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Headline February 6 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Headline February 6 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

NATION
*Lassa fever kills 41 in 19 states as Osun quarantines 76 suspected cases
*Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to spend $100 million on coronavirus
*Man remanded for alleged $4,500 love scam
*IGP files 16-count charges against Wadume, others
*How community policing will work, by IG
*I don’t love my husband anymore, woman tells court
*Policeman held for murder ‘commits suicide’ in custody
*Trial of ex-Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji stalled
*Killings: Gbajabiamila, others worried over foreign influence
*17-year-old housewife ‘stabs husband to death’ in Katsina
*‘Economy needs solution to youth employment’
*Dabiri-Erewa: states to play vital role for Nigeria to harness diaspora resources
*Chopper shot, 250 killed in police, bandits forest battle
*Okada ban: 34 held as police, cyclists clash in Lagos
*FEC approves N74.8b projects for Works, Education
*U.S. gives Nigeria N14b aid to address humanitarian crisis
*Badagry residents want palliative measures
*‘Ban will cripple cargo clearance’
*Court remands man for placing policeman in chokehold
*Nigerians to be barred from owning more than three SIM cards
*Two pupils killed as water tank falls in Anambra school
*Two more kidnap suspects arraigned in Adamawa
*Commuters seek more BRT buses
*Newly-inducted LASTMA officers urged to shun corruption
*Reducing preventable deaths from cancer
*One feared killed as policeman chases motorcyclist
*Police rescue 26 kidnapped in Katsina
*Standard Bank, Netcare promote tech startups
*‘Herdsmen’ hack three policemen to death in Delta
*N936 million lost in another Lagos fire
*Unity Bank, farmers partner to boost cashew export
*Agba urges students, youths to plan future dreams
*CBN’s report shows 34-month expansion in manufacturing
*N5.7b SURE-P fund: Court adjourns Shema’s case till March 26
*NACCIMA, Customs strengthen collaboration to drive growth
*Centre to check LUTH’s capacity to conduct Coronavirus tests
*‘Fed Govt committed to 70% broadband penetration’
*National gas transportation network code for launch
*FHA accounts unaudited for 16 years
*Nigeria to end fish importation in 2022
*Why cultism is on decline in UNIZIK, by don
*Senate invites nine ministers over Buhari’s $22.7b loan request
*Firm raises $71m to support startups
*Shun social vices, VC cautions students
*NARTO gets new executives
*Fed Govt eyes mining as alternative GDP booster
*‘Lassa Fever outbreak may worsen insecurity, economy
*Reps to recover NEXIM’s N13b trapped in Heritage Bank
*AAUA SU election holds Saturday
*UNIUYO Alumni: better days for ex-students
*AAUA introduces ‘Students empowerment scheme’
*Abide by ethics, facts, HOD tells campus journalists
*Don to Fed Govt: Adopt mathematical modelling for census
*Anti-Buhari article: Court adjourns CAMPUSLIFE journalist trial to Feb. 24
*Jumbo gifts for teachers, others at Edu District I
*JABU honours Oyetola, Makinde at 10th Convocation
*NAYA to youths: your future is now, take it back
*’Be good ambassadors of the school’
*UNICAL final year student who commits suicide
*Pan-Atlantic University trains journalists
*Uncertainty as OPEC may cut 500,000bpd
*African energy ministers for NIPS 2020
*School Games to produce pupils for world stage
*DPR automates downstream operation
*Driving oil, gas industry with digital technology
*‘How school’s scholarship scheme lifted poor pupils’
*Ikeja Electric cuts losses, improves supply
*VP bows out amid fanfare
*How 7.5 % VAT will affect power sector
*N200b inventory of unsold goods unsettles manufacturers
*‘Nigeria will triumph over insecurity’
*Sokoto spends N19b on classroom construction, renovation
*Former SDP National Organising Secretary joins APC
*PDP commends Southwest governors on Amotekun
*57 graduate with First Class in FUT Minna
*Agbaje can’t teach Sanwo-Olu planning, says Lagos APC
*‘Unity Forum has not endorsed Akeredolu for second term’
*Those who come to equity
*Okada ban: Lagos must be resolute
*Can Nigerian varsities drive development?
*Buhari, service chiefs and political advisers
*Ban on Nigerians traveling to the USA
*Maryam Sanda, a child with a child
*Making asset disclosure a public document
*Bandits taking over the FCT?
*Coronavirus and global economy
*U.S. travel ban: The ‘wage of inaction’
*Ganging up against estimated billing
*Mutilation: Ending the cutting tradition

DAILY TRUST
*Secondary school student, one other killed as okada riders, police clash in Lagos
*Banned Lagos okada, keke riders not welcome in Ogun, says Gov Abiodun
*No going back on okada, keke restrictions – Sanwo-Olu
*Man remanded for allegedly stealing motorcycle
*Coronavirus: Journalists arraigned for inciting disturbance in hospital
*Insecurity: Abuja youths advocate security trust fund
*Female lawyers sensitise Mabushi women on ACJA
*One injured in Abuja auto crash
*Ministerial task team partners property owners on traffic
*Inflammatory utterances: Yari quizzed at Force Hqtrs Abuja
*Mikel responds to racist abuse in Turkey
*Adeyeye, Olujimi bicker over request for verdict review
*Why Kano Assembly leader was impeached
*Disquiet over vacant APC national secretary’s position
*PDP begins preparation for states, zonal congresses
*We’re doing our best to attract projects to our people — Ekweremadu
*PDP, APC clash over Okada, Keke ban in Lagos

LEADERSHIP
*Declare State Of Emergency Now, NSCIA Tells PMB
*ASUU Mobilises For Nationwide Strike
*I Took Pay Cut To Secure Man Utd Move – Ighalo
*Para-Powerlifting World Cup Kicks Off In Abuja
*State Of The Union: Five Takeaways From Trump’s Speech
*Adamu’s Strategic Plan And The Challenges Ahead
*s House Leadership Bares Fangs Over Crisis In Minority Caucus
*Restoring Sanity In Local Govt Administration
*2020 Budget: Workers To Monitor Govt Spending– NLC
*Coronavirus: FG On Red Alert,Warns Against Stigmatisation
*ongresses: PDP Begins Sale Of Forms
*Sex-for-marks: OAU Suspends Another Lecturer
* Nigerian Govt Expecting Ibori, Alamieyeseigha, Diezani, Aluko Loots – Malami

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*Why are Nigerians living in denial?
*Much ado about Okada ban
*Kirk Douglas, ‘Spartacus’ Actor Dies Aged 103
*The Pillars Of Crime In Nigeria
*Shootings Rock Diocese Of Mbamili Cathedral Church
*IPMAN Laments Long Closure Of NNPC Depot In Enugu
*FG’s Refusal To Honour Agreement: Prepare For Strike, ASUU Tells Members
*Northern Groups Launch Arewa Version Of Amotekun
*Police File Terrorism Charges Against Wadume, Army Captain, Others
*Insecurity: You Aren’t Doing Enough, Gbajabiamila Tells IGP, Service Chiefs

PUNCH
*Northern groups unveil Operation Shege ka fasa, symbol in Kaduna
*Okada ban: Schoolgirl shot, LASTMA, police vehicles destroyed
*Subscribers may be restricted to three phone lines
*Okada ban will not solve Sanwo-Olu’s problem
*Tackle Boko Haram, bandits, not Kanu parents’ burial –IPOB
*Inspector detained for murder hangs self in Lagos
*Racism: Mikel in tears after family abuse…calls for racists’ ban from stadiums
*Son flees after stabbing parents to death in Lagos
*Insecurity: CAN, NSCIA clash, US asks FG to protect Nigerians
*Northern groups unveil Operation Shege ka fasa, symbol in Kaduna
*Okada ban: Schoolgirl shot, LASTMA, police vehicles destroyed
*OAU hands over lecturer to police for sexually harassing student
*We killed 250 Ansaru terrorists in Kaduna forest –Police
*Church guard defiles five-year-old girl
*We’ll pay N30,500 minimum wage – Ogun govt
*Olubadan talks tough, warns Ibadan controversial monarchs
*Subscribers may be restricted to three phone lines
*Contract termination: Bike technician sues eatery for 20m

THISDAY
*Delta Approves Harmonised Pensions, Saves N95.8bn
*Another OAU Lecturer Suspended for Alleged Sexual Assault
*N’Assembly Begins Consultation with Executive over PIB
*PDP Berates Buhari for Classifying Killings
*Why Police Inspector Committed Suicide in Lagos, Says PPRO
*Senate Wades into Kogi Communal Clashes
*Senate Names Eight Ministries Delaying Approval of $22 96bn Loan
*Korean Companies to Flood Nigeria as FG Settles SHIN, LADOL Dispute
*Order Paper Hosts Panel on Extractive Industries’ Transparency
*Allegations of Gross Misconduct Laughable, Oyo ALGON Replies Assembly
*FG Targets 70% Broadband Penetration by 2025
*Notore Posts N8.2bn Revenue, N2.04bn Operating Profit in Q1
*Coronavirus: 65 Nigerians Stranded in Chinese City
*Harnessing Dual SIM for eSIM Opportunities
*Adhere to Administrative Laws, FG Tells NITDA Governing Board
*‘Galaxy Backbone Will Drive Digital Inclusion’

TELEGRAPH
*Ogun to pay workers N30,500 new wage
*Oyetola releases N550m for retirees’ entitlements, gratuities
*Ondo retirees laud Akeredolu’s 33.4% pension increase
*Olubadan to elevated chiefs: You are ‘Shoprite’ crown-wearing Obas
*Akeredolu’s style of governance alien to Ondo people – Olanusi
*Nigeria must act decisively on insurgency war – Ndume
*Diaspora group lauds Buhari’s efforts towards national peace, stability
*Anambra 2021: Soludo and APGA’s fate
*Ghana raises $3bn in Eurobond
*Unity Bank partners cashew farmers to boost production
*Nigeria’s domain name recorded slow growth in 2019
*Hard times: Accommodation seekers opt for smaller apartments
*Okada ban: Schoolgirl, policeman killed in task force, riders’ clash
*Group launches northern version of Amotekun
*Fire destroys houses, other valuables in Sokoto
*Gunmen kill three policemen in Delta
*Trader tortures niece with horsewhip, fingernails
*Policeman, doctors clash in Ebonyi over baby’s death

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GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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