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

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

May 29: FCT Security Beefed Up Ahead Of Tinubu's Inauguration

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has stated that human and material resources have been deployed across the region to ensure that the Presidential inauguration on May 29 goes on smoothly.

Speaking in a statement issued by the command’s Spokesperson, SP Josephine Adeh on Friday morning, it was revealed that the deployment consists of all intelligence and tactical assets at the command’s disposal, solidified with inter-agency collaboration. Read more here.

Presidential Inauguration: FG Declares Monday Public Holiday

As part of preparations ahead of the May 29 inauguration of President-elect Bola Tinubu, the Federal Government (FG) has declared Monday a public holiday for all workers.

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Dr Shuiab Belgore in a statement on Friday noted that the declaration was made by the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola on behalf of the Federal Government. Read more here.

Kano Zoological Garden MD Hands Over

The Managing Director of Kano State Zoological and Wildlife Management Agency, Lawan Jinjiri-Kurmawa,  on Friday, handed over the mantle of the agency to its Director, Administration and General Services, Alhaji Kawu Garba.

This is coming after incumbent Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje directed political Office holders to hand over Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to leave office on or before May 26 to permanent secretaries, directors of administration and general services or directors of personnel management, as the case may be. Read more here.

Kaduna: Kwankwaso, Binani Join Others To Commission El-Rufa'i's Projects

Former Governor of Kano State, Senator Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso, on Friday, commissioned the new Ungwan Rimi Market and the nearby School and Emir Roads in Kaduna.

Chief Bisi Akande, former interim national chairman of the APC, also commissioned the expanded Bida Road which is part of the Urban Renewal Programme of Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s administration. Read more here.

VFD Records N8.8 Billion Profit

For the 2022 financial year, VFD Group Plc has recorded a profit before tax of N8.8 billion.

VFD Group Managing Director, Nonso Okpala, disclosed this while addressing shareholders during its 7th Annual General Meeting, held in Lagos. Read more here.

Arteta Speaks On Arsenal Transfer Plan For Next Season

Mikel Arteta has revealed Arsenal's plan in this summer transfer window for the 2023/2024 season.

The Gunners will play in the Champions League for the first time since 2016 and are seeking to add depth to their squad. Read more here.

I Won't Leave My Husband Even If He Is Cheating - Yeni Kuti [Video]

Yeni Kuti has explained why she wouldn't leave her marriage over infidelity.

The late Fela Kuti's daughter said she can never leave her spouse because of adultery in an interview with media personality Chude Jideonwo. Read more here.

FG Rates REA's Power Sector Reforms High, Vital For Growth

The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has been rated high by the Minister of State for Power, Goddy Jedy-Agba, for having impactful projects across the six geopolitical zones of the federation.

Jedy-Agba, while in a chat with journalists on Thursday, stated that in his assessment, the Agency has performed satisfactorily and deserves commendation, having impacted several rural communities in all six geo-political zones. Read more here.

LNG Price Drop Attracting Buyers From Emerging Markets

Buyers from growing nations in Asia and South America who couldn't afford the exorbitant costs last year have recently been drawn in by the fall in LNG prices.

According to projections from BloombergNEF, for the second consecutive quarter, Southeast Asia and Latin America were the two largest consumers of spot LNG. Read more here.

Teenage Househelp Pushes Man To Death After Pestering Her For Sex

Officers at the Fort Portal Central Police Station (CPS), Uganda, are investigating circumstances under which a teenager working as a house help pushed a man down leading to his death after he pestered her for sex.

According to the Rwenzori West regional police spokesperson, Vincent Twesige, it is alleged that on Tuesday at around 5:00 p.m., the deceased identified as Ismail Kabuye, 24, a casual worker, kept pestering her for sex, which allegedly prompted her fatal move. Read more here.

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