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March 6 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

March 6 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

NATION
*No pay for defiant ASUU members, says finance minister
*Nigeria saves N3tr from importation reduction
*We moved N200m with police escort from Fayose’s home, says witness
*Govt urged to develop Makoko
*598 get distinctions as LASPOTECH holds convocation
*Stormy session as Senate approves Buhari’s $22.7b loan request
*Senate Report: How $22.7b loan will be used
*‘50,000 estate agents registered’
*Lagos to close PWD level crossing
*Supermarket shut over ‘adulterated’ drink
*I’m not aware of Peterside’s sack, says Amaechi
*Ikoyi properties: Court to decide Saraki’s fate April 24
*Fed Govt to reintegrate 606 ex-Boko Haram fighters
*Developers donate borehole
*UNILAG suspends convocation
*Nigerian in isolation on return from France
*Oshiomhole urges Appeal Court to reverse suspension
*Agency warns commercial sex workers, others to leave Ikoyi
*Putin, Erdogan hold talks on Syria ceasefire
*‘Are you looking at me with pity?’ – Oshiomhole
*UNGA President preaches gender equality on Women’s Day
*Coronavirus in 18 U.S. states as California declares emergency
*Federal High Court orders maintenance of status quo
*Any solution to crude oil theft?
*Nigeria re-elected UN peacekeeping panel chair
*APC secretariat still under watch
*NDE disburses N3.3 million to 330 women in Oyo
*Probe into war crimes by U.S., others in Afghanistan can proceed, say ICC judges
*Church marks 52nd Founder’s Day
*Edo APC faction rallies support for chairman
*Akwa Ibom PDP to hold congress
*S’East, S’South to get security outfits
*INEC targets e-voting from next polls
*IMF announces $50B emergency fund for COVID-19 fight
*They are after me because of 2023, says Oshiomhole
*COVID-19 threatens Lagos-Ibadan rail completion deadline
*Countries indifferent to COVID-19, says WHO
*‘Culturati 2020 will promote arts’
*Expert leading UK’s battle aginst coronavirus was raised in Nigeria
*Lenten Message: Your season of restoration is here!
*Coping with heat wave and coronavirus disease
*NASFAT to mark 25th year with prayers, lectures
*Senate approves N346.3b NDDC’s 2019 budget
*Pope names Okpaleke Bishop
*Mensem is Acting Appeal Court president
*As Abiodun pays salaries of Amosun’s employees
*Oyo to consider PTA teachers, others in TESCOM employment
*Goods destroyed as fire guts 16 shops in Osogbo
*Nigeria’s table tennis team’s tortuous journey to Tokyo
*Group to give Africans skills
*Lawmakers don’t need any immunity
*Makinde hailed for introducing education policies
*NIPOST unveils solar energy product
*Time to end SARS’ menace
*Pupils, motorists stranded as Poly workers protest

DAILY TRUST
*Police arrest man for killing brother over land
*Abia stakeholders reject EEDC’s planned tariff increase
*DPR to clamp down on illegal LPG sellers in Anambra
*600 Niger residents benefit from free eye treatment
*Kwara lauds National Livestock Programme
*First primary school in Kwara gets N100m lifeline
*School feeding: Kwara raises alarm over fake food vendor forms
*Kogi CSDA to spend N220m in 13 communities
*Meet Makurdi female runner who looks like a male
*Jos North LG organises special prayers for peace, unity
*School feeding: Kwara raises alarm over fake food vendor forms
*First primary school in Kwara gets N100m lifeline

VANGUARD
*Foreign investment inflow reverses trend
*Our de-radicalisation faux pas
*Coping with heatwave and coronavirus disease
*Obasanjo: A belated love affair
*COVID-19 and social media
*Don’t mind Erdogan the gambler
*Obasanjo, Nigeria’s preeminent political colossus
*OPEC Heads of Delegation extends proposed 1.5m/bpd cut to year end
*Coronavirus forced me to adjust my 83rd birthday celebration — Obasanjo
*3 cases of Coronavirus isolated in Lagos — LASG

PUNCH
*APC exco crisis: Confusion as Kano high court upturns Oshiomhole’s suspension
*Coronavirus: Quarantined Italian suffers depression, Lagos isolates France returnee, others
*Senate okays Buhari’s $22.7bn loan request amidst protests
*Forex: Reps probe CBN, FIRS, others over $30bn leakage
*Sexagenarian tortured, extorted by IRT officers demands justice
*Dapchi: Eight riot policemen killed
*Mama Boko Haram arraigned before third judge for fraud
*APGA won’t join APC after Obiano’s tenure – Maku
*Oyo police kill robber, arrest two, recover N2m
*I molested three-year-old girl under a spell – Suspect
*Fire razes shops in Osun plaza
*12 ladies rescued, three arrested in Ogun baby factory
*Top 20 most expensive teenagers
*FA Cup win thrills Iheanacho
*Borno, Niger lead in prosecution of criminals – Survey

THISDAY
*Ekiti APC Rejects Ajimobi as Party’s National Deputy Chair
*Two NYSC Members Drown in Bayelsa
*House Probes $30bn Annual Revenue Leakages from Forex Allocations
*Coronavirus: Finance Ministry Set to Release Funds for Emergency Response
*Lawmakers Want SON Returned to Ports
*NWFL Rebrand, Unveils New Logo in Lagos
*Maritime Workers Issue 21-Day Ultimatum to Shipping Companies
*Apapa: Ijegun Port to the Rescue
*Customs, NAFDAC Restate Commitment to Ending Drug Smuggling
*NDLEA Dismisses Alleged Marginalisation of Persons with Disabilities

TELEGRAPH
*NIPOST CEO: We’re expanding our frontiers in business opportunities
*COVID-19 could cost airlines $113bn in lost revenue – IATA
*Constitution review: Gani Adams hails Senate for adoption of 2014 Confab report
*NCAA issues warning to airlines over Coronavirus
*… UBA cancels 2020 CEO awards celebrations
*Union Bank reports N25bn profit
*Lender reposts N75bn profit
*FMDQ admits Eat & Go finance bond
*Herders kill three, rape traditional ruler’s wife, sisters-in-law
*24 corps members get service extension in Kebbi, Niger
*Alledged cheating: Jealous man kills live-in-lover
*N65m fraud: Mama Boko Haram, three others re-arraigned
*Six pregnant ladies, others rescued from Ogun baby factory
*Three robbery suspects held with N500,000, ATM card

GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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