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The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Another suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber hit the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) around 10:30am on Saturday. The IED exploded and killed him. No other casualty was recorded. 2. Parents of the Eighty-two Chibok schoolgirls,…

21st May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. A toxicology test carried out by the Nigerian Police has ruled out the possibility of poisoning in the death of late Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke. This was made known following the testimony by SP…

20th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Charles Soludo has explained that Nigeria dived into recession, because of the Federal Government’s poor ideas. According to him, the recession was avoidable if the right decisions…

19th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Dr Taiwo Sholaja, a leading pathologist in the postmortem investigation of late Senator Isiaka Adeleke on Wednesday told the Coroner Inquest panel that no traces of poison was found in the system of the…

18th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Nigerian Army, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has warned politicians against approaching some officers and soldiers for undisclosed political reasons. Buratai warned them that Nigerian Army is a thorough professional,…

17th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, on Monday observed that the current anti-corruption war has not yielded much success because of too much sensationalism, tagging the current anti-corruption was as five ”minutes…

16th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary of Nigerians Newspapers 1. The death has been announced of Eugene Anenih, the son of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Chief Tony Anenih. He slumped and died at a Lagos club on Saturday while playing table tennis.…

15th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday Morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Some Boko Haram commanders, who were swapped with 82 Chibok girls, have reportedly threatened to bomb Abuja in new video obtained by international journalist, Ahmad Salkida. Salkida, who has close links with the insurgent…

14th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Naira on Thursday gained N2 against the dollar at the parallel market as it traded N386 to the dollar, stronger than the N388 it closed on Wednesday. The pound sterling and the Euro…

12th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Former Vice-President, Namadi Sambo on Wednesday said his visit to the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, was a familiarisation one. He said nothing was unusual about the meeting. Sambo disclosed this while addressing the State…

11th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1.The Department of State Services on Tuesday presented a video evidence at the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Lugbe. In the video, a business mogul, Mr Femi Otedola, was seen giving out two ‘parcels’ to…

10th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Report says some of the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram militants from the Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno State refused to be part of a group of 82 released by the insurgents at the…

9th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday night jetted out to London, the United Kingdom for medical follow up. The president said his vice, Yemi Osinbajo will act as president while he is away. 2. Shortly before…

8th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Boko Haram sect has reportedly released 80 of the Chibok girls who were abducted in April 2014. According to report, the 80 abducted school girls regained freedom after further negotiations between the terrorist…

7th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. A former Spokesperson to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, has said that the call for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari must be handled with care, arguing that the President is…

6th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Benue State House of Assembly has successfully passed the bill prohibiting Open Rearing and Grazing of cattle into law. According to the bill, which is waiting for the governor’s assent, anyone found violating…

5th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need to Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by Ahmed Makarfi has alleged that a cabal has taken over the affairs of the government. This is in reaction to the failure…

4th May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday‎

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has finally resumed at his office at the Presidential Villa. The president on his resumption after some days of rest had closed door meetings separately with the Minister of Justice and…

3rd May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Frontline human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently seek for medical attention. Falana urged the President to take the advice of his personal physician and take…

2nd May 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has said he didn’t declare his asset publicly while in power, because it was not the right thing to do as President. Jonathan made this claim in a book titled…

1st May 2017