Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top Newspaper Headlines in Nigeria for today Sunday, 9th February 2020.
Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
1. Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Vows To Kill Children Of Buratai, Abia CP, See Why
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has threatened to kill the children of the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai and that of the Commissioner of Police in Abia State, Ene Okon, if any IPOB member is injured during the burial ceremony of his parents. This online news platform had reported earlier that the parents of the IPOB leader, late HRH Eze Israel Okwu Kanu and his wife late Ugoeze Sally Nmeme Okwu-Kanu will be buried on Valentine’s day, Friday, February 14, 2020.
2. Panic As Explosion Rocks Ekiti Govt House
An explosion rocked the Ekiti State Government House on Saturday causing tension in Ado Ekiti, the state capital. Naija News learned that the explosion occurred at about 7:40 am.
3. Police Officer Disgraces Prophet Odumeje Over Governor Ganduje (Video)
A video has emerged, showing the moment Prophet Chukwuemeka Ohanaemere a.k.a Prophet Odumeje, a controversial Anambra prophet, was disgraced by an officer of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Naija News reports that Prophet Odumeje, who is the General Overseer of Mountain Of Holy Ghost Intervention in Onitsha, was disgraced at an event by the police officer after he tried to meet Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, northern Nigeria.
4. Fani-Kayode Reacts As Explosion Rocks Ekiti Govt House
Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to an explosion that rocked the Ekiti State Government House. Naija News reports that an explosion had rocked the Ekiti State Government House on Saturday causing tension in Ado Ekiti, the state capital.
5. Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Reveals Latest Plot Against IPOB Members
The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has accused the Nigeria Army of plotting to arrest his followers. In a post on his Twitter page, the wanted IPOB leader said the Army will conduct a surprise search in Abia State.
6. Why Amotekun Will Fail – Miyetti Allah
Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore has stated that the proposed Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN), operation Amotekun, will not succeed. Speaking to The Nation on Saturday, an elder statesman of the Miyetti Allah in Bauchi, Sadiq Ibrahim Ahmed, insisted that the establishment of Amotekun is unconstitutional.
7. Buhari’s Aide Backs Establishment of Amotekun
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has thrown his weight behind the creation of the Southwest Security outfit, codenamed Operation Amotekun. He gave his backing to Amotekun in an article entitled ‘Insecurity: What Buhari has done, and is doing.
8. Why I Won’t Intervene In Ganduje vs Sanusi – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that he would not get involved in the disagreement between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II. Naija News recalls that the Emir of Ningi, Alhaji Yunusa Danyaya, had during the week asked Buhari to intervene in the dispute between Ganduje and Emir Sanusi.
9. Coronavirus: Ighalo Dropped From Man Utd Squad
Manchester United have dropped newly signed striker, Odion Ighalo, from their trip to Spain for a training camp due to Coronavirus. It was gathered that the former Super Eagles number nine was dropped due to fears that he could be denied entry back into the United Kingdom because of the coronavirus outbreak.
10. Teni Reveals When She Is Getting Married
Nigerian Singer, Teniola Apata, popularly known as Teni has shared a message sent to her by her mother, who wanted to know when she planned on getting married. The ‘Billionaire’ crooner has finally revealed when her marriage will happen.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.