Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Lassa fever kills 1,047 patients, health workers in 50 years

 That U.S. warning on $318m Abacha loot

We need stronger partnership between govt, private schools ‘ Proprietress

Niger moves to sanitise private school operations

ECOWAS leaders set up c’ttee on Nigeria’s border closure

Smoking increases risk of complications after surgery

Your investments are secured with high returns, Buhari tells investors

Ecological fund: Court discharges Aliyu, Nasko, PDP Chairman

NADECO, groups demand end to insecurity, seek electoral reforms


Akande replaces Lawan as APC reconstitutes peace panel

Again, gunmen raid Plateau community, kill three

Well free abducted children from Boko Haram, Buhari insists

Strange illness: Benue may test samples abroad

Buhari, National Assembly, Lalong mourn as Plateau Senator dies

Experts call on Buhari to assent Data Protection Bill

Cross River poll: 13 PDP aspirants condemn primaries, seek cancellation

1.4 million candidates register for 2020 UTME

VC laments poor female enrolment in Gombe varsity

NNPC has over $20bn assets, says Kyari

FG, electricity workers meet to avert strike

Oyo suspends 13 headteachers, others over illegal fees

Global stocks: Safe-havens rise on coronavirus concerns

Create enabling environment for liver surgery, expert tells FG

Nigeria earned N1.17tn from VAT in 2019 CBN

Corps member, eight others kidnapped on Lokoja-Abuja road

Your removal in national interest, Jonathan tells Waziri

87% of Nigerians poverty rate in North – World Bank

People should trust us with intelligence Police

AfDB, TEF disburse $2.5m to African entrepreneurs

China sends coronavirus treatment guide to Nigeria

Council bars unregistered freight forwarders from clearing cargo

Community policing: IG meets South-East govs Wednesday, police begin screening

Economy set to experience big boost, says HoS

Boko Haram kills 30 travellers as military closes Maiduguri gate

Gombe gov suspends revenue board chairman, members

Nasarawa CoE students protest prolonged workers strike

South-West governors may sign Amotekun bill on Friday

Fashola issues deadline to Benin-Okenne road contractors

Military bombs Boko Haram commanders meeting

ECOWAS raises panel to review Nigerias border closure

EFCC arrests wanted FBI suspect in Ogun

FG calls for ECOWAS single currency extension

Why terrorism is thriving in some parts of Nigeria Navy chief

Libya closes refinery due to lack of crude oil

Secondus, others in court over alleged contempt

Court bans teacher accused of sexually harassing 120 pupils

Malian president confirms negotiation with insurgents

Trump expects Coronavirus crisis to cease in April

Reps summon AGF, BPP over Customs seven-year unaudited accounts


Amotekun Law Ready in South-west States Feb 14

Again, Gunmen Kill Three, Injure one in Fresh Attack on Plateau Village

Buhari Pledges to Secure Freedom of Kidnapped Children

Port Harcourt Residents Move to Use Facebook as Unifying Factor

Niger Gov Urges Communities under Bandits’ Attacks to Fish out Informants

(Updated) Malabu Oil Deal: FG Arraigns Adoke on Fresh 7-Count Charge

ECOWAS Leaders Constitute Committee on Closure of Nigeria’s Land Borders

30 Killed in Boko Haram Attack on Maiduguri-Damaturu Highway

Gunmen Kidnaps Trader in Benue

South-east Govs Ask State Assemblies to Enact Laws on Joint Security Outfit, Write FG

Lassa Fever: Death Toll Rises to Four in Kogi

Nigerian Hospitals Now Mortuaries, Says Falana

Insecurity: Ohanaeze Vows to Defend Ndigbo in Nigeria

Unravel Local, Foreign Sponsors of Terror Group Now, Civil Society Tells FG

Strange Disease in Benue Not Coronavirus, Says NCDC


PDP blasts Lai Mohammed over $500m loan request for NTA

Akande heads APC reconstituted reconciliation committee

LG poll: Enugu APC tackles ENSIEC over candidates’ list

Kogi guber: PDP, Wada list 259 witnesses in suit challenging Bello’s election

FG, Australia move to develop ICT sector, others

Nigeria lags behind in access to climate funding ‘Britain

Train 7 construction, installation to be executed locally ‘NLNG

Libya closes refinery as oil blockade triggers $1bn loss

We won’t relent until all kidnapped children are freed ‘Buhari

Burkina Faso president heads ECOWAS committee to probe Nigeria’s border closure

We want Biafra not Igbo president in 2023, says MASSOB/BIM

Kanu’s lawyer asks army, police, others to withdraw from community for parents’ burial

Threat to haunt my family ranting of local coward -Abia C

Documentary uncovers tactics used by police, army, SARS to torture, kill Nigerians


AfCFTA could boost continental trade by $35b, says AFREXIMBank

Judge drags FG before ECOWAS court over alleged rights violation

Southern Kaduna elder tells panel how El-Rufai humiliated, jailed their leaders

Again, herdsmen kill three persons in Plateau

NAFDAC raises concern over drug insecurity

Over 100 US troops suffered brain injury in Iran attack: Pentagon

Army rescues three abducted students in Borno

Terrorism thrives if communities allow it ‘ Navy chief

Nigerians React To Naira Marley’s “Hacked” Twitter Account

Lassa fever: Plateau government cautions school cooks, head teachers

APC urges INEC to de-register more political parties

Court grants N200m bail to ex-Kwara Commissioner for Finance

Nigeria Air Force kill ‘Boko Haram leaders’ in Borno

Man Discovers His Gut Produces Alcohol Wheneve

Senate decries delay in completion of N155.48bn Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano road

Your investments are safe in Nigeria, Buhari tells foreign investors

Downpours to end Australia bushfires within days


Abandoned Corpses: Delta hospital to carry out mass burial

1,434,632 candidates register for UTME, DE in 3 weeks ‘ JAMB

Amotekun bill’ll become law on Feb 14 ‘ Fayemi

30 killed, 18 vehicles, houses burnt in fresh B-Haram attack

Malabu Oil Scam: Court grants Adoke N50m bail

Banu, ex-Kwara Commissioner for Finance gets N200m bail

Waziri’s sack as EFCC chairman not personal ‘ Jonathan

Ekiti Attorney General submits draft bill on Amotekun to Fayemi

Nigeria says ‘extension’ needed on West Africa currency launch

Jihadists kill, abduct dozens in northeast Nigeria

Police rescue 4 kidnapped victims in Abuja

Germany cancels hundreds flights as winter storm sweeps across Europe

Police arrest Ilaro Poly SUG President over alleged cultism

Supreme Court Ruling: We will continue to protest in Imo ‘ PDP

Four injured as aggrieve members disrupt Osun PDP stakeholders meeting

APC gives Ikpeazu 3 months ultimatum over council polls

APC urges INEC to de-register more political parties

5 APC Councilors dump party for PDP in Zamfara

NLNG calls for massive investment as Nigeria’s ranking drops to 5th globally

BMO hails Senate plan to probe power sector privitisation

$500m loan: PDP blasts Lai Mohammed

NAHCO’s Chairman’s mother released by her abductors

Bello suspends VC, Rector for disobeying directive on TSA

All kidnapped children by boko haram will be freed ‘ Buhari reassures

EFCC arrests Nigerian man on FBI wanted list over alleged fraud

2020 Access Bank Lagos city marathon was more than a race ‘ Wigwe

Army rescues 3 abducted students in Borno


Reps flag-off forensic audit of insurance firms

PDP rejects move to get $500m loan for NTA

Buhari condemns Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri

JUST IN: Bello suspends Kogi varsity VC, state poly rector

Powerful winter storm leaves at least five dead in Europe

Equatorial Guinea leader’s son fined 30m euros, suspended jail confirmed

FG to increase investment in research for irrigation infrastructure

Police rescue four kidnap victims in Abuja

APC drops Lawan, announces Bisi Akande as chairman, reconciliation committee

EFCC arrests another wanted FBI suspect with over N120 million benefit

Trump’s $4.8 trillion budget likely to get thumbs-down from Congress

N2.5bn DSO trial: ICPC has no case against us, NBC boss, others tell court

Coronavirus: Chinese President makes rare visit to patients, medics as death toll tops 900

JUST IN: Naira Marley’s twitter account hacked, Nigerians react

FG challenges permanent secretaries on strict budget implementation


No Lassa fever case in Bayelsa, says govt

ECOWAS pushes for reopening of Nigerias land borders

Southwest governors to sign Amotekun bill Friday

JAMB warns candidates: dont accept admissions not on our letterhead

Police talk tough as IPOB vows to attend Kanus parents burial

Buhari raises hope for Leah Sharibus release

Akande leads APCs panel on reconciliation

Abia pipeline explosion victims seek N3b compensation from Fed Govt

Zulum hailed for rewarding teacher

PDP knocks Minister over $500m loan request for NTA

Buhari unveils govts plans to attract investments in oil industry

Bello suspends VC, Rector for disobeying directive on TSA

Alleged N2.5b fraud: NBC DG Kawu, others faults ICPCs case against them

Coronavirus: China shares treatment guide with Nigeria

Adopt technology against spread of Coronavirus in Nigeria

Police arrest SUG President, others for cultism

7.5% VAT: Govt not creating extra burden for


Again, FG arraigns Adoke, Abubakar on fresh 7 -count charge

Akande heads APC reconstituted national reconciliation committee

EFCC arrests another FBI suspect wanted for $2.5m internet fraud

APGA chieftain writes Buhari demands arrest of ex-Gov Yari

Borno reopens Maiduguri-Dikwa road, 5 years after closure

Kogi election: PDP, Wada to call 259 witnesses

NASS to inspect ITF programmes, projects

Senate decries delay in completion of N155.48bn Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano road

Just In: EFCC files fresh charges against Ex-AGF, Adoke

EU agency warns of floods, droughts, fires due to climate change

Oil prices drop further as traders await OPEC+ cuts

SON shuts 13 steel coys over standard infractions

Pipelines vandalisation hikes by 94% in November-NNPC

NSE market capitalisation loses N154bn


Illegal fees: Oyo Govt suspends 13 head teachers, 3 others

China inflation rises as coronavirus disrupts supply chains

UPDATED: Insurgents kill 30, abduct passengers on Maiduguri-Damaturu highway

Israel blocks Palestinian agricultural exports, escalating trade spat

FG meets with electricity workers to avert strike


*Leave our country, protesters tell Iranians over alleged plans to instigate war in Nigeria*

BREAKING: Adoke rejects EFCC custody, prefers Kuje prison

Nigerian Army, Security Affairs interfaces with Social Media Influencers in Sokoto

Distress call to Igbo leaders, Governments and stakeholders on the security of Alaigbo!

De-listing of parties: IPAC expresses fear over Edo, Ondo guber polls

Ansaru war: Police arrest 3 terrorists


Mixed Reactions As FG Approves Two New Seaports In South South

FG To Partner Firm In The Provision Of High Speed Internet

Ransome-Kuti Memorial: Activists Demand End To Insecurity

FG To Partner Firm In The Provision Of High Speed Internet

Buhari Reviews, Reconstitutes APC National Reconciliation Committee

Gov. Bello To Build Modern Palace For Obaro Of Kabba


How US-Nigeria BNC raised hope of quick lifting of US Visa ban

Russia says Syrian air defence nearly hit passenger plane near Damascus

25% drop in PMS revenue, high cost of sales put MRS in N1bn loss in 2019

NAHCO profit increases by 431% in 2019 on cost minimisation

Eko Development Company makes history with Azuri Towers

FCMB shares gain for first time in two weeks as group announce N17bn 2019 profit


Your investments are safe in Nigeria, Buhari tells foreign investors

FG launches Gas Transportation Network Code, as reserves hit 200.79trn TCF

De-registration: Accord backs INEC, woos sacked parties

FG launches Gas Transportation Network Code, as reserves hit 200.79trn TCF

APC chieftain in kaduna tasks politicians to eschew blackmail

IGP sends red signal to terrorists, others

Forex: CBN injects $218.41m, CNY 18m into Retail SMIS

Para Power-lifting: Board suspends Uboh, declares her



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