#NewsAroundNigeria 10/9/2014

10 Sep

Daily Times


Ondo Assembly Pass Bill On Cremation Of Ebola Bodies

States Development Not Commensurate With Heavy Allocation, Lamorde Fires Governors

Fintiri Visits Obasanjo’s Son In Hospital

Jonathan Orders Removal Of Offensive Bring Back Jonathan Signs

Five Men in Police Net For Allegedly Raping Poly Student In Delta

Delta Poly SUG Executives To Lose Certificates, NYSC Participation


APC’ll Ensure Good Governance – Gov Wamakko
You’re Not Sincere, PDP Tells Fayemi, Accuses Him Of Shady Deals

Tinubu Plotted AD’s Fall In The South West- Lagos AD Chairman

2015: PDP Councillors To Endorse Jonathan On Friday

’Rivers PDP Shall Not Zone Guber Ticket’

Afenifere Passes Vote of No Confidence on Jega, Kicks Against Creation of Additional Polling Units

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The Guardian

•Top Stories

20 police officers still missing after Boko Haram’s attack

Reps, Lagos may review schools’ resumption date over virus

Jonathan seeks ICAN’s support in move against tax evaders

IGP redeploys more CPs to command formations

APC flays Jonathan for ‘hobnobbing’ with alleged Boko Haram sponsor

Jonathan in Chad, tasks Africa on ICT

FAAN, police deny attack on American air marshal in Lagos

Nigeria now arms destination, presidential committee alerts

Biafran group chides Ohanaeze over members’ detention by police

Groups endorse Ahmed for second term

•National News

Belarus to partner Nigeria against insurgency

Sani Dangote appeals order freezing his accounts

Japan supports primary education in FCT with grants

Fintiri can’t re-contest in 2015, PDP insists

Micro, small, medium enterprises catalyst for development, says Amosun

Ondo Assembly passes cremation law

Ikimi, Oshiomhole’s aide differ on defection

 NSE’s market capitalisation slides further by N115b

Why power outage persists in Madugiri, environs

Ebola virus: Reps to re-examine school’s resumption date

•Business News

Healthcare International posts N2.76b gross premium, N107m profit in 2013.

Nigerian banks raise $3.9b from Eurobond

Terminal operators invest $925m on ports’ upgrade in eight years

‘Middle class bouys Nigeria’s e-commerce transactions’

ICT commissioners meet in Bayelsa over sector’s growth issues

NACCIMA reiterates support for auto policy

‘Economy generates 500,224 new jobs in six months’

UAE firm stakes $300m in Dangote Cement

NPA to pay govt N6.3b as operating surplus, says FRC

May&Baker plans offshore expansion

•Sport News

Eagles battle Bafana Bafana for survival

Uche brothers not in my plans, says Keshi

Maigari returns, denies receiving ‘stay away’ directive from Presidency

Organisers pick October for MTN African Patrons Polo tourney

Delta set to commission Okpomo Football House

Enugu reassures on commitment to sports development

Onigbinde: Don’t blame Eagles for loss to Congo

Michael Schumacher leaves hospital for recovery at home

Musa returns to Glass House, tells FIFA all is well

Egypt no longer dominates African table tennis, says Toriola

•World News

Sir John Franklin: Fabled Arctic ship found

EU’s Juncker to unveil new European Commission

Anger boils over in Indian Kashmir over flood rescue delay

China to launch second space lab in 2016: official

John Kerry anti-Islamic State tour starts in Iraq

Israel ‘coercing Africans to leave’

Hundreds die in India, Pakistan after heaviest rain in 50 years

MH17 crash: Dutch experts say numerous objects hit plane

Prince William ‘thrilled’ at Kate’s new pregnancy

Ukraine crisis: Rebels ‘free 1,200 captives’

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Leadership Newspapers

•Top Stories

I’m Eager To Return To Battle – Obasanjo’s Son

ISIS Offering Advice To Boko Haram – Report

Airtel Earns $1bn From Sale Of Mobile Towers

Ebola: Death Toll Rises To 2,296 – WHO

Sen Mantu’s Suit: Appeal Court Rules In Favour Of LEADERSHIP

I Was Robbed Of The People’s Mandate – David Umaru


Supreme Court Orders Unilorin To Release Student’s Result

Ebola: Reps To Review Sept 22 School Resumption Date

JAMB Begins Sale Of 2015 UTME Forms Sept 15

Auto Crash Claims 18 In Kebbi

Taraba 2015: Fresh Moves Afoot To Return Suntai To Office

Ebola: Kaduna Spends N116m On Thermometers, Workshop For Schools


‘Powerful Local, International Actors Behind Oil Theft’

Customs Seizes, Destroys 1,050 Cartons Of Frozen Fish

AMCON To Withdraw N143bn From Banks In 2014 – Afrinvest

Why Unoccupied Buildings Still Exist Despite Huge Housing Deficit

Turkish Airline Operation Will Boost Nigeria-Turkish Relations – Minister

Nigeria Creates 2.5m New Jobs In 2 Years


Nigeria Face South Africa In Must Win Game Today

Stay Away From Glass House – Danagogo Tells Maigari, Giwa

FIFA Warns More Hindrance Will Attract Sanction On Nigeria

Maigari Returns To Glasshouse As NFA Chairman

Keshi Joins Eagles In South Africa Today

Keshi Swallows Pride, Picks Uche For Bafana

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Kwankwaso And His Presidential Bid

Ascension Becomes Highest Selling Album in Nigeria

Glass Of Wine With Dinner Increases Life Span – Study

The President Nigerians Have Been Yearning For

We’ve Not Advised President On Issues Of Security, Corruption – Justice Mamman Nasir

Why We Passed Vote Of Confidence On Gov Shema – Speaker

EMAB Plaza: Still Not Business As Usual As Traders Recount Losses

‘Police Killed My Only Daughter, Now I Want Justice’

Celebrate Was Inspired By Mothers Around The World – Little P

Disability Not A Licence For Begging – Physically Challenged Welder

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The Punch Newspapers

In the news today :

* Reps want Sept 22 schools’ resumption date changed
* I’m eager to return to battlefield, says Obasanjo‬’s son
* Jonathan‬ under attack for visiting Chad with Sheriff‬
* Ebola‬: OAU student quarantined, confesses contact with Enemuo‬
* Washington Post blasts #Jonathan for campaign slogan
* AMCON shortlists seven potential buyers for Mainstreet Bank
* Ebola survivors lose accommodation, jobs ─ Lagos
* INEC‬, security agencies meet over Adamawa‬ election
* Residents find corpse of one-year-old in uncompleted building
* Ogun police arrest ‘witches’, others for N14.5m fraud
* Eagles‬ in survival battle

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Obasanjo’s Son Eager to Return to Warfront, Military Recaptures Bazza

APC, Falana Reproach Jonathan for Hobnobbing with Sheriff

Ebola: House to Re-examine Schools’ Resumption Date

Attack on US Air Marshal at Lagos Airport Yet to be Confirmed

Gwoza Attack: Less Than 20 Policemen Still Missing, Says IG

Nigerian Army Medical Corps Doctors Embark on Strike

Boko Haram: Nigeria’s Defence Budget Gulps $32.88bn, Says APC

31 Vessels Laden with Petrol, Commodities Berth at Lagos Ports

Aka Ikenga: Ihejirika Cannot Be Linked to Boko Haram

NEMA Provides Relief Materials for 12,000 IDPs in Borno Camps

Nigerian Graduate Who Advertised Himself at London Train Station Gets Job Offers

Security Committee Says October 11 Adamawa Governorship By-Election Stands

IG Redeploys 32 More Police Commissioners

Africa in Policy Dilemma, Says Ezekwesili

Military, BRT Clash: Lagos to Begin Tribunal of Inquiry

2015: Rivers PDP Dumps Zoning in Gubernatorial Elections

Army Recaptures Bazza from Boko Haram in Adamawa

Obasanjo’s Son Admitted at FMC Yola, In Good Condition

INEC Suspends Distribution of Voters Cards in Boko haram Controlled Areas

Monarch Flees as Boko Haram Attacks CDS’s Native Town

WHO: Ebola Spreads Exponentially in Liberia, Many More Cases Soon

U.S. Military to Set Up Field Hospital in Ebola-Stricken Liberia

Starwood Group to Open Five New Hotels in Nigeria

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Ebola scare at OAU as student evacuated to Lagos for screening

PDP crisis deepens as party moves to sanction BoT member

Tell Nigerians why you took Modu Sheriff to Chad, APC to Jonathan

Electoral materials Inspection: PDP, APC lawyers at each other’s throats

‘How peace can be achieved in Ugborodo’

Group mobilises 10m votes for Jonathan

Chibok girls: The buck stops on Jonathan’s table – Fashola

FG Staff in A’Ibom cry out over unpaid salaries

My administration created 1.2m jobs last year, says Jonathan

ICT has helped our insurance works — LASACO Assurance

Ebola: Ondo Assembly passes cremation bill into law

TUC, NUT kick against Sept 22 schools’ resumption date

Nigeria leaders place more premium on money rather than values – Fashola, Lamido

DPP, APC, LP members defect to PDP in Delta

Oyo PDP aspirants decry N15.5m expression of interest fee

My constituents forced me into senatorial race —Umeh

Orji Kalu at PDP Secretariat, says insurgency politically motivated

Bayelsa Assembly passes confidence vote on Dickson

Defection: I’ll not join issues with Gov’s aides— Ex-APC Chairman

2015: We stand behind Jonathan — Cattle Rearers

FG determined to ensure stable, affordable electricity supply —Nebo

TCN apologises to Maiduguri residents over power outage

Obiano donates N100m to Army for cantonment roads

MASSOB mourns Dimgba Igwe

Onuesoke faults Balarabe Musa on Boko Haram

BOKO HARAM: Allegation, attempt to demonise Ihejirika —AKA IKENGA

Cost of doing business in Nigerian ports no longer high — Sambo

Police arrest 4 for duping couple of N14.5m in Ogun

Group urges Idisi to run for NASS in 2015

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