News Headlines Nov 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
PDP kicks as FG cautions US against granting Atiku visa now
Three days to deadline for submission of candidates’ names, defections hit APC
Generator fumes kill three family members in Osogbo
Reps probe PENCOM boss over alleged illegal appointments, pay increment
I started as bus conductor — Ortom
Plateau lawmaker forged our certificate, Unijos registrar insists
Boko Haram using drones, foreign fighters – Army
Court can’t compel us to prosecute Fani-Kayode, Abaribe, others for Kanu’s escape – DSS, DG
Secondus, Saraki challenge Buhari to debate with Atiku
Ogun APC gov candidate picks running mate
Man caught attempting to sell human eyeball for N250,000 in Niger
Gratuities: 189 pensioners drag Nasarawa govt to court
Katsina kidnap, robbery gang remanded in prison
Nasarawa commission sacks 20 workers for assaulting CJ
EFCC arraigns Gombe college provost, two others for N52m fraud
We have no hand in Akwa Ibom Assembly crisis – APC
6,352 candidates jostle for 469 National Assembly seats
ICPC quizzes council chiefs over N9.33m bribe
15,333 students graduate from Minna college several years after
Widow accuses police of indifference as robbers kill 20-year-old son
Ogun rape: Police arraign suspect’s mother, one other after PUNCH report
Man hits landlord with chair while resolving conflict
LASTMA officials kick over reported death of killer F-SARS operative
Suspected cultists kill Owo poly student
Don’t boycott 2019 elections, House committee warns South-East residents
Akwa Ibom Speaker lacks power to declare vacant seats of defecting members —APC chief
Naira crashes against dollar at black market
CDC plans $1bn post-Brexit investment drive in Nigeria
Winners emerge in Fidelity Bank’s promo
We’re committed to reducing unemployment – Sterling Bank
We remitted N30.4bn operating surplus to FG –NPA
Active lines increased to 165m in October – NCC
FIFA rankings: Eagles drop to fourth in Africa
Pinnick promises Falcons $10,000 each to win AWCON
GOtv Boxing Night to feature WBF bout
DStv to air AWCON final Live
As a Man United fan, I’m envious of Chelsea – Tinubu
Ikoyi Ladies Open golf tourney ends
Transparency, accountability will fix education sector – Stakeholders
Lagos to include HIV sensitisation in schools curricula
5,400 schoolteachers fail qualifying exam nationwide
Education critical to Nigeria’s development – Osinbajo
Bayelsa unveils online scratch cards for primary schools
Old pupils of JHS demand increment of education budget
UNESCO adds reggae music to global cultural heritage list
AY, Omoni Oboli to make Hollywood debut
Tekno takes time off music
Financial sector professionals hangout in Lagos
Tips for buying a digital camera
Editorial: Nigeria’s energy trilemma self-inflicted
Ikpeazu and Wike can’t be God’s rivals
Primary health care: Lessons not yet fully learned
Nigeria and enemies within
Will pay rise end predatory policing?

The Nation

Boko Haram: Buhari, other leaders draw new war plan
No buyers as Naira drops to N370/$
Army, Rivers clash over ‘militia training camp’
PDP kicks as Fed Govt advises U.S. against visa for Atiku
Fayemi closes case at election tribunal
Yellow fever alert in Ondo
‘Our successes still manifest despite Metele setback’
Owerri-PH Road: A kidnappers’ corridor
Police warn against buying phones from strangers
Suspected killer of LASTMA official dies after mob action
House should recall APC lawmakers, says Eyibo
Store holds exhibition
APC, PDP suffer more defections in House of Reps
Osinbajo: we’re closer to ending AIDS epidemic
Culture critical to society’s healthy development, says Ambode
Martins donates scholarships worth millions of dollars to Oshoala foundation
GOtv Boxing Night brings WBF title bout to Nigeria
La Liga ready to help Nigeria beyond football
Nigeria clinches two gold medals at African Duathlon Tourney
Sarri rules out switching Kante’s role
Lagos Govt. empowers HIV patients with trade skills
South Africa won’t be second time lucky — Oluehi
2019: Igbos in Cross River to support Ayade
Can PDP bounce back in 2019?
Anambra Central and Umeh’s re-election bid
Ecobank upgrades banking application
Reps to investigate PenCom
Ministry demands improved funding
Good Hair partners La Mode Magazine on disability foundation
How to stop brain drain, suicide, others, by psychiatrists
Fed Govt inaugurates MDCN council
HMO, firm partner on maternal health
Lagos bicycle competition holds on Sunday
Youths vita to anti-graft war, says ICPC boss
Remembrance service
Assembly moves to raise mobilisation fees to 40%
Money Laundering: Zamfara SUBEB boss jailed 41 years
NCCE to Review Curriculum of Colleges of Education
Mixed reactions trail FG’s reduction of JAMB, NECO fees
KDIRS, ABU Zaria to settle N6bn tax suit out of court
Fed Govt. evolves new approach to Niger Delta development
Guinness donates breathalyser kits to FRSC
Kada Cinema fetes 120 orphans, disabled persons
Cross River communities organise soccer competition to fight crime
Cross River community denies attack on neighbours
Succour for wives of fallen heroes
New Abia police chief parades 57 suspects
Alunmi to rebuild Aggrey Memorial College
Enugu community to Senate: we’ve not had electricity for one year


FG Expresses Reservation over Moves to Grant Atiku US Visa
2019: Atiku Exudes Confidence, Predicts PDP Win, Promises Fiscal Transparency
Nigerian Army Removes Spokesman, Texas Chukwu
2019: Atiku Exudes Confidence, Predicts PDP Win, Promises Fiscal Transparency
Moody’s: Weak Capital Buffers Reveal Tier 2 Banks’ Vulnerability
Amosun’s Associate, Akinlade, Dumps APC, Picks APM Gov Ticket
NCC Sets 2020 for 5G Rollout in Nigeria
2019: Abdulsalami-led Committee Lists Conditions for Peaceful Poll
House Halts Teleology’s Takeover of 9mobile
NPA Denies Not Remitting N117bn Operating Surplus
Resign Now, PDP Tells INEC Chairman, IG
Alleged N15bn Fraud: Appeal Court Reverses Tambuwal’s Pardon
Rivers Govt Kicks as Army Stops Training of Neighbourhood Safety Corps’ Applicants
2019: Enugu PDP Embarks on Seven-day Prayers, Fasting for Violence-free Elections
Discos Fault Obaseki on BEDC’s Performance
Akwa Ibom Hosts 26th NMMA
Nigeria to Become World’s Capital for Infants’ Death by 2021, Says World Bank
Court Stops Akwa Ibom Lawmaker from Parading Himself as Speaker
The Candidate with Impeccable Experience to Take Lagos to the Next Level
APGA’s Gaffe in Imo Guber Primary: A Rejoinder
How to Make Informed Choices in the 2019 General Elections
Between Political Achievements and Grassroots Reality
Kano APC Federal Lawmakers Back Ganduje, Promise Buhari 5m Votes
Yobe Proposes N91.6bn Budget for 2019
Access Bank, Others Seek End to Violence against Women
SEC DG Restates Commitment to Develop Capital Market
StarTimes Offers Discount on Subscription
Few Operational Aircraft Puts Pressure on Airlines
Air Peace Takes Delivery of 6th ERJ 145
NFF Motivates Falcons with $10,000 Win Bonus against South Africa
‘LaLiga Playing a Key Role in the Growth of Football’
IOC Tags Aruna Quadri Africa’s All-time T’tennis Best
WBF Title Bout Headlines 17th GOtv Boxing Night
Ambode for Grand Finale of 50th Asoju Oba Cup
NSF President Seeks Cooperation to Revive Squash
Former ‘Nigerian’ Boxer, Defiagbon Dies in Las Vegas
Falcons/ Banyana Match Live on DStv, GOtv
Victorious Army International Holds 10th Annual Convention
Day Orange Global Achievement Awards Shut Down Port Harcourt
Mwanga Africa Candles Sell out at Launch Event
PRESCO Shines at Pearls Awards in Lagos
Loyola House Retains Championship in Interhouse Competition

The Sun
Amosun, Okorocha’s men join APM, DPP
Minister blames Lake Chad Basin for renewed Boko Haram attacks
2019 polls: FG demands US neutrality
Army stops training of Rivers Neighbourhood Watch recruits
Drama in Anambra Assembly as 2 struggle for speaker’s seat
We’ll monitor campaign funds – EFCC
We save $30m annually from transparent insurance bidding – Baru
Minister blames Lake Chad Basin for renewed Boko Haram attacks

2019 polls: FG demands US neutrality

BREAKING: We’ve no plan to impeach Gov. Udom – A’Ibom APC

Osun Chief Judge releases 13 inmates from Ile-Ife prison
Kano APC NASS caucus passes vote of confidence on Ganduje
Ogun Assembly majority leader, 3 others defect to APM

2019: PDP to field 14 female, 2 male candidates in Lagos East — Chieftain

Oyo voters speak on their choice of candidate

Buhari, Ajimobi have done well – Adelabu
Most SMEs fail due to poor feedback – Kanu, Feedback Hall boss

FMBN doles out N3bn to FRSC officials

NIMN relocates head office to Ikeja GRA

Senators disagree over NPA’s withheld N177bn surplus
FIFA rankings: Nigeria now fourth in Africa, retains world 44th place
Fury: I’ll floor Wilder one million per cent
Ola Aina resumes training at Torino
Gracia extends Watford deal until 2023
Keane announces retirement
Sound Sultan, others to promote agriculture through music at #UnitedNations4Food Music Concert
Singer, Mo’Cheddah reveals depression struggles
Jonathan and the Chibok girls affair
Muhammad Babandede’s scorecard (2)
Which Nigerian ethnic nations have the prettiest women?
Terror war and the shocker from Metele
Much ado about power (2)
Now that campaign has started
Senate adjourns to allow PDP lawmakers attend NEC meeting

Court adjourns hearing suit seeking final forfeiture of money linked to Patience Jonathan
PPP only solution to infrastructural deficit in Nigeria – Expert
Reviewing Police Act with gender lens
Why Imo people should vote for Uzodinma
Ikeogu Oke (1967-2018)
2019 polls: FG demands US neutrality
BREAKING: We’ve no plan to impeach Gov. Udom – A’Ibom APC
Kano APC NASS caucus passes vote of confidence on Ganduje

Daily Trust
OPL 245: Has Nigeria really lost $6billion
Re: How Yobe livestock farmers lost scores of animals to disease
Jigawa’s goat loan scheme
2019 Presidency: Salient issues before pitching a tent
Super Eagles fail to move in latest FIFA ranking, retain 44th place
Police woman, 3 children die mysteriously in Osogbo
Akinlade’s defection shocking, says Ogun APC Chair
BREAKING: Imo APC crisis: We’ve gone beyond reconciliation, says Okorocha
FG decries deficiencies in civil service
No FG agency is more transparent than NNPC, says GMD
N9.33m fraud: ICPC grills AMAC director, others
Army shut down Rivers Neighbourhood Watch’s training camp
2019 polls: Parties to meet Dec 11 to sign peace accord
2019: PDP inaugurates presidential campaign council
Okocha, Babangida search for new talents in Abuja
Why we sponsored 2018 Lagos Kids’ Marathon – AXA Mansard
Flights shortage: Air Peace pledges to end travellers’ woes
Yobe budgets N91.6bn for 2019 fiscal year
No FG agency is more transparent than NNPC, says GMD
Bello lauds armed forces on FCT peace, security
Winning the war against Boko Haram
Peter Obi, South East Leaders and 2019
2019 Presidency: Salient issues before pitching a tent
Editorial: Jigawa’s goat loan scheme
Jamb is now free of pythons, anacondas – Shehu Sani
Multiple taxations threaten adequate telecom infrastructure, says NCC
Nigerian youth build technology solutions
Kano spends N9.6bn monthly on salaries for 185,000 civil servants
Minimum wage: Kano NLC tasks governors to cut cost of governance
FG decries deficiencies in civil service
Bandits resume attacks on Katsina farming communities
Respite for farmers as NCX, commodity coy partner on produce trading
Tea, coffee farmers cry out over neglect
Rape: FIDA advocates sex education for primary school pupils
UTME: JAMB to commence 2019 registration in December
Mixed reactions trail FG’s reduction of JAMB, NECO fees
‘I wanted to kill myself but I didn’t know how to’
AY, Omoni Oboli make Hollywood debut
Cinema revolution best for Kannywood — Director
Zamfara: Judge declines jurisdiction to continue APC primaries case
Gombe college provost docked over N52m fraud
EFCC vs Shema : Court adjourns case to January 23 and 24 2019

The Guardian

Resign, PDP tells INEC chairman, police IG
Rivers government, army bicker over militia training camp
Consumers groan over poor connections as 4G/LTE services wobble
Court fixes February to hear suit seeking Biafra republic
EU, AU move to ease legal migration to Europe
Nigeria plans selling electricity to Burkina Faso
Prune your fat perks to pay new wage, NLC tells governors
FG plans to facilitate local manufacture of HIV medicines
Stakeholders worried about multiplicity of agencies in oil sector
US-based Nigerian boxer ‘The Eagle,’ others to light up TBS for GOtv Boxing Night 17
Beat Banyana, pocket $10,000, NFF tells Super Falcons
Drogba, Weah, Essien, others for ‘The Match’ in Lagos
Watford ties down Isaac Success until 2023
Focus on Las Vegas for Tyson Fury, Wilder big fight
200 golfers for Lakowe Club Championship
Defection of Amosun’s loyalists may rock Ogun Assembly
Nigerians must rise up for revolution in 2019, says Moghalu
Presidential candidates sign peace pact ahead of 2019 poll
APC chieftain urges Akwa Ibom Assembly Speaker to reverse decision on lawmakers
Tips On Water Therapy
Editorial: Nigerian universities and funding dilemma
Get the most from your warm up
Nigeria imports $3.3 billion steel product
Fresh row over pilots, engineers’ pay rise
CIBN advocates improved agric financing for economic growth
Legal framework hobbles cybersecurity efforts
Buhari as prisoners’ taker
The Atiku plan: Charting a new course for Nigeria
2019: Working again or next level
Nigeria is a bridge of hope in the face of challenges!
Signal alliance, Microsoft and Cisco to deliver Azure Stack to the enterprise


2019: Don’t Endorse Any Candidate, FG Tells US Govt
2019: Atiku Dares Buhari To Debate
Rights Group Drags FIRS To Court, Demands Atiku’s Tax Records
Boko Haram Goes Hi-Tech With Drones, Mercenaries
Governor Arrested For Taking Bribe
Nigeria Ranks 129th Out Of 149 Countries In World Prosperity Index
Army Discovers Militia Training Camp In Rivers Community
The Senate And King Salman Of Saudi Arabia
A Letter To Ikeogu
African Union Sports Council Region 2 Rally Support For Senegal, Ghana
‘Boko Haram Using Drones, Mercenaries Against Nigerian Troops’
NFF Pumps Up Falcons’ Spirit Ahead Big Banyana Clash
G-20 Summit And Possible Outcomes
Concerns Over Increasing Road Crashes On Ebonyi Roads
World AIDS Day: FG Committed To Universal Access To HIV Treatment – Osinbajo
Goodluck Jonathan’s My Transition Hours, A Thrilling Odyssey
Prof Ejiofor Bags Pan African Humanitarian Awards In Morocco
Tourism In Nigeria, The Next Big Thing – Mark More‘
Boko Haram Using Drones, Mercenaries Against Nigerian Troops’
World AIDS Day: FG Committed To Universal Access To HIV Treatment – Osinbajo
APC Crisis Is Being Overblown – Hon Suleiman
Jaiz Bank To Establish New Branches In 4 States – MD
NNPC Saved $30m From Insurance Premiums In 3yrs – Baru
Access Bank Partners Group To End Violence Against Women
NNPC Issues New Performance Guidelines For Entities
2019: Why We Want PMB Back In Aso Rock – Ashafa
APC Crisis: PMB’s Intervention And The Blunders Of Party Leadership
APC Primaries: 4 Ogun Lawmakers Defect To APM
Gov Ganduje Deserves Second Term, Says Kano NASS Caucus
Mr Eazi Drops ‘Lagos to London’
EDITORIAL: Reviving The Textile Industry
Conflicts Between Political Achievements And Grassroots Reality In Gombe
When Will Nigeria’s Romance With Corruption End?
Concerns Over Increasing Road Crashes On Ebonyi Roads
EXCLUSIVELY WOMAN: Nigerian Women In Politics Call For Gender Responsive Reporting
National Farmers’ Helpline Is Fully Operational – Prof Othman
The Frightening Record Of Human Flesh Eaters In Nigeria
64 Years After, Ocho Festival Resurrects In Igala Kingdom
Rivers Building Collapse: Unstoppable Flow Of Tears, Blood


2019: APC Senators, Reps Pass Vote Of Confidence On Ganduje
BEDC MD Saga: Market Women, Groups Laud Obaseki’s Defence Of Common Man
Leader Of Yahoo Plus Gang That Kidnapped, Killed DELSU Student Slumps, Dies
APC Crisis: Will NWC Panel’s Efforts Yield Dividends In Bauchi?
Bayelsa: PDP, APC Flex Muscles Over Alaibe, Other’s Defection
Eurobond: External Reserves Record First Increase In 4mths
Lanre Shittu Takes FG’s Auto Policy To Next Level
Group Sues FIRS Over Atiku’s Tax Receipts
Ndidi Bags EPL Best Super Eagles Passer
Infinity Tyres Kickstarts 2018 Edition Of Value Drive
2019: Ogun League Of Imams, Alfas Pray For Peaceful, Violence-Free Elections
High Alcohol Consumption By Drivers Worrisome, Says FRSC, Lagos Govt
National Mosque: Igbo Muslims Grumbles Over Delay In Appointment Of Imam
All-New A-Class Redefines Luxury, Utility, Safety In Compact Car Segment
Group Backs Oshiomhole On Buhari’s 2nd Term
Deadline for candidates’ withdrawals: Confusion in Okorocha, Amosun’s camps
Boko Haram: We’re still under siege, Shehu Borno tells Buhari
Losses to bad loans remain high in Nigerian banks – Moody’s
Late F-SARS operative faces posthumous trial, dismissal over LASTMA officer’s murder
Insurgency : Buhari calls for bilateral, multinational platforms at Lake Chad
2019: I’m ready to debate with Buhari – Atiku
2019: Buhari, APC unperturbed by U.S plan to restore Atiku’s visa but…- Lai Mohammed
4 more Reps members dump APC, PDP
Breaking: LASTMA murder : F-SARS officer dies hours after – PPRO
Boko Haram kills three soldiers, overrun Nigerian army base
Atiku firms support deal with S-East leaders
EDO: Projections on the Ambode treatment
Two brothers arrested with fresh human head in Lagos
Breaking: Boko Haram terrorists now use drones, foreign fighters – Nigerian Army
Buhari’s election as president in 2015 “a huge mistake” – APC defectors
Who’s politicising the killing of Nigerian soldiers?
2019 Imo guber: I’ll support Nwosu if he joins another party— Okorocha
Delta Central: Omo-Agege in Evelyn Oboro’s ‘gun sights’
APC crisis: Will NWC panel’s efforts yield dividends in Bauchi?
Bayelsa: PDP, APC flex muscles over Alaibe, other’s defection
Breaking: Edo govt declares Friday half-day in honour of Anenih
Etebo regrets red card in championship
LaLiga, clubs playing key role world’s football growth
Argentina offer Scaloni coaching job full time
Madrid touted for Copa Libertadores final: report
Nollywood still leading the way for Nigerian entertainment sector
Mr Eazi’s ‘Lagos to London’ hits 79m stream
Robber begs mob to remove charmed ring from finger before dying
Edo Govt commences refurbishment of public schools
BEDC MD saga: Market women, groups laud Obaseki’s defence of common man
Nigeria begins preparations for 5G roll out
High alcohol consumption by drivers worrisome, says FRSC, Lagos govt

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