News Headlines Dec 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Pressure on INEC to drop display, transmission of results
APC has no plan for Igbo presidency – Obasanjo
Eulogies as Shagari is buried in Sokoto
Buhari, lawmakers may clash again over National Assembly 2018 funds
2018: Year of mace theft, defections, victory for MKO Abiola
Buhari plotting to use military to rig elections — PDP
How Cyprian Ekwensi assisted me to study pharmacy –Akinkugbe
Bandits kill soldiers in Zamfara, casualty figure unknown
It took a checkup to remove dad’s wedding ring after mum’s death — Taiwo Odukoya’s daughter
His Excellency, Audu Ogbeh
I can only sign autographs on single women’s breasts –Ash
How to boost libido naturally
Security aides may have clues to Badeh’s killers
PDP, CUPP condemn Miyetti Allah’s endorsement of Buhari
Eulogies as Shagari is buried in Sokoto
NAF deploys six jets, combs Baga for missing soldiers
I wanted to kill him, Ranieri rages at Kamara in penalty row
Lagos pipeline fire: Residents allege police ignored tip-off on vandals’ presence
Kidnapping: Osun monarch seeks more police patrols
PDP, APC mourn Benue crash victims
Eight feared dead as vehicles plunge into river
‘Explosion rocked Rivers building before collapse’
Robbery: ‘My eight-year-old daughter still in shock’
Scrutinise leaders before voting –Seadogs
Fulani herdsmen moving into Benue returning home — Miyetti Allah
Electric vehicle project: FG banks on Volkswagen, others
Stakeholders working to reduce housing deficit through mortgage – Akinlusi
Glo overtakes Airtel, emerges Nigeria’s second largest telco
Have that super power of never giving up — Jide Rotilu
Dashed hopes: Another year without PIB passage
FG targets 40% switch to LPG from petrol, others
Fulani’s agenda to take over Benue still alive –Ortom’s CPS
There’s a higher percentage of Internet scammers outside varsities – ICPC Academy boss, Akinrinade
Girls take care of their parents but boys don’t care — Ezigbo
Solskjaer keen to convince De Gea, Martial to stay at Man United
Rampant Liverpool hammer Arsenal, open up nine-point lead
Whyte targets Joshua rematch
Ronaldo bags brace as VAR denies Sampdoria
Dramatic 2018: Pinnick breaks jinx, NSF returns, Falcons win again, NBBF still stranded
Animal lover fills home with stuffed beasts after partner’s death
Nigeria is ready for a female president – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
I went solo because I needed to die empty – Patricia King (Midnight Crew)
Runtown not barred from America; he has a US tour early 2019 – Manager
Homeless 64-year-old actress gets help from AGN
Why Omawumi and I have remained friends –Waje
A woman in labour five times may have postpartum haemorrhage –Expert
Mental health matters 2019
Pacesetter now backbencher: Farmers battle frustration to restore Nigeria’s status in global cocoa market
Review your 2018 activities with these apps
Snyder signs cyberbullying law, vetoes ‘baby box’ bill
Editorial: Amnesty report compels action, not anger
His Excellency, Audu Ogbeh
Nigeria’s hopeful 2019
Leave a paper trail
Vice presidential debate: Beyond the political rhetoric
What are the complex things you do not understand about the opposite sex?

The Nation
I rejected Jonathan’s $5m offer in 2015 -Hamzat
Police maintain siege on Melaye’s residence
Flood of tributes as Shagari is laid to rest
2019: APC, PDP face cash crunch for campaigns
$2.8m: EFCC secures order to seize cash
Presidency: Igbo should be given chance – Obasanjo
2019:Big players in make-or-mar battles
Firm promises to take tourism to next level
Why we dumped Atiku, PDP – Bello
2019: Worries over violence ahead Kwara polls
Elections: There’ll be surprises in 2019 – Prophet
2019: As Ambode throws weight behind Buhari, Sanwo-Olu
Governance and institutional reforms: Nsima Ekere setting the agenda
Our Opponents only exist on billboards in Katsina State – APC Campaign Chairman
Simeon ‘Simy’ Nwankwo: Nothing compares to joy of fatherhood
Eric Asomugha: ‘No dull moment with Supersoccer’
Rampant Wolves raid Wembley to hurt Spurs’ title hopes
Cardiff beat Leicester to earn first away win
Continental Re restructures, sets up holding company in Mauritius
German expat urges investment in solar energy
Ecobank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner
NIMN inducts new fellows, honours two others
Zedcrest Capital appoints new directors, charts new growth strategy
Harmattan: Health expert recommends 100% fruit juice
NGO provides welfare package to 100 women in Lokoja
How to enjoy New Year’s Eve at home with your family
Sylvia Edem: I haven’t change my mind on marrying a whiteman
5,500 people treated for cataract, other eye problems in Niger
One for all… All for one!!!
An Ode to a New Year’s Morn

Saraki: It’s Criminal to Say Nigerians Consume Over 50m Litres of PMS Daily, Says organised private sector has no confidence in Buhari
Report: Corruption in Military Responsible for Faltering B’Haram War
2019: Agbaje, Sanwo-Olu Scramble for Igbo Support
2018: A Year Like No Other for Nigeria’s Big Stars, Shows
Obasanjo Mourns Shagari, Says He’s an Achiever
Buhari orders flags to fly at half mast Amosun, Ambode, Dickson, ACF, others mourn
Don’t Be Deceived, APC Won’t Hand over to You, Obasanjo Tells Igbo Leaders
Armed Robbers Attack Ekiti APC Assembly Candidate
Navy Unveils Measures to End Oil Theft, Pipeline Vandalism
Woman Arraigned for Defrauding Pastor
PDP Rejects Nationwide Operation Python Dance
Says it’s plot to harass voters
2019: Agbaje, Sanwo-Olu Scramble for Igbo Support
APC candidate offers commissionership slot, N300m Igbokwe denies claims, admits coordinating Igbo for APC
Isale Eko Marks Cultural Day Sunday
Group Mobilises Youth for National Development
RCCG Renovates Kirikiri Prison Reference Hospital
The Many Shades of 2018
Adeyanju: Rule of Law or Persecution?
Dakuku Peterside: Celebrating a Wonderful Leader
2019: Will Buhari Uphold His Commitment to Free, Fair Election?
In the Spirit of Fair Play
Before Banditry Takes a Permanent Spot
Bukola Saraki: I Insist 2019 Budget Is Hopeless, Deceptive
$8.1bn Refund: The CBN-MTN Drama and Impacts on Investor Confidence
Threat to Budget Implementation
As FG Revamps Airport Facilities
With New Funding, Second Niger Bridge Offers Hope of Economic Revolution
GRI Appointment: A Well-Deserved Global Recognition for Bekeme Olowola
2019 Agenda Setting of the Media and Nigeria’s Mono-Economy
Liverpool Thrash Arsenal 5-1
Wolves Shock Spurs at Wembley
Ronaldo Nets Brace to Keep Juventus Unbeaten
Eke: Talented Gymnast Chooses Nigeria over US
Peace and War: Despite Violent History of Coexistence, Nigeria’s Herdsmen and Farmers Form Unlikely Alliance
EDITORIAL: Shehu Aliyu Shagari (1925-2018)

The Sun
Rough roads of 2018, worries of 2019
PDP tackles Buhari over ‘Operation Python Dance 3’
Double tragedy as fire guts 50 corpses in Anambra mortuary
Breaking: Shagari laid to rest after Islamic rites
The Shagari exclusive: I didn’t want to be president
Shehu Shagari was a man of honour, an achiever – Obasanjo
Tributes as ex-President Shehu Shagari is buried
Rough roads of 2018, worries of 2019
PDP tackles Buhari over ‘Operation Python Dance 3’
Double tragedy as fire guts 50 corpses in Anambra mortuary
Shagari: Sokoto govt. declares Monday public holiday
2019: Don’t sell your votes, Alake tells Nigerians
Our fears over free, credible 2019 polls – Festus Okoye, INEC chief
Monarch, citizens commend BEDC over power restoration
Injured Gasquet pulls out of Aussie Open
Why I dumped boxing for the Ministry – Apostle Peter
Serena: I always have crazy big goals
CAF says ‘Cameroon officially accepts to host 2021′
Only your best is acceptable, Solskjaer, Man U boss, tells Lukaku, Sanchez
I can stay for three months without sex – Uzee Usman, actor
2018: It wasn’t all sad and bad
2019, be a better spouse!
There’s no carbide in Aso Rock – Presido
Baba’s Nnwe Nweshu wins Christmas Grammy!
2018: Reps dashed our hopes
Pastor Dachi Maduako: The Holy Ghost did his surgery
Breaking: Tsunami in Adamawa Assembly as 13 impeach Deputy Speaker, others
Obasanjo writes another letter, condoles Tambuwal others over Shagari’s death
2019: Elect only credible leaders, Martins urges Nigerians
Benue govt releases impounded livestock to owner
Osun women accountants up game against corruption
Imo: Forum endorses Uba, PRP gov candidate
Book donation: Rainbow spreads joy of reading
Events that shaped entertainment industry in 2018
INAC: Building bridges of peace through culture
Benin man runs amok after prolonged prayer and fasting
Shagari an example of moral leadership – Ekwueme’s family
Nigeria passing through trying times – Saraki
Rivers collapsed building: No files, documents seen, Ministry tells Commission
2019: Plateau PDP ‘ll shock Buhari, Lalong, Useni declares

Daily Trust
Shagari Buried in Country Home
Urgently Needed: State Of Emergency In Zamfara
Introduction To Special Edition, Nigeria in 2019
Predicting the Outcome
Prospects for a better economy
Adamawa assembly in crisis over sack of 4 lawmakers
£36m Nigerian jewel: Arsenal, Leicester City at thug of war over Chukwueze
Remains of late President Shagari arrive Sokoto
10 things you should know about Late Alhaji Shehu Shagari
Predicting the Outcome
Why 101 reps won’t return to NASS
How we will win 2019 – YPP presidential running mate, Umma Gesto
Authentic Yoruba leaders have endorsed Atiku as next President – Babatope
A peep into Nigeria’s 2019 sports line-up
Liverpool sign off 2018 with emphatic victory over Arsenal
2018 Polo Review: EL-Amin, National Tour end season on high note
Experts hinge 2019 stock market performance on external, internal factors
AMCON seizes Egbema, Omoku power projects from Rockson over delay
We have 25m litres of petrol reserved to avoid scarcity- DPR
Accident claims 3 lives, injures 15 others in Enugu
APC impoverishes masses – PDP youth leader
Abuja town planning institute gets new chairman
His Excellency, Audu Ogbeh
Michelle voted most admired woman, ousting Clinton
DR CONGO: Election: Tear gas fired at protesters
MADAGASCAR: Ex-leader Rajoelina wins presidential run-off vote
Displaced Urugban community allege fake security, accuses govt of massacre plot
Police hunt for kidnappers of Catholic priests in Anambra
‘Python now to dance nationwide’
Editorial: Urgently Needed: State Of Emergency In Zamfara
‘Why we have issues with FG’s policy on bird flu compensation’
Economic benefits of raising sheep
How antibiotics in livestock farming places all at risk
Blockbuster movies “Chief Daddy’’, “Aquaman’’ top most watched films at Cinema
How India’s streaming frenzy is empowering writers
Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ tops $600 million as it aims for $1 billion worldwide

Buhari Directs Flags To Fly At Half Mast In 3 Days To Mourn Shagari
2019: Only solution to Nigeria’s challenges is total…
2019: You have work to do for Nigeria, Obasanjo tells Peter Obi
2019 elections: Uproar as Army launches Operation Python Dance in all…
Buhari, IBB, Jonathan, Saraki, Atiku, govs mourn Shehu Shagari
Soldier, traffic warden, one other die in Delta auto crash
Tambuwal declares Monday public holiday, three days mourning…
Our govt shall utilise local contractors, Lanlehin declares…
2019: Electorates demand for WASH issues from candidates
Don’t play politics with Offa killings, Lai Mohammed…
PDP mourns Shehu Shagari, says Buhari’s coup a disservice to…
I’ll revamp Ogun economy with adequate support for…
Court Remands Security Guard For Allegedly Beating Colleague To Death
Court dissolves 10-year-old forced marriage in Ibadan
26-yr-old in court over alleged N133,500 property theft
3 women die in auto crash in Enugu
Prices Of Food Stuff Decreased In November ― NBS
The Year Of The Letters, Haemorrhaging Democracy
2023 presidency not automatic for South-East —Ndoma-Egba
Nigeria May Implode The Way It Is Going If Its Problems Are Not Addressed…
My New Album, Masun Different From The Trending Slang —Queen Funmi
Double honours for Swagger Papa
BSS 2007 students get together after 11 years
The seven principles of making marriage work
2018: Year Of Scandals And Disasters
Without job, life is hellish, unbearable, horrible in Nigeria
Boko Haram: Time To Prove Pen Is Mightier Than Sword

The Guardian
Why Dangote was dropped as Buhari’s campaign adviser
Shagari buried amid tributes
Prolonged US shutdown threatens to unsettle economy
Ambode fails 10-year budget presentation record
Invasion of Melaye’s house, another power misuse case, says Saraki
Again, CDS, service chiefs visit Maiduguri on security
Shagari most democratic President Nigeria had, say Osoba, Momoh, Agbaje
Lagos ex-CP, Owoseni, nine others pull out from police
Sanwo-Olu to improve on infrastructure in Lagos
Ronaldo brace seals new record for Juventus
Murray, Nadal look for Brisbane bounce-back after injury-hit 2018
Liverpool sink Arsenal as Tottenham title ambition dips
Okobi calls for friendly matches before tournament in France
Falcons’ AWCON defence, 2018’s highpoint, says Esin
‘I wanted to kill him’: Ranieri rages at Kamara in penalty row
2019 budget’ll rarely bring Nigerians out of poverty
Amosun’s journey from state of confusion to desperation
All not well with Lagos APC despite reconciliation
Watch: Lady Gaga Opens Her Las Vegas Residency
Editorial: Prosecute illegal sale of Tramadol
Dying extension services threatening food security
Extension agents grossly inadequate to deliver services to farmers


Death Of CDMAs In Nigeria’s Telecom Sector Still Worrisome — ALTON
Imo State Can Win All Awards On Politics
NSF Fall-Out… Toblow Laments Eastern States’ Poor Showing In Athletics
2019: APC Must Have 100% Votes In Katsina — Oshiomhole
Fayemi Flags Off $55 Million Water Project For 9 LGAs
2019: Ambode Throws Weight Behind PMB/PYO, Sanwo-Olu
2019: If Buhari Government Doesn’t Go, Poverty Will Continue — Saraki
12 Hours Marathon Praise At GOFAMINT
Shehu Shagari: President Who Rejected Presidential Residence
How Long More Can Nigerians Wait?
Itel Mobile,Google Thrill Consumers At Computer Village
Why We Always Give — Papa Ayo And Helen Oritsejafor
Common Man Laments On 2018: This Is One Of The Worst Years In Recent History
No PDP Governor Is Secretly Working For Buhari — Ologbodiyan
Team Majemite For Okowa Organizes Sporting Activities For Youths
This ‘Friend’ Never Lets You Down!
How To Live By Faith
Common man laments on 2018: This is one of the worst years in recent history
Fresh alarm over 2019 polls
Obasanjo : Don’t take APC serious on its 2023 promise of Igbo presidency
Shagari’s death: Buhari directs flag to fly half mast for 3-days
2019: PDP rejects nationwide military ‘Operation Python Dance ‘
2019: PDP mocks Buhari over South-South rally
Dangote not member of APC Campaign Council – Femi Adesina
Islamic State-linked militants ‘seize Nigeria’s Baga town’
EKWEREMADU: What we need to explain to our Northern brothers
Name them in economic team, not campaign team, Atiku tells Buhari, PDP flays him
Obi, EPF knock Osinbajo, Fashola over comments on 2023 presidency
Badeh : Family denies report on cause of death
300 level ABU student commits suicide over ‘lack of parental love’
No PDP governor is secretly working for Buhari — Ologbodiyan
2019: Akoko North-East/West needs effective representation – Tunji-Ojo
Breaking: ‘Five’ star Liverpool gun down Arsenal
Spurs stunned by Wolves as Fulham, Cardiff secure vital wins
Gerrard ends former boss Rodgers’ Old Firm dominance
Comedian I Go Save dubs show ‘I Go Save Unusual’ champions league
Is Crystal Okoye the sexiest actress in Nollywood?
Actress, Dorothy Njemanze defends married woman who came to Burna Boy’s concert with another man
Curvy side of Biodun Okeowo on display to mark birthday
Timilehin recognized as ‘Rising PR Practitioner of the Year’ at 2018 NIPR Gala Awards
Brisk sales as beauty vendors, cosmetologists count gains on Obaseki’s reform
My brother’s corpse found behind our uncle’s house three months after he went missing – Sibling
PTA back Akeredolu over plan to seal mushroom schools in Ondo
Lagos – Badagry expressway, a gateway of pain, anguish
Treat infections early to avoid complications, physician urges Nigerians

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