Guardian News Archive for May 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

We’ll support your efforts towards stability, Buhari assures Sierra Leonean President

'I let them down', Karius apologises to Liverpool after final flop

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Opposition, others pick holes in Buhari’s scorecard

South East governors, police, IPOB set for showdown over sit-at-home order

Nigeria loses N2.7b daily to Trans Ramos pipeline shut-in

US governor resigns amid sex scandal, finance probe

Eagles fly on Liverpool’s jet to London today

The case for access to water

As democracy dies in Nigeria

Israeli hits dozens of Gaza targets after mortar barrage

Fayose says Adeyeye’s defection to APC won’t affect PDP’s fortune

Suspected Islamists behead 10 in Mozambique

Buhari to sign 'Not Too Young to Run' bill

When democracy negates citizens’ expectations

Monday, May 28, 2018

Non-oil exporters await promissory notes as EEG backlog hits N350 billion

Bomber kills four, suspected herders attack Catholic seminary

At LUTH, patients say it’s healthcare with tears

Sale of codeine syrup thrives in Kano despite ban 

Migrant 'Spiderman' who saved child praised by France's Macron

How Buhari destroyed the naira - Ezekwesili

Suicide blasts kill at least three in Maiduguri

Wenger considers return to Japan for coaching job

CSOs say Boko Haram cashing on humanitarian crisis

Osinbajo at Children’s Day service, preaches hope

We’ve done so much with so little, government insists

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Moses ruled out of 2018 World Cup

I will contest for Kaduna guber race against El-Rufai in 2019, Sani declares

Senate panel seeks financial autonomy for African parliaments

Ex-president George H.W Bush hospitalized again

Hope for Salah as angry Egyptians snap at 'Ramos the Dog'

26 Syria regime, 9 Russia fighters killed in IS attack

CBN mandates BDCs to access foreign exchange window thrice weekly

OBJ vs PMB: Friends turned foes

Tracking Nigeria’s readiness for another outbreak

Eagles not scared of playing against DR Congo – NFF

Saturday, May 26, 2018

The Nigeria we want, by pupils on 2018 Children’s Day

Bale brilliance powers Real to 13th European crown

First Irish referendum results show 66% voted to end abortion ban

Toyin Sanni: Every woman should be financially literate

Toyin Sanni: Eevery woman should be financially literate

Friday, May 25, 2018

We want to be vice president in 2019, say female lawmakers

JOHESU strike: Senate intervenes to end action

Children’s Day celebration: The many challenges of Nigerian children

At 60, drums roll for Sir Shina Peters

19 years after killing his aunt over allegation of witchcraft, convict pleads for pardon

Kidnap kingpin, Evans, urges court to quash charges against him

Best air-purifying houseplants

ICPC to arraign Masari over N184.5m alleged contract fraud

Mr Eazi excites fans with London town, overload

Imo APC crisis deepens, as Okorocha faction defies court order, names acting state chairman

DR Congo storms Nigeria with 28 players

Super Eagles, Atletico Madrid’s clash thrills spanish Ambassador to Nigeria

Southern Sun Ikoyi wins certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame Award

The best revenge is massive success

Distructionboyz, Fally Ipupa, Steflon Don in head-to-head battle for 2018 BET Best International Act Award

INEC commences distribution of 2017 PVCs in Borno

Trump says North Korea summit could still happen

Mutual admiration from Klopp, Zidane as Real and Liverpool prepare for final

Buhari to Osinbajo: Your position is 'threatened’ by women

DR Congo priest 'infected with Ebola' as death toll revised down

Blast in restaurant injures 15

North Korea open to US talks 'any time' despite Trump axing summit

Oil majors delay investment on $23.5b offshore projects

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Gunfire in Kano court as EFCC arraigns Shekarau, Wali

‘AfCFTA implementation will push consumer spending to $1.4 trn by 2020’

Victor Moses out of Super Eagles, DR Congo clash

Election 2019: Background and setting

Ethnic elders should join the Third Force

APC: Forget 2015 at your peril

Restructuring: Answering the call for federalism

Pentagon 'ready to respond' to any North Korea provocations

Algeria blogger given 10 years in prison over posts

Trump cancels Singapore summit with Kim

Buhari distances self from APC convention palaver

North Korea dismantles nuclear test site ahead of US summit

Barcelona and Spain legend Iniesta signs for Japan's Vissel Kobe

Investors lose N100 billion in three trading days

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Senate makes fresh move to end killings, kidnappings

Nigeria’s leasing industry deals reach N1.44 trillion

Balancing rhetoric and action in varsity funding

EFCC arraigns Kobani, Okpoko over fraud, Moghalu seeks anti-graft agency’s independence

NANF counsels sports minister over FIFA’s $2m World Cup grant

Obaseki okays Edo State trafficking prohibition law

Media should focus more on council development, says Sofola

Gowon, Shonekan, Maiden Ibru, others for Diya’s church thanksgiving at 70

Three things Unai Emery must fix at Arsenal

North Korea preps nuclear site demolition despite US summit doubts

Unai Emery succeeds Wenger as Arsenal manager

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Catholics protest, caution government over killings

Stakeholders tackle customs over multiple cargo examination

The nuclear test site North Korea plans to destroy

Iheanacho, Ndidi, others arrive Uyo for Eagles, DR Congo duel

An IG in defiance of authority

Growing moral opposition to Buhari’s methods

Distress signals from Nigeria’s telecom industry

Trump says Kim summit could be delayed

$16bn power projects : EFCC, NASS records exonerate me of wrong doing — Obasanjo

Buhari accuses Obasanjo of wasting $16b on power

CBN holds key rate at record-high 14% on inflation risks

Nearly 400 migrants saved in Sahara, says UN agency

Manchester bombing victims remembered on first anniversary

GDP grows by 1.95% in Q1, non-oil sector accounts for 90.3%

Monday, May 21, 2018

Igbo want new constitution, six-year rotational presidency

‘Property theft thrives in absence of deterrents’

‘Lekki Free Trade Zone will make Lagos destination of choice’

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russia probe

Barack And Michelle Obama Sign Netflix Production Deal

Ebola death toll hits 26 in DR Congo as vaccinations start

Nigerian economy expands in Q1 as oil output rises

Morata, Fabregas misses out on Spain World Cup squad

Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean

Sunday, May 20, 2018

IPOB, Ohanaeze set for showdown in Awka

Emefiele warns banks on emerging threats

DRCongo prepares for first Ebola vaccinations

NFF allays fears over Ebola, secures Eagles’ $2.8m World Cup allowance 

One nation, under the law

An international conversation - Part 2

Hope is rising for Africa in Nigeria!

100 Edo Secondary students trafficked to Libya in 4 months, says Obaseki’s aide

NNPC loses N546b to failure of reforms in three years

France warns Italy against breaking EU commitments

Saturday, May 19, 2018

APC congresses: Six states produce 12 factional chairmen

New HIV infections among pregnant women raise concerns

ALSCON: Privatisation gone awfully wrong

International Museum Day 2018 and ‘hyperconnected’ lesson for Nigeria

Rohr’s 30-man provisional list best for him, says Owolabi

IMO: Coalition/restoration group defies court, police

At 10, Lagos Int’l Jazz Festival remembers ‘uncle’ Hugh Masekela

No journalist arrested over ‘IGP video’, say police

Rising son: Luca Zidane makes debut for father Zinedine's Real

Buhari Congratulates Falana At 60

Reddington denies rejecting gunshot victims

BBC Hausa service opens 2018 women’s writing contest

When you meet your now married ex-boyfriend

Accountant, electrical and computer engineers ordained catholic priests

Ramadan: Make Nigeria your number one prayer point, clerics urge muslims

LG polls: Support claims with evidence, army tells PDP 

JOHESU urged to suspend strike, as Benue NMA backs out

Forgiving like Jesus - Part 2

Adamawa APC gets officials from parallel congresses 

Atlantic shrimpers unveils two new vessels

Hazard the hero as Chelsea hold firm to win FA Cup

200 arrests in anti-terrorist operations in West Africa

Friday, May 18, 2018

Court order: JOHESU yet to suspend strike, vows to continue action

‘Operation whirl stroke’ to hit militia herdsmen, killer groups in four states

Balogun reveals how Eagles will stop Messi in Russia

Miyetti Allah says Ortom’s actions threat to peaceful coexistence

Ayo Karim sails away with a grand dinner

City clothier, Zizi Cardow, Halima Abubakar strike deal

Auto mechanic faces trial over alleged theft of customer’s car parts

UNICEF holds workshop on cash transfer to boost girl-child education

Rainstorm kills 12, destroys 500 houses in Katsina

Med-View apologises to passengers over flight disruption

Rights body calls on Nicaragua to halt repression, protest deaths rise

Taraba Killings: Army says Danjuma’s allegations baseless

Cuban president says many feared dead in plane crash

Super Eagles ranked 18th likeliest team to win World Cup

Ronaldo '120 percent' fit for Champions League final, says Zidane

Watchdogs step up response in DR Congo as Ebola toll mounts

China stands to gain in Iran after US quits nuclear deal

Economic council directs NNPC, others to refund N8tr

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Nigeria targets first nuclear energy plant by mid 2020s

Whatsapp, other OTTs slash 81% of operators’ revenue in 13 years

Nigeria to bid for 2020 F5WC World Cup

Jerusalem as capital of Israel, how sustainable?

Africa’s public service and health sector brain drain

Epochal declaration and the people

Think, Benue leaders, think

Putin meets Assad, calls for 'political process' on Syria

Payet left out of France World Cup squad, Mendy included

At least four killed in IDP camp suicide bombing

Arteta fits the bill for Arsenal manager, says Wenger

Power, works, housing get lion share in 2018 budget

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bukola Saraki alleges incriminatory plot by IGP Idris

NNPC earns N1.554 trillion from oil export

WAEC mass failure and recipe for success

Why Rohr picked Nwankwo ahead of Kayode, Ajayi

Young strikers gun for Miroslav Klose’s crown

FG promises to secure Leah Sharibu’s release, says negotiation with insurgents difficult, complicated

Osinbajo vows to resign if forced to denounce Christian faith

Air Force launches fresh operation to rout remnants of Boko Haram insurgents

Niger Delta agitators want better deal in allocation of oil blocs

Workshop prepares INEC directors for 2019 polls

Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid to Europa League title

Ebola vaccine arrives in DR Congo amid outbreak

With World Cup looming, Neymar admits he's scared

North Korea threatens to cancel US summit

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Senate panel raises 2018 budget from N8.612tr to N9.120tr

No hiding place for treasury looters in Nigeria, Buhari vows

Onyekuru sad over World Cup omission, Omeruo returns to Chelsea

Ramadan fasting to begin on Thursday, Saudi says

Scientists issue fresh warning on next global pandemic- Disease X

Reps quiz Stanbic IBTC chief over N1 billion account in alleged breach of TSA policy

APC, PDP group is a beautiful bride to any party, says Frank

Osinbajo assures Benue IDPs of early return to their homes

Army in ‘final push’ to dislodge Boko Haram in Lake Chad

Manufacturers propose tax, product exclusivity for AfCFTA ratification

Kings, Queens College, others qualify for GTBank Masters Cup semifinals

Cross River inaugurates LOC on Flying Eagles, Super Falcons’ matches

Protests break out in London as Erdogan meets Queen, May

Ogun retirees demand payment of gratuity

Oyo speaker’s death: INEC holds bye-election on June 2

Oyo speaker’s death: INEC holds by-election on June 2

Zakzaky makes rare appearance in Nigeria court

Joachim Loew extends contract as Germany coach until 2022

Nigeria’s 2.069mbpd oil production still below budget estimates

Monday, May 14, 2018

Gunmen in Bayelsa attack Air Force helipad, kill airman

Police stall Kano speaker’s impeachment, seal off Assembly

Facebook suspends 200 apps over data misuse

Lokosa, Mikel in as Rohr names Super Eagles’ provisional squad

Chaos or election: Which way in 2019?

A vote against bicameral legislature

Between single and multiple exchange rates

Neymar headlines Brazil's World Cup 'favorites'

US first lady gets surgery for 'benign' kidney condition

Tens of thousands protest on Gaza border, 37 dead in clashes

Five likely destinations for Arsene Wenger

NSCDC deploys 2,000 men to protect Buhari in Jigawa

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Battle over Best Western Hotel, Ikeja property shifts to Appeal court

Investors lose N729b to 2019 election anxiety

Firm urges investment in ICT

Diet rich in apples, vegetables keeps wrinkles at bay

Shiites flay, distance selves from Boko Haram

UI matriculates 3,514, warns against drug abuse

Affordability tops Abuja housing show agenda

Nigerian intelligentsia endangered species, says Babalakin

Firm designs mobile app to ease shareholders’ registration process, others

An international conversation - Part 1

Opposition condemns violence at ruling party’s congresses

Police widen probe into Chechen-born Paris knife attacker

After 7,895 days and 1,235 games, Wenger bids emotional farewell to Arsenal

Kelechi Amadi-Obi: Speaking Artistically

Police investigates ritual activities in Borno

Jubilation as Fayemi emerges Ekiti APC candidate

Saturday, May 12, 2018

NLNG shares sales: Selling performing equity absurd, economically illogical

NANF wants Super Eagles, DR Congo match cancelled over ebola

2019 presidency: The North widens its search

Kwankwaso boycotts APC congress

FIIRO partners NEPC on exports, job creation

We’ll look into PDP’s agitations, says Oshiomhole

PDP, APC bicker over locked court premises, vandalism

Know God for yourself - Part 1

APC Chairmanship: Oshiomhole’s declaration and matters arising

Gambians return to polls for mayoral elections

Abia APC holds peaceful parallel local government congress

Merkel blasts breaches of Ukraine truce

Why Buhari seeks medical treatment abroad - Health Minister

Come with legal identification, Al-Makura tells Ekiti APC delegates

Friday, May 11, 2018

Whistleblowing policy: FG recovers N14bn from tax evaders

Edith Onwuchekwa

Trump to address Jerusalem embassy opening by video

Eagles, DR Congo friendly holds despite Ebola scare

Court stops Rivers APC LG congress

White House slams Iran for 'reckless actions' against Israel, Saudi Arabia

Buhari returns to Abuja from London

Health workers strike threatens Ebola response in Nigeria

The Guardian nominated for best newspaper website

WHO preparing for the worst in DR Congo Ebola outbreak

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Obasanjo’s coalition adopts ADC to unseat Buhari in 2019

Police to challenge in court Senate’s indictment of IGP

Telecom operators seek regulation of OTT services

Transparency and Dalung’s 3 billion World Cup fund

Federal government, U.S. sign MoU on HIV, Hepatitis B, C survey

FRSC rescues civil servant who attempted suicide over unpaid salaries in Kogi

Atletico Madrid to battle Eagles in maiden GOtv MAX Cup in Uyo

NACOMYO urges Muslims to cooperate with leaders on Ramadan moon siting

Taxify driver-partners become first recipients of FlexiCare

AMMAN picks holes in shared network initiative of banks

Man Utd seal second with stalemate at West Ham

Buhari’s Political Adviser, Ojudu, quits Ekiti governorship race

Buratai says military will continue to synergise with sister security agencies

Trump says Kim summit set for June 12 in Singapore

Iwobi tips Nigeria to break Africa’s World Cup jinx

Ebola outbreak triggers new directive on border control

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Senate declares IGP Idris unfit for public office

Lagos mega rice mill for commissioning in February 2019

APC’s new PDP bloc petitions party leaders over unfair treatment

Loan scheme beneficiaries laud Lagos government at fair

Murtala Muhammed College battles Father O’Connel in boys’ final

Mikel, Victor Moses, Oshoala, Rohr top list of Nigeria Pitch Awards’ nominees 

JOHESU urges states’, councils’ health workers to join strike

Saraki, Dogara for Oshiomhole’s APC chairmanship bid declaration

Ebola: 17 people die in DR Congo

Buhari too sick to govern, PDP says

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Senate summons security chiefs over illegal arms

Trump pulls U.S. from Iran nuclear deal, to revive sanctions

Strong trade growth in 2018 rests on policy choices, says WTO

‘How Nigerian firms can comply with EU data privacy laws’

Flying Eagles off to Bissau

Seventy hollow cheers for Israel

On the fight against money laundering

2019: Why the youth may not make impact

Buhari: The road not travelled

Rashidi Yekini brother, Akeem dies in Kwara

Barca to pay Griezmann's 100mn euro release clause

Trump announces US withdrawal from 'defective' Iran deal

Wenger 'surprised' at job offers as he prepares for Arsenal farewell

Death toll rises to 71 in Nigeria militia, bandit clash

Buhari back to London to see doctor

President Buhari back in London to see doctor

NASCON to grow tomato business through backward integration process

Again, stakeholders warn FG, oil firms on crisis in Ogoni

Nigeria electricity generation capacity drops to 2,329.9MW

Monday, May 07, 2018

Onazi thanks Rohr, declares readiness for World Cup

Banks and collateral for corporate loans

Google urges early stage funding to stimulate Nigerian technology ecosystem

Afreximbank seeks maritime infrastructure upgrade for growth

Cleric tasks government on moral instruction in schools

Eminent jurists extol Ajomo’s virtues

Why Nigerians must be serious about 2019 polls, by Umahi

Ambode, FG task accountants-general on good governance, transparency

Pastor Bakare’s mother dies at 108

‘All we want in Benue is justice for our people’

600 women, youths benefit from Cross River empowerment scheme

Aspirant promises 25,000 jobs in agriculture

No parallel congresses in Enugu, APC leaders insist

‘Odigie-Oyegun led a civilian coup against party, Buhari’

You must focus on taking over power, Omo-Agege tells Delta APC

Going up the down staircase

Trump not going to Jerusalem for US embassy opening: White House

Putin sworn in for fourth term as Russian president

Buhari off to London to see doctor

45 dead as militia, bandits clash in northern Nigeria

Vladimir Putin sworn in as president for fourth term

APC okays congresses as protests by members rage

More studies link mobile phones to cancer, ill-health

Sunday, May 06, 2018

Super Eagles’ World Cup fund committee targets N3 billion

Secondus writes EFCC, condemns being linked to looting despite court order

Presidency, PDP trade blame over graft allegations against Osinbajo

Stakeholders bemoan stifling effect of insecurity on Nigeria’s stock market

Stock market indices dip by 0.06% in four trading days

Tall order

Concessionaire transforms CMD into Funplex resort

African airlines get 11.6% share as global passenger demand rises

Kaduna, Sterling Bank seal N5b mortgage deal

Forum distributes N2.4m to indigent Muslims in Oyo

Oil sector receives N3.42 trillion credit from banks

UAE says military presence on Yemen's Socotra 'distorted'

Tinubu urges FG to declare public holidays for collection of PVCs

Tunde Kelani: Camera, Film And Culture!

Six killed in Boko Haram attack on Lake Chad island

Iran warns US it would regret quitting nuclear deal

Putin 4.0 to launch amid crackdown on opposition

Giwa to present certified copy of verdict to AGF, sports minister

Why Nigeria cannot end gas flaring in 2020 – Experts

Ekiti APC guber primary stalemated, suspended indefinitely

Saturday, May 05, 2018

Alex Ferguson has surgery for brain haemorrhage

Russian protest leader Navalny detained at anti-Putin rally

Marie-Therese Phido

Don’t politicise killings by insurgents, muslim group tells media

How secure is information shared on social media platforms?

Offa robbery: Police declare four suspects wanted

Friday, May 04, 2018

Wike decries use of SARS for APC congress

Who wins the Headies?

Sheriff urges unity, support for APC in Borno

‘We need to teach our children the right values’

NASRDA releases first moon crescent report for Ramadan

Port Harcourt rocks as Innocent Ekwem hosts wedding for daughter

Faces at the maiden SheCan conference for women in Lagos

The complicated relationship between Shaku Shaku and drug abuse

So much fun at GTBank Food & Drink Fair

‘67,763 HIV positive persons receiving care in Lagos’

Linda Ikeji TV goes live on May 22

Brighton beat Man Utd to secure Premier League survival

Atletico boss Simeone banned for Europa League final

Death of Mozambique rebel leader shakes peace process

Four killed in multiple suicide blasts in Maiduguri

Nigeria, China seal $2.5b currency swap deal

Buhari’s London stopover stirs speculations

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Judge remands Melaye, two others in police custody till June 11

Buhari decries negative impact of strike on health sector

Three Lions, Super Eagles match more than just a game, says British High Commissioner

FG’s renewed commitment to end bloodbath in Benue, says governor Ortom

Pro-Biafra groups express disappointment over Buhari’s meeting with Donald Trump

Kano agency urges FG to ban Onitsha, Idumota open drug markets

Senators condemn illegal retrenchment in MDAs

Nephrologists screen over 6000 for kidney-related diseases nationwide

INEC takes delivery of 4m PVCs for newly-registered voters

Buhari stops in London on return from US

Trump confirms 'reimbursement' of lawyer for payment to porn star

13 killed as cattle rustlers attack Zamfara village

Masked DSS operatives storm National Assembly

No political campaign before December 2018, INEC warns

‘Industrialisation, diasporan investment crucial to boosting Africa’s capital stock’

Trump reimbursed lawyer for payment to porn star, says Giuliani

Fresh war looms in basketball as Kida’s NBBF threatens players, clubs over Kwese League

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