News Headlines Aug 10, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 10, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

I didn’t need WAEC result for admission into US varsity —Adeleke
EFCC grills ex-DSS DG Ekpenyong who Daura shielded from arrest
Govt demolishes nine-storeyed structure for not having approval
IG writes Osinbajo, requests to search Daura’s house
Scientists recommend eating of crickets to stay healthy
The cabal mentality
House of Reps 2019: Ondo PDP leadership adopts Mimiko’s aide
EFCC unfreezes Benue accounts, Ortom thanks Nigerians
Ronaldo, Messi, Salah listed for champions League awards
PenCom restores 25% lump sum payment to retirees
Banning of my song by NBC is hilarious – Falz
Anambra begins arrest of aspirants without tax clearance
Outrage as unknown woman drops day-old baby in dustbin
10 feared killed as robbers attack banks in Edo
I’ll contest gov election under APC, says Alhassan
Defection: APC attacks Saraki again, calls him a traitor, betrayer
Patient beats MD, nurses at psychiatric hospital, workers protest
Police accuse instrumentalist coming from vigil of robbery
Police foil fraud, arrest suspects in Niger
Three feared killed in Adamawa cattle market attack
Cross River bye-election: Police parade 12 cultists over planned disruption
13 burnt to death in Rivers road accident
Three arrested with 40 bags of hemp
Saraki should step down for sake of morality —Sagay
I won’t contest any post in 2019 –Lai Mohammed
Osun: INEC tackles vote-buying, bars phones at polling booths
Vote out parties that have failed Nigeria, Falae counsels
Imo residents get two-day public holiday for registration, PVC collection
Ortom vs Ikyange: Court fixes August 15 for ruling on jurisdiction
PenCom restores 25% lump sum payment to retirees
Stocks hit nine-month low on mixed earnings, elections
Power grid collapse persists, drops twice in two months
$43m debt: Shareholders reject sale of 9Mobile
What to do when your bank closes your account
Pension assets rise to N8.23tn
B’Haram attacks: Shake-up in army, top commanders redeployed
Food fortification: FG, BMGF, Dangote, others intensify efforts
Ronaldo, Messi, Salah listed for champions League awards
Mourinho worried as Premier League kicks off
France 2018: Falconets reignite hopes, beat Haiti 1-0
Government intervenes in Ondo FA crisis
Meadow Group hails Amokachi
EPL: Winners and losers from the transfer window
ADC celebrates outstanding pupils
Nigeria needs a technology-driven curriculum – Sanusi
Holidays not periods for formal education – Proprietor
Winners in 2018 Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition emerge
Education is the bedrock of any society – Adebule
‘Pupils should be taught positive societal values’
AFRIMA judges arrive Nigeria
Encounter with President Macron has boosted my career– Ara Thunder
I don’t use drugs – Terry Apala
With Adisa, agidigbo is a song of life
From campuses, a bunch of promises
CT scans may increase risk of brain cancer – Study
A case for affordable anti-hypertensive drugs
Why weight loss produces remission of type 2 diabetes
Discover some valuable features on Twitter
Samsung unveils new smartphone
Video websites you need to know about
Editorial: Education: Summit can’t fix funding gaps, priority does
Nigerian politicians as kalo kalo players
The wanton siege to the National Assembly
ICC with its many enemies and few friends


IG Submits Interim Report on Daura to Acting President
45 Political Parties Pay Solidarity Visit to Saraki Claim FG wants to freeze Senate’s account APC insists Senate president must step down
Boko Haram Kills 17 Soldiers, NEMA Staff
Osinbajo Intervenes in Total’s $16bn Egina Oilfield Dispute
Onnoghen Gets 2018 Michael Hill Prize for Criminal Law Reform
Buhari May Emerge APC Consensus Candidate for 2019 Election
Osinbajo, Others in Daura for APC Rally
I Won’t Reply Obasanjo, Says Atiku
Falconets Whip Haiti 1-0 to Keep Q’final Hope Alive
EFCC Arrests, Grills ex-DSS DG Ekpeyong
Boko Haram Kills 17 Soldiers, NEMA Staff
National Assembly to Reconvene Next Tuesday, Says Deputy Speaker
FMBN Begins Implementation of Revised Conditions for Accessing Housing Loans
Binji Appointed CCNN MD
Lawmakers Pledge Speedy Passage of NDIC Amendment Bill
Collaborate More for Benefits of Investors, SEC Boss Urged Securities Exchanges
FG’s Revenue Dwindles as Customs Abandon N20bn Worth of Cars
Why FG May Not Be Willing to Complete New Airport Terminals
Remain a Loyal PDP Member, Says Senator Aduda
Changing Benue’s Bloody Narrative
Dr. Chinny Obinwanne: Babies Not Well Breastfed Are Exposed to Multiple Health Issues
Fashion Designer Celebrates Nigerian Heroines in New Collection
Coy Raises Stakes for ‘Mum of the Year’ Competition
Rotary Club Lagos Island Installs New President
DSS Restores Sanity at NFF, Ikpeme Brutalised
Why Nigerians Won’t See Next English FA Cup Live
Summer Transfer: Courtois Seals Six-year Deal at Real Madrid
CAA President, Kalkaba, Commends Asaba 2018 LOC
NFF Electoral Committee Amends 2018 Electoral Timetable
As Predicted By The PDP

The Nation

More pressure on Saraki to quit Senate presidency
Shareholders: don’t sell 9mobile over $43m debt
$2.1b arms deal: EFCC arrests ex-DSS boss
Saraki should resign as a matter of honour, says Sagay
Ambode, Amosun, Gowon, Akiolu, others felicitate with Williams at 99
Truce between Olubadan, high chiefs excites mogajis
BPE: why Fed Govt is holding on to 40% stake in DisCos
Two minors found wandering in Anambra
Maj Gen Onoja @ 70: AANI dimension
Buhari greets Atta, Onoja on birthdays
Father of quintuplets seeks help
Benue APC assurs aspirants of equal opportunity
Saudi fraudsters defraud pilgrims of BTAs
National Assembly ‘ll keep defending democracy, says Senate president
Commissioner seeks review of Universal Health Coverage
VAR, goal line technology for 2018/2019 LaLiga Santander
France 2018: Falconets record first win, defeat Haiti 1-0
Taraba 2019: Who wears the crown?
Katsina North poll: It’s Kaita vs Kaita
2019: Ondo PDP adopts ex-commissioner for House of Reps
Mr Dutch features Reekado Banks in ‘Fire Down’
Kate Henshaw excited by AMAA nomination
BBNaija’s Cee-C gets acid attack threat
Fed Govt seeks more awareness on fistula elimination
NGO partners monarchs on medication for children, women
Firm reiterates commitment to healthy living
MAN: reforms not helping manufacturing
TUC urges Fed Govt on affordable housing for workers
Collaboration key to skills development,says ITF chief
Adebule lauds Peak 456 Milk

The Sun

France 2018: Hope rising as Nigeria defeats Haiti 1-0
APC, Saraki fight
Osinbajo to Nigerians: Resist moves to return ‘looters’ to power
Freezing Akwa Ibom, Benue accounts grievous offence – Wike
EFCC arrests, frees ex-DSS boss, Ekpeyong, unfreezes Benue govt accounts
NASS invasion: IGP indicts senators, politicians in report to Osinbajo
House of Reps reconvenes next week, Senate expected to follow
12 killed in Edo failed bank robbery
MTN to list on NSE by May 2019 – Danbatta
Why I disappeared from the music scene – Faze
Chelsea ‘yanks off’ Victor Moses giant poster
Moses Simon dazzles in Levante debut
Ahead of his official debut for La Liga Nigeria Judokas shine at African Championships
MTN to list on NSE by May 2019 – Danbatta
Jaiz Bank to disburse $20m to SMEs
FG disburses $375m to farmers
…To save $22bn via import substitution
Akwa Ibom denies renaming Godswill Akpabio Stadium
Leicester land £13m Benkovic amids Maguire to Man Utd rumours
China to prosecute ex-official ‘obsessed with divination’
Awesome Brands Magazine’s awards holds August 31
100 golfers set for NHF Charity tourney
Ukiwe tasks Igbo living in Lagos on unity
Oyo 2019: Moneybags’ll lose deposits –Adelabu
LAUTECH: Warning strike may snowball to full blown if… –ASUU
Delta 2019: Arewa community adopts Okowa
NEC urges Enugu State residents to collect remaining PVCs
EDITORIAL: New political realignments
Traders dare govt, take over Ilorin streets
Dissecting Nigeria’s leadership challenge
ECOWAS – ECCAS: Good thinking
Desecration of the altar of lawmaking
Saraki as Buhari’s Achilles’ heel
Why you can’t succeed as an island
Debauchery ravaging Nigerian politics

Daily Trust

Police chief seeks Osinbajo’s nod to search Daura’s house
Invasion: APC Reps demand probe, back Buhari for 2019
Nigerians in final scramble for voter card as window closes
Why Saraki can’t resign as Senate President – Bafarawa
DisCos extort N2 trillion yearly from power users, consumer group claims
Sack APC members with opposition in their blood – Kaduna group
APC thriving on illegality – Falae
Deadline Day Transfer: Arsenal offer £92m for Barcelona’ Ousmane Dembele
BREAKING: DSS to review all cases of unlawful detentions, human right abuses
Tinubu lied, we have no plan to impeach Buhari – PDP senators
Why Saraki can’t lead senate again — APC
EFCC quizzes former DSS boss Ita Ekpeyong
APC, PDP test strength in Buhari’s base tomorrow
Mortgage bank announces new conditions for housing loans
12 killed as robbers attack banks, police station in Edo
EFCC quizzes former DSS boss Ita Ekpeyong
Mortgage bank announces new conditions for housing loans
12 killed as robbers attack banks, police station in Edo
Emirs seek total eradication of polio-
Corruption: Ribadu, others want stronger protection for whistle blowers
Grooving Oshiomhole entertains Katsina crowd
Falconets pip Haiti to keep hope alive
..Man City beat Man Utd, Liverpool to sign Nigerian goalkeeper..
Quadri, Alexey, Benedek, others begin Nigeria Open title chase
Stocks to 9-month low on mixed earnings, political risk.
Manufacturers, banks seek free registration for start-ups, long-term dev’t plan
…Commercial papers will increase credit flow to economy – Analyst
FCT to receive 8,828 IDPs from Kogi, Nasarawa
APC tasks Kwali party executives on commitment to duty
I’m still in PDP – Aduda
The Daura Affair and threats to the democratic order
Reflections on DSS’s siege of National Assembly
Between Nigeria’s political heroes and the rest of us
2019 and the Southern Borno conundrum
Between economic waste and African economies
Ministers ‘rehearse for death of the Queen’ for the first time.
Man with no arms arrested for stabbing tourist with scissors.
PALESTINE: Pregnant woman and child killed as Israel attacks Gaza
Editorial : Revival of Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri rail line

The Guardian

EFCC raids house, arrests former DSS boss Ekpeyong
Eminent citizens celebrate accounting guru, Akintola Williams at 99
Sea pirates attack on crude oil tankers rise
Does anti-graft agency have constitutional powers to freeze government treasuries?
EU flays blockage of National Assembly, wants security forces to be neutral
NDDC cancels projects worth N200 billion in Niger Delta
Man collapses in middle of the road at Oshodi
National Assembly to reconvene next week, may approve N228.8b for 2019 polls
SSG misled me to sack one of my commissioners, says Umahi
Nnadozie saves Falconets’ blushes as Nigeria beats Haiti 1-0
Asaba 2018: Africa guilty of high expectations
NFF panel releases amended electoral timetable
Pogba still happy at United, insists Mourinho
Pochettino faces acid test after Spurs’ transfer woes
Everton busiest Premiership side as transfer window closes in England
Davido Drops Much Anticipated “Nwa Baby”
Five Films That Were Adapted From Best Selling Books
NCC offers N3b subsidy initiative for InfraCos
Banks’ customers lose fortunes as insiders mine data for fraudsters
NCAA probes security breach, runway invasion at Sokoto airport
Experts worry over rising cyber security poverty line in Nigeria
Editorial: That N200 billion for sugar importation
Nigeria, a nation at war with itself
The soldier, slippered pantaloon, Nigerian youth and political participation
The temporal nature of power
Fine tooth-comb for Ekiti
‘It is unfair to say Buhari is undefeatable’
‘I’m not Buhari’s, governor’s anointed candidate’
KOWA presidential hopeful calls for police accountability
NCC, INEC plan strategy on electronic transmission, result collation in 2019
Sidmach celebrates first-set of appfactory graduate interns
Avanti communications, master distributor sign contract for HYLAS 4 with iWayAfrica
21st Century Technologies makes history with First MTCS certification in Africa
Phillips Consulting unveils intellect digital solution to transform banking

New Telegraph

National Assembly reconvenes Tuesday to consider INEC budget
EFCC arrests ex-DSS DG Ita Ekpeyong
12 Killed as Robbers Unleash Terror In Edo
No plan to dump APC by 2019- Al-Hassan
DSS to review rights abuses, unlawful detention – Acting DG
Saraki hosts chairmen of ’45 political parties’
PHOTOS: Osinbajo, Tinubu, others in Daura for APC rally
Impeach Saraki, APC tells Senators
2019: The women after Buhari’s job
APC to Saraki: You’re a traitor, unfit for leadership
MTN Nigeria generates N457bn in 6 months
DSS vows to end rights abuses, unlawful detentions
Arms scandal: EFCC quizzes ex-DSS DG, Ekpenyong
Dizziness while standing could raise dementia risk
Ekweremadu’s travails amid growing solidarity
Naval officer, 16 others die in Rivers, Niger auto crashes
MTN Nigeria generates N457bn in 6 months
Naval officer, 16 others die in Rivers, Niger auto crashes
I was detained with my six-month-old baby
Psychiatric patient attacks CMD, doctor, nurses
Boko Haram kills NEMA official, destroys excavator
Gang-rape, debauchery, blood oath and more
Dickson loses mum
2019: The women after Buhari’s job
CBN’s Anchor Borrowers game changer
Challenging world of young entrepreneurs
Capitalisation: Market share to determine underwriters’ potential
NIRSAL to youths: Explore agric potentials
Aruna, other top seeds step out at ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open
FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Falconets stop Haiti
Al-Nassr to unveil Ahmed Musa in grand style today
DSS men return to Glass House
Pinnick delivers masterstroke
Leicester target Man United’s scalp as EPL season kicks-off
I worked without pay as Broadcaster-Ireti
Young rapper, Megabyte, inspires me – Femi Otedola
Wizkid announces release date for Made In Lago
Cold Stone partners media to promote Nigerian value
Lagos agog for Music & Message Concert
Hounding of political dissenters
Take exclusive breast feeding seriously, Ambode tells mothers


45 Parties Rally Support For Saraki Over Impeachment Plot
After Daura’s Sack, EFCC Grills Ex-DSS Boss, Ekpeyong
NCC, INEC Meet Over Electronic Collation Of 2019 Elections
NASS Siege: Saraki Has No Pact With Sacked DSS DG Daura, Says Frank
Over 1,000 APC Members Defect To PDP In Akwa Ibom
Stop Parading Yourself As APC Chairman, Kwara APC Warns Bolarinwa
C‎BN, LYNX Pushes For More Financial Devt For Nigerian Youths
Love Gone Sour: How 3 Women Were Murdered By Their Fiancés In Edo
The Parable Of SABC And General Electric
Northern Traditional Barbers And Their Place In The Modern World
CBN, LYNX Seek Diversification Of Financial Education For Youths
Nigeria To Expand Cultural Relations With ASEAN Countries – Onyeama
My Second Term Bid Not Threatened By Impunity – Ortom
NASS Siege: IGP Reports To Osinbajo, Indicts Daura
2019: Bafarawa Pledges Allegiance To PDP
Stop Parading Yourself As APC Chairman, Kwara APC Warns Bolarinwa
My Second Term Bid Not Threatened By Impunity – Ortom
MTN Pays 60% Of N330bn Fine
Naira Firms Against Dollar At Parallel Market
GM Squeezes Pounds And Pennies To Attack Ford’s Pickup Profit Machine
Write On Currency Notes, Go To Jail
I Turned Down Bigger Offers To Join Real Madrid – Courtois
Australian Golfer Jarrod Lyle Dies At 36
Why Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie’s Divorce Battle Lingers
Scott Disick Happy For Kourtney Kardashian Over Breakup With Younes
EDITORIAL: Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu – Exit Of A Jurist
Bauchi Mammoth Crowd As Validation Of APC’s Stewardship
Abacha Loot: $17M Legal Fee And Integrity Test
Person Seen Last With Deceased Bears Full Responsibility For His Death’
Doctors We Amire (DOWA)
Love Gone Sour: How 3 Women Were Murdered By Their Fiancés In Edo
NASS Siege: IGP Reports To Osinbajo, Indicts Daura
Ribadu Urges Synergy In Fight Against Corruption
EFCC To Intensify Fight Against Cybercriminals, Magu Assures FBI
2019: I Won’t Contest Any Elective Office – Lai Mohammed
IGP Pledges Police Loyalty To Commission
12 Killed In Edo Bank Robbery


Dino Absent In Court Over ‘Health’ Issue
2019 Governorship: Buhari Supports My Ambition- Aisha AlHassan
Halting Age Fraud In Nigerian Football
Revalidation Exercise: Bayelsa PDP Lauds Members, Sues For Peace
Millions Troop To Convention’s Holy Ghost Service
R-APC Members, Kwankwaso Supporters In Edo Defect From APC
When Foreign Policy Does Not Protect Citizens
Lagos-Badagry Expressway: Alternative Route Abandoned After Spending N1.2bn
Delta SDP Faults DSS Over Invasion Of NASS
Delta APC: Ogboru, Emerhor Factions Vow To Keep Fighting
The Parable Of SABC And General Electric
Edo APC: Deadlock As Oshiomhole Postpones Peace Talks
Alleged BRIBERY: Kano House Exonerates Dangote, Emir Sanusi
Saraki Not Good Example For Political Leadership – APC
10 Feared Killed As Armed Men Invade Igarra Banks
Aug 15 For Ruling On Impeached Benue Speaker’s Suit
FIFA U-20 Women W/C: Nigeria Pip Haiti
Why Presidency ordered probe of Daura, Oke, Ekpenyong
Woman gives birth to quintuplets in Awka
State of the nation: Why Nigeria lacks good leadership — Olorode, Igini, Atsenuwa
NASS siege: How Daura, sacked DSS DG, connived with top politicians to embarrass FG-IGP
Why I can’t become CAN president, says Adeboye
Bukola Saraki not fit to remain as Senate President, APC insists
NASS siege: PDP hired thugs should be prosecuted – Edo Rep
Detention: DSS to review position on Dasuki, other detainees – Acting D
Produce Kanu, de-proscribe us for peace to reign—IPOB
N242bn budget for 2019 election may be passed by NASS next week – Mahmood
Breaking: Sacked DSS boss, Lawal Daura to remain under House arrest – presidency
Edo APC: Deadlock as Oshiomhole postpones peace talks
2 S-East govs to join APC before 2019 election—Okorocha
FIFA U-20 Women W/C: Nigeria pip Haiti
You must score against United, Leicester boss tells Iheanacho
CAF Confed Cup: Enyimba coach hopeful of advancing
Moses Simon will shine in Spain, says La Liga rep
English FA Cup blackout imminent for Nigerian fans
Court dissolves 8-year-old marriage over deception
Court dissolves 20-yr-old marriage over sexual starvation, adulterous lifestyle
Tonto Dikeh : Her controversies, weaknesses, new faith
Mr Dutch, Reekado Banks, turn on fire in new single ‘Fire Down’
Ras Kimono burial begins Aug 17th
Ryanne John Lashes introduced all variables in Nigeria, says Maryanne Obichukwu
Ambode okays LagosReads Competition to boost reading culture
30% broadband target: Telcos yet to access NCC’s N3bn subsidy for broadband provision
Seek professional help when depressed, Experts urge Nigerians
Some Nigerian communities face radiation risk, says CAR’s director
Miners demand FG’s attention on human capacity devt


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