Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Tuesday, May 2, 2023 – Ripples Nigeria

Five Greek aid workers die in Libya auto crash
17 dead, dozens missing in Congo landslide
Death toll from Libya floods rises to 11,300
No survivor as 14 die in Brazil’s plane crash
Entire class of schoolchildren killed in Morocco’s earthquake
Kano: Gov Yusuf, APC candidate to know fate Wednesday
Tribunal affirms NNPP lawmaker’s election in Kano constituency
Ondo APC to sanction ward chairman for assaulting commissioner
HURIWA accuses Tinubu of ‘pro-ethnic agenda’ in light of recent appointments
Tribunal affirms Lawal as Zamfara Gov, throws out Matawalle’s petition
NNPC failed to remit $2bn to federation account before transition – NEITI
NGX: Oando leads gainers as shareholders make N260bn in five hours
MTN, Airtel’s phone subscribers base drop, drags down industry’s total users in H1
Dangote Sugar, Fidelity Bank, ABC make stocks to watch this week
Oritsemeyiwa Eyesan, Olalekan Ogunleye, one other join NNPCL as exec. VP
FEATURE…Missing Rig Workers: Tragedy, Injustice and the Depthwize cabal
FEATURE… In the shadow of kidnappers: The story of Nigeria’s albatross
FEATURE: The falling standard of education in Nigeria today: Whose Fault?
INVESTIGATION: Failed multi-million naira constituency water projects litter Sokoto communities
FEATURE: Ebonyi residents lament bad roads despite multi-million naira allocation
FACT CHECK: Has Hushpuppi returned from US Prison?
FACT CHECK: Were Nigerian soldiers killed in Niger Republic?
FACT CHECK: Is this President Putin walking alone on the street after attending Wagner Chief’s funeral?
FACT CHECK: Is this a Nigerien soldier firing gun into his mouth to prove bulletproof charm?
FACT CHECK: Are these French officials destroying vehicles in Burkina Faso
Super Falcons cruise to next round as Sao Tome withdraw from AWCONQ tie
Aruna beats Egypt’s Saleh to retain crown at ITTF African Champs
Real Madrid return top of La Liga with comeback win over Sociedad
Trossard nets winner as Arsenal defeat struggling Everton
Chelsea play goalless draw against Bournemouth
Joliba Capital Fund closes $59M for Africa’s growth. 2 other stories and a trivia
Jack Dorsey’s Bluesky hits 1m user milestone. 2 other stories and a trivia
Zoom takes on Microsoft in global regulatory dispute. 1 other story and a trivia
Nigerian govt unveils app to report power outage
Nigeria to host Africa Internet Governance Forum. 2 other stories and a trivia
Naira appreciates against dollar in official window, falls in black market
Again, CBN’s authorised dealers raise dollar rate, as USD price rises in black market
Dollar up N16 in official window, settles at N930 in black market
Official dollar rate drops as naira weakens in black market
Dollar rate hiked at official window, drops in black market
These top 10 stories across the nation’s newspapers might interest you.
1. Obi denies visiting Tinubu, sheds light on British airport treatment
The Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, on Monday night, dismissed a report on his visit to the President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu.Read more
2. Guber Poll: DSS, police joint panel invites Adamawa REC
The suspended Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Adamawa State, Hudu Yunusa-Ari, has been invited by a joint panel of the Nigeria Police Force and Department of State Security (DSS) over his role in the crisis that trailed the April 15 supplementary governorship election in the state.Read more
3. ‘We are in real crisis’, TUC bemoans workers’ plight in Nigeria
The Trade Union Congress (TUC), has bemoaned the plight of the Nigerian worker as the country continues to battle currency devaluation and rising inflation which has led to a rise in the prices of goods and services.Read more
4. FG approves Azman Air to airlift Nigerians from Sudan
The Federal Government has given a Nigerian airline, Azman Air, the approval to evacuate the country’s nationals stranded in war-torn Sudan.Read more
5. Akpabio meets Buhari, promotes self for Senate president
The former Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Akpabio, said on Monday he would bring innovations to Nigeria if elected as the Senate President in the 10th National Assembly.Read more
Read Also:Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Sunday, 30th of April, 2023
6. SEC blacklists six e-commerce platforms
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has blacklisted six online trading companies in its ongoing bid to sanitise the country’s e-commerce space.Read more
7. AbdulSamad Rabiu’s wealth rises by N4bn daily in April, beats Dangote for the month
AbdulSamad Rabiu, the Nigerian business magnate and second richest man in the country, had an exceptional month of April, according to the latest Forbes data.Read more
8. Police arrests suspected internet fraudster in Rivers
Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force – National Cybercrime Center have arrested a suspected internet fraudster in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.Read more
9. JAMB begins release of UTME results Tuesday
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will begin the release of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results on Tuesday.Read more
10. Nigeria dominates all events at regional table tennis championships
Team Nigeria dominated all the events at the just concluded International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) West Africa Regional Championships held in Accra, Ghana.Read more
Balanced, fearless journalism driven by data comes at huge financial costs.
As a media platform, we hold leadership accountable and will not trade the right to press freedom and free speech for a piece of cake.
If you like what we do, and are ready to uphold solutions journalism, kindly donate to the Ripples Nigeria cause.
Your support would help to ensure that citizens and institutions continue to have free access to credible and reliable information for societal development.
Donate Now
Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Top 10 stories from across Nigerian Newspapers, Sunday, 30th of April, 2023
Tinubu meets South Africa’s Ramaphosa ahead of UNGA in New York
UPDATED: Tinubu appoints Obi running mate’s brother, Baba-Ahmed, 17 others as Shettima’s aides
Police arrests three suspected killers of Senator Adeola’s aide
Tinubu appoints Obi’s running mate brother, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed as special adviser
Joint security team neutralises three IPOB members, recovers arms 
FIGHT OVER PALLIATIVES: Ondo Police boss orders probe into attack on female commissioner
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

13 − 2 =

The serene landscape of Ovhor in Delta State bore witness to a disaster that shook the nation’s conscience. The capsize…
For decades, Nigeria has been grappling with a problem that has threatened the safety and stability of its people: kidnapping….
Over the years, education has proven to be the fulcrum facilitating national development in any state. Through education, knowledge is…
Many rural communities in Sokoto State are at the risk of an outbreak of diarrhea and other diseases due to…
‘The road has been this way for a long time. It is hard to access with vehicles and on foot…

Copyright © 2021 Ripples Nigeria. All rights reserved.


Leave a Comment