Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Thursday January 19th 2023 – Ripples Nigeria

34 people declared missing as a result of Gabon ferry disaster
Shooter at German Jehovah’s Witnesses Hall was disgruntled member —Police
Seven people shot dead at Jehovah’s Witness Hall in Germany
China’s President Xi Jinping secures third term in ceremonial vote
Chinese doctors remove foetus from twin sister’s skull
INEC insists Adebutu remains Ogun PDP governorship candidate
Soludo tackles Obi over support for Labour Party’s assembly candidates in Anambra
Wike declares Obi hero of Nigeria’s presidential election
Court orders INEC to recognise Igbinigie as LP’s candidate in Edo constituency
NNPP senatorial candidate in Nasarawa drags INEC to tribunal over omission of party’s logo
Ten Nigerian banks lose over N87bn in one week amid naira scarcity
11 ways to avoid property disputes in Nigeria
Silicon Valley Bank’s collapse crashes stablecoin, USDC to all-time low
Silicon Valley begins talks with prospective buyers after shutdown
Conoil, Honeywell, others record losses, as stock market cap nosedives
INVESTIGATION: 4 yrs after completion, Kwara PHC facility inactive, rural dwellers in pains
INVESTIGATION: How Oyo State, contractors spent N1.1bn on water projects, but communities don’t have a drop
INVESTIGATION: In Cross River, civil servants retire into poverty as govt looks away, squanders funds on frivolities
Students suffer as contractors abandon Kano school projects after receiving over N70m
SPECIAL REPORT: World Bank road projects go bad in Enugu, as state govt fails to fulfill promise
FACT CHECK: Did former Military Governor of Western State, General Adebayo write an open letter to Tinubu?
FACT CHECK: Did CNN project Peter Obi as Nigeria’s President-elect?
FACT CHECK: Did a boy commit suicide because Peter Obi lost presidential election?
FACT CHECK: Is this a video of APC thugs shooting armless voters as alleged by LP, PDP?
FACT CHECK: Is this video of a ballot box snatcher gunned down in Nigeria?
Senegal crowned U-20 AFCON champions after beating Gambia in final
EPL: Spurs bounce back, Chelsea win again as Everton end winless run
EPL Player of the Month: Rashford equals Salah record
Sports Minister elated as Flying Eagles thrash Tunisia to clinch AFCON bronze
Flying Eagles gun for AFCON bronze in Tunisia duel
TechNigeria: A weekly digest of what went down in Nigeria’s tech space
Meta to rival Twitter in new microblogging product development
TikTok wins US trademark lawsuit over Stitch. 2 other stories and a trivia
TikTok introduces new data security regulations. 2 other stories and a trivia
Moniepoint appoints ex-Capital One VP, Pawel Swiatek, as COO. 2 other stories and a trivia
Again, naira gains in value against US dollar
Naira reverses loss against US dollar at official market
Naira falls to US dollar at official, unofficial market
Naira appreciates against US dollar, as banks resume partial payment of old notes
Naira value falls, as banks, markets await CBN after Supreme Court judgment
These top 10 stories across the nation’s newspapers might interest you.
1. No evidence of wrongdoing, PDP exonerates Atiku over SPV corruption claims
The presidential campaign council of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has exonerated its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, of corruption claims leveled by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).Read more
2. Nigerian govt claims $1bn spent on war against Boko Haram, terrorism
The war on Boko Haram has exacted huge human and financial costs on Nigeria as successive governments battle to eliminate the scourge.Read more
3. Governors, Emefiele to meet as Nigerians split over Naira redesign, withdrawal limits
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, and the governors of the 36 states will meet on Thursday over the redesigned naira notes and the apex bank’s withdrawal policy.Read more
4. Why alliance between NNPP, LP failed —Kwankwanso
New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) presidential candidate, Rabiu Musa Kwankwanso has revealed the reason for the failure of alliance between his party and Peter Obi’s Labour Party (LP).Read more
5. Ex-NBA boss, Agbakoba, writes INEC, points at confusion in constitutional provision for election of president
Ahead of the upcoming general elections, renowned legal luminary, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, has raised some posers over a proviso within the constitution regarding the election of a president.Read more
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6. FTN Cocoa leads losers as Nigeria’s stock market falls by 0.16%
Trading on Wednesday closed by -0.16 per cent after the market capitalisation of the Nigerian stock exchange settled at N28.65 trillion.Read more
7. CBN official says new Naira notes will promote financial inclusion, check corruption
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said on Wednesday that the newly redesigned Naira notes would promote financial inclusion and check corruption in the country.Read more
8. Customs intercepts containers of vegetable oil worth N112.6m in Rivers
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has impounded a consignment of vegetable oil worth N112.68 million illegally imported into the country.Read more
9. Suspected bandits kill six in Kaduna community
Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Tuesday night killed six people during an attack on Zonkwa, the headquarters of Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna State.Read more
10. EPL: Man Utd miss chance to go second after late Palace equaliser
Manchester United missed a chance to climb to second spot in the Premier League after a disappointing draw against Crystal Palace on Wednesday night.Read more
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