Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday December 7, 2018

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Nigeria needs a president with clear blueprint on solving Apapa jigsaw

Reps call for approval of $2bn to complete Ajaokuta Steel company

Prominent Benin residents support Obaseki’s call for withdrawal of BEDC operating licence

Anambra proposes N157.1bn for 2019 budget

Ease of doing business yielding positive results ‘ Enelamah

How to improve healthcare delivery in Nigeria, by experts

Lack of reliable data limits investment prospects in agribusiness

Investors on NSE lost N581bn in November



Nigeria lost 1,532 persons to terrorism in 2017 GTI

In 10 years, Boko Haram killed 20,000; destroyed $9bn infrastructure Osinbajo

Breast cancer patients get N9.5m donation

2019: Journalists warned against unethical conduct

NASS workers protest: Reps summon finance minister

Court sacks Anambra APC chair, others

Military destroys 436 illegal refineries, arrests 266 suspects

Edo unveils plans to stop human trafficking

ICC probes farmers-herders conflict

Tiv council urges FG to resettle Benue IDPs

Atikus endorsement: SDP NWC meets next week, GDPN kicks

Gov candidate promises to reinstate sacked workers

Ill sign Petroleum Bill once I get it Buhari

FG releases N33bn for Second Niger Bridge project

Nigeriall find it difficult to cut oil production Kachikwu

Reps want Ajaokuta privatisation reversed

FG, oil marketers agree on fuel subsidy payment

NNPC, others to build oil research facilities

Saudi donates food items to 840,000 Borno, Yobe IDPs

Customs generate N1.1tn, seize contraband worth N40bn

State MDAs frustrating access to telecommunications NCC

Buhari approves treasury officers for revenue agencies

FG opens N100bn Sukuk subscription, targets road projects

Money launderers using Nigerias gemstones – Minister

E-dividend registrationll boost liquidity SEC

Stock market reverses gains as sell-offs resume

SON seizes N22.7bn substandard goods in one year

60,000 Nigerian farmers to benefit from new W/Bank project

Sound, result-oriented regulations needed for private sector development LCCI

Akwa Ibom tackles EFCC over alleged withdrawal of N1.7bn from treasury

Okorocha knocks Oshiomhole for abusing Obasanjo

INEC appoints new Secretary

Buratai appoints new Operation Lafiya Dole commanders

I will run a participatory government, Oyetola promises

Boko Haram: Help us preach right Islamic doctrines, Nigeria urges Saudi Arabia

Reversing privatisation of power sector detrimental, says Senate committee

Nigeria third most terrorised nation, says Global Terrorism Index 2018


Security Experts Lament Danger of Nigerias Porous Airports

Firm Highlights Cybersecurity Trends in Organisations

Nigeria Cautions International Maritime Bureau over Reportage of Piracy Attacks

INTELS Donates 1,050 Garments to Physically Challenged Children

Port Security Officers Lament Security Challenges

US Report on Natural Gas Launched to Drive Investment in Africa

Former House Speaker, NaAbba, Dumps APC

ADC Condemns attack on Ogun Guber Candidates Campaign Convoy

Nigeria Loses over $1bn Annually to Medical Tourism

SDP Dissociates Self from Consensus Presidential Candidate

Abdulsalami Urges Politicians to Refrain from Promoting Religious, Ethnic Sentiments

Catholic Bishops Condemn Altercation Between Obi, Mbaka

Imo Speaker, 18 Other APC, PDP Lawmakers Defect to Action Alliance

FG, Oil Marketers Sign Agreement on Unpaid Subsidy Claims

2019 Elections Result will Reflect People’s Will, Buhari Reassures

Kachikwu: Nigeria to Take Decision on Refineries’ Upgrade December 15

Nigerian Military Needs N9bn Annually for Shoes, Boots, Says Bureau

Newly Promoted Army Officers to Serve in North East, Says Buratai

Atiku: I’ll Start Restructuring Nigeria within Six Months in Office

Buhari Reaffirms Commitment to Credible Electoral Process

Completion of 2nd Niger Bridge Slated for 2022, Initial Phase to Gulp N220bn



Why Nigeria should revert to low-cost housing

#Pele mocks #Messi

FG, petroleum marketers agree on settlement of N800bn subsidy claims

Arsenal fans lash Iwobi on Twitter

Withdraw BEDC licence, FG urged

Chinese club slams 20m on Ighalo

Nigeria ranked 3rd most terrorised global nation

2019: Nigerians’ votes’ll reflect in polls’ results ‘ Buhari

Buhari must go in 2019 ‘ Atiku

Insurgency: Buratai deploys top army Generals to North East

Abiola: Reps okay June 12 as Democracy Day

ASUU crisis in Ekiti federal varsity deepens as lecturers fight dirty

Mbaka: Catholic secretariat bar priests from political pronouncement

Kano, Katsina account for 30% of malnourished children in Nigeria, says UNICEF

FG to journalists: Don’t spare us when we go wrong

Bad boys’ planning to attack banks in Benue ‘ Police

Nigeria to hold talks with China, India over shipment of Tramadol, others ‘ NAFDAC


#KimKardashian Justifies Kanye’s Slavery Comment

FG, AfDB inaugurate $256m intervention projects for North-East

Meek Mill Talks Prison Reforms

At least 3 dead in north Cyprus flooding

18 Imo lawmakers dump PDP, APC

Nigerian education system still has a long way to go – Ayantoye

Fuel scarcity: Senate urges oil marketers to drop strike plans



This pillar of Islam ‘ll eradicate poverty’ Emir Sanusi

Satellite town residents petition FG, others on tank farms disaster

2019 election’ll be free, fair ‘ Buhari

We need to free Nigeria from corruption ‘ Atiku Door-to-Door Connect

Security: Obaseki mobilises stakeholders; Presco, Okomu, NPDC, BUA , Dangote, others

N800bn subsidy debts: Pay marketers within 2 weeks, Senate tells FG

SDPC relocation from Warri: Our investigations’ll be transparent’Dogara

Buhari should sign the Electoral Bill

2019: I’ll end era of cosmetic projects in Lagos ‘ ANDP gov candidate

Bianca Ojukwu shuns APGA presidential rally

Failure to re-elect Ekweremadu will be suicidal, says Ohanaeze chieftain

Billboards, posters were removed for failure to seek permission ‘ LASAA Boss

Nigeria, world’s third most terrorised country for 4th year running ‘ Report

Military needs N9bn annually for shoes, boots ‘ Bureau

Delta APC crisis: Peace move, waste of time, Utomi tells Osinbajo

Edo CNPP backs Ikpea for House of Reps

APC NWC passes confidence vote on Oshiomhole

2019: SDP NWC to meet, issue statement on CUPP endorsement of Atiku next week

Osinbajo, South East APC governorship candidates meet in Aso Rock

Court stops Kano Assembly from investigating Ganduje

Economy loses N22.7bn to substandard imports this year ‘ SON boss

INEC appoints Mrs Rose Orianran-Anthony as Secretary

Dickson cautions new CP against compromising

NCC accuse state MDAs of economic sabotage

I’ll appeal judgment, says sacked Anambra APC Chairman

#BuhariIsNotAClone: Reno Omokri defends Buhari

e-dividend registration will boost liquidity ‘ SEC

Na`abba dumps APC, says it will lead Nigeria to doom

FG issues N100bn sovereign sukuk at 15.7%

FG, petroleum marketers agree on settlement of unpaid claims

NASS workers’ protest: Reps summon Finance Minister over non-release of funds

Insecurity: Army seeks traditional rulers support in Zamfara

Nigeria to test-run Corruption Risk Assessment in African

Drama in Imo Assembly, as 16 APC, 3 PDP lawmakers decamp to AA

One person APC’s afraid of is Atiku ‘ Secondus

Embrace Dialogue Buhari, Okowa Urge Labour Unions

APC’s bad governance’s cost Nigeria 12m jobs ‘ A



Kashamu to PDP: Don’t present party’s flag through the backdoor

Tambuwal attacks el-Rufai, APC, over PDP’s success in rallies

FG, petroleum marketers agree on settlement of unpaid claims

I’ll run an inclusive, participatory government ‘Oyetola

BREAKING: INEC appoints Mrs Rose Orianran-Anthony as Secretary

How Fred Ajudua defrauded me of $1 million ‘ German alleges

2019: We are not part of Atiku’s endorsement says SDP

LCCI tasks FG on improvement of business environment

AA Chairman rejects Uche Nwosu as Imo Guber candidate

Petroleum marketers shelve planned strike over unpaid subsidy claims

Transparency: Bayelsa declares N18bn surplus after October

Nigeria needs to recruit 250,000 teachers annually to address shortfall ‘ TRCN boss

Police arrest cemetery attendant with human skull

Boko Haram: Nigeria seeks closer collaboration with Saudi Arabia



No oil-cuts deal as OPEC talks end

Chair: INEC ready for credible polls

House okays June 12 as Democracy Day

Thugs disrupt TraderMoni in Ilorin

Court dismisses Evans suit challenging his detention

Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu in Presidential Campaign Council

Kashamu to PDP: dont present partys flag through backdoor

Osinbajo, South East APC governorship candidates meet in Aso Rock

2019: We are not part of Atikus endorsement SDP

We have not withdrawn from 2019 contest, says Lagos APC Assembly candidates

NULGE: governors frustrating plans for local govt autonomy

Smuggling hampering trade in West Africa

Azimo donates $125,000 cheque to support the Kanu Heart Foundation

ASUU Strike-FG set to meet with union on Monday

Court sacks Anambra APC chairman

NAFDAC to Nigerians: Stop contaminates food with chemical

Dickson appoints ex-IYC chair, four others as commissioners

2019 elections resultll reflect peoples will, Says Buhari

EBSU sacks 63 lecturers for sexual harassment, other offences


DPR warns marketers on creating artificial scarcity of petroleum products

2019: Im sad over political friction in APC- Oyegun

Supreme Court strikes out sacked Benue legislator case

When Afenifere leaders, other Yoruba elders gathered to discuss future of region, endorse Atiku

2019 Polls: 20m Igbos pledge support for Atiku/Obi, Gov Ishaku in Taraba

Reps dumps Obasanjos legacy, okay June 12 as Democracy Day

Petroleum marketers withdraw threat to strike

2019: Oshiomhole, APC govs meet, preach reconciliation, inclusiveness

Stop raising public funds for APC campaign, Secondus warns NPC, others agencies

FRSC vows to sanction erring drivers as FG orders traffic free Christmas

Saudi donates over 140,000 bags food items to IDPs in NEast

Murder charge: Court issues 2 bench warrants for arrest, detention of lawmaker



Governorship: 9 incumbents, 20 new candidates to run in APC ‘ Oshiomhole

Amosun, Okorocha engaging in anti-party activities ‘ APC

Censorship stifles family life lessons in schools ‘ Experts

Security: Ekiti govt presents cash gift to slain soldier’s widow

ASUU Strike: FG set to meet with union on Monday

CHINA: Beijing demands release of Huawei boss

FRANCE: Government fears ‘major violence’ in coming days

United States: ‘Half of US adults have had close family member jailed

30 pregnant women die daily in Zamfara ‘ NMA

FG to partner Media Trust on health programmes, conferences

Deregister political parties without win in 2019 election

Naira sells at N363 to dollar at parallel market

Yuletide: DPR urges fuel marketers to desist from creating artificial scarcity

Okorocha tackles Oshiomhole over Obasanjo

Call Oshiomhole to order, Okorocha tells Buhari

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