News Headlines Jan 20, 2018. Headlines From  Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Jan 20, 2018. Headlines From  Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demons Adefajo 

The Punch

Buhari’s wife shares videos of President’s critics
I’m not in a hurry to do anything, says Buhari
N100bn cattle ranch fund: One year after resolution, Reps yet to begin probe
Killings: We’re still living in fear, Ortom tells APC govs
Cattle colony: FG plans agro-rangers to protect farmland
Govt must attend to all ethnic grievances, says Obasanjo
PICNI spends N1bn on Chibok school reconstruction
Cancer: Scientists make breakthrough in early detection, cure
Court nullifies installation of 21 kings in Ibadan
Proscription: IPOB rejects judgment
FG may commercialise State House clinic
2019: Registered voters may hit 85 million –INEC
4,000 Nigerians volunteer to embark on voter education
APC govs told Buhari to run for second term – Okorocha
Kidnapped Bayelsa ex-commissioner regains freedom
MASSOB, IPOB dare herdsmen, deploy 10,000 men
Don Waney: We’re tired of insecurity in our area – Council boss
Prayer warrior arrested for ‘charming’, abducting virgin woman in Delta
Woman raises the alarm as son disappears from police cell after paying N60,000 for bail
Suspected herdsmen kill farmer in Ogun
 Man to spend five months in prison for stalking housewife
I went to school in rags, didn’t wear shoes until age 13 – Prof. Ajibola, CIBN President
Complaints, discontentment in open letters to Buhari
Why I am not in a hurry to take decisions, says Buhari
INEC registers 74 million voters
MPC meeting unlikely over non-confirmation of new members
Nigeria’s oil exports to slip in March – Survey
NIMASA, NGA seek pollution-free environment
FG to borrow N385bn via local bonds
Fibre optic contracts: TCN expresses confidence in judiciary
UPDATED: Court dismisses Union Bank’s claim to Ikoyi flat
 Communications minister attacks Ajimobi in letter to Buhari, Oyegun
Politicians focused on 2019 elections, not on how to end killings – Shehu Sani
Looters blackmailing Buhari on Benue killings, others – Shehu, presidential spokesperson
We appreciate IG, police presence in Benue, what we want is arrest of killers – Onoja, Commissioner for Information
My husband won my heart with coffee and cake – Bishop Dauji
CHAN 2018: Eagles beat Libya, top Group C
Getting to W’Cup second round, difficult task – Rohr
Eagles will have access to girlfriends in Russia – Rohr
Nigeria crash out of African handball tourney
Dalung hails Peak Milk over gym renovation
World wrestling body to make documentary on Adekuoroye
Marriage cannot change my hot body – Former Mr. Nigeria, Kenneth Okolie
No regret rejecting Wizkid, Olamide’s offers, says Phenom
Zainab Balogun sends message to future husband
My experience at Port Harcourt Maximum Prison – Kemi Olunloyo
Reason I studied criminology instead of music – Marenikae
Nodash to tackle unemployment in Nigeria through creativity
Yoruba monarchs, Ijebu indigenes support Awujale over kings’ burial
We’re deceived, looked down upon in our struggles to find love – Nigerians living with disabilities
Sexual harassment: UK, Grenada varsities probe ex-OAU lecturer
I couldn’t recognise my husband when I saw him – Nifemi, wife of fire service officer injured in lagos gas explosion
Sex dolls: Nigerian men won’t choose robots over making love to women – Ogbonna, Daramola, others
Parents of eight-month-old boy suffering from hydrocephalus cry for help
Nigerians feel so vulnerable
I’m not your ‘shithole’
How communication can influence your 2018 plans
Help your child do better at school


Ear, Nose and Throat Issues
City Hope to Bounce Back with Newcastle Visit after Anfield Slip
Obaseki’s New Model for Economic Revolution
• Passes litmus test with Edo Azura Power Plant • Gelegele Seaport, Benin Industrial Park, Refinery lead as legacy projectss
Four D Associates, NCC, SEMA Collaborate on Emergency Responses
CES 2018: LG, Google, Others Stretch Consumers’ Imagination
Cowbell Mathematics Initiative Levels up at 20th Anniversary
Truecaller Expands Offerings, includes   Contact Backup,Others
A Frank Epistle to Governor Rochas Okorocha

Imohimi Edgal: My Father Used to Call Me Mobutu Sese Seko
Pastor Tunde Bakare – Politics of ‘’Follow Follow’’
DJ Spinall Starts 2018 on the Cover of Simple Magazine
Efe Prime opens year with ‘Blessed Be the Name’
Cindy Blessing: How I Perfected My Craft
Seyi Shay, Friends Thrill Fans With YOLO Concert
Glitz And Glamour at Welcome Party of  Celebrity Housemates Reality TV Show
Kelechi Iheanacho: Back from the Brinks
Don’t Laugh at NTA, Support them to Grow Domestic Sports
Home-based Eagles Redeem Pride, Beat Libya 1-0
Nigeria Olympic Committee Backs Dolphins Swimming League
Pacers, Nike Boys Win BallOff Football Tourney

The Nation

Herdsmen kill Taraba monarch, 28 others in fresh attacks
Rain of tributes as Ambode, Anyaoku, Fashola, Obi, others mourn Ekwueme
Court nullifies Olubadan chieftaincy review
Buhari dismisses allegation of ethnic bias at dinner with APC leaders
I’M NOW MY CHILDREN’S BABY—104-year-old Taple Lankan
No final word yet on cattle colonies
Act fast on herdsmen menace, ACF, Northern Elders, Okogie, others tell FG
Court orders forfeiture of Osborne Towers Flat 7B
Policemen deployed in Ogun community as herdsmen kill farmerNIS elevates 8,821
2019: INEC targets 80m voters
Police arraign four over illegal possession of firearms
REVEALED: Syndicate behind illegal refineries in Bayelsa
Edo agog as APC receives PDP Reps Member, ex-PDP Guber aspirant, followers
Osinbajo inaugurates sanctions committee
Courses Accreditation has been secured- Poly Rector
INWF extends registration deadline to January 31
Minister unveils refurbished Para Powerlifting Gym
CHAN: Rejuvenated Super Eagles Records First Win in Morocco
United World Wrestling to focus on Adekuoroye
Nations Cup: DR Congo compounds Nigeria’s woes
Pele pulls out of London event  after collapse
Drogba to George Weah “I Won’t Join Politics, ‘ve Got My Plan”
All set for Amosun’s 60th birthday
Pillars of high society celebrate Rasak Okoya
Carpenter pleads guilty to raping 18-year-old daughter
Dangote Group, Ocean Beach Resorts row over multi-million naira Lagos project
Relief, as stakeholders endorse SON ACT 14, 2015 in Kano … seek increased collaboration
Customs targets N1.3tr revenue in 2018
Push to cut N19.5tr raw materials import bill


I Watched My Friend’s Girl Friend Raped To Death — Libyan Returnee
A Brewing Storm In Ideato
Insecurity: Don’t Walk Alone, NYSC DG Warns Corps Members
How Biola Carried On After Three Miscarriages
APC Govs Okay Buhari For Second Term, Amaechi’s Appointment As DG Campaign Team
We‘ll Help Benue To Stop Herdsmen Killing, Northern Govs Vow
UNN Graduate Ugochukwu Releases Gospel Hit Song ‘Izurukaeme’
Court Fixes Feb 14 To Hear Ex-Militant’s N3bn Libel Suit
Captain Hosa Okunbo @ 60: A Salute To Conqueror Of Land, Sea And Air
Edo Agog As APC Receives PDP Reps Member, Ex-PDP Guber Aspirant, Followers
Our Target At Akwa United Is The NPFL Title — Bassey
Amending NDDC Act Will Eradicate Marginalisation —Sen Nwaoboshi
Boko Haram Kills Five In Adamawa State
Gunmen Abduct Five Oil Workers In Delta States
Nigeria, Rwanda Share Lead After Narrow Wins
No Arsenal Grudge For Bin-Bag Walcott
CHAN: Tall Defenders Are Lacking In Our Team, Says Eke
74m Nigerians register to vote — INEC chairman
Court sack 21 Ibadan controversial Obas
Nigeria’s unity threatened without continuous negotiations – Obasanjo
Our target at Akwa United is the NPFL title — Bassey
Breaking: Pele collapses, hospitalised
BBNaija winner Efe, top rapper Olamide shoot musical video `Warri’
Wande Coal, releases new video `Turkey Nla’
Nigerian Stock Exchange: Banking stocks lead equities rally
Lustful father pleads guilty to raping 18-year-old daughter
CLI: LASG, Visionscape intensify waste evacuation across metropolis
Instagram, Google+ join EU group fighting hate speech
Amending NDDC Act will eradicate marginalisation —Sen Nwaoboshi


Fear Of Failure Made Me Start Early
Shipping Charges: NSC Moves To Recover N1trn From Terminal Operators
I’m Not An Ethnic Jingoist – PMB
Buhari Has Delivered More Than Half Of His Electoral Promises -Shittu
Gombe: Govt. Gives Budget Breakdown, Promise To Complete Ongoing Projects.
Navy Destroys 150 Illegal Refineries
Jigawa Govt Employs 330 Teachers
Alleged N2.1bn Fraud: How I Withdrew N40m For Dokpesi, Aide Opens Up CHAN: Eagles Pip Libya, Soar To Four
FG Vows To Revamp Abuja Stadium For Eagles’ Friendly Tie
Kano: I Am Coming In January, Kwankwaso Declares
NIA: Nigerians Sue PMB, AGF, Abubakar
My People Still Under Siege – Ortom
NSE All-Share Index Crosses 45,000 Mark
VAIDS: FG Targets 15 % Tax GDP Contribution – Udoma
EDITORIAL: Time To Shift Emphasis From White Collar Job
Aero’s Belated Victory

The Sun

Buhari, don’t run in 2019 –Amb. Hagher
Stalled Rivers road project: Wike blasts Amaechi, FG
Floodgate of tributes for Ekwueme in Lagos
• He played politics without bitterness, says Kalu
The sun, an evidence of God’s faithfulness
Buhari should stop herdsmen Killings now–Ogbeha
Tension in Ibadan as court sacks Ajimobi’s 21 new Obas
Only arrest of Miyetti Allah leaders can restore our hope in Nigeria –Gov. Ortom
Elections: Wike warns INEC, Security agencies
Kidnappers on rampage in Niger, abduct 8 APC chieftains
Herdsmen killings, big dent on Buhari’s govt –Ben Obi
No plan to close Adeyeye radio station, Ekiti govt
Carpenter rapes daughter
Militants abduct 5 oil workers in Niger Delta
El-Rufai backpedals, asks sacked teachers to reapply
Malaysian grandmother, 99, to run for Parliament
After storm, trains resume limited service in Germany
Managing Akwa United, my toughest job as a football person –Bassey
Croatia’ll determine my future with Nigeria –Rohr
EDITORIAL: Agriculture and economic diversification in 2018
My love life is suffering, but my man understands -Jennifer Ike, actress
Some elders are burning this nation
Why I stand with Buhari
Audu Ogbeh back with cattle colony blunder
Things you shouldn’t give up for a relationship
Every one must not be married


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