News Headlines Apr 12, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Apr 12, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Reps summon Buhari over killings by herdsmen, bandits
Losing election, not end of the world, FG tells Atiku
UTME: Prof arrested in Abuja for aiding daughter to cheat
Jubilation as military ousts Sudanese president
2019 elections: Reps probe killings in Rivers
APC files petition against Tambuwal’s re-election
S’Court judgement: Join me to develop Rivers, Wike urges Amaechi
Rivers election petitions tribunal begins sitting
Policemen, DSS officials beef up security at Imo Assembly
Senate appropriations panel fails to submit 2019 budget report
Air strikes killing innocent villagers, say Zamfara Emirs, berates minister
10 killed, houses destroyed in fresh Tiv, Jukun clash
Banditry: Police arrest 46, kill 10 suspects
Osinbajo hosts ONE Campaign’s delegates
Defection: Court suspends judgment on Saraki, Dogara, 52 others
Oyetola intervenes in IBEDC, Ilesha community face-off
NECO postpones 2019 common entrance due to low registration
3:45 am
Ambode, Utomi ask civil servants to embrace team building
Remove fuel subsidy, IMF tells Nigeria
Suspected ritualists kill palm oil seller in Ondo
Court dismisses murder suspect’s application to reject statement
Accountant allegedly stabbed by Turk denies receiving money for treatment
Lagos gangsters’ clash: Police launch manhunt for more suspects
Civil servant arraigned for buying $140,000 US property
Man in trouble for attempting to murder wife
Man charged for reckless driving in Osun
Court remands deputy director for forgery in Abuja
Abia woman attacked by suspected herdsmen needs N60,000 for treatment
Policemen, DSS officials beef up security at Imo Assembly
Defection: Court suspends judgment on Saraki, Dogara, 52 others
Supreme Court strikes out three appeals on Rivers APC pre-election dispute
Firm unveils network platform to drive financial inclusion
Lagos Water Corporation to increase daily production capacity
Stock market rises further, investors gain N71bn
Nigerian Breweries to raise N15bn through commercial papers
Ecobank plans $500m Eurobond sale
Command arrests two for abducting fire service boss, others in Lagos
United must be ‘killers’ to beat Barca — Pogba
Bloodied Messi out of Huesca tie
AFCON TV rights delay worry broadcasters
Eagles may face Ghana, I’Coast in Egypt
CAF holds AFCON 2019 draw
Tanzania fear no foe, insists Amuneke
Health tips for pre-school and day care centres
LASG repositions HEFAMAA for efficiency
Managing fibroid in pregnancy depends on size —Surgeon
‘One in four health care facilities lack water’
FG insures 48 tertiary health institutions
Dementia has increased by 400% in Nigeria — Study
How to find hidden GPS tracker in your car
Editorial: Let’s heed IMF’s call on economy
9th National Assembly: Why zone leadership positions to individuals?
Life as a stadium
Britain doesn’t exit, Nigeria Police gives sermon
Dousing tension in Nigeria’s electoral process

The Nation
Buhari to security chiefs: be ruthless with bandits
IMF to Nigeria: remove fuel subsidy
Govt warns Atiku against self-help
Ex-minister ‘blew’ $56m cash on jet
Wike to Amaechi, others: let’s unite
Oil prices dip nearly 2 per cent
IGP: records point to significant rise in crime after polls
Significant progress
Envisioning the Yoruba in an ideal Nigerian Federation 1
Five years in captivity
Customs seizes smuggled items worth N10.6b
Kwara revenue service targets N5b monthly
Oyo lawmaker fit for House Speaker, say youths
NECO reschedules entrance exam into unity schools
After 23 days, EFCC frees ex-NBA Vice President, Monday Ubani
Emir proposes Muslim Family Bill to tackle child spacing, domestic violence
‘Why Surveyor-General attributes achievements to Buhari’
Manual against sexual violence unveiled in Lagos
Masari inaugurates health promotion campaigns in Katsina
Suspected ritualists kill 50- year-old woman
Why I dropped ambition for House Majority Leader, by Monguno
Atiku hails Fintiri’s election
We need a fearless Speaker, says Reps-elect
‘Rebel’ lawmakers who won’t return
2019 elections: Reps probe killings of Poly lecturer, others in Rivers
2019: Election Tribunal receives 18 petitions in Kaduna
PDP accuses APC, presidency of plots against Atiku
Late Alonso header gives Chelsea win in Prague
UCL: PSG should listen to me more, says Alves
Mechanical Engineering wins CU Chancellor’s cup
La Liga: Costa banned for 8 games for insulting referee
Nigerian Helen Joseph ‘feared’ by American female boxers
Neymar visits Pele after surgery
Rising youth unemployment worries SMEDAN DG
Why Nigeria needs a blue revolution, by FISON
Review privatisation of power sector, Fed Govt told
Reward galore for Finecoat’s loyal customers
AFAN: Gross enhancement scheme ’ll boost agric productivity
UNILAG students charged with attempted rape
‘Learn new skills, knowledge, right attitude’
Danfo drivers to get 800 vehicles in Lagos’ bus reform scheme
Two face N180,000 theft charge
Two held over cultism
Hubby’s death: Court rejects wife’s motion on confessional statement
Synergy holds key to ultimate performance, says Ambode
System failure disrupts JAMB UTME in Kaduna
Teenager, Tochukwu Ndukwe, wins SDGs Maths competition
Five years after, seven sacked workers return
YABATECH opens water factory
Filmmaker X-rays Lagosians in new film, ‘Lagos: Sex, Lies and Traffic’
CMD: we’re restoring LUTH’s glory
Random jottings from HIV treatment centres
SYNLAB: Customers’ interest informs our relocation in Victoria Island
Envisioning the Yoruba in an ideal Nigerian Federation
Editorial: Significant progress

Buhari Orders Security Chiefs to Deal Ruthlessly with Bandits
S’Court Breaks Rivers Electoral Logjam, Strikes Out APC’s Appeals
Senate Asks FG to Expedite Action on Leah Sharibu’s Release
Ooni of Ife Backs Revival of Moremi the Musical
Akada Children’s Book Festival Looms
Singer-musicologist, Ore Drops A New Track, “Desperado”
Bruce Onobrakpeya’s Beauty and The Machine Show in Lagos
DCP Olatunji Disu: He Whom the Cap Fits
Adebukola Adeniyi: I Started Sewing in my Parent’s Living Room
Change of Baton in Western Naval Command
An Evening with Bollywood Legend
Another First for Universal Music Group
Prince Arthur Eze: Honour for an Illustrious Igbo Son
Introducing the New Delightopia
Unending Agony of Nigerians in South Africa
Reginald Ihejiahi at 60 –Tribute to a “Human Being”
Festival to Unite Renowned Children Authors in Nigeria
FG Accuses Atiku of Overheating the Polity
It’s part of presidency’s plot, says PDP
Ex-Works Minister, Ogunlewe’s Son, Moyo, Resigns from PDP
South-west Youths Back Lawan, Gbajabiamila for N’Assembly Leadership
The Need for a ‘Balanced Scorecard’ Approach to Development
Tales of a Winner and the Albatross of a Negotiated Crown
FG: Atiku Desperate to Replicate ‘Venezuelan Model’ in Nigeria
Jonathan: Violent Electoral Process can’t Produce Good Governance
NSIA Faults IMF’s Ranking on Nigeria’s SWF
Hollandia Yoghurt Gets Commendation
NSE All-Share Index Rises 0.53% on Sustained Bargain Hunting
Nigerian Breweries Raises N15bn to Support Short-term Funding
NPA to Implement Call-Up System to End Apapa Gridlock
Owerri Airport Outbreak Reveals Poor Firefighting Infrastructure at Airports
Odegbami Shuts AFCON 2019 Door on Mikel
Says: Exit of the former Chelsea star will give room for new player to shine…
CAF Sacks General Secretary Amr Fahmy
All Eyes on Cairo as CAF Holds Draw Ceremony
Akinwunmi Assures Falcons of More Support as World Cup Trophy Stops over in Abuja
Europa: Arsenal Takes Control of Napoli Clash, Chelsea Suffer to Beat Slavia Prague
‘Unmissable’ Match: Master Dribbler, Okocha, Takes on Ace Defender Puyol
LaLiga: Barca Closes in on the Title This Weekend Packed with Derby Clashes
Serie A: Juventus Looks Set to Clinch Scudetto

Daily Trust
Rivers: Supreme Court strikes out APC, Cole appeals
…Rivers PDP hails S/Court ruling
Abba files petition against Ganduje’s victory
APC, guber candidate file petition against Tambuwal’s re-election
Ignore Ihedioha’s order, Okorocha tells Imo workers
Abba files petition against Ganduje’s victory
Reps give President Buhari 48hrs to address the nation on Zamfara killings
APC, guber candidate file petition against Tambuwal’s election
Ali Nuhu sues Zango for alleged defamation, assassination of character
Tourism employing more youth as tour guides, curators — Ooni
Kate Henshaw, Sani Muazu, others star in 4th Republic
Need for value addition while job hunting!
Falcons assured of more support, as trophy stops over in Abuja
Chukwueze happy to play for Nigeria at all levels
All eyes on Cairo as CAF holds AFCON 2019 draw
I will never concede defeat to Ndume — Kudla Satumari
Stock market volatility: Operators task FG on positive reforms
Recovery of N5trn debt, a challenge to all Nigerians — AMCON
FCTA will audit Abuja orphanages
Lent: FCT residents speak on diet, lifestyle change
FCTA holds stakeholders’ retreat on land administration
Mass killings, atrocities in Nigeria: Tracing the trajectory
Do the dead really need a ‘befitting’ funeral?
Political power, poverty, gold and killing fields in Northern Nigeria
The untold story of Tambuwal’s victory
NNPC, 2019 budget and Baru’s optimism
Emefiele’s control and IMF’s applause
SUDAN: Military topples, arrests President al-Bashir
VATICAN: Ex-Pope blames 1960s revolution for sex abuse
UNITED STATES Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder arrested in London
CrimeSee More
Cult clash claims 2 as police arrest 33 in Lagos
Butcher docked over attempt to steal from church
Court remands man accused of killing 99-yr-old aunt
NLC expresses concern over president’s delay in signing new minimum wage bill into law
Farmers, seed companies to harvest opportunities at seed fair
HIV self-testing: Youth get N450,000 prizes for innovative ideas
Augustine University matriculates 71 students
NYSC Board rates Sokoto orientation camp high
Questions you can’t ask The Almighty
Man arrested for abusing NZ mosque goers
Israel converts historical mosque into a bar
Court suspends judgment on suit seeking to sack Saraki, 55 other lawmakers
Fidelity Bank announces appointment of 3 executives
Int’l Human Rights Commission appoints Essien as director
Mo Abudu bags MIPTV award in France

The Sun
Rivers guber: Supreme Court throws out appeals by APC, Tonye Cole, others
Police kill 10 bandits, arrest 48
Defection: Court suspends judgement on suit seeking to sack Saraki, 55 lawmakers
Imo Assembly: Tight security, as plot to impeach Speaker thickens
IMF recommends total fuel subsidy removal for Nigeria
Abuja posters: Stop overheating polity, FG warns Atiku
Supreme Court judgement: Wike extends hand of fellowship to Amaechi
Ritualists kill woman in Ondo, remove private parts
Reforms in justice arm’ll reorder Ekiti –Fayemi
9th NASS: Group roots for Gbajabiamila, Lawan as speaker, Senate president
Archbishop tasks Diya on state of nation
Boko Haram: Military returns evacuated residents of Borno town
Saraki-led Senate has not done badly -Ekwe
Plateau guber: How Lalong survived PDP’s onslaught
PPN withdraws from Rivers Assembly rerun poll
Sokoto: APC files petition against Tambuwal’s re-election
Ex-VP’ll not bow to intimidation, says PDP
Equities sustain upward trend, ASI up 0.53%
Jumia offers 80% discount to promote Easter shopping
Banks defrauding customers through stamp duty –NECA
IMF recommends total fuel subsidy removal for Nigeria
NSE lifts suspension on Afromedia Plc
Sokoto: APC files petition against Tambuwal’s re-election
Kano guber: PDP candidate files petition at tribunal
Imo guber: We’ve made alarming discoveries – Nwosu
We’re ready for Saturday supplementary election in Rivers – INEC
Japan’s Olympics Minister resigns
Porto desperate to land Onuachu
AFCON 2019: Super Eagles land in Pot One
Ahead France 2019: Akinwunmi assures Falcons more support
…Rohr: Bring on Algeria, others
Seville, Real Betis derby live on DSTV
Omeruo’s permanent transfer to Leganes suffers setback
Cricket: Chuma Anosike Criket Cup bowls off
CAF under fire over delay of 2019 AFCON TV rights
…General Secretary sacked
Bayern tracks Onyekuru
Unmissable Match: Okocha clashes with ace defender, Puyol
Eventually, the come came to become
Why you should maintain relationships
Still on National Assembly leadership
Power greed and 2023 presidency
Anambra: Excellence as way of life
Igbo cosmology: The meaning of Ubani
Rachael Okonkwo to fete Nsukka kids at Easter
Eko Hotels’ eco-friendly art contest for teenagers
JAMB: Candidates narrate experiences at centres

Boko Haram: Senate Urges FG to expedite action on Leah Sharibu’s release
UPDATE: FG warns Atiku over alleged attempt to recreate Venezuelan…
Sudan military seizes power, arrests Omar al-Bashir, says defence…
Not less than 73 senators will vote for Lawan — Spokesman
Rivers: Supreme Court judgment on APC vindicates us ― PDP
Stakeholders call for tax waivers for organisations working against child labour
Senate confirms new ambassadorial nominees, others
Ninth Assembly: South East demands Speaker
NECO postpones common entrance exams
2 docked over alleged car theft, N114,000 fraud
Man arraigned for allegedly stealing
World Bank estimates Mozambique’s economic losses from Cyclone Idai at $773…
Drought displaces 137,000 Somalis in 3 months says UN
We must follow legislative best practices in choosing ninth NASS…
Otedola, celebrities congratulate Dangote on 62nd birthday
After daughter’s attempted suicide twice, distressed mother cries for help
23-year-old aspiring boxer needs N11m to live
JAMB: UTME begins nationwide with some hitches
Edo students decry closure of state-owned institutions
FUTO emerges Africa Centre of Excellence in Future Energies and…
NYSC praises Sokoto state government for supporting scheme

The Guardian
Fresh 15 bodies recovered as Tiv, Jukun clashes continue
NECO postpones national common entrance examination, sets April 27 as new date
FG cautions Atiku against overheating polity, instigating political crisis
NDIC expresses concern over cybercrime, ponzi schemes
Buhari greets Pascal Dozie at 80
Minister seeks better scientific ties between Nigeria, Japan
Rivers House of Assembly begins debate on amending state pension law
Candidates, parents turn UTME centre to wrestling scene as JAMB records hitches
Dana Air passenger recovers lost $5000, valuables
Amber House wins Brains Premier inter-house meet
NTF focused on replacing ageing players, says Akindoju
Laliga suspends Diego Costa for rest of season
Nicklaus, Player kick off 83rd Masters Tournament
Chelsea set to give Liverpool ‘blues style’
Okocha clashes with Puyol as Unmissable Match holds in Uyo
APC’s uncommon failure to capture South-South
Yari’s crucifixion and sundry frustrations
Is your waistline making you sick?
Who is feeling the heat?
Editorial: Rejection of Ajaokuta Completion Fund Bill
Awaiting Buhari’s list of ministers
Rev. S. T. Ola Akande: The legacy of spirituality and ecumenism
Dear Government, please stop creating jobs!
Killings, killings everywhere
EGM stresses fintech innovation for financial market
CIBN seeks membership growth through strategic engagement
Oando Foundation harps strategic partnership with stakeholders
Bulls run pushes market indices further by N58b
Sleeping on back during pregnancy causes threefold increase in stillbirth
How eating raw garlic keeps memory sharp in old age
Slug slime may be better than stitches
Supplement’s intake increases risk of cancer death

Ending The International Shame
Ibadan Royal Tussle: Court Of Appeal Strikes Out Ladoja’s Motion On Gazette
My Rwandan Experience
Massilia Targets Number One Spot With All-New L200 Pick-Up
INEC Ad-Hoc Staff Protest: We’ll Never Pay Impostors, REC Warns
AFCON 2019: Super Eagles Can Beat Egypt, Senegal To Title — Lawal
NDIC To Support Banks, Others With N440bn In 2019
FIFA WWC: Super Falcons Can Improve, Says Dennerby
France 2019: Akinwunmi Assures Falcons Of More Support As Trophy Lands Abuja
FG Has Given Priority To Women, Youth Empowerment —Lai Mohammed
Ethiopia To Dump 2020 CHAN Hosting
Ban On Mining Activities Won’t Last Long —Minister
Insecurity : Buhari Launches Offensive; Orders Ruthless Action
Abia IPAC Crisis Deepens, As APGA Factional Chairmen Claim Leadership
Imo Assembly To Probe Cause Of Owerri Airport Fire
Candidates Protest As WAEC Omits Their Names In Ongoing Exams
NCC Arrests 200 Agents Over Alleged Fraudulent Activation Of Sim Cards
APC, Presidency in fresh plot to set up Atiku – PDP NWC
Breaking: S’Court dismisses APC’s appeal, declines to reverse self
Sudanese call ‘regime has fallen’ as army announcement awaited
APC, guber candidate file petition against election of Tambuwal
KWARA: Battle royale as Popoola, Danbaba fight for speakershi
Join hands with us to move our dear State forward, Wike begs Amaechi
Sudan defence minister sworn in as chief of new military council
Defection: Court accuses Saraki, Dogara, Akpabio, 51 lawmakers for misconduct
Lukaku calls for Man Utd ‘arrogance’ against Barcelona
How Akon, Rick Ross Advised Me To Start My Music Career In Nigeria- Odozi
Kemi Lala Akindoju makes directorial debut with ‘Lavender’
Neo Phlames, Labosky return with ‘My Hood Live Concert 2.0’
Slim Brown drops visuals for Nkem
NDIC to support banks, others with N440bn in 2019
Wife accused of killing husband: Court dismisses application seeking to reject confessional statements
NECO postpones 2019 Common Entrance Examinations
Israeli spacecraft crashes during moon landing: mission control

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