Comely morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija Recordsdata roundup of high newspapers headlines in Nigeria for as of late, Thursday, 25th November 2021
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra Utter has been reportedly positioned on a watchlist by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Naija Recordsdata experiences that the anti-graft agency made up our minds to position the governor below the watchful eyes of the Nigeria Immigration Provider (NIS) ahead of the expiration of his tenure.
In a letter to the Comptroller Standard of the provider dated November 15, 2021, the EFCC says it made up our minds to position Obiano on the watchlist in instruct to discontinuance him from traveling out of the country.
The anti-graft agency asked the Provider to mumble it anytime Obiano is traveling out of the country from any of the worldwide airports, as effectively as other facets of entry and exit.
Even though the EFCC has not formally most common any mark towards Obiano since he is restful enjoying immunity from prosecution as a sitting governor.
The federal authorities on Wednesday launched that the a lot-publicized Nationwide airliner, Air Nigeria will originate up operations in April 2022.
The replace was given by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika whereas addressing Utter Home correspondents on the quit of the weekly Federal Govt Council (FEC) assembly.
As earlier reported by Naija Recordsdata, as of late’s FEC assembly was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari , on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Talking on the Nationwide provider, Sirika defined that the authorities will easiest maintain a 5% stake in its operations, Nigerian business of us will withhold 46% whereas the final 49% may possibly be reserved for some strategic equity companions, collectively with international merchants which the Minister effectively-known are but to make certain.
Ac cording to Sirika, it is projected that the impending on board of the novel Nationwide Provider will win about 70,000 jobs for Nigerians.
Standard Ijaw leader, Edwin Clark, has alleged that the dilapidated Governor of Lagos Utter, Bola Tinubu, is terrified to motivate the restructuring of the country on account of his 2023 ambition.
At a press convention in Abuja on Wednesday, Clark acknowledged that restructuring of the country will douse the tensions and agitations which is sort of tearing the country apart.
He acknowledged that the APC national leader is shy to motivate restructuring in instruct to not jeopardize his prospects of fixing into the candidate of the ruling win collectively in the 2023 presidential election.
Clark acknowledged that Nigerians are ready to earn the implementation of the 2014 National Conference or the Nasir el-Rufai Committee on restructuring.
The Nigeria Immigration Provider (NIS) ) has been ordered to method the seized global passport of a dilapidated governor of Rivers Utter, Peter Odili within five days.
Naija Recordsdata experiences that Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal Excessive Court docket in Abuja gave the instruct in the listening to of a utility filed by the provider towards an October 18 judgement ordering the free up of Odili’s passport.
The NIS lawyer, Ibrahim Etsu, had told the court docket on Tuesday that his purchasers luxuriate in filed an utility hunting for an instruct staying the execution of the judgment pending the likelihood of their attraction.
After listening to Etsu, Justice Ekwo stated he would hear the utility on the location that the applicants first free up Odili’s passport and deposit it with the Deputy Chief Registrar of the court docket within five days.
The luxuriate in then adjourned till January 13 for the listening to of the utility.
The umbrella physique of the Yoruba nation motion, Ilana Omo Oodua Worldwide, has berated the Division of Utter Safety Services and products (DSS) for planning the extradition of the embattled Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, higher diagnosed as Sunday Igboho, to the country.
Naija Recordsdata experiences that the DSS had disclosed in a series of affidavits presented sooner than an Oyo Utter Excessive Court docket on Monday that it has filed extradition charges towards Sunday Igboho.
Pick that Igboho has been in detention following his arrest in Cotonou in the Benin Republic whereas attempting to waft to Germany.
The Yoruba Nation agitator was nabbed by the operatives of the Brigade Criminelle on July 19, 2021, in Cotonou, Benin Republic.
Talking with journalists in Ibadan on Wednesday , the series of the neighborhood, Ma xwell Adeleye acknowledged that the Nigerian authorities has not filed any extradition charges to bring Sunday Igboho support to the country.
He submitted that the claim by DSS was an strive to not pay the fine awarded by the court docket towards DSS for unlawful invasion of Igboho’s position in Ibadan.
An oil facility in Rivers Utter which reportedly belongs to the Nigeria Agip Oil Firm has been attacked by militants.
Naija Recordsdata understands that the fresh attack is coming just a few hours following the expiration of the 24-hour ultimatum the militants issued to the company to deal with their requires.
The militant neighborhood diagnosed as ‘Bayan-Males’ are stated to luxuriate in issued a directive that Agip can also restful deal at once with the 27 communities in the Obosi dwelling of Omoku, Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni Local Executive Plot of the suppose, per the Federal Executive resolution.
On the opposite hand, upon the expiration of its ultimatum, the militants reportedly attacked the flexibility on Wednesday.
The Governor of Kaduna Utter, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has warned the of us of the suppose towards casting their votes for some neighborhood of politicians in 2023.
Here is because the Governor blamed the challenges going thru the suppose on dilapidated Kaduna Central lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani, and ex-Kaduna North counterpart, Suleiman Hunkuyi.
He The stated if not for these two of us, Kaduna would luxuriate in made more appreciable progress.
El-Rufai furthermore warned the of us of Kaduna towards casting their votes for the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) so that the achievements and progress already recorded in the suppose obtained’t be eroded.
Whereas appreciating the recent nick of lawmakers in the suppose for their motivate in guaranteeing the completion of the extremely-novel Kawo bridge, the Governor st ated Kaduna of us can also restful have confidence him to form a competent successor in 2023.
The World Bank has entreated the Nigerian Executive to quit its gasoline subsidy regime throughout the following six months (April 2022).
Naija Recordsdata experiences the federal authorities has spent as a minimum $2.1 billion (about N864 billion at N410 per $) on gasoline subsidies in the first nine months of 2021.
It’s understood that the World Bank’s attraction is coming days after the Global Monetary Fund (IMF) had asked Nigeria to lower off oil and electricity subsidies by early 2022.
After its official talk over with to Nigeria, the IMF stated the removal of oil and electricity subsidies needs to be a high precedence for the country as phase of the monetary system.
A fable launched by the World Bank on Tuesday stated that the removal of the gasoline subsidy would profit the poorest Nigeria, pronouncing that the effecti vely off benefitted more from the prepare.
)The Speaker of the Lagos Utter Home of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has entreated Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to work more on policies to bring more dividends of democracy to the of us of the Utter.
Naija Recordsdata experiences that Obasa gave the advice when the governor visited the Assembly on Wednesday to display the ‘2022 Budget Of Consolidation’ build at 1,388,285,459,990.51.
Talking after the presentation by the Governor, Obasa who passed a vote of self perception on Sanwo-Olu for the achievements of the recent administration, stated the dividends restful must win to the grassroots.
The Speaker furthermore referred to as on the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig the economic system of Nigeria to lower unemployment, insecurity and poverty.
He praised the Home of Assembly for its authentic- of us orientation and for constantly supporting the Governor to fulfill the yearnings of the of us of the Utter.
Naija Recordsdata experiences that the Senate Committee on Remedy and Narcotics had uncovered the sum of N4.5 billion in NDLEA’s finances whereas scrutinising the doc.
According to the Chairman of the Committee, Senator Hezekiah Dimka, the anomaly was came all over and reported to the Appropriation Committee.
Reacting to the improvement in an assertion on Wednesday, NDLEA Femi Babafemi, says the cash budgeted was certainly supposed for the building of the agency’s barracks.
Babafemi acknowledged that the finances doc presented by the Budget Officer has a “typographical error” which has been corrected by the agency.
The NDLEA added that the finances has since been cleared on Tuesday by the Senate Committee on Remedy and Narcotics.