News Headlines Nov 7, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 7, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

I’m committed to giving Nigeria new minimum wage soon – Buhari
Opposition kicks as gunmen attack Ekweremadu’s home
Customers beat up Interswitch agent over N2m failed transactions
Prince Charles cancels trip to Jos over security concerns
Immigration official, two others remanded for forging documents
Family accuses DSS of killing kidnap suspect
‘It’s time to rescue Tiv nation’
Gunmen abduct three health workers in Nasarawa
NOC to honour six Nigerians in Abuja
I’ll buy another club if Kroenkedoesn’t sell Arsenal – Dangote
WIMBIZ empowers 105,555 women
NADEF hails Atiku for funding amputee football
Ahly star banned from CCL final
Confusion in OAU as ASUU strike divides lecturers
ASUU strike not in Nigeria’s interest – Don
16 soldiers missing after Boko Haram clash
DPO used tear gas on me, called me a prostitute – Rape victim
We can’t meet ASUU’s demands now — FG
EFCC seeks forfeiture order on Amosu’s N2.2bn
Nnamdi Kanu threatens to expose Buhari
Buhari endorses N30,000 minimum wage
PHOTOS: Nigerian monarchs visit Prince Charles in Abuja
Customers beat up Interswitch agent over N2m failed…
Gang members vandalise SUV, steal iPhone, others
Cop’s killing: Lagos residents fault police, condemn arrests
Ondo youths shut NDDC office over abandoned projects
NDLEA arrests 230, seizes 4.3 tonnes of drugs
Two varsity students drown in river while taking selfies
10-year-old girl allegedly murders baby
Gunmen kill man, abduct daughter in Katsina
Imo deputy gov hails judiciary
APC loses four more Reps to defection
Buhari meets APC senators over party crisis
Onyeama leads FG’s special envoy to Guinea Bissau ahead of elections
Migrants unwittingly take centre stage in US vote
82-year-old American woman dies days after voting for the first time
Voters crowd polling stations as US delivers verdict on Trump
Senate probes NNPC over ‘diverted’$1bn NLNG dividend
Avoiding risks while making ATM cash deposit
2019 budget: Buhari writes NASS, demands timely MTEF passage
Power distributors owe NBET N159bn in five months
Ponzi schemes drive investors away from capital market – Experts
Undeclared crude: FG closes case in $110m suit against Agip
NOC to honour six Nigerians in Abuja
I’ll buy another club if Kroenkedoesn’t sell Arsenal – Dangote
NADEF hails Atiku for funding amputee football
Ahly star banned from CCL final
Mikel’s absence won’t affect Eagles –Chukwu
Dolphins end MFM dream run, qualify for Zenith final
Partial compliance in varsities as ASUU begins strike
Has in stock or has in store? Fairing well or faring well?
Decay in CoEs detrimental to qualitative teacher education —COEASU
‘Fund education sector to meet UN standard’
Actor Idris Elba named People’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’
US rapper Mac Miller died of drug overdose —Coroner
Camila Cabello sweeps MTV Europe awards
Exclusive breastfeeding improves the child’s brain – Nutritionists
Consumption of energy drink may disrupt vascular function –Study
Pairing cell phone with your car using Bluetooth
World Wide Web inventor wants new ‘contract’ to make web safe
Airtel, Glo battle for second place in telecoms industry
Internet freedom worsens in Nigeria —Report
Editorial: Stopping Army-Shiites’ bloody clashes
Party primaries and Nigerian women’s cry for justice
Halting the decline in external reserves
Fasua’s N15bn budget proposal

The Nation
Prince Charles meets with traditional rulers in Abuja
Ekweremadu’s home incident ‘is burglary’
Sunny Odogwu dies at 87
Workers excited as Buhari accepts N30,000 proposal
I’m fully committed to having new National Minimum Wage, says Buhari
President insists on $1.04b Malabu Oil suspects trial
Minimum wage: Hope brightens for workers
Alleged $5m bribe: Kano Assembly probe panel to appear before court
Olawepo-Hashim to reposition economy
Emmanuel deserves second term, says aide
‘If elected senator, I will push for restructuring’
‘KOWA has no pact with APC’
Buhari promises improved remuneration for teachers
2019: Saraki confident of Atiku’s victory
Pre season tourney: Rivers United, Abia Warriors through to Semi-final
Gold Cup: Pillars begin title defence against Phoenix ASC
Three to represent Nigeria at West Africa Triathlon Championship
Ikpeba shares Leicester City’s grief, remembers late wife
Osinbajo delivers keynote address at IoD confab
Dangote Sinotruk automobile eyes 60% capacity, 3000 jobs
NDIC assures 100% coverage of depositors in failed MFBs
Nigeria records reduced rice import
PenCom, PFAs pay N10.6b to 25,629 out- of-job contributors
Reps: AMCON Amendment Bill coming
Five women delivered of babies inside BRT vehicles
I’m dying please help, says man diagnosed with kidney failure
‘$200m scam’: Defunct Spring Bank depositors protest in court
Man remanded for alleged attempted rape
Court convicts yam thief
‘I killed my neighbor because I do not forgive easily’
Why music is the only thing I can do, by Emex E.O.T
UK based Nigerian rapper plans come back
MTV EMA: Ladies moment, as Camila Cabello, Tiwa Savage, Janet Jackson shine
Video: Tiwa Savage wins Best African Act at MTV EMA
MTV EMA 2018: Exciting things that happen backstage
Why Nigeria’s Hauwa Ojeifo could not make last night’s MTV Awards
Benefits of Bitterkola
Of Oko-croach and the incest in Imo
Anenih’s unsung wonder

Buhari: I’m ‘Depressed and Distressed’ by Ethno-religious Killings
Tripartite Committee Arrives State House to Present Report to Buhari
Prince Charles Arrives Abuja
FG Commends Risk Managers
Active Kids Rocked at MTN 2018 Kids Mini Marathon
Insurers Urged to Develop Affordable Products
Liverpool Shocked by Red Star Belgrade
Gas Exporting Countries to Discuss Global Outlook
Leadway Pensure PFA Wins Awards
‘We Have Enough Specialised Skills to Develop Nigeria’
NAHCO Consolidates Growth
Lukaku Misses Training ahead Juventus Clash
MTN Partners Firms on Device Financing Scheme
NIRSAL Facilitates $373m Loan to Agric Sector
Absence of Finance, Bane of Mining Sector’s Growth, Says FG
‘Nigeria Not against ACFTA’
Sterling Bank Marks World Savings Day
Long-term Funding Needed to Develop Gas Infrastructure, Says Mgbenwelu
On the Luke Out for His People
Stop Misinterpreting Loyalty to Fayemi as Betrayal, Say PDP Lawmakers
688,972 PVCs yet to Be Collected in Kano, Says INEC
Four House of Reps Members Dump APC
Guinness Brings Rio Ferdinand to Nigeria
Ghana 2018: Super Falcons off to Abidjan for final camping

The Sun

Dogara reacts to assassination attempt on Ekweremadu and family
‘Assassination attempt’: It’s burglary, suspect in custody, say police
New minimum wage: President forwards N30,000 bill to NASS
Candidates’ list: Ogun PDP urges INEC to ignore Secondus
2019 polls under threat – INEC
465,200 PVCs unclaimed in Delta, Taraba
Senate probes alleged assassination on Ekweremadu, family
Amnesty Office set to showcase beneficiaries’ trades
2019: We have capacity to mobilise for Atiku/Obi in Diaspora – Adimachukwu
No court of law has declared Atiku corrupt – Garba
Buhari, Atiku not good for Nigeria – Sani
SDP crisis: Gana asks court to disqualify Duke as presidential candidate
Akwa Ibom: Why Emmanuel deserves to be re-elected – Inyangeyen, Works commissioner
Senate probes NNPC diversion of $1.05bn NLNG dividend
Nigeria tops African countries remittances inflows, says Emefiele
Loan portfolio’ll gulp N400m of our new funds – Okafor, May & Baker bos
America’s $1.3bn investment in Nigeria threatened – Consul General
Dollar ends winning streak before elections, Euro struggles
2019 Elections: NYSC says corps members will not work in volatile regions
Higher philosophy of Christian marriage (2)
Reasons for writing my polygamy series (2)
Is president Buhari’s travel ban on Nigerians constitutional? (2)
Making Abuja a true centre of unity and tourism
APC primaries: There is fire on the mountain
The Shiites and their reputation
Kano Assembly shuns court order, continues Ganduje bribery probe
Bayelsa: Dickson buries mother Dec 8
Osun Assembly passes Social Protection Bill 2018, amends Service Commission Bill
Democracies of direct and indirect primaries
Unending controversies over Buhari’s WASC certificate
Oshiomhole, APC and bad losers
Atiku and the Nigerian dream
The Kaduna killings
Is president Buhari’s travel ban on Nigerians constitutional?

Daily Trust

…It was a case of theft — Police
Deaths on Mediterranean Sea alarming — IOM
Hydrologists allay fears of earthquake
N-power participants allege diversion of allowances
Ogun to employ 30 doctors, 100 nurses
No forex sold for rice importation in 2018 – CBN
Zamfara governor rewards driver, 2 communities who recover bandits’ rifles with N4m
Bandit killings: Deploy Army to Zamfara, Reps tells FG
NANS gives FG 7-day ultimatum over ASUU strike
Billionaire publisher, Sunny Odogwu dies at 87
I rely on God for 2nd term — Gov Udom
Osun Assembly passes Social Protection Bill 2018
PRP to replace Kano gov’ship candidate today
PDP asks Prince Charles to speak to Buhari on 2019
INEC begins display of voters register for public scrutiny
Red Star Belgrade stun Liverpool as Monaco tumble at home
Afelokhai replaces injured Uzoho in Super Eagles squad
First Bank tackle Dolphins for Zenith Bank Women League title
Financial inclusion: CBN to create non interest window
Experts canvass use of tech to boost Nigeria’s aviation, agric sectors
Collapsed tower in Gusau threatens power supply in Sokoto, 2 others
Court jails 2 motorcycle thieves
‘I’m impressed by parents’ compliance with polio immunisation’
I will achieve 8 points agenda – Acting SEB chair
Have we lost the battle to evil?
Readers must be heard
Thoughts on Labour’s strike
Budget: No, Mr. President, blame yourself not N/Assembly
On conventions and audacious gambles
IRAQ: IS left 200 mass graves in Iraq – UN
Editorial: As Nigeria hosts APU confab
Atiku asks Buhari to fulfil promise on minimum wage
Strike: ASUU OAU tells students to vacate campus
NANS gives FG 7-day ultimatum over ASUU strike
Britain’s Idris Elba named People mag’s ‘sexiest man alive’
Tiwa Savage, Hauwa Ojeifo win at MTV EMA
Camila Cabello wins big at MTV EMA
How FG, African Nature Investors move to conserve, revamp national parks
Environment degradation: Forum wants global alliance switch from fossil fuels
UN: Ozone layer finally healing after damage by aerosols
N21.4bn fraud charge: Court reserves ruling against Amosu, others for Nov. 13 on amended charge
Orji Kalu given 7 days ultimatum to appear in court
Illegal mining: FG withdraws suit against Dan-China, 16 Chinese nationals
FCT Health gets new secretary
Flutterwave hires CEO, director
Conoil appoints Kheterpal as acting managing director


EFCC Removes Benedict Peters From Wanted List
Segun Arinze, Onyeka Owenu, Victor Osuagwu Star In Historical Movie “The Chronicles”
NDIC To Meet Depositors’ Claims On Failed Microfinance, Mortgage Banks
Sonny Odogwu, Business Mogul, Dies At 87
NEWMAP Resettles Erosion Victims In Enugu
STRIKE: FUTO Grounded, As ASUU Ensures Full Compliance
Ex-Gov Attah Now Chancellor Of Western Delta University
My Daughter Can’t Stand My PartnerIkpeazu Has Failed Us, Abia Pensioners Cry Out
Anambra School Where Students Manufacture Paints,Weld,Build
Time For FG To Re-Establish Education Bank To Boost Education Among Youths (2)
APC Chieftain Alleges Plot By Some Members To Factionalise Party In Bauchi State
Massive Investment Crucial To Off-Grid Development -Stakeholders
PDP Did Nothing In 16 Years, Akpabio Tells Defectors
Lam Adesina’s Son, 3 Other Reps Dump APC For PDP, ADC, Labour, Accord
afana Bafana Coach, Baxter Risks Sack
Kogi Community Seeks Recognition For Festivals
‘How N30,000 new minimum wage sailed through’
Court to rule on final forfeiture of N2.2bn suit against ex-Air Chief, Amosu
Buhari receives Prince Charles in Aso Rock
I’m committed to having new National Minimum Wage – Buhari
US Report on Rice import fake as Atiku Media Organisation goofed – Lai Mohammed
Minimum Wage: Buhari, Ngige, Pepple, Wabba meet in Aso Rock
PDP, CUPP condemn failed assassination attempt on Ekweremadu
Senate’ll probe NNPC claim on diversion of NLNG fund —Saraki
Nigeria name strong squad for AWC
Nigeria for maiden West Africa Triathlon Championship
Iwobi tops Nigerian players’ rich list
Rohr picks Afelokhai as Uzoho’s replacement
My daughter can’t stand my partner
Segun Arinze, Onyeka Owenu, Victor Osuagwu star in historical movie “The Chronicles”
Veteran highlife musician, Emmanuel Ntia, dies at 94
Baddy Oosha denies rift with Olamide, says he’s his brother
NDIC to meet depositors’ claims on failed microfinance, mortgage banks
Senate to engage FG, ASUU over strike
100 PUWOV members begin training at Police College
Rack Centre MD to speak at Africa FinTech Summit
Media urged to raise awareness level on prevention of Mother-To-Child transmission of HIV/AIDS


Prince Charles meets Buhari in Aso Rock
FULL TEXT: President Buhari’s remarks at receipt of national minimum wage BREAKING: Buhari endorses N30,000 minimum wage for Nigerian workers
VIDEO: President Buhari receives Prince Charles, wife, Princess Camilla in Aso Rock
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday received Prince Charles and his wife, Princess Camilla at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Prince Charles and members of his entourage arrived the State House at about 2.20p.m. Buhari, who welcomed […]
Buhari asks Senate to confirm Izuwah, DG ICRC
PDP North West Publicity Secretary defects to APC
Construction of $134m Ibadan Dry Port set to commence
Ondo youths protest over abandoned projects, shut NDDC office
Youths protest against Anglican Bishop over religious politics I
PDP guber candidate for Kaduna dispels fake certificate rumour
Dogara condemns assassination attempt on Ekweremadu
Ondo APC denies sidelining Oke supporters
Nigeria tops list of Africa’s diaspora remittance recipients ― CBN
May & Baker Nigeria grows Q3 profit by 241%
My tourism blueprint will turn Mahin Kingdom into paradise —Prince Arowojolu
Kiriji Cultural Foundation set to launch projects at war site
Aquatech Wonderland and Lakes at Adeoyo, IbaHow we can reduce maternal mortality in Nigeria —Dr Ola Brown
Invest in clothes that flatter your body shape!
Renmoney appoints Tobi Boshoro as new CEO
Zabazaba project FID coming before year-end —Kachikwu
Senate stresses support for 2020 gas flares out date
Chevron enters into gas delivery agreement with Egbin power plant
Stakeholders see Dangote Refinery as key to transforming Nigeria’s economy
EDITORIAL: The Shiite killings
SCOAN and Nigerian returnees
Militias posing threat to our democracy

The Guardian

How I escaped assassination, by Ike Ekweremadu
Labour sets two-week target for minimum wage law
Afelokhai joins Akpeyi, Ezenwa in battle for Eagles’ number one shirt
Ekweremadu victim of burglary attempt, police say
EFCC removes Benedict Peters’ name from wanted persons list
Niger governor presents N159.5b to assembly
Senate committee bemoans low allocation to ministry, agencies
ASUU strike paralyses academic activities at UI
Why corruption thrives in Nigeria, by NEITI
Ebie preaches discipline, fair play at Delta Principals’ Cup
First Bank meets Dolphins in NBBF Women’s Basketball League final
NOC holds northern patrons’ investiture in Abuja tomorrow
El Marino Sports Club gets new officials, makes case for home-based players
AFN board member Ebewele in car crash, battles for survival
400 level NOUN student wins second Four-Inch Heel Race
Billboard Names Ariana Grande Woman of The Year 2018
New Album? Fans Discover Leaked Ariana Grande Songs
Taraji P. Henson Delays 2019 Wedding
‘Plastics may outweigh fishes in ocean by 2050’
‘Value creation, addition to economy remain DPR’s mandate’
Tax institute strengthens ties with ICPC, FRC over evasion, reporting
NPA pursues ISO 9001 certification
Editorial: Tax management: Look up to Nigerian hills
How should Nigerian Leftists vote?
Interfaith confab: Harmony without justice?
Falae’s stewardship and vision for Nigeria – Part 2
Peter Obi as Atiku’s joker
How KStar technologies can aid business growth
Cybercrime attacks rise by 30% in Africa
Glo claims 4G LTE service availability in 36 states
Broadband penetration hits 23%, says minister
Schneider Electric gets certification on Nigerian facility
Nestoil Group records over 98% Nigerian workforce
Stakeholders decry fiscal malpractices in oil sector
NCDMB, indigenous producers move

New Telegraph

Buhari to labour: Don’t let politicians use you
Senate probes NNPC over diversion of $1.05bn NLNG dividend
Okorocha sues IGP, EFCC, demands N1bn damages
Stop lamenting, face governance, Fayose’s aide tells Fayemi
Okowa to CAN: Pray for Nigeria’s unity, peace
Gen. Alkali: Lalong slams community, religious leaders for hiding criminals
Kaduna killings: Nigeria’s Ambassador reacts, call for Peace
Lagos DPO tear gassed my eye for reporting a man who raped me” 15-year-old girl tells court
NYSC, CBN, BoI parley to assist corps members
EFCC removes oil mogul, Benedict Peters, from ‘wanted’ list
NDIC: Skye Bank’s resolution saved 6,000 jobs, N949bn deposits
Volleyball League: NSCDC, Nigeria Customs win first matches
Need for re-organization of Nigeria’s healthcare system
Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat’s ticket excites Lagos APC chairman
Buhari: I’m depressed by killings in Nigeria
Amosun: We’ll accommodate minimum wage in 2019 budget
New Telegraph Awards: Encouraging initiative –Tambuwal
Senate: Scorecard of ex-governors
Ekweremadu: Assassins after my life
‘We planned our madam’s kidnap because she is wicked’
Inspector found dead inside pit
‘I murdered pastor for breaching agreement’
I killed my neighbour because I don’t forgive easily –Suspect
Six Kogi students win Fanwo’s N670,000 essay competition
Gunmen kill father, abduct daughter
Need for re-organization of Nigeria’s healthcare system
Cross River guber: Parties gear for a three-horse race
Fashola to deliver YABATECH’s 32nd convocation lecture
Uzodinma to Okorocha: You underestimated your dwindling popularity
2019’ll prove that APGA has come to stay – Obidigwe
2019: PT leads newly registered parties with 194 contestants
Stop lamenting, face governance, Fayose’s aide tells Fayemi
NIBSS: 15.6m bank accounts opened in 9 months
Cashew exporters earn N293.7bn in 3 years
Maritime Academy slashes cadets’ admission by 90%
AWCON 2018: Falcons’ players lament shoddy preparations Players
We’ve good replacements for Uzoho – Agu
Amapakabo inspects Asaba stadium
We’II revenge South Africa defeat –Ikpea
Of Fractals and Embryos: Arikpo, O’nali explore human evolution
Nigerian Breweries promotes talent through poetry festival
Uyo International Theatre and Film Festival set to hold
EDITORIAL: 2019: Peace initiative, a timely move
New Telegraph Awards: Encouraging initiative –Tambuwal

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *