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Nigerian Newspapers: Top Today Headlines On 4th, May 2019



Here are the Nigerian newspapers Today Headlines on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 from

Punch Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 4th, May 2019

BREAKING: Semenya wins Doha 800m in first race since gender ruling defeat

Prime minister vows to resign if parliament raises teachers salaries

57 soldiers become sick from food poisoning at military canteen


Teenage tricycle operator allegedly stabs colleague to death with scissors

FG delegation meets Miyetti Allah in Birnin Kebbi

Police arrest nine robbery suspects, recover AK-47 in Enugu

Govt gives albino citizens personal emergency alarms

Second Niger Bridge amongst Buharis priority projects Osinbajo

Lawmaker urges sellers to serve warm beer to curb alcoholism

Garin shocks world number three Zverev in Munich quarter-finals

Champions League: Guardiola counts on Liverpool bouncing back

Ex-Head of State Gowon reportedly slumps at Ejoors funeral

Liverpool ambitious for Premier League title, says Klopp

Doctor infects 65 kids, 25 others with HIV

Woman allegedly poses as police supt to defraud chief magistrate

Fayemi reviews Fayoses last-minute recruitment of 2,000 workers

43% of Nigerian children engaged in child labour ILO

Nine migrants die as boat sinks off Turkey

Court sacks APC Adamawa Rep-elect

Woman allegedly defrauds magistrate by posing as Police officer

Three million people to evacuate as Bangladesh braces for cyclone Fani

Madrid Open favourite Osaka recaptures spark

US job creation surges in April as unemployment hits 49-year low

Man kidnaps toddler at MFM, demands N1.6m, N5,000 recharge card as ransom

Research gives hope, as HIV can be prevented after unprotected sex

Prince Charles, wife Camilla to meet Merkel during Berlin visit

Everything is possible Favre revives Dortmund title hopes

Police chief sacked over serial killings negligence

Ex-Works minister Ogunlewe set to join APC

Man City overtake Man Utd as most valuable Premier League club

Osinbajo tours states to assess TraderMoni impact, inspects Second Niger Bridge

Murder: Court remands herdsman in Ilorin prison

Game of Thrones director offers Nigerian actor role in Warner Bros film

Ex-Works minister Ogunlewe dumps PDP, joins APC

Court remands herdsman over alleged murder

PSGs Mbappe slapped with three match ban

Indian High Commission, LightYear Entertainment To Honour Mahatma Gandhi In Indo African Peace Festival

Assange UK bail sentence disproportionate

Solsjkaer to stick with struggling De Gea

Man survives after falling 300-foot into raging volcano

Cattle rustling: Mob kills six people in Zamfara

Actor Peter Mayhew who played Chewbacca in `Star Wars dies

Catholic Church decries insecurity in Taraba

Liverpools Keita out for the season

FEC approves N9.2bn for model schools, roads, HIV/AIDs control

Sri Lanka attack mastermind used chatrooms to sway suicide bombers

Pakistans ex-PM Sharif to return to jail after bail rejected

PropertyMart On A Continuous Journey To Deliver Affordable Housing

Emery cautious as Lacazette, Aubameyang edge Arsenal towards Europa League final

Guardian Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 4th, May 2019

Don Jazzy Reveals Tiwa Savage Was Asked To Leave Mavin Records Four Years Ago

Seun Kuti Comes Down Hard On Yahoo Boys And Corrupt Politicians

Drama as Gowon slumps, recovers at late David Ejoor’s burial

FG restates commitment to national unity

Okoye, former Aso Rock Chaplain loses wife

How Jameson Held It Down At Homecoming 2019

Novartis holds International Cardio-Metabolic Summit for healthcare specialists in Nigeria

Bello condoles with Melaye over mother’s death

Fani-Kayode debunks defection rumours

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Again, court sacks Adamawa APC Rep-elect

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle’s Baby May Have Been Born

Ekiti government reviews Fayose’s last minute recruitment of 2,000 workers

Assange UK bail sentence ‘disproportionate’: UN experts

Ondo community, CAN mourn late Bishop Ogunele

Everything is possible’ – Favre revives Dortmund title hopes

Swimsuits and innuendo: UK’s new female defence minister

5G conference warns on security as Huawei controversy rages

Former minister Ogunlewe dumps PDP, joins APC

Minimum wage: economist urges states, LGAs to comply

Solsjkaer to stick with struggling De Gea

Ogunlewe dumps PDP, joins APC

Man City overtake Man Utd as most valuable Premier League club

Nasarawa varsity matriculates 6,000 new students

Oyo CJ tasks committee on efficiency, justice delivery, prison de-congestion

PSG’s Mbappe slapped with three match ban

World Press Freedom Day: Bayelsa NUJ seeks security for journalists

Liverpool’s Keita out for the season

Lawmaker expresses fear of insecurity, says he can’t go to his village

Lil Wayne Dubs JAY-Z The G.O.A.T

Liverpool must dig deep to keep Man City title fight alive

Emery cautious as Lacazette, Aubameyang edge Arsenal towards Europa League final

Sarri defends benching Hazard in Chelsea Europa League stalemate

NMA bemoans exodus of doctors to foreign countries

FBI sent undercover investigator to meet Trump aide

Treatment prevents sexual HIV transmission among gay men: study

New Zealand Prime Minister Ardern to marry long-time partner

Main UK parties take Brexit battering in local elections

Facebook Bans Controversial Black ActivistLouis Farrakhan, Infowars

Pakistan police arrest doctor after 90 infected by HIV syringe

Two dead as monster cyclone batters eastern India

Guaido calls for protests at military bases as Maduro rallies troops

Health minister disagrees with Ngige, says doctors leaving Nigeria is sad

Star War’s “Chewbecca” Actor Is Dead

Reps consider report on Sports Bill

Ganduje sacks Permanent Secretaries

BBMAs 2019: Kelly Clarkson Undergoes Surgery After Hosting Awards

Umahi vows to demystify politics, appointments in Ebonyi

Bindow, aides entitled to severance benefits – CSO

Vanguard Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 4th, May 2019

Death toll rises to 87 in South Africa floods

Food poisoning hits 57 soldiers

Gombe relaxes curfew in some areas

Police arrest 9 armed robbery suspects, recover AK47, locally-made guns in Enugu

UK strongly behind Nigeria in fight against insurgents

Coronation: Al-Makura spit fire, threaten monarchs in Nasarawa

PDP condoles with senator Dino Melaye over mother’s death

Coronation:Thai king conducts final rituals, to pardon prisoners

Again, another Nigerian allegedly killed by South African Police

Breaking: FG delegation in closed door meeting with leaders of Miyetti Allah

NSE All-Share Index sustains growth by 0.14%

Gowon, Okowa, Obaseki, Buratai hail memory of General Ejoor

Consider south-east for key appointment ‘ APYF urges Buhari

Gowon, Obaseki, Okowa, others bid Ejoor farewell

Owerri sports club upgrades facilities

After football, aspiring Qatari athletes set sights on track

Almakura threatenes monachs over killings in Nasarawa

Petroleum marketers advise NASS against interfering with PEF mandate

How Doctor infects 65 kids, 25 others with HIV

Bandits relocating to Kaduna, Kano, Niger ‘ Nigerian Army

Why we petitioned NBTE against IMT ‘ ASUP leaders

Army reorganises exercise to tackle resurgence of banditry

Al-Makura presents staff of office to new Emir of Lafia

Police to finish Kidnappers, bandits, armed robbers, as force launch ‘Operation Puff Adder’ in C/River

Breaking: MTN appoints Sanusi as non-executive director

Court nullifies Adamawa APC Rep-elect’s election over forgery

Gender based violence on increase in Nigeria ‘ Study reveals

You must respect fundamental Human rights, CP warns Officers

Ondo community, CAN mourn late Bishop Ogunele

BREAKING: Tension in Delta as Gowon slumps during final military salute to Maj Gen Ejoor

More young people attempting suicide by overdose, Study indicates

Press Freedom: Journalists must be shielded from oppression ‘ lawyers

Just in: Former Aso Rock Chaplain loses wife

Why persons suffering from depression need close monitoring ‘ Psychologist

Boko Haram: I can’t travel to my village and sleep, Northern Lawmaker fumes

Game of Thrones” director offers Nigerian actor role in Warner Bros film

Everything is possible’ ‘ Favre revives Dortmund title hopes

Sergio Pugliese to lead the African Energy Chamber in Angola

FEC approves N4.6bn for construction of 7 Model Schools, N1.6bn for supply of anti-retroviral drugs

Muslim groups hail FG on release of Zainab Aliyu, Ibrahim Abubakar

Brain Drain: NMA bemoans exodus of doctors to foreign countries

Muslim groups hail FG on release of Zainab Aliyu, Ibrahim Abubakar

New NYSC DG assumes office Friday

Reviewed Nigeria’s internet identity will boost FDI ‘ NITDA DG

NASS Leadership : APC dragged to court over exclusion of South-East

Delta Students appeal to Okowa to re-appoint Ezechi in next administration

Onuesoke condemns bad state of East-West Road, demands immediate completion

The rate personnel lose their lives, weapons to criminal of grave concern ‘ IGP

In no-man’s land’: Roger Federer taking ‘baby steps’ on clay return

Leadership Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 4th, May 2019

PMB To Receive UN General Assembly’s President

World Press Freedom Day: Hold Government Accountable US Consulate Tells Nigeria Media

Nigeria Retrogressing On Press Freedom ‘ CDD

Club Raid: Police Set-up Team To Investigate Rape Allegations

Between The Poor Eating The Rich And Students Killing Themselves

Ogoni Cleanup And The Tower Parable (1)

NSE All-Share Index Sustains Growth By 0.14%

Okpekpe Race: Police to deploy Snipper Dogs, Horses, Choppers

Kelly Clarkson Undergoes Surgery After Hosting BM Awards

Dengue Virus Kills 15, Puts 15,000 On Danger List

Police Arrest 9 Armed Robbery Suspects, Recover AK47, Locally-Made Guns In Enugu

Nigerians Will Feel Impact Of Current Administration ‘ Minister

PDP Condoles with Senator Dino Melaye over Mother’s Death

Aspirant Urges PMB To Sign Electoral Bill Before Bayelsa, Kogi Polls

Saraki Condoles With Melaye Over Mother’s Death

Insecurity: Police, MACBAN to Work Together to End Armed Banditry in Nigeria

Niger Delta: Lack of Mentorship, Empowerment Cause of Cultism, Crime -NGO

Obaseki, Uber Management Parley On Investment Partnership

Corruption: Ex-militants Threaten To Lock-down East West Road

JUST IN: Gowon Slumps During Final Military Salute To Maj Gen Ejoor

Students Reject GMOs; Call For Protection And Promotion 0f Indigenous Farming System

Police launches Operation Puff Adder in C/River

Dying Reading Culture: Inmates Appeal for Access To Open University Library

NUT Condemns Zamfara School Attack

Nigeria U.S Based Investors Re-Affirms NGF Fears Over Looming Recession

MURIC Faults CAN On Zaynab, Leah Comparison

Police Parades 19 For Attempted Murder, Cultism, Kidnapping In C/River

GEZAWA 4.5bn Commodity Market To be Established In Kano Soon ‘-Binchang

Gowon, Obaseki, Okowa, Buratai, Others Pay Last Respect To Gen David Ejoor

IAPF to Showcase Gandhi: The Musical, Game of Peace Concert, Peace Exhibition, Others in Lagos

Don Advocates Increased Budget Allocation To Boost Agriculture

Obaseki’s Startup Fund Will Spur Entrepreneurship In Edo ‘ Aide

Ex-NUJ VP Tasks Union On Pre-Retirement Programme for Journalists

ILO, FG Target National Work Plans To Eliminate Child Labour

Don Advocates Increased Budget Allocation To Boost Agriculture

Police Launches Operation Puff Adder In C/River

Ekiti Varsity Debunks Dearth Of Toilet Facilities

Press Freedom Day: IPC Cautions On Fake News

Crisis Looms In Ekiti Over Chieftaincy Tussle

NAFDAC To Continue Clamp-Down On Substandard Products

Social Media, Fake News Threat To Journalism ‘ Stakeholders

World Press Freedom Day: NUJ Seeks Security For Journalists

Northern Youth Urged To Shun Hard Drugs

Scientists Find `Oldest Human’ Footprint In Americas

Merkel Visits EU Security Training Mission In Niger

Sterling Slips As Investors Book Profits Ahead Of Services Sector Survey

FTM Wins 2019 UN SDG Global Mobiliser Award

Cyclone Slams Indian Temple Town After Million People Flee Homes

Saudi Oil Output May Rise In June, U.S. May Not Get Extra Exports It Wants

Thisday Newspapers Headlines Today Saturday 4th, May 2019

FG Delegation Meets Miyatti Allah Leaders overHerdsmen/Farmers’ Clashes

Gowon, Obaseki, Okowa, Others Bid Ejoor Farewell

Former Aso Rock Chaplain Loses Wife

Congo Ebola Death Toll Nears 1,000, Says WHO

No Good Governance without Press Freedom, Says Saraki

Ogunlewe Set to Dump PDP for APC

FEC Approves N9.2bn for Model Schools, Others

FMN Launches Golden Penny Jollof Noodles

Ganduje Fires 33 Permanent Secretaries

AfDB Urges FG to Return to Sustainable Path of Manufacturing Production

Katsina Election Petitions Tribunal Receives Two Petitions

Saraki Commiserates with Melaye over Mother’s Death

I’ve Nothing to do with Sugar’s Killers, Says Ajimobi

Organisers Announce Date for MBGN 2019

Performance Key to My 2022 Succession Plan, Fayemi Tells Appointees

Apapa Gridlock: NPA Set to Commission Two Transit Trailer Parks

Ethiopian Airline Debunks Allegations of High Fares on Enugu Route

Minimum Wage: Obaseki to Set up Joint C’ttee to Accelerate Implementation

Mass Exodus of Medical Workers to End Soon, FG Promises

Oyo APC Accuses Gov-elect of Being Haunted by Electoral Promises

Insecurity Worsens as Bandits Attack Zamfara School, Abduct Students, Teachers

178 Bipartisan Members-elect Endorse Gbajabiamila for Speaker

NERC, Discos Review Third-party Meter Rollout Next Week

FG: Nigeria’s Unemployment Rate Reaches 33.5% by 2020

OPEC Does Not Politicise Crude Oil, Says Barkindo

UK Backs Nigeria in Fight against Extremism

Senate Invites NPA, NIMASA, Others over Apapa Gridlock

LG Chairman Accuses Jukun Militias of Killing 200 Benue Residents

One Killed as Taraba Police Nab Two in Possession of Dead Bodies

IPC Commemorates World Press Freedom Day

NEXIM Bank Passes Vote of Confidence on Nnanna

FCMB, SystemSpecs Unveil Solution for SMEs

EcobankPay Partners Terra Kulture to Promote African Culture

Notore Records N4.6 Billion Operating Profit in Six Months

Aviation Workers Vow to Oppose Airports Concession

FG Urged to Harness $900bn Ocean-based Resources

Nigeria-UK Strengthen Plan for Naira-Denominated Financial Instruments

British Airways Relocates Operations to New Terminal

Confronting New Wave of Drug Trafficking

Understanding Structure of New International Passport

Shipping as Catalyst for Economic Growth

Air Peace Showcases B777 on Domestic Routes

Kenya Airways Likely to Stick with Boeing

FAAN to Rehabilitate Old Abuja Airport Terminal

SAHCO Plc Wins Award

Anyaoku Commends Air Peace

NAMA Upgrades Airspace Communication

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Nigerian Newspapers: Top Today Headlines On Tuesday 21st, May 2019



Here are the Nigerian newspapers Today Headlines on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 from

Punch Newspapers Headlines Today Tuesday 21st, May 2019

Police arrest kidnap gang in Aba

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Censorship at top Russian newspaper triggers mass walkout


Alabama rape victim speaks out against anti-abortion bill

SIM registration:MTN pays N235bn fine

Graham Potter named Brighton manager after Hughton sacking

UPDATED: Mbappe to stay at club next season PSG

We froze N5bn Imo funds because Okorocha was spending too much during elections EFCC

Ukrainian PM resigns after new leader Zelensky sworn in

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Halep shrugs off expectations ahead of French Open

Teacher in court over alleged malpractice during WAEC exam

Nineteen killed in ethnic violence in Chad

Residents, students protest state of Lagos-Badagry Expressway

Man allegedly steals womans underwear

Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted on monument

My wife withholds lovemaking because Im small, grant me a divorce, pastor begs court

Tribunal dismisses Adelabu, APCs application to recount ballot papers

PHOTOS: Flooding, fallen trees and electric poles trail early morning rainfall in Lagos

DRC must unite in Ebola fight amid high risk of spread WHO chief


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We withdrew, reassigned largest certificates of return from APC candidates INEC

Whitney Houston estate working on hologram tour, new album

Ex-militants demand sacking of NDDC boss

Sharia law enforcement agency confiscates 111 beer bottles, arrests 21 in Jigawa

Terrorism: Army receives new consignment of ammunition

LPPC shortlists Adegboruwa, 13 professors, others for SAN award

Presidential panel threatens to charge Unity Bank with economic sabotage

Seven killed in Rivers cult attacks

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Driver allegedly hangs self after killing eight passengers

Mbappe bombshell places pressure on PSG as Real Madrid lurk

Dog sniffs out day-old baby buried alive by its 15-year-old mother

Again, suspected Fulani herdsmen kill one, injure another in Delta

Google vs Huawei hits millions of smartphone users

Taraba gov bans use of polythene bags

FG rolls out activities to mark May 29, June 12

Police kill one, injure four while dispersing crowd who lynched suspected kidnapper in Kaduna

Fashion designer allegedly defrauds fabrics seller

Seven killed, including two police, in Mali border attack

Google ban: We will continue to provide security updates, services Huawei

Tsitsipas reaches career-high ranking ahead of French Open

At least 32 dead in prison riot

Kroos pens new Real Madrid deal until 2023

Swedish prosecutor issues formal request to hold Wikileaks Assange on rape suspicion

One dies, 14 injure in Anambra auto crash

Alleged credit card fraud: Judge remands Naira Marley in prison

Fire and ice: Fans love, loathe Game of Thrones finale

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Update news on Naira Marley arrest by EFCC

PHOTOS: Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting

South Africas Zuma back in court over alleged corruption

We withdrew 25 certificates of return and re-awarded them following court orders INEC

Internet users hits 115.9m in March NCC

UK election watchdog to launch review of Brexit Party finances

Guardian Newspapers Headlines Today Tuesday 21st, May 2019

Four Ways To Get Migraine Relief Without Medication

Nigeria increases agricultural export to 77% in 2018 ‘ Minister

Trading sustains positive on NSE, up by 1.74%


Read Also: Buhari fires FAAN MD, Installed Another 

Algeria army chief urges protesters to accept July poll

Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted on monument

SON warns Abia manufacturers against sub-standard practices

Ama Psalmist: The Visionary Behind the Lens

EU’s Barnier says Britain has limited Brexit choices

Buba steps down for Gbajabiamila

APC Aspirants’ Forum rejects Yahaya Bello for 2nd term

Mass movement: scientists adopt new kilogram definition

My Wife Denies Me Sex Over My Micro Penis, Pastor Tells Court

Woman gives birth to sextuplets

INEC withdraws 25 certificates of return

Lauretta Onochie says no apology to ‘depressed’ Atiku

No herdsmen invasion in Enugu – Police

NAFDAC on surveillance, mops up expired beverages in North Central Zone

Badagry residents protest deplorable state of Lagos/Badagry Expressway

New Couple Alert! Scarlett Johansson And SNL’s Colin Jost Are Engaged

Internet users hit 115.9m in March ‘ NCC

Kano indigenes, groups ask new emirs to resign

Rosicrucian Order wants President Buhari to tackle unemployment, insecurity

Three Nigerians jailed for transporting firearms, drugs in UK

Protest against seizure of Assange’s belongings

FG declares May 29, June 12 public holidays

Safe for Catholic schools to reopen: Sri Lanka army

Google v Huawei hits millions of smartphone users

Man bags eight months jail term for hiding information from EFCC

Swedish prosecutor issues formal request to hold Assange on rape suspicion

Activist petitions EFCC over new ponzi scheme

Four Ways To Ensure Retirement Success

Deutsche says money-laundering reports not waived for Trump

FG appoints new Managing Director for FAAN

Swine fever sending pork prices higher

EndSARS convener calls Nigeria Police a terrorist organisation

Pliskova climbs to second in rankings, Williams back in top 10

Kylie Jenner Has Allegedly Completely Kicked Jordyn Woods Out of Her House

African players in Europe: Mahrez eyes CAN after City treble

Tension as Kaduna residents set kidnapper ablaze, protest killing of trader by police

Armenia protesters blockade courts after prime minister’s call


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Watch: Zlatan Ibile Explains He Does Not Support Yahoo Yahoo

Man City need to win Champions League, says Guardiola

NDLEA decries incessant violent attacks on officers

Kroos pens new Real Madrid deal until 2023

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Mbappe wants responsibility, ‘maybe at PSG, maybe elsewhere

Best international scholarship for Nigerian students

Saraki lauds Super Falcon’s WAFU Cup victory

Ukraine inaugurates comedian Zelensky as president

Vanguard Newspapers Headlines Today Tuesday 21st, May 2019

Emefiele: Scholars hail Buhari, task FG against replacing security chiefs

Breaking: Two FRSC officers kidnapped in Osun

Electoral Fraud: FG slams 5-count charge against 2 INEC officials

FEC approves new 0.2% AU import levies

Security threat: Lai says no cause for alarm

Gunmen kill one, kidnap 13 others in Kaduna

Group calls for scrapping of new emirates in Kano

Downpour causes traffic gridlock in Lagos

IRI laments poor political women’s involvement in Bauchi

Certification: Group urges members, partners to end polio

TY Danjuma Foundation: Partnering likeminds to give succour to the needy

Sanwo-Olu may not have registered to vote ‘ Salis

Police arrest 14 suspected kidnappers in Nasarawa State

High tuition: PDP guber aspirant appeals to Gov. Akeredolu

Army receives ammunition to boost operations

Counter insurgency: Army receives ammunition to boost operations

Democracy Day: World leaders to join Nigeria in celebrating June 12

Evil shall no longer have a voice in Nigeria, I am your nightmare, Onochie replies Atiku

Police arrest 6 suspected drug dealers in Adamawa

Insecurity : Show more concern, commitment- CAN tells FG

My wife denies me sex, says my manhood’s too small ‘ Pastor tells court

Obasanjo has more to tell the world ‘ Coalition

2019 election: INEC withdraws 25 certificates-of-return ‘ Okoye

Ebonyi won’t tolerate exploitation of citizens in name of empowerment ‘ Government

Seplat’s acquisition plan still on course, assures shareholders of capital appreciation

AACN pledges to enhance portfolio investment


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[Breaking] May 29, June 12 events: We’re on top of security situation-FG

[WATCH] AFCON 2019: Uzoho, Akpeyi, Ezenwa- Who will you pick as first choice goalkeeper

Super Eagles will never walk alone, says Supporters Club Chairman

U-17 AFCON: Eaglets coach hails sanctions on Guinea

BREAKING: FG unfolds details of 29 May, 12 June celebrations

Ondo Varsity shut down indefinitely as students refuse to pay N200,000 fee

Yes, we’re investigating Governor Rochas Okorocha, Says EFCC boss, Magu

Imo Charter Forum to Ihedioha: Don’t allow Rochas collect Paris Club refund

Deplorable Lagos-Badagry Expressway: Residents, motorists stage peaceful protest

Gunmen storm ECWA, Baptist Churches in Kaduna, abduct 10 female choristers, others

9th Assembly: Nwajiuba will maintain harmonious relationship with Presidency ‘ Nwoha

Preferred Destination to Live and Study for a Top UK Degree ‘ Bristol Business School

Saraki lauds Super Falcon’s WAFU Cup victory

Police deny herdsmen invasion, killing of 20 in Enugu community

2019 general elections grew Nigeria’s Q1 GDP to 2.01% ‘ NBS

FRCN Zonal Director tasks media practitioners on accuracy

Breaking: Naira Marley pleads not guilty, remanded in prison

Osinbajo presides over FEC

We will resist any attempt to tarnish the image of Oshiomhole ‘ APC

Google and Android system start to cut ties with Huawei

Priests, herbalists, others move against killers, kidnappers, cultists, robbers in Benin Kingdom

Police operatives kill mastermind of UBEC chair’s abduction

Leadership Newspapers Headlines Today Tuesday 21st, May 2019

Bstan Group Seeks PPP To Address Housing Deficit In Nigeria

North-Central APC Youths Caucus Demands SGF Position

Kano Coalition Calls On Sultan Abubakar To Wade into Kano Emirate Tussle

9th Assembly: NASS Bars Journalists From Inauguration, Demands Certificate Of Registration, Income Tax

Imo Govt. Hands Over General Hospitals To Security Agencies, Churches

Taraba Govt. Bans Use Of Polythene Bags

Democracy Day: World Leaders To Join Nigeria In Celebrating June 12

Speakership: Buba Steps Down For Gbajabiamila

Bus Driver Found Hanged After His Bus Killed 8 Passengers

SON Warn Manufacturers Against Sub-Standard Practices

N691.560bn Paris Club Refunds Disbursed To States Through CBN In March 2019 ‘ Minister of Finance

Court Remands Naira Marley In Prison Over Allegations Of Cyber Fraud

Edo HIP: Govt Rallies Patent, Proprietary Medicine Dealers For Improved Healthcare

Participants Decry Low Participation Of Women In Adamawa Politics

Akeredolu Bemoans Corruption In Judiciary

Teacher Docked For Sending WAEC Answer Booklet To Student

Filmmaker Nodash, Explores Backstory Of Terrorists In New Movie ‘Delivery Boy

Nigeria’s GDP Up By 2.01% In Q1, 2019 ‘ NBS

N691.560bn Paris Club Refunds Disbursed To States Through CBN In March 2019 ‘ Minister of Finance

My Wife Denies Me Sex Over My Micro Penis ‘ Pastor Tells Court

Police Arrest Suspected Illegal Arms Dealer In Ibadan

Enugu State Government Designates 12 Courts For Juvenile Cases

Tribunal Dismisses Adelabu, APC’s Application To Recount Ballot Papers

Kroos Extends Real Madrid Deal Until 2023

Guinness Nigeria Partners With Consumers To Promote Responsible Drinking

Kroos Extends Real Madrid Deal Until 2023

Trump’s ‘Genocidal Taunts’ Will Not End Iran ‘ Zarif

Apc To Wike: We Didn’t Give You Any Pre-Condition

Ondo Varsity Shut Down Indefinitely ‘ Registrar

Thisday Newspapers Headlines Today Tuesday 21st, May 2019

Three Nigerians Sentenced to 40 Years Imprisonment in UK

Democracy Day: FG Assures Invited World Leaders of Safety

FG: We’ve Disbursed Outstanding Paris Club Refunds to States

Senate Leadership: Court Throws out Suit Seeking to Stop Saraki, Ekweremadu’s Sack

FG Releases Details of Presidential Inauguration, June 12 Celebration

Tribunal Dismisses Adelabu, APC’s Application for Recount of Ballot Papers in Oyo

Ooni to Host Tour Operators’ AGM at Ife Grand Resorts

No Staff was Sacked, Says NNPC

Fire Guts Trans Forcados Pipeline in Delta

National Assembly Moves to Gag Media Ahead of 9th Assembly Inauguration

FG Upgrades Benin Airport to Operate Night Flights

Nigeria’s GDP Declines to 2.01% in Q1

Nigerian Soldier on UN Assignment Killed in Mali

Ramadan: Masari’s Wife Donates Foodstuffs to Orphans, Widows

WASRA Guidelines on Cross-border Issuance Ready, Says SEC


HDP Vice Presidential Candidate, Others Dissociate Selves from Petition against Buhari’s Victory

States Agree on Legislature, Judiciary’s Financial Autonomy

I Won’t Dabble into Obaship Politics in Ekiti, Says Fayemi

Emefiele Challenges Policy Makers to Get Nigeria Working Again

Alleged Defamation: Atiku Threatens Legal Action against Buharis Aide, Onochie

Facebook Has Exposed FG, APC as Real Enemy of Nigeria, PDP…

To Hell with Self(ish) Interests

Hope of glory in the face of demotion

Adamawa, Kano, Ogun, Oyo Top List of Buhari’s Aides

Renewed Inflationary Pressure May Force MPC’s Hands on Interest Rate

Call NFIU to Order, Governors Urge Buhari

Boko Haram: Political Leaders Task FG on Obasanjo’s Warning

Kachikwu Optimistic Oil Supply Cut Deal Would be Extended

New Lease of Life for Edo Pensioners

Senate Presidency: Again, Lawan, Ndume Meet PDP Senators-elect

Gunmen Kill One, Abduct 17 in Two Kaduna Communities

How Distressed Oil Sector Loans Damaged Diamond Bank

Buhari Congratulates Falcons on Victory at WAFU Women’s Cup

Okpanachi: MSMEs Have Huge Financing Needs

MTN Listing will Attract More Firms to NSE

Gowon, Ahmad Harp on Ethics, Integrity in Banking

ABCON Advises BDCs to Activate Official e-Mails

FG to Demolish, Rebuild MMIA Terminal for N14bn

Food, Beverages Operators Call for Favourable Govt Policies

Chinese Firm Promotes Manufacturing

Banks Collaboration with Fintech Key to Digital Transformation

NIMN Restates Commitment to Economic Growth

Madagascar Seeks Afreximbanks Support

Delta Community Seeks FGs Intervention in Dispute with Chevron

Equities Market Halts Bearish Trend

Turkish Airlines to Unveil Five Lounges at New Istanbul Airport

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1. APC issues stern warning to Gov. Obaseki over alleged attacks on Oshiomhole

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo North senatorial district has vowed to resist alleged attempts by the Edo State government to tarnish the image of the party’s national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole.

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Leaders of the party in the senatorial district urged the State governor, Godwin Obaseki, to call his media team to order, alleging that they had embarked on campaign of calumny against Oshiomhole, with a view to joining his political opponents across the nation in scandalizing his name.


The leaders, after a meeting on Monday, made the call in a communiqué signed by High Chief Aloye, Chief (Alhaji) Usman Mogaji Charlton and Ahmed Musa Momoh.

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2. Saraki: Arewa youths issue strong warning to Southwest leaders, EFCC

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has cautioned “a certain Southwest political leader” and “his collaborators in the APC-led Federal Government” to steer clear of Senate President, Bukola Saraki and jettison “the new plot to unleash EFCC and other anti-corruption agencies in order to intimidate the man.”

This was contained in the text of press conference presented to newsmen in Lagos by AYCF National President, Yerima Shettima on Monday.

3. What local govt autonomy will do to governors – Senator Gumel

Chairman, Senate Committee on State and Local Government Administration, Senator Abdullahi Gumel, has said local government autonomy will help clip ‘wings of some governors’ and curb corruption.

Gumel, who made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, said the move would help to put state governors, particularly those who used local government funds as slush fund, in check.

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4. Address us with respect not threats of war – Iran warns US

Iran, on Monday, warned the U.S. against addressing the Islamic Republic of Iran with disrespect and threats of war.

This warning comes a day after U.S. President Donald Trump stoked concerns about a potential U.S.-Iran conflict.

But in a sign of brewing confrontation a year after Washington quit world powers’ 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and reimposed sanctions on it, Tehran announced a fourfold increase in its rate of low-grade uranium enrichment, NAN reports.

5. 2023: Amaechi can help Igbo become President – Suspended Ohanaeze Secretary, Okwukwu blasts Igbo youths

The suspended Secretary-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, (Barr) Uche Okwukwu, has stated that the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, can influence Igbo presidency.

He said that the Minister has all it takes to influence the ambition of the South-East to produce president of the nation in 2023.

According to Okwukwu, Amaechi has political capacity to help Igbo achieve its political quest in 2023.

He said that the Director General of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Campaign Organization, has delivered President Muhammadu Buhari, in two consecutive polls.

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6. Obaseki speaks on ‘battling’ APC leaders

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, on Monday in Auchi debunked rumour of his administration having issues with some leaders of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC).

NAN reports that Obaseki made this known to newsmen shortly after a closed-door meeting with the leaders of the party in Edo North Senatorial District.

He said that the people of the state were happy with what he had done by providing basic infrastructure, saying that the people would decide his second tenure.

7. Zamfara APC crisis: ‘Buhari won’t be part of your ungodly agenda’ – Senator Marafa attacks Gov. Yari

Chairman of Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream), Senator Kabiru Marafa, has raised the alarm over alleged attempt by the Governor Abdulaziz Yari to influence the outcome of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Zamfara State.

In a statement on Monday, Marafa said that Governor Yari’s iftar dinner (breaking of Ramadan fast) with President Muhammadu Buhari in Saudi Arabia was an attempt to influence the outcome of the court.

8. Why Pogba was spotted in Juventus stadium on Sunday

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, was spotted in Turin On Sunday night.

Pogba has been the centre of intense transfer speculation this summer and is being linked with a move to Real Madrid.

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The France international who has also been linked with a return to Juventus, was however in Italy, to join in their title celebrations as the Serie A ended.

According to Tuttosport, Pogba was in Turin to celebrate the end of the career of former team-mate Andrea Barzagli, who played his final game in black and white.

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9. Police arrest 70 suspected kidnappers, recover weapons in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command, on Monday, said that it has so far arrested no fewer than 70 suspected kidnappers from April to date across the state.

The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Sanusi Buba disclosed this during a press briefing in Katsina on the achievements recorded by Operation Puff Adder in the state.

He said that the police also recovered 43 AK 47 rifles, two Light Assault Rifles, 19 Dane guns, two pump action rifles and two pistols during the period under review.

10. FEC approves N3.8bn for construction of School, other projects in FCT

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) at its extraordinary session, on Monday, presided over by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo approved N3.8billion for the execution of various development projects within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The Minister of FCT, Malam Muhammed Bello, who announced this at the end of the meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said the approved projects included the construction of School of Science, Zuba, at N701 million, NAN reports.

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