Naija News looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Tuesday, April 12th 2022.
The PUNCH: THE leaders of the major southern socio-political organisations under the aegis of the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum have reiterated that Nigeria’s collective future depends largely on the decision of the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party, amongst others, to zone its presidential ticket to the South.
The Guardian: Reverberations yesterday trailed the declaration of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to succeed his principal, President Muhammadu Buhari, which offered a foretaste of the titanic showdown to come in weeks during the shadow election of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to select its presidential candidate.
Vanguard: NATIONAL Leader of ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and presidential aspirant, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has feigned ignorance of yesterday’s presidential declaration of his erstwhile ‘political godson’, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, saying he has no son grown enough to have made such declaration.
This Day: Bloodthirsty terrorists have killed 80 persons and abducted 70 others after an invasion of some communities in Plateau State. The villages, which were attacked on Sunday, included Kukawa, Gyambawu, Dungur, Kyaram, Yelwa, Dadda, Wanka, Shuwaka, Gwammadaji, and Dadin Kowa.
The Nation: The bid for the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential ticket got into an upward swing yesterday when leading aspirant Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu met with the party’s governors to seek their support.
Daily Trust: The presidential ambition of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the national leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has brought out the divisions among governors, leaders and other stakeholders in the South West geopolitical zone.
Thank you for reading, that all for today, see you again tomorrow for a review of Nigerian newspapers.