Nigerian Newspapers Headlines for 12th august 2022

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines for 12th august 2022



Buharis security guards killed in ambush buried

Wike sues Atiku, Tambuwal, demands recognition as candidate

FG must stop borrowing for consumption Obi

Doctors decide on strike Sunday, begin advocacy visits

Ogun tops states with highest number of varsities

IGP to pay N1m compensation for parading businessman

Sigh of relief as Oyo demolishes criminals hideouts

FG promises to rescue remaining abducted train passengers

Fire engulfs National Assembly store, destroys documents

Eight policemen killed in Sierra Leone protest Minister

North thought Buhari was Nigerias Mahatma Gandhi Bauchi ex-deputy gov

Mark advises Christians on political participation

Why we adopted global MOU model NLNG

International group plans $500m for African farmers

Bankers, private sector seek increased forex to manufacturers

NGO faults non-remittance of $30m livelihood fund

Nigeria cant benefit from oil boom, says NECA

Eterna grows half year profit by 57.9%

Firm launches new app for recruitment

Nigerians trade N497bn Bitcoin amid CBN ban

Emefiele, FIRS boss shun subsidy hearing, Reps kick

Jaiz Banks half-year profit rises by 27%

ARM launches workspace for startups

33 years after, ex-teammates pay tributes to Okwaraji

Falconets beat France in U-20 Women’s World Cup

Mass withdrawals, walkovers rock Aiteo Cup

CCL: Eguma not thinking of Wydad threat

Okereke happy to link up with Dessers

Qatar 2022 World Cup begins Nov 20 ‘FIFA

New NNPC as Nigerias latest faux born-againism

Understanding diabetes: An endocrinologists view

Kidnapping in Orlu: A victims sons experience

International Youth Day 2022: And Nigerian youth ordeals

Why the forthcoming DresslerKoonin climate debate matters

UN Indigenous Peoples Day: FCT original inhabitants struggle for justice

Canada-bound postgraduate student killed, Edo family demands justice

Kwara man defending wife hacks neighbour, two-year-old son

Motorist kicks as LASTMA impounds faulty car

Herdsmen kill six, Benue gov orders victims burial

Court remands farm worker, herdsmen for killing boss

Lagos couple seek help after losing four children

Lagos community seeks relocation over state drainage project

Lagos-Ibadan: Ogun communities demand streetlights, pedestrian bridges

Truck crushes motorcyclist to death, TRACE urges caution

EFCC secures conviction of five fraudsters in Ibadan

The depth of Femi Kutis mind

Mabogunje: The passing of a remarkable scholarly icon

Malami, NGF on collision course over $418m deductions

FG hasnt informed ASUU of cash crunch Osodeke

Controversy as Seplat denies ExxonMobil deal cancellation

Nigeria loses N101bn worth of oil, says OPEC

FG silent on identities of Nigeria Air investors

Falana to sue prison officials for torturing lawyer

Nigerias future unpredictable, says Falola


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Monarch stool: Ugwuanyi calls for justice in Ishi-Ozalla

Allegation of misconduct, abuse of power against AuGF baseless’ Spokesperson

Strike: FG, resident doctors hold talks over demands

Kaduna train attack: Why I didn’t use military force to rescue victims ‘ Buhari

Anambra receives N268.2m as oil-producing state

2023: Why we must take over Rivers governorship ‘ Action Alliance

Itsekiri groups protest, demand NDDC board chairmanship

Edo court restrains Police Commissioner, wife, others from trespass on land

NYSC members don’t deserve poor camp facilities ‘ Wike

NDDC: No plan to counter Buhari’s position on forensic audit report ‘Umana

INEC staff pour encomiums on Igini for integrity, others

El-Rufai writes Buhari, says terrorists creating ‘parallel’ govt in Kaduna

2023: Catholics blast Lalong over reference to Pope, demand apology

COVID-19: World Bank trains 50 Fadama NG- Cares staff in Borno

Force Commander MNJTF, Gen Khalifa restate commitment of troops’ synergy to defeat Boko Haram

New Cross River is achievable ‘ NNPP Guber candidate assures

Mining: YESD facilitates partnerships, educates indigenes

Thieves storm Katsina Government House, steal N31m

Six killed, 12 injured as armed herders invade Benue communities from neighboring Taraba state

Today is for the youth!

Stop the hate!

PDP crisis: Atiku sends Adamawa gov to Wike, meeting deadlocked

Nigerian banks sound, healthy, safe ‘ Emefiele assures

We have regulations, principles, ethics to guide operations ‘ NLNG

Finance Minister insists on 5% Telecom Tax

Battling with terrorism under Buhari

Microsoft courts Nigeria digital ID4D

U20WWC: Falconets edge France 1-0 in cagey group opener

Kizz Daniel opens up on his arrest in Tanzania

Never take your fans for granted, Seyi Sodimu praises Tiwa Savage’s performance despite rainfall

BBNaija S7: Level 1 housemates scared of me, Phyna on eviction nomination

BBNaija: ‘Other housemates scared of me’, Phyna on eviction nomination

We’ve not abandoned kidnapped doctor’s family ‘Varsity

Police arrest driver, guarantor for allegedly stealing employer’s vehicle in Lagos

Troops arrest 2 pirates who kidnap expatriates in Niger Delta

Bandits attack Immigration officers, kill one in Jigawa

How hoodlums attacked bus conveying passengers from rail station in Delta

Army buries Captain, 4 soldiers killed during terrorists’ attack in Bwari, Abuja

Police nab 2, recover cannabis worth N10m in Abuja

Suspected ritualists behead security man in Bayelsa

EFCC arrests22 suspected Internet fraudsters in Abuja

Curfew imposed as police officers, citizens die in Sierra Leone anti-government protests

Supreme Court under probe over alleged N2.2bn fraud

Federal and state roads: A governor’s lamentations

Phone etiquette (2): Stop saying ‘Sorry

WORKPLACE MENTAL HEALTH:Need for work-life balance for sustainable national development (2)

Owo Attack: Two more suspects nabbed in Ondo ‘ Army


Rescue Africa from Insecurity, Catholic Bishops Beg Foreign Forces

Driver Remanded for Attacking Toddler with Cutlass in Kwara

Anambra Govt Clears Air on Receipt of 13% Oil Derivative

Five NYSC Members to Repeat Service in Sokoto

Katsina NNPP Petitions INEC, Demands Arrest of APC Guber Candidate for Flouting Electoral Act

College of Education Staff Suspends Strike

Charges Stifles Flight Operations as KLM, Lufthansa, Emirates, Others Increase Airfares by 100%

Apapa Port: Stakeholders Decry Activities of Non-state Actors Against Presidential Taskforce

Stock Market Depreciates by N33bnonSelloffs in MTN Nigeria, 14 Others

AIB-N Boss Commends Improved Safety in Nigeria’s Airspace

Aviation Conference on Insurance, Finance in Cargo Freighting Holds

Daikin Opens First Brand Shop in Nigeria

Enhancing Aeronautical Services in Nigeria’s Airspace

EFG Hermes Concludes Advisory on EGP 750mFinancing Transaction for MARAKEZ

ExxonMobil-Seplat Deal: When a Regulator Misinterprets the Law

Charles Obi Nnanna: Creating Wealth from Waste

Afarmacco Boss Seeks Data-driven Practice to Boost Poultry Farming

How International Carriers Circumvent Nigerian Airlines with Visa Restriction

Parthian Partners IssuesN10bn Bond

Abiodun’s Giant Strides in Ogun

Agriculture and Education Take a Leap in Bayelsa

Qatar Aviation Services Joins Environmental Management System

Mobsters, Trump and invoking the 5th Amendment

Time to Rethink and Reset Aviation

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Z Flip4, Z Fold4 Smartphones in Nigeria



Why we cant remove Ayu now PDP

Im committed to better Nigeria anchored on youths development Obi

Muslim Muslim ticket irresponsible, reprehensible Kukah

Road to 2023: Muslim-Muslim ticket not ideal for APC Senator Arise

Road to 2023: Why threat to impeach Buharill fail Okafor, Reps member

PDPll win Plateau in 2023 Dabang, ex-APC chairman

Osun electoral commission to conduct LG election

Muslim Muslim ticket irresponsible, reprehensible Kukah

Why we cant remove Ayu now PDP

NFF writes FIFA, seeks postponement of election till January

EFCC anti-corruption Abuja marathon: Over 5000 runners jostle for N5m price money

Tyson Furys dad pressure champion to accept AJoshua fight

AITEO Cup: Tornadoes, Heartland semi-final clash holds in Ibadan

Jordan Nwora Foundation Elite Basketball Camp ends in Lagos

DTigers to present stronger team for World qualifiers Adamu

HiFL R-16 22: AAUA Luminaries, UNIMAID Desert Warriors bow out

Head of IGCs Ladies assures on exciting fun golf kitty

Qatar 2022: Morocco part ways with coach Halilhodzic

Dessers makes Serie A switch

MAN says counterfeit products threat to Nigerias economy

Customs intercepts N308m canabis, hands over suspects to NDLEA

NLNG denies involvement in illegal gas exportation

NSITF to launch call centre MD

Nigerias business environment limiting airlines growth Galadima, NAAPE boss

Capital inflows to banks rose by 109% in H1 2022 CBN

Tricycle union lauds Soludos approach to revenue drive in Anambra

Nigerian Shippers Council gets new governing board

Oando Plc to sustain creation of value for shareholders

Nigerias crude oil production averaged 1.183m b/d in July OPEC

Obasanjo, George raise concerns over state of affairs in Nigeria

Buhari meets relatives of abducted train passengers, assures safe return

FGll continue to deduct $418m Paris Club refund Malami

Ministers at loggerheads over 5% telecoms tax implementation

Ugwuanyi calls for justice in Ishi-Ozalla communal issue

Nigerias riddled with unfit, corrupt leaders, says UNDP report

Catholic group berates Lalong over attempt to drag Pope into politics

FG unveils plans for expected 1,130 stolen artefacts

Reps summon Emefiele, FIRS boss over subsidy payments

Terrorists creating parallel govt in Kaduna, El-Rufai cries to Buhari

Ahmed Bola Tinubu, history and politics

Is Peter Obi gaining from APC, PDPs arrogance

Buharis patriotic sentiments and failure of action

Spiro Agnew in the making

Insecurity: Our pains, their gains

ExxonMobil-Seplat deal: When regulator misinterprets law

Yabatech: Repositioning technological education

The brain drain in the health sector

Commonwealth Games: Dare, Onyalis magic wands

2023 Election: South East and the parable of the bandwagon

Insecurity: Benue braves the odds

Police nab 40 suspected kidnappers, robbers, recover arms

Terrorism and Buharis appeal for foreign help

120m African youths to watch Tiwas London show free live Stream

Have you ever heard about the fast-rising Nigerian-Mexican singer, Abjay Manana



Salvador alleges doctoring of delegates list, rejects Rhodes-Vivour’s emergence as Lagos LP guber candidate

Next president must be ready to reset Nigeria, says Adegbuyi

Millions of oppressed, dehumanised Nigerians are LP’s structure, says Obi

Igbo group rallies support for Tinubu in Kano, Damaturu

FCT Police rescue three suspected fraudsters from mob action

Why we overhauled Oyo’s security architecture, by Makinde

Oyo court jails sevenYahoo boys for Internet fraud

Northern caucus picks Ibrahim Gusau as next NFF president

Calabar Ladies’ secretary, Dan relishes eight years golfing experience

Two boxers to share N1.5m at GOtv Boxing Night 26

Iyene Essien, the making of an emerging golf star

The Gambia appointsAdedejias Scrabble Championship technical director

TotalEnergies to improve fire emergency response in Apapa

New app to revolutionise recruitment process

Nigerians have embraced non-interest banking

LCCI to expand Nigeria’s ICT sector with expo

Eterna records N4.1b gross profit

Port tasks team to commence night operation against extortions

Abiriba-Nwaka joins ADSTRAT BMC

Enough is enough: An audacious plea

Columbus and the new world: Hero or villain

Bringing Nigeria’s lion population back from extinction

The ‘Strange Liberators’ of Nigeria

Effective democratic governance promotes sustainable devernment, says Okowa

Rotary Club of Gbagada retools Lagos schools for enhanced learning

As bread price skyrockets

NAZAS accomplish 100 million target in zakat collection

Nigeria is third best nation at 19th UFAK WAC

We don’t have documents backing N6.7b fuel subsidy payment, CBN tells Reps

Two of a kind

Muslim/Muslim ticket: Moment of truth

ljoya Rumble competition holds at Teslim Balogun Stadiumtomorrow

That your child may be source of pride – Part 1



Making Money From Cloth Weaving

UN, NASS, NDLEA Seek Homegrown Solution To Drugs Abuse

Aisha Buhari Urges More Support For Breastfeeding Education

At Labour Party Summit: Obi, Datti-Ahmed Promise Prudent Use Of Public Funds

Why Federal Govt Won’t Interfere In Ekweremadu’s Case ‘AGF

Best Movie Scores Of 2022

Anxious Kenyans Await Next President After Tight Vote

Terrorists Creating Parallel Government In Kaduna ‘ El-Rufai

Governors Can’t Stop $418m Paris Club Payment To Consultants ‘ Malami

[EDITORIAL] Police Character Certificate Fee



Transfers, Nigerian stars and poor domestic calendar

Nigeria can overcome her challenges, says Buhari

Wike donates 5,000 capacity auditorium to NYSC

DHQ: 1,755 terrorists, family members surrendered in two weeks

KADUNA TRAIN KIDNAP: Why we won’t deploy lethal force to rescue train kidnap victims, by Buhari

Reps summon Emefiele, Nami; to probe NNPL’s 200 accounts

Govs’ve no basis to complain about $418m deduction from Paris Club refund ‘Malami

US extradites 3 Nigerians from the UK over $5m fraud

Population: ‘Nigeria’ll rank 3rd largest in the world by 2050

2023: Nigerians must question presidential candidates ‘Kukah

Telecoms Tariff: FG adamant on 5% hike in calls/data usage

MAN blames insecurity for battered investor confidence, stifling FX

Nigeria, others to gain from IFC’s $35m food security programme

TUC Crisis: Group advises against recognition of new leadership

AfDB to empower 20m farmers with staple crop seeds

Savouring health benefits of parboiled rice

Agric expert proffers solution to achieving zero hunger by 2030

Stakeholders harp on orange-fleshed sweet potato for baking

Badagry Port: Concessionaire promises 250,000 jobs, $54bn revenue

Foundation trains widows on water transfer printing

Kuda positions for expansion with major appointments

Insecurity: Senate, security chiefs seek way out

Sanwo-Olu: Governance of Lagos not trial and error

We didn’t rndorse Lalong as Tinubu/Shettima’s Campaign DG, says Plateau CAN Chair

Brazil against replaying Argentina World Cup qualifier

La Liga: Real ready to frustrate Barca’s all-star line-up

Serena’s looming retirement drives US Open ticket sales

Tennis: Kyrgios stuns Medvedev, Paul escapes Alcaraz in Montreal



Paris Club refund: FG exposes governors

Reps Deputy Speaker seeks deployment of more troops to Wase, Kanam

Mai Mala Buni chairs Blueprint lectures, awards August 16

Republic of Cameroon seeks AIB-N help on accident investigation

Nigeria’s non-oil revenue among world’s lowest ‘ Expert

Seplat seeks FG’s clarification on ExxonMobil acquisition deal

Cryptos could destroy Nigeria, other developing nations’ monetary sovereignty ‘ UNCTAD

We spent N70bn in 10 years financing agric, N70bn SMEs ‘ Jaiz Bank

Letter to ‘Abdallah

With IFAD intervention, rice, cassava would be affordable ‘ Ituma

University of Cambridge to return 116 stolen Benin artefacts

Sokoto 2023: Ubandoma coasting to victory

Fire guts House of Reps

Borno commences training of 200 administrative middle cadre officers

Consider journalists as frontline workers, Oyo NAWOJ tells govts

Oba of Benin appointsIguobaro spokesman

MNJTF presents medals to JTF Operation Hadin Kai troops

Owo Church massacre: Military confirms arrest of another 2 ISWAP commanders

Real Madrid star executes project in Nigeria

Society not fair to women, Enugu group laments

Bwari attack: Late Captain Samuel, 4 others buried amidst tears in Abuja

Buhari meets Kaduna train victims, reveals plans for remaining abductees

Crisis looms in Imo community over ‘imposition of monarch

2023: CAN, NSCIA sign peace pact

Why Nigeria can’t stop borrowing ‘ CBN

Education: Reverse enrollment quota to tertiary institutions, Yakubu urges FG

Group demands 50% of N70bn oil tax from Imo govt for road rehabilitation

Effective governance promotes sustainable development ‘ Okowa

CITAD rejects increase in excise duty on telecommunication services

NAMCON trains 4, 572 Kano residents on poultry farming

ASUU: Strike to save public education, JAF beckons NLC, TUC

Insecurity in Africa: Catholic bishops seek intervention



Traditional rulers vital to credible election ‘ INEC REC

10 effective ways of parenting the 21st-century child

7 ways to stay sexually pure despite pressure to give in

Igbos in Lagos APC pledge total support for Tinubu’s presidential ambition

5 reasons you should not make your favourite child obvious

634 corps members bow out of national service in Yobe

How to behave when you go for an online meeting

Journalists must seek self-development ‘ Yusuf Alli

Ebonyi APC chairman charges women to embark on door-to-door campaign

10 security measures you might need to survive in Nigeria

Every Nigerian should learn better ways to relax ‘ Ifiok Babatolu

Completion of 2022 hajj: Matters arising

Ashura: Night of blessings

Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Sultan, others celebrate centenarian cleric, Sheikh Abou

We’ve established 26 radio stations for propagation of Islam ‘ Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

126 beneficiaries share N23m zakat as NAZAS holds 2022 AGM

Declare Muharram 1 public holiday, NACOMYO urges incoming Ekiti gov

Ethiopian Airlines alert passengers on increasing activities of scammers

Yeye Asa to host 2nd edition of Indiana African Festival in Indianapolis August 20

NCPC boss honoured with Peace Ambassador Award

Rahimullah Haqqani: Afghan cleric killed by bomb hidden in artificial leg ‘ reports

Sierra Leone imposes nationwide curfew amid deadly anti-government protests

UK to send more rocket launcher systems to Ukraine

Kenya Election 2022: Media must not declare winner before us ‘ Kenya officials

France battles ‘monster’ wildfire near Bordeaux

Local stock market closes in red despite robust trade

Oando shareholders adopt resolutions, commend appointments of female directors

5 reasons you must always keep receipts of goods purchased

Stanbic IBTC promotes Africa-Chinese with Expo

CBN launches eNaira sensitisation fair in Nasarawa

Jaiz Bank balance sheet hits N300bn

U.S. gasoline prices fall below $4 for first time since March



33 years after, ex-teammates pay tributes to Okwaraji – Punch

Ademola Lookman joins Atalanta on 4-year deal – Peoples Daily

AITEO Cup: Tornadoes, Heartland semi-final clash holds in Ibadan – The Sun

Aiteo/FA Cup Round Up: Enugu Rangers, Enyimba Eliminated, Green Beret, Akwa United Progress – Peoples Daily

Antonio Brown Posts Graphic About ‘Biggest Regret’ Being Unable to See Himself Play – Bleacher Report

Athletic Trainer Chris Flores Arrested, Charged with Sexually Assaulting a Minor – Bleacher Report

AZ Alkmaar 7-0 Dundee Utd (agg 7-1): Visitors suffer equal worst Euro loss by Scottish side – BBC

Baltimore Ravens win NFL-record 21st consecutive preseason game – Yahoo

Boxing included in Nigeria University Games as NUGA, NBF sign partnership – Peoples Daily

Braves’ Max Fried Placed on 7-Day Concussion IL After Hard Fall vs. Mets – Bleacher Report

Brazil against replaying Argentina World Cup qualifier – New Telegraph

Browns’ Deshaun Watson Reportedly Willing to Accept 8-Game Suspension, $5M Fine – Bleacher Report

Calabar Ladies’ secretary, Dan relishes eight years golfing experience – Guardian

CCL: Eguma not thinking of Wydad threat – Punch

Chelsea will have to make world-record offer to sign Wesley Fofana – Yahoo

Commonwealth Games: Chioma Onyekwere, Amaechi win gold, bronze for Nigeria – Peoples Daily

Daniel Jones, Giants OL Called out on Twitter for Preseason Struggles vs. Patriots – Bleacher Report

Derek Jeter ‘The Captain’: Best Fan Tweets from Episode 7 of ESPN Documentary – Bleacher Report

Dessers makes Serie A switch – The Sun

Dolphins’ Stephen Ross Reportedly Plans to Change Successor to Daughter Jennifer – Bleacher Report

DTigers to present stronger team for World qualifiers Adamu – The Sun

EFCC anti-corruption Abuja marathon: Over 5000 runners jostle for N5m price money – The Sun

European Aquatics Championships: Great Britain win relay silver on opening night – BBC

Ex-Seahawks S Earl Thomas’ House Catches Fire in Texas – Bleacher Report

Exclusive: World Rugby hits back over concussion lawsuits and questions legal action – Yahoo

Falconets beat France in U-20 Women’s World Cup – Punch

FedEx St. Jude Classic 2022: Tony Finau’s Opening-Round 64 Praised by Fans on Twitter – Bleacher Report

FIFA confirms change to World Cup start date as Qatar’s fixture with Ecuador is brought forward – Yahoo

Former Knicks Star Jeremy Lin ‘Didn’t Like a Lot of the Side Effects of Linsanity – Bleacher Report

Four foreign elite runners register for Abuja International Marathon – Peoples Daily

Fulham Step Up Talks With Roma For Kluivert – Daily Independent

Golfer braced for new life after history-making first major win – CNN

Grim viewing for Dundee Utd fans – all seven AZ goals – BBC

Head of IGCs Ladies assures on exciting fun golf kitty – The Sun

HiFL R-16 22: AAUA Luminaries, UNIMAID Desert Warriors bow out – The Sun

I want to be in the box’: Sterling ready to sharpen Chelsea’s blunt attack – Yahoo

Impact Wrestling Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Analysis for August 11 – Bleacher Report

Iyene Essien, the making of an emerging golf star – Guardian

J.J. Spaun and Kim Si-woo share lead after first round of the FedEx St. Jude Championship – Yahoo

Jack Draper and Dan Evans set up potential Montreal final-four clash – Yahoo

Jack Draper reaches first Masters quarter-final after Gael Monfils retires hurt at Canadian Open – Yahoo

Jordan Nwora Foundation Elite Basketball Camp ends in Lagos – The Sun

Kostic expresses gratitude to Eintracht ahead of Juventus move – Yahoo

Kyrgios, Auger-Aliassime and Ruud advance through to quarter-finals at the Canadian Open – Yahoo

La Liga: Real ready to frustrate Barca’s all-star line-up – New Telegraph

Lauren Winfield-Hill stars as Oval Invincibles begin title defence with big win – Yahoo

Marshawn Lynch Arrest Video Shows Police Forcibly Removing Former NFL RB from Car – Bleacher Report

Mass withdrawals, walkovers rock Aiteo Cup – Punch

Mercurys Skylar Diggins-Smith to Miss Rest of Regular Season Due to Personal Reasons – Bleacher Report

Michigan State give Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo new 5-year, $31m contract – Yahoo

MLB Won’t Host ‘Field of Dreams’ Game in Iowa During 2023 Regular Season – Bleacher Report

Mortgaging the Future Comes Back to Haunt Golden Knights After Robin Lehner Injury – Bleacher Report

NBA announces the retirement of Bill Russell’s number six jersey league-wide – Yahoo

New Karu Football Academy emerges champions of AMAC Football Coaches Unity Tournament – Peoples Daily

NFF writes FIFA, seeks postponement of election till January – The Sun

Northern caucus picks Ibrahim Gusau as next NFF president – Guardian

O’Connor in at fly-half, Arnold and Foketi start for Australia against Pumas – Yahoo

Okereke happy to link up with Dessers – Punch

Patriots’ Matt Patricia Calls Offensive Plays in Preseason Opener vs. Giants – Bleacher Report