News Headlines Nov 21, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 21, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Obasanjo warns against handover of Nigeria to thieves, hooligans
Some PDP govs worked against my re-election – Jonathan
How we caged Obasanjo as President – Segun Osoba
Boko Haram kills 44 soldiers, nine farmers in fresh attacks
How best can FG fund university education?
Popular OAP, Tosyn Bucknor, dies at 37
New play rechoes calls for social change
2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross with new designs makes waves
Some PDP govs worked against my re-election – Jonathan
APC, PDP have nothing to offer Ogun people, says Bankole
Chukwueze dazzles as Cranes hold Eagles in Asaba
I killed man for having sex with my wife – Suspect
Asoju Oba Cup serves off Nov. 26
How we caged Obasanjo as President – Segun Osoba
Joshua must act like champion — Lewis
Presidency seeks bishop’s probe for allegedly spreading Buhari’s death rumour
How to customise your iPhone
‘FG can’t provide jobs for all’
Father held for infecting two-year-old daughter with STD
Suspected cultists gouge out seven-year-old boy’s eyes
Rivers bus conductor beats up, strips driver naked
Ex-Covenant varsity accountant seeks redress over wrongful detention
Troops kill 14 bandits on Kaduna-Abuja road, rescue 31 kidnap victims
Court jails four Anambra traders for selling fake drugs
Two killed, score injured in Ikorodu cult clash
APC, PDP have nothing to offer Ogun people, says Bankole
Shehu Sani begins campaign, insists APC has failed
Buhari’s govt, worst in Nigeria’s history – Agbakoba
Why I’m running for Ogun gov – Kashamu
PDP members drag Adeleke to court over alleged fake certificate
How I broke the second term jinx – Ajimobi
SDP advises INEC over 2019 polls
Bauchi NNPP gov aspirant joins APC
2019: CSOs caution Yari against 8,500-man task force
2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross with new designs makes waves
How to jump-start a dying business
Running a successful smallholder farm
Experts to examine road transport, auto industry challenges
Honeywell partners FRSC on safety awareness
SAHCO records annual growth of 4.43%
Asoju Oba Cup serves off Nov. 26
NFF signs improved Nike contract
Musa accepts ref’s apology for disallowed goals against Bafana
‘Lookman wants to represent England’
ASUU will resist FG’s attempt to commercialise varsities – Ogunyemi
Experts call for review of universities curricula
‘Faith-based varsities solution to ethnic, socio-economic disparities’
SSANIP faults S/W governors on poor funding of polytechnics
‘Lack of soft skills makes youths unemployable’
FUNAAB produces 111 first class graduates, 3,285 others
Jamaica seeks world heritage status for reggae
Why we’re rebuilding Ayefele’s Music House — Oyo govt
Kizz Daniel refunds performance fee to Babcock students
LABAF has inspired other book festivals in Nigeria — Akinosho
Austen-Peters, House of Oduduwa to premiere Queen Moremi the Musical
Hollywood remembers California fire victims as Schifrin, Tyson get honorary Oscars
FG to treat 88,000 children with acute malnutrition – Minister
Infertility in women caused by endocrine systems
Buhari to inaugurate free health care scheme for women, children
MDCAN honours Adadevoh, others
Nigeria partners WHO to fight Noma disease
Malaria on the rise in Nigeria, 12 other countries — WHO
Vodacom trains students in robotics
NCC, academia partner on standardisation of technology
IT stakeholders lament lopsided software contracts
Editorial: How to end FG, lawmakers’ budget delay
Everything is virtual
The enduring partnership between the US and Nigeria (1)
New minimum wage will spur capital market growth
Understanding Nigeria’s political campaign laws

The Nation

Dad ‘defiles’ daughter, 2
Policemen death toll in bank robbery rises to three
Acupuncture safest treatment for diabetes, says Fasehun
Akwa Ibom: PDP should show restraint, says Eyiboh
Engineer faces N4.5m theft charge
Presidency tackles ex-UK official over comment on Buhari’s anti-graft war
Ekiti SSG rallies support for Fayemi
5:02 amAnenih for burial December 1
LASU workers’ sack followed due process, says council
Jonathan: I was pressed to reject 2015 election result
‘Restructuring possible without constitution amendment’
Fashola: why Southwest will re-elect Buhari
2019: Fasanmi to convene Yoruba leaders’ meeting
Oyo workers get September, October salaries
Buhari, Gowon, Obasanjo, Mahama, others laud Jonathan
How my gang killed 17-year-old varsity student in Bayelsa – Cultist
Athletics talents on display at ISL sports meet
Eagles Draw First Friendly Ahead AFCON 2019
I want to be the next Luka Modric – Adeyi
AWCC: First Bank, INSS battle for top spot
Khutlang rues missed chances against Amuneke’s Taifa
I got my first TV set through Asoju Oba Cup, says Oshonaike
Gold Cup: Cynosure FC no fluke, says Coach Ayeni
Edo 2019: Will Esan support APC?
‘Oyetola will preside over government of continuity in Osun’
Ortom picks Abounu as running mate
Budget minister seeks investment in nutrition
Fed Govt. makes States insurance agents in new guideline
Diamond Bank leads national drive for financial inclusion
Access Bank rewards filmmakers with cash prizes
Fans, celebrities mourn OAP Tosyn Bucknor
Kenny Blaq to host Beatz Awards 2018
FG, Partners working to tackle Noma in Nigeria
Walk improves sex life, says expert
Atiku again
Youths advised to shun drugs
LASU: Rule of law responsible for dismissal of 20 staff
NECO extends registration of 2018 SSCE

2019: Misuse of Card Reader Will Be Risky, Jonathan Warns, Explains why he lost, accepted defeat in 2015
Boko Haram Kills 53 in Fresh Attacks on Borno
Osoba at Attah’s Book Launch Relives How Govs Caged Obasanjo
NFF Signs New, Improved Contract with NIKE
Guarding against Fraud in Banking System
Naira Faces Pressure on Rising Dollar Demand, Outflows
Buhari: Priti’s Comment on Nigeria Wicked
Fashola: APC Didn’t Promise to Fix Nigeria in Four Years
Anenih for Burial December 1
PDP Celebrates Jonathan at 61, Mocks Buhari over ‘Next Level’ Plagiarism
Decentralisation of Power, Autonomy Real Issues in Restructuring, Says Agbakoba
Ezekwesili Kicks against Security Chiefs’ Presence at APC Rally
German Consulate Organises Solar Skills Training
No Soldier Guards Politicians, Says Nigerian Army
FG Committed to Decongest Roads, Says Amaechi
Lagos Guber: NANS Backs Sanwo-Olu
Don’t Abandon APC, Niger Gov Charges Nigerians
APC to Inaugurate Peace Committees
Budget Decrease’ll Return Nigeria to Recession, says ANRP
Marland: CWEIC Interested in Training Businesses in Nigeria
Nestle Nigeria Beats Odds
FG Decries Huge Loses to Illegal Mining Seriki Adinoyi in Jos
Leadership, Structural Complexity and Cannabis Economy
Anambra Yam Export and Food Security
Tearful Cahill Ends Australian Career
AWCON: Falcons Apologise over Loss to Bayana, Play Zambia Today
Asoju Oba Cup Serves off Nov 26
Dope: Great Britain’s Levine Banned for Four Years
Ronaldo, Messi May Miss Out in Ballon d’Or Top Three
Janguza Community: A Tale of Two Worlds

The Sun

Why I lost 2015 presidential election — Jonathan
Opposition used Boko Haram, Chibok girls against me – Jonathan
Obasanjo: We must reject hooligans, thieves
Fans, celebrities mourn radio journalist Tosyn Bucknor
Buhari’ll rather lose than rig 2019 elections – Presidency
Plans to impeach Saraki still alive – Ndume
APC appoints Ajimobi, Akpabio, others into reconciliation committee
2019: Elections not declaration of war, says Buhari
Fashola gives reasons South West will re-elect Buhari
APGA receives 1,700 applications for waiver
PDP introduced vote-buying, says Sen. Ndume
Refineries’ sale: Minister’s power to fix fuel price turns to obstacle
Report says Africa expected to be world’s next big growth market
Banks not doing enough for SMEs – Odude, President, BCI
TraderMoni: Ibadan traders beg FG for more funds
Stakeholders seek increase in passengers’ charges at airports
Ahmed Musa: AFCON ticket crucial for Eagles
Eagles, Cranes set Asaba aglow in glamour friendly
Mourinho scouts Axel Witsel
Nwakali quits Polish club
AC Milan contacts Fabregas
Barca threatens Dembele
Griezmann: Zidane deserves to coach France
Klitschko rules out Joshua rematch
2018 AWCON: Dennerby optimistic of World Cup ticket
Soccer: Four years to next World Cup, but will it be 32 or 48 teams?
Obasanjo commissions Stephen Keshi Stadium
Ola Aina returns to Italy
Klitschko rules out Joshua rematch
2018 AWCON: Dennerby optimistic of World Cup ticket
Fans, celebrities mourn radio presenter, Tosyn Bucknor
Popular OAP, Tosyn Bucknor is dead
Actress, Rebel Wilson, loses appeal on Australian defamation case
How Pastor Adeboye got me writing on polygamy & the impact of my series
Higher philosophy of Christian marriage (4)
Women have not had fair share in governance – Hon Obasi
Obasanjo: We must reject hooligans, thieves
Akeredolu tasks tiers of government on children views
60% Nigerian children suffer abuse – UNICEF
Echoes of Enugu communal crisis
The changing face of Somalia
Sniper-infected beans: FG begins inspection of agro-produce on highways
The urgent need to diversify the economy
Supernatural essences: Still relevant or outdated
Oshiomhole and the warmongers
ASUU strike and the 2019 polls
Waiting for Atiku’s women
Abuja strip dancers: Our story, our life
Prisoners in classrooms
At last, Innocent Kokorifa gets justice

Daily Trust
Foreign trained medical lab scientists to train for 12 months from 2019 — Council
From N2bn under PDP, N400bn now in anti-graft recovery account — Presidency
Terrorism: Security experts urge FG to adopt digital technology
Fashola flags off reconstruction of 34km expressway in Lagos
‘Kebbi schoolgirls died after eating contaminated soup’
Why I lost in 2015, Jonathan reveals at book launch
Oshiomhole to inaugurate govs-led APC reconciliation c’ttee today
Tambuwal: let’s play politics without bitterness
Fashola launches ‘foot soldiers’ for Buhari
2019: Workers should bargain with N30,000 minimum wage –TMG
Minister launches new cotton breed to boost textile industry
Why I chose Getso as running mate — Moghalu
Super Eagles held by resilient Cranes as Chukwueze makes debut
NFF renew sponsorship deal with NIKE
I have double personality – Adekuoroye
$1.5bn Lagos-Ibadan fast rail: FEC gets cost overrun request from Amaechi
IGR should be monitored by internal auditors – Ayine
Ethiopian Air eyes $2bn cargo revenue by 2025
Truck crushes cyclist, corn seller in Zuba
FCT minister assures corps members of security, welfare
Madrasa graduates 14 students
Man, 58, allegedly sodomises two boys, as father defiles 2-yr-old daughter
Enter the gladiators
Three months to the cliff
Re: Gandujegate: Lest impunity prevail
Junior was born to preserve the heirloom
Top Saudi diplomat says reports on CIA assessments are unfounded
Turkish media releases chilling account from Khashoggi ‘murder tapes’
Court jails scavenger for buying stolen goods
Editorial: FRSC, respect your core mandate
‘How Jonathan resisted temptation to take a seat among African demagogues, narcissists
Social media users berate presidency over presence of Service Chiefs at Buhari’s campaign launch
Instagram to take steps against ‘inauthentic’ accounts
ALTON warns of imminent blackout in Kogi, FCT, 8 other states
The race to be first in 5G service
2019: Workers should bargain with N30,000 minimum wage –TMG
Oyo government clears all outstanding Salaries
Plateau: 50 unemployed persons trained on environmental beautification
Ban on importation of NPK fertiliser will save Nigeria $500m annually –FEPSAN
Katsina to engage 2,000 graduates as teachers for secondary schools
NECO extends registration of 2018 SSCE
NANS urges FG to stop treating education with levity
Muslims celebrate Eid-Maolud in llorin
Bauchi stands still as Muslims celebrate Eid-El-Maulud
Eid-el-Maulud: Aremu urges Nigerians to emulate virtues of Prophet Muhammed
Senators endorse Nollywood Movie ‘Heaven On My Mind’
30 contestants selected for Queen Moremi Beauty Pageant
Tosyn Bucknor, Popular OAP dies at 37
How Erosion submerged houses, exposed oil pipelines in Abia community
World Toilet Day: 120m Nigerians have no access to decent toilet
‘Wildlife lost many times faster than natural extinction’
Issues, challenges of arbitration dominate 2018 CIArb conference
Evans denies statement to police, alleges extra judicial killings
NBA legal mail
SIFAX appoints Mariam Afolabi executive director

Buhari absent at Jonathan’s book launch
Jonathan’s phone call to Buhari conferred legitimacy to Nigeria’s political process ― Dogara
APC never promised to transform Nigeria in 4yrs ― Fashola
Tosin Bucknor died of sickle cell anemia, Sister confirms
BREAKING: Kashamu, Abati to fly PDP flag for governorship in Ogun
Fayemi reinstates 5 Permanent Secretaries sacked by Fayose
Jonathan’s phone call to Buhari conferred legitimacy to Nigeria’s political process ― Dogara
Those who left Ajimobi, Oyo APC regretting decision ― Alaafin, Muyideen Bello
Eviction crisis: Mesiogo estate residents ask military authority to respect order
Group condemns invasion of Ondo House of Assembly by hoodlums
2019: PDP members in diaspora caution INEC on free, fair credible election
Bauchi crisis: Gov Abubakar imposes 12 hour curfew on five communities
APC never promised to transform Nigeria in 4yrs ― Fashola
2019 presidency: Duke, SDP candidate picks Gabam as running mate
Police arraign fake tailor for allegedly swindling woman of N50,000
Police arrest 24-year-old cop killer in Yenagoa
I want divorce, I am battered, housewife tells court
Police arraign 8 suspected cultists, terrorising Lagos community
Nigeria to become world’s second largest rice importer in 2019 — US agriculture agency
How Obama influenced Nigeria’s 2015 election, Jonathan reveals in new book
Minimum Wage: N30,000, a compromised figure —Wabba
ASCSN tasks Atiku, Buhari on job creation, poverty and employment reduction
ILO, other partners to tackle youth unemployment in West Africa
Consequences of workers retrenchment grievous for Govs ― NLC, TUC warn
EDITORIAL: Lawmakers and sitting requirements
Waiting for Atiku’s women
Effects of social media
Beaten, driven, trapped: 48 Oyo communities decry handicap by rampaging herdsmen
Aregbesola bids Osun people farewell at last interactive session

The Guardian

Police mourn death of 3 colleagues
NFF signs new contract with NIKE
Gunmen kidnap Plateau monarch
Leaders extol Jonathan’s virtues at book launch
We promised change but not in four years, says Fashola
NDIC’s premium contribution pool exceeds N1tr
US to give Saudis a pass even if Crown Prince behind murder
Ortom asks Amaechi to prove allegations on Mbalom killings
Two drug addicts drown in River Niger evading NDLEA arrest
APC stole ‘Next Level’ mantra, logo from Rex Institute, PDP alleges
Senate pledges to encourage investments in capital market
Man, 58, sodomises two boys as father defiles two-year-daughter
Zverev’s London victory heralds new era in tennis
Ahmed Musa accepts referee’s apology over disallowed goal
Unyielding Uganda holds Super Eagles in Asaba
Nigerian karate on its way to Olympic Games, says Purgatorio
VAR may debut at Champions League’s knockout rounds, Ceferin declares
Athletes to compete for 24 titles in new improved Asoju Oba Cup
Imo braces for intricate triangular gubernatorial battle
‘Nigerians will vote according to their conscience in 2019’
The Road to change runs through Lagos
The vast power of soft power
Gunshot Fired At Future And Drake’s Party
Editorial: Who’s addressing Nigeria’s growing debt?
Bad road stalls completion of N2.5b Baro port project
African emerging market investment platform debuts
Debt sustainability hinged on real sector growth, investments
Manufactures urged to improve product innovation
The huge debt burden and how we got there
FCT: Enforcing the ban on Okada and Keke operations
Garlands… as LASPOTECH turns 40 – Part 2
Nigeria: A troubled country in search of redemption
NIMC, operators strategise on January 2019 NIN deadline
NCC warns against substandard telecom devices
FG commends Zinox, assures of local content devt
‘Slow Internet connections across Nigeria negate productivity’
‘Sleeplessness does not cause early death’
Zinc deficiency during pregnancy linked to autism in babies
Microgel powder fights infection, helps wounds heal
Car tyres, brake pads produce harmful microplastics


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Ndume Says No Cause For Alarm On APC Crisis
2019 Elections: Ohaneze Urges Youths To Shun Violence, Hooliganism
Army Flushes Out Criminals In Northwest
2019: Buhari Campaign Organisation To Embark On Ward-To-Ward Mobilisation
Fans, Celebrities Mourn Radio Presenter, Tosyn Bucknor
You Brought Peace To Nigeria, Abdulasami, Mahama, Sambo, Others Hail Jonathan
Nigeria Not Listed, Recognised In World As Country Exporting Any Particular Product – Madu
Ndume Backs N30,000 Minimum Wage
Edo SDGs Assures Of Quality Education, Constructs School
Second Class Chief Kidnapped In Plateau
If I Were Nigerian, I Would Vote For Atiku Abubakar – Ex-Ugandan VP
2019 Polls: Why We Adopt Buhari – UPP
2019 Polls: CSOs Demand Urgent Reform Of Police Act
Police Warn Politicians Against Violence
You Can’t Take Nigeria To Any Level With Plagiarised Copy, Paste Plan – Reno
2019: Nigeria’ll Be Great Again With Buhari’s ‘Next Level’ – Group
DELSU guard arrested as corpse of missing student found without breasts, tongue
DMO summons oil marketers over outstanding debts
A-Ibom Assembly crisis: Sacked lawmakers elect ‘new Speaker’
Buhari stole #NextLevel concept from Associate Professor Kelly Costner? – Reno
Saraki must go, impeachment plans very much alive – Ndume
DSS invitation: Clear your name before campaigning for APC, Frank fires Oshiomhole
There will be no Super League, UEFA chief says
Britain’s Farah eyes London Marathon glory
Soccer-Four years to next World Cup but will it be 32 or 48 teams?
National Sports Festival: Dalung meets Buhari, seeks N1.3bn
AFCON 2019 : Musa, Onyekuru hopeful of successful outing
Senators endorse Nollywood Movie about infidelity, ‘Heaven On My Mind’
Tosyn Bucknor dies

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