Allnews Nigeria brings you compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper headlines online for today Thursday, May 7th, 2020.
As Nigeria enter Day-3 of easing its lockdown, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has revealed that the country recorded 195 new cases of Coronavirus, taking the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 3145.
The federal government has announced the extension of the ban imposed on local and international flights by four weeks.
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has denied any involvement with illegal miners in Osun state.
During the repatriation of some Nigerians from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday, a Nigerian woman, Kafayat Amusan, was delivered of a baby boy.
A Chief Magistrate of the Makurdi Chief Magistrate Court in Benue State, Isaac Ajim, on Monday, sentenced two herders to one-year imprisonment.
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, on Wednesday denied the claim that it appointed former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (retd) to negotiate on its behalf for Nigeria to have a President of Igbo extraction come 2023.
The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has chided Nigerians who are still pestering his principal for a presidential media chat after his previous broadcasts on the Coronavirus pandemic.
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum, SMBLF, has pointed out that Nigeria would not have been in the current mess caused by the Coronavirus pandemic if there were federating units operating true federalism, which is basically what the restructuring being championed for is all about.
The Minister for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed has revealed that for the second time this year, the Federal Government has cut the 2020 budget oil benchmark, as COVID-19 outbreak continues to negatively impact the economy and oil market.
The Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, said Nigeria has received the $3.4 billion financing assistance it requested in April.
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