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News Headlines Dec 16, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Dec 16, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

The Punch



PDP, Fayose, LP hit Buhari over $1bn ECA withdrawal
Obasanjo bags PhD in Christian Theology
Army sentences soldier to death, jails others for killing civilians
South-West will get juicy positions in PDP govt –Secondus, party’s national chairman
How Eagles can succeed in Russia – Taribo
Odi massacre: Anyone with tribal marks on their chest was slaughtered, corpses littered everywhere –Bolou, former Bayelsa commissioner
My husband did chores, some neighbours thought I charmed him – Lagos State Acting Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture
Flamingoes target victory over Ethiopia
Pay us from FAAC, Abia pensioners tell govt
Court remands board member in prison for allegedly defiling minor
Police arrest 67 in A’Ibom for armed robbery, cultism
2019: INEC introduces election risk management tool
Don’t free me, prison inmate begs court
Woman mobbed for stealing
Rivers community threatens to sue APC for ‘insulting’ Ateke Tom
Six wrestlers stranded in Nigeria, miss C’wealth tourney
I don’t run family govt, says Okorocha
FG confirms Effedua MAN’s rector, declares IMC illegal
What I know for sure
What I did to enlarge my bum –Seyi Shay
6,000 ISIS fighters may join forces with B’Haram…
Army sentences soldier to death, jails others for killing…
Thugs attack, injure Ondo monarch with machetes
Soldiers rescue expatriates from kidnappers, arrest suspect in Ondo
Security guard takes over gang whose leader he helped convict
Fashion designer acquitted after four years in jail over attempted robbery
Ogun Customs intercept 500 smuggled used cars in 11 months
NAWOJ housing scandal: Subscribers petition EFCC, calls for probe of Omowole
2019: Concerns over surge in political parties
Double registration: Kogi PDP, Faleke ask Bello to resign
PDP convention: Reconciliation efforts positive in South-West, says Dickson
Ekweremadu advocates six-year single tenure for elective officers
Osun assembly revokes arrest warrant for Ige’s son 
INEC sacks three for registering Kogi gov twice
External reserves rise to $36.8bn
NEPC plans to develop C’River cocoa for export
Oando says audit appeal not meant to undermine SEC
Govt to purchase patrol vessels to protect waterways
Import duties frustrate car imports, fuels smuggling – NPA
Emirates returns to Abuja route after My major movie earning came after over 40 years of acting –Aderupoko
Despite fame, I’ve no money, car –Papalolo
South-West will get juicy positions in PDP govt –Secondus, party’s national chairman
How Eagles can succeed in Russia – Taribo
Flamingoes target victory over Ethiopia
Six wrestlers stranded in Nigeria, miss C’wealth tourney
Kanu, Diouf in charity match for Boko Haram victims
NBA, Solektra seal lighting deal
Morata cannot be compared to Drogba – Conte
I lost a lot spending 12 years for six years programme –Bara, best graduating student, UNIABUJA College of Medicine
We did not increase tuition – LASU
FG to spend N5bn on security for 104 unity schools
Omotola, Ali Nuhu, Imasuen, to get special BON awards
I have forgiven Burnaboy, says Mr. 2kay
Burna Boy reports to police, to be arraigned Monday
Adekunle Gold, Lil Kesh are my brothers –Olamide
Daily cup of tea can save your eyes from glaucoma –Experts
Infidelity: Wives, mistresses’ fights get messier, spill to social media
My confidence intimidates a lot of men –Patrick-Ogbogu, Executive Director, Disability Rights Advocacy Centre
United by agric Yoruba, Fulani dairy farmers break ethnic barriers in Oyo communities
25 sexual things to know before Christmas (III)
Girls, stop looking for trouble (2)
Five tips to stay healthy in dry season
What advice would you give your best friend who’s about to marry your ex?

ThisDay



Lagos Police Finally Arrest Burna Boy
Has Mourinho Lost Battle with Guardiola?
Klitschko Backs Joshua to Unify Heavyweight Division
Osun Govt Adopts Modulated Salary Structure to Clear Arrears, Says Commissioner
Fayose: Decision to Withdraw $1bn from ECA to Fund Buhari’s Re-election,…
GE Marks One Year of Skills Building, Raises Hope for Talents
Peak Milk Launches New Campaign
NGO Rewards Humanitarian Acts, Seeks Societal Growth
Coca-Cola Releases New Products
CIBN Endorses Union Bank Academy
Still on Abacha Loot
Command Secondary School Alumni – The Duke Emerges
Ayo Lijadu: Stardom Has Led Many Artistes to Self-destruction
Teen Star, Iseoluwa, to Headline Concert December 17
Ish’aq Modibo Kawu: We Have to Communicate More on Digital Broadcasting Switch-Over
Pass it through a filter
Can Spurs Halt City’s Premier League Run?
Hewitt Comes Out of Retirement, to Play Doubles at Australian Open
Baby Face Vows to Inflict Pain on ‘Painless’ Ngige
Port Harcourt Polo Club Plans Big for 2018


The Nation



Why ex-Senate President Mark was arrested, quizzed
Hearing stalled in Diezani’s $4.760m property forfeiture case
Obasanjo bags PhD in Christian Theology after 163 minutes with panelists
PENGASSAN begins strike Monday as peace parley ends in stalemate
Robbery saga: Burna Boy submits self to Police
NNPC document forces shift of FAAC meeting till today
Army sentences soldier to death for killing five civilians
‘Diversification, key to maintaining balanced portfolio’
Emergency Preparedness: Waste management
Business tool for a successful start-up (Part 1)
As K1 mourns daughter
12-year-old needs help over chest cancer
How to stop Nigerian youths from flocking to LIBYA
Fred Igbinedion, Dunni Bisiriyu’s marriage end in anti-climax
Akeredolu tasks youths on patriotism
Lack of fund stops 6 wrestlers from C/wealth tourney
Club World Cup final: Madrid eye landmark win
Pogba shows off new burning’ haircut
Madrid to Ronaldo: Pay £177m and go or sit tight
W/Cup: How a stitch in time saved Nigeria
How Opayinka promotes tourism in Equatorial Guinea with golf
Kanu Laments Neglect Of Internally Displaced Persons
Ex-Ecobank chair Odeyemi bags title
Experts suggest ways to reduce heart failure
Okorocha: ‘I don’t run family government ‘
Popular London cleric urges government to embrace agriculture
Court Marshal sentences soldier to death over murder
NIM Starts Curriculum Review as New President Emerged
Court stops El-Rufai from sacking Kaduna teachers
Finance Minister: only 40 million Nigerians pay tax
Striking varsity non-academic unions demand N30b
‘Diversification, key to maintaining balanced portfolio’
Business tool for a successful start-up (Part 1)
CIN to provide compliance jobs platform for inductees
LBS launchs digital financial services



Vanguard



Politics, Technology Marketing, In One Planet Summit
Would You Move In With A Partner You Are Not Married To?
Adesua Wellington Flaunts Newly Wedded Look
Sunset At Noon: Tribute To The Late Olomu Of Omu-Aran
Mountain Of Yesterday
Challenges Before CJN Onnoghen
Tension Brews Between Binis And Ijaws
After This December Convention
Obasanjo Bags PhD In Christian Theology After 163 Minutes Drill By Panelists
Flood Prevention: Stakeholder Convene To Discuss Practicable Solutions
Alleged Robbery: Burna Boy Submits Self To Police
Boko Haram: PDP Battles Buhari Over Govs’ Approval Of $1bn
Tunde Ednut Goes Hard On Bobrisky Again
Alleged Corruption: Court Frees Enugu Heart Surgeon
IPOB Faults Nwodo On Equation Of Biafra Agitation To War
Restructuring: Only Means Of Fighting Corruption, Youth Unemployment — Ekweremadu
Royal Fathers Meet In Rivers, Insist On Devolution Of Power
E-West road: FG releases N3bn to contactors – Usani
Murder of Ex-PDP Chairman’s Son: Family of ‘killer wife’ tried to hide evidence — Police
Osinbajo, Gowon, Dogara, Adebayo attend Christmas Carol at Villa
Wike’s like one of my sons – Amaechi
Mayweather-McGregor fight second richest ever
Breaking: FIFA threatens to boot Spain out of World Cup
Swedish midfielder Kim Kallstrom retires
Sevilla’s Berizzo returns after cancer operation
Neymar ready to face Rennes says Emery
Would you move in with a partner you are not married to?
Adesua Wellington flaunts newly wedded look
EDITORIAL: Nigeria’s escape from World Cup disaster
Amaechi spearheads national policy on Blue Economy – Peterside
‘Intellectual not bloody revolution will save Nigeria’ – Group


The Guardian



 Bolanle Olukanni:‘I realised I’m in a place of opportunity and privilege.
Not all blacks in Libya are Nigerians, Buhari tells AU, ECOWAS commission
Nigerians face bleak Christmas amidst economic hardship
Delta lawmaker challenges contractor on compromising video, alleges threat to life
NDA refutes report of cadets keeping uniform with herdsmen
Low-income women seek government’s intervention on maternal mortality 
GIGM redefines road travel with mobile App
Police arrest top Boko Haram commander in Borno
Double registration saga: Kogi stakeholders urge Bello to resign
 Kidsport charity cup holds today at campos stadium
Ibet’s aim is grassroots sports development, says Elegbeleye
Basketball and football – in the woods
We are playing with season’s best, says Spur’s Pochettino
Guardiola, Salah win premier league monthly laurels
I let the Crystal Palace team down, says Benteke
The year of living dangerously in the moment
Uber hosts female driver-partners, female entrepreneurs in Lagos
When naija seems like heaven…
Healing from heartache during the holidays
 Five ways to avoid holiday weight gain
 What you drive is not as important as what is driving you
Kemi Adetiba, Adebayo Oke-Lawal, for one life live them campaign
‘To fix youth unemployment, we must rethink learning’
Nigeria Breweries Plc, back first innovators fair in Enugu with one million naira
 Tambuwal, In Asaba, strategies with Ibori, Okowa, Wike
Anambra central: Jan 13 election date is sacrosanct, says Umeh
Symphony of the nativity at Oke-Aro District
DStv rewards premium subscribers with ‘Showmax’ this Yuletide
2Jay: My music will illuminate the world

The Sun


S’ WEST DESERVES FRESH DEAL FROM APC –OSOBA
•Accuses Jonathan’s man, Okurounmu of blackmail
Buhari’ll not disappoint Nigerians –Kalu
2019: Hurdles before Buhari
PDP CHAIRMANSHIP: WIKE OWES S’WEST NO APOLOGY –EX-MINISTER OGUNLEWE
Afro beat legend’s wives open up on…
FELA, SEX & WEED .
Biafra: Ohanaeze leaders are cowards –IPOB
…It can’t be wished away, Ikedife, Achuzia, Uko reply Nwodo
Fayose, PDP knock FG over $1bn anti-terror fund
• Say money to fund Buhari’s re-election
2019: It’ll be suicidal for PDP to underestimate APC –Babatope
Ex-Rivers lawmakers endorse Wike for 2nd term
The Sun honoured for child protection reporting
Southern Kaduna reiterates demand for seperate state
2019: Hurdles before Buhari
Fame deprived me of early marriage –Ibiwari Etuk, actress
Confession of 25-year-old ex-cultist:
WHY I KILLED FOR POLITICIANS
Exigencies of public policy formulation in Nigeria
Muoka brings down God’s glory in South Africa
•Miracles, signs and wonders trail cleric’s recent outing in Jo’burg 
Game killers in bed
Prodigal husbands don’t deserve second chance
Maybe, the opposition is here at last
Mercy Saves (I)
God gave me an early Xmas gift—twin grandsons, says Mrs. Ngozi Ekeoma
Reps and NGO Regulatory Bill
Cholera kills 462 in South Sudan
Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to marry on May 19
Buhari meets heads of ECOWAS, AU Commission
itel Mobile launches latest selfie Smartphone
…Equipped with dual selfie camera, fingerprint scanner
EPL: Guardiola set to ride on Tottenham
Flamingoes go for victory against Ethiopia
Russia 2018 World Cup: Players’ determination, hunger for success’ll be Eagles biggest asset —Ekeji
Nike Art Gallery
…Where art breathes
EDITORIAL: High failure rate of medical products


Daily Trust



Abuse: Osinbajo, Aisha Buhari want perpetrators sanctioned
Sultan decries controversy over Hijab
Nigeria poorly ranked for quality livelihood of the aged
Bid for ECOWAS membership: Morocco knows faith today
NYSC director buried in Anambra amidst tears, encomiums
Nigerian Army sets up enquiry over checkpoint killing by personnel
PDP wants NASS to investigate release of $1bn to fight insurgency
Enugu State approves N100m to establish new fire stations
Troops captured 220 Boko Haram insurgents in North-East
News Flash: Abuja Arts and Craft village on fire
How we’ll stop illegal arms importation – Hassan Bello
Abuse: Osinbajo, Aisha Buhari want perpetrators sanctioned
Troops captured 220 Boko Haram insurgents in North-East
Abuse: Osinbajo, Aisha Buhari want perpetrators sanctioned
Bid for ECOWAS membership: Morocco knows fate today
Yuletide: FCT NEMA, other stakeholders strategize on casualties handling
Nigerian Army sets up enquiry over checkpoint killing by personnel
PDP wants NASS to investigate release of $1bn to fight insurgency
Enugu State approves N100m to establish new fire stations
36 state governors, FG sued over Paris Club refund payment
Police arrest pop musician “Burna Boy” for robbery in Lagos
Troops captured 220 Boko Haram insurgents in North-East
‘How I became North’s first female deputy clerk’
Will these ‘new’ faces save the PDP?
Widows of COE Akwanga retirees cry: ‘Our husbands died, and we might be next‘
How we’ll stop illegal arms importation – Hassan Bello
How, why we created SARS – Ex-IGP Mike Okiro
Buhari to Guinea Bissau: We need our troops back home
How dawn fire claimed family of 5
APC’s $1b for fight against Boko Haram questionable – PDP
The curious case of Iheanacho, Musa at Leicester
Musa Muhammed: I’m enjoying the Bulgarian experience
Man City seek to extend lead against Tottenham
How we’ll stop illegal arms importation – Hassan Bello
FG to recruit more police officers
Truck Transit Parks to end carnage on Nigerian roads
Gunmen kidnap APC ward chairman in Gwagwalada
Corps members’ FRSC club builds bus stop in Gwagwalada
Group decries human rights abuse of drug users
Africa’s must-do decade
Nigeria and the imperative of happiness
Redoubling effort in anti-insurgency battle
752 evacuated from Libya in 48 hours


New Telegraph


YINKA AYEFELE: I ran to Synagogue for miracle, got N5,000 ‘t-fare’ back home
Double registration: Faleke, Melaye, PDP ask Bello to resign
Reporter’s Diary: SARS operatives and their luxurious lifestyle
I want to remain in prison, freed juvenile begs judge
Military sentences soldier to death for killing 5 civilians, jails 3 others
BREAKING: Burna Boy arrested, Detained over Robbery allegations
 (PHOTOS)Why NNPC didn’t remit N50 billion to TSA – GMD
Many killed as Ille miners clash in Taraba
1,317 Nigerians return from Libya in 10 days – NEMA
Nigerian govt withdrawing $1 billion Excess Crude money to fund Buhari’s reelection– Fayose
BREAKING: Soldiers fighting Boko Haram sentenced to death, life imprisonment
Buhari leading Nigerians to the Promised Land, says Kalu
Many Nigerians dying because they can’t afford treatment –Abiola Ayeni
I was known as ‘Da Bull’ bec ause Westerhof said I bullied defenders –Amokachi
Monarch escapes death as assailants attack community
2019: Atiku is PDP’s biggest bet –Benedict
NNPC, security agencies intercept 144 petroleum products trucks in Kano
Buhari pushes for accountability in ECOWAS
Ex-Rivers Assembly lawmakers endorse Wike for second term
Christmas: Obiano inaugurates ‘Operation Udoka’ to reduce crime
Senate tasks PCNI over North-East humanitarian crisis
Akwa United to unleash young duo on other clubs
Ex-Delta Soap queen, Princess Oghene: Though I’m married, men still make passes at me
2019: Akala, Folarin, others won’t affect Oyo PDP, says Ladoja
Fans taunt Tiwa Savage to fury
GOtv Boxing Night 13: Fijabi, Joe Boy vow to win ABU titles for Nigeria
Why couples lie about inability to have children– Psychologists, clerics
N700m cash: Court stops EFCC from inviting, detaining Ahamba
Buhari’s cattle fare better than Nigerians, says Akwa Ibom governor’s aide
#NotAllMenAreRapists: Nigerian lady praises worthy man after ‘wasted’ episode
IGR: Ugwuanyi bans manual collection of revenues
Thousands attend exhibition of Kaduna 100 years celebration
…APC has something to hide –PDP
Again, fuel scarcity hits Anambra
Police smash kidnapping syndicate, rescue two victims in Kebbi
NIGERIA NATIONAL PARKS: Federal Govt double speak stirs death signal
Osinbajo: Nigeria’s fishing production turnover hits 1m tonnes
BEING KICKED OUT OF OUR HOUSE MOTIVATED ME TO WORK HARD
Best of Nollywood awards hold tonight
IBESHE: A NEGLECTED NEIGHBOURHOOD ON THE COAST OF LAGOS
Gov Ayade inaugurates 2017 carnival village
I was never invited by Osun Assembly –Ige
NFF and its many gaffes
Sunshine will be ready, says Adedipe

Ajibulu: A strong voice for youth inclusion in governanc
The issue of marriage counsellors (part 1)
Culture, ceremony as Oba Sonuga celebrates 10th coronation anniversary
Ringing in the ears aka tinnitus
DStv Premium subscribers to get more with Showmax
Moji Olaiya, Evans, Adesua Etomi, others top Google Nigeria 2017 search list
German-Nigerian Society of Arts inaugurate
NPFL Super Six: Bewarang laments goals drought
Kogites and their double-edged swords
NFF/Zenith Bank Future Eagles Tourney: S’ West, N’ Central through to U-13 final
Eschew greed, Esther Ajayi tells politicians
CHEF ESTHER NUVUE ALEXANDER: Banga soup and starch
LEKKI PROPERTY DISPUTE: Estate managers break into premises
Random thoughts and that close shave with World Cup expulsion!
CSOs leaders demand better medical for women
Insecurity: Bello distributes 90 hilux vans to security agencies
Police commission 767 Cadets as ASPs
Amosun canvasses role for old students, alumni in revamping education


Leadership



Katagum Gets New Emir
Army Sentences Soldier To Death Over Murder Of 5 Civilians
Yuletide Sparks Off Mass Importation Of Banned Products
50,00 Orphans In IDP Camps – Sultan
Davido, Flavor, Patoranking, Others To Storm Carnival Calabar Festival
Raped Cripple Gets Justice 3 Years After
INTELS Wins Shippers’ Council CSR Award
Price Hike: DPR Seals 10 Filling Stations In Zamfara
Pirates Kill 56 Nigerian Mariners In Gulf Of Guinea In 2017– Report
FG Reaffirms Plans To Decongest Prisons
Olu Of Ibogun: The Culture, The Glamour Of Oba’s Coronation
Insurgency: PDP Faults FG’s $1bn Approval
Convention: South-west Leaders United Behind PDP For 2019 – Dickson
Price Hike: DPR Seals 10 Filling Stations In Zamfara
Pirates Kill 56 Nigerian Mariners In Gulf Of Guinea In 2017– Report
FG Reaffirms Plans To Decongest Prisons
Petrol Hoarding; Security, NNPC Team Discover 144 Trucks
I’m In NASS To Make Name, Not Money – Lam Adesina

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News Headlines Dec 15, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Dec 15, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 


The Punch


 Excess Crude Account: SERAP, CSOs flay NEC for $1bn approval to fight B’Haram
Withdraw threat to Olubadan, Mogajis warn Ibadan kings
2019 polls: Avoid politicians, CJN tells judges
EFCC/DSS clash: Senate grills Magu, Daura, others in secret
Man arrested for flogging neighbour to death
Rice truck crashes into house, kills infant, others
Now, men wear skirts to welcome Buhari
Excess Crude Account: SERAP, CSOs flay NEC for $1bn approval to fight B’Haram
Guard burgles ex-boss’ office days after quitting work
Abia police, revenue board at war over stolen jeep
‘How I lured, raped, killed female corper
Lawyer faults killing of Lagos fake kidnapper
Sea robbers, cult members kill two, injure policeman in Bayelsa
Alleged N5.3bn fraud: Nnamani seeks perpetual injunction against EFCC
End herdsmen-farmers’ crisis with technology – Ex-VC
Lagos partners firm to build 2,000 houses
Ambode tells civil servants to be enterprising
Wasiu Ayinde mourns deceased daughter
Guard burgles ex-boss’ office days after quitting work
Abia police, revenue board at war over stolen jeep
Court remands man for allegedly defiling girl, 7
Man, 50, remanded for raping seven-year-old
PDP needs South-West to succeed, says Dickson
2019: Join APGA or be sacked, Obiano tells S’East govs
PDP governors, others hail Wike on birthday
INEC sacks three for registering Kogi gov twice
Reps summon telecoms firms over non-payment of taxes
DPR proposes N415m for local, foreign trips, Senate kicks
Fuel scarcity ends in 48 hours, Kachikwu promises govs
EU pledges €25m for Nigeria’s power transmission expansion
2018: Senate queries N10bn solar streetlight project in varsities
FG, Kingline Power sign $550m power plant agreement
I will defeat Buhari in 2019, says Atiku
[BREAKING] Osun Assembly issues warrant for arrest of Bola Ige’s son, Muyiwa
[BREAKING] Kim Jong Un’s top aide executed by North Korean death squad –Report
[PHOTOS] Aisha Buhari takes a ride in Keke NAPEP 
Court rejects bid to outlaw extramarital sex
Ogun moves to save MKO, Muda Lawal stadiums
FA asks Mourinho to explain pre-derby comments
Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal title hope
Manchester City hailed as Premier League greats
Mourinho reveals Bailly could be out for season
Pochettino spies good omens for Man City trip
Former Facebook executive bans his kids from using it, says app is ripping society apart
FG to spend N5bn on security for 104 unity schools
Foundation pays WAEC fees of Osun pupils
Family converts Akintola’s home to research centre
‘Sport deserves investment as education’
How to solve problems facing Nigeria’s education system – Okebukola
Salute to Orunmila as Sophie Oluwole hosts Dutch film-maker
Adebayo Salami, others honour Baba Sala at book presentation
Burna Boy speaks on 2kay’s attack, robbery allegation
Disney to buy parts of 21st Century Fox for $52.4bn
Women accuse rap mogul Russell Simmons of rape
I’m still learning as an actor – OC Ukeje
How blockchain is transforming health care, medical records
Editorial: Acting early to stem cancer spread
Nigeria: your father’s property
How politics shortchanges Nigeria
Plateau: Let’s keep the peace


ThisDay



INEC Confirms Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello, Registered Twice
Dismisses staff guilty of double registration, registers 21 political parties To act on court ruling on Anambra Senate seat
Court Denies Alleged Husband Killer, Maryam Sanda Bail
Court Declares Name Change to ‘State of Osun’ Illegal
Falana: Buhari’s Overseas Medicare Confirms Inequality in Nigeria
Another 249 Nigerians Return from Libya
Falana: Buhari’s Overseas Medicare Confirms Inequality in Nigeria
Ibori Declares Support for Okowa’s Second Term Bid
After $21bn Loss, FG Moves to Amend Deep Offshore Act
Governors Okay Withdrawal of $1bn from ECA to Fight Insurgency
Battle for S’West: PDP Accuses APC of Sowing Seeds of Discord…
Daura, Magu Shun Each Other at Senate Probe
Nigerians Score Buhari 52% on Governance
TCN: Transmission Hits new Peak of 5,156MW of Electricity
IMF: Concern over FX Scarcity Persists, But Nigeria Remains Investment Destination
Buhari Returns from France
House Committee Seeks Collaboration with Dangote Refinery
Driving School Instructor Rapes, Kills Corps Member in Ogun
FG Approves PPA for $550m, 550MW Ondo Power Plant
Bulkachuwa Defends Appointment of 14 Justices to A’Court Bench
Nnamani Asks Court to Stop EFCC from Prosecuting Him
Ijaw Youths Accuse IOCs of Blackmailing N’Delta over Relocation Directive
SON Launches PAM to Check Substandard Products
House C’ttee Gives Last Chance to Adenuga, Olusanya, Bello-Osagie to Avert Arrest
Court Declares Name Change to ‘State of Osun’ Illegal
Delta’s Job Creation Template a Model, Says World Bank
You Risk Loosing Your Crowns If Olubadan is Dethroned, Family Heads Tell New Obas
NBM Moves to Partner Govt, Empower, Resettle Libya Returnees
Ajimobi Presents N267 Budget of Stability, Receives Defector from Accord Party
North-east Needs $1.1bn for Rehabilitation, Says UN
Military Successfully Repels Attempted Takeover of Borno Village
UK to Assist Nigeria on Improving Electoral Process
Prisons Officers Forestall Bold Escape of Kidnap Kingpin
Abubakar: Establishment of Special Forces Weakened Boko Haram Capabilities
LG to Immunise 50,000 Children sgainst Measles in Sokoto
Ikoyi Cash: Court to Hear Suit on Whistle-Blowing Payment Jan 17
Bank of the Year
FG to Issue First Tranche of N10.69bn Green Bond Monday
Keystone Bank empowers female entrepreneurs
PDP’s Bet on Atiku to Take it Back to Power
Anambra Central: Okonkwo Writes INEC, Demands Certificate of Return
APGA Flags off Campaign for Anambra Central Senatorial Re-run Poll
One-Bariga Woman Launch for December 18
‘You Can Enjoy Rental Income without Owning a Property’
RCCG Donates Neo-Natal Care Equipment to Massey Street Children Hospital
GKS to Celebrate Christian Feast of Tabernacle In Grand Style
Kennedy Iyeh Wins Next Titan Season 4
Kanu, Diouf, Other African Legends Play for IDPs in Kano
Boboye Pleased with Plateau Utd Display against CHAN Eagles
Golf: Odoh Sizzles on Equatorial Guinea Open Day One
Edo FA Award to Hold Dec 22
World Cup Sponsor, Hisense, Takes over Toshiba
PSG Coach Emery’s House Robbed
The Protest Judgment of the Court of Appeal
Editorial: PREVALENCE OF ILLICIT DRUGS



The Nation




The Nation flies highest with 10 prizes at NMMA
Harvest of awards for The Nation at NMMA
Governors approve $1b oil cash to fight Boko Haram
Mogajis warn 21 new obas for threatening Olubadan
Ajimobi presents N267b budget
Parties now 67 as INEC registers 21 associations
EFCC to battle currency traffickers
The governor-general, the chair and the beautiful bride (Is it true?)
Glo, Airtel, three others bid to take over 9mobile
I’m PDP’s valid candidate for Anambra Central, says Okonkwo
2019: No automatic ticket in Lagos APC, says Ajomale
Ajimobi presents N267 bn appropriation bill for 2018
Budget: Reps insist on Minister’s appearance
The problem with our elections, by Durotoye
NPS probes death of awaiting trial inmate at Ikoyi Prison
Behold the First Class women
‘Youth must imbibe value-driven leaderships’
Edith Agu-Ogoke to face Ashleigh Curry in pro debut
Lawrence Okolie dispatches Sousa in 2 rounds
3e Actuaries Golf Open: Odoh keeps title hope alive in Mongomo
African Union Sports Ministers Meeting Ends
2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Dubai Marathon winner eyes gold
11 wrestlers, 5 officials for Commonwealth Championship in S/Africa
Oboh is youngest player on parade in Mongomo
How Atiku missed chance to be president in 2003, by Idahosa
APC youths to enlighten Nigerians on Buhari’s achievements
Nigerian Idol winner, K-Peace, Kitwee, others thrill at AR Concert
I Go Dye gets award for anti-graft speech
Obesere, Saheed Osupa, others rock at Malaika’s housewarming
Experts suggest ways to reduce heart failure
Group restrategises on gender-based violence
Food and water poisoning: Typhoid disease
Praises for Emmanuel as pensioners celebrate their day
Yuletide: Delta IPMAN crisis threatens fuel supply
Uyo tragedy… One year, five days later
Court dismisses suit against NUT members
Baptist Academy old students honour 16 members
Assembly to subpoena LBIC boss for ‘disrespectful act’
SARS: crime in Rivers falling
Court stops El-Rufai from sacking Kaduna teachers
Finance Minister: only 40 million Nigerians pay tax
Striking varsity non-academic unions demand N30b
Will NYSC CV/jobs portal deliver?
Ogun State mulls bonds to finance infrastructure
Food and beverage workers begin indefinite strike
DMO begins investors’ campaign for N10.96b Green Bond



Vanguard



Government Hospitals Detain Patients In Lagos
NCC To Direct Service Providers To Roll Over Costumers’ Unused Data
GMB’s First Ever ‘Orderly’, ‘Tumultuous’ Kano Crowds – Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo
2019 Elections: Politicians Desperate To Destroy Us, CJN Warns JudgesIGR: Ugwuanyi Disbands Manual Collection Of Revenues
Rohr To Invite Sokari For World Cup Friendly
Rivers Chiefs Demand Apology From APC For Allegedly Denigrating Monarch
Atiku’s Not A Threat To APC — Idahosa
Over 600 Doctors Migrated From Nigeria In 2 Years – NMA
Senate Walks Out Fashola For Lack Of Budget Documents
Why We’re Yet To Swear In Adonomo After S-Court Judgment —Edo Speaker
FG, French Embassy, AFD Sign $60m Infrastructure Agreement In Imo State
VAIDS Success Depends On Taxing High Networth Individuals —Don
Pele Wants Salah To Shine At Russia 2018
PDP To APC: S/West Leaders Not Driven By Ethnic Sentiments
‘Fashola’s Performance Passes Integrity Test’
Obiano, Okowa To Partner With FRSC To Ease Traffic Jam On Niger Bridge At Xmas
Criticisms trial Govs’ approval of N1bn to fight Boko Haram
How I raped, killed youth corps member — Suspect
Osinbajo, Gowon, Dogara, Adebayo attend Christmas Carol at Villa
Biafra: I ‘ll sabotage another war on Igboland – Nwodo
Buhari’s Overseas medicare, evidence of inequality in Nigeria, Says Falana
Disregard evil plot to stop Umeh’s Senatorial seat, Obigwe tells Anambra electorate
Major Liberian opposition party backs George Weah presidency
BREAKING: INEC registers 21 new parties, dismisses staff for registering Kogi Gov
Buhari returns home from France
Paris Saint-Germain coach Emery’s house robbed on match night
French football to begin Video referees next season
FA queries Mourinho on pre-derby comments
2kay’s robbery attack: Burna Boy says he’s ready to reveal the truth
Blockbuster: Disney to buy 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 bn
Lepacious Bose opens up on her past
50 prison inmates to write 2018 UTME
Rural women call for stoppage of FGM, sexual harassment, equality of women in Ebonyi
Five bidders emerge for 9Mobile



The Guardian




 NMMA honours Ibru, Jakande, Jose, others
 Nigerians rate president 52% on general performance
 Govt ready to spend extra $1 billion on anti-t­error war
Reps begin fresh probe into N30b unremitted crude oil revenue
INEC registers 21 new political parties
Group seeks more administrative, financial autonomy, flexibility powers for NAPTIP
Enugu ex-governor, Chimaroke Nnamani, challenges trial jurisdiction
Suspected sea pirates, cultists kill two, injure policeman in Bayelsa
Court denies Maryam Sanda bail, mother, brother arraigned
Reps summon telecom firms over alleged defaults in taxes, others
At birthday, PDP leaders extol Nyesom Wike’s virtues
Edo Football Association awards to hold December 22
Corruption is bane of sports in Africa, says Saraki
English FA queries Mourinho over ‘tactical foul’ comments
Babalola attributes quarterfinal loss to injury
Wenger won’t abandon Arsenal title hope
Klopp defends rotation after Liverpool held again
 Dana, SPG partner to offer customers 25% discount 
FG canvasses efforts for technologically productive economy
Why and how government should encourage coding education
Africa Code Week trains 1.3m youth
Healing from heartache during the holidays
 Five ways to avoid holiday weight gain
 Editorial. Buhari, the Sultan and fighting terrorism
 Still on losses, bad loans and debts
Poverty as a killer of democracy
Libya: Tragedy of a promising nation
Remembering Shehu Yar’Adua 20 years after
APC’s grip on Ondo under threat of leadership crisis
Will Smith Is The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air Again
 Oyo to sanction defaulting owners of branded vehicles
At Christmas, Enugu offers free transport for indigenes
Governor Dankwambo explains rationale for central motor park
Buhari to commission locomotives, coaches




Daily Trust




Director forfeits 86 cars, landed properties
Govs approve $1bn for Boko Haram war
Why I withheld sensitive documents from EFCC – AVM Mamu
Many killed in clash between police, illegal miners
INEC sacks 3 staff over Kogi gov’s double voter registration
Govs approve $1bn for Boko Haram war
INEC registers 21 more political parties
Anambra senatorial rerun: Umeh picks holes in court judgement
Bello’s probe of past Kogi govs shadow chasing — Idris
Youth, women must challenge political leaders — ADP
LP ready for APC in Ogun — National chair
LG polls observers warned against partisanship
Nasarawa assembly presents LG autonomy for public hearing
Council accuses INEC of bias
Ex-Labour Party scribe backs NGO bill
PDP, S/Africa chapter, supports reconciliation
Kwara passes Not Too Young to Run Bill, others
Husband murder: Court denies Maryam Sanda bail
FG to issue N150bn sovereign green bond Monday
2019 elections: CJN warns against conflicting verdicts
Ikoyi whistleblower receives N321m commission, leaves NigeriaDubai Marathon winner Omari to race at Lagos City Marathon
Rohr considers inviting Sokari for friendly against Poland
NFF aware of Shehu’s suspension, says Sanusi
9mobile sale: Dec 31 handover is sacrosanct – NCC
Contract cost of 150km Lagos-Ibadan rail project may go up
Reps give two weeks to Marginal field operators to remit $250m to FG
Gunmen kidnap APC ward chairman in Gwagwalada
Corps members’ FRSC club builds bus stop in Gwagwalada
Group decries human rights abuse of drug users
The dangers of a self-serving judiciary
PDP Convention: Is the game already over for the party?
Echoes from the PDP Convention
Africa’s must-do decade
Li Yong project-syndicate.org
Nigeria and the imperative of happiness
Redoubling effort in anti-insurgency battle
Editorial: Return of toll gates
FG issues January deadline to complete FADAMA projects in Anambra

The Sun



Fire guts Owerri auto market
…As traders pelt Okorocha with sachet water
Anambra Central: APGA ignores court order, flags off campaign
Wike pledges to sustain religious tolerance in Rivers
Maina spits fire
•Bigger names accused of stealing in Aso Rock, ex-PRTT insists
Double registration: INEC indicts Kogi gov
…Sacks 3 staff, registers 21 political parties
Group accuses ex-Edo gov of plotting to oust Health Minister, Ehanire
Forget Biafra, Nwodo tells IPOB
We’re born to rule, not to play opposition –PDP
2018 budget defence: Senators walk Fashola out
• Query N10bn solar power project for varsities
The Sun drags Copyright Commission’s Director of Prosecution to court over harassment
Anambra Central: APGA ignores court order, flags off campaign
How I raped and killed corps member -Suspect
Wike pledges to sustain religious tolerance in Rivers
Charles Okafor, others for Awuwo Odofin Alleluia Carol Night
Cameroonians flee country as crackdown grows
Save Nigerians in Thailand from bad visa policies, Ohaneze Asia tells new ambassador
4 children killed as train crushes school bus in France
2019: Atiku’s exit no threat to Buhari -Beke
Use whistleblowers to expose patrons of fake materials –LASBCA
SON reviews NIS 444-1 of 2014, blames poor cement for building collapse
Alternative building materials panacea to soaring construction cost
NPFL invitational: Eagles not in Kano to win – Salisu
Lord’s Gin excites boxing lovers at Rumble on the Atlantic
By Zika Bobby Grand Oak spirit brand, Ndidi soars in EPL players ranking
Constitution amendment: Nasarawa Assembly okays independent candidacy, financial autonomy
Over 12m farmers’ve joined rice, wheat revolution –Buhari
EDITORIAL: The challenge of reforming SARS
Why I stepped aside as COSON Chairman –Tony Okoroji
PDP’s quest for Aso Rock Villa
2019…in need of 21st century candidate
Political intrigues and 2019 presidential election
Softly, softly on Olubadan



New Telegraph




 Governors approves $1Millon to fight Boko Haram
Nigeria loses N7.602trn revenue to foreign oil companies
We ate animal leftovers to survive in Libya –Returnees
Double registration: INEC sacks 2 staff, retires officer over Gov Bello
2019: PDP needs South-West to defeat APC – Dickson
Diabetes, obesity increase cancer risk – StudyWhy I raped, killed corps member –Driving instructor
Senate queries N10bn solar power project for varsities
PDP: The task before Secondus
ADP: APC is a super looter ‎of economy
PDP convention, Daniel, Ladoja back Secondus
Osinbajo, Gowon, Adeboye attend Christmas concert in Aso Rock
Attack on Magu’s house: ‘We can’t be intimidated’ — EFCC
It’s cheaper to prevent corruption than fight it, says Magu
PHOTOS: Aisha Buhari spotted in Keke Napep
2019: PDP needs South-West to defeat APC – Dickson
Diabetes, obesity increase cancer risk – Study
Why I raped, killed corps member –Driving instructor
Senate queries N10bn solar power project for varsities
PDP convention: How S’West lost to Secondus
Bombshell!: I received FIFA’s letter, says Sanusi
Orji Kalu gives out free World Cup return tickets
NFF must learn from FIFA’s sanctions –Dosu
Aigbogun to lead U-23 Eagles
…Babalola blames defeat on bad sight
Lagos SWAN exco visits Sport Ministry Liaison Officer
Alleged N4.5bn fraud: Nnamani seeks perpetual injunction against EFCC
A’Ibom LG poll fallout: APC chieftain alleges threat to life
Edo LGA IGR rises to N150m
Wike harps on commitment to PDP’s stability, growth
Benue: ‘Monkeypox victim treated, discharged’
Ajimobi presents N267bn budget for 2018
Group tasks FG, EFCC on suspended SEC’s DG, Gwarzo
Serena amongst world’s 30 most inspiring people
Court remands three LASU staff for forgery, stealing, extortion
PCA: We followed due process in judges’ appointment
LASU: 8,000 house owners must regularise titles –Govt
PDP has nothing good to offer South-West –APC chieftain
Over 12m farmers join rice, wheat revolution – Buhari
Ogun plans to raise fund for infrastructure
We drank our urine to quench thirst in SARS cell’
Lake Rice: Residents laud Lagos on fair sales
FirstBank partners Eventful for Fiesta of Flavours
Recession: Underwriters grow premium income by 100%
Keystone Bank empowers female entrepreneurs
Buhari, Ganduje inaugurate new ultra-modern rice mill in Kano
Anchor Borrowers: Meeting Nigeria’s local rice needs
CBN repays N340bn worth of treasury bills, overnight rates fall
NSCDC: We’ll collaborate with security agencie
Xmas: Don’t run away
AfDB approves $ 100m loan for Africa Infrastructure Fund
NB gets sectoral leadership awar
Ikoyi cash: Finance Minister, EFCC, whistle-blowers know fate January 17
Senate rejects DPR’s N355m proposal for foreign trips
Court to Aregbesola: You can’t change Osun State to State of Osun
SDGs: Nigeria partners ILO on social security
LCCI faults planned conversion of FG’s grant to tax credit system
Expulsion: FUTO, students seek out-of-court settlement
Edo LGA IGR rises to N150m


Leadership



State Assemblies Begin Debate On Constitution Amendment
Relief For Kaduna Teachers As Court Halts Sack
Political Parties Now 67 As INEC Registers 21
12.2m Farmers Join Rice, Wheat Revolution
Why Stroke Cases Are Increasing — Physiotherapist
Hoodlums Attack First Class Monarch in Ondo
Delta Govt Commences Re-validation Of Private Schools
PDP Remains One Big Family, Says Spokesman
Rivers Community Threaten To Sue APC Over Attack On Monarch
Operation Cobra: FRSC Arrests 6,000 Offenders
Ebonyi Targets Over .5M Children During Healthcare Week – Dr. Umezurike
‘Report on Cadets Abscondment From Academy’ NDA Reacts
DPR Sanctions 10 Filling Stations In Zamfara Over Price Hike
Runway Repairs: FAAN Orders Partial Closure of Enugu Airport
VAIDS: FG Amnesty On Tax Defaulter Ends March 2018 – Fowler
Nigerian Auctioneers Reposition, Get New Executive
Nigeria Still Investors Destination, IMF Says
PMB Should Recruit Whom The Cap Fits To Run NIFOR
Operation Cobra: FRSC Arrests 6,000 Offenders
Yusuf Not Worried By Eagles Showing In Drab Draw With Plateau Utd
NPFL Pre-Season Invitational: Another Day of Drawn Games
FG To Stop Budget Loans To Defaulting States
NEC Approves $1bn Excess Crude Funds To Fight Boko Haram
Trump’s Plan And Long Night To Middle East Peace

​News Headlines Dec 14, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 14, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

 Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch




N135.6bn virement: Afenifere, YCE, others knock N’Assembly, say lawmakers insensitive
Gunmen attack Magu’s home, kill policeman
PUNCH wins Newspaper of the Year, Aboderin honoured at NMMA
Tanker explosion destroys 21 vehicles, motorcycles
Civil servant to forfeit 86 vehicles, four houses to FG
Yoruba PDP caucus attacks Wike over anti-Obasanjo comment
Osinbajo performing, I can’t be Buhari’s running mate –Tinubu
Warder kills fake kidnapper in Lagos court
Police nab three herdsmen with AK-49 rifle
NDA cadets drop uniforms with Fulanimen, disappear –Residents
N135.6bn virement: Afenifere, YCE, others knock N’Assembly, say lawmakers insensitive
Senate summons DMO, GE over $27.9m power project spending
Breach of contract: Court orders Dangote to pay miner N2.6bn
Scarcity: NNPC expecting 250 million litres of petrol
Judges can collect personal gifts, SAN tells EFCC
Why NGO bill should be dropped
Buhari’s farming is bad propaganda
Ikoyi whistle-blower jets out as FG pays first tranche
SARS officers shoot, whisk away Lagos trader
Electrician found dead in pharmacy’s attic, phone missing
Hoodlums burn down police station in Abia
13 arrested for illegal sale of naira notes
FG to earn N23bn from VAIDS before year end – Fowler
German, UK, Turkish firms jostle for Lagos, Abuja airports
NBET disburses N14bn to power producers from foreign buyers
FG to issue N10.69bn Green Bonds to finance budget
Germany players to get €350,000 each for W’Cup title
FIFA sanction: Onigbinde backs punishment for culprits
Ajunwa promoted to ACP
FG restates sports commitment
NBBF crisis: FIBA extends deadline
Plateau, MFM handed tough Champions League opponents
Taraba deploys 1,500 teachers in 300 primary schools
UK govt unveils plans for two-year bachelor degrees
UNIBEN student wins NCDMB annual essay contest
Sotimirin, Lala Akindoju headline Adesewa
I’m still learning as an actor – OC Ukeje
Celebrities rise for The Bridge premiere
Lagos diverts traffic for Olamide’s OLIC concert
Controversial oil deals, politics frustrate licensing rounds for 10 years
Editorial: Russia 2018: Let the hard work start now
Buhari’s farming is bad propaganda
PDP convention: Is this democracy?
Buhari goes to One Planet

ThisDay



FG Set to Issue Green Bond in Domestic Market
N24bn Money Laundering: Nigerian Firm Sues British Company
Petroleum Tanker Explodes in Lagos, Razes 20 Cars
Tension as Policeman Shoots, Kills Commercial Driver in Ekiti
Fresh Batch of 142 Libyan Returnees Arrive Nigeria
House C’ttee Gives Intels 24 Hours to Declare Public Funds in…
• Logistics firm claims NPA owes it $800m
Stakeholders Oppose NGO Regulatory Bill Amid Protests
Nigerian Troops, Boko Haram Fight for Control of Borno Village
OPEC: Oil Market to Balance Within a Year
Ambode: Lagos Contributed 73% to Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business Rating
FG Fails to Implement Report of Presidential C’ttee on Police Reform
FG Set to Issue Green Bond in Domestic Market
LASG: Apapa Ports Not Designed for Haulage Vehicles
France Seeks Bigger Pie of Nigerian Economy
Court Fixes Jan 19 for Judgment in Ladoja’s Case Challenging Olubadan Reform
Judiciary Now Victim of corruption, Says Former Chief Judge Auta
Jonathan, Okowa Greet Wike at 50, Describes Him as Outstanding Leader
Strike: Varsity Workers Demand N30bn from FG
Okowa, Ogeah Honoured by Delta NUJ
10 Soldiers Killed in Niger in 2016, Says Gov
Three Herdsmen Nabbed for Attempted Murder
Three Policemen Dismissed for Drug Trafficking in Kogi
Female Cashier Docked over N4m Fraud in Kwara
N24bn Money Laundering: Nigerian Firm Sues British Company
Lagos Has Enjoyed Religious Harmony so Far-Ambode
Kaduna Electric to Deploy 50,000 Pre-paid Meters to Sokoto in 2018
Group Sues NNPC GMD over Alleged Disregard for FOI Act
Senate C’tee Berates NNRA over N367m Unapproved Spending
Tight Security as Troubled Bayelsa Town Welcomes 10,000 Worshippers
Pay Funds Owed NDDC, House Committee Urges FG
Benin Monarch throws weight behind anti-human trafficking fight, as Obaseki inaugurates Traditional Council
C’River NLC Threatens Strike
Amaechi Should Learn to Always Keep Quiet
Imo Budgets N190bn for 2018 Fiscal Year
Benue Assembly Passes LG Autonomy, Not-to-Young-Run Bills
Senate Urged to Promote ICT Bill to Harmonise ICT Acts
African Presidents Draw Consensus for Inclusive Growth
Heritage Bank, US, NCMM Back Positioning Creative Industry as alternative to…
1000 Tech Startups Battle to Win $30,000 at GenesysIGNITE
CPC Advises Business Owners on Consumer Complaints
Vodacom: Technology Adoption Will Enhance Business Productivity, Efficiency
Anambra Senatorial Tussle: Court Orders Immediate Swearing-in of PDP Candidate, Okonkwo
Defeated PDP Aspirants Threaten to Form Parallel National Exco
Ogembe: PDP Now a Moving Train
Plateau and Open Grazing Prohibition
Retire Young
Nigeria Records 33 New Cases of Obstetric Fistula Every Day
In Agboyi-Ketu, TBA Homes Experience Boom
ACPN: FG Lacks Political Will to Address Chaotic Drug Distribution
Diabetes, HBP, Lung Disease, Others Take Root in Early Childhood

Obiang Tees off Africa’s Biggest Golf Open
FIBA Extends Nigeria’s Deadline Till March Next Year
Chronicle of Past Administrative Hitches in Nigeria Football
NPFL Invitational: Another Day of Drawn Games
Plateau Utd to Battle Cameroon’s Eding, MFM Draws Real Bamako
Baby Face Vows to Inflict Pain on ‘Painless’ Ngige
Beyond the Brutalities of Police SARS
Editorial: CURTAILING THE MIGRANT CRISIS


The Nation



Troops repel Boko Haram attack in Borno community
I’ve confidence in Buhari, Osinbajo, says Tinubu
Tight security as gunmen invade Magu’s house, kill policeman
Tambuwal meets Okowa, Wike, Ibori in Delta
Nigeria loses $21b on oil Production Sharing Contract
Youths to Wike: apologise for anti-Yoruba comment
Johnson, Jakande, Tinubu made modern Lagos, says Ambode
Okorocha presents N190b budget for 2018
Two injured, 21 vehicles destroyed in tanker explosion
No anointed candidate in Ekiti APC, says Ojudu
Ladoja vs Ajimobi: Court to deliver verdict January 19
APC chieftain gets humanitarian award
NERC reviews penalties for electricity theft, others
Abia’s politics of commerce
Gunmen kill banker in Delta
Wednesday Premier League Results & Goals Talking Points
Real Madrid in World Club Cup Final, Beat Al Jazira 2-1
Messi: I hope football repays its debt to me
First Official W/cup Store Opens in Central Moscow
Tunnel fracas: Man United, City get Friday deadline
Aubameyang ready to sell Lamborghini for £250,000
Tokyo 2020 to organise innovative and engaging Games
Abia’s politics of commerce
Governors are aiding and abetting corruption
Nigerian Idol winner, K-Peace, Kitwee, others thrill at AR Concert
I Go Dye gets award for anti-graft speech
Obesere, Saheed Osupa, others rock at Malaika’s housewarming
Cellgevity, Senior Citizens and their peculiar challenges (2)
Watermelon: The super fruit
Magnetic lumbar belt for low back pain

Two injured, 21 vehicles destroyed in tanker explosion
Ambode: Lagos enjoys religious harmony
‘Why PDP lost in Anambra’
US: Qatar, Turkey sponsoring radical ideology
Govt to issue N10.69b Green Bond
Revenues from VAIDS to hit N23b by year-end
NBS: Nigeria’s export value hits N3.57b in Q3
NERC reviews penalties for electricity theft, others

Vanguard



Int’l Human Rights Day: We Must Stand Up For Our Rights—CSOs
Alleged Killer Customs Officer: Fayose, Ekiti Police Boss In War Of Words
FG Rakes In N17bn From Tax Amnesty Scheme
Edo Pensioners Get N244m
Nigeria Loses N7.6tr To Faulty Agreements With IOCs — Kachikwu
Some States Can’t Meet RAMP Deadline, Says Coordinator
CAF Champions League: Plateau Utd, MFM, Get Opponents
NBBF Crisis: FIBA Extends Deadline
Vanguard Shines At NMMA Award, Wins Most Innovative Reporter Of The Year
Tears Of Joy As Sogunro Children Get Life Jackets
Workers In Food, Beverage Sector Suspend Strike As Labour Ministry Wades In
Adebule, Okonjo, Dozie, Others Parley As WISCAR Marks 10th Year Anniversary.
Adamawa Inaugurates Commission Of Inquiry On Farmers/Herder Crises
Bauchi Gov’s Wife Gives Delivery Kits To Women
21 Vehicles, Motorbikes Razed As Fuel Tanker Explodes In Lagos
Amokachi, Lawal, Babangida Storm Kano For Match-4-IDPs
Proprietress Advocates Focus On Girl-Child Education
Nigeria loses N7.6tr to faulty agreements with IOCs — Kachikwu
21 vehicles, motorbikes razed as fuel tanker explodes in Lagos
Sheriff tackles Shettima on Chibok girls’ abduction
Reps order Intels to remit multi-million dollar dues owe NPA within 24hrs
2019: I’m not after Osinbajo’s job – Tinubu
Senate grills NSIA boss over $27.9bn interest-free loan
Kanu’s lawyer writes FG, seeks pardon for detained IPOB members
Ronaldo tells lawyers to negotiate Real exit
Neymar returns to Paris after Brazil trip
CAF Champions League: Plateau Utd, MFM FC must clear steep hurdles
Aubameyang puts Lamborghini up for sale
Lepacious Bose opens up on her past
Timaya may become first Nigerian-based act to win Grammy award, bags nomination
MTV Base unveils panel to select Hottest Nigerian Song of 2017
Bello-issima! Soprano’s success gets Nigerians into opera
Princes William, Harry play Stormtroopers in new ‘Star Wars’ film
EDITORIAL: Need for integrity in the SEC probes
FG rakes in N17bn from Tax Amnesty scheme



Leadership



Gunmen Attack Magu’s House, Kill Policeman
FG Seeks Amendment Of Deep Offshore Act
Fresh Crisis Rocks PDP 5 Days After Convention
Banks’ Lending To Private Sector Hits N15trn In Q3 – NBS
Reps Urge FG To Pay Debts Owed NDDC
Benin Monarch Throws Weight Behind Anti-human Trafficking Fight
Anambra Guber: African Peoples Party Asks Tribunal To Nullify Obiano’s Victory
Nigerian Auctioneers Reposition, Get New Executive
Sultan To Declare MSSN Vocational Course Open Dec 23
I Have No Plans To Replace Osinbajo, Says Tinubu
Gunmen Attack Magu’s House, Kill Policeman
Court Jails Man 14 Years For Raping Borno IDP
Illegal Refinery: Uneasy Calm In Bayelsa As Explosion Kills 20
Senate Urges Presidential Initiative On North East To Be Steadfast
As Allegations Of Drugs, Equipment Diversion Rock NASS Clinic
Erdogan: World Should Recognise Jerusalem As Palestinian Capital
Zuma Abused Judicial Process With Watchdog Report Challenge
Nigerian Auctioneers Reposition, Get New Executive
Nigeria Still Investors Destination, IMF Says
Corruption- A Monster We Must All Stand Up Against
Buratai: That PMB’s “wiz-man” On Counter Insurgency
FIFA sanction: NFF Set Up 4-man Investigative Panel
PMB Reaffirms Commitment To Sports Development
FIBA Hands NBBF Lifeline, Extend Deadline To Resolve Crisis
Russia 2018, Reps Pledge Maximum Support To Super Eagles


The Sun



Tanker fire razes vehicles, spreads agony in Lagos
•Auto dealer who lost 20 cars worth N100m says, I’m finished
East-West Road designed to fail –Minister
• FG to hand over 30 contractors to EFCC
Nigeria remains investor destination of choice, says IMF
Northern senators blow hot on restructuring
Again, gunmen storm Magu’s house, kill policeman
2019: I’m for Buhari–Osinbajo ticket –Tinubu
• Denies interest in being VP
Anambra Central: Court orders Okonkwo’s swearing-in
IPOB insists on Biafra
Raps Ohanaeze on Lagos meeting
NBBF election : FIBA delegation due in Nigeria January 2018
• Gives February 28 deadline
Dangers of cyanide in garri
Anambra: Identity consciousness, reason for APGA’s landslide victory – Offodile  
Nigeria remains investor destination of choice, says IMF
Fagunwa: Myths, rumours, truth
• Controversies still trail legendary Yoruba author, 50 years after death
Nigerian security agencies and human rights
Open letter to Minister of Tourism and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed
Peoples Democratic Party and 2019?
Why we need to reason together
Unstoppable Rochas
Happiness has a new name
The much-awaited book (2)
We the people (2)
White House aide Omarosa Newman resigns
France proposes age-of-consent rule for Facebook users
AU disputes claims of rights violations by its troops in Somalia
Onnoghen: Politics of judicial reform
Akwa Ibom LG polls : We’re focusing more on 2019 –APC
• We’ll beat you again –PDP
FG to issue debut domestic Green Bond
BCI boss, Kola Olugbodi bags fellowship of  IMC
FIFA sanction: Akinwunmi heads 4-man panel
Rainoil Tennis Open: Clay surface excites players
NNPC plans 24-hour depot, retail sales to end fuel scarcity
EDITORIAL: A timely terror alert



New Telegraph




Two Nigerian teachers shortlisted for $1m global prize
Nigeria loses N7.602trn revenue to foreign oil companies
 23 vehicles, shops burnt in Lagos tanker explosion
 New Telegraph clinches 8 trophies at 2017 NMMA
 FG sends 40 contractors to EFCC over East West road project
Nigeria: IMF seeks policies to bring down inflation
FMC Umuahia conducts kidney transplant on patients
2019: INEC raises the alarm over low voter registration in Ebonyi
Edo pensioners get N244m in October
Kanu, IPOB challenge FG’s proscription order in African Commission
23 vehicles, shops burnt in Lagos tanker explosion
Nwogbo: I lost 20 vehicles Victim: I’m finished in this season
Three herdsmen held for attempted murder
Kogi Poly student stabs roommate to death
Corporal kills driver over N50 bribe
Fetish’ pastors arrested for defrauding members
Female cashier held for N4m bank fraud
Buhari’s govt has saved Nigeria from collapse –Adefuye
Lack of cohesion cost S’West PDP’s chairmanship –Oyedokun
Wike: The Golden Architect of a New Nigeria
For every generation, there is a divine provision…
How Lagos’ll finance N1trn budget –Olowo
As telecos grapple with impacts of recession
Apapa gridlock: Endless nightmare for investors
 Stock market records mid-week loss
FIFA sanction: Onigbinde slams NFF as football house begins probe
  Pinnick reads riot act to national coaches, NFF staff Ex-Eagles’ coach fears FIFA may increase punishment   NBBF Crisis: FIBA extends deadline to Feb. 28
 Westerhof: FIFA’s sanctions big shame on Nigeria
Lagos announces diversion of traffic for Olamide “OLIC’’ concert

News Headlines Dec 12, 2017.  Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Dec 12, 2017.  Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch



PDP: Jonathan leads reconciliation team, Wike, Secondus visit George
‘Ikoyi whistle-blower to get N421m this week’
APC mustn’t behave like PDP, Tinubu replies Okorocha
21 new Ibadan kings threaten to recommend Olubadan’s removal
‘No Man’s Land’: Oladele’s Libya tale
Man dies in SARS custody, family demands justice
Badoo: Four arrested for allegedly killing woman, son, pastor
Amaechi celebrates S’Court victory anniversary
Family drags Bianca, others to court over Ojukwu father’s property
How can Nigeria police be reformed?
Ronaldo faces Neymar as Real draw PSG
Pillars lose first game in Tunisia
Salah beats Moses to BBC award
200 kickboxers for Yenagoa championships
Poland confirm Super Eagles friendly
Policemen swap wives, sacked for ‘immoral conduct’
Man dies in SARS custody, family demands justice
Catholic priest regains freedom after payment of N350,000
Man sells daughter, neighbour’s child to raise funds for burial
Late Ado Bayero’s mistress laments abandonment, begs for help
One killed, two injured in Edo auto crash
I’m childless because I aborted several pregnancies while dating –Wife
63-year-old doctor faces trial for having sex with mentally-ill patients
impossible for PDP to win Osun – Aregbesola
PDP covention : No victor, no vanquished -Secondus
Girl, 14, emerges Abia State’s One Day Governor
My ministry got N31bn of N192bn budget in 2017 – Amaechi
BPP to bar contractors not captured on database
Nigeria to train 289 seamen in UK, Egypt
Baru visits Aso Rock as fuel queues persist
Senate pledges to support Nigeria’s electricity market
Why FG hasn’t prosecuted some treasury looters – Osinbajo
Picture of Tupac’s penis goes on sale
Nigerian boy, Timothy Adeoye, eight others declared missing in London
200 kickboxers for Yenagoa championships
Insurance set to fire 15 players
Dickson warns against rejection of corps members
Provost calls for amendment of law establishing TETFund
Crescent varsity graduate shines
UNIBEN student wins NCDMB annual essay contest
UK govt unveils plans for two-year bachelor degrees
FG should stop discriminating against private varsities –VC, McPherson University
[Full list] Golden Globe awards nominees
‘The Shape of Water’ leads Golden Globes nominations
Buhari’s daughter, Zahra, celebrates husband on birthday
Davido, Wizkid win big at 2017 Future Awards Africa
Smoking a month before or after breast surgery could make nipples fall off —Surgeon
How utility companies can use data to improve services
Airtel launches fourth edition of CSR initiative
Expert advises FG on IT development fund
MTN excites Nigerians with Yuletide gifts
Editorial: Looming threats of non-performing loans
Why you should not join the “anyways” herd
Urgent need for pension policy review
How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

ThisDay


In Landmark Ruling, A’Court Says EFCC Lacks Powers to Prosecute Judges
• Strikes out charge against Justice Nganjiwa • Commission to appeal, says judgment is ‘ridiculous’
Makarfi Explains S’West’s Drubbing in Chairmanship Race
2019 Ticket: APC Should Not Mimic PDP, Tinubu Replies Okorocha
2017 Budget: FG to Release Another N750bn Capital Vote
UN Allocates $13.4m to Support Humanitarian Assistance in N’East
Carrington: Why Nigeria Not Part of G-20 Nations
CBN Mulls Reducing CRR for SME-friendly Banks 
APC, PDP Exchange Barbs over Convention
Timaya Bags Grammy Nomination
Dogara: Laments Parliament’s Inability to Unseat President, Vice
Oando Appeals SEC Suspension
NB Appoints New MD, Announces Changes in Management Team
Transport Ministry Records 16% Implementation in 2017 Budget
Ambode Proposes N1.04tn Budget for 2018 Fiscal Year
IMN Plans Peaceful Commemoration of 2015 Zaria Massacre 
Nigeria Facing Adverse Effects of Corruption, Says EFCC
Fashola: Additional 1,129MW to be Added to Grid in 2018
CSOs Give FG, Police 21 Days Ultimatum to Disband SARS
DMO Redeems N198bn Treasury Bills in December
FirstBank Markurdi Shut as Court Executes Judgement
G7, Gulf of Guinea Nations Join Forces against Maritime Crimes
Six Soldiers Killed in Boko Haram Ambushes
Rivers APC Declares Support for SARS
Balarabe Musa: APC Has Nothing to Offer Nigerians
Boko Haram Threat: Luxury Bus Owners Advise Operators to Be Security Conscious
Amaechi Celebrates 10th Anniversary of S’Court Judgment Declaring Him Governor
2019: APC in South Africa Upbeat on Victory
Ihedioha Congratulates Secondus, Urges New Exco to Begin Work Immediately
Court Adjourns Suit over Ojukwu’s Property to March
Saraki Advocates Central Coordination for FG’s Job Creation Programmes
Sifax Truck Driving against Traffic Crushes Dockworker to Death in Lagos
Election of Uche Secondus is New Dawn, Says Niger PDP
Libya Slavery Signals Impending Revolution in Nigeria, Olanipekun Warns
FG Saves N250bn from Detection of Ghost Workers on Payroll
No Mercy for Economic Saboteurs, Comptroller Warns Smugglers
UPP Asks APC, FG to Shun Propaganda Tactics
State Speakers Raise Hope on Passage of ‘Not Too Young to Run’ Bill
Makarfi Explains S’West’s Drubbing in Chairmanship Race
• Denies existence of ‘unity list’, hands over to Secondus • Jonathan moves to pacify aggrieved PDP aspirants ‘Lack of Information, Major Impediment to Intra-African Trade’
Ecobank Nigeria Unveils Digital Banking Account
NYSC Launches Job Portal for Fresh Graduates
Nigerian Breweries Gets Substantive MD/CEO, Two New Executive Directors
NDDC Cancels 647 Projects Valued at N190 Billion
Petrol Depots Still Dry Despite NNPC’s Pledge to Flood Market
For the Apo Six, Justice Remains Elusive
PDP Convention: The Winners and Losers
PDP in a Conundrum in Yobe
Once a Jewel, Now in Ruins
Real Madrid Drawn against PSG, Chelsea to Battle Barca
Champions Plateau Utd Held By Enyimba
Junior Players Face Tough Task
PDP Convention: The Aftermath


The Nation


SARS protests rock cities
Days of impunity gone, says EFCC chief Magu
Tinubu: I didn’t underrate governors
Ambode proposes N1.046tr budget
Budget 2018: Financiers to execute rail projects
PDP pacifies angry Southwest leaders
Olubadan gets 21-day deadline
Inconsistent policy, others killing ICT sector
Challenges before PDP chair Secondus
Minister urges CBN to cut agric lending rate
Curbing the menace of roof top train riders
INTELS wins NSC’s CSR award
NAF replaces Northeast operations chief
APC running a broken govt, says Secondus
IBB varsity raises fees for non-indigenes-VC
Salah Joins Okocha, Drogba, as BBC Africa Best Player
Ahmedu in US for refresher course
Maradona unveils personal 12ft statue
FIBA Central body meets , mum over NBBF crisis
Actuaries Golf Open: Odoh leads Nigeria contingent
Youth Games: S/Africa beat Nigeria in Pentathlon
Arsenal Face Ostersund, Celtic to Play Zenit in Europa League
Oyo 2019: How far can Oke-Ogun go?
Amaechi, Abe battle over Rivers 2019 governorship
FG’s support for creative industry paying off – Minister
How comedian Ogbeni Adan got stabbed
Mr Eazi tours Nigeria
Health professionals, workers protest against ministry’s leadership
New deal for women farmers
Scarcity amid plenty
Security alert: Govt assures residents of safety
Butcher ‘waylays’ truck driver
Houses, pharmacy go for Pen Cinema Bridge
Family accuses police of harassment
Police arraign banker for ‘reckless driving’
Budget 2018: Financiers to execute rail projects
N750b capex fund coming, says Fed. Govt
My plan for ports, by Shippers Council boss

Vanguard

 

Gwarzo And The Audacity Of Corruption
Iwobi’s Arsenal Face Ostersunds In Europa League
Underwriters Shun Takaful Insurance
Nwoko Congratulates New PDP Chairman
SEC, OANDO In Legal Cross Fire Over Suspension Of Shares
Arms Importation: Customs, Agents Trade Blames Over Use Of Scanners At Apapa Port
NIPCO Deepens Gas Usage With Free Accessories
Igbo Coalition Faults BPE On Concession Of Lagos Trade Fair Complex
Developers Canvass Collaboration Among Stakeholders To Close Housing Gap, Unveil Brand Ambassador
Built Environment Professionals Calls For More Efforts Towards Affordable Housing
4 Of Every 10 Ogoni Newborns Die; Shell, FG Responsible—MOSOP
IYC Alleges Marginalisation Of Ijaw In Edo
FG Consults Sanusi, Lamido Adamawa On Farmers/Herders Clashes
Stop Attacking Olu Of Warri — Chief Ikomi
Set Standard For Drug Distribution, Community Pharmacists Tell NAFDAC
Epe Communities Seek Ambode’s Intervention Over Proposed Land Enumeration
Relief As Doctors Rescue Nigerian Women From VVF Nightmare
New kings serve deposition notice on Olubadan
90% of gas cylinders in Nigeria are expired – FG
Your judgment on prosecution of serving judges will not stand, EFCC dares Appeal Court
APC running broken government — Secondus
Labour tasks FG on 5-yr pension review
DMO redeems N198 billion Treasury bills
Nigeria’s high population, a budding liability – Obasanjo
Buhari can stop recurrent fuel crisis — Anenih
APC running broken government — Secondus
How Tinubu begged me to allow Gbajabiamila be speaker – Dogara
Sanusi, Lamido Adamawa, Osinbajo in closed door meeting
Edo 2018 budget scales second reading
Breaking: Salah named BBC African player of the year
Spalletti embarrassed by Mourinho comparisons
Champions League: Will Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur Chelsea survive?
Stoeger looks to reboot faltering Dortmund
Captain Ndubuisi Buhari’s Airforce 001 pilot
Child singer, Iseoluwa to headline own concert
‘…our president does not take it seriously when Nigerians are killed abroad’
Why government must learn from Fela — Wife
LASG beef up security ahead of Olamide’s concert
Ghost of Nana Olomu reappears on Warri stage
EDITORIAL: Lasting solutions to fuel queues
Killers of Ikorodu pastor, woman, child arrested
Nigerian businesses are always upfront and loud — Burge, CEO, Commonwealth Council


The Guardian



 NDLEA seizes 409 bags of cannabis
SARS operatives accused of torture, extortion
 NBM to empower Libya returnees
 EFCC lacks power to try sitting judges, says appeal Cour
Protesters lock horns over #EndSARS nationwide
Lawyers hail sanction against judicial officer
 Nigeria making progress in anti-graft war, says Osinbajo
‘People still leak information about troops to Boko Haram’
Thirtytwo FM 94.9 launched in Ibadan
Ortom canvasses ranching law to check farmers, herdsmen’s clashes
Foundation gives bursary to 100 students
 PSG hope Neymar will return in 3-4 days
Ronaldo vs Neymar as Real draw PSG in Champions League
Five things we learned from the Premier League
Five things we learned from La Liga
Chelsea face reality check as title hopes fade
Global stocks mixed as bitcoin surges
Oyo moves to generate 2000MW through IPP
‘Managing reputational risk, compliance and governance’
Afreximbank, Attijariwafa Bank sign MoU to support African trade
 Editorial:  Sanctions for bank directors with bad loans
The new PDP leadership
The Atiku phenomenon
As Nigeria seeks the best in trade
Did we lose tomorrow yesterday?
Should the IGP #EndSARS?
 Why revolutionaries should not be president
The North cannot ignore agitations for fiscal federalism, resource control, says Masari
 How painkillers, kidney disease increase obesity, diabetes risk
Gene editing tool can reverse multiple diseases in mice, researchers find
Birth control pills, jet lag associated with higher chance of developing breast cancer
20% of women born to mothers over 30 years never conceive, study finds
Court awards N2.7 billion against Dangote over breach of contract
Federal Government awaits judgment to reclaim allegedly stolen land
Group rejects immunity for legislators
Should the IGP #EndSARS?

The Sun


Ibadan Obas issue 21-day deposition notice to Olubadan
Don’t speak or act for Ogoni, MOSOP warns group
Anti-graft war: Buhari using 1984 method –Kukah
Harvest of arrests in Lagos, Badoo suspects nabbed, N270m cocaine recovered in Bible
PDP national convention: South-west has lost nothing -Makarfi
PDP: Secondus assumes duties at Wadata Plaza
•Says APC a broken party •Gov. Dickson reconciliation committee opens talks with aggrieved party
Ojukwu’s property: Pre-trial conference holds March 2018
Anti-SARS protesters demand sack, prosecution of Fakorede
Why some looters walk free –Osinbajo
Copyrights Commission harasses The Sun over Page 3 Girl
•Director of prosecution, Kohol, tries to arm-twist newspaper to ‘settle’ Ambode proposes N1.046trn 2018 budget
• Govt begins removal of Pen Cinema structures
Fuel scarcity bites harder in Ondo
Those leaving APC can go –Amaechi
•No northerner alive can beat Buhari –Aide
The Sun Correspondent emerges Best Female IT Reporter of the year
Kalu’s daughter weds this month
Explosion rocks New York commuter hub
• Suspect in custody
EU’s Chief rebuffs Netanyahu on Jerusalem
Neo Black Movement unveils reintegration plan for Libya returnees
Chinaemelu urges FG to embrace restructuring
Founding, running universities effectively
Budget implementation level more important, than passage date -Namdas
Why we left AGSME fund interest rate at 5% –CBN boss, Emefiele
CITN trains journalists on taxation reportage
 Tips on how to save money
Russia 2018: Klinsmann recommends Adi to Rohr
• As Poland picks Nigeria ahead of Ghana
NPFL Invitational: Enyimba, Plateau draw as CHAN Eagles, Pillars clash today
UCL: Conte weeps over Barca pairing
Crowdfunding: Why you need strong business plan first
FG has released N1.2trn for capital vote –Adeosun
EDITORIAL: End the fuel shortage now
Kano agog as African football legends play for IDPs
Why everyone must watch Okorocha
Between budget performance and Senate oversight

Leadership


2017 Budget: FG Releases Another N750bn Capital Vote This Week
December 12, 2017, 4:00
PDP Won’t Be Distracted By APC’s Propaganda – Secondus
Appeal Court Ruling On Nganjiwa Dangerous Precedent – EFCC
PMB Has Stabilised Nigeria’s Economy, Says Kogi Gov
Ganduje Commissions N5bn ‘Kantin Kwari’ Market Mall
Insurgency: UN Relief Materials Burnt In Adamawa
NYSC Redeploys 300 On Marital, Health Grounds In Katsina
NGO Regulatory Bill Threat To Democracy – CSOs
EFCC, CSOs Collaborate On Anti-graft War
MRA Declares National Hospital Media Unfriendly
‘PTAD’ll Pay Pensioners Before Christmas’
PMB Assures Armed Forces Of Support In Achieving Peace, Stability
NASS Has Helped Stabilise, Deepen Nigeria’s Democracy – Dogara
Ganduje Commissions N5bn ‘Kantin Kwari’ Market Mall
Insurgency: UN Relief Materials Burnt In Adamawa
Insurgency: UN Relief Materials Burnt In Adamawa
Nigeria Lost $32bn To Corruption Under Jonathan – UK

New Telegraph



FG set to release fresh N750bn for capital projects
‘I sold my daughter, landlord’s son because of burial expenses’
Appeal Court to EFCC: You can’t prosecute serving judges
Tinubu replies Okorocha: I didn’t demean govs’ powers to endorse Buhari
2017 budget: FG set to release another tranch of N750 bn for capital projects
Appeal Court clears judge of corruption charge
APC came to power on empty promises -Balarabe Musa
FG set to release fresh N750bn for capital projects
Transport ministry achieved 16% budget performance in 2017– Ameachi
INTELS seeks court’s order stopping deportation of 102 expatriates
Insurgency: Buhari assures army of support for nation’s stability
How Reps passed MTEF, 2018 budget
Kingmakers give 21-day ultimatum to depose Olubadan
Dickson warns against rejection of corps members
Obasanjo: Nigeria should aim for self-sufficiency in 2040
Akeredolu’s wife inaugurates forum to tackle women’s marginalisation
CSOs, EFCC to join forces in fighting corruption
Aregbesola assures Osun women of favourable health policy
Opening up new districts
Food crisis imminent as FOBTOB embarks on strike
Fidelity Bank tasks entrepreneurs on corporate governance


News  Headlines Dec 10, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News  Headlines Dec 10, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch


PDP convention drama: Secondus emerges party chairman, as Adeniran walks out
Tithing controversy: Popular pastors speak
2019: Imo Assembly endorses Okorocha’s son-in-law for governor
#EndSARS: Nigerians reveal horrific encounters with SARS policemen
PDP looters funded Buhari’s 2015 campaign– Senators, Reps
IPOB hails Trump over Jerusalem decision
2019: Imo Assembly endorses Okorocha’s son-in-law for governor
I would have staged a coup if I had joined military – Antar Laniyan
I’m still a musician – Ikechukwu
Why I built a mansion in Okokomaiko — Akpororo
Whither Toyosi Folawiyo?
Commitment is more important than love, money in marriage — Seyi Allen
I introduced Oritsefemi to his wife, says Danku
Age is not a limit to making a difference –Imrana Alhaji Buba
I’ve not had sex this year, says Orezi
State govts in aggressive drive to raise IGR
I’ve spent last six years caring for my sick mum – Shan George
Man wrongly diagnosed of being HIV positive loses job
Gunmen shoot AIT reporter, rob her of valuables
Firms consider relocation over cultists’ threat to unleash mayhem
Gunmen abduct Sen. Shehu Sani’s aide in Kaduna
Seven dead, eight injured in Ogun multiple crashes
When sponsors abandon their bill
FG plans N110bn bond auction this month
Telecom operators lose 14.3 million subscribers in 10 months
US import of Nigerian crude hits four-year high
Converging start-ups and hubs in the South-East
21% broadband penetration yet to be achieved in Nigeria — Teniola
I’m an Ijebu man, I don’t owe anybody — Osibogun
Lagos is an extension of Benin – Erelu Dosunmu
Accountant General engaging in Paris Club scam cover-up — Ogunye
Lagos never belonged to Bini – Prince Adebiyi
My father loves expensive cologne —Mike Ezekhome’s son
Manchester derby: Guardiola wary of Mourinho
MFM win South-West pre-season tourney
Nigeria is a big market for NBA — Fall
Conte gives up on Chelsea title hopes
Ligue 1: PSG sink managerless Lille to halt slide
La Liga: Ronaldo stars as rejuvenated Real Madrid thrash Sevilla
IRift between Kiss Daniel, G-Worldwide deepens
I work for legacy, not money – Femi Odugbemi
My sickness made me know how loved I am – Halima Abubakar
If we end SARS, robbers will take over — Police
Big Media scrambles to meet challenge from Big Tech
Editorial: Fashola: Tolling old roads is wrong
A letter to my fresher self: Surviving Cambridge as a black girl
Power of attorney
Leading to drive zeal
Because the child is the father of the man
Dealing with a profligate spouse
10 things to ask your partner before marriage

ThisDay


Armed Men Shoot AIT Correspondent in Yenagoa
10 Killed as Fulani Herdsmen Invade Community in Kogi
Arab Nations Mount Pressure on Trump over Jerusalem
Anti-Corruption Day: Honour Commitments, Implement Policies Instituted against Corruption, Buhari Urged
PDP Convention: Tight Security at Eagle Square
In Make or Mar Chairmanship Election, Secondus is Frontrunner
Adeosun: Allegations against Gwarzo Weighty, Ministry in Possession of Incriminating Records
US, Switzerland Sign Agreement to Return $621m Abacha, Alamieyeisegha Loots
Court Stops EFCC from Freezing AITEO’s Accounts
NBC Set to Demarcate Boundary between A’Ibom, Cross River
Buhari Greets Oyebode at 70
Anti-Corruption Day: Honour Commitments, Implement Policies Instituted against Corruption, Buhari Urged
Aiteo Appoints Olanipekun, Agabi, Five Other SANs into Nigerian Legal Team
DG SMEDAN: FG Can Beat Unemployment through YBO Initiative
Two Anambra Technicians Manufacture Generator that Runs without Fuel, Gas
NIESV Charges 292 Inducted Associate Members on Professionalism
Eight Persons Dead, Nine Others Injured in Ogun Auto Crash
Sultan Turbans New Wazirin Sokoto, 4 Districts
Ijaws in Edo Accuse Edo Govt, Benin Monarch of Marginalisation
NLC Flays Persistent Fuel Scarcity, Insists ‘No Reason is Good Enough
W’Bank Evaluates Nigeria’s Power Recovery Plan, Readies $1bn Loan
10 Killed as Fulani Herdsmen Invade Community in Kogi
Arab Nations Mount Pressure on Trump over Jerusalem
KSA, Omawumi Light Up Ikoyi Club
FUPRE Set to Drive Automobile Devt, Train Foreigners
Nnamani Tasks Obaseki on Improved Security in Edo
The Problems with US’ Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital
My Suspension, a Nullity, Kashamu Says
As FG Introduces New Export, Import Guidelines…
NSE: Stanbic IBTC, RenCap, Cordros, Seven Others Transact N1.49tn in 11…
Curbing Perennial Fuel Crisis
How FG’s Forex Policy is Boosting Reserves, Local Manufacturing
CBN Tight Monetary Measures Continue to Plummet Inflation
FMDQ OTC Records N115tn Turnover in 10 Months
Delta Central 2019 Elections: I’ll Reclaim My Mandate from Omo-Agege, Vows…
2019: Over 40 Groups in C’River Endorse Atiku
Reforming the Nigeria Police Force
A Party to Remember…As TY Danjuma Celebrates 80th Birthday
VETERAN SOCIALITES, EYIMOFE AND DOROTHY ATAKE, SOFTPEDAL
FORMER FCMB MD SEPARATES FROM WIFE, BANKE
INTRIGUES AS FINDINGS REVEAL REASON FOR EMPLOYEES’ REBELLION AGAINST NTDC BOSS
IT’S NOT TRUE…WOLE SOYINKA’S SON, TUNLEWA, DIDN’T MARRY OLDER WOMAN
Manchester Rivals Face-off in Top-of-Table Clash as United Host City
Rampant Liverpool Host Revived Everton at Anfield
Conte Throws in Towel as West Ham Stun Chelsea
UK-based Boxer Risks Deportation to Nigeria
Thou Shall Not Underrate Atiku
EDITORIAL: Editorial
Human Rights and The Revolt Against SARS…(1)


The Nation


Herdsmen kill 10 in Kogi invasion
8 dead, nine injured in Lagos-Ore expressway crash
CBN, NEXIM vote N550b to stimulate export
World Bank, Fed Govt discuss power sector recovery programme
Daniel, Ladoja, Agbaje, Aderemi withdraw from race
Wike to George: ‘It’s my right to support any candidate’
Sheriff’s man locked out of venue
Nigerian Army Officer emerges best Engineering, second best PhD student in UK varsity
FMC Umuahia performs two successful kidney transplants
Tinubu to Danjuma: Your life personifies history of Nigeria
Discovering stars and diamonds
Ooni inaugurates hall of fame, anthem in Ekiti
ASP, others arrested for locking up suspect in car boot
Uche Secondus, the “Total Chairman”
Buhari greets Oyebode, Kupolokun at 70
Bayern fined €20,000 for fake notes thrown by fans
Boca Juniors ‘optimistic’ about Tevez return
W/Cup: Russia to unveil Nigerian Sculpture Dec 29
PDP’s doors must remain wide open for returnees – Makarfi
PDP Chairmanship: Ladoja, Daniel step down
PDP on self-destruction – Bode George
BANKY W: I’m my biggest critic
Hope for crash victims as Shell donates extractive equipment to FRSC in Bayelsa
Gunmen shoot AIT reporter in Bayelsa
LASU must adhere to rule of law, due process – VC
Lagos polytechnic to award degrees soon
‘Executive Order unrealistic without infrastructure’
Yuletide sales: Beware of fake products
NBC bags manufacturing excellence awards
How far have the ports fared?


Vanguard


Offshore Institutional Investors Have Demonstrated Their Confidence In Nigeria’s Economy – Iriase
African Wrestling Championship: NWF Invites 200 For Camping
Kingship Tussle Rocks Delta Community
Onitsha Tennis Club Agog With Life Beer Tournament
CHAN: Eagles Shape Up In Kano With Super Six
Okorocha: A Ministry For Happiness
GKS Celebrates Christian Feast Of Tabernacles
Man Up, Maina!
Ajunwa-Oparah Sad Nigeria Has Not Won Another Individual Olympic Gold
PDP National Chairman: Secondus Is First!
Who Is Afraid Of Daddy-Freeze?
6 Reasons We Face Spiritual Warfare
Let Your Faith Make You A Conqueror
Policing Warri With CCTV Cameras
Human Trafficking: How Boat Owners Kill Nigerians, Throw Them Into Mediterranean, By Newton Jibunoh, An Explorer Who Crossed Sahara Twice
Sex Trafficking Trail From Nigeria To Europe
Sex trafficking trail from Nigeria to Europe
No retired military officer who knows what he is doing should be poor — Rear Admiral Onah (ret.)
Fuel scarcity ahead of Christmas is act of cruelty – NLC
Breaking: Dokpesi, Adeniran reject PDP chairmanship election
Russia 2018 WC: Eagles to play Poland March 23, says Rohr
African Wrestling Championship: NWF invites 200 for camping
Onitsha Tennis Club agog with Life Beer tournament
CHAN: Eagles shape up in Kano with Super Six
Wives who admit they use sex to get their own way!
“The romantic encounter with an old flame,a never-to-be-forgotten adventure”
Why some Yoruba actors attend Celestial churches – Adediwura Adesegha
Only gospel music can keep Nigeria united — Music Evangelist, Marvel Jokes
I am multi-talented – Woli Arole, comedian
2face, Flavour, Kiss Daniel, others set to shutdown Hi-Impact Planet park
DJ Cuppy brings ‘Cactus on the roof’ party to Lagos
Private universities are not profit-oriented, says Crawford VC


The  Guardian



Between Fayose and El-Rufai
 Uyo church collapse report yet to be released
 Ijaw, Benin bicker over land ownership
 Uche Secondus elected PDP’s national chairman
Nigeria chokes under gripping rage of substance abuse
Return of fuel queues unacceptable, says NLC
 2019 elections: Priest warns politicians against corruption
Hallyday to be buried on Caribbean island
Netanyahu criticises European ‘hypocrisy’ ahead of EU talks
Zamfara Deputy. Gov. to sponsor mass wedding for 100 widows, divorcees
Ondo Govt. compels petrol stations to sell at N145‎ per litre
Dogara mourns emir of Katagum
Eagles prepare for CHAN with super six tournament
Vidal fires Bayern eight points clear
Bosz takes flak as Dortmund booed by home fans
Ronaldo stars as rejuvenated Real thrash Sevilla
Conte gives up on Chelsea title hopes
Ronaldo presents fifth Ballon d’Or to Bernabeu
Mayorkun: The Mayor of Lagos
Pregnancy Speculations Increase As Kylie Jenner Is Represented At Awards.
Nigerian Twitter Reacts To Wizkid And Davido Win At The Future Awards
How To Prepare For Christmas
Olamide, Ajebutter22 show different sides of same Lagos
Editorial: Atiku’s grouse, APC’s sneer
 Read Buhari’s leaps, not lips in Kano
Made in Nigeria and the ease of doing business
You get what you inspect, not what you expect
 2019: How far can Agbakoba, Duke, Utomi go
Kalu: Quirky defector, or spokesperson plenipotentiary
Agbasonu: No Igbo man nominated Ekwueme for VP
Akinjide: PDP’s future is great and limitless
Scaling up child survival through awareness creation
Delta offers free healthcare to mothers, children
Again, participants seek tariff removal on anti-diabetes medication, devices
Kano monarch underscores importance of exclusive breastfeeding
Hi-Impact’s 12 days of magic, Tuface’s unveiling, others herald Christmas
ustice League screens two days to global cinema release
And Onobrakpeya wins Nigeria’s ultimate medal
Globalization of Nigerian popular imagination:Some preliminary assumptions – Part 2


The Sun



PDP: Secondus is new chairman
 Adeniran, Dokpesi allege irregularities It’s free, fair credible –Wike, Fayose, Udom
8 persons die, 9 injured in Ogun auto crash
Nigeria must create 4m jobs annually to ensure growth – Ambode

Only Buhari can hand over to Igbo in 2023 — ACF scribe
Our ordeals with SARS operatives
…Nigerians recount sordid tales
Journey of death : Libya returnees narrate hell-on-earth experiences
Russia 2018: Enyimba to rake in over N80m from Ezenwa’s deal
HOW WE’RE PURSUING BIAFRA LEGALLY – IKEDIFE
•TIME OF GUNBOAT DIPLOMACY GONE FOR GOOD
Health benefits of eating red tomato
Every challenge for me is a learning curve : JOKE SILVA –ICONIC ACTRESS
2019: APGA chieftain predicts party’s takeover of South-east 
NLC tackles Buhari over fuel scarcity
…Says govt’s reason baseless
Buhari’s economic policies yielding positive results – Osinbajo
Rochas Okorocha : A Governor and his Happiness
Economic migration: Any alternative to Libya?
Let’s get on the happiness train
“Ok Jaz, don’t be a drama queen!”
Your spouse is not your property!
Confirmed: Love can be addictive
It is a matter of style
Between budget performance and Senate oversight
Mandarin: In search of the next generation public servant
Wike, SARS and citizen revolt
Bloated stomach, intestinal gas and constipation
Rebels kill 14 UN Peacekeepers in Congo
2019: Buhari will beat Atiku in his local government – Braimoh
WHY POWER MUST DEVOLVE TO THE STATES –SEN. GERSHOM BASSEY
I’ll cross paths with Joshua –Povetkin
Lifestyle… : Hatton recounts lost to Mayweather 10 years on…
and what he did with the $100 bills the Money Man threw at him in LA restaurant…
EDITORIAL: Nationwide screening for common cancers


Leadership




PDP Chairmanship: Adeniran Protests As Secondus Coasts Home To Victory
No Law Bars Governor Bello From Building Personal House – Aide
CBN Sells $513m Forex Ahead Of Festivities
Osun 2018: APC, PDP And The Battle Ahead
Atiku’s Defection: Between APC’s Failure And Ambition
Convention: PDP Ex-National Treasurer Threatens Legal Action
ECOWAS To Discuss Free Movement,
High Net-worth Individuals Are Responding Well To VAIDS-Adeosun
We Are Closing In On Boko Haram Collaborators – Army
PDP Convention: Traders Make Brisk Business in Abuja
Maimuna Aliyu And The Cruicible Of Persecution


New Telegraph



I’ve only dated two men in my life –Omalicha Elom
PDP Convention: Controversy over unity list
2019: 27 Imo lawmakers endorse Okorocha’s son-in-law for governor
PDP Convention: It’s my right to support any aspirant –Wike
No better alternative to PDP –Aliyu
Scary statistics on human trafficking
Why women must write will -Elders
Defection to APC: Emeka Jr. fighting Ojukwu’s dream –Anambra Youth
Pope moves to edit Our Lord’s prayer
Poor governance: PDP leaders knock APC
10 feared dead as herdsmen attack communities in Kogi
PDP committed to united Nigeria, says Akpabio
Delegates reject constitutional amendment on women
BREAKING: Uche Secondus emerges as PDP Chairman
PDP Convention: Voting ends as 72 persons contest for the 21 national offices
Churches should go beyond expanding –Rev Titus Oyeyemi
Digital money, bitcoin, crosses $15,000 threshold
Most hip-hop artistes in Nigeria are on drugs –Ras Kimono
Bharti Airtel eyes 9mobile
I’m called to help others fulfill destiny –Pastor Lucky
Let your wristwatch ‘speak’ for you
Customs surpass 2017 revenue target by N10bn
FTZ: Enyimba Industrial City berths in Aba
Tax returns: FIRS seals 3,000 properties in Abuja –Fowler
Virile opposition as necessary lubricant of the wheels of democracy
Human Right Day: UNHER/NBA sensitize IDPs on their rights
Politicians are power mongers, parasites –Okogie
Best playmakers in the world right now
Mike Ezuronye: Handsome thespian


​News Headlines Dec 9, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines Dec 9, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Terror attacks still likely in Abuja, others –US, UK
PDP convention: Eight candidates jostle for 2,233 delegates’ votes
Why I turned down foreign offer to break me out of prison — Obasanjo
I didn’t enrich myself in govt –Atiku …claims he assembled Obasanjo’s economic team
Martins: should be given Eagles’ chance ahead of W’Cup – Adepoju
Folashade competed at 2012 Paralympics with pregnancy – Husband
I never had cancer, Paul Play clears the air
Small Doctor speaks on going to prison
Saidi Balogun becomes UCH brand ambassador
Why I am always hard on myself –Banky W
I’m not under pressure to ‘blow’ –Okiemute
Ogun PDP leaders, elders call for hitch-free convention
Nigerian boxer faces deportation in the UK
Why we’re paying political appointees half salaries – Osun gov
Unravel unaccounted $15bn military spending, groups tell Osinbajo panel
Terror attacks still likely in Abuja, others –US, UK
2019: 120 political associations seek INEC registration
Nigeria partners South Korea on technology, research
Bode George withdraws from PDP race
Oxford university disowns Chris Imafidon
BREAKING: Gaza rocket hits Israeli town
PDP convention: Eight candidates jostle Security operatives arrest armed robbers, recover arms
How Libyan man shot me – Deportee
Imo youths ask FG to close gas plants in commercial areas
 Delta policeman who shot student over N1,000 arrested *DPO, team leader get queries
Herbalist fortified us before we kidnapped Rivers doctor, collected N9.5m ransom –Suspects
NDLEA intercepts N70.7m cannabis, arrests two
 Police deny report of burglary in Benue govt house
Atiku’s return to PDP and intrigues ahead of 2019
Convention: PDP clears George, Adeniran, Secondus, others
FG signs Bilateral Air Service Agreement with UAE
Hardship: PenCom tasks FG on social security scheme
Fitch cuts Nigeria’s GDP growth forecast to 1%
NACCIMA urges more support for agric sector
Hazy weather leaves passengers stranded at airports
Oil workers threaten nationwide strike from Dec. 18
Airports concession open to foreigners, local investors – Dunoma, FAAN MD
I cry when we handle pathetic domestic violence cases – Vivour-Adeniyi, DSVRT Coordinator
I’m the best player in history – Ronaldo
Kehinde breaks world record in Mexico
Nigerian-born elite boxer who fought for England, faces deportation for illegal immigration
Pochettino blames Wembley for Tottenham’s woes
B’Haram taught me to survive in any environment –Babatunde, UNIMAID first-class graduate
I never knew I’d be popular –Frank Edwards
#EndSARS: We want justice for our relatives killed by SARs men, say families …as victims, celebs share tales of killing, torture, extortion
Quack cosmetologists put fair skin lovers at risk


ThisDay



Swiss Government, UNODC Present Equipment to Rehabilitated Victims of Human Trafficking
Pyrates Condemn 21st Century Slavery in Libya
FG Begins Aerial Spray to Combat Quelea Birds, Other Pests
Infrastructural Deficit Threatens FG’s Rail Transport Programme
Edo Govt calls for collaboration, vigilance to curb gender violence …
Human Trafficking: Returnees vow to expose traffickers to law enforcement agencies
Edo Govt., CBN set aside N500m credit facility to de-risk Agric investments 
ATTWON Debuts with Tourism Statistics Debate
Infinity Tyres Inaugurates New Facility in Lekki
Kia Motors Unveils 2019 Sorento
Traffic Signal and Road Markings
Jaguar Land Rover, Red Cross Celebrate International Volunteer Day
Hyundai  Launches  2018 FIFA World Cup Fan Competition
An Open Letter to Tafidan
What Piece of Information Did Tinubu Gift Buhari in Cote d’Ivoire?
Makarfi, PDP Governors Ready for Transparent Convention, Says Adeniran
Yinka Davies: My Family Is Lively, Understanding, Crazy
Celebrating TY Danjuma’s Consistent, Persistent Philanthropy @ 80
Farouk Lawan Still In The Cold
NTDC Boss, Folly Coker, Unperturbed
Aderemi Awode Celebrates Dad At 80
Effects of Hot  Temperature on the Body
Henry Onyekuru On Watch List of Europe’s Big Boys
Libya Slave Trade: Stop the Crocodile Tears, Act to Save Our Own
Manchester, Merseyside Derbies Headline Premier League Matches
Lagos Schools Win GTBank Super Cup
GOtv Boxing Night 13 Free Bus Ride Excites Fans
INTRODUCING OVATION BOOKS VIA DOGARA YAKUBU 



The Nation



2019: INEC fixes presidential, National Assembly polls for Feb 16
I rejected offer from friends to get me out of prison in commando style—Obasanjo
Kidnappers free Sen Arise after six days in captivity
Senators, Reps exchange blows in Akpabio’s house ahead of convention
Pandemonium as robbers attack bullion van in Delta, cart away millions
UN chief to raise $1bn donor contributions for Nigeria, others
OAU postpones convocation ceremony
A frolic on the Red Sea – by Femi Adesina
Buhari celebrates Danjuma at 80, his selfless service
Dokpesi still in race for PDP Chairmanship– Campaign DG
Suspected kidnappers, armed robbery gang arrested by police in Niger
FRSC warns of Abuja traffic buildup ahead of PDP convention
FG, EFCC stopped from crippling AITEO operations
Senator Arise freed by kidnappers
PDP chair: I’ve no preferred candidate, says Jonathan
JAIYE KUTI: Why it is difficult for actresses to keep their homes
Police arraign bizman for allegedly beating brother’s 60-yr-old wife over sick husband’s property
Governors draw battle line with IBB, Jonathan
Bayern fined €20,000 for fake notes thrown by fans
Boca Juniors ‘optimistic’ about Tevez return
W/Cup: Russia to unveil Nigerian Sculpture Dec 29
Pep: i and Mourinho are like twins
Manchester derby: It’s not about height says Jose
‘Stateless’ boxer battles against deportation to Nigeria
I prefer Ronaldo to Messi – Disu
Breaking: Bode George withdraws from PDP chairmanship race
‘PDP ‘ll consolidate at grassroots’
PDP in make or mar convention
Abiara celebrates 75th birthday in style
As Okorocha’s wife clocks 50…
Heyden Oil boss completes late heir’s unfinished project
Society seeks review of occupational, environmental health laws
Hope for crash victims as Shell donates extractive equipment to FRSC in Bayelsa
Ita-Giwa to Niger Delta youths: drop your arms
NYSC launches job portal in Lagos


Vanguard


Why Atiku’s Return To PDP May Rattle Buhari’s 2019 Re-Election Bid
PDP Convention: Showdown At Eagles Square
Government Policy And Fuel Refining Challenges
PDP Chairmanship: The Final Battle
Atiku Abubakar And The PDP: Time To Change The Tales – Dr. Ugoji Egbujo
Why Bald Men Are At Greater Risk Or Having A Heart Disease – Bunmi Sofola
“The Romantic Encounter With An Old Flame,A Never-To-Be-Forgotten Adventure”
Re: Death In The Mediterranean Sea – Rose Moses
What Eagles Are Telling Buhari – Emeka Obasi
Workers Storm NBL, Flour Mills, 7-UP Over Protracted Delay In Wage Review
PDP Convention: Bode George Steps Down, Demands Apology From Wike For Insulting South-West
We Help Single Mothers Shattered By Failed Marriages — Maureen Nwaezeigwe
PDP: Is This The End Of Impunity?
A Cacophony Of Whistles – Morenike Taire
IPMAN Chair Advises Members To Shun Destructive Acts In Warri
When The Budget Comes Early
Gwarzo’s removal based on need to maintain integrity — Adeosun
2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election
Wenger looks for Gunners to rebound from United reverse
Allardyce hails ‘genius’ Liverpool strikeforce
Wembley denting Spurs chances, says Pochettino
Spaniards Nadal, Muguruza named ITF world champions
Guardiola says he and Mourinho are like twins
How Buhari’s reign has affected entertainment — Paul Play Dairo
Randy directors forced me to become producer — Wumi Olabimtan
Wizkid, Davido supremacy tussle is healthy — Okiemute
Asiwaju Bola honoured again!
Chidinma Ekile’s debut movie “The Bridge’ out this weekend
EDITORIAL: Boy Ali Ahmadu’s miraculous recovery
Again TStv promises new roll out dat
Genetic screening of parents can prevent cancer, albinism, sickle cell in children


The Guardian


 National convention: Southeast PDP caucus adopts Secondus
Finance minister explains timing of Gwarzo’s suspension
Copa Lagos: Arsenal beats Kebbi 11-9, wants Nigerian players
Amnesty condemns ‘dangerous and illegal’ tactics by Honduras
UK foreign minister in Iran to push for Briton’s release
Winds whip California fires as they spread south
Israel strike kills 2 Palestinians
Worst recent attack on UN kills 15 peacekeepers in DRCongo
US policeman acquitted of killing unarmed man who begged for his life
Wenger looks for Gunners to rebound from United reverse
Organisers, players to honour Ekwueme at NCC tennis league final
Phidel Schools boss tips Eagles for Russia 2018 knockout stage
Seven clubs battle for Real Madrid’s FIFA club world cup crown
Nigeria in the group of death or group of hope?
Eunisell goes higher with renewed Rivers United shirt deal
9to5chick partners Google Nigeria for power breakfast seminar
Her network hosts lunch with One Woman for millennial female entrepreneurs
Olamide, Ajebutter22 show different sides of same Lagos
 Nollywood travel film fest visits German, Canadian consulates
From Goldberg’s Isedowo, empowerment comes for Ondo youths
Shirley Igwe, Daddy Freeze take centre Stage at GYMT frozen ball
The Future Award 2017: Wizkid, Njoku, Aboyeji, Osakwe, Adekunle battle For Young Person of the Year
 Bode George withdraws from chairmanship race
 Nigerian-Born Funke Abimbola-Akindolie Awarded Member of the British Empire (MBE)
“X-Men” Director Bryan Singer Joins The Growing List Of Sexual Offenders
Four Basic Kitchen Hacks For Dummies
Everyday Foods You Didn’t Know Could Give Prostate Cancer
 Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, Others Set For ‘Wiz On The Beach’
Currency, Aloma Antenna thrill fans at Fuji concert
Enter ‘FELA and the Kalakuta Queens’ … A musical showcase of different phases of Fela’s marriage to 27 ladies
 Olamide, Ajebutter22 show different sides of same Lagos
Saudi crown prince bought $450 mn Da Vinci


The Sun



NATIONAL CONVENTION: ALL EYES ON PDP
Atiku no threat to Buhari–Ajomale
WHY WE WANT BUHARI OUT
Buhari, Buratai, Nwachukwu storm Ibadan for COAS conference
Fuel scarcity: Long queues persist in Abuja
No micro-zoning for PDP’s Convention today –Wike
I have no preferred candidates –Atiku
Supreme Court sacks Edo APC lawmaker
…PDP has lost its soul – George
PDP convention: Bode George backs out of contest
• As 36 states adopt Secondus
SORDID ORDEAL OF AN EX-PRISONER
 How I donated my blood, sperm to regain freedom in China
Still on the Anambra governorship poll
Nigerians sell Nigerians: Libya ambassador’s dumb defence
You can’t blackmail me, Adeosun replies ex-SEC boss, Gwarzo
Attah, others hail Air Peace over Abuja-Uyo flight
Buhari congratulates Danjuma at 80
Rebels kill 14 UN Peacekeepers in Congo
Trump to undergo physical examination early 2018
5,000 Nigerians trapped in Libyan detention camps –Envoy
Nigeria generates 82, 226 MW of energy in Q3 – NBS
Lagos Trade Fair Complex gets new management
FG vows not to release over N100bn cabotage fund to ship owners
Ikpeazu inspects Enyimba Stadium
Fanendo Adi vows to take Eagles chance
ITTF Ranking: Quadri ends 2017 as Africa’s best
CBN lists gains of Forex ban on 41 items
Anti-graft campaign: Nigerian asset recovery move receives global attention in US
EDITORIAL: Ali Ahmadu’s inspiring story
I can’t stay in any abusive relationship –Judith Audu, actress
Ifeoma Ndiolo-Enaholo: My books are like my children
The God of the miraculous
Lasun’s question on Second Niger Bridge, Lagos-Ibadan Rd
Our kind of women
Tips for staying home with a sick child
Subtle ways you’re hurting your partner’s self-esteem
Men, allow your wives work
Another world war knocking on the door
Still on the Anambra governorship poll


New Telegraph


No need for inter-agency rivalry
LIBYAN RETURNEES’ TALES OF WOE: I SLEPT WITH 18 MEN IN ONE DAY
Jim Iyke: I fired My nanny to bond with my child
PARTY CONVENTION: PDP elects new leaders today
GEJ, Atiku: We have no preferred candidates
BLACK FRIDAY
…Wike dismisses ‘micro-zoning’
PDP leaders go to battle
Chairmanship aspirants speak on vision for party
PDP chair: 8 aspirants battle for one seat
Why we refused to release doctor after N8m ransom –Suspects
PARTY CONVENTION: PDP elects new leaders today
GEJ, Atiku: We have no preferred candidates
NCC Tennis League to honour Ekwueme at grand finale
Youths should engage in politics as contestants, not thugs –Goje
Echoes from Anambra governorship election
…why we lost guber polls –Candidates
Lawal calls for Eagles focus
‘Eagles can stop Argentina again’
Quadri, Oshonaike: Athletes need more sponsors
LAGOS: RETURN OF FILTH IN THE MEGA CITY
Russia 2018: Iceland, Eagles toughest opponent –Shehu Abdullahi
Fanendo Adi vows to take Eagles chance
3 million voters register in CVR –INEC
Jo -El: Eedris, Jay won’s reac tions bothered me when I adopted ‘Kennis Music No. 1’
GOtv Boxing Night 13: Free bus ride excites fans
Chioma Jesus, Nathaniel Bassey, Frank Edwards, others stun Experience 2017 with gospel vibes
Using sand to create wealth
Alleged graft: Sack education ministry perm sec, unions tell Buhari
Bayelsa: 13 lose lives in illegal refinery explosion
SEC: Finance minister justifies Gwarzo’s suspension
IOM, EU evacuate 164 more Nigerians from Libya
Those criticizing Ministry of Hapiness will regret it –Gov. Okorocha
Book launch in honour of Bishop Ogundana for Monday
Clubs in better shape ahead of new season
Boboye wants Plateau Utd to maintain top spot
Yuletide: Police assure Ogun residents, visitors of safety
Headies’ organisers announce March 2018 date, unveil four new categories
Whyte to replace Parker as Joshua’s next opponent
Wizkid leads stars to beach festival
Girl star, Iseoluwa, to headline concert December 17
Rivers United assure fans, sponsor of fruitful season
World Cup: Unveiling Eagles foes’ dangermen
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Rono, Masresha confirm entries
Home remedy for cracked heel
Rochas Okorocha and his ‘crazy’ ideas
We’re working with EFCC, police to check pension fraud’
El-Rufai and his teachers: Feeding us the poison pill
Leather bags with henna patterns
I clothe for luxury –Alfred
Anger as police bundle suspect into car boot
DEBORAH ESENE: Positive comments about my meal give me joy
ETF: Raising the bar in Oyo education sector by Ajimobi
Is Jesus Christ relevant to marriage at Xmas?
2019: Enugu APC to print posters for Buhari’s presidential campaigns
Premium Spirits Nigeria expands frontiers with Edrington partnership
Exhibition: Animashaun’s ‘Becoming Mariam’ opens in Lagos
Convulsion caused by a fever; the harmless horror
Atiku: Shehu Musa Yar’Adua inspired me
Supreme Court bars parties, media from accessing full text of judgments
Ndoma-Egba: NDDC to clear all foreign scholarship backlog
Argentines at war in Turin
Ebuka shares story of woe on #EndSARS
Why Rainoil is keen on tennis growth –Ogbechie
Reformation Movement canvasses good governance
Retired police officers reject PENCOM
Policemen flee as bandits hijack bullion van in Delta
Ethiopian Airlines on shortlist for Ghana national carrier, as second Boeing 787-9 flies to Beijing, heads for Nigeria
GLOBAL TOURISM: Bracing up for future challenges
Golden chance (II)
UNWTO announces winners, finalists of awards
CARAMELO LOUNGE & SUITES: Your home for unique offers
Fujairah Aviation Academy appoints Stay Up as partner in Africa
Transcorp Hilton Abuja wins double global award
Dogara extols TY Danjuma at 80


Leadership


Gwarzo’s Suspension: I Won’t Succumb
Forbes Award, A National Pride – Baru
Horse-trading As PDP Heads For Make Or Mar
AUST To Graduate 12 ACBF Sponsored Scientists,
Group Petitions US Embassy, Demands Atiku’s Visa Status
Convention Your Chance To Strengthen Nigeria’s Democracy, IPAC
CSO Commends PMB Over Defence Structure
Turkey’s Erdogan Helped Iran Evade US Sanctions, Witness Claims



​News Headlines Dec 8, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 8, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

We recommended Justice Ademola’s sacking to Buhari – NJC …says judge’s resignation, an after thought
Kano’s massive reception, clear signal to my opponent –Buhari
Foreign rice in Nigeria smuggled, some poisonous – FG
Oil workers threaten nationwide strike from Dec. 18
Artisan charged with stealing commits suicide at Lagos court
Christmas: Lagos okays sale of Lake Rice
Woman accused of torturing five-year-old
I bought AK47 for N470,000, says cattle rustler
Guardiola praises Nigerian-born defender
PDP national convention: 92 aspirants jostle for 23 positions
Ronaldo pips Messi to win Ballon d’Or
Surrender illegal firearms, Niger urges herdsmen, farmers
Gunmen abduct Plateau PDP chairman, demand N100m
Kidney failure: NGO claims are unfounded, patient’s mother says
Edo street sweepers protest unpaid eight-month salary arrears
UPDATED: NJC sacks Justice Ademola, shuns his resignation…
More trouble for Supreme Court Justice Sylvester Ngwuta
List of Ballon d’Or winners since 1956
Israel retaliates against projectile fire from Gaza
Buhari: Act on #EndSARS campaign now
Four robbery suspects arrested in A’Ibom
Mother faces trial for attempted sale of twins
Parties reject INEC’s date for Taraba by-election
PDP chair: Step down for George, youths beg Adeniran, others
[UPDATED] Plateau PDP chairman: Abductors demand N100m ransom
I don’t want to be misquoted, Amaechi tells Lagos journalists
Plateau PDP chairman Damishi Sango, son, others abducted
Enjoying your holiday abroad without surprise card fees
Ex-NERC boss, Amadi, Ajaero fault power sector privatisation
We’ll complete Egina project for $16bn – Total
FG inaugurates NIPOST reform panels
Nigeria win more medals in Mexico
Edo FA lists 35 for awards
I want seven Ballons d’Or – Ronaldo
Concerns over unwanted pregnancy among pupils in Kwara
Embrace beauty of Mathematics, principal tells pupils
Corona partners Goethe on German language, celebrates at 25
Don’t stop payment of WAEC fees, APDA urges Ondo govt
Lagos carnival of colours and vibes
Baker, others in final race for Next Titan’s N5m
Celebration of poetry, life at SOMAFest
T-Man Chin Chin’s song, ‘Talo megun wa,’ offensive to Badagry natives —Council boss
Headies Awards to hold March 24
Your pet also needs regular check-up
Ambode’s wife seeks increased awareness on breast cancer
Health benefits of oily fish
Editorial: Buhari: Act on #EndSARS campaign now
Gems in the zoo
Militant Ambode’s template that Buhari can use
Tweaking university education for youth empowerment

ThisDay


Buhari: My Kano Visit, Reception is a Clear Message to the Opposition
State APC endorses president, to sue him if he fails to contest in 2019    Atiku to declare for presidency after PDP convention
NJC Rejects Justice Ademola’s Resignation, Retires Him, Another Judge Compulsorily
Kachikwu Rolls Out Emergency Plan to End Petrol Scarcity
Boko Haram Threat to Bomb Abuja, Other Cities Real, Warn Police
Suspect Commits Suicide in Court
FG May Sell off 2,000 Houses in Abuja over Tax Avoidance
FG Confers 2017 National Merit Award on Adesina, Onobrakpeya
Agbakoba Asks Nigerians to Take over Country with the National Intervention Movement
Dogara Advocates Legislative Intervention to Combat Proliferation of Weapons in W’Africa
FAAC: States to Partake in Reconciliation of NNPC Figures
11 Persons Hospitalised as Cholera Hits Anambra
Director Accused of Corruption Forfeits N329m, 24 Houses to FG
Oando Shareholders Chide Adeosun over Alleged Interference in Forensic Audit
Absence of Co-defendants Stall Fresh Arraignment of Maryam Sanda
FG May Sell off 2,000 Houses in Abuja over Tax Avoidance
2019: Group Begins Move to Reshape Nigerian Politics
Abductors of Plateau Chairman Demand N100m Ransom
2019: We’ll Support Candidate with Programme to Address Igbo Marginalisation, Says Ohanaeze
Group Seeks to Create One Million Jobs, Grow GDP to $4tn within Eight Years
NPS Promotes 11,000 Prison Officers, Plans to Recruit 6,000
House Cautions Police to Uphold Constitutional Rights of Citizens
DPR to Probe Oando Station for Hoarding as Owner Threatens Agency
Aliko Dangote on Nasdaq Tower, New York
Nasarawa Govt Opts for Borrowing to Pay LG Workers, Says Commissioner
You’re Not Weaker Sex, Ex-Zimbabwean VP, Ex-Liberian First Lady, Govs Tell Women
Uranta: Restructuring, Southern Revolution Will Determine Next Nigerian President
Former NERC Chair, Amadi, Electricity Union Condemn Power Privatisation
PSC Promotes Two CPs to AIG, Confirms 241 Others to Higher Ranks
Ladoja Dispels Quit Rumour, Says He Remains Candidate to Beat
Odoh Covets Equatorial Guinea Open Treble
Ronaldo Wins Fifth Ballon d’Or to Equal Messi’s Record
Accion MFB Disburses N79.8bn Loans to Customers
Sterling Bank, Others Commence e-Ticketing in BRT Buses
NSE All-Share Index Gains 1.2% as Equities Market Extends Bullish Run
Visa Introduces Next Level Innovation in Payments through Sensory Branding
DECEMBER 8TH PRICE LIST FOR MUTUAL FUNDS, REITS and ETFS
Makarfi, PDP Governors Ready for Transparent Convention, Says Adeniran
Dogara Proffers LG Devt as Panacea for Illegal Migration
PDP Convention is Our Chance to Restore Dignity, Says Mark
The Billionaire With Eyes Lifted Towards Heaven
Is Nigeria’s Security Architecture Degenerating Into a House Of Cards?
Editorial: ORDEAL OF THE IKOYI WHISTLE-BLOWER
PDP Convention: It’s Risky to Elect Anyone with EFCC Case, Kashamu Warns
NSE All-Share Index Gains 1.2% as Equities Market Extends Bullish Run


The Nation



Buhari: looters won’t return to power in 2019
PDP convention: Jittery Atiku runs to IBB
Who becomes PDP chairman?
Gwarzo’s suspension: The inside story (II)
VAIDS nets N17b in six months, says FIRS
5000 Nigerians trapped in Libyan camps
NJC recommends compulsory retirement of Justice Ademola, Tokode
PDP in uncertain battle to save its future
UN condemns Libya’s African slave trade
BEDC inaugurates Asaba main sub-station
Osinbajo inaugurates 5,000 tonnes cashew processing plant
‘PDP ‘ll consolidate at grassroots’
So, who buys 9mobile and its $1.2b debt?
PDP in make or mar convention
‘Southeast should support Southwest for PDP chairman’
See list of Ballon d’Or winners
Copa Lagos 2017: Gunners Naija seek support for Arsenal
Ronaldo 5-5 Messi: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins 2017 Ballon d’Or
Quadri ends 2017 at 21 in latest ITTF ranking
Argentina must improve to succeed in Russia – Messi
Adamu selects 10 players for COPA Lagos
‘PDP ‘ll consolidate at grassroots’
PDP in make or mar convention
More troubles for Kiss Daniel
Artistes grace ‘The Wedding Showcase’
Society seeks review of occupational, environmental health laws
‘Patronise govt health care facilities’
Remove tariffs on anti-diabetes drugs, others, Fed Govt urged
Hope for crash victims as Shell donates extractive equipment to FRSC in Bayelsa
Ita-Giwa to Niger Delta youths: drop your arms
South-south ta ku
Farmer docked for stealing transformer cable
Unemployed man jailed two years for drug trafficking
Court docked man for N.26m fraud
Otedola’s daughter, nicest thing that happen to me – Mr Eazi
Our memories of Black Friday, by shoppers
Black Friday: Yudala promises best prices
BEDC inaugurates Asaba main sub-station
Glo leads mobile data democratisation


Vanguard


2019: Why Atiku Is Shunning Power Blocs — Investigations
Now That Mr. Atiku Has Decamped Again To PDP (2)
Nigerian Water Firm Targets Four Africa Markets For Export
Quadri Ends 2017 At 21st In Latest ITTF Ranking
N17 Billion Had Been Raised Under VAIDS – FG
FG Commences Partial Commercialisation Of NIPOST
World Cup-Bound Super Eagles Worth N38.5 Billion
FG Commences Partial Commercialization Of NIPOST
I Retired Voluntarily, Immediately I Was Freed By Court – Justice Ademola
Novare Unveils $68m Shopping Mall With 60 Stores In Abuja
Integrate Herdsmen, Kogi Govt Charges LG Bosses, Monarchs
2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku Shuns Press, Others After Talks With IBB
Federal Civil Service Begins Recruitment Of OND, HND, BA/BSc
PDP’s Second Chance At A New Life
Lemo To Chair UNN Lagos Alumni Bi-Annual Dinner, Ceremony
African Development Bank Leads The Way In Renewable Energy
Bachama Group Calls For Judicial Probe Of Numan Killings
N17 billion had been raised under VAIDS – FG
What I saw in Kogi, Bayelsa, Rivers’ elections really upset me — Buhari
Agbakoba urges Buhari to sack his entire cabinet
Money laundering: Court gives EFCC nod to arraign ex-AGF, Otunla, others Jan 27
2019 Elections: APC stakeholders threaten to sue President Buhari
Liberia’s run-off poll to go ahead
Y2018 is going to be a better year for Lagos – Ambode
2019: APC youth caucus to mobilise 15m votes for Buhari
PDP chairmanship : I am confident of victory -Adedoja
World Cup-bound Super Eagles worth N38.5 billion
Messi may retire if Argentina flops
NJF vows to reorganise Judo
List of Ballon d’Or winners
Yuletide: MI, Ice Prince, Harrysong others shut down Jos Chillin’ Carnival
Actress Chika Oguine to host St. Bartholomew’s praise concert
32 countries to participate in Miss Africa beauty pageant Dec. 27
Why I chose music- Same OG
Temi, Femi Otedola’s daughter, nicest thing that happen to me – Mr Eazi


The Guardian



 IBB, Jonathan wade into South West PDP discord
Government issues conflicting reasons for fuel shortage
IFIS secures CBN’s approval, crosses 10,000 agents’ mark
 Reps halt $195 million waterways concession, begin investigation
West Africans import $35 million small arms yearly, says UN
NJC recommends compulsory retirement of justices Ademola, Tokode
Police Commission promotes 250 senior officers
Expert charges Nigerian youths to embrace entrepreneurship
Petroleum varsity gets Shell’s nod to produce lightweight automobiles
  The growth of Copa Lagos and its challenges
Juventus trip title test for unbeaten Inter
Leave Enyeama alone, Garba advises Rohr
Willian warns Chelsea can’t afford slip-ups
Arsenal Beach soccer team vows to conquer Copa Lagos
Justice for Izu Joseph
 Government restructures VAS market for improved service delivery
Slavery, deaths & the Mediterranean journey
Stakeholders identify fraud risks among PTADs, merchants
AU trade commissioner says Africa doing right to create CFTA
Keep the festive season healthy
 Editorial: Of foreigners taking over agriculture
 Murder of a leftist-feminist
Adeniji: A tribute to decency
Infidelity and cheating in African tradition
The comedic case of Rochas Okorocha
 PDP on edge as convention holds tomorrow
The landscape of Nigeria and party politics
APC youth caucus to mobilise 15m votes for Buhari in 2019
Why exercising on polluted city streets does more harm than good
Common BP drug raises skin cancer risk
‘Humans have hit limit for height, lifespan, physical performance, could soon move backwards’
Obesity prevented in rats fed high-fat diet


Leadership



Massive Reception In Kano, Clear Message To Opposition – PMB
Fuel Scarcity: PENGASSAN Dares FG, Threatens Strike Monday
24 Hours To National Convention, Atiku Meets IBB In Minna
Police Confirm Abuja Attack Threat, Call For Calm
FG Proffers New Strategy To End Fuel Queues
Total Direct Remittance To CBN Hits N1.8trn In 9 Months
Farmers Set To Crash Maize Price By 50%
PDP Convention: Our Chance To Restore Dignity – Mark
Nigerians In Libya Not Willing To Return – Charge d’Affaires
West Africa Needs Laws Against Proliferation Of Arms – Dogara
FG To Save N120bn From Payroll, Inaugurates Action Plans Team
NJC Sacks Justices Ademola, Tokedo For Corruption
PDP’s Second Chance At A New Life
Commuters Groan As Fuel Queues Continue In Abuja
Why Anambra Central Senatorial Election Should Hold January 13
Tennis players Battle For Rainoil’s N3.1m Tourney In Lagos
Loveth Howell National Judo Championship Kicks-Off In Benin City




The Sun



Achievements of Happiness ministry’ll shock critics –Okorocha
Kanu’s family demands return of property taken away by Army
PDP chair: I’m still in the race, says Ladoja
• Adeniran: I’m ready for the convention
PDP national chair: Atiku woos IBB
• Lobby for Adeniran’s chairmanship intensifies, Ladoja, Dokpesi press on • Support base for Secondus
Fuel queues: Normalcy returns to Lagos, Abuja to ease weekend
NJC sacks Justice Ademola, one other
• Asks public to disregard his purported resignation letter
Plateau PDP chairman, son, four others kidnapped
Economy wreckers jostling for 2019 –Buhari
• Gets second term endorsement in Kano
Fresh fuel crisis looms as PENGASSAN threatens nationwide strike
2019 presidency: Ohanaeze gives conditions for Igbo support
Single shipwreck costs FG $1.8m to remove –NPA
Buhari confers national merit award on Adesina, Onobrakpeya 
• Osinbajo, Lai Mohammed laud recipients
Boko-Haram: FG adopts new interrogation strategy
•Chibok girls: BBOG marches on Aso Rock Monday
Restructuring, others: Northern senators, govs to meet in Katsina
Achievements of Happiness ministry’ll shock critics –Okorocha
5,000 Nigerians trapped in Libyan detention camps –Envoy
U.S: Franken to resign from Senate following reports of sexual misconduct
U.S Jerusalem move sparks protests, clashes
PDP convention: Baraka’s quest to lead women
Epic battle for Wadata Plaza
Real Estate: Stanbic IBTC, others list path to long-term development
NIA moves to bring about affordable housing
How govt can provide emergency shelter for Nigeria’s IDPs 
ITTF Ranking: Quadri ends 2017 as Africa’s best
Dalung, NOC, Ogboro commend NMPF
Ballon d’Or: Ronaldo equals Messi’s record
Akwa Ibom swears in 31 new LG chairmen
Court remands Benin chief priest over encroachment 
Yenagoa workers’ll be paid from Paris Club refund –LG chair
Condition of North East IDP camps pathetic, says northern monarchs
Kebbi: FG to sanction gold mine operator
• New Birnin-Kebbi varsity VC resumes
NIA moves to bring about affordable housing
 EDITORIAL: No to sale of national assets
Ekwueme: Philosopher and king
Why Christians, others must always emulate Jesus – Bishop Onaiyekan
…As Kalu hosts ‘Nine Lessons and Carols’ in Abuja •Ex-Abia gov to build Centre for Conflict Resolution…
Lessons AY taught me –Ushbebe, comedian
It’s redemption or damnation time for PDP
Wanted: An APGA administration in Imo
Blurred vision of South-West governors
Atiku’s new romance with PDP
Atiku’s return to PDP and matters arising
Sultan of Sokoto: Sarkin Muslumi or Sarkin Fulani?
Run your home like a business outfit


Daily Trust


Pressure mounts for Gwarzo’s recall
NJC recommends Justice Adeniyi Ademola for sack
FAAC:Federation revenue declines by N25.3bn in Oct
Maryam Sanda’s mother, brother charged with Bilyamin’s murder
Kano APC to buy forms for Buhari’s second term
ICC to help upgrade cricket in Nigeria
Police commission promotes 2 AIGs, 248 others
IPMAN blames panic buying, hoarding for fuel scarcity
Reps probe $195 waterways contract to Israeli firm
Buhari orders crackdown on drug traffickers
Gunmen abduct Damishi Sango, 4 others; demand N100m
N207m debt: GTB asks court to dismiss Ladoja’s bond
Slavery resurgence condemnable, dehumanizing — Obasanjo
Anambra records 11 cases of cholera
1 dies in tussle over Awka royal throne
Gorilla roams Cross River villages
You’re not weaker sex, Ex-Zimbabwean VP, others tell women
Gov Gaidam upgrades six additional secondary schools
Yuletide: Threat to attack Abuja real – Police
JAMB restarts UTME registration
Nigeria to retire 403 military men next week – Official
Petrol hawkers take over Abuja streets
Leadership sealed over N100m debt
Atiku shuns supporters after meeting with IBB
PDP elects new leaders tomorrow
Rono, Masresha confirmed for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon
Tale, Danjuma, 8 others picked for COPA Lagos tourney
250,000-barrel refinery for Ogun State
FG approves ‘partial’ sale of NIPOST
Pressure mounts for Gwarzo’s recall
N67bn Utako market modelling: FCTA assures traders on shop ownership
Govt shouldn’t toy with teachers’ welfare – NUT
My governor has no brain
Unique style of counter insurgency
Editorial:  PDP should get it right tomorrow

New Telegraph



PDP leaders go to battle
Chairmanship aspirants speak on vision for party
PDP chair: 8 aspirants battle for one seat
Marketers shut more filling stations
Tax evaders pay N17bn to FG in six months
PDP State Chair, Sango, son’s abductors demand N100m
Police Commission promotes 250 senior officers
Hormonal contraception linked with breast cancer risk – Study
Fighting corruption is my worst nightmare – Buhari
Buhari confers 2017 National Merit awards on Adesina, Onobrakpeya
BREAKING: Fire outbreak shuts down FRSC operations
Chairmanship aspirants speak on vision for party
Marketers shut more filling stations
Tax evaders pay N17bn to FG in six months
PDP State Chair, Sango, son’s abductors demand N100m
2019: Ndigbo’ll endorse candidate with favourable programme – Nwodo
Police Commission promotes 250 senior officers
Hormonal contraception linked with breast cancer risk – Study
Lagos schools beat Ogun to win GTBank Super Cup
Community recovers corpse of murdered APGA’s secretary
ITTF rankings: Quadri ends year in 21st position
Nasarawa: We’ll borrow to pay November salaries
2019: Kano APC endorses Buhari, Ganduje
Nigeria house project committee inaugurated