Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


NASS Leadership: PDP adopts Ndume, Bago for Senate President, Speaker

Western Digital identifies Nigeria as key market for its data storage devices

Nigerians set agenda for NASS as new Senate president, Speaker emerge today

Marketing agencies to cut workers’ salaries to hedge harsh environment

Smuggling, dumping, challenges to economic policies ‘ CBN

Foreign exposure drives 3 brokers to top NSE list in 2019

Stocks shed N48bn as investors sell Unilever, CCNN, 18 others

Price-sensitive consumers shift spending to unlisted brand names

SEC adheres to court orders, suspends Oando’s proposed AGM



Buhari won 2019 presidential election amidst electoral violence HRW

Kwara shifts democracy day programmes to Friday

Six Imo lawmakers defect to PDP

50 countries for Abuja insurgency, banditry summit

Kidnappers invasion of South-West and the conspiracy of silence

President legalises June 12 as Democracy Day

Alleged misconduct: Ill appear before disciplinary panel Friday, says Malami

How UniJos law student emerged Plateau Speaker

Garba replaces Bulkachuwa, tribunal hears 16 applications on Atikus petition today

Stock market extends losing streak to six days

I left my matrimonial home for fear of my life Ex-gov Chimes wife

DBN to empower MSMEs with N100bn

African countries lag behind in making democracy work Jonathan

Customs duty exchange rate increases to N326/$

9th National Assembly: PDP backs Ndume, Bago as APC insists on Lawan, Gbajabiamila

Power sector can attract $30bn in three years Chike-Obi

Pensioners oppose Ngige for registering new body

FG, Discos need $4.3bn to improve power supply TCN

Zamfara delegation visits Buhari, says killings by bandits rising

NPA slashes dues for vessels using Calabar, Rivers, Delta ports

NYSC urges LASG to complete 7,000-capacity orientation camp

Debt servicing gulps over 50% of Nigerias revenue AfDB

FG opens emergency phone line for farmers

Over 392,000 businesses benefit from MSMEs clinic FG

NJC says Onnoghen retired voluntarily, thanks Buhari

Malpractices: JAMB releases fresh 15,490 results, cancels 321

Nigerian Press Organisation settles AIT, NBC feud

Bayelsa poll: I wont impose any candidate on PDP, says Dickson

Osun gov stops LG bosses Dubai trip

Northern elite promoting poverty, says Moghalu

NADECO wants FG to revert to 1960 Constitution

Red Cross boosts 26,000 Borno farmers

NBS to release corruption survey findings Sept

Tension at Edo Assembly over botched inauguration

Govt plans digital service centres in rural areas

We can eliminate poverty with agric

Gunmen kill 200-level Plateau University student

Nigerian Press Organisation settles AIT, NBC feud

Rivers: NSCDC uncovers tunnel used in stealing PMS, arrests one



Report Shows Discos Struggling to Cut Loss Levels

Imoke Lauds Cross River Govt over Nigerias First Vitamised Rice Mill

Unijos Student Emerges Plateau Assembly Speaker

APC Governors Back Lawan, Gbajabiamila

APC Govs, 268 Lawmakers Back Lawan,Gbajabiamila

Building a New Momentum for Ogun

SERAP, Others Ask Court to Stop NAssemblys N4.68bn Package

APC Adopts Omo-Agegea for Deputy Senate President

4,000 Killed Since 2015, 2019 Polls, Human Rights Watch Alleges

Italy Pledges to Assist Nigeria in Repatriating Illicit Foreign Funds

Generator Fumes Kill 10 Traditional Wedding Guests in Imo

Security Agencies Capable of Securing Nigeria, Buhari Assures Nigerians

Yoruba Group Lauds Proposed Security Summit by S’West Govs

N3.4bn Fraud: Nobody is Influencing Sanusi’s Probe, Says Kano Anti-graft Agency

Ex-AGF, Malami Faces Disciplinary Panel over Comment on Dasuki

About N995bn Lost Annually to Crude Oil Theft

Apapa Gridlock: Presidential Taskforce Winds Down, Says Sanity Restored



Anti-Bello protests ground APC headquarters

Atiku vs Buhari: Garba replaces Bulkachuwa as tribunal’s chairman

Dep. Senate President: Kalu drops ambition, pledges support for Omo-Agege

NASS leadership: Ndume, Gaya, Kalu, shun APC govs, NWC meeting

Adamawa gov appoints Prof. Maxwell Gidado Chief of Staff

FG surveys 33,300 households in new anti-corruption fight

Investors seek funding support to subsidise rural solar mini-grids power rural communities

Air Peace, AIB trade blames over unreported aircraft incidences

FG offers 2-year, 3-year savings bonds at 11.41%, 12.41% in June

60% cyber crimes caused by human mistakes ‘Expert

Every organisation with one employee is under obligation to register for ECS ‘Somefun, NSITF MD


Avoiding repeat of tainted national legislature as ninth Senate opens

Early morning fire razes building at Agege, destroys property

Oando, SEC tussle drags stock market’s indices by 2.05 per cent

Six Imo Assembly lawmakers decamp to PDP as House gets acting clerk

Nigeria hot favourites for Africa Cup of Nations finals group

Buhari passes vote of confidence on law Enforcement Agencies

Market capitalisation lost N48bn, amid profit taking

Buhari signs June 12 bill

Aisha Buhari urges more commitment on curbing drug abuse among children



9th NASS: Fresh twist as court orders open ballot

NASS: APCNWC backs Omo-Agege, Wase for DSP, Dep. Speaker

Ndume, Kalu, Bago absent as APC Govs, NWC meet NASS caucus

Power sector liberalization will attract $30bn investment ‘ Chike-Obi

Nigeria’s gradual return to dictatorship

Community pharmacists fault FG on approval of 3-tier sales of OTC drugs

Medic advocates National vaccinations against liver, cervical cancers

NASA to use non-toxic spacecraft fuel for first time

10% of Oyo budget for education, says Makinde

Eliminate fuel subsidy, others to achieve double-digit growth ‘ Ex-AMCON CEO

Security: Buhari passes vote of confidence on law Enforcement Agencies

Sanwo-Olu vows to deepen partnership with NYSC on skills acquisition

Ifeanyi Ubah emerges YPP national leader, vows never to leave party



Fadama Establishes Equipment Hiring Centres In 14 States

9th NASS: Intrigues, Schemings As Gladiators Square Off Today

Generator Fumes Kill 3 In Imo, 23 Hospitalised

Gunmen Kill 12, Injure 15 In Niger Village

Aisha Buhari Tasks Parents On Drug Abuse

Group Commends Adamu’s Giant Strides In Education Sector

Ekiti Medical College Students To Graduate Without Delay, Says Fayemi

NYSC Reviews Orientation Course To Boost Skills Acquisition, Others

NAF Destroys Boko Haram Tactical Command Centre In Borno

Army Kills 9 Boko Haram Social Media Handlers

NJC Lauds Buhari For Accepting Onnoghen’s Retirement

Osinbajo Optimistic As 137 Amnesty Graduates Get Starter Packs

Apapa Traffic: Shipping Firms, Terminal Operators Give Conditions For Demurrage Free Days’ Extension

Ocean Can Sustain Nigeria Economy ‘ NIMASA DG

5G To Contribute $700bn To Global Economy

Ajaokuta Steel Equipment Outdated

SON To Collaborate With Nigerian Army On Vehicles Assembly Initiative

NNPC To Sponsor Education Of Late PENGASSAN Boss’ Children



Banditry, insecurity are failures of successive governments ‘Alarape, former Oyo Speaker

Senate Presidency: Ali Ndume, the right man for the job

EFCC: Transfer of Fayose’s case to new judge, CJ acted in error ‘ Lawyer

Senate presidency: Arewa youths reject Lawan, back Ndume

Elective offices should be made less attractive to strengthen Nigeria’s democracy ‘ Veteran Journalists

20 energy ministers, 2,500 delegates brainstorm as 21st Africa Energy Forum begins in Lisbon

Confusion rocks seaports as Customs implement new CBN exchange rate

How NBC reached truce with AIT over suspension

9th NASS: Wike, PDP Senators-elect hold marathon meeting, move to scuttle APC plans

JUNE 12: Yoruba Koya, VOR, others plan ‘Otoge’ rally to protest insecurity in Yoruba Land

Kogi 2019: Anti-Bello group storms APC national secretariat

UPDATE: Buhari signs June 12 Democracy Day bill into law

9th Senate: I am hopeful Ndume will step down ‘ Oshiomhole

Ogun gov lauds Assembly members over peaceful election

Security agencies able to protect Nigeria, Buhari assures

NASS leadership: Endorsement of Omo-Agege can cause disharmony within APC, Kalu warns



Abia police command declares killer-cop wanted

Four suspects paraded in Ekiti for alleged murder, robbery

Kolade Johnson: Inspector to face trial in high court

Senate presidency: Ndumes candidacy gives credibility to the contest, says Lawans group

Oborevwori back in Delta

32-year-old Ogundoyin is Oyo Speaker

Decision day as Ninth National Assembly elects presiding officers

Okorocha: CSO writes police on planned protest over issuance of certificate by INEC

2015 senate rule illegal, not fit for 9th assembly -Sen. Abdullahi

$4.7b capital boost coming for DisCos

NCC grants to varsities coming

LCCI faults SON over containers seizures on highways

Nigeria, other African countries generate $66.7b premium

AIB slams Air Peace, others on failure to report serious incidents/ accident

Gunmen kidnap mother, son in Ondo

I wont appoint people who will run down my govt., says Wike



6 lawmakers defect to PDP in Imo

Secondus: Presidency, APC arm-twisting N/Assembly officials

Imo CP orders investigation into death of 6 persons during traditional marriage

Centre inducts Aisha Buhari, Kudirat Abiola, others into Nigerian women Hall of Fame

Youths warn gov’ship aspirants threatening Bayelsa PDP

Recruitment: Navy warns against fake list, says yet to release results ‘ Official

Buhari to make first appointments after Democracy Day

NJC confirms Onnoghen’s voluntary retirement

NNPC will give full scholarship to late PENGASSAN president’s children -Baru

APC, PDP in last minute scheming to produce speaker in Sokoto

Wike appoints SSG, others

NYSC D-G decries dilapidated state of orientation camps across country

JAMB clears 15,490 candidates accused of cheating, releases their results

AfDB invested $1bn on African SMEs, others ‘ Adesina

NNPC records N174.62bn petroleum products sales in March

SEC suspends Oando’s AGM slated for today

Fuel subsidies, others costing FG N4trn

Nigeria’s trade balance hit N831.6bn in Q1

Huge investments needed in 11 DisCos to improve electricity ‘ TCN

Why peak electricity generation clogged at 5,000MW since 1999

Presidency, APC arm-twisting NASS officials to do bidding ‘ Secondus

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