News Headlines Sept 12, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 12, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

APC defectors are weak, selfish, says Buhari
FG gives states conditions for $2.68bn Paris Club refund
We’ll continue to deprive looters the fruits of their crimes – Buhari
Ambode faces impeachment, as 57 LG chairmen back Sanwo-Olu
Don’t vote dullard as gov, Aregbesola tells Osun people
FG to probe foreign involvement in herdsmen killings
Anyaoku pays last respect to Annan
Fayose seeks urgent passage of N9.9bn supplementary budget
Tremor: Minister submits report to Buhari
Alleged N4.7bn fraud: EFCC closes case against Ladoja
2019: Dogara declares intention to seek re-election
Clark’s house raid, attempt to intimidate Ijaw, says Dickson
Falana demands names of 294 citizens in DSS detention
Visa violation: FG orders deportation of 38 Indians, Koreans
Police begin intelligence gathering against vote-buying in Osun
Xi, Putin meet as Russia kicks off biggest war games
FG gives states conditions for $2.68bn Paris Club refund
Why Nigeria is borrowing from China – DMO
Ambode faces impeachment, as 57 LG chairmen back Sanwo-Olu
Femi Otedola ‘accepts’ Lagos PDP governorship…
Two APC aspirants battle Ambode for Lagos ticket
Saraki, Atiku, Kwankwaso disagree over presidential ticket
More confusion in APC as party holds state congresses
Jide Sanwo-Olu joins Lagos APC governorship race
Police arrest four robbery suspects in Abia hotel
Man burns boss’ credentials for refusing to increase salary
Group urges Buhari, Okorocha to pardon centenarian prisoner
Gas explosion: Death toll now nine, says governor
Weeks to wedding, man gets three months jail term for house-breaking
Gas explosion: security operatives block road to avert another disaster
Wife of Pakistan’s ex-PM, Nawaz dies in London
2019 election: PDP readjusts dates for NASS, governorship primaries
Buhari to attend 73rd UN General Assembly –Minister
2019 election: NSA warns security operatives against misconducts
Lagos Archbishop warns political leaders to stop heating up polity
Osun 2018: NYSC DG warns corps members to remain neutral, apolitical
Zimbabwe opposition leader plans mock inauguration in challenge to president
Obasanjo urges West African govts to decriminalise drugs
Sekibo urges banks to drive economy through SMEs
ACI inspects security infrastructure at Abuja airport
Power, fuel subsidies gulping Nigeria’s resources for health, education – US
Adeosun, Adesina, others to examine African capital markets
International friendly: Rashford gets England back to winning ways over Switzerland
Nations League: Spain thrash World Cup finalists Croatia 6-0
Nations League: Lukaku bags double as Belgium sweep Iceland aside
Barcelona, Girona support La Liga request for match in Miami
US Open: Cartoon on Serena Williams stirs controversy
PSG announce deal to launch cryptocurrency
Thai film company plans ‘cave boys’ movie
Pharmacy crucial to attainment of Universal Health Coverage – Awosika
NMA wants more funding for health sector
Zimbabwe declares cholera emergency after death toll rises to 20
How to enable developer options, USB debugging on Android
Stakeholders okay relocation of Ikeja Computer Village
We can spring a W’Cup surprise in Spain — D’Tigress
Airtel offers ‘Double Data’ on Infinix, Tecno, itel phones
Editorial: Catching up with global TB targets
Buhari has left Nigerians in doubt of his good intentions
Battle of the Veepees
APC and the beauty of direct primary election
Buhari right to veto Electoral Act amendment bill 2018


Despite Appeals, Buhari Receives Nomination Forms from Shadowy Group
Intrigues in Lagos Race as Tinubu’s Mandate Group Backs Sanwonolu against Ambode
Deepening Financial Inclusion
NEXIM Earmarks N37bn to Promote Agricultural Products in 36 States, FCT
Presidential Aspirant Cautions against Recycling Corrupt Politicians
Enelamah Refutes Allegations of Fraud in GEM Project
Ugwuanyi Constitutes Committee on Expansion of Enugu Airport
PDP Announces New Dates for Primaries
LADOL Restates Commitment to Create Jobs
Visa Appoints Marianne Mwaniki as Senior Vice President of Social Impact
iSON and Staxx Solutions Partner on Cyber Security for Mobile Device
APC Adopts Buhari as Sole Candidate
NEXIM Earmarks N37bn to Promote Agricultural Products in 36 States, FCT
Ugwuanyi Constitutes Committee on Expansion of Enugu Airport
Osinbajo Wants Illicit Financial Flows Treated Like Terrorism, Drug Trafficking
Gombe Governor’s Brother Gets APC Membership Card, Picks Nomination Form
2019: APC Gives Condition for Consensus Candidate
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My Aspiration Not Based on Zoning, Says Imo Governorship Aspirant
Restructuring: APC Ignorant of My Plan, Says Atiku
2019: Sokoto Deputy Gov Picks APC Governorship Nomination Form
Ogun ADP Assures Fairness to Aspirants
Group Plans Religious Conference Ahead 2019 Elections
Deepening Financial Inclusion
iSON and Staxx Solutions Partner on Cyber Security for Mobile Device
ITTF Hails Nigeria’s Feat in Mauritius

The Nation

George Weah Plays against Super Eagles in Liberia friendly
APC: Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat to battle Ambode for ticket
Defectors selfish, paperweight politicians, says Buhari
Fayose asks Assembly to okay N9.9b ‘revised budget’ one month to handover
23 aggrieved PDP Reps threaten to defect to APC
Alleged N4.7bn fraud: EFCC closes case against Ladoja
States get terms on $2.689b Paris Club Refund
ERGP: Empowering people via social investment, infrastructure building
Akeredolu holds town hall meetings with residents over 10-year blackout
Nine confirmed dead in Nasarawa gas explosion
Governor’s candidate loses to Aluko in PDP’s council delegates’ poll
Buhari leads delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly
Atiku: restructuring should be in phases
Buhari urges National Assembly to pass Proceeds of Crimes Bill
How to stop illicit financial flow, by Osinbajo
We are battle ready for Niger clash – Manu Garba
Marcelo to pay €753,000 in tax fraud settlement
Swim if you can to stay healthy declares Christine Lagarde
Everton’s Moshiri increases ownership stake in club
Italian optimism wanes after Portugal loss
Balogun advises Eaglets to be cautious against Niger
Oyetola’s journey to September 22
Otedola emerges PDP governorship candidate
Why Buhari deserves second chance – Amaechi
Adisa Afis, Nollywood upcoming star dreams big
Maristella Okpala emerges Miss Earth
Ufuoma Mcdermott’s movie, ‘What Just Happened’ for cinemas September 14
Birth registration: Beyond rhetorics
Nigeria committed to sustaining immunisation coverage
Common causes of chest pain
Edgal to cultists: leave Lagos
NDLEA busts drug ring on VI
Lagos warns car wash operators
Commissioner wins Lagos Man Of The Year Award
‘Reverend, sisters smoke in real life’- Beverly defends controversial photo
Seven tips for living with a new roommate
Navigating uncertainty in Nigeria’s conflict zone
JABU gets approval to run PhD Programmes
Redeemer’s University to graduate 422
SchoolKits announces Partnership with CASIO
I’ve no hand in World Bank’s GEP appointment, says Enalema
NCC woos investors with 30 per cent tax reduction
Netherlands to support Nigerian entrepreneurs
PTAD: Putting pensioners first

The Sun

2019: Tinubu dumps Ambode, backs Sanwoolu for Lagos gov
APC defectors weak, selfish – Buhari
The men who want to rule Lagos
Refusal to sign Electoral Act, plot to rig 2019 elections – Wike
Cloud over PDP’s offer to Otedola
Houses, farmland submerged as flood hits 7 communities in Edo
NCC and CPC commence joint telecoms probe
Terrorists may disrupt 2019 polls – NITDA DG
Lagos federal lawmaker picks Imo guber form
Atiku, Lamido clash over PDP ticket
Indirect primary: Ondo govt faults former deputy gov’s statement
Why I want second term –Ambode
Picks nomination form in Abuja declares in Lagos
Brewery boosts 19 small businesses with N5.7m in Anambra
LSETF opens application window for micro enterprises
CP Lagos assures politicians, parties of adequate security during rallies
NYG: Akwa Ibom, Kwara in football final clash
La Liga applies for permission to play Girona against Barcelona in U.S.
UN calls for national strategies for safe use of AI
Trump-nominated UN agency chief says climate change a real threat
Ramaphosa says doesn’t believe S/Africa will face sanctions over land reform
The men who want to rule Lagos
Refusal to sign Electoral Act, plot to rig 2019 elections – Wike
Saraki appoints Okupe chair of campaign media council
Dogara to contest in 2019, silent on party
Terrorists may disrupt 2019 polls – NITDA DG
EDITORIAL: High cost of nomination forms
Cell phone addiction causes hearing loss – Experts

Daily Trust

Buhari to lead Nigerian delegation to 2018 UN General Assembly
Developed countries encouraging corruption in Africa- Onyeama
32m Nigerian children missing
APC: We will never allow ex-convict Joshua Dariye to contest election
Ibadan-Kano double gauge rail to cost $8billion – Amaechi
Rivers monarch blesses Tonye Cole
23 PDP Reps set to defect to APC
PDP wants Tinubu probed
APC releases conditions for consensus candidature
Why federal universities are overcrowded – FUNAAB VC
Why I’m running for second term – Niger governor
PDP fixes new dates for state, N/Assembly, guber primaries
No plan to impeach Ambode – Lagos Speaker
Gas explosion: Death toll rises to 9
BREAKING: FG orders deportation of 36 Indians, 2 Koreans
European Welterweight champion, Larry arrives Nigeria (+VIDEO)
Arsenal News: Strange club eyes Mesut Ozil deal
Nigeria features 20 junior para powerlifters in World Senior Championships
Ibadan-Kano double gauge rail to cost $8billion – Amaechi
CBN challenges banks on innovative solutions for MSMEs growth
FCT to host Africa Value Awards 2018
FEMA expresses uncertainty over cause of Abuja earth tremor
Community donates to Army, Police to combat crimes
Resolving the pastoralists dilemma
TANZANIA: President Magufuli calls for end to birth control
PALESTINE: US to shut Palestinian mission in Washington
SWEDEN: Election: Main blocs neck and neck as nationalists gain
Editorial: New Islamic year 1440 AH
20 things Buhari said at ceremony to receive APC Nomination Form
Okupe chairs Saraki’s media campaign team
Poll finds social amedia “breeding ground” for fake news
Addiction to social media encourages false lifestyles – Expert

The Guardian

Spectranet upgrades system to boost CSQ, eliminate cyber threats
Buhari to lead Nigeria delegation to 73rd UN General Assembly
Donald Trump Jr says not worried about going to jail
Adeoti to review policy on contract award, others
Aregbesola’s wife, others campaign for Oyetola at markets
Buhari, others eulogise sterling qualities of Esama of Benin at 84
Adeleke promises to develop rural communities, revive economy
Nigeria Immigration service promotes 1,392 officers
Rescue Osun from total collapse, Oyinlola urges electorate
Plan on to resuscitate women table tennis, Tikon reveals
Ripples of the U.S. Open’s women finals
Ogun boxing association commends GOtv for NextGen Search 4
PSG announce deal to launch cryptocurrency
Maradona seeks rebirth in Mexican club
UEFA to introduce a third European club competition from 2021
‘How rail system will save Lekki from congestion’
Stock market’s indices dip further by 0.5%
‘Why Nigerians must insist on transparent oil licensing process’
OPS seeks deployment of trade facilities to cover infrastructure gaps Editorial: Before legislative aides disrupt National Assembly
When administrative discretion raises questions
National security and NOUN law graduates
Remembering Bola Ige
Help from Idemili at last
INEC and political parties’ nomination of candidates
APC’s new concerns versus Tinubu’s dodgy political fortunes in Southwest
Saraki must vacate the position of Senate president – Oshiomole


We May Shift 2019 Polls Over Threat Of Violence – INEC
FG Bars States Owing Salaries From Accessing $2.7bn Paris Club Refund
FG Orders Deportation Of 36 Indians, Koreans
Why Insecurity Is Still Rampant In N/East – Dasuki
APC Gives On Conditions For Emergence OF Consensus Candidates
FCC Stops Recruitment Of 43 Workers Over Irregularities – PenCom
Saraki, Tambuwal, Other Defectors Weak, Selfish – PMB
Ambode’s Second Term Bid Suffers Setback
Greenfield Assets Vows To Make NSF African Benchmark
Rohr To Replace Moses With Kalu
Friendly: Super Eagles Pip Liberia 2-1
ITF Backs Umpire Against Serena
Australian Cartoonist Denies US Open Racism Over Serena Defeat
Envoy Solicits Partnership, Support With LEADERSHIP
Xi, Putin Meet As Russia Kicks Off Biggest Ever War Games
Kaduna 2019: Who Is Who?
A C-G’s Passion For Prisons Reform
Bagudu’s Agro-strides In Kebbi
Greenfield Assets Vows To Make NSF African Benchmark
India’s Oil Import From Nigeria Drops To 279,000bpd
Vote Educationally Sound Person, Aregbesola Tells Osun Voters
Technology Critical In Achieving Self-sufficiency In Sugar Production
TraderMoni To Empower 2m SMEs Businesses In 2018
Oyo 2019: Ajimobi’s ‘Frank, Hard’ Talk With Governorship Aspirants
Gov Okorocha Declares For Senate
2019: Foundation Buy Forms For House Of Reps Chief Whip
Why Nigerians Should Vote Out APC –Atiku
Fast Five FC Wins Premier Cool 5-a-Side Football Tourney
80 Kaduna Artistes Participate In Planet Heart Workshop, Concert
EDITORIAL: CBN And Single Digit Lending To Real Sector
Bagudu’s Agro-strides In Kebbi
INEC Budget Delay: Observer Groups Set For Nationwide Protest
‘PMB’s Re-election Will Offer More Hope For Youths’
NCC Woos Foreign Investors As Telecom Sector Adds $5bn Quarterly
FG Negotiating $6bn For Ibadan-Kano Rail Line
Lack of Spare Parts Stalls €66m TRACON Project
FG Signs MoU With Japan On Infrastructure Development

NPA Denies Dredging Bid Fraud At Escravos Channel
….. Gets Award For Supporting Women Entrepreneurs
12 Die As Malaria, Diarrhoea, Malnutrition Hit Benue IDPs Camp
Dad’s ‘Mysterious’ Demise
A-Ibom Governorship: I Will Run Single Term, Says Ekere
‘Why PDP Presidential Aspirants Are Against Consensus Option’
2019: PDP Governors Disagree On Consensus Candidate
NWOGBE:Aba Boy Who Turned Passion Into Wealth In Lagos
Private Sector Maintains Steady Growth In August — Stanbic IBTC
Adigwe Advocates Special Agric Bank For Rural Women
Impeachment Of Gov Or Deputy Gov: Lawful Procedure (3)
Useni’s Gov’ship Bid Divides Tarok People In Plateau
PDP: Defection Looms As Govs Sideline National Legislators
IPOB Accuses Swiss Govt Of Aiding Human Rights Violation In Nigeria
Olawepo-Hashim Cautions Against Recycling Corrupt Politicians
Lagos on edge as Tinubu rallies forces against Ambode
Govt, Labour head for showdown over new minimum wage
APC Primaries : Govs kick against conditions for consensus candidature
Rice remains atop list of items smuggled into Nigeria
Resurgence of rain worsens Oshodi-Apapa traffic gridlock
Spate of killings in Nigeria declining — Lai Mohammed
Breaking : APC has adopted Buhari as sole candidate – Party scribe
2019: The selfish, weakest have exited APC – Buhari
Femi Otedola accepts Lagos PDP gov’s ticket – Dele Momodu
Breaking: Saraki appoints Doyin Okupe Chair of Campaign Media Council
No, Osinbajo, IBB left legacies
Kogi PDP Ward congress: Uproar as Senate leadership allegedly plans to favour Dino Melaye
Garba Shehu as new EFCC Chair?
Invitation by UN: Nnamdi Kanu’s family laments visa refusal by Swiss Embassy
N45m nomination forms: 3 APC presidential aspirants threaten parallel convention
Useni’s gov’ship bid divides Tarok people in Plateau
PDP: Defection looms as govs sideline national legislators
Porto to purchase Nwakali after 10 appearances
U17 AFCON qualifiers: It’s do or die for Eaglets, Ugbade vows
Amapakabo may replace Salisu Yusuf
2019 AFCON qualifiers: Rohr dismisses Libya mind games
Barcelona, Girona, LaLiga seek permission from Spanish FA to stage match in the US
Dad’s ‘mysterious’ demise
My wife needs to accept this second wife
Jimoh Waxiu preaches love with ‘Emotionless’
My position on baby mama trend – Yannick Philippe, musician
Wike, Dbanj to create opportunities for Rivers musicians


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