News Headlines May 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines May 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Unpaid bill: Lagos hospital detains newborn baby for three months
Sign ‘Not Too Young to Run’ bill, quit in 2019, Arewa youths tell Buhari
20 burnt to death in Ondo road accident
Sultan knocks Ortom, Fani-Kayode for linking herdsmen killings to Danfodio
Repatriated Edo man attacks wife, mother-in-law with machete
Leave Fayose out of Buhari, Obasanjo’s fight’
We’ll lessen budget delay’s impact on economy – Adeosun
President’s speech uninspiring, hollow, say PDP, others
Oil price falls to $74, Nigeria’s exports suffer
Three states, PANDEF reject Buhari’s water resources bill
FG threatens to sack striking health workers
nPDP members converge again today, insist on meeting Buhari
460,000 fans want Ramos punished
Policemen allegedly detain hairstylist for looking like gay
Raped Ondo teenagers: Traditionalists seal up suspects’ houses
Family raises the alarm over abducted customs officer
Ronaldo absent from Real kit launch
Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship
Police uncover illegal gun factory in Benue
Current throws Rivers man off electric pole …after rejecting N1m to stop suicide attempt
VIO officials attack editor for recording assault on taxi driver
Don’t truncate political process, Saraki cautions Nigerians
Okorocha faults Nigeria’s democracy, warns politicians
2019: Be vigilant, Wike urges Rivers residents
Adeyeye’s defection to APC won’t affect PDP’s fortune –Fayose
Paraguay to have its first woman president
2019 elections: Reconsider independent candidacy, Nigerians tell INEC
Ex-PDP minister, Adeyeye, supporters defect to APC
Naira comes under pressure, reserves drop to $47.75bn
Shareholders approve Forte Oil’s restructuring plan
Lending rate review’ll attract foreign investments —NACCIMA
Freshworks announces expansion plans in Nigeria, others
Super Eagles meet Buhari today
Rashford can set world alight – Young
Human trafficking:FG orders NAPTIP, NIS to screen World Cup lists
Man City star M16 assault rifle tattoo sparks criticism
Oyo tertiary institution workers issue ultimatum, threaten strike
My eye defect cost me many opportunities – LASU best graduating student
You can’t be ‘a staff’ of any company
Three varsities to begin degree programmes in herbal medicine
Hackers trying to leak JAMB questions – Oloyede
OAU, Elizade varsity sign MOU
Lagos celebrates treble at The Foot of David
Youtube removes half of violent music videos in UK
Fanning, Jolie reunite for Disney’s ‘Maleficent II’
Lawmaker gives wife G-Wagon with number plate ‘Assurance’
Singer auctions her N3.6bn engagement ring
Artisan needs N0.7m for eye surgery
US-based surgeon calls for enabling environment for medical discoveries
NGO settles hospital bills of 10 patients at LASUTH
Cigarette smoking may be responsible for your infertility
Heart disease, stroke are world’s biggest killers –WHO
Viruses to reverse aging by removing wrinkles in cells – Study
Protecting your computer from ransomware
Google to give $2m grant to nonprofits
Why your business needs a digital strategy
UBA introduces app for students
EDITORIAL: Overbearing lawmakers should retrace their steps
British monarchy in diversity
19 years of democracy: Any need to celebrate?
ICYMI: How people ‘move’ from rags to riches
Why fight the doctor over who leads the health team?


Saraki Tells Nigerians to Speak against Anti-democratic Policies Our Correspondents
Seven Takeaways from Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech
10 Key Quotes from President Buhari’s 2018 Democracy Day Speech
Buhari: Killer Herders, Bandits Will Face Full Wrath of the Law
Adeyeye Joins APC
Transparency Int’l: FG Expanding Use of Opaque $670m Security Vote as Slush Fund
12 States, Four Million Votes at Stake, nPDP Tells Osinbajo
Emefiele Pays Unscheduled Visit to Banks
Imo APC Crisis: Okorocha Slams Oyegun Says Udenwa, Ohakim are selfish leaders
It’s Baseless Comparing Us with PDP, Says Osinbajo
Buhari: PVC, Card Reader Magic Wand Behind My Victory in 2015
ASUU, TETFund, CVC, NUC Reject Amendments to TETFund Act
Ize-Iyamu, Others Recount Prison Ordeal Say APC govt has failed…
Kwara APC Faction Accuses nPDP of Trying to Destroy the Party
You Are Full of Lies, Garba Shehu Tells Omokri
Gaidam Approves N3.72bn for Projects in LG
New Entry Opportunities Beckon as Bears Depress Stock Prices
AMCON Boss Lauds CBN for Compelling Banks to Lend to Real…
Group Wants 35% Involvement of Women in Implementation of PIGB, Others
FBN Holdings’ Reassuring Performance
South- east Business Owners Ratify AfCFTA, Insists on Zonal Gas Masterplan
HASAL MFB Marks 10 Years of Operation
Real Reasons Bauchi Deputy Governor Resigned
Ashiru: Tired of Playing Second Fiddle
Boost for Operation AWATSE
Honour Well Deserved
Rohr Raises the Alarm over Eagles’ Fullbacks
Eagles to Visit Buhari Today Before Departing for England Friendly
FIBA Backs Kida as only Legitimate NBBF Board
Argentina Spies on Eagles against DR Congo
Portugal Stumbles, France Shines in Warm-ups
Finalists Emerge at MRS Kids Cup
‘TETFund Bill must be Modified for Faith-based Varsities’
Cultism: Kwara Poly Engages 180 Security Operatives
Take Your Education Seriously, Wike’s Wife Tells Rivers Children
Experts Proffer Solutions to Suicide among Youths
Olashore: All Stakeholders Must Get Involved in Children’s Mental Health
Politics in Decline

The Nation

Ex-nPDP: stop Saraki’s trial
‘Minimum wage won’t be ready by Sept.’
CBN report outlines banks’ deposit, lending rates
Buhari: vote for candidates of your choice
Ex-PDP spokesman Adeyeye joins APC
Firms: don’t seize Patience Jonathan’s cash
Jega: it’s time to reflect on outstanding challenges
Lagos Speaker assures Nigerians of improved welfare
‘Why I prioritise inherited projects’
Woman beats house help, 13 to pulp
Ishaku promises to make youths millionaires
What we want from Fed Govt, by manufacturers
Court orders Buhari to probe N481b budget padding claim
‘Fed Govt committed to completing abandoned projects’
Community leader jailed 12 months
Buhari to receive Eagles before FEC meeting – NFF
Rohr advises Eagles to invest wisely
Should Eagles abandon match in protest against racism?
Lokosa vows to replicate NPFL feat at World Cup if…
Leopards thank NFF; wish Eagles good luck in Russia
French Open: Serena makes fashion statement
Marco Asensio ,Dua Lipa on the Podium!
Plateau APC unites ahead of 2019
‘I mistakenly cheated on my wife with her kid sister’
Hope renewed at IDP camp
The last lap
Inside Abuja’s underground shops
Appeal Court acquits Oluwa of Lagos aspirant of forgery, conspiracy
Woman arraigned for child theft
EKEDC donates 500 rain jackets to LAWMA
Full text of Buhari’s Democracy Day broadcast
JAMB announces closure of Direct Entry application
No breach into our system, says JAMB Registrar
Keystone Bank posts N3.72b profit in Q2
‘Micro pension, multi-fund structure to change industry dynamics’
CHI posts 76% profit
Regency rakes in N3.36b


Ndigbo Knock President Over “Passive Remark” On Herdsmen Attacks
Countdown (15) FIFA WC: Argentina Musn’t Beat Us Twice, Musa Tells Team-Mates
Eagles’ Were Fatigued Against Congo DR, Balogun Reveals
Ekiti 2018: APC Camp Receives Boost, As Adeyeye Joins Party
New Life For 5 Indigent Cardiac Patients
FG Rescues Abia Community From Erosion Menace
Budget Padding: Court Orders Buhari To Prosecute Indicted Lawmakers
Adamawa Cholera Outbreak: WHO Deploys 39 Staff To Mubi
Fight Against Corruption
We All Belong To Saraki In Kwara — Oganija, Campaign Spokesman
Bribe-Taking: Senators, Reps Charge At Jega, Say It’s Pot Calling Kettle Black
Nigeria Designs First Framework For E-Government Coordination
Lagos APC Brouhaha: We Are Stopping The Tyranny Of The Minority — Fouad Oki
Nigeria’s Democracy Sick, Malfunctional, Needs Restructuring—Abia Speaker
Dalung Wants NFF To Put Off Its Elections
Leadership Failure And Crisis In The Health Sector
Democracy Day: Adamawa Pardons 33 Prisoners
Atiku, Catholic bishops, Afenifere, Ohanaeze fault Buhari’s vow to deal with killer-herdsmen
Democracy Day: Govs give message of hope, present scorecards
PVC, Card Reader gave me victory in 2015 – Buhari
19 years pf unbroken democratic rule in Nigeria excites group, stages walk
President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 Democracy Day speech
Ekiti govt to Shehu: Don’t involve Fayose in Buhari’s fight with Obasanjo
Rohr, Mikel praise NFF on wealth investment seminar
World Cup 2018 factbox on Nigeria
Hubby won’t stop his affairs
He walked out on his family
You can’t tarnish my image, Churchill replies Zainab
Double celebration for Lagos socialite, Akeem Oladele
Assurance: Gbaja spoils wife with N100m G -Wagon birthday present
Nigerian rapper, Lil Ashh returns in style
350,000 MSME benefit from GEEP
Police arrest 2 suspected armed robbers in Zaria
Adebowale emerges new Deputy Vice Chancellor of UI
Carpenter electrocuted in Akwa Ibom
Nigeria designs first framework for e-Government coordination
New life for 5 indigent cardiac patients
This democracy has impoverished Nigerians — Na’Abba
The Sun

Democracy Day: We’re celebrating freedom, resilience -Buhari
Sit-at-home: Anxiety, fear grip residents, traders in Onitsha
Buhari to Nigerians: Get your PVCs, vote who you want in 2019
2019: PDP can’t return to power –Kalu, former Abia governor
Democracy anniversary: Emmanuel counts gains, describes supporters’ turn-out as unprecedented
3rd anniversary: We’ve delivered our promises –Wike
Democracy Day: No celebration in Borno, Yobe, Anambra
…19 years without military incursion, big achievement –Kalu
2019: PDP, APC clash over quit notice
We should beware of power abuse, political persecution –Saraki
Democracy Day: We’re celebrating freedom, resilience -Buhari
Sit-at-home: Anxiety, fear grip residents, traders in Onitsha
Democracy Day speech fallout: Not yet Uhuru on economy – Experts
Children remain nation’s greatest assets – Tambuwal’s wife
Again, Fayose raises the alarm over alleged plan to rig Ekiti guber poll
Ekiti guber: Fayemi picks Adubiaro as running mate
Ekiti State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has picked Alhaja Habibat…
No hope for economic renaissance under Buhari
…Nigerians react to democracy broadcast
264,269 loans disbursed under GEEP –Buhari
..$650m injected into SWF
Pension assets hit N8trn
…As N50bn invested on road construction
Diogo Dalot: Manchester United close to deal for Porto right-back
Russia 2018: Rohr to drop Aina, Agbo, Eze, Awaziem
•Considering Ajiboye over Akpeyi
President Buhari hosts Super Eagles today
Police and Okada riders clash in Ebonyi
My strategy for Nigeria when I become President – Omoyele Sowore
Truck crushes 3 people to death in Abuja
South African firm begins sale of ‘insect milk’
Mexican journalist, Hector Gonzalez Antonio beaten to death
‘We have to turn it into a teaching moment,’ Jarrett on Roseanne tweet
Democracy Day: Nothing to celebrate in Buhari’s speech–YPP chair
Sit-at-home: Anxiety, fear grip residents, traders in Onitsha
Niger Republic Gov. commissions N270m road projects in Sokoto
Why we didn’t celebrate 2018 Democracy Day in Anambra – Adinuba
EDITORIAL: The assault on Port Harcourt High Court
‘Roseanne’ canceled after star’s controversial comments
How APC congresses deepened Dogara-Abubakar feud
Leadership crisis causes panic in Onitsha market
EduSkills Fair on vocation in education holds June 2
Democracy Day: X-raying the current dispensation
‘Obituary announcement’ wrong
The Senate can legally summon the IGP (3)
For once, Buhari did not disappoint
As Nigerians awaited President


Ekiti election: PDP’s Adeyeye defects to APC
Ebonyi traders who observe IPOB’s sit-at-home order to forfeit shops — Gov Umahi
Cabinet reshuffle: Buhari suspends action till after APC national convention —Source
Ekiti 2018: Fayose, raises alarm, alleges plan by APC, INEC to rig election
Give them heaven and earth, nPDP will leave APC – Buhari’s ally
Democracy Day: A new Delta state emerges in few months, Okowa assures Deltans
Recruitment: FRSC records 10,000 applicants in 2 days
Oyo ex-deputy speaker, Adesokan, dies at 82
Lalong debunks allegation of witch hunting of former public office holders
Democracy Day: Workers may not enjoy minimum wage this year
Ijaws slam Buhari, say “You don’t deserve the peace in the Niger Delta”
Democracy day: Enugu governor reiterates total commitment for people’s welfare
Democracy Day: Jonathan praises youth’s resilience, prays for peace
Traditionalists protest, seal off suspected rapist’s homes in Ondo
ICPC docks UK-based neurology professor, wife over N233.6m fraud
Twin brothers found dead inside freezer in Anambra
South African parliament approves national minimum wage bill
North Korean, US officials open discussion on summit
Attacker kills 3 in Belgium, dies after gun battle with police
Without France, Lebanon would probably be at war, Macron says
Democracy Day: Capital market operators laud FG, call for more infrastructure development
Over 80% Nigerians in despair ―Mailafia
Nigeria rice paddy production now 6 million tons ―Ogbeh
Nigeria lacks hands for those who cannot self care —CCPN
FG told midwife service scheme central to stopping VVF
Fidelity Banks shareholders applauds 2017 performance, approves N3.19bn dividend
Shareholder approves Forte Oil divestment of subsidiaries
How new investor can access stock market —ASHON
Secondary market to attract more investors as rates moderate
How leaders produce sterling results
EDITORIAL: TCN’s verdict on power supply
Amosun’s sterling standard in Ogun
President Buhari, revisit faces on naira
Ondo House of commotion


Police Uncover Illegal Gun Factory In Benue
Court Orders Prosecution Of Indicted NASS Members
Nigerians Not Overwhelmed By Tough Times – PMB
Tinubu Invites Falana, Ajibade to APC
2019: PDP Group Backs Jonathan’s Former Minister For President
Address By Muhammadu Buhari, President Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria In Commemoration Of The 2018 Democracy Day Celebration
Youths Hails Appointment Of Woman As Atiku’s Political Director
Is Falz’s “This Is Nigeria” A Call On Government To Act ?
Benue: Between Dangote Cement Plant And Peace In Host Communities
Benefits Of Polling To Elections In Nigeria
Reforms: Pulling Down Multi-billion Naira Fraud Industry In Bayelsa
JOHESU Strike, Health Ministry And Matters Arising
North Korea Envoy To Hold Talks In US On Summit
Egypt’s Sisi To Visit Sudan In October Amid Tensions
Supreme Court Verdict: Stay Action On Election Plans, Dalung Tells NFF
Why Super Eagles Struggled Against DRC – Balogun
WORLD CUP: PMB To Send Forth Eagles Today
Invest In Infrastructure, Capital Market Operators Urges FG
APM Terminals Boosts Nigeria’s Export By 15%
OPEC Mulls Pumping 1m Barrels Of Oil Daily
FG Agencies Remit Over N650bn Operating Surplus In 2 Years
How Kano Assembly Speaker Evaded Impeachment Plot
Supreme Court Verdict: Stay Action On Election Plans, Dalung Tells
WORLD CUP: PMB To Send Forth Eagles Today
EDITORIAL: That N8.1trn Under-remittance By MDAs
Democracy Day: Putting An End To The Travails of Delta People.
Nigeria Can Be Great Again!
North Korea Envoy To Hold Talks In US On Summit
Egypt’s Sisi To Visit Sudan In October Amid Tensions
Electricity: Manufacturers Seek FG’s Intervention In N29bn Tariff Dispute With Discos, NERC
Adamawa Church Holds Special Mass To End Killings
Killings: Ezekwesili, 2Face, Rights Groups Demand Justice For Victims
Gov Bindow Frees 33 Inmates To Mark Democracy Day
FG Committed To Completing Abandoned Projects – Lai Moh’d
Centre Urges PMB To Assent Disability Rights Bill
The Guardian

20 burnt to death
Fayemi quits Buhari’s cabinet
Hisbah gets power to arrest
Opposition, others pick holes in Buhari’s scorecard
South East governors, police, IPOB set for showdown over sit-at-home order
Nigeria loses N2.7b daily to Trans Ramos pipeline shut-in
Quake helps clear the blackened air over Nepal’s brick kilns
Mongolia bans civil servants from using social network sites at work
Saudi Arabia outlaws sexual harassment
LeBron leads longshot Cavs against Warriors in NBA Finals
Zimbabwe to hold national election on July 30
South African firm begins selling “insect milk”
Tiger Woods can still beat my record, says Nicklaus
French Open: Nadal defies rain to oust Bolleli, as Cilic outlasts Duckworth
Five lessons from Real Madrid’s UEFA Champions League triumph
Okocha is Nigeria’s best footballer, says Crespo
Ex-athletes seek AFN president’s resignation over ‘poor’ performance
Rugby Africa lifts Nigeria’s suspension from international championships
Four Important Ways Of Helping A Depressed Friend Or Family Member
Pusha T Reveals Drake Has A Son In “The Story Of Adidon”
In Tibet, Vultures Transport The Dead To Eternity
Class consciousness and the Nigerian condition
How does our strike culture affect the economy?
Editorial: The case for access to water
Thorstein Veblen, a prophet sans honour
As democracy dies in Nigeria
On the fresh Ebola scare
Getting it right as a nation
‘Public safety, security remain our primary duty’
Democracy, federalism and the Nigerian lie
Nigeria, a hope betrayed
Class consciousness and the Nigerian condition
Operators decry software importation from Estonia, Sweden, India
Retailers armed with artificial intelligence tackle Asian counterfeiters
Dizengoff cautions against reactive measures in fight against cyber attacks
Quickhelp launches mobile app to aid business transaction

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