Daily Archives: April 4, 2018

Lagos convenes security summit to tackle arms proliferation, crimes, others – Vanguard


The Nation Newspaper
Lagos convenes security summit to tackle arms proliferation, crimes, others
Vanguard
The Lagos State Government on Wednesday said plans have been firmed up to convene a security summit where a comprehensive strategy and homegrown solutions will be developed by critical stakeholders to myriads of security challenges confronting the
On Lagos' Infrastructure DevelopmentP.M. News
Three feared dead, 13 injured as electric pole falls on 'Danfo' in Lagos (PHOTO)Daily Post Nigeria
Teacher docked for allegedly defiling girl, 8Daily Trust
Pulse Nigeria –The Nation Newspaper –The Punch –Premium Times
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Police parade 80 suspects, recover 332 arms in Cross River – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Police parade 80 suspects, recover 332 arms in Cross River
Daily Post Nigeria
Police in Cross River State have paraded eighty (80) suspected criminals and recovered Three Hundred and Thirty Two (332) arms and ammunition in the State. Parading and displaying the arms, the state commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Inuwa Hafiz said
Pastor in police net for defiling 12yrs housemaidVanguard

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Nigeria: Three Dead As Billboard Falls On Bus in Lagos – AllAfrica.com


AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Three Dead As Billboard Falls On Bus in Lagos
AllAfrica.com
At least three people died Wednesday when a billboard fell on a coaster commercial bus in Lagos. PREMIUM TIMES learnt that about seven other people who sustained various degrees of injuries were rescued from the scene. The incident happened around

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Ekiti ex-Deputy Gov, Sikiru Lawal quits PDP, says party has lost its bearing – Vanguard


Vanguard
Ekiti ex-Deputy Gov, Sikiru Lawal quits PDP, says party has lost its bearing
Vanguard
Ado-Ekiti-Barely 48 hours after some prominent Chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State, dumped the party for the Social Democratic Party, another one, Dr. Sikiru Lawal parted ways with the party yesterday due to irreconcilable
Ekiti 2018: Another ex-deputy governor quits PDPGuardian (blog)
Ekiti PDP crisis deepens, as aspirants, senator dump party for SDPBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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Saraki, Ekweremadu mourn Senator Mustapha Bukar – Daily Post Nigeria


The Nation Newspaper
Saraki, Ekweremadu mourn Senator Mustapha Bukar
Daily Post Nigeria
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday expressed deep sorrow over the death of the Senator representing Katsina North, Senator Mustapha Bukar, after a brief illness in Abuja. In a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and
Buhari mourns Senator BukarPremium Times
APC Mourns Sen. Mustapha BukarVanguard
Saraki mourns late SenatorThe Eagle Online
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) –WorldStage –The Punch –Daily Trust
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Tenure elongation: Okorocha advises Oyegun, others on what to do – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Tenure elongation: Okorocha advises Oyegun, others on what to do
Daily Post Nigeria
The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress Governors' Forum and Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha has revealed what the governors resolved after their meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday. The Governors met with Buhari to discuss
2019: Anglican Bishop, APC chieftain fault Okorocha's moveVanguard
Okorocha Blasts VON DG For Accusing Him Of Pitting Catholic Church Against APCIndependent Newspapers Limited
Tenure Elongation: We're on same page with Buhari — APC governors insistThe Eagle Online

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A’Ibom PDP Publicity Secretary To Sponsor Five Students Through Varsity – Independent Newspapers Limited


Independent Newspapers Limited
A'Ibom PDP Publicity Secretary To Sponsor Five Students Through Varsity
Independent Newspapers Limited
Uyo – Five students of Ibiono Comprehensive High School, Edem Urua, Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area with outstanding results in their Senior School Certificate Examinations are to get a full scholarship to study for degrees in any University of their
A-Ibom PDP chair in endorsement scandalVanguard
THE STATE OF MUSIC AND MUSICIANS IN AKWA IBOM (UYO ESPECIALLY)!!!Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Two killed, community leader kidnapped in Rivers – Daily Post Nigeria


Vanguard
Two killed, community leader kidnapped in Rivers
Daily Post Nigeria
At least two persons have been reportedly killed and a community leader kidnapped by gunmen in Rundele, Emohua Local Government Area, Rivers State. The incident happened during the weekend when a cultural hunting expedition ended in a clash between two
Rivers PDP begins registration of old, new membersVanguard
Rivers PDP promises fair council pollThe Nation Newspaper
Gunmen kill two, abduct traditional ruler in RiversTODAY.NG

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Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Wednesday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
1. Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, will hold another closed door meeting next week with President Muhammadu Buhari after their Tuesday's meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari failed to address the current crisis in the party
Looters' list and other storiesVanguard
Even in my sleep, I can run Nigeria better than Buhari — SoworePremium Times
Fireworks as Buhari, APC govs tussle over OyegunDaily Trust
Pulse Nigeria –The Nation Newspaper –BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) –The Punch
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Ogun pastor beheads secret lover, buries body in Church – Vanguard


NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
Ogun pastor beheads secret lover, buries body in Church
Vanguard
ABEOKUTA—An acclaimed Pastor of the Holy Gathering Evangelical Church of God, Papalanto, Ewekoro Local Government Area of the state, Oluwatobiloba Ipense, has been arrested for allegedly killing his secret lover, Railat Sanni, for ritual purposes
Police Arrest Pastor For Allegedly Killing Lover, Burying Her In Church.Nigerian Observer
Pastor allegedly kills lover, buries decapitated body near altarThe Punch
Pastor Arrested for Beheading Lover for Ritual PurposesThe Streetjournal
The Whistler NG –Naija News –Peace FM Online –Independent Newspapers Limited
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Cars45, Simcubator, Carsbazr launch refurbishment centre, retail point In Lagos – Vanguard


The Punch
Cars45, Simcubator, Carsbazr launch refurbishment centre, retail point In Lagos
Vanguard
Nigeria's premiere car buying service, Cars45 has entered into partnership with Turing Simcubator and Carsbazr to launch a refurbishment centre and retail point in Lagos. Simcubator is one of Nigeria's largest multi-brand automobile workshop while
Lagos seeks collaboration in education policy reviewThe Nation Newspaper
AREDOLS knocks Lagos' new law on Land Use ChargeNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Lagos government calls for more collaboration with stakeholders in education policy reviewTODAY.NG

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Ogun pastor beheads secret lover, buries body in Church – Vanguard


Vanguard
Ogun pastor beheads secret lover, buries body in Church
Vanguard
ABEOKUTA—An acclaimed Pastor of the Holy Gathering Evangelical Church of God, Papalanto, Ewekoro Local Government Area of the state, Oluwatobiloba Ipense, has been arrested for allegedly killing his secret lover, Railat Sanni, for ritual purposes

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Lagos Assembly celebrates Tinubu at 66 – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper
Lagos Assembly celebrates Tinubu at 66
The Nation Newspaper
THE Lagos State House of Assembly has felicitated with the All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on his 66th birthday with the Speaker Mudashiru Obasa calling on the Southwest to rally round him. Obasa explained that it
Lagos Assembly Mourns Winnie Mandela, Celebrates Tinubu At 66Independent Newspapers Limited

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‘Killer herdsman’ blamed for wave of deadly Nigeria clashes – Financial Times


Financial Times
'Killer herdsman' blamed for wave of deadly Nigeria clashes
Financial Times
Some Nigerians call them the “killer herdsmen”. Newspapers are full of tales of Fulani pastoralists, armed with AK47s, entering villages across the country, leaving death in their wake. “The herdsmen come with machine guns,” Rimamsikwe Karma, the
Herdsmen attack guard in EnuguVanguard
FG Begins Rebuilding Of Communities Destroyed By HerdersConcise News
Suspected herdsmen attack church in Zuba, abduct 3 womenNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
NAIJA.NG –TheNewsGuru –TODAY.NG
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Military sets up panel to probe deadly Maiduguri Boko Haram attack – Vanguard


CHANNELS TELEVISION
Military sets up panel to probe deadly Maiduguri Boko Haram attack
Vanguard
THE Nigerian Army has set up a four-man panel to investigate Easter Sunday attack by Boko Haram fighters in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, which led to the killing of 28 persons and injuring of 83 others. Head of the military operations in the
Nigeria's troubling counterinsurgency strategy against Boko Haram (1)The Punch
20 Killed In Borno Suicide AttackSaharaReporters.com
Nigerian military sets up panel to probe deadly Maiduguri Boko Haram attackPremium Times
Daily Post Nigeria –The Streetjournal –Pulse Nigeria –CHANNELS TELEVISION
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Elections: INEC raises the alarm on budget delay, CDHR, others flay N’Assembly – The Punch


Vanguard
Elections: INEC raises the alarm on budget delay, CDHR, others flay N'Assembly
The Punch
The Independent National Electoral Commission says the delay in passing the budget for the 2019 elections gives cause for concern. The Commissioner for Voter Education at INEC, Solomon Soyebi, said this on Tuesday on Sunrise Daily, a programme on
INEC commences second quarter CVRPremium Times
How INEC Is Systematically Disenfranchising Nigerians – GroupSaharaReporters.com
INEC begins second quarter continuous voter registrationTODAY.NG

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Heavy rainfall destroys Kwara Stadium – The Eagle Online


The Eagle Online
Heavy rainfall destroys Kwara Stadium
The Eagle Online
The Stadium Manager, Wale Obalola, told the News Agency of Nigeria that it was the grace of God that averted the loss of lives during the heavy storm that accompanied the rain. By The Eagle Online On Apr 3, 2018. Share. A heavy rainfall on Tuesday

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Omoyele Sowore insists he can run Nigeria better than Buhari – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria
Omoyele Sowore insists he can run Nigeria better than Buhari
Pulse Nigeria
Sowore had said that he has a shadow cabinet currently understudying each sector ahead of the 2019 election. Published: 03.04.2018; Dimeji Akinloye. Print; eMail · Omoyele Sowore insists he can run Nigeria better than Buhari play. Sahara Reporters
2019: Massive Crowd Welcome Sowore At Murtala International AirportSaharaReporters.com
Sowore: I can run Nigeria better than Buhari — even in my sleepTheCable
I Can Rule Nigeria Better Than Buhari – SoworeIndependent Newspapers Limited

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Abia Assembly passes 2018 Appropriation Bill of N141b – Vanguard


Vanguard
Abia Assembly passes 2018 Appropriation Bill of N141b
Vanguard
The passage of the bill followed the presentation of the report on the budget by the Deputy Majority Leader, Solomon Akpulonu and seconded by Abraham Oba (Aba Central Constituency). Mr Kennedy Njoku, the Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, in

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$350m Loan: Group calls for recall of Kaduna senators – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
$350m Loan: Group calls for recall of Kaduna senators
Daily Post Nigeria
A group, Kaduna Concerned Citizens has stated that it will commence the process of recalling the Senators from the State for their heinous crime against the state. They also called for the support of the good people of the state in the exercise
Nigerian politicians intolerant of human rights – Shehu SaniPremium Times
Shehu Sani urges APC/PDP to publish 'saints list'Vanguard
Kaduna Reps fault senate's rejection of $350m loanThe Nation Newspaper
Daily Trust –The Whistler NG –SundiataPost (press release) (blog) –NAIJA.NG
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Ambode charges civil servants to eliminate waste in the system – P.M. News


P.M. News
Ambode charges civil servants to eliminate waste in the system
P.M. News
L-R: Director of Accounts, Office of Establishment and Training, Mr. Deji Koko; Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe; Permanent Secretary, Office of Establishments, Mrs. Rhoda Ayinde; Commissioner for Establishment, Training
Ambode opens up Alimosho with network of 21 roadsBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Eliminate waste to boost productivity, Ambode tells workersThe Punch
Alimosho residents commend Governor Ambode for roads rehabilitationTODAY.NG
Information Nigeria –NAIJA.NG –Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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