Good evening. Here are the top news headlines for Thursday, June 25, 2020.
Buhari Mourns Ajimobi
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with government and people of Oyo State over the passing of former governor, Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi, whose contributions to the development of the state, and nation, will always be remembered.
In a condolence message released by his spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Thursday, the President commiserated with the family of the former governor, who served the country as a Senator, 2003, before winning the governorship election in 2011…READ MORE>>>
Man Kills 19-Year-Old Wife, Dumps Corpse In Well
The Katsina State Police Command have arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly killing his wife, Wasila Sara, at Madabu -Dabawa village in Dutsinma Local Government Area of the state.
The suspect, Abdulrahaman Abdulkarim, was said to have dumped the remains of the 19-year-old Sara – his junior wife – in a well…READ MORE>>>
Nigerians Praise Dubai Police Over Hushpuppi Video
Nigerian IG celebrity, Hushpuppi is currently the number one trending topic on Nigerian Twitter after Dubai Police released a video showing the moment Hushpuppi, Mr. Woodberry, and their alleged cybercrime gang were arrested in an operation dubbed Fox Hunt 2.
The Dubai Police said they were able to carry out successful arrests after they monitored Hushpuppi, Mr. Woodberry, and their squad for 4 months, including all their social media activities and the extravagant lifestyle they flaunted online…READ MORE>>>
Nigerians React To Death Of Former Oyo Governor
The death of the immediate past governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi, has generated reactions from Nigerians on social media.
Ajimobi was reported to have died on Thursday, June 25, after battling coronavirus-related symptoms for a month…READ MORE>>>
Prophet Nabbed For Raping 16-Year-Old Girl
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a ‘man of God’, Prophet Nnamso Jacob of the Living Power of Zion Church, for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl.
The incident comes a day after the state Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, paraded 12 rapists, including a pastor…READ MORE>>>
COVID-19: Mask More Effective Than Face Guard
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control says the use of masks is more effective than face guards.
The Director-General of the NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, said this during the Presidential Task Force briefing on Thursday…READ MORE>>>