News Headlines Jun 8, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jun 8, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

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The Punch

Senate presidency: Goje’s withdrawal divides PDP caucus
Poll: Presidential tribunal resumes hearing of Atiku, PDP’s petition Monday
Missing sales agent found, unable to talk
South-West monarchs vow to resist Fulani bandits as govs plan security summit
Armed robbers chase bank customer to police station
EFCC arraigns lecturer for alleged N19m fraud
SARS men quizzed for torturing Rivers broadcaster
Woman crushes 72-year-old plumber while learning driving
Eid-el-fitri celebration: Kwara policeman shoots fun seeker dead during party
Two killed as cult members clash in Lagos
AIT, RayPower FM back on air as court orders re-opening
Nigeria’s oldest prisoner regains freedom, checked into hospital
Three communities united by govt neglect, determined to ease hardship
Armed robbers chase bank customer to police station
Court remands woman for trafficking seven-year-old boy in Rivers
We battled against 760 lawsuits over elections –INEC
How executive, legislative rancour hampered Eighth Assembly’s achievements
Role of underdogs in the Ninth National Assembly leadership struggle
Ihedioha to conduct forensic audit on state treasury
I have lost weight since assuming office — Sanwo-Olu
Firm begins LPG cylinder production, as Osinbajo inaugurates plant
We’re reversing adverse effects of pollution – FG
FAAN to close parts of Lagos airport for six weeks
Apapa gridlock: Bribe-taking FRSC personnel to be sacked, says spokesman
Nigeria’s total imports rise by 25.84% in one year
2018 budget underfunded by N2.1tn – Investigations
Being a lawyer’s wife makes me know my rights –Irorakpor
I admit that we failed to give Nigerians refinery –Kachikwu
Tourism has potential to create millions of jobs annually –Runsewe, NCAC DG
Buhari should call regional representatives together for another constitution – Opadokun
My submission that Yoruba, Igbo have same parent language not political –Aremo
Herdsmen are also victims of crime, not criminals — Miyetti Allah
Women’s World Cup: Falcons gun for revenge against Norway
Eagles target fifth win against Warriors in Asaba
UPDATED: France beat South Korea 4-0 as women’s World Cup kicks off
Africa Cup of Nations warm-up match results
UPDATED: Belgian forward Eden Hazard joins Real Madrid
Ozil marries in Istanbul, with Turkish president as best man
Students should learn to identify what works for them – Arogundade, first-class graduate
Do well if you want a successful spouse –Deyemi Okanlawon
Leave Regina Daniels alone, she’s not a kid –Gifty Powers
Why I’ve not married yet–Skales
My husband and I do one hour walk every day – Wilde, 78-year-old ex-school principal
Music saved us from negative influences around us –AB
Popular actors used to look down on me –Yusuf Ogunlana
Sickle cell and loved ones
Scientists uncover harmful effects of dietary supplements
Things to consider when changing apartments
Would you sacrifice your job to save your marriage?

The Nation

Why opposition senators endorsed Senate leader’s candidacy -Abba Moro
Race for Senate President: Five PDP senators back Lawan
Insecurity: Buhari engages govs, security chiefs in crucial parley
Court remands man, 50, in custody for alleged threat to life
Businessman docked over alleged N225, 000 debt
Court remands man, 56, over alleged rape of minor
Reps Speaker: Court stays further proceedings in suit against Gbajabiamila
End of 8th Senate: What’s next for Saraki, Mark, Akpabio Kwankwaso, Akume, Ashafa others?
Dollar rain for senators-elect
Limping DAWN secretariat in Ibadan
Yari’s many dashed hopes
APC openly embraces self-destructive bent
THE KIND OF MAN I WON’T MARRY –Big Brother Naija star Alex Unusual
Double CAPS: Showbiz stars who are into other ventures
How injustice meted out to my cousin by the Police prompted me to join the Force—Lagos CP Zubairu Muazu
Living with a stranger (1) 12:00 AM
Eniola Badmus to launch YouTube Channel
Loving you makes me happy, Bambam tells Teddy A 1
Loving you makes me happy, Bambam tells Teddy A
BREAKING: AIT returns after Court nullifies NBC’s suspension
14m households to embrace cooking gas in next 5 years, says Osinbajo
Kaduna Assembly passes religious regulatory bill hours to dissolution
Suspension of AIT licence premeditated attack on the media, says NLC
Passport issuance: Immigration officers are still collecting bribe, says Babandede
SGF unveils Democracy Day Exhibition
Eden Hazard joins Real Madrid
Ozil marries partner Amine Gulse in Istanbul
Rohr, 25 Super Eagles players honour Keshi at 2nd memorial lecture
What you should know about 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup
Oduduru hits finals in 100m, 200m
Quadri wins crucial game
Businessman docked over alleged N225, 000 debt
Court remands man, 56, over alleged rape of minor
Residents hail Obaseki for reclaiming erosion-plagued roads, streets
Delta promises to fix well-head fire
Police bust kidnapping, armed robbery syndicate in Kano
Living with a stranger (1)
Dealing with pimples and acne scars
Enjoy rest in marriage (2)


Bearish Trend Persists on NSE, Indices Drop Further by 0.31%
Govs Brief Buhari on Security Situation in States, Want Banditry, Kidnapping Tackled
Alleged N25bn Fraud: AGF Takes over Goje’s Case from EFCC
Don Jazzy’s New Boys Step Out
Bobby Adekanye: Lazio Dream Comes True
Wizkid Features Bob Marley’s Son, Damian, in New Song
Sena Anthony, Oghogho Akpata Resign from Oando Board
9th National Assembly: Men Urged to Elect Woman Speaker, Leader
Osinbajo: FG Targets 33.3m Cooking Gas Adoption in 10 Yrs
CFAO Motors Re-starts Suzuki Vehicles in Nigeria
FAO Warns on Food Poisoning in Lagos, Kano, Other Cities
Gbaramatu Kingdom Under Military Siege Again, Tompolo’s Kinsmen Cry Out
NNPC Subsidiary, NGMC, Makes N12bn Profit
Combating Global Air Pollution Costs $3.5trn Annually, Says Report
Ninth Assembly: 35 Political Parties Declare Support for Gbajabiamila
Edo 2020: RTEAN Backs Obaseki
Oxfam Launches €11m Food Project
“We Got People Talking” Rebounds with Nigerian, Ghanaian Stars
Buhari Has Reduced Criminality in N’Delta
Centralisation of Nasarawa Revenues
Court Orders INEC to Immediately Issue Certificate of Return to Okorocha
Ensure Even Spread of Developmental Projects, Cleric Charges Abiodun
Tinubu and 20 Years of Unbroken Democracy in Nigeria
Sena Anthony, Oghogho Akpata Resign from Oando Board
NNPC Subsidiary, NGMC, Makes N12bn Profit
Seedlings for Anambra Farmers
BMW, JLR to collaborate for Next Generation Electrification Technologies
You Can’t Stop the Future: Auto Braking Tech Makes Roads Safer
Edmond Ajoge: After 5 Years of International Tennis Tournament, I’m Better Informed
Leon Balogun: Can He Bounce Back with AFCON?
Abina Omololu Primary School Wins FAB – 5 – Football Challenge
Don Jazzy’s New Boys Step Out
Day Wizkid Shut London Lloyd Park for the ‘The Ends Festival’
Helen Odigie: I’m Daddy’s Girl, a Little Shy, a Little Reserved, Very Playful
Uchenna Umeh: The Best Part of My Job is Connecting with Patients at the Points of their Needs and Helping to Make a Difference
Patoranking Celebrates Second Studio Album, ‘Wilmer’
Esther-Whyte is Official Red Carpet Host for Nigeria Pitch Awards

Daily Trust

Certificate of Return: INEC to meet over Imo West Senatorial District court order
Manchester United agree Daniel James deal with Swansea
Hazard signs 5-year deal with Real Madrid
Certificate of return: We’ll obey court order on Okorocha – INEC
Corps members are Nigeria’s most potent assets – Wamakko
FAAN partially closes Lagos Airport Apron for six weeks
Man sentenced to 5 months imprisonment for stealing roofing sheet, door
Certificate of return: We’ll obey court order on Okorocha – INEC
Speakership: Kano Rep-elect, Dambazau, endorses Gbajabiamila
I am still running for Deputy President of the Senate-Sen.Gaya
Manchester United agree Daniel James deal with Swansea
Hazard signs 5-year deal with Real Madrid
France 2019: Super Falcons target perfect start against Norway
SMEs laud Jumia for business growth
Ibom Air makes maiden flight to Lagos
Housemaid dies in Lokogoma flood
Letter to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje
Will Buhari’s Second Term witness the mainstreaming of separatist agitations?
Spare a thought
Amnesty International: It must not be Nigeria
Prof John Peters is coming to Nigeria
Pride of Lions on the loose in South African province
2 Canadian aid workers kidnapped at golf club in Ghana
Sudan military council calls for elections after attack on protesters
2 die in Ikorodu cultists clash, 21 arrested
Police bust kidnapping syndicate, arrest scores, recover weapons
Robbers shoot, rob man of N1.5m in Bauchi
Editorial: 2019 Federal Budget
How fish farmers, bad weather hampered onion farming in Jigawa
Export: NAQS issues 10 revised guidelines
Flood: NEMA begins distribution of seedlings to 4,390 farmers in Anambra
10-year-old boy wins tech contest with plastic roads prototype
Axxela rehabilitates Lagos school, donates books
Zamfara parents’ fears not allayed after botched school kidnapping
Woman docked for allegedly assaulting neighbour’s daughter

The Sun

For marriage, older men are better –Blessing Ofoegbu
PDP governors call for state police, condemn shutdown of AIT
Insecurity: Governors divided over state, local government police
Kano emirate crisis: 2 district heads suspended
Impunity killing Nigeria -Phillip Asiodu
I’m most qualified to be Deputy Senate President –Orji Kalu
Nass: APC under pressure to zone deputy senate president to Southeast
An open letter to the distinguished Senators-elect of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
Nigeria’s oldest prisoner, 101, regains freedom
Emergencies: WHO trains 5, 500 health workers in N’East
9th Assembly Speakership: Coalition of 35 political parties back Gbajabiamila
BREAKING: Speakership: Court quashes Area Court’s summon on Gbajabiamila
CAN passes vote of confidence on APC, Oshiomhole
Runsewe commends CBN for creative industry financing initiative
NGMC declares ₦12bn profit
Making career as real estate developer
Deputy Senate president: Nigerians in Venezuela drum support for Kalu
National fleet’ll help Nigerians lift crude oil for export-Dakuku
Imo West: INEC bows to Okorocha, agrees to issue ex-gov certificate of return
Super Eagles didn’t miss me – Mikel
Alleged fraud: FIFA to probe CAF President, Ahmad, over arrest in France
France 2019: Referees pull out of World Cup
CAF dangles $14.2m at Eagles
I want to defend like Marcelo, ‘rule’ like Marta -Ogbonna
Tijani Babagida tips Eagles for AFCON glory in Egypt
Nigeria/Zimbabwe friendly: Fans mob Mikel, Musa, Iwobi, Ndidi after training
France 2019: Super Falcons ambush Norway without Ada
How I got my sagged boobs back –Mimi Orjiekwe
Grammy-winning musician dies at 77
WhatsApp crashes in 4 countries
Pop singer Shakira in Spanish court over alleged tax fraud
Why you should grab what you need without pretence
A good man goes home today
How to know you’re dating a man child
9th HOR: Will Nwajiuba end Gbajbiamila’s run for Speaker?
Help! My mouth is in Gear 4, my mind, in Gear 1
Towards good governance in Nigeria
5 easy, stunning red carpet hairstyles
A good man goes home today
Noir: A taste of Paris in Lagos
Art in honour of Moremi
Indigo reimagined: Return of the muse of Dyeing
NB flags off 2019 Maltina teacher of the year


I’ve Lost Weight After A Week In Office, But It’s Worth The Job —…
Buhari Meets With Governors Over Worsening Security
Theresa May Quits, To Remain PM Until Conservative Elects New Leader
‘Bomb’ Explosion Kills 3 In Imo
Dapo Abiodun appoints Somorin, former ThisDay journalist as CPS
NBS says there are 102 men to 100 women in Nigeria
Knocks, kudos as Senators recount 4 years stewardship
BREAKING: Missing Oluwakemi Soyebo found in Lagos
Attack on AIT attempt to gag media ― PDP
DG charges corps members to dignify NYSC uniforms
Women lobby for Speakership in 9th Assembly
JUST IN: Makinde appoints Adefope as DG, Due Process Office
Oyetola holds security meeting with Police, Army on moves to tackle criminalities in Osun
Court orders reopening of AIT, Raypower
Court to INEC: Issue certificate of return to Okorocha immediately
PDP governors express concern over ‘politicisation’ of security
EFCC arraigns University lecturer in Court for diverting over N19m PhD funds for personal use
Wamakko describes NYSC as veritable tool for peace, unity and national development
Tambuwal set up committee to review traditional rulers salary
Kizz Daniel releases new album, ‘Eko’
Ohanaeze insists no land for cattle rustling in Igbo land, calls for self defense
Ugwuanyi promises his administration’s continued support to ESUT
Why South West states must revive reading culture ― Akeredolu
NGE demands revocation of suspension order of AIT, Raypower licences
Tambuwal set up committee to review traditional rulers salary
Court Remands Man In Prison Custody For Alleged Assault, Breach Of Peace
Canadian Aid Workers Kidnapped In Ghana
African Union suspends Sudan membership as crisis continues
Children Of Fallen Soldiers, Policemen Lament: Survival Is A Big Challenge To Us…
How we escaped attack by armed herdsmen on Ife-Ilesa-Akure road, CAC…

The Guardian

Breaking News: Eden Hazard completes Real Madrid move
CUPP condemns shut-down of AIT, demands re-opening, sack of NBC DG
Kwara governor appoints Chief of Staff, SSG, CPS
Telnet Nigeria appoints new GMD, GED
FAO to distribute 2,000 bulls, create jobs in Borno State
Reconsider your decision on Daar Communications, CISLAC urges NBC
Obaseki lauds Edo Assembly for deepening democracy
FG targets five million metric tonnes of LPG utilisation in 10 years
Consumers have right to know, says NCC
Tecno unveils Pouvoir 3
Ozil marries in Istanbul, with Erdogan as best man
Chelsea lodge appeal against FIFA transfer ban at CAS
CAF president released without charges
Brazil’s Neymar in trouble over intimate pics of woman accusing him of rape
Court orders INEC to issue Rochas Okorocha certificate of return
Abdulrazaq appoints Chief of Staff, SSG, CPS


Tension As Cultists Kill Three Persons In Ikorodu
What If Saraki, Dogara Had Not Emerged?
Politicians Employ New Strategies To Deactivate Okowa’s Silent Mode
As The Visa Noose Tightens
My Arrest Broke Herbalist’s Spell On Me – Suspect
Level Of Insecurity In Nigeria Is Worrisome — Bishop Onuoha
We’re Yet To Take Stand On State Police — Govs
I’ll Not Be A Rubber Stamp Senate President — Lawan
UBTH, OKPEKPE: When Obaseki Failed To Meet Oshiomhole!
Udu Traditional Council Gives NPDC 14-Day Ultimatum Over Alleged Neglect
Obaseki Condoles With Family Of Late Eguavoen, Extols His Giant Strides
Keystone Bank Partners NGOs On Sickle Cell Awareness Campaign
The China Teapot Refiners’ Headwinds
AIT/RayPower Back After Court Overruled NBC, Fixed June 13 For Hearing
Imo And Iberiberism:Chapter 2
‘Nigeria Is Sitting On A Tripod, Comprising Hausa/Fulani, Yoruba And Igbo’
FG Targets 5,000,000MT LPG Utilisation In 10 Years
Thousands protest price hikes, corruption in Liberia
Imo West: INEC ‘grudgingly’ agrees to issue Certificate to Okorocha
I’ve lost weight since taking over from Ambode – Sanwo-Olu
State Police: We’re yet to take a stand on it- Govs
My second term will be pay back time in Benue – Ortom
Bony brace helps Ivory Coast win Cup of Nations warm-up
Belgium’s Hazard joins Real Madrid for Zidane re-build
Arsenal star Mesut Ozil marries in Istanbul, with Erdogan as best man
France 2019: Super Falcons dare Norway for 3 points
Court dissolves 20-year-old marriage over lack of care, desertion
Yinka Ayefele debunks rumour of welcoming triplets with wife
Shakira denies charges of tax evasion in Spanish court
Edo residents hail Obaseki for reclaiming erosion-plagued roads, streets
ACCDA congratulates Dapo Abiodun

Daily Independent

US Gives Turkey Two Months To Drop S-400 Deal With Russia
West Point Cadet Killed In Vehicle Accident Identified
ISIS Attack North Of Baghdad Kills 2 Brothers, Wounds Third
Trump To Host Qatar Emir At White House
3 Dead After Food Poisoning Linked To UK Hospital Sandwiches
Jada Pinkett Smith: There Have Been Betrayals In My Marriage
Joe Biden, Opportunist, Insincere Catholic
Irina Shayk Leaves Town Amid Bradley Cooper Breakup Reports
One Million New STD’s Recorded Daily, Warns WHO
Brad Pitt Calls For Final Divorce Date
Trump To Host Qatar Emir At White House
3 Dead After Food Poisoning Linked To UK Hospital Sandwiches
Court Acquits Wife Charged With Killing Radio Nigeria Ex-Reporter
Police Arraign Six Men Over Theft Of 56 Bags Of Rice…
Teenager Docked For Allegedly Stealing Phone Inside Mosque
Siju Iluyomade’s Other Love
When Adebola Williams Hosted Muslim Folks
Celebration Time For Abdulsalami Abubakar
Osile Oke Ona’s Son, Ademola, Hooks Damilola Otubaga
‘Karma Is A Female Dog,’ Ali Baba Taunts ATM Fraud Victim
Jamil Abubakar’s Off Radar Lifestyle
Can Wale Tinubu Be Indicted?
Unfamiliar Terrain For Calistus Obi
Niyi Akinmolayan Releases Teaser For The Set Up
Masari Re-Appoints SGS, 2 Others In Katsina
Okorocha: INEC Is Ready To Obey Order Of Court– Okoye
Appointments Review Committee Necessary, Says Ihedioha
Sanwo-Olu Says He Has Lost Weight Just One Week Governing Lagos
Next Speaker: Anxiety As Abia Assembly Holds Inaugural Session Monday
Taking Modeling Business To A New Level – Renner
Repackage That Tradition For Cultural Tourism
France 2019: Falcons Go For Three Points Against Norway
French Open: Barty, Vonbdrousova Clash In Women’s Singles Final
CAF President, Ahmad, Released Without Charge
Falcons: We Would’ve Broken Quarter Final Jinx, If… – Dede

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