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March 3 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

March 3 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

*Sacked Bayelsa APC running mate could have committed suicide, says Sylva
*Government will sustain offensive against bandits, says Presidency
*Kaduna villagers to Buhari: save us
*Court remands oil marketer for ‘N349m fraud’
Court remands tailor for ‘defiling’ 13-year-old
*NDLEA charges scavenger with trafficking
*Eight die in Ondo crash
*Robbers steal taxi after giving driver drugged suya
*Car rams into FRSC office in Onitsha
*Trademark war: Court permits Western Lotto to seize unapproved Ghana Games products
*I went back to crime because of grandmother’s illness, says ex-convict
*”Stemming rising cases of trailer accidents
*Mother of bleeding 12-year-old for trial today
*Court orders substituted service in National Theatre concession suit
*Lagos Bus Services plans to increase female drivers
*Concession dispute: Court grants FAAN, I-Cube two weeks for settlement
*Wanted: More justices for appellate courts
*A party who surrenders his chance to be heard cannot sue for breach of fair hearing
*Graduates empowered for food production, security
*SAN urges Muslim lawyers to promote justice
*Ex-police commissioner backs reforms
*Official frustration of anti-graft war
*Navy arrests 10 ‘rice smugglers’ in Akwa Ibom
*Man remanded for ‘defiling’ four-year-old neighbour
*‘I’ll grow members who’ll maintain high professional standards’
*Obaseki eulogises former SPE President, Imomoh for role in educational devt
*21-year-old to be hanged for robbery in Ekiti
*Ikorodu land dispute: family insists on FCIID investigation
*Lagos pulls down illegal structures at Mile 2
*My wife is an adulteress, man tells court
*Rule of Law Development Foundation calls for papers
*Covid-19: ‘We have discovered its cure’
*Senior ‘science student’
*‘Judges more important than the President’
*Lawyers urge better awareness for data privacy rights, obligations
*Former NBA boss chairs Commonwealth Women Network
*Two defining speeches
*NBA elections: Ikorodu, Lagos branches chairmen bicker
*COVID-19: A novel pestilence tormenting the world
*Card reader can sanitise electoral process, says BOSAN
*Theme: Humility, an attribute of His kingdom!
*Apero: Oyetola’s people’s assembly takes off in Osun
*‘Sanwo-Olu has not disappointed Lagosians’
*Breaking new grounds amid scarce resources
*Dana deploys Boeing 737
*Caverton signs factory acceptance test for helicopter simulator
*Enhancing airports emergency procedures
*Hazards of ship wrecks on Lagos waterways
*Maritime security: Nigeria acquires Special Mission vessels
*Much ado about ‘charitable cargo’ clearing
*Firm unveils online UPS series
*NCC empowers students, others
*Airtel urges infrastructure protection
*Push to deepen broadband penetration
*On the rift among security agencies
*Season of atonement
*Oyetola: Taking government to the people
*INEC’s deregistration of political parties
*Boko Haram‘s last laugh
*PMB, asset declaration and open government
*Mentoring young girls on personal hygiene
*Female pupils’ enrolment goes up in Bauchi schools

*Coronavirus: Ogun launches mobile app to aid information sharing
*Man, 18, arraigned over house breaking, stealing
*Lagos task force pulls down illegal structures at Mile 2
*Coronavirus: What you should know about facemasks, hand sanitisers, others
*Drinking two cups of milk daily can increase breast cancer risk in women
*Electoral Act review: Stringent punishment awaits offenders, says INEC
*APC harvests new members from deregistered parties
*No regret dumping Ganduje for Kwankwaso — Dungurawa
*9th Senate most peaceful in Nigeria’s democratic history — A/Ibom gov
*Diri tasks Bayelsa new SSG

*Unlicensed retail facilities are major promoter of illicit drug — NAFDAC
*Manias, panics, pandemics and world economics
*Lassa fever, cholera, meningitis, Covid-19 in Nigeria: The way forward
*Now, Who Writes a Poem for Harry Garuba? A Tribute
*The imbalance in NDDC as it affects Imo and Ondo states (3)
*Memo to Senate Committee on Constitution (4)
*States’ unclaimed UBE funds
*IMF, W-Bank pledge assistance to COVID-19 affected member-countries
*Ex-INEC chair, Prof Iwu claims cure for COVID-19
*NCEF tasks Gowon, Obasanjo, Danjuma to save Nigeria from Islamism
*Corona or Ebola, virus is virus, because it’s virus
*Fresh Kaduna killings: We won’t negotiate with terrorists, bandits, says El-Rufai
*Coronavirus: ‘58 under watch in Lagos, Ogun; Italian 70% stable’
*Scientists say no evidence Dettol can kill Wuhan coronavirus, as bogus conspiracy theories spread

*Ekiti, Ogun, Gombe, Rivers move to stop coronavirus
*Insecurity: Again, Buhari assures Nigerians of safety as bandits kill 51 in Kaduna
*Oyetola abolishes Aregbesola’s uniform policy, cancels middle schools
*Lawan, Lalong, Jang eulogise Longjan during senator’s burial
*Group asks Buhari to intervene in Edo APC crisis
*Archbishop of Canterbury hails Obasanjo at 83
*Coronavirus: Govt faces difficulties tracing Italian co-passengers
*TUC says job insecurity worse in Nigeria
*N35bn arms probe: Ex-minister denies collecting money from contractor
*Again, Anambra medical doctors begin strike
*Buhari greets Adeboye at 78
*We’re helpless over influx of herdsmen into Benue – Ortom
*Kaduna massacre: We wont negotiate with bandits, says El-Rufai
*S’East tops as NHRC receives 113 sexual violence complaints
*Police rescue kidnapped Benue director
*S’Court readjourns Zamfara, Imo polls judgment reviews
*World Bank partners Oyo
*Yoruba culture must be jealously preserved – Akintoye

*Bitek Designs Fire-Proof Russian Technology for Nigeria
*South-west PDP Affirms Suspension of Party Chieftain

*NECO to prosecute four UniAbuja students for forgery
*Climate change: Kwara closes forest, to launch tree planting
*Court to hear Ile Arugbo suit March 25 as peace talks collapses
*Tinubu eulogises Adeboye, calls him beacon of hope
*Akeredolu: With eyes on higher heights
*Osinbajo: Why we must tackle small arms proliferation now
*Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Again, Supreme Court adjourns hearing till today
*Effah-Chukwuma: Nigerians must hold govt accountable
*Coronavirus: IMF, World Bank pledge support for member countries
*IFRS 17: NAICOM inaugurates financial reporting working group
*NSE opens week negative, loses N208bn
*NNPC’s N240bn revenue surplus under threat
*Antenatal: Court bars compulsory blood donations in Lagos hospitals
*21-year-old armed robber to die by hanging
*Five bankers in court for ‘stealing’ depositors’ N37m
*Gunmen sack six Kaduna communities, kill over 50
*Mile 2: Taskforce demolishes shops, motor parks


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