These are our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Wednesday, 10th July 2019:
Maybe It Is Not In My Destiny To Be The Governor – Mama Taraba
A Former Minister for Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Alhassan, on Tuesday, said she may not be destined to ever be governor of Taraba State. Alhassan, who was reacting to her loss at the last governorship election in Taraba state, said this during a visit to the Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku.
Policemen Who Collect Money For Bail Not Different From Kidnapper: Lagos CP
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Zubairu Muazu has described police officers who accept bail as not different from kidnappers who kidnap for ransom. Muazu stated this during the commissioning of a Statement Taking Room at the State Criminal Intelligence Investigation Department SCIID, Panti.
Senator Sani Denies Mocking Buhari For Reappointing Kyari, Mustapha
The senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Uba Sani, has distanced himself from reports that he criticised President Muhammadu Buhari over the reappointment of Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha. The lawmaker in a statement signed by Abubakar Rabiu Abubakar, his Legislative assistant on Tuesday, said such criticism was not “in his character”.
Dangote Is Rich Because Of Massive Support From FG – Fani-Kayode Replies El-Rufai
Former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode on, Tuesday reacted to comment credited to Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai that Aliko Dangote, the richest businessman in Nigeria, is a Northerner. According to the former minister, it is correct that Dangote, a Northerner is the richest businessman in the country and the continent, but only achieved that height because of the massive support he got from the federal government in the last 40 years.
Sex toy: ”I Won’t Sit Here And Allow This Committee Threaten Me With Suspension” – Senator Abbo
senator Elisha Abbo lashed at the Senate committee hearing his alleged case of assault on a shop attendant in a sex toy shop and asked them not to threaten him with suspension. The embattled senator who spoke while appearing before the panel which was headed Sen. Sam Egwu (PDP-Ebonyi) said since the case is already in court, then he would not make any comment.
‘You Are Nigerian President For Nothing’ — Oby Ezekwesili Blasts Buhari
Former minister of education, Oby Ezekwesili, in series of tweets has reacted to the recent challenges rocking Nigeria. Ezekwesili in her tweet questioned President Buhari’s competence in handling the state of affairs of the country.
Shiites Storm National Assembly; Shoot Security Operatives
Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly known as Shiites, on Tuesday, stormed the complex of the National Assembly, Abuja, to demand the immediate release of their leader, Elzakzaky. According to reports, the protesters vandalized properties within the premises; overpowered and shot two security operatives at the gate.
Atiku’s Witness Fails To Remember Date Of Presidential Election At Tribunal
These are our headlines for Wednesday, 10th July 2019.
I Caught My Wife Sending Nudes To Her Boyfriend — Man Stabbed By Wife Reveals
Aman, Sa’id Hussain, who was reportedly stabbed by his 21-year-old wife, Fatima Musa, has fully recuperated and revealed that she caught his wife while sending nudes to her boyfriend. Speaking shortly after he recovered, he further shared that it was the wife that tried stabbing him, contrary to reports that she stabbed him in self-defense after he pounced on her.
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