News Headlines Oct 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Amosun perfects defection plans, plants top aides in DPP
Senators, APC exco rally support to save Oshiomole
We’ve elected uneducated leaders –Sanusi
Leah Sharibu’s abductors demand N100bn ransom – Diplomatic sources
Suspension: Why police back NHIS boss
Army to pay actress N1.25m for assault
Bar owner threatens to sue LG boss over N5m debt
After one year on this job, I was offered N200m Abuja land – Prof. Aina, CEO, National Library
External reserves in three-month continuous fall, shed $4.94bn
Amosun perfects defection plans, plants top aides in DPP
FG aiding Kanu to cause crisis in South-East — MASSOB
How PDP govt frustrated restructuring — Osinbajo
NDDC no longer marginalising Imo — Rep
NLC, TUC begin strike mobilisation Wednesday
MultiChoice MD advises women
2019: Militants demand Niger Delta blueprint
Imo workers to collect salaries in advance
LAUTECH slashes tuition, announces resumption
Imo APC gov: My candidacy not debatable, says Nwosu
Why shut Bayelsa schools can’t reopen now —Dickson
Soldiers kill two Shiite members in Abuja
32 arrested in renewed Kaduna violence

Four die in Nasarawa boat accident
Enugu APC chairman escapes assassination attempt
Bandits kill policeman, five others in Zamfara
Pro-Buhari senators seek juicy offers for aggrieved lawmakers
PDP groans under heavy litigation, legal adviser demands N60m
We’ve elected uneducated leaders –Sanusi
Ezekwesili speaks on presidential bid Monday
Ex-Bayelsa SSG, others dump APC for PDP
Parties violate N200m benchmark during Osun poll — Catholic centre
External reserves in three-month continuous fall, shed $4.94bn
FG, BOI loan excites Niger traders
There’re bad days in business, be prepared – Odidi
You can be your greatest asset or your own worst enemy — Chinedu Iyizoba
Chevron, NNPC, others donate science lab to Yobe school
Harmattan: Experts seek collaboration to reduce flight disruptions
Process of the exercise not credible, should be addressed – Odoh
Primaries credible, aggrieved aspirants free to sue
Army’s python should dance in Israel where Kanu is, not Igboland – Ohanaeze
Vote buying is criminal, undermining democracy –EU envoy
Amosun abandoned APC primary, VON DG looking for who to blame –APC spokesman
Restructuring won’t be a major issue in 2019 polls — Unongo
I suffer watching United – Cantona
Ronaldo nets stunning winner in Empoli
WTA Finals: Stephens to face Svitolina in final
Aiteo Cup: Great football battle stripped of its glamour
Nigeria to play Uganda in Asaba
I’m focused on winning, not contracts – De Gea
Tiwa Savage, Wizkid are consenting adults –Korede Bello
I’ll never allow anyone else raise my children –Saka
Younger artistes expect me to greet them anytime we see –Tunji Sotimirin
I can see slightly now – Lari Williams
We have good musicians in Warri too, not only comedians –Sunshine
Seun Kuti gets Grammy nomination
The world of anxiety (1)
When you have a wry neck
Save me, begs 40-yr-old man in need of N15m for kidney transplant
Nigeria may exit list of polio-endemic nations in 2019 — Rotary
‘Online diagnostics eliminates issues of drug resistance, saves cost’
IPAN to tackle drug with advanced laboratory practice
Our pastors’ killers still using late GO’s phone to call us — Church members
Flooding: From hopes to despair, touching tales of distressed rice farmers, others
Editorial: Nigeria’s paradox of poverty amidst plenty
Yes, to lighter Breakfast TV
Creating the future you desire
Audacity of a murder
A system that breeds corruption

The Nation

Oshiomhole’s removal will trigger political tsunami – Alimikhena
‘Buhari inherits $63b, borrows $10b’
LAUTECH slashes tuition fees, announces resumption
Insecurity: Borno corps members observe Orientation in Katsina
Atiku, S/East rift deepens over single term request
Five feared killed as soldiers, Shiites clash in Abuja
Buhari certificate saga is dead issue – Presidency
Kaduna: 32 arrested in renewed violence
Ogun APC crisis: Amosun’s men plot mass defection
ALIYU ABUBAKAR: Things I learnt from Ronaldo
CHIDINMA EKILE: It’s difficult for a popular person to avoid scandals
FOSTER, NUJ call on FG to give assent to PIGB
NAFEST 2018 ends in Port Harcourt
Atiku not sincere on restructuring, says Osinbajo
NDU – Africa’s emerging intellectual destination
ALIYU ABUBAKAR: Things I learnt from Ronaldo
TARILA OKOROWANTA: My unforgettable memories with Stationery Stores
OPERATION BEAT SOUTH AFRICA (NOV. 17: Eagles seek revenge
Onyekuru trains again
Luis Suarez shows off newborn son with family
Neymar splits with girlfriend
Eagles battle Cranes on November 20
UNN students lament inaccessible portal
2019: Kwara APC presents united front
Expounding the danger of
Nigeria has highest number of unbanked population worldwide
OPS to partner Oyo govt on tax drive
SME finance
Expert cites weak system as bane to export business, SMEs in Nigeria,
How God’s favour pushed me into 2018 Cowbellpedia final
Chi Ltd launches its exotic pineapple coconut in 150ml pack size
Lifeforte wins Loya Milk Secondary School Swimming Competition
SHUGA BAND@20: Top dignitaries, celebrities, others gather for anniversary
Tolu Bally’s 2207byTbally plans anniversary treats
Onyeka Onwenu, others star in ‘The Chronicles’
Classic FM, others partner for medical outreach
DEMOLA ADEDOYIN: My responsibility to people is bigger now
Nigeria’s growing fan base for Telenovelas
One lyrical shot at stardom
Time to seriously get going with our agriculture
Kumuyi, Sani-Bello preach peace at Deeper Life Crusade
Tension in Abia Community over imminent pipeline explosion
Fake beggar nabbed in Anambra with drug, cash
FRSC takes ’ember month’ campaigns to Katsina Motor parks
Six Catholic nuns kidnapped in Delta
Bayelsa govt and Atala oil field
Philanthropist seeks support for Bayelsa flood victims
Candidate to pay Ovia students bursary from salaries, allowances
Smiles as 300 amputees get free prosthetic limbs
Ex-agitator: why I won’t back Buhari in 2019
A capital for everyone
Commission hails FCT on infrastructure
Hospital unveiled in Abuja
ob plan inspires Ebonyi youths
Anambra councils diversify
Abia partners chamber of commerce, think tank


Sanusi: Stop Electing Leaders with No Educational Qualification
Primaries: Buhari Meets Aggrieved Parties Tuesday
Active Shooter Reported at US Synagogue
Bode George Berates Fashola over Comments on 2023 Presidency
Kaduna Violence: Police Nab 32 Suspects

South West PDP Accepts SGF Slot, Wants More Key Positions

INEC: We Are Privy to Provisions of the Electoral Amendment Bill
Emmanuel Intervenes in Ibagwa Army Barracks, Promises More Aids
Peter Obi Best Running Mate for Atiku, Says Ex-Kogi Gov
Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi’s Treasures

Multiple Casualties in Shooting at US Synagogue
Active Shooter Reported at US Synagogue
Kaduna Violence: Police Nab 32 Suspects
As Ravaging Floods Threaten National Food Security
Agenda for Nigeria’s Economic Prosperity
Advertising Debt: OAAN, SMEs at the Mercy of Multinationals
With Ongoing Critical Reforms, Nigerians Experiencing Pains to Reap Gains
The Case For Dapo Abiodun

Situating the Presidential Run

Ogun APC and Issa-Onilu’s Barefaced Lies
Beckhams in Crisis:How David Beckham’s Bombshell Australian TV Interview could Cause New Rift with the Golden Couple
Sound Sultan: The Unconventional Storyteller
More Troubles for Arisekola Alao’s Families
Ooni Of Ife – Congratulations Boss!
Barca Host Real in First El Clasico without Messi, Ronaldo in 11 Years
Upbeat Centre Holds First Trampoline Gymnastics Competition
Ndidi Goal Salvages Point for Leicester against West Ham
The Dangers of Negative Narratives
Editorial: 2019 Election And The Challenges Ahead

The Sun
Sports Personality Award: Anthony Joshua
Nollywood Personality of the Year: Genevieve Nnaji
Lifetime Achievement Award: Florence Ita-Giwa
Lifetime Achievement Award: King Sunny Ade
Hero of the Year: Alhaji Abdullahi Abubakar
Creative Personality of the Year: David ‘Davido’ Adeleke
2019: Amaechi urges supporters to mobilise for victory
Wike compensates traders of burnt Fruit Garden Market
PDP plans mega rally for APC defectors
Paris Club refund: Benue govt. begins salary payment
2019: Amosun’s aides names appear on DPP list as legislative candidates
Military rule ruined Nigeria – Ezeife
CUPP’ll choose one out of 45 presidential candidates of coalition for 2019 poll
2019: Igbo weigh Buhari, Atiku options
2019: Igbo stand better chance in PDP – Izuogu, APC BoT chief
Imo Guber: We’ll humble Nwosu, Okorocha’s son-in-law – Udenwa
Kogi govt earmarks 37,000 hectares for workers’ housing scheme
2019: The people will decide what happens
Adam’s Apple is a mess
How I knew that things are not all right with my country
Should labour go on strike over fresh dispute on proposed minimum wage?
Are you free in your relationship?
Hayford Alile’s last Testament
Lifetime Achievement Award: Chief Olusegun Osoba
Hero of the Year Award: Mr. Joe Blackson
Education Entrepreneur of the Year: Afe Babalola
Governor of the Year: Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi
Gunmen kill policeman, 5 others in Zamfara
Abuja Tremor: No foreseeable harm to the public – DG NGSA
Facility managers to care for govt infrastructure –FHA
Watching my mum toil to cater for us drove my passion to succeed
BSU students blame your school for NYSC ban
The killing of Khashoggi
On Ganduje’s social integration strides in Kano

Daily Trust
57 Chibok girls seen in Cameroon – Parents
Benue community resolves on self-development
Kaduna crisis: 32 arrested, as govt relaxes curfew
North needs more educational institutions, teachers – Emir Sanusi
How gunmen stormed my residence to kill me – Enugu APC chairman
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We want to reform SARS, curb impunity – NHRC
Army enlists 3,800 new soldiers
Ganduje Bribery video: What next after public hearing?
Oba Owoniyi enthroned as 44th Obaro of Kabba
57 Chibok girls seen in Cameroon – Parents
2019: Challenges before senators, reps in new political parties
Group vows to support Dogara’s re-election
Atiku Abubakar’s son exposes his secrets
EL-Amin reaffirms supremacy, wins 15th Georgian title
I am elated to win my first ever silverware – Ogunbote
El Clasico: Beware of ‘wounded’ Madrid, Barcelona coach warns players
Inside Buba Galadima’s rice, banana, soya beans farms
‘River basins helping President Buhari drive agricultural agenda’
Rescued Libya returnees embrace farming, beg for supporte
Kaduna curfew: Guard against unplanned pregnancies- Group tells residents
Buhari as a choice in 2019
Maternal and infant mortality in West Africa: Beyond the numbers
As Oshiomhole eases APC into next phase
Khashoggi’s death is explained by the Saudis in five acts (and counting)
‘We won’t keep silent’: Jamal Khashoggi supporters demand justice
It’s beacon of ‘light’ against Iran despite Khashoggi crisis – Saudi Arabia
Editorial: A Week of Crises in Kaduna
Ebola: Google doodle celebrates Stella Adadevoh
Kannywood’s visit to Buhari: Mama Korede spits fire

The Guardian

2023 presidency Fashola can’t decide our fate —Ndigbo
Congestion: Overtime cargoes, bad infrastructure and logistic failure constrain Lagos ports
FG can’t fund budget 2018 unless assets are sold, says Ministers
Osinbajo, Ambode say entertainment industry key to Nigeria’s economic growth
Buhari’s certificate saga, unnecessary plot to divert attention— NDF
Channel trillions you spend on petroleum subsidy to education, Sanusi tells FG
Enugu APC chair escapes assassination, police aide shot
Bus drivers benefit from eye screening
Bagudu assures corps members of adequate security, better welfare
Ndidi rescues Leicester as Liverpool return to top of Premier League table
Uganda confirm November 20 friendly against Nigeria
Liverpool go top as Bournemouth and Watford press on
Amnesty urges AC Milan, Juve to shun Italian Super Cup in Saudi
Ex-England manager Eriksson takes Philippines job
Three reasons you must watch the El Clasico
Meet Sadam Focus A.K.A. Smile the passionate entertainer
Policy on 41 items to stimulate economy, says CBN
Editorial: The implications of out-of-school children
I am not a Nollywood filmmaker
London literature festival at the Southbank centre
APC must (GOWO) go on with Oshiomhole
When will northern youths truly be free?
Yoruba: Time to speak truth to power
Race for government house Asaba: Right of reply
Amiwero: Our ports are becoming very unfriendly for business
Losses mount, chaos reigns as infrastructure decay robs Lagos ports of shine
What to know about thrombosis
Breast cancer: Improved lifestyle, regular screening key to reducing risks
BSUTH: Search for greener pastures reason for brain drain


MTN Pulse Campus Invasion : Ink Eze, Opeyemi Awoyemi, Busola Dance Into MAPOLY
5:28 AMCivil War Echoes: Development Of Nigeria ’ll Be Difficult Unless… – Gov Ikpeazu
15 Traits Of Baby Believers & Believers Who Are Babies
2023 Is Beyond Fashola — Chime
Okijirhie Faults Claim That Ogboru’s Ambition Is Solely Urhobo Project
AFCON 2019 : Our Target Is To Win The Title In Cameroon, Says Rohr
Foundation Set To Sensitise Youths Ahead Of 2019 Elections
Police Disagree With Ekiti Deputy Speaker On ‘Severe’ Attack On Lawmaker
Level Of Illiteracy In Nigeria, A Time Bomb — Olatunji
Roller Skating Championship Makes Debut In Abuja
WAUG 2018: UniPort Set To Raise The Bar, Ogali Declares
Support For Alex Otti Grows In Abia, Europe, US
2018 NCC Tennis: N15m Up For Grabs
Married To The Law: Married To Grace (1)
Success Shines As Watford Continue Winning Streak
Job Minders, Edufirst.NG Sign $1m MoU To Develop Skills Relevant To The Future Of Nigeria
Ogu Puts Eagles, Results First Before Personal Ambition
Again Osinbajo tackles Atiku on restructuring
FG imposes $200, $4000 fines on overstayed visitors to Nigeria
‘Igbo must vote overwhelmingly for Buhari in 2019 to get 2023 ticket’
New Electoral Act: INEC rules out e-Voting in 2019, says time too short
Re: Life in family slave camps
MTN Pulse Campus Invasion : Ink Eze, Opeyemi Awoyemi, Busola dance into MAPOLY
Frank Edwards, Mike Abdul, to storm Festac for ‘Real Worship’ concert
Nollywood set to promote AU Agenda 2063
Lagos designers champion ‘unapologetically African’ fashion
What Wizkid, Tiwa Savage seek to achieve with erotic ‘Fever’ video
FG returns Benue’s share of Paris Club refunds
Even in death, Ochanya must have justice, Benue women cry

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