These are the top five news stories to monitor today
1. SpaceX rocket crashes into Facebook satellite for Africa
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch has crashed into a Facebook satellite for Africa. The satellite was supposed to be used to beam high-speed internet to Africa.
2. I have no ill feeling for Dalung – Siasia
The Coach of the Nigerian Under-23 team, Samson Siasia, says he has no ill feelings against Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung.
3. DSS, Presidency caused our division – IPOB
Pro-Biafran group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Presidency caused the division in IPOB.
4. Smugglers disguise bags of rice as corpses
The Nigeria Customs Service has raised alarm over the new method devised by smugglers to smuggle rice into the country.
5. Is the Nigerian police the best in the world?
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Nigeria Police Force is one of the best in the world.