These 10 top stories from Nigerian newspapers will interest you.
1. CCTV camera stopped working at 8pm on night of #Lekkishooting due to bad network —LCC
The Managing Director of Lekki Concession Company, operators of the Lekki toll gate, Abayomi Omomuwa, on Tuesday, denied that the company tampered with the Closed-Circuit Television (CCVT) camera at the facility on October 20.
2. Reps knock minister over poor treatment of Nigerians abroad
The House of Representatives on Tuesday knocked the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, over the continued maltreatment of Nigerians in foreign countries.
3. Nigeria records 136 fresh cases of COVID-19 as total rises to 63,173. Deaths, recoveries updated
Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 137 fresh COVID-19 cases.
4. Osinbajo blames unethical conduct for collapse of businesses
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday attributed the collapse of many financial institutions and other business outfits in Nigeria in the last two decades to unethical conduct.
5. Nigerian govt to establish COVID-19 vaccine production company
The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, said on Tuesday the Federal Government planned to set up a modern vaccine production company to encourage indigenous production of COVID-19 vaccines in the country.
6. ‘Consider children of ordinary Nigerians,’ Fayemi begs ASUU to end strike
Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday appealed to members of the Academic Staff of Universities (ASUU) to suspend their nine-month-old industrial action.
7. NSE: Market rallies on gains in industrial goods stocks
The equity section of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) rallied on Tuesday, reversing the loss posted at the last trading session as industrial goods stocks led by Dangote Cement and CAP accounted most for gains.
8. Nigeria’s debts to hit N38trn in 2021 —Finance Minister
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, said on Tuesday Nigeria’s total public debts would hit N38trillion by December next year.
9. Nigeria’s diaspora remittances to fall by $2bn –World Bank
Nigeria’s diaspora remittances could fall by $2 billion or 8.4% to $21.7 billion in 2020 relative to the $23.8 billion recorded in 2019, the World Bank Group has said.
10. UCL: Liverpool wallop Atalanta 5-0 as Real Madrid beat Inter to secure first win
English Premier League champions, Liverpool thrashed Serie A side Atalanta 5-0 in the Champions League on Tuesday to maintain their perfect start to the competition.
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