Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines.
President Muhammadu Buhari has laid down new directives restricting the number of times a Minister can travel in a year. This was made known on Monday by the Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Lai Mohammed.
Pastor Tunde Bakare, senior pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly on Monday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja. Bakare’s meeting with the President commenced about 3pm and lasted around 30 minutes Naija News understands.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday held a meeting with the service chiefs at the statehouse in Abuja, the meeting is believed to be the last for the year 2019. The meeting is believed to be about a close of the year security briefing from security chiefs.
Buba Galadima, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Council, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari fears the white man, especially the United States government more than God. Naija News reports that Galadima made this statement in reaction to claims by the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, that Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser, and Omoyele Sowore, the Sahara Reporters publisher, were released on compassionate grounds.
Alhaji Buba Galadima, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, has lamented that the president never helps anyone. Citing his personal experiences, Galadima added further that Buhari has never been known to reward those who have been of help to him politically.
The Lagos State Government has strongly appealed to all health care providers, including public and private health facilities operating in the State to stop rejecting victims of gunshot. The state government also asked hospitals to desist from rejecting other trauma patients on the excuse of requiring a police report or the need to provide evidence of funds before commencing treatment.
Shehu Sani, a former Senator who represented Kaduna Central during the 8th Nigerian Senate, says Nigerians will face “more hardship” under President Muhammadu Buhari in 2020. Naija News learned that the former lawmaker made this comment during a radio programme on Invicta FM Radio in Kaduna on Sunday.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)has once again berated the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the increasing rate of unemployment in the country. According to a statement signed by the party’s national public relations officer, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan the APC has overstretched the limits of Nigerians by trivializing and politicizing the frightening unemployment level under its corrupt and incompetent watch and should be ready to face the consequences ahead of its fizzling before 2023.
Four Manchester United players missed the club’s training session on Monday, ahead of their clash with Arsenal on New Year Day. Although Paul Pogba was absent at the training, the Reds manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was handed a massive boost, as Eric Bailly returned.
A former President of the United States of America, Barack Obama has unveiled the songs that made his list of favourite songs for 2019. Taking to Twitter on Monday, Obama listed songs which include those from Nigerian music sensations, Burna Boy and Rema on his list of favourite music for 2019.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.