News Headlines Sept 25, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 25, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Osun rerun: Anti-Buhari coalition accuses INEC of releasing PVCs to govt officials
Protest rocks INEC as Oyinlola asks umpire to declare Adeleke winner
APC won’t field opportunists like Saraki, Dogara –Oshiomhole
Osun rerun: Omisore gives conditions to support PDP
Pinnick lauds Obaseki
Modric named world’s best,ends Ronaldo-Messi reign
‘We want Joshua to become greatest boxer’
D’Tigress can make history – Pillars coach
NSCDC arrests 54 suspected oil thieves in Rivers
How PDP can win in 2019
Man, pregnant wife, brother die after eating poisoned food
I have no regrets kidnapping APC chairman’s son – Suspect
First class graduates, other protesters accuse Chevron of enslavement
Police arrest suspected kidnapper of govt worker
Osun: Will Davido or Kwam 1 win at extra time
Osun rerun: Omisore gives conditions to support PDP
Osun rerun: Omisore gives conditions to support PDP
Convention: PDP leaders fight over venue
Controversy surrounds attacks on PDP chieftain in Osogbo
Protest rocks INEC as Oyinlola asks umpire to declare Adeleke winner
NSCDC arrests 54 suspected oil thieves in Rivers
Filling station attendant allegedly defrauds employer
Benue SUBEB ex-boss jailed 12 years for embezzlement
Osinbajo in Kogi as flood kills 108, displaces 141,369
Jubilation as police arrest kidnapper of NPC staff
Ashafa presents achievements, seeks re-election
Lagos APC gov ticket: GAC backs direct primary, promises fairness
Wike urges Nigerians to sack APC in 2019
Primaries: Defence minister, Marafa, Shinkafi, others tackle Yari
Group backs Ambode for second term
2019: PDP screens Atiku, Mark, Saraki, Tambuwal, others
Court nullifies APC’s organising secretary’s election, orders fresh poll
Saraki can only win elections in Kwara – Senator Ndume
Workers demand Enelamah’s sacking over poor welfare condition
FG acquires drilling rigs for minerals exploration
No plan to regulate social media, says NCC
PANDEF kicks against planned sale of OML 25
Traders seek ECOWAS intervention as Ghana shuts 400 Nigerian businesses
FG releases N42.68bn to public varsities, Nigerian Airways retirees
Police athletics trials set to hold
2018 Maritime Cup starts
Stoke star fathers three children in six weeks
Joshua reveals illness
‘We want Joshua to become greatest boxer’
Bisi Olatilo, other express shock over death of Ras Kimono’s wife
What is Glenn Mena upto?
Telecom operators accuse states of violating RoW agreement
Edo partners Google to empower 20,000 pupils
Konga to inject N2.9bn into delivery business
Inlaks gets recognition as best TLC partner
Editorial: How the 36 states can be viable
Integrity and a season of fake certificates
Adeosun: A naive victim of a warped system

The Nation

Alleged voter cards deals: PDP chief held in Osun
Convention venue unsettles PDP
No going back on direct primary, say Lagos APC elders
Aspirants opposed to Port Harcourt venue are against Rivers, Niger Delta, says Wike
All calm at Polaris Bank’s branches after takeover
Unilorin ASUU chairman faces plagiarism crisis
Aspirant urges Ogun APC members to insist on direct primary
Doctors, UCH settle 12 indigent patients’ bills
2018: Modric ends Ronaldo, Messi’s FIFA Award dominance
Why Muhammad Barde deserves Gombe APC delegates’ votes
Shettima orders APC stakeholders to mobilise vote for Buhari
PDP National Convention: Party leaders disagree over venue
Character Commission gets new boss
Oil prices could rise to $100 a barrel by 2019 says Trafigura
Unknown gunmen kidnap APC chieftain
Pinnick hails Obaseki’s sports development initiatives
France boss Deschamps defends ‘misunderstood’ Pogba
Special Eagles seek adequate preparation ahead of Amputee World Cup
‘Ikeja needs better representation’
There’s no crisis in Lagos PDP, says lawmaker
Aleshinloye-Williams urges legislators to protect the youth
Gas flaring: Govt may revoke oil firms’ licences
Access Bank leads plan on positive image for Africa
Berger Paints outlines growth strategies
Special budget for physically-challenged advocated
Lagos convicts 53 offenders for contravening building regulations
Residents protest invasion, harassment by land grabbers


Troops Kill Seven Boko Haram Terrorists, Rescue 73 Hostages
Mali Faces Turning Point as It Prepares for Legislative Poll
Jonathan Sears How credible were the 2018 presidential elections in Mali?
Turkish Airlines Reached the Highest Monthly Load Factor in August
Togolese President Commends Eko Atlantic City on its Solution to Coastal Erosion
Edo Politicians Eyeing Running Mate
ISON Technologies in Collaboration with AVAYA Seeks Digital Transformation in Africa
Gombe APC Governorship Aspirant, Barde Seeks Delegates’ Votes
2019: Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Interface With Kwankwaso, Duke, Edosomwan
Again, APC Reschedules Presidential Primary
Osun Rerun: We’re in Talks With APC, PDP, Says Omisore
PDP Heads to Court over Osun Election
Osun Rerun: Saraki Holds Talks with Omisore, Says SDP Candidate Promised to Work With Adeleke
Benue Gov Orders Payment of Salary Arrears, Pensions, Gratuities
Anambra Judiciary Decries Intimidation, Threats, Harassment of Members To meet Obiano, CP over threats on members
Group Urges Political Parties to Conduct Peaceful Primaries
Direct Primary Saved APC from Total Failure in Osun Guber Poll
Mark: I’ll Support Tambuwal if He Emerges PDP Presidential Candidate
ISON Technologies in Collaboration with AVAYA Seeks Digital Transformation in Africa
NNPC Begs Oil Workers Not to Embark on Industrial Action
Tiger Woods Wins Tour Championship
Bloodbath at Ekpoma

The Sun

Buhari orders payment of N22.68bn to ex-Airways workers
Ogun APC, consensus and sensationalism
China ‘doing good or doing well’ in Africa
Road accidents must be reduced
Lagos APC: Go test your popularity, GAC tells Ambode, Sanwo-Olu
2019 presidency: PDP may drop aspirants with graft cases
PDP convention: Aspirants opposed to P’Harcourt against Rivers – Wike
Yahsat provides 300 Nigerian rural schools with ICT services
Army initiates peace move for Rivers warring communities
PDP, APC woo Omisore ahead of Osun gubernatorial re-run
Osun election observer: Votes announced by INEC tally with ours
2019 polls: SDP commences its primaries September 28
Flood: Delta PDP postpones mega rally indefinitely
I’ll work with anyone that emerges PDP’s presidential standard-bearer, says David Mark
2019: I’ll return APC to its true owners if… – Abiodun
APC’ll take over Enugu in 2019 – Ayogu Eze
Iheanacho: Leicester must sustain top form
Real budgets £500m for Bernabeu redesign
Nigeria to bid for 2019 U20 Volleyball Nations Cup
Nigeria Taekwondo Open gets Olympic qualifiers status
Modric accepts prison sentence
Pinnick hails Enyimba, demands self-belief against Raja
If Ambode could turn back time
Agenda for next electoral act amendment
Gospel of Sister Leah
Re: David Mark as your political mentor
Zero waste management can be achieved in Nigeria
Why Nigerian cows can’t produce more than one litre of milk – Ogbeh
The burden of Nigeria’s rising population
Road accidents must be reduced
Cervical cancer: Gynaecologist urges young girls to take vaccination early in life
PDP, APC woo Omisore ahead of Osun gubernatorial re-run
Army initiates peace move for Rivers warring communities
Rod Rosenstein, Mueller investigation overseer, to leave US Justice Dept
Turkey plans to host Euro 2024
How police took down Borno kidnap syndicate using their mobile phones

Daily Trust

2019: Convention venue tears PDP organs apart
FRSC screens 300,000 applicants for 4,000 jobs
CJN pledges unbiased judiciary ahead 2019 polls
FG releases N43bn to defunct Airways workers, universities
Abuja tremor: FG commissions site for seismometer
FG releases N43bn to defunct Airways workers, universities
Skye: Don’t spare other sick banks, experts tell CBN
PDP heads to court over Osun guber poll
Tension as Clark, Niger Delta youths oppose Shell’s plan sale of OML 25 oil field
Lagos APC: Controversy trails Sanwo-Olu’s alleged withdrawal
PDP screens presidential aspirants
‘Allegation Sheriff working for PDP mischievous’
D’Tigress vow to avenge Eagles’ World Cup loss against Argentina
FIBA World Cup: I nearly dropped Sarah – Otis
Abdallah on cloud nine over Rayon Sports victory
2nd tranche of N100bn Sukuk bond to be issued October
Investors apathy led to suspension of Nigeria Air project – FG
2019: FCT APC clears 20 Senate, Reps aspirants
FCT principals urged to inculcate morals in students
Al-Habibiyyah, Whitestone offer free dental, optical care to FCT residents
Are we ready for the white revolution? (II)
Before the Do or Die in Osun
Mahmud Jega
Remembering Dr. Yusuf Bala Usman
Abdu Abdullahi
Yari’s succession plan and Zamfara’s future
US: Russia probe chief set for Trump showdown
DR CONGO: Rebel attack halts Ebola work
KENYA: Governor ‘ordered pregnant lover’s death’
Editorial: NIMC’s unrealistic 2019 deadline
.BREAKING: ‘Security operatives arrest PDP leaders in Osogbo’
#OsunDecides2018: Saraki meets Omisore ahead of rerun


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