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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, September 1, 2015:

VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

Appointments: Oyegun, SGF, Ohanaeze, others react

The Anambra State branch of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has criticized President Muhammadu Buhari over his exclusion of Igbos in his recent appointments. READ MORE…

64M Nigerians suffer from mental illness – Prof Nebo

Former Power Minister, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, yesterday, in Enugu rated governments at various levels low in the area of psychiatric and mental health care.

Donu Kogbara: We’re on top of kidnap – Rivers CP

About 24 hours after the abduction of Vanguard columnist, Donu Kogbara, the kidnappers are yet established contact with the family.

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THE PUNCH NEWSPAPER

Nigerians kick as APC disowns Buhari’s campaign promises

The National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Lai Mohammed has said that President Muhammadu Buhari did not promise to achieve anything within his first 100 days in office. READ MORE…

Akpabio’s vehicle collided with ours – US embassy

The former Governor of Akwa -Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, recently was involved in a car accident at about 7.00am around Bolingo Hotel area, near the Abuja Airport Road. READ MORE…

Bailout funds not for contractors, CBN tells states

The Central Bank of Nigeria has barred states benefitting from bailout package from using part of the funds to pay contractors for any infrastructure project.

Nigeria’s first test-tube baby goes to varsity

About 17 years after she was born through In Vitro Fertilisation, Nigeria’s first test tube baby, Miss Hannatu Kupchi, has secured admission into a Hungarian University to study medicine.

Forgery – Saraki, Ekweremadu, others shun court

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, as well as other Senate officials on Monday shunned a scheduled hearing in a suit seeking their removal from office. READ MORE…

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THE GUARDIAN

Wole Soyinka, Oyinlola tussle over Osogbo UNESCO Centre’s leadership

A solution may not be in sight over the leadership tussle rocking the Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding (CBCIU), Osogbo, Osun State, a category II facility under the auspices of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO).

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BUSINESS DAY

Bank outwit each other in chase for state accounts

Deposit money banks are in a desperate tussle to secure the accounts of states governments as the implementation of the Treasury Single Accounts (TSA) begins.

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