News Headlines Dec 18, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 18, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Police detain activist for murder four years after acquittal
Tinubu wants three million votes for Buhari in Lagos
My youth minister won’t be up to 30 –Atiku
76th birthday: Give me more time, Buhari begs Nigerians
Nigeria to export unutilised power to W’African countries
LCCI decries low Nigeria/Dubai trade volume
Shell’s Bonga produces 800 million barrels of oil
FRC tackles NERC, FAAN, others over non-payment of operating surplus
Lagos residents lament hardship over bad roads
Agent defrauds US visa seekers of N3.5m
Kidnapped Anambra man found dead in forest
Command seeks measures to tackle car vandalism in Lagos
Customs seize 238,094 bags of rice in 11 months
Court remands pastor who defiled church member’s twin daughters
Alleged rapist impregnates 12-year-old girl, opts for out-of-court settlement
Shell, Eni aware of corrupt Malabu payments to Nigerians – Italian judge
NCAA probes Air Peace Lagos-Enugu flight incident
Diamond, Access Bank to conclude merger mid-2019
Why did you reduce my age? Buhari asks reporter
‘Pay N125,000, get C-of-O’
Diamond Bank confirms merger with Access Bank
Lagos residents lament hardship over bad roads
Millionaire’s girlfriend dies after ‘rough’ lovemaking session
Nine-year-old drowns in Kano
Senatorial candidate unveils plan for Anambra South
I’m not responsible for your failure, Jonathan tells Buhari
Ezekwesili knocks Buhari for bad economic policies
APGA vice-presidential candidate says APC, PDP have failed
APC chief faults Aregbesola, says Rivers easiest to win
It’s ‘ludicrous’ to blame GEJ for delay in forming your cabinet, PDP replies Buhari
Super 8 must go ahead, insists NFF
Okagbare targets African long jump record
PSG bar journalists from press conference in ‘Fair Play’ row
Atletico confirm Filipe’s injury
Neymar to sit out PSG’s League Cup tie with Orleans
Chelsea draw Malmo in Europa League last 32
Ado poly gets new registrar, bursar
UNIBEN VC advises corporate bodies on funding education
Expert laments poor infrastructure in tertiary institutions
Buhari okays 65-year retirement age for teachers, says Minister
Govt agencies must supply books to national library – Education minister
Ekiti vocational schools get $3m World Bank grant
Simi, Ahmed Musa, others win at 2018 The Future Awards (Full list)
Philippines’ Catriona Gray crowned 2018 Miss Universe
Latest Spider-Man spin-off earns $35.4m in ticket sales
I’m afraid of fetish people –Asa
Criminalise destruction of telecoms infrastructure, operators tell govt
NCC moves to reduce time for resolving subscribers’ complaints
IBM, Hello Tractor pilot digital wallet for agriculture
Editorial: Buhari’s rejection of Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill
Amosun and the politics of attrition
President Muhammadu Buhari at 76
Wike: Nigeria’s foremost political street-fighter
Electoral Bill: Fate of 2019 elections hangs in the balance

The Nation

Tinubu: APC targets over three million votes in Lagos
Diamond Bank’s managers to go
SEC awaits merger application
AI’s damning report angers Buhari, army
Operation dampening military’s morale, says President
OAU sex-for-mark don jailed six years
Fayose squandered N18b Paris Refund to Ekiti, says Fayemi
$3.9b Egina FPSO contract: NNPC, Samsung disagree on variation cost
Why elections will be free, fair, credible, by Buhari
Special military parade for Buhari at 76
Troops deployed in Southern Kaduna as gunmen kill 12 in fresh attack
When EFCC officials were attacked
Igbo leaders backing Atiku are saboteurs, say Buhari supporters
‘No alternative to Buhari’
Oil coys contributing to economic adversity of Nigeria – Presidential Panel
Group denies endorsing A’Ibom APC governorship candidate
Arsenal’ll recover quickly after Southampton loss – Iwobi
Okpekpe race organiser hails Dalung on NSF
Joshua gives Wilder flat fee to fight on April 13
Georgia Oboh in race for top 25
Edo 2020: We’ll deliver best Games ever, says Obaseki
Osimhen’s agent allays injury concern
Real One will get shocker, boasts Hamzat
How I will defeat Gaidam, by PDP candidate
‘Police, FRSC, others abet rice smuggling’
Tackling traffic gridlock with technology
Turkish Airlines records 81.4 % increase in passengers
Confirmation of confusion
Them December blues…
10,000 Police Job: PSC gets 158,773 submission within 18 days
Sweepers protest non-payment of salaries again
Court remands 28-year-old for alleged robbery
Man remanded for defiling 10-year-old step daughter
Birthday Special: Why we love Buhari – Femi Adesina
SSANU gives FGN 3 day warning strike over N8b unpaid claims
Minister: only 35% of infrastructure developed in Abuja
Ndigbo celebrate new yam in Abuja
Clamping down on drug abuse

Tribune
NASS Leadership Directs Police, SSS To Secure Complex For Tuesday Plenary
40 per cent of my administration will be youth-populated ― Atiku
Nigeria to adopt policy on IDP soon ― Buhari
Actor Yul Edochie quits Obiano’s APGA govt, joins PDP
Amnesty International damaging military morale ― Presidency
2019 Election : Ondo Secured For Buhari ― Ondo APC Chair
Ambode Officially Endorses Sanwo-Olu/Hamzat Ticket
BIC 18th Inter-House Sports: Yellow House Tops With 918…
Court Dismisses Suit Seeking To Sack Bagudu As Kebbi…
Ugwuanyi Presents N109bn As 2019 Budget To Enugu State…
Electoral Bill Veto: We Don’t Want Figures Hijacked ― Buhari
Fayemi, Fayose Trade Accusations Over Ekiti Financial…
Ibadan Muslims Network Holds Maiden Hangout
EFCC Arrests Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Enugu
Police nab 4 suspected fake drug manufacturers in Lagos
Court sentences truck driver to 2 years in prison for theft
FG Pays Oil Marketers, Freezes Interest On Loan
Diamond Bank confirms acquisition by Access Bank
NEPC proposes establishment of export trading company ‎
Africa will still move forward if Nigeria does not sign AfCFTA ― OBJ
Group To Partner NHIS On Blind Community’s Health In Ilorin
Osun inaugurates six-man committee to boost, revitalize health sector
Ogun: Proposed Health Insurance Scheme to cater for all ― Commissioner
Abuja National Hospital inaugurates executive wing
Pakistan Releases Indian Spy After 3 Years Of Detention
Fifth victim dies after Strasbourg Christmas market shooting
Police and anti-migration protesters clash in Brussels
Pakistan army chief sentences 15 militants to death
The ABC Of Restructuring
Restructuring not calling for division of Nigeria, but… —Adegboruwa
Without restructuring, 2019 general election’ll be a waste of time…
Ajimobi has raised the standard of living in Oyo State —Adekanmbi
Our Varsities Have Enough Space To Accommodate Admission Seekers ― JAMB Registrar
Maternal And Child Health Care: Is Lagos Winning The Battle?
Editorial: The Proposed 80 New Universities
Obasanjo, Atiku And 2019 Elections
The creeping reign of evil acts
What they don’t see: A reflection on PMB at 76
SERAP, others and the abuse of activism
Letters
Global Support, Panacea To Violence Against Women
Statesmanship: Like Jonathan, like Buhari
Buhari @ 76: Why we love this President
Police recruitment: Need to overhaul the system

Vanguard
N17bn Judgment Debt Facing Imo —Okorocha
9 Soldiers To Face Military Court Martial In Ibadan
Group Urges FG To Publish Revenue From A-Ibom Oil Fields
2,000 Bakassi Militants Surrender In Calabar
Amnesty Boss, Dokubo, Preaches In Niger Delta
Obaseki Sets Up 7 Hiv/Aids Centres
FIIRS – Collector Of Taxes By Force In An Era Of Poverty(1)
Real Change Representatives And Parliamentary Option
Lagos 2019: Ambode Officially Endorses Sanwo-Olu/Hamzat Ticket
Matrix Offers Free Medicare As Experts Caution Against Fire Outbreak
Troops Take Over Jema’a LGA In Kaduna After Gunmen Attack
Report On 3,600 Killed In Herdsmen/Farmers’ Clashes: Buhari, Army Join Forces Against Amnesty Int’l
Atiku, Buhari Bicker Over Corruption Allegations
VP Debate: Obi Insists On Statistical Data, Provides Sources
Dangote Cement Key Distributors Pledge More Sale In 2019
USAID, TCCF Water Sanitation Projects Target 44,800 In Abia, C/River States
Lunatic Takes Over Ekiti School, Sacks Pupils, Teachers
Report on 3,600 killed in herdsmen/farmers’ clashes: Buhari, Army join forces against Amnesty Int’l
Your incompetence responsible for your failures, Jonathan tells Buhari
FG spends N2.6trn on fuel import in nine months
Breaking: Lecturers walk out of meeting with FG delegation
Corruption : FG writes UK Crime Commission, wants five Senators probed
2019: I know what it is to be cheated at polls – Buhari
Paris Club Refund: AGF disobeys Buhari’s order to pay consultants’ $350m fee
Birthday: Nigerians should give me time, pray for me – Buhari
Breaking: OAU Sex-for-Mark Prof bags 6 years jail
Diamond Bank confirms merger with Access Bank
Borno residents flee as soldiers, Boko Haram fighters exchange fire
Lagos 2019: Anxiety over Ambode’s intentions as Tinubu speaks
Pastor buys $200,000 Lamborghini car for wife
2019: North has set conditions for Buhari, Atiku – Ango Abdullahi
Billboards: We have no political colouration, — LASAA
Aggrieved APGA aspirants demand sack of national chairman, refunds
Sports Festival: Okowa to reward victorious Team Delta with N229m
Man Utd draw PSG in Champions League, Liverpool to face Bayern Munich
NSF: I felt nervous competing after 2 years, says 2016 Paralympics shotput gold medallist
Rugby will continue to grow in Nigeria – NRFF President
Champions League Round of 16: Liverpool face Bayern, Madrid battle Ajax
Is it possible to be in touch with your naughty side this Christmas?!
19th NSF: Man proposes to girlfriend at Abuja National Stadium
Buhari directs banks to fund entertainers
Meghan Markle’s dad makes plea for reconciliation
Celebrities rock Northern Nigerian fashion at ‘Up North’ premiere
Simi, Zainab Balogun, Mark Angel, Ahmed Musa win at 2018 The Future Awards
Davido institutes talent hunt show for upcoming Rivers artistes
Dangote Cement key distributors pledge
Police IG, DSS, military, others set for Edo Security Architecture, Trust Fund launch

Leadership

FG Places Ekweremadu, Uzodimma, Bafarawa, 26 Others On Travel Ban
Strike Paralyses NASS
Army Calls For Closure Of Amnesty Int’l Office
‘Atiku Will Suffer Humiliation In North-East’
Nigeria, Egypt, Indonesia, Others To Establish Industrial Parks
Petroleum Depot Owners Shelve Planned Strike Threat
Give Priority To Education, Accountants Urge FG
INEC To Train 800,000 Ad Hoc Staff In 2 Months
Army Kills 4 Boko Haram Terrorists
PMB, Paragon Of Servant Leadership – Ooni
APC Risks Losing 2019 Polls In Katsina, Says Group
Kaduna Attack: Troops Deploy To Jema’a LG
Tambuwal Will Not Tolerate Acts Of Violence In Sokoto –PDP Chieftain
Zamfara Bans Sale Of Petrol In Jerry Cans
Nigeria Loses $60Bn Annually To Call Masking – NCC
Shell Wins For Local Content Development Award
We’re Out To Win 2019 Election For PMB – Amb. Coomassie
YPP Presidential Candidate, Moghalu, Faults Nigeria’s Federalism
Fayemi Accuses Fayose Of Misappropriating N18bn Paris Club Refund
Ndume And The 8th Senate
PMB Congratulates Okowa, As Team Delta Wins National Sports Festival
Rugby Will Continue To Grow In Nigeria – NRFF President
Liverpool V Bayern As One Of Three English-German CL Last 16 Ties
EDITORIAL: Army’s Budget Can’t Be Made Public
Tambuwal Will Not Tolerate Acts Of Violence In Sokoto –PDP Chieftain
Ogun Partners Private Agency On Off-street Parking
Help! More Nigerians Face Displacement At Workplace
Why Nigeria Needs Poison Control Centres –Dr Njan
Why We Procured Hi-tech Equipment For Spectrum Management–Shittu
Developing Indigenous Capacity In Housing, Construction Industry

ThisDay
Access, Diamond Banks Merger to Be Finalised First Half 2019
Diamond Bank Confirms Merger Talks with Access Bank
Guards Brigade Holds Special Parade as Buhari Marks 76th Birthday
Gunmen Kill 15, Injure 20 in Southern Kaduna
Travel Ban: Panel Submits Names of 39 Alleged Treasury Looters to Immigration
• Says five oil companies under investigation for $1bn tax evasion
Ayade Grants Amnesty to Bakassi Strike Force, as Deadly Militants Lay Down Arms
Tinubu Wants Three Million Votes for Buhari in Lagos
Chukwueke: APGA Will Hire Mercenaries to Defeat Boko Haram
ASUU, FG Talks Deadlocked, Union Stages Walk-out
Bayelsa Gets 9th Police Commissioner in 15 Weeks
Finalising NIPPs’ Privatisation
Promoting Intra-African Trade
OAU’s Sex-for-Mark Lecturer Bags Six- year Jail Term
BoI, States Disburse N20bn to SMES in one Year
NEITI: Recovering Stolen Funds Critical to Nigeria’s Anti-corruption Fight the recovery…
FG, World Bank PSRP Loan Negotiation Ongoing, Says Fashola
Dogara Urges Buhari to Constitute North-east Development Commission
2019 Polls: I will Give My Opponents Opportunities I Didn’t Have, Says Buhari
Otti Vows to Replicate Dubai Success in Abia State
…Dismisses Ikpeazu’s Promise on Ossisioma Flyover
Issues Beyond the NEDG Debates
Nine New Political Parties Join CUPP
Amosun’s Aides Inaugurate APM, Unveil Akinlade as Ogun Governorship Candidate
Atiku Abubakar Pledges 40 Percent Appointment to Youths in FEC
My Youth Minister Will Be Less than 30years, Atiku Promises
Promoting Intra-African Trade
NESREA to Sanction Industries Yet to Join EPR Programme
Okpekpe Race Organiser Hails Dalung on NSF
Bayern to Tackle Liverpool as Man Utd Awaits PSG
GOVERNMENT AND CHALLENGES OF POWER SUPPLY
EDITORIAL: A CASE FOR AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

The Sun
N’Assembly leadership directs police, SSS to secure complex for tomorrow’s plenary
Aftermath of NASS workers’ strike: Buhari may abort budget presentation
Paris Club refund: Top officials clash over Buhari’s directive on payment of $350m to consultants
Sex-for-marks: Professor bags 2-year jail term
Travel ban: FG submits 39 names to Immigration
The Sun Award: I’m humbled – Alakija, Africa’s richest woman
2019: My youths minister’ll be less than 30 years – Atiku
Anambra APGA crisis deepens; aggrieved aspirants demand Oye’s resignation
Ogun 2019: PDP, APC crises will pave way for my victory – Isiaka
Abuja Airport’s new terminal to process 15m passengers annually –FAAN
High taxes, poor airport infrastructure stifling growth of local airlines –IATA
We’ll generate highest revenue for Federal Government – Ali, Customs CG
Inflation notches up to 11.28% in November, says NBS
AfDB approves $7.24bn for 2019 borrowing programme
The debate
2019: Between character and reputation
Signal from booster stations
Martha: The unsung marketer-in-chief of the Udom-Moses brand
Cry, the beloved South-East
Nigerian politicians and the latest craze in town
Nigeria’s worrisome terrorism ranking
Court remands 3 traders in prison over N26.6m fraud
How World Bank underdeveloped Africa’s university education by Prof. Nnadozie
You must respect citizens’ rights, Buratai charges soldiers
Girl dies in Anambra mission hospital over unpaid bill
Startling revelations about December babies, studies reveal
Achieving steady power supply through
The fable of a clone
Aisha: The innermost heart of a First Lady
Police salary increment and service delivery
2019 presidential race: Between veterans and new faces
Nigeria’s worrisome terrorism ranking
Court remands 3 traders in prison over N26.6m fraud

Daily Trust
Fayose wasted N18bn Paris Club refund – Fayemi
Critics ignoring my challenges – Bauchi gov
No single economist in Buhari’s cabinet — Atiku
Troops kill 4 insurgents near Maiduguri
Gen. Alkali: Court grants 20 suspects bail
No single economist in Buhari’s cabinet — Atiku
Lagos to deliver 3m votes for APC – Tinubu
We’ll support Tambuwal despite intimidation – Group
Nigerians pray for Buhari on 76th Birthday
Attend to demands of parliamentary workers, APC tells Saraki, Dogara
Ogun: Amosun’s loyalists dominate APM gov’ship campaign c’ttee
Ibadan mogajis decry too many gov’ship candidates in Oyo
3,198 member council to campaign for Uba Sani
Europa League Round of 32: Arsenal, Chelsea get easy draws
Champions League round of 16: Real Madrid take on Ajax as Liverpool and Bayern trade tackles
NSF: Team Delta break own gold medals haul record
FG pays oil marketers, freezes interest on loan
SEC receives Diamond, Access Banks’ merger notice
BREAKING: Diamond, Access bank confirm merger
8 persons die in accident along Akwanga-Jos road
Another girl, 4, allegedly abducted in Gwagwa
Bringing back Prime Minister won’t help
Thanks for the debate, now share the rice!
Re: It is not FG’s problem if Nigerians lack electricity
Saluting President Buhari @ 76
Court remands man who allegedly defiled step daughter
Editorial: Scrapping HNDs is timely
5 things you need to know about the Access, Diamond Bank merger
Mixed reactions trail Diamond Bank merger with Access Bank
2019: Why Buhari govt won’t conduct free, fair elections – Shehu Sani
Focus on “Beyond X” Galaxy S10 anniversary smartphone
Smile offers Customers free YouTube access, voice call
FG commissions radio frequency monitoring equipment, centre
N-Power volunteers protest 5 months’ salary arrears in Kaduna
FG charges employers on decent work conditions
SSANU begins three- day warning strike
Katsina holds Agricultural exhibition to showcase state potentials
EU, Oxfam, DEC partner Taraba State on food security, rural development
In Sokoto, it’s income boom for onion farmers
FG, ASUP meeting ends in deadlock
DSTV thrills customers with Aquaman’s screening in Lagos
Daily Trust’s cartoonist, Bulama wins 2018 DAME award

New Telegraph

Evidence shows Eni, Shell knew of Nigerian bribes – Italian judge
ASUU Strike: Lecturers stage walkout from reconciliation meeting with FG
Leave me out of your incompetence, Jonathan tells Buhari
Ekiti guber: Fayemi knocks out Oni
I’ll be an effective commander-in-chief because lives of Nigerians matter – Ezekwesili
Making a case for biotech
Dissecting Nigeria’s Integrated Power Project
Unruly passengers: Getting worse?
NCAA probes Air Peace’s oxygen mask saga
15 killed, 20 injured as gunmen open fire on wedding guests
Kaduna Refinery MD flays privatization
FG pays oil marketers N236bn, freezes interest on loan
Benue killings: 201,864 IDPs returned home, says Army
Strike: ASUU stages walk-out from reconciliation meeting
NFF insists NNL Super 8 must go ahead
Benue killings: 201,864 IDPs returned home, says Army
Lagos street sweepers protest unpaid salary
Lecturer released, kidnappers demand N100m for three civil servants
Sex-for-marks: Sacked OAU professor jailed for six years
Alleged rapist begs for mercy after impregnating 12-year-old girl
5 docked over alleged membership of secret cult
Why Access Bank acquired Diamond Bank
AI: Herders/farmers’ clashes claimed 3,641 lives in 3 years
INEC: Burden of conflicting court orders Okowa savours Team Delta’s victory in Abuja
2019: Buhari promises level playing field for Atiku, others
Tinubu urges APC members to deliver 3m votes to Buhari, Sanwo-Olu
Enugu: Ugwuanyi, Eze in renewed battle
SGF Boss Mustapha hails President Buhari at 76
Dissecting Nigeria’s Integrated Power Project
Kaduna Refinery MD flays privatization
Sterling Bank powers W’Africa’s largest food festival
Iwobi charges Arsenal to start another unbeaten run
Leicester coach backs Iheanacho
Beach Eagles beg NFF over payment of bonuses
Lamentations of Aisha Buhari
Workers cut off electricity, water supply at N’Assembly
Expert to LASG: Update obsolete survey mapping
Buhari to Nigerians: Give me more time Alleged rapist begs for mercy after impregnating 12-year-old girl
Ikpeazu lauds FG for tackling influx of foreign products

The Guardian
Knocks, kudos as Access takes over Diamond Bank
Gunmen kill 14 at wedding in Southern Kaduna
Manufacturers spend N43 billion on alternative energy as supply improves in industrial clusters
Ambode endorses Sanwo-Olu, advocates conciliation in APC
Qatar Airways confirms talks with Nigerian government on national carrier
At birthday, Buhari appeals for more time to govern Nigerians
Aggrieved APGA members allege N1 billion scam, ask Oye to resign
Man crushed to death on walkway, another loses leg as car rams into shops in Lagos
Dangote staff plead guilty in alleged N15m fraud
‘Blame NFF for Flying Eagles, Supersand team’s defeat to Senegal’
FCT, Bayelsa State athletes protest against non-payment of allowances
Delta, Imo athletes, officials oppose choice of Edo as host
It’s Liverpool versus Bayern Munich, Man Utd against PSG
St Peter’s house wins St. Gregory’s College inter-house sports competition
How Gor Mahia defeated Lobi Stars in Kenya
South-South APC leaders of force and homeland resistance
Proportional representation as antidote to electoral violence
Explore The Island Country: Iceland
Nigerian law enforcement and trials by media
Editorial: When will Nigerian citizens feel secure?
Tackling Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit with green bonds
Lagos mulls health insurance cover for retirees
Yuletide rally wanes as stock market index plunges by 0.21%
Linkage Assurance gets A- rating
Why the economy can’t be fixed
Impeaching Trump
The Atiku dream to make Nigeria work – Part 2
Import substitution as breeder of industries
On Kano Governor Ganduje and EFCC’s insincerity
Oluwole Smith
Nigerian law enforcement and trials by media
Lagos pledges to protect child’s rights

News Headlines Dec 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Metele: Presidency, Atiku clash over Buhari’s absence at soldiers’ burial
Fayemi, Fayose trade words over attack on ex-gov
Political prostitutes, robbers deny Nigeria vibrant Senate presidency –Tinubu
Commuters groan as gridlock worsens on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
Taking up Eagles job to rescue team was a mistake – Siasia
Again, FG, ASUU meet Monday to end strike
Why many govs are scared of LG poll – Ekpo, SDP Cross River gov candidate
NASS workers begin strike Monday, threaten budget presentation
Would Buhari concede a close race?
Collecting gifts from church members doesn’t make me a hypocrite –Daddy Freeze
We must drop quota system; it doesn’t allow people to grow – Ibidapo-Obe
Political prostitutes, robbers deny Nigeria vibrant Senate presidency –Tinubu
We are tired of our colleagues dying of poor medical services at FMC – Student
Commuters groan as gridlock worsens on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
Buhari didn’t sign PIGB to protect states, LGs – Ita-Enang
EFCC yet to apply to AGF for Diezani’s extradition
Buhari, his re-election and fight against terrorism
Panic as leopard shows up in court
Charlyboy weds wife in church after 40 years
Best ways for women to have sexual pleasure
Fear grips farmers as herdsmen’s cows graze around Benue communities
Kano Hisbah board to destroy one million beer bottles
Undergraduate’s murder: NBA demands prosecution of killer cop
Police arrest 84-year-old retired headmaster, others for land dispute
Osun community raises the alarm on deadly factory emissions
Anambra FRSC sector commander dies in crash
Fresh Ebonyi/Cross River border crisis claims eight lives
Kidnapped Calabar pastor regains freedom
16 members cannot impeach me as speaker — Oloyeloogun
APC to settle aggrieved Lagos members with appointments
PENGASSAN wants PIB passed
Making loans more accessible to small borrowers
Businesses with integrity, operational readiness will attract capital – Adegbite
AfDB funds $410m power transmission expansion projects
Nigeria gained 1.89 million new Internet users in Nov
Indigenous players decry poor presence in shipping industry
We constructed the floodlight at Liberty Stadium – David Affe
Mourinho is a winner, says Rashford
Liverpool have no defensive crisis – Klopp
Drama aplenty as NSF ends in Abuja
75 players for OTrafford squash tourney
NSF: Lagos dominate badminton event
Parisians are not so receptive — Ijeoma Grace Agu
I’ve not made money from music — Kelly Hansome
Follower who alleged I stole Davido’s song seeking attention – Jaywon
We shared BON award but I rate myself higher than Femi Adebayo –Yemi Solade
Toyin Abraham plays church girl in new movie
I don’t live fake life, I can afford whatever I want –Angela Okorie
Hypertension can lead to blindness – Expert
I should have died instead of my children –Woman whose four kids were killed by husband
Editorialh Using National Sports Festival for positive change
Buhari, his re-election and fight against terrorism
Business entities in Nigeria
Manifesting your staying power
Should couples discuss marital problems with their parents?
Six reasons some women slide into early menopause

The Nation

Five die in Lagos accidents
Why we wanted Lawan as Senate President
NASS workers strike threatens 2109 budget presentation
Presidency Atiku clash over Buhari’s alleged insensitivity
Electoral bill: APC reaches out to Senate, Reps caucuses to resist PDP’s plot
Toni Tones: I am living the life of my dreams
Don’t rule on a matter before Appeal Court, activists beg Judge
Artists to celebrate World Migration Day
LASCOPA evacuates expired products from supermarkets
‘Prevent child, maternal mortality with family planning’
Flaring: Green energy builds $12m LPG
Babangida salutes Buhari at 76
Firm begins construction of gold refinery
Boko Haram: Monarch cautions Amnesty International, others
Boko Haram: It’s fight to finish, Buhari declares
Anthony Baffoe: Dad’s death fast-tracked my football career
Tony ‘Sugary’ Salam Eight-year redundancy nearly ended my boxing career
Ahmad Gero: Counts blessings after debut season in Sweden
Manchester City back on top as Jesus double sinks Everton
CAF AWARDS: Iwobi, Oshoala, Ndidi lead Nigeria’s charge
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi
Nominees in Full
Fresh worries in Amosun’s camp
Roads dear to Ugwuanyi’s heart
Hope as Ndoma-Egba seeks return to the Senate
Nigeria earned $35m from hibiscus flower exports last year
CRC Credit Bureau emerges credit bureau of the year
Africa’s first Intra-African Trade Fair records $27b deals
Trends for 2019 -BRIDGET AGBA
BLACKKY: Why music in Nigeria is not organised
Forbes names Uyi Ogbebor, Ayokunle Akinbode emerging African innovators
‘Infringement on patients’ rights may ruin your career’
Them December blues…
Of Obasanjo and a wind-operated mind
Yuletide: Cleric tasks Christians to reflect on “the reason for the season”
Police uncover ‘illegal’ drug factory in Lagos
Police arrest suspected armed robber, cultists in Bayelsa

ThisDay
IBB Showers Encomium on Buhari on 76th Birthday
Again, Buhari, Sub-regional Leaders Meet over Boko Haram
At Vice-presidential Candidates’ Debate, Osinbajo, Obi Disagree on Economy
Let the Peace Pact Remain a Deal!
A Case for Better Funding for the Judiciary
Nigerian Teachers Heave Sighs of Relief, Get ‘Heavenly’ Rewards on Earth
A Toast to the President at 76
HERMAN HANK COHEN: Beyond Strong Emphasis on Corruption Fight, Buhari Hasn’t Achieved Much
SNAPSHOTS FROM A WORLD OF MINIATURES
LEGENDS THE MUSICAL RETURNS TO MUSON THIS DECEMBER
Shaky United Visit High-Flying Liverpool
Jesus Brace Sends City Top
3eActuaries Hails Oboh as LET Q-School Begins
A Vote for Parliamentary System
Write With Style Workshop raises Quality of Nigerian Writing
P&G Partners UN Women to Empower Women on Financial Literacy
QNB Group Appoints Neymar Jr as global Brand Ambassador
Adedoyin, Kwara Accord Party Guber Candidate to Unveil Plan
The Abdullahi Ganduje $5m Soap Opera
A Vote of Confidence for Dozie Nwankwo
N9.8bn Tax Debt: FIRS Shuts NDPHC HQ
Hyundai Creta is Car of The Year in Nigeria
QNB Group Appoints Neymar Jr as global Brand Ambassador
EDITORIAL: Beyond The Vice-Presidential Debate

The Sun

Novo Isioro, Osinbajo’s photo aide: I became a photographer by divine inspiration
Hard times: We’re dying, Nigerians lament
Plateau IDPs cry out: We have no homes to return to
“Excellent role model”: Babangida salutes Buhari ahead of 76th birthday
2019: Tinubu bombs PDP
Ewi daughter’s wedding: Fayemi, Fayose fight dirty
Wike calls on oil majors to relocate headquarters to Niger Delta
Alaba to celebrate 40 years anniversary Feb 1
PAP: Dokubo calls for sustainable peace in Niger Delta
Osinbajo commends Ahmadiyyah Movement for preaching peace, unity
Christmas: 201 FRSC mobile courts to begin sitting Monday – Corps Marshal
Manchester City go top after Everton win
Rev. Echi Nwogu must read this
Laughter Line guide on how to vote in the 2019 elections
The importance of setting relationship standards
In praise of SLOT, a Nigerian success story
Duke vs Gana: SDP keeps mum
2019: Wike difficult for APC to beat in Rivers – Aregbesola
Boko Haram: Buhari, Deby, others in crucial meeting in Abuja
Wells Carlton: A toast to Captain Hosa’s excellent spirit
Happy Birthday to Nigeria’s icon of democracy and good governance
Book launch: Onose Callima-Inino out with The Third Day
An evening with Chimamanda Adichie ikeogu Oke: From little beginnings to celebrated griot
Toasty beer carnival ignites Yuletide buzz at Eko Hotels
Brexit: UK citizens to pay for visa-free travel to EU countries
Khashoggi killer’s chilling words recorded as journalist was butchered
Fayose to Buhari: For admitting failure resign, return home
Duke vs Gana: SDP keeps mum
Wells Carlton: A toast to Captain Hosa’s excellent spirit

Daily Trust
Produce theft irks farmers in Katsina
Maize harvest excites Benue farmers
Osara Cassava City boosts Kogi production potential
How artificial insemination can improve your dairy herd
Inside Gboko’s war against cultists
Chad Basin leaders adopt 8-point agenda to end Boko Haram
2019 polls: PDP, APC draw battle line over Electoral Act
Katsina residents live under kidnappers’ siege
Baobab: A tree of majesty with many magic
One dead as container falls on two cars in Lagos
President Buhari’s remarks at Extra-Ordinary Summit of LCBC’s Leaders
SDP calls for calm over Duke’s disqualification
Assembly staff begin warning strike tomorrow
We are only waiting to swear in President Buhari -Lalong
2019: Politicians cloning PVCs in Imo, alleges Imo REC
‘Katsina has no better option than Masari in 2019’
Buhari to grace sports festival’s closing ceremony
Maize harvest excites Benue farmers
Osara Cassava City boosts Kogi production potential
Orphans in Kuje cry out for scholarships
FCT IPAC inaugurates new executives
NGOs call for commitment to end sexual, gender-based violence
Foreign Lies on Herder-Farmer Crisis
#HAPPYBDPMB: A dozen reasons for President Buhari’s re-election
A look into Nigerians’ assessments of Buhari administration
Killings : Group calls for special prayer in Zamfara
Metele: Army buries 19 soldiers
Army release more postings, appointments of senior officers
Editorial: Abuja Accord 2018
Why Nigeria needs Peter Obi – Tambuwal
I can’t wait for presidential debate – Atiku

Leadership

Labour Demands Inclusion Of Minimum Wage In 2019 Budget
Improve Ease Of Doing Business, Nigerians Diaspora Urge FG
IDPs Turn To Farming For Survival
FG Commences ‘N-Power-Enhance’ for Batch A Beneficiaries
2019: Senator Ben-Bruce Kinsmen Dumps PDP, Endorses APC NASS Candidate
FG Declares Yala, Bekwarra, 3 Other LGAs In Cross River Open Defecation Free
2019: Group Endorse Rivers APC Guber Candidate
2023: Where Are The Ethnic Minorities?
Jesus Shines As City Regain Top Spot, Eriksen Fires Spurs
HAPPYBDPMB: A Dozen Reasons For President Buhari’s Re-Election
Kizz Daniel Kicks Off UK Tour For New Album
Lagosians Take To Social Media In Praise of JJW Asa, Kuti Concert
When Travis Greene, Kirk Franklin, Ada Ehi Brought Down Heaven At EXPERIENCE 13
EU Donates €500m To Nigeria To Address Violence Against Women
At Last, US Reacts To Jonathan’s Claim On Election Meddling
Nigerians in Diaspora: Kemi Badenoch, Member Of UK Parliament
The Challenge Of Taking Adamawa Out Of Poverty Through Innovation
The Congo Election: Difficult Times Ahead
APC And 2O19 Campaigns: Chances And Issues
Evaluating PDP’s Zonal Rallies Ethiopian Airlines Set For Direct Flights To LAX
Ecobank Seeks Collaboration To Enhance Digitisation In Africa
Marketers’ Intrigues And NNPC’s Clairvoyance For Calm At Christmas, New Year
We Will Mobilise Nigerians To Check Vote-buying, Others – CUPP Spokesman
PMB Right To Reject Assent To Electoral Act – Ogbuoji
The Brawls Ravaging Major Parties In Imo
Concerns Over Dearth Of Women In Elective Positions
Egypt or South Africa Will Host 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations, CAF Reveals
Kizz Daniel Kicks Off UK Tour For New Album
Charlyboy Weds Wife In Church After 40 Years
EDITORIAL: Pending Bills Before NASS And Cost Of Governance
Research And Development: NAF Seeks Greater Collaboration With Tertiary Institutions
A Well Deserved Award For Gen Buratai
Drama As Libya Returnee Claims Ignorance of Nigerian Address
Health Workers Vow To Resist Privatisation Of Public Hospitals
Military Lifts Suspension Imposed On UNICEF Activities In N’East
2019: North And The Dilemma Of Choice
Nzem Berom Cultural festival On The Plateau
Niger: Leveraging On Agriculture To Generate Employment
Omu-Aran Community Hails Rehabilitation Of Roads
Monarch Commends Governor Bello Peace Initiatives

The Guardian
Budget 2019: NASS workers strike, executive/legislative feud threaten presentation
Electricity woes: No end in sight as consumers lament
Akeem Lasisi: Novel ride through musical poetry, video
Police chief reads riot act to politicians on electioneering campaigns
Group demands passage of disability laws
Sani inaugurates inter-religious, peace committee against electoral violence
UN chief seeks partnerships to tackle rising conflicts, displacements
Electoral Act Amendment: Reps spoiling for showdown
Now is time to end Boko Haram, Buhari tells leaders
Man City return to top of Premier League as Spurs, others win
Liverpool are the ‘lucky ones’ moans Mourinho
Sports festival ends today as Edo swimmers suffer disqualification for dual registration
Ronaldo penalty sees off Torino, Icardi gets Inter back winning
Egypt roasts Niger flickers in Africa cup for club championship
Egypt or South Africa will host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: CAF
Enugu: Parties flag off campaigns, making promises
Atiku/Obi search for truce in Southeast, as PDP holds rally
Oyo APC Crisis worsens as Shittu rages, trades tantrums
The imperative of power rotation in Enugu governor election
Six Essential Serums to Keep You Glowing
How To Fix Your Sleep Pattern
Evolution Of Shaku Shaku As Nigeria’s Leading Dance Step
Banky W, Adesua, Kanayo. O. Kanayo, Hilda Dokubo, others in Up North
Editorial: Prosecute pensions fraudsters now!
12 home entertaining tips for the season
Why Burna Boy is the artist of 2018
Ogaji: Blame government for power sector failure
‘We’ve recovered over N16 billion from insurance underwriters handling pensions before PTAD’
The fable of a clone, a clown and a crown
Leaderlessness where ideas lead
‘Abuja at 27 and inconclusive democracy’
Nigeria links China-Africa art, culture in collaborative effort
Gown and town chat way forward for dance practice, education
Eliminating violence against women at launch of George’s saints and scoundrels
The 2018 diary: February
Knowing rules to protect your spinal cord
Healthy diet, physical exercise help in weight control

Vanguard

Ondo Monarch Commends Akeredolu For Redefining Leadership
God’s Covenant Of Peace, Blessing 2
2019 FIFA WWC: Super Falcons Won’t Make Up The Numbers In France, Pinnick Assures
CAMPAIGN TRAIL: THE GAME CHANGERS
Dilapidation Of 55-Yr-Old Edo School Outrages Old Students
The Miracle Of God’s Supernatural Touch (2)
Who Looks Out For People Living With Disabilities?
Strike Threatens Presentation Of 2019 Budget To NASS
Celebrating An Uncommon Leader At 69
Nigeria’s Dire Medical Care Challenges: The Need For Corporate Intervention
Igbo The Most Marginalised Group In Nigeria – Nwodo
BREXIT Brings Out The Worst In The British
Kano, Jigawa Have More Local Govts Than All Igbo States — Senator Umeh
I Vanished As Attackers Closed In On Palace
Anaocha: The Triumph Of Popularity
‘PDP Cannot Ask INEC Chairmen, IGP To Resign’
I succumbed to the devil!

Girl, 6, Kidnapped in Church: ‘I didn’t steal her, I only kept her from straying — Woman
PDP TO PRESIDENT: Nigerians don’t deserve more Suffering
2019: The battle for Ethiope
Ikpeazu: Our strategy to create over 600,000 jobs in Abia State
Nigeria’s 2019 poll ‘critical test’ for Africa — U.S
Edo State slams technical officials over bad officiating
Buhari to grace NSF closing ceremony
Modric criticises Ballon d’Or gala snub by Messi, Ronaldo
Jesus sinks Everton, takes City back to top
Don’t get your lovers’ presents mixed up this Christmas
Is it possible to be in touch with your naughty side this Christmas?!
I’m single, no boyfriend – Ghanaian J. Jorm
Sultry birthday pictures of actress, Christabel Egbenya lights up social media
Blockbuster movies to show on StarTimes during festive season
Tattoos make dark girls look dirty – Amanda Ebeye
Nigerian rapper, Mercy Isoyip flaunts beach body
Nigeria’s Balance of Payments deteriorates to $4.5b – CBN

News Headlines Dec 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
2019 elections: US says violence looms in Nigeria
Economy still in bad shape, Buhari tells 36 governors
Court sacks Donald Duke as SDP’s presidential candidate, declares Jerry Gana
Akpabio’s wife causes stir at airport as Aisha Buhari visits A’Ibom
Atiku’s promise to restructure Nigeria in six months, sign of autocracy –Oluwajana, APC chieftain
CJN seeks affordable arbitration fees for Nigerians
N’East: VSF disburses N510m, donates aids to schools
Court adjourns ruling in PEFMB members case against PENGASSAN
2019: Lagosians don’t want one-man state – Agbaje
PDP’ll run responsible government in 2019, aspirant says
Military suspends UNICEF activities in North-East
CAN ends probe into N40m Buhari transport fare, dissolves elders’ forum
APC, PDP disagree over readiness for 2019 elections
Osinbajo, Obi, others differ over economy, subsidy regime
Over 100 cult members in police custody, says Ortom
NSCDC assaults two journalists in Nasarawa
Taraba govt to build smaller electricity dams
UN decries poor access to finance for women
Army buries 19 soldiers killed in Metele attack
Man kidnaps ex-boss for accusing him of stealing, demands N1m ransom
I stayed with policeman’s corpse for 10 hours after killing him – Traditional ruler
Man slashes wife’s head over infidelity allegation
Police arrest ex-LG boss for allegedly raping 15-year-old girl
Troops kill eight bandits in Zamfara, Sokoto
72 FRSC officers killed on duty in four states
Court dismisses fresh suit against installation of Ondo market leader
Police arrest notorious robber, recover arms in Bayelsa
2019: NWC members may work for Amosun, Okorocha, others’ preferred candidates
Tinubu can’t succeed in campaigning for Buhari again in 2019 – Prof Oyebode
Override Buhari on Electoral Act, IYC urges NASS
Impunity in APC made me join AA, not Okorocha – Nwosu, governor’s son-in-law
Rivers’ll resist attempt to rig 2019 polls – Wike
Apapa gridlock: Residents issue 21-day ultimatum to FG
FIRS shuts NDPHC, others over tax debt
Nigeria recorded $4.54bn balance of payments deficit in Q3
Higher food prices push inflation to 11.28% – NBS
Cabin pressure loss disrupts Air Peace flight
Customs seizes N591m worth of contraband
Obasanjo’s intervention saved Abuja from getting worse than Lagos –Makinde, former NITP President
Some of my best ideas come to me when I’m at the spa –Busari
I can never forget the day I lost my right eye –Prof Mangvwat, former UNIJOS VC
Klitschko eyes return, targets rematch against Joshua
CAF awards: Musa shunned, Iwobi makes final shortlist
Senegal beat Nigeria 6-1,claim fifth Beach Soccer AFCON title
Salah retains BBC African Footballer of the Year award
Leave NSF for local athletes, Oyiki tells overseas-based stars
Senegal hold on to CAF beach soccer title as Supersand Eagles lose 1-6
Buhari okays 65-year retirement age for teachers, says Minister
Govt agencies must supply books to national library – Education minister
Ekiti vocational schools get $3m World Bank grant
Kano’s out-of-school children population hits 3 million
Nigerian doctors almost cut off my leg –KC Ejelonu
People say gospel artistes’ gifts are from God, underpay us –Temitayo Irawo
Being crippled for two years affected my career – Femi Branch
My special effects scare me at night –HakeemEffect
I lost a lot of friends after God blessed me –Kelly Anthony
Kanye reignites feud with Drake, gets Kim’s backing
I should have died instead of my children
FG’s TraderMoni scheme enmeshed in Fraud allegations, illegal deductions
Beating us every night was a form of entertainment for our abductors – 60-year-old kidnap victim
Herdsmen crisis: Pain, anger of orphans in IDP camps
That murderous rage…
Reasons why you should become a secondary virgin this Christmas!
Some ways to shower others with love this Christmas
Six reasons some women slide into early menopause
What would you do if you found out your partner set you up to test your fidelity?

The Nation

Tinubu never imposed Adelabu on me, Ajimobi insists
Ex-bank MD bags 19 years for N29m fraud
Police uncover illegal drug factory in Lagos
Electoral Bill: APC, PDP in verbal war
Osinbajo, Obi trade tackles at VP debate
States to access World Bank’s $750m loan, grant soon — FG
Stop blame game, focus on development, Osinbajo tells governors
The kidnap that nailed us
N5m alleged bribe: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia slumps in court
Electoral Bill: PLOT to override Buhari’s veto thickens
‘Dangerous loaves’ (2) POISONOUS MOULDS IN AGEGE BREAD
PDP won’t lose sleep over Atiku’s US visa row, say party chieftains
Buhari to govs: economy in bad shape, tighten your belts
Your threat is empty, Oyo APC replies Shittu
How to take care of workers’ welfare, by expert
CAF AWARDS: Iwobi, Oshoala, Ndidi lead Nigeria’s charge
Flying Eagles draw Niger, South Africa, Burundi
Nominees in Full
Cross River government urged to invest more in sports
2018 Rugby President Cup final: Cowrie eye revenge over Barewa
Barcelona coaches for Oshoala School Girls Football Clinic
Abu Azeez celebrates 100th beach soccer goal
APC plots to rig election, PDP alleges
2019: Buhari must be defeated, says Jerry Gana
Edo pays workers’ December salary
Three Crowns Mom of the Year winners jet off to Dubai on all-expense paid trip
Air Peace apologies to passengers over flight disruptions
BEDC dispels licence withdrawal rumour
‘How I deal with teases, sexual advancements from men’
ZUMA ’18: Filmmaker Femi Odugbemi bags Lifetime Achievement Award
Stephanie Linus signs skin products contract
‘Infringement on patients’ rights may ruin your career’
How to check rot in state teaching hospitals, by NMA chief, others
Man, 69, blind, homeless cries for help
Of Obasanjo and a wind-operated mind
Presidency, Obasanjo: the unending 2019 wars
Police uncover ‘illegal’ drug factory in Lagos
Police arrest suspected armed robber, cultists in Bayelsa
Scarcity of LAKE Rice hits Lagos markets
120 suspected cultists, hoodlums arrested in Epe
Erosion: Calabar community at the edge of the precipice
How photography lifted 10 young Niger Delta women
Navy organises championship to boost officers’ morale
Oil giant Agip celebrates Niger Delta farmers
Rights group advises Fed Govt on renewable energy

ThisDay

Afenifere, Ango Abdullahi Back Lawmakers’ Move to Return Nigeria to Parliamentary System
Military Suspends UNICEF Operations in Northeast, Accuses UN Agency of Espionage
Alleged N2.5bn Fraud: Court Orders ICPC to Unfreeze Pinnacle’s Account
Army Recalls UNICEF Shortly after Suspension for Alleged Espionage
Court Orders ICPC to Unfreeze Pinnacle’s Account over Alleged N2.5bn Frau
Clear Trucks from Apapa or We Block All Port Entrances, Residents Threaten FG
Ex-FHC Judge, Ofili-Ajumogobia Collapses in Court, Rushed to Hospital
Boko Haram: Cowardice Caused Death of Soldiers in Metele, Says New Theatre Commander
PDP Hails Peter Obi’s Performance at Presidential Debate
Again, Wike Tasks INEC, Police on Credible Polls
APC, PDP Trade Accusations on Plots to Rig 2019 Polls
World Bank’s $495m Irrigation Funds Will Improve Nigeria’s Economy, Says FG
Editi Effiong Takes Banky W, Adesuwa, KOK, Akin Lewis ‘Up North’
APC Peace Moves Fail in Ogun as Amosun’s Allies Insist They were Cheated
DataDot, Stallion Motors Deploy Device to Halt Vehicle, Asset Theft
No Evidence of Reported FG’s Projects in N’Delta, Insists Ijaw Group
Abia ‘Arm-twisted’ to Pay Ghost Workers’ in LGs, Says Commissioner
Re: Sokoto PDP Flag Off: Gainers, Losers
Honour For Yakubu Gobir
Omosode Igbinedion’s Ambition On Tenterhooks
Pastor Adeboye’s Charitable HeartKogi SDP Senatorial Candidate Seeks Arrest of APC Candidate, LG Bosses
DataDot, Stallion Motors Deploy Device to Halt Vehicle, Asset Theft
NGO Honours Humanitarian Actors
Broll Nigeria Distributes Safe Delivery Kits to Expecting Mothers
Coca-Cola Bags Award at SERAs 2018
Travel Firm Announces Expansion Move
Union Bank Organises Capacity Building Programme for SMEs
Editi Effiong Takes Banky W, Adesuwa, KOK, Akin Lewis ‘Up North’
ICPC/DSO: INTERROGATING THE INVESTIGATOR
Toyin Abraham, Rita Dominic, Others Praise ‘Heaven On My Mind’
Thirty Nine Years After, Charly Boy Marries in Church
Chidinma Aaron’s Victory
Psalms David : I See Music Like Fashion
EDITORIAL: A MANIFESTO I NEVER WROTE

The Sun
2019: Obasanjo, IBB right to lead battle against Buhari – Gen. Temlong
Vice Presidential debate: Osinbajo, Obi, others trade blame over state of the nation
Metele: Tears flow as army buries 19 soldiers
Why my baby Daddy and I are not compatible – Linda Ikeji
ACF members are touts, job seekers – Prof. Ango Abdullahi
2019: What Buhari, Atiku must do – Gen Jemibewon
Time to ban retired military officers from politics – Admiral Ayinla, Ex-Naval Chief
Let Igbo produce next IGP, group tells Buhari
Fail Staff College courses fall out – Customs CG tells officers
Buhari told us economy’s in bad shape – Gov Yari
Outrage as suspected assassins murder retired DCP, wife in Imo
Politics
APC governors ‘ll deliver Buhari, party in 2019 — Lalong
What govt should do to make housing affordable
$12m LPG plant ready 2019, says operator
Why most SMEs cannot access funds – Ubiji, NASME boss
Nadal to join Federer in 2019 Laver Cup
Squash federation gets new constitution
I’m overwhelmed by my victory-Chidinma Aaron, Miss Nigeria
Nycco now Black Colt Ambassador
Behold Uche Ogbodo, Vadang brand ambassador
The menace called Aso Ebi
Air Peace reports loss of pressure on Lagos-Enugu flight
Court sacking: We’ll appeal judgement – Duke
BREAKING: Military suspends UNICEF from Borno
Alleged N2.5bn fraud: Court orders ICPC to unfreeze Pinnacle’s account
Afreximbank inaugurates $1bn programme to promote Nigeria’s Intra-African Trade
Inside the world of single mothers
Okowa’s wife harps on mindset change for teachers
Wilfred Ukpong returns with Blazing Century
Toasty beer carnival ignites Yuletide buzz at Eko Hotels
How we promote Africa’s tourism – Adeyemo, IWA publisher
Being a Mum: Ways to tame your toddler’s tantrums
How to prevent your kids from becoming gadget addicts
My wedding’ll surprise many – Belinda Effah
How journalists can improve on their use of English – Prof. Adeleke Adelekan Fakoya
Metele: Tears flow as army buries 19 soldiers
Art masters unveil Bloom 1 at Alexis
Buhari told us economy’s in bad shape – Gov Yari

Daily Trust
Armed Forces Special Force: The inside story
How Lagos guber candidates are shaping up for battle
‘Convergence’ of 400 youths to ‘kick out’ older politicians
Military suspends UNICEF activities in North-East
Malnutrition tales unsettle Nasarawa
Why elephants are ‘invading’ Ogun, Lagos communities
‘Aishatu Jibril Dukku, more of a disciplinarian than pampering mum’
Buhari’s refusal to sign Electoral Act: What Nigerians think
What it’s like being non-Hausa in Kannywood – Esther Smart
Armed Forces Special Force: The inside story
How Lagos guber candidates are shaping up for battle
‘Convergence’ of 400 youths to ‘kick out’ older politicians
Buhari to Govs: Economy in bad shape, tighten your belts
Ogun 2019: I won’t run irresponsible, one-sided govt – Isiaka
Electoral Act: PDP contracted Russian agents to hack into INEC server — APC
Lobi, Rangers chase elusive continental glory for Nigeria
Funke Oshonaike: Old tables, slippery floor behind my loss at Sports Festival
Japan leave Kagawa, Okazaki out of 2019 Asian Cup squad
Aviation workers threaten to disrupt elections, shutdown airport over owed allowances
TSA transaction value hits N13.53trn — CBN
Power generation rises, TCN transmits 116,659.8 mw in November
Orphans in Kuje cry out for scholarships
FCT IPAC inaugurates new executives
NGOs call for commitment to end sexual, gender-based violence
Martin Luther Agwai: The peace loving General @ 70
A look into Nigerians’ assessments of Buhari administration
`Miracle’ baby survives Ebola outbreak in Congo
Metele: Army buries 19 soldiers
Army release more postings, appointments of senior officers
Customs impound 5 bullet-proof cars, others
Editorial: War against substance abuseEU, Oxfam, DEC partner Taraba State on food security, rural development
In Sokoto, it’s income boom for onion farmers
Mathematical Sciences: Over 60 students get Olympiad Award
Grammy Award-winning singer Nancy Wilson dies at 81
How I juggle rap music, bag making to create a brand
Comedian, MC Walter seeks funding for industry
NESREA forum explores waste to wealth, environmental governance
Melting of Greenland’s ice sheet has ‘gone into overdrive’
Unilever gives N18m grant for waste management

The Guardian

Nigerian Army accuses UNICEF of sabotaging war against insurgents
PENGASSAN urges government to ensure resolution of minimum wage imbroglio
12 home entertaining tips for the season
Stop attacking Afenifere over its choice of presidential candidate’
Day of honour for Arthur Eze as Ndigbo, South East governors converge in Lagos
Urhobo College honours White House Boss, others
Retirees applaud Buhari on contributory pension scheme
Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia slumps in court
13 years after, Supreme Court affirms Nwaukoni as Iyasei of Ogwashi-Uku
Man United not built on my image, says Mourinho
75 players for OTrafford PSA Satellite Squash Tournament In Lagos
Open letter to sports constituency
Canelo’s Madison Square Garden debuts on DStv
Kanu’s visit excites patients at LASUTH
At Oduduwa School novelty match, old students task government on care for athletes
No limit to opposition’s absurdity, says Lai Mohammed
Court sacks Donald Duke as SDP presidential candidate
INEC tasks traditional, religious leaders on PVCs collection

Vanguard

Founder, Flying Doctors Pens Book On Healthcare Improvement In Nigeria
Coming Home
Oshoala Inches Close To Record Third Straight CAF Player Of The Year Award
Klitschko Targets Rematch With Anthony Joshua
O Trafford Squash Club Debuts With PSA Closed Satellite Tourney
Nigeria Football At Crossroads
U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles Draw Niger, Burundi, S/Africa In Group A
DON JAZZY: Between The Music Producer And The ‘Business’ Man
2019: Don’t Take Side In Buhari Vs Atiku Contest, Northern Youths Caution Elders
2019: Atiku’s Not Alternative To Buhari’s Incompetence – Junaid Mohammed
DISCOs Vs Consumers
We’re Cultists, Not Armed Robbers — Suspects Beg Police
Why Buhari, World Leaders Should Care About Togo
Electoral Act: PDP Wanted To Use Russian Agents To Hack Into INEC Server — APC
Why Party Primaries Lack Credibility — INEC
Husbands Who Think Nothing Of Grazing Nearer Home
2019 Elections: PDP Putting Lives Of Our Staff At Risk – INEC
Igbo, most marginalised ethnic group in Nigeria —Nwodo

Buhari meets with governors, says Nigeria’s economy in bad shape

Peter Obi battles Osinbajo at first TV debate

Jerry Gana displaces Donald Duke as SDP presidential flag bearer
Buhari, governors meet in Aso Rock
Electoral Act: Buhari crying more than the bereaved

Klitschko targets rematch with Anthony Joshua

U-20 AFCON: Flying Eagles draw Niger, Burundi, S/Africa in Group A

It’s wrong to assume actresses are prostitutes – Joke Lawal

Daddy Showkey, Burna Boy, others for GOtv Boxing night 17

“Looking for Love Naija” hits TV screens

OAP Honeypot says goodbye to Max F
Scarcity of LAKE Rice hits Lagos markets
Policy consistency crucial for foreign investment – Devakumar Edwin

Leadership

Economy: Tough Times Ahead, PMB Tells Govs
TSA Transaction Value Hit N13.53trn In 2017 – CBN
Post-Primary Crisis: APC Aspirants Set Conditions For Peace
Donnie McClurkin Involved In Ghastly Accident; Says He Was Saved By Two Angels
`You Fail Staff College Courses Thrice, You End Your Career’, Says C-G Customs
2019 Poll: US Warns Against Violence In Nigeria
Oil Communities Must Benefit From 13% Derivation Fund, PMB Insist
We Are Consulting On Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement- Osinbajo
Nigeria Suffered Major Infrastructural Deficite In PDP`S 16 Years Of Rule– Osinbajo
Sowore’s Supporters Protest Exclusion At Debate Venue
Chile To Host 2019 UN Climate Conference
11 Die, 90 Fall Sick After Eating Temple Food, Report
Umahi Sacks Ebonyi Broadcasting Corporation Board Chairman
2019: Five Candidates Partake In VP Debate
PM: Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem As Capital Of Israel
Ebonyi Govt. Donates Laptops To 10 Journalists
Oil Communities Must Benefit From 13% Derivation Fund, PMB Insist
We Are Consulting On Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement- Osinbajo
Nigeria Suffered Major Infrastructural Deficite In PDP`S 16 Years Of Rule– Osinbajo
Sowore’s Supporters Protest Exclusion At Debate Venue
Disconnection: Kaduna Electric Seeks Zazzau Emir’s Support
FG Committed To Better Power Distribution – Fashola
PTDF Plans Establishing Research Laboratories In-country
Firm Unveils New Brand Identity
2019: North In Dilemma Over PMB, Atiku
oAnxiety Over APC, PDP Battle For C/River Gov Seat
2019 Debate: Osinbajo, Obi Exchange Jabs Over Corruption War, Economy Others
2019: Revisiting Taraba APC Primaries And The Fight Withi
Bobby Brown Leads New Edition To Nigeria
Joke Silva, Toyin Abraham, Others In ‘2 Weeks In Lagos ‘
When Small Doctor Shut Down Agege Stadium
FG And ASUU Must Find A Middle Ground
Rituals, Corruption And Politics
2019: Five Candidates Partake In VP Debate
Ebonyi Govt. Donates Laptops To 10 JournalistsUnfulfilled Dreams: Malnutrition Claims More Infants In Nasarawa
NDLEA Arraigns NAHCO Staff For Aiding Hard Drug Shipment
14 Arraigned For allegedly Trading In Money

New Telegraph

2019: Buhari tasks Nigerians on tolerance
JUST IN: EFCC slams money laundering charges against Tunde Ayeni
Senator Obiora has no criminal case – Police
Abuse of 15-yr-old girl: Friends, Ayade’s aides, politicians move to save ex-commissioner
Six-year-old chess prodigy: I want to train my brother to be as good as I am SEYI HUNTER: Most women would cheat if they’re not sexually satisfied
Fake Drugs: I supply my products to Onitsha market, says principal suspect CUPP: A coalition divided against itself
AY, Yemi Solade, others shine at 10th BON Awards 2018
Lack of love, backstabbing tear Nollywood apart
NIGERIAN LIBRARIES IN DECREPIT STATE DESPITE N17BN CONTRACT
Court sacks Donald Duke, declares Jerry Gana SDP presidential candidate
SUKHM PANNU: I Heard Things About Nigeria But I Need To Have My Own ExperienceS
APC, Kashamu in secret deal over Ogun guber
States to access World Bank’s $750m loan
Kalu denies buying Uche Ogah’s property, accuses PDP of low-life campaign
APC: PDP Dubai meeting to destabilise the country MORE NATIONAL NEWS
Cult member: I got a gun to avenge my friend’s murder, burning of my house
Over 11,000 women, youths empowered as Aisha Buhari visits Akwa Ibom
Kaduna FRSC loses 72 officers on duty
Wife of LG boss distributes school materials
Torture: Lagos police command investigates officer
Buhari not a dictator like Obasanjo –Shittu
States to access World Bank’s $750m loan
Fresh breath as Asidere’s Playspot gets new space
Supersand Eagles hold firm to World Cup ticket as Senegal rule Africa
Super 8 crisis: Pinnick, NNL Club Owners meeting ends in deadlock
U-20 AFCON: Nigeria draw South Africa, Niger and Burundi
SUKHM PANNU: I Heard Things About Nigeria But I Need To Have My Own ExperienceS
ILAJE/IJAW PEOPLE: We detest life jackets, yet we don’t die in boat mishaps
Toyin Lawani flays abusive mums Herdsman: I abducted my boss for accusing me of stealing cows

News Headlines Dec 14, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 14, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Afenifere, Ohanaeze back 71 Reps’ bill seeking parliamentary govt
I’m glad Senate didn’t confirm me, says Magu
FG not to blame for electricity crisis —Fashola
Court insists Kashamu, others’ expulsion by PDP remains nullified
Buhari writes N’Assembly, says ‘I’ll lay 2019 budget Dec 19’
Banks’ non-performing loans rise to N2.24tn
EFCC, Bet9ja hold anti-corruption marathon
$93.7m fintech: SystemSpecs, South Sudan firm signs MoU
CBN to track, stop bad debtors from further borrowing
FG declares Ikom, Yala LGAs in Cross River open defecation-free
My people can’t come for Christmas because of herdsmen – Anambra lawmaker
Akwa Ibom communities protest alleged neglect by power firm
Police deploy 2,000 personnel in Akwa Ibom to tackle kidnapping, others
Court remands man for alleged cultism in Rivers
Man jailed 15 years for kidnapping
Police reunite mother, daughter after two-year separation
Group donates food, grinding machines to FCT widows
Soldiers rescue abducted Nasarawa Lawmaker
Two Plateau college students still missing nine months after
I’m glad Senate didn’t confirm me, says Magu
Amosun meets APC reconciliation committee
Protest as F-SARS officer kills truck driver in Lagos
Ekweremadu, Lawan disagree over number of APC, PDP senators
Woman in court for assaulting beverage firm’s employee
Four feared killed in Lagos cult clash, families demand justice
Ritualists abduct sleeping mother’s newborn baby
Osun woman arraigned for pouring hot water on pregnant lady
Fuel tanker explodes in Rivers
Court nullifies APGA’s Anambra South senatorial primary
Ezekwesili promises to reduce poverty if elected President
APC accuses PDP of peddling lies on security
BREAKING: SDP scribe, Gabam, becomes Duke’s presidential running mate
Buhari’s withholding of assent to electoral bill in nation’s interest -Ayogu Eze
Banks’ non-performing loans rise to N2.24tn
When to open multiple bank accounts
Refineries will be repaired without govt fund –Kachikwu
Abdusalami makes a case for fewer political parties
Rangers out of Europa League, Eintracht fans run riot at Lazio
Europa League results
Unique Maradona shirt sold for €12,000
Radiohead, Janet Jackson, Cure lead 2019 Rock Hall of Fame class
PHOTOS: Mercy Aigbe, Desmond Elliot, Iyanya, others attend Buhari’s campaign event
2018 Soundcity MVP awards: Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, others top nomination list
Femi Kuti celebrates as son graduates from varsity
Beyonce, Hillary Clinton attend wedding of India’s richest daughter
Kevin Hart-Oscars fallout: Award may hold without an MC
Orange juice, leafy greens may cause decreased memory loss
Cybercrime, culture and mental health
Scientists to test vaccine made to fight epidemics
JUST IN: Sweden freezes support to UNAIDS until leader removed
Apple to build $1bn campus in Texas
Glo’s iWAN connects NNPC’s 139 operations
Editorial: 2019 polls: Demanding sea change in education
Governance takeaways from the upheaval in France
Angry Obaseki and demonstration farm called Discos
Towards workable university-industry linkage
Who killed them?

The Nation

2019: Buhari’s veto sparks battle of strength in Senate
Minimum wage talks at Villa today
Nigeria signs $1b Intra-Africa trade deal with Afreximbank
Nigeria owes IOCs $5.1b, says NNPC
Senate okays $1 billion cash for Ajaokuta
Insecurity: Kwara APC shelves campaign
‘Intelligence is required most in Boko Haram war’
19 freed as Imo decongests prisons
Oyetola inaugurates committee on Health sector
Seraph youth mega praise holds today
Police arrest five-man robbery gang
President promises adequate reward for party loyalists
LASU will get Faculty of Pharmacy, says Sanwo-Olu
Fayemi honours OAU’s best graduating student
How to check rot in state teaching hospitals, by NMA chief, others
2018 Rugby President Cup final: Cowrie eye revenge over Barewa
Barcelona coaches for Oshoala School Girls Football Clinic
Abu Azeez celebrates 100th beach soccer goal
19th National Sports Festival: Lagos dumps out Delta in squash
19th National Sports Festival: Rivers takes charge of taekwondo
PDP is day dreaming, says Kwara APC chair
‘APC’s victory in by-election was daylight robbbery’
Jibril: Nigeria needs power devolution
Senate okays $1 billion cash for Ajaokuta
N330b fine: MTN pays N165b to NCC
Lalong, farmers seek ways of improving agric yields
ZUMA ’18: Filmmaker Femi Odugbemi, others bag Lifetime Achievement Award
BON Award is foremost pan Nigerian event -Jury
How to check rot in state teaching hospitals, by NMA chief, others
Man, 69, blind, homeless cries for help
Children should not die of preventable deaths (Part 2)
Tenant ‘consumes N1.5m electricity illegally’’
Meat seller charged with secret cult membership
Police probe officer for ‘torturing good samaritan’
Resident seek expansion of Ikotun-Isolo road
WAEC worries over abandoned certificates
Erosion: Calabar community at the edge of the precipice
How photography lifted 10 young Niger Delta women
Navy organises championship to boost officers’ morale
Oil giant Agip celebrates Niger Delta farmers
Rights group advises Fed Govt on renewable energy
11 face court martial at 82 Div, Enugu
‘Thanks for paying our salary arrears’
US-based group gives free health care in Ebonyi
Methodist prelate: Nigeria paying for neglecting youths

ThisDay
22 House Members Move to Return Nigeria to Parliamentary System of Govt
Obasanjo: Don’t Instigate Press War, Fani-Kayode Warns Presidency
WTO Lists Benefits of AfCFTA for Nigeria, Others
Your Loyalty will Be Rewarded in 2019, Buhari Assures Supporters
OPL 245: FG Sues Shell, Eni for $1.1bn
House Members Threaten to Boycott Buhari’s Budget Presentation Wednesday
Magu: I Have Only One House
Buhari Appoints Hassan as New Minister of Environment
PDP, CUPP: INEC Plotting to Create Illegal Polling Centres in Chad, Niger
No diaspora voting in 2019, electoral umpire assures
CAN Denies Endorsing Buhari for Second Term
Onnoghen Orders Appointment of More Judges into Election Petition Tribunal Panels
Nigeria, AFREXIM Sign $1bn Loan Facility for Export Promotion Programme
Ekweremadu, Lawan Disagree over Numbers of APC, PDP Senators
People’s Will Must Prevail in 2019, Buhari Insists
Again, Governors Resolve to Meet Buhari over N30,000 Minimum Wage
FG Has Politicised Security, Says Wike
Towards Paradigm Shift for a Nigeria
That Ken Nnamani Outburst Against PDP
The Choice Before Ndi Imo
In Search of Transformational Leaders
Nosak Supports Drive for Domestic Production
Eczellon Capital Seeks MAN’s Partnership
NSE Recognises Market Operators for Performance, Compliance
Maritime Stakeholders Decry Sector’s Poor Contribution to GDP
Boosting Manpower Development in Aviation
Huge Debts, Recruitment May Push FAAN Into Bankruptcy’
Anthony Nzeako: Propagating Umukabia and the UN Goal For Sustainable Development
Clergy Harps on Unity Among Churches
Sanwo-Olu Makes Surprise Appearance at The Lord Chosen’s Hope for the Needy
Simba Group Endows Female Tricycle Riders
Gerard Bertrand Holds Wine Tasting In Lagos
Dufil Group Carts Away Eight Medals at 2018 ADVAN Awards
EDITORIAL: HIGH RATE OF ROAD ACCIDENTS

Daily Trust

Shopping for the holiday season
Suspected cultist in police net over firearm possession
Tenant bathes landlord’s pregnant wife with hot water
Man, 24, bags 5 years imprisonment for sodomy
Abductors of Benue NARTO officials demand N50m ransom
2019: Sowore protests non-inclusion among presidential debaters
2019: I will tackle poverty headlong if elected president – Ezekwesili
2019: INEC rules out Diaspora voting for IDPs
BREAKING: Process for selection of private investors for refineries concluded – Buhari
Fuel subsidy removal, key issue FG must address – Kachkiwu
BREAKING!!! Reps want Nigeria returned to Parliamentary system
Non-executive director for Chams
Lagos police nab five in-traffic robbers
Yuletide: NAFRC opens new park for kids
Late Vienna goal knocks Rangers out of Europa League
I’ll use technology to tackle insecurity – SDP guber candidate
2019: ‘Why campaign of calumny should stop’
Giroud stunner earns Chelsea late draw at Vidi
FCT, Rivers win beach volleyball gold
Ondo, Plateau advance to volleyball final
Air Peace begins MMA2 operations in January
NGOs call for commitment to end sexual, gender-based violence
Okam indigenes in FCT target N5m to expand community intervention
Martin Luther Agwai: The peace loving General @ 70
2019: Opposition versus state institutions
Three women
A look into Nigerians’ assessments of Buhari administration
Obi, Igbos and the wisdom of the West
Lessons from MA Abubakar’s politics without bitterness
UK Brexit: I won’t lead Tories into election – May
UNITED STATES: US unveils plan to counter Russia, China influence in Africa
SOUTH AFRICA: Zuma ordered to refund the state for his legal fees
Suspected cultist in police net over firearm possession
Man, 24, bags 5 years imprisonment for sodomy
Politics is making Zamfara’s health sector sick (a multimedia presentation)
Editorial: War against substance abuse
SON shuts 7 lubricant shops in Kogi, seizes substandard products
Outsourced UCH staff protest over 30 months salary arrears
FG working on early implementation of new minimum wage — SGF
In Sokoto, it’s income boom for onion farmers
A quick look into turkey farming
Our farmlands have been seized, Kano farmers’ enclave petitions FG
India offers N20m grant to digitize NIIA’s library
Buhari supports 65-year retirement age for teachers – Minister
Poor budget implementation affects Ogun’s education sector
And the devil came calling (II)
Muslim scholars move to fight Islamophobia
Muslim group to pay exam fees for students
Burna Boy, Wande Coal, Daddy Showkey, Teni to thrill fans at GOtv Boxing Night on Dec 28
Jammal ‘White Nigerian’ nominated for Future Awards
Orientation agency partners one Nigerian Reality Project to promote peace
Court restrains Kogi governor, assembly from tampering with CJ

New Telegraph

Buhari: We’re ready to fight oil sabotage in N’Delta
2019: People’s will must prevail – Buhari
INEC, Buhari plotting to Rig with Illegal Polling Centers in Chad, Niger – PDP
General Overseer abducted moments after church service
Ensuring safe motherhood, child delivery
2019: Osinbajo takes campaign to door posts of Lagosians
Reps threaten boycott as Buhari presents 2019 budget Dec 19
LASCOPA raids supermarket, confiscates expired products
Salako-Oyedele: Why we must tackle poverty, illiteracy among women
INSPECTOR HEADS ROBBERY GANG, CHEATS MEMBER of N2.8M: Suspect storms police station, surrenders self to expose crooked SARS officer
Two nabbed while planning abduction
Police arrest five suspected traffic robbers
Wike accuses FG of politising national security
Ensuring safe motherhood, child delivery
Salako-Oyedele: Why we must tackle poverty, illiteracy among women
APC to PDP: Elections’ll not be won on lies
Telecoms input to GDP hits N4.7trn in 9 months
Biafran leader arraigned after three months in detention, remanded
Telecoms input to GDP hits N4.7trn in 9 months
AHCN mulls construction of 37,000 housing units
Ganduje promises better deal for labour
Group tasks FG on increased funding for agriculture
Lawal slams Rohr over tech c’mtte
It’s tough to stop Hazard –Balogun
Osimhen to remain with Charleroi amid interest from Ajax
WAFU Cup: F’Eagles target final slot against Mali
Reekado Banks unveils Banks Music, days after announcing Mavin Records’ exit
Gunmen kidnap Benue NARTO chairman, secretary, demand N50m ransom
Calabar comes alive with traffic lights
Obaseki: Edo to boost agric sector with N5bn
Fayemi, World Bank, others laud Akeredolu on FOWOSO
Duke: We don’t need peace accord for elections
ONSA funds: EFCC prefers 59-count charge against Okupe

Vanguard

Funding Of S-East Devt Commission Worries Ohanaeze
South-East Economy Looks Forward To 2nd Niger Bridge
National Sports Festival: Lagos Loses Cycling Gold
Rural Electrification: Licensing Competition, Expatriate Quota Halt Progress — Experts
Local Content: NCC To Fund Research In Tertiary Institutions
Akeredolu Appoints Interim Chairmen For 18 LGs
Anambra Assembly Passes N157.17bn 2019 Budget
Gridlock: LASG Vows To Enforce Transport Sector Reform Law
Reggae Music As International Cultural Treasure
Subsidy: Reps Summon Finance Minister, NNPC Boss, PPPRA, Others
EFCC Appointments: Ibibio Youths Flay Buhari For Excluding S-South, S-East
Ekiti Gets World Bank’s $3m For Vocational Education
PIB: ‘Buhari Doesn’t Have Positive Plan For Niger- Delta’
Ensure N30,000 New Minimum Wage Kicks-Off Jan, OPS Tasks FG
Jakande At 80: Ex-Gov Remains My Leader — AGBAJE
Zoning Controversy Causes Mass Defection In Anambra APGA
We’re Still Operating In Delta — Shell
I won’t rush action on PIB – Buhari
EFCC slams 59-count money laundering charge against Okupe
Until fuel subsidy is removed, fuel crisis remains imminent – Kachikwu
Anambra South: Court sacks APGA Senatorial candidate, nullifies primary election result
Breaking: Reps threaten to boycott Buhari’s 2019 budget presentation next week
Police contradict self over legality of having sex in car
Nigeria wants its bronze statues back but British wants to loan it to us
Jakande at 80: Ex-gov remains my leader — AGBAJE
No vacancy in Alausa for PDP, others — LPM
2019 polls: Pro-Sanwoolu group holds public awareness
2019: Buhari re-assures int’l community of free, credible, peaceful polls
FG has politicised security —Wike
National Sports Festival: Lagos loses cycling gold
Rangers set to cut Ejaria loose
South Africa in moves to host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations
Unique Maradona shirt sold for 12,000 euros
‘Majority’ back 48-team Qatar World Cup, says Infantino
Radiohead, Janet Jackson, Cure lead 2019 Rock Hall of Fame class
Simi, Falz, Ahmed Musa headline nominees for 2018 The Future Award
FIRS generates N5trn, targets N5.3tr by year end
Libel suit: I have only one house —Magu
35 erring NYSC members sanctioned in Lagos

The Sun
71 Reps seek return to parliamentary govt
2019 budget: Rowdy session as Reps fume
Why Buhari didn’t sign Electoral Bill – Presidency
2019: Yakasai tacitly endorses Atiku for president
SDP replaces Duke’s running mate, Junaid Mohammed, with Shehu Gabam
Electoral Act controversy: I’m not desperate — Buhari
Presidency, Senate fight over 2019 budget
Tanker explosion kills 2 in Rivers
Kogi PDP youths urge Sartaki to swear in Alfa
Court restrains Kogi gov from removing CJ
2019 budget: Rowdy session as Reps fume
2019: It’s time to send PDP packing from Abia – Otti
APC postpones governorship campaign in Kwara over insecurity
Ezekwesili promises poverty reduction, if elected
There may be revolution in 2019 if… – Chris Sodje
Tax receipts now stand at N5tr – FIRS
NSE lists 406.07m SAHCO shares
Fidelity Bank produces new 13 millionnaires in promo
Union Bank shines at Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility awards
Elections
The high school reunion
Why North should not take the rest of Nigeria for granted
For progress, you need to change the play not the players (1)
Eight tears for the South, eight years for the North and zero years for Nigeria
Idris Kpotum Ibrahim: No! for 2019 elections
Miscellaneous election matters
Crisis looms as Fulani herders, Hausa farmers resumes hostility in Kaduna
Wike: Toast to the people’s governor
Okowa’s wife harps on mindset change for teachers
How possessive lover almost tore me away from family, friends – Pascal Ageh, OAP
An uncommon birthday for an uncommon man
Court restrains Kogi gov from removing CJ
Mbaka and the prophetic burden
This humbling journey through life

Leadership

Candidates Protest Exclusion From Presidential Debate
Senate Approves $1bn For Completion Of Ajaokuta Steel
Nigeria Crude Oil Production To Hit 2.5mbd In 2019 – Kachikwu
Amosun Shuns Reconciliation Meeting, As Ambode Shettima Urge Submission To APC Supremacy
2019: No Cause For Alarm Over Appeal Court Ruling – Rivers APC
FG Endorses 65 Year Retirement Age For Teachers
Ending Violence Against Women In Nigeria: To What Extent?
How A Doctor Helped Turn Lagos Swamp To Sustainable Trade Zone
Obi, Igbos And The Wisdom Of Yoruba People
Nigerian Women Leading In Poverty – UN
Fashola Inspects Loko-Oweto Bridge
‘The Voice’ Final Four Revealed
K1 Ultimate Cancels Performances After Losing Saxophonist
Juliet Ibrahim, Olamide Headline MTV Base’s ‘Back To The 90s’ Party
9mobile Offers Bonus Data On MiFi Devices
Demi Lovato Tops Google’s List Of Trending Search 2018
Nigerian Women Leading In Poverty – UN
NASCON Launches New Dangote Seasoning Cubes
Negative Sentiment Persists As Stock Market Dips By 0.24%
ICT Sector Contributes N4.7trn To GDP In 9 Months
Glo Offers Customers 400 Games On Mobile App
Experts Express Concerns Over Alleged Insertion Into Reviewed NBC Act
Surrender PVCs In Your Possession Or Face Prosecution, NIS Warns Foreigners ‘Why Kwara APC Guber Campaign Flag-off Was Postponed’
2019: No Cause For Alarm Over Court Ruling – Rivers APC
EDITORIAL: APC Undoing Itself In Ogun, Imo And Zamfara
Liverpool Fan Describing Mo Salah’s Goal To A Blind Supporter Surfaces
2018 Rugby President Cup Final: Barewa RFC To Face Cowrie RFC
Jack De Belin: NRL Player Charged With Sexual Assault
‘The Voice’ Final Four Revealed
Demi Lovato Tops Google’s List Of Trending Search 2018
How A Doctor Helped Turn Lagos Swamp To Sustainable Trade Zone
Obi, Igbos And The Wisdom Of Yoruba People
Drug Abuse Among Youths: Causes And Solutions (2)
Where’s The Devil In The Electoral Bill?
Ending Violence Against Women In Nigeria: To What Extent?
Buratai Charges Troops To End Banditry In Zamfara
Anambra Assembly Approves N157.1bn Budget For 2019
Hate Speech, Fake News Threat To 2019 Elections – Lai Moh’d
Delta Assembly Passes N390.3bn Appropriation Bill
Police Prohibit Offensive Weapons, Destruction Of Billboards During Campaigns
N5bn Suit: No House Was Traced To My Wife – Magu
Obafemi Wins 9mobile Photography Competition
Total Cure For HIV To Be Achieved In 10 Years, Says NACA Boss

The Guardian
Reps begin push for parliamentary system
Nigeria files $1b suit against Shell, Eni in UK
EFCC files 59 charges against Doyin Okupe
Stray bullet kills tanker driver in Lagos
Court bars Kogi government from probing, suspending chief judge, chief registrar
RCCG ends faith summit
Police arraign 51 adherents of Judaism in Umuahia for terrorism, felony
FG lays foundation of gold refinery in Ogun
I have only one house, Magu tells court
Port Harcourt zone emerges winner in intra-command championship
Man United may face Porto or Barca in Champions League knock out stage
Delta clinches 2018 sports festival title, hits 85 gold
Nigerian swim school start-up wins African Entrepreneurship Award grant
How Rivers athlete Itsekiri won 100m gold at Abuja 2018 sports festival
Golfers brace for Copa Cobana tourney in Brazil
Clamour mounts for expansion of candidates in presidential debate
‘It’s disservice to Nigeria if PDP returns to power in 2019’
‘Campaign to free Lagos is quest for democracy’
‘INEC must shun incumbent interest to prevent election violence’
South African Artist Arrested Over Sex ArtWork
Kanye West Calls Out Drake
Donnie McClurkin survives accident four days after Experience concert
December concerts in Lagos: Protect yourself
Editorial: Begin Ogoniland cleanup now!
AFCON’s marketability threatened by hosting turmoil
‘New investments in key sectors to drive Nigeria, Norway trade ties’s
‘Maritime industry has capacity to drive economy’
Experts seek incentives to boost retail investors’ stake in stock market
Volatility persists as stock market plunges further by 0.24%
Improving access to affordable housing by the common man
Our country of supreme evil
Oyedepo’s antithetical gift to Buhari!
Was Abacha a much better national security officer?
NCC moves to order telecom operators to refund illegal deductions from subscribers

News Headlines Dec 13, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 13, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
APC, PDP Reps clash over unsigned electoral bill
LAUTECH undergraduate stabs boyfriend to death
APC, EFCC planning to cripple PDP states –Secondus
Police torture good Samaritan for trying to free extortion victim
Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje in war of words over Lagos gov poll
‘It’s time for Atiku to be President’
EFCC asks Supreme Court to affirm interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m
Driver absconds with boss’ car in Ibadan, arrested in Akwa Ibom
APC, PDP Reps clash over unsigned electoral bill
UPDATED: UEFA Champions League tables
APC, EFCC planning to cripple PDP states –Secondus
Have sex in car, go to jail, Lagos police counters Sogunle
Army arrests suspected gunrunners, seizes 44 rifles in Niger
Police torture good Samaritan for trying to free extortion victim
Yoruba group backs Agbaje, kicks against Tinubu’s dominance
Buhari’s minister resigns
Army holds private burial for 100 soldiers killed by Boko Haram
National Assembly delaying presentation of N8.7tn budget estimates —FG
Feed formulation: Key to successful Driver absconds with boss’ car in Ibadan, arrested in Akwa Ibom
Army arrests suspected gunrunners, seizes 44 rifles in Niger
Court remands 16-year-old pupil who stabbed schoolmate to death
Car wash attendant jailed for stealing customers’ property
FG disburses N5m loan to 500 traders in Jigawa
‘It’s time for Atiku to be President’
APC, EFCC planning to cripple PDP states –Secondus
Buhari’s minister vows to work against Oyo APC candidate
Osinbajo not buying votes with TraderMoni, say APC Reps
NCDMB unveils list of profitable vessels for Nigerian shipowners
SIFAX Group rewards 60 employees
NPA concessions Warri Old Port terminal B
FIRS generates N5tn, targets N5.3tn by year-end
Value addition business ideas for entrepreneurs (2)
Exploring opportunities in local rice farming
Femi Kuti celebrates as son graduates from varsity
Beyonce, Hillary Clinton attend wedding of India’s richest daughter
Kevin Hart-Oscars fallout: Award may hold without an MC
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ now most-streamed 20th century song
I like Nigerian food, says Blac Chyna
I was lucky to win Face of Images – Spunkies
JUST IN: Sweden freezes support to UNAIDS until leader removed
WHO rates Nigeria low in health coverage
Health insurance key to achieving UHC – Sonaiya
IHSAN boss seeks FG, investors collaboration
‘Training boosts care providers’ businesses’
Glo’s iWAN connects NNPC’s 139 operations
Nigeria’s 5G ambition raises job, infrastructure concerns
ICT makes life easier for people living with disabilities – US Consul General
Microsoft challenges Nigeria to use technology to address unemployment
Editorial: Chibok girls: Buhari’s call for foreign assistance
Father Mbaka’s book of lamentations
2018 Electoral Act: What Buhari should do
Enforcing ban on Okada in the FCT
Lamps of our past
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (III)

The Nation

INEC: we’ll conduct 2019 polls with existing laws
Sign Electoral Amendment Bill now, Atiku, Ezekwesili tell Buhari
$8.1b dispute: Court adjourns MTN, CBN case to next year
Court okays nullified Rivers APC congresses
Southwest: Buhari and lessons from Tinubu, Ambode by Shettima
Abdul-Mutallab: I wish to see my son
FIRS generates N5trn revenue
Compulsory health insurance scheme coming, says Osinbajo
Poly lecturers begin indefinite strike
Rectors urge govts, union to embrace dialogue
Southeast to get commission as Senate passes bill
2019 Budget: Buhari awaits National Assembly’s nod for presentation
Electoral Amendment Bill: Legal Dept responsible for flaws, say APC Reps
455 amnesty beneficiaries undergoing vocational training
APC tackles Atiku over late signing of peace pact
‘Missing’ scripts row at open varsity
MAPOLY suspends SUG election as committee chair goes missing
2019 as turning point for paradigm shift in governance
Evans and the fight against kidnapping
Hijab: What the law says
Honing graduates’ skills for jobs
Dialogue of the deaf
$8.1b dispute: Court adjourns MTN, CBN case to next year
Ajax chases Osimhen
Nigeria qualifies for Beach Soccer World Cup
Anderson Bankole relishes Oshonaike’s, Toriola’s upsets
Sports Festival: Two-gold medallist, Musa hails mum, Akwa Ibom
Lagos dominates squash event at 19th National Sports Festival
GOtv Boxing Night 17 : Oyeleye gets new opponent as injury rules out Mwankemwa
President Sall presents new book to public
Yuletide: Obaseki celebrates Edo market women
Adamu to Obasanjo: You are pushing your luck too far
$8.1b dispute: Court adjourns MTN, CBN case to next year
FIRS generates N5trn revenue
How we deployed technology to save Ijora bridge, by contractor
Arewa Festival and Award berths in Lagos
UNILAG student wins Vlisco Fashion Fund
Depression… bouncing to life from the abyss
NCDC assures on readiness to fight Lassa fever, other diseases
Celebrities, Zeneral Consulting harp on fight against cancer
Attack LASEMA officials, face the music, GM warns
Public car sex a crime, says Edgal
‘How I survived breast cancer’
Lagos urged to eradicate illiteracy
Poly lecturers commence indefinite strike
LASPOTECH shuns ASUP strike

ThisDay

Buhari’s Minister Resigns, Becomes Emir of Nasarawa
Senate Passes Bill for Establishment of South East Development Commission
Agbaje: Business Community Threatened Not to Donate to My Campaign
Says Tinubu, APC paying lip service to democracy
APC Asks Supreme Court to Sack Tambuwal
ECOWAS Court Bars NBC from Censoring Political Broadcast
Buhari, Okowa, Sultan Call for Unity at Olu of Warri’s Anniversary
FG Blames N’Assembly for Delay in 2019 Budget Presentation
Submit to APC’s Supremacy, Ambode, Shettima Urge Aggrieved Aspirants
ASUU: No Regret Stopping Gowon, Soyinka from Speaking at Uniabuja Event
Health Workers Threaten to Down Tools Nationwide over Unpaid Arrears
Lagos CP Counters Shogunle, Says Having Public Sex is Indecent, Illegal
NPA Concessions Old Warri Port’s Terminal B
Asset Forfeiture: Patience Jonathan, EFCC Know Fate March 8
Next Level: FG to Provide Premium-free Health Insurance to Poor, Says Osinbajo
Peoples Trust Faults Decision of Election Debate Group
Nigerians Should Forget the PDP’
Peoples Trust Faults Decision of Election Debate Group
‘Do Politicians Know What They are Doing When They Arm Hungry People?’
‘Nigeria is the Most Skewed Federal Structure in the World’
Shittu: I Can’t Campaign for APC Candidate in Oyo
Presidency: We Don’t Take Obasanjo’s Utterances Seriously Anymore
FG, MDAs Expended $8.28bn on Medicals, School Fees in 2017
EFInA: Digital Payment Increases from 12% to 16% in Two Years
Nigeria Needs Digital Skills to Grow Economy, Says DBI Boss
Report Highlights 2019 Customers’ Business Expectations
Uduje: Innovative Solutions Will Transform Businesses, Sustain Growth
NCC, ALTON to Discuss Broadband at NITRA Forum
Nigeria First to Qualify for Beach Soccer World Cup
FIFA BEACH SOCCER WORLD CUP Coach Ejo targets trophy in Friday’s final Duro Ikhazuagbe Nigeria…
Golf: Nigeria Secures Membership of Europe PGA
Usheoritse, Boluwatife Emerge Fastest Man and Woman in Abuja
Stakeholders Applaud Bet9ja/EFCC National Anti-corruption Marathon Initiative
Real Madrid Suffers Record Home Loss to CSKA Moscow
Gov Udom Honoured for Assisting Eagles Qualify for World Cup
Sterling Named EPL Player of the Month of November
Toriola Wins Men’s Table Tennis Single Event for Akwa Ibom
Giving Life to Indigent Sickle Cell Carriers
Foundation Canvasses for Adequate Nutrition to Tackle Pneumonia in Children
At Diaspora Summit, Adewale Solicits Functional Health Services in Nigeria
Foundation Takes Diabetes Awareness to Nigerians
Lagos Partners Stakeholders to Improve Infant, Young Child Feeding
NLC Blames Nigeria’s Political Class for Failed Health Sector
Boost for Social Protection Programmes in Osun

The Sun

Cohen sentenced to 3 years after implicating Trump in hush-money scandal
2019: Atiku finally signs Peace Accord
Buhari’s minister resigns, to resume as Emir of Nasarawa
Support for Atiku in 2019: Obasanjo irrelevant, confused – Presidency
US congratulates presidential candidates, political parties on peace accord
Rivers: Appeal Court strikes out APC appeal against squashed congresses
Nazareth preserves its Arab traditions as Christmas draws near
Cohen sentenced to 3 years after implicating Trump in hush-money scandal
2019: Atiku finally signs Peace Accord
Buhari’s minister resigns, to resume as Emir of Nasarawa
Support for Atiku in 2019: Obasanjo irrelevant, confused – Presidency
US congratulates presidential candidates, political parties on peace accord
Rivers: Appeal Court strikes out APC appeal against squashed congresses
Nazareth preserves its Arab traditions as Christmas draws near
2019: El-Rufai launches campaign, urges citizens to vote for Buhari
Buratai cautions media against fake news
2019: Atiku finally signs Peace Accord
2019: Only God can stop Buhari – Bature
Follow Ambode’s example, Shettima tells aggrieved members
2019: Crisis won’t affect APC’s chances – Adeyeye
Presidential contest: Atiku’ll defeat Buhari in north – Satumari
NSE lists 406.07m SAHCO shares
Fidelity Bank produces new 13 millionnaires in promo
Union Bank shines at Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility awards
Customs FOU Zone A intercepts contraband worth N5.1bn, Comptroller rejects N50m bribe
NDIC expresses concern over evolution of digital currencies
Raheem Sterling named November Premier League Player of the Month
Miscellaneous election matters
Ripples from the Metele Massacre
US court awards $125,000 to woman unwittingly used in HIV ad
French police hunt Christmas market attacker
Pope removes two cardinals hit by s*x scandals as advisers
Don’t allow politicians hijack your office, Dickson tells Bayelsa CP
Minister resigns to assume office as Emir of Nasarawa
Delta Assembly passes 2018 Supplementary Budget of N27b
Impostors: How police unmask Abuja men who pose as women
Pomp, pageantry as Saviour’s Ministries celebrates 2018 Adult Anniversary in style
Man drowns during baptism in Ghana
Overeating teenagers risk shortening future generations’ lifespan – study
2019: Atiku finally signs Peace Accord
Canada releases Huawei CFO on bail as Trump plans intervention
US court awards $125,000 to woman unwittingly used in HIV ad

Daily Trust
Governors’ forum lauds Ribadu on anti-corruption award
NAF to introduce mandatory fitness test in 2019 — CAS
Plateau IDPs to return home before Dec. 31 — STF Commander
Troops arrest 3 gun runners, recover 44 rifles in Niger
NDA Regular Course 5 donates N25m e-library to alma mater
Hard work will be rewarded this time around, Buhari tells supporters
2019: Honour peace accord, U.S. urges presidential candidates
I will be a bastard to support APC guber candidate – Buhari’s minister
2019: Gang up against Buhari, APC will fail – El-Rufai
Police most violator of human rights, survey finds
Governors’ forum lauds Ribadu on anti-corruption award
NAF to introduce mandatory fitness test in 2019 — CAS
Plateau IDPs to return home before Dec. 31 — STF Commander
APC asks Supreme Court to sack Tambuwal
Yobe assembly speaker resigns
I won’t support APC gov’ship candidate in Oyo – Shittu
Izang: Beating Ochei at Plateau Governors Cup tells me where I’m heading
400 golfers for Daily Trust President Cup in Jos
Plateau Governor’s Golf Cup winner gets car, N864,000 prize
2019: IATA predicts N109.3bn loss for Nigeria, other African carriers
Axxela, WAPCo sign pact to export 15m scuf/day gas to Togo
FG to grant waivers on imported equipment for A/Ibom refinery
Alleged murder: Court admits dismissed cop to N5m bail
Court sentences scavenger to 2 months in prison for car seat theft
Traditional ruler tasks residents on education
2019: Opposition versus state institutions
Three women
Educating the boy-child: Panacea to domestic violence
The bright future of corruption in Nigeria
Why Southwest APC must reconcile
VENEZUELA: Maduro accuses U.S. official of plotting invasion
HUNGARY: Chaos as parliament passes ‘slave law’ on overtime
SYRIA: ‘Seven mass graves found’ in former IS stronghold
Police nab 16 over attempted murder, robbery
Undergraduate allegedly stabs boyfriend to death
Traditional ruler’s wife to hang for killing husband
Editorial: FG’s huge debt to oil marketers
BREAKING: Babachir in Villa, 13 months after sack
Why I stood against confirmation of Buhari’s nominees – Shehu San
ASUP strike: Yabatech lecturers comply, as students write final exams
Poor budget implementation affects Ogun’s education sector
FG, Kogi move to curb the fear of math among girls
Australian university seeks PTDF collaboration
NESREA forum explores waste to wealth, environmental governance
Melting of Greenland’s ice sheet has ‘gone into overdrive’
Unilever gives N18m grant for waste management

The Guardian

Atiku, Ezekwesili sign peace accord
How to make 5G service work in Nigeria, by experts
I’m yet to get National Assembly nod on 2019 budget, says Buhari
Senate passes bill for establishment of South East development commission
FIRS generates N5tr, targets N5.3tr by year-end
‘We’ve spent about N12b on rehabilitation in North East’
EFCC secures one year conviction for job scammer
Delta House of Assembly passes N27.5 billion extra budget
ECOWAS court bars NBC from censorship of political broadcasts
Joshua is best in heavyweight division, says De La Hoya
Sacked Yaya Toure returns to London in search of new club
100 children receive chess training in Ikorodu
QNB group appoints Neymar as global brand ambassador
NFF in disarray as teams ‘pull out’ of Super 8 playoff
‘Delta will host a befitting National Sports Festival in 2020’
How Ogun crisis challenged Southwest PDP rally
Rivers APC won’t field candidates in 2019, court affirms
Accept election defeat now, APC tells PDP
Shittu vows to work against Adelabu’s candidacy in Oyo
Editorial: The President’s frequent blunders abroad
Top ten tips to have a healthier Christmas
Maiden IATF begins with calls for pro-Africa integration talks
African airlines to lose $300m in 2019, says IATA
Arik restores Warri, Gombe, MMA2 operators
ILGL, Quanta seal pact on blockchain investments
jonathan’s book and litany of omissions
Dariye and the joys of VIP criminal
Osun: How the media underdevelop Nigeria
A new war for an old man
More herbal remedies for cancer
Top ten tips to have a healthier Christmas
How drinking orange juice, aerobic exercise boosts brain power by 50%
Christmas, 100% fruit juice and cardiovascular diseases
Corona students achieve feat in global contest
Foundation tasks Nigerian leaders, youth on development
Battle for the soul of FUOYE
I gained admission after four attempts, says FUTA’s best graduating student

News Headlines Dec 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
2019: Obasanjo’s support won’t save Atiku from defeat – FG
Senate pays Dariye N85.5m allowances in prison
PDP kicks as Kashamu gets party’s flag in Ogun
Mass defection hits APC in Akwa Ibom
Truck crushes four traders to death in Ibadan
Jubilations in Ekiti as court dismisses suit against Fayemi
Lagos pastor defiles church member’s twin daughters
Between Am tired and I’m tired
Senate pays Dariye N85.5m allowances in prison
Buhari regretting Obasanjo’s desertion – PDP
Buhari can’t match Atiku in character, integrity, PDP tells APC
We raided Orji son’s apartment, not Atiku’s —EFCC
I’ll free Lagosians from godfatherism – Agbaje
‘How oil marketers stole $8.4m AGO’
DAPPMAN suspends depot closure, gives FG five-day grace
Of angry governors and weaponisation of dissent
Wives jostle for late lawmaker’s seat
Kidnappers kill Ondo poly lecturer over late payment of ransom
N118m dud cheques: Court dismisses Prophet Ayorinde’s suit against police
Protest as police arraign Sowore’s supporters for destroying campaign posters
Doctors give Akeredolu an ultimatum to stop kidnapping in Ondo
Man lands in jail for stealing to impress girlfriend
Church to probe ‘Gucci priest’ over Instagram photos
CP orders investigation into alleged attempt to kill Mbaka
Ezekwesili threatens to lead protest over unsigned electoral bill
Senate public hearing: INEC, PDP trade blame over rigging
FAAN suspends service interruption in three airports
DMO lists FG’s second N100bn Sukuk on NSE
Abia community protests alleged negligence by NNPC
Grid expansion meaningless without recapitalisation of Discos – TCN
Oando partners Energia on multi-billion naira projects in Delta
Come to Italy, Ronaldo urges Messi
‘Falcons must beat Norway’
South Africa among potential hosts for 2019 AFCON – CAF
Robben confirms Bayern exit
Lagos youngster sends favourite Oshonaike crashing at NSF
Golf: Oboh faces tough test in Morocco
Interactive
Between Am tired and I’m tired
Council hails Buhari’s assent of NOUN amendment bill
Indigent students get scholarship awards at First Technical University
How Africa can provide leadership to the world needs
FG unveils e-learning portal for civil servants
‘West Africa yet to institutionalise research for economic growth’
Netflix will debut first African original series in 2019
My fiancée broke my heart by marrying someone else –Soso Soberekon
I feel underrated in music industry –GT the Guitarman
Glo’s iWAN connects NNPC’s 139 operations
Editorial: EFCC and 2019 elections’ credibility
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (III)

The Nation

2019: Knocks for Obasanjo over anti-Buhari comment
CBN, EFCC to punish forex policy violators
Reject desperate candidates, CAN advises Nigerians
Dr Orekunrin Brown’s Flying Doctors operate deceitfully, says witness
Oni’s case crumbles as court okays Fayemi
Buhari: why I defeated Jonathan in 2015
Much ado over Electoral Act
MMA2 not indebted to FAAN, says Bi-Courtney
2019: Olawepo-Hashim leads Atiku, Buhari in social media engagements
Ogun targets 2030 for adult literacy, proficiency
Man charged with attacking daughter with knife, iron
ASUU strike: It’s unlawful to stop salaries, says Falana
Okowa gets backing from ex-militants, youths
I’m authentic Ogun PDP governorship candidate, says Kashamu
DDB Lagos, Insight Publicis win big at advertising awards
Fear of exams grips OAU students
NSF: Lagos, Delta thrill handball fans
2018 National Sports Festival: Oshonaike out, Toriola advances in table tennis event
Ahead of France 2019: We must give our all against Nigeria, admits Korea coach
LET Qualifying School finals: This will be my toughest test, says Oboh
Ibrahimovic set to return to Galaxy
Adesokan wins South Africa International Badminton Championship
We will prepare hard for 2019 World Cup – Falcons’ coach
‘My agenda for Osun Central’
Kano PRP candidate seeks issue-based campaign
‘ADC stands with CUPP on Atiku’
‘Maritime can generate N3tr yearly’
Signal Alliance, Microsoft, Cisco collaborate on Azure Stack
Smile,Taxify partner on 4G connectivity
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The Heart of Corruption
Seven feared killed as hoodlums clash in Lagos
Owners seek compensation for demolished house
CJ inaugurates 47 sheriffs to quicken trials, justice
Court: prophet must face trial over alleged dud cheque
Osun varsity lecturers refuse to resume
Poverty alleviation versus 2019
Mummy thought I was dummy, by marathoner
Udom meets Akwa Ibom in Abuja
Govt. College Ughelli Old Boys reunite

ThisDay

CBN Includes Fertiliser among Items ‘Not Valid for Foreign Exchange’
Nigerian Army Has Committed War Crimes against Humanity, Says ICC
FG, ASUU Meeting Inconclusive
Julius Berger Honours 578 Long-serving Personnel
Accord Party Candidate Urges Nigerians to Reject Buhari, Atiku
You Aren’t Messenger of God, PDP Tells Oshiomhole
Kogi Farmers to Benefit from $200m World Bank Project
Ezekwesili Urges Buhari to Sign Electoral Bill
I Must Free Lagos from You, Agbaje Tells Tinubu
As Suntrust, San Leon Return to Trenches
Unpaid Subsidy Claims: Depot Owners Give Five-day Grace
Fashola: Completion of Zik Mausoleum Not to Bribe Igbo
Court Bars LADOL from Ejecting Samsung from Lagos Free Zone
Court Shifts NBA President, Usoro’s Arraignment to Dec 18
PDP Not Superior to Judiciary, Kashamu Insists
GDPN Presidential Candidate Begins Campaign in Bayelsa
Thugs Are Aligning to Take Power, ANRP Guber Aspirant Warns
APC, PDP Are Two Sides of a Bad Coin, says Durotoye
ADP Threatens Legal Action Against CUPP
WORKING AGAIN OR NEXT LEVEL
Olawepo-Hashim Accuses APC, PDP of Playing Games with Nigeria’s Stability
Human Capital Development Key to Nigeria’s Growth, says Ezekwesili
South-east Plans Multi-billion Dollars Regional Economic Integration Projects
CMD Moves to Bridge Dearth of Manpower
We Will Continue to Advocate Policies to Support Private Sector, Says LCCI
Sugar Council Introduces Measures to Check Flooding, Others
Dennerby: Falcons Not Going to Make up the Numbers in France
Ronaldo Challenges Messi to Join Him in Italy
Spurs Can Cause Barca Upset, Says Pochetino
NPFL NEWS… Ezenwa: Why I Dumped Enyimba for Katsina Utd
CAF BEACH SOCCER: Supersand Eagles Defeats Libya, Ready for Tanzania
EDITORIAL: 2019 POLL: AVERTING A CATASTROPHE

The Sun

2019: APGA begs Bianca Ojukwu
EFCC arrests ex-Abia gov TA Orji’s son
Boko Haram perpetrating heinous crimes in North East – Buratai
Amnesty urges ICC to probe Boko Haram atrocities
FG hits back at Obasanjo
Grand corruption Nigeria’s greatest problem – Osinbajo
Vote buying: Saraki, Dogara tackle security agencies
Buratai cautions media against fake news
50 arrested for tree felling in Niger
Raid on Atiku’s sons’ home: PDP now fake news harbinger – Presidency
Power generation: TCN targets 20,000 megawatts by 2021
How to make millions from soap making
85% of goods imported through seaports in Nigeria –Folarin
Why Nigeria’s $7bn shipping potential remains untapped
CBN assures manufacturers, farmers of more support in 2019
AC Milan: Ibrahimovic returning to Galaxy
Abuja to host Cycling FCT in January — Organisers
Iwobi thumbs up ‘hungry’ Gunners
Dalung warns against politicising NSF hosting bid
Chukwueze makes La Liga Team Of The Month
Bale ends La Liga goal drought
Barca budgets £200m for Kane
Hoopers emerge FIBA Africa Zone 3 Champions
Italian Molinari named Europe’s player of the year
Klopp never worried about hat-trick hero Salah’s form
Muazu, Pam win maiden National Anti-Corruption Half Marathon
Villarreal sack coach Calleja
Okigwe South: When the big masquerade steps into the ring
Duty and sensitivity
Managing our exodus
It’s new dawn in Alaba – Evang Paulinus Ugochukwu
Children, take care of your parents!
APC state assembly candidate kidnapped in Nasarawa
2019: Group backs Buhari for rejecting electoral bill
Alleged killing of General: 9 more suspects to be arraigned alongside 19 others – DPP
Law and Order infrastructure key to Niger Delta development – Ekere
Abuja strip dancers: Our story, our life
Today’s world more interested in young people skilled in one profession or another – Princess Oghene
Creative Nonfiction: What doctors remember when they retire
Battered like a thief
Can Lagos be free from traffic challenges?
Boko Haram’s ‘defeat’ in the North East
22 Yahoo-yahoo boys jailed in Edo

Daily Trust

Nigeria’s future: What’s the plan?
Sokoto PDP flag off: Gainers and losers
S/Africa returnee docked over possession of 5.3kg heroin
7 feared killed, 16 arrested in renewed Lagos cult war
Police arrest abductors of APC chairman’s daughter in Bauchi
INEC adopts card readers, rules out electronic results transmission
Olawepo-Hashim now leads Atiku, Buhari in social media engagements
Economy still weak as GDP grows 1.81% in Q3
DAPPMAN suspends shutdown as NNPC cautions against panic buying
MAP: Why NERC presses DisCos on customers’ metering, 8 months after rule
NITDA on card reader
11 soldiers face court martial in Enugu
PoliticsSee More
Takai: My candidature is for people
2019: Obasanjo’s endorsement won’t save Atiku – FG
2019: We’ll soon decide on Buhari, Atiku – Miyetti Allah
Funke Oshoniake suffers another loss, knocked out by 19 year old rising star
700 students to participate in Airforce inter-schools sports, quiz, debate competitions
VISA partners CAF, UEFA
NEXIM energises exporters with N15bn
Why FAAN stays action on withdrawal of services at Gombe, Kebbi airports
Manager remanded for alleged fraud, issuance of dud cheques
Police officer’s son abducted in Tunga Maje
Woman seeks end to 16 years of ‘aggressive marriage’
Safeguarding the giant: How to keep the sling and stones at bay!
“Underwear Bomber” Abdulmuttalab remorseful — Father
$1trn paid in bribes, $2.6trn stolen annually – UN
SUDAN: Govt officials killed in helicopter crash
S/Africa returnee docked over possession of 5.3kg heroin
7 feared killed, 16 arrested in renewed Lagos cult war
Editorial: Firearms for Zamfara vigilantes
‘King of Boys’ rakes in N200m at the box office – Kemi Adetiba
15 things Buhari said at the Corruption Risk Assessment Training in Abuja
2019 : Shehu Sani tackles critics over Obasanjo
ESUTH resident doctors call off 7-day warning strike in Enugu
‘We must get rid of sniper beans’
Kogi farmers to benefit from $200m World Bank project
NOUN targets 1m enrolment in five years
ASUU decries alleged intimidation of members in Unilag by pro-chancellor
El-Rufa’i: We spend N3bn annually on pupils school fees
And the devil came calling (I)
JIBWIS to hold int’l conference on Unified Halal Certification
Jammal ‘White Nigerian’ nominated for Future Awards
Orientation agency partners one Nigerian Reality Project to promote peace
Kannywood’s ‘Yaki A Soyayya’ hits cinema soon
Ogbia residents jubilant as Bayelsa govt begins work on abandoned bridge
50 arrested for alleged trees felling in Niger
Expert warns of pollution as world celebrates soil today
Should corruption be made a crime against humanity?
Anti-graft war: Grant two-year moratorium to looters- Olisa Agbakoba
2019 polls: Shun sensational headlines- Justice Bozimo charges journalists
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The Guardian

INEC forecloses use of incident forms in 2019 polls
Oil marketers suspend planned strike, oppose part payments
NFF has been hijacked by cabal’
APC urges aggrieved aspirants to emulate Ambode
New e-learning platform to enhance public service capacity
Osun governor assures investors of safety, friendly environment
INEC needs 800,000 vehicles for smooth polls in 2019, FRSC reveals
Court orders final forfeiture of NDDC director Omatsuli’s N1.8b assets
Monarch urges peace, unity ahead of 2019 polls
Supersand Eagles one win away from FIFA World Cup
Adesokan wins South Africa international badminton tourney
WBF title bout is sign of boxing revival in Nigeria, says WABU President
Citadel of Grace Home wins Kidsports Charity Cup
Emefiele lauds victorious golfers at CBN Governor’s Cup
Nigeria retains No 1 spot in world scrabble despite finishing 4th in Malaysia
Oluwo taunts Lagos APC, says party muddling
How Nigerian women will vote the Presidency in 2019
Editorial: Anti-corruption war beyond rhetoric
Nigeria in 2018 and flash points for 2019
Fuel punishment for Nigerians at Christmas
Betty: A woman of steel – Part 2
Infrastructural development: Udom Emmanuel’s giant strides
Rapists on the loose: Time for action
Firm advocates massive investment in primary health care
MWAN seeks maternal mortality reduction
‘Why HIV cases, AIDS-related deaths are still high in Nigeria’

Vanguard

Catholic Church Knocks Buhari For Refusing To Sign Electoral Bill
Olorogun Gbagi Captivates Oginibu Kinsmen With Generosity
I Represent, Speak For Akwa Ibom, Says Sen Akpabio
IYC Asks NASS To Overrule Buhari On Electoral Act
NGO Tasks FG On Justice For Elizabeth Ochanya
CBN, Stakeholders Plan To Abridge 17 Million Housing Deficit, Call For Reform Of Laws Regulating Real Estate
Ayade Launches Centre Against Gender-Based Violence In Calabar
Declare Killer Herdsmen Terrorist Group, Anglican Bishops Tell Buhari
The Huge Debt Burden And How We Got There (3)
Itsekiri In Us Give Scholarship To Students
Delta Communities Allege Hijack Of Pipeline Surveillance Contracts
Only Workable Inter-Agency Collaboration Will Grow Maritime Industry — Port Council
Stop Paying Lip Service To Health, Medic Admonishes FG
Mass Defection Hits A-Ibom APC, As Over 20,000 Join PDP
Infrastructure Deficit To Hit $878bn By 2040 — SEC Boss
GDP Growth To Sustain Upward Trajectory Into Q4’18, Q1’19
Boko Haram : FG Shielding Military Officials, Insurgents — Amnesty International
N27bn fraud: How EFCC arrested ex-Gov Orji’s son, friend at Abuja night club
Buhari appoints Aisha as member of C’ttee for elimination of drug abuse
PDP lacks internal democracy – Oshiomhole
CAN meets Atiku, Buhari, 12 others behind closed doors
2019: Buhari will roundly defeat Atiku despite Obasanjo’s support-Presidency
I defeated Jonathan because of endemic corruption – Buhari
Vanguard’s 2018 Personality Award Winners
Electoral Act Amendment: Mixed reactions greet Buhari’s veto
N800bn subsidy debts: DAPPMA insists on strike to stop fuel loading
2019: Abak 5 elders reaffirm support for Gov Emmanuel
Jonathan’s kinsmen laud Dickson over Opume bridge project
2019 FIFA WWC: French coach refuses to write off Super Falcons
Champions League: Liverpool must produce results, Kloop insists
Visa joins AFCON sponsorship train
AFCON 2019: CAF to take hosting decision Jan 9
Suarez to miss Tottenham clash
Sex video of married man, ex lover played in Lagos court
19th NSF: Man proposes to girlfriend at Abuja National Stadium
Why I’m giving back to the streets – DJ Kaywise
Reekado Banks still part of Mavin Records – Don Jazzy
What delayed my concert on Sunday – Simi
OmoniOboli, Uche Jumbo, Laura Ikeji, others endorse Grandlux Lounge
Davido risks jail term over threat to blogger’s life
Only workable inter-agency collaboration will grow maritime industry — Port Council
Corruption denying ordinary Nigerians of social amenities — EFCC
Breaking: FG, ASUU fail to reach agreement, adjourn meeting again

News Headlines Dec 10, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 10, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
2019: Obasanjo hits Buhari again, denies being neutral
Defending your rights is not hate speech, says Oyedepo
Unsigned electoral bill: INEC, political parties meet this week
I won’t resign because of EFCC’s charges – NBA President
‘I don’t care what my customers do with the guns I sell’
2019: Obasanjo hits Buhari again, denies being neutral
Petroleum product depot owners shut down operations
Akpabio insists APC will win in Akwa Ibom
Presidential candidates back Buhari on unsigned electoral law
Northern elders decry indecision on minimum wage
SERAP sues Buhari for failing to order Ganduje’s probe
House of Assembly Speakers accuse courts of frustrating probes
Ekiti lifts embargo on Ecobank, GTbank, Zenith Bank
2019: Let the political war begin
Why we have not adopted any presidential candidate – YCE
Rivers abandoned baby found dead by roadside
2019: Danjuma’s forum meets today on consensus candidate
Defending your rights is not hate speech, says Oyedepo
Unsigned electoral bill: INEC, political parties meet this week
Chelsea want £12m for Moses
Jubilation as police nab suspected cult leader in Osun
CPC, save us from Multichoice/GOtv
Three-man robbery syndicate busted in Ogun
Security guard steals 1,445 litres of diesel
Murder: Police to conduct autopsy before prosecuting tanker driver
I asked my client to bring human parts to scare him –Herbalist
Ekiti school shut for fear of reprisal after pupil’s killing
Acute malnutrition hits Nasarawa, 30 children, 2,000 others hospitalised
Residents attack power firm workers to prevent disconnection
South Africa returnee arraigned for importing heroin
Don’t be afraid of federal might, Saraki tells Kwarans
‘Buhari, Nigeria’s most credible leader’
Appeal Court nullifies jail sentence on Shell MD, others
Costly smartphones, low investment frustrate Nigeria’s 4G drive
Duck farming: The poultry of the future
Housing corporations can help reduce accommodation problems — Experts
Success: Watford star gives up jollof rice to keep fit
Ex-athletes embark on N900m fund raiser for Tokyo Olympics
Beach Soccer: Nigeria beat Libya 6-3
Wolves grab injury-time winner against Newcastle
Five things we learned in the Premier League
My fiancée broke my heart by marrying someone else –Soso Soberekon
I feel underrated in music industry –GT the Guitarman
As an Islamic singer, I can’t bleach my skin –Rukayat Gawat-Oyefeso
FG to certify 10,000 ICT -skilled persons without formal education
MTN Nigeria launches first Disney mobile web service
Editorial: Five years of power privatisation: Still a litany of woes
The oppressive folly of fuel subsidy
Working Again or Next Level: Prospects for anti-corruption
Brexit: The Commonwealth and UK’s Hobson’s choice
Ambition drags Buhari and Atiku before Mbaka

The Nation

2019 polls: Why Buhari didn’t sign Electoral Bill
Osinbajo’s humility excites Lagos family
CBN targets youths in new loan policy
Alleged N1.4b fraud: NBA president insists on retaining office
2019: I’ll never be neutral, says Obasanjo
Ekiti lifts embargo on Ecobank, GTbank, Zenith Bank
Buhari hails $21b savings on food import
Oil marketers order shutdown of depots over N800b subsidy debts
Nigeria has two million registered teachers, says TRCN
Progressive senators will block veto of the electoral bill, says Ashafa
Electoral Act: Olawepo-Hashim accuses PDP, APC of playing pranks
Naira gains as CBN begins special forex sales for Xmas
2019 poll: Buhari, APC NWC may meet over campaign, reconciliation
Doha award confirms Ribadu’s role in anti-corruption crusade, says Tinubu
Youths key to winning anti-graft battle, says Buhari
Adesokan wins South Africa International Badminton Championship
We will prepare hard for 2019 World Cup – Falcons’ coach
SEC bans stockbrokers from guaranteed investments
AfDB to create 25m jobs for youths, says Adesina
G-Class hits local market
AU, AFRIMA honours Ambode
Davido’s ‘Wonder Woman’ video gets 1.3m views in two days
Why I featured Zlatan, Moonchild in ‘Container’ remix – Ckay
Celebrities, Zeneral Consulting harp on fight against cancer
18 LASTMA officials killed, 24 injured in one year, says Ambode
Six held for defacing campaign posters
Police arrest woman for ‘child abuse’
Landlords appeal to govt

ThisDay
Confusion as FG, Oil Marketers Differ on Subsidy Payment
Africa Must Unite against Corruption, Says Buhari
Buhari Applauds Nigerians for Cutting Taste in Foreign Products
FG Excited as Firm Invests $600m in Iron Ore Mining, Steel Production
Saraki: PDP Has All it Takes to Win 2019 Elections
• Says party will contest against INEC Bayelsa Lauds Buhari, Jonathan, Osinbajo, Others for Attending Dickson Mother’s Burial
Terror War: FG in Talks with US for Early Delivery of 12 Tucano Aircraft
Sowore’s Supporters Arrested by Lagos CP for Pasting Posters
NLC Vows to Move against Political Class over Failed Health Sector
Shettima, el-Rufai Storm Ekiti Today to Reconcile Warring APC Members
Osinbajo Jets Out to Germany, Egypt
Kaduna Government Mourns Senator Aruwa
Buhari Felicitates with Ayinla at 70
You’re APC’s Agent, Impostor, PDP Tells Kashamu
SERAP Asks Court to Compel Buhari to Investigate Ganduje over Alleged Bribery
Enugu ‘Nice, Calm, Peaceful’, Says Don Moen
NADDC Trains 460 Tricycle Repairers in Katsina, Kano, Kaduna, Others
Buhari Applauds $21bn Savings on Imported Food
‘Security Agents Should Know They May be Held Accountable’
2019 ELECTION, INEC AND HISTORY
HABIBAT DEEN AS A SOCIAL DEMOCRAT
LADO SULEJA: MAN OF THE MASSES
NIPCO Intensifies Plan for Nigeria’s Deforestation
Total E&P Cooperative Society Organises Entrepreneurship Programme
Smile, Taxify Collaborate to Boost Driver-Rider Experience
Bank Directors Calls for Measures to Enhance Professionalism, Ethics
‘Sustainable Institutions are Built on Corporate Governance’
Adesokan Rules S’Africa International Badminton Championship
MLS Cup: Atlanta Utd Beats Portland Timbers to Win Title
GOtv Boxing Night 17: Real One Eyes N1.5m Cash Prize
EPL: Wolves Snatch Late Winner against Newcastle
Ondo Celebrates First Gold Medal at NSF
EDITORIAL: FIRE AND THE HARMATTAN SEASON

The Sun
APC chairmanship: My story – Oyegun
2019: I have formidable structure to win presidential election – Moghalu
Withdrawal of $1.05bn from NLNG dividend account legal – NNPC
Buhari seeks AU’s ratification of common anti-corruption policy
Gunmen kidnap PDP chieftain in Kebbi
Alleged N1.4bn fraud: I’m ready for arraignment – NBA President
Oil workers wade into FG/marketers’ N800bn subsidy rift
Buhari hails Nigerians for saving $21bn on food import
Buhari salutes Ayinla, ex-Chief of Naval Staff, at 70
Osinbajo to address investors in Berlin, London, Cairo – Presidency
Ortom not prepared for leadership responsibility – Jime
Only sick person’ll vote for PDP – Ogah
Osun: APC, SDP collaboration still intact – Basiru
Lagosians’ anger with APC’ll show next year – Rhodes-Vivour
2019: APC may lose governorship election in Ogun – AD gubernatorial candidate
AfCFTA: Dismantling intra-Africa trade barriers for sustainable growth
Why Commonwealth can’t do without Nigeria – Lord Marland, CWEIC boss
4 Nigerian SMEs for intra-African trade fair in Cairo
It’s new dawn in Alaba – Evang Paulinus Ugochukwu
We will prepare hard for 2019 World Cup and take our chances, Falcons’ coach assures
2019 Women’s World Cup: Nigeria can qualify from group, says Okeke
National Sports Festival: Dalung warns against politicising bid
Ask The Boss: Political awareness has grown
Okigwe South: When the big masquerade steps into the ring
Duty and sensitivity
Managing our exodus
It’s new dawn in Alaba – Evang Paulinus Ugochukwu
Children, take care of your parents!
Fayemi lifts embargo on Ecobank, GTbank, Zenith Bank
2019: Nigerians may not get desired leadership – Tsav
We will prepare hard for 2019 World Cup and take our chances, Falcons’ coach assures
Ex-Delta SSG awards varsity scholarship to murdered DELSU student’s sister
Buhari seeks AU’s ratification of common anti-corruption policy
Dickson’s mother’s burial: Bayelsa govt lauds Buhari, Jonathan, others’ support
What FG should do to build lasting reserves – Prof Uwaleke
Mother of man killed in domestic scuffle by Man-O’-War cries out for justice
Evaluating aviation’s modest successes
Withdrawal of $1.05bn from NLNG dividend account legal – NNPC
Alleged N1.4bn fraud: I’m ready for arraignment – NBA President
NOI Polls appoints new CEO
Groups take anti election violence campaign to Ebonyi traders, artisans
2019 elections not do or die, Archbishop Okoh tells politicians

Daily Trust
Delivering the votes, big time
Firearms for Zamfara vigilantes
Saraki and Kwara State workers
Rescuing Ondo’s Akoko North from deprivation
The real problem with Nigeria
Absence of boards, commissioners slows SEC, character commission
NNPC to sign refineries revamp agreements
APC, party of vagabonds – ASUU
African monarchs want marriage below age 18 criminalised
2019: EU, INEC meet on vulnerable groups’ inclusion in elections
‘Controversy over Electoral Act, plot to blackmail Buhari’
Electoral Act: APC senators to block PDP’s override plot
2019: I’m not neutral – Obasanjo
Campaign slogan: APC gov’ship candidate rejects KWSG position
Don’t support any candidate – Okorocha to Ohanaeze
2019 Women’s World Cup: Nigeria can qualify from group, says Okeke
2018 Keffi Polo Ranch: Osinbajo, Lamido Sanusi II, Al-Makura light up Keffi Open
NSF: Rowing federation launches Porbeni Canoe and Kayak Lane
Why we are creating National Micro Finance Bank – CBN
What Nigerians should expect from CBN’s financial system strategy – MD Suleyman
NNPC to sign refineries revamp agreements
Gunmen kidnap 3 in Kuje community
6 persons arrested for destroying campaign posters
FEMA volunteers want more resources for capacity building
Delivering the votes, big time
Stranger than fiction
Men of God (god)?
‘Role’ of religion in our democratic transition
Saudi foreign minister rules out extraditing suspects in Khashoggi case
AEC2018: Moving the Africa free trade area agreement ahead with quick win solutions
Police hand over 3 suspected internet fraudsters to EFCC
Congolese bags 4 years for Tramadol exportation
Man, 25, sentenced for human trafficking
Investigation: How delayed implementation of dirty fuel ban costs Nigerians billions
Editorial: Firearms for Zamfara vigilantes
Apple reveals $150 smart mattress sensor that monitors your sleep
The arrest of Huawei’s CFO by Western law enforcers
Hackers could spy on children using security flaw in tablet

Vanguard

No Audit Report, No Budget Defence, NASS Tells NDDC
Nigeria’s Infrastructure Deficit To Hit $878bn By 2040 — SEC
Activists To Buhari: Don’t Let EFCC Set Zamfara On Fire
Woman Freed In Imo, Weeks After Failure To Pay Hospital Bill
Don’t Use My Pictures For Key Holders, Adeboye Warns Impersonators
All Traffic Offenders’ll Be Prosecuted — AMBODE
N800bn Subsidy Debts: DAPPMA Insists On Strike To Stop Fuel Loading
Enugu Nice, Calm, Peaceful, Says Don Moen
Man Catches Wife With Female Lover, Beats Her To Stupo
Why Ohanaeze Must Stay Away From Politics, By Okorocha
Imo Oil Communities Demand End To Suffering
Runsewe Commends Organizers Of 3rd Abuja Annual Trade
Delta APC Crisis: Ogodo, Erue Factions To Be Fused — Emerhor
Oyetola Tasks Osun Indigenes On Payment Of Tax
CCNN/BUA Merger: Shareholders To Get Higher Dividend – Mikail
Ekiti Govt Lifts Embargo On Ecobank, GTbank, Zenith Bank
True Story Of Metele Attacks, By Surviving Soldier
N800bn subsidy debts: DAPPMA insists on strike to stop fuel loading
True story of Metele attacks, by surviving soldier
Banks contributions to Agro-Business, SME investment scheme to hit N90bn — Emefiele
Vanguard’s 2018 Award Winners
Electoral Act Amendment : Atiku, Adeniran, Ozekhome, fault Buhari
Obaseki advocates institutional reform, use of technology to curb corruption
Delta APC crisis: Ogodo, Erue factions to be fused — Emerhor
How APGA’ll reshape Nigeria —Gbor, Obiano, Oye
NNPC counters DAPPMAN’s strike with 52-day fuel stock
My heart bleeds for Igbo nation – Okorocha
Edo approves more roads for reconstruction
Five things we learned in the Premier League
Zapata hat-trick has Atalanta aiming for the Champions League
Bale snaps drought as Real edge past struggling Huesca
Golf: Nigeria Agip’s Chigborogu wins 2018 CBN Governor’s Cup
Raheem Sterling accuses newspapers of fuelling racism
Olamide, Timaya other thrill fans at `Artistry Concert in Lagos
CCNN/BUA merger: Shareholders to get higher dividend – Mikail
NANS lauds Buhari for assenting to NOUN amendment Act
Ambode commiserates with LASTMA over slain officer, approves N10m compensation

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

News Headlines Dec 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
NASS, PDP, SANs kick as Buhari declines assent to electoral bill again
Why I didn’t resign when president reinstated Usman as NHIS boss –Adewole
NYSC sanctions Davido for violating service rules
Obasanjo: Stop insulting Nigerian leaders, Secondus warns Oshiomhole
My wedding Night… With… Sola Fosudo
Before Stardom With… Tosin Olaniyan
Eavesdropper
Man has sex with pregnant goat
Satanic Christmas decoration erected in front of building
ASUU strike: Anambra varsity lecturer disguises as Spiderman to teach students
What happened to me in 2015 cannot happen in 2019 – Ihedioha
Imo community protests neglect by oil companies
Consult Nigerians during budget preparation, group urges govt
Group partners INEC to empower 600 women on voting
Atiku’s restructuring plan not clear – Umeh
Revenue sharing: Bayelsa advocates more money for states than FG
We killed Rivers cult members but didn’t behead them – Army
Boko Haram attacks UNICEF clinic, others
Police await autopsy on woman killed, buried in shallow grave by lover
I got into media by accident –Eugenia Abu
Imo APC backs Oshiomhole on governorship candidate
Father Mbaka slams critics, says God deserves money
Ekiti pupil hacks schoolmate to death after juju contest
I only robbed Yahoo boys, not innocent people – Suspect
Confusion as Lagos security guard electrocutes self
Customs officers kill motorcyclist while chasing smugglers
Nigerian consulate busts passport racketeers in South Africa
Man jailed seven years for trafficking teenager to Mali
Abductors free Osun poly workers after collecting N4m ransom
Fire guts Forte Oil station at Lagos airport
There won’t be cabal in my govt, Atiku assures CUPP
Crisis: There’ll be no sacred cow in our party, says APC
2019 presidential poll result may take five days to announce –Investigation
FEC okays N8.73tn 2019 budget estimates
Nigerian firm, WAPCo to supply gas to Togo
FG reopens Ijora/Apapa Bridge five months after
Okomu oil to explore ways to cushion profit flight shock
Firm unveils marketplace for cars
XEROX boss, others inducted as IOD fellows
Orange Drugs boss becomes Tinubu’s neighbour
2019: Anambra prophet faults Mbaka on Atiku, Obi
Bullies almost made me drop out of school –Cobhams Asuquo
Why I didn’t resign when president reinstated Usman as NHIS boss –Adewole
I got into media by accident –Eugenia Abu
My success surprises people who knew I was a rascal as a child – Brig. Gen. Ayeni (Retd.)
Labour pains ceased when dogs chased us on our way to hospital –Olaifa
Benue security crisis: I was shocked about allegations of killing people – Gov ex-adviser, Tarshaku
Sports
We have no excuses, we need points – Mourinho
Sanchez returns to Chile for rehab
NSF: Toriola disqualified, reinstated after dual registration
More stars for African Legends match in Lagos
Edo ready to host 2020 sports festival – Obaseki
Congo Brazzaville emerges as candidate to host 2019 AFCON
My mum beat me so much I thought she adopted me –Mc Lively
Posting picture of my new house was not to show off –African China
I may lose my balance if I reduce my hair –TY Bello
How Orezi shut down Delta state
I didn’t copy Mudi Africa’s design –Kunle Afolayan
For advising me to join the military, my mother slapped an uncle –Gentle Jack
The best time to get pregnant (II)
‘Go for fruit juice when you miss breakfast’
Winning our wives’ trust tougher than risking death–Trailer, tanker drivers
UNILAG medical students reject electricity fee, decry poor hostel facilities
I’m dying, I need N8.5m for surgery, skin cancer patient cries out
Nigeria’s out-of-school children now target of traffickers, survive as hawkers, beggars
Impeachment: Lawmakers and the culture of brazen impunity
Olaniyi liked listening to people’s challenges and offering counsel –Neighbour of Oscotech worker killed by kidnappers
It shouldn’t be a tag!
Girls, you can be a secondary virgin and be super (III)
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (III)
Things that can pose a challenge to couples’ sex lives (II)

The Nation

Electoral bill: I DECLINED ASSENT TO SAVE 2019 POLLS –Buhari
Baba Sala, veteran Yoruba comedian, buried in Ilesa amid tears
FG to float People’s Money Bank next year, says Osinbajo
Oyetola’s intervention secures release of Osun college kidnap victims
Ogun PDP crisis deepens
My grey beard is a brand god himself gave me – Veteran actor Jibola Dabo
AIB releases first international aircraft investigation report in Sao Tome
2019: Atiku promises all-inclusive govt
UNILORIN attributes student’s death to drug use
$7bn banks bailout: Group charges CBN to investigate ‘free money’ claims
Gani Fawehinmi integrity awards holds in Lagos on Monday
Buhari may present 2019 budget to NASS next week
Buhari to state governments: Don’t make things difficult for miners
N6.3bn fraud: ‘Lalong, Jang security fund expenditures similar’
We don’t need foreign agencies to fight HIV – Aisha Buhari
Row over N11m scholarship fund at UNN
Idahosa varsity gets JUPEB’s full affiliation status
31 make First Class at AAUA
Ending discrimination against the physically challenged
Graduates of private varsities are pacesetters
LASPOTECH gets licence for radio station
Silent victims of ASUU strike
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
Obaseki charges contingent to restore Edo’s glory
Sports Festival: NSF: Mgt Company throws out ambush advertisers
Falcons Await Opponents Drop One Point in FIFA Ranking
Electoral Act: PDP campaign urges N/Assembly to override Buhari
Buhari congratulates new Emir of Nasarawa, Jibrin
Women advocate for accountability for good governance
Heineken showcases Africanism
SPAR gets 14th store
Man accuses Pastor of breaking his marriage
Rukayat Gawat: My mission as an Islamic musician
Bam Bam, Teddy A, others star in new movie, ‘No Budget’
Eight-year-old singer hopes to work with Wizkid, Davido
‘Lagos in tune with HIV/AIDS fight’
Group lauds HIV\AIDS self-testing programme
Sanitary officers urged to do more
Fr. Mbaka as imperious and doctrinaire as ever
Garlands for a tolerant statesman
Siblings convicted for murder get nod for re-trial after 23 years
Trafficker bags 37 years for importing cocaine
Woman faces N1.7m theft charge
Police arraign two men for being members of “Eiye confraternity”
State of regulatory, policies for Africa’s online media
‘Africa’s economic growth driven by large infrastructure developments’
NDDF 2018: States, experts plan long-term development for Niger Delta
Preserving Akwa Ibom’s growth, prosperity

ThisDay

Why Buhari Declined Assent to Electoral Amendment Bill
To Stabilise Oil Market, OPEC, Allies Agree to Cut Output by 1.2mbd
FEC Approves 2019 Budget Proposals
Mercedes-Benz Grows
Kia Offers High Discounts Ahead of Festive Season
Hyundai Free Service Camp Gets Underway
SETTING AGENDA FOR OYETOLA IN OSUN
Buhari, Ministers and the Next Leve
BEFORE SUPER FALCONS BECOME A SPENT FORCE
ICPC and Nigeria’s Digital Switch Over
Fidelity Bank Awards Scholarship to Indigent Coding Prodigy
Goge Africa Targets Tourism Boost in Latest Rebranding
AFAR Elects Chairman of Governing Council, Others
Capri-Sonne Promises Fun With Beach Ball Promo
Vogue Pay Shines at World Quality Award
GTBank Launches Platform for Shoppers
Itel Mobile Concludes S13 Nationwide Campus Tour
Developed Launches Innovative Printing Solutions
Refusal to Sign Electoral Act Amendment Bill, Invitation to Anarchy, Says CUPP
Buhari Will Not Support Illegal Use of Security Agencies in Akwa Ibom, Says APC Candidate

The Sun

Political endorsement: Mbaka dares Catholic Church
PDP: Atiku, Saraki, Dogara, 7 govs hold talks with Wike ahead of South South campaign
Ribadu bags global anti-corruption award
I’m not a lesbian but I enjoy their gifts – Chilly B, actress
Ex-Generals’ plot against Buhari is treason – Moh’d Lawal
2019: Gang-up against Buhari is criminal – Keyamo
Allegation of gang-up from a drowning govt – Atiku Campaign Organization
BREAKING: Several electronic shops on Ahmadu Bello Way, Kaduna on fire
Eight killed in Niger over land dispute
Aisha Buhari harps on reinvigorated campaign against childhood HIV/AIDS
Multiple taxation, others: Miners take grievances to Buhari
NCPC airlifts first batch of Christian pilgrims today
Ex-Generals’ plot against Buhari is treason – Moh’d Lawal
PDP rally: Youths give NIS 24 hours to respond to El-rufa’i’s allegation
Business
SON seeks approval to stay at ports to check substandard imports
LIRS refutes allegations of multiple taxatio
SON seizes over N22.7bn substandard products in 1 year
Buhari approves posting of Treasury staff to NNPC, NPA, others
Appeal Court upholds prisoners’ right to vote
2019: Banky W kicks-off campaign
Light in The Dark hits cinemas January 25
Why I want to join Davido’s 30Billion Gang- Amarachi Amachukwu
FSI Global Limited bags Award Excellence from UI
Re: Why I killed my mum and had sex with her corpse
Issues around polygamy and masturbation
Impunity!
Court slams 37 years imprisonment on Nigerian, 4 years jail term on Congolese for drug trafficking
Appeal Court orders re-trial of siblings 23 years after they were convicted for murder
Alleged forgery: Innoson boss’ lawyer’s absence stalls hearing
OPEC countries agree with gradual oil production reduction by Russia, says, Iraqi minister
Rivers ready for All African Badminton championship – Wike
Deadly Secret Exposed
Impunity!
LagosPhoto Festival and fond recollections
New Pidgin English programme hits airwaves
Theatre practitioners influencers of society –AD guber candidate
Diamond Couple: Pastor & Pastor (Mrs) Patrick Udoh
City of Sin
I’ve been a fashion enthusiast for years –Jane Michael, Creative Director, JaneMichael
Newfangled exposition
Eight killed in Niger over land dispute

Daily Trust

My government won’t accommodate cabal – Atiku
Ribadu bags global ‘lifetime achievement’ award
Student stabbed to death during ‘testing juju’
Killings: Tiv council frowns over ‘attempt to change narrative’
Former NBC DG, Adaba, presents memoirs today
No agreement reached over subsidy claims, marketers counter FG
Electoral act: PPCO asks N/Assembly to override Buhari
Buhari approves NYSC, Law School for NOUN graduates
Ex- EFCC boss, Ribadu, honoured as ‘Global Anti-Corruption Hero’ in Malaysia
PDP can’t win again Akwa Ibom – APC gov’ship candidate
PDP rally: Sokoto youths give NIS 24 hours to respond to El-rufa’i’s allegation
Court orders Samsung to remove barricade Around Ladol Facility
Jubilation in Bama after troops repelled attack
I am committed to Government of National Unity – Atiku
2019: lgbo groups lobby for Senate President
Electoral act: PPCO asks N/Assembly to override Buhari
2018 NSF rolling on the wheels of ‘fire brigade’
Francisca Ordega: Gap between Super Falcons and other teams closing very fast
Iwobi proving his value
2019: Top Zamfara APC, PDP members working for me – Sen Dansadau
No agreement reached over subsidy claims, marketers counter FG
Breaking: FEC approves 2019 budget proposal
BREAKING: Filing station near Lagos airport on fire
Court jails man for stealing milk
2019: Religious leaders told not to lose hope
NUSRET: Discussing Role of Women in Society
Why English is important for science and development
ICPC/DSO: Interrogating the investigator
Editorial: Resurgence of Yellow Fever
Whatever happened to … Shola Ama?
Seun Kuti gets Grammys nod
When Nigerian, international filmmakers converged for Zuma

Tribune
Buhari assures of immediate signing of PIGB
Appeal Court affirms prisoners’ right to vote in 2019
Merkel bids farewell to CDU party
BREAKING: Four abducted Osun college staff released
Police hand over 3 suspected internet fraudsters to EFCC
Court remands clan head over alleged homicide
Court sentences Congolese to 4 years in prison for smuggling
Police arrest man for alleged murder of lover
We can’t have credible elections if Buhari does not sign the Electoral Act amendment bill —Gabam, SDP vice presidential candidate
Fake news, hate speech and the 2019 general election ­—The redemptive role of the Nigerian media
Vodacom partners Microsoft to enable more agile businesses
LCCI tasks FG on improvement of business environment
Keystone Bank restates commitment to supporting entrepreneurs, sponsors ‘Chief Daddy’ movie
Union Bank shines at Sustainability, Enterprise, Responsibility Awards (SERAs)
Davido, others tussle for Future Awards Africa Prize
Ebube Nwagbo, Enyinnaya Nwigwe, others at The Wedding Showcase 2018
Designers, exhibitors, vendors set for Lagos Urban Fashion show
JayDrillz performs live as Miss Ethiopia wins Miss Africa Golden 2018
What you need to know as German’s CDU party elects Merkel’s successor
Young teenager ‘butchered’ by rival gang near family home
Five Marines missing after US warplanes collide off Japan
Orangun of Ila is my father —Olororuwo
I left with his belongings to take care of our child — Wife
Secondary school student stabs colleague to death in Ekiti

Communal clash claims 8 lives in Niger
Oyo PDP gov candidate warns against harassment of voters
Enugu Governor swears in 2 Commissioners
Court adjourns forgery case against Innosson CEO
Lanlehin appoints ex-Accord chairman, Lawal, as campaign DG
Efforts on course for Diaspora voting in Nigeria ― Dabiri-Erewa
Runsewe commends organisers of 3rd Abuja annual trade fair
Court orders reinstatement of 170 Kogi workers
Electoral act: PDP Presidential campaign urges NASS to override Buhari
The mindset for sex in marriage
SS3 student emerges ‘one-day principal’
Council charges FG, others on Open University
Get married early to avoid developing fibroids — Gynaecologist advises women
Nigerian doctors, worst record keepers – Medical law expert
Nigeria’s burden of neurological disease high —Expert
Proferring solutions to challenges facing Sub-Saharan Africa
From nothingness to a star
Learning from a feminist’s 70 years on earth

The Guardian

Again, Buhari declines assent to Electoral Act
Why President declined assent to Electoral Act Amendment Bill
Seun Kuti gets Grammy nomination
Air mishap averted in Port Harcourt
70 percent of Kano boys abuse psycho-active drugs, says NAFDAC DG
Revenue Sharing: Bayelsa advocates more money for states than FG
Xerox chief, others inducted IoD fellows
Lady docked for pouring urine on neighbours
Banditry: Zamfara orders sellers to take pictures with their animals
Falcons to know World Cup opponents today
Rivers, Bayelsa cyclists grab first gold at Abuja 2018 Sports Festival
EFCC partners AFN, others to stage Anti-Corruption Marathon
Police, Army win Rivers State National Kickboxing Championship
Abuja to host Cycling FCT in January 2019
FCT laments ‘defection’ of athletes
Electoral Act: PDP urges NASS to override Buhari’s veto
Justin Timberlake Cancels December Tour Dates
Cardi B Reacts To Her Five Grammy Nominations
One-on-one with Adekunle Gold
Frenzy in Eko, as stars set to rock One Lagos Fiesta
OPEC cuts oil production by 1.2 million barrels to offset price
NNPC commends Globacom for support on project linking 139 locations
Nissan to recall 150,000 cars due to improper checks

Leadership

Again, PMB Declines Assent To Electoral Act Bill
Respite As Major Oil Marketers Shelve Strike
Sign Death Warrant For 2,500 Inmates, NPS Tells Govs
US Visa Doesn’t Solve Your Integrity Problem, Nabena Tells Atiku
APC Guber Candidates Pass Vote Of Confidence On Oshiomhole
Revealed! Cause Of Helicopter Crash That Killed Leicester City Boss
INEC Appoints Rose Orianran-Anthony As Secretary
Despite AWCON Victory, Falcons Slip In FIFA Ranking
Tiger Woods Eyes Role In President’s Cup
‘Joshua Will Beat Fury, Wilder Mercilessly’
I Learn From My Mistakes – Aboki
KCCN Graduates 66 New Kids In Taekwondo
Chelsea, Man City Set For War At Stamford Bridge
Burden Of Governance
Maiden Anti-corruption Marathon Race Holds Dec 10
Architect Of Modern Akwa Ibom
Market Where Traders Do Business On Refuse Dump
Sahara Energy Mulls Forecast Growth In South Sudan’s Oil, Power Sectors
SAA Celebrates 20 Years Of Direct Service To Nigeria
Mining: Minister Woos Investors At London Stock Exchange
PTDF Plans Establishing Research Laboratories In-country
Why PDP Cannot Govern Again – Ekere
19 Imo Lawmakers Defect To Action Alliance
Uncertainty Still Trails APC Gov Candidacy In Zamfara
Gladiators For Kaduna Central Senatorial Seat

Thrills At Sidney Listening Party/EP MUSIC
Davido’s Video, Most Viewed Nigerian Music Video On YouTube
Bam Bam, Teddy A, Charles Inojie, others Star In ‘No Budget’
I’m On A Mission To Change The Narrative In Islamic Music
EDITORIAL: Increasing Violence Against Women
As Osinbajo Takes Presidential Campaign To Nigerians’ DoorstepsASUU Must Not Wait For The Rat To Hatch
Day Ruga Community Drank From The Cruelty Of Child Abductors
FG To Address Grievances Of Miners
UN Begins Evacuation Of Staff Over Terrorist Attack
Aisha Buhari Launches Campaign Against HIV
Erisco To Supply Nigerian Troops With Ready-to-eat Meals

Vanguard

The Priesthood,The Political Mercenary
Cynthia Morgane: Where Are The Sexy Moves
I Wrote Statements Against Jang Under Duress, Witness Tells Court
REVEREND FATHER EJIKE MBAKA
Glitz, Glamour As Chidinma Aaron Emerges 42nd Miss Nigeria
Vatican, Onitsha To Celebrate Francis Cardinal Arinze’s 60th Anniversary
N’Delta Leaders Draw Battle Line In Uyo
Diamond Bank: Silver Lining For Financial Inclusion In Nigeria
APC Has Shown Strong Disrespect To Our Sensibilities — Gen. Agbogbun (Rtd)
There’ll Be No Cabal In My Govt. – Atiku
FG’s Auto Policy Gathering Steam—Enelama
President Buhari Pushing Nigeria To The Brink – PDP
Of Jubril And A US Visa
When Mbaka Blessed Obi
Laurels For Ibrahim Magu, Titi Abubakar, Charles Inojie, Others
2019: We Are Dissatisfied With INEC’s Preparation – Afenifere
Aero Launches Training School
2019: We are dissatisfied with INEC’s preparation – Afenifere
Don’t crucify Mbaka, pray for him, Peter Obi begs Nigerians
Offa Robbery: Stolen money, guns not accounted for
BUHARI VS ATIKU: Osuntokun, Keyamo in war of words
Petrol tanker crushes newly wedded man to death in Ondo
APC to sanction Amosun, Okorocha waits for go-ahead from Buhari
FG, Abia sign deal for Enyimba Economic City
Signing amended Electoral Act for 2019 elections will create uncertainty, crisis – Buhari
NYSC cancels Davido’s service
Again, Buhari declines assent to 2018 Electoral Act amendment bill
2019: South West has abandoned Buhari, Osinbajo – PDP
Nobody can kill me, because I’m already dead – Adeboye
Buhari’s military junta persecuted Atiku over 53 suitcases – Wife
Breaking: Oshiomhole attacks Obasanjo, Atiku, PDP
Call Oshiomhole to order, Okorocha begs Buhari
Crack in Okorocha’s APC faction
N’Delta leaders draw battle line in Uyo
Mandzukic scores as Juventus beat Inter to go 11 points clear
Obaseki charges contingent to restore Edo’s glory as sports festival begins
Didier drogba my deadliest african opponent
Falcons can’t achieve much without adequate preparations — Falode
2019 AFCON: Confusion over next host nation
Spruce up your sex life for Christmas!
Man accuses Pastor of breaking his marriage
Fast rising Actor/Producer “Samuel Oniyitan” and his quest for excellence
Neo Phlames out with ‘Sharp Shooter’
Diamond Bank: Silver Lining for financial inclusion in Nigeria
To address shortfall, Nigeria must employ 250,000 teachers yearly – TRCN
Lauch of free Wi-Fi facility a promise kept, says Osinbajo
Trans-fatty acids, major culprit in heart-related deaths in Nigeria — NMA
We want to be one stop shop for maritime, oil & gas sector — VC FUPRE

News Headlines Dec 7, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 7, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Gov elections: Amosun, Okorocha’s threat worries APC
Nigerians have no reason to re-elect Buhari – Senator
Okorocha knocks Oshiomhole for abusing Obasanjo
Nigeria was more prosperous under PDP, says Atiku
Reps cancel May 29, approve June 12 as Democracy Day
FG releases N33bn for Second Niger Bridge project
Edo set to crash price of rice
Salah grabs SuperSport award
Buhari and angry bishops
FG, oil marketers agree on fuel subsidy payment
Police exhume remains of woman killed by lover in Port Harcourt
Vigilante shoots man to death in Bauchi over haircut
The Sultan, the Cardinal, and killer herdsmen
Stock market reverses gains as sell-offs resume
Ondo abduction: Kidnappers release pregnant doctor after collecting ransom
Unlawful assembly: Court grants bail to six youths
Man bags five years for sodomising minor in Niger
Reps split over disbandment of Rivers security outfit
Kwara traders confront thugs trying to disrupt TraderMoni…
How Davido travelled to seven countries, violated other NYSC
Nigeria was more prosperous under PDP, says Atiku
Imo Speaker, 18 other APC, PDP lawmakers defect to Action…
EFCC arraigns four Dangote workers for stealing N15m cement
Two jailed for stealing loudspeakers, fan from Osun mosque
Police to pay Jonathan’s aide N10m for house invasion
Family demands justice as hoodlums murder cop in Lagos
Ojukwu’s widow shuns APGA rally, Umeh urges peace
Ladoja declares for ZLP, says ADC rudderless
We are ready for 2019 elections, say police
19 Imo lawmakers defect to AA, tackle Oshiomhole
Atiku’s endorsement: SDP NWC meets next week, GDPN kicks
I’ll sign Petroleum Bill once I get it — Buhari
Thaumatin cultivation and processing, a potentially rewarding venture area
NSF: Al-Makura warns Nasarawa athletes against HIV in Abuja
Experience helped Rangers beat Ethiopians –Ogunbote
IOC asks Senegal to cooperate in Diack probe
Mauresmo withdraws as Davis Cup captain to coach Pouille
Guatemala ex-soccer chief avoids jail in FIFA scandal
NERDC develops online safety curriculum for schools
Old pupils seek return of Christ’s School to Anglicans
Rainbow College wins ACCA Inspiring Future Leaders contest
‘Girl-child education way to peace, progress’
STEAM key to knowledge-driven society – Ozo-Onyali
Nigeria has only two million registered teachers — TRCN
Oluwatoyin Obafemi wins 9mobile photography competition
I quit nursing to start my own business — Winner of Next Titan Season 5
Star-studded Unbreakable makes advocacy for the mentally ill
Black heritage museum opens in Dakar
How Davido travelled to seven countries, violated other NYSC bye-laws
FULL LIST: 76th Golden Globe Awards nominees
Why you need to check your eyes once a year – Optometrist
The management of scabies
Group rewards finalists in HIV Self-Testing contest
‘Government must give attention to sickle cell disorder’
‘Go for fruit juice when you miss breakfast’
Buying a TV online or in a store
Ericsson predicts 90% mobile Internet penetration in Nigeria, others
Editorial,: Kachikwu’s waffling on refineries
Let us outsource Nigeria’s governance
The multiplying governance lags of this season

The Nation
APC, PDP renew attacks as campaigns take shape
No oil-cuts deal as OPEC talks end
Chair: INEC ready for credible polls
House okays June 12 as Democracy Day
Thugs disrupt TraderMoni in Ilorin
Court dismisses Evans’ suit challenging his detention
Our plan for hitchfree Yuletide, by FRSC, FERMA
‘Nigeria needs manpower development to improve productivity’
We’ll stand by the rules, says APC
Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu in Presidential Campaign Council
Rein in Oshiomhole, Okorocha urges President
Appeal Court affirms Faleke as winner of 2015 poll
Chi wins Top 50 brands award
CEO’s, celebrities join Abuja YEEP summit
Why Lagos commissioner resigned, by APC
Mohamed Salah Emerges SuperSport Player of the Month
Biggest test perhaps for Sarri, as Chelsea host Manchester City
National Institute for Sports rolls out plans to celebrate Silver Jubilee
Taribo, Aghahowa, Dosu to inspire over 250 young Nigerian footballers
Emmanuel’s agenda for industrialisation
PDP aspirant calls for fresh primaries
‘What Southwest should learn from Osun’
SPAR gets 14th store
Heineken showcases Africanism
NULGE: governors frustrating plans for local govt autonomy
Man accuses Pastor of breaking his marriage
Nigeria’s Adedayo Thomas appointed to Pavilion Afriques Board
Film screenings, workshops, boat ride, city tour excite ZUFF participants
‘Chief Daddy’: Dubai Tourism adds verve to glamorous premiere
‘Lagos in tune with HIV/AIDS fight’
Group lauds HIV\AIDS self-testing programme
Sanitary officers urged to do more
How to decongest prisons, by CJ
Council chair gives buses, equipment to residents
Community leader seeks drainage completion
Three attendants remove woman’s heart, wrists in morgue
How legacy media can survive technological revolution
Counsellors urged to enhance performance in schools
EBSU sacks 63 lecturers for sexual harassment, other offences
Cheers, jeers for UTME, NECO SSCE fee cut
Entrepreneurship bootcamp for pupils
NDDF 2018: States, experts plan long-term development for Niger Delta
Preserving Akwa Ibom’s growth, prosperity
Obaseki presents two-year score card
Rivers deputy governor drums support for Israel
Activists lament dangers of climate change
Abia honours Buhari with another chieftaincy title
IPOB: 33 detained traders released in Nnewi
NEMA donates relief materials to Enugu windstorm affected community
2019: Cleric warns against violence
Abia NMA bemoans poor funding of health sector

ThisDay
SDP Dissociates Self from Consensus Presidential Candidate
Abdulsalami Urges Politicians to Refrain from Promoting Religious, Ethnic Sentiments
Catholic Bishops Condemn Altercation Between Obi, Mbaka
Imo Speaker, 18 Other APC, PDP Lawmakers Defect to Action Alliance
FG, Oil Marketers Sign Agreement on Unpaid Subsidy Claims
2019 Elections Result will Reflect People’s Will, Buhari Reassures
Kachikwu: Nigeria to Take Decision on Refineries’ Upgrade December 15
Nigerian Military Needs N9bn Annually for Shoes, Boots, Says Bureau
Buratai transfers promoted officers to North-east
Boko Haram: Nigeria Seeks Saudi Arabia’s Support to Combat Extremist Islamic Ideology
Gowon Seeks Social Welfare Fund for Elderly Persons
Ganduje $5m Bribery Scandal: Kano Court Stops Assembly’s Probe Panel
Buhari Congratulates Obiano, Adimora
Four South-east APC Governorship Candidates Visit Aso Rock
House Passes Bill to Make June 12 National Holiday
Buhari: Our Govt Will Promote Excellence
Former House Speaker, Na’Abba, Dumps APC
ADC Condemns attack on Ogun Guber Candidate’s Campaign Convoy
Akwa Ibom’s Overrated Young Politicians and the Burden of Governance
Ensuring Development in Enugu Through Ugwuanyi’s Peace Initiatives
Diasporan Viewpoint of Peter Obi’s Emergence As Vice Presidential Candidate
Essential Values in Leadership, Nation Building
Ahmed Proposes N157bn Budget for 2019
Access Bank Wins SERAS Award
UACN Shares Rise as Elemide is Appointed Acting Group Chief Executive
Experts Urge Nigeria, Others to Harness Demographic Dividend
Firm Highlights Cybersecurity Trends in Organisations
Pomp, Festivity as 19th National Sports Festival Begins
Ighalo, Zokora, Others Team up with African Legends for ‘The Match’ in Lagos
Pinnick Pledges NFF Will Implement Reform Committee’s Recommendations
200 Kids Honour FCT School Taekwondo Competition
Leicester Crashed Helicopter Rotor Pedals Failed, Says Probe
Chukwuemeka Shines as Villarreal Hammers Almeria 8-0 in Copa Del Rey
Catalan Capital Derby Headlines LaLiga Weekend Clashes
GOtv Boxing Night 17: ‘Fijabi ’ll Taste First Defeat’
FSI Global Bags University of Ibadan Excellence Award
Aṣa Thrills Fans at Spice TV Lifestyle Honours
D’banj, OC Ukeje Win at Spice TV Lifestyle Honours
EDITORIAL: YET ANOTHER TRAGEDY ON THE WATERWAYS

The Sun
Insurgency: Buratai deploys top army Generals to North East
Political pronouncement controversy: Catholic church bars Mbaka, other priests
Abiola: Reps okay June 12 as Democracy Day
FG, petroleum marketers agree on settlement of N800bn subsidy claims
2019: Nigerians’ votes’ll reflect in polls’ results – Buhari
Buhari must go in 2019 – Atiku
Nigeria ranked 3rd most terrorised global nation
JUST IN: Court sacks Anambra APC chairman
I won’t be an absentee senator — Rhodes-Vivour
‘How we’ll vote in governorship, presidential elections’
Why Nigeria should revert to low-cost housing
Withdraw BEDC licence, FG urged
Technology, disruptive phenomenon in global advertising – LAIF boss
NDIC gives reasons for closure of 154 MFBs
Malcom out for 15 days
Arsenal fans lash Iwobi on Twitter
Chinese club slams £20m on Ighalo
Unprecedented rumble in Ogun State
Goldcoast Dickson: Exit of my friend and prayer warrior
Constitutional validity or otherwise of an elevated judge continuing with part heard matters at the lower court (3)
INAC: When Peace is no longer in a diplomatic bag
The best president is a man of the people
Ugwuanyi: Politics apart
Pele mocks Messi
How Ekiti couple traded blames over domestic violence
Ebonyi varsity sacks two lecturers over s*xual, extortion offences
Greatest advice mum gave me – Lolar Shon
Plateau, still home of peace, tourism – Gov. Lalong
Ennobling religious harmony in Anambra
What about maximum wage for political leaders?
Chad not sincere
In NYSC, Buhari has excelled
Promotions in the Police, others

Daily Trust
Reps summon finance minister over N/Assembly protest
Troops neutralize B/Haram terrorists in Borno
Reps ratify June 12 as Democracy Day
Information ministry bags best website ranking award
FRSC activates 201 mobile courts, deploys 2 helicopters for yuletide
Kenyan schoolgirls win Daily Trust African of the Year award
Troops kill 1 Boko Haram insurgent, arrest 2 in Borno
Buhari confers NNOM Award on Obafemi, pledges to promote merit for national unity
Insurgency: Army appoints new commanders
Minister frowns at slow pace of work on Benin-Auchi-Okene road project
‘1 in 5 youths ignorant of HIV status’
Catholic Bishops ban priests, members from ‘active politics’
Niger gov to APC: Refund nomination fees to douse tension
Atiku, Secondus, Fayose, Saraki, others insist Buhari must be defeated
Picketing NASS an offence punishable by law – Reps
Bid states provide guaranty to host 2020 Sports Festival
Swedish court finds Etuhu not guilty of match-fixing
Team Tech Vibes through to NCC Tennis League Cup Finals
SON intercepts N23bn worth of contraband in 2018
Osinbajo unveils AfDB funded $258m intervention in north-east
OPEC agrees to oil cut, awaits Russia, others to commit today
Court jails man for stealing milk
2019: Religious leaders told not to lose hope
Man docked for allegedly stealing 12 cartons of Emzor Paracetamol
The imperative of signing the Electoral Act
Predicting the 2019 presidential election
Hameed Ali: Nightmare of border syndicates
ICPC/DSO: Interrogating the investigator
Buhari-Kachikwu achievements in the oil and gas industry
BRAZIL Lula: Judge stopped me from winning election
RWANDA: Diane Rwigara: Government critic acquitted
CAMBODIA: Surrogate mothers freed on bail, agree to keep children
Editorial: Resurgence of Yellow Fever
Pay hike for policemen
No plan to restrict access to social media, says FG
How IDPs become major beans producers
FG moves to tackle illegal fishing
AGRA plans $30m for seed value chain
New module to add “online safety” in curriculum
Odjegba Divine wins UBA’s Essay Competition
Foundation, SHEDI donate classrooms to Abuja public school
And the devil came calling (I)
JIBWIS to hold int’l conference on Unified Halal Certification
Lagos Imams to adopt unified Juma’at sermons
Censors Board boss, Adedayo appointed African Film Forum advisor
Nollywood-Hollywood Joint Venture Film “Foreign Love” to screen in Los Angeles