News Headlines Nov 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Alleged N33bn fraud: Reps demand NEMA DG’s sacking, accuse Osinbajo of illegal approval
Minimum wage: Court gives FG, Labour till Jan 30 to submit report
Adams Oshiomhole to face further DSS questioning
Outrage over FG’s claim of spending N3.5m monthly to feed El-Zakzaky
Amorous man takes home male disguised as a woman
We can have a downward review of minimum wage
DSS arrests IS bomb expert, 10 kidnappers
I’ve no plan to quit teaching for acting – Saka
CBN, MTN near deal over $8.1bn fund transfer
Ganduje bribery videos: Contractor ready to testify before assembly panel
AFCON: Ex-Eagles stars slam Rohr over Aniyikaye invitation
‘Man United didn’t deserve Juve win’
Police arraign tenant for renovating house without landlord’s consent
Strike: Okebukola pleads with ASUU
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Obey the rule of law, British envoy tells Shi’ites, security agencies
Police discover mass grave with 200 bodies
Chinese firm allegedly sacks workers over refusal to practise Buddhism
I haven’t been paid for selling newborn’s placenta to cleric – Suspect
NSCDC arrests car thief who hid for two years
Three dead, five missing as boat capsizes in Lagos
Fake clearing agent defrauds customer of N6.7m
Imo police nab suspected cultists for killing woman
Primaries’ crises: Reps probe alleged abuses by political parties, INEC
Aworis allege marginalisation in Lagos
El-Rufai appoints running mate, Hadiza, Senior Adviser-Counsellor
PDP elders reaffirm Fayose as leader, urge support
Widow wins husband’s legislative seat before election
Supreme Court bars Rivers APC chairman, Flag-Amachree, from medical trip
INEC releases candidates’ names for bye-elections in Katsina, Bauchi, two other states
Minimum wage: President never mentioned any figure –Femi Adesina
Govs, INEC violated Electoral Act during parties’ primaries, Reps allege
CBN, MTN near deal over $8.1bn fund transfer
Retirees payments stopped over empty pension accounts, PenCom intervenes
US, France, others show interest in Nigeria Air – FG
Dangote Group’s revenue’ll hit $30bn by 2020 ― Dangote
Nigerian banks must reform to survive fintech revolution – Osinbajo
Nigeria servicing debt with more than 50% revenue – IMF
We’ve given Falcons AWCON kits – NFF
NUGA boss laments poor funding
League hotshot Lokosa grabs Eunisell Boot Award, N3.8m
Iwobi hails Emery over Arsenal’s fine form
9.3million pupils, 26 states captured in school feeding programme – FG
State of emergency: Experts urge FG to implement policies
Ondo spent N2bn on 175 primary schools – Akeredolu
‘Pupils need knowledge of economy to survive’
Okorocha releases N2.86bn for reconstruction of schools
HCCOGA donates Math laboratory to alma mater
Three finalists emerge in Ken Saro-Wiwa Prize for Review
Enwonwu’s Tutu on display at Art X Lagos, 40 years after
Gunmen attack Femi Adebayo’s vehicle
Missy Elliot becomes first female artiste nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame
Ex-BBN star survives ghastly accident
Questions that people ask about diabetes mellitus
Beware, insufficient sleep may cause dehydration
‘Fruits are the alternatives to sugar, not honey’
Restore harmony in pharmacy profession, AHAPN tells new PSN president
Two million Nigerians currently receiving AIDS treatment, says NACA
Solutions to poor home Internet connection
Editorial: Lagos gridlock and Operation Velvet
When life throws mud at you
Akinkugbe: The unfinished task of revitalising the health sector

The Nation
U.S. sure of credible elections in 2019
Three die, five missing in Lagos boat accident
MTN sues Fed Govt for N3b
2019 poll: Buhari vows harsh verdict for Atiku
IMF warns Nigeria on debt service
Judge declines request to order Ekweremadu’s arrest
2019 poll: Buhari vows harsh verdict for Atiku
Echoes of a Prince’s visit to Nigeria
690 power equipment retrieved from ports
How I will fight corruption, by Olawepo-Hashim
Fallout of APC primaries: Lagos East Senatorial Leaders begin reconciliation
Minister clears air on suspension of National Carrier
Minimum Wage Saga: Stiff judgment awaits you at polls, Presidency tells Atiku group
Ekiti APC slams Fayose for supervising ‘decay’ of utilities
Salvador urges APC’s unity ahead of 2019
African Player of the Month: SuperSport Picks Aubameyang
Call IOCs to order over anti-labour practices, union urges NNPC
Dangote unveils new products at exhibition, employs 500,000
Boosting hibiscus export
C: AVA II Nigeria counts gains
Equities rebound with N44b gain
Committee introduces new events to boost Ikorodu Oga Day
Firm marks 10th anniversary with health walk
Assembly decries state of abattoirs
Brothers arraigned for ‘forgery, land grabbing’
Family holds cancer screening for 200 after losing relative
Why codeine is addictive, by ex-pharmacy chief
Pharmacists challenge council on more spaces for interns, other issues
Novo Nordisk introduces new diabetes product
‘Use of polystyrene items by food vendors destructive to environment’
Designed for good, thrives on evil
Editorial: Kogi as mirror
98-year-old Rivers monarch advises Fed Govt
Restoring Maritime Academy’s lost tradition
Edo remodels 20 Primary Health Centres
A boost for construction in Niger Delta coastal communities
Law school: Bayelsa graduates cry to Dickson for help
Akwa Ibom: Udom’s service to God and humanity


2019 Election: We Have No Preferred Presidential Candidate, Says US
VON DG Calls for Oshiomhole’s Resignation
Minimum Wage: Buhari Didn’t Mention Any Figure, Says Presidency
Anambra Monarchs Caution EFCC over Innoson Motors’ Boss
Urges Buhari to wade into Innoson, GTB crisis
UNICEF Adolescent Nutrition Programme Launched in Delta
PDP Supporters Abandon Igbinedion for APC
Army Repels Boko Haram Attack in Yobe
Akwa Ibom Plans Trust Fund for Security Personnel
Wike Berates FG for Stopping Prince Charles’ Planned Visit to Niger Delta
Patrick Agbambu: The African Security Torch Bearer
The Chronicles, a Historical Movie on Mbaise, Makes Debut at the Cinemas
Kanekalon Offers Free Hair Service at Lagos Trade Fair
Governor Amosun Set to Host CNN’s Amanpour in Abeokuta
Abuja Karate Board Elects Umeohia Nnaedu as Chairman
Akinrowo Brings Irish Director to Nollywood for Caged in the Creeks
AGN Honours Nollywood Veterans
Osinbajo, Tinubu, Others to Attend Association of Friends 40th Anniversary
Lalong, Runsewe, Stakeholders to Drive Plateau Economy with Culture and Tourism
On Akpabio’s Challenge in Akwa Ibom
How Buhari Copied the Good in the PDP
Corruption: PDP Urges NIA, DSS, Interpol to Track Oshiomhole
VON DG Calls for Oshiomhole’s Resignation
Use Your Votes to Elect Credible Candidates, Cleric Urges Nigerians
INEC Releases Names of Candidates for Nov. 17 By-elections
N2.82trn to Hit Money Market in November
FG Plan Roadshow Ahead of $2.8bn Eurobond Sale
Report: Nigeria Leads in Piracy Attacks in Gulf of Guinea
High Air Fare Attributed to Poor Supply, Distribution of Aviation Fuel
Declaration of Emergency on Enugu Airport
Maritime Silk Road as Game Changer for Global Transport
Lokosa Gets Eunisell’s N3.8m, Trophy as NPFL Top Scorer
Onyekuru Replaces Injured Ighalo
LMC Chairman, Dikko, to Commission CAF Champions League Finals
Crystal Palace, Wolves, Others Scramble for ‘Embattled’ Victor Moses
Zenith Bank B’ball League: Increase in Prize Money Excites Participants
3rd Lagos Women Race Holds Saturday
Fireworks in Rades as Esperance Hosts Al Ahly in Final Battle
Europa: Giroud’s Goal Sends Chelsea Through to Last 32
Abuja Karate Board Elects Umeohia Nnaedu as Chairman
Akinrowo Brings Irish Director to Nollywood for Caged in the Creeks
AGN Honours Nollywood Veterans

The Sun

Outrage over El-Zakzaky’s N3.5m monthly feeding
2 varsity students killed in Benue cult clashes
3 die, 5 missing in Lagos boat tragedy
Supreme Court stops Rivers APC chair from going abroad
Reps probe INEC, political parties over party primaries
You’re unpopular, Okorocha replies Uzodinma
Minimum wage: Buhari’ll follow due process – Presidency
Pro-Biafra group pays homage to Obi of Onitsha
Stop complaining, your time almost up, Fayose tells Buhari
2019: Enugu people don’t need absentee senator – Ezeh, APC candidate
Defections: Akwa Ibom PDP accuses APC of forging signatures
How I was robbed of victory by APC NWC – Rahmon
2019: People will vote personality, not party – Ogbonna
2019: Only God can stop my re-election, says Emmanuel
FG debunks investing $8.8m on Nigeria Air project
Nigeria plans London roadshow ahead of $2.8bn Eurobond sale –Sources
Reform or die, Osinbajo urges Nigerian banks
Nigeria to grow by 1.9% due to fewer disruptions in oil production-IMF
SMEs must focus inwards to sustain Nigeria’s economic growth
‘Manchester United did nothing to deserve victory’ – Ronaldo
Szczesny slammed by ex-Man Utd stars for role in Juventus loss
Mayweather says ‘never agreed’ to fight Japanese kickboxer
Neymar: I deserve referee respect
AFCON Qualifier: Rohr may unleash teen sensation on Bafana
Infantino set to bar stars from World Cup
Azarenka reunites with former coach
Ronaldo left out again by Portugal
Tottenham’s Dembele ruled out until New Year
Manchester derby offers United chance to halt City march
Bayern under pressure to deliver against leaders Dortmund
Not having father figure affected me negatively – Abimbola Davies, author
Camila Cabello Biggest Winner At 2018 MTV Europe Music Award | See Full Winners List
Day Nollywood stormed Abuja for MAFAA
Tuface weeps as wife, Annie Idibia-Pero Adeniyi, his baby mama settle rift
The World Bank confirms Obiano’s strides in governance
How you can control your blood pressure with diet
Amniotic fluid embolismWike: Greatness in serving, culture of unity
Militants’ chameleonic request…
A drive to Apapa and through Apapa to see the rot that is Nigeria
USA and Midterm global reset
Banning Okada, Keke operations in FCT
Towards securitisation of intellectual property rights
FG must dialogue with ASUU
Buhari mourns Emir of Nassarawa
Thousand Oaks: At least 12 killed at California bar shooting
Ondo govt promotes 14,016 civil servants
How I broke into Malaysian film industry – Abbey Abimbola (Cracky Don)
FG debunks investing $8.8m on Nigeria Air project


2019 Polls: If Nigeria Fails, Africa Fails – US
Army Foils Boko Haram Attack In Yobe
Minimum Wage: Court Orders FG, Labour To Submit Negotiation Report
Intrigues That Threw Up Uzodimma As Imo APC Governorship Candidate
Senator Tackles Colleaque Over Anti-Fayose Meeting
BREAKING: Emir Of Nasarawa, Hassan Abubakar II Dies At 83
Shiite: Amnesty International Plotting To Replace Boko Haram – CATE
Kwara APC Governorship Candidate Gets More Support
Dankwambo, Nafada And Equity Of Governance In Gombe State
Jajja, Eze, Gomba, Nwachukwu-Agbada, Ogunyemi Emerge Winners At ANA Literary Awards
Now That PDP ‘Has Found It’
Dangers Of Pollution In Niger Delta
Okorocha Vs Oshiomhole: Who Blinks First?
KEDCO@ 5: Achievements, Challenges And Future Plans
The Brouhaha Over El-Rufai’s Running Mate
ASUU And Its Unnecessary Strikes
What US Attorney General Ouster Could Mean For Mueller Probe
Tanzania Releases 2 Detained Journalists
Dankwambo, Nafada And Equity Of Governance In Gombe State
Jajja, Eze, Gomba, Nwachukwu-Agbada, Ogunyemi Emerge Winners At ANA Literary Awards
Dangers Of Pollution In Niger Delta
Saudi Makes $1bn Bid For Partnership With South Africa Defense Group, Denel
Afreximbank Says Africa Accounts For Only 15% Of Continent’s $1trn Global Trade
Japan’s Toshiba To Withdraw From UK Nuclear Power Project
Nigerians Pay Over N17.68bn For US Visa
El-Rufai Appoints Running Mate, Hadiza Balarabe, As Senior Adviser-Counsellor
CNN’s Jim Acosta Gets His White House Press Pass Revoked
Mid-Term Elections 2018: Do Celebrities Really Influence Voters?
Mayweather Denies Fight With Japanese Kickboxer
Meet First Female Artiste Nominated For Songwriters Hall Of Fame
EDITORIAL: Curbing Pollution-induced Deaths
KEDCO@ 5: Achievements, Challenges And Future Plans
What US Attorney General Ouster Could Mean For Mueller Probe
Gunman Kills 12 In California Country Bar
US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Hospitalised After Fall
Tambuwal Approves Payment Of Registration Fees For Sokoto Students
CAS Restates Commitment To Eliminate Bandits
Ex-agitators Threaten To Return To Creek Over Contract


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