Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [25 February, 2017]



Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Saturday, February 25, 2017.


  • Bird flu: Poultry farmers to get N1.7bn compensation

  • Naira soars to 450 as dollar scarcity fades out

  • Assemblies of God Church: S’Court affirms sacking of superintendent, Emeka

  • Danger as psychiatrists reveal rising mental illness cases in Nigeria

  • BoT petitions police over Sheriff’s forceful takeover of PDP secretariat

  • Expect solar eclipse on Sunday, NASRDA tells Nigerians

  • Fayose at Akeredolu’s inauguration, says Yoruba unity crucial

  • Nigeria, Ghana benefit from IITA’s N3.6bn yam project

  • Imposing 20% tax on drugs dangerous – PSN

  • Rivers rerun: Police deploy 3,500 personnel in Etche, Omuma

  • Those who say FESTAC ’77 encouraged idol worshipping in Nigeria are misguided –Prof. Duro Oni, former Deputy Vice-Chancellor, UNILAG

  • Nigeria yet to decide on Hayatou, Ahmad – Dalung

  • Champions F’Eagles missing as Africa U-20 tourney begins


  • PDP crisis: Jonathan under fire

  • …Sheriff visits Anenih, battles for acceptance

  • Akeredolu to Ondo people: ‘We can rise out of this dust’

  • Supreme Court upholds sack of Assemblies of God leader Rev Emeka

  • Ex-Customs boss Dikko forfeits 17 exotic vehicles to FG

  • Killer of human rights lawyer Fadipe to die by hanging

  • Xenophobia: S/African police fire rubber bullets at protesters

  • …Police beef up security at MTN offices, others in Abuja

  • Senators, Reps raise alarm over 14.8m Boko Haram victims

  • Boko Haram leader Shekau executes group’s spokesman

  • Judge withdraws from Adegboruwa’s case

  • NDLEA discovers abandoned heroin, arrests two drug traffickers at Lagos airport


  • Tinubu, Oyegun, Fayose storm Ondo as Akeredolu is sworn-in

  • N3.4bn fraud: EFCC withdraws charge against NIMASA director’s aide, 3 others

  • This is not the change they preached to us —Cardinal Okogie laments

  • Okpozo Laid To Rest Amidst Eulogies

  • FG appoints 3 new directors, a general manager for FAAN

  • FG sacks NCAA Directors

  • 27-Yr-Old Sentenced To Death For Killing Human Rights Lawyer

  • Hunger Crisis Deepens In Lake Chad Basin — FAO

  • Duke Offers Best Graduating Student $10,000

  • NotJustOk Expands To East, S’Africa

  • I got N2m from Turkish college kidnap, N150,000 from Isheri North landlords – Suspect



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