These are the top five news stories to monitor today
1. Presidency denies plot to investigate former CBN governors
Garba Shehu, the SSA to the President on media and publicity, has denied that the Federal government was probing the activities of former CBN governors.
2. Avengers pen open letter to Buhari
Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari.
3. IYC tells FG to abandon use of military in the Niger Delta
The Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide has advised the Federal Government to stop deploying troops to the Niger Delta.
4. 25.3 million Nigerians are out of school
The Minister for Education, Adamu Adamu, has revealed that there are about 25.3 million Nigerians are out of school.
5. Jimoh Ibrahim emerges candidate for Sheriff’s PDP
The Ali Modu Sheriff’s faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State has picked Jimoh Ibrahim as its governorship candidate