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News Headlines Oct 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Ambode accepted defeat to avert impeachment –Sources
Husband conspires with friends, robs wife
Osinbajo, Oshiomhole behind Ogun APC crisis – Anisulowo
Primaries: Buhari in closed-door meeting with El-Rufai, Akeredolu
Missing General: Soldiers cordon off Plateau district
Toddler, four others killed in Ondo crash
Buhari calls Leah Sharibu’s mother, promises daughter’s safe return
Primary: Ogun APC declares Amosun’s candidate winner
Father rapes, impregnates 13-year-old daughter in Edo
Man bags 10 years’ imprisonment for killing brother over woman
World Bank cuts Nigeria, others’ growth forecast to 2.7%
Primaries: Buhari in closed-door meeting with El-Rufai, Akeredolu
Policeman kills undergraduate, injures another at APC primary
Two soldiers jailed for abduction, extortion
I wanted to die on a daily basis – Tyson Fury
CBN gives reasons for external reserves’ fall
UEFA Champions League results
Toddler, four others killed in Ondo crash
Man bags 10 years’ imprisonment for killing brother over woman
EFCC arraigns Saraki’s aide for alleged N3.5bn fraud
Motorcyclist dies after colliding with camel
Man allegedly defrauds trader, micro-finance bank
I won’t let Nigeria down, says Buhari
APC gov candidate in Akwa Ibom escapes assassination
Osun poll: Parties accuse INEC of compromise
Ajimobi wins Oyo South senatorial ticket
Restructuring needed to move Nigeria forward –Saraki
I declared for President to revive dying economy –Tambuwal
Ebonyi APC members protest, demand fresh primaries
How will Ambode convince Lagosians to vote for Sanwo-Olu? Twitter users ask
Uphold due process in party primaries, APC youths tell leaders
CBN gives reasons for external reserves’ fall
Oil price jumps to $86, Putin blames Trump
NNPC, others move to improve oil sector output
Investors jittery about stock market crash ― Mobolurin
Mobile apps gaining popularity among Nigeria bank customers
I am not allowed to talk – Pogba
Confed Cup: Enyimba lose to Raja in Aba
Lagos Open: Top seeds advance as Africans crash out
Croatian court rejects perjury charge against Modric
Covenant University ranked best Nigerian varsity
Build institutions, not skyscrapers, don tells Igbo billionaires
ASUU rejects Babalakin’s proposal on funding for varsities
FG should declare state of emergency in education —Group
43 American varsities woo Nigerian students
Charly Boy denies causing soldier’s arrest
Talented youths to win prizes in 9ja Got Comedy
Best free email services for improved productivity
Editorial: Keeping soldiers away from police duties
Sanwo-Olu, the coming of Tinubu’s boy
China: Let’s borrow ideas not money (1)

ThisDay
Buhari Calls Leah Sharibu’s Mother, Assures of Daughter’s Safe Return
Ambode Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Sanwo-Olu
PDP Assures Presidential Aspirants of Transparent Convention
2019: The President Nigeria Needs Now!
PARALLELS FROM TIGER WOODS
Ambode and the Godfather’s Rage
Agusto & Co. Releases 2018 Consumer Digital Banking Satisfaction Index Report
FCTA Offers Scholarship to Air Force Plane Crash Victim
NSE All-Share Index Falls 0.79% on Lingering Negative Sentiments
Durotoye Remains Presidential Candidate, ANN Insists
CBN Allays Concerns over Declining Reserves
* Reiterates commitment to finance SMEs to boost output
ICAN Launches Accountability Index to Curtail Public Fund Mismanagement
2019: Ekiti APC Recants, Adopts Direct Primary for Senate, Rep
* Election to hold Thursday
Ambode Concedes Defeat, Congratulates Sanwo-Olu
FCT N’Assembly Race: Youths Stage Protest at APC National Secretariat over adoption of Direct Primary
NYSC Approves Enrolment of Corps Members into NHIS
Durotoye Remains Presidential Candidate, ANN Insists
Ebri Panel Endorses Lagos APC Guber Primary Result, Declares Sanwo-Olu Winner
A Spectacle Foretold in Imo
Agusto & Co. Releases 2018 Consumer Digital Banking Satisfaction Index Report
PARALLELS FROM TIGER WOODS
EDITORIAL: THE RAGE OF NATURE

The Nation

I won’t take mandate for granted, says Sanwo-Olu
Banks doing well, says report
EFCC arraigns Saraki’s aide, others for alleged N3.5b fraud
Buhari to name campaign council after APC convention
APC candidate Ekere: they shot into my bedroom
Two APC governorship candidates emerge in Ogun
Fresh crises for parties as multiple candidates emerge
We won’t allow anybody destroy APC, says Anambra aspirants
Ogah, Alhassan, Danladi win governorship tickets
Edo takes campaign against human trafficking to schools
World Bank downgrades Sub Sahara Africa growth forecast to 2.7 per cent
No plan to hike tuition fees in varsities, says ministry
Court remands tailor for ‘illegal possession of firearms’
Dankwambo is the best choice for the nation in 2019 – ex Jonathan aide
Alleged N1b fraud: ICPC charges ex-Governor Dakingari
Barcelona break billion dollar revenue barrier
Croatia court rejects false testimony charge against Modric
Footballers are committed in spite of camp delay – Amputee
Mixed feelings for Ajax coach after surprise draw at Bayern
Bet9ja SWAN Cup: The Nation to face SportsVision in q/final
Muhammad Ali trophy: Aliu Lasisi makes history with 8th pro win
Why Africa has just one profitable airline
Nigerian varsities and global ranking
Don laments death of ceramics firms
‘Foreign languages useful to promoting local cultures’
Eight battle for soccer trophy
Hurdles against Not-Too-Young-To-Run law
Playing on the world stage
Akwa Ibom APC primary: Why Ekere won
Presidential primary: Can PDP get it right?
‘My agenda for Birnin Kebbi/Kalgo/Bunza’
NEGA Awards: Klint de drunk, others refused visa
Project Fame alumni, Anderson releases single
Gabination set to celebrates #EndSARS heroes
Banks doing well, says report
Equities’ return declines to -15.14%
Ibadan DisCo loses over N1b to energy theft monthly
Unionists seek education budgetary allocation review
Eko Disco to give customers 100 free prepaid meters
FRSC to drivers: plan your journey

The Sun

FG denies plan to hike varsity tuition fee
Shooting rocks APC, APGA primaries in Delta, Anambra
Plateau: Herdsmen kill 13 in fresh attack
Monitoring campaign funds
Lagos guber primary: Ambode concedes to Sanwo-Olu
Anti-Oshiomhole protest rocks APC national secretariat
I’ll bring Leah Sharibu back, Buhari assures mother
Monitoring campaign funds
Buhari, others condole with Hayford Alile’s family
Best candidate PDP can present against Buhari – Hon Ogene
We will carry out APC’s instruction on Dogara, says Edo Rep.
Borno APC primary: 14 aspirants endorse outcome, uphold Zulum’s victory – Dibal
Adamawa Guber: Bindow, Modi, Ribadu, deadlocked over primaries rescheduling
World Bank cuts Nigeria, Africa’s growth forecasts
World Bank forecasts 2.7% growth for sub-Saharan Africa in 2018
Domestic savings’ll end dependence on foreign investors –Mobolurin
GIABA seeks holistic approach in fight against money laundering
Elections
PDP primaries: Aspirants give 48-hrs ultimatum, threaten mass defection in C’River
One killed in APC senatorial primary as shooting mars Delta PDP primaries
Scores protest Ebonyi APC guber primary result
APGA primary: Orumba aspirants kicks against result, demand new date
Tinubu as the only cock that crows in Lagos
Primaries of the bad, by the ugly, for the worse
That presidential chest-beating
A pharmacist’s explanation of the Tinubu-Ambode tango
Nigeria: A nation in need of an intervention
What Nigeria needs at 58
CAF Confed Cup: Enyimba slumps to Raja Casablanca
Europa League: Iwobi joins Arsenal’s party to Azerbaijan
Defending champions, Akwa Utd dumped out of AITEO CUP
That presidential chest-beating
Chasing shadows in a twilight
Typography art is the new facial –
Ronaldo denies rape allegation
World Bank cuts Nigeria, Africa’s growth forecasts
Aston Villa sacks manager
Ebonyi at 22: Celebrating enduring legacies
Pires: Iwobi can inspire Arsenal
Health benefits of cocoa butter
Ebonyi commits to health, welfare of elderly, widows
Best candidate PDP can present against Buhari – Hon Ogene
Why Nigerians die of cardiovascular diseases – NMA
Alzheimer: How to surmount mental decline at old age
Postgraduate Medical College president decries low funding
A pharmacist’s explanation of the Tinubu-Ambode tango
Nigeria: A nation in need of an intervention

Daily Trust

Reps: Khadija Bukar defeats Son in-law in Yobe
Buhari group woos voters in South East
Court restrains APC from conducting Kaduna Senate primary
ASUU worries over poor funding of varsities
Tambuwal visits Obasanjo
Buhari phones Leah Sharibu’s mother, says I’ll do my best
Abuja hospital to pay N1m damages for wrong scan
ICPC arraigns ex-Gov Dakingari over N1bn fraud
Lionel Messi scores brace to help Barcelona beat Spur
ASUU worries over poor funding of varsities
Ibrahim Musa Giginyu, Kano
Tambuwal visits Obasanjo
Missing General: Army cordons off Du, arrests scores
Reps: Khadija Bukar defeats Son in-law in Yobe
Buhari group woos voters in South East
Court restrains APC from conducting Kaduna Senate primary
China’s Hui wins 2018 Independence Golf Tourney
WAG Tour… What are the Pros playing for?
Senator Mamora takes charge as new NIWA MD
Eko Disco to give free prepaid meters
Experts advise FG on monetary, fiscal policy alignment
BREAKING: Two students shot at venue of APC Delta North primary
Victor Sorokwu, Asaba
Akpan wins Akwa Ibom North East senatorial PDP primary
Garzo withdraws from Kano North APC Senatorial race
Editorial: On Shittu, silence is not golden

The Guardian

Tinubu reaffirms control in Lagos as Ambode bows
Gunmen kill 13 in fresh Plateau attacks
CBN, IMF, FMDA harp on economic reforms
Nigerians decry digital services of banks
EFCC recovers N1.5b, $678.4m in Port Harcourt zone
Nigeria, others to benefit from €2.6b European Union funds for growth
Army jails two soldiers 10 years for abduction
Buhari calls Leah Sharibu’s mother, promises safe return of teenager
Tanker explosion kills four, toddler in Ondo
Enyimba walk tight rope as Raja win in Aba
Grasshoppers, Defenders maintain good run as Kada Stars battle Seasiders
Fijabi goes on ‘sex strike’ ahead of ABU title defence in Senegal
Nigeria amputees crowd-fund for World Cup in Mexico
Wozniacki through to quarterfinals as Asian circuit draws top stars
UNILORIN, OAU win as HIFL semifinals begin
NSE indices extend losses by N94 billion
CBN, IMF, FMDA harp on economic reforms
Lower PMI affirms manufacturers’ rising inventory concerns
‘Broadband penetration target achievable with relaxed regulatory requirements
Did You Know? Bible Translation To English Completed And Other Events
Editorial: FG and another health sector plan?
Nigeria-China currency swap and economic growth
A good thing should not be taken for granted
Musings on our sham democracy
My old shoes and the old Nigeria – Part 2
Diet: Does 100% fruit juice make any difference?
Herbal medicine and diabetes mellitus – Part 4
Fresh concerns over IVF babies

New Telegraph

14 killed as herdsmen attack Plateau State again
PHOTOS: Five die, vehicles, houses burnt in accident
Lagos APC guber candidate, Sanwo-Olu praises Buhari, Osinbajo, others
VIDEO: Sanwo-Olu thanks Ambode for ‘A Good Fight’
Isa Misau, Dahiru, Nazeef win Bauchi PDP Senate Primary
We cannot be static in a dynamic world — Tambuwal
Plateau: Again, herders kill 14 in fresh attack
World Bank cuts Nigeria’s 2018 growth forecast to 1.9%
Delta boils over APC/PDP primaries
Obetta emerges PDP House of Reps consensus candidate
Stock market records mid-week loss MultiChoice Talent Factory’ll boost movie industry – Director
Ogun APC defies NWC, declares Amosun’s candidate winner
APC members protest against Oshiomhole, barricade HQ
How NSE can recover, by Capital Bancorp
Dejected flood victims struggle to survive without govt’s assistance
Recession: Experts tackle FG
World Bank cuts Nigeria’s 2018 growth forecast to 1.9%
Five die, vehicles, houses burnt in Ondo accident
FCT: 3,000 residents risk strange illness
Ortom orders evacuation of Benue students from UNIJOS
Man kills brother over girlfriend, jailed 10 years
2019: Tambuwal visits Lagos PDP, vows to restructure Nigeria
Kaduna APC to Oshiomhole: No automatic ticket for Sani
Useni: A come back bid after 34yrs
oAmbode: The godfather had his way
Lagos APC guber candidate, Sanwo-Olu praises Buhari, Osinbajo, others
Stock market records mid-week loss
Infrastructure, failed policies mar growth
Onigbinde to Rohr: Ease Mikel out of Eagles
GOtv Boxing Night earns Nigerian boxers Commonwealth rating
Focus more on results, not money
Neymar leads PSG to 6-1 Red Star rout
Ambrose makes SPFL Team of the Week
I want Iwobi to be more aggressive – Emery
EDITORIAL: Curbing scourge of Tramadol abuse
Dejected flood victims struggle to survive without govt’s assistance
Telcos lose N61m to call masking
10 ministries to spend N1bn on software
2019: Tambuwal visits Lagos PDP, vows to restructure Nigeria
Kaduna APC to Oshiomhole: No automatic ticket for Sani
Nutritional benefits of garden eggs
Primaries: Senators lament loss of APC tickets
2019: Ekiti APC bows to NWC, adopts direct primary for Senate, Reps
INEC gives Osun Gov-elect, Oyetola, certificate of return
Primaries: Ondo aspirants demand Oshiomhole’s resignation

Leadership

CBN Allays Fears Over Declining External Reserves
Army Chief Faults Plateau Elders Over Jos Killings
Lagos APC: Ambode Concedes, Congratulates Sanwo-Olu
Akinlade Emerges APC Gubernatorial Candidate In Ogun
US Ends Visas For Same-Sex Partners
APC Kaduna Central Rejects Automatic Ticket, Says No To Imposition
Eko Disco To Give Free Prepaid Meters
We’ve Not Breached Any Nigerian Law As Claimed By LADOL – Samsung
Gas Flaring And Kachikwu’s Threat
‘MSMES Must Target Globally Competitive, Exportable Products’
The Imperative Of Driving Research And Innovation For Industry
An Approach To Countering Violent Extremism
‘PDP Delegates Shouldn’t Let Money Sway Them’
The Obasanjo Factor In Our History
FIBA Wants Africans To Emulate Nigeria, Senegal
Abuja Airport New Terminal To Begin Operation Soon – GM

Eko Disco To Give Free Prepaid Meters
‘PDP Delegates Shouldn’t Let Money Sway Them’
‘Afreximbank Trade Programme Designed To De-risk African Banks’
LCCI Rues Nigeria’s Dependence On Oil Agusto Assigns 5-Star Ratings To Stanbic IBTC, UBA, 2 Others
‘We Are Committed To Developing Fixed Income Market’
‘Technicalities Didn’t Allow INEC Cancel Osun Rerun’
Vote Buying, Electoral Fraud And The 2019 Elections
Olawepo-Hashim Emerges ANN Presidential Candidate
Rivers APC ’ll Resolve Its Crisis Before Polls – Wali
FIBA Wants Africans To Emulate Nigeria, Senegal
EDITORIAL: Averting Doomsday Prediction
Gas Flaring And Kachikwu’s Threat
The Imperative Of Driving Research And Innovation For Industry
An Approach To Countering Violent Extremism
Abuja Airport New Terminal To Begin Operation Soon – GM
NSCDC Arrests 3 Suspected Vandals In Lagos
Osinbajo To Deliver Keynote Address At Lagos Business Forum
Naira Weakens At CBN Forex Window Equities Market Extends Downward Trend With 0.79% Loss
NCC, Judiciary To Jointly Fight Cybercrime
Retention Of Service Chiefs, IGP Has Paid Off – Group
Residents Evicted From Estate Vow To Drag LASG, Others To Court
CAN, Legacy Initiative Task Electorate To Vote Good Leaders

Vanguard

MSMEs Need Incentives For Voluntary Conformity To Standards — SMEDAN
Confusion Mars Imo Gov Primaries As Uzodinma, Nwosu Emerge Winners
Poor Independence Day Celebration Indicates Lack Of Unity In Nigeria —IPOB
Nigeria To Partner Korea On Job Creation–Ngige
Soyinka, Ogunbodede,Others Eulogise Late Prof.Oluwasanmi
NLC Fixes February 2019 For Delegates’ Conference
5 Dead, 8 Vehicles, 2 Buildings, 5 Shops Razed In Akure Petrol Tanker Fire
Brain Drain: How Fake News Scares Nigerian Graduates In Diaspora
Experts To Proffer Solution To Herders/Farmers Clashes At The Nation/TVC Summit
Probe Killings Of APC Supporters In A-Ibom —Ex-DIG
Still On Osun Governorship Election
Anambra South: Okwuosa Accuses Uba Of Causing Problem In APC
Investments In Telecom Sector Now Grow At $5bn Per Quarter — NCC
Students Call For 26% Budgetary Allocation To Education
PDP Sen Primaries: Akpan, Ekpene, Eyakenyi Emerge Flag Bearers In A-Ibom
NLC Bombs Ngige Over NSITF Board
Edo IGR Set To Soar, Deploys Tech-Based Revenue Collection Scheme
Confusion mars Imo gov primaries as Uzodinma, Nwosu emerge winners
CBN explains reduction in foreign reserve
Members speak on expectations as minimum wage c’ttee reconvenes
Man impregnates 13-yr-old daughter he’s been sleeping with since she was 7
Lagos APC primary : A-Z of intrigues that led to Ambode’s ouster
APC primaries : Buhari wades in to douse tension in states
N3.5bn Paris Club scam: Court remands Saraki’s ex-aide, 2 other
I’ll not take your fatherly role for granted, Sanwo-Olu tells Tinubu
13 killed in fresh Plateau attack
2 killed in Delta APC primaries as Uduaghan win in Delta South
Convention: PDP Presidential aspirants to sign a bond this week
Buhari calls Leah’s mother, promises daughters safe return
Breaking: Ambode concedes defeat, congratulates Sanwo-Olu
Breaking: Ebri’s panel declares Sanwo-Olu winner of Lagos APC primary
Confusion trails Lagos APC primary
Third Mainland Bridge : Man jumps into Lagos lagoon, dies
Mikel: We could’ve beaten Argentina
Nigeria’s poor rating on corruption, low mark for citizens, not govt – Adesina
Breaking: APC declares Sanwo-Olu winner of Lagos guber primary
Breaking: Oshiomhole upholds Lagos APC primaries
Anambra South: Okwuosa accuses Uba of causing problem in APC
The battle for the states: How they stand
Osun Guber: Oyetola receives Certificate of Return, vows to run inclusive govt
I’ll return Imo to PDP —Tambuwal
Lagos APC primary : A-Z of intrigues that led to Ambode’s ouster
Eagles v Libya: Libya suffer injury blow
Mikel: My coach deceived me
Messi, Rakitic light up Wembley as stylish Barca sink Spurs
Neymar turns on style with hat-trick in PSG stroll
Some people love me, some people hate me – Cristiano Ronaldo
Hollywood heists: Four arrested for burglarizing Rihanna’s home, others
Rapper Cardi B arrested in New York, charged with assault
French singer Aznavour died in his bath of natural causes: autopsy
MSMEs need incentives for voluntary conformity to standards — SMEDAN
Dambazau orders police to end Plateau crisis
Apapa traffic : Truck drivers recount ordeals in the hands of robbers
Rivers State Government Commends Airtel for 4G Launch
Fake lubricants flood domestic market – MD, 11 Plc

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