News Headlines Nov 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Govs to Labour: Expect sacking if we must pay N30,000 minimum wage
APC primaries: Anti-Oshiomhole protesters storm ICPC
ICPC to arraign dismissed OAU sex-for-mark professor
Senate alleges fresh $1.15bn illegal withdrawals from NLNG accounts
Ezekwesili and new generation presidential hopefuls
Family accuses Lagos hospital of causing asthmatic patient’s death
Hijab controversy: UI school board retains dress code
Tipper driver crushes motorcyclist to death in Lagos
Motorists, residents lament bad state of Ikorodu roads
Police intercept bombs, arrest suspects in Imo
Emmanuel presents N670.72bn budget
Retired admiral forfeits N510m to EFCC
Alkali’s killing: Suspect not our member, surveyors tell police, army
Delta approves N300m for students, others
ASUU tackles Fayemi over prof salary claim
APC distracting attention from Osinbajo indictment – Atiku
Fire razes 22 shops, machines in Anambra
Family accuses Lagos hospital of causing asthmatic patient’s death
Police intercept bombs, arrest suspects in Imo
Police arraign suspected cult members
Two injured as policemen, hoodlums clash in Osogbo
Mother on trial for hiding child in car trunk for two years
Woman whose fiance died in Lion Air crash takes wedding photos alone
PDP is a damaged product, spreading fake news – APC
Hope Party sues INEC, APC over TraderMoni Scheme
Emerging as Imo APC gov candidate fueled rumour of my alleged arrest —Uzodinma
Sokoto Assembly accepts Deputy Gov’s resignation
We’ll probe Oshiomhole, ICPC tells anti-APC chairman protesters
Treatment of Rohingya ‘without excuse’, Pence bashes Myanmar’s Suu Kyi
Be unbiased during 2019 election, Bode George tasks INEC
Ahmed flays posting of DPOs days to by-election
Mobile money: CBN requests N5bn capital investment from telcos
Radix Pension grew RSAs by 450%
Financial statements: NSE fines four firms N127.2m
Important factors for sustaining entrepreneurship
NCAA, NASENI plan local manufacturing of helicopters
‘Nigeria scared of South Africa’
PSG face fresh financial allegations
MultiChoice unveils sports package for festive period
Stakeholders lament Falcons’ neglect as Eagles get Okowa boost
NBBF league: Winners emerge despite protests
Special Olympics Nigeria celebrates partners
TV personality, Bonang Matheba, charged with tax fraud
VIDEO: Prince Charles celebrates 70th birthday
Editoria: New wage bill spells fiscal peril
Ezekwesili and new generation presidential hopefuls
2019: How will the church vote?
ASUU and the new minimum wage
Implications of wage increase

President Buhari Returns to Abuja
2019: Igbo Leaders Endorse Atiku/Obi PDP ticket
Again,House of Representatives Adjourns over Faulty Public Address System
Samsung Launches QLED TV 2018 Edition for Nigerian Market
All Eyes on Teleology
Fluterwave Set to Enhance Instant Payment Transaction with Rave Solution
Borno, Yobe IDPs Get Support
UN Keeps Taps on Rights Records in Nigeria, 12 Others
Engaging Children in the Noodles Market
Ambode, Others for BJAN Conference
Caritas Hosts Leadership Roundtable
The Importance of Delta Ports to Nigeria’s Development
‘Despite 9M Pregnant Nigerian Women, Only 2.4M Gets HIV Testing’
Commitment to Resolve Incessant ASUU Strike Actions
Provide Strong Legislation on Occupational Health, SOEHPON Tells FG
‘Megacorp Will Address Medical Equipment Gap in Nigeria’
Nigerians Yet to Tap into €400M Pest Control Industry, Says Expert
WARIF Goes Digital to Combat Sexual Violence, Rape
‘I Will Push for Restructuring of Nigeria’
‘SDP Has Always Been the Issue in Nigerian Politics’
‘We Will Apply Taxes Prudently to Solve Lagos Problems
Enugu Communities Endorse Ugwuanyi’s Reelection Bid
Secondus Accuses INEC of Designing Special Card Reader, Result Sheets for APC
NDIC Assures Customers of Failed MFBs, PMBs 100% Coverage
Borno, Yobe IDPs Get Support
Ticket on Rohr’s Mind as Eagles Depart for Jo’burg
SAFA Engages Hip-hop Star to Woo Fans for S’Africa, Nigeria Clash
Rotary, Steady Run to Use Garden City Marathon to Fight Polio
Falcons Land in Ghana for AWCON 2018
Nigeria’s U-23 Team Begins Olympic Qualifier with Libya
Ranieri Replaces Sacked Jokanovic at Fulham
Rainoil Tennis: Atseye, Madueke Reach Doubles Quarter-final
Falode to Speak at SWAG, AIPS Seminar in Ghana
Nigerians Yet to Tap into €400M Pest Control Industry, Says Expert
WARIF Goes Digital to Combat Sexual Violence, Rape
8 Year Old Urgently Needs N560,000 for Treatment of Brain Disorder
Financial Contributions in Homes Boost Health for Women, Says AWEP Boss
Nigerian Physiotherapist Offers Free Virtual On-call Service
The Importance of Delta Ports to Nigeria’s Development

The Sun

1,110 dead as cholera ravages 29 states
Ogoni clean-up commences in 2 weeks – FG
Governors meet over minimum wage, others
Consistent implementation of energy policy key to steady electricity – Barth Nnaji
Minimum wage: States’ll go bankrupt if we pay N30,000 – Govs
ICPC to probe Oshiomhole
South East leaders endorse Atiku/Obi ticket
Sanitation: FG moves to reinstate local environmental officers
Mrs Buhari reaffirms commitment to reduce maternal, infant mortality
Sen. Uzodinma denies arrest, vows to remain focused on governorship race
2019: We will vote for individuals not political parties, Enugu West indigene
Ahead 2019 elections: PDP Ghana Chapter endorses Atiku/Obi ticket
PDP must unmask name-substituting cartel in Abuja –Obanoyen
Appoint Tinubu chair of APC presidential campaign council –Razak
FMBN recovers N5.4bn bad debts
Promos: Lottery commission seals Nigerian Breweries offices
FG to auction N115 billion bonds on Nov. 21
Solid minerals account for N87.61bn in 2016 GDP –NEITI
Mikel Agu makes Portugal Team of Week
AFCON 2019: CAF inspectors on fourth mission to Cameroon
Fans to shun Bafana, Eagles’ match
Man U offers Sanchez to Real
Tyson Fury labelled ‘barbarian’
Makaringe: Nothing to fear against Nigeria
Hafix, Sada win Mutual Benefits National Badminton Championship opener
Barton urges FA to change ‘hard line’ betting rules after Sturridge charge
Man United player Fellaini get fans talking with new look ahead of birthday
Rohr plans for high altitude match
Ade Bakare marks 25 years as designer
African Economic Merit Awards unveils nominees
I can’t love another woman for now – Baddy Oosha
Jos ready for tourism
57 cheers to transformation agent
The songs from the birds and the dance from the trees
Tukur Buratai on the throes of history!
Our hearths are burning for Imo
Abrogation of Dasuki’s rights
Unveiling the Atiku persona
Difficulty in passing down the culture in a foreign land
Security agents and 2019 election
Opportunities of China’s open market
Nigerians must pray for 2019 elections – Bishop Ezedebego
N500m goods burnt in live cable, trailer’s collision in Kebbi
NECO changes date for Nov/Dec exam
Insecurity: Plateau community petitions Lalong, alleges assault
Israeli govt in turmoil as defence minister quits after Gaza ceasefire
UK PM defends Brexit deal before critical allies, cabinet
Tackling varsities’ funding challenge


Rigging Allegations Set APC, PDP On Warpath
N30, 000 New Minimum Wage Not Practicable – Govs
CBN Refunds N73bn To Bank Customers
NECO Postpones November / December Examination Date
2019: Sanga Elders, Women Back el-Rufai/Balarabe Guber Ticket
Imo Diasporas Back Uzodinma, Hail Oshiomhole
Anambra Community To Bury Monarch, Wife Same Day
PMB Will Get 80% Votes In Rivers – BCO
Defection: Court Declares Lawmaker’s Seat Vacant In A/Ibom
FG Commissions Earthquake Monitoring Centre
Atiku Support Group Appoints Okiro As BoT Chairman
Crisis Rocking UI School Over Hijab Deepens
ASUU Chides Fayemi Over Comment On Salaries
Gov Bindow To Declare VC’s Seat Vacant
‘Why Sokoto Deputy Governor Resigned’
Naira Gains 50 Kobo Against Dollar At Parallel Market
Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l Airport Records 3.36m Passengers In 9 Months
SON Releases New Standards For Beans Planting
Kwara By-election: Belgore Rallies Supporters For APC Candidate
AFCON Qualifiers: Gov Okowa Promises Super Eagles $25,000 Per Goal
Eko Atlantic Disapproves Davido’s Concert
EDITORIAL: Sexual Abuse And The Child’s Rights Act
FG Commissions Earthquake Monitoring Centre
Foundation Holds Summit On Cancer Data
Adamawa Assembly Approves N5bn Loan For LGs’ Salaries
Offa Bank Robbery: 5 Suspects Arraigned In Court
Al-Makura To Celebrate 66th Birthday With Disable Today

The Guardian

Nigeria’s cash-strapped statistics office can’t provide data
‘Rejig health institutions to stem medical tourism’, says Senate
Occupational therapists seek interventions as Nigeria records 9.9m work-related deaths
Residents flee Rivers community after cultists behead two
Lagos vegetable farmers laud FG, promise better yield
Afolayan apologises to Buhari, Ambode over rants as others share experiences
Young professionals float campaign funding initiative
Sex-for-marks Scandal: ICPC to arraign ex OAU Professor
Christian ex-warlords reconcile in Lebanon
United States boss happy with farewell for ‘fantastic’ Rooney
Coup-plagued Fiji goes to the polls
Ranieri to the rescue as Fulham sack Jokanovic
Rooney excited to see what ‘fearless’ England are capable of
Zlatan’s Galaxy debut strike voted MLS Goal of the Year
Real confirm Solari as coach until 2021
INEC moves to stem vote-buying, selling
Accountability, governance style defining campaigns in Gombe
In Delta State, 2019 fever gets hotter for NASS contenders
Editorial: The Senate and excess ATM charge
It still takes a village
MTN shares rise by 2.6% on possible resolution of $10b demand
ngNOG urges realignment of Nigeria’s ICT for rapid development
Lai Mohammed and others feeding off El-Zakzaky
Hope in our democratic future
Elections 2019: Factors and projections
Stakeholders proffer solutions to mental health challenges
IPAN seeks policies to boost research, development
Improving autism management in Nigeria
Boosting nutrition, beauty with Omnilife supplements


WHO Cautions Against Misuse Of Antibiotics
Court Jails 2 NAHCO Staff For Dealing In Hard Drug
Sex-For-Marks Scandal: Ex-OAU Professor To Be Docked, Seeks Plea Bargain
Entrepreneurship Key To Unlocking Africa’s Economic Devt — Tony Elumelu
Accord Party Gov Candidate Promises Kwara Workers N30,000 Minimum Wage
Nigeria Is Stuck On A Treadmill – Going Nowhere Fast
Only Lagos Can Afford N30,000 Minimum Wage — Govs
When Prince Charles Came Visiting
Urhobo In Lagos Restate Commitment To Peace
Nigeria Maintenance, Reliability Confab Holds Today
Buhari, Atiku, Saraki Throw Darts Over Oshiomhole
No Money For Unemployment Report – Statistician-General
Tambuwal’s Deputy, Ahmad Aliyu, Resigns
Why Wuraola Ojo Golf Tourney Can’t Be Made All Professionals — Adekunle Adeojo
Crisis Brews Over Amapetu Succession In Ondo
Man Jailed 3 Months For Stealing From Policeman
Atseye, Madueke Zoom Into Rainoil Tennis Q/Finals
Manufacturing sector report: PMI, BCI data portend mixed fortunes for real sector
Forget House C’ttee report, we distributed the rice – NEMA
You can trust me, Mr Peter Obi to fix our economy , says Atiku
Ndigbo settle for Atiku/Obi ticket
Breaking : Anti-Oshiomhole protesters storm ICPC, demand probe of APC Chairman
How NEMA wasted N414 m rice donated by China for IDPs – Dogara
Biafra: Court threatens to order Abaribe, others arrest, try Kanu in absentia
INEC designing special card reader, result sheets for APC – Secondus
Just in: Hope Party drags INEC, APC to court over “tradermoni” scheme
While PDP ups its game as a crybaby, Buhari’s govt busy building a new Nigeria, says APC
Hazard speaks on Chelsea future
Chukwu backs Eagles to silence Bafana Bafana
Akusho: I’m happy winning Lagos Women Run in my first attempt
Must we condone men’s fickleness?
I don’t think our marriage will last
The notion that we declined your request is false, Eko Atlantic City tells Davido
I am ready to share 2face with you, Toke Makinwa tells Annie Idibia
Afolayan tenders apology for slamming Buhari, Ambode; states why he ranted
California wildfires hit Hollywood celebrities, too
I can beat Eminem, JTEAZ boasts
Entrepreneurship key to unlocking Africa’s economic devt — Tony Elumelu
Alleged N110m fraud: Court remands 2 business men in Kuje prison
UNILAG unveils Institute of Nigeria-China Development Studies
LAWRENCE WILBERT: For the love of Unity Schools

The Nation

Governors: states can’t pay N30,000 minimum wage
Dasuki, Diezani, Shema, Fayose houses top list of seized assets
2019: Nwabueze leads campaign for Atiku
Nigeria raises $2.86b Eurobonds to fund capital expenditure
Abaribe, two others to forfeit N100m each over IPOB chief Kanu’s bail
DPP to Offa robbery suspects: you have case to answer
Sex-for-marks: ICPC to arraign ex-OAU don on Monday
Our economy must be fixed, says Atiku
Uzodinma to ‘remain focused on governorship race’
He jumped bail, says panel
Making global money transfer services cheaper, seamless
Senate uncovers fresh $1.151bn withdrawal from NLNG fund
Fellaini get fans talking with new look ahead of birthday
Hope Party drags INEC, APC to court over “tradermoni” scheme
NiMet predicts cloudy, sunny weather for Thursday
IBB varsity mourns as ‘people’s VC’ dies
Why legacy matters
McPherson varsity gets NUC permanent operation licence
Igbinedion Varsity leads alliance for review of education in Africa
Fees’ hike row at UNILORIN, LAUTECH
One Young World: Retelling Africa’s future
Church trains young professionals at boot camp
Ondo South race: My detractors will fail, says Omogunwa
‘US, Iran feud may boost Nigeria’s forex earnings
NNPC eyes over 14% market share of downstream oil sector
Trains 7&8 will cost over $9.4b
Dad of dead kids moved to Panti CID
LASEMA stages awareness campaigns
Itire-Ikate LCDA replicates Fed Govt’s Tradermoni
Group distributes food to widows, others
Breaking the ASUU strike logjam


Minimum wage: Govs worried over proposed N30,000, to meet Buhari Fayose turns 58, dedicates birthday to ‘freeing Nigerians from servitude under APC’
Strike: FG opens talks with ASUU
Nigeria needs 155,000 additional doctors to achieve Universal health coverage – Don
Buhari, Saraki, Tinubu, Sultan, Alaafin, others storm Ibadan Sunday
S*x-for-marks scandal: Ex-OAU Professor set to be docked by ICPC
Ogoni clean up set to begin as FG gets $180m for oil companies
Traditional ruler in police net over alleged N15.5m land fraud
Fake travel agent in court over alleged N265,000 visa fraud
Mild drama in court as woman makes u-turn on divorce, begs for mercy
JUSUN disrupts court sitting in Lafia
How businesses thrive in challenging economic conditions ― Julian Osula
Reducing cost of governance will tackle revenue to debt ratio, says don
NDE begins training of 1,150 youths on vocational skills in Jigawa
35% of children die from pneumonia due to lack of oxygen —Expert
Palm oil as an antidote to poison is a myth —Expert
Radiographers told to be precise, compassionate
EDITORIAL: Ibrahim Umar’s sale of son for N15 million
Of labour and need for more creativity in negotiation
For the attention of the Oyo State Ministry of Works

Daily Trust

Nigerian polytechnics urged to rise up to tech needs
FCT fire service to introduce safety club in schools
Primaries: FCT APC reconciliation c’ttee meets aggrieved aspirants
Gwagwalada residents decry electricity billing
FCT healthcare board, HP+ partner on poor communities
Made-in-Nigeria helicopters get boost as NASENI, NCAA forge partnership
B/Haram: 54,911 widowed, 52,311 orphaned in Borno — Shettima
ICPC to investigate Oshiomhole over corruption allegation
ASUU blasts Fayemi over professors’ salary’s claim
31 injured as Yobe students clash
Senate to engage Executive on non-release of PCNI’s N45bn budget
Strike: ASUU resumes talks with FG today
Biafra: Court orders forfeiture of N300m bonds over Kanu’s absence
Oshiomhole should quit politics — Saraki
PDP a prodigal party — APC
INEC promises more voting points during elections
Lawal: President Cup will offer pros fresh opportunity
FCT golf chair pledges to revamp sport
Daily Trust President Buhari Golf Cup excites Emir of Dutse
Investors to sink $73.08bn in 65 projects in FCT, 18 states – NIPC
Afreximbank launches $15m preparation facility for African projects
‘185,000 applicants to access CBN’s AGSMEIS loans’
FCT fire service to introduce safety club in schools
Primaries: FCT APC reconciliation c’ttee meets aggrieved aspirants
Gwagwalada residents decry electricity billing
Alleged Buhari double and the spirit of public inquiry
Kaduna Electric’s IT initiatives in Power Distribution
A wake-up call on Abuja earth tremors
Campaign vehicles’ immunity and question of internal security
Iran executes 2 men accused of economic crimes
UN says 33m people are food insecure in Sahel
MACEDONIA: Ex-PM ‘seeks asylum in Hungary’
Editorial: Armed security guards for airports?
134 bags First Class in Uniben
ASUU ready to negotiate with FG
BREAKING: Biafra: Court orders forfeiture of N300m bonds over Kanu’s absence
JUSUN commences indefinite strike in Nasarawa

New Telegraph

APC members protest against Oshiomhole, petition ICPC Anti-graft agency: We’ll investigate corruption allegations
Minimum wage: We’ll downsize to pay N30,000 –Govs
Saraki mocks Oshiomhole over DSS probe
Nwaoboshi’s trial over N322m fraud starts afresh
Rohr eyes AFCON ticket with victory in Jo’burg
Bribery: EFCC admits error in Justice Yinusa’s account
Maradona declares love for Messi, denies criticism
Demonstrating political will for ICT devt oWHO tasks African countries on investment in new medicines, vaccines
Khune pleads for massive support for B’Bafana
Internet code: NCC seeks minors’ protection online
PDP has no prospect in Lagos – Lawmaker
FIFA mourns death of Ajuma Otache
New Telegraph Awards, huge boost to our career – Ayefele, Ninalowo
WHO tasks African countries on investment in new medicines, vaccines 2019 Presidency: Igbo leaders endorse Atiku
IPOB: Court orders Abaribe to pay N100m over Kanu’s disappearance
Secondus: APC planning to isolate polls in nine states
Customs seizes rifles, 4,375 ammunition, military camouflage
Sex-for-marks: ICPC set to arraign ex-OAU professor
Ochanya: My church praying for God’s intervention –Ogbuja’s wife
1,110 die of cholera in 29 states –NCDC
Osun: One shot as police, NURTW members clash
Hoodlums burn houses, shops, vehicles in A’Ibom community
Abudu-Balogun: Blame Amosun for APC crisis
IPOB: Court orders Abaribe to pay N100m over Kanu’s disappearance
NEWS4 hours agoSecondus: APC planning to isolate polls in nine states
Tambuwal’s Deputy: I resigned voluntarily
Demonstrating political will for ICT devt Internet code: NCC seeks minors’ protection online
TAT: Instilling confidence in taxpayers
PoS deals hit N1.8trn in 10 months
Rohr eyes AFCON ticket with victory in Jo’burg
Maradona declares love for Messi, denies criticism
Khune pleads for massive support for B’Bafana
EDITORIAL: Finding lasting solutions to varsity strikes
The amazons of cocoa farms
Omokaro to S’Eagles: Attack, whip B’Bafana in Jo’burg
Iheanacho, Etebo sure of Eagles’ victory in S’Africa
Eagles’ morale high to beat B’Bafana –Chukwu
Imo APC governorship candidate, Uzodinma, denies arrest
Battle of Jo’burg: Ogu, Onyekuru, Osimhen shine in training

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