News Headlines Dec 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
APC chair Oshiomhole attacks Obasanjo, Amosun, Okorocha
Fayose in road crash on Third Mainland Bridge
Nigeria’ll be delivered from oppression, says Oyedepo
EFCC charges NBA president, Usoro, with N1.4bn fraud
Reps probe NASS workers’ protests, labour strikes
2019: Gov Udom, PDP move to strengthen support base
Don’t grant Atiku visa, group tells US Mission
ADP picks OOU ex- accountant as Bankole’s running mate
There’ll be dire consequences for rigging 2019 polls –Orubebe
Hoodlums shoot at Ogun ADC campaign convoy
Teacher remanded in prison for defiling five-year-old pupil
Herdsmen collect N2.2m ransom from kidnapped Customs, NDLEA officers, others’ families
Hoodlums abduct lecturers, pregnant doctor in Ondo
Abductors free four Osun poly workers, demand ransom for others
Police arrest four for producing adulterated disinfectant in Lagos
Ex-convict, three others arrested for robbing trader
Coaches, athletes demand fairness as sports festival begins
PDP, Agbaje react to defection of Ambode’s commissioner
You can’t confirm or sack Police IG, Idris tells Senate
Leave Ambode out of my resignation – Wale Oluwo
The Police misunderstood me, Small Doctor explains arrest…
Fayose heads to Ibadan for PDP rally, after Lagos accident
Police recover bodies of 16 cops killed by Zamfara bandits
Release his body for burial, slain LASTMA officer’s family begs Police
APC crisis: Embrace peace, Oyegun tells members
MMA2 protest: Bi-Courtney pays workers placed on redundancy
CPS: FG makes National Identification Number mandatory for workers
OPEC: Nigeria under pressure to join oil output cuts
Airtel confirms plans to establish Payment Service Bank
115 firms seek to close 4.7 million metering gap
Broadband: NCC gives nod to new technology for coverage
Coaches, athletes demand fairness as sports festival begins
8,861 athletes, officials ready for festival –Dalung
Nasarawa athletes leave for Abuja today
Ekiti contingent travel to Abuja by night bus
Arsenal held by Man United in four-goal thriller
Liverpool fightback at Burnley to maintain unbeaten run
First baby born via womb transplant from dead donor
Editorial: Beyond the police wage increase
Taking the Buhari/Jubril story seriously
An account of a preemie’s battle for survival
Don’t politicise religion in Nigeria
Nigerians and the god of money

The Nation
Obasanjo inviting God’s anger, says Oshiomhole
PDP to INEC, security agents: don’t help APC to rig
Protest at U.S. Embassy over visa for Atiku
NNPC seeks investors on 10b barrels assets
EFCC charges NBA President Usoro with N1.4b fraud
‘Why kidnap attempt on Young Shall Grow Motors boss by Evans failed’Gunmen kidnap six Osun College of Tech workers
Magu: EFCC suspects 60% looted funds still in Nigeria
Oyegun seeks peace in ruling party
2019 Budget: Emergency FEC likely tomorrow
Ladoja’s supporters: we will remain in ADC
Senate approves disbursement of N338b to states, contractors
World leaders honour Bush at funeral
Minimum wage in face of falling oil prices
EKSG reverses all last minute appointments by Fayose
Sports Festival: Edo State contingent, bruised, battered, hopeful
8,861 athletes for Sports Festival
Man Utd fights back to draw with Arsenal
I promise you goals, Emenike tells A-League clubs
Anthony Joshua: I was a footballer as a child
Rewards coming, Pinnick hints Falcons
African Beach Soccer Competition: Coach lists 11 players for Nigeria
Why PDP can’t defeat APC, by Moghalu
Council raises campaign team for Sanwo-Olu, others
‘How peace can return to Akwa Ibom Assembly’
Firm deploys technology to deliver houses in 14 days
AMCON collaborates to recover N740b
Kachukwu, Baru, score NCDMB high on Content Act
Film screenings, workshops, boat ride, city tour excite ZUFF participants
‘Chief Daddy’: Dubai Tourism adds verve to glamorous premiere
ZUFF ’18: Spain, Nigeria, Cameroon express similar challenges for women creatives
Mental illness …. How to defeat the storm (Part 2)
‘Jobelyn can reverse stroke’
Street sweepers protest ‘salary delay, merger with LAWMA’
Four held for adulterating Dettol products
‘Past leaders were deceitful in handling Boko Haram, Niger Delta crisis’
Edgal to NURTW: don’t be used to disrupt 2019 poll
How legacy media can survive technological revolution
2019/2020 UTME registration begins January – JAMB
NYSC Lagos to provide 20,000 corps members for election
Polytechnic lecturers to go on strike from December 12
Osinbajo challenges lecturers, administrators on state of education

ThisDay
FG: Lagos-Ibadan Rail Line Ready by February 2019
Edo APC, PDP Trade Blame over Defacing of Campaign Billboards
Lobi, Rangers Through to Next Round of CAF Competitions
Balogun Lauds Brighton Fans after Win over C’Palace
Survey Reveals Sustained Confidence in Economy
Disquiet in Team Edo Camp as National Sports Festival Begins
AWCON Victory: Sponsors, State Govs Want to Host Super Falcons
Premiership: Wolves Come from One Goal Down to Shock Chelsea
Wigwe: Fintechs Will Transform Financial Services
FCMB Receives ISO 22301 Certification
Unity Bank Partners Jigawa on ‘Trader Moni’
FCMB Receives $3m 9mobile Debt
Mo Salah Emerges SuperSport Player of the Month
Over 200 Golfers for CBN Governor’s Cup
Kickboxing President Commends Army, Police
PDP’s Song of Federal Might is Misapplied in Akwa Ibom’
What are the Effects of Vote Buying on Nigeria’s Democratic Process?
‘Audu”s Political Family is Intact in Kogi’
‘You Don’t Put Prado Jeeps in the Budget and Expect Your Economy to Grow’
Ambode’s Commissioner Resigns, Endorses Agbaje
Nigerians Have no Alternative to Atiku, Says Senate Minority Leader
Obasanjo, Atiku May Incur God’s Anger, Says Oshiomhole
FCMB Receives $3m 9mobile Debt
Bargain Hunting in Bellwethers Sustains Market Recovery
Dealing with HIV
St. Racheal Pharma to Conduct Antibiotic Resistance Surveillance in Nigeria
11 Year-Old Esther Needs N9M to Treat Cerebral Palsy
Ailing Journalist, Osuji Seeks Urgent Financial Help
Pay Attention to Issues Affecting Women, Girls, Effa Tells Govt
NNPC, Chevron to Deworm 45,000 Children in Delta
Effective Way of Powering Nigerian Markets
700 electricity generating sets at the multipurpose Sura Shopping Complex on the busy Simpson Street… EDITORIAL: PRESIDENT BUHARI AND UNSIGNED BILLS

Daily Trust
The photo girl who opts for golf
… Says high turnout at Governor’s Cup proof of existing peace
At long last The President Cup tees off in Jos
Police charge son over Abuja bizman’s killing
Police foil attempt to attack ships, arrest two
Ogun guber ticket: You can’t be stronger than God and judiciary, Kashamu replies PDP
No plan for mass retirement of staff – NNPC
PHOTOS: State of sporting facilities ahead of NSF opening ceremony
I don’t run businesses in my office – Buhari’s wife reacts to Aisha villa story
Prepare for long strike action, ASUU tells members
NOUN students cry out over missing grades, allege extortion
Etsu Nupe announces new dates for Nupe Day celebration
Motorists, commuters groan as Okene-Lokoja federal road deteriorates
Investigation
Ogun guber: Two shot as suspected hoodlums attack ADC candidate’s convoy
60 percent of looted funds still hidden in Nigeria – Magu
We’ll prosecute people threatening peace in Kaduna – El-Rufai
2019: Atiku promises to revive economy if elected President
2019: APC committed to peaceful elections in Kaduna State – El-Rufai
The photo girl who opts for golf
… Says high turnout at Governor’s Cup proof of existing peace
At long last The President Cup tees off in Jos
Dangote Group wins two sustainability awards
Reps urges FG to pay subsidy arrears owed marketers to avoid fuel crisis
No worker will be sacked in NRC concession — MD
BREAKING: Fayose ‘receiving medical attention’ after auto accident in Lagos
Predicting the 2019 presidential election
Why we must salute our soldiers
Why Buhari must not sign Electoral Amendment Bill
Open letter to the SGF: Appointments into key commissions and agencies
Brazil: First baby born after deceased womb transplant
LIBERIA Electricity crisis: ‘About 60% of power stolen’
Bush funeral: World figures pay respect
Editorial: Pay hike for policemen
No plan to restrict access to social media, says FG
Soil pollution threatens food security in Nigeria – Prof. Raji

Vanguard

Delta Govt Steps Up Capacity For Top Civil Servants
N2.2bn Devt Funds: We’ve Uncovered New IRDC Accounts— Lori-Ogbebor
PANDEF TO FG: N-Delta’ll Resist Use Of ‘Federal Might’ In 2019 Polls
Intersociety Urges Vatican To Retrain Mbaka
IPOB Tackles Asari Dokubo Over Comments On Election Boycott
Lagos APC Crisis: Ambode’s Commissioner Resigns, Joins PDP
National Sports Festival: 8,861 Athletes Vie For Honours
Metele Attack: Women Mourn Fallen Soldiers, Sympathise With Families
Buhari: To Debate Or Not To Debate (2)
Preserving The Civil Service
12 Social Enterprises Share $2m Google Impact Challenge Prize
Law Practice Now In Era Of Fast-Food Advocacy — Layi Babatunde, SAN
el-Rufai Vows To Prosecute People Over Hate Speech
A’Ibom 2019: Udom, PDP Assuage Aggrieved Members
Zenith Bank Wins Best Institution In Sustainability Reporting
UNTH Salary Crisis Worsens As JOHESU Threatens Breakdown If…
RCCG Holy Ghost Congress Kicks Off
Oshiomhole bombs Obasanjo, Amosun, Okorocha
Nigeria to UN: perpetrators of heinous crimes have no hiding place in Nigeria
“No work, no pay” policy: Falana goofed, says Ngige
2019 Budget: Buhari convenes special FEC meeting Friday
Atiku Abubakar emerges opposition’s consensus candidate
Minimum Wage: No longer negotiations

The Sun
Consensus candidate: We’re not part of Atiku’s endorsement – GDPN
BREAKING: World leaders gather in Washington for Bush’s funeral service
God’ll punish Obasanjo, Atiku by February next year – Oshiomhole
2019 budget: Buhari to preside over Special FEC session Friday
Fayose survives auto crash on Third Mainland Bridge
We’ll get Diezani – Magu
Why Fintech’ll transform Africa’s financial services industry – Access Bank MD
Consensus candidate: We’re not part of Atiku’s endorsement – GDPN
Osun lawmaker condemns killing, abduction of 8 college staff, calls for probe
Reps urges FG to clear oil marketers’ N800bn debt
‘How we’ll vote in governorship, presidential elections’
ADC on rescue mission in Ogun
I don’t need godfather to become governor – Ogunbanjo
How I’ll run Ogun if elected – Paseda
In Ogun, election can go any way
PENGASSAN warns against sales of refineries
Central African Republic formally joins Afreximbank
$8.1bn repatriation: CBN, MTN agree to settle out of court
$800m lost to pipeline surveillance contract – NNPC
Abuja 2018: Okowa promises Team Delta N1 million per gold medal
Hazard agrees Real switch
Do well in sports, education to attend American universities
Falcons among world’s most accomplished teams – Pinnick
Mourinho plots Real Madrid return
My country Nigeria in trouble once again
Police on suicide mission?
APCON: Two sides of the coin
Constitutional validity or otherwise of an elevated judge continuing with part heard matters at the lower court (2)
The politics of a conquered people
Higher philosophy of Christian marriage (6)
A’Ibom Assembly crisis: Let peace reign
Aringiya: Festival with uncommon features
Glaucoma: How to avoid, survive loss of sight
PENGASSAN warns against sales of refineries
20 laboratories shut for operating below standard, says MLSCN
My country Nigeria in trouble once again
The need for Diaspora voting
Why mental disorder is on the rise, by experts
Playing politics with youth empowerment programmes
The rot in Nigerian public varsities
2019: Ugwuanyi and peace in Enugu

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