News Headlines Aug 31, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 31, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

$9.6bn: P&ID can seize Nigeria’s assets in 160 countries, say experts
Police killing: DHQ panel probes soldiers’ bank statements
Border closure: Joint patrol team launches offensive against night smugglers
AGF’s lack of consent stalls Diezani’s extradition by EFCC –Investigation
$9.6bn: P&ID can seize Nigeria’s assets in 160 countries, say experts
How I escaped attacks in Ekiti — Fayose
Police killing: DHQ panel probes soldiers’ bank statements
Those fighting Tinubu trying to pitch me against him –Shehu Sani
Aviation fuel scarcity delays hajj pilgrims
I’d rather have my late mum than regain my sight
NYSC hands over 50 fake graduates to police
One killed as policemen, motorcyclists clash in Benue
Police, PSC clash halts recruitment of 10,000 constables
Falode hails Falconets, Falcons
Corruption probe: Yari’s rights can be curtailed, says AGF
ASP allegedly collects N5,500 to investigate Lagos cleaner’s murder
Six die, 24 injured in Lagos-Ibadan highway crash
Lagos task force intercepts truckload of travellers, motorcycles
Mother of four dies after abortion in Ebonyi
I don’t know if state police’ll solve our problems –Sule, Nasarawa gov
PDP loses petition against ex-Nasarawa gov
Number of Bayelsa PDP gov hopefuls worrisome —Aspirant
You can’t order my arrest, Okorocha tells Ihedioha
Tribunal strikes out petition filed by PDP, Adokwe against Al-Makura
Aviation fuel scarcity delays hajj pilgrims
NCC, NSCDC recover stolen telecom cables, arrest culprits
Fund MSMEs through moveable collateral, NDIC urges MFBs
10 million pupils benefiting from school feeding – FG
FG’ll complete ongoing, abandoned projects, says Fashola
Border closure to save Nigeria $400m – Rice growers
I shunned international scholarship to care for mum, siblings – Prof Aladejana, Ekiti SUBEB Chairperson
Peasant herdsmen can’t afford ranching in next 25 years –Bayari, Fulani leader
NIMC needs N132bn to register 200 million Nigerians – Aziz, DG
I had no social life while growing up–Itunu, philanthropist
Welfare: Dare to create athletes sustenance fund
Neymar’s picture in new Barca kit leaked
Team Nigeria finish second again WITH 46 GOLD
Our target is to reach q’finals in China – D’Tigers coach, Nwora
Falode hails Falconets, Falcons
Interim committee to manage Nasarawa United
I’m sure I’ve made my dad proud in his grave –Bomanaziba, an orphan who made first class at CU
Olamide blasts Instagram followers soliciting gay relationship
‘Daughters of Chibok’ makes it to Venice Film Festival
R.Kelly seeks release from confinement
2019 BBNaija: Four most searched housemates —Google
MTV VMA: Cardi B, Missy Elliot, Taylor Swift win big
Sickle cell and complications (II)
Teenager, father arrested for cybercrime: I told my parents I made money from tech contract – Emmanuel, suspect
I lost a treasure day bandits killed mum on her farm –Daughter of Enugu slain widow
Girlfriends’ creed
Eight ways to have smooth skin without breaking the bank

The Nation

One killed in Police, motorcyclists scuffle in Benue
Police arrest suspected fraudsters in Kaduna, Abuja
Suspected hoodlums rape 16-yr-old girl to death
Police arrest murder suspect nine months after
Police clash with service commission over recruitment of 10,000 constables
Nigeria, Ghana partner on Anglophone Film Festival
Intl friendly: Super Eagles to depart for Kyiv September 6
Auditions for reality TV dating show ‘Hello Mr. Right’ begin September
British Council partners LSETF for aspiring film makers
The Future Awards Africa calls for nominations; receives UN’s endorsement
Sultan, emirs to grace Argungu festival
Ekiti to prioritise arts, culture
Only witches can take Toke Makinwa’s advice – Social media influencer, Fanu Omolade
‘How my husband was killed trying to rescue his friend from kidnappers’
Jabulani, others nominated as Best Radio Presenters
How to reduce divorce rate in our society
Peculiar hair-styled celebs
LADI ADAMU: An encounter with North’s foremost female professor
Success beyond talent
The truth about lying in your relationship (2)
ITB to debut in India next year
CORA holds 7th monthly book trek
Matiiku: celebrating unsung hero
Memoir for Nollywood content market
Nurturing your relationship (5)
Malaria: The human host with G6P DD
Does Showbiz Mean Show Off?
CaddyTunes fears losing voice, inspiration
Gambia for Akwaaba 2019
‘Fed Govt’ll boost tomato production’
OPC lost over 2,500 lives during June 12 struggle, says Gani Adams
EFCC arrests notorious internet fraudster, Oyediran wanted by FBI
NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Saturday
Bauchi Gov sacks SA political affairs
Teenager jailed 3 months for stealing fowl
Banker accused of stealing customers’ N11m
What investors stand to gain in Nigeria, by Buhari
Crisis rocks Kogi PDP
Ship captain recounts horrors at Libyan jail
Six die, 24 injured in auto crash on Lagos-Ibadan expressway
Release Sowore now, Ondo Monarch tells Buhari
BREAKING: Ganduje declares Monday work-free to mark Islamic New Year
Roma sign Smalling on loan from Man. United
Presidential Election: Nigerians looking up to Judiciary for justice
Suspected hoodlums rape 16-yr-old girl to death
How I shelved acting for comedy, by Comedian Brother Solomon
BREAKING: Flying Eagles lose Holden match, win Silver in Rabat
Ekweremadu assault: APC chieftain calls for restrain
Ohanaeze youths warn Ihedioha over ‘arrest Okorocha order’
BREAKING: US new visa fees to remain until…
Makinde to landlords, employers: Register migrants, foreigners in your employ
Dabiri-Erewa urges S/A police to speed up trial of policemen linked to killing of Nigerian
Alleged Fraud: Drama as Fayose storms Ekiti Assembly 24 hours after summons
Obaseki tasks political leaders on good legacies
Five killed, houses burnt in fresh Southern Kaduna attack
Police clash with service commission over recruitment of 10,000 constables
JUST IN: Kano Tribunal sacks Dambazau’s son
Champions League: UEFA slashes ticket price for away fans
Too High for Comfort! Barcelona dumps Neymar pursuit
Osaka Challenge for ambitious and impressive Gauff Coco
The truth about lying in your relationship (2)

Daily Trust

Heavy floods cause misery, deaths
TICAD 7 begins, ends on upbeat note
New US visa fees as push for Trump’s policy on Africa
Palm wine tapper hacks wife to death in Imo
1 killed as APC supporters clash in Niger
FBI, EFCC raid Owerri, nab 30 ‘Yahoo-Yahoo boys’
The Rosewood racket: Leaving blood trails, stripped forests and ecosystems
Why I have been off screen – Nuhu Abdullahi
Rivers govt, Muslim community bicker over Rainbow Mosque
Scarcity of Jet A1 disrupts pilgrims’ airlift from Saudi Arabia
Heavy floods cause misery, deaths
TICAD 7 begins, ends on upbeat note
New US visa fees as push for Trump’s policy on Africa
How Bello emerged Kogi APC governorship candidate
Gov’ship primary that may shatter PDP in Bayelsa
Tribunal: Ajimobi urges APC to close ranks ahead of judgments
Headaches new sports minister Dare inherited from Dalung
Nasiru Sani: Pillars’ early exit from Champions League a huge disappointment
Tottenham should forget Eriksen for now
Solving Africa’s high freight quagmire
How IDPs, others tap from Nigerian content pool
Network marketing prompts high earnings from dietary supplements
Three policemen to face investigation over robbery
… as CP vows to tackle car snatching, other crimes
PPPRA donates ambulance to Kwali general hospital
Ekweremadu attack: Between separatism and patriotism
Beyond the Bad Roads: Should We Not Spell Kano Correctly?
Tasks before Minister of Defence
Kenya: 2.6m people starve in August as food insecurity rages
China to hold largest-ever military parade on Oct. 1
Buhari invites Japanese investors in power, manufacturing, healthcare, other sectors
123 “suspicious men” arrested on trip from Jigawa
5 killed in fresh attack on Southern Kaduna village
Editorial:
Nigeria’s $9bn negligence
NNPC seeks NUPENG, PENGASSAN’s support
FG to review agricultural policies to strengthen value chain – Minister
60 Sokoto herdsmen train in modern livestock business
How UNICEF-SBMC is promoting girls enrollment in school – VIDEO
Zamfara College of Education to commence degree programme
Edo: NUC approves post graduate programmes for Igbinedion varsity
Jet fuel scarcity disrupts pilgrims return
Hijrah: Trust your leaders, NASFAT urges Nigerians
2019 Hajj: Delays in return flights disappointing – Bauchi dep gov
‘Ms. Marvel,’ Muslim identity and a changing Hollywood
Grillo, Freeman to star in historical movie
5 Nigerian musicians who own record labels
Bauchi: FG earmarks N800 million for flood prone area
Monthly sanitation exercise reintroduced in Nasarawa
Benue govt expresses readiness to combat flooding
Bauchi: Tribunal upholds reps member’s election
Court stops AGF, EFCC from seizing Yari’s assets

ThisDay

AKwagaga Takes over at NDDC, Pledges Positive Change
N’Delta Group Kicks against Sack of Brambaifa-Led NDDC Board
PTAD Warns Pensioners Against Patronising Fraudsters for Verification
Power Outage in Kano, 3 States
Upake Community Celebrates as FG Inaugurates Solar Plant
As PDP Picks Candidate for November Poll, Dickson, Jonathan Join Forces
FG Should Use Forensic Auditors to Vet Amnesty Beneficiaries
Sterling Bank, PAYF Partner to Empower Rural Girls
Govs Express Concern over Composition of NDDC Board
‘Decay in Family Values Cause of Insecurity, Violent Crimes’
Olawale Musa: My Major Focus is Changing the Narrative, Perception of LASTMA
The Collapse of Quality Parenting – Genesis
FBI Indictment: The Log in Our Eyes
MultiChoice CEO Calls For Better Balance in Marketing Communications Industry
Nigeria’s Digital Excellence Set for Recognition at Maiden Gage Awards
Aquafina Elite Model Look East & West Africa
Tremendoc Unveils Osas Ighodaro Ajibade
Owuru, HDP Ask Supreme Court to Void Judgment in Buhari’s Favour
Citing Conflicting Court Orders, APC Defers Bayelsa Guber Primaries
BATTLE FOR BAYELSA’S GOVERNMENT HOUSE
Eradicating Polio in Nigeria
Biggie’s Week of Interesting Changes
August 31, 2019 5:46 Am
Issele Uku Plan Inne Festival to Showcase Obi Nduka
Girls Develop App to Tackle Obstructive Parking
Continental Re Announces Expansion Plans
Foodco Sunfresh Bread Bags Continental Recognition
School Shoes Edition by Ruff & Tumble

The Sun

As a tomboy, I used to defend myself physically –Tolulope Fowowe-Asanu, actress
Lagos taskforce arrests 123 suspected hoodlums
LG poll: 2 killed as APC supporters clash in Niger
Buhari wades into Tiv/Jukun crisis
Financial autonomy: LGs still far from freedom
Bailout refund palaver
FBI wanted list: Yahoo boys flee Nigeria to Dubai, Ghana, Gambia, S’Africa
Govs express concern over composition of NDDC board
Lagos taskforce arrests 123 suspected hoodlums
Navy detains 57 sailors over crude oil smuggling, refining
CNN African Voices Change makers revisit 3 popular personalities
Blackout as national grid collapses
Nobody can separate middle belt from the north –Abubakar Tsav
Insecurity: My fears for Nigeria – Junaid Mohammed
Japan, AfDB to support Africa’s private sector with $3.5bn
How Nigeria lost 22mb of crude oil in 6 months —Obaseki
Chinese firm to open fiber cement plant in Abuja
MultiChoice CEO seeks better balance in marketing communications industry
Impact of Nigeria-China currency swap on naira exchange rate
Nigeria’s Chidinma Okeke in Spain for Madrid switch
Oliver Kahn named as next Bayern CEO, Hoeness to leave as president
Nigeria’s Helen Joseph boosts boxing record with win over Hungary’s Horgasx
Mikel’s marriage in crisis
Osimhen leads Ligue 1 Team of the Week
CAFCL: Anyansi-Agwu assures on Enyimba
GOtv Boxing NextGen Search’ll produce world beaters -Organisers
Rodgers okays Ndidi for Bournemouth clash
Africa Games: Omotayo wins tennis gold
Mali’s Niang elected FIBA President
Lessons, fun of marrying Funke Akindele – JJC Skillz
I can’t be friend with my ex-lover for any reason –Lizzy Gold
Yes, I’m a ‘feminist’ -Tope Tedela
Nigerian actor Saka loses mum at 92
My ex fathered a child with another woman – Wendy Williams
Why banking doyen, Otunba Subomi Balogun is angry
Real Reasons late billionaire, O.B Lulu-Briggs exempted sons from will
Energy tycoon Femi Otedola has done it again
SBLive plans special Lagos ‘Invibe Concert’
Doyin Ojora hosts 55th birthday soiree for hubby, Tayo Ayinde
Sola Sobowale bests Patience Ozokwor again in new Glo ‘Amebo’ TVCs
Like Frank Sinatra, I did it my way
How ladies can turn down potential dates
Anambra Central: Only a mystery will make a court rule against the constitution
Re: Rapid Libido – ‘The Baddest’
Hypocrisy is our bane in Nigeria
The importance of education
Veggie egg bake: Quick, simple breakfast
24 best health benefits of Guava leaves (2)
How to make apricot brandy slush
The ill-advised attack on Ekweremadu
Appreciating Allah on Abike’s birthday
How tired is too tired?
Making your marriage work despite challenges and obstacles The Saidat Otulana and husband’s story
Inside the world of Lagos truck drivers
At 100, I’m not ready to retire yet –Princess Adefunke Wellington, Founder, Trans Africa World Airline
Being a mum: How to promote healthy eating habits in children
Delta engages 1,000 teachers for special subject areas
Dele Farotimi: Writing is a form of escape
Tosin Music drops Bintinlaye

News Headlines Aug 30, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 30, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by.

The Punch

Further borrowing’ll hurt economy, experts warn FG
We’re ready to negotiate $9.6bn fine with P&ID –FG
Fraudulent Nigerians abroad not representing our values — Buhari
Despite peace, fears persist over Zamfara amnesty
Police nab man for robbing Niger mosque
Assembly summons Fayose, ex-speaker over LG funds
Lawyer sues EFCC, demands N20m damages
What does the President’s Chief of Staff do?
Cops killing: Panel report delaying soldiers’ trial
Lagos-Ibadan road: FG targets December for Berger/Kara completion
Soldiers poured acid on Saro-Wiwa after execution –Eyewitness
Osun to peg secondary school leaving age at 18
Orji Kalu, others rest case in N7.65bn fraud trial
Insecurity: IG deploys helicopters in South-West, North-’West
Every Nigerian benefits from corruption –NDA lecturer
Unwanted NNPC interference, unpretentious Boris Johnson
Boko Haram fighters killed while planting IEDs – Army
I can’t be a dep gov – Dino Melaye
Further borrowing’ll hurt economy, experts warn FG
Command foils fraud, arrests suspect in Niger
Man commits suicide, thinking wife he assaulted was dead
Man, 62, defiles 12-year-old hawker
JUST IN: Bandits attack Catholic priest, set him, vehicle ablaze
Police arrest Anambra carjackers with 150 phones
Policeman, kidnapper die in Abia shootout
Man arrested for infecting teenager with HIV released
Parents lament police refusal to rescue kidnapped children
CDD demands 2019 poll results on INEC website
Kogi gov poll: Yahaya Bello wins APC primary
We’re consulting on Igbo 2023 presidency —Ohananeze Ndigbo Youths
Kogi gov poll: Counting of votes begins at APC primary
Kogi gov poll: Aspirant walks out of APC primary as delegates claim to be illiterates
Lagos-Ibadan road: FG targets December for Berger/Kara completion
Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m
Exploring opportunities in Nigeria’s remote areas
AMCON warns against fraudulent recruitment notice
Investors dump Dangote Cement, MTN shares
SEC woos army, police officers to capital market
UPDATED: Sanchez joins Inter on loan from Man United
Lyles outguns Gatlin in Zurich 100m
Who’s saying what after the Champions League draw
Osaka cruises into third round at US Open
Frenkie de Jong named Champions League Midfielder of the Season
Liverpool’s Alisson Becker named Champions League Goalkeeper of the Season
School enrolment: UNICEF targets one million out-of-school girls
Minister charges science Olympiad-borne pupils to win gold
‘Introduce baking to school curriculum’
We didn’t call for Post-UTME registration – KWARAPOLY
FUOYE earmarks N1bn for security, fencing of campuses
Do I need an antivirus for Android?
New Huawei handset to launch without Google apps
EDITORIAL: Recapitalisation: Tough decision for insurance sector
Unwanted NNPC interference, unpretentious Boris Johnson
The cry for revolution
Andrew Young and Nigerians’ hypercritical disposition

The Nation

A tale of two councils
Rape suspect held
400+ years of compromised modernity and debased humanity
Car snatchers arrested with 150 phones
Why Nigerians are groaning under soaring food prices
Civil Defence still investigating ‘killer-cop’, says spokesman
22-year-old woman killed in Ondo
IGP orders CP to fish out killers
Gunmen kill Catholic priest in Taraba state
Cult suspects kill final year student
‘Fed Govt’ll boost tomato production’
‘APC will form next government in Anambra’
Stakeholders to Ngige: change must start with you
Kano’s worthy example
Big Brother Naija show
You and your mental health (4)
‘Prohibiting child marriage will boost girls’ health’
A daring generation
Employee-employer relationship vital to industrial harmony
Lush Hair sponsors MBGN pageant
Nigeria’s $25.5b diaspora remittance market beckons
Wanted: A new revenue sharing formula
MAN to senators: patronise made-in- Nigeria cars
El Zakzaky’s Indian misadventure
Restoring hope to the hopeless
Happy New Year
ICRC okays concession of 22 teaching hospitals
The lamentations of an 86-year-old Nigerian journalist
Ganduje: Doing battle with the Almajiri menace
Govt, private sector charged on social investment
Reduce duty on solar components, Fed Govt urged
Boosting Osun’s cocoa potential
$251m lifeline for African women entrepreneurs
EEDC boosts electricity in Ebonyi
‘Fed Govt should appeal judgment on OML-11’
‘Create coastal agency for riverside development’
Sir Ayade: The making of a noble Knight
Philanthropist renovates Army quarters in Rivers
How constant power drives Edo’s SMEs
‘Enugu safest state in Nigeria’
How wrecks on waterways fuel piracy, accidents
Delta community protests ‘abandoned’ road project
IPOB finds new battlefront
Cattle ranches spring up in Anambra
Children’s education in Nigeria under attack, says DJ Cuppy
I’m expert in conducting fake bank transfers – Suspect
Ekiti Assembly summons Fayose, Ex-Speaker over alleged financial impropriety
Customs impound N501.6m worth of contraband
UPDATED: Yahaya Bello wins APC ticket
N/Delta Govs reject Buhari’s nominees into NDDC board
Why Nigerians are groaning under soaring food prices
Police lied, we paid N5.5m for our children release – Families of kidnapped ABU students
Banditry: 330 attacks, 1,460 deaths recorded in 7 months – FG
OPC may join partisan politics soon, says Gani Adams
Lagos-Ibadan expressway closes Sept. 2
Wanted: A new revenue sharing formula
Akpabio absolves self from bribery allegation against tribunal judges
Akpa accepts disqualification from APC Kogi primary
Rainstorm destroys Magistrate Court building at Auchi
Jibrin Abdulmumuni reveals next move
12th African Games: Omotayo conquers Africa in Morocco
2019/2020 UCL: Real Madrid meets PSG, as Chelsea draw Ajax
Former Barca, Spain coach Luis Enrique loses daughter
Alexis Sanchez joins Inter on loan
BREAKING: 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League draw
‘Fed Govt’ll boost tomato production’
Paul Rayven sets to drop La do mi in September
My ex fathered a child with another woman, says Wendy Williams
I Go Dye preaches peace as Delta marks 28

Daily Trust

CBN sold 1.3bn Yuan to stabilise forex demand in 12 months
Buhari set to end retirement benefits payment delay
Cassava Bread Fund: BOI moves against N3.4bn loan defaulters
Town planners harp on energy-efficient buildings
Presidential pensions in USA, Nigeria
Our bridges, road have collapsed, border community cries out
‘Abducted ABU went to raise funds for dinner’
EFCC to appeal judgement in Jonathan’s ex-aide, Dudafa’s N1.6bn fraud trial
Kogi: Voting ends in APC governorship primary, sorting commences
JUST IN: Voting underway in Kogi APC governorship primary
Borno Imams seek community forums to foster unity in diversity
UMTH, ICRC to build N1.3bn Physical Rehabilitation Center in Maiduguri
Yobe takes delivery of 65 trucks of fertilizer for distribution
BREAKING: Bello wins APC ticket for Kogi governorship
Tribunal dismisses suit against Senator Abbo
Kogi: Voting ends in APC governorship primary, sorting commences
2019 AAG: Team Nigeria now third with 64 medals
FG rewards All African Games medalists with cash
Buhari set to end retirement benefits payment delay
Cassava Bread Fund: BOI moves against N3.4bn loan defaulters
Three policemen to face investigation over robbery
… as CP vows to tackle car snatching, other crimes
PPPRA donates ambulance to Kwali general hospital
FBI’s Nigerian fraudsters: Penalty for violating zoning arrangements?
Police parade 3 for killing varsity student, throwing body into river
When pyromaniacs lead, the world burns
Unsung hero, Ibrahim Biu Wazirin Biu
Kenya: 2.6m people starve in August as food insecurity rages
China to hold largest-ever military parade on Oct. 1
Buhari invites Japanese investors in power, manufacturing, healthcare, other sectors
Man feared dead as NURTW event ends in melee
Police arrest 3 suspected car, phones snatchers in Anambra, recover 150 phones
62-yr-old man in NAPTIP custody over defilement of minor
Editorial: Randy university lecturers
5G: U.S. Govt may sever intelligence-sharing ties with patrons of Chinese companies
Cassava bread: FG moves to reduce flour importation, meets bakers, processors
Olam meets poultry farmers, asks for timeline on downstream
Why we must do more for sesame, groundnut production – RMRDC
UNILAG Innovative Challenge: Ingenious students to proffer solutions to human, environmental problems
FG renews effort to cut rate of out-of-school kids
ABU VC receives Chinese award
Hijrah: Muslims charged to abide by Islamic teachings
2019 Hajj: 1,645 pilgrims return in three flights
Monthly sanitation exercise reintroduced in Nasarawa
Benue govt expresses readiness to combat flooding
Niger: Lawmakers call for state of emergency in flood ravaged areas
Kwara: EFCC arrests three lawyers over N20m property fraud
Abia: Ex-Soldier remanded in prison over killing of civilian
Oladapo elevated CIPM acting registrar
Zamfara appoints new revenue board chair
Jirgi named fellow of management institute

ThisDay

Airport Closure: Enugu Govt to Provide Palliative Measures for Travellers
Ondo Pensioners Pay 10% Bribe to Fast-track Gratuity Payment, State Govt Alleges
Anambra Police Arrest Suspected Armed Robbers with 150 Phones
MFM Church Building: Contractor Tasks Workers on Safety Helmet
$9.6bn Judgment Debt: Strike Deal with P&ID, Group Tells FG
Ogun to Train Herders on Grazing to Stem Clashes with Farmers
Tinubu Condoles with Olukoya over Mum’s Death
MTN Launches Mobile Money Transfer Services
Political Battle Looms in Abia North as Ohafia Makes Case for 2023 Guber Seat
Team Nigeria Continues Gold Rush Everywhere as Games Hit Home Straight
Okagbare Fumbles in Zurich, Places Sixth in 200m
Virgil van Dijk Beats Messi, Ronaldo to UEFA Player Award
Gunmen Kill Catholic Priest in Taraba, Burn Corpse
Elumelu Charges Japan to Commit to Empowering African Entrepreneurs
Sterling Bank Set for ‘Agriculture Summit Africa’
Zenith Bank Unveils Education Loan for Children
Neconde Appoints Emenike Head, Gas Business
Understanding Ihedioha’s ‘Rebuild Imo’ Agenda
The Bridge Builder Bayelsans Need
Imperatives of Ihedioha’s Imo Treasury Single Account Launch
Obaseki Woos Aggrieved APC Members
VFS Global and SA Visa Racketeering
Adamawa Tribunal Upholds Senatorial Elections of Yaroe, Abbo
Youths Extol Tunji-Ojo, Commends His Early Strides
Guinness Nigeria Posts N5.5bn Profit, Declares N3.3bn Dividend
Shippers Council Moves to Enforce FAL Convention Among African Countries
Medview COO Says Airline Still in Operation
Gambia to Market Tourism at Akwaaba 2019
NDLEA and Fight against Drug Trafficking
Oshodi-John: FG, States Must Always Engage Professionals in Contract Negotiations
As BDCs Strengthen Compliance
How Collaboration Can Save Nigerian Airlines
As World Storms Abuja for Maritime Security
Agric Minister Assures Farmers of Quality Seeds to Boost Food Production
Sifax Acquires Four Cranes Worth €18m, Diversify Business
BPE Applaud APM Terminal’s N126bn Investment in Nigeria

The Sun

$16bn power probe: More heads to roll
Nigerians abroad indulging in crime not representing our values –Buhari
$9.6bn judgment debt: FG denies alleged non-diligent defence of case
Okorocaha’s kinsmen demand his prosecution
Gunmen kill, burn Catholic priest
N1.6bn: Court acquits Jonathan’s aide, Dudafa, ex- banker
IGP orders aerial surveillance of South West, North East
FG seeks NURTW’s support to tackle insecurity
Lagos killings: Families absolve children of robbery
Police, relations of kidnapped ABU students disagree over ransom
Bandits kill 1,460 in 7 months –FG
Kogi guber: Gov Bello wins APC tickets
Jega’s membership tears PRP apart
BREAKING: Kogi APC primary: Gov Bello in early lead
Ihedioha correcting years of bad governance in Imo – Nwawuba
Saham Unitrust posts 27% increase in GWP
AXA Mansard Pensions boosts early retirement planning
NSIA records growth in profit
How insurance companies are strategising to hit new capital base recapitalisation deadline
FG doles out N46m to African Games winners
FIBA unveils World Cup 2019 courts, baskets
Red hot Osimhen scores goal No.4 in France
GOtv Boxing NextGen search 5 begins
AG 2019: Amusan breaks 20-year-old African record
Olanrewaju Kayode sets top targets in Turkey
Gov. Okowa salutes Ekevwo’s brilliance
UCL: Liverpool, Tottenham, others know foes today
Sarri hoping to make Juventus debut after pneumonia
African Freestyle Championship: Ambassadorial roles excite Fashanu, Ikpeba
Rohr may call up Maja for Ukraine friendly
2020 U-20 WWC : FIFA to decide Nigeria’s fate September 12
Buhari and Atiku in fight to finish
Beyond border closure to stop rice smuggling
Sowing seeds and planting roots
Ndigbo: Reality of a virtual nation
Effective remedies for fighting vaginal thrush
Diabetic foot amputation: Going with the wind?
Police arrest 3 carjackers with 150 phones in Anambra
NYSC DG warns corps members against robbery, cyber crimes
N1.6bn: Court acquits Jonathan’s aide, Dudafa, ex- banker
Corruption, insecurity Nigeria’s main problems –Shittu
My refusal to testify against Kalu cause of my prosecution – Co-accused

Tribune

Insecurity: IGP orders deployment of helicopters to tackle crimes nationwide
Rice worth over N145bn smuggled into Nigeria since January ― Rice…
ICAN to collaborate with Kwara, EFCC, NFIU on anti-corruption war
Court discharges, acquits Jonathan’s aide, Dudafa over alleged…
Politician, 2 others arrested over decomposing corpse of lady found under bed in Delta hotel
Buhari commends supportive role played by NURTW members during 2019 elections
Kogi Guber; SDP Certifies Natasha’ s Candidature
Warri port reaping from Executive Order — NPA
Chibok Girls, Leah Sharibu, Sowore: Nigerians to protest against Buhari at UNGA ― Frank
Armed robbers kill POS sales girl in Akure
NAPTIP nabs 62-year-old shoemaker for raping 12-year-old girl
Man, 40, docked for allegedly stealing employer’s N1.9m property
Police arraign company’s secretary for allegedly calling her boss…
Amarava rice mill to double capacity, targets 500MT production daily
Keystone Bank empowers youths and business start-ups
Seplat wins ‘Outstanding Indigenous Contributor to Gas…
Editorial: The $9.6 billion judgment against Nigeria
Curbing cancerous corruption of nonprofit organisations
On Buhari’s new ministers
INEC’s Riot Act on Bayelsa, Kogi gov poll —Okoye
Up coming artistes urge LASG for studio to support career
UDUS gets Dental science faculty
Importance of history re-echoes at NNMA lecture
TETFund boss challenges varsities on national development
Farounbi urged students to embrace entrepreneurial skills
Even dental problems can kill —Don
PCN trains 70 community pharmacists on HIV testing, prevention, treatment

The Guardian

How gunmen killed Catholic priest, set body ablaze
Team Nigeria wins seven gold medals on glorious Thursday
Nigeria, EU enter N20b pact to develop North-East
Crisis looms as Cross River Assembly moves to outlaw Land Use Act
Minister tasks young scientists on success at global event
TETFund lists PLASU among varsities for intervention
Cleric rejects chaotic political revolution
Activists, scholars blame insecurity on past inactions
Yahaya Bello wins Kogi APC Governorship ticket
‘No deal yet for Neymar’s return to Barca’
Djokovic defies injury to reach last 32, Serena Williams beats teenager Caty McNally
Noah Lyles wants to break Bolt’s 200m world record
Eric Cantona quotes Shakespeare after receiving award
Okagbare fails to win Diamond League’s $50,000 jackpot
How traditional rulers’ partiality complicates Ihedioha, Okorocha’s feud
Pathway to end Boko Haram insurgency, kidnapping, other crimes in north
‘Non-oil export at stake over continued border closure’
Med-View denies operation shut down
If Sudan and Hong Kong should visit Nigeria today
Daily ghosts of news
Ranking our universities high
Auditor-general’s indictment of presidency and MDAs
#PrenatalNutrition: Two healthy Nigerian lunch options
Boosting wellbeing of children in rural communities
Stakeholders want new ministers to prioritise better funding mechanisms

News Headlines Aug 29, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 29, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Chinese firms handling $47bn key FG’s projects
Faces behind deal that landed Nigeria in $9.6bn mess
Power probe: NDPHC officials detained for alleged N850m fraud
Bigger names added to FBI fraud suspects – EFCC
Parents lament police refusal to rescue kidnapped children
LASG seals property over tree-cutting
One feared dead as Ebonyi officials, traders clash
Lawyers nabbed for fraudulently selling pastor’s property
Four feared killed in Lagos cult clash
How Nigeria bred Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba miscreants
Policeman, kidnapper die in Abia shootout
Police grill Fatoyinbo for third day
Flood wreaks havoc on Ekiti communities
Motorcyclist’s widow demands justice, killer soldier remanded
ICPC frees 14 females locked in Abuja room
Fulani better off during colonial era – Ango Abdullahi
Contractor arraigned for not supplying prepaid meters
OPC faction rejects Gani Adams’ honour for Fasehun
Kogi: APC clears Irukera after protest
‘Kalu lied about funding Abia with his money’
Court stops APC’s direct primary in Bayelsa
Wamakko starts Sokoto fumigation
PDP felicitates with Kogi at 28
MPC members raise concerns over FG, states’ debts
Sterling Bank to drive agric growth
Zenith Bank unveils new loan product for children
GTB, UBA, others near one-year low on NSE
Poor power supply: Consumers kick against tariff hike
IFC transfers Ecobank shares to Arise BV
Outrage over police harassment of Enyimba player
Dare backs U-20 Women’s World Cup bid
Man U to shoulder 90% of Sanchez wage at Inter
Zidane ‘refusing to give up Pogba pursuit’
Dembele ‘key in Barcelona’s Neymar negotiations’
Former Liverpool player jailed for 10 weeks
2019 BBNaija: Four most searched housemates —Google
MTV VMA: Cardi B, Missy Elliot, Taylor Swift win big
How to make a brush in photoshop
EDITORIAL: MDAs’ abuse of financial regulations
Akinbiyi: Lamentations of an octogenarian Nigerian journalist
FBI 77 and the Nigerian shame problem
Back again at draconic border closure policy

The Nation

Kidnapped ABU students regain freedom
EFCC nabs three lawyers for alleged N20m property fraud
Vigilance group members held for undergraduate’s alleged murder
Police disagree on casualty figures in Katsina attack
Police rescue 10 women abducted in Katsina
Ex-APC aspirant greets ministers
Wike seeks creation of state police
BPE hails APMT as investment hits N126b
Four feared killed as suspected cultists resume clash
Suspected cultists kill man
Bayelsa APC primary shifted till Saturday
Udom: I didn’t bribe judge
Primero MD mourns BRT accident victims
Fair riposte or plain toxicity?
‘Woke’ youth mustn’t snooze
‘Park-and-pay not extortion’
Housemaid missing on way to shop
Governors to meet as mixed reactions trail NDDC board
‘Govt to boost PSP waste operators’ capacity to procure equipment’
15,000 youths to undergo training in agric value chains
‘Why Ugwuanyi recruited Forest guards’
Nigerians’ shops attacked in South Africa
El-Zakzaky, wife to embark on another medical trip soon
Lagos seals off property over ‘felling of trees’
Iran backing El-Zakzaky to Islamise Nigeria, says Fed Govt
We shut Benin border over rice smuggling, says Buhari
EFCC begins probe of $16b power spending
Infrastructure deficit cripples telecoms services
Stakeholders hail Idris’ appointment
Facebook group donates supplies to low-income schools
Dons seek addition of AI to curriculum
More schools enter for Cambridge exam
I never travelled out before, says teacher who won reality show
How tuition-free school impacts Lagos slum community
FCTA takes inventory of undeveloped plots
UNILORIN dons make TETFund committee
NCDMB’s roadmap yielding results, says Wabote
PwC: Diaspora remittances to hit $25.5b
Poor electricity: EKSU students take new VC to task
Review Land Use Act for diverse benefits, don urges Fed Govt
Union president accuses AAUA mgt. of low funding
Sanwo-Olu promises to support education
MFM fetes over 300 First Class graduates
Weep not for Igbo
Climate change: Living in ignorant bliss
Bang-raped
$9bn fine
A judge as butcher!
Other faces of hemp (CBD) oil (II)
‘Lack of geophysical survey tools hampers mining’
What NNPC/Shell partnership does for society
We cannot win the war on drugs by obsessing over supply
One ‘Kanu’ for a thousand ‘fraudsters’ (I)
Bayelsa poll: Who gets APC ticket?
Ending the farmer – herder conflicts
‘Why Sylva is backing Lyon for governor’
‘Building collapse a major challenge’
Campus journalists launch UNIZIK chapter
Firms plan festival to raise N10m scholarship for students
Business school’s scholarships for Nigerian undergraduates
UNILAG organises innovative challenge Sept 3
Sundry Misusages XXIV: Much/Many . . . plus more
Firm to focus on girls’ STEM development
Lagos SUBEB boss laments poor data on out-of-school children
Expert: civil engineering more than structures, covers waste management
Education: Adamu’s second coming
Dealing with peer pressure
ATBU VC: we have rosy ties with our students
‘Oral literature preserves history, morals’
Police officer, kidnapper die in shootout
Tribunal nullifies election of APGA Reps member
Alleged N7.2bn fraud: ‘I didn’t know civil servants can’t get govt contract’
Nigeria-Benin border partially closed to check smuggling- Buhari
Tobi Amusan breaks 20-year record to retain title
Okagbare: Why I didn’t protest my 100m disqualification
Police arraign killer soldier in Abia
Be wary of pension fraudsters, Minister warns retirees
EFCC urges FBI cybercrimes suspects to surrender
EFCC arrests three lawyers for alleged N20m property fraud
Nigerians’ shops attacked in South Africa
EFCC begins probe of $16b power spending
FG to El-Zakzaky: You’re sponsored by Iran to replicate violent revolution in Nigeria
Wike seeks creation of state police
Governors to meet as mixed reactions trail NDDC board
Bayelsa poll: Who gets APC ticket?
Osimhen on rampage scores brace in Lille’s 3-0 victory
BREAKING: 12th African Games: Three Nigerians hit semifinal of men’s singles
‘Soccerwood’ Brazilian footballer celebrates disallowed goal with kiss
US Open: Teen sensation gives direct order ‘just call me Coco
Stakeholders hail Idris’ appointment
FCTA takes inventory of undeveloped plots
NCDMB’s roadmap yielding results, says Wabote
PwC: Diaspora remittances to hit $25.5b
What NNPC/Shell partnership does for society
‘Park-and-pay not extortion’
Housemaid missing on way to shop
15,000 youths to undergo training in agric value chains
Lagos seals off property over ‘felling of trees’
Action health offers free medical outreach on youth day
Poor electricity: EKSU students take new VC to task
Union president accuses AAUA mgt. of low funding
Alleged breakup: Stefflon Don deletes all Burna Boy’s pictures from Instagram page
Ruth Kadiri welcomes new baby, shares baby’s name and photos

Daily Trust

Niger augments LG workers’ salaries with N600m
Ogun gov signs Security Trust Fund Bill
Osun empowers 100 vulnerable citizens
ICAN to partner Kwara, EFCC, NFIU on anti-corruption war
3 Nigerian women face trial in Dubai
Reciprocity saga: Nigeria cuts visa charges on US citizens
EFCC gathering Intel on Nigerians indicted in US – Magu
ABU students disclose names of abducted mates
Kidnap victims: We were fed with rations of garri for eight days
APC shifts Bayelsa gov’ship primary
Gbenga Daniel’s loyalists officially join APC in Ogun
APC finally clears Gov Bello, 8 others in Kogi
Patience accounts for my edge over other pros, Says Odoh [1]
The flamboyant golf life of Gov Makinde
Ryder Cup trio commit to BMW PGA
N1.215bn Guarantee: DisCo fails to comply 4 wks after suspension
Cost of freight threatening African ports – Shippers Council
25 subscribers take home N1.2m in StarTimes kids’ promo
VIO dislodges seven car marts, impounds 40 vehicles
Tribunal upholds Aduda’s election
School to offer free health care for children with disabilities
Man, 30, stabs own mother to death in Anambra
Police rescue 10 out of 15 women abducted in Katsina community
Editorial: Wadume scandal
Olam meets poultry farmers, asks for timeline on downstream
Why we must do more for sesame, groundnut production – RMRDC
Cross River to crush 120,000 tonnes of cocoa beans annually
FG renews effort to cut rate of out-of-school kids
ABU VC receives Chinese award
‘Traditional leaders play critical role in education’
Benue govt expresses readiness to combat flooding
Niger: Lawmakers call for state of emergency in flood ravaged areas
How Bauchi community fights open defecation
Kwara: EFCC arrests three lawyers over N20m property fraud
Abia: Ex-Soldier remanded in prison over killing of civilian
8 major activities for new Justice ministry team

ThisDay

Chevron Oil Well Fire: Ondo Assembly Orders Clean-up of Communities
‘Farming Holds Key to Nigeria’s Wealth’
The Chronicles of Chill: The Second Quadrannium of Gambrach -Legislatum Encaptivo
Survey: Insufficient Power, Others Constraining Businesses in August
Agbaje: New CBN, Bankers’ Committee Initiative Will Accelerate Lending
WAAS Will Enhance Agribusiness, GDP Across W’Africa, Says Asenuga
Ignite Investments Offers to Acquire 0.5m additional Shares in Forte Oil Plc
NCC Restates Commitment to Increased Broadband Penetration
Group to Drive Campaign against Cyber Fraud
Ezinne Kalu Named AFA Sports Ambassador
American-born Uche Eke Wins Gymnastic Gold for Team Nigeria
Iwobi, Osimhen on Fire for Everton, Lille
Tiger Woods Eyes October Return After Knee Surgery
ICRC, NEMSA to Revive Transformer Repair Facility
FG Urged to Address Challenges in Confectionery Industry
Okoroafor: Lack of Reforms in Oil Sector Stalling Investments
Planning a Simple Financial Budget
‘The Prudent Thing is to Insulate the Governorship Primary from Dispute’
Court Stops APC Primary in Bayelsa, as Party Postpones Election to August 31
The Cloud for Governorship Contest Gathers in Anambra
Can APC Consolidate its Gain in Bayelsa?
Survey: Insufficient Power, Others Constraining Businesses in August
Ahmed: Quality Infrastructure Will Improve Manufacturers’ Output
Askia-Usoro: Why Nigeria Must Focus on Digital Literacy
Rethinking Nigeria’s Communications Strategy
Assessing 16 Years of Globacom
Ogunrinde: Nigeria’s Education System Requires Radical Change
Firm Advances Technology to Meet SDGs 2030
Reviewing Nigerian Content Implementation
AfICTF Congratulates New Communication Minister
Facebook Celebrates ‘Icons of Change’
Infinix Excites Mobile Subscribers with New Campaign
Osinbajo Calls for Increased Social Investment to Tackle Poverty

The Guardian

Absence of Buhari, Osinbajo stalls first meeting of FEC
APC governors not ganging up against Oshiomhole, says Ganduje
Ogunkoya defends Okagbare over 100 metres false start at African Games
Okowa seeks collective efforts to develop Delta
Court rejects Sowore’s application to quash detention
Abiodun signs security trust fund, Ogroma bills into laws
Warning: Trump is a danger to America and the world’s health
Wike canvasses state police to curb insecurity, gunmen invade Amange’s residence
ICPC wants cooperative chief docked for alleged N1.7b fraud
Ronaldo, Van Dijk or Messi: Who wins Europe’s best player award?
Okagbare dumps 200m for Diamond League final
We are using NextGen Search to arrest decline in boxing, says Alumona
Winners get N46m as Amusan defends hurdles title
Spurring on Nigeria Rugby League
54 register as tennis fever grips Ikoyi Club
Jega comes under attack over role in deregistering PRP
Editorial: Speaking truth to power in Daura
Nigeria risks poor Internet connectivity over slow IPv6 migration
Stakeholders seek action against cyber attack on financial institutions
Trade malpractices, low export variety drag intra-African trade
Lessons for Nigeria Air as Uganda revives national carrier
Tasks ahead of Akpabio and Keyamo
Where have all the leaders gone?
That show of shame in Nuremberg, Germany
Urgent need for a clean-up in Nigeria
Seven steps to healthy living – Part 4
Donating blood to save the dying
WHO calls for more research into microplastics, crackdown on plastic pollution
Natural ‘cures’ for pancreatic cancer

Vanguard

Buhari’s self-insulation from his Ministers
So on what basis should Festus Keyamo be sacked?
Breaking: Finally, FG reduces visa fees of US citizens
Speculation of Keyamo and Akpabio Clashing is voodoo -Eyiboh
National Assembly will not fail Buhari – Lawan
The political mistake Ojukwu made after 1966 coup ― Mbazulike Amaechi
Primary: APC NWC approves 9 Kogi governorship aspirants
Neymar waits as PSG mull latest Barcelona offer
Bolton escapes expulsion from EFL as Football Ventures completes takeover
Updated: Alexis Sanchez arrives Italy to complete Inter Milan loan deal
Mihajlovic discharged from hospital following rigorous cancer treatment
Rooney gets extra ban after red card
Venice film festival opens under cloud of controversy
Borno: Local govt cashier kidnapped, N10m ransom demanded
How Customs contribute to port congestion —Task Force
SEME BORDER CLOSURE: Shipping stakeholders shed more light
Ship owners dismiss excuses over lull in eastern ports
NIMASA bags most reliable government organisation award in Ghana
Damaged Goods: Terminal operators exploiting importers, exporters, agents
Sea time training: No hope in sight for graduate cadets
FG ‘LL NO LONGER TOLERATE BULLYING IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS, SAYS MINISTER
FBI LIST: EFCC GOES AFTER THOSE IN NIGERIA
500 EX-NIGERIA AIRWAYS STAFF TO BE VERIFIED IN ANOTHER EXERCISE
WE `LL NOT ALLOW NIGERIA TO BE DUMPING GROUND FOR FOREIGN DRUGS – MINISTER
EFCC QUIZZES LAWYERS FOR DEFRAUDING PASTOR OF PROPERTY WORTH N20M
SOUTH AFRICA: FOREIGN-OWNED BUSINESSES ATTACKED IN NEW WAVE OF XENOPHOBIA
SECURITY: FOREST GUARDS KICK OFF IN ENUGU
ENVOY SAYS PRIORITISING INTERESTS OF CITIZENS WILL HELP NIGERIA ATTAIN CHINA’S FEAT
VENICE FILM FESTIVAL OPENS UNDER CLOUD OF CONTROVERSY
POLICE CONFIRM KIDNAP OF PERSONS ON KADUNA ABUJA HIGHWAY
PRAY FOR MAKINDE, OYO SPEAKER TELLS CLERICS
WINDS OF HOPE BLOWING EVER STRONGER IN AFRICA — UN CHIEF
POLICE INTENSIFY FIGHT AGAINST CAR SNATCHERS, OTHER CRIMINALS IN FCT
SECURITY: GOV. OYETOLA SOLICITS FOR SUPPORT OF NIGERIAN AIR FORCE
NIGER STATE GOVT. SAYS IT HAS COMPLIED WITH NFIU DIRECTIVES ON LG AUTOMONY
U.S. WILL NOT RELEASE MIDEAST PEACE PLAN BEFORE ISRAELI ELECTION
ONDO GOVT. HAILS OLUTOYE’S APPOINTMENT AS US HOSPITAL’S SURGEON-IN-CHIEF
MORE THAN 1 MILLION SIGN PETITION AGAINST BRITISH PARLIAMENT SUSPENSION

News Headlines Aug 28, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 28, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

We’re challenging UK court’s $9.6bn judgment in US –FG
$9.6bn judgment: We have no record of P&ID investment in Nigeria —Emefiele
COZA rape allegation: Fatoyinbo remains in Police custody as he seeks bail perfection
Missing Federal judge found in FCT satellite town
Take over forests to curb insecurity, FG urged
Family tackles army for Benue farmer’s death
Lawmaker donates vehicle to NSCDC in Gombe
Fuel-laden tanker falls on Owerri/Port Harcourt road
Police arrest murder suspect, recover motorcycle in Niger
Stop patronising healing homes, Emmanuel tells A’Ibom residents
Ex-police officer, other arraigned for defiling Ebonyi minor
DPR seals off 55 filling stations in Rivers
Missing N150m: Anambra youths, women protest against monarch
Man nabbed for defiling five-year-old girl in Yola
Exploring opportunities in Nigeria’s remote areas
Why we hiked Nigerian applicants’ visa fees – US
Umahi sacks information commissioner
No Nigerian executed in S’Arabia – FG
Kidnapped Enugu Perm Sec regains freedom
Repentant bandits kill three brothers in Zamfara
Police arrest officer who beat FUTA student
70-year-old man asks court to compel ex-wife to return bride price
Man loses 20-year marriage over laziness
59 BRT passengers injured, woman die in collision with Dangote truck
Four in court over alleged abduction of teenager
Families of kidnap victims in Nasarawa seek govt’s aid
PHOTOS: Several injured as trailer collides with BRT bus
I’ve never visited Dubai, says Sowore
Ikpeazu seeks understanding over salaries, pensions
Ex-Edo lawmaker predicts end to Assembly crisis
A’Ibom to shut 1,140 illegal schools
S’West strategises for security outfit take-off
CIPM registrar appointed commissioner in Lagos
Good management can end insecurity, corruption—NIM
Lagos Trust Fund to provide solutions for startups
APCON trains practitioners in identity design
Rivers Rep laments Total operations’ relocation to Lagos
Fourth seed Thiem crashes out in first round at US Open
Kebaier named new Tunisia coach
Neymar fulfills ‘dream’ with cameo in Netflix drama
World 800m champion Arzamasova given provisional drugs ban
Defending champion Osaka scratches out win at US Open
Tiger Woods undergoes knee surgery, schedule unaffected
MTV VMA: Cardi B, Missy Elliot, Taylor Swift win big
2019 BBNaija: Gedoni applauds Mercy’s strategy
2019 BBNaija: ‘I see a future with Khafi’ —Gedoni
Can peace be found between war-weary Jukun/Tiv brothers?
How to add music to Instagram video
Foundation predicts boost in IT local content patronage
Experts demand digital road map, infrastructure protection
Aptech introduces learning app
EDITORIAL: Deployment of troops in South-West
Re: NIMC: Tyranny of inefficient governance
Nigeria is already a Big Brother House!
Agenda for the new Minister of Humanitarian Affairs
Alas! Nigeria imports sawdust

The Nation

Pastor ‘stabs’ mum to death
No evidence of firm’s investment in Nigeria, says Emefiele
Housewife ‘kills’ husband to remarry ex-hubby
Police quiz Fatoyinbo over alleged rape
EFCC’s joint efforts with FBI yield $314,000 recovery
Eni strikes major gas find in Nigeria
Lagos vows to curb fraudulent acts in real estate
Commissioner advocates proper meat transportation
Nigeria launches battle against $9.6b UK verdict
‘Oriwu Club committed to Ikorodu’s development’
Govt promises to be responsible for victims’ medical bills
Businessman arraigned for allegedly stealing N1.8m
Will Abuja toe Moscow’s path?
Three die as truck rams into BRT
U.S. blames Fed Govt for changes in visa fees
The semiotics of discontent
Heeding the national call again…
Tecno Mobile sponsors BMW AutoFest
Gokada returns with safer service
Medical outreach for widows in Lagos community
PenCom inspects Edo pension board, bureaux, others
Parents, schools have roles in child upbringing
Rotary seeks better life for the poor
Makinde urges men of integrity to join politics
Investors fly to safety as mutual funds rise by 22.8% to N798.04b
Flood: Residents urge demolition of shanties
AFRIMA 6th edition: Nasty C, Davido, Burna Boy, Tamer Hosny top list
Gedoni and Jackye evicted from Big Brother Naija
UNN alumni seek better deal for education
Ejigun-Agbede-Itele-Ota: Haven for criminals, hemp-smokers
‘How I became the writer I am today’
Attack on Ekweremadu
Unequal trade
Whither goes Nigeria?
Aviation industry: Next-level deliverables
Despite challenges Southwest is where to live, work, invest
Irukera: My disqualification is in bad faith
Nigeria and the followership question
Not yet time to restrict forex for food importation
Financial inclusion: Pension assets hit N9.33tr
Why insecurity persists in Kogi, by Ibrahim
Physically challenged seeks prayers, more fund
Clarion call for people-oriented roads
MTN ‘mPulse Planet’ hosts 5,000 teenagers
Oyo Speaker: Politics should be a vocation
‘I love to sing in God’s presence’
Community leader seeks govt’s intervention on flood
Cars45 unveils premium inspection service
Searching for more opportunities
Brazil-Nigeria relation revisited at A Night of Culture gala
Political leader
African designs excite London
Preserving matters of historical value
Vernacular Art-space Laboratory hosts Vidal
TAMPAN honours Alaafin of Oyo as Grand Patron
Expert cautions govt against import of China’s used cars
Hyundai Kona, Santa Fe, others get safety rating
Celebrating a ‘silent achiever’
Stakeholders advised on Yoruba leadership
Renzi pledges funds for higher pensions, earlier retirement
Making a living from fish processing
Global electronic banking fraud hits $31b
‘PenOp, PenCom fine tuning minimum pension law’
Pension complaints and solutions
Nigeria launches battle against $9.6b UK verdict
Buhari has nothing to do with IPOB in Japan
I’m not dictating to Judiciary, says Buhari
Why insecurity persists in Kogi, by Ibrahim
Tribunal upholds Aduda’s election as FCT Senator
Ekevwo emerges Africa’s fastest man
2019 Africa Games: Hat-tricks of gold for Lawal, Eze in Weightlifting
FIBA Men’s World Cup: Diogu, Aminu, Okogie, headline D’Tigers’ list
Africa Games: Flying Eagles qualify for final beat Mali 5-4
Barca management in last push for Neymar return to Nou Camp
Murray enjoys first singles win since having hip surgery
Investors fly to safety as mutual funds rise by 22.8% to N798.04b
Financial inclusion: Pension assets hit N9.33tr
Lagos vows to curb fraudulent acts in real estate
Commissioner advocates proper meat transportation
‘Oriwu Club committed to Ikorodu’s development’
Govt promises to be responsible for victims’ medical bills
Businessman arraigned for allegedly stealing N1.8m

Daily Trust

Kebbi to blacklist contractors, sack govt officials for poor handling of projects
Katsina targets 2m children, 400,000 mothers for healthcare intervention
Insecurity: Danmusa LGA to get additional soldiers
Kankia community concerned over closure of coy
Rainbow Academy Kafanchan clinches Magajin Gari football trophy
25-year-old orphan stranded in LUTH three months after surgery
Ex-Nigeria Airways workers: FG commences mop up verification exercise
NECO releases 2019 SSCE result with 71.5% credit in English, Maths
Buhari sacks Christian Pilgrim commission boss
BREAKING: U.S. announces new visa policy for Nigeria
Kogi guber screening: APC chairman denies issuing letter to Irukera
Joy in Team Nigeria’s camp as Ekevwo emerges Africa’s fastest man
Suspense over as Nwora names 12 D’Tigers for World Cup
Super Falcons target away win in Algeria
Group partners UN on SDGs, poverty eradication
Edo govt distributes smart solar boxes to youths
LAPO microfinance to disburse N152bn loan to MSMEs
22 years old in court for alleged murder
Police foil robbery attack on Abuja-Lokoja road
Minister condoles ex-reps member over father’s death
Being Igbo
Buhari protests Trump, FBI denigration of Naija image
$9bn judgement against Nigeria: To pay or not to pay
Re: Open letter to PMB on insurgency
DRC Ebola death toll hits 2,000 but attitude bigger challenge than treatment
I was abducted when I took ransom to kidnappers – Victim
Court remands 7 men for alleged cultism
Teenage student remanded over attempted suicide
Editorial: Wadume scandal
NECO sanctions three schools for exam malpractices
Nigerian stars Davido, Burna Boy score high on 6th AFRIMA Continental Nominees’ List
BBNaija: Lovebirds Mercy, Ike throw ‘jabs’ in heated argument
Nigerian Singer, Rema makes Obama’s summer playlist

The Sun

Abia never had N7.2bn I allegedly stole, Kalu tells court
US hikes visa fees for Nigerian applicants
Alleged rape: COZA pastor quizzed, detained
FBI list: EFCC recovers $314,000, N373m, arrests 28
Gas supply processing pact with UK firm: FG probes $9.6bn damages awarded against Nigeria
President sacks Ujah, NCPC scribe over N1.12bn alleged fraud
Lagos Assembly probes Ambode’s purchase of N45bn buses
NBA decries sexual harassment of female lawyers by senior colleagues
Ayade’s agric revolution, unstoppable, say groups
Boko Haram: Borno elders, military meet over ‘Super camps’
We’ll employ additional 450 youths to enforce street trading law –Wike
Anniversary: Okowa gives automatic employment to choristers
Pressure on Buhari to declare emergency on security divides Nigerians
Only rotational presidency’ll stabilise Nigeria –Arise
Nigeria’s chaotic security situation, crippling economy –Babatope
Bayelsa guber: APC disqualifies ex-INEC REC, clears Lokpobiri, 5 others for primary
Nigeria among top 10 countries with highest oil production cost
Illegal migrants: 55 Nigerians, 15 foreigners repatriated at Seme
SIFAX Group invests €18m on crane
OML 61: Agip finds 1trn cubic feet of gas onshore N’Delta
Power contract: Renewable energy operators jostle for GenCos job
Elections
Minister of Sport inspects ABS stadium facilities
Diogu, Aminu, Okogie, Jordan in D’Tigers’ World Cup list
Emenike in talks with KVC Westerlo
Lack of playing time… Leon Balogun ‘angry’
BSFN begins first coaching clinic, tryouts in Nigeria
Kayode makes goal-scoring history in Turkey
Ahead of World Cup: Chelsea youngster, Akande pulls out of Golden Eaglets
Tokyo 2020: Super Falcons confident of victory in Algeria
AG 2019: Ekevwo, Enekwechi increase Team Nigeria’s gold haul
12th African Games: Flying Eagles to battle Burkina Faso for gold
Lawal sets new African record in weightlifting
FG pays athletes’ allowances
AFRIMA 2019: West Africa leads with 38% entries
Davido, Burna Boy, Nasty C lead 2019 AFRIMA Continental Nominees’ List
Between ethnic profiling and profiling of criminals
The Future Awards Africa unveils 2019 edition, gets UN endorsement
Edo Assembly crisis and the Senate, House of Reps (2)
Confidence vote in, not on…
What the people say….
Demons against economic breakthrough (4)
Mbisogu gives succour to over 400 in Imo
Nyanya: Poverty, power, prosperity
Fraudsters on the prowl
Day women choristers brought down God’s glory
Zhigakuchi: Community where handkerchief is used to resuscitate babies
hy Nsukka community banned masquerades –Monarch
20 years after, peace returns to Isuofia
Umungasi, Aba Rotary Club gets new president
Greed, cause of Igbo disunity –Ilo, Nise monarch
Owerri: City of hospitality, lamentation, statues

Leadership

$9bn UK Judgement: FG Goes On Appeal, Seeks Stay Of Execution
US Slams Nigerians With Higher Visa Fees
FBI List: NFIU To Reverse Bank Transactions Of Indicted Nigerians
We’ll Accord Traditional Institution Due Recognition – Gov Bello
Why I Revoked N7BN Moniya-Iseyin Road Contract – Makinde
Governor Bello Commiserates With Dangote, Family Over Passing Away Of Family Members
ANPE To EU: Be Wary Of IPOB’s Plans Against Nigerians
Dokubo Visits Amnesty Programme Sponsored Students In US
Proscription Order: Court To Hear IMN’s Motion Today
FCTA Raises The Alarm Over Vandalisation Of Rail Station Water Projects
Kwara Gov Sends Supplementary Budget To Assembly
35 Bag FUOYE First Class
Lagos To Settle Medical Bills Of Fatal Bus Accident Victims
Zamfara Church Robbery: Police Arrest 5, Recover 1 AK 47 Riffle
Lagos Assembly May Grill Ambode Over N45bn Buses
Residents Express Gratitude To el-Rufai’s Wife
Gokada Relaunches Operations, Eyes $10M Investment Plan
EDITORIAL: End Illegal Oil Bunkering
UNICEF, Kano To Enroll 1m Girls In School
Bagudu Earmarks N1.8bn To Enroll 600,000 Children In School
Kogi Gov Vows To Accord Due Recognition To Traditional Institution
Kalu Denies Stealing N7.2bn From Abia State
It’s Difficult To Regulate Broadcasting In Nigeria – NBC
‘NBA Liable For Justice Onnoghen’s Sack’
ICPC To Commence Nigeria Corruption Index

The Guardian

Businesses, travellers suffer over tighter border watch
Payback time for Nigeria as U.S. raises visa fee
Manufacturers want government to revisit industrial, backward integration policies
Government probes N2.9tr gas deal fine by UK court
Senate president visits entire village washed away by flood in Yobe
Three dead, 57 injured as truck rams into BRT in Lagos
I gave Obasanjo N100 million, PDP N500 million in 1998, Orji Kalu tells court
PDP cautions against vote buying in Bayelsa, Kogi states
Lagos lawmakers to probe Ambode’s N45b bus purchase, summon officials
Kenya ships first-ever export of crude oil
Nigeria to get $150m from non-oil export – NEC
Over 500 children begin training at Police College’s Badminton Club
Diogu, Aminu, Okogie, Jordan in as Nwora releases D’Tigers list
Ekevwo, Enekwechi strike gold, Amata misses podium
Manchester City set for trophy tour of Lagos
Super Falcons primed for away win in Algeria
Djokovic, Federer, advance on day of marathon matches at U.S. Open
Akintoye’s leadership will unite Yoruba nation, says Tola Adeniyi
At states’ creation anniversary, Ikpeazu, Okowa pledge sincere service, stronger Delta
Delta@28: ‘Despite strides made, there is room for improvement’
Kogi aspirants kick, insist on open, transparent primaries
Editorial: A future without petrodollars
Nigeria, others to lose $240 billion to spike in freight charges
‘Air travel to contribute one per cent GDP by 2020’
‘Why all Nigerian ports suffer dilapidated road network’
‘How to make VAT collection effective’
Lagos of 21st Century
Pampering Nigeria’s youth with sermon of hope
The American condition
Terminating the minimum wage imbroglio
Senate minority leader, Abaribe indicts NBA over Onnoghen’s removal
IBA president Neto urges Nigerian lawyers to promote rule of law
Increasing physical activity associated with longer life
Scorpion toxin may cure chronic pain
How frying oil consumption worsens colon cancer, colitis

News Headlines Aug 27, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 27, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Govs’ suit can’t stop our operations –NFIU
Loan defaulters to lose deposits in other banks
VAT fetches N312bn in three months
NLC plans nationwide rallies, summit over insecurity
BSU protests shooting, demands security for victim
We didn’t call for Post-UTME registration – KWARAPOLY
FUOYE earmarks N1bn for security, fencing of campuses
Man accuses father-in-law of kidnapping his children
Police parade suspects who diverted N40m generators, oil
Man arraigned for threatening to kill Catholic priest
Kidnappers abduct members sent to deliver ransom – Kaduna CAN
Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct CMD in Edo
Police rescue female kidnap suspect from lynch mob
Ekweremadu at the crossroads
AfDB, others to promote African development
Ex-minister seeks support for SMEs
FECA workers protest removal of provost
Gunmen abduct Enugu Perm Sec
Another woman allegedly killed in Enugu
Man in court for alleged threat to kill priest in Ekiti
Gunmen invade Customs warehouse in Calabar
Osinbajo’s ally, ex-Naval chief, others lose N222m as APC disqualifies 12 Kogi aspirants
Kogi APC committee approves Bello, three others
Plaintiff asks court to compel Britain to arrest, repatriate Kanu
Stop interfering in Bayelsa gov primaries, PDP youths tell Secondus
Japan visit: Stories on IPOB harassing Buhari, “concocted”, says Presidency
AfDB, others to promote African development
Ex-minister seeks support for SMEs
Loan defaulters to lose deposits in other banks
VAT fetches N312bn in three months
Discos get August 31 deadline to meter MDAs
FIRS imposes VAT on online transactions January
Lukaku scores on debut as Conte’s Inter reign starts in style
Serena-Sharapova showdown seizes sportlight at US Open
Koepka pips McIlroy for PGA Player of the Year prize
Okagbare disqualified as two other Nigerian women advance to Tuesday’s 100m final
Eintracht sign Dutch forward Dost
English billionaire Ratcliffe’s Ineos completes Nice takeover
FECA workers protest removal of provost
UNIUYO alumni condemn cult attacks on students
Avoid drugs, other vices, VC advises freshers
New EKSU VC vows to improve academic standard
FUOYE to honour outstanding humanists at convocation
Foundation predicts boost in IT local content patronage
Aptech introduces learning app
Itanna begins accelerator initiative for tech start-ups
Experts highlight role of technology in social inclusion
EDITORIAL: Reviewing the revenue allocation sharing formula

The Nation

President to unveil Transportation varsity, rail factory in September, says Amaechi
Ministry can handle internal security, says Aregbesola
Be transparent in defence budget, ex-NDC chief tells minister
Arms proliferation fuels insecurity, says IGP
Duty or extortion?
I’m not dictating to Judiciary, says Buhari
Weep not for Adebayo Shittu
Freeing electricity market from politics
UN worried by Nigeria’s growing security, socio-economic challenges
How ‘Next Level’ ministers can succeed
UBEC disburses N2.7b to 5,010 primary schools
Economic activities stalled at Seme border
Commissioner urges workers to be committed to duty
Youths detail how Kaduna money should be spent
Lagos urges property owners to perfect title documents
Union urges Sanwo-Olu to dissolve governing council
Residents storm IE office over ‘crazy bills’
Minister to sanction unproductive workers
Stray bullet kills APC leader at Oshodi
Not yet time
Cult menace
‘AMCON’s relationship with courts is unconstitutional’
Driving poverty alleviation, inclusivity through technology
Wanted: A new transportation roadmap for Lagos
Lagos State Governor’s wife to fight sexual, domestic violence
Correctional Service Act: cure or placebo?
‘Incorporate human rights in governance’
Omoworare gets appointment, resumes work
Experts seek self-regulatory body for ADR organisations
Runsewe’s comments: An over-reach, threat to Tekno’s freedom and rights
E-commerce braves odds in Nigeria
Lagos Chief Imam urges judges, lawyers to be fair to all
Why Fed Govt created ERGP, by ex-minister
UN partners Benue on IDPs
NBA tackles quacks, ‘charge and bail’ lawyers
The bigger walls of prisons
A market for the rich and poor
Next Level’s anti-graft battle
Tree planting takes off in schools
Behold new Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice
Gen. Abubakar, Tambuwal, others back judicial autonomy
Waivers as economic waste?
Consolidating aviation road map
Obaseki or Oshiomhole: Whose side were you?
Access Bank, MTN train kids on savings
NBA elects officers
Wema Bank, 3D Zebra Crossing partner
‘Embrace tech or die’
CJ promises “smart judiciary” for Lagos
Food as human right
‘Women should be allowed to wear trousers in court’
SOAN chief urges Nigerians on ship building
Beggar docked for harassing, assaulting pedestrians
How I used to supply AK-47 rifles to Wadume, by arms dealer
Politicians funding IPOB – Ohaneze Youths
Abba Kyari did not influence Oyo-Ita’s investigation- EFCC
JUST IN: Atiku admits son-in-law donated N50m to Obasanjo’s library
Gunmen kill two policemen, abduct CMD
Arms proliferation fuels insecurity, says IGP
The President and his women
Fashola, Aliyu, a perfect team
Kidnapped Imo Bishop’s wife regains freedom
Okagbare disqualified as two others advance to Tuesday’s 100m final
12th African Games: Table tennis wins first gold medal
Mourinho raises alarm: I am tired of resting I need action!
Olympics’ Qualifying Tournament: Quadri, others head for Tunisia
Egypt claims third gold medals in table tennis
‘Iron Lady’ Joseph returns to face Horgasz
Driving poverty alleviation, inclusivity through technology
E-commerce braves odds in Nigeria
Why Fed Govt created ERGP, by ex-minister
United Capital unveils InvestNow on iOS
Consolidating aviation road map
Commissioner urges workers to be committed to duty
Lagos urges property owners to perfect title documents
Union urges Sanwo-Olu to dissolve governing council
UBEC disburses N2.7b to 5,010 primary schools

Daily Trust

Controversy over armoured vehicles seized in Adamawa
Minimum wage: FG deliberately delaying implementation – NLC
FG condemns criminal act of 77 Nigerians over alleged fraud in US
African free trade pact presents new security threats – IGP
Doctors set 3 targets for new health ministers
SMEs kick as FIRS plans 5% VAT on online transactions
Gunmen kill 2 cops, kidnap medical director
Depoliticize fight against corruption, Tambuwal urges
Flood cuts off Bida-Agaie-Katcha-Lapai road, washes off part of Minna-Bida route
APC screens out 12 Kogi gov’ship aspirants
CAN hasn’t adopted any aspirant in Kogi – Chairman
APC closes defence with one witness at Kano gov’ship tribunal
Nishikori motors into US Open second round
AAG: Hope rising as Team Nigeria begins to amass medals
Nigeria’s Falconets break All African Games final jinx
SMEs kick as FIRS plans 5% VAT on online transactions
Multiple subscriptions: Investors consolidate 3.4bn shares – SEC
ITU 1ST Digital African Week opens in Abuja
Police foil robbery attack on Abuja-Lokoja road
Minister condoles ex-reps member over father’s death
Court remands taxi driver over possession of weapon
Governance for the benefit of those who Govern!
Nigeria and the followership question
A significant journey for Ijaw nation
Abducted bishop’s wife regains freedom
NSCDC bursts Borno 7-man forgery syndicate
Editorial: Joint Border Task Force
Carry-over issues into Ngige’s second tenure
NULGE urges governors’ forum to support LG autonomy
Young cocoa farmers seek government support
Why farmers should study the market trends of their crops – Professor Dadari
We can colonise West Africa through agribusiness – Minister
Flood cuts off Bida-Agaie-Katcha-Lapai road, washes off part of Minna-Bida route
8 major activities for new Justice ministry team
Lawyers launch new judicial dictionary in Lagos
Intelligence gathering and synergy

ThisDay

FBI, Nigerian Fraudsters and Other Stories
With Love from Yokohama
CIBN Presents Accreditation Certificate To Ecobank Nigeria Academy
FG: 9,658 Nigerian Pilgrims Return Home as Saudi Issues Sept 14 Deadline
Tambuwal Accuses FG of Paying Lip Service to Fight against Corruption
Presidency Denies IPOB Harassed Buhari in Japan
Sylva: FG Will Sanitise Oil Production
Introduction of SBMC-SIP Effective, Collaborative Efforts in Educational Development, Says FG
Kaduna to Commence Implementation of New Minimum Wage September
Court Orders AGF, EFCC to Appear in Court over Yari’s Properties
Court Dismisses Suit Challenging APC’s Adoption of Indirect Primary in Kogi
Buhari Arrives Japan for Three-day TICAD Conference
Nigerian Pilgrims’ Medical Officer Dies in Saudi Arabia
Nwaoboshi Wins as Court Vacates Asset Forfeiture Order
INEC to Support Chadian Electoral Commission
Edo APC Primaries: Obaseki Threatens Disciplinary Actions against Erring APC Members
Alaibe Kicks as Dickson Maintains Hold on Bayelsa PDP
CIBN Presents Accreditation Certificate To Ecobank Nigeria Academy

The Sun

…Consult ex-Biafran officers, prelate advises FG
CBN alerts on fraudulent loan schemes
Rivers denies demolition of Mosque
Security: Enugu students call for immediate removal of state CP
4 killed, 12 women missing as Boko Haram attacks Borno
3 die, 90 missing in Cameroun -bound Nigerian ferry mishap
As killings, kidnappings continue: NLC talks tough, plans mass protest
Court summons AGF, EFCC over ex-gov Yari’s property
19m children unregistered in Nigeria –UNICEF
2023: Only S/West, S/East disagreement can keep power in North – Ahamba
Bayelsa guber: Dickson may anoint Douye as successor
Anambra Central: Tribunal refuses to re-list petition against Ekwunife
Kogi guber: APC generates N363m, disqualifies12 aspirants
…PDP appeals for release of kidnapped chairman
Online transactions to attract VAT from 2020 –FIRS boss
We’ll strengthen agric research institutes to enhance growth in sector –Nanono
ITU 1st Digital African Week opens in Abuja
What is Williams doing right?
Bailout refund: Why states are walking a tightrope
NDDC: Open letter to president Buhari
Masses’ worsening poverty
Multiple tax collectors, defaulters and auditors
Nigeria, land of oddities
There’s formula to fix Nigeria’s healthcare problem –Dr. Onyemere
3 die, 90 missing in Cameroun -bound Nigerian ferry mishap
Macron, G-7 seek roadmap out of US-Iran quagmire
…G7 to release funds for fire-fighting planes
Thousands in Mozambique rebuild after devastating cyclones
Assault on Ekweremadu: 2023 politics or vendetta?
Nigeria’s universities over-unionised, FUOYE VC laments

The Guardian

Fresh worry over electricity tariff increase, sector flaws
Over 100 feared dead as Cameroon-bound vessel capsizes
Okagbare disqualified as Nigeria close in on football gold medals
LASUTH debunks internship opening, warns residents
Gunmen attack family of five, kill one in Taraba State
Kidnapped Imo bishop’s wife released
Onu discloses plan to lift 100m people out of poverty
Ibadan high chiefs visit Olubadan without crowns, pay homage to monarch at 91
Labour seeks immediate implementation of minimum wage
Buhari mourns ex-Super Falcons striker, Ifeanyi Chiejine
Players relaxed over final squad list, says Nnamdi
Lagos youths battle for honours as Ilupeju Township Games begin
NSF congratulates Akpabio, hopes for robust scrabble development in Niger Delta
Asante Kotoko earns $110,000 from ticket sales in beating Kano Pillars
African footballers stranded around the world with crushed dreams
Curious Abia State political scenario that may shape 2023
Editorial: Ekweremadu’s ordeal in Nuremberg
‘Why FG must stop used cars from China’
9mobile gets $230m from AFC to expand operations in Nigeria
Experts canvass support for oil palm sector
Osinbajo condemns high port charges, seeks strategies to check malpractices
Why ministers don’t perform
Why we are failing as a nation
Lagos and technology
Stemming the menace of drug abuse and addiction

Daily Independent

Gunmen Kill Two Policemen, Abduct Edo Hospital Chief, Enugu Perm Sec, 11 Others
Presidency Using EFCC To Intimidate OBJ, PDP Supporters — Atiku
CBN Goes Tough On Loan Defaulters With New Clause
Kogi Guber: Bello May Emerge Consensus Candidate As APC Disqualifies 12 Aspirants
Luke Shaw Set For 4 Weeks Out With Hamstring Injury
Valverde Praises Griezmann After Win Over Real Betis
Fred Sends Manchester United Message Ahead Of Training
Brazil Government’s Approval Rating Slumps To 29%
Man Spends 5 Days With Head Trapped In Ladder
Fresh Israeli Drone Strikes Hit Palestinian Military Position In Lebanon
Arik Air Expands Travel Routes
Indonesia To Change Capital City
Leonardo DiCaprio Donates £4 Million To Fight Amazon Rainforest Fires
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Opens Up About ‘Private’ Wedding Ceremony
Angelina Jolie Opens YouTube Account
Actress, Yvonne Jegede Uploads New Photos To Mark Her Birthday
We’re Convinced PDP Won 2019 Presidential Election –Bode George
Disagreements Over Zoning Of Governorship Seat In Anambra
Multi-National Shipping Companies Repatriate N2bn In Three Months – Osinbajo
Edo Govt To Partner Micro Finance Bank For Poverty Reduction
Crude Oil Prices Drop Over U.S./China Trade Tension
Dangote Gives Four New Cars To Cement Customers
OPS Expresses Mixed Feelings Over New Electricity Tariff
Griezmann Harkens Messi, LeBron In Barca Win
Bruce Provides Perfect Answer To Critics – Shearer
Racism May Prompt Another Cantona Movement
Peak Invitational Win Would Boost D’Tigers Confidence – Nwora
Falconets Eye Gold As F’Eagles Aim For Final Ticket
King-Size Cabinet, Pocket-Size Budget
When Injustice Becomes Law, Resistance Becomes A Duty
APC: Corruption Incorporated
The $9bn Penalty For A Devious Contract
Journalists And The Nigerian Condition
The $9bn Judgement Debt And Doing Business With Nigeria

Vanguard

Photos: President Buhari arrives Japan ahead of Tokyo International Conference
FIRS to begin VAT charge on online transactions Jan. 2020 – Fowler
Breaking: Kaduna to pay new minimum wage from 1 September 2019
22 tax officers compulsorily retired over corruption
Adeyanju berates Kanu over alleged call to attack Buhari in Japan
Zamfara: Amnesty Int’l condemns Buhari’s ‘shoot at sight’ order on bandits
Breaking: $9bn judgment, reflection of past Govt poor approach to legal issues- Malami
Pipeline vandalism rises 77% in one month ― NNPC
Why I didn’t betray Saraki — BOLAJI Abdullahi
Video: IPOB members protesting in Japan
Buhari desperate to silence Obasanjo – Atiku
Oyo-Ita’s investigation is evidence-based, no one influenced us – EFCC
State of Nation: Better to split in peace than through war — Igbo Leaders of Thought
Breaking: Messi joins Indian club side Kerala Blasters
Iran to let women attend football World Cup qualifier
Judo’s coming home: clinical Japan bag world double
Okagbare disqualified as 2 other Nigerian women advance to Tuesday’s 100m final
Klopp plans one-year break after Liverpool stint
‘If after two years he’s not making efforts to marry you, please leave’
Woman files for divorce because her husband is too kind
Would you steal from your husband?
How to get over the rat that ditched you!
Nollywood abandoned me, laments Cossy Orjiakor
Angela Okorie and her world of fantasies
AFRIMA 2019: Organizers announce final nominees’ list
Rap Legend, NAS spotted wearing Nigerian Fashion Brand ‘Aramanda’ on-tour
Borno: Local govt cashier kidnapped, N10m ransom demanded
Husband angry, as wife sells child for N500,000 in Imo
Semen may transmit, protect against HIV — STUDY
Choosing suitable toothpaste
Birth Registration: Why many children in Lagos have no identity
H1’19: AXA Mansard records 25% growth in GWP
Inadequate pricing, market disruption to push rate increases into 2020 — Fitch
Cornerstone Insurance records N11.6bn GWP for 2018
High net worth clients double insure over low capacity
CBN ends credit to firms, individuals without TIN, BVN
VAT rises by 17% to N312 bn in Q2’19
Oyo to devote 10% of budget to education – Makinde
Non-accreditation of courses: Eruwa Poly students threaten to sue management
‘Controversy over age for varsity admission unnecessary
End of the road for suspected burglars
9mobile secures over N82 billion AFC loan to boost operations
Tribalism, nepotism, corruption destroying Nigeria — Prince Anene
H1’19: AXA MANSARD RECORDS 25% GROWTH IN GWP
INADEQUATE PRICING, MARKET DISRUPTION TO PUSH RATE INCREASES INTO 2020 — FITCH
CORNERSTONE INSURANCE RECORDS N11.6BN GWP FOR 2018
BREAKING: MESSI JOINS INDIAN CLUB SIDE KERALA BLASTERS
FEDERAL JUDGE MISSING, FEARED KIDNAPPED
MANY MISSING, AS 100-PASSENGER VESSEL CAPSIZES IN CROSS RIVER
NHRC TO FG: RESPECT EL-ZAKZAKY’S RIGHT TO HEALTH, MEDICAL TREATMENT
MURRAY ENJOYS FIRST SINGLES WIN SINCE HAVING HIP SURGERY
RANSOM-BEARING EMISSARIES KIDNAPPED IN KADUNA
STRAY BULLET FROM POLICE ESCORT KILLS APC STALWART IN LAGOS
LOYIBO TO SULTAN: YOU’VE BEEN A UNIFYING FACTOR IN NIGERIAN PROJECT
AS AUDU OGBEH TAKES THE BACK SEAT (3)
REPS PROBE NTRN ABANDONED PROJECTS IN N-DELTA
AMAECHI PROMISES BETTER TIMES FOR STAFF
DELTA @ 28: I’LL BUILD ON GAINS RECORDED BY MY PREDECESSORS — OKOWA
‘HOW INSECURITY WORSENED IN S-EAST ZONE’
POLICE, ARMY COULD’VE MANAGED TARABA KILLINGS BETTER — CCC BOSS

News Headlines Aug 26, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 26, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

$9.6bn: British firm listing Nigeria assets for seizure
Taraba killings: Army to court-martial soldiers in Jos
Nigeria’s leadership degenerating progressively, says Peter Obi
Herdsmen activities in Igbo land barbaric – Nnamani
Banks’ software investment rises 55% to N120bn
Navy detention: Falana shouldn’t blame us, says NHRC
NSCDC cautions applicants against extortion
Zamfara okays RUGA settlements for 17 councils
Katsina raises out-of-school children’s panel, gets $3m grant
Police invitation: IPAC chairman assembles 20 lawyers
Adeoyo hospital rehabilitation
We’ve yet to arrest Ondo killer parents — Police
Ekiti subsidises fertiliser for farmers
Edo primary school teachers reject resumption date
Police attack 98-year-old Anambra woman with AK-47
Marketers accuse oil firms of N400m fraud
Police arrest 25 suspected cultists in Lagos
Two vehicle ‘brainbox’ thieves apprehended in Lagos
Gunmen attack Enugu police station, steal weapons
Farm worker’s death: Family demands justice
Three suspected robbers nabbed with toy gun, hemp
Man molests, impregnates 16-year-old pupil in Ekiti
25 escape death in Anambra auto crashes –FRSC
I was shocked Buhari didn’t reappoint me — Shittu
Mum discouraged me from going into politics – Makinde
Isoko chiefs back Omo-Agege as Delta APC leader
Alaibe rejects list of congress officials
‘Tinubu’s critics‘ll soon hail his qualities’
Power generation falls to 2,970MW on Discos’ demand
FG to prosecute abusers of social investment programmes
Hajj: Aviation ministry queries NAHCON over domestic carriers
Access Bank drives financial inclusion via agency network
NSIA’s profit rises by 39 per cent
Ghanaian scores seven-minute CAF hat-trick
We will win EPL despite Liverpool loss – Luiz
De Bruyne smashes Ozil’s record
Chelsea’s Abraham inspired by criticism
Ozil’s Arsenal future in doubt after Liverpool snub
Okagbare, Oduduru arrive Rabat
2019 BBNaija: Gedoni, Jackye evicted from the house
2019 BBNaija: Tacha, Mercy receive strike from Big Brother
Star Wars, ‘Frozen 2’ footage wows Disney fans
I didn’t protest against Pastor Adeboye to seek relevance – Baba Fryo
Romance not all about sex –Mr Ibu
I’m a businessman, not musician – JJC
9mobile secures $230bn loan to reposition operations
Security services firm gets ISO certification
Skills gap slowing digitalisation in Nigeria, others — PwC
EDITORIAL: Reviewing the revenue allocation sharing formula
Who’ll you choose: Buhari or Lord Lugard?
$9bn damages: The same fool and his money
Nigerians in the Diaspora and anti-graft war
Where is the Nigerian dream?

The Nation

Why there’s increased security presence at borders, by NCS
Internal security: Navy trains officers on non-kinetic warfare, human rights
AFC okays $230m for 9mobile’s growth plans
Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Zulum, AbdulRazaq off to Japan
Fed Govt goes after social intervention saboteurs
Soyinka to Fed Govt: stop using force to silence Nigerians
Court okays seizure of accounts, assets traced to retired judge, NDDC director
Expert bemoans Nigeria’s exclusion from G7 Summit
We’re childhood friends, Keyamo speaks on photo with suspect arrested by FBI
Banality upon banality
Raring to go
A modest applause
Ex-communication minister Shittu: I’m shocked Buhari didn’t return me
Victims identify Wadume as ‘kidnapper’
Southwest gets nod to establish security outfit
GTB, Resourcery partner on Tier III certification
‘Nigeria’s oil production cost among 10 world’s highest’
236,000 artisans get N10b loan
Fashola, Aliyu, a perfect team
Cornerstone recovers from loss, makes N2b profit
Cornerstone recovers from loss, makes N2b profit
Pupils develop app on traffic gridlock
Bayelsa Speaker calls for creation of more councils
‘Fed Govt paid rent on its Osun land for 50 years’
FDI dips by 36.5% in seven months
NCRIB honours Braithwaite, Ogunlana
€150m probe: Detectives comb Obasanjo Library
Recap plan: AXA Mansard, Allianz, others beat deadline
NIRSAL, German group boost agric projects
SEC regularises 3.4b fictitious shares
NSIA shareholders get N1.45 dividend
Who gets Bayelsa PDP ticket?
NASSI to CBN: release funds to SMEs
Averting another strike
Human bomb
DPR assures of fuel supply
‘Why bigger states attract less constituency projects’
CCNN: Bigger, more profitable
Pillage of Nigeria’s skilled workforce
If Sudan and Hong Kong should visit Nigeria today…
Beyond Ekweremadu’s ordeal
‘Overturning power sector privatisation is dangerous’
Adventures of Wadume
‘Stop opening new universities, upgrade existing higher institutions’
Bayelsa Speaker calls for creation of more councils
Bayelsa 2019: Why Senator Diri Douye should get PDP ticket, by group
Egypt claims third gold medals in table tennis
BREAKING: Newcastle claims first win against Tottenham at home
My 7th Olympic dream is not over, Oshonaike insists
GTB, Resourcery partner on Tier III certification
‘Nigeria’s oil production cost among 10 world’s highest’
236,000 artisans get N10b loan
Cornerstone recovers from loss, makes N2b profit
Pupils develop app on traffic gridlock
‘Fed Govt paid rent on its Osun land for 50 years’
25 escape death in Anambra auto crashes – FRSC
Police arrest three highway ‘robbers’ in Ogun
IRI pledges support to lawmakers, seeks inclusiveness in governance
Two drivers ‘steal’ N1m rods from Dangote refinery
Bail us out of deplorable roads, Akoko communities beg Akeredolu

Daily Trust

Army goes after traitors as B/Haram strikes again
FG to prosecute saboteurs of Social investment programmes
Experts seek nutrition as major component of Basic Healthcare Fund
Wamakko set to establish private varsity in Sokoto
NiMet predicts thunderstoms, rains for Monday
Tributes as Prof Jibrin Aminu clocks 80
FRC streamlines registration to 48hrs
Alleged fraud: Kalu’s trial resumes tomorrow
Kano gov’ship: ‘Gama results were cancelled at state collation centre’
Igbo summit calls for plebiscite on future of S/East
Monarch warns Okorocha against security breach in Imo
Kano Pillars crash out of CAF Champions League
Chelsea’s Abraham inspired by criticism
FIBA World Cup: NBBF banks on FG’s support for D’Tigers
MAN, NECA, LCCI react to electricity tariff adjustment
AFC approves $230m loan for 9mobile
Cook, Beninese nabbed over alleged foreign currencies theft
STDD offers free tree plants for residents
Mothers tasked on girl-child education
Invictus: Our smelly underside
As ministers set to work
Pope reacts to Brazil’s Amazon fire disaster
Italy’s government collapses, turning chaos into crisis
Brexit opportunities for Nigeria
Man defiles neighbour’s 3-yr-old daughter in Benue
NAPTIP arrests trans-border kidnappers
Police arrest Cameroonian refugee over rape of 12-yr-old
Editorial,: Hike of Electricity Tariffs
Wadume Scandal
Facebook, Twitter, and Google removed fake accounts used by the Chinese government to spread misinformation
Carry-over issues into Ngige’s second tenure
NULGE urges governors’ forum to support LG autonomy
FG to enrol vendors in N-power programme
Why farmers should study the market trends of their crops – Professor Dadari
We can colonise West Africa through agribusiness – Minister
BBNaija: Lovebirds Mercy, Ike throw ‘jabs’ in heated argument
Nigerian Singer, Rema makes Obama’s summer playlist
Lawyers want accelerated hearing on Kalu’s N7.6bn fraud trial

ThisDay

SON to Review Standards on Cereal Products
Ship Owners Move to Harness $3.5bn Nigerian Content in Oil Industry
Stakeholders Explore Ways of Maximising Digital Banking Benefits
FirstBank Organises Agric Expo
Analysts List Measures to Transform Nigeria’s Automobile Industry
Stock Market Pares Losses, Recovers 3.2% on Bargain Hunting
Beyond Combating Climate Change
NASME Urges FG to Implement Sustainable Devt Policies
Firm Advances Technology to Meet SDGs Targets
Ministers Pledge New Narrative for Mining, Steel Sector
Group Seeks Increased Awareness on Utilisation of Gas
RECAPITALISATION OF THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY
FG Pledges to Deepen Foreign Direct Investment
Obiano Upbeat about Investment Opportunities in Anambra
Innovator Lauds FG on Executive Order 5 Policy
Sahara Group Restates Commitment to Developing South Sudan’s Energy Sector
WELCOMING BUHARI’S NEW MINISTERS
Ekweremadu and the Misplaced IPOB Attack
Arresting an Existential Scourge
Abuse, Misuse of Words
NDIGBO: THE REALITY OF A VIRTUAL NATION IN THE DIASPORA
Strengthening Domestic Food Production
Fresh Battle for Beer Market Leadership

The Sun

Insecurity: Knocks, kudos for Buhari
Plot to remove Fowler thickens
US fraud: FG to issue executive order to forestall reoccurrence –Presidency
How Kalu, Ekweremadu facilitated Kanu’s release from jail –Ex-IPOB lawyer
APC chairmen urge Kalu to rebuild party in South East
Ogoni killings: Ex-militant leader indicts politicians, chiefs
Borno gov blames military for Gubio, Magumeri attacks
FG to prosecute SIPs saboteurs –Uwais
14-year-old fakes own kidnap to visit boyfriend –Police
$9bn UK court judgment: Iwuayanwu calls for negotiation
How military super camps caused Gubio, Magumeri attacks –Zulum, Borno governor
Ihedioha not witch-hunting Okorocha -Onyeukwu
Ogoni killings: Ex-militant leader indicts politicians, chiefs
Bayelsa, Kogi guber: Don’t obtain forms from suspended chair, AA leadership tells aspirants
Sluggish economic growth, weak earnings hit Nigerian stock market
Security threat, community levies take shine off eastern ports
Liberia appoints Onoharigho, as Deputy Ship Registrar
530 NPA pensioners lament non-payment of 10 years entitlements
Nigeria can’t sustain $9bn spent on freight –Hassan, NSC ES/CEO
Dickson group overruns Alaibe, others in Bayelsa PDP ward congress
Ndidi suffers hamstring injury
Kwara Boxing boss lauds GOtv Boxing NextGen
FIBA World Cup: Zenith Bank charges D’Tigers to excel in China
D’Tigers win 2019 Peak Invitational tourney
Joshua vs Ruiz re-match: Beware of distractions, Oboh warns AJ
Africa Games: Oshoala warms up for Algeria with goals for Barca
AAG 2019: Team Nigeria strikes gold in Basketball, Badminton
Moses Simon off to super start with Nantes
CAF Champions League: Enyimba advances, Kano Pillars crashes out
NDDC: Open letter to president Buhari
Masses’ worsening poverty
Multiple tax collectors, defaulters and auditors
Nigeria, land of oddities
31 laws of politics Nigeriana (7)
Nigeria to host Petroleum Summit
PPA: Magodo residents commend Ikeja Electric over improved power supply
Reforms, subsidy, refineries top agenda for new petroleum minister
How airport infrastructure deficit cripples passenger service delivery
NAMA to train 80 air traffic safety personnel at NCAT
Rep lauds Sirika’s appointment as substantive Aviation Minister

Tribune

PDP, APGA Governors Back Re-Appointment Of Ngige As Labour Minister
I Was Shocked Buhari Didn’t Reappoint Me As Minister ― Adebayo…
Kwara APC backs governor over dissolution of statutory commissions
Military ‘super camps’ not effective strategy against Boko Haram ― Gov Zulum
Access to president open to ministers ― Presidency
NYSC bans corps members from driving vehicles of religious bodies
Lagos-Ibadan rail: Amaechi seeks more money to build bridges across roads into Apapa
NHRC condemns illegal detention of 40 Nigerians by Navy
FG to prosecute abusers of social investment programme ― Uwais
Fight over #FBIList tears Nigerians apart as #IgboYahooBoys, #YorubaDrugDealers, #ArewaDrugDealers trend on Twitter
Operatives foil armed bandits’ attack on Enugu Police station
OPC honours Awolowo, MKO Abiola, Ajasin, 17 others with hero of democracy award
Nigeria to go through rigorous process to be certified polio-free — WHO, EU
Zulum meets Buhari, says Boko Haram causing havoc in Borno
‘No tariff increase has been approved’ ― NERC
CSOs rate Wike low on inclusive governance
Reps back proposed devolution of powers, state Police legislation
Death of 17 Kwara admission seekers painful, preventable ― AbdulRazaq
Nnamani decries alleged herdsmen killings in Enugu, seeks collaborative efforts
530 NPA pensioners lament non-payment of entitlements
Sanwo-Olu’s wife tasks journalists on professionalism, dedication to duty
Wadume: NANS calls for prosecution of politicians involved
$9bn judgement debt: Solicitor General absolves staff of unnecessary trips to UK
Editorial
Invictus Obi: Celebrating Money For Its Own Sake
Young Addicts: Why Parents Should Act Now
Talking about rape
Scourge of internet fraud
Our Duty To Yoruba Nation In Travail
Buhari’s ministers and their no go areas

The Guardian

Institute moves to address yam production challenges
NWFL promises more innovations, as Bayelsa Queens win Champions Shield
Demand for Nigeria’s luxury real estate dips
Airlift of pilgrims causes row as NAHCON bars airline, reviews quota
Delta plans to implement property protection law, curb double taxation
Malaria poses challenge as multi-drug resistance spreads in Africa
NBA eyes innovations, better economy as conference opens
How it takes me two minutes to steal vehicle’s brain box, by suspect
Federal Government promises to boost housing production, targets one million houses yearly
D’Tigers win Peak Invitational, plead for government support
Ashanti Kotoko dumps Kano Pillars out of CAF Champions League
Nigeria Police beat Cowrie RFC as CMB South West Rugby League returns
Emulate Ogunsanya’s support for boxing, LSSC chairman urges Nigerians
Injury threatens Ndidi’s participation in Super Eagles’ Ukraine friendly
Nigeria can learn from South Africa’s intervention in PSL’s rescue
Hope rises for Lagosians over Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet
Editorial: Bursting sycophancy in Buhari’s Daura
Obaseki and the Edo paradigm shift
Yakubu Gowon’s sermon
The Nuremberg trial 2019
Revolutionaries at work

News Headlines Aug 25, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 25, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Dual citizenship: Senate President, Speaker risk losing seats
$9bn award: FG may invite ex-NNPC bosses, Diezani, others
Discos suffer N1.15tn four-year tariff shortfall
Men of power: Nigeria’s most influential power brokers
A fan once asked to marry my picture — Joeboy
Being evicted early from BBN shocking — KimOprah
I’ve cried many times for my career –Tim Godfrey
Romance not all about sex –Mr Ibu
Rant here: Attack on Ike Ekweremadu in Germany
Determination, hard work needed to succeed – Taimako
Process is a huge part of success­ – Edun
Igbo, Yoruba may lose Presidency in 2023 – Shehu Sani
Group condemns police harassment of IPAC officials
N13m: APC disowns Wadume, asks him to name sponsors
Doctors battle to save five-year-old raped in Adamawa
God gave me MFM vision in one-room apartment –Olukoya
Avert varsity strike, workers tell Adamu, Ngige
Enugu govt to carry out autopsy on slain pregnant woman
BREAKING: Retired police officer kills man at Imo festival
ICYMI: I went to see my boyfriend, 14-year-old confesses after father raises kidnap alarm
I sold my day old baby for N500,000 — Imo woman
Convicts willingly return to prison after fire outbreak
Govt bulldozes restaurant after owner attacks tourists
Kauru LG donates relief materials to Kaduna attack victims
Orphan owes N600,000 after surgery, stranded in LUTH
Man spends 82 days in jail for bringing honey into US
I don’t know why Buhari still trusts security chiefs –Rev Fr Evaristus Bassey
Pension operators invest N250.02bn in real estate
Labour vows to resist retrenchment at NIPOST
Skills gap slowing digitalisation in Nigeria, others — PwC
Kogi community lauds FG’s solar power plant
Nigeria becomes India’s third biggest oil supplier
North won’t give up power anytime soon –Mailafia
We’ll surely attack South-East governors abroad — Kanu, IPOB leader
Tracking down South-East govs abroad an empty threat — Gov Umahi’s aide
FG lacks political will to end insecurity problems – Bassey
I spent 27 months in detention over false allegations – Onyeobi, Iyase of Asaba
Six mine-resistant military vehicles intercepted in Adamawa
Ahead of Saudi showdown: Ruiz plans to end Joshua’s career in Diriyah
Pochettino: Eriksen situation hurting player and club
Reds to hand Van Dijk new deal
Barca to improve Neymar offer
Wright-Phillips retires from football at 37
I didn’t bleach, my skin has adapted to comfort— Frederick Leonard
Nigerian among top 5 best talents at Mr World
Persons with kidney inflammation rarely need dialysis — Expert
Man who regained sight after 21-year blindness: I can stare at plants, animals all day
Edo herbalist who raped, impregnated daughter He told me nothing wrong with his act — Monarch
Tarka: Statesman who took Middle Belt to national relevance
Skills gap slowing digitalisation in Nigeria, others — PwC
EDITORIAL: Taking flood warnings more seriously
The Bolekaja economic theory
The worship of an unknown ‘god’
Where do you look?

The Nation

Traditionalists ask Makinde to declare August 20 as public holiday
‘Unmanned forests threat to security’
IPOB, Ohanaeze in war of words over Biafra, Ekweremadu
“33’’ Export unveils 40th anniversary label in Calabar
Lagos intensifies efforts to register 1m new born in 2019
Lagos group supports Bello’s reelection
Diezani again – the flamboyant female former minister wants all her bling-bling back!
Food import restriction has taken effect – CBN
CIBN spearheads crusade to maximise digital banking
Dickson and danger ahead of Bayelsa PDP primary
Forex restriction: Food businesses count losses
‘AfCFTA threatens N50b local market’
Die-hard Man United’s fan reveals magic behind N50m jackpot
Life Lager wraps up 2019 edition of Hi-Life Fest
Cafe One hosts 2019 Caine Prize winner
AMCON boss: Banks responsible for N1.79tn non-performing loans
Edo’s path to good governance
Nigerian doctor introduces ‘Doctor-on-demand’ App
Meet celebrities who insured their body parts
The trouble with Southwest politics
How do you choose which book to read?
LAMI PHILLIPS
Ekiti: what’s the fuss?
PILLOWTALK
Efik and Ibibio influences on Nollywood
My lasting memories of Dele Udoh
Identities of resilience debuts in Lagos
Ruffle dress madness
The world on a ledge
SNAPSONG
Eat’N’Go marks 7th anniversary in Nigeria
‘How we achieved local content in cable manufacturing’
Oyuki-Obaseki: A titan’s journey runs its course
EVAREST NNAJI: Fear of heights doesn’t affect piloting
Match-fixing: The myth, reality and players behind the illicit ring
Still on Atiku’s ‘treasonable’ comments
When will PDP and its accolytes – Afenifere-PDP, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and co see opposition as serious business?
Bayelsa APC primary: Fears over unity amongst leaders
Bursting the myth of making it
BUKOLA OLOPADE: My romance with road races
Trump as the “Chosen One” – Four Theses
MASAI UJIRI: Untold story of Toronto Raptors’ conquest in NBA
Vivian Anani: Getting a role in Zeeworld, the best of my career
NIMAH ALI: My life as a spa owner
Ekiti’s name and shame
‘Everyday realities inspire me to write’
Mattress buying guide
Italy’s leaders are divided on policy, united in fear of one man
APC must begin to reflect on life after Buhari – Princewill
Goldberg Larger wears new look
One dies as street party turns tragic
NAPTIP nabs man allegedly involved in kidnapping Ghanaian girls
NYSC to punish corps members on unapproved journeys
Flood hits Yola North, four other LGAs
‘Kanu didn’t order attack of Southeast Governors abroad’
Weekly Round-up: Top stories you might have missed this week
VAR rules out Ronaldo’s goal as Juventus start title defence with win
Bayer Leverkusen ease past Fortuna to maintain winning start
IPOB, Ohanaeze in war of words over Biafra, Ekweremadu
N13m: APC disowns Wadume, says we’ve no budget for thugs
Ex-govs, former ministers to be grilled over $16b power projects
Match-fixing: The myth, reality and players behind the illicit ring
Dickson and danger ahead of Bayelsa PDP primary
Bayelsa APC primary: Fears over unity amongst leaders
Tribunal upholds Uba Sani’s victory
PDP ticket: Ward congress causes tension in Bayelsa
EPL: Salah’s double seals Liverpool win over Arsenal
Awoniyi, Jamilu Collins lose at home to Mgladbach/Freburg
Food import restriction has taken effect – CBN
CIBN spearheads crusade to maximise digital banking
Forex restriction: Food businesses count losses
‘AfCFTA threatens N50b local market’
Yemi Alade set to release fourth album
Small Doctor welcomes fourth baby
Not all actresses have ‘sugar daddies’– NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS CHY NWAKANMA
Meet celebrities who insured their body parts
Muhammadu Buhari: Slavery still exists – We must take action
Eight fruits that can boost your ‘sex drive’
Seven prominent Nigerian men who married younger women
Nine deadliest fuel tanker explosions in Africa

Daily Trust

Captain Tijjani Balarabe: Unmasking ‘mastermind’ of Taraba Police Killings, Wadume Escape
How Wadume spent five days in Kano hideout
Wadume Scandal
Security operatives intercept military hardware in Adamawa
APC screens Lokpobiri, 6 others for Bayelsa governorship
Abba kyari’s role has not changed in Buhari’s second term – Presidency
JUST IN: Unidentified gunmen kidnap 5 in Kaduna
We didn’t allocate N13m to kidnapper, Wadume – APC
Amaechi: Why Lagos-Ibadan speed train was delayed
As Smart’s hope rises, Dino fights to retain seat
Why Bello will win Kogi governorship election – Fanwo
JUST IN: Niger electoral body reschedules LG election
Sports Minister charges D’Tigress to qualify for 2020 Olympics
Katsina bubbles as new Polo season gallops-off
Team Switzerland wins Ambassador’s Polo Cup
Kyari’s strategic plans will tame corruption in NNPC – ARDI
China’s car import move tickles Nigerian market
COREN harps on strict enforcement of engineering standards
Slavery still exists. We must take action
Why saving Kano civil service is imperative
Overcoming fear of flying in the bumpy skies
Italy’s government collapses, turning chaos into crisis
Brexit opportunities for Nigeria
Botswana introduces new Blue Card
Kano court remands 2 over alleged murder
Editorial: Wadume Scandal
Why farmers should study the market trends of their crops – Professor Dadari
We can colonise West Africa through agribusiness – Minister
Gov Makinde, IITA draw up strategy to make Oyo agribusiness hub
Governor Mohammed donates 300 Saudi Riyals to each Bauchi pilgrims
Hajj: Med-View returns Kaduna, Kano pilgrims
Hajj: 546 first batch of Kaduna Pilgrims return
Mr Nigeria among top 5 best talents at grand finale of Mr World in Philippines
5 Hollywood celebrities who have performed in Nigeria
Who could Marvel draft to replace Spider-Man?
New Environment minister to unveil problem-solving programmes, policies
Flooding: Sokoto govt urges residents in prone areas to relocate to safer places
UNESCO, NWRI build capacity to tackle Lake Chad crisis

ThisDay

Perpetual Debt in the Silicon Savannah
How Perpertrators of Bunkering are Denying Nigeria Enormous Revenue
EFCC Investigating Oil Bunkering in Niger Delta Says Magu
USAfrica Expo to Connect Nigerian Businesses, Others with US Resources
Ekweremadu and the Misplaced IPOB Attack
Arresting an Existential Scourge
That Mob Attack on Ekweremadu
Oyetola And Long Wait For His Commissioners
Bayelsa Governorship Still a Long Way from Certitude
ANDREW “OGUNDELE” APTER Nigeria is a Vibrant Place, Especially Yorubaland
Before Enugu Is Desecrated!
Mohammed Audu: Bello Can’t Win in a Free, Fair Primary Election
Supreme Court on a Mission to Redeem Self
Enugu at 28: Ugwuanyi and The Founding Fathers’ Dreams
Afolabi Imoukhuede: The Job Creation Tsar Gets another Chance
The Nuremberg Awakening
Nigeria’s Foreign Policy under PMB’s Second Term: a Prolegomena to National Security Threats
EDITORIAL: An Avoidable $9.6 Billion Judgment Debt
From Imo, Trails of Okorocha’s Maladministration
Liverpool Breeze Past Arsenal to Stay Top

The Sun

The Cosmas Maduka interview: My success secrets
Benson Lulu-Briggs death: Son, wife fight dirty
Police confirm abduction of 7 persons in Kaduna
Presidency denies Abba Kyari’s roles have changed
I want secret wedding –Dolly Nwaduba, actress
Minority won’t be emasculated in Senate – Abaribe
Prisons of hell
APC to Wadume: Name who gave you money
Jubilant retired cop kills kinsman, injures another at chieftaincy ceremony in Imo
Owerri Declaration: Ndigbo call for autonomous region
Kogi CJ constitutes panel to investigate state’s deputy governor
The new war: Igbo vs Igbo
Kano election tribunal: You’ve no case, Ganduje tells PDP candidate
Nigerians suffering profligacy of past – Sen. Otu
APC leadership: I’m not party to any gang-up against Oshiomhole – Gov Ganduje
Blame IBB, Obj for Nigeria’s problems – Daiyabu, 2nd Republic Politician and Ex-AD Chairman
Stock market excited as ministers get portfolios
CSR: Sterling Bank donates uniforms to Sokoto govt
Tackling sex nightmare during pregnancy
Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum gets bigger
“Were you perhaps expecting to see a little flexing of brawns?”
Turning prisons to schools
Down syndrome
Boko Haram destroys 73 houses, 28 shops in Borno villages
…As NAF levels insurgents’ base, kills scores in Sambisa Forest
Security: Rivers to deploy more security personnel to Ogoni communities –Gov Wike
Abia police nab fraudster who specializes in forging government revenue receipts
Why Ohanaeze youths gave Ekweremadu heroic welcome –President
Delta declares war against illegal levy collectors
Excitement as Ohams presents 35-Year Strokes of a Master Cartoonist
Nimah Ali, Le Hammam CEO: I have absolute respect for women making other women proud
Winifred Oyo-Ita: Disengagement burden of a head civil servant
Cutix unveils rebranded cables to beat fakers in market

Tribune

Take social media stories with a pinch of salt — Soyinka
Germany: I have forgiven my attackers, Ekweremadu speaks on returns to…
Name those who gave you N13m, APC challenges Wadume
Nigeria, US partnership will continue to produce mutually desirable…
Abba Kyari, SGF, govs, others attend Sultan’s daughter wedding…
Flood: SEMA urges dwellers in riverine communities to be on the alert, be ready to relocate
Review your stand on ministers access to you, IPAC Chairman urges Buhari
Ameh alleges intimidation, threats over August 27 IPAC election
Residents foil attempt to arrest mother who allegedly beat four-yr-old girl to death
Ekweremmadu’s Germany attack was stage-managed, Ogah alleges
FG to deliver 1m houses per year – Minister
Gombe, Bangladesh explore areas of partnership in trade, agriculture
Germany: I have forgiven my attackers, Ekweremadu speaks on returns to Enugu
Ohanaeze calls for thorough investigation into Enugu pregnant woman’s murder
We will deliver our mandate — Tijjani Aliyu
Nigeria, US partnership will continue to produce mutually desirable results ― Osinbajo
Abba Kyari, SGF, govs, others attend Sultan’s daughter wedding in Sokoto
Gombe partners TCN on grid expansion, power improvement
Six suspected fake corps members arrested in Katsina
2023 Presidency: Unite or lose out, Shehu Sani warns Southern Nigerians
2,000 Katsina pilgrims return from Saudi Arabia ― Official
Present your children for immunisation against killer diseases, Masari tells parents
FG launches ”Not for Sale” campaign to address human trafficking
Disregard Ihedioha’s peitition against me, Okorocha tells IGP
Kaduna Tribunal upholds Senator Uba Sani’s victory
Bauchi gov, Bala Mohammed flags off 58.4km road project
Buhari congratulates Jibril Aminu at 80
Lack of funding delays Lagos-Ibadan rail project ― Amaechi
DPR sanctions 2 petrol stations, 2 gas plants over sharp practices in Delta
Traditional ruler appeals to Kwara governor for upgrading
Court remands trader for stealing bags of coconut
Kano court remands two over alleged murder
Applicant in court for allegedly threatening to kill priest
Housekeeper, 2 others in court for allegedly stealing
Zenith Bank appoints Henry Oroh Executive Director, Al-Mujitaba Abubakar…
STATE OF THE NATION: Nigerians will fight back one day —Bolaji Akinyemi
IPOB threats: The gathering storm in Igbo nation
Awolowo was never given preferential treatment in Calabar Prisons…
I don’t recognise Buhari until Supreme Court rules on his election —Adebanjo
How Awolowo influenced people, spent time in Calabar Prison —Odigie,…
How the plot to eliminate Awo in Calabar prison was foiled —Gabriel
Memo to Yoruba Governors (2)
Ask The Doctor
Specdo to features Tekno, Solid Star in Manyan
NCC to reposition Creative Industry for greatness
WAP releases new new TV drama, The Babinton Family
Sacked from their homes! Agonies of Abuja flood victims
Ojude oba festival: Model of religious tolerance

The Guardian

Adelarin Awotedu in what men want
Macron, Trump break the ice with surprise pre-G7 lunch
Atiku honours pledge, awards full scholarship to Onukaba Ojo’s son
Memo To CoS: Nigerians have boarded ‘one chance bus’, says Galadima
Wike vows to rid Ogoniland of cultists
RCCG Region 19 donates borehole to Idiagbon community
‘Boko Haram runs fishing, hides/skin business to fuel insurgency ‘
Group tasks leaders to emulate Makinde on youth inclusiveness
Bale and James start but Madrid held by Valladolid
Salah stars as Liverpool surge past Arsenal
Rashford suffers penalty woe as Palace stun Man Utd, Lampard gets first Chelsea win
PSG coach coy over Neymar
Abraham double fires Chelsea to first win of Lampard’s reign
Kadiri: Situation in Nigeria, recipe for ‘revolution’
Bayelsa PDP, APC bedeviled by internal bickering ahead primaries
Lagos: Manipulations behind rejection of commissioner-nominees
Oduah, Ekwunife, Onyejocha and Ikpeazu: Southeast amazons without godfathers
Bringing the art of the remake into Nollywood
Editorial: Making Nigeria’s food products exportable
Ranching is good, will solve problems of herders/farmers clashes – Eya
Psycho-social burdens of infertility
Amnesty Programme: Dokubo’s magic wand
GuberWatch: Let’s ask our governors questions

Daily Independent

Britain Joins Germany In Criticising Macron’s Mercosur Threat
Syrian Troops Surround Turkish Post In Country’s Northwest
US Pursuing Iranian Oil Tanker ‘Under Terrorist Command’ To Turkey
Zimbabwe Union Rejects Govt Pay Deal As Anger Over Economy Grows
Amazon Fires: Fines For Environmental Crimes Drop Under Bolsonaro
Global Disputes Set To Jolt G7 Summit In French Resort
Southampton Captain Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg Tackles Racism, Social Media
Hong Kong Protests Met With Tear Gas
Brazilian Striker Picks Chinese Name After China Call-Up
Israeli Airstrike Leads To Renewed Calls For Us Troops To Leave Iraq
Amazon Fires: Fines For Environmental Crimes Drop Under Bolsonaro
Lagos View – Is PSP Performing Better Than VisionScape?
Lagos First Lady Raises Hope Of Improved Access To Quality Healthcare
EFCC Arrest, Detain Kwara TV Boss, 3 Others Over Land Fraud
Canada Ex-Diplomat Urges Sanctions On Hong Kong Leaders
Iran Holds ‘Productive’ Nuclear Talks With Macron
Pears In A Pod: Like Maurice Iwu, Like Abdullahi Babalele
Stakeholders Worry As Nigerian Airlines Lose More Seats, Revenues To Foreign…
You Are A Channel Of Glory
There Is Need For Nigeria To Refloat National Carrier – Mrs….
Increased Supply Lowers Prices Of Fresh Tomatoes, Pepper
World Bank To Expend $62m On Projects In Adamawa
Can Dare Turns Nigerian Sports Around?
F’Eagles Qualify For African Games Semis
Africa Games: Enitan Oshodi Laments Nigeria’s Loss In Table Tennis
2022 W’Cup: Adebayor Out Of Togo Squad For Qualifiers
Can D’Tigers Surpass Second Round At FIBA W’Cup In China?
Pulling 100m Nigerians Out Of The Pit Of Poverty?
Lai Mohammed: The Second Coming Of The Masquerade Man
Self-Succession Cabinet And Reign Of The Ostrich
FG Should Stop Reneging Om Agreements With Varsity Workers
Facing The Future
Kida And The Sports Ministry Shenanigans