Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, January 11, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Deepening diabetes care requires awareness, say experts

5,916 agropreneurs count losses as World Bank, FG delay FADAMA grant

Drug sales slump 50% as Nigerians cut spending, seek cheap substitutes

Adrian Wood pushed to expose inside dealings behind 9mobile sale

Amid election fears, seasonal business lull may linger in Q1, Q2 2019

Nigeria makes World Bank’s top-three IDA debtors’ list

World Bank raises Nigeria’s growth to 2.2% in 2019

Nigeria foreign reserve resume decline on offshore portfolio exit, regular FX sale

2019: Shareholders task SEC, NSE on minority investors’ protection

Nigerian government transfers USD227m annually through digital payment



Strike continues until FG implements offers, says ASUU

Minimum wage: Reduce reckless expenses, pay N30,000, NLC tells govs

Rivers building collapse: Ministry needs sanitation, says panel

Alkalis death: Police declare 13 more suspects wanted

Atiku supports Benue ranching law, Ortom tells supporters

Ayade receives ex-attorney general back to PDP

Ohanaeze denies endorsing Atiku

Baga attack: NEMA distributes relief materials to displaced persons

Military shouldnt be left alone to handle Boko Haram Shettima

Candidates applying for police job hit over 294,851

We have transferred our corrupt leaders to APC – PDP

Victory is mine, Buhari boasts ahead of poll

Buhari using govt funds for campaigns, says Atiku

2019 presidential debate is a big gamble

Lalong attacks Jang, denies ruling Plateau from Abuja

Deteriorating insecurity in the North-West

Its illegal for me to remain Nnamdi Kanus surety Abaribe

Tension as herdsmen, cattle invade Anambra school

PVCs: Saraki advises INEC to meet stakeholders

DNA request made in #CristianoRonaldo rape case

Pro-Buhari group faults Afenifere for endorsing Atiku

Uproar in Guinea after Russian envoy advises third term for president

Lagos bus reform to start with 820 buses, says Ambode

Violence: Rivers monarch urges youths to resist politicians overtures

Registration of 2019 UTME candidates will be smooth JAMB

We dont sell ballot papers, even if they’re old copies, says INEC

2019 election: INEC will not disappoint the world, Yakubu assures German ambassador

PHOTOS: British High Commissioner meets INEC, CSOs over 2019 General Elections

INEC releases seven-step voting procedure for 2019 general elections

Smartphones are paving way for the Antichrist, says Church head

Mixed reactions trail Buharis support of teachers retirement age

Middle Belt Forum endorses Olawepo-Hashim for president

Vote-buying could mar Nigeria elections, US warns

El-Rufai, an unpopular governor, hasnt achieved anything Sani

Buhari appoints Umar el-Yakub SSA National Assembly

Saraki loyalists in govt will be removed, says Lai Mohammed

Beware of super gonorrhoea on the prowl, doctors warn

2019 elections :Desperation of politicians causes fear among Nigerians – CAN

Nigeria, China sign MOU on counter-insurgency

NRC confirms one dead in Lagos train accident


FG Introduces E-Yellow Card to Stop Touting at Airports

Paucity of Funds Impediment to Second Abuja Runway

Abuja-Kaduna Rail Service Generates N80m Monthly

Sanusi: Nigerias Aviation Industry is Shrinking

Stakeholders Applaud FG on Completion of Abuja Airport Terminal

Buhari Lacks Capacity to Fix Nigeria, Says Titi Abubakar

I Will Liberate Nigeria from Poverty, Economic Stagnation, Says Ezekwesili

Kashamu Bows to Pressure, Resolves to Work with Adebutu

PDP Condemns Police Unwarranted Attacks on Its Supporters in Jigawa

PDP Witnesses Accuse INEC of Improper Filling of Form EC8A

Buhari to Campaign in 36 States, Says He Will Win

Dogara: Northern Elders’ Conspiracy of Silence Fuelling Insecurity

Fashola Takes over N100bn Sukuk Infrastructure Bond

INEC Enumerates Seven-step Procedure for Voting on Election Day

Foreign Airlines Earned $1.7bn from Ticket Sales in 2018

General Elections: Nigeria May Turn to Killing Field, Odinkalu Warns

Ten Feared Dead in Kogi Communal Clash

JAMB: Remita Commences Sales of 2019 UTME Forms

Boko Haram Kills Two Soldiers as Troops Decimate 80 Terrorists

Vote-buying May Mar Nigeria’s Elections, US Warns

SON Gets International Accreditation for Management Systems Certification

INEC: Police, NDLEA will Scrutinise Ad Hoc Staff for 2019 Polls

Air Chief Orders Immediate Reopening of Makurdi Airfield to Civil Airlines

NEMA Commences Distribution of Relief Materials to Displaced Persons in Borno

DPR Urges Owners of Illegal Petrol Stations, Gas Plants to Regularise Status



IFC signs MoU to help Lagos improve infrastructure, revenue

Shehu Shagari: Simple man who became simpler even in death

Presidential election: No shaking, victory is mine, Buhari declares

Nigerians should only vote for presidential candidate who can give steady electricity ‘ Mbisiogu

Makurdi airport now ready for civil aviation operation ‘ CAS

Osun INEC assures on readiness to conduct free, fair elections

Lagos women ready to vote Sanwoolu ‘ APC Women Leader



Presidency in fresh moves to ease Magu out of EFCC

Oil, gas operators increasingly flouting regulations, safety rules ‘ DPR, NNPC

One dead, many injured as train derails in Lagos

Ayade pledges to handover to South in 2023

Sylva accuses Dickson of plots to rope him into fake anti-Kyari news

Engage stakeholders to neutralise PVC buyers, Saraki tells INEC

S-East APC leaders vow to dominate Buhari’s second tenure

Okorocha urges Army to deal with politicians who give fake uniforms to touts

Fasehun was committed to national unity ‘ OSINBAJO

We’ll not participate in 2019 polls ‘ ASUU

Why people castigate me ‘ Amosun

Funeral services, most thriving enterprise in Imo ‘Ohakim

Polls: Army vows to swallow political thugs

N3.5bn Paris Club Loan Scam: Judge’s transfer stalls trial of Saraki’s aide

Counter Insurgency: Nigeria, China sign MOU on military cooperation

Ogun PDP crisis: Kashamu tells supporters to work with Adebutu’s group

Oshiomhole, Okorocha, Keyamo rebuff claims of APC govs’ beef with Buhari

Saraki loyalists in Federal Executive positions to be booted out ‘ Lai Mohammed

Atiku campaign council chides Ekiti govt for refusing use of Stadium for campaign

It is erroneous to say we endorsed Atiku for president, says Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Ganduje vows to investigate Kwankwaso over fund diversion

Finance Minister hands over N100b Sukuk proceeds to Works Minister

World Bank forecasts 2.2% growth for Nigeria in 2019

Naira stable at N359/$ in parallel market

$8 billion ‘Illegal’ repatriation: FG, MTN settle out of court

9Mobile adds 1 million subscribers in 6wks, says Adrian Wood’s Teleology Holdings unserious

Please pray for my artistes to recover from slumber, #DonJazzy begs

General election: INEC will not disappoint Nigeria, world -Yakubu

Amnesty programme: APC appraises achievements, commends Dokubo

EFCC to hold rally against vote buying


Ocean Farming: Viable Innovation To Increase Food Production And Environmental Protection

Nigeria , Afrexim Bank Sign $31bn Facility For Export Promotion

SEC Ready To Implement Commodity Ecosystem In Nigeria

SON Destroyed Substandard Goods Worth N22.7bn In 2018

Nigeria, India To Sign Bilateral Air Services Agreement

Oil Prices Fall On Growing US Supply

World Bank Cuts Oil Price Forecast To $67 In 2019-2020

Controversy Trails N8.5bn Earmarked For Suspended National Carrier Project

9mobile Hits 16m Subscribers, Blames THL For Exiting Board

Non-Compliance To Regulations Hinders Oil Industry Growth ‘ Baru

NNPC To Crash Price Of Cooking Gas

Fashola Receives N100bn Sukuk Proceeds To Build 28 Economic Roads

Naira Loses Marginally Against Dollar, Now N361 To $1

Mambilla Hydro Power’ll Create Employment ‘ Nguroje

Amnesty Reports Not Meant To Destroy Nigerian Army ‘ HURIWA Boss

INEC Allays Fears Of Electorate On Alleged Database Manipulation

51 Migrants Land In Southern Italy, As Police Save Baby Trapped In Boat

Mysterious Fire Kills 3 Children In Anambra

Police Seek Traditional Rulers’ Support In Fight Against Insecurity In Zamfara



2019: I am determined to beat Jega’s records ‘ Yakubu, INEC chair

2019: Ohanaeze Ndigbo denies endorsing Atiku

PMB has no Islamisation agenda, APC not a Muslim party ‘ Osinbajo

Lagos APC flag-off violence: Rape on nation’s democracy ‘ Group

Atiku assures youths, women 70 per cent participation in his govt

Airport security staff strike in Germany hits over 600 flights

Nigerian Equities Market records 1st year gain, adds N67.47bn

Vote Buhari in your own interest, Buhari’s aide, Ajimobi tell N-power beneficiaries

Three siblings burnt to death in Anambra shop fire

NNPC to crash price of cooking gas

Opposition’s victory in DRC signposts Buhari’s defeat ‘ PDP

Election fund: Buhari’s directive, a major step Nigerians are yearning for ‘ Group

INEC meets political parties, promises to screen ad hoc staff for criminal records

Fake News: Nigerian may cause Third World War ‘-  #WoleSoyinka



Atiku not our candidate, says Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Buhari to Tinubu, others: Ive confidence you can deliver

N100b Sukukfund released for 28 road projects

Middle Belt leaders adopt Olawepo-Hashim as presidential candidate

Upcoming elections in Nigeria, others litmus test

NURTW chief MC Oluomo is alive, says aide

Ilorin stands still as APCs Abdulrahman leads pro-Buhari rally

PDP plots to cause friction in Southwest

Kwara marginalised under APC government, says PDP

Im fully with APC, Omisore declares

Atiku accuses Buhari, APC of using state resources, apparatuses for campaign

2019: INEC cannot afford to disappoint Yakubu

Atiku restates commitment to total defeat of Boko Haram

Buhari appoints El-Yakub NAssembly liaison officer

We have had enough Adamawa students tell FG, Lecturers

PDP accuses Obaseki of defrauding farmers in Edo

INEC express worry over uncollected 500,000 PVCs in Enugu

Ill complete ongoing projects before handover Ambode

269,000 PVCs yet to be collected in Kogi, says INEC

Amnesty Programme has deepened peace in Niger Delta APC

Lawmaker empowers 1,500 women with N15million in Kano


Lagos Assembly insists Ambode must come for presentation of 2019 Budget

9Mobile explains Adrian Woods exit, says company in top shape

PDP Nasarawa rally: Dogara accuses northern leaders of complicity in insecurity

PDP hails peace accord signed by political parties in Enugu

APC legislator drags Bayelsa Speaker, Clerk, 2 others to EFCC over alleged diversion of N1bn

Atiku promises youth, women 70% participation in governance

Feb poll: We never endorsed Atiku for president, Ohanaeze Ndigbo insists

Troops kill over 80 terrorists, reclaim Baga Navy Base

Violence: Caution your men now, PDP tells APC, Police

Why governors not part of APC inaugural campaign meeting Oshiomhole

Atiku, Nasko, PDP donate N6m to Minna traders affected by fire

Saraki counsels INEC chairman on curbing PVC buying

Fact must form the basis of all news, Buhari urges media

AFCON: NFF may consider Morocco to camp Super Eagles

$8.1bn infractions: Finally, MTN, CBN settle out of Court



Amosun forecloses Senate president ambition

Buhari can’t fix Nigeria ‘ Titi Abubakar

Saraki’s has failed to incite public against APC ‘ Gov’ship candidate

Political parties kick against planned relocation of INEC collation centre in Bauchi

Buratai inaugurates 63 brigade, flags- off operation Python Dance in Asaba

Gen. Alkali’s death: 13 more persons still at large ‘ Police

Strike: ASUU yet to conclude consultations- Biodun Ogunyemi

ASUU asks members to await further developments before resumption

Congo opposition leader #Tshisekedi clinches surprise win in presidential election

NAFDAC intercepts trailer loaded with codeine syrup, other unregistered drugs

NNPC to crash cooking gas price

We will defeat Buhari as opposition defeated sitting President in DRC ‘ PDPCO

Ilorin stands still as APC’s guber candidate, others lead pro-Buhari rally

Ogun PDP crisis: Kashamu closes ranks with Adebutu

Witnesses blame Lagos train derailment on NRC negligence

Lai Mohammed replies PDP as APC sensitises women in Kwara

Buhari, APC using state resources, apparatus in violation of electoral laws ‘ Atiku

Road users laud FG over improved roads, seek speedy works

Campaigns: APC group wants more security for Buhari, Tinubu

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