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News Headlines Feb 1, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Feb 1, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch
PDP fumes as Niger Republic govs attend Buhari’s campaign in Kano
British singer demands justice for hotelier mother, manager killed in Lagos
Don’t despair despite Buhari’s undeperformance — Obasanjo
APC, PDP worthy of absolute rejection – Soyinka
DSS wants to arrest me, CUPP’s spokesman alleges
INEC pastes Kashamu’s name as Ogun PDP gov candidate
Witness scheduled to testify against Evans involved in accident
Internet fraudster jailed for impersonating US army officer
Mum arrested for attempting to sell newborn baby in Anambra
Osun herbalist’s son remanded for stealing lady’s pants
Mother accuses school owner of taking kids to police station over fees
Why Onnoghen should resign today
Marafa asks Buhari to shelve Zamfara rally, hails INEC
Scores injured as APC, APM supporters clash in Ogun
Hoodlums attack Agbaje campaign convoy in Lagos
CCT to resume Onnoghen’s trial February 4
Suspected robbers arrested for killing two in Lagos
I won’t dump APGA for APC, says Obiano
Suspected robbers arrested for killing two in Lagos
Man sodomizes, infects teenager with HIV in Lagos
44-year-old man nabbed for stealing Imo lawmaker’s car
Lawmaker dumps PDP for APC in Ekiti
The Candidates: APC faults Atiku, Obi’s claims on economy, others
New revenue formula far from sight – Investigation
Design Union portfolio size hits $600m
Airtel promotes giving culture with ATL initiative
Guinness inaugurates agric scheme to support local content
Indomie introduces new variant to Abuja consumers
Lawmakers move to ensure completion of CBN’s projects
The Candidate: I lend EFCC N300m from privatisation proceeds –Atiku
Neymar returns to France on crutches
Arsenal sign Barca’s Suarez
Conte keen on returning to coaching
Barca want to win all titles –Messi
Finalists emerge in Zenith/Delta Principals’ Cup
Nantes pay tribute to Sala
‘Tai Solarin taught us to excel, stand alone’
We need young minds to solve Nigeria’s problems – Aboderin-Talabi
NUT urges FG, states to commit 15% budget to education
Mathematics education key to credible elections – Ugbebor
Kolade, Adebule want more girls involved in STEM
IGS alumni lament Ekiti govt’s neglect of alma mater
My first time in aeroplane, I thought I’d die – Woli Agba
We’re going to change future of Nigeria’s creative industry – Odugbemi
Cardi B appears in court over strip club brawl
Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records attracts multi-million dollar investment
How to fix your camera when it falls
Best apps for keeping up with sports
Useful Microsoft Word tips, tricks
Editorial: Looking inwards in arresting Nigeria’s rising debt
Why Onnoghen should resign today!
Ogun 2019: Rising above partisan politics
What will Nigeria look like in 2023?
Improving the poor condition at Lagos airport: A reflection

The Nation
I’ll complete 2nd Niger Bridge because of my wife, says Atiku
Kolade, varsity dons, others seek people’s constitution
INEC clears Sanwo-Olu, Kashamu, Ogah, others
Buhari in Kano: I’ll continue to fulfil my promises
Presidency: Time to change Nigeria is now, says Soyinka
Buhari in Kano: I’ll continue to fulfil my promises
Poll: Magu warns bankers on politicians repatriating stolen funds
Why restructuring is key to unity, by Akinrinade
Kachikwu mulls duty waiver for Project 100
Why Atiku should sue Obasanjo, by Oshiomhole
Why Atiku can’t get support from Southwest
Governorship candidates decry infrastructure deficit in Kwara
I’m next governor of Kwara, says Abdulrazaq
Alaba traders endorse Salis for Lagos governor
Plans to impeach Ambode self-destructive – Action Alliance
Lagos PDP to INEC: Don’t involve NURTW members in elections logistics
‘Kagawa set to join Besiktas on loan’
Oxford joins Augsburg on loan
Akpeyi joins Kaizer Chiefs
Breaking: Oshoala joins FC Barcelona
Liam Millar joins Kilmarnock on loan from Liverpool
FBI launched to breed creative giants
Ecobank, Alaba maket traders partner
Joké Coker joins Forbes Coaches Council
Steel merchants seek new mineral sector’s road map
StarTimes gets CEO
Edgal to LASPOTECH workers: shun violence
Cleaner accused of stealing generator cable
How parents can keep kids from drug abuse, by experts
Alaba International Market is 40
Banker faces N2.4m fraud charge
Robbery suspects held
Two salesmen charged with phone theft
Man steals N100,000 necklace
Court stops FUTA VC from spending earned allowances
Prince Harry excited to be a father
Human nature and constitutional corruption
When your chi tells your story

ThisDay
INEC Maintains APC Has No Candidates in Rivers, Zamfara
Kashamu makes final list
Obasanjo Vows to Do Everything to Save Nigeria’s Democracy
Court Orders LADOL to Grant Samsung Unrestricted Access to Fabrication Yard
How Danny Young Made YouTube Delete Tiwa Savage’s “One” Video
Davido Sells Out O2 Arena in London
Adesua Clears Air on Banky W Allegedly Receiving N57m from Buhari
Mixed Feelings for Omotola over Non-inclusion of African Movies in 2019 Oscars
Burna Boy Starts the Year on a Brighter Note
Niteshift Coliseum Hosts Sanwo-Olu
Akiin Shuga is All ‘Shuga Coated’ in New Album
Hilda Dokubo Advocates For Special Film Classification for Gender-Related Movies
DJ Kaywise Shines at Joor Concert
Tackling Storylines in a Digital Era
Celebrating Nigerian US-based Cinematographer
Conversations with Dr. Bukar Usman
City Chronicles Opens at AAF
LASG, SNA Unite for a Week Exhibition
Between Czech Government and its Nigerian Migrants
Soyinka: APC, PDP Don’t Deserve Our Votes
Atiku Promises to Complete Abandoned Ports in Delta, Second Niger Bridge
Atiku, Udom and the PDP Presidential Campaign Rally
Travails of Titi Abubakar Across Southwest States
APC Witnesses Authenticate Results Alteration
Abandoned by the Federal Government, Niger Delta States Resort to Self-help
Zamfara APC Senator Says Hope Not Lost for Party
Nigeria’s Manufacturing Index Rises for 22nd Consecutive Month
Lawmakers Laud CBN’s CSR Initiatives
Guinness Nigeria Posts N3.8bn Half Year Profit
UBA Expands to Mali
Flour Mills of Nigeria Posts N9bn Profit in Nine Months
NSA Plans to Shutdown Internet Service to Aid Rigging, Wike Alleges
Top Stars Arrive, Set for 2019 Access Lagos City Marathon Showdown
Transfer: FC Barcelona Grabs Falcons’ Star, Asisat Oshoala
EFCC Grills Ajayi over Corruption Allegations against NFF Board
Zenith/Delta Principals Cup: It’s Obule, Boys Sec. School Final!
Para-Powerlifting: Peak Congratulates The Unstoppables
Dalung, Pinnick, Dikko in UK for Meetings with NIKE
LET: Oboh Misses Cut in South Africa by One Stroke
Akpeyi Joins Kaizer Chiefs
EDITORIAL: TIME TO SECURE OUR ENVIRONMENT

The Sun
Lagos guber: Hoodlums attack Agbaje’s campaign team
Elections: NSA moves to shut down internet access for rigging – Rivers gov
Abia: Don’t try nonsense with APC votes in Nkporo, Kalu warns dep gov
Onnoghen opens up on foreign accounts
Soyinka rejects Buhari, Atiku
Buhari lauds Hosa Okunbo for Greenhouse Farm project
Atiku promises to complete second Niger Bridge, restore Delta seaports
2 pastors on the run for sodomy, minor infected with HIV – Police
PSC promotes Lamorde, 17 others to AIG
Court fixes Feb 7 for suit seeking Buhari’s disqualification
Man stabs mother to death in Nasarawa
INEC won’t allow election riggers undermine 2019 polls –Igini
10 sustain injuries, vehicles vandalised as APC, APM supporters clash in Ogun
Anambra monarchs to Atiku: Buhari marginalises Ndigbo
Ogun guber: 50 LG, LCDA chairmen declare support for Akinlade
Certificate saga: Buhari’s in-law asks court to disqualify Adamawa gov, Bindow, ahead guber poll
Why government should increase supervision of construction sites
Estate focus : Garki, Abuja
Estate surveyor decries conversion of residential homes to commercial property
Effective monitoring can prevent building collapse – Expert
Consortium of real estate operators collaborate to fight housing deficit
Ambode absent at Sanwo-Olu’s mega rally
Atiku’s presidential bid for shadowy foreign interest – APC
Veteran Hollywood actor, Dick Miller dies at 90
Nigeria’s Okwuchi gets automatic ticket to America’s Got Talent: The Champions finals
Counting the cost of everything in life
Encomiums for Chukwudozie, Dozzy Group chairman
Between ringworm and leprosy
Need to declare national holiday in honour of Zik
‘Resurrected’ Ethiopian man finally dies
Bayelsa medical varsity gets NUC approval
Presidency: Northern Igbo align with Ohanaeze on Atiku, Obi endorsement
Elections: Rising insecurity worries CAN
I’m destined to act –Samuel Ajibola
Scooper app aims at empowering content creators -Etim
AFTV’ll dominate the world with African contents – Omodia
News Headlines Feb 1, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers: Music runs in our DNA

Daily Trust
Atiku, Obi lied 6 times during town hall programme — APC
Minister, Marwa urge FCT residents to vote Buhari
Youths in support of my senatorial ambition — Sule Lamido Jnr
Dino, Wada, others allege threat to Kogi polls
APC’ll field candidates in Zamfara — Jaji
Nigerians to pay for National ID Card from 2022 – NIMC
INEC has accepted Zamfara APC candidates – Yari
Atiku promises to renovate sea ports, completes all abandoned FG projects in Delta if elected
Buhari arrives Sani Abacha stadium in Kano
2019 Elections: The world is watching Buhari, others – Obasanjo
‘I killed our victim for daring to shield her stubborn husband’
Lagos VIS impounds vehicle with 61 defects
Ijaw youth march for Buhari in Abuja
Minister, Marwa urge FCT residents to vote Buhari
Youths in support of my senatorial ambition — Sule Lamido Jnr
Kipkosgei, Kiptocich, others arrive for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
Akpeyi holds talks with Kaizer Chiefs, Madu joins Roeselare
Flying Eagles inspired by Rohr’s solidarity
FG launches ‘Project 100’ to support local oil, gas service firms
NCC to unveil internet industry code this year
Nigeria, others urged to reject W/Bank water scheme
FCTA partners Indian group on tech varsity
Karu Christians, Muslims begin interfaith dialogue for polls
Native doctor docked over money doubling
Onnoghen: Getting the Judiciary and the Bar to work for justice
Is Nigerian democracy in recession?
If I were to vote…
The amity between Buhari and Borno politics
Yobe: Security, infrastructure and hope re-kindled
DJIBOUTI: 38 migrants confirmed dead after boats capsize
Woman leads gang to rob, snatch cars from Uber drivers
4 suspected cross-border bandits nabbed with guns, charms
Police arrest man for allegedly infecting boy with HIV
Editorial: No to speed limiters on private vehicles
As Baro River Port bounces back
NDLEA disowns money-for-job scam
The boy who interdicted Imam Malik
Forum cautions religious leaders against hate speech
Muslims petition Nike to recall ‘offensive’ Air Max sneaker
Sosoliso survivor, Kelechi gets to America’s got talent final
CCT to resume Onnoghen’s trial Feb 4
Court dissolves pastor’s 18 years marriage for impregnating 2 church members
Onnoghen: Thugs beat up NBA chairman in Rivers
StarTimes gets new CEO
MRS appoints new MD
Ibidapo Obe joins NICArb governing council

The Guardian
Soyinka vows not to vote for Buhari, Atiku
30 fuel vessels, others stuck on Lagos high sea
‘MTN is target of claims, threats in Nigeria’
Buhari pledges to improve agriculture, economy in Kano
Experts task media on fight against fake news
EFCC warns ex-officials against impersonation, fraudulent activities
ECOWAS uniform currency may berth next year
Nigeria moves to dominate global oil industry with 100 firms
Nwaoboshi urges court to bar bank official as witness in his trial
Dalung leads NFF to London for NIKE talks
No hiding place for Wydad, says Lobi’s Tyavkase
The happy grand slam of Asia Pacific
Georgia Oboh aims for glory at Serengeti Team Championship after narrow miss in Jo’burg
We look out for long arms, speed, skill, Ujiri tells CNN
Ogun APC, APM supporters clash
Atiku vows to complete Niger Bridge, revive seaports in Delta
Thugs attack Jimi Agbaje’s, Dapo Abiodun’s convoys
CUPP asks court to declare Buhari medically unfit, APC faults request
Editorial: On the bill criminalising estimated electricity billing
Government policies, targets are very realistic, says Ahmed
NCC, CBN, police move to fight e-fraud
AXA Mansard partners Techpoint on SMEs in Nigeria
Company unveils app to transform financial services
Presidential debate: Between Buhari and Atiku
Our judiciary’s civil war and law of silence
TI report: Wrong testimonial at the wrong time
Almajiri’s skill training: Between sentiment and reason

Vanguard

US, EU And UK’s Stand Against Election-Riggers
We’ve Stolen 150 Okada, Killer Robbery Suspects Confess
Atiku In Asaba, Promises To Revive Warri, Koko Ports, Deliver 2nd Niger Bridge
How A Unified Exchange Rate Regime Will Impact Nigeria’s Economy
Sodomy: Man Infects 16-Yr-Old Neighbour’s Son With HIV
Nobody’ll Be Allowed To Manipulate Elections In Rivers —Wike
Elections: NYSC Calls For Security For Corps Members
CCT Fixes Feb 4 To Resume Trial Of Suspended CJN, Onnoghen
Oyo Monarchs, Stakeholders Are Behind Adelabu—Ajimobi
Fire Guts Kano Market, Building In Sabon Gari
The Stranded Squirrels In Ezekwesili’s Party
Iwobi, Ndidi To Preview Eagles’ Latest Jersey
Urhobo Youths Threaten To Withdraw Support For Buhari Over FUPRE Act
2019: Put Nigeria First, Group Urges Voters
Court Grants Samsung Access To Fabrication
Osun Monarch Feeds 5,000 Less Privileged
LASG Committed To Innovative Reforms In Education, Says Dep. Gov
CBN’s PMI report: Nigeria’s economic expansion dips in January
Where Buhari failed, by Obasanjo
Let’s loot Nigeria again, APC mockingly redefines Atiku’s Campaign slogan
CCT fixes Feb 4 to resume trial of suspended CJN, Onnoghen
Elections: NYSC calls for security for corps members
Oyo monarchs, stakeholders are behind Adelabu—Ajimobi
Ikpeazu to Abia: Help is on the way
Amapakabo leads U23s against Libya – Rohr
Champions League: Lobi go to war with Wydad
Zenith Bank/Delta Principals Cup: Obule hits final, to play Boys Sec. School
2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Alli expects new records from elite athletes
Court dissolves pastor’s 18 years marriage for impregnating 2 church members
Beyonce, Jay-Z offer chance of lifetime tickets to fans who go vegan
Cardi B appears in Queens court over strip club brawl
Famous Kannywood artistes thrill crowd at Buhari’s campaign in Kano
Prince Harry excited to ‘join the parenting club’
‘Runtown hasn’t won contract breach case, we’re till in court’
Court sentences man to 6 months imprisonment for stealing trousers
Osinbajo launches school feeding programme in Edo, as FG feeds 9.3m children
Breaking: Articulated vehicles’ restriction into Lagos begins February 1.
Chinese engineer charged in theft of Apple car secrets
WAHO calls for collaboration among West African medicines regulatory agencies

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News Headlines Oct 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Oct 1, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

2019: Sanwo-Olu not fit to govern Lagos, says Ambode
Rivers: Cole, Abe emerge winners as explosions rock APC parallel primaries
Labour suspends strike, wants negotiations concluded
Lagos APC primary: Why I endorsed Sanwo-Olu – Tinubu
MASSOB opposes Bianca Ojukwu’s senatorial bid
APC mocks PDP, says Wike has become sole administrator
Ronaldo allegedly apologised to model after raping her
Africa backs Infantino re-election bid
Plateau: Five feared dead as violence mars PDP, APC primaries
PDP accuses Buhari, APC of posting fake presidential primary results
Noah’s Ark and Osun governorship rerun
Labour suspends strike, wants negotiations concluded
Collegiate presidency and national harmony
Things you didn’t know about financial inclusion
Baby factory: Cleric, 16 pregnant women arrested in Rivers
Two clerics, six others die in Anambra multiple auto crashes
Gunmen sack Delta police station, kill two
Kwara PDP gov primary disrupted
Adelabu wins Oyo APC governorship primary
Policemen arrested for brutalising businessman on bank premises
We’re not committed to first class graduate trainees, others – Chevron
Lagos residents seek road expansion
‘IDPs ready to return to their communities’
Floods: 22 IDPs camps spring up in Delta
Katsina hospitals hit goldmine from labour strike
Aspirant backs Lagos APC direct primaries
Tambuwal in Benue, vows to address poor power supply, others
Buhari accepts Alhassan’s resignation
Ranches: FG to use own land as states resist
Ghana’ll soon reopen 400 Nigerian-owned shops – Ekweremadu
Wema Bank confirms Adebise as MD/CEO
PENGASSAN calls for oil industry reform
‘Heritage Bank supports Next Titan to encourage young entrepreneurs’
Nigerian sports have not grown since Independence – Onigbinde
Gerrard warns Rangers
Adedolapo, Nwachukwu rule police darts
Chelsea’s Luiz loving life under Sarri
Health, education still in dire need of funding
Nigeria @ 58: Poor management puts economy at risk
We’ll use IoT to improve Nigerian businesses – 9mobile
NCC clamps down on pre-registered SIM card sellers
Best ways to protect your gadgets from cyberthreats
Editorial: Without strong institutions, democracy won’t fly
Nigeria at 58

ThisDay
Ambode: Sanwo-Olu’s Aspiration will Jeopardise Buhari-Osinbajo’s Re-election
Ambode: Sanwo-Olu Unfit to be Governor
Buhari Accepts Alhassan’s Resignation, Directs Aisha Abubakar to Oversee Women Affairs Ministry
Labour Suspends Strike
Saraki, Ekweremadu Congratulate Nigerians on 58th Independence

Saraki, Ekweremadu Congratulate Nigerians on 58th Independence
Stand Down or Face Impeachment, Tinubu’s Camp Threatens Ambode
Kwara Assembly Speaker Steps down in Guber Primary
Buhari Visits Plane Crash Survivors
Daniya Emerges PDP Guber Candidate in Sokoto
Late Arrival of Materials Mar APC Primary in A’Ibom
Buhari Returns from US, Accepts Alhassan’s Resignation
2019: Umahi Emerges PDP Guber Candidate
Flood: Bayelsa Gov Orders Closure of All Schools
Obaseki salutes Nigerians, as country marks 58th anniversary
JTB Applauds NGF’s IGR Drive for States
RMB Seeks Improved Awareness on Financial Inclusion
NSE Harps on Protecting Stakeholders’ Information Assets
NCC: Unbundling Financial Services Key to Digital Transformation
Revocation of Skye Bank’s Licence, Inevitable, Analysts Say
Hamzat, Lagos APC Guber Aspirant Bows Out of Race
What a Close Shave
Nigeria @ 58: History, Challenges, Aspirations
FIBA President, Muratore, Thumbs up D’Tigress at the W’Cup
Arsenal Boss, Emery Lauds Iwobi
Danny Jordaan Fails in FIFA Seat Attempt
Ronaldo Denies Rape Claim as ‘Fake News’
Nigeria Can Host NBA Matches, Says Williams
Politicians on Cheap Drugs
Editorial: AS PARTIES HOLD THEIR PRIMARIES…

The Nation

Bayelsa gets head of Service as three perm secs retire
New twists in battle for National Assembly tickets in Ondo
Independence: Nigeria ‘ll be great again, says Osinbajo
Naira gains as politicians pump ‘election dollars’ into economy
Dafinone dies at 91
Tinubu backs Sanwo-Olu for Lagos State APC ticket
Ambode peddling lies against me, says Sanwo-Olu
Reps endorse Sanwo-Olu for Lagos governor
Lagos Speaker urges prayer for peaceful 2019 elections
Strike: Residents empty ATMs in Ekiti
`Let’s come together,’ May makes Brexit appeal to party
We’ve a lot to celebrate, says Conoil
Oluwo, group congratulate Oyetola, Osun residents
UN report urges action on root causes Lake Chad crisis
Saraki, Ekweremadu seek more vibrant citizens’ input in governance
EDEN HAZARD: I don’t care about goals
VICTOR OSIMHEN: Struggle has been my life.
Okunnu: ‘Nigeria has not acquitted itself well’
Kano Senatorial Contest: Buhari’s aide alleges threat to his fife
Kaduna: El-Rufai polls 2,427 votes to emerge APC’s candidate
Investors lose N1.9tr in third quarter
‘We‘ve reduced transactions cost to attract investors’
Access Bank CEO lists gains of technology in banking
October 1: BA celebrates Nigeria with passenger upgrade
Breaking: NLC suspends strike over minimum wage
Politics of peace

The Sun

APC holds parallel guber primaries in Rivers
APC presidential primary: Kalu’s LG gives Buhari highest votes
Ugwuanyi, Okowa, Umahi win tickets
Minimum wage: Labour suspends warning strike
Lagos gov derailed –Tinubu
Rivers guber: I’m ready for 2019 election, Wike declares
Imo guber: Okorocha’s son-in-law, Uzodinma, others fight for APC ticket today
Osinbajo leads prayer for Nigeria at 58
Buhari accepts Aisha Alhassan’s resignation as minister
BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu unfit to rule Lagos – Ambode
Doc, is vaccination only for measles and polio?
Because we are all involved
Of ISGPP, book readers and leaders
Editors as bush meat gourmets
Extra time and the Osun rerun poll
Buhari appoints Hajiya Aisha Abubakar as Minister Women Affairs and Social Development
My odyssey as desert warrior – Newton Jibunoh

Daily Trust
Ambode vows to fight for APC ticket, hits Sanwo-Olu
We had hopes in 1960, but… – Patrick Adaba
We were excited about the Queen’s visit – Anthony Sani
Many feared dead as crisis rocks Jos over motorcyclist’s killing
Schools shut as flood displaces 150,000 in Bayelsa
Convention threat: Wike now PDP sole administrator – APC
Ripples over suspended Nigeria Air project
Why I am not supporting Ambode for second term —Tinubu
Nigeria yet to realize potential at 58 – ACF
PDP won’t implode after P/Harcourt convention – BoT member
Kogi West: Group endorses Akanle for Senate
CSOs endorse Aishatu Ahmed for senate
D’Tigress lose to Canada in Women’s Basketball W/Cup classification playoffs
..FIBA President lauds D’Tigress’ World Cup performance
..Babalola crashes out in qualifiers of Lagos Open Tennis
FBNquest highlights role of audit executives in cyber security
FCT senate: I have no preferred candidate – Minister
APC by day, PDP by night
The Osun barometer
Social classes that fought for Nigeria’s independence
Why I endorsed Prof. Zulum to succeed me as Borno’s governor
Macedonians vote on whether to change country’s name
.CONGO: Opposition leaders warn of vote-rigging risk in presidential poll.
INDONESIA: Tsunami death toll tops 800 amid search for survivors
Editorial: Happy Independence Day
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News Headlines Aug 31, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 31, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

APC NEC adopts direct presidential primary, indirect for gov, others
PDP asks Tambuwal, Atiku, Kwankwaso, others to accept primary’s outcome
Saraki declares presidential bid, promises sincere anti-graft war
Not Too Young To Run distances self from Saraki’s declaration
Davido’s presence causes scare at NYSC camp
Trump and May’s thumbs down for Nigeria
APC won’t miss migrant politicians –Oshiomhole
Voting for APC in 2019 will further divide Nigeria —Lamido
Bamidele returns after treating gun injury in US
Clark, Adebanjo, Abdullahi, Ezeife attack President over anti-rule of law comment
Suspected fraudster abducts Facebook female friend
25-year-old mother of two hacked to death in Ekiti
Joshua is best world heavyweight boxer – Tyson
MTN denies illegally repatriating $8.1bn
Buhari’s national interest comment, alibi to undermine judiciary —Soyinka
FAAC sets up committee on Excess Crude Account management
Police arraign three for stealing helicopter spare parts
Teenager drugs man to steal motorcycle
Fresh 164 Nigerians return from Libya
Sales boy burgles boss’ shop, steals property
Lagos businessmen lament torture, accuse F-SARS of frame-up
NYSC accuses Osun LG chairmen of withholding scheme’s money
Summit: Akpabio, nine ministers to accompany Buhari to China
Inauguration: Fayose’s aide faults Fayemi’s request for tightened security
Wike urges PDP presidential aspirants to unite against APC
National Assembly panel cuts INEC budget by N202.2m
We will earn your trust and votes, Fela Durotoye says, emerges PACT consensus candidate
Tambuwal picks PDP presidential form
I’ll support female aspirants across party lines — Aisha Buhari
NSE, London Stock Exchange are key partners ― Onyema
Manufacturing key to economic growth, says Dangote
Apple to unveil new iPhones in September
Farmers, herders’ clashes threaten output of cash crops
BoI gets re-certification on ISO compliance
Champions League: Ronaldo returns to Old Trafford as Juve draw Man United
Luka Modric named UEFA player of year
Osun teachers involved in ongoing workers’ strike – NUT chair
InterswitchSPAK STEM competition stresses need for emotional intelligence
Akeredolu’s wife donates 400 laptops to pupils
Nigeria’s challenges have given way to dividends under me – Buhari
PHOTOS: APC holds NEC meeting
BBC reporter shocked that Terra Kulture founder lives in Nigeria
FG must stop unlawful arrests, detentions, says Amnesty International
‘National interest,’ an alibi for flouting judiciary’s decisions, Soyinka tells Buhari
Oyo Govt declares Friday work-free for PVC registration, collection
5,000 out-of-school girls to acquire basic literacy, numeracy skills
All you need to know about investment clubs
NBC kicks over N4.3bn owed by broadcast stations
From accreditation crisis, a motivational book
Nigeria has a lot to learn from Ikoyi Club – President
Scientists discover new genes involved in Alzheimer’s disease
‘OTACCWA out to encourage pharmaceutical companies to provide cold chain facilities’
Why women should test for ovarian cancer after 40
Agency says early sex initiation increases HIV vulnerability
FUNAAB records breakthrough, develops indigenous chickens
How to get all your data back from Google
Editorial: Making Made-in-Nigeria products competitive
Letter to Leah Sharibu
Kofi Annan and his likes in Nigeria
Taking over police job is good business in Nigeria
APC govs reject direct primary as NEC meeting holds
Girl arrested for allegedly drugging okada rider, snatching motorcycle
VIDEO: Pastor stops wedding party over bridesmaid’s twerking
Xenophobia: Three killed in Soweto – South African Police
German police ready for new anti-migrant rally –Official
Court sentences ex-policeman to 15 years in prison for killing teen
Media outlet shuts down after three reporters are killed Central African Republic
Goats can distinguish happy faces from angry ones –Study
We must get our internal dynamics right in order to win –Buhari
APC won’t miss ‘rolling stone’ politicians –Oshiomhole
Dogara, Lasun absent at APC NEC meeting
Trends, expectations from entrepreneurs in modern UPS design
Pay back your bank loans, FG tells farmers
NNPC to establish 200,000bpd condensate refineries
NIPOST set to begin electronic money transfer service
Southgate hails Shaw’s desire as United star returns to England squad
All you need to know about Champions League draw
Deschamps backs Lloris, recalls ‘retired’ Rami in first post-World Cup squad
Agency says early sex initiation increases HIV vulnerability

The Nation

Ronaldo tries again for first goal, Inter for first win
FIFA: Nigerians Make 2018 World Cup Unforgettable
APC adopts direct primary for presidential candidate
Soyinka criticises Buhari on rule of law, national interest
MTN rejects CBN’s order to refund $8.1b
Assembly panel okays N143.2b for INEC
Saraki, Tambuwal, others exit had no dent on APC, says Buhari
Nigeria, UK yearly trade hits £4.2b
Nigeria saves $200m yearly from fertiliser plants’ revival, says Osinbajo
We’ve lifted Nigerians out of poverty, says Osinbajo
Buhari urges women to go for elective offices
Why there’s low cargo in Eastern ports, by NPA
Police probe Lafia market fracas
Gunmen kill two policemen, driver in Rivers
Davido’s presence electrifies NYSC camp
Ronaldo tries again for first goal, Inter for first win
FIFA: Nigerians Make 2018 World Cup Unforgettable
Champions League Draw: Ronaldo Back to Old Trafford
Serena off Witthoeft to set up Venus clash
Plot against Super Eagles’ AFCON ticket thickens
FIBA World Cup: D’Tigress vow good outing
Akin Omotoso’s ‘Vaya’ to make debut on Netflix
Ahead of TIFF: Afghanistan-set drama wins $100,000
Lagos residents advised on proper sanitation
We’re used to dirty naira notes, say Lagosians
Court to hear suit against Lagos PDP exco September 6
Three businessmen remanded for ‘theft of $46,940 helicopter parts’
Lagos to returnee pilgrims: be godly in your conduct
Company constructs classes, library for college in Kano
Educate children on moral, lawyer advises parents
Nigeria, UK yearly trade hits £4.2b
Guinness Nigeria increases dividend up by 187.5%
Access Bank to pay N7.23b interim dividend
NNPC reporting template ready next month

The Sun

Sometimes I feel I didn’t do enough for my late mum – Abounce, rapper/actor
2019: Unite to sack Buhari, Wike tells PDP candidates
Soyinka warns Buhari
Why I’m running for president – Saraki
Vote for me again in 2019, Buhari begs women
2019: APC adopts direct primary election for presidency only
Araraume set to dump APC for APGA
Tanker explosion: Church, hotels, shops razed in Rivers
$8.1bn refund: Bankers move to save MTN
Use your influence to turn nation to God, Mrs. Ambode tells women
PVC collection: Oyo declares Friday work-free day
Libya: 165 Nigerian migrants arrive Lagos
I won’t leave PDP again – Atiku Abubakar
India, Nigeria’s largest trading partner – Envoy
NSE trading maintain downward trend, All-Share Index drop 0.77%
Emery bans fruit juice at Arsenal
Pellegrini: I rejected Yaya Toure
Eto’o to buy house for ex-Cameroon captain
State congress tears Oyo ADC apar
Cross River: SDP’ll sack Ayade in 2019, guber aspirant boasts
Benue monarch condoles with Dickson, donates N.5m towards Cancer Foundation
Flooding: Obaseki assesses impact, assures victims of relief materials
Cargo firm lauds Bayelsa govt. on airport project
EDITORIAL: Leah Sharibu’s rescue plea
Tragedy as erosion wreaks havoc on Kebbi community
Stemming Nigeria’s population growth
Nigeria’s seaport and social depression

Daily Trust

2Baba, Waje, DJ Neptune arrive Kaduna for charity musical concert
FIFA President commends Super Eagles, Nigerian fans
UEFA Champions League group stage draw (LIVE UPDATE)
10 things Buhari said at APC NEC meeting in Abuja
APC strives on falsehood – Lamido
Journalists in Abia protest anti-media attacks
Rule of law will outlive you – Soyinka tells Buhari
APC presidential candidate to emerge through direct primary
Buhari departs for China today
2019: Don’t jeopardise national security, Defence Chief warns politicians
How Nigeria can avoid crisis in 2019 – Gambari
Why I want to be president – Saraki
Lamido: I’ll defeat Buhari if I secure PDP ticket
N369m deal: Sen Hunkuyi fails to honour police invitation
Saraki Declares for presidency at meeting with #NotTooYoungToRun
Voter registration: Edo declares today work-free
JAMB adopts new exam style for the blind, others
Nigeria doesn’t need president with military background – Bafarawa
I won’t quit PDP if I lose primary — Atiku
Providence People’s Congress inaugurates plateau chapter
Marafa Campaign Organisation distributes 51 cars
Pinnick charges Enyimba to go all the way
How illegal funds repatriation affects exchange rate, prices of goods – Experts
nvestors lose N99bn as MTN, Diamond Bank shares plunge over fine
Reps cttee queries agencies over $21bn loss to non-review of PSCs
5 things Saraki said he would do as president
Pandemonium as Davido sworn-in at Lagos NYSC camp
Development Control demolishes school, garage in Games Village
Students of Imam – Malik Academy shine in WAEC/NECO
False choice between human rights and national security
Buhari, rule of law, national interest and security
JNigeria Air, aviation unions and matters arising
2019 Presidency: Why PDP should look North-Eastwards
Corridors of power: The graveyard of conscience
Macron affirms love for France after ‘resistant Gauls’ aside
Editorial: Before the electronic waste consumes us
Typha grass threatening farming, fishing in Jigawa
Yam farmers enjoy good market as harvest begins
…Bumper harvest expected in Kano, Yobe

Tribune

Successful implementation of ERGP will accelerate 7% GDP growth by 2020 ― Osinbajo
Bukola Saraki declares for president, read full speech
Varsity students storm out of exam hall in South Africa, say questions too tough
Buhari leaves for China Friday
2019: APC adopt direct primary for president, indirect for govs, others
Omisore takes campaign to Oyinlola’s town, promises to rebuild Osun
NYSC, beacon of hope, reference point ― Ajimobi
25-yr-old mother of two, hacked to death in Ekiti
130 disabled persons provided with artificial legs, hands in Anambra
Wike charges PDP presidential aspirants to forge common-front against APC, FG
Over 70% of Ebonyi youths have PVC ― Youth Commissioner
Petrol tanker fire razes church, hotel, shops in Rivers
Man bags 6 months imprisonment for N5,000 theft, mischief
Trump announces trade deal with Mexico
Nigeria wants £4.2bn trade with Britain increased
EDITORIAL: Theresa May on poverty in Nigeria
Shehu Musa on code of conduct for political parties

The Guardian

Saraki declares bid for Aso Rock as Buhari mocks defectors
MTN’s shares drop 23% after CBN’s $8.1bn sanction
Don’t force Moses out of retirement, Mabo tells Rohr
Oyo declares today work-free day for PVCs’ collection
Prevailing insecurity worse than civil war, Atiku declares
SDP ‘ll check challenges in health sector, says Omisore
IGP, political stakeholders promise peaceful poll in Osun
U.S. reaffirms faith in free, credible election in Osun
Akwa Ibom government denies alleged N184m marine terminal fraud
Ronaldo’s Juve face Man United, Barca versus Tottenham
Oboh at World Amateur Championship, eyes Youth Olympics medal
Samuel Eto’o rescues former Cameroon captain who is homeless
New Minna 18-hole green ready for tournaments
Gernot Rohr must earn back Nigeria’s respect after World Cup disappointment
Mibod, SIAO move to develop boxing, other sports in Nigeria
Breaking Coconut On The Head As A Sign Of Prayer Ritual
AfCFTA ratification deadline suffers setback with only seven signatories
UBA offers customers N120 million in new promo
How Nigeria Airways ex-workers’ N45b benefit got stuck again
Visa, LSETF to digitize payments for MSMEs
Editorial: Adieu, Senator John Sydney McCain (1936- 2018)
Gernot Rohr must earn back Nigeria’s respect after World Cup disappointment
PIGB rejection as fatal blow to oil sector reforms
Political defections in Nigeria, causes and consequences
Kofi Annan and the African personality
Education in a rudderless society
Foretelling democracy atrophy
‘Wike has not done well at all’
Dogara stumped by APC, PDP tangle
Nasarawa lawmakers flout court order, declare member’s seat vacant
FG to ban gmail, others for official work, mulls .ng
Paystack secures $8m Series A Funding
NIMC begins transfer of e-ID cards
NCC, WIPO partner on capacity building on IP rights for judiciary
Illegal tobacco marketers escape government watch, undermine ITP
Substituting almonds for breakfast skipped improves insulin resistance

New Telegraph

2019: Buhari banks on support of womenfolk
‘Not Too Young To Run’ dissociates self from Saraki’s declaration
Police arrest two homosexuals in Ogun
Speaker Dogara absent at APC NEC meeting
Minimum wage: C’ttee to conclude task next week
One killed as onslaught by cultists in Edo continues
Afenifere, Ohanaeze, Arewa leaders move against APC
Primaries: APC proposes N55m for presidential form
Saraki declares presidential ambition, promises to rebuild Nigeria
Buratai: Army’ll courtmartial rioting soldiers
Stop harassing us, journalists tell FG, security agents
N5.87bn fine: Banks risk losing licence
Buhari: Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom’s exit, barely a dent
Soyinka: Nigerians must resist descent to dictatorship
Brain implant could curb epileptic fits
Back to the trenches
Buhari: Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom’s exit, barely a dent
Stop harassing us, journalists tell FG, security agents
Days after, hypnotised lady identified fraudster in public
Driver held for robbing, raping passenger
Police arrest two homosexuals in Ogun
Church, hotel, shops burnt as tanker explodes
Police arrest, recover gun from teenage robbers in Lagos
Punishing offenders’ll curb electoral malpractices – Igbinnosa
APC ‘ll take over Kwara in 2019 – Sulyman
Edo North: Talks of automatic ticket, a smeared campaign
Why I chose not to be a nomadic politician – Ganduje
FG’s cocoa treaty: Nigeria’s FX revenue game changer
ASSBIFI flays capitalists’ attitude to workers’ welfare
NECA tackles FG over business-friendly policies
Heavyweight boxing: Tyson, Lewis declare Joshua as best
CAF Confed Cup: Pinnick charges Enyimba to go all the way
Gymnastics: Dalung lauds TIG, vows to probe athlete’s denial
HiFL: OAU Giants wallop UI Pioneers
Modric beats Ronaldo to win UEFA, top award
US Open: Serena to play sister Venus in third round
Adesua Etomi honoured by alma mater With Kimono’s exit, half of my energy’s gone – Orits Wiliki
Jim Iyke denies being arrested at Murtala Muhammed Airport
Sylvia set for premiere
Kunle Afolayan casts X3M Music act, Simi, in new movie
AMVCAs 2018 holds, as Multichoice announces live broadcast
EDITORIAL: The restructuring debate
Secondus meets PDP presidential aspirants
HOFOWEM: Touching lives, building family ties
2019: Durotoye beats Moghalu, others, for PACT’s presidential ticket
Tambuwal tasks Corps members on national unity
Waiting for Escravos- Warri Seaport
FRSC Academy to award PGD, Masters in road safety
2019: Ambode declares Lagos ‘No go Area’ for kidnappers
Osun: 30 police commissioners to oversee polls – IGP

Leadership

APC Adopts Direct Primary For Presidential Ticket
Saraki Finally Joins Presidential Race
PDP Presidential Aspirants To Sign Agreement
Speaker Dogara Absent As APC NEC Commences
2019: Save Nigeria’s Democracy, German Chancellor Urged
I wouldn’t Have signed Ronaldo — Ex-Juve chief
Venus, Serena Williams Set For 30th Career Clash
NASSLAF Protests Ekweremadu Utterance Over Members’ Welfare
Anxiety In Nigeria’s Oil Industry As Sinopec Set To Downsize
Linkage Assurance Posts N4.1bn Gross Premium
Seplat Lists $350m Senior Notes On International Securities Market
Importers Move Vessels To Eastern Ports As Apapa Traffic Persist
Stocks Market Declines By 0.77%
Lawyers, Buhari And The Ruins Of Law
2019: Need To Avert Looming Crisis In Nasarawa
Let’s Break The Ice
20% Of Nigerians Have Dyslexia – Tikolo
Achieving Peace In Taraba Is Paramount To Me – Omar
Governorship Ticket Tears Zamfara APC Apart
CPC VS MultiChoice: Exploiting Consumers Or Exploring A Market
DisCos’ Poor Remittances: Electricity Market Lost N103bn In Q3 2017 – NERC
Gov Bindow Donates Foodstuff To NYSC
Argungu Prince Declares For Kebbi Guber Seat
Imo Guber: Aspirant Advises Youths Against Political Apathy
Ensure Party Supremacy, Aisha Buhari Tells APC Women
‘Akpabio Can’t Alter Power Balance In Akwa Ibom’
Champions League Draw: Ronaldo To Face Man United
Ready Player One: eSports Superstar Sets Sights On Olympics
Prince Harry Wows Crowds By Singing At Hamilton
EDITORIAL: Nigeria And The Water Challenge
Kola Aluko And Atlantic Energy: Beyond Headlines And Scandals
2019 Presidency: Why PDP Should Look North-Eastwards
Huriwa/Nbc: Facts Of A Fictitious Agenda I
For The Polity Not To Be Overheated
Trump, Nigerians And Ado About Nothing
Stocks Market Declines By 0.77%
2019: Need To Avert Looming Crisis In Nasarawa

Vanguard

Cross River: PDP Shuts Door Against Obscure Aspirants, Rules Out Automatic Tickets
Troops Protest: Officers/Soldiers Involved Arrested, Will Face Military Justice – Buratai
RESTRUCTURING: We’re Back To The Trenches – N-Delta Militants
Uduaghan’s Defection: We Remain Strong, Indivisible – Delta PDP
Return Of PRP As Third Force?
Learning From The “Music House” Saga
Police Arraign 57 Suspected Homosexuals
Sokoto: Yabo, Who Stepped Down For Tambuwal, Emerges A Game Changer
Unlawful Arrest Of Journalists, Other Nigerians Very Disturbing – CISLAC
Lawyers, Buhari And The Ruie Of Law
A Word For President Buhari – Fani-Kayode
Re-Election: Lalong Loses Support Of Key Ally In Plateau
Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement Disowns Saraki’s Affiliation
The Rage, Range And Age Of Imran Khan
Unpaid Salaries: When Sweepers Refused To Sweep Lagos
Buhari’s Remark On Rule Of Law, Playback Of Military Rule – Soyinka
Gay Partner Arrested For Rupturing Partner’s Rectum In Ogun
RESTRUCTURING: We’re back to the trenches – N-Delta militants
Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement disowns Saraki’s affiliation
Presidential candidate coming through direct primary; 34 states go for indirect – APC
Rule of law : PANDEF, NEF, Afenifere, Ohanaeze, M-Belt leaders carpet Buhari
National interest supercedes individual rights – S-Court
Buhari, Osinbajo,Tinubu, APC govs, South West stakeholders meet
FAAC: FG, States , LGs share N714.809 b
Three rare elephants found in Koko Besse LG in Kebbi
Sokoto: Yabo, who stepped down for Tambuwal, emerges a game changer
Re-election: Lalong loses support of key ally in Plateau
Oyo 2019: Ajimobi’s next problem
Buhari, Osinbajo,Tinubu, APC govs, South West stakeholders meet
CAF Confed Cup: Mfon urges Enyimba players to focus on quarter-finals
AFCON 2019 qualifier: We must not underrate Seychelles, Rohr warns Eagles
Success earns Watford’s boss praise
Mane: Why I rejected Man United move
Liverpool to face Chelsea in League Cup
Pandemonium as Davido smuggled-out while being sworn-in at Lagos NYSC camp
Kiss Daniel’s brother to launch online fashion store
Brain behind Instablog9ja revealed
$8.1bn: Senate clears us—MTN
We disguise as driver, bus conductor to attack passengers, Brothers arrested over robbery confess
School celebrates 60th anniversary in Atlanta
Unpaid salaries: When sweepers refused to sweep Lagos
Nigerian Army’s Cyber Warfare Command begins operation
Exquisite Magazine holds free cancer screening, walk in Lagos, others
We are partnering with four African countries for seafarers’ training – Peterside

News Headlines Aug 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 30, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Illegal funds repatriation: CBN fines four banks N5.8bn, orders lenders, MTN to refund $8.1bn
15 billionaires to fund Ojukwu’s widow’s election —Ohakim
Cult members protesting associate’s death, kill police sergeant
Kwankwaso: Eagle Square belongs to all Nigerians, says Saraki
How to secure UI’s admission
The charade called Imo LG election
Killers of Imo bizman demand N1m to free sister
Report on Sept 4, police tell Fani-Kayode
Suspected cultists murder 90-year-old in Rivers
Fayemi, APC hire 35 SANs, lawyers for defence
Nervous Bolt prepares for football debut
Police nab prophet for allegedly killing lover for ritual
Late goal fires Enyimba to Confed Cup quarter finals
Poverty, not corruption is Nigeria’s greatest problem
48,000 jostle for 2,000 jobs in Ekiti
A Nigerian future without Buhari is possible
Let courts determine what’s security threat, Falana replies Buhari
Suspected herdsmen attack Plateau, kill pastor, wife, three children
More struggles ahead of flat-looking economy
I’m for free, fair 2019 elections, Buhari assures Theresa…
Suspected cultists murder 90-year-old in Rivers
Police nab prophet for allegedly killing lover for ritual
Protest in Akure as NSCDC men kill okada rider, sister
Cult members protesting associate’s death, kill police sergeant
Businessman laments unending police raids, extortion
Churches preaching prosperity may soon attract tax, Ghana president threatens
Court forces man to accept baby that wife agrees belongs to someone else
Bricklayer allegedly kills lover for rituals
Fayemi, APC hire 35 SANs, lawyers for defence
15 billionaires to fund Ojukwu’s widow’s election —Ohakim
Restructuring: PDP accuses APC, presidency of lying to Nigerians
Kwankwaso: Eagle Square belongs to all Nigerians, says Saraki
Direct or indirect primaries: APC NEC takes final decision today
I joined APC because of Buhari’s commitment to Niger Delta —Uduaghan
APC inaugurates 63-member campaign panel for Osun gov poll
NBA’s quest to offer Nigeria model electronic voting
Ekiti guber poll: Fayemi, APC assemble 35 lawyers, 1,009 witnesses
BUSINESS READ MORE
Illegal funds repatriation: CBN fines four banks N5.8bn, orders lenders, MTN to refund $8.1bn
NIPOST set to begin electronic money transfer service
We’ve paid $15bn dividends, $6.5bn taxes to FG – NLNG
Customs probe military wares importation
NNPC to establish 200,000bpd condensate refineries
Pay back your bank loans, FG tells farmers
Eagles chance thrills Jamilu Collins
Ronaldo’s overhead kick wins UEFA goal award
Falconets were not owed at France 2018 – Danjuma
Bahrain’s Odiong wins sprint double at Asian Games
IHow we connected Tuface to Campari – Owolabi
Sylvia, product of a perfect script – Director
Visual artists plot way forward
Nollywood mourns actress Uduak Akrah
Facebook rolls out video service worldwide
Editorial: More struggles ahead of flat-looking economy

ThisDay

CBN Orders MTN to Refund $8.134bn Illegally Repatriated from Nigeria
Buhari Assures May of Free, Fair, Credible Elections in 2019
UBA Grows Gross Earnings By 16% to N258bn
Farmers Draw N150bn from CBN’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme
Can MTN Nigeria Survive Multiple Fines?
Presidency: PIGB Contains Constitutional, Legal Breaches
Kwankwaso Declares for Presidency
PDP Slams APC, Presidency for Deceit over Restructuring
Theresa May Celebrates Opportunities on London to Lagos Link
Suspected Herdsmen Kill Family of Five, Three Others in Plateau
StanChart, Stanbic, Citi, Diamond Bank incur fines for aiding telecoms firm
Regulators Urged to Wade into Sea Trucks Group’s Imbroglio
TWPC Trains Corporate Organisations, Others on Customer Service
Ecobank Launches ‘Emerald Business’ Club
Danbatta: Over 40 Million Nigerians Lack Access to Internet
NIPOST Moves to Boost Revenue with ATM, PoS Services
Dimieari Von Kemedi: Why Our Banks Are Failing Farmers: An Irish…
APC Settles for Indirect Primary to Elect Candidates
Uduaghan: Why I Dumped PDP for APC
Akpabio: What I Find Attractive in APC
Enyimba Beats CARA Brazzaville to Qualify for Q’final
Coach Danjuma Rubbishes Reports of Unpaid Camp Allowances in Falconets
Aruna Quadri Lifts Less Privileged in Lagos
Sharapova, Wozniacki, Kitova in Second Round
Uzoho: I’m Ready to Work, Have High Expectations With Elche
Schweinsteiger Bids Bayern Munich Goodbye
Why Parents Must Discipline their Children
McCain and the Nigerian Public Space
Editorial: A CASE FOR CONDEMNED INMATES

The Nation

Plot against Super Eagles’ AFCON ticket thickens
MTN to refund $8b as CBN fines four banks N5.87b
Ex-DSS boss still in custody
Buhari to May: 2019 polls will be free, fair, credible
APC decides on primary today
Fed Govt, states debts hit $22b
I defected to APC to help stabilise Niger Delta, says Uduaghan
Flood alert in States as residents count losses
Akpabio I’ll assist Buhari fight poverty
Falana to leaders: you have contempt for rule of law
Sharia Court affirms 4-month-old baby’s paternity
‘Any society that can’t feed its people is a failure’
Kwankwasiyya supporters burn red caps in Kano
Saraki condemns Eagle Square denial for aspirant
Abia PDP chieftains defect to APGA
‘I feel like I’m still a student’
Student dies on birthday
Police arrest SARS officer, 31 others over student’s death
When silence is not golden
Danfodiyo varsity hosts Gobir cultural conference
Telecom firm thrills UNILAG students at Hall Week
Government’s irrational ban of codeine syrup
FIBA World Cup: D’Tigress vow good outing
Confederation Cup: Enyimba hit Q/F beat CARA 1-0
Doctrine of necessity for Nigerian Football
Serena: No Birthday Party for Olympia because of Religion
Super Eagles to play Seychelles in 10,000-seat arena
Ikeme Will Join Eagles October says Rohr
Akwa Ibom 2019: Nobody can stop Emmanuel’s second term
‘I want to replace our non-performing 79-year old Rep’
FG must balance human rights, national security – Falana
How Ras Kimono Was Buried In Delta
Photos: Reading For Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Mokalik’
Nigerians berate Oritsefemi for ‘I’m the best Nigerian artiste’ comment
Benefits of recreation
Lagos remains jungle of heavy metal poisons (part 1)
Canned sardine: NAFDAC warns against consumption of two brands
Police Sergeant killed as mob vandalises patrol car
Family, developer quarrel over land
Kemi Nelson washes hands of scuffle
Mother, son charged with damaging fence
Doctrine of necessity for Nigerian Football
4,050 pupils take Lagos transfer exam
Anwar-Ul Islam College marks 70th anniversary
How to gain admission into UI
El-Rufai urges 800 youths to embrace training
Encomiums as Avuru, oil & gas man, turns 60
Erosion: Engineers advocate better environment management
170 drivers benefit from Shell Gas medicare in Ota

The Sun

The UAE’s empowerment of women, girls
2019: Direct primaries tear APC NWC apart
Nigeria, Britain sign defence, economic deals
All not well with Nigeria – Kwankwaso
The triangular battle in Osun
Mbaka accuses FG of marginalising Igbo
Police confirm 8 killed, 95 houses burnt in Plateau fresh attack
7 states under flood threat
CBN’s new lending policy for agric, manufacturing sectors
How senior citizens can conquer dementia, age gracefully
The UAE’s empowerment of women, girls
Nigeria, Britain sign defence, economic deals
Yobe: Minister joins guber race
I remain candidate to beat – Adeoti
Alhaji Moshood Adeoti is the immediate past Secretary to the State
NSE moves 345.057m shares worth N2.27bn
Spain 2018: D’ Tigress ready for any opposition – Hughley
Joshua snubs Fury for Povetkin
Aruna Quadri lifts less privileged in Lagos
Elections 2019: NDI and NRI speak on accessing the political/electoral environment in Nigeria
Why I’m running for governorship in Delta state – Dr. Cairo Ojougboh
Why I want to succeed Aregbesola – Fabiyi
The candidates, their antecedents
Voices from the street on Osun guber
Nigeria, Britain sign defence, economic deals
Yobe: Minister joins guber race
I’m best suited to continue where Aregbesola stops – Oyetola
EDITORIAL: CBN’s new lending policy for agric, manufacturing sectors

Daily Trust

£750m credit finance available for Lagos to explore – Theresa May
Illegal forex deals: CBN slams N5.87bn sanctions on 4 banks
Why Obasanjo wants me to be President – Lamido
Nigerian pilgrim on Hajj dies in elevator pit
Buhari, Theresa May in closed-door meeting in Abuja
PPC presidential aspirants to pay N500m for forms
Court overturns jail sentence on girl raped by brother
3m-long anaconda on the loose at German lake
Troops kill 4 insurgents in Borno
Apapa gridlock persists a month after Osinbajo’s intervention
I’ll restructure Nigeria – Kwankwaso
Division in APC over direct primaries as NEC meets today
UBA grows earnings by 16% in 2018 half year result
Kwankwasiyya supporters defect to APC, burn red caps
PDP ticket: Bafarawa rejects consensus
Enyimba survive CARA to book quarter-final clash with Rayon Sports
QPR boss hails ‘star of Bristol show’ .
Ronaldo to skip Portugal games to focus on Juve
.Niger signs MoU for Open Access fibre optic telecom network
Fayose taunts Buhari over Trump’s “lifeless” comment
Saraki berates FG over turning down Kwankwaso’s Eagle Square request
‘PDP will spring surprise in 2019’
FG approves N1.3bn for the construction of collapsed Ashara bridge
FERMA to continue rehabilitation of Abuja-Keffi road
Buhari, rule of law, national interest and security
Theresa May: The grandeur and illusion of Empire
Trump’s ‘lifeless’ remarks: Reckless and amateurish
Bauchi Senatorial Bye-election: APC victory has ‘beatified’ MA Abubakar
Economy, security top Merkel’s visit to Nigeria – Envoy
Wedding where guests pay $1,500 to attend
Russia registers 26 ceasefire violations in Syria in 24 hours
.Editorial: Ending the cholera scourge
Yam farmers enjoy good market as harvest begins
…Bumper harvest expected in Kano, Yobe.
How Abeokuta varsity developed improved chicken breed after 24 years of research
Why we retain certificates of lecturers studying abroad – VC
University study shows cow urine can prevent pipeline corrosion
African countries meet over tech education
Obiano presents cheques of N1m each to 6 winners of World Robotics
.Huawei and ZTE banned from providing 5G in Australia
How to use public computer safely
Warning strike: Osun Govt. workers stay away from offices
.

Tribune

Hajj 2018: Nigeria loses 2 pilgrims in one day
Lagos PDP picks Dominic to replace Salvador as chairman
We ‘ll closely follow all process before, during, after gov poll ― US Ambassador
Osun poll: Ganduje chair 63-man campaign panel
Protest in Ondo as NSCDC officer kill Okada rider, one other
NHB: Elumelu seek bill passage as Avon inaugurates dialysis centre
Why Buhari withheld assent to PIGB ― Presidency
Strike: Aregbesola has thrown Osun workers into pitiable condition ― SDP
Failure to pay workers’ wages ungodly, Adeleke tells Aregbesola
Ahmed orders fast-track of civil servants’ promotion
Clerics in police net over alleged ritual killing
Trump announces trade deal with Mexico
Brazil sends army to border as Venezuelans flee economic crisis at home
Germany returns Namibia genocide skulls
One killed, foreigners shops looted in another violence in South Africa
Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO
GPD fall: Govt must speed up 2018 budget
FIRS noncompliance tax report causes stir at CCECC office
NSE: Stocks gain 0.58%
Tourism minister at 60? No, I am too old for that —Wanle Akinboboye
Razak shines as Epe celebrates 2018 Ojude Oba festival

The Guardian

CBN uncovers serial fraud in four banks
Non-oil exporters advocate value-addition, revamped processes to check losses
Between JAMB and the realities of unused admission slots
Suspected gunmen kill eight in Plateau, two relatives in Ondo by NSCDC officer
Cross River government, lawmakers disagree over changes in 2018 budget for MDAs
Buhari will treat Electoral Act Amendment Bill this week, says Enang
Agency raises flood alarm in seven states
ACF tasks Buhari to ensure Leah Sharibu’s safe release
First batch of Lagos pilgrims returns
Under-pressure Man United prepares for must-win clash against Burnley
Alalade takes Enyimba to semifinals
Weightlifter, Amalaha, to get N10m from Elite Athlete Development Grant
Sven-Goran Eriksson advises Mourinho to ‘keep quiet’
Anthony Joshua in ‘supreme shape’ for showdown against Povetkin
Venus calls out Serena ahead of potential clash
Queen Cleopatra: Did You Know These Things About Her?
Antzar Eguna: The Spanish Day Of The Geese
Lafarge Africa plans EGM, seeks shareholders’ nod to raise N90b fresh fund
Uncertainties, political tensions may cripple investment in Nigeria’s oil sector
Profit taking drags stock market indices by N57b
‘UK, a great ally for Nigeria capital market development’
Editorial: Understanding the proposed Katsina refinery
Corporate collaboration as growth and exit opportunity
Why Buhari is right, wrong on rule of law
How to secure UI’s admission
Beware the Ides of March
Akomolede and a professor in search of Nigeria
Nigeria: A nation in need of free speech
‘How Buhari lost control of northern votes’
Invisible hands that produced winners in Imo council poll
Akpabio’s defection boosting Emmanuel’s home support
Fayemi hires 35 lawyers for Ekiti election petition tribunal
Facebook rolls out video service globally
Mobile payments record 4.1% growth in three months
‘Data Centre investment critical to Nigeria’s economic advancement’
Dizengoff seeks deployment of smart solutions to combat security challenges
How to jump-start a better health
1 hour ago
Fibroid and herbal remedies – Part 3
Exercising with birth ball during pregnancy
Understanding HIV

Leadership

Direct Primaries Stoke Discord In APC Ahead NEC
CBN Orders MTN To Refund $8 billion, Slams N5.87bn Fine On 4 Banks
NUJ Institutes Special Funds For Widows, Orphans
oAlert! Dangerous Anaconda Disappears From Lake
Yaya Toure Has Passed Medical In London
Saraki Declares Today
Bauchi South Senatorial Bye-election: APC Victory Has ‘Beatified’ MA Abubakar
Davido Enrolls For Mandatory Youth Service
Insurers Under Pressure As NAICOM Fixes October 1 For Recapitalisation
AIICO Insurance Gets NAICOM Approval To Insure Agric Business
Apapa Gridlock Persists 1 Month After Osinbajo’s Directive
ISO Reaffirms Confidence In BoI
Financial Inclusion: Paystack Secures N2.4bn From Stripe, Visa, Others
NNPC To Set Up Bunkering Company
$3.3bn Egina FPSO Arrives Offshore Oilfield This Week
Nigeria, Growth Engine Of LNG Industry In Africa- Report
5000 Exhibitors For 2018 Lagos Int’l Trade Fair
Emefiele, Elumelu, IMF Chief, Others For FMDA Confab
We Are Critical To Issues Concerning Corruption – SFAFP
Financial Inclusion: Paystack Secures N2.4bn From Stripe, Visa, Others
NNPC To Set Up Bunkering Company BUSINESS9 mins ago$3.3bn Egina FPSO Arrives Offshore Oilfield This Week
Nigeria, Growth Engine Of LNG Industry In Africa- Report
2019: Approval Of INEC Budget Excites Ex-council Boss
Restructuring: PDP Slams APC, Presidency For Lying To Nigerians
2019: Buhari Can’t Boast Of 12m Votes In The North – Turaki
Kaduna 2019: Yerima, Arewa Youth Leader For Rep On PDP Platform
SWAN: FCT Chapter Passes Vote Of No Confidence On NEC
Yaya Toure Has Passed Medical In London
Pokemon Becomes The Highest Grossing Media Franchise
Serena Williams Not To Throw A Party For Her Child Due To Beliefs
Dwayne Johnson to Play Black Adam Vilan for DC Comics
Michael Jackson’s 60th Birthday: A Legacy That Lives On
Hundreds Queue To Pay Their Respects To Aretha Franklin.
Davido Enrolls For Mandatory Youth Service
EFCC Probe: What Is Wike Afraid Of?
Economic Development Strategy: The Nigerian Experience
HURIWA/NBC: Facts Of A Fictitious Agenda
NEMA: The Futility Of Witch Hunt
ISO Reaffirms Confidence In BoI
5000 Exhibitors For 2018 Lagos Int’l Trade Fair
Emefiele, Elumelu, IMF Chief, Others For FMDA Confab
FG Urges Farmers To Utilise CBN’s Single-digit Lending Fund
UBA Grows Gross Earnings By 16%
48,000 Jostle For 2,000 Jobs In Ekiti
NSE-ASI Falls By 0.44% On Industrial, Consumer Goods Stocks

Vanguard

National Assembly Debacle: A Disgrace
AWT: The President Nigeria Wants
Zamfara Guber: Marafa Donates 51 Cars, 2,000 Bags Of Grains, 100,000 Jerseys To Party Supporters
MJAMB: Why Many Candidates Choose Admiralty Varsity – Dr. Pavlou
Okowa Commences Construction Of Ultra-Modern Park For Tankers, Trailers
ASSBIFI To Ngige: Inaugurate NSITF Board Now
Flood Alert For Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, Others
Igbo Businessmen To Sponsor Bianca Ojukwu’s Senatorial Ambition—Ohakim
Education Problem Is Not Knowledge Gap, But Skills – First Tech Varsity V-C
Rape Victim Narrates Ordeal, Demands Justice
Customs Probes P/Harcourt Military Uniforms, Items Seizures
Protesting Youths Kill 2 Policemen Over Death Of Colleague
Apapa Gridlock: 31,760 Tons Of Cocoa Stranded
Nollywood Actress, Uduak Akrah, Dies Of Complications From Bathroom Fall
Labour Fumes Over Resistance To Unionisation Of Aviation Workers
Rescue Leah Sharibu, other Chibok girls, ACF tells FG
NASS would have been in chaos, democracy gone if… — Jonatha
Reaction as Daura says siege to NASS, collective decision
NBA leadership: The issues Usoro must address
Direct primaries : We won’t accept regional imperialism in APC – Marwa, Salihu
Prophet kills, beheads lover in Ogun
Nigeria, Britain sign pact on security, economic devt
Plateau pastor, wife, 3 children, others killed in fresh attacks
Ex-Delta Governor, Uduaghan formally joins APC, gives reasons
Senate Presidency: Court acelerates hearing of suit against Saraki’s removal
Clark lampoons Trump for describing Buhari as lifeless
S-East, S-South urged to reject APC over alleged plan by Buhari to handover to Tinubu
DELTA: Uduaghan’s defection raises dust
BAUCHI: Habila’s defection sparks question on Dogara’s next move
Rule of law and security (1) By Femi Falana
Okagbare, Amusan chase cash as IAAF Diamond League end
AWCON 2018: Ghana remains hosts, says CAF
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Registration opens Sept. 3
Wrestling: NWF plans improved preparation for upcoming championships — Igali
Enyimba snatch dramatic win against CARA of Congo
I’ve invested too much to leave him
Haunted by memories of past lovers!
It’s like betraying a family member!
Kiss Daniel’s brother to launch online fashion store
Brain behind Instablog9ja revealed
Jim Iyke debunks airport arrest, says it’s blogs sensationalism
Between Anita Joseph and the billionaire that bought a house for her in SA
Fans identify why Juliet Ibrahim fell in and out of love with singer, Iceberg Slim
Apapa gridlock: 31,760 tons of cocoa stranded
Professor kills wife, body stuffed in suitcase
JAMB: Why many candidates choose Admiralty Varsity – Dr. Pavlou
Exquisite Magazine holds free cancer screening, walk in Lagos, others

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

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

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

2019: We’re not equipped to handle crisis, NMA warns
FUNAAB records breakthrough, develops indigenous chickens
Nigeria, home to highest number of world’s very poor people –UK Prime Minister
Buhari doesn’t mind paying terrorists to secure girls’ release –Presidential aide
Should security votes be open to public scrutiny?
Firm unveils digital healthcare solution
‘Stop discriminating against people with leprosy’
NECA hails CBN on single-digit loan to farmers
US honours Azikel’s president for promoting industrialisation
WIMCA to celebrate outstanding women marketers
Victorious Serena turns heads at US Open
Nadal sends friend into Slam retirement
Why we can’t pay our players – Ifeanyi Ubah
Ronaldo to buy Valladolid
Ex-stars praise Monimichelle over Enyimba Stadium
Merits and demerits of joint credit card
Electricity consumers lodged 109,048 complaints in three months – NERC
Buhari presides over APC caucus meeting, Uduaghan attends
Tinubu, no ‘dulling’ this time round
SANs, Okupe warn against unlawful removal of Saraki
Man held for raping teenager in Minna
Tension in Nasarawa community as soldiers kill 23-year-old trader
Alleged N50m fraud threatens Niger farmers association’s peace
Police arrest orphanage owner over missing girl found in Edo
21-year-old arrested for murder, cultism in Imo
Dismissed Edo corporal nabbed for armed robbery
Gunmen abduct youth corps member in Akwa Ibom
Power-drunk DPO appears before panel, denies bribery allegation
Youths lynch undergraduate for crushing admission seeker to death
PDP sets agenda as Theresa May visits Nigeria today
Presidential declaration: CUPP kicks as FCTA stops Kwankwaso from using Eagle Square
Aregbesola has inflicted enough suffering on Osun people —Adeleke
Security agents aided disruption of Rivers by-election — Wike
I defect to PDP over impunity in APC — Ondo Rep
Jang declares presidential bid, promises to restructure Nigeria
We left APC due to herdsmen killings, says Benue Rep
2Face joins DSS, NSCDC against violence in Osun poll
AfDB, FAO to raise $100m for agriculture in Nigeria, others
Buhari promises foreign investors safe business environment
FMBN, labour unions plan affordable housing programme for workers
FG seeks World Bank, Bill Gates’ support to fund NHIS
Rohr reignites interest in Swiss-born keeper
Hundreds pay respects as Aretha Franklin lies in state
Firm unveils digital healthcare solution
‘Stop discriminating against people with leprosy’
Editorial: INEC should fast-track PVC collection process
Mr President, rule of law is sacrosanct
48 juggernauts after Aregbesola’s seat
Equity crowdfunding: An idea whose time has come

ThisDay

Uduaghan, Sherif, Akpabio Attend APC Caucus Meeting
Election Budget: National Assembly Joint Committee in Closed-door Meeting With INEC
Rule of Law Superior to National Security, Interest, Lawyers Tell Buhari
Kwara Harmony Diagnostic Centre Conducts Test on 216,000 Patients In the Last Five Years
EKEDC Donates Relief Items to Ikoyi Prisons
Electoral Act Amendment Bill: Buhari Will Do the Needful, Says Presidency
Paucity of Fund Delays Census
FG Expresses Concern over Rapid Population Growth
FG Inaugurates Presidential Advisory Committee on Prerogative of Mercy
Fashola: APC Better than PDP, Buhari Not Interested in Stomach Infrastructure
Diversion of $2.1bn Claimed over 100,000 Lives, Presidency Insists
‘Rumours of Automatic Ticket, an Attempt to Defame Oshiomhole’
Morah Aspires to Represent Oyi/Ayamelum Fed. Constituency
The Leadership Question for 2019

The Nation

Uduaghan, Marwa, others join Buhari at APC meeting
Why Lagos port is congested, by Osinbajo
UK ‘ll use aid budget to boost trade in Africa, says May
INEC submits revised 2019 election budget to National Assembly
‘McCain demonstrated commitment to a safer world
Finance minister stops NHIS from investing N25b
Buhari ‘ll sign Electoral Act Bill, says Presidency
Man remanded for killing, burying Okada rider
Zeus Polls predicts big APC win in 2019
Three arrested for attempting to kidnap prof
Claims on NNPC operations pit APC against PDP
Fed Govt to states: develop plans to fast-track ERGP initiatives
PDP sets agenda for British Prime Minister
Rivers govt, APC disagree on students’ levy
5,000 Osun youths trained in ICT graduate from OYESTECH II
La liga Matchday 3: Real Betis vs Sevilla FC Rivalry Rekindled
Davido to Nigerian youths: Tie up every loose ends!
September 22: Joshua burns calorie for Povetkin clash
US Open: Serena Williams returns with a bang!
Bye to National team: Like Vardy like Moses
Bolt admits to nerves ahead of Mariners debut
Angry Mourinho shows plenty of defiance but has few answers
2019: ‘Sheriff, my former boss, wants to manipulate Buhari, Oshiomhole to anoint next governor’
Buhari has no respect for rule of law – Afenifere
Omisore: I will return mission schools, employ skilled youths
Nigerians berate Oritsefemi for ‘I’m the best Nigerian artiste’ comment
AMAA announces package for destination show
Actress Uduak Akrah dies after slipping in bathroom
Canned sardine: NAFDAC warns against consumption of two brands
First batch of Lagos pilgrims arrives today
Oil firm CEO charged with N35m fraud
One injured as APC women leaders’ supporters clash
Lagos to decongest prisons with plea bargain
Fed Govt: No plans to sell NLNG
SystemSpecs: MSMEs need technology to thrive
Pension complaints and solutions
‘Lack of foreign index bond impeding pension growth’

The Sun

Alleged conspiracy: Fani-Kayode asks police to postpone interview
2023: Igbo presidency non-negotiable – Ohanaeze youths
Prisons de-congestion: FG inaugurates c’ittee on Prerogative of Mercy
We’re repositioning maritime sector as main economic driver – Buhari
I want to be president – Jonah Jang declares
Mere geographical restructuring not what Nigeria needs, says Osinbajo
Rule of law: PDP rejects Buhari’s position
2015: How we persuaded Jonathan to concede defeat – Abdusalami
Stay away from cultism, drug abuse, Ambode’s wife tells students
Lawmaker raises the alarm over increasing rape cases, FGM in Ebonyi
…Maternal, infant mortaliy still high
I’ll trace, arrest gunmen in their hide-out if elected President, says Jang
Akwa Ibom APC post-congress leadership tussle ends
2019: Reject imposition of candidates, Abe tells Rivers
Striker Vardy retires from England duty
Ubah admits indebtedness to players, blames LMC
Kogi Assembly calls for upgrade of health facility
Buhari reassures business community of secured business environment
Anambra youths to undergo DigiPreneur/business training in China

Daily Trust

NNPC to set up 200,000bpd condensate refinery in Delta, Imo
Presidential declaration: FG turns down Kwankwaso’s request to use Eagle Square
Replicate 2015 performance in 2019 poll, USA tells INEC
Adulterated rice: Ebonyi govt seals Abakaliki rice mill
I’m hopeful my daughter will return soon – Leah Sharibu’s mother
2019: Sule Lamido visits Bauchi, canvasses for support
Economy: We’re using common sense approach – FG
We won’t take side in Nigeria’s 2019 elections – US
APC NWC agrees on direct primaries
as Buhari meets Tinubu, Uduaghan, others in Villa
2019 polls: NSA warns security agencies against partisanship
Leah’s audio has strengthened our hope – Father
2019: INEC complies with N/Assembly resolve, adjusts budget to N143bn
Road crashes killed 12,797 Nigerians in 30 months – NBS
Ministry urges states to domesticate ERGP initiatives
2019: Kwankwaso says no going back on declaration after venue denial
Jang declares for 2019 presidency
IRI launches Young Political Party Leaders’ Academy in Sokoto
Basic Medical Science and Next Generation Medicine
Adulteration: Ebonyi govt seals Abakaliki rice mill
Cereal Institute to release hybrid rice soon – Executive Director

News Headlines Aug 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 8, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Tension as bribe-seeking policeman kills businessman
Mark, Jang, Kwankwaso, 46 other senators sign pro-Saraki list
National Assembly invasion: Osinbajo sacks DSS DG, Daura, replaces him with Seiyefa
NASS invasion: Buhari’s ominous descent into dictatorship
SANs salute Osinbajo for sacking Daura, saving democracy
Yoruba group knocks Soyinka for attacking Obasanjo
Akpabio resigns as Senate minority leader
Lawal Daura: Another cabal member ousted
Osun people will resist rigging, says Adeleke
Youths may decide winner of 2019 elections — INEC Chairman
CBN may increase interest rate soon
Man accused of chaining, torturing kids over witchcraft
National Assembly invasion: UK insists on rule of law
Wike, Tambuwal, Tanimu-Turaki bemoan NASS siege
Catholic Bishops warn members against endorsing politicians
Meet the new DSS boss, Matthew Seiyefa
72-year-old widow laments electrical charges for non-existing meter
Ogun robberies: CP orders joint patrol to curb criminal activities
NURTW, commuters lament poor state of Lagos-Badagry Expressway
Bayelsa vigilantes arrest suspected cultists, armed robbers
Magistrate remands two for cannabis possession
Truck crushes motorcyclist, daughter to death in Bauchi
Secondus asks UK to expel Buhari
‘Money politics, godfatherism will end in 2019’
Aisha Buhari pledges to support APC women aspirants
Lawal Daura’s sacking victory for democracy, says PDP chieftain
External reserves fall below $47bn, lowest since April
FG, BoI support traders with interest-free loans
Diamond Bank to conclude sale of UK subsidiary
Nine ways to save money for long term
MDAs must pay operating surplus before investing – FRC
Bordeaux a big step up for me – Kalu
I’m no miracle worker, Amuneke tells Tanzania fans
I felt like I was not a good mum – Serena
Supporters protest as Kroenke set to take over Arsenal
Ex-NFF chief backs reconciliation committee
ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open will be exciting – Oshodi
Researchers establish dangers in sleeping for long hours
Don canvasses ways to boost drug production
‘Belly fat linked to cognitive decline’
Spending time outside can slow progression of myopia – Experts
FG sets aside N1bn to combat disease outbreak
The liver in health and disease
StarTimes offers one-month free viewing
Editorial: NASS invasion: Buhari’s ominous descent into dictatorship
NDDC’s unjust project allocations
Averting the approaching gales
Auditor-General’s report and the ‘voice mail syndrome’
Honesty is the best deceit

ThisDay

FG Cautions Politicians against Security Breach at Airports• FAAN to allocate designated areas for political activities •Airbus confirms talks with FG over national carrier
Akpabio Resigns as Senate Minority Leader
Disobedience to Court Orders, Invasion of Legislative Houses, Arrest of Judges are Highlights of Daura’s Tenure
Saraki, Dogara Condemn Invasion of National Assembly
Osinbajo Condemns Invasion of National Assembly by DSS
Former Kano Deputy Gov, 10 Aides Defect to PDP
Nigeria’ s Democracy in Danger, Says Yakassai
Osinbajo Sacks Daura, DSS DG
Repositioning the Insurance Sector
Okeowo: Nigerian Debt Market Can Fund Infrastructure Development
Diamond Bank to Conclude Sale of UK Unit This Year
PSC Boss, Smith Decries Bad Image of Police
Benue Groups Raise the Alarm over Alleged Plot to Kidnap, Assasinate…
Three Years After Screening, 2,226 Graduate Policemen Protest against Osun Poll: Court Fixes August 27 for Judgment on Suit against Omisore
Crisis Looms in Kogi House of Assembly over Sacking of Member
Adeleke’s Certificate: PDP Cautions Police, Says ‘Ekiti Model’ Will Fail in…
Repositioning the Insurance Sector
Okeowo: Nigerian Debt Market Can Fund Infrastructure Development
Diamond Bank to Conclude Sale of UK Unit This Year
Hope Rising for Mortgage Sector
PFA Assures of Customer Satisfaction
Kola-Balogun: Pension Fund Can Be Used to Develop Housing Sector
BAD BIRTHDAY FOR THE SECRET SERVICE BOSS
MAN WITH THE HAMMER OF JUSTICE
APC Won’t Lose Any Member to Other Parties, Says Anambra Chairman
Duke Calls for Massive Investments in Sports Devt
Bournemouth Signs Levante Midfielder
Hard Fighting Falconets Fall to Germany Again
NFF Crisis: Abdulmumuni Aminu Heads Elders Stakeholders’ Reconciliation Committee
CAA 2018: Champion Kenya, Other African Countries Depart Asaba
FIIRO, Anchor Varsity Parley to Promote Entrepreneurial Devt
Schools Should Adopt Mentor/Mentee System, Says Obaze
ASUSS Chairman Tasks Ogun Govt on Teachers’ Recruitment
Students Advised on Career Choices
AAU Alumni President Canvasses Students’ Support from Members
Editorial: THE INVASION OF SOKOTO AIRPORT RUNWAY
Repositioning the Insurance Sector

The Nation

DSS boss Daura fired
Akpabio resigns as minority leader
Drowned NYSC members: Another body recovered
Police not involved, says IG
Saraki, Dogara blame failed meeting on invasion
CBN injects $210m into forex market
Day of drama at National Assembly
Osun 2018: U.S calls for free, transparent poll
Osun Assembly passes Asset Management Agency Establishment Bill
Teacher ‘defiles’ pupil, 2
Best UTME candidate gets N5m scholarship
IGP monitoring unit arrests 12 suspected criminals
National Assembly invasion threat to democracy, says NBA
Ondo community backs Borofice for third term
Father, son arraigned for theft
UNIUYO inducts 28 medical doctors
Golden Eaglets 80% ready for U-17 AFCON
Arsenal Shares: Kroneke’s fresh offer dims Dangote’s desire
I share ideas with Tanzanian Football Federation — Amuneke
FIBA World Cup: Sacked Vincent wishes D’Tigress well
Levante Confirms Moses Simeon 5-year Deal
2019 AFCON: Tanzania Signs Emmanuel Amuneke
Chelsea is a big club – Moses
‘Why I will not defect to PDP’
Battle for Akoko-Edo federal seat hots up
‘Your defection not a Surprise’
Winners emerge in Pen-down for Friendship contest
Winner gets N1m at TVS Confam Naija Dance
AFRIMA: Jurors arrive Lagos today
Man drops dead at bus stop
Labourer remanded
Woman, 90, arraigned for ‘N1.7m fraud’
CBN injects $210m into forex market
Denmark unveils $650m devt fund
Union Bank partners TEDxLagos
Lagos okays N466.85m for 187 retirees

The Sun

Amuneke: I’ll coach Super Eagles someday
UK, APC, PDP, Ihedioha, others condemn NASS invasion
Osinbajo sacks Lawal Daura following Buhari’s nod
FG names Seiyefa acting DSS DG
Resist dictatorship, Wike tells Nigerians
Akpabio resigns as Senate Minority leader
Kano APC crisis: 10 appointees resign, set to join PDP
2009 pact: ASUU withdraws from ongoing renegotiation with FG
Abuja sex workers: Why we prefer married men
Checking the Zamfara violence
FG names Seiyefa acting DSS DG
APC: With Saraki’s exit Kwara people liberated – Lai Mohammed
2019: Group endorses Wike for second term
Kaduna PDP has not promised automatic ticket to Sen. Sani – Chairman
Badminton: National championships to serve off Aug. 28
I share same ideas with Tanzanian Football Federation — Amuneke
Deal with Iran, incur America’s wrath, Trump fumes
India asks telecoms to block Facebook, WhatsApp in case of misuse
Resist dictatorship, Wike tells Nigerians
EDITORIAL: Checking the Zamfara violence
The National Assembly, DSS siege
Like Nostradamus, I saw today

Daily Trust
Former Kano state deputy governor defects to PDP
Dalung wants EFCC, ICPC to investigate corruption in sports
Secondus asks Buhari to resignSeiyefa is acting DSS boss
FG fired DSS boss as scapegoat, says Murray-Bruce
N/Assembly invasion: PDP calls for probe, prosecution of actors
Ten things to know about sacked DSS boss, Lawal Daura
5 controversial acts of sacked DSS boss Lawal Daura
UPDATE: Daura arrested after sack
30 local divers search for corps members’ bodies
109 cattle rustled, 27 recovered in Plateau
Confusion as Kogi assembly declares ex-speaker’s seat vacant
Prices of goods to rise as haulage cost shoots by 500%
ASUU threatens fresh strike, rejects Babalakin-led c’ttee
‘Breastfeeding dangerously low in Yobe’
Buhari Support Organisation tackles Tambuwal on marginalization claim
2019: Fake news can lead to civil war – Lai Mohammed
APC condemns siege on National Assembly
National Assembly Siege: Senators take ”selfies” as they gained access –
2019: Jigawa Dep Gov declares for Senate
Shehu Sani: Kaduna APC ward writes state chair
90 Nigerians, 127 others jostle for $46,000 Nigeria Open prize
Lokosa returns to Pillars after failed Norway trials
Eaglets coach assures team 80 per cent ready for U-17 AFCON
Prices of goods to rise as haulage cost shoots by 500%
Concerns over rise in fuel consumption
Procurement bureau deploys IT to block leakages
Know the constitutional mandate of the DSS
Editorial: As President Buhari chairs ECOWAS

The Guardian

Importers, agents groan under 400% hike in cost of container haulage
22 fuel-laden vessels berth Apapa ports this week
Many sins of a secret ‘hunter’
U.S. investors commit to full revitalisation of Nigercem
Collective prosperity demands balanced development, says Enugu governor
Wike, Ortom condemn invasion of National Assembly
Group slams Akpabio’s planned defection to APC
Twin brothers, six others arraigned for alleged diversion of N31.7m cashew nuts
Benue youths allege plot to assassinate Governor Ortom, reconvene House illegally
Organisers increase prize money as ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open begins
CAF hands life, 10-year bans to 22 referees from all football related activities
Cycling Lagos gets more support for August 25 event
Aminu declares NFF illegal, canvasses enabling laws to halt perennial crisis
Team Nigeria’s performance at African Athletics Championships thrills Zenith Bank
Barcelona mayor faces calls to quit over ‘insecurity’
AfDB seeks technology transfer to farmers for processing
BUA partners SON, ITF to address building collapse
CIBN becomes secretariat for alternative dispute resolution
Political uncertainties depress stock market indices further by N54b
Editorial: About killings with impunity
Apapa gridlock: How poor state capacity stifles competitiveness
The fight against human trafficking
AMCON: Like Biafran cassava and Nigerian generator
Resourceful Russian spies
Of migrant politicians and political prostitution
Obasanjo, Akpabio crying contrast in democratic discrepancy
Dogara urges vigilance as ULC, CLO seek probe of security agency
PDP wants National Assembly to sanction president over DSS invasion
Kwara speaker decries attack on senate, doubts elections in 2019

Leadership

Youths ‘ll Determine 2019 General Elections’ Outcome – INEC
NASS Invasion: Osinbajo Fires DG DSS, Lawal Daura
Sen. Godswill Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader
PSC To Sack Undisciplined, Incompetent Policemen
Osinbajo Condemns Unauthorized Takeover Of NASS
2019: Saraki, Tambuwal, Others Can Win Election For PDP…..Ex-Rep Member
Ayew Boycotts Training To Force Swansea Exit
Bauchi Mammoth Crowd As Validation Of APC’s Stewardship
German Couple Jailed For selling Son To Paedophiles On Dark Net
Lessons I Have Learned Walking With Gov Abubakar
Reps Seek Prompt Release Of Funds For Amnesty Programme
Obaseki Cries Out Over Inherited Debts Yobe 2019: Time For Paradigm Shift
Shettima Offers Scholarship To 2018 ‘King Of JAMB’
Defections: 10 Ganduje’s Aides Resign
Bauchi By-election: I’m Sure Of Victory-APC Candidate
German Couple Jailed For selling Son To Paedophiles On Dark Net
Sterling Bank To Raise N35bn Through Commercial Paper Issue
Sokoto Airport: NCAA Begins Investigation Into Security Breach
AEDC Partners Meron Consortium To Flag Off Pre-paid Meter Installation
NAFDAC Impounds N3bn Fake Products In 2017
Defections: 10 Ganduje’s Aides Resign Osun Guber: US Consul General Meets Adeleke
We Didn’t Leave APC For Selfish Reasons – Gov Ahmed
Arsenal’s Kroenke Offers To Take Full Ownership Of Club
NFF Is Being Run Illegally, Former NFA Chairman Says
Venus Starts slow, Rolls in Rogers Cup opener
iwa Savage Raps Duncan Mighty In Lova Lova
I’ve Always Been A Fan Of Nigerian Music – Zara
Dremo Releases Album, Features Simi, Others
My New Album Is A Life Changer – Lordswill Angulu
EDITORAL: Food Insecurity, Implications For National Security
Ugwuanyi And Affirmative Policy On Women
Figures And Issues That Will Shape Nasarawa Politics
FMBN, Mortgage Financing And N500bn Recapitalisation
Reps Seek Prompt Release Of Funds For Amnesty Programme
Obaseki Cries Out Over Inherited Debts Yobe 2019: Time For Paradigm Shift

Vanguard

2019: Nigerian Women Want More Inclusion In Politics
Rohr Backs Yusuf In Bribery Scandal
Redeemed Christian Bible College Graduates 5,670 Students
Ofu Obekpa’s Action Movie “Klippers” Opens In Cinemas August 10th
Asaba 2018: Ogba Threatens To Sue Abati Over “Disgraceful” Claims
Saraki: New Interpretation Of Impeachment Draws Controversy
Amuneke Appoints Amadi As Taifa Stars Goalkeeper Trainer
ORAKWUE: Pain, Gain, Fun Of Living With Incurable Disorder
My Child’s Father Wants Us Back
Soldier Arrested Over Alleged Robbery
‘Globacom’s Award For Telecom Devt’ll Spur More Growth’
How Corruption Is Fuelling Clashes Across Nigeria – Lai Mohammed
No More Excessive Profit From FG Contracts —BPP Boss
We Didn’t Leave APC For Selfish Reasons —Gov Ahmed
APPA Seeks Legal Protection For E-Consumers
NASS INVASION: Time To Close Ranks Against Dark Forces, Says Ihedioha
Ebonyi Govt Gives Reasons For Terminating Road Contracts
EFCC freezed Benue govt accounts because Ortom defected from APC’
NASS : ‘DSS boss, Lawal Daura, fired for actions beyond his powers’
RCCG convention: Tinubu, 3,406 others ordained assistant pastors
Controversial actions of Daura
How dethroned DSS boss, Daura plotted NASS takeover with hooded 100-man strike force
Breaking: FG names Seiyefa, acting DG DSS
Breaking: Osinbajo sacks Daura, DSS DG
Breaking: ‘Order from above’ authorised DSS’ invasion of National Assembly
Akpabio drops Senate Minority leader post
Breaking: Oshiomhole, DG DSS, 30 APC Senators meet on how to impeach Saraki, Says Timi Frank
Plot to impeach Saraki, Dogara: PDP Reps ask Nigerians to resist illegal invasion of NASS
2019: Atiku, Turaki turn S-South, S-East to battle grounds
Kano: Seven SAs exit with Ganduje’s SA on graveyard
DEFECTION: Akpabio resigns as Senate minority leader
Ikeme reveals pains at missing Russia 2018
2018 ITTF Challenge Nigeria open serves off
I still can’t bond with my son
I’m now independent of his money
Should I attend my lover’s funeral?
I got married to an animal in human skin, man tells Court
I’m the goddess of the music industry – Bimbo Queens
Singer Solid Star in trouble with Basorge Tariah
Janet Jackson, Cardi B to play festival for foreign aid
BBNaija’s Tobi Bakre clamours for bigger platforms for creative youths

News Headlines Aug 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Aug 6, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Kaduna APC defies Oshiomhole, says Shehu Sani’s suspension stands
Housewife stabs husband to death over telephone call
Nothing will make me abandon clamour for better Nigeria — Obasanjo
R-APC, Reps group allege plot to bribe lawmakers to remove Saraki, Dogara
Before Buhari and Saraki defect to America
Olubadan, high chiefs meet over modality for peace
Defections: APC, PDP shift supremacy battle to Senate chamber
Scores killed as troops, militia battle in Benue
Why some retirees earn lower pensions
Group attacks PDP over Adeleke’s certificate
Borno candidate gets highest UTME score, 364, says JAMB
I’m into kidnapping because someone told me it’s lucrative – Mechanic
Police begin manhunt for killers of Rivers prophet
Akpabio meets Buhari in London
Police arrest 72 cultists, recover pistol inside casket
Dangote truck kills 13 on Akwanga/Abuja Highway
Guest stabs man to death at burial
Nine corps members drown in Taraba river
Guest stabs man to death at burial
2019: Nwabueze, Nwodo, IPOB say Igbo not interested in presidency
Hold FG, APC responsible if democracy comes near harm —PDP
R-APC, Reps group allege plot to bribe lawmakers to remove Saraki, Dogara
Despite defections, Buhari’ll win in 2019 — APC
I resigned because of unjustifiable persecution — Kano deputy gov
Kano deputy gov’s resignation: Not a surprise to many
Lagos-Ibadan rail: FG to deploy 16 locomotives, 40 coaches, others
Airport invasion: Stop violating safety rules, FAAN warns politicians
Dangote refinery’ll boost Nigerian crude oil sale – Edwin
‘CBN’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme creates 1.5 million jobs’
Seven banks make N8.58bn fresh investments in software
I gambled with my life to save over 300 Christians — Imam Abdullahi
I was once in prison with Obasanjo, editors for treason –Shehu Sani
Falconets ready for Germany test
NFF crisis: Giwa downplays Benin congress
Kenya brush aside South Africa, Nigeria to win Asaba 2018
Asaba 2018 LOC splashes cash on medallists
Five things we learned from the Community Shield
Bayern beat Man United in final pre-season test
I have no plans for boob job; body shaming doesn’t affect me –Uriel Oputa
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde celebrates nomination as OSCARS member
People thought I was insane when I became a lecturer– Sola Fosudo
Babcock Varsity refuses to confirm Chioma’s admission status
Former band boy who accused me of sleeping with underage girls hates me – Femi Kuti
The penis can also smell
Untreated urinary tract infection can cause kidney damage — Expert
Breastfeeding challenges: Paediatrician urges mothers to seek medical help early
I fear for my grandkids’ future after losing my son — Mum of Rivers man who died after saving 13 boat passengers
Osinbajo seeks technology solutions for oil spill areas
Lagos to establish ICT hub in Yaba
NIBSS, MTN, banks, others relaunch mCASH
BOOMPLAY Music records 10 million installations off Google Play store
Editorial: Rejuvenating the SMEs sector
Handle the Nigeria Air venture with care
Kemi Adeosun’s unhelpful silence
Economics of NYSC and stranded Nigerians in Diaspora
Where are the budget implementation reports?
Some idioms and codes of sex (1)

ThisDay

UPDATED: Kano Deputy Governor Resigns
Akpabio Visits Buhari in London, Set to Quit PDP for APC
Presidency Appeals to Saraki, Dogara to Reconvene N’Assembly Says 2019 general election could be jeopardised PDP, APC at war over Senate president
NLNG Targets 2024 for First Shipment of LNG from Train-7
Kano Deputy Gov Resigns, Set to Join PDP
Nine Corps Members Drown in Taraba
Economic Reforms Suffer as Politics Take Centre Stage
APC: We’ll Ensure Saraki Ceases to be Senate President
Sani’s Constituents Insist on his Suspension from APC
Falana: APC Can’t Remove Saraki without Two-third Majority
Wanted Boko Haram Leader Arrested in Borno
NNPC Denies Funding Alleged Plot to Impeach Saraki
FAAN Condemns Invasion of Sokoto Airport by Wamakko’s Loyalists
Strides Group: Why Nigeria Must Invest in Natural Gas
Year-to-Date Growth: Insurance Sector Leads at Stock Market
Moneytrust Commiserates with Lagos Tanker Explosion Victims
IATA: Passenger Growth, Economic Boost Incentives for Investing in Aviation
APC Using EFCC to Force Akpabio into Defection, Says PDP
Obasanjo Seeks New Strategies to Fix Nigeria
FG Blames N’Assembly for Stalling Federal Projects
Changing Roles for Borno Women
Neighbours at War
LAGOS AND PROSPECT OF WATER TRANSPORTATION
Lala Returns With ‘Naked’
CAA ASABA 2018: Kenya Tops African Athletics Championships with 11 Gold Medals
France 2018: Falconets Set to End Hoodoo against Germany
Gov Okowa, Falilat, Okagbare, Ikhuoria Sparkle at NOC Awards
FIFA President, Infantino, Congratulates Pinnick
Aguero’s Brace Wins Community Shield for City
Aruna Quadri Climbs to 18 in Latest ITTF Ranking
Nigeria as a Parody for Alice in Wonderland
Editorial: PENSIONERS AND THEIR ENTITLEMENTS

The Nation

Akpabio meets Buhari in UK ahead defection to APC
Ambode kick-starts expansion of Orile truck terminal
Why National Assembly must reconvene now, by Presidency
SEC fails corporate governance test
Resign now, Falana tells Saraki, others
EFCC may quiz Ekweremadu’s wife
Nine NYSC members drown in Taraba
Saraki, others, never supported Buhari in Senate, says Omo-Agege
‘Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom defections won’t affect Buhari’s re-election’
Kano deputy governor resigns
Ozubulu killings: Community holds memorial mass for 13 slain worshippers
Buhari greets Ray Ekpu at 70
Wife stabs husband to death
Osinbajo to open MSME Clinic
210 held as task force seizes 125 motorcycles
Aguero brace wins Community Shield for Citizens
Mikel missing again in Tianjin’s win
ITTF RANKING: Quadri Africa’s best in top 18
Okowa, Falilat, Okagbare, Ikhuoria sparkle at NOC Awards
FIBA World Cup: Vincent wishes D’Tigress well
Lagos coaches hail GOtv boxing Night sponsors
Asaba 2018: Nigeria win 3 gold medals on last day, finish 3rd
Makarfi: Stop victimisation in Benue
Aremu unfolds governorship ambition in Kwara
Obaseki and challenges of development in Edo
AFRIMA 2018 receives record 8,009 entries
My position on Buhari, by Okonkwo
Nigeria dominates AMAA 2018 nominations
Leadway supports new capital regime, reclassification
Avoid over inflating tyres, warns expert
Globe Motors rolls out Hyundai, Higer vehicles

Daily Trust

Move to forcefully take ‎control of NASS recipe for crisis – PDP
Asaba 2018: Kenya upsets South Africa, Nigeria to emerge overall champion with 11 gold
FG reacts to rumour of replacing Saraki with Akapbio as Senate President
How APC is plotting to remove Saraki – rAPC
Pressure mounts on Governor Tambuwal to resign
Reconvene NASS now, Presidency appeals to Saraki, Dogara
Why Kano’s deputy governor resigned
Defection: Osinbajo, Oshiomhole set to destabilize N/Assembly – Reps
IPOB lists terms for peace with FG, South-East Governors
Why I’m associating with Saraki, Ahmed, other APC defectors – Prof. Sulaiman
NNPC not funding Saraki’s impeachment plot – Baru
ICC denies rating Buhari on integrity
Abiodun Alade
PDP mulls fall-back options for presidential aspirants
Pressure mounts on Saraki to reconvene N/Assembly
Army holds qualifying exams for 313 Majors, Captains in Kaduna
Confusion dogs Nigeria Air
Dangote refinery to save Nigeria $7.5bn FX – Official
We broke the monopoly in pay TV and crashed prices – StarTimes CEO
Anchor borrower: CBN flags off input distribution in Cross Rivers
NIRSAL to disburse Anchor Borrowers’ fund within 5-day if…
Why Buhari met Akpabio in London
9 corps members drown in Taraba River
Army working to sustain Nigeria’s unity – Buratai
Only elite have ganged up against Buhari — Okorocha
Saraki’s case different from Tambuwal’s 2011 saga — Lai Mohammed
Nigeria shine at Africa Gymnastic Level system tournament
NOC confers merit award on Delta gov, Okagbare, Ogunkoya, others
Police nab suspected hoodlums terrorising Games Village residents
Editorial: An example to be cherished

New Telegraph

Kano deputy governor resigns, dumps APC for PDP
PHOTOS: Akpabio Meets Buhari In London
Defections will favour PDP in 2019 –Opposition
2019 will mark Nigeria’s end – MASSOB APC lifts Sani’s suspension, says Senator has pledged loyalty not to defect
Army arrests ‘number 96’ of wanted Boko Haram insurgents
Kaduna Central APC insists on suspension of Senator Shehu Sani
Former Ondo CJ joins LP, criticises Akeredolu’s performance
Cameroon, Benin’s low tariffs aid rice smuggling
Dangote Refinery to save Nigeria’s $7.5bn fuel import
Obasanjo: Nigeria deserves better leader than Buhari
PDP warns APC: Takeover Senate, invite trouble
2019: Akpabio’s defection unsettles gov, PDP
Resignation: Ganduje humiliated me –Kano deputy gov
High hopes as male contraceptive trials begin
Suspension: El-Rufai, Oshiomhole on collision course over Sani
2019: The jostle for PDP presidential ticket
APC luring senators with N50m to sack Saraki –R-APC
Cameroon, Benin’s low tariffs aid rice smuggling
Dangote Refinery to save Nigeria’s $7.5bn fuel import
2019: Akpabio’s defection unsettles gov, PDP
9 corp members drown in Taraba river Woman stabs husband to death in Lagos
Defections: Who controls the Senate?
Ibru: FG’s agric revolution’ll boost economy, reduce poverty
Nigeria needs $3bn in 15 years to replace geriatric aircraft
LAGOS golfers confident in Efekoha’s ability to drive CIIN
Raw materials rot at port over freight rates, gridlock
Corruption probe: Ministry orders for NFF’ sponsorship contracts, banking details
Aguero’s double sink Chelsea
Moses battles to keep shirt at Chelsea
Rohr: Musa’s move to Al Nassr won’t affect Eagles’ chance
U-20 Women World Cup: Falconets face Germany’s hurdle
Okowa, Falilat, Okagbare sparkle at NOC Awards
EDITORIAL: Sex-for-marks and varsity sanity
Row over call for Saraki’s resignation
‘Gender discrimination killing female lawyers’
Osinbajo to set up Lagos MSME tomorrow
How Saraki frustrated Buhari’s administration, by FG
Businesswoman, 5 others remanded over N72m fraud
Atiku: I’ll turn Nigeria around in six months
GE appoints CEO for Africa

The Sun

Akpabio meets Buhari in London
How APC senators plan to unseat Saraki – R-APC
Anxiety in Akwa Ibom over Akpabio’s defection rumour
Umahi knocks Oshiomhole
Ondo SDP leader dumps party for PDP
NNPC says Baru not funding alleged impeachment plot against Saraki
Infantino congratulates Amaju
ITTF ranking: Aruna Quadri climbs to 18th spot
2019: We deserve better Nigeria – Obasanjo
Umahi knocks Oshiomhole
– Describes APC chair’s attack as childish, blackmail
Apapa gridlock: Lagos begins expansion of truck terminal
• Proposes 5,000-capacity terminal in Ijanikin
9 corps members drown in Taraba during picnic
EDITORIAL: Another lifeline for the Discos
Endless agony, as gridlock grounds Lagos-Badagry road
• Oshodi-Apapa highway clean-up diverts trucks, tankers to other roads J
Mass defection and 2019 election
Security votes, Ortom and witch-hunt
APC, Saraki and Senate presidency

The Guardian

R-APC, PDP allege plot to bribe lawmakers, impeach Saraki
35% drop in investment hobbles rural telephony
High charges’ worry investors in oil, gas free zones
Group cautions against ethnic sentiments in Ekweremadu’s ordeal
Communities benefit from N7m environmental grant
Nine corps members drown during picnic in Taraba State
At thanksgiving, Ugwuanyi restates values of exemplary leadership
Lagos task force nabs 210 miscreants, impounds 125 motorcycles
Olubaka expresses concerns over bad roads, insecurity
NFF bigwigs, Omidiran to cheer Falconets against Germany today
Kenya tops medals table as Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championship ends
I had fears over Asaba 2018 Athletics Championship, Okowa confesses
Etim Esin advises NFF to compel Rohr to live, work in Nigeria
Sports Ministry ready to repay half of missing $150,000, says IAAF
Sergio Agüero’s brace gives Man City Community Shield win
Nigeria deep in $30tr global loss to inequality
Underwriter assures investors of better investment return
Shareholders approve voluntary delisting of GNI
Africa50 mobilises funds for $108b yearly infrastructure gap
Editorial: Nigeria’s democracy: Where are the citizens?
Kwara 2019: Here comes the game-changer!
Yes, social media aids political participation!
Increasing rate of psychological disorders
Celebrating the literary world of JP Clark
With Buhari, no defection can stop APC from winning 2019
APC voids Shehu Sani’s suspension, state chapter kicks
I’ll retire from politics in PDP, Makarfi pledges
PDP and the burden of managing a windfall
Kendrick Lamar’s “m.A.A.d city” Spends 300 Weeks On Billboard 200
Azealia Banks Accuses Beyonce Of Stealing Other Women’s Projects
Firm seeks support for affordable housing
NMRC up-scales housing finance, raises debt issuance to N440 billion
Presco, Edo community bicker over alleged land grabbing
We will engage investors for infrastructure development’

Leadership

Amidst Defection Rumour, Akpabio Meets PMB In London
9 Corps Members Drown In Taraba River
2019: Ballot Papers, Boxes To Gulp N36bn
Defections: Former Minister For Education, Prof. Jerry Agada Others Joins PDP
Sen Nyako’s Defection And Evolving Adamawa Politics
Retired CBN Director Joins Senatorial Race
Oshiomhole Moves To Halt Mass Defection From Edo APC
Imo 2019 And Odds Against Okorocha Saraki: His Travails, Triumph AnWWd Mandate
FRANCE 2018: Falconets Tackle Old Foe, Germany, In Group D Opener
To Receive, Settle Another Set Of 8,000 IDPs
Actor Steven Seagal Now Special US-Russia Envoy
Earthquake Rocks Lombok Island In Indonesia
Switzerland Crash: 20 Die In WW2 Plane Crash
New Ebola Case Claims 33 In DRC
NCPC Holds Prayer For Nigeria In Jerusalem
Venezuelan President, Maduro, Survives Assassination Attempt
Amidst Challenges, PMB And APC Shall Triumph
Building Collapse: FCTA To Embark On Massive Integrity Test
Glo Assures Customers Of Faster Access To Help Lines
Anchor Borrowers’ Programme: CBN Flags Off Input Distribution In C/River
FBN Holdings Lauds ASHON For Floating Commodities Exchange
SDP Promises To Liberate Nigeria
2019: PMB Deserves Second Term – Abari
2019 : Southern, Middle Belt Unite For Common Agenda
Ighalo On Target Again
Samuel Eto’o Leaves Turkish Club Konyaspor
EDITORIAL: Coomassie, The Tough Cop, Goes Home
Earthquake Rocks Lombok Island In Indonesia
Switzerland Crash: 20 Die In WW2 Plane Crash
New Ebola Case Claims 33 In DRC
Venezuelan President, Maduro, Survives Assassination Attempt
APC Forum Urges Eligible Nigerians To Get PVCs
UNICAF To Offer 75 Percent International Scholarships
Group Holds Awareness Campaign Ahead Of INEC Voter Registration Deadline
Insurgency Has Set Us Back – Gov Shettima

Tribune

Ortom never paid N20m to any Boko Haram suspect ― Benue Speaker
Presidency appeals to NASS to reconvene
Kano deputy governor resigns
Buhari receives Akpabio in London
I’ve no successor yet ― Adeboye
Presidency appeals to NASS to reconvene
Ozubulu killings: Memorial service for 13 slain worshippers holds Aug 6
Forceful takeover of NASS will harm democracy, PDP warns FG
Presidency appeals to NASS to reconvene
Kano deputy governor resigns
NNPC says Baru not funding alleged impeachment plot against Saraki
Kogi National Assembly caucus petitions Buhari over insecurity
Osogbo APC endorses Oyetola
Osun 2018: I’m in the governorship race to win — Omisore
Funds obstructing commencement of Ibadan-Kaduna rail project, says Amaechi
Woman remanded in prison for throwing granddaughter into well
3 IBBU, ABU students remanded in prison over death of fellow student
BEDC assures consumers of electricity metres
World Bank to support Nigeria’s economic growth
Chevron’s success story in Nigeria’s gas development
China donates N7m worth of medical equipment to LASUTH
Senator urges States, Federal Govts not to fully depend on global funding for immunisation
MONDAY LINES
Two secret files and Nigeria’s failure
Oando records N8.5bn PAT in H1 2018
Equities market rebounds marginally by 0.09%
DMO lists first African Sovereign Green bond on NSE, FMDQ
Dangote Cement invests $3bn on plants, grinding terminals across Africa Employed 27,952 Nigerians in 2017
Oando records N8.5bn PAT in H1 2018
Equities market rebounds marginally by 0.09%
DMO lists first African Sovereign Green bond on NSE, FMDQ
EDITORIAL: The impeachment saga in Imo State
Defection: Must Saraki resign as Senate President?
Negative claims about Ajinomoto seasoning, spurious, scientifically unfounded —WASCO management
Shoprite expands business frontier school, commissions 25th store in Nigeria
Mamador promo ends with over 2000 lucky winners

Vanguard

Presidency Alleges Threat To 2019 Polls, Appeals To NASS To Reconvene
France 2018 World Cup: Falconets Eye Three Points Against Germany
Free Foot Checks For Diabetes Patients
Economies Of NYSC And Stranded Nigerians In Diaspora
Asaba 2018 AAC: Kenya Finish Ahead Of S/Africa, Nigeria
Bayelsa Community Lauds A’Court Judgment On Disputed SPDC-Operated Flow Station
Gov Okowa, Falilat, Okagbare, Ikhuoria Shine At NOC Awards
Oshiomhole To Meet Edo APC Leaders Over Alleged Neglect By Obaseki
RCBC Prepares Ministers For The Church
There’s Need To Review Listing Fees – CEO, Magnartis Finance
Lasaco Launches Claim Settlement Solution, Free Towing Service
Lagos Task Force Nabs 210 Miscreants, Impounds 125 Okada, Demolishes 98 Shanties
2019: 10 Commissioners, SAs In Ondo Set To Dump APC
The Magic Of Bonny Island…What To Expect At NAFEST 2018
Why Akpabio Is Defecting To APC
CBN Moves To Disburse Lower Currency Denominations
No Right-Thinking Nigerian’ll Applaud What Is Going On In The Country —Obasanjo
No right-thinking Nigerian’ll applaud what is going on in the country —Obasanjo
Alleged plot to remove Saraki as Senate President: APC, R-APC tango over plan to induce each senator with N50m
Saraki worked to frustrate FG budgets – Lai Mohammed
New insurance industry policy sidelines 40 companies
Igbo need restructuring, not presidency – Nwabueze
APC -led Govt plans to forcefully open NASS, replace Saraki with Adamu, R- APC alleges
APC restates plot to oust Saraki, outlines measures
Linking me with any APC leader is like associating me with armed robbers – Fayose
Senate Crisis: Hold FG, APC responsible for threat to democracy – PDP
Saraki, Tambuwal exit from APC won’t affect Buhari’s re-election – APC spokesman
APC restates plot to oust Saraki, outlines measures
France 2018 World Cup: Falconets eye three points against Germany
Asaba 2018 AAC: Kenya finish ahead of S/Africa, Nigeria
Stallions to face Niger Saturday
Over 200 kids dazzle at Ibadan U-12 Volleyball clinic
Hollywood actor Steven Seagal now Russian envoy
My selling aphrodisiacs doesn’t mean I’m available for testing – Peace Olayemi
MVZE ready to drop new single ‘By Your Side’
MTN Pulse House Party : Falz, DJ Spinall surprise lucky fan with house gig
Jennifer Lopez to receive Michael Jackson video award at MTV VMAS
Man allegedly stabs guest to death at mother-in-law’s burial ceremony
Chip labour: Robots replace waiters in China restaurant
There’s need to review listing fees – CEO, Magnartis Finance
Oil steady after G20 warns of risks to growth