Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, May 20, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

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 economy is comatose, endless insecurity can kill it off

 

PUNCH

NGO ends Abuja community’s 30-year quest for potable water

Assets, contributors rise under CPS

2,122 depositors petition banks, demand N334bn, $420m claims

PoS transactions hit 117,131 in four months NIBSS

We cant sell petrol at a loss, NNPC replies marketers

Banks, others pay N578.114bn dividends to shareholders

Stock market records highest gain in three months

FG, states, LGs got N5.5tn in eight months Finance minister

NLNG to invest N36m in tackling erosion, drought, others

SEC announces guidelines for cross-border securities issuance

Name opposition leaders responsible for treason, Atikus spokesman tells Buhari

3,000 jobs threatened as NPA again terminates Intels contract

NNPC removes NPDC boss, 49 others in major shake-up

Stakeholders to bridge knowledge gap in real estate

Climate change: Experts seek increased renewable energy investment

Parties de-registration: INEC to wait for conclusion of election petitions

Senator-elect asks Akeredolu to pay entitlements of Mimikos aides

Old Mutual partners Newhomes.ng on digital insurance solution

Facility management plays vital role in business growth

Eze promises to consider call for withdrawal of election petition

I am still in PDP, says Kashamu

I cant account for security votes within seven days Al-Makura

Reps propose AIG, Senior lawyer for EFCC chair

Govs neglect health care as state hospitals rot away

Boko Haram/Herdsmen: Ethnic nationalities regroup to defend territories

Alleged defamation: Atiku demands N500m, apology from Buharis aide

NFIU guidelines on LG funds illegal, say govs

Our children will blame us if amnesty programme fails Dokubo

I’d end Apapa gridlock within 60 days in office -Sanwo-Olu

Islamisation: Fani-Kayode attacks Lamido as ex-gov slams Obasanjo

Obasanjo charges FG to provide enabling environment for private sector

Suicides: Catholic dean tells FG to end poverty, frustration

Gunmen invade hotel football viewing centre, kill one, injure many

Gunmen kill 19 at fish market in DRCongo

For Sale sign on moving vehicles illegal, says FCT VIO

 

THISDAY

FG to Demolish, Rebuild MMIA Terminal for N14bn

Delta Community Seeks FGs Intervention in Dispute with Chevron

Operators of Chinese Trading Centres Assures Nigerians on Quality Goods

DPR Issues Licence for Ajaokuta LNG Project

Air Pollution: NLNG Earns N36tn from Flare Gas Monetisation

Al-Makura: I Need More than Seven Days to Account for Security Votes

NNPC to Inaugurate Largest LPG Storage in Benin

800 Teachers Set to Retire in Edo

VON DG Under Fire over Attacks on Okorocha

Nigerian-born Doctor Wins ‘Brain Tumor Research’ Award in US

Dokubo Explains Buhari’s Commitment to Amnesty Programme

Atiku Threatens to Sue Buhari’s Aide over Libellous Publication

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

 

SUN

Okorocha to VON DG: I still hold the ace in APC South East

FG’s security allegations against us diversionary ‘PDP

We stand by Oshiomhole, Edo North APC leaders tell Gov Obaseki

Atiku demands public apology from Presidential aide over alleged defamation

Lamido to Obasanjo: Don’t let disappointment with Buhari make you a bigot

Power sector inefficiency: How privatisation worsened consumers nightmare

How Lekki toll road project boosted Lagos economy ‘Hassan, LCC MD

Fake seeds: Buhari urged to assent to Agric Seed Bill

Palm oil price higher than crude oil’s ‘Emefiele

Overcoming manufacturing challenges in Nigeria’s economy

FG considers friendlier forex regime ‘NIPC

Building for future requires modern construction industry’, says GCCA’s Minson

Why investment in Nigeria’s deepwater is stunted

Enyo Retail launches Lekki mega station

Why it’s difficult to arrest, prosecute vote-buyers ‘ICPC

Obaseki, FG inaugurate night landing facilities, others at Benin airport

Governance: Okowa advocates regular performance self-appraisal

IYC wants FG to relocate PAP, Niger Delta ministry

Preach hard-work not prosperity, Emmanuel tells Church

Senate leadership tussle gets messy

Police kill mastermind of UBEC chairman’s kidnap

 

GUARDIAN

Senate leadership: Legislators disagree over voting method

Ebola in Congo questions Nigeria’s readiness on outbreaks

20 feared dead in Rivers’ fresh cult attack

Good old Apapa GRA vanishes undertrucks, bad road siege

Plastic waste threatens birds globally

FG partners firm on software for environmental protection

Nigeria, others agree on toxic water pollutant global ban

Lamido cautions Obasanjo over alleged plot to islamise Nigeria through Boko Haram

 

VANGUARD

Storm over Obasanjo’s stance on ‘Fulanisation’ agenda

Atiku demands N500m from Buhari’s aide for ‘defamation

Labour lauds Buhari, NASS on June 12, CBN gov

Why Buhari is committed to Amnesty Programme ‘Dokubo

Joint Account: Agbakoba, Ubani disagree as govs ask Buhari to call NFIU to order

Ortom appeals for support for Cameroonian refugees in Benue

Dangote rated 11th of 50 World Greatest Leaders

Falana sues EFCC, Police, AGF, others over media parade of suspects

Why I suspended Fuji star, Obesere’s installation ‘ Olubadan

Labour leaders to Fayemi: Use Paris Club refund to settle workers’ salary arrears, gratuities,

Residents blame insecurity in Aba on Police, soldiers

Kokori: Industrial action looms, as Ngige, NUPENG tango over union’s finances

I need more time to disclose spending on security votes, Al-Makura tells SERAP

Equities market to sustain upward trend on MTN’s listing

Kashamu denies plan to join APC

Benin Airport upgraded to operate night flights

Benue : Rage of the people against killer herdsmen pays off

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

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

Illegal withdrawals, warehousing of funds ‘ : Buhari goes after govs

 

LEADERSHIP

Police Kill 1, Arrest 7 Kidnappers Of UBEC Chairman

Human Trafficking: Edo Taskforce Lauds Senator Urhoghide, Niger Delta Ministry On Training Programme For Returnees

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

 

TRIBUNE

Frank commends U.S. firm for exposing misinformation against Atiku

Defamation: Atiku demands apology, retraction, N500m as damages from Buhari’s Aide

Reps Speaker: SE group backs Gbajabiamila over Nwajiuba

I remain in PDP, but let’s unite for Ogun ‘ Kashamu

Buhari yet to bring his credentials to bear on Nigeria’s security situation ‘Shehu Sani

Rates to remain flat on equal liquidity inflow, outflow

Seven Nigerian banks in N200bn syndicated loan with MTN

CBN moves to reclaim integrity of naira notes

2019 poll: PDP tackles FG, APC over hiring of Israeli propaganda firm

Gunmen abduct three in Ondo

Banditry: Sarkin Fulani urges government to enforce ban on firearms

Godfatherism comment: el- Rufai should mind his business ‘ Salvador

Governors reject LG accounts monitoring by NFIU

2019 election: Trust, confidence on Buhari by Nigerians not misplaced ‘ Minister

 

NATION

Governors lose more amid battle for local govt funds

PDP governors reject el-Rufai in two-man race for NGF chairman

Dangote is worlds 11th greatest leader, says U.S. journal

CAN to Fed Govt: show more commitment to security

Alleged Islamisation: Lamido warns Obasanjo against turning into bigot

12 Kaduna members-elect back Gbajabiamila/Wase for House leadership

Senate Presidency: Count us out of allege use of EFCC to harass Senators

MTN Nigeria sells at N125 per share in off-market deals

Police arrest school gardener over alleged murder of SS3 Student

New Emirates have come to stay, says Ganduje

Makkah: Buhari expresses sadness over banditry attacks

Dont be a bigot, youre a statesman, Lamido tells Obasanjo

Godfatherism comment: Mind your business, APC chieftain tells El-Rufai

Atiku not in same democratic league with Abiola, Ekwueme BMO

 

DAILY TRUST

No plans to join APC, says Kashamu

Nobody can stop my swearing in ‘ Tambuwal

Supporters mock opponents as Buhari jogs in Makkah

Rep-elect reaches out to constituents in Bauchi

June 12 and Emefiele: In praise of constructive engagement

UniBen offers 11,772 admission out of 75,000 candidates

`For Sale’ sign on moving vehicles is illegal in FCT ‘ VIO

Saudi Arabia imposes special tax on soft drinks, e-cigarettes

Thailand records over 20,000 cases of dengue fever in five months

Nigerian Doctor wins ‘Brain Tumor Research’ award in U.S.

Lassa fever: Kebbi Government confirms 6 cases, one death

Nigeria recorded N15.69tn deficit in manufactured goods in 3yrs

Stock market expected to rebound after Buhari’s inauguration ‘ Experts

FG to construct road linking Apapa Ports to Shagamu

Maritime tourism can grow Nigeria’s economy ‘ NIMASA DG

FG rakes N603.78bn from whistle blowing as external reserve hits $44.69bn

CBN directive: ABCON to activate over 4,000 official e-mails

We won’t condone attacks on Tinubu, Salvador replies El-Rufai

Benin Airport to handle night flights as FG upgrades landing aids

Ambode ‘fell out of favour due to bad politics’ ‘ Report

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