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March 18 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

March 18 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

NATION
*Fire razes 20 shops in Offa market
*New wage: Ekiti workers threaten strike
*Women empowerment capable of reducing poverty’
*‘No pupil died in Lagos blasts’
*Organisers postpone iREP Festival indefinitely
*Five-year-old stable as Senate, CAN seek probe of explosions
*NCC, DSS clamp down on illegal broad stations
*Nigeria lost N15tr to crude oil theft in four years, says report
*Supreme Court reserves ruling in Zamfara APC’s request for judgment review
*Gombe doctors embark on indefinite strike
*Abuja doctors begin strike amid new Coronavirus case
*Woman arrested for ‘killing’ ex-lover’s baby
*‘Create emirate for Sanusi in Kaduna’
*Speech-impaired jailed six months for stealing in Osun
*Two arraigned for open grazing
*12 suspected Internet Fraudsters held in Imo
*White House looking at sending ‘Americans cheques’
*I’m tired of my adulterous wife, man tells court
*Man jailed nine months for sexually abusing boy in Kano
*U.S. designates new ISIS leader global terrorist
*COVID-19: Govts ramp up new restrictions around the world
*Virus inflicts more pain on battered South African economy
*Flirting with disaster in Nigeria
*Osun policy change: No laugh, no cry
*FAQ on Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS)
*UK pension funds lose 5% of value in coronavirus scare
*Majek unveils Down2Music Foundation
*PenCom begins new Code of Corporate Governance
*Banished to Awe or awe?
*PRAI seeks correctional facilities audit
*Pension complaints and solutions
*Court adjourns firm’s N34m debt suit
*Argungu Festival: ‘Fed Govt to build local capacity’
*Orjiakor’s appeal on arrest order stalls N488m ‘debt’ case
*‘Skill acquisition a tool for fighting poverty’
*‘Make gradual entry into strong stocks ahead of H2 rebound’
*Rotary enlightens pupils on disease provention
*‘I want to be world music super star’
*EKSUTH seeks alternative funding
*Edo CP urges Nollywood on youth mentorship
*Making a success of online trucking
*U.S. group seeks support for women entrepreneurs
*Senator Abbo honoured
*StarTimes woos subscribers with online game
*Custodian Investment plans new capital raising
*Ultimate Love now on DStv Family
*‘Sanusi too hot to be on the throne’
*Firm unveils breakfast cereal
*Honour for six journalists tortured, jailed by Abacha
*Dayo: Secondus lacks capacity to lead PDP
*CBN bares teeth to end naira volatility
*Unilorin and the loss of innocence
*Explosion; World cost of ‘Cheaper China’
*Curbing the epidemic of rape
*Giving women a voice today
*We support local government autonomy
*Where is the teacher in delivering instruction?
*ASUU strike: Causualising the professorial chair
*Julius Berger to distribute 264m bonus shares, N3.63b to shareholders
*Regional security: how far can Southsouth governors go?

DAILY TRUST
*Foundation to empower 300 women in Zamfara
*Sokoto Energy Centre trains 200 women, youths
*Security expert faults Sokoto peace deal with bandits
*Anti-Amotekun protest rocks Ekiti
*‘I am tired of my wife’s adulterous attitude’
*Court orders former Lagos govt law officer to account for alleged illegal rent
*Hope not lost for autonomy-seeking Ekiti communities – Fayemi
*Man to court: Separate me from my wife before I kill her
*The money we gave Bose was for empowerment, not miracle – pastor says
*Gunmen kidnap daughters of late Director of Sports, demand N100m ransom
*Another Nigerian tests positive for coronavirus
*Buhari’s intervention timely — Edo APC
*Suswam proposes 2-day prison term for leaders
*I’ve learnt my lesson — Oshiomhole
*African Environment Day: How Wangari paved way for women in policy making
*FCMB to make more customers millionaires in promo
*9mobile outlines 2020 business growth strategies
*Why we trained youths in automobile engineering – NASENI
*Plateau religious leaders caution on social media content
*COVID-19: Hajj, Umrah operators decry exclusion in CBN’s N50b palliatives
*Kaduna Magistrate court snubs High Court in Odinkalu’s trial
*Bishop urges Christians to study Quran
*One killed in clash over control of garage in Ilorin
*MASSOB gives herdsmen 48 hours to vacate Enugu community
*Kano PDP holds ward congresses despite court order
*Constituency projects not gifts from legislators — ICPC
*Why I met Buhari — Gov Diri
*Supreme Court reserves ruling on Zamfara gov’ship review
*NSF Postponement: Edo Govt cancels 10 days break for schools
*Ighalo deserves Man United prize after long years of sacrifices -agent
*Diamond League postpones opening three track meets
*Women’s Premier League schedule changed in Nigeria
*Wonderkid Eze may leave QPR, Les Ferdinand admits
*Rohr: I will not ask NFF for a new contract
*Buhari postpones National Sports Festival over COVID-19 fears
*LMC mulls postponement of NPFL over coronavirus concerns
*Fire guts Gusau local government secretariat
*Daily Trust Director loses mother

VANGUARD
*Maritime stakeholders laud NIMASA’s new mgt
*Maintenance cost grounds waterfront patrol boats— Navy
*PCC, experts warn against road deficit
*Backlog of unpaid pensions, one of my worst pains — Ortom
*Backlog of unpaid pensions, one of my worst pains — Ortom
*MG Vowgas wins Local Content Award
*Gender equality: APM Terminals Apapa to employ more female staff
*Jos ICD: FG takes over Duncan Maritime Ventures’ N3.5bn investment
*Dangote fertilizer contractor staff quarantined
*CORONAVIRUS: Ammonium, steel leads import chart
*NCC, NASS to jointly tackle bottlenecks in telecom industry
*MTN empowers Lagos SMEs with business skills
*NIPOST’s performance now at lowest ebb — PMG
*How e-auction can boost economy
*Why we partner Actis on Rack Centre — Jagal
*COVID-19: Jumia, Reckitt Benckiser partner for affordable hygienic products to Africans
*Day Nigerians said no to social media bill

PUNCH
*Coronavirus infection: Nigeria’s third case attended UK summit with Canadian PM’s wife, says friend
*Oshiomhole resumes, APC lifts Shuaibu, Abdulkadir’s suspension
*Coronavirus: FG bars govt officials, workers from travelling abroad
*Tsav, experts disagree as police assign cops to ex-officers
*Ighalo may miss United’s end of season games
*Bent likens Ighalo to Cisse
*FG releases N20bn for East-West road project
*Reps threaten PPPRA boss with arrest
*Ogun community residents desert home over inspector’s death
*Athletes express disappointment, shock as Buhari postpones NSF
*Lawan seeks West Bank support for Nigeria
*Activist asks female lecturers to team up against sexual harassment
*Anambra shuts 12 private schools over strike
*Edo begins ‘operation show your building plan’
*Bandits kill popular twin brothers in Zamfara
*Rohr’s Eagles too defensive – Bonfrere
*Trabzonspor terminate Mikel’s contract after nine months

TELEGRAPH
*Resident doctors commence indefinite strike in Abuja
*Residents laud NDDC for fixing Niger Delta roads
*ICPC to track constituency projects in Niger Delta
*Drama in Senate as Suswam seeks 2 days in prison for leaders
*APC NWC lifts suspension on Shuiabu, Abdul-Kadir
*$22,7bn loan: S’East NASS caucus fights exclusion
*POLITICAL NOTES: Diaspora voting rights
*POLITRICKS: The omoluabi in Fayemi
*Report: Digital banking to grow by 54% in 4 years
*…threatens safe haven assets
*Keystone Bank partners LCCI on consultancy for MSMEs
*Labour lauds CBN’s 5-year policy thrust
*Covid-19: Dangote official quarantined
*Explosion: I spent three hours under rubble, says widow
*Gunmen kidnap two sisters, demand N100m
*You’re devil’s incarnate, judge tells man who defiled daughter
*Fire razes 23 shops in Kwara market
*Senate investigates Abule-Ado explosion

GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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