Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Wednesday, April 6th 2022.
The PUNCH: The zoning committee of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, contrary to the expectation of its southern members, has recommended an open race for the party’s 2023 presidential ticket
Guardian: Despite the resolution of the Southern Governors’ Forum last year, known as the Asaba Declaration, that the region should produce Nigeria’s next president and repeated calls by leaders of thought in the Southeast, making a case for the region, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) committee on zoning, yesterday, recommended that the contest for the party’s presidential ticket be thrown open to aspirants from any part of the country.
The Nation: There were indications that the Peoples Democratic Party’s 37-man panel on zoning has opted to throw the presidential ticket for the 2023 race open.
Daily Trust: Senior citizens including religious leaders and retired military chiefs have decried the worsening insecurity in the country, urging President Muhammadu Buhari to take decisive actions to stem the tide
Daily Independent: Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has said that Nigeria is exceedingly troubled such that the likes of former President Olusegun Obasanjo and other stakeholders including traditional rulers needed to be consulted in finding solutions to the troubles of economy and insecurity.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.