Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Insurers look to hedge underwriting losses as claims hit N160bn in 2018

Tugboat, security patrol vessel, jargon barges, crew boats to top demand in next four years

Race to construct Bonga South West FPSO tightens as 3 bidders emerge

Nigeria’s non-oil sector too weak to compete, says NICOP

Insecurity worsens as Shi’ites invade National Assembly, shoot two policemen

Sahara Power Group backs AfCFTA to transform Africa’s power sector

Bank stocks sell-off on CBN’s lending order may be overdone

A failing stock market imperils poverty reduction plan

New CBN target for MFBs means credit to SMEs, financial inclusion ‘ analysts



Reps fault Wike for calling lawmakers traders and merchants

Nigeria’s democracy embarrassing, insulting, says Taraba gov

PDP sets up panel to resolve Reps minority leadership crisis

Tribunal reserves judgement on Omo-Agege, Oboro suit

Ex-IYC President, Eradiri, joins Bayelsa gov race

Reps intervene in Edo Assembly crisis, set up probe panel

APC fixes N22.5m for Bayelsa, Kogi gov nomination forms

Tribunal suspends doctor for six months over negligence

INEC closes case in Adelabus petition against Makinde

PDP caucus will present one aspirant for Bayelsa gov primary Dickson

INEC meets VCs, says partnership with varsities must be sustained

Mark Nigerian crude to end theft, NOSDRA tells FG

Power distributors owe service providers N263bn

Customs generates N203.3bn in Apapa, N6.7bn in Ogun

Nigeria attracted $7bn deals from African Investment Forum AfDB

Shut borders to check palm oil smuggling, group tells FG

Nigeria adds 3.1 million new Internet users in May

Build indigenous capacity in mining, expert urges FG

Nepotism affecting civil service recruitment, promotion Report

FG pledges support for Nigerian airlines

FG expresses commitment to promote womens cause

CBN to introduce new framework on mortgage lending

Nigerian carriers, others record 2.1% traffic rise

Lagos gridlock: Successive govts neglected waterways, says expert

Reps intervene in Edo Assembly crisis, set up probe panel

Police recruitment: Successful candidates set to commence training soon Smith

Monaco rolls out #Huawei-built 5G network in European first

Ogun Customs intercept 29, 905 bags of smuggled rice in six months

Assault: Dont threaten me with suspension, Senator Elisha Abbo tells Senate panel

NASS invasion: Police arrest 40 Shiite members, hunt others for shooting two policemen

Buhari congratulates Nigerian writer, #LesleyArimah for winning 2019 Caine Prize



PTDF Offers Scholarship to 342 Indigent Students

NIMASA Tops West, Central Africa Chart in Port, Flag State Control

AfCFTA Will Favour Consumer, Industrial Goods Stocks

Wike Inaugurates Committee for Accreditation, Approval of Private Schools

Mele Kyari: We’ll Partner EFCC to Transform NNPC

Stakeholders Canvass Teachers’ Empowerment for Optimal Productivity

Tribunal Okays Nigeria’s Prosecution of Swiss Vessel, Crew

Buhari Approves Promotion of 2 Generals, 1 Lieutenant

Elisha Abbo Appears Before Senate Committee over Alleged Assault

Army Raids 18 Kidnappers’ Camps in Ekiti, Ondo

AfDB Wants Nigeria Industry Players to Explore AIF for Investment

Shiite Members Storm National Assembly, Injure Two Policemen

Niger Begins Devt of Bobi Grazing Reserve



How Police forced my child to flee Nigeria -Ishaku

Bayelsa LG poll: Confusion as court stops election

Rivers Assembly hails tribunal’s verdict on Wike’s victory

2023 presidency: Igbo won’t get automatic ticket ‘APC scribe

Ondo guber: Tinubu, Fayemi, Akande trouble-shoot for Akeredolu

Atiku vs Buhari: Witnesses disown Niger, Katsina results

Election tribunal: Buhari’s kinsmen dispute his victory at polls

African ICT Foundation seeks end to Illegal online surveillance on citizens

Why smartphone can cause major stress, anxiety in children

Tinubu tasks publishers to explore digital technology

Oyo bans illegal fees collection in primary, secondary schools

Unity schools: Appoint our member as education minister, old students tell Buhari

Senate to Buhari: Bring ministerial list now

Gunmen invade 4 Niger villages, kill 5

Flooding: Move away from river banks now, hydrological agency tells Kebbi, 4 others

Why Atiku’s supporters must mobilise against tyranny ‘Adamu

Local government autonomy must come with checks, balances -Eche

Why Sanwo-Olu should appoint Igbo to new cabinet -Ogbonna

Minority leadership: PDP insists on Chinda

Cabinet: Enugu APC may reject non-member as minister

Kogi guber: 20 APC aspirants threaten to work against Bello over indirect primaries



Magodo residents slam Ikeja Electric over non-issuance of meters, crazy bills

AFICT Fcanvass end to illegal online citizens’ surveillance

Whoever takes money for bail is a kidnapper, says Lagos CP

Senators blame rising suicides on bad economy, others

US court to decide future of Obamacare

UK’s Hunt says Trump comments ‘disrespectful and wrong

Trump derides May’s ‘foolish policies,’ ‘pompous’ envoy

Cross River Assembly approves Ayade’s N5bn loan request


Experts urge APCON to regulate advert, jingle on social media

You have no powers to ban a registered trade union, TOAN tells Anambra State Government

Edo councils share N3.09bn allocation in May

Nigeria can’t have quality elections without Vice Chancellors ‘ INEC

APC releases timetable for Kogi, Bayelsa governorship poll

Breaking: Reps mull motion to take over Edo Assembly

FG commences environmental, social impact assessments for Edo Modular Refinery

Who speaks for the Yorubas in the killing fields of Nigeria today’ (2)

Breaking: Abducted Rivers monarch regains freedom

Breaking: Another Nigerian, Obasanjo Owoyale murdered in Cyprus

We’re looking at producing solar-powered cars -UNN

PenCom begins verification of FG’s prospective retirees in Rivers, Bayelsa

Apapa Customs generates N203.2bn revenue in 6months



PMB Okays Promotion Of Generals Adeosun, Biu

APC Releases Timetable For Kogi, Bayelsa Gov’ship Polls

Automation Will Tame Corruption In NNPC ‘ Kyari

PDP, Atiku’s Witnesses Sing Discordant Tunes

19 Die, 7 Injured In Kano Road Crash

Shiites Protest: House Of Reps Adjourns Sitting

Ortom, Ishaku Urged To End Benue/Taraba Crisis

Bayelsa SSG, Okara, Declares For Governorship Race



Osun traditional rulers ready to partner Oyetola’s govt on security

Bayelsa guber: Race open to all members of restoration team ‘ Dickson

We need $1 trillion yearly to achieve SDG goals ‘ UN’s Ronald Kayanja

Buhari congratulates Arimah on winning 2019 Caine Prize

Gov Seyi Makinde appoints Vanguard’s Jide Ajani as Special Adviser

Reps minority leader crisis: PDP BoT wades in

Sex toy shop assault: Don’t threaten me with suspension, Senator Abbo tells Remi Tinubu, others

Ross Perot, billionaire US ex-presidential candidate dies at 89

UPDATE: Newly promoted Lt. Gen. Adeosun not Chief of Army Staff, says Army

Israel’s separation wall endures, 15 years after ICJ ruling

Two policemen shot, 6 injured as Shiites members invade National Assembly

I’ll automate NNPC systems to tackle corruption ‘ Kyari

Ban on fees, levies collection in public schools remains ‘ Makinde

Teachers welfare necessary to revive education ‘ Buhari

2019 election: Buhari’s kinsmen, others testify for Atiku at Tribunal



Edo hospital conducts first stem cell transplant

Buhari promotes Adeosun Lieutenant-General

More PDP aspirants join Bayelsa, Kogi governorship race

APC to hold Bayelsa, Kogi primaries August 29

Ondo re-run: Court strikes out case against senator, INEC

Netflix has acquired Mokalik, my other movies Kunle Afolayan

DBI: Over 54% of businesses suffer cyber attacks

Apapa Customs revenue hits N203b

Kyari: we ll automate NNPC systems to check graft

Senate tasks FG on water transportation

Senate to Presidency: were waiting for ministerial nominees

I killed my lover because she denied me sex, says suspect



Okowa assures corps members of security in Delta

Senate seeks UN probe of 9 Nigerians killed in Libya

Plateau: Group accuses Lalong of mapping out our land for Ruga

AIbom varsity donates 2 surveillance vehicles to police

Police arrest bizman over 12 year- old missing girl in Delta

Reps investigate Edo assembly crisis, sets up ad hoc cttee

NSCDC arrests fake optometrist in Adamawa

Oyo govship: INEC closes case in Adelabus petition against Makinde

Senate urges FG to tackle poverty as suicide rate increases

Delta to revamp moribund industries, others

2019 elections: Yakubu commends media performance, calls for implementable recommendations

Edo govt announces plan to probe contracts under Oshiomhole

US billionaire #RossPerot is dead

British ambassador who called Trump inept has Theresa Mays full support

Sheik Ibrahim El Zakzaky: Shiites storm NASS, injure policemen, burn cars

Presidential poll: PDP won Feb 23 election in Katsina, says witness

PDP raises 5-man cttee to settle House leadership rift

Senate recommends death penalty for rapists

APC govship aspirants to pay N22.5m as party releases timetable

Updated: Suspect implicates wife of man murdered with mistress in Lagos

Crude oil thieves are in for hard time IGPs task force

Serena Williams crushes Suarez Navarro to reach quarter-finals

NNPCs new boss promises to deliver national refineries by 2023

Currency war: Gwadabe wants FG to explore opportunities in global economic system change

Psychologists worry over rising rate of suicide in Nigeria

School expels four female students over lesbianism

Okowa Celebrates 60th Birthday With People With Disabilities



Atiku ‘won’ in Buhari’s Katsina ‘ Witness tells tribunal

PDP BoT constitutes peace panel over crisis in Reps

APC pegs N22.5m for Kogi, Bayelsa gov’ship forms

Oyo Assembly says 2018 LG election unconstitutional

Ministerial list: We can’t decide for Buhari ‘ Senate

Igbo presidency is not a right ‘ APC official

Makinde vows to punish head teachers over extortion

Nigeria needs huge private capital to close $3trn infrastructure gap ‘ AfDB

Tax Appeal Tribunal resolves 42 cases worth, $5.41bn in 8months

Don’t assent to bill to establish Forensic Institute

AfCFTA: ‘FG should address structural issues for Nigeria to benefit from agreement

Firm signs $350m financing deal to grow oil production, export

Apapa customs generates N203.3bn in 6 months

Sokoto governorship: Tribunal admits APC documents as five witnesses testify

Kogi, Bayelsa governorship: APC sells forms for N22.5m,fixes primaries for August 29

PDP BoT constitutes peace panel over House of Reps crisis

Onyema denies accusing FG of impoverishing Nigerian airlines

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