News Headlines Sept 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
EFCC works on petition linking Buhari’s aide, Abba Kyari, to contract scam
PDP, CSOs to Buhari: Rescue Leah Sharibu from Boko Haram captivity
Even if Akume tries 100 times, he can’t get me impeached – Ortom
Alleged N100bn tax evasion: We’ll probe Alpha Beta if … – EFCC
Fayose, Fayemi lock horns over alleged sale of govt properties
Ndume expresses concern over escalation of attacks in North-East
Plateau killings: Military places Benue troops on alert
Benue has lost N400bn to herdsmen attacks –Ortom
PDP, CSOs to Buhari: Rescue Leah Sharibu from Boko Haram captivity
I’m a proud product of CRIN School – Adepoju
Seychelles talk tough as Eagles face tricky test
21 Borno bus passengers abducted by Boko Haram regain freedom
CBN injects $303m, CNY 46.58m into forex market
CBN releases exposure draft on non-bank merchants
MTN sanctions: Stakeholders want NCC intervention
Onigbinde backs new boys for Seychelles
Eagles desperate to play 2019 AFCON – Ogu
Nigeria face Liberia on Tuesday
20-year-old UNILAG student dies at Nigerian Defence Academy,
Natural ways to delay ejaculation (2)
JUST IN: IG disbands STS over raid of Clark’s house
Police arrest 37 suspected armed robbers, kidnappers in Kaduna, Nasarawa
APC, party of drowning men – Makarfi
Jilted final-year student commits suicide in Bayelsa
NEMA not involved in diversion of relief materials – South-South Coordinator
Police recover arms from killer gang in Enugu
Flood overruns Calabar after two days of continuous rain
Robbers kill police escort returning from bank
I learnt my mother’s friend knew about her abduction –Daughter of missing health official
20-year-old UNILAG student dies at Nigerian Defence Academy, family kicks
Congress: Mark warns PDP against imposition of candidates
Oshiomhole hails Shekarau’s return to APC
2019: Emmanuel submits nomination forms, urges Buhari to sign electoral bill
Buhari can’t fix Nigeria in 20 years – Bafarawa
Ogunbiyi joins Adeleke’s campaign after peace deal
APC extends deadline for sale, submission of forms
Murray-Bruce, Jonathan’s godson, others pick NASS nomination forms
2019: Bafarawa promises road infrastructure for S’South, S’East
Paga to accelerate growth with $10m investment
Presidential panel to recover $7bn bailout funds from commercial banks
Stocks fall further, market cap drops by N111bn
Entertainment helped me deal with my parents’ divorce –Yinka Davies
Since there were no roads, I swam across river to attend school –Prof. Isoun, ex-Minister of Science and Tech
Being in a wheelchair has taught me many lessons –Kingseny
Del Potro into US Open final as Nadal quits with knee injury
Our skit once brought a fan’s mum out of depression –Brizy of Xploit Comedy
I considered ‘A’ as the only grade to have – Adim, FUTO best graduate
Bayelsa Post-Primary School Board saves N669.3m from teachers’ verification
Ondo SUBEB to complete N7.8bn school projects
I’m tired of playing herbalist role in films, Ojopagogo cries out
I became cab driver to support my music career –Olawale, Project Fame winner
It’ll be sad if anything bad happens to Leah Sharibu – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
It is a miracle Djinee survived fatal car accident –Friend
Ali Nuhu, Odunlade Adekola, Bisola, speak on bagging AMVCA awards
Bambam reveals why she wore talked about feather dress at AMVCA
Between Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and Conception
Fibroid and Infertility (2)
Two sides of a coin: Contrasting stories of efforts big, slim ladies make to change shapes
We may be in pain but this won’t stop us from worshipping God
For 11 years, Lagos High Court has withheld my N225,000 rent, retiree cries out
Men (II)…
Girls, the social media is stealing from you!
Nigeria will be great, but how?
How ex-Eagles’ player, Mutiu Adepoju, upsets me
What do you consider the greatest sin in a relationship/marriage?
Few things your spouse must know about you
Eight reasons you should still change your child’s school

ThisDay

FG Issues Flood Alert, Says 12 States at Risk
Ogun APC Consensus Governorship Model: Matters Arising
2019: Ugwuanyi’s Ascendency and Peoples’ Verdict
Linda Ikeji: Relishing Pregnancy, Expectant, Daring
Buhari’s Faux Pas on Revised Electoral Bill
Ward Congresses: ‘Let’s Put our Best Foot Forward’, Ekweremadu Urges Delegates
Savagery As National Pastime
COUNTERPOINT By Femi Akintunde-Johnson Here is a window to a typical day on WhatsApp closed…
Know Full, Not Fully, Well
Mpape: Earth Tremor Leaves Abuja Residents in Fear
APC Aspirants Kick against Adoption of Indirect Primary in Katsina
Oshiomhole, Ganduje Meet Shekarau as Ex-Kano Governor Announces His Return to APC
Preach Peaceful Coexistence among Nigerians, Sultan Urges Catholic Bishops
2019: Senator Vows to Unseat el-Rufai as Kaduna Gov
APC Extends Deadline for Sale, Submission of Forms to September 11
Adamu: We Have to Save Lake Chad
APC Aspirants Kick against Adoption of Indirect Primary in Katsina
Oshiomhole, Ganduje Meet Shekarau as Ex-Kano Governor Announces His Return to APC
Mark Cautions PDP against Imposition of Candidates
Firms Rally to Support Literature, Arts
Over 400 Jostle for Indomie Hero Prize
PZ Renews Ambassadorial Contract with Omoni Oboli
Cowbellpedia Ex-Junior Champ Makes Semi-Final
Stanbic IBTC Ventures Surrenders Venture Capital Licence
Adekunle Gold Goes Emotional with ‘Damn, Delilah’ Video, Features Seyi Shay
Theodore Orji: Growing up as the Only Child of My Mother Remains an Indelible Experience
Iriagbonse Osa: I’m Always Interested in Anything that Puts My Mind to Work
Mayowa Elizabeth: Venturing into Modelling Wasn’t Planned
Ebi Fyneface Plans Big on Global Scale

The Nation

2019: APC offers Shekarau Kwankwaso’s seat
Oshiomhole to Shekarau: progressives like you are needed in APC
FCT minister suspends mining, quarrying activities in affected areas
Zakari joins Kwara governorship race
NEMA warns of impending flooding in 12 states
Omisore: Power will shift
463,186 PVCs uncollected
Fasanmi canvasses support for Oyetola
2019: APC stakeholders insist Cross River North retains governorship ticket
Ekiti workers angry with Fayose over purchase of N75m SUV
2019: Enugu market women endorse Ugwuanyi for second term
Kaduna group rejects indirect primaries
Obiano gives scholarship to student who invented bitter-leaf processor
Yet another presidential theory on farmers versus herdsmenResidents panic as fresh tremor rocks Abuja
I stand with Griezmann
2022 Youth Games: IOC picks Senegal ahead of Nigeria
Neymar dreams Camp Nou return one year after departure
Keep eagle eye on Musa others Jeanne warn Pirates
Alexis Sanchez announces breakup in Instagram video
Tebas: 90 percent chance Girona against Barcelona in U.S
Watford’s Gracia named Premier League manager of the month
Yobe governor names APC Secretary as successor
IG dissolves Special Tactical Squad
Oba Ewuare advocates for more agric investors
HUBERT OGUNDE PROPPED ME TO BE A COMEDIAN –80-YEAR-OLD PAPILOLO
Happiness found me after a week of sadness, says Bisola Aiyeola
Facebook, Afrinolly partner top creatives on ‘Naija Storybuilders Bootcamp’
10 signs to know you and your partner are a great match (2)
Earth tremor: Nigerians warned against blasting of rocks
Torrential rains wreak havoc in Kwara
Police arrest 11 suspected cultists
I want to become a Pediatrician, says 17-year-old cripple
Airlines flew 4.1bn passengers in 2017, says IATA
Three customers drag Bet9ja to lottery commission
LCCI supports SMEs through trade promotion, policy advocacy
China to invest N2.16trn in Africa in three years

The Sun

Paris Club refund: Govs angry over N16.67b secret payment to Osun
David Mark not Presidential material, says Daniel Onjeh
Fayose, Fayemi lock horns over alleged sales of ultra modern market, others
2019 Primaries: APC states’ chairmen battle Oshiomhole
Nigeria’s democracy in danger, Edwin Clark warns
2019: Why ex-generals oppose Buhari – Gen. Jemibewon
Ugbade attributes Golden Eaglets’ victory to teamwork
90 percent chance Girona against Barcelona in U.S. says Sebas
Watford’s Gracia named Premier League manager of the month
ran says Trump destroys U.S. credibility
UN says journalists still face difficulties in Somalia in spite of progress
German mayor faces trial over drowning of 3 children in town pond
My Thank-You song for Areth
Deplorable state of Enugu Airport
Mistakes men make in marriage
NGO wants religious leaders to vet candidates for elections
EDITORIAL: Deplorable state of Enugu Airport

Leadership

12 Years After, Banks Yet To Return FG’s N2.5trn Bailout
Abuja Tremor: Govt Suspends Blasting Activities, Seeks Measures To Avert Disaster
Aspirants Warn Against Imposition As PDP Holds Delegate Election
PDP Must Present Candidate With Integrity To Match PMB – Makarfi
Oshiomhole Welcomes Shekarau To APC
Dogara: Bauchi’s Last Man Standing II
2019: PDP And A Motley Crowd Of Presidential Aspirants
7 Surprising Health Benefits Of Eating Dates
Police Parade 14 Armed Robbers, 2 Kidnappers
Niger Communities Submerged By Flood Get N60m Palliative
Police Beg Doctors To Treat Gunshot Victims
39-year-old Father Arrested For Impregnating Neighbour’s Daughter
Harry Marshal’s Son Joins Reps Race In Rivers
Akala Group Favours Direct Primaries In Oyo
Niger Delta Leaders Urged To Accept Police IG’s Apology
NNPC Allays Fear Over Fuel Scarcity
Mrs Otokiti-Aleshinloye Passes On At 76 Labour Reproves Fayose Over Purchase Of N74m SUV
Police Parade 14 Armed Robbers, 2 Kidnappers
Businesses More Confident Of Nigerian Economy – Survey
FG Charged To Boost Nigeria, Malaysia Economic Ties
NCDMB Raises $200m For Oil Sector
Ex-Kano Gov Shekarau Joins APC
2019: As Emmanuel, Akpabio Battle For The Soul Of Akwa Ibom
When Outgoing Governors Set Booby-traps For Successors
Oshiomhole Welcomes Shekarau To APC
Nigeria’s Handball Team Storms Marrakech For CAHB Youth Championship
ITTF: Teenager Makes History For Eritrea
Serena Williams Enters US Open Final
Prince’s Estate Sues Alleged European Piracy Network
FunnyBone, Reminisce, Others For Senator Most Distinguished ‘The UK Tour’
Is Harrysong In Distress?
Actors Need Multiple Saving Grace To Remain Relevant – Ben Touitou
EDITORIAL: MTN In The Eye Of The Storm
FCT Minister as PMB’s Legitimatizing Factor
Atiku Under Fire For Daring Aso Rock
PIG Bill, Electoral Act Amendment And National Interest
Family Planning As Catalyst In Anti-teenage Pregnancy Fight
Who Is Afraid Of Irukera?
Young Pharmacists Hold Workshop, Stress Need For Research
Two Men Arraigned For Motorcycle Theft
Nigeria Has A Lot Of Potential In Tourism

Tribune

Oshiomhole welcomes Shekarau to APC
We will probe Alpha Beta’s N150bn scandal if… —EFCC
How I’ll end herdsmen killings if elected president —Makarfi
Killers in Nigeria must be arrested, tried — US
Experts warn Nigeria against Chinese debt trap diplomacy
Again, Shi’ites protest in Abuja as El-Zakzaky marks 1,000 days in detention
My survival, a miracle —Opeyemi Bamidele
Raids on Clark, Kuku’s residences deliberate ethnic target —Ijaw group
False information forced Air Peace flight to return to base ―Management
Plateau killings: Army puts troops on red alert in Benue
Genuine poetry has always opposed violence — Ewenla
Rise Networks partners Lagos govt in empowering youth-led micro businesses
Ecobank announces winners of 2018 Fintech Challenge
AfDB approves $15m equity investment in Nigeria, Others
DisCos remit N51.6bn market invoice in Q1 2018 ― NERC
NNPC assures of petroleum products supply nationwide

Daily Trust
IGP disbands special tactical squad
Plateau lawmaker ‘detained’ by OPSH
We’ve violated no law for buying nomination forms for Buhari – NCAN
Sultan receives Catholic Bishops, says ‘God did not create you to fight for Him’
Arsenal sign 9-year-old Nigerian wonderkid
Sultan: Everything not okay in Nigeria
The Dogara you don’t know
How weapons proliferation fuels insecurity in Nigeria
Buhari returns after China meeting
Vote buyers in Osun guber poll risk arrest – INEC
NANS bans conferment of awards by students’ unions
Sokoto lawmakers buy form for Yabo, ask him to unseat Tambuwal
Gov. Gaidam anoints APC Nat’l Secretary his successor
Why we’re in political battle against APC – Ameh
Don’t defect if you lose primaries, Bauchi PDP begs aspirants
Coaches, players wince over premature end of 2018 NPFL season
Ephraim Jinkam: Nigeria will soon reclaim top spot in African badminton
Marcus has decisions to make
INSIDE SOCCER With David billington
Edo, Chinese firm sign pact to build 1,000bpd modular refinery
Aero increases fleet, flights to Abuja, Kano, others
AIB CEO, elected Fellow, Royal Aeronautical Society
FCT VIO generates N1bn revenue in first half of 2018
NGO decries poor learning environment in FCT UBEB schools.
Abuja agency gives 223 FCT residents business grants
Adieu, Habibu Sani Talban Babura
Takeaways from 2018 Kaduna Book and Arts Festival (KABAFEST)
SOUTH SUDAN: Soldiers jailed for rape, murder
..KENYA: Chinese ‘racist rant’ leads to deportation.
ALGERIA: Protest after scorpion sting death
Editorial: Lessons from China-Africa summit
Plateau state owned tertiary institutions suspend indefinite strike

The Guardian

2019 election should be a game changer that must be credible and peaceful
Omawumi unveiled as lifebuoy ambassador
Ndume expresses concern over escalation of attacks in Northeast
Air Peace aborts Lagos-Owerri flight over cabin smoke alarm
Man arraigned for allegedly raping woman to death
Dickson urges Niger Delta leaders, youths to accept police apology to Clark
Shooting: I survived death by miracle, says Bamidele
Former IGP Arase laments rise in crime over security agencies’ rivalries
IGP orders disbandment of special tactical squad
Playing on artificial turf should not be an excuse —Shorunmu
‘I won’t allow fans’ jeer over Salah’s injury bother me’
Victor Moses unveiled as Binomo brand ambassador
Era of small teams in African football is over, Disu warns
Ronaldo told me I deserved UEFA Player of the year award, says Modric
Nigerian, Togolese win Olumide Oyedeji basketball camp’s $45,000 scholarship
Made music reality show hunts fresh talents
Excitement as Real Deal Experience hits Lagos
2019: COSON set to lead campaign for creative industry
Ariana Grande’s Ex Mac Miller Is Dead
Rome business school moves to sustain family enterprises
The new Lagos Open embraces an old heritage
APC extends deadline for sale and submission of forms
I acted on Jonathan’s instruction, Dudafa insists
Taiga condemns raid on Clark’s Abuja home
Fayose, Fayemi trade words over alleged sale of government property

Vanguard

How I Used Witchcraft To Win Elections, Lure Women To Bed – Politician
Jamaica Out-Do Nigeria In Kit Stakes
What A Sad Day! By Odegbami
Who Wins Miss Earth Beauty Pageant Tonight?
Police Declare Reported Shooting Of Anambra Pastor David Elijah As Mischief
Silver Screens Reuniting Movie Stars With Their Fans
Delta 2019: Will Ibori Sacrifice His Powerful Political Family?
61% Plateau Residents Lack Potable Water — WaterAid
West Ham Fans Turn On Pellegrini
I’ve Never Seen A Kid Like Mbappe – Giroud
Kaduna Guber: Hunkuyi To Contest, Declares War Against El Rufai
Serena Williams Zooms Into US Open Final
Iwobi Sad For Missing Seychelles Match
Fight Against Corruption: Magu On The Spot
2019: Will Women Get The Presidency?
“I Am Sorry”
Kenyan Actress, Ndulu Maingi Gets Her Nollywood Calling
2019: Will women get the presidency
Revealed! Why Buhari is backing Oshiomhole on direct primaries
Clark accepts apology from police
Shocking: Man kills sick brother for inability to bear cost of treatment
Day David Mark, Barnabas Gemade, Suswam, Iyorchia others handed Ortom leadership of PDP
Killings: Minister calls for state of emergency in Plateau, Benue, Taraba, Zamfara
Man, 28, rapes woman to death
Earth tremor in Abuja: Saraki, Atiku react, other Nigerians call on God for help
Presidency: Saraki, Mark and PDP contentious ticket
Group set to present APC Presidential Nomination Form to Buhari
Jamaica out-do Nigeria in kit stakes
West Ham fans turn on Pellegrini
I’ve never seen a kid like Mbappe – Giroud
Serena Williams zooms into US Open final
Who wins Miss Earth beauty pageant tonight?
Silver screens reuniting movie stars with their fans
Kenyan actress, Ndulu Maingi gets her Nollywood calling
I’m the best DJ in Nigeria, DJ Humility declares
MultiChoice reinforces commitment to Africa’s creative industry through MTF
Experts join CREM, SMEDAN, chart new course for SME funding in Nigeria
Collaboration between public, private sectors, civil society essential to modern policing – Arase
Downpour cuts off 3 communities in Lagos State
Lesotho emerges as unlikely testbed for 5G revolution
High potency drug available for accelerated treatment of pre-mature infants – Official

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