Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning
Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers:
1. South-East Governors, yesterday, established a security outfit, EBUBE AGU, to curtail the rising insecurity in the region. Chairman of the South-East Governors Forum, Dave Umahi, made the announcement on Sunday.
2. Nigerian Land and Air Army, during the weekend, eliminated scores of insurgents who stormed the Damasak town, Borno State in five gun trucks. Two soldiers were also killed in the process.
3. Unknown gunmen, yesterday, abducted a Catholic Priest, Rev. Prof. Izu Marcell Onyeocha at Ihube Community in Okigwe Local Government Area of Imo State. The state’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP Orlando Godson Ikeokwu confirmed the incident.
4. The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) yesterday alleged that the appointment of Rectors for six new polytechnics by President Buhari, violated the Federal Polytechnics Act, 2019. Anderson Ezeibe, ASUP…