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Nigerian Newspapers

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The management of the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has countered the claims of violation of public trust against it by the House Of Representatives Committee on Emergency and disaster preparedness with ‘hard facts.’…

18th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, 20th November 2018 as public holiday to mark the Eid-El Maulud celebration. This was announced by the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen (rtd) Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Tuesday in…

17th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has lamented what it described as “the poor handling” of the hijab crisis in the University of Ibadan International School, UIS. MURIC frowned at the poor handling of the…

16th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Presidency has said Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, did no wrong in his last year’s approval of the sum of N5.8bn fund for the supply of food to about 1.8 million Internally Displaced Persons,…

15th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The death has been announced of Former Nigerian Super Falcons midfielder, Ajuma Ameh-Otache. The 33-year-old died on Saturday, November 10th 2018, according to the Nigeria Football Federation. 2. Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal…

13th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers; 1. The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said his recent meeting with the Department of State Services, DSS, was a mere routine conversation that held in the interest…

12th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. KOWA and some other opposition parties in Lagos on Friday denied involvement in the endorsement of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Jide Sanwo-Olu, for 2019. Report had claimed that 45…

11th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has finally published the name of Senator Hope Uzodimma as governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Imo State. The Senator’s name was pasted at the…

10th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Report has it that a middle-aged man has died in a swimming pool in Akure, the Ondo State capital. The report claimed that the deceased whose identity is yet to be known was a…

9th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, has disclosed that 264 persons were confirmed to have been killed and property worth billions of naira destroyed during the 2017/2018 crisis on the Mambilla Plateau, Sadauna Local…

8th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday agreed on N30,000 as the new national minimum wage. Buhari gave the approval during the meeting with the Tripartite Committee working on the new minimum wage. at the Presidential…

7th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and United Labour Congress (ULC) have suspended the planned nationwide strike. NLC President, Ayuba Wabba, who announced the development, explained that the decision was reached…

6th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced the commencement of an indefinite nationwide strike with immediate effect. The decision was announced at the end of an emergency meeting on Sunday night. Briefing…

5th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The death has been announced of Alhaji Abubakar Umar II, the Emir of Awe in Nasarawa State. Mr. Yakubu Lamai, Director General, strategic communication and Press Affairs to Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa said…

4th November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The United States has reacted to the recent clashes between the Nigerian security agencies and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shittes. The US Government expressed concern over the…

2nd November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The United States has expressed readiness to give visa to former vice president Atiku Abubakar. This disclosure was made Wednesday night by Otunba Gbenga Daniel, DG, Atiku Presidential Campaign Organization (APCO). According to him,…

1st November 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, better known as Shi’ites, on Monday, defied warnings by a combined force of the Nigerian army and the police as they trooped into the FCT from…

30th October 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The death has been announced of Chief Tony Anenih, a former minister of Works and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Anenih died on Sunday evening at Cedarcrest Hospital in Abuja, where he…

29th October 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George, has reacted to a statement made by the Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola that a vote for President Muhammadu…

28th October 2018

The Newspapers – Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Nigerian Senate on Wednesday adjourned its plenary for two weeks. The lawmakers will resume on November 6. The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, explained that the break would allow committees of the Senate to carry…

25th October 2018