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Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 2020

Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 2020

Good day, and welcome to the Concise News roundup of the top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today Thursday, January 23rd, 2020.

Amotekun: Tinubu Statement Offensive – Afenifere Leader

Amotekun: Tinubu Statement Offensive – Afenifere Leader

Bola Tinubu's comment on the Operation Amotekun for the South-West region is offensive, an Afenifere leader Femi Okurounmu has claimed. 

US Travel Ban: We Won’t React To ‘Speculations’ – Presidency

US Travel Ban: We Won’t React To ‘Speculations’ – Presidency

The Presidency has said it will not react to what it described as "speculations" about the US plan to place a travel ban on Nigeria, Concise News reports. 

Amotekun Is Illegal, Will Distort South-West – Varsity Lecturer

Amotekun Is Illegal, Will Distort South-West – Varsity Lecturer

Operation Amotekun is illegal and will distort the South-West, a former Senior Lecturer at the Bayero University in Kano, Suni Sufi, has said. 

Diezani: EFCC’s Magu Explains Why Ex-Minister Hasn’t Been Repatriated

Diezani: EFCC’s Magu Explains Why Ex-Minister Hasn’t Been Repatriated

Acting EFCC chairman Ibrahim Magu has alleged that some foreign countries are sabotaging the commission’s efforts at repatriating embattled former petroleum minister Diezani Allison-Madueke.

Confusion As Ex-AGF Adoke’s Arraignment Stalls

Confusion As Ex-AGF Adoke’s Arraignment Stalls

The arraignment of former Attorney-General and Minister of Justice Mohammed Adoke was on Wednesday stalled in an FCT High Court, Gwagwalada, following confusion caused by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Amotekun: Tinubu Finally Breaks Silence On South West Security Outfit

Amotekun: Tinubu Finally Breaks Silence On South West Security Outfit

National leader of the APC, Bola Tinubu, has backed the creation of Amotekun, the regional security outfit established by governors of the South-West.

APC Reacts To Defection Of PDP Lawmakers In Imo

APC Reacts To Defection Of PDP Lawmakers In Imo

The ruling All Progressives Congress has mocked the opposition PDP over the defection of four of its members in the Imo State House of Assembly.

Terrorism: US To Place Nigeria, Others On Visa Restriction

Terrorism: US To Place Nigeria, Others On Visa Restriction

The United States is set to add Nigeria, Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Sudan and Tanzania to a new list of countries on America’s visa restriction, according to the Wall Street Journal.

PDP Chairman Defects To Ruling APC

PDP Chairman Defects To Ruling APC

The Kano State Chairman of the PDP, Rabiu Sulaiman Bichi, has resigned from his position and defected to the ruling APC.Concise News reports.

Boko Haram Insurgents Must Pay For Killing Adamawa CAN Chairman – Buhari

Boko Haram Insurgents Must Pay For Killing Adamawa CAN Chairman – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that Boko Haram insurgents will pay 'a heavy price' for the execution Reverend Lawan Andimi.

Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 2020

Nigerian Newspapers: Top 10 Headlines Today Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 2020

Good day, and welcome to the Concise News roundup of the top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020.

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