News Headlines Mar 2, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Mar 2, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Alleged election rigging: Atiku, PDP leaders show video proofs to Abdulsalami, Kukah, others
How the mighty fell in NASS election
My next four years will be tough, says Buhari
Alao-Akala dumps opposition coalition, aligns with APC
Elections: EFCC stopped from probing plane loaded with cash
Eight turn-offs to avoid during sex
Court orders JTF to pay N1m to nursing mother
Ayeni took N17.4bn cash from Skye Bank in one year – EFCC
Passenger kills okada rider, demands motorcycle documents from family
Bank worker arrested for diverting N3.4m from customer’s account
How I made my first million naira –Alibaba
National Assembly positions: Lawmakers in intense lobbying as APC begins consultations
Elections: NBC sanctions NTA, Channels, others for breach of ethical codes
Why I’ve never kissed any woman in movies –Ogogo
I’m very grateful, even in defeat –Banky W
We’ll resist violence, voter suppression by APC , says Agbaje …PDP says Sanwo-Olu’s rice gift to govt workers shameful
Ighalo suffers defeat on Shenhua debut
Teacher remanded in prison for defiling, impregnating 14-year-old pupil
Again, lawyers’ absence stalls Evans’ trial
Don’t let politicians use you for violence, CP tells transport unions
My son was killed before his mother –Ahmadu, Gombe commissioner
Police plan arm proficiency training for cops
Six die of Lassa fever in Ondo, Kaduna, others
Rep-elect teams up with Dogara to unseat Bauchi gov
APC suspends Amosun, Okorocha, minister, VON DG
Ogun gov poll: Court fixes March 8 for judgment on Dapo Abiodun’s eligibility
Nigeria earned N5.54tn from oil in 2018
Malabu: Dutch prosecutors prepare charges against Shell
Ogoni clean-up: UNEP to get technical support from FG
Bank stocks see biggest fall in 20 months
Operators invest N636bn pension funds in banks
I can’t do without listening to music –Dr Onyia
My mother used to bribe me to attend school –Prof Lai Olurode
I have no regrets in life –Sheidu, ‘vulcaniser’ with one arm
We have Jihad team that destroys idols in my kingdom –Otaru of Auchi
Falcons beat Slovakia 4-3 in Cyprus
Pacific players suggest World Cup boycott over league exclusion
Former World Series MVP Perez out with elbow injury
Football: South African Premiership table, result
Barcelona look to land knock-out blow on Real Madrid
I’ve been crazy since I was a kid –Sydney Talker
My wife asks if I have feelings for ladies I kiss in movies –Effiong
I don’t think I need marriage –Jaywon
There is nothing wrong with plastic surgery –Motilola Adekunle
The dilemma of family entertainment in Nigeria
Opobo: Land of the ‘great’ King Jaja where making noise at night is forbidden
‘Blind votes’: Frustration of visually impaired citizens who rely on others to make their choice
Becoming a Secondary Virgin could restore your ‘Original Glory’
It’s over now, take back your thoughts and emotions
Nigeria at the moment…
Would you prefer if your partner confessed to cheating on you or would you rather not know about it?

The Nation
Pro Buhari group to Atiku: respect verdict of Nigerians
‘Why Wike is desperate to be sole gov candidate in Rivers’
Warri Federal Seat: Ereyitomi promises to tackle poverty, others
Akala rejoins APC, dumps gubernatorial ambition
Provide more security for gov polls, Minister tells Police, others
Senate: ‘How we dislodged Saraki, Ajimobi, Akpabio, Alasoadura, Sani’ 5
Gov poll: Accord will partner with APC to win Rivers, says Nalado
How thugs forced us to rig polls at gunpoint in Rivers–Corps members
APC suspends Amosun, Okorocha, others for anti-party activities
Buhari, Abdulsalami, other peace committee members meet
Gov poll: Accord will partner with APC to win Rivers, says Nalado
APC suspends Amosun, Okorocha, others for anti-party activities
Buhari, Abdulsalami, other peace committee members meet
Skye Bank collapse: EFCC files charges against Tunde Ayeni
Akala agrees to work for party ahead of polls
I’ll take tough decisions in next four years – Buhari
I’m committed to Sanwoolu’s victory, says Ambode
Election results: Why Atiku must go to court – PDP
Amosun’s suspension long overdue, says Ogun APC
Ogun gov poll: Political calculations edge Akinlade out
Delta: APC Group accuses council bosses of plot to dismiss supporters
Court sacks Lulu-Briggs as Accord governorship candidate
PDP calls for cancellation election in Kwara
Balogun still nursing injury
Iwobi must stay calm – Emery
Cyprus Women’s Cup: Falcons beat Slovakia 4-3
Messi must be more involved – Valverde
Ramos, Varane doubtful
Ronaldo adds £330,000 Rolls-Royce Ghost to his fleet
Fraud volume in Nigerian banks climbs to N25bn in 5-years
Shell faces prosecution in Holland over Nigeria’s OPL 245 deal
NBS: manufacturing generates N864b in VAT
International Day of Women in Science: Oando female engineers mentor pupils
AfDB, South Korea to collaborate on technology
PENGASSAN to tackle oil firm on staff disengagement
Apapa LGA organizes health walk, free medical checkup
Man kills wife for sexual starvation
Court dissolves 25-year-old marriage in Ekiti
Police: no tribe under threat in Lagos
Tank farms brought us woes, claim Satellite Town residents
Worker remanded for hotelier’s death
‘Disregard Okada ban rumour’
Surety in soup over suspect’s disappearance
Fayemi pays N24 million administrative charges for WAEC candidates
Tackling insecurity in schools during elections
Lagos deputy gov urged girls on science courses
Winners emerge at Maths contest
Firm to hold spelling bee contest
Educationist hails Sanwo-Olu’s education manifesto
OMO SEXY: I once dreamt of owning a clothing line
Another winner emerges in I Go Dye’s talent contest
BBNaija airs past highlights, Double Wahala reunion show
‘Why Wike is desperate to be sole gov candidate in Rivers’
Melaye, Okorocha, Akpabio and Poll 2019
Big four, big fall

North London Derby: Tottenham, Arsenal Battle for Top-Four Place
Barcelona Eye Bernabeu Double Triumph
Yobo Backs Eagles for 2019 AFCON Glory
Trophy Launches 5-a-side Tournament
El Clasico Live on GOtv Max Today
Taiwo Awoniyi: New Lease of Life
Canaan House Wins MD School Inter House Sports
Lessons from the 2019 Presidential Poll
The Struggle Continues
Ogun Governorship: Where will the Pendulum Swing?
Fall of the Big Boys
World Farmers’ Centre Targets 1,000 Farmer Millionaires in 5 Years
Monalisa Chinda: I’m a Simple Home Girl Not Carried Away by Glamour, Trends
Lessons from the 2019 Presidential Poll
Lagos APC Disowns Tokumbo Afikuyomi
Presidential Poll and Voodoo Figures
New Jaguar XE Packs Enhanced Exterior, Luxurious new Interior, Intuitive Technology
CFAO Customers Laud Return of King Long Buses
Uber Updates Partner Injury Protection for Driver-partners in Nigeria at No Cost
New Mercedes-Benz Names GLC a Success Model
2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Receives Long-Term Ownership Value Award
Sola Sobowale, Ireti Doyle Reunite 3 Years After Wedding Party
Jihadi Bride, Shamima Begum I Want to Inspire British Girls Not to Make the Same Mistakes
MultiChoice Launches Special BBNaija Pop-Up Channel on DStv, GOtv
Beware of Naked Roadr
Garlands for the Preacher’s Son

Daily Trust
Presidential polls: How cop escaped beheading by Bayelsa mob
APC suspends Okorocha, Amosun, others for ‘anti-party activities’
Buhari: My second term is going to be tough
Abdulsalami committee presents Atiku’s grievances to Buhari
Bandits kill 32 in another Zamfara attack
Governor Okorocha responds to suspension by APC
Muslims, widows, market women contribute funds to support Umahi’s re-election
Nobody will stop PDP from going to court -Secondus
Buhari’s Victory: ACPN wants government of national unity
Buhari’s victory: Ribadu assures Nigerians of better life
Meet former, serving govs who’ve been elected senators
Abia: Accord party governorship candidate step down
Ekiti PDP assembly candidate withdraws, says no confidence in INEC, security agencies
Super Falcons in shaky World Cup preparation
Yanmar Moses: Yobe Stars will turn things around in second round of NPFL
Player power rules at Chelsea
Cost of living rises in Nasarawa towns hit by blackouts
First Bank marks 125th anniversary, reassures commitment to Nigeria’s development
Shell confirms DPP’s investigation of OPL-245 deal
Several insurgents, 3 soldiers killed in Borno
APC calls for fresh election in Dogara’s Constituency
Teenager dies of drug overdose in Kurudu
2019: MY VOTE IS…(7)
Presidential election and its aftermath
How to judge the Hanoi Summit
Unending wait for NHIS enrolment
Pakistan hands back captured Indian pilot
Kenya: Family of 5 burnt to death over allegation of witchcraft
President Kenyatta fires 2 ministers to boost performance in Kenya
65 year old rapes, impregnates 11 year old girl in Jigawa
Police arrest alleged ringleader of attack on officer in Bayelsa
Presidential Election: Third-Place Winner thanks Nigerians
Internet users hit 113.8m in January—NCC
Improving rural agriculture, greatest joy for farmers – Architect turned farmer, Dansadau
UI elevates 23 lecturers to professors
SOS Children’s Villages upgrades 8 schools for 4,000 pupils
Rotten Tomatoes rescues Captain Marvel from review trolls
5 Nigerian celebs with foreign spouses
How my portrait caught Hollywood star’s eye – Eli Waduba Yusuf
Shock, relief as Kaduna experiences first rainfall in 2019
Ecologist urges Buhari to implement low carbon economy
Zaria records first rainfall in 2019
Evans’ trial suffers another setback due to absence of his counsel
Police arraign 2 friends for allegedly forging customs vehicle auction papers
NBA President re-arraigned, as court issues arrest warrant on 4 others
Anambra gets first female Chief Judge

The Sun
Oshiomhole wants to destroy Apc in South-East –Okorocha
We have presented Atiku’s grievances to Buhari –Abdulsalami
Election result: Afenifere, Ohanaeze, NEF, others back Atiku on court action
US congratulates President Buhari on re-election
Elections results tally with civil society observations –EU
Kalu: No issues with Abia north result, says INEC
APC erupts, suspends Okorocha, Amosun, others
#Gloin60seconds last weekly winners get prizes
Optometrist advises on intake of fruits, vegetables for good sight
NCDC confirms 23 new cases of Lassa fever in Nigeria
Why my 2nd term will be tough –Buhari
Ribadu insists Buhari ‘ll win anti-corruption war
Presidential/ NASS Polls: We’re disappointed, Afenifere, PANDEF, others fume
Presidential Poll: Leaders of ethnic groups aren’t strategic politicians –Lawal
Buhari’s victory: Even our cows are happy –Bodejo, National President, Miyetti Allah
2019 Polls: INEC needs institutional reforms
Presidential poll: No regret working against Buhari –Ohanaeze
FG unveils $48bn oil, gas investment opportunities in UK
Nigeria saves 60% jobs on local sourcing of sugar, cement raw materials
SKG Pharma boss tasks govt on national medicines security
We haven’t revised security allowances -FH
Dangers of building with old used materials
Telephone call saves abducted DCP from being beheaded in Bayelsa
Presidential/NASS poll: INEC condemns security agents’ conduct
Assembly polls: Bayelsa asks FG to call Army to order
FG wants to take over Bayelsa –Dickson
Dalung mourns former Handball Federation President, Yusuf
Boxing: Joshua won’t last 8 Rounds
Laliga: Real, Barca in El-Classico showdown
Omeruo: Super Eagles can win AFCON 2019
Rohr insists on fit players for Seychelles
Delta FA crisis: Why we suspended acting chairman – Ikpeba
Okocha escapes arrest over tax fraud
Oil mogul, Ifeanyi Ubah, laughs last
Hafsat Abiola-Castello bags EU honours
The soaring image of Surakat Olorunkemi
My dark skin, my selling point –Oyebade Adebimpe, actress/model
How my ex used voodoo to marry me –Fortune Marshal
Reason I make clothes for celebrities –Peter Prance
Adesua, IK, Davido nominated for Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards
I don’t get into romantic mood so easily –Sonia Nwankwo
How Gbemi Saraki took pound of flesh from brother
Segun Awolowo picks new date for daughter’s wedding
Billionaire Hakeem Belo-Osagie buries mum in style
Anthony Kojo Williams turns 60
PMB, the principalities and powers
How I celebrated OUK senatorial victory
Udom is having an affair…!
Say no to suicide (2)
Things Nigerian pastors should stop doing
In the boardroom with Biodun Shobanjo, Chairman, Troyka: ‘If the board fails, it can be voted out’
The governor Oyo deserves in 2019
Health benefits of Coconut (2)
Gizzard sauce delicacy
Being a mum: How to prevent eating disorders in children
Memorable moments as female activist
Midnight massacre
Owode: highway to hell
Ekiti govt pays N24 Million administrative charges for SSCE candidates


Agbaje tackles Sanwo-Olu over rice gift to civil servants
Northern elders congratulate Buhari, say spread of votes shows public confidence
Breaking: Buhari, Peace Accord Committee meet in Aso Rock
Breaking: APC suspends Amosun, Okorocha over anti-party activities
Oshiomole Tackling Me Over 2023 Presidency – Okorocha
Ogun APC Hails Amosun’s Suspension
Time To Make Hay While The Sun Shines
Mikel Still Under Aston Villa’s Radar
Rangers Seek Revenge Against Etoile Du Sahel
WARRI FED CONSTITUENCY: Reyenieju Rejects Results
Refineries: No More Go-Slow In Buhari’s Comeback
March 9: Why Okowa May Win
Presidential/NASS Polls: How The Mighty Fell In S’South
APC: Amosun, Okorocha Face Expulsion
We Will Improve On March 9 Polls — Nasarawa PDP Chairman
ENUGU: What May Count For Ugwuanyi
Edo Unveils Health Plan To Tackle Morbidity, Infant, Maternal Mortality
Man With Missing Testicle Asks Mother: ‘Where Did It Go?’
Buhari Owes Nigerians Competent Leadership – Moghalu
Aina Set To Complete £8.7m Torino Switch
Arsenal: Bring On Spurs
Buhari vs Atiku: Nobody will stop PDP from going to court – Secondus
Buhari says he’s fit to rule, next 4-yrs ‘ll be tough
Why APC suspended Ibikunle Amosun, Rochas Okorocha
Imo APC chieftain knocks Ohanaeze over stand on presidential election
Presidential election: What Moghalu told Al Jazeera
Buhari vs Atiku: Nobody will stop PDP
Double win for Shina Peller, Akin Alabi
Meet Alabi Samson, Founder/CEO Starwise Group
Maiden Eko excellence awards call for nominations
Nigerian celebrities, Joke Silva, Elliot, others congratulate President Buhari
CMETV set to revolutionise African continent
How mergers impact confidence in banks and their customers
Fall of Skye Bank: FG slams charges against Ayeni, Oguntayo, 2 firms over N25.3b diversion
Facebook partners MainOne on metro internet infrastructure expansion in Edo
Our desire in A-Ibom is to serve humanity – Inyangeyen, Commissioner for Works

The Guardian

Chy Nwakanma
Okorocha, Okechukwu react to suspension over anti-party activities
Fans stand by R. Kelly despite sex-assault charges
Army parades 11 corps members, 43 others over alleged electoral fraud
U.S., France congratulate Buhari, pledge more support for Nigeria
NDLEA arrests 105 thugs with cocaine, cannabis during elections
Presidential Poll: Abdulsalami panel meets Buhari over Atiku’s grievances
NWTF boss decries electoral violence, urges electorates not to sell votes
United Nations marks one year attack on Rann, seeks release of aid workers
Eyes on Messi, Modric as Real Madrid, Barca clash
Excitement as Heineken celebrates UEFA Champions League
Lee Evans – Coming back to your roots
Yobo excited as Trophy Lager launches 5-a-side tourney, unveils ambassadors
Edema Fuludu alleges plots to push him out of DFA
Lagos presents bond certificates to 13 sports commission pensioners
Rivers Guber: We reject precious Baridoo as our candidate, says party chair
Abia Accord party guber candidate withdraws for APGA counterpart
Alao-Akala absent from coalition meeting to oust APC, rejoins party
Next four years will be tough, hints Buhari
Fans stand by R. Kelly despite sex-assault charges
R2bees, Wizkid ‘straight from Mars’
DJ Spinall comes through with what do you see?
‘We need a structure that separates artistes from business side of music’
Mismanagement and indiscipline – the undoing of Nigerian Footballers
‘Young people have to be economically productive for society to move forward
Davido, Adesua, Ik, others for Kid’s Choice Awards
Movement creates motivation
Vandora takes centre stage as Our Perfect Wedding goes live
How to get your teens to really listen
Stacey, go home
“Ensure you get the recognition you deserve in whatever career you find yourself”
To the mature single woman…
UNWTO holds world forum on Gastronomy Tourism
Ethiopian Airlines plans all-female flight to Oslo on International Women’s Day
Sheraton Lagos offers specials in March
Significance of Orji Efor Festival to Niger Delta clan

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