News Headlines May 26, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines May 26, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

2019: Aspirants challenge Buhari to debate
Buhari to female parliamentarians: Your demand threatens Osinbajo’s position
Revealed: How unregulated acid sale fuel deadly attacks among lovers, others
My mother went to the grave with 90 per cent of my secrets –Chioma Akpotha
I was separated from Omoge Campus Aishat for seven years, we never divorced –Husband
Whoever calls me a wife beater should show proof, Ibrahim Chatta blows hot
Day I saw my power bike more important than my life –Yaw
My wife is my biggest fan and critic –DJ Neptune
I know what poverty feels like –Imo Record boss
TO MY PARENTS, BEING THE BEST WASN’T AN OPTION –Iyaji, first class graduate
Liverpool hope to stop record-chasing Madrid in Kiev
Eagles not setting W’Cup target, says Iwobi
Rohr to drop five players after DR Congo friendly
Samba arrive for Eagles friendly with 28 players
Mikel charges team to fight at World Cup
Boxing: Organisers pledge to make Boxfest bigger
Okagbare battles Ta Lou, Ahoure at Eugene Diamond League
Sunshine target NWPL Super 4
2019: Isiaka finally dumps PDP, may join ADC
Woman arraigned for assaulting Chief Magistrate during proceedings
Drunken apprentice mechanic crushes highway sweeper’s leg
Highway robber shot dead by Police in Ogun
16 escape death in Benue crash
Supreme Court orders name of dead Army General be replaced with widow’s
Man, 42, charged with defiling wife’s 14-year-old sister
Customs officer shoots 70-year-old dead for intervening in argument
Mother abandons two-year-old in parked SUV, vehicle falls into gully
Court remands man for killing girlfriend in Ondo
Only someone like Buhari who enjoys backwardness can idolise Abacha –Reno Omokri
Senators Hunkuyi, Shehu Sani to dump APC
I didn’t frustrate my deputy out of office –Gov Abubakar
Two Taraba APC factions lay claim to party leadership
Zamfara Assembly writes minister over incessant killings
Martin Luther King’s daughter rejects claim that father would be ‘proud of’ Trump
UN boss, South Korean president decry scrapped Trump-Kim summit
AFBTE laments rising operational cost of enterprises
Oil exports plunge as Shell Nigeria shuts pipeline
350,000 SMEs get GEEP MarketMoni loans
Nigeria’s aviation industry growing very fast – SAHCOL
Mentor young people, ex-minister advises professionals
Fani-Kayode’s wife delivered of a set of triplets
Bad governance that we condemned in PDP worse in APC –Baraje, nPDP leader
A military officer once threatened to shoot me dead on live television –Tonie Iredia
Doctors want to be our employers, they want to determine our salaries –Biobelemoye, JOHESU National Chairman
But for acting, I would have been a footballer –Ayo Mogaji
My grandmother’s cane tamed my stubbornness –Inyang, Cross River governor’s aide
Different ways Lagos hawkers trick motorists into buying fake products in traffic
Paralysed Unilorin undergraduate needs N14m for medicare
Democracy Day and anxieties about 2019
Power: Why are Nigerians destroying Nigeria?
How important is honeymoon?
Ways you might be cheating on your spouse unknowingly


2 Medical Doctors, Others Kidnapped in Benue
APC, nPDP Rift Deepens, Faction Keeps Options Open
Osun Court Sentences Man, 25, to Death by Hanging
‘Nigeria Requires Savings, Stabilisation Mechanisms’
Buhari Receives 2018 Budget
FG Declares Tuesday Public Holiday
New Tech to Aid Search for Spaces in Busy Car Parks
All new Cars Must be Fitted with 11 Safety Measures by 2021, EU Demands
Changan CS35: Reinventing Entry Level SUV
The Ferrari SP38, new Creation from One-Off Programme
Beer Sectoral Group Launches Phase 3 Drive Alcohol-free Campaign
Mode Men Black Night 12
Kia Motors Runs ‘Green Light Volunteer Week’ to Celebrate Founding Anniversary
Former NAN Editor Inaugurates Homebaze African Cuisine in South Africa
Shell Confirms Leaks on Trans Ramos Pipeline
NNPC Targets Full Implementation of 2018 Budget
Changan CS35: Reinventing Entry Level SUV
The Ferrari SP38, new Creation from One-Off Programme
Buhari Tells Osinbajo ‘Your Position is Threatened’ as Female Parliamentarians Demand…
Dickson Praises APC Restructuring Panel for Doing ‘a Good Job’
Ekiti Poll: APC Inaugurates 14 Govs, Seven Ministers for Governorship…
NDLEA to Raid Black Spots in FCT
No Personal Target at Russia 2018
Astymin Boosts S’Eagles World Cup Dream
Champions League Final: Real Madrid, Liverpool Go for Broke
Niger, Bayelsa Win 20th Milo Basketball Championship
The Paradise, Coca-Cola, Partner International Pairs
LG Electronics Signs Iwobi as Brand Ambassador

The Nation

We gave lawmakers N17bn to pass 2015 budget —Okonjo-Iweala
$16bn power projects: EFCC begins probe of suspects
ACF backs calls for Obasanjo’s probe
Why I can’t live a normal life – VETERAN ACTOR KENNETH OKONKWO
MY LIFE from orphan to PERM SEC —Lekki Concessions Company boss Hassan
Jonathan, Secondus, Wike, Dankwambo, other PDP leaders converge on Ekiti
Alleged libel: Wike hits back at F-SARS commander in Rivers
2019: PDP, APGA, ADC absent as APC, SDP, LP, 51 other parties sign code of conduct
For Super Eagles mid fielder Ogu, marital bliss turns sour
Alleged money laundering: Court ends Metuh’s defence
Your position is ‘threatened’ by women, Buhari ‘warns’ Osinbajo
Boko Haram: Navy deploys more boats in Lake Chad
Save us from Irigwe, Berom armed men, Miyetti Allah cries out
Buhari receives 2018 Appropriation Bill
Start-ups to solve local problems with local solution – Osinbajo
Unbeaten runs in Europe
Beckham to Zidane: Please Beat Liverpool very well!
World Cup: Eagles kit in high demand
Ronaldinho perfects plan to wed two in August
Pochettino signs new 5-year contract with Tottenham
We shall rejuvenate schools sports in Nigeria – Dalung
Ebola: Anxiety as Congo team arrive Nigeria Friday
Alleged money laundering: Court ends Metuh’s defence
Democracy Day: CP assures Enugu traders adequate protection
Those resigning from my govt. don’t want change – Bauchi Gov.
Skales, Ade0butu meet on entertainment in Ogun
Adekunle Gold releases ‘About 30’
NDLEA to curb drug abuse through ‘special raids’ in FCT


Onigbinde, Ladipo Extol Virtues Of Late Thunder Balogun’s Wife
Security Chiefs Who Are Not Performing Should Be Asked To Go —A.K Horsfall
Muslim Community In Enugu Endorses Ugwuanyi For Second Term
‘Obaseki Too Busy Developing Edo To Be Interested In Criminal Prosecution Of PDP Members’
Security Challenges: We Have Satisfied All Indicators Of A Failing State – Ayodeji
Plateau Group Urges Disregard Report On Alleged Siege Of Berom Land By Herdsmen
Genital Checks: Good Move By The RCCG
The Challenge Of Change
Nigeria’ll Crash Without Massive Investment In Education – Business Survey Analyst Tells Buhari
Killings: Don’t Appropriate More Funds For Service Chiefs, CSOs Tell NASS
Fulham, Villa Clash In £160m Promotion Shoot-Out
Between Side Chicks And Wives
Rivers Enemies Are Having Sleepless Nights — Wike
Biafra Lived Even Among Nigerians
Democracy Day: Okowa In The Eyes Of Deltans
EFCC Vs Sen. Nwaoboshi!
President Buhari : Is It Time To Change The Changer?
Security chiefs who are not performing should be asked to go —A.K Horsfall
Real Madrid vs Liverpool : Enugu Police Command calls for caution ahead of Champions League final
Ex-UEFA boss Platini ‘cleared’ over FIFA payment: report
MRS Kids Cup: Platform for discovery of budding stars — Gbodume
‘She stole my fatherhood when she got rid of the baby’
Ini Edo steps out stylishly with N745,000 Balenciaga Bag
Gowon, Shonekan, Ambode, others for Gen. Diya’s church 70th anniversary
I played guitar for different churches to improve my skills and as backup hustle- Fiokee
Adekunle Gold releases `About 30′
More trouble as Eric Many slams Runtown with fresh N267m lawsuit
Bears persist at Nigerian Stock Exchange, indices dip by 1.01%
Court sentences receptionist for stealing employer’s cell phone
58 fake universities operating at the moment in Nigeria, says NUC

The Sun

2019: Osinbajo’s position threatened –Buhari
■ As women seek VP slot
Brutal murder
◗ I watched my brother-in-law slaughter my husband in the presence of our children, tragic recall
Benue, Taraba killings caused by spread of sharia –Can president
•Indicts security agencies, backs Onaiyekan on 2019 presidency Declaring IPOB terrorist group is unjust
Fani-Kayode’s wife delivered of a set of triplets
Nigeria is sliding into anarchy -Wike
Imo: Buhari can’t save you, stakeholders tell Okorocha
■ My visit to President not unusual –Governor
IPOB to Ohanaeze: Forget restructuring, bother about Biafra
■ Says May 30 sit-at-home sacrosanct
Afenifere splits over Buhari, OBJ’s feud
Democracy Day: FG declares Tuesday, May 29, public holiday
Nigeria, others renew pledge to win fight against corruption
Alleged N700m graft: Controversy as Ize-Iyamu, others fail to meet bail conditions
2019: Nigerians yet to find alternative to PDP –Fayose
2019: Osinbajo’s position threatened –Buhari
■ As women seek VP slot From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja As the 2019 general elections approach,
I write to ease internal turmoil – Pamilerin
After 35 years in journalism, I’m breaking new musical ground -Reuben Okala
For an enduring democracy
Life without your true love
Two black men and a royal wedding
The sectionalisation of the police
Strike: JOHESU confirms receiving Court Order, but —
Why infrastructure is key to affordable housing devt
Ugwuanyi backs CBN’s cooperative solar city estate
ESVARBON tribunal: CJN inaugurates disciplinary committee
…Warns against unethical practices among members
Channels Int’l Kids Cup, platform for sports tourism development
Russia 2018: Onazi, Aina, Paul Bassey upbeat over Super Eagles chances
Manchester Utd target Fred wants to decide future after World Cup
EDITORIAL: Checking rising internet banking fraud


Police Recover Mace In Gombe, Another Stolen In Abuja
Female Lawmakers Demand VP Seat
200 Days After, PMB Receives Budget From NASS
Why My Deputy, Others Resigned – Gov Abubakar
We Are Concerned About APC’s Future – Baraje
APC Chairmanship: Why We Endorse Oshiomole – Edo Political Leaders
Combatting Pot Belly With Home Remedies
FG Hands Over N3.85bn Esan Water Project To Edo Govt
Leather, Perfect Canvass For My Personal Creativity – Morin Obaweyam
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Declares N140m Dividend
Union Bank To Resolve ATM Dispense Error In 2Hours With RPA Tech
USAID Supports Eko Disco To Reduce Power Technical Losses
Obaseki Releases N1.5bn To Pay Arrears Of Local Govt. Pensioners
Contentment Was Watchword In Our Days – Pa Ibigbami
Sadio Mane Sends 300 Liverpool Shirts To Home Village
Liverpool Aim To End Madrid Reign In Champions League Final
Anti-Tobacco Campaigners Engage Abuja Community
Political Power Struggle, Major Cause Of Insecurity In Nigeria – PDP
Resurrection Of nPDP And APC Crisis Conundrum
APC Chairmanship: Why We Endorse Oshiomole – Edo Political Leaders
Congo Arrive Ahead Of Monday’s Friendly With Eagles
EDITORIAL: Will There Ever Be Another Census?
As Experts Brainstorm On Restoration Of Values
If Nigeria Were A Pregnant Woman
A Sudden Desperation To Rescue Nigeria?
I Accept Challenges In Good Faith – Joy
Hilton Garden Inn Spreads Warmth Of Nairobi
S’South Forum Chides Graft Agency Over Intimidation Of Ex Kano Gov
Boko Haram: IDPs Can Now Return Home – Army
The Guardian

Toyin Sanni: Every woman should be financially literate
We want to be vice president in 2019, say female lawmakers
JOHESU strike: Senate intervenes to end action
Don’t leave Lagos alone to tackle developmental challenges, say Ambode, Duke
Oil marketers decry rising robbery attacks on filling stations
May 29: Delta Police warns IPOB, others
37,000 Police recruits await result of aptitude test conducted by JAMB
JOHESU summons emergency meeting over court order
Osinbajo inaugurates youths programme in Kano, hails Ganduje’s initiative
Rohr warns girls not to visit Super Eagles’ camp in Russia
GOtv MAX Cup, Torres’ Farewell match and Uyo soccer fans
‘Please beat Liverpool’, Beckham begs Zidane
DR Congo storms Nigeria with 28 players
Onigbinde, Ladipo extol virtues of thunder Balogun’s wife
Mane sends 300 Liverpool shirts to Senegal
Linda get belle, why do y’all need Panadol?
Why immunisations are important for your child
‘Bedtime stories help children’s cognitive development’
Appreciating The Nigerian Military
Food and drinks to indulge or avoid during Ramadan
‘Winning 2012 Lagos state Spelling Bee changed my life’
Dufil, Bolanle Ambode fete kids to mark Children’s Day
Recall for men conference… grooming 21st century man
MTV Shuga IRL… Real life sexual education on screen
Weekly political notes
2019: Nigerians yet to find an alternative to PDP, says Fayose
INEC to end election tribunals in Nigeria
Nicki Minaj Confirms She Is Dating Eminem
Official Naija top 10 countdown
HiLife Fest: Singers, dancers set to do battle in Onitsha
KSA, Showkey, Ayuba, Omawunmi for Make Music Lagos 2018, as concert goes live
Mr. Ibu, Duncan Mighty, Efe, others to ignite Lagos with Maconi Music Festival
Children’s Day celebration: The many challenges of Nigerian children


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