Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, 6 June 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

 

GUARDIAN

Trump returning to the stage as he flirts with 2024 run

‘#TwitterBan tantamount to stiffling free speech’

Osaka thanks fans for support after French Open departure

Mixed feelings over Lagos APC LG primaries result

Gladiators, parties gear-up for Ogun council polls

Navy, NSCDC to protect national assets, infrastructure in Lagos

How CBN escrowing of DisCos’ account reduces liquidity in NESI

Tompolo endorses Akpabio’s resolution with Niger Delta nationalities

76,855 pupils sit for 2021 entrance exams into Unity Schools

Buhari should apologise for Civil War contentions against Southeast, says Ohanaeze

Ikpeazu, ASUU reject NUC’s new admission policy

Corps members can be mobilised for war, says NYSC DG

Nigeria expecting 29 million COVID-19 vaccines, says Ehanire

Nigerian government-owned news agency still using Twitter despite ban

Heads up, Nigerians! Here are things you should know about VPN

One dead as commercial bus collides with articulated lorry in Lagos

NYSC members kick against scrapping of scheme, stage unity march in Anambra

Bandits kill 88 in Kebbi

Twitter ban: Nigeria’s attorney general to prosecute offenders

India warns Twitter to comply with new IT rules

PUNCH

Lagos leads as 76,855 candidates jostle for 3,000 spaces in unity schools

Nigerians defy FGs ban, attack Buhari, Malami on Twitter

Insurance penetration in Nigeria abysmally low Ogunlana

Lagos vows to continue demolition of abandoned properties

1.5 million tonnes plastic waste threatening food quality FG

Experts flay states for sinking billions into airport construction

Abandoned by family, six siblings look up to society for succour amid uncertain future

NGO lauds FG on creation of senior citizens centre

Lagos-Badagry Expressway: Deplorable highway hinders Nigerias multi-billion naira tourism hub in historic town

How we used COVID-19 restrictions to strengthen e-governance in Nigeria Prof Abubakar

Ondo doctors disagree with Akeredolu over part salary payment

Suspected herdsmen shoot Beninese farmer in Igangan

Zoning remains knotty as APC convention date remains uncertain

RRS arrests 47-year-old car snatcher in Lagos

Akpabio promised NDDC boardll be ready before June 30 -Tompolo

Two weeks not enough to complete assets declaration, bank workers tell EFCC

Were investigating alleged killing of DSS officer by soldiers Police

If FG backs Obasanjo-Gumi initiative, herdsmen attacks, banditry can end in July Ardo, PDP chieftain

Im angry hoodlums killed my husband in Rivers police station attack Widow of slain inspector

Poverty, sexual abuse, other traumatic experiences can trigger mental illness Psychiatrist

Bauchi gov behind my suspension as traditional title holder Abdullahi, House of Reps member

I told Ayade his popularity would start eroding from his first day in office – Imoke

Theres no guarantee on safety, efficacy of Ivermectin for COVID-19 treatment Researcher

Bill to ban open grazing suffers setback in Senate

Govs must endorse agreements before well call off strike Judiciary workers

Suspension of Twitter against Nigerias constitution US

Bandits kill 88 in Kebbi Police

76,855 candidates jostle for 3,000 admission spaces in unity schools

One dead as police, kidnappers clash in Ogun

Twitter ban violation of our human rights- Desmond Elliot

Police investigate alleged killing of DSS operative in Ekiti

THISDAY

Oyo Dares FG, Constitutes Special Task to Enforce Open Grazing Prohibition

Experts laud CBN financial discipline in power sector, decry poor service

Wamakko Asks S’East Leaders to Stop Attacks on Northerners

Presidency Justifies ‘Temporary’ Suspension of Twitter

Twitter Ban Regressive, Overreaction, Says NPAN

Twitter Ban Violates Nigerians’ Fundamental Rights, Says US

Twitter Says It Will Work to Restore Access for Nigerian Users

Environment Day: Kwara, NGO Clean Ilorin, Task Residents on Refuse Disposal

FG Moves to Punish Violators of Twitter Ban

Twitter Ban: APC Urges Talented Nigerians to Develop Homegrown Social Media…

Just In: Bandits Kill 88 in Kebbi

Northern Women Stage Protest to Demand Biafran Referendum

Twitter Ban: Justice Minister Orders Prosecution of Violators

School Pupils’ Abduction: Bandits Monitoring Our Activities, Says Niger Govt

House Minority Caucus Condemns Twitter Ban, Says Suspension Violates Freedom of…

Nigerian Editors Urge FG to Rescind Twitter Ban

Telcos Block Access to Twitter in Nigeria

Buhari to Launch ‘Deep Blue Project’ in Lagos

Aisha Buhari Deactivates Twitter Account

Boat Mishap Claims 13 Lives in Sokoto

Rights Group Chides Bulkachuwa, Wants Gumi Arrested

SUN

Permanent secretaries, directors richer than politicians ‘ Prof Abubakar Suleiman

New constitution: We must look at all agitations ‘ Senator Rilwan Akanbi

Insecurity: Nobody can force Buhari to resign under present system ‘ Sani, ex-ACF scribe

Buhari’s third term agenda won’t work ‘ Golu, ex-House member

Anambra Guber: Obiano has not anointed any aspirant ‘ Hon. Okafor, APGA aspirant

Why Oduduwa Republic may not be feasible now ‘ Oyedokun

Governors running to APC ‘have skeletons to hide’ ‘ Orbih

Truck crushes 2 hawkers to death on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Ekiti Oba urges FG to complete PTF projects at FUOYE

LAWMA warns residents against indiscriminate refuse dumping

WHO urges nations to donate 250m doses of COVID-19 vaccine

VANGUARD

DELTA 2023: Rotation rumpus escalates as Bozimo, ex-Minister, dismisses pact

We will continue to safeguard Nigerians from negative social media influences ‘ Garba Shehu

Nigeria needs divine healing from crises ‘ Obasanjo

Presidency to safeguard Nigerians from negative social media influences

BREAKING: Twitter deletes Nnamdi Kanu’s tweets

Twitter Ban: Ondo Lawmaker warns FG not to push young people to streets

BREAKING: US, UK, EU, Canada, Norway, Ireland others express disappointment over FG’s ban on Twitter

NDDC BOARD: Isoko youths issue 3 days ultimatum to FG

Yoruba nation agitators are foolish ‘ Aregbesola

Armed herdsmen invade Benue community; kill nursing mother, one other, kidnap businessman

Reno Omokri, Deji, SERAP, others dare Malami to come and arrest them, use twitter

Yoruba Nation: No election in Southwest in 2023 ‘ Igboho insists

Violence: Wamakko calls out S’East leaders, challenges them to speak up

Twitter suspension: NAS blasts FG

Outrage as FG suspends Twitter

Insecurity: CAN, Bishops ask Opposition in Imo to give way for peace

Twitter Ban: Malami orders prosecution of offenders

Twitter ban: Nigeria’s economy declines by over N2billion in one day ‘ REPORT

DIKKO: Bringing Port Harcourt Refinery back to life

Biafra, Yoruba nation agitators are talking nonsense ‘ Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim

Allow Biafrans go without bloodletting, Northern women tell PMB, NASS

Bandits raze Assemblies of God Church in Kaduna

Murder: My children watched their father shot dead by Air Force officer ‘ Wife cries out

Buhari’s Civil War Comment: Twitter doesn’t appreciate Nigeria’s trauma during 30 months war ‘ Presidency

Two parents die of shock, emotions as headmaster, TV presenter breakdown in tears

FG denies barring youths from travelling abroad

Breaking: US condemns FG’s Twitter ban in Nigeria

Twitter Suspension: A secure Nigeria lies in more communication ‘ US govt cautions FG

Buhari’s civil war comment: Twitter doesn’t appreciate Nigeria’s trauma during 30 months war ‘ Presidency

Banning Twitter regressive, should be rescinded ‘ NPAN

LEADERSHIP

Makinde Flags-off Agribusiness Industrial Hub In Oyo

Youths Threaten Mass Protest Over Twitter Suspension

DSS Operative Dies In Fight With Soldiers

Kano To Plant 2.2m Seedlings In 2021

Borno Bans Use Of Petrol Stations As Motor Parks

Kaduna Spends N211m Monthly On Refuse Evacuation ‘ Commissioner

UNICEF Builds 53 Latrines, 116 Classrooms For Children In North East

NGO Pays Fees of Deceased Police Officers’ Children

Twitter Ban: Your Action Is An Overkill, NPAN Tells Federal Govt

Illegal Twitter Users Risk Prosecution ‘ AGF

Bandits Kill 5 In Fresh Kaduna Attacks

Twitter Ban: Nigerian Editors Urge Federal Govt To Rescind Decision

NDLEA Seizes 34,950 Tramadol, Diazepam Capsules

TRIBUNE

Nigerians must cry to God for solutions to overcome challenges ‘ Obasanjo

#TwitterBan: Malami’s prosecution order is illegal, null and void ‘ PDP

How my husband was killed ‘Widow of murdered Ibadan businessman

A teacher beat me so much I needed surgery years later ‘Akande

14million out-of-school children and the looming disaster

Transparency gospel according to St. Owasanoye

COVID-19: Unmasking the Nigerian health sector’s response, capabilities

US to Buhari: Suspension of Twitter undermines Nigerians ability to exercise freedoms, sends poor message to investors

Buhari’s ‘language they understand’ comment meant to warn IPOB that their force would be met with force, says Presidency

Sunday Igboho in Ekiti for Yoruba nation rally, says 2023 election won’t hold in South West

2 killed, others injured in Bauchi road crash

#TwitterBan, a golden opportunity for Nigerian youths, says APC

JUSUN industrial action: Police detention facilities in Niger overcrowded

Killings in South East: Northern youths becoming restless, Senator Wammako raises the alarm

Ooni, Awolowo Dosumu, others eulogise Aregbesola at 64

Two arrested for buying goods with fake N1,000 notes in Kwara

NATION

NDDC board: Tompolo withdraws ultimatum to FG, sues for calm

#EndSARS: Three out of 99 corpses were from Lekki Tollgate Pathologist

Humanitarian crisis looms in Zamfara, says MSF

Bloody weekend as bandits kill 93 in fresh Kaduna, Kebbi attacks

NDLEA foils bid to smuggle 34,000 Tramadol capsules from Lagos to Borno

Cry to God for solutions to nations woes, Obasanjo tells Nigerians

Yoruba nation agitators are foolish, says Aregbesola

Suspension of Twitter in response to long-observed misdemeanours Presidency

BREAKING: Twitter suspension sends poor message to investors, US cautions FG

Yoruba will break-away from Nigeria latest by December, says Sunday Igboho

Igbo traditional rulers in diaspora condemn Gulaks murder

Wike disowns NGFs agreement with JUSUN

Police investigate murder of DSS operative in Ekiti

DAILY TIMES

IPMAN laments incessant attacks on personnel in Delta

Bandits kill 88 in Kebbi Police

Three dismissed soldiers confess to training over 4,000 ESN members

Outrage trails FGs suspension of Twitter operations

Abductors of Niger school children raise ransom from N110m to N200m

APC suspends Candido, Angama, Madaki over alleged anti-party activities, conspiracy, forgery

Twitter Row: UK, EU, others call for dialogue

PDP satires Malami, Buhari govt for ordering arrest of Nigerians still using Twitter

Sunday Igboho storms Ekiti rally, says therell be no elections in 2023

EKSG suspends implementation of minimum wage, slashes political appointees salaries

NEMA urges South-East residents to plant trees to check erosion

Covid-19: FG to build 38 oxygen production plants

APC unveils flag bearers for July 24 Lagos LG polls

Russia will not provide free vaccination to foreign citizens Putin

Top bishop resigns from German Catholic church

How low carbohydrate diet can help achieve diabetes remission Study

DAILY TRUST

What prospective farmers should know about rabbit farming

Bread price hike: FG insists on cassava flour for production

Pineapple factory established for Edo migrants

Don’t rely on maize, cassava alone, FACAN warns Edo farmers

Navy debunks claim of helicopters delivering arms in Badagry

What prospective farmers should know about rabbit farming

Infighting: How Lagos PDP has lost fortunes

Exotic lifestyle of under-the-bridge dwellers in Lagos

Coup: Will AU, ECOWAS suspensions end Mali’s travails?

Truck kills two hawkers on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Sterling Bank launches fee-free transactional banking product for NGOs

Woman dies after taking concoction in Abuja

Ebonyi, Benue crisis: Rep sues for peace

Soldiers kill DSS operative in Ekiti

Attacking security operatives won’t solve problems, Ex-Milad tells Igbo youths

After 9 years, Kano still awaits completion of 7.2mw power project

Pathologist: We Conducted Autopsies On 99 bodies including Lekki tollgate victims

Twitter ban: UK, Canada, EU tackle FG

Effective Leadership for Sustainable Success Programme

Finally, Twitter deletes Nnamdi Kanu’s offensive tweet

Twitter suspension: Malami’s prosecution order Illegal, says PDP

IPOB: Your silence no longer acceptable, Wamakko tells Igbo leaders

Insecurity: Obasanjo tells Nigerians to cry to God for solutions

Aregbesola faults call for Nigeria’s break-up

Banning Twitter is regressive, Newspaper publishers tell FG

US hits FG, says #Twitterban a poor message to investors

CITAD calls for immediate restoration of access to Twitter

How Nigerians are accessing Twitter despite FG ban

Borno government bans charcoal, firewood sale in Maiduguri

Niger State: 40, 000 Civil Servants to Participate in rice farming

NYSC at 48: Corps members hold unity carnival in Kano

Twitter ban: APC supports FG, tells Nigerians to develop alternative app

114 killed in deadliest Burkina Faso attacks since 2015

Yiaga Africa slams FG over Twitter ban

Biafra: Northern protesters ask Buhari, National Assembly for referendum

Malami: Twitter ban violators will be prosecuted

Anambra: INEC fixes dates for primaries, read riot acts to parties

Federal Fire Service commissions ambulances, fire fighting trucks

NDLEA seizes 34,950 Tramadol, Diazepam capsules enroute to Boko Haram

66 killed in bandit massacre on 8 Kebbi villages

One dead, another injured in Lagos multiple road crash

Finally, telcos block Twitter access in Nigeria

Oil & Gas: Stakeholders advocate new local content strategy for Africa

Halt this shame, PDP tackles Buhari over Twitter ban

HERALD

Those Agitating for Yoruba Nation Are Foolish ‘ Aregbesola

Telecom Companies Seek Speedy Resolution of Twitter Ban

FG Orders Prosecution of Persons Using VPN For Twitter

How soldier stabbed DSS operative to death over ‘Yahoo boy

Bandits kill 5, raze place of worship in Kaduna ‘ Commissioner

Twitter Is A Source of Livelihood for Youths, Makinde Appeals To FG

BUSINESSDAY

Africa needs $15.7bn to upgrade existing 36 refineries to produce standard petroleum products ‘ ARDA

How security agencies’ invasion is killing businesses in South East

Government should set up regulatory body to address poultry products’ price volatility

Why major focus in business is now on customer satisfaction ‘ Oyefeso-Odusami

Supporters parade Amaechi, Wike’s ministerial achievements in battle for 2023

Nigerians urge improved registration exercise as INEC moves to shore up voters’ number

2023: We are worried about continued delay in passage of Electoral Act ‘ Igini

Why no African made 106 global millennial billionaires’ list

Investors scramble for returns in non-conventional properties

Never Blend In! Define Your Brand Differentiation Strategy

Insecurity: APC has failed leadership test ‘ Benue governor

DAILY INDEPENDENT

Nigerian Celebrities Berates FG Over Twitter Ban

Cracks On The Wall: APC’s Fresh Challenges In Lagos

Lamido Sanusi Visits Makinde, Says I’m Working For A United Nigeria

Electricity: CBN Interventions Guarantee Transparency ‘ Experts

FIRS Launches New Online, Naira Tax-Filing Platform

Nigerian Columbus-Based Journalist Releases 7-Track Album

Cameroon Govt Struggling To Convince Citizens To Use Vaccine, As Only 11% Has Been Administered So Far

Aisha Yesufu Slams Wike Over Threat To Kill, Bury IPOB Members In Rivers

Twitter Ban: Dino Melaye Tells Buhari To Learn From Trump’s Incident

Nigeria Security Not Happy With The System, Yoruba Activist, Igboho Alleges

Okonjo-Iweala Should Be Investigated Over IPOB’s Activities ‘ Adamu Garba

Twitter Ban: Develop Alternative App, APC Tells Nigerians

Boko Haram: ISWAP Says ISIS Ordered Them To Kill Abubakar Shekau

Twitter Ban: Banky W Says Nigerians Should Not Vote For Any Politician Above 65 In 2023

NEW TELEGRAPH

Okada: Battling daring undocumented riders in Lagos

Twitter ban: Telcos seek speedy resolution

Bandits kill 88 in Kebbi, five in Kaduna

Banks begin collection of N6.98 fee on USSD transactions

Ekiti: Soldiers stab DSS operative in hotel

Insecurity: Unidentified corpses litter hospitals in Imo

Malami orders prosecution of Twitter users

NPAN, Editors’ Guild to FG: Reconsider Twitter suspension

US, NBA, Makinde, Ozekhome fault FG

Corruption: FG advocates timely return of illicit assets

Financial accountability: EFCC writes banks’ Managing Directors, DMDs, EDs

BLUEPRINT

APC LG chairmanship primaries: Ifelodun LCDA residents cry out over injustice, imposition

SWAN FCT: Blueprint online editor, FRCN man reelected secretary, chairman

Twitter ban detrimental to free press in Nigeria-IPI

FG ‘s suspension of twitter, overreaction ‘ NPAN

Don’t scrap NYSC, Nigerians beg NASS

76,855 candidates sit for 2021 entrance exams into unity schools

 

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