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Here are the major headlines for Monday, May 21, 2018


  • Ohaneze Summit: Heavy Security Presence Around Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka
  • Parallel Congresses: APC Will Overcome Present Challenges, Says Chieftain
  • 13 Die After Drinking Toxic Alcohol In India – Police
  • Rescheduled APC State Congress: 36-Member Executive Elected In Rivers
  • Atiku, Others Visit Jang In Prison
  • Fashola Flags-Off Reconstruction Of N20.8bn Ikorodu-Shagamu Expressway Project
  • Updated: Panic As Ex-PDP Spokesman, Metuh Collapses In Court
  • Western Countries More Corrupt Than African Countries – Falana
  • Breaking: Olisa Metuh Collapses In Court As Judge Continues With Trial
  • Ekiti Poll: APC Kicks As Court Okays Hearing On Suit Seeking To Disqualify Fayemi
  • 2019: Obasanjo’s Adoption Excites S/East ADC Stakeholders
  • Stop Complaining About Islamisation, Onaiyekan Urges Christians
  • Restructuring ‘Ll Allow Maximization Of Potentials – Ohaneze
  • Buhari’s Three Hidden Musketeers
  • UAE Announces Ownership, Visa Reforms To Lure Foreign Investors
  • My Prison Experience Enriched Me – Obasanjo
  • 56 Years After, Gov. Ugwuanyi Inaugurates New Fire Service Station
  • FIFA World Cup (24 Days to go) : Team Profile – FRANCE
  • Countdown (24) FIFA WC: NFF secures Eagles’ $2.8m World Cup allowance
  • Concentrate on Croatia, Iceland, Bonfere tells Super Eagles
  • FIFA World Cup 2018: Four Iceland players to watch out for
  • Relaxed Tuchel embraces PSG challenge
  • Barcelona vs Real Sociedad : Iniesta departs Barcelona in style



The Nation

  • INEC says 5,000 PVCs ready for collection in Bwari
  • Atiku, others visit Jang in prison
  • FG plans 100, 000 units mass housing scheme
  • China praises positive steps in U.S. trade spat
  • Palestinian President Abbas remains in Hospital treatment
  • Breaking: Metuh collapses in court
  • APC, nPDP in talks to avert Saraki, Dogara, others exit
  • ‘Corrupt politicians pushing for old order’
  • CBN: how currency deal with China‘ll boost Nigeria’s economy
  • Wike, Fed Govt in war of words
  • Tinubu hails Lagos APC congress
  • Ambode: why Lagos is investing in Lekki Free Trade Zone
  • PIGB: Fresh concerns over job security, overbearing uncontrollable commission
  • People order for my guns across Nigeria, says suspect
  • Why I dumped PDP for SDP, by Omisore
  • Atletico Madrid storm Nigeria on Monday for Eagles
  • Dominic Solanke: I’m a ‘born winner’
  • Trent Alexander -Arnold : How I found out about England World Cup call
  • GARETH SOUTHGATE: Why we’re playing Nigeria at Wembley
  • Football Fives WC qualifiers holds in July
  • Victor Moses lifts FA Cup with Chelsea at Wembley
  • Buffon gets emotional farewell after 17years @Juve




  • Belgium leave out Nainggolan for World Cup
  • Economy grew by 1.95% in Q1 2018 – NBS
  • Facebook’s Zuckerberg agrees to live-stream EU parliament hearing
  • Judge rejects defence lawyer’s request to withdraw after Metuh’s fall
  • Investigators summon 40 people over N35bn theft
  • Relaxed Tuchel embraces PSG challenge
  • Couple die nine hours apart, after 61 years of marriage
  • Man City chairman expects more under ‘relentless’ Guardiola
  • Inter Milan snatch Champions League spot from Lazio
  • Vessel adrift with 27 African migrants rescued off Brazil coast, says Officials
  • Iniesta,Torres depart Barcelona and Atletico in style
  • Nine killed in Anambra as cult groups clash
  • Tropical cyclone hits Somaliland, kill 15
  • Metuh collapses in court
  • Coordinated bombs rock Thailand
  • LASTMA, 7UP officials clash as Ambode is stuck in traffic
  • ‘Are you no longer in APC?’ followers ask Dino Melaye over Instagram post
  • Five men allegedly rape, videotape teenagers in Ondo
  • Makoko demolition was legal, says family representative
  • Residents tackle estate management over N1m project levy
  • Parallel congresses unhealthy, dangerous – APC chieftain
  • Senate leader hails Yobe APC congress
  • SDP candidate will be president in 2019 –Adeniran
  • Sabotage of APC congresses targeted at Buhari — Marafa
  • Omisore dumps PDP for SDP




  • Metuh Collapses in Court
  • Malaysia Probes 1MDB Scandal
  • Boat Adrift with Two dozen African Migrants Rescued off Brazil Coast
  • Mozambique Ready for Possible Ebola Cases
  • Congo Begins Ebola Vaccination Monday
  • Despite Receding Inflation, Election Spending May Compel MPC to Hold Interest…
  • NCAA, Lagos Tackle Structures that Constitute Safety Threat to Flights
  • N10b Micro Grant: Dangote Lifts 25,000 Women in Niger
  • O-Mobile Secures $10m Grant to Drive Digital Economy
  • GEM Beneficiaries Showcase Products
  • FG Plans to Assassinate Me, Wike Alleges
  • Rivers APC LG Congresses Peaceful amidst Boycott by Abe’s Loyalists
  • APC Chieftain, Timi Frank Apologises for Role in Ousting Jonathan
  • THISDAY Model Portfolios Decline on Profit Taking
  • NPA Moves to Tackle Increased Attacks on Vessels
  • FG Asks C’ttee to Review NES23 Report
  • Airtel Shines at African Cristal Awards 2018
  • APC Leadership, nPDP Meet Monday to Address Grievances
  • How to Stop Delays in Corruption Trials, by NJC C’ttee
  • Bandits Abduct Housewives in Birnin Gwari
  • Presidency: Buhari is Bad Business for Corrupt Politicians, Public Servants
  • FG’s Fuel Subsidy Regime Fraudulent, Says PDP
  • Amnesty Office Denies Abandoning 19 Nigerian Students in Russia




  • Dangerous ‘laze’ forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean
  • NNPC loses N546b to failure of reforms in three years
  • IPOB, Ohanaeze set for showdown in Awka
  • DR Congo prepares for first Ebola vaccinations
  • NFF allays fears over Ebola, secures Eagles’ $2.8m World Cup allowance
  • Facebook’s Zuckerberg agrees to live-stream EU parliament hearing
  • Zimbabwe parliament summons Mugabe to May 23 hearing
  • Maduro wins as rivals call for new Venezuela elections
  • Olisa Metuh collapses in court during trial
  • Taliban warn Kabul residents to ‘keep away’ ahead of attacks
  • Palestinian president Abbas remains in hospital: officials
  • Serena’s highs and lows at Roland Garros
  • Salah wins PFA Fans’ player of the Year
  • Cahill urges clarity over Conte’s Chelsea future
  • Matic says Man Utd ‘can fight for Premier League title’ with right signings
  • Iniesta and Torres depart Barcelona and Atletico in style
  • Man City chairman expects more under ‘relentless’ Guardiola
  • Nigerian economy expands in Q1 as oil output rises
  • Tokyo’s Nikkei closes up on weak yen
  • Bank’s growth plan targets key sectors, to pay N576m dividend


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