Nigerian Newspapers Today Sunday 5th December 2021
Top Nigerian Newspapers Today Sunday and Breaking news Sunday 5th December 2021 . This is current news and headlines on Nigerian Newspapers Today that is happening right now
United Airlines to train female Nigerian pilots
By Louis Ibah American carrier, United Airlines is to train young Nigerian female pilots as part of its contribution to efforts to boost women in aviation in Africa, its Senior Vice President International Network Planning and Alliances, Patrick Quayle has said. Speaking at an event to mark the airline’s Washington – Lagos inaugural flight in Ikeja […] .
Niger SSG mourns former COAS Wushishi
(NAN) The Secretary to the Niger Government, Alhaji Ahmed Matane, has described the late former Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Muhammed Inuwa Wushishi, as a committed officer and an elder statesman who served Nigeria passionately. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Wushishi succumbed at a London hospital while battling a protracted ailment. He […] .
Badagry expressway gets N15 billion NNPC tax credit boost
(NAN) The Agbara-Seme border section of the Lagos-Badagry expressway project will receive N15 billion of NNPC tax credit fund, Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Olukayode Popoola, has said. Popoola told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Sunday that the intervention funding would fast track the ongoing reconstruction of the road. NAN […] .
Squash players are as good as their coaches – Coach
(NAN) Wasiu Sanni, Head Coach of Lagos State Squash Association, said on Sunday that coaches that are passionate about the sport are the ones that can identify talented players. The former national squash champion told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that a player is as good as his or her coach. “Well-motivated […] .
ACF loses founding member General Wushishi
From Noah Ebije, Kaduna The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has lost one of its founding members, General Inuwa Wushishi (retd). According to a statement by the ACF Spokesman, Emmanuel Yawe, retired General Wushishi died Saturday night following a protracted illness. Related: Ex-Army Chief Gen Wushishi dead at 81 “We woke up this morning in the ACF […] .
Ibadan NBA Law Week: Makinde hosts Akeredolu, Abiodun, Jega, Akpata, ors to find solutions to Nigeria’s challenges
Sola Adeyemo, Ibadan Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State will on Tuesday play host to many eminent personalities in the country in an effort to find solutions to the myriad of problems plaguing the socio-economic wellbeing of the country, particularly insecurity. Among them are his counterparts from Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), Prince […]
Indonesia Semeru volcanic eruption kills 13
Ten people trapped after Indonesia’s Semeru volcano erupted have been evacuated to safety, the country’s disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) said on Sunday, as the death toll from the disaster climbed to at least 13 and with dozens injured. Semeru, the tallest mountain on Java island, threw up towers of ash and hot clouds on […]
Biden, Putin set to talk about Ukraine in video call Tuesday
U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a video call on Tuesday, with the two leaders set to discuss the tense situation in Ukraine. “Biden will underscore U.S. concerns with Russian military activities on the border with Ukraine and reaffirm the United States’ support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity […]
Pakistan receives $3bn loan from S’Arabia
Pakistan on Saturday received a $3 billion loan from Saudi Arabia, the prime minister’s finance adviser said, as part of an economic support package. The South Asian country has faced growing economic challenges, with high inflation, sliding forex reserves, a widening current account deficit and a depreciating currency, reports Reuters. Pakistan’s total liquid foreign […]
Bundesliga: Lewandowski nets double as Bayern down Dortmund
Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Bayern Munich opened up a four-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga with a 3-2 win at second-placed Borussia Dortmund on Saturday. Julian Brandt and Erling Haaland scored Dortmund’s goals at Signal Iduna Park, but Lewandowski netted and converted the winning penalty, either side of a Kingsley Coman […]