Oyetunji Abioye, (Punch) - Odukoya, while reviewing the performance of the economy in the first quarter, said recent pressure on the naira was showing that the currency might not retain its current value throughout the year.
Laolu Akande, (Guardian) - Nigeria's failing security situation is causing a global sense of frustration and there is fear of possible isolation, judging from western nations' responses to the increasing wave of terror attacks in the country.
Staff, (Nigerian Tribune) - "It was only as the armed men were leaving, and started shooting, that she realised her mistake. The militants killed a soldier and a police officer guarding the school," she said.
Akinlolu Oluwamuyiwa, (Guardian) - A glimmer of hope appeared on the horizon for the abducted students of Government Girls' Secondary School in Chibok Local Council of Borno State as 80 of them were reportedly rescued Wednesday morning by a vigilance group, local hunters and soldiers.
Chris Agbambu, (Nigerian Tribune) - THE rank and file of the Nigeria Police, including inspectors, have threatened to embark on strike, beginning from May 15, if their request for promotion is not granted. Reacting, the Deputy Force Public Relation Officer, CSP Abayomi Shogunle, said that those who wrote the petition are not policemen.
AYOMIDE OWONIBI, (Nigerian Tribune) - Ayomide Owonibi posed like a desperate visa-seeking Nigerian to uncover the dirty deals at Ikeja office of the British High Commission over the issuance of visa. SYNERGY House (popularly known as UK Visa building) located at number 16, Billings Way, Oregun, Lagos, houses the visa processing offices for the United Kingdom and South Africa High Commission.