These are the top five stories that drove the conversation today.
- Buhari’s govt is slow but steady – Tinubu
National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Monday said the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is “slow but steady” in its resolve to develop the country.
Tinubu said this at the International Conference Centre, Abuja during the launch of a book — ‘Muhammadu Buhari: The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria’, written by John Paden, a professor of international studies.
2. Kannywood expels actress Rahama Sadau for “immoral” video
Top Kannywood actress Rahama Sadau has been expelled by Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (MOPPAN) for serially “hugging and cuddling” a Jos-based musican,ClassiQ in a video.
3. How Kanye reacted to Kim’s attack (WATCH)
Earlier on Monday celebrity, Kim Kardashian was held at gun point by two men in her hotel room in Paris.
Her husband Kanye West who was performing the song “Heartless” at the Meadows Music & Arts Festival in Queens, immediately left the stage abruptly on hearing the news, citing a “family emergency”.
4. I didn’t retrieve 48 houses from EFCC – Sylva
Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva on Monday denied reports that he recovered 48 houses from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) which were allegedly seized from him.
5. Devalue the naira | EU advises Nigeria on recession
An official of the European Union (EU), Fillippo Amato on Monday advised the Federal Government to devalue the naira, as part of measures to bring the country out of recession.
Amato, Counsellor, Head of Trade and Economics Section of EU said recession was a new development that cannot be tackled using traditional tools.