News Headlines May 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines May 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

We won’t vote for religious bigots in 2019 – Methodist prelate
Death of triplets’ mother: Inquiry blames mismanagement, drunken husband
Crisis: nPDP meets Buhari today
Obasanjo’s govt used police, DSS to topple govs – Presidency
OAU sex scandal exposes Buhari-Saraki impotence
We won’t vote for religious bigots in 2019 – Methodist prelate
Buratai probes alleged assault of Delta leader by soldiers
Liverpool keeper receives death threats after blunders
Buhari, Baru have made NNPC worse
How to apply for unsecured business loans
Crisis as workers fault Osun poly rector’s doctorate
Collegiate presidency and national harmony
LASG to link Bariga to Third Mainland Bridge
Understanding Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme
Police kill one, nab three bandits in Taraba
E-mail marketing for small businesses
Man United prepare mega contract for Cristiano Ronaldo
JAMB set to conduct recruitment test for FRSC
I do not regret my comments, Cristiano Ronaldo insists
Sergio Ramos’ gamesmanship ‘quite clever,’
Orimolusi’s palace rots away after 24 years without king
Edo NDLEA arrests man for drug peddling
General allegedly threatens EKEDC worker with gun
Assailants kill butchers’ leader in Delta
Lagos kids find bonding at Children’s Day
Killing by naval officer sparks protest in Imo
Ebonyi preacher tortured to death for destroying monarch’s statue
Parallel congresses organisers not true APC members –VON DG
Police stop Cross River APC congress
Italy plunges into political crisis after govt talks collapse
APC sweeps Nasarawa local government election
FG saves N125bn from first-class travel ban, others
LCCI commends Senate for CAMA Act passage
Boeing meets FG over national carrier
Aviation unions, Bi-Courtney bicker over workers
Joshua loses unbeaten record to swimming legend
I haven’t really slept since the Champions League final —Loris Karius
Nigeria can pull off a surprise in Russia –Ekong
Salah confident for World Cup
Joshua loses unbeaten record to swimming legend
Eagles have hunger for success – Amuneke
Rohr laments as injury knocks Simon out of W’Cup
IAkeredolu inaugurates digital resource centre in Owo
Airtel showcases power of mobile Internet in new commercial
EDITORIAL: Buhari, Baru have made NNPC worse
All gloves off for President Buhari
Imperatives of political finance reforms


Buhari Moves to Combat Violence against Children
Obasanjo, ADC, 30 other Parties in Alliance Deal
FG Carries over N538bn Unspent 2017 Capital Vote to 2018 Budget
CBN Takes New Measures to Improve FX Liquidity
Presidential Advisory Committee: Buhari Has Taken Corruption Fight to Greater Heights
nPDP Leaders to Meet Buhari, Osinbajo Today
We’ve Kept Our Promises to Nigerians, FG Insists
Bandits Kill Another 30 Persons in Zamfara
Anambra Community in Shock Over Murdered Twins Found in Freezer
FG Considers Options to Mitigate Impact of Late Passage of 2018…
APC Clears Nasarawa LG Polls
Obasanjo Administration Spent Only $3.5bn on New Power Projects, Says Ezekwesili
Sit-at-Home: IPOB Warns Police Commissioners in South-east against Interference
SPDC JV Paid N5.31tn to FG in Four Years
Conoil Celebrates the Nigerian Child
NCC: We Are Guarding against Consumer Exploitation
Unions Threaten to Stop Flight Operations from MMA2
nnoson Boss Files Motion for Stay of Execution of Order Declaring…
Survey Shows CEOs Optimistic about Growth amid Headwinds
Stanbic IBTC Bank Introduces Savings Product
Alleged Clampdown: APC Urges Nigerians to Disregard PDP’s Pretentious Acts
Metuh Bemoans His 29-month Travail
Kumuyi’s Undying Passion
Birnin Gwari Bandits Dare the Army
Super Eagles, DR Congo Set Port Harcourt Aglow
Injury Knocks out Moses Simon from Russia 2018
Kwesé Signs Mikel as Brand Ambassador
French Open: Venus Knocked out in First Round
Troost-Ekong: I Can’t Wait for My First World Cup
Police to Investigate Death Threats on Karius
Failed Leadership and Nigerian Youths

The Nation

Presidency hits Obasanjo over Fayose, Ladoja, Obi
Buhari has delivered, says Lai Mohammed
Ambode: our achievements are divinely inspired
’Tinubu’s panel saves APC from implosion’
BDCs reject CBN’s dollar purchase order
Falae, monarch: Akure deserves railway
Buhari’s three-year scorecard
RDHS old students elect exco
Adamawa cholera deaths now 13
Presidency begins vetting of Budget 2018 Bill
Amassoma crisis: Leave us alone, monarch warns politicians, others
APC chief seeks crop processing centres in Ogun
‘Stop loading produce in tankers’
Oluwo urges Fed Govt to review unfair policies
YDP seeks de-registration of YPP
I Can’t Sleep – Liverpool Goalkeeper Karius
Eagles hits PH in Star branded bus for DR Congo match
No date for Joshua, Wilder bout yet
French Open: Venus Knocked Out
Rename Champions League, C. Ronaldo tells UEFA
World Cup: Amuneke urges Super Eagles to remain focused
LEON BALOGUN: Nigeria can be a big surprise in Russia
‘Why Plateau APC congress was rancour-free’
Furore over parallel congresses in Delta APC
Nigeria set to host global tourism meeting
AFRIMA entry submission opens
UMG artistes dominate ‘Best International Act’ category at 2018 BET Awards
Cleric backs Ambode’s re-election
Ambode seeks kids’ protection against domestic accident
Extortion: Task force to arrest council traffic officials
Man hangs self in Somolu
Children’s Day: Our kids, Our future
JAMB screens 37, 062 police applicants in 156 CBT centres
Shareholders approve Forte Oil’s assets sales
Accion MfB pays dividend, approves MD’s appointment
Group trains women entrepreneurs on credit access
Panic grips stock market as equities lose N1.31tr


Presidency hits Obasanjo over move to oust Buhari
We must ensure safety of our children, Buhari urges security agencies, others
Buhari wants violence against children checked
Children’s Day: When will violence against children, rights denial end?
Ekiti 2018: SDP candidate to criminalise street hawking by children
No part of Nigeria will be neglected ―FG
Ambode attributes achievements in 3 years to God
Children’s day celebration: Oyo govt reiterates commitment to child right
Political Boko Haram taking advantage of humanitarian crisis in Nigeria, Coalition alleges
Elder statesmen should mentor new set of leaders for Nigeria ―Okowa
Saraki visits Benue, promises to stop killings
Children’s day: Obiano’s wife calls for improved welfare of children
Wike charges FG to pay oil-producing States 13% derivation from $1bn withdrawn from excess crude account
UBA highlights cultural heritage, celebrates Africa day in Style
Forex hoarding: CBN to sanction banks, revoke BDCs license
Nestlé shareholders approve N21.8bn final dividend, as board assures more value
CBN warns banks against hoarding forex
EDITORIAL: Nigeria’s declining industrial production
Remembering Omonike Akinjide, renowned philanthropist
Democracy Day: How has Nigeria fared?
A Republic led away from Democracy by its elite
Towards attaining success through goal setting

The Sun

Northern, Southern elders go into alliance
•Embark on rescue mission, declare Nigeria near failed state
Children’s Day: Kalu charges parents on proper upbringing
Buhari steps into nPDP crisis
• Now to meet aggrieved members after Osinbajo’s preliminary intervention
I’m committed to protecting children –Buhari
2019: Buhari has done well –Lai Mohammed
APC deserves to return in 2019 –Kalu
Nigerians’re starving, Anglican church leader tells Buhari
• Catholic priests to president: Killings, sign of bad leadership
FG withdrawal of $1bn from ECA: South South govs demand 13% derivation
• Wike, Dickson, Okowa want share for oil-producing states
Imo APC crisis: Deputy gov dismisses reconciliation with Okorocha
Sit-at-home: Police, IPOB trade words
Campaign against drug abuse, Buhari charges Governors’ Wives Forum
Drake Takes Shots At Kanye West And Pusha T On New ‘Duppy Freestyle’
John Irvine, Visionscape boss: Lagos residents will get quality Service, clean environment they deserve
Democracy and nationhood
2019 and politics of deep pockets
Russia 2018: Eagles battle ready for Simba
Moses Simon out of World Cup
Mikel: We’ll storm Russia with winning mentality
APC sweeps Nasarawa poll as opposition rejects results
Ekiti guber: We’ll pay salaries, Fayose’s former deputy, PANDEL candidate
EDITORIAL: Celebrating Nigerian children
Christian, politics as albatross
Ask the Boss: Three servings for the price of one
2019 and Hameed Ali’s unquantifiable love for Buhari
Democracy, whose democracy?


Otunba Runsewe: One Year Of Flying Nigeria’s Flag As DG, National Council For Arts & Culture
Linkage Assurance Records 431% Increase In PAT
Kwesé Signs Mikel Obi As Its Brand Ambassador
I’ll Not Castigate Buhari Again—Umahi
2019: We Won’t Repeat 2015 Mistakes—Imo Youths
ASUU Sets Up C’ttee To Assess TETFUND Projects In UI
Diamond League: Ivorian Duo Dust Okagbare In Eugene
EEDC Sets Up Task Force To Checkmate Energy Theft, Vandalism
May Day: Pius Hommen Urges Parents To Support Lalong’s Initiatives For Children
Banks Should Give Priority FX Allocation To Industrial Sector —MAN President
Sapele Butchers’ Association Chairman Assassinated
Bala Takaya, Middle Belt Forum Chairman, Is Dead
Gbajabiamiala, Others Trying To Distort My Book For Political Reasons – Okonjo-Iweala
Mrs Shettima Distributes 200 Bags Of Rice, Sugar To Widows
Analysts Call For Caution As Equities Continue Downward Movement
NDIC Achieves 1st Public Sector Multiple BSI Certifications
Banking Industry Need Increased Digitization, Stronger Corporate Governance — Experts
Why NASS, Executive jerked up 2018 budget – Presidency
Nigeria has never had a more transparent, accountable govt than Buhari’s – Lai Mohammed
Nigeria’s economy needs booster shots to grow optimally – Rewane
2019: Christians won’t vote wicked, religious bigots, tribalist – Methodist Prelate
We must ensure safety of our children, Buhari begs security agencies, others
Security challenges in a regime of change: The good, the bad and the ugly
Osinbajo: I say to you brothers in Christ, fellow countrymen and women, let us go forward
Stop lying or quit the ministry, Garba Shehu tells Reno Omokri
FCT AITEO Cup: Supreme Court FC beat defending champion FRSC 1-0 in final
Kwara Aiteo Cup Final : Alfred sees brace in Kwara Utd’s win over ABS
Dickson cup: Toru-Orua, others emerge as semi-finalists
How does money affect your relationship?
My curve is my obsession — Eva Chris
Big boobs bring joy and pain – Obianuju
I wish I could meet with the president – Iseoluwa Abidemi, teen gospel act
Love means everything to me – Dayo Amusa
NAIS completes students conference, reward winners
Shittu advocates more capital allocation to communications ministry, agencies
Codeine abuse : Lagos blame rise on neglect of mental health


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