NEWSPAPERS HEADLINES, SEPTEMBER 23rd 2016 & Highlights In Few of Nigerian Dailies

🇳🇬 THE NEWS TODAY 🇳🇬 NEWSPAPERS HEADLINES, SEPTEMBER 23rd 2016. 👇🏿 ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ 📮PUNCH *ENUGU ASSEMBLY SACKS 200 NEWLY EMPLOYED TEACHERS* The Enugu State House of Assembly on Thursday sacked the 200 teachers recently employed by the State Universal Basic Education Board. *CHOLERA KILLS 6 IN LAGOS, 39 UNDER OBSERVATION* Six people have died of…

As Recession hits Nigeria, Dangote wades in

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest businessman and industrialist, Friday waded into the problem of economic recession facing Nigeria advising President Muhammadu Buhari to embark on the sale of state assets to shore up the nation’s cash and foreign exchange reserves, instead of seeking to borrow from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ads by AdClickMedia…

UK says Ibori’s conviction stands despite bribery evidence

Jailed former Nigerian state governor James Ibori’s convictions remain valid despite evidence a British police officer took bribes during the investigation of his case, Britain’s state prosecution agency said on Thursday. Ibori, who as governor of oil-producing Delta State from 1999 to 2007 was one of Nigeria’s most powerful men, is serving a 13-year…