News Headlines Sept 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Sept 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Ambode’s hopes fade as tension marks APC gov primaries today
PDP Convention: How Wike mobilised govs to endorse Port Harcourt
GAC endorses Sanwo-Olu for Lagos APC gov ticket
EU, UK, US decry intimidation of voters during Osun poll
It’s dangerous to trust Buhari with our security — Jang
I rejected N300m bribe to dump APC —Binta Garba
Tiwa Savage showed humility by kneeling to greet me, says Shina Peters
My pastor’s message pushed me into acting – Theresa Edem-Isemin
PDP compiles members’ list killed during Osun poll
Buhari’s using security agencies to suppress other tribes — ACF chieftain
‘APC presidential primary results, a boost for Buhari’
NGO keeps Bayelsa girl burnt with iron by uncle, culprit moved to SCID
Sturridge stunner rescues point for Liverpool
United record worst start in 29 years with West Ham defeat
Sterling, Aguero on target as City maintain unbeaten start
FIBA World Cup: D’Tigress lose to France in classification match
EU, UK, US decry intimidation of voters during Osun poll
Ronaldo helps Juventus stretch perfect start with Napoli win
PDP postpones Lagos, Imo gov primaries
Missing Gen’s car found in Plateau pond
Boko Haram kills commander over plan to free 300 victims
Leah’s mother weeps over Boko Haram’s Oct death threat
Rukuba killings: Plateau relaxes curfew after 24 hours
We don’t know when flood water will recede — NEMA boss
We’re working with DSS to curb exam malpractices – NOUN VC, Abdalla Adamu
Six die as Boko Haram attacks Lake Chad
APC, PDP shift gov primaries in Lagos, Imo to Monday
Kogi PDP aspirants accuse Saraki of backing Melaye
Ondo APC may hold parallel legislative primaries
Ekiti tribunal dismisses PDP’s bid for ballot recount
Al-Hassan, Taraba lawmakers join UDP, ex-minister seeks gov ticket
Nigerians will trust me in 2019 — Makarfi
Be completely open, honest with your mentor –Yimika Adesola
Foreign exchange inflow dropped by $3.73bn in one month
Despite huge gas reserves, power plants suffer shortages
Surviving the first year of business
Proposed gas reforms delaying new investments – NGA
Strive to be better everyday– Nwaogu
I’ve never been probed or facing prosecution –Tambuwal
I’m intellectually prepared to govern Nigeria —Dankwambo
My administration’s programme will reduce poverty – Saraki
I stood with PDP in defeat –Mark
Sterling, Aguero on target as City maintain unbeaten start
FIBA World Cup: D’Tigress lose to France in classification match
I won’t forget the day I competed with Bolt — Oduduru
La Liga: Valverde accepts blame for Barca draw
I may write book about my crashed marriage –Damilola Adegbite
Majek Fashek is still my artiste, manager refutes claim of breakup
Letting my daughter attend varsity very emotional –Mercy Aigbe
I sacrificed my career for my children –Chuddy K
It’s untrue that staph is sexually transmitted –Expert
Time to think of taking charge of your life
Editorial: Expanding access to water
AU members’ failure to ratify anti-graft protocol
Spinning tales
Helping the UN to help Nigeria
Leadership is about values
A President Abiola after all?


The Road to 2019: Flashpoints to Watch (III)
Nigeria @ 58: From Promise to Despair, the Story of a Nation that Lost Direction
APC Presidential Primary: Buhari Gets 2.9m Votes in Kano
The Ijebu, The Yoruba and Their Influence on The Bible and Judaism
The Scariest Thing about Nigeria
Toyin Lawani: On Sex, Scandals and Success
In 7 Years, 15 States Raise N595bn from Capital Market
Captivating Cape Town
Alarm Bells Ringing for Nigeria’s Economy
Oil Price Increase: Blessing or Curse for Nigeria?
PADE DUROTOYE: Nigeria’s Oil Industry Requires Alternative Funding to Unlock its Potential
Sturridge Stunner Salvages Point for Liverpool
Juventus Secure 7th Consecutive Win
Stalemate in Madrid Derby
A Postscript on Osun Election
Bayelsa’s Alleged Arms Build-up
Oyetola: What Manner of Victory?
Ndume’s Frustrations
APC’s Double-faced Primaries
APC in Search of A Winning Formula in Abia State
In 7 Years, 15 States Raise N595bn from Capital Market
Captivating Cape Town
Stalemate in Madrid Derby
TECNO Foundation Advises on Effective Heart Mgt
Malaria: Brand Managers Institute Recognises Zeramal
Olufunsho Amosun’s Charm
Segun Adebutu’s Rising Profile
Tonye Cole, Lulu-Briggs’ Disagreement
Deji Doherty’s Ambition
Mohammed Gobir’s Roguishness
EDITORIAL: INEC And Bungled Elections

The Nation

Lagos APC endorses Sanwo-Olu
PDP ticket: How Tambuwal, Atiku, Saraki others stand
Aiteo’s Benedict Peters wins Forbes Oil & Gas Leader of the Year Award
Presidency hails Buhari’s endorsement in APC primaries
Disqualification: ‘Mama Taraba’ quits ministerial position, APC
Okorocha, Madumere and judiciary
Ekiti election: Tribunal dismisses PDP’s application for recount of ballot
Army finds missing General’s car in a Jos pond
Orji Kalu’s name missing in approved APC register for Abia primaries
APC postpones Imo, Lagos States Governorship primary elections
Buhari departs New York after eventful 73rd UNGA
I am not new in politics, says ex-IGP
2019: Alhassan picks UDP’s governorship nomination form
Lagos governorship race: APC advisory council endorses Sanwo-Olu
Why we disqualified Shittu, Mama Taraba – Oshiomhole
‘Nigeria faring better under Buhari, APC’
I am Borno South’s senate candidate of choice
Cross River: ‘We need to balance sentiments’
Logistics for vegetable oil production (sesame oil)
Corruption, socioeconomic insecurity, others to blame for Nigeria’s woes—Survey
Stanbic IBTC clinches four awards at Emeafinance African Banking Awards
MERCY AIGBE: What I miss about my daughter
Moelogo signs publishing deal with Downtown Music
Music critic begs Teni after slamming her looks
Motorcyclist killed, another injured in accident
If laughter is indeed the best medicine, why can it not cure toothache?

The Sun

Nigeria @ 58: It’s still tales of woes, lamentations
Foreign election groups raise concerns over 2019 polls
Osun rerun: EU, UK, US missions caution security, party agents on 2019 polls
PDP presidential primaries: Dickson, Mark preach unity
Buhari congratulates China at 69
Buhari as APC sole aspirant major boost for 2019 election – Presidency
Army finds missing General’s vehicle
Edo Finance Commissioner tipped for APC Senatorial ticket
FG attracts $10.5bn PPP investments
APC, PDP go to primaries in Benue
Presidential Primaries: Sokoto APC delegates secure 472,344 votes for Buhari
I’m following my conscience to queue behind Ortom – Waku
HAPA nominates Florence Blaster Okonkwo film ‘Love Conquers’
My soup-pot is inconclusive!
The economy and politics of Buhari’s re-election
In search of presidential aspirants at their primary schools
Why some guys ghost women

FG attracts $10.5bn PPP investments
Buhari wins presidential primary in Benue
At last, Aisha Alhassan resigns as minister, dumps APC
APC, PDP go to primaries in Benue
Foreign election groups raise concerns over 2019 polls
Osun rerun: EU, UK, US missions caution security, party agents on 2019 polls
Mom sent me to all-girl boarding school to curb the tomboy in me
Time for Nigerians to reflect for better Nigeria
Boko Haram: Killing Leah Sharibu won’t solve your problems
Nigeria at 58: Rule of law and growing civilian dictatorship
Taming the TB scourge

Daily Trust

Sultan blames money-based politics on corruption
How experiences contribute to depression
‘Village Headmaster’ cast plan Golden Jubilee
‘Why more female photographers are participating in 2018 LagosPhoto’
Jo’Burg: Female artists to hold independence exhibition
Mama Nike for October 1 exhibition
2019 Polls: States in desperate moves to clear salary backlog
Showdown as 177 governorship aspirants battle for 29 APC tickets
Nigerian Army finds General Alkali’s car in Du pond
Jet crash: Air Force says injured officers recovering
Yobe politician leads 50,000 supporters to APC
My experience in hands of abductors – Kaduna journalist
2019: Ekiti APC members endorse Buhari candidature
After my wife, Buhari is boss – Umahi
.Why we shift governorship primaries in Lagos, Imo – Oshiomhole
.Sturridge hits a stunner to earn Liverpool draw at Chelsea
Independence Day: IBB golf club stages 3-day tournament
CarXie launches tech-driven taxi company app in Kano
Maidabino bread gets SON’s certification
Ghanaian president decries Africa’s inability to create jobs, wealth
Dissolved Kwara APC conducts Presidential Primary, delegates vote Buhari
Abia APC leader, Orji Uzor Kalu’s name missing in party register
APC presidential primaries: Process marred by apathy in Bauchi
Our man in Coventry: Dr. Abdullahi Shehu, MBE
Preventing electoral violence
Editorial: Sliding Back into Recession?


Outcome of APC primaries affirm support for Buhari ― Presidency
DEVELOPING: Lagos APC primary: Hamzat withdraws from race, backs Sanwoolu
Minimum wage strike: FG, Labour to meet Thursday
2019: Uduaghan chides Okowa for incapacitating DESOPADEC, pledges APC’ll fix it
Onigbinde emerges Oyo AD Guber candidate
Olojo Festival: We must preserve our culture for future generation ― Aregbesola
2019: Okotie wins FDP presidential ticket, urges APP, PDP to adopt him
Olafeso inaugurates Dominic Adegbola as new Lagos PDP chairman
ANN crisis deepens as NEC members postpone presidential primaries
58th Independence Anniversary: There’s nothing to celebrate ― ANRP Presidential candidate
We will mobilise to sack Buhari in 2019 ― Ali Soyode
Fashion: From 1960 to 2018
Step aside Simi, I am here —Jola Bello
Nickfest Day 1: MI, Mayorkun treat kids, parents to a delightful experience
Clevatee changes game with Omi Tau
Why Nigeria is not working —Balarabe Musa
Bafarawa has enough clout to win PDP’s ticket, 2019 elections —Dingyadi
Whoever wins PDP’s presidential ticket will get support from others —Kwankwaso


2019: Atiku’s Democratic Spirit
PDP Convention Venue Controversy: I Didn’t Know Port Harcourt Was Being Considered — Wike
2019: North Deserves Eight More Years In Power, Igbo Can Wait Till 2027 — Senator Owie
Nigeria/Libya Tie ‘Ll Be Close — Nwankwo
‘We Experience This On Yearly Basis But This Year’s Episode Is Overwhelming!’
The Battle Of Osogbo 2018
Eagles Determined To Beat Libya — Ibitoye
Nigeria @ 58: Stabilising The Polity
Grant Congratulates Joshua For Defeating Povetkin
Our Stories Of Hopelessness To Wealth, By Delta STEPreneurs
Nigeria’s Future Bigger Than Any Political Aspirations
The Anatomy Of Restructuring (3)
Waiting For God II
How To Engage Nationalistic Development, By Is-Haq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar
2019 Elections: The Race, The Alignments….(2)
Forgive, Forget And Pardon My Husband, Widow Of Col Akinyode Begs Buhari
Minimum Wage Strike: FG Dribbled Us For 11 Months — Labour Leaders
Nigeria @ 58 Avoiding the fate of the Titanic
At 58, Rule of Law in Nigeria is a dwarf
APC Guber Primaries: How the candidates stand
Nigeria : A brother Jero Country?
PDP Convention: Wike wins as party okays Port-Harcourt
Osun election: Nigerians react over Oshiomhole’s statement
Breaking: Hamzat steps down for Jide Sanwo-Olu in Lagos APC gov Primary
PDP Leaders frown at Secondus, question his performance
I’ve not forgiven my son-in-law for dating my daughter — Okorocha
Lagos guber primary: Tinubu meets stakeholders today, gives final word on Ambode, Sanwoolu
APC Guber Primaries: How the candidates stand
Primaries: How Atiku cost Mama Taraba APC ticket – Oshiomhole


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