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Latest News In Nigeria, February 3, 2023: Top 10 Headlines For Friday

Welcome to AllNews morning roundup of the top 10 latest Nigerian news today, Friday, February 3, 2023.

NYSC: Coordinator Advises Corps Members On Skill Acquisition

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Coordinator in Sokoto State, Alhaji Muhammadu Nakamba, has encouraged corps members to take advantage of the skill acquisition programs designed to foster self-reliance and productive living. 

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nakamba gave that advice at the inauguration of the Skills Acquisition and Empowerment Development (SAED) training at the Wamakko Orientation camp on Thursday. Read more here

Society Urges Quick Review Of 1933 Anatomy Act

The National Assembly and relevant authorities have been urged by the President of the Anatomy Society of Nigeria (ASN), Prof. Bernard Enaibe, to expedite the review of the Anatomy Act of 1933. 

Eniabe made the call at the 2023 Annual Scientific Conference and General Meeting of the society, held at the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE).  Read more here.

Oyetola's Mandate Will Be Retrieved - Tinubu

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu has assured the residents of Osun State that their mandate freely given to Adegboyega Oyetola would be retrieved soon.

Tinubu also expressed faith and confidence in God that the immediate past Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola would laugh last. Read more here.

New Naira Notes: President Buhari Not Happy With Citizens' Current Situation — Minister

Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari is not happy over the difficulties citizens are facing in getting the new Naira notes.

Ahmed stated this while featuring in the 65th edition of the State House briefing on Thursday in Abuja. Read more here.

We Are Committed To Ending Brain Drain In Medical Profession — Oyo Governor

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has said his administration is so much committed to embarking on policies and building a legacy that would end the brain drain in the medical profession.

He said this on Thursday while inaugurating a Special Task Force for the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso, to work towards the accreditation of all medical programmes in the institution. Read more here.

Manchester United's Greenwood 'Relieved' To See Charges Dropped

Mason Greenwood, the talented Manchester United winger, said he is relieved to see all legal proceedings against him dropped after almost a year.

The 21-year-old footballer was arrested in January of 2022 amid allegations surrounding images and videos. Read more here.

Netflix Partners GM For More EVs In Movies 

In an apparent move for a more diverse perspective on movies and TV shows, Netflix and General Motors have announced that the streaming service will join the automaker’s “Everybody In” campaign.

This aims to further promote environmental sustainability initiatives by accelerating the mass adoption of electric vehicles. Read more here.

TikTok Adds Feature To Strike System For Violations

TikTok recently announced several changes to its service that will include increased enforcement against bad actors. 

The changes will also include tests of new user-facing tools that will force a refresh of the app’s main algorithmic feed, referred to as the For You feed.  Read more here.

Delta Sets Up Monitoring Team To Tackle Petrol Scarcity

In order to assure availability and sale at the official pump price, the Delta Government has established a monitoring team to follow the distribution of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).

This is stated in a statement made available to journalists on Thursday in Asaba and signed by Chief Patrick Ukah, Secretary to the State Government (SSG). Read more here.

South Africa: Fugitive Gunned Down During Shootout With Police

An alleged fugitive was gunned down during a shootout with police on Thursday afternoon in Mattafin, Nelspruit.

Police got information regarding the fugitive observed in Mattafin, according to Mpumalanga police spokesperson Selvy Mohlala. Read more here.

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