Good morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija Information roundup of prime newspaper headlines in Nigeria for at present, Monday, twenty fifth July 2022
The Presidency has reacted to a video of terrorists threatening to kidnap President Muhammadu Buhari and the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai.
Naija Information had earlier reported that the terrorists, who kidnapped over 60 passengers of the Abuja Kaduna practice on March 28, additionally threatened to destroy the nation, kill the remaining passengers of their custody and promote out the others.
The Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a press release launched on Sunday mentioned the safety companies should not relenting of their project.
The assertion titled ‘Newest Model of Terror Propaganda and Army Readiness’ learn partially, “Terrorist exercise utilizing propaganda and the usage of violence to pressure governments to just accept or undergo political calls for should not new all around the world.
“The nation’s safety and defence forces should not clueless or helpless. They’ve their plans and methods of doing issues which they won’t show within the media.”
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has taken a recent jibe on the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Naija Information stories that Atiku and Tinubu have not too long ago engaged in a disagreement following the previous Friday interview on Come up TV.
Atiku accused Tinubu of desirous to be his working mate in 2007, however he rejected it due to the Muslim-Muslim ticket.
However Tinubu countered, saying Atiku lobbied him to be his Vice-Presidential candidate in 2007, simply as he wished to be MKO Abiola’s working mate in 1993.
In one other assertion launched to journalists on Sunday by Atiku Abubakar’s Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, mentioned Tinubu’s reminiscence might not be what it was.
He puzzled that if Tinubu may overlook the identify of his political get together, why would he not additionally overlook what transpired in 2007 and 2015.
A First Republic Aviation Minister, Mbazulike Amechi, has claimed that the presidential candidate of the Labour Celebration, Peter Obi, possesses a clear document, which is why he has not been arrested or prosecuted by any anti-corruption company.
Chatting with journalists on the weekend, Amechi mocked former Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano for attempting to go away the nation hours after handing over.
The nonagenarian acknowledged that if Peter Obi loses the 2023 presidential election, he (Amaechi) would conclude that God has destined Nigeria to undergo.
The elder statesman warned that nothing dangerous should befall the presidential candidate of the Labour Celebration and his working mate Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed.
The Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has shared an image of himself as he recuperates after a profitable surgical procedure on his leg.
The image, shared on Sunday through his Twitter web page, additionally has his spouse, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo and a few hospital employees within the body.
The Vice President appreciated the hospital employees and all well-wishers for the ‘get-well’ messages he has been receiving.
Osinbajo used the chance to thank Nigerians and others who wished him a fast and speedy restoration.
Terrorists have threatened to kidnap and kill Nigeria’s primary citizen, President Muhammadu Buhari.
Naija Information stories that that is coming just a few weeks after the convoy of an advance crew of the president was attacked on its technique to Buhari’s hometown of Daura, Katsina, forward of Sallah.
In a brand new video seen by Naija Information, the terrorists threatened to abduct and kill Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State.
The terrorists, who kidnapped over 60 passengers of the Abuja Kaduna practice on March 28, additionally boasted that they might destroy the nation, kill the remaining passengers of their custody and promote out the others.
Within the video, a terrorist could possibly be heard threatening to show the realm into an abattoir except the Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities complied with their calls for.
The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, has warned that Nigeria would possibly break up within the subsequent two years.
The Odua Individuals’s Congress, OPC, chief Adams made this know whereas talking on the Okota celebration in his hometown of Arigidi-Akoko, in Ondo State’s Akoko North-West Native Authorities Space.
He acknowledged that going by the plethora of crises within the nation, Nigeria would possibly stop to exist.
Based on Gani Adams, restructuring was the one technique to save the nation from disintegration.
He mentioned the Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities had exhibited an absence of coordination regardless of the insecurity scenario, the financial downturn, and deteriorated establishments, amongst different issues.
The identify of the previous lawmaker representing Rivers south east senatorial district, Magnus Abe is lacking within the checklist of governorship candidates printed by the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC).
The checklist launched by the electoral physique at its workplace in Rivers State listed African Democratic Congress (ADC) candidate, Ibraye Tonte and Motion Alliance (AA), Somiari Victor because the youngest governorship candidates within the state.
Siminialayi Fubara was listed because the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Celebration, whereas Tonye Cole is contesting underneath the All Progressives Congress.
Fingesi Tamie is contesting underneath the Motion Democratic Celebration, with Cookey Sophia working on the platform of the Zenith Labour Celebration (ZLP).
African Motion Congress (AAC) has Dada Obele Joseph Ngechu as its governorship candidate, with Pronen Maurice listed because the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Celebration (SDP), the platform the place Abe had been imagined to emerge.
Different candidates embody Dumo Lulu-Briggs for Accord Celebration, Accord, Faye-Ofori Churchill of Allied Peoples Motion (APM), Nwanze Michael (Boot Celebration), Ex-Militant Chief, Sobomabo Jackrich (Nationwide Rescue Motion) and Motion Peoples Celebration (APP) Gborogbosi Gabriel.
Nigerian musician, Davido‘s father who presently serves because the Professional-Chancellor, Adeleke College, Dr Deji Adeleke has revealed what he’ll do to Osun state Governor-election, Ademola Adeleke if he determined to loot the state’s treasury in his administration.
Naija Information understands that the academician is the elder brother of Senator Ademola Adeleke who defeated the incumbent Governor of Osun, Gboyega Oyetola within the not too long ago performed gubernatorial election within the state.
Dr Deji whereas talking on the eighth undergraduate and 4th postgraduate convocation of the Adeleke College over the weekend mentioned the governor-elect has no purpose to fail the individuals who voted him into energy.
He mentioned Adeleke shouldn’t be answerable to any god-father, therefore shouldn’t be underneath any strain to loot the state’s purse to feed the political godfather.
The academician added that each one that’s wanted is for the Governor-elect to give attention to good governance, saying that he has counselled him (Ademola) and his crew that anybody whose curiosity is to steal state sources should not be allowed to make the cupboard.
An aggrieved former governorship aspirant underneath the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) in Osun State, Dotun Babayemi, has been warned by the get together to not search additional authorized motion towards the candidature of governor-elect, Ademola Adeleke.
Recall that the Court docket of Attraction sitting in Akure final week declared Adeleke because the legitimate candidate of the PDP.
Babayemi who contested in one other main of the get together in Osun State had challenged the first which produced Adeleke because the candidate of the PDP.
The Osun PDP Caretaker Chairman, Akindele Adekunle, in a press release launched regarding Babayemi’s motion mentioned “the first that produced Senator Adeleke fulfilled all extant rules and authorized necessities consistent with the electoral act amongst others.
The video exhibiting terrorists flogging victims of the Kaduna-Abuja practice assault has surfaced on-line.
In a brand new one-minute video, the terrorists are seen flogging a number of the victims kidnapped on the Kaduna-bound practice on March 28, 2022.
The terrorists additionally threatened to kidnap and kill President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State.
The gunmen within the video additionally boasted that they might destroy the nation, kill the remaining passengers of their custody and promote out the others.
One of many terrorists could possibly be heard threatening to show the realm into an abattoir except the Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities complied with their calls for.
The Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) has reacted to the directive of the United Nations (UN) to President Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities to launch its chief, Nnamdi Kanu.
IPOB in its response recommended the UN for calling for the unconditional launch of Kanu.
The group acknowledged that the opinion of the UN indicted the Nigerian and Kenyan governments for the kidnap of the IPOB chief.
IPOB within the assertion launched on Sunday expressed hope that the Nigerian Authorities would adjust to the directive of the UN and launch Kanu.
Recall that the United Nations Council’s Working Group on Arbitrary Detention on Saturday referred to as on the Buhari Authorities to launch Kanu unconditionally.