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Top 15 News Roundup For Latest Nigeria News June 10

News Round Up

Here is New Telegraph’s news roundup of the top 15 latest Nigerian news making headlines today Monday, June 10, 2024.

Northern Group Blasts Peter Obi Over Comment On S’Africa Election

Following the comments on the South African election, the Northern Awareness Network has attacked the 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi.

Sunday Telegraph had earlier reported that the recent election…Read more

Lalong Warns Against Politics Of Bitterness, Division In Plateau

Senator Representing Plateau Southern Senatorial District and Former Governor of the State Sen. Simon Lalong has warned against politics of bitterness and division which is gradually gaining ground in Plateau State and pitching brothers against one another.

Senator Lalong while speaking at the Special Thanksgiving Service…Read more 

Green Energy: Ngelale Seeks Cooperation Of US, Biniaz On Financing Instruments

President Bola Tinubu’s Special Envoy on Climate Change (SPEC), Ajuri Ngelale has met with the US Head of Delegation to the United Nations Climate Conference and Principal Deputy Special Envoy for Climate, Ms. Sue Biniaz, in Bonn, Germany,

At the meeting held yesterday in Bonn, issues concerning tangible…Read more 

JUNE 12: FG Unveils Programme For 25th Democracy Day Celebration

To mark the twenty-five years of continuous democratic governance in Nigeria, the Federal Government of Nigeria has unveiled a lineup of activities to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Democracy Day.

The development was contained in a notice issued by Abdulhakeem Adeoye…Read more 

Pray For Tinubu To Succeed, Lawan Urges Nigerians

President of the 9th Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, has enjoined Nigerians to continue to pray for President Bola Tinubu to succeed in his bid to transform the fortunes of Nigeria.

According to a statement signed by Dr. Ezrel Tabiowo, his Media Adviser…Read more 

Atiku To Shettima: Tinubu Benefited From My Goodwill

The former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said the Vice President, Kashim Shettima goofed when he claimed that he benefited from President Bola Tinubu’s goodwill, and said it is the other way round.

Atiku in a statement issued by his media adviser, Paul Ibe…Read more 

Eid-El-Kabir: Sokoto Gov Approves June Salary Payment Ahead Of Festivity

Governor of Sokoto State, Ahmed Aliyu Sokoto has granted his approval for the expeditious payment of salaries for the month of June, effective from Monday, June 10th, 2024.

This is contained in a press release issued by the Press Secretary to the Governor, Abubakar Bawa…Read more 

Olubadan Coronation: Stop Causing Disaffection Among Ibadan People, Group Warns Makinde

A group of prominent indigenes of Ibadanland, Oyo State Capital, “Ibile G-7”, has picked a hole in the Saturday’s statement issued by Governor Seyi Makinde that the Olubadan-designate, Oba Owolabi Olakulehin, would be enthroned, as soon as he is medically strong enough to withstand the coronation processes.

The group in a statement signed by its President and Secretary…Read more

FG To Commission 12 Boats, Water Ambulances To Curb Accidents

The Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Adegboyega Oyetola will inaugurate 12 fibre-reinforced plastic fast-moving boats and three water ambulances.

It was learnt that the deployment of the boats, which are pilot schemes…Read more 

Alleged Failure To Account For Loans By Ex-Presidents: Tinubu, Others Dragged To Court

A legal action has been instituted against President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Mr Wale Edun, and the Debt Management Office, DMO, over alleged failure to publish spending details of the loans obtained by the governments of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari.

The suit was filed by a human rights group…Read more 

PDP NEC Meeting: Opposition swells against Damagum over NWC’s stance on merger

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has come under attack for the statement that the party was not in merger talks with any political party.

Former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar…Read more 

Labour to resume strike next week

There are indications that the nationwide strike relaxed by organised labour to allow for a seamless resumption of negotiations of the tripartite committee on new minimum wage, may resume following the failure of government and labour to reach a compromise on a new wage.

Despite reassurances of a meaningful increase to the N60,000…Read more 

EFCC Arrests, Groom, 49 Others in Ondo

The Economic and Financial Crimes C o m m i s s i o n (EFCC) in the early hours of Saturday arrested a groom and 49 others during the bachelor’s eve in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

This development came as the Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG)…Read more 

I Won’t Take Side in Wike/Fubara Crisis, Says Amaechi

The Former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Friday, said that he would not be supporting either Governor Siminalayi Fubara or Nyesom Wike in the current political situation in the state.

Amaechi spoke during a visit to a leader of the All Progressives Congress…Read more 

Tinubu Names Abuja Roads After Achebe, Clark

President Bola Tinubu has approved the naming of the M18 road infrastructure in the Guzape District of Abuja after the renowned novelist Chinua Achebe. The President made this announcement during his address at the inauguration of the road on Saturday.

The Special Assistant to President Tinubu on social media, Olusegun Dada…Read more

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