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Latest News In Nigeria, March 27, 2023: Top 10 Headlines For Monday

Latest News In Nigeria, March 27, 2023: Top 10 Headlines For

Welcome to AllNews morning roundup of the top 10 latest Nigerian news today, Monday March 27, 2023.

PDP Suspends National Chairman

The Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suspended the National Chairman of the party, Iyorchia Ayu.

Ayu was suspended with immediate effect by his Igyorov Ward of Gboko Local Government Area of Benue State. Read more here.

Adamawa, Gombe, Others To Experience Heat Above 40 Degrees Celsius - NiMet

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has said that Adamawa, Gombe, Bauchi and Borno states might be experiencing heat above 40 Degrees Celsius in the next 48 hours.

The agency made this known in a statement on Sunday, stating that the heat might result to thermal discomfort.  Read more here.

NOA Says Population Census Will Be Conducted Digitally

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has disclosed that the 2023 National Population and Housing Census will be conducted digitally to ensure credibility and efficiency.

The Director-General of NOA, Dr Garba Abari made this known at NAN Forum in Abuja on Sunday. Read more here.

Tampering With INEC Independence Risk To Public Safety - Adamawa CAN

The Adamawa State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said that tampering with the independence of INEC may risk public safety.

The state's chairman of the CAN, Reverend Dami Mamza, was speaking on the results of the state's guber election which was declared inconclusive. Read more here.

Usage Of eNaira Wallet Will Address Cash Scarcity, Says CBN

Mary Fasheitan, the Special Assistant on Payment to the Governor of the Central Bank, has said that usage of the digital naira called eNaira currency will address the scarcity of cash in the country.

Fasheitan made the assertion while sensitising traders and people of the state in Akure on the need to embrace the cashless platform for transactions. Read more here.

Miami Open: Daniil Medvedev Breezes Past Baena In Straight Set

Russian fifth seed Daniil Medvedev sprinted to a 6-1 6-2 victory against Spain's Roberto Carballes Baena at the Miami Open on Saturday night.

The 2021 US Open champion hit 18 winners to his opponent's five to set up a clash with world number 56 Alex Molcan who defeated Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 7-6(5) 1-6 6-2. Read more here.

Portable Warns Android Users At His Concert [Video]

Portable has warned fans not to record him with their phones when he is performing.

On Friday, the controversial singer and father of four headlined the Al mining concert in Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos State, where he issued a warning to them. Read more here.

Loan Apps: A Look Into Google Play Store Disabling Defaulting Lenders

In Nigeria, digital loan lenders (aka loan sharks) are becoming increasingly unpopular going by their crude approach to attracting interested borrowers as well as recouping loans.

They go as far as gathering details like one's BVN and cellphone number, etc., maintaining such consolidated features that enable them to acquire the contact details of those in your network. Read more here.

United States Vice President Pledges Greater Investment In Africa

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris said on Sunday that the United States will increase investment in Africa and help spur economic growth as she began a week-long tour of the continent aimed at offering a counter to the influence of rival China.

In recent decades, China has made significant investments in Africa, especially in infrastructure and resource development, while Russian influence has expanded, including through the deployment of troops from Russia's private military contractor Wagner Group to assist governments in various nations. Read more here.

NDLEA Arrests Two With 164,750 Pills Of Opioids In Taraba

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested two persons with 164,750 pills of opioids in Taraba State. 

The opioids in their possession were mainly Tramadol. Read more here.

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