Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, 3 October, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


IBB, Other Past Military Rulers Alive Must Apologise To Nigerians ‘Sagay

Atiku Remains Solution To Myriad Of Nigeria’s Problems ‘ Kalu

Lawmaker Stresses Need For Cordial Executive/Legislature Relations

How We Are Tackling Security Challenges In South West’ Akeredolu

Why Exporters Shun N13bn Facility At NEXIM Bank

Saudi Arabia Attack: OPEC Oil Output Tumbled In 16 Years



Kogi Guber: PDP seeks redeployment of CP, REC

Rivers Guber : AAC urges tribunal to dismiss own petition

We’re embarrassed when lawmakers visit MDAs ‘ Na’Abba

At 59 Nigeria has failed in healthcare delivery ‘ Seadogs

PDP congratulates new Bayelsa Speaker

PDP kicks as Buhari moves to return toll gates



Solicitor General asks magistrates to monitor detention centres

Akume appeals tribunals judgment on senatorial poll

Women lawyers want stricter law against rape

N27bn Senate president, Speaker, others houses remain uncompleted

Senate bill imposes tax on GSM, cable TV subscribers

Adamawa ex-civil servants protest unpaid salary

Gunmen raid Rivers community, kidnap two

Nigeria @ 59: The mockery of true freedom

Troops defuse bombs, rescue 51 Boko Haram captives

Have regular checkups, UBTH CMD tells elderly people

Tribunals uphold Lalong, Ganduje, Tambuwals elections

N2.5bn NBC fraud: Lai Mohammeds absence stalls trial

$9.6bn judgment: FG orders lawyers to appeal $200m security deposit

Ill remain loyal to Buhari, says Osinbajo

Lawan seeks ban of police, soldiers from trains

Sanwo-Olu to tackle traffic congestion with ICT

Nigeria loses $2.7bn annually to illegal fishing, piracy

Terminal operator seeks more patronage of Calabar port

My AK-47, pistol for protection, says herdsman

PPP projects: Aisha Buhari, AfDB condemn women neglect

Bayelsa/Kogi polls: Dont disgrace us, ASUU warns members

Ajaokuta needs rail line, seaport to thrive Russia

CRiver APC gov candidate makes a U-turn on appeal

Ikeja Disco to invest N105bn in power network

NDDC Reps committee tours Bayelsa abandoned projects

IPMAN threatens to shut CRiver, AIbom petrol stations

Well facilitate gas supply to 215MW Kaduna plant FG

Unpaid salaries: Aggrieved LAUTECH workers lock out staff

NPA, BUA differ on seaport terminals closure

FG returns tollgates, approves N46bn for roads

Migrating repentant Fulani bandits cause panic in Zamfara

QC: FG plans ambulances for 104 unity schools

Customs collect N5bn daily during border closure Ali

Obaseki sacks 250 special assistants, other aides

Brent crude continues price fall, drops to $57.71

Bridge collapse: Ekiti most neglected, says Afe Babalola

Nigeria, Norway collaborate on power sector expansion

Ogoni clean-up: No to land farming, again

Some church leaders embarrassing us Christian group

Police uncover another baby factory in Lagos, rescue pregnant girls



Digital Technologies Revolutionising Global Devt, Says UNDP Chief

Plateau to Tackle Water, Sanitation Challenges with N27bn, Says Lalong

Telecoms Still Battling with Multiple Taxation

UNDP, Sahara Group Target Energy Access to 10m Households

Group Urges FG to Pay Pension Arrears

Forensic Investigators to Establish Academy for Financial Fraud Detection

Invest in Your State, Wike Charges Rivers Indigenes

FG Moves to Address Insecurity Issues of Unregistered SIM Cards

CBN to Curb Piracy with Digital Payment Options

Bayelsa Guber: Dickson, PDPs Rigging Plan will Fail, Nabena Alleges

The Government in Kogi State Today is Known for Extreme Violence

Politicians in Nigeria see Politics as a Platform to Make Ends…

Dangote Empowers 106,000 Women in Four States

Rape Cases in Africa Alarming, Says FIDA

Bill Proposes 9% Communication Service Tax

House to Exercise Full Legislative Oversight on MDAs as Gbajabiamila Inaugurates 105 Committees

Middle Belt Holds Praise Festival for Emancipation of Region

Police Rescue Seven Pregnant Girls in Lagos

FEC Okays N15.7bn for Completion of Ibadan-Lagere-Ilesa, Suleja’Minna’Abata Roads

DSS Confirms Maina’s Arrest, Says Son Pulled a Gun on Operatives



Xenophobic attacks: My ugly experience in South Africa ‘Adama, Nigeria’s Consul-General

Xenophobic attacks: No statement yet on compensation of victims ‘Moroe, SA Acting High Commissioner

Make Onitsha Inland Port functional, APC youths task Muoghalu

No attempt to down grade Osinbajo’s influence ‘APC

PDP warns Presidency, APC over alleged third term plot

SMEs contribute $850bn to bank revenue ‘Report

Lagos disburses N1.55bn to 287 retirees

Troops kill 2 insurgents, rescue 51

35 bandits surrender arms in Niger

7 pregnant girls found wandering in Lagos

Cultists murder cop, another, seize rifles in Abia

Igbo car dealers decry Customs clampdown in Lagos

Land dispute: Police avert bloodbath in Enugu

Niger Republic president, others praise Jonathan



How to rid illegal outlets distributing unsafe medicines, by ACPN

59 years after, stock market still bogged down by neglect, crisis of confidence, illiquidity

Terminal decommissioning puts N400 million investment, jobs at risk

Arewa youths urge Nigerians to disregard ‘false’ reports on Osinbajo

Pregnant girls, 13-year-old flee another baby factory

FRSC commences nationwide clampdown on motorcycles, tricycles without number plates

Impeachment fight escalates as Trump calls probe a ‘coup



Dozen killed as unlicensed mine collapses in DRC

Iran women married to foreigners can pass citizenship to children

Three killed as Iraq protests turn violent, spread nationwide

Saudi Prince trying to dodge blame for Khashoggi killing ‘ Report

U.S. withholds U.N. aviation dues, calls for whistleblower protections

Trump’s approval climbs to highest level of 2019 amid impeachment inquiry

$9.6bn Judgment Debt: FG details shady deals of P&ID

CSOs kick as FG moves to reintroduce tollgates on federal highways

Crisis looms as Labour rejects FG’s offer on Consequential Adjustment

Nigeria losing huge revenue to poor access roads at the ports ‘ Labour leaders

Group lauds Army on spiritual warfare seminar to defeat Boko Haram

P&ID Case: FG to appeal $200m conditional award for stay of execution

NBA chairman tasks members on regular medical check up

EFCC arrests 3 over N7 million SIM swap fraud

EFCC detains, grills Maina over N2bn contract scam

Your third term bid is a very dangerous game, don’t play it, PDP warns Buhari Presidency, APC

Maina’s son pulled out pistol to prevent arrest ‘ DSS

Nigeria’s insecurity rate lowest ‘Omo-Agege



Cholera outbreak claims 100 lives in Bauchi ‘ NGO

Again, commuter bus plunges into River Ososa

Zulum approves N26m for Borno students in Saudi

Landborder will remain closed ‘ Ali tells NASS

Minimum wage: We can’t guarantee industrial peace beyond 16 October ‘ NLC, TUC

World Bank put Nigeria’s external debt at $46.238bn by 2018

Senate proposes communication service tax, may reject VAT increase

Stop playing politics with insecurity, Omo-Agege tells politicians

DSS confirms Maina’s arrest, says 20-year-old son resisted his arrest with a gun

Korea hands over $15m ultramodern school to FCTA

I’ll train all my students to become innovators ‘ Precious Cornerstone University VC

How FG owed Unity Schools’ teachers over N10bn salary arrears, allowances

IOCs bleeding Nigeria to death, Senate cries out

Nigeria, others may lose 20m MT of maize annually to Army worm ‘ Scientist

Air Peace begins flights to Warri

Delta Airlines to invest $2m on biofuel production

PDP rejects moves to return toll gates on highways

P&ID: Nigeria wins 5 grounds of appeal against $9.6bn judgement ‘ Lai Mohammed

PDP congratulates Tambuwal, rejects tribunal verdicts in Plateau, Kano

FG appoints APC national auditor as NIWA MD

Xenophobia: Another 400 Nigerians ready to leave South Africa ‘ Diaspora Commission



Western Naval Command to illegal operators: steer clear

Ohanaeze youths to Customs: stop extorting traders

Council primaries: Ekiti APC aspirants, reject imposition

Southwest governors proactive about security challenges, says Akeredolu

Stop visiting MDAs for favour, Umar Naabba tells lawmakers

Lawan seeks arrest, prosecution of foreign illegal miners

2020 Budget: Buhari to chair extra-ordinary FEC Saturday

NUT demands 65 year retirement age

Xenophobia: Oyo receives 32 returnees, gives N30,000 each

INEC fixes October 26 for Katsina bye-election



Another bus, with passengers plunges into Ososa river in Ogun

Ember Months: Army Sustains Operational Activities Nationwide

Navy arrests 4 suspects for allegedly smuggling rice in A/Ibom

3rd term : Nigerians aware of individuals, political interests in Buharis cabal PDP

PDP rejects Buharis moves to return toll gates

P&ID Case: FG to appeal $200m conditional award for stay of execution

Nigeria vs P&ID: FG gives details shady deals

Battle to compel CCB to publish Buhari, others asset: SERAP wins round one

25 soldiers killed in Mali militant attack, others missing

Over 100 people killed by cholera in Bauchi-NGO

Guber poll: Anxiety in Bauchi as tribunal fixes Oct 7 for judgment

Nigeria lost N7trn in 20 years to non-review of PSC Act Senate

EFCC arrests 3 over alleged SIM swap fraud

Implementation of cashless policy poses threat to MSMEs survival MAN

Desist from alteration of expiry date on products, Lagos govt warns manufacturers

Independence: Gas key to unlocking Nigerias economic potentials, says NGA President



Ganduje, Lalong, Tambuwal win at tribunal

Enoh backtracks on appeal against Ayade’s tribunal victory

SDP sues INEC for disqualifying gov’ship candidate

Group canvasses supports for Bello, Onoja

Nabena to Dickson: You can’t rig Bayelsa poll

ABU searches for new Vice Chancellor

How Army troops risk toxic Lake Chad, Sambisa rivers to dispel Boko Haram

Airborne disease hit Queens College as Lagos govt begins investigation

End victimization of medical laboratory scientists, Association begs Buhari

CBN raises banks’ deposits ratio to 65%, directs lending to SMEs

NERC begins fresh review of electricity tariff for TCN, 11 DisCos



Minimum Wage: Strike looms as NLC, TUC reject govt offer

Customs rakes in over N5bn daily since border closure ‘Ali

FG: We’ll introduce electronic tollgates on highways

Nigeria’s local debts hit N13.41trn in H1’19

Red meat not so dangerous to health ‘ Study

Senate toys with new taxes on GSM, cable TV subscribers

PDP: Buhari wants to create more hardship with tollgates

Insecurity: Senate insists on review of security architecture



Katsina to immunise 7m against yellow fever

FCTA launches eHealth policy

Lawmaker urges FG, states to provide quality primary healthcare

Court remands 2 for possessing 107kg Indian hemp in Osun

Buhari congratulates Kano, Plateau governors on election tribunal victories

FEC okays N15.7b for Niger, Osun, Oyo roads

FG solicits devt partners’ support in education



EFCC quizzes INEC Director, others for diverting N84.6m staff polls allowance

Air Peace now to operate commercials flights to South Africa

Buhari, Counsel dodging court service- HDP alleges

Nigeria@59: Nothing to celebrate-Sheikh Gumi

We increased judiciary’s funding from N68bn to N100bn-Buhari

Alleged N3bn Fraud: Finally EFCC to charge ex-HoS, Oyo-Ita, for theft, embezzlement

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