Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today; 29th July

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Army to move troops, heavy military weapons in S-South

The Nigerian Army said last night that its training exercise for the Niger Delta code named “EXERCISE CROCODILE SMILE” in 82 Division and part of 2 Division areas of responsibility traversing the South-South geo-political region will commence this weekend.


I didn’t receive N3tn allocation as governor – Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Thursday that he did not receive over N3tn allocation as governor of Rivers State.


NDDC Board Appointments: Delta APC Leaders Commend Buhari

Delta State All Progressives Congress (APC) leader and 2015 governorship candidate, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, chieftains of the party, Chief Frank Ovie Kokori, and Barr. Justine Rewane have commended President Muhammadu Buhari for nominating two Deltans for appointments into the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

The Sun

Suspected cultists kill father and son in Benue

There was palpable fear around the David Mark by-pass area of Makurdi, the Benue State capital yesterday after some suspected cultists invaded the area and killed a father and his son.

Daily Times

Elder Statesmen Rates Buhari High On Fight Against Corruption, Insecurity

Some elder statesmen in the northern part of the country under the auspices of the Consultative Assembly of the Concerned Northern Patriots (CACNP) have commended President Buhari on his anti-corruption fight and his quest to combat the spate of insecurity in the countr


‘Kaduna generates N1.65bn IGR for June’

The Kaduna State Government (KDSG) generated about N1.65 billion as internally generated revenue (IGR) last month (June).

Daily Trust

Chairmanship: North-east PDP group endorses Dokpesi

A group, Concerned North-east Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Youth Forum, has‎ declared its support for Chief Raymond Dokpesi to become the party’s next national chairman.


FCT Minister Urges FG To Raise Tax On Fast Foods

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammed Bello, has called on the Federal Government to increase the tax of fast food industries by 2 to 3 per cent.

The Nation

Buhari names Salako, Ihekweazu, three others heads of agencies

The appointments, according to a statement issued on Friday by Director (Press) in the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Bolaji Adebiyi, disclosed that Professor Babatunde Lawal Salako is now Head of Nigerian Institute for Medical Research.

Daily Independent

Buhari Congratulates Father Mbaka On 21st Anniversary Of Priestly Ordination

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Rev. Father Ejike Mbaka, Director of Adoration Ministry, on the 21st anniversary of his ordination to priesthood in the Catholic Church, slated for Friday.





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