Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, August 10, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

DAILY INDEPENDENT

DG APC Gov Forum To Oshiomhole: Don’t Destroy Edo, Kogi Like Zamfara, Rivers

When A Predecessor Declines To Concede Defeat

Legend Hotel Lagos: The Tourist’s Paradise

Prepaid Meter: Ikeja Electric Sensitises Customers On Registration Process

Ewi Of Ado Ekiti Calls For Sustenance Of Culture, Tradition In Nigeria

 

PUNCH

Iran lured my brother, El-Zakzaky into Shiite with money Islamic movement leaders brother

#RevolutionNow protest puts governments tolerance to test

10-year-old Benue minors tortuous journey into motherhood

I joined #RevolutionNow to protest hardship in Nigeria Osun septuagenarian battered by police

Non-performing committee chairpersons will lose their positions Reps spokesman, Kalu

My biggest worry is fulani invasion of our community Attah Aten of Ganawuri, Plateau State

Investigate sacked Cross River REC, PDP tells INEC

Saving lives is my principle cleric who saved 300 Christians in Jos crisis

Losing sight at two strengthened my resilience Omosah, visually impaired lawyer

Its better to have younger govt appointees Okeahilam, 36-year-old Imo commissioner

NCC marks 693 telecom masts for demolition

FG must fix Nigeria to drive investment Maduka

Tax evasion: Akwa Ibom seals Ecobank, Union Bank offices

World Bank disburses N477m to 42 Katsina communities

Revenue formula: Govs to demand 42% of federal allocation

Presidency: El-Rufai wants zoning dropped

Slain policemen: Reps demand enquiry, DHQ names seven-man panel

N1.23bn fraud: Ex-INEC chair, Iwu, gets N1bn bail

Sowore files 19-ground application to challenge detention order

AAC expels Sowore over anti-party activities

Drivers block Kaduna-Abuja Highway as police kill colleague

Tiv groups protest move to reopen Taraba varsity

You cant get federal projects without lobbying Senator

Collapsed bridge: Army, UBA, Bauchi support ATBU

Borno gov approves payment of N152.6m WAEC fees

Sallah: IG orders tight security, FRSC deploys 2,490 officers

Buhari urges states to heed flood warnings

Soldiers capture Rivers notorious cult member, Bobrisky

EFCC arrests Atikus lawyer, son for laundering $2m

FG denies closure of DR Congo embassy

Investigate Army-police clash, Reps minority caucus tells FG

 

THISDAY

INEC Strips Cross River REC of Powers, Functions

As EFCC Arrests Atiku’s Son-in-Law, PDP Accuses FG of Blackmail

Traders Shun Nigeria’s Crude, Scramble for US Grades

Ambode: I Have No Personal Links with Frozen Lagos Accounts

DHQ Constitutes Probe Panel on Killing of Policemen in Taraba

INEC Rejects Resident Electoral Commissioner’s Resignation, Says Due Process Not Followed

Kogi Governorship Primary: Court Orders Parties to Maintain Status Quo

Alleged Money Laundering: Court Grants Iwu N1bn Bail

Group Worried over Igbo Girls Trafficked to Malaysia

EU Sponsors 40 Nigerian Students for Postgraduate Studies

Two Sentenced to Death by Hanging in Ekiti for Robbery

BPE: FG Won’t Divest from Health Sector

Hand over Killers of Our Men for Trial, Police Tell Army

 

SUN

INEC relieves Cross River REC of duties

How bandits from Niger Republic invade Nigeria to wreak havoc

Nigeria, disaster waiting to happen ‘ Prof Okoko

Buhari has turned Sowore into hero -Gen Ishola Williams

North won’t recognise middle belt as separate entity

RevolutionNow: AAC expels Sowore, 29 others

Agribusiness: Firm links Nigerian farmers to $100bn UAE market

Eid-el-Kabir: IGP orders tight security in public places

Ogun: Police nab farmer five months after killing two persons

Alleged fraud: I have no N9.9b in any account ‘Ambode

Kogi APC primaries: Court orders parties to stay action

Insecurity: Rise up and defend your communities, Olu Falae urges Nigerians facing herdsmen attacks

 

GUARDIAN

With sincere leadership, Nigeria will overcome present challenges

Atiku’s son-in-law, lawyer in EFCC custody over money laundering

Alleged killing of commercial driver by armed security operatives provokes protest on Kaduna-Abuja road

Nearly 100 candidates in race to become Tunisia president

Police arrests kidnapping informants

FRSC deploys 2, 490 officers, special marshal in Lagos

Forex intervention: CBN injects $280.04m, CNY 28.3m into retail market

 

VANGUARD

Revolution now protest resumes August 19 ‘ CORE

Army Vs Police: Fmr CP, Tsav, sues for calm as presidency investigates shooting

Olowo-elect: I’m not surprised Prince Ogunoye emerged almost unopposed ‘ Ikubese

Obaseki, World Bank, EU review impact of strategy in fight against human trafficking

BREAKING: Hoodlums break into Michael Ibru’s grave

FG, Siemens electricity deal takes off December

Zamfara Government sacks emir for aiding banditry

Nigeria not military barracks, Buhari should listen to people ‘ Idongesit Nkanga, PANDEF Chair

Breaking: Falana files motion to quash order for Sowore’s detention

REC resignation: We are yet to receive Briyai’s letter ‘ INEC

EFCC arrests Atiku’s lawyer over alleged money laundering

Breaking: INEC sacks Cross River REC for joining APC

Herdsmen: We’ve filed suit in International Court, says World Igbo Assembly President

I killed a rival cultist to avenge my friend’s death ‘ suspected cultist

Mysterious disappearance of female Corps member ‘ Cynthia Amarachi

Nigeria is ‘not yet the rich nation it will be ‘ Fashola

Anthony Joshua v Ruiz rematch fixed for Dec 7 in Saudi Arabia

Breaking: Army captures suspected notorious criminal, Bobrisky

Bayelsa Guber: Gov. Dickson has no preferred candidate ‘ Hon. Agbedi

LEADERSHIP

$16bn Power Projects: EFCC Begins Probe Of Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Governments

Eid-el Kabir: Police Beef Up Security, Ram Sellers Decry Low Patronage

Ambode To EFCC: Stop Linking Me With Frozen Lagos Accounts

Alleged N1.2bn Fraud: Court Grants Ex-INEC Chair N1bn Bail

WAEC: Gov. Zulum Approves Fees For 24,323 Borno Pupils

Tax Evasion: A/Ibom Internal Revenue Service Seal Off Commercial Banks In AkwaIbom

 

TRIBUNE

Taraba incident: Army sets up joint panel to probe killing of policemen

BREAKING: Sowore files 19-ground application to challenge 45-day detention order

Taraba incident: Police demand whereabouts of suspected kidnap kingpin

Crazy’ things churches do in UK to attract youths

Terrorism: ‘They say we are cracy to remain in Nigeria

It will be wise for FG to release El-ZakZaky, wife ‘Ex-US envoy, Campbell

Bobrisky captured by soldiers, Gov Wike says

Summer School sponsorship: Osun students laud Omisore on support for education development

#RevolutionNow protest: Leave Atiku alone, face your woes, PDP tells Buhari, APC

Buhari sympathises with flood victims, directs NEMA to provide relief

Obiano to protesters: I’ll deal with any community tarnishing traditional rulers’ image

 

NATION

15-yr-old impregnated by dad dies mysteriously

Oshiomhole: Untold story of how DSS held him hostage for eight hours

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Saturday

Provide evidence of arrest of killer-soldier, IPOB tells Ikpeazu

10 easy steps to switch from Android to iPhone

Engage in productive activities- FUOYE VC

Protests: Face your woes and leave Atiku alone, PDP replies Buhari, APC

 

DAILY TIMES

Sowore files 19-ground application against detention order

Why environmental impact assessment fail in Nigeria Expert

FG says Nigerian Embassy in DR Congo not closed

Delta pastor petitions IGP, demands justice over viral video

EFCC arrests Atikus son in-law, another director

Ambode denies involvement in N9.9bn fraud allegations

Shehu Sani urges FG to investigate killing of policemen by soldiers, compensate families of victims

HURIWA, Ijaw groups blow hot over Sowores continued detention

Gov Wike places N30m reward on arrest of Bobrisky

Medical experts say Breast feeding mothers can also enjoy sex

Open defecation, its negative effects on environment, humans

ATBU sets up 7- man investigative cttee over death of 3 students

Over 60 dead, tens of thousands displaced as floods ravage India

APC worse off under you, APC Governors Forum knocks Oshiomhole

Court grants Iwu N1bn bail, remanded in prison custody

FG approves Thomas as acting NAICOM boss

NCC cuts telcos USSD charge to N4.89k per session

Crude Oil: OPEC hits lowest oil production in 5 years

 

DAILY TRUST

Insecurity: S’East governors ‘resurrect’ forest guards

#RevolutionNow: Sowore challenges detention order

Flood destroys 300 houses in Yobe

Enugu: FRSC to set up three mobile courts during Sallah

Recruitment: NDLEA urges applicants to exercise patience against initial rush

AAC berates Amaechi for using party to ‘foment trouble in Rivers’, explains Sowore’s expulsion

Kaduna Electric greets customers at Eid, says it’s open to serve during holidays

Forex intervention: CBN injects $280.04m, CNY 28.3m into retail market

Breaking: INEC sacks REC ‘for joining APC

Impeachment Threat: You’re bootlickers, spineless, PDP mocks Kogi APC lawmakers

Taraba: Tribunal to grants leave to APC for relisting of dismissed guber petition

Kogi APC primaries: Court orders parties to stay action

 

AUTHORITY

FEMA moves to tackle flood in FCT

Kuje chairman pledges support for health programmes

Peace Learning Centre holds 6th prize, graduation day

FCTA kicks-off women, childhood illness eradication plan

Former CP, Tsav sues for calm between Police and Army, as presidential committee investigates shooting of police personnel

Expert stresses values of orange fruit juice

INEC condemns Cross River RECs use of its premises to declare guber ambition

Nwosu condemns call for revolution

 

NEW TELEGRAPH

PABLO CASTRO: Nigeria offers great opportunity as an emerging market

Shocking video of soldiers’ killings: Please don’t kill me, policeman begged

IPOB: Killer-soldier not arrested

How Iran, Norway facilitated El-Zakzaky’s foreign medical trip

RevolutionNow: Sowore asks court to set aside 45-day detention order

 

BLUE PRINT

Breaking: Less than 24 hours order, Army arrests Bobrisky in Rivers

Mainz 05 pay Liverpool $500,000 loan fee for Awoniyi

DR Congo want Rohr, seek to lure German out of Super Eagles’ job

Updated: Truck drivers block Kaduna-Abuja highway, motorists stranded

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