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SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 16/04/2020

SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 16/04/2020
Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Punch
Doctor treating COVID-19 patient dies in Lagos

12 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 407

N’Assembly to reconvene over budget, N500bn COVID-19 fund

Interpol foils €1.5m face masks fraud traced to Nigeria

Samples: Lagos creates 20 centres, FCT combs residents’ houses

Departing Britons to pay N242,000 for airfare — Envoy

Oil firms’ N4.58tn loan repayment under threat – Investigation

Stock market sustains uptrend, investors gain N344bn

FG to auction N60bn April bonds

We’ve not discussed Edo, Ondo gov polls’ postponement –INEC

Security agencies killed 18 during lockdown –NHRC

Include us in palliatives, pensioners tell Buhari

CAN declares one week daily prayers against COVID-19

Heritage Bank celebrates health workers

GTBank extends SME loan repayment by 90 days

FBN Holdings to sell 65% insurance business

I volunteer to donate my blood for COVID-19 research –Makinde

Ayade approves N30,000 monthly salary for 8,000 youths

C’River has only 33 doctors — NMA

Plateau extends lockdown by one week, counsels residents

Bribe-seeking Abia NSCDC officer shoots dead commercial driver

Ebonyi grandmother pours pepper into maid’s genitals, eyes

Lockdown: One dies as hoodlums attack Lagos communities

Impounded vehicles will be released after lockdown – LASG

Oyo traders defy lockdown as fire guts Dugbe market

Imo police rescue kidnapped victim, arrest suspect

Police probe alleged N69m diversion by Kogi ex-commissioner

Four Benue men arraigned for killing Ekiti chief

50-year-old Kogi woman hacked to death

Bayelsa billionaire, Okoko, dies during surgery

Pupils build ventilator prototype from used car parts

(www.punchng.com)

The Nation
World leaders flay Trump’s halt of funding to WHO

WHO cautions countries lifting lockdown

Coronavirus: Zimbabwe goes herbal…Yoruba go for ewe akoko, agiri, awopa…

35 discharged in FCT, Lagos, Osun, Kaduna, Akwa Ibom as cases rise to 407

NCDC begins door-to-door sample collection in Lagos, FCT

Fed Govt gets 50 ventilators, medical kits from UN

Buhari greets British PM over recovery from COVID-19

We’ve stopped maltreatment of Nigerians in China, says Gbajabiamila

FAAC to hold meeting by video conferencing

No fee charged on COVID-19 loan applications -CBN

Fed Govt approves waiver for visitors affected by travel ban

Fed Govt cuts fertiliser price by 20%

No Chinese doctor tested positive for COVID-19, says Fed Govt

CAN president calls for seven days prayer

Covid-19: Principals endorse virtual learning/radio programmes

Blatter tips USA to take over 2022 WC from Qatar

Olajuwon praised for Houston Rockets’ title-winning years

Sanwo-Olu approves three-month moratorium on MSMEs loan worth N2.8 billion

AbdulRazaq holds virtual council meeting

Niger SSG turns back trailer carrying people from Lagos

Flour mills, Gasland donate over N25m to Oyo

Civil defence man kills bus driver in Abia

Woman, son held for selling four-year-old in Niger

Three convicted for disobeying stay-home order in Kwara

Mob set armed robber ablaze in Delta

Navy destroys illegal refining sites, arrest wooden boats

Lockdown: Heavy burden on poorly-paid teachers

(www.thenationonlineng.net)
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*Remember to protect yourself and your community!*

• 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 – *don’t go to the hospital immediately.*

• Stay at home and practice social distancing

• NCDC is the authentic source of information

• Do not panic!!!
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Vanguard
WORLD LEADERS BUILD $8TRN WAR CHEST AGAINST COVID-19

IMF advocates more fiscal support to fight COVID-19 in Nigeria

OIL WATCH: OIL PRICE DROPS BELOW $20 PER BARREL

Pelosi vows to fight Trump’s ‘dangerous, illegal WHO funding cut

FCT discharges nine COVID-19 patients

COVID-19 Lockdown: IGP warns transporters against night journeys

COVID-19: FG reduces price of NPK fertilizer for farmers

NSE pushes for transparency in conduct of virtual meetings

COVID 19: ANEEJ, MANTRA partners monitor returned $322.5m Abacha loot

COVID-19: ANCOPSS URGES COMPLIANCE, HOLISTIC FIGHT AGAINST PANDEMIC

Nigeria recording extra-judicial deaths more than coronavirus deaths – NHRC

I haven’t been cleared of COVID-19 – El-Rufai speaks

COVID-19: Ortom extends lockdown, dusk-to-dawn curfew by two weeks

Gov Fayemi plans to decongest Correctional centre to curb COVID-19 spread

Anambra mourns Sosoliso Airline founder who died of coronavirus

Osun Govt. relaxes lockdown for two days

Covid-19: Anambra reopens closed foodstuff markets

COVID-19: LAUTECH DONATES TO OWNER STATES

Prof Akin Euba, Nigeria’s foremost classical composer is dead

(www.vanguardngr.com)

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. – Maya Angelou

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