Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Nigeria is missing out in deep offshore infrastructure boom

Oil majors are betting big on blockchain technology

Insurers require N271bn to meet new minimum capital base

CBN sees banks moving in right direction on new lending measures

Residential, commercial opportunities seen in Nigeria’s wasting public assets

Nigeria’s problems, mobile technology creates opportunities for innovations

10 things Nigerians need to know about Rwandan 1994 genocide

FG urged to leverage regional economic, monetary integration with AFCFTA

We will continue to sensitise investors on e-dividend ‘ SEC



Bauchi gov says Assembly crisis shameful as Reps panel visits

Herdsmen behead father, son in fresh Plateau attack

Soldiers on highways wont solve kidnapping problem

OAU to exit national grid by October, says VC

Eagles midfielders need tactical lessons Rohr

NASS members receive, decry N12.3bn welcome package

How human security neglect is tearing Nigeria apart

Why we installed frequency monitoring equipment FG

NASS: Appeal Court orders re-hearing of Ogun PDP petitions

Prioritise doctors welfare to curb brain drain

Paediatrician says fever, rashes could be symptoms of measles

Supreme Court dismisses suit against Wikes qualification to contest poll

South Africa probing xenophobic attacks on Nigerians, says envoy

Domestic mobile payments to reach 203 billion in five years Report

Chimamanda is good in English or good at English

SSANU, NASU protest grounds UI

State hospitals loss of accreditation frustrating medical internship

$652m needed to reactivate, complete Ajaokuta steel plant Audit

NNPC awards crude-for-fuel swap contracts

NCC remits N51.3bn to FG in three months

Electricity consumers wont accept tariff hike, NLC warns

Nigeria needs radical industrialisation, NECA tells FG

DPR warns fuel marketers against illegal gas operations

Inflation rate drops to 11.22% in June

Anxiety as transport unions introduce levy at Lagos ports

FRSC sets Sept 1 as deadline for trucks, tankers to get safety standards

Stop blaming us for your election petitions failure, PDP tells APC

Three herdsmen arrested for allegedly killing farmer in Ogun

Police parade suspected kidnappers of Daura district head

Nigeria will no longer condone xenophobic attacks on its citizens Lawan



Firm to Leverage Opportunities in Nigerias Pipeline Projects

FG Selects 205 Bidders for Next Phase of Gas Flare Out Scheme

Currency-in-Circulation Rises Marginally to N2.159trn

Nigerias Oil Industry Must Not Die

AfDB Approves new Financing Programme for Energy Providers for off-grid Power

Oyo Gov Publicly Declares Assets Worth over N48bn

Presidency: We Haven’t Given up on Leah Sharibu, Chibok Girls

Lawan: 118 Nigerians Killed in South Africa

We Demanded $30m Ransom to Free Buhari’s District Head, Says Suspected Kidnapper

Obasanjo Calls for National Confab, Says Nigeria is on the Precipice

Three Dead, Scores Injured as Three-storey Building Collapses in Jos

Supreme Court Strikes out Suit against Wike’s Eligibility

Insecurity: Redeem Your Image as Army General, Oyinlola Tells Buhari

Invest in Disaster Prevention Instead of Relief Materials, Govts Advised

Court Admits Atiku’s VCDs as Evidence

Guber Candidate Expelled to Save Party from Collapse, Says Sokoto SDP

NIS Commences e-Registration of Migrants in C’River

Alleged Sex-for-mark Scandal: Lecturer Denies Coercing Student for Sexual Exploit

NUJ Lauds Gbajabiamila, Wase for Appointments of Journalists as Aides



Ruga signifies arrogance, insensitivity on part of FG -Onyike

Alleged age falsification: Supreme Court dismisses suit against Wike

Atiku Vs Buhari: Tribunal accepts PDP, APC’s video evidence

Imo people rejected APC because of Okorocha ‘ Ex-SSG

Edo APC crisis: I’ll leave APC if Obaseki is forced out ‘ Charles Idahosa

Kaduna: Governorship tribunal fixes July 18 for INEC to call witnesses

Seplat’s $700m ANOH investment to address power deficit.

Why intervention funds don’t work ‘Chike-Obi, ex-AMCON boss

Nigeria, others to save $5bn transaction cost via PAPSS

Suspected kidnappers of Buhari’s ADC’s father-in-law confess

NAFDAC bans use of methyl bromide as fumigant

Nigerians spent N3bn in cinemas in 6 months ‘Report

Borno monarch returns home 5 years after Boko Haram sack

Insecurity: We ‘ll stand firm with Christians-CAN

Poverty, bad leadership responsible for Boko Haram, Niger Delta militancy -Oyatedor

Nasarawa Assembly urges gov to end insecurity

South Africa investigates killing of Nigerians

Global hunger on the rise ‘UN report

2019 Elections: INEC blames social media

Traders, council authorities on warpath in Delta

Edo residents in high hope as Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium nears completion

Protesting women demand peace in Cross River communities

Kano state Govt. vows to stop street begging

Shake-up as Army redeploys Adeosun, GOCs, others

Buhari doesn’t care much about governance -Odinkalu



Stray bullet kills cleaner in SARS, robbers clash

No plan to sack Super Eagles’ coach, says Pinnick

To allow RUGA is to surrender to worse fate suffered by Hausas

FG commits to curbing ICT importation losses, sector’s woes

Police arrest three herdsmen for killing farmer in Ogun

Insecurity has been tamed ‘ Buratai

Trump to congresswomen: ‘If you’re not happy here, you can leave

Insecurity: NASS supports soldiers deployment on highways

FG launches initiative against rejection of Nigeria’s produce overseas



New letter to Buhari on insecurity: Danger ahead if Nigerians resort to self-help

SMEDAN lauds Obaseki’s focus on infrastructure, education

Okonkwo institutes research chair on Onitsha Market at UNIZIK

Chibok girls: Presidency reacts to Sesay’s book, commits to release others

Two-storey building collapses in Jos

OAU set to generate own electricity’VC

Insecurity has been tamed ‘ Buratai

Breaking: Northern groups blast Obasanjo over latest letter to Buhari

Stop accusing us of killings ‘ Fulani leader

Olakunri : Be mindful of your utterances, Presidency warns leaders

Atiku’s video evidence empty says INEC

Listen to Obasanjo, PDP tells Buhari

Breaking: Arrest Obasanjo now, Miyetti Allah tells Buhari

Breaking: INEC, APC, Buhari blast PDP, Atiku, say video evidence against them empty

NASS supports Osinbajo on soldiers deployment on highways

We will amend obsolete Laws ‘ Omo- Agege

NSE: Investors net worth drop by N110bn

60 protest ‘unjust sack’ by bank, call for government’s intervention

Obasanjo’s letter to Buhari: We’ll reply when ready ‘ Presidency

Ohanaeze aligns with Obasanjo’s open letter to Buhari



3 Die In Jos Building Collapse

Presidency Faults Isha Sesay’s Book On Chibok Girls

Atiku, PDP Tender 48 Video Exhibits

Army Redeploys Lt Gen Adeosun, 32 Others In Major Shakeup

Presidency Condemns Politicisation Of Fasoranti Daughter’s Death

NERC Moves To Stop Arbitrary Estimated Billing

NCC, Stakeholders Partner To Safeguard Consumers’ Data

Inflation Drops To 11.22%

Seplat Targets First Gas From ANOH Project In Q1, 2021

2.6m Bank Account Holders Register For E-Dividend Share ‘ SEC

UK Parliament Holds Session On Bayelsa Oil Spills

4 Cheat Death, 7 Cows Killed In Ekiti Auto Crash

Court Jails Insurance Graduate For Impersonation

OAU Will Exit National Grid By October, Says VC

Edo Assembly Clears Six Commissioner-Nominees

Insecurity: Omo-Agege Backs Call For Deployment Of Soldiers On Highways

Alleged N7.6bn Fraud: Orji Kalu’s Trial Resumes July 22 In Lagos



Oyo: Seyi Makinde publicly declares assets worth over N48 billion

Sexual assault: Uproar as CAN declares support for Biodun Fatoyinbo during visit to COZA

Sesay’s book on Chibok girls a misrepresentation of fact ‘ Presidency

Olakunrin’s murder: Mind your language, Presidency warns leaders

NLC asks FG to sign up to UN commitment on ecological transition

NIPOST workers begin nationwide strike tomorrow

Why Buhari cannot revive Nigeria’s economy ‘Kaze

Be mindful of what you post online, ICT experts tell internet users

BREAKING: Nigeria’s Inflation rate drops to 11.22% in June 2019

OAU to begin power generation on campus October ‘ VC

I don’t see patriotism in Obasanjo’s letters ‘ Yakassai

Emerhor bows to pressure, withdraws appeal against Omo-Agege at Supreme Court

Police arrest three herdsmen for killing 40 year-old farmer in Ogun

Obasanjo’s letter: A dark cloud hovers over Nigeria, IYC warns

Obasanjo’s Open letter: Listen to voice of reason, PDP tells Buhari

Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia



Buharis lawyer to play video where INEC chair ruled out electronic transmission of results

Use governors security votes to pay ransom, says NBA

New NHIS chief to workers: work hard or get out

CAN didnt support Fatoyinbo for alleged rape

Lawan to South Africa: Nigeriall no longer condone attacks

Senate to back deployment of soldiers to highways

Inflation drops to 11.22%

Security, knowledge gap hinder cryptocurrency

NIMASA leads sub-regional regulator chart

Presidency faults Isha Sesays book on Chibok

Obasanjos letter selfish, unpatriotic- Yakasai

Bello has rubbished my legacy, says Ex Gov Wada

Delta APC crisis: Emerhor withdraws case against Omo-Agege, Ogboru faction

Convicted drug dealer forfeits N31m, vehicles to FG

Our shooting range not a threat to host communities- Army

Lawan to S/Africa: Nigeria will no longer condone xenophobic attacks

Four killed as suspected militia attack Tiv settlement



NAFDAC bans use of methyl bromide as fumigant

LASEMA calls for synergy in handling emergencies

5 notorious Adamawa kidnappers repent, surrender arms

9th NASS will focus on sectoral reforms, constitutional review Omo-Agege

Rivers ADP guber candidate accuses PDP of compromising witnesses

Insecurity: Nigeria hanging on precipice, disunity imminent, Obasanjo warns

Oyo Gov, Makinde publicly declares assets worth over N48bn

Updated: Presidential poll: Atiku tenders 48 CDs at tribunal

Show no mercy to bandits, others, Buratai charges troops

Further xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in SAfrica unacceptable Lawan

Only one assembly in Bauchi, Gov. Bala tells Reps ad hoc cttee

FAAC disbursed N2.494trn in 2018, says NEITI Report

FIIRO: Disquiet over alleged non-existent PhD certificate of Acting DG

AfCFTA: NANTS wants FG to increase trade portfolio for export

How external debts gulped N33.9bn from Nigerias States revenue allocations

We will continue to sensitise investors on e-dividend Uduk

TUC demands halt to victimisation, redundancy of Nigerian workers

Report: Nigerians spent N3bn in cinemas between January-June



Kogi gov’ship: We’ll match APC’s violent tendencies ‘ Ex-Gov Wada

APC will die in Edo if Obaseki is forced out ‘ Idahosa

Bauchi Assembly resumes, approves gov’s 10 advisers

Tribunal: INEC, Buhari, APC object as Atiku plays poll video

Ibadan Varsity unions stage protest, demand N30bn allowance

NAIIS: Nigeria closer to controlling HIV epidemic

Why methyl bromide remains banned ‘ NAFDAC

Avoid lifting heavy objects during pregnancy ‘ expert

NCC remitted N51.3bn to FG in Q1

Inflation rate dropped to 11.22 % in June ‘ NBS

Customs realises N7.94bn revenue in 6 months

Despite poor roads, trade at Tin-Can Port increased by 52.28% in 6 months

We’re instilling discipline in electricity market for privatisation to work

NNDC achieving mandate despite harsh times ‘ Chairman

Stanbic IBTC complies with court rulings, pays Longterm N2.5bn damages

FG moves to end piracy, robbery on Nigeria’s waterways

Nigeria’s economy to face headwinds if US-China trade war persists ‘ Expert

Dangote Refinery key to Africa’s economic transformation

Banks no longer need separate license for Wallet service ‘ CBN

Volume of unclaimed dividends still huge ‘ SEC


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