Frank Talk Now looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Friday, November 26 2021.
The PUNCH leads with a report stating that the Federal Government may deduct at least N2.4tn from the Federation Account to fund the N5, 000 cash palliative that will be handed over to 40 million poor Nigerians after the fuel subsidy has been removed next year.
According to The Guardian, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, for the umpteenth time, gave marching orders to the security chiefs to go after insurgents, bandits and terrorists, at the meeting of the National Security Council (NSC), saying they must not rest until all Nigerians sleep with their eyes closed.
Former South African President, Thabo Mbeki, said yesterday that he and former Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar worked against the third term bid of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Vanguard reports.
The Nation reports that plans by the Federal Government to stop petrol subsidy payment and introduce N5,000 monthly transport grants is not intended to impose more hardship on Nigerians, Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, assured yesterday.
The risk of commuting on the Abuja-Kaduna Highway escalated in the past few days as armed men spent the better part of the week terrorising road users, a development that scared away a lot of people from the road. Daily Trust reports.
According to Daily Independent, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said that the successful conduct of the November 6 Anambra gubernatorial election confirms that the 2023 general election is not under any threat.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.