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Find out what is making headlines all over the country from the covers of The Punch, Vanguard, The Guardian and more.

For today, Tuesday, April 14, 2015:

THE PUNCH NEWSPAPER

We can’t cancel Rivers, Akwa Ibom results – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it has no authority to nullify the governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections which held in Rivers and Akwa Ibom states. READ MORE…

We’ll rescue Chibok girls if they’re alive – Buhari

President-elect Muhammadu Buhari has said that he’s not sure if the abducted Chibok girls can still be rescued. Buhari however added that his government would do everything possible to bring the girls back home. READ MORE…

Anxiety as Supreme Court decides Fayose’s fate today

The Supreme Court in Abuja is set to deliver a final judgment on the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) against the victory of Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose in the June 21, 2014 governorship election.

Hoodlums burn Taraba SSG’s house

The home of the Secretary to the Taraba State Government, Timothy Kataps, was burnt down on Monday, April 13, 2015, by some thugs who were protesting election results in the state.

World Bank backs Buhari’s plan to probe NNPC

The World Bank has thrown its weight behind President-elect, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to probe the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation over allegations of missing funds.

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VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

How elections were rigged, by PDP, APC

Several allegations of malpractice have been made concerning the recently held governorship and State House of Assembly elections and some parties have urged that the April 11 polls be cancelled. READ MORE…

One year after, anger remains over Chibok girls

It’s been one year since over 200 girls were abducted from Chibok, Borno State by Boko Haram insurgents. READ MORE…

Presidential transition committee promises smooth handover

The Presidential Transition Committee has said that it would ensure a smooth transition of power between President-elect Muhammadu Buhari and President Goodluck Jonathan on May 29, 2015.

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THISDAY NEWSPAPER

Guber Polls: Okowa, Lalong, Wike, others declared winners

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Nyesom Wike the winner of the Rivers State governorship elections. READ MORE

Chibok Girls One Year After: BBOG commemorates anniversary

The #BringBackOurGirls group has held a solidarity march in commemoration of the one year anniversary of the Chibok girls’ abduction. READ MORE…

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THE GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER

Buhari pledges to rescue Chibok girls

Buhari said that his government would do everything possible to bring the girls back home. READ MORE…

Jonathan’s handover panel meets, govt denies N3b budget

THE Federal Government Transition Committee met on Monday, April 13, 2015, to work on the details of the May 29 handover ceremony.

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BUSINESS DAY

Nigeria loses $350bn in oil industry investments

Failure by  Nigeria’s leadership to undertake needed critical reforms in the oil sector, which has seen production stagnate at  two million barrels per day (b/d) since the 2008 oil price peak, has caused the nation about $350 billion in deferred or cancelled proposed investments into the sector.

Resettlement of IDPs, agric tasks before North East governors

Returning or newly elected governors in the insurgency-ridden North-East Nigeria are faced with the responsibility of resettling displaced persons and commercialising agriculture in the region through mechanisation, captains of industry have said.

May 29 handover: FG transition committee meets

Ahead of the May 29th handover, the transition committee on Monday held its inaugural meeting to develop the needed modalities.

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