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News Headlines Oct 12, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 12, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
2019: Mixed reactions as Obasanjo endorses Atiku
Nigerians’ll choose between a clean candidate and a racketeer – APC
Joke with Nigeria’s unity, have problem with me –Buhari
ICPC discovers FG’s N9.8bn hidden in bank, grills MD
Ekiti Assembly removes Speaker, deputy, suspends 12 lawmakers
Marafa backs INEC, says no candidates in Zamfara APC
Minister agrees with IMF on Nigeria’s debt weakness
2019: Mixed reactions as Obasanjo endorses Atiku
Nigerians’ll choose between a clean candidate and a racketeer – APC
Joke with Nigeria’s unity, have problem with me –Buhar
Why I won’t attend Fayemi’s inauguration –Fayose
Tinubu was mute when herdsmen attacked South West – Odumakin
2019 polls budget: Senate retains ‘inserted’ projects
Family laments torture of pupil by soldiers, demands justice
FCT vulcaniser electrocuted while vandalising electric cables
Murder: Court grants bail to main suspect on health grounds
WAEC to publish names, cancel results of examination cheats
Driver accused of stealing hotel’s property
Driver accused of stealing hotel’s property
Ex-convict impersonates customer, steals make-up artistes’ phones
I’m finished, cries Niger man who planned master’s kidnap
Four feared killed in Cross River communal clash
14-year-old girl seeks justice after second rape in two years
‘Herdsmen attacked 19 of 23 Benue councils’
Ekiti Assembly removes Speaker, deputy, suspends 12 lawmakers
Marafa backs INEC, says no candidates in Zamfara APC
Why I won’t attend Fayemi’s inauguration –Fayose
2019 polls budget: Senate retains ‘inserted’ projects
Ohakim, 13 other gov aspirants form new APGA
Pay Omo-Agege his entitlements or appear in court, judge warns Saraki
Primary: Cross River PDP members protest against Ayade’s election
Ex-lawmaker faults APC primary in constituency
ADC declares Lanlehin as Oyo gov candidate
MMA2: Aviation unions call off strike
Nigeria needs $1tn investment to fix energy – Osinbajo
Xpress Payments lures unbanked Nigerians with products, services
Osinbajo to speak on Nigeria’s investment drive in Oxford
Economic benefits of integrated farming
Eagles can’t afford to miss 2019 AFCON –Ezenwa
Seychelles win should motivate Eagles –Rohr
Fans will make difference against Libya –Ajayi
England vs Croatia: Three Lions to play in empty stadium
Alcacer makes his point as Spain crush Wales
No Messi, no problem as Argentina beat Iraq 4-0
Osinbajo meets 1,000 schoolgirls over poor education, discrimination
Delta NUT laments shortage of teachers in public schools
Employ more qualified teachers, ASUSS tells Osun govt
Edo deploys monitoring officers to 612 schools
GCUOBA set to hold annual fundraising dinner
SNA celebrates Grillo, Barber @ October Rain exhibition
NCC sues COSON for operating without approval
Family as resource for nurturing mental health in youths
‘20 million Nigerians at risk of mental illness’
NMA decries poor handling of mental health issues
Editorial: Prosecute corrupt judges after dismissal
Osinbajo and angry Christians in Northern Nigeria (2)
Ambode: A postscript
Subsidy, debt service and recurrent expenditure crisis
Is it true that Nigerians love thieves?

ThisDay

Presidency: Obasanjo’s Support for Atiku, a Predictable Somersault
NSE Index Rises 0.11% as Market Regains Positive Momentum
Obasanjo Endorses Atiku for President
Protesters Storm PDP Headquarters
Stockbrokers Renew Call for Constitution of SEC Board
NEPZA Inaugurates Committee to Reconcile Samsung, LADOL
MMA2: Aviation Unions Call off Strike as Bi-Courtney Recalls Sacked Workers
Osinbajo Tasks Editors on Values, Ethics of Journalism Profession
Group Declares Support for Dapo Abiodun, Tasks Ogun Central for Support
High Cost of Governance Worries Experts
Sterling Bank Supports Youth Empowerment
NSE Index Rises 0.11% as Market Regains Positive Momentum
PAL Pensions Takes Financial Literacy Campaign to Students
Standard Chartered Organises Mortgage Fair
Airlines Lose N1.5bn over Flight Disruptions by Labour
Concessioning Remains Strategic to Airport Mgt, Says Kuru
Customs Agents Seek FG’s Intervention on Congestion Surcharg
Nigeria Seeks Collaboration as EU Votes 44bn Euro for Africa Devt.
A Study of Saraki’s Innovative Presidential Campaign
Is Your Heart Cold and Stony, Buhari?
The Gwamna Promise in Gombe
House will Resist Non-use of Card Readers for 2019 Elections, Dogara Vows
High Cost of Governance Worries Experts
Sterling Bank Supports Youth Empowerment
NSE Index Rises 0.11% as Market Regains Positive Momentum
EDITORIAL: FOR QUALITY EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

The Nation

Gang up ’ll fail, says Buhari as Obasanjo endorses Atiku
Presidency: Obasanjo, Atiku will lose together
Minister: Fed Govt targets $22b foreign investments in two years
Presidency, lawmakers set to clash over N189.2b approved for INEC
Ekiti speaker, deputy sacked
Court upholds Executive Order 6
Senate blocks Durunnguwa’s nomination as NPC commissioner
Falola calls for Kingship studies in African varsities
Obasanjo, Atiku and 2019 calculations
Ikpeazu: Nnamdi Kanu’s father’ll return soon
Rivers board cautions against illegal fees
U. S. Mission marks world girl-child day in Lagos
PDP, Atiku can’t avoid corruption scrutiny, says APC
14-yr-old raped twice, impregnated
6,000 human trafficking cases reported, says NAPTIP
Corley to host Naija Boxing Rumble Reality Show
2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Eagles in first training session
GOtv Boxing 16: Ghana’s Lamptey vows to demolish ‘Real One’
How Sanwo-Olu can succeed, by Olusi
Lagos 2019: How Agbaje emerged PDP flag bearer
Marafa: There was no consensus in Zamfara APC primaries
26m women may lose jobs to technology, IMF warns
Averting economy’s relapse into recession
Global food prices drop amid robust supplies
Okey Bakassi to host catholic dinner
UN day of the girl: Nigerian youth call for N50,000,000 to end FGM
Rome was built by men and women
TheNationChat with Upright4Nigeria: Citizen’s roles in curbing corruption
26m women may lose jobs to technology, IMF warns
Averting economy’s relapse into recession
Global food prices drop amid robust supplies
Foundation advocates policies to address e-waste management
Ijede residents appeal to govt to repair roads
Hajj 2019: Lagos begins sale of forms

Daily Trust

Nigeria requires $1tr to modernise energy infrastructure – Osinbajo
Yusuf kicks as Takai emerges ‘Kano PDP’ gov’ship candidate
Yoruba monarchs meet at Awo’s home, demand new generation of politicians
Issues as Marafa backs INEC on Zamfara primaries tussle
Ekiti speaker, deputy impeached, 12 suspended
Sami wants APC intervention in Kebbi South
Protest over Kwara APC gov’ship contest
Sultan inaugurates foundation to promote peace
NRC chairman, Usman Abubakar, dies at 68
Serious security challenges all over Nigeria — Army
Flood: 67 schools shut in Jigawa
Kidnappers of Lobi Stars striker, Akleche reduce ransom to N10m
Two premier league giants battle for Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey.
AC Milan beat Liverpool, Man United to Brazilian starlet Lucas Paqueta
Corruption: Forensic auditors want speedy passage of CIFIA Bill
MMA2 blockade: Dana Air threatens to downsize, says it lost N100m
Woman docked for kidnapping, selling minor
.Restructuring: Agenda for the next National Assembly
West Africa’s failed war on drugs
Boko Haram: Victory as sad reality
Ghana eviction order: Nigerian traders threaten ‘reactive steps’
Update: Nerves calm as Nigerian participants, others receive IMF update on earthquake
Editorial: International Day of the Girl-Child
OBJ,Atiku’s reunion: ‘The harder they come, the harder they fall’ — Femi Adesina
.Nigerians react to Obasanjo’s meeting with Atiku, Kukah, others
20 things Obasanjo said in his Speech on the visit of Atiku Abubakar
Baru hails oil workers for role in averting nationwide strike
Passengers stranded as Aviation unions disrupt MMA2 operations

New Telegraph

I’ll move against plans to divide Nigeria – BuhariP
Aviation unions call off siege on MMA2
Obasanjo: Atiku is next Nigeria’s president
Obasanjo endorses Atiku for Presidency :
Atiku, Secondus, others arrive Abeokuta to meet Obasanjo
Lagos Open Tennis: Prime seeds advance to semifinals
Mikel to return for S’Africa tie
Seeking better welfare package for widows
Invasion: Reps seek arms for National Assembly security
Pinnick charges Eagles
World Teachers’ Day: ILO laments global shortage of qualified teachers
Experts task FG on robust housing market
Nigerians spend N132.1bn on palm oil importation
Bayelsa: NAF offers free medical outreach to flood victims
GOtv Boxing Night 16: Joe Boy gets new opponent as injury rules out Dotse
Army to Nigerians: Be involved in fighting insecurity
Okurounmu: INEC, security agencies threat to 2019 polls
Flood: Senate urges FG to rehabilitate dams
I was stupid to plan my master’s kidnap –Suspect
Clearing agent remanded for importing 1,570 rifles
310 die in auto crashes, says FRSC
APC’s ratification, reward for Buhari’s good performance, says group
World Girl Day: Skill acquisition needed for Girl-Child liberation – Group
Experts task FG on robust housing market
Nigerians spend N132.1bn on palm oil importation
IMF: Africa recovering, but must prepare for future
Lagos Open Tennis: Prime seeds advance to semifinals
Mikel to return for S’Africa tie
…Pinnick charges Eagles
GOtv Boxing Night 16: Joe Boy gets new opponent as injury rules out Dotse
Libya’s players injected with vaccines ahead of trip to Uyo
Nigeria vs Libya: Rohr in selection dilemma
Seeking better welfare package for widows
LSITF partners IBM to boost youths’ digital skills
Cleric underscores importance of seeking knowledge in Islam
Stock market halts two-day losing streak
Buhari urges economic team to focus on economy
Ogun 2019: Muslim group gives conditions to back parties
310 die in auto crashes, says FRSC
Time to power the power sector
Ogu: Eagles can pip Libya home, away
NSTF expends N835m on injured workers –MD

Vanguard

Kwankwanso Vs Shekarau Fixture Not Certain In Kano
Boxing In Nigeria Needs More Promoters- Ladipo
Bribing Governors With The Mutatis Mutandis Clause
The Elevation Church Celebrates 8th Anniversary, Set To Host Women’s Conference
2019 Elections: Presidency Cries Gang-Up, As Obasanjo Okays Atiku
STATE OF THE NATION: Nigeria’ll Remain Stagnant If…, Says Ooni Of Ife
The 31 Presidential Candidates For 2019
Atiku’s Big Win
NSCIA Fumes Over Murder Of Muslims In Plateau Communities
Nigeria Needs $1trn Investment To Modernise Energy Infrastructure – Osinbajo
Atiku’ll Turn People’s Fears To Hope —Okotie-Eboh
I Never Said I Graduated With First Class From UNN – Kachikwu
Elizade Tutors Motorists On Vehicle Maintenance
Deem Yourselves Beautiful
Youths Hail Gov Emmanuel On Workers’ Salary
The Saudi Monarchy Needs Evaluation
ARC Disburses N11bn To Tackle Drought In Member Countries
2019 elections: Presidency cries gang-up, as Obasanjo okays Atiku
Nigeria needs $1trn investment to modernise energy infrastructure – Osinbajo
Flood : NEMA declares ‘National Disaster’ in five more states
2019: The harder they come, the harder they fall – Presidency
BREAKING: Obasanjo forgives Atiku, says he will perform better than Buhari
Seizure of assets: Buhari floors two lawyers
Human dev’t index : W/Bank ranks Nigeria 152nd out of 157 countries
The 31 Presidential candidates for 2019
Buhari’s conscience in Port-Harcourt
I will not attend Fayemi’s inauguration – Fayose
It will be difficult to replace Ronaldo, says Juve sporting director
Nigeria vs Libya: Ezenwa ready to give his best
Mikel pleads for mercy
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
Genevieve Nnaji signs film deal with U.S. based AgencPhone character: How good manners win you more friends
LASUTH, Vision Care restore sights to 100 indigent Lagosians
OKONKWO: From missed N18m deal to multi-million naira empire

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