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SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 25/04/2020

SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 25/04/2020
Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Punch
COVID-19: Oyo to return 1,800 bags of rice donated by FG

FG explains why lockdown can’t be relaxed as cases hit 1,095

Lagos records 80 new cases, total now 657

COVID-19: Chinese diplomatic letter confirms PUNCH report, 72 Nigerians tested positive

Riot in Argentine prison after confirmed coronavirus case

Spain sees 367 new coronavirus deaths, lowest daily toll in one month

NJC recommends two judges’ retirement for witholding judgment, falsifying age

Restrictions: Police arrest 2,449 violators in Abuja, Akwa Ibom, Edo

COVID-19: Abuja, Lagos hotels close doors to Nigerians returning from abroad

COVID-19: NFF to get $500,000 FIFA relief fund

Police dismiss cops for fighting on Edo road

Contractors fume over 32-month unpaid salary of OAUTH cleaners, guards

Tunji Bamishigbin, Gbenga Adeyinka, others mourn Yomi Obileye

COVID-19: NLC opposes use of contributory pension for palliatives

Lockdown: NECA predicts massive job loss

Nigeria can develop COVID-19 vaccine, says ASUU

IOM plans 90 quarantine shelters in North East

Oyetola names Amitolu Amotekun DG

Akeredolu sacks aide who abandoned office to reside overseas

Tambuwal bans Ramadan gathering

Southern Kaduna kicks as bandits kill seven

Kano returnee becomes Plateau index case

Kano faces COVID-19 community transmission, evacuates more almajiris

Ondo, Gombe, Taraba push Lassa fever cases to 979

Alaafin greets ex-Tribune editor at 80

NUJ demands apology from Ebonyi commissioner

We’re old, poor and hungry, yet we’ve received no cash from FG –Lagos’ vulnerable persons

(www.punchng.com)

The Nation
Sunlight destroys coronavirus quickly, say US scientists

COVID-19: 5,000 frontline health workers get N112.5m insurance cover

Wuhan’s severe COVID-19 cases drop to zero – official

Chinese community gives N10m relief items

900 stranded Britons for evacuation next week

Court convicts 1,736 sit-at-home order violators in Abuja

Melaye, PDP close case at election tribunal

Suspected killers of Fasoranti’s daughter, Olakunrin, remanded

Arik Air cuts workers’ salaries by 80 percent

COVID-19: NSCIA gives 500 widows relief materials

EFCC still probing life-ban policy governor

Ruggedman celebrates late Dagrin at 10

2Baba thrills 50,000 fans at e-concert during lockdown

Etinosa launches online acting talent show

Lagos directs Muslims to observe Taraweeh at home

Oyo records one new COVID-19 case

COVID-19: Kano embarks on aggressive contact tracing of 259

Obasa to Sanwo-Olu: enforce laws to end coronavirus

COVID-19: Adamawa Govt. orders fresh lockdown of state

Woman dies from two-month dry fast in Delta

Christians can be infected with COVID-19 – TB Joshua

(www.thenationonlineng.net)
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• Do not panic!!!
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Vanguard
COVID-19: US death toll tops 50,000 as some Georgia businesses reopen

UK coronavirus death toll climbs to over 19,000

COVID-19: 900 Britons stranded in Nigeria set to return home

South Africa to begin phased easing of lockdown on May 1

Covid-19: NCDC hints at extension of shutdown

PREMIER LEAGUE PLANS FREE TO AIR BROADCAST WHEN SEASON RESUMES

Osinbajo, ministers meet on economic sustainability plan

COVID-19: FG grants Nigerian students, free subscription to e-learning

COVID-19: MINISTRY OF AGRIC INAUGURATES JTTT ON MOVEMENT OF FOODSTUFF, INPUTS

FG to make use of face mask in markets compulsory

HEALTHCARE FUNDING: COVID-19 exposes govts’ failures

Kyari played key role in return of $300m Abacha loot — US govt

Kyari was recommended as Obasanjo’s running mate in 1999 – Daura

DON’T STIGMATISE HEALTH FACILITIES EXPOSED TO COVID-19 CASES — LAGOS GOVT

COVID-19: We’re subjected to emotional distress, stigma; victim’s family cries out

Gov Emmanuel pays Akwa Ibom workers early despite Lockdown

Umahi recants, denies banning journalists

Enugu Govt pays April salary, 25% Covid-19 allowance for health workers

COVID-19: Ogun to quarantine face mask violators

Edo govt shuts down orphanage over poor facilities, neglect

Ban on Journalists: Fmr Ebonyi SSG to Umahi: To be Gov isn’t licence to dictatorship

(www.vanguardngr.com)

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