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News Headlines Oct 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Ngige says no pact on minimum wage yet, NLC kicks
Primaries: Reps on a collision course with IG over colleague’s detention
Tinubu carpets Afenifere’s Odumakin over grazing reserve comment
APC, PDP senators unite, give Buhari’s polls budget speedy passage
I made N1.2m posing as fake policeman – Welder
Murder: Defendant sends text message to friend after husband’s death
Osun nude video: Suspects arraigned on armed robbery, kidnapping
Tinubu carpets Afenifere’s Odumakin over grazing reserve comment
APC, PDP senators unite, give Buhari’s polls budget speedy passage
Presidency, APC gathering lies against Atiku – PDP
Soldier killed, woman abducted in Jos
Zamfara: APC dares INEC, vows to present candidates for 2019 polls …as PDP, ADC, CD, SDP, others back commission
Ogunbiyi accuses Adeleke of violating senatorial ticket agreement
Osun rerun: Diekola slumps in court
I’m not afraid of you, Fayose tells EFCC
Aisha Buhari’s brother, Ahmed, wants Adamawa APC gov primary cancelled
11-year-old pupil disappears after downpour in Calabar
Soldier killed, woman abducted in Jos
11-year-old pupil disappears after downpour in Calabar
Police arrest kidnapper, rescue five-month-old baby
11 injured in Abuja restaurant gas explosion
51-year-old Taraba bridge collapses
SAN challenges EFCC invitation for tax probe
I’ll liberate Kwara from modern colonisers – APC gov candidate
YPN presidential aspirant says zoning system designed to fail
APC not jittery over Atiku, says gov forum
Court sacks Rivers APC exco, nullifies Cole’s nomination
NNPC faces pressure as petrol landing cost hits N205
AMCON wants Polaris Bank sold in two years
Waltersmith begins construction of 5,000bpd refinery
IMF cautions Nigeria on external reserves depletion
Odu’a approves N277.7m dividend for shareholders
Tax evasion: Buhari moves against errant offshore assets owners
Why I quit Libya job – Amrouche
We’ll apply Cameroon approach against Libya – Rohr
FIFA cancels Ghana-S’Leone AFCON qualifier
Ighalo joins teammates in Uyo
Kenyan marathon runner Kalalei handed four-year doping ban
FIFA wants to double number of women footballers
IFelabration opens in Lagos with secondary schools debate
WAEC approves results cancellation for exam malpractices
Kano gets maiden private varsity
Varsity begins test broadcast of radio station
We haven’t opened any account for Baba Sala’s funeral – Son
Yinka Shonibare, more artists for Art X Lagos
Chimamanda Adichie receives leadership award
Gaga, Serena Williams, Styles, Gucci star to host Met Gala
Aregbesola pays tribute to Baba Sala
Health
Group wants teenage pregnancy checked in Nigeria
25 things you can do with a drone
Editorial: Economic cost of Apapa gridlock
How will Buhari and Atiku debate corruption?
2019 Elections: What Nigerians must do
Flood: The terror from Lagdo Dam
GCI: Past, present, and future (1)

ThisDay

‎2019 Election Budget: Senate Appropriation Committee Recommends N189.207bn
Court Nullifies Expulsion of Kashamu, Ogun Chairman by PDP
We’ll Field Candidates in Zamfara, Say APC Governors
Ighodalo Named New NESG Board Chair as Bukar Resigns
Lagos Police Arrest Man for Defiling 3 years Old in School
2019: Makarfi Congratulates Atiku, Pledges Support
PDP Loses BOT Member
Plateau Council Elections: PDP, APC Bicker over Irregularities
APC Primaries: Call Oshiomhole to Order Now, Activist Lori-Ogbebor Tasks Buhari, Tinubu
Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship, Regulation
‘E-Procurement Will Eliminate 90% of Corruption Cases’
Telecoms Growth, a Boost to Nigeria’s Economy, Says NCC
Expert Calls for Proactive Measure against Cyber Attacks
Kazaure: Govt’s Leadership Role Key to Digital Transformation
Curbing the Menace of Call Masking, Refiling
Espousing Marketing Potential among Youths
PwC Enhancement Workshop Harps on Investigative Journalism
GoDo.ng Facility for Startup Development Debuts
INTO THE HOME STRETCH
‘Most Nigerian Politicians are Opportunists’
PDP: Presidency’s Attack on Atiku, Sign of Defeat
APC Consulting Lawyers on INEC’s Decision on Zamfara
El-Rufai, Sani Challenges Each Other to Popularity Contest
Controversy Trails APC National, State Assembly Primaries in Bauchi
Kazaure: Govt’s Leadership Role Key to Digital Transformation
Curbing the Menace of Call Masking, Refilin
Kidnappers Demand N50m on Abducted Lobi Stars Player, Akleche
AFCON 2019 QUALIFIER: Ighalo Scores Four Goals in Eagles Training, Fans Mob Iwobi
AITEO Cup: It’s Enugu Rangers, Kano Pillars Final
HIFL Final Moved to Agege Stadium
AFCON 2019 QUALIFIERS: Zambia Beats Guinea-Bissau as Ethiopia, Kenya Draw
Why I Quit Libya Job, By Amrouche
NPA Beats NIMASA to Win 2018 Maritime Cup
Voting Opens as NSA Unveils Nominees Shortlist
Igniting Africa’s Creatives
EDITORIAL: GIRL-CHILD EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

The Nation

2019: How Buhari’ll battle Atiku, by APC governors
IMF urges Nigeria to increase non-oil revenue
Court voids Rivers APC’s list of candidates
‘Farmers, herders crisis: What Tinubu said’
Associates seek role for ex-DSS boss Daura
Battle against illicit financial flows gets more bite in Nigeria
Dokubo: I won’t bow to pressure to share Amnesty cash
Abducted oil workers regain freedom
UNICEF holds education conference for north leaders
Court voids PDP’s expulsion of Kashamu, Ogun Chairman
UBEC to release N142.5 billion to states
Guard remanded for ‘defiling’ girl, 10
Lalong lauds conduct of local government poll
‘Igbo billionaires should develop human capacity’
Zamfara: APC kicks as INEC bars candidates
2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Eagles in first training session
GOtv Boxing 16: Ghana’s Lamptey vows to demolish ‘Real One’
1000 athletes for Toyin Saraki Baseball & Softball tourney
Students’ body suspends national action against JAMB
‘My only agreement with Okorocha is make Imo better’
Adebanjo: Devolution is the answer
PDP can’t retain power in Gombe, says Gwamna
NCI Fund: Firm acquires security vessel
Odu’a hits N4 billion in earnings
SPDC appeals court ruling on MD, others
Okey Bakassi to host catholic dinner
MultiChoice Talent Factory launches West Africa Academy
Rome was built by men and women
TheNationChat with Upright4Nigeria: Citizen’s roles in curbing corruption
Female lawyer billed to relocate to UK the day she killed husband’
Woman ‘steals’ boss’ five-month-old baby
Danish suspect fingers in-law over wife’s, daughter’s ‘murder’

The Sun

Buhari signs Executive Order 8 against money laundering, tax evasion
We are ready to battle governors who are not ready to implement – Wabba
Minimum wage: FG’s proposed figure is N24,000 – Ngige
Rivers: Court nullifies APC guber, legislative primaries
Gov Amosun threatens to dump APC over primaries
APC, INEC fight over ban on Zamfara from fielding candidates
Imo: Court summons APC, INEC over Uzodinma
11 burnt in Abuja restaurant gas explosion
Ondo Govt. approves N1.5bn for cancer treatment centre
Emir of Kano calls for use of local language to teach in schools
PDP alleges irregularities in Plateau LG Poll
Minimum wage: Tripartite committee yet to agree on figure
FG releases N460bn from 2018 Budget for capital expenditure – Udoma
Growth: IMF urges Nigeria to prioritise infrastructure projects
Gov. Lalong lauds peaceful conduct of LG Poll
LG Elections: APC’ll win all elections in Plateau – Lalong
Poor turnout of voters, confusion as Plateau holds LG elections
INEC ban: APC consulting lawyers for response on Zamfara
Lagos PDP aspirants protest alleged imposition of candidates in Alimosho
Why I accepted outcome of Kaduna APC Central primary outcome – Gen. Saleh
AITEO Cup: Sunshine Queens protest Rivers Angels’ alleged fielding of ineligible players
Chievo sacks coach
Senegal to host 2022 Youth Olympic Games
NBBF shifts attention to domestic scene
Lagos Open: Nigerian players crash out Lacazette scoops Arsenal awards
Iwobi dazzles, mobbed in Uyo
Nigeria to participate in World Para Athletics qualifiers in Italy
Tour de France trophy stolen at cycle show
Bolt ready to play for his footballing future
Atiku versus the rigging machine
Ladoja: Justice delayed or justice denied?
Violence as tools by politicians
Atiku vs Buhari: The battle to reclaim Nigeria has begun
Buhari, Atiku and the pension ‘thieves’
Significance of teachers in the society
Absence of leadership with ideology in Nigeria
Nigeria, young people and mental health
As spinster, I was asked to pray for many mother-in-laws’ death
Violence as tools by politicians
Higher education key to advancing social justice, says IFP report
FG charges Ekweremadu, Akpan with non-declaration of assets
D’Tigress’ impressive outing
Kavanaugh and the decline of America

Daily Trust

3 suspected fraudsters forfeit N88.4m to FG
The choices before Atiku
Court remands labourer for allegedly stabbing man to death
I stole my madam’s child because herbalist said I’m barren – Suspect
Police arrest fake NDLEA officials in Kano
Anambra LG boss, son, rescued from kidnappers
Over 1.4 million PVCs unclaimed in Lagos – INEC
‘1 in 5 Nigerian youths has mental problem’
Again, APC governors meet Buhari, say we must not go to poll divided
APC can’t field candidates in Zamfara in 2019 – INEC
Again, Senate rushes to amend Electoral Act
Senate confirms Shonubi as CBN dep gov, Banire as AMCON chair
Kwankwaso threatens to leave PDP
SDP: Jerry Gana faults emergence of Donald Duke
APC, presidency jittery over Atiku’s emergence — PDP
Nigeria again ranked highest on inequality index
Rooney backs Mourinho, tells players to ‘stand up’
Musa, Onazi, 20 others hit Eagles’ camp as Libya arrive tomorrow
FG releases N460bn capital expenditure – Udoma
Growth: IMF urges Nigeria to prioritise infrastructure projects
Forbes disagrees with IMF over Nigeria’s economy
Atiku’s candidacy, ray of hope for Nigerians – ex-Kogi Gov
11 burnt in Abuja restaurant gas explosion.
Woman docked for kidnapping, selling minor
The choices before Atiku
Worrisome decrease in voter turnout
The myth of cars in a holy well
Nigeria and the politics of anti-intellectualism
Editorial:Lessons from Indonesia quake
Nigeria Mobile Economic Summit & Expo holds tomorrow in Lagos
Passengers stranded as Aviation unions disrupt MMA2 operations
BREAKING: FG speaks on new minimum wage

Vanguard

Shun Unnecessary Criticisms, Dokubo Tells Niger Deltans
7 Soldiers, 76 Boko Haram Terrorist Die In Borno Battle
Getting Business Loans From Banks Wema Bank (5)
NACC To Advance Economic Cooperation Between Nigeria, US
20 SMEs Get Life Progress Booster’s N6m Grant
When The Skies Fell On SKYE Bank
Ogoni Cleanup: Distrust Greets FG’s $177m
Shekarau Lauds APC’s Automatic Tickets
WAEC Urges Ministry Of Education To Appoint Supervisors Of Integrity
Experts Calls For Mechanism For Better Hearing, Better Speech
NLNG Spends N2.7bn On Scholarships, Honours Beneficiaries
Find Gen Alkali, Other Missing Nigerians, Senate Tells FG
Edo Govt To Spend Paris Club Refund On Primary Education
Wema Bank Partners DBN To Fund MSMEs
Focus Labs: Pragmatic Approach To Achieving Objectives Of ERGP?
Lagos To Host Biannual Africa Fintech Summit In November
Stock Market: Investors Lose N1.8 Trn Year To Date As Sell Pressure Persists
APC, INEC at war over primaries in Zamfara
Presidential election expenses must not exceed N5bn —Senate
Minimum wage : FG proposes N24,000; states, N20,000; NLC, N30,000 — Ngige
Atiku Campaign raises 14 posers for Buhari/AP
Court nullifies PDP’s expulsion of Senator Kashamu, Ogun state Chairman
APC vows to field candidates for 2019 elections in Zamfara
2019: We’re not jittery over Atiku, APC govs boast
Breaking: APC presidential aspirants ask Oshiomhole to resign
Breaking: Court sacks Rivers APC chair, others
Breaking: We never agreed on N30,000 Minimum Wage – FG
Choose Fani-Kayode as running mate, group tells Atiku, PDP
Atiku, like Buhari can’t cause positive change in Nigeria—IPOB
Breaking: INEC bans APC from fielding candidates in Zamfara
2019: President Buhari has very good pedigree, Atiku is no match to him – Kaita
DELTA SOUTH: I’ll sponsor bills to legalise local refineries — Uduaghan
Ajibade battles Musa, Omeruo for Nigeria Footballer of The Year Award
NPA wins 2018 Maritime cup
Indians dominate Lagos Open Tennis
Zambia survive Mweene howler to defeat Guinea-Bissau
Aston Villa appoint Smith and Terry as new coaches
Would my lover’s friend spill the beans?
Ever Regretted Getting Hitched To Mr. Available?
Emeka Offor donates books to Nigerian, other African varsities
Laffmattaz shuts down Abeokuta in grand style
Immortalize Baba Sala by naming a national monument after him, Saraki to FG
Black Odyssey Entertainment set to take over music scene
Dbanj walks runway in South Africa’s Tlale designs

Leadership

2019: APC, INEC At War Over Zamfara Primaries
At Last, Senate Approves N189bn Budget For INEC
FG, Labour Disagree Over N30, 000 Minimum Wage
Fayose Urges Fayemi To Pay Ekiti Salary Arrears
Nigeria Beats South Africa, Others As 2018 Best Economy In Africa
What PMB Should Do On Minimum Wage – Ka’oje
Imo: Court Summons APC, INEC Over Uzodimma
NGO Urges Govt, Individuals To Support Children With Disabilities
Court Strikes Out EFCC’s Suit Against Innoson
NAPTIP Lauds Ghana’s Anti-trafficking Law
FG’s Asset Declaration Charges Laughable, Malicious– Ekweremadu
Nigeria, Bangladesh Close Ranks In Education
Gombe Bulls Deserves Kwese League Title, Says Falcons Coach
2,376 Participants For 2018 MIGA Games
World Ranking: Serena Moves Up To 28th After Wimbledon
World Cup Victory Affecting My Focus — Pogba
Musa Vows To Inspire Eagles Against Libya
NGO Urges Govt, Individuals To Support Children With Disabilities
Court Strikes Out EFCC’s Suit Against Innoson
Nigeria To Increase Shares In Afrexim Bank
Domestic Airlines And Challenges Of Longevity
FG Set To Open Abuja, Port Harcourt Airport Terminals
UBA Seeks Entries For Essay Competition
World Ranking: Serena Moves Up To 28th After Wimbledon
EDITORIAL: Nigeria’s Dwindling Human Capital Ranking
How NIRSAL Is Complementing Anchor Borrowers Programme
Civil Service Reform And National Development
Ndoma-Egba And The Senate PMB Needs In 2019
As IGP Idris Reforms The Police
Take Aways From The Conventions Musa Vows To Inspire Eagles Against Libya
Ending Dangers Inherent In Air Pollution
Aspirant Seeks Cancellation Of APC Primary
Royal Father Calls For Cultural Rejuvenation
FG Releases N460bn For Capital Projects
NGO Urges FCT Youths To Shun Drug Abuse
Criminals Use Proceeds Of Corruption To Capture Power – GIABA
Understanding The Proceeds Of Crime Bill

The Guardian

Oshiomhole alleges bias as INEC bars Zamfara APC
Labour counters Ngige on new minimum wage
Afreximbank urges economic cooperation to counter trade uncertainties
Anxiety as Nigeria’s fresh 25 oil cargoes await buyers
IMF tasks nation on judicious loans’ application for growth
Airlines fear huge losses as unions shut MMA2 Terminal
FG releases N460 billion for 2018 budget
Emir Sanusi reads riot act to northern governors on education
No financial inclusion without technology, skills, say CBN, others
Musa battles Omeruo, Ajibade for footballer of the year gong
Libyan coach’s resignation should not distract you, Nwosu tells Eagles
Eagles’ attitude key to Nigeria’s success, says Rohr
NPA beats NIMASA to win 2018 Maritime Cup
HIFL best 11 to represent NUGA at FISU Games
South South football stakeholders to honour Pinnick in Uyo
‘Inclusive economic growth achievable through industrial revolution’
Afreximbank urges economic cooperation to counter trade uncertainties
Clearing agents threaten to boycott CMA CGM over $400 surcharge
Stakeholders explore opportunities in gas industry
Fun Ways To Celebrate “It’s My Party Day”
Editorial: That Independence Day presidential speech
Easy ways to eat for better health
Hair products and your health
Ambode and the rage of godfatherism
Before backing Atiku
Restructuring: Beyond mere sloganeering
Rule of law, national interest and Buhari’s obloquy
Nine years after, ASUU-FG crisis resurfaces
U.S. Consul General urges greater collaboration to enhance community growth
Trinity International College seeks parents’ involvement in child’s development
Sport activities without education is insufficient, says educationist
Why more men could become infertile
Addressing concerns over rise in poor quality medicines
Easy ways to eat for better health
NANNM decries shortage of nurses, midwives in Nigeria

New Telegraph

BREAKING: Gov Amosun, loyalists move to dump APC
APC to INEC: You can’t bar us from fielding candidates in Zamfara
BREAKING: FG proposes N24,000 minimum wage for workers
How Lagos APC shadow polls were won and lost
2019: APC group asks Amosun, Ogun West to back Abiodun
Suspected cable thief electrocuted
Travel agent docked over alleged N1.4m visa scam
Tambuwal replaces PDP governorship candidate in Sokoto
2018 Budget: FG releases N460bn for capital expenditure –Udoma
Flights grounded, passengers groan as unions shut MMA2
Court bars aviation unions from disrupting MMA2 operations
N19m mining deal sets Rivers community on edge
Dissecting CBN’s move to check currency abuse
2019: INEC, Oshiomhole at war over APC primaries
Reps give IGP 12-hour ultimatum to release detained colleague
Ambode, four APC govs meet Buhari over primaries
Court nullifies Rivers’ APC primaries, disqualifies candidates
Reps appoint new deputy House leader
2018 Budget: FG releases N460bn for capital expenditure –Udoma
Flights grounded, passengers groan as unions shut MMA
Court bars aviation unions from disrupting MMA2 operations
2019: INEC, Oshiomhole at war over APC primaries
Reps give IGP 12-hour ultimatum to release detained colleague
Missing general: Traditional ruler, ex-gov sponsoring Plateau killings –Protesters
NAPTIP hands over eight women to Ghana High Commission
11 suffer burns in Abuja restaurant gas explosion
Alimosho LG partners ministry to train 150 women
Suspected fraudsters forfeit N88.5m to FG
Gunmen kill soldier, abduct girl, 21, in Jos
EFCC fails to produce Innoson for arraignment
2019: Senate approves N242bn poll budget today
APC lacks internal democracy – Oki
Incompetent leadership, bane of Ogun – Omoniyi
Atiku to Buhari: Stop hurling insults, present your scorecard to Nigerians
2019: APC group asks Amosun, Ogun West to back Abiodun
How Lagos APC shadow polls were won and lost
Dissecting CBN’s move to check currency abuse
Battling high inventory of unsold goods Automation: Nigerian Customs to go paperless by 2021
DNS: .com price hike looms
Musa targets goals against Libya
Nigerian Sports Award: Quadri, Diogu, Musa vie for Sportsman of the Year
…Matches like World Cup final –Rohr
NCC Tennis League set for a feverish finish
Dosu: Eagles must grab six points from Libya ties
Mourinho, Woodward to hold clear-the-air talks
EDITORIAL: APC’s violent primaries
N19m mining deal sets Rivers community on edge
Court nullifies Rivers’ APC primaries, disqualifies candidates
Avon HMO, PiggyBank partner to improve care access
Adams frowns at installation of Yoruba Oba

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