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Here Are The Major Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today Monday, 1st July, 2019

BREAKING: APC finally picks House of Reps Leader

The decision All Progressives Congress, APC, has at long last made do with Alhassan Doguwa as its Majority Leader in the House of Representatives, The Nation reports.

Doguwa is an APC part speaking to Doguwa/Tudun Wada Federal Constituency of Kano State. The official was the Chief Whip of the House of Representatives in the eighth Assembly.

BREAKING: NITDA boss bags Public Personality award

Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), the Director-General and Chief Executive Officer (DG/CEO) of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) and the Chief Information Officer of Nigeria,

has been met with the ‘Most Valuable Public Personality of the Year Award’ by the International Center for Comparative Leadership for Africans and Blacks in Diaspora related to Accolade Communications Limited.

The African Par Excellence Award had, throughout the years, perceived and acknowledged Africans and Nigerians. Ibrahim’s honor was in acknowledgment of the DG’s rowdy endeavors put resources into making Nigeria individually, and Africa overall, a superior spot.

Nigeria election: Atiku, PDP move against Buhari at Supreme Court

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its hopeful in the 2019 presidential race, Atiku Abubakar, have advised the Supreme Court to permit them access to a server purportedly utilized by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to transmit Nigeria’s 2019 presidential race results.

This pursued the dismissal of the solicitation at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) in a decision on June 24.

BREAKING: COZA: Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo steps down and gives reason

Minister Biodun Fatoyinbo, Monday morning ventured down as the top leader of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA, over supposed assault charge by Timi Dakolo‘s better half, Busola.

Minister Fatoyinbo, in a post on his Instagram page on Monday, declared venturing down from the platform following the adventure.

He stated: “A previous couple of days have been exceptionally calming on me I have set aside some effort to look for otherworldly insight structure Christian pioneers the world over who feel very worried about the continuous report in the media.

What Abia Speaker told Assembly staff

Speaker of the Abia State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Chinedum Orji, has guaranteed staff of the Assembly of more promising times, saying that their welfare is of most extreme worry to him.

Orji expressed this on Monday at his first intelligent session with the Assembly staff since he expected office as Speaker of the seventh Abia State House of Assembly.

The Speaker said he figured it insightful to meet with the staff of the Assembly before leaving altogether on their assignment as administrators.

Oyo APC Group Warns Buhari Against Appointing Ajimobi As Minister

A group of stakeholders within the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC Reformers, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to avoid any temptation or deception to appoint former governor Abiola Ajimobi

into the ministerial or any sensitive federal position in the about to be constituted cabinet. A press Release jointly signed by her acting secretary, Mr. Sulaimon Ramon and the PRO, Engr Dipo Fawole indicated that

“90 per cent of the members of this body were elected and political appointees under the former governor and have knowledge of  how retrogressive, deceitful, anti people  and self centred the former governor was.

Makinde Constitutes C’ttee To Probe LG Accounts, Okeogun, Ibarapa Polytechnics

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde  on Monday constituted a 7-man committee to look into the account of Local Government Areas (LGA) and Local Council Development Area (LCDA) from January, 2018 to May 2019 and submit its report within 6 weeks.

The governor explained that the action became necessary due to scarcity of funds and to define means of fund activities for  government and not in any way denote   going after the past administration rather, it is to improve the standard of living of the people at the grass root.

Ogundoyin In Russia, Seeks Global Support For Young Nigerian Entrepreneurs

The Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin has called on developed countries to support young Nigerian entrepreneurs to boost the country’s Small and Medium scale enterprises.

He made this appeal on Monday while speaking on “The Role Of Youth in Parliamentarism” at the 2nd International Forum (Development Of Parliamentarism), organized by the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in Moscow, Russia.

Addressing over 800 lawmakers and representatives from 131 countries which include Europe, Asia, South America and Africa, the 32year old, Oyo State Speaker noted that investment opportunities abound in Nigeria and that the active youth consist of over 60 per cent of its almost 200 million population.

That’s the top Nigerian newspaper headlines for today. Read more Nigerian news on GISTOK. See you again tomorrow.