Good Morning, Nigeria, Welcome To Naija News Roundup Of Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria For Today Wednesday, 12th February 2020
The news of the return of 1,400 suspected Boko Haram members into the society in Borno State has attracted ‘worrying’ reactions from some soldiers.
The disappointed soldiers lamented that the government is releasing ‘killers’ that they had previously captured back into the society.
The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal challenging the candidature of David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 Bayelsa governorship election.
A five-man panel of the apex court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by Heineken Lokpobiri challenging the emergence of Lyon as the APC governorship candidate in Bayelsa State for lack of merit.
The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party and some member of the party have stormed the embassy of the European Union on a peaceful protest.
The peaceful protest was led by the party National Secretary, Ibrahim Tsauri. Upon their arrival at the embassy, Tsauri presented the party’s protest letter to the embassy officials.
The house of Mr. Lawrence Okah, the Secretary of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Edo State, was on Tuesday morning attacked by suspected hoodlums.
Narrating his experience to journalists after the attack, Okah said he was lucky to be alive.
Naija News further gathered that a bomb exploded at the residence of Okah which shattered a part of the building and dug a hole in the ground.
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has appreciated Muhammadu Buhari for his intervention in the crisis that has ravaged the All Progressive Congress (APC).
The Governor who was happy about the new intervention of the presidency accepted the new national reconciliation committee which is headed by Chief Bisi Akande.
The law giving legal backing to the establishment of the South-West security outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun will be ready by Friday, 14th February 2020, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has disclosed.
Governor Fayemi made the disclosure on Monday when he received the draft bill for the establishment of the security outfit from Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Wale Fapounda.
Primate Theophilus Olabayo of the Evangelical Church of Yahweh Worldwide has revealed what he heard from God about Edo State governorship election and the 2023 presidential election.
Olabayo in his prophecies noted that the North will remain in power in the 2023 presidential election.
An inferno has destroyed goods worth millions of naira at Atakumosa Central Market, Adeti, Ilesha, in Osun State, Naija News reports.
It was gathered that the fire which started around 1 am on Tuesday morning affected several shops located at the entrance of the market.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has given reasons why he sacked Mrs Farida Waziri as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Naija News recalls that Waziri had accused Jonathan in her new book, ‘Farida Waziri: One Step Ahead’, of sacking her because she wanted to investigate some oil racketeers.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized the travel documents of a former Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji over allegation #150 billion fraud.
The anti-graft body also seized the travel documents of the Abia State House of Assembly Speaker Chinendum Orji Eyinanya and Ogbonna Orji.
That’s the top Nigerian newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.
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