December 3, 2022

25 wedding guests perish as bus falls into ravine in India
Ukraine promises to send more grains to Africa
Gunmen shoot journalist dead in Philippines
Ethiopia changes visa rules for Nigerians
Ugandan president promotes son to five star General in army
2023: APC women leader slams OBIDients over alleged campaign of calumny
‘No one can stampede Tinubu to show medical fitness certificate’ —APC spokesman, Morka
Plateau Gov, Lalong, reshuffles cabinet, swears in seven new Commissioners
CONUA, breakaway ASUU faction, gives reasons for prolonged strike, offers solutions
Melaye raises concerns over alleged INEC REC nominees who are alleged APC members
Access Bank to acquire $300m worth Angolan firm, Finibanco
Otedola sells Geregu shares to raise funds, amid bid for new power plant
World Bank cut Nigeria’s growth forecast, predicts financial crises
Bitcoin on the rise, as McDonald’s, Swiss city start accepting BTC for payment
Nigeria’s finance minister laments effects of global economic distortions on banking sector
INVESTIGATION: How N70m road construction created more hardship for Sokoto residents
INVESTIGATION: Inside Kwara school where students are used as labour on teachers’ private farms
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
FACT-CHECK: Did soldiers in uniform join Obi-dient rally in Lagos?
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?
UCL: Barca risk elimination after Inter defeat; Liverpool, Napoli seal victories
Ogun govt gives Tobi Amusan N5m, house over sporting feats
Gusau rolls out plans for tenure as new NFF executives set for first meeting
Super Falcons set for friendly with world champions Japan
Osasuna end Real Madrid’s perfect start to season
Gourmey secures $48 million Series A funding round
Google to boost cloud capabilities in Africa. 1 other story and a trivia
Nigerian proptech startup, Spleet secures $2.6 million seed. 2 other stories and a trivia
South Africa’s Talk360 secures additional $3m seed funding. 2 other stories and a trivia
TechNigeria: A weekly digest of what went down in Nigeria’s tech space
Naira exchanges at N735 to a dollar
Demand pressure pushes naira to new low of N740 per dollar
Naira increases in value against Pounds, Euro, but falls against dollar
Naira falls at official market, increases in value at black market
Naira gains at official, black-market
These top 10 stories across the nation’s newspapers might interest you.
1. Buhari to present 2023 budget of N19.7tn to NASS on Friday
President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to present the 2023 budget worth N19.76 trillion before the National Assembly in Abuja, on Friday. Read more
2. Reps begin inquest into frequent grid collapses
The Committee on Power of the House of Representatives has been instructed to look into the causes of the nation’s recurrent grid failures. Read more
3. Osun tribunal adjourns hearing of Oyetola’s applications to October 13
The Osun State Election Petitions Tribunal on Tuesday fixed October 13 for the hearing of all preliminary motions in the petition filed by Governor Adegboyega Oyetola. Read more
4. ASUU’s existence under peril as Nigerian govt registers rival union
The Federal Government will on Tuesday, submit a certificate of registration to the Congress of Nigerian University Academics (CONUA), a breakaway group of the lecturers’ union, in light of unresolved issues with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Read more
5. Asari-Dokubo challenges Obi’s supporters to hold #Obidient rallies in South-East on Monday
Former Niger Delta militant and founder of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force (NDPVF) Mujaheed Asari-Dokubo, has challenged supporters of presidential flag bearer of the Labour Party for the 2023 election, Peter Obi, to hold their rallies in the South-East on a Monday, a day that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has set aside for a sit-at-home. Read more
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6. Nigeria sells N11.53trn crude oil in six months
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that Nigeria earned N11.53 trillion from the export of crude oil in the first half of 2022. Read more
7. More headache for Nigeria as China reduces lending
China, Nigeria’s biggest bilateral creditor, is reported to be scaling back lending in Africa amid its worsening growth woes. Read more
8. Community disagrees with Kaduna govt, says killed herdsmen were terrorists from Benin Republic
The Birnin-Gwari Emirate Progressive Union (BEPU), has faulted claims by the Kaduna State government over two herdsmen who were allegedly lynched by angry youths in a community in the Emirate on Sunday. Read more
9. Boko Haram bombs kill motorists travelers in Borno
The Executive Chairman of Chibok Local Government Area of Borno State, Umar Ibrahim, on Tuesday, confirmed the death of an unspecified number of motorists and travellers after their vehicles stepped on Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs), planted by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect, along the Maiduguri-Damboa-Chibok road. Read more
10. UCL: Barca risk elimination after Inter defeat; Liverpool, Napoli seal victories
Barcelona are on the edge of crashing out of the group stage of the Champions League as they fell to a 1-0 defeat to Inter Milan on Tuesday night. Read more
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