Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 8 October, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

TELEGRAPH

Boko Haram: Group raises the alarm over activities of international NGOs

BEDC unveils plans to give Ekiti consumers 67,452 prepaid meters

National Assembly moves against Obaseki

94m Nigerians live below poverty line ‘Oxfam

Cyber fraud: Invictus Obi forfeits N280.5m to FG

Untreated hypertension in pregnancy could lead to heart disease

We need home-grown solutions to tackle our challenges ‘ Buhari

EFCC arraigns U.S. citizen over $388.838 green card fraud

 

 

DAILY INDEPENDENT

WEMA Bank Staff Allegedly Abducted By Policemen

Video: Policemen Filmed Harassing Young Boys In Ekiti

Drug Dealers Set Houses On Fire To Destroy Evidence In Aba ‘ Police

Nigeria Has Not Achieved Potential At 59 ‘ Eze Ohazulike

ALBON’s Taskforce Hands Over 26 Parcels Of Cannabis To NDLEA In Anambra

I’ve Been Fighting Labour’s Cause Before I Became Minister ‘ Ngige

Discordant Tunes Over Aisha Buhari’s Whereabouts

Enhancing Women Participation In Politics 

 

PUNCH

Recruitment crisis: DIG seeks injunction against sacking by PSC

SWest govs pool 100 vehicles for regional patrol

Umahi orders arrest of party goers for blocking convoy

Teachers shortage hits Niger

Lagos gov honours DPO for saving robbery victim

NBA demands cancellation of Delta judges selection

Sanusi fighting for his life for unpopular opinions Kukah

Osinbajo leaves Nigeria for Norway

Kaduna torture home: Court orders remand of teachers

Agric, manufacturing sectors non-performing loans hit N159.24bn

FSARS operatives shaved my head at gunpoint 18-year-old AAU undergraduate

Customs continue raid, shut 272 car marts

FEC okays N700bn NAssembly increase in 2020 budget

FG opens October savings bonds

Anti-el-Rufai protesters storm Abuja over detained journalist

Over 94.4 million Nigerians live in extreme poverty

Govs confirm crisis in APC, states threaten showdown

Troops rescue three from Boko Haram in Bama

At least 13 women dead in Italy migrant boat sinking

Court orders forfeiture of convicted ex-NIMASA EDs hotel 

 

THISDAY

Dare Bans Federations from Operating Bank Accounts in Presidents Name

NEITI: Metering Can Reduce Volume of Nigeria’s Stolen Oil

Chike-Obi: Nigerians Require Sacrifice from Political Leaders

Buhari Seeks Global Cooperation on War against Piracy

FG Begins Sale of Savings Bonds

Trump Threatens to ‘Destroy’ Turkey’s Economy If It Goes ‘Off Limits

House Committee to Review, Investigate Privatised Govt Companies

Labour Calls for Full Implementation of N30,000 Minimum Wage by October

Again, Bandits Kill One, Abduct Four in Kaduna Community

Don’t Criticise Jonathan, PDP BoT Chair Tells Nigerians, Says Ex-president Saved Nation from Bloodshed 

 

SUN

2023 presidency should be for South East/ Middle Belt ‘ Gen. Williams

2023: It’s time for Igbo presidency ‘Sen. Bwacha

PDP primaries crisis: Court rejects attempts to delay Alaibe’s suit

Otti raises the alarm over plans by Abia to source $200m loan

Bayelsa guber:6,000 APC leaders, supporters defect to PDP

NSE: Oil-Gas stocks slip by 4.2% as investors lose N59bn

Court bars FIRS from enforcing VAT on goods consumed in hotels

Marafa seeks review of Sharia law

Adamawa Assembly approves N9.9 bn loan for construction of 2,000 houses

EFCC arraigns American for defrauding Nigerians

Man kills brother’s 3 kids in Aba

Troops rescue 3, destroy IEDs in Borno

Cybercrime: Court orders forfeiture ofN280m linked toInvictus Obi

Minimum wage logjam: Sign of an unstable state 

 

GUARDIAN

Buhari presents N11tr 2020 budget to National Assembly today

Breastfeeding for longer could help save environment from damage caused by infant formula

Drama, controversy as Falcons fail to qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Court seizes N315 million, hotel from NIMASA ex-DG, Invictus

Nigeria must innovate, embrace data for economic sustainability, say experts

Fourth UN peacekeeper dies after Central Africa chopper crash

Court bars FIRS from enforcing VAT on goods consume in hotels

Saraki asks Buhari, Senate to revisit sexual harassment bill

94m Nigerians currently live below poverty line ‘ Oxfam

Governors afraid of organising flamboyant parties because of EFCC ‘ Magu 

 

VANGUARD

Bank workers issue industrial unrest notice over casualisation

Nigeria ready for 5G ‘ Communication Minister

FG reiterates commitment to security, quality education

Saudi Arabia allows unmarried couples share hotel rooms

Teenagers arrested for having sex with corpse of 84-year-old in Philippines

Aim of the 7th Assembly is to add value to the system ‘ Abia Speaker

Russian President, Putin celebrates 67th birthday gathering mushrooms

Masari indicts APC leadership, warns against absence of coordination

Few Nigerians in five states, FCT, own majority of Nigeria’s wealth ‘ Buhari

Fight against corruption has no political, social or tribal coloration ‘ Magu

Proposed VAT increase will impact more on urban communities, wealthier population ‘ minister

FG begins sale of 2, 3 year savings bonds at 11. 244%, 12.244% for October

Nigeria stock market indices slump further by 0.45%

As we celebrate 59 years of nationhood

Boko Haram: Questionable activities of NGOs very worrisome ‘ Civil Rights group

Edo LGAs get N3.112bn allocation in september, as IGR rises by 21%

Taraba Assembly Deputy Speaker impeached

US Federal Judge rejects Trump’s argument of office immunity

Green card scam: EFCC arraigns American for allegedly defrauding Nigerians

 

TRIBUNE

N900m did not turn to paper in our custody ‘ EFCC

Buhari presents N10.729.4trn to N’Assembly

Huge population is Nigeria’s liability ‘ Sanusi

Gov Umahi appoints former CPS as SA on fruits and food market management

FG strategising to combat maritime insecurity ‘ Buhari

Why the police are not our friends

Nigeria stock market indices slump further by 0.45%

Border closure: Nigerians groan as prices of staple food items skyrocket by 65%

Closure of land borders will improve economy ‘ RIFAN

Sanwo-Olu honours police officer who saved robbery victim

Governors afraid of organising flamboyant parties because of EFCC ‘ Magu

Ogun raises N1bn to fight insecurity

Nigeria needs to set aside a day for national prayers ‘ Bode George

Court bars FIRS from enforcing VAT on goods consume in hotels

Osinbajo jets to Norway for Nordic-African Business summit

 

NATION

Three brothers remanded for molesting eight-year-old

Woman needs N1m for breast surgery

Police detained us for no reason

CJ: we dont have enough judges in Oyo

Court remands six Kaduna Islamic Centres teachers

Wild celebration in Bauchi as tribunal upholds Gov. Mohammeds victory

NASS vows to challenge court ruling on Edo Assembly crisis

School principal defiles twin sisters, impregnates one 

 

DAILY TIMES

Sex-for-mark: I am suing BBC for defamation tomorrow Ghanaian lecturer

Bauchi guber tribunal verdict: APC to study judgement, says counsel

Tribunal upholds Mohammeds election as Bauchi governor

World Habitat Day: Obaseki advocates innovative solutions to waste mgt

Court bars FIRS from enforcing VAT on goods consume in hotels

Why Obaseki does not deserve NUT Award Airiavbere

Minimum wage: No to retrenchment of workers

Buhari to present 2020 Budget proposal to NASS Tuesday Presidency

Nasarawa CJ threatens to sanction judges over sitting late 

 

DAILY TRUST

My battle with Lalong not over ‘ Useni

Governor Obaseki deserves second term

Dickson cautions security agencies against intimidation

Wada igniting violence in Kogi, APC alleges

Natasha Akpoti campaign posters resurface

Nigerians disagree with Okorocha, want pay cut for senators, reps

Kogi governorship: Natasha Akpoti debunks rumoured withdrawal from race 

 

AUTHORITY

Nigeria’s bourgeoning population fuels child malnutrition

Gov. Lalong swears in 23 commissioners, threatens to sack incompetent ones

ActionAid Nigeria tasks Youths on Peaceful Coexistence, Constructive Engagement

Decent Work Day: Uphold Workers’ Right, NLC Tells Govt, Employers

Show commitment in your legislative functions, Ganduje charges Assembly members

Allow NNPC takeover OML11 ‘ Host communities beg Buhari

Abia flood victims call for dredging of Iroyi river as Ohuabunwa donates relief materials, seeks FG’s intervention

Second Trump whistle-blower on Ukraine comes forward: Lawyer

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