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News Headlines Sep 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sep 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Presidency to Atiku: Buhari not power drunk but won’t tolerate corruption
APC presidential primary: Knocks as group buys N45m forms for Buhari
Informant blames taxi driver for Clark house raid
Robber jumps into Lagos Lagoon, escapes with loot
Japan cleans up after typhoon kills 11
Is Nigeria’s exposure to Chinese loans healthy for the economy?
Salaries: Ortom orders payment of victorious Lobi players
I nearly lost my leg – Shaw
NRFF names 17 players for Africa Cup Sevens
Oborududu targets Budapest 2018 gold
Building a successful company
Value addition business ideas for entrepreneurs
Solid minerals can unlock economic growth — Abazie
Osinbajo, others to examine SSA’s energy infrastructure
NLNG Train 7 project excites Britain, Portugal, Turkey envoys
African countries should harmonise fuel specifications — Shonubi
Day Olujazz set MUSON Centre on fire
Odunlade Adekola, Falz, others shine at 2018 AMVCAs
Defection: We are in talks with six APC govs, 27 lawmakers…
Informant blames taxi driver for Clark Man stabs stepbrother to death in Ondo
Undergraduate impersonates US soldier, defrauds Dane
41 suspected homosexuals arrested at Bauchi birthday party
NSCDC arrests man for demolishing late governor’s statue
Teenagers sell stolen laptop for N2,000 in Lagos
Kwara Radio workers protest, shut down station
Man arraigned for impersonating US attorney general
Man batters, bites off wife’s lip
Obtain forms in Abuja, APC tells aspirants
Ekweremadu picks nomination form to return to Senate
Group purchases N45.5m presidential form for Buhari
We ‘ll not allow vote buying in Osun election – INEC
Buhari’s rejection to sign electoral bill ploy to derail 2019 poll – CUPP
Not-too-Young-to-Run movement laments high nomination forms cost
2019: SDP promises free, fair primaries in Benue
Building a successful company
Value addition business ideas for entrepreneurs
African countries should harmonise fuel specifications — Shonubi
Oborududu targets Budapest 2018 gold
Premier League to trial VAR
I deserve Ballon d’Or – Griezmann
Dolly Parton to be honored in Grammy gala
Governance, politics and mental health
Pharmacists to partner NAFDAC on fight against fake drugs
Boy with hydrocephalus needs N650,000 for surgery
‘Automated process best for health care delivery’
Lack of exercise puts over 1.4bn adults at physical, mental risk –WHO
How to identify an unlocked phone
NIPOST to boost e-commerce, create jobs with addressing system
Cloud computing topped emerging business risk – Report
Visa, LSETF seek digital transactions for MSMEs
Editorial: Nigeria, capitalise on renewed scramble for Africa
Youths and the Nigerian necrocracy
Leveraging gains of academia-industry linkage
No, Mr President, illegal immigrants are your trouble
PIGB veto: Buhari is both right and wrong (2)


Group Purchases N45m Nomination/Expression of Interest Forms for Buhari
With $2bn Tax Arrears Demand by FG, It’s Double Jeopardy for MTN
Nigeria Lags Behind in Technology Innovation, Says MainOne CEO
Computer Village Relocation Gets Stakeholders’ Support
MTN in the Eye of the Storm
MultiChoice Deepens Commitment to Creative Industry
Promasidor, CDC Unveil Microcredit for Children with Disabilities
Olugbode: Inauguration of Lagos Consumer Protection Body Timely
‘Invest in ICT Skills to Stimulate Growth’
Opera Mini, Worldreader Celebrate over 4m Hours of Online Reading in Africa
Awasthi: Investment in Customers Service, Key to Business Growth
‘I’m Part of the Success Story in Ogun State’
Six APC Govs, 27 N’Assembly Members to Defect Soon, PDP Claims
IPAC Elect New NEC, Ameh Emerges Chairman
Ararume, Izunaso Hold Closed-door Meeting With APGA Chairman
Ex-Minister Uduedehe Picks APC Governorship Form
Abdulrazaq-Gwadabe Joins FCT Senatorial Race
Court to Hear Suit on Removal Process of Presiding Officers of N’Assembly Thursday
‘Niger Delta States Deserve Better’
‘Bauchi is Being Upgraded on All Sides’

The Nation

APC: Kano, Niger join Lagos for direct primary
‘CBN’s $8.1bn refund order threatens MTN’s NSE listing’ say experts
Police apologise to Clark over raid
Group obtains N45m APC form for Buhari
Nigeria for 2019 World Team Cup in Tokyo
World Bank’s $600m for Lake Chad Basin projects
2019: States take position on mode of picking APC candidates
2019 polls: 259 declare interests in 35 seats in Ekiti
Malami: we’ve recovered billions through whistleblower policy
LSETF opens application window for micro enterprises
EEDC urges landlords to ensure tenants clear electricity bills
Edo PDP chief docked for ‘malicious damage’
Ugwuanyi to include more women in cabinet
SOS Children’s Villages, Radisson to protect vulnerable youths
Expectant mother, others in Onitsha accident
Black Saturday at Bida
Ajasin varsity Law graduate is Oxford’s best
How do we rejig our varsities?
Restoring the glory of public health inspection
MAUTECH gets first female registrar
AAU-ASUU threatens strike action Improving Inter-firm Relationships with Remita Corporate Champions Cup
Three kids bag scholarships at Olumide Oyedeji Basketball Camp
Nigeria qualifies for 2019 World Team Cup in Tokyo
Serena makes Annual Best Dressed List 2018
Care to have Dembele’s luxury mansion on rent?
NPFL: Our tears have been washed away – Ortom
U.S Open: How Nadal Survived 4-hour Slugfest against Thiem
2019: Who gets PDP’s presidential ticket?
Okowa tasks media on developmental journalism
Improve welfare to fight corruption, says Falana
Import of MultiChoice Talent Factory, by John Ugbe
Lagos remains jungle of heavy metal poisons (Part 2)
How to identify medicinal plants
‘Coping with menopause’
Suspected robber jumps into lagoon
Dismissed Lance Corporals, others ‘hijack’ lorry
Task force releases seized vehicles
I stole, sold laptop out of hunger, says boy, 14
641 teachers vie for Maltina Award
‘Let Oyo take over LAUTECH’
Group to renovate IDP school
UNIZIK partners agencies on illegal migration
Erosion threatens Awka hotel, judiciary buildings
Nigeria to explore avenues to benefit from Green Climate Fund
Mining: Firm challenges govt on port facilities
Buhari assures Chinese investors

The Sun

BREAKING: Group obtains N45m APC presidential nomination forms for Buhari
Mambilla: Buhari seeks China’s support
Gov. Amosun announces intention to contest Ogun senatorial seat
UPDATED: How I got info of cache of arms in Clark’s house – Informant
BREAKING: Police parade informant who gave ‘false’ information on Edwin Clark’s house raid
DSS decries speculations over DG Seiyefa’s future
2019: PDP’ll get Nigeria working again, says Atiku
Don’t drag Nigeria into another civil unrest – Bishop tells politicians
IGP orders detention of 4 cops who raided Clark’s home
Lack of transparency in public contracts, bane of corruption in Nigeria- CISLAC
FEC okays N6trn for National Strategic Health Development Plan II
Active mobile lines decrease to 161.4m in July – NCC
Imo stakeholders urge Araraume, others to quit APC
I will bring federal presence to Ekiti –Chinese loans not debt trap – Buhari
Facebook rolls out global video service
How to check phone battery explosion
206 officers, soldiers slug it out at Guards Brigade Inter-Unit sports
Falconet’s coach blames poor performance on inadequate friendlies
Tennis: Nadal ‘bagelled’ but survives Thiem test to reach semis
7,000 Syrians to return home – Russian Defence Ministry
Russian calls for political solution for Syria’s Idlib region
UN agencies launch major report on global food security, malnutrition
LASUTH resident doctors kicks off 3 days warning strike
Kogi CJ appeals for land to relocate flooded high court complex
No hiding place for defecting politicians — EFCC
Osun 2018: over 460,000 PVCs still uncollected – INEC
2019: Plateau Deputy Governor says indirect primaries cost effective
Threat to Nigeria’s development: The 3 Rs
Ember months: Insecurity playground
Osinbajo: Doublespeak on restructuring
Saraki, a declaration like no other
NTDC and enthroning culture of failure

Daily Trust

Ameh emerges Chairman as IPAC elects new national officers
Flood claims nursing mother, her child, 4 others die in Niger
2019: Ararume, Izunaso dump APC for APGA
Chinedu Okoye eyes Pinnick’s seat, vows to end corruption in Nigeria football
BREAKING: President Buhari picks Presidential Form
B/Haram abducts women, kills soldier in Borno
Edo urges residents to quit flood-prone areas
Yobe distributes relief items to flood victims
Lalong wants Criminal Act reviewed
Flood kills 21 in Kano, Niger, Jigawa
Borno confirms cholera outbreak
APC: Abia adopts direct primaries as Kebbi, Ebonyi opt for consensus
Reps consider bills for 9 new tertiary institutions
Buhari seeks Chinese president’s support for Mambilla hydro project
FG moves to rehabilitate Enugu Airport
Lalong wants Criminal Act reviewed
2019: Ogun APC to adopt consensus candidate
APC primaries: Ebonyi unanimously adopt consensus approach, indirect primaries
Moses named in Chelsea’s Europa League squad
Coach Yusuf bags one-year ban, $5,000 fine
Serena fights back to reach US Open semi-finals
If you’re Nigerian, you owe China N15,000
$50bn oil and gas revenue goes to foreigners – NIMASA DG
We’ve been illegally escorting goods since 2015 – Dismissed soldiers
Police conduct forensic test on human parts found with ‘mad’ couple
Husband weeps, presents condoms to prove wife’s promiscuity
PDP: The challenge ahead
Editorial: CBN’s new lifeline for real sector
.It annoys me to see our countries “binging” on Chinese loans – Oby Ezekwesili.
Saraki condemns police raid on Edwin Clark’s home, calls for probe
MTN denies owing Nigerian government tax remittance
Google launches digital skills for Africa program in Sokoto


Sokoto APC Endorses PMB, Passes Vote Of Confidence On Wamakko
Group Pays N45m For PMB’s Presidential Nomination Form
FG Approves N6trn National Health Plan
Police Officer Dies During Sex Marathon In His Office
Wike To APC: I Am Not Against FG
Suicide Bomber Kills 20 In Twin Blasts Borno APC Adopts Indirect Primaries, Cites Security Challenges
FG Moves To Check Over-bloated Budgets, Manpower Needs In MDAs
2019: Ogun APC Stakeholders Divided Over Modalities For Primaries
Ondo APC Adopts Indirect Primaries
NPC Seeks W’Bank, Support To Boost Data Storage
2019: Ogun APC Stakeholders Divided Over Modalities For Primaries
PPA Leader, Ameh Emerges IPAC Chair
Gunmen Kill 5 At Plateau Mining Site
2019: PDP Aspirants Race To Beat Submission Deadline
PMB Not Sympathetic To Killer Herdsmen – Presidency
Yusuf Buhari Being Impersonated On Instagram – Presidency
Ondo APC Adopts Indirect Primaries
Formalise Illegal Mining To Grow The Economy
PMB Seeks China’s Support On Mambilla Power Project
NPA, Firm Battle Over $44m Warri Dredging Contract
Internet Users in Nigeria Hit 103.6 Million in July –NCC
PPA Leader, Ameh Emerges IPAC Chair
The Dilemma Of The Progressives Kogi APC Adopts Indirect Primaries
VAR Disrupts Game Flow, says Suarez Spanish tax case ; Mourinho ‘accepts one-year jail sentence’
Loew: Germany Must Show Desire And Balance Against France
Legend Paul Simon Says He’s Done Writing Music
No! Osinbajo, IBB Left Enduring Legacies
Building Nigeria Of Our Dreams
Gunmen Kill 5 At Plateau Mining Site
PMB Uncompromising On War Against Corruption, Presidency Replies Atiku
FG Partners Traditional Institutions On Drug Abuse
Police Raises Alert On ISIS Presence In Nigeria
Raid: Police Apologise To Clark, Sue Informant
NASS May Extend Recess To October 9


Akpabio, other defector still under probe ― Magu
PDP confirms discussions with 6 APC govs, 27 lawmakers
Buhari seeks China’s support for Mambilla project
Group buys N45m Presidential form for Buhari
Buhari won’t fight to remain in power, presidency tells Atiku
Osun 2018: Approval granted APC to hold mega rally same day with us unhealthy, SDP petitions AIG
Gwadabe joins Senatorial race, says FCT residents grossly underserved
Mediterranean more deadly, MEPN warns young Nigerians
Omisore takes campaigns to Oyetola’s town, promises to boost Osun’s economy
2019: PDP vows to reclaim Ekiti State from APC
Dankwambo’s younger brother, Gafakan Akko dump PDP for APC
Bayelsa retires 158 post primary school staff over age falsificatio
2019: 13 Oyo lawmakers pledge allegiance to ADC, Ladoja, Koleoso, others
2019: APC embarks on ‘Operation show-your-PVC in Anambra
CBN puts additional $210m into forex market
Naira gains against dollar at parallel market
Nigeria Air to get operational certificates within 90 days ― NCAA
Foreign investors want Nigerian banks to invest in mining sector ― Minister
18.7 % of medicine in Africa fake or substandard —Study
Medical reasons you should have more sex
Why private investors may not invest in Nigeria Air — Gbulie
Dana Air to commence ‘early bird’ service into Abuja with Boeing 737-700
Why cost of shipments to Nigeria remains expensive —STOAN
Why we are investing in Gambia — SIFAX Group boss
Getting sick always? Try these foods
Literacy education essential tool to boost GDP —Aderinoye
NUC to create skills development directorate
Parents should allow their children to experience challenges —Falana
FRSC, use of phone and technological surveillance
Providing employment space for youths through artisanship
May I ask, ‘Are you blind?’
Need to review airports concession plan
I’m bringing honesty, fear of God into governance —Aderemi Oseni, Oyo guber aspirant
Why Osun people must vote Oyetola —Olamiju
Niger-Delta Ministry has performed well —Adekanmi
It is easy to criticise government when you are on the fence —Nasko
When a publishing firm bade its hero farewell
Understanding the emasculated man from female perspective
Is leg cramping a minor annoyance or a serious problem?

The Guardian

APC governors defy party, opt for indirect primaries
Buhari seeks China’s support for Mambilla power project
NFF should revive ‘Westerhof’s football culture,’ says Taribo
Islamic scholar, Ahmed, restates Boko Haram members are not Muslims
NOW Nigeria
El-Rufai assures creative industry of continued support
Kachikwu joins others to address energy infrastructure deficiency
Makarfi, Dickson, IYC, others condemn raid on Clark’s residence
Abdulrazaq-Gwadabe declares for FCT Senate seat
Falana says restructuring can’t guarantee unity, political stability
Nadal prevails, again, in U.S. Open’s succession battle‘Seychelles, beautiful island country, no big threat to Eagles’
Super Eagles coach Yusuf banned for accepting bribe
Nigeria beats Egypt 3-1, qualifies for 2019 ITTF World Team Cup
PSG star Mbappe banned for three matches after red card
Beckham team to be known as ‘Inter Miami’
Davido Recounts How His Dad Sent 50 Policemen To Arrest Him
FG pensioners yet to receive 33.3% pension arrears
Why investors own 100% of mining projects, by Bwari
Oil demand to hit 100 mbpd sooner than projected, says Barkindo
Profit-taking drags stock market All-share index down 1.5%
Editorial: Deplorable treatment of federal pensioners
Emotional Intelligence for successful millennial women
When what we eat turns poisonous
Nigeria’s seaport and social depression
Trump’s world order, family and tribes – Part 4
I’m still in presidential race, Ideh insists
Saraki unites PDP’s Adeleke, Ogunbiyi for election
PDP leaders seek shortlist of presidential aspirants
APGA’s rebound, Obiano’s Southeast game plan
Tizeti secures $3m funding to expand unlimited internet service
Facebook chief says internet firms in ‘arms race’ for democracy
Fruit juices and sugar consumption
Fresh concerns over rising TB cases, deaths
The importance of emotional freedom technique
Campus health basics for university freshers


Rivers: Abe Hopes To Outsmart Amaechi Through Direct Primary
Udom Does Not Have Our Mandate For A Second Term – Eyiboh
It Is A Treachery Aided By Fraud –Senator Okon
Fear Grips Ondo Cabinet: You’re On Your Own, Akeredolu Tells Aides
Six Shopping Tips For School Resumption
Osun Gov: Over 460, 000 PVCs Uncollected Two Weeks To Election – INEC
Stop Child Sexual Abuse – Lagos Teenagers
Osun’s ‘Uncommon’ Contender
Why We Won’t Support Bianca’s Senatorial Ambition —Ojukwu’s Children
Nwankwo Wants Eagles To Handle Seychelles With Care
Ngozi Omeje Connects From Lecture Hall To Exhibition Hall
Lawyers Divided Over Superiority Of FOI To Official Secret Act
Teenage Basketball Sensations Grab $45,000 Oyedeji Camp Scholarship
Kidnapped Edo APC LG Boss Regains Freedom
Akwa Ibom: Akpabio’s Defection, Udom’s Bounce
Highlights Of 2018 NBA Conference
Boko Haram Abducts Women In Borno
Raid on Edwin Clark’s home : We’re back to the creeks — Militants
Restructuring Nigeria cannot guarantee unity and political stability – Falana
Buhari not sympathetic to killer herdsmen – Presidency
Breaking: Buhari picks Presidential Form
House search: Police, IGP, DIG, others apologize to Chief Clark
New port access road to cost N72billion
I believe in restructuring, says Mark as he joins Presidential race
Teenage basketball sensations grab $45,000 Oyedeji Camp Scholarship
Breaking: PSG star Mbappe banned for three matches after red card
Joshua focused on Povetkin as mega-bouts loom
English Rugby Premiership approached over £275m takeover
He wants me to have fun before settling down
My ex’s heartlessness has turned me into Mr. Nasty
I don’t want more kids with her
Airtel sponsors “Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards” 2018
Sex, homosexuality stall MTN’s music festival
Naira depreciates to N363.04/$ in I&E window
Police arrest ISIS spies in Borno IDPs Camp
Soyinka, Ogunbodede,others eulogise Oluwasanmi at 35th anniversary of his transition as academic
With time, refuse will disappear in Lagos streets, says Hunpe
How technology solves business challenges in MSMEs sector
432 children in Kwara infected with HIV/AIDS in 6 months
ANNIE-OKONKWO: Why I play strictly by my own rules

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