Check last week’s top seven headlines and news brief on Politics, Sports, Business, Education & Entertainment news.
Some students at the Government Science Secondary School, GSS, in Kankara, Katsina State have been attacked and abducted by unknown gunmen on Saturday.
Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), has fainted before a federal high court in Abuja. Maina collapsed during the hearing of his charges on money laundering.
Fifa has announced the official three-man shortlist for The Best Men’s Player 2020, today December 11, 2020. The finalists for the Puskas Award, the Goalkeeper of the Year and Coach of the Year accolades were also revealed. All winners will be crowned on December 17, 2020 in a TV show broadcast live.
The Electoral Commission of Ghana has officially declared Nana Akufo-Addo as the winner of the 2020 presidential elections.
The award organisers announced Wizkid as the winner of the “Best African Act” category. He was nominated alongside likes of Davido, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Stonebwoy, Shatta Wale, etc. Wizkid had previously won the MOBO award as both “Best African Act” and “Best International Act”.
Government of the United State has included Nigeria to a blacklist of countries that have tolerated its religious freedom blacklist.