Welcome to AllNews morning roundup of the top 10 latest Nigerian news today, Wednesday, June 29, 2022.
Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been denied application for bail by a Federal High Court in Abuja.
AllNews Nigeria reports that the judge, Binta Nyako, deemed the application to be an abuse of the legal system after it had previously been rejected in her decision on Tuesday. Read more here.
The federal government is currently investigating the breach of data privacy of David Nwamina, the young man at the centre of the organ harvesting allegation involving former Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu.
Per reports, the investigation is being conducted through the Nigeria Data Protection Bureau (NDBP), coming on the heels of Nwamina's passport surfacing online. Read more here.
Four hundred and five intending pilgrims have left for Saudi Arabia in this year's maiden Hajj flight on Tuesday.
While bidding them farewell, the state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje who was represented by his deputy, Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport, urged them to be good ambassadors of the country by obeying the laws of the holy land. Read more here.
Governor Bello Matawalle has signed the death penalty for anyone found guilty of terrorism, being part of a cult group or cattle rustling in Zamfara state.
The state Assembly had on Monday passed the bill to the Governor for assent after a house sitting attended by all members in Gusau. Read more here.
The certificates of registration of Standard Alliance Insurance Plc, RIC – 091 and Niger Insurance Plc, RIC – 029 have been cancelled by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), with effect from June 21.
This was revealed in a statement issued by Rasaaq Salami, Head, Corporate Communications and Market Development of NAICOM in Abuja on Tuesday. Read more here.
According to a statement on the website of AIU, the violations were specifically evading sample collection and tampering or attempted tampering with the doping control process. Read more here.
Nollywood film Glamour Girls is defying expectations in terms of streaming numbers as it has made it to the top of Netflix's list amid criticisms from fans.
American multinational Information Technology company, HP Inc., in its research, has said that 83 per cent of IT leaders concluded that firmware attacks against laptops and PCs now pose a significant threat.
HP Inc. made this known in the latest report released by the HP Wolf Security Department on Tuesday. Read more here.
Some Ijaw leaders in Bayelsa have urged the Minister of Petroleum Resources to respect a substituting order of the Federal High Court, Yenagoa on the ongoing Marginal Oilfields Licensing rounds.
Zimbabwe is set to introduce gold coins that will enable investors to store value within the country as inflation spirals out of control.
This is also as the local currency continues to rapidly devalue against major currencies. The move comes after inflation for June jumped to 191.6% from 132% in May. Read more here.
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