Key headlines of major Nigerian newspapers focus on the attack at the Benin residence of the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on Saturday, October 12.
The Nation reports that the governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, has been fingered as being behind the attack on the home of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The accusation was made by Oshiomhole's spokesman, Simon Ebegbulem, who alleged that it was part of the plot of Obaseki against all who opposed him in the state.
This Day reports that state governors and local government chairmen have demanded their allocations from the federal government's account in dollars.
However, the push by the governors and chairmen has met with strong resistance from some federal government officials.
Punch reports that the state governors and the National Labour Congress (NLC) disagreed over the specific demands made by organised labour unions in relation to the new minimum wage.
This is as the Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) said that the industrial action which has been proposed by the NLC will be a futile move.
Vanguard reports that while daring the NLC that the planned nationwide strike will yield no result, the NGF has pleaded with workers not to heed the call of the congress.
The chairman of the forum, Governor Kayode Fayemi, said that the present state of the economy cannot accommodate 45% wage increase for workers.
The Guardian reports that the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were engaged in a war of words.
This is as the APC on Sunday, October 13, described the PDP as missing and redundant as an opposition in Nigeria, while the party replied that it does not have certificate forgers as its members.
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