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Nigerian Newspapers

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. President Muhammadu Buhari has again spoken from his sick bed in London, assuring Nigerians that he is responding to treatment. Buhari, who spoke with Kano State governor, Umar Ganduje, thanked Nigerians for their prayers…

23rd February 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 carried out wholesale interventions in the interbank FOREX market by providing a total sum of $370,810,810.79 to 23 banks to meet the visible and invisible requests…

22nd February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Monday, met with former President, Goodluck Jonathan at his Abuja residence. The meeting, which held behind closed doors, was also attended by…

21st February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Sunday night again met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja House in London. Though details of the meeting remain sketchy at the moment, but the handle of the President @NGRPresident confirmed…

20th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Senator representing Bayelsa East constituency, Ben Bruce, has accepted the Friday’s Appeal Court judgment, which upheld Ali Modu Sheriff as the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. Bruce said he was tired…

19th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Saturday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Thursday affirmed Sen Ali Modu Sheriff, as the ‘authentic’ National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The three-man panel of judges in…

18th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Naira has continued to fall freely as it sold for N516 per United States dollar on Thursday. The currency was N510/dollar earlier on Wednesday. Report says dealers in Lagos Island sold the greenback…

17th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday met with the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, at the Abuja House in London. The meeting centred on matters of…

16th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Nigerians yesterday joined the rest of the world to mark this year’s St. Valentine’s Day. The day is set aside for lovers to spend time together, reflect on their journey so far as well…

15th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday afternoon from London spoke to President Donald Trump on telephone at the request of the American President. Trump in the conversation reportedly promised to support Nigeria in the fight against…

14th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Monday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Federal Government said on Sunday that its whistle-blower policy had so far resulted in the recovery of over $151m (N46bn) and N8bn of looted funds. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai…

13th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Super Eagles of Nigeria have improved nine places in the latest FIFA ranking. It moved from 50th to 41st position in the world in the ranking released on Thursday. Nigeria now occupies the…

10th February 2017

Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has slammed Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, over a recent statement credited to him where he claimed there were no plans to Islamise the country.…

8th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Angry Nigerians yesterday took to the streets against the policies of the current government, which they claimed have subjected them to untold hardship. The protesters, who chanted solidarity songs with placards bearing several inscriptions…

7th February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Friday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan has stated that if Nigeria fails to address religious violence and extremism, the menace will destroy the country. According to Jonathan, the solution to the Niger Delta crisis was…

3rd February 2017

Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Thursday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Report says two white men believed to be contractors and five other officials of the Adamawa State Ministry of Land and Survey have been killed in a village in Toungo Local Government Area of…

2nd February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Wednesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. Suspended Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele, on Tuesday said she did not misappropriate N15 million as alleged by some of her colleagues. Akindele, in a statement said she was a…

1st February 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Tuesday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Fire Ministry, Monday, honoured the invitation extended to him by the Department of State Services, DSS. Suleman, who was accompanied to the DSS office by some serving governors, arrived…

31st January 2017

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 Polytechnics (ASUP), has announced that it will commence a one-week warning strike today. ASUP explained that this became imperative as the federal government refused to improve polytechnic education in…

30th January 2017

The Newspapers: Things You Need To Know This Sunday

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Following his controversial sermon where he asked members of his ministry to slaughter any Fulani Herdsmen seen within his church premises, the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleiman, has been…

29th January 2017