Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [28 February, 2017]



Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

  • Arms scam: Obanikoro’s wife loses Abuja mansion to FG, appeals

  • CBN pumps fresh $180m into forex market

  • N754.7m theft: Akpobolokemi’s co-defendant disowns confessional statement

  • Malabu: Adoke, ex-finance minister under fresh probe, says EFCC

  • Crisis: Labour Party suspends chairman, others

  • Bad leadership, not God, responsible for Nigeria’s woes — Obasanjo

  • Govt empowers 3,000 widows, senior citizens, others

  • LASG to crush 4,000 motorcycles

  • Embattled Pinnick learns fate today

  • My clothes are Made in Aba – Ngige

  • UNIOSUN threatens to expel 4,410 students over N2bn debt

  • Anti-graft coalition urges EFCC to probe ex-UNICAL bursar

  • Akeredolu vows not to collect salary until workers are paid

  • Kwara Assembly summons MTN over mast installation

  • A’Ibom to reintroduce Ibibio language in schools

  • Nigeria, Algeria, others lost $1tn to oil crash – OPEC


  • Presidency: Osinbajo is executing Buhari’s policies

  • Naira gains more as CBN pumps in $180m

  • PDP crisis: Makarfi warns of breakdown of law and order

  • Customs seizes 9000 bags of rice in Ibadan

  • South Africa attacks on Nigerians, others continue

  • GSMA: Mobile ecosystem revenues hit $3.2tr

  • Fed Govt requires N10b to remove ship wrecks in Lagos

  • National Assembly may seek auction of 2,500 containers, 6,000 vehicles

  • FIRS seals Kabo Airline, others over N200m tax liabilities

  • Air Peace Boeing 737 aircraft suffers ‘burst tyre’ in Lagos

  • Facebook seeks more Nigerian content online

  • Lagos to crush, recycle 4000 seized Okada

  • GenCos warn of imminent blackout over N601b debt

  • We‘ll review BPP Act, says Minister

  • IPMAN threatens strike, accuses Depot owners DPR of extortion


  • FG’ll Diversify Economy Through Made-In-Nigeria Goods — Minister

  • Suswam remains in detention as bail bid flops

  • Presidency activates $20bn Ogidigben Gas Industrial project

  • $1.2bn Malabu Deal: Shell, Agip To Know Fate On OPL 245, March 13

  • Labour Party Splits, Sacks National Chairman, Two Others

  • FAO Planting Seeds Of Hope To Avert Famine In Northeastern Nigeria

  • Protest As Singer, Another Die In Lagos Police Cells Over IPhone

  • Oil Marketers Hoarding, Manipulating Fuel Price — DPR

  • Speed Limiting Device: FRSC Prosecutes 33 Traffic Offenders In Delta

  • FG Apologises To S’East Over Herdsmen’s Activities

  • Board shuts Delta secondary school as students beat up teachers

  • Sapele Residents Shut Down Warri-Benin Highway Over Electricity

  • West African surgeons urge govt action to stop brain drain

  • Man Whose Hand Was Severed By Crane Begs For Lifeline



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