News Headlines Jan 3 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 3 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
PDP, others kick as INEC names Zakari result collation panel chair
Boko Haram: Two pilots, three naval officers die in helicopter crash
Buhari has cut deal with Yari, Masari to capture Zamfara, Katsina —Atiku
Strikes: Allow me to concentrate, Buhari begs labour unions
Getting pregnant after 35 years can cause complications — Obstetrician
Election: Tinubu, Oshiomhole absent as Buhari inaugurates wife’s team
Civil servant allegedly rapes neighbour’s four-year-old daughter
2019: Reject Atiku, Miyetti Allah urges Nigerians
I’m being sexually harassed, Edo female candidate cries out
We’re hunting more suspects who lynched Calabar woman – Police
Court refuses to order police to leave Melaye’s residence
Ondo man caught with used sanitary pads for psychiatry test
Policeman brutalises artiste for refusing to submit car ke
I’m ready to quit if emergency rule will stop Zamfara killings – Yari
I only killed one person, blinded another, says suspected cult leader
New Year tragedy: Command nabs hit-and-run driver
English Premier League table
Fraud: Ex-Covenant varsity accountant accuses police of refusing to clear him
Gunmen kill Ekiti council accountant, abduct two others
Police arrest eight over corps member’s murder in Nasarawa
Amosun-backed Ogun APC exco faults caretaker committee
Akwa Ibom acquires three aircraft for Ibom Airline
Delta to empower 26,400 traders with N10,000 each
Oil cargoes from Nigeria, others to US plunge
KEDCO to expand network for improved power supply
Expect huge election spending, slow economic activities in 2019 – Experts
India, Nigeria’s biggest trading partner in Q3 2018 – NBS
Youths vandalise prophet’s building over 2019 ‘doomsday’ prophecies
PHOTOS: Aisha gets ‘Four More Years’ tattoo
Teachers advised to stop imposing knowledge on pupils
Organisation donates building to Osun school
FG earmarks N1.46bn for unity schools
Anambra emerges winner of SUBEB schools debate
ASUSS canvasses support for extension of teachers’ retirement age
Close substandard private schools, proprietress advises FG
DJ XGee buried in Lagos
Police assaults second artiste in one month
Mega 99 out with Journey Mercy
Akpata unveils memoir on life in the Middle East
Unicyclists emerge as winners of Lagos Grows Talents 2018
Coachella: ‘Calm down,’ social media users tell Burna Boy, after saying he’s African Giant
Breath test could give clues to stomach cancer risk – Report
‘Parents of vulnerable children should seek help quickly’
Managing men’s sexual health
Diabetes, erectile dysfunction may be genetically linked –Research
Adults with cerebral palsy have higher depression risk
How to control what children see on smartphones
Editorial: Penalising agencies withholding government revenues
Mental health and liberated womanhood
Elections: We need conversations, not sweet-nothings
A ruling party that impedes its own president
Still on the proposed National Microfinance Bank

The Nation
Amaechi gives contractor two weeks to fix Iju-Agbado rail line
Peterside kicks as Wike’s man raises allegations
INEC gets two committees for presidential poll, others
Buhari to APC loyalists: double your efforts to win 2019 elections
INEC gets two committees for presidential poll, others
‘America’s potential with Africa is limitless’
Polls: OPC endorses Sanwo-Olu, other APC candidates
PDP rejects Zakari as chair of presidential election collation panel
U.S.: upcoming polls critical test for Nigeria
‘Election will be a referendum on Buhari’
‘Atiku has sealed indictment in US’
‘No division in Ondo APC’
2019: I have a 50-year vision for Ogun – Akinlade
Helicopter crash: Buhari condoles with Nigerian Air Force
‘Iwobi must score goals to fulfill potentials at Arsenal’
2019: Triathlon targets grassroots, schools
World Cup appearance, my greatest moment in 2018 — Akinwunmi
NBS: Nigeria earns N808b from VAT
LCCI blames CBN’s interventions for pressure on external reserves
BSF W/Africa rewards female pharmacists
Hyundai Creta, Camry, others get awards
Glo, African Health partner on women empowerment
Governorship candidates debate economy in Lagos
‘Overhaul criminal justice system’
Court orders Navy to release boatman
Three damage six cars in brawl
Editorial: ASUU: Time to reconsider
Season of lies
‘How to get Ogoni’s soils properly restored’
Edo Assembly female candidate cries out over sexual harassment
Obaseki inspects 55 MW CCETC-Ossiomo Power Plant in Edo
TV show for young candidates debut
Akwa Ibom…Taking Nigeria back to Egypt

PDP Kicks as INEC Names Buhari’s Niece Head, Presidential Election Collation Centre
Yari Offers to Step Down over Banditry in Zamfara
Police deploy more units in
Weak Dollar, Saudi Supply Cuts Push Oil Price to $55
President Tells Labour Not to Distract Him from Fixing Infrastructure
NAF Confirms Deaths of Pilot, Co-pilot, Three Others in Crashed Helicopter
Gunmen Kill Six in Fresh Plateau Attack
IATA Projects Global Industry Profit of $35.5bn in 2019
Miyetti Allah Accuses Atiku of Trying to Destabilise Nigeria
Zedcrest Capital Appoints Banzi Group Head, Marketing, Brand Communications
I Won’t Disappoint You, Buhari Tells Nigerians
Lifebuoy Promotes Hygiene in IDP Camp
Court Declines to Order Police Out of Melaye’s Residence
Insurgents Unfair to Children in Nigeria, Says UN
Falana: No Federalism in Minimum Wage
All-Share Index Sheds 0.96% as Market Extends Losses
Abe: Amaechi Trying to Play God in Rivers Politics
Wike lacks moral right to seek second tenure, says Cole
The Elevation of Incompetence
Making the Role for Atiku/Obi Clearer
PDP Warns Nigerians of Another Plan to Rig the Presidential Election
Why Wike Can’t Get a Second Tenure
Ahmed Musa Opens 2019 Goal Chart with a Brace
Pinnick: We’re Perceived as Criminals over World Cup Budget
Mayweather Flaunts $9m Earning from Tokyo Exhibition
Siasia, 29 Others for Ambode Soccer Clinic for School Kids
Uncertainty Engulfs Super 8’s Tomorrow Kickoff Date
Man City Ends Liverpool’s Unbeaten Run

The Guardian
Outrage as Buhari’s niece heads INEC’s collation centre
Helicopter crash kills five Air Force men in Boko Haram clash
I’ll quit if emergency rule will end insecurity in Zamfara, says Yari
Stop stigmatizing people with autism, group urges
Jack-Rich foundation, Belemaoil empower widows of slain policemen
Four die in Plateau as cult members clash at nightclub
Don’t distract, allow me work, Buhari tells labour unions
DJ XGee buried in Lagos as Kaffy advises on managing depression
Shehu Sani empowers women, youths, builds N10m entrepreneurship centre
Gombe faults composition of NFF reforms committee, quits
Rangers’ Bright Silas dreams of Confederation Cup victory over Bantu FC
Joshua-Wilder deal a non-starter, says Hearn
Efe Ambrose eyes move to Cardiff City
Dalung vows to fix National Stadium Lagos this year
South Africa’s Kgatlana may beat Oshoala, Ordega to Aiteo CAF award
PDP’s uphill task of ousting APC at the presidential poll
‘APC has become the party of reckoning in Southeast’
OPC endorses Sanwo-Olu for Lagos gubernatorial election
PDP reacts to INEC’s ‘suspicious’ response to rigging allegations
9mobile goes for higher market share with IoT in 2019
Stock market indices sustain sliding profile, down by N111 billion
Capacity gap bane of Nigeria’s steel sector, says Sunny Eromosele
‘How mutual funds create wealth, support infrastructure’
2019: Time for issues-based campaigns
Oshiomhole: Angry governors and weaponisation of dissent
Letter to our politicians
The way life works


INEC Identifies Flashpoints Ahead Of 2019 Polls
Nigeria Earns N808bn From VAT In 9 Months – NBS
NAF Confirms 5 Dead In Helicopter Crash
Nigerien Troops Kill 280 Boko Haram Fighters
2019: Facts, Fiction, Myths…And What Matters
Welcoming Operation Python Dance
Of Figures And Their Application
Dissecting Nigerian Army’s Indigenous Language Policy And Internal Operations
Robot Technology: Invention And Advances II
Ayuba, Mr Real, Small Doctor Thrill At One Lagos Fiesta
India Buys N719.2b Worth Of Crude From Nigeria In Q3 2018
Legacy Pension Managers Changes Name To FCMB Pensions Ltd
NSE-ASI Extends Negative Outlook, Dips Further By 0.96%
Tougher Days Ahead For Low Capitalised Insurance Firms

Nigeria Grows Teledensity By 19.1% In One Year
2019: As PMB Breaks The Ice With Presidential Campaign
We Didn’t Deny PDP Of Stadium Use – Kogi Govt
2019: Sell Me To Nigerians, PMB Tells Women Campaign Team
EDITORAL: Nigeria’s Ranking On Terrorism Index
EFCC Secures 3 Convictions In 2019
Nigeria Can’t Afford Another War – Fayemi
Rail Line: Minister Insists On Completion Of Lagos-Abeokuta Axis In 2 Weeks
Workers’ Welfare, Devt Projects My Priority – Gov Oyetola
Why APC Will Lose Imo In General Elections – Okorocha
Why I Don’t Object To Emergency Declaration In Zamfara – Yari
Police Nab Suspected Serial Killer,

New Telegraph

2019: Atiku rejects use of incident forms
Reject Atiku, Miyetti Allah tells Nigerians
Zamfara killings: I’m ready to quit as Zamfara governor – Gov Yari
Fake News may affect 2019 election… Nigerian democracy app creator warns
Police arrest man with 26 mobile phones in Benue
242, 455 apply for 10,000 Police jobs – PSC
Troops kill more than 280 Boko Haram fighters – Niger govt
Four killed in Plateau cult clash
Federal University, Otuoke: An Ivory Tower in controversy
Govt must invest in security agencies, technology – Experts
Don’t distract my govt, Buhari tells labour
PDP, Ohanaeze kick as Zakari heads results collation c’ttee
Students appeal to ASUU, FG to resolve dispute, end strike
Katsina demands for additional policemen
Nigerians should look beyond APC, PDP – Adetoyinbo
Security situation to determine production status
Ask Lai Mohammed where he got his doctored tape on Saraki from’
DJ buried a day after committing suicide Relocate loading bay from road, group tells Anambra
Lassa fever: Edo warns against bush burning
Okey Ndibe’s mother for burial Monday
Gunmen kill Ekiti LG account officer, kidnap two others
Kwankasiyya: A power bloc under threat Nigeria’s neighbours offering little assistance in fight against insurgency – Oladimeji
$11bn Lagos-Calabar rail, Lekki Port top project execution in 2019
MAN to FG: N80.29 bn allocation to agric deplorable
Stock market dips further by 0.96%
NNL crisis: How N20m loan sparked trouble
Flying Eagles to commence preparation for U-20 Nations Cup today
Gara-Gombe resigns from NFF’s reform committee
Stay at Villarreal, Uche tells Chukwueze
Cossy Orjiakor reveals her goals for 2019
Victor Ad gets a brand new Mercedes Benz 4matic car
I’m passionate about charity – Flavour It’s time to wake up – Dede Mabiaku
Things are rough, Nigerians are suffering – Chris Mba
There is hope for Nollywood – Adebayo Salami
EDITORIAL: Shagari: A life of service
Court turns down Dino’s request to order police to vacate residence
Fire victims extol Ugwuanyi’s virtues
2019: Nuggets of Hope
Why Buhari, Atiku must conduct public finance on Islamic teachings – Cleric
I’ll correct systemic distortion if re-elected – Buhari
TFP: NNPC and triumph of national interest
The choice before Nigerians – Obi
The marriage mistake you shouldn’t make
Oil block: Total’s offshore investment hits over $16bn

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