Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 3 May 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Police get key to room housing Warri 400-year-old crown

Fresh war unacceptable, civil war effect not over –Tinubu

Delta community invaders kill father of three, return later

Brent price slides, petrol landing cost hits N199.9/litre

FG vaccine fund runs into crisis, AstraZeneca scarcity hits India

Protest as Akwa Ibom fake recruiter arrested for raping, killing jobseeker

APC, PDP clash over Fayose’s alleged support for proxy

VON DG tackles Fayemi over alleged anti-party comments

Afenifere was right by refusing to support Buhari – Fasoranti

Minimum wage: Ngige consults AGF, threatens to sue govs

Police kill six robbers, one cop dead in Ebonyi

Police in manhunt for kidnappers of Ogun businesswoman, guest on way to farm

Ogun condoles with family of hotelier, wife killed by assassins

Poly graduates lament non-issuance of certificates four years after graduation

CDA, LG build health centre in Lagos-Ogun border community

Businesswoman, guest abducted in Ogun

TAM raises Notore fertiliser production to 500,000 tonnes

NCAA lifts Azman Air suspension after six weeks

We’re servicing our First Bank loans, says Honeywell

Review export proceeds repatriation policy, LCCI tells CBN

Stock investors gained N420bn in April – Reports

CBN, experts urge microfinance banks to boost financial inclusion

Akwa Ibom attack, burning 345 ballot boxes threaten 2023 polls –INEC

Poll timetable: We won’t encourage constitutional crisis, says INEC

We’ll keep to deadline on APC convention – Caretaker secretary

Oni unveils campaign team for 2022 Ekiti gov race

Nothing bad in taking care of Enugu ex-governors, deputies — Assembly Leader

We’ll recall lawmakers backing pension for ex-govs, deputies — Ezeugwu

SERAP drags FG to ECOWAS court over NBC broadcasting code

BREAKING: FG bans passengers from Brazil, India, Turkey

Train derails in Kaduna

300 cattle recovered in foiled bandit attack in Zamfara

HORRIFIC VIDEO: CCTV footage of Baba Ijesha molesting 14-Year-old girl

I fought war in Liberia for three years Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, Oluwo of Iwo

I was shot about 20 times after ambush by kidnappers Ogun vigilante


Gunmen Kill Kogi Commissioner, Ebonyi Policeman, Abduct LG Chairman

INEC Kicks as Gunmen Set Ablaze Akwa Ibom Office

Serial Killer of Policemen Arrested in Delta

20-year-old Man Arrested for Alleged Rape, Murder of Job Seeker in…

Police Kill Three Robbery Suspects, Intercept 753 Ammunition in Ebonyi

Gunmen Abduct Businesswoman, Guest in Ogun

Ganduje Extends Retirement Age for Teachers, Lecturers to 65

NLC Charges Kano Govt to Recall 26 Sacked Workers

CBN, Experts Harp on Collaboration among MFBs on Micro-insurance

Aviation Union Faults Minister over Failure to Fulfill Promises

Ohanaeze Urges IPOB, MASSOB, Others to Join Peace Mission

Ikpeazu Links Attacks on Security Facilities to Imbalance in Federal Structures

Buhari Supports Open Grazing, Tiv Youth Organisation Alleges

Abducted Mission School Student Regains Freedom in Plateau

Jarigbe Insists on Authentic List of Cross River PDP Ward, State…

FCTA: Unauthorised Cutting of Tree in FCT to Attracts N100, 000…

Niger Debunks Video of Alleged Forceful Conversion to Islam

Fadeyi Foundation Appoints Programme Manager, Vice President

Insecurity: Ondo Evacuates 42 Suspected ‘Fulani Invaders’

Equipping Investigators with Skills to Tackle Illicit Financial Flows

Why Nigerians Should Apologise To Somalians

The Costly Board Crisis at First Bank

As Empowered AMCON Goes after Recalcitrant Debtors


Don’t politicise security, APC chides PDP

Dissecting Reps’ state of emergency call on security

Facts about sponsors of Nigeria’s secession ‘Abdullahi Lamba

Reasons for increased insecurity in South East ‘Uwazurike, Ex- president, Aka Ikenga

Attacks on facilities may affect future polls ‘INEC

2023: There may be no election over insecurity ‘Vatsa

Anambra guber: APC has not anointed any aspirant-Caretaker Committee

2023: Kebbi youth coalition wants zoning jettison, demands credible candidates

Why we’re aligning with FG’s gas industrialisation policy ‘Orjiako, Seplat chairman

FRSC cautions against reckless driving, as 7 die in auto crash

You must tackle insecurity now, Archbishop Martins tells Buhari

Missing Akwa Ibom woman raped, killed by man who promised her job -Police

FGs accusation childish, laughable  -Mbaka

Nigeria requires sincere actions, change of attitudes to survive Muslim clerics

Crippling poverty, social deprivation fuelling it -Kaigama

BREAKING: COVID-19: FG to stop travellers from Brazil, India, Turkey from entering Nigeria

Clamour for restructuring has gone full circle


Chad junta lifts curfew imposed after Deby death

Nigeria can’t afford another civil war, Tinubu warns

Uncertainty as stiffer foreign travel protocols begin today

Experts approve national strategy on endangered pollinators

Insecurity: Buhari’s silence is not golden

I didn’t sack ex-registrar, says FUOYE VC

Ganduje extends retirement age for teachers, lecturers to 65

Gunmen again attack Abaomege Police Division in Ebonyi

Military rescues kidnapped student in Plateau

Makinde acknowledges workers’ contributions to economic growth in Oyo

Demand for N30,000 minimum wage subdues other issues in Kwara

Gunmen kill Kogi Commissioner, abduct LG Chairman

BRT operator decries inflation, lack of forex to import vehicles’ parts

Hoodlums set INEC office ablaze in Akwa Ibom

Buhari reaffirms commitment to press freedom, urges respect for ethics


Ganduje extends retirement age for teachers, lecturers to 65

How 9th Senate will achieve restructuring ‘ Senator Folarin

CBN, experts advocate collaboration among MFBs on microinsurance

Borno Acting Governor revokes housing contracts of over 40 non-performing contractors

Labour worries over continuous increase in petroleum prices, insecurity

Buhari, security heads to meet on Tuesday

Akwa Ibom: INEC says attacks on facilities may affect future polls

Kebbi NUJ supports 18 late members’ families

Nigeria better together, Tinubu urges agitators of secession

Insecurity: Never doubt Buhari’s govt capability ‘ APC

Banks escalate borrowings from CBN by 174% to N2.4trn

Equities market reverses 2 months losses

Fulani Influx: Ondo Amotekun evicts 42 Fulani men after residents raise alarm

Akwa Ibom: Suspected serial rapist murders, buries job seeker in shallow grave

Police arrest 2 over alleged hijack of truck-load of cement in Enugu

DSS office attacked, INEC office set ablaze in Akwa Ibom

Breaking: Over 12 unknown gunmen arrested in Imo

There is no plan to stop minimum wage, Abiodun assures Ogun workers

Insecurity: Time for Church to rise up in prayers of intercession ‘ C&S leader declares

Labour worries over continuous increase in petroleum prices, insecurity

Insecurity: Stop lamenting, use local vigilante to defend your people, S’East youth leaders tell Ortom


Insecurity: Kogi Gov Lauds Vigilantes For Repelling Kidnappers, Freeing Captives

Train Conveying Pipes Derails In Kaduna

FOREIGN: China Continues To Increase Internet Speed, Quality, Lower Rates

JUST-IN: Again, Unknown Gunmen Attack Ebonyi Police Station, Kill 1, Injure Another

FCT Minister Okays Minimum Wage Payment To Area Council Workers

Police Intercept 753 GPMGs In Ebonyi

Alleged Molestation: I Didn’t Authorise Release Of Baba Ijesha CCTV Video To Public ‘ Princess


NTDC explores Lagos creative communities on Google Arts & Culture

FG plans value addition, jobs from orange fleshed sweet potato in South-West

DSS warns against unguarded utterances on unity of Nigeria

Pandemic transitioned physical learning to digital platform

CBN, experts advocate collaboration among MFBs on microinsurance

Soldier, youth, bandits killed during attack on Niger communities

INEC says attacks on facilities may affect future polls

Nigeria must be rid of quack teachers, TRCN boss insists as COVID-19 slows down deadline enforcement

Tinubu to secessionist agitators: Nigeria better together

Fashola unveils bust of late Chief Sherifat Kola Daisi in Ibadan

Nigeria is drifting, live up to your responsibility, JNI tells FG

Northern community exonerates self from rumour of attack in Imo

Take decisive actions on insecurity in Nigeria, JIBWIS tasks FG

Kidnapped AAU professor regains freedom


Governor: I will reveal mastermind of Imo mayhem

Nigeria, others free to take more loans, says IMF

Nigeria better together, says Tinubu

DSS warns against threat to security

Labour queries NERC parameters for tariffs review

APC, PDP clash over worsening insecurity

Over 56 million disenfranchised by 2019 electoral violence

Train with water pipes derails in Kaduna

Full list of members of national sports federations caretaker committees

Why we arrested 45 northerners, by Ondo Amotekun

Missing Imo undergraduate found dead

Nigeria better together, Tinubu tells secession agitators

NERC approves tariff review applications, Capex for DisCos

Hoodlums raze INEC office in Akwa Ibom


High Registration fee: We did not target baptist girls academy JAMB

Workers Day: Work conditions now deplorable, security at workplace nightmarish Labour

Blackmailing Mbaka not solution to Nigerias problems, Group replies Presidency

Insecurity: Forget 2023 election, Gov Umahi tells politicians

Mbaka: Ohanaeze tackles Presidency, slams controversial priest

2023 presidency: Tinubu the challenges, the traitor within, the APC leaders joker

Covid-19 vaccine: myths, conspiracy theories

Power firms for sale, consumers to pay higher tariffs from July

FG bans India, Brazil, Turkey visitors from entering Nigeria

Workers Day: NUPENG urges FG to fast-track passage of PIB

Minimum Wage: How increment will be implemented in pension scheme FG

ActionAid Nigeria releases report on human rights defenders

Police inspector accidentally shot self, not suicide PPRO

UCH resident doctors on strike over unpaid salaries

Residents appeal to LASG, Tinubu, AIG over alleged land grabbing

Customs invades Ibadan market, carts away truckloads of foreign rice


Customs seizes N170.7m water, goods in Kaduna, Lagos

FG to support more local producers on export

FCT minister approves payment of minimum wage to councils’ staff, teachers

FCT Sallah: FOMWAN gives clothes, foodstuff to orphans, widows

Kaduna: JNI urges Muslims to intensify prayers for peace

Military rescues kidnapped student in Plateau

Days of mindless criminality in Imo over – Uzodimma

May Day: Workers send strong message to FG over insecurity, others

Kano workers seek review of retirement age

TUC begs El’rufai to pay sacked staff, retirees’ entitlements

Nigerian workers deserve to be celebrated – Gbajabiamila

Kwara Gov begs labour for time on minimum wage implementation


#JusticeForHinyUmoren: Atiku Reacts To Rape, Killing Of Job Seeker Iniobong Umoren

I have nowhere I am going’ ‘ Tinubu rejects agitations for secession

#FindHinnyHumoren: Police Give Official Account Of How Ini Died As Youths Protest Killing

Police intercept 753 GPMG Ammunition In Abakaliki

Insecurity: Govt Must Be Alive To Its Responsibilities ‘ JNI

BBNaija Star, Venita Akpofure Opens Up About Failed Marriage

Again, activist calls on FG to restructure Nigeria


Economic implications of vaccine nationalism will hit low-income countries more

Curious case of less viable states consuming more petrol

A nation in turmoil: Buhari’s autocracy fuels instability in Nigeria

Beyond growth plan, organisations need technology resilience to survive ‘Olajide


Senate To Summon Customs Comptroller General Over Invasion Of Ibadan Market

Insecurity: Support Armed Forces With Prayers ‘ Gombe Deputy Gov

Insecurity: How Buhari’s Romance With Mbaka Turned Sour

It’s Unfair To Say Igbo Are Not Prepared For 2023 Presidency ‘Ikeyina

LCCI, NEXIM Harp On Indigenous Participation Policy As Nigeria Records Trade Deficit Of N7.38trn In 2020

US Army Arrives In Albania Ahead Of Massive NATO Exercises

Yoruba Nation Agitation: No One Can Stop Idea Whose Time Has Come ‘ Akintoye

80% Of Performance In Govt Depends On System Put In Place ‘ Yemi-Esan

Police Kill Three Bank Robbers, Arrest Five Suspects, Recover 753 GPMG Bullets

Police Intercept 753 GPMG Ammunition In Abakaliki

Labour Worries Over Continuous Increase In Petroleum Prices, Insecurity


NIN-SIM linkage: Disquiet over FG’s breach of court’s order

Sacrificing Nigeria’s security on the altar of partisan politics: Senator Oluremi Tinubu in perspective

Time for Buhari to rise up, tackle insecurity

Why insecurity persists in Nigeria, by Akingbolu

Gunmen release kidnapped AAU Prof

DSS: We’ll deal with misguided elements threatening Nigeria’s corporate existence

Kogi: Gunmen kill Pension Commissioner, Local Council boss missing


Police charge Gusau, Adeleye to court over ‘criminal breach of trust, cheating

Edo: NDE trains 100 youths in Agricultural Development

Why northern elite must support Blueprint as their own ‘ Danbirni

Kaduna LG polls: APC disqualifies 38 chairmanship aspirants


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