These 10 top stories from Nigerian newspapers will interest you.
1. EFCC reportedly grills ex-gov Igbinedion for alleged diversion of N1.6bnPublished 1 min ago on November 12, 2021By Ripples Nigeria
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) reportedly grilled a former governor of Edo State, Lucky Igbinedion, for alleged diversion of N1.6 billion on Thursday. Read more
2. IPOB orders arrest of persons enforcing sit-at-home in South-East
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Thursday ordered the arrest of anyone enforcing the weekly sit-at-home directive in any part of the South-East. Read more
3. Soludo, deputy to receive Certificate of Return Friday
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will on Friday present the Certificate of Return to the Anambra State governor-elect, Prof. Charles Soludo, and his deputy. Read more
4. Police arrests 14 people for their alleged roles in the invasion of Justice Odili’s home
The police on Thursday announced that 14 people had been arrested for their roles in the invasion of the Abuja home of a justice of the Supreme Court, Mary Odili recently. Read more
5. Malami says Nigerian govt considering various solutions to resolve Kanu, Ighoho cases
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, has revealed that the Federal Government is considering a variety of solutions in order to resolve the pending cases of Nnamdi Kanu and Sunday Igboho. Read more
6. FAO projects food import bill to reach record-high $1.75tr in 2021
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Thursday the global food trade is poised to hit a record high in both volume and value in 2021. Read more
7. Nigerian investors lose N82.5bn as banks top active trades
The bearish trading in the Nigerian capital market persisted on Thursday as investment takeout depleted the bourse by 0.3 percent at the close of the day’s business. Read more
8. ‘Investment in gas a top priority for Nigeria,’ Buhari assures investors
President Muhammadu Buhari told investors on Thursday that investment in gas remains a top priority for the country because of its huge benefits in terms of returns and utility. Read more
9. Police foils kidnap attempt on Kaduna-Abuja highway
Police operatives on Thursday foiled an attempt by bandits to kidnap travellers along the Kaduna-Abuja highway. Read more
10. Gerrard leaves Rangers, takes over at Aston Villa
Steven Gerrard has signed a three-and-a-half year managerial deal with Premier League club, Aston Villa. Read more
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