News Headlines Nov 19, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 19, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

2019: Buhari, Atiku unveil plans as campaigns begin
Obasanjo sues journalist for N1bn over Bola Ige assassination claim
2019: Nigerian workers should bargain with N30,000 minimum wage – TMG
Kashamu emerges Ogun PDP gov candidate
Buhari, Atiku and the disaster ahead
Lagos-Ibadan road: 2021 completion date, disgraceful
Ekiti Muslims protest takeover of land by Fayose
Police hid me in toilet when Falana visited – Evans
Gunmen murder Abuja APC chieftain, injure wife, children
2019: Buhari, Atiku unveil plans as campaigns begin
Ondo police detain cops over missing vehicle in custody
SGF says APC’s victory in Kwara sweetest so far, PDP kicks
How to report your bank when displeased
2019: Nigerian workers should bargain with N30,000 minimum wage – TMG
Otedola’s endorsement of Sanwo-Olu shocks Bode George
Alleged N2.2bn fraud: Fayose’s trial begins today
$12m: How Presidency ordered Uzodinma’s probe
Gbenga Daniel, Rotimi Amaechi in campaign debate
SGF says APC’s victory in Kwara sweetest so far, PDP kicks
Residents lament slow pace of work on Ikorodu-Sagamu road
21-year-old woman kills her newborn baby in Enugu
Driver crushes disabled boy to death in Lagos
Man accuses Ogun F-SARS of brother’s unlawful arrest, detention
Ex-convict, one other arrested for traffic robbery
APGA presidential candidate says APC, PDP have nothing to offer
Ogun APC crisis: Dapo Abiodun rejects Amosun loyalists’ demands
Fresh crisis hits Plateau PDP over Useni’s running mate
Olawepo-Hashim picks Nwankwo as running mate
Buhari promises women 35% appointments, shuns restructuring
PDP has 70% chance of winning presidential poll —Bwacha
International men’s day and single men
FG in talks with Transnet for railway concession –Amaechi
Becoming a successful app entrepreneur (2)
Oil marketers decry subsidy debt payment’s delay
FG, states, LGs got over N6tn in nine months – FAAC
Nigerian Breweries lauds Eagles
UNILAG VC promises best NUGA Games
Injured Balogun out of Uganda friendly
Zambia eliminated from AFCON
AWCON: Banyana beat lacklustre Falcons 1-0
Schools begin battle in Dolphins Swimming League
It’s untrue that staph is sexually transmitted –Expert
Editorial: Lagos-Ibadan road: 2021 completion date, disgraceful
Conflicting anti-corruption signals!!
The rice importation claim
Exceptional arguments against the minimum wage

The Nation

My second term plans, by Buhari
Our role on Ayefele’s house reconstruction, by Oyo govt
Kwara Berlin Wall broken, says Lai Mohmmed
PDP kicks as APC wins by-election for House of Reps
Foreign investors, govt divest from banks
2019 poll: Anxiety in PDP as Atiku’s policy plan extends to second term
Buhari to politicians: don’t set Nigeria ablaze
Buhari not against true federalism, says Campaign Organisation
Buhari’s ‘Next Level’ big on promises, vague on policy, says Atiku
Aviation unions back proposed increase in passenger service charge
APC wins Katsina House of Rep by-election
APC wins Toro federal constituency
Buhari to politicians: Don’t set Nigeria ablaze, launches campaign manual
APC built Train stations in villages of PDP chieftains—Amaechi
PDP’s chances of winning Presidential Election high — Sen. Bwacha
NFF thanks Aiteo founder Benedict Peters
Balogun out of Nigeria, Uganda tie
International Friendly: 18-man Uganda squad arrives Nigeria
Nigeria 0-1 South Africa Banyana humbles Falcons in AWCON opener
Sanusi advises Flying Eagles on discipline, dedication
MUTUAL BENEFITS NATIONAL BADMINTON CHAMPIONSHIPS: Olufuwa dethrones Opeyori as Adesokan retains title
NFF thanks Aiteo after Eagles AFCON qualification
Ondo: One House, two Speakers
Akwa Ibom 2019: How influential is Obasanjo on voters?
Kwara North elders ask APC for deputy governor
Nigeria starts electronic offers in Q1 2019
Afreximbank, CDC Group sign $100m Master Risk Participation pact
KPMG, PwC others warn on Nigeria’s debt to revenue ratio
Obaseki gives disabled rapper Razaly N10m
Zuma Film Festival to kick off December 1, NFC promises
Runtown gets pet lion
NGO commences free medical care for Abia pensioners
FG urged to channel more funding to healthcare
Atiku again
VC: LASU mustn’t fall back into dark years
Mediation centre resolves 36,788 disputes
Council boss hails police/senior citizens’ forum
50 Abuja pupils tour Lagos
FG to raise funds from capital market to fund universities
2,100 Corps members commence orientation course in Kwara
Agency trains 500 Abuja residents in digital skills
One-chance drivers on the prowl
Expanding revenue base
Rotary member honoured at her book launch

NEITI: FG, States, LGs Shared N2.28tr in Third Quarter of 2018
2019: US Appeals to Politicians, Supporters to Shun Violence, Hate, Inciteful Speeches
Higher Food Prices Push Inflation to 11.28%
Shell: How We Have Supported Infrastructure Growth in Rivers
Don’t Abandon Fayose’s Projects, Gowon Tells Fayemi
2019 Presidency: Arthur Nwankwo is Olawepo-Hashim’s Running Mate
Kogi Govt to Pay Entitlements of Deceased Civil Servants
APC Wins Bauchi By-election
Ekiti Muslims Protest Alleged Takeover of Land by Fayose
You Don’t Need to Be Gov to Create Jobs, A’Ibom Tells APC
Road Carnage: Experts Call for Compulsory Travellers’ Insurance
Moody’s Highlights Benefits, Risks in China Loans to Nigeria, Others
Moghalu Plans N1trn Venture Capital Fund for Start-ups
Insurance Sector Weakest Link in Nigerian Economy’
Equities Market Sheds 0.44% on Losses by Bellwethers
NDLEA Seizes N241m Worth of Tramadol at Apapa Port
Somefun: Unity Bank Was Weighed Down by Legacy Debts
Saleh Emerges PHCCIMA President
Kwara by-election: My success, Victory for Kwarans, Says APC Candidate
Lai Mohammed’s ‘Off-record’ Gaffe
Portugal Hold Italy, Qualify for Nations League Semis

Daily Trust
Buhari launches campaign manual, says: Let’s not set Nigeria ablaze
Export council fires 4 aggrieved staff despite House of Reps resolutions
11 killed, 2 missing in Ogun boat mishap
4 INEC workers, corps member, 3-year-old die in accident
2015 polls’ funding: SERAP wants Saraki probed
2019: Kashamu replaces Shittu as Ogun PDP governorship candidate
Titi Abubakar: How I met my husband, Atiku
Atiku’s wife Titi replies critics, says ‘I married Atiku because of his integrity’
2019: USA cautions Nigerian politicians against hate speech, vote buying
INEC announces result of Kwara by-election as APC’s Ajuloopin emerge winner
Use PVCs, not prayers to elect good leaders, cleric advises Nigerians
SERAP to INEC: Probe Saraki, others or risk lawsuit
You’re usurping my role, APC legal adviser tells Oshiomhole
APC sweeps Katsina, Bauchi, Kwara by-elections
2018 AWCON: Falcons crumble as Bayana Bayana avenge Bafana’s draw
Stars on parade as Dala Hard Court Tennis main draw begins
2018 FCT Women League kicks-off today
Currency swap: CBN released N15.8bn in 3 months to Nigerian importers
The worst days are over – Unity Bank CEO
FG, others shared N2.28tr in 3rd quarter of 2018 – NEITI
FCTA plans 5,000 plots from new districts
Residents urged to demand for transparent governance
‘FCT students deserve bursary increase’
Benjamin the Donkey is laughing
Wishing Buhari dead?
Buhari loves even those who hate him
Africa’s Industrial Manifesto
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SOUTH AFRICA: Ramaphosa to repay campaign donation
France: Hundreds injured as fuel protests continue
Theresa May: Brexit won’t be easier if I’m ousted
Editorial: Alert on poisonous beans
As Political Campaigns Begin
The race to be first in 5G service
Massive security breach exposes 26m SMS messages
Globacom inaugurates iconic retail outlet on Allen Avenue, Lagos
Why N30,000 minimum wage is sacrosanct – Wabba
‘Improve national productivity to justify N30,000 minimum wage’
‘70% of workers in Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa in vulnerable employment’
‘Sniper in beans, a weapon of mass destruction’


California wildfire death toll at 71, more than 1,000 missing
Gbenga Daniel emerges Yoruba Man of The Year
No matter what, Nigeria must be saved from corruption ― Osinbajo
Fela Durotoye’s presidential campaign kicks off with social impact
Give priority to environmental challenges, NCE urges govt
Fayose’s trial: Group queries EFCC over Obanikoro, sons’ preferential treatment
No matter what, Nigeria must be saved from corruption ― Osinbajo
Kwara by-election result foretells brighter days ahead ― APC gov candidate
4 Kogi INEC staff, corps member, 3-year-old, die in accident
NCAC Int’l Expo opens today in Abuja
Kwara PDP rejects rep bye-election results
Kwara by-election: Gov, Lai Mohammed bicker over conduct
Security guard in court for allegedly stealing N2m
Court remands fake lawyer in prison custody in Jos
Court sentences sales boy to 8 months in prison stealing goods worth N6m
US State Department: No ‘final conclusion’ on Khashoggi killing
May sees ‘no alternative’ to her Brexit plan
Central African Republic extradites ex-militia leader ‘Rambo’ Yekatom
40 killed after attack on CAR refugee mission
Fintech: Flutterwave targets global businesses with ‘Rave’
World Prematurity Day: Expert identifies causes of premature babies’ deaths
NGO treats 2,500 sick people in Lokoja medical outreach
Expert decries high cases of diabetes in Ondo
Democracy kills
NSE proposes submission of financials by stockbroking firms
AfDB to invest US$40m equity in African economies
Cybercrime to cost businesses $2trn by 2019
Rates to decline on N397.72bn maturities
Lead as you go!
EDITORIAL: 2019 general election: As campaigns begin
Dr. Goodluck Jonathan at 61: Positive strides in the sands of time
Addressing open defecation
Rumbles, disquiet in nation’s IMC space, as political campaign begins
Livespot 360: A disruptor in Nigeria’s changing IMC space
I will be first Oyo female Governor in 2019 —Golohor, DPP candidate
Many young people lack determination to succeed against all odds —Professor Balogun
People should be allowed to elect their leaders —Ogah
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