Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 26 May, 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines



Dubai to reopen gyms, cinemas, resume economic activities starting May 27

El-Rufai declares arrest, jail of parents who enroll children into Almajiri system

Just In: Wike releases N450m to 37 victims affected by violence during 2019 election

Reps charge FG to enforce economy wide local content legislation

CSO seeks reinstatement of sacked permanent secretaries in Kwara

Edo 2020: No automatic ticket for any aspirant, says Edo PDP

Baby born to COVID-19 patient tests negative

Manager of demolished Prodest Hotel in Rivers tests positive for Coronavirus

NCDC confirms 229 new cases of COVID-19, seven deaths

COVID -19: Trado-medicine expert commends govts support to local herb producers

Naira Marley announces online concert tagged Marlian Day


INEC plans to start electronic voting in 2021

Telecoms operators demand removal of right of way charges

Weve issued identity numbers to 41 million Nigerians -NIMC

I spent eight days in detention because my husband criticised Lai Mohammed -Housewife

FUTA manufactures dual purpose sanitiser

18 Gombe COVID-19 positive cases refuse govt isolation

Zamfara to engage 70, 000 youths in mining

FG threatens to dismiss workers leaking official documents

Ex-militants flay National Assemblys probe of Akpabio, NDDC committee

How Ijaw can produce Delta gov Community leader

FG screening 19 Nigerian firms for COVID-19 drugs production

FG evacuates 69 stranded, trafficked Nigerians from Lebanon

Dont challenge legislative autonomy, Senator advises govs

CAN seeks talks with Ogun over churches, mosques reopening

Well win Edo to complete our number in SSouth PDP

Kajuru residents displaced by herdsmen flee to Kaduna community

Sokoto records 14 COVID-19 deaths

Reps working on local content Executive Orders bills

Cross River declares 35 wanted over Calabar cult killings

Group sets agenda for new NECO registrar

Send your children to Almajirai school, risk jail El-Rufai

Coronavirus fear heightens in Abuja, Nasarawa boundary towns

Anambra, Delta to police Niger Bridge, resolve differences

10 power plants idle, generation sinks to 2,627MW

Economy may contract in Q2, NECA warns

Two killed in Borno IDP camps fire

Petrol price may increase as Brent stabilises around $35/barrel

Police nab Ondo cemetery workers with human heads

Pantami may relocate office to controversial NCC complex

Well ease Nigeria, others debt burden Chinese minister

Friends sever mans wrist for alleging adultery

CROSIEC fixes Cross River LG poll for May 30

Nigerias GDP rose by 1.87% in Q1 NBS

Edo poll: We dont want bloodshed, says cleric

Nnamdi Azikiwe varsity hospital records first COVID-19 case

COVID-19 reduces developing, advanced countries to same level Buhari

50 trafficked ladies arrive in Nigeria from Lebanon


Why FG needs to halt importation of petroleum products ‘Nwabunike

CAN seeks roundtable over reopening of churches, mosques in Ogun

PDP’ll win Edo guber, retain 6 South South states ‘Ogidi

Investment Tribunal resumes sitting to adjudicate urgent disputes

Kaduna’ll jail parents who enrol children into Almajiri system ‘ El-Rufai

ASETU petitions UN, US over northerners’ alleged plot to annex Igboland

COVID-19: INEC to introduce e-voting for Anambra guber

Insecurity: Armed Forces overstretched, warns Ndume


PDP woos Obaseki, assures of level playing field

IDPs in uncompleted building get relief materials in Jos

TUC urges federal government to reject loan from China

Civil aviation authority, expert rally airlines to cargo operations

Experts seek removal of VAT, withholding tax on dividend, others

NNPC says top fresh management appointments based on merit

NANS charges Buhari to appoint more youths into government

Experts urge FG to scale stimulus package for economic revamp

Edo speaker should explain his coronavirus cure

NECA seeks more NSITF funding to tackle post-COVID-19 challenges


UK eases lockdown reopen shops

COVID-19: Outgoing SEC boss allays fears of job losses

COVID-19: Why Nigeria is discharging patients after 1 negative test

COVID-19: INEC to pilot e-Voting in 2021, seeks cancellation of Bye-Elections

COVID-19: Anambra, Delta hold talks to check movement on Niger Bridge

NESG sees shortfall in 2020 projected FG revenue

COVID-19: INEC unveils policy on conducting elections ahead of Edo, Ondo gov’ship elections

Wike, Rivers liable for infecting my manager with Covid-19 ‘ Owner of demolished hotel

Post-coronavirus: Relocate dry dock to open up Niger Delta economy, PANDEF, UNDEDSS task FG

COVID-19: NAF produces ventilators to support fight against pandemic

Ayade declares PDP Counselorship candidate, 34 others wanted over cult activities

Four grave diggers caught with five human heads in Ondo

Covid-19 has reduced developing and developed countries to same level ‘ President Buhari

COVID-19: Reps seek enforcement of local content in all sectors of economy

Lagos sets to employ 2,000 primary school teachers


WHO suspends trial of hydroxychloroquine as COVID-19 treatment over safety concerns

WHO warns of ‘second peak’ in areas where coronavirus is declining

UK to reopen thousands of shops in easing of coronavirus lockdown ‘ PM Boris Johnson

WHO fears ‘silent’ virus epidemic unless Africa prioritises testing

Bauchi procures 350 tricycles to replace commercial motorcycles operation

Alternative medical practitioners frown at FG’s approach to COVID-19 management

Nigeria records 229 new coronavirus cases as total hits 8068

COVID-19: Inconveniences, restrictions make Ramadan more rewarding ‘NLC

COVID-19: Labour leader tasks FG, state govt to declare teachers essential workers

How FG plans to save threatened national plant CostusSpectabilis

Spain to lift quarantine for foreign tourists from July 1

1.87% growth: NECA calls for protection of economy from external shocks

Invoke laws to discharge empty containers from Lagos ports, Institute urges NPA, shippers council

NNPC has 6,621 workers comprising 5,410 men, 1,211 women

COVID-19: CAN seeks meeting with Ogun govt over reopening of churches, mosques

Italy to recruit 60,000 volunteers as social distancing monitors

Kaduna govt will jail parents who enrol children into Almajiri system ‘ el-Rufai


Pressure mounts on British PM over refusal to sack top aide

Ramaphosa to South Africans: outbreak will get worse

U.S. urges probe into alleged ethics breach by AfDB President

Kaduna to jail parents who enrol kids into Almajiri

Rivers wants my manager dead, demolished hotel owner alleges

WHO fears silent virus epidemic unless Africa prioritises testing

Peace, security key to Africas development, says Buhari

Wike to disburse N450m to victims of 2019 poll

Nigerias GDP grew by 1.87 per cent in Q1

Importers, agents berate NPA, NSC over N150b charges

Rainstorm destroys houses, school in Badagry

Edo discharges one more COVID-19 patient

Kaduna will jail parents who enroll children into Almajiri system El-Rufai



Nigeria’s economy records 1.87% growth in Q1- NBS

COVID-19: CBN approves N10bn for healthcare loans

Lagos to partially close Marine Beach bridge for 5 months

FG tasked on public finance transparency, monitoring

135 lockdown violators nabbed in Ogun

COVID-19: How to stay physically healthy while at home

COVID-19: Concerns as restaurants, cafes reopen in Greece

Africa worst hit by COVID-19 pandemic ‘ Oramah

Britain could reopen stores on June 15 ‘ PM Johnson

Russian COVID-19 cases exceed 350,000, death toll hits 3,633

Police probe ‘assassination plots’ as Ogun PDP crisis gets messier

WHO fear ‘silent’ virus epidemic unless Africa prioritises testing

Edo guber: Our doors open to Governor Obaseki ‘ PDP

Economy slows by -0.68% as GDP expands by 1.87% in Q1’ NBS


Nigeria’s power infrastructure to get urgent makeover

How Covid-19 pandemic has affected the film industry

Gov Okowa not to lead NEC sub-committee on COVID-19 economic growth

Developers adjust, rethink products offering as property market faces new normal


Bolivia’s Health Minister Sacked, Remanded For Virus-related Corruption

We Lost N17bn Due To Ramp Down ‘ Mainstream Energy Boss

Pensioners Decry Neglect, Abandonment By FG

Netanyahu Becomes Israel’s First Sitting PM To Face Trial

5G: GSMA Warns On Grave Impact Of Reserving Spectrum


Plateau NASS caucus donates to state’s COVID-19 funds

Karu mega park to service FCT, Plateau, Benue, others

COVID-19: Edo council flags-off refuse evacuation

Nigerian soldiers kill 1,015 insurgents since April ‘ Buratai

Alleged fraud: Step aside, PDP tells Lagos speaker

CSO seeks reinstatement of sacked perm. secs in Kwara

COVID-19: Gombe discharges 44 almajirai after two weeks quarantine

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