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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Atiku loses, APC mocks PDP, opposition attacks judiciary
Court adjourns Ambode’s bus probe suit against lawmakers
Court refuses transferring Maina’s case to another judge
Minimum wage: National, state councils meet on negotiations Tuesday
NIMC insists on N5,000 for ID card renewal
Airport worker returns Ondo accountant-general’s iPhones, N300,000
Fani-Kayode and his history teachers
Video, photos of Baghdadi raid released
INEC won’t transmit gov poll results electronically –REC
Court refuses transferring Maina’s case to another judge
How I frustrated Hazard at Lille –Enyeama
FG lifts suspension on North-East humanitarian groups
Akeredolu, group disagree over Akpabio’s NDDC steering committee
2021 AFCON qualifiers: Rohr recalls Musa, Omeruo, Akpeyi
Sai’d treble equals Kanu, Osimhen’s records
Motorcyclist, passenger, pupil crushed to death in Lagos, Ogun
EFCC invades OOU, FUNAAB, MAPOLY, abducts students
Court jails three Internet fraudsters in Ibadan
Traffic violation: Lagos to auction 53 seized vehicles
Ex-corper poses as FCT minister, defrauds victims of N52m
Abia woman, baby survive earth tremor
Motorcyclist jailed 14 years for sodomising nine-year-old boy
Court stops rape victim’s father from withdrawing case
Ondo corpse buried 41 years ago found intact
Gbajabiamila cautions candidates against violence
Kogi election: Bello, Onoja canvass support for Adeyemi
87 observer groups haven’t submitted 2019 polls’ report — INEC
‘We’ll challenge Okorocha’s senatorial seat to Supreme Court’
Katsina Assembly confirms Buhari’s niece, others as commissioners
PoS agents slam N50 charge, operators protest
MTN deactivates 600,000 subscribers, grows by 12.1%
AIB probes Bristow helicopter’s engine failure
Cyberthreats: Protect your systems, networks, FG tells MDAs
MultiChoice plans DStv, GOtv discount at Lagos fair
Pregnancy claim: Keep my family name out of your mouth, Davido warns Ogundamisi
I bear no grudge against judge who jailed me for contempt –Ex-Edo attorney general, Obayuwana
EDITORIAL: Jakande on deplorable Lagos roads
On the Oshiomhole and Obaseki imbroglio
Adedavoh: An alternative perspective of ‘the Victim and the Visitor’ (2)

The Nation

53 impounded vehicles to be auctioned
Buhari, Zenith Bank commend resilient Eaglets
EFCC arrests 15 ‘Yahoo boys’ in Imo hotel raids
Appeal Court Justice kidnapped
Ruiz wary of ‘hungrier’ Joshua
EFCC: we don’t brand succesful youths fraudsters
What next for Atiku?
Speech-impaired man held for ‘killing’ motorcyclist
Two kids abducted in Gombe found in Anambra
Two FRSC officials arraigned for ‘murder’
Woman threatens to sue NCS over ‘fraud attack’
Operation Kpochapu arrests 115 crime suspects in Anambra
Oshiomhole: no media war with Sagay
First Lagos military governor Mobolaji Johnson dies at 83
$107b withdrawn from ECA in 15 years
Dealing with kidnappers’ growing army
Diri better than Lyon, says Dickson
FCT minister’s impersonator held for N52m fraud
Nigeria’s Ogunbiyi joins UN
Navy seizes 1221 bags of smuggled rice
PDP thugs attack our supporters after rally, alleges APC chieftain
Sanwo-Olu mourns passage of ex-Lagos Governor Johnson
Maina paid N3b, opened 12 accounts in my bank, says witness
Lyon to Okoko: you’re suffering from post-traumatic disorder
Court orders halt into Ambode’s probe
Buhari okays Saudi pact on refineries
Judgment an affirmation of peoples collective voice, says Tinubu
‘Money laundering’: Your comments about me unfair, Maina tells judge
INEC distributes 2.4m PVCs
Nigerians to Buhari: it’s time to deliver on promises
Atiku, PDP kick as Buhari, APC celebrate victory
INEC to deliver materials with helicopters
‘Support my husband’s re-election’
ANA president seeks stiffer penalties against piracy
Customs intercepts expired rice, other contraband worth N1.7b in Rivers
Lawyer petitions rights commission over clients’ ‘unlawful’ arrest
Inside the court room
Rotary launches campaign against polio
Police arrest editor, webmaster
Fed Govt to inaugurate 100KW solar mini grid in Akwa Ibom Thursday
Ecobank’s N5b suit against Obat Oil for hearing Nov 18
Atiku: End of the road
LAUTECH crisis: Oyo Assembly appeals to UI for help
Akeredolu backs NDDC’s audit
Southwest governors recruiting ‘errand boys’ as security operatives, says Adams
Abiodun challenges institutions on indigenous technology
Lifeline for the suicidal
Motorcyclists as killer gangs
IMSUTH and its unending crises
Innovative, promising world of digital agri-preneurs
Innovative, promising world of digital agri-preneurs
Niger’s ‘the bad, the bad and the ugly’ (I)
The ASUU, Govt battle over payroll
Young Rotary clubs berth in four public schools
Nigeria-Turkey trade hits $490m
Resolving LADOL’s Indigenous Ownership Confusion
Visa requirements: China
(Anti) Social media
The mascot and the stake
We’ll speed up C-of-Os’ issuance, says Sanwo-Olu
‘African writers should contribute to ending poverty’
Nigeria, U.S. trade volume hits $5.21 billion
Bayelsa Oil Commission to meet IOCs, others
Kogi: Endless wait for bursary
There should be zoning in 2023, says Sani
Unending power sector battles for loans
Bringing theories to town (2)
Rector canvasses support for alma mater
‘Waste management is key to SDGs’ goals’
Stop agonising motorists
Court orders halt into Ambode’s probe
Atiku: End of the road
IMSUTH and its unending crises
Two kids abducted in Gombe found in Anambra
Buhari, Zenith Bank commend resilient Eaglets
BREAKING: Manchester United trash Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
BREAKING: Carabao Cup: Liverpool beat Arsenal on penalties
Excited Maduka makes list as Rohr releases squad against Benin Republic
Golden Eaglets’ victory, a lesson in resilience, says Buhari
Ecobank’s N5b suit against Obat Oil for hearing Nov 18
‘African writers should contribute to ending poverty’
Nigeria, U.S. trade volume hits $5.21 billion
Bayelsa Oil Commission to meet IOCs, others
Young Rotary clubs berth in four public schools
NUT hails Kwara Gov for picking two teachers as commissioners
FUNAAB marks World Egg Day
Bridge Academies institutes teachers’ awards
Loving the fatherland
Bringing theories to town (2)
Rector canvasses support for alma mater
‘Waste management is key to SDGs’ goals’
Stakeholders seek social media use against cybercrimes
MAPOLY students embark on sensitisation
Mrs Ngozi Shodunke tells her cancer survivor story

ThisDay

NACA Commissions South-south Zonal Office in Uyo
CHI MD, NSN Chairman Advocate Daily Fruit Juice Intake
Bukar: With Inclusiveness, Nigeria Can Achieve Universal Health Coverage
Court Orders Lagos Assembly to Suspend Ambode’s Probe
Lagos Set to Auction 53 Vehicles Impounded for Traffic Offences
Buhari: How We’ll Lift 100m Out of Poverty
2020 Budget Report to Be Ready for Consideration Tuesday
Kogi, Bayelsa Guber Polls: INEC Releases Data of Eligible Voters
Mobolaji Johnson, Lagos’ First Gov, Dies
Nigerian Navy, Others Partner against Piracy, Crude Oil Theft
Obasanjo Travelled More than Buhari, Oshiomhole Alleges
US Military Trains NAF Personnel Medical Evacuation Capabilities
Human Rights: EU, Inter-American Courts Pledge Support for African Court
Hits OML 25: Host Communities Tackle Wike
BUA’s Obu Cement, CCNN Set to Merge
Bayelsa Oil Commission to Meet IOCs, Subsidiaries
STL Trustees Wins Award
Out of Date With Luck
PDP’s Cry Over INEC Officials’ List Sign of Sinking Party, Says APC
Why INEC Can’t Prosecute Kogi Governor For Double Registration
INEC Begins Airlift of Materials, Profiling of Boat Owners for Bayelsa Governorship Poll
EDITORIAL: THE N10.33TRN BUDGET PROPOSAL
Dangote Refinery to Start Operation in 2021
Senate Concurs with House, Rejects Operation Positive Identification
Alleged Money Laundering: Maina Seeks Transfer of Case to Another Judge
MTN Rakes N460.1bn Revenue, 61.6m Subscribers in Nine Months
Buhari Salutes Golden Eaglets on Victory over Ecuador
Rohr Recalls Musa, Akpeyi, Kalu, 20 Others for Benin, Lesotho
Dare, Tallen to Storm NWPL Super 4 Grand Finale
NTTF Boss Vows to Improve Coaching in Nigeria
Changing the Narrative of Oyo State Education Sector
Buhari and the Fayawo Economy
North-east: FG Lifts Ban on Two International NGOs
STL Trustees Wins Award
Report: Multiple Taxation Stifling Growth of Telecom Sector
Innovators Urged to Focus on Disruptive Technology
Lagos Woos Investors in Coconut Value Chain
AfDB Partners Global Firm on Youth Empowerment
Minister Inaugurates Milk Centre in Kano
Unlocking Digital Opportunities with Tech Innovations
Path to Fiscal Sustainability
How to Make More Sales
YouTube Unveils New Initiatives to Support Local Creators
Phase3 Telecoms Assures Customers of Quality Service Delivery
Stakeholders Harp on Adoption of Digital Services
Djouahra: Nigerians Need Enhanced Skills in Imaging Technology
XHS Nigeria Unveils Xerox Products
Akala: We are Tackling Instability through Youth Employment
Anyaeto: Nigeria Still Operating Outdated Oil Sector Regulations
Firm to Power Digital Banking with New Solutions
FAO, EU Seal €40m Deal to Boost Sustainable Fisheries
Sterling Bank Posts N7.3bn Net Profit, Promises Improved Performance
Conoil Plc Records N1.7 Billion Nine Months Profit after Tax
Oracle Advises Organisations to Adopt AI Technology
‘Start-ups Owners Must Believe in Nigeria to Scale’
Supporting Educational Philanthropy with Advocacy
Case for Stronger National Housing Fund Scheme
Experts Suggest Blended Finance for Social Investment Funding
FG Urged to Ban Importation of New Vehicles
Group Introduces STEM Education in Kano School

Daily Trust

S/Court verdict: Cabal sabotaged judiciary — Atiku Nigeria must move on — Buhari
FG lifts suspension on Mercy Corps, Action Against Hunger
Arik not qualified as national carrier – FG
Operation Positive Identification: Senate backs Reps, summons Buratai
Why Russia is our friend – Buhari
‘Why Nigeria must emulate Norway’s Sovereign Fund’
BREAKING: Rashford shines as Manchester United send Chelsea out of Carabao cup
Carabao Cup: Liverpool edge Arsenal after 10-goal thriller
Buhari reacts to Supreme Court victory, says Nigeria must move on
Obasanjo travelled more than Buhari – Oshiomhole
2019 polls: 87 observer groups yet to submit report, 8 months after – INEC
Senate: Danbaba bounces back as appeal court sacks Tambuwal
Musa, Akpeyi return as Rohr unveils squad for Benin, Lesotho
Dare charges Eaglets to cruise to victory against Australia
Football fans seek more coordinated play from Golden Eaglets
Border closure: Nigeria rejects Vietnam’s rice importation plea
MTN revenue hits N856.48bn in 9 months of 2019
Nigeria, US trade hits $5.21bn in eight months
Kidnapped police inspector, 2 others freed after N2m ransom payment
…as FCT police continues joint anti-kidnapping operations
I need prayers to overcome security challenge, Kuje boss tells clerics
Reflections on the just concluded US-Africa Summit
A world on the streets
The illegal immigration quandary
Niger’s MoUs not wild goose chase
For every Nigerian child, every right
Burdens of humanitarian services, social development
Terrorists kill 16 people in two-day attack on Burkina Faso village
No fewer than 20 soldiers killed in northern Afghanistan
‘How I was robbed by teenagers in Osogbo’
Police nab alleged impersonator of FCT minister
Kidnapped Enugu Catholic priest, Fr Madu released
INVESTIGATION: FG’s N3.4bn solar power grids rot in Abuja, Kaduna
Editorial: Aregbesola’s ambitious promise
Activist applauds Kannywood actor for sponsoring 101 orphans’ education in Kaduna
Things to know about Supreme Court Justices that heard Atiku’s appeal against Buhari
Why Nigerian textile factories are going under
New plant viruses constitute major threats to food security – Virologist
‘Nigeria annual fish production worrisome’
Teachers, pupils abandon classrooms over faeces
Gov Abiodun offers employment to Crescent best student
Augustine University produces 7 First Class graduates
SERAP writes Trump, seeks travel ban for El-Rufai, Ayade, Ganduje, others
Supreme Court upholds Buhari’s victory, dismisses Atiku’s appeal

The Sun

Buhari welcomes Saudi’s Aramco, PIF, NNPC partnership to revive refineries
Maina to remain in prison as court adjourns bail hearing till Nov 6
Gunmen abduct judge, kill police orderly in Benin
Mobolaji Johnson, first military gov of Lagos dies at 83
Atiku: It’s finished
Mobolaji Johnson dies at 83
SERAP writes Trump, seeks travel ban for governors jailing journalists, others
USAID, Delta target 65,000 water consumers for enumeration
Edo varsity gives N5m to best entrepreneurial student
NBA berates Ayade over JSC’s inauguration
. … Group takes illegal migration campaign to schools
Bayelsa rolls out activities for annual thanksgiving
Appeal Court sacks APC senator, Rep in Sokoto
Bayelsa, Kogi poll: INEC accredits 143 observers to monitor polls
Atiku vs Buhari: Supreme Court judgement expected – APC
Supreme Court Judgment: Secondus commends Nigerians for supporting PDP, Democracy
BUA consolidates Cement business with Obu, CCNN merger
Dangote denies owing workers amid agitation
Nigeria, US trade hits $5.21bn in 8 months
N287bn inadequate to complete Nigeria’s 540 roads –Fashola
Indonesia moves to strenghten SMEs in Nigeria
Stealing plus Bribery over Corruption: The present state of Nigeria
Nigeria, doped on hope?
This town crier must be tamed
Effects of ‘University of Cold Room’
How to re-engineer South-East’s economy
Like ISIS, like Boko Haram
Nigeria, US trade hits $5.21bn in 8 months
N287bn inadequate to complete Nigeria’s 540 roads –Fashola
Ugwuanyi grants free treatment to HIV patients
Enyimba Economic City Wins Business Plan of the Year 2019
Imo begins another vaccine campaign
Day bankers treated farmers in business clinic
Day Enugu doctors rendered free services
Brave and swashbuckling, a new poet asks for his place under the sun
Girls literacy reduce morbidity, mortality, says Minister

Tribune

BREAKING: Mobolaji Johnson, Lagos first governor, dies at 83
Twitter bans political adverts worldwide
Poll challenge: Atiku, PDP acted within nation’s laws ― Buhari
No Nigerian president has surpassed Obj in foreign trips ― Oshiomhole
Gunmen kidnap Appeal court judge in Benin, kill police orderly
Reps query NIMC over misappropriation of iaspora registration fee
Supreme Court verdict: Tinubu asks Atiku to join APC in nation building
Two children kidnapped in Gombe reunite with parents in Anambra
Sales attendant arraigned over alleged N1m fraud
NLC in Nasarawa rejects conditions for reinstatement of 20 sacked…
Unify Bureau de Change rate with official exchange rate, NISER don tells FG`
Q3 2019: UBN Plc increases PBT to N15.6bn
Indigenous contractors appeal for government patronage in Kwara
NSE market indices dip 0.53%, amid profit-taking on blue chips
Editorial: Of NIN and JAMB candidates
WhatsApp sues Israel’s NSO for allegedly helping spies hack…
Dozens trapped underground after deadly landslide
Tribune at 70
When will Nigeria’s security challenges end?
Monogamy and men
APC is the party to beat in Ondo governorship election —Kalejaye
How Bayelsa poll will be won and lost —Ex-PDP deputy national…
What difference can the amazons make in Kwara?
Nollywood: AY’s ‘Merry Men 2’ set to hit cinemas
OAU VC, others advocate integration of entrepreneurial education in schools’…
Lagos urges private parnership to revitalise education sector
We still pay fees in Nasarawa varsity, physically challenged students…
Corona harps on how quality education can drive societal change
Nutmeg better aphrodisiac than drumstick seed —Experts
Reps query NIMC over misappropriation of iaspora registration fee
Chile will no longer host COP25 ― President Piñera
Sales attendant arraigned over alleged N1m fraud
Rotary Club gives free medical check-up to 80,000 beneficiaries
Kwara govt pledges decisive steps to curb perennial flooding

The Guardian

Government insists on regulation of social media
Varsities’ governing councils and burden of politics
Akpeyi returns to Eagles for Benin, Lesotho match
You are sabotaged by dictatorial cabal
United States envoy blames regulatory policies for low FDI inflow
Nigeria, Vietnam to address trade barriers, increase investment
‘Nigeria to start methanol production soon’
Agriculture key to poverty reduction in Nigeria, Buhari insists
Cross River State NBA declares newly inaugurated judicial commission nullity
‘ November 28 deadline on completion of work on 2020 budget sacrosanct’
Gunmen kidnap Appeal Court judge, kill police orderly in Edo
Eaglets have hallmark of champions, says Shorunmu
How Unical won 2019 Higher Institutions Football League
Athletes’ large turnout for Abeokuta City Marathon thrills organisers
Organisers promise neutral officials for Ruiz-Joshua rematch
Granada: La Liga leaders compared to Leicester
Women Super Four teams battle for N3m, trip to Spain
Editorial: NDDC and that forensic audit
Research targeted at academic promotion unproductive for African development, says AAU
How Atiku embraced the Buhari experience at Supreme Court
Why we didn’t disqualify Bello, by INEC
History of Supreme Court verdicts on presidential polls from 2003
Banks, telcos, fintech urged to provide free USSD codes
Qantas, Southwest airlines step up checks for cracks in Boeing 737 NG
‘Implementation of digital economy will make Nigeria globally competitive’
Sarkodie Honoured As “Year Of Return” Ambassador
Nigeria and South Africa try to “reset” relations
Russia and the new scramble for Africa
Bittersweet: the BBC sex for grade documentary in Nigerian Universities
Dearth of experts, research fuelling mental health disorders’
Group seeks support of religious, community leaders in malaria eradication
Proffering solutions to nutrition challenges
Gani Adams alleges recruitment of personal security agents by South-West governors
Bauchi clears N64b workers pension, salary arrears
Imo commences rehabilitation, upgrade of four technical institutions
Eaglets have hallmark of champions, says Shorunmu
How Unical won 2019 Higher Institutions Football League
Athletes’ large turnout for Abeokuta City Marathon thrills organisers
Nigeria, Vietnam to address trade barriers, increase investment
Atiku reacts to Supreme Court verdict
Agriculture key to poverty reduction in Nigeria, Buhari insists
Ijaw youths call for Akpabio’s sacking
SERAP urges Trump to sanction governors jailing journalists, others
Court orders Lagos Assembly to halt probe of Ambode
Over 150 feared killed by yellow fever in Katsina
Customs’ boss tasks Fed government on dredging of seaports
Gunmen kidnap Appeal Court judge, kill police orderly in Edo
Gani Adams alleges recruitment of personal security agents by South-West governors
Rotary promises to ensure Nigeria stays polio free, immunises over 100 kids in Ogudu
How demand for custom duties on donated drugs denied Nigerians with cardiac cases free surgeries in Enugu
Abducted Enugu Catholic priest regains freedom
Residents seek speed bumps on roads to reduce accidents
Trial of lawyers accused of stealing N192.4m takes new turn

Daily Independent

Supreme Court Decision On Atiku And Realities Of 2023 Igbo Presidency
Border Closure Has Not Solved Our Problems –Yakasai
INEC Ready For Kogi Elections –Apam
CBN Earmarks N100bn To Resuscitate Cotton, Textile Industry
FG Targets Five Million Tons LPG Consumption By 2023
BUA Reveals Completion Date Of New $450m Cement Plant
Dele-Bashiru Pledges Commitment To U23’s Tokyo 2020 Target
Under-17 World Cup: Dare Salutes Golden Eaglets’ Fighting Spirit
IOC President Due In Abuja November 13
Weak Defence Give Dosu Concerns
Dangote Refinery To Employ Ports, Roads For Fuel Deliveries
Uganda Says Telecoms Operators Must List On Local Bourse
South Africa Sees Budget Deficit
South Sudan’s Main Opposition Accuses The Government
Girl Gives Up Chocolate To Raise Cash For Charity
Parliamentarians Unite To Back Meghan Over Media Treatment
5G Remote Controlled Car Drives On Open Road For First Time In China
Facial Recognition Tech Struggles To Identify Transgender People
Why INEC Cannot Stop Inconclusive Election-Prof Yakubu
Supreme Court Ruling: Democracy Has Been Affirmed,…
Ambode Congratulates Buhari On Supreme Court Victory
Supreme Court Ruling Shows PDP Is Finished– Lagos Lawmaker
Atiku’s Lawyers Only Made Billions Off Him –…
Carabao Cup: Rashford Scores Free-Kick To Give Man Utd Victory Against Chelsea At…
[BREAKING] Carabao Cup: Liverpool Win Penalty Shootout…
Jose Mourinho Eyeing Arsenal
‘Neymar Has The Sensibility Of A Child’ – Dani Alves
Again, Messi Surpasses Ronaldo
Facebook Begins Testing News For journalism
#MoDiTECH2019: Stakeholders Seek Focus On Digital Services…
Verve Card, GhIPSS Partner On Acceptance In Ghana
Nigerian Fintech Week: Speakers Urge Banks, Telcos To Remove…
Ensuring Nigerians Have Access To National ID Cards
The Loathsome Levy On PoS Transactions
Two Kidnapped Children, Parents Re-Unite In Awka
Traffic Offence: Lagos To Auction Impounded Vehicles
Three Internet Fraudsters Jailed In Ibadan
Court Convicts Man Over N.7m Fraud
Naval Officer, 14 Others Arraigned Over Illegal Oil…
Police Nabs FCT Minister Impersonator Defrauding Contractors
Adams Oshiomhole: Elephant In APC’s China Shop
Nigeria And Her Unwilling Army Of Child Brides

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Positive Identification: Stop Army operation, Reps, NBA, CDHR tell Buhari
Ambode heads for court to stop Assembly probe
Customs intercept 34 containers of rice at port
Govs opposed bailout’s N162m monthly repayment plan — FG
Police arrest journalist for report against ex-CBN gov’s firm
Driver crushes Kano road agency official to death
Many are Nigeria’s fifth columnists
Why I snubbed Eagles – Ogbonna
Dangote dismisses pipeline delivery of fuel
How I rescued my family from poverty – Osimhen
25 fleeing Kogi prison inmates recaptured, 97 missing
Iheanacho scores on first start after nine month
Offa poly lecturer arraigned for employment scam
South Africa returnee jailed 38 years for drug trafficking
Tenant’s decomposing corpse found in Lagos apartment
Kaduna abducted schoolgirls’ parents fault police on rescue
Corps members will receive minimum wage – NYSC
Ronaldo: I’d only play Champions League
Contractor laments LASG’s refusal to pay 20-year debt
Man, who urinated in court, gets N50,000 bail
Truck rams into seven vehicles in Imo
35-year-old arrested for sodomy in Niger
Ambode heads for court to stop Assembly probe
Appeal Court affirms Moro’s victory
FG urges National Assembly to okay diaspora, e-voting
Lalong advises commissioners on service delivery
Nigerians must shun unwholesome practices, says Osinbajo
Oyetola warns soldiers
Customs intercept 34 containers of rice at port
No going back on IPPIS, says finance minister
National Assembly passes oil production sharing contract bill
NASS summons 17 oil firms over NDDC debts
CBN approves N19bn for nine cotton plants’ revival …to recycle expired banknotes with N500m
FG extends TraderMoni beneficiaries to five million
Stop complaining I married Nigerian, Singer Becca tells Ghanaians
Wizkid nominated for 2019 Soul Train Music Awards
Many are Nigeria’s fifth columnists
Arranging peace meeting between Benue and Miyetti Allah not to score point –Air Peace boss, Onyema
Google parent Alphabet profits slip amid bigger investments
Founder Institute celebrates tech start-ups
Airtel obtains 20 MHz Nigerian spectrum
Stakeholders’ collaboration will curb cyberthreats, say experts
EDITORIAL: Al-Baghdadi’s death and defeating terrorism
Adadevoh: An alternative perspective of ‘the Victim and the Visitor’ (1)
When corruption fights back
On military invasion of our streets
ThisDay

THE WINDS OF CHANGE IN NDDC
INSECURITY: ANAMBRA GOES DIGITAL
Empowering Youths with Entrepreneurial Skills
UNILORIN’s Best Graduating Student Bags 25 Awards
Group Tasks Nigerians on Regular Testing to Combat HIV/AIDS Scourge
RIMSON President Urges FG to Curb Cybercrime
Again, MTN Denies Tax Fraud, Files 9,100-page Document on N3bn Suit against AGF
‘Insurance Sector Has Role to Play in Credit Disbursement’
Recapitalisation: Six Insurance Firms Opt for Business Combination
Examining Uzoka’s Role in UBA’s Reinvention
NMA Seeks Review of Doctors’ Hazard Allowances
Customs Seizes Expired Rice, Other Products with N2.713bn Duty Paid Value
Experts Advocate Restoration of LG Autonomy to Enhance Development
Agusto & Co, GCR Affirm InfraCredit’s Ratings
Adhere to Global Best Practices, DPR Advises Operators
Nigeria Earned N240bn from Solid Minerals in Five Years
Bayelsa Govt Declares Fasting, Prayer Against Election Violence
Oshiomhole Promises More Dividends of Democracy for Kogi
Boosting the Rail Transport System
Brazil 2019: Eaglets Stun Ecuador 3-2 to Reach Round of 16
Kenya Airways, Others for AfriSafe Award
Stakeholders Condemn Outsourcing Production of Military Uniforms to Turkish Firm
Amapakabo List Nine Foreign-based Players for U23 AFCON Tourney
‘Insurance Sector Has Role to Play in Credit Disbursement’
Experts Advocate Restoration of LG Autonomy to Enhance Development
Onigbogi Emerges NCRIB President
SUNU Assurances Pledges to Beat Regulatory Capital Requirement
Your Business Needs a Mental Health Awareness Strategy
Ecobank Asks Court to Order Sale of Obat’s Abuja Hotel to Offset N5bn Debt

Daily Trust

Effective ICT application to governance will increase IGR, curb corruption – NCC
CBN tasks Fintechs to be responsible, accountable
FG unveils methanol tech policy
FCMB, SystemSpecs sign MoU, launch payroll solution for SMEs
USSD: We can’t allow poor Nigerians to be exploited – Uba Sani
FIFA U17 World Cup: Sa’id hits hat-trick to send Golden Eaglets to 2nd round
Flood wreaks havoc in Benue, displaces many families
IGP, Abba Kyari in trouble over suspect who ‘died in police custody’
BREAKING: Appeal Court sacks APC Rep, orders fresh election in Sokoto
Sokoto: EFCC raids INEC office, quizzes officers
Apprehension among Kaduna traders as govt demolishes makeshift stalls
NGO sensitises Rigasa women on cancer prevention
Foundation urges govt to build more remand homes
FACT-CHECK: Are there more women in national parliament in Afghanistan than Nigeria?
Bayelsa/Kogi governorship: INEC to partner EFCC, ICPC over vote buying
Our evidence will give us victory at Supreme Court, PDP tells APC
Kano Pillars win two friendly matches in one day
Ogbonna reveals why he dumped Nigeria for Italy
Effective ICT application to governance will increase IGR, curb corruption – NCC
Drama in court as 35-year-old fashion designer wee-wee inside dock
Gunmen kidnap police inspector, man in Kuje
9 injured in Abaji multiple crashes
A world on the streets
The illegal immigration quandary
Nothing beats the enemy within
Issues regarding arbitrary customs duties for auto industry
Buhari: From Russia to Saudi Arabia with love
No fewer than 20 soldiers killed in northern Afghanistan
Protests drowning the world
Why I ingested 60 wraps of cocaine – 54-year-old widow
‘Fake native doctor’, 2 others remanded over fraud
NSCDC nabs suspected vandal, recovers cables in Ogun
Editorial: Rwanda’s fine example
Sosoliso crash survivor, Kechi marks 30th birthday
YouTube to support growth of local Creators in Nigeria
FG to regulate social media
Tik Tok in the crosshairs of possible international security violation
Why African continent needs to tackle disasters, climate change
‘Lack of urban planning exacerbates flood in Yenagoa’
Flood wreaks havoc in Benue, displaces many families
Appeal court reserves judgment in Akume, Jev’s case
The Guardian

More troubles for AFN officials, technical director to face ICPC
Lebanon government falls, protesters demand ‘more’
NCAA downgrades Med-View’s operation, to withdraw licence
Court summons Assembly speaker, others over Ambode’s probe
Niger Delta ex-militants urge Buhari to implement 2009 amnesty agreement
CUPP, APP sue FG over VAT increase, asks Buhari to drop it
Minister expresses concern over rapid of urbanisation
‘We paid ransom, for Kaduna schoolgirls release’
Davido picks up ladies who accused him of impregnating them
Messi fit and firing in Barca demolition of Valladolid
Dare, Tallen lead top dignitaries to NWPL Super Four tournament
Okala predicts Anambra State’s dominance of Nigerian sports
WABU champion Baby Face plans big for Boxing Night Mini
Hoopers qualify for NBBF President’s Cup Final Eight
Kienka, Okubena shine at AIICO Ikoyi tennis tourney
Editorial: Understanding reality of Nigeria’s border closure
119 countries critically short of blood
Criminals snub anti-kidnapping law to sustain attacks in Taraba State
Oyo Assembly confirms Makinde’s five-member LG Service Commission
Appeal Court affirms election of four Akwa Ibom PDP Reps
Improved EODB commendable but gaps remain, says LCCI
Despite efforts, economy remains on ‘bumpy’ recovery path
Importers, agents urged to adopt port conflict resolution portal
Nigerian students, public universities and the circle of fees
The roads and the snare of leadership
WNTV at 60: Broadcast reform and Nigeria’s soft power
Two nabbed for allegedly stealing manhole covers
Messi fit and firing in Barca demolition of Valladolid
Shiites, NAF bicker over killings in Sokoto
Govt moves to regulate social media
Emmanuel advocates adequate funding of army for optimal performance
Oyo urges sustainable maintenance of projects
Appeal Court dismisses PDP candidates’ suit against Adetumbi, others
Yoruba youths condemn ASUU’s opposition to IPPIS
Guterres appoints Ogunbiyi special rep for SEforALL
EFCC arraigns lecturer over employment scam
South Africa returnee jailed 38 years for drug trafficking
Army redeploys officers, announces new appointments
Communism, youthocracy and democracy: Which way out?
Task force denies involvement in Ijora-Apapa mayhem
Lagos warns residents on outbreak of NTDs in communities

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Minimum wage negotiations: FEC can’t decide for states – Govs
ASUU meets Lawan, says payroll system a scam
UTME candidates won’t score zero, even when absent – JAMB
Armed soldiers invade Osun police command headquarters
How Akawu spent $135,000 IAAF money –ICPC
After Saudi summit, Buhari jets off to UK — Presidency
Dennerby to resume as India coach next week
Warri, Kaduna refineries to be repaired in 2020
Herdsmen attack foreign minister’s town, injure two
Rep, women minister clash at budget session
Minimum wage negotiations: FEC can’t decide for states – Govs
Another Nigerian killed, two others injured in South Africa
PSG willing to sell Neymar for £199m
APC reports appeal panel to NJC
Senate panel rejects minister’s appearance, summons Fashola
Houston mayor honours Olota
Armed soldiers invade Osun police command headquarters
Policeman shoots wife, self dead in Lagos
Man drowns while searching for dredger
Lagos emergency workers kick over unpaid salaries
Police kill two cross-border bandits in Benue
Two sentenced to death for murder in Ekiti
DPR suspends fuel loading in Lagos communities
Daddy sexually molested us at knife point, two siblings allege
Osun: Accused person feigns insanity, urinates inside courtroom
Group drums support for Bello, Onoja
Plateau PDP factions differ over Bayelsa, Kogi polls
INEC trains visually-impaired voters in Braille ballot
AA ineligible to contest Kogi, Bayelsa elections – Court
AA ineligible to field candidates for Kogi, Bayelsa polls —Court
Ladoja, Alli deny dumping ZLP
Ogoni insists on local firm handling OML 11
Buy Nigeria-made goods –CBN
Institute urges FG to establish planning commission
Insecurity: Abuja-Kaduna railway passengers rise by 270%
FG to establish 774 farmers’ service centres
BREAKING: ISIS names new leader as al-Baghdadi dies
Nigerian politicians wicked, see honour in stealing –Imo-based Lebanese
There’ll be famine in my kingdom soon –Delta monarch sacked by flood
City slap £100m on Jesus
Bowen varsity to set up Super-DERN system
Don advocates waste management solution
Adamawa students meet gov over unpaid scholarships
Hollywood mogul, Robert Evans, dies at 89
How social media followers of el-Rufai, wife Hadiza misinterpreted their sarcastic tweets
Sola Sobowale, Adesua Etomi win at 2019 AMAA [FULL LIST]
VIDEO: Fans react to Tiwa-Wizkid live performance in France
Founder Institute celebrates tech start-ups
Airtel obtains 20 MHz Nigerian spectrum
Stakeholders’ collaboration will curb cyberthreats, say experts
‘5G, digital services will boost Nigeria’s economy’
EDITORIAL: Buhari should recover IOCs $62 billion debt
Mortgaging Nigeria’s future with loans upon loans
Lagos: A cyclic adventure of pain
Russia’s canny pivot towards Africa
Ending gross insecurity

The Nation

Senate urges ASUU to back down over pay role dispute
APC, PDP clash over Atiku’s suit
Boy hangs self in Ekiti
Rivers sign MoU with Real Madrid
Gbajabiamila mourns as Balewa’s widow Aishat dies
‘90m Nigerians live in extreme poverty’
Bus attendant arraigned for ‘stealing’ tyres
Laundered N33b: Lebanese arrested in N1.8b Lagos home
FCT Fire Service probes fire at FIRS’ store
Appeal Court reserves verdict in Ekweremadu’s suit
Governors reject Fed Govt’s wage pact with Labour
Customs boss, Buhari differ on dry port-bound cargoes
Buhari for London on private visit
Tambuwal vows to fish out killers of Sokoto youths
Kogi safe under Bello, Onoja, says chieftain
Osinbajo, World Bank VP, others for ESQ Legal Awards
Househelp remanded for alleged murder of 89-year-old employer, daughter
‘How APC can remain in power beyond 2023’
Give priority to shipping, SOAN urges govt
‘Lagos has zero tolerance for disobedience to traffic rules’
MTN, Dangote, others are ‘Most Valuable Brands’
Activists seek inclusion of civic rights in school curriculum
‘Investigate pupil’s killer’
FIDA Ogun holds Week
A competent person will succeed Buhari, says Razak
Fire disasters
Speed train: ‘We‘ll deliver next year’
‘Technology’ll drive legal profession’s future’
Nigeria’s debts
Push for non-custodial sentencing
When corruption fights back
Buhari and foreign travels
Abuses everywhere
Aviation: Bridging gender imbalance
How illicit fishing undermines economy
Institute holds 20th anniversary dinner
Lifting economy through entrepreneurship, tourism
UnlockCAMission winners get European trip
Kogi: Why are we so unblest?
Let us break something in Nigeria!
Ibadan…Coping with the siege of garbage (2)
Glo gives tricycle, others to Ofala promo winners
Sustaining peace in Niger Delta
Nnamdi Kanu and royal pleaders
‘Good briefs vital to effective advocacy’
Property dispute: Court restrains AMCON, receiver-manager
Starvation in Nigeria
‘Abolish death the penalty’
Eulogies as Adejumo hands over to Kanyip at Industrial Court
RTEAN: Factions lock horns in court
Positioning organisations against cyber crooks
Auto dealers to sue Customs for sealing business premises
Lawyer petitions Lagos CP over client’s detention
Intrigues behind new minimum wage agreement
Gov. Ugwuanyi commissions projects in Ezeagu
Edo Assembly crisis: lawmakers-elect bemoan stalemate, six months after
Policeman kills wife, self in Lagos
Gov. Ugwuanyi commissions projects in Ezeagu
Obono-Obla: I’ve been treated with utmost ignominy despite putting in my best
Photos: Like Lagos, like London
UPDATED: Teenager commits suicide over alleged maltreatment in Ekiti
228 inmates escape as Kogi custodial centre collapses
IPPIS controversy: Senate begs ASUU to shelve strike
Flood aids escape of 200 prisoners in Kogi
Trump considering releasing edited video of U.S. raid that killed IS leader
Gov. Ikpeazu swears in new commissioner
Ohanaeze wants the name Nigeria changed
Buhari warns police against excessive use of force, harassment
Kogi polls: We ‘ll retire Bello, Adeyemi from politics – PDP
Sex for grade: FIDA urges more victims to speak out
Ibadan…Coping with the siege of garbage (2)
A competent person will succeed Buhari, says Razak
Sustaining peace in Niger Delta
INEC colluding with APC to rig poll, Bayelsa PDP alleges
Striking bomber Okwonkwo hits Olympic Eagles camp
Eaglets’ win excites Buhari
Handball Nations Cup: Nigeria eyes World Cup ticket
Give priority to shipping, SOAN urges govt
Speed train: ‘We‘ll deliver next year’
Aviation: Bridging gender imbalance
How illicit fishing undermines economy
UnlockCAMission winners get European trip
Bus attendant arraigned for ‘stealing’ tyres
Gov. Ugwuanyi commissions projects in Ezeagu
Court sentences two men to death by hanging for murder
Nigerian, Canadian remanded for ‘N100m fraud’
Buratai seeks improved funding for army

ThisDay

Firm Launches Online Food Delivery App
Covenant University Student Wins Design Week Lagos Prize
EU Agrees to Grant UK Request for Brexit Delay Until January 31
Why Wealth Creators Are Rare in Second Generation
OCP Joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Energia, Oando JV Partner Gives Back to Delta Community
Dele-Bashiru, Okonkwo Team Up with Olympic Eagles
ADRON, Celebrities Unveil Lemon Friday Promo
MILITARY INCURSION INTO CIVIC SPACE
77,651 Workers Enrolled on IPPIS, Says Ag HoS
Bandits Kill Three, Abduct Six in Niger Communities
Court Upholds INEC’s Rejection of AA’s Candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa Guber Polls
Sokoto Plugs Payroll Leaks to Save Millions of Naira Monthly
Creating an Inclusive Environment for Women in Oil Sector
NNPC Pledges to Deepen Reforms in Downstream Sector
FG Urged to Unlock Nigeria’s Tourism Potential
PSC Amendment Bill and Nigeria’s Future
CORRECTIONAL OR TORTURED CENTRES?
Idah Rally Provides Auspicious Sign For APC, Says Ohikere
CAN, JNI Warn INEC, Security Agencies Against Compromise
With Ambode’s Probe, There Are More Questions Than Answers
UNODC: Climate Change Could Mean More Terrorism in Future
KECHI OKWUCHI: Serenades of A Survivor
Egypt Recall Mo Salah after International Rest
ASQ (UK) Launches Football Agents Development Training in Nigeria
Record Entries for GCU Relays 2019
Tiger Woods Wins 82nd PGA Tour Title to Equal Record
The Constitutional Crisis in Kogi
Creating an Inclusive Environment for Women in Oil Sector
NNPC Pledges to Deepen Reforms in Downstream Sector
FG Urged to Unlock Nigeria’s Tourism Potential
PSC Amendment Bill and Nigeria’s Future
Fidelity Bank, Gazelle Empower Youths
Teacher Wins Maltina Award
MTN Celebrates ‘Community Heroes’
Access Bank, Others Launch UN Global Compact Compendium
FG Welcomes Russia’s Intervention to Boost Agribusiness
Afreximbank Calls for Increased Lending to Private Sector
DETAIL’s 9th Business Series Highlights Strategies to Build Resilient Multigenerational Enterprises
Firm Launches Online Food Delivery App
Why Wealth Creators Are Rare in Second Generation
OCP Joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Energia, Oando JV Partner Gives Back to Delta Community
ADRON, Celebrities Unveil Lemon Friday Promo

Daily Trust

Bauchi gov to empower people with disabilities
Dangote tomatoes factory commences distribution of seedlings to farmers
Court remands man in prison over theft of turkey, goat
Nigeria imports 1.1m tonnes of onion annually
Library association laments shift from books to internet
Smugglers’ accounts in banks will be frozen – CBN
How little Chinese town transformed overnight
NiMet predicts rains in Lagos, Abuja, others on Tuesday
Buhari arrives Riyadh ahead of Future Investment Initiative Summit
Why bi-cameral legislature should be maintained — Senate President
Aggrieved 14 Edo legislators give Obaseki fresh condition for truce
A northerner succeeding Buhari is third term — Bewaji
Dare talks tough, says no federation bigger than sports ministry
PMB inspired Golden Eaglets eye victory over Ecuador
Drama as Dare walks out on Pinnick, Dikko for lateness
Transactions reverse negative posture at stock market
Nigeria’s problem not debts but revenue — Ahmed
DEAN Initiative praises el-Rufai for actualizing SDGs
Gunmen kidnap police inspector, man in Kuje
9 injured in Abaji multiple crashes
The illegal immigration quandary
Relationship between breast cancer and oral hygiene
As Gbajabiamila sets record on budget defence
Unjust political pension laws
Police arrest 4,973 criminals in 10 months – Buhari
$130,000 Fraud: ICPC arrests Athletics federation Secretary-General, Akawu
Court remands cleric in prison for allegedly stealing turkeys, goat
Editorial: Beyond annual NAFEST ritual
NESREA flags off environmental awareness campaign
Tik Tok in the crosshairs of possible international security violation investigation
FG urges Nigerian Huawei scholars to learn China’s ICT knowhow
Nasarawa gov honoured for supporting ICT initiatives
90m Nigerians live in poverty – FG
Labour asks Bauchi gov’t to withdraw workers suspension
FIRS promotes 244 staff
Nigeria imports 1.1m tones of onion annually
FG to establish quarantine centre at Dawanau market
Flood destroys rice farms in Taraba
Flood destroys rice farms in Taraba
You’re ineligible to field candidates for Kogi, Bayelsa polls, court tells AA
Supreme Court strikes out HDP’s application against Buhari

The Sun

Rivers, Real Madrid sign deal on Port Harcourt Academy
2023: Tinubu best for Presidency, declare supporters in Ondo
Police open fire on IPOB in Ebonyi
Buhari to spend 16 days in London after Saudi economic forum –Presidency
Cyber crime: EFCC arrests Mompha’s foreign collaborator, others
IPPIS: No salary, no work – ASUU
Minimum wage: Consequential payment depends on capacity – Governors
Remains of Balewa’s widow buried in Bauchi
Cops kill 2 suspected bandits in Benue
Bayelsa monarch regains freedom after N5m ransom
Alleged siege on Oshiomhole’s residence: Police arrest Obaseki’s aide
Banditry: NAF launches ‘Operation Na Zo’ in Kaduna
PDP, Atiku plotting to malign Supreme Court Justices –APC
Appeal Court voids Nwosu’s candidature over double nomination
A’Ibom North East senatorial seat: Drama as APC, Etim asks Appeal Court to reverse judgement
Legislative crisis: 14 Edo lawmakers-elect beg Buhari to resolve rift
IMF urges Lebanon reforms as protesters keep up pressure
Africa’s over 600m unemployed youths is time-bomb –Adesina, AfDB President
New national carrier: Aviation stakeholders sing discordant tunes
EgyptAir rewards student with free tickets for winning competition
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Nigeria tackles Ecuador for Round of 16 slot
Sports ministry earmarks N9.04m for refreshment, others
Buhari applauds Eaglets, urges ’em to go for the cup
Why we should not ignore Jega’s warning
Living in denial: a minister’s claim about hunger
Buratai’s Bomfog
Tiger Woods wins 82nd PGA Tour title
AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Osimhen: I’ll be ready for Benin, Lesotho
Unemployment: Oyetola applauded on youth empowerment
Cyber crime: EFCC arrests Mompha’s foreign collaborator, others
‘25% of adolecesents in Nigeria experience sexual abuse before 15’
Bandits on rampage kill 3, kidnap 6, rustle 1,200 cattle
Coincidences of Anambra fire disasters and alleged sponsored attacks
FG urged to introduce teachers colleges nationwide

The Guardian

90 million Nigerians live in poverty – FG
Truck driver remanded at UK court over 39 dead migrants
Why Osinbajo, others are honoured in legal awards
‘Stroke kills 88,000 Nigerians yearly’
7 mins ago
Supreme Court strikes out HDP’s appeal against Buhari’s election
UNICEF says Nigeria leads in global open defecation index
SEC hinges prosperity on sound economic policies
Immigration begins issuance of new e-passport
Imo oil communities’ landlords not criminals, says deputy governor
Ajax youngster Dest pledges allegiance to U.S. over The Netherlands
AC Milan post record 145.9 mn loss
Stam leaves Feyenoord after Ajax hammering
Pulisic relieved at finally making his mark for Chelsea
Bellerin calls for Arsenal unity after Xhaka tantrum
Editorial: What cutting cost of governance entails
Nigerian legal community is robust, lawyer says
Judiciary now the major problem for Nigeria’s democracy, says Galadima
Capital market development and need for fiscal incentives
How N3.4 billion premium is raising investors recapitalisation hopes
Stakeholders bemoan Nigeria’s low capital market-to-GDP ratio
Higher education regulators on accreditation in Nigeria
Bayelsa 2019: Allow level playing field
Buratai’s bomfog
How consuming lots of milk, cheese, butter may raise risk of prostate cancer by 76%
How a petitioner can question lawfulness of votes cast at the polls/election result
Minister tasks researchers on problem solving
228 inmates escape as Koton Karfe custodial centre collapses
CBN governor justifies borders closure
NAF holds counter terrorism simulation exercise along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari axis
The Brexit brouhaha and the petulant BoJo!

Daily Independent

Lesotho To Line Up Three Pros For Super Eagles
Amapakabo Sure Of Tokyo 2020 Ticket
We Don’t Deserve To Lose In Lome – Rangers Coach
FIFA U17 W’Cup: Nigeria Tango Ecuador For Second Round Slot
The Future Looks Brighter Than It Has For Me – Woods
NDDC Says N6b Power Project For Ondo State Riverside Communities Ready Soon
Kenya To Reduce To Commercial Borrowing
Iran Yet To Present Evidence Against Detained French Citizens
Turkish Official Cites Coordination With U.S. On Baghdadi Operation
U.S. Democrats To Summon Former Trump Aide Bolton
Hong Kong Falls Into Recession
New Tuberculosis Treatment For Developing Countries
Harry Redknapp Rushed To Hospital After Freak Injury
Space Tourism Firm Virgin Galactic To Start Trading
Instagram To Ban Drawings Of Self-Harm
UK Government Announces New Funding For Robot Development
Spotify Delivers Surprise Profit As Paid Subscriptions Rise
Changing Nigeria’s Name Will Solve Our Problems – Ohanaeze
Obaseki Embarrassing Nigeria; Estranged 14 Edo Lawmakers Cry…
Supreme Court Will Not Succumb To PDP’s Pressures- APC
Remove Bayelsa REC, PDP Campaign Team Tells INEC Boss
Bala Commends FCT Minister On Infrastructural Development
‘Grant Xhaka Has No Future At Arsenal’
Franck Ribery Gets Three-Match Ban For Pushing Referee
‘Ask Daddy To Buy Arsenal’, Gunners Fans React…
Why I Prefer To Be Benched- Lionel Messi
Florentino Perez Denies Zidane New Players Amid Sack Rumours
Bears Lose Their Grip As Nigerian Bourse Rebounds 0.14%
Bad Leadership Cause Of NDDC’s Failure – Contractors
FG Insists On ‘Operation White’
AXA Mansard Set To Sponsor The 2019 Lagos Kids’ Mini…
Union Chairman Unhappy With 30% Minimum Wage
Baghdadi’s Aide Led Forces To Him
Greensill Lands $655 Million Investment, Acquires UK Fintech…
Sanwo-Olu’s State Of Emergency On Lagos Roads
Lawyer Accuses Police Of Attempting To Take Over His Property In Kaduna
Abductors Release Bayelsa Commissioner’s Father
US Lawmaker Resigns After Nude Photos Leak
EFCC Arraigns Developer For Maitama Property Fraud
How Nigeria Bungled Automobile Technology Transfer Chances
Nigeria, The World Has Left You Behind!
Unending Drama Over NIN
Hong Kong Affairs Brook No Foreign Interference

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Payroll system controversy: ASUU takes battle to National Assembly, meets Lawan, Gbaja
Atiku vs Buhari: Supreme Court fixes Oct 30 for hearing
Buhari leaves for Riyadh on Monday
Tunde Bakare mocks 2023 presidential ‘hope-fools’
2021 AFCON qualifiers:: Osimhen allays injury fears
2019 FIBA ACC: Air Warriors, MFM get automatic tickets
Moses thrilled to be back
Confed Cup: Enyimba win, Rangers lose
Doha: AFN orders new probe, alleges indiscipline
Martins, ex-internationals offer to help Ikhana
Buhari celebrates Eaglets, demands trophy
Oduko not good enough for U-17 W’Cup –NFF
DSO: NBC to begin analogue switch off 2020
Non-competitive markets pushing up Internet prices, group warns
FG earns N52.7bn from solid minerals in one year
POWA tenants tackle IG’s wife over eviction notices
Man kills daughter during dispute with wife
Victims write Oyakhilome over funds in crashed bank
Gunmen kill security officer, two others in A’Ibom
Quack doctor nabbed after patient died of abortion
Accused person feigns insanity, urinates inside courtroom
Man smashes one-year-old baby’s head on ground
Two-storey building collapses in Jos
23-year-old lady allegedly steals Jeep, N1m items
We don’t monitor salt, rice sharing –INEC
Ladoja, Alli deny dumping ZLP
Bayelsa commissioner father’s abductors seize N5m ransom messenger
Dickson commends Bayelsans for supporting PDP
Six govs visit Jonathan seek support for Diri
‘Bayelsa has no reason to be backward’
FG earns N52.7bn from solid minerals in one year
Banks’ credit to private sector hits record N25.47tn
Domestic bond subscribers get N190bn in four months
‘Nigeria’s ease of doing business, best since 2011’
$1.29bn Zungeru hydropower project 68% completed –Ministry
Nigeria’ll become Africa’s leading digital economy, says minister
VIDEO: Fans react to Tiwa-Wizkid live performance in France
Excesses, extortion creeping into fight against Internet fraud
Hidden pains of families who lost loved ones to sickle cell
EDITORIAL,; Education: Addressing Soyinka’s horrifying spectacle
2020 Budget: Sorry, more of the same
Miracles, EFCC and Tinubu’s bullion vans

The Nation

1,700 for World Bank’s empowerment programme
‘Imo to get functional primary health care’
Pupil kills mate in Lagos cult war
210 bandits repent in Sokoto
ISIS leader al-Baghdadi killed in U.S. operation in Syria
Supreme Court to hear Atiku’s appeal Wednesday
Tinubu not opposed to Ekiti cargo airport
Akwa Ibom seeks Fed Govt help on erosion
N50 PoS charge begins
Four ‘steal’ N30m after ‘drugging’ employer
Six-year-old missing in Anambra 4
‘How Oduah diverted airports fund, by EFCC
Power project: Probe of N1.68b cash to firm begins
‘Abortion doctor’ held for housewife’s death
The toddler and the beast
How Sule became Lalong
Bello and his hooters
‘Why N913b power intervention funds may not be recovered’
Ford introduces ‘Mustang-inspired’ Electric SUV in November
Coscharis Motors to unveil Edge at Abuja Auto show
NPA requires over N50b to buy patrol boats, fenders 12:40 AM
Union Bank supports education
NSIA Insurance kicks off campaign
SEC, BPE mull NNPC subsidiaries’ listing on stock exchange
IFC, StanChart boost trade with $1b
Building directors’ capacity for growth
I’ll keep singing – and swinging – Lagos
PDP’s choice of apex court panel?
Oando, JV Partner promote health initiative
Nigeria burning its candle at both ends
Kano’s 31 metropolitan roads
Reversing out-of-school kids statistics
Boko Haram war narratives
Kano kidnap saga: Justice must be seen to be done
‘Govt must cut domestic loans to reduce debt service’
Democracy beyond politicians
LAWMA employs 20 physically challenged
Afreximbank: Russia-Africa trade volume hits N20b
Pacegate drum production hits 5,000 daily
Adron Homes targets middle income class
Shipping firms sabotaging inland ports, says ANLCA
India’s car leader, Maruti records profits decline
Visually impaired don wins N8.8m SUV
Tackling flood menace in Lagos, Ogun communities
‘Fed Govt earned N52b from solid minerals in 2017’
MTN partners industry captains at inaugural Fireside chat
Electric motors, not in Nigeria
Pre-paid meter racket
‘33m Nigerians use Facebook via mobile phones’
Checkpoint corruption
Macro-economic indices improving, says Guinness chief
AXA Mansard partners women
AIICO increases share capital to N18b
My govt performance attracting people to PDP rallies – Dickson
We’re ready for genuine reconciliation – Oyo APC
Large turn-out at Kogi election campaign excites PDP
PDP senators grumble over budget passage timeline
UPDATED: EPL: Liverpool beat Tottenham, as Arsenal hold Crystal Palace
BREAKING: Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-1
BREAKING: Arsenal draw 2-2 with Crystal Palace
BREAKING: Premier League: Newcastle draw Wolverhampton
‘Why N913b power intervention funds may not be recovered’
Ford introduces ‘Mustang-inspired’ Electric SUV in November
NPA requires over N50b to buy patrol boats, fenders
Union Bank supports education
NSIA Insurance kicks off campaign
210 bandits repent in Sokoto
Four ‘steal’ N30m after ‘drugging’ employer
Six-year-old missing in Anambra
Catholic church to approve ordination of married men
Who will help Seun Egbegbe?

ThisDay

Focus on NAF’s Women of War
Buhari Celebrates Eaglets’ Victory at Opening Match in Brazil
Police Arrest Girl for Stealing SUV, Cash from Client’s Home
MTN Launches Mobile Money Transaction Service in Kano
Scores Escape Death as Two-storey Building Collapses in Jos
Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Others Mourn Olorunfemi
Bakare Mocks 2023 Presidential Aspirants
Kogi PDP Mega Rally, a Red Card for Yahaya Bello, Says Party
Alumona: How Nigerians Can Enjoy e-Governance
Clergy Enjoins Nigerians to Devote Themselves in God’s Service
Opposition Lawmakers Insist on Thorough Scrutiny of 2020 Budget
What is Your Money Doing in the Bank?
ALLEN ONYEMA: NIGERIA’S CULLINAN ONE
Unilever Commits to Waste-free World
Project Launched to Support Farmers
Nuru Named ‘CEO of the Year’
Airtel Africa Declares Six Months $228m Net Profit, Interim Dividend
Lawan: Cold Relationship Between Executive, Legislature Won’t Help Nigeria
I’LL KEEP SINGING – AND SWINGING
Lawan Harps on Cordial Executive, Legislature Relationship
Beyond the Customs, Passenger Drama at Abuja Airport
Celebrity blogger, Noble Igwe Set to Share Happiness with Maltina’s ‘1000 Smiles’ Campaign
EDITORIAL: CASHLESS POLICY AND THE ECONOMY
About 100 Patients Patronise LUTH’s Cancer Centre Daily, Says CMD
Falana Cautions Military over Demand on Nigerians to Carry ID Cards
Ekiti Has over 300 Undeveloped Tourist Sites, Says Group
Nigerian Universities Need Support of Their Alumni, Says Oyetola
Emirate Airline, African Industries Partner India Cup Tourney
Again, Togo Edged Out Nigeria as Rangers Crumbled In to Kegue
Ondo State, SMT Volvo, Toyota, others Back Ondo Auto Rally
UNICAL Malabites Rule 2019 HiFL Season
ALLEN ONYEMA: NIGERIA’S CULLINAN ONE
Experts Call for Unhindered Internet Access
Heritage Bank Empowers Entrepreneurs
FCMB Expands Branch Network
‘FirstMonie Processing over 5,000 Transactions Daily’
Unilever Commits to Waste-free World
Project Launched to Support Farmers
Nuru Named ‘CEO of the Year’
Airtel Africa Declares Six Months $228m Net Profit, Interim Dividend
Afreximbank Announces Cotton Initiative
FAAN Tightens Security, Refutes Allegation of Aircraft Burgling
Legal Constraints May Hinder Policy on Digital Taxes, Expert Warns
Equities Market Remain Bearish Despite Positive Corporate Earnings
Stakeholders Welcome Nigeria’s Ranking on W’Bank Ease of Doing Business
Musa: FG Needs to Drastically Reduce Debt Service Cost
‘Bad Roads, Dilapidated Infrastructure, Obstacles to Manufacturing’
EASE OF DOING BUSINESS
‘Nigeria Loses N9bn Annually to Post-harvest Food Production’
AS THE SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA CONTINUES…
Axxela Gets Issuer Rating of BBB+(NG), Stable Outlook
FG Urged to Develop National Technology Agenda
FBNQuest Merchant Bank Supports Women in Banking
Bauchi Seals $864m Cement Production Deal with American Firm
RMBN Wins Awards
ALAT Supports Socialympics
Standard Bank, Rhiza Africa Seal Deal
AMCON Amendment Act Requires Enforcement, Says CJN
Access Bank Records N1bn Daily Digital Lending
Tackling The Menace of Substandard Goods

Daily Trust

Sigma CEO tasks manufacturers on output for economic growth
Fidelity Bank, Gazelle empower 200 youths
Access Bank acquires new bank in Kenya
Sokoto: 100 communities to benefit from new solar project
SON certifies 7 companies in Ogun
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FG earned N52bn from solid minerals in 2017 – NEITI
Nigerian Immigration to introduce various visa categories
Guber elections: Anxiety in Kogi, Bayelsa over looming violence
Troops raid hideout of insurgents, bandits, kidnappers
Nigeria got all her requests from Russia – Presidency
Lawmakers decry poor level of Calabar-Itu road construction
Police recover 36 cows from rustlers in Zamfara
Abia govt empowers 20 South Africa returnees
Slash federal lawmakers’ salaries, allowances, says ActionAid
Our mega rally in Kogi a red card to Gov Bello – PDP
You lied about IDB’s $181m loan for Minna-Bida road dualization, Gov Bello replies ex-Gov Aliyu
Buhari congratulates Golden Eaglets, urges team to win trophy
Liverpool recover from early shock to beat Spurs
Why Kano Pillars set up camp in Kaduna- Musa
Gunmen kidnap ex-Kuje chairman’s brother
…as FCT police command gets five new divisions
Former FCT PDP chair, Y.Y Suleiman is dead
Tom, Dick and Harry/Africa Summit
Adamawa Almajiri: Fintiri got it wrong
Ukrainegate
Labour and development in the Next Level
Protests drowning the world
SADC demand lifting of EU, US sanctions on Zimbabwe
Facebook tests curated news service, pays some media outlets
Suspected fake doctor arrested, as housewife dies during abortion
2 septuagenarians in police custody over rape of 14-yr-old girl
Editorial: Don’t tax soft drinks
Tik Tok in the crosshairs of possible international security violation investigation
FG urges Nigerian Huawei scholars to learn China’s ICT knowhow
Nasarawa gov honoured for supporting ICT initiatives
Labour asks Bauchi gov’t to withdraw workers suspension
FIRS promotes 244 staff
Nigeria committed to integration of Africa – Keyamo
Flood destroys rice farms in Taraba
Over 90,000 Kano rice farmers benefit from anchor borrower scheme – RIFAN
49 inmates to write 2019 NECO exams in Ogun

The Sun

ASUU threatens nationwide strike over IPPIS
Controversy over Supreme Court
Anxiety in capital market over exit of 109 companies from NSE
Anambra 2021: APGA can’t intimidate us –PDP
Pope Francis, others, eulogise Vivian Ogu
Bakare attacks Tinubu
NASS Assembly determined to bring change –Lawan
5 survive another building collapse in Plateau
Buhari should rejig security architecture – Ejikeme
Police recover 36 cows from rustlers in Zamfara
49 prisoners to write 2019 SSCE in Ogun
Woman, 23, arrested for stealing SUV, phones worth N1m
Pomp as Bello flags off campaign
PDP postpones Nembe rally after clash with APC
Sylva’s kinsmen defy rain for PDP
Lyon promises to protect Bayelsa crude oil wealth
Dickson commends Bayelsans for support
Hidden hunger: Nigeria losing $1.5bn in GDP to micronutrient deficiency
Nigeria attracts $14bn foreign investments
Binatone unveils Trade Fair package for customers
ADVAN makes new additions ahead of award
FG inaugurates milk collection centre in Kano
Maritime Cup 2019: ENL Consortium wins 2019 Maritime Cup
Joe Aribo stars in Rangers win
Arsenal to offer £50m plus Xhaka for Ndidi
Osimhen suffers adductor injury
We’ll improve against Ecuador –Golden Eaglets skipper
Akpeyi in sterling form as Chiefs defeats Sundowns
Roger Federer cruises to 10th Swiss Indoors title in Basel
NBBF sympathises with BlackGold Queens over road accident
Sports ministry earmarks N9.04m for refreshment, others
Buhari applauds Eaglets, urges ’em to go for the cup
CAFCC: Enyimba stuns TS Galaxy 2-0 in Aba
Air Warriors, MFM bag FIBA Africa Club championship tickets
Why Douye Diri will win
Ndigbo: Living in self-deceit
Some technical sliding tackles on Fashola
Nigeria Customs’ offensive against car dealers
Why you must marry before 30
Why millennials are so Lonely
Africa-Russia summit opportunity to build mutually beneficial relationship –Mailafia
Afe Babalola: A rare builder
Fiscal Sustainability Index: Great Works in Rivers State

Tribune

BREAKING: Last wife of Nigeria’s former PM Tafawa-Balewa is dead
Poverty, enormous challenge facing our democracy ― Buhari
We will give priority to construction of Akoko roads ― Gbajabiamila
Buhari off to Saudi Arabia for investment meeting, Umrah
Presidential election: Supreme Court to hear Atiku, PDP’s appeal Wednesday
Yoruba youths back Osinbajo over call for self-regulation on social media
EFCC quizzes Edo council workers
AbdulRazaq redeems promise to fix Omu-Aran road
Fayemi’s wife pays N682,300 hospital bills of stranded patients
How PDP will win Bayelsa election ― Dickson
Fuel tankers’ accidents: LASG set to bare fangs against erring owners, drivers
Russia-Africa Summit: Gombe govt woos investors, mulls establishment of industrial park
2020 Budget: Opposition Reps insist on thorough scrutiny before passage
Border closure may affect Lagos Trade Fair ― LCCI
ABUAD splashes over N14m on youths in agribusiness
Gov Lalong explains circumstances surrounding his controversial name
We have agreed to takeover Anambra in 2021― PDP
Sylva charges PTI to help Buhari take 100m Nigerians out of poverty
Lagos Assembly resummons Ambode over purchase of 820 buses
Appeal Court upholds election of 4 National Assembly members
Nothern elder advises Igbo on how to clinch Presidency in 2023
EFCC budgets N42.3m to rent offices
Benue killings: We are sorry, Miyetti Allah apologises on behalf of herdsmen to Benue govt
EFCC quizzes Edo council workers
Presidential election: Supreme Court to hear Atiku, PDP’s appeal Wednesday

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Unpaid pension: FG, police trade blame as 4,000 ex-policemen lament
Lagos Assembly lists Ambode’s ‘deadly sins’
IPPIS saga: FG turning vice-chancellors to ‘errand boys’, says ASUU
Why I mention Dangote, Otedola in my songs – Teni
Sowore yet to perfect bail conditions, may appeal ruling
Nigerian refineries processed no crude in one month
My child was dropped from U-17 World Cup for DSS boss’ son –Oduko
Firm to unveil water-powered generators in Nigeria
Kidnapped Kaduna schoolgirls, teachers freed after paying N13.6m
IPPIS saga: FG turning vice-chancellors to ‘errand boys’, says ASUU
Airport project targeted at improving Ekiti economy – Commissioner
Airport is not priority of Ekiti now – PDP
Fraud allegation: They want to demonise me, Obono-Obla alleges
Anyaoku backs Buhari on border closure
Capital market’ll commence as school subject by December — SEC DG
Only God can save Kogi from damage caused by Bello — Achuba
Pregnant woman, three siblings die in road crash
Soldiers arrest suspected kidnapper in Rivers
Flood sacks 40 villages in Adamawa
Troops kill six bandits in Kaduna, rescue 12-year-old victim
We now live in hunger, say Edo fire victims
Woman burns 13-year-old housemaid’s stomach, lap with iron over N500
2023: Igbo town unions meet with Ohanaeze
I knew my opponent few days to election –Wike
Your petitions are baseless, Lalong tells Useni, PDP
State police: Politics of buck-passing in corridors of power
Minna-Bida Road: How did you spend $181m loan? Ex-gov Aliyu asks Niger APC
FIRS gets N8.5tn revenue target for 2020
Lagos-Ibadan rail: CCECC relocates pipelines, build drains, stations
Govt insincere about tackling insecurity – Ex-DIG, Osayande
Mourinho linked to Arsenal
Oshoala scores brace as Barcelona humiliate Madrid
AFCON: Rohr slams CAF over qualifier schedule
Nigeria is in state of emergency– Falz
Claim that Ubi Franklin slapped me wasn’t publicity stunt – Ominiaho
I’m here to shake the industry – Poposkii
Addiction to drugs, alcohol, triggers early menopause – Expert
Hidden pains of families who lost loved ones to sickle cell
EDITORIAL: Streamlining Nigeria’s public service for effectiveness
The wonder of action
Good luck, Lai
We kiss the ‘frog’ first

The Nation

Lagos celebrates 2019 Asa festival
Buhari, Ugwuanyi, Fayemi, others commiserate as VON DG’s wife is buried
Benue killings: Miyetti Allah apologises to Ortom
Almajiri education: FG votes N793m for Almajiri education in Kano, Oyo, seven others state
They want to break me, says Obono-Obla
Scores killed as Army raids criminal hideouts
Experts proffer solutions to Nigeria’s security challenges
Pregnant woman, three sisters killed in Edo crash
Kidnapped Ondo judge freed, no clue on ransom
‘Excessive fatty foods cause cancer’
N13.6m ransom paid, as abducted Kaduna school girls regain freedom
Kogi 2019: PDP united, poised for victory, says Aro
First Nigerian female science graduate, Lady Jibowu, dies at 95
Olu Aina, architect of prosperous, enduring Nigeria, says Oyetola
Contractors hail Buhari over NDDC probe
Northern Governors security committee meets in Katsina
Tension in Ondo community over Obaship tussle
‘Technology necessary to curb food crisis in Africa’
Rotary pledges support for the indigent
Device peaceful resolution to LAUTECH crisis, Adegoke tells Makinde, Oyetola
Rivers state wins 2019 NAFEST
Flood sacks 40 villages in Adamawa
Ohanaeze youths: How Southeast can produce president in 2023
WhatsApp comments: Police grill ex-governorship candidate Shinkafi
Bayelsa PDP reconciliation shaky as Alaibe, chairman clash
CSO sets up state-led accountability mechanism for maternal health
FG to establish 635 farming service centres in 623 LGAs
Alleged misappropriation of funds: Ambode to face Assembly panel on Wednesday
Power probe: EFCC quizzes 50, traces N1.5b bribe cash to NPDHC chief
770,522 pupils get Ganduje’s free school uniform l
‘Drive tanker from 6 am to 10 pm in Niger, go to jail for 6 months’
Okon and Baba Lekki vent their spleen
Court of Appeal affirms Al-Makura’s victory
The Revolt of Homo Economicus
‘No nation progresses disobeying court orders’
Predicting Nigeria’s break-up
Foreign doctors as miracle workers
Arewa24 introduces new all-Hausa Language streaming service
Utomi, Akinfeleye, Okoye for Kukah Centre, New Narrative Lecture
‘How Nigerians can enjoy e-governance’
Dokubo: I won’t allow illegality in Amnesty Programme
We formed ACF because of Orkar Coup – BOT Chair
Experts seek fresh investments in dairy farm
Funke Egbemode gets initiated
Presidency: Southeast should work with other zones – Nwosu
Nigeria guarantees highest returns on investment in Africa – Ahmed
Fani-Kayode’s goes low-key for 59th birthday
Aid workers dice with death in Northeast
How Sule is using ICT to drive change in Nasarawa
GODWIN KIENKA: How we dragged Venus, Serena Williams to Lagos
How to hold your spouse down in marriage
PEN decries detention of writers
Are Nigerian banks broke?
Group raises alarm over moves to concession customs’ operations
Abidoye hails NASS for reverting to Jan- Dec budget circle
Building true unity among Nigerian Christians
Hennessy Artistry to mark 10th anniversary with designer bottle
PDP’s Diri vs APC’s Lyon: The comparative choice
60th anniversary: Mouka reassures consumers of commitment to quality
Declare national days of prayer, cleric tells FG
Nigerian Breweries unveils 2019 Maltina Teacher of the Year
INEC under pressure over Bayelsa, Kogi
Mama G, others seek for Star’s Estate with Adron Homes
Sotayo Sobola: The bad side of my tattoos
BBNaija’s Uriel, Emma Oh My God to co-host new dating show
MTV Shuga Naija returns
Falana: Music is my life
Avila Awards to hold November 9 in Lagos
Kendickson: How I’m taking advantage of my mockery
‘How Wa Thiong’o influenced me’
Oluwaseyi Adetayo: The solution to our security challenges is within
Daniel Igali: Running wrestling with my resources not easy
‘2023: North must shun greedy elements’
BIWOM: All I wanted was to be heard on TV
Nigeria and its neighbours (1)
Brexit: A Tale of two Englands, Part 1
FoodCo sets up in Lagos
Living with scorpions
Int’l Distillers rewards customer loyalty
THE CROOKED KING AND THE LOYAL FOLLOWER(S) (3)
Scores killed as Army raids criminal hideouts
Pregnant woman, three sisters killed in Edo crash
N13.6m ransom paid, as abducted Kaduna school girls regain freedom
Alleged misappropriation of funds: Ambode to face Assembly panel on Wednesday
Power probe: EFCC quizzes 50, traces N1.5b bribe cash to NPDHC chief
BREAKING: 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup: Nigeria beat Hungary 4-2
Lagos celebrates 2019 Asa festival
They want to break me, says Obono-Obla
Scores killed as Army raids criminal hideouts
Presidency: Southeast should work with other zones – Nwosu
PDP’s Diri vs APC’s Lyon: The comparative choice
INEC under pressure over Bayelsa, Kogi
‘2023: North must shun greedy elements’
Benue politics: Supporters set new goals for Suswam
I will continue to work for peace, unity of Plateau – Gov. Lalong
GODWIN KIENKA: How we dragged Venus, Serena Williams to Lagos
Daniel Igali: Running wrestling with my resources not easy
EPL: Iwobi’s Everton fall to Brighton
Pulisic hits hat trick as Chelsea beat Burnley
EPL: Man. City beat Aston Villa to close gap on Liverpool
Experts seek fresh investments in dairy farm
Nigeria guarantees highest returns on investment in Africa – Ahmed
How Sule is using ICT to drive change in Nasarawa
Are Nigerian banks broke?
Group raises alarm over moves to concession customs’ operations
Hennessy Artistry to mark 10th anniversary with designer bottle
Mama G, others seek for Star’s Estate with Adron Homes
Sotayo Sobola: The bad side of my tattoos
BBNaija’s Uriel, Emma Oh My God to co-host new dating show
MTV Shuga Naija returns
Falana: Music is my life

ThisDay

Miyetti Allah Bows to Benue Grazing Law, Apologises to Ortom
Osinbajo: Fela Deserves National Recognition
INEC: Elections in Nigeria Are Like War
Boko Haram: Over Seven Million People Need Assistance in Adamawa, Borno, Yobe, Says UN
Defend Yourselves against Bandits, CAN Chair Tells Nigerians
Lagos Assembly Officially Summons Ambode
With 60% Revenue-Debt Service Ratio, Nigeria Risks Default Perception
Kogi/Bayelsa: Early Warning Signals of Voter Inducement
Kogi: Battling the Inside Plagues
Akabueze: Private Financing Strategic in Tackling Infrastructural Deficit
After Collecting N13.6m, Gunmen Release Six Kaduna Female Students
Wike: My Supreme Court Victory Not Unexpected
Road Accidents Kill Nine, Injure 12 on Sagamu-Benin Expressway
How Public Hearing May Shape the 2020 Budget
Can Africa Be the Next Asia?
ZAINAB AHMED: $3bn W’Bank Loan to Solve Nigeria’s Two Critical Power Problems
Amaechi to Declare Open Career-building Workshop on Freight Forwarding
Tackling the NDDC Conundrum
How Kogi’s Chief Judge Desecrated Rule of Law
Kayode Fayemi, One Year After
George: Why INEC Can’t Deliver Credible Elections
Nimah Yusuf-Ali How I Transformed Brain, Beauty into Successful Business
Chimamanda Adichie: Druming Support for Woman Empowerment at Felebration
Much Talk About Seeds
Buhari And His Foreign Trips
EDITORIAL: The Farcical Drama in Kogi State
Lagos Denies Plan to Abandon Ilubirin Foreshore Housing Scheme
Pulisic Scores Hat-trick as Chelsea Beat Burnley
Dr. Bertha Ekeh: Amazing Life of Nigerian Academic Who Launched Five Books In One Day
Russo-African Summit and Sustainable Development in Africa: the Nigerian Foreign Policy Dimensions
Lalong Promises Support for Nigeria Ladies Open Championship
Mexican GP: Verstappen Loses Pole after Grid Penalty
2023 and the Ndigbo Question
Breaking the Spell of Skepticism in Consumer Promotions
Are Better Days Here for SMEs?
How Public Hearing May Shape the 2020 Budget
Can Africa Be the Next Asia?
ZAINAB AHMED: $3bn W’Bank Loan to Solve Nigeria’s Two Critical Power Problems

Daily Trust

From Russia with love
Guber elections: Anxiety in Kogi, Bayelsa over looming violence
Troops raid hideout of insurgents, bandits, kidnappers
Nigeria got all her requests from Russia – Presidency
Sokoto: 210 repentant bandits surrender, release all captives
Guber elections: Anxiety in Kogi, Bayelsa over looming violence
FACT-CHECK: Is Nigeria’s minimum wage below American prisoner’s daily upkeep?
4 siblings killed in Edo auto crash
Thousands walk against cancer in Abuja
‘Border closure benefits women entrepreneurs’
Police foil attempt to invade Kebbi school, arrest 3 kidnap suspects from Yobe
Why lawlessness must be stopped in Kogi – Achuba
Nigeria not mature for presidential system of government – Iwuanyanwu
ACF was formed to douse tension from 1990 coup – Adamu Fika
T20 World Cup Qualifier: Ireland thrash Nigeria
Kaduna Int’l Polo: Rubicon, Trappco, Guards make Georgian centenary history
Sports ministry secures full scholarships for 25 young athletes
Nigerians groan under taxes, bank charges
Enugu residents disturbed by sharp hike in onion price
Jumia rallies sellers for Black Friday deals
Nigeria’s fake war against fake news
Protests drowning the world
SADC demand lifting of EU, US sanctions on Zimbabwe
Facebook tests curated news service, pays some media outlets
Stop paying ransom to kidnappers – Kaduna CAN chairman
Editorial: From Russia with love
You’re no musician if you can’t play musical instruments, says Uwaifo
Over 90,000 Kano rice farmers benefit from anchor borrower scheme – RIFAN
How mushroom farming can change Nigeria’s unemployment status
We can supply enough rice nationwide – C/River farmers, gov’t
Flood sacks 40 villages in Adamawa, says emergency agency
Sokoto communities get water after waiting two years
Nasarawa South : Al-Makura defeats Adokwe at Court of Appeal
Man seeks divorce over wife’s disrespect

The Sun

Most Nigerian men with big manhood have absconded with foreigners –Amara Maduka, actress
Ifo: Sad tales of Ogun council in ruins
Nnamdi Kanu’s dad still in shock over death of wife
Protest as motorist kills 4 persons in Benin
Ifo: Sad tales of Ogun council in ruins
More rains to hit Lagos, Rivers, Bayelsa till Dec –Experts
Lalong urges Plateau people to shun bitterness
DPR cautions petrol stations over safety measures
NCC restates commitment to TVWS technology to expand broadband services
NPDC/SEPLAT reward scholarship, as Edo govt reiterates commitment to improve education
Ogun to introduce Governor’s Teachers Excellence awards
APC won’t die after president Buhari’s tenure in 2023 –Senator Uwajumogu
Kogi: One state, two deputy governors
Akanu Ibiam Int’l Airport Enugu: The realities, politics and new hope
Nigeria’s successive leaders have failed citizens – Elder Umah Eleazu
National Assembly adding no value to Nigeria – Prof Pat Utomi
DPR cautions petrol stations over safety measures
NCC restates commitment to TVWS technology to expand broadband services
Nigerian equities in bearish run
Osinbajo lists gains of border closure, calls for endurance
IDL splashes N325m on distributors, flies 26 to Dubai
Iheanacho’s aide killed in auto crash
Nwankwo bags brace in Crotone’s 3-2 win
Spurs seek revenge at Anfield
Man City slashes Liverpool lead
Luiz urges calm against C/Palace
Cricket W’Cup qualifier: Ireland thrashes Nigeria to top group
Collins shines in Paderborn’s first Bundesliga win
UniCal win 2019 HiFL Cup
U23 AFCON: Amapakabo rues absence of foreign-based players
Fury to retire after 3 more fights
Rohr to Tomori: Forget about Super Eagles
•••Wants CAF to shift AFCON qualifier against Benin
Safiyya Ahmad wins BBC Hausa short story competition
Why you must marry before 30
Why millennials are so Lonely
No need to get mad it’s better to get even!
Sisters, stop stealing babies and do proper adoption!
When you come in, people leave….
E-commerce: Buhari, Konga and Nigeria first
New threats to Press Freedom
Kidnapped Kaduna schoolgirls, teachers regain freedom
Doctors denying their patients emotional needs, says World Medical Association
Overhaul Nigeria’s security system, stakeholders urge government
How Nigerians can enjoy e-Governance –Alumona
When dad died in 1996, Alaba Market closed down to honour him –Princess Adenrele Ogunsanya
Serena Williams: Power, elegance on the court
Okoi Obono-Obla: When the hunter becomes the hunted
Banditry: Niger residents breath fresh air after peace deal

Tribune

Nothern elder advises Igbo on how to clinch Presidency in 2023
EFCC budgets N42.3m to rent offices
How Orkar coup opened our eyes in the North — Adamu Fika
PHOTOS: Fire incident at Transcorp Building, 38, Glover Road, Ikoyi
Benue killings: We are sorry, Miyetti Allah apologises on behalf of herdsmen to Benue govt
Kano gov wades in on death of 8-year-old
Corps member did not beat Almajiri boy to death ― NYSC
Police arrest three women for allegedly stealing two children
Vehicle crushes four siblings to death in Benin
‘Why Buhari needs to ensure constitution amendment before leaving office’
Telecoms companies may disconnect USSD services to banks —ALTON chair
Bello’s deviation from govt policies caused our face-off —Achuba
How Igbo can win over other regions to get 2023 presidency —Nakande
Igbo presidency in 2023: How feasible?
Buhari and the Sochi’s Russia-Africa Summit
With mobile technology, it is no longer defensible for people to continue to die…
People need more enlightenment on adoption —Omobola Thompson
Ambushed, almost executed: How Obasanjo was immortalised in Congo, 59 years after
Help! My five children are out of school: Onitsha market fire…
Ogun to introduce governor’s teachers’ excellence awards —Abiodun
Single HIV screening in early pregnancy inadequate —Scientists
‘Doctors, professionals that commit suicide the most’
Mamora launches Speak Up, Cry Out, campaign…
Cleric tasks Christians on love and services to humanity
Lack of integrity in some pastors major problem affecting society —ECWA
Why we honoured 102 senior citizens —CAC
Preacher urges South West govs to consolidate Awo’s legacy
Jaiz assists 94 with N4m in Kogi
El-Rufai, Hamzat, Lagos Imam, others for ZSF’s zakat distribution

Daily Independent

As Melaye, Adeyemi, Battle For The Soul Of Kogi West
South East Leaders Not Adequately Preparing Towards 2023 Presidency –Anike
Osun Should Give Up Its Ownership Of LAUTECH To Oyo –Aina
APC Working To Deliver Its Campaign Promises – Ajala
2020 Budget Is As Empty As It Is Heavy – Kalu
Stakeholders Seek Government’s Involvement In Airlines’ Survival
There Is Hope For The Broken Hearted
Govt Policies On Higher Non-Tax Revenues Will Address Extreme Poverty In Nigeria – Selassie
Scarcity Pushes Prices Of Fresh Tomatoes, Pepper Higher
DPR, Others Move To Reduce Petroleum Tanker Accidents
The 35 Best CEOs In The World- Harvard Business Review
Woman Exonerates Pastor Chris Over Alleged Staged Miracle
I Advised Oshiomhole To Stop Fighting Everybody But He…
I’m Better Equipped For WTA Finals Now, Says Osaka
Westlife Prepare For Come-Back With Release Of First Album…
Lewandowski Makes Bundesliga History, Scores 13th Goal
Chilean President Pinera Calls For Cabinet Reshuffle Amid Protests
Iraq Parliament Fails To Meet To Discuss Protests
Bernie Sanders Hypes His Age, Says There Are Advantages To Being Old
John Bolton Said To Be In Talks To Testify Before Impeachment Inquiry
Flood Sacks 40 Villages In Adamawa
Adeniran Seeks Support For Development Of IGIS To Address Nation’s Challenges
The Law And Kogi Crisis
Jane Fonda Arrested During Climate Crisis Protest
Alleged Secret Budget Defence And Matters Arising
Supreme Court Judgment: We Never Contested Against Anybody,…
Anyone Who Has Governed Lagos Successfully Like Tinubu Can…
LG Poll: Low Turnout Of Voters In Kebbi As Voting Begins
U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglets Come From Behind To Beat Hungary
Burnley 2-4 Chelsea: Pulisic Hat-Trick Heroics Earn Blues…
Real Madrid Planning €100m Bid Plus Gareth Bale To Sign Man…
Man Utd Officials To Visit Saudi Arabia Over Rumours
Ngige Seeks Increase Budgetary Allocation To Labour Ministry
Tech Experts Showcase Latest Technologies At eGovernment…
Electronic Commerce To Hit $4trn In 2020 – Report
Oil Prices Lose Three-Day Gain Over Gloomy Economic Growth…
DFI’s Facilitation Drives Trade Volume Between Africa,…
2020 Budget Is As Empty As It Is Heavy – Kalu
Should Government Regulate Evangelical, Religious…
Cost Saving: Travel, Estacode Cuts Not Enough
Pondering Lagos Public Water Crisis: Bait Of Privatisation
The Journalist, Still An Endangered Specie!
Trump’s Dilemma

Vanguard

I never said I was a good girl, Funmi Awelewa slams trolls
A voice told me if I don’t do music, I would continue to suffer – T.O.D
Kunle Afolayan’s new movie, ‘The Citation’ bags deal in 3 countries
Remembering Alex Ekwueme
Inside Afe Babalola’s book
Onitsha Tanker Fire: How Politicians turned Ochanja Market into campaign ground
Harvest of fire in Benin markets
2023 Igbo Presidency: We need two south-east governors, senators to defect to APC – Ohanaeze
2023: Cabals ‘ll make or mar Igbo presidency — Adimora
N650m FOR OGUN ROADS: Onuesoke urges wealthy Nigerians to emulate Oyedepo
Benin palace chief wants 1897 judgment on Oba Ovonranmwen quashed
Kogi 2019: Attah Igala receives royal white Rolls Royce Phantom
KOGI: Achuba twice unlucky
2023 ZONING: It’s turn-by-turn; you can’t rob Igbo, Sen. Annie Okonkwo warns
Sen Douye Diri promises to link Brass Island by road if elected.
FG urged to name INEC headquarters after Prof. Nwosu
Obaseki congratulates new UNIBEN VC, Prof. Salami
Brasil 2019: Ten future stars to watch at the FIFA U-17 World Cup
Cricket World Cup Qualifiers: Ireland win hands Nigeria fifth consecutive loss
Golden Eaglets whip Hungary 4-2 as FIFA Under-17 World Cup begins
U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglets come from behind to win six-goal thriller against Hungary
Chrisian Pulisic revels in history-making Chelsea hat-trick
Failed marriages: When you couldn’t fix the hand writing on the wall!
Are you adventurous enough to handle a one-night stand?
BBNaija’s Uriel, Emma Oh My God to co-host new dating show
Kendickson thrills with “Jojo”
Are we ready for men to take the pill?
A-Ibom raises alarm over outbreak of monkeypox in communities
AMLSN: Stakeholders berate Ehanire over plan to import foreign doctors
Nigerian fallen education standard redeemable ― Okebukola
Obaseki congratulates new UNIBEN VC, Prof. Salami
Protest in Edo as motorist kills four along Benin-Lagos road
Kogi governorship Ticket: Give me back my mandate, Abubakar Prayed
First Nigerian female science graduate, Jibowu dies at 95
Ex UNICAL lecturer, activist charged with terrorism in Calabar
Impeached Kogi deputy gov allegedly left ‘Juju’ in govt house — Yayaha Bello’s Chief of Staff
Bayelsa PDP peace talk under threat as Cleopas, Alaibe bicker over defectors
FG expresses commitment to tackle illegal mining in Nigeria

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

APC govs, NASS leaders hold secret talks over LG funds
Tafawa Balewa knew there was oil in North but didn’t explore –Ex-ambassador
Ojukwu, the man who ordered my father’s execution was his friend –Prof Omigbodun, daughter of Col. Banjo
Court remands Maina, son in custody
People discouraged me that I’m too old for marriage — Man, 96, who married 73-year-old woman
Cross River blames consultant for 2020 budget delay
Obono-Obla sues ICPC, accuses commission of bias
Police arraign journalists for reports against ex-CDS
Woman burns 13-year-old housemaid’s stomach, lap with iron over N500
Challenges of being a stay-at-home husband
Arsenal need Oyedepo, T.B Joshua, Oyakhilome to win EPL – African China
FG won’t borrow from international debt markets – DMO
Presidential petition panel: Atiku expresses worry over delay in naming justices
Sex-for-grades: Police invite suspended UNILAG don, Igbeneghu
EFCC’s investigation, attempt to cover up FG’s failure — P&ID
Tinubu’s bullion vans: EFCC manhandles journalists as activists submit petition
APC govs, NASS leaders hold secret talks over LG funds
Libya returnee bribes official, gets documents for stolen cars
Corps member allegedly beats boy to death
Three arrested for stealing female pants in Niger
Ojuelegba building marked twice before it collapsed – LASEMA, LASBCA
Residents tackle Lekki Gardens over alleged abandoned projects
I earned two degrees while in prison, says ex-inmate
Man described as ‘evil rapist’ gets life jail
Rivers gov poll: Supreme Court upholds Wike’s victory, PDP hails judgment
PDP reconciliation panel hits stumbling block
Appeal Court fixes October 28 to hear petition against Ekweremadu’s election
Adeyeye’s election: Appeal court reserves judgment
FG servicing loan on failed $460m CCTV – Minister
CBN’s manufacturing index rises by 58.2 points
Zenith Bank’s gross earnings rise to N491.26bn
Firm to build 100,000 houses for police
Leoht Africa to hold retail fair
PEBEC resolves 1,300 complaints against MDAs with app
UK Police release image of African who fell from Kenyan Airways flight
Raped by five men, had three abortions, I’m glad Police rescued me —Kwara rehab centre inmate
Gaddafi’s son has right to run for president, says Libya’s army chief
What we will do if border closure remains –Leader, Ghana traders union
Border closure necessary to stop neighbours from hurting Nigeria –Ahmed, finance minister
N30,000 minimum wage can’t sustain people –Gbande, Benue Rep
Nigeria switch: NFF not giving up on Saka
Ahead of Ruiz rematch: Fury roots for Joshua victory
FIFA U-17 W’Cup: Nigeria seek sixth title
What went down at Headies 2019
Biggest celebrity feuds of 2019
Chioma appears unbothered about baby mama prank
I want to be like Michael Jackson, says 7-year-old singer, Makayla
When conception fails in the bedroom
Sickle cell and process of blood exchange
We’re treated like slaves for being breadwinners in our homes –Wives
Artisans turn canoe riders, charge fares in flooded communities
Facebook begins rollout of ‘News Tab’ in US
Twitter slides on disappointing growth report
EDITORIAL: PenCom, enforce pension law boldly
We kiss the ‘frog’ first
7 places where couples can improve their sex lives

The Nation

Ex-militants threaten to return to creeks in 7 days
Ogun monarch faults enforcement of border closure
Tinubu and abuad’s recognition of service
Bring back DFRRI to boost agricultural production – Akeredolu
Makinde slashes traders’ rents
A wake-up call to our league managers
Dead Cows: Akoko residents shun meat, go for assorted fish
Sanwo-Olu shocks civil servants in surprise visit to Lagos school, hospital
OGITECH holds convocation
New president for Lions Club
‘My daughter’s life in danger’
43-yr-old woman seeks N3.5m for plastic surgery
SADC seeks Nigeria’s support on lifting of sanctions on Zimbabwe
Police defy court order, release names of successful candidates
Colleague allegedly kills 40-yr-old commercial tricylists’ chieftain with poisonous charm
Suspected thief nabbed after abandoning mission to watch couple having sex
Protect our land for us, community appeals to Lagos govt
Buhari orders military, others to procure uniforms from DICON – Surcorporate Wear
Malabu: Court voids arrest order against Adoke, Etete, others
1013 receive Babalola Foundation scholarship awards
‘Nigeria has potential to become internet giant’
Emir Sanusi’s lamentation!
779,522 pupils get Ganduje’s free school uniform in Kano
‘Our future lies in today’s entrepreneurs’
Synergy between legislature, executive ‘ll ensure good governance, says Gbajabiamila
Amaechi to open CRFFN workshop on freight forwarding
Bauchi govt suspends LG education secretaries over BVN directive
Former minister, ex-NBA chief, others to FG: save 119 Nigerians on death row in Malaysia
Court upholds INEC’s rejection of candidates in Kogi governorship election
Adamawa shifts local govt election to December 7
I was turned into sex machine at Kwara ‘rehab centre’, says rescued inmate
Alleged N2.2bn fraud: EFCC accuses Fayose of threatening agency’s witness
Sex-for-grades: Female victims set to submit petition to UNIBEN authorities
Buhari, Lawan for National Prayer Breakfast
Kogi governorship election: Audu/Faleke group join forces with Yahaya Bello
Alleged fraud: Maina, son arraigned
96 year-old man weds heartthrob, 73, in Abuja
Oshiomhole vs Obaseki: Godfather in battle of wits with godson
How I became a gospel musician –Tosin Bee
G-Worldwide sues Kizz Daniel, demands for N500m as damages
Omowunmi speaks on self-empowerment as a single
PEN Nigeria raises concerns over persecution of writers
My life as a Lagos high chief — Indian Cultural Association President Sanjay Jain
Larry Gaaga, Vector feature on MTV Shuga Naija Season 4
Behold famous mixed-race Nigerians
11-year-old pupil unveils book
BISOLA PLEADS WITH ADESUA TO COME BACK ON INSTAGRAM
Afolayan’s new movie, The Citation gets deal in three countries
Erica Nlewedim ready to take on Nollywood
Kogi PDP ticket: Judge to deliver judgement ten days to election
BREAKING: EPL: Leicester City whip Southampton 9-0
Golf: Sponsors back LGAN Western zone regional tourney
‘Etebo’s injury not serious’
FIFA U17 WORLD CUP: Fleet-footed Olusegun tipped to thrill in Brazil
Quadri lifts Sporting again
‘My daughter’s life in danger’
We won’t join IPPIS until our challenges are addressed – COEASU
Nestlé, Chefs association engage students on healthy feeding
Topics to discuss in a relationship before you settle down (1)
How I became a gospel musician –Tosin Bee
G-Worldwide sues Kizz Daniel, demands for N500m as damages
Larry Gaaga, Vector feature on MTV Shuga Naija Season 4
BISOLA PLEADS WITH ADESUA TO COME BACK ON INSTAGRAM
Afolayan’s new movie, The Citation gets deal in three countries
Humanitarian doctor celebrates a year of free surgeries

ThisDay

Supreme Court Upholds Wike’s Re-election
Appeal Court Reserves Judgement on Adeyeye, Olujimi Senatorial Tussle
Again, PDP Warns APC against Alleged Attacks on Party Loyalists
FG Sign MoU with Russia Trade, Investment Ministry on Geoscience Cooperation
Police Confirm Quizzing Zamfara Governorship Candidate for Alleged Criminal Defamation
Enugu Govt Awards N1.8 b Development Contracts
‘Flood-Displaced Persons in Delta Nearly Double 2018’ Figure’
Victor Osimhen: Can Lille Hold on to their Jewel?
Spurs Go for the Jugular against Liverpool at Anfield
Olajide Omotayo Breaking through the Ranks
Golden Eaglets Battle Hungary in Opener
Lee In-tae Hails Korean Taekwondo Ambassador
‘Rohr will Give QPR’s Eze Eagles’ Invitation at the Right Time’
387 Pharmaceutical Shops Shut
Union Bank Edu 360: FG Partners Software Firms to Equip Teacher
Coscharis Motors, Ford to Launch New Edge at Abuja International Motor Fair
Fowler: Propelling Nigeria’s Economic Reforms Through FIRS
N100b Money Laundering: Court Orders Maina Remanded in Prison
You Compromised Our Witness, EFCC Tells Fayose
Edo Lawmaker Arraigned over Alleged Forgery, Impersonation
Court Vacates Arrest Order on Adoke, Etete, Others
Kafayat Sanni: The World of Nigeria’s First Female Fighter Pilot…
Tinubu and ABUAD’s Recognition of Service
‘Living In Bondage’, Where New and Old School Meld
Davido Relishing Baby Boy
Bola Tinubu And His Date With Destiny In 2023
Land Border Closure: Little Gain, Massive Agony
Tomori: Nigeria Never Showed Interest in Me
Ukandu, Seven Others Make Arsenal/WorldRemit Future Stars Final List
Skoro Seeks Redemption At GOtv Boxing Night Mini
50 Schools Jostle for Honours at GTBank Masters Cup Season 9
Firstbank Restates Commitment to Sponsorship of Georgia Cup
Jaguar Designs an all-electric race car for Gran Turismo Sport
October 26, 2019 12:40 Am
Mercedes-Benz Guard Provides Special Protection ex-factory for Over Nine Decades
World Premiere of Lexus LF-30 Electrified Concept
Hyundai Teams Land Speed Records
Toyota Shows a Serious Future Can Be Fun
Do You Drive Blind?
Echostone Partners Police to Address Housing Deficits
Colgate Takes Dental Outreach to Ibadan

Daily Trust

Despite gulping billions, university libraries still in bad shape
What Nigerians think about government’s plan to tax soft drinks
More women taking up ‘alabaru’ job for survival
GCI at 90: Old boys reintroduce boarding system
Why I aim to direct Bollywood, Nollywood movies – Sunusi Oscar
Safiyya Ahmed wins BBC Hausa’s women’s writing competition for 2019
I’m ready to testify before KASU’s panel probing ‘Sex for Grades’ lecturer — Victim
Court remands Maina, son, adjourns for commencement of trials
APC queries PDP over $460m failed Abuja CCTV project
‎Sex for grades: My life under threat for ‘exposing’ KASU’s A.B Umar— Victim
Ogoniland cleanup: Making case for new $1bn restoration fund
Senate goes tough, turns back Humanitarian Minister, Sadiya Faruq
Benue gov’t opposition disagree over Ortom’s promises
‘We’re working hard to sustain the Saraki dynasty’
PDP congratulates Gov. Wike over victory at Supreme Court
Golden Eaglets hunt for sixth world title in Brazil
Samson Tijani: Golden Eaglets not under pressure to deliver in Brazil
Ozil and Emery at war
Bristol Palace not a 5-star hotel that intimidates – Paul Murray
In Onitsha river, boat business is a goldmine
Endure pains of border closure for prosperous nation, FG tells Nigerians
Police arrest teacher for allegedly raping JSS1 student in Benue
Visually impaired professor wins Innoson’s N8.8m SUV
Police arrest eight for selling dead cows’ meat
RE: DRUGGED US, STOLE OUR KIDS!
Is proposed NIPOST micro-finance bank govt’s sure avenue of empowering rural poor?
Why the disinterest from northern Nigeria?
How long will our security challenges last?
SADC demand lifting of EU, US sanctions on Zimbabwe
Facebook tests curated news service, pays some media outlets
Buhari commissions UN building bombed by Boko Haram, says ‘We remain unbowed’
Man in Kirikiri for throwing stones at police officers
Maryam Yahaya’s nose piercing picture sparks reactions from fans
Zlatan holds first concert in Lagos
Why you should care for your skin — Gift
Why you must watch Wutar Kara
The many faces of bank charges
Ayodele becomes director, Trade and Investment, Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce
International sugarcane society appoints Dr. Busari into management c’ttee
ICAO appoints AIB investigator as BAGAIA’s new helmsman
Smallholder women farmers seek review of FCT agric budget
Animal diseases hit Bauchi, FCT
NUT begs as Kaduna teachers set for protest over unpaid salary
Nasarawa South : Al-Makura defeats Adokwe at Court of Appeal
Man seeks divorce over wife’s disrespect
Tight security in Federal High Court Abuja, as EFCC arraigns Maina, son

The Sun

Fear grips Nigerians as monkey pox epidemic returns
Lassa Fever kills 5 in Benue
IPOB fighting for every Igbo –Ezeife
Ojukwu, Effiong and Biafra –Prof. Phillip Effiong, Ojukwu’s Second In Command’s Son
I’m ready to give marriage another chance –Sophia Williams
Kaduna under siege
Supreme Court upholds Wike’s election
Every life matters, Buhari assures Nigerians in Russia
5 rescued as another building collapses in Lagos
FG ‘ll train .5m Nigerian youths on digital skills –Minister
Drug abuse: NYCN seeks urgent implementation of Marwa’s panel report
100 doctors, nurses for free eye surgeries in Kebbi
How military invasion led to Kanu’s mother’s death –Ndubueze, President General, Afaraukwu community
Bayelsa PDP crisis: Peace talks with Alaibe collapses
Osinbajo lists gains of border closure, calls for endurance
IDL splashes N325m on distributors, flies 26 to Dubai
Technology has improved Nigeria’s revenue collection – Fowler
University pension nets N12.5b in two years
Abiodun woos American investors
50 schools set for GTBank Masters Cup
UCL: Odey dedicates goal to mum
FIFA Ranking: Super Eagles slip, still third in Africa
Valencia coach salutes Osimhen
N5m for grabs at Elizabeth Wuraola Ojo Golf tourney
NSA 2019: Adekuoroye, Brume, Akhator battle for Sports Woman of the Year diadem
Rugby: S/African winger Kolbe ruled out for World Cup semi-final
FIFA Ranking: Nigeria drops by one spot, now world 35th
‘Oshiomhole, Obaseki rancour dangerous for Edo economy’
Amapakabo says preparations for Under-23 AFCON in top gear
More athletes register for Coal City International Marathon
Chukwueze pens new deal with Villarreal
50 schools set for GTBank Masters Cup
Lola Masha’s new love interest
Captain Hosa Okunbo faces major upset
Life as a single mother of four –Omotunde David (Lolo 1), broadcaster
Why my fiancé called off our wedding –Ruth Eze
Kimani condemns sexual harassment in schools
Ibejii: Why Nigeria can’t work
Inside story of Kesington Adebutu’s installation as Odole Oodua
Airline mogul, Allen Onyema, bags another prestigious honour
Billionaire’s daughter Hauwa Indimi savours motherhood
Tokunbo Afikuyomi crawls back to benefactor
Siju Iluyomade hosts Nigerian powerful women
Victor Umeh: The practical politician that walks, talks and runs the book
Why some sisters have a say in their brothers’ marriages
Making Provision for My Fruitfulness (1)
Dr. Alex Otti on ‘50 Nigeria’s Boardroom Leaders’: Four men and Sanusi
How to know your partner is not the one
Celebrating everyday heroes: Anyiego Foundation a year after
Being a mum: Struggles single mums can relate with
Nigeria’s culture, its greatest asset –Issam Kassim, Ceo, Dubai Corporation for Tourism
Resolving first clash in marriage amicably: A couple’s admonition for newly married
Kaduna under siege
Varsity pension nets N12b in 2 years, says NUPEMCO

Daily Independent

Golden Eaglets Kick Off U-17 W’Cup Today With Hungary
Gusau Assures On Early Preparation For 2020 Olympics
Victor Moses Returns From Injury
Oparanozie Steps Up Efforts As ‘Green Ambassador’
Tokyo Seeks IOC Explanation On Marathon Venue Switch
Olympics 2020: Coach Dennerby Vindicated Leaving Falcons
NFF Never Asked Me To Play For Nigeria – Tomori
Home Eagles, S’Falcons: Recent Bad Sides Of Nigerian Football
Chinese Premier To Embark On State Visit
South Africa Grounds Air Zimbabwe Jetliner
Nigerian Army Centre Graduates 141 Personnel In Indigenous Languages Training
Daura Modern Market Eyes Expansion
ECWA Tasks Pastors On integrity, Holiness
Facebook To Pay Publishers For Newly Launched News Section
Facebook Not Against Countries Regulating Social Media
Second Largest Mall In America To Be Opened In New Jersey
Tilray To Test Medical Cannabis For Breast Cancer Side Effects
Offshore Wind Farms Could Provide Enough Electricity To Meet Global Demands, Report Claims
Scores Injured As PDP, APC Supporters Clash In Bayelsa
Kogi election : PDP begins campaign
Adamawa: Local Govt Polls Postponed Till Dec 7
2022: Controversy In Ekiti As Adeyeye’s Campaign…
Bayelsa Community Calls For Development By PDP Candidate
Leicester Set EPL Record, Thrash Hapless Southampton 9-0
Five Chelsea Stars Ruled Out Of Burnley Clash, Confirms…
Guendouzi Tops Most Valuable Players In UEL U-21 Rank
AFRIMA: Nigeria Setting Pace For African Tourism With Feel Africa
Service To Humanity, Our Greatest Achievement – Lion…
Sanwo-Olu, Anyaoku, Ovia, Others Grace CIBN Investiture
NSE: Market Indices Record Marginal Loss Of 0.03%
LASEMA Rescues Five Persons From Ojuelegba Building Collapse
Wither Olori Naomi Ogunwusi’s Friends?
Again, Sade Tinubu-Ojo Finds Happiness
Mercy Onoja Attains New Height
Top Acts Who Missed Out On 2019 Headies
Samsung India Partners With Dixon For Feature Phone…
700-Yr-Old Sword Discovered Stuck In A Rock
Polish Biotech Firm Mabion Secures 30M-Euro EIB Loan
Garlands For Bola Tinubu At Afe Babalola University
Cardi B Joins Cast Of Fast & Furious 9
Tony Elumelu’s Suave Fashion Sense Wins 7-Star
Unpaid Salary: NUT Begs Kaduna Teachers To Shelve Planned Protest
Hon. Nduka Irabor, You Are Right, But
Dem Still Dey Reason Iron?

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

IPPIS controversy: FG hits ASUU, says no agency must oppose payment system
Pastors come under fire for alleged stage-managed miracle
Ex-FCT minister, Akinjide, seeks N650m refund from EFCC
Ex-Chief of Staff in control of Kogi, not Bello –Achuba
FG servicing loan on failed $460m CCTV – Minister
Social media regulation, not best option –Osinbajo
FG plans N10tn infrastructure bond, eyes pension funds
Minimum wage: NLC releases state negotiation guidelines next week
IPPIS controversy: FG hits ASUU, says no agency must oppose payment system
Pastors come under fire for alleged stage-managed miracle
Ex-FCT minister, Akinjide, seeks N650m refund from EFCC
School supervisor jailed 60 years for defiling two-year-old
Senators mount pressure on MDAs for job slots
FRSC, VIO clash over okada, tricycle rider permit
Finance minister laments workers’ low productivity, NLC knocks Ahmed
Why Catholic school celebrates Jesuit Festival
EFCC to arraign Maina, son today for money laundering
Unpaid salaries: Workers lock up LG boss
Tension in Zaria over plans to outlaw beer
Lagos residents lament hardship over bad road
Motorcyclist remanded for raping lady in bush
Akwa Ibom man arrested for allegedly raping two daughters
Police parade 47 robbery, kidnap suspects in Nasarawa
Customs seize 3,529 bags of rice in Niger
Ondo police arrest suspected killer of Catholic priest
Why we didn’t follow budgetary provisions in spending — Yakubu
Oyo Assembly passes anti-open grazing bill
Group holds two million-man march for Kogi gov
‘Bayelsa PDP in panic mode ahead of poll’
PDP, others not campaigning in Kogi –APC
MTN plans stakeholders’ talks over USSD dispute
CBN to auction N93.13bn treasury bills
Page Financials gets recognition for services
Expert faults debt utilisation system
PTAD targets 14,000 pensioners for verification in North-Central
Fidelity Bank, Lagos partner on market infrastructure
Break bank to buy Mbappe, Saha tells United
Onuachu gave us headache –Klopp
Villarreal increase Chukwueze’s release clause to €100m
Enyeama to grace Udofia Unity Cup opening ceremony
Xenophobia: Burna Boy must apologise —South African rapper, AKA
Firm to host education summit
Alumni donate multipurpose classrooms to UI international school
TETFUND reviews projects in schools, varsities
Ganduje distributes free uniforms to 21, 480 Kano pupils
Next Titan: Team Marque Fitz nets N1.5m profit
SON endorses new Sea Horse 1 Synthetic motor oil
PHOTOS: Artistes, cultural troupes, others light up Benin for NAFEST
EDITORIAL: PenCom, enforce pension law boldly
Vision 2020: Memento of a failed project
Divine Oduduru’s outburst, Gareth Southgate’s maturity
Raising federal civil service from ashes of despair (3)
Nigeria’s broke, but has limited options to raise revenue

The Nation

APC chief seeks support for Sanwo-Olu
Naira Marley’s case adjourned as lawyers bicker over seats
‘Lagos-Ibadan speed train’ll be world-class’
Man needs N15m for kidney transplant
Insignificant increase
Beyond multiparty democracy
Ubas vs Ubah: YPP protests Appeal Court panel
Two remanded in Kirikiri over ‘robbery’
Man remanded for ‘rape’ in Kwara
AGF, Lawan, Gbajabiamila parley over passage of bills
Oyo court jails ‘Yahoo boy’
FIRS generates N4 trillion in nine month
NJC tips Agim, Oseji, others as Supreme Court Justices
Buhari seeks Russia’s help to fight terrorism, graft
Varsity registrars honour EFCC chair Magu
Kidnap of judge a violation of temple of justice, says NBA
Judge to convicted school rapist: you are an animal
Banks, telcos feud over USSD charges deepens
NLC warns state councils against rushing into new wage agreement
FOMWAN seeks end to child molestation
How Nigeria can stem illicit financial flows
‘Local councils deserve autonomy’
Making Abuja hot for Shi’ites
Ekiti: From stomach infrastructure to concrete development
My experience on the train, by Ndume
Ticket racketeers invade Abuja-Kaduna rail station
New generation beggars
Unending illegal refining in Niger Delta
Creating sustainable work opportunities for refugees
How cash, others tear Delta town apart
How to rejuvenate economy
Dear NLNG
Fallen heroes
Beyond foreign travels
Cellulant re-launches payment app
How to tackle malnutrition
Nigeria can feed itself, say FIIRO, others
NUT seeks teachers’ training
Labour, Deli Food reach agreement
Is 2030 target for Universal Health Coverage feasible?
Key to investing in the African continent
Reps query $470m CCTV contract
Islam in the Eyes of Media
‘There are opportunities for Nigerian manufacturers’
Lagos moves to boost agric
Brewery committed to quality, others
Declining consumer trust
The rot called Abuja National Stadium 1
Dying to return home
Abuja inaugurates food screening laboratory
Ex-INEC Chair Maurice Iwu re-arraigned for ‘N1.23bn fraud’
Obaseki: no room for corruption in councils
N1bn inadequate for Edo, Ondo elections in 2020 – INEC chair
APC urges FG to withhold Bayelsa N7bn VAT refund
Bayelsa: Diri woos Jonathan’s supporters
FIFA Ranking: Nigeria drops by one spot, now world 35th
Creating sustainable work opportunities for refugees
How to rejuvenate economy
Cellulant re-launches payment app
How to tackle malnutrition
Nigeria can feed itself, say FIIRO, others
NUT seeks teachers’ training
Nestlé, Chefs association engage students on healthy feeding
UI renames Senate building after former VC
Oyo Assembly grants Makinde’s access to N1.5b UBEC fund

ThisDay

Alex Ekwueme: Celebrating the Depth of a Life
Zakariyah Azeeza: Creating a Niche in Designing
ANOVULATION AND INFERTILITY (Part 2)
CBN Bars Individuals, Domestic Firms from OMO Auction
PDP Discards Zoning to Woo Obaseki for Edo Guber Election
NJC Recommends Appointment of Four New Supreme Court Justices, Probes Eight Judges
Apapa Gridlock: One Person Feared Dead as Truck Drivers, Lagos Task Force Clash
Let Our Relationship Go Beyond Trade, Business, Buhari Tells Russia
Falana Urges FG to Reopen Border in National Interest
Police Rescue 108 Illegal Detainees in Kwara
Ekiti Community Installs Legal Practitioner as 13th Monarch
School Supervisor Bags 60 Years Imprisonment for Defiling Pupil
FG Hands over Rebuilt UN House, Gives Assurance of Security of Lives, Property
Uzoka Named ‘Bank CEO of the Year’
‘How FG Can End Rice, Arms, Illicit Drugs’ Smuggling’
Why Air Traffic Controllers Need More Training
Usman Lists Ways Nigerian Carriers Can Benefit from Intra-regional Operations
Vote Buying: APC Chieftain Urges FG to Withhold Bayelsa’s N7bn VAT Refund
Celebrating the Shining Star From Okeagbe
Nigeria Returns From Russia with Early Christmas Gifts
Of Oshiomhole’s Military Wing in Edo
EDITORIAL,: THE MINT AND E-PASSPORTS
N10tn infrastructure request gets N’Assembly nod
Dickson’s Commissioner Rescinds Decision on Resignation
Rocha’s Foundation Supports over 20,000 Children
Navy Trains 99 Officers in Performance Thinking, Leadership
Golden Eaglets Battle Ready for Hungary in Opener
FIFA RANKING: Nigeria Drop One Step, Now 35th Position in the World
Air Warriors Win Zenith Bank Women Basketball League
Nwakali Rejoins Olympic Eagles’ Camp for U-23 AFCON Tourney
EFCC Re-arraigns Iwu, for Alleged N1.23bn Fraud
NBA Wants Security Agencies to Apprehend Kidnappers of Justice Dogo
MTN: Banks Aware of Our USSD Access Charges
Osinbajo Warns against Use of Social Media to Wage War
PSC Launches Strategic Plan, Electronic Database for Police Officers
Mele Kyari Reiterates Commitment to Tackling NNPC’s Challenges
NGO Partners States to Increase Palm Oil Production
Uzoka Named ‘Bank CEO of the Year’
‘How FG Can End Rice, Arms, Illicit Drugs’ Smuggling’
Why Air Traffic Controllers Need More Training
Usman Lists Ways Nigerian Carriers Can Benefit from Intra-regional Operations
Of Touts, Danfo Drivers and Illegal Taxes
Between FG’s Ease-of-Doing-Business and Visa Obstacles
Ship Owners Seek FG’s Investments to Enhance Job Creation
‘Golden Guinea Return Signposts Bright Prospects for Abia’
Customs Intercepts Rice Smuggled Inside Motorcycles Petrol Tanks
Anticipated Gains of CBN’s Financial Inclusion Policy
Akanu Ibiam Airport: Minister Relocates to Enugu
Experts Counsel Youths on Career Plans
Qatar Promotes Cancer Awareness
World Economy: Synchronised Slowdown, Precarious Outlook
Total Nigeria, Guinness Record Losses on High Financing Costs
OVH Energy Delights Customer with Toyota Yaris
CCITraders Acquires International Incorporation license
Pearl Awards to Restructure to Accommodate more Market Players
PACEGATE Celebrates One Year of Operation in Nigeria

Daily Trust

Nigeria climbs 15 places on Ease of Doing Business Index
Onitsha explosion victims struggle to pick up pieces
IGP flouts court order, releases list of new recruits
Buhari sets agenda for Russia-Africa partnership
Super-specialised hospitals needed to stop medical tourism – FG
Why state electoral bodies cannot be scrapped – INEC chairman
Hausa traders, Iba LCDA at war over Alaba Rago market
Nigeria, Russia sign agreement on oil trading, refining
‘How Obasanjo reacted to Charles Taylor’s arrest’
Goje’s daughter, 4 other commissioner-nominees get ‘special treatment’ at assembly
Uproar trails Ganduje’s birthday message to Kwankwaso
Air Warriors win 2019 Zenith Bank Women Basketball League title
Super Eagles drop in latest FIFA ranking, still 3rd in Africa
‘Super’ Eaglets set to battle Hungary in World Cup opener
FG signs MoU with Russia on rail modernisation
USSD: Telcos ask NCC, CBN to convene stakeholders’ meeting
Declining maritime professionals: Shippers Council targets students
Child abuse: FCTA to name, shame offenders
FCT magistrates partner police to decongest SARS cell
AMAC chair urges Nigerians to invest, buy shares
Raising the federal civil service from despair (2)
How long will our security challenges last?
Scrutinizing and regulating NGOs
FG should reintroduce History in school curriculum
39 people found dead in trailer all Chinese
Editorial: FG/Labour pact on new minimum wage
Zlatan holds first concert in Lagos
Adam Zango’s scholarship: Beneficiaries not yet selected —School
Court fixes Dec. 3, 4 to hear N300m damages suit against MTN
Ayodele becomes director, Trade and Investment, Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce
International sugarcane society appoints Dr. Busari into management c’ttee
ICAO appoints AIB investigator as BAGAIA’s new helmsman
Smallholder women farmers seek review of FCT agric budget
Animal diseases hit Bauchi, FCT
10 African youths to get Borlaug-Adesina Fellowships
Barrack children, community get ICT centre in Kaduna
Restricting movement in schools, safe for students
Nigerian graduates shine at China contest
Thinking with Winnowing Winds
UN panel presses Egypt for release of Muslim Brotherhood leaders
Number of Muslim students bullied declines but rate is still double the average, study finds
Uba brothers Vs. Ifeanyi Ubah: YPP demands disclosure of appeal court panel members

The Sun

Police nab 300 kidnappers, cultists in Abia
…Recover 102 guns from repentant bandits in Sokoto
Nigeria jumps 15 ranks on World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business
USSD: Pantami orders NCC to sanction erring telcos
Reps query $470m Abuja CCTV project
Beatification process for 2nd Nigerian Saint begins in Benin
Tension in Zaria over proposed bill to ban alcohol in Sabon Gari
Reps query $470m Abuja CCTV project
I’m not contesting Ekiti guber poll in 2022 – Senator Adeyeye
Bayelsa: APC, PDP spar over Nov. 16 polls
Tallen seeks support for women’s active participation in politics, leadership
PDP to Kogi Assembly: ‘Your impeachment of dep gov shameful, threat to democracy’
APC warns against releasing N7 billion VAT refund to Bayelsa govt
NNPC, Russian LUKEOIL sign MoU to produce, refine trade in oil
World Bank ranking: APC commends Buhari for building global competitive economy
Nigeria ranks 131, moves up 15 places on Ease-of-doing-business
Maritime Cup: ENL, NPA, others clash in semi finals
KWHA holds public hearing on Sports Commission Bill today
Zenith Bank Women B’ball League Final 8: Air Warriors, MFM Queens clash in final
2020 World Cup: Peak inspires Nigeria’s para powerlifters
FOC West tourney: 100 golfers storm Dolphin Golf Club
Zenith Bank Women Basketball League: First Bank, Air Warriors zoom into semis
DNA testing: Yes, you done it
On the matter of Gowon growing up to be 85
Nka-Dioka festival: Heritage through knowledge and modernity
Stop closing businesses
The songs of the birds can no longer compete with our sirens
Onitsha and Aba: The beauty of leadership failure
APC chieftain, Kabaka’s hotel, others must be pulled down, Obaseki vows
Airport workers spoil for war, threaten protest over concession plans
Ondo police arrest 5 for allegedly selling dead cow meat
NJC probes 8 judges over misconduct
Again, thunderstorm kills 8 cows in Ondo
School supervisor in Lagos jailed for 60 years for defiling toddler