Good Morning!! Welcome to the Eye9ja roundup of the top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today Saturday, March 20th, 2021.
Pensioners Threaten Nationwide Protest Over Unconstitutional Treatment By Buhari
The Nigerian pensioners have threatened to embark on a nationwide protest giving the Federal Government a 21-day ultimatum.
The retirees said this on Friday at a briefing in Abuja, the Nigeria capital. They called on the Federal Government to implement the Consequential adjustment of pensions, as a result of the implementation of the National Minimum wage for Nigerian workers or they will occupy the streets in protest.
New Video Alleges Fani-Kayode Threatened Domestic Staff With Hammer
A video showing former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode threatening his domestic worker with a hammer has surfaced.
It was reported that the video is emerging few days after Fani-Kayode’s ex-wife Precious Chikwendu announced that ‘FFK’ has mental challenges and very abusive.
Army Narrates How Troops Rescued Kidnapped Victims In Kaduna
The Nigerian Army has disclosed how troops from the 1 Division Army rescued kidnapped victims abducted on Saturday, March 6, 2021, following an invasion of the living quarters of workers of Kaduna International Airport.
According to a press statement by the Army, the rescue operation happened on Wednesday, March 17, 2021, when the troops who were patrolling one of the forests in Kaduna came in contact with the kidnappers and their victims.
Police Detains PDP Chieftain Over Alleged Killing Of PDP Stalwart In Oyo
The Police in Oyo State have arrested and detained a chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, reports say.
It was gathered on Thursday that the party chieftain in Ibarapa geo-political zone, Pa Olawure, was arrested in connection with the killing of another party stalwart, Dr Fatai Aborode.
PHOTO: Female Prison Warder Caught Having Sex With Inmate
A viral video showing a sexual act between a female warden and an inmate has sent shock waves across the country.
Eye9ja gathered that the recording hit social media on Wednesday and thrust the department of correctional services in KwaZulu-Natalinto, South Africa into the spotlight.
2023 Presidency: Saraki Begs Nigerians To Vote For PDP
The former Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has begged Nigerians to vote the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) into power in the forthcoming Presidential Elections in 2023.
Saraki also promised a remarkable turnaround in the fortunes of the country, if the opposition party is given a chance to rule again.
Europa League Draw For Quarterfinal 2020-21: Granada vs Manchester United
The Europa League draw for the 2020-21 season will feature some notable teams including Manchester United, Ajax, Arsenal and AS Roma.
Unlike the Champions League, Serie A has a representative in AS Roma while La Liga has more than one team in the quarterfinal — Villareal and Granada.
Cardano Is Now Available For Trading On Coinbase
Coinbase announced on Friday that Cardano’s ADA has become available to retail traders on the exchange platform for the first time.
The world’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume added support for Cardano’s ADA a few days ago — a move that caused a sudden trader interest in the digital asset, sending it to a new all-time high of $1.49 after an over 20 per cent spike.
‘I Once Looked Up To People For Validation’— Alicia Keys Opens Up On Insecurity
American superstar and multiple-Grammy winner, Alicia Keys, recently took to her social media page, to talk about the insecurity issues which she battled with.
Via her Instagram, the ‘Girl on Fire’ singer disclosed that she has not always been confident about herself.
Oppo Launches Reno5, Reno 5F With AMOLED Display Quad-Rear Cameras
Chinese consumer electronics and mobile communications company, Oppo has launched the Reno 5 and Reno 5F smartphones in Nigeria. Both phones with AMOLED display quad-rear cameras and support 4G LTE was launched on Tuesday via live broadcast on Twitter.
The Reno 5 and Reno5f both have a 6.4-inches AMOLED screen with an FHD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate and 8GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage.