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News Headlines Aug 11, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

Bandits Kill Immigration Officer, Injure Two in Jigawa
‘APC Ruining Nigeria Pushing Country into Failed State’
Akeredolu Clears Air on Arrest of Kuje Prison Escapee, Idris Ojo
Court Fixes August 18 for Ruling on Alleged N14bn Fraud Case
Gombe Pledges Collaboration with UNICEF on Education, Healthcare
NAPTIP Denies Receiving Underaged Girls Rescued from Port Harcourt Brothel
Shareholders Restate Confidence in Oando Management
‘Pyrates Confraternity Not Supporting any Presidential Candidate’
Enugu Governor’s Wife Preaches Peace, Love, Unity
Stock Market Rebound, Gains N391bn on Investors Renewed Interest In Dangote Cement
NDIC Urge Banks to Malpractices to Avoid Failure
Tizeti Eyes Pan-Africa Internet Connectivity Expansion, Moves to List on NGX
Detecting Babies’ Anomalies with Emerging Technologies
Mitigating Flood Risks
Attaining Smart, Sustainable Nation with Technology
NCC Restates Commitment to Fund Academic Research in Schools
Nigeria’s Broadband Penetration Hits 44.5% as NCC Reviews Short Code Services
Dessers Dumps Genk for Newly Promoted Serie A Cremonese
Africa FAs Back Infantino for Third Term as FIFA President
Betsy Obaseki Football Tournament ‘ll Drive Campaign against Drug Abuse, Trafficking , Says Shaibu
Benzema’s Landmark Clinches Super Cup for Real
Delta Set for 1st KickBoxing Championship in Asaba
Ogbuku Lauds Female Athletes’ Spectacular Performance at Commonwealth Games
‘Eat the Oil Money; We Take the Crude’
NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, GET SERIOUS!
EDITORIAL: WHAT HAPPENED TO THE AUTOGAS PLAN?
Walure Capital Harps on Digital Skills, Unveils Tech Hub Facility
MTN Set to Boost Broadband Penetration with Home Broadband Services
Visa Introduces Grant to Boost African Women Businesses
‘Cydene Mobile App Will Boost Adoption of LPG in Nigeria’
FCTA Adopts SOP for Efficient Service Delivery
WTEC Graduates 43 in Skills Acquisition, Offers Grant
LASG Expenditure Hits N675bn, Targets 100% Budget Performance
Stewart Joins Data.org as Chief Data, Technology Officer
Collaboration Key to Driving Growth in Nigeria’s Financial Industry, Says Expert
RIF Trust to Provide 21st Century Insurance Policy
Akinosho: Handling of Seplat-ExxonMobil Deal Unhealthy for Nigeria’s investment Environment

The Nation

Bode George asks Ayu to quit as PDP chair
Court remands alleged ammunition smuggler
Buhari appoints Muda Lawal Adviser on Policy & Coordination
Suspended Accountant General Idris, three others seek plea bargain – EFCC
Wike singlehandedly protected PDP from emasculation – Mimiko
Terrorists free family of six, 60-year-old female hostage
Lies, misinformation won’t take you anywhere, Tinubu tells Peter Obi
Modella rocks Bryann, Ilebaye’s affair
Significance better than success – Kate Henshaw
Why I’m still single, by Cuppy
Admitting new entrants into Nigeria’s tier-1 banks
Robbers attack comic act Hafiz Oyetoro’s home
Sodje hails Team Nigeria, Minister on C’wealth outing
Seyi Sodimu eulogises Tiwa Savage

The Punch

2023: Wrong choice will consume Nigeria, says Obasanjo
12-year-old kills Nigerian mother in US, blames intruder
VIN: Nigerians can’t afford second-hand vehicles, say agents
Business
One suspect not part of Owo attackers – Akeredolu
Flutterwave hires 200, grows workforce by 38%
Ex-minister Abdullahi faults NFF on football development
Nigeria facing existential threat, World Bank warns
Ekiti man jailed 16 years for attempted rape
Notorious Osun cultist, Oko’lu, remanded for murder, arson
Army defends killer soldiers, police kick, widow abandoned
Lagos-Ibadan: Robbers strike again, escape, police make excuse
Power generation exceeds 4,000MW, FG to add 204MW
Buhari makes U-turn on Seplat, ExxonMobil deal
Sheathe your swords, Bode George tells Atiku, Wike
Power must return to South, Akeredolu insists
Lalong rejects calls to dump APC campaign job
Atiku, Wike’s political battle deepens, Ayu’s fate uncertain
Ex-minister Abdullahi faults NFF on football development
How I discovered world champion Amusan – 68-year-old retiree
Raspadori tipped as Osimhen’s perfect partner
Seyi Sodimu lauds Tiwa Savage’s performance despite rainfall
Why I haven’t publicly endorsed politicians – Tony Umez
Another filmmaker, Otu Njama, is dead
Kizz Daniel apologises, promises free show on Friday
Editorial: FG, elite enabling insecurity, not media
Beyond the Pyrates’ offensive song
Will Keyamo help or hurt Tinubu’s campaign?
WEP@25: The time is Women O’clock
Lessons for Nigeria from Kenya 2022 general election
Traffic management by ambush
Facts about ransomware attack
Govt’s inability to curb insecurity suggests state failure – Sam Erugo, SAN
How people become casualties of abusive marriages – Anwinli
Banditry documentary: Trust TV N5m fine harsh, says Prof Akinfeleye
Nigeria spends $2.35bn on phone importation – Report
160 million Nigerians risk yellow fever, says WHO
Health insurance now mandatory for Nigerians —NHIA DG
Erectile Dysfunction: Major problem for men, cause of infertility
Varsity education not for everybody, says Umahi
TETFund gets N1.7tn education tax in nine years

Leadership

2023: NSCIA, CAN Sign Pact To Deescalate Religious Tension
2023: Tinubu, Obi On Warpath Over Supporters’ Utterances
NAF Kills Terrorist Kingpin, Shanono, 17 Others In Kaduna
Manufacturers Survive Q2, 2022 Harsh Operating Environment
As NPA Moves To Increase Patronage At Eastern Ports
PDP, APC And The Gale Of Defections In Sokoto
Train Attack: Terrorists Free Family Of 6, 60-year-old Woman
Be Firm In Discharging Your Duties, Federal Govt Orders New Correctional Officers
Dozens Infected With New ‘Langya’ Virus In China
Federal Govt Can’t Borrow N1.1trn To Meet ASUU Demands – Umahi
Jaiz Bank Finances 3,000 Houses In 10 Years
Ramaphosa’s Farmgate
Pelosi In Taiwan: Provocation Or Diplomacy?
Seven Tips: On Some Top Healthy Grains
Maimuna’s Memoir: An Annoying Incident
All Hands On Deck To Tackle Hepatitis B Virus
Kenya Elections: It’s Still Photo Finish For Odinga, Ruto
Nigerian Govt Chasing Shadows On Crude Oil Theft – Siasia
Zamfara PDP And Misrepresentation Of Facts
Wike Has Done Well For PDP, Says Ex-Ondo Gov Mimiko
JAMB Releases 2022 Mop-up Examination Results
Borno Govt Settles 2022 WASSCE Fees With N329.8m
President Buhari Appoints New Aide
Kaduna-Zaria Road Safe For Travellers – State Govt
Kwara Monarch Docked Over Alleged Assault On Colleague
Atiku: Rivers LG Chairman Berates Maeba Over ‘Attack’ On Wike
Ilorin Monarch Bans Photo, Video Shootings At Central Mosque
Alumni Takes N120m Solar Power Project To UNIMAID
Manufacturers Survive Q2, 2022 Harsh Operating Environment

The Sun

Buhari reverses approval for Seplat to buy ExxonMobil assets, supports NUPRC
NAF bombs terrorists’ stronghold, kills kingpin, 17 others
Varsity: Civil society asks NLC, TUC to begin mobilisation for general strike
Tame your supporters, Tinubu tells LP candidate
Mimiko to Wike: Your boldness sustained agitation for true federalism
Muslim-Muslim ticket: Pope hasn’t told me to reject DG appointment –Lalong
Orji Kalu mourns legal luminary, Uche
Group tasks Soludo on LG polls, rejects caretaker committees
Owo church attack: DHQ clarifies identities of arrested suspects
Anglican church knocks FG over insecurity, increasing poverty in Nigeria
Tame your supporters, Tinubu tells LP candidate
Pressure mounts on Ayu to quit as PDP chair
… I back issue-based campaign –Obi
… You’re God’s anointed –Umeh
Six Dangote Cement customers win N1m each in promo
TUC crisis: 10 affiliates call for nullification of election
NDIC certifies banks as safe
Nigeria’s Tier-one banks and their role in economic growth
HiFL R-16 2nd Leg: Anxieties, expectations as teams jostle for q-final tickets
Esepo, Afonja Warrior return as GOtv Boxing Night holds Aug 20
Dessers seals N3bn move to Cremonese
Betsy Obaseki tourney ‘ll drive campaign against drug abuse, trafficking, says Shaibu
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets seek three points against France
Laliga: Chukwueze to perform ritual rite today
Ediye n laagun
Electricity for most homes in Nigeria: A mirage
Our fear of political fear
Uzodimma: Is hope returning to Imo?
Abuja grappling with insecurity
Looted artifacts: From light to darkness
NDIC certifies banks as safe
Lagos: We’ll continue to tap from US experience on security, others -Sanwo-Olu
Abuja grappling with insecurity
Nigeria Air and FG’s misplaced priority
20 suspected kidnappers, robbers nabbed in Lagos, Ogun
SSCEOLA partners PFFT to empower members
Agbekoya: End of an era
Ex-CAN president, Sultan sign pact to promote peace, unity in Nigeria
Kaduna train attack: 6 family members of ex-military gov, one other regain freedom
Our fear of political fear
N109bn fraud: Suspended AGF, 3 others seek plea bargain
Six Dangote Cement customers win

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