Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 16th April

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today


I did not propose 2011 Rules for 9th Assembly inauguration – Enang 

Sen. Ita Enang, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters(Senate) has said that he did not propose the use of the 2011 Standing Rule for the inauguration of 9th National Assembly.


Buhari Silent as CCT Decides Onnoghen’s Fate on Thursday

President Muhammadu Buhari has kept mum over the reported notice of retirement sent to him by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, whose fate over alleged false asset declaration trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) would be decided on Thursday by the three-man panel headed by Mr Danladi Umar.

The Sun

Buhari’s fight against corruption not yielding results -Kwande

Daily Times

Senate Presidency: Lawal did not meet with PDP govs, says Campaign team 

A team campaigning for the actualisation of Senator Ahmed Lawan’s Senate Presidency ambition has denied the allegation that the Yobe politician met with governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) towards building support base ahead of June inauguration of the 9th Senate.

Daily Trust

APC raises alarm over alleged plans to set INEC office on fire

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Sokoto State, Monday, raised the alarm over alleged plans by some persons to set the Sokoto State headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commissions(INEC) ablaze.

The Nation

Atiku is a Nigerian, says Yakasai