Vox9ja looks at the top happenings making headlines on the front pages of Nigeria’s national newspapers today Saturday 4th November 2023.
The PUNCH: Amid the raging debate on the N5bn presidential yacht to be procured by the Federal Government, as captured in the 2023 supplementary budget submitted to the National Assembly, the Nigerian Navy on Friday affirmed that it had taken delivery of the yacht.
Guardian: Health professionals and security operatives have thrown their weight behind the recent directive by the Inspector General of Police, IGP Olukayode Egbetokun, to hospitals to treat gunshot wounds without requesting for a police report from the victim.
This Day: President Bola Tinubu has expressed gratitude to France for the return of $150 million stolen from Nigeria by former Head of State, late General Sani Abacha, after a prolonged legal procedure. The President, who spoke yesterday at the State House, Abuja while receiving in audience the Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Catherine Colonna.
Daily Trust: The mainstream and social media went agog recently when Daily Trust reported how the son-in-law of a 40-year-old Saudatu Aliyu deceived her into believing that he was contracting marriage between her and former President Muhammadu Buhari. In this interview, Saudatu shared her experience with her daughter and son-in-law.