News Headlines Dec 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
NASS, PDP, SANs kick as Buhari declines assent to electoral bill again
Why I didn’t resign when president reinstated Usman as NHIS boss –Adewole
NYSC sanctions Davido for violating service rules
Obasanjo: Stop insulting Nigerian leaders, Secondus warns Oshiomhole
My wedding Night… With… Sola Fosudo
Before Stardom With… Tosin Olaniyan
Man has sex with pregnant goat
Satanic Christmas decoration erected in front of building
ASUU strike: Anambra varsity lecturer disguises as Spiderman to teach students
What happened to me in 2015 cannot happen in 2019 – Ihedioha
Imo community protests neglect by oil companies
Consult Nigerians during budget preparation, group urges govt
Group partners INEC to empower 600 women on voting
Atiku’s restructuring plan not clear – Umeh
Revenue sharing: Bayelsa advocates more money for states than FG
We killed Rivers cult members but didn’t behead them – Army
Boko Haram attacks UNICEF clinic, others
Police await autopsy on woman killed, buried in shallow grave by lover
I got into media by accident –Eugenia Abu
Imo APC backs Oshiomhole on governorship candidate
Father Mbaka slams critics, says God deserves money
Ekiti pupil hacks schoolmate to death after juju contest
I only robbed Yahoo boys, not innocent people – Suspect
Confusion as Lagos security guard electrocutes self
Customs officers kill motorcyclist while chasing smugglers
Nigerian consulate busts passport racketeers in South Africa
Man jailed seven years for trafficking teenager to Mali
Abductors free Osun poly workers after collecting N4m ransom
Fire guts Forte Oil station at Lagos airport
There won’t be cabal in my govt, Atiku assures CUPP
Crisis: There’ll be no sacred cow in our party, says APC
2019 presidential poll result may take five days to announce –Investigation
FEC okays N8.73tn 2019 budget estimates
Nigerian firm, WAPCo to supply gas to Togo
FG reopens Ijora/Apapa Bridge five months after
Okomu oil to explore ways to cushion profit flight shock
Firm unveils marketplace for cars
XEROX boss, others inducted as IOD fellows
Orange Drugs boss becomes Tinubu’s neighbour
2019: Anambra prophet faults Mbaka on Atiku, Obi
Bullies almost made me drop out of school –Cobhams Asuquo
Why I didn’t resign when president reinstated Usman as NHIS boss –Adewole
I got into media by accident –Eugenia Abu
My success surprises people who knew I was a rascal as a child – Brig. Gen. Ayeni (Retd.)
Labour pains ceased when dogs chased us on our way to hospital –Olaifa
Benue security crisis: I was shocked about allegations of killing people – Gov ex-adviser, Tarshaku
We have no excuses, we need points – Mourinho
Sanchez returns to Chile for rehab
NSF: Toriola disqualified, reinstated after dual registration
More stars for African Legends match in Lagos
Edo ready to host 2020 sports festival – Obaseki
Congo Brazzaville emerges as candidate to host 2019 AFCON
My mum beat me so much I thought she adopted me –Mc Lively
Posting picture of my new house was not to show off –African China
I may lose my balance if I reduce my hair –TY Bello
How Orezi shut down Delta state
I didn’t copy Mudi Africa’s design –Kunle Afolayan
For advising me to join the military, my mother slapped an uncle –Gentle Jack
The best time to get pregnant (II)
‘Go for fruit juice when you miss breakfast’
Winning our wives’ trust tougher than risking death–Trailer, tanker drivers
UNILAG medical students reject electricity fee, decry poor hostel facilities
I’m dying, I need N8.5m for surgery, skin cancer patient cries out
Nigeria’s out-of-school children now target of traffickers, survive as hawkers, beggars
Impeachment: Lawmakers and the culture of brazen impunity
Olaniyi liked listening to people’s challenges and offering counsel –Neighbour of Oscotech worker killed by kidnappers
It shouldn’t be a tag!
Girls, you can be a secondary virgin and be super (III)
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (III)
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (II)

The Nation

Electoral bill: I DECLINED ASSENT TO SAVE 2019 POLLS –Buhari
Baba Sala, veteran Yoruba comedian, buried in Ilesa amid tears
FG to float People’s Money Bank next year, says Osinbajo
Oyetola’s intervention secures release of Osun college kidnap victims
Ogun PDP crisis deepens
My grey beard is a brand god himself gave me – Veteran actor Jibola Dabo
AIB releases first international aircraft investigation report in Sao Tome
2019: Atiku promises all-inclusive govt
UNILORIN attributes student’s death to drug use
$7bn banks bailout: Group charges CBN to investigate ‘free money’ claims
Gani Fawehinmi integrity awards holds in Lagos on Monday
Buhari may present 2019 budget to NASS next week
Buhari to state governments: Don’t make things difficult for miners
N6.3bn fraud: ‘Lalong, Jang security fund expenditures similar’
We don’t need foreign agencies to fight HIV – Aisha Buhari
Row over N11m scholarship fund at UNN
Idahosa varsity gets JUPEB’s full affiliation status
31 make First Class at AAUA
Ending discrimination against the physically challenged
Graduates of private varsities are pacesetters
LASPOTECH gets licence for radio station
Silent victims of ASUU strike
Team Rivers threatens to boycott Festival
NNL boss Olopade dares Pinnick, NFF over Congress’ decisions
Buhari flags off Anti-Corruption Half Marathon Monday
Scorpion vows to retire Nurudeen
Obaseki charges contingent to restore Edo’s glory
Sports Festival: NSF: Mgt Company throws out ambush advertisers
Falcons Await Opponents Drop One Point in FIFA Ranking
Electoral Act: PDP campaign urges N/Assembly to override Buhari
Buhari congratulates new Emir of Nasarawa, Jibrin
Women advocate for accountability for good governance
Heineken showcases Africanism
SPAR gets 14th store
Man accuses Pastor of breaking his marriage
Rukayat Gawat: My mission as an Islamic musician
Bam Bam, Teddy A, others star in new movie, ‘No Budget’
Eight-year-old singer hopes to work with Wizkid, Davido
‘Lagos in tune with HIV/AIDS fight’
Group lauds HIV\AIDS self-testing programme
Sanitary officers urged to do more
Fr. Mbaka as imperious and doctrinaire as ever
Garlands for a tolerant statesman
Siblings convicted for murder get nod for re-trial after 23 years
Trafficker bags 37 years for importing cocaine
Woman faces N1.7m theft charge
Police arraign two men for being members of “Eiye confraternity”
State of regulatory, policies for Africa’s online media
‘Africa’s economic growth driven by large infrastructure developments’
NDDF 2018: States, experts plan long-term development for Niger Delta
Preserving Akwa Ibom’s growth, prosperity


Why Buhari Declined Assent to Electoral Amendment Bill
To Stabilise Oil Market, OPEC, Allies Agree to Cut Output by 1.2mbd
FEC Approves 2019 Budget Proposals
Mercedes-Benz Grows
Kia Offers High Discounts Ahead of Festive Season
Hyundai Free Service Camp Gets Underway
Buhari, Ministers and the Next Leve
ICPC and Nigeria’s Digital Switch Over
Fidelity Bank Awards Scholarship to Indigent Coding Prodigy
Goge Africa Targets Tourism Boost in Latest Rebranding
AFAR Elects Chairman of Governing Council, Others
Capri-Sonne Promises Fun With Beach Ball Promo
Vogue Pay Shines at World Quality Award
GTBank Launches Platform for Shoppers
Itel Mobile Concludes S13 Nationwide Campus Tour
Developed Launches Innovative Printing Solutions
Refusal to Sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill, Invitation to Anarchy, Says CUPP
Buhari Will Not Support Illegal Use of Security Agencies in Akwa Ibom, Says APC Candidate

The Sun

Political endorsement: Mbaka dares Catholic Church
PDP: Atiku, Saraki, Dogara, 7 govs hold talks with Wike ahead of South South campaign
Ribadu bags global anti-corruption award
I’m not a lesbian but I enjoy their gifts – Chilly B, actress
Ex-Generals’ plot against Buhari is treason – Moh’d Lawal
2019: Gang-up against Buhari is criminal – Keyamo
Allegation of gang-up from a drowning govt – Atiku Campaign Organization
BREAKING: Several electronic shops on Ahmadu Bello Way, Kaduna on fire
Eight killed in Niger over land dispute
Aisha Buhari harps on reinvigorated campaign against childhood HIV/AIDS
Multiple taxation, others: Miners take grievances to Buhari
NCPC airlifts first batch of Christian pilgrims today
Ex-Generals’ plot against Buhari is treason – Moh’d Lawal
PDP rally: Youths give NIS 24 hours to respond to El-rufa’i’s allegation
SON seeks approval to stay at ports to check substandard imports
LIRS refutes allegations of multiple taxatio
SON seizes over N22.7bn substandard products in 1 year
Buhari approves posting of Treasury staff to NNPC, NPA, others
Appeal Court upholds prisoners’ right to vote
2019: Banky W kicks-off campaign
Light in The Dark hits cinemas January 25
Why I want to join Davido’s 30Billion Gang- Amarachi Amachukwu
FSI Global Limited bags Award Excellence from UI
Re: Why I killed my mum and had sex with her corpse
Issues around polygamy and masturbation
Court slams 37 years imprisonment on Nigerian, 4 years jail term on Congolese for drug trafficking
Appeal Court orders re-trial of siblings 23 years after they were convicted for murder
Alleged forgery: Innoson boss’ lawyer’s absence stalls hearing
OPEC countries agree with gradual oil production reduction by Russia, says, Iraqi minister
Rivers ready for All African Badminton championship – Wike
Deadly Secret Exposed
LagosPhoto Festival and fond recollections
New Pidgin English programme hits airwaves
Theatre practitioners influencers of society –AD guber candidate
Diamond Couple: Pastor & Pastor (Mrs) Patrick Udoh
City of Sin
I’ve been a fashion enthusiast for years –Jane Michael, Creative Director, JaneMichael
Newfangled exposition
Eight killed in Niger over land dispute

Daily Trust

My government won’t accommodate cabal – Atiku
Ribadu bags global ‘lifetime achievement’ award
Student stabbed to death during ‘testing juju’
Killings: Tiv council frowns over ‘attempt to change narrative’
Former NBC DG, Adaba, presents memoirs today
No agreement reached over subsidy claims, marketers counter FG
Electoral act: PPCO asks N/Assembly to override Buhari
Buhari approves NYSC, Law School for NOUN graduates
Ex- EFCC boss, Ribadu, honoured as ‘Global Anti-Corruption Hero’ in Malaysia
PDP can’t win again Akwa Ibom – APC gov’ship candidate
PDP rally: Sokoto youths give NIS 24 hours to respond to El-rufa’i’s allegation
Court orders Samsung to remove barricade Around Ladol Facility
Jubilation in Bama after troops repelled attack
I am committed to Government of National Unity – Atiku
2019: lgbo groups lobby for Senate President
Electoral act: PPCO asks N/Assembly to override Buhari
2018 NSF rolling on the wheels of ‘fire brigade’
Francisca Ordega: Gap between Super Falcons and other teams closing very fast
Iwobi proving his value
2019: Top Zamfara APC, PDP members working for me – Sen Dansadau
No agreement reached over subsidy claims, marketers counter FG
Breaking: FEC approves 2019 budget proposal
BREAKING: Filing station near Lagos airport on fire
Court jails man for stealing milk
2019: Religious leaders told not to lose hope
NUSRET: Discussing Role of Women in Society
Why English is important for science and development
ICPC/DSO: Interrogating the investigator
Editorial: Resurgence of Yellow Fever
Whatever happened to … Shola Ama?
Seun Kuti gets Grammys nod
When Nigerian, international filmmakers converged for Zuma

Buhari assures of immediate signing of PIGB
Appeal Court affirms prisoners’ right to vote in 2019
Merkel bids farewell to CDU party
BREAKING: Four abducted Osun college staff released
Police hand over 3 suspected internet fraudsters to EFCC
Court remands clan head over alleged homicide
Court sentences Congolese to 4 years in prison for smuggling
Police arrest man for alleged murder of lover
We can’t have credible elections if Buhari does not sign the Electoral Act amendment bill —Gabam, SDP vice presidential candidate
Fake news, hate speech and the 2019 general election ­—The redemptive role of the Nigerian media
Vodacom partners Microsoft to enable more agile businesses
LCCI tasks FG on improvement of business environment
Keystone Bank restates commitment to supporting entrepreneurs, sponsors ‘Chief Daddy’ movie
Union Bank shines at Sustainability, Enterprise, Responsibility Awards (SERAs)
Davido, others tussle for Future Awards Africa Prize
Ebube Nwagbo, Enyinnaya Nwigwe, others at The Wedding Showcase 2018
Designers, exhibitors, vendors set for Lagos Urban Fashion show
JayDrillz performs live as Miss Ethiopia wins Miss Africa Golden 2018
What you need to know as German’s CDU party elects Merkel’s successor
Young teenager ‘butchered’ by rival gang near family home
Five Marines missing after US warplanes collide off Japan
Orangun of Ila is my father —Olororuwo
I left with his belongings to take care of our child — Wife
Secondary school student stabs colleague to death in Ekiti

Communal clash claims 8 lives in Niger
Oyo PDP gov candidate warns against harassment of voters
Enugu Governor swears in 2 Commissioners
Court adjourns forgery case against Innosson CEO
Lanlehin appoints ex-Accord chairman, Lawal, as campaign DG
Efforts on course for Diaspora voting in Nigeria ― Dabiri-Erewa
Runsewe commends organisers of 3rd Abuja annual trade fair
Court orders reinstatement of 170 Kogi workers
Electoral act: PDP Presidential campaign urges NASS to override Buhari
The mindset for sex in marriage
SS3 student emerges ‘one-day principal’
Council charges FG, others on Open University
Get married early to avoid developing fibroids — Gynaecologist advises women
Nigerian doctors, worst record keepers – Medical law expert
Nigeria’s burden of neurological disease high —Expert
Proferring solutions to challenges facing Sub-Saharan Africa
From nothingness to a star
Learning from a feminist’s 70 years on earth

The Guardian

Again, Buhari declines assent to Electoral Act
Why President declined assent to Electoral Act Amendment Bill
Seun Kuti gets Grammy nomination
Air mishap averted in Port Harcourt
70 percent of Kano boys abuse psycho-active drugs, says NAFDAC DG
Revenue Sharing: Bayelsa advocates more money for states than FG
Xerox chief, others inducted IoD fellows
Lady docked for pouring urine on neighbours
Banditry: Zamfara orders sellers to take pictures with their animals
Falcons to know World Cup opponents today
Rivers, Bayelsa cyclists grab first gold at Abuja 2018 Sports Festival
EFCC partners AFN, others to stage Anti-Corruption Marathon
Police, Army win Rivers State National Kickboxing Championship
Abuja to host Cycling FCT in January 2019
FCT laments ‘defection’ of athletes
Electoral Act: PDP urges NASS to override Buhari’s veto
Justin Timberlake Cancels December Tour Dates
Cardi B Reacts To Her Five Grammy Nominations
One-on-one with Adekunle Gold
Frenzy in Eko, as stars set to rock One Lagos Fiesta
OPEC cuts oil production by 1.2 million barrels to offset price
NNPC commends Globacom for support on project linking 139 locations
Nissan to recall 150,000 cars due to improper checks


Again, PMB Declines Assent To Electoral Act Bill
Respite As Major Oil Marketers Shelve Strike
Sign Death Warrant For 2,500 Inmates, NPS Tells Govs
US Visa Doesn’t Solve Your Integrity Problem, Nabena Tells Atiku
APC Guber Candidates Pass Vote Of Confidence On Oshiomhole
Revealed! Cause Of Helicopter Crash That Killed Leicester City Boss
INEC Appoints Rose Orianran-Anthony As Secretary
Despite AWCON Victory, Falcons Slip In FIFA Ranking
Tiger Woods Eyes Role In President’s Cup
‘Joshua Will Beat Fury, Wilder Mercilessly’
I Learn From My Mistakes – Aboki
KCCN Graduates 66 New Kids In Taekwondo
Chelsea, Man City Set For War At Stamford Bridge
Burden Of Governance
Maiden Anti-corruption Marathon Race Holds Dec 10
Architect Of Modern Akwa Ibom
Market Where Traders Do Business On Refuse Dump
Sahara Energy Mulls Forecast Growth In South Sudan’s Oil, Power Sectors
SAA Celebrates 20 Years Of Direct Service To Nigeria
Mining: Minister Woos Investors At London Stock Exchange
PTDF Plans Establishing Research Laboratories In-country
Why PDP Cannot Govern Again – Ekere
19 Imo Lawmakers Defect To Action Alliance
Uncertainty Still Trails APC Gov Candidacy In Zamfara
Gladiators For Kaduna Central Senatorial Seat

Thrills At Sidney Listening Party/EP MUSIC
Davido’s Video, Most Viewed Nigerian Music Video On YouTube
Bam Bam, Teddy A, Charles Inojie, others Star In ‘No Budget’
I’m On A Mission To Change The Narrative In Islamic Music
EDITORIAL: Increasing Violence Against Women
As Osinbajo Takes Presidential Campaign To Nigerians’ DoorstepsASUU Must Not Wait For The Rat To Hatch
Day Ruga Community Drank From The Cruelty Of Child Abductors
FG To Address Grievances Of Miners
UN Begins Evacuation Of Staff Over Terrorist Attack
Aisha Buhari Launches Campaign Against HIV
Erisco To Supply Nigerian Troops With Ready-to-eat Meals


The Priesthood,The Political Mercenary
Cynthia Morgane: Where Are The Sexy Moves
I Wrote Statements Against Jang Under Duress, Witness Tells Court
Glitz, Glamour As Chidinma Aaron Emerges 42nd Miss Nigeria
Vatican, Onitsha To Celebrate Francis Cardinal Arinze’s 60th Anniversary
N’Delta Leaders Draw Battle Line In Uyo
Diamond Bank: Silver Lining For Financial Inclusion In Nigeria
APC Has Shown Strong Disrespect To Our Sensibilities — Gen. Agbogbun (Rtd)
There’ll Be No Cabal In My Govt. – Atiku
FG’s Auto Policy Gathering Steam—Enelama
President Buhari Pushing Nigeria To The Brink – PDP
Of Jubril And A US Visa
When Mbaka Blessed Obi
Laurels For Ibrahim Magu, Titi Abubakar, Charles Inojie, Others
2019: We Are Dissatisfied With INEC’s Preparation – Afenifere
Aero Launches Training School
2019: We are dissatisfied with INEC’s preparation – Afenifere
Don’t crucify Mbaka, pray for him, Peter Obi begs Nigerians
Offa Robbery: Stolen money, guns not accounted for
BUHARI VS ATIKU: Osuntokun, Keyamo in war of words
Petrol tanker crushes newly wedded man to death in Ondo
APC to sanction Amosun, Okorocha waits for go-ahead from Buhari
FG, Abia sign deal for Enyimba Economic City
Signing amended Electoral Act for 2019 elections will create uncertainty, crisis – Buhari
NYSC cancels Davido’s service
Again, Buhari declines assent to 2018 Electoral Act amendment bill
2019: South West has abandoned Buhari, Osinbajo – PDP
Nobody can kill me, because I’m already dead – Adeboye
Buhari’s military junta persecuted Atiku over 53 suitcases – Wife
Breaking: Oshiomhole attacks Obasanjo, Atiku, PDP
Call Oshiomhole to order, Okorocha begs Buhari
Crack in Okorocha’s APC faction
N’Delta leaders draw battle line in Uyo
Mandzukic scores as Juventus beat Inter to go 11 points clear
Obaseki charges contingent to restore Edo’s glory as sports festival begins
Didier drogba my deadliest african opponent
Falcons can’t achieve much without adequate preparations — Falode
2019 AFCON: Confusion over next host nation
Spruce up your sex life for Christmas!
Man accuses Pastor of breaking his marriage
Fast rising Actor/Producer “Samuel Oniyitan” and his quest for excellence
Neo Phlames out with ‘Sharp Shooter’
Diamond Bank: Silver Lining for financial inclusion in Nigeria
To address shortfall, Nigeria must employ 250,000 teachers yearly – TRCN
Lauch of free Wi-Fi facility a promise kept, says Osinbajo
Trans-fatty acids, major culprit in heart-related deaths in Nigeria — NMA
We want to be one stop shop for maritime, oil & gas sector — VC FUPRE

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