Welcome to EKOHOTBLOG summary of top Major Nigeria Newspaper headlines for today, Thursday, April 8th, 2021
The latest figures by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has shown that Nigeria has recorded a total of 163,440 COVID-19 cases.
The University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan on Wednesday took delivery of triplets of the first In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) carried out in the hospital.
The federal government has disclosed why doctors in the country are being paid N5,000 as hazard allowance.
Three of Nigeria’s richest persons made it to the top six of Forbes’ 2021 Africa’s Billionaires list.
The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that the state government will soon secure the freedom of the abducted students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka in the Igabi Local Government Area.
The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, says aggrieved politicians sponsored Monday attacks in the state.
At least 50 Armed herders have been arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
The Police Command in Osun says kidnappers of two Chinese miners at a gold mine in Ifewara, Osun on Monday are demanding for N10 million as ransom.
The Southeastern leader of the Miyetti Allah Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) said it had ordered the relocation of its members from Ebony state following the recent killings there.
The Police Command in Delta says it has apprehended a middle-aged man over alleged murder of a member of a vigilante group in the state.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has concluded plans to settle the differences between former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose; and the incumbent Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, within 24 hours.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum on Wednesday, donated N100 million to victims of the recent inferno that razed part of Tudun Wada Market in Gusau, Zamfara.
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has constituted a screening committee for its aspirants for the North-West Zonal Executive Committee positions.
The body found on Monday in the search for missing 19-year-old Nigerian student Richard Okorogheye has been formally identified as his.
“Hello Ma’am, this is Busayo and I would like to know the location of your new store. I am right in front of the old one and was told you have relocated.”
The day commenced with the flashing of the television station’s mission statement over and over again. It was in English (with American translation !!):
The Legendary ‘Eze Egwu-Ekpili’ master, Chief Emeka Morocco Maduka, was laid to rest on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, in his hometown Umugama village, Ukwulu, Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Paris Saint Germain struck first through Barcelona’s destroyer, Kylian Mbappé after being put on goal by Neymar at the right side who fired a straight effort to find the bottom-right corner.
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