Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, May 5, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Why investments are falling in downstream sector

Nigerian Breweries: Outlook for the brewer remains positive

Nigeria loses big on continued outsourcing of passport booklets

Ease of travel within Africa is key to social-economic development ‘ Emeruwa

Wasteful foreign jaunts by PMB and PDP governors

FG loses case of illegal oil export claims against Eni, Petrobras

Buhari seeks UN assistance on insecurity in North East

Shrinking Lake Chad is major climate change disaster in Africa ‘ UNGA President

Investors lose additional N49bn as sell pressure persists on Nigerian Bourse

FG, stakeholders’ partnership key to growing Nigeria’s forex market ‘ experts

Nigerian investors worse-off as equity market moves inversely against peers



Jega blames bad, unenlightened leaders for woes

I chewed poll papers in fear, INEC collation officer

Chinese banks commit $1.902bn to Nigerian port, railway projects

FG approves $3.9bn for Warri seaport

2019 budget cant address Nigerias economic needs German envoy

34% drop in global price threatens cashew exports

80 deepwater oil blocks not producing, says NNPC

FG makes N10.97bn in mining fees, royalties

NIMASA engages finance ministry, others on vessel import tariff

Electricity consumers groan as meter rollout faces fresh delay

Controversy trails N198bn Tramadol seized by Customs, NAFDAC

Ondo residents lament blackout, seek FGs intervention

IOCs reluctant to sell flare gas to third parties FG

CJN canvasses alternative dispute resolution in oil sector

Experts seek improved regulation of forex market

NPA MD advises women to cultivate excellent work ethics

FBN processes N1tn transactions via Firstmonie

US refiners increase crude imports from Nigeria, others

Stock market extends losing streak, sheds N92bn

The evil I feared in PDP has befallen me 10 times in APC Okorocha

Ganduje reduces Sanusis influence, breaks Kano emirate into five

We have indicting evidence, documents against Saraki EFCC

Kwara varsity students protest VC removal, reject Ahmeds choice

Senate summons health minister over teaching hospitals decay

Boko Haram: Buhari inaugurates NEDC board, releases N10bn take-off fund

Kidnapping: Cross River NMA threatens strike

Has FG done enough to secure release of Leah Sharibu, remaining Chibok girls

Senate confirms ex-CBN chief, Lemo, as FERMA boss

Reps to probe alleged fraud in amnesty programme

Senate backs NFIU for restricting withdrawals from LGA accounts

Locally produced vaccine ready in 2023 May&Baker

DSS reveals new fraud pattern targeted at officials, agency CEOs

Children of unemployed entitled to free textbooks, court rules



Senate Presidency Race: Why Danjuma Goje is the Man to Beat

Okorocha Alleges Plot to Truncate His Senatorial Election Victory

Eschew Prejudicial Public Analysis, Tribunal Warns Lawyers

Senate Slams Govs over LG Funds, Supports Council Autonomy

NNPC: Nigeria Generates over $180bn from Deepwater Operations

IG Writes Saraki, Lauds Senate for Supporting Police Reforms

Boko Haram Kills Nine in Borno

Renewed Cult War Claims 11 Lives in Edo

Court Adjourns Forfeiture Suit against Patience Jonathan Till May 24

NSITF: NLC Surmons Emergency Meeting over Face-off With Labour Minister

Kogi 2019: Faleke’s Posters Flood APC National Headquarters

Mark: How I Evaded Banana Peels for 8years as Senate President

Court Adjourns Dokpesi’s N5bn Libel Suit Till June 18

Alleged Bribery Charge: Rickey Tarfa’s Ill health Stalls Trial

Buhari Declines Assent to Two More Bills



Ibadan-Akure road: We’ve technology to arrest kidnappers, others’ Police

Reps probe alleged fraud in Amnesty programme

Fraudsters duping appointment seekers, heads of govt agencies ‘DSS

Forgery: Court fixes May 15 for further trial of lawyer, 3 others

I’ve been investigated as Kwara gov without blemish ‘Saraki

Abuja-Kaduna road deadliest in Africa ‘Senate

Senate summons health minister over teaching hospitals decay

Plateau PDP raises the alarm over plot to attack party secretariat



Deepwater operations to double as oil revenue hits $180 billion

Group spends N800m on instructional materials for teachers, students in North East

Navy hands over eight suspected oil thieves, boat to EFCC in Calabar

Scientists persuade farmers to use technologies in agribusiness

Ganduje signs Emirs Appointment and Deposition Amendment Bill into Law

Okorocha’s Certificate of Return: Court decides PDP’s fate Thursday

Akwa Ibom governor bans appointees from granting interviews

EFCC cautions Saraki over witch-hunt comment

Eleven injured as plane slides off Myanmar runway

NLC protest at Labour minister’s residence

Vetoed bills rise to 41 as Buhari rejects two more



PDP kicks as Saraki, Magu tango over tenure probe

Taxpayers’ money not missing from FIRS ‘ Fowler

No hiding place for anti-Labour employers ‘ Ajaero

Saraki: Group urges Magu to trade softly

NSITF: 9 hospitalised as thugs attack labour leaders at Ngige’s residence

Rivers tribunal orders INEC to allow petitioners inspect documents

Worsening insecurity: Gunmen storm Sokoto community, kill monarch, raze police station

Edo govt donates 10 operational vehicles to Police, Nigerian Army

Buhari presides over longest council meeting

Oshiomhole, APC conniving with INEC to frustrate me ‘ Okorocha

AKWA IBOM: APC, INEC in tug-of-war over polls materials

PDP Govs dismiss Dubai Induction, Investment Retreat

Edo 2020: Gabriel Igbinedion throws weight behind Obaseki

No harm must befall Saraki, others, PDP warns FG, APC

Oil workers take up arms against IOCs, NLNG over unfair practices

Bad governance not an excuse for yahoo yahoo; Ruggedman tells youths

Nobody can kill me; Davido boasts

The political deceit behind failure to restructure Nigeria

UNIZIK employs 221 best graduates

Stop nail biting, it makes you vulnerable to diseases, expert warns

Money laundering: Govt House PS, 3 Kwara officials remanded in EFCC custody

El Rufai did not insult Tinubu’ ‘ Kaduna APC

Over 6,000 pharmacists threaten to shut down Abuja over ‘missing’ PCN Bill

2019 polls: Why EFCC moved against vote-buying, moneybags ‘ Magu


UNESCO, FCTA Train 600 Youths In Information Technology

Reps Probe Presidential Amnesty Programme

PDP Govs Deny Plans To Hold Retreat In Dubai

Ethnic Politics Destroying Nigeria ‘ Nnamani, Jega

4 Herdsmen Arrested For Attacking Ogun Communities

Bandits Kill District Head, Attack Police Station In Sokoto

11 Persons Killed In Edo Cult Clash

Ohaneze Urges FG To Negotiate With IPOB

FGN Savings Bond Gross N1.8bn As SEC Seeks More Awareness

Mining Can Generate More Revenue For Nigeria ‘ NACCIMA

Bitcoins Worth $41m Stolen In Huge Hack



Reviews on 2019 elections have been positive ‘ INEC Chairman

9th Assembly Senate leadership: Why Danjuma Goje is the man to beat

Saraki vs EFCC: You are not above the law, EFCC tells Saraki

NSITF Crisis: Ngige unleashes thugs on labour leaders, workers, Journalists

BREAKING: Ganduje signs Emirs’ appointment and deposition amendment bill into law

Gov Lalong appoints five new judges

Okorocha’s Certificate of Return: Court decides PDP’s fate Thursday

Blast in Pakistan kills nine dead, police says

GenCos release 4,426 MW of electricity to national grid ‘ Report

Ugborodo protest: Chevron’s defence puerile, mischievous ‘ Eyengho

Kidnapping: NMA threatens to withdraw services in Cross River

Osun guber: Oyetola, Adeleke know fate Thursday

Ekiti landlords sue BEDC over alleged arbitrary billing

Six persons killed in fresh Boko Haram attack in Borno ‘ SEMA

North East Dev Commission, reward for massive vote for me ‘ Buhari



Buhari vs Atiku: Tribunal warns against comments

Deepwater operations fetch Nigeria $180b

N20m fraud: Kwara perm sec, others to remain in EFCC custody

Court opens hearing today in suit querying Atikus claim to be Nigerian

Netherlands to support Nigeria on Ogoni clean-up, says envoy

Ministry, Customs to create special tariff for vessel acquisition

Okorochas Certificate of Return: Court decides PDPs fate Thursday

Four herdsmen held over mayhem in Ogun communities

PDP raises concerns over safety of Saraki, others

Breaking: Buhari suspends FEC to break Ramadan fast

Court opens hearing Thursday in suit querying Atikus claim to be Nigerian

Ibadan Poly students on rampage, vandalise vehicles on resumption



NSITF: Thugs attack protesting NLC members at Ngige residence

Tribunal upholds order for Akpabio to inspect election materials

SEC confirms giving approval for registering MTNs securities

FG grants approval to second micro insurance operator

Shell, Eni CEOs named in $1bn Nigeria bribery suit

2019 polls: 786 election petitions filed before 78 panels

Presidential tribunal begins hearing of Atiku, 3 others petitions challenging Buharis election

Buhari inaugurates North-East Commission board with N10bn take off fund

End game for Sanusi, as Ganduje signs Deposition, New Emirates Law

Saraki, EFCC trade words over alleged probe

Senate seeks constitution amendment for LG financial autonomy

Panels on electoral violence, court invasion begin sitting in Rivers

Nigerias leadership model favours godfathers not citizens Dogara

Jonathan says election observers confident in S/African elections

CBN boosts forex market with $205m



We’re not aware of our govs’ retreat in Dubai ‘ PDP

First rainfall excites Maiduguri residents

NASS set to establish Legislative Museum, Archives

State police will ruin Nigeria, create anarchy ‘ PCRC

Sustain peaceful co-existence, NGO appeals to Gombe residents

Activist urges rape victims to speak out

Troops repel fresh Boko Haram attack in Maiduguri

Security: A case of everyone knows better than those in charge

9th Senate Presidency Race: Why Danjuma Goje is the man to beat

Board approves 18 private polytechnics, none in N/West, N/East, S/South

NANS, SUG protest removal of Kwara State University VC

Don urges FG to make funding of education a priority for four years

13% of infant deaths preventable through breastfeeding, says health advisor

President Buhari urged to assent to Pharmacy Bill

JUST IN: Doctors to withdraw services in Cross River over kidnapping

Stop witch-hunting Saraki, PDP tells APC

Ramadan: Keffi residents decry hike in food price

Power grid collapses, causes outage across states

Reviews on 2019 poll have been positive- INEC Chairman

FG drags Agip, Brasoil to Appeal Court over undeclared Crude Oil shipments

Nigeria generates over $180bn revenue from deepwater operations- NNPC

With good capital, you can achieve a lot in poultry business, says poultry farmer

$55m Crude Oil shipment: Court dismisses suit against Agip

2019 Presidential poll: Tribunal to punish premature decisions in the media, says Justice Bulkachuwa

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *