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Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Friday, February. 22nd, 2019.

1. Nigeria Decides: Buhari Addresses Nigerians Ahead General Election (Video)

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence in the ability of Nigerians to make democracy flourish in the country ahead of Saturday’s general election. Buhari reaffirmed Nigeria’s resolve to uphold democracy, insisting that the nation would not be deterred from this path. He stated this in a nationwide broadcast on Friday ahead of the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly elections.

2. Nigeria Decides 2019: Reactions To Buhari’s Pre-Elections Broadcast

Nigerians have reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s address to the nation, one day to Nigeria’s Presidential and National Assembly elections. Read reactions.

3. INEC Reveals State With Highest Number Of PVCs Collected (Full List)

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says Lagos state has the highest number of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) collected by registered voters. National Chairman of the electoral umpire Mahmood Yakubu made this known on Thursday while updating the media on the commission’s preparedness for the polls scheduled to hold across the country on Saturday, February 23.

4. Nigeria Decides: Moghalu Speaks On Stepping Down For Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) Kingsley Moghalu has denied stepping down for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)Atiku Abubakar. Moghalu said this on Thursday in a statement where he described the reports as false.

5. Prophet Predicts States APC Will Lose, Reveals Govs. To Be Re-elected

The All Progressives Congress (APC) will lose Imo State governorship election, according to Prophet Temitope Aduroja. Concise News understands that Prophet Temitope, in 2015, predicted Goodluck Jonathan’s defeat.

6. Osinbajo Speaks On Stepping Down As Vice President

Yemi Osinbajo has rubbished reports claiming he has resigned from his position as Nigeria’s Vice President. There have been rumours that Osinbajo had parted ways with President Muhammadu Buhari after the nation’s number two citizen missed out on the meeting his boss, Buhari, had with Security Chiefs on Tuesday.

7. Lagos Court Orders Jay Jay Okocha’s Arrest

A Lagos High Court in Igbosere has issued a warrant of arrest for former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha, popularly known as Jay-Jay Okocha, for tax evasion. This order was made by Justice Adedayo Akintoye on January 29, following an application by the Lagos State Ministry of Justice after Okocha failed to appear in court for an alleged 2017 income tax evasion charge.

8. Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Predicts What Will Happen To Buhari On Election Day

The leader of outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, says President Muhammadu Buhari, whom he refers to as ‘Jubril,’ “will be chased back to Sudan” during Nigeria’s general election. The pro-Biafran leader made this known on Wednesday during what he called a “landmark broadcast“, which Concise News monitored on Radio Biafra.

9. Big Brother Naija Organisers Announce Online Audition, See How To Participate

Organisers of the famous reality TV show Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) have announced online audition for the 2019 edition of the show across the country. Multichoice announced the new twist to the 2019 edition of Big Brother Naija on their social media pages moments ago.

10. Super Falcons Coach Names Squad For Cyprus Cup

The Super Falcons coach Thomas Dennerby has invited players for camping ahead of the 2019 Cyprus Cup. Nigeria in January took part in the Chinese Invitational competition where they finished third.

That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website.