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Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines for today, Tuesday, May 28th, 2019.

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1. Buhari Signs 2019 Budget Despite Raising ‘Critical Issues’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja signed the N8.92 trillion appropriation bill 2019 into law after raising ‘critical Issues in it. The president had submitted the 2019 budget of N8.83trillion to the Senate but was increased by about N10billion by the lawmakers, bringing the amount to the above-stated figure.

2. What People Who Call Me ‘Baba Go Slow’ Will See In My Second Term – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said those who regard him as “baba go slow” will “see whether I am slow or fast” in his second term. Making reference to his mockers during his first term, Buhari said he would ensure police and judicial reform in his next four years in office. Buhari said this during a media chat which was aired on the Nigerian Television Authority.

3. Boko Haram: How Group Wanted To Convert Jonathan To Islam – Clark

A Niger Delta leader Edwin Clark has alleged that the terrorist group Boko Haram sent a message to immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan to convert him to Islam. Clark noted this in his 92nd birthday message on the “State of the Nation” where he said Boko Haram’s action was carried out during Jonathan’s time as president.

4. Buhari Reveals What Will Happen To People Calling ‘Baba Go Slow’

President Muhammadu Buhari has said those who regard him as “baba go slow” will “see whether I am slow or fast” in his second term. Making reference to his mockers during his first term, Buhari said he would ensure police and judicial reform in his next four years in office. Buhari said this during a media chat which was aired on the Nigerian Television Authority.

5. Next Level: FG Unveils Plans To Create 20 Million New Jobs

Fresh plans to create about 20 million new jobs in four different sectors of the economy was unveiled on Monday by the Federal Government. The strategy was disclosed in Abuja at a stakeholders’ meeting on job creation. Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah said that with the huge level of unemployment in the country, it had become imperative to come up with a pragmatic approach to creating jobs for the people.

6. ASUU Tells Nigerians What To Do To Avert Another Strike

President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on Nigerians to caution the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to honour its agreement with the union to prevent another nationwide strike, Concise News has learned. ASUU President Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, said, “Government has not kept faith with our MOA signed on February 7.

7. Court Sacks Imo APC Reps Member-elect, Replaces Him With PDP Candidate

The member-elect for Nkwerre/Nwangele/Njaba/Isu federal constituency of Imo State, Ugonna Ozurigbo, was on Monday sacked by a Federal High Court in Owerri. Justice P.A. Regime, who delivered the judgment, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to issue Certificate of Return to Kingsley Echendu of the Peoples Democratic Party. Neither PDP nor its candidate was a party to the suit.

8. Kogi Election: Why APC Must Choose Guber Candidate From Kogi East – Chieftain

A top member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state Omoba Tunde Ajibulu has given an indication that Governor Yahaya Bello has his work cut out for him in his bid to win the party’s primary for the November 16 governorship election, saying that APC needs to choose a candidate from Kogi East in order to remain in control of the Lord Lugard House.

9. Witness Debunks Claim Dino Melaye Jumped Out Of Moving Vehicle

A Prosecution witness has said that Senator Dino Melaye did not jump out of a police moving vehicle on April 24, 2018. The witness said this at a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja. A police driver with the Inspector-General of Police Special Tactical Squad, Inspector Abana Mallum, while testifying, said, “Anyone who said Melaye jumped out through the window, is a liar.”

10. 2019 U-20 World Cup: USA Humbles Flying Eagles

The Nigeria Flying Eagles were defeated 2-0 by the United States at the 2019 U-20 World Cup in Poland, Concise News reports. Paul Aigbogun’s boys won their opening match against Qatar, 4-0, while USA lost their opening match to Ukraine.

That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website.