News Headlines Jan 15, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 15, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
YCE, Ohanaeze, SMBL knock FG as court stops CJN’s trial
Ogun: Court dismisses Adebutu’s suit against Kashamu’s nomination
I’m planning PDP’s victory in South-East with Obi, governors – Ekweremadu
Gencos threaten to shut down power plants
Serena opens bid for Slam history with crushing win
IG clocks retirement age today
Two kinds of Buhari’s supporters
Don’t look for jobs, Aregbesola tells students
Nobody can turn Buhari against me – Amosun
Alleged falsehood: Melaye’s absence stalls trial
Minimum Wage: We’re monitoring NASS, says NLC
We’ve arrested cultist who murdered three people – Lagos police
N15m fraud: Court jails four Dangote employees
Gencos threaten to shut down power plants
Truck kills sachet water hawker, child in Lagos
I don’t know what came over me, says man who killed wife, sons
N15m fraud: Court jails four Dangote employees
I don’t know what came over me, says man who killed wife, sons
Driver arrested for stealing N2.7m company products
Five men to die by hanging for armed robbery
Baale wife’s death: Falana writes Lagos court, seeks coroner’s inquest
Three die in fresh Kaduna attack
Gunmen kill scores in Sokoto
INEC releases guidelines for elections
My govt won’t promise and fail like Buhari’s, says Atiku
SDP condemns TraderMoni as PDP warns against vote buying
INEC uncovers new methods of vote-buying
Banks to lose 18-month interest on marketers’ subsidy debts
Choosing payment methods
Piracy: Russian, Nigerian authorities search for abducted seamen
Privatisation: Eleven firms jostle to run Ajaokuta steel
CBN moves to achieve 80% financial inclusion target
Akwa’s Ojo apologises for awful error
Flying Eagles AFCON list out next week
Uboh assures on successful world para-powerlifting event
Aussie Open: Murray bows out
Falcons fly to China for friendly tourney
PCU admits pioneer students
UNILAG ’86 accounting set institutes academic prize
Gusau varsity gets new registrar
LASU suspends remittance of ASUU members’ check-off dues
No plan to increase fees — AAUA
Tuface advises youths against electoral violence
In Bakassi, tales of suffering, neglect from IDP camps
We don’t want you, Twitter users tell R.Kelly as he allegedly plans African visit
Toke Makinwa, Tonto Dikeh, Tobi Bakre, Don Jazzy, others take the ’10 Years Challenge’
Management of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
How exercise can help fight off Alzheimer’s —Study
Researchers link social media use to drug addiction
Soft drinks can’t replace water during meals, nutritionist warns
Elections will affect telecoms investment — Nnamani
Stakeholders to discuss internet governance
Microsoft to end Windows 7 free support in 2020
Google partners WordPress to create Newspack for journalists
Editorial: Onnoghen trial: Let NJC do its job
Two kinds of Buhari’s supporters
Sorry, servile, supine state of Nigeria’s media
Poverty and the 2019 elections
Prayer for Nigeria in an election year

The Nation
APC, PDP quarrel over CJN Onnoghen’s trial
Agbakoba, Mahmoud, Akintola: CJN’s non-appearance at CCT in order
Buhari approves Adamu as acting IG as Idris bows out today
Strike: ASUU communicate’s decision on Fed Govt’s offer today
CJN shuns CCT, queries court’s jurisdiction
Strike: ASUU communicate’s decision on Fed Govt’s offer today
Fed Govt arraigns Doyin Okupe over alleged N702m fraud
Osinbajo promises Lagos more federal projects
No phone calls for collation officers
Enduring legacies of Adeleke at 64
1966 coup and demise of federalism
2019: Ezekwesili promises hope, new nation
No threat can stop our support for Buhari, Nwosu replies AA Chairman
Ogun governorship: Court dismisses Adebutu’s suit against Kashamu
FIBA Africa Basketball League: Rivers Hoopers eye second round ticket
Omotayo battles African Champion at Hungarian Open
Junior Lokosa joins Tunisian league side Esperance
Ikpeba joins league of mourners for Phil Masinga
Manchester United stars, fans hail ‘rock of Gibraltar’-de Gea
Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback
IMF: Nigeria, other African economies to grow 3.8%
How to save airports’ running cost, by expert
Banks’ profits to drop over weak loan demand
Keystone Bank floats zero data mobile App
Equities: NSE predicts volatile H1, stable H2
Lawyers, agents hail govt policy on rice
Lagos Public Defenders win 811 cases in 11 months
Airport Police Command gets new commissioner
How NURTW chief, MC Oluomo, was stabbed, by K1 Publicist
Accused charged with theft
Man in court for alleged theft
Engineer arraigned for allegedly defrauding bank
LASU suspends remittance of ASUU members’ check-off dues
Edubox sets to empower students, gets CAC approval
UNILAG TV airs on Startimes
Game of Thrones: Jon Snow, death take center stage in trailer
Louis Odion
Parliamentary debate: Adede’s sobering insight
Gbenga Omotoso
A year of drama is here
Editorial: College of hunger
Lies against Enugu

EFCC Arraigns Okupe for Alleged N702m Fraud
Court Halts Onnoghen’s Arraignment over Alleged Non-declaration of Assets
Heavy Security at CCT
PPPRA: In Three Years, Average Daily Petrol Usage Was 51m Litres
Report Calls for Cautious Investment in Nigeria’s Oil Industry
Regularise Your Operations, DPR Warns Illegal Operators
NERC Sidesteps Gencos’ Complaints of Poor Settlement, Unfair Practices
LCCI Seeks Improved Business Environment for OPS
Stanbic IBTC Offers School Fees Payment Solutions
Buhari Saddened by Ekiti Truck Accident
INEC: Collection of PVCs to Stop February 8
Kashamu Retains PDP Guber Ticket as Court Strikes out Adebutu’s Suit
Lawyers in C’River Accuse FG of Plotting to Remove CJN
NPFL Hotshot, Junior Lokosa, Joins Esperance
CJ Transfers NBA President’s Case to Another Judge
61 Political Parties Ask Court to Bar INEC from Using Current Election Guidelines
Atiku Group Rejects New Lagos CP
Foundation Urges Nigerians to Curb Electoral Irregularities
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NANS Endorse Seyi Babaeko, UPN
AUSTRALIAN OPEN: Murray Loses Farewell Match
Quadri, Abiodun Retain Portuguese Cup
NCF Holds the 17th Chief S. L. Edu Memorial Lecture

The Sun
Agbaje lists 3 cardinal programmes, seeks affirmative action on indigenes’ rights
Buhari to campaign in Abia, Imo
Elections: INEC releases final guidelines
Nigeria raised N1.16trn from NSE to finance projects – Onyema
Assets Declaration: Fireworks over CJN
IGP Idris out, AIG Mohammed in
Military should change strategy to defeat Boko Haram – IBB
Nigeria raised N1.16trn from NSE to finance projects – Onyema
Buhari, IGP Idris in closed door meeting
BREAKING: Buhari appoints new police boss
CBN to launch policy document on financial literacy framework
2019: Don’t plunge Nigeria into chaos with rigging, Secondus warns INEC, IGP
PDP, APC trade words over attack at Ilorin rally
Nigeria raised N1.16trn from NSE to finance projects – Onyema
Nigeria can be West Africa auto industry’s powerhouse – Schaefer, Head, Volkswagen Sub-Sahara Africa
FG proposes N1.9trn deficit in 2019 budget
2019: INEC bans mobile phones, electronic devices around voting cubicles
Emeka Ike celebrated in Liberia
Aisha Omolola’s suicide
2019 Election: Is INEC really APC?
Prelude to vote buying
Some bushy sweet capsules for this week
Imo 2019: As February beckons on Okigwe South
Ripples over N1m bank loan for school fees
The botched coup in Gabon
IGP Idris out, AIG Mohammed in
The truth about Nigeria’s January 15, 1966 Coup and Biafra
2018: Year of tears and sorrows
Back to Life: The metamorphosis of General Hospital, Ikot Okoro

Daily Trust
FCT polls: Egbura natives promise Abaji chair 4,000 votes
Man in court over alleged N.8m land fraud
Court jails man 18 months for duping business partner of N1.1m
Lady docked for allegedly cutting off man’s ear
Ekiti tragedy: EKSTMA to enforce street trading law
BREAKING: I was not properly served with summons – CJN Onnoghen
2019: Python will swallow unpatriotic citizens — Army
5 to hang over Osun robbery
Gaidam approves N1.012bn for retirees, deceased workers
2 PDP ward leaders killed in Jos auto crash
…Another donates office in Kaduna
Why tribunal adjourned Onnoghen’s arraignment
Presidency keeps mum on IGP’s replacement
Aisha campaign team accuses Saraki, Atiku of inciting Nigerians
APC, PDP trade words over CJN
Political parties sue INEC over election guidelines
Rashford, De Gea earn Man United win at Tottenham
Everton edge past struggling Bournemouth
Rangers earn first leg lead in Maseru
BusinessSee More
Why Ajaokuta Steel hasn’t started operation – FG
Swift budget approval will enhance companies’ performance – NSE CEO
Stock market opens trading week positive with N50bn profits
Man in court over alleged N.8m land fraud
Court jails man 18 months for duping business partner of N1.1m
I won’t step down over protests, says Sudan’s Bashir
17 people killed in Ugandan road accident
15 die as military cargo plane crashes in Iran
Suspected armed bandits kill 26 in Sokoto
Gunmen kill police officer in Rivers
Five men to die by hanging over armed robbery in Iwo
Shehu Sani, Fayose react to Onnoghen’s case
The stubborn task of saving the world from climate change
LASU suspends remittance of ASUU members’ check-off dues
Attributing killings to Fulani is blackmail- Group
We’ll begin production of ethanol, glucose syrup from sweet sorghum soon
Did your farm make profit in 2018?
Fountain University confers honorary degree on Aregbesola
Hijab crisis hits LAUTECH International School
Proper orientation will curb ritual killings – FUO VC
CJN must face trial, says APC
Group wants Onnoghen to stand trial, tasks CCT on fairness
Court dismisses case against Kano PDP guber candidate


PDP Begins Ward-By-Ward Campaign In Udu
Advise Your Subjects Against Being Used To Disrupt Polls, INEC Tells Monarchs
Lagos, Ogun To Experience Power Outage -TCN
Be Prepared To Save Ogoniland, MOSOP Leader Charges Followers
The Persecution Of Justice And The End Of Democracy
Crude Oil Earnings Up By 48% To N11.5trn In 9 Months
Oyetola, Aregbesola Tasks Varsities To Promote Character
LAUTECH Int’l School Bars 55 Students Over Hijab Use
PTAD To Take More Insurance Companies To Court Over Failure To Pay Legacy Funds
POLLS: Nigerians Don’t Need Sleeping President — SECONDUS
Ebonyi Foreign PhD Scholars Send SOS To Umahi Over Unpaid Tuition
I Won’t Leave PDP No Matter What Happens —Ekweremadu
Why Okowa Deserves Re-Election — SSG
Pondi Promises To Continue Youths, Women Empowerment, If Elected
50 Ex-Militant Leaders Task Boko Haram On Peace
2019 Elections: We See Pre-Election Stability, Post-Election Slowdow — Financial Experts
Stop Attacks Against BEDC, 46 CSOs Warn
Nigeria’s rising debt profile, worrisome —NECA
Onnoghen to CCT: You can’t try me
Stop harassing CJN, respect rule of law, PANDEF tells Buhari
INEC releases election guidelines, bans collation officers from making calls
Buhari, Atiku Campaigns in war of words over power shift
Alleged N702m fraud: EFCC arraigns Okupe, gets N100 million bail
Buhari to name new IGP Tuesday
Gov Debate: Drama as Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje, 10 Lagos candidates tackle one another
Buhari visits Benin Thursday
Why restructuring Nigeria is a must – Jerry Gana
Buhari’s encouraged corruption in Nigeria more than any president ever – PDP
Lauretta Onochie storms social media with 4+4 photos
CAF Confederation Cup result
Wagner leaves Huddersfield by ‘mutual consent’ – club
4-Nation tourney: Super Falcons jets off to China for 4-Nation tourney
Pakistan seek cure for batting struggles after South Africa sweep
Solskjaer basks in win against Spurs but has work to do at Man Utd
Meet Onafuye Abolade Bobby – Musician, Actor, Model and TV Host
Meghan Markle reveals when her baby will arrive
We don’t want R Kelly in Africa, Twitter users kick over singer’s planned escape
Ycee officially exits label: Tinny Entertainment
Paris Opera drops star dancer after homophobic rant
The tragedy of abandoned N5bn Cardiac and Renal facility in Lagos


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