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Nigerian Newspapers

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and Senate President, Bukola Saraki on Thursday arrived in Washington, DC, the United States of America’s capital. Atiku will speak to the Chamber…

18th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Major General Paul Tarfa (rtd) as the chairman of the governing board of the North East Development Commission (NEDC). He also nominated Mohammed Alkali as the Managing Director and…

17th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Report has it that the Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha and six other chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state have been summoned to appear before a disciplinary committee set up…

16th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The presidency has shortlisted an Assistant Inspector General of Police from Nasarawa State, Adamu Mohammed as a possible replacement of the retiring Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. If he gets the nod, it means…

15th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Political thugs allegedly working for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State on Sunday attacked the Agbaji Ilorin family residence of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki. They opened fire on residents of…

14th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government has ordered the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen to immediately vacate his office. Consequently, the government will on Monday January 14, 2019…

13th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Sixty-one political parties have rejected what they described as obnoxious clauses inserted into the election guidelines by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Imo Ugochinyere, National Chairman of the Action Peoples Party (APP) made…

12th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Fire has gutted the faculty of Humanities annex at the Imo State University. The fire was said to have raised down the entire faculty. 2. The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, on Thursday confirmed…

11th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Federal Government on Monday reached an agreement with members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, made this known after a meeting with the…

8th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Armed soldiers on Sunday invaded Daily Trust regional office in Maiduguri, Borno state and arrested the regional editor, Uthman Abubakar and a reporter, Ibrahim Sawab over the lead story of the newspaper on Sunday…

7th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Thursday inaugurated an advisory committee for the 2019 general elections. The advisory committee is headed by Air Vice Marshall Ahmed Tijani Muazu, while the 2019 National Collation…

4th January 2019

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Compliment of the season. Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has facilitated with Christians all over the country and the world on the occasion of the commemoration of the birth of Jesus…

24th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Senate, on Thursday, adjourned plenary till Jan. 16, for the Christmas and New Year break. This followed a motion moved by the Majority Leader, Sen. Ahmed Lawan (APC Yobe), at plenary and seconded…

21st December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the 2019 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly, NASS, amid encomiums and booing. Buhari was accompanied to the National Assembly by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo…

20th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Sabundu Badeh, is dead. Badeh, who rose to the rank of Air Chief Marshal in the Nigerian military, was shot dead on Tuesday, while returning from his farm…

19th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. No fewer than two thousand members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Otukpo, the headquarters of Benue South Senatorial District, popularly known as Zone C.…

17th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed when he will present the 2019 budget to the National Assembly. Buhari disclosed that the budget will be presented on Wednesday next week, barring any last minute change. 2.…

14th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers The Speaker of the Yobe state House of Assembly, Adamu Dama Dog, has resigned. Adamu Dog resigned voluntarily on Wednesday, but some lawmakers speaking after plenary, claimed his resignation was prompted by impeachment moves building…

13th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained Doyin Okupe, a former aide to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan. This was made known by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP National Publicity Secretary,…

11th December 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. A former President, Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he is not neutral in the battle of who becomes Nigeria’s president in 2019. The former Head of State was reacting to reports that emerged…

10th December 2018