Welcome to the AllNews roundup of the highest 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for as we speak Saturday, February twentieth, 2021.
1. Binance Coin Turns into Third Largest Cryptocurrency In Seven Days
Binance Coin (BNB) is now the third most respected cryptocurrency on the planet after it surged greater than 100% within the final seven days. The entire market cap of BNB crossed $40 billion as we speak, greater than Tether (USDT) at $33 billion in keeping with knowledge from coinmarketcap.com.
The native coin of the cryptocurrency trade, Binance, began this 12 months at a worth stage of $37. the worth registered an all-time excessive of $275 on 19 February. The market cap of the digital asset is up greater than 500% within the final 6 weeks. Learn extra right here.
2. N-Energy: Nigerian Govt Engages 5,000 Consultants For Famed Scheme, Different NSIPs
The Nigerian authorities has engaged 5,000 unbiased displays (consultants) to confirm the disbursement operating into billions of Naira made to residents beneath the Nationwide Social Funding Programme (NSIP).
Out of this quantity, 195 displays have been chosen from Lagos State. The displays have begun a two-week coaching programme. Learn extra right here.
3. Kagara Abduction Replace: Learn Particulars Of What Sheikh Gumi Mentioned With Niger Governor
Particulars of what Islamic scholar, Sheikh Gumi mentioned with Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello on Friday met as emerged on-line.
4. 4 Films To Watch This Weekend
The weekend is right here and we have now suggestions for film followers who wish to sit again and watch a number of the good films out there.
Films function the much-needed escape from the hectic realities of life and we are likely to see ourselves in a number of the characters that we see onscreen. Learn extra right here.
5. Abduction Now A Flourishing Business In Nigeria — Ezekwesili
Following the incessant abduction of scholars throughout the Northern a part of the nation, former Minister of Training, Oby Ezekwesili has alleged that there’s a “unusual incestuous relationship between authorities and abductors.”
Ezekwesili, the Presidential Candidate of Allied Congress Occasion of Nigeria (ACPN) within the 2019 election said this on Friday in a string of tweets through its official Twitter deal with. Learn extra right here.
6. Chrome Introduces 24 Themes To Have a good time Black Historical past Month
American multinational expertise firm, Google has launched 24 new Chrome themes to have fun Black artistic artists this Black Historical past Month.
The Chrome theme has showcased thrilling new works by Black artists in a group of themes that allow customers customise the look of their browser. Learn extra right here.
7. Gen Z Vs Millennials (Gen Y) Conflict On Twitter, Who Gained?
What an awesome struggle to get up to on a Friday morning. To suppose that Technology Y (Millenials) and Z picked as we speak to roast one another on Twitter after they teamed up collectively to battle towards police brutality in October 2020 is meaningless.
However belief Gen Z to at all times carry a Bazooka to a knife battle. (*10*)Learn extra right here.
8. Bauchi Governor Slams Akeredolu, Says Nigerians Don’t Want Permission To Dwell In Ondo Forests
The Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed on Friday mentioned Nigerians do not want the permission of Governor Romiti Akeredolu or every other governor to reside wherever within the nation.
Bala Mohammed who said this whereas talking on Channels Tv ‘Dawn Day by day’ mentioned herdsmen don’t want any governors permission to stay in any forest within the South-west. Learn extra right here.
9. My Leg Could also be Amputated If not Granted Bail — Abdul Rasheed Maina
Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of defunct Pension Reforms Activity Staff (PRTT), on Friday, informed the Federal Excessive Court docket, Abuja, that his leg may be amputated if he’s not launched on bail to have sufficient medical care.
Maina, by way of his Counsel, Sani Katu, SAN, tabled the matter to Justice Okon Abang on the resumed trial. Katu mentioned his consumer was taken to the College of Abuja Instructing Hospital, Gwagwalada, due to his worsening well being situation and the medical report was exhibited within the bail software. Learn extra right here.
10. Sheikh Gumi Asks FG To Give Bandits ‘Blanket Amnesty’
Standard Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Gumi, has requested the Federal Authorities to grant ‘blanket amnesty’ to bandits prepared to make peace if the present safety scenario have to be tackled.
The Islamic scholar mentioned this on Friday whereas addressing journalists in Minna, the Niger State capital. The cleric made this identified after he visited the camps of some bandits working in Niger State. He added that some bandits’ criticism that they have been being killed and maimed unjustly. Learn extra right here.
That’s the roundup of the highest 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. Extra Nigerian newspapers headlines can be found on AllNews web site.