These are the top five news stories to monitor today
1. There are no poisoned rice in Nigeria
The National Biosafety Management Agency has dismissed claims that poisonous rice had found its way into the Nigerian market.
2. Eldest son of Abubakar Audu arrested
The Kogi State Police Command has arrested Mohammed Audu, the eldest son of a former Kogi state governor, late Prince Abubakar Audu.
3. Hausa traders, Fulani clash in Lagos
About three persons were reportedly killed when Hausa and Fulani traders clashed at the Lagos State Abattoir, Agege.
4. Militants kill Police sergeant in Lagos
Suspected militants reportedly killed a police sergeant during a gun shoot out in Lagos.
5. Enoungh is enough – IGP tells #BBOG protesters
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has warned the #BBOG group that their protest is a threat to public peace.