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Nigerian Newspapers

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Saturday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Police in Onitsha, in Anambra, Friday averted what could have been a major disaster in the commercial city. Report says two high caliber improvised explosive devices (IED’s) were discovered near Onitsha North Police…

18th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Friday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. A train Thursday derailed at the Abbatoir area of Agege, the outskirts of Lagos on Thursday morning. Several deaths have been recorded, others were seriously injured while many vehicles and properties were destroyed,…

17th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to This Thursday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Lawmaker representing Borno South Senatorial District, Senator Ali Ndume, resumed on Wednesday from his nearly 7 months suspension. Ndume, however, addressed journalists after plenary, recalling the incidents that happened while he was on…

16th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Wednesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Super Eagles of Nigeria came from two goals down to trash Argentina on Tuesday in a tension-soaked 6-goal thriller in Russia. Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi grabbed a brace in the thrilling encounter. 2. President…

15th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Tuesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Monday warned President Muhammadu Buhari against visiting the South East, threatening that his Tuesday visit will be “recorded in history as a very bloody day. It…

14th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Monday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme, was on Sunday flown abroad for medical treatment. The ailing Second ‎Republic Vice President was brought to the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu at about 7:26am on Sunday…

13th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Sunday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Politicians in Rivers State are being questioned at the State Criminal Investigation Department of the state Police Command over the Saturday’s clash between the motorcades of Governor Nyesom Wike and the Minister of…

12th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Saturday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Nigeria Senate has approved the sum of $340 million World Bank loan for Ogun State for development policy operations. The approval followed the report of the Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, which…

11th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Friday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana has warned Nigeria against admitting Morocco into the Economic Community of West Africa States, ECOWAS. He warned the Nigerian Federal Government to promptly checkmate such an…

10th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Thursday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. As the nation continues to battle with the current epileptic power supply, four more power plants have shut down this week, bringing the number of shut down plants to nine. This was disclosed…

9th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Wednesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday formally presented an N8.6 trillion 2018 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly. The appropriation bill tagged ‘budget of consolidation,’ showed about 16 per cent increase from…

8th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Tuesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has detained the immediate past governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada. The anti-graft agency traced N500m to the former governor’s account on Monday. The money, it…

7th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Monday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during the weekend swept the election conducted on Saturday in the entire 17 local government areas in Enugu State. PDP also pocketed the 258 councilorship positions in the…

6th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Sunday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Oil business magnate and the Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Dr. Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah yesterday formally dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA. Ubah…

5th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Saturday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Muhammadu Bubari has approved the immediate medical treatment of former Vice-President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, outside the country. The approval comes after a brief the President received Friday on the medical condition of…

4th November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Friday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Permanent Secretary, State House, Abuja, Mr. Jalal Arabi, admitted on Thursday that wife of the President, Aisha, was right on her recent comments on the poor state of the State House Medical…

3rd November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Thursday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1.National leader of the APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu lost his son, Jide Tinubu. Report says Jide suddenly collapsed and died from what was suspected to be a heart attack around 9 pm on…

2nd November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Wednesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The newly-appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on Tuesday warned the current administration led by Muhammadu Buahri against disappointing Nigerians. According to him, since they freely gave the administration…

1st November 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Tuesday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Staff members of National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) yesterday staged a protest in Abuja to usher in the commencement of a three-day warning strike today. The workers, who were protesting alleged non-promotion of staff…

31st October 2017

The Newspapers – Things You Need to Know This Monday

Loading... Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Embattled former Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, has opened up on the controversy trailing his reinstatement into civil service and alleged disappearance from the country. The former pension…

30th October 2017