Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 25th May, 2019

This is our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Thursday, 23rd May, 2019:

Funny reactions as ASUU threatens yet another strike

Nigerians have taken to Twitter to react after the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Thursday, threatened another strike action.

Tell Amaechi your secret so he too can lose fat in his potbelly” – Reno Omokri to IGP

A former presidential aide, Reno Omokri has taken a quick swipe at Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi over his potbelly.

Breaking!!! Governor Masari approves death sentence for kidnappers

Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state has just announced that kidnapped and bandits in the state will get the ultimate sentence.

Breaking!!! APC loses Zamfara state after Supreme Court judgment

The supreme court has dismissed an appeal by the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the nullification of all primary elections in Zamfara.

Just In: Fayemi’s election upheld by Supreme court

The supreme court on Friday upheld the victory of Kayode Fayemi in the 2018 governorship election in Ekiti state.

The seizure of my certificate and EFCC harassment is all I have to show for joining APC – Okorocha

The outgoing governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha says he wonders if the pains he took for the All Progressives Congress(APC) are worth it.

The outgoing governor said this on Thursday during the visit of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to Imo state.
Speaking when Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo inaugurated some projects in the state.

We Did Not Block Imo State Account as alleged by Rochas Okorocha – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) has debunked claims credited to the outgoing governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha that it blocked the state’s account.

Rule without bitterness!!! PDP Ekiti Guber candidates congratulate APC’s Fayemi

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last governorship election in Ekiti state, Professor Kolapo Olubunmi Olusola has congratulated Governor Kayode Fayemi on his victory at the Supreme Court today.

Man, wife, and son found dead in their Ikorodu apartment

The people of Aga community in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state were thrown into shock on Friday morning, after a man, his wife and son were found dead in their apartment.

Nigerian politicians must know that stealing isn’t as lucrative as doing legit business – Ben Bruce

Senator Ben Murray Bruce has said that Nigerians politicians can make more money from doing business legitimately in a growing economy.

Check Out The School That Collects Plastic Waste As School Fees

A-Z primary school in Apapa area of Lagos State has been as one school that collects plastic waste in place of school fees.


The outgoing governor of Zamfara state, Alhaji Abdul’Aziz Yari has said that the increase rate of the unproductive population in the country constitutes a time bomb and must be addressed.

Shocking! Protesters Take Faeces To Edo State House Of Assembly

Protesters have marched to the Edo State House of Assembly over a bill seeking to criminalize electricity theft which was newly passed by the state’s legislator.

#TheresaMay: Why Buhari May Find It Hard To Enter The UK If Boris Johnson Becomes The Prime Minister

Femi Fani Kayode, a former minister for aviation, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari would have difficulties in hoping in and out of the United Kingdom if Boris Johnson emerges as the next Prime Minister.

Fani Kayode who spoke through his Twitter handle said Buhari would have such difficulty because of the atrocities he and his people are committing in Nigeria.

Murder: Motorcyclist kills his wife and son then hangs himself

A man and his family have been found dead in their apartment located in the Ikorodu area of Lagos.

According to reports, the man who was a motorcyclist and identified as Enife Omomo allegedly murdered his wife, Faith Omomo and their last child (name withheld) before proceeding to kill himself in their  No.12, Obafemi Eruja Street, off Mustapha Asha Street home.

Tinubu Is A Boot Licker, He Doesn’t Have The Kind Of Courage Possessed By Obasanjo And Soyinka” – Ex-presidential Aide

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has said that Asiwaju Bola Hameed Tinubu, the National Leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress(APC) does not have the kind of courage the duo of former president Olusegun Obasanjo and Wole Soyinka have.

Those were our newspaper headlines for today: Thursday, May 23rd, 2019.



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