News Headlines Nov 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Minimum wage: Labour reacts as FG denies approving N30,000
Dismissed banker raids ATM gallery, steals N14m
We’re unaware of Oshiomhole’s grilling by DSS, says APC
120 lawyers to defend suspected killers of Alkali
Ekweremadu: Senate dismisses police burglary claim, alleges cover-up
Transmission line collapse causes power outage in Sokoto, others
Rains wreaked havoc on refinery site — Dangote
Rowdy session as Senate probes Buhari’s SIF, Jonathan’s SURE-P
Senators blame Federal Govt for ASUU strike
Emir says Nigeria needs change
2019 polls: Senate slashes power, health, education, presidency funds
I killed my mother, slept with her corpse for money ritual – Suspect
I met mind-boggling mismanagement on assumption of office –Buhari
Surety arraigned for suspect’s disappearance
ASUU strike: Issues in contention
Bademosi: Ondo town cancels 2018 Ekimogun festival
Passenger slumps, dies at Lagos airport
We’re unaware of Oshiomhole’s grilling by DSS, says APC
Strike: Resolve issues with ASUU, Senate tells FG
EFCC arraigns ex-police paymaster, others for N1.3bn fraud
Gunmen abduct four Catholic priests in Delta
Police nab eight suspected trans-border car snatchers
Command dismisses drunken policeman in Lagos
South-East govs have failed woefully — Pro-Biafra agitators
US institute denies predicting 2019 presidential poll outcome
I won’t abandon inherited projects, says Fayemi
Cumulative states’ IGR records astronomical leap, says FIRS
US election: Dead brothel owner wins landslide in Nevada
South-East govs want alleged assassination attempt on Ekweremadu probed
National Assembly transmits amended electoral bill to Buhari
Faulty microphones force House of reps to adjourn
Rains wreaked havoc on refinery site — Dangote
MTN, Nigeria’s $10bn dispute risk to South Africa’s financial system – Bank
Prince Charles visits British Council, commends digital entrepreneurs
FG set to open fresh bid for Lagos container terminal
Refineries’ upgrade suffers delay, NNPC records N68bn loss
Gallant Dolphins lose Zenith league final to First Bank
Champions League: Benzema brace helps Real Madrid maul Plzen
Man City shrug off FFP furore to hit Shakhtar 6-0
JUST IN: Late own goal hands Man United dramatic win at Juventus
Floyd Mayweather cancels Japan kickboxing fight
Ex-BBN star survives ghastly accident
Akinrowo, Ibru unite Hollywood and Nollywood in Caged in the Creeks
Mum taught me to be bold – Ibrahim Chatta
Wike unveils plan for tourism development in Rivers
Consumption of energy drink may disrupt vascular function –Study
AIDS highest cause of death in Asokoro hospital
What you need to know about fructose intolerance
Editorial: Maximising revenue sources, potential
Nigerian Army’s ideology of sorrow, tears and blood
Ending obnoxious Osu caste in Igboland
Party primaries and Nigerian women’s cry for justice

The Nation
Ekweremadu threatens to release video clip of ‘assassination attempt’
Police confirm abduction of four Catholic priests in Delta
How N28.2b Ecological Fund was looted, by AGF
Buhari, Atiku clash over N30,000 minimum wage
‘Why Buhari must keep his word’
OPEC output cuts likely next year
Senate in rowdy session over move to probe NSIP, Sure-P
Fed Govt opposes bail for suspected illegal arms importers
Nigeria saves billions through vaccination annually – WHO
264 persons died in Mambilla Plateau crisis – Ishaku
Suspected killers of Kaduna monarch arrested
NNPC records crude oil, gas export of $470m in August
Alaghodaro: Waje, Mayorkun to inspire Edo youths at concert
Senator urges Wike to respect Rivers monarchs
Super Eagles invitation shocks Afelokahi
Transfer Rumours: Agu comfortable at Setubal
Mikel out for rest of season
Arsenal no longer priority for Dangote
Amuneke recalls age cheat battle as Eaglets coach
Ighalo injured in Yatai’s 2-2 draw against Tianjin
NNPC earns $470m from crude oil, gas export in August
Ilesa New Town: reviving rural urbanisation
Insider threat costs Nigeria $194m
Critical questions to ask before selling land
How we grew IGR, by Edo, Kaduna, Kwara
Agusto assigns Bbb-rating to Anchor Insurance
Drunk police inspector sacked
NGO solicits improved awareness on women’s health
Ooni to celebrate Moremi in Lagos
FEC approves N12.6b for Immigration Service new data centre, others
School drivers ‘sexually assault’ pupil
‘Director’ faces N6.6m theft charged’
‘Proliferation of taxes our major challenge’
Winning big with coding initiative
Foundation plans libraries in 1,299 Anambra schools
UNILAG unveils Nigeria-China Institute
LCCI, UNIFOAM, others reward excellent essayists
Current affairs quiz tests Lagos pupils
Talking around, talking in circles (I)
Simi releases new song, “Lovin
Buhari Mourns Sunny Odogwu
Why music is the only thing I can do, by Emex E.O.T
UK based Nigerian rapper plans come back
MTV EMA: Ladies moment, as Camila Cabello, Tiwa Savage, Janet Jackson shine
Female genital mutilation victims develop sexual problems later’
More intrigues ahead 2019

Trouble Ahead as FG Says Buhari Yet to Decide on Minimum Wage
US Institute Denies Predicting Victory for Buhari in 2019
Kachikwu: Nigeria’s Oil Output Hits 2.2mbpd Early 2019
Crude oil rebounds to $73 over Russia, Saudi output cut talks
StanChart Facilitates First World Bank ‘Blue Bond’
Access Bank Supports Creative Industry
US Institute Denies Predicting Victory for Buhari in 2019
Polls Budget: Senate Makes U-Turn, Approves Virement from MDAs’ Appropriation
CBN Warns on Emerging Threats in Banking System
Buhari: We Are Trying to Organise Nigeria After Mind-boggling Mismanagement
N’Assembly Transmits Amended Electoral Bill to Buhari
Again, Gunmen Abduct Four Catholic Priests in Delta
ECOWAS Earmarks $46,000 for Proposed Single Currency
DSS Parades Six Suspects over Murder of Kaduna Traditional Ruler
Again, Court Denies El-Zakyzaky Bail
Nigeria will Overcome Insecurity Problems, Sultan Assures
IG Dismisses Drunken Lagos Policeman
Imo APGA Suspends State Chairman over Alleged Financial Rascality
The Case for a Clean Administrator for Gombe
‘In Imo, There is Distrust Against the State Government’
‘If I Don’t Run, Our People Will Boycott the 2019 Elections’
Buried in a Heap of Refuse
Access Bank Supports Creative Industry
GSMA Warns against 5G Risk, Seeks Govts’ Support for Spectrum
Nwosu: Adoption of Digital Archiving Technology Still Low in Nigeria
Unending Adjustment in TSA Tariff
HMD Global Introduces Nokia 7.1
Lagos Seeks Partnership to Develop Innovation Cluster
Falcons’ AWCON 2018 Budget Not Released Yet
No money to clear kits at MMIA, pay allowances
Amangbo Promises More Support as First Bank Retains Title
Ighalo Injured, Doubtful for South Africa Clash
Champions League: Man United Fight-back to Beat Juvetus in Turin
In-form Arsenal Eyeing Europa Knockout Spot
Infantino Plays Down Hope of Expanded World Cup
NOC Rolls Out Red Carpet for Abuja Investiture Night
The Rise Fund Leads $5 Million Series A Investment in SystemOne

The Sun

Police under fire over attack on Ekweremadu
I didn’t know it was Ekweremadu’s house we went to rob – Suspect
Tony Anenih: Senate pushes for national burial, honour
Tackling the menace of air pollution
2019: Senators clash over vote-buying
‘God don butter my bread’, Prince Charles speaks pidgin in Lagos
New minimum wage: Buhari’ll decide after studying recommendation – FG
Peer review: Edo, Kwara, Kaduna states record about 400% IGR increase in 3 years
Imo guber: APGA ticket was not for highest bidder – Araraume
Okorocha underestimates his unpopularity –Uzodinma
Lagos guber: Sanwo-Olu will emerge victorious – Akintelure
2019 Presidency: No alternative to Buhari – Agu
Akwa Ibom PDP leader defies gov, defects to APC
Heritage Bank: Credit schemes ’ll drive farming output
FG to guard against end-of-year fuel scarcity –DPR
Africa airlines post 6.0% rise in passenger traffic –IATA
Nigeria tops Africa’s remittances inflows, says Emefiele
NDIC commited to safeguard of depositors’ funds -MD
Oracle from the caliphate
Congratulate on/upon, not for
Cultural conservation, historic preservation sites, monuments and text on slave routes in Abia State
Higher philosophy of Christian marriage (2)
Reasons for writing my polygamy series (2)
Is president Buhari’s travel ban on Nigerians constitutional? (2)
Ghana trade crisis: ECOWAS urges Nigerian traders to have confidence in its crisis resolution arrangement
Three siblings, six others arrested for robbery in Ogun
Kidnapped children released in Cameroon, 2 teachers still held
UN calls for peaceful, credible polls in Somalia regional state
Uganda starts Ebola vaccination for high-risk health workers
NMA raises alarm over fake medical reports
Ogun: Police arrest 23 suspected cultists at initiation ground
Blockchain technology and agriculture
Resolving wage crisis by aligning with leaders’ pay
Clash of cultures revisited
ASUU strike: Issues in contention
Naval Chief applauds visit of Prince Charles


Senate Recants, Moves Funds From 30 MDAs To Finance 2019 Polls
Dutch Firm Invests N144bn In Kogi Agriculture
IGP Orders Sack Of Drunken Police Officer In Lagos
APC Refutes ‘Arrest’ of Oshiomhole By DSS
“Return Our Stolen Artifacts” – Oba Of Benin Tells Prince Charles
Saraki Reshuffles 4 Committee Chairmen
Immunisation Remains Free, Safe – NPHCDA
Education Will End Early Marriages – Aisha Buhari
No Cover-up In Ekweremadu’s House Invasion Case – Police
oAMCON, Banks Plan Clamp Down On Oil Marketers Over N650bn Debt
Senate In Minor Committee Chairmen Shake-up
EDITORIAL: Strikes And The Education Sector
Kaduna Court Orders Reinstatement Of 77 District Heads
NDE Begins Skills Training For Youths In 9 States
Settle ASUU Demands, Senate Tells FG
Minimum Wage: States Should Pay Based On Income Level – el-Rufai
Naira Loses Marginally Against Dollar At Investors’ Window
“I’ll Buy Another Club If Arsenal Won’t Be Sold To Me” – Dangote
Heritage Bank Invests In Agric For Economic Growth, Diversification
TCN Promises Restoration Of Power To Sokoto, Gusau In 2 Weeks
APC Chieftains Alleges Plot To Factionalise Party In Bauchi State
Assassination Attempt On Ekweremadu: Atiku, Saraki, Other PDP Leaders Not Safe, Frank Says
Primaries: No Guber Candidate In Bauchi, APC Stakeholders Allege
CyclingLagos: Abuja, Calabar To Host Event In 2019 — Organisers
Lakers Sign C Chandler
Fans Of Reality Star, Alex Unusual Lead Cancer Awareness On Twitter, IG
Kwara Politics And Verdict Of History Kaduna Court Orders Reinstatement Of 77 District Heads
Alleged Killers Of Kaduna Monarch Nabbed
DSS Grills Oshiomhole Over APC Primaries
Court Denies El-Zakzaky Bail
Kaduna Govt. Welcomes Arrests Of Agom Adara Killers, Insists On Diligent Prosecution

Daily Trust

After two rounds of DSS interrogation: Oshiomhole takes off for USA
APC, PDP senators clash over FG’s social intervention fund
…Presidency tackles Olujimi over claim on SIP
FEC approves N11bn for fire fighting trucks, tech building
Buhari swears in CCB chair, 29 others
Southeast Governors reject police report on security incident at Ekweremadu residence
Passenger slumps, dies at Lagos airport
One dies, as Customs intercepts military truck-head in Ogun
2,000 PVCs seized from expatriates in Lagos
Saraki reshuffles c’ttees, appoints Ndume chair
Sokoto APC, N’West vice chair differ over suspension
Ahead President Buhari Golf Cup, what you must know about handicap
Oboh third in Morocco pre-qualifying
Dennerby picks Oshoala, Ordega, Chikwelu, 18 others for AWCON 2018
Africa Investment Forum strikes $208trn investment deals
‘Africa accounts for only 15% of continent’s $1trn global trade’
Oil, gas export rose by $78m in August, NNPC says
2018 budget to address schools infrastructure – FCT SEB boss
Karu ‘okada’ riders deplore robbery attacks
FCT Yoruba chiefs seek recognition
Nigeria, MTN and pseudo-nationalism
Have we lost the battle to evil?
Readers must be heard
Of Kwara, Prof Oba and verdict of history
Isah Ashiru as a grassroots man
ASUU strike: Issues in contention
InternationalSee More
CAMEROON: Child hostages released by kidnappers
UNITED STATES: Somali refugee elected to US Congress
MADAGASCAR Elections: Rivals vie for presidency
Editorial: Chief Anthony Anenih [1933-2018]
Digitization: Huawei to launch public cloud in South Africa
City Brain AI tames urban problems in China
Reps moves to remove age barrier in government employment
ASUU Strike: Academic activities paralysed in LASU
How N50m Taraba rice farm was destroyed 10 days to harvest
Things farmers ignore when growing onions
Rearing quail birds is lucrative – Expert
Unilorin students resist fees increase
‘Many school children can’t speak mother tongue’
NECO illegal card deal takes new twist in Nasarawa
Civil society urges Senate to reconstitute adhoc panel on Hajj
Court orders re-instatement of District Heads removed by Gov El-Rufai
N21.4bn fraud charge: Court reserves ruling against Amosu, others for Nov. 13 on amended charge
Orji Kalu given 7 days ultimatum to appear in court
FCT Health gets new secretary
Flutterwave hires CEO, director
Conoil appoints Kheterpal as acting managing director

New Telegraph

I inherited a mismanaged Nigeria- Buhari
Ekweremadu: Senate, S’East govs reject Police’s claim
APC Primaries: How govs put Oshiomhole in trouble
I Killed My Mother, Slept With Her Corpse For Money Ritual- 18 Year Old Boy
Police dismiss drunken officer caught on video
INEC begins display of voters’ register in Borno — REC
INEC displays 1.9m provisional voters register for verification in Sokoto
PHOTOS: SSS parades allege killers of Southern Kaduna traditional ruler
Respite for homeless 70-year-old
Traditional rulers urge Buhari to intervene in Innoson, GTB rift
Why ex-Niger Delta militants, youths must embrace change, by Dokubo
A’Ibom deputy gov, others attacked in Akpabio’s country home
Kaduna riot: I was attacked, abandoned for dead –Journalist
Again, court denies El-Zakzaky, wife bail, fixes Jan 22 for trial
FEC approves N12.66bn for Prison vehicles, fire equipment
S‘Africa v Nigeria: Nwosu charges Iwobi over Eagles’ No.10 role
NIGCOMSAT re-strategizes for $268bn satellite market
FEC approves N12.66bn for Prison vehicles, fire equipmen
New Telegraph Awards: I’m motivated to serve more, says Dickson
Ooni, others for maiden Okeagbe Day
Lagos police command dismisses drunken inspector
Man rapes pastor’s nine-year-old daughter to death
Four Catholic priests abducted in Delta
Father sells 19-year-old son for N15m
Amnesty says executions of Saudi Shi’ite Prisoners imminent MORE
Bucknor-Akerele: Buhari’s administration has failed Nigerians
Isiaka: Last man standing for Ogun West agenda
Osinbajo highlights SMEs’ input to national devt
NNPC raked in $470m, remits N128.4bn to Federation Account in August
Sham primaries’ll limit choices in 2019 –Nwankwo
CBN: Domestic debt servicing cost hits N941.9bn in H1 2018
Somefun: Top Asian firm, others eye Unity Bank
Leveraging Fintech for financial inclusion
Chukwueze’ll add depth to Eagles, says Rohr
Eagles to enjoy Stephen Keshi Stadium – Pinnick
Ighalo injured, doubtful for South Africa clash
StarTimes to beam Europa League matches live
Top 10 Richest Musicians in Ghana
EDITORIAL: Eagles: Beyond the AFCON qualifiers
Murderous rage of domestic servants
NSE records midweek loss
South-East and Buhari’s fairness
Sultan canvasses dialogue for security challenges
UNILAG VC seeks Nigeria, China’s partnership for mutual growth
INEC: We’re ready for free, fair election in Delta

The Guardian
PCL unveils calendar for digital learning, classroom training
Kano APC plot to replace Shekarau thickens
Adeboye tasks Nigerians on contentment, peace
Stakeholders task government on early diagnosis of HIV/AIDS in infants
Nine-year-old raped to death in church
Stakeholder wants CBN to reconsider plans to recapitalise microfinance banks
Global Quality Awards holds today
Police sack inspector for drinking on duty
FG urges Canada investors to develop home-grown solution
Oshoala, Ebi head Super Falcons’ Ghana 2019 squad
C&S beats CKC, United for Christ League kicks off
Late own goal hands Man Utd dramatic win at Juventus
Oshoala, Oparanozie headlines list of Super Falcons for AWCON 2018
Atletico gain sweet revenge by cruising past Dortmund
Ecobank offers zero Fees on international transfers with the Rapidtransfer App
Editorial: When it’s not presidential faux pas
Resolving wage crisis by aligning with leaders’ pay
Politics and creative industry in Ogun State
Peter Obi as Atiku’s joker – Part 2


Court Orders Closure Of 5 Banks In Imo Over Ohakim’s Entitlements
Ohanaeze, Udeogaranya Mourn Ojukwu Jnr, Sunny Odogwu
Gas Flaring Regulations: Why Penalties Should Be Paid To Communities — Lawyers, Stakeholders
Mourinho Hails ‘Fantastic’ Comeback As United Steal Ronaldo Thunder
Steer Clear Of VAT, It’s States’ Affair, El-Rufai Tells FG
Name National Construction Institute After Anenih, Senate Urges FG
Photos: Prince Charles, Ghana And Nigerian Tradition Rulers
Fake Herbalist Allegedly Swindles Woman Of N14,500 For Charm
PRIMARIES: Why Ondo Aspirants Took Oshiomole, INEC To Court
PLATEAU LG Poll Controversy: Youths Prevent Chairmen From Settling Down
IFAD-VCDP Donates N50m Relief Items, Inputs To Farmers Affected By Flood
Power Outage Disrupts Operations At Lagos Airport
NACC, Facebook Empower 50 Nigerian SMEs
NNPC Earns $470m From Oil, Gas Export In One Month
Access To Education: Simba Group Donates 24 Bicycles To School Girls
Why We’re Using Local Capacity To Impact Society —Danbatta, NCC Boss
Electoral Act Provisions On Donation To Candidates Unrealistic — Adedipe, SAN
ASUU strike: Honour agreements reached with lecturers now, Senate tells FG
Intrigues, threats that led to N30,000 minimum wage
ILLEGAL GRAZING: LASG seizes 30 cows, 10 rams, warns herdsmen
Oshiomhole’s tango with DSS worsens APC crisis
National Assembly vows to veto presidency on NOSDRA bill
How you dey?, Prince Charles speaks ‘pidgin’ in Lagos
Senate sets up C’tee to investigate Social Intervention Fund, Sure- P

Tinubu told to review stance on Oshiomhole to avert APC collapse
Breaking: Gunman held as Ekweremadu, wife, son, escape assassination attempt
Why Atiku, PDP’re meeting in Dubai
NHIS has been an abysmal failure – Usman Yusuf
Afro-pop legend, 2Baba, cries as wife, baby mama reconcile
PLATEAU LG poll controversy: Youths prevent chairmen from settling down
Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of November 7th, 2018
Infrastructure, healthcare two areas where Congress can unite – Trump
US election : I could fire everybody right now – Trump
Ronaldo frustated as Juve ‘gift’ United victory
Man United stun Juventus as City, Madrid win big
Mikel out for rest of Season
S.Africa coach targets early penalty against Nigeria
Yemi Alade, Flavour spark off romance rumour
Trouble looms as Chioma comes under attack for Davido’s loss to Tiwa at MTV EMA
D Large drops new tune, ‘Badda’
Fela’s daughter attacks celebrities for not speak against bad governance
Viral `Agbada’: Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s designer hits it big
NACC, Facebook empower 50 Nigerian SMEs
DSS arrests 6 suspected killers of Maiwada Galadima, Kaduna Monarch
How public varsities increase fees in defiance of FG directives
Oshodi Transport Interchange now at 83 % completion stage
Nigeria to benefit from Google AI lab in Ghana
Only original idea can salvage the problems of healthcare — EXPERTS

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