Punch Newspaper: Operation Positive Identification: We’re after cross-border bandits, says military
The defense headquarters has said operation positive identification that is commencing today is to flush out foreign combatants infiltrating our borders and conducting attacks. The operation is focused on bandits and criminal elements.
Guardian Newspaper: Government stops salaries of ASUU, others over IPPIS
The federal government has carried out its threat of stopping the salaries of the civil servants especially the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). The minister of finance Zainab Ahmed, has said its a pity that ASUU has decided not to enroll on IPPIS and the defiance shows that ASUU wants to be treated differently from other workers.
Sun Newspaper: Fears over bandits’ spread