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Nigerian Newspaper Review for August 20: EFCC Gets More Facts on Oyo-Ita N3billion ‘Fraud’

The main headlines of mainstream Nigerian newspapers of Tuesday, August 20, are focused on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s investigation on Winifred Oyo-Ita, Babatunde Fowler’s response to presidency’s query, Irish firm’s readiness to seize Nigeria’s N2.9tr assets among others. The Nations reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has received more […]


FG, Fayose, Ohanaeze Condemn Attack on Ekweremadu by IPOB Members in Germany

The federal government has condemned the attack on the former deputy president of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Germany. Legit.ng reports that the chairman of the Nigerians in diaspora commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, in a tweet on Saturday, August 17, described the attack as barbaric and […]


Nnamdi Kanu Commends IPOB, Says Attack on Ekweremadu a ‘Polite Warning’

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB) Sunday commended members of the secessionist group for assaulting a Nigerian Senator Ike Ekweremadu. “The courageous act by IPOB at Nürnberg Germany is a polite warning to those engaged in selling our collective interest to Fulani caliphate,” Kanu tweeted on Sunday. Ekweremadu Saturday was physically assaulted by […]


OAP Quits Radio Station After Impregnating Three of His Colleagues

A Nigerian On-Air Personality (OAP) is currently trending on social media for putting three colleagues in the family way. According to Twitter user, Barango who broke the news, the man in question quit his job for another station afterwards. The said man is reportedly married with three children Twitter user @BigDaddyonair, left many people shocked […]

agricultural evolution news

AfDB Partners Chinese Investors to Support Nigeria’s Agric Sector With $25B

In line with its rollout of the Special Agro-industrial Processing Zones (SAPZs) initiative across the country, the African Development Bank (AfDB) is set to support Nigeria’s agricultural sector with $25B. The AfDB SAPZs initiative is designed to concentrate agro-processing activities within areas of high agricultural potential in order to increase productivity and competitiveness. This initiative […]