#NewsAroundNigeria 11/9/2014

11 Sep

Daily Times


Ebola: Jubilation in OAU, as Management Bars Liberian Students From Resumption

Change The School Curriculum, Education Policies to Enable Youths To Be Productive -Aliyu

FG To Increase 2,483MW To Nigeria’s Electricity in 2015

NBA, Councillors’ Forum Award Governor Dickson

Jonathan Will Not Interfer With Ongoing Investigation Against Sheriff

Niger Records N10BN Shortfall from Federation Account


We’re Administering Oyo With Human Face, Fear of God – Ajimobi

2015: Advise Politicians Against Frivolous Petitions, Uduaghan Challenges NBA

2015: Tinubu Backs Buhari as APC Presidential Candidate

Jonathan, PDP, Benefiting From Boko Haram- Mohammed

Only God Can Determine My Political Future, Says Fintiri

30,000 Polling Units, Not For Delta Alone, Says DSIEC Official


AFCON 2015: Super Eagles Still Looking For First Win

Ahmed Unveils Kwara Sport Submit Logo, Establish Empowerment Fund


Enugu Govt Approves N465m For SMEs

FG Okays N13bn For Agriculture

Jonathan Inuagurates Presidential Jobs Board


Delay In Passage Of NHIS Bill, Stalling Development Of Health Sector- Elumelu

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The Guardian

•Top Stories

‘Rivers won’t be in a hurry to reopen schools’

Fayemi charges Immigration on vigilance at state’s borders

Don wants mobile quarantine centres in Anambra

China and Nigeria: Standing on old understanding, opening new vistas

Publishers condemn introduction of 50% tariff, import duty on books

Fear of ‘sack’ grips Keshi

Pistorius ‘not guilty’ of murder, says judge

Why INEC gave more polling units to North, by Attahiru Jega

Govt insists on Sept 22 for resumption of schools

•National News

Ukraine promises to evacuate Nigerian students from crisis-ridden regions

Elumelu, others canvass set-up of six world class hospitals

Nigeria emerges new chair of CTO

Boko Haram: FG deploys 500 troops to north east

OAU Ebola suspect tests negative

Suspected South African woman with EVD detained at MMIA, whisked away

INEC clears 1.5 million voters for Adamawa governorship by-election

Gates Foundation commits $50 million to fight Ebola

Labour lauds FG’s inititiative, urges creation of sustainable jobs

Boko Haram under scrutiny over foreign fighters claim

•Business News

Govt mulls new reforms to boost private sector

Firm seeks $800m to execute Lekki Deep Seaport project

Africa will lead global economic growth in coming years, says Aig-Imoukhuede

SMEs laud Glo Xchange, see rise in revenue base

Insurance industry’s contribution to GDP drops to 0.6%

China stakes more interest in Nigeria’s oil, gas

Govt approves 66,402 mortgage refinancing applications for prequalification

NSE-ASI rises on modest gain as oscillation persists

Some firms may get reprieve over planned delistment

IFC stakes $17b on development projects in sub-Saharan Africa

•Sport News

You don’t have a team yet, Esin tells coach

Ebola scare: Eaglets to travel by road to Gabon

Eagles now walk tight rope, says Amadu

ITTF confirms Nigeria, others for World Cup

Sturridge’s injury could’ve been avoided, Rodgers maintains

Ribery insists no going back on retirement

Welbeck is a quality addition to my team, says Wenger

Nigeria league to restart Wednesday

‘Mikel is still performing’

Jet-lagged Zambia shocks Janza

•World News

Villain or victim: who is the real Oscar Pistorius?

Ebola threatening Liberia’s existence, minister admits

World ‘cannot watch IS evil spread’

Pro-Ukraine blogger flees Crimea after house raid

Afghan officials say US air strike kills 11 civilians

Scent of victory energises Scottish independence campaign

Taiwan, China reopen free trade talks amid protest

Sir John Franklin: Fabled Arctic ship found

Sir John Franklin: Fabled Arctic ship found

EU’s Juncker to unveil new European Commission

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Leadership Newspapers

•Top Stories

Local Hunters Kill 75 Insurgents In Adamawa

Ebola: Nigeria Looking At Local Remedies For Cure – NAFDAC

New Gas Price May Hike Electricity Tariff By N26

Jonathan Orders Removal Of #BringBackGoodluck2015 Banner

Candidates Records 74.3% Pass In NECO

Jega Justifies Distribution Of Additional 30,000 Polling Units


PDP Mocking Nuhu Ribadu – Kwankwaso

FG To Create 3m Jobs In 12 Months – Jonathan

Day 150 Of Chibok Girls Abduction: BBOG Continues Protest Today

Adamawa 2015: Only God Will Decide My Fate – Fintiri
Aliyu Sacks 178 Aides, Says Last Niger East By–Election Was Tough

Insecurity: Nigeria’ll Overcome Challenges – Wamakko


Mobil, Total, Others Push Market 0.04% High

Petroleum Tanker Drivers To Down Tools Over Bad Roads

NERC Establishes Dispute Resolution Mechanism For NESI

‘Customers Made 67m Interbank ATM Withdrawals In Dec 2013’

Redressing Challenges of Mining Gold in Nigeria

FG To Designate 6 Inland Container Depots As Ports Of Origin – Minister


Maigari For FIFA, CAF Meetings Next Week

Lack-lustre Super Eagles Held By Bafana Bafana

Suarez To Debut Against Real Madrid

34 Referees Arrive Iin Abuja Ahead Of FIFA Fitness Test

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Rebels release Fijian UN peacekeepers

⁠Arab states back US push against IS

⁠Boko Haram’s caliphate must not stand -BBOG

⁠Jonathan hails Cuba’s scholarships for Nigerians

⁠53% of Abuja rail project completed -Minister

⁠Lagos task force arrests woman for faking pregnancy

⁠Media reports on Maiduguri calculated to cause panic -Military

⁠FG targets 2,483MW renewable energy by 2015

⁠Kidnappings, robberies, my major challenges in Rivers – Ex-CP

⁠9/11: Americans commemorate 13th anniversary

•Featured Stories

Jonathan orders removal of offensive campaign banners
Fidelity, Skye, Heritage jostle to buy Enterprise Bank

Adamawa youths, vigilantes kill 80 fleeing insurgents

Teachers threaten strike over schools’ resumption date

Resign now, southern leaders’ group tells Jega


Agbonlahor extends Villa deal

Arbitration court snubs factional NFF

Cilic can lead new generation – Rusedski

Suarez set for Clasico debut


South-West PDP crisis deepens

APC stands no chance against Jonathan –Ezeife

My plan to defect, a mere rumour – Mimiko

Tinubu may back Buhari for APC presidential ticket

•Metro Plus

Police arraign man for rape

Rights groups demand prosecution of Poly student’s rapist

Police rescue fraudster from angry mob

Men on revenge mission kill church visitor


Spare the rod, develop mental capital

Foods for strong bones

Prevention is better than cure, do health check

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Ebola: South African National who Shows Symptoms Quarantined

Minister: FCTA Requires N200bn to Resettle Natives from Abuja City

Fake Professor Nabbed in Bid to Establish Private University

Presidency: Jonathan Did Not Take Modu Sheriff to Chad

Italian Prosecutors Probe CEO of ENI over $1.3bn Nigerian Oil Deal

FG to Grow Renewable Energy Contribution by 2,483MW in 2015

66,402 Applicants Subscribe to New Mortgage Refinancing Scheme

South African Judge Clears Pistorius of Murder

Maiduguri is Surrounded by Boko Haram, Borno Elders’ Forum Cries Out

Three Million Jobs to be Created as Jonathan Inaugurates Board

All Active Ebola Cases Discharged, Schools’ Resumption Remains Sept 22

Following Protests, Jonathan Orders Removal of ‘#BringBackJonathan2015’ Posters

Suntai: Taraba Exco Directs Assembly to Set up Medical Panel for His Removal

Reviewed Gas Price May Lead to Higher Electricity Tariffs

Actor Arrested over Ebola Hoax on Arik Air Flight

JTF Uncovers Stolen Crude Oil in Fetish Shrines in Delta, Bayelsa

Mark: I’ll Pursue State Creation with My Last Breath

Fashola Pays Condolence Visit to Dimgba Igwe’s Family

Jonathan Hails Igbinedion’s Accomplishments at 80

Dimgba Igwe: We Need Relevant Information to Track Killer Driver, Says FRSC

Lagos Asks FG to Include States, LG in Security Framework

Court Issues Bench Warrant against 7 LASU Students

Ukraine: Nigerian Students to Be Transferred to Safer Regions

Delta Grants Judiciary Financial Autonomy as Uduaghan Signs Bill

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Ebola: Wife of late doctor discharged

Missing couple found in Ogun DSS detention

NYSC speaks on N4,000 fee for printing call-up letters

War veterans ask Jonathan to declare for 2nd term

Retired soldiers threaten ‘guerilla warfare’ over non-payment of pension increment

FG insists on Sept 22 resumption date for schools

18-month-old infant tested negative to Ebola —Rivers Commissioner

JTF uncovers stolen crude in shrines, septic tanks

Don’t cede any inch of Nigerian territory to Boko Haram, regent urges FG

Debt profile: Fashola justifies N160bn state’s debt

NUPENG president gets honorary D.Sc degree

Kwara PDP chairman in court for contempt

‘Nigeria’s N1.3bn online monthly transactions driven by middle class’

Delta community gives NPDC 21-day ultimatum over amenities

5 allegedly missing in Ijaw, Itsekiri face-off

We are in full control of Mubi – DHQ

Police parade kidnappers of Akure-based journalist

Adamawa Guber Polls: We won’t be caught unawares – APC

Lokoja FMC boss vows to challenge suspension of 4 doctors

Auto Spare Parts Association may head to A-Court over election crisis

Support FG in fighting insurgency, other crimes, Iwuanyanwu pleads

Navy arrests five for alleged impersonation

#BringBackJonathan a mockery of #BringBackOurGirls – APC

Gridlock in Lagos as petrol tanker overturns

Edo PDP lawmakers, Ministry on warpath over alleged LG funds deduction

Outcry over repairs of Abakaliki-Afikpo expressway

Umana lauds Attah for advocating open contest

2014 Hajj: 502 pilgrims airlifted in Kano

APC calls for Kogi council boss’ impeachment

Onitsha GRA residents, contractor differ on job specifications

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