News Headlines Oct 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 9, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Nigerians’ll choose between lifeless candidate and job provider in 2019 – Atiku
Primaries: Protesters storm APC National Secretariat
Tinubu says herdsmen crisis caused by water scarcity
Nigeria bleeding under Chinese, foreign loans – Duke
Missing General: Soldiers detain PUNCHman, others for 28 hour
Baba Sala dies at 82, FG, others mourn
300,000 persons get N15.183bn interest-free loans, says Osinbajo
FG to give reasons for suspending Nigeria Air
Jesus unhappy with Guardiola’s penalty call
What to know about contraception
Eagles begin training ahead of Libya clash
Command arrests producer of adulterated wine in Lagos
2019: Buhari inaugurates committee to tackle security threats
Court orders extradition of money laundering suspect to US
Violent primaries and abuse of democratic process
Zamfara: PDP cautions INEC over alleged moves to bend rules for APC
How my father died – Baba Sala’s son
Saraki, Murray-Bruce, Melaye file N500m suit against I
Suspected robbers kill police inspector
Police hunt for nanny who stabbed employer to death
Man impersonates EFCC operative, extorts money from CEO
Lagos lawyer arraigned for procuring false court judgment
NSCDC warns officers
Limo in NY crash that killed 20 failed inspection –Official
Only PDP can salvage Nigeria –Wike
Primaries: Protesters storm APC National Secretariat
Bianca Ojukwu: Uwazuruike campaigns against APGA
VON DG petitions against Enugu APC senatorial primary
There was no case of money-for-vote during our convention –PDP
Lagos APC primaries: Police arrest 84 suspects for violence
Rates hike: Court rules in CPC, MultiChoice suit today
Stocks close higher as market cap gains N22.56bn
Dangote seeks African economy growth through free trade
Hazard torn between Chelsea and Madrid
I’ll snatch WABU title from Oladosu —Lamptey
Bale, Kane make Ballon d’Or list
Ezenwa declares himself fit for Libya
We have stamped out cultism from OsunPoly – Rector
Kano gets maiden private varsity
Varsity begins test broadcast of radio station
Don laments rising cost of tertiary education
‘LBS MBA graduates equipped for growing market opportunities’
ACE to be upgraded to varsity soon – Provost
Baba Sala dies at 82, FG, others mourn
How my father died – Baba Sala’s son
More tributes to Baba Sala
Minnesota government yet to issue official statement on Wizkid Day
UPDATED: Baba Sala died in his sleep after supper, says Son
Why I was stabbed by my gateman – Sirbalo
How fever strengthens immunity against cancer – Research
‘We are all at risk of cataract disease’
3,629 benefit from foundation’s medical outreach
Rack Centre gets business continuity management certification
SystemSpecs boss urges internal auditors to leverage technology
Firm unveils Ekojara online raffle draw platform
Huawei equips DBI for practical training in telecommunications
Editorial: Violent primaries and abuse of democratic process
Vital lessons from Ghana
America’s SEC: Still the gold standard market regulator
As Nigerian GSM market crosses 160-m subscriber mark
The Broom vs the Umbrella in 2019


Report Ranks GTBank among Digital Banking Leaders in Africa
NSE Suspends Trading on the Shares of Six Firms for Non-filing of Accounts
Techno Oil Unveils Made-in-Nigeria Cylinders
BGAM Services Acquires Security Vessel with Local Content Fund
Assessing Nigeria’s Benefits from Oil Price Rally
Accord Party Guber Candidate Seeks to Restore Kwara Glory
Olawepo-Hashim is Presidential Candidate for NIM, PT, ANN, OTHERS
Arsenal Seal New Kit Deal with Adidas
Mailafia Emerges ADC Presidential Candidate
Dangote Seeks Deepening of African Economy Through Free Trade
Don’t Be Used as Political Thugs, NURTW Warns Members
NEITI: Owners of Oil, Mining Assets to be Unveiled in 2019
2019 Poll Will be About Progress, Development, Says Sanwo-Olu
Nigeria’s Poverty Index Stands at 53.7%, Says UNDP
• Prevalent in Sokoto, Jigawa, Rivers, Ebonyi
AD Governorship Candidate Pledges to Recover Lagos’ Commonwealth
Buhari Campaign Wristbands Cause Commotion at Eagle Squares
Fayose Threatens to Dump PDP over Atiku’s Emergence as Candidate
APC’s Allegation of Vote Buying at National Convention False, Says PDP
Protesters Besiege APC National Secretariat over Automatic Tickets
NEITI: Owners of Oil, Mining Assets to be Unveiled in 2019
Luka Modric Leads 2018 Ballon d’Dor Nominees
Siskova Dismisses Nigeria’s Quadre at Lagos Open
58 Years of Blood, Tears and Pain

The Nation

Buhari, Atiku in battle of integrity over 2019 poll
How to resolve farmers/herders crisis, by Tinubu, Ribadu, Sani
Bindow for Buhari as Fayose threatens to quit over Atiku
Buhari campaign team confused, says Atiku camp
AbdulRasaq is Kwara APC governorship candidate
How to end herders/farmers’ clashes, by experts
Minister, others pay tribute as Baba Sala dies
INEC bars Buhari, Atiku, others from campaigning till Nov. 18
84 ‘thugs’ held for attempt to disrupt primaries
‘Dane threatened to kill wife, daughter while drunk’
Two die, scores injured in botched poll
Evans: Defence counsel’s absence stalls trial
APGA, ADP, PDM, AGA pick candidates
Saraki must quit, says Omo-Agege
Duke expresses fear over Nigeria’s debts
Agbaje to empower local govts
Gwamna: APC will win Gombe
Bindow embraces Buhari as Atiku’s victory divides Adamawa
NLC: ‘Fed Govt to announce new minimum wage soon’
Value added services providers reject NCC’s auto-renewal ban
Oil prices drop to $83
How Baba died, by son… Sympathisers throng his Ilesa home
Baba Sala is dead!
Court convicts runaway doctor of cocaine trafficking
Fake EFCC official held over N900,000 fraud
UNILAG group holds command performance

The Sun

APC: Presidency not for sale
INEC warns political parties over early campaigns
Stakeholders proffer solutions to herders, farmers clashes at The Nation summit
Nigerian workers may get N30,000 as new minimum wage
Atiku’s VP: South-East, South-West collide
Fayose threatens to dump PDP over Tambuwal’s defeat
Imo guber: Araraume picks APGA ticket amid protest
Man 57 in police net for defiling 9-year-old girl in Enugu
Drug abuse fuels Nigeria’s security problems- Bayelsa Dep Gov
Our primary, best in Abia – Ezekwesili, state lawmaker
Abia Central missed effective, quality representation – Nwaogu
PDP convention: Fayose, others threaten to dump PDP
Why textile sector needs lower forex rate, by Karu, TGTSSAN president
Why Nigeria may not benefit from rising oil prices
World poverty capital: Nigeria’s weighty burden
Why we’re refocusing on sustainable banking – Dozie, Diamond Bank boss
Jang congratulates Atiku, pledges total support
2019: Incumbency not a factor in Aniocha North, says Nwajei, APC candidate
2019: ADP Chair, Yabaji emerges party’s presidential candidate
Libya’s no threat to Eagles -Rufai
Mourinho in fresh trouble
Chinese animation, Travel With the Wind, excites Lagos kids
HAPA nominates Florence Blaster Okonkwo film ‘Love Conquers’
Wizkid honoured by Minnesota governor in U. S.
FG mourns Baba Sala
Osun, the Pope and 2019
Snippets of Nigeria’s crazy party primaries
Woman of the Sun: Samira Balarabe
Tech-U’ll address knowledge, skill gaps, says Prof Salami
The call masking challenge
Worrisome decrease in voter turnout
2019: Between Buhari and Atiku

Daily Trust

Protesters storm APC secretariat in Abuja over primaries
Fayose: I wanted Tambuwal as PDP presidential candidate
Plateau declares Wednesday work free for LG polls
Supreme Council, JNI express concerns over Jos mayhem
2019: Muslims give conditions to back Ogun gov candidates
‘Hard drugs intake cause of security challenges in Nigeria’
Gombe Bulls win 2018 Kwese Basketball League, get N20m prize
After disqualification, ex-IGP prays against demons in APC
Convention: PDP dismisses APC’s vote-buying allegation
Zamfara APC declares Idris, Yari winners of governorship, senatorial primaries
Fayose: I wanted Tambuwal as PDP presidential candidate
Plateau declares Wednesday work free for LG polls
Supreme Council, JNI express concerns over Jos mayhem
APC, PDP trade words over Atiku’s candidature
Sokoto: Tambuwal ‘replaces’ Dan’iya as PDP gov’ship candidate
Troost-Ekong, Success are early birds in Eagles camp
Libya coach predicts tough match against Nigeria..
N689.15bn accrued right paid to FG retirees in 11yrs – PenCom
Recapitalisation: Insurance stocks top losers’ table in September.
‘AMCON has over 3,000 cases in court’
Woman docked for kidnapping, selling minor
.Foundation grants scholarship to less privileged children in FCT
Man in court for allegedly destroying property worth N511, 500
When the skies fell on Skye Bank
MTN, CBN and Nigeria’s depleted forex reserves
Godwin Obaseki: Sleeping in good company
MA Abubakar: A victory foretold
ETHIOPIA: Govt to abolish visas for all Africans..
BRAZIL: Far-right candidate wins first round of election..
Trump: Kavanaugh sex assault claims were ‘all made up’
Editorial: Free secondary education in Kaduna
FG to announce new minimum wage
HOS, 14 Permanent Secretaries retire in Ogun
NSTF expends N835m on injured workers – MD
Hosa GreenHouse set to achieve all-year-round tomato production
Why FG should build cold-rooms.
How Rwanda honey gets Europe, Asia trusts
Nasarawa varsity gets new Vice Chancellor
UTME 2018/2019: JAMB offers 200,000 first choice admissions
‎October 6th declared as “Wizkid Day” in Minnesota, US
Ace comedian, Baba Sala dies at 82
5 Nigerian celebrities rocking the international stage
Flood: National Parks calls for information on strayed wild animals
Centre decries delay in Ogoni clean-up
UN creates platform for nations to commit to fight plastic pollution
Panel seeks stemming of illicit financial flows in Africa
World Justice Project launches Mexican Rule of Law index
The Pandora’s box of awaiting trial in Nigeria
The Advocate with Daniel Bulusson


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