News Headlines Dec 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Electoral Act: N’Assembly plans to override Buhari this week, APC senators kick
PDP condemns freezing of Obi’s accounts
N’Assembly CCTV down as bandits loot journalists’ cars
Joined by blood, divided by politics
EFCC invites Atiku’s spokesman over N100m Dasuki fund
Immigration recovers 700 voter cards from foreigners
We’ll pay oil marketers N236bn on Friday – FG
NANS flays OAU, CONUA for opposing ASUU strike
Nigeria’s external reserves on recovery path – CBN
Wike withdraws threat to quit as PDP S’South coordinator
Police patrol River Niger bridge to avert bombing
Tanker driver stabs Rivers’ mortuary owner to death
Buhari, Jonathan, others eulogise Dickson’s mum at burial
Police sanction 28 officers
Adoration ministry alleges plot to assassinate Mbaka
Forget the past, vote Buhari, Sanwo-Olu –Ambode
‘Prevent recurrence of yellow fever’
f my wife is available, I’ll never bathe my daughters, says Morayo Afolabi-Brown’s husband
Police punish 28 officers, nab 124 suspected cultists in Anambra
New Zealand police say missing British tourist was murdere
Renewed gang violence hit Cape Town
Customs officers kill motorcyclist while chasing smugglers
Unemployment, cause of major security problems – NRM presidential candidate
I’ll create skills’ centres in 774 LGs to boost employment — Moghalu
INEC and challenges of monitoring party finances
Why Buhari didn’t assent to electoral bill – Omo-Agege
Lagos-Ibadan rail: Chinese firm worries over robbery, theft
Consumers are becoming very choosy — MD, Guinness
Independent marketers lament inadequate fuel supply
Corolla, Creta, GA3 make 2018 Nigeria’s car list
AIB concludes probe into Sao Tome air crash
Leveraging private sector funding for infrastructure development
Lagosians will remember Ambode’s legacies — Kazeem, Lagos CDA chair
Govt using our information to blackmail us — Discos
Dad once shaved my brother’s head for applying shampoo — Sunday Makinde’s son
I used to sneak out of my hostel to watch Awo’s campaigns in Ijebu –Adebola
BEDC disrespects Obaseki, Edo people – Gov’s spokesman, Osagie
We won’t sell Neymar, Mbappe – PSG
Lukaku ends Old Trafford goal drought, scores against Fulham
2019 Women’s W’Cup: Falcons handed tough draw
WBC sanctions Wilder, Fury rematch
After AWCON ‘fluke’, can Falcons avert disaster in France 2019?
Chelsea end Man City’s EPL unbeaten run
Lazy actors avoid working with me – Antar Laniyan
Okonkwo on cloud nine
Ayuba and her gele
Is Oba Akiolu a stakeholder in SPAR?
Femi Pedro shuts down Lagos for wife’s 60th birthday
Oba Tejuoso’s queens party hard
Yellow fever can affect kidneys of some victims –Expert
The best time to get pregnant (II)
Security operatives barred people from joining rescue team — Families of Rivers collapsed building victims
Our wedding, best party I ever attended ­ —Photographer, who rode in 20 tricycles with bride, guests to registry
Editorial: Remand orders and prison congestion
The ideal 21st century auto service technician
It shouldn’t be a tag!
Girls, you can be a secondary virgin and be super (III)
Let us outsource Nigeria’s governance
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (III)

The Nation

Panic as tanker driver kills mortuary operator
N162m ONSA cash: EFCC summons Doyin Okupe ahead of arraignment
Annabel Mbonu: I once sold building materials
Subsidy claims: Fed Govt. promises to pay N236b Friday
Banks refuse to lend N60b SMEs fund, says Emefiele
Forget the past, work for Buhari, Sanwo-Olu’s victory, Ambode urges Epe Division
PDP alleges freezing of Peter Obi’s accounts
Oyo ADC: More supporters ditch Ladoja for Lanlehin
Reddington Hospital unveils new surgery, critical care centre
Saying goodbye to a loving mother, sister and friend
Owan-Enoh: Ayade has nothing to campaign for
2019: Lagos Govt House reserved for Sanwo-Olu – LPM
2 die, 6 injured in Lagos/Ibadan expressway accident
Police comb Owo forests for kidnappers
Yuletide: LASCOPA warns shoppers on product information
Super Falcons in tough France 2019 draw
Crisis rocks Nigeria National League
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
2019: Saraki battles new foes in Kwara
2019: SDP will shock APC, PDP – Owolabi
Ambode will lead my campaign -Sanwo-Olu
LG Smart Inverter single split AC berths in Nigeria
NBC wins best company award at 2018 SERAS CSR Award
‘Over-regulation is killing courier services’
Africa Magic celebrates 15 years
Guitarist Fiokee teams up with Davido and Peruzzi in ‘Dumebi’
Samuel Oniyitan: Ladies have asked me to father their babies
‘Lagos in tune with HIV/AIDS fight’
Group lauds HIV\AIDS self-testing programme
Sanitary officers urged to do more
The Heart of Corruption
I am not God, says Adeboye
Police arrest 124 suspects for various offences
Group empowers 200 youths, picks medical bills of 14 patients
Counsellors urged to enhance performance in schools

ThisDay
The Road to 2019: Flashpoints to Watch (VIII)
Subsidy Arrears: FG to Pay Oil Marketers N236bn Friday
Insecurity: Pray for Nigeria, Naval Chief Urges
The Significance of Presidential Debates
Sanwo-Olu: Ambode Will Certainly Lead My Campaign to Victory
PDP Accuses FG of Freezing Peter Obi’s Bank Accounts
EFCC invites Doyin Okupe over hate speech
Communal Clash Claims Eight in Niger
Udoma: Buhari Has Delivered Campaign Promises
Group Canvasses One Million Votes for Sanwo-Olu
Aminat Abiodun, Iyalode of Ibadan, Dies at 94
Lagos Laments Govts’ Failure to Prepare Staff for Retirement
Ambode Canvasses Support for Buhari, Sanwo-Olu
Theologians Urge Church Leaders to Desist from Judging Others
Niger to Gazette Grazing Reserves, Approves N198m
Paseda: I’ll Return Missionary Schools If Elected Ogun Gov
Ekere’s Vision for Collective Prosperity
Disturbing Politics from the Pulpit
The Challenges of Fighting Corruption in Nigeria, by UK Envoy
The Recipe for Effective Prayer-Talk less and Believe More!
‘The Book’ as an Instrument of National Integration: The Contextual Case of Nigeria
OPEC’s Battles to Keep Oil Market Stable
Shaping Nigeria’s Future with Technology
NCC Threatens to Sanction Erring Service Providers
WAFU U20 Cup: Flying Eagles Tackle Niger
Chelsea End City’s Unbeaten Run, Liverpool Go Top
Lagos All-Sail Championship Set to Light up Waterways
Liverpool’s Salah Hits Hat-trick in 4-0 Win at Bournemouth
Vardy Inspired Me to be a Better Player, Says Iheanacho
Tochuckwu Oluehi Super Falcons’ Messiah
Stephen Odey: Beckoning on Rohr for Call-up
GETTING INTO THE YULETIDE MOOD
Goodheart Obi Ekwueme: We Need Good Men in Politics
The ANBUCRAFT Revolution in Art and Literature
EDITORIAL: ELECTORAL ACT AND THE PRESIDENTIAL VETO

The Sun

Malnutrition claims 30 lives in Nasarawa
1 dead, 25 houses razed as C’River, Ebonyi communities clash
Why I had nude photo shoot to mark 40th birthday – Wuragold, actress
PDP national leaders meet in Port Harcourt, strategise for 2019
Mbaka apologises to Obi, as followers allege assassination plot against him
Pulpit politics: Religious leaders under fire
Obi, ex-Anambra governor bank accounts frozen
Malnutrition claims 30 lives in Nasarawa
Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly to leave White House job
Airlines suspend flights to Warri, Gombe airports as FAAN withdraws services
Alleged money laundering: NBA kicks against prosecution of Usoro
Looking for the two men behind Buhari’s slow progress
2019: Niger Deltans will ask Buhari questions –Joe Evah
Super Falcons in tough draw
Chelsea hands City first season’s defeat in pulsating Premiership game
Liverpool go top of the pile
Rivers ready for All African Badminton championship – Wike
Fear of cloning Buhari
Distinguishing court-annexed ADR centres
Metele: After the rage, what next?
Tyson Fury and Folake letters
Re: Why I killed my mum and had sex with her corpse
FG pays 500 deceased NITEL/MTEL pensioners’ families N1.5bn
French protesters detained, tear-gassed
Onitsha drugs market leaders in peace move
Women Judges, NAWJN, elects Odili as new president
Buhari congratulates Ribadu on global anti-corruption award
Malnutrition claims 30 lives in Nasarawa
French protesters detained, tear-gassed
Onitsha drugs market leaders in peace move

Daily Trust

Why the battle over maize importation may last long
Benue: Farmers’ Field Day showcases tropical legume III
2018 Keffi Polo Ranch: Osinbajo, Lamido Sanusi II, Al-Makura light up Keffi Open
New data suggests African audiences see significant misinformation than Americans
CrossCheck launched in Nigeria to fight misinformation
Oil marketers to get N236bn subsidy claims Dec 14th
Nigeria is better off selling palm oil. Crude oil is worth little (I)
FG to commence sack of unqualified teachers January 2020
World Cup: Falcons to play hosts France, Norway, Korea in ‘Group of death’
Emir of Jama’a celebrates 20 years on throne
PDP condemns freezing of Peter Obi’s accounts
Buhari speaks on Nuhu Ribadu’s Anti-graft Award
Buhari appoints 9 new Permanent Secretaries
Hottest governorship race of 2019
Inside raging war between motorcycle thieves, owners in Abuja
Boko Haram: FG procures 18 fighter jets
I’m contesting against Ganduje’s policies, not his personality – Kabir Yusuf
Why I’m seeking governorship election again – Sa’eed
Battle for A/Ibom Government House thickens as Nsima Ekere launches campaign
2018 Keffi Polo Ranch: Osinbajo, Lamido Sanusi II, Al-Makura light up Keffi Open
NSF: Rowing federation launches Porbeni Canoe and Kayak Lane
Rivers athletes, officials threaten to withdraw from sports festival
Why the battle over maize importation may last long
Benue: Farmers’ Field Day showcases tropical legume III
‘Dalar Gyada market to restore Kano as the Centre of Commerce’
Stranger than fiction
AEC2018: Moving the Africa free trade area agreement ahead with quick win solutions
Editorial: Protect Card Reader At All Costs
Kizz Daniel acquires N80M Bentley (VIDEO)
Reekado Banks leaves Don Jazzy

The Guardian
Why APC is yet to sanction Okorocha, Amosun over alleged anti-party activities
Self-sufficiency in petroleum products: Stakeholders knock government over failure to deliver
Secrets, threats and controversy: Month One of El Chapo trial
Ambode mobilises Epe Division for Sanwo-Olu
N800b subsidy debt: Oil marketers deny signing pact with FGa
PDP condemns freezing of Peter Obi’s accounts
2019 elections: Ohanaeze entreats Nigerians to vote where they reside
War on terror: US assures prompt delivery of Super Tucano aircraft
Ndoma-Egba apologises over loss of Bakassi
Messi’s free-kick magic keeps Barca top
Chelsea launch investigation into racist abuse aimed at Sterling
Flying Eagles meet Junior Mena for WAFU Cup
Team Delta rules swimming event, sets records
Nigeria to meet France, Korea, others at women’s World Cup in France
Nigeria lose 0-2 to Senegal on penalties
Atiku campaign: How Jonathan, others prevailed on Wike not to resign
Ekere: PDP no longer ‘religion’ in Akwa Ibom
Electoral contest and curbing uneven access to media space
Assembly cautions politicians as world marks Human Rights Day
Five African Tribes Unaffected By Westernisation
Seven Easy Steps To Make Ice Cream
Happenings Of The Week: From Drama To Break Up
Researchers Explore New Way Of Killing Malaria In The Liver
Editorial: Critical vacancies at RMAFC
Medicine: Tough road to certification and specialisation
Olaopa: Most Nigerian hospitals don’t meet international set standards for RTP
Chukwunenye: Department-based training, instead of hospital-based may solve RTP crisis
Before NASS creates 80 varsities, polys and COEs – Part 3
A bill and killing of 2019 polls
Urgent questions of our times and humanities research
These Northern Professors
Jerry Alagbaoso: Dramatist in search of a new socio-political hygiene – Part 2
Cable TVs diluting African stories, subverting cultural norms, say filmmakers
Obafemi wins 9mobile photography competition
Ugbede’s August Meeting interrogates patriarchy, women’s vulnerability, ascendancy

Leadership

Immigration Arrests Foreigners Over Possession Of PVCs
2019: North Will Not Vote On Sentiment, Says Elders’ Forum
FG Procures 30 Aircraft, 6 Helicopters To Fight Boko Haram
PMB Appoints 9 New Federal Permanent Secretaries
Prostitute Loses Son To Strange Man After Sex In Delta
Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack In Borno Community
NANS Lauds COEASU For Calling Off Strike, Urges ASUU To Follow Suit
Group Applauds FG For Planned Police Salary Increment
Beyond Tracking And Enforcement Of Ceilings On Political Campaign Expenditure
APC: Scheming To Retain Kano Stronghold
PDP And The Burden Of Recent Elections
Why Fears Over INEC’s Independence Lingers – Akindele
PMB Needs 2nd Term To Consolidate On His Achievements – Ajiboye
Shiloh 2018: Taking Dominion Over Earthly Things
Finding Cure For Dreaded HIV/AIDS
Understanding ‘Holodomor’ Execution By Hunger: Communist Genocide In Ukraine
Omolori: Institutional Reforms As Panacea To Public Administration Challenges
HOS And The Anti-corruption War In Govt Agencies
Union Bank Carts 2 Awards At SERAs
2019: Focus On Issues, Uk Based Pro-Buhari Organisation Tasks PDP
Abuja 2018: Porbeni Canoe, Kayak Lane Commissioned
Abuja 2018: Hunger May Chase Rivers Athletes Out Of Competition
Kante, Luiz Help Chelsea End Man City’s Unbeaten Run
Fury Vs Wilder Rematch Sanctioned by WBC
Respite As Ailing Veteran Victor Olaotan To Be Flown Abroad For Treatment
One Lagos Fiesta Gathers Momentum
“YakiASoyayya” Is Beyond Love – Nafisa Abdullahi
EDITORIAL: TY Danjuma, Legacy Of Service
For A Better Tomorrow
Making Maximum Impact In Life (2)
An Alternate View of the Global Terrorism Index 2018
Remembering Mama Goldcoast Dickson – An Ode To The Idyllic African Mother
Adebayo Ogunlesi: A Member Of Trump’s Economic Advisory Team
Highest Paid World Leaders
ECOWAS Parliament Speaker Urges Nigeria To Sign ACTA
Plans Are On For Diaspora Voting – Dabiri-Erewa

Vanguard
2019 FIFA WWC: Tough Draw For Super Falcons
16 Years Of Childlessness Ends At Redemption Camp
Petrol: FG Moves To Avert Strike, To Pay Marketers N236billion Subsidy Money
The Buhari /Osinbajo Chemistry And The Opposition Scorn
What Would Anenih Have Penned For Yar’Adua, Danjuma?
Ibenegbu: I Regret Not Playing In Europe
How To Achieve Divine Speed, By Pastor Apantaku
Lagos 2019: I Will Open Up To Ambode To Give Me All The Support I Need To Win – Sanwo-Olu
NCC Determined To Protect Consumers
2019: Northern Leaders Disagree Over Buhari’s Re-Election
AFTERMATH OF KWARA BOAT MISHAP: My Wife Ignored My Warning And Paid With Her Life And That Of Our Son – Salihu, Bereaved Husband
“Despite Spearheading OPC Struggle, My Father Was A Very Soft-Hearted Person”
2019 Campaign Trail: The Issues
Presidential Amnesty Programme: A Future Assured
Boko Haram Leader Shekau Lived In My House — Hon. Monguno
We Won’t Be Used As Cannon Folders For Politicians In 2019 — Urhobo Youths
2019 Campaign Trail: The issues
Boko Haram leader Shekau lived in my house — Hon. Monguno
Father Mbaka escapes assassination
B/Haram survivors who moved on after their tragedies
2019 General Elections in Jeopardy as card reader loses out to Presidency
Breaking: Mbaka fingers church on his alleged assassination
PDP condemns alleged freezing of Obi’s accounts
2019: Oyedepo predicts peace in Nigeria
Mbaka incurs wrath of Nigerians, Catholic church
Restructuring will give every federating unit a sense of belonging — Majemite
How to recruit good leaders for Nigeria, by Yakubu, INEC Chairman
Kashamu is unknown to us— PDP
2019 FIFA WWC: Tough draw for Super Falcons
Ibenegbu: I regret not playing in Europe
Massari’s silent revolution in cycling
AFCON 2019: Congo Brazzaville wants to host
Emery praises hungry Arsenal, Torreira
Married or not, some people like sleeping alone
Friends who want a bit of what you’re having
Spruce up your sex life for Christmas!
If your husband cheats on you, give him blow job – Abiodun Olatunji
Star actor, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, MTN Nigeria excite Ikoyi residents
Missionary style of sex is a thing of the past – Mide Martins
OAP Honeypot says goodbye to Max FM
South African-based record label IBang Music unveils it’s first act, Nigerian Singer Chibichan
Obaseki assures master bakers of support to boost growth, job creation
I killed 90 people and got away with it — Convicted murderer
Our school produced three of Nigeria’s award winning scientists because we focused on science —Fadayomi
Improvements in LASUTH have put Lagos on the global health map- Oke, CMD LASUTH

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