News Headlines Jun 13, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jun 13, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Mixed reactions as Buhari vows to rebuild Nigeria, renames stadium after MKO
Buhari, Tinubu will soon taste el-Rufai’s venom, says Shehu Sani
FG may lift land border vehicle importation ban — Customs boss
Suspected herdsmen attack travellers in Osun, kill LG worker
Power firm throws community into darkness over alleged manhandling of official
How Omatsuli transferred money paid into firm’s account – Witness
Bandits abduct Kastsina village head
DPO, seven cops arrested for killing porter, one other
Joshua’s career over – Fury
Military helicopter crashes on Democracy Day in Katsina
Cult clashes claim five, mob beats two to death in Bayelsa
National Assembly leaders may name committees today
DSS stops June 12 rally in Ibadan, arrests three
Four suspected cultists arrested in Ogun
How presidential panel misled court to issue interim forfeiture order of $158m — Telecom firm
Danish husband’s blood matched murdered wife, daughter’s – Forensic analyst
Motorcyclist crushed to death in Ekiti
Govt has impoverished Nigerians to oppress them, says Ezekwesili
Osoba, Akpabio back President on Abiola
Democracy Day: Govs hail Buhari for recognising MKO Abiola, urge unity
APC, PDP govs, NGF congratulate Lawan, Gbajabiamila
Stock market investors lose N533bn in seven days
Nigeria earns $236bn from petroleum exports in five years
NCC awards N65m to 11 varsities for technology research
NERC issues 40MW licence as power generation sheds 1,431MW
Oando shareholders knock SEC for AGM suspension
I was committed to ending NFF crisis —Dalung
Falcons beat Korea, end World Cup winless run
Oshoala equals Nwadike’s goals record
Enyimba are NPFL champions
Stadium: Abiola’s ex-aide lauds Buhari
NMA proposes new health insurance scheme
Blame drug abuse for increase in crime rate — Ojo
CMD to rebrand, reposition EKSUTH with quality service delivery
Revive moribund hospitals in Imo, group tells Ihedioha
Eliminating food allergy and intolerance for good health
NHEA targets global standards in healthcare delivery
Editorial: N11tn petrol subsidy, illogical
June 12 as Democracy Day commendable, but…
For Osun politicians, it’s a book problem
Will Buhari do better with this NASS?

The Nation

Fayemi urges Lawan, Gbajabiamila to put national interest first
Ondo representative hails colleagues for backing Gbajabiamila
‘Kanu’s reception in Canada proves Biafra’s restoration’
Bauchi to declare state of emergency in education
Kingibe: Obasanjo knew about June 12 annulment
Air Force’s helicopter crashes in Katsina
Abuja Stadium renaming: Abiola ‘ll be happy in grave, says Akerele
Motorcyclist killed after defying traffic light in Ekiti
I’ll keep fighting for recognition of Lagos’ 37 local govts, says Adeola
Bagudu: APC governors will work with National Assembly to deepen democracy
Oyetola seeks unity as Osun marks Democracy Day
Balogun defies Olubadan’s order on Egungun festival
June 12 and the mo(u)rning after
Abiola’s untimely death cut our national hope, says Abiodun
MKO Abiola’s beatification
Smuggling: Navy seizes rice, others worth N45m
Methodist priest arrested for ‘faking own kidnap’
Gunmen kill Osun civil servant on Ife-Ibadan highway
June 12: Don seeks foundation
Atiku: June 12 soul of democratic Nigeria’s struggle
‘We must move to next level’
Three arrested during anti-kidnapping rally in Ibadan
Tinubu to Lawan, Gbajabiamila, others: deepen democracy
June 12: Fasanmi, Adebanjo welcome gesture
Bagudu: APC governors will work with National Assembly to deepen democracy
Oyetola seeks unity as Osun marks Democracy Day
Abiola’s untimely death cut our national hope, says Abiodun
NADECO: True federalism is the answer
‘We lost family assets to the struggle’
Abiola: Adepoju hails FG for renaming Abuja national stadium
Photos: Oshoala voted player of match as Falcons beat South Korea
Video: Super Falcons in celebratory mood after defeating South Korea 2-0
World Cup: Buhari Salutes Falcons for Victory on Democracy Day
Rejuvenated Falcons renew hope in 2-0 defeat of Korea Republic
Breaking: NPFL fines Kano Pillars, bans Rabiu Ali
Oando: Tinubu gets order for judicial review of SEC fine, ban
NSE to engineers: form consortia to bridge infrastructure gap
Tackle air pollution, Fed Govt told
Family petitions Ogun cp over land grabbing
Ogun tops list of funded estates in Southwest, says FMBN
Edo, BoI, others brainstorm on access to finance for MSMEs
Motorcyclist killed after defying traffic light in Ekiti
Three-day-old baby stolen in Plateau hospital
Bauchi to declare state of emergency in education
Challenges of gifted education
Sundry Misusages XIII: Ensue . . . plus more
Lagos public schools sweep Stockholm water prizes
Plagiarism, sexual harassment over in UNIZIK, says VC
Canadian-based Nigerian honours teachers
Who vandalised Osun Poly’s Health Centre?
Experts urge students to embrace entrepreneurship
Why I dumped Medicine for Music, by UNIZIK student
DELSU inducts medical doctors
Final year student attempts suicide over poor result
LASU celebrates World Bicycle Day
Chapped lips, whites, cracked heels, schitzophrenia (1)


Oando: Court Allows Tinubu to Seek Judicial Review of SEC’s Sanctions
Tackling Low Awareness on Birth Registration
Legalise Marijuana to Ease Cancer Pain, Advocate Tells FG
Lagos Trains 825 Health Workers on Attitudinal Change
World Environmental Day: Fan Milk Calls for Tree PlCommuniyvNHEA to Honour Akinkugbe, Lambo, Okoli with Lifetime Achievement Awards
Suicide: NAFDAC to Consider Modifying Sniper Containers, Says DG
Buhari: We Will Lift 100m Nigerians Out of Poverty
To assemble strong team to drive transformation agenda Renames Abuja National Stadium after Abiola
Denying Bloomberg Report, CBN Not Floating the Naira
Says no change in exchange rate structure
2019 Budget Threatened as Oil Price Slumps to$60
Governance Structure: ACF, Afenifere, Ohanaeze Disagree on Obasanjo’s Position
NAF Helicopter Crash-lands in Katsina
Gunmen kidnap another village head Daura monarch clocks 43 days in captivity Francis
THISDAY MD’s Wife for Burial June 20
Governance Structure: ACF, Afenifere, Ohanaeze Disagree on Obasanjo’s Position
Tinubu Congratulates Lawan, Gbajabiamila
Tunji- Ojo Congratulates Gbajabiamila
Ndokwa/Ukwuani Group Congratulates Omo-Agege
‘Dapo Abiodun Would Have Lost If Amosun Had Supported His Governorship Bid’
‘Politicians Should Not Challenge Every Election Result in Court’
After Issuing Certificate of Return to Okorocha, INEC Says It Will Challenge Court Order
‘NADECO Misled Abiola’
Report: Global 5G Subscriptions Projected to Reach 1.9 Billion by 2024
Regulator Moves to Promote Local Content in Tech Ecosystem
Elumelu Inaugurates Aisha Buhari Foundation’s Maternity Facility
Opeke Seeks Executive Order for Technology Sector
Faluyi: Many Companies on Life Support
Ikeja Electric Launches MAP Scheme
Falcons Defeat S’ Korea to Revive Hope of Reaching Knock out Phase
Enyimba Wins 8th Record NPFL Title
7 hours ago
Kano Pillars Fined N8m, Rabiu Ali Banned for 12 Matches
Pinnick Presents Pitch Awards Gong to Okowa
Tyson Fury Says Anthony Joshua is ‘Finished’
CSG: Change Agent Revolutionising Sports Business
Women’s World Cup: Germany Makes it Two Wins Out of Two
Enyimba International Win 2018/2019 NPFL Title
Tackling Low Awareness on Birth Registration
FAO Issues Alert on Food Poisoning in Lagos, Kano, Other Cities
World Environmental Day: Fan Milk Calls for Tree Planting
Well Head Fire: Delta Community Demands Medical Aid, Others from Chevron
NHEA to Honour Akinkugbe, Lambo, Okoli with Lifetime Achievement Awards
Suicide: NAFDAC to Consider Modifying Sniper Containers, Says DG

Daily Trust

Death toll in Niger bandit attacks rises to 47
3-day-old baby missing in Plateau hospital
Ethiopian Airlines: We’ll be last airline to fly 737 Max after recertification
Mutawalle to emirs: I’ll depose you if…
PDP govs seek National Assembly independence
JUST IN: Explosion rocks Port Harcourt Mall
BREAKING: Buhari speaks on those sponsoring insecurity in Nigeria
President Buhari’s Democracy Speech
Democracy Day: Nigerian refugees in Niger, Cameroon to return home – Borno governor
JUST IN: Buhari names National Stadium after MKO Abiola
June 12: Buhari’s govt has corrected past injustices — APC
Buhari’s speech full of false performance claims — PDP
Zamfara: APGA to challenge INEC’s declaration of PDP’s Mutawalle as governor
Who would you rather prefer… Boy Caddie or Girl Caddie?
Finally June 29-30 date for President Buhari Cup final
African Tour plans to establish golf academy
Donors pledge $17m to end rural poverty in Africa
DMO offers June FGN bonds at 12% interest rate
We can still get Ajaokuta Steel Company working – Bwari
Kwali chairman pledges to provide for newly born triplets
Democracy Day: FCT residents urge FG to pay attention to security
Abaji council to build ultra-modern market
Deconstructing Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech
Human Rights and heart of policy making
Buni: Governing Yobe amidst national duties
Re: Letter to Gov. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje
Gunmen abduct nursing mother, 3 other women in Kaduna
Police in A’Ibom rescue burglary suspect from mob
Man bags 15 months jail for impersonating DSP
Editorial: Mrs. Buhari and N-SIP
NCC receives ‘Best Regulatory Agency’ award
Why states can’t access basic education grants
‘Some universities are a fraud’
BPE’s CSR projects increase pupils’ outcomes at FCT school

The Sun

Why Democracy Day is important to us – Abiola’s children
NASS leadership: APC Govs Forum salute, demands meeting with Lawan, Gbajabiamila
APC demands equitable distribution of commonwealth
… Day stands for electoral integrity –Ihedioha
June 12: FG renames Abuja Stadium after Abiola
…Political, religious leaders fueling insecurity – Buhari
… Civil societies urge FG to announce 1993 presidential election result
Candidates knock, laud JAMB’s 160 cut-off mark
Be more committed to Nigerian project, Fayemi urges Lawan, Gbajabiamila
I’ll continue struggle to recognise Lagos’ 37 LCDAs –Senator Adeola
Insecurity: We feel safe in Nigeria –Thakur
Buhari, politics of sanitising oil ministry
June 12: Make Abiola’s sacrifice count, Abiodun urges politicians
2019 polls: God intervened to give us victory – Wike
Edo Assembly: You can’t use Edo people to settle political scores, activist tells Obaseki
CBN injects $210m into forex market
No immediate plan to resume flying Boeing 737 Max8
Gridlock: We’ll permanently address port roads congestion –Buhari
LCCI canvasses 9% interest rate for real sector
Air Peace faults AIB’s report on failure to disclose incidents
The willing and winning horses (2)
NASS: Of victories, losses
How governors underdeveloped Nigeria
Kidnapping: How our peace flew away
The South East loses out completely
Igniting the flame of environmental consciousness
How low blood pressure kills, by experts
Make anti-graft war sustainable, cleric charges Buhari
Excitement as Corona celebrates graduating students
Why Ohanaeze Lagos is partnering with foreign envoys, by Ogbonna
Olowo: Africa’s ‘biggest’ palace
Oyo police nab 40 for robbery, kidnapping
Giving Igbo presidency in 2023 is most fair –Ohanaeze Ndigbo boss, Ekiti
Jumia boss sets tourism agenda for Sanwo-Olu
Southern Sun Ikoyi to honour staff with long service awards
Queen Blessing jets out for well deserved vacation


HORROR! Hoodlums Attack Family In Ebonyi, Hack Two Children To Death, One Critically Injured
June 12: Buhari’s Desperate Attempt To Gain Undeserved Goodwill,…
Mining: We Have Committed Over N14bn On Exploration Contract ― FG
Buhari’s Govt Not True Friend To June 12 Struggle ― Atiku
Buhari Exposes Nigerians Behind Insecurity
Profile of new Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila
Profile of Senator Lawan, President of the Senate
APC manifesto: Governors seek audience with Lawan, Gbajabiamila
News Analysis: Burden of NASS new leadership
2019 election negates spirit of June 12 — Democracy Vanguard
Democracy Day: Bauchi Gov Muhammad says June 12 significant, special to Nigeria
IBM to train UNILAG, UI, OAU scholars on quantum computing
Trial of Edo community Youth leader suffers setback as Counsel withdraws
June 12: Ogun Speaker Oluomo commends Buhari, NASS on redressing justice
14,000 co-operative societies operate in Anambra, says Official
June 12: NBA boss urges on honesty and democratic ethos
Three suspects arrested over clash in Ifewara community
PDP govs congratulate new NASS leadership
June 12: MKO Abiola’s memories linger on ― Gani Adams
Suspected Fulani bandits rob commuters on Ife-Ibadan expressway, kill Osun civil servant
NASS elections: Okorie congratulates Gbajabiamila, Lawan
June 12: Sanwo-Olu, Akinrinade, Ndubuisi Kanu give kudos to Buhari
June 12: Nigerians never witnessed true democracy ― Orangun of Oke-Ila
June 12: Declare MKO as ex-President, Osun Civil Societies urge FG
I’ve brought Nigeria back to its feet ― Buhari
Osun celebrates June 12
Zulum suspends fifty one absent teachers
Ortom congratulates new NASS leadership
Varsity donates relief materials to Batsari IDPs in Katsina
Buhari renames national stadium Abuja after MKO Abiola
WILAT Raises Alarm Over Plastic Waste Pollution In Nigerian Waters
Oando: Minority shareholders accuse SEC of bias
Afreximbank wins bank of the year award
Yemeni Rebel Missile Attack On Saudi Airport Injures 26
Boko Haram kills 27 in Cameroon
Nicaragua frees 56 protest leaders as part of amnesty
Nasty C, Phyno, Wande Coal Thrill Guests At First Ever 3D Concert With Remy Martin
Taming The Monster Of Extra Judicial Killings

The Guardian

Big hitters France and Germany grind towards World Cup knockouts
A nation in contempt of history
June 12 recognition will immortalise Buhari, says MURIC
Kaduna NUJ, labour leaders, others canvass true democracy in Nigeria
Youths task Lawan, Gbajabiamila on bills devoid of bigotry, others
Bauchi governor describes Abiola’s contributions as heroic, exemplary
Movement laments state of National Stadium named after Abiola
Borno State loses dividends of democracy to Boko Haram, says Umara
Activists, friends celebrate Nnimmo Bassey at 61
Before Oduduru, other Nigerian athletes burn out of Olympics podium
Future Eagles beat Mexico, set for host nation Japan
A thrilling end to historic contest of national flags
Super Falcons dump Korea 2-0, set sights on France
Real Madrid sign Mendy to continue summer spree
Man Utd complete signing of Wales winger Daniel James
15A Awolowo Road (Prison memoir)
Nigeria being run in negation of June 12 virtues, Odumakin laments
Why declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day without more is meaningless, by Opadokun
Democracy Day as epic token short on precepts
Editorial: Fulani radio station, another gaffe
Wapic raises share capital to N15b ahead of regulatory order
AfDB, partners launch new fund to boost digital financial inclusion
FCMB invests in entrepreneurship growth
‘Find alternatives for attracting investors to food processing’
‘Why smart phone market is on decline in Nigeria, others’
Nigeria mulls 5G direction as Huawei, ZTE ban sees $62b losses
WhatsApp to take legal action against spammers from December 7
Telecoms operators tasked on rural connectivity in Nigeria
Seven must-have preventive health screenings for men
Understanding use of turmeric in herbal medicine
150 military, para-military personnel undergo training on emergency medical skills in Abia
Tackling poor food safety practices


As The 9th National Assembly Is Inaugurated
Uduaghan, Okumagba, IYC Hail Lawan, Omo-Agege, Gbaja, Wase
9th NASS: Jostling For Other Principal Offices Intensifies
I Can’t Stand Being In A Relationship Now Let Alone Marriage – Ifu Ennada
Inadequate Funding Hampering Social Investment Projects – Actionaid
We’ve Lost Greater Part Of Democratic Gains To Boko Haram — Gov Zulum
The Nude Video With Etinosa Was Planned – Mc Galaxy
3-Day-Old Baby Stolen In Jos Hospital
DEMOCRACY DAY: How We Celebrated June 12 By Opadokun, Agbakoba, Others
Banditry Could Be Worse Than Boko Haram — SGF
Justice Umezulike In The Eyes Of The Law: A Memorial
Why Atiku Has Right To Challenge Buhari’s Re-Election In Court — Jonathan
Gunmen Abduct Katsina Village Head
Council Autonomy: APC Accuses À’Ibom Of Subverting NFIU Guidelines
Chelsea Open Way For Omeruo’s Leganes Switch
AFCON 2019: Amuneke Reveals Tanzania’s 23-Man Squad
Social Investment Programmes And The Poverty Question
Politicians, religious leaders fueling insecurity — Buhari
9th NASS: APC may zone Chief Whip, Deputy Senate Leader to South-East
Buhari recognises MKO as past president, says Osoba
Breaking: Buhari Renames Abuja National Stadium After MKO Abiola
It is not enough to declare June 12 a Democracy Day, Atiku tells Buhari
Tinubu congratulates Lawan, Gbaja, says election free, fair and transparent
Annulment of June 12 stalled Nigeria’s progress- SDP
June 12 : Shehu Sani, others advocate deepening of democracy in Nigeria
Chelsea open way for Omeruo’s Leganes switch
AFCON 2019: Amuneke reveals Tanzania’s 23-man squad
Renaming of Abuja National Stadium as Moshood Abiola Stadium a noble decision – Oladipo
Okala says Super Falcons need to improve for subsequent matches
Breaking: Enyimba International win 2018/2019 NPFL title
I am a woman I bleed every month, I am super proud of it – Tonto Dikeh
Reggae legend, Majek Fashek talks 20-years of democracy in Nigeria
Instagram introduces new data saving features
How Nigeria can combat HIV/AIDS —US Ambassador
Edo, Bank of Industry, others brainstorm on access to finance for MSMEs
Why challenges characterised 2019 polls —Wike
Customs admonish cottage manufacturers on excise certification
Ports stakeholders laud Lagos governor, Sanwo-Olu
How infrastructure decay in tertiary institutions affects students (2)
Stakeholders seek introduction of etiquette into curricula
Kings College London, ALC vow to empower Nigerians for global leadership
GRAPHIC: Herdsman beheads girlfriend in Ekiti
Samuel Ajiboyede: My story of discouragement, success

Daily Independent

Wike Attributes Electoral Victory To God, Thanks Christian Community
Start Thinking Of Exporting Agricultural Produce, Abia Farmers Advised
Avoid Needless Adjournments, Judge Tells Oyo Lawyers
APC, Buhari Fingered In Plot To Foil Igbo Presidency
Not All ‘Child Soldiers’ Carry Guns, But All Need Support
61 Percent Of Americans Oppose Impeaching Trump
Anthony Joshua All Smiles With Prince Harry At Charity Event
Mary J. Blige To Receive Lifetime Achievement At BET Awards
Hong Kong Restaurant Owner Strikes To Support Protests
Rebels Ambush Indian Soldiers In Kashmir, 4 Combatants Dead
Air Force Combat Helicopter Crash-Lands In Katsina
Panic As Explosion Rocks Port Harcourt Shopping Mall
Buhari Gets Thumbs Down Over Democracy Day Speech
DSS Arrests Promoters Of Ethnic Violence On Social Media
June 12: Buhari Committed To Correcting Past Injustices — APC
I Dedicate The Rest Of My Life To Work For Nigeria’s…
June 12 Election Annulled Without IBB’s Permission –Tony Momoh
June 12: Nigerlites Condemns Gov, Deputy’s Absence From State
Buhari’s Govt Not True Friend To June 12 Struggle ― Atiku
BREAKING: National Stadium Abuja Renamed After Moshood Abiola
Nigeria, Greatest Contributor To Wealth Creation In W/Africa – AfDB
Chamber Applauds NPA’s 10% Harbour Due Slash For Vessels
PenCom Sensitises Youths On Pension, Financial Inclusion
NCC Reaffirms Commitment To Bridging Broadband Infrastructure Gap
Unilever Launches ‘Everyday Essentials’ Store On Jumia
Enyimba Beat Akwa United 3-0 To Win Eight League Title
Access Bank UNICEF Polo: Fifth Chukker Wins Usman Dantata Cup
NPFL Playoff: LMC Fines Kano Pillars, Bans Rabiu Ali
Gombe FA Boss Vows To Return Gombe United To NPFL
Falcons Bounce Back, Beat S’Korea 2-0

New Telegraph

Buhari: I’ll assemble strong team to rebuild Nigeria ….says we can lift 100m out of poverty
Atiku: Nigerians are hungry
President renames Abuja National Stadium after MKO Abiola…
Herdsmen attack passengers on Ife-Ibadan highway
Akpabio’s Witness Admits there was no accreditation at Polling Units
Bauchi North: Appeal Court declines to nullify Bulkachuwa’s election
Three days old baby Stolen in Plateau Hospital
DSS, police abort S’West rallies against insecurity
Bank accounts with BVN rise to 38m
Woman disguises as doctor, steals three-day-old baby
CBN: No change in Nigeria’s exchange rate structure
Social media: DSS begins clampdown on divisive elements
Apapa gridlock: FG mulls 54 parks as holding bays for trucks
NAF helicopter crash-lands in Katsina
Falling asleep with light, TV on could lead to obesity
Echoes of restructuring at June 12 anniversary
Nobody can Islamize Nigeria – Olagoke
PDP to Buhari: You’ve questionable electoral victory
Man beheads fiancée for refusing to visit him
Police bust gun factory, recover arms
Lady killed, pushed out of bus naked after being robbed
Eight hospitalised as Yoruba, Hausa clash in Osun
FIFA women World Cup: Falcons bounce back, whip Korea 2-0
Onigbinde, Ladipo laud Buhari over MKO Abiola Stadium
Enyimba lift 8th NPFL title
Garba hails Rohr’s final list for AFCON 2019
EDITORIAL: Domestic football league deserves better
Atiku to Buhari: Nigerians are hungry
Restructure Nigeria to honour Abiola, Adams, Kanu, Odumakin, others tell FG
Aba: A decaying city begs for help
Accessing healthcare in pains, anguish
NASS elections: Okorie congratulates Lawan, Gbajabiamila

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