Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, 9 August, 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

BLUEPRINT

Breaking: Red alert as Coronavirus cases, deaths worsen in US, more casualties in UK

APC’s Danbaba wins Nasarawa constituency bye election

2023: El-Rufai breaks silence, declares where Nigerian President ‘ll come from

NNPC signs pact with partners to resolve OML 130 dispute

Nigeria football supporters club celebrates Anyansi on his birthday

Breaking: Hours after sacking Sarri, Juventus appoint new coach

Osimhen reveals personal targets at Napoli

Tragedy as plane crashes, 16 dead, scores injured

PUNCH

It is cruel to introduce stamp duty on rent for masses now Sanni, tax law prof

How Delta policemen collect bribes with PoS machines Brutalised 54-year-old driver

Nigeria needs negotiations among ethnic groups, not restructuring Akintoye

Hypertension, sickle cell increase risk of a stroke Expert

Childhood cancer: A silent epidemic stealing Nigerias young

We still experience loss of taste, smell COVID-19 survivors

Experts warn of tougher times for Lupus patients as hydroxychloroquine price soars

Go to court if you think NBA election was rigged -Akpata

Edo: Were prepared to stop election midway if theres violence, says INEC

PDP members defect to APC in Dogaras constituency

Oshiomholes 2016 verbal attacks on Ize-Iyamu a lesson for politicians Osunbor, ex-Edo gov

NDDC, NEDC groaning under weight of corruption

NBA may break up if electoral fallout is not addressed Okutepa

There’s nothing unusual about pledging loyalty to Fayose Olu-Ojo, ex-PDP chair

FG refineries post N406.62bn loss in two years

Mambilla: FG releases N1.2bn for survey, sensitisation

My daughters husband visited us repeatedly before marriage yet abandoned her Saudatu, mother of Kwara woman with blue-eyed girls

Police covering up arrest, detention of my brother after seven months Sibling of NPA truck driver arrested at Rivers nightclub

Southern Kaduna massacre: Protests in Kaduna, Lagos, Abuja over 184 killed by bandits

Tanker drivers strike: Fuel scarcity imminent in South-West, says IPMAN

Kashamu dies of COVID-19, Abiodun, PDP, others mourn

Eleven govs storm Edo for Ize-Iyamu, PDP tackles Tinubu

North-East governors meet, ask FG to tackle insecurity

COVID-19: Public service and changes to achieve new normal

I wont support a northerner as president in 2023 El-Rufai

As Oba, I still perform surgery on my patients Gbegande of Ososa Ijebu

Military to receive more repentant ex-Boko Haram members

Fayose loyalists were forced to take oath of allegiance Atofarati, PDP chieftain

COVID-19 worsening drug abuse among Nigerians UN agency

Osinbajo visits Ajimobis widow, describes ex-gov as bridge builder

Businesswoman battles NDIC over N222m allegedly trapped in bank

Nigeria cant develop without womens full participation UN

FG to build shipyard in Bayelsa, begins feasibility study

I support reduction of my appointment powers in NJC-CJN

Tension in Osun temple as deposed priest tries to take over

CACOVID starts N23bn food palliative distribution to households

Kashamu evaded justice, couldn’t escape death Obasanjo

730 returnees arrive Nigeria from UK, UAE, Sudan

Buhari applauds Sokoto govt, Sultan on security

Nigerian elite influence appointments of judges Osinbajo

Beirut explosion: Protesters seize Lebanon foreign ministry

Abdulsalami returns to Nigeria after three-month absence

Outrage over Ivory Coast presidents third term bid

THISDAY

Uphill Task to Get Nigeria Producing Again

Translating your Winning Mindset to your Small Business Growth

Shoprites Proposed Exit and Expected Fallouts

Youth Mentorship Vital for Economic Devt, Says Sekibo

Lawal: Flying the 2023 Kite at a Poor Altitude

At NDDC, Its Now Contracts Distancing

How Big Brother Naija Corrupts the Minds of Nigerian Youths

2023: Biafra Agitation and Mischaracterisation of Ndigbo

What Were Doing to Make Pilgrims Commission Transparent And Beneficial to…

How PDP Governors Re-energised Edo Campaign Kick-off

SUN

Outrage as probes swept under the carpet gather dust in N’Assembly

What Buhari’ll do in 2023 ‘ Buba Galadima

Edo: PDP faults AGF security directive on pro-Oshiomhole lawmakers

Our challenges in conducting Edo, Ondo guber polls ‘Festus Okoye

Dogara’s supporters dump PDP for APC

APC approached me to dump PDP ‘Ortom

Governors storm Edo to flag-off APC guber campaign

British PM probes 300m Newcastle deal collapse

OML 130: NNPC, partners end dispute, target $510m revenue

Senate lauds Buhari for signing CAMA Bill

Gov Emmanuel resolves long chieftaincy tussle in Eket

Insecurity: Recognise Biafra as sovereign state now Uwazuruike tells US, UN, others

COVID-19: Sen. Buruji Kashamu is dead

MASSOB talks tough, says Miyetti Allah vigilante group in Igbo landll be dismantled

GUARDIAN

Oba of Benin says Palace remains neutral in politics

Reports about Lagos at par with global standards reportage, says Omotosho

Mother of 3 rescued in Lagos, gets employment from Ebonyi government

Justice as ancient balm that binds societies

Shoprite follows Kingsway, CFAO, Chalerams, out of Nigeria

UNIBADAN: Why merit should define race for vice chancellorship

NNPC to make N194b from new gas pact resolution

Bayelsa shortchanged in federal appointment, infrastructure, says Diri

Killers of village head, Immigration officer arrested in Nasarawa ‘ Gov. Sule

Senator Buruji Kashamu dies of COVID-19

Buhari’s endorsement of Ize-Iyamu wrong, group says

FG spends N14bn on CCT, school feeding in Jigawa within 29 months

Senate lauds Buhari’s assent to amended CAMA bill

VANGUARD

NAF commissions 114 medics, as President Buhari demands absolute loyalty to Nigeria

Senate President sponsors marriage of 100 less-privileged spinsters in Yobe

COVID-19: Lagos discharges 27 Nigerians, 5 foreigners

Exam malpractice: COVID-19 will check ‘giraffing’ among students ‘ Umahi

Mobile Police training school will enhance security in Nasarawa ‘ Gov. Sule

We’re on verge of crushing COVID-19 in Kano ‘ Ganduje

INEC inaugurates election result viewing portal

332 evacuees arrive Nigeria from London ‘ NiDCOM

Federal Character Commission: Okowa lauds Anaughe over appointment

Gunmen kidnap Delta council chairman

PDP Congress: Nnamani, others return unopposed in Enugu

Obaseki: Edo Assembly failed ‘coup’ cause of Tinubu’s bitterness ‘ PDP

Edo Assembly Crisis: Malami’s directive to IGP, a nullity ‘ PDP

NDDC Probe: PDP Reps split over alleged cover-up by Gbajabiamila

Trump administration sets sight on WeChat in China apps purge

Huawei to stop smartphone chip production due to US sanctions

Ramos feeling ‘bitter’ after Champions League elimination by Man City

Messi shines as Barcelona defeat Napoli to set up Bayern clash

Practice exclusive breastfeeding, Abia Govt official tells mothers

Enugu govt urges proper exclusive breastfeeding habit

Umbilical cord contains life-saving stem cells for 85 diseases ‘ Expert

Senate President sponsors wedding of 100 spinsters in Yobe, 200 more in line

Traditional ruler suspends chief, removes another over illegal land acquisition, disobedience

Oyo: Pandemonium as Customs officer shoots motorist in Iseyin

Crisis looms in lkoga-Zebbe Badagry community over new monarch

Human Trafficking: FG, stakeholders’ chart ways to change narrative

APC wooing me to return, but I’ll not leave PDP ‘ Ortom

Ask Tinubu to leave Edo alone ‘ Edo PDP

PDP Congress: Okowa commends party faithfuls over peaceful conduct as Esiso retains state chairmanship

LEADERSHIP

NAF: Championing Local Content For Military Wares, Others

Insecurity: Understanding The Power Of Divine Intercession In Warfare

PMB’s Charming Gestures To S’East Through Nigerian Army

COVID-19: Hold APC, Others Responsible For Spike In New Cases ‘ Edo Govt

Ohaneze Youths Back Gov Umahi On Call For Retention of Service Chiefs

NDDC Paid For Contracts Under Duress To Get Budget Approval ‘ Pondei

JUST IN: COVID-19 Claims Senator Kashamu Buruji

Lawan Sponsors Weddings For 300 Couples In Yobe

Malami’s Security Directive On Edo Assembly, Unconstitutional ‘ PDP

Umahi To PMB: Don’t Sack Service Chiefs, Increase Army Funds

TRIBUNE

BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap Warri North chairman, shoot driver

Kashamu used maneuver of law, politics to escape from facing justice, says Obasanjo

Ex-Ogun governor, Ibikunle Amosun, mourns over Kashamu’s death

Nigeria records 453 new COVID-19 cases, total now 46,140

We will not allow any group to subvert process ‘Okoye, INEC chief

Killers of village head, Immigration officer arrested in Nasarawa

Ize-Iyamu’s corruption case: PDP guilty with Govs Fintiri, Mohammed nominations ‘ Presidency

Buhari mourns late Rear Admiral Olumide

APC flags-off governorship campaign, vows to retake Edo

NATION

Enugu PDP Congress: Nnamani emerges Party Chairman

Over 1,000 PDP supporters defect to APC in Dogaras constituency

Flood: Over 500 South-south communities at risk this year NEMA

God used COVID-19 to expose poor health system Anglican bishops

NDDC: Pondei lists contracts allegedly paid under duress

Insurgency: Buhari commissions 114 medical officers into Air Force

Edo: State Assembly Speakers, others move against Obaseki, Okiye

Suspense over looming cabinet, security rejig by Buhari

Boy, 3, whose eyes were violently removed sees hope again

Edo 2020: 11 govs, ministers storm Benin as Ize-Iyamu kicks off campaign

Its incredible how little people know about the food they eat

398 stranded Nigerians arrive from UAE, Sudan Saturday

Kwara receives N100m from World Bank

Imo: 80 percent of things said about government is false

2023 presidency: Fresh hurdles before Ndigbo

Ize-Iyamus endorsement: Presidency scolds PDP for attacks on Buhari

PDP postpones congress by one week in Cross River

INEC: no plan to shift Edo polls

Kebbi First Lady urges rape victims to speak out

Ajimobi left us a guide and direction, says Osinbajo

DAILY TIMES

Chinese man dismembers wife body, flush remains down the toilet

Sowore Slams Pastor Tunde Bakare Over Silence on Nigerias polity

Eight dead as Police engage in gun battle with bandits in Katsina

Pharmacist dies during sex romp with prostitute

Edo: Oshiomholes personalised campaign unprogressive, disservice to APC Lukman

NASS working to strengthen Nigerias anti-graft laws Ovie Omo-Agege

Tinubu berates Obaseki over Edo Assembly blockage

Edo election: PDP, APC shift battleground to INEC

Health workers strike looms over COVID-19 allowance

3-Week ultimatum for Lagos State to improve welfare conditions Health workers

COVID-19: FCT overtakes Lagos in active cases

Senate president sponsors 100 less-privileged spinsters marriage in Yobe

Lebanon blast: Dutch ambassadors injured wife dies

NMA condemns disregard for COVID-19 safety guidelines in Zamfara

World Bank supports Nigerias COVID-19 response with $114m

Edo Elections: The Palace remains nonpartisan Oba Of Benin

Shagari appointed as head of RAYLF-AFRICA by Ooni of Ife

The priority of the FG is to ward off recession Yemi Osinbajo

Buhari approves Amended Companies and Allied Matters Bill

$1.2bn Azura Power Project: Did Suswams Committee goof

Governor Umahi opposes sacking of service chiefs

Edo: Provide security for 17 APC lawmakers Malami

DAILY TRUST

WAEC: Ganduje sets up 12 examination centres for boarding students

WAEC: Students, parents, teachers fear mass failure, demand extension

Ogun monarchs demand removal of LG Chairman over disrespect

We’ve been cut off from Rivers and Bayelsa ‘ Odual community

Lebanon: Judge orders detention of top officials after port blast

U.S. imposes sanctions on Central African rebel leader

Scientists develop new way to deliver more drugs through the skin

NCDC announces 443 new COVID-19 cases, as total infections hit 45,687

Benue: Moro wants Idoma governor in 2023

Nigerian Speakers condemn ‘siege’ on Edo Assembly

Edo Assembly crisis: PDP tackles AGF over directive to IGP

El-Rufai wants 2023 presidency zoned to south

Edo guber: PDP, APC clash over ‘plot to rig election result

DAILY INDEPENDENT

NIDCOM, FMBN Mull Diaspora Housing Projects To Boost Economy

Telcos, FRCN, NTA, Others Risk Service Disruption In Nsukka Community Over CSR Issues

Kashamu, Ogun PDP Chieftain, Dies Of COVID-19

APC, PDP Bicker Over Proposed Oyo N100bn Bond

Oba Of Benin Thanks Buhari For Endorsing Ize-Iyamu

Killers Of Village Head, Immigration Officer Arrested In Nasarawa’ Governor

Practice Exclusive Breastfeeding, Avoid Bottle-feeding Your Children, Official Advises Nursing Mothers

NEW TELEGRAPH

Chinese loans: Nigeria should learn from other African countries ‘Mailafia

Benue: The sorry state of Auke Police Station in Apa LGA

School re-opening: We’ve moved on ‘Private school’s teachers

More than 100 Boko Haram, captives surrender along Cameroon-Nigeria border

Ortom: I held talks with APC to dump PDP, but

Experts: Why rape of minors is increasing

 

 

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