Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, 31 May, 2020

  TRIBUNE Moscow-bound plane called back after pilot tests positive for COVID-19 George Floyd’s relatives to hire former NYC medical examiner for private autopsy they can ‘trust NCDC confirms 553 new COVID-19 cases, total now 9,855 Why Trump may throw AfDB Adesina inside the Bandama River Nigeria Top Model Search set to hold first modeling […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, 30 May, 2020

GUARDIAN COVID-19: Trump severs US relations with World Health Organisation Court remands ex-policeman for alleged murder of footballer in Ogun Police officers arrested for killing 17-year-old girl 82-year-old hypertensive COVID-19 widow recovers in Osun Confusion in Imo over alleged compensatory payment of N8m to herders Buhari has put Nigeria on irreversible road to sustainable development, […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 29 May, 2020

DAILY TIMES: Mark Zuckerberg backs Trumps query on Twitter, says social media platforms shouldn’t be arbiters of truth Horrific moment a Nigerian man Sunny Mike was killed by racists in India UN hails Nigerias contributions to global peace, security Why do your trucks kill more people in a month than Covid 19′-FFK questions activities of […]

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Warri NUJ Demands Apology from Police as Publisher Raises Alarm Over Threat to Life

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Warri Correspondents’ Chapel has issued the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Squad twenty-four hours ultimatum to tender an unreserved apology to the Union and four of its members who were unlawfully arrested tuesday The NUJ handed down the ultimatum after it returned from the Area Command’s Office in Warri, Delta […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, 28 May, 2020

  DAILY TRUST Trump threatens to regulate or close down social media platforms France bans hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19 amid safety concerns How Buhari scores 55% in fight against graft Buhari has demonstrated political will to fight corruption ‘ Prof Radda Buhari’s anti-corruption policy not enough for commendation ‘ Prof Jibrin Ibrahim Fresh crises hit […]

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Corruption Scandal in NDDC: Lawyer Petitions Buhari, National Assembly, Seeks Probe

A legal practitioner, Mr. Ojeh Godwin, has lamented what he called flagrant abuse of statutory procedure and due process, calling for an urgent investigation of the activities of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). ┬áThe Interim Management Committee which came on board and confidently accused the past leadership of the NDDC of lacklustre performance, abandoned […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, 27 May, 2020

GUARDIAN WHO, doctors, others split over ‘coronavirus drugs Wike eases lockdown, probes COVID-19 outbreak in Bonny 150,000 seafarers sign virtual global petition on crew stagnation Six Plateau health workers test positive for COVID-19 Anambra records two COVID-19 deaths, 10 cases, Obiano assures of readiness Siasia waits on CAS as world body moves to decide appeal […]

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Rights Activist Condemns Abduction of Five Journalists in Warri

A Human Right Activist, Comrade Ighorhiohwunu Aghoghowe has demanded to know the offense committed by the five Warri based journalists abducted by the Nigerian Police yesterday saying that holding them incommunicado was a gross violation of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act as it applies to Delta State and the 1999 Constitution (as amended) The […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 26 May, 2020

  DAILY TIMES Dubai to reopen gyms, cinemas, resume economic activities starting May 27 El-Rufai declares arrest, jail of parents who enroll children into Almajiri system Just In: Wike releases N450m to 37 victims affected by violence during 2019 election Reps charge FG to enforce economy wide local content legislation CSO seeks reinstatement of sacked […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 25 May, 2020

TRIBUNE COVID-19 deaths in New York drop below 100 first time since March China tells US to stop wasting time in coronavirus battle Subsidy removal: Those who can’t fix refineries should give way ‘ NLC Sanwo-Olu to mark one-year in office with commissioning of projects COVID-19: Polo group reaches out in solidarity to essential workers […]

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