Good morn! Hither is nowadays’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers:
1. As the country marked its 61st independence anniversary on Fri, some protesters, with placards bearing ‘Buhari Must Go’, trooped to the streets of Abuja, the Federal Working capital Territory, to demo their grievances over the province of the country. Also, in some parts of the Due south-East, the sit-at-home tell by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra witnessed considerable compliance as residents stayed indoors.
2. There has been tension in Munya Local Regime Area of Niger Province, as villagers around Sarkin Pawa Ward vacated their homes next the invasion of 3 villages by bandits where no fewer than 30 persons were reportedly killed piece 7 women were kidnapped. The Secretarial assistant to the Province Regime, Ahmed Ibrahim Matane confirmed the onslaught on the 3 villages.
3. Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi, former Emir of Kano, has said zoning may leave of absence Nigeria with 2 “useless presidential candidates” in 2023. Speaking during an interview, Sanusi said he has ever been opposed to the thought of rotational presidency.
4.PDP yesterday, said the admission by President Muhammadu Buhari in his Independence Anniversary speech that Nigerians have faced difficulties that are similar to the state of affairs of the civil state of war under his administration vindicates its stand up that his regime is incompetent, confused and the worst in the history of our country. The PDP National Publicity Secretarial assistant, Kola Ologbondiyan spoke on Fri.
5. The Governor of Kano Province, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has charged his counterparts to avoid unnecessary tussles. Speaking at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano, during the occasion to commemorate independence, Ganduje called on the Nigeria’s Governors Forum ( NGF) to avoid unnecessary tussles and work together to serve the purpose why they were elected.
6. President Muhammadu Buhari has said since the homecoming to democracy in Nigeria in 1999, no regime can shell the efforts of his administration in terms of putting Nigeria dorsum on rails. In his Independence Daytime broadcast yesterday, Buhari said it was unlucky that critics misdiagnose the progress of his administration as stagnation.
7. The Nigerian Air Forcefulness has said it is still searching for its Alpha fighter jet, marked NAF 475, which went lost in relation to 6 months agone. The aircraft was reported lost after losing radar contact with the air strength base of operations in Maiduguri, the Borno Province Working capital on March 31, 2021. The Master of Air Staff, Air Marshal Isiaka Amao, at a virtual interaction with select editors yesterday, added that the Air Forcefulness was working with its foreign partners to locate the aircraft.
8. The Federal Route Security Corps (FRSC), Federal Working capital Territory (FCT) Sector Command, says route accidents claimed 137 lives in the past times nine months. The sector commander, Mr Samuel Ochi, told newsmen on Fri in Abuja that 738 accidents occurred in the FCT from Jan to September.
9. The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Youth wing, has called on the leadership of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, to redeem itself from the reports of the attacks in the Igboland by disbanding the Eastern Security Network, ESN, an armed grouping of the IPOB. The acting National Leader of the Ohanaeze Youth wing, Jones Onwuasonya, spoke in Owerri on Fri.
10. The Nigerian Ambassador to the Province of Qatar, Amb. Yakubu Ahmed, has said that Nigeria is the pride of the dark race. The envoy made this known in a statement by the Nigerian Diplomatic mission in Doha, Qatar and made available to journalists in Abuja on Fri.
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