How APC governors facilitated Buhari's election

RAZAQ BAMIDELE, (Daily Sun) As Nigerians look forward to the inauguration of an opposition-led Federal Government for the first time in the country, it would not be out of place to trace the genesis of the events that culminated in that feat.


Drama as Diezani runs after Buhari at airport

Staff, (Punch) Both Buhari and the minister on Friday morning travelled out of the country to London on the same flight. One of our correspondents gathered that they both boarded a British Airways flight that left the airport at about 4.30am on its way to Heathrow Airport, London.

Consulate in New York complies with FG's directives, issues passports within 24 hours

Staff, (Vanguard) The Consulate General of Nigeria in New York has complied with the directive to deliver travel passports to Nigerians within 24-hour in compliance with President Goodluck Jonathan's mandate.

579 Soldiers facing court martial - Nigerian Army

Fidelis Soriwei, (Punch) The authorities of the Nigerian Army are prosecuting a total of 579 officers and soldiers. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, stated this during a press briefing in Abuja on Wednesday.

Apple buys a Nigerian-owned ICT firm for $1 billion

Staff, (Guardian) One of the World's most celebrated brands, Apple, has bought Nigeria’s Chinedu Echeruo’s The move, according to market intelligence, is seen as Apple’s plan to bolster its map offering especially given Google’s recent acquisition of Israel’s Waze.

Jonathan: We've done things we shouldn't have done [7>19; 16>19. etc?]

Olalekan Adetayo, (Punch) Outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan has asked for forgiveness from Nigerians hurt directly or indirectly by his actions during his tenure as Vice- President, acting President and President.

Governors in trouble • Anxiety as empty treasuries, debts, salary arrears threaten incoming administrations

Staff, (Daily Sun) As new helmsmen prepare to take over power at the national level and across the states on May 29, they are to inherit a legion headacheas, going by recent feelers. Sunday Sun opens the pandorax box of troubles.

Oshiomhole marries Ethiopian model in Edo • Buhari, Gowon, Aisha, Uduaghan, others in attendance

Staff, (Vanguard) IT was a gathering of who is who in the country at the wedding ceremony of the Governor of Edo state, Comrade Adams Eric Oshiomhole, at his home town in Iyamho, Etsako West Local Government Council of Edo State, Firday.