The return of queues at many gas stations and the circulation of gasoline containing quantities of methanol above Nigeria’s specifications dominated the front pages of Nigerian newspapers. The Nation reports that President Muhammadu Buhari is under pressure to reject the Revised Election Law Amendment Bill. The newspaper reports that theRead More →

Reactions following the planned removal of fuel subsidies by the federal government appeared on the front pages of Nigerian newspapers. The Punch reports that the federal government has asked governors to mandate mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for workers in their states. Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo, has pledged to end attacksRead More →

Issues related to the country’s troubled economy, particularly inflation, foreign exchange and the demand for money printing, have been in the headlines. Tragic accidents in Ondo and Benue states, in which lives and property were lost, also made headlines.. Exclusive reports from the Daily Trust say dozens of people haveRead More →

Problems with the country’s economy, particularly its growing debt profile and high inflation rate, dominated headlines in Nigerian newspapers. The decision of southwestern governors to launch a regional organization dubbed “Ebube Agu” to address the region’s security challenges also grabbed headlines. Business Days says Nigeria’s finances are in tatters asRead More →