News Headlines Jul 19, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 19. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Buhari govt confused, incompetent to stem killings, says Obasanjo
2019 polls funds: PDP, senators oppose Buhari’s request for virement
FG unveils new national carrier, Nigeria Air, targets 81 routes
Saraki, Secondus, Ortom, others hold secret talks in Ilorin
Is Nigeria’s economy still vulnerable to oil price shocks?
NSC advises terminal operators to embrace automation
Maersk protests suspension of shipping operation
Empty containers flood Lagos ports, worsen traffic situation
Shortage of manpower threatening maritime business — Stakeholders
African judiciary workers commit to effective justice delivery
Lagos to engage Ikeja NBA in law reviews
FRSC, judiciary to set up mobile courts in Ondo
It’s tough to evaluate monetary value of criminal cases – Fashola
No country can survive without labour – Justice Adejumo
PDP loses case, to pay Modu-Sheriff wasted cost
N7.6bn fraud: Judge gets September deadline to conclude Kalu’s trial
World Bank earmarks $4m for Kwara health sector
AYG: Nigeria draw Morocco, Libya in football
Enyimba beat Williamsville 1-0 in Confed Cup
Senate declares two seats vacant, retains Dariye’s
Ortom is not leaving APC – Official
Buhari’s team, APC offer opposition parties N50m —ADC
Fayemi receives certificate of return from INEC
We have ‘facts’ on how election was rigged – PDP
APC lawmakers reject adjournment, to resume duties
Shop owners protest poor power supply, want IPP
Twins die in accident after visiting mother
Flood: Edo intensifies search for missing pupil
40-year-old driver absconds with N4.5m car
52-year-old trader arraigned on sodomy, remanded in prison
Fire guts Abia night club, bank office in Lagos
Issa Aremu declares bid for Kwara governorship
Migrants go missing in Mauritanian desert
INEC laments vote-buying in election
Police intimidation worrisome, Fayose cries out
Benue APC publicity secretary resigns from party
Edo Government gives communities disputing boundaries one month ultimatum
Erdogan files complaints against opposition leader, MPs over cartoon
NSC advises terminal operators to embrace automation
Maersk protests suspension of shipping operation
Empty containers flood Lagos ports, worsen traffic situation
Shortage of manpower threatening maritime business — Stakeholders
FG unveils new national carrier, Nigeria Air, targets 81 routes
Senate okays N348bn subsidy payment to oil marketers
oshua ready to prove his worth against Povetkin
Russia 2018 Tit Bits: A lesson for African (mis)leaders
Athletes kick as AFN hands off domestic competitions
New PB thrills Sasegbon
Teachers jailed for leaking and selling exam papers
Monitor children during holiday —LASG
Frank Lampard’s wife bans him from naming unborn child after football legends
Nigeria Nnedi Okorafor to write standalone book on Black Panther `Shuri’
Adesua commends Banky W’s open letter to ‘stalker’
Lagosians argue over whether height matters in relationships
At 86, first ever Miss Nigeria, Grace Oyelude, still rocks
Australian scientists develop new blood test for major skin cancer
Essential accessories for mobile photography
What next after Fayemi’s victory?
Nigeria and the illusions of integrity
Showing care for our senior citizens
What is the North doing about climate change?


(Updated): Ex-CJN Katsina-Alu is Dead
Tribute: Exit of Ex-CJN Who Would Have Been a Soldier
Katsina-Alu: A Bold Judge Whose Tenure was Bedeviled by Controversies
Rubio: Corruption’s a Human Rights Problem
Executive Order
Is Emergency Declaration on Corruption Enough?
Mohammed Advocates New Approaches for Realising 2030 Agenda
Kwara Expends N6.5bn on Water Reticulation in Eight Years
UN Finalises First Ever Global Compact for Migration
Cassava Growers Train Edo Farmers on Mechanisation, GAP
Royal Exchange Records N13bn Premium, Pays N3.4bn Claims
Flags in All Courts to be Flown at Half-mast in Honour…
Traditional Rulers: Nigeria’s Structural Foundation Deficient, Flawed
Fuel Subsidy: Senate Okays Payment Of N348bn to 74 Oil Marketing…
RCCG Donates Relief Materials to IDPs in Plateau
Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers of Chibok Schoolgirls
Woman Bags Three Years Imprisonment for Cutting Housewife’s Neck
Ortom Mourns Katsina-Alu
Buhari Nominates Mustapha as NDIC Chair
UN Finalises First Ever Global Compact for Migration
Osun APC Postpones Governorship Primary
Rescue Rivers from Bad Governance, Pro-APC Group Urges Youths
INEC Chairman Meets with RECs, Strategise ahead of Osun Election
Responding to Disease Outbreak
Ambode Advocates IMNCH Strategy in Tackling Maternal, Child Mortality
Total Takes Fight against Malaria to Rivers Communities
Stakeholders Call for End to Dental Amalgam
Experts Call for Collaboration against Autism in Nigeria
AITEO Threatens to Quit Nigeria Football
Special Olympics Nigeria to Represent Africa in Chicago
Enyimba Hit Top Spot with Slim Win over Williamsville FC
We Are Set to Host the Continent, Says Deputy Gov
Benitez Reveals Spain Wanted Him as Manager at Russia 2018
New Chelsea Boss, Sarri Vows to Improve Hazard
‘Let’s Kill All their Men…’

The Nation

Saraki, Wike, Tambuwal, Ortom in defection talks
I won’t disappoint Ekiti people, says Fayemi
Firms to get N348b fuel subsidy refund
Heads to roll as Fed Govt uncovers N62.555b fraud in NSITF
Former CJN Katsina-Alu dies at 76
Osun APC governorship primary now tomorrow
Senate probes Kachikwu over alleged oil/ gas sector deals
Northwest’s move to tackle common challenges
National carrier Nigeria Air unveiled in London
Lagos public school candidates yet to get WASSCE results
Truck, tanker drivers shun terminal because of N1,000 parking fee
Protesters march on EKEDC
Killings: Obasanjo attacks Buhari again
Kidnappers place N15m ransom on senatorial aspirant’s dad
Four die in Ogun road accidents
Ondo poly workers cry out for salary
UI wrong on Kunle Adebajo
‘Possessed’ student disrupts lecture
Medical students mourn victims of crises, accidents
Don: how Nigeria can benefit from intelligent transport system
AITEO threatens to quit Nigerian football
Korea Open: Quadri battles China’s Liang in first round
Joshua: I have 10 more years left in boxing
Eagles’ stars, others drag Warri Wolves to EFCC
Falconets jet out for training tour of Austria
Komanii 2018 Inter Orphanage Football Competition gets date
Jersey Scandal: Giwa led NFF rescues Flying Eagles
Controversy over Zamfara APC congresses
APC chieftain congratulates Fayemi
‘Oshiomhole should save Taraba APC from collapse’
‘Nature has answer to all ailments’
Best foot care tips for rainy season
Rheumatoid arthritis: Cell signaling and other likely causes (2)
Protesters march on EKEDC
Trader sent to Kirikiri for defiling boy
I am as guilty as charged, fake medical doctor tells court
Lagos to establish garment production hub
Private sector’s push for quality education
Caleb School celebrates WASSCE results
Old students to hold first meeting in 30 years
Eight FUNAAB alumni for training
Senate probes Kachikwu over alleged oil/ gas sector deals
Council stresses importance of tree planting
NOSDRA to SNEPCo: obey court order on Bonga oil spill
Lafarge rewards loyal customers

The Sun

Madumere’s supporters shutdown Owerri
Retired CJN, Katsina-Alu dies at 77
Just In: Aviation Minister unveils Nigeria Air
Breaking News : Police parade suspected Boko Haram commanders
2019 polls: FG seeks NASS approval for N242bn budget
Buhari woos ICC on fight against corruption
Total lockdown on Lagos highway
Ekiti election falls below global standards – Observers
Ekiti: We didn’t indulge in vote buying – PDP
Court-martial gives soldiers death sentence, jail terms
Northern, southern leaders lament wanton killings
Buhari should focus on challenges at home – Secondus
NYSC DG reads riot act to state coordinators
Nasarawa govt. failed to justify N309bn allocation in 6 years – PDP
Sule Lamido Faults Buhari on Campaign Promises
..says Buhari lacks moral Platform to honour Abiola
Why we signed MoU with other political parties – ADC
Aviation Minister unveils Nigeria Air
Nanotechnology will address critical problems in developing countries – Okwuosa
Etebo braces for tough Stoke City challenge
MultiChoice signs Iwobi as ambassador
Eagles stars drag club to EFCC
Workers to know new minimum wage August –TUC
How FG stopped Niger Delta militancy, IPOB plot – Osinbajo
Ugwuanyi inaugurates reconstructed historic Enugu Miliken Hill Road
IPOB urges Biafrans, Middle Belt southerners to boycott 2019 election
2019: Igbo in Lagos urged to obtain PVCs
Ekiti agog for Fayemi as he gets INEC’s certificate of return
EDITORIAL: Adamu Ciroma (1934 – 2018)


Group Urges Minister To Extend Road Project To Kuje Town
FG Unveils New National Carrier, Nigeria Air, In London
Gunmen Kill 30 In Zamfara
2019: Shehu Sani Abandons Guber Ambition
Panic In APC As Party Leadership Commences Staff Audit
2019: Unmasking Vice Presidential Hopefuls
Gathering Storm Against Gov Ortom In Benue
Alleged NYSC Certificate Forgery Against Finance Minister, Affront On Yoruba Race, Says Group
NGO Raises Funds For Education, Welfare Of 1,000 Orphans
Nigerian Engineers To Manage Abuja Rail Project – Opeifa
Presidency Urges Women With Disabilities To Improve Themselves
Guber Hopeful Donates Vehicles To APC In Gombe
N242bn Budget: Buhari Plotting To Frustrate 2019 Election, PDP Alleges
Opposition Members Ready To Join APC After Sheriff’s Appointment
I Want To Develop Oke-Ogun – Shina Peller
There’s Urgent Need To Tackle Killings – Olawepo-Hashim
Kaduna: Kagarko LG Chair, Vice, Appointees To Sacrifice 20% Salaries, Allowances
Day Plateau Lawmakers Showed Speaker, Majority leader Exit Door
FG Committed To Growing Viable Sugar Sector – NSDC
CBN To Fix Renminbi Auction Date Next Week
World Bank, FG Roll Out $200m Livestock Production Project
EU Hits Google With Hefty $5b Fine Over Android Dominance
2018 C’wealth Games: Obaseki Announces N7.5m Cash Reward For Athletes, Coaches
AYG: Team Nigeria’s Judokas Arrive Algiers
Manu Garba Trims Golden Eaglet To 40 Players Ahead Of MRI Test
Torgah, Olapade, Odoh, Niang For Sunshine Tour Tourney
EDITORIAL: Reviewing The Age Barrier In Recruitment
Senegal To Host 2019 WAFU Cup As Nigeria Gets Nod For 2021
Understanding The Aminu Masari Phenomenon
Final Whistle: Let’s Act As Solutions To Problem
Amnesty Programme And The Anti- corruption War
My Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Inclusion Of Private Providers Central To Boosting CPR – Stakeholders
Budget: UNICEF Tasks Nigeria On 15% Allocation To Health
NAFDAC Mulls Mobile Authentication Service For All Drugs
Woman Jailed For Cutting Housewife’s Neck With Razor Blade
Benue: Concerns As Measles, Malnutrition Take Toll On IDPs
SMEs Owners Protest Against Erratic Power Supply

The Guardian

Tankers’ unending siege to Lagos roads
UN envoy warns on deadlier herders-farmers crises
Afenifere, NEF, Ohanaeze, PANDEF leaders meet, vow to end bad governance
Senate begins probe of lease renewal in oil, gas sector
Niger Delta leaders reject PIGB, insist on PIB
Code of corporate governance 2018 supercedes CBN, SEC rules, says FRCN
Osinbajo visits flood disaster areas in Abeokuta, pledges FG immediate assistance
We need bridge builder as leader, say traditional rulers
Man nabbed for allegedly buying N77,500 phone with fake bank alert
Bring World Cup form to Old Trafford, Mourinho tells Pogba
Rooney speaks on career at Everton, Man Utd, England and MLS
I will rule boxing for 10 years, Anthony Joshua boasts
Alex Iwobi is MultiChoice brand ambassadorll
Hopes, challenges, as top African athletes gear up for Asaba 2018
Oxlade-Chamberlain ruled out for a full year
Consumers bear high spectrum costs in Nigeria, Ghana, others
Again, SEC warns Nigerians to desist from investing in Ponzi schemes
Real estate firm unveils new luxury project
OPS cautions government against tax increase for businesses
Editorial: Nigeria’s fuel consumption: Wilderness of unknowns
Battling male hair loss? Here’s what you really need to know
Heal the gut to heal your joint pain
Post-Helsinki summit Cold War echoes
Ekiti and the drama of power
Russia 2018: At last, the war is over!
Need for effective environmental regulators in Nigeria
My grouse with Buhari’s presidency, by Bukar
PDP alleges N242b election budget plot to frustrate 2019 polls
Group seeks legislation to stop vote buying, INEC to conduct four bye-elections
Fresh crisis hits Gombe APC as group sues party
Mitsubishi’s New Advertisement Is A HipHop Hit
David Cameron In Nigeria And Other Events In History
HND certificates’ long road to obliteration
British Council honours school
Stakeholders laud DEEPEN project, want it replicated in other states
UNILAG seeks police intervention in tackling sexual harassment saga
Understanding health benefits of herbal teas
Eating dinner before 9pm could cut risk of developing breast, prostate cancer by 20%
Stepping up efforts to tackle antimicrobial resistance
Community pharmacists advocate urgent reforms in health insurance

Daily Trust

Governor Bello condemns burning of Dino Melaye’s constituency projects
Stop killings or quit, leaders tell FG
Kwankwaso can’t contest presidency with Buhari in Kano – Sen. Gaya
Soldier feared killed as rival cult clashes in Makurdi
Our doors still open to Dogara, if … – Bauchi APC
Lagos-Ibadan rail: FG relocates Abeokuta train station
Long adjournment: APC, PDP lawmakers in war of words in Ekiti
Govts must be proactive in securing lives, properties of Nigerians — IBB
Nigerians in South Africa seek arrest, prosecution of killers
Ekiti guber: PDP asks INEC to declare Eleka winner
Chibok girls’ abduction: Police parade 22 insurgents
Governors meet to discuss FAAC deadlock, minimum wage
2019 elections: Saraki, Secondus, Tambuwal, Ortom, Wike, others meet
Fmr CJN Katsina-Alu dies at 76
Moghalu urges electorates to hold NASS accountable for good representation
Mustapha’s strike earns Enyimba victory over Williamsville
Oduduru, Joy top African Athletics Tour honours
Falconets depart for Austria for training tour tomorrow
Gunmen abduct 3 farmers in Abaji
Candido urges residents to pray for Nigeria
Abaji police division to become Area command
Grand alliance, Ekiti Election and 2019
The signal from Ekiti
A new world odour
Buhari’s executive order, AGF and senate revolt
Why history will be kind to Shettima
ERITREA: First direct Ethiopia-Eritrea flight in 20 years takes off..
THAILAND: Cave rescue boys relive ‘moment of miracle’..
Editorial : Resolving the FAAC stalemate
FG to take over 17 year-old uncompleted Nasarawa dam
37 years on, Suleja In’t hotel still uncompleted
FMBN finally revives Igbogbo/Bayeku housing scheme


APC postpones governorship primaries in Osun
Ekiti varsity VC denies arrest over alleged electoral violence
Osun 2018: Omisore emerges SDP governorship candidate
Court restrains Kwara PDP chairman, exco from parading
PDP condemns burning, vandalisation of Melaye’s schools
Arrogance will destroy APC ―Senator Sani
SMEs owners storm Eko Disco, protest against poor electricity supply
Rep to probe black marketing of mint naira notes
Al-makura, highest FG allocation earner, but nothing to show ―Nasarawa PDP
Saraki meets with PDP leaders in Ilorin
FRSC to commence mobile court in Ondo
Ondo police kill suspect who escapes from custody in gun duel
Court remands three persons in prison over murder in Ondo
Migrant rescue boat heads for Spain with bodies, shunning Italy
South Africa, Obama mark Mandela centennial with charity
India: 2 buildings collapse, several feared trapped
Thai cave boys tell world of ‘miracle’ rescue
‎Avoid Ponzi Schemes, SEC warns Nigerians
NBS seeks cooperation of respondents on MSMEs survey
CBN injects fresh $210m
Rising cost of debt servicing, worrisome ―NECA
Ondo State Govt to rid health sector of quacks
Gynaecologist advises couples on fertility preservation for future childbearing
WHO to create makeshift clinics in Plateau IDP camps
That hoarseness could be symptom of head, neck cancers —­Expert
Preparing your daughter for first menstruation
Nigerian banks see huge risks in aviation —Ibe
Foreign airlines recognise Dana Air as ‘best customer friendly domestic airline’
‘AIB, UNILAG partner to save Nigeria huge capital flights’

Confusion over waivers as demurrage crisis rocks seaports
‘Four containers on transit from Apapa to Kaduna disappears’
Shippers council to audit terminal operators transaction records
Utazi, best vegetable for diabetes –Scientists
Again, NANS’s factional presidents emerge
We will make Nigeria proud —Team manager, Niger State Schools Debate
Tech-U VC wins Pan-African Excellence in Leadership award
EDITORIAL: The 2018 World Cup
Of fuel tankers and infernos
Controlling population with family planning
Buhari confused, left Nigeria adrift ―Obasanjo


Jonathan In Closed-Door Meeting With IBB
Sasegbon Targets High Marks In High Jump
Why I’m In The Race—ANN Presidential Aspirant
The Colour Of Party Ideology (2)
Osun Central Leaders Accuse Govt Of Coercion
Female Leaders Change The Way Global Solutions Are Forged —Honourable Onwudiwe
Senate Probes Alleged Oil Lease Renewal Fraud
Why Iwo Should Produce Osun Gov, Youth Group
Osun 2018: APC Postpones Primary
World Population Day: NGO Says Family Planning Is Key To Save Women’s Lives
NOA Stakeholders Meeting: Police Read Riot Act To Political Parties
Tension In Imo Varsity Over Free Education
FG Pledges Support For Ogun Flood Victims
Igboezue To Buhari: Prevail On EFCC To Stop Innoson’s Ordeal
WSICE 84: How Abia Student, Onyemelukwe Beat 83 Others To Win Soyinka Essay Competition
Africa Law Practice (ALP) Admits Two New Partners
Asaba 2018 AAC: Oduduru, Udoh-Gabriel, Others ‘Disvirgin’ Stephen Keshi Stadium
Herdsmen-farmers’ clashes now deadlier, says UN
Obasanjo tackles Buhari again, says Govt confused
Lagos at standstill as over 12,000 trucks choke roads
Again over 30 killed in raids on Zamfara villages
Nigeria Air a business, not a social service – FG
2019: Saraki, Tambuwal, Lamido, Secondus, other PDP leaders meet in Ilorin
Herdsmen kill 6 persons who brought alleged stolen cows to market
Osun 2018: APC plotting to disrupt our primary — PDP
StarTimes bags exclusive rights for ICC in Africa
Etebo makes first Stoke City debut in pre-season game defeat to Bochum
Hazard, Courtois futures in Chelsea board’s hands says Sarri
Relationship : I want a virgin for a wife because … Twitter user
Film adaptation of ‘Imagine This’ by Nigerian-British novelist underway
Nigerian fashion brand to release collection inspired by Fela, Mandela
Marvel Comics asks Nnedi Okorafor to write Black Panther `Shuri’ standalone book
Tiwa Savage’s ‘Vibe’ video hits No 1 spot on YouTube
Florida Harrison White signs deal as brand ambassador for CQ beauty Haven
AfDB, Afreximbank partner to boost SMEs
Wanted armed robbery suspect identified by victim he robbed over night in hospital in Ondo
9-year-old Emmanuella launches mobile app
LUTH inducts 186 doctors, dentists


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