Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Saturday, May 18th, 2019
Good day, Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Saturday, May 18th, 2019.
Nigeria Shows Gambia How To Implement TSA
he Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation (OAGF), disclosed that it will fully back the visiting Gambian team on its quest to learn operations of the Treasury Single Account (TSA).
Why We Want To Shut Down Enugu International Airport – FG
The Federal Government has said it will shut down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu due to the poor condition of its runway.
How President Buhari Silenced Many Critics – UK-based Group
Arise-Nigeria, a United Kingdom-based group, says President Muhammadu Buhari silenced many critics by reappointing Godwin Emefiele as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Defection: Saraki, Dogara, 52 Other Lawmakers Win In Court
A suit seeking an order declaring vacant the seats of 54 National Assembly members who defected from the political parties which sponsored their elections to other ones last year, was on Friday struck out by the Federal High Court in Abuja.
Loom Money Nigeria: SEC Warns Against New Ponzi Scheme
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has warned Nigerians over the activities of some online fraudsters, who are running an investment scheme, tagged ‘Loom Money Nigeria’.
Supreme Court Strikes Out Suit On Onnoghen’s Suspension
A suit filed by the Cross River State Government to challenge the suspension of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, was on Friday struck out by the Supreme Court.
States To Receive N649bn Final Tranche Of Paris Club Refund
The Federal Government has disclosed that it will soon release the sum of N649.43bn as the final refund for the Paris Club debt to state governments.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Friday, May 17th, 2019
Good day, Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Friday, May 17th, 2019.
Minimum Wage: FG Increases Corps Members’ Allowance To N30,000
The Federal Government has increased the monthly allowance of members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) to N30,000, Concise News reports.
Nigeria Customs Service Speaks On Imported Poisonous Rice
The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Hameed Ali has warned Nigerians to stop consuming imported rice as it is poisonous, Concise News understands.
INEC Fixes New Date For Kogi, Bayelsa Governorship Elections
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has picked another date for the Bayelsa and Kogi state governorship elections, Concise News reports
Nigerian Senate Approves June 12 As Democracy Day
The Nigerian Senate on Thursday concurred with the Public Holiday Act (Amendment) Bill, passed by the House of Representatives, which approved June 12 as Democracy Day.
Senate Okays Emefiele For Second Term As CBN Governor
The Senate on Thursday confirmed Godwin Emefiele as Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for a second term, Concise News reports.
Buhari’s Re-election Shows Obasanjo Isn’t God – Oba Akiolu
The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has stated that the election of President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office was a clear proof that no man, but God, gives power.
Wike Fires Back, Accuses Army Commander Of Engaging In Oil Bunkering
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has alleged that the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Jamil Sarhem is running an illegal oil bunkering squad for the purpose of financing his quest to be appointed the Chief of Army Staff.
Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Good day, Nigeria and welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Thursday, May 16th, 2019.
Freed Nigerian Student Recounts Ordeal In Saudi Prison
A Nigerian student, Zainab Aliyu, has detailed her experience in Saudi Arabia after she was released from prison in that country.
CBN Governor: Senate Committee Approves Emefiele’s Appointment
The Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institution has confirmed Godwin Emefiele's appointment as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
2019 Elections: FG Issues Stern Warning To Atiku, PDP
The federal government has cautioned the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar over it's "toxic" politics.