News Headlines Mar 17, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Mar 17, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Supplementary polls: PDP, APC fret as INEC moves against soldiers, fears cash-for-vote
How Ogun PDP crisis forced Daniel out of politics
EFCC raids Onnoghen’s Nasarawa farm, seizes documents
Inside OAUTHC cardiac theatre where surgeons repair babies’ hearts
Why I rejected 2018 Range Rover birthday gift –Alex Unusual
We’re not behind Okorocha’s predicament –APC vice-chairman
INEC denying Atiku access to election materials – PDP
I can’t tell my congregation which politician to vote for — Bishop Isaac Idahosa
We’ll probe FSARS killing of PDP agent in Rivers, says Wike
I didn’t call out Ubi Franklin to revive my career – Iyanya
Aisha Buhari visits Lagos building collapse survivors
Ajimobi faults Makinde on alleged massive fraud
I didn’t collect money to make song for Sanwo-Olu –Tony Tetuila
Police can’t arrest electoral offenders unless instructed by INEC official –Okiro
Nigeria’s oil exports face further threat, 30 cargoes unsold
10 killed in Southern Kaduna, Buhari alleges killings politicised
Iya Adura shows ‘shaku shaku’ dance skills
I’m only for my wife and kids, not a sex symbol –Funsho Adeolu
Gunmen shoot ex-NHRC boss in Benue
Ibadan building collapse: Ajimobi orders free treatment for victims
Police probes model’s death after testifying against politician in sex trial
Accident claims one life in Benin
Anonymous donor leaves envelopes of cash on doorsteps of Spanish villagers
Ibadan building collapse: All trapped victims rescued, says Oyo govt
We shall meet on National Assembly’s officers soon — APC
First-term governors-elect give insight into priority areas
Employing violence to reverse gains of electoral reforms
Develop yourself until you’re one of the best in your field –Christopher Chukwunta
We are leveraging technology to reduce transaction costs – Ag. SEC DG
PIB passage’ll transform oil industry – NNPC
Many youths don’t know there’re opportunities in agribusiness –Olukanni
Growing mergers expectations in banking sector
Church leaders should resign to contest elective posts – Chukwuma, Anglican Archbishop
Speeding vehicles often knocked down residents when Lagos-Ibadan expressway was first constructed – Trader, 85
FoI Act not being applied efficiently in Nigeria — CPJ
PDP will widen victory margin over APC — Benue chairman
NDDC, amnesty programme currently mere political vehicles –Annkio Briggs
I was told to join a cult to get political position — Taribo
CAF Champions League: Lobi Stars beat ASEC Mimosa 2-0, crash out
Bale, Isco give Zidane winning start against Celta
Schalke continue losing under new coach Stevens
Huddersfield move closer to relegation, Burnley in trouble
Bangladesh detains FIFA official for ‘defaming’ PM
It’s not easy crossing from vet medicine to music —Beautiful Nubia
The effects of anaemia (3)
Ulcer never heals because patients can’t wait to complete treatment –Expert
We thank God our loved ones are alive to tell the story –Families of survivors of Lagos collapsed building
Inside OAUTHC cardiac theatre where surgeons repair babies’ hearts
I’ll be mad for joy if I see my daughter again –Mum of two-year-old baby abducted 11 years ago by robbers
The death of our loved ones has brought darkness into our lives – Parents, relatives of victims of Lagos building collapse
Editorial: Confronting Nigeria’s illicit financial flows conundrum
Reform message from the Rwandan civil service
A giant called Pius Adesanmi
A leader that makes a difference
Sexually-pure boys, guys, men fare better in life!

The Nation
APC, PDP in battle of wits ahead supplementary polls
Gbenga Daniel quits PDP, partisan politics
How Nigerian Imam escaped death in New Zealand mosque attack
PDP accuses INEC chairman of refusing Atiku access to election materials
NASS: APC may retain 2015 zoning arrangement
PDP accuses INEC chairman of refusing Atiku access to election materials
Glo-sponsored CNN African Voices profiles change agents
‘Lagos-Ibadan speed train ready before May 29’
Tinubu real Yoruba leader – Ehindero
Sanwo-Olu’ll hit ground running – Olokoba
March 23 extra elections: How APC, PDP will slug it out
Nine killed, 30 houses razed in renewed attack on Kaduna village
I’ll ensure southern district gets C/River 2023 guber ticket– Ayade
UFC champion, Kamaru ‘Nigerian Nightmare’ Usman: Growing up in Nigeria pushed me to greatness
IGOH OGBU: ‘I would have been a hairdresser for women’
SHORT & SHARP WITH CHUKWUMA: Why I look up to Blessing Okagbare -Ighoteguonor
Isco, Bale get Zidane’s second coming off to winning start for Real Madrid
Gray’s winner sends Watford into FA Cup semi-finals
‘Most discerning consumers consider quality over cost’
Anxiety over rising illicit financial flows in Africa
Bank’s customer faces nightmare retrieving savings
Rites Foods Ltd unites women
Nigeria closes in on methanol fuel
300 exhibitors, 6000 equipment on display at the 4th NIRAM expo
Gunmen kill two policemen, injure one
NGO makes case for women empowerment
Ooni announces discovery of another waterfall in Ife
INEC wrong on inconclusive elections
State Power and Party Formations


10 Killed in Fresh Attack on Kaduna Community
Supplementary Polls: How the Parties Stand, INEC Reverses Self on Bauchi
To complete process in Rivers as AAC protests APC berates electoral body over comment
US Report: Massive, Pervasive Corruption at All Levels of Govt
Says cases rarely concluded Accuses security agents of unlawful killings
Baru: Africa Yet to Tap over 41bn Barrels of Crude, 319trn scf of Gas
As Nigeria delays, Kenya’s PIB cedes 25% revenue to host communities
US Observer Group Says Election Shortcomings Orchestrated to Benefit Incumbent, APC
•Military invasion and rampage in Rivers State, troublesome on several levels •Clear pattern of desperation,
The Fate of Boeing 737 MAX 8
Oh, Poor Children!
The Wakil Example
Redefining Banking with Café
A Lifeline for Ortom, Jime on March 23
Candidates in Last Minute Scramble to Win Supplementary Elections
As stakeholders ask Bindow to concede defeat
LASG Mulls Prosecution of Collapsed Building Owner, Developer
Abia’s Collation Chaos, Protests and Howling
Will Tinubu and Amaechi Suffer The Rochas and Akpabio Treatment?
2019 Polls: Before We Put It All Behind Us!
Rewane, Gyumi to Feature on CNN African Voices
Abia’s Collation Chaos, Protests and Howling
Back to the Era of Inconclusive Polls
What will Happen to the Students Involved in the College Admissions Cheating Scandal?
Prospects as Nigeria Grows VAT Revenue
How Nigerian Executives Can Reinvent Boardroom, Improve Fortunes amidst Volatility
Juve, Leicester, Ajax Monitoring Coveted Nigerian striker
Godwin Omene: I Am a Miracle Child Because of the Circumstances of My Birth
Budget for Power, Works and Housing
Ita Faji Tragedy: Crumbling Concrete, Crushed Dreams
Nigeria Population And Birth Control
A Word for President Buhari
EDITORIAL: 2019 General Election And The Military

Daily Trust
Gunmen shoot ex-NHRC boss in Benue
Collapsed building: Ajimobi orders free treatment for victims
Why I quit partisan politics, by Gbenga Daniel
Peacock, Turkish airline partner to boost cargo, airfreight
Australian charged with murder after New Zealand mosque shootings
Police job runs in CP Wakili’s family – Childhood friend
Kajuru boils again
Reminiscences with Alhaji Lawal Saulawa
JUST IN: PDP cries out, says INEC denying Atiku access to electoral materials
BREAKING: APC rejects INEC’s decision on Bauchi governorship election
Why PDP ate into South-West in 2019 elections
Election: How El-Rufai tinkered with Kaduna’s winning formula
The new identity politics in Lagos
Lobi bow out of CAF Champions League with victory
2019 GTBank Lagos Intl Polo: All Eyes on Majekodunmi Cup as second stage gallops-off
Zidane makes winning start to Madrid return
How theft, kidnapping give us sleepless night – Fish farmer
Why you must stop eating imported frozen chicken
Why we’re supporting women entrepreneurs – Ecobank MD
Edo: PDP, APC Representative Candidates file petitions at tribunal
Bauchi: INEC resumes collation, appoints new Returning Officer
Collapsed building: Survivors will be treated for free – Lagos govt
A giant called Pius Adesanmi
Senate presidency: How not to canvass for senators votes
8 Reasons why Buhari should not impose leaders on NASS
Still on remedying the power sector
Australian charged with murder after New Zealand mosque shootings
Algeria tests path toward democracy in an era of authoritarianism
Sports cancelled as traumatised New Zealand mourns shooting victims
Gunmen shoots ex-NHRC boss in Benue
JUST IN: Gunmen kill two Policemen in Bayelsa
Editorial: Six inconclusive elections
Social media firms under scrutiny over New Zealand shooting footage
On the realities of spurring employment via technology – Part I
Nigeria farmer king goes for growth
Why FG should solve issues in new textile policy
AgNet to facilitate $3.4bn new agribusiness investments by 2023
Ali Nuhu hits 1 million followers on Instagram
Davido hits 10 million followers on Instagram
Ooni announces discovery of “mysterious waterfall” in Ife

The Sun
Why Atiku lost to Buhari in North – Dansudu, National President, Arewa United forum
9Th Assembly: Ngige supports Southeast for Senate Presidency
9Th NASS: Why Southeast deserves Senate President position
Abandoned, humiliated
Former Ogun governor, Daniel quits partisan politics
I’m not particular about race when it comes to marriage
2019 Elections: Nigerians disappointed, angry – Kukah
Sack of President Buhari’s CSO not witch-hunt –Source
Kaduna killings: Inhumanity has replaced compassion, Buhari laments
Don tasks govt on adequate funding for education
Gov Udom cautions farmers on communal clash
Election Petition : INEC denying Atiku access to inspect electoral materials -PDP
APC forum to showcase party’s achievements
Edo Reps candidate files petition at tribunal
2019 elections: SDP candidate drags INEC to tribunal for omission of name from ballot
Egbona gets certificate of return, reiterates commitment to selfless service
PATRICIA Technologies to introduce stable coin in Africa
Favour Onwuka PATRICIA Technologies, Africa’s leading online Gift-card and crypto currency exchange company with branches in Nigeria and Ghana, has…
NSE: Sell pressure in bellwethers persists
Alaba traders give conditions to stop roadside trading
Why made in Nigeria wire, cable best in the world
FG reads riot act to MDAs over non-migration to IPPIS
Enugu North: 11 parties in Enugu back Senator Utazi’s victory
Group rejects Buhari’s election
Wike grants N200m scholarship to children of PDP agent allegedly killed by F-SARS operatives
Olatoye: ADP gives security agencies 48 hours to fish out killers
Ijaw elders condemn military role in Rivers election
LMC brings NPFL season to end June 9
Ambode hails Newhall Academy Stadium complex
Relegation race: Moses vows To win Ankaragucu fight
U-23 AFCON qualifiers: Amapakabo hunts for more Europe-based players
Osimhen’s €15m Milan deal fetches Charleroi €3m
FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers to face Argentina, Russia, Korea
Post-mortem on 2019 general elections
Polls: Lessons from Akwa Ibom
Nigeria and the Institutional Reform Insights from Rwanda
Moving on after February 23
Seriously, I need spiritual cleansing!
How your self-esteem is affecting your relationship
Moving on after February 23
Data Okorodudu: My fairytale romance with Jeye
Oculus, friends Fete CEO, sir Clifford Nzimako, as he bows out

Election Petition: INEC Refusing Atiku Access To Election Materials ― PDP
Kaduna Killings: Inhumanity Has Replaced Compassion ― Buhari
Nine People Killed In Kaduna Fresh Attack
#IbadanBuildingCollapse | Ajimobi Sympathises With Victims, Orders…
Aisha Buhari Visits Victims Of Lagos Building Collapse In Hospital
#IbadanBuildingCollapse: Eye witness, survivor share experiences, say ‘no life was lost’
‘Seyi Makinde’ll reclaim Oyo’s lost glory’
Makinde: I want a united Ibadan traditional council
Mother, daughter fight dirty over boyfriend in Anambra
PDP, APC at war over resumption order of Bauchi guber election results collation by INEC
Rivers to set up scholarship scheme for children of slain PDP collation agent, Gberegbe
Oyo APC stakeholders meet tomorrow to review governorship election
PDP urges IG to probe FSARS elections activities in Rivers
Rivers: INEC chides soldiers, to unveil date for completion of process Wednesday
Adebutu mourns slain Oyo Rep
Oyo ADC suspends Chairman, 7 others for anti-party activities
Obiano’s 5th year anniversary: TUC, NUJ, others, laud his achievements
UPDATE: Gbenga Daniel resigns from PDP, quits partisan politics
Gunmen shoot ex-NHRC boss in Benue
PDP rejects Kogi elections results
INEC, fair to all political parties in Ebonyi — Makwe, Reps member-elect
INEC cancels supplementary election in Bauchi, to complete process next week
2019 elections: Civil society groups seek explanation from INEC over disparities in number of registered voters
Women storm Abuja streets in protest against child molestation
Rivers: APC, AAC fault INEC, allege commission working for Wike
No death recorded in Ibadan building collapse — Oyo govt
JUST IN: #IbadanBuildingCollapse | Search for trapped victims ends, no death reported — Police
Experts back FG’s takeover of Ogoni oil field
2019 polls: Army probes allegations against soldiers
Makinde attends Jumat service in Ibadan, says he’s working on smooth take over
Man, 27, Docked Over Alleged Certificate Damage
Man bags 5 years imprisonment for assault
Inflation Was 11.31% In February ― NBS
Death Toll Rises To 49 In New Zealand Mosque Terrorists Attacks
Facebook blames server configuration change for blackout issues
How I Felt After Winning Catwalk Queen In The Philipines —Blessing Ebbah
Veteran rapper, Missy Elliott, others to receive Honorary Doctorate…
Saved By Providence… Stories Of Survivors Of Lagos Collapsed Building
Controversies trail life and death of Rep Temitope Sugar
How woman feigned assistance, stole twin, sold him for N900,000
The Pius Adesanmi I knew

The Guardian
Transfer of OML 11 to NPDC: Ogoni vows to resist resumption of crude, gas production
Elections deaths: Catalogue of killings in place of voting
In UAE, fresh conversations on native, diaspora studies
Foundation tasks students to speak out on sexual abuse
INEC decries military intervention in Rivers guber election
PDP welcomes INEC committee report on Rivers election
Collapsed Building: Onitiri tasks government on low-cost housing scheme
TraderMoni, not a vote buying instrument, says Osinbajo
Buhari replaces own CSO
Victory will be ours against insurance, says MFM’s Akuneto
D’Tigers to face Argentina, Russia, Korea in FIBA World Cup
Facilities for 2020 Sports Festival altered to hold all games, Obaseki Assures
Wolves shock ‘poor’ Man United to reach FA Cup semis
Man City hit back to reach FA Cup semis after Swansea scare
Zidane begins new Madrid era by dropping ‘keeper Courtois
What next for fringe parties, their candidates after 2019
Kaduna 2019: el-Rufai’s surprise win as PDP kicks
How winning Imo will impact PDP in Southeast
Bauchi PDP confident over votes collation resumptio
It’s Zero Hour to March 22
Football-mad French Parents Barred From Naming Baby ‘Griezmann Mbappe’
Editorial; Crackdown on illegal tertiary institutions
Ameliorating post traumatic stress disorder
Adequate health education necessary to prevent Lassa Fever — Yetunde
Glaucoma! stop silent thief of vision


The Craze, Danger Of Herbal Mixtures
Rerun: APC, PDP Differ Over INEC’s Decision On Bauchi
PMB Condemns Fresh Attacks In Kaduna
Election: No Rerun In Bauchi, Rivers – INEC
INEC Won’t Conduct Re-run In Bauchi, Rivers
Bala Or Abubakar? Bauchi Governor-Elect To Be Known Tuesday
Concede Defeat Honorably EX-SGF Lawal Tells
Ranking Ex-Govs Move To Take Over Senate Presidency
Top Shots Who Lost Out In 2019
As PDP, APC Prepare For Battle In Sokoto
How Governor Udom Emmanuel Retained Foothold In A’Ibom
The Igede tribe
Runsewe Applauds Upbeats In Culture And Tourism
Kamaru Usman – US-Based Nigerian Mixed Martial Artist
Mercy Aigbe
Why Did It Take 16 Years For Another Boy Band To Hit No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100?
Selena’s ‘Amor Prohibido’ Celebrates 25 Years
Mayowa Bae Drops New Song/Video “Forever’
Niger Governor Assures Completion Of Ongoing Projects
Fasua Heads Training Unit Of ANAN
TLcom Hosts Sir Tim Berners-Lee in Lagos
World Bank, AfDB Commit $47bn To African Climate Finance
FTN Cocoa Explains Failure To Convene AGM in Two years
Obangame Express Opens In Lagos As US Equips Maritime Training School
Sterling Bank Launches Doubble, Nigeria’s Fastest Investment Portal
Supplementary Polls: The Battles Of Old Allies
Petition: PDP Accuses INEC Of Refusing Atiku Access To Inspect Election
Man City Fight Back To Keep Qadruple Title Hopes Alive
Zidane Makes Winning Start To Real Return
‘We Can Do No More For Joshua, Wilder Fight’
FIFA To Explore And Expand 2022 World Cup From 32 To 48 Teams
EDITORIAL: Menace Of Contract Staff In Banks
9th Senate: What Will Be The Place Of Shettima?
My Patriotic Melancholy
The Next Level On A Different Plane
She Quit Her Marriage!
Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Dark Circles
The Possible End Of High Intensity

Election Petition: INEC, APC frustrating Atiku’s quest for Justice – PDP
Rivers is ours, insists PDP
INEC resumes collation of Bauchi governorship election result
Pius Adebola Adesanmi (1970-2019)
Warning To Women – Social Drinking Can Easily Turn You To Alcoholics!
PIUS ADESANMI: What Or Who Do I Curse? The Day? The Plane? The Makers Of Aircraft?
Buhari Condemns Internecine Violence In Kaduna
‘My Lucky Day’, By Man Who Missed Ill-Fated Boeing 737 Max 8
I Lost A Twin Son, Doctors Battling To Save His Twin Sister In Hospital — Bereaved Mother
Cerebral Palsy Boy: Face-To-Face With Killer Herdsmen
‘Silent Thief Of Sight’ Linked To Seven Million Blind People
Ex Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission, Prof. Angwe, Shot In Benue
APC Women, Youths Protest Delta Guber Results
Re-Election: Isoko LG Boss Congratulates Okowa, Ogor, Owhefere
A Peep At The South-East
Do Men Make Their Partners Fake It!?
BAP Takes Fela Kuti Musical To South Africa
Arewa Leader Celebrates Okowa, Ighrakpata Electoral Victories
Kitchen Craze
You Shall Be Fruitful
We need you, PSG tell rebel fans ahead of Marseille crunch
Football-mad French parents barred from naming baby ‘Griezmann Mbappe’
USA launch Basketball World Cup defence against Czechs
Bale and Isco give Zidane winning start against Celta
2020 NSF: Sports facilities re-designed to accommodate all games, says Obaseki
The setback in deferred motherhood
Separation: Between Iyanya and Ubi Franklin, who’s saying the truth?
Victor AD shares grass to grace story
Osinbajo to grace Nigeria Ghetto Awards
Girl who won N50,000 for dancing naked wasn’t my doing – MC Galaxy
How CP Muazu calmed frayed nerves in Lagos
Lagos demolishes more weak buildings

New Telegraph

RBM thanks Nigerians for voting Buhari, winds up operations
Kwankwaso accused as PDP’s Abba Kabir Yusuf ‘plan’ to stop payment of students’ internal scholarship
Real reason Daniel resigned from PDP, politics
Okorocha withdrew N17bn from four banks within 3 days –Imo PDP
Atiku misinformed on election results –Yusufari
How politicians defaced Lagos with posters
Real reason Daniel resigned from PDP, politics
Election petition: INEC denying Atiku access to electoral materials – PDP
All my children won’t come from me –Amanda Ebeye
Sweet-smelling evil 3
I’m passionate about children with disabilities –Joyce Onafowokan
Inconclusive elections: INEC guilty of double standards –PDP, lawyers
Troops deployment for elections unconstitutional –Brig Gen. Ikponmwen (rtd)
Traders record low patronage as prices stablise
Rivers guber: Soldiers, thugs attempted to subvert people’s will –INEC
The demystification of godfathers
Military and 2019 election duties
INEC’s unfinished business
Army shouldn’t be part of electoral process –Arena, EU Observer
Group renews call for ban on palm oil importation
Lagos partners Coca-Cola to empower 300 women graduates
Mercedes-Benz sells over 150,000 cars in February
CAF CL: Ogbeide blames elimination on lack of information
Europe’s most valuable football players FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers to face Argentina, Russia, Korea
Millwall, Brighton wrap up FA Cup EDITORIAL: Politicizing sacred institutions for elections
How to achieve flawless skin
The demystification of godfathers
Trendy in berets
Gabriel Afolayan

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