Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

Good morning! Here is summary of Nigerian Newspapers : 1. President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sent 46 names of ambassadorial nominees to the senate for screening. Among the nominees were former Benue State Commissioner for Education in the second Republic and former Senatorial aspirant for Benue South, Dr. Enyantu, Dame Pauline Tallen, former Minister and former deputy…

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian newspapers: 1. Nigeria was Thursday ‘greeted’ with the report of the release of 21 of the over 200 Chibok girls who were kidnapped from their dormitory in 2014. The report which was later confirmed by the presidency disclosed that the girls were dropped off by the insurgents…

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian newspapers : 1. The Federal Government of Nigeria has withdrawn the charge of criminal conspiracy hanging around the necks of Senate President Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu. An affidavit in support of the motion was filed before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory…

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know this morning: 1. following advice by security operatives that the Edo election be postponed over threat of terrorist attack, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Thursday evening shifted the election for two weeks. INEC reached the decision at a security meeting held in Benin, the…

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know this morning: 1. The Nigerian Army, on Thursday, further confirmed that Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau had since been killed in a military raid. Insisting that Shekau was merely a title, the Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Lucky Irabor, said the individual originally…