Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines

 





 

BUSINESSDAY

Failure of successive governments to diversify economy is Nigeria’s major drawback ‘ Igbinidu

Burgeoning furniture market finds strength in style-driven demand

Nigerian voters go missing as turnout heads for lowest since 1999

Distribution of prepaid meters slowed despite increased providers

EU, Commonwealth, others decry shortcomings, violence in Saturday’s election

Colombia woos investors with new contract type as Nigeria delays bid rounds

Solar power now competing for lands, holds lesson for Nigeria

Renewal of 35 major oil leases is litmus test for next president

Nigeria, Pakistan, Togo, Zimbabwe and others rank among World’s most complex markets

Stock market gains 0.57% as focus shifts to election results

 

PUNCH

Saraki denies congratulating opponent

INEC probes 157,591 cancelled votes in Nasarawa

Ngige threatens to sue INEC over Buharis defeat in Anambra

Observer group wants elections cancelled in Benue North West

Group alleges foreign interference in Nigerias electoral process

Ogun ADC demands electoral officers arrest over alleged malpractice

Feb 23 will be declared Kwara Liberation day Lai Mohammed

APGA, PDP protest as Okorocha wins senatorial poll

Agbaje kicks against election violence in Lagos

Shehu Sani rejects election result

N464bn Treasury, OMO bills to mature this week

US envoy cautions against illegal result announcement

NIMASA seeks greater involvement of women in shipping sector

Internal crisis affected APCs performance in Ondo Boroffice

Exports of Nigeria crude oil grades set to rise

Leadway explains relevance of term life assurance

Real estate funds ll boost economic activities Report

Oil price plunges after Trump tells Nigeria, others to relax

CBN releases N596bn for 576 agric projects

Stock market rises after presidential election

Cheque transactions dip by 20% as digital payments rise

Buhari wins seven states, Atiku four, PDP rejects results

I declared Okorocha winner under duress Returning officer

NYSC asks INEC to pay corps members allowances

FG alleges plan to disrupt electoral process

Osobas son wins House of Reps seat in Ogun

Accept results, ECOWAS observers tell candidates

Buhari wins Katsina with 1.23million votes

APC, PDP agents disagree over Rivers result

Adamawa APC petitions INEC over presidential results

Observer group says presidential election peaceful, turnout commendable

Senatorial poll: Ajimobi, Dankwambo, others lose as ninth National Assembly takes shape

NCS dismisses 2019 polls as step back from 2015

NUJ condemns Rivers killings

Ajimobi accepts defeat, congratulates PDP senator-elect, others

Court dismisses asset declaration charges against director, brother

Its rude to attribute Buharis overwhelming win to vote-buying Kano Govt

INEC declares PDP winner in presidential polls in Ebonyi

BREAKING: Presiding Officer absconds with polls results in Kaduna

PDP clears 17 LGAs in Enugu state

Ondo Collation Officer struggles to match figures of results

APC rejects presidential polls result in Akwa Ibom

THISDAY

How FG Missed Power Supply Target

Group Approves Genetically Modified Cowpea

No Multiple Taxation in Nigeria, Fowler Insists

Atiku Wins Plateau with 548,665 Votes

Buhari Wins Ogun

INEC: Why we Cancelled Presidential Poll Result in AIbom Senatorial District

Kalu Wins Abia North Central

Atiku Floors Buhari in Akwa Ibom

International Observers Seek Quick Release of Election Results

PDP Rejects Presidential Election Results

Atiku Defeats Buhari in Adamawa

PDP Planning to Truncate Electoral Process, Alleges FG

Dankwambo Loses Senatorial Bid as APC Wins Gombe North

Mimiko Loses Senatorial Poll to PDP

Claiming Democracy Under Threat, PDP Rejects Results as Atiku Trails Buhari

CSOs Situation Room Knocks INEC, Security Agencies over Polls

Nigerian Equities Market Rebounds after Presidential Election

 

SUN

Environment ministry no longer low profile, low budget ‘Jubril

We don’t have to induce supporters to vote president in Kano ‘APC

EFCC arrests Iwu, ex-INEC chair

BDCs secure CBN, EFCC nod on campaign against fake currency

FG generates N298bn from VAT in 2018 Q4

IGP orders arrest of DCP’s attackers

Oshodi boils as hoodlums go on rampage

Alleged bribery: EFCC writes AGF, seeks Diezani’s extradition

Yoruba group condemns attacks on non-indigenes

EFCC grants ex INEC chair Iwu administrative bail

When elections dehumanise Africans

 

VANGUARD

Your’re timid, Usani tells those saying he’s working for Ayade

Polls: PDP rejects results, summons legal team

Electoral Officer in A-Ibom escapes attack

Buhari meets Fashola, Amaechi, Oshiomole at Campaign Headquarters

Sen. Ibrahim, 17 others docked in Kwara over election violence

INEC declares PDP winner in presidential polls in Ebonyi

Results being announced by INEC incorrect, unacceptable -Secondus

APC, Masari’s Chief of Staff, two others sweeps senatorial seats in Katsina

South East Governors did not influence results to favour Buhari ‘ Umahi




LEADERSHIP

NIMASA Advocates Greater Role For African Women In Maritime

Observers Commend INEC, Nigerians Over Polls

Kachikwu Not Pro-Atiku

When Violence, Killings Greeted Presidential/NASS Polls In Rivers

Why Kidnappings Are On The Increase In Katsina ‘ Gov Masari

Agbaje Condemns Attack On Voters In Lagos

Gunshot Almost Robbed Me Of Opportunity To Serve ‘ Bamidele

Police Escorting Election Results Killed In Ogun

We Lost 300, 000 Votes To Malfunctioning Card Readers ‘ Gov Umahi

CSO Laments Death Of Nigerians In Election Violence

Court Grants Senator Ibrahim, 9 Others Bail

Trader Moni: Discordant Tunes As Beneficiaries Canvass Better Approach

 

TRIBUNE

#NigeriaDecides2019 | Buhari clears Katsina with 1.23million votes

#NigeriaDecides2019 | Atiku leads Buhari in 10 LGAs of Rivers

NigeriaDecides2019 | Buhari wins massively in Borno, clears all 17 LGAs declared so far

PDP’s rejection of presidential election result is illogical ‘ APC campaign council

#NigeriaDecides2019 | Buhari wins Sokoto, defeats PDP with 138,729 votes

#NigeriaDecides2019 | Buhari wins all 25 LGs in Niger

Oyo governorship: I’m open to alignment talks ‘ Makinde

It’s very bad that Ekiti has no factory ‘Ewi of Ado-Ekiti

Aje festival: As Ooni invokes blessings to boost South-West commerce

Struggle for LG autonomy: We have lot of obstacles and stumbling block ‘ NULGE President

China now using robots to teach pupils in schools due to shortage of teachers

 

NATION

Buhari set for victory as INEC announces results from 12 states, FCT

U.S. cautions against illegal announcement of results

AbdulRazaq: Saturdays victory has moved Kwara from Egypt

PDP: presidential election results unacceptable

I dont believe in rumour, Ill wait for INEC result, says Buhari

Fed Govt warns against plan to truncate electoral process

Tinubu hails INEC, security agencies for peaceful poll

2019: PDP wins all nine National Assembly seats in Ebonyi

Saraki denies congratulating Oloriegbe

Airlines resume normal operations, 72 hours after polls

Buhari beats Atiku in Lagos State

Atiku wins Plateau with 548, 665 votes

Breaking: Akpabio loses senatorial seat

Ondo APC lost to internal wrangling, says Boroffice

DAILY TIMES

Alleged N1.35bn fraud: Absence of Lamido, others stall trial

N400m fraud: Trial of Metuh, his company continues today

APC hopeful of Buharis victory, as controversy trails alleged adoption of DCP in Bayelsa

Sen Orji returns to senate with 25,601 margin

PDP, APC in verbal war over presidential poll result

FG accuses PDP of laying groundwork for constitutional crisis

Special Presidential Investigation Panel has no power to prosecute, Court rules

Alleged bribery: EFCC writes AGF, seeks Diezanis extradition

Group slams INEC over poor conduct of Presidential/NASS polls

Presidential election: Buharis APC leads

Election: PDP uncovers plot to burn down INEC office in AIbom

Buhari defeats Atiku in 15 LGAs in Lagos with vote difference of 132,798

APC Senator/Reps in northern Adamawa zone lose to PDP

 

DAILY TRUST

#NigeriaDecides: Atiku defeats Buhari in Edo

Senate: ‘Saraki hasn’t conceded defeat

Ayade can’t sponsor me to disrupt APC ‘ Usani Usani

PDP alleges ‘massive’ vote buying in Kano

Aliero wins Kebbi Central senatorial election

Obiano, Ngige fail to deliver Buhari

Gunmen kill policeman accompanying election results in Ogun

Bala Na’Allah wins Kebbi South Senatorial poll

Ex-Abia governor, Theodore Orji emerges Senator-elect

#NigeriaDecides: Buhari’s aide loses LG to Atiku in Akwa Ibom

Osoba’s son floors incumbent, wins Reps seat for APC in Ogun

Shooting in S. Africa leaves 3 dead, 5 critically injured

Buhari wins Atiku in Lagos by 132,798 votes

#NigeriaDecides: Atiku wins presidential election in Oyo State

Elections: EU observers laud Nigerians, civil society organisations’ role

Breaking: PDP rejects Presidential election results

 





 

 

 

 

 

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