These top 10 stories across newspapers across the country might interest you.
1. Governor Wike goes after Amaechi and files a complaint against the former minister
The Rivers State government, led by Nyesome Wike, has filed criminal charges against former Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi. Read more
2. Primary APC, running mate possibly top of agenda as Tinubu and Yahaya Bello meet in Abuja
All Progressives Congress presidential candidate Bola Tinubu and Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello are currently locked in a closed-door meeting in Abuja. Read more
3. Umahi snatches a senatorial ticket from his brother, after losing his presidential candidacy
Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi won the postponed All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial primary election for Ebonyi South after losing the party’s presidential ticket to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Read more
4. Governor Abiodun visits Tinubu and pledges support for 2023 elections
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun visited All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Bola Tinubu in Abuja on Friday and vowed to work for the party’s success in the 2023 elections . Read more
5. INEC releases more machines for voter registration
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released more machines to facilitate the ongoing voter registration exercise. Read more
Also Read: Top 10 Stories From All Nigerian Newspapers, Friday 11th June 2022
6. NGX: Investors Pocket N16.51 Billion Despite MRS, Oando Losses
The Nigerian stock market rebounded slightly on Friday, appreciating 0.05% to close trade with 28.68 trillion naira. Read more
7. African airline passenger traffic increases by 116.2% —IATA
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday that African airlines recorded a 116.2% increase in passenger traffic in April 2022 compared to the same period in March 2021. Read more
8. The court sentences to death by hanging the assassins of Chief Afenifere, the daughter of Fasoranti
A High Court in Ondo State has sentenced to death by hanging three of the four alleged killers of the 58-year-old daughter of the national leader of the Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Ms Funke Olakunrin. Read more
9. EFCC says couple wanted for alleged N2 billion fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday declared a couple, Miebi Baraza Onyinmiebi and Beatrice Bribena, wanted for alleged fraud of N2 billion. Read more
10. Mauritius 2022: Amusan leads women’s 4x100m relay team to win gold, men’s team fall
The Nigerian team clinched yet another gold medal on Friday at the African Athletics Championships in Mauritius as sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan led the women’s 4x100m relay quartet to victory. Read more
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