Headline August 10 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers. 

Headline August 10 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers.

 

NATION
*SUNU Assurances posts N1.2b profit
*Hope rises for annuity business
*FMBN woos workers on mortgage loans in A’Ibom
*LafargeHolcim, IBM to cut road costs by a third
*Aspirants collapse structure for Akeredolu
*PDP woos Mimiko for Jegede
*Arogbo Ijaw leaders hail Akeredolu
*‘Homegrown solutions vital to growth’
*Ondo deputy governor to run on ZLP’s platform
*Blame IGP, AGF for Assembly invasion, says PDP caucus
*‘Support Obaseki’s re-election to move forward’
*APC: voters have decided for our candidate
*Buhari, APC, Dabiri-Erewa mourn UK-based Nigerian Dapo Williams
*His death a big loss to Nigeria, says Tinubu
*Kashamu: Abiodun, Uzodimma, Kalu, others bid senator farewell
*Nigeria to save $1.5b spent on milk importation
*‘CBN opened NIPOST’s stamp duty account’
*Why I paid inherited N35b pension in Anambra, by Obi
*Legal experts back AfCFTA to boost economy
*Rivers’ first woman council chair sacks appointees
*Man remanded for producing fake engine oil
*Four held for robbery in Lagos
*10 killed in Katsina police shootout with bandits
*Cautious optimism amidst declining cases
*63 discharged in Kwara
*Obasanjo tests negative
*Why I was treated in Abuja facility, by Ikpeazu
*Ebora’s weird condolence
*Post-COVID-19: Stakeholders seek action on unemployment
*COVID-19: Uncertainties over AfCFTA’s delayed implementation
*Nigeria’s fragile existence
*Sanwo-Olu’s reprieve
*Nigeria’s conundrum and the travails of PMB
*Insecurity and security
*Naira Marley irritates the hypocrisy in all of us
*Nigerians are not angry!
*Killings in Southern Kaduna
*AbdulGaniyu AbdulRazaq (1927 – 2020)
*Post-COVID-19 economy
*‘Oil prices may break $50 in 2021’
*Nigeria records N136.7b foreign portfolio deficit in first half
*Macroeconomic uncertainties hold N135b telecoms investments
*ICAN seeks interest-free loans for SMEs
*Nigerian stocks strike N1tr deals in first half
*African tech startups raise $1.4b in five years
*$2.5b forex backlog threatens financial markets

LEADERSHIP
*CJN Pledges Support For Reforms On Appointment Of Judicial Officers
*Insurgency: Equip Police Well To Assist Military, N’East Govs Tell FG

DAILY TRUST
*Lawan, Shekarau, 8 other senators sponsored no bill in 1 year
*The bread king of Gumel
*Edo: Countdown to Politicide
*Governor Zulum on the warpath
*Senate needs to support farmers
*Lagos home owners, experts dissect N5.8bn land use waiver
*Borno: In Zulum’s shoes, what else would you do?
*The unnecessary FIRS/NIPOST feud
*Assisting govt to avert hunger-motivated insecurity
*Re: World Bank $500m credit with low to zero-interest
*Commissioner lists benefits as world marks breast feeding week
*Deputy Governor commends CACOVID on palliatives
*El-Rufai challenges monarchs on peace
*PPDC to revamps open contracting platform
*Winners emerge in Warri, Abuja Dangote Cement promo
*Businesses thrive after 4 months of COVID-19 – Report
*‘Nigeria losing competitive edge over PIB delay’
*Jaiz bank, others unveil relief platform
*FG’s N362bn Sukuk fund boosting infrastructure drive – Dantata
*Nigeria to get $510m from new oil deal
*Pastor held for allegedly raping, impregnating 2 sisters
*Firm partners Western Union to provide inclusive insurance
*Smile introduces first voice over smartphone
*Airtel, Avaya seal deal on remote working, learning
*Only 588 companies complied with data protection regulations – NITDA
*My take on Microsoft’s proposed acquisition of Tik Tok
*VIO to get 1,000 houses
*Building institute tasks new fellows on professionalism
*Our schools ‘re ready to receive students – Commissioner of Education
*KDSG commences Phase II of Urban Renewal
*Ilaje group hails choice of Akeredolu’s running mate
*APC defeats PDP in Nasarawa by-election
*Top politicians in last-minute lobby for Diri’s cabinet
*Declare Dogara’s seat vacant, PDP asks Gbajabiamila
*Defection: Ortom ‘consults’ PDP stakeholders on APC’s invitation
*FCTA to support proposed Suleja smart city project
*FCT authorities worry over residents’ denial of COVID-19
*3 killed, 4 others injured as trucks crash on Abuja-Lokoja road
*‘Land speculators hire us to do their dirty jobs’
*JSS3 students in Lagos to resume today
*Esports federation rejects ministry’s plan to sack board
*Lampard to learn from Bayern mauling
*Ali Nuhu unveiled as BFN brand ambassador
*Willian set to leave Chelsea
*Halep undecided on US Open

VANGUARD
*Sanwo-Olu issues seven-day ultimatum to hospital’s management to remove containers
*Police dismiss inspector for allegedly brutalising tailor, causing death in Osun
*Accident claims two lives in Anambra – FRSC
*India to halt 101 military imports in push for defence self-reliance – Minister
*Lagos churches comply with COVID-19 guidelines, as worship resumes
*Congress: PDP elects 39 party executives in Bauchi
*FG, ECOWAS to host biodiversity consultation on environmental protection
*Kwara records 7 new cases of COVID-19
*GLEIF affirms CSCS as sole local operating unit for Nigeria
*Nigeria’s economic future built on falsehood (2)
*Edo Guber: CSO to party candidates, ‘do-or-die’ not worth blood of Edo citizens
*INSUFFICIENT COVID-19 FUNDS: 22m SMEs gasping for breath
*Heart-rendering tales from Eriye’s diary

PUNCH
*Edo Assembly crisis: Factions exchange words over planned sitting in shut complex
*Ogun pastor impregnates two siblings during spiritual cleansing
*Hoodlums, motorcyclists fight in Lagos, police recover gun
*Court remands businessman for producing adulterated oil
*Osun fashion designer attacked by bribe-seeking policeman dies
*Katsina warns civil servants against social media comments
*Buhari trades Nigeria’s sovereignty for Chinese yen
*S’Kaduna and Buhari’s assault on human rights
*We’ve no role in judges’ appointment, says Senate
*Rivers United kick against final NPFL table
*Egbo’s Tirana to face Tbilisi in UCL qualifiers
*NNL: FC One Rocket appoint technical crew
*Police confirm abduction of Delta council chair
*Command arrests four phone thieves in Niger
*Killers of Nasarawa monarch, immigration officer nabbed
*Man, boy drown in Kano rivers
*Many injured as okada riders, Ondo revenue collectors clash
*NIS denies alleged shooting of motorist
*Katsina warns civil servants against social media comments
*We’ve no role in judges’ appointment, says Senate
*N’East govs meet, plan to reform Almajiri system
*138 Nigerian women trapped in S’Arabia –Journalists’ body
*We’ll resist attempts to subvert NBA election – Gbagi
*NMA says Enugu election shameful, apologises, probes brawl
*Obasanjo tests negative for coronavirus, says aide
*Bakare, three other Osun #RevolutionNow protesters released
*Ekiti schools resume today, get protective materials
*Biblica launches contemporary Yoruba Bible version
*Ekiti, Oyo commissioners recover from COVID-19
*Mourners defy COVID-19 regulations as Kashamu is buried
*Landlord demands N105m accumulated rent from Bayelsa PDP
*NMA says Enugu election shameful, apologises, probes brawl
*Rivers United kick against final NPFL table
*Akwa Ibom APC raises the alarm over missing member
*Ekiti schools resume today, get protective materials
*Egbo’s Tirana to face Tbilisi in UCL qualifiers
*Biblica launches contemporary Yoruba Bible version
*Ekiti, Oyo commissioners recover from COVID-19
*NNL: FC One Rocket appoint technical crew
*Rivers police confirm release of nine oil workers
*There’ll be peace and stability in North-East – NEDC
*Police confirm abduction of Delta council chair
*Command arrests four phone thieves in Niger
*Many injured as okada riders, Ondo revenue collectors clash
*Tanker drivers’ strike begins as talks with Lagos fail
*ZLP clears Ondo deputy gov as candidate
*Peace in southern Cameroon will ensure refugees’ return –Ayade
*Edo schools resume today
*Ex-NAHCO workers allege fraud in PTAD payments
*NABDA vows to reverse dependence on imported foods
*BFN unveils Nollywood star as ambassador
*Lagos plans projects to tackle flooding
*Apapa gridlock: Lagos donates land for trailer park
*Maryland Mall developers take on Lekki multiple-use project
*Delta monarch writes Amaechi over Itakpe-Warri Railway complex
*Govt rewards information officers, urges professionalism
*Ogun eyes PPP initiative for housing development
*Lagos plans to revive Badagry food production centre

THISDAY
*Low Turnout as Lagos Churches Reopen Amid COVID-19 Protocols
*Dogara’s Supporters Dump PDP for APC in Bauchi LGA
*North-east Devt Master Plan Ready Soon, Says NEDC
*NNPC Remits N161bn to Federation Account in May
*Concerns over Sulaiman’s Dual Roles as FRC, Cadbury Chairman
*FG, ASUU Set to Resume Negotiations to End Strike
*PGF DG: APC Showing PDP’s Negative Tendencies
*Senate Not Out to Blackmail Elumelu, Says Akinyelure
*NSITF MD Challenges Suspension in Court
*FIDA Petitions NJC, CJN over Gombe CJ’s Appointment
*Allow Peace to Reign, Obaseki Pleads with Political Actors
*Pondei Petitions IG over Contractors’ Failure to Deliver N1.6bn NDDC Contract
*Aviation Unions to Protest Nationwide against FG’s Plan to Concession Airports
*Tinubu, Okupe Mourn Kashamu
*APC Commends Edo Electorate for Massive Turnout
*Kashamu: Your End will also Come, Fayose Tells Obasanjo
*Otti to Join APC on August 14
*Apapa Gridlock: Lagos Donates Land for Trailer Park
*Uzodimma Angry over ‘S’Court Gov’ Tag by PDP, Petitions NJC, AGF
*Gunmen Murder Obiano’s Aide
*CBN Approved Our Stamp Duty Account, NIPOST Replies FIRS
*FG Evacuates another Batch of 327 Nigerians from UK
*Kashamu Buried Amid Wailings by Sympathisers
*SERAP Cautions World Bank over $114.28m Disbursement to Nigeria
*NMA Investigates Bloody Election in Enugu
*Petrol Scarcity Looms as Lagos Tanker Drivers’ Strike Begins Today
*Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Rise by 437 to 46,577
*‘Yahoo’ Boys Have Become Role Models, Diezani Laments
*Group Threatens to Recall House Member over Siting of Polytechnic
*South-east, South-south Professionals Insist on Restructuring, Return to Regionalism
*Defence Ministry to Address Pay Disparity of Retired Generals
*Edo Poll: Okunbo Urges Political Actors to Emulate Jonathan
*ANAMBRA: OBIANO EFFORTS ON ACCESS ROADS
*NIGERIA AFTER COVID-19
*Meristem Presents H2 Outlook, Bullish on Telecoms, Healthcare Stocks

THE SUN
*Ndokwa community wants special attention on Nigeria-Morocco gas pipeline project
*Reduction of banks’ bad debts
*World Environment Day and the Niger Delta region
*The politics of coronavirus pandemic and its cure
*Labour Party to Tinubu: You can’t impose your retrogressive politics on Edo people
*How Obaseki crushed joblessness in Edo –Shaibu
*APC campaign flag-off proof of party unity behind Ize-Iyamu –Campaign Council
*APC, PDP re-iterate commitment to issues-based campaigns
*Why I returned to APC –Gemade
*Racism: UN Human Rights Council must be forthright over Africa’s petition –Dr Mou
*Rep rejects postponement of PDP congress
*Idahosa urges politicians to emulate ex-President Jonathan
*Raping democracy: The case of Anambra West
*NELMCO saves FG N91bn, clears PHCN liabilities
*COVID 19: Oilserv donates medical items to Enugu govt
*Promo: Dangote Cement presents cheques to 4 winners in Warri
*God’ll pick my successor –Umahi
*Obiano’s security aide, Ekwegbalu, dies
*APC youths want caretaker committee to resolve Imo chairmanship crisis
*Presidency: Set up committee to reach out to other zones, group tells Ohanaeze
*Cameroon commends Ayade for hospitality to its refugees in Cross River
*We’ll resist attempt to subvert Akpata’s election -Ex-minister
*Enugu NMA violent election shameful, says Prof. Ujah
*Reps caucus frowns at police role in Edo Assembly crisis
*Why I cleared inherited N35bn pension as Anambra gov – Obi
*COVID-19: Low turnout as churches reopen in Lagos
*Boko Haram: North East govs rally support for military
*Akeredolu lauds Ondo information commissioner’s commitment, dedication to duty
*COVID-19: Ekiti CAN rejects guidelines for churches’ reopening
*… Mosques’re ready –NSCIA
*Magu: Buhari gives panel 45-day ultimatum
*Abuja: Rising COVID-19 cases linked to foreign returnees, neighbouring states
*Benjamin Kalu emerges spokesperson of Abia APC caucus
*COVID-19: Why my case was handled in Abuja -Ikpeazu
*INC to Miyetti-Ala: Keep off Igbo forests
*Kashamu laid to rest amidst tears in Ijebu Igbo
*Otti meets Kalu, declares for APC August 14
*INC to Miyetti-Ala: Keep off Igbo forests
*Southern Kaduna: Protesters rain curses on gunmen
*Police warn ladies of social media fraudsters, arrest prophet
*Court remands bizman over adulterated engine oil
*Anambra: Hired assassins beat security, sneaked into my house with evil intentions – Archbishop
*Stakeholders task journalists on FOI Act as tool in investigation
*Anglican Bishop says pandemic blessing in disguise

GUARDIAN
*Oyo/Osun Customs denies involvement in shooting of motorist at Iseyin
*How Buhari cautioned Eze against fighting Obiano, by commissioner
*Section of Eko Bridge to be ready next month, says Sanwo-Olu
*Osinbajo to lead discussions at law tech virtual conference
*NIJ House and NPO’s curious decision

NEW TELEGRAPH
*COVID-19: Obasanjo tests negative
*COVID-19: Low turnout as Lagos churches reopen
*Ohanaeze, Afenifere, Northern leaders differ on power shift
*Apapa gridlock: Lagos donates land for trailers’ park
*NIPOST to FIRS: Stamp Duty money collected in TSA
*FG set to pay N22.6bn to ex-Nigeria Airways staff
*Magu: Ozekhome, Obla, others push for reforms in EFCC
*Insecurity: In defence of hunters, civilian JTF’s engagement
*FG to roll over 2020 capital projects in 2021 Budget –Senate
*Obaseki appeals to International Community, FG to avert violence
*Nasarawa byelection, credible, says PDP BoT chair
*Ayu, Mark, Suswam others pledge support to Ortom
*Bishop Okafor to FG: Prove you’re not conniving with bandits in Kaduna killings
*Edo won’t return to governor who’ll curse widows –Ikhine
*Nigeria’s future questionable with presidential system – Nwodo
*Lagos East by-elections: APC, PDP walk on a tight rope
*Ayu, Mark, Suswam others pledge support to Ortom
*Athletes hail return of sports
*Alampasu targets Eagles’ return
*Gunen salutes Dare over move to reposition long distance races
*FC One Rocket rolls out new technical crew
*Bonfere yet to get Atlanta 1996 medal

GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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