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    Here are the major headlines for Thursday, May 16, 2019


    The Nation

    • Breaking: Australia’s former PM, Bob Hawke dies at 89 
    • Breaking: Osinbajo promises FG collaboration with Lasu 
    • Breaking: Imo Deputy Speaker resigns amid impeachment scare 
    • Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong returns to prison 
    • Ogun: ‘I didn’t collect money from APC to abandon my case at Tribunal’ 
    • Breaking: Senate confirms Emefiele for second term
    • 10 ways to enjoy your wedding day to the fullest 
    • Breaking: Kano Emirate: ‘My appointment not meant to spite Emir Sanusi’ 
    • I didn’t collect money from APC to abandon my case at the Tribunal – PDP Senatorial candidate 
    • Write judgments for posterity, acting CJN tells judges 
    • EFCC quizzes National Assembly clerk over finances 
    • Who killed Abiola?  
    • Fregene’s wife: don’t let my husband die 
    • JAMB: over 1.3m candidates have accessed results 
    • Govt, PDP row over ‘threat to democracy’ 
    • Katsina council loses confidence in police over insecurity 
    • MTN lists today at NSE  
    • Emefiele: policy saboteurs will no longer be spared 
    • Lawan: battle for Senate President not do-or-die 
    • Equities decline with N51b loss 
    • Tribunal fixes May 22 for hearing in PDP’s motion 
    • FEC approves $1b Chinese loan for Gurara hydropower project 
    • June 12 as Democracy Day excites activists 
    • Ebonyi tribunal strikes out Ogbuoji’s petition 
    • Okorocha accuses APC leaders of causing his ordeal 
    • Court orders forfeiture of gold bars, N39m to govt  
    • Kwara PDP authorised disbursement of campaign funds, says Belgore
    • ‘How I was drugged, gang-raped at hotel’ 
    • UNILAG VC meets with PS in Abuja 
    • Buhari’s victory has demystified Obasanjo – Oba of Lagos 
    • NHRC condemns arrest of sex workers in Abia 
    • UNILAG crisis: VC meets with Perm Sec in Abuja 
    • Another Nigerian Victoria Obaze becomes Mayor in UK
    • Lagos Assembly moves to end challenges of building collapse 
    • Bandits abduct four month old baby, seven others in Zamfara 

    (www.thenationonlineng.net)

    • Investors identify regulatory synergy as panacea to increased market participation
    • Nigeria has receded, Emefiele declares
    • Nigeria and burden of cultism in primary, secondary schools
    • Rangers book top six spot, Abia Warriors down El Kanemi
    • U.S. acquires Eko Atlantic land for new consulate office in Lagos
    • Okorocha alleges plot by EFCC, Oshiomole to detain him
    • Senate confirms Emefiele’s reappointment
    • Ganduje gifts N6m cash donation to Zainab Aliyu, Ibrahim Abubakar
    • French PM defends questioning of reporters over weapons after outcry
    • Ukraine to hold presidential inauguration Monday
    • Trump ramps up battle against Chinese telecom giant Huawei
    • Liverpool and Tottenham fans call on sponsors to hand over Champions League tickets
    • Osaka into third round as Italian Open resumes after washout
    • PSG and United eyeing Lewandowski transfer — report
    • Man City face further action over financial fairplay ‘breaches’
    • Kenyan runner Wambui fears testosterone rules will end career
    • Premier League set to splash the cash as transfer window opens
    • A case for better healthcare
    • Where does the weight gain arise from in pregnancy?
    • Saraki cautions against enthronement of weak National Assembly, seeks stronger parliament
    • Okun, Ebira scheme for power shift in Kogi
    • Imo lawmakers suspend speaker, majority leader
    • Obama Book Boom Buoys Bertelsmann’s Sales
    • Listen: GoldLink’s “Zulu Screams” Ft Maleek Berry And Bibi Bourelly
    • Nigerian Woman, Victoria Obaze Becomes Mayor In The UK
    • Afreximbank targets $40b deals from fair
    • Multiplicity of agencies frustrating economic development, says NCDMB
    • PAL pension decries gap in financial literacy, skills
    • Making sense of community policing in Nigeria
    • Abubakar’s one big secret
    • A tale… full of sound and fury

    (www.guardian.ng)

    • Nadal crushes Chardy to reach Rome third round
    • Ugochinyere resigns as president of National Youth Council
    • Federer eases into third round in Rome
    • 5G Network: Five things to know
    • Naira Marley: Temper justice with mercy, Daddy Showkey begs EFCC
    • ‘Everything is possible’ —Dortmund boss Favre
    • Porto want to keep ‘keeper Casillas despite heart attack
    • Transition process will be peaceful in Imo, says Okorocha
    • New York Mayor joins 2020 presidential race
    • 2019 UTME: Candidates now free to access results on portal —JAMB
    • I didn’t authorise Benin kingdom chief priest’s arrest —Edo CP
    • Champions League: Liverpool, Spurs fans call on sponsors to hand over tickets
    • Court adjourns money laundering case against two PDP chieftains to July 1, 2
    • Tiger Woods set for early charge at PGA
    • Man City referred to UEFA financial body in fair play probe
    • Edo police arrest four suspected Boko Haram terrorists
    • Osaka sex workers to ‘close up shop’ as Japan hosts G20
    • Alleged serial burglar steals policeman’s phones
    • How Lagos hotelier’s son, friend drugged, gang-raped me –Victim
    • Police arrest bandits’ girlfriends, informants in Katsina
    • Man allegedly murders 11-month-old daughter
    • Illegal arms possession: Court jails three ex-convicts 120 years
    • Suspected herdsmen attack travellers in Osun
    • RCCG gospel artiste commits suicide
    • Buhari’s victory has demystified Obasanjo, says Oba of Lagos
    • Atiku, PDP doing everything possible to sabotage Buhari –FG
    • I won’t share govt funds with greedy people — Obaseki
    • PDP asks Buhari to probe allegations of looting before May 29
    • I am fulfilled with my achievements, says Ambode
    • Court sacks APC lawmaker-elect in Ondo

    (www.punchng.com)

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