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 #RevolutionNow: MSA Condemns Arrest Of Protesters, Demands Their Immediate Release Sahara Reporters:
The Movement for a Socialist Alternative has condemned the arrest of #RevolutionNow protesters by security operatives and demanded their immediate release.
 FUTA suspends final year student for hacking into Premium Times Website Vanguard News:
Dayo Johnson – Akure Authorities of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA has suspended indefinite a final year student of the Department of Food Science and Technology, Afolabi Emmanuel, for hacking the website of an online news ...
 Sanwo-Olu repeals Ambode The Guardian:
Lagos State Government has cancelled the 2018 land use charge and reverted to pre-2018 land use charges. The state commissioner for finance Rabiu Olowo announced this at an ongoing press briefing.
 Nationwide protest: Buhari deploys military; disrupts peaceful demonstration Daily Times:
The proposed nationwide protest by the Coalition for Revolution (CORE) has not gone as scripted, as President Muhammadu Buhari has deployed security agents from the military and police to round up protesters who are currently involved in the peaceful ...
 COVID-19: Gombe palliative committee presents relief materials to motorcycle riders Nigerian Tribune:
Tribune Online COVID-19: Gombe palliative committee presents relief materials to motorcycle riders Commercial motorcycle riders, popularly called Achaba in Gombe State have received various relief items to cushion the negative socio-economic effects ...
 COVID-19: Police postpone academy selection exams The Nation:
Agency Reporter The Nigeria Police says it has postponed its planned 8th Regular Course of the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil-Kano, selection examination till further notice.
 Boko Haram releases video of The Cable:
A video of some men claiming to be members of the Abubakar Shekau-led faction of Boko Haram from Niger state has surfaced online.
 Akwa Ibom APC Chairman dies Linda Ikeji Blog:
Ini Okopido, the chairman of the Akwa Ibom state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is dead. The deceased died in the early hours of Wednesday August 5, at the Ibom Multispecialty Hospital (IBH), Uyo. His death has been linked to multiple ...
 Zidane Named World’s Best Manager Ahead Of Klopp, Guardiola Complete Sports:
Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane, has been voted the best manager in the world by French newspaper L’Equipe, beating Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola to the title.
 #BBNaija: We need shows that promote youthful business, not shows that promotes youthful sex – Reno Omokri, faults the airing of Big Brother Naija Yaba Left Online:
Popular social media commentator and former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has faulted the airing of Big Brother Naija, Lockdown edition.
 #RevolutionNow: Agba Jalingo re-arrested in brutal crackdown on protesters nationwide Premium Times:
The protests were held in different states to mark the first anniversary of the #RevolutionNow Movement.
 Edo Election: How Obaseki Disrespected Oba Of Benin – Oshiomhole Naija Loaded:
The former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has accused Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, of committing a taboo by standing before Oba Ewuare of Benin wearing a cap.
 NNPC Records 43 Per cent Drop in Oil Pipeline Vandalism in May Point Blank News:
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has recorded an encouraging 43 per cent drop in cases of willful damage of its oil pipeline infrastructure by suspected oil thieves in May,…
 Alleged N2bn libel: Court to hear suit against Sowore, others Sept. 30 NNN:
NNN: The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed Sept. 30 to hear a libel case filed  by Global Integrity Crusade Network, (GICN) a Civil Society Organisation against Sahara Reporters and its  Publisher, Omoyele Sowore. The group instituted the suit ...
 Exchange Rate Slips Across Forex Markets as Dollar Liquidity Stays Low Biz Watch Nigeria:
Nigeria’s exchange rate at the NAFEX window depreciated to N389 during intraday trading on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. In a similar situation, Continue reading Exchange Rate Slips Across Forex Markets as Dollar Liquidity Stays Low at BizWatchNigeria.Ng.
 Don’t force me to impose ‘no work, no pay’ rule, Fayemi warns striking doctors Ripples:
The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has warned striking doctors under the aegis of National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP) to suspend their strike action to avert forcing him to invoke the ‘no ...
 Edo guber: Governor Obaseki speaks on ‘award of contract’ to his company Today:
Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo has denied the allegation of bloated contracts, using his company, Afrinvest Ltd., to siphon state’s funds.
 Uzodinma, APC planning to hijack Edo Assembly – Speaker Okiye The News:
Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Frank Okiye, on Wednesday raised the alarm over what he called dubious plans by Governor Hope Uzodinma
 FCT Police did not arrest protesters over #RevolutionNow in Abuja — CP Nigerian Eye:
The FCT Police Command on Wednesday said its personnel did not arrest any protesting member of the Revolution Now group at any point in the federal capital territory contrary to insinuations that 62 protesters were arrested.Rather, the Command ...
 Alleged Suspects Involved In Ebonyi Bullion Van Robbery Were Dismissed Soldiers ...Nigerian Army CKN Nigeria:
The Nigerian Army has reacted to the news that some of its personnel allegedly involved in the bullion van robbery and killing of four policemen in Ebonyi State have been arrested .The Army through a press statement (below) stated that though the ...
 Edo election to be determined by integrity, reliability of contestants – Wike News Verge:
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Campaign Council on Edo governorship election, has said that the upcoming election in the state will be decided by the integrity, reliability and truthfulness of the contestants.
 Michael Jackson’s daughter, Paris dumps stubborn boyfriend Gabriel Glenn Sleek Gist:
Michael Jackson’s daughter, Paris has dumped her musician boyfriend, Gabriel Glenn after nearly two years of dating. According to sources ...
 Fire Guts Finance And Account Department Of ECOWAS Secretariat In Abuja Edujandon:
Economic Community of West African States Secretariat, located in Asokoro District of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. It was gathered that the fire affected the floor accommodating the Department of Finance and Account of the commission..
 Officials blame ammonium nitrate for Beirut blast as death toll continues to rise Newzandar News:
The death toll from a massive blast that rocked Beirut Tuesday has risen to at least 78 people — with officials blaming a shipment of [...]

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