The Federal Government has called on the Academic Staff Union of Universities(Asuu) to call off its strike embarked on since November 4. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said the federal government had released N16.8 billion to settle outstanding salary arrears of staff in the country’s tertiary institutions.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has called on the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu to show evidence that he (Atiku) is from Cameroon. Concise News had reported that Kanu during a broadcast on Saturday, alleged that Atiku, a former Vice-president, is from Cameroon and not a Nigerian.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu has assured that Lagos State governor Akin Ambode will not be impeached by the House of Assembly. Tinubu said this on Sunday in Lagos after a meeting of the Assembly members and Ambode.
The Nigerian Army has revealed a new plot by Boko Haram to win the confidence of the public by releasing rustled cattle to the owners unconditionally. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, in a statement on Sunday, reported the Theater Commander, Maj.-Gen. Benson Akinroluyo, disclosing that the insurgents deceived people by voluntarily returning cattle, hitherto rustled from the owners in the northeast.
Unknown persons who broke into the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have burnt several uncollected Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). Concise gathered that the yet to be identified individuals broke into the INEC office in Abia State in the early hours of Sunday, 3rd Feb. 2019.
President Muhammadu Buhari. The national minimum wage dispute is far from being over following the decision of the House of Representatives to pass N30,000 as the new wage. It will be recalled that the lawmakers had passed the N30,000, on Wednesday, an amount higher by N3,000 than the N27,000 President Muhammadu Buhari presented to the National Assembly earlier in his bill.
President Muhammadu Buhari has hailed his vice, Yemi Osinbajo, for his doggedness after he survived a helicopter crash on Saturday. Concise New understands that Osinbajo’s copter crashed in Kabba, Kogi while conveying the Vice President to a rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar will win the 2019 presidential election, according to the Association of White Witches in Nigeria (AWWN). This was revealed by the spokesman of the group Iboi Okhue on Sunday where he noted that God is not happy with the country under President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership.
The presidential candidate Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has gotten the backing of three powerful groups across the country. Concise News understands that these groups are the Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Northern Elders Forum, Pan-Niger Delta Forum and the Middle Belt Forum.
It was an easy win for Rangers international as they beat Salitas of Burkina Faso 2-0 at the ‘The Cathedral’ in their Caf Confederation Cup opening group match. The Flying Antelopes did not waste time in claiming superiority over the Burkina Faso club as they took an early lead to put pressure on the visitors.
That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website.
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