Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 10 January 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Buhari has not helped Katsina to end banditry, kidnapping, killings State CSOs coalition chairman

Panel, Okorocha disagree over missing N6bn ISOPADEC fund

Presidency attacks PDP for speaking for Buhari, APC

Cattle thieves clash with youths, kill 12 Plateau villagers

Vacate buildings marked for demolition, Wike tells residents

60 persons killed in Rivers in 2019, AI alleges

Touts posing as revenue collectors nabbed in FCT

HEDA hails Borno gov for exposing bribe-taking soldiers

Borno spends N515m to take political thugs off streets

Gunmen kill PDP ward chair in Delta

Why President cancelled security contract in NEast BMO

Amotekun starts on shaky ground, three govs absent from launch

Elumelu mobilises minority Reps against electricity tariff hike

No plan to withdraw charges against El-Zakzaky Kaduna

Power generation hits 4,898.2MW Dont revoke our licences, Discos beg NERC

Bribery thrives in NIMC, officials fleece UTME candidates, others

Minimum wage: TUC gives states January 31 ultimatum

N336bn 2nd Niger Bridge fund intact, says Ngige

Banks deposits with CBN hit N3.17tn in nine months

Embrace IPPIS, Buhari urges ASUU, promises better funding

Flight delays increase as harmattan haze hits airports

DPR, NSCDC tackle illegal gas retailers in Kaduna

Customs generate N1.34tn, surpasses target by N403bn

NUC scraps mass comm in varsities

Border closure a blessing, says cooperative federation

DSS arraigns Umahis aide, others for attempted fraud

KEDCO charges customers to report electrical faults

Air Peace expands operations to Warri

Patronage of Nigeria-made products still low, say manufacturers

Stop discriminating against physically-challenged, says Sanwo-Olu

FG begins exit programme for N-Power beneficiaries

Reps write MDAs, demand monthly revenue performance report

Ile-Arugbo: Court fixes Sarakis suit for January 15

FG reconstitutes CAC board

Obaseki orders prosecution of ex-LGA bosses accused of corruption

Dozens killed by heavy rain in Angola

Operation Amotekun: Dont betray South-West, Ooni tells personnel

No intention to withdraw charges against El-Zakzaky Attorney General


Airlines Investigate Price Fixing at Lagos Airport

Nigeria Ranked 110 in Global Logistics Performance Index

Steer Clear of APCs Internal Affairs, Presidency Warns PDP

FG Prohibits Exclusivity Rights in Sports Broadcasting

Mimiko: Recycled Politicians Cant Get Nigeria out of Woods

Stakeholders Seeks Review of Gas Prices to GenCos

FG Directs NBC to Implement Measures on Hate Speech, Others

Investors Stake N7.4 Billion on 693.2m Shares at Stock Market

Equities Investors Excited as Market Gains N471bn in Three Days

FG Currently Reviewing Agricultural Policy, says Minister

FG Urged to Invest in Agri-tech to Increase Productivity


Igbo presidency, restructuring ‘ll end Biafra struggle ‘Onukwue, National President, ASATU

Constituency Projects put Reps, ICPC on warpath

APC sets up rerun committee for Imo

Rodgers laments Ndidi’s absence in Cup semifinal

Okorocha hits back at Ihedioha, alleges PDP grounded ISOPADEC

PDP biggest obstacle to good governance ‘Presidency

Ugwuanyi appoints Nollywood actress, Rachael Okonkwo as Ambassador on Youth Development

Eko Atlantic City to put Nigeria among 20 economic power ‘Frame

Growth in developing economies, emerging markets to hit 4.1% ‘ W’Bank

Border closure: Ogun lawmaker laments extortion, soaring prices

Nigeria to lose N350m daily as international flights divert to Accra, Cotonou ‘Expert

FG doing everything within the law to support foreign investors, says Minister

Buhari overrules Power Minister again, reinstates NBET MD

Borno engages 2,862 youths in environmental, social protection scheme

El-Zakzaky’s fate in court’s hand, says Kaduna A-G

Court remands NCAC DG, Runsewe, in prison for contempt

Navy rescues 3 expatriates, as pirates flee with bullet wounds

Delta commits N100m to fight HIV

APC crisis: Oshiomhole absent at Auchi Day

8 feared dead as car rams into market in Cross River


El-Zakzaky’s fate is in court’s hands, says Kaduna attorney-general

Court sentences DG of NCAC, Runsewe for contempt

Army reopens Yobe markets after Boko Haram attacks

Again, gunmen kill 13 persons in fresh Plateau attack

Factional crisis in Cross River APC threatens LG polls

PDP, biggest obstacle to good governance, says Presidency

Dozens killed by heavy rain in Angola

African man’ arrested in UAE with $90, 000 worth of diamond in stomach


Govt’s inaction has turned Rivers to killing field ‘ Amnesty

British lawmakers finally approve historic Brexit deal by 330 to 231

We’ll position universities to produce quality graduates ‘ Buhari

PDP, biggest obstacle to good governance ‘ Garba Shehu

I am still the Kano PDP Chairman, Sulaiman Bichi declares

FG reconstitutes new board of CAC, appoints Chairman

Sanwo-Olu charges state teachers to take jobs seriously

IPPIS: Over 70% of ASUU members have enrolled ‘ FG

EKSU Medical students beg Fayemi to sustain accreditation status

ABU: JAMB promises change of school for candidate allegedly denied Medicine course

PENGASSAN to Chevron: Respect workers’ demands

Amotekun: We’ll defend southwest against aggression ‘ Professor Akintoye


Buhari condemns attack on Plateau community

Why I was always posted to crisis-prone states ‘Apapa

Breast cancer patient needs N2Million for treatment ‘ Calls on Nigerians for help

We have only 275 lawyers in Police legal department, CP laments

PHCDA will revolutionise primary health care in Kogi ‘ Dr Yakubu

Why British Airways diverted to Accra airport ‘ FAAN

Reps mull legislation on life insurance for NYSC members

Presidency to PDP: Stop meddling in Buhari, APC affairs

Four catholic seminary students kidnapped in Kaduna


JAMB wades in admission row, orders ABU to offer girl Medicine

ASUU insists on no to payroll enrollment

N8.5 billion to be spent on Enugu airport, Reps told

N6b ISOPADEC fund: Okorocha dares Ihedioha to probe him

Governors: Amotekun not a parallel security outfit

Gas explosion: KEPA seals 87 illegal outlets in Kaduna

Calabar Carnival ends decade with spectacular shows

Nigerian equities rally N1.23tr gains in six days

DSS arraigns 3 persons for attempting to defraud Ebonyi Governor

PDP has become an obstacle to good governance Presidency

Nigeria will gain a lot from $600m steel Plant GMD

Dangote to diversify investments over naira risks

10 herdsmen arrested in Benue for opening grazing

Why we established Amotekun, by South West Govs

Youths chase Obasekis aide out of Oshiomholes residence


US believes Iran military accidentally shot down Ukraine airliner

Senate will recieve Trump impeachment articles soon- Pelosi

2020: Well utilise Federal allocations, IGR judiciously- Agege Council chairman

8 die, 927 persons rescued in 572 fire incidents in Sokoto

MOSOP leadership crisis deepens, as 2 factions emerge

Bandits kill 4, abduct 20 others in Niger community

Plans to sack Benue APC chairman thickens

I will use technology to enhance public service delivery-Buhari

Obaseki orders prosecution of council chairmen sacked over corruption allegations

Supreme Court Verdict: I cannot do it alone Okowa

Assault: Absence of Sen. Abbo, prosecution counsel stall trial in Zuba Court

Ex-lawmaker, 2 aides found dead, burned inside car

PDP, biggest obstacle to good governance, says Presidency

IGP pledges to prioritise welfare of police lawyers

FGll position varsities to produce quality graduates Buhari

FG appoints new Registrar-General for CAC

FG prohibits exclusivity rights in sports broadcasting

PPPRA records 18bn PMS importation in one year

MTN Group assets sale hit N357bn in 2019

Ndidi sidelined till February with knee injury

Respect Nigerian workers demands, PENGASSAN tells Chevron

Diversifying economy will boost investors confidence- CIBN chief


PDP biggest obstacle to good governance ‘ Presidency

INEC: APC won’t participate in Niger rerun poll ‘ INEC

Exclusion: CPN takes INEC to Supreme Court

Put your house in order before 2023, Ex-minister advises APC

PDP, biggest obstacle to good governance, says Presidency

I’m yet to speak with my kidnapped wife, daughter

600 rice farmers to commence dry season farming in FCT

Police nab 14 suspects for extortion, assault on revenue collectors

FG to ASUU: Encourage your members to enrol on IPPIS

Border closure: Ogun legislator laments hiked prices, alleged extortion

We lost 80 members over blood shortage, says Kano sickle cell association

Customs generates N1.3tr, exceeds target by N404bn

Consumers predict rise in inflation in 2020 ‘ CBN

Kaduna Electric seeks judiciary’s support to tackle energy theft

ACPN drags INEC to Supreme Court over exclusion in Kogi, Bayelsa elections

Customs generates N1.3tr in 2019, exceeds target by N404bn

FG recalls suspended NBET MD as minister submits panel report

APC won’t participate in Niger rerun election

Extreme weather forces foreign airlines to divert flights to Ghana, Benin Republic

FG, aviation unions may clash over FAAN amendment Bill

NNPC imported 18bn litres of PMS in 2019 ‘ PPPRA

CBN retains banks’ deposits ratio at 65%, gives incentive lending on SMEs


Leadership crisis rocks Kano PDP as two Excos emerge

Adamawa Set for Zonal Elimination for team sports in Maiduguri ‘ Director of Sports

Ugwuanyi and the transformation of Enugu as Africa’s Dubai

Position of Enugu state Chairman of APC is still pending in Court, says A.C.Ude

ACP Imam resumes as new EFCC Zonal Head in Port Harcourt office

Unknown gunmen kill 13, as Gov. Lalong vows to punish perpetrators

Kano anti-graft Commission recovers N256m in 2019


Review Nigerian Universities’ Curricular- Deji-Folutile

LASU VC Savours NASU Support, Expresses Deep Gratitude To Staff, Management

Buhari Summons Minister, NNPC GMD Over Global Oil Crisis

NGO Tasks FG, States To Celebrate Hardworking, Exemplary Youths

JAMB, WASCCE: Desperate Students Besiege NIMC Offices As Registration Commences Monday

Tinubu’s Presidential Ambition Will Split APC ‘ Awe


Rape: I deserve to die, says suspect

Nigerians to pay more as Saudi alters Hajj fares dynamism

Contempt: Court orders remand of Runsewe in Kuje Prison

Sanwo-Olu unveils 252 first eco-friendly estates

Ohanaeze hails Miyetti Allah over ban of night grazing

NSE lists BUA Cement’s 33.864bn shares


Buhari condemns gunmen attack on Plateau community

Supreme Court upholds Ikpeazu, Ishaku, Bello, Okowa’s election

Buhari can’t decide his successor-PDP

Several PDP members defect to APC in Zamfara

U.S. ‘ll partner Nigeria to reduce extreme poverty, promote peace -USAID Director

Buhari can’t decide his successor-PDP

Lagos APC elects new secretary, spokesperson


Tambuwal donates N 6m to Qur’an recitation winners

Man bags 3- month jail for house- breaking

Gov Sule to patronise ex-servicemen for effective service delivery

Police’s absence stall Nigerian Senator’s assault trial

NSCDC arrests lady for dumping newborn baby in a sack

Mechanic in court for allegedly stealing N20,000, 2 cell phones

Runsewe remanded in prison for defying court order

Oba of Benin’s visit’ll enhance our unity ‘ Obong of Calabar

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