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Latest News In Nigeria, June 9, 2023: Top 10 Headlines For Friday

Welcome to AllNews morning roundup of the top 10 latest Nigerian news today, Friday June 9, 2023.

Election Tribunal: Why Tinubu, APC Are Opposed To INEC Giving Materials To Atiku

President Bola Tinubu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) are opposed to the bid by Atiku Abubakar to engage ad-hoc INEC staff to provide evidence in his petition challenging the outcome of the 2023 presidential election.

The former president had subpoenaed three ad-hoc workers of INEC to give first-hand accounts of their experiences during the presidential poll. Read more here.

Ebonyi LG Boss Imposes Curfew On Three Communities

The Chairman of Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Ajah Chinonso, on Thursday placed a dusk to dawn curfew in three communities within the area.

The affected communities include: Ọkpọsị, Uburu and Ugwulangwu as the curfew takes effect from 6 pm of June 8, 2023, till further notice. Read more here.

Shuwa: Governor Yahaya Pays Condolence Visit To Zulum

The Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has paid a condolence visit to his Borno State counterpart, Babagana Umara Zulum.

The governor who led a powerful government delegation condoled Zulum and the people of Borno State over the demise of Late Alhaji Usman Jidda Shuwa, the immediate past Secretary to the Borno State Government.  Read more here.

Kebbi: Governor Idris Assures Of Continuous Support For Police

The Governor of Kebbi State, Nasir Idris, has assured the State Police Command of his continuous support.

Idris gave the assurance when he received the Assistant Inspector General of Police in-charge of Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara States, AIG Bello Sani Dalijan, on Thursday. Read more here.

NGO Partners Italian Institute To Train 200 Nigerian Youths

A Nigeria-based non-governmental organisation, Initiative for Youth Awareness on Migration, Immigration Development and Reintegration (IYAMIDR), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Genoa and Genova Consultant Training Institute, to train Nigerian youths on various vocations.

The aim of the scheme is to enhance the capacity of Nigerian youth with viable skills to boost the Nigerian economy in various sectors, thereby curbing unemployment and youth restiveness. Read more here.

Swiatek Reaches Back-To-Back Finals At Roland Garros

Top seed Iga Swiatek has made it to another final at this year's French Open.

This makes it her third final in four years after beating Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-2 7-6 (9-7) on Court Philippe-Chatrier on Thursday. Read more here.

Remove The Female Tag – Teni Issues Warning

Teni has addressed haters in the Nigerian music industry. 

The singer stated that the "female" label should be dropped because they prefer to be referred simply as "artists."  Read more here.

Meta Releases Channels To WhatsApp After Instagram

Meta announced on Thursday that Channels, a broadcast-based messaging tool will be released to WhatsApp, similar to a recent upgrade it rolled out to Instagram.

Channels communications will appear in a new tab called Updates on WhatsApp. Read more here.

President Tinubu Urges Oil Marketers To Cooperate With Government On Subsidies

President Bola Tinubu has asked Nigeria's top oil marketers to collaborate with his administration in order to address the requirements and wants of Nigerians following the elimination of fuel subsidies.

The president issued the clarion plea at a meeting with leaders of major oil marketers' associations on Wednesday at Aso Rock Villa in Abuja. Read more here.

15 Killed, 30 Wounded As Blast Rocks Funeral Ceremony In Afghanistan

At least 15 people were killed when a bomb ripped through a memorial service in Afghanistan's Badakhshan province on Thursday.

A former Taliban police official was among those killed and more than 30 were also wounded in the explosion. Read more here.

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