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Here are the Nigerian newspapers Today Headlines on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 from

Punch Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

Champions League: Liverpool upbeat over Firminos fitness to face Barcelona

Champions League: Messis motivation spurs on Barcelona, says Rakitic

INEC frustrating inspection of electoral materials in Akwa Ibom APC


$9.5m FIFA grant: Court orders NFF to produce charge against Pinnick

Insecurity: IG to address Senate on Tuesday

Four dead, one injured as train runs over tricycle in Lagos

STF arrests 14 suspected terrorists, two others in Plateau

We celebrate Zainab Aliyus freedom, but dont forget Leah Sharibu, CAN tells FG

Security operatives deny journalists access to cover induction of new govs

Titi aborted four-month pregnancy she had for me, says suspected murderer of ex-lovers family

Amnesty International, ex-NHRC boss condemn clampdown on sex workers

Ex-Man Utd player OShea to retire at end of season

All U.S. troops in Middle East are terrorists, Iran says

Murray could get extended wildcard deadline for Wimbledon

Presidential panel says it recovered N40m from anonymous bank

Jukun/Tiv crisis: Group rejects composition of peace committee

Alleged drug trafficking: FG secures release of Zainab Aliyu from Saudi detention

BREAKING: Transcorp Power Consortium wins bid for Afam Power Plc.

BREAKING: Senate passes 2019 budget, raises estimates by N10bn

Its beautiful to learn at Buharis feet, says official photographer, Omoboriowo

West Ham join PSG, Juventus on cryptocurrency platform

Venezuela says attempted coup underway

France holds first International Dance Day celebration in Nigeria

Prostitution is sin under the two religions practised in FCT Abayomi Shogunle

Chinas Guangdong offers 144-hour visa-free transit

Man Utds Solskjaer must show authority by dropping De Gea Wright

UK police probe hundreds of premature hospital deaths

Oyo: Tribunal orders INEC to allow Makinde inspect election materials

DRCongo records26 Ebola deaths in one day

Champions League: Liverpool ready for Barcelonas test

Yemi Alade, Rick Ross release colourful visuals for Oh my Gosh remix

Gunmen kidnap Taraba varsity Deputy Registrar

Ondo varsity shut as students protest increase in tuition

Traders shut Computer Village to protest installation of Iyaloja in Tech hub

Nigerian man killed after being wrongly accused of kidnapping in South Africa

Vox Nigeriana: Buhari, Ambode wrong to commission Lagos uncompleted projects

Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

Repairs on Escravos Lagos gas pipelines completed NNPC

Two arrested in UK over online image of Salas body

IPMAN urges members to sell petroleum products at regulated prices

Stones says Man City experience key in Premier League race

Police in Christchurch find suspected bomb, man arrested

When a countrys debt becomes a crisis

Lecturers advocate stiff penalty for plagiarism in varsities

Living in Nigeria has become scary

How to Get the Press to Cover Your Event: 7 Steps

Trump orders changes to asylum case handling

Sultan laments Nigerias rising security challenges

Guardian Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

3 Simple Ways To Relieve Menstrual Pain Naturally

Senate to probe appointment of new NYSC DG

Fiercely loyal South Africans await Semenya athletics ruling

Italy’s Berlusconi hospitalised with kidney stone pain

Assange to be sentenced for UK bail violation on Wednesday

Tribunal orders INEC to allow Oyo governor-elect inspect election materials

Venezuela says ‘attempted coup’ under way

Police in Christchurch find suspected bomb, man arrested

Toke Makinwa Calls Out Bovi For “Unfunny Joke”

Netanyahu sworn into Israel’s new parliament after election victory

Access Bank, stakeholders seek improved approach to SDGs

Did Pero Adeniyi Shade Annie Idibia

GE CEO remains ‘confident’ in Boeing 737 MAX

FG secures release of Zainab Aliyu

China sentences another Canadian to death for drug trafficking

Senate passes 2019 budget

Watch: Yemi Alade And Rick Ross’ Colourful “Oh My Gush Remix” Video

Italy emerges from recession in first quarter

South Sudan hires US lobby group to block war crimes court

Record 26 Ebola deaths in DRCongo in a single day

North Korea slams ‘foolish and dangerous’ Pompeo

NIS begins issuance of 10-year validity int’l passport

Iyaoloja’ of Tech: Computer Village traders protest installation of market heads

Two arrested in UK over online image of Sala’s body

Xi urges youth to ‘love’ the Communist Party

Victor Anichebe: Goals, Passion

Train crushes tricyclist, passengers in Iju-Ishaga

Game Of Thrones Actors Reveal How They Felt After Arya Defeated Night King

Enjoy The Tastiness Of Grilled Salad Chicken

Want A Taste Of The Refreshing Mango Mojito

Number Of Men Are Amputating Their Penis Rises In Brazil

FACT CHECK: Murray-Bruce claim on electric cars is off the mark

Dickson declines assent to life pension for Bayelsa lawmakers

Watch: Game Of Thrones Episode 4 Preview Is Here

ICYMI: Watch The Reaction Of People After Arya Destroyed The Night King

How novel antibody suppresses HIV for four months, by research

Senate orders minister, agency to return N14.3b to treasury

Prepare for tough time, NGF tells governors

Oyewole. G. Sanmi: ‘When movement of election tribunal to another location is proper

Locating Buhari’s dilemma in emergent presidency’s mini-battles

NLC insists Kokori is Chair of NSITF board, urges Buhari to probe Ngige

Fearless judiciary as an antidote to impunity

Amnesty alleges children, women face sexual abuse in Maiduguri prison, detention facility

Atiku is Nigerian citizen by birth, lawyer says

MARKETING EDGE inaugurates award jury

Nigeria army to establish command secondary schools in Ekiti

Absenteeism at Buhari’s project commissioning in Lagos

Pakistanis win maiden Iris Smart Technologies Abuja Cricket League

Vanguard Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

8 injured in another Ibadan building collapse

NASS to transmit N8.92trn approved 2019 Appropriation Bill to Buhari Thursday

IMN: Anti-terrorism coalition takes protest to UN house

Reps to sanction RMAFC boss

IG deploys special anti-kidnapping squad to Abia, says CP

Calibration of product, services will boost local, int’l trade ‘ SON

Zainab Aliyu Vs Leah Sharibu: Are Nigerians equal’ CAN asks Buhari

Emeka Ikedi honoured at the Difference Global Awards

Partner government to promote peace, security, IG tells traditional rulers

PDP’s allegation of N14tn sleaze under Buhari laughable ‘ BMO

APC says INEC frustrating inspection of election materials in A’Ibom

Breaking: Transcorp Power Consortium acquires Afam Power Plc for N105.3bn

APC says INEC frustrating inspection of election materials in A’Ibom

Sexual harassment: 63 CSOs threaten legal action against perpetrators

New minimum wage long overdue ‘ Gov. Okowa

Firms need to measure digital marketing ROI to scale ‘ Amplify Digital

El-Zakzaky, wife need urgent medical attention abroad ‘ Experts

N219m fraud: MF Bank raises alarm of suspected EFCC compromise

Kanu’s diplomatic relation: IPOB confident of Biafra freedom

More crisis in APGA as Anambra lawmaker defects to APC

Just in: UBEC chairman released

New Interchange: Oshodi Lagos Nigeria will never be the same again

Clergy decries irregularities in Nigerian polling system

FG saves over N100bn yearly through IPPIS implementation ‘ Minister

Tribunal begins hearing of N6bn tax evasion case against ABU

Presidential panel recovers N40m from commercial bank

Breaking : Reps jerk up 2019 budget, pass N8.916tn

Breaking: Zainab Aliyu released by Saudi Arabia govt

What President Buhari appreciates ‘ Official Photographer

Anambra gov’t to pull down buildings haboring criminals

Breaking: Senate passes 2019 budget

Breaking: Ex-NAPIMS GGM, Dafe Ejebor, 46 others arrested in US

Olude vows to prove mettle at 2019 Okpekpe road race

Cambridge University to investigate links to African slave trade

Another chance for Barca’s old guard to leave heavier stamp on Europe

NISER urges govt to increase job creation efforts

Coutinho sale launched Liverpool European elite return

How armed men kidnapped UBEC Chairman, kill driver on Kaduna-Abuja highway

Establishment of new university: Why are you protesting, Okorocha asks youths

Rivers SDP reaffirms commitment to work with Wike

Man in court for allegedly posting fake picture of insane girl on Facebook

7 ships expected at Lagos ports ‘ NPA

Gov. Seriake Dickson presents staff of office to Tuomo monarch

Oyo Guber: Tribunal orders INEC to allow Makinde inspect election materials

Itsekiri group appeals for completion of Warri-Ode Itsekiri road

Court adjourns $69m suit filed by FG against Chevron, Total until July 2

Ooni’s cultural ambassador advocates unity among women

Oil prices firm as Saudi Arabia says OPEC may extend supply cuts

Traders shut Computer Village to protest installation of ‘Iyaoloja’ in Tech hub

Leadership Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

Oyetola Tasks Southwest HOS On Regional Agenda

Group Laments Gagging Of Media Practitioners

TakeFlood Alert Serious, FG Warns

Student Docked Over Possession Of Indian Hemp

NAFDAC Needs $40 Million To Purchase Fake Drug Detection Machine

Train Crushes 4 Tricycle Passengers To Death In Lagos

NMA Nominates Wike For Award Over Healthcare Delivery

Rivers: NUJ Hails Police Over Arrest Of Fake Journalist

Slovak Firm To Set Up Electric Car, Energy Bulb Plants In C/River

4 killed As Train Crushes Tricycle In Lagos

Man Arrested For Allegedly Killing 8 Family Members Of Ex-Girlfriend

Nine More Motorists Get Community Service For Flouting Traffic Laws In Edo

Davido Celebrates `Wifey’ Chioma At 24; Fans React

Police Nab 3 Suspected Kidnappers In Osun

UN Ambassador Urges Creation Of IP Commission In Nigeria

Kwara Reps-Elect Back Gbajabiamila As Speaker

Insurgency: Boko Haram Attacks Kudakay in Adamawa With 26 Feared Dead

British Airways Moves To Abuja New Airport Terminal

PDP Rejects Ajimobi’s Negotiation With Labour On Minimum Wage

Al-Makura Wants Sen. Adokwe’s Petition Thrown Out

DPR Recommend Fire Fighting Training For Tanker Drivers.

GIZ, ECOWAS, EU Partners On Improved Surveillance Against Epidemics

Investigate NDDC Over Allege Frivolities, Anti-Graft Group Tasks FG

Gunmen Abduct Taraba State University Deputy Registrar

First Bank Upscale Staff Capacity For Quality Service Delivery

Just In: FG Secures Release Of Zainab Aliyu

Model Drowns After Jumping Into Sea To Rescue Puppies

Protest Against Establishment Of New University Misleading, Unwarranted ‘ Okorocha

Police Arrests 2 Men For Murder After Bodies Were Found In Freezer

British Airways Meets Ultimatum, Relocates To New Terminal

Court Reserves Judgment In FG’s Suit Against Agip

UN Launches First Food Aid Flights In Wake Of Cyclone Kenneth

Rivers SDP Reaffirms Commitment To Work With Wike

Oil Prices Firm As Saudi Arabia Says OPEC May Extend Supply Cuts

NPA MD Commends TICT For Training Female Crane Operators

Underwriting Firms Redefining Insurance Business In 2019

Thai Cave Rescue To Be Told In Netflix Series

China Sentences Canadian Citizen To Death For Drug Trafficking

INEC Replaces Servers To Conceal Alleged Rigging ‘ PDP

Woman Left With Five Per cent Brain Capacity After Hammer Attack

Kano Govt. Pays N500m Counterpart Fund To Check Erosion

Higher Wages, A Boost To The Economy

Sri Lanka Bans Face Coverings After Suicide Attacks

Indonesia To Relocate Capital

Gov Dickson Declines Assent To ‘Life Pension Bill’ for legislators

Last PDP Lawmaker In Lagos Assembly Defects To APC

Kano Govt Pays N500m Erosion Counterpart Funding

Minimum Wage: Labour Tasks Govs On Immediate Implementation

FG Approves 20 Private Polytechnics, 4 Colleges Of Health Science, Others

Thisday Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

Senate to Probe Removal of NYSC DG

UBEC Chairman’s Abduction: Police Arrest One Suspect

Kidnapped UBEC Chairman, Daughter Regain Freedom

Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Village, Kills 26

FG Saves N500bn on IPPIS Implementation

Gunmen Abduct Taraba University Deputy Registrar

SEC DG Urges Beneficiaries of Deceased Investors to Claim their Dividends

Head of Sri Lanka’s Catholic Church Rejects Bullet-proof Car

FAAN Deploys 50 CCTV Cameras in NAIA’s New Terminal

Defection: Saraki, Dogara, 52 Others Know Fate May 17

Alleged Drug Trafficking: Saudi Arabia Releases Zainab from Detention

AEDC Denies TCN’s Claim over Apo Transmission Station’s Fire Outbreak

Senate Passes 2019 Budget

Traders Shut down Computer Village in Protest against Planned Installation of Iyaloja

NNPC: Repairs on Escravos-Lagos Gas Pipelines Completed

OPEC may Extend Supply Cuts as Oil Prices Remain Firm

Court Adjourns FG’s $69m Suit against Chevron to July 2

There Was No Secret Recruitment in NSIA Says Orji

In Kogi, Bello Presides Over a Confluence of Absurdities

Stakeholders Validate Draft Report Designed to Remove Risks in Expanding Renewable Energy Investment in Nigeria

Oyo APC Tells Gov-elect to Stop Crying Wolf over New Minimum Wage

Train Crushes Tricyclist, Passengers in Lagos

ABCON Backs CBNs Clean Note Policy

WBank Commends Osun on Infrastructural Devt.

FSDH Records 29.93% Rise in Profit After Tax

Minister Calls for Govt, Capital Market Operators Collaboration

Sterling, Parris Win FWA Awards

Ade-Ojo Offers Graduates N5m Grant

NPDCs Oil, Gas Reserve Now 3.6bbls, 15tfc

AfDB Approves US$70M Loan for Road Devt in Ebonyi

Kachikwu: Nigeria Constrained to Fund $2.5bn Refineries Repair

Illegal Mining Worries FG

Maritime Operators Task Ikpeazu on Enyimba Economic City Project

Kano Concludes Arrangements for Multi-billion-naira BRT Project

UN Commends FGs GEEP for Boosting Financial Inclusion

Nows When to Invest in Dubai Property, but Expect Little Returns

NPA Proposes Waivers Across Board for Cargo Processed in Eastern Ports

Dettol Appoints Brand Ambassador

Firm Trains Workers on Safety, Emergency Response

A Private Visit to Her Majesty the Queen

Dikko, Adepoju Count Gains of NPFL/LaLiga U-15 Tournament

Semenya Knows Fate on IAAF Testosterone Wednesday

Injury Knocks out Bailly from Ivory Coasts AFCON 2019 Squad

100 Cyclists from Nigeria, Ghana, Benin Storm Abuja for Selection

What African Players Need to Do to Be Amongst Worlds Best, By Oshodi

Nigerian Breweries Plc Throws Weight behind Okpekpe Race Again

Buhari Seeks Development of Modular Refineries, Others

Pochettino Dreams Cup Glory with Tottenham

Baru: Why Nigeria Must Unlock New Oil Reserves

The Nation Newspapers Headlines Today Wednesday 1st, May 2019

Nigeria may take 2,000 years to get adequate electricity

Nigeria has recorded investment increase in last Osinbajo

Breaking: Kidnapped Rivers oil workers regain freedom

FG, States, LGAs share N617.566bn in March

Students protest in Kano over Zainab Aliyu

Breaking: Kidnapped UBEC Chairman, daughter regain freedom

Senate to probe appointment of new NYSC DG

Photo: Zainab Aliyu after her release

Breaking: Tottenham vs Ajax line-up

Eight injured in another Ibadan building collapse

Evil spirit made me rape minor Suspect

IGP deploys special anti-kidnapping squad to Abia

Governors raised false alarm on recession CBN

Reps to sanction RMAFC boss

How to decongest prisons, by rights group

Mob kills suspected child thief

Ngige to workers: Buhari committed to leaving a bouyant economy

Ex-Gov Oni faces suspension from APC

Awosika, Nwuneli, others to speak at The Platform

2.78 million workers die globally, says Ngige

Why we jerked up budget by N90b- by Reps Appropriation Committee Chair

Five things you dont know about Zainab Aliyu

Car dealer bags five years for N19.8m fraud

FRSC goes tough against motorcyclists, tricyclists in Lagos

Okocha counts blessings celebrates daughter Danniie

Cultists flee as SPACS arrests member at funeral

We are looking for how to create more jobs Minister

Speakership: Northern groups dump Gbajabiamila for Onyejeocha

Multiple accidents claim 13 lives in Adamawa

Nigeria does not have 20m housing deficit Fashola

Police partner telecoms companies to curb kidnapping

No Excuse Not to be Like Messi, Laliga Columnist Tells Chukwueze

Police nab nine illegal bunkering suspects in Delta

Police parade three kidnappers in Osun

Transcorp wins bid for Afam power plant

Oyo Assembly nullifies sack of council bosses

Boko Haram invades Adamawa village, kills 26

Man docked for killing wife over her sexual demand

Man docked for killing his sex-hungry wife

Three men arraigned for alleged theft of N1.3m cartons of stout beer

Davido celebrates `wifey Chioma at 24

House help absconds with employers N5.1m gold necklaces

PHOTOS: Induction ceremony for new, returning governors in Aso Rock

FG laments spending 70% revenue on recurrent expenditure

Dickson writes INEC, demands change of date

Why I burnt my wife, eight family members

Reps to probe death of boys brigade in Gombe

Gunmen abduct Taraba State University Deputy Registrar

What President Buhari appreciates Official Photographer

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Nigerian Newspapers: Top Today Headlines On 20th, May 2019



Here are the Nigerian newspapers Today Headlines on Monday, May 20th, 2019 from

Punch Newspapers Headlines Today Monday 20th, May 2019

Gunmen invade hotel football viewing centre, kill one, injure many

Thousands expected to protest Alabama abortion law

Google honours Samuel Okwaraji on 55th posthumous birthday


Man City stars salute departing legend Kompany

Gunmen kill 19 at fish market in DRCongo

Ozil dines with Turkeys Erdogan during Ramadan iftar

May to make MPs a final bold offer on Brexit deal

`For Sale sign on moving vehicles illegal, says FCT VIO

Nadal beats Djokovic to win ninth Rome title

Only those who support islamisation agenda will criticise Obasanjo, Fani-Kayode tells Lamido

Ill end Apapa gridlock within my first 60 days in office Sanwo-Olu

UN peacekeeping: Nigerian soldier killed in Mali

NHRC, Abuja agencies agree on suspending nightclub raids

HDP disowns presidential candidates suit seeking to stop Buharis inauguration

Football: Italian Serie A table

VIDEO: Worshippers give Buhari Rock Star treatment at Umrah

Bomb blast hits tourist bus near Egypt pyramids, injuring 17

Injured Maradona unable to attend Cannes film festival

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Flying Eagles arrive Poland

Football: Spanish La Liga table

Atiku demands N500m, written apology from Buharis aide, Lauretta Onochie, for tweeting lies about him

UEFA unveils fans first Euro 2020 ticket policy

Sudan protesters insist on civilian head for new governing body

Bale bows out on bench as Real Madrid blow season finale

Pliskova sweeps past Konta to win Italian Open

My wife lied about her name first time we met in UK Oloye Lekan Alabi

Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title with brutal first round KO

Lassa Fever: Kebbi govt confirms six cases, one death

Raising the bar of governance by making political offices less attractive

Dealing with a talkative partner

Man Citys beating heart Kompany to leave club

Making it in Nigeria without travelling abroad

Its difficult stopping people from applying urine, breast milk, others to their eyes Amaranna Nkali

Speaking truth has landed me in trouble many times Prof, 81

Sedentary lifestyle, processed red meat, lack of exercise trigger colon cancer Expert

The darkest hour

Therell be no farming in Zamfara unless more soldiers are deployed Emir of Anka

Sacked workers sat for exams, passed interviews Fayoses aide

No employment, cronies were installed to cause crisis Fayemis commissioner

Govs who enjoy life pension pressured Dickson to reject same for us Bayelsa Speaker, Benson

LG allocations: Govs disagree with NFIU, NULGE backs agency

NGO seeks help for the poor

EFCC confirms Covenant varsity accountants arrest over theft

Multiple registrations: After JAMB, FG orders other exam bodies to sanitise process

Do not play with leg swelling

Lawals doggedness

When Banana Islands big boys gathered

Ex-govs are turning Senate to their political burial ground Sen. Nkechi Nwaogu

Between Okorocha and Fani-Kayode

Guardian Newspapers Headlines Today Monday 20th, May 2019

Uniuyo student drowns in hotel swimming pool

Fayemi presents staff of office to new Ekiti monarch

Police arrests fake soldier, serial robber

It’s a sky blue world’: City hailed as England’s best ever

Lamido cautions Obasanjo over alleged plot to islamise Nigeria through Boko Haram

Bannon presence raises hackles in France ahead of Europe polls

Eight Destinations Perfect For Bachelorette Parties

Nadal beats Djokovic to win ninth Rome title

Adamawa pilgrims to pay least Hajj fare ‘ Executive Secretary

Godfatherism comment: Mind your business, Salvador tells El-Rufai

Atiku threatens to sue Buhari’s aide over ‘damaging’ Twitter post

Atiku demands public apology from Presidential aide over alleged defamation

Saudi Arabia imposed tax on e-cigarettes, soft drinks

Police kill suspected kidnapper of UBEC Chairman

Trump calls pro-impeachment Republican ‘total lightweight

NNPC to inaugurate largest LPG storage in Benin

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Flying Eagles arrive in Poland

Thousands expected to protest Alabama abortion law

Gunmen kill 19 at fish market in northeast DR Congo

Blast hits Egypt tourist bus, 17 injured

Flatter You: Fashion That Transcends Age, Body Size And Gender

`For Sale’ sign on moving vehicles illegal

Zimbabwe secures $500m loan to ease dollar shortages

Pliskova sweeps past Konta to win Italian Open

City stars salute departing ‘legend’ Kompany

UEFA unveils ‘fans first’ Euro 2020 ticket policy

Ozil dines with Turkey’s Erdogan during Ramadan iftar

Find Out The Popular TV Show Julia Roberts Has Never Watched

Bale bows out on bench as Madrid blow season finale

Saudi calls for urgent Arab talks over Iran tensions

Avengers’ Star To Go Under Cover In Comedy Cop Flick

India gender-row sprinter Chand says she is gay

Huawei will not bow to US pressure

Swiss vote to tighten gun laws, safeguard EU relations: early results

2019 Emmy Awards: Donald Glover’s “Guava Island” Out of Race

Austrian president calls for September snap elections

Lassa Fever: Kebbi Government confirms 6 cases, one death

Yemi Alade: The Rise Of A Woman of Steel

Vincent Kompany joins Anderlecht as player-manager

After the Moon, people on Mars by 2033…or 2060

Sudan protesters want civilian as head of new ruling body

Schwarzenegger Attacked at South Africa Sports Event

Captain Kompany to leave Man City

Golden era to brand new dawn: Bayern set for major overhaul

Like champions’ – Dortmund put brave face on title misery

An incredible year’: Guardiola hails City’s history boys

Who Sold Nigeria To The British For 865k In 1899

Monaco victory virtually ensures Ligue 1 safety, Mbappe hits 32nd goal

Vanguard Newspapers Headlines Today Monday 20th, May 2019

Police confirm killing of Igbinedion varsity lecturer ‘ CP

Boko Haram: Speak as statesman, not bigot ‘ Lamido tells Obasanjo

Sanwo-Olu promises technology driven economy

North-west dangerous men : Outrageous tales from the Okada bandit, kidnapper hub

MOON-SIGHTING FOR Ramadan: 60 hours inside Sultan’s palace

Tribunal: NEC disowns presidential candidate

APC is all about Muhammadu Buhari; remove Buhari, APC is finished ‘ MBO Coordinator

Lack of help to one another encouraging poverty in our society ‘CP

Shocker: Schwarzenegger jolted by missed surprise knockout kick from South African

Illegal withdrawals, warehousing of funds ‘ : Buhari goes after govs

UN peacekeeping: Nigerian soldier killed in attacks in Mali

England beat Pakistan in 5th ODI, win series 4-0

Osinbajo pledges slots for NGE at NIPPS

OPEC considers two scenarios to adjust oil production

Fayemi presents staff of office to new Ekiti monarch

Godfatherism comment: Mind your business, Salvador tells El-Rufai

Godfatherism comment: Mind your business, Salvador tells El-Rufai

Indomie kicks-off search for 2019 Heroes Awards

Maltina Teacher of the Year: NB calls for entries

Atiku not in same democratic league with Abiola, Ekwueme ‘ BMO

Students desert hostels in Imo communities over alleged police crackdown, extortion

May 29: Ex-presidential aspirants, others threaten to boycott Buhari’s inauguration

FG disburses N12.7bn to 3 health agencies ‘ Minister

Activist introduces union to Anambra tricycle workers

Police kill ‘Shaho’ kidnap kingpin, nab gang members

Suspected traffic robber killed, another arrested in Lagos

Nigerian Doctor wins ‘Brain Tumor Research’ award in U.S.

I’m committed to your welfare, Shina Peller, assures constituents

Medical practitioners warn against traditional treatment of measles, chicken pox

How to tackle insecurity, crimes ‘ Oyo CJ

Edo traditional rulers pass vote of confidence on Obaseki, APC

Falana asks Buhari to order release of 40 in Navy’s detention

Oloto, 4 others charged with unlawful interference with property

Eze assures monarchs of imminent withdrawal of election petition

Why it’s difficult to arrest, prosecute vote buyers ‘ ICPC

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Flying Eagles arrive in Poland

Oil communities vow to protect Sahara energy’s facilities, operations

117,130.91 POS transactions carried out in first quarter 2019 ‘ NIBSS

Atiku demands N500m from Onochie for defamation

Labour decries coup talks, says Nigerians would resist any military dictatorship

How EFCC arrested 22 internet fraudsters in Sapele

Lassa Fever : 6 cases, one death confirmed in Kebbi

Google doodle celebrates posthumous birthday of late Samuel Okwaraji

Coaches salaries: Why sponsors are withholding funds ‘ NFF

Man United fans want Wilfred Ndidi at Old Trafford

Okagbare opens season’s account with 11.07secs

Nabado elected new president of Nigeria’s handball coaches body

Tell us the truth, politician urges clerics

2019 Hajj : Nasarawa pilgrims to pay N1.5m as fare

Leadership Newspapers Headlines Today Monday 20th, May 2019

Police Kill Suspected Kidnapper Of UBEC Chairman

Osinbajo Pledges Slots For NGE At NIPPS

Suspected Traffic Robber Killed, Another Arrested In Lagos

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Flying Eagles Arrive in Poland

NNPC To Inaugurate Largest LPG Storage In Benin

Central Bank Secures $500m Loan To Ease Dollar Shortages

FCT VIO Says `For Sale’ Sign On Moving Vehicles Illegal

Lassa Fever: Kebbi Confirms 6 Cases, One Death

US PGA: Koepka Extends Lead As Woods Misses Cut

The NSITF Imbroglio: The Poverty Of Leadership By NLC

Kenneth Ekhuemelo Emerges Winner Of Hymnodia Season 1

Lojede Set To Shoot Late Thomas Sankara’s Biopic

Wande Coal, Niniola, Skiibi Thrill Fans At Red Night Party

Desperate Search For The Goldmine: Review Of Gold Statue The Movie

Juju Artiste, Alaba Ultimate Set To Release ‘Breakthrough’ Album

Bayern Thrash Frankfurt, Wins 7th Consecutive Bundesliga Title

NHF AGM Ratifies Constitution

WAFU Cup: Super Falcons Beat Cote D’Ivoire On Penalties To Emerge Champions

Emefiele: Where Buhari’s Confidence In Team Work Manifests

The Boy Who Cried Wolf

Tonto Dikeh and Her 40 Seconds Ex

The Things I Do

Jordon Ibe ‘ Nigerian-Born English Player

PMB Needs More Politicians Than Technocrats As Ministers ‘ Okorie

Agony Of Electricity Consumers In Abuja

Reps Speakership: As Clock Ticks Towards Bago

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Tips Every Woman Should Know Before Colouring Their Hair

Style House Files Presents X Retail: SheTrades Edition

Business Woman Docked For Issuing Dud Cheque

Ramadan: Lawmaker ‘ elect Distributes 510 Bags Of Grains, Sugar To Constituents

New Etsu Pategi Promises To Maintain Peace, Security

Ex- NOA DG Urges Media To Remain Steadfast

Kwara Community Decries Attempt To Distort History

CNN International Commercial Appoints Phil Nelson As Chief Operating Officer

Kwara Students Protest Against Cigarette Factory In Varsity Community

Criticism Good For Human Development ‘ Obasanjo

Ganduje To Present 1, 800 Page Defence Before Tribunal

INEC Supervises FCT School Election

Anambra Police Arrest Robbery Suspect, Rescue Kidnapped Victim

Bandits’ Attacks Claim 11 Inw 5 Katsina Villages

We’ll Bring Those Behind Ariyo Aina’s Murder To Book

Group Advocates For Accessible Drinking Water

CAS Restates Commitment To Provision Of Modern Equipment For NAF

Poll Shows Johnson As Preferred Choice To Succeed May

Local Production Of Herbal Medicines Will Create Employment ‘ Minister

Osun Guber: Adeleke Files Notice Of Appeal At S/Court

Thisday Newspapers Headlines Today Monday 20th, May 2019

Edo Communities Laud Sahara Energy, Vow to Protect Firm’s Facilities, Operations

DMO: Why We Introduced FGN 30-year Bond

WASRA Guidelines on Cross-border Issuance Ready, Says SEC

Dokubo Explains Buhari’s Commitment to Amnesty Programme

Atiku Threatens to Sue Buhari’s Aide over Libellous Publication

Living Faith Church Donates Relief Materials to Nasarawa IDPs

32 Years after, FG Revives Mass Housing Project in Anambra

Intrigues as Gbemisola Saraki Eyes Kwara Ministerial Slot

Giant Steps’ As Rotimi Akeredolu Takes Marijuana to Next Level

Armed Banditry, Kidnapping Stoke Food Crisis Nationwide

Group Donates Mobility Carts to Boko Haram Victims

Taraba to Unveil Legacy Gallery

Is el-Rufai Serious about Kaduna-Abuja Road

Musing at IGP’s ‘Suicidal’ Order

Christian Group Protests Attacks on Southern Kaduna

Education Minister Urges Agencies to Emulate JAMB

Aviation Minister Gives Conditions to Avert Downgrade of Enugu Airport

LGAs Can Exercise Constitutional Powers with N’Assembly, Says Court

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Good morning, welcome to NIGERIA NEWS, we have provided all the headlines from major Nigeria Newspapers for news summary today being 20th, May 2019 Nigeria news today headlines on Monday, 20th of May 2019 and here is the top headlines news summary in Nigeria curated by NIGERIA NEWS for your online reads. enjoy

1. Niger guber: Tribunal rules in favour of PDP

Niger State governorship election petition tribunal has struck out the application by counsel to the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate and incumbent governor, Abubakar Bello, seeking to disqualify the lead counsel to the petitioner and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Umar Nasko

The lead counsel to Governor Bello and APC, Mr. Samuel Okutepa, SAN, had at the resumed sitting in Minna, sought the tribunal to disqualify Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako who is the leading counsel to the PDP candidate on the grounds that he (Ndayako) was the running mate to the petitioner in the election.

Mr. Okutekpa in the application vehemently objected to Abdulmalik Ndayako representing the petitioner, arguing that he was an active participant in the matter that brought about the petition.


2. Kano: Ganduje dares Emir Sanusi, reveals why he won’t reverse creation of new emirates

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has assured that the newly additional four Emirates have come to stay, insisting that, they were created in good faith without any disdainful treatment to anybody or group of individuals.

He said this on Sunday while insisting that the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi is no longer the only first class monarch in the state.

Reiterating his complete and total support for smooth running of all the newly created Emirates in the state, he further challenged that, “As a son of a Village Head (Dagaci) how can I do something that would jeopardise the corporate existence of our long standing heritage?

3. Nigerian govs warn Buhari govt as direct allocation to LGs begins June

Governors of the 36 States in Nigerian have opposed the Buhari government’s announcement that direct allocation to local government councils will begin June 1.

The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) had announced a ban on transactions on state and local governments joint accounts.

The NFIU also placed a limit on cash withdrawals from local governments accounts to a maximum of N500,000 per day.

4. FG reacts to killing of Nigeria soldier in Mali

The Federal Government has condemned in the strongest term, the attacks on the UN Peace Keepers by unidentified assailants that led to the death of a Nigerian UN peacekeeper in Timbuktu, northern Mali.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said this in a statement by its Acting Spokesperson, Friday Akpan, on Sunday in Abuja

The UN Secretary General, Mr Antonio Gettress, had said the attacks, which occurred in separate incidents in Tessalit and Timbuktu, left four other UN peacekeepers, including another Nigerian injured.

5. Electric cars: What Dino Melaye did to Ben Bruce – Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central district at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has revealed what happened to Senator Ben Murray Bruce when he introduced the bill for electric cars to the Senate.

DAILY POST had reported that the Senate, rejected a bill seeking to phase out the use of petrol-powered cars in Nigeria and adopt those powered by electricity.

The bill was sponsored by Senator representing Bayelsa East, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce.

In the bill, the lawmaker had argued that it would be cheaper to use electric-powered cars than the current petrol cars being used in Nigeria.

6. Atiku slams N500m suit on Buhari’s aide, Onochie for linking him to terrorists

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has asked Lauretta Onochie, an aide of President Muhammadu Buhari, to tender apology and pay him N500 million for linking him to terrorists.

This was contained in a letter by Mike Ozekhome, lawyer to the presidential candidate.

On May 7, Onochie had tweeted that the former vice-president was on a United Arab Emirates (UAE) watch list.

“Atiku on UAE watchlist- Security sources,” Buhari’s aide tweeted.

“Security operatives in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are keeping a close tab on a former Nigerian Vice Pres Atiku Abubakar who has been in the Middle East nation for several weeks now What is he doing there?

“Me: Shopping for Terrorists?”

7. Transfer: Solskjaer, Woodward clash over Pogba’s move to Real Madrid

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is prepared to let Paul Pogba join Real Madrid this summer in a £120million move, the UK Sun reports.

Pogba was seen as key to Solskjaer’s rebuilding project at Old Trafford, when he took over last December.

The France midfielder was keen on joining Barcelona last summer and, despite a mid-season upturn in performances, he remains keen on leaving the club and is said to have informed Solskjaer of his desire to join Real Madrid.

United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, believes losing Pogba to the Spanish giants would be a major blow to United’s image and reputation across the world.

8. Police arrest school gardener over alleged murder of SS3 Student

The Lagos State Police Command, on Sunday said it arrested a gardener in a secondary school

over an alleged murder of a Senior Secondary school student.
The Command’s spokesman, DSP Bala Elkana confirmed the arrest in a statement on Sunday.

According to Elkana, on May 16, at about 2.40pm, Iponri Police Station received a complaint from Jubril Martins Memorial Grammar School Iponri.

9. Police confirm killing of Igbinedion varsity lecturer in Edo

The Edo Commissioner of Police, Mr Mohammed DanMallam, on Sunday confirmed the killing of a lecturer with the Igbinedion University, Okada, near Benin, by suspected kidnappers.

DanMallam said the lecturer, Kelvin Izebeokhai, was killed in an attempted escape bid when the victims were being marched into the forest by the kidnappers.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that the gunmen were said to be operating near Okada junction along the Benin-Lagos highway.

10. Uniuyo student drowns in hotel swimming pool

A 100 level student of the University of Uyo, identified as Kingsley Etim, reportedly drowned in the swimming pool of De Vegas Paradise Hotel in Uyo, on Saturday during a pool party.

Confirming the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Akwa Ibom, SP Odiko Macdon, described the incident as unfortunate.

He said that the Command had commenced preliminary investigation into the matter to unravel more facts concerning the incident, as the police did not foreclose a foul play.


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