News Headlines Nov 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Beware of anti-workers’ govs, NLC warns Buhari
Shiites continue Abuja protest, say seven women missing
ASUU, FG meeting deadlocked as strike continues
Oshiomhole, ex-APC chief trade words over alleged $50m bribe
Poultry farmer tackles firm over breach of N40m contract
F-SARS shot me in the leg, man tells panel
NDLEA intercepts 12 containers of Tramadol at Lagos port
Carpenter nabbed for allegedly raping autistic girl in Ondo
Edo pastor arraigned for abducting, sleeping with chorister
Father raped 17-year-old daughter for six years – Doctor
Police arraign man for biting off neighbour’s ear
Premier League to use VAR next season
Ribery apologises for slapping TV pundit
Antetokounmpo furious after presenter labels brother ‘monkey’
First Bank golf tourney tees off
Angry fans protest exclusion from Eagles’ training
We will beat boastful Bafana in Joburg — Musa
Afelokhai, Aniyikaye undergo special training
Eagles change plans, fly to S’Africa from Asaba
I know how Boko Haram started –Atiku
Poultry farmer tackles firm over breach of N40m contract
F-SARS shot me in the leg, man tells panel
NDLEA intercepts 12 containers of Tramadol at Lagos port
EFCC arrests 23 OOU students, 12 others for Internet fraud
One feared killed as gunmen attack PDP rally in Rivers
2019: Atiku, Saraki, Secondus, PDP govs hold crucial meeting
Factional Ondo Assembly holds second plenary with nine members
Katsina by-election: Police warn against violence
Aregbesola appoints new SSG
Marafa accuses Yari of recruiting 8,500 youths to destabilise polls
Saraki, Oshiomhole in a war of words
By-election: Gunmen attack APC candidate in Kwara
PDP challenges Buhari, APC
INEC lacks capacity to conduct credible polls – Wike
Farmers laud FG over collateral-free loans initiative
Ladipo market’s roadside traders get eviction notice
Firm unveils online livestock platform
Company rewards employees with funds
Coalition protests EU’s planned ban of palm oil
Counterfeit phones: NCC mulls device management system
Premier League to use VAR next season
Antetokounmpo furious after presenter labels brother ‘monkey’
First Bank golf tourney tees off
Angry fans protest exclusion from Eagles’ training
Don’t limit your dreams, Awosika tells pupils
NECO: Postponement of examination caused by public holiday
US advocates greater investment in girl-child education
‘Continuous investment in education will boost pupils’ creativity’
Opeifa emerges Maltina Teacher of the Year
USAID unveils new education policy on investment
Times Multimedia, CNN to launch entertainment platform
I have only N75k left of the N25m I won, Efe BBNaija claims
AFCON qualifiers: AKA, Kiddominant to perform during Nigeria, South Africa match
Management of pneumonia in children
20 % of Ondo population living with diabetes
Nigeria has third highest number of premature births globally – Report
Polio: Rotary’ll ensure every child gets immunised
Editorial: Too many deaths on our roads
Head of Service, el-Rufai’s deputy, and the pastors
Dearth of indigenous ceos in Nigeria-based multinationals
The other Abacha loot
The purulence of Nigerian politics

The Nation

NLC dares governors over N30,000 minimum wage
Nigeria can pay living wage, says Oshiomhole
How BDCs assist politicians to loot, by Magu
Oshiomhole, Saraki clash over bribery allegation
INEC Chair to Nigerians: we ‘ll conduct credible poll
420m people diabetic, says WHO
Asoju Oba Cup: 50 years of thrilling table tennis fiesta
Army in top form to end insurgency, says Buratai
‘Nigeria needs constructive mapping to reduce flooding’
Maduagwu, Uzoezie tussle over Anambra Assembly’s speakership
APC chieftain faces Oshiomhole
Widow remanded for allegedly selling own baby
Soyinka hails Northern teachers, pupils for fighting for education
‘How F-SARS shot my leg during arrest’
Times Multimedia, CNN partner for news, entertainment
ACCW: First Bank unleashes killer squad on Africa
Fireworks at Mutual Benefits National Open Badminton Championship: Olufuwa, Shehu progress
Eagles, Falcons Face South Africa Test Saturday, Sunday
Mutual Benefits National Badminton Championship: I want the title – Shehu
Rohr eyes another ‘ticket with a match to spare’
Falcons in Ghana for AWCON
Joshua could miss out on fighting Wilder, Fury
2019: APC, PDP prepare for epic battle in Kwara
Entrenching party reform ahead of 2019 elections
How Kwara by-election will be won and lost
Agri-business projected to reach $1tr by 2030
Global counterfeit drugs market hits $200b
Regulatory bodies endorse Drinks Festival 2018
Court jails driver one year for stealing auto parts
Boy, 17, held for allegedly defiling minor
Council chair decries illegal dumping of refuse
OPC ‘has no preferred candidates’
Essential benefits of Tigernuts
Agency trains 500 Abuja residents in digital skills
50 students complete first phase of EdoBits’ free digital skills training
Ikorodu LG to rehabilitate public schools

Strike: ASUU, FG Meeting Ends in Deadlock
Ita-Giwa, Abang, Others Dump APC for PDP
Shooting at Anambra Assembly as Security Agents Battle Thugs
Driver Killed as Protesters Sack Nigeria Customs Post in Benin
Five Remanded For Attempting to Rob Governor Dickson
FG Summons National Conference on Sports Education
Eagles Make History as First Passengers on International Flight out of Asaba Airport
Ex-internationals to Storm Asaba for Eagles vs Uganda Friendly
Rainoil Tennis: Fireworks Expected as Imeh Battles Atseye for a Place in Final
Agugbom ends Oiza Yakubu’s fairy-tale run in women’s singles
English Premier League Clubs Approve VAR for 2019- 20 Season
LeBron James Now Fifth NBA All-time Highest Scorer
Chelsea Faces Two-year Transfer Ban
Tokyo 2020: Nigeria Cyclists Hit Eritrea for African Cup
Lagos, Family Plan Colourful 50th Asoju Oba Cup
Agents Battle Customs over Multiple Checks in Cargo Clearance
Airlines Allege Utterances By Govt Officials Threat to their Businesses
Food Crisis Imminent in Nigeria, Group Warns
Business Leaders, UN Support Victims of Terrorism, Insecurity
Why This Change Must Start from the Top
The Narcissism of Rochas
Random Thoughts as Buhari Gives Zik a Befitting Burial
Saraki to Oshiomhole: We Will Meet in Court
Mimiko Withdraws from Presidential Race
Don’t Use Other People’s Children as Thugs, Obasanjo Cautions Politicians
Food Crisis Imminent in Nigeria, Group Warns
Business Leaders, UN Support Victims of Terrorism, Insecurity
Ikechi: Modern Airports, Maintenance Facility More Important than National Carrier
Osibanjo Launches ‘TraderMoni’ in Three More Lagos Markets
Ade Bakare: Fashion is a Business, not Hobby
Renowned Photographer “Seun O” Launches Music Career with “Move”
RCCG Holds First Faith-based Hackathon in Nigeria
WIMBIZ Set to Reinvigorate, Empower Women
Achebe Lives: 60 Years Since Things Fall Apart
‘Nollywood is not Profitable for Filmmakers’

The Sun

Igbo can’t achieve Biafra through war – Nwodo
I know how Boko Haram started – Atiku
PenCom recovers N14.7bn unremitted contributions
4 family members die, others hospitalised after amala meal
Alleged bribery: Oshiomhole threatens legal action against Saraki
Why El-Zakzaky can’t be released now – El-Rufai
Minimum wage: Sack threat can’t intimidate us, Labour tells govs
Buratai says funding remains army’s challenge
APGA suspends 3 lawmakers over Anambra impeachment saga
By-election: Unknown gunmen attack APC candidate in Kwara
Kano guber: Where we stand – Voters
Kano’ll return Ganduje –Yassar, DG, media and communications
Kano guber: APC, PDP in titanic battle
PenCom recovers N14.7bn unremitted contributions
FG decries high interest rate on bank credit to farmers
MTN Group shares rise on report that Nigeria could reduce $10.1bn fine
NNPC hails Saudi Arabia crude oil output cut
Customs seizes truck loads of ammunition, drugs
Shehu targets Mutual Benefits national badminton title
Basketball: Civil Defenders, Rivers Hoopers pick Continental tickets
3000 Cyclists for Lagos City Grand Prix Bafana Bafana ‘keeper begs fans
Liverpool budgets £85m for Dembélé
AFCON 2019 qualifier: South Africans ‘celebrate’ Ighalo’s absence
Baxter to make changes in Bafana lineup
‘Sarri made Moses quit Eagles’
Nigeria/South Africa: Rohr’s 23-man squad impressive – Flying Eagles coach
Rodriguez out for several weeks
Joshua may miss Wilder or Fury fight
Claire Foy takes a new role as ‘The girl in the spider web’
3 govs support ZAFAA award
Common back pain: So disturbing but amenable
Devil’s bean: Wonderful health provider!
Wife cries for passionate s*x!
Jos ready for tourism
57 cheers to transformation agent
The songs from the birds and the dance from the tree
2019 Hajj: Kano pilgrims board begins collection of N1.2m deposit
APC, Bayelsa govt. spat over Airport project
China reports new African swine fever case in Hubei
2019 elections: I’m committed to peace, unity, says Buhari
NDLEA uncovers 12 containers with 340 million Tramadol tablets
Yuletide: Gov Obiano donates 100,000 bags of rice to workers, pensioners
Fayemi vows to complete inherited projects
Ikorodu: Fresh hopes for a traumatised town
Sri Lanka, without Prime Minister, cabinet, grinds to political halt
Morocco inaugurates Africa’s fastest train
ANAMBRA HORROR! 19-yr-old caught with bloody parts of 4-yr-old boy
Buratai says funding remains army’s challenge
Army reaffirms commitments to civil partnership
NMA decries harassment by laboratory council of Nigeria
NYSC to resume corps members’ posting to Benue
Al-Makura declares free education for Nasarawa PLWDs
APC, Bayelsa govt. spat over Airport project
China reports new African swine fever case in Hubei


N30,000 Minimum Wage: Labour Spurns Governors’ Retrenchment Threat
2019 Elections Funding Not A Problem – INEC
157, 000 IDPs Return Home In Nasarawa, Benue, Taraba
Saudi Prosecutor Reveals Who Gave Order For Khashoggi’s Killing
PMB, Sultan, Others For MUSWEN’s N5bn Islamic Center Launch
Ghanaians React As U.K. Deports Rogue Trader
Nigerian Tulip Colleges: Citadel Of Academic Innovation And Excellence
The Many Headaches Of Travellers On Federal Roads
Akwa Ibom And The Imperative Of Good Governance
Adekunle Gold May Headline 3rd Edition of Tamerri Festival
Book Review: God’s Own State: An Account Of Creation Of Abia State
A Night With Korean Men
Saraki, Onaiwu And Expanding Frontiers Of Public Engagement
Deploying Calligraphy Beyond Art to Translational Purposes As KCCN Hosts Calligraphy Event
A Dream Of Clean Creeks
Bye-election: It’s Two-Horse Race In Katsina Again
Naira Appreciates Against Dollar At Investors’ Window
Sokoto Guber: Between APC’s Forces And Tambuwal’s Return Bid
EU Sets Nov 25 To Endorse Brexit
How MTN Pulse Campus Invasion Shut Down DELSU
Eniola Ajao, Odunlade Adekola, In New Flick , ‘Yeye Alara’
Malvi, Chioma Jesus, Samsong, Others For “Streams Of Worship” Concert
Nigeria Influences Most Of Africa In Its Fashion Trend – Keshi
EDITORIAL: Diabetes And The Family
Rebuilding Public Service In North East
Senate Gradually Becoming A Social Club – Eyiboh
Crisis Not Sufficient To Weaken APC – Sen Arise
AFRIMA 2018: To Celebrate Lofty Efforts Of Musicians, Practitioners
Abuja To Hold Maiden Justice Oputa Conference
CSOs, Activists Urge Judiciary To Strengthen Kano Anti-graft Agency


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