Nigeria News: Top 10 Headlines For Mon. June 7th, …
Welcome to the AllNews roundup of the top 10 Nigeria news headlines for today Monday, June 7th, 2021.
1. N-Power Batch C: FG Announces Next Stage Of Enrollment For Stream 1
The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has announced the next step for the N-Power Batch C Stream One applicants.
In a statement on Sunday evening which was signed by Nneka Ikem Anibeze, the Special Assistant on Media to Sadiya Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, “shortlisted applicants should check their respective email addresses for confirmation and for further information”. Read more here.
2. Bitcoin Price Steadies After Anonymous Group Threatens Elon Musk
The hacking group Anonymous has issued a threat to Elon Musk, accusing him of liquidating dreams and “destroying lives” with his tweets about cryptocurrencies.
The decentralized group in a video released on Saturday said that the “carefully curated” image of Elon Musk is getting exposed, and people are “beginning to see [him] as nothing more than another narcissistic rich dude who is desperate for attention.” They shed light on many things people may not know about Musk, including how he treats his employees, harms the environment, where his fortune came from, how Tesla actually makes money, and his attempt to centralize and control bitcoin mining. Read more here.
3. REVIEW: ‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’ Doesn’t Quite Cut It
Though enjoyable and engaging, the latest film in the horror franchise ends up being drawn back by its majorly formulaic elements.
Starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as Ed and Lorraine Warren, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It sees the paranormal investigators unintentionally unleash a potent curse on themselves after an exorcism leads to the transference of a malevolent entity from a child to an adult. Read more here.
4. T.B. Joshua: Worshippers, Residents Weep Over Demise Of World Famous Pastor
Worshippers at The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) were on Sunday thrown into deep mourning over the sudden death of the Founder of the church, Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly referred to as T. B. Joshua.
5. TB Joshua Dead: Church Confirms Pastor’s Sudden Demise
The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) has confirmed that its founder, Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly referred to as T. B. Joshua, is dead.
Joshua died on Saturday evening in Lagos, Nigeria, after partaking in Emmanuel TV Partners meeting, where participants received new anointing water and sticker as well as a touch from the Ondo-born televangelist. Read more here.
6. NYSC Scheme Makes Nigerian Youths Imbibe Spirit Of Unity – Coordinator
The Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Jigawa, Hajiya Aishatu Adamu, said the scheme has made Nigerians youth imbibe the spirit of unity, mutual understanding and love for one another.
Adamu stated this during a Unity March and Cultural Carnival organised by corps members in the state to mark the scheme`s 48th anniversary at the General Yakubu Gowon Orientation Camp and Sports Complex on Saturday in Dutse. Read more here.
7. Twitter Suspension: UK, EU, Others Call For Dialogue
Governments of the United Kingdom (UK), Canada, Republic of Ireland, Norway, and those of the European Union (EU) have called for dialogue in resolving the Nigeria-Twitter faceoff.
The countries made the call in a joint statement made available to journalists on Saturday in Abuja. Read more here.
8. Troops Foil Another Attack On Imo Police Command
The Nigerian Army (NA) says its troops operating in Owerri, Imo State capital on Sunday, foiled an early morning attack on the Imo State Police Command, killing six assailants.
The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Yerima disclosed in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Read more here.
9. Gunmen Attack Uzodinma’s Commissioner’s Home
The Commissioner for Information and Strategy in Imo, Mr. Declan Emelumba, has confirmed the attack on his country home in Ubulu, Oru West Local Government Area.
Emelumba narrated to newsmen in Owerri how the incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning. Read more here.
10. CBN Set To Increase Forex Allocation To Banks
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has concluded plans to increase the amount of foreign exchange allocated to banks to meet the requests of customers.
This particularly relates to requests of travelers seeking foreign exchange for travel allowances, payment of tuition, and medical fees, among other invisible. Read more here.
That’s the roundup of the top 10 Nigeria news headlines this morning. More Nigeria news headlines are available on AllNews website.