Here Are The News Headlines For Today, May 15, 2020

THE NATION

Kwara suspends Perm Sec over mishandling of patient
Container terminal donates N100m
Lagos begins enlightenment campaign in 57 councils
10,000 face masks for distribution in Bayelsa
Afe Babalola faults Fed Govt’s home-based feeding programme
Edo, Lagos, Nasarawa discharge 37 patients
How to avoid agitations at isolation centres, by Ganduje
Mobile courts convict 874 lockdown violators in Kano
Fed Govt engages TETfund, NUC to conduct research on COVID-19
How I survived COVID-19 attack, by Okupe
Two robbers held attempting to beat border in Anambra
Kano rice factory still sealed after court ordeR
Kidnappers abandon Army captain in Ondo forest
Dokpesi, grand kids discharged
Insecurity: Buhari reassures Nigerians of protection
Governors flay Senators, Reps over Infectious Disease Bill
Foundation: COVID-19 is real
Malabu Oil Block: ex-minister Orubebe’s wife quizzed over N360m deals
COVID-19: Three mistakes to avoid if you have lost your job
Job cuts as private sector struggles amid COVID-19
Fasoranti an epitome of consistency, integrity, says Tinubu
Importing Madagascar’s herbal mixture is distasteful, says PSN
Two arrested for killing Ogboni leader

PUNCH

COVID-19: Zamfara discharges 18, records five deaths
Lagos discharges 13 COVID-19 patients
80 million Africans risk extreme poverty after COVID-19 – Obasanjo, Boshe
China rejects US claim of attempted vaccine theft as ‘smearing’
COVID-19 may be here to stay, WHO warns
COVID-19: Nigeria’s discharged patients surpass 1,000
Mikel among most annoying players I presided over – Clattenburg
Six drown in Cross River while returning from funeral
Oil records second monthly drop, unsold cargoes increase
Panel indicts Oshiomhole govt in Edo Specialist Hospital contract
Osun monarch, two others arraigned for defiling minor
24 Akwa Ibom girls rescued from Lagos traffickers den
Nationwide lockdown: 50% pregnant women, nursing mothers, others desert hospitals
Sell presidential jets, cancel N27bn National Assembly renovation fund –Atiku
Kanu should return home, fight for Biafra – MASSOB
BRT crushes Lagos businesswoman to death, driver flees
Residents divided as LASG conducts poll on lockdown
Police arrest Imo man for defiling two sisters
IPPIS: Paying lecturers without biometrics fraudulent, says ASUU
People confuse my toughness for hatred, says Kaffy
FG gives conditions for airlifting Nigerians in Thailand

DAILY TRUST

COVID-19: Kano gets female-only isolation centre
Herder bags 1yr for violating Benue grazing law
…Adamawa eases restriction on worship places, social gathering
Sokoto: Taskforce arrests 155 COVID-19 curfew violators, impounds 63 vehicles
Drinking a cocktail of lies about NCDC bill
COVID-19: Test results of Dubai, UK, US, other returnees won’t be published — FG
“Face mask” order must be enforced, says Mustapha
COVID-19: Slash your feeding, travel allowances, Atiku tells Buhari, Osinbajo
Nigerian govs demand inclusion in recovered loots’ sharing
Nigeria’s Covid-19 burden rises above 5,000, with 193 new cases on Thursday
Herder bags 1yr for violating Benue grazing law
…Adamawa eases restriction on worship places, social gathering
Govs to N/Assembly: Suspend consideration of Infectious Diseases Bill
Atiku seeks slash of Buhari, Osinbajo’s feeding, travel allowances
Gov’ship poll: ADP, 14 others form third force in Ondo
Naira to depreciate further – Analysts
Islamic Trade Finance Corp disburses $5.8bn to member-states
FG approves N479bn for agric mechanization, others get N47.9bn

VANGUARD
Infectious Diseases Bill: Reps want Tambuwal excluded from consultative meeting — Kalu, Spokesman
Covid-19: We didn’t ask Madagascar for cure, they gave us ―FG
Stop asking me about Chinese Doctors, Minister of Health tells Nigerians
Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases exceed 5,000
Court awards N10m to man detained for using former SIM Card of Buhari’s daughter
COVID-19: Lagos govt recants statement on cause of Dubai returnee’s death
COVID-19: Online polls will not determine Lagos decision on another lockdown — Official
Ugwuanyi: Unsung hero of infrastructure devt
People Talk: Demolition of hotels by Gov Wike over lockdown violation (3)
PDP dissolves Abia EXCO — Publicity Secretary
Unlike Justice Oluwa, most young judges are not upright —Femi Okunnu
44 Almajiri school students test negative to COVID-19 in Zamfara
COVID-19: Govs ask NASS to drop Infectious Diseases bill
Eid prayers amid COVID-19 lockdown
COVID-19 is real, not fake news – MC Edo Pikin
COVID-19: Edo discharges 20 more patients, records 5th death
Benefits of last ten days of Ramadan
COVID-19: Delta confirms five new cases, one death
PFAs slash investment in TBs by 30%
Nigeria generates N338.9bn from VAT in Q1’20 — NBS 3
COVID-19: Opportunity to re-set Nigerian economy — Osinbajo
Only a carefully coordination, collaborative efforts can defeat COVID-19 — Osibanjo
No conclusion yet on strange deaths in Kano
Use of foreign airlines for evacuation of Nigerians

SUN NEWSPAPER

Yoruba groups seek clampdown on Amotekun
Coalition charges Buhari to appoint new coordinator for Amnesty programme
Nigeria didn’t ask for Madagascar COVID-19 remedy –FG
N’Assembly gears up for downward review of 2020 budget
Oyo loses commissioner after 2-week battle with illness
Reducing burden of asthma on patients
N30bn bond: Ondo exonerates commissioner, others from misappropriation
Fayemi rehabilitates major roads in Ekiti
Kwara gets 12 new perm secs
Gombe lifts ban on worship centres
Masari rejigs Katsina 2020 budget
COV ID 19: Police arrest 155 curfew violators, impound 63 vehicles, tricycles, motorcycles in Sokoto
Alleged brutality: COVID-19 taskforce appeals to security personnel to apply caution
Nigeria didn’t ask for Madagascar COVID-19 remedy –FG
N’Assembly gears up for downward review of 2020 budget
Oyo loses commissioner after 2-week battle with illness

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