This is our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Thursday, 26th May, 2019:
Ezeunala Ekene Franklin, the best candidate for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, has been rewarded for his excellent result.
Ekene trended a few days ago after it emerged that the 15-year-old from Abia State scored 347 to emerge the best in this year’s examination.
Adediwura Latifat Bello, the young lady who was declared missing about 10 days ago, has reportedly been found dead in a canal. According to the news making the rounds, she was found in an open manhole after a frantic search in the early hours of today.
A Nigerian man identified as Femi Onasanya has revealed a rare moment, a Nigerian police officer, found his lost phone, kept it and returned it after. The man who spoke via Twitter on Saturday with the handle @femibimbo while sharing the photo of the honest police officer said he lost his Android phone at Abeokuta, Ogun state.
The outgoing governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, he described the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last general election, and Senator representing Imo West Senatorial zone, Senator Hope Uzodinma as a ‘useless’ politician.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that his ultimate ambition is to make heaven when he dies. The former Rivers state governor said this during the Thanksgiving and birthday celebration organized and celebrated at St. Gabriel Chaplaincy, Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Durumi, Abuja.
Death Sentence and Radion Station For the Fulanis are not the Solutions to The Crises In The Nation – Shehu Sanni To FG
The member representing Kaduna West in the upper chambers of the National Assembly, Shehu Sanni, has called on the Federal Government to restructure the nation politically and economically so as to end the crisis in the nation.
Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh is reportedly pregnant.
Journalist Kemi Olunloyo via a new video on IG has stated that she has forgiven Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo following what she passed through, which the actress allegedly planned.
Kemi in her video affirmed that even as it is difficult to forgive and forget at the same time, she will, however, forgive everyone who has hurt her in her life.
The Department of State Services has issued a warning to the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra to think about their planned action or get set to face the consequences of their action. The DSS has made it known that they are prepared to maintain adequate security across Nigeria, adding that they will not accommodate any group planning to stop the freedom of law-abiding citizens.
Pope Francis, has shared his thoughts on abortion saying it should not be condoned in the church as it is like hiring a hit-man to take a life.
Pope Francis said this while speaking to a Vatican-sponsored anti-abortion conference. Francis stamped his foot against abortion based on prenatal testing, saying a human being is “never incompatible with life.”
Veteran musician, Charles Oputa, popularly referred to as Charly Boy has revealed that Mugabe’s fate will befall President Muhammadu Buhari.
According to the veteran musician, Governor Rochas Okorocha should be thanked for this impending end for Buhari.
A video has surfaced online of students of CSS Oroworokwu Secondary School in Port Harcourt, Rivers State as they ran for their dear lives following a fight between the SS2 and SS3 students in the school.
A source in the school revealed that the students fought with different kinds of weapons to include teargasses and guns. The real cause of the fight is yet to be ascertained.
Those were our newspaper headlines for today: Thursday, May 26th, 2019. Read more at Information Nigeria