Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Sunday 7th August 2022.
The PUNCH: Terrorists on the rampage across the country have attacked about 16 military bases in the last 18 months, fuelling concerns that the military was overstretched and needed to restrategise to deal with the criminals, protect its personnel and tackle the security challenges.
The Guardian: Today, Sunday, August 7, 2022, marks 174 days since the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) commenced, on February 14, 2022, a four-week “comprehensive and total” nationwide strike, which has grounded the Nigeria University System (NUS) thereby keeping university students at home for months now.
The Nation: The recent impeachment threat against President Muhammadu Buhari in the National Assembly may have fizzled out. The development followed the emergence of fresh facts on government’s efforts in tackling the security challenge across the country.
Daily Trust: Six police officers, two expatriates and five others have been killed in separate attacks by suspected bandits and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Imo, Kogi and Taraba states.
Sunday Sun: Gunmen on Friday night invaded the Divisional Police Station at Agwa in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State, killing four officers on duty and a commercial motorcyclist, whose wife was also shot and is in critical condition in the hospital.
Thank you for reading, that is all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.