Nigerian Newspapers

Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, August 6th, 2019.

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1. El-Zakzaky Granted Bail To Travel Abroad For Treatment

The Kaduna State High Court has granted the bail application filed by the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenat. In his ruling on Monday, Justice Darius Khobo ordered that the IMN leader be accompanied to India for treatment by officials of the state government.

2. Shiites: DSS Speaks On Releasing El-Zakzaky

The Department of State Services (DSS) has said it will immediately release the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Ibrahim El-Zakaky. Concise News had reported that a court on Monday ruled that Ibrahim El-Zakaky should be released to travel to India for medical attention.

3. Revolution Now: Presidency Hails Nigerians

The presidency has hailed Nigerians for snubbing the #RevolutionNow protests across the country, Concise News reports. This news medium recalled that the Department of State Security Services (DSS) arrested Sahara Reporters Founder Omoyele Sowore who is the organiser of the #revolutionnow protest.

4. RevolutionNow: Biafra Group Speaks On Alliance With Sowore

The Biafra Nations Youth League (BNYL) has denied being in alliance with the #RevolutionNow protest led by the presidential candidate of African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore. Concise News had reported that Security agents, on Monday, chased members of the #RevolutionNow movement out of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos State ahead of the protest.

5. Revolution Now: How Prophet T.B Joshua Predicted Protests (Video)

The founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) Prophet T.B Joshua had in 2013 predicted that Nigeria will experience a revolution. Concise News understands that the “Revolution Now” protest is taking place across various cities in Nigeria.

6. Fani-Kayode Pours Encomiums On President Buhari

A former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for acccepting the court ruling on the release of Ibrahim El-ZakZaky. El-ZakZaky is the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) and has been in detention since 2015.

7. What Will Happen To Nigerians Without Nat’l ID Card – NIMC

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has said Nigerians will not have international passports without the national identity card. Concise News understands that the Ekiti State NIMC Director Gbenga Ifayefunmi revealed this on Monday in Ado-Ekiti, the capital.

8. EFCC Explains Raid Of Former Gov Yari’s Residence

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday explained that it raided the residence of former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari over allegations of economic and financial crimes. EFCC’s acting spokesman, Tony Orilade, said this in Abuja on Monday.

9. BBNaija 2019: Seyi Wins Head Of House Task

Big Brother Naija housemate, Seyi has become this week’s head of house, after a difficult task session. Concise News reports that this week’s task saw the housemates move a tennis ball on a narrow path with just a finger.

10. Transfer: Italian Giants Make Offer For Man United Big Star

Juventus have offered to swap three senior players for Manchester United star Paul Pogba, Concise News reports. Pogba has been courted by Real Madrid and other clubs but Juventus now want to give United Balaise Matuidi, Paulo Dybala, and Mario Mandzukic.

That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website.