Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Saturday,20th April 2019.
The Executive Chairman Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) Mr. Debo Adeniran has described the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode achievements in the last four years as ‘unprecedented’ executing no fewer than 423 impactful projects each year since 2015. He spoke on Friday at an assessment workshop with the theme: Curbing Corruption In Nigeria’s Political Processes: Establishing A Grassroots Paradigm In Good Governance, Accountability And Transparency.
Garba Shehu, the senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari following the conviction of Walter Onnoghen, suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). He said that the war against corruption is all encompassing and not designed to persecute anyone for political or other reasons.
Former Governor Ogun State Otunba Gbenga Daniel has lamented over the present way Nigeria is been ruled, called it an archaic system which cannot bring about any meaningful development. He spoke as a special guest at the 2nd Annual Lecture of a media outfit, Freedom Online, held at the Alvan Ikoku Hall, Radisson Blu, Ikeja on Thursday.
Hafsat Aliyu, 50, and her son, Babangida Usman, have been arrested by men of the Niger State Police Command for allegedly beating her husband Ali Haruna to death. The incident took place on April 13, 2019, behind Shango Primary School in Chanchaga Local Government Area of the state.
Following the APC chairman Adams Oshiomhole’s word that the party will not share chairmanship of House of Representatives and Senate’ Committees with opposition parties in the 9th Assembly, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed to surprise the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the leadership of the 9th National Assembly. Africa News24 reports that the PDP Deputy National Publicity Diran Odeyemi said: “We wonder why Adams Oshiomhole will continue to display a clear lack of understanding of how the leadership of the federal parliament emerges.
Good morning Nigeria and welcome to Easter for the year 2019. Happy Easter to you, your friends and your family. Easter is celebrated by people practicing Christianity all over the world every third or fourth month of the year. March or April. Being the first day (Easter Friday) of Easter for the year 2019, many expect good wishes from their friends, family members, and loved ones, hence, a need to compile one.
In the birthday mood Nigerian singer and songwriter Simisola Ogunleye, popularly known by her stage name Simi, has decided to drop her new album “Omo Charlie Champagne”. According to Simi, while compiling this album she knew it is for her late Dad Engr. Charles Oladele Ogunleye, who died in 2014. Thanking all the people that made the album a success.
That’s the Nigerian Newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on Africa News 24 (AN24). See you again tomorrow