by Dolapo Adelana
These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today.
1. I will sue Amaechi for accusing me falsely – Fani-Kayode
The former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said allegations levelled against him by the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, over a two billion naira transferred by the former governor of Rivers state, Dr. Peter Odili to the Ministry of Aviation to fix Port-Harcourt runway were baseless.
2. Why Workers’ Day celebration was disrupted – Labour minister
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Monday said the disruption and protest by workers at the May Day celebration in Abuja was due to the infraction in the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC).
3. MTN sacks 280 staff
Telecommunications company, MTN Nigeria has disengaged 200 full-time employees and 80 contract staff.
4. I could defeat Anthony Joshua with one arm behind my back – Tyson Fury
Former World Heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury on Monday said he could beat the current champ, Anthony Joshua with “one arm tied behind my back”.
5. NPA MD files N1bn libel suit against Breaking Times
The managing director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Mrs Hadiza Bala Usman has instituted a N1 billion libel suit against an online medium, The Breaking Times Communication Nig Ltd and its publisher, Prince Henry Nwazuruahu Shield.
Dolapo is a writer and journalist who works with YNaija. He has interests in Christianity, politics and sports.