Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Tuesday, April 5th 2022.
The PUNCH: The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Abubakar Sa’ad lll- led Jamaatul Nasril Islam, some state governments and the Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria have taken a swipe at the Federal Government over its failure to address the rising insecurity in the country.
The Guardian: One week after terrorists attacked a train in Kaduna State, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), yesterday, said that 168 passengers are yet to be accounted for.
Vanguard: Leader of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, and Sultan of Sokoto, Mohammed Sa’ad Abubakar III, said yesterday that any government that cannot provide security for its citizens had no moral justification to exist.
The Nation: The battle for the 2023 Presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has split the main opposition platform into three camps. The division underscores the protracted disagreement over zoning, ahead of the primary.
Daily Trust: The son of DIG Ibrahim Mamman Tsafe (rtd), incumbent Commissioner of Security and Home Affairs in Zamfara, has been shot dead.
Daily Independent: Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, has reiterated the need for Nigerians to vote for a younger person with vigour as the next president of the country in 2023.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.