Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Saturday, December, 25th 2021.
According to The PUNCH, following the decline in compliance with the safety measures against the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has called on security agencies to work alongside religious bodies to enforce the safety protocols during the festive season.
President Muhammadu Buhari, in a special Christmas message personally signed and issued yesterday, promised to ensure that the security challenges facing Nigerians become history soon, This Day reports.
The Nation reports that the service chiefs yesterday got a fresh marching order from President Muhammadu Buhari to crush the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), which has overtaken Boko Haram in the North East insurgency, before he leaves office in 2023.
Nigerians have continued to throng various markets across the country to shop for Christmas, which is being celebrated today. Daily Trust reports that this is despite the inflation and high cost of prices of food items in the country.
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) have called on Nigerians to maximise the Christmas season in tracing their steps back, as well as showing gratitude to God despite the current challenges, Saturday Independent reports.
Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to come to the aid of state governors, saying most forests across the country now accommodate terrorists, armed robbers, bandits and criminals, Saturday Sun says.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.
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