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REVEALED: WAEC Finally Discloses 2020 Exam Release Date, Time
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has disclosed that results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for School Candidates, will be released tomorrow, Monday, November 2, 2020, by 10:30 am
US Rescue Mission Another Confirmation Of Buhari’s Incompetence – PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the recent rescue mission carried out by the American Army in the Northern region of Nigeria.
PDP in a statement released on Sunday held that the move by the American army to rescue its citizen in Nigeria only confirmed again the level of incompetence of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC).
‘Shame on you’ Fani-Kayode blasts Buhari, military as US Army rescue citizen, kill captors
Shame on you’ Fani-Kayode blasts Buhari and Nigerian military as US Army rescue citizen, kill captors
Femi Fani-Kayode has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari and military forces in Nigeria after the US Army rescued its citizen in the North at the weekend.
GoldenNewsNg learnt that the United States forces rescued an American, 27-year-old Philip Walton, taken hostage in Nigeria by armed men.
Reacting, the former Minister of Aviation, mocked the Buhari government, accusing it of being good at killing its own citizens, alluding to the shooting of unarmed #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki area of Lagos State.
Nigerian Govt Changes Website Address For Survival Fund, Disclose New Portal
The website for the Survival Fund has been changed by the Federal Government. According to a statement released by the Presidency, the website faced a challenge that made it necessary to change the portal address of the social intervention programme.
The initial website address was “survivalfund.ng”, which the government intends to use to disburse N75 billion to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME). The new website is now “survivalfund.gov.ng”, and AllNews gathered it took effect from Today, November 1, 2020.
Buhari Condoles With Turkey Greece Earthquake Victims
President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolence message to the people of Turkey and Greece, as they battle with the effects of devastating earthquakes.
The message was issued by the president via his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
Amuwo Odofin Youths Move To Remove Lawmaker Who Said Nigerian Youths Are Usually High On Drugs
Amuwo Odofin Stakeholders Consultative Forum has moved to remove the Representative of Amuwo Odofin Constituency One (1) at the Lagos State House of Assembly Mojisola Alli-Macaulay for saying that Nigerian youths are usually high on drugs.
Calling for the recall of Alli-Macaulay in a statement, Kingsley E. Nwanze, Convener, Amuwo Odofin Intelligentsia, and Gbenga N. Akinbinu, NYCN, Amuwo Odofin Chapter, said the statement ascribed to her was not only inciting but also callously targeted at maligning the good intentions of peaceful Nigerian youth in birthing a Nigeria that works in the interest of all her citizens.
‘My Daughter Loves Breast So Much Just Like Her Dad’, Says Ubi Franklin’s Baby Mama
Sandra Iheuwa, the fourth baby mama of Ubi Franklin, has revealed that their daughter loves sucking breast and will almost cut it off, just like the music executive.
Ihuewa said this while she shared a photo of their daughter sucking breast, with the caption “Trying to catch up with some few orders this weekend and Ariella won’t let me be ??? at this point she can cut off my breast and take it with her.”
‘It Won’t Take Much Time,’ 2baba Tells Nigerian Youth What To do In Ensuring Good Governance
Legendary singer 2baba has urged Nigerian youths to know more about people the leaders representing them at both the federal and state level, in order to tackle corruption.
In a tweet on his official Twitter page, 2baba accused the members of the senate and house of representatives of making a mockery of the #EndSars protest because citizens only tackle President Muhammadu Buhari on the end to police brutality. Read more here.
#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu Lifts Curfew In Lagos State
The Governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu has asked Lagosians to go about their business without any hindrance whatsoever as he lifts the curfew placed on the state.
Making this disclosure in a statement on Saturday, Lagos Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso explained that the 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. curfew imposed by the Federal Government to curb the spread of COVID-19 remains.
Ohanaeze To Nnamdi Kanu, Go And Sin No More
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) has told Nnamdi Kanu, leader of indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) to go and sin no more after his unreserved apologies during his interview with veteran Journalists, Dele Momodu.
Ohanaeze in a statement signed by Mazi Okwu Nnabuike, the group’s Secretary-General commended Nnamdi Kanu for heeding to the advice of its (OYC) leadership to immediately tender his unreserved apologies to Ndigbo,” still called on the IPOB leader to retract his End SARS verbal attacks, inflammatory threats, and stop all unnecessary violent protests in the Southeast and the whole of Igboland.
Why I Will Never Defend IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu – Deji Adeyanju
A sociopolitical activist, Deji Adeyanju, has given reasons why he cannot support the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.
In a post on his Twitter handle, Adeyanju accused the IPOB leader of fuelling attacks against policemen and their stations in Rivers State.
GoldenNewsNg reports that men of the Nigeria Police Force were killed, as many stations were burnt and arms carted away during the End SARS protest.
Speaking on the recent violence in Rivers, Adeyanju stated that Kanu had told his supporters to attack the police, and that he also asked them to burn down their stations.
“Nnamdi Kanu told his supporters to attack the police & burn down police stations. That’s the person you expect me to defend? Non-violent resistance always work.
“However, the security agents must stop extrajudicial killings of those alleged to have committed any crime. If anyone has committed any crime, arrest & charge them to court.
“Stop killing Nigerians in revenge missions,” he said.