News Headlines Dec 11, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Dec 11, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Secondus victory: PDP punished S’West for role in 2015, says APC
Lagos Baale crushes wife to death with Jeep
Buhari visits farm, hosts northern senators in Daura
Discos installing substandard prepaid meters, says TCN
Libyan traffickers used migrants to test weapons –Returnee
Buhari doesn’t understand how to run government – Agbakoba
Atiku’s exit not good for APC, says Okorocha
Coalition holds #EndSARS rallies nationwide today
Rights activist arrested for allegedly abusing 11-year-old girl
Police rescue three stolen babies, arrest six suspects
Woman allegedly killed by banker husband buried
Fuel scarcity persists in Abuja despite FG’s order
Governorship: Imo assembly denies endorsing Okorocha’s son-in-law
Saraki and I won’t return to PDP, says Kwara governor
Aide assaults FRSC official for delaying Umahi’s convoy
Buhari travels to Paris for One Planet Summit
I’ll give you $5m to have my baby, lawmaker woos aide
Ex-Sports Minister, Damishi Sango, others regain freedom
Cult members kill woman, child in Delta community
Two secondary school pupils drown in A’Ibom river
Ondo APC accuses Kekemeke, Boroffice of working for AD
APC hurriedly assembled to seize power, with no plan for governance —Secondus
[Full List] Winners of the PDP national elective convention
We urge PDP members that can pass the integrity test to join us —APC
APC has failed woefully, says LP national chairman
Fuel scarcity persists in Abuja despite FG’s order
FG plans compensation fund for uninsured accident victims
Insurance college, foreign bodies collaborate on development
ILAN boss seeks better living standards
Sigma Pensions introduces online platform for empowerment
Nimi’s top 20 Christmas money tips
Zimbabwe orders return of land to white farmer
Between Aisha Buhari and Toyin Saraki
Emirates slashes fares for Nigerian passengers
2019: NEC, Afenifere, Junaid, others differ on Buhari
Eagles need Poland friendly to be ready for Croatia – Rohr
Otamendi gives City derby delight
Joshua set for mega fight with Parker
Spain pip Nigeria 6-5, win Copa Lagos
Pillars get tough FIBA Champions Cup draw
300 players for national t’tennis open
Beer can be turned into fuel, may replace petrol —Scientists
Davido, Wizkid win big at 2017 Future Awards Africa
[Full List] 2017 Future Awards Africa winners
Ban energy drinks from schools, teachers’ union pleads
Daughters of older mothers more likely to be childless –Study
Foreigners taking over Nigerian insurance industry
Apps to make your phone the best personal assistant
Inlaks gets CBN licence as super agent
Bemas Technologies launches E-top-up platform
Big Media scrambles to meet challenge from Big Tech
Editorial: Reviving textile industry for economic growth
Lessons from the Anambra gov election
Labour and wage increases: Barking up the wrong tree!
If Nigeria seems heavenly…
Dealing with a profligate spouse


CBN Plans Revival of Moribund Manufacturing Companies with N500bn
10 Killed as Fulani Herdsmen Invade Community in Kogi
Fighting Smuggling in the North
Six Former, Current Presidents in Africa to Speak at 15th CVL…
One Year After Dismissal, Fresh Crisis Rocks Ex-Lagos Commissioner
Police Arrest Man for Crushing Wife to Death in Lagos
Furore over Kogi Gov’s Multi-million Naira Mansion in Okene
N’East Crisis: 32% of Funds Needed to Save Lives, Still Un-contributed,…
Osun Labour Unions Raises the Alarm over Attempt to Shutdown LG Administration
Emir of Katagum Laid to rest, Emir Sanusi, Bauchi, Borno, governors, others Attend Funeral
Court to Reopen Atuche’s Seven-year-old Trial on Dec 15
Lai Mohammed: Youths Key to Achieving Corruption-free Nigeria
THISDAY Model Portfolios Surge to 30.5% amidst Market Rally
APGA Confident of Good Showing in 2019, Says Oye
Unpaid Salaries Causing Untimely Death of EKSU Staff, ASUU Cries Out
Sokoto Targets 1m Children in Anti-Measles Campaign
Bad Weather will Disrupt Flights, NCAA Warns Air Travellers
Banks Urged to Enhance Private Sector Credit
Access Bank to Empower 30,000 Students in New CSR Initiative …
Flour Mills Applies to Raise N40 Billion via Rights Issue
Managing Risk Key to Corporate Governance, Says RMB Boss  
OPS Warns against ‘Powerful, Single’ Regulator for Petroleum Industry  
Ship Owners Decry Nigeria’s IMO Council Election Loss
Traditional Institution Has Lost a Role Model, Says Buhari at Emir’s…
IYC, Ijaw Nation Allege Plan by Edo Govt to Unleash Soldiers…
Group Proposes Urgent Political Summit for Nigeria
Effects of Hot  Temperature on the Body
Burruchaga Reveals Argentina’s Russia 2018 Ambition
Man City Beats United to Go 11 Points Clear
NPFL Invitational for CAF Campaigners, Others Begins in Kano
Nigeria Defeats Ghana to Win AfriGlobal Unity Skate Soccer Cup
Ambode Commends Beach Soccer Eagles, Gidi Sharks
‘I’m Coming To Win,’ Ghana’s Ayiitey Warns Afonja Warrior                               …
Agabje: Using Fairs to Redefine Retail Banking

The Nation

2019: Atiku’s plan shaky as governors seize PDP
Neconde: SAN faults seven-day ultimatum
The Nation’s Yusuf is Reporter of the Year
EFCC freezes N905m in suspected slush account
Osinbajo, minister, others to Nigerians: change your corruption perception
Okorocha: 89 per cent of Nigerians unhappy
Why Nigerian victims of slavery cannot sue Libya, by Falana
Oyo to generate 2,000MW through IPP
Edo farmers, investors to get N500m credit
Lagos govt restates support for investors
Buhari for ‘One Planet Summit’ in Paris
Olanipekun: let’s create jobs to end slavery abroad
APMT launches improved cold chain transport for farmers
PETAN honours Shell for promoting Nigerian content
‘Why we inaugurated FOWOSO’
Champions League & Europa League Draws Live on Monday
Man City Scores Two Disgraceful Goals, says Mourinho
Manchester Derby: We’re Better, Guardiola Declares
FULL TIME: Man United 1, Man City 2 @ Old Trafford
Dokpesi congratulates new PDP Chairman Secondus
Nigerian Cultural Queen Pageant crowns 2017 Queen
TFAA: Davido wins Musician of the Year
KSA, Omawumi perform at Ikoyi Club’s ‘International Nite’ 
Investors, private sector back Lagos tourism initiatives
Block magnate kills wife in Ikorodu
Group tips Ambode for second term
Pilgrimage: Lagos receives another award
Flour Mills to raise N39.9b new capital from shareholders
Corruption allegation rocks pension union
Sterling Bank honours Adesanya for meritorious service
Sugar Council eyes 1.58mt


Bizman Pleads With Court Over Bench Warrant
Enyeama Stops Penalty On Return
Buhari Not Capable Of Being Dishonest — Oyegun
Edo Govt Planning To Destroy Shrine, Deploy Soldiers —Ijaw Elders
Aare Ona Kakanfo, A Testimony To Adams’ Commitment To Yoruba Nationalism — Ondo Govt
Ex-NBA President Blames Slavery In Libya On Leadership Failure
Delta Surveyors Move Against Quackery
PPA Wants Court To Declare Ebonyi Assembly Member’s Seat Vacant
Okorocha Scores FG Low, Says 89% Of Nigerians Unhappy
Restructuring: S-East Not Pacified — Groups
NAFRC Trains 403 Retiring Soldiers
30 Million Cancer Patients Prone To Death By 2030
CHAN Eagles Hit Kano Camp
Emergence Of Secondus’ll Ensure Stronger, Greater PDP — Obuah
7UP Plc: Buy, Hold Or Sell Investment Decision Beckons
Herdsmen/Farmers’ Clashes: Ortom Tasks FG On Ranching
Okowa, Otuaro, Oborevwori, Agas To Grace Delta NUJ Press Week
PDP chairmanship: How South-West lost out; GEJ, others react
New protests flare over Trump’s Jerusalem declaration
Create Dept for Happiness and Purpose Fulfillment, Okorocha advises Airforce
PDP Convention : We have not overcome impunity – Adedoja
PDP Convention: APC jittery, clutching on straws
PDP can take over power in 2019, says Okowa
Money bag politics: PDP has not yet changed – Buhari Campaign Organisation
CHAN Eagles hit Kano camp
Premier League: Benitez under fire again
Leicester to offload Iheanacho
Mourinho: Title race over
Sahara Group, Nouah, Mwegelo to groom youths in Tanzania
Fela used musical platform to agitate for human rights, says Bolanle Austen-Peters
Wizkid wins “Young Person of the Year’’ Future Awards Africa 2017
Wizkid, Davido, Joshua winners at Africa’s Future Awards
Some men are dogs when it comes to women – Titilayo Osubu
Breaking: Kidnappers kill 3, abduct 10 persons in Niger State
We’ll resist plot to destabilize university education – Striking workers

The Guardian

 Eagles line up World Cup friendly match with Poland
The hype reawakens: ‘Star Wars’ stages ‘Last Jedi’ premiere
Coco,’ a charmer from the Land of the Dead, lives on
Excitement in Kogi over Ologbondiyan’s emergence as national publicity secretary
Delta charges oil areas on peace, Asaba indigenes want federal varsity
Concerned Langbasan residents task Ambode on development, security
Ondo government, Obaseki, Atta of Ebiraland, others welcome choice of Gani Adams as Aare Ona Kakanfo
Neconde lawyer writes PENGASSAN, faults ultimatum
French business mission visits Nigeria
 Agbor, others are venues for zonal qualifiers
West Africa’s sports ministers meet in Abuja
Ambode thrilled by Supersand Eagles, Gidi Sharks’ performance
Lagos hosts NTTF National Open Table Tennis Championship
Group promises to unite Plateau State through sports
Otamendi wins derby to fire Man City
IBB, Jonathan wade into South West PDP discord
 Editorial: On reforming SARS
 Those pictures from Libya
Convening the shame club
How to achieve Nigeria’s digitisation
Mandarin: In search of the next generation public servant
Morning sickness sign of healthy baby
Higher death rates in people who eat more carbs


After Emerging Chairman, Secondus Develops Cold Feet
Zenith Bank, UBA, 5 Others Pay N499bn On Income Tax Expenses
Kidnapped Plateau PDP Chair, Damishi Sango, Regains Freedom
IMN Commemorates 2 Years Of Zaria Clash
FG Urged To Find Solution To Poor Budget Implementation
NCPC Plans Pilgrimage For Traditional Rulers
Group Raises The Alarm Over Plot To Backmail Military
Agribusiness: Edo Farmers, Investors To Get N500m CBN Credit
Bayelsa Govt To Pay Bills Of Journalist Shot In Yenagoa
Armed Soldiers Reopen Agip Oil Wells In Bayelsa
57% Of Nigerians Lack Access To Safe Water
‘No Nigerian Can Defeat PMB Now’
SEC, DMO, Others Move To Deepen Capital Market
Dangote Flour: Investors Await Bumper 2017 Harvest
Petrolex To Invest $6bn In Refinery, Power Plant, Others
UBA’s Performance Yields A Bouquet Of Awards
CBN Reviews Stringent Criteria For Accessing MSMEs Funds, Cuts Rate To 5%
FG Spends N117bn On Debt Servicing In 9 Months – CBN
Shipowners Berate NIMASA For Dearth Of Local Shipping Lines
577 Firms Bid For NNPC Insurance Renewal Programme
Racing Against Future Scourge
NTIC: A Brand And Its Impact On Nigeria
Nizamiye: Inside A World Class Health Centre
Bauchi Agog For Civil Servants As PMB Declares 36th FEPSGA Games Open Monday
NPFL Invitational Offers CAF Campaigners, Ex-champs Final Rehearsal
NPFL’s Top 6 Gaffers Clash In League Invitational

Daily Trust

PDP now a regional party – APC
Atiku: Only united PDP can sack APC in 2019
No Nigerian can defeat Buhari in 2019 – Gundiri
This is no time for honeymoon, Ekweremadu tells Secondus
Fani-Kayode asks new PDP leaders to ‘change-the-change’
Rep appeals directive on Katsina re-run
Three former Bauchi PDP gov’ship aspirants, others join NNPP
South West not prepared for key role in PDP – Akin Deko
Group routes for Atiku for 2019
PDP convention shameful – BCO
… APC a group of deceitful characters – PDP
Buhari’s visit vindicates Kano people – Kwankwaso
Changing political platform is never a crime – Amb Kwande
Accord Party ready for Osun LG polls – Fanibe
21,000 Nigerians dependent on BDC subsector for jobs – ABCON President
IATA predicts $100m loss for African airlines in 2018
Bankers committee diverts N26bn Agric fund to medium enterprises
‘Non-payment of N6.5bn lease fees led to LITFC revocation’
Electricity: Illegal disconnections, fleecing, monsters for DisCos’ customers
CBN resuscitates N500bn export stimulation facility
Abia corps members exhibit 12 finished products
Killing of herders increasing – Miyetti Allah
States submit 108 names to Buhari for cabinet, boards
Daily Trust’s Feature Editor wins at 2017 Wole Soyinka’s Investigative Award for Journalists
IoD hosts annual dinner in Lagos
First Lady, SSG, Buhari’s media aides celebrate PR expert, Mariam Mohammed
States submit 108 names to Buhari for cabinet, boards
SERAP wants Buhari to probe Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan
We’re following Yakowa’s peace map in Kaduna – El-Rufai
FEPSGA games begins Monday
Buhari leads dignitaries to Keffi Ranch Polo Finale
Chelsea stunned as Moyes gets first West Ham win
IATA predicts $100m loss for African airlines in 2018
Bankers committee diverts N26bn Agric fund to medium enterprises
Ethiopian Airline unable to land in Enugu makes u-turn to Ethiopia
Car runs into hawkers, injures 2 in Abaji
FCTA to upgrade Kwali hospital’s theatre
Foundation to open free clinic for less privileged
Unique style of counter insurgency
Repositioning the construction industry for economic development (II)
Attitudinal dynamics of Nigeria’s underdevelopment
Buhari for One Planet Summit in Paris
Chinese ITC firm hunts for innovators at UNN
‘Pence is not welcome in Palestine’
Editorial: Please His Base, Endanger The World

The Sun

2019: PDP battle-ready to sack APC – Secondus
• PDP, APC trade words
Yobe gov suspends LG boss over alleged N38m Hajj fraud
Focus on sacking APC, Atiku tells PDP
• There’s no time for honeymoon, says Ekweremadu
Terror attack alert: Security agencies on red alert
The Sun photographer, Ayodele Ojo, wins Wole Soyinka award
Igbo agitation not over – IYM
Nigerians’re not happy –Okorocha
Kidnapped Damishi Sango, others regain freedom
Privatisation: FG begins review of non-performing enterprises
…As Senate plans public hearing on power
Russia 2018 : My fears for Super Eagles – Ekeji
Multiple taxation, duties killing Nigerian manufacturers –Nebe, Pharmatex MD
Sinach, Nicole Mullen, Steve Crown, Obiwon, Nathaniel Bassey, others perform at Unusual Praise 2017
Companies should structure CSI into control systems
At last, calm returns to feuding Lagos communities
f Willie Obiano had lost…!
PDP: Rebuilding to regain
Economic migration: Any alternative to Libya?
My six-month suspension was unconstitutional -Ndume
Lagos lawmaker seeks constitutional roles for traditional rulers
Buyout offers: Nigerian investors losing out as multinationals threaten indigenisation policy
W’African farmers need modern tools to boost productivity –LCCI President
GOtv Boxing Night 13: ‘I’m coming to win,’ Ghana’s Ayiitey warns Afonja Warrior 
Bayelsa holds sports summit 
Poultry farmers to generate over N1.2trn yearly
EDITORIAL: Return of $321m Abacha loot

New Telegraph

Okorocha attacks Tinubu over Buhari’s endorsement
577 firms battle for NNPC’s insurance contracts
Secondus: We’ll sack president, APC in 2019
How NNPC’s N58.3bn ended FAAC deadlock
Court restrains FG, EFCC from stopping AITEO operations
Sokoto targets 1m children in anti-measles campaign
We watched helplessly as Libyans raped Nigerian ladies –Returnees
Sugary diet in pregnancy increases risk of childhood asthma – Scientists
Ending minimum wage impasse
Okorocha: Atiku’s departure a big loss to APC, attacks Tinubu
Winners List: Who won what at PDP Convention
‘Siasia Stadium will be ready soon’
It’s an insult to ask Ndigbo to forget Biafra – Ikedife
Adesanya: New threats to Nigeria’s oil unfolding
Furore over NJC’s big stick on Justice Ademola
Oba Ewuare’s diplomatic shuttles
Iheanacho hails Ndidi’s Man of the Match award
APC to PDP: Corruption rooted in your DNA
Looking back at pensioners’ unending anguish


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