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Today's Headlines:Buhari not against Igbos – Air Peace CEO, Fed Govt Suspends passport Of travellers

Buhari not against Igbos – Air Peace CEO

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The Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, has expressed hope that President Muhammadu Buhari would release Nnamdi Kanu, a pro-Biafra activist.

Onyema said Buhari would release Kanu if approached properly.

The business mogul spoke at an event in Lagos over the weekend.

Onyema stressed that the president is not against the Southeast.

He urged the people of the Southeast to use wisdom in the fight against injustice.

Fed Govt Suspends passport Of Travellers

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The federal government has said passports of more than 2,000 in-bound travellers have been suspended, for violating COVID-19 protocols.

The national incident manager of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC), Mukhtar Mohammed, confirmed this on Monday at a media briefing in Abuja.

According to Mohammed, travellers found to have violated the protocol have been “penalised”.

He also noted that surveillance systems have been improved at airports, seaports, and land borders.

“We have included the provision of quarantine for passengers who arrived from restricted countries, and people who evaded these protocols have been penalised by publishing their names, as well as by suspending their passports for one year.

“Let me assure you that so far, we have published the list of over 2,000 people who evaded quarantine in our health facilities. And we have gone ahead to ensure that their passports are suspended. So, for every action, certainly, there are consequences,” Mohammed said.

Attacks: Anambra CP urges parties to submit schedule of rallies

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The Commissioner of police in Anambra State, CP Tony Olofu has ordered political parties participating in the forthcoming Anambra governorship election to submit the schedule of their rallies to the command.

Olofu made the order on the backdrop of the recent attacks on supporters of some political parties in the State, which led to loss of four lives.

In a press release by the State’s Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, the Commissioner said the schedule would help police ensure security in all rally venues.

Bayelsan emerges winner of youth chess championship in Africa

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Nigeria’s youngest gold medallist, Deborah Quickpen, has emerged winner of the just concluded U-10 Africa Youth Chess Championship in Ghana.

The 9-year-old Bayelsa-born chess prodigy, amassed 8.0 points, to defeat Tunisia’s Hasnaoui Abrar in her 9th and final game.

She was crowned champion ahead of nineteen others drawn from other African nations in the competition.

Prayers offered during Olojo festival will transform Nigeria – Ooni of Ife

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi said the prayers offered during the 2021 Olojo festival would transform Nigeria.

The Ojaja II gave the assurance during the “Ancestral Traditional Propitiation,” in Ile-Ife, Osun.

The appeasement involves an annual visitation by the Ooni to his family compound in Ile-Ife after the Olojo celebration.

Ogunwusi told Nigerians to expect positive happenings in all sectors of the economy.

Join us in shutting down Nigeria on October 1 – IPOB begs Oduduwa agitators, others

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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Tuesday, urged other ethnic nationalities in Nigeria to join in shutting down the country on October 1.

IPOB said other ethnic nationalities should join in rejecting Nigeria’s Independence Day celebration.

Spokesman of IPOB, Emma Powerful, urged those agitating for Oduduwa Republic and Middle Belt to join in shutting down Nigeria on October 1

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