Gistlover brings you the latest Nigeria news headlines compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper stories online for today, Thursday 19th of November 2020.
1. Prophet Isaiah Wealth Disagrees With Nnamdi Kanu, Others on Nigeria
Senior Pastor of the Gospel Pillars International Churches, Dr. Isaiah Wealth has indirectly disagreed with the leader of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu on Nigeria separating. Gistlover understands that several secessionist movements are gaining traction in Nigeria at present. Firstly, recent years have witnessed a revival in pro-Biafra sentiment.
2. Lekki Shootings: ‘CNN Should Be Sanctioned’ – FG Blows Hot
The Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has faulted CNN’s investigation on the Lekki Massacre that happened during the #EndSARS protest. Mohammed who reacted to the investigations released by CNN on Wednesday said that the government might be forced to sanction the foreign news medium.
3. Popular Prophet, Israel Oladele (Genesis) Jailed For Defrauding UK Woman
A Lagos State High court has sentenced popular prophet, Israel Oladele Ogundipe to two years imprisonment for allegedly defrauding an American based woman. Gistlover reports that the trial judge, Justice Olabisi Akinlade in her judgment on Wednesday found the prophet guilty of two out of seven-count charges.
4. “You Just Started A Journey To End Your Political Career”, Primate Ayodele Tells Gov. Umahi
Primate Elijah Ayodele of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church has reacted to the defection of Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The cleric claimed that the Ebonyi State Governor has started a journey that will end his political career.
5. Lekki Massacre: Read Full Text Of What Lai Mohammed Said On CNN Report About Lekki Shooting
Gistlover earlier reported that the federal government of Nigeria through the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed has responded to the report by CNN on the Lekki shooting which occurred on October 20, 2020. The government reaction was conveyed via a press conference addressed on Thursday, 19th November in Abuja by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.
6. 2019 Presidential Election: People Never Voted in Ebonyi- Wike
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has claimed that the electorates in Ebonyi did not vote during the 2019 Presidential election. Wike, who spoke during a program on Channels Television on Wednesday, alleged that the electorate votes in the state were allocated and that Dave Umahi, the Ebonyi State governor, determined who got the highest votes.
7. Police Reform: Ruggedman Disagrees With Federal Lawmaker On Police Body Cam
Rapper, Michael Stephens, popularly known as Ruggedman has disagreed with a House of Representatives member, Hon. Henry Nwawuba on the issue of using a body camera. Gistlover understands that Hon. Nwawuba while speaking on Channels TV’s Sunrise Daily on Wednesday posited that the police cannot be equipped with body cameras yet due to funding issues.
8. NSE Index: Top Five List Of Gainers And Losers
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market closed with 6,340 deals on Thursday, November 19, 2020, lower than the 7,324 deals it closed with on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. The volume reached 364,92 million units at the close of the market on Thursday, lower than the 661,13 million units it closed with on Wednesday.
9. Psquare: Paul Okoye Responds To Lola Omotayo’s Birthday Message, Spills More On Rift
Paul Okoye, a member of the defunct Psquare music group has fired back at Lola Omotayo, the wife of his twin brother, Paul who wished them both a happy birthday on Instagram. Gistlover earlier reported that Omotayo, while celebrating the twin brothers who clocked 39 on Wednesday, November 18, maintained that life is short, just as she advised them to make the best use of it.
10. David de Gea Reflects On His Decade-Long Spell with Manchester United
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has said that he feels right at home after his 9-year spell with the club. Gistlover gathered that the 30-year-old had joined Manchester United under Sir Alex Ferguson from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and has, during his time at Old Trafford, established himself as Spain’s first-choice goalkeeper and he has enjoyed multiple triumphs with different managers.
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