says it has now not been briefed at the purported elimination of Vice-Chancellor of the College of Lagos (UNILAG) Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe.
Naija Information understands that studies had emerged previous, announcing that the UNLIAG VC has been sacked from place of work through Governing Council of the college.
Alternatively, reacting to the purported sacking of the UNILAG VC, the Federal Ministry of Schooling in a remark issued through its spokesperson, Ben Goong, in Abuja, stated whilst the ministry awaits correct briefing from the college government, it will have to be reaffirmed that the council has the ability to rent and hearth.
2. Customs Arrest 2 Lebanese Smuggling $890,000 Out Of Nigeria
Officials of the Nigeria Customs, Rivers State command, on Wednesday arrested two Lebanese, Dina Jihad Khali and Chamseddine Waell Mohammed.
Khali and Mohammed had been making an attempt to smuggle a complete sum of $890,000 out of Nigeria in the course of the Port Harcourt Global Airport.
The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee has commenced the investigation of 2 Lebanese.
The customs after their arrest passed them over to the Port Harcourt, Zonal place of work of the EFCC.
3. Blasphemy: Boko Haram Chief, Abubakar Shekau Condemns Kano Dying Sentence
Chief of the scary terrorist workforce, Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has condemned a ruling through an Higher Sharia Courtroom in Kano State, which sentenced a tender musician known as Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, to loss of life for blaspheming Prophet Muhammad, HumAngle studies.
Naija Information studies that the Shari’a Top Courtroom in Hausawa Filin Hockey, Kano, sentenced Sharif-Aminu to loss of life for freeing a track insulting the Prophet Muhammad.
The loss of life sentence issued on Monday, August 10 has, alternatively, sparked reactions and condemnations through involved Nigerians who faulted the stated Sharia Legislation that allows the punishment.
4. DSS Releases Obadiah After Six Hours Of Wondering
Former Presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress within the 2019 presidential election, Obadiah Mailafia, has been launched through the Division of State Services and products after six hours of wondering.
A large number of his supporters had been out of doors the Jos place of work of the DSS whilst the previous Deputy Governor of the Central Financial institution of Nigeria used to be grilled.
Naija Information had previous reported that DSS invited Obadiah to seem at its place of work on Wednesday following his remark the place he accused a northern governor of being a commander of Boko Haram.
5. We Have Been Cheated, Sanwo-Olu Cries Out Over Federal Appointments
Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has cried out over what he described as deficient illustration of Lagosians in federal appointments.
Naija Information understands that Sanwo-Olu expressed his displeasure when he gained the Honourable Commissioner representing Lagos State on the Federal Persona Fee (FCC), Hon. Abdulwasiu Bawa-Allah, on Wednesday, on the State Area, Marina.
He vowed that his management could be making essential strikes to handle the inadequacy, which, he stated angry the spirit of equity, fairness, and federating stability.
6. FG Approves N8.49bn For COVID-19
The Federal Government Council (FEC) on Wednesday authorized the sum of N8.49 billion for the acquisition of 12 pieces for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Naija Information studies that the Nigeria Centre for Illness Regulate (NCDC) would acquire the pieces.
The memo for the procurement used to be introduced through the Minister of Well being, Osagie Ehanire, on behalf of the middle on the Council chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The FEC assembly used to be presided over through President Muhammadu Buhari on the State Area in Abuja.
7. Boko Haram: El-Rufai Must Be Invited And Now not Obadiah – Omokri Assaults DSS
The previous aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri has condemned the Division of State Services and products, for inviting the previous Deputy Governor of the Central Financial institution of Nigeria, Mailafia Obadiah, over his revelation on Boko Haram.
Recall that the previous presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress printed that Boko Haram insurgents are making plans to purpose a civil struggle in Nigeria in 2022.
He additional said that the terrorist teams have their individuals within the southern a part of Nigeria in preparation against the 2020 plan.
8. PENGASSAN Start 3-day Caution Strike
Participants of the Petroleum and Herbal Fuel Senior Workforce Affiliation (PENGASSAN) on Wednesday commenced a three-day caution strike.
Senior PENGASSAN individuals within the Federal Ministry of Petroleum Assets and a few of its businesses downed gear on the Abuja headquarters in protest towards the non-payment in their salaries for the previous 3 months.
PENGASSAN also are protesting towards the Federal Executive’s inclusion of its individuals within the Built-in Payroll and Group of workers Knowledge gadget (IPPIS).
9. Lack of confidence: Accountable Nigerians Must Be Allowed To Raise Guns – Ortom
The Federal Executive has been known as on through Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State to grant license to accountable Nigerians to hold weapons to discourage criminals from attacking blameless and helpless Nigerians.
Ortom said this throughout the digital assembly convened through Centre for Values in Management, CVL, in collaboration with Nigeria Governors’ Discussion board, NGF on Tuesday.
The Benue State Governor additional said that the coverage must be supported through a strict felony framework to forestall unlawful ownership of palms through the citizenry with out exception.
10. Edo 2020: APC Clears Deputy Gov’send Candidate of Certificates Forgery
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has pushed aside studies that its Deputy Governorship candidate within the Edo election, Abudu Ganiyu Audu, gave false data to INEC.
The APC in a remark signed through Dr. Ehiogie WEST-Idahosa insisted that Ganiyu Audu is duly certified to hunt election as Deputy Governor.
He described the file circulating on mainstream and social media as a malicious and false narrative.
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