Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines



Sowore: Saving Nigeria from dictatorship

Umunya monarch, subjects at war

Methodist Prelate to Buhari: S’East’s turn to produce president in 2023 not negotiable

Anambra monarch decries cult activities in Ogidi community

200 missing passports recovered, says NAHCON

Enugu community passes no confidence vote in monarch

Joe Igbokwe, 12 others make Sanwo-Olu’s final commissioner-nominees’ list

Awujale: No one should politicise my successor’s selection

Cheque transactions drop to N2.3trn in six months



NMA worried over FGs PHC project

Domestic flight operations rise by 2,022 in one year

We havent spent World Banks $1.66bn, says TCN

Gridlock end in sight, taskforce assures Apapa residents

Employment scam: NIMASA warns unsuspecting applicants

Army may rotate troops in Taraba, Adamawa

Dont plunge Nigeria into chaos Air force chief

Dont politicise selection of my successor, says Awujale

Primary: Dickson seeks separate hotels for LG delegates

Fleeing kidnap kingpin not our member YDP

Shiites: Injustice to one is injustice to all

When government is afraid of peoples power

Im working tirelessly to end Jukun, Tiv crisis Ishaku

Epstein death: Two prison guards sent on leave, warden reassigned

CSO urges further amendment of Electoral Act, Broadcast Code

Ill appoint a minister who knows about agriculture Buhari

Audit Ajimobis administration, South West PDP urges Makinde

Dont give a cent to anybody to import food into the country, Buhari orders CBN

CBN to auction N34bn T-bills today

Foreign investors acquiring insurance firms over recapitalisation

Network disruptions, failed transactions threaten agent banking

Be vigilant against Ebola, NCAA warns airlines

NAMA trains personnel in electronics

Group faults Danjumas silence on Tiv/Jukun crisis

Buhari, APC want Atikus 28,000 exhibits expunged

SSAUTHRIAI threatens strike over minimum wage

Head hunter, son shot dead in Kogi

Dont select moneybags as my successor, Awujale tells kingmakers

YDP disowns fleeing Taraba kidnap suspect, Hamisu Wadume

1 killed, 7 injured as Police try to rearrest fleeing criminals in Anambra

Lagos tricycle rider killed while fighting for right of way Police

Concerns rise over increased under-five mortality in Gombe

Ex-minister arrested on corruption charges in Mexico

UI imposes partial curfew on campus over security challenges



Lagos Warns against Alterations of Approved Designs in its Estates

We’re Not Owing Workers’ Salary, Says Abia Govt

Zamfara Organises Festival for Repentant Fulani Bandits

Kwara Won’t be ‘Mortuary’ for Abandoned Projects, Says Gov

Midnight Fire Razes 100 Stores at Benin Spare Parts Market

Buhari: We’ve Achieved Food Security, Not Doing Badly in Physical Security

Sanwo-Olu Sends Final List of Commissioners, Special Advisers to Assembly

US Introduces New Rules Restricting Legal Immigration



Why House of Reps hasn’t debated Ruga policy -Umeoji

Election tribunal: APC warns PDP against smear plot

Kogi: PDP tasks security agencies on whereabouts of opposition leader

CSO calls for amendment of electoral act, broadcast code

Ebola in DRC: NCAA warns pilots, airlines against flying sick, dead passengers into Nigeria

Power crisis: We are operating at N3trn shortfall, DisCos lament

PTAD pays N784.3m pension arrears to 502 retirees

Gov Mohammed disturbed by Bauchi floods

Crashing oil prices tighten liquidity on forex market

N100m World Bank aid for 10 A’Ibom communities



ECONEC vital for successful elections- Prof. Yakubu

Buhari explains why he stopped forex for food import

Zazzau Emir laments frequent cases of rape of minors

Sanwo-Olu sends names of more nominees to assembly for approval

Tens of thousands flee homes in flood-hit Myanmar as landslide toll hits 59

Price war in telecoms industry is destructive



State of the Nation: Convene SNC now, Afe Babalola tells Buhari

Obaseki is my brother, ‘rift’ created by people for their own interest ‘ Oshiomhole

Pensioners want PTAD to conduct screening exercise during dry season

Return Ngige to Labour Ministry, Pensioners beg Buhari

Stoppage of pension for political office holders: Why we’re excited with court’s ruling ‘ Pensioners

Bayelsa guber: PDP chairman’s alleged endorsement of Dickson’s candidate sparks row

We’re happy to celebrate Sallah at home for first time in 5 years, says Shehu of Bama

Herdsmen attack: A-bom CAN lauds Emmanuel over probe

Obaseki is my brother, rift created by people for selfish interest ‘ Oshiomhole

Murder of DCP Umar, Precious Owolabi, others must be probed

2023: Methodist Church Nigeria makes case for Igbo Presidency, laments marginalization of Ndigbo

Insecurity: President Buhari alone cannot do everything ‘ Emir Usman-Jibrin

ECONEC vital for successful elections- Prof. Yakubu

We’ve enough food, give nobody money for food importation, Buhari orders CBN

Edo modular refinery to commence operation soon, DPR to inspect 6,000 bp/d facility

You are a liar if you say Buhari is not doing well ‘ Joe Igbowe

National Unity: Northern Coalition accuses Tinubu of double standards

Obaseki not immune from CCB Probe, Prosecution -Mayaki

Kogi guber: APC stakeholders warn against substitution, alteration of delegates’ list

FG moves to reverse Benin Republic unilateral order on cargo transit route

Breaking: Three die, two missing in Lagos boat mishap

We are making progress against banditry ‘ CAS

Just in: PDP BOT Chairman, Walid Jibrin backs RUGA


Edo Modular Refinery To Commence Operation Soon

PDP Govs Condemns Killings In Abia, Taraba By Soldiers

Forum Backs Timi Frank’s Call For Apology To Jonathan

Minimum Wage: FG, Labour Trade Blames Over Implementation Delay

NNPC Mulls Turnaround Maintenance For Kaduna, Warri Refineries

Nigerians Spend N730bn On Sports Betting Annually

Gov Akeredolu’s Wife Trains 1,000 Girls In ICT, Solar Energy

NAFDAC Reiterates Plans To Phase Out Sniper From Open Market



Ebola drugs show ‘90% survival rate’ in test trial

Death toll from Myanmar landslide rises to 59

One killed, seven injured as police attempt to arrest fleeing criminals in Anambra

I’ll appoint an expert as agriculture minister ‘ Buhari

UI imposes partial curfew over security challenges on campus

Eid-el-Kabir: Kuwait distributes food items to Nigerians

Zazzau Emir laments frequent cases of rape of minors

Buhari orders CBN to halt issuing forex for food imports



Wadumes property seized as accounts placed under probe

Obaseki is my brother, says Oshiomhole

Civil Defence killer officer in detention, says Corps chief

Buratai to troops: remain resolute against insurgents

U.S. govt introduces new rules restricting legal immigration

Ebola: NCAA cautions airlines

NANS demands compensation for ATBU tragedy victims

Edo modular refinery to commence operation soon

Im ready to empower 2 million youths, says Ganduje

Dont make moneybag my successor -Awujale

Buhari to CBN: Dont provide foreign exchange for food importation

Ill fight for the poor, Buhari assures

Taraba killings: Leaked memo deepens rift between Army, Police



Police killing: Produce Wadume, DHQ orders Taraba battalion

TUC wants FG, states to enhance workers welfare, tackle insecurity

Ebola: FG advises airlines to exercise vigilance, step up surveillance

Controversy trails global physics award to Nigerian academic

Army deploys mine resistant vehicles for insurgency fight

Why I directed CBN to stop forex for food import Buhari

Military making progress against banditry, says Chief of Air Staff

FCT to experience disruption of water supply beginning today

Security: Ugwuanyi orders demolition of caves, criminal hideouts in forests

Boko Haram sacks 5 Brigade from Gubio

Buhari will take decisive action over policemen killing Presidency

Nigeria spends $54.6bn on importation of PMS, others

Planned demolition of 693 masts by NCC will scare away investors, ATCON warns



My rift with Obaseki created by selfish people ‘ Oshiomhole

Taraba Police/Military Altercation: the bigger picture

Robbery attacks: Ibadan varsity imposes curfew on campus

U.S. gov’t introduces new rules restricting legal immigration

Nigeria issues Ebola alert to airlines, calls for vigilance

NASSI partners US centre on best practices in MSMEs



Malaria Has Affected Over 5 Million People In Burundi So Far This Year

Hepatitis: Boost Access To Vaccine, Treatment Through Increased Investment, Scientists Tell FG

NGO Distributes Birthing Kits To Pregnant Women In Ogun Community

TRCN Inducts 1,348 Teachers, Lauds FCET Umunze Management

As Mothers, Others In A’Ibom, CRS Link Girl-Child Rape To Open Defecation

Poisons Emergency Response Centre Would End Drug Abuse, Misuse ‘ PSN

Stakeholders Decry Compromise Of Standards In Education

Our Husbands Accuse Us Of Promiscuity For Adopting Family Planning ‘ Lagos Women



National unity: Northern coalition hits Tinubu hard

Buhari orders CBN: Stop forex for food importation

The road block tradegy in Taraba

Taraba killings: Placing military under floodlights

PDP BoT chairman supports RUGA

Ndume tasks youth on self-reliance, nation building

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