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News Headlines May 6, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

FG: With Lekki Port, Nigeria to Wrest Lost Cargoes from Neighbours, Targets Over $201bn in Taxes, Duties
With over N30bn from Sale of Forms, APC Gets Firepower for 2023 Elections
Guterres: UN Committed to Peaceful Nigeria
Domestication of Kampala Convention ‘ll Protect Internally Displaced Persons, Says Sulaiman-Ibrahim
Be United to Take over Delta, Dafinone Urges APC Members
Despite Manpower Shortage, Katsina Disengages Voluntary Health Workers
Transcorp Delivers Strong Q1 Performance as Profit Leaps by 147%
PDP Ticket: Anyim, Hayatu-Deen Intensify Campaigns, Meet Zamfara, Kogi Delegates
Nigeria’s Security Not Negotiable, Says Chief of Army Staff
Non-assets Declaration: Again, Court Sends Ex-Perm Sec, Illoh, to 12 years…
FG Reaffirms Commitment to Private Sector Investment in Healthcare
FG Reaffirms Commitment to Private Sector Investment in Healthcare
Suit against PDP’s Presidential Primary Stalls as Ndukwe Seeks Time to…
Ila Varsity: We’re Ready for Take-off, Says Oyetola
Diri: South Needs North to Actualise Presidency
NDDC: Obey Court, Vacate Office, MOSIEND Tells Akwa
Domestic Airlines May Halt Operations, as Aviation Fuel Price Rises to…
Peter Obi won’t Trade Presidential Ambition for VP Slot, Says Support…
Afenifere Faults Buhari over Sallah Message
Eid el-Fitri: Officials of CAN Visit Gombe Governor
Nweke Jnr Joins Enugu Governorship Race on APGA Platform
Despite Manpower Shortage, Katsina Sacks Voluntary Health workers
Buhari: I’m Impressed with Umahi’s Performance
Bauchi Gov Assures Opposition of Free, Fair, Hitch-free General Elections
Nigeria’s Security is Non-negotiable, Says Army Chief
APC Presidential Aspirant Quits Race, Slams Party for Dumping Zoning
Oni: I’ll Rescue Ekiti Workers, Pensioners from APC-imposed Poverty
2023: Amosun Declares for Presidency, Says He Has Capacity to Lead…
Host Communities of Okomu Oil Protest Company’s Alleged Blocking of …
NSCC, NPHDA Sign MOU for Better Healthcare Delivery for Senior Citizens
2023: Jigawa Governor Joins Presidential Race
Court Upholds Lafarge’s Decision in Alleged Wrongful Dismissal Case
74 Anambra PDP Aspirants Protest Non-conduct of Three-man Delegate Election
74 Anambra PDP Aspirants Protest Non-conduct of Three-man Delegate Election
61 Years after, Nigeria’s Foremost Airline, Aero Contractors Goes Under
.Cash trapped carrier unable to fuel existing fleet .MD blames FX, aviation fuel, maintenance cost…
Customs Agents Condemn Imposition of 15% CET Levy on Motor Vehicle…
Cedrus Africa Positions to Bridge Infrastructure Gap, Meet Investors’ Expectation
Griffith: How Leaders, Organisations Could Develop their Strategic Capability to Win
Making Nigerian Airports Viable
Strengthening Beneficial Ownership Policy to Block Leakages in Public Purse
Osinbajo: Service Above Servitude
No Point Blaming Malami
Politics, Law and Abortion in the U.S
CELEBRATING ISAAC ADEWOLE AT 68
DRC’S LONG SUFFERING PEOPLE AND MUDDLED MINERALS
Dessers Powers Feyenoord into Historic Europa Conference League Final
Ruger Delights Fans in Enugu as Real Madrid Win Dramatic Night
Nigeria Police Grants Request for Okpekpe Race Security Coverage
Guardiola: Man City Must Process the Defeat in Bernabeu
RE: A PRESIDENT TO SOLVE THE ASUU PUZZLE
Editorial: THE PLIGHT OF NIGERIAN SCHOLARS ABROAD
BUHARI’S MINISTERS AND THEIR MULTI-MILLION NAIRA NOMINATION FORMS

The Nation

We’re battle ready to embark on protest, says NANS
Payment of helicopter fee begin May Impounded rice unhealthy for consumption, says Customs
World university ranking: Nigeria’s best UI is 1,172
Ekiti monarch’s killer to die by hanging
APC presidential form: 17 aspirants so far … still counting
ACF leaders: South should stop issuing threats over zoning
BREAKING: NERC approves tariff increase for DisCos
NEWS UPDATE
Fed Govt takes over Ebonyi medical varsity as Buhari inaugurates…
Man breaks into Soun’s palace, claims throne
Abuja-Kaduna train operation to resume
Adeyinka Aderibigbe May 6, 2022
Vice chancellors plan Turkey trip for wives
We’re battle ready to embark on protest, says NANS
Hearing in consumers’ suit against MultiChoice suffers setback
No to mob action
Editorial
‘Why Kampala Convention on IDPs should be domesticated’
Fed Govt takes over Ebonyi medical varsity as Buhari inaugurates…
Ataga: Prosecution tenders more evidence against Chidinma
Double murder: Dane to know fate today
14 held for robbery in Adamawa
Bamise: Family seeks independent prosecution of murder suspect
Navy seizes N10.7b petroleum products
‘We were removed from a project for being Nigerians’
Accugas boosts gas supply to FIPL
Electricity: An unending circus
73.8m bank accounts not linked to BVN,
Davido spends N100,000 per haircut, PA reveals
Don’t settle for a boring spouse –
Guardiola insists Manchester City “will rise” after Real Madrid shock
Soludo seeks to present 2022 revised draft budget
Amosun declares for president, promises to…

The Punch

Customs intercept 12 trucks of imported poisonous rice
Ogun decorator remanded for allegedly raping woman in church
Ekiti prince to die by hanging for killing monarch
‘Hypnotised’ man gifts Edo cleric only car after crash prophecy
Lebanese detained for crushing Lagos woman, victim undergoes seven-hour surgery
2023: Consensus plan unsettles APC, protesters warn against imposition
Tinubu behind Sanwo-Olu, GAC insists as controversy surrounds second-term bid
Varsity researchers suspend strike, FG meets SSANU, NASU
Lebanese detained for crushing Lagos woman, victim undergoes seven-hour surgery
Ebonyi lady tied, gang-raped to death, police recover 12 condoms
Customs intercept 12 trucks of imported poisonous rice
Forex remittances crash by 48% amid dollar shortage – CBN report
Subscribers reject planned tariff hike, vow to oppose telcos
OPEC raises Nigeria’s oil production quota despite low output
My presidency to guarantee national stability – Osinbajo
Court adjourns suit seeking to stop PDP primary
I am the most prepared presidential aspirant – Osinbajo
2023: Amaechi picks N100m APC presidential form
Eagles’ World Cup ouster still hurts – Amuneke
AFCON: Leone Stars captain admits tough Eagles clash
Tammy Abraham fires Roma into Conference League final
Rangers beat Leipzig, set up Europa League final against Eintracht Frankfurt
Rihanna, ASAP Rocky spark marriage rumours in new music video
Polygamy: It feels good breaking the Internet, says Yul Edochie
Blood Sisters: Tweeps applaud Ramsey Nouah, Kate Henshaw, others

Leadership

Niger Saves N200m Screening State, LG Pensioners
Ayo Adebanjo’s Musings On Power Shift
Niger Marketers Warned Against Selling Above Pump Price Of Fuel
Why I Did Not Pick Presidential Nomination Form – Okowa
Community Health Practitioners Seek Adequate Funding For Immunisation
15 Die In Katsina Boat Mishap
ASUU Strike: Varsity Funding Model Outdated – Vice-chancellors
Osinbajo, Tinubu, Others For South West Presidential Aspirants’ Meeting Today
Muslims Pray In Insurgent-infested Mallam Fatori After 8 Years
Many Presidential Aspirants Are Comedians – Northern Youths
Supporters Pray For Yahaya Bello’s Success In Saudi Arabia
Police Arrest Edo Cleric Over Fake Prophecy
[EDITORIAL] Oil Palm As A Major Foreign Exchange Earner
Investing In Interior Decor Business
Stakeholders, Donors Scale Up Right To Health Project
Osinbajo, Amaechi, Bakare, Nnamani Pick Nomination Forms
2023: AS ZONING AGITATION RAGES… Igbo Leaders Warn S’East Aspirants Against Accepting VP Slots
June 3 Deadline For Primaries Sacrosanct, INEC Tells Parties
2023 Presidency: Protesters Invade APC, PDP Secretariats, Want Party Tickets Zoned To South
Journalist, Okoro Uchenna, Declares For Abia Assembly Seat, Picks APC Forms
2023: It’s Embarrassing To Campaign While Universities Are Closed – Obi
PDP Postpones LG Congresses, To Announce New Date
Women Storm Ondo For Yahaya Bello, Rejects Zoning
Ebonyi Council poll: APC Elders Seek Implementation Of Zoning Formula
Kaduna Guber: El-Rufai Anoints Uba Sani, Asks Dattijo To Contest Senate Seat
Controversy Over Kwara PDP Guber Ticket Micro-zoning Rages
Give Mane Ballon d’Or – Fans
Super Falcons Goalkeeper Up For French Top Award

The Sun

2023: Anxiety in APC, PDP as aspirants await final word on zoning
Bishop Sunday Onuoha to chair The Sun awards
Primaries: INEC insists on June 3
Protesters warn APC against imposing Jonathan
5.5m completed PVC registration by May 2 –INEC
Osinbajo, Bakare pick APC presidential nomination forms
Senate chief whip eulogises House of Reps’ spokesperson, Kalu, at 51
Buhari in Ebonyi, lauds Umahi on legacy projects
6th May 2022
From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has credited the engineering background of Governor Dave Umahi on the quality of…
UTME starts today
Nigeria may experience population explosion in 2050 –NPC
Economy won’t grow except we solve insecurity –Wike
2023: PDP, INEC dragged to court over high cost of nomination forms
2023: Southern leaders have no monopoly of threats, ACF warns
Primary: Enugu East delegates assure Ugwuanyi of loyalty, support
2023: Reject VP slot, Ohanaeze tells Igbo politicians
Nigeria needs President who thinks out-of-the-box –Maduabuchi, SAN
Road to 2023: Why Edeoga should succeed Ugwuanyi –Ike Onuh
Oil, gas industry reforms’ll revitalise Nigerian economy –Alakija
PETAN’s OTC 2022 records low turnout as FG, IOCs shun event
No Nigerian airport should be tagged unviable –Bernard, CEO Finchglow Travels
NERC approves electricity tariff hike for six DisCos
Domestic airlines lament as marketers increase fuel price to N680
Gov Sanwo-Olu tips Liverpool to win EPL
Ahead his appointment: Peseiro plans new Eagles roles for Ndidi, Moses Simon
Super Eagles job: FG agrees to pay salary of new Coach
ITTF Africa hails Aruna, tasks players on WTT events
OFU3 MMA Streetfight: Sagon Junior emerges winner
Ruger delights fans in Enugu on dramatic Heineken Champions League night
ASUU strike, Nigerian youths and 2023 politics
What does Nigeria want from the Igbo?
Re-enacting Presidential Council on Tourism
Ngige: Just before The Sun award
ASUU strike, Nigerian youths and 2023 politics
How I took Islamic music to America –Wasiu Sideeq
Veeesax: When minimalism meets jazz
Davido, Perruzi, others add glamour to Heineken Trophy Tour
Nigeria remains home despite my long sojourn abroad –Itoro Bassey
War against illicit, fake drugs
3-year-old needs N19m for liver transplant
Firm unveils plans to improve tourism in Nigeria
How COVID-19, filth chased away traders from Uyo markets
2023: Southern leaders have no monopoly of threats, ACF warns
Buhari in Ebonyi, lauds Umahi on legacy projects
Oil, gas industry reforms’ll revitalise Nigerian economy –Alakija
PETAN’s OTC 2022 records low turnout as FG, IOCs shun event
No Nigerian airport should be tagged unviable –Bernard, CEO Finchglow Travels
Primary: Enugu East delegates assure Ugwuanyi of loyalty, support
Nigeria may experience population explosion in 2050 –NPC

Daily Trust

Zulum Dissolves Cabinet, Asks Perm Secs To Take Charge Of Ministries
2023: Nigerian Politicians Take Campaigns To Saudi Holy Places
Presidential Race: APC Mulls Consensus As Number Of Aspirants Swells
Osinbajo, Nnamani, Bakare Pick Forms For 2023 Presidency
Kano APC Crisis: Supreme Court Delivers Judgement Today
CRV: Fresh Number Of Registrants Hits 8.9m – INEC
Zulum Dissolves Borno Executive Council
Ebonyi APC Crisis: Stakeholders Ask NWC To Wade In
As Rainbow Resumes…
Why Moves To Suspend Hajj Saving Scheme?
EDITORIAL: Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Atanda Adeyemi III 1938-2022
Nigeria, Where People Die Of Hunger, Billions Of Dollars Left In Gutters And Dumpsites
2023: Why Jonathan Should Not Contest
Man To Hang For Killing Ekiti Monarch
Introduce Sign Language Study In Our Schools
Time To Reform Our Islamiyya System
Demolition: Miscreants Attack, Hold FCTA Task Force Team Hostage
…Another Remanded For Raping Woman Inside Church
Broom Sellers Make Brisk Business As Buhari Visits Ebonyi
2 Women Gang Raped To Death In Ebonyi
Police Arrest Fake Pastor In Edo
Police Launch Manhunt For Owners Of Dogs Having Sex With Women In Lagos
Court Remands Man For Defiling 17-Year-Old Girl
Police Arrest 7 Cultists In Ekiti
Kwara Poison Saga: Disquiet Over Deceased’s Burial As Families Await Autopsy
12 Smugglers Arrested With 55,800 Litres Of Petrol
Empower Us To Tackle Land Grabbing, Traditionalists Tell Ogun Govt
Lebanese In Police Net For Running Over Pedestrian In Lagos
2 Sisters Jailed 5 Months Each For Beating Neighbour
FG, Telcos Set For Showdown Over Tariff Hike
ENaira: CBN Woos Traders
Transcorp Records N5bn Profit In 3 Months
As DisCos Raise Tariffs, Residential Users Pay More
Vet Financial Transactions Relating To Benin Republic, CBN Warn Banks
Elon Musk Expected To Serve As Temporary Twitter CEO
‘Tackle Unemployment With Apprenticeship’-Okonkwo
Report Recommends Sustainable Strategies To Curb Nigeria’s Rising Debt
EU-Nigeria Trade Balance Favours Nigeria By €6.4bn – Ambassador
PIA: IoD Recommend Ways To Make Deregulation Work In Nigeria
New Helicopter Landing Charges Begin May 9
Why Nigeria’s Financial System Is Stable Despite Challenges — NDIC
Nexford University Partners African Coys On Graduate Recruitment
First Airport Luxury Scheme Takes Off In 30 Aerodromes
Customs Detect Chemical Lead In Bags Of Indian Made Rice
Manufacturers’ CEO Confidence Declines For Q1
Abuja Students Develop App For Agribiz
Nigerian Idol: Anxiety As Top 4 Contestants Eye Prizes
Nigerian Gospel Artist Hunts For Talents
How Organisations Can You Develop Talents?
Over 6m Umrah Permits Issued In Ramadan
NAHCON Warns Politicians Against Campaigning In Ka’aba
Ex-Tour Operators’ Chief Drums Support For Hajj Savings Scheme
Being Faithful After Ramadan (I)
LMC Imposes N4m Fine On MFM, Kwara Utd For Breaching NPFL Rules
2022 WCup: Falconets To Face France, Canada And Korea Republic
Naija Ratels Boss, Edeh Redeems N.6m Pledge To Flamingos
‘How Iorfa Is Motivating Lobi Stars Players’
Mbappe’s Mum Rubbishes PSG Extension Report
Nadal Digs Deep Like Real Madrid To Advance
That Vacancy In Aso Rock
Contesting Presidency Is A War I Can’t Win – Shina Peller
Naira Depreciates Against Dollar, Exchanges At N419
N100m Cost Of APC Presidential Forms Fair – Akpabio
2023: Presidential Aspirant Drags PDP To Court Over N40m Forms
Shekarau Still Leader Of G-7, Says Aide
UBTH Charges Patients, Health Workers On Hygiene To Reduce Infections
FG: We’ve Completed Repair Of Bombed Rail Track, Kaduna Train Services Will Commence Soon
Ex-Perm Sec Jailed 12 Years For Fraud, Forfeits N160m
Ali Nuhu, Rahama Sadau, Other Kannywood Stars Back Zuma Awards Boycott
Children Die As Boat Conveying Sallah Celebrants Capsizes In Katsina
ASUU Strike: Anger As Vice Chancellors’ Wives Plan To Attend Course In Turkey
2023: Conclude Your Primaries In One Month Or Risk Disqualification, INEC Tells Parties
FG, Telcos Set For Showdown Over Tariff Hike
ENaira: CBN Woos Traders
Transcorp Records N5bn Profit In 3 Months
As DisCos Raise Tariffs, Residential Users Pay More
LMC Imposes N4m Fine On MFM, Kwara Utd For Breaching NPFL Rules
2022 WCup: Falconets To Face France, Canada And Korea Republic
Naija Ratels Boss, Edeh Redeems N.6m Pledge To Flamingos
‘How Iorfa Is Motivating Lobi Stars Players’
Mbappe’s Mum Rubbishes PSG Extension Report

Vanguard

I am the most prepared presidential aspirant – Osinbajo
2023 Presidency: North can’t be intimidated — ACF
United Nations’ Guterres: Chief servant of many masters
2023: Jettisoning zoning‘ll amount to injustice, says Nnamani
Train service to resume soon along Abuja-Kaduna corridor as NRC fixes bombed track
Presidential aspiration jamborees amid ASUU strike
Emulating the Ghana youth example
Rising debts: We must look inwards —DMO boss
CBN caution banks on Benin Republic linked transactions
Infrastructural development: I’m not surprised at your work, you’re an engineer, Buhari commends Umahi
I am the most prepared presidential aspirant – Osinbajo
MAN seeks survival plan, calls for National Response, Sustainability Strategy
I love recording soul lifting songs – Blue Sky Music artiste Damilolah
Sofela declares for Ogun Central Senatorial seat, promises effective, quality representation
Offshore Assignments: NAHCON screens service providers for Hajj in July
Court fixes hearing on suit seeking sack of Oduah from Senate for May 25
APC presidency: Tinubu, Osinbajo groups differ over S-West meeting
Transcorp grows profit after tax by 147% to N5bn in Q1’22
2023: Deadline for conduct of primaries remains ‘firm and fixed’ — INEC
Defunct PHCN retirees not entitled to 33 per cent increase in pension – PTAD
2023: Group buys, presents N20m Senatorial nomination form to Adeola in Ogun
Defunct PHCN pensioners storm PTAD office, protest unpaid entitlements
Oyetola flags off N3.2bn Osogbo township roads
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets to face France, Canada and Korea Republic
Apapa Congestion: Lagos to begin Badagry Seaport construction
2023: Progressive lawyers oppose proposed APC South-West presidential aspirants’ meeting
COAS commissions 8 Division RSM Quarters in Sokoto
Bandits: NRC announces restoration of track access between Abuja and Kaduna
2023: No crack in Ibori, PDP family in Delta, says Okowa
Rising debt burden: NESG recommends integrated debt, revenue, expenditure strategies for sustainability
Zulum dissolves Borno Executive Council
2023: Nnamani picks APC form, says jettisoning zoning‘ll amount to injustice
2023 Presidency: North can’t be intimidated — ACF
APC gets first female presidential aspirant
2023: America based Nigerian Pastor obtains N100m forms to contest for President
2023: I have not endorsed any aspirant- Okowa
2023: Deadline for conduct of primaries remains ‘firm and fixed’ — INEC
2023: Progressive lawyers oppose proposed APC South-West presidential aspirants’ meeting
Apapa Congestion: Lagos to begin Badagry Seaport construction
Bandits: NRC announces restoration of track access between Abuja and Kaduna
Retired Customs officer chops off 10-year-old girl’s finger over missing N50 that was later found
MAN seeks survival plan, calls for National Response, Sustainability Strategy
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets to face France, Canada and Korea Republic
United Nations’ Guterres: Chief servant of many masters

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