News Headlines Dec 29, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 29, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Buhari can’t mourn Shagari after bringing down his govt – Junaid
Badeh was killed by expert marksmen, associate insists
No more handouts, Buhari tells Nigerians at Uyo rally
2019 elections: Army begins Python Dance nationwide January
Tottenham deserve silverware – Son
Man arrested for robbery three weeks after winning N4m lottery
CCL: Lobi draw Wydad, Sundowns
Court remands guard for allegedly beating colleague to death
Oladunjoye seeks new policy for NSF
Bricklayer stabbed to death at father-in-law’s burial party
Oxlade-Chamberlain set to return to training
It’s difficult to play every three days – Sarri
Police invade Melaye’s residence, arrest domestic workers
Manchester Utd must keep improving – Solskjaer
Arsenal will be tough opponents, says Klopp
It’s insensitive for Buhari to launch campaign without visiting Zamfara, says Secondus
Buhari is incompetent –Oby Ezekwesili
No more handouts, Buhari tells Nigerians at Uyo rally
Ex-President Shehu Shagari dies at 93
Lawyer slaps judge over his decision
PHOTOS: Life and times of ex-President Shehu Shagari
Dino Melaye wanted for homicide – Police
Buhari is incompetent –Oby Ezekwesili
Court remands guard for allegedly beating colleague to death
I lost two children in a day, they deserve justice – Mother of brothers killed in Ikorodu
Oil theft: NSCDC apprehends 132 suspects, seizes 36 trucks in 2018
There is no hope for me and my seven children again – Wife of Benue man killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Christmas Eve
23% of Nigerian women are abused, says FIDA
Panic as Lagos transport union members clash over park control
Olawepo-Hashim promises South-East additional state
Scepticism hangs over peace accord for violence-free 2019 polls
Peaceful poll in 2019’ll depend on politicians’ conduct – Igini, INEC REC
Eight PDP supporters die in Benue auto crash
CBN to sanction banks for infractions on consumer complaints
2019: LCCI calls for accelerated economic diversification
Notore Chemicals records N2bn loss in 2018
Nigeria’s economy heading for precipice – Omotola
First Bank extends agency banking network
CBN introduces consumer complaint management system to banks
My best song was composed when I was depressed –Adeyeye
The good, the bad and the ugly in Nigerian entertainment industry
Tuface, Ay Comedian, Tiwa Savage, others celebrate Christmas in style
People think I am married with kids but I’m not – Big Sheff
Torture, beatings, destruction: How a general’s death brought terror to Plateau residents
How I wish the Jos bomb explosion that killed my husband was a dream –Okoroafor, woman who lost husband in 2010 Jos bombings
Orimedu: Small Lagos Island where fishing unites two countries
Ports: Agencies make a mockery of presidential directive as chaos continues one year after
Please kill that urge…
Reasons why you should become a Secondary Virgin before 2019!
The useless rat race
Defence sector spending: Have we come full circle?
Declutter your marriage, create space for a new beginning

The Nation
‘How herdsmen killed my husband on Christmas eve’
Ex-President Shagari dies at 93
2019: Buhari, Tinubu chair APC Presidential Campaign Council
BUHARI: We’ll go tougher on corruption from 2019
Buhari won’t abandon Nigerians, says Osinbaj
Armed policemen invade Melaye’s Abuja residence
Eight PDP supporters die in auto crash on way to campaign rally
2019: We won’t be tools in politicians’ hands, says Navy
PDP accuses APC of diverting N478m NDDC fund to rent crowd
PDP faults Buhari on claims to food security
Ebonyi sacks 48 state security outfit members, suspends 27
Ikpeazu presents N139.542 billion Appropriation Bill for 2019 fiscal year
‘APC’ll win Akwa-Ibom in 2019’
PHOTO NEWS: APC Uyo Presidential Rally
Rohr gives conditions for Eagles’ gatecrashers
Moses pours encomium on Hazard
Brighton v Everton: Balogun returns to the bench
The Emirates FA Cup back on DStv, GOtv
Adesokan dreams Tokyo Olympics
Former Arsenal Chairman dies at 82
9mobile commends Nigerians, promises better services in 2019
Akwa Ibom group lauds Dana Air’s on-time performance
Online Marketplaces gain momentum globally
Why Nigeria may sign free trade deal
SON flays circulation of substandard lubricants
Nestlé commits to responsible sourcing
Firm donates building, road, boreholes to Ogun community
Police keep vigil at Ojota park after bloody clash
Court dissolves 10-year-old forced marriage in Ibadan
Driver arraigned for death of special marshal, dangerous driving
Suspected cultist arraigned for allegedly robbing, raping passers-by
Man, 21, in court for stealing beer, juice
Alleged rape: Father arraigned for failing to produce son
43-year-old ‘injures’ housewife for son’s ‘refusal’to greet him
FECA students hail Akeredolu over power supply
How to enjoy New Year’s Eve at home with your family
Tosyn Bucknor, a loved sickler bows out
Genevieve takes Nollywood to Netflix
Davido’s big moves
MO Abudu brings alive ‘Chief Daddy’
RAS KIMONO goes out after 60
2018’s mix of anguish and joy

(Updated) Former President Shehu Shagari is Dead
Massive Crowd as APC flags off National Campaign in Uyo
Buhari, Tinubu Chair APC Campaign Council
Solskjaer Charges Sanchez, Lukaku to Step up their Game
Three Premier League Teams Battle for Nigerian Prodigy
Chilly B: I Might Not Be an Exclusive Dancer, But When I Dance, People Stare, Get Lost
Bodurin Sasore’s ‘God Calling’ Makes History
2face, Ay, Tiwa Savage, Others Bond with Neighbours at Haven Homes Christmas Party
Lil Baby, Lotto Boyz, Kodjo Funds Headline Beat 99.9fm Xmas Concert
Today’s Nigeria in Facts and Figures
Amosun and Ogun Central Election
Omnicom Solutions Celebrates Decade
Toyin Abraham, Joke Silva, Beverly Naya Set to Feature in “2 Weeks In Lagos”
Adediwura Blarkgold Endorsed by FM Best Bargain
Olamide Jasanya: I Dream of Being the First to Sell Ice to Eskimos
Rolls-Royce Cullinan Named ‘Prestigious Luxury SUV of The Year’ at Arabwheels Awards Ceremony
Today’s Nigeria in Facts and Figures
In Praise of Charles Dokubo
Visitors to Have Virtual Drive in BMW Vision iNEXT at CES 2019 in Las Vegas
How to Drive With Badly Maintained Trucks
Hyundai Motor Reveals World’s First Smart Fingerprint Technology to Vehicles
New Mercedes-Benz G 350 d, Point of Entry to G-Class
Zidora Extends Operations to e-commerce, Launches Platform
Olamide Jasanya: I Dream of Being the First to Sell Ice to Eskimos

Daily Trust
Zamfara: Why Tsafe residents ‘went wild’
Zamfara killings far beyond farmers/herders clash rhetoric – Sarkin Yakin Tsafe
Ex-president Shagari dies at 93
Shagari was a man of patriotism, humility – Buhari
Alhaji Shehu Shagari: A long life of service
Shagari: Nigeria, Africa lost a statesman – IBB
6 times Shehu Shagari’s words defined Nigeria
I will not stop arresting corrupt politicians – Buhari
Nigeria: Top 7 major sporting events in 2018
How I will rebuild Kwara – Ayorinde Adedoyin
Endorsements that will shape 2019 polls
Concerns raised over 45 bills stalled in House of Reps committees
Russia World Cup flop, AFCON qualification top Nigeria’s 2018 sporting events
Nigeria: Top 7 major sporting events in 2018
2018 annual Jos Polo tourney gallops off today
Experts hinge 2019 stock market performance on external, internal factors
AMCON seizes Egbema, Omoku power projects from Rockson over delay
We have 25m litres of petrol reserved to avoid scarcity- DPR
Accident claims 3 lives, injures 15 others in Enugu
APC impoverishes masses – PDP youth leader
Abuja town planning institute gets new chairman
Digital television, corruption and anti-graft agencies
Michelle voted most admired woman, ousting Clinton
DR CONGO: Election: Tear gas fired at protesters
MADAGASCAR: Ex-leader Rajoelina wins presidential run-off vote
‘Python now to dance nationwide’
Boko Haram not in control of Baga town – Army
Editorial: No forex for fertilizer imports
Shehu Sani reacts to Dangote’s APC appointment
Shehu Sani: Etisalat & Keystone should publish the full names of their shareholders
I will end Zamfara killings within 30 days- Atiku (VIDEO)

FG To Mobilise Additional Security In Zamfara— Dambazau
Cancer Screenings Every Adult Should Get
Ooni, Others At Imeko CCC Christmas Convocation
Uzodimma Commended For Role In Creating LGA’s For Imo In 1996
Land Dispute: Youths Desert Anambra Community, Houses Destroyed
EKWEREMADU: What We Need To Explain To Our Northern Brothers
Insecurity: FG Should Stop Insurgents From Passing Through Borders — SSANU
APC Factions Must Not Burn Down Enugu—Enugu Youth Group
Yuletide: Epe Comes Alive For “One Lagos Fiesta’
Kwara 2019: Supporters Of Saraki, Abdulrasaq Clash
Navy Warns Politicians Against Dragging Personnel Into Politics
KOGI CENTRAL 2019: Barr Natasha Akpoti, The Dark Horse In The Race
2023 PRESIDENCY: Osinbajo Playing To The Gallery – Adebanjo, Okupe
Yobe Govt Provides Vans With Public Address System To 17 LGAs, Trains Officers
Empathy Over Politics
Once A Chris Aligbe, Always A Chris Aligbe! Tribute To A Loving Father And Aviation Expert @ 70
Can You Handle Being Famous?
Breaking: Ex-president Shehu Shagari is dead
President Buhari is incompetent, rewards failure — Oby Ezekwesili
Breaking: Police invade, Dino Melaye’s residence
Obi, EPF knock Osinbajo, Fashola over comments on 2023 presidency
BADAGRY-EXPRESSWAY: A gateway of pain, anguish
Minimum wage: Economy too fragile to withstand Labour strike in January, NECA warns
INEC develops Special app to address electoral malpractice
Pre-Merger Conditionalities: Diamond Bank effects Board reconstitution
Oath of office: NBA Chairman drags Oyetola, deputy to court
Boko Haram sacks military bases carts away guntrucks, ammunition, rocket launchers
Badeh : Family denies report on cause of death
300 level ABU student commits suicide over ‘lack of parental love’
Buhari, Osinbajo, Oshiomhole meet in Aso Rock
2019 Elections: I will rid Kwara of all criminals, says PMB
16% completion of 2nd Niger Bridge: The facts on ground
Man, wife, baby die in Christmas day inferno
Is APC no campaign show a good omen?
Jonathan mourns Shagari, says he was a nation builder with a good heart
Shagari played an active role in Nigeria’s growth, development – Obaseki
XXIII LaLiga promises Santander International Tournament kicks off
West Ham sign teenager Rice on long-term deal
Inter coach says ‘enough’ as Serie A plays on despite turmoil
Salah now in Emery’s top five after PSG snub
Arsenal ‘won’t raise the white flag’ insists Klopp
Can you handle being famous?
Who says money can’t buy love?
Incest: A great family secret
My wife is such a troublesome wife no man should ever pray to have, man tells court
LINDA IKEJI: The Story of 2018
Top society weddings that rocked 2018
Emerging music acts who thrilled Nigerian music scene in 2018
Sammie Okposo blasts Akpororo
Aity Dennis lights up Akwa Ibom State carols festival


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