News Headlines Jan 8, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 8, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Politicians buying PVCs from voters – INEC chair
Shettima weeps, begs Buhari to end Boko Haram
Military invasion of Daily Trust, journalists arrest rash – UK, others
I learnt about my husband’s death on WhatsApp – Wife of NAF pilot
Nnamdi Kanu: Abaribe, others yet to pay N100m bail bond
We want varsities to re-open by weekend, says FG
FIRS sets N8tn revenue target in 2019
Bus driver allegedly rapes 78- year-old woman in Lagos
My daughter is her rapist’s sixth victim, mother tells court
Capital investment critical to technology growth in Nigeria― Cellulant
One headline, two grammatical blunders
Sandbox, YuuZoo Group launch new mobile games
Slight appreciation in MTN shares still below expectation ― Analysts
How to recover from overdraft
Suspected smugglers kill Customs officer, injure another in Ogun
Beer seller, guard arraigned for killing businessman
Fayemi moves to rescue Ekiti school from mentally ill man, criminals
Chief, two others remanded for setting Osun palace ablaze
Residents flee village as farmer kills Fulani herdsman in Ogun
Petty thief mauled by female martial arts fighter he wanted to rob
Fayose, Makinde, Akinjide, others take Oyo PDP campaign to Akala’s hometown
Hausa, Fulani in Oyo pledge 700, 000 votes for President
Senator faults Fayose over composition of Atiku’s campaign team
Candidate raises the alarm over election-induced tension
Moghalu promises to reduce recurrent expenditure by 50%
Fulani groups endorse Atiku, Ishaku as Miyetti Allah differs
FIRS sets N8tn revenue target in 2019
SAHCO eyes expansion as N1.89bn IPO closes
Stock market investors lose N89bn as sell-offs persist
Why you should invest in agriculture
Attracting long-term tenants in real estate business
Salah set to retain CAF best player award
Nigerian Marshal joins Ismaily
Crisis hit Nasarawa FA over election
Alanyaspor make loan bid for Obi
Cardiff join race for £12m-rated Moses
Ondo athletes protest non-payment of 16-month allowance
‘Higher education should reassert universal values’
Nutritionist warns against cold food consumption
Researchers discover tools to predict outbreaks of diseases
The power of faith and mental well-being
Dancing as a good exercise
Capital investment critical to technology growth in Nigeria― Cellulant
Sandbox, YuuZoo Group launch new mobile games
CBN to allow cash transfer via wireless carriers
Editorial: Military invasion of Daily Trust, indefensible
Election and meaningless campaign slogans
Fayose: The thinking man’s nightmare
Re: Amosun and the politics of attrition
Lust for money and Yahoo-Plus mania in Nigeria

The Nation
Buhari: Tinubu’ll be fully in charge of my campaign 4
No to siege on the press, says NPAN
FIRS targets N8tr revenue in 2019
Lagos, Kano top list of voters
Why we invaded newspaper offices, by Army spokesman
Buratai leads troops in eliminating over 100 Boko Haram terrorists
Full military honours for NAF helicopter crash victims
Criticisms trail military invasion of Daily Trust offices
Ondo APC: A divided house
Arewa community endorses Buhari, Sanwo-Olu
Kwara marginalised under APC government, says PDP
My plan for Benue, by APC candidate
PDP plots to cause friction in Southwest
ANRP promises to deliver on manifesto
Defoe joins Rangers on 18-month loan deal
Oil price jumps to $58.53 on OPEC cut
Forex: CBN makes first intervention in 2019
INTELS empowers fresh batch of 92 women
Robotics, drone expenditure to hit $115.7b this year
How we attained 30% broadband penetration, by NCC
Huawei eyes 21% revenue rise
Robbers cart away huge sum in daylight
NiMet predicts sunny, dust hazy weather for Tuesday
LAUTECH: Academic activities commence for 2018/2019 sessin
18 facts you didn’t know about Bridget Aisha Lemu
Olatunji Dare
The war on Boko Haram comes to the newsroom

PDP Suspends Deputy National Chairman, North
Military ‘Seizes Power’ in Gabon
Buhari: I Stand with the Masses, Knowing They Will See Me Through
Tackling Substandard Products
INEC: Political Actors Buying PVCs from Voters
We have been vindicated, says PDP 84,004,084 voters to decide winners in general election
FG, ASUU May Reach Final Deal Thursday
FXTM Holds Capacity Building Initiative
Sixteen Political Parties Adopt Akwa Ibom ANRP Governorship Candidate
Release Melaye, Atiku Tells FG
NNPC Insists on December Deadline to End Petrol Import
Pinnick: CAF Will Today Pick the Better Candidate to Host 2019 AFCON
PDP Charges Buhari to Hand over Campaign Council’s Members to EFCC
Probe Trans Forcados Pipeline Management, Ocean Marine Urges FG
TCN Gets $245m for Transmission Grid Expansion
Ajimobi Directs Police to Fish out Perpetrators of Ibadan Mayhem
I Did Not Sell Osun Osogbo Symbol, Says Ataoja
Hyundai Records Car Deliveries
Huawei Reports Strong Growth
Stop Dividing Nigeria, says Olawepo-Hashim
APGA Not an Option for Nasarawa, says PDP
Direct Your Rage Against Boko Haram, Leave Media Alone, CUPP tells Buhari
2019: Court Nullifies All APC Primaries in River
Disquiet as Aregbesola takes charge of Sanwoolu Campaign Organisation
Tackling Substandard Products
Oladapo Resumes as NOC Scribe
NNL SUPER 8 PLAYOFF: High Flying Bendel Insurance, Remo Stars in Battle Royale

The Sun
Boko Haram: Tearful Shettima breaks down, tells Buhari ‘I’m overwhelmed’
JUST IN: 2 NAF pilots, crew for burial in Abuja Tuesday
Tinubu to lead my re-election campaign, says Buhari
Court restrains INEC from accepting any candidates from Rivers APC
2019 budget: FG earmarks N8.7bn for suspended national carrier
Just now: Boko Haram attacking town near Maiduguri
Boko Haram: Tearful Shettima breaks down, tells Buhari ‘I’m overwhelmed’
World Bank president resigns
Trouble for Atiku as Fayose, Olujimi fight over Ekiti campaign council composition
Taraba Fulanis are my prodigal sons – Governor Ishaku declares
Adoption of C’River APC guber candidate, Owan Enoh, a charade – CNPP
Boko Haram: I‘ll do more to encourage army, Buhari assures North East elders
Ezekwesili promises to lift 80m Nigerians out of poverty
2019: Oba of Benin invokes God, ancestors on politicians eager to shed blood
Buhari to Nigerians: I will leave a legacy of free, fair elections
2019: Miyetti Allah endorses Buhari, Taraba APC gov’ship aspirant
Setback for APC as court restrains INEC from accepting party’s Rivers candidates
N800b debt: Stakeholders seek end to fuel subsidy regime
NSE: Banking stocks fall by N449bn in 2018
SAHCO’s listing’ll broaden access to capital – Adigun
Aviation: Task ahead of Nigerian regulators in 2019
Ahead of FIFA Women’s World Cup, Paris : NFF gives Super Falcons Eagles treatment
Rohr to earn N20m salary
The last minimum wage
Xenophobia is worse in Nigeria
Why does God suffer so much ingratitude?
Prophets or profits?
The watchman cometh
Cultural Revolution
No subsidy payment computed since 2015, says PPPRA
Fayose to inaugurate Atiku campaign council in Ekiti on Tuesday
Over 84m registered voters to participate in 2019 poll — INEC
INEC raises alarm over new vote buying method
Polls: NOA to commence nationwide sensitisation to curb voided votes
Financial dependency only reason many women stay in abusive relationships – Adejumo
May our road be rough in 2019
2019 polls: The furore over Amina Zakari
Chris Ubah and Anambra south senatorial zone poll
Why fake products thrive in Nigeria
To be the best in 2019
Golden Globes 2019: Outrage as Church of Satan praises actor Christian Bale, for thanking Satan

Daily Trust
Youths advised against votes selling, electoral violence
Buhari seeks Senate confirmation of Tukur as NFIU director
NLC begins nationwide protests over minimum wage
Boko Haram: Borno presents 10 demands to Buhari
…I’ll do more to secure the country — Buhari
Leaked audio tapes: Return to PDP, Atiku tells Amaechi
Voter register rose by 50% in 20 years
EFCC arraigns Adamawa board secretary, 3 others over N132m fraud
Politicians acquiring arms, recruiting thugs — Oba of Benin
NLC begins nationwide protests over minimum wage
Boko Haram: Borno presents 10 demands to Buhari
PDP suspends Secondus’ deputy over ‘anti-party’ activities
Ogun 2019: Abiodun flags off campaign, receives 2,000 decampees
English footballer Rooney arrested in Dec in U.S. for public intoxication
Omeruo: Iwobi key to Nigeria’s success at 2019 AFCON
Low oil price: Petrol should now be below N145/ litre – PPPRA
NEXIM Bank sets aside N1b for each state to promote export of commodity
Nigeria imported N2.3trn fuel in 2018
AEPB to ensure clean environment in 2019
FCTA to reintroduce ‘park and pay’ policy
Be bold and tell us the truth, Kuje chair tells clerics
Ponderable issues of 2019
Memo to Nigeria
Rating Nigeria’s democracy
The Shehu Shagari I knew
2 suspects killed, 7 captured in failed Gabon coup attempt
Gabon: Government says coup attempt failed
Israel strikes Hamas targets in northern Gaza in revenge for rocket fire
Offa bank robbery: Absence of witnesses stall hearing
Suspected smugglers kill Customs Officer in Ogun
16 suspects in police net over murder of 8 persons in Niger
20 things Buhari said at inauguration of APC Presidential Campaign Council
Apple and iPhone at a crossroad!
Court battles, trade war, no 5G phones: How 2019 could get worse for Apple
Nigeria’s quality of telecom service one of the best globally – ALTON
…As LASU urges students to disregard resumption notice
111 railway pensioners not on payroll since 2005 NUP
NSITF to extend coverage of compensation scheme to informal sector
Show mercy on university students, ASUU tells Buhari
None of our student is kidnapped, killed – Al-Qalam University
Court nullifies APC’s direct, indirect primaries in Rivers
5 suspected cultists docked over alleged assault on security guard

DELTA GOV: Ogboru Should Wait Till 2023 – Abideke
Group Alleges Neglect Of Oron Oil Producing Communities
Election Is About Better Future For Nigerians — Orbih
Shehu Shagari: Bye To A Fatherly President
Keystone Bank Floats First Zero Data Mobile App
I’ll Complete Ajaokuta Steel, Others – ATIKU
World Bank Group President, Kim, To Step Down February 1
Nigeria Generates Less Than 10% Of Her Electricity, Needs To Do More -Country Manager, D.Light
High Number Of Guber Candidates In Imo Worries Archbishop Obinna
Start Preparing Your Handover Notes, Imo People Tell Okorocha
Poll: Okowa’ll Win Landslide — Oxygen Movement
ADC Alleges PVC Buying In Enugu
Alleged Blackmail: Ocean Marine Solutions States Position
Youths Protest Alleged Move To Relocate Ngc From Warri
The Last Minimum Wage (2)
Amina Zakari: The Red Flag At INEC
Strike: ASUU Asks OAU Students To Boycott Examinations
Fulani groups split over Buhari, Atiku in Taraba
Gov Shettima weeps at Aso Rock, says insurgents are threatening to take over
Equity Market Outlook: Research expects modest recovery in 2019
Rivers Polls: We have enough grounds to reverse judgment — Cole
ASUU strike: FG approves over N35.4bn, to resume talks on Thursday
Leave our daughter out of your politicking – Amina Zakari family
Boko Haram : Shettima in tears as Borno presents 10 undisclosed demands to Buhari
2019: Buhari surrenders campaigns to Tinubu to face governance
Nigeria, Iran game off
Ndigbo hold symposia on free, fair election in Enugu
Breaking: PDP suspends Deputy National Chairman (North)
Dana Air extends sponsorship deal for Heartland FC
Messi, Suarez score more goals than Madrid
Mbappe is most valuable player in the world
Eto’o: African Coaches are ‘2nd-Class Citizens’
Arsenal make £63m move for Rodriguez
Iwuanyanwu, Nwobodo, Ezeigbo, Chukwu others bag Ndigbo Times Merit Award
Soundcity MVP: Burna Boy wins African Artiste of the Year
Commercial bus driver rapes 78-year-old woman in Lagos
ASUU strike: FG approves over N35.4bn, to resume talks on Thursday
Nigerian, European scientists solve 2018 Lassa fever puzzle

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