October 5, 2022

Iranian President refuses interview with CNN’s Amanpour after her refusal to use Hijab
Iran Revolutionary Guards seeks clampdown on fake news after protests over woman’s death
At UN Assembly new British PM, Liz Truss, slams Russia’s President Putin
EU prepares fresh sanctions against Russia, pledges more military support to Ukraine
Congo DR president tackles Rwanda for backing rebels
PDP cannot do without me in Rivers State —Gov Wike
Disregard for zoning root cause of PDP crisis —Wike
APC, PDP agenda harmful to Nigeria’s progress —LP Leader, Osuntokun
JUST IN… Ayu: I’m not afraid of being suspended from PDP, I have options —Wike
Ayu: PDP showing Nigerians that it cannot be trusted ahead of 2023 elections —Wike
CBN threatens to deduct money from loan debtors’ accounts
Oil theft killing economy, as 265 illegal refineries uncovered in SPDC corridor
AfDB’s Akinwumi Adesina says Nigeria needs help
NGX: Investors lose N124.9bn to sell-off in BUA Cement, Guinness
Ibukun Awosika, nine others get new positions at cryptocurrency firm, Binance
INVESTIGATION: How Kano SUBEB awarded contracts to inactive contractors, non-existent schools
SPECIAL REPORT: Hike in gas price forces more Nigerians to use coal, sawdust, as smoke kills 93,300 yearly
INVESTIGATION: How roadside foods endanger consumers’ life with trans fat in northern Nigeria
INVESTIGATION: Untold story of Ondo oil producing communities battling poor health system
FEATURE: Ogun residents, waste collectors trade blames, as refuse litter environment
FACT-CHECK: Is Angolan currency stronger than naira, dollar as claimed by a Twitter user?
FACT-CHECK: Is this viral image from wedding of footballer, Sadio Mane?
FACT-CHECK: Omokri compares Nigeria’s ranking on terrorism under Jonathan and Buhari. How correct is he?
FACT-CHECK: Did Court of Appeal affirm Segun Showunmi as PDP guber candidate in Ogun?
FACT-CHECK: Did Tinubu promise to extend sharia rule to Southern Nigeria?
Full house in Super Eagles camp ahead Algeria friendly
More players expected in Super Eagles camp as training begins ahead Algeria friendly
Amusan’s 100mH record ratified by World Athletics
S’Africa to bid for FIFA Women’s World Cup hosting rights
SportsBusiness: Barcelona report £86m profit for last fiscal year
Amazon, Microsoft, Google under probe for alleged anticompetitive behaviour
Nigerian fintech startup, Bamboo, expands operations into Ghana. 2 other stories and a trivia
YouTube rolls out 45% ad incentive to win TikTok market. 2 other stories and a trivia
Nigerian health-tech startup, Remedial Health, secures $4.4M seed funding. 2 other stories and a trivia
Fintech start-up, erad, secures $2.4m in pre-seed round. 2 other stories and a trivia
Naira remains stable at official, parallel markets
Naira reverses gain, weakens at official market
Naira gains marginally as CBN goes after vendors of new notes
Naira starts new week on a low, as FX supply drops further
Naira falls to N707/$1 at black market, as forex scarcity persists
These top 10 stories across the nation’s newspapers might interest you.
1. 2023: Speculations as Obasanjo, Wike, Obi, Fayose, others meet in London
Nigeria’s political scene was taken aback on Thursday as some political heavy-weights took part in a meeting in far away London, United Kingdom. Read more
2. APC dismisses reports on planned removal of chairman in Adamawa
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed reports on purported plans to remove its chairman in Adamawa State, Alhaji Ibrahim Bilal, from office. Read more
3. STRIKE: ASUU urges parents to pressure Nigerian govt, opposes
proposed N10,000 per session levy

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities has urged the National Parent-Teacher Association of Nigeria (NATPAN) to put pressure on the Federal Government into fulfilling the terms of agreements signed with the union as its industrial action continued to cripple the nation’s tertiary education sector. Read more
4. Court nullifies Ebonyi local council election
Justice Rilman Fatun of the Federal High Court, Abakaliki, on Thursday, nullified the Ebonyi State local council election. Read more
5. ADC presidential candidate, Kachikwu, proffers solution to end terrorism, insurgency
Dumebi Kachikwu, presidential candidate for the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Wednesday, urged the Federal Government to increase military recruitment as part of efforts to combat insecurity in Nigeria. Read more
Read also: Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Thursday August 25th 2022
6. NGX: Mutual Benefit, FBN Holdings top trades as investors gain N532.1bn
The Nigerian capital market continued its bullish run with a 2.02 percent rise in equity capitalization at the close of trading on Thursday. Read more
7. Nigerian govt dismisses reports on rejection of Naira by foreign airlines
The Federal Government has dismissed reports on the rejection of Naira for flight tickets by international airlines operating in the country. Read more
8. Fire razes shops in Lagos market
Fire on Thursday evening razed several shops at Owode Onirin market in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Read more
9. Abducted Enugu law students regain freedom after 8 days
The abducted students of Nigerian Law School in Agbani, Enugu State Campus, have regained their freedom. Read more
10. Chelsea to face AC Milan as Real Madrid battle Leipzig in UCL group stage
Defending champions Real Madrid have been drawn againt RB Leipzig in the group stages of the 2022-23 UEFA Champions League. Read more
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