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Here are the major headlines for Friday, May 12, 2017


  • Bisi Alimi, partner hang out with Caitlyn Jenner (photos)
  • UN appoints Nigeria Acting President General Assembly
  • Indian plane with 188 passengers turns back after suspected tail strike
  • Police arraign Islamic cleric for insulting Emir Sanusi
  • Donald Trump kisses Pope in mural
  • Homeless mentally challenged woman gives birth in Rivers
  • Buhari and the limits of endurance
  • Three reasons government may freeze your bank account
  • How to stop herdsmen/farmer clashes
  • Fake Customs officer defrauds three in Niger
  • Presidency, Fayose honour Ekiti pupils
  • VIDEO: Policemen exchange blows, cause traffic in Abuja
  • Joshua undergoes early-morning drugs test
  • Suleman: Court awards N250,000 damages against DSS DG
  • Police arrest 31 IMSU cult members during initiation
  • Naira to remain stable at 390/dollar next week
  • Four million Nigerians have Type 2 diabetes — Study
  • Every nation gets the kind of president it deserves
  • 258 more Nigerians return from Libya
  • No bank is in distress, NDIC assures depositors
  • UTME: Candidates, parents decry extra charges, centre allocation
  • Wenger aims to silence critics with Euro push
  • Mourinho vows to keep Man Utd fresh for final
  • Zimbabwe’s ‘odd couple’ seeking to oust Mugabe
  • Some released Chibok girls need surgery, says FG
  • Five reasons banks may freeze your account
  • States’ IGR rises by 17% to N802bn – NBS
  • FIRS shuts more tax defaulting firms
  • Woman seeks divorce over naming ceremonies without rams
  • 5,500 trafficked Nigerians to be deported from Mali, Libya – NAPTIP
  • FG suspends FUTA, FUNAAB VCs over alleged fraud
  • Amosun unhurt as CBN van crashes into gov’s convoy
  • UBEC fund: Constitute panel to probe Fayemi, Assembly asks Fayose



  • Nigeria’s Emmanuel, French Hemery Secure Doubles’ Final Ticket In Dayak Tennis Game
  • 5 Signs Of Low Blood Sugar
  • Indian Plane Carrying 188 People Turns Back After Suspected Tail Strike
  • Ex-VP Biden, Akon, Named Andrew Young 2017 Awardees
  • Explosion Occurs In Rome, No Injuries Reported
  • Chelsea’s Pedro Wins April Goal Of The Month Award
  • Lagos And The Tale Of Four Gates
  • Runtown Releases Lyric Video For New Single Titled “For Life”
  • Nigerian Appointed Acting President UN General Assembly
  • Keystone Bank Revamps Branches
  • Anxiety Mounts As Italy Moves To Get More Nigeria, Other Migrants Out
  • What Is Wrong With This Anti-Corruption War?
  • My Husband Orders Me To Kneel, Stretch Out My Hand Before Beating Me Daily
  • Zimbabwe’s ‘Odd Couple’ Seeking To Oust Mugabe
  • Ignore Rumours Of Distressed Banks, NDIC Tells Nigerians
  • Kidnappers Free Ex-Mobil Staff, Chop Off His Finger, Collect N5m
  • How Bullion Van Rammed Into Gov Amosun Convoy
  • Economic experts react as NASS passes N7.441trn 2017 budget
  • FG to launch citizens budget portal for openness, transparency — Udoma
  • Alleged fraud: Appeal Court frees ex-NIMASA boss, Omatseye, reverses H’ Court
  • Domestic violence: 88 percent of cases lack evidence — Lagos govt
  • Naira stable at N388/$ as CBN sells $14m in Investors’ FX window
  • Buhari takes me as brother, treats me like son, says Osinbajo
  • Many Chibok girls radicalised, married off — Source
  • Messi to sign marriage ‘contract’ with sweetheart, Roccuzzo in June


The Sun

  • China spying extensively on Australia: defence official
  • Explosion in Rome, no injuries reported: media
  • Nigerian appointed Acting President UN General Assembly
  • Why we initiated Okpekpe international race – Oshiomhole
  • FG to convert Industrial Arbitration Panel to commission – Ngige
  • Buhari treats me like his son, says Osinbajo
  • Another 258 Nigerians deported from Libya
  • Obaseki gets commendation from New York, Presidency
  • Guber poll: Nwobodo, Kalu insist on taking Anambra for APC
  • Abia: Decision day for Ikpeazu, Ogah
  • Wema declares N2.6bn profit at AGM

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