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News Headlines Sept 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 28, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
INEC declare APC Oyetola winner of Osun gov election •PDP rejects results, says it’s black day for Nigeria •I’ll retrieve my stolen mandate at tribunal —Adeleke
Strike: Buhari’s CoS meets labour leaders as unions paralyse govt, business activities
Osun rerun, a show of shame, says opposition coalition
Strike may delay civil servants’ September salaries – AGF
Police arrest 20-year-old, one other for kidnap in Imo
Dock workers lose suit against port operators
Strike: Courts, schools, government offices shut down in Abia
Seek redress in court, Adeleke told
US, EU, UK allege voters’ intimidation, harassment
Hoodlums attack party secretariat, shoot policemen in Bayelsa
Teenage girls flog, cut friend with blade
Water vendor, 62, defiles five-year-old girl, gives her N20
Police rescue kidnapped Madonna varsity student, arrest suspects
Pupil sues school, demands N100m over cancelled admission
Guard, praying during car theft, arraigned for stealing
Rerun lacks minimum standards for free, credible elections —CDD
Rerun lacks minimum standards for free, credible elections —CDD
Osun rerun, a show of shame, says opposition coalition
Osun rerun: Results from polling units
Police rescue kidnapped Madonna varsity student, arrest suspects
FCT police arrest suspected car snatchers at Jos hideout
I never knew that my victim would escape – Kidnap suspect
Minimum wage: Yobe workers, business owners condemn strike
APC NWC disqualifies Shittu over NYSC scandal, postpones primary
US bodies predict electoral violence in Lagos, Rivers, Kano, others
2019: Ogun APC bows to NWC’s directive, settles for direct primary
APC shifts governorship primary to Sept 30
We are ready for gov primary, says Lagos APC
Primary: PDP to publish delegates’ list
Stop using insecurity to campaign against me, Zamfara gov warns APC aspirants
Creating business systems with successful entrepreneurs
Cellulant on course to drive financial services innovation
Fuel supply threatened as oil workers join strike
10 questions you should ask your bank
Lagos-Ibadan railway: FG directs CCECC to engage Nigerian engineers
D’Tigress coach family cheats death in auto crash
World Cup: Nigeria ready for USA challenge
Germany to host Euro 2024
Ronaldo free to face United
Joshua-Wilder would be great for boxing – Holyfield
Zenith Bank boosts D’Tigress
290,274 candidates didn’t make five credits in 2018 –NECO
Parents lament rising cost of textbooks
Foundation seeks improved infrastructure in Imo schools
Odubanjo donates learning materials to indigent pupils
NECO says its ongoing reforms yielding results –Ag. Registrar
Heritage Africa Village Square celebrates Nigerian, Chinese cultures
Author explores consumer right issues in new book
Next Titan to boost entrepreneurship among youths
My beard is my trademark – Woli Arole
Aging and infertility (2)
Exposure to tobacco smoke significantly impairs teen health
1.1m Nigerians are on HIV/AIDS treatment– NACA
Scientists link carbohydrates to increased risk of osteoarthritis
Best ways to protect your gadgets from cyberthreats
Editorial: AU members’ failure to ratify anti-graft protocol
A nation in search of a compass for redirection
Nigeria: Northerners are smarter than southerners
In pursuit of functional education
A democracy defiled

ThisDay
Osun Under Siege, PDP Cries Out, Calls for Cancellation of Supplementary Election
Journalists Attacked in Osogbo
Strike: Passengers Stranded at Benin Airport
Labour Says Strike Continues Despite Meeting with Presidency
CUPP Calls for Cancellation of Osun Supplementary Election
Coy Enters Nigerian Market, Promise to Offer Excellent Services
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AGF Assures Workers of Payment of Salaries Despite Strike
ECOWAS Inaugurates Nigeria’s 50m Women Speak Team
Sultan: Lack of Willpower to Tackle Nigeria’s Problems is FG’s Undoing
Osun People Have Spoken, Says APC
Osun Rerun, a Brazen Assault on Democracy, Says PDP
Labour Shuts Lagos Secretariat
ASUU Demands N1trn Outstanding Funding Requirements for Varsity Revitalisation from FG
*Mobilises for Nation-wide Strike
Southern Gombe Indigenes Protest, Demand Guber Slot Zoned to Them
Resign if you Want to Contest, Niger Gov Tells Political Appointees
Workers Ignore NLC Directive on Strike in Abuja as Union Leaders Force Anambra Staff to Comply
NLC Strike Paralyses Activities in Katsina
Police Warn Vote-buyers
Police Nab Party Supporters in Osogbo with PVCs of Other Polling Units
PDP Agent Absent from Ife South Polling Unit
Voters Defy Heavy Downpour in Osogbo
Coy Enters Nigerian Market, Promise to Offer Excellent Services

The Nation

Osun: Oyetola wins
Governorship race: APC disqualifies Shittu, Alhassan
Strike goes on as Labour leaders consult
19 firms bid for Afam, Yola DisCos
Osun poll: It’s a black day for Nigeria, says PDP
Why PDP is crying foul, by APC
Fed Govt ‘ll win war against corruption, says Buhari
APC’s governorship primary now Sunday
Process credible, says U.S. Consul General
From inconclusive to conclusive: Osun election and its drama
U.S., EU, UK observer team concerned about report on poll
Kwankwaso: I’ll defeat Buhari if I get PDP ticket
NIPSS: effective polices on internal security underway
Monday is public holiday
Breaking: INEC declares APC’s Gboyega Oyetola winner of Osun poll
FIBA WWC: D’Tigress face reigning champions USA
Quadri, Abiodun lose with Sporting in ETTU Champions League
Ikpeazu celebrates Pinnick’s re-election
Amateur boxers to thrill fans at Rowe Park
Osimhen: I’m now a better player
Prudent Energy HBL: Oriental derby ends in Grasshoppers’ favour
Prudent Energy HBL: Plateau Vipers, Safety Babes win
‘I’m fulfilled being a shoemaker’
Learning from books
APC: Battle for governorship tickets hots up
Gully Erosion: Obaseki partners FG, World Bank, European Investment Bank
Columnists urge Nigerians to reclaim Nigeria
Strike may affect workers’ salaries, warns AGF
NLC harps on press freedom, rule of law
AMSMB Apparel to launch in New York, Lagos
Felabration holds Afrobics audition Friday
I’m not relenting, says Clevatee
Police parade suspect with fake currency, 23 others
Youth group trains over 80,000 students in Nigeria
Lagos-Badagry Expressway in terrible condition, says FRSC

The Sun

UPDATED: Adebayo Shittu not cleared for APC governorship primaries
Strike: Presidency summons Labour leaders to Aso Rock
Aisha Buhari’s ADC, Sani Baba-Inna released
Osun re-run poll’s a coup not election, Adeleke cries out
UPDATE: INEC declares Oyetola winner of Osun re-run
Osun rerun: INEC announces official results as APC rules
2019: Give us governorship or we’ll break away from Kwara – Emir threatens
2019: Nigeria’s in God’s hands, says Olumba Olumba Obu
Group plotting to disrupt Saturday primaries in Borno, APC alleges
Plateau 2019: I’ll use my military background to tackle insecurity – Gen. Gambo
“I am competent because of my background, well trained and I attended all my military courses at home and abroad.”…
I’ll transform Akwa Ibom, says Dan-Abia
Kwankwaso: I am Nigeria’s next president
PDP to publicise delegates list for primaries
APC Primaries: I have no preferred candidate – Gov. Bindow
NSE: Trading close on bearish trend, market indicators drop 0.61%
NASME blames inter-agency rivalry for non-standardisation of SMEs products
AfDB partners Afreximbank to support SMEs in Nigeria
FG, states, LGAs share N741.8bn
FEC approves $64m contract for Escravos power supply
2019: Finally, Ogun APC settles for direct primary
Osun Re-run: Police arrests 16 over illegal possession of INEC tags, face cap
Osun Re-run: Our eyes on vote-buying – Police, INEC
October 1: Celebration of insecurity?
Let us pray for Osun State
Allegory of the political truck
My fear for the land: Managing our environment for a sustainable future
The bride, the price and Ms Chimamanda Adichie
Diagnostic laissez-faire attitude can be costly
Nigerian population may explode by 2050 – US envoy
Strike: We can’t pay salaries, says FG
Strike paralyses Lagos Judiciary
NLC strike: Private schools, business activities flourish in FCT councils
Flood: Delta to commence academic activities for children in IDPs camp
2019: Court restrains Ogun APC from conducting indirect primary
Sleazy sides of massage centres

Daily Trust

Don’t compromise FRSC’s recruitment exercise
Aliero: Legacy of leadership and service
Elections in the dilemma of options
The believer and the pursuit of happiness in this world (I)
Beef up unity to protect Islamic identity, says security expert
Labour strike grounds Lagos, others
No agenda to send Nigerians away – Ghanaian President
APC’s Oyetola wins as PDP’s Adeleke cries foul
APC disqualifies Mama Taraba, Shittu, others from guber race
‘Why military can’t be confined to barracks’
Lagos-Ibadan rail: FG demands list of indigenous engineers
FG urged to review plea bargain, brand corrupt persons thieves
APC reschedules primary elections
Osun rerun: YIAGA Africa indicts APC in election reports
Liverpool winger considers Nigeria switch from Netherlands
Elonu, Atonye, Akhator look beyond USA, eye World Cup gold
Ronaldo gets one match ban, will face United
Flights operation continues at Lagos airport despite strike
Strike: Ondo shuts down as workers join strike, public offices, banks and market close
Despite rise in inflation, foodstuff prices fall
Flooding: Isheri, Agbado, Akute residents beg govt
NPC registers 25,728 births in Ogun
LASEMA treats 100,000 calls daily – GM
Preventing electoral violence
Takeaways from the Osun Election
A fate worse than death
Aliero: Legacy of leadership and service
Elections in the dilemma of options
The dynamics of TCN’s upgrade in the Editorial: As APC primaries start tomorrow
.Telecoms industry lost $3bn revenue to fraud – Danbatta
Strike: Enugu TUC blames Labour minister for failed promises
Doctors yet to join strike in Bauchi
NLC strike: Salary payment may be disrupted if… – AGF
Why our agric produce still face export rejection — Quarantine Service
Farmers in France invest in tech that detects defects in onions..
Kebbi records bumper millet harvest
Ismail Adebayo, Birnin Kebbi
UNIOSUN’s ASUU begins warning strike
UBEC projects: Report recommends blacklisting of erring contractors
Mixed feelings over Kaduna’s free education for girls
The believer and the pursuit of happiness in this world (I)

New Telegraph

LIVE: Results from Osun Governoship Election Rerun
LIVE UPDATE on Osun Gov Election Rerun
New Minimum Wage: Labour shuts down Nigeria
Observer group flays conduct of politicians, security personnel
PDP set to intervene in Ihedioha, Anyanwu’s feud
Kwankwaso: APC’s leadership, a failure in Nigeria
$20bn power investment saga: Probe General Electric, group tells EFCC
FIBA Women’s World Cup: D ‘Tigress ready to shock U.S.
Owerri candidate ‘ll give APC a better chance in Imo – Anozie
Engaging ex-militants through agriculture
Mobile policemen brutalise, injure driver
New minimum wage: Negotiators’ path to stalemate
Peter Okoye wins first award as a solo artiste
Ireti Doyle lauds Davido, encourages political participation
FIBA Women’s World Cup: Zenith Bank charges impressive D’Tigress to remain focused
RIFAN: Portfolio farmers limiting rice production in Bayelsa
AFCON qualifier: Success, Awoniyi send signals to Rohr
ASUU: FG owes public universities N1.1trn
Adeniyi: League of Nigerian Columnists to serve public good
A looming face-off with workers over cooking stove
Mobile policemen brutalise, injure driver
I was arrested after my victim escaped –Kidnapper
Residents cry out as burglars take over Ogun community
Owerri candidate ‘ll give APC a better chance in Imo – Anozie
Peter Okoye wins first award as a solo artiste
PDP to Nigerians: Future of democracy is bleak
Jubilation as Tinubu, Oyetola storm govt house
CUPP calls for cancellation of rerun result
Fani-Kayode warns against toying with democracy
Observer group flays conduct of politicians, security personnel
New minimum wage: Negotiators’ path to stalemate
Electricity: Investor commences work on N.3bn lighting project
Nigeria misses sugar production target by 510,000 tons
FIBA Women’s World Cup: D ‘Tigress ready to shock U.S.
Joshua-Wilder fight would take boxing to new level – Holyfield
Kwese Premier League: Kwara Falcons retain Atlantic Conference title
Liverpool vs Chelsea: Balogun hails Moses’ return
Two hospitals rejected my mum – Ras Kimono’s stepson
Felabration: Double Wahala at Freedom Park Lagos
Early signals of Sickle Cell Disorder in
EDITORIAL: Cultism must end with Ekpoma killing
‘Harmless’ heart condition linked to sudden death
Plateau, Adamawa: Blackout as JED Plc shuts down
Lagos judiciary on lock down

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