Nigerian Newspapers: 10 issues it is advisable to know this Saturday morning

Good morning! Right here is right now’s abstract from Nigerian Newspapers

1. The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has been suspended by the State Government Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

This was confirmed in a press release signed by eight members of the manager committee on Friday. They’re: Senator Tony Adeniyi, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Senator Dayo Adeyeye, Congressman Bimbo Daramola, Hon Robinson Ajiboye, Hon Oye Ojo, Hon (Dr) Adewale Omirin and Hon Femi Adeleye.

2. The Nationwide Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied the “suspension” of the Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi.

Reacting, the social gathering in a press release by Yekini Nabena, Deputy Nationwide Publicity Secretary APC, stated the actions are a nullity because the Get together’s Nationwide Secretariat is but to obtain communication from the state chapter on the purported “suspensions”.

3. Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has reacted to his suspension by a faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ekiti State.

The Governor, by way of his Chief Press Secretary, described the suspension as a joke taken too far.

4. The Nigerian army has misplaced one senior army officer (reportedly a Colonel) and two troopers.

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Brigadier Basic Benard Onyeuko, Performing Director, Defence Media Operations, in a press release made on Friday, recalled that on Thursday, troops on clearance operation in opposition to criminals throughout the North-West zone obtained info on bandits’ assault in Unguwar Doka village, Faskari LGA of Katsina State.

5. Members of the Boko Haram terrorists’ group on Friday attacked a convoy of the Borno state authorities officers alongside Monguno, Baga highway, killing 12 policemen, 13 civilians and 5 troopers.

The incident occurred round 2pm whereas the convoy was heading to Baga city forward of the federal government’s plan to return internally displaced individuals (IDPs) from Maiduguri to Baga.

6. The Nigeria Governors’ Discussion board (NGF) has suggested organised labour in opposition to embarking on industrial motion.

In a communiqué issued by the NGF Vice-Chairman and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on Friday, the governors defined that any plan to down instruments, will worsen the already deteriorating financial scenario led to by the COVID-19 pandemic.

7. The Federal Authorities has warned civil servants from Grade Stage 12 and above to not be a part of the economic motion declared by labour unions.

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A round issued by Head the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, has suggested civil servants to be at work from Monday.

8. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has assured Nigerians of a greater nation.

Obasanjo stated he may see a brand new imaginative and prescient and noticed Nigerians having a brand new understanding of the nation.

9. Justice Olasumbo Goodluck of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Excessive Courtroom, Abuja, on Friday, convicted and sentenced two males, Mahmud A. Mohammed and Ikechukwu Nkwocha-Philip to 10 years in jail every with out an possibility of high quality for fraud.

The three convicts have been arraigned alongside Globtec Sources Restricted (third defendant) by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC), on a four-count cost, bordering on conspiracy and acquiring by false pretence to the tune of $1,000,000.00 (One Million US {Dollars}).

10. The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, met with President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Talking with State Home correspondents after the assembly, he declared that it could be “immoral” for him to return to the All Progressives Congress (APC)

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