News Headlines Mar 10, 2019.   Headlines  From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Mar 10, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
Gunmen kill Oyo Rep as violence, apathy mar gov/state assembly polls
PDP supporters celebrate early lead in Kano
Saraki, APC gov candidate win units, disagree on security
Live Updates: Governorship, houses of assembly elections’ results
Gunmen kill policeman, NSCDC officer, abduct three INEC staff in Katsina
Lagos election: APC wins Somolu House of Reps seat
I don’t have a house, plot of land in Lagos – Ex-administrator, Marwa
Election results: APC wins Etsako West, Central in Edo
Gunmen kill Oyo Rep as violence, apathy mar gov/state assembly polls
6:20 am
PDP supporters celebrate early lead in Kano
Saraki, APC gov candidate win units, disagree on security
Election results: APC wins Yamaltu West in Gombe
Soldier kills one, 13 injured in Akwa Ibom
House election: APC wins two Lagos Island seats
Live Updates: Governorship, houses of assembly elections’ results
APC candidate wins Ijebu-Ode state constituency
Soldiers arrest Nasarawa woman for snatching ballot papers
Father, son killed, Benue hoodlums burn electoral materials
It’s official! Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod are engaged
Five-month-old needs N3.5m for heart surgery
1,447 cases recorded as Lassa fever spreads to 33 states
Enugu APC assembly candidate’s brother shot dead
Bandits kidnap INEC official in Sokoto
Southern Kaduna youths arrest suspected thugs
Three die in Abuja bridge crash
Suspected thugs snatch ballot boxes in Rivers
VIDEO: INEC ad hoc staff protest at Ikosi Ketu RAC
Dog kills nursery school pupil, injures another in Rivers
Saraki, APC gov candidate win units, disagree on security
Only democracy enemies’ll fault army deployment —Oshiomhole
FG’s abuse of office far below govs’ corrupt practices – Yakasai
Mark loses at his polling unit, Ortom, Jime, Akume win
Dankwambo loses polling unit to APC
Hanging national electoral contest on the platform of ethnic affiliation
Discos failed to remit N325.54bn in 10 months – NBET
Man’s adaptation to technological advancement
Gas pricing framework under threat amid power sector crisis
PenCom transfers N9.82bn into NSITF contributors’ pension accounts
CISLAC raises concerns over Ogoni clean-up
FG seeks to boost capital market liquidity
I don’t have a house, plot of land in Lagos – Ex-administrator, Marwa
Oshiomhole handed APC gov ticket to a PDP senator – CPS
I can’t fit into politics, I’m too blunt – Olabintan Famutimi
ASUU should consider ‘debt forgiveness’ to end strike permanently –Abdulraheem, EX-UNILORIN VC
Suspended govs have opportunity to show remorse or be expelled — Eta, NWC VC
Mum made errant child do part of our gardener’s work — Daughter of Nigeria’s envoy to Republic of Congo
It’s official! Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod are engaged
Beating three opponents in one night was wild — Larry Ekundayo
Ligue 1: Marcelo injured as Lyon stumble before Barca trip
La Liga: Messi, Suarez lead Barca to Rayo victory
UPDATED: English Premier League table
Premier League: Rapid Sterling’s hat-trick takes Man City four points clear
I only assisted, I didn’t write One for Tiwa Savage – Wale Turner
I don’t regret getting married to Abounce – Yvonne Jegede
Kelechi Eke launches Rootflix
My baby daddy not involved in our daughter’s life – Uche Ogbodo
Nollywood, Kannywood meet in Zero Hour
Actresses complaining about sex-for-roles should watch how they dress — Paul Obazele
Editorial: Police must secure NYSC members during polls
Curbing electoral fraud through electronic voting
Raise your ‘voice’ for that vulnerable woman
Become a secondary virgin and experience heaven on earth!
Rules of infidelity…

The Nation
Adebule, ex-council chiefs win for Sanwo-Olu
Sanwo-Olu wins in AD candidate’s polling unit
Voters sell votes to highest bidder during polls –Centre
Fayose loses Unit, ward to APC
EFCC arrests Ogun APM Assembly candidate over alleged vote- buying
Onnoghen’s trial: Tension as NBA queries prosecuting SAN, may impose sanctions
Buhari: I expect Atiku to go to court
PDP, other opposition parties are repeater stations, says Tinubu
Rep, police sergeant shot dead, 11 others killed
Democracy with diarchical overtones
Sen Omo-Agege and senate presidency
Buhari’s surviving octogenarian sister treks 100 metres to vote
Buhari’s second term will be better – Adiukwu
Race for NASS leadership gathers force
Atiku wins polling unit
Ekere optimistic of victory
Sanwo-Olu: I am confident of victory
Sen. Adeleke votes, optimistic of victory at tribunal
Terrorism: ABCON partners EFCC
Consumers desire more from smart products
Sustainable policies reason for GDP growth —Experts
Connecting with Consumers
Why e-transactions may experience hitches- NIBBS
OMD earns recognition as Global Media Agency of the Year 2019

FADEYI OLORO discharged from hospital
How a Lagos drama inspired ‘In My Head’ –Spicy
YVONNE JEGEDE Why my marriage crashed
WALE ADENUGA As film makers we’re becoming more daring
Onyeka Onwenu, others applaud ‘Hymntestants’
‘Breast cancer not death sentence’
‘Women without natural breast can live a normal life’ – Radiologist
NGO partners Ogun on reproductive health
Sanwo-Olu campaign concludes free medical outreach in Lagos markets
Federal Govt keeps mum on NHIS crisis
Promasidor supports families of children with disabilities
Agenda for Buhari
This, we believe
Editorial: Training not enough
Making our children read again
Atiku, Fela Durotoye win in their own ways
Party chief on AWOL with millions of naira
Disquiet in Abuja church over pastor’s extramarital affair
2019 governorship poll and state leadership
Young Nigerian shocks Obasanjo in UK

House of Reps Member, PDP Supporter Killed in Ibadan
Bauchi Governor Loses Polling Unit to PDP
Live Updates: Governorship/House of Assembly Elections
Live Updates: Governorship/House of Assembly Elections
Observers, Nwodo, Nwobodo, Cleric Hail Peaceful Election in Enugu
Rescuing Lagos’ Cosmopolitanism
Wanted: Senate President for the 9th Assembly
Expectations from Buhari’s New Government
Mike Igini: Hats Off to a Dogged Patriot!
Ayade: A Governor and Philanthropist @51
Let Atiku Seek His Legitimate Right!
Subomi Balogun: Royalty, Riches and Reverence
IWD: Why Nigerian Girls Need New Role Models
Chiezugo Orizu: On a Mission to Promote Local Brands
Finding New Chapters in Music
At Last, A Glimmer of Hope for Textile, Garment Industry
Dangote Cement’s 12% Revenue Growth Lifts GDP
Democracy Under Siege
Will 9th N’Assembly Sidestep Pitfalls of the Past?
The Igbo are The Engine of The Vehicle Called Nigeria
Kachikwu: Daring the Odds!
Is Nigeria’s Compliance Industry Ready for Challenges of Regulatory Technology?
Adding Value to Nigeria-China Currency Swap Deal
I Feel Extremely Fulfilled that UBA is Living up to its Mantra of Africa’s Global Bank
Confident United Dare Arsenal at Emirates
Sterling hat-trick sends Man City Four clear of Liverpool
Bayern Crush Wolfsburg 6-0 to Lead Bundesliga
Messi Scores as Barcelona Stay Seven Points Clear in Spain
Golden Eaglets Invitation Thrills Ajanaku
EDITORIAL: The Cost of Elections in Nigeria

Daily Trust
Violence, apathy mar polls
APC, PDP run tight race in Kano, Kaduna, Lagos, Sokoto
Dangers of junk handsets
Meet first time senators for the 9th Assembly
Nicolas: The unknown presidential candidate who came after Buhari, Atiku
Atiku’s court move’ll end discontent over polls outcome – Abdulsalami Abubakar
Free and fair elections
Africa’s Richest Man Makes a $17 Billion Bid for Immortality
A week of carnage: How bandits killed over 80 in Zamfara
Foreign rice threatens Nigeria’s rising domestic production
Jigawa: APC, PDP guber candidates win own polling units
CAF Confed: Enugu Rangers chase redemption in Burkina Faso
Lagos Polo Festival: Almat, STL, Lagos Machine, 31 others jostle for top laurels
Don’t be tempted by bumper cheques in China – Mikel warns younger players
FG makes N345.89m from savings bond in February – DMO
Why the National Fleet hasn’t come on stream – Hassan Bello
Minister demands increased women’s participation in digital economy
Guber poll: Zamfara APC candidate wins polling unit
Lagos: Voters’ turnout low at various polling units in Oshodi
Election records low turnout in some parts of Lagos
Nigerian loot in London
Russia stands with Maduro, while hedging its bets
Ballot box snatcher shot dead in Akwa Ibom
Thugs burn election materials in Edo State
Police nab two suspected vote buyers in Calabar
Editorial: Dangers of junk handsets
“Mad man” disrupts voting in Umuahia
Why some people reap losses from agribusiness
Maize farmers meet in Daura, to pay N1.2bn ABP loan
Early rain threatens Katsina tomato farms
Non-binary Nigerian nominated for a women’s fiction prize
Michael Jackson statue removed from museum following abuse claims
Kannywood’s 7 youngest stars
Cause of explosion at Nembe Creek Oilfields still unknown – FG
African Environment Day: Women participation key to sustainable environment
Nigeria, African losing billions of dollars to illegal Wildlife exploitation

The Sun
Guber: 2 die as violence, snatching of electoral materials mar polls in Imo
Armed bandits kidnap INEC official in Sokoto village
Thugs attack, stab ward chairman in Delta
Agony of crippled beggar with 2 children
Oyo: Federal lawmaker shot dead
Ebonyi: Thugs burn down INEC RAC
Protest, shortage of materials disrupt election in Kosofe
Guber: 2 die as violence, snatching of electoral materials mar polls in Imo
Customs: Apapa Command reaches for excellence
2 killed, 6 sustained gunshot wounds in Anambra
Obaseki expresses satisfaction, as low turn signposts election in Edo
Ogun APM guber candidate Akinlade votes, calls for credible polls
Let Abubakar go to court, Buhari charges as he votes in Daura
Senate Presidency: It’s turn of Ndigbo, says South East Youth Movement
Amechi, elder statesman, counsels Buhari, Atiku on presidential election results
Atiku’s decision to seek redress in court is his right – Guy Ikokwu
Why we dumped PDP, Kwankwaso for APC –Senator Mas’ud el Jibrin, former Kano PDP Chairman
Guber/ Assembly Elections
Hoodlums burn electoral materials, kidnap INEC staff in Benue
Don’t let Nigerians down, Primate Ayodele charges Buhari
Women don’t be shy over that demand
Deeply divided country
Mr. Buhari, please unite us
From genocide to rebirth: The reform message from the Rwandan Civil Service
10 Basics of business etiquette
Body odour What is body odour?
Masked hoodlums burn electoral materials in Edo
2 feared dead, one injured during Ondo Assembly poll
Bandits kill cop, abduct 3 INEC ad hoc staff in Katsina
Gov Dickson accuses security agencies, INEC of colluding with APC
Jime optimistic of victory in Benue

Fayose Loses Ward, Polling Unit To APC In Ekiti
Kwara Elections: APN Calls For Cancellation Of Result
State Elections: PDP Decries Killings, Violence, Militarisation
BREAKING: Shot Oyo Reps Member, Temitope Sugar, Dies In UCH
Large turnout, votes buying, snatching of electoral materials in Ondo House of Assembly election
We’re poised to win, says Ogun PDP gov candidate, Buruji Kashamu
Sanwo-Olu casts his vote, predicts own victory
INEC has learnt from its mistakes, says Oyo APC candidate, Adelabu
Isiaka thumbs up INEC on conduct of election
Ambode casts his vote in Epe
Shop owner disrupts voting in Odi community, Bayelsa
Seyi Makinde casts his vote in Ibadan
I will abide by the results of the election ― Tambuwal
Elections: Gov Dickson accuses security agencies, INEC of colluding with APC thugs to produce fake results
Osun Assembly election: Oyetola says APC will get absolute majority as exercise records low turnout
Osun Assembly election: Omisore votes after two-hour delay by soldiers
Burnt INEC office: 36,392 electorate disenfranchised in Ebonyi — REC
Elections: Hoodlums wreak mayhem at Ile Titun area of Ibadan
Two persons reportedly killed in Ondo over ballot snatching
Elections: APC wins in Aso Rock
Bindow loses to PDP in Govt House, Yola
Gov Bagudu sweeps results announced in Birnin Kebbi
Sanwo-Olu’s running mate, Hamzat wins polling unit in Epe with landslide
Bauchi gov, Abubakar loses polling unit to PDP candidate
Ex-gov, Gbenga Daniel, delivers polling unit for APC
Ogun APC guber candidate, Abiodun, wins unit
Dogara unhappy with low voters turnout in Bauchi
EFCC arrests politician with huge amount of money at polling unit in Benue
Elections: Ex-President Jonathan, wife, Gov Dickson, Sylvia vote in Bayelsa
Senator Buhari visits Alao-Akala after election
Kashamu wins polling unit
Election: Okowa, Ogboru express assurance of victory
Low turnout mars Edo House of Assembly election
Large turnout, votes buying, snatching of electoral materials in Ondo House of Assembly election
We’re poised to win, says Ogun PDP gov candidate, Buruji Kashamu
I will abide by the results of the election ― Tambuwal
Elections: Gov Dickson accuses security agencies, INEC of colluding with APC thugs to produce fake results
Burnt INEC office: 36,392 electorate disenfranchised in Ebonyi — REC

No Election Since 1999 Passed Integrity Test In Nigeria —Shonibare, SDP
Election petitions part of development stages of our democracy —Raji,…

The Guardian
Governorship/State Assembly elections record low turnout
PDP, Atiku can re-file motion for forensic inspection of election materials – Lawyers
UK’s May staggers on amid predictions of her political demise
Order military to comply with constitutional and legal responsibilities — CSOs urge Buhari
Why I boycotted election, Ayogu Eze
Troops kill six terrorists to protect Borno community
A job is waiting for me in Abuja if I lose election, says el-Rufai
Fayemi canvasses one-day election, e-voting
Late arrivals, multiple voting mar election
Djokovic dispatches Fratangelo to reach Indian Wells 3rd round
Man City stay four points clear of Premier League
Piatek ‘kung fu’ goal rescues Milan at Chievo
Arsenal host Man United at Emirate in Super Sunday clash
After completing century, Federer rises in rankings
Messi and Suarez lead Barca to Rayo victory
Another look at February 23rd presidential election
Melaye: Why his triumphs against all odds
How Southeast voted in Presidential/NASS elections
Why APC is struggling in Southwest
Ngozi-Okonji Iweala: More Than A Financial Influencer
Editorial: CIBN Tribunal for erring bankers
Giving children quality custody, upkeep and access after divorce
Healthy lifestyle, regular check help to prevent kidney diseases


VP Osinbajo delivers polling unit as APC leads in Ogun
Serving Oyo Reps member, Olatoye sugar shot dead by unknown gunmen
FCT elections: PDP takes early lead in Gwarinpa polling units
Lawmaker wants Nigeria to adopt technology in improving elections
Lethal Rice Smuggled Inside Car Bonnet
Lagos And The Indigeneship Hoax
The Death Of Democracy In Nigeria: A Coroner’s Inquest (2)
Of Atiku, Advisers And Election Tribunal
Alleged ‘Stolen Mandate’ In Akwa-Ibom: Does President Buhari, Osinbajo Know The Facts Of The Matter?
No Difference Between Nigeria Email Scams And Political Campaigns?
I Believe Teachers Can Get Their Reward Here On Earth And Also In Heaven — Adekunle Raphael
Buhari, Atiku’s Battle For Nigeria Enters New Phase
Igbo Men Positioning For Senate President Or President In 2023 Are Clowns, Charlatans – ABC Nwosu
Drug Abuse Ends All Dreams
The Great Possibilities Of God’s Powerknowing The Power Of Jesus (2)
Catholic Priest Calls For Restructuring
Fresh 90 Pupils Bag Oritsejafor’s Scholarship
I Married Early To Escape Hustling Girls In The Entertainment Industry – Gabosky
Give Priority To God In Whatever You Do
Warning For The Heavenly Candidate (IV)
Buhari, Atiku’s battle for Nigeria enters new phase
Igbo men positioning for Senate President or President in 2023 are clowns, charlatans – ABC Nwosu
Apathy, killings mar Governorship, State Assembly Polls
93 dead as Lassa fever rages
Breaking: Gunmen open fire at polling unit in Delta
Election: Counting begins
Election : 2 persons allegedly shot dead in Ibadan S’West
Atiku laments low turn-out of voters
Elections update: The way the military acted discouraged people – Wike
Governorship election : Upsets, surprise loom and how they may emerge
Alleged ‘stolen mandate’ in Akwa-Ibom: Does President Buhari, Osinbajo know the facts of the matter?
Presidential/N’Assembly Polls: What we saw
Buhari vs Atiku : ‘Contest was between the rich and the poor’
Serving Oyo Reps member, Olatoye sugar shot dead by unknown gunmen
Bayern back on top of Bundesliga as Liverpool loom
Pressure main challenge for Mick Schumacher says Brawn
Corona extends his Porto contract
Athletics: China’s Liu sets 50km walk world record
Serena out-guns Azarenka to reach Indian Wells 3rd round
Open relationship – End of monogamy as we know it?
Untamed desires
I married early to escape hustling girls in the entertainment industry – Gabosky
LOOSE Media, AAF announces grant to support Aspiring Writers
Yvonne Jegede confirms separation from husband
2face celebrates 20-years in music
Davido on cars shopping spree for members of his 30BG crew


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