News Headlines Jun 3, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jun 3, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

PDP NWC meets this week over 9th National Assembly leadership
You lack capacity to run political party, Oyegun tells Oshiomhole
Elect leaders of your choice, ACF tells National Assembly members
Pastor rapes, impregnates teenager in Abuja, blames devil
Police arrest three over raid on Okorocha’s bedroom
Secondary school pupil dies after taking beverage laced with Sniper
Don’t attack President, Kumuyi tells Christians
14-year-old electrocuted while operating Chinese firm’s faulty machine
If President Muhammadu Buhari disappears
Man strangles seven-month-old daughter in Niger
Collegiate presidency and national harmony
RRS nabs suspected robber, cable thief
Lawyer to sue Buhari over aides working without reappointment
Biafra sit-at-home protest took place in 100 countries — IPOB
Govt assistance not getting to us, rice farmers cry out
UNIZIK scandal: UNIBEN denies issuing embattled lecturer examiner’s certificate
Kogi LG workers reject salary payment
Court remands 38-year-old for sodomy in Katsina
Dogara yet to declare interest in Speaker’s seat, says aide
I’ll be fair to all Lagosians, Sanwo-Olu vows
Poll panel: Appoint your replacement, Atiku asks Bulkachuwa
PDP chief dumps party for APC in Ekiti
Imo holds retreat for state lawmakers-elect
How to start poultry business
Banks’ non-performing loans hit N1.676tn
Recapitalisation: Insurance companies consider merger, acquisition
Trustfund explains programmed withdrawal retirement option
Lagos, Delta, Rivers, Akwa Ibom top domestic debt list
SEC sets up interim management team for Oando
Joshua vows to reclaim belts after setback
AFCON: Mikel, Balogun, others arrive in Asaba
Falcons thump Slovenian champions 3-0 in final friendly
U-20 W’Cup: F’Eagles battle Senegal for q’final ticket
Joshua stops angry dad from clashing with Hearn
Kienka, Mustapha win Zenith Bank tennis tourney
Godzilla King of Monsters leads box-office
Inactive PoS terminals reach 54,313
Scientists uncover vulnerability of cloud service
Adopt emerging technologies to drive economy, NCS advises govt
Mastercard partners Samsung Electronics on identity verification
Editorial: CBN should be stricter in regulation
If President Muhammadu Buhari disappears
Searching for ministers and presidential advisers
A morning of horror and the slaughter of a people (1)

The Nation

Eagles’ AFCON money not in 2019 budget
The army in us
Davido is Travelbeta ambassador
10 insurance firms may hit new funds mark
Mogazi drops message for lovers and haters
Alibaba relives 1989 SAP riot
‘Oil producing communities marginalised in Abia’
Africa’s relationship with China beyond just loans
Alex Unusual partners English Manner to train children on etiquette
Dealers seek better risk management for banks
Singapore’s court verdict
Olu Jacobs, others ‘Lend a Helping Hand’ to children
Stanbic IBTC unveils ACAP
I will not fail my constituency, says lawmaker
Tackling air navigation infrastructure deficit
Budget 2019 at last
Obaseki: Transforming Edo with Production Centre initiative
FBNInsurance pays N4.8b claims, declares dividend
Celebrating the Nigerian child
Wema Bank: Growing profitability
Breaking: SEC sets up interim management for Oando Plc
Don’t attack President Buhari, Kumuyi tells Christians
Breaking: Google services down in Nigeria, North America, Europe
Breaking: NCAA revokes pilot’s license for expired medical certificate
Gbajabiamila not Tinubu’s candidate – Kalu
Oshiomhole’s ‘agbero style’ of engagement demarketing APC – Oyegun
EFCC nabs A’Ibom AIDS director
Bello pays December, January salaries to Kogi workers
Police deploy undercover operatives for Eid-el-Fitr in Kaduna
‘Oil producing communities marginalised in Abia’
I will not fail my constituency, says lawmaker
Abiodun: New dawn, new challenges in Ogun
ACF tells Senators, Reps who to elect as leaders
Egypt 2019 AFCON: Berahino to captain Burundi against Nigeria
FIFA U-20 World Cup: We must finish our calculations against Nigeria, says Senegal’s coach
2019 AFCON preparations: Mikel, five others arrive Asaba
Obaseki: Transforming Edo with Production Centre initiative
Wema Bank: Growing profitability
Two found dead in well
Police arraign father, son for ‘beating’ Ikeja Electric worker
Woman kills her 1 year old baby in Enugu – Police
Youth corps member donates drugs to community health centre in Katsina
Ondo flags off mini-grid in oil community
Kaduna lynching: Police parade prime suspect, others
‘How we spent N45m to train 1,000 primary school teachers’, by Nasarawa UBEC
FUTO student drowns in a swimming pool
Unilag can make world’s best with adequate support – lawmaker
Mogazi drops message for lovers and haters
Alibaba relives 1989 SAP riot
Alex Unusual partners English Manner to train children on etiquette
Olu Jacobs, others ‘Lend a Helping Hand’ to children
Police arrest Regina Daniels’ elder brother


News in Photographs: Buhari Returns to Abuja after OIC Meeting
Oyegun: Oshiomhole Lacks Capacity to Run Big Political Party
Atiku Petitions Appeal Court over Alleged Ploy to Delay Presidential Tribunal
Recapitalisation: NAICOM, Operators’ Meeting End in Deadlock
More Winners Emerge in FCMB ‘Millionaire Promo’
NNPC Recruitment: Candidates Laud Baru
Adesina Receives Honorary Degree
Afreximbank President Visits DRC
TECNO Unveils New Smartphone in Nigeria
May & Baker Assures Shareholders of Improved Performance
NEXIM Bank Eyes $1.2bn Revenue from Non-oil Exports
CBN Harps on Open Banking
LSETF, Mamamoni to Empower Women
Stock Market Gains 6.5% in May on MTN Listing
Experts: Adeosun’s Input to Nigeria’s Economy Can’t be Ignored
Investment One Launches Mentorship Programme for SMEs
Access Bank, Others Win Awards
TSA: NCS Raises the Alarm over FG’s Non-Payment of Service Charge
A Tale of Two Significant Dates
Recapitalisation: NAICOM, Operators’ Meeting End in Deadlock
More Winners Emerge in FCMB ‘Millionaire Promo’
NNPC Recruitment: Candidates Laud Baru
Anxiety Grips NFF Officials as AFCON 2019 Not in Ministry’s Budget
Flying Eagles Confident of Reaching World Cup Q’finals
AFCON 2019: Mikel, 17 Others Arrive Eagles Camp in Asaba
Alibaba, Others to Feature in NTA/HotSports’ AFCON 2019 Live Broadcast
Anthony Joshua Vows to Reclaim His Belts after Sensational Defeat
Suleiman Ibrahim, Omolayo Bamidele Emerge Winners
NFF Partners Solaja on Landmark Book on Nigerian Football
Foreign Goalkeepers Out to Make Splash at NPFL Playoffs

Daily Trust

Despite reforms, health sector still rated low
Nigeria risks losing $9bn over failed contract
Buhari returns from OIC summit in Saudi Arabia
UN Presidency: Buhari sends delegation to New York to support Bande
Why NECO scrapped use of scratch cards in examination
Despite reforms, health sector still rated low
3 arrested for invading Okorocha’s house
Don’t attack Buhari, Kumuyi tells Christians
OIC: CAN, others need anti-Islamophobia vaccine – MURIC
Best jihad for Muslims is knowledge, not killings – Sheikh Gummi
Buhari returns from OIC summit in Saudi Arabia
Senate Presidency: I expect endorsement of PDP senators-elect, says Lawan
‘Attempt to impose 2015 Standing Order on 9th senate will fail’
PDP knocks Sagay over comment on Supreme Court’s verdict on Zamfara
Rafael Nadal ends Londero’s run to reach quarter-finals
Friendly: Super Eagles to start training in Asaba tomorrow
2019 AFCON preparations: Mikel, five other Super Eagles arrive Asaba
NCAA withdraws pilot’s license, warns others against infraction
Banking: e-payments hit N34.02trn in Q1, 2019 — NBS
‘Rail passenger traffic drops’
Collapsed building kills 11-year-old boy in Osogbo
Nisa hospital offers free medical care, gifts to orphans
Gwagwalada chair plans sensitisation on drug abuse
Roger Federer waltzes into French Open last 8
Police arrest seven over alleged kidnapping in Edo
Ogun: Police allege plan to unleash violence by transport unions
Kogi Labour lauds payment of salary arrears
Maize farmers reel out expectations from Buhari’s second term
FG to set up 10 new rice mills across Nigeria – BOA
Multiple taxations: commodity corridors underway for farm produce movements – NNCMC boss
ASUU demands apology for Unilorin 49+
Etsu Nupe urges Muslims to sustain virtues of Ramadan
Rains: See Monday’s weather prediction for Abuja, Kano, Lagos, others
Court to rule on Ortom, Oshiomhole’s case July 11

The Sun

2019 Budget: Nigeria may pack up before 2020, say experts
Tackle insecurity now or risk destabilisation, Archbishop Martins tells Buhari
Oshiomhole incompetent to chair APC –Oyegun
9th Assembly: PDP lawmakers divided over speakership
9th Assembly: Kalu backs Gbajabiamila for House of Reps Speaker
… Group canvasses support for Lawan, Kalu
New Olowo emerges soon –Kingmakers
I’m not against LG autonomy –Ortom
…Perm secs forum endorse Gov Bello
Dogara, Gbajabiamila, others met at Bago’s mother’s burial
Sallah: Zamfara governor splashes N83m on cows for IDPs, others
Shehu preaches tolerance among ethnic groups
Senate presidency: Zamfara APC’s loss won’t stop me – Lawan
9th Assembly: I’ll be better Speaker –Olatubosun
Sanwo-Olu’s agenda can transform Lagos –Olokoba
Nasarawa: I’ll tackle insecurity by providing jobs –Sule
New Jeep Wrangler is ‘2019 4X4 of the Year’
Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross seduces more SUV lovers, wins prestigious honours
How auto braking tech makes roads safer
NCAA revokes pilot’s licence
Red Cheetah App exceeds 100,000 downloads
Joshua vows to bounce back
Kienka, Mustapha win Zenith Bank/Ikoyi Club tennis tourney
Bayelsa builds world-class wrestling gym
Asaba agog for Nigeria Pitch Awards
AFCON 2019: Mikel, others light up Asaba camp
France 2019: Super Falcons ends preparation in style
Poland 2019: Flying Eagles confident of quarterfinals ticket
NFF partners Solaja on landmark book on Nigerian football
Funke Opeke’s unending mega deal
Billionaire, Femi Otedola bags Business Leadership honour
Nigerian comedian Bovi denies “Drake” contact after Joshua’s defeat
Police arrest Regina Daniels’ brother after marriage to Ned Nwoko
How I found love again
Why I want collabo with Tiwa Savage –Ortty
MSN Ocean Entertainment berths
Nigeria, again unchaining the dogs of war
Bayo Oguntunase: My sadness lingers
Between herdsmen’s terrorism and Fulani radio
Taking agriculture to the Next Level
Africa’s relationship with China
ASUU berates govt over “external forces” controlling education sector

The Guardian

Experts blame government policies, others as real estate’s growth recedes
Banks borrow N12 trillion from CBN in six months
Demand for container housing peaks in Nigerian cities
Another student commits suicide with Sniper in Lagos
Insurance sector seeks N463 billion fresh capital
Umara pledges to rebuild damaged infrastructure in Borno
Jurists prescribe dispute resolution for AMCON’s N5tr debt portfolio
Buhari, APC worsening poverty of Nigerians, say PNP, Timi Frank
Sanwo-Olu orders Lagos-Badagry road contractor back to site
Ibrahim, Bamidele win SNEPCo Junior Tennis Championship
Nadal, Federer, Wawrinka through to French Open’s quarterfinals
Oshoala scores brace as Super Falcons beat Slovenian champions
Flying Eagles sure of beating Senegal for quarterfinals ticket
Joshua vows to reclaim his titles after shock defeat by Ruiz
NTA/HotSports sign Alibaba, other comedians for AFCON live broadcast
Issues, twists and turns in eighth Senate’s unsung ‘rescue mission’
Ortom denies being against LG autonomy
Let your actions be guided by law, APC tells Makinde
Rift between executive, legislative arms needless, says Lawan
Editorial: A cabinet the country needs
U. S. Nationalism: What Implications for Nigeria?
Fulanisation of Nigeria and other worries
Before the Federal Government misdirects education again
The real enemies of our nation
SOCRON, ASCO plan multidisciplinary cancer management course
Solving manpower deficiency in anaesthesia


‘Obi Is God’s Gift To Humanity’
Military Debunks Video Purporting Killing Of Soldiers, Weapons Seizure As Propaganda
Need For Speaker With No Baggage
Access Bank Facilitates Capacity Training Programmes To Support SMEs
Heritage Bank Empowers Tech Start-Ups With $40,000 Grants
APC: Oshiomhole, Author Of Confusion —Oyegun
External Reserves To Hover Below $46bn In June
Govs Inherit N3.9trn Debts
Oando: SEC Sets Up Interim Management
Q1’19: Investors’ Stake In Mutual Funds Rises 29.7%
Nestle Shareholders Seek Bonus Issue, Action On Unclaimed Dividend
Shareholders Berate SEC Over Proposed Ban Of Pre-AGMs
Forex: Turnover In I&E Falls By 11% To $4.1bn In May
Investors Recover From Bearish May To Gain N2.7trn MtD
Fidelity Bank Restates Commitment To Youth Development
SS 1 Student Dies After Taking ‘Juice’ In Lagos
Buhari Commends Ecobank’s Financial Inclusion Drive
Oshiomhole lacks the temperament required to lead a political party – Oyegun
Don’t attack Buhari, other leaders, Kumuyi charges Christians
Buhari returns from OIC Summit in Saudi Arabia
Buhari sends Nigeria delegation to support Muhammad-Bande for UNGA President
Zamfara: PDP flays Buhari over alleged Sagay’s attack on Supreme Court judges
Mikel, Balogun, Simon at Eagles’ training camp
We’re just so excited, they’re brilliant, say Liverpool fans
Liverpool turns red for Champions League homecoming party
Photos: Liverpool’s Champions League homecoming party
Enugu emerges host of 2020 Para-Powerlifting World Cup
Being clothed is sexier than being naked – Nkiru Umeh
Tiwa Savage, Asisat Oshoala, Tonto Dikeh to showcase ‘The Power of Women’
Marriage is now a joke – Eriata Ese
MPAN petitions NCC at inaugural town hall meeting’s
P-Square break-up saga influences the way we operate – Music duo, AB
Mazamaza-Okokomaiko highway to be completed by December, says Sanwo-Olu
Gelegele: Half nude women chase away police as Ijaw escalate fight with Oba of Benin
Exclusive Breastfeeding: Nursing mothers’ ordeals
Now, you can do HIV self-test
Access Bank facilitates capacity training programmes to support SMEs
Heritage Bank empowers Tech start-ups with $40,000 grants
Oando: SEC Sets up Interim Management
Q1’19: Investors’ stake in mutual funds rises 29.7%
Nestle shareholders seek bonus issue, action on unclaimed dividend
Afe Babalola varsity hospital records breakthrough in open heart surgery
ASUU suspends planned strike
Chris Nehikhare lacks understanding of Obaseki’s reforms -Osagie
ESUT commences peace, conflicts management programme
Lucky Church Member: I escaped after human parts’ dealers killed my pastor in Osun bush
With Google Search Engine, people can easily get information to make life easier – Expert
Bombshell on Buhari’s second term: How President can save himself — Colonel Tony Nyiam

Daily Independent

Syria Slams Final Declaration Of Islamic Summit
Pakistan To Wait For India’s Decision To Lift Airspace Ban
Egypt Boosts Ties With Gulf Countries Amid Iranian Threats
Iraq’s Oil Sector Caught In Crossfire Between US, Iran
Iraqi Court Sentences 2 French IS Members To Death
German SPD Chief Resigns In Blow To Merkel’s Coalition
England Women Dealt Psychological Blow By New Zealand
Kim Jong Un ‘Not In Good Mood’ After Field Guidance Visit
Italy’s Naval Ship Disembarks 100 Migrants Rescued In Mediterranean In Genoa
NCC Plans Further Devt Of Nigeria’s Technology Ecosystem
I’ll Never Step Down For Gbajabiamila — APC Rep
Airline Operators Kick As FG Implements Intra-African Open Skies
Don’t Attack Buhari, Kumuyi Warns Christians
UNGA Presidency: Buhari Rallies Support For Muhammad-Bande
NDF Alleges Plot To Destabilise Buhari’s Govt
Roky Erickson Dies Aged 71
Oshiomhole Has Lost The Respect Of APC Members –Abayomi
Akpabio, Ministerial Appointments And Matters Arising
How Buhari Treated National Assembly Bills In Four Years
Oyegun Rates Oshiomhole’s Chairmanship Of APC A Failure
God Made You Lagos Governor Not Any Man – Cleric
Judges Counsel AMCON On N5trn Debt Recovery Approach
LCCI Sets Economic Agenda For Buhari
Fidelity Bank Restates Commitment To Youth Development
CBN’s Lending Directive: Experts See Hope For Real Sector
MTN Nigeria Posts N145.685bn Profit, Earns N1.039trn
AFCON 2019: Pinnick Hopes Super Eagles Live Up To Expectations
U20 W’Cup: Nigeria, Senegal Fight For Quarterfinal Spot
Agege Stadium Wear New Look For NPFL Super Six
Sack, Exodus Loom At Insurance
..As Mikel, Simon Moses, Others Arrive Camp

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