These are the top five stories that drove conversations today.
- Buhari ‘okays’ new date for Zahra’s wedding
President Muhammadu Buhari has agreed to the new date for his daughter Zahra’s wedding to Ahmed Indimi, son of billionaire Muhammed Indimi.
2. #GhanaDecides: Five candidates congratulate Nana Akufo-Addo
Nana Akufo-Addo, Candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Ghana Presidential election said he has received congratulatory messages from other candidates in the race.
3. #GhanaDecides: Mahama leading Akufo-Addo, NDC insists
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) says incumbent, President John Dramani Mahama is leading in the presidential election.
4. #NYSCAbuse: Late Ifedolapo Oladepo’s body may be ‘exhumed’ for autopsy – FG
Following the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari that an independent investigation be carried out as to the cause of death of a youth corps member, Ifedolapo Oladepo, who died recently at the Kano State NYSC Orientation Camp, her corpse may be exhumed to carry out an autopsy.
5. We did not expect Falcons to win AWCON – Sports Minister
Minister for Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung says no one expected the Super Falcons to lift the 2016 African Women Championship on Saturday in Cameroon.