NEWSPAPERS HEADLINES FOR MONDAY 27TH APRIL 2020*

Spread the love

THE NATION

Kona Electric emerges Best car

BREAKING: Oyo records second COVID-19 death

Pedestrian crossing hazards III

NJC nominates Dongban-Mensem for Buharis approval as Appeal Court president

Africa: COVID-19, the loyalty test for employers

$3.4b loan: IMF may tie approval to exchange rate review

Expert: deploy 50% recovered loot to housing

NCDC: were in desperate need of test kits

Kyari casualty

Surveyors insist on ethical standards, skill acquisition

UPDATED: Kebbi records COVID-19 index case

DSS operatives seal residence of Obasekis ex-CoS

Poor access to water, sanitation will worsen spread of COVID-19

Buhari meets minister, NCDC DG on COVID-19, Kanos strange disease

Local firms owe 90% of $8b oil industry debt to banks

Elegushi: Celebrating a decade of Royal excellence

Emerging Africa Capital supports fight against COVID-19

Experts seek fishing vessels restriction

Surveyors donate equipment

More deaths throw Kano into panic

Battling COVID-19 and Cabin Fever

NNPC, IPPG kick-start COVID-19 support

Feasting on the Whale

Challenges of air navigation equipment calibration

Uncertainty over lockdown as Nigerians await decision

Poll: 70% of African businesses expect revenue to dip by over 10%

BREAKING: Nigeria records 91 new COVID-19 cases, total 1273

Access Banks DiamondXtra rewards customers

*VANGUARD*

UPDATED: Kano govt admits ‘strange deaths’, says working towards keeping residents safe

COVID-19: NNPC, Chevron, Bovas donates medical equipment, consumables to Kano

Kaduna extends quarantine by 30 days

Keyamo celebrates with Ayiri Emami @ 45

100 Days in Office: Uzodinma will surpass Sam Mbakwe’s records ‘ Ebegbulem

What government wont tell you about recession (5)

Governance not based on personal relationships

Fear God, not COVID-19

Father, son admits to beating herdsman to death in Ogun

*THISDAY*

Polaris Bank Marks First Year with N27.8bn Profit

NACCIMA Calls for Gradual Relaxation of Lockdown

Leadway Assurance Refunds Premium to Motor Insurance Clients

Stock Market Sheds 1.4% as Profit-taking Halts Recovery

FG Complies with FAOs Directive on Agro-product Movement

CBN Moves to Quell FX Speculation, Debits Banks N1.47trn

Togo Joins African Trade Insurance

Businesses Urged to Restructure Strategy to Ensure Survival

Terminal Operators: PTTs Guidelines Will Worsen Apapa Gridlock, Create Congestion

LASACO Supports Health Workers

Wema Celebrates 75th Anniversary

NPA: None of Our Staff Contracted COVID-19

Manchester Business School Donates Medical Equipment to NCDC

Put on Human Face in Dealing with Debtors, Unegbu Tells Banks

Firm Rolls Out Free Remote Work Solution

Afreximbank Unveils $3m COVID-19 Grant for African Countries

Banks to Resume Cheque Clearance after Lockdown

FBNQuest Records N4.2bn Profit

Standard Chartered Grants Payment Holiday to Clients

Group Kicks against Planned Relocation of SNEPCOs Office to Lagos

COVID-19: Ecobank Nigeria supports States with Food items

In Kano, Concern For Unexplained Deaths Override COVID-19

COVID-19 Pandemic and Corruption in Nigeria

CORONAVIRUS: THE MORNING AFTER

Malam Abba Kyari And The Deification After

Sport Minister Congratulates Oby Solaja on African Badminton Award

Ebi: Falcons Dominance of Female Football in Africa over

Manes Liverpool Future Threatened as Three Others Face Decisions

*PUNCH*

FCT mobile courts convict clerics, 68 others

Two COVID-19 patients escape from Borno isolation

Osun records two coronavirus deaths

TUC tells Buhari to consider partial lockdown

What Nigerians must do to defeat COVID-19

Saudi Arabia abolishes death penalty for minors

Minister, NCDC boss meet Buhari over lockdown, Kano deaths

El-Rufai extends lockdown by 30 days

Bauchi receives 196 Almajiris from Plateau

The 10 commandments of solid wealth

Ondo rejects expired FGs palliative rice

Oyo confirms three fresh COVID-19 cases

Viruses and civilisation

Spend security votes on healthcare, SERAP tells govs

Katsina lists 455 contacts, sends samples to NCDC

One dies as Customs, smugglers clash in Ogun

Coronavirus: Nigeria desperately looking for test kits, says NCDC

Enugu councillors quizzed over forceful entry into secretariat

Dollar sells for N450 in parallel market

Despite Gencos N200bn fund, gas shortage stalls 23,081MW

Infected Nigerians will be treated in China FG

COVID-19: PFAs under pressure to release pension fund

NMA, APC fault AIbom epidemiologists redeployment

Stanbic IBTC gives safety tips to avoid scammers

We bombed BHaram leaders during Borno meeting DHQ

Polaris Bank records N27.8bn profit

Amosus N21.4bn case suffers setback as investigator relocates abroad

Surveyors offer to manage Lagos isolation centres

*DAILY TRUST*

Father, son allegedly kill herdsman, dump corpse in well

Staying safe during Ramadan

COVID-19: Disquiet over Makinde’s rejection of FG rice

Police arrest 4 suspects over abduction of Islamic cleric’s children in Ibadan

Schools remain closed, Lagos warns private school owners

Ramadan: Monarch urges Muslims to pray over COVID-19

Why Obaseki’s chief of staff resigned

Value of African’s life

Defusing the Kano Bomb

620 convicted for violating lockdown in Lagos

COVID-19: Edo varsity commences 2nd semester online

House of Representatives to resume plenary April 28

NAF: Leading from the frontlines

Domestic violence increases as lockdown persists in Iraq

Manufacturers raise alarm over inputs shortfall, fear shutdown

Abba Kyari: Blessed is the dead

Fayemi approves bursary payment to Ekiti students

BUK to establish COVID-19 test centre ‘ VC

COVID-19: Kebbi records index case

China seizes over 89 million shoddy face masks

Ebonyi records first case of COVID-19

COVID -19: ‘Lengthy school closures impair learning, academic stability

Unknown assailants strangle woman in Abaji

Pipeline vandalism up 50% in January ‘ NNPC

Nigeria’s Covid-19 cases rise to 1,182

I will support NPFL resumption without spectators ‘ Ogenyi

Lockdown: Police arrest 1,909 violators in Abuja

Zamfara records first COVID-19 case

*THE SUN*

INEC to shift Edo, Ondo guber polls

Nigeria may witness recession worse than IMF’s prediction ‘Ohuabunwa

Edo guber: Why Ogiemwonyi is best choice for APC ticket ‘Gold-Idehen

Is COVID-19 restructuring Nigeria

Appeal Court judgement: C’River APC tasks stakeholders on building stronger opposition ahead of election

COVID-19: INEC to shift Edo, Ondo states guber polls

Bayelsa Guber: Pressure on party candidate to withdraw petition

Nigerian boxers still hopeful of Tokyo Olympics ‘Konyegwachie

Leicester ‘still interested in 60m Osimhen

Solaja wins African Women in Badminton award

FIFA to pay NFF from operational costs entitlement

Ivory Coast FA Election: Drogba records zero vote

Minister salutes Solaja on award

Zenith Bank Future Eagles: NFF assures COVID-19 won’t affect tourney

Arsenal to reopen training ground to players

Dark days ahead as crude price inches towards redline

CBN levies $3.9bn on banks to soak up liquidity, support naira

COVID-19: Vet doctors demand stimulus package, safety net for stakeholders

Ban importation of generators, Nigerians urge FG

Agriculture set for a turnaround despite COVID-19 ‘Experts

COVID-19: FG installs solar mini grids in isolation centres

Small oil firms burdened with taxes ‘Ogbue, CEO, Zigma Ltd

COVID-19: Why power is in short supply

COVID-19: Labour wants expatriates in food sector tested

NECA warns of mass job losses

Kebbi State records first case of COVID-19

May/June 2020 WASSCE not cancelled, says WAEC

Redirect security votes, life pensions to fund healthcare, SERAP tells govs

*GUARDIAN*

COVID-19 cases in Katsina rise to 30

Pandemic issues and the governing elite

FG, states sue for reconciliation to end Tiv/Jukun crisis

U.S. shuns WHO over COVID-19 health technologies, others

Health development

Anxiety grips Imo residents over COVID-19 index case

French PM to present strategy on ending virus lockdown

Confusion over FG’s rice palliative for South West

Mike Tyson’s cannabis company wants Camp Nou naming rights

Race and metaphors of COVID-19

Confusion in Akwa Ibom over COVID-19 management

Nigerian wins Swiss Government Migration Entrepreneurship Prize

Obiano lifts ban on movement, Church services

Dwindling economic fortunes, rising COVID-19 cases depress NSE’s index by 1.41%

FIFA identifies source of relief fund for member-nations

Family of slain Obudu DPO suspects foul play, petitions IGP

Orji Uzor Kalu must not be abandoned

Revolutionising tax for Nigeria’s sustainable growth

Companies may consider force majeure in contracts as coronavirus spreads

Police arrest Borno COVID-19 patient who sneaked into IDP camp

Insurance brokers, agents worry about pandemic’s impact on business

Rescuing and safeguarding the future of journalism in Nigeria

Rights body, Yoruba elders deplore alleged insecurity in South East, South West amid lockdown

Kano COVID-19 centre remains shut as strange deaths continue

COVID-19 and exigency of online learning

Ebonyi unbans journalists as media groups berate governor

Farmers demand bailout packages, urge Buhari to emulate Trump

Abba Kyari: The loyal fall guy

*DAILY TIMES*

Reps to resume plenary on April 28

Ondo APC denies violating COVID-19 directive on containment measures

Daily Times Newspaper, Monday, April 27, 2020

Sapele Political Leaders write Okowa, insist on no second term for Delta PDP chairman

Kano Gov opens up on strange deaths

Kano Govt. debunks report of fake COVID-19 vaccine

Access Bank, GTBank, 2 others contribute N54.6bn to AGSMEIS

Razak seeks support for less privileged at Ramadan, tackle COVID-19

Military sustaining onslaught against terrorists DHQ

Youth Group launches Mask4All campaign, to deliver 1m home-made face masks

UBA reports 8.5% increase in PBT to N32.7bn

S/Koreas big churches reopen with designated seats, size limits

Malaria in pregnancy can cause miscarriages, stillbirths Expert

PZ Cussons Foundation donates products to encourage hand-washing against COVID-19

COVID-19: El-Rufai extends Kaduna lockdown by 30 days

Nigeria will need massive investment in agriculture to defeat backlash of COVID-19 pandemic-James

NY governor wants to see sports teams return, even without fans

How to salvage Bauchi State tourism

Hypertension, diabetes, meningitis, acute malaria reasons for rising deaths in Kano Govt

Arsenal players set to return to training on Monday

Expert wants banks to support customers survive post COVID-19 crisis

Ive not withdrawn from Edo guber race, says APCs Airhiavbere

COVID-19: Ebonyi, Kebbi record first index cases

COVID19: Udom orders fumigation of major towns, public places in AIbom

WAPIC Insurance to refund motor Vehicle Insurance Premiums

Spanish govt says no guarantee football resumes before summer

COVID-19: Ogun releases schedule for community testing

Buhari needs another Abba Kyari

*DAILY INDEPENDENT*

Jota Wins FIFA ePremier League

Lockdown: Sen. Aduda Donates 4,500 Bags Of Rice, Cash To FCT Residents

Unimaginable Mass Job Losses Loom In Nigeria

Germany’s COVID-19 Cases Top 158,000

Rainstorm Destroys Niger Squash Court

Reps To Resume Plenary On Tuesday Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

NDDC’s Belated Forensic Audit Finally Begins Amidst Allegation Of Fraud

Germany’s COVID-19 Cases Top 158,000

Virgin Atlantic In Virus Bailout Talks

Buhari Condoles With Education Minister Over Mother’s Death

Two COVID-19 Patients On The Run In Borno’ Commissioner

COVID-19 And Abba Kyari’s Burial

COVID-19: Fleeing Suspected Patient Returns To Ondo Teaching Hospital

Virgin Atlantic In Virus Bailout Talks

COVID-19: Bala Mohammed Approves 66-Man Palliative Committee In Bauchi

Aston Villa Players Agree To 25 Percent Wage Deferral

Nigerian Military Sustains Onslaught Against Terrorists ‘DHQ

COVID-19: Enugu Youths Distribute Palliatives Worth N2m To 6 LGs

COVID-19: APC Distributes 1400 Bags Of Assorted Grains In Zamfara

Bangladesh Workers Violate Lockdown Order To Demand Wages

Coronavirus: Tokyo Records 72 New Cases

China, Italy Help Each Other In Fight Against COVID-19

Arsenal To Re-open Training Ground To Players

Yobe Health Commissioner Cautions On Malaria, COVID-19

Yobe Health Commissioner Cautions On Malaria, COVID-19

Tata Steel Seeks 500 Million Bailout

Pakistan Resumes Oil Imports As Demand Picks Up

Cameroon Frees Thousands Of Prisoners Amid Virus Crisis

*TRIBUNE*

Bauchi records three new COVID-19 cases, total now 14

NB Plc supports COVID-19 fight with N600m

COVID-19: Reps to resume plenary session Tuesday

NIRSAL targets 8 million farmers in new financing program, training

COVID-19: Suspected patient absconds from Ondo hospital

Rates jump as CBN sterilises N1.3trn in cash reserve requirement

Nigeria records 91 new cases of coronavirus, total now 1273

Councillor shot dead as gunmen abduct commissioner in Ekiti

Scaling Up Excellence by Robert Sutton and Huggy Rao

COVID-19: US company begins sale of face masks made from skin of alligators, snakes

Serie A gets boost as Italian government sets May 18 return for soccer training

Dangote Cement bonds oversubscribed by 50%

Buhari, presidential task force on coronavirus hold meeting on lockdown, others

Viruses and Civilisation

Kaduna govt quarantines all residents for another 30 days

Canadian international event promoter, Chris Jey on the rise

Plateau government commences return of Almajiri to states of origin, 183 sent as first batch

Developing mental toughness to defeat crises

FCCPC to prosecute erring service providers, suppliers and retailers

Unemployment not an excuse for idleness ‘Onimisi

*BLUE PRINT*

Breaking: Global Covid-19 deaths now over 200,000, cases near 3m

UNICEF supports HIV, nutrition programmes in Kaduna

Breaking: 5 Commissioners may quit Obaseki’s govt ahead APC guber primary

Why I dumped Obaseki ‘ Akerele

Breaking: Covid-19 hits Imo as NCDC confirms 87 new cases in Nigeria, 35 dead

Edo: Obaseki picks 38-year-old as new Chief of Staff

Controversies over ‘health state’ of North Korea Leader Kim Jong-un

Breaking ‘ Coronavirus: UK hospital deaths surpass 20,000

Breaking: Uncertainty as new Coronavirus cases rear up in Kano, Fayemi confirms another 4 in Ekiti

Stay-at-home: Bomai donates N10m, 14, 000 bags of grains to constituents

Coronavirus: Bala commences payment of special allowances to doctors in Bauchi

Ramadan: Uba Sani flags-off palliative distribution to 2m households in Kaduna

Media group petitions IGP over Benue girl’s murder by Lagos couple

Ogun: Herbalist, 2 others in Police net for killing 7-year-old boy for ritual

COVID-19: Violators of compulsory face mask to spend 14 days in isolation centre in Ogun

Lockdown: In Jos, residents launch massive protest, demand palliatives

Police dismiss 2 fighting cops in viral video

Breaking ‘ Covid-19: Okonjo-Iweala bags fresh Int’l appointment

How 6-month-old baby recovered from Coronavirus affliction

Covid-19: Bill Gates reveals when vaccine ‘ll be ready

Breaking: Zamfara joins Coronavirus frame, Gombe records 21 in one day as Nigeria’s cases surpass 1000

Revealed! When Premier League ‘ll resume

Ramadan: El-Rufai salutes Muslim community urges prayers, Covid-19 compliance

Minister of Education loses mother

*SPORTS*

Arsenal players set to return to training on Monday – Daily Times

Arsenal target Kessie set to stay at Milan, agent suggests – Goal

Arsenal target Kessie set to stay at Milan, agent suggests – Goal

Arsenal target Kessie set to stay at Milan, agent suggests – Yahoo

Arsenal To Re-open Training Ground To Players – Daily Independent

Arsenal to reopen training ground to players – The Sun

Arsenal To Return To Training At London Colney – Daily Independent

Aston Villa Players Agree To 25 Percent Wage Deferral – Daily Independent

Bundesliga won’t survive if it remains suspended, warns Dortmund boss – Goal

Bundesliga won’t survive if it remains suspended, warns Dortmund boss – Goal

Bundesliga won’t survive if it remains suspended, warns Dortmund boss – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Bucs’ Brady jokes about park incident after Tampa mayor apologises – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Bundesliga will go under if football doesn’t restart soon ‘ Dortmund CEO Watzke – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Fernandinho ‘very much missing football’ during Premier League suspension – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Italy’s minister for sport urges caution over Serie A return – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Mitchell, Addo-Carr to be investigated by police after reportedly breaking COVID-19 rules – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Nadal ‘very pessimistic’ about tennis returning – Yahoo

Coronavirus: NRL slams ‘unacceptable’ actions of Mitchell, Addo-Carr – Yahoo

Coronavirus: Queensland premier ready for NRL talks after submission of plan – Yahoo

Dare eulogises Solaja for winning Africa Women in Badminton Award – Daily Trust

Dare, Orbih hail Solaja after BCA award – Punch

Dessers, Ejuke in Dutch Team of the Season – Punch

Ebi: Falcons Dominance of Female Football in Africa over – Thisday

Essien: Ex-Fulham star Derek Boateng eulogises ‘under-appreciated’ former Chelsea and Ghana ace – Goal

Essien: Ex-Fulham star Derek Boateng eulogises ‘under-appreciated’ former Chelsea and Ghana ace – Goal

Everton ‘appalled’ by Kean lockdown breach – Daily Trust

Ex-PSG midfielder Mulumbu keen to return to France – Goal

Ex-PSG midfielder Mulumbu keen to return to France – Goal

Visited 1 times, 1 visit(s) today

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *