AllNews Nigeria brings you top news compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper headlines online for today, Monday, June 29th, 2020.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday announced 490 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
The remains of former Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has been laid to rest in Ibadan.
The Lagos State Government on Saturday announced the discharge of 55 more COVID-19 patients in the state.
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said that the ruling political party in the country, the All Progressives Congress (APC), is not "really a political party."
The Chief Judge in Kogi State, Nasir Ajanah, has died at the COVID-19 Isolation Centre in Gwagwalada, Abuja.
The traditional ruler of Isuofia community in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State, Igwe Colonel Christopher Muoghalu (rtd), says people of Eastern Nigeria need restructuring as well as Igbo Presidency.
Ralph Uwazuruike, the leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB); a group canvassing for the secession and sovereignty of Eastern Nigeria says "if the new Biafra as a country will not be better than Nigeria, to hell with it", AllNews reports.
The Minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development in Nigeria, Sadiya Farouq on Sunday revealed that a massive 1,001,045 youths have applied for the N-Power programme, AllNews reports.
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has stated that the African Union (AU) doesn't have a single candidate yet. Okonjo-Iweala who is Nigeria's candidate for the position of Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), said a lot of effort has been ongoing to ensure she gets the backing of other African countries.
As usual, the past week did not go without some occurrences in both Nigeria and the foreign entertainment industry. From 2baba's new appointment to Hushpuppi's arrest, Dbanj's rape allegations to death of two veteran Nollywood actors, and Peter Okoye contracting COVID-19, AllNews brings you the major happenings, in case you missed them during the week.
These are the top Nigerian newspaper headlines this morning. Visit our website www.allnews.ng for more latest news in Nigeria and around the world.