May 18, 2022


News update, Sunday, 15/05/2022


By Kayode Olopade



**25 APC presidential aspirants jostling to succeed Buhari in 2023

**2023: Those insulting me over health status ignorant, have empty brain – Tinubu

**Buhari confers National Award on SGF, Lagos Health Commissioner, CFM, BUA Group, others

**2023: FG’ll profile key political leaders, says NSA

**Rivers workers hungry, Wike donates money like Father Christmas –NLC

**Malami confirms withdrawal from Kebbi governorship race

**Ganduje’s Chief of Staff joins NNPP as Shekarau rebuffs moves to resolve Kano APC crisis

**Suspected herdsmen kill Enugu resident for attempting to save sister from rape

**2023: Why Ngige, other ministers can’t withdraw resignation – Femi Falana

**Obaseki receives Atiku in Benin

**Amaechi, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, Ben Ayade, Akpabio all bought both Presidential and Senatorial forms

**2023: Edo SDP elects delegates for primaries

**Tinubu’s campaigner Jibrin, Kano Deputy Speaker, others join NNPP

**APC primaries: 150 aspirants jostle for Bauchi Assembly

**APC professionals council appoints Hon Folashade Olabanji-Oba as National Director of contacts mobilisations

**Osun Gubernatorial Race: Why Adeleke shies away from newsmen – Osun PDP

**Onyekachi Edwin installed Eze -Igbo of Ikorodu West LCDA, Lagos

**Osinbajo describes the killing of Deborah Samuel as deeply depressing

**Why I deleted tweet condemning Deborah Samuel’s murder in Sokoto, says every tweet has to get my approval, Atiku insists

**Blasphemy: NASFAT Chief Imam Abdul Azeez-Onike blows hot, explains why jungle justice does not conform with Islam

**Protests rock Sokoto over arrest of Deborah’s suspected killers

**Sokoto Govt. imposes curfew after protest spike against Deborah’s killers’

**You can’t support unknown gunmen in S-East, condemn the killing of Deborah in the North – Zara Onyinye

**No religion allows or promote extra-judicial Killings – Says Dino Melaye

**I used a matchbox in setting her ablaze for blasphemy against Prophet Muhammad -Man confesses

**Don’t blame her killer, Deborah crossed Islamic red line – Imam of National Mosque

**Mother remains unconscious as Deborah Samuel’s corpse arrives in Niger

**Deborah: Ensure justice is indeed done – ECWA tells Tambuwal

**Blasphemy: Classmate reveals Deborah Samuels last word before death

**Tears as Deborah Samuel is laid to rest

**Deborah: You’re disrespecting Prophet Mohammed – Aisha Yesufu warns those attacking churches in Sokoto

**El-rufai bans religious protests on Deborah’s murder across Kaduna

**Kudirat Abiola’s death: Son tasks Buhari to fulfill promise before tenure expiration

**Nigeria’s GDP improves by 3.98% in Q4 2021— NBS

**Bandits Kidnap Popular Radio Producer In Zamfara

**NPower gives update on sudden change of beneficiaries’ PPA

**Navy Boosts NDLEA’s Marine Operations With Boats, Equipment

**JAMB releases 2022 UTME result

**DNA exonerates landlord, 53, accused of impregnating tenant’s daughter, 14, after 3 years

**61-year-old Sheikh bin Zayed elected new UAE president

**US Ambassador celebrates growing US- Nigeria cultural ties in music and arts

**Relatives of Ukraine’s trapped Azovstal soldiers ask China for help

**Dennis doubtful for Eagles’ Mexico, Ecuador clash

**Ex-Super star, Finidi George is Super Eagles head coach

**Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties to win FA Cup final

Happy glorious and blessed Sunday