News Headlines Jun 10, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jun 10, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Battle for Senate presidency hots up as Lawan, Ndume meet PDP senators-elect
Scores killed as bandits attack five Sokoto villages
Saraki donates severance allowance to Leah Sharibu’s family, others
Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s retirement, wants more five S’Court justices appointed
Nobody can stop my reappointment as minister – Dalung
The thief and saint called Abacha
Husband wrongfully accused of kidnapping wife, daughter for money rituals
State of OOUTH, worse than deplorable, says Ogun gov
Ihedioha still behaving like a lawmaker on oversight function –Okorocha
SERAP, others ask court to stop NASS N4.68bn allowance
Battle for Senate presidency hots up as Lawan, Ndume meet PDP senators-elect
Scores killed as bandits attack five Sokoto villages
Saraki donates severance allowance to Leah Sharibu’s family, others
Like MKO Abiola, like Leah Sharibu
Community accuses Lagos hotelier of leading hoodlums to attack
Olubadan warns against violence as Egungun festival begins
CBN blocks smugglers’ accounts in textile, rice, palm oil industries
Insecurity: DAWN hails South-West govs on joint efforts to save Yorubaland
Husband wrongfully accused of kidnapping wife, daughter for money rituals
Man chops off 11-year-old boy’s wrist in Lagos
Abducted Anambra pupils found in Onitsha hotel
Police arrest cattle rustler, recover 30 cows in Niger
Two suspected inter-state kidnappers nabbed in Ekiti
Command apprehends 11 for murder, cultism in Ebonyi
Man abducted in Lagos rescued in Osun
Court remands two for stealing tricycle in Rivers
Kwara gov promises to fulfill campaign promises to avoid disgrace
PDP attacks APC over Dubai trip for Osun LG chairmen
PDP youths warn gov aspirants
Abia group ditches Kalu, demands Speaker’s position
CBN blocks smugglers’ accounts in textile, rice, palm oil industries
Refineries lose N231bn under Buhari amid delayed repairs
Nasarawa to work with NASENI to harness solid minerals
Petroleum products consumption increase as NNPC makes N174.6bn
LCCI calls for concessionary tax rate for SMEs
Remove petrol subsidy, FSDH advises FG
Nobody can stop my reappointment as minister – Dalung
AFCON: Reactions trail exclusion of Eagles duo
Dropping Iheanacho, Ajayi tough call — Rohr
Rohr drops Iheanacho, Ajayi, names 20 debutants for AFCON
Falcons must fight against Korea – Dennerby
Portugal win first Nations League, beat Netherlands 1-0
Censors Board warn youths against pornographic, violent films on internet
Editorial: Disgraceful games with IAAF funds
Mr. President, it is time to get it right
Role of free Internet in achieving universal access

The Nation

Oyegun destroyed APC in Oyo, other states, says party chief
AbdulRazaq condoles with ThisDay MD over wife’s death
Peace deal: Court to determine fate of new Emirates in Kano
Four aspirants, Dogara’s loyalists plotting against Gbajabiamila
EFCC fails to enforce Appeal Court’s verdict on police pension thief Yusuf
APC governors back Lawan, Gbajabiamila
Borroffice steps down for Omo-Agege
Fish farmer cuts off boy’s wrist
OGFZA, Axxela sign MoU
Fed Govt Sues NNPC, Agip, Shell, NPDC
Ronaldo leads Portugal to Nations League glory
Buhari, governors join forces for Lawan, Gbajabiamila
Deputy Senate Presidency: I’m still in the race, says Alimikhena
Buhari okays Onnoghen’s voluntary retirement
Posterior governor
LSE hosts Ecobank after $500m eurobond issuance
Shekarau brings rare virtues to the Senate
53 African countries for trade expo
Ending e-cheating
Stallion Motors unveils mini trucks
Fish farmer cuts off boy’s wrist
Fed Govt Sues NNPC, Agip, Shell, NPDC
Ronaldo leads Portugal to Nations League glory
240 Reps-elect sign up for Gbajabiamila
News
Four aspirants, Dogara’s loyalists plotting against Gbajabiamila
EFCC fails to enforce Appeal Court’s verdict on police pension thief Yusuf
Democracy Day: Abiola’s family hails Buhari
Falola: Nigeria cannot develop with 1999 Constitution
June 12: How will history remember Babangida?
Wike appoints SSG, Chief of Staff
Makinde to set up anti-corruption agency
Bills: Rep lauds Saraki, Dogara over synergy in 8th Assembly
Egypt 2019: Rohr Drops Iheanacho, Ajayi
Nigeria-born football stars who never played for Super Eagles
Greatest comebacks in the UEFA Champions League
Pomp as 2019 HiFL season kicks off
OGFZA, Axxela sign MoU
LSE hosts Ecobank after $500m eurobond issuance
53 African countries for trade expo
Stallion Motors unveils mini trucks
‘Why oil blocks were not allocated in four years’
Developing partnerships with govts to offer agric insurance
Aggrieved traders shut Ogun mall Buhari commissioned
Education reforms: Public Schools in Edo wear exciting new look
UNIMAID develops device to stimulate performance in Alpha Jet

ThisDay

Buhari Accepts Onnoghen’s Voluntary Retirement
Godwin Emefiele: Rising Shale Oil Portends Risk to Nigeria’s Economy
Apapa Gridlock: How Successive Govts Failed to Construct Truck Terminal Approved by Gowon in 1973
Edo Strengthens Ties with Lagos, Kaduna
Unicorn Set to Host Africa TechMoney Summit
Ibom Air Begins Flight Operations
NIWA Pledges to Maximise Inland Waterways Potential
Developing Roadmap for Greater Growth, Job Creation
Onyema: Increased Private Sector Investments Needed for Inclusive Growth
Peak Bids Eagles Farewell with Super Breakfast
BON Strikes World Cup Broadcast Deal with FIFA
*Decries costs of AFCON 2019 rights
Musa, Ighalo, Akinwunmi Emerge Pitch Award Winners
NPFL SUPER SIX: Abdallah Remains Positive on Enyimba Winning the Playoff
Portugal Wins Inaugural UEFA Nations League
*Pickford hands England third-placed bronze
French Open: Nadal Beats Thiem to Lift 12th Men’s Singles Title
HiFL Holds Team Draw, Reveals Jerseys ahead of 2019 Season
Christiane Becomes Oldest Hat-trick Scorer in World Cup History
Falana Regains BOA Lawyers’ Football League Trophy
*Advocaat wins bronze medal
‘Timi, a Professional in Politics
Counting the Gains of June 12
BAYELSA ON TIMI ALAIBE’S MIND
GOV FINTIRI AND SKILLS ACQUISITION CENTRES
Ibom Air Begins Flight Operations
NIWA Pledges to Maximise Inland Waterways Potential
Developing Roadmap for Greater Growth, Job Creation
Onyema: Increased Private Sector Investments Needed for Inclusive Growth
EDITORIAL: UNETHICAL PRACTICES IN THE BANKS

Daily Trust

The far-reaching effects of Huawei’s woes
Glo, Huawei present smartphones to varsities
Gov Sule promises collaboration with NASENI
9mobile offers cheaper call, SMS rates with Hajj roaming plan
How Nigeria can become aviation’s regional hub
APC governors back Lawan, Gbajabiamila
Bandits kill 25 in Sokoto villages
SERAP, others want court to stop NASS’ N4.68bn welcome package
Poverty major cause of problems in north – Moghalu
It’s shameful seeing almajiri beg – Gwandu emir
NBC: Daar Communications still flouts broadcasting code
Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s resignation
I don’t want to be stoned — Kwara Gov
Good legislation’ll make Nigeria better — Gbajabiamila
Shelve your ambition to protect Igbo interest, group tells Kalu
External forces behind Lagos PDP crisis — Elders
Super Eagles land in Ismailia for 2019 AFCON
Iheanacho’s exclusion didn’t come to me as a surprise – Lawal
How Nigeria can become aviation’s regional hub
Sterling Bank creates platform for Abuja SMEs
Heritage Bank trains 300 new intakes
Man, 61, arrested for chopping off boy’s hand
Police rescue two brothers from angry mob
Stitching the world together
A ‘workaholic’ set to take the gavel
Democracy @ 20: In praise of MD Yusuf (1931 –2015)
Democracy: Banish the demons!
Editorial:
Let’s focus on reforming SARS
Gov Sule promises collaboration with NASENI
Union wants Lalong to repeal controversial water sector law
NSITF: We work with Public Procurement Act – Somefun
Minimum wage: Bayelsa workers seek divine help for speedy implementation
JAMB: No candidate has more than one UTME result
Senate passes vote of confidence on UNILAG VC
Borno governor, Umara offers scholarships to 6,000 students of Borno State University
“Mind your business,” Simi tells ‘womb-watchers’
NiMet makes Monday weather prediction for Kano, Abuja, Lagos, others
BUK launches ‘one man one tree’ project to curb air pollution
Centre wants FG to address menace of air pollution

The Sun

Apapa gridlock: Banks’ transactions drop by 40% over loss of 90% SMEs businesses
Atiku/Buhari: Tribunal resumes sitting today
Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s retirement
Deputy Senate president: APGA chieftain canvasses support for Kalu
9th Senate: Kalu’s candidacy in the eyes of clergy
Senate presidency: Lawan, Ndume hold last minute talks with PDP
•••Lawan woos PDP senators with juicy chairmanship slots
June 12: Pay benefits of past presidents to Abiola, group urges Buhari
Delta community threatens to shut NPDC operations
Rivers: Wike appoints SSG, CoS
Imoke lauds Ayade over Nigeria’s first vitamins rice mill
Buhari’s second term best for Nigeria – Ex-guber candidate
No previous minister is worthy of reappointment -Abbah
… APC, AAC knock gov’s devt agenda, decry frequent foreign trips
50 leaders gather for ILO centenary conference
IndustriALL Nigeria hails Friedrich Ebert Foundation on youth development
Labour ministry mourns PENGASSAN president, Johnson
Powerful Jaguar F-PACE SVR drives in Africa
Suzuki cars: CFAO takes over, offers Alto, Baleno, Ciaz, Ertiga, Jimny
Senegal confirmed as hosts for AfroBasket Women 2019
35 players to open Nigeria camp in Buffallo
Felix Akiga: D’ Tigers have capacity to excel in China 2019
Nadal beats Thiem to claim record-stretching 12th French Open title
2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Italy upsets Australia with Bonansea’s brace
Play as a team to get results, Dilichukwu urges Super Falcons
IAAF unveils new name, logo, now `World Athletics’
Democracy Day: It’s justice at last, says Kola Abiola
8th NASS and educational legacy in Nsugbe
Dictatorship moves to next level
Nigeria at crossroads
The WHAT IF challenge (3)
Why education in Nigeria is in shambles, by emeritus prof
Unending threats, lawsuits over Lulu Briggs’ estate
Sit down and govern, Okorocha tells Ihedioha
I’m loyal to Ugwuanyi -Senator Nnamani
Weak institutions, leadership failure fuel insecurity –Adams
Olubadan warns against violence as 30-day egungun festival begins
AAU Ekpoma: The Prof. Onimawo feat in 3 years
Ramaphosa and challenge of xenophobic attacks
Why 2019 UTME exercise was successful -JAMB

The Guardian

Nigerians want court to stop N4.68b welcome pay for NASS
Foreign investors pull out N1.77tr over insecurity
Rangers battle Kano Pillars for survival as Akwa United, Lobi Stars clash
Four aspirants step down for Gbajabiamila in House speakership race
Oando’s sanctioning for good of investors, SEC insists
Why LUTH doctors are prone to burnout, depression, by NARD
‘OOUTH can’t produce competent doctors for now’
Saraki donates severance pay to Leah Sharibu’s family, others
Northern elite responsible for region’s poverty, underdevelopment, says Moghalu
Brazil trip ‘significant step’ for Qatar ahead of 2022 World Cup
UNILAG gets FUTA, EKSU, OAU as organisers unveil groups for 2019 HIFL
Falana beats ALP/SPA Ajibade 3-0 to regain BOA Lawyers League trophy
At Peak breakfast, Eagles reaffirm desire to win Egypt 2019 AFCON
Fury reveals the exact moment he knew rival Joshua would lose to Ruiz Jr.
Organisers set for African Freestyle Championship’s zonal preliminaries
Support for Lawan not ploy to join APC, say Morro, Ubah
We were not allowed to have our way in eighth Senate, Omo-Agege laments
Clamour for religious, zonal balancing in National Assembly leadership mounts
Adekunle Gold Pens Emotional Tribute To His Late Father
Tiwtter Influencer Pamilerin Adegoke Accuses Peruzzi Of Assault
The day of two noons
Editorial: Governors, poor governance and consequences
How absence of SEC’s governing board undermines investors’ confidence
Stanbic IBTC, nine others record N534b share deals in five months
FMDQ weekly report
How insurance firms settled N76b claims
Taking agriculture to the Next Level
Setting agenda for Gbajabiamila, Wase
Random thoughts on productivity
The beauty of foolishness
As homeowners shun C of Os, Lagos government issues 5,899 certificates in four years
Planners seek new master plan in Kwara State
Nigeria turns spotlight on air pollution at World Environment Day
Developer boosts housing stock with Lagos N1.5b pro

Vanguard

9th NASS: Ned Nwoko Denied Accreditation
9th NASS: Lawan, Ndume, Others In Last-Minute Horse-Trading
Evwreni Conference/Election Holds 28, 29 June
1 Dies, 5 Injured As Crane Collapses On Building In Dallas
9th NASS: Speakership Candidates Talk Tough
Bleak Prospects For 2019 Economic Performance
No Minimum Wage Yet: What Will NLC Do Now?
‘Kalu’s Dep Senate President Ambition, A Joke Taken Too Far’
2023: Why Igbo Should Have A Shot At The Presidency – Amaechi
Executive Order I’ll End Reckless Influx Of Expatriates Into Nigeria — NUPENG
SERAP, BudgIT, EiE Urge Court To Stop NASS N4.68bn ‘Welcome Package’
Man Chops Off Boy’s Wrist Over Fish Pond In Lagos
N460m Scandal Rocks Imo Assembly
Atiku Vs Buhari: Tribunal Resumes Hearing Today, As Panel Gets New Head
Fidelity Bank To Drive Savings, Reduce Cost With Tech – CEO
Why Nigeria’s Economy Cannot Grow —Dangote
Blame NFF, Not Aigbogun For Flying Eagles Poor Outing In Poland
I’ll neutralize banditry, terrorism, kidnapping – Buhari
Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s voluntary retirement, seeks appointment of Justices for Supreme Court
Okorocha tackles Ihedioha over governance
Goje: Buhari has revealed his true colours in fight against corruption – PDP
How Oshiomhole survived “coup” scare
I’ve lost count of number of people I killed in one year — 20-year-old kidnapper
Mikel surpasses Kanu record for Nigeria
Zimbabwe was a good test for Eagles — Rohr
Holders Cameroon win Africa Cup warm-up, Ghana lose to Namibia
Portugal wins maiden UEFA Nations League
Would you let your kids see you naked!?
Dbanj‘s gold neck chain worth millions goes missing while on flight to Lagos
Fidelity Bank to drive savings, reduce cost with tech – CEO
NNPC earns N174bn from PMS, diesel, kerosene sales in March
Banks seek new legal power to tackle bad debts
Fidelity Bank to create ASPAMDA traders support facility
Interbank money market to record N607bn net inflow in June
Why we organise career fair for Nigerians, UK varsities explain
OOUTH unfits to produce competent doctors , says Abiodun
JAMB says no candidate has more than one UTME result
Restructuring Education: Don says Nigeria needs to start again
Fidelity Bank tasks parents on enduring educational legacy for children
Man chops off boy’s wrist over fish pond in Lagos
Power Outage : Cheap inverter-fired electricity launched in Nigeria

New Telegraph

Husband, wife, others die in Abuja auto crash
How Ihedioha is plugging Okorocha’s policy gaps
Rohr drops Iheanacho, Ajayi from Eagles AFCON squad
Atiku vs Buhari: Another female judge to replace Bulkachuwa
APC governors adopt Lawan, Gbajabiamila for NASS leadership
Simon: I didn’t want to miss AFCON
It’ll be unfair to deny South-East of Deputy Senate President – Kalu
Eagles’ final list was difficult- Rohr
State police: To be or not?
Rebranding: Why Nigerians need insurance
Goje: Constitution allows takeover of criminal case by AGF –EFCC
Dust over Buhari’s Executive Order on arms
Don’t play down insecurity in S’West, Afenifere tells DAWN Commission
NASS leadership: Buhari, govs, APC, PDP hold crucial talks
PDP senators endorse Lawan for Senate President
Egypt 2019: Peak bids Eagles farewell with Super Breakfast
Catfish farmer chops off 11-year-old boy’s hand for ‘stealing’
Police arrest cattle rustler, recover 30 cows
Egungun festival: Olubadan warns masquerades, followers against violence

Yahoo Boy: Music producer threatens to sue EFCC
16-year-old girl, others arrested for robbery
Underwritten expenses, others hurt Veritas Kapital
Ihebuzor: SMEs, key to economic growth
$500m Eurobond issuance: LSE hosts Ecobank
Eagles’ final list was difficult- Rohr
Falcons vow better showing against Korea
2019 AFCON: 23-man Eagles land in Ismailia
EDITORIAL: Unemployment: Urgent need to curtail rising scare
Dust over Buhari’s Executive Order on arms

Daily Independent

Minimum Wage: NLC Goes Spiritual To Ensure Speedy Implementation
8th NASS Performed Better Than Previous Ones – Okei-Odumakin
Afenifere Lauds South-West Govs’ Joint Efforts On Tackling Insecurity
Ihedioha Yet To Settle Down For Imo –Okorocha
Saraki Donates Severance Package To Leah Sharibu’s Family, Others
48,000 Ex-PHCN Staff Engages Law Firm To Press Home Entitlements
Cleric Urges Christians To Unite For Divine Manifestation
ERA Pledges Support For UNN New VC
Expert Raises Concern Over Mercury Dental Amalgam
30,000 Candidates Sit For Teachers PQE Nationwide
Akeredolu Lauds Dokubo For Commitment To Niger Delta Development
APC To Sanction New Reps Who Vote Against Gbaja
25 Killed In Fresh Bandits’ Attack In Sokoto, CP Confirms Four Arrests
Why We Don’t Want Akpabio Named Minister — A/Ibom APC Elders
1,522 Nigerians, SERAP, BudgIT, EiE Ask Court To Stop NASS N4.68bn Welcome Package
Over 200 Reps-Elect Have Signed For Bago’s Candidature –Ogeneto
9th NASS: Coast Clear For Lawan, Gbajabiamila – Ajibulu
South-East Has Benefited From Buhari’s Administration – Moghalu
Gbaja: We Have The Numbers But We’ll Not Take Chances –Jubrin
NNPC Rakes In N174.62bn From Petroleum Products Sales
LCCI Advocates Concessionary Tax Rate For SMEs
Our Ocean Rich Enough To Sustain Economy – Peterside
No Minimum Wage Yet. What Will NLC Do Now?
Equity Market Depreciates By 2.05% Week-On-Week
AFCON 2019: Rohr Unveils 23-Man Squad
…Decision Taken Before Zimbabwe’s Friendly – Rohr
Mikel Reaffirms Commitment To Super Eagles
Nigeria’s 23-Man AFCON Squad Lands In Ismailia
Carthage Eagles Hoping To Fly Again

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