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News Headlines Nov 21, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 21, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

No IPPIS, no pay order: FG, ASUU clash again
Fire destroys plaza, 15 shops, goods in Lagos
40% of African countries in debt crisis – IMF
Stop spread of B’Haram, UN, EU tell Buratai
Rohr to Dare: Bring back Eagles to Abuja
Govs reject death penalty for hate speech
APC NEC to determine Amosun, Okorocha, Akeredolu’s fate
Edo first to implement equal pay globally – Falode
Rohr temporarily shuts door on Eze
P&ID: Nigeria appeals $200m order, Abuja trial begins
Burna Boy nominated for Grammy Awards
Ndidi poised for 100th EPL game
Enugu renames street after Ekwueme
Unsworth impressed with Adeniran’s progression
Musa to sponsor 100 university student
Southampton, Nice, Leverkusen track Aribo
Eagles’ comeback spirit thrills Troost-Ekong
Mourinho raids Lille for Osimhen’s coach
Fire destroys plaza, 15 shops, goods in Lagos
PTA to probe Queen’s College parent-guard spat
Ogun Customs arrest man with N2.5m fake notes
We’ve expelled students in viral sex video –Babcock varsity
Ondo crashes claim 156 lives in 10 months
Fake Facebook suitor nabbed in Anambra
Contractor arraigned for defrauding firm of N6.3m
Four gang-rape Anambra woman, collect N1m from her
Govs reject death penalty for hate speech
40% of African countries in debt crisis – IMF
Alliance urges govt to boost economy with tech
Osinbajo, others to address stakeholders at LPG summit
Concern over Nigeria’s gas industry as shortfall persists
Sahara Group says employees key to business sustainability
Key nominees for the 2020 Grammy Awards
Grammy 2020: Burna Boy nominated in ‘Best World Music Album’ category
Measles, Lassa fever kill three
FG, others move to eradicate noma disease
Sad tale of 12-year-old rape victim who gave birth to premature baby
EDITORIAL: Senate, kill the hate speech bill
Will democracy survive Buhari’s regime?
On the National Action Plan on Gender and Climate Change
Elections and Buhari’s legacy
Why NHIS should not die

The Nation

Spurs’ coaching job excites Mourinho
Bailout: Most states now free of salary arrears, says Buhari
EFCC not tool for witch-hunt, says Magu
Social media offenders risk 3-year jail term, N10m fine
Sanwo-Olu inaugurates Lagos Resilience Steering Committee
When private matters go viral
Senate to release new strategies on corruption fight
Buhari signs Executive Order 009 to end open defecation
December 4 for verdict on 10,000 constables recruitment
Fire razes Surulere Plaza
Motorists express worry over Truck parking along Mile-2 road
President, Wike greet ex-President Jonathan at 62
Lagos reviews policy to battle traffic gridlocks
NCC panel to protect 150m Nigerians against e-fraud
Bus probe: Ambode’s suit incompetent, lawmakers tell court
New number plates enforcement to begin January 2020
Lagos ‘car snatchers’ arrested in Anambra
Controller General probes $1m fraud inmate
Two shot in Lagos transport unions clash
Wigwe: Art X Lagos project lifting local talents
Rape suspect lynched in Imo
Clamour for electronic voting as Senate mulls Electoral Act amendment
Four nabbed for gang-rape in Anambra
Ganduje heads 5-man committee on Edo
Mother dumps day-old in pit
Bill on electronic voting scales second reading in Senate
CJ rejects Okowa’s ex-aide’s clemency plea
BVN subscribers to hit 100m
PACAC backs Magu’s re-nomination by Buhari
Racket called data market
FBNQuest is Money Market Fund of the Year
Reps debate CBN’s N1.3tr budget in camera
Union, First Bank draw battle line over sack of 1,000 workers
N738m fraud: EFCC arraigns Maina for using ex-EFCC chair’s name to divert pension cash
When private matters go viral
Nigeria has a male problem (1)
NBTE okays HND courses for College
UNILAG, Canadian varsity train 30
QC and the eyelashes girl
Fed Govt releases minimum wage circular to labour
‘Forensic science holds promise for crime fighting’
Old students donate N100m to alma mater in Ondo
WAEC perfects e-certificate platform
Buhari’s order on N1 trillion projects jolts Senators, Reps
Chevron committed to quality education
Academy renovates classes, donates to public school in Sokoto
FEC okays 500m Euro loan to create 1.2m jobs
NGO donates libraries to seven Anambra schools
Sundry Misusages XXXVI: Sire . . . plus more
Telcom firms shun minister’s data cut directive
Varsities and TETFund contractors
Sweet Prayer Plant, 3,000 times sweeter than sugar
Asan Snake oil joins league of ancient oils
NANS honours VC
Does curfew keep teens out of trouble?
UNICAL expels two students, suspends three over exam malpractice
UNIUYO inaugurates union leaders
Embrace environmental journalism, broadcaster counsels students
Students bemoan bad road network
OGITECH overall best: I wrote my last paper six days after giving birth
Bringing theories to town (5)
As RUGIPO gets fees reduction, AAUA students hope for same
Total donates equipped science laboratory block to school in Ogun
Osinbajo, Attah, Wabote for NLPGA summit
Govt using force over payroll, says ASUU
Man remanded for ‘sodomising’ 14-year-old
Adopt automated truck tracking, expert urges marketers 1
Boy chained by father in Minna rescued
‘Poor exploration threatens oil reserves, production targets’
Delta communities to Buhari: save us from pirate attacks
Much ado about tariff regime
Push to ban textile importation gathers momentum
Not too early to aim for success
UK Lib Dems promise £50b ‘windfall’ from stopping Brexit
Who succeeds Oba Idowu Oniru?
‘My opponents should wait till 2023’
Challenges before Lyon, by ex-commissioner
13,423 Nigerian students added $514m to American economy in 2018
Kogi poll credible, say observer groups
‘Trump ordered Ukraine quid pro quo through Giuliani’
Ondo 2020: PDP, APC begin mobilisation
PACAC backs Magu’s re-nomination by Buhari
Not too early to aim for success
Sanwo-Olu inaugurates Lagos Resilience Steering Committee
Senate to release new strategies on corruption fight
Buhari signs Executive Order 009 to end open defecation
Kogi poll credible, say observer groups
Jonathan’s ally: ‘why I left Bayelsa PDP’
Why I won’t dump APC, by Abe
Bet9ja to boost sports
Spurs’ coaching job excites Mourinho
Chukwueze eyes Eagles scoring form for Villarreal
Falode applauds Obaseki over Edo Queens’ milestone
Rohr gets daring praises from Sports Minister
FBNQuest is Money Market Fund of the Year
Union, First Bank draw battle line over sack of 1,000 workers
Total donates equipped science laboratory block to school in Ogun
Fire razes Surulere Plaza
Motorists express worry over Truck parking along Mile-2 road
Lagos reviews policy to battle traffic gridlocks
Bus probe: Ambode’s suit incompetent, lawmakers tell court
NBTE okays HND courses for College
UNILAG, Canadian varsity train 30
‘Forensic science holds promise for crime fighting’
Old students donate N100m to alma mater in Ondo
NANS honours VC
Does curfew keep teens out of trouble?
UNICAL expels two students, suspends three over exam malpractice
UNIUYO inaugurates union leaders
Embrace environmental journalism, broadcaster counsels students
Students bemoan bad road network

Daily Trust

FEC approves N200bn loan for Bank of Industry
Border closure: Prices of rice, eggs skyrocket in October – NBS
National Assembly supports NIGCOMSAT commercialisation plan
NAHCO invests N2bn on ground handling equipment
Govt tasked on commitment to open contracting
Gunmen abduct senior Police officer in Adamawa town
It is now difficult to loot public funds — Sagay
Aroke: NCoS CG orders investigation into $1m fraud
Woman nabbed trying to smuggle phone to condemned inmate in Kano prison
Bayelsa, 9 others worse on transparent budgeting – Report
IPPIS: Buhari becoming dictatorial – ASUU
Maryland community to honour Dbanj, Yemi Alade, Dele Momodu, others
Kogi West senatorial re-run: Dino Melaye storms INEC, demands poll cancellation
Tinubu, Peter Obi fit for presidency in 2023 — Maharaj Ji
Edo APC crisis: Court declines restraining order on Col. Imuse
Dare urges Rohr to support Nigerian coaches
Yaya Toure names Matic as his toughest opponent
Ibrahimovic in talks over AC Milan return
Kpaduma residents protest FCDA attempt to demolish houses
FCTA pledges commitment to end sexual violence
Father docked over cruelty to his baby
Lesson from the Kogi and Bayelsa Elections
Custom’s boss, overflexing his muscles
On Nigeria’s nuclear power roadmap
Remembering Late Hajiya Aisha (Jummai) Abubakar Tafawa Balewa
Gunmen abduct nursing mother, 5 others in Kaduna
Court remands 40-yr-old man for sodomising neighbour’s son
NDLEA confiscates 126kg of cocaine, 189kg of Indian hemp in Ebonyi
Editorial: Restricting Keke-NAPEP in Abuja
Jumia suspends e-commerce business in Cameroon
The Open Data Initiatives
FG urged to hasten policy on nanotechnology
ITUC-Africa demands repatriation of Africa’s stolen wealth
PTAD begins verification of 7,000 retirees in FCT
‘How gov’t can get youths into productive employment’
How out-grower scheme is boosting farmers’ fortunes
Anchor Borrower: Your intervention is getting late, wheat farmers tell CBN
Distribution of tomato seedlings to resume soon, Dangote allays farmers’ fear
‘Students have right to demand for books they need’
How mobile device revolutionised Edo public schools, raised enrolment
Coy donates educational materials to Edo schools
Nigeria’s effort in tackling climate change, an assessment of 2019 UNGA
World Toilet Day: FG to ensure toilets are eco-friendly
Open Defecation: Emir of Bauchi calls for returns of sanitary inspectors
Appeal Court reserves judgement on Sokoto guber
N6.3 billion suit: Jang to file no-case submission

ThisDay

House Urges CBN to Review Monetary Policy Rate
Govs Reject Death Penalty for Hate Speech
Gunmen Abduct DPO in Adamawa
FAAC: FG, States, LGs Share N702.058bn for October
Sagay Backs Magu’s Appointment as Substantive EFCC Chair
PDP Govs Set to Hold Summit on IGR
November 21, 2019 4:52 Am
IMF: 40% of African Countries in Debt Crisis
Fayemi Visits US, Insists on Restructuring
Senate Gives FIRS, 24 Others Ultimatum to Submit Audited Accounts
Melaye Submits Petition to INEC, Seeks Cancellation of Kogi West Election
APC Condemns Post-election Violence, Killing in Kogi
Edo APC Crisis: Ganduje Heads APC’s Fact-finding Committee
Caleb University Observes Acting VC for One Day Initiative
Brazil Proposes $1bn Support for Nigeria’s Agribusiness
Ownership Tussle Delays Abuja Disco’s Board Meeting for Three Years
Lafarge to Organise Community Day
SEC Chairman Seeks More Cooperation from Stakeholders
Suspended Ize-Iyamu Dumps PDP
‘The Biggest Problem in Nigeria is the Failure of Government Bureaucracy’
‘Zoning Should Not Be Selective’
Pastor Oyakhilome Gifts Top Winners $250,000 at LIMA 2019
Tribute to Goodluck Jonathan at 63
Scaling up Internal Security Operations
EDITORIAL: ENDING OPEN DEFECATION
Dickson: 12 PDP Loyalists Killed in Nembe Violence
Amnesty International Declares Sowore, Bakare, Jalingo Prisoners of Conscience
Aremu Hails Buhari’s Industrial Policy
Sports Minister Throws Decision on Rohr’s Future Back to NFF
Supersand Eagles Set for Portugal at the Beach Soccer World Cup
Coaches of Final Teams in War of Words
NESG, Sports Ministry Summit to Chart Roadmap for Devt Begins in Abuja
Together4ALimb Initiative: IBTC Gives Succour to Limbless Children
Notes from Kogi/Bayelsa Polls
NFIU, EFCC, Others Move against e-Fraud

The Sun

P&ID: FG adopts strategies to get contract quashed –Malami
APC NEC: Oshiomhole, Okorocha, Amosun, others know fate tomorrow
Again, governors meet over bail out facility, others
Biafra: It’s hate speech to call IPOB members Nigerians –Kanu
Kalu proposes solutions to electricity challenge, faults privatisation
N1trn constituency projects: NASS hits back at Buhari
Result transmission tops new Electoral Bill
Bad traffic over soon, Sanwo-Olu assures Lagosians
Masari proposes N249.5bn budget for 2020
Kaduna residents protest, seek El-Rufai’s intervention over planned demolition of homes
Zulum approves houses for 2,787 people
Maiyegun, ex-Olympics medalist bags Karis award
Jime/Ortom: PDP kicks as Court of Appeal panel relocates to Abuja
Igbo community congratulates Gov Bello, says victory well deserved
Ize-Iyamu dumps PDP for APC today in Benin
Burning of PDP woman leader in Kogi reprisal – Police
Q3 2019: AIICO, LASACO, 4 others record N64bn GWP in 9 months
Association urges FG to compel employers to remit pension contribution
Small scale farmers lament lack of insurance covers
NEITI, EFFC to track revenue leakages in oil, gas sector
FG, States, LGAs share N702bn in October
Ighalo lauds, warns Osimhen
Edo Queens to receive equal pay as Bendel Insurance players
2019 Nigeria Bankers Games: Fidelity Bank, Sterling Bank win big in Week 4
2019 NA Small Arms tourney: 1 Div showers gifts on champions
SWAN seeks support for NFF
NPFL: ‎Jigawa Golden Stars beat Pillars 1-0 in Kano
Rohr’s contract extension lies with NFF-Dare
Mourinho replaces Pochettino as Tottenham Hotspur manager
NFF replies sports minister: Why CHAN Eagles, Falcons, Eaglets failed
The bullet and the ballot
2023: Signs of dirty things to come
Fix Nigeria with festivals
Sowore and matters arising
The Balearica Awards: Efetobo Awhana and his dreams
Nigeria correctional facilities and need for reformation (2)
The Contributory Pension Scheme and dismal compliance
NEITI, EFFC to track revenue leakages in oil, gas sector
Hayat Kimya’s top brands win at Advan Awards 2019
Customs seizes fake N2.5m, smuggled ethanol
24th PEARL Awards holds in Lagos
Pedestrian bridges: How crippled sweepers deceive
Wakanow to focus on customer satisfaction, innovation –Adedeji, new CEO
Annang festival of Arts and Culture holds Dec. 20
The Balearica Awards: Efetobo Awhana and his dreams
Boutique hotels’ll scale up hospitality industry, create jobs –Nicole,Proof Lounge GM

Tribune

Reps send journalists out as CBN defends N1.3trn budget estimates
Senate moves to guarantee e-voting
P&ID: FG adopts strategies to get ‘contract’ quashed…
Buhari signs Executive Order on open defecation
BREAKING: Anti-social media bill scales second reading in Senate
Mother kicks as Queens College sends student away for fixing eyelashes, nails
Remain committed to youth empowerment, Ooni tells FG
Senate chides anti-corruption agencies over unaudited account
Residents set agenda for Oyo Assembly, Makinde
Constituency projects: Go and ask your ministers, PDP senators tell Buhari
Ondo: 156 killed in road accidents in ten months
Court jails two internet fraudsters in Ilorin
3 kidnappers killed as police rescue abducted medical doctor in Benue
Driver in court for causing woman’s death, reckless driving
Nigeria’s inflation rate rises to 11.61 %
Nigeria, partners lose N150bn revenue in 11 months due to vandalism
NIPOST revenue loss: Reps express concern, summon CBN, commercial…
Oyo govt warns butchers operating outside central abattoir
NUC approves first private university in Jigawa
LASU says no fee hike, introduces two-stream undergraduate programme
Create your future, don’t surrender to luck, First Bank CEO counsels…
Delta commences payment of 2018/2019 bursary to students
EDITORIAL: FG, ‘hate speech’ and social media
16 years old climate change activist Greta spotted in 120-year-old picture
Sri Lanka’s new president picks brother Mahinda Rajapaksa as PM
Zimbabwe police use tear gas, batons to disperse opposition supporters
Twitter accuses UK of misleading public in election row
Ndi Igbo and 2023 presidency
Hate speech coup and beer parlour gist in Nigeria
Nigeria’s obnoxious hate speech bill
Save pensioners from untimely death
Bayelsa election: When vote selling, buying took centrestage
I have no plan to defect to PDP —Suleiman
Senate chides anti-corruption agencies over unaudited account
Constituency projects: Go and ask your ministers, PDP senators tell Buhari
Residents set agenda for Oyo Assembly, Makinde
Child Rights Act: UNICEF laments non-domestication by 11 Northern states
Ibadan North, East, hot spot for typhoid fever —Study
‘80 % of mental health problems miss out on quality care’ —Asido
Limit intake of soft drinks, market women warned

The Guardian

Senate lashes out at anti-corruption agencies over unaudited accounts
FG, states record N352b shortfall in revenue target as fiscal crisis persists
E-voting and Senate’s bid to restore public confidence in electoral process
PDP caucus demands justice over murder of Kogi women leader
In Austin, Donald Trump praises Apple chief Tim Cook’s ‘great job’
FEC okays justice sector reform, 500m Euro loan for BOI
Sanwo-Olu tasks religious bodies on tolerance
Reps order abolition of acceptance fees in Nigeria’s tertiary institutions
Lawmakers fault ICPC on alleged N1tr constituency projects
Experts canvass dedicated budget for viral hepatitis
Ooni seeks urgent solution to youth unemployment
Mourinho explains why he replaced Pochettico at Tottenham
NBBF celebrates D’Tigress’ passage to Tokyo 2020 qualification tournament
TAFAUN tackles AFN, ministry over Adeleye
Barca Academy’s new technical director tours Lagos facilities
Adepoju counsels Supersand Eagles as Nigeria battles Portugal tomorrow
Bayelsa qualify for National Division One Handball League Kaduna semifinals
Editorial: That bill the president signed abroad
Adesina calls for establishment of youth entrepreneurship banks
Lyon’s victory and future of Bayelsa
NCC inaugurates multi-sectorial committee on e-Fraud
AfDB seals $250m deal for region’s trade financing
Nigeria targets agricultural output of N38.4tn by 2036
In search of female vice chancellors in Nigerian varsities
‘Infusion of child trafficking in school curricula will curb menace’
Nigeria lacks infrastructure for entrepreneurs to flourish, says don
30-year-old woman held for throwing an infant into soak-away pit
Let us talk about mindfulness, attention devoid of judgment, elaboration
Spinach: The leafy green superfood
Adesina calls for establishment of youth entrepreneurship banks
NCC inaugurates multi-sectorial committee on e-Fraud
AfDB seals $250m deal for region’s trade financing
Nigeria may lose over N150b to profligacy in 2020 budget, says group
Delta okays nine new colleges, youth development ministry, others
Energia boss charges firms to be law-abiding
Masari presents N249b budget to Katsina Assembly
Osinbajo: Discretion is the better part of valour
Suffering and smiling
Will your new online business survive 2020?
When corruption fights back
Ending impunity on crime against journalists
Police nab ‘most wanted’ serial rapist in Lagos
NPDC tackles unemployment, youth unrest

News Headlines Nov 20, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 20, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Constituency projects: Buhari attacks National Assembly
Buhari confirms APC NEC meeting for Friday
APC using Jonathan to legitimise fraud, says Dickson
Spending: Reps summon Akpabio, NDDC
Court orders IG to release ghost officers’ list
Senate probes NEMA’s responses to disasters
Merchants dump PoS, inactive terminals hit 131,201
Police parade Enugu pastor for rape, money rituals
Sowore: Canterbury archbishop replies SERAP, DSS alleges threat
Killings: Zamfara Assembly seeks death penalty for bandits
Automobile painter sleeping inside oven dies in Lagos
Beyond Kogi, Bayelsa election imbroglio
Government against Nigeria’s poor
Air force acquires 19 aircraft, orders 18 more
French Embassy gets first female Consul General
Needless fume over dividend claims
Electricity: Govt’s N1.5tn intervention ineffective, unsustainable says AfDB
16,580 foreign graduates refused to defend certificates –NYSC
Automobile painter sleeping inside oven dies in Lagos
Man allegedly shoots wife’s lover dead in Edo
Five jailed for Internet fraud in Kwara
Businessman, 52, sodomises 14-year-old apprentice
Police parade pastor for alleged rape of follower
APC using Jonathan to legitimise fraud, says Dickson
Senate rejects temporary ban on generator importation
Kogi PDP women leader burnt alive at home
Lyon gets CoR Thursday
Reps disagree over govs poll results
How Edo dep gov, Shaibu, betrayed me — Oshiomhole
Electricity: Govt’s N1.5tn intervention ineffective, unsustainable says AfDB
NCC working on cheaper data services, says Danbatta
CBN recorded $11.69bn forex inflow in Q3
13 states have opaque procurement, budget process –Report
FG to deploy new security gadgets in airports
Mikel unfazed by Lampard’s success
Nwakaeme better than Pepe
Yobo to Onyekuru: Quit Monaco now!
Mikel eyes return against Ankaragucu
Atlantic Hall awards N30m scholarship to pupil
Cosmetics brand: Kylie Jenner to sell majority stake for $600m
Ufuoma McDermott reveals secret of friendship with Omoni Oboli, others
Minister advises public analysts on good laboratory practice
Foundation drums up medical support for widows
More youths vulnerable to HIV – Group
FG, others move to eradicate noma disease
EDITORIAL: Beyond Kogi, Bayelsa election imbroglio
Government against Nigeria’s poor
Kogi, Bayelsa polls and democratic reversal in Nigeria
‘Death for hate speech’ bill: My stand
On tax benefits and tax conundrum

The Nation

Osimhen tipped for Arsenal
30 countries for INAC expo
PDP Reps’ caucus deplores killings, violence
Uzoho begins rehabilitation
Ex-Attorney General Ojo hails Bello’s re-election
IG: fake policemen disrupted polls
Towards sustaining UI intellectual art tradition
Lyon’s victory inroad into Southsouth, says Amaechi
‘Nollywood not there yet’
Our long term strategy, by Smile
PDP demands justice for slain women leader
INEC to issue Lyon certificate of return
Court bars 22 banks from accepting MasterCard transactions
Two die as party supporters clash in Kogi
‘Nigeria is Garden of Eden, not Botswana’
NCC eyes 1.2b subscribers from AFCFTA
Experts canvass whistle blower policy on piracy
Two AEDC investors in equity, ownership tussle
That’s a Mistake! (2)
IYC to Dickson, Diri: support Lyon
Pariya’s death sad, says Tinubu
Room
Okeigbo holds renaissance carnival
Dickson tenders video of ‘electoral fraud’
Buhari keeps lobbyists in suspense as battle for EFCC top job steps up
Our way of life, by Indian community
Oshiomhole laments Obaseki’s deputy’s betrayal of trust
Buhari condoles Atiku over Aide’s death
Queen Moremi is beyond theatre, says Ooni 4:28 AM
How to reform tax system, by MAN, ICAN, others 4:25 AM
Buhari orders probe of N1tr constituency projects 4:19 AM
Oyo Govt begins workers audit, payroll verification 4:10 AM
Ibadan ‘Obas’ to surrender crowns 4:05 AM
New Lagos CP: free flow of traffic will curb crime
Broadcast stations to pay N5m fine for hate speech
My wife is a serial thief, please separate us, man tells court
Police advise vehicle owners
Scores of ambush terrorists killed
Navy arrests 20 suspected smugglers
Three die in Lagos accident
Traders displaced as Abia demolishes shops
FBI suspect jailed two years for $150,000 fraud
PDP NWC splits over Elumelu, others
Survey faults 13 states’ budget process
NAF to get 18 new aircraft
‘Yahoo boy’ pulls off $1m scam from prison
36 crime suspects paraded in Enugu
Senate’s committees to probe NEMA’s disaster responses
Pirates blow up community chair’s home in Delta
Assets forfeiture: Court orders govt to notify Maina’s father, others
Smuggled petroleum products hidden in plastic bags
N3.1b ‘fraud’: Court adjourns Suswam’s trial till November 25
Did Oyo inherit N1.3b IGR?
Sokoto’s new senator takes office
Election harmattan: A blight on Nigeria’s democracy
Sowore instigating violence from custody – DSS
Bayelsa, Kogi polls: A post mortem
Court remands Indian for alleged N149.7m fraud, attempted suicide
Ex-Ghana President urges Nigeria to open borders
Sowore: agency’s reasons disgraceful – Falana
Police, EFCC not welcome in civil disputes
ICPC indicts UI, UNIJOS, UDFU for N18.39b ‘budget padding’
College Alumni meets tomorrow
Open defecation: Buhari directs sanitation facilities in public places
12 bodies burnt in OAU mortuary fire
Trader sues Saraki, Atiku, Obi for ‘unauthorised use of photos for campaign’
Malami, FCT judge blame illegal detention centres on non-options
Nigerian startup, others shine in South Africa
New survey: Power outages a major constraint for techentrepreneurs
Advancing women entrepreneurship
Impact of pension funds on financial services sector
Pension complaints and solutions
UTL simplifies assets transfer with N50,000 Will
C & I Leasing’s N3.23b rights issue opens
Management experts proffer solutions to inertia
CBN to partner corporate treasurers
CBN won’t cut interest rate, says FXTM chief
Guest Speaker, Faculty of Social Sciences
Agricultural Seeds Council and battle against fake seeds
Imo private schools: Rich proprietors, poor teacher
Bayelsa, Kogi and “Hurricane Oshiomhole”
Anti-corruption war and gale of irregular recruitments
Lecturer, student die in accident
UNILAG and the crises within
Minister and his love of social media regulation
Oyetola to investors: we‘ll honour our agreements
Kingdoms of Kogi and Bayelsa suffered violence
Fed Govt to redirect economy, says Osinbajo
Businessman in court for ‘N33m theft’
Rail; NGO, Hate Bills
Egbado College alumni holds election
Sanwo-Olu to Crocodile Smile: dislodge criminal elements
Save us from Ikeja Electric
Still on unemployment
Dismal statistics
Ex-commissioner urges support for Sanwo-Olu
Women face hurdles in politics, says Alli-Macaulay
‘Government aware of hardship’
Ondo 2020: Atolagbe for governor
Bello’s journey to second term
N1tn NASS constituency projects funds went down the drain in 10 years – Buhari
My wife is a serial thief, divorce seeking man tells court
I’m disappointed Philip Shaibu betrayed me, says Oshiomhole
Court bars 22 banks from honouring National ID smart cards produced by MasterCard
UBEC introduces school-to-farm programme in basic schools
Nigeria economy needs total re-organisation, says NIM
I’ll flush out bad eggs in Ogun Police Command – CP vows
UPDATED: Twelve corpses burnt in OAU mortuary fire
Ibadan ‘Obas’ to surrender crowns
Sowore instigating violence from custody – DSS
Police, EFCC not welcome in civil disputes
Osimhen tipped for Arsenal
Uzoho begins rehabilitation
Tottenham sacks Mauricio Pochettino
Onyekuru wants Galatasaray’s return
Oladosu focuses on ABU title
Quadri out of ITTF World Tour Grand Finals
Police advise vehicle owners
Scores of ambush terrorists killed
Navy arrests 20 suspected smugglers
Three die in Lagos accident

ThisDay

Nigeria Still Attractive for Investment Despite PSC Terms, Says ExxonMobil
Reported Violence Not Enough to Discredit Kogi Election, Yahaya Bello Insists
Asset Forfeiture: Court Orders FG to Notify Maina’s Father, Mother, Wife, Others
ICRC Partners Afreximbank to Boost Visibility for Bankable Projects
Edo APC Crisis Worsens as Oshiomhole Accuses Shaibu, Others of Betrayal
Tribute to Goodluck Jonathan at 63
Scaling up Internal Security Operations
2019 Budget: House Directs NDDC to Suspend all Payments, Summons Akpabio
Former Super Eagles Striker, Ighalo, Warns Osimhen Not to Relent
NFF Commends Minister over Concern in Poor Runs
How NPA Amended Safety Regulation to Nail OMS’ SAA
Gov Abdulrasaq Gives Kwara United New Bus
DSS: Sowore Instigating Violence from Detention
Food Security: Don Urges FG to Prioritise Agric Research
The Beginning: An Unlikely Vision
Investment Advisers Seek Complementary Policies to Support Economic Growth
Afreximbank Lists Benefits of ERG
HATE SPEECH BILL LACKS MERIT
WHY BUHARI SHOULD ACT FAST ON NDDC
MUCH ADO ABOUT N30K
UNN, WITCHCRAFT AND INTELLECTUAL LAZINESS
EDITORIAL: NIMC AND IDENTITY MANAGEMENT
Buhari Forwards Six Aviation Bills to Senate
FG Unveils Measures to Strengthen NBC, Sanction Hate Broadcasts
FG Mulls Establishment of Rehab Centres to Tackle Illegal Detention
Tokyo 2020: Ex-Olympian Pledges Assistance to Athletes
Enrique Set for LaRojas Job Return
Brazil End Winless Streak with Korea Victory
Need for the Return of the NSC
Masari’s Appeal to Bandits
Taking Advantage of Bear Market
Iraboh: Investors Now More Conscious of their Financial Health
Vrolijk: Why Insurance Firms Need Higher Capital
NUT Berates N-Power Scheme, Seeks Full-term Teachers’ Employment
Access Bank Assures Customers of Support
Food Security: Don Urges FG to Prioritise Agric Research
The Beginning: An Unlikely Vision
Investment Advisers Seek Complementary Policies to Support Economic Growth
Afreximbank Lists Benefits of ERG
Securing Your Future through Trusts
Plaqad Signs Bbnaija’s Omashola
FarmHouse, Youth Empowerment TV Show Launched
FBNQuest Asset Management Receives Award For Money Market Fund Of The Year
‘NNPC Committed to Local Content, Growing Oil Reserves Sustainably’

Daily Trust

Travellers decry filthy, unsafe state of Jabi Park
Ember months: Impatience major cause of road mishaps in Nasarawa
JICA trains Gwagwalada farmers on beans preservation
Madalla chief decries dilapidated schools structures
Court remands agent for illegally selling parcel of land
INVESTIGATION: Despite acquiring $1.3bn DisCos, investors shift meter, transformer burden to consumers
Lagos warns residents against contaminated water
Cost of poor sanitation practices huge – Osinbajo
21 new kings in Ibadan lose crowns as Court quashes case
Appeal Court reserves judgement on Sokoto guber
Government urged to support Almajiri schools
Railway workers most poorly paid – NUR President
District Head counsels subjects on peace, harmony
Edo APC crisis: How Shaibu betrayed me – Oshiomhole
UPDATED: Imo governorship: Appeal Court upholds Ihedioha’s election, dismisses three appeals
INEC announced pre-written results in Bayelsa – Dickson
2020 Olympics failure disaster for Nigerian football- Mouktar Mohammed
Mustapha Ibrahim pledges more goals for Plateau United
Sports minister queries NFF over national teams’ dismal performances
Osun registers 9,000 artisanal miners
Buhari: Nigeria should have been earning more from gas
Reps queries NIMASA over N3bn spent on Maritime University, others
JUST IN: Fire guts OAU mortuary, burns 12 corpses in Osun
Mob burn suspected motorcycle thief in Kwali
FCTA woos investors in taxi business as operators demand more access
The Birthday
Luxury goods and idolization of vanity
Lessons from Appeal Court verdict on Abia guber election
How I fought diabetes in just 15 months (1)
9 suspected smugglers nabbed in Katsina
How woman attempted to cut off lover’s manhood over marriage refusal
NDLEA arrests woman, 3 others over drugs peddling
Editorial: Pantami and lower data tariff
Deep Offshore PSC Act
Cardi B set to storm Lagos, Accra
The Next Titan: Govt, public urged to support entrepreneurs
#KogiDecides: Thugs burn woman alive in her home in Kogi
Kannywood: Foundation, Film coy honour Adam Zango, name him ‘Philanthropist of the Year’

The Sun

Buhari, Kalu condole Atiku over aide’s death
Bayelsa guber: INEC presents Certificate of Return to Lyon tomorrow
21 Ibadan Obas lose crowns as parties settle out of court
Constituency projects: NASS squandered N1trn –Buhari
Sowore still mobilising for revolution from detention -DSS
… Archbishop of Canterbury replies SERAP
President, govs, senators, others risk 3-yr jail term
Alleged assault: Court admits video evidence against Abbo
Man arrested over ex-wife’s lover’s death
How inmate coordinated $1m scam from Kirikiri prison – EFCC
My juju failed me, pastor tells police Kogi
Kidnappers on rampage in Calabar, abduct 7
President, govs, senators, others risk 3-yr jail term
Bayelsa guber: How APC capitalised on PDP’s mistakes
Aliyu VS Tambuwal: Appeal Court reserves judgement
APC, PDP trade blames over N1.4bn Minna hotel project
Imo guber: Appeal Court dismisses Ararume, Nwosu, Uzodinma’s appeal against Ihedioha’s election
Samsung unveils Galaxy Fold in Nigeria
IT firm launches mobile app for value added services
AI: Nigeria’s path to adoption, deployment
Western Digital introduces storage optimised for public safety, AI
Smile offers customers affordable data plan
Athletics’world body ratifies half marathon record set by Kenya’s Kamworor
Spain confirm return of Luis Enrique as coach to Qatar World Cup
Nigeria`s Football administration needs overhauling, says Elegbeleye
Olympics: Tokyo finishes building stadium for 2020
Verb confusion
Felix King nurtures new set of entrepreneurs with ‘The Startups Africa’
Fashola, roads and the oil production sharing contract
Demons against economic breakthrough (16)
2019 poll: Learning from Atiku’s mistakes (3)– Reliance on OBJ
2019 poll: Learning from Atiku’s mistakes (3)– Reliance on OBJ
Smile offers customers affordable data plan
VIVA cinemas excites viewers with amazing offers
Future of work: Tek experts, stakeholders discuss Nigeria’s readiness
Christians, Muslims back family planning in Abia
OPPO launches Reno2 series to activate use creativity
Satelite communication critical to national development –Ale, Head, Media and Corporate Communication, NASRDA

Tribune

#InternationalMensDay: What people say about Nigerian men
Oshiomhole accuses Edo deputy governor Shaibu of betrayal
Lawyer debunks claim Dasuki wants to be detained in DSS custody
NIMASA remits N16bn to Consolidated Revenue Fund in 201
Reps propose N500,000 fine, 2 years jail term for illegal foreign
World Toilet Day: In 2018, cholera killed 28 people in Bauchi ― NEWSAN
Nigerian leaders urged to invest in youths, entrepreneurship
University of Ibadan veterinary students set to hold ‘Dog Show’
Catholic church distributes N27m to tanker fire victims in Onitsha
Oshiomhole accuses Edo deputy governor Shaibu of betrayal
YABATECH products remain worthy ambassadors ― ICAN
Lawyer debunks claim Dasuki wants to be detained in DSS custody
Planning minister urges donor agencies to cooperate with government
Tribune: Pillar of Nigerian, African journalism ― DELSU don
NIMASA remits N16bn to Consolidated Revenue Fund in 2019
‘Rigging’ of Kogi, Bayelsa elections cannot stand ― PDP
African Reinsurance retains $800m insurance premium ― GMD
NPDC donates science books, e-library to public schools in Edo
Alleged N2.1bn pension fraud: Pay Maina 5 per cent of N1.3 trillion recovered loots, family tells Buhari
Reps propose N500,000 fine, 2 years jail term for illegal foreign employer, worker
MAN, ICAN, oil producers, other stakeholders reject Buhari’s Finance Bill
Senate to probe power sector
Gombe governor meets UNDP, UNICEF officials in New York
Reps approve 6-month jail term, N10m fine for frustrating smooth transition of power
Reps minority caucus rejects outcome of Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls
Illegal rehabilitation centres, child of necessity ― FCT Chief Judge
Public school academic enhancement: Oyo NEXUS Club pleads for private initiative’s assistance
Appeal Court affirms election of Emeka Ihedioha as Imo State governor
Crack in PDP NWC over Reps caucus crisis
Use horticultural waste to address micronutrients deficiency, NIHORT tells Nigerians
Sokoto: Appeal Court reserves judgement on suit challenging Tambuwal
[UPDATE] We are not ready to release Sowore to mobs ― DSS
Sanwo-Olu welcomes Operation Crocodile Smile IV in Lagos
Court orders IGP to provide details of alleged 80,115 ghost police officers
Don’t link feud with Jonathan with your rigging, Dickson tells APC
Lagos business man in court for alleged N33m theft
YABATECH products remain worthy ambassadors ― ICAN
NPDC donates science books, e-library to public schools in Edo
Public school academic enhancement: Oyo NEXUS Club pleads for private…
Private schools in Lagos now 18,573 ― Commissioner
Editorial: Pneumonia as leading child killer in Nigeria
UN rights office says Israeli settlements remain unlawful
Saving Plateau PDP from self-ruin
The unending fight over House Minority leadership
The bad and the ugly of Kogi election
Safeguarding the people’s will for democracy to thrive
Aroke, jailed internet fraudster, still coordinates $100 million from prison ― EFCC
Dismissed Army official brought 2-month-old baby to detention ― Police
Court remands 46-year-old man for allegedly sodomising teenager
A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kaduna on Tuesday or…
UCH needs N100b for turnaround ― CMD

The Guardian

‘How fake police overpowered 66,241 officers in Kogi, Bayelsa’
$163b oil, gas projects abandoned over investor apathy
Complaints over banking fraud, ‘agressive’ charges, others hit 1,612
NFF to decide national team coaches’ fate next week
US Senate unanimously passes bill backing human rights in Hong Kong
N1tr wasted on constituency projects, says Buhari
PDP’s loss of Bayelsa poses serious threat to Rivers, says Wike
Lawmakers probe outage, NEMA, summon Akpabio over NDDC’s expenditure
Apapa-Oshodi expressway of refuse
Senate charges agencies to enforce UN pact on risky haulage
Osinbajo launches campaign against open defecation
Ministry, NESG hold first inter-ministerial summit on sports development
How Baby Face, Bobby Girl floored opponents at Boxing Night Mini
Nestor Bolum cries foul after WBF title fight in Sydney
Ex-Olympian dangles carrots on Nigerian athletes ahead of Tokyo 2020
Barca Academy gets Aluko/Oyebode’s support for football development
Yewa, Urhobo College dominate GCU 2019 Relays
Editorial: Sanwo-Olu: Drop excellency, embrace excellence
January 2020 applications still open at Aston University UK, meet our delegate and enjoy up 20% merit scholarship
Rejection of poll’s outcome puts blight on Bello’s victory
Ramatu Aliyu: Politics with potential, dignity, results
We will not abandon Obaseki to locusts, Edo APC youths vow
NPA earmarks N202 billion for 2020 operations
‘Nigeria, others need to produce goods in high demand for economic integration’
‘Despite urbanisation, manufacturing remains low in many African countries’
State police as an ill wind
Why Buhari should act fast on NDDC board
The media as villain in a democracy?
Ketu Ijanikin residents cry out
January 2020 applications still open at Aston University UK, meet our delegate and enjoy up 20% merit scholarship
Rejection of poll’s outcome puts blight on Bello’s victory
$163b oil, gas projects abandoned over investor apathy
Lawmakers probe outage, NEMA, summon Akpabio over NDDC’s expenditure
Senate charges agencies to enforce UN pact on risky haulage
Osinbajo launches campaign against open defecation
No hiding place for criminals, says Makinde, gives police 100 patrol vehicles
Navy arrests 20 suspects, seizes 1,425 bags of smuggled rice in Akwa Ibom
FG mulls HIV self-test kit to increase interest
Oyo moves to end open defecation, kick-starts community-based waste management
NDDC to fix failed roads, rules out fresh contracts
Nigerians urged to take medical checkup seriously
New Lagos CP vows to make policemen earn their pay
Anglican church honours Ade-Ojo, others for service to humanity
Dismissed police officer arraigned over alleged murder

Daily Independent

Nigeria Loses N455bn Annually Due To Poor Sanitation – Osinbajo
FG Gives New Apartment To FAAN Staff Who Returned $12,200 Passenger’s Money
Oil Prices Drop Amid U.S. Rising Inventories
Africa’s Development Agenda Must Prioritise Job Creation – Tony Elumelu
CANMPSSAN Tasks FG On Policies To Boost Chemical Sector
Mourinho Accepts Tottenham Job After Late Night Talks To Replace Pochettino
Agency Report – November 20, 20190
Taraba Govt To Leverage Highland Tea To Enhance State Economy – Gov. Darius
Jonathan Refused To Meet Me, Chose Opposition – Dickson
Fashola Tasks Civil Servants On Proper Dressing
Oyetola Promises To Honour All Agreements With Investors
Minority Caucus Punctures Reps Move To Applaud Violence-Marred Kogi Polls
BREAKING: INEC To Issue Lyon Certificate Of Return Thursday
Oshiomhole Laments Edo Deputy Governor’s Betrayal
Wijnaldum Scores Hat-Trick As Netherlands Hit Estonia For Five
Tottenham Sack Pochettino, Mourinho Rumoured As Next Successor
Ramsey Score Brace As Wales Beat Hungary To Qualify For Euro 2020
Wizkid Wins SoulTrain’s Songwriting Award For ‘Brown Skin Girl’
Tuface Dragged To Court Over Song Theft
How 22-Year-Old Kylie Jenner Is Keeping Up With Billionaires
YCee’s Album ‘YCee Vs Zaheer’ Hits 2 Million Streams
Suspect On FBI List Bags Two-Year Jail Term For $150,000.00 Fraud
12 Corpses Burnt To Ashes In OAU Mortuary Fire
Uproar As Senate Trails Merchants Of Hate Speech
EDITORIAL: The War Against Fake Drugs
Hate Speeches And The Social Order
Maiden Ibru: A Courageous Girl
BRICS Summit: Positive To Global Peace And Development

News Headlines Nov 19, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 19, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Go to court, Buhari tells PDP, others, as Bello wins
Senate disowns hate speech bill, sponsor gets threat messages
DSS lied over Dasuki continuous detention –Lawyer
N1bn debt: AMCON takes over ex-minister, Seriki’s assets
Police to prosecute six FUTA students
Policemen driving against traffic crush two to death
We won’t enrol on IPPIS, ASUU insists
Hoodlums vandalise 200 vehicles during Lagos clash
Alot and other fanciful errors you should avoid
LASG tranquillizes, removes lion from Indian’s VI residence
Man remanded for killing his mother in Ebonyi
Eight die in Kogi petrol tanker crash
How two siblings beheaded my 10-year-old son –Father
Woman jailed three years for stealing one-month-old baby
Benue fire kills perm sec, pregnant wife, children
Stop going for treatment abroad – LUTH CMD
LAUTECH lecturers begin strike
Bandits kill 14 in fresh Zamfara attack
We’ll speedily pass girl child education bill — Senate
Woman jailed three years for stealing one-month-old baby
Apprentice Internet fraudster jailed for six months
Security agencies aided rigging in Kogi, Bayelsa polls – CSOs
I won Bayelsa governoship poll, says Diri
Atiku’s son confident of Fintiri’s performance in Adamawa
Ikpeazu presents 2020 budget to state assembly
Appeal court upholds Taraba gov’s re-election
Six months after, Ogun yet to get commissioners
The irony of going cashless to grow economy
Court stops production of ID cards by Mastercard
FG, oil firms owe NDDC N1.27tn, $73m — N’Assembly
Delivering more authentic customer experiences
10 banks rake N578bn commission in 9 months
Nigerian banks should adjust to AfCTA changes — Soludo
Lille to assess Osimhen’s knee injury
Pepe’s goals record puts Osimhen under presssure
NFF yet to determine my future, says Rohr
Ighalo hails goalscoring Osimhen
LAUTECH crisis unfortunate but surmountable –Minister
FG urged to pay attention to occupational therapy
CBT centres urge JAMB to monitor UTME supervisors
Quality education can affect the economy positively –Bowen VC
Cosmetics brand: Kylie Jenner to sell majority stake for $600m
Ufuoma McDermott reveals secret of friendship with Omoni Oboli, others
Razzmatazz: Entertainment bigwigs shut down Dubai
Sad tale of 12-year-old rape victim who gave birth to premature baby
EDITORIAL: Enforcing border reopening conditions
On tax benefits and tax conundrum
Why companies go public (I)
Money politics: Nigeria’s delicate delicacy
Like el-Rufai, Buhari should kneel and beg Nigerians

The Nation

Tinubu congratulates Bello, Lyon
Ondo APC hails Bello’s re-election, congratulates Lyon
Northern governors congratulate Lyon, Bello
Lyon promises to serve the people
Malabu oil block: INTERPOL gets charges against Adoke
Presidency attacks PDP for denouncing elections
Family of four dies in Makurdi fire
Lagos CP to residents: partner us to fight crime
Danish double-murder suspect to re-visit crime scene
Needless controversy over NDDC board
8 die in early morning road crash in Lokoja
Police advise vehicle owners
Lagos car dealers protest sealing of marts by Customs
Hate speech? Not part of the hysteria
Bloodthirsty senate?
62-year-old man jailed nine years for peddling cocaine
Lagos, menace of street trading and roadside parking
Child upbringing
Man arrested for allegedly killing brother over Music player 2
Return of Iwu?
Hate speech? Not part of the hysteria
Bloodthirsty senate?
Court remands two over alleged armed robbery
Fire forces Toyota to shift Yaris prototype reveal
How not to stop hate speech
Taskforce relocates ‘Maiguard Lion’ to Lekki zoo
Adegboruwa for award
Three NDLEA officials docked for “tampering” with seized drugs
Lawyers honour Wike
Rivers serial killings: Court orders appearance of second suspect
Varsity holds ‘The future lawyers series’
UNIBEN to confer PhD on SAN, lawyer
Mother ‘beat’ her babies to death 2:
ICMC hosts annual conference Dec 3
84-year-old woman stabbed to death
4,425 for Call to Bar Nov 28
‘We kidnapped businessman with info from his cowboy’
Igbo and the Nigerian presidency
‘ESQ Nigerian legal Awards celebrates the best’
‘Secondus should apologise for losing Bayelsa or resign’
Army mobilises for Crocodile Smile IV
Plateau issues Executive Order on next level agenda
Bandits kill 14, injure 10 in Zamfara
Honour for a diligent judge 1
Ekiti APC greets Bello, Lyon
Ex-NBA boss loses brother
Obaseki congratulates Lyon, Bello
Ex-ICJ Judge hails varsity as graduates bag First-class
President hosts Bayelsa governor-elect Lyon in Aso Rock
Buhari, Lawan, Gbajabiamila, governors congratulate Bello, Lyon on polls victory
Pyrrhic victories
Tributes to Bar man Orimoloye
‘How Sasegbon, Fawehinmi raced to publish law report’
Bayelsa and power of revolutionary poll
The coming re-alignment
Why reconciliation is difficult in Edo APC, by Oroh
ILR promises car, Dubai trip to members
NURTW warns against imposition of caretaker chair
NCC, CBN, EFCC for mobile money confab
Tension in Ekiti varsity over ‘planned sack’ of workers
Playing footsy with Critical National Infrastructure Bill
Sanwo-Olu gets Chinese investor’s commitment
Our candidates will justify mandate, says APC
‘Galaxy Fold is game changer’
AfCFTA: MOWCA seeks closer collaboration of African navies
Nigerians disappointed over Kogi, Bayelsa polls, says Musa
Uniting against ‘extortion’
95 inmates still missing in Koton-Karfe jailbreak
Uniting against ‘extortion’
95 inmates still missing in Koton-Karfe jailbreak
Customs to unseal car dealers’ marts
Turkish Airlines records increase in passenger traffic
Towards efficient airport systems
Three impersonators jailed in Niger
Licence renewal: NIWA may sanction dredgers
Road Safety: When past meets present for tomorrow
Buhari’s quest for vibrant textile sector
Health hazards of open defecation
Trump says he might be willing to testify in impeachment inquiry
Woman bags three years imprisonment for stealing one-month-old baby
My wife is a fake prophetess, adulteress, divorce seeking man tells court
Omo-Agege, Sanwo-Olu call for tough laws against rape, sexual abuse
Custom intercepts 1,393 cartons of frozen poultry
People’s will prevailed in Kogi, Bayelsa – Kwara APC chair
Hate Speech bill not to give Buhari third term, says Senator Abdullahi
Imo govt. dissociates self from ultimatum to herdsmen
‘We kidnapped businessman with information from his cowboy’
Lyon’s victory in Bayelsa turning point for APC – Akeredolu
Presidency attacks PDP for denouncing elections
Buhari’s quest for vibrant textile sector
Health hazards of open defecation
Buhari receives Lyon in Aso Rock
Bayelsa and power of revolutionary poll
Why reconciliation is difficult in Edo APC, by Oroh
Traffic law enforcement model for state govts, Fct
ILR promises car, Dubai trip to members
NCC, CBN, EFCC for mobile money confab
Playing footsy with Critical National Infrastructure Bill
‘Galaxy Fold is game changer’
Lagos CP to residents: partner us to fight crime
LAUTECH lecturers boycott lectures, other academic activities
Yobe SUBEB Chair begins teaching at alma mater
Tension brews in Ekiti Varsity over alleged plot to sack over 500 staff

ThisDay

Imo Govt Disowns Ultimatum to Herdsmen
Niger Potter Beat Delta Force as Temple Jam Basketball Dunks off
NNPC: Crude Oil will Remain Primary Source of Energy
Keystone Joins Valuejet Remo Ultra Race
Quadre, Mohammed Win J5 Abuja ITF Titles
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Nigerian Breweries Plc Restates Support for Team Nigeria
Kebbi, Jigawa Govs, Oshiomhole, Present Lyon to Buhari
Boosting Tomato Farming in Kano
NEMA Launches 15-year Policy Document on Disaster Risk Management
Averting Crisis in Oil, Gas Industry
AMCON Takes Possession of Ex-minister’s Assets over N1bn Debt
Former UEFA Boss, Platini Slams VAR
Caverton Grows Profit by 50%, Promises Robust Returns for Shareholders
Technology Makes it Easier for SMEs to Do Business in Africa
LCCI to Host Dialogue on Agro Devt
Anambra Holds Investment Roundtable
Derefaka: There is Concrete Plan to Meet Gas Flare-out Target
INEC Declares Kogi West Senatorial Poll Inconclusive
Kogi State Governorship Election Result (As Announced by INEC)
Situation Room Urges Cancellation of Kogi Election
THE IMPACT OF NIGERIA’S BORDER CLOSURE
My Mission is to Fight Crime to Finish, New Lagos CP Vows
FARMING PRACTICES AND CLIMATE EMERGENCY
Growing Self-sufficiency in Rail Transport
EDITORIAL: PDP SHOULD PUT HOUSE IN ORDER
Live Updates: Bayelsa, Kogi Elections
NUJ Opposes Death Penalty for Hate Speech
Nigerian Banks’ N43.7tn Total Assets Low, Says Soludo
FCTA Partners Firm on Taxi Drivers’ Graduate Scheme
Fans Salute Mane for Helping Senegal’s Support Staff
ATP Finals Champion, Tsitsipas Targets Grand Slam
Ronaldo Aims at World Goal Record
Atletico Former Stadium Nearly Completely Demolished
Of Taxation, FIRS, Fowler and Other Matters
Appeal Court Upholds Re-election of Ishaku as Taraba Gov
Eight Die, Seven Sustain Injuries in Kogi Auto Crash
Sahara Group Graduates 38 Engineering Trainees
Sylva: Other Countries Will Imitate Nigeria’s Gas Flare Out Programme
Adeduntan Harps on Grooming Next Generation of Entrepreneurs, Leaders

Daily Trust

Hate speech bill not about 3rd term agenda – Senate
Jonathan faces suspension over PDP’s defeat in Bayelsa
FG, NUJ clash over social media regulation
N1bn debt: AMCON takes over assets of ex-minister, Seriki
Senators grill finance minister on tax hike
Kogi: Wada heads to tribunal as INEC declares Bello winner
How S/Court resolved 5 appeal issues in Atiku vs Buhari
Lagos govt evacuates lion from private home to Lekki Zoo
Senate disowns Hate Speech bill as Sen. Sabi stands by it
I’m the authentic winner of Bayelsa gov’ship poll — PDP’s Diri
Lawan, Gbajabiamila, govs congratulate Lyon, Bello
2020 Olympics failure disaster for Nigerian football- Mouktar Mohammed
Mustapha Ibrahim pledges more goals for Plateau United
Sports minister queries NFF over national teams’ dismal performances
Inflation rate rises to 11.61% in October – NBS
Domestic flights down by 409 in October
Lagos car dealers protest ‘invasion’ by Customs
Mob burn suspected motorcycle thief in Kwali
FCTA woos investors in taxi business as operators demand more access
Group urges implementation of Child Rights Act
The Birthday
Social media impact and decline of reading culture
Because Nigerian roads are not that bad!
Luxury goods and idolization of vanity
Lessons from Appeal Court verdict on Abia guber election
How I fought diabetes in just 15 months (1)
Trump says he might be willing to testify in impeachment inquiry
A new politics is rising in Lebanon
Xenophobic Attacks: South African Police detain 180 foreign nationals
9 suspected smugglers nabbed in Katsina
How woman attempted to cut off lover’s manhood over marriage refusal
NDLEA arrests woman, 3 others over drugs peddling
Editorial: Pantami and lower data tariff
How to apply for Lagos teaching job
The Open Data Initiatives
FG urged to hasten policy on nanotechnology
Smile offers more affordable data plans
PTAD begins verification of 7,000 retirees in FCT
‘How gov’t can get youths into productive employment
2019 wheat season: Institute trains farmers on Egyptian technique
Niger govt spends N600.5m to register students for WAEC, NECO exams
NiMet predicts sunny, cloudy weather in Abuja, Kano, Lagos, Bayelsa for Tuesday
Justice Nwosu: Group seek protection for judges, members

The Sun

Open market price of PMS hits N163.68 –PPPRA
No valid quit notice to herdsmen in Imo –Ihedioha
Malabu: FG to extradite ex-AGF, Adoke, over N288.6bn oil deal
Bayelsa guber most peaceful since 1999 – Oshiomhole
Aftermath of guber elections loss… PDP declares war over Bayelsa, Kogi polls
Perm Sec, pregnant wife, 2 kids burnt to death in Benue
Those eyeing my seat should wait till 2023 –Makinde
Ayade emerges Champion Newspaper Governor of the Year
Works begin on 3 flyovers in Port Harcourt
2020: Edo N177.6bn appropriation bill scales second reading
… Probe storm water project, group dares Obaseki
Oshiomhole didn’t pay salaries, pension of workers in 18 LGs –SSG
What Igbo must do to change history in 2023 –Kokori
Appeal Court affirms Ishaku’s re-election
My relationship with Ihedioha – Ikedi Ohakim
OPay gets CBN nod for international money transfer
Jumia to attract new shoppers to deepen e-commerce access
Ways employees can benefit from Umbrella Fund
Nigerian entrepreneur wins $250,000 Jack Ma’s African Netpreneur Prize
Kylie Jenner sells stake in cosmetics company for $600m
Olalere retains title at Elizabeth Wuraola Ojo Golf tourney
Quadre, Mohammed win Abuja J5 ITF titles
NOC boss, Gumel, mourns Akinyele
Man U announces £140m debt
My new contract in NFF’s hands –Rohr
Zenith Bank, Delta promise amazing Principals’ Cup final
Hazard’s a lazy player -Mikel
Rohr: Osimhen prepared to replace Ighalo
Lille: No Osimhen, no Super Eagles
2021 AFCON Qualifier: Lesotho were hit by ‘Naija spirit’ – Ekong
Rufai backs Akpeyi
D’ Tigress know WOQT foes Nov. 27
Daura at 80: A mark of nationalism
Osinbajo’s aides: Now that Buhari has spoken
Godfather – Godson War
The weird ways of university supervisors
A senator’s hate speech
May I preach this once, please?
2021 AFCON Qualifier: Lesotho were hit by ‘Naija spirit’ – Ekong
Sexual Harassment Bill: Don’t vest powers of prosecution on school management –NANS
Tech-U signs collaborative agreement with Girne American University
Obi, VC task varsity graduates to embrace innovation, creativity
NAPPS aspirant seeks partnership with private sector on out-of-school children

Tribune

NBA decries high spate of violence during Bayelsa, Kogi guber elections…
NDDC debt profile: NASS to probe NLNG, Shell, 15 other IOCs
Buhari receives Bayelsa governor-elect, Lyon
Prosecute electoral offenders in Kogi, Bayelsa, Lawan tells Police
Western Digital addresses storage need for video, AI analytics
AfCTA: Experts, academia task FG on accelerated infrastructural development
Blind student ‘violently’ pulled from seat in Oxford Union debate
AMCON takes over assets of former minister, Ademola Seriki over N1bn debt
Kogi, Bayelsa elections: Anambra’s APC Scribe hails Bello, Lyon’s victories
Buhari not sponsor of Hate Speech Bill, Senate replies PDP
Kashamu congratulates Buhari, APC on Bayelsa, Kogi elections
Nigerian Army offers free medical services to Kogi residents
Malami denies knowledge of Adoke’s arrest
Unknown persons stabbed octogenarian to death in Osun
Be sensitive in your demands, Buhari tells ASUU, NASU,others
Emir of Daura distributes relief items to 1,500 indigent persons
PDP’s rejection of Kogi, Bayelsa election results, a disgrace ― presidency
2020 budget: Reps accuse NDIC CEO of flouting President’s directive on oversea travel
Be magnanimous in victory, Omo-Agege tells Yahaya Bello
LASG evacuates lion from private home to Lekki Zoo
Lagos Assembly commences debate on 2020 budget
Wase congratulates Yahaya Bello, David Lyon
Group lauds Buhari’s commitment to nation building
LAUTECH lecturers suspend academic activities over unpaid salaries
EFCC zonal boss decries high rate of crime in Igbo land
Gbadamosi to Nigerian youths: Seek leadership positions, participate actively in politics
Bandits attack Zamfara community, kill 14, injure 10
Gbajabiamila congratulates Yahaya Bello, David Lyon
Varsity appeals for release of lecturer abducted three months ago
NCC needs to present price determination before data cost reduction ― ATCON
Makinde flags off re-awarded Moniya-Iseyin road
Indiscriminate dumping: Lagos Assembly calls on Sanwo-Olu to enforce environmental laws
Gov Sule describes Nasarawa as danger zone, hideout for criminals
Woman bags 3 years imprisonment for stealing one-month-old baby
‘Yahoo-Yahoo’ apprentice bags six months imprisonment in Ibadan
Be sensitive in your demands, Buhari tells ASUU, NASU,others
Prioritise your children’s education, LG Chairman urges parents
Tension as 500 workers face sack in Ekiti varsity
Niger govt spends over N600m to register students for WAEC, NECO exams
Editorial: Still on the tax net
Blind student ‘violently’ pulled from seat in Oxford Union debate
UK’s Johnson drops corporate tax cut plan in bid to woo voters
Children fish WW2 ammunition from pond with magnet in Germany
France gives back sword of anti-colonial fighter
As Ketu fruit market goes down
Is election war?
Third term agenda and endangered journalists
Border closure, what next?
The bad and the ugly of Kogi election
Safeguarding the people’s will for democracy to thrive
Lai Mohammed commends Nigerian actors for their creative prowess
The NYSC faux pas

The Guardian

Senate moves to okay e-voting for future polls
Go to court, Buhari tells losers of Bayelsa, Kogi polls
Osimhen has vindicated me, says Rohr
Measles kills 34 children in Yobe
Eight die, seven injured in Lokoja accident
Hate speech bill not to elongate Buhari’s tenure, Senate clarifies
Makinde kicks off N9.9 million Moniya-Ijaye-Iseyin road
Abiodun moves to end future disaster at Ota toll-gate
Indian national remanded over alleged N149.6 million fraud, attempted suicide
Tension in Ekiti varsity as management plans to sack 500
FG to fast-track Nigeria’s development via education, says Buhari
Don’t blame Amapakabo for Nigeria’s failures, Erico tells fans
Kano Pillars hand technical crew three-match ultimatum
Gidi Giants, Anambra Flames, Niger Potters win opening games
Agbakoba calls for sports tribunal in Nigeria
Edo set to rebrand Queens, launch new jersey for Insurance FC
Valuejet Remo Ultra Race gets major sponsor
Editorial: Do we need unviable 32 states?
Falana condemns hate speech bill, calls it barbaric
How abuse of state power, money, ethnicity determined Kogi State gubernatorial race
Why Dickson could not sustain PDP’s grip on Bayelsa politics
Experts urge government to tackle growth impeding factors across sectors
Untamed food prices dash hopes of Central Bank’s rate cut
Expert attributes inflation rise to border closure, election
Idris Elba To Star In Jay Z Produced Netflix Film “Harder They Fall”
Regulate unemployment and poverty not social media
Hate speech bill will catch up with politicians
Enforcing the right of every Nigerian child
Parties seek out of court settlement in N25 billion suit
Using a criminal justice system to recover loan is wrong’
Court fixes December 10 for trial of oil marketer
Fayemi, Dickson for Ukeh’s book launch November 25
‘Mentoring, critical at workplace to avoid intergenerational conflict’
Experts decry arbitrary discharge of tainted water by oil firms
Why we invigorated Abuja traffic policy, by minister
Herders get 24-hour ultimatum to leave Imo State
Obasanjo lauds Foursquare leadership change
How to attract Nigerian doctors in diaspora, by neurological surgeon, Oyesiku
Lead the change you desire, group tells youths
Godfather – godson war
Way out of expensive legislative houses

Daily Independent

Group Urges South East Governors To Fulfill Electioneering Promises
Again, Trump Lashes Out
Sri Lanka’s New President, Rajapaksa Sworn In
Lai Mohammed Hails Nigerian Creatives
Don’t Trade Under High Tension Wire, PHED Warns Rivers People
Group Urges South East Governors To Fulfill Electioneering Promises
Again, Trump Lashes Out
Just in: AMCON Takes Over Assets Of Former Minister Over Unpaid Debt
Bird Strike: No Respite For Nigerian Airlines
Those Eyeing Oyo Gov Seat Should Wait Till 2023— Makinde
Lyon’s Victory Gladdens Jonathan
I Won Bayelsa Governorship Election – Diri
Kogi, Bayelsa Elections Breaks My Heart- Ozekhome
Masari Swears In New Commissioners
Arsenal Set To Beat Tottenham To Sign 116-Goal Monster
Juventus Fans React To Pogba’s Meeting With Cuadrado
Hazard Praises Lampard’s Early Managerial Success At Chelsea
Man Utd Post First Quarter Revenues After Failing To Qualify For Champions League
Bird Strike: No Respite For Nigerian Airlines
Aiteo Raises The Alarm Over Attacks In Nembe Creek Trunk
Why We Must Market Rivers Positively – Nsirim
Eroton E&P Hunts For Brilliant Indigent Students For Scholarship In Rivers
NIWA Promises Robust Security On Waterways
EDITORIAL: Default By States On Workers’ Pension
Lagos-Ibadan Road: Highway Of Death
Professors Of Shame
Lessons For Nigeria
Oshiomhole: An Anatomy Of A Fallen Deity (1)

News Headlines Nov 18, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 18, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

APC dislodges PDP in Bayelsa, wins governorship election
Panic as Indian guards Lagos house with lion
Situation Room, NBA lament Bayelsa, Kogi polls’ violence
Live updates: INEC declares APC winner of Bayelsa election, collation to resume Monday in Kogi
LIVE UPDATES: BAYELSA, KOGI GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS
FUTA suspends six students for brutalising mate
Blackout looms as Gencos threaten shutdown over charge
Ending the needless Almajiri syndrome
AFCON qualifier: Osimhen’s double helps Nigeria beat Lesotho 4-2
Armed men overwhelmed security agents –PSC
Air Peace, Embraer seal three $212.6m aircraft deal
If Jesus were in Nigeria today, he won’t keep quiet – Obasanjo
Community policing can’t work without police decentralisation — Ekweremadu
Unbelievable tales of states where learning takes place under trees
Man bathed with hot water during argument dies
£24.95 cash out: Joshua team accused after Ruiz loss
Petrol-laden tanker explodes in Osun, three buildings razed
Engineer crushed by wanted water tanker driver dies
LASEPA seals off churches, mosques over environmental pollution
Husband arraigned for stealing wife’s money
Kogi election result: Bello leading in 8 LGs
Delta policemen collect N150,000 school fees from student at gunpoint
Bayelsa election result: APC floors PDP in Jonathan’s LGA
Kogi election: Three confirmed dead, casualty list still being compiled —Police
Why we’re at war with Obaseki —Airhiavbere
Good governance, 2023 Presidency and Osinbajo
More than 15m foreigners visited Dubai in 2018 — UAE Ambassador
Blackout looms as Gencos threaten shutdown over charge
Ecobank supports AFRIMA to boost creative sector
FG pays 500,000 N-Power beneficiaries N360bn
Finance Bill: National Assembly holds public hearing despite protests
Engineers call for increased investment in power distribution
AFCON qualifier: Osimhen’s double helps Nigeria beat Lesotho 4-2
£24.95 cash out: Joshua team accused after Ruiz loss
Dare hails D’Tigress for securing WOQT spot
Tomori makes England debut
Ufuoma McDermott reveals secret of friendship with Omoni Oboli, others
Razzmatazz: Entertainment bigwigs shut down Dubai
EDITORIAL: Buhari, redeem six years of failed power privatisation
Waste of public funds on religion
Nigerians deserve devoted leaders
Chicago’s The Band’s Visit serenades EWC senior journalists

The Nation

‘30 missing officials found, safe’
Police confirm three dead
FMBN boost housing delivery for Lagos workers
Tackling the scourge of noise pollution
Beyond PSC Act
Ethnic hate bill
Magu: Time to return to base?
Visa requirements for France
Writers in a mess
My ordeal with Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu
Railway ride with the elite
Traffic law enforcement model for state govts, Fct
Fire forces Toyota to shift Yaris prototype reveal
Coscharis hosts Next Titan contestants
Weststar imports more Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
Report: Public-finance reform to unlock $125b for Africa
Wapic Insurance posts 78 per cent profit
Firm rewards Lagos Women Run winners
NAHCo records N7.38b Q3 turnover
Consolidated Hallmark profit rises to 46%
FCMB, Wakanow partner on travel
Stockbrokers seek competitive capital market
CIIN urge operators to give value in services
Storm over Secure Anchorage Area
Equities rally N261b in four days
AXA Mansard sponsors Kids’ Mini Marathon
Group motivates youths for technological advancement
Officers had no insurance cover, says Police chief
Edo people are behind me, says Obaseki
BREAKING: INEC declares Lyon winner in Bayelsa
Lessons from Bayelsa governorship poll
Medview Airlines eyes four aircraft
Sanwo-Olu visits China for collaboration with Lagos
NPA petitions National Assembly over unremitted anchorage cash
Jumia eyes over 12,000 SMEs at Black Friday
How to boost tourism, by Bi-Courtney, Pineapple Tv
Smallholder farmers need N500m grant
Belgian brewer votes N123b for Nigerian subsidiary
Stakeholders fret over losing invesment to PSC review
Funding, others hindering Train 7
Funding, connecting SMEs to global players
How to contain terrorism in Africa
INEC adjourns final collation of Kogi results to Monday
APC’s Lyon coasting to victory in Bayelsa 11:10 PM
Two suspects arrested for planning to attack French president
APC wins Ekeremor with 21,489 votes
Minimum wage: LASG still negotiating with labour
Kogi/Bayelsa Decides 2019: Live Updates
Herdsmen kill six hunters in Adamawa community
Bello inches closer to second term, leads with wide margin
FG to sustain border closure gains with e-customs 9:19 PM
Kogi 2019: Wada rejects outcome
Kidnapped Kaduna lecturers escape from kidnappers’ den
Bayelsa: Lyon leads as two council results remain
Lessons from Bayelsa governorship poll
Sylva delivers LGA to Lyon, APC
Bayelsa PDP candidate, Diri wins LGA
Edo 2020: Who will save APC?
PDP elders in early groundwork for Anambra 2021
Euro 2020: Scotland beat Cyprus to go third
Benzema hits back at French FA
AFCON qualifier: Madagascar beat Ethiopia
Traffic law enforcement model for state govts, Fct
Lagos seals mosques, churches over noise pollution
Agba Jalingo didn’t sponsor inter-cell sports competition for inmates – Correctional Service
‘Why I left my sick bed for library commissioning’
Police dislodge robbery gang in Enugu, killed one, arrest three

ThisDay

PDP Kicks as APC Takes Bayelsa, in Comfortable Lead in Kogi
Blackout Looms as Gencos Threaten Shutdown over N600bn Fund
Former AGF, Adoke Arrested, Detained in Dubai
FG Releases Circular on Minimum Wage Consequential Adjustment
Ikpeazu Secures $430 million Deal for Enyimba Economic City
Sultan Urges Muslims to be Law-abiding
PoS Transactions Hit N2.5tn in 10 Months
N’Assembly to Curb Excessive Taxation
Air Peace Signs Contract for Three Embraer Jets
PDP Rigging Strategy was Thwarted, Says APC
Fire Razes Osun Community as Petrol Tanker Explodes
SERAP Wants ICC to Probe APC, PDP Officials over Violence in Bayelsa, Kogi Elections
Aiteo Raises the Alarm over Alleged Attacks on Nembe Creek Trunk Line
High Tax Evasion Depleting Ekiti’s IGR, Says Revenue Boss
Nasarawa Govt Bans Roadside Markets
APRM Council: Second Peer Review to Tackle Socio-economic Challenges
Market Sustains Positive Performance on Bargain Hunting
Melaye Accuses INEC of Collating ‘Magic Results’
SDP Guber Candidate Rejects Result of Kogi Election
Yoruba Youths Demand Clarification from Presidency on Fate of Osinbajo
PDP House Caucus Expresses Shock over Secondus’s ‘Unpleasant’ Statement
Growing Self-sufficiency in Rail Transport
Maritime Interdiction in the Gulf of Guinea
EDITORIAL: ANOTHER LIFELINE FOR NOLLYWOOD?
Gunmen Sack Adamawa Farming Community, Kill Six Hunters
30 ‘Missing’ INEC Staff Found
INEC Loses Electoral Officer to Boat Mishap in Kogi
AFCON 2021 QUALIFIER: Super Eagles Hammer Lesotho 4-2 to Stay on Course
Osimhen: It’s Disrespectful Comparing Me with Ighalo
45th Ikoyi Ladies Golf Championship Tees-off
‘FCV Gladiators Football Camp to Unearth Fresh Talents’
Alex Ekwueme’s Dream for Nigeria will Never Die
Blackout Looms as Gencos Threaten Shutdown over N600bn Fund
Aiteo Raises the Alarm over Alleged Attacks on Nembe Creek Trunk Line
Kale: Data, Statistics Crucial for Accountability, Policy Drive
Lyford-Smith: Technology Adoption Won’t End Corruption
Expert Attributes Africa’s Underdevelopment to Poor Narrative
Sanwo-Olu in China, Seeks Collaboration for Lagos Development
Customs Strike Force Intercepts 1,393 Cartons of Frozen Poultry Products
Boeing Expects 737 MAX to Return to Service January
Ovbiebo: Maritime Sector Urgently Needs Intervention Fund
Stockbrokers to Set Agenda for Capital Market Rebound
EXPANDING NIGERIA’S ECONOMY
Group Seeks Framework on Intellectual Property to Boost Economic Prospects

Daily Trust

PalmPay hits 100,000 subscribers, 1m transactions
Police convert abandoned Niger estate to barracks
The ‘no-man’s land’ – Abuja experience
Building collapse: Lagos to step up material testing, enforcement
10 metro stations on Abuja Airport line to open soon – Minister
#BayelsaDecides: INEC releases official results (LIVE BLOG)
BREAKING: 30 missing INEC staff in Kogi rescued
BREAKING: Two abducted Kaduna lecturers escape from abductors
#KogiDecides: APC’s Bello records massive victory in Okene
#KogiDecides: PDP’s Wada floors APC’s Yahaya Bello in Omala LGA
NewsSee More
Family of cockroaches found living inside man’s ear
Crab fetches record N16.6m at auction in Japan
Driver found dead in Apo
PoliticsSee More
#BayelsaDecides: INEC releases official results (LIVE BLOG)
#BayelsaDecides: APC’s Lyon in early lead as INEC declares results in five LGAs
#BayelsaDecides: “46 soldiers at Ogbia collation centre, intimidating, arresting our agents”
Plateau United beat Wikki 2-1 to maintain lead
D’Tigress to face Mali after Mozambique win
Super Eagles thrash Lesotho’s Crocodiles 4-2
Med-View sets to resume operations as aircraft arrives
Sealing of shops: We’ve done no wrong – President of Nigerian Traders in Ghana
Oil discovery: Bauchi, Gombe in cold war over well site
NGO renovates classroom blocks in JSS Gosa
Man electrocuted while vandalising transformer in Abuja
Agric secretariat harps on hygiene in dairy production
Social media impact and decline of reading culture
Wild Wild Polls
Gravity of domiciliation of NBC in ministry
Labour and Industry in the Next Level
A new politics is rising in Lebanon
Gunmen kill bizman, 2 others in Katsina
Labourer remanded over murder
Police arrest mother for allegedly killing 2 children
Editorial: Deep Offshore PSC Act
‘How gov’t can get youths into productive employment’
We are largest employer after C’River govt – BCS
Union wants FG to declare state of emergency on roads
Fire guts building at Banana Island

The Sun

Hijab: Sultan cautions Muslims in South West against violence
Why we’re at war with Obaseki –APC chieftain
Blackout looms over N600bn power generation debt
Genocide: Nigeria must apologise to Igbo –Fani-Kayode
Amid Observers’ call for guber results’ cancellation
30 missing INEC staff found
Wada rejects results
UNODC unveils new Nigeria handbook on counter terrorism investigations
Malabu Oil deal: Arrest of Adoke, ex-AGF, against order of Court –Ozekhome
I’ve not left Jos Archdiocese, says Archbishop Kaigama
How anti-graft fight can be won –Catholic Bishop of Kano
Arthur Eze presents, Gov. Fayemi chairs The Sun MD’s book launch
Kogi, Bayelsa polls: Nigeria sliding back to dictatorship –PDP
…We thwarted your rigging plans –APC
Hate speech bill insult on Nigeria –PDP
Taraba guber: Tension as Appeal Court decides Gov. Ishaku’s fate
Police confirm 3 dead in Kogi
Dana Air airlifts 5.4m passengers in 11 years
Stranded audit: Senate slams OAuGF over delayed reports
Hemy Tzubary, CEO One Smart Star visits Nigeria
Unions to shut down banks nationwide from January 2, 2020
Unemployment: Nigerian youths urged to create jobs from talents
A senator’s hate speech
May I preach this once, please?
The imperative of a national holiday for Zik
Welcome back, our widely-travelled president
How best you can enjoy your Egusi Soup
Handling age gap in relationships
My reasons for defending Nnamdi Kanu –Chinwike
Tribune, home of independent, fearless journalism –Tinubu
Experts push for reduction of VAT on renewable energy products
End insurgency now, Baba Aladura tasks FG
OUK glows at maiden UNIMAID alumni dinner/awards night
Air Peace signs firm order for 3 E195-E2 jets, worth $212.6m
Balancing corporate and union interests
Ukpo-Abba land dispute and the unwarranted attack on Prince Arthur Eze

Tribune

BREAKING: INEC declares APC’s David Lyon winner of Bayelsa gov election – #BayelsaDecides2019
#KogiDecides2019: PDP candidate, Wada, rejects results
BREAKING: INEC declares Kogi West Senatorial election rerun inconclusive
#KogiDecides2019: PDP candidate, Wada, rejects results
#BayelsaDecides: Residents in jubilation as APC leads
Man killed, three injured in Lagos multiple accident
54-year-old man bathes, kills neighbour with hot water
Herbalist shot dead in Ondo
NIPOST revenue loss: Reps express concern, summon CBN, commercial banks
Oyo govt warns butchers operating outside central abattoir
Blackout looms as GenCos threatens shutdown over alleged NBET…
CBN injects $341.75m, ¥14.7m into retail forex market
Fire in Bayelsa, death in Kogi
Editorial: Government’s responsibility and torture centres
I won’t sacrifice the people to please any politician —Obaseki
My father had 28 children; I was born in Lagos but grew up at Beere —Toun Soetan
Harrysong teases fans with marriage, says he wants to marry Isioma
Reps endorse proposed establishment of Federal College of Education in Osun
Nigeria hosts international conference on comparative education
Unizik to partner NOA to fight examination malpractice, drug abuse,…
Nigerian Tribune, home of independent, fearless, investigative journalism — Tinubu

The Guardian

Ikoyi real estate slightly rebounds, records upsurge in new developments
‘How government loses billions to fraudulent clearing agents’
Messi-led Argentina arrive in Israel for Uruguay friendly
INEC declares Kogi West senatorial election inconclusive
Senate committee to monitor Ogoni cleanup
Ekweremadu reiterates call for decentralised policing
Ogun State government mulls health insurance scheme for civil servants, others
Simba wins award for socio-economic value creation in Nigeria
Amnesty programme trains 500 Niger Delta youths on health, safety
Army rescues octogenarian, six other Boko Haram captives in Borno
Dark Matter Racing Team get RoadX sponsor
Participants want equal treatment for all at Lagos Women Run
NFF to start negotiating renewal of Rohr’s contract January
Only NFF will determine my future, says Imama
Gidi Giants debut as Temple Jam Basketball competition dunks off
River Hoopers win 2019 NBBF President’s Cup, qualify for Basketball Africa League
Editorial: The 2020 budget and poverty-inducing execution
Free speech, hate speech
… “And yet, police is your friend”
Sex for grades in Nigerian universities
Senate committee to monitor Ogoni cleanup
Ekweremadu reiterates call for decentralised policing
Insurers’ earnings performance raises recapitalisation hopes
Eagles wallop Lesotho’s Crocodiles 4-2 to stay top of group
Simba wins award for socio-economic value creation in Nigeria
Amnesty programme trains 500 Niger Delta youths on health, safety
Ayade sues for unity, peaceful co-existence ahead of carnival in Cross River
‘How government loses billions to fraudulent clearing agents’
Outgoing Edo CP tasks security agencies on proficiency
Bandits kill four, injure three in Katsina, Imo
I owe nobody apology declaring Rivers Christian state, Wike insists
Reps panel investigates Air Force’s chopper crash in Enugu
Two lecturers escape from kidnappers’ den
Litigants deplore non-release of judgment copies by Calabar Appeal Court
Businessman laments spate of unemployment, school dropouts
Man arrested for killing 58-year-old landlord
Lagos seals eight religious centres over noise pollution
Police arrests mother of three for allegedly killing 2-month old baby, other

Daily Independent

FG Urges Private Sector To Commercialise Research Results
OPEC Sees Decline In U.S. Shale Supply Growth
Nigeria Attains EITI’s Highest Rating, Becomes First In Anglophone Africa
NECA Lauds CBN’s Directives To Banks On Real Sector Loans
Portugal Qualify As Ronaldo Reaches 99 Goals
World Bank Provides N40m Projects For Women Groups In Zamfara
Kebbi Govt. Begins Vaccination Of 978,000
Oyo Govt., NGOs Partner To Combat Diseases Among School Pupils
Africa Industrialisation Week: EU Urges Expansion In Intra-Africa Trade
Osinbajo Says Right Virtues Make Nations Great
Argentina, Brazil Remain Works In Progress Despite Messi’s Difference
INEC Adjourns Collation till Monday
Bayelsa Decides: Election Observers Urge INEC To Reject Results From Nembe, Others
KogiDecides: Dino Melaye Rejects Results
Bayelsa Guber: Result So Far, APC Leading With Wide Margin
Result So Far In Kogi
Kogi Guber: PDP Swallows APC In Dekina
Virgil Van Dijk Exit From Holland Squad Raises Concerns
Italian Club Suffers 27-0 Defeat
Man Utd. Coach, Solskjaer Names His Eight-Man Shortlist For January
World Bank Provides N40m Projects For Women Groups In Zamfara
Africa Industrialisation Week: EU Urges Expansion In Intra-Africa Trade
Meet The New CP Lagos State
Army Rescues Octogenarian, Women, Children From Boko Haram Enclave In Borno
Hate Speech, Death Penalty And The Senate
Oshiomhole: Time To Eat Humble Pie To Save APC
Jonathan, Hero Of Nigerian Democracy At 62
Governors’ Demand For Dollar Payments: The Way Forward!
Otedola’s Heart Of Gold And Nigeria’s Preventable Poverty
Kebbi Govt. Begins Vaccination Of 978,000
Oyo Govt., NGOs Partner To Combat Diseases Among School Pupils
Yobe Records High Rates Of Measles – Perm Sec
Desertification: Yobe Mobilises Community To Plant Trees
Ketu Ijanikin Residents Cry Out Over Bad Roads
Intending Katsina Pilgrims To Pay Initial N0.3m Deposit
NIMASA Donates Education Materials To Schools In The North
Two Robbery Suspects Arrested

News Headlines Nov 17, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 17, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Bloody gov polls: Four killed in Kogi, violence rocks Bayelsa
Osinbajo: Ethnic, political interpretations of my actions unfortunate, says Buhari
Busola vs Fatoyinbo: What the court papers say
Live updates: Bayelsa, Kogi Governorship Elections
LIVE UPDATES: BAYELSA, KOGI GOVERNORSHIP ELECTIONS
Fayemi attends Fayose son’s wedding in Lagos
Olympic qualifier: D’Tigress beat Mozambique, play Mali in semis
Ndidi is Leicester’s unsung hero, Redknapp
APC in early lead in Bayelsa East senatorial district
Protect your votes, PDP tells Kogi, Bayelsa voters
Dino Melaye alleges violence, ballot snatching
Bello, APC forcing INEC, NYSC officials to sign results sheets – PDP
Results in volatile area’ll be rejected, INEC says
Politicians spread fake news during elections –CDD
Nwosu blames NFF for Tokyo 2020 Olympics miss
Westerlo terminate Emenike’s contract
Osimhen: I want to erase Yekini’s goals record
U-23 AFCON: Olabiran apologises to Nigerians
I will never switch to boxing –Adesanya
Customs intercept 1,393 cartons of frozen food
Good governance, 2023 Presidency and Osinbajo
More than 15m Nigerians visited Dubai in 2018 — UAE Ambassador
I expected opposition to social media bill when I sponsored it — Senator Musa
Obaseki wants to use me against Oshiomhole – Okah, suspended party secretary
INEC, PDP collaborating against us — Nkerewem, APC spokesperson
Oshiomhole responsible for problems in Edo APC — Ojezua
Reps to address improper funding of maritime academy
FG okays $1.6bn new PH, Warri ports
Emerging middle class is Nigeria’s asset — Canon CEO
Kia reveals new design direction in K5 sedan
Tackling corruption in social investment programmes
Growing impact of Africa’s innovation hubs ecosystem
Oyan Dam management tormenting us with water releases – Akinde, representative of Isheri Estates residents
Mother of toddler missing during Ondo church’s service: Church, pastor must find my only child
Woman who abandoned three-month-old child on the road: I’m the mum, won’t allow daughter to remain in orphanage
More than 15m Nigerians visited Dubai in 2018 — UAE Ambassador
Concert: I’m coming, Burna Boy tells South Africans
Noisemakers different from social media influencers –Talabi
Razzmatazz: Entertainment bigwigs shut down Dubai
Ufuoma McDermott reveals secret of friendship with Omoni Oboli, others
I’m one of the sexiest men in Lagos –Momodu
Women’s real beauty lies within, not outside –Rico Swavey
Antibiotics should be avoided in treatment of gastroenteritis – Expert
Sickle cell and avascular necrosis (2)
Waste of public funds on religion
Nigerians deserve devoted leaders
Chicago’s The Band’s Visit serenades EWC senior journalists

The Nation

Lyon leads in Bayelsa governorship election
Jonathan, wife vote in Otuoke
APC thugs on the rampage, alleges Diri
Sylva laments skirmishes in Sagbama, Ekeremor
Pockets of violence as Bayelsa votes
INEC may cancel results from units affected by ballot box snatching, denies PDP allegation
Ooni praises husband for standing behind Prophetess Olubori
Violence, ballot box snatching mar polls
Baba Lekki bids farewell to the original Eko Boy
DSS, Sowore and legal and lexical subterfuge
A soldier- statesman and his people
Bayelsa, Kogi foretell 2023
‘No cause for alarm’
Can the naira survive Yuletide rush?
Africa can attract better global financing
Sterling Bank partners Icreate to host skills festival final
MTN’s Pulse Invasion thrills youths
Budweiser rewards employees, distributors
Jaiz Bank is open to all
Best ways to store leather bag
Jumia empowers over 12,000 SMEs to sell 10 million products
Trade liberalisation: MAN projects surge in import
Sight and sound of 2019 HiFL finals in Lagos
‘Agribusiness can reduce poverty by half in Nigeria’
Michael Emenalo: My rift with Mourinho over Chelsea Academy
TOMORI: Drogba inspired me to join Chelsea
N9.8b ex-banks staff entitlement: Absence of NDIC, others stall trial
‘Winning the prize is nice shinning cap for me’
I’ve been kidnapped
THE TREES UNVEIL THEIR MINDS
Indian road notes
Deola Kamson: Talent is not enough
…Malami’s undignified defence of police
Aiyesan’s Dymensiona explores spatial realms
Unsavoury fight between PSC and police
Saheedah Oluwa: Why I have never worked in the lab
Soyinka communes with Benue writers
30 countries to participate in Abuja arts expo
Kiibati’s TOP TEN
Best looks from the Fashion Week
Unbreakable at Alexis
Pastor, 46, dies during 40-day dry fasting
Expert identifies solution to energy crisis
Appeal Court judgment, Makinde and Oyo’s medley of songs
Ondo 2020: Why I’m challenging Akeredolu
PDP needs to show more seriousness – Adiukwu
Association unveils agricultural machines
Soludo, others for Afrinvest’s 2019 banking sector report launch
Lyon leads in Bayelsa
Kogi/Bayelsa Decides 2019: Live Updates
Kogi/Bayelsa Decides 2019: Live Updates
BREAKING: Two shot in Kogi
Catholic cleric, 60 burnt to death in Anambra fire
BREAKING: INEC official abducted in Lokoja
BREAKING: Hoodlums attack Dino Melaye’s polling unit
30 countries to participate in Abuja arts expo
B’Haram fighters burnt as troops repel attack by insurgents
Two suspects arrested for planning to attack French president – Report
‘Youth unemployment, threat to peace, progress’
Kogi 2019: Politicians engage in fake news to delegitimise INEC – CDD
Sight and sound of 2019 HiFL finals in Lagos
Bale: Playing for Wales more exciting than Real Madrid
Mahrez miss Algeria games for personal reasons
Rohr gets Dussuyer’s backing
‘No cause for alarm’
Can the naira survive Yuletide rush?
Africa can attract better global financing
Sterling Bank partners Icreate to host skills festival final
MTN’s Pulse Invasion thrills youths
Budweiser rewards employees, distributors
‘Chip whip’: FRSC, DSS apprehend producers of fake number plates
Seven die in Osun accident
Man exhumes parents’ bodies to exchange bones for motorbike
60-year-old Catholic cleric burnt to death in Anambra explosion
Two nabbed in Police, kidnappers’ gun duel
Police rescue kidnapped four-year-old boy in Kano
Why I returned to school at age 76 – 80-year-old Law graduate

ThisDay

Senate Proposes 2.5% of National Budget for Constituency Projects
Meet Prof Halliday: Nigeria’s Queen of Leadership Ethics
Brothers at War Over Oniru Stool
Sokoto First Lady, Hajia Maryam Tambuwal’s Excitement
Sifax Group’s Boss, Taiwo Afolabi in Dire Straits
Ex-Beauty Queen, Bianca Ojukwu’s Exasperation
Buhari: Sack of Osinbajo’s Aides Has No Ethnic, Political Motive
Who Will Bury Chief Lulu Briggs?
Between Gboyega Oyetola and Rauf Aregbeshola
Catholic Priest Dies in Anambra Fire Outbreak
Police Arrest 2 Suspected Kidnappers in Anambra
Nigeria Emerges First in Africa Netprenure Competition
Koroma: Bad Leadership Major Cause of Migration
PwC Report: How Impactful are Remittances to Poverty Reduction and Economic Growth?
Cape Town’s Tourist Showpiece
As Telcos Jostle for Mobile Money Space
Ecobank Strengthens Creative Industry Financing
Another Disappointing Elections
Edo’s Changing Political Calculations
Judges as New Targets of Kidnapping
Dakolo Vs Fatoyinbo: Between Morality and Law
Ibidun Ajayi Ighodalo Plans Big for 40th Birthday
First Bank’s Quiet Achiever, Folake Ani-Mumuney, Bags ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award in Ghana
Omisore in His Anonymous Cocoon
Dangote’s Shocking Revelation
EDITORIAL: A Strong Endorsement for e-Voting
Ajimobi Florence’s New Role
Big Mud Fight Divides Edo State Elites
APM’s Governorship Candidate’s Cul-de-sac Route
Super Eagles Set to Fly over Lesotho’s Crocodiles
Hazard Brothers Help Belgium Beat Russia
Tsitsipas Beats Federer, Faces Thiem for ATP Finals Title
Gernot Rohr: Uncertainty over Eagles’ Future?
Otedola’s N5bn Lifeline for Children
Cape Town’s Tourist Showpiece
As Telcos Jostle for Mobile Money Space
Ecobank Strengthens Creative Industry Financing
A Call for Responsible Investing
Sustainable SMEs as Recipe for Employment Opportunities
Saudi-based Pullman Zamzam Hotel Woos Nigerian Pilgrims
EgyptAir Commences Daily Cairo-Lagos Flights

Daily Trust

Dolce and Gabbana, others for Lagos Lifestyle Fair
Why we sponsored Africa Int’l Film Festival – Access Bank
Rise of the Phoenix: A review of Florence Oketona’s Ashes in the Times
Too much ultra-processed food linked to lower heart health – Research
Late talkers twice as likely to have severe, frequent temper tantrums – Research
#BayelsaDecides: APC leads PDP, others in 12 Polling Units
#BayelsaDecides: APC polls 1,000 votes against PDP’s 22 at Nembe ward 3, unit 2
Xenophobic Attacks: South African Police detain 180 foreign nationals
#KogiDecides: APC forcing INEC, NYSC officials to sign pre-filled result sheets in Kogi — PDP
Jonathan, wife vote at Otuoke ward 13, express dissatisfaction with process
Behold Kona, the new Garkuwa Bakundi chiefdom
Sayawa Lepm Zaar festival promotes peace in Tafawa Balewa
PCN seals 577 drugs premises in Anambra
Oyo guber: What lawyers think of Appeal Court verdict
Ogun: Ripples over Abiodun’s ‘inclusive government’
Kogi gov’ship: How votes were sold at N500 — CDD
2021 Afcon qualifier: Super Eagles ready to fly over Crocodiles today
First Bank Georgian Cup: Blue Jacket Award highlights epoch celebration
La Dolfina captures 2019 Hurlingham Open
Sealing of shops: We’ve done no wrong – President of Nigerian Traders in Ghana
Oil discovery: Bauchi, Gombe in cold war over well site
Azman Airline begins operation in Imo
Gov Dickson accuses GOC 6th div of compromising security in Bayelsa poll
Thugs are chasing PDP agents, members out of Nembe LGA – Diri
#KogiDecides: Sporadic gunshots, ballot snatching in Lokoja
Because Nigerian roads are not that bad!
Social media regulation and free speech
Xenophobic Attacks: South African Police detain 180 foreign nationals
Serbian president hospitalised with heart problems
#KogiDecides: Voters, INEC official, security agents receive N5000, N15,000, N50,000 bribes -YIAGA
Again, Gunmen kill two farmers in Kaduna
Catholic diocese of Nnewi loses priest to fire outbreak
Netflix to make ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ sequel with Eddie Murphy, Jerry Bruckheimer
Adeoluwa releases music video of hit single, ‘S’okan’
Kannywood’s Maryam Yahaya opens a beauty shop
Darius appoints Head of Service, 12 perm secretaries
Why Benue farmers prefer ‘Kwankwaso’ cowpea
Daily Trust agric confab to highlight emerging opportunities
Bt cotton, a game changer for textile industries – DG NABDA
PTA wants law to compel public officials to patronise public schools
Ogun Guber: Akinlade, Abiodun shift battle to Supreme Court
Appeal Court nullifies Imo Rep’s election
Sen. Danbaba, Kakale win again as Appeal Court dismisses APC’s application

The Sun

Kogi guber: Shooting, ballot box snatching, votes buying mar polls
No bad roads: Fashola’s claim is condemnable – Cornelius Adebayo, Ex-Kwara governor, minister
Buhari doesn’t need Southwest anymore – Tanko Yakasai
Why Osinbajo’s aides were sacked – Buhari
How I cope on lonely nights –Chesan Nze, actress
Bayelsa: PDP, APC trade blames on hijack of voting materials, violence
4 INEC officials abducted, released – INEC cancels election in Ologi, Koluama
7 die, 1 injured in auto crash in Osun
Fire kills Catholic priest in Anambra
FG renews fight against measles, meningitis
Buhari to sign executive order to tackle open defecation
NICOP will tackle export challenges facing industrialists in Nigeria – FG
Outrage over hate speech bill
Kogi and Bayelsa early results
Brass State Constituency 1 Supplementary poll: APC coasting to victory
Appeal Court sacks PDP lawmaker in Imo
Gov Dickson accuses GOC 6 Div of comprising security in polls
NSE: Investors gain N262bn in 4 days
Sterling Bank partners Icreate to host skills festival final
Marketers blame terminal operators for hike in cooking gas price
Savannah Petroleum acquires Seven Energy
Nestoil re-engineers brand strategy, unveils new corporate identity
Budweiser rewards 54 with live EPL matches in UK
Minister moves to save Nigerian football
Nigerians’ hospitality crucial to Ugandans’ golfing success, 2019 Nigeria Ladies Open winner says
AFCON 2021 qualifier: Super Eagles hit Lesotho today
Enyeama storms Eagles’ camp
NFF not owing Rohr -Amaju
•••Don’t distract coach with contract talks –Akpoborie
Aribo relishes Super Eagles home debut
AFCON 2021 qualifiers: Super Eagles dare Crocodiles in Lesotho
Olympics ouster: NFF slams U23 Eagles
••• You’re to blame, Nwosu tells NFF
Joshua vs Ruiz 2: Fans to pay £25 to watch rematch in Saudi
I’m putting African food on world map – Ogundoro
‘Yes I Can album dear to my heart’
I’m not ready to join baby mama train – Maj
Sue me or shut up!
I’m unfazed if anyone steals my lyrics – Chuvano
Big Dreams reality TV show debuts in Abuja
Burna Boy to perform in South Africa
Chuvano: I’m the new school Tuface
How I cope on lonely nights –Chesan Nze, actress
I can’t date poor men -Ella Mensah
How best you can enjoy your Egusi Soup
Handling age gap in relationships
Dah hoe! How slutty can one get? Oh sharrrap….
What’s the big deal about virginity?
Haemorrhoids (Piles)
Still on Lagos women run
Trashy tacky
What’s the big deal about virginity?
Nigeria programmed to fail —Rev Ladi Thompson
Flooding of Lagos, time for govt to act
Mohammed Sani Musa:
Why we organize periodic health week –Okeke, president Mandilas International Trade Centre
Decade of B’haram: Violence triggers mental health condition in Northeast
Anger in Enugu community

The Guardian

Violence, ballot box snatching, vote buying hallmark guber polls in Kogi, Bayelsa
Despite N350.4b annual security budget, oil facilities not safe
Local rice production has not taken advantage of border closure – Investigations
It’s going to be tough on artificial turf against Lesotho, says Musa
Buhari, Atiku mourn Alex Akinyele, iroko of public relations
Buhari clarifies postings in VP’s office
Why I’m heading to Supreme Court —Akinlade
Edo government cautions, vows to probe Oshiomhole, budget minister
HURIWA to MACBAN: Your threats can’t silence truth
Transparency International forges ties on joint actions, regional advocacy
Senate creates special fund for constituency projects
Bafana Bafana tackle Sudan for first point in 2021 AFCON qualifier
Victory over Brazil in international friendly delights Messi
Benzema hits out at continued French exile
Tsitsipas shocks Federer to reach London final
Inter coach Conte under police protection after bullet sent in post
Hamilton keen to gain early advantage ahead of 2020
Editorial: Sea-level rise and fear for Lagos
Gastroenteritis: Experts canvass potable water, personal hygiene
Akpabio/Ekpeyong: Tension in Akwa Ibom, as INEC, PDP, APC await rerun
Oyo: Coalition partners query Makinde’s sharing formula, demand more places
Oyo governorship: Understanding the Appeal Court judgment
Awofeso enjoins Lions Clubs to transform communities
Violence, ballot box snatching, vote buying hallmark guber polls in Kogi, Bayelsa
Abuja: In choking grip of rising insecurity
Akpabio/Ekpeyong: Tension in Akwa Ibom, as INEC, PDP, APC await rerun
Despite N350.4b annual security budget, oil facilities not safe
A voyage around Benin, home of arts, culture
Transparency International forges ties on joint actions, regional advocacy
Senate creates special fund for constituency projects
Sultan, Ishaq Oloyede, others grace MUSWEN General Assembly
UNHCR launches global compact to relieve refugees impact
Poverty responsible for high rate of trafficking – NIS
Lawyers, ICT experts proffer solutions to cyber attacks, fraud
IPMAN kicks against suspension of petroleum products to border communities
Customs intercepts 4,500 jerry cans of petroleum in Kebbi
Anambra declares tomorrow work-free day in honour of Zik
Group empowers youths with ICT skills
Expert tasks creatives on intellectual property rights
Okurounmu served in N3b libelous suit
‘Why we can’t look beyond oil now’
Sowore: DSS resistance, a mockery of the rule of law
The harmattan of our discontent
Nigeria, not Botswana, is origin of humanity
Awofeso enjoins Lions Clubs to transform communities

Tribune

National Assembly set to streamline execution of constituency projects
Five killed in election violence
Awo’s family, associates sign fresh pact with Nigerians
National Assembly set to streamline execution of constituency projects
Five killed in election violence
Kogi: Ballot box snatching mars election, as vote buyers overwhelm INEC
Awo’s family, associates sign fresh pact with Nigerians
Herbalist shot dead in Ondo
Police arrest two suspected kidnappers who killed victim after…
What people do not know about Obasanjo, Fasehun relationship —Osibote, OPC…
Appeal Court judgment: What Adelabu is holding on is valueless —Raji
Makinde, Adelabu’s fate with Supreme Court —Lana
Oshiomhole: Many battles of a national chairman in ruling party
Issues in Court of Appeal verdict on Makinde, Adelabu tango
I sang like Orlando Owoh only in my first album —Dele Bravo
Emmanuel Fayose rocks at 50
When NSC trained Nigerians on Norwegian seafoods
Excitement, fun as Opera launches Opera News Hub
We do it in the open here: 108 million Nigerians engage in open defecation, UN…
Tribune will continue on the path of truth, integrity
Hate speech: Death penalty is antithetical to development ― Methodist Archbishop
Police arrest two suspected kidnappers who killed victim after collecting N3m ransom
Women are now instruments for end-time revivals ’cos some men have disappointed God —Alarape
Seek God’s intervention to overcome challenges, C/S spiritual leader urges Nigerians
Anglican primate frowns on people leaving one church for another because of problems

Independent

Kogi/Bayelsa Elections: Violence, Ballot Snatching, Vote Buying Take Centre Stage
Controversy As Buhari Denies Sack Of Osinbajo’s Aides
Kidnapped Girl, 8, Escapes From Suspected Fulani Herdsmen
Restructuring: Fashola Fears `Brexit Experience’ For Nigeria
Northerners Will Never Endorse Or Vote Any Igbo Candidate – Junaid Mohammed
Kogi/Bayelsa Elections: Violence, Ballot Snatching, Vote Buying Take Centre Stage
Uproar As Senate Trails Merchants Of Hate Speech
Powerful Politicians Misled Buhari On NDDC Board Appointment – Ozobo
Lamentations Of Isheri North Residents Over Flood
Akeredolu’s Health And His Second Term Ambition
Senate In The Eyes Of The Storm Over Alleged Gag Bills
Euro 2020: Romania Vs Sweden Halted As Alexander Isak Suffers Racist Abuse By Fans
Bayern Confirm Interim Coach Flick To Stay on As Manager
Sending Moise To Everton A Huge Mistake, Says Kean’s Father
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Is ‘Open’ To January Transfer, Says Bologna Director
Always Good To Beat Brazil, Says Messi International Return
Ex-Liverpool Defender Dominic Matteo Undergoes Brain Tumour Surgery
Euro 2020 Qualifier: Gomez, Henderson To Miss Kosovo Game
Sterling Bank Partners Icreate To Host Skills Festival Final
NAICOM Engaging Stakeholders To Achieve Recapitalisation Target
‘Laziness Is A Major Cause Of Poverty’
Listing Discos, Gencos’ll Make Capital Market Viable – Kurfi
Consumers Lament As Prices Of Local Rice Go Higher
Customs Seizes Rice, Other Items Worth N61m At Western Marine
Nigeria’s Energy Merchant, Femi Otedola, Splashes Billions On Daughter
Northerners Will Never Endorse Or Vote Any Igbo Candidate –…
Uproar As Senate Trails Merchants Of Hate Speech
Powerful Politicians Misled Buhari On NDDC Board Appointment – Ozobo
EDITORIAL: Rehabilitating Internally Displaced Nigerians
Otedola’s Heart Of Gold And Nigeria’s Preventable Poverty
Turbulent Politics And Nigeria’s Shrinking Democratic Space
DSS New Revelation
Nigerian Sports Officials And Self Delusion
Appeal Court Judgment, Makinde And Oyo’s Medley Of Songs
Traditional Rulers Lament Power Outage In Ondo South
Border Closure: Beninese Groan In Pains, Lament Loses

News Headlines Nov 16, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 16, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Bayelsa/Kogi elections: Bello, Wada, Diri, Lyon clash in eight battleground LGAs
Delta policemen collect N150,000 school fees from student at gunpoint
No going back on hate speech, social media bills –APC senators
Atiku, PDP fail to prove INEC server victory –S’Court
Bayelsa poll: We didn’t endorse any candidate, says IYC
Soldiers’ presence will scare voters –CSOs
Court hears suit against Bello’s eligibility to contest Nov 21
Aribo excited with home debut
Eagles future is bright –Enyeama
Awaziem hopes to add Crocodiles to causality list
Musa helped me select players against Benin –Rohr
Osimhen’s worth triples, valued between €40m and €50
Hate speech bill: Don’t glorify murder by your vile action, Soyinka tells lawmakers
U-23 AFCON Ouster: Fans want Imama stacked
Eagles miss out on Olympics
Joshua must overcome real adversity, says Fury
Transporter honoured for returning N2.2bn
Abiodun condoles with victims as Ogun tanker explosion kills two
Hit-and-run truck driver arrested for killing motorist in Lagos
Siblings use EFCC name to extort money from fraudsters
Court remands A’Ibom councillor in prison for kidnapping
Proprietor defiled pupil with special needs –Witness tells court
Customs intercept 1,393 cartons of frozen food
Fellow officer raped my nine-year-old daughter —Policewoman
Kogi election: I’m ready to defend double registration allegation, Gov Bello tells court
Appeal court dismisses Ogboru’s suit against Okowa’s victory
Appeal court orders INEC to retain Bayelsa APC, gov candidate on ballot
Bayelsa election: Police warn politicians, thugs, deploy 31,000 officers
Kogi election: Your pleas coming too late, PDP tells El-Rufai, APC
Buhari ’eminently qualified’ to contest —Supreme Court
Borders: FG vows not to bow to pressure
British oil firm acquires Nigeria’s Seven Energy
FG, UN open migration data at Abuja airport
Nigeria requires N3tn to combat disasters – NEMA
Govt pursuing 25-year plan to reposition railway – Amaechi
CBN stabilises naira with $25.68bn in eight months
Buhari mourns ex-minister, Alex Akindele
We escaped with our lives, not our belongings, credentials –Victim of 2002 Miss World riots
Judiciary being ridiculed under Malami — Babatope
INEC ‘ll track online vote-buying with EFCC, ICPC – Oyekanmi
Widow of soldier killed by boko Haram arrested for impersonation: I didn’t want my children to starve, daughters to become prostitutes
American adopts Nigerian wife’s surname, Ekundayo
I made use of daytime as I couldn’t read at night –Ofure, UI’s first female graduate with 7.00CGPA
2020 UTME: JAMB set to begin verification of centres for CBT
UPDATED: WAEC releases November/December examination result
FG charges principals on qualitative education, discipline
Rape allegation: Truth lies between God, Fatoyinbo and Dakolo — Daddy Freeze
I see scars from my past as emblem of victory –Sola Allyson
Failed marriage: Juliet Ibrahim, others sympathise with Padita Agu over ordeal
I still love, respect my ex-wife –Gbenro Ajibade
Sickle cell and avascular necrosis (2)
Dangerous cylinders: Needless deaths in Nigeria’s poorly regulated cooking gas sector
Can you cope with spouse addicted to sex?
Treating seven infections you can get from barbershop

The Nation

Information management, strategic communication and the emergent greater Lagos (2019-2023)
We can’t return to PDP, says ex-Bayelsa acting governor
No judgment stopping APC, says INEC
Appeal Court restrains INEC from removing Bayelsa APC candidate’s name from ballot
LAUTECH VC wants special funding for Nanotechnology research
Supreme Court to Atiku: Your case against Buhari lacks merit
Kogi: court adjourns suit challenging Bello’s eligibility till Nov 21
Kogi 2019: Sterling Bank shut doors to Customers
Attack portends danger for democracy, says House Minority Caucus
Kogi governorship poll: Makinde, PDP candidate escape abduction as gunmen attack hotel
Southern Sun marks anniversary
APC, PDP in verbal war as fear of violence spreads in Bayelsa, Kogi
Buhari approves E-based technology for Nigeria Customs Service
When men say, I love you (2)
Supreme Court verdict on PDP appeal is will of Nigerians, says Presidency
Big Brother’s Ceec causes uproar with half-nude photos
FEMINAIJA RETURNS WITH #NOTE2SELF
African superstars to thrill fans at 6th AFRIMA music village
Olanipekun at 68: Life of Law and philanthropy
CHARLY BOY, FALZ comes for Nigerian Pastors
Marriage: A garden of treasures (3)
Kogi voters’ day of dilemma
Soyinka, Orimogunje advocate cultural renaissance
Voice for the voiceless
Lufthansa unveils new frequent flyer programme
Dayo Amusa: My new movie, ‘Omoniyun’, looks out for the girl-child
Trends, innovations on display at London WTM 2019
Money politics: Nigeria’s delicate delicacy
Elections, interference and diplomacy
Winners emerge at Mino ‘Songs of Glory’ contest
Michael Effiong in double celebration on 50th birthday
Africa’s first teen channel launches December 1st
Sanmi Conga excites with ‘Gospel According to Percussion’ Concert
Halima moves into driver’s seat at Dangote Group of Companies
This has been the toughest year, says Annie Idibia
12 natural remedies for sore throat (2)
How to identify your soul mate in your relationship?
Celebs who engage IN OTHER VOCATIONS
I WAS YOUNG AND NAIVE, SAYS PADITA AGU ON FAILED MARRIAGE
VIVA to open 4K screen cinema in Lagos
‘Kpali’ starring Ini Dima-Okojie, Nkem Owoh, others set for December release
THE NIGERIA’S 2020 OSCAR ENTRY ‘LION HEART’ DISQUALIFICATION
Emeka Mba to deliver 2019 COSON lecture
‘I was a mother at 15, a dropout at 16, widowed at 52, raped at 65
My battles with randy, gay lecturers
NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS ENIOLA AJAO OPENS UP: MY RELATIONSHIP WITH MOVIE STAR ODUNLADE ADEKOLA
BREAKING: Buhari returns from private visit to UK
IYC urges security agencies to probe Nembe pre-election violence
Kogi 2019: Attacks threat to polls, CDD warns
No plan to stop Basic Healthcare Fund — Senate
Buhari right not to have submitted certificates to INEC – Supreme Court
Why borders must remain closed, by Customs boss, el-Rufai
JAMB set to begin verification of centres for 2020 CBT UTME
NECO dismisses 70 staff for certificate forgery
Gunmen kidnap Professor in Yola
Buhari to sign Executive Order banning open defecation – Minister
We can’t return to PDP, says ex-Bayelsa acting governor
Dasuki, El-Zakzaky chose to be in our custody- DSS
Court fixes hearing for December 13 over N1.5bn SUBEB fraud
Buhari right not to have submitted certificates to INEC – Supreme Court
NOVEMBER 15, 2019
NECO dismisses 70 staff for certificate forgery
Dasuki, El-Zakzaky chose to be in our custody- DSS
PDP, Atiku failed to prove INEC had server – Supreme Court
Lyon alerts security agencies on movement of thugs, arms
No judgment stopping APC, says INEC
Appeal Court restrains INEC from removing Bayelsa APC candidate’s name from ballot
Odusanya eyes fifth title
‘I’m living my childhood dream as CEO’
Firm unveils plans to resolve shopping gaps in Lagos
Nestoil Group unveils new identity
Telcos fault Pantami’s ‘directive’ on automatic voicemails
Senate seeks tax holiday for agric, mining investors
LAUTECH VC wants special funding for Nanotechnology research
JAMB set to begin verification of centres for 2020 CBT UTME
We are investigating 9,457 results- WAEC
How to check WAEC results
Tech-U signs agreement
Gynaecologist urges women not to remove their pubic hair
‘Women need legislation against unsafe abortion’
Analysts to move against substandard medical products

Daily Trust

Why I write about topical issues – Helon Habila
The refund affair
Fun, thrills of Eid-el-Maulud
Why are our traditional attires not acceptable as corporate wear?
A mother’s sorrow!
‘El-Zakzaky, Dasuki, Sowore opted for DSS custody’
How masked men attacked Gov. Makinde in Kogi
Court remand Katsina NCP chairman in police custody
BREAKING: WAEC releases results of 91,225 private candidates
Breaking: Buhari eminently qualified to contest 2019 election- S/Court
Minimum wage: Lagos set to pay N35,000
Edo APC Youths back Obaseki, lash Oshiomhole
NAF training helicopter crash in Enugu
Oshiomhole-Obaseki rift: How Ize-Iyamu’s ‘return’ to APC will alter 2020 Edo governorship fight
Kogi gov’ship: Igala group urges voters to shun violence
Kogi gov’ship: CDD raises concern over ‘commencement of vote buying’
Babangida, Imenger, Sadi demand Eagles improvement against Lesotho
Ifeanyi Anaemena: Although I’m home-based, I haven’t suffered discrimination in Super Eagles camp
Man United’s Daniel James won’t be bullied
Cooking gas: Price hike sparks fears of scarcity
Customs to begin electronic clearance for imported, exported goods
Ban on fabrics importation will boost Nigeria’s economy – Sen. Jibrin
BEFORE IGP DEcLARES ABUJA-KADUNA ROAD ‘SAFE’
Social media regulation and free speech
Still on Aliyu Isa Aliyu as the youngest most published Nigerian?
Pitching for a job: Approaching a potential employer
NAF confirms helicopter crash in Enugu, no casualty recorded
Man flogged, jailed for using Katsina CJ’s name for extortion
Varsity student, 15 others arrested over cultism, killings in Benue
Editorial: Ominous signs in Kogi and Bayelsa
Netflix to make ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ sequel with Eddie Murphy, Jerry Bruckheimer
Adeoluwa releases music video of hit single, ‘S’okan’
Kannywood’s Maryam Yahaya opens a beauty shop
JAMB to begin verification of centres for 2020 UTME
BREAKING: WAEC releases results of 91,225 private candidates

ThisDay

The Nigerian Heartened By Jack Dorsey
RMD, Iwara, Daddy Showkey Buzz in ‘Seven’
Burna Boy Makes U-Turn, Set to Storm S’Africa
Otedola’s Heart of Gold
FAREWELL, TAM DAVID-WEST
Tom Ford, Mai Atafo to Headline Zenith Bank Fashion Fair
Olasubomi Aina: Every Mistake I Make is an Open Door to Another Opportunity
General Kito’s ‘Boogie’ Party
Unlimited LA: I Wanted to Become a Soldier Because I Was Surrounded By Soldiers
THE DOYEN OF THE AFRICAN IDIOM
Tunde Bakare at 65: What a Life!
The Triumph of Mamman Daura
Ike Onyema, Kim Oprah Sign New Management Deal
VIVA Cinemas Set to Debut in Lagos
Emmanuel Ugochukwu: The Dancer and Consummate Performer
Royal Father Promotes Nigeria’s Image Globally
Dasuki, El-Zakzaky, Sowore Opted to be in Our Custody, Claims DSS
Otedola’s Heart of Gold
Moses Simon: A New Lease of Life
Tom Ford, Mai Atafo to Headline Zenith Bank Fashion Fair
‘Suspension of Oshiomhole, Obaseki, Unknown to South-south APC
PDP Berates APC for Attack on Makinde, Musa Wada
National Assembly Remains One Despite Party Affliations, Says Lawan
Borders to Remain Shut, Customs Boss Insists
Buni: I Will Continue to Diversify Yobe’s Economy
Jos Disco Moves against Vandals, Energy Thieves
Kano Police Arrest 2 Kidnap Suspects, Rescue 4-yr-old
Nigeria U23 Team Eliminated from AFCON
Flood: Delta Community Seeks Govt Assistance to Sandfill Proposed School Site
Govt Lacks Plan to Provide Housing for Nigerians, Charges NIESV President
Adamawa to Vaccinate I.5m Children
Suspected Internet Fraudsters Arraigned
Anambra, UNIZIK to Train, Empower Youths
Reduce VAT on Renewable Energy Products
Young Chess Prodigy Wins Scholarship
Kia Reveals Exterior Images of all-new K5 Fastback Sedan
CIArb Urges FG to Consider National Arbitration Policy
Beauty Fair to Address Skills Gap
Winners Emerge in Cowbellpedia Season Five Contest
WOWBii Interactive to Unveil EdTech Innovation at Expo
‘Fire Outbreak’ Incorrect

The Sun

Bayelsa guber: Appeal Court orders INEC to include of APC Lyon, others in ballot
… DIG orders restriction of movement, tight security
Masked gunmen allegedly attack Makinde’s hotel in Lokoja
Breaking: Buhari returns to Abuja
Kalu advocates creation of mini industries in states to boost agriculture
Buhari, Tinubu, Kalu, others mourn as Alex Akinyele dies at 81
2023 Presidency not in igbo’s interest –Onwudiwe, President, Aka Ikenga
Suspected cattle rustlers kill 4 in Kaduna
2 die, 17 vehicles burnt in Sango-Ota tanker accident
Construction works: Wike appeals to motorists over traffic congestion in PH
Kalu advocates creation of mini industries in states to boost agriculture
30 countries to participate in 2019 INAC –Runsewe
2023: No sign that APC, PDP will consider Igbo – Elliot Uko
Why we dismissed Atiku’s appeal against Buhari –Supreme Court
…S’Court decision affirms popular will of Nigerians –Presidency
Masari mocks PDP over Appeal Court verdict on Katsina election
One killed, 12 injured in Shi’ite Maulud procession
504 firms jostle for NNPC oil, non-oil insurance contract
CBN injects $341.75m, CNY14.7m into forex market
Fayemi’s wife flags off de-worming campaign for children in Ekiti
Only 35 percent private WASSCE candidates obtained 5 credits with English, Maths
JAMB set to begin verification of centres for 2020 CBT UTME
With timeless music, I’m here to stay –Olakira

Tribune

Tribune at 70: A pledge to stay with the people
Untold stories of trials and triumphs of Tribune through the years
Tension grips Bayelsa, Kogi as elections hold today
Buhari, Obasanjo, IBB, Jonathan salute Tribune’s courage at 70
Deserving Nigerians for Tribune awards on Dec 10
Tribune at 70: A pledge to stay with the people
WAEC releases Nov/Dec 2019 examination results
I have no connection with Oyo APC —Ex-lawmaker, Babalola
‘Constitution of Oyo NULGE caretaker committee legal’
Supreme Court okays Buhari’s non-submission of certificate to INEC
BREAKING: Buhari arrives Nigeria from London private visit
Kogi/Bayelsa guber polls: Reps Minority Caucus condemns attack on Gov Makinde, sues for peace
Be orderly, don’t sell your vote, monitoring group tells Kogi electorate
Gombe SSG expresses displeasure over slow pace of project execution
Kogi Election: CDD cautions electorate against vote selling
In your absence, Ondo South won’t be shortchanged, Lawan assures recuperating Tofowomo
INAC 2019: NCAC set to host 30 countries in Abuja
NECO sacks 70 staff for certificate forgery
Don’t actively participate in results collation, civil societies warn security agents
Navy launches campaign against social vices in secondary schools
Vet National Assembly’s bills, policies, Buhari tells PDP
Akinyele contributed immensely to Nigeria’s development ― Tinubu
#KogiDecides: APC denies attack on Makinde
Measles /meningitis vaccination: Bauchi, partners target 95% of children
Beware of ‘Facilitators’, Kyari warns insurance brokerage firms
Wike releases N132M for payment of NYSC members serving in Rivers
Thugs allegedly dressed in police uniform attack Makinde’s hotel in Lokoja
Invaders of Makinde’s hotel were APC thugs ― PDP
Sokoto is blessed with many natural resources ― Tambuwal
Tribune turns 70 Nov 16: To commission 3-floor edifice in Isheri, Lagos-Ibadan highway
Kogi election: Count us out of plot to aid rigging ― OPC
Woman tells court how fake pastor, 2 others allegedly duped her of N28.9m
Applicant in court for alleged vandalism
Court remands labourer for allegedly defiling neighbour’s daughter
NAQS laments loss of $80m on hibiscus export within two years
Nigeria’s daily crude output steadies at 1.6 to 1.7mbpd
Bolivian interim president says exiled leader to be barred from next election
Britain to become ‘second rate’ in the world after Brexit,…
Pelosi says Trump has admitted to bribery as impeachment probe…
Italy to declare state of emergency over Venice flooding
On Ogun sports bill
Oyo state should take over LAUTECH
Changing outdated curriculum
Issues in Court of Appeal verdict on Makinde, Adelabu tango
Kogi, Bayelsa elections: The die is cast
ADP charges INEC, IGP on free, fair poll in Kogi, Bayelsa
Collapsed Erio-Ekiti Bridge: Our lives in danger, residents, motorists…
NECO sacks 70 staff for certificate forgery
ANUPA trains FuLafia staff on efficient service delivery
BREAKING: WAEC releases Nov/Dec 2019 examination results, withholds…
KWASU advocates increased agric production to meet global population…

The Guardian

We’ll cage Super Eagles, Lesotho players Vow
‘We will do everything possible to sanitise media Industry without gagging the press’
Is it now cool to kill? – An anguished letter to Nigerian lawmakers
EFCC arrests brothers for allegedly using commission’s name to extort yahoo boys
Constituency project: ICPC forces over 200 contractors back to site
Court remands woman for allegedly abandoning five-day-old baby
Lawyers speak on court rulings, impact on major elections
Financial autonomy: Houses of Assembly take governors to Buhari
Ogun signs MoU with Britain on urban renewal
Television, NTA and Sports: The tragedy and lessons from Uyo
A battle of generations but Nadal sure to top year-end rankings
Nadal sweats on semis spot at ATP Finals after beating Tsitsipas
Man City lose appeal to CAS over Financial Fair-Play investigation
Lesotho’s artificial turf worries Musa as Eagles leave for matchday two
Dissecting the Hate Speech Bill
Don cautions against treating malaria without proper diagnosis
Constituency project: ICPC forces over 200 contractors back to site
Respect peace accord, EU tasks political parties, candidates
Supreme Court says PDP, Atiku failed to prove their case
Border Closure: Its unfair for smaller countries to sabotage Nigeria, says El-Rufai
ICPC operatives to monitor Bayelsa, Kogi elections
Group tasks INEC, others on credible poll in Kogi
Africa needs own narrative to develop – Akinwunmi
Court affirms Okowa’s Election as Delta governor
Imo retires 314 workers over age falsification
FEMA lacks qualified disaster managers, but prepared for crisis, says DG
Makinde, Wada escape attack
Nigerian youths set to enjoy latest tech innovations
We saturated Bayelsa with security agents to avert another Nembe killing, say police
Court adjourns suit challenging Bello’s eligibility till November 21
Flooding from Oyan Dam: Isheri residents lament loss of lives, property, crippling of business activities

Independent

D’Tigress Set To Roar Over Mozambique
Rangers Set To Gallop Past MFM In Enugu
Udoh Back To Enyimba As Akwa Utd Visit Aba
Crunchy Tie As Plateau Utd, Wikki Tourists Clash
Pillars, Lobi Stars In Northern Derby
Floods Displace 420,000 People In South Sudan
Poland To End Natural Gas Supply Deal With Gazprom In 2022
Agent Remanded For Allegedly Scamming Prospective Property Owner N2.5m
Badagry Group Urges FG To Probe Mismanagement At ASCON
Cleric, Sister In Court For Allegedly Stealing 8-Month-Old Baby
N’Ireland Host Netherland In A Make Or Break Tie
Civil Society Urges Police To Protect Bayelsa Voters
Bayelsa Guber Poll: Another Police Inspector Confirmed Dead Following Nembe Shooting
I Am Ready To Defend Allegations Against Me — Gov. Bello Tells Court
JUST IN: PDP Chairman Resigns
Goodluck Jonathan’s Hometown Calm Ahead Of Poll
Bill Against Hate Speech May Bring Nigeria To An End- IPOB
BREAKING: Olympic Eagles Crash Out Of AFCON U23 Competition
Mkhitaryan Blames Emery’s Tactics For Arsenal Exit
Man Utd Identify Nemanja Matic’s Replacement
Jordan Henderson Reveals Why He Was ‘Ready To Kill’ Luis Suarez In Liverpool Training
Man City Face Threat Of Champions League Ban
Man City Lose Court Case Against UEFA
Poland To End Natural Gas Supply Deal With Gazprom In 2022
Skyview Set To Unveil VR Tourism Experience Centre @ Upbeat
Savannah Petroleum Announces Completion Of Seven Energy Transaction
Jobberman To Launch 2019 Best 100 Companies To Work In Nigeria
CBN Stabilises Naira With $25.68 Billion In Eight Months
Nigeria’s Energy Merchant, Femi Otedola, Splashes Billions On Daughter
Mercurial Seyi Tinubu Blazes Mega Trail
BOLATITO ADEBOLA –
Top Celebrity, Tunde Peters Turns 40
Folake Ani-Mumuney Glows With FirstBank
Bishop Sam Zuga Donates Brand New Car To Catholic Priest
Corper Proposes To Female Soldier
Africa Magic Set To Launch Two New Local Telenovelas
Nigerian Sports Officials And Self Delusion
Agent Remanded For Allegedly Scamming Prospective Property Owner N2.5m
Tinubu’s Candidate Finally Clinche s Lagos Police Command
Court Jails Man For Stealing N35,000 Generator
Two Men Docked For Alleged Assault
Trial Of School Proprietor Over Defilement Continues Six Years After
Bricklayer, Labourer Docked Over Alleged Theft Of Generator
Pastor, Sister Docked For Allegedly Stealing 8 Month Old Boy
Kaduna Police Arrest Suspected Killer Of Student
Kebbi Records 113 Fire Incidents, Eight Deaths In 10 Months
Court Remands Two Applicants For Alleged Armed Robbery
Man Arraigned Over Alleged N125,000 Fraud
Scavenger Jailed For Stealing Generator, Plastic Chairs

News Headlines Nov 15, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 15, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Gov elections: Signals disturbing, Jonathan warns, Buhari cautions against intimidation
Petrol, diesel imports drop after border closure
South-West senators initiate devt commission bill for zone
UTME: CBT operators, JAMB disagree over biometric failure
Police killed our member, Shi’ites alleges
Unfold your plans, Senate tells ministers
EFCC has become a monster, says Owoseni
Police detain Katsina NCP chairman over comment
Reps okay compulsory genotype test for intending couples
Ekiti govt officials’ wives donate to school
Nigeria is blessed with creative youths, says Osinbajo
We uncovered budget padding in MDAs –ICPC
No going back on social media regulation, says FG
Zamfara pilgrims lost N6.5m in S’Arabia — Emir
Reps kick as NIPOST denies collecting stamp duty
Forgive Bello, El-Rufai begs Kogi voters
Reps ask police to lead Operation Positive Identification
Think globally, Lagos commissioner urges workers
FG charges principals on qualitative education, discipline
Ebonyi impounds two trailers of foreign rice
Robbers kill policeman, injure others during Lagos robbery
Suspected dealer in adulterated diesel nabbed
LASG arrests 19 suspected land grabbers
55-year-old arraigned for stealing, malicious damage
Sanusi warns against attaching religious sentiment to criminality
Katsina court remands man for alleged armed robbery
Court jails Internet fraudster for six months
Gunmen abduct NTA worker, demand N15m
Court Throws Out Busola Dakolo’s Case Against Biodun Fatoyinbo
Oshiomhole: APC state chairmen ask govs to sack DG
Court disqualifies Bayelsa APC gov candidate
Oyetola presents Osun’s 2020 ‘budget of restoration’
Avoid mayhem, CHRCR tells Bello, Wada, others
Edo APC faults suspension of Ojezua by NWC
FG orders telecom firms to end voicemail
eTranzact, Accounteer back Open Banking
CBN endorses ACTN to boost corporate treasury
Osun seeks partnership with Japanese investors
NNPC secures US grant for 1,350MW power plant
U-23 AFCON: Nigeria in dicey clash against S’Africa
Musa expects tough Lesotho tie
Musa wary of Lesotho artificial pitch
Rohr warns team: You’re not Africa’s best
Group to visit Nigeria over ICT education
NUT lauds Obaseki for training 8,000 teachers
UTME: Prospective candidates throng NIN centre in Kwara
Why gastroenteritis is more pronounced in children – Expert
Anti-fake drug war must be won – NAFDAC
EDITORIAL: Buhari can’t continue to disobey court orders
Before you say, ‘I do’
Senate’s proposed bills and the dimunition of democracy

The Nation

Commission warns public
Bayelsa election will hold as scheduled, says INEC
Ernst & Young, CBN, NDIC push for AMCON’s liquidation
NNPC secures $1.16m for power plant
Tech-U signs agreement
ICPC freezes N12.9b in MDAs accounts
OMS has nothing to hide, says chair
Why Southwest deserves development agency, by Amosun
Governors, chairmen back Oshiomhole over quit call
Tales of horror from Nigeria’s torture homes
When the media is endangered
Four arraigned for ‘stealing’ cows
Customs intercepts rice hidden under sugarcane
BOS: Beyond mere title repudiation
Dismissed soldier with baby detained in Kwara
Nigeria’s political parties and their leaders
Senate and Hate-speech Bill
Tam David-West (1936 – 2019)
Elections, not warfare
Music act Okiemute drops A Star
My challenges are many, says Runny Kay
Ekiti approves monarch’s appointment
Chigul offers student N50,000
Naira Marley to youths: shun drugs
‘Appeal Court has failed to release copies of judgment’
‘Critics have become absurd’
‘Kill hate speech bill now’
Rejection of Lionheart, a big lesson
VAT increase ‘ll erode gains of new minimum wage, say experts
Osun presents N119.5b budget
19 ‘land grabbers’ face prosecution
‘Nigeria to end open defecation’ in 2025
Cleric to youths: discover your talents
Nasarawa, SMEDAN partner on MSMEs
Analysts to move against substandard medical products
300 get military free medical treatment in Lagos
MeCure SmartBuy, partners HMOs, others
Coping with body odour, excess sweating and STD
Stanbic IBTC gives hope to limbless children
How to reverse medical tourism, by experts
Fatima Abiola-Ajimobi’s passion
CBT centres knock JAMB over poor conduct of 2019 UTME
Internship scheme for youths opens in 2020
Rotimi Ajanaku’s next move
Exhibition of splendour at Olugbo’s 10th year on throne
EFCC to seek court’s leave for separate trial of Dasuki, co-defendants
Princess Kolade remembers mum
Iya Adura’s philanthropic gesture
Two injured in Lagos fire
Unknown contractor
Tackling shortage of processing machines 1:
‘Public Procurement Act aiding graft’
Reconciling national security and rule of law
LASPOTECH crisis: Civil society seeks Rector’s suspension
Institute hosts agribusiness conference
Akwa Ibom and World Bank medal
Forum to unveil partnership for Nigeria’s prosperity
‘Innovation key to agricultural transformation’
Please, tell my girlfriend to return my Apple laptop, herbalist begs court
Reps okay Operation Positive Identification as opposition kicks
Internet fraudster jailed six months in Kwara
Bayelsa poll: Where will pendulum swing?
Court remands woman for ‘child trafficking’
Foundation launches N100m fund for girl-child education
Danger on the electricity turf
Navy monitors pipelines with drones
Books and movies
Who is afraid of Crocodile Smile 4?
Sowore…Day of drama at DSS Headquarters
Four ‘robbers’ arrested in Lagos
NBC in information and culture ministry, grave misplacement
Blame game over bad Bwari, Kubwa roads
New home for football
‘AMCON sealed my house in defiance of court order’
United Nations House rises from the rubble
Dakolo’s rape case empty, says court
Bayelsa/Kogi: It’s either card reader or no voting — INEC
WHO provides care for survivors of sexual, gender-based violence
Nigeria youths emerge winners of nuclear technology video competition
We’ll resist attempt Hate Speech bill- South East PDP
Lagos Kano, Ogun, others get new police commissioners
Pantami directs NCC to address issues of automatic voicemails on existing phonelines
U.S calls for peaceful, free, transparent elections in Kogi, Bayelsa
Dasukigate: EFCC to seek court order for separate trial for Dauski, others
We’ve made provision for new minimum wage in 2020 budget, says Obaseki
Pertinence woos investors with 50% RoI
Nobody can force me out of APC — Obaseki
More investments for youths as Mitsubishi Motors, Future Awards Africa partner
BREAKING: Don’t panic, I am still contesting – Lyon 9
ICPC freezes N12.9b in MDAs accounts
Danger on the electricity turf
NNPC secures $1.16m for power plant
Why Southwest deserves development agency, by Amosun
Osun presents N119.5b budget
‘Nigeria to end open defecation’ in 2025
New home for football
VAR cannot work in Nigerian football competitions for now, sports enthusiasts say
I will be most excited person if I win 2021 AFCON for Nigeria, Rohr says
VAT increase ‘ll erode gains of new minimum wage, say experts
Cleric to youths: discover your talents
Nasarawa, SMEDAN partner on MSMEs
Tackling shortage of processing machines
Institute hosts agribusiness conference
Forum to unveil partnership for Nigeria’s prosperity
Four arraigned for ‘stealing’ cows
Customs intercepts rice hidden under sugarcane
Tech-U signs agreement
CBT centres knock JAMB over poor conduct of 2019 UTME
UTME: Prospective candidates throng NIN centre in Omu-Aran, Kwara
Fears over NIN ahead of 2020 UTME registration
McPHERSON varsity to graduate 92 Saturday
Be open minded, Sanwo-Olu tells corps members
Chigul offers student N50,000
Naira Marley to youths: shun drugs
‘Critics have become absurd’
Rejection of Lionheart, a big lesson
Health
Analysts to move against substandard medical products
MeCure SmartBuy, partners HMOs, others
Coping with body odour, excess sweating and STD
Stanbic IBTC gives hope to limbless children
How to reverse medical tourism, by experts
WHO provides care for survivors of sexual, gender-based violence

Daily Trust

Alhaji ASD, Shari’ah court judge released after 2 nights in detention
Abductors kidnap NTA worker in Ogun, demand N15m ransom
MDAs padded N12.9bn as personnel costs – ICPC
Reps summon Emefiele, Accountant-General over stamp duty
2020: Oyetola presents N119.5bn budget
Telcos fume as FG orders stoppage of voicemail service
We will bury PDP finally in Kogi – El-Rufai
JUST IN: Two injured as fire gut building near Lagos’ Tejuosho market
Gunmen release kidnapped Appeal Court judge
Bayelsa poll: Any vote for APC is wasted, says PDP’s Diri
Kogi/Bayelsa: IGP orders withdrawal of security aides to Yahaya Bello, Dickson, others
APC, PDP bicker over N11bn Benue airport project
Edo APC rejects NWC’s decision on Ojezua’s suspension
IOC president, Bach commissions ANOCA headquarters in Abuja
Enyimba spank Nasarawa United 3-1 as Rangers dim Sunshine Stars
Hoopers, Raptors qualify for President Cup semi-finals
NNPC secures $1.16m for Abuja power plant
…FG to ban importation of steel products
Electrocution: AEDC duly compensated affected families
Tricycle ban: Taskforce monitors operators compliance
Man docked for allegedly assaulting tricycle driver
Court sentences mechanic to 2 years in prison for reckless driving
Bjorn Beckman (1938-2019): A life of struggle and friendship
The triumph of Mamman Daura
Special schools in Gombe: The need for intervention
NAHCON leadership and corruption clap back
I told Trump Turkey can’t scrap Russian S-400 system – Erdogan
70 people killed in Guinea ahead of 2020 presidential polls – Report
Hong Kong protests rage after day of heavy violence, arrests
Varsity student, 15 others arrested over cultism, killings in Benue
Internet fraudster bags 6 months imprisonment in Ilorin
Army arrests 27 over drug peddling, human trafficking
As DisCos swindle customers, NERC nonchalant
Editorial: Ominous signs in Kogi and Bayelsa
Adeoluwa releases music video of hit single, ‘S’okan’
Kannywood’s Maryam Yahaya opens a beauty shop
Upcoming artistes urged to be hard working
2020 budget: Obaseki earmarks N34bn for worker salary
Border closure: Ogoja Rice to hit market with reduced price
Why we’re into massive Kenaf production
75,000 farmers, processors apply for APPEALS in Kaduna
Newly approved Federal Poly Daura to start 2019/2020 academic session – NBTE boss
Do you actually know who Prophet Muhammad is? (I)
Philippines plans to allow banks set up Islamic banking units
Rohingya crisis: ICC approves investigation into deportation of Muslims
Sen. Danbaba, Kakale win again as Appeal Court dismisses APC’s application
Rape suit: Court acquits COZA Pastor, fines Timi Dakolo’s wife N1m

ThisDay

Dakolo Heads to Appeal as Court Acquits Fatoyinbo of Alleged Rape
EFCC Seeks Separate Trial of Dasuki for Alleged Money Laundering
Alaibe Decries Electoral Violence in Bayelsa
House Asks FG to Suspend Acting CAC Registrar General, Azinge
Buhari out to Destroy Civic Space, Says Sowore
Nigeria, Benin, Niger Establish Joint Anti-smuggling Committee
Yobe Gov Presents N108.4bn Appropriation Bill for 2020
FG to Ban Importation of Steel Products
PDP, Diri Condemn Alleged Attack on Party Members in Bayelsa
Measles, Greatest Killer of Children Globally, Says WHO
Oyetola Presents Budget of N119.5bn for 2020
House Urges FG to Install Scanning Machines at Seaports
Design Genre Renews Call for Sustainable Building Designs
Lawmakers Pledge Support for AMCON
Edo State on Growth Path, Says Sterling Bank Chairman
FirstBank Partners CFA Society
CAP Restates Commitment to Innovation
Kogi Guber Poll: Court Asked to Disqualify PDP’s Candidate
No Tears for Akinwunmi Ambode
NDDC: Who’s the Senator Handling 300 Contracts?
What is Osinbajo’s Offence?
Emmanuel Ugochukwu: The Dancer and Consummate Performer
Royal Father Promotes Nigeria’s Image Globally
Technogym Experiential Showroom Berths in Lagos
Ace Broadcaster Emmanuel Ugolee Authors First Book
EDITORIAL: OTEDOLA’S COMMENDABLE PHILANTHROPY
Amnesty Tasks FG on Human Rights During Bayelsa, Kogi Elections
House Approves N100m Virement for National Assembly Commission
Minister Orders NCC to Stop Automatic Voicemail on Existing Phone Lines
Airtel Africa to Buy Additional Spectrum in Nigeria for $70m
Lesotho Captain, Makepe, to Miss Super Eagles Match
Falode Speaks at CAF’s Seminar on Female Football
D’Tigress Stroll over DR Congo in FIBA Africa Pre-Olympics Qualifiers
Imbibe Core Olympic Values, IOC President Urges Nigerian Students
FCET Umunze Council Commends TETFund for Bridging Funding Gap
From Trump to The Kaduna Mafia
Lawmakers Pledge Support for AMCON
Edo State on Growth Path, Says Sterling Bank Chairman
FirstBank Partners CFA Society
CAP Restates Commitment to Innovation
Yuletide: Airport Security Operatives, Others May Face More Challenges
IMO Pledges to Assist Nigeria, Others on UN 2030 SDG Agenda
As Dana Marks 11th Anniversary
Anambra Business, Investment Roundtable to Holds November 25
Examining IATA’s Recipe for Improved Air Transport
NAMA Begins Test Run of New Landing Aids
SAA May Cut 900 Jobs to Stabilise Operation
Qatar, CFM Seal Deal
Oni: Penalties in New Seed Act Will Deter Fraudsters
As N300bn Customs Deal Raises Dust
Terminal Operators Urged to Transfer Uncleared, Seized Goods to Govt Warehouse
Freight Forwarders Commend WACT on Improved Service Delivery
Mining: FG Inaugurates 10-man Ministerial Committee on Revenue Actualisation
NAHCO Records N7.4bn Revenue, N601m Profit in Nine months

The Sun

Saa: We’ve nothing to hide, says oms chairman, Okunbo
Reopening of borders: Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up committee to recommend date
Oshiomhole, Obaseki, others not suspended – S’South APC vice chairman
Breaking News; IGP appoints new CPs for Lagos, Kano, Ogun, Kano, Edo, others
We won’t interfere with Bayelsa, Kogi elections –Buhari
More trouble for Dasuki
Ebonyi SSG bars The Sun correspondent from Govt House
Ondo community agog, as residents honour lawmaker
Oyetola presents N119.5bn budget for 2020
Taraba crisis: Kukah centre, Taraba Varsity sign MoU to end killings
Bauchi budget ministry to use technology to monitor execution of projects
Yoruba community in Sokoto honours Tambuwal
PDP, APC bicker over proposed Benue airport
Court dismisses appeals against Sokoto House Leader, other lawmakers
Court asked to stop Wada over alleged forgery
Anambra yearning for right leadership –Ezeemo
How land disputes stall property development
Estate focus: Grenadine Homes Magodo, Lagos
Lagos Ilubirin Foreshore scheme ready in 2020 –LASG
Beaufort Estate Homes holds seminar on real estate
Why Lucrezia is best luxury apartment in Banana Island
Diego Costa suffers neck injury
Hoopers, Raptors qualify for President Cup semifinals
Rohr: I’ve confidence in Aribo
…Fans fall in love with Eagles’ midfielder
Musa raises the alarm over Lesotho turf
Nigerian Navy committed to CNS football championships – Cmdr Bello
Bach: Nigeria can excel in fencing
33rd Dala Hard Court tennis championship begins in Kano
Drogba eyes top Ivorian FA job
Benin coach concedes Nigeria’s superiority
Rohr wants contract extension resolved
Mayweather wants Pacquiao rematch
Loti ‘19: Adaeze weds Lotanna
APC governors in action
Social media regulation and free speech
How your goals make the difference
Desperate to keep girls in school
NIGERIA CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND NEED FOR REFORMATION (I)
Ex-commissioner seeks support for Sanwo-Olu
2019 UTME: Over 2000 denied opportunity due to biometric, browser failure – CBT centre operators claim

Daily Independent

Kogi Guber: El-rufai Begs Kogi People To Forgive Bello His Sins
Those Profiting From Oshiomhole, Obaseki Rift Want It To Worsen – Afegbua
Uncertainties As Kogi, Bayelsa Elect New Governors
NNPC Secures $1.16m U.S. Grant For 1,350MW Abuja Power Plant
Oil Prices Gain As U.S. Crude Stockpiles Drop
BREAKING: Lagos, Ogun, Kano Get New Police Commissioners
Imota Rice Mill Project On Course For Completion – LASG
Busola Dakolo vs Fatoyinbo: COZA Pastor Dedicates Court Victory To God, Prays For “Enemies”
Kane Hat Trick As England Thrash Montenegro 7-0 To Qualify For Euro 2020
FG To Employ 75,000 Agric Extension Agents
Kogi/Bayelsa Polls: Police Ban Orderlies To Govs, Politicians, Vehicles Without Number Plates
Youths Advised To Shun Cyber Crimes, Other Vices
Kogi Guber Election: NSCDC Deploys 10,000 Officers, Promises Adequate Security
Man Utd Fans Name 4 Players To Be Sold In January Transfer Window
VAR: EPL Agrees To Changes That Will Make Fans Happier
Real Madrid Name Gareth Bale’s Replacement
Why Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo Could Face ‘Two-Year Ban’
Willian Snubs Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Says Former Brazilian Playmaker Is Best Player Of All Time
Aviation To Contribute $159bn To Africa GDP By 2036, Create 9.8m Jobs – ICAO
FG Orders Deactivation Of Automatic Voicemails On Existing Phone Lines
FirstBank Partners CFA Society Nigeria To Host 2019 Ethics Challenge
Customs Intercepts 292 Bags Of Smuggled Rice Concealed In Trailer Load…
EFCC Bursts Forgery Syndicate, Arrests Four In Owerri
Adekunle Gold Keeps Mum Over Simi’s Pregnancy
Whither Okoi Obono-Obla?
Goje Bags Three-Year Jail Term For Job Scam In Gombe
Ibadan Poly Examiner Jailed 20 Years For Malpractice
Court Remands Father For Allegedly Defiling 17-Year-Old Daughter
EFCC Docks Sokoto Councillor, Director Over Diversion Of Salaries
Sierra Leoneans Petition Against Rita Daniels Over Human Trafficking, Right Violations
Total Donates To Ogun School
Security Fee In Akure Estate Sparks Protest
Osun Moves To Revive Monuments, Museums
Governor’s Aide Rallies Support For Community Projects
Ogun-Osun River Basin Turns Fish Pond – Residents Allege