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
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


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
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

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
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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

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’


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

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