News Headlines Sept 17, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 17, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

EFCC, Customs place Fayose on watch list, to prevent foreign trip
Sanwo-Olu formally declares ambition, PDP reiterates offer to Ambode
Certificate forgery: Adeosun must return salaries, face trial, says PDP
Osun lawmaker’s nude goes viral as court remands alleged blackmailers
PDP welcomes Dogara back, says return courageous
I doubt Abe is still in APC –Amaechi
Candidates storm churches for votes
Those plotting to impeach me won’t succeed – Saraki
PDP delegates congress: Jonathan’s kinsmen protest substitution, exclusion
EFCC denies freezing Davido, Osun PDP candidate, Adeleke’s accounts
I joined cult to secure employment on graduation —Suspect
CBN to penalise banks, others for failed e-transactions
Buhari should not contest 2019 election, says Anglican bishop
Robbers kill policeman, four others in Cross River
Buhari mourns Soul Winning Chapel’s general overseer
Five killed as Boko Haram terrorists ambush troops in Borno
Robbers kill policeman, four others in Cross River
Senator’s security aide allegedly kills vigilante in Taraba
Thieving suicidal youth: Suspect also stole from me, says Lagos lawmaker
Three die as vehicle plunges into Delta river
Flood sacks five Kwara communities
Workers salaries’ protest: Verification delaying payment, says WEMPCO
Okechukwu accuses Ekweremadu of spending three years fighting Buhari
Belgore, ex-minister, Ahman-Pategi, Oniyangi declare gov bids
100 aspirants jostle for ADC tickets in Ogun
Sokoto APC disclaims aspirant
PDP chief petitions Secondus over Imo delegates election
EFCC slams foreign bank over prediction on Buhari
Community appeals to LASG over Isawo-Arepo road
Contributory pension: 334,765 retirees paid N538bn
Flooding: NEMA inaugurates emergency operation centres
‘Nigerians paid more for petrol, kerosene in August’
NLC demands MTN probe for fraud, tax evasion
Zlatan proclaims himself the ‘God of Goals’
We’re focused on landing in China for World Cup —D’Tigers
Ronaldo ends wait for first Juve goal
Mbappe ban
Buhari, Dalung mourn Moses Iloh
Delta win National Youth Games
Victoria Beckham debuts at home to celebrate decade in fashion
Calendar apps for planning your day
Editorial: Herdsmen terrorism: We need action, not committees
Serena and Adeosun are heroines, simple!
14 Nigerian banks to enjoy $7bn reserve
A political finance monitoring group is urgently needed
Literacy Day: Beyond just a celebration

The Nation

Lagos requires change for progress, says Sanwo-Olu
BoI, China’s Exim Bank sign $500m MoU
NEMA gets N3b as floods continue
Alleged N4.685b ONSA fraud: EFCC watch-lists Fayose
2019 polls: Don’t return thieves to power, APC warns
Army tightens noose on Boko Haram terrorists, says Buratai
‘Over a billion accounts hacked since 2017’
Oyetola promises to prioritise people’s needs
Amaechi to Abe: ‘I am not your leader’
Police deploy DIG, AIG, eight CPs, 40 armoured vehicles
EFCC denies freezing the Adelekes’ accounts
WAEC to ‘do the needful’ on Adeleke
Debate: Candidates unfold their agenda
Alleged $8.4m fraud: Oil marketers, firms to be arraigned
Police arrest couple for ‘operating baby factory’ in Akwa Ibom
Pellegrini dismisses suggestions Perez refused to play
Silva identifies mistakes for Everton’s defeat
Klopp expects problems despite Liverpool’s perfect start
Costa branded ‘disgusting’ for spitting at opponent
Ronaldo finally scores first goal for Juventus
Nigeria has players that can beat any team worldwide – Ezeno
Amosun battles four for Ogun Central seat
Uba brothers, Bianca, others jostle for Anambra South Senatorial district
2019: Time for N/Central zone to produce president, says Saraki
Mini-grid market has $8b yearly revenue potential, says report
AfDB releases new tool to assess resilience, fragility in countries
Court stops NAICOM from implementing new recapitalisation policy
Lights Camera Africa film festival to hold 8th edition
Davido campaigns for uncle in Osun, drops single
Gospel singer drops ‘We Believe’Army tightens noose against Boko Haram terrorists, says Buratai
Two years after, two held for Austria returnee’s death
More Immigration officers to be deployed to borders
Lawmaker hails Rivers APC for indirect primaries
Have literacy, will travel
Mr. Ayefele and the superior logic of bulldozers
See how this country is stealing the youth of its Youths

The Sun

EFCC places Fayose on watch list
FG, HSBC fight gets messier
I’ll support your presidential ambition, IBB tells senate president
You can’t impeach me, Saraki dares APC
Lagos guber: I’ll clear perennial gridlock, restore values – Sanwo-Olu
Dogara’s return, courageous – PDP
Politicians plotting to derail 2019 polls – APC
APC commends Adeosun on resignation
Debts: Road to second slavery
Wike to Amaechi: You’re cause of APC crises in Rivers
Amaechi allegedly said: “Wike is panicking, sponsoring APC members to cause confusion; he must go in 2019.”…
Rivers, Abia: I didn’t endorse any guber aspirant – Buhari
Kalu condoles with Aare Adams, over father’s death
Reasons we’ve many Northern presidential aspirants contesting against Buhari – Hon Aminu Sulaiman
October Convention: Tension in PDP
2019: Why South-west will not vote for Buhari again – Adetokunmbo Pearse
Kemi Adeosun’s resignation, salute to honour, integrity – APC
GOtv Boxing NextGen Search 4 produces 20 boxers
FIBA Qualifiers: We’re focused on beating all contenders — Nwora
Buhari has history of failure, vote him out – Senator Owie
Presidency: N/Central must present one candidate – Saraki
FG tasks researchers, inventors on patent rights adoption
EFCC places Fayose on watch list
EDITORIAL: The payment of outstanding Paris Club refund
As political power goes to the highest bidders
Convoluted primaries in Abia
Business of purchasing form
That China loan trap

Daily Trust

“Nobody is God,” Fayose fires back at EFCC, Customs, over watchlist
Osun lawmaker caught taking ‘ritual’ bath inside bush at night
EFCC did not freeze Adelekes’ accounts – Spokesman
NLC tasks MTN on tax arrears payment
Nearly two months after defecting to PDP… Saraki, Kwankwaso, others still in APC on NASS website
2019: We are not available for thuggery – Youth council
Shun political violence, Saraki tasks youth
Students demand arrest of Adeosun
Ganduje picks Gawuna as deputy
You’ve what it takes to be president, IBB tells Saraki
Reps Deputy Speaker, Lasun, remains in APC – Aide
2019: I will protect all Nigerians if…, says Saraki
Eaglets will develop into future Super Eagles, says Garba
Enyimba hold Rayon in vital away draw
Ronaldo scores first competitive goal for Juventus
FG needs more borrowing to fund infrastructure – Expert-
Many farmers ignorant of herbicide dangers as calls for banning glyphosate intensify
Ruined by her own hands
Reading the news; Kemi Adeosun’s resignation
Between Malema and Hermann (II)
Editorial: Earth tremor in Abuja

The Guardian

Unease over ‘stolen’ jets at Lagos airport
Fresh concerns over physical development as States shun cities, towns master plan
Poor resource use raises economic woes
Jim Ovia inspires success with Africa Rise and Shine
Experts seek overhaul of security apparatus
MainOne, Orange sign deal to boost Internet access in Africa
EFCC places Fayose on watch list, customs alerts commands
Deputy Senate President, VON DG differ on Ekweremadu’s stewardship in National Assembly
Minister under pressure to account for budget on LUTH, others
‘NFF is about 65 per cent self-sufficient’
Nigeria adds two individual awards to WAFU Zone B U-17 AFCON title
Nigeria qualifies for China 2019 FIBA World Cup, beats CAR 114-69
We should promote Nigerian boxing by hosting international fights, says Ekundayo
Bonfrere Jo leads world legends to anti-corruption charity match in December
Onicha-Ugbo quarter-marathon debuts on September 28
Kofi Annan: The quintessential liberation internationalist
Restructuring Nigeria: I stand halfway with Atiku
The fluidity of our age
Kofi Annan: A measure of a man
Subscribers protest ‘flaws’ in Lagos homes scheme
Building control agency battles illegal developers, issues new notices
Group moves to halt open defecation in Ekiti towns
Artec Practice gets ISO certification
Editorial: CBN and competitive financing of the economy
Heritage urges peers to join in building vibrant economy
FIRS freezes 6,772 accounts, generates N3.5 trillion in eight months
Persistent funds’ migration threatens stock market
Stockbrokers urge new minister to review extant laws
ADC will oust APC, shock PDP, says Nwosu
Lai Mohammed, others transit Kwara politicians, says Saraki
APC, PDP still troubled by violation of democracy tenets
Hope dims for Lagos PDP as protests rock Imo delegates primary
Experts caution over dietary supplement containing higenamine
Eating fish oil during pregnancy aids children’s growth
Mobile app to boost early detection, reduce heart diseases mortality
How women can boost orgasm


115 Ogun Indigent Students Get Dangote’s N25m Scholarship
When Leonardo Da Vinci, Machiavelli And Cesare Borgia Met
U17 AFCON: NFF To Give Eaglets Top Class Preparations
Ambode Battles Sanwo-Olu For Lagos APC Guber Ticket
Ogun Police Parade 3 Murder Suspects, 18 Others
Money Laundering: EFCC Places Fayose On Watch List
Tier Based Capital Regime To Swell Competition In Insurance Sector — Ahmed
Benin Monarch Tasks Saraki On Peace Between Legislature, Executive
Quit If You’re An Aspirant, Akeredolu Tells Cabinet Members
We Capture The Essence Of All Emotions Through Art — Gbadebo And Atunbi
Court Disrupts Tier Based Capital Structure Take-Off Plan
IBB Assures Saraki On His Presidential Ambition
Outcome Of Osun Governorship Election’ll Shock APC, Says ADC
16 Intelligence Agencies Now Led By North—IYC, IPDI
Edo APC Denies Endorsing Aspirants, As Akoko-Edo Crisis Deepens
NYG: Delta Wins Fourth Straight Title
Ghana Coach Slams CAF Over Qualification Method
Ambode battles Sanwo-Olu for Lagos APC guber ticket
IBB assures Saraki on his presidential ambition
APC, PDP in verbal exchange over Kemi Adeosun’s resignation
Policewoman on the run after stabbing husband multiple times
Saraki fires back; I cannot be impeached, I will never step down as Senate President
Adeosun: You can’t speak on integrity unless…, PDP tells Buhari, APC
How Adeosun lost anti-graft battle to fake NYSC certificate
CHILD LABOUR: Travails of children who, like adults, must work in order to survive!
We won’t rest until HSBC returns our money – EFCC
How Atiku saved Obasanjo from near bankruptcy …’
2019: Saraki in Jos, says time for N/Central zone to produce president
Taraba Govt. flays APC, Oshiomole over factional Clash
Osun 2018: PDP candidate Ademola Adeleke missing at election debate
U17 AFCON: NFF to give Eaglets top class preparations
CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba hold Rayon Sport in Kigali
Juve’s Ronaldo off the mark with a brace, Costa dismissed for spitting
Victoria Beckham debuts at home to celebrate decade in fashion
We’ve nothing to do with Davido or Sen. Adeleke’s accounts-EFC
Chef Fregene, actress Lala Akindoju wed today
Sexy singer, Soso tells story of good girl gone bad in new single ‘Bad’
In the mood or not, money turns me on — Maheeda
Policewoman on the run after stabbing husband multiple times
Students display 21st century robotic science knowledge at 2108 WRO Nigeria
Obaseki’s affordable housing: Emotan Gardens’ first phase of 86-units ready by year end – EDPA boss
Apple unveils new premium iPhone XS, health features for watch
FG plans free ear screening for 1m students


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