Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Wednesday, December, 15th 2021.
According to The PUNCH, the Organised Private Sector of Nigeria, comprising the Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria and the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association, among others, has expressed its opposition to any attempts by the Federal Government and other tiers of government to introduce new taxes or levies.
Effective this morning, the United Kingdom (UK) will remove Nigeria and 10 other African countries from its travel red list, allowing free entry of flights and travellers with minimal conditions into the UK, The Guardian reports.
The National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno, retd, yesterday identified three groups sponsoring the activities of terrorist organisations in Nigeria and the Sahel, According to Vanguard.
The Department of State Services (DSS) yesterday raised the alarm that National Assembly members would be targets of kidnappers and bandits during the Yuletide, The Nation reports.
With deft political subtlety, a former governor of Lagos State and one of the national leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, cleverly declared his decision to take his chances in the 2023 presidential election, saying he would not decline the many calls by supporters and admirers for him to contest. This Day front page reports.
Amid rising security challenges, the Department of State Service (DSS), Daily Trust reports, says recessing members of the National Assembly and State Houses of Assembly as well as other public, private sector workers on vacation may be predisposed to threats of various degrees.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.
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