Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Wednesday, October 3rd.
APC Announces Sanwo-Olu Winner Of Lagos Guber Primaries
The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared Babajide Sanwo-Olu as the winner of the governorship primary election held in the State. Tunji Balogun, the chairman of the party in the state, made the declaration at the state headquarters of the party on Tuesday night.
APC Election Committee To Conduct Fresh Primary For Ambode, Sanwo-Olu
The chairman of the primary election committee of the APC in Lagos state, Clement Ebri, says a fresh poll is about to be conducted in the state. Ebri made this known at a press conference which held hours after his committee met with executive officials of the party in the country’s commercial state.
Lagos APC Primary: Oshiomhole Reveals What He Told Buhari
The National Chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed that he has briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the Lagos State governorship primary. Speaking to State House correspondents on Tuesday, he disclosed that the National Working Committee (NWC) was in charge of the primaries and that every situation had been put under control.
Adeleke Reveals Why He Lost Osun Governorship Election
Senator Ademola Adeleke, the candidate of the PDP in the just concluded Osun state governorship election, has vowed to contest the result of the election and reclaim his mandate. The lawmaker insisted that the election was rigged because his supporters were not allowed to vote.
Buhari Mentors Sudan President On Good Leadership
President Buhari has assured to help South Sudan stabilize politically and economically. President Buhari noted that the two countries have a lot in common in the area of developmental aspirations.
Court Dismisses IGP’s Suit Seeking To Stop Senate’s Invitation
The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Tuesday, struck out a suit by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, seeking to stop the Senate from inviting him for a legislative hearing. Delivering judgment in the suit which Idris filed after two successive invitations by the Senate, Justice John Tsoho ruled that the IG’s excuse for not honoring the Senate’s invitation was not tenable.
ASUU Accuses FG Of Planning To Introduce Minimum Of N350,000 Tuition
The coordinator of the Ibadan zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Dr Ade Adejumo, has accused the Federal Government of plotting to make students of federal universities pay a minimum of N350,000 as tuition fee. Adejomu said it was vital for ASUU to let the public know that there could be labour crisis in federal universities.
Law Student Dead As Suspected Herdsmen Invade Unijos Hostel
A 300 level law student has reportedly died after suspected herdsmen attacked a hostel at the University of Jos, Plateau State on Monday. This was revealed by the Student Union Government (SUG) Fwangshak Pantu who also said three other persons are still being treated at a hospital.
Why Mikel Was Left Out Of Eagles Team For Libya Clash – NFF
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi was left out of the team’s squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with Libya due to fitness concerns, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said. Speaking on the development, the NFF Media Officer Toyin Ibitoyerevealed that Mikel was still recovering from injury.
US Rapper Quavo Teams Up With Davido On New Album
American rapper Quavo has revealed that he featured Nigerian singer Davido on his upcoming album. Sharing a rough sheet of the artistes, the rapper said he featured Davido, Drake, Travis Scott, Cardi B, Offset, Takeoff, Kid Cudi, Lil Baby, and Sawettie.
That’s the roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website. See you again tomorrow.