News Headlines Dec 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Atiku’s visa status confidential, says US official …advises politicians to embrace issue-based campaigns
Confusion as PDP presidential campaign council gets eight spokespersons
I was sending money to my father, not knowing he was dead –Toyin, daughter of guard who committed suicide at Ekiti secretariat
APGA faction asks Obiano to resign for endorsing Buhari
How nanny abducted two Lagos schoolchildren – Source
We sleep on bare floor, have no bathroom –Corps members at Niger NYSC camp
Diamond Bank gets CBN’s nod to operate as national bank
Imo governorship candidate vows to probe Okorocha
Lawyers shut courts, protest killing of Imo magistrate
Foreign bandits invade Sokoto LG, levy residents
Tax evaders will be jailed – Rivers govt
Widowhood won’t give you automatic ticket in APGA, Oye tells Bianca Ojukwu
I can’t take responsibility for Chibok girls’ abduction – Jonathan
2019 election: Eight Amosun’s aides resign
EFCC seeks permanent forfeiture of Bola Shagaya’s N1.9bn
I hadn’t made enough money before my arrest – Robbery suspect
2018 party primaries among the worst in Nigeria –INEC chairman
The best time to get pregnant (I)
Why minimum wage has been problematic in Nigeria – Onaiyekan
No salary for striking ASUU lecturers – FG
Robbery victim lures suspects into police net
Lebanese smuggling N940m out of Nigeria arrested
Customs shooting: Mum’s death still a dream, say children of slain trader
Survivor of Osogbo family killed by generator fumes dies
Son hacks father to death in Enugu
Truck driver remanded for beating VIO
Tax evaders will be jailed – Rivers govt
Investment in FGN savings bond below expectation – DMO
Private sector got N46.53tn from banks in nine months – NBS
IATA seeks support for open skies
US, Mexico, Canada sign new trade deal
AWCON final: Falcons battle Banyana Banyana for ninth title
Iwobi, Musa, Ighalo nominated for CAF award •Oshoala, Oparanozie make women’s list
I was told I couldn’t become an athlete because of my size – Amusan
I’ve achieved one of boxing’s best comebacks – Fury
CAF strips Cameroon of 2019 AFCON hosting rights
Wilder vows to knock out Fury at heavyweight title weigh-in
For me, it goes beyond just being good, one must be exceptional to get there –Forward, first-class graduate
Transparency, accountability will fix education sector – Stakeholders
Education critical to Nigeria’s development – Osinbajo
Some gays make passes at me for dressing like a woman –Bello Kreb
My son doesn’t see me as a serious musician –Omotola Jalade-Ekehinde
My baby mama loves me but doesn’t like my song –Terry G
My voice got better after plane crash –Kechi Okwuchi
Kunle Afolayan, Lanre Da Silva, Alex, laud Music and Fashion Runway show
Politics can never affect my acting career –Emeka Ike
NAFDAC destroys N3bn fake drugs in one year
Lagos traffic robberies: Hoodlums worsen motorists nightmare as Yuletide fever soars
With ongoing work, we face threat of eviction, can no longer fish, farm –Communities around Dangote Refinery
Rivers seven-storey building came down seconds after I stepped out to clean myself –Worker who lost brother in collapsed structure
Mixed reactions as Ajimobi introduces security levy in Oyo
Apple Music comes to Amazon’s Alexa devices
Girls, you can be a secondary virgin and be super (II)
At your own risk…
Five ways your marriage can make you live longer
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (II)
Six tips on shopping wisely in promo seasons
If you had the power, what would you like to change about your life’s journey?

The Nation

Rivers PDP, APC fight dirty over alleged illegal training of militia
20-year-old dies in Hotel Swimming Pool in Aba
Police kill 104 bandits, arrest 85 in Zamfara
Ooni to lead monarchs to culture pageant
2019: INEC raises alarm
Ex-President, U.S firm named in Atiku’s visa row
Metele massacre: Sack service chiefs now
Army rolls out new strategies to fight Boko Haram…as COAS conference ends
EFCC arrests Lebanese with $2m cash at Abuja airport
Murder of 20-year-old under-graduate that shook Bayelsa
Police begin recruitment of 10,000 constables
Wike may quit as Atiku’s South-South campaign coordinator
ASUU strike: FG begins implementation of no-work-no-pay rule in striking varsities
Land tussle: Court restores over 100 buildings to Ibadan residents
CAF Awards: Musa, Iwobi, Ighalo, Oshoala, Rohr nominated
France 2019: Cameroon claims Africa’s third ticket
Omeruo may benefit from FIFA loan system overhaul
Four Eagles Four Falcons make CAF best players list
Martins donates scholarships worth millions of dollars to Oshoala foundation
GOtv Boxing Night brings WBF title bout to Nigeria
La Liga ready to help Nigeria beyond football
FG begins no-work-no-pay in striking varsities
Buhari, Obaseki, others pay last tributes to late Chief Anenih
Buhari swears in commissioners in FCSC
NCC set to improve telecom broadband
Diageo partners UNITAR, Ministry of Transport on road safety
Ecobank upgrades banking application
100 resident doctors in LASUTH to donate blood
How to stop brain drain, suicide, others, by psychiatrists
Atiku goes to America
Presidential race in slow start
Domestic Flights: Travellers decry high price of air tickets
‘I intend to take technicians in Lagos to next level’
Don’t turn Akwa Ibom to war zone, church leaders warn politicians
Man drowns during friend’s birthday party in Aba
Protect LASU, VC charges alumni association
Gov Al-Makura approves dismissal of NASPOLY Rector, Registrar, Bursar
Money Laundering: Zamfara SUBEB boss jailed 41 years


CAF Strips Cameroon of Hosting 2019 Nations’ Cup
PDP Presidential Campaign Council Names Directorates, Spokespersons
CAN Dissolves Elders’ Forum
Diamond Gets CBN Approval on National Banking Licence
NERC Directs DisCos to Carry Out Customer Enumeration
Buhari Leaves for Poland to Attend Climate Change Conference
Victor Osimhen: Found a Home in Belgium
Wilder, Fury Put Unbeaten Records on the Line
Croatia Defeat France to Win Davis Cup Title
Banyana Banyana Coach Craves First AWCON Title at Falcons Expense
UBA Wins 2018 Nigeria Bankers Games Football Title
Rio Ferdinand Describes Drogba as His Toughest African Opponent
Nigerian Youngster Joins Leicester City
Buratai, Sadique Must Not Remain in Office
The Relevance of ‘Aso Oke’
Timing Is Poor, So What’s Good About TraderMoni?
Ade Bakare’s 25 years Retrospective Exhibition for Secondary School Students
Tee A, Lolo are Hosts of Monarch Experience Concert
Nigerian Youngster Joins Leicester City
ICRC Trains Journalists on Humanitarian Reporting
Jude Legemah: I Lost My Parents at a Young Age… I Had to Look for a Way to Survive
Regina Askia Puts Husband on the Spotlight
Ooni Tasks Nigerian Youth on National Responsibility
AY, Omoni Oboli Make Hollywood Debut
Tony Anenih: The End of an Era
Mo Abudu Enlivens Movie Fans with ‘Chief Daddy’

The Sun

New terror group takes over Sokoto community, imposes levies on residents
Don’t politicise religion in Nigeria
My man’s size matters – Queeneth Agbor
2019: We won’t miss Amosun, Okorocha’s political machinery — APC
2019: Wike resigns as PDP campaign zonal coordinator
EFCC seeks forfeiture of N3.3bn linked to Patience Jonathan, Bola Shagay
2019: We won’t miss Amosun, Okorocha’s political machinery — APC
Don’t turn A’ Ibom to war zone, Mbang, church leaders tell politicians Insecurity: EU, ECOWAS move to strengthen coordination
Okorocha suspends Accountant-General over delay in payment of salary
Bayelsa govt. moves against CP, Dickson to hold meeting with Buhari
Oyo 2019 guber race: Tradesmen, artisans drum support for US returnee, Ayorinde
Why Magnus Abe is fighting Amaechi – Amb. Oji Ngofa
Akume is a betrayer of Benue people – Waku
Nigerians are going through pains – Ekwueme
Igbo will shock APC in 2019 – Prof. Anya
2019: I’m concerned about re-uniting Kaduna – Ashiru
Afreximbank signs MoU with Russian firms on railway development
2019 Election: INEC warns political parties in Ondo State against inciting statements
Why I partnered StarTimes on Alagbara TV series -Oga Bello
Sound Sultan, others to promote agriculture through music at #UnitedNations4Food Music Concert
Singer, Mo’Cheddah reveals depression struggles
Doyin Amodu goes extra mile for ‘Imagination’
Nollywood all about gossip, envy, says Iyabo Ojo
Rekiya Yusuf to host Lolar Shon-Celebrities & Friends on The Runway
Revealed: Secret to Banky W, Adesua Etomi’s marriage
Why my family aborted our planned solidarity visit to the President
Nse Ntuen and his toilet-walk comedy
Between Damon and Pythia
Validity or otherwise of elevated judge continuing case at lower court (I)
Beware, you may be busy doing nothing
Jonathan and the Chibok girls affair
Kick against what can jeopardise your future, Salis tells students
Ortom raises fresh alarm over influx of herdsmen into Benue
Boko Haram: Buratai charges troops to take offensive posture
Sell ITunes Card online – Tunesloader Thrills as Alapa Omido, Agbonda get staff of office
Palanquin for scoundrels
Talking jazz with Olujazz
Igwe to capture 1,000 smiles for Maltina
New cab platform makes Enugu debut 25-year-old Chidinma Aaron emerges 42nd Miss Nigeria
Nigerians are going through pains – Ekwueme
As Iginla’s church celebrates
The need to rejig the war against insurgents
2019: We won’t miss Amosun, Okorocha’s political machinery — APC

Daily Trust

Three FUDMA students kidnapped in Katsina
How N2.1bn Released To State House Was Spent – Perm Sec
EFCC arrests Lebanese man with $2m at airport
…Recovers N1.9bn from Bola Shagaya
Ortom alerts on fresh influx of herders
2019: PDP names directorates, spokespersons for presidential campaign
Foundation calls for tenure for I-G
Ogun Chief of Staff resigns
Imo APC crisis: Buhari tasks warring parties to sheathe swords
Again UniJos disowns Plateau lawmaker’s cert.
Three FUDMA students kidnapped in Katsina
How N2.1bn Released To State House Was Spent – Perm Sec
Bleak future awaits children haunted by conflicts
INVESTIGATION: Damned by dams: How hydro-dams affect Niger communities
Investigation: Coal deposits for 10,000MW of electricity wasting in 28 sites
Is death actually sudden?
Breaking: I’ll remain in APC to fight injustice, support Buhari’s ‘re election -Marafa
Labourer gets 3 months in prison for stealing 5 bags of cement
Buhari alone can’t tackle Nigeria‘s problems – Rewane Adegbenro
Kano rally sets tone for Shekarau, Kwankwaso hot contest
Final showdown as Falcons battle Bayana Bayana in 2019 AWCON final
Tijani Babangida: I’ve capacity to reposition Association of Nigerian Professional Footballers
Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight
ANED scolds Obaseki over row with BEDC, insists DisCos on track
Dana Air will encourage best aviation practices
‘SMEs cut travel budget via BA’s loyalty programme’
Abaji v’chair’s corpse found 10 days after abduction
Group opens register for less privileged in Mararaba
NGO commences 1-year anti-malaria campaign in FCT
KILAF: Celebrating The African Language Film
Winning the war against Boko Haram
Impediment to decisive victory over Boko Haram
ICPC, NBC/DSO tango and matters arising
2019 Presidency: Salient issues before pitching a tent
US Consulate Replies FG Says Atiku’s American Visa Status is Confidential
Ukraine bans entry of 16-60 years of Russian adult men
Court delays trial of South Africa’s Zuma by 6 months
Editorial: Jigawa’s goat loan scheme
Multiple taxations threaten adequate telecom infrastructure, says NCC
Nigerian youth build technology solutions
Bobby Brown sues over Whitney Houston documentary footage
Why my first-ever concert focused on mental health – Di’Ja
Nigeria’s most followed celebs on social media

The Guardian

Buhari to Nigerians: Don’t politicise religion
AFRIMA 2018… Ghana’s day in the sun
Boko Haram: Buratai charges troops to take offensive posture
Epe did not enjoy special privilege under Ambode, say traditional rulers
Why buildings collapse in Nigeria, by society of engineers
Bola Shagaya may lose N1.9 billion as EFCC moves for final forfeiture
Kachikwu says falling oil prices pose danger to economy
EFCC nabs Lebanese with over $2m, other currencies at Abuja Airport
The Super Falcons – Best African women’s team Ever!
We won’t disappoint, Falcons assure Nigerians
Emir tasks FOSLA club for more glory after nationwide league’s slot
Wilder will ‘floor’ Tyson Fury, says Anthony Joshua
Okocha, Drogba added glamour to english premier league – Ferdinand
Thrills, glamour of WAUG-UniPort 2018
Acrimonious party primaries may affect 2019 polls, warns INEC boss
AFRIMA 2018… Ghana’s day in the sun
George Alaba… Naija DJ, who found love, fortune in Austria
Array of stars for 2018 Africa international music festival
Hero Fiesta lights up Onitsha
The place of kids in the car
Esther Ijewere wins social entrepreneur of the year award
Men as allies for women, and women as allies for men
Caring and generous?
AMC reinstates commitment to telling true African stories, grooming young talents
Corona pushes for real learning outside classrooms
Nigeria’s Ronke Bamisedun makes AABLA finalist
Face value versus brain value
Traumatising narratives of living with HIV/AIDS


AWCON: Banyana Banyana Can’t Upset Super Falcons
Universities:The Town-Gown Relationship
When Shall The Eagles Be Kings Of Africa Again?
Okorocha Suspends Accountant General, Orders Arrest Of Bank Managers
AWCON: Super Falcons, Banyana Banyana Set Accra On Fire
Okosisi: How Ekwueme Knocked Out K.O.
2019 Nations Cup: Why CAF Knocked Out Cameroon
Armed Group Emerges In Sokoto, Takes Over LGA, Arrests Herdsmen, Taxes Households
2019: Knocks Greet EFCC’s Move To Monitor Campaign Finance
Over 93 Countries In Talks With FG On Investing In Solid Minerals Sector
Ebi: We‘ll Spoil Banyana’s Fun
Balogun’s Super Eagles Spot Under Threat
The Future Starts Now (Part 2)
5:23 AMWhy I Disagree With Magnus Abe Over Rotimi Amaechi — Ambassador Oji Ngofa
Be By Ring Side To Watch Fury, Wilder Fight – Oboh Advises Joshua
Glory Dome And The Inglorious Religious Enterprise
The Only Crime I Have Committed Is Being A Woman —Anambra State Assembly Speaker
Armed group emerges in Sokoto, takes over LGA, arrests herdsmen, taxes households
2019: Knocks greet EFCC’s move to monitor campaign finance
We’ll prosecute top Nigerians in Malabu oil scam – Magu
Saraki labels Osinbajo’s market tours, sophisticated vote buying
Atiku and South-East negotiations
Nigerians’ lives devalued, cheapened under Buhari – Ezekwesili
Breaking: APGA breaks as AAPGA emerges
12-yr-old girl beheaded in Delta
Okorocha suspends Accountant General, orders arrest of bank managers
NEC dubs 2019 party primaries Nigeria’s most acrimoniou
2019: PDP’ll tell Oshiomhole who owns Delta at the right time – Senator Patrick Osakwe
AWCON: Banyana Banyana can’t upset Super Falcons
2019 Nations Cup: Why CAF knocked out Cameroon
Ebi: We‘ll spoil Banyana’s fun
Born to a teenage single mother
AFRIMA 2018: Davido, Tiwa Savage, 2Face, Kuami Eugene Shine in night of Glitz
Angelina Jolie, Pitt reach child custody agreement
Dressing to kill: Night African stars broke fashion books
Why Tiwa, Wizkid, others never suffer vocal cord damage like Tekno – Managemen
I don’t find dark guys attractive anymore — Toke Makinwa
Over 93 countries in talks with FG on investing in solid minerals sector
EFCC arrests Lebanese with $2 m at Abuja Airport
Edo State Poly holds maiden convocation, as 403 bag distinction
Smartphones will consume more than 21GB data per month by 2024 — Ericsson
WHO, Edo Govt commemorate 2018 World AIDS Day, task residents to test for status

New Telegraph

2019: Don’t politicise religion in Nigeriam –Buhari…says Christians, Muslims can ‘flourish’ together
Buhari attends climate change conference in Poland
2019: APC govs’ loyalists, legislators dump party
20-year-old dies inside hotel swimming pool in Aba
Guinness Lagos visit: Ferdinand tips Okocha as best from Nigeria, to meet fans today
Foundation wants STEAM to replace STEM education in Nigerian schools
A’IBOM HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY CRISIS: Ousted lawmakers should seek redress in court –Inuayen
JOA Foundation to assist Nigerians achieve academic excellence
Widows of soldiers killed by Boko Haram: We can’t feed our children, pay school fees
A’IBOM HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY CRISIS: Ousted lawmakers should seek redress in court –Inuayen
A’IBOM HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY CRISIS: PDP can’t stampede lawmakers who want to defect to APC –Eyiboh
Buhari, Obaseki, Wike, Igbinedion, others pay last tributes to Anenih
2019: Buhari, Atiku shop for fresh alliances
AWCON 2019: Falcons seek 9TH record title
YETUNDE BARNABAS: I DON’T BECOME RUDE TO Men who try to ask me out
Leadership failure responsible for soldiers’ killings –Buratai
Banditry: Zamfara govt dethrones 7 monarchs
Widows of soldiers killed by Boko Haram: We can’t feed our children, pay school fees
I embraced armed robbery after my husband abandoned me and gave me N1,000 –Angel
Police nab father, two sons over murder of another son
Poverty alleviation: Adebule, Chief Imam, others proffer solution
‘U.S. spent $50m to fight malaria scourge in Nigeria’
Lawmaker decries INEC preparation for 2019 polls
AWCON 2018: Cameroon picks third African World Cup slot
I need a girlfriend to be a better player –Joseph Imeh
Title my target with Plateau–Maikaba
Osun CJ, a legal icon, says Iwo monarch College head girl seeks N13m to treat leukaemia in India
U.S. Consulate: Atiku’s American visa status, confidential

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