Nigerian Newspapers: Top Today Headlines On 27th, April 2019
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Here are the Nigerian newspapers Today Headlines on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 from

Punch Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 27th, April 2019

Keita puts title-chasing Liverpool ahead in opening seconds

Brazils prisons massively overcrowded Reports

Platform shoes are terrible for your ankles, feet, and overall posture Doctor


Bayern friendly against China postponed

Weinstein sex abuse hearing to be held in secret

Qatar to abolish exit visa system by 2019

Nishikori battles into Barcelona semis

Militarydestroys 500 drums of adulterated diesel, two cars

Parrot arrested for warning drug couriers of Police presence

Premier League: Rodgers happy to help out tenant Klopp

Lagos rerun: Police restrict movement at Ifelodun/Ajeromi

Biden hits back at Trump, defends his interactions with women

37 suspected militants jailed in Mozambique

Fear Allah, make food prices affordable, imam tells traders as Ramadan approaches

Robben back in training, Ribery not yet 100 per cent

My husband is too sex hungry and often rapes me, wife alleges after 16-year union

Emiliano Salas father Horacio dies aged 58

Gucci owner Kering to pay record fine: reports

Taraba varsity shut down indefinitely as students plan protest

Court dissolves seven-year marriage as wife claims she thought husband was a Muslim

Spurs boss Pochettino says Ajax weekend off is not fair

Three killed as Kaduna imposes curfew on Kajuru

Delaney warns Dortmund ahead of high stakes derby

Army redeploys NYSC DG, Kazaure, appoints Ibrahim

New salary hasnt been approved for Armed Forces DHQ

Arsenal need to build confidence, says Emery

Hunters arrest two suspects over Ekiti killing

Man kills wife, threatens to kill her suspected lovers

Driver allegedly strangles ex-employers wife to death

Chelsea face tough task to match Liverpool, Man City quality Sarri

Buhari has embarked on unknown voyage PDP

Yahoo Yahoo controversy: Who do you support Simi or NairaMarley

Sri Lankan Catholic leader betrayed by intelligence failures

Sterling honoured with award for fighting racism

Man City, Liverpool have set new Premier League standards, says Guardiola

UPDATED: Buhari sends foreign minister to Guinea-Bissau, Benin Republic

Kvitova comes from behind to reach Stuttgart semis

Sri Lanka police chief resigns over bombings

Two Chinese construction workers kidnapped in Ebonyi

Getting that smart home of your choice

Guardiola urges caution from City, Man Utd seek Chelsea redemption

Neymar headlines returning cast as PSG target French Cup

Facebook sues over sale of fake engagement services to users

Solskjaer confident that Pogba will stay at Man Utd

Three dead, 14 missing after blast in east Ukraine mine

Man City fighting like animals for Premier League, says Fernandinho

Why doctors are leaving Nigeria

Handwashing habit can save Nigeria from 150,000 annual deaths Epidemiologist

Buhari wont interfere in NASS leadership tussle, says Ndumes associate

Guardian Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 27th, April 2019

Senate committee gives final ultimatum on ending Apapa gridlock

NEMA moves to rescue kidnapped staff

Homecoming ’19: When Lagos Hosted The World ‘For The Culture

Man murders boss’s wife after getting sacked

Collaboration key to oil, gas sector development ‘ Baru

Corbyn to boycott Trump dinner

Biden makes Trump ‘look very young,’ US president says

Farmers to access free advisory services on cassava production via mobile phone ‘ IITA

Arsenal need to build confidence, says Emery

EKEDC apologises to consumers over poor electricity supply

Buhari donates $500,000 to Guinea Bissau for election

Burundi’s Faty dies aged 28 in league match

Trump: we paid North Korea nothing for Warmbier’s release

FG allows foreign doctors to treat El-Zakzaky, wife

Watch: Korede Bello Releases Visuals To New Single “Mr Vendor”

Emiliano Sala’s father Horacio dies aged 58

AfDB approves $70m loan for road project in Ebonyi

Avengers End Game: Google ‘Thanos’ See How Your Search Results Turn To Dust

Nigeria’s capacity to attract investment enormous: Hamda Ambah

Man City fighting ‘like animals’ for Premier League, says Fernandinho

CBN reiterates pledge to empower women, others through microfinancing

Neymar headlines returning cast as PSG target French Cup

There’s A New ‘Men In Black’ Movie And It Stars Chris Hemsworth

Kizz Daniel Drops Lit Video For “Poko”

Five things to look for in Serie A

Tottenham eye finish line as top-four rivals falter

Nigeria becomes first African team to win world curling championship match

Redouble fight against malaria, Nweke Jr. urges government, corporate bodies

Xi says will abolish anti-competitive subsidies to Chinese firms

Kaduna government imposes 24-hour curfew amidst violence

NAFDAC denies report of 70 per cent fake medicines in Nigeria

Google Gives Users The Power Of The Gauntlet As It Launches Thanos Snap Effect

North Korea’s Kim says US acting in ‘bad faith

Huawei leak scandal rocks UK government

Interesting Events Happening In Lagos This Weekend

NNPC says has no plans to relocate NGMC to Abuja

OPPO Unveils Marvel Avengers Endgame Limited Edition Smartphone Today

Guardiola urges caution from City, Man Utd seek Chelsea redemption

Struggling Madrid held to goalless draw by Getafe

First death as Cyclone Kenneth hits Mozambique

Okorocha sets up governing councils for new tertiary institutions

Russ Teams Up With Davido For “All I Want”

Yahoo’ In Music: Nigeria Is Broken

Emmanuel Amuneke earning his stripes on the continent

Harvard Business School Denies Offering Blac Chyna Admission

Watch: Taylor Swift Is Having Some “ME!” Time With New Single

Over 200 farmers to benefit from NIRSAL MFBs lending

Goje to declare for Senate presidency after approval of 2019 budget

Kogi civil servants now beg to feed, says NLC

Vanguard Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 27th, April 2019

Bolton Wanderers players to boycott games over unpaid wages

NFF clears Star Plus FC for FA cup final

Border community development agency intervenes on critical projects in Jigawa

Ekiti herders’ killings: Joint security team arrests 2 suspects

Police arrest 36 suspected criminals, recover 486 livestock in Kaduna

Anchor Borrowers: Association lauds CBN, ABP for acquiring 600 tractors

Commonwealth society reiterates support for Nigeria

Sri Lankan PM apologises over failure to protect victims from Sunday attacks

It’s unfair for Ajax to get rest while Tottenham play this weekend, Pochettino says

Adamawa governorship tribunal promises speedy dispensation of Justice

UK opposition leader Corbyn, refuses to attend Trump’s state dinner

Satumari v Ndume: Tribunal fixes May 1, for pre-hearing

FG woos private sector in `Clean Nigeria’ campaign

Collaboration key to oil, gas sector development ‘ Baru

2019 APGA primaries: We generated N1.3bn from sale of forms ‘ Chairman

Just in: Boy, 13, dies in a well in Kano

PHOTOS: EFCC clamps down on Abuja internet fraudsters

Osun West Senatorial District: Court urged to order Adeleke’s vacation of Seat

We must inculcate knowledge of drums in younger generations ‘ Amosun

New salary hasn’t been approved for armed forces ‘ Headquarters

PUFF ADDER: Rights group tasks Police on professionalism in Ebonyi

Future Leaders Connect: Shaping clear path towards building global network

Stop storing fuel in your cars, Fire service warns Nigerians

Buhari commissions state-of-the-art Yemi Osinbajo Primary School in Maiduguri

4 bank wire fraudsters in EFCC net

AfDB to approve $70m loan for road project in Ebonyi

Nigeria losing 3b dollars annually to piracy ‘ Commission

Revealed: How Nigeria loses N3b annually

Nigerian Army redeploys Kazaure as NYSC gets new Director General

President Buhari greets Prince Tony Momoh at 80

Former captain Ibanez to manage France after World Cup

Security: Stop globetrotting, commit resources, energy in resolving conflicts ‘ Group to governors

Breaking: Inspector General of Police resigns over Sri Lanka attacks

Viral video: We don’t mutilate humans ‘ Army

Fans’ favorite faces death on Sunday’s ‘Game of Thrones

Court orders businessman to pay N45, 000 for cheating friend in pig sale

Buhari complied with all court orders as a military head of state ‘ Falana

Buhari’s UK trip: You can say is for medical trip ‘ Femi Adesina

Solskjaer confident that Pogba will stay at Man Utd

Man City fighting ‘like animals’ for Premier League, says Fernandinho

No plans to relocate NGMC to Abuja ‘ NNPC

Redouble fight against malaria, Nweke Jr. urges government, corporate bodies

In South East, number of deaths caused by fake drugs escalating

They want to kill me because I exposed their failures- Fanwo

Armed men kidnap two Chinese workers in Ebonyi

Kaduna imposes curfew in Kajuru

3 dead, 14 missing after blast in East Ukraine mine

FG registers over 3m poor, vulnerable Nigerians in Social Register

NEDC: Another drain pipe

Leadership Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 27th, April 2019

Court Jails 37 Suspected Militants

NEMA Intensifies Move To Rescue Kidnapped Staff

Trump Rejects UN Arms Trade Treaty

Lagos Pardons 14 Prison Inmates, Coverts Death Row For 20 Others To Life Imprisonment

Court Dismisses Certificate Forgery Suit Against Hon. Idrisu

FG Urges Stakeholders To Key Into Open Defecation-Free Nigeria By 2025

FG Decries Dwindling Fortunes Of Cocoa Production

NFF Clears Star Plus FC For FA Cup Final

Oyo Opens Negotiation With Labour On Minimum Wage

Kebbi State House Of Assembly frowns At Energy Theft, Vandalism Of Power Infrastructure

Collaboration Key To Oil, Gas Sector Development ‘ Baru

Fidelity Bank Shareholders Approve N3.19bn Final Dividend For 2018

3-Shift Duty: Obaseki Hails Acting IGP On Change In Work Structure

Business Reforms: Edo Unveils, Links 30 Startups To Investors

Police Apprehend 34 Suspects For Various Criminal Offences In Kaduna

Intellectual Property Day: Obaseki Advocates Support Structures, Synergy, Funding To Drive Innovation

Sterling Honoured With Award For Fighting Racism

Malaria: Ogun Offers Residents Free Test, Drugs

Edo, NEMA Roll Out Agric Intervention Programme For Farmers Affected By Flood

Arewa Group Chides Tinubu Over Alleged Attack On Saraki, Dogara

I Have No Plans To Dump PDP ‘ Ortom

Multiple Registration: NECAS Urges CBN To Screen Farmers

Nigeria, Saudi Arabia To Partner On Oil & Gas Infrastructure Development

Court Remands Man For Allegedly Destroying 38 Economic Trees

Trump Says No Money Paid To North Korea For Warmbier’s Release

No Money Paid To North Korea For Warmbier’s Release ‘ Trump

Society Calls For Equal Opportunities In Tech Space

Lebanon, Netherlands Enhance Bilateral Cooperation ‘ Envoy

MSF Urges Immediate Evacuation Of Refugees, Migrants Out Of Libya

4 Docked Over Alleged Theft Of Motor Spare Parts

AfDB Approves $70m Loan For Road Project In Ebonyi

Nigeria Losing 3b Dollars Annually To Piracy ‘ Commission

YIAGA AFRICA Assesses Deployment Of PVT In 2019 Elections

EU Reports Sharp Drop In Unaccompanied Minors Seeking Asylum

I No Longer Love My Husband’, Divorce Seeking Wife Tells Court

Rivers: Why I Abstained From Voting For LG Chairmen Suspension ‘ Female Lawmaker

Shake Up: Nigerian Army Redeploy 8 Senior Officers

NIPR, Politics Today Honour Achievers Tomorrow As Kaduna Host Eminent Nigerians

Nicklaus’s Record In Crosshairs ‘ Tiger Woods

Driver Arraigned For Stealing N1.6m Car

Tragedy As Father Of Cardiff City Striker Emiliano Sala Dies

World’s Highest Highway Tunnel Opens To Traffic In Tibet

NAFDAC Denies Report Of 70 per cent Fake Medicines In Nigeria

NLO League To Kick Off May 23 ‘ Official

12,300 children unvaccinated in Nasarawa ‘ WHO

YIAGA AFRICA To Deploy PVT Technology For Kogi, Bayelsa Elections

Again, Kaduna Govt. Imposes 24-Hour Curfew On Kajuru LGA

Terragon, A Leading Force In Data & Marketing Technology Company In Africa

Korean Firm Tackles Malaria With New Drug

Thisday Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 27th, April 2019

NSE Market Capitalisation Sheds N68bn

Collaboration Key to Oil, Gas Sector Devt, Says NNPC GMD

Army Makes New Postings, Names Gen Ibrahim NYSC DG

Elections: Buhari Sends Onyeama to Guinea Bissau, Benin Republic

Nigerian State and Its Many Orphans: Reflecting on Helen Paul

Rabiu: CIPM Does Not Tolerate Quacks

NCC: Nigeria Loses $3bn Annually to Piracy

Microfinancing: CBN Commits to Empowering Women, Others

Emiliano Sala’s Father, Horacio, Dies of Heart Attack

YSL Beauty, Grey Goose Host American Model Jordyn Woods at Homecoming Festival

Kaduna Imposes 24-hour Curfew on Kajuru Community

Amuwo Odofin Residents Lament Defeat of PDP Lawmaker in Lagos Assembly

Late Suntai Not Qualified to Fly Crashed Aircraft, Says AIB

CAN Urges Govt to Secure Kajuru Communities

Economist Hails FIRS over Cost-cutting Reforms

Ambode Orders Appointees to Submit Handover Notes

Magistrates Visit Police Cells to Check Human Rights Abuse, Falana Reveals

Ngige Clarifies Position on Brain Drain

Elumelu Urges Govts to Create Favourable Tax Policies

Yakubu Toying with Imprisonment, Atiku Warns

Arise Fashion Week: Showcasing Africa to the World

Miss Aviation NigeriaQueens: Ready to Take the World by Storm

Iyke Kanu Fetes Widows, Youths at Easter

Renowned Irish Singer, Bono of ONE Campaign Visits Vice President Osinbajo

Rosemary Onugha: Passion for Slum Kids

Custodian Preaches Purity as Olokun Festival Holds in Ile Ife

The Birth of LVI Art Gallery

Anave Movie Tackles Infant-Maternal Mortality Rates

Wizkid, Wande Coal Thrill at Arise Fashion Week

When AY Live, Laff Mattaz Unleashed Trails of Happiness

RMB Nigeria Launches Online Transactional Banking Platform

Maritime Stakeholders Urge FG to Implement Zero Tax for Ship Acquisition

Air Passenger Traffic Rises as Economy Recovers

Group Reiterates Commitment to Competitive Maritime Sector

NIMASA Promotes IMO Rep, 255 Officers

Sanusi: We Must Break the Jinx that Nigerian Airlines Dont Last Long

Need to Embrace Trade Facilitation

Ethiopia Airlines: Setting the Pace in Africa

Immigration Activities at MMIA has Enhanced Ease of Doing Business

SAA Support Emerging Businesses in Nigeria

Travellers Commend Air Peace

Emirates, SpiceJet Seal Deal

Rabiu: CIPM Does Not Tolerate Quacks

CBN to Implement New Collateral Mgt Regime

Sangos Suspension as Plateau PDP Chairman Ridiculous, Says Useni

In Ekiti, Its End of the Road for Segun Oni

The 1979 Constitution and its Legacy of Catastrophic Success of Governments

Human Capital and National Security

NPFL: Insurance Ends Rangers 13-game Unbeaten Run, Now Sixth

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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

Senate Confirmation: A Voteof Confidence on Emefiele

As Central Bank Moves to Finance Creativity

A Case for Stricter Anti-Money Laundering Compliance

The Huge Data Rip-off in Nigeria

Making Oil & Gas Projects Viable in Niger Delta

Piracy: Changing a Wrong Perception of Nigeria

Why NNPC Must be Sold Now!

What Are Bulkachuwas Options

Kogi Governorship and the West/Central Challenge

Edo Politics: Why Political Gluttons want Obasekis Removal

When an Ex-convict Blackmails

Sowumi: Atiku Is More Patriotic Than Those Who Set the Nation…

ANTHONY SANI: Alleged Plans to Oust Buhari Must be Investigated

Enelamah: Weve Reached Point of No Return on Economic Zones Company

Eighth Senate, Ekweremadu and National Security

Ending Environmental Terrorism in Bayelsa the Dickson Way

Presidential Amnesty Programme: Then and Now

Emeka Offor: Celebrating A Conscientious Giver

Talkin about a Revolution

Man City Thrash Watford 6-0, Complete Domestic Treble

Bundesliga: Bayern Trounce Frankfurt, Beat Dortmund to Title

Wilfred Ndidi: Can Leicester Ward-off Man Uniteds Prying Eyes

Massari: Nigeria Will Excel in Africa Track championship

City Target Record Domestic Treble against Watford

A Cure for Many Types Depression

YINKA DAVIES: Being on Stage Helps Me to Think Clearly

Concern Mounts Over Possible Share Manipulation in MTN’s NSE Listing

FG: We Have Credible Evidence Atiku, PDP Want to Subvert Nigeria

NPA Terminates Intels Pilotage Contract over Failure to Remit $145.84m

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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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