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Top 17 Evening Breaking News Headlines In Nigeria Today, Friday June 26,2020

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LEADERSHIP : The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in line with its mandate and advocacy for the protection of Children’s Rights, Privileges and Basic needs, so as to expand their opportunities to reach their full potentials, has called on State governors across the country who are yet to domesticate the Child Rights Act to expedite action with […] The post Child Rights Act: UNICEF, NOA Others Insists On Holistic Domestication, Move To Protect Rights Of Children In Imo Communities appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and NNN. Source: Leadership Newspaper

The Grow with Data Youth Foundation (GWDYF), has commenced free training of 30 female youths, on future informed financial decision to reduce poverty gap in Northern region. Nnenna Mosugu, Executive Director, at the inauguration of the 3-day training in Yola said, it is aimed at exposing participants horizon on income generation, saving, ICT and budget planning for job creation. The non-profit organization had so far set up eight (8), financial literacy clubs in secondary schools in the state adding, students knowledge on financial matters has been tremendously improved.- Leadership News

Ondo command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has arrested no fewer than 150 hard drug suspects between January and June this year across the state. The command also in the same period, seized a total of 7, 702.114kg of hard drugs, comprising 7, 653.445kg of cannabis sativa, 48.669kg of psychotropic substances and 0.06grams of cocaine. The state Commander, Haruna Gagara, who made the disclosure in Akure , the state capital on Friday, noted that 138 of the suspects were males, while the remaining 12 were females.- Leadership News


Governor Bagudu of Kebbi state said President Buhari is happy with the resolution of the APC crisis.

Bagudu who is the chairman of the APC governors' forum also dismissed the court threat by a faction of the party loyal to Oshiomhole.- Legit News

Liverpool are now regarded as the greatest Premier League team in history.

They were confirmed champions with 8 matches left to play.

Man United formerly hold the record of 5 matches left.- Legit News

By Lawani Mikairu The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has announced a 100 per cent increase in Passengers Service Charge, PSC. The agency has increased PSC from N1,000 naira to N2,000 naira for domestic travellers and international travellers are to pay $100 dollars instead of $50 dollars effective 1st August 2020. The increment and intention to implement the new charges were communicated to the Airline Operators Committee in a memo titled: Implementation of Approved New Passenger (PSC) Effective 1st August 2020.- Vanguard News

The Peoples Democratic Party has slammed President Buhari for holding the National Executive Council meeting of the APC within the council chambers in the statehouse. The party in a statement released this afternoon, described the action as ''the height of corruption and a desecration of the sanctity of the seat of power and our national values.'' On Thursday, June 25, President Buhari attended the NEC meeting called for by Victor Giadom, acting chairman of APC. - Linda Ikeji Blog

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