Naija Gist Newspaper Review – 26 May 2017

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You can’t afford to read the entire news? Don’t worry, we bring you headlines from some top newspapers. Now you can stay informed with ease.

Punch Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017


  • Anointing service drama: Ambode sacks chaplain 24 hours after Sunday service …priest, family thrown out of residence for ‘disrespecting’ gov’s wife
  • Ramadan: Sultan set to announce sighting of moon
  • Obasanjo calls for negotiation on Biafran agitation
  • We won’t leave state highways, says FRSC
  • Gunmen abduct six Lagos pupils three days after writing school
  • Senate passes petroleum governance bill 14 years after …APC, NUPENG, PENGASSAN hail passage
  • Why Adeleke family can’t have autopsy report – LAUTECH
  • Ngwuta: Court orders recovered money deposited in CBN
  • Lagos FHC orders Ubah’s release, Abuja court extends his detention
  • Five power turbines, four plants shut
  • Ebola: FG may sanction airline for repatriating corpse from Congo
  • Jonathan’s godson forfeits mansion, others to FG
  • Nasarawa radio owner tackles govt over closure
  • Lamenting the death of a loved one (2)
  • Pupil returns lost purse, gets N2,000 reward
  • Corsica friendly good for Nigeria – Onigbinde
  • Group opposes N2bn CBN loan to Shonga farm
  • Nigeria’s political system unfair, unsustainable, says Ohanaeze
  • A’Ibom begins construction of coconut refinery
  • Banking terms parents must teach their children
  • Bill on ease of doing business ready – Osinbajo
  • Ajimobi, Ibadan chieftaincy law and the imperatives of change
  • OPEC, others extend oil output cuts, Nigeria exempted
  • Nothing can stop Nigeria’s greatness, Osinbajo tells corpers
  • FG declares Monday public holiday
  • CDHR, TUC fault IPAC’s call for REC-nominee’s disqualification
  • Two soldiers nabbed for disrupting Edo court
  • Five important loan lessons you must learn early
  • Man rapes eight-year-old sibling in Katsina
  • Buhari: A mid-term report

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Vanguard Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017

  • Child abuse prevalent in all Nigeria’s 36 states—UNICEF
  • Kingship tussle: One killed as hoodlums invade palace, cart away monuments
  • Chinese firm to build Kaduna refinery, source crude from Niger Republic
  • FG has no business borrowing to build airport — PETER OBI
  • My husband not father of my son, divorce-seeking wife tells court
  • Lagos bizwoman accused of beating 8-yr-old maid to death
  • 18-yr-old boy rapes 8-yr-old sister in Katsina
  • RAMADAN: Sultan urges Muslims to watch out for new moon
  • JAMB: CBT centres move to ensure hitch-free exams
  • 2017 Hajj: Pilgrims to pay N38,000 for animal sacrifice 6:56 amCoup rumour, set back to Nigeria’s democracy —Onuesoke
  • Labour lauds FG on minimum wage c’ttee
  • Lagos school kidnap: Six students picked after abductors profiled victims
  • Two courts give conflicting rulings on Ifeanyi Ubah
  • Civil war not to wipe out Ndigbo – Obasanjo
  • Two years of Buhari; How did we survive?
  • Happy birthday to us!!!

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Leadership Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017

  • 17 Years After, Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Bill
  • Niger Delta Hungry For Development – Gov Dickson
  • FG Approves Closure Of 5 Foreign Missions
  • Wheelbarrow Controversy : My Detractors Jealous Of My Achievements – Gov Ortom
  • Governors Pass Vote Of Confidence On Osinbajo
  • Democracy Day: FG Declares May 29 Public Holiday
  • Why Nigeria Must Remain As One – Osinbajo
  • Kaduna, Chinese Firm Sign Pact For New Kaduna Refinery

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The Sun Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017

  • Unregistered teachers risk arrest –FG
  • Jigawa gov: Why I put N19bn in fixed deposit
  • Again, militants storm Lagos Model School, abduct principals, 6 students
  • 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
  • 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

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Daily Trust Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017

  • 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’d

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Daily Post Newspaper Review - 26 May 2017

  • Teenager rapes 8-year-old sister in Katsina
  • Reps reverses motion on recall of sport Federations’ board members
  • Ambode allegedly sacks, evicts chaplain for disrespecting wife
  • Voters’ registration: Kogi Governor, Bello registered twice, violated the law – INEC
  • Obaseki demolishes shopping complex owned by APC chieftain [PHOTO]
  • JAMB releases additional 15,000 UTME results
  • Ebola: FG, Lagos condemn airline for flying corpse to Nigeria from Congo
  • Many countries not prepared for Ebola, Zika outbreaks – World Bank
  • Nigeria’s future not bright – Ohanaeze Ndigbo
  • Biafra at 50: Full text of speech by Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo
  • Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning

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