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Nigerian Newspapers

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. One of the wives of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, Taiwo, has filed a suit at the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja where she is asking the court to stop the wedding of their son,…

28th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has submitted a report to President Muhammadu Buhari which indicted the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and some of his aides in the diversion of about N19bn from the…

27th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. There are reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has canceled his much-publicized trip to the deadly Sambisa Forest earlier slated for Monday. The President has now delegated the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali for the…

26th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Nigerian Naira is steadily recovering against the dollar as it exchanged between N380 (buying rate) and N390 (selling rate) on Friday afternoon. At the Bureau De Change (BDC) window, the Naira was sold…

25th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Naira remains on the path of recovery as it exchanged 385 to the dollar on the black market Thursday. On the official interbank market, the Naira closed at 308 to the dollar, against…

24th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Marine Police, Lagos State command has confirmed the recovery of the dead body of Dr. Allwell Orji, who jumped off the third mainland bridge into the Lagos lagoon on Sunday. It confirmed that…

23rd March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Secretary to the government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir David Lawal has been summoned to appear before Senate Ad-hoc Committee investigating him over mismanagement of Internally Displaced Persons funds. A letter addressed to…

22nd March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Several persons have been reportedly killed and many others injured after gunmen attacked Zaki Biam, in Ukum local government area of Benue State on Monday. The heavily armed gunmen, numbering ten stormed the town…

21st March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. A medical doctor identified as Dr Allwell Orji, on Sunday committed suicide on the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos. Report says the doctor asked his driver to park after receiving a call and jumped…

20th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Senate on Wednesday, for the second time rejected the request from President Muhammadu Buhari to confirm Ibrahim Magu as substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The senate said Magu…

16th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission, ICPC, has recovered about 165 rounds of ammunition, a pump action rifle and other weapons from the house of Sanusi Muhammed, a former aide to…

14th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. At least 10 persons, including a traditional ruler have been killed and several others injured after suspected herdsmen attacked a community in Benue State. The attack occurred in Mkgovur village, in Buruku local government…

13th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. A stalwart of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Emma Bazim Chinye has dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State. Chinye, who decamped during a solidarity rally organized by Delta…

12th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The naira traded at 455 to a dollar amid liquidity boost in the Bureau De Change and parallel market segments of the forex market on Friday. It remained stable on both the official and…

11th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The presidency has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari will return to Nigeria today, Friday March 10, 2017. This was contained in a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and…

10th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday injected another 100 million dollars into the interbank foreign exchange market to maintain the strength of the local currency. This was disclosed on Tuesday by the…

8th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need Yo Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Presidency has advised Nigerians against travelling to the United States of America until the new immigration rules become very clear and to the understanding of many. This was disclosed in a statement issued…

7th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has blasted some African leaders who support xenophobic attacks, insisting that such people were not fit to lead. Obasanjo said if African leaders should encourage attacks, especially South Africans, it…

6th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Members of the Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAHP), would begin an indefinite nationwide strike, on Monday, March 6, 2017. Ayinde Obisesan, NUAHP National General-Secretary, made the announcement on Saturday in Ibadan, Oyo…

5th March 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. No fewer than 28 soldiers were killed last month in separate encounter between the army and the dreaded Boko Haram sect. According to the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj. Gen. Lucky Irabor, the…

4th March 2017