Nigerian Newspapers: 10 issues you must know this Monday morning – Warritatafo


Good morning! Right here is right this moment’s abstract from Nigerian Newspapers:

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1. No fewer than 11 farmers had been killed by suspected members of the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) throughout an assault within the southern a part of the Borno State on Saturday. ISWAP fighters had stormed Sabon-Gari, a distant village in Damboa Native Authorities Space of the State on Saturday. The village is situated about 125 kilometres from Maiduguri, the State capital.

2. FIFA responded to the invasion of Ukraine on Sunday by telling Russia to play house matches at impartial venues and banning its nationwide flag and anthem from matches. The governing physique of world soccer stated Russian groups would play because the “Soccer Union of Russia”.

3. Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russian nuclear deterrent forces to be placed on excessive alert as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters the third day. This was coming on the path of main NATO powers “aggressive statements” on Sunday, threatening hard-hitting monetary sanctions towards Russia to power them out of Ukraine.

4. Operatives of the Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) on Sunday, intercepted at the very least, 649,300 capsules of Tramadol 225mg and €809,850 amongst consignments from Pakistan, Austria and Italy on the Murtala Muhammed Worldwide Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos.

5. About eight worshippers, together with a pastor, have been kidnapped by terrorists whereas attending a Church service at Salama Baptist Church in a village known as Gidigori in Rafi Native Authorities Space of Niger State, on Sunday.

6. One individual, merely recognized as Lekan, was reportedly killed as a rival cult group clashed in Osogbo, Osun State capital on Sunday. It was gathered {that a} group of 4 younger males had been driving a bike across the Oluode space of Osogbo when one other group instantly attacked them.

7. Rivers State governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has stated the remark by the previous Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that he would all the time clinch the ticket of the Peoples Democratic Get together, PDP, meant taking delegates of the occasion without any consideration. Wike additionally stated the result of the PDP presidential primaries would shock Nigerians.

8. The Federal Authorities says governments of Hungary and Romania have authorized visa free entry to all Nigerians coming from Ukraine and preparations for lodging and feeding earlier than evacuation is organized. The Ministry of Overseas Affairs disclosed this in a press release signed by its Everlasting Secretary, Mr Gabriel Aduda, on Sunday, in Abuja.

9. NDLEA has launched a manhunt for 2 of the drug kingpins that mobilized lethal assaults on operatives of the anti-drug company on Saturday in Lagos. Confirming the manhunt, Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi stated, “investigation is ongoing, whereas we’re on the path of two of the drug kingpins who mobilized the assault on our males on Saturday”.

10. The continued conflict between Russia and Ukraine might additional extend the over three-week shortage of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, in Nigeria, as bulk of the refined merchandise coming into the nation from the warring area and its adjoining areas are prone to face some delays.

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning


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