These are the top five stories that drove conversations today.
1. BREAKING: Boko Haram kills another Lieutenant Colonel in ambush
Boko Haram insurgents have killed Lieutenant Colonel B.U. Umar, in an ambush.
2. Atiku’s obsession for power fuelled National Assembly crisis – El-Rufai
Kaduna governor Nasir El-Rufai says former Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s obsession with power was a major factor behind the crisis in the National Assembly.
3. Just In: Niger Delta Avengers destroy 3 pipelines in Bayelsa
Niger Delta Avengers on Tuesday said it has destroyed three trunk pipelines in Bayelsa State.
4. Senate returns Buhari’s nominee list of non-career ambassadors
The Senate on Tuesday rejected the list of 46 non-career ambassador sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari.
5. Why we opened fire on Shi’ites in Kano – IGP
The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has said his men had no option than to open fire at Shi’ites members who were marching in Kano on Monday.
Dolapo is a writer and journalist who works with YNaija. He has interests in Christianity, politics and sports.