These are our newspaper headlines for today, 13th, October
A young chap has killed his step-mother with a knife in Agyaragu area of Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State. An eyewitness said the teenager cut her throat with a kitchen knife on Saturday morning. According to Daily Trust, children of the deceased have armed themselves and are in search of their half brother to avenge the death of their mother.
When Fulani Herdsmen stormed Ariri community, in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State at 11.30 pm. At first, everyone in the community believed it was the Task Force on duty. Following several gunshots, residents found out they had suspected herdsmen to contend with. The gunmen were said to have marched to the home of the Aghos, slaughtering its breadwinner, Samuel Agho, who tied to prevent the assailants from raping one of his daughters.
Emmanuel Igwe, Paul Owne (Alleged Mastermind), Mercy Paul a.k.a Maimuna and Ebere Ogbodo have been paraded by the Police Command in Kano state for kidnapping and trafficking children. On Friday, the nine children who rescued by the police have reunited with respective families. According to reports, the kids between the ages of 2 and 10, were allegedly kidnapped and sold off to Anambra state for trafficking.
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouk has been in the news lately — Over a rumoured wedding to President Muhammadu Buhari as a second wife. Before now, many may not have known who the woman, Sadiya Farouk is.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity Garba Shehu says he hasn’t received any invitation card on the rumoured wedding between President Muhammadu Buhari and the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq. Shehu, who spoke via text with Daily Trust said that “I haven’t received a wedding invitation up till this moment.” Meanwhile, the Nigerian social media sphere has been abuzz with speculations that President Buhari would take Hajiya Farouq, as a second wife.
According to the police boss, only the IMN members have been proscribed as a terrorist group and not the Shiite group. According to the police boss, only the IMN members have been proscribed as a terrorist group and not the Shiite group.
According to Chinyere Onyemekara, the country director of Pillars of Hope African Initiative (POHAI), the financier of the TV series,
Following the Appeal court judgement which ordered a fresh election in Kogi west senatorial district, Senator Dino Melaye, has boasted that he would complete a hat-trick against his main opponent, Smart Adeyemi. Speaking via his Instagram page, he said Smart Adeyemi is his political opponent whom he had defeated on two previous occasions.
Popular social media minister, Reno Omokri has taken to his social media page to ‘shake some conventional table’ as he posits that money can buy happiness. He expressed that only foolish folks think money cannot buy happiness. According to him, money can make things happen. However, the social media minister pointed out that money cannot buy joy as it is the fruit of the spirit.
Shehu Sani, a former lawmaker that represented Kaduna Central in the 8th National Assembly has taken a dig at President Muhammadu Buhari over his proposed budget on education. In the 2020 appropriation bill submitted to the National Assembly by the President, he proposed a capital expenditure of N48 billion for the Ministry of Education. Reacting, Shehu Sani via his Twitter handle on Thursday, said the budget in education will only find ‘edu’ and leave out ‘cation’.
Those were our newspaper headlines for today, 13th, October