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News Headlines May 12, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

At Last, PDP NEC Throws Presidential Ticket Open, Recommends Consensus
Concerns Mount over N’Assembly’s Amendment of Electoral Act to Boost Lawan’s Chances
2023: Nwajiuba, Onu, Akpabio Resign Following Buhari’s Directive
Breaking: Buhari Orders Ministers Who Have Political Ambition to Resign
Citing Lack of Locus, Appeal Court Voids Judgment Striking Down Section 84(12) of Electoral Act
2023: Nwajiuba, Onu, Akpabio Resign Following Buhari’s Directive
UNICEF Decries 18.5 Million Out-of-school Children in Nigeria
PDP Nominates Danjuma La’ah as New Deputy Minority Whip
Ex-President, Jonathan Appointed to Board of European Council on Africa, Middle…
Fuel Scarcity: NMDPRA Threatens to Shutdown Filling Stations Hoarding Fuel in…
FG Insists on Right to Produce Head of West African Gas…
IFAD: To Guarantee Global Food Security, $1.6trn Required to Restore 1bn…
Telcos Insist on Peer Review of Floor Price for Telecom Services
Telecom Subscriptions Up Slightly in One Year to Reach 198.1M with…
FCMB, Mastercard Foundation Partner to Uplift 100,000 MSMEs in Nigeria
Airtel Africa Announces $755m Profit in 2022 FY
FBN Insurance Pays N16.1bn claims in 2021
A PDP Southern Candidate Can Win Against Tinubu
Clark: Nobody from the South Should Serve as Running Mate to…
Fayemi: Nigeria is at War
Ill-equipped PHCs, Bane of Nigeria’s Healthcare System – Famacare CEO, Ofulue
AGING AND FERTILITY HEALTH IN FEMALES (PART 2)
Nigerian Healthcare Award Calls for Nominations into New Categories
Driving Oral Awareness in Nigeria, the Pepsodent Example
NAF Recommends Adequate Infrastructure to Improve Nursing Profession in Nigeria
Presidential Abracadabra!
Inter Beat Juve to Clinch Eighth Coppa Italia
Vardy Double Condemns Relegated Norwich to Fifth Consecutive Defeat
Four-star De Bruyne Destroys Wolves as City Move Three Points Clear

The Nation

Kidnapped Kaduna Catholic Priest dies two months after in captivity
BREAKING: Akpabio resigns as Niger Delta Affairs Minister
Senate laments as terrorists kill over 40 residents, soldiers in Taraba
Buhari’s media aide resigns for House of Reps race
Police avert riot as truck kills masquerade in Lagos
BREAKING: Tinubu submits presidential nomination form
BREAKING: Reps amend Electoral Act for statutory delegates to vote in primaries
2023: I’m running to bring prosperity, security to Nigerians –…
Abiodun submits nomination form, meets NWC members
UPDATED: Appeal Court sets aside judgment voiding Section 84(12) of…
FEC approves over N2bn vehicles for Civil Defence
Kidnapped Kaduna Catholic Priest dies two months after in captivity
Fintech start-up wins SelectUSA tech pitch competition
Army General, six others feared dead in Taraba crisis
INEC publishes guidelines for 2023 polls next week
FEC approves over N2bn vehicles for Civil Defence
Burna Boy, Davido release new songs May 13
Why I love Genevieve forever, by Tonto Dike
Six fast-rising Instagram skit makers
Excitement as Naira Marley reportedly falls in love
Call me a drag queen, says James Brown
UACN seeks N20b new capital for short-term finances
MTN Nigeria raises N127b short-term capital
Honeywell Group, Flour Mills highlight benefits of merger
Nigeria’s policy environment not conducive for investors,…

The Punch

Ondo food seller stabs ex-boyfriend over N500, gets bail
Plane with 11 aboard crashes in Cameroon
Ministers’ exit: Buhari bows to pressure, APC panel may demand resignation letters
Ministers’ exit: Buhari bows to pressure, APC panel may demand resignation letters
2023 elections unlikely, Nigeria progressing to anarchy – Falae, ex-presidential candidate
PDP ignores zoning, throws open presidential ticket
Abducted Kaduna Catholic priest dies in kidnappers’ den
Soldiers, policemen, civilians killed, Army commander missing in Taraba attacks – Reps
Gas shutdown responsible for outage, power company laments
One dies during attack on JAMB officials in Lagos hotel
Firm services 400 vessels in seven years
52,000 vessels visited West Africa in 2021 – Group
Shipping firms partner to boost port efficiency
Oil sector to see 109 projects in four years – Report
Return stolen accreditation machine, Delta INEC begs
Activists ask court to stay action on Emefiele’s case
I’ve the capacity to develop Nigeria, says Fayemi
Man United win FA Youth Cup
Ten Hag’s Ajax seal 36th Dutch title
Flying Eagles zoom into WAFU B semis
Inter beat Juve to win Italian Cup after penalty drama
Polygamy: Silence not always best answer, says Yul Edochie
UPDATED: Actress Cossy Orjiakor demands justice years after alleged bestiality
Davido, Burna Boy to release songs off next albums same day
Actors guild to contact Genevieve Nnaji amid rumoured mental illness

Leadership

Mask Rules Relaxed For EU Air Travel gm
Insecurity: Masari Shuts Batsari-Jibia Road
1 Killed As Gunmen Attack Lagos Hotel, Rob JAMB Officials
NJC Issues Policy Directions On Political Cases
Osinbajo Submits Presidential Forms
[EDITORIAL] Political Appointees And The Law
The Increasing Attacks On Airline Workers By Passengers
PARTY PRIMARIES AND ELECTORAL ACT: Staving Off Litigations, Buhari Asks Malami, Amaechi, Sylva, 5 Others To Go
Dangote Pledges To Top $500m Investment In Nasarawa
PDP Discards Zoning, Throws Ticket Open
Strike: Federal Govt, ASUU Meet In Aso Villa Today
Ogun 2023: Abiodun Submits Nomination Forms, Expresses Confidence Of Victory
Federal Govt Okays N2bn For NSCDC To Procure 52 Operational Vehicles
3 Kano APC Lawmakers Defect To NNPP
Dating Is A Game Of Confidence– Water
Police Arrest 6 Drug Dealers In Abuja
3 Kano APC Lawmakers Defect To NNPP
Allowing Southerner Succeed Buhari, Fair Deal –Sanwo-Olu
Tinubu Vows To Tackle Hunger Challenge In Nigeria
2023: Is Kwankwaso Swimming Against The Tide?
APC’s N100m Form: PDP Tasks EFCC, NASS Over Diversion Of Public Fund
BREAKING: Resign If You Have Picked Party Nomination Forms, Buhari Orders Ministers
I’ll Build On Existing Foundation For A Greater Niger – Malagi
Fresh Expansion Imminent For New Lagos $100m Int’l Terminal –FAAN
Uyo To Host 2022 CAF Confederation Cup Final
[EDITORIAL] Political Appointees And The Law

The Sun

Nigeria’s GDP grew by 4.03% in Q3 2021- NBS
Buhari orders ministers with political ambition to resign
1 dies as gunmen attack JAMB officials in Lagos hotel
Poly lecturers embark on 2-week warning strike Monday
Terrorists attack army convoy, kill 7 in Taraba
Why we’ll remain on strike -ASUU
Ekiti guber: INEC concludes configuration of BVAS
UNICEF: 10m girls out-of-school in Nigeria
Drama as Reps alter Electoral Act
Clarke’s call on Buhari to extend tenure, threat to democracy, national security –Olanipekun
Etsako needs fresh air in Reps as female aspirant declares
260 graduates of agricultural training thank Ugwuanyi
2023: PDP nomination crises deepen in states
Forget your ambition, support S’East, Igbo youths tell Jonathan
I’m for S’East presidency any day –Nkire
PDP, APC aspirants from other zones should drop bid -MENPIE
PDP chieftain, Essien, urges APC to zone ticket to S’East
Our investment in agriculture’ll reduce Nigeria’s carbon footprint –Okwuosa, chairman, Oilserv Group
MTN pays N174bn dividend to shareholders
NPA to revive eastern ports, awards contract for Escravos channel dredging
Mahama urges Nigeria to prioritise infrastructure investment
OCP Africa seeks agric sector diversification
Our prepaid public service culture
2023: Presidential hawks on the prowl
Presidency: Contenders and pretenders
New perspective on police recruitment palaver (1)
Why Igbo delegates should trade with Saraki
Beating cataracts with natural remedies
New perspective on police recruitment palaver (1)
Pharmacists, others eulogise PCN registrar, Mohammed, at book launch
Club seeks support for maternal/child healthcare
Road to 2023: 4 yrs enough to transform Nigeria as president –Usifo
Ayodele Adeyemo: Quintessential Rotarian at 70
Accelerate to support Nigeria’s creative Industry with Phoenix project
Our investment in agriculture’ll reduce Nigeria’s carbon footprint –Okwuosa, chairman, Oilserv Group
Qnet harps on importance of direct selling model to youth empowerment
UNICEF: 10m girls out-of-school in Nigeria
I’ll replicate Akwa Ibom transformation –Emmanuel
Bakare submits forms, banks on divine favour for APC ticket
I’ll change Nigeria from a help-seeking country –Tinubu
‘Igbo won’t complain if Wike, Amaechi, Emefiele emerge president in 2023’
260 graduates of agricultural training thank Ugwuanyi

Daily Trust

To Save Governance: Buhari Orders Amaechi, Malami, 7 Other Ministers To Quit
Man Held Over Death Of Co-Worker
Kwara Cult Clash: Police Arrest 3, Recover Ammunition
Mob Burns 2 Suspected Mobile Phone Thieves In Lagos
2 Men Arraigned For Stealing N2.5m Fish
Police Nab 6 Drug Peddlers In Abuja
Suspects Detain 2 Police Inspectors In Lagos
Hoodlums Kill 3 In A/Ibom
Lagos Woman Stones DisCo Officials, Damages Ladder
Residents Protest As Niger Task Force Tear Gas Nursing Mum’s Breast
Police Arrest ‘Notorious’ Cultist In Ogun
Ekiti AFAN Secretary Dies In Auto Crash
FCT Area Councils, Others Get N3.9bn For March Allocations
Woman Steals Friends’ Purses At Birthday Party In Abuja
Single-Parenting Worsening Moral Decadence In Nigeria – VC
Firm Unveils Improved Poundo Potato
Abbey Mortgage Bank To Boost Housing Finance
FG Urged To Implement Fisheries Guidelines
NSC, NEPC Partner On Rules For Non-Oil Exports
Nigeria To Gain More As Gas Gets Renewable Energy Status
Shekarau, Barau, Other Kano APC Bigwigs In Dilemma
A Word Of Advice To Party Delegates
Katagum Needs To Fill Its Leadership Vacuum
Nigeria’s Problem Is The Elite
Lagos-Ibadan Rail Link To Port Stalls As CCECC Demands N124bn Balance
‘Why We Got Approval For N41bn Loan In Benue’
Mothers Dream Too
FG Dredging Escravos Channel To Boost Vessel Traffic – NPA
EDITORIAL: Rescue The Abuja Light Rail Project
Kano, Calabar FTZs Concession To Boost Industrialization – Minister
FG To Give Housing Loan To 118 Graduates
Tackling Global Warming Through Nature-Based Solutions
Can President Buhari’s 12 Million Votes Be Transferable In The 2023 Elections?
Farmers, Others Raise Concerns Over Indigenous Chicken Breeds
Swiss’ IWC Watches Debut In Nigerian Retail Shops
Aliero, Bagudu In Horse-Trading Over Kebbi Central Senatorial Ticket
Crack Among PDP Governors Over Presidential Ticket
Osinbajo Optimistic Of Clinching APC Presidential Ticket – Ojudu
INEC To Suspend CVR Exercise June 30
3 Kano Assembly Members Dump APC For Kwankwaso’s NNPP
Badaru Asks Appointees Eyeing Elective Positions To Resign
Julius Berger’s AFP Bags 2 Awards At Forum
Electoral Act: Reps Concur With Senate On Statutory Delegates’ Vote
FG, Nasarawa To Strengthen Ties Against Illegal Mining
CHI Limited To Hold Dairy Day Confab, Harps On Nutrition
Buhari’s Ally, Mokelu Picks APC Presidential Forms
Mastercard Foundation, FCMB To Give N15bn Loan To 100,000 MSMEs
Mastercard Foundation, FCMB To Give N15bn Loan To 100,000 MSMEs
Repaired Akwa Ibom Power Tower Ready In 1 Week – TCN
Ganduje Nominated Me For Ministerial Appointment In 2018 – Gawuna
Households Spent N58bn On Goods, Services In 6 Months
Gombe: I Won’t Dump Senatorial Bid For Goje – Habu Mu’azu
Bayelsa APC Crisis: Leaders Move To Reconcile Sylva, Lokpobiri, Lyon
Tinubu Will Support Whoever Wins In Free, Fair Contest – Babachir
Fertiliser: Cow Dung Sellers Make Brisk Businesses In Gombe
PAN Seeks FG’s Intervention To Reduce Feed Meal Price Hike
How Lack Of Parental Care, Counselling Boost Moral Decadence In Schools
Transition: UBEC, UNICEF, Others Engage Adolescent Girls In Kano
Gumel Honoured With ‘The Order Of The Rising Sun’ Award
2022 CBN Senior Tennis Tourney Serves-Off May 13
F/Eagles Reach Semi-Finals After 2-2 Draw With Burkina Faso
2023: Jonathan Makes U-Turn, ‘Accepts’ APC Presidential Forms
PDP Abandons Zoning, Throws Presidential Ticket Open
Over 40 Residents Of Taraba Were Murdered By Terrorists – Senate
Christians Better Off Under Sharia Law When I Was Zamfara Gov – Yerima
Firm Unveils Improved Poundo Potato
Abbey Mortgage Bank To Boost Housing Finance
FG Urged To Implement Fisheries Guidelines
2022 CBN Senior Tennis Tourney Serves-Off May 13
F/Eagles Reach Semi-Finals After 2-2 Draw With Burkina Faso
AFN All Comers Train Makes Final Stop In Abuja
‘I Am The Best’ – Salah Puts Himself Above Rivals
Bill Gates Tests Positive For COVID-19
2023: Nigeria’s Dance Of The Masquerades And Quadrennial Costume Party

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