Allnews Nigeria brings you top news compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper headlines online for today Tuesday, May 12th, 2020.
Nigeria has recorded 242 new cases of coronavirus, with 88 from Lagos which happens to be the epicentre.
Barely two weeks after the suspension of the former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun state, Soji Adagunodo, his deputy has taken over officially.
Forty-seven medical personnel have tested positive for coronavirus in Kano State.
The Governor of Bauchi, Bala Mohammed, has said that 150 people have lost their lives in Azare, in the Katagum Local Government Area in the state, over the past one month.
Two patients who had fled their homes after they were informed of their test results have been captured by security agencies.
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has revealed that Nigerian businesses and households need N10.1 trillion worth of interventions from the Federal Government considering the over 100 million individuals living in poverty within the country and the continuous impact of coronavirus on the economy.
The Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has disclosed that in 2019, Nigerian households spent N2.02 trillion powering their homes through fuel and regular electricity. It was also revealed that Nigerian households spent N2.59 trillion on transport and N2.22 trillion on services which include telecoms.
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said this is the perfect time to reset Nigeria's economy. Emefiele said Nigeria must diversify its economy due to the fall of crude oil price in order to shield Nigeria's economy from the negative impact of coronavirus which has ravaged global economy.
Rave of the moment, Afeez Fasola, better known as Naira Marley who just turned 26, has chosen Marlians day for the celebration of his birthday.
Nigerians are not impressed with a statement credited to former Manchester United captain, Gary Neville, asserting that the English Premier League (EPL) giants do not need to spend £20m on striker Odion Ighalo.
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