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News Headlines Oct 2, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 2, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Buhari meets Tinubu ahead of Lagos APC gov primary
Independence broadcast: PDP, Afenifere, CD knock Buhari
God didn’t make mistake making Nigeria multi-ethnic –Buhari
Saraki, Dogara, Obasanjo absent from Independence Day rally
Cowards behind my disqualification from Oyo APC primary –Shittu
Hoodlums attack Jos communities, kill seven
Lagos residents lament hardship over collapsed road
Navy detains 14 suspected oil, diesel smugglers
Truck falls on commercial bus, kills driver
Ambode’s supporters protest in APC secretariat, Tinubu’s house
God didn’t make mistake making Nigeria multi-ethnic –Buhari
Makinde attacks Tinubu
Poly lecturer slumps, dies
Saraki, Dogara, Obasanjo absent from Independence Day rally
Ex-Edo APC gov aspirant joins PDP
Osun rerun: NBA accuses police of compromising exercise
Don’t victimise Fayose after leaving office, PDP tells Buhari
Again, APC shifts Lagos gov primary
Why the elite conspire against me –Atiku
We must appreciate God for bringing us together, Buhari…
Murray Bruce withdraws from Senate race
The political logic of APC’s victory in Osun
Women mostly at risk of dementia, stroke –Study
Iran fires missiles at Syria jihadists after deadly attack
2019: No retreat, no surrender, says Amosun
Ogbuoji wins Ebonyi APC gov primary election
APC holds National Assembly primaries today
Niger, Taraba, Imo, Bauchi APC primaries engulfed in violence
Ogboru, Utomi emerge Delta APC gov candidates in parallel primaries
Murray-Bruce drops ambition to return to Senate
Confusion as two APC gov primaries hold in C’ River
APC, PDP gov candidates emerge in Jos, Kaduna, Adamawa, Nasarawa, Benue
I’ll restructure Nigeria in a realistic manner – Tambuwal
NAMA calls for local production of aviation fuel
MAN to present made-in-Nigeria product list to FG
NNPC posts N18.12bn trading surplus in one month
Oil hits $84, Nigerian cargoes struggle for buyers
Building a digital marketing agency
FG, body to recycle waste to fertiliser
Rohr invites Simon, Success for Libya, drops Simy
We’re ready for Raja Casablanca – Enyimba
Messi should quit national team – Maradona
Match-fixing: Anichebe reports Chinese club to FIFA
Joshua is a coward – Wilder
Oyedeji, others laud NBA’s Power Forward initiative
ASUU rejects Babalakin’s proposal on funding for varsities
FG should declare state of emergency in education —Group
43 American varsities woo Nigerian students
ASUU vows to resist attempts to commercialise varsity activities
MAUTECH unveils scholarship scheme for indigent students
Build institutions, not skyscrapers, don tells Igbo billionaires
Drummer quits as woman accuses him of rape
Cardi B surrenders to police after strip-club brawl
Ejiz drops new single ‘4U’
Nigeria ranks 108th in mobile Internet speed
‘ICT, key to national security’
Dizengoff, Castlenet collaborate to curb cybercrime
GoDo.ng pledges support for start-ups
Editorial: Termination, not suspension, of new national carrier
Apapa as a metaphor for Nigeria
Suspended minimum wage strike
Uncertainty hangs over the integrity of 2019 elections

The Nation

Lagos APC: Tinubu insists on Sanwo-Olu for ticket
Osinbajo: we need a ‘new tribe’
Oil races toward $85 as Iran sanctions loom
Pressure on aspirants to step down for Aisha Buhari’s brother
MTN mulls new share trading
Jos crisis: CAN President calls for calm
Boroffice to IGP: probe assassination attempt on my life
Adeola joins clamour for Sanwo-Olu
Imo APC governorship primary today
Ikpeazu calls for collaboration at independence
Olanusi: no APC membership register for today’s primary in Ondo
Ibori mourns Okogwu, Dafinone
I’ve moved 45,000 families out of poverty- Atiku
Jos violence: One student killed, another missing
Independence Day: NOA urges Nigerians on nationalism
Who gets Edo APC, PDP tickets?
Ekiti at 22: The rough and tumble of our journey
‘Kwara North should produce next governor’
Oil races toward $85 as Iran sanctions loom
MTN mulls new share trading
45 companies, others win awards on capital market performance
AMAA renames category after slayed animator
Kay Jay Ogbonna signs deal with The Boost Entertainment
2Baba, RMD, others to headline Buckwyld ‘n’ Breathless
Ex-council chiefs deny bribe claim
Students exhibit talents
Ending ethno- religious crises
Nigerian, US defence colleges tackle terrorism
6,000 youths benefit from $4.59m organic fertiliser project
Politics of peace

Again APC Postpones Lagos, Enugu, Adamawa Governorship Primaries
How ERGP focus labs will boost power generation for Homes, Businesses
Legend Hotel Lagos Airport Presents Upscale Lifestyle
Primary: APC Aspirants Protest against Adoption of Indirect System in Ekit
Give Buhari Another Four Years to Consolidate on Foundation Laid, Katsina Gov Advises Nigerians
Nigeria @ 58: We Shall Overcome – Stanley Amuchie Tells Imo Indigenes
APC Votes Yahaya as Gombe Guber Candidate
Independence: Lalong Grants Pardon to Seven Inmates
Ribadu Makes U-turn, Indicates Interest in Rescheduled APC Guber Primary
Sokoto Deputy Gov Voted APC Guber Candidate
NNPC Declares N18.12bn Trading Surplus in May
DJ Consequence, Major Lazer, Others to Perform in Concert
Atiku: Elite’s Conspiracy Theories Thwarting my Presidential Ambition
Dafinone was a Dedicated Community Leader, Says Saraki
Borno APC Aspirant Calls for Cancellation of Party Primary
Seven Feared Killed, Houses Destroyed as Fresh Violence Erupts in Jos
Convention: APC Mocks Saraki, Other PDP Presidential Aspirants for Bowing to Wike’s Threat
Saraki Seeks Vibrant Citizens’ Participation in Governance
Nigeria @ 58: The Nigerian Police from Independence

Daily Trust
APC splinter group asks Buhari, Osinbajo, others to rescue party in Lagos
As NLC suspends warning strike
Bridge Bank as effective failure resolution option
Rohr calls Musa, Onazi, Ekong, Collins, 20 others for Libya
Oyinlomo reaches Lagos Open Tennis second round
Aiteo Cup: Pillars, Enyimba clash is final before final – Musa
Bauchi APC: Pate, Lame to boycott primaries
Kano APC primaries: Police summon Senator Gaya, Sumaila
Atiku pledges to take Nigeria to greater heights
JUST IN!!! Fire razes Gboko market in Benu
2019: Youths oppose automatic tickets, demand fair primaries
58th Independence: Kogi governor, Bello grants 5 convicts mercy
Jime emerges APC’s consensus candidate in Benue
Edem Duke rejects Cross River APC primaries results
APC governorship primaries in Zamfara suspended indefinitely unless… – Yari
Rohr calls Musa, Onazi, Ekong, Collins, 20 others for Libya
Oyinlomo reaches Lagos Open Tennis second round
Aiteo Cup: Pillars, Enyimba clash is final before final – Musa
NNPC announces N18.12bn trade surplus
Ripples over suspended Nigeria Air project
FG should play international aero-politics to help airlines’
Editorial: As NLC suspends warning strike
Nigeria at 58: What Politicians say
Eseohe Ebhota-Akoma

The Sun

Lagos primary: APC NWC meets Ambode, seeks way forward
JUST IN: Ortom wins Benue PDP guber primary
Nigeria@58: Nigerians facing unimaginable hardship, says CAN
2019: Bayelsans’ll queue behind Buhari – Sylva
Governorship primaries: Useni, Lalong, Mohammed, Badaru, Adelabu win
NAF bombards Boko Haram rendezvous at Jabullam
Gunmen invade UNIJOS, kill 2
Nigeria is a leader, friend, key partner, says U.S.
Ahmed Mansur emerges new MAN president, pledges collaboration with FG
CAN urges Nigerians to pray ceaselessly for leaders
2019: Ezekwesili calls on Nigerians to protect, exercise voting rights
Primaries : Ambode tasks NWC panel on fairness for all aspirants
Breaking- Saraki’s ex Chief of staff, Isa Galaudu wins Kebbi PDP gubernatorial primary with 1, 072 votes
Apapa gridlock: Exporters lose $15bn, 10,000 jobs as non-oil exports dwindle
Eko Disco plans 100% complaints resolution before year end
$200m NCI Fund: How amended guidelines’ll boost indigenous capacity
Port concession review bound to fail without NSC involvement –Bello
APC primaries: Afeez Onalapo backs Gbenga Ashafa’s senatorial bid
2019: Robinson Akpua wins NDLP presidential ticket
2019: Umar Nasko picks Niger PDP guber ticket
Osun governorship election and Nigeria’s jaundiced democracy
Nigeria @ 58: Paradoxes
Direct Primary: Keep your gunpowder dry, Amosun charges supporters
NAF bombards Boko Haram rendezvous at Jabullam
Gunmen invade UNIJOS, kill 2
Between performance and fake news
Abuja disasters and FCTA’s timely response
Mourinho not feeling the pressure as Valencia test looms
CAN urges Nigerians to pray ceaselessly for leaders
2019: Ezekwesili calls on Nigerians to protect, exercise voting rights
Independence Day: Mark urges Nigerians to keep faith with Nigeria project
Jos crisis : CAN President calls for calm, urges FG to restore peace
APC primaries: Afeez Onalapo backs Gbenga Ashafa’s senatorial bid

The Guardian
AU, UNIDO, others seek implementation of continental trade deal
‘The constitution we have at this time, as recognised by many constitutionalists, is not autochthonous’
President under fire over independence day speech
Atiku alleges elite conspiracy against his presidential ambition
Lagos police boss rolls out phone numbers as APC holds governorship primary today
NBA tasks leaders on nation-building
Eminent lawyers react to Bayelsa’s suit on FG’s spending from federation account
Nigerians will shock Buhari in 2019, says Fayose
Ezekwesili, others urge Buhari, INEC to tackle vote buying legally
Mikel excused, Simon returns as Rohr names 23 for Libya matches
Defenders, Kano Pillars, Grasshoppers fly high at Rowe Park
Libya can ruin your AFCON plans, Obuh warns Rohr
FIFA ‘welcomes’ Pinnick back to football family
Nigerian sports going backward at 58 years, say Esu, Onigbinde
United players care more for club than others, says Mourinho
Tanker drivers lack formal training
Envoy, SEC, FSD Africa seal £450,000 deal for market regulation
Optimism greets Nigeria-Sai Tome & Principe development pact
Editorial: Buhari’s take on terrorism at UN
Wages wahala
How Africa is winning the fight against poverty
PMB: Deliberately running to lose?
The importance of school farms
Mosquitoes that can carry malaria eliminated in lab experiments
10 minutes of light activity can boost memory
New drug blocks pancreatic cancer growth
Independence Day: Health sector still needs improvement, says NMA

New Telegraph

Ben Bruce withdraws from senatorial raceSenator Ben Murray
BREAKING: Fire guts Gboko main market
Buhari summons Tinubu, Ambode
Okechukwu to Oshiomhole: Your decision on Enugu primaries faulty
NNPC declares N18.12bn trade surplus in one month
NBA to politicians: Don’t pollute judiciary in the name of politics
Alhassan: The prize for loyalty
NMA: 58 years after, Nigeria still low in global health indices
Benue: Ortom emerges PDP flag bearer
Ganduje wins APC primaries with 2.7m votes
FCTA, UN-Habitats partner on urbanization initiatives
Fire guts 40 shops at Gboko main market
Oyo 2019: 13 aspirants eye ADC guber ticket
Flood: UNFPA donates relief items to women, girls
Era of political hegemony over in Kwara – Mustapha
Ndoma-Egba: Direct primaries confer party ownership to members
2019: Ahmed denies rift with Saraki
Nigeria: Still quest for nationhood at 58 Recession, anti-graft war upset growth Mixed performance under Buhari Dangote, Zenith excel at capital market awards
IOCs, banks jittery over 28 expired oil blocks
Mikel opts out of Libya game
Eagles celebrate Independence Day
Arsenal legend hails Emery over Iwobi
Fashanu thumbs down Nigerian sports at 58
Lagos Open Tennis: Oyinlomo advances to second round
CAF Confederations Cup: Enyimba raise concern over refs
Oyo APC: Adelabu defeats Alao-Akala, Adeduntan
UNILAG lecturer seeks alternative to fossil fuel
PDP: Buhari’s Independence speech full of false claims
Ekere wins Akwa Ibom APC ticket
There’s need for a proper educational summit – SSANU
Education sector must be retooled and funded – VC
The economy and politics of Buhari’s re-election


Confed. Cup: Enyimba Set For RAJA
Fresh Trouble Looms As Obesere Attacks K1 Again
Power : We Need Certainty, Right Pricing To Drive Devt — Dada
el-Rufai, Bindow, Others Pardon 340 Prisoners
No Roads Anywhere In Lagos As Residents, Motorists, Commuters Lament
PDP Presidential Ticket And The Kwankwaso Scare
Prudent Energy Handball League Grasshoppers Maintain Lead
Kogi CP For Imo APC Primaries
2019: Shehu Sani’s Ticket Hangs On Buhari, El-Rufai’s Endorsement
Why I Was Absent At Independence Day Parade — Saraki
Nigeria@ 58: Unfulfiled Promises In Health Sector
Buhari Has Damaged Nigeria — FAYOSE
2019: Dickson Congratulates PDP Govs On Emergence As Candidates
ASUU Wants FG To Resume Negotiation On 2009 Agreement
The Zambia In Us
Inadequate Power, Inconsistent Policies, Bad Roads Affect Oil, Non-Oil Investment – Bakumor
I Won’t Give Up On My Stolen Mandate — Adeleke
2019: Tension in APC, PDP as more candidates emerge
Lagos guber war : Ambode’s exit can’t damage you in Lagos, Tinubu tells Buhari
Governorship: Electoral C’tee, Lagos APC disagree on primary format
Nigeria exports N7.3trn crude oil in six months
TOTAL didn’t award FPSO contract to SHI-MCI, but SHIN — Samsung
We’re praying for you, do what’s right, Kumuyi tells Buhari
Breaking: Ben-Murray Bruce withdraws from Senatorial race
2019 election will be between Nigerians and Buhari, not PDP – Fayose
Breaking: Again APC postpones Lagos, Enugu, Adamawa gov primaries
#NigeriaAt58: Buhari raises alarm over `misuse’ of Social Media
Governorship: Electoral C’tee, Lagos APC disagree on primary format
Clark writes Oshiomhole, blasts APC, PDP govs
I’ll restructure Nigeria in realistic manner -Tambuwal
Serena strips naked
Rohr calls Musa, Onazi, Ekong, 21 others for Libya
Guardiola says Manchester City face ‘five finals’ in Europe
Baby mamas get standing ovation at Lights Camera Africa film festival
APC governorship primaries: Olamide drums support for Ambode
Davido surrenders, as Chioma hints on Senator Adeleke’s presidential bid
Pardon C drops official video of ‘Eyes Don See’
Oil price, output surges, at highest this year
Boko Haram kills own Commander over plan to surrender with 300 captives
Nigeria students to sanction FG on 26% education budget
Residents of flooded Bayelsa communities row canoe to enter homes
US sues California over ‘net neutrality’
Nigeria@ 58: Unfulfiled promises in health sector
Power : We need certainty, right pricing to drive devt — Dada

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