These are the top five stories that drove conversations today.
- #BBNAIJA: SHOW SETS AFRICAN RECORD WITH 26 MILLION VOTES IN FINAL WEEK
The just concluded Big Brother Naija show recorded over 26 million votes for the final which saw Efe emerge as winner.
The anchor of the show, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu disclosed this via Twitter.
2. PATIENCE JONATHAN STORMS SKYE BANK TO WITHDRAW FROM UNFROZEN ACCOUNT
Former first lady, Patience Jonathan on Monday stormed the Skye Bank PLC in Maitama Abuja to withdraw from her recently unfrozen account.
3. COURT SENTENCES FALAE’S ABDUCTORS TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT
Seven men involved in the kidnap of a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Olu Falae were on Monday sentenced to life imprisonment by an Ondo State High Court.
4. TROOPS KILL SUICIDE BOMBER IN UNIMAID
Troops stationed at the University of Maiduguri on Sunday killed a suicide bomber attempting to infiltrate the institution’s works department.
5. ARMY CONFIRMS DEATH OF OFFICER, 4 POLICEMEN IN IKORODU AMBUSH
The Nigerian Army in Lagos on Sunday confirmed the death of a soldier and four policemen in an ambush by suspected criminal gangs in Ishawo Community in Ikorodu.