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Newspaper Headlines For Friday May 26th 2017

26 May 2017 Newspaper Headlines


Dear reader, Below are the Newspaper Headlines For Today,  Friday May 26th 2017

*NIGERIAN PILOT*

Look out for the moon today, Sultan tells Muslims
Children’s Day: Senate wants Child Rights Act domesticated in all states
Anambra guber: Group alerts INEC on plots to disqualify Andy Uba
Uba: Ohanaeze gives FG 48 hrs ultimatum, as Fayose alleges that DSS now FG’s…
Afe Babalola Varsity to establish industrial park
Kano to supply 400,000 bags of fertiliser to farmers
Lalong bringing development to rural areas – LGA boss
FG calls for global invest in cervical cancer control
MURIC condemns Fayose over “attacks” on petrol stations
IPOB attacks AREWA over comments on Femi-Fani-Kayode
Boko Haram: Borno provides succour for 500,000 orphans
Ekiti murder trial: Drama as accused persons ‘disown’ lawyer in court
Every Igboman should join hands to restore Biafra – Bishop Udeh
Plateau Govt rakes N2.5bn as IGR in Q1
Actor, Emeka Ike planning to delve into politics
Obama’s POTUS style keeps getting better
I lost opportunities because of two experiences– Toke Makinwa
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West celebrate third wedding anniversary
Etisalat empowers students with Counselling session
Samsung invests billions into technology improvement
NSEASI sustains uptrend with +0.64% gain
NADDC DG commits to create value for industry stakeholders
Moody’s affirms Sterling Bank’s B2 rating with stable outlook
NCC introduces consumers conversation forum to educates grassroots subscribers
Israel celebrates 50th anniversary of the liberation of Hebron
Trump praises Macron’s ‘great job’ to win French election
UK election campaign resumes after Manchester attack
El-Zakzaky/Dasuki: HURIWA carpets presidency for lawlessness
Fayose condemns DSS continued detention of Ifeanyi Uba
Sokoto Govt. awards N169m contract for stadium renovation — Commissioner
Rooney left out of England squad to face Scotland, France
Ships and Ports Maritime Football Cup: Navy sets up final clash…
West Brom confirm interest in Iheanacho

NATION

Obasanjo: civil war never meant to massacre Igbo
PIB: Senate scraps NNPC
19 states, Abuja may get N2b ecological fund
APC happy over passage of Bill to reform oil and gas sector
Gunmen kidnap six school boys
Teachers to earn bigger salaries, says Fed Govt
Executive Orders: New dawn for private sector operators
FG to recruit NYSC members as anti-malaria taskforce
Another batch of 165 Nigerians return from Libya
Zuckerberg finally bags honourary Harvard degree 12 years after quitting
19 states, Abuja may get N2b ecological fund
A resumption that never was
Oyo college gets Bursar
Obong varsity holds seminar on quality research
international friendly Echiejile to captain Eagles
Nyaghassang community celebrates Manchester United’s victory
South Africa coach picks Moses, Iheanacho, Iwobi as ‘Dangermen’
2015 OKPEKPE RACE Organisers hail SuperSports, AIT, Channels
FA CUP FINAL Moses wants revenge on Arsenal
UAC Trophy Race returns to Lagos Yacht Club
Stakeholders okays passage of NSC bill
‘Ambode ‘ll sustain tempo of performance’
Saraki, Dogara renew hostility against anti-graft batlle
Nigeria’s future bleak, says Ohaneze president
Elders’ Forum celebrates Oliver De Coque
Cancer story: Halima Abubakar spoils for war
Tomi Odunsi pens emotional note to Eric Arubayi’s wife on birthday
Taming your anger, frustration and aggression (4)
‘Rate of heart attacks can be reduced’
Simplified medical referral takes off

SUN

Dasukigate: Dokpesi got N2.1bn for ghost contract –Witness
Senate passes PIGB, Scraps NNPC, PPPRA, others
Osinbajo, Obasanjo open up on Biafra
Moves against Sanusi dangerous for Kano Emirate –Gashash
Recession: We’ve never had it this bad -Rep
APC will cease to exist without Buhari -Ikoh, PPA chieftain
NEC orders audit of ECA over $100m discrepancy
… Approves extension of budget support facility to states
Sona shines at Food West Africa fair
BoI to create 5m jobs by 2019
Int’l friendly : Eagles won’t underrate Corsica, Echiejile insists
Corsica coach: Eagles’re world class players
Coach of the Corsica national team Jean-Michel Cavalli has hailed the quality of players in the camp…
FA Cup final: Star Lager Beer takes lucky fans to Wembley
Five lucky football lovers will experience the once in a lifetime treat of watching the 2017 English…

*DAILY TRUST*

FG will improve power, infrastructure, employment before 2019 – Osinbajo
Stock investment strengthens with N62billion profit
Beyond prison, inmates deserve to hope
Hunt for Ramadan moon begins Friday
Foreign ministry workers protest over diplomatic passports, clothing allowance
Yobe celebrates birth of 100 babies on IDP camp
Frank lauds Ganduje over Sanusi
FG approves closure of 5 foreign missions
Look for Ramadan moon Friday – Sultan
Children’s Day: Violence against children rising in Nigeria – UNICEF
Onyia appointed CEO of FBN Capital Asset Management
NABDA DG becomes ICGEB VP
Ford names Hackett as CEO
Afolabi now registrar FCET Akoka
Reps seek to establish FCT devt commission, security trust fund
Abuja chief advocates for improved child, family health
Clearing huge liabilities alone worth celebrating – FCT APC chair
Children’s Day: Police beef up security
Top funding sources for young start-ups in Nigeria
‘Reintegration of Chibok girls into society will take a while’

PUNCH

Gunmen abduct six Lagos pupils three days after writing school
Buhari: A mid-term report
Obasanjo calls for negotiation on Biafran agitation
NEC accuses Jonathan of sharing ecological fund to PDP states
Anointing service drama: Ambode sacks chaplain after Sunday service …priest, family thrown out of residence for ‘disrespecting’ gov’s wife
Ekiti: Murder suspects reject lawyer during trial
Man rapes eight-year-old sibling in Katsina
Five important loan lessons you must learn early
Ambode laments Lekki clash, warns communities
Plan to protect EFCC chair underway, says AGF
165 Nigerians return from Libya
FG to shut down five foreign missions
Two soldiers nabbed for disrupting Edo court
Lagos FHC orders Ubah’s release, Abuja court extends his detention
Jonathan’s godson forfeits mansion, others to FG
Ebola: FG may sanction airline for repatriating corpse from Congo
CDHR, TUC fault IPAC’s call for REC-nominee’s disqualification
FG declares Monday public holiday
Nothing can stop Nigeria’s greatness, Osinbajo tells corpers
Ngwuta: Court orders recovered money deposited in CBN
Boko Haram: Military acquires 20 dogs to detect IEDs
Shot judiciary worker: JUSUN accuses army of cover up
UNIOSUN demands prosecution of rampaging air force men
Lagos promises even development
Why Adeleke family can’t have autopsy report – LAUTECH
Nigeria has many quack psychotherapists –ACMPN
CVR: INEC accuses Kogi gov of double registration
We won’t leave state highways, says FRSC
Ramadan: Sultan set to announce sighting of moon
Fake soldier kills 25-year-old during argument
Senate passes petroleum governance bill 14 years after …APC, NUPENG, PENGASSAN hail passage
Way out of the minimum wage quagmire
Herbert Macaulay’s destroyed house should’ve been historical monument – Fafowora
Nigeria’s political system unfair, unsustainable, says Ohanaeze
Police arrest ex-councillor, others for employment scam
Exploring oil in the North: Fabulous or fabulist?
NBS ranks Lagos, A’Ibom, three others most investment-friendly states
Solution to Restore Your Eyesight and See CLEARLY AGAIN Without wearing eyeglasses
Minister wants better healthcare for soldiers, families
Nasarawa radio owner tackles govt over closure
Senate passes petroleum governance bill 14 years after …APC, NUPENG, PENGASSAN hail passage
FG inaugurates Solid Minerals Development Fund board
OPEC, others extend oil output cuts, Nigeria exempted
Five power turbines, four plants shut
Attributes of great entrepreneurs
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VANGUARD

Baxter Names Squad For Eagles
Ajimobi, Wife Celebrate Media Aide, Yomi Layinka, At 60
Ramadan Arrives!
Ijaw Not Using Other N’Delta Tribes As Pawns – Loyibo
Tips For The Blessed Month
Eyo Festival: Parade Of Colours, Gaiety
Work & Play, SMT Volvo, Bring Auto RallyCross To Sagamu
AXA Mansard Shareholders Approve 5kobo Dividend
I Know Corsica Well – Rohr
Medview Airline B767 Aircraft Returns From C-Check
New NADDC Boss Fires First Salvo: I’ll Work With Only Progressive Companies
Pension Expert Task Workers On Additional Voluntary Savings
Corsica FA Offers Free Tickets To Children
IAAF Diamond League: Okagbare Returns
UN Trains FAAN AVSEC Officers On Counter Terrorism
JAMB: CBT Centres Move To Ensure Hitch-free Exams
Coup Rumour, Set Back To Nigeria’s Democracy —Onuesoke
Why Some UTME Candidates Won’t Get Their Results — Oloyede
External Reserve Falls To $30.5bn As Naira Appreciates To N376/$
Let’s Beg Biafrain Agitators – Obasanjo
Man Pays Off Wife With N5m, Car, N100,000 Monthly Allowance
Basketmouth, Others Storm Kirikri For Night Of David
Accolades As COSON Opens Ultra-modern Complex
Wizkid Steps Out With ‘Sounds From The Other Side’, July
Cancer: Nollywood Actress Heaps Curse On Rumour Mongers
2baba Bridges Gap Between S/Africa, Nigeria As He Visits Nelson Mandela’s Soweto Home
Ijaw Not Using Other N’Delta Tribes As Pawns – Loyibo
Police Score Enugu High On Peace And Security
Ortom To Mark: You’re Telling Lies, Come To Benue Let Me Clear You
Breaking: Senate Passes PIB Into Law
Buhari Disappoints Wailers, Regains Strength
UAC Trophy Race Returns To Lagos Yacht Club

*PREMIUM TIMES*

INEC formally accuses Kogi Gov. Bello of double voter registration
The commission explains why it cannot sanction the governor for the criminal act.
You are a system stabilizer, 36 Governors tell Acting President Osinbajo
Why ‘Biafra’ should remain in Nigeria – Osinbajo
Falana Tackles Obasanjo, IBB, Atiku Over Private Universities
“None of these guys worked outside the government. their pension cannot establish a primary school, not to talk of a university.”
Buhari Appoints Malami, Six Others To Board Of Solid Minerals Development Fund
Nigerian Govt Releases 2017 National Common Entrance Examination Result
Two candidates from Anambra recorded the highest score.
Sports Minister, Dalung, Reacts To Contract Fraud Allegation
Nigeria Set To Close Five Foreign Missions
NOUN To Matriculate Students Saturday
Saudi Arabia Announces Date For Commencement Of 2017 Ramadan Fast
Nigerian Govt. Declares Monday Public Holiday
SaharaReporters Publisher, Sowore, Lambasts Nigerian ‘social Media Influencers’, Says They’re Not Progressives
Ramadan: Sultan Urges Muslims To Look Out For New Moon On May 26
Crisis-ridden Nigerian University Appoints Acting VC
SPECIAL REPORT: Disappointment, Anger In Ogoniland Over Nigerian Govt’s Delay To Clean Up Oil Spills
Man Who Fled After Killing Truck Conductor For ‘blocking’ His Way, Arraigned
Nigerian University Wants Justice After Raid By Air Force Personnel
Fuel Sales Resume In Ekiti After Fayose Threat
Edo Govt. Demolishes APC Leader’s N800 Million Shopping Complex
Police Score Enugu High On Peace, Security
NEMA To Receive 270 Returning Refugees From Cameroon
Toddler Dumped In University Of Maiduguri Toilet
Eight Injured, 32 Arrested As Students’ Union Election Goes Violent
Two Years Of Buhari. How Did We Survive?, By Azu Ishiekwene
Year 2019 And The Search For The Nigerian President, By Majeed Dahiru
Nigeria Lucky Again As OPEC Extends Oil Output Cut By 9 Months
Nigerian Government To Intervene In Exxon Mobil, Oil Workers’ Crisis
NNPC To Invest In Telecoms, Shipping Sectors
Nigeria, others benefit as oil prices surge 3 per cent
As Naira appreciates, Bureau de Change operators lose N130 million in one week – Official
Manchester United Win First Europa League Title
Festac Town: Lagos Cultural Town Turns Football Nursery
Defending champions to miss CBN Tennis Tournament
IAAF Diamond League: Okagbare returns for action
Branson, Mboma, Others Demand Release Of Students Jailed Over Boko Haram Joke
Nigeria, Morocco Sign Gas Pipeline, Fertilizer Deals
Pope ‘terrific’, Saudi ‘spectacular’: Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour
British police stop sharing Manchester information with U.S. over leaks
China warns U.S warship to leave South China Sea – Official

*THISDAY*

Senate Scraps NNPC, others in New Petroleum Industry Governance Bill
It’s promise fulfilled, says Saraki Crude oil price stabilises at $53 as OPEC extends output cut
Ebola: FG, Lagos to Sanction Kenya Airways
NEC Accuses Jonathan of Bias over Disbursement of N34bn Ecological Fund
Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Ohanaeze Say Nigeria’s Unity Negotiable
50% of Nigerian Children Experience Physical Violence, Says UNICEF
Ekweremadu Advocates Total Removal of Age Limits for Political Offices
Court Orders DSS to Deposit Monies Recovered from Justice Ngwuta in CBN
NNPC to Build Gas Metering Plant for Egbin Expansion Plans
… Releases Common Entrance Results as Queens College Records Highest Subscription
FG to Shutdown Five Foreign Missions
Again, Gunmen Strike at Igbonla Lagos Model College, Abduct Six Students
Air Force Bases under Threat, Say CAS
Confusion as Two Courts Give Conflicting Ruling on Ifeanyi Ubah’s Release
FG Declares Monday Public Holiday
IPOB Backs Fani-Kayode, Fayose against Arewa Youths
2017 Children’s Day Celebration: FCTA to Launch Strategic Plan to End Violence against Children
Niger Delta in a Hurry for Development, Says Dickson
Group Donates Drugs, Money to Bakassi IDPs
Coup Plot Allegation: Nigeria Cannot Afford Another Civil War, Bode George Warns
SON Destroys N450m Worth of Substandard Products
N’Assembly to Hold Public Hearing on Political Parties Debate Commission
Terrorism: Normalcy Returns to Lake Chad Basin, Navy Assures
House Mulls Financial Autonomy for NIPOST
Sokoto Removes 13,415 Ghost Workers from Payroll, Saves N300m
Ayade, Ex-govs Plant Trees to Mark Cross River at 50
Ambode Condemns Lekki Unrest, Laments Threat to $15bn Investment
Ambode Condemns Lekki Unrest, Laments Threat to $15bn Investment
Sokoto Uncovers 13,415 Ghost Workers
Kaduna to Revive Free School Feeding Programme in June
UNICEF: 50% of Nigerian Children Experience Physical Violence
DG: New National Minimum Wage will Determine Increase in NYSC Members’ Allowance
Gunmen Storm Lagos Model School, Abduct Four Students
Military Investigates Alleged Coup Plot
FG Begins Review of 2017 Budget, Excited by GDP Report
Body Flown in from DRC Tests Negative for Ebola
Nigeria Attractive for Investment, Says RenCap
Sigma Pensions Implores States to Implement Retirement Scheme
UBA Introduces Mobile Banking App
FG Urged to Introduce Privatisation Policy to Deepen Capital Market
Fidelity Bank Empowers 400 Students
Domestic Airlines Airlift 1.5m in Q, 2017
Ekweremadu Advocates Total Removal of Age Limits for Political Offices
Implement National Conference Report Now, UPP Tells FG
Dashed Expectations
Eulogies for Ugwuanyi as Inyaba Gets Bridge Over Troubled Waters
Why Nigerians Rated Nigerian Army Best Defense Agency
Treasuring Our Biodiversity
Rise of a Yoruba General
Concluding Serie A Matches Live on StarTimes
Iheanacho: I Will Not Leave Man City
Record Entries Trail 39th CBN T’tennis Tourney
Cristiano Ronaldo Faces Tax Fraud Charges


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