Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today, 14th March 2023 can be accessed below.
Below are the Newspaper Headlines & Naija News today from Nigerian Newspapers. Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers:
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) led by Godwin Emefiele says the old N200, N500, and N1000 notes remain legal tender until December 31, 2023. This online news platform understands that the CBN official statement on the acceptance of Old Naira Notes was announced by the CBN spokesperson, Isa Abdulmumin on Monday evening, March 13, 2023.
The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, on Monday evening, March 13, 2023, admitted that the conduct of the February 25 Presidential and National Assembly poll was not ‘perfect.’ This online news platform understands that the APC National Chairman made the statement while giving his speech at the parley of the APC National Working Committee with the president-elect, Bola Tinubu; vice president-elect, Senator Kashim Shettima, and members-elect of the National Assembly.
The Court of Appeal on Monday, March 13, 2023, reserved judgment to decide on the case by Senator Ademola Adeleke challenging the decision of an election petition tribunal that nullified his victory in the Osun governorship election. This online news platform understands that the judgment on the case will be given at a later date as a three-member panel led by Justice Mohammed Shuaibu takes the arguments and adopts the briefs of all parties in the suit.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has cleared the air on directing commercial banks to dispense and accept the deposit of old Naira notes amid the raging currency crisis. This online news platform had reported earlier that the governor of Anambra State, southeast Nigeria, and former CBN Governor, Prof Charles Soludo, on Monday, March 13, 2023, said that the Central Bank of Nigeria has asked commercial banks to dispense and accept old naira notes as deposits.
Labour Party Presidential Candidate for the 2023 Elections in Nigeria, Peter Obi, has said replied to the recent comments by members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party and some Pastors that the victory of Bola Tinubu at the just-concluded presidential election, should be accepted as the will of God. This online news platform recalls that Aisha Buhari, Nigeria’s First Lady, last week described the victory of APC’s Bola Tinubu in the 2023 presidential poll as the will of God.
The Labour Party Presidential Candidate for the 2023 Elections in Nigeria, Peter Obi, has said the governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike worked against him during February 25, 2023, Presidential Election in the south-south state. This online news platform reports that Peter Obi made this statement on Monday, March 13, 2023, on Arise Television Morning, days after weeks after the winner of the Presidential election was announced.
The governor of Anambra State, southeast Nigeria, and former CBN Governor, Prof Charles Soludo, on Monday, March 13, 2023, confirmed that the Central Bank of Nigeria has asked commercial banks to dispense and accept old naira notes as deposits. This online news platform understands that Professor Soludo, a former CBN governor, made this known in a statement he posted on his social media handles on Monday, March 13, 2023.
The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele on Friday, March 10, 2023, urged the Labour Party Presidential candidate, Peter Obi, not to focus on court cases. This online news platform understands that Primate Ayodele advised that Obi should throw his weight behind Labour Party governorship candidates in five states ahead of the March 18 governorship election.
Newsone Nigeria reports that the clergyman revealed that the political parties in Abia, Cross River, Delta, Akwa-Ibom, and Enugu States should not underestimate the candidates of the LP because they will shake them.