News Headlines Sep 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sep 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

2019: Crisis looms in APC as party insists on direct primary
Eight politicians with N232bn corruption cases working for Buhari’s re-election
Why I wasn’t surprised by Akpabio’s defection –Emmanuel, Akwa Ibom governor
2019: Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso pick presidential forms as ex-VP weeps
Buhari’s rule of law comments, a drift towards dictatorship
Even though we get kicked, slapped by patients, we love our job
Lagos-Ibadan Expressway resurfacing outdated – Babalakin
Community places juju in company’s gate in Calabar
No politician has ever gifted me money, Seyi Law boasts
CUPP accuses Buhari, INEC, APC of planning to scuttle 2019 elections
2019: Four years is enough for me to fix, transform Delta, says Pat Utomi
After Saturday PUNCH report, boy given five months to live survives
NBA rejects Buhari’s rule of law comment, demands obedience to court orders
Four things to do if your partner is addicted to sex
Man in police custody over murder of ex-wife
Agonies of parents whose abducted children remain missing years after
After seeing my first car, apartment, my father apologised for opposing my acting career – Suara
Cancer-causing substance in school uniforms from China –SON
Amazing story of self-made billionaire, Michael Bloomberg
You are on your own, Buhari tells Nigerian illegal migrants
Cancer-causing substance in school uniforms from China –SON

Workers hack 28-year-old boss to death over cocoa farm
Court remands 16-year-old for murder
Ghanaian police arrest 41 Nigerian prostitutes
Abduction: Edo shuts orphanage, rescues three more unregistered children
NSCDC arrests Beninois student in Lagos for oil theft

2019: Why Atiku, Tambuwal, Saraki, others must sign undertaking – PDP
2019: Crisis looms in APC as party insists on direct primary
2019: Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso pick presidential forms as ex-VP weeps
Many presidential aspirants better for PDP –Jonathan
2019: Direct primaries remain most credible, transparent, says Sani
PDP aspirant rules out automatic ticket for Ortom, seeks good governance
MMA2 posted losses for 12 years’
UBA appoints four new board members
Fake addresses hampering NIPOST’s e-commerce drive, says minister
Ease UK visa policy, Nigerian business urge May
Hi-Impact TV to air on Eutelsat
Why I wasn’t surprised by Akpabio’s defection –Emmanuel, Akwa Ibom governor
Affirmative action should be taken to ensure women in architecture thrive –Adenowo
Motherhood has taught me to take fewer risks –Ogunmekan
Arsenal, Chelsea face long Europa League trips
I joined NFF to develop grassroots football – Akinwunmi
I’m one of the greatest coaches – Mourinho
Bolt makes professional football debut
Leicester have a good side – Klopp
LMC names Lobi champions of unfinished NPFL
Snake born with two heads, eats with both
The girl who sweats blood
Artist undergoes surgeries to look like a skull
Man’s skin begins to rot after eating seafood
Woman earns a living by hugging strangers
I had no excuse not to be focused –Usman, IBB University best graduate
Harrysong joins senior class with bulletproof M-Benz
We are in Nigeria to create enabling environment for artistes –Universal Music Group boss
NACJ to honour Joke Silva, 9ice, others
Sadiq Daba, Yinka Davies go down memory lane with Unleash the 80s
Kenny Ogungbe partners Dubai Afrika
Egg freezing and fertility preservation
Pharmacists Council seals 321 medicine shops, premises in Bayelsa
People said we stage-managed our child’s abduction –Parents of lost but found four-year-old Elo
Social media has been a huge blessing to me –Akatugba
Inside some Nigeria’s appalling public health centres
Fathers, your girls are hurting!
Natural ways to delay ejaculation (1)
Would you go against your wish to vote for your partner’s political choice?
Keeping secrets …Your marriage can make a difference

The Nation

Osun 2018: APC has laid good foundation to remain in govt — Tinubu
Ekiti APC elders urge Oni to withdraw suit against Fayemi
Akeredolu distributes 45, 000 cocoa seedlings to farmers
NIMASA hands over rescue helicopter to Navy
Ambode commissions ferry terminal, multi-level car park at Ikoyi
Hajj 2018 tragedy: Three APC chieftains die in auto crash
OGP: FG hails Ganduje for signing executive order
Automatic ticket divides Kogi PDP
Saraki’s ambition almost destroyed APC — Oshiomhole
Presidency: Atiku obtains PDP nomination forms
2019: Amaechi, other Rivers APC leaders adopt Sahara Oil boss Tonye Cole for governorship
2019: Anxiety grips PDP over 13 presidential aspirants
Union decries fresh killing of two Nigerians in S/Africa
Dogara denies aide over political aspiration
Expert proffers polling as solution to election violence
GUO opens Asaba, Lagos Soccer Academy
WAFU B U17: Eaglets arrive Niamey face B/Faso Monday
AFCON Clash: NFF 2-man advance party hit Seychelles
Enyeama, Ligue 1 side LOSC end 7-year romance
Europa League: Iwobi, Moses get Sporting, PAOK Challenge
Bolt happy with triumphant debut for Mariners
Army kills several Boko Haram terrorists, recover arms in Borno
NSE trading maintains bearish trend, index down 0.68%
‘Bipolar’ premieres in cinema
Midlife drugs you should not combine: Blood thinners and aspirin
Africa records high health improvement in new WHO report
Lagos residents advised on proper sanitation
How Cross River hopes to fight poverty with hybrid rice factory
Equipment at new central hospital may rot away unless…
Bayelsa gets first trained trado-medicine practitioners
‘Police beat my father to death inside station’
Lagos to host coconut heritage festival
FG pledges to support traditional herbalists
Man commits suicide in Anambra
Company constructs classes, library for college in Kano
Nigeria, UK yearly trade hits £4.2b
Guinness Nigeria increases dividend up by 187.5%
Access Bank to pay N7.23b interim dividend
NNPC reporting template ready next month


Stop subverting rule of law as you did under military, Soyinka warns Buhari
Crisis rocks Kogi PDP over automatic ticket
2019: Atiku weeps openly over state of the nation
NBA rejects Buhari’s statement subordinating Rule of Law to National Security
Buhari receives German Chancellor, Merkel
Flood: SEMA renews call on riverine communities to prepare for relocation
Poor governance remains major Nigeria’s problem —Researchers
EFCC raids two companies in Adamawa for money laundering offences
Kogi, Anambra, 5 other states may experience flooding ― NOA alerts
Gov Yari mourns death of 3 APC LG party chairmen
PDP dissolves Kano exco, constitutes caretaker committee
Crisis rocks Kogi PDP over automatic ticket
Balarabe Musa bows out as PRP chairman
2019: Atiku weeps openly over state of the nation
NSE marks 60th anniversary in Anambra, honours deputy Gov, Others
FAAC shares ₦714.8bn for July
Nigeria wants £4.2bn trade with Britain increased
PIGB: Ex-NNPC GED blames Senate for Buhari’s refusal to assent bill
Malnutrition: Experts recommend breastfeeding, diet
Vote buying will destroy Osun State —Ex-HOS
We will resist any attempt to impeach Dogora —Hon Golu

The Sun

CAC Registration: Lagos SWAN rejects national body’s position
2019: Ojukwu’s widow begins LG tour of Anambra South
….As Godwin Maduka offers support to pay tribute to Ikemba Nnewi
Atiku weeps as supporters present him nomination form
Dogara: I have not endorsed anyone for political office
Ekiti poll: APC elders appeals to Oni to withdraw suit against Fayemi
Akwa Ibom: We’ll resist APC’s rigging plot – Senator Umoyo
FAAC: FG, States, LGAs share N714.809b in August
Poor power supply: Discos owe NBET N103bn
India, Nigeria’s largest trading partner – Envoy
I’m ‘one of the greatest’ managers – Mourinho
Klopp pleased with Liverpool’s squad depth
Football: Bolt makes Mariners debut in friendly
Philippines leader criticised over rape comments
Oil rises as trade war worries balance Iran sanctions
Taiwan conducts first execution in 2 years
River Niger flood alert: NOA calls for immediate evacuation
Buhari’s refusal to assent to PIGB disappointing – CISLAC
NIPOST to engage agencies for effective address system
Alleged Conspiracy: Fani-Kayode asks court to declare police invitation illegal
Governor Abubakar’s wife promises to tackle drug abuse in Bauchi
2019: Lagos PDP warns aspirants against violence
2019: Jonathan says PDP’s primary election will be free, fair
2019: Ojougboh promises 2 million votes for Buhari in Delta
Birth registration: UNICEF recommends rapid SMS


PMB, Merkel Sign Pact On Volkswagen Manufacturing In Nigeria
Flood: Relocate To Safer Areas, FG Tells Riverine Communities
2019: ‘Rivers APC Needs A Neutral Candidate To Confront Wike’
Gombe 2019: I’ll Accept The Outcome Of APC Primaries – Mailantarki
Breast Cancer Patients May No Longer Need Chemotherapy – Study
Linkage Assurance Begins Agric Insurance Underwriting
Nigeria, Growth Engine Of LNG Industry In Africa – Report
170 Drivers Benefit From Shell Nigeria Gas Medicare Programme
Expert Raises Hope For Hospitality, Tourism Industry
Hi-Impact TV Goes On Eutelsat Platform We Will Deliver Jigawa To Pmb – Apc Aspirant
Ortom Condemns Harassment Of Journalists
Osun Elections: Police Deny Deployment Of 30 CPs
Nigeria, Growth Engine Of LNG Industry In Africa – Report
TECNO Mobile Treats Smartphone Users To Mega Spark Party
PDP’s Primary Election Will Be Free, Fair – GEJ
Bianca Solicits Delegates’ Support Ahead Of APGA Primaries
Gombe: I’ll Accept Outcome Of APC Primaries – Mailantarki
APC Insists On Direct Primaries For States
Over 120 Young Rappers Turn Up For Hennessy Auditions
My Husband And I Have An Understanding – Dakore
‘Jay Drillz’ Pens Deal With RedAce Management
Drug Addiction In Music Videos: Who’s To Blame?
EDITORIAL: Democracy, Rule Of a And Civil Liberties
From Nigeria To The World
WHO Urges Africans To Scale-up Manufacturing Medicines Locally
Govt Needs Help In Insurgency Fight – NERI
Missing Christ Embassy Child: Edo Govt Shutdown God’s Own Orphanage
Rule Of Law Central To Survival Of Democracy – NBA
Army Seeks Collective Responsibility Against Terrorism


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