Buhari approves N30,000 as new minimum wage

BREAKING: Buhari endorses N30,000 minimum wage

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday endorsed N30,000 as the new national minimum wage.

He said this while receiving the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The report was submitted by the committee’s chairman, Amal Pepple.

Buhari has also promised to send a bill to the National Assembly to effect the change from N18,000 to N30,000.

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News Headlines Nov 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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Organised labour has called off the nationwide industrial action scheduled to commence on Tuesday (today) to press home workers’ demand for a new national minimum wage.

The National Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba, announced the suspension at the end of the 10pm meeting of the tripartite committee set up to come up with the new minimum wage on Monday.

Wabba said the decision to suspend the action was reached after agreements were reached and documents signed.

“Having reached this position and agreements signed, the proposed strike action is hereby suspended,” the labour leader said.

Wabba, however, refused to disclose the figure of the new minimum wage arrived at by the committee.

He said the figure would only be made public after the committee’s report would have been presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by 4.15pm on Tuesday.

He, however, said only one figure would be presented to the President.

The Chairman of the committee, Amma Pepple, expressed delight that their assignment had been concluded.

“I am happy to report to you that we have concluded our assignment and we will submit our report to the President by 4.15pm on Tuesday.

“We will reveal the figure at the presentation,” she said.

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, thanked members of the committee for doing a wonderful job.

He described the process as a long journey.

“The committee has worked assiduously to reach the conclusion,” he said.

Earlier, the tripartite committee set up by the Federal Government to come up with a new national minimum wage for the country concluded its assignment on Monday.

The committee chaired by a former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Amma Pepple, had recommended two figures, N24,000 and N30,000, for minimum wage.

Pepple disclosed this to journalists at the end of the committee’s marathon meeting held to beat the indefinite strike action declared by labour unions and scheduled to start on Tuesday.

In the process of negotiation, state governors said they could only pay N22,500; the Federal Government proposed N24,000 while the labour and organised private sector settled for N30,000.

The labour and the Federal Government did not shift ground at the Monday meeting.

Pepple said the committee would present the two figures to the executive arm of government which will take a final decision after due consultation.

She said the final decision would thereafter be sent to the National Assembly.

“We have concluded but we have a little challenge about Chapter 5 of our report. That is the section where we report the negotiation and the figures we used for negotiation and the figure that we concluded on.

“The committee came up with two figures. The Federal Government suggested N24,000 and labour as well as the organised private sector gave a figure of N30,000.

“There is no stalemate. We have finished and we have signed the report but what we are insisting on is that the strike should be called off. We are waiting for the President to give us a date to submit the report. The report will go through a process. It will go through the Federal Government as well as the National Assembly.”

On the industrial action scheduled to commence on Tuesday, Pepple said, “We have pleaded with them (labour leaders) to call off the strike and they have said they are going to consult. So we are likely to come back. We shall be reconvening at 10pm.”

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, also told reporters that the government was making progress.

He insisted that the N24,000 figure of the Federal Government was based on ability to pay and sustainability, stressing that the state governors who proposed N22,500 would have no choice but to adopt the Federal Government’s figure.

The minister said, “We are making progress. The governors’ figure should be the figure of the Federal Government. We are just trying to carry them along; otherwise, the Federal Government speaks for the government.

“The figures are standing but you know that there are other processes. It will get to the National Economic Council, Council of State and then an Executive Bill will be sent to the National Assembly.

“The Federal Government figure of N24,000 is noted and it is also weighty because it is based on ability to pay and sustainability.

He added, “The labour is satisfied. We have done the needful and we have crossed the Rubicon. The only aspect we need to do now is to fix an appointment to present the report to the President.

“We are reconvening tonight because that appointment has to be made. Mr President has gone home; he is not just sitting idle. We have sent message to the place and we are making necessary contacts. If we get the appointment now, we will reconvene and decide what to do.

“The state governors have no choice now because they have attached themselves to us as the supreme sovereign, they are the minor sovereign.”

Representatives of the labour union that attended the meeting have yet to speak with journalists as of the time of filing this report.

While some of them left and insisted that they would not talk until after the meeting slated for 10pm, some others remained at the venue of the meeting.

The Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu, who represented governors on the committee also did not talk to journalists before leaving the venue.

The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed; and the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udo Udoma, also refused to talk to journalists.

The two ministers left the venue earlier than others.

While the reconvened 10pm meeting of the tripartite committee was still ongoing, the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Monday night ordered all workers to ensure they resume at their duty posts on Tuesday.

She said the order became necessary because the National Industrial Court had restrained the Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress from embarking on strike from Tuesday as scheduled.

The order was contained in a circular titled ‘Notice of court injunction on proposed strike action: Directive for compliance’ and dated November 5, 2018.

The circular was signed on behalf of the HOCSF by the Permanent Secretary, Service Welfare Office, Mrs Didi Walson-Jack.

She asked all Permanent Secretaries to ensure strict compliance with her directive.

The circular read, “The attention of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation has been drawn to the order of interim injunction by the Abuja Division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria dated November 2, 2018 restraining the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress and their members from embarking on or taking part in the strike or industrial action to commence on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

“In view of the above, I am directed to inform you that all staff are expected to continue to report at their duty posts to carry out their duties pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice for interlocutory injunction.

“All Permanent Secretaries and Heads of extra-Ministerial Departments and Agencies are to bring the content of this circular to the attention of their staff and ensure strict compliance.”

Earlier, President Muhammadu Buhari had on Monday appealed to the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress to consider the rot, he claimed, his administration inherited and call off its planned strike.

Buhari made the appeal at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, when he received members of the Association of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria led by Ambassador Oladapo Fafowora.

The appeal came barely 24 hours to the commencement of the indefinite industrial action called by labour unions to press for a new national minimum wage.

Buhari said the workers needed to show more understanding.

“President Buhari also appealed to the Nigeria Labour Congress to consider what this government inherited and the more it is doing with fewer resources in putting the economy right,” a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, read.

Buhari assured Nigerians that his administration would sustain investments to upgrade and develop the country’s transport and power infrastructure.

He said, ‘’There is no part of the country I haven’t been to, having attempted to be President four times. I know the condition of our roads. The rails were literally killed; there was no power despite the admittance of some previous leadership that they spent $16bn on the sector.

“Today, we are getting our priorities right and we believe that of the three fundamental issues we campaigned on, security, the economy and fighting corruption, we have remained very relevant and Nigerians believe we have achieved something.”

Buhari’s appeal came just as the National Industrial Court of Nigeria in Abuja, also on Monday, rejected a request for a fresh order to stop the organised labour from embarking on its planned strike scheduled to commence on Tuesday (today).

The court presided over by Justice Sanusi Kado also refused to grant a prayer for an order to compel the government to immediately commence the process of adopting N30,000 as the new national minimum wage.

Justice Kado said it would be unnecessary to make another order stopping labour from embarking on the planned strike having earlier made a similar one in a case brought to the court by the Federal Government on Friday.

The Federal Government had filed its suit following the threat by the organised labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress, and the United Labour Congress, to embark on strike if its demand to increase the national minimum wage from N18,000 to N30,000 was not met.

Contrary to the labour’s demand, the Federal Government said it could only pay N24,000 as minimum wage and the state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, had stuck to N22,500.

The lingering dispute between government and the labour prompted the Federal Government to seek and obtain the court order to stop the strike. Labour however denied receiving any notice or order from any court.

The fresh ex parte application seeking to stop labour from embarking on the strike and to also compel government to commence the process of paying the N30,000 minimum wage was filed by a civil society group, Kingdom Human Rights Foundation International.

The group’s lawyer, Mr Okere Nnamdi, at the Monday’s proceedings, informed the court that he filed his client’s ex parte motion alongside other processes on November 1.

He urged the court to grant the prayers, including the one seeking an order of substituted service of the court processes on the governors joined as the 10th to the 45th defendants in the suit.

But the judge immediately cut in, asking the lawyer if it would still be necessary to proceed to hear the application, in view of the Friday’s order made by the same court.

Okere conceded that he was aware of the order made by the judge on Friday.

But Nnamdi argued that his ex parte motion was different from that of the Federal Government, save for the prayer seeking an order stopping the planned strike, which is contained in both applications.

The judge insisted that the court having, on Friday, granted an order to stop the strike, there was no longer any form of urgency in the matter, and as such, it was not necessary to compel the government to start the process of adopting the N30,000 as the new national minimum wage.

Following the judge’s explanation, the plaintiff’s lawyer applied to withdraw two of the prayers having to do with the request for an order stopping the planned strike and the other seeking to compel the government to pay N30,000.

Strike threat causes panic

In response to the workers’ strike, residents of Asaba and environs on Monday abandoned offices and stores to besiege various bank galleries in Asaba, the state capital, to make withdrawals ahead of today’s strike.

Our correspondent’s survey across the state revealed that there were unusually long queues of customers withdrawing money from virtually all the Automated Teller Machines of commercial banks, especially within the Asaba metropolis.

One of the customers, simply identified as Okechukwu, said he was shocked to see such an unusual crowd, despite the fact that neither the state nor the local councils had paid the November salaries.

Another customer, Mr Monday Jindu, told The PUNCH that attention was shifted to the ATMs because of the failure of some of the banks to attend to the customers.

“I enter inside the bank, the queue is long, even the PoS inside the bank was not working and I came back to ATM again, yet unable to dispense cash. The problem is that tomorrow is strike, so coming back tomorrow is another issue because no money will be in the ATM.

“I have gone to three banks this morning to withdraw, I couldn’t, some banks that have up to three to four ATMs, only one will be working which cannot serve the crowd.”

An old woman who did not want her name in print said she had to join the long queue despite health challenges because there were rumours that the banks might fully join the strike.

“I am here to withdraw the little balance I have in my two accounts before the money in the ATMs is exhausted. I had spent all I have on my children who went to school on Sunday.” she said.

Credit: The Punch

News Headlines Nov 5, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 5, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
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Daily Trust

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The Guardian

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News Headlines Nov 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
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Army buries Gen. Alkali in Abuja
Life of recuperating family of five at Calabar psychiatric hospital
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FRSC confirms six dead in Ebonyi accident
Flood victims in Rivers get relief materials from NEMA
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Two teenage armed robbers nabbed in Bayelsa
Village in the city tries to save Zimbabwe traditions
My Ogun gov ambition on course —Akinlade
Olujimi, Aluko seek dissolution of Fayose’s PDP exco
Vote buying is criminal, undermining democracy –EU envoy
Buhari’s re-election bid and the politics of 2023 Presidency
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Tips for effective bookkeeping
CBN disburses N38bn to power firms in six months
#StartupSouth: Looking beyond oil
Digital payments solutions key to healthy economy – Okusanya
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Vote buying is criminal, undermining democracy –EU envoy
President hasn’t violated constitution by saying credentials with army – Ajulo
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Final Six: Dolphins bank on team unity in Lagos
Late Rashford goal hands United win over Bournemouth
Newcastle win first game
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Editorial: Population explosion: Difficult choices lie ahead
Soldiers, Shi’ites face-off and minimum wage
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The Nation
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Why some Nigerians don’t want Buhari re-elected – Amaech
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2019: APC fortunes in Cross-River
Expounding the danger of Dankwambo, Nafada script in Gombe
Kwara 2019: Intrigues over APC’s search for Abdulrasaq’s running mate
It is illegal for states to determine minimum wage, says Falana
Stop politicizing Kalu’s health – APC warns opposition
FEYISEITAN ASAGIDIGBI: ‘Why I’m called African Neymar in Argentina’
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The Sun

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Horror as boy, 21, kills mother, makes love to her corpse in Edo
2019: Concerns mount over arms proliferation
Why I joined the presidential race – Oby Ezekwesili
Nnewi thrown into mourning as Ojukwu’s son, Debe, dies in Lagos
There is no state in Nigeria without ongoing FG project- Osinbajo
Our elites must stop misleading our people, Buhari warns
NEMA distributes 5 truckloads of relief items to flood victims in Rivers
World Bank’s $611m to support Out-of-School children in Nigeria
Active women participation in politics key to sustainable development — Awosika
Atiku understand Nigeria better than Buhari – Okoko, ex-Ijaw leader
2019: Failed politicians behind coalition against Buhari – Ojukutu
Lagos Int’l Trade Fair: Foreign exhibitors explore Nigeria’s business potential
MGCs: CBN pegs N6bn as minimum capital at N6bn
Australia, South Africa clash for first time since tampering scandal
Think Nigeria first, Lulu-Abdullahi tells upcoming stars
Khachanov pummels Thiem to reach Paris Masters final
‘Defensively absolutely awful’ – Mourinho blasts Man Utd players for ‘disaster’ first half
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Atletico Madrid blow chance to go top of La Liga
Leicester City FC owner’s Buddhist funeral begins in Thailand with royal honour
Mbappe, Neymar steer PSG to new win record
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Knocks, kudos as Toke Makinwa bares bikini body on birthday
It’s not easy being a pretty woman in Nigerian music industry – Kene Okafor
I can never be a baby mama – Nazareth Jesse, actress
Knocks, kudos as Toke Makinwa bares bikini body on birthday
It’s not easy being a pretty woman in Nigerian music industry – Kene Okafor
A loaded night of the Apostles in the Market Place
2019: Issues and words matter
My new dog can detect opposite people
Why the ‘cot’ dismissed the malpractice charge against me
Are your hands stained with blood?
Death and the ‘King Power’ Horseman
U.S. carrier leads warships in biggest ever Japan defense war game
Senior Indonesian rescue diver dies in jet crash search
Wizkid, Tiwa Savage in love Fever
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Daily Trust

Cultural display as new Eze Igbo emerged in Kafanchan
Kidnappers: The rise of new criminal gangs in Zamfara
Kidnappers take over Port Harcourt/Owerri road
Harvest: Flood heightens tension in Rivers
Why Niger is leading in rice production
Over 6,000 rice farmers trained in Kano, Jigawa – Africa Rice
Katsina indigenous coy sets for commercial tomatoes processing
Expert warns against eating Aflatoxin-infected farm produce
Emir of Awe in Nasarawa state, Abubakar Umar II dies at 69
State Assembly: Oshiomhole yet to give candidates ‘form CF001’ – Amosun
Osinbajo, Justice Gummi disagree over change mantra
Arewa youths back Atiku on fuel price reduction
Arsenal, Liverpool share points after explosive encounter
Atletico Madrid blow chance to go top of La Liga
Ebonyi: Six student burnt to death, 9 injured in auto crash
Lembn Zaar : Dogara, others sue for peaceful coexistence
Prof Kolo IBB varsity former vice Chancellor dies at 62
Lalong awards scholarship to first class graduates from Plateau
Saraki lauds FG for adopting Kwara’s 10-year old education policy
Jason Derulo, David Guetta, Little Mix, others to perform at 2018 MTV EMAs
India begins use of inland waterways to decongest road, rail traffic
Osinbanjo laments dearth of advocacy lawyers in Nigeria


Boko Haram: FG, ECWA embark on joint effort to effect Leah release
Anti-corruption: APC governors mock Buhari behind his back —Shehu Sani
National Question and restructuring as unsettled matters
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Obaseki fetes retired HoS, 36 Perm Secs, with N37m cash gift, others
National annual secondary school Geography competition holds in UI
Police nab two armed robbery suspects in Anambra
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I made political appointments fairly ― Buhari
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Agoro’s Appeal For Govt Backing
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CBN Lists Firms Operating As Primary Mortgage Banks
Addressing Issues Of NEITI’s Audit, Unremitted Revenue
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Atletico Madrid Blow Chance To Go Top Of La Liga
l Madrid Interest Made Spurs Stronger – Pochettino
Wizkid Among Highest Paid Artistes Globally E
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Amosun, Okorocha, Oshiomhole and the APC firestorm
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This time it is: Anyone but Buhari … – Oby Ezekwesili
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Leicester City FC owner’s Buddhist funeral begins in Thailand with royal honour
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Yoruba actress, Ronke Odusanya, gives lesson on self-esteem
Don’t become my enemy – Omotola warns erring fans
Worst scripts tend to pay more – Ini Edo

Minimum Wage: Organised Labour insists on strike despite court order stopping action

Minimum Wage: Organised Labour insists on strike despite court ruling


The Organised Labour has insisted on embarking on a nationwide strike over the non-implementation of N30, 000 as the new National Minimum Wage, in spite of the National Industrial Court ruling in Abuja.

Mr Ayuba Wabba, President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) President, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) in Abuja has restrained the organised labour from proceeding on nationwide strike on Friday.

The nationwide strike by organised labour is scheduled to commence on Nov. 6 over the new National Minimum Wage for workers in the country.

According to Wabba, we are not aware of any court ruling and we have not being served any notice.

“We have just concluded our joint organ meetings of the Central Working Committees of the Labour Centres of the NLC, Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the United Labour Congress (ULC) here in Lagos.

“The meeting is the final preparation for a full engagement with the government on the new National Minimum Wage and we have taken our decision to go on the strike.

“Our decision is to go ahead with the nationwide strike unless the government does the needful,” he said.

Also, Mr Musa Lawal, TUC General Secretary, also told NAN said the centre was not was aware of any court ruling concerning the planned strike by organised labour.

“We are not aware because we have not been served any court order; we have taken our decision and we are going to stand by that,” he added.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) had issued a communique after its meeting claiming that state governors can only pay N22, 500, as the new national minimum wage.

The organised labour has reiterated its position that any figure below N30, 000 would not be acceptable to labour.

Labour had earlier called on its members to mobilise in preparation for the commencement of an indefinite strike on Nov. 6, unless necessary steps are taken to adopt the recommendation of the Tripartite Committee.

Suicide: How FRCN driver jumped from Third Mainland Bridge into lagoon – Eyewitness

How FRCN driver jumped from Third Mainland Bridge into lagoon – Eyewitness

Afeez Hanafi

George Ikechukwu, a businessman in the Surulere area of Lagos State, said he witnessed the moment a middle-aged man, Sheriff Oladejo, jumped into the lagoon from Third Mainland Bridge on Friday.

Ikechuwku, in a chat with Saturday PUNCH, said his vehicle was directly behind the Toyota Corolla car in which Oladejo was.

The deceased according to News Agency of Nigeria, was a driver attached to an Assistant Director in charge of Information Communication Technology unit of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria.

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He was said to have been newly posted from the FRCN Training School located in Shogunle to the Broadcasting House in Ikoyi, Lagos.

Explaining what transpired shortly before the suicide, Ikechukwu said there was light traffic along UNILAG waterfront end of the bridge as a result of a vehicle that broke down on the road.

He said Oladejo, who was sitting at the back of the car, hurriedly opened the door and in a split second, clung to the railings of the bridge.

The businessman said, “We were on Third Mainland Bridge after the UNILAG Waterfront about 9am. I was behind the brown Toyota Corolla 2001 model where the man was. There were three people inside the car, the driver and a woman sitting in the front. The man sat at the back.

“There was a faulty vehicle on the road, so we all had to reduce our speed. I noticed the car (the Toyota Corolla) in front of me slowed down, and the man jumped out in front my car. I thought their car was over-flooding and he wanted to call the attention of the fishermen to help them with water or he wanted to urinate. But the next thing I saw was that the tall man climbed the culvert. He wore a grey shirt with brown trousers and a cap. The man wore a very desperate look. He should be in his late 40s.

“My wife and I were looking at him as he held the railings and jumped into the water, head-first. I parked immediately and disembarked from my car. The driver of the Toyota Corolla also came down. We could not see any trace of his body because the water was calm.”

Ikechukwu said they called for help and three fishermen responded. He said the fishermen searched the water for about 30 minutes without success.

“We later drove to a checkpoint where policemen were. The driver was shouting and panicking. He was saying something in Yoruba, which I did not understand. I left the scene when my wife started fidgeting,” he added.

Our correspondent learnt that Oladejo’s body was later recovered by a joint team of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Marine Police, Lagos State Waterways Authority and Rapid Response Squad.

LASEMA General Manager, Mr. Tiamiyu Adesina, said the agency received a distress call at 9.25 am.

“A preliminary report at the scene revealed that the victim asked the driver to stop on the bridge for him to urinate and then he jumped into the lagoon. The body was recovered and taken to the LASWA jetty at Ebute Ero. It was thereafter handed over to the Adekunle Police Division for further investigation.”

The Lagos State Police Publ Relations Officer, CSP Chike Oti, confirmed that the man was a passenger in a Toyota Corolla car, adding that the deceased had been identified by his relatives.

“The man’s name is Sherifu Oladejo. He was a passenger in that vehicle. He was a driver,” he added.

Credit: The Punch

News Headlines Nov 2, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 2, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Ogun, Imo govs renew attack on Oshiomhole
Kanu’s escape: Court asked to order prosecution of Fani-Kayode, Abaribe, others
Buhari’s son begins NYSC 11 months after bike injury
Controversy as Lagos DPP declines prosecuting suspected APC thugs
Trump threatens to shoot migrants who throw stones at US military
Bolt’s Australian football dream collapses
2019: Ondo APC members protest, reject senatorial candidate
Fraudsters collecting death benefits of living workers — PenCom
ADC insists on Lanlehin for Oyo gov
Alleged $5m bribery: Kano Assembly panel summons Ganduje today
MTN issues frightened foreign investors — US, UK envoys
Undergraduate cultists arrested after a successful hit
Yuletide: NNPC, BP sign petrol supply deal
Atiku will reduce fuel price, says PDP
EFInA Fintech Challenge Grant Request for Proposals: Supporting new concepts to enhance the uptake…
Certificate saga: APP chairman asks court to disqualify Buhari from 2019 poll
Lagos trader commits suicide to spite mother
NHIS council, workers meet Reps, list allegations against Yusuf
APC chiefs ask court to disqualify Masari, other candidates
Obasanjo’s son meets Buhari inside Aso Rock
Man arraigned for attempted murder
SARS arrests undergraduate for armed robbery in Imo
20-year-old remanded in prison for attempting to kill father
Sylva’s ex-aide seeks transfer of rape trial to another judge
Army discovers illegal military training camp in Taraba
Youths are not leaders of tomorrow —Stella Oduah
2019: Agbaje picks lawyer, Haleemat Busari, as running mate
Delta APC faction sues Oshiomhole, INEC for contempt
I didn’t sue the President, says NHIS boss
Ekiti Gov poll: Tribunal rejects petitioners’ plea to add a witness
Yuletide: NNPC, BP sign petrol supply deal
NSE suspends trading in Unity Bank, five others’ shares
2018 budget: FG spent N3.64tn in eight months
Union Bank grows Q3 profit to N14.7bn
CBN, NERDC introduce financial literacy to secondary schools
Don blames govt takeover for cultism, drug abuse in schools
Only 45% of girls in northern Nigeria attend school – UNICEF
Matching grant will reduce population of out-of-school children — Ezekwesili
FG to revamp basic education with skills-based curriculum — Osinbajo
I became a poet by responding to Fela Anikulapo-Kuti – Ofeimun
Mba donates books to MultiChoice library
Once again, Our Son the Minister hits the stage
Baba Ijesha becomes Booku Chicken ambassador
Don Jazzy’s dad bags Bachelor’s degree
American model, Blac Chyna, visits Abuja for private pool party
How to manage chlamydia infection
Air pollution kills 600,000 children annually – WHO
‘Pregnancy within 12 months of childbirth comes with risks’
Children with asthma have higher risk of obesity
Babies born to men older than 35 may have higher risk of health problems — Study
Nine essential WhatsApp tricks you should know
Editorial: Easing the environment, attracting FDI
Obatala visits ’Wole Soyinka at 83
Let el-Rufai prove Kaduna people are relatives
Re: On Osinbajo’s corruption shock
Nigerian youth: A generation on edge
Routes couples can re-design a hot, erotic sex life (1)

The Nation
How Ondo chief was murdered by house help
NNPC pumps up petrol price from Fuel Fund
Okorocha, Amosun accuse Oshiomhole of injustice
Memories of DSS invasion as Buhari, Daura hold talks
CBN issues guidelines for Payment Service Banks
2019: We won’t interfere in INEC’s duties, Amaechi tells EU
Boko Haram kills 13 people in fresh Borno attack
Khashoggi’s murder sparks calls for safety of journalists
Durotoye is ANN presidential candidate
Anambra South: Uba brothers battle for senate
PPN strategises for Al-Mustapha in Southwest
ADC has bright chance in Kogi, says Abejide
‘Sanwo-Olu will build on Ambode’s achievement’
Delta APC primaries: Court issues contempt notice on Oshiomhole, INEC Chairman
Munich, St. Petersburg bid to host UEFA Champions League final
‘Registration certificate not needed for clearing cargoes’
‘How Nigeria can export more farm products’
Survey: Nigeria, Kenya to lead Africa’s economies
We’ll end multiple taxation in Benue’
Wema Bank assures workers on incentives
Expert urges increased support for rice farmers
Court remands four for allegedly stealing N1.301b from Police
Rector urges workers to check health status
LASTMA Comptroller dies 44 days to daughter’s wedding
No Visionscape in environment law, says Speaker
Govt, Skool Media retool schools with laptops, security gadgets
Lecturer drags Osun Poly to court over alleged unlawful termination
Ex-MBGN, Anita Iseghohi announces separation from hubby
Okorocha to Oshiomhole: Prove your integrity
On the ladder of democracy
Segun Ayobolu
Editorial: Mr. Fix It

Again, Boko Haram Kills 15 in Borno IDP Camp, Communities
NNPC Shores up Fuel Supply with BP Oil Deal
Atiku Will Crash Petrol Price, PDP Assures Nigerians
Odukoya, Owolabi Charge Women to Activate Inner Beauty
Mwanga Africa Announces Endearing Range of Scented Candles, Diffusers
Ooni of Ife Commends Airtel for Supporting Olojo Festival
UNICEF Partners YBR as Advocates of Positive Change
Gani Adams Charges Govt., Private Sector on Support for Cultural Events
U.S. Promotes Cross-Cultural Collaboration as 13 American Writers Participate in Ake Festival
Quramo Writers’ Night of Honour
All Eyes on EDOFEST 2018
9Mobile Announces Judges for 2018 Photography Contest
The Lure of Lagos Book and Art Festival
Flytime Music Festival Holds December…
AFRIFF to Focus on Women
AFRIMA Unveils Hosts For Fifth Edition
Seun Kuti Recounts Family’s Suffering in the Hands of Soldiers over Fela
MTN Foundation to Sponsor Simply Poetry, Others
America’s Moral Burden on the Murder of Khashoggi
Understanding the Power of Gwamna as the Driving Force in Gombe
The Audacity of a Grassroots Candidate
Distinct Landmarks in Ugwuanyi’s Tenure
PDP Cautions Tinubu against Unsavoury Comments on Atiku
Lagos PDP Guber Candidate, Agbaje, Picks Female Running Mate
AFC to Finalise N36bn Investment in Nigeria’s Mining Sector
Former NDDC Boss, Top APC Chieftains Join PDP in Bayelsa
Farmers Lose 70 Hectares of Rice Farm to Flood
A’ Ibom Plans Demolition of Illegal Structures
LG Unveils Google Assistant TVs
MaxAir Expands Operation to Port Harcourt, Yola
Victor Moses’ Exit from Stamford Bridge Imminent
Egypt’s Al Ahly in Supremacy Battle with Esperance
10,000 Runners for Bet9ja Lagos Women Run 2018
Customs, Rocks, Angels Confirm Final Slots in Abuja
Thailand to Hold Special Funeral Rite for Leicester Owner
LaLiga: Tightest Title Race in Years Resumes with Barcelona in Spanish Capital
Odukoya, Owolabi Charge Women to Activate Inner Beaut
UNICEF Partners YBR as Advocates of Positive Change
U.S. Promotes Cross-Cultural Collaboration as 13 American Writers Participate in Ake Festival

The Sun

2019: IGP places police on red alert
Shi’ites/security clashes: US demands probe, concerned over casualties
Kalu hale, hearty – Aide
NNPC, British Petroleum sign petrol supply agreement
Boko Haram kills Islamic cleric, wife, 3 kids, 8 others
Alleged ‘bribery’ videos: Ganduje appears before Kano Assembly panel today
Imo guber: Oshiomhole on his own – Okorocha
2019: IGP places police on red alert
Our link with Iran not subversive, says El-Zakzaky group
Military discovers illegal security training camp in Taraba
Imo APC primary: My name hasn’t been dropped – Uche Nwosu
PDP, APC using stolen wealth to win elections – Abdulsalam, Labour Party chairman
2019: Why we’re mobilising Nigerian varsity students for elections
Buhari vs Atiku: North undecided yet, Arewa youths insist
How technology improved poultry farming in Nigeria – Dekoraj Farms boss
Afreximbank tasks Africa on trade transformation
Int’l Drink festival holds in Lagos November
NPA reiterates commitment to attain ISO 9001,OHSAS 18001 certificate
INEC to begin display of voters’ register Nov 6 in Edo
INEC honours 77 staff in Ebonyi, pledges commitment to credible 2019 polls
Pogba: Juve is my home
Bayern bid to host 2021 UCL final
Lokosa fails trials in China
Go, Moses Go, Sarri tells Victor Moses
Flying Eagles know WAFU Cup foes Nov 6
Djokovic back on top after Nadal withdraws in Paris
Newcastle United skipper Lascelles signs new 6-year deal
Munich, St. Petersburg bid to host 2021 UEFA Champions League final
Paris Masters: Djokovic set up Cilic quarter-finals clash
Sterling extends City deal until 2023
No FG allocation for Bash Ali’s fight -Dalung
Mbappe hunts for Golden Boy award
Cece Winans to feature in Women of Praise 2018 concert in Nigeria
2023? Non-starter for South-West
Niger Delta, riverine communities and Okowa
Why marriage is not for everyone
The Shia uprising and now we must be guided
APGA: A betrayal of historic proportion
Beyond Buhari and Atiku
Minimum wage and crushing poverty
2019 election: The risk Nigerians must take
Averting death of Igbo Language
Oyo: Ajimobi approves payment of outstanding salaries
TESTMASTER launches National Sec. Sch. Maths Quiz
Why Islamic music is dying in Nigeria – Akobi Esan, singer
Commitment, master plan’ll drive growth of Lagos tourism’
Mbappe hunts for Golden Boy award
The renewable energy option
Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi (1939-2018)
Boko Haram kills Islamic cleric, wife, 3 kids, 8 others

Daily Trust

2019: Concerns over scant details on INEC’s website
Alleged fraud: Reps begin probe of NHIS crisis
We’ll make Nigeria’s economy better — Buhari
Abuja teaching hospital to get isolation ward — Minister
Earth tremor hits Abuja again
NSE suspends six listed companies from trading
Shiites – military clashes: U.S. urges FG to probe fatalities
Armed banditry: Zamfara to recruit 8,500 civilian JTF members
Atiku will reduce fuel price if elected president – PDP
Parents of abducted Dapchi schoolgirls get food, livelihood package
IMN denies link to terrorism, accuses security agents of infiltration
Elumelu, Akufo-Addo, Davido, others listed for AEMA continental awards
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Okorocha meets Buhari, says Tinubu wrong on Oshiomhole
…He’s guilty of injustice — Amosun
IGP Queens thrash Equity Angels in Zenith Bank Women’s League
Presidential panel grills Dikko
Top 8 volleyball league compulsory for all clubs – Nimrod
FG to conduct impact assessment on privatised enterprises
CBN tightens noose on BDCs, introduces new corporate governance rules
MDAs still inflate IT projects to siphon funds – NITDA
7 suspected land grabbers remanded for attempted murder
I stole church’s megaphone after deliverance service for me there – Convict
72-yr-old herbalist begs court to end 13-yr-old marriage to wife
Islamic Movement in Nigeria: Ending the killing spree
Buhari’s ‘new affection’ for Jonathan and the 2019 Elections
Not too big to fail
Niger North: Why Sen. Sabi’s return ticket excites us
Population: Only e-certifications can ensure effective data
Buhari still the alternative to Buhari
IETHIOPIA: Ashenafi becomes first female supreme court head
PAKISTAN: Thousands protest blasphemy acquittal, ignore PM’s call
UNITED STATES: Pittsburgh shooting suspect Robert Bowers pleads not guilty
Editorial: Sign Amended Electoral Act
Doctor slumps on duty in Kogi hospital
Anchor varsity to admit 2000 students in new session
‘And the helicopter came down in Leicester, England!’
US voters poised to elect 2 Muslim women to Congress
GIES calls for adoption of new technologies to advance Islamic economy
Not in My Country unveils radio drama series
Hauwa Ojeifo nominated for MTV EMA Award
Conservation body urges FG to restore 4m hectare forest by 2030
BREAKING: Earth tremor hits Abuja’s highbrow area, Maitama
Climate change: Fund approves 20 green projects for ADfB, others
Why Lake Chad, others are shrinking – Canadian Governor-General
Biafra: Lawyer seeks prosecution of Senator Abaribe, Fani-Kayode, others

The Guardian

‘How virtual polling units may mar 2019 elections’
U.S. demands probe into killing of Shiites
‘Sustainability, policy predictability key concerns for foreign investors’
‘APC has lost five million members under Oshiomhole’
Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away – Pompeo
Terrorists kill 12 in attacks on Borno villages, IDPs’ camp
PDP promises to return fuel pump price to N87 per litre
Police declare Togolese chef wanted for Ondo chief’s murder
Government convenes conciliatory meeting over minimum wage crisis
Sarri tells Moses he is free to leave Chelsea
Sunshine Stars director against ‘washerman’ as technical adviser
Thriller in Paris as Khachanov maintains supremacy over Isner
Anxiety over Alcantara’s fitness as Bayern hosts Freiburg tomorrow
Ogunkoya unveils logo for 2019 Warri/Effurun peace marathon
Kaduna ties moved to Abuja as NCC Tennis League’s semifinalists emerge
BCX advocates connected factory technology to drive business growth
FG looks elsewhere as illegal courier operators plunder the economy
MTN launches device financing with Sterling Bank, PayJoy
NPA boss advocates enhanced cargo clearance framework
Editorial: Managing PSP and Visionscape without politics
Why children should engage in exercises
Dieting in pregnancy
Incompatibility has no medicine
Integration as imperative for electing quality leaders – Part 2
Will there be revolt vote in 2019?
Party primaries and matters arising in Nigeria
Genesys IGNITE explores latest technology trends in building economy
Signal Alliance, Cisco engage firms on maximisation of existing technology investments
Payette encourages Nigeria on communications satellite
Operators say funding, others hamper ICT development in Nigeria
How air pollution is destroying our health, by WHO
Tall people are at greater risk of cancer
New test measures men’s fertility
Drug kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria

New Telegraph

Nigeria’s economy looking good, says Buhari
Conduct public finance on Islamic teachings, don tasks Buhari, Atiku, others
PDP warns Tinubu not join smear campaign against Atiku
PDP will win landslide next year –IBB
Eight feared killed in Lagos clash
Not having sex regularly can make you lose your job- Sex Therapist
BREAKING: Agbaje picks First Bank director, Haleemat Busari, as running mate
APC Primaries: Govs attack Oshiomhole NNPC: N145 fuel pump price unrealistic Suspended NHIS boss sues ministers, NHIS
Customs seizes 67 cartons of Tramadol, 538 bags of cannabis
Study links cellphone radiation to brain cancer
Kaduna: el-Rufai’s hurdle for Ashiru
Strengthening women’s role in nation building
IG’s men storm church, arrest suspect while praying
Oke, supporters unveil plans to dump APC for PDP
APC Primaries: Govs attack Oshiomhole Strengthening women’s role in nation building
Kalu not in coma, not flown to Germany – Aide
PDP ‘ll retire Tinubu in 2019 –Okupe
Customs seizes 67 cartons of Tramadol, 538 bags of cannabis
Agbowa: Enforcing law with brute force, machetes
Boko Haram kills 14, sacks four villages, IDP camp
Army discovers ‘secret’ training camp in Taraba
Abia monarch praises peaceful co-existence in Lagos
Ambode, Kalejaiye headline Ilaje Day in Lagos
N1.3bn theft: Lack of interpreter stalls four police officers’ arraignment
Doctor slumps in Kogi-owned specialist hospital
Jazz, Fuji, my favourite music – Sotimirin
Smiles on faces of flood victims
Leading political parties lack internal democracy – Isong
Women after Buhari’s job
Floods: Need for Nigeria farmers to embrace insurance
Minimum wage, impending strike, realities
NCAA: 60% accidents in Africa occur on runway
Wheat: Market instability raises import quota
Zenith Women’s B’Ball League: Customs, Rocks, Angels confirm Final Six slots in Abuja
Musa insists on full points against B’Bafana
Oshoala, Oparanozie to arrive Falcons ’ c amp late
Eagles ‘ll miss Mikel against South Africa –Okpara
Success nominated for Watford’s goal of the month
Kalu doubtful for Bafana Bafana tie
AMAA’s night of glitz, glamour
Drama as Our Son the Minister goes on stage
Sola Sobowale: How I discovered my acting talent
EDITORIAL: Buhari: Coming clean on this certificate embarrassment


3.0MIS Tremor Hits Abuja
Oby’s Double Charge On Buhari, Atiku
We Left APC Because Of Unkept Promises – Alaibe
NNPC, BP Sign 6-Month Crude-For-Product Swap
I Neither Demolished Mosques Nor Sent Hausa Out Of Anambra — Obi
Photos: Obasanjo’s Son To Buhari: Don’t Mind My Dad
Is Magu Still Nigeria’s Most Dangerous Man?
UNIDO, Edo Govt. To Construct 2MW Micro Dam In Benin City
Succession Game In APC States: Okorocha, Amosun Attack Oshiomhole Afresh
Tremor Hits Maitama Again In Abuja Measuring 3.0
Banks Refund N6.8bn Excess Charges To Customers
Boko Haram Terrorists Raid 4 Borno Villages, IDPs Camp, Kill 13
Shi’ites: US, CDHR Condemn Use Of ‘Maximum Force’
Kwam 1, Onyeka Onwenu, Sir Shina Peters, Others Ready For Showdown
We’re Doing Our Best To Ensure Leah Sharibu Is Released —FG
Alaghodaro: Obaseki, Mixta Nigeria Woo Diaspora Community With Emotan Gardens
3 banks fail CBN’s liquidity ratio requirement
Police declares Togolese cook wanted over Credit Switch boss murder
I regret returning to APC — Olusola Oke
Return one illegal AK 47 rifle, collect N1m, Gov. Yari assures
Buhari to NCWS: I’ll continue to be fair to women in appointments
IPOB: Hold Abaribe, Fani-Kayode culpable for Kanu’s escape – Ayogu
Barcelona heads to Spanish capital as LaLiga resumes
Serena can still grab Slams record, says Keys
Much ado about American super model, Blac Chyna’s planned visit to Abuja
Don Jazzy’s father bags Bachelors degree
I will divorce my wife if she goes for body massage — Tunde Ednut
NNPC, BP sign 6-month crude-for-product swap
We will not allow Shi’ites trample on rights, privileges of law abiding citizens – Army
96-year-old woman tops literacy exam in India, scores 98%
We have no plan to ban tricycle operation after 2019 general election – Enugu govt
Google workers walk out to protest office harassment, inequality
Danger! Don’t consume puffer fish, contains deadly poison – NAFDAC warns
Batth: Ordering steps with knowledge

News Headlines Nov 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
We don’t fear whether Atiku holds meetings in Dubai or jungle –Tinubu …opposes call for Oshiomhole’s removal
I won’t mortgage my conscience to keep APC job –Oshiomhole
Missing General: Army finds corpse in abandoned well
Shiites defy military’s threat, vow to continue protest
Lekki pastor, ex-lover at war over viral sex video
Shiites are like Buhari’s followers
Senate condemns FG for non-payment of fuel subsidy claims
Neymar faces six years in prison
Serena reunites with ex-boyfriend
I led 3,000 APC members to PDP – Benue SSG
I won’t mortgage my conscience to keep APC job –Oshiomhole
Missing General: Army finds corpse in abandoned well
Disqualification: Cross River gov aspirant files N2bn suit against PDP, Ayade
Avoid looters, Buhari warns aggrieved APC aspirants
2019: Service Chiefs’ alarm on stockpiling of weapons
PDP faults Osinbajo’s debt profile claim
Minimum wage: Unions begin strike next week, slam govs
Shi’ite crisis: Nigeria is playing with fire
Credit Switch boss, Badamosi, allegedly murdered by cook
Command nabs man for snatching motorcycle
Police arrest ex-convicts for robbery, recover vehicles
Man in trouble for allegedly selling poisonous meat
Police search for more suspects in Lagos Island cult clash
Police nab kidnappers of corps members
Housemaid flees with boss property
EFCC nabs resident for diverting mosquito nets in Gombe
NGOs want death sentence for armed robbery abolished
Dickson threatens to expel disloyal PDP members
Ekiti gov poll: Tribunal admits more electoral materials as exhibits
Kashamu’s group names Gbenga Daniel, Reuben Abati as PDP senatorial, deputy gov candidates
Tinubu meets Buhari, opposes call for Oshiomhole’s removal
Be faithful to your country, Buhari counsels angry APC aspirants
Announce Imo gov candidate, APC councillors urge Oshiomhole
Kaduna refinery stays dormant as NNPC loses N10.96bn
DPR seals two illegal gas facilities in Akwa Ibom
Bank educates Onitsha traders on Nigeria-China currency swap
Ghanaian envoy, Nigerians differ on business closure
Russia, UAE partner NNPC to develop oil, gas
3SC players hit with food poisoning, 22 hospitalised
World Cup winner jailed over arms, mafia links
Why Leicester owner’s helicopter crashed – Investigator
Ghana 2018: Falcons stars hit Lagos
FG to release intervention funds to 216 varsities, others
FG urged on sponsorship scheme for private varsity students
Tertiary institutions admitting half-baked secondary school leavers –Bellstech VC
Foundation awards scholarships to 173 students
Federal poly signs MoU with foreign varsities on agric technology
How to make wired speakers wireless
EkoBits, Poise Nigeria empower youths with ICT skills
Developers introduce mobile app to tackle emergencies
Digital policy crucial for protecting online data, experts say
Editorial: 2019: Service Chiefs’ alarm on stockpiling of weapons
Shi’ite crisis: Nigeria is playing with fire
Ambode, come to our rescue
Too much ado about certificate

The Nation

Adeleke, four others arraigned for alleged exam malpractices
We’ll reconcile with Amosun, Okorocha, Yari, says Oshiomhole
Fed Govt moves to settle oil marketers
2019: Why Atiku’s dream will crash, by Tinubu
Army finds body of missing General
PDP plans ward-to-ward campaign
Governors’ position on minimum wage unsettles workers
Why I want to govern Ogun, by AD candidate
2019: Can Eze win Enugu poll?
How to restructure Nigeria, by ex-LP secretary
‘Abuja-based APC chieftains causing problem in Imo’
Wabara wins Abia South APC senatorial ticket
‘I never said Buhari will lose in North East’
AFCON 2019: Rohr eyes ticket in South Africa
Rohr enlists Musa Muhammed
Ronaldo fantastic, Messi better — Etebo
Isaac Success named in Premier League Team of Week
Falcons coach gives foreign-based players November 4 deadline
Esuku, Ajayi dominate national taekwondo ranking
LSTL 2011: Its positives, negatives
Ogoni Cleanup to commence this month
Governments advised to accelerate access to water, sanitation security for Africa
LASBCA warns property owners on structural integrity
‘OPEC’s output highest since 2016’
Anxiety as consumers besiege DisCos for meters
CSOs seek probe of investment and securities tribunal
500 clerics converge on Abuja for Buhari;s re-election
I‘ll ensure greatness of Nasarawa varsity, says VC
2019: Nguru agog as Balarabe leads Albishir’s group to Yobe APC
903 foreign trained doctors, dentists, sit for council’s exam
Double honour for ABUAD’s golden girl at 6th convocation
Honour for budding creative writers
Blame academia for stunted democracy, says KWASU VC
NGO seeks inclusion of cancer awareness in curriculum
‘I cannot be able’
LCCI rewards essayists
OAU medical students reject ‘exploitative’ training fee
Tackling climate change through innovation
Ajibola: Crescent varsity graduates doing well
RSW: N6.5 m win surprises LASU student
Three students win Kola Daisi varsity scholars’ award
Editorial: Cow clog
Sore child
Education emergency?
Ending ritual killings
Who are these sexual perverts?
2019: Between character and certificate


FG Suspends NHIS Boss, Constitutes Probe Panel
Credit Switch Technology Chairman, Badamosi, Murdered
Again, el-Rufai Relaxes Curfew on Kaduna as Normalcy Returns
It will be Difficult to Defeat Kwara PDP, Says APC Leader
Again, Buhari Begs Aggrieved Party Aspirants Not to Abandon APC
Tinubu Mocks Atiku, Says Nigeria Won’t Return to PDP’
…Backs Oshiomhole against forces seeking his removal
I Met, Called Oshiomhole Almost Everyday to Ensure Free, Fair Primaries
Okowa, Dickson, Turaki Launch Monthly Allowance for over 1,000 Pregnant Bayelsa Women
Nigeria’s Ranking on World Bank’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ Drops to 146th Position
88m Nigerians Now Living in Extreme Poverty, Says Report
FG Begins New TSA Tariff Regime November 1
Police Charge 400 Shiites to Court in Abuja
Cook Allegedly Murders Badamosi, Chairman, Credit Switch Technology
Army Recovers Body of Missing General Alkali
Amnesty International Wants Nigerian Security Forces Held Accountable for Killing Shiites
Alleged Exam Malpractices: Adeleke Gets Bail on Self Recognisance
I ‘ve faith in judiciary, says senator
Why APGA Has Presidential Candidate from the Middle Belt
‘We Have Drastically Cut Down Cost of Road Construction’
President Buhari is Running the Country by Proxy – Hon. Akinjo
PDP Flays Osinbajo for Allegedly Falsifying Facts on Nigeria’s Debt Profile
INEC Notifies PDP of Its Decision to Recognise Kashamu Candidates’ List
Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Expands in 19th Consecutive Month
Nestle Records 44% Profit Growth, Recommends N20 Interim Dividend
Report Highlights Opportunities in Nigeria’s Markets
Report: Rapid Hotel Expansion Indicates Favourable Business Climate
Nosak Group Partners Edo on Job Creation
Rise of Shopping Malls
Akinwunmi Heads NFF’s Reform Committee
Cape Verde Ready for Africa Youth Cup, Says Semedo
Ikeja Saddle Club Holds 51st Anniversary with Games
Final Six Teams to Emerge Thursday in Abuja, Enugu
Ex-Juventus Star Jailed in Mafia Case
Teams Battle for Mega Prize as Betway 5s League Playoffs Continue
LMC Chairman, Dikko, Appointed to CAF Ad-Hoc Committee
Overseas-based Pros Arrive Falcons’ Camp

Daily Trust
Kaduna night time curfew now 10pm-5am
Additional 141 Nigerians return from Libya
Mother ‘grateful’ for recovery, receives mourners in Potiskum
Thugs kill PDP supporter in Sokoto
Chief executives’ suspension: Union disagrees with SGF
NHIS: FG set up panel to probe Yusuf
Tinubu to Atiku: You can strategize in jungle, you’re going nowhere
Northern Christians seek probe on Kaduna crisis
Suspension: NHIS boss sues Minister of Health, AGF
2 brothers jailed 6 years for breach of trust, theft
Bribery video: Ganduje to appear before committee Friday
Kaduna crisis eroding people’s confidence in government, NSCIA warns
Ambode mends fences with Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat
Ex-Kano deputy governor confirms dumping PDP
Daily Trust President Buhari Golf Cup gets dates
Golf is a game of total exercise – Obaseki
Play golf to live longer
NYSC scandal: Bolaji Abdullahi may pick Kwara PDP ticket
Reps summon NNPC GMD, 2 firms over ‘missing’ N91trn oil revenue
NNPC to NAPE: Find more crude oil to meet 40bn barrels target
Court remands 8 men over attempted murder
Lagos govt, Hypo clean up Bariga community
2 jailed for stealing 52 computer monitors
Niger North: Why Sen. Sabi’s return ticket excites us
Population: Only e-certifications can ensure effective data
Buhari still the alternative to Buhari
InternationalSee More
PAKISTAN: Christian woman cleared in landmark blasphemy case
TANZANIA: Anti-gay crackdown in Dar es Salaam
UNITED STATES: Yemen: US presses Saudi Arabia to agree ceasefire
Editorial: Sign Amended Electoral Act
University community baffled by professor’s alleged suicide
Kano College gets telecentre
JAMB conducts exam for 903 foreign-trained doctors
Conservation body urges FG to restore 4m hectare forest by 2030
Black soot gradually disappearing — Navy
Lagos Fashion Week ends with grand vibes
Climate change: Fund approves 20 green projects for ADfB, others
Why Lake Chad, others are shrinking – Canadian Governor-General
FG will commercialise 3 National Parks to diversify economy – Conservator-General
Armsgate: Court threatens to issue bench warrant against Ex-PDP chieftain, Halilu
Suspension: NHIS boss sues Minister of Health, AGF
BRISIN recruitment: FG extends deadline for application to Nov. 22
Ecobank co-opts new director

The Sun

2019: PDP can strategise but will fail – Tinubu
Atiku knocks plan to sell public assets to fund budget
FG under fire over Ease of Doing Business report
Let NHIS crisis be resolved
Missing General Alkali: Army recovers body from abandoned well
APC has failed Nigerians, says Wike
Fayose to Ekiti CJ: Stop behaving like coward
Missing General Alkali: Army recovers body from abandoned well
N22,500 wage: We don’t take orders from Governors Forum – Zamfara NLC
Minister appeals for improvement in electricity supply in FCT
Nigeria to host Africa Trade Forum 2018 — ECA
I won’t mortgage my conscience to keep APC job –Oshiomhole
Dogara light weight politician in Bauchi – Gov Abubakar
2019: Ex-Jigawa AG dumps PDP, defects to APC with 10,000 supporters
Buhari to APC Aspirants: Stay faithful to your country, hold fast on integrity
‘Why APC is scared of Atiku’
World Saving Day: CBN to partner NERDC on financial literacy programme in schools
FG approves new TSA tariff model
NSE: Index drops further by 2.11%, amid sell pressure
Nigeria to host Africa Trade Forum 2018 — ECA
Katsina: INEC slates Nov. 17 for Federal Constituency bye-election
Elections: INEC trains staff on election monitoring, support
Volleyball Premier League gets new date, venue
CR7 hits 144,309,204 Instagram followers
Neymar: Messi’s my ‘idol’
Fury challenge Joshua to street fight
SuperSport crowns Boateng African Player of the Month
Super Falcons tackle Dominion Hotspur in friendly
Austin urges fans to keep faith with misfiring Southampton
Dani Alves trains with PSG teammates hopeful of return from injury
FIFA World Cup expansion possible for Qatar 2022, Infantino says
RB Leipzig keen on Lookman
The scariest moment of my life – Queen Igwebueze, actress
Bay: A spicy soother
Common back pain: Women’s tremendous capacity to bear the agony
NAFEST 2018: Sunset for greater Nigeria
Masturbation and premature ejaculation
The power of elections
Before the campaign
2019 and Atiku’s chances
Tasks before Osun governor-elect
Onitsha traders, residents lament extortion by touts
Missing General Alkali: Army recovers body from abandoned well
Group seeks probe in $2m donation for Nigerian embassy building in Guinea Bissau
25 killed in Afghanistan army helicopter crash
TESTMASTER launches National Sec. Sch. Maths Quiz
I’ll keep pushing, success is expensive – Phashyo, singer
FG approves new TSA tariff model
The power of elections
Before the campaign

FG, Labour Reject Governors’ N22, 500 Minimum Wage Proposal
Army Recovers Body Of Missing General
World Bank Rates Nigeria High On Ease Of Doing Business
BRISIN Recruitment: FG Extends Deadline For Application To Nov. 22
Islamist Party Calls For Death Of Judges Who Freed Christian Woman
Brig. Gen Salmanu Bala Jikamshi: Tribute To A Rare Gentleman
The Professor Who Wants To Be Governor
Yes, Nigerians Have Right To Life And Liberty
Mikel Will Decide On Super Eagles’ Return — Rohr
Why Nigerians Must Accept The New E-Certificate By Population Commission
World Cup Expansion To 48 Teams Possible By 2022 – FIFA
How Nigeria Can Reduce Foodborne Diseases
Appraising World Bank’s $750m SFTAS Programme For States
NEC Rejected Candidates List From Kashamu’s Camp_PDP
SON Challenges Lagos Schools On Standards,Quality
Stock Market: 8 Companies List N282.9bn Shares In 10 Months
SON Challenges Lagos Schools On Standards,Quality
NSE-ASI Falls By 2.12% On Sustained Sell-Offs
‘APC Is Party To Beat In Abuja’
Stock Market: 8 Companies List N282.9bn Shares In 10 Months
FG Approves National Leather Policy
Oil Prices Leap After 3 Days Of Sliding
FG’s New TSA Tariff Takes Effect Today
Atiku Faults Sales Of Public Assets
2019: CSOs, Security Agencies And The Quest For Credible Polls
2019: Group Accuses PDP Of Plotting To Marginalise South West
SDP Tackles Afenifere Over Omisore’s Suspension
Mourinho Escapes FA Charge Over Abusive Language Usage
FIFA Concern After Hackers Breach Data
France, Japan, Hail Growth Of Film Animation In Nigeria
Soul Singer Candi Staton Diagnosed With Breast Cancer
EDITORIAL: Sexual Harassment In The Ivory Tower
Why Nigerians Must Accept The New E-Certificate By Population Commission
Appraising World Bank’s $750m SFTAS Programme For States
How Nigeria Can Reduce Foodborne Diseases
FCTA Warns Against Outrageous Fees In Abuja Schools
Akoko-Edo APC Passes Vote Of Confidence On Oshiomhole, Akpatason
Rivers APC: Appeal Court Hears Suit Nov 14
oHow Construction Workers Get Succour Through Employee Compensation
Herdsmen Occupy 750 Hectares Of Rice Farm In Taraba
Al-Makura Advocates Creation Of Grazing Areas By FG, States
Kaduna Govt Relaxes Night-time Curfew

The Guardian

NFF names members of Reform Committee
Scientists near malaria elimination
Nigeria slips in ease of doing business ranking
FG mulls using local experts for projects of national security
Court strikes out motions of withdrawal in Rivers’ APC crisis
Hoodlums hijack relief materials donated to flood victims in Rivers
Use executive order to create new state in South East’
Eight feared dead as rival youth groups clash in Lagos Island
ECOWAS, INEC, others move for peaceful polls
“We have not sacked our coach,” says Rangers management
Knocks for Junior Lokosa over trials in Chinese league
FIFA bans Ghana’s former football president for life
Neymar risks prison over Barca move, says Spanish magistrate
Why not?’ FIFA boss says 48 teams ‘feasible’ for Qatar World Cup
Nigeria records first win in Amputee World Cup
Lagos cautioned against hasty termination of Visionscape contract
PZ Cussons reaffirms commitment to value addition
SON ends product registration certificate regime for cargo clearing
OPEC output peaked in October
Editorial: Journalism, disruptive technology and change management
Nigerian politics and the mystification of corruption
Revisiting Jonathan’s single term proposal
Lagos: Mega city without mega people – Part 2
Buhari owes Shiites justice, not massacre
Dredging Escravos channel to boost Nigeria’s economy
Medicinal values of Allium herbs
Dieting in pregnancy
Why children should engage in exercises


FG Shifts Burden Of TSA Transaction Cost To Payers
Accept Dapo Abiodun As Party Candidate, Ogun APC Elders Beg Amosun
5 Burnt In Obosi Gas Plant Fire Disaster
Minimum Wage: FG, Labour Tackle State Governors
Govts Increase Implementation Of Business Reforms To 314 In A Year – World Bank
Buhari Vs Atiku: North Undecided Yet, Arewa Youths Insist
Prioritising Pensions And Gratuities As Welfare Issues
Onwusoro Debuts With Message Of Hope For Nigeria
Minimum Wage: Identities Of Anti-N30,000 States Unveiled
2019: Be Careful, Looters Want To Return, Buhari Tells APC
Scholarship: Ajiran Community Honours Philanthropists With Chieftaincy Titles
2019: APC’s NWC Axes Okorocha, Amosun’s Men
How We Were Brutalized By Police In Delta —Rights Activists
Obaseki’s Tourism Sector Reform: Bikers Tour Benin Moat, Other Heritage Sites In Edo
Police Arrest Wonder Bank Operator In Aba
Edo SDGs Office Donates Neonatal Complex To Hospital
Edo Civil Service Commits To Continuous Staff Training
FG shifts burden of TSA transaction cost to payers
Minimum wage: FG, Labour tackle state governors
2019: APC’s NWC axes Okorocha, Amosun’s men
Sale of public assets to fund 2019 budget, irresponsible – Atiku
2019: Buhari to politicians, regulate your utterances
Oshiohmole can’t be removed, not violated APC constitution – Tinubu
Kashamu’s group picks Abati, Daniel, as Dep Gov., Senatorial candidates in Ogun
2019: APC not jittery over Atiku’s Dubai meeting—Tinubu
I came back to power with ‘Agbada’ to convince Nigerians to make sacrifices- Buhari
2019: S-West youths reject Atiku’s SGF offer, laud Buhari
How I used cloned documents to clear 1,570 pump action rifles – Festus Emeka
Former Italian football star sentenced in mafia trial
Mourinho escapes FA charge over abusive language usage
Last-minute deal aims to salvage Canada’s Winter Olympics bid
Messi returns to training after arm injury
Just in: Wizkid joins league of highest paid artists worldwide
Seun Kuti, blows hot: Recounts horrible childhood experiences
How I discovered my hidden talent – Sola Sobowale
My son, Zion is my life, says Wizkid

News Headlines Oct 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Amosun perfects defection plans, plants top aides in DPP
Senators, APC exco rally support to save Oshiomole
We’ve elected uneducated leaders –Sanusi
Leah Sharibu’s abductors demand N100bn ransom – Diplomatic sources
Suspension: Why police back NHIS boss
Army to pay actress N1.25m for assault
Bar owner threatens to sue LG boss over N5m debt
After one year on this job, I was offered N200m Abuja land – Prof. Aina, CEO, National Library
External reserves in three-month continuous fall, shed $4.94bn
Amosun perfects defection plans, plants top aides in DPP
FG aiding Kanu to cause crisis in South-East — MASSOB
How PDP govt frustrated restructuring — Osinbajo
NDDC no longer marginalising Imo — Rep
NLC, TUC begin strike mobilisation Wednesday
MultiChoice MD advises women
2019: Militants demand Niger Delta blueprint
Imo workers to collect salaries in advance
LAUTECH slashes tuition, announces resumption
Imo APC gov: My candidacy not debatable, says Nwosu
Why shut Bayelsa schools can’t reopen now —Dickson
Soldiers kill two Shiite members in Abuja
32 arrested in renewed Kaduna violence

Four die in Nasarawa boat accident
Enugu APC chairman escapes assassination attempt
Bandits kill policeman, five others in Zamfara
Pro-Buhari senators seek juicy offers for aggrieved lawmakers
PDP groans under heavy litigation, legal adviser demands N60m
We’ve elected uneducated leaders –Sanusi
Ezekwesili speaks on presidential bid Monday
Ex-Bayelsa SSG, others dump APC for PDP
Parties violate N200m benchmark during Osun poll — Catholic centre
External reserves in three-month continuous fall, shed $4.94bn
FG, BOI loan excites Niger traders
There’re bad days in business, be prepared – Odidi
You can be your greatest asset or your own worst enemy — Chinedu Iyizoba
Chevron, NNPC, others donate science lab to Yobe school
Harmattan: Experts seek collaboration to reduce flight disruptions
Process of the exercise not credible, should be addressed – Odoh
Primaries credible, aggrieved aspirants free to sue
Army’s python should dance in Israel where Kanu is, not Igboland – Ohanaeze
Vote buying is criminal, undermining democracy –EU envoy
Amosun abandoned APC primary, VON DG looking for who to blame –APC spokesman
Restructuring won’t be a major issue in 2019 polls — Unongo
I suffer watching United – Cantona
Ronaldo nets stunning winner in Empoli
WTA Finals: Stephens to face Svitolina in final
Aiteo Cup: Great football battle stripped of its glamour
Nigeria to play Uganda in Asaba
I’m focused on winning, not contracts – De Gea
Tiwa Savage, Wizkid are consenting adults –Korede Bello
I’ll never allow anyone else raise my children –Saka
Younger artistes expect me to greet them anytime we see –Tunji Sotimirin
I can see slightly now – Lari Williams
We have good musicians in Warri too, not only comedians –Sunshine
Seun Kuti gets Grammy nomination
The world of anxiety (1)
When you have a wry neck
Save me, begs 40-yr-old man in need of N15m for kidney transplant
Nigeria may exit list of polio-endemic nations in 2019 — Rotary
‘Online diagnostics eliminates issues of drug resistance, saves cost’
IPAN to tackle drug with advanced laboratory practice
Our pastors’ killers still using late GO’s phone to call us — Church members
Flooding: From hopes to despair, touching tales of distressed rice farmers, others
Editorial: Nigeria’s paradox of poverty amidst plenty
Yes, to lighter Breakfast TV
Creating the future you desire
Audacity of a murder
A system that breeds corruption

The Nation

Oshiomhole’s removal will trigger political tsunami – Alimikhena
‘Buhari inherits $63b, borrows $10b’
LAUTECH slashes tuition fees, announces resumption
Insecurity: Borno corps members observe Orientation in Katsina
Atiku, S/East rift deepens over single term request
Five feared killed as soldiers, Shiites clash in Abuja
Buhari certificate saga is dead issue – Presidency
Kaduna: 32 arrested in renewed violence
Ogun APC crisis: Amosun’s men plot mass defection
ALIYU ABUBAKAR: Things I learnt from Ronaldo
CHIDINMA EKILE: It’s difficult for a popular person to avoid scandals
FOSTER, NUJ call on FG to give assent to PIGB
NAFEST 2018 ends in Port Harcourt
Atiku not sincere on restructuring, says Osinbajo
NDU – Africa’s emerging intellectual destination
ALIYU ABUBAKAR: Things I learnt from Ronaldo
TARILA OKOROWANTA: My unforgettable memories with Stationery Stores
OPERATION BEAT SOUTH AFRICA (NOV. 17: Eagles seek revenge
Onyekuru trains again
Luis Suarez shows off newborn son with family
Neymar splits with girlfriend
Eagles battle Cranes on November 20
UNN students lament inaccessible portal
2019: Kwara APC presents united front
Expounding the danger of
Nigeria has highest number of unbanked population worldwide
OPS to partner Oyo govt on tax drive
SME finance
Expert cites weak system as bane to export business, SMEs in Nigeria,
How God’s favour pushed me into 2018 Cowbellpedia final
Chi Ltd launches its exotic pineapple coconut in 150ml pack size
Lifeforte wins Loya Milk Secondary School Swimming Competition
SHUGA BAND@20: Top dignitaries, celebrities, others gather for anniversary
Tolu Bally’s 2207byTbally plans anniversary treats
Onyeka Onwenu, others star in ‘The Chronicles’
Classic FM, others partner for medical outreach
DEMOLA ADEDOYIN: My responsibility to people is bigger now
Nigeria’s growing fan base for Telenovelas
One lyrical shot at stardom
Time to seriously get going with our agriculture
Kumuyi, Sani-Bello preach peace at Deeper Life Crusade
Tension in Abia Community over imminent pipeline explosion
Fake beggar nabbed in Anambra with drug, cash
FRSC takes ’ember month’ campaigns to Katsina Motor parks
Six Catholic nuns kidnapped in Delta
Bayelsa govt and Atala oil field
Philanthropist seeks support for Bayelsa flood victims
Candidate to pay Ovia students bursary from salaries, allowances
Smiles as 300 amputees get free prosthetic limbs
Ex-agitator: why I won’t back Buhari in 2019
A capital for everyone
Commission hails FCT on infrastructure
Hospital unveiled in Abuja
ob plan inspires Ebonyi youths
Anambra councils diversify
Abia partners chamber of commerce, think tank


Sanusi: Stop Electing Leaders with No Educational Qualification
Primaries: Buhari Meets Aggrieved Parties Tuesday
Active Shooter Reported at US Synagogue
Bode George Berates Fashola over Comments on 2023 Presidency
Kaduna Violence: Police Nab 32 Suspects

South West PDP Accepts SGF Slot, Wants More Key Positions

INEC: We Are Privy to Provisions of the Electoral Amendment Bill
Emmanuel Intervenes in Ibagwa Army Barracks, Promises More Aids
Peter Obi Best Running Mate for Atiku, Says Ex-Kogi Gov
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s Treasures

Multiple Casualties in Shooting at US Synagogue
Active Shooter Reported at US Synagogue
Kaduna Violence: Police Nab 32 Suspects
As Ravaging Floods Threaten National Food Security
Agenda for Nigeria’s Economic Prosperity
Advertising Debt: OAAN, SMEs at the Mercy of Multinationals
With Ongoing Critical Reforms, Nigerians Experiencing Pains to Reap Gains
The Case For Dapo Abiodun

Situating the Presidential Run

Ogun APC and Issa-Onilu’s Barefaced Lies
Beckhams in Crisis:How David Beckham’s Bombshell Australian TV Interview could Cause New Rift with the Golden Couple
Sound Sultan: The Unconventional Storyteller
More Troubles for Arisekola Alao’s Families
Ooni Of Ife – Congratulations Boss!
Barca Host Real in First El Clasico without Messi, Ronaldo in 11 Years
Upbeat Centre Holds First Trampoline Gymnastics Competition
Ndidi Goal Salvages Point for Leicester against West Ham
The Dangers of Negative Narratives
Editorial: 2019 Election And The Challenges Ahead

The Sun
Sports Personality Award: Anthony Joshua
Nollywood Personality of the Year: Genevieve Nnaji
Lifetime Achievement Award: Florence Ita-Giwa
Lifetime Achievement Award: King Sunny Ade
Hero of the Year: Alhaji Abdullahi Abubakar
Creative Personality of the Year: David ‘Davido’ Adeleke
2019: Amaechi urges supporters to mobilise for victory
Wike compensates traders of burnt Fruit Garden Market
PDP plans mega rally for APC defectors
Paris Club refund: Benue govt. begins salary payment
2019: Amosun’s aides names appear on DPP list as legislative candidates
Military rule ruined Nigeria – Ezeife
CUPP’ll choose one out of 45 presidential candidates of coalition for 2019 poll
2019: Igbo weigh Buhari, Atiku options
2019: Igbo stand better chance in PDP – Izuogu, APC BoT chief
Imo Guber: We’ll humble Nwosu, Okorocha’s son-in-law – Udenwa
Kogi govt earmarks 37,000 hectares for workers’ housing scheme
2019: The people will decide what happens
Adam’s Apple is a mess
How I knew that things are not all right with my country
Should labour go on strike over fresh dispute on proposed minimum wage?
Are you free in your relationship?
Hayford Alile’s last Testament
Lifetime Achievement Award: Chief Olusegun Osoba
Hero of the Year Award: Mr. Joe Blackson
Education Entrepreneur of the Year: Afe Babalola
Governor of the Year: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi
Gunmen kill policeman, 5 others in Zamfara
Abuja Tremor: No foreseeable harm to the public – DG NGSA
Facility managers to care for govt infrastructure –FHA
Watching my mum toil to cater for us drove my passion to succeed
BSU students blame your school for NYSC ban
The killing of Khashoggi
On Ganduje’s social integration strides in Kano

Daily Trust
57 Chibok girls seen in Cameroon – Parents
Benue community resolves on self-development
Kaduna crisis: 32 arrested, as govt relaxes curfew
North needs more educational institutions, teachers – Emir Sanusi
How gunmen stormed my residence to kill me – Enugu APC chairman
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We want to reform SARS, curb impunity – NHRC
Army enlists 3,800 new soldiers
Ganduje Bribery video: What next after public hearing?
Oba Owoniyi enthroned as 44th Obaro of Kabba
57 Chibok girls seen in Cameroon – Parents
2019: Challenges before senators, reps in new political parties
Group vows to support Dogara’s re-election
Atiku Abubakar’s son exposes his secrets
EL-Amin reaffirms supremacy, wins 15th Georgian title
I am elated to win my first ever silverware – Ogunbote
El Clasico: Beware of ‘wounded’ Madrid, Barcelona coach warns players
Inside Buba Galadima’s rice, banana, soya beans farms
‘River basins helping President Buhari drive agricultural agenda’
Rescued Libya returnees embrace farming, beg for supporte
Kaduna curfew: Guard against unplanned pregnancies- Group tells residents
Buhari as a choice in 2019
Maternal and infant mortality in West Africa: Beyond the numbers
As Oshiomhole eases APC into next phase
Khashoggi’s death is explained by the Saudis in five acts (and counting)
‘We won’t keep silent’: Jamal Khashoggi supporters demand justice
It’s beacon of ‘light’ against Iran despite Khashoggi crisis – Saudi Arabia
Editorial: A Week of Crises in Kaduna
Ebola: Google doodle celebrates Stella Adadevoh
Kannywood’s visit to Buhari: Mama Korede spits fire

The Guardian

2023 presidency Fashola can’t decide our fate —Ndigbo
Congestion: Overtime cargoes, bad infrastructure and logistic failure constrain Lagos ports
FG can’t fund budget 2018 unless assets are sold, says Ministers
Osinbajo, Ambode say entertainment industry key to Nigeria’s economic growth
Buhari’s certificate saga, unnecessary plot to divert attention— NDF
Channel trillions you spend on petroleum subsidy to education, Sanusi tells FG
Enugu APC chair escapes assassination, police aide shot
Bus drivers benefit from eye screening
Bagudu assures corps members of adequate security, better welfare
Ndidi rescues Leicester as Liverpool return to top of Premier League table
Uganda confirm November 20 friendly against Nigeria
Liverpool go top as Bournemouth and Watford press on
Amnesty urges AC Milan, Juve to shun Italian Super Cup in Saudi
Ex-England manager Eriksson takes Philippines job
Three reasons you must watch the El Clasico
Meet Sadam Focus A.K.A. Smile the passionate entertainer
Policy on 41 items to stimulate economy, says CBN
Editorial: The implications of out-of-school children
I am not a Nollywood filmmaker
London literature festival at the Southbank centre
APC must (GOWO) go on with Oshiomhole
When will northern youths truly be free?
Yoruba: Time to speak truth to power
Race for government house Asaba: Right of reply
Amiwero: Our ports are becoming very unfriendly for business
Losses mount, chaos reigns as infrastructure decay robs Lagos ports of shine
What to know about thrombosis
Breast cancer: Improved lifestyle, regular screening key to reducing risks
BSUTH: Search for greener pastures reason for brain drain


MTN Pulse Campus Invasion : Ink Eze, Opeyemi Awoyemi, Busola Dance Into MAPOLY
5:28 AMCivil War Echoes: Development Of Nigeria ’ll Be Difficult Unless… – Gov Ikpeazu
15 Traits Of Baby Believers & Believers Who Are Babies
2023 Is Beyond Fashola — Chime
Okijirhie Faults Claim That Ogboru’s Ambition Is Solely Urhobo Project
AFCON 2019 : Our Target Is To Win The Title In Cameroon, Says Rohr
Foundation Set To Sensitise Youths Ahead Of 2019 Elections
Police Disagree With Ekiti Deputy Speaker On ‘Severe’ Attack On Lawmaker
Level Of Illiteracy In Nigeria, A Time Bomb — Olatunji
Roller Skating Championship Makes Debut In Abuja
WAUG 2018: UniPort Set To Raise The Bar, Ogali Declares
Support For Alex Otti Grows In Abia, Europe, US
2018 NCC Tennis: N15m Up For Grabs
Married To The Law: Married To Grace (1)
Success Shines As Watford Continue Winning Streak
Job Minders, Edufirst.NG Sign $1m MoU To Develop Skills Relevant To The Future Of Nigeria
Ogu Puts Eagles, Results First Before Personal Ambition
Again Osinbajo tackles Atiku on restructuring
FG imposes $200, $4000 fines on overstayed visitors to Nigeria
‘Igbo must vote overwhelmingly for Buhari in 2019 to get 2023 ticket’
New Electoral Act: INEC rules out e-Voting in 2019, says time too short
Re: Life in family slave camps
MTN Pulse Campus Invasion : Ink Eze, Opeyemi Awoyemi, Busola dance into MAPOLY
Frank Edwards, Mike Abdul, to storm Festac for ‘Real Worship’ concert
Nollywood set to promote AU Agenda 2063
Lagos designers champion ‘unapologetically African’ fashion
What Wizkid, Tiwa Savage seek to achieve with erotic ‘Fever’ video
FG returns Benue’s share of Paris Club refunds
Even in death, Ochanya must have justice, Benue women cry