Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Friday 30th September 2022.
The PUNCH: The All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is planning to include an additional 2,000 members in the newly constituted Presidential Campaign Council of the party. This, The PUNCH gathered, was to pacify APC National Working Committee members and state governors who were dissatisfied with the 422-member campaign council.
The Guardian: As the grueling contest begins for the February 25 polls, presidential candidates of all 18 recognised political parties, yesterday, signed a peace accord committing to a peaceful campaign towards the 2023 general elections. All the candidates and national chairmen of their parties signed the accord organised by the National Peace Committee (NPC) at the International Conference Centre in Abuja
This Day: Eighteen political parties vying for elective positions in next year’s general election, yesterday, signed an agreement for peaceful conduct before, during, and after the polls, with the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, conspicuously absent.
The Nation: Barely 24 hours after launching its campaign, the crisis that has hit the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) escalated yesterday as some members of the National Working Committee (NWC) returned N122.4 million rent stipends paid into their account.
Daily Trust: President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appealed to the 18 presidential candidates and their political parties against incitements, saying they should commit to issue-based campaigns to ensure the success of the 2023 general elections.