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SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 24/04/2020

SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 24/04/2020
Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Punch
Buhari, others urge prayers as Ramadan starts today

Nigeria records 108 new COVID-19 cases, total now 981

COVID-19: South Africa to ease lockdown from May 1

Greece extends lockdown to May 4

COVID-19: Experimental drug remdesivir failed in human trial —Reports

China pledges $30m to WHO for coronavirus fight

Italy begins antibody tests for coronavirus immunity

Lockdown: Virtual proceedings to begin soon, says Supreme Court

UNCTAD seeks $3.4tn debt write-off for Nigeria, others

Trigger-happy cop shoots, kills policewoman in Rivers

NCAC produces 8,000 face masks for journalists

Oil crash shouldn’t defer minimum wage payment –TUC

Umahi life ban on journalists, anti-people, draconian — NBA

Umahi’s wear-mask or get-flogged order barbaric — Ubani

Tinubu hails Sulu-Gambari at 80

Zamfara boundary restriction violators will be punished — Matawalle

Stay in your state of residence, Ortom warns indigenes

Ebonyi begins production of ventilators

A’Ibom to review lockdown Monday

Imo panel raises COVID-19 test from three to 10 weekly

Four killed, one kidnapped, houses burnt in Anambra conflict

Bauchi bans Almajiri school, okada, religious gatherings

Sokoto budgets N500m on Ramadan feeding, blames inflation

Kano sends 419 Almajiris back to Katsina

Adamawa traces 84 contacts of index case

Katsina locks down LG as cases hit 21

Osun makes face mask mandatory, seeks FG’s assistance

Plateau arrests 1,607 lockdown offenders

Bayelsa Assembly passes N242.187bn 2020 budget

We’ve stopped torturing suspects to make confessions — Rivers CP

(www.punchng.com)

The Nation
How my employer fired me after contracting COVID-19 from her son, by survivor

COVID-19: We’ve carried out 10,000 tests till date, says NCDC

COVID-19: We’ve moved to Kano to prevent another epicentre – FG

FCTA court convicts Islamic cleric, others

IGP orders arrest of two policemen for fighting in public

Police not responsible for petrol attendant killed in Abia — Lai Mohammed

FG delivers 2,262 bags of rice, oil, sugar to Kebbi

CCT: Fed Govt disburses N446.5m in Kaduna

Dentists are more exposed to coronavirus, says NDA

COVID-19: Bode George urges FG to relax Lagos lockdown

Ikpeazu orders security checks in Abia boundary

Nasarawa lacks capacity to handle positive cases, says governor

COVID-19: AbdulRazaq extends Kwara lockdown

We won’t lockdown Kebbi – Bagudu

Sanwo-Olu inaugurates Lagos Area ‘J’ Police Command HQ

Labour unions kick as Kaduna govt mulls 25% salary deductions

Ekiti, Kwara unveil digital options to fight virus

No plans to open schools now – Lagos

50,000 poor households to get palliatives in Kano

Police arrest three kidnap suspects in Kogi

Woman kills maid over salary in Lagos

Kemi Adetiba offers four roles to fans in King Of Boys 2

(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
First volunteers injected in UK’s coronavirus vaccine trial

RAMADAN: Do not partake in rituals that can spread coronavirus, Buhari warns

ECOWAS appoints Buhari to lead battle against COVID-19

Rivers Police confirms killing of female sergeant by felow sergeant

Lagos records 78 new COVID-19 cases, as Nigeria’s total hits 981

COVID-19: Countries have different approaches to testing ―NCDC

COVID-19: FG expresses disappointment over racial discrimination of Nigerians in China

FG sets up committee to probe Ngala IDPs’ camp fire

Lebanese who offered to sell Nigerian woman for $1,000 arrested

We will not rule out homegrown vaccines for prevention, cure of COVID-19 Pandemic – Minister

3 doctors test positive to COVID-19 in Lagos

703,506 poor Nigerians received N23.7bn from Abacha loot — Report

Nigerian, Benin Navies foil pirates’ attack on Portuguese vessel, rescue 11 crewmen

COVID-19: FRSC embarks on production of facemasks

NUPENG issues 7-day ultimatum to FG over killing of Abia fuel attendant

Lagos lockdown breeding hunger – Bode George

Don’t panic, 49 Ivory Coast returnees are COVID-9 negative, Osun Govt tells residents

Ihedioha to answer on N20bn Imo allocation ― Foreign Affairs Commissioner

Strange deaths: We bury more corpses now than before, says Kano undertakers

BAF presents food items to Keke and Okada riders in Isoko nation

(www.vanguardngr.com)

The most excellent Jihad is that for the conquest of self – Muhammad

### Ramadan Kareem

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