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SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 05/04/2020

SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 05/04/2020
Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Punch
COVID-19: Nigerians warn FG against inviting Chinese medics

Nigeria records five new COVID-19 cases, total now 214

Coronavirus: Fear grips health workers as two Edo doctors test positive

Coronavirus: Reps seek two-month free power supply to Nigerians

NCDC approves Oyo lab as Ekiti, Kaduna, Gombe plan test centres

Nigerian students in India seek relief package

Spain to extend lockdown, says stay-at-home bearing fruit

Greece extends coronavirus lockdown by three weeks

US evacuates 38,296 Americans from Nigeria, 77 other countries

188 Europeans evacuated via Abuja airport

Obono-Obla not in illegal detention –ICPC

FG grants three-year tax holiday to 25 companies

Local meter assembly has suffered setback — NERC

Nigeria, Chad, Niger forces bomb Boko Haram camp, kill scores

It’s strange to hear Buhari’s Chief of Staff summons service chiefs – Useni

Okonjo-Iweala backs African finance ministers on debt relief

Buhari was misled to approve my replacement as AMCON chairman — Banire

Lagos may extend lockdown, says Sanwo-Olu

COVID-19: Abiodun commends nine-year-old girl for donating N950

We will relax Ogun lockdown Tuesday, says Abiodun

All senatorial districts in Ondo’ll get isolation centres, says Akeredolu

We’ve seen suspected cases of COVID-19 — Lagos private hospitals

Kogi, Cross River to distribute cash, food to 78,000 households

Private schools reject Niger govt fumigation directive

Ogun schoolgirl’s killing shows Customs men don’t value human life –Mawutin, community youth leader

We were chained, caged like animals, beaten daily in Zamfara torture home –Halilu, rescued victim

Soldier shot my son 3 times waited for him to die — Father of boy killed in Warri

No one has provided evidence to prove Ondo explosion was caused by meteorite –Odeyemi, prof of applied geology

(www.punchng.com)

The Nation
FG seeks NASS approval to spend N500bn on COVID-19

Nigeria records five new COVID-19 cases, 214 in total

Resident doctors oppose FG’s plan to invite Chinese medical experts

No licence issued for 5G technology – Pantami

Coronavirus: Lagos health workers get N5b insurance cover

FG committed to implementation of 2020 budget — Akabueze

Stimulus package not enough – NECA DG

COVID-19: NUJ kicks against inviting Chinese doctors

New York landlord cancels rent for his tenants

Police arrest man who lures underage victims with sex videos

Couple arrested for stealing two-year-old baby

NBA quizzes 3 lawyers over Abba-Ukpo land case

Lagos to pay medical bills for pregnant women, others during lockdown, says Sanwo-Olu

Fleeing Osun coronavirus patient apprehended, returned to isolation centre

COVID-19: KAROTA impounds 35 vehicles over border closure violation

Lockdown: Residents shun restrictions in Lagos, Abuja, Anambra

Falowo, Odumakinde lead Ondo COVID-19 fund committee

Firm donates 100 beds, other hospital equipment to Oyo

Tribute to Gbenga Daniel at 64

Gunmen shoot two in Delta community

Lockdown: Prepare for increase in domestic violence, activists warn FG

Coronavirus is blessing in disguise, says Okogie

(www.thenationonlineng.net)
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• Wash your hands frequently using soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub

• Cover mouth and nose with flexed elbow or tissue when coughing or sneezing. Dispose of used tissue immediately

• Avoid close contact with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms

• Seek medical care early if you or your child (friend) has a fever, cough or difficulty
breathing

• Stay at home and practice social distancing

• NCDC is the authentic source of information

• Do not panic!!!
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Vanguard
CORONAVIRUS: We expect confirmed cases to keep rising – Ihekweazu, NCDC DG

*British 5G towers set on fire because of coronavirus conspiracy theories*

Coronavirus cases in US exceed 300,000

COVID-19 VACCINE: Drogba, Eto’o slam racist doctors’ for suggesting Africa as test site

COVID-19 DEATH: LUTH NOT SHUT DOWN SAYS PROF ADEYEMO

COVID-19: Reps Seek 2-Month Electricity Payment Waiver for Nigerians

COVID-19: Sen. Uba distributes relief materials, task Ndi Anambra on safety measures

Covid-19: Bishop Sam Zuga writes open letter to Buhari, Adamawa State Governor

Desmond Elliot flays social media critics over hand washing donation

Enugu State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Anthony Ugochukwu is dead

COVID-19 Lockdown: FCT Enforcement Team impounds 51 cars, 9 tricycles & 46 motorcycles for violating presidential order

Covid-19: Kogi SIP to spend N1.2B for 60, 000 vulnerable household

Akwa-Ibom Lockdown: Police officer loses rank for rights violation

Residents want NNPC retail outlets in Kwara border areas

LOCKDOWN: Gunmen kill man, dispossess civil servant N295,000, three phones in Delta

Arewa council disowns purported Hausa leaders in Lagos

Covid-19: Ibadan Plat’num Club distributes food items, sanitisers to over 2,000 people

Kidnapped Adamawa NULGE Chairman: Police nabs 4 suspects, recover Army uniforms

Leakage: Emergency responders battle to avert pipeline explosion in Mosan area of Lagos

NCDC receives ambulance, medical equipment, others from Living Faith Church

(www.vanguardngr.com)

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