Top 10 Stories From All Nigerian Newspapers, Tuesday 26th July 2022

These top 10 stories across newspapers across the country might interest you.

1. Peter Obi should be in jail and not run for president —Asari-Dokubo

Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, a former Niger Delta militant leader and founder of the defunct Niger Delta People’s Volunteer Force (NDPVF), took another swipe at Labor Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi, saying that if Nigeria were to be a healthy climate, the former governor of Anambra State should be in jail instead of running for president. Read more

2. Falana explains legality of planned NLC/ASUU solidarity strike against government opposition

Femi Falana, SAN, a human rights activist argued that the strike called by the Nigeria Labor Congress, NLC, in support of the Universities Academic Staff Union is not illegal as claimed the federal government. Read more

3. Delegates who raised money in the APC presidential primary regret their actions —Amaechi

Former Rivers State Governor and former Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi said delegates to the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary election who collected monetary inducements now regret their actions. Read more

4. 2023: Umahi admits buying two nomination forms, explains why court disqualified him

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi explained how he arrived at two All Progressives Party (APC) nomination forms. Read more

5. INEC gives reason for omission of Labor Party gubernatorial candidate, others to Ogun

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained why the name of the Labor Party gubernatorial candidate in Ogun was not on the list of cleared candidates for the 2023 elections. Read more

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6. Nigerian capital market at six-month low as investors lose N312.4 billion on selloff

The Nigerian capital market closed trading with a loss of 312.4 billion naira following the collapse of stock capitalization by -1.11% on Monday. Read more

7. NNPC to lay off 500 workers

Following the new status of the commercialized Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited, around 500 employees have been slated to leave. Read more

8. EFCC arrests 34 suspected internet fraudsters in Oyo

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 34 suspected internet fraudsters in Oyo State. Read more

9. Suspected terrorists allegedly ambushed presidential guard troops and injured three soldiers

Gunmen suspected of being terrorists allegedly attacked members of the 7th Battalion of the Nigerian Army Guards Brigade and injured three soldiers in Abuja. Read more

10. Amusan breaks the record with a gold medal in the 100m hurdles at the World Championships

Nigerian athlete Tobi Amusan clinched the goal medal in the women’s 100m hurdles at the 2022 World Championships in Athletics. Read more

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