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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Killings by herdsmen: Soyinka lambasts FG, death toll in Taraba rises
Newly married man defiles six-year-old in Lagos
Herdsmen killed over 756 in two years under Jonathan – Presidency
Police uncover suspected trafficking camp in Lagos, rescue six children
Does Trump want to oppose Buhari’s reelection?
Yusuf Buhari as a metaphor for Nigeria’s health sector
Robbers cook, eat in couple’s house during robbery
10 die in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash
Four arrested for trading in new naira notes
Stocks gain N517bn in one day, 60 firms soar
Fayose raises teams to foil herdsmen attack
Live cases: Make unguarded comments, go to jail, CJN warns lawyers
I can outrun youths in 100 metres race – Subomi Balogun
2019: Faleke says Buhari may lose in Kogi
Atiku’s son loses children’s custody to ex-wife
IPOB tackles CNN, BBC others over herdsmen killings
Police arrest two soldiers, four others for robbery
Doctors down tools over kidnap of colleagues in Cross River
How expatriates can avoid deportation from Nigeria — Lawyer
Buhari hails NBA’s role in loot recovery
National Assembly, anti-NGO bill and authoritarianism
Police deploy 4,300 men for Anambra senatorial rerun
Buhari appoints substantive DG for NIA
INEC presents certificates to 21 newly registered political parties
Check the facts, Buhari has done well as president – Former minister
INEC sets for Saturday’s Assembly by-Licence renewal: BDCs seek extension of January deadline
Edo, Chinese firms sign 5,500bpd modular refinery deal
Fuel: Expert urges govt to adopt smart card initiative
Farmers predict low cocoa production this year
LASG begins waste evacuation from streets this week
FG demolishes kidnapper, Don Waney’s mansion
Perm Sec settles with EFCC, forfeits N664m SURE-P fund
I am set to be Nigeria’s president in 2019 – Ahmed Buhari   
Woman dies suddenly on her way to a funeral
[Full List] 32 alleged felons declared wanted by Rivers govt
Kwara Utd players in auto crash, three hospitalised
Rohr excited as NFF confirms England friendly
NFF reads corrupt refs the riot act
Kwara Falcons part ways with coach
Motherhood will help make me a better player – Serena
Nigeria to play England in World Cup warm-up
I’m far more than a belly dancer – Korra
World to celebrate Things Fall Apart at 60
Red dress controversy: Mercy Aigbe breaks silence
Bollywood star evicted from Paris flat over unpaid rent
[Full List] The Shape of Water leads 2018 BAFTAs nominations
How big data can drive smart customer service
Six cyberthreats to worry about this year
Editorial: Reforming Nigeria’s uncompetitive seaports
Nigeria’s stand on complex Arab-Israeli issues
Science Café and Community Park: A marriage for SDGs
Nigerian Airports: New threats and opportunities



Herdsmen Have Declared War Against Nigeria, Soyinka Cries Out
Presidential Aide, Abubakar, Appointed NIA Chief
Receiver Manager: Dialogue Can Resolve Issues with InterContinental Hotels Group
Equatorial Guinea Celebrates New Capital
Crude Oil Price Hits Three-Year High of $69 
• New York sues oil multinationals over climate change
FG Appoints CMDs, MDs of Tertiary Health Institutions
FBN Quest Dismisses NNPC’s  Attempt at Another TAM for Refineries
Fayose Raises the Alarm over Herdsmen Planned Invasion of Ekiti
Refrain from Discussing Matters Already in Court, Onnoghen Warns Media Professionals, Public
RARDUJA Warns Nigeria Against Illegal Migration
CAN Asks FG to Control Influx of Foreign Herders into Country
FEC Okays IPP for Abuja Airport, N5.44bn for Otukpo-Enugu Rd
DPR in Minna Declares Sale of Petrol in Jerry Cans Illegal
We’ll Not Tolerate Herdsmen Excesses in Ebonyi Again, Umahi Warns
Yoruba Professionals Name Aregbesola Governor of theYear
Police Warns NLC against Protest in Kaduna
FG: New Electricity Tariffs Difficult to Implement with Poor Customer Record, Metering
Omoku Killings: Amaechi Rallies Rivers’ People against Cultism, Kidnapping, Violence
Jakande Estate Residents Tackle Ikeja Electric over Epileptic Power Supply, Crazy Bills
Ambode Explains Rationale behind Urban Renewal in Oshodi
Sokoto Donates Mattresses, Beds to NYSC
Building Global Brands
MedVan as Engagement Platform for Healthcare Needs
Imperatives for Digital Switchover
Failure to plan is planning to fail.
Knotty Issues as Lagos Floats Consumer Protection Agency
Tecno Mobile Launches First Full-screen Display Smartphone
Senate Celebrates OGFZA’s Capacity to Fund Recurrent Expenditure from IGR
Anambra Central Tussle: Okonkwo, INEC, Others Know Fate Tomorrow
Speak out to Save Our Democracy, Uzodimma Warns Politicians
Nigeria, England Friendly Confirmed for June 2 at Wembley 
Cost Variation May Delay Enyimba’s Return to Aba Stadium
Zenith/Delta Principal’s Cup Hostilities to Resume Jan. 23 
Another Nigerian Athlete, Simidele, in Final Race to Qualify for Winter Olympic
Nigeria Seals Final Places Quadri, Marylove Coast to Medals Zone
Aberdeen Signs Nwakali on Loan from Man City 
Of Oxford, Rome and 2019

The Nation

Why herdsmen are killing our people, by governor
Fayose rallies Ekiti hunters against herdsmen’s ‘invasion
BDCs lobby CBN to slash forex buying rate to N350/$
Soyinka: all lives are equal, but a cow’s is more equal than others
UI to admit only 3,783 of 56,000 candidates
Diezani cash: Ex-Minister Akinjide to face trial in Lagos
IG Idris: police to probe Miyetti Allah’s role in killings
Benue denies militia members arrested by army with arms
Senate Panel to submit report on Benue killings
ANN, 20 others get INEC’s registration certificate
Atiku’s son escapes with son as court awards wife custody of kids
Suspected herdsmen injure cattle dealer
Aregbesola urges Nigerians to pray for Buhari’s son
Police arrest wife for poisoning husband
Fed Govt demolishes Don Waney’s mansion
Day of African Culture at Adekunle Ajasin Varsity
Why are we poor?
Life beyond Ife
Criminalise marital rape, says DVC
Abuja students lift orphans
Group gets new leaders
Admission: UI recommends 3,783 out of 56,000
Oshoala is a worthy ambassador, says Okoli
FULL TIME: Chelsea 0-0 Arsenal @ Stamford Bridge
Nigerians in S/Africa Ready to Cheer Falconets to Victory
Super Eagles to play England at Wembley on June 2
2019 AFCON: CAF to inspect Cameroon January 11
Abdullahi eyes continental ticket with Wikki Tourist
Accident: God is faithful to us, says Kwara United President
Opposition kicks as Delta PDP sweeps local council polls
Ignore Bello on 2019, Faleke tells Buhari
9mobile promotes literacy through film
Iyanya releases visuals for ‘Good Vibes’
Red dress saga: Mercy Aigbe finally speaks
Some herbal guardians of health in 2017 (2)
Heart-healthy diet: steps to prevent heart disease
‘Keep moving to stay healthy this year, beyond’
Neighbourhood corps foils theft of electricity equipment
PDP’s call for Ambode’s ban ridiculous, says group
Police seize N759,200 cash from four hawkers
Stepmum faces trial for locking up foster children
Killer Herdsmen: Impunity Rides Again – Wole Soyinka
EKSU postpones SU elections
Quality Assurance honours retirees, others
Fountain Varsity to graduate 284
NCF set to tackle illegal wildlife trade at lecture
Weather disasters cost $306b in 2017, says NOAA
DisCos ‘ll clampdown on fraudulent workers, says ANED
Shell sells LPG marketing business in Hong Kong



Women And Sustainable Development Goals: Progress In 2017
Makarfi Calls For Arrest Of Benue, Taraba, Rivers Killings’ Perpetrators
Executive, Legislature Relationship Worst Under Buhari, CSO Replies Ita Enang
Fayose Charges Hunters To Secure Ekiti
FRSC Nabs Prophet, Driver With Decomposing Human Head In Uyo
Digitising Operations: A Way Of Supporting Women Entrepreneurs
Boko Haram + Cultism + Herdsmen = Black Yuletide
Fuel Scarcity Exposes Governance Crisis In Nigeria — Aremu
Soldiers Chase Militant Leader From Bayelsa To Delta
Handshake Across The Niger: New Game Plan In Nigeria
Wike Presents Rivers 2018 Budget Today
Getting Business Loans From The Banks (5)
Our Culture, Hindrance To Child Rights Act — Kano AG
WAFU CUP: Falcons Draw Senegal, Benin, Togo
You Must Visit Scenes Of Massacre, Benue Group Tells Buhari
Aare Ona Kakanfo: Gani Adams Goes Into Seclusion
MOSOP, Ogoni Monarchs At Loggerhead Over Proposed Resumption Of Oil Exploration
Herdsmen’ve declared war on Nigeria – Soyinka

Handshake Across the Niger summit holds today

Stay away from Kaduna, Police, KDSG warn NLC

Benue killings: IGP, Idris apologises to Benue people over comments

Don’t allow herdsmen kill our people, Fayose charges Ekiti hunters

Dasuki, Diezani: Presidency indicts Mark, Tambuwal, Ekweremadu, others

Defection: We’re expecting you, Katsina APC tells PDP chair

Handshake: What next?

Comply with Electoral Act within 90 days, INEC charges parties

Reps want FG to merge overlapping agencies
Ndidi has great potentials, says Leicester boss

Uche Agbo gets one match suspended ban

Nigerian-born Man City defender buys mansion worth N1bn

City loan out Nwakali to Aberdeen
Would my fiance cheat like my ex did?

I don’t care if he’s much younger

My girl steals from me

I’m better off without him!

Searching for love?
Omawumi set for traditional wedding

Passion to push beyond boundaries inspired me into acting — Chris Nweke

I have a mission to empower the African girl child – Zuriel Oduwole

Wedding dress saga: Mercy Aigbe finally apologizes to bride

Burna Boy latest: Its business as usual, as suspects languish in prison
EDITORIAL: Removing threats to food security

The descent into another debt trap

Getting business loans from the banks (5)
Ending well for a new beginning (2)
Villagers flee as soldiers rummage Bayelsa creeks for militant leader
‘Digital rights, freedom bill passage okay, but…’

The Guardian

‘El-Zakzaky suffers stroke as health deteriorates’
Nigeria, Switzerland sign legal pact to end dumping
Fayose holds security summit with hunters over killer herdsmen
 Buhari appoints Ahmed Abubakar as new DG for NIA
Biking community wants strict regulations for superbike riders
Visionscape Sanitation Solutions receives innovative RFID Fleet for waste management in Lagos
 FG appoints CMDs, MDs of tertiary health institutions
Gani Adams begins rites to become Aare Ona Kakanfo
Ashimolowo, Abiara challenge government on citizens’ welfare
 Don’t underrate your opponents at CHAN, Adepoju tells Eagles
How Conte, Mourinho war of words escalated
Tevez plans to lead Argentina against Eagles in Russia
Ex-Chelsea boss injured in Dakar Rally accident
Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadri, Marylove coast to medals zone at 2018 AJC qualifiers in Togo
Lebanese emerges winner of Panenka spot-kick challenge in Benin city
 Investors’ wealth appreciates further by N517 billion in one day
Dana Air makes top 50 brands of 2017Nigeria’s manufacturing index may feed into global forecast
FCAM’s legacy short maturity fund returned 12.99% in 2017
 Editorial: Nigeria and revenue leakages
A macabre sense of vengeance
#NewYearNewMe weightloss edition
Buhari and the herdsmen
Rehumanisation of the Nigerian life
Impunity rides again
Politics, prospects of a handshake across the Niger
INEC registers 21 new parties
Fight Your Sugar Cravings With These Healthy Alternatives
 Academy creates solutions to empower disadvantaged graduates
Mind Builders marks 20th anniversary 
US varsity donates e-library worth $240,000 to Ondo college
CBT administrator enlightens candidates on choice of institutions
 Top Fitness trend for 2018
Ozone layer healing caused by ban on damaging chemicals, NASA confirms
PwC organises walk to raise fund for charity
Making Nigeria open defecation-free by 2025

The Sun

Herdsmen killings: Soyinka blasts Buhari
•Says FG culpable in attacks
Kalu doles out 7 branded Sienna buses to empower APC faithful, promises 10 more
Kidnapping: Doctors shut hospitals in Cross River
Herdsmen attacks: IPOB, rights group want deployment of soldiers to Benue, Taraba
•South East group demands apology from Unongo over Atiku comments
CJN warns against comments on pending court cases
Buhari appoints Abubakar substantive NIA DG
UI to admit 3,783 out of 56,172 candidates
High cholesterol: How you’re eating your way to stroke, heart diseases
England/Nigeria friendly: Rohr, Southgate thrilled
Controversy trails $500m ChineseExim loan for Abuja, Lagos, Kano airports
INEC rejects 61 political associations’ applications
Arigidi-Akoko : Where women, masqueraders don’t meet
Major events that defined 2017
Lagos marriage registry where couples rent ‘parents’, crowd, bridal train
African black-pepper: More than a spice!
Healthy back, healthy woman
Are Nigerian economists masters or pupils of their game?
Still on Views from America
Trump’s Jerusalem gamble (2)
INEC: 2017 in retrospect
Two years after, APC unable to abide by its constitution
Buhari has done well, can seek second term – Momoh
Controversy trails $500m ChineseExim loan for Abuja, Lagos, Kano airports
Nigeria spends 34% of revenue on debt servicing –DMO
FG woos Japanese investors
…Hails $76m polio eradication support Russia to warm up for World Cup with Austria, Turkey
Chidi Nwakali joins Aberdeen on loan
Army deploys special forces in Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa
EDITORIAL: Before Lagos bridges collapse


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