Here are the major headlines for Tuesday, March 5, 2019


  • Why North dominates elections Edo speaker
  • Oyo gov poll: Ladojas group adopts Makinde, AD candidate kicks
  • N’Assembly slowed down development under Buhari ARG
  • Elections: YCD warns against ethnic conflict
  • Kwara APC gov candidate alleges victimisation of workers
  • Minimum wage: Senate shops for new chairman as Adeyeye quits
  • Ogun gov poll: Isiaka, Akinlade divide Yewa-Awori
  • Court dismisses certificate forgery, age falsification suit against Bindow
  • EFCC quizzes Atikus son-in-law for allegedly laundering 150m
  • Defeat of APC in Oyo now inevitable, says Makinde
  • PDP to petition UN, others over military role, killings during Feb 23 polls
  • Plateau PDP accuses APC of plot to rig gov poll
  • Currency in circulation drops by N189.33bn in one month
  • INEC declares election in Zaki constituency inconclusive
  • Sterling Bank joins UN Global Compact
  • CAN alleges plan to disrupt gov election in Taraba
  • Access, Diamond to support women entrepreneurs
  • AfDB extends empowerment initiative to Nigeria
  • 184,678 voters to vote in Imo supplementary polls
  • NNPC loses N228.1bn revenue as refineries remain dormant
  • APC gov candidate justifies call for military presence in Benue
  • Alagbaso wins re-election in Imo
  • Discos poor investment destroying transmission equipment TCN


  • No drug can shrink fibroids
  • Buhari has not sacked Emefiele as CBN gov
  • Court frees teacher accused by ex-gov’s wife of stealing $110,267
  • Polls: There’re better days ahead in Nigeria ‘ Dangote
  • Our leaders not speaking out against evil ‘ PDP
  • Former staff of Olab School remanded over death of 3-yr-old girl
  • Bisina, activist brutalised by soldiers takes case to COAS, Rights Commission
  • Cleric, Northern leaders urge Enugu electorate to vote Ugwuanyi
  • Delta community celebrates progenitor who marched from Bini Kingdom
  • Atiku alleges persecution of family, associates
  • Release Turaki now, PDP tells EFCC
  • Tough decisions by Buhari’ll be in Nigeria’s interest ‘ SGF
  • Elections: PDP to petition UN over use of military
  • Shell rules out force majeure on oil export after Nembe fire
  • Solid minerals: FG launches framework to boost contribution to revenue, GDP
  • Sentiment, speculation, rumours influence oil market ‘ Barkindo
  • FG to unveil measures to strengthen cyber security
  • Sterling Bank joins United Nations Global Compact
  • Rejection of election results poses further threat to stock market activities ‘ Analysts
  • Inaccurate data, govt interference, inefficiency threaten power supply ‘ GENCOs
  • Obiano and the judgement of history
  • Sanitation and politics in Lagos
  • Ugwuanyi: A campaign like no other


  • PDP to petition UN over role of military in elections
  • Buhari, governors, others step up campaign
  • Buhari will support Igbo presidency in 2023
  • Osinbajo to meet Aba traders today
  • Defections, court battles as parties intensify campaigns
  • EFCC probes Atikus son-in-law over 150m
  • Sanwo-Olu will not disappoint Lagosians
  • N3.97billion fraud: Court convicts Badehs firm
  • Lessons of presidential, National Assembly polls
  • My intervention in Oyo APC was for genuine reconciliation, by Tinubu
  • My adoption by Oyo coalition parties will give him victory Makinde
  • PDPs allegation, product of hallucination Oyo APC
  • APC will complete the takeover of Delta on Saturday, says Buhari
  • 15 PDP councillors defect to APC in Kwara
  • President: well reclaim stolen votes in Akwa Ibom
  • 323 held for electoral offences, says IG
  • Emefiele still in office
  • How we facilitate six-hour cargo clearing
  • Tasks ahead of the 9th National Assembly
  • NIMC begins Diaspora enrolment in South Africa
  • Owners, NIMASA clash over burnt ship


  • Can Your Infrastructure Support Your Innovation Journey
  • Gokada Celebrates One Year in Transport Business
  • US, China Close to Deal
  • Edcon Gets $191m Recapitalisation
  • OVH Energy Acquires New Bowsers for Its Aviation Business
  • AtikuObi Vanguard Urges Atiku To Challenge Buharis Victory In Court
  • France 2019: FIFA, CAF Hold Integrity Workshop in Cairo
  • Ronaldos Ghost Haunts Real Madrid as Ajax Visits Tonight
  • UFC 235: Kamaru Usman Becomes First African Champion
  • EPL: Everton Dents Liverpools Title Ambition with Draw
  • IG: Police Arrested 323 Electoral Offenders during Presidential Election
  • Finally, NERC Arbitrates on NBET’s Management Crisis
  • Jeon: Why Local Content Matters in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry
  • Owan-Enoh remains APC governorship candidate as Appeal Court Judges Recuse Selves
  • EEDC Invests in Anambra, Imo to Enhance Power Supply
  • NERC Approves 121 Third-party Vendors to for Meter Supply
  • APON to Improve Productivity by Creating Order in Habitable Spaces
  • Report: Oil Sector Contributes 92.9% of Illicit Financial Flows
  • MAN Seeks Backward Integration to Encourage Local Raw Materials Sourcing
  • Will Governorship Aspirants Respect Imo Charter of Equity


  • Delta polls: We’ll address security challenges, Buhari assures APC
  • 36 presidential candidates beg Atiku
  • My son-in-law, lawyer detained for supporting me ‘ Ex-VP
  • MOYAG declares support for APM candidate, Akinlade
  • Buhari’s re-election battle between rich and poor ‘Umohinyang
  • Ohanaeze not strategic in adopting Atiku -Ugwuegede
  • Okorocha’s victory’ll enhance Nwosu’s win ‘Uchendu
  • Buhari should use his second tenure to treat all Nigerians equally ‘Apugo
  • Okorocha working against APC in Imo -Uwajumogu
  • Lagos needs to be free from stranglehold of vested interests -Agbaje
  • Mikel, Iheanacho, Awoniyi out for Seychelles, Egypt games
  • Musa chases multiple milestones on March 22, 26
  • Cyprus Women’s Cup: Super Falcons lose 0-1 to Belgium
  • Inter wants Osimhen as Icardi replacement
  • Moses: Chelsea made me redundant, rusty
  • Semi Ajayi claims Man Of The Match award
  • UCL: Mata rules self out of PSG clash
  • Tokyo 2020: Tickets goes on sales in June
  • Takewondo: Okoko, mum ranked number one
  • Rohr calls up 23 players for Super Eagles’ matches against Seychelles, Egypt
  • FIRS generates N12.6trn revenue in 3 years
  • Waste to wealth: Recycling factory engages 10,000 Nigerians
  • Nigerian banks escape EU money laundering hammer



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