News Headlines Sept 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 16, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Second term bid: Suspense in Lagos as Ambode flies to Abuja to beg Tinubu
Adeosun jets out of Nigeria, PDP accuses FG of complicity
Six Akeredolu aides resign, pick nomination forms
Fresh defections loom as govs close in on senators’ seats
Ortom, Akume continue verbal attacks over alleged mayhem
My hubby and I’ve been healed from domestic violence –Bose Omotoyossi
Osun poll, N19bn salary arrears payment not related –NLC
Ibrahimovic scores 500th career goal
Adeosun jets out of Nigeria, PDP accuses FG of complicity
IPOB’s sit-at-home order hurting South-East economy — Ohanaeze
Fresh defections loom as govs close in on senators’ seats
We won’t be bothered if after death we discover God exists –Atheists
Kunle Afod ignores wife’s infidelity allegation
Ekiti chief murdered
Imo gov: Nwosu, Madumere, others jostle for APC ticket
I’ve slept with a Nigerian senator, church ministers –Kenny Brandmuse
Pasuma, Small Doctor yet to support visually-impaired singer, Basit – Manager
Latest English Premier League table
Flood sacks 35 Edo communities, renders 30,000 homeless
Two killed, 70 cows stolen in Plateau
Floods wreak havoc in Kwara
27 buried after Adamawa herdsmen attacks
Army beefs up internal security in 28 states
Prosecute officials misappropriating IDP fund, says group
I wasn’t rushed to UCH —Ladoja
63 parties serve INEC notice of presidential primaries
‘Poverty responsible for godfatherism’
PDP faults EFCC over Adeleke family’s frozen accounts
Traders disagree over form purchase for El-Rufai
Durotoye gets PACT manifesto as consensus candidate
Don’t be too scared to take the first step – Ikenna Okeke
Nigeria ranks among least performing economies
Apapa gridlock: Stakeholders seek cancellation of container deposits
Nigeria’s .ng domain grows by 22% in eight months
Schneider Electric, UI plan laboratory
Power sector’s commercial framework not working – Obiaya
We’ve no power to punish anyone for vote buying — INEC
Presidential candidates of PDP-led coalition will face screening to represent CUPP –ADC chair
Afenifere will support tested Presidential candidate, not political rascal –Arogbofa
Only direct primary can resolve rift between Amaechi and me – Abe
Trapped Boko Haram terrorists staging attacks from Sambisa, Mandara Mountains — Ndume
Enyimba can beat Rayon in Kigali – Ezenwa
At 36, I still have my sight on world boxing title – Larry Ekundayo
Lagos win first-ever NYG athletics gold
Lampard sent off in Derby loss
Eaglets win WAFU Cup, qualify for U-17 AFCON
I was shocked to hear 2Baba, Timaya, other Nigerian songs in Jamaica — Iceberg Slim
I’ve been depressed too but never contemplated suicide –Samklef
How to prevent stroke
Women using antibiotics arbitrarily prone to yeast infection — Expert
Editorial: Saving children from scourge of pneumonia
If TV commercials could win elections
Demonstrating owner’s level of accountability
Mixed Metaphors: Hypocrisy in high places
Apapa: The insincerity of government


Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar, Abdullahi Wase, is Dead
PDP Demands Adeosun’s Arrest, Prosecution over Certificate Forgery
Tambuwal Kicks off Presidential Campaign in Abakaliki
NMA Donates Drugs to Kogi Flood Victims
S’West States to Accelerate Implementation of World Bank-Assisted Portfolio
The Road to 2019: Flashpoints to Watch
Let Us Debate Governance, Fagbenro Challenges Buhari, Others
Many Shades of Osun Election
SDP Will Restore Osun’s Lost Glory, free the People from Economic Bondage, Says Omisore
IRETI KINGIBE With Four More Years, Buhari Will Meet People’s Expectations
How to Clap for Buhari, Kemi, Amaechi and Ngige
Buhari And The Rule of Law
Facts That Prove Oshiomhole’s Delusional
Association of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria and Democratic Control of Foreign Policy
NMA Donates Drugs to Kogi Flood Victim
Group Lauds Buhari’s Fight against Terrorism
2019: Mark Meets IBB in Minna
John Legend Joins ‘The Voice’
Gombe Governorship Aspirant Woos PDP Delegates
Many Shades of Osun Election
IRETI KINGIBE With Four More Years, Buhari Will Meet People’s Expectations
The Economist / HSBC Reports: A Timely Warning?
Presidency Responds Says HSBC Out to Discredit Buhari
Cautious Optimism Greets Nigeria-China Trade Deals
Chizea: Nigeria’s Economy Has Been Relegated to the Background for Politics
Will CBN Sanction on MTN, Four Banks, EFCC’s Attempted Raid on Standard Chartered Bank Affect Investor Confidence?
As Analysts Predict Brighter Future for Access Bank
Hat-trick Hero Hazard Puts Chelsea Top of Premier League
Eaglets Edge Ghana on Penalties, Qualify for 2019 AFCON
Ekundayo to Establish Boxing Academies in Nigeria
Nigerian Team Debuts at African Floorball Tourney
Hamilton Takes Stunning Pole at Singapore GP
Dream Debut for Kalu, Ajayi
Philomena Desmond Ogugua: I Want to Liberate My People
Grace Adejumobi: Overcoming Adversities
Protocol Practitioners Aim at International Standard Practice
On Senator Melaye’s Shameful Spat With Smart Adeyemi’s Daughter
How Jide Sanwoolu Stuck a Dagger in Akinwumi Ambode’s Back
Former Bank MD, Segun Oloketuyi, Relocates Family to Canada
Buhari And The Rule of Law

The Nation

Nigeria Qualify for U-17 AFCON in Tanzania
Cracks in PDP over quest for Northwest candidate
Osun 2018: Who will succeed Aregbesola?
Dogara: APC, PDP in fresh battle for control of House
Gunmen kill 51 in Adamawa attacks
Wase, Nigeria’s ambassador to Qatar, is dead
UK targets Nigeria, others over ‘dirty money’
Adamawa APC adopts Bindow as gov candidate
APC leaders accuse Ortom of arming militia group
…Restates commitment to spend £47.4m to strengthen democracy
‘NAF acquires 30 aircraft, activates 13 in 3 years’
Presidency to HSBC: ‘We want our stolen assets back, not doomsday prophecy on 2019’
Osun releases N 500 million to LAUTECH
I’m contesting to prove women are better managers –Ayodele
Ex-CAMPUSLIFE man among 100 Most Influential Young Africans
TOBI AMUSAN: I’m a fighter-that is my story
NWANKWO KANU: KHF has saved 542 lives
Serena’s conqueror, Naomi Osaka is the coolest thing in tennis
No action for Moses as Chelsea hammers Cardiff 4-1
Ighalo on target in Changchun Yitai 3-0 victory
Enyimba settles down in Kigali set for Nyamirambo clash
Direct primary and APC’s electoral chances in Ebonyi
I don’t believe in Igbo presidency – Mike Okonkwo
Tonye Cole and the moment of epiphany
Falz, Simi, others to thrill at Nickfest
#Nigerian fostered actor tells own story
Over 35m Nigerian children are faceless – UNICEF
Man murdered on his farm in Ekiti
51 killed in Adamawa attack
2018: Reading Books Online Increase by 32% – Opera, Worldreader
Stakeholders chart new course for female marketing/communications professionals
‘Government needs to incentivise book publishing’
Ease of doing business: More companies relocate to Ogun
‘How I turned my hobby into business’

The Sun

NYSC certificate scandal: Mixed reactions trail Kemi Adeosun’s resignation
2019: INEC receives notice from 63 political parties to conduct presidential primaries
Police parades the man who instigated Chief Edwin Clark’s house
Nigerian man caught while trying to traffic people to Finland
Employer who sexually violated his 17-year old housemaid
Probe panel indicts ex-DSS DG over N8.2b pension fund
2019: Adamawa APC endorses Bindow for 2019
Buhari desperate for 2nd term – Tanko Yakassai
There won’t be free, credible polls in 2019
God has anointed Saraki for 2019 – Primate Ayodele
Only death can stop Buhari in 2019 – Ibrahim kasai
FIBA Africa World Cup qualifiers: We are happy with our first victory- Nwora
Real plots €290m move for Pogba, and Chelsea’s Hazard
WHO enhances HIV treatment cascade to improve interventions in S. Sudan
President Kenyatta proposes to cut fuel tax to 8%
IMF pledges support to Kenya as $989 standby deal expires

Daily Trust

Why Buhari must stop vote buying before 2019 – Falalu Bello
Lagos: How Sanwo-Olu emerged as Ambode’s albatross
Earthquake Buhari
APC and the ‘Tinubu’ factor
Mixed metaphors: Hypocrisy in high places
Hazard’s hat trick help Chelsea go top of EPL table
Mayweather to fight Pacquiao later this year
Kogi SDP debunks defection of members to APC
Embattled Adeosun leaves Nigeria-
Ministers who resigned under Buhari’s administration
On Kano metropolitan roads
Navy pledges to protect democracy
Barr Iliya picks APC nomination form for House of Reps
Those who want Bagudu’s job in Kebbi
Defection deepens Uduaghan, Okowa rivalry
Benue: Akume’s godsons in fierce battle to unseat Ortom
2018 Africa Open: El-Amin players to represent Nigeria in S/Africa
Many farmers ignorant of herbicide dangers as calls for banning glyphosate intensify
‘Our agric produce will continue to face international rejection unless…’
Scientists say new legumes seed varieties underway
Editorial: Stop The Slide Back into Debt
.Lalong Mourns Nigeria’s ambassador to Qatar, Dr. Bawa

The Guardian

Experts alert on depletion of forest resources
Adeosun returns to England
D’Tigers beat Cote d’Ivoire in opening game
Presidency wants banking giant, HSBC, to return Nigeria’s stolen assets
Ambode: No resolution yet on 2019
Woman, children escape death in Lagos accident
NEXIM sets aside N37bn for development of agric exports
Ortom alerts of fresh anti-Benue plot in China
Fayose urges PDP presidential aspirants to accept primary result
Insigne gets Napoli back winning, Inter’s woes continue
Another athlete stripped of medal as National Youth Games ends
Ibrahimovic scores 500th career goal
Man United battle past Watford to ease pressure on Mourinho
Sarri wants more goals from hat-trick hero Hazard as Chelsea go top
Arsenal on the rise under Emery as Newcastle lose again
Editorial: Ocean surge in Lagos and coastal areas
How Duncan Became Mighty Again
Seven Tips For Making Perfect BBQ Every Time
Rivers APC sinks deeper into disarray over primaries
Adamawa 2019: Odds against Bindow’s second term
2019: Struggle for PDP presidential ticket takes zonal dimension
We’re aware of INEC’s plan to work for APC— Ologbondiyan
Alarm over fast depleting forest resources
Egot: Only effective forest management policies can stem deforestation, ensure sustainability
Soneye: Depletion of forest resources hurting flora, fauna

New Telegraph

Nigerian ambassador to Qatar, Abdullahi Wase, is dead
Flood sacks 35 Edo communities, renders 30,000 homeless
2 killed, 70 cows rustled in Plateau
EFCC vows to punish officials who raided Standard Chartered Bank
Excitement as Agbani Darego gives birth to first child
Aare Gani Adams loses father
Underage Tanker driver kills 2, injures 7 in Niger
Four commissioners, three Special Advisers quit Akeredolu’s govt
All eyes on Kunle Adegboyega
I was a bad boy while growing up –Jide Kososko
Lagos guber: Pressure mounts on Tinubu to support Ambode
Inside Ebute Ero: Where friends converse while defecating in the lagoon Iyiola Omisore: SDP’ll free Osun from Aregbesola’s bondage
Governors, senators rift threatens Buhari’s re-election
2019: 63 candidates may contest presidential election –Investigation
Arrest, prosecute Adeosun for forgery, PDP tells FG
Buhari and restructuring gambit
Buhari wants HSBC to refund stolen assets from Nigeria
Lagos guber: Pressure mounts on Tinubu to support Ambode
Arrest, prosecute Adeosun for forgery, PDP tells FG
Buhari wants HSBC to refund stolen assets from Nigeria
Again, Customs intercepts truckload of military wares, hard drugs
APC’s direct primaries’ll prevent corruption –Nabena
Again, Customs intercepts truckload of military wares, hard drugs
2019: Mark visits Minna, consults IBB ‘Moves against Buhari are diversionary’ There is always something to be grateful for
Multiple primaries ‘ll cause chaos, says Rep
APC’ll rule for 32 years –Adefuye
How China shocked me
FG to convert Shippers’ Council to Transport Commission –Amaechi
NEXIM Bank takes N1bn facility per state to Katsina
CFAO Yamaha unveils Crux Rev Motorcycle
Lexus starts dropping traditional sideview mirrors for cameras
When sports stars go gaga
Eaglets qualify for 2019 U17 Africa Cup of Nations
Ezenwa would have done better in Russia –Rufai
I’m coming out of retirement to fight Pacquiao –Mayweather
World Cup stars eye €100m UEFA League prize
Arsenal coach demands away-day consistency
EDITORIAL: Buhari and the Rule of Law Use your ‘other room’ power to get your hubby to deliver Nigeria –Apostle Chimezie
Oge Okoye : Sexy queen
Segun Adewale’s ambition gathers momentum
Bossladies 68: Orgasmville


Nollywood Actress, Nazareth Bako Celebrates Birthday With Dazzling Phot
How Adeosun Lost Anti-Graft Battle To Fake NYSC Certificate
Okotie Tests Popularity As FDP Holds Primaries
Those With Passion For The Job Don’t Give In To Sex For Role —Filmmaker, Kehinde Adeyemi
2019: Genuine People From PDP Defecting To APC —Tinubu
Onobrakpeya, YCT Rector, Others Eulogise Omoighe @ 60
AMCVA Nominated Movie ‘Witness Box’ Premieres At NBA Conference
New Music Goddess, Poppy, Dazzles With Debut Single ‘Arawa Ni’
U17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets Qualify For Tanzania 2019
Mabel Oboh Organizes Training For Entertainers
Marriage: A School Of Learning, Discovery
IMO 2019: Nwosu Tipped To Clinch APC Ticket
BOOK REVIEW: Appreciating President Buhari’s Leadership Qualities
“If You Didn’t Stop Sharia Law In Zamfara, You Cannot Stop Anti-Open Grazing Law In Benue”
Those Who Don’t See The Good Works Of Buhari Are Pretenders – Femi Adesina
“Ex-Police Officer Has Vowed To Kill Me, My People”
All We Need To Boost Osun’s Economy Is Half The Money Being Wasted On Contracts — Omisore
How Adeosun lost anti-graft battle to fake NYSC certificate
“If you didn’t stop Sharia law in Zamfara, you cannot stop anti-open grazing law in Benue”
Those who don’t see the good works of Buhari are pretenders – Femi Adesina
CHILD LABOUR: Travails of children who, like adults, must work in order to survive!
Buhari, 62 other presidential candidates to contest 2019 polls
Nigeria deserves a President that would give all a sense of belonging – Saraki
Buhari cannot continue to hide, I challenge him to a debate … – Moghalu
Return our looted funds in your custody, Presidency tells HSBC
How we generated nearly 16 million members for the APC – Oshiomhole
Why I want to represent Ifedore/Idanre In House of Reps — Hon. Akinmade
Kwara 2019: Bolaji Abdullahi unveils the ‘Youth Challenge’
U17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets qualify for Tanzania 2019
How Man United survived Watford onslaught, made Mourinho smile
Chelsea vs Cardiff City : Sarri wants more goals from Hazard
Granit Xhaka, Mesut Ozil shine in Newcastle vs Arsenal
Watford vs Man United ease pressure on Mourinho
Bitter Mum Forbids Daughter to Attend Her Dad’s Funeral
Good-time Girl With A Heart Of Gold!
Nollywood actress, Nazareth Bako celebrates birthday with dazzling photo
AMCVA nominated movie ‘Witness Box’ premieres at NBA Conference
New music goddess, Poppy, dazzles with debut single ‘Arawa ni’
After dumping NYSC orientation camp, Davido cancels US tour

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