Today's Headlines: Tinubu To Fix One Refinery Before December—Kyari; Bago Appoints SSG, Others
Tinubu To Fix One Refinery Before December—Kyari Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper The Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, Mele Kyari, has revealed that the administration of President Bola Tinubu has concluded an arrangement to have one of the four refineries repaired and operating at an optimal level before the end of the year.
Subsidy: Reactions as APC-USA urges Nigerians to be patient with Tinubu
According to PUNCH, the All Progressives Congress (APC) chapter in the United States has urged Nigerians to be patient with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu following the outcry that accompanied the new pump price of premium motor spirit, also known as petrol, following the elimination of subsidies.
How 11 thugs, aged 16 to 23, landed in police net after attacking four communities
It was the end of the road for eleven thugs who were arrested after they launched attacks on four communities in Gombe State, the state police command announced on Thursday. The names of the thugs, who belong to a group known as Kalare Boys, were given as Abdullahi Sule, aged 18 years; Yusuf Shittu, aged 18 years; Musa Saleh, aged 20 years; Usman Suleiman, aged 23 and Ahmed Alhassan,.
Atiku Reacts After He Led Other PDP Chieftains To Pay A Condolence Visit To The Family Of Dokpesi
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the last general elections and former Vice President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has led other chieftains of the party to pay a condolence visit to the family of Chief Raymond Dokpesi who died recently. (Photo Credit - Atiku Abubakar Verified Twitter Page)
Tinubu: If North-West Govs Wished, North Under APC Would've Presented Another Candidate – Sadiq Umar Gombe
The Deputy Director General of Operations, Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Professor Sadiq Umar Gombe, has found no fault in the call for a North-Western Senate Presidency; as he maintained that Nigeria's President-elect, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, only won the February 25, 2023 Presidential election because Governors from the region urged other Northern Candidates to drop their ambitions.
Atiku Abubakar Shares New Photos As He Attends A Dinner At American University Of Nigeria
The 2023 Presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar recently shared new pictures of himself as he attended a dinner at American University of Nigeria. The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar posted the new pictures on his verified Instagram account. Check out the screen capture of the post below;
INEC Asked The Court To Strikeout Paragraphs Where Tinubu's Qualifications Were Mentioned - Lawyers Representing Atiku Abubakar and PDP
Lawyers Representing Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party in the ongoing case at the Presidential Election Tribunal at the Appeal Court has blasted the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for its decision to act as a party in the election instead of an independent umpire. According to the legal team of Atiku Abubakar which includes Mike Ozekhome, during the court case at the tribunal earlier today, INEC asked the court to strikeout paragraphs where Bola Tinubu's qualification was mentioned by the PDP in the petition.
Achieving Universal Health Coverage For All Nigerians Is Focus Of Our Health Reform, Says Osinbajo
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE ACHIEVING UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE FOR ALL NIGERIANS IS FOCUS OF OUR HEALTH REFORM, SAYS OSINBAJO *VP presents Presidential Health Reform Committee report to Buhari *Universal Health Coverage for 55m Nigerians is minimum target *Establishment of National Tertiary Health Institutions Commission planned *National Quality and Healthcare Standards Commission too
Police Foil Kidnap Attempt in Katsina State, Kill Two Terrorists
The Katsina State Police Command successfully thwarted a kidnapping attempt in Tani village, Bindawa Local Government Area, resulting in the killing of two terrorists and the recovery of an AK-47 rifle along with five rounds of live ammunition. ASP Abubakar Sadiq, the new spokesperson of the command, provided details of the incident in a statement.
Today's Headlines: FG Directs Immediate Closure Of Ijora Bridge, Buhari Appoints Haruna As Rector, Bida Poly
FG Directs Immediate Closure Of Ijora Bridge Photo credit: punch newspaper The Federal Government has directed the immediate closure of the Ijora-Olopa Bridge following the failure of a section of the Bridge along Ijora Olopa Road, beside Water Corporation, Ijora. It said the failure was caused by the theft of a major reinforcement element of the deck by miscreants in the area.
INEC Asked The Court To Strikeout Paragraphs Where Tinubu Qualifications Were Mentioned - Lawyers
At the Presidential Election Tribunal Appeal Court, lawyers for Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party have criticized INEC for taking a position in the election dispute rather than serving as an impartial arbiter. According to Atiku Abubakar's lawyer Mike Ozekhome, INEC urged the court to strike out passages where the PDP cited Bola Tinubu's qualification in the appeal during today's hearing at the tribunal.
Court sentences a man to prison for stealing Bibles In Abuja
In Abuja, one Zakaraya Usman was given a jail term for allegedly stealing Bibles. The 30-year-old painter was suspected of robbing a church in the nation's capital city of four Bibles, 124 church membership applications, bottles of water, and Caprisonne beverages. The Chief Security Officer of Living Faith Church's Durumi I branch, David Usman, had earlier denounced Usman's behavior to the authorities, according to the Prosecution Counsel, O. S. Osho, who spoke before a Grade I Area Court in Kabusa, Abuja.
Festus Keyamo Reacts To Atiku Abubakar's Tweet Over US Position on Nigeria's Election
The 2023 Nigerian presidential election has been a contentious issue in the country, with various political figures and parties jostling for power. However, recent statements by Atiku Abubakar and Festus Keyamo have brought the role of the United States into the mix. Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice President of Nigeria and a presidential candidate in the 2023 election, expressed disbelief on his Twitter handle that the US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, had referred to former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu, as a contradiction to the US's publicly stated position on the 2023 Nigerian presidential election.
Abuja Painter jailed for stealing Bibles and Church forms
A painter, Zakaraya Usman, was sentenced to two months imprisonment by a Grade I Area Court in Kabusa, Abuja, for stealing four Bibles, 124 church membership forms, and other items. The police charged Usman with theft, and he pleaded guilty to the charge during the court proceedings.
Painter jailed 2 months for stealing four Bibles, 124 church forms
A 30- year- old painter, Zakaraya Usman, was reported to have been found guilty of stealing from a church in Abuja. The suspect was reported to have stolen four bibles, 124 church membership forms, and other items on Thursday by a Grade I Area Court that was sitting in Kabusa, Abuja.
Painter receives two-month jail term for stealing 4 Bibles and 124 church forms
A painter named Zakaraya Usman, aged 30, has been sentenced to two months imprisonment by a Grade I Area Court in Kabusa, Abuja, for stealing four Bibles, along with 124 church membership forms and various other items. According to Punch, the Prosecution Counsel, Mr. O. S. Osho, informed the court that the case was reported to the Durumi Police Station by Mr. David Usman, the Chief Security Officer of Living Faith Church, Durumi I branch.
Today's Headlines: Why The US Visa Ban Must Include Tinubu-Ogbonnia To Biden; Tinubu Returns To Nigeria
Why The US Visa Ban Must Include Tinubu: A Letter to President Biden By SKC Ogbonnia Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters It is with great pleasure that I welcome the decision of your administration to fulfil its promise to impose visa ban on Nigerian politicians whose actions or inactions led to various acts of terrorism, including money laundering, thuggery, assassinations, destruction of property, and street killings during the Nigerian elections of 2023.
Address Me As Mallam Namadi, Not His Excellency – Jigawa Gov
The newly inaugurated governor of Jigawa State, Mallam Umar Namadi, has said people should address him as Mallam Umar Namadi, not the usual “His/Your Excellency.” The governor stated this during his inauguration alongside his deputy, Aminu Usman, at Aminu Kano Triangle, Dutse, on Monday.
Court jails Man For stealing Church membership forms, handkerchiefs, Bibles, bottle water
A 30-year-old painter named Zakaraya Usman was handed a two-month prison sentence by a Grade I Area Court in Kabusa, Abuja for stealing church membership forms, handkerchiefs, bibles, bottle water and more. During the court session, Mr. O. S. Osho, the Prosecution Counsel, revealed that the incident was reported to the Durumi Police Station by Mr. David Usman, the Chief Security Officer of Living Faith Church, Durumi I branch.
Today’s Headlines: Two Napoli stars Chelsea wants to sign revealed, Osimhen misses training ahead Inter clash
Two Napoli stars Chelsea want to sign revealed. News Credit: Daily Post Nigeria. Chelsea have reportedly made an inquiry about signing two Napoli stars Khvicha Kvaratskhelia and Stanislav Lobotka this summer. According to II Matino, Chelsea are looking to bring in Kvartskhelia and Lobotka to Stamford Bridge as they look to strengthen their squad.