Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, 27 May 2023  

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Claims Yoruba, Igbo were marginalised during Sudan evacuation false NANS president

Resident doctors spend 128 strike days under Buhari

Dont let sedentary lifestyle rob you of parental joy

Benue security outfit loses nine personnel to herdsmen attacks

Buhari gets asset declaration form, Enugu, Kano govs-elect submit forms

Police divert traffic, FRSC, NSCDC deploy 3,365 officers for inauguration

10 contestants battle as Nigerian Idol live shows begin

Killings continue as Buhari spends N14tn to fight insecurity

Expect Tinubu to make tough decisions, says Shettima

Government must ensure citizens embrace building insurance Don

Army pledges to sustain peace in Niger Delta, lauds NDDC

Court clears Tinubu for Monday inauguration, PDP, LP gear up for legal tussle

FG orders DisCo to disconnect uncertified transformers

Government to raise N108bn for women empowerment

Nestle core investor acquires additional 40,000 shares

Gunmen kidnap another Catholic priest in Imo

18 academics develop innovations to curb hunger, poverty

Buhari leaving Nigeria much better than he met it Ganduje

Diezani slams N100bn libel suit against AGF, EFCC

Just In: Gombe Gov dissolves cabinet, inaugurates transition committee

Tension in Anambra community as masked men terrorise residents

Drama as Oshiomhole, Okorocha, Oyofo clash at book launch

EFCC can invite me anytime, Im not afraid Ortom

Man City ready to grab historic treble Guardiola


Indefinite Strike: JOHESU Insists on Pharmacists Consultant Cadre Approval

Buhari Knocks Opposition for Giving International Community False Impression About 2023 Polls

Terrorists Kill 22 Farmers in Zamfara

Wike Urges FG to Increase Funding to Police

How Nigeria Loses Over N104bn Annually to Imported Energy Drinks

Falconets Eye another Goal Rush against Burkina Faso

Atiku: Supreme Court Dismissal of PDP Suit Will Not Affect My Petition against Tinubu

Sierra Leone Election: Osinbajo to Lead Commonwealth Observer Group

Tinubu Wins Another Suit against Inauguration, as Court Imposes N17m Fine on Litigants, Lawyer

Alleged Double Nomination: S’Court Dismisses PDP’s Case against Tinubu, Shettima

EFCC Launches Investigation into Late Sir Alakija’s Lagos Property

Customs Arraigns Ex-US Marine for Illegal Importation of Firearms


May 29: Supreme Court dismisses PDP suit, clears Tinubu, Shettima for inauguration

Court dismisses another suit seeking to stop Tinubus inauguration

Court stops suspension of Abure, LP National Chairman

Deputy Senate President, Speaker cant come from same zone, insists APC Integrity Group

Nigerians dont need rubber stamp National Assembly Ezeugwu, Enugu House Leader

The Aisha Buhari Exclusive: My life as Buharis wife, First Lady in 8 years

How traditional birth attendants, chemists spread HIV/AIDS, others in rural communities

Buhari takes Tinubu on tour of Aso Rock Villa

How I attract ex-presidents, govs, diplomats to my restaurants

Buhari receives asset declaration form, urges Osinbajo, other officials to declare assets

Why I rejected N5m to perform at Tinubus Inauguration Concert Singer Portable

Abom youths shut down oil company over the states proposed new map

Nigerian researchers develop innovations against hunger, poverty, other societal ills


Russia strikes Ukraine clinic, blames Kyiv for border attacks

After mass killings, thousands in need of aid in central Nigeria

Suspects obtain 38,000 from British national after impersonating Nollywood star

2023: U-20 World Cup: We know how to handle Brazil, Flying Eagles coach Bosso

Taraba stakeholders decry deplorable state of Jolly Nyame Stadium

FG unveils Nigeria Air, targets $1b revenue in five years

Nigeria must rethink talent management to stem brain drain

Nigeria declares Monday, May 29 public holdiday for Tinubu swearing in

FG restricts movement around Eagle Square ahead of Tinubu’s inauguration

Court affirms Abure as Labour Party chairman, restrains Apapa, others

Killing of traditional rulers: Coalition urges FG to declare state of emergency, says Uzodinma has failed

NAFDAC destroys fake, substandard goods worth N4.2bn in Anambra

Buhari takes Tinubu on familiarisation of offices in State House


Key facts about Elon Musk’s Neuralink

Elon Musk’s Neuralink gets clearance to test brain implants in humans

Former Benue Govs to get N25m every four years as maintenance allowance

You took Nigeria from top to bottom, Ortom tells Buhari

May 29: Kano Gov-elect, Abba invites Sanusi II to swearing-in

Rail mass project: Lagos shuts Murtala Way, Apapa road for one month

US cop suspended after shooting 11-year-old boy

Rwanda genocide fugitive Kayishema appears in S.Africa court

I’m ready for EFCC ‘ Ortom

Buhari directs Osinbajo, all outgoing officials to declare their assets

2023 elections a combination of progress, regrettable shortcomings ‘ CAPPA report

First Ladies deserve privileges after vacating office ‘ Aisha Buhari

Buhari takes Tinubu around on familiarisation tour to Aso Rock

U-20 World Cup: Flying Eagles set for showdown with Brazil

Okowa lauds Exco members’ contribution to administration’s success

Police not aware of killing of Internship Student in Ebonyi ‘ Spokesperson

Extra-judicial killing: Falana sues Army Staff, others over murder of police officer

May 29: Journalist tasks Tinubu on youths inclusion in governance

Leading by example, Enugu Governor-elect, Mbah declares assets

May 29: From Eagle Square I’ll fly straight to Kaduna ‘ Buhari


As Stakeholders Drum Up Nigeria’s Need To Implement Food Fortification Policy

New Accountant-general Promises To Shun Corruption, Digitise Treasury Activities

Questions As Federal Govt Unveils Nigeria Air With 1 Aircraft

Businessman Loses $11m Cash In Broad Daylight Robbery In Ogun

Shettima: Sound Judgement Eluding Nigerians, Frank Reacts To Supreme Court Verdict

Why I Refused To Perform At Tinubu’s Renewed Hope Concert ‘ Portable

BREAKING: Federal Govt Declares May 29 Public Holiday

EFCC Arraigns Woman Over N2b Investment Scam

Transition: Buhari Takes Tinubu On Presidential Villa Tour

Nigerian Researchers Develop Prototype House That Floats On Water

Buhari Receives Assets Declaration Form, Orders Osinbajo, Others To Do Same

Court Fines Litigants, Lawyer N17m Over Suit To Stop Tinubu’s Inauguration


Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Imo

Concerned indigene knocks Oyo Assembly over suspension of LG Chairs

NASS Leadership: Our zoning template will promote Nigeria fault lines ‘ APC Integrity Group

First Ladies deserve privileges after vacating office ‘ Aisha Buhari

Nigeria Air: Ensure accountability over rebirth of national carrier, Yakasai tasks Tinubu

Children’s Day: Gbajabiamila decries rate of out-of-school pupils in Nigeria

Senate Presidency: NNPP assures Akpabio of support

Children’s Day: We’re committed to quality education, health, infrastructure ‘ Akeredolu

IFAD, Taraba govt pledge continued support for farmers

Automotive training centers to create one million jobs for youths ‘ Minister

NURTW: Start preparing your handover notes, Agbede tells Baruwa

Double nomination: Sound judgement eluding Nigerians, Frank reacts to Supreme Court decision

FG acquires 18 ambulances for unity schools

May 29: Southeast Miyetti Allah holds prayer session for inaugurations of Tinubu, Otti, others

Monarchs killing: Uzodinma has failed, declare state of emergency in Imo, Coalition tells FG


Wike to join Abbas, Kalu campaign Monday

Court affirms Abure as LP chairman, restrains Apapa-faction

FG unveils Nigeria Air aircraft

El-Rufai sacks Kaduna Assembly clerk, Perm Sec, one other

Lalong dissolves cabinet at valedictory session

Gunmen kill trainee doctor in Ebonyi

Madein takes over as AGF, vows ‘zero tolerance’ for corruption

37 inmates regain freedom from Kuje, Suleja prisons

Buhari takes Tinubu on tour of State House

Portable: I turned down invite to perform at Tinubu’s pre-inaguration

20-year-old ‘virgin’ celebrates chastity after NYSC

Alleged N43.5m fraud: Absence of counsel stalls NOGASA chairman’s trial

Asake, Naira Marley, others perform at Tinubu’s pre-inauguration concert

Youths shut oil company in A’Ibom over remapping

I will not leave my husband if he cheats – Yeni Kuti

Gunmen burn monarch, kill PM in Imo

After nine years, P-Square set to release new album

FG connects 700MW national grid from Zungeru hydroelectric


I’m unfazed by Supreme Court verdict on Shettima’s double nomination ‘ Atiku

Court jails cash operations manager for collecting N4.8m daily contribution, failing to remit to employer

Presidential inauguration: FG declares Monday, May 29, public holiday

He only gave me $2,000 25 years ago’ ‘ Pat Utomi denies working for Tinubu against Obi

Nollywood Icon RMD’s Family Celebration: Son’s Graduation Stuns the Internet


Budget Minister Presents Scorecard, Blames Governors For Rising Poverty

Diezani Sues EFCC, AGF, Demands N100bn

Buhari Asks Osinbajo, Govs, Other Outgoing Officials To Declare Assets

El-Rufai Sacks Kaduna Assembly Clerk

Court Dismisses Suit Seeking To Stop Tinubu’s Inauguration Over ‘Perjury’

‘My Life Under Threat’, Says Katsina Journalist ‘Assaulted’ By Police

Group Raises Alarm Over Rising Cases Of Sexual, Gender Violence In Kano

Starting point won’t be rosy but Nigerians will appreciate our gov’t -Tinubu

FG boosts facilitation with 1,024-passenger capacity terminal at MMA, gulps N2.2bn

Shell’s exit from Niger Delta mustn’t trigger more harm, Amnesty tells Tinubu

NBET, Transcorp sign 726MW power purchasing pact

NUPRC signs seven new regulations into law

CAC unveils ownership register of companies

Senior lawyers write Buhari over multi-billion naira cargo tracking contract

Floating Nigeria Air contempt of court, operators tell Buhari

SMEs cluster protest blackout, accuses DisCo of ruining businesses in Kano

3 days to go: Nigerians knock APC on campaign promises

Delta assembly passed 60 bills in 4 years, lost 2 members ‘ Speaker


Double nomination: Sound judgement eluding Nigerians, Frank reacts to SCourt decision

Inauguration: No room for parallel govt, Natives begin vigil in Abuja

Over 10,000 CSOs to embark on anti-Emefiele rally

FCT minister inaugurates 13-man revenue harmonisation cttee

May 29: Dont Swear In Tinubu as President Abuja Residents

Career progression: FCTA perm sec calls for Order 1 review


One dollar is now N766 at parallel market

Stock market rises by 1.51% in week ended May 26

Market jitters push Turkish lira to fresh low ahead of presidential vote

Yield-hungry investors push US money market assets to record $5.4tn

Oil regulator moves to tackle theft, get new investments with 7 new regulations

It’s goodnight Tina Turner, ‘Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Bilqis Williams, providing global solutions to local needs

Funmi Oyetunji: Chairman, Prestige Assurance Plc

CBN takes eNaira sensitisation drive to women in UNILAG

Debt outstrips education, health per citizen under Buhari

Cheap smartphones crowd out used ones in Nigerian market

Buhari leaves education with unkept promises

Environmental protection of the Nigerian space: A promise half fulfilled


Nigeria Urgently Needs Young Professionals Like Funmi Ayinke In Government, Says Moji Danisa

Tajudeen Abass: For The Sake Of A People-Oriented House Of Representatives

Tinubu Should Invest In Youths Through Mechanized Farming, Quality Education ‘ Abisal CEO

Criticisms Trail FG’s Flag-off Of Nigeria Air

I’m Not A Coward To Run Away From EFCC ‘ Ortom

Speakership Race: Abbas Pledges United 10th House, Gets Wike’s Backing

Lagos Intervened In 1,600 Roads Within 4yrs ‘ Sanwo-Olu

BREAKING: FG Declares Monday, May 29th As Work-Free Day For Presidential Inauguration


Soludo Tasks FG On Oseakwa Sea Port, Anambra-Lokoja Road

As Speaker Lauds Apga For Peaceful Conduct Of Congresses

Anambra Generates 180,000 Tonnes Of Solid Waste Monthly

Abia Assembly Recalls Suspended Members, Upholds Deputy Speaker’s Impeachment

Children’s Day: Adeleke’s Wife Seeks Proper Care For Children With Special Needs

Climate Change: Implement Carbon Credit Scheme, Reps Tell FG

LFZ To Attract $12bn Investment In 10 Years, Offers 16,000 Jobs

LCCI: FG’s Fixation On Debt Accumulation Unhealthy For Growth

Allege Vote Buying: Political Parties Warn Police Against Disrupting Democracy In Ogun

10th Speaker: Wike Declares Support For Abbas, Kalu

APC Integrity Group Reiterates Position On Party’s Zoning Arrangement

Edo High Court Dismisses Notice Of Suspension Against LP National Chair, Abure

Court Orders Arrest Of Anambra Assembly Member-Elect Over Allegations Against Ibeto

S’Court Throws Out PDP’s Suit Seeking Tinubu, Shettima’s Disqualification

10th Senate: CSO Begs Kalu, Yari, Izunaso To Support Akpabio

Approved Sports Business Policy Out Soon


For challenging Tinubu’s victory, S’Court slams N2m charges on PDP

VIDEO: Moment Nigeria Air touched down Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja

Total allotments for FG’s Savings Bonds hit N5.06bn in 5 months ‘ Nigerian Exchange

FG unveils much awaited Boeing 737-800 Nigeria Air

Subsidy removal, regulating exchange rates’ll bring initial hardship ‘ Tinubu

Buhari receives assets declaration form, directs out-going officials to do same

INEC denied us access to electoral documents ‘ Nasarawa PDP alleges

May 29: Zamfara police pledges peaceful inauguration

Ward exco lacks power to suspend LP chair- Court

Fashola’s last day in office: Nigerians still demand signing of Certificates of Occupancy

Air Peace begins airlift of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia

24 convicts get state pardon, gov pays N20m to free 80 others

FRSC deploys 365 personnel for Tinubu’s inauguration

Be good ambassadors, Matawalle tells Zamfara intendin



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