Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Wednesday, November 24 2021.
The Federal Government, on Tuesday, snubbed the call by the United States and the United Nations for the implementation of the leaked report of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses, rubbishing the report in its entirety. The PUNCH reports.
According to The Guardian, the Federal Government will from next year transfer about N2.4 trillion to about 40 million Nigerians as transportation grants as government begins move to totally remove subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).
The federal government Tuesday described as “triumph of fake news”, the report of the Lagos State Judicial Panel set up to investigate police brutality and alleged killings at Lekki Tollgate. Daily Trust says
According to Daily Independent, Malam Mele Kyari, Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC), has hinted that a litre of fuel may sell between N320 and N340 in 2022.
According to Nigerian Tribune, The Federal Government is contemplating the replacement of fuel subsidy with a monthly N5,000 fuel grant to the nation’s most vulnerable citizens.
The gesture will span between six months and one year even as the government contemplates ending fuel subsidy mid-2022.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.