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News Headlines Sept 21, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 21, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Buhari lacks vision, capacity to develop Nigeria –Saraki
Police recover $470.5m, N8bn NNPC funds hidden in commercial banks
APC bows to govs, adopt both direct, indirect primaries
Gov ticket: Ambode in closed-door meeting with Buhari
60 police for darts championship
Povetkin: Family organises special prayer for Joshua
Enyimba will beat Rayon Sports –Afelokhai
FIFA to fund Women’s W’Cup team flights
As Osun decides, who killed Bola Ige?
Film on Soyinka’s Ake released on Amazon
No actress dares offer me sex for movie role —Afolayan
Arinola Adams in America to shoot Ina Inu
Harvest of songs at UNILAG Choral Festival
Taking financial inclusion to the unbanked
Malabu: Italian judge jails Nigerian, one other
Preparing for a pension
250 Bayelsa teachers undergo training in English, others
UK-based Nigerian student donates Mathematics books to school
Itel Mobile donates educational materials to SOS Children’s Village
Cracks in PDP BoT over support for presidential aspirants
Malabu: Italian judge jails Nigerian, one other
Bank worker, guard killed in Ekiti bank robbery
Buhari in closed-door meeting with Ambode
Police nab 70-year-old man for defiling two minors
Man bags 15 years’ imprisonment for forgery
NAPTIP sacks six officials for wooing female victims
Catholic priest dies four days after escaping kidnappers’ den
One killed as police, cult members clash in Lagos
Death of students, others not cult-related, says AAU
Soldier kills colleague, shoots self dead, injures four
Osinbajo visits Anambra, Delta, sympathises with flood victims
Buhari re-appoints Amaechi as his campaign DG for 2019
Osun: FRSC deploys 1,500 personnel, 60 vehicles, restricts vehicular movement
Court stops police from arresting Adeleke
Taking financial inclusion to the unbanked
Preparing for a pension
25 stocks lead N39bn equities appreciation
Honeywell shareholders approve N475.8m dividend payment
‘Corporate governance’ll drive investor confidence’
Pinnick retains NFF post
Croatia FA denies W’Cup ticket touting
Emre Can apologises
250 Bayelsa teachers undergo training in English, others
UK-based Nigerian student donates Mathematics books to school
Itel Mobile donates educational materials to SOS Children’s Village
111 pupils receive NNPC/SNEPC scholarships
Expert urges schools to adopt new Mathematics techniques
40 pupils participate in Tconnect’s Pick-a-Plastic event
Spotify to let artists post music without labels
My enemies want to tarnish my image —Mr Ibu
MUSON unveils programme for 2018 festival
Russian health care ministry creates new powder vaccine against Ebola
‘Obese women likely to suffer involuntary urination’
How to transfer files from old to new PC
Editorial: Capturing the wealthy in tax net
Controversy over Bichi’s appointment
Segun Agagu, five years after
For peaceful resolution of Boko Haram war


Buhari Reappoints Amaechi Campaign DG
Malabu Oil Deal: Nigerian, Italian Sentenced to Four Years in Jail
Pinnick Re-elected NFF President
As Air Peace Orders for B737 MAX 8
Usman: Accurate Data Gathering Critical for Economic Devt. of Aviation Sector
Elixir for Inland Waterways Transportation
Aviation Drives Economic Prosperity in Africa, Says IATA
‘Nigeria Needs Modern Airports than National Carrier’
Global Turmoil: LADOL Boss Calls for New Operating Models
Hadiza el-Rufai: We Need More Northern Female Voices
INTELS Donates Health Centre to Delta Community
Manish Rohtagi: Simba Group Has Impacted Greatly on the Lives of Nigerians
Airtel Touching Lives: Another Tool for Attaining SDGs
How Igbo Culture Inspired ‘Vlisco & Co’ Second Edition
Throne Autos Boss, Olalekan Ilori Donates to Charity
Bismarck Rewane to Grace King’s College 109th Anniversary Dinner
A Million Clean Hands for Underprivileged Communities
NAS Media Award Holds October 23
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Obudu By-election Restores Confidence in Ayade
Why Segun Oni, Should Listen to the Voice of Reason
PDP Leaders Frown at ‘Fake’ Delegates List
Buhari, Ambode Meet Behind Closed-doors
Tambuwal Takes Presidential Campaign to South-west
Okowa Hails Pinnick’s Re-election As NFF President
NFF Saga: Clark Calls for Dalung’s Resignation
Junior Lokosa Wins Eunisell’s N3.8m Boot Awar
Wike Enlivens National Judiciary Games
Why My Husband Named His Book ‘Accidental Public Servant’

The Nation

Osun: Confusion in SDP, ADP, ADC over ‘alliance’
Presidency tackles Saraki for disparaging Buhari
‘Emenike is Abia APC’s only credible governorship aspirant’
2019: Tambuwal promises to restructure Nigeria if elected president
AAU killings: Council chief faults police on cult killings
Boy, 18, paraded for raping seven EKSU students
Robbers stab two to death in Edo
Beheaded sergeant: Suspected cultists nabbed in Katsina
Ondo to get cancer treatment centre soon
World Peace Day: ECOWAS seeks effective implementation of security protocols
I stand by my figures on Bayelsa debts, says Lokpobiri
12 states still in danger as Rivers Niger, Benue keep rising
‘Fayemi will boost food production’
Why council chairmen are backing me, by Sanwo-Olu
Osun 2018: Omisore, Adeoti, Akinbade sign protocol on credible election
NFF Elective Congress: Pinnick pledges to reconcile with losers
Nigeria now 48th in FIFA World ranking
Pinnick re-elected as NFF President
NFF Elections, its implication on football future in Nigeria
NFF Elections: I have unfinished business, says Akinwunmi
Bafana Bafana drags Eagles to Johannesburg
Pinnick battles others for top job
I’m still EKSU Pro Chancellor – Adesina
18-year-old who raped seven EKSU students paraded
Anger as fire guts campus market
Group engages students on tolerance, peace
Government’s irrational ban of codeine syrup
Alumnus organises skills workshop for students
Who gets Gombe APC ticket?
Aspirant calls for per-time legislature
Ochei: PDP can’t retain power in Delta
Q4: Retailers strategise to boost sales
Fed Govt begins N1b severance payment to ex-PHCN staff
Chi unveils Exotic Pineapple Coconut pack
Putting the girl-child back on track
WHO calls for urgent action to end TB
Eight deadliest diseases in Nigeria
Two feared dead in cults’ clash
Lagos raises transport policy committee
Ambode to workers: show greater commitment to duty
Excitement as ex-commissioner joins senatorial race
‘Why Delta is able to pay workers regularly’
INTELS donates new health centre to Delta community
My mind is no longer here
Have literacy, will travel


PDP Takes Over NASS As Dogara Finally Dumps APCThe opposition
PMB Confirms Amaechi As campaign DG
Shiites Group Grounds Abuja
Buhari In Closed-Door Meeting With Ambode
BoT Members Flout Directive Against Campaigning For Presidential Aspirants Why President Buhari Will Triumph In 2019
FG Abolishes Fining Of Nigerians With Dual Citizenship
Ambode’s Fate Hangs In The Balance As GAC Adjourns Sitting
Educate A Girl Child, Educate A Nation
Exclusively Woman : Driving Job Not For Men Only- Abuja Female Driver
Bauchi Peaceful Amidst Surrounding Hostilities
Are Big Shopping Malls Threats To Local Retail Shops?
How SMEs Cluster Provides Niger Community With Employment
Dearth Of Teaching Aids In Schools Worries Teachers, Parents
As NPA Rallies African Ports Authorities For Hinterland Connectivity
Attacks On Ortom Unnecessary, Unfortunate – PDP
Tambuwal Promises Restructuring, Rejig Of Security Architecture
FG Approves N12.4bn Capital Projects For Nigerian Railways
Nigeria Air: PDP Demands Sirika’s Arrest, Return Of N1.2bn
NAFDAC Seizes Tramadol, Controlled Drugs Worth Over N100m
As NPA Rallies African Ports Authorities For Hinterland Connectivity
FG To Crash Price Of Local Rice-Ogbeh
FG, States’ Domestic Debt Now N15.6trn
Federal Character Commission And Balancing Of Appointments
I’m Not Interested In Vice President’s Position -Wike
Lagos East Senatorial District And Matters Arising
AFCON 2019: South Africa Cuts Down Ticket Fees For Super Eagles Match
3 FIFA Officials Banned For Life Over Corruption
EDITORIAL: Quest For Law Against Project Abandonment
Lauding Directive On Agencies To Improve Performance Arising
Why President Buhari Will Triumph In 2019
NEMA’s Impactful Outings On Disaster Management –
‘Cases Are Authorities For What They Decided’
Tambuwal Promises Restructuring, Rejig Of Security Architecture
Aisha Buhari, Ugwuanyi’s Wife Distribute School Materials To Pupils

The Guardian

Italian court convicts two in Nigeria oil corruption case
IGF seeks women participation in internet governance for development
MainOne, Orange deal targets cable extension into Francophone West Africa
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NSCDC deploys officers, FRSC details 15000 for traffic control to Osun
Oyetola will deliver on healthcare, says Tinubu
I’m not under any pressure to resign, says Obono-Obla
Pakistan invites Saudi to invest in China economic corridor
Kiddies take centre stage as Nigeria Cup tees off tomorrow
Belgium, France emerge first ever joint-leaders in FIFA rankings
Sports TV: Time to grow local competitions
Will Ronaldo miss Man United games?
Man City struggling to find Champions League magic
When a regulator aids and abets illegalities
Debts: Road to second slavery – Part The IBB shrine
PDP youth group accuses Secondus of plotting to impose presidential candidate
I will dance to office after Osun governorship victory, says Adeleke
Six health risks associated with FGM
Six lifestyle changes for PCOS patients
Editorial: Osun election: A test for democracy
FG to enforce mandatory use of national IDs from january 2019
‘Small businesses pose higher risks than bigger ones’
Mojekwu, Awosika, seek adoption of 30% female representation on board of Nigerian firms’
‘Nigeria needs to double pipelines’ network

.Daily Trust

2019 polls: New political alliance ‘RAND’ emerges
I left because APC has failed Nigerians, says Dogara
What I discussed with APC governors – Oshiomhole
Ogun APC recants, adopts indirect primaries
Europa League: Arsenal vs Vorskla Poltava preview
APC in last minute effort to mend rifts in states
FG pays N1.05bn labour liabilities of defunct PHCN
FG sacks 6 NAPTIP staff over misconduct
NiMet targets 1,000 weather stations in 4 years
Security beefed up at INEC, CBN in Osogbo
National carrier will cost $8bn in 10 years – Airline operators
Abdullateef Aliyu, Lagos
Dogara’s exit won’t affect me – Bauchi governor
FG pays N1.05bn labour liabilities of defunct PHCN
Tipper kills pregnant woman, injures 4 in Plateau
I’ve capacity to revive Nigeria — Saraki
Pinnick re-elected NFF president
Nigeria climb one spot in FIFA world ranking, Fifth in Africa
Nigeria can be world football power house – Izam
FG unveils electrical construction manual, safety codes Jan 2019
NNPC records N17.16bn trading surplus, up by 46%
Fire guts GSS Kuje female hostel
Houses on waterways to be demolished in Lugbe FHA estate
Abaji chair promises to consolidate on good work
Nigeria Air and Hadi Sirika: Why transparency matters
TANZANIA: ‘Hundreds missing’ as ferry capsizes.
UK Tusk: May’s Brexit plan won’t work
MALAYSIA: Ex-PM Najib hit with 25 new charges
Editorial: As Osun votes tomorrow
Huawei’s Kirin 980 AI processor arrives Nigeria early 2019
FG reinstates Yushau Shuaib four years after

New Telegraph

2019: ANN vows to retire Buhari…promises $4 trillion economy
Buhari lacks capacity to rule Nigeria- Saraki
Osun Election: Court restrains Police from arresting PDP’s candidate Adeleke Amosun, Osoba absent as Ogun APC makes U-turn on consensus
Italy court sentences two defendants in $1.3bn Nigeria oil scandal
Why Wike moved PDP’s convention to Rivers – Northern group
Dogara officially dumps APC, submits PDP nomination form
FIFA rankings: Belgium, France share top spot; Nigeria moves up one place
‘Domestic violence is still much more against women’
Badoo: Survivors narrate close shave with death
Fuel imports, supply gulp N214.6bn in April
NFF elections: Pinnick makes history, retains seat as president
Issues that ‘ll shape polls
I don’t need stimulant to perform on stage – Sade Blaq
Tambuwal visits S’West, North Central, promises restructuring
Pushing for their rights
MTN’s shares surge as Nigeria softens tone on $8.1bn claim
Automation: NCAA issues foreign airlines December deadline
Fuel imports, supply gulp N214.6bn in April
Five killed as rival cult groups clash in Lagos
Teenager arrested for raping EKSU students at gunpoint
Pilot jailed 140 years for forging foreign cheques
Issues that ‘ll shape polls
PDP chieftain rallies support for Adeleke in Osun guber polls
Massive deployment of security personnel for poll
N264bn refinery maintenance funds’ recovery imperilled
Restructuring of cotton industry lauded
Terrorism: Pentagon in $44m weapon deal for Nigeria, others
Reinsurers’ investment in short-term portfolio, property gulps N29.19bn
NFF elections: Pinnick makes history, retains seat as president
Torino’s Aina targets win over Napoli
Oshonaike targets African record
I’m under pressure –Joshua
I bear no grudge, I’m proud of Pinnick – Maigari
…Okowa hails Pinnick’s re-election
I knew Ciara was sampling my song – Tiwa Savage
Olamide and I became friends back in his Coded Tunes days – Unlimited LA
Linda Ikeji ecstatic on 38th birthday two days after delivery
Wizkid to name new album after third son, Zion
EDITORIAL: As Osun elects a new governor tomorrow


2019: Buhari Appoints Amaechi To Head Campaign Organisation
Osun Poll: I’ll Dance To Govt House After Winning — SEN ADELEKE
Poor Kemi
How To Identify Fake Facebook Account
Tambuwal Takes Presidential Campaign To S-West
All My 45 Churches Affected By Flood—Bishop, Mbamili Diocese
We’re Vindicated By Umeh’s Confession —Anambra APC
Nigeria’s Foreign Debt Rises By 17% H1’18 To $22.1bn
I’ll Abide By Party’s Decision On Presidential Candidate—Mark
IPOB To Sue Orji Kalu Over Kanu’s Whereabouts
APC: Oshiomhole Bows To Govs On Indirect Primaries
Ambode Not Embattled, Says Oshiomhole As APC Govs Rally In Support
14-Years Blackout Electricity Project Resusciated In Ibadan Communities
AAU Killings: Police Arrest Some Suspects
2019 And The Fate Of Nigeria
Gov Emmanuel Forwards Names Of 5 Commissioner, SA Nominees To AKHA
Nigeria Needs A President That‘ll Unite The Country — Saraki
Saraki is a very dangerous person who can go any length to promote his personal interests – Presidency
2019: Labour promises to vote out leaders owing salaries, pensions
Closure of Obasanjo farms, others not political – Oyo govt
We were treated as strangers in APC – Dogara
Osun poll: I’ll dance to Govt House after winning — SEN ADELEKE
Benue PDP taunts Akume, says he’s desperate,
PDP Presidential Ticket : PDP senators back Saraki
CONFED CUP: Aba set for Enyimba, Rayon Sports clash
Bet9ja LAGOS SWAN CUP kicks off Sept 28
Victoria Crest Homes celebrate Oba Akinloye’s 25th coronation anniversary with football competition
Ronaldo red card an insult to football – Italian media
Infantino: I’m surprised no French players up for FIFA Best award
Campbell’s Amsmb Apparel to launch in New York, Lagos
Actress, Ebube Nwagbo feeds 200 less privileged persons
Too much ‘Star Wars’? Disney CEO says will slow down releases
Kingsley Ogboso out with another edition of True Heroes Awards
Seraph Youths Arise: Teju Babyface, Iya Rainbow, Seyi Law, others to thrill youths
Alleged Professorship Backdating: Former LASU Registrar finally reacts
All my 45 Churches affected by flood—Bishop, Mbamili Diocese


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