Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 14 February 2020

  BLUEPRINT Vested interests in govt are promoters of IPPIS ‘ ASUU President Coronavirus: Ighalo steers clear of Man Utd training ground Education should not be sacrificed for music Nasarawa varsity to employ more female lecturers Reps pledge to revisit diaspora voting, unveil own magazine Expectations high as FG approves new uniform for correctional service […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, 13 February 2020

NEW TELEGRAPH Rising Boko Haram attacks Empowerment: Fidelity Bank, Gazelle Academy train undergraduates BPE targets N270bn from sales of power assets, others Buhari: I wonder how Boko Haram has survived up till now Sylva: FG discovers 1bn barrels of oil in North-East Dare certifies Edo 90% ready for 2020 NSF   PUNCH Sowore: Soyinka, others […]

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Valentine’s Day Online Threat: More than 7,700 attacks by threats disguised as dating apps in Africa

With Valentine’s Day approaching, singles and couples alike are under intensifying pressure to solidify their plans for this Friday. While choosing a right partner is a matter of paramount importance, there is another matter that should be treated with care. Kaspersky’s (www.Kaspersky.co.za) analysis has shown that within 2019 the region saw a circulation of 1,486 […]

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US – based groups, Jesse Jackson write Sanwo-Olu on Lagos water privatization

The Institute of the Black World 21st Century and a host of African Americans, including Reverend Jesse Jackson have written to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu asking him to back off water privatization plans. In the letter which was dispatched on February 4 from the U.S, the groups expressed their solidarity with the people of Lagos and […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, 12 February 2020

BLUEPRINT We’ve lost 500 lives to banditry, paid N200m ransom – Niger stakeholders cry out GOC charges pupils, students to use internet positively Kaduna: Uba Sani gives succour to college fire victims Akure All-Comers is selection trials for 1st AFN Classics Oyo: Makinde used, dumped us after emerging victorious ‘ ADC candidates raise alarm PUNCH […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 11 February 2020

NEW TELEGRAPH Lassa fever kills 1,047 patients, health workers in 50 years  That U.S. warning on $318m Abacha loot We need stronger partnership between govt, private schools ‘ Proprietress Niger moves to sanitise private school operations ECOWAS leaders set up c’ttee on Nigeria’s border closure Smoking increases risk of complications after surgery Your investments are […]

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‘Shege Ka Fasa’ and our clash of civilisations by YINKA ODUMAKIN

Humans die. Countries die. The only difference is that while individuals can die suddenly, countries die gradually except that most inhabitants of a dying country don’t put the symptoms together because they are bogged down with daily survival. It is only after the country is dead that they would be recalling the signs they saw. […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 10 February 2020

BLUEPRINT ASUU blames FG, states for insecurity as Police, vigilantes battle bandits in Niger 2023: Politicians targeting north for exploitation ‘ NEF Edo 2020: Imo athlete slump, die in training Adamawa: Sukur community rejects appointment of new district head Breaking: Nigeria’s D’ Tigresses succumb to USA defeat day after picking Olympics ticket Psychiatrist calls for […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, 9 February 2020

BLUEPRINT Over 720 already dead, 34,546 infected as Coronavirus spreads 2023: We ‘re ready to launch back; prepare to pack and go, PRP tells APC, PDP Police to wipe out kidnappers, bandits from hideouts ‘ IG In Ogun, 50-year-old man defiles, impregnates 13-year-old stepdaughter Breaking: Adekuoroye defeats Egyptian opponent, grabs 6th African wrestling gold, now […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, 8 February 2020

NEW TELEGRAPH PIPELINE VANDALISM: NIGERIA’S LOSSES HIT N64.8BN IN ONE YEAR Coronavirus: Nigerian businessmen count losses Nigeria data protection law is effective in combating cybercrime ‘Abimbola Adeseyoju Supreme Court upholds Nyame’s conviction CoronaVirus rated costliest epidemic, at over $62bn ‘Report CBN injects $218.41m, CNY 18m into forex market Northern security outfit, Shege-Ka-Fasa, divides Arewa youths […]

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