Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, May 20, 2019

BUSINESSDAY FG condemns attacks on UN peace keepers which killed one Nigerian in Mali Inside Nigeria’s scandal-plagued Export Expansion Grant scheme Firms increase dividends 15.31% to N597.86bn in 2018 Insecurity: Buhari, Zamfara leaders seeks Spiritual interventions Nigerian pharmaceuticals eye 70% of local drug market Negative margins show why Nigeria must protect palm oil makers Nigeria’s […]

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“MOBILISING NIGERIA’S HUMAN AND NATURAL RESOURCES FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND STABILITY” by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo((FULL TEXT)

Keynote Address by His Excellency Chief Olusegun Obasanjo At the 2019 Synod of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Oleh Diocese                   Isoko, Delta State, May 18, 2019 PREAMBLE 1.         Let me begin by saying that it is quite an honour for me to be chosen to give the keynote address at this most distinguished gathering […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, May 19, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Calls for true federalism get traction as Buhari joins fray Igbos don’t deserve presidency ‘ Amaechi Possible growth initiatives for housing finance in Nigeria Century Power canvasses complete deregulation in power sector   PUNCH Ex-govs are turning Senate to their political burial ground Sen. Nkechi Nwaogu Rising suicide crisis: How 250 psychiatrists battle Nigerias […]

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A SALUTE TO A NATIONAL HERO, MAJOR ISAAC ADAKA BORO FIFTY-ONE YEARS AFTER By: Godknows Igali

Until the Treaty of Paris of 3rd September 1783, General George Washington and the other Leaders of the thirteen colonies who waged and an Eight-Year Revolution against King James III of England and the British Empire were regarded as rebels; with prizes on their heads. Typically revolutionists are often regarded as villains by establishment, but […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, May 18, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Lalong emerges northern governors chair as Masari heads security committee Alleged N200m fraud: Court dismisses Gbenga Daniel’s no- case submission Cancer scourge: Experts call for increased capacity on use of agro-chemicals CBN urges CIBN to strengthen commitment in enhancing bankers’ professionalism FG to close down Enugu airport over security reasons Tin Can Trailer Park: […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, May 17, 2019

BUSINESSDAY New minimum wage to cost N1trn exposing FG’s ugly fiscal position Kebbi enjoys more security, less crime in North over rice success CBN targets revival of 20 textile companies before 2019 end Shifting patterns as rich Nigerians embrace old people’s homes for aged relatives NLNG’s USP propels Nigeria’s quest for innovation, technological excellence Booming […]

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Okowa: An Extra-Ordinary Leader, a Workaholic – Patrick Ukah

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa is an extra-ordinary leader, a team leader, workaholic and a God-sent leader for Delta state at this time, the Commissioner for Information, Chief Patrick Ukah has said Chief Ukah who spoke during an interactive session with Delta Online Publishers’ Forum in Asaba described Gov. Okowa as very pleasant fellow, who knows what […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, May 16, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Banks’ earnings from e-transactions jump by 199.22% in 5yrs Technology expansion poses health, environmental risks as poor e-waste management persists Angola reaps oil reform benefits as Nigeria fiddles with PIGB Dangote, two other companies lead world expansion programme for Ammonia production How three regions account for 71 percent of Nigerian economy Slow growth, dual […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Angola teaches Nigeria’s oil industry how to behave Palm oil import from Malaysia rises 57% in Q1 despite increased production NAICOM seeks to close skills gap as industry grapples with shortage of loss adjusters Dangote still de find money’: Misunderstanding entrepreneurship Kogi State accounts for highest cashew nuts export, says governorship aspirant Nigeria’s long-standing […]

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Catastrophe Looms Due to Unprecedented Global Decline of Nature – NCF

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has called on the Federal Government and all Nigerians to rise up and tackle environmental challenges headlong to avoid the nation running into catastrophe. According to a statement by the Director General, NCF, Dr. Muhtari Aminu-Kano, the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) recently released a statement […]

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