By PTI BENGALURU: Top Congress leader Siddaramaiah has called on the Center to exempt newspaper printing paper from the scope of Goods and Services Tax (GST), saying many regulatory policies have affected their operations and their finances. In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Siddaramaiah said: “I urge youRead More →

Reports of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s rumored presidential ambitions dominated the front pages of Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that ministers with political ambitions face disqualification for failing to comply with Section 84(12) of the Elections Act 2022. The newspaper says manufacturers have borrowed N1.03 trillion from banks between JanuaryRead More →

The division resulting from the consensual plan of some northern presidential candidates within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) dominated the front pages of Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that some All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders’ plan to make former President Goodluck Jonathan the party’s consensus presidential candidate has destabilized theRead More →

In a statement today, Tony Lord, chairman of Flint Group’s trade publishing web division, announced the potential closure of its newspaper ink plant in Old Heath Road, Wolverhampton, later this summer, with up to to 63 affected employees. Mr Lord said: “It is with deep regret that we make thisRead More →

Reports of the country’s growing insecurity, particularly the murder of more than 80 people in Plateau communities, dominated headlines in Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidates face an uphill battle to agree on a consensual deal among themselves. The newspaper reports that theRead More →

Violent attacks in some communities in Plateau State and reports of the 2023 presidential election have dominated the front pages of Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that groups loyal to former Lagos governor Bola Tinubu and vice president Yemi Osinbajo have clashed over the two politicians’ presidential ambitions. The newspaperRead More →

Reports that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo informed governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of his ambition to challenge the party’s presidential ticket has made headlines in Nigerian newspapers. The Nation reports that Osinbajo has informed APC governors that he will contest the party’s presidential ticket.Read More →