Here Are The News Headlines For Today, Friday August 7, 2020

Here Are The News Headlines For Today, Friday August 7, 2020 Pointloaded

Find below the news headlines for today, Friday August 7, 2020.

LEADERSHIP
AU Partners Peace Corps To End Gun Violence
Again, FG Extends Second Phase Of Eased Restrictions By 4 Weeks
Mambilla Hydro Power Project Existed Only By Name For 40 Years, Says Minister
Plateau: 16 Councillors Impeach Chairman Of Quaanpan LG
DMO Resumes Offer Of FG’s Savings Bonds
Buhari’s Govt Needs Support To Achieve Set Goals -Wabara
PDP Supports Swelled In Edo North, As Amalgamated Youth Groups Declared Supports For Gov. Obaseki
Obaseki’ll Win Edo Election Despite Distraction – Ex-PDP Guber Aspirant, Imasuangbon
Anambra 2021: How Gov’ship Candidates May Emerge
Obaseki Family Endorses Edo Governor For Second Term
COVID-19 And CBN’s Strides In The Health Sector
Protecting Our Environment Starts With You

GUARDIAN
Revenue crisis may push budget deficit above N6tr
Banks owe telecoms operators N17 billion in USSD charges
U.S. based 400m speed star Omeiza Akerele dumps athletics
Revenue crisis may push budget deficit above N6tr
Anarchy looms in Edo
Ortom signs fiscal responsibility, three other bills
How COVID-19 treatments cost government over N44.9b
DMO releases details, puts Chinese loans at $3.1b
DHQ insists attack on Zulum’s convoy not sabotage
FG hiding under COVID-19 to shrink civil space, says CDD
Residents protest killings in Katsina villages
FG hiding under COVID-19 to shrink civil space, says CDD
Banks owe telecoms operators N17 billion in USSD charges
PDP rejects N5m fine in reviewed broadcast code
CACOVID begins distribution of N23b palliatives to 1.7m households
New study on email consumption reveals date, time of high engagement rate
Northern group flays allegations against Malami
Operators seek FG’s intervention over high charges at LADOL zone
CACOVID begins distribution of N23b palliatives to 1.7m households
New study on email consumption reveals date, time of high engagement rate
Northern group flays allegations against Malami

PUNCH

CBN, OAGF clash with NDDC over N2.1bn media expenses
Naira Marley, manager, fined N100,000 for violating travel ban
Osun fashion designer attacked by bribe-seeking policeman battles for life
‘How we escaped death in Ebonyi bullion van attack’
Ogun village head accused of raping 15-year-old daughter hospitalised
Corona party and a foolish, restless generation
How my Olympic medal dream came true – Okagbare
Businessman jailed two years for stealing N9m
Reps summon Adeosun, Ahmed, Farouq over N1.7tn NSIP fund
Armed Fulani killed 33 in fresh Southern Kaduna attack – SOKAPU
Banks owe telcos N17bn for USSD access –NCC
Currency in circulation rises to N2.39tn
NFF to decide on FIFA, CAF palliatives Saturday
More drama in Edo as faction impeaches Speaker, APC, PDP lay claim to Assembly
#RevolutionNow: Groups, others fume as Presidency calls protests child’s play, irritation
International flights to resume in weeks –FG
NUPENG, PENGASSAN fume over petrol price hike
FG retains curfew, extends eased lockdown by four weeks
COVID-19 and the danger that awaits Tanzania
JAMB and UTME candidates’ centres
Why Senate must reject CBN’s demand for sweeping powers

THE NATION

Ize-Iyamu congratulates new speaker
INEC frowns at violence
House of Assembly crisis throws Edo into turmoil
Gunmen kill 21 in Kaduna villages
Federal Govt extends curfew for four weeks
Security agencies to enforce safety protocols
Ogun health ministry trains 426
FCTA to shut down schools
Rivers sacks two principals for flouting protocol
Global death toll surpasses 700,000, says WHO
118 Osun residents get three hours community service
Governors to reduce impact of second wave of virus
Traditional ruler held for defiling daughter
Naira Marley, manager arraigned for flouting travel ban
118 Osun residents get three hours community service
Governors to reduce impact of second wave of virus
Traditional ruler held for defiling daughter
Naira Marley, manager arraigned for flouting travel ban
Lagos to prosecute truck driver
Expectant mum, three others shot dead in Bayelsa
Nasarawa promises justice for raped three-month-old
Nine die in Sokoto boat accident
Osimhen: What next after record $96m transfer to Napoli?
Akpabio, Ekere, Ita-Enang mourn Akwa Ibom APC Chairman Okopido

DAILY TRUST

Mining gold, eating lizards
Hope as Yobe begins Climate Action Plan
Daura’s zoning principle and future of Nigeria
For pre-eminence and independence of Judiciary
Beirut Explosion: What is ammonium nitrate?
Coy clears PHCN liabilities, saves FG N92bn
President Buhari orders states to enforce use of face mask
International flights to resume in weeks — Sirika
NASU, SSANU declare strike over IPPIS
Illegal police takeover of Edo assembly a coup — PDP
Insecurity: Governors to meet Buhari
Korea supports Nigerian students with online classes
2 ‘speakers’ emerge as Edo Assembly crisis deepens
Why I returned to APC – Gemade
Cross River APC crisis resolved
Job creation our priority – Kano Deputy Gov
Bayelsa community tackles Agip over violations
Ogun village head in police net for defiling daughter
Man, 25, to die by hanging
Osun to rebuild burnt market in 2 months

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