News Headlines Dec 22, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 22, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Soldiers lobby against North-East postings as Boko Haram attacks escalate
It’s late to override President’s veto on electoral bill –Lawmakers
Amosun talks tough as Ogun APC gets caretaker committee
Fear of ‘Yahoo boys’ has made us stop wearing pants – Women in Delta students’ communities
Maiduguri residents protest against uninterrupted electricity supply
Woman sells own pants, makes N28m a year
Man donates sperm free of charge to help women
Barbells get lost inside woman’s breast
Death row inmate tries different tactics to kill self
Salesman stabs boss, demands N4m for 18 months’ work
Husband locks wife in basement, charges men N2,000 to rape her
UniUyo VC advocates use of ADR in election disputes
Oil firm donates water projects, others to Akwa Ibom communities
Soldiers lobby against North-East postings as Boko Haram attacks escalate
EFCC intercepts $2.8m at Enugu airport, arrests 10 Internet fraudsters
Yuletide: Police beef up security, ban firecrackers in Rivers
Imo govt pays N2.1bn to land owners
Police arrest native doctor using army uniform to rob
Imo governorship not family affair, says Oshiomhole
Fear of ‘Yahoo boys’ has made us stop wearing pants –
JUST IN: US govt shuts down at midnight as House adjourns…
Afenifere accuses Tinubu of peddling ‘fake’…
Fake military men arrested for kidnapping American returnees
Court remands Deji Adeyanju in prison till Feb 6
Don’t fall in love on Facebook, jailed man warns
My wife will sue you if you leave me, man tells girlfriend
Woman, 32, jailed 14 years for stealing baby
APC had no reason to nominate Buhari again – Prelate
Gov candidate promises to establish anti-graft agency if elected
I am not neglecting any part of Nigeria, Buhari tells South-East
Okorocha’s 2019 budget’ll plunge Imo into more debts – Aspirant
Kwara APC factional chair denies expulsion
Interconnect debts can sink telecoms industry – NCC
CPC backs NCC on sanction of mobile operators
Local airline, Boeing seal $11.7bn aircraft deal
Contributory pension workers rise to 8.27 million
WIMBIZ seeks women participation in politics, governance
Brazil to ‘actively’ boost farm exports —next foreign minister
Sometimes I feel like visiting some people but tradition won’t allow me to do so –Adeoti, Olomu of Omu-Aran
Salah and Van Dijk seal Christmas top spot for Liverpool
Sanchez denies Mourinho exit bet report
Ozil has a future at Arsenal – Emery
Ogunbote targets early goal against USMBA
Lagos appoints Ogunseinde as gymnastics board boss
NFF orders Super 8 to hold latest Jan. 3
I’ve married three times for the wrong reasons –Charly Boy
Let’s not pretend we don’t have problems in Nollywood –Kevin Ikeduba
Alleged marital crisis: My private life is my business, says Nikki Laoye
Odugbemi bags lifetime achievement award
I respect Wizkid, Davido, I’m not threatened by them –Pablo Vicky D
Charity homes benefit from Glo end-of-year largesse
Reasons why you should become a secondary virgin this Christmas (II)
The ‘abroad’ we value…
Five ways to have a memorable Christmas
Dealing with anxiety, others in sexual relationship

The Nation

OKOROCHA locks out OSHIOMHOLE, Imo APC Chiefs from stadium
EFCC intercepts $2.8m cash at airport
How pregnant woman, 80-year-old scaled fence to escape Lagos pipeline fire
Arewa Community in Lagos to hold mega rally for Sanwo-Olu
FG to NLC: drop ultimatum on minimum wage
Fayemi presents N129.9b Budget of Restoration
Yuletide: FAAN assures passengers of safety
2019 budget proposals the best FG can offer, says Mohammed
Amosun on dissolution of Ogun APC exco: We fear only God, Buhari, no one else
2019: INEC reads riot act to staff
Yuletide: Don’t embark on night journey, FRSC tells motorists
Obla faults House of Reps over sack call, goes to court
Insecurity: Court urged to decline request for disclosure of insurgency war’s cost
Budget presentation: NANS wants NASS to apologise to Nigerians
Burna Boy, Wande Coal to headline GOtv Boxing Night 17
Golden Eaglets will be ready for CAN 2019
Kalli to commission U-23 AFCON preliminary match
How Betway Plan to reward Nigerian Customers
Agusto & Co. affirms FBN’s ‘Aa-(f)’ rating
Chamber to induct president at dinner
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Alabi Yellow: How satanic role fuelled my interest in acting
Amstel Malta Awards Samson Itodo ‘Young Person of the Year’ at Future Awards
Gospel act Pat Edo drops fifth album
Our lawmakers have done it again!
APC discord and presidential vacillation
Jumia Launches Late-night Food Delivery Service

ThisDay

Gideon Okeke Falls for Chidera
Queeneth Agbor Stands for Sex Before Marriage
Why That Popular APC Song is Getting Stale and Boring
Toyin Subair Finds Love in India
NAJA Awards Confirms Mitsubishi Motors Repositioning in Nigeria
Cape Town to Kathmandu – Mission accomplished!
PAN Nigeria Limited Clinches Auto Assembly Plant of The Year at NAJA Awards
CES 2019: Kia Prepares for Post-autonomous Driving Era
Daimler to Premiere new Mercedes-Benz CLA at Consumer Electronics Show 2019
Titi Abubakar’s Strong Prop For Hubby
Quincy Ayodele Warms Up for 60th Birthday in Dubai
Ex- NSE Top Shot, MUSA Elekama, Bereaved
Honour For Samson Itodo
Dignitaries, Business Executives, Celebrities Storm Premiere of ‘Chief Daddy’
Uzee Usman: I’m Not Ready for Marriage Now…Too Busy to Think about Relationships
Sanusi Heads Ogun APC Caretaker Committee
Awoof Mama Begins New Campaign, Plans to Launch Makeup Line

The Sun

Soldiers feared killed in another Boko Haram attack
Gunmen kill 25 in Zamfara village attacks
Wike terminates Tonye Cole’s firms power contracts
How I survived as only girl among 58 boys – Ebele Okeke, Nigeria’s first female head of service
APC crisis: Oshiomhole is a reckless rascal – Nwafor, Imo party chairman
Oshiomhole is an undertaker, out to destroy APC – Adebiyi, Ogun party chairman
Interpol orders Diezani’s arrest
2019: Remo monarchs throw weight behind Isiaka
How to unravel Badeh’s killers – Ekhomu
2019: Mantu, Tapgun, Jang leads battle against Lalong in Plateau
My visions for Benue tax board – New BIRS boss
Wike terminates sale of state-owned power plants by guber challenger
Politics
Kashamu to PDP: Negotiate with us or forget Ogun State
Oil and gas sector generated $17.05 bn in 2016 – NEITI
SAGE Introduces new financial solution Package
Heritage Bank partners AFRICANMED to stem medical tourism
NAEE threatens to paralyse economy over CBN’s refusal to approve loan application
AfCFTA: Committee to submit report January – Presidency
Russia 2018 is best watched World Cup – FIFA
Banned Smith reveals details of ball-tampering debacle
I’m best Igbo rapper-EffizyNow
An Entrepreneur’s Odyssey
Lai Mohamed and the lies of leadership a rejoiner for calling Atiku desperate
Fayemi presents N129.9 billion budget for 2019
Two major musical concerts: One great peaceful garden city
FG commissions 151 housing units for workers in Kuje
Shocker in Enugu as woman, 34, murders mum, 58
UBEC: FG devises means for states to access counterpart funds
MTN, MUSON host donors, pledge more support for creative sector
Shun criminals masquerading as politicians, Dickson warns youths
My visions for Benue tax board – New BIRS boss
Hopeless budget comment: We did our best, FG replies Saraki

Daily Trust

We were not expelled by APC NWC – Balogun-Fulani
Unity Bank, NACCIMA launch debit card to promote businesses
Deputy governor charges students, youths on peaceful elections
Abuja airport’s new international terminal takes off
‘I made more money from snatching cars than treating broken bones’
Troops repel fresh attack on Benue community
Nigeria’s oil, gas earnings slumped to $17.05bn in 2016, lowest in 10 years – NEITI
EFCC intercepts $2.8 million at Enugu Airport
Nigerians will not forget Buhari for wrecking Nigeria’s economy – Fayose
2019 election is a referendum on insecurity, killings and hunger – Dogara
Abuja airport’s new international terminal takes off
Insurgents wipe out rice plantations, and farmers’ smiles
2019: PDP can’t reclaim power in Niger – Musa Abdul
APC reconciliation committee: How far, so far?
Amosun dares Oshiomhole, says Ogun APC excos will complete tenure
My target is to break Amike’s 1987 Nigerian record – Olowookere
United needs rebuilding from the top down
Juve set to maintain record start against Roma
Kaduna: El-Rufai signs 2019 budget
FG makes N132bn from Sukuk auction
Yuletide: FAAN beefs up security at Lagos, Abuja, other airports
‘I’m worried about increase in kidnapping’
ANA 2018: THE STATE OF OUR EDUCATION
Anti-corruption beyond 2019
My impression about Nigeria changed when I arrived – Envoy
ALBANIA: Govt expels Iran envoy in ‘terrorist’ row
EGYPT: Court acquits 40 NGO workers after retrial
EFCC intercepts $2.8 million at Enugu Airport
Ekiti: Police move against kidnapping, robbery during yuletide
Police in Ekiti declare war on criminals
Editorial: N20 trillion unremitted stamp duty
ISI hijab crisis: Court adjourns hearing till January 11
Hijab crisis: Court grants UI International School extension of time
2018: 8 stars we lost
Controversy over screening of Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ in Nigerian cinemas
AMMA award goes international
Flood: Niger to relocate 13 communities to New Muregi
Reducing vehicular emissions, key to tackling air pollution – NESREA
‘Navy activities stem increase in hydrocarbon pollution’

Vanguard

The 19th National Sports Festival And Matters Arising
Booing Of Buhari: ‘PDP Lawmakers Behaved Like Kids, Gangsters’
Your Attempt To Doctor Unemployment Figures Is Corruption, PDP Tells Buhari
Arewa Community In Lagos To Hold Mega Rally For Sanwo-Olu
The Vice Presidential ‘Applicants’ Subsidy Puzzle
The Easy President And His Fearless First Lady
Enugu Govt Awards Multiple Contracts On Infrastructural Devt, Fire Trucks
Dozens Of Migrants Found Dead On Mediterranean Sea
Ronaldo Raring To Shoot Down Roma
2019 Elections: Court Resurrects APC, PDP Supremacy Battle In Kwara
Barca Keen To Keep Top Spot Before Winter Break
How Boko Haram Is Exploiting Our Weaknesses Metele Attack Surviving Soldier Reveals
2019: Cabal Hijacks President Buhari’s Campaign
Castigating Buhari: How Fair?
Improved Physical Infrastructure Key To Business Growth — Binatone Boss
Celebrate Christmas Unusual
Boko Haram Does Not Intend To Release Leah Sharibu —Helen Oritsejafor
Oshiomhole, Sheriff, Uba, Oga, Gulark storm Uzodimma’s campaign flag-off
Atiku already dividing Nigeria even not yet elected president – Miyetti Allah
Kano: Kwankwaso supporters back to APC
Labour Threatens to resume nationwide strike January 2
I didn’t support Buhari, FG’s refusal to release Dasuki, Malami tells court
ASUU Strike: INEC alleges 2019 Elections under threat
Lawmakers’ chant of ‘lies’, rowdiness total disgrace to Nigerians’
Court sacks Oshiomhole-backed Kwara APC exco
2019 elections: Court resurrects APC, PDP supremacy battle in Kwara
How we’ll counter APC rigging plan — CUPP Spokesperson
Insecurity: Group carpets Ondo PDP over comment on Akeredolu
2019 polls: Bode George urges S’East, S’South PDP leaders to bury hatchet, support Atiku
Iwobi set to start against Burnley
NPFL new season to start January 13
‘It was my chance to educate him on sex’
A man’s lifestyle can affect the quality of his sperm
Don’t fall in love on Facebook, jailed Indian warns
Dangote, Otedola party with DJ Cuppy
Dammy Krane in tears as he performed at Wizkid’s show
Krizbeatz, Ceeboi gear up for joint project
Wizkid is our national treasure – Star Lager beer’s MD
Improved physical infrastructure key to business growth — Binatone Boss
Man allegedly assaults neighbour over generator’s noise
Hijab crisis: Court grants UI International School extension of time
Abule-Egba pipeline fire’ll not disrupt fuel supply – NNPC
Google gets EU e-money licence in Lithuania amid Brexit uncertainty
Genotype is a deciding factor before marriage

Leadership

2019: INEC Beams Searchlight On Workers Romancing With Politicians
EFCC Intercepts N1bn At Enugu Airport
Name Democratic Merchants, Coalition Of Progressive Parties Tells Oshiomhole
London Court Sentences 6 Ghanaians For Fraud
Court Dissolves Marriage Over Abuse, Sex For Ritual Purposes
Yuletide: Police Warn Criminals To Steer Clear Of Ekiti
Kwara Gets New Commissioner Of Police
Firm Donates Police Post To Kwara Community
I Am Lucky To Reach 80 Years – Ango Abdullahi
Peaceful Election Is Not Just About Signing Peace Accord – Bolaji
How Celebrities Will Mark Yuletide
Avicii’s $25m Fortune To Be Inherited By His Parents
‘I Miss Offset P**is, Not Him’ – Cardi B Revealed In New Video
London Court Sentences 6 Ghanaians For Fraud
Court Dissolves Marriage Over Abuse, Sex For Ritual Purposes
Yuletide: Police Warn Criminals To Steer Clear Of Ekiti
Kwara Gets New Commissioner Of Police
New Luxury Concept Store, Rare Dahlia Has Officially Opened Its Doors.
Saraki Wants PMB To Assent To PIB, Other Bills
3,000 PDP Members Defect To APC In Kogi
Chelsea’s Sarri Says Premier League Will Miss Mourinho
How Celebrities Will Mark Yuletide Avicii’s $25m Fortune To Be Inherited By His Parents
EDITORIAL: A Day For Human Solidarity Illusions Of Power And Ecological Corruption
Firm Donates Police Post To Kwara Community
I Am Lucky To Reach 80 Years – Ango Abdullahi
Peaceful Election Is Not Just About Signing Peace Accord – Bolaji
Niger Govt Rehabilitates 50-year-old Abandoned Road
I Don’t Make Movies To Compete – Bola Akande
Rivers Govt Terminates Sale Of Power Plant
Delta Traders Laud FG On Tradermoni, Pledge Prompt Loan Repayment
MURIC Chides NASS Over PMB Budget Presentation
Strike: Students Blame ASUU, Call For Resolution

New Telegraph

LAGOS INFERNO: I lost my hubby in July, lost my livelihood in December –Victim
t’s a bleak christmas!
Alleged money laundering: EFCC arrests suspects with $2.8 m
Kwara new CP warns politician against fake news
Imo APC Exco to Oshiomhole: You can’t dissolve us
Osinowo assures of good representation
Ex-CDS, Badeh had full security complement –NAF
Uzodimma: Oshiomhole blasts Okorocha over ban on stadium
Amosun dares Oshiomhole, insists NWC can’t dissolve Ogun exco
JUDY AUSTIN: MY PARTNER GETS JEALOUS WHEN I ACT SOME ROLES
Love songs that ruled the airwaves in 2018
Dickson presents appropriation bill of N275bn
NLC strike won’t embarrass FG, says Minister
Imo APC Exco to Oshiomhole: You can’t dissolve us
Ex-CDS, Badeh had full security complement –NAF
Uzodimma: Oshiomhole blasts Okorocha over ban on stadium
I prepared charms to ensure police would never arrest us, says herbalist-turned robber
Boko Haram, Fulani herdsmen have taken over Ondo forest –Kidnap victim Police read riot act to kidnappers in Ekiti
Osinowo assures of good representation
How most wanted Boko Haram commander was arrested
Ohanaeze youths task Atiku on single term
At As’tele Hangout, feast of music, dance, poetry performances
SONTA 2019: Hosts set up LOC
Love songs that ruled the airwaves in 2018
Ohanaeze youths task Atiku on single term
MOTHERS FROM HELL
Internet users in Nigeria hit 108.5m in Nov –NCC
Adekunle Gold, Simi, inch towards the altar
2019: A short note to Kalu’s detractors
African China, Marvelous Benji to perform at Sheikh Live in Concert

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