17 Major Nigerian Evening Newspaper Headlines Today, Thursday June 25,2020


The Nation Newspaper 

‘Fayemi’s impunity will destroy APC’  

Sagay to Buhari: don’t attend Giadom-led NEC meeting  

APC: What manner of an emergency NEC meeting?  

My life under threat, says stand-in national chair Eta  

Women hide ammunition in rice bag  

‘There’s plot to discredit Adelami’s APC’s membership’  

Gbajabiamila @ 58: Garlands for an exemplary leader  

Insomnia: Lessons from Michael Jackson’s life  

Modelling lawlessness  

House probes ministry over N343m ‘unexplained spending’  

Why I stood as surety for Maina, by Ndume  

Move to scrap NYSC Orientation Camp, ill-thought-out  

Bowen varsity sacks over 100 workers

Rape: How to reduce men’s sexual appetite  

Lawmakers slam Ajayi over alleged N10m bribe  

Ondo deputy governor alleges withdrawal of security detail  

Three Oyo excos test positive for COVID-19  

Uzodimma talks tough on violation of guidelines  

Akeredolu has done his best but…says Kekemeke  

Three doctors, others test positive in Benue  

Moses eyes permanent stay at Inter

LaLiga: Madrid pip Mallorca 2-0 to stay top of the league table

EPL: Liverpool thrash Palace 4-0

Man United defeat Sheffield Utd 3-0 to keep champions league hope alive

Man United’s Martial nets hattrick

Pope Francis prays for Zanardi, says he is a model for others

Groups decry exclusion from oil bid round

‘Plans to discredit CBN will fail’

Nigeria records N124.77b deficit in Q1

FEC okays over N137b for construction works

Nigeria’s GDP to decline by 5.2%, says IMF

Ogunsan hails Sanwo-olu at 55

Punch News

NWC threatens to boycott NEC as Buhari backs sacked Giadom

Wadume: I shot IRT vehicle, it somersaulted, admits soldier

FG sets stringent conditions for school reopening

Obaseki favoured as 2,229 delegates elect Edo PDP candidate

PDP primary: Bauchi gov arrives in Edo

Nigerian student accuses UK varsity of racism

IMF cuts Nigeria’s GDP forecast, says economy’ll shrink by 5.4%

How politicians employ ex parte applications to cause crises

Suspected Bauchi guard killers test positive, arraignment suspended

TI, CACOL knock Lagos lawmakers over wives’ N80m Dubai trip

Bowen varsity sacks 127 workers

Recruitment of special constables begins this week –Ogun CP

Pirates kidnap five South Koreans in Benin

Suspected fake Lagos property agent arraigned for fraud

NSCDC apprehends man for defiling three-month-old Nasarawa baby

Lagos arraigns cousins for killing Maersk MD’s wife

Tension at NNPC as PENGASSAN threatens strike

Man arrested for jumping into Ogun River

Bandits abduct Katsina village head’s daughter, nursing mother

Akwa Ibom man nabbed for raping 16-year-old daughter

Ondo: Why unity group didn’t agree on single candidate

Rivers court clears Obaseki for Edo PDP primary

INEC rejects APC’s notice of Ondo gov primary

NWC alleges plot to set APC secretariat ablaze

NNPC posts N9.53bn operational loss for March

FEC approves N2.3tn stimulus plan

Workers kick against salary cut at NAMA

FG unbundles NIPOST, creates three subsidiaries

Serie A: Atalanta end Lazio’s 21-match unbeaten run

Ramos free-kick sends Madrid back to top of La Liga

Salah, Mane score as Liverpool thrash Palace 4-0

Alleged rape: Lawyers knock police for shielding D’Banj

Akwa Ibom drops charges against Christ Embassy pastor

Shi’ites protest incessant killings, demand El-Zakzaky’s release

We deserve school feeding, cash transfer programme –Diri

Ondo CP, Ajayi disagree on alleged police escort’s withdrawal

Gunmen kidnap Delta youth president, demand N30m ransom

Speaker, APC mourn as Kogi Assembly member dies

Ikpeazu swears in three judges

Osun has laws to end sexual violence –Oyetola’s wife

‘Discrepancies delaying Imo pension payment’

Vanguard News

People Talk: Buhari’s warning to service chiefs on insecurity (2)

Nigeria loses $28bn annually to power shortages — World Bank

Northern youths, Buhari’s aide trade blames over insecurity

Money laundering: Why I agreed to stand surety for ex-Pension boss, Maina — Ndume

IMF further reduces Nigeria’s 2020 growth rate to -5.4%

Shock hits APC power blocs as Buhari backs Giadom

‘Earth-shaking decisions’ will be made at APC NEC meeting today — Sources

LASU partners FAO, wins $95,000 grant for development of Catfish value chain

COVID-19: UK minister assures on Nigerian students’ education

160 points benchmark for university admission: Is education standard falling?

LASU produces automated solar-powered hand washing station machine

BOWEN varsity sacks over 100 workers, says decision necessary to sustain school

NUJ commends Umahi on infrastructure 

Isoko group scores Omo-Agege high, says he’s unsung hero

Over 13,000 applicants jostling for Osun Amotekun job

Two armed robbery suspects arrested for killing petrol attendant in Ondo

Crowds tear down statues, attack Wisconsin state senator

Lagos conducts over 34,000 COVID-19 tests

Access Bank excites SMEs with digital cashflow lending.

Nigeria loses $28bn annually to power shortages — World Bank

APC is a conglomeration yet to fuse, says Forum of ex-lawmakers

COVID-19 in Nigeria: Confirmed cases exceed 22,000 as NCDC announces 649 new cases

Father of five rescued from committing suicide in Ogun

Delta APC to Okowa: Govt hospitals in shambles, fix them

South Africa to begin Africa's first COVID-19 vaccine trial

COVID-19: UCH denies receiving N118m from Oyo government

COVID-19: No state is free yet, FG declares

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases reach 21,371, fatalities 533

BREAKING: APC Crisis: Ajimobi-led NWC boycotts NEC meeting

Breaking: APC crisis: President Buhari backs Victor Giadom

On the suit against Buhari by Middle Belt and Southern leaders

Court strikes out suit stopping Obaseki's participation in Edo PDP primary

APC CRISIS: Two factions flex muscles over NEC meeting

Veteran Nollywood actress, Bose ‘Madam Tinubu’ Adewoyin, is dead

Samuel Kalu yet to resume Bordeaux training due to flight restriction

Aguero to see knee specialist in Barcelona, doubtful for season run-in

James Rodriguez reveals Madrid blocked move to LaLiga rivals

World No 1 Djokovic, wife test positive for coronavirus

World No 1 Djokovic, wife test positive for 

Thisday News

More Trouble for APC NEC as Govs, NWC, State Chairmen May Boycott

Rivers Court Clears Ways for Obaseki to Participate in PDP Primary

IMF Revises Nigeria’s GDP Contraction Forecast to 5.4%

Rising COVID-19 Cases at Oilfields Threaten Nigeria’s Output

FEC Approves N2.3tn Package to Stimulate Economic Growth

W’Bank Seeks Improvement in Nigeria’s Power Sector with $750m Intervention

Okorafor: Emefiele, CBN Focused on Stimulating Economic Growth

Lawan Hails House Speaker At 58

Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Contracts in June

Transcorp Power, Geregu Meet Privatisation Performance Target

Cadbury Nigeria Shareholders Approve N912 Million Dividend

FG Says Nigeria Will Not Seek Debt Relief, Rules out Eurobond...

Berger Paints’ N3.6bn Revenue, N449m Profit Excite Shareholders

Operators Link Boost in Agric Output to CBN Intervention, Border Closure

Ondo Assembly Denies Plot to Remove Deputy Gov

APC Crisis: Retire from Politics, Fani-Kayode Advises Tinubu

Sun News

Demolition: Nigeria won’t engage in street fight with Ghana –Presidency.

Ondo guber: APC may not participate in poll –INEC.

Giadom wins APC war, gets Buhari’s backing.

Edo guber: Obaseki free to seek PDP ticket as court strikes out case.

FEC approves N2.3trn stimulus plan

MASSOB-IBM joins UNPO as General Assembly holds July 31- August 2

EFCC storms Abia, seals property of top politician

Furore over High Commissioner’s residence: No land certificate issued to Nigerian High Commission – Ghanaian Govt

COVID-19: NCDC records 649 new cases, as total infection hits 22,020

South East group writes Nigeria creditors to stay action on $22.7bn loan

FEC approves over N137bn for construction works.

Edo guber: 2,229 delegates to choose PDP candidate

Ondo guber: APC may not participate in poll –INEC

Eta alleges plot to burn APC secretariat

FG discussing with W’Bank, others on $6.5bn balance of payment loan

IMF downgrades Nigeria’s economic outlook

Buhari to flag off $2.8bn AKK pipeline construction June 30

NNPC records N9.53bn trading deficit

Glo rewards subscribers with CASHTOKEN offer.

Linda Ikeji News 

Three men indicted in the death of Ahmaud Arbery

649 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

I have serious problem with Oshiomhole - Edo Deputy Governor, Philip Shuaibu

Kogi lawmaker, John Abah dies

Daily Times News 

APC crisis: Giadom holds the ace as Buhari, govs to attend NEC meeting

FEC approves N2.3trn stimulus package to keep economy afloat

BMO mocks PDP over Wikes tax collectors comment, says it confirms what they have always known.

Tribune News 

Much ado about Chief of Staff

Time to end the lockdown in Nigeria

Ghana offers to rebuild Nigeria's demolished building

Present pandemic is teaching nations to be self-reliant

Daily Independent News 

Okunbo Pardons Zibiri Over Drug Baron's Allegation

Defamation: Zibiri Tenders Apology To Capt Hosa Okunbo

Buhari Puts Paid To APC Leadership Crisis

Impeachment Scare: Ondo Deputy Gov May Head To Court

The Herald News 

BBNaija Tacha Launches Her Clothing Line (Photos/Videos)

I wasn't stopped from entering Aso Rock to see Buhari ' Fayemi fumes

SON Denies Ultimatum On Product Authentication Mark

Billions Of Desert Locusts Swarm Through Yemen's Capital

Daily Trust News

Medical personnel seek security in Zamfara

Kwara SUBEB N31m fraud: NUT suspends chairman, others

5-year-old test positive for COVID-19 in Niger

FG urged to reject loans tied to public assets’ privatisation

Delta community cries out over incessant kidnappings

Despite police raid, Kano rice mill still operational

World Bank approves $750m for Nigeria’s power sector

Why we won’t attend Giadom’s NEC meeting – APC NWC

APC may not have guber candidate in Ondo as INEC rejects primary election notice

Don’t place adverts to celebrate my birthday — Sanwo-Olu

Edo gov’ship: Obaseki, others battle for PDP ticket today

Ex-lawmakers write Buhari, want APC’s NWC disbanded

Edo Assembly relocates to gov’t house.

Point Per Game brouhaha: Plateau Utd retain title but Enyimba drop to Confederation Cup

Ndidi: Leicester City must work for Champions League spot

Kaduna upbeat for El-Amin silver jubilee polo tourney.

World Bank approves $750m for Nigeria’s power sector

Marginal fields’ bids: Civil society groups flaw exclusion from process

We’ll promote ‘Made in Nigeria with China’ brand – FG

2 remanded over rape, murder of Maersk MD’s wife

Don’t place congratulatory adverts in newspapers to celebrate my 55th birthday – Sanwo-Olu

Fake female house agent pleads guilty to fraud, remanded for sentencing

Sahara Reporters News 

Police Disperse Shiite With Teargas, Water Canon In Abuja During Protest

Oyo Shut Offices After Three Cabinet Members Test Positive For COVID-19

Deeper Life Church Representative Accused Of Conniving With Police To Kidnap Land Owner

COVID-19 Donations: Activist Raises The Alarm As Accountant-General Fails To Publish Spending Report.



Transfer LIVE: Man City favourites to sign Koulibaly

Martial ready to lead Man Utd's new attacking machine

Luka Romero: La Liga's youngest ever dubbed 

Juve and Barca agree Arthur-Pjanic swap

Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, Liverpool

Liverpool smash four past Palace

Ramos hits out at Pique over referee bias

Kia Joorabchian: Is 'super agent' pulling the strings at Arsenal?

'I brought my boyfriend to a team party' - Hope for LGBT players

Explained: The real meaning behind Black Lives Matter

Solskjaer targets third-place after 'special' Martial hat-trick

Romero sets record as La Liga's youngest ever player

Liverpool beware! City & Chelsea already closing the gap

Conte rues 'naive errors' in Inter draw

Matic hopes Martial can build Man Utd momentum

Liverpool won't stop winning - Hodgson

Zidane wants Ramos to retire at Real Madrid

Salah: It's our time to win the Premier League

Zidane: Ramos has been looking to score a free-kick

Vinicius savours chance to play with Hazard

Salah: All the players were unbelievable

Klopp: Pep should play poker!

Salah extends remarkable Liverpool record vs Palace



18:00 Burnley ?? Watford

18:00 Southampton ?? Arsenal

20:15 Chelsea ?? Manchester City


18:30 Eibar ?? Valencia

21:00 Real Betis ?? RCD Espanyol

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