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Here are the major headlines for Monday, September 24, 2018


  • Peace attainable in Nigeria despite threats – Osinbajo
  • Seek legal redress on INEC declaration, Saraki tells PDP, Adeleke
  • National Assembly postpones resumption to Oct 9
  • FG begins expansion of Ibadan-Ijebu Igbo road
  • NNPC to intervene in oil workers, Chevron dispute
  • 2019 polls: Foreign investors withdraw N435.41bn from stock market
  • Turaki meets Clark, Adebanjo, accuses Buhari of weakening rule of law
  • Textile industry to attract N610bn investment
  • I’m ready to dump England for Eagles – Sheyi Ojo
  • Osun election: INEC officer arrested for allegedly tearing controversial result sheet
  • Osun: PDP to strike deal with Omisore, others
  • PDP, others kick as INEC declares Osun poll inconclusive
  • APC aspirants’ screening ends in Abuja, yet to begin in states
  • Tambuwal slams Buhari, says President is analogue
  • Former Oshiomhole aide, supporters defect to PDP
  • Jigawa pledges to pay new minimum wage
  • Plateau SSG resigns
  • LASG partners firm to instal 10,000 streetlights



The Nation

  • National Assembly: Ndume attacks Saraki, Dogara
  • Nigeria’s $22b remittances receipt highest in 2017, says report
  • APC presidential primary holds Thursday
  • Bandits demand N100m for seven abducted in Zamfara
  • Falana to Fed Govt: speak out on alleged missing $470.4m, N8.8b
  • Tambuwal pledges to tackle ‘lack of transparency’ in NNPC
  • Senate is not just about legislation, says Morro
  • Southsouth to get more by supporting APC, says presidential aide
  • ANN presidential aspirant promises to end poverty
  • 2019: We’ll support whoever emerges PDP candidate, says Bafarawa
  • Osun Decides 2018: Agoro commends Ooni for not voting
  • Bayelsa APC stockpiling arms ahead of 2019, says PDP
  • Ondo ethanol project with NNPC to start before January
  • Ugwuanyi signs health reform bill into law
  • Centre trains 30,000 teachers in Nasarawa
  • APC ward chairmen endorse Sanwo-Olu
  • Widow arrested for biting house-help in Onitsha




  • FG Collects N13bn From Billionaire Tax Defaulters In Less Than A Month
  • From Skye Bank To Polaris: How Poor Corporate Governance Blew Away N2trn Assets
  • TBMSC: NAICOM To Order Recertification Of Insurers Quarterly
  • Heritage Bank Wins 3 Awards In Agric, SME
  • Nigerian Technoprenuer Named Among Emerging Women Leaders By Fortune–USAID
  • Sambo, Ex-VP, Tasks INEC On Credible Elections
  • Reggae Legend Ras Kimono’s Widow, Efe, Dies One Month After Husband’s Burial
  • BAD LEADERSHIP: Tambuwal blasts Buhari
  • Lagos Guber: Ambode’s Aide, Groups Roll Out Achievements Ahead Primaries
  • Osun : PDP must send APC packing – Fani-Kayode
  • Enugu Govt Moves To Strengthen Healthcare Delivery
  • 2019: You’re Out To Spoil APC, Buhari’s Chances In Bauchi, Gov Replies Pate
  • Edo North Senatorial Seat: There Was No Imposition Of Candidate – Alimikhena
  • Truck Crushes Okadaman, Father, 3-Yr-Old Daughter Dead In Delta
  • MADE Moves To Increase Income Of 30,000 Vulnerable Groups In Edo, Delta


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