Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, February 9, 2019

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines




As Buhari storms ‘enemy territory’: APC points to 29 wins for Niger Delta so far

PDM adopts Atiku as consensus candidate

Federal Govt. to establish National Library in Delta, Anambra, Ekiti, and three other states

FG to begin 90 days free passenger service on Lagos- Abeokuta rail corridor

Court orders arrest of CCB Chairman

Election: PDP condemns shutdown of Abuja Rally Venue

Death threats: PDP asks ICC to arrest, prosecute El-Rufai

Buhari sends 30 names of RMAFC nominees for confirmation

MTN set to pocket $600m from Jumia IPO

Nigeria launches special economic zones in Lagos, Aba and Funtua

Nigeria targets $30bn annual export earnings by 2025 on made in Nigeria goods

Buhari signs agreement on export of made in Nigeria goods.

Stock investors gain over N330bn on increased bargains



Buhari fixes last campaign rally on Valentines Day

PDP protests as FG shuts down presidential rally venue

Steer clear of polls, Atiku warns military

Supreme Court upholds judgement barring Rivers APC from polls

Buhari wont get 50% of votes in Bauchi APC lawmaker

Lassa fever:14 more die, 68 new cases confirmed

El-Rufais asset declaration: Court orders arrest of CCB chair

If I were God, I would send thunder and fire on all politicians in Nigeria Robert Clarke (SAN)

We were told Cancer was death sentence, yet we came out stronger Survivors

Godll punish PDP leaders who looted treasury Buhari

NECO records 62.5% credits in English, Maths

Elections: PDP, APC heavyweights, others lose security aides as police withdraw 20,000 operatives

Alleged NBC fraud: Opposition parties demand Lai Mohammeds prosecution

Aisha Buhari backs brothers opponent in Adamawa gov poll

Nigeria loses 10,000 women yearly to unsafe abortion

2019 UTME registration deadline not likely to be extended Official

Fulani youths promise Buhari 11 million votes

Court discharges, acquits Ladoja of N4.7bn fraud 11 years after

MRA urges Buhari to assent to Digital Rights bill

Supreme Court verdict: Rivers APC asks supporters to remain calm

Body bag threat: Probe El-Rufai, TMG tells security agencies, NHRC

Court sacks Donald Duke as SDPs presidential candidate, declares Jerry Gana

ADC accuses Obiano of supporting Buhari

Ebonyi APC primaries: Court grants prayers amending originating summons

Vote out APC, Atikus wife tells Akwa Ibom women

Army buries 19 soldiers killed in Metele attack

Polls: Shun violence, ex-NDDC boss warns Nigerian youths

Building collapse: Wike vows to prosecute indicted officials

50 Ogun host communities protest as FG inaugurates Lagos-Ibadan rail project

Another party in Zamfara will be better than bad people from APC Senator Marafa

Elections: Group begs fleeing non-Kano indigenes

Nasarawa ADC gov candidate makes pledge

Over 300,000 pensioners now on PTADs Payroll Management

Monarchs deny endorsing Imo APC candidate

Brazil mourns after football training facility fire kills 10

No one was kidnapped in Kaduna-Abuja highway, says police

I assure Lagosians of round-the-clock security, says new CP Muazu

Its foolish to call TraderMoni vote-buying, says Osoba

Security is topmost priority for Benue people Tor Tiv

Kaduna court orders arrest of CCB Chairman

We’ll generate $30b, 1.5m jobs from `Made in Nigeria for Export, says Buhari


Buhari Cares Less about Federal Character

#SeunKuti to Thrill the World at 61st #Grammy

NECO Releases Nov/Dec 2018 Examination Results

Buhari Sends Names of RMAFC Chair, Commissioners to Senate

Niger East: Senator Appeals Court Judgement, Wants Stay of Execution

Buhari: Only God Can Punish Abusers of Public Trust

Any Attempt to Rig Will Attract People’s Wrath, Atiku Warns APC

Supreme Court Upholds Annulment of Rivers APC Primaries



Feb.16 Polls: Confusion in southeast over Buhari, Atiku

We’ll retire Buhari on Feb. 16 ‘ Elliot Uko

Buhari’ll score more votes in 2019 than in 2015 ‘ Mohammed Lawal

Why fulani will vote for Buhari ‘Bodejo, Miyetti Allah Boss

Fulani youths assure Buhari of 11m votes

Presidential poll: Soyinka adopts Moghalu

Ohanaeze faction apologies to Buhari over Nwodo’s endorsement of Atiku

FG signs $30bn Industrial Revolution Agreement with AFREXIM, AFDB, others

N4.7bn fraud: After 11 years of trial, court sets Ladoja, ex-commissioner free

Lassa fever death toll hits 57, spreads to 19 states

Operation deface Lagos: Sanwo-Olu, Yayi suspend LASAA campaign

How fleeing Zamfara bandit was nabbed in delta

I stopped acting love roles from day I met my hubby ‘#MercyJohnson-Okojie

Emiliano Sala’s body identified as family pays tribute to footballer

Many injured, property destroyed as PDP, APC supporters clash in Ebonyi

Atiku cautions military to stay off electoral processes

N8.6tr pension assets safe ‘ FG

Buhari’ll win landslide in S’South ‘ Lokpobiri

FAAC: FG, states, LGAs shared N8.5tr in 2018 says NEITI

2 corps members lose pants, sanitary pad to suspected ritualists in Ebonyi

12,084 cheated in 2018 Nov/Dec exam, says NECO

Okwukwu’s Ohaneze Ndigbo faction visits Presidential Villa, apologises to Buhari over Atiku endorsement


Dangote, 5 others partner FG on road construction across states

Injustice in Delta APC must be addressed’ Ejogharado

APC members working for PDP in Delta ‘ Izoukumor, Ijaw leaders

Lady Alex Ibru, others back call for restructuring

Under pressure, Akpabio was desperate to betray his PDP legacy

Corruption: Only God can punish PDP for looting Nigeria ‘ Buhari

APC’s12mvotes’claim admission of ploy to rig’ Atiku

We stand by Gov. el-Rufai on Body bag comment, says APC

Rivers: We’ll emerge triumphant, says APC candidate, Cole

Edo Indigenes paying tax in Lagos clamour for leadership inclusion

EFCC bombshell: Corrupt elements now stash loot in African countries ‘ Magu

Osinbajo assures Nigerians of Leah Sharibu’s release

Apapa gridlock: Removing tankers ahead Buhari’s visit is wickedness ‘ Agbaje

Buhari’s leadership style will earn him re-election ‘Lai Mohammed

Officials rescind decision to allow Atiku campaign at Old Parade Ground, Abuja

Atiku, Buhari shutdown each other’s hometowns with campaigns

Benue will vote candidates that’ll tackle security concerns ‘ Tor Tiv

2019 polls: Military deployment for election legitimate ‘ Rights group



Anxiety In Zamfara APC Over Failure Of INEC To List Candidates

FG commits N31bn to 2nd Niger Bridge project ‘ Minister

Work To Begin On National Library Building Soon ‘ FG

Troops Kill Scores Of Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno

PMB’s Reelection: Fulani Youths To Deliver 11m Votes

Cardiovascular Diseases In Children Remains A Scourge In Nigeria

Gunmen Stopped Us From PMB’s Rallies In Adamawa, Taraba

What Davido, Wizkid, Olamide, Terry G, Others Have In Common

Gov. Tambuwal Express Shock Over Lawmaker’s Abduction

2019 Presidential Poll: Interest Of Foreign Countries In Nigeria Election, Legitimate ‘ Gov. Dickson

Suspected Ritualist Snatch Pants, Menstrual Pad From Two Female Corps Members In Abakaliki

Okowa Receives Campaign Ground Baby, Redeems N2m Pledge



Buhari’s rally: Hold APC responsible for eventual increase in crime in Lagos ‘ PDP

Buhari promises 1.5 million jobs by 2025

BREAKING: INEC extends PVCs collection till Monday, Feb 11

I won’t pay politicians before workers, Makinde pledges

2019 Elections: AIG, INEC charge officers, men on democratic policing

If APC rigs this election, Venezuela will be a child’s play ‘Galadima

Body Bag’: El-Rufai’s history of rhetorical violence and semantic duplicity

Don’t return Nigeria to irresponsible persons, Buhari tells Nigerians

Disregard Atiku’s endorsement, factional Ohanaeze group tells Buhari

Atiku in Daura receives Emir’s blessings amidst jubilation

2019: Obiano debunks rumour of inciting people against PDP at the poll

2019: Agrieved APC leaders, faithful in Alimosho deny plan to join PDP

Wamakko, NDE, empower 10,000 unemployed women, youths in Sokoto

Elections: Stay away from trouble zones, women voters warned

2019: Soyinka’s Citizens Forum adopts Moghalu for President

PDP hails Supreme Court ruling on Rivers, says it’s victory for democracy



53 parties endorse Buhari ahead of APC rally in Lagos

Again, APC supporters injured as political thugs attack Abioduns campaign train

INEC extends deadline for PVCs collection till Monday

Drama as hoodlums strip corps members naked

Magu: Looters now stash funds in Seychelles, South Africa, Niger, Ghana

EFCC denies deal to exclude ex-Customs chief Dikko from prosecution

UTME deadline may not be extended, says JAMB chairman

Acting CJN to chair maiden workshop for Supreme Court Justices, others

EFCC accuses 10 banks of money laundering

Body bag: PDP calls for El-Rufais arrest

Ganduje promises to welcome back Kwankwaso to APC if

FG to close borders during polls

Atiku promises to revive Calabar deep sea port

Akinlade accuses Amosun of leaving Ogun hopeless for next administration

#Messi is highest paid player on the planet!


Charly Boys OurMumuDonDo to unveil document to enhance accountability

NECO releases Nov/DEC 2018 examination results

FG, Ogun outline economic benefits of Lagos Ibadan rail line

Unemployed engineer returns missing wallet with Pounds and Nairas notes to the owner

Woman bathes husband with hot water pepper

Pregnant woman and her kids miraculously survive ghastly car crash

INEC extends PVCs collection to Feb. 11

Real Estate developer killed, buried in shallow grave in Ogun

Marwa escapes lynching at APC rally in Yola

PDM adopts Atiku, charges INEC, security agents on fairness

PDP kicks as FG shut down Abuja venue of Atiku campaign rally

I remain SDP presidential candidate Duke

Ezekwesili insists on coalition seven days to election

Buhari group berates US institutes for alleged undue interference in Nigerian affair

Niger East Senatorial seat: Court sacks Sen Umar, declares Sani winner

WHO assists five African nations to tackle Lassa fever outbreak

UNN students, NANS, others laud FG, ASUU over suspension of strike

No road closure for Presidential rally Lagos Govt

7-storey building collapse: Rivers Govt to prosecute indicted officials

EFCC, HALCIA sign MoU to strengthen fight against corruption

Well generate $30b, 1.5m jobs from `Made in Nigeria for Export Buhari

FG to provide free internet access to users of national libraries

Sports minister wants more support towards womens football in Nigeria

#AnthonyJoshua to earn 25 million from Jarrell Miller fight

FIFA rankings: Nigeria retains 4th position in Africa

Egypt stars Mo Salah and Ahmed Hegazi out of Nigeria friendly

NLC calls for reconstitution of PENCOM board

NSE indices maintain positive trend, as ASI rise by 1.98%

FG boosts export services with N350bn worth of promissory note Awolowo

Apapa Command of NCS increases revenue by N53.3bn in 2018



PVC: FCT REC releases emergency phone numbers

CDD to open ‘one-stop-shop analysis’ centre for 2019 polls

Body bag: TMG cautions against incitement as Nigerians go to polls

FG inaugurates committees for Nigeria Women Project

CSOs protest at US Embassy over El-Rufai’s ‘body-bag’ comment

FG to settle next of kin of 800 deceased ex-Airways workers

Muslim, Christian leaders list evidences against female circumcision

Nigeria re-elected into AU Peace, Security Council

Abduction of Sokoto legislator, one other reprehensible ‘Tambuwal

I’m content Lagos-Ibadan rail took over my ‘hunting grounds’ ‘ Soyinka

CLEEN foundation urged timely deployment of materials, personnel for polls

Falae hands SDP’s affairs to Prof. Adeniran

Gana rejects SDP’s endorsement for Buhari

Clinton to deliver keynote at the signing of the National peace accord


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