The main headlines of the mainstream Nigerian newspapers for Thursday, December 13, are focused on the internal crisis within the Oyo chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and the upcoming general elections.
The minister ofstate for environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has resigned his seat after he was declared Emir of Nasarawa, on Friday, December 7, following his selection by the Nasarawa Emirate Council and the approval by the governor.
Three APC governors who are members of the APC reconciliation committee for the South-west, on Tuesday held a closed-door meeting with an opposition candidate in the 2018 Osun state governorship election, Iyiola Omisore.
The Southeast Development Commission (Est, etc) Bill, 2018 (SB. 303) is read for the third time on the floor of the Senate and passed on Wednesday, December 12. This new development was celebrated by lawmakers from southeast.
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Babajide Sanwo-Olu has denied the rumour that he chose a man, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, as his running mate because he wasn't keen on working with women.
The Senate on Wednesday, December 12, confirmed the nomination of Barr. Festus Keyamo, Adewale W. Adeleke and Mustapha Adewale Mudashiru as members of the Board of the Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC).