News Headlines Nov 23, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 23, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Presidency attacks Jonathan over claims in book
Offa robberies: Gang leaders’ evidence enough to prosecute Saraki–Police
EFCC seals houses linked to Fayose in Ekiti
EFCC rejects Justice Nyako, reports ex-gov’s wife to CJN
Presidency attacks Jonathan over claims in book
Vacate Akwa Ibom Assembly, Senate tells police
Offa robberies: Gang leaders’ evidence enough to prosecute Saraki–Police
EFCC seals houses linked to Fayose in Ekiti
Imo undergraduate poisons self after rift with boyfriend
Strike: Why we rejected Babalakin’s intervention – ASUU
How bandits killed 10 Katsina community residents
I inflicted injuries on man for assaulting my mother – Suspect
2019 elections: CBN to monitor banks’ lending to politicians
Ex-Oyo Deputy Speaker denies car gift from Ladoja
Fans knock Oshoala over missed chances
I’ve never demanded any fee for collabos — Mr Eazi
Buhari undecided, Atiku, Duke ready for presidential debate Jan 19
Police arrest man who robs ATM users in Anambra
Troops kill 17 militia men in Benue, Nasarawa, Taraba
Secondary school pupils arrested with firearms in Nasarawa
Deserter, fake army officer, others nabbed for killing Imo businessman
Man sentenced to death for murdering father in Akwa Ibom
Veteran Nollywood Actor, Richard Mofe Damijo Becomes Landlagos Brand Ambassador
It’s a Movement! Femfunds Hosts Over 1000 Female Entrepreneurs in Lagos
Teni, BOJ, Odunsi, Ajebutter22 Shut Down The Porkoyum Food Fest!
‘I never thought I would run for office’
Adeleke’s certificate: PDP threatens to sanction members
2019: You won’t get South-East support, PDP tells Buhari
Jonathan says his 2011 election beyond human control
How to attract bank funding to your business
Customs seize N7.3bn tramadol imported from India
Facebook, WhatsApp banking, others gaining popularity
$3.12bn NLNG dividends: Senate asks CBN, NNPC to submit details of withdrawals
ICT sector attracted $8bn FDI in 3 years — Minister
Ex-Chelsea star Drogba quits football
Premier League: Mane signs new long-term deal with Liverpool
Villarreal back Chukwueze to win more Eagles caps
Ordega pledges more to Falcons
North-West Petroleum tourney kicks off in Calabar
We’ll teach nursery school pupils software development – Osinbajo
IDP tech will eradicate examination malpractice – WAEC
FG introduces education counselling policy in schools
‘Pupils need change of mindset’
SOS villages, Oriflame send 50 children to school
Mgbemena, Akinleye emerge winners of 2018 Cowbellpedia
KSA, others to headline Africa International Music Festival
New documentary film highlights plight of expectant mothers
Banky W to auction car for charity after being trolled
Editorial: Buhari’s wrong stance on restructuring
Buhari, Atiku and the stinking shtick
Self-medication as a kiss of death
Do NSA and CPC mind victims of fraudsters?
The enduring partnership between the US and Nigeria (2)

The Nation
Anger in Senate over troops death in Boko Haram attack
Presidency knocks Jonathan’s view on corruption
CBN probes bank customers’ enrolment in BVN
EFCC seals properties linked to Fayose
Customs seizes Tramadol worth N7.3b
FUNAAB urges Buhari to restore management courses
Is the N30,000 proposed by the tripartite committee?
Stepfather defiles stepdaughter, 5
Boroffice to Nigerians: don’t allow destroyers to return to power
Offa robbery: Reps to investigate death of key suspect
Verification for 9,000 pensioners
Travel agent ‘dupes’ admission seekers of N1m
‘One chance’ bus driver, conductor face theft charge
Calisthenics: We’ve bequeathed worthy legacy in education, says Aregbesola
Magu seeks transfer of corruption cases from Justice Nyako’s court
Robbers loot two ATMs at IBB varsity
Making primary healthcare work
Women win N1m in LAUTECH innovation contest
Barrier breakers
UNIZIK opens Chinese study centre in Ebonyi
UBA introduces digital ID cards at Danfodiyo varsity
Philanthropist endows grant for research in space technology
Gold Cup: Sunshine Stars set up Kwara Utd final tie
I want my twin to adopt Nigerian culture – Mikel’s Partner
ACCW: Quarter final game will be different – Ahmedu
Doregos basketball championship hits semifinal round
Ambassador to First Bank: Go win the trophy
Omotayo leads foreign-based stars to 50th Asoju Oba Cup
Lokosa is LBA’s NPFL Player of the Season
Abaribe, Nkwonta, Wabara and battle for Abia South
Sanwo-Olu: I will focus on the poor
Aregbesola: Exit in blaze of glory
“33” Export: deepening friendship through consumer engagement
‘Invest in real estate’
NDIC: Mgt, directors of failed Skye Bank under probe
Cerebral palsy patient to launch fourth album
New product for fighting toilet diseases makes debut
Women should not die of pregnancy-related diseases: Prevention (1)
Verification for 9,000 pensioners
Travel agent ‘dupes’ admission seekers of N1m
ASUU gives reason for rejecting Babalakin, says strike continues
Travel agent docked for ‘duping Canadian university admission seekers’
Three Cross River secondary schools receive $5, 000 prize from WAEC
Niger NYSC Camp is the worst ever – Kazaure
Ogoni: Environmental pollution persists 23 years after Saro-Wiwa’s, others’ execution
Cross River indigenes relish financial freedom
Akwa Ibom: Economic evolution through industrialisation
‘How to end building collapse in Niger Delta’
Mechanics of Yenagoa revives reading culture in Bayelsa
Anxiety as police protest poor accommodation in Imo
Buhari hailed as Zik’s mausoleum ready, decades after
Commuters bemoan disrepair of Owerrenta Bridge
Abia partners USAID on health delivery
Boat mishap: Firm makes case for life jackets


NNPC: 45 Withdrawals Made from NLNG Dividends Account in 19years
Magu Writes CJN, Wants Justice Nyako to Hands off Corruption Cases
Crisis: Police Ban Social Gatherings in Bauchi
Sokoto Assembly Confirms Dan’Iya as New Deputy Gov
Lagos Mulls Fresh Strategy to End Apapa Gridlock
NCC Warns Telecom Service Providers against Unwholesome Practices
Again, MPC Retains Lending Rate at 14%
Herdsmen Carrying Weapons will Be Arrested, Prosecuted in Ekiti
BPE: Privatisation has Freed over $3bn in Subventions, Others
FG Promises Improved Telecoms Services
Crisis: Police Ban Social Gatherings in Bauchi
Niger to Settle Outstanding Pensions, Gratuities, Death Benefits, Releases N3 billion
EFCC Storms Ekiti, Seals off Buildings Allegedly Owned by Fayose
Anambra Lawmakers Threaten Court Action against Police over Assembly Closure
Improved Regulation, Competition, Game Changers for Africa’
Ecobank Supports Orphanages
NIMC Holds Sensitisation Exercise on NIN January Deadline
MainOne Powers Up MEST Incubator with Internet
ICT as Key Driver of the Informal Sector
AFCON: Super Eagles Richer with $50,000 from Okowa

The Sun

INEC dismisses rumour of fresh registration window
Alleged fraud: NEMA never received N5. 8b from VP office, says DG
APC, PDP causing problem in Nigeria – APGA nat’l chair
2019: South East won’t be swayed by false promises –PDP
Rivers vows to demolish buildings on wetlands, prosecute owners
2019: South East won’t be swayed by false promises –PDP
Pirates clone Jonathan’s book
2019: Arewa youths endorse Olawepo-Hashim
Abia South senatorial zone: I will give quality representation, declares Wabara, APC candidate
Akwa Ibom people should get ready for performance – Sam Ewang, APC chieftain
Road to Government House: Voices from the streets
Our scorecard speaks for itself – Ini Ememeobong, PDP publicity secretary
Charles Udoh: Udom’ll win, no tension
Rail: Jigawa Dept Gov advises transporters to sit up to remain in business
Nigeria leads Africa in enhancing business with technology – Majolagbe, Terawork boss
BEDC blames TCN for 200,000 customers’ power outage
FG plans audit of NEMA-IDP funds, TSA, SMEDAN
Dangote Foundation donates N1bn hostel to ABU Zaria
Ogun East Senatorial Election: ADC candidate, Ashiru kicks-off campaign
AFCON qualifier: Okowa splashes $25,000 on Eagles for disallowed goal
Golden Boy Award: Mbappe out of 5-man shortlist
AFCON 2018 NFF gives Rohr 2 weeks ultimatum
ACCW: First Bank spanks INSS to top of Group
Joshua insists on Fury, Wilder fight
2018 Bankers Games: UBA sets up Fidelity Bank final
NFF drags Ref Gassama to CAF
Improved Liverpool have more to offer, says Klopp
English Premier League has made me stronger, Guardiola says
Arsenal hails Iwobi
Chelsea rejects €8m for Ola Aina
Nigerians `drag’ America’s Blac Chyna over planned sales of bleaching cream
Amina Mohammed, Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin, 2 others make BBC ‘100 Women’ list
Graduates: Get off to a flying start
Indeed, Imo is in the hand of God
Foods that can lower blood pressure
Intrauterine death; maternal demise
NLC Labour Lords, ronu
Atiku: After the conclave
Niger Delta: COAS reaffirms combat readiness against militancy
Maritime varsity’ll end restiveness in Niger Delta – Osinbajo
Former BiH war commander commits suicide
New CVR date untrue, says INEC
UNN academic staff to boycott varsity’s convocation
2019: Atiku’s blueprint’ll resurrect nation’s economy – Group
Olua: Celebrating an unusual deity
The changing face of Somalia
Diya to commission Odogbolu school laboratory
Oby Ezekwesili: We kill a talent whenever a girl is not in school
2019: Arewa youths endorse Olawepo-Hashim
Come for payment of dead relations, Kogi tells next of kins
NYSC DG threatens to close orientation camp in Niger
Graduates: Get off to a flying start
Bauchi: Police ban social gathering, bury victims amid tight security
Ugwuanyi’s giant strides in Enugu
Indeed, Imo is in the hand of God
Bill to make June 12 Democracy Day passes 2nd reading
Beware of fake online copy of ‘My Transition Hours’ – Jonathan’s Aide
EFCC seals-off 6 landed property allegedly belonging to Fayose
Reps to begin probe into death of principal suspect in Offa bank robbery

Daily Trust

Literary Festival, ‘Feast of Words’ to hold Dec 1st
Hunger, frustration could push us into vices — Youths
2 students win Cowbellpedia prizes, lift trophies
Lagos pupils win Lafarge competition, bag scholarships
Students demand better funding for education
N/Assembly to create 80 varsities, polys, COEs
Niger orientation camp worst – NYSC DG
Bauchi crisis: Police ban social gatherings
Kwara govt commissions N6.5bn Ilorin water project
FG flags off dualization of Keffi-Makurdi expressway
No vacancy in Aso Rock — Buhari aides
You can’t sway S/East with false promises, PDP tells Buhari
Madumere: Okorocha is a bad loser
Osinbajo to address Diaspora investment summit in Abuja
Kaduna Electric cautions customers on electricity theft
Amaechi: Completing Lagos-Kano railway project will cost about N4trillion
FCT youths task politicians on job creation
Gunmen abduct Abaji vice chair, 2 others
Court jails pastor 15 years for raping 8 members
Israeli bags 10 years imprisonment for worldwide bomb threats
Editorial: 100 years after First World War
Jonathan raises alarm over fake version of book
FG to designate ICT facility ‘critical national infrastructure’
Nigeria to begin rice export in 8 months
Strike: Why Babalakin cannot mediate for public universities – ASUU
WAEC awards 3 girls as overall best students in Nigeria
Nile University VC tasks journalists on peaceful coexistence
Katsina announces N300,000 as Hajj minimum deposit
Burial rites for Babasala kick off with mega music concert Nov 29


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