Welcome to AllNews morning roundup of the top 10 latest Nigerian news for today, Friday, May 6, 2022.
Here is the Latest News In Nigerian headlines:
President Buhari Arrives Ebonyi On Two-Day Visit
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Ebonyi State for a scheduled two-day official visit to the region.
According to news sources, the president was accompanied by Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State and other government officials landed at about 11.15 am. Read more here.
2023: Osinbajo Purchases N100 Million APC Nomination Form
Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has picked his nomination and interest forms for the 2023 presidency under the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The announcement was disclosed by the VP’s spokesman, Laolu Akande on Thursday. Read more here.
18 Dead As Boat Capsizes in Katsina
No fewer than 18 people, mostly children, have lost their lives in a boat that capsized in Katsina State.
The tragedy occurred in Mai’adua Local Government Area of the state. Read more here.
In a statement made available on the website of the Nigerian Exchange Ltd. (NGX), Access Holdings PIc has announced the successful closure of its $50 million Reg Step-Up Green Notes due 2027 in the international capital market.
This is Access Bank’s second Green Bond issuance, following its initial Naira Green Bond issuance in 2019. Read more here.
Europa League: Frankfurt Defeat 10-Man West Ham To Enter First European Final in 42 Years
German side Eintracht Frankfurt reached their first European final for 42 years after a 1-0 home win on Thursday over 10-man West Ham sealed a 3-1 aggregate victory in their Europa League semifinal.
West Ham had left-back Aaron Cresswell sent off early on and Hammers manager David Moyes was also dismissed from the sidelines with 12 minutes left for kicking a ball at a ball boy. Read more here.
Eminem, Dolly Parton Inducted Into Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
Veteran US rapper Eminem and legendary country singer Dolly Parton have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, alongside others like Lionel Richie, Duran Duran, and Pat Benatar.
Those honoured were recognised following votes from over 1,000 artists, historians, and music industry professionals. Read more here.
Yul Edochie Brags About Being Centre Of Attention Following Second Marriage Scandal
Actor Yul Edochie has continued bragging about being the center of attention for weeks following his second marriage.
In March, the actor and presidential candidate unveiled his son and second wife to fans. Read more here.
OPEC To Adjust Upward Monthly Production By 0.432mb/d For June
The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has reconfirmed its decision for upward adjustment of the monthly overall production by 0.432 million barrels per day (mb/d) for the month of June 2022.
OPEC said this in its statement following the conclusion of the 28th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting, held via videoconference on Thursday. Read more here.
NCC Issues Final Letters Of Licence Award To 5G Spectrum
Director, NCC Public Affairs, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde said this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Read more here.
Russia-Ukraine: OPEC Opens Oil Taps Amid War
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and allied oil-producing countries on Thursday decided to stick to a modest increase in production.
During a meeting online, the alliance known as OPEC+ which includes non-member Russia stayed with its road map to gradually open the oil taps, agreeing to add 432,000 barrels per day in June. Read more here.
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