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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Osun 2018: Politicians devise new tactics of vote-buying, woo PVC holders on WhatsApp
CBN revokes Skye Bank’s operating licence
Ambode: Tinubu, GAS meeting may not hold today
APC senators, aspirants reject party’s indirect primaries
Task force arrests pastor for alleged human trafficking
Police to prosecute campaign billboard destroyers
27 Imo APGA gov aspirants reject consensus
Delta ADP chairman resigns, dumps party
Street agitations won’t solve N’Delta problems – Ex-IYC President
SERAP, CD scold communications minister for skipping NYSC scheme
What we want from our next governor –Osun residents
Accusations, allegations from PDP sign of impending loss – APC
Catholic group cautions against vote-buying, selling
Church prays against vote-buying, electoral violence
Driver in trouble as prostitute flees with boss N5m car
PWDs seek peaceful poll, hail INEC over Braille ballot guides
APC, INEC creating illegal polling units to rig Osun election – PDP
Osun election: Why didn’t you withdraw policemen from Aregbesola, PDP asks IGP
Overtaken by depression, undergraduates find solace in ropes, poison
Ambode: Tinubu, GAS meeting may not hold today
APC senators, aspirants reject party’s indirect primaries
UPDATED: CBN revokes Skye Bank’s licence, Polaris Bank
Why FG suspended national carrier project –Investigation
Police arrest driver for allegedly killing professor
Jihadists killed 2,000 Christians in nine months – Intersociety
One dies in military, Shi’ttes’ clash in Yobe
Gunmen kill five in Benue
Expatriate dies, one other injured in Ogun multiple auto accident
One dies during shoot-out in Cross River APC secretariat
Edo man stabs tenant to death over use of bathroom
Power-drunk soldiers torture woman who challenged them for driving against traffic
APC, INEC creating illegal polling units to rig Osun election – PDP
Osun election: Why didn’t you withdraw policemen from Aregbesola, PDP asks IGP
APC desperate to remain in power, says Tambuwal
2019 elections: Abdulsalami warns against Nigeria’s disintegration
Presidential primary: We’ll abide by PDP decision, says Mark
No whistle-blower will get 5% of our funds – NNPC
‘AMCON can’t recover N5.4tn debt without judicial support’
Ports owners resolve to attract funding as groups
PenCom registers 13,469 firms under Contribution Pension Scheme
MFA launches VIP global shopping app in Nigeria
Buhari government doing many South-South projects abandoned by Jonathan –Eta, APC National Vice-Chairman
My parents forbade me from marrying a soldier –Sonoiki, ex-PS, Lagos Lands Bureau
After seeing me with Osinbajo, an uncle that rejected me now asks for forgiveness –Okocha, Mamamoni founder
Wembley showdown: Joshua seeks 22nd win
Aguero extends City contract
D’Tigress face Aussies in FIBA World Cup opener
Rayon lose key players ahead of Enyimba clash
My battle with cancer – Ikeme
Red-hot Liverpool eye history against Saints
Paedophile rapes kids, boasts of enjoying it in court
Woman with two wombs gives birth to twins
Live tapeworm pulled out of man’s brain
Man caught rubbing fruits on buttocks in supermarket
The tree that bleeds metal
Eat ‘N’ Go supports Slum2School project
Financial challenge almost crushed my academic ambition –Ishola, LAUTECH medical graduate with eight distinctions
Anambra College of Education student commits suicide over fees
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
Chief Daddy set to hit cinemas
Pastors abuse comedians out of ignorance –Okey Bakassi
My religious mum accuses me of always lying on stage –Comedian SLK
Why I won’t run for presidency in 2019 –Yul Edochie
Give me N500m, I’d become a fool for love –Nkechi Blessing
I Go Dye and I are still friends –Bovi
Sperm freezing is the break you need
Cholera resurfaces in Yobe, 61 dead –Commissioner
Harvest of deaths, losses as flood ravages 50 LGAS in 12 states
Corpers and life of sex, booze, drugs in NYSC camps
Girls, stop accepting baits from men!!!
Do you really know who your husband is?
Met the real you, yet (II)…
Beautiful lovemaking for weekends (I)


Polaris Bank Takes over Skye Bank, Emefiele Assures Depositor
Joshua Stakes Titles against Povetkin
Rayon Sports Tackle Enyimba in Aba
Infantino Congratulates Pinnick on Re-electio
How Dangote Emerged No 1 Brand in Nigeria
Dapo Abiodun: Eye on Ogun Governorship
Felix Chuka Ajekwu: A Great Loss
Kewalram Chanrai to Reintroduce Alfa Romeo, Maserati into Nigeria’s Auto Market
Jaguar Charges Through Channel Tunnel for Cross-Continent I-Pace Drive
New Mercedes-AMG A 35 4MATIC: New Entry-level Model Opens
BMW at the Mondial de l’Automobile Paris 2018
Hyundai Santa Fe, Kona, NEXO Receive Prestigious 2018 IDEA Award
Helen Prest is Still a Beauty Queen @59
The Sagging War against Boko Haram
Wole Ojomo: We Must Be Aware of Our History, Culture in Film Production
Kemi Akindoju Gets Her Chef
Many Persons of Questionable Character in Buhari’s Govt, Says PDP
INEC Implores EFCC to Monitor Campaign Finances, Candidates
Osun Election: 435,000 Registered Voters Will Not Vote for Failing to Collect PVCs, Says INEC
2019: I Will Back Restructuring if Elected President, Says Tambuwal
Osun Election: Be Fair to All, Lagos Lawmakers Tell INEC, Security Agencies
…Of Stars And Darkness
Debbie Odutayo: My Husband Met Me a Producer, He Didn’t Make Me On
Trials of Apostle Suleman
Winners’s Chapel Founder, Oyedepo’s Deconstructio
Joseph Agbenla’s Frustration

The Nation

Oyetola, Omisore, Adeleke, Adeoti, Akinbade in tough contest
…1.2m voters pick Aregbesola’s successor
CBN revokes Skye Bank’s licence
INEC raises fresh concerns over delayed 2019 poll budget
Rivers displaces Lagos as top investment destination
61 die of Cholera in Yobe, 50 hospitalised
Floods: Death toll rises to 32 in Jigawa
Wike, Abe in alliance to defame me, alleges Amaechi
Zoning: APC group threatens to vote PDP in C’River
Osun Poll: Police talk tough, vow to arrest errant politicians
State of the nation: Let’s not push our luck too far, Abdulsalami warns politicians
Car crushes whiteman to death while checking SUV in Ogun
137 aspirants jostle for 25 assembly APC tickets in Adamawa
Work on Pen Cinema flyover, Airport road reaches advance stage
Kwankwaso: Restructuring will speed up Nigeria’s development
Joshua heavier than Povetkin at title weigh-in
Iwobi rated Arsenal’s Best Player
D’Tigress battle Australia in group opener
Saraki, Akpabio congratulate Pinnick on landslide victory
NFF Elections: FIFA President congratulates Amaju Pinnick
Osun 2018: IPAC calls for credible poll
Obaseki repurposes EDSOGPADEC for human devt
No hidden $470.5m, N8bn in commercial banks – NNPC
CBN withdraws Skye Bank’s license
Why Nigeria’s tech ecosystem shouldn’t be built exclusively with foreign capital
KING WADADA unveils record label
DAVIDO wears PDP Agbada on uncle’s campaign
Salawa, Mailaka, others thrill at Epe Kayokayo Festival
Youth, women, religious leaders, media call for global peace
Putting the girl-child back on track
WHO calls for urgent action to end TB
Car crushes foreigner to death in Ogun
Flooding: Delta community protest meagre relief funding, neglect
Flood renders many homeless in Kogi
2019: The unending ‘crucial meetings’ in Ikire
“Irewole will deliver for APC “
Support for Adeleke from unsuspected quarters
Osun 2018: APC will emerge victorious – Ette
Buhari, Saraki and caustic electioneering
My mind is no longer here

The Sun

How Oyegun destroyed APC – Shehu Sani
Presidency to blame for Saraki’s, Dogara’s defection – Buhari’s man, Ali Ndume
Behind Ghana jail walls
I’m too possessive to marry an actor – Ferrari Bongkem, actress
Battle for Lagos: Ambode turns to God as APC elders seal his fate
Osun rectangular guber battle
We have APC’s orders to remove Saraki – Omo-Agege
CBN, NDIC revoke Skye bank licence, Polaris bank takes over
Buhari mourns former Kwara military governor, Bamigboye
NEMA: 77,460 displaced, 3,544 houses destroyed by floods in 12 states
Why Ortom set up committee to disburse Paris Club refund – Akase
Sen. Uzodinma calls for direct primaries to end APC Imo crisis
Vote for competence, not gender, APC female senatorial aspirant says
CBN injects $317.52m, CNY 58.40m into retail SMIS
FG in talks with EU to reverse ban on agric exports
Afreximbank, Uzbek bank sign $50m deal to boost African trade
CBN to review CCI fines on 4 banks, MTN
Infrastructure funding: FG needs to borrow N1.6trn –Agusto & Co boss
Osun poll: Don’t promote violence, NCS urges parties
Man United to be without 5 players for Wolves match
Bayern’s Thiago fit for Schalke match
Warnock wary of Guardiola’s return to Man City touchline
Matty Askin rules out ‘stupid’ tactics against Lawrence Okolie at Wembley
Man City’s De Bruyne targets derby day return
Emery warns Arsenal against leaking late goals
AFCON 2019 Qualifier: FNB Stadium to host Bafana, Nigeria tie
Lokosa scores N3.8m in Eunisell boot award
Infantino congratulates Pinnick on re-election as NFF President
Joshua sees Povetkin as toughest fight since Klitschko’s boutAubameyang’s father named new co-coach of Gabon
Jimoh Waxiu serenades special lady in Emotionless
Masari, Moghalu, Jack-Rich Tein Jr, Ateke Tom for Peace Achievers Awards
I’ve tried to quit but Nollywood won’t let me go – Ebube Nwagbo
Two of us executed in Liberia
In matters of security…
Next president Nigeria needs
Developing the courage to ac
Prospects of Atiku presidency
The Adeosun questions
Merkel pledges Government action to ease German Housing Shortag
Death toll reaches 136 in Tanzania ferry disaster, scores feared missing
34 ships carrying various goods expected at Lagos port
Chamber seeks cooperation with FG

Daily Trust

CBN withdraws Skye Bank license, secure customers’ deposit with bridge bank
2019 polls: New political alliance ‘RAND’ emerges
I left because APC has failed Nigerians, says Dogara
What I discussed with APC governors – Oshiomhole
Should Adeosun’s case end with resignation?
Here’s how pollution gets to your baby inside the womb
TB bacteria get deadly by tricking your immune system
Buhari, Ahmed mourn Bamigboye
Buhari consoles Tanzania over ferry disaster
Saraki, Dogara must resign – APC UK chairman
States cry as floods reach disaster level
I’m aspirant APC fears most – Makarfi
Andrew Agbese, Kaduna
Liquidity crisis: CBN revokes Skye Bank’s license
Osun Poll: ‘Accusations, allegations from PDP sign of imminent loss’
I am well-prepared to provide 21st century leadership — Tambuwal
2.5m registered Kwankwasiyya members are in Kano – Kwankwaso
Saraki‎ dismisses presidency’s allegations, says he always speak on issues
National carrier will cost $8bn in 10 years – Airline operators
Motorcyclist, four others crushed to death on Lagos-Ibadan expressway
UNGA Summit’s empty prestige
Benue’s only oasis in 2019
Save Birnin Gwari from kidnappers
TANZANIA: ‘Hundreds missing’ as ferry capsizes..
UK Tusk: May’s Brexit plan won’t work..
MALAYSIA: Ex-PM Najib hit with 25 new charges


Kwara first military governor, Bamigboye, dies at 78
Breaking: CBN, NDIC liquidate Skye Bank as AMCON takes over
Saraki takes campaign to Rivers, says he has capacity to revive Nigeria
I am well-prepared to provide 21st century leadership — Tambuwal
NACA lauds HIV/AIDS survey in Anambra
Akanu-Ibiam airport: Enugu Governor, Ugwuanyi, relocates Radio mast
199 jostle for 24-member Kwara Assembly seats
Security guard docked over alleged cement theft
NAPTIP arrests man 37 for raping 17-yr-old wife’s cousin
Ogun APC adoption of indirect primaries, fictitious ― Abiodun
Breaking: CBN, NDIC liquidate Skye Bank as AMCON takes over
NNPC records N17.16bn trading surplus
CBN reviewing sanction on banks, MT
Agro-business group signs $300m MOU with Regal Regtech Finance LLC
Cardiovascular diseases in Nigeria has doubled —Chief of Cardiology, LUTH
Prostate cancer, an epidemic in waiting —Kuranga
‘Influenza, most common hospital-acquired infection in UCH’
#OsunDecides2018: Ooni blesses Omisore’s governorship ambition, as SDP rounds off campaign in Ile-Ife
FG presents house in Abuja to Late Ocholi family

The Guardian

INEC to deal with ‘see and buy’ offenders in today’s Osun governorship poll
Certificate Saga: Shittu admits non- participation in NYSC, insists he did not breach the law
Amy Jadesimi
Nigeria’s foreign debt stands at $22.08bn, local N3.48trn
Our eyes focused on vote-buying, say EU observers
You must face trial for alleged N1.7bn theft, Judge tells FirstNation MD
Benue workers dread Ortom’s committee to disburse N14.9 billion
Polaris Bank takes over Skye Bank with N786b fresh capital
Trump turns on Supreme Court nominee’s accuser
I will dance like butterfly against Povetkin, Joshua vows
D’Tigress open campaign with ‘fiery’ clash against Australia
Dr. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia – My father, my mentor, my hero
NOC investiture, a big inspiration, says Uduaghan
Junior Lokosa wins maiden N3.8m Eunisell Boot Award
Aguero signs new £220,000-a-week contract with Manchester City
CSEAN asks Buhari to assent Electronic Transaction Bill
Celebrating King Sunny Ade At 72
Matthew Ohio… Ten Years Of Propelling Industry Nite
Nigerians React To The 2018 Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria (MBGN) Pagean
Photos: All The Winners At The 2018 Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria (MBGN)
Sports TV: Time to grow local competitions


CBN Revokes Skye Bank’s Licence
Calm In Osun As Voters Elect Gov Today Kwara’s First Military Gov, Bamigboye, Dies At 78
Osun 2018 Governorship Election: Foretelling The Outcome
JUST IN: CBN, NDIC Revokes Skye Bank’s Licence, Changes Name To Polaris Bank
Why PDP Lost In 2015 – Kwankwaso
Surmounting Nigeria’s Challenges: Farmers, Stakeholders’ Way Out
Innocently Led To Cultism
Ado: Community Under Siege As Robbers Go On Rampage
The Stone Crushing Women Of Nasarawa
Private Providers Involvement In FP2020,
Dankwambo As PDP Presidential Flag Bearer
Good, Evil of Smart Phones At Polling Station
Never Say It Can’t Be Done – Daniel The President Nigeria Needs
Court Imprisons 2 Farmers Over Kidnapping
Interest Rate On Agric Lending Can Be Reduced To 5% – Ogbeh
We Did Not Apportion Blame On Skybird Air Incident – AIB
Oyo State 20yr Agriculture Roadmap Inspires Investors
Tambuwal Backs Fiscal Federalism, Assures On Unity
2019: APDA Constitutes Screening Committee
Ikpeazu Is A Product Of Godfatherism – APC Chieftain
Is Daddy Showkey Venturing Into Politics?
Ramsey Noah Congratulates Genevieve Nnaji On ‘Lion Heart’ Success
Illbliss Mirrors Failed Leadership In It Is God
It’s Difficult Having A Film Village In Nigeria – Oga Bello
EDITORIAL: States And The Child Rights Act
Abagana IDPs As Scary Metaphor
Religious Leaders Must Be Involved In Politics – Martins
Top Muslima Bridal Makeup Inspiration For Your Big Day
Fashion Hacks For Plus Size Ladies
Being an entrepreneur isn’t fancy – Udoh
Burden Of Sickle Cell Disorder In Nigeria
Imo APC Forum Denies Joining APGA
Knight of Saint Mulumba Cautions Against Vote Buying, Selling


They Took Back My Crown When I Refused To Succumb – Pageant Winner
Alleged Moles In PDP: Makarfi Replies Wike You’re Not Immune From Calamity, He Warns APC Over Intimidation Of Opposition
PDP Presidential Ticket: Between Saraki And Mark
PDP Convention: Atiku Rips BoT Apart
B-I-Z-A-R-R-E Life Of Sodomy, Murder, Rape, Drugs In Owerri Prison
The Political Lies That Killed Citizen Khorsa
The Fall, Fall Of Our Big Prophets
My Experience With A Governor
After Adeosun, When Goes Obono-Obla?
108 Pupils Benefit From NNPC/SNEIPCo Scholarship
3 Intervenes In Delicate Delta South Power Sharing Controversy
Baru: Another Fuel Supply War Room Now
Don’t Cry For Adeosun
OSUN GUBER RACE: How The Candidates Stand
EZINNE Akudo Anyaoha Breaks New Grounds
UK To Commit 47.4m Pounds On Nigeria’s 2019 Elections
Why CBN revoked Skye Bank licence
Breaking: Skye Bank’s operating licence revoked by CBN
Fuel scarcity looms as NUPENG, PENGASSAN issue strike notice
EFCC mobilises against vote-buying with Osun gov election
APC is desperate to remain in power, says Tambuwal
Flood: 12 states under water, Osinbajo raises alarm
Lawyer drags Buhari, Buratai, Malami, others to court over Python Dance 3
IPOB expresses joy over visit to UN
Buhari to new DG DSS: Have we ever met before?
Ohanaeze youths to PDP: Give us VP slot, or lose S-East to APC

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