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

For today, Tuesday, December 5, 2017:


IG orders reorganisation, probe of SARS nationwide

Following the outcry by Nigerians against the activities of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate re-organisation of the unit nationwide.

Fuel scarcity throws Nigerians into panic

Nigerians have been thrown into panic following the re-emergence of long queues at fuel stations in parts of the country.

Sultan blames killings on failure of government

The Sultan of Sokoto has blamed the spate of killings in the north on government’s inability to discharge its obligation to protect citizens.



We won’t roll with Atiku in the mud – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari is not moved by the defection from the All Progressives Congress, APC, of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and will not take his bait to pre-empt the 2019 presidential campaign, high-level Presidency sources have affirmed.

Court orders arrest of former Enugu Governor, Nnamani

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has issued a bench warrant against the former governor of Enugu State, Dr Chimaroke Nnamani, over alleged misappropriation of public funds while in office.

Okorocha swears in 28 commissioners, gives sister, Ministry of Happiness

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, swore in 28 commissioners, 27 Transition Committee chairmen among others.



PDP panel bans presidential ticket campaign at convention

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar will visit the national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party, Abuja, on Tuesday (today), The PUNCH learnt on Monday night.

Boy, crippled by Boko Haram, returns to Abuja, walking

There was joy at the arrival terminal of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Monday as family members and well-wishers gathered to receive Ali Ahmadu, a six-year-old boy from Chibok in Borno State, who was left paralysed by Boko Haram insurgents.

Okorocha swears in sister as Happiness commissioner

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has sworn in 28 new commissioners and 27 Transition Committee Chairmen for the 27 local government councils in the state.



First refrigerated tomato shipment arrives Lagos from North

Private sector initiatives in redefining the agriculture value chain in Nigeria through innovation, recorded another feat on Sunday with the deployment of a reefer truck for the transportation of tomatoes from the North to South.

Uncertainty trails passage of MTEF/FSP over 1.8mbpd OPEC quota

The passage of the revised version of the 2018 to 2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) is hanging in the balance following last Thursday 1.8mbpd crude production cap approved by Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

Access plots to become top Nigerian bank with new 5-year strategy

Access Bank has announced its new five-year strategy with an ambitious plan to become the number one bank in Nigeria and Africa’s gateway to the world.

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