Nigerian Newspapers Today Tuesday 11th May 2021
Top Nigerian Newspapers Today Tuesday and Breaking news Tuesday 11th May 2021 . This is current news and headlines on Nigerian Newspapers Today that is happening right now
Eid-el-Fitr: Police deploys 2161 personnel, FRSC 766 regular, 689 special marshals in Plateau
From Gyang Bere, Jos Plateau State Police Command has redeployed 2,161 personnel to detect crime and ensure free flow of traffic during the Eid-El-Fitr celebration in the state. Police Public Relations Officer ASP Gabriel Ubah in a statement in Jos on Monday said the state is determined to have a free celebration. He said the guidelines […] .
Ed el-fitr: Edo Police deploy 3,410 personnel
From Tony Osauzo, Benin The Edo State Police Command announced yesterday that it has deployed 3,410 personnel to mosques and recreation venues across the state to provide security during the Ed el-fitr celebration. A statement signed by the Command spokemand, SP Kontongs Bello said “Edo State Police Command wishes to felicitate with all our Muslim ummah […] .
Insecurity: NAWOJ organises prayer session against kidnappings, rape and abduction of students
From Paul Orude, Bauchi Worried by the deteriorating security situation in the country, the Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) Bauchi State chapter has organised a one day prayer for divine intervention. Members of NAWOJ converged on the NUJ Secretariat Bauchi in red attire on Tuesday morning for the prayer, carrying placards that read “The […] .
AAU ASUU, NASU members protest non payment of their salaries
From Tony Osauzo, Benin Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) of the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, yesterday, protested non payment of their accumulated salaries amidst deployment of tight security made up of policemen and vigilantes to maintain peace at the University. The ASUU and NASU members […] .
Intersociety says 1,470 Christians killed, 2,200 abducted in four months
From Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha A human rights organisation, International Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law (Intersociety) has said that 1,470 Christians have been killed while 2,200 others were abducted by suspected Boko Haram, bandits and herdsmen in Nigeria. The groups alleged that Nigeria has devastatingly remained the ‘most Christian killed country’ and […] .
JUST IN: Man City win Premier League after Man Utd defeat
Manchester City have won a third Premier League title in four years after closest challengers Manchester United were beaten by Leicester City. Pep Guardiola’s side are now 10 points ahead of second-placed United, who have just three games remaining, reports the BBC. It is the seventh time City have finished top of the English […]
Southern govs: Herders’ incursion, others, threat to national unity
*Ban open grazing in region *Urge President Buhari to address nation Dominic Adewole, Asaba The 17 governors of the Southern states of Nigeria have unanimously condermed the rising spate of insecurity across the country and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the nation over the issue. The governors include, the host, Sen Dr Ifeanyi Okowa […]
Insecurity: Buhari orders ‘discreet’ military operations in South-east, South-south
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new security measures specifically for the South East and South South geo-political zones of the country. This is even as a decision has been taken not to publicised measures to be deployed to tackle insecurity in the country henceforth for a more effective result. The Council has agreed that the […]
State of Nation: Buhari should have resigned long ago – Adebanjo
The Acting National Leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Ayo Adebanjo has stated that with the series of challenges confronting the country, President Muhammadu Buhari ought to have resigned long ago. According to Adebanjo, Buhari is no longer presiding over anything in Nigeria as he insisted that law and order has broken down. […]
Abia takes further security measures, expands curfew coverage area
Concerned about the growing insecurity, especially attacks on security agents and facilities, Abia State government Tuesday expanded the areas covered by the subsisting curfew. Secretary to the State government, SSG, Bar Chris Ezem, announced Tuesday that the subsisting curfew imposed by Abia State government between the hours of 8pm-6am in Aba, Umuahia, Ohafia and Arochukwu, […]