Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday October 16, 2018

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


November date for $2bn Lagos-Kano rail rehabilitation doubtful

BusinessDay 16 Oct 2018

PMB’s Executive Order 6 brings back memories of 1984

World Bank to support Nigeria, Africa fill infrastructure gap

IEA tips Nigeria, others to drive surge in global oil production

New housing delivery programme targets small, affordable units for workers

Petrochemicals party is on but Nigeria finds no seat

Banks NDIC Premium charge up 7.55 percent to N33.0 billion in HI

FX trading activity slumps to September low

Stocks with high volatility show mixed performance on the market



Boko Haram kills another aid worker, FG, BBOG express shock

Should the penalty for skipping NYSC be reviewed

Warri-Itakpe-Ajaokuta rail line completed, says minister

Petrol price should be reviewed regularly Oil marketers

Nigeria losing 500mmscf of gas daily NNPC

Ill be at EFCC today with my bedclothes, pillowcase Fayose

Buhari not in charge, running govt by proxy Tambuwal

Judge withdraws from Ogun PDP suit against Secondus

Again, court blocks INECs accounts over N17.258bn judgment debts

Executive Order 6: PDP charges CJN to protect judiciary from fascism

Corruption allegations: Court okays suit seeking Kachikwus suspension, probe

Melaye alleges threat to life, petitions UN, Buhari

Saudi considers admitting Khashoggi died in botched op: reports

2019: Yoruba group hails Obasanjo for endorsing Atiku

Exam malpractices: Adeleke, others to be arraigned Oct. 31

Ganduje: Kano Assembly to probe alleged bribery video

Abuja crash: NAF pilots discharged, Chinese engineers join investigation

Shittu sues NYSC over disqualification from Oyo gov race

APC remains barred from elections in Zamfara, INEC insists

Senate may pass polls budget, Eurobond today

Alarming rise in number of out-of-school children

ASUU wants renegotiation of agreement with FG

Ortom seeks FGs support for victims of herdsmen attacks

Family offers $438,000 reward for information on abducted billionaire


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Kachikwu: Nigeria Currently in Full-blown Energy Crisis

NEMA: 1.9m People Affected by Flood in 2018

Policeman, Three Others Killed in Clash between Cult Groups

2019 Election Budget: Senate Debates N53.6bn Vote for Security Agencies

Duke, Ezekwesili, Mimiko, Others Join Forces against Buhari, Atiku

Kano Assembly Sets up Panel to Probe Ganduje’s Alleged Bribe Videos

2019: APC Will Not Field Candidates in Zamfara, INEC Insists

Fayose: I Was Lobbied Twice by Daura to Support Buhari

Policeman, Three Others Killed in Clashes between Cult Groups

Lawyers Appeal Presidential Executive Order to Seize Assets Linked to Corruption

Protect Judiciary from Unconstitutional Policies, PDP Urges CJN

PDP Alleges Plan to Detain Fayose Indefinitely

Era of Vote Buying is over, Traders, Farmers Tell Politicians

FG to Provide Indemnity for Re-concessioning of Lagos Trade Fair Complex

Ex-DSS Spokesperson, Marilyn Ogar, Loses Suit Challenging Her Retirement

Kachikwu: Despite Gas Resources, Nigeria Currently in Full-blown Energy Crisis

Kukah: I Was in Abeokuta for Reconciliation, Not to Endorse Atiku’s Candidacy

Ex-Finance Minister, Usman, Petitions IG over Killing of Daughter by Police

2019: PDP Presents Certificates of Return to 41 Candidates in Niger

Late Akapson: IG Orders Detention, Investigation of Killer Cops

ABUAD Offers Jobs to 72 First Class Degree Graduates

DPR Seeks Technical Advice over Contaminated Water in Niger Communities



Oil marketers beg FG to settle N130.7bn subsidy arrears

Boko Haram makes good on threat, kills another aid worker

PDP bigwigs behind oil subsidy scam ‘ Keyamo

Exam malpractices: FG charges Adeleke, 4 others

No candidates for APC in Zamfara, INEC insists

Primaries: No going back on APC Zamfara decision, INEC chairman insists

SON shuts 20 firms in Ekiti over poor standards

Lawyers ask Court of Appeal to set aside judgment on Executive Order 6

2019: I am candidate of the people ‘ Ezekwesili

Mass exodus looms at Niger APC as aspirants threaten to dump party



Kachikwu, Baru others mull gas economy for Nigeria

Expert links consumption of western foods to kidney failure among Nigerian

Banjo, Anya, others for OSIFA debate series on democracy

Tambuwal accuses Buhari of running government through proxies

Boko Haram kills another aid worker as deadline expires

FG targets Northern Nigeria through AKK gas project

Kanye West And Kim Kardashian West Get African Names

Police summons PDP guber aspirant over alleged murder

Police IGP orders arrest of officers involved in women’s death

GandujeGate: Kano refutes video clip, drags online platform to court

Group urges CBN to enforce ban on sale of new Naira notes

24-Year-Old Nigerian Midwife Might Be Executed Yesterday- ICRC

FG disowns list of 50 persons banned from travelling

NYSC Certificate: Shittu drags APC to court over disqualification



I worked to reconcile, not endorse, says Bishop Kukah

NDDC to resume work on Ugborodo shore protection project ‘Ifowodo

Don’t truncate judicial process, A-Court warns Rivers APC factions

Osisioma pipeline explosion death toll hits 200

2017 Budget achieved 86% performance ‘ Udoma

APC won’t participate in Zamfara elections, INEC insists

Akapson’s murder: Ex-Finance Minister, Usman, threatens to sue Police

Rivers APC: Abe wins to fight another day

EO6: PDP urges CJN to protect judiciary from ‘fascism

Makarfi, Hunkuyi struggle for Kaduna North’s Senate ticket, as winner goes to court

FG woos UK bitumen investors, promises job security

CBN set to introduce new regulations to curb cybercrime

NDCMB partners Dangote Refinery on local content implementation

Don’t float $2.8bn Eurobond, Ezekwesili tells FG

Why reserves are falling ‘ Emefiele

MOMAM raises alarm over non-payment of N130.7bn fuel subsidy

PDP raises alarm over plot to arrest, detain Fayose indefinitely

Gas supply : FG targets Northern Nigeria through AKK project

Daura lobbied me twice to support Buhari ‘ Fayose


EO6: Protect Judiciary From Fascism, PDP Tells CJN

Female Presidential Candidate Urges Atiku To Step Down For Her

FG Lifts Suspension On Blasting Activities Around Tremor Areas

N-Power Beneficiaries Decry Selective Payment Of Backlogs

Kogi Govt Has No Hand In Melaye’s Travails ‘Bello

ECOWAS Moves To Stem High Cost Of Elections In Nigeria, Others

Kano Assembly Constitutes Probe Panel On Bribery Video

IGP Orders Arrest, Investigation Of Killers Of NEMA Staff

Pension Fund Operators Invest N5.78trn In FG Securities

Oil Prices Rise Towards $85pb As Asian Shares Slip

Half World Population Lives On Less Than $5.50 Per Day ‘ World Bank

Rising Cases Of Land Tussles In Abuja

Army Launches Cyber Warfare Command

We Are Not Surprise To Be Rated Lowest Poverty Ridden State In Nigeria ‘ Osun Govt

NAPTIP Takes Anti-human Trafficking Campaign To Rural Communities

Ambode To Judiciary: Tackle Problem Of Delay In Justice Delivery



FG to arraign Adeleke, four others over alleged exam malpractices Oct 31

Divergent reactions greet Buhari’s Executive Order 06 banning 50 Nigerians’s trip abroad

EO6: Protect Judiciary from fascism, PDP charges CJN

Nigerian passport with 10-year validity effective December ‘ Immigration boss

Buhari expected as all set for Fayemi’s second coming as Ekiti governor

NYSC certificate: Adebayo Shittu drags APC to court over disqualification

NHIS crisis: Executive Secretary knows faith as Board meets this week

N130.7bn subsidy debt: MOMAN appeals to FG on quick settlement

We’ve completed, commissioned over 500km gas pipelines ‘ NNPC

Earth tremor: FG partially lifts suspension on blasting activities around affected areas

Shittu drags NYSC to court over non-observance of national service


Ill report at EFCC today, says Fayose

Fed Govt shocked as Boko Haram kills aid worker

Osundare to Fayemi: tackle unemployment, restore Ekitis dignity

Court blocks INECs accounts over N17.3b judgment debt

Exam malpractices: Fed Govt charges Sen Adeleke, four others

Fed Govt disburses N1.5b to 20,344 in Bauchi

Tambuwal, Makarfi pledge support for Atikuas Dickson, others visit

Nigeria politics in danger of criminal infiltration Utomi

2019: I am candidate of the people Ezekwesili

Zamfara: Nothing has changed, says INEC boss

World Food Day: Obaseki harps on improved support to farmers

FG considers legal instrument for offshore gas this quarter

Fed Govt considers legal instrument for offshore gas

Zamafara: APC insist it will present candidates for 2019 elections

Activists: Travel ban will deal fatal blow to corruption

Tambuwal, Makarfi pledge support for Atiku

Presidency orders EFCC to detain Fayose indefinitely, PDP alleges



NDDC boss charges Niger Delta youths to sustain existing peace

FG did everything to save life of aid worker Hauwa Information Minister

Nigeria Airways: FG set to prosecute indicted officials, firms

Sen Adeleke, 4 others charged with exam malpractices

Im not a coward, Ill be at EFCC today, Fayose insists

Brain drain: 5,405 Nigerian-trained doctors, nurses working in UK hospitals

Lawyers head for Appeal Court over Executive Order 6 judgment

6,609,115 Lagosians eligible to vote in 2019, says INEC

2019: PDP reconciliation cmtte meets ex-presidential aspirants

Despite awareness, 37m bank customers yet to register for BVN NIBSS

Half of worlds population lives under poverty World Bank

FG to provide indemnity for re-concessioning of Lagos Trade Fair Complex

I Am A Virgin, Cant Wait To Experience Sex Halima Abubakar



2019: Tambuwal, Makarfi agree to work for Atiku

Presidency ‘orders’ EFCC to detain Fayose ‘ PDP

Dogara, Monguno, Jibrin among reps with unopposed tickets

How police officer killed female motorist in Abuja

Boko Haram kills another health worker, Leman

Lawyers appeal Executive Order verdict, criticises travel ban

Ex-DSS spokesperson, Maryilyn Ogar, loses reinstatement bid

Melaye petitions Buhari, alleges assassination plot

NEMA confirms 62 dead in Abia pipeline explosion

SON shuts 20 business premises in Ekiti

More aspirants threaten APC over primaries

2019: I am candidate of the people ‘ Ezekwesili

It’s not time to jubilate, Lagos Speaker tells APC candidates

3 federal lawmakers, 12 assemblymen lose Ondo APC primaries

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