Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Monday, March, 28th 2022.
The PUNCH: The All Progressives Congress will tomorrow (Tuesday) inaugurate an appeals committee to address any disagreements arising from its national convention. This is just as The PUNCH learnt that the Senate would declare the seat of the Nasarawa West Senatorial District lawmaker, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, vacant after he emerged as the new National Chairman of the APC. The Independent National Electoral Commission is expected to conduct a by-election to replace him
The Guardian: Nearly two years after the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited announced plans to reduce the cost of oil production to about $10 per barrel, this effort has been frustrated by recurring oil theft, spiking production costs to at least $32 a barrel.
Vanguard: After the much-postponed national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, the focus has shifted to who will pick the party’s presidential ticket at the primaries to be held in May
The Nation: The unity displayed by leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the convention has put the party on a firmer footing for victory in next year’s election, President Muhammadu Buhari said yesterday
This Day: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-east geo-political zone has aligned with the position of the Southern Governors’ Forum that the next president of Nigeria should come from the southern part of the country. This is just as Governor Nyisom Wike of Rivers State has declared his intention to run for the office of the President of Nigeria in the 2023 election, under the PDP.
Daily Trust: Workers in some states of the federation are currently groaning under hardship occasioned by salary cuts and rationed salaries amid inflation and general economic hardship in the country
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.