Newspaper Headlines For Monday March 5th  2018

Dear reader,  Below are the Newspaper Headlines For Monday March 5th  2018


Ogun welder kills wife’s customer over disagreement
Italy defender found dead
Frances McDormand joins double Oscar winners club
Messi hits 600th career goal
Egmont Group: N’Assembly’ll pass NFIU bill this week, says Saraki
Motorcycle rider kills father, stabs mother, attempts suicide
APC will soon die, says Secondus
My third term for Ajimobi comment, a joke – Olubadan
BREAKING: ‘The Shape of Water’ wins best picture Oscar, four overall
Simeone hails Messi
I’m coming for you, victorious Wilder tells Joshua
NBA star Kobe Bryant wins Oscar
Oyo killing: Falana, CDHR want army to identify soldiers
Oscars 2018: Oldman wins best actor
Five govs, 20 senators’ll join us – SDP
Did Patience Jonathan do money ritual?
Scores feared killed, houses razed in Taraba crisis
Osinbajo defends Buhari, says nepotism allegations unfounded
Car crushes boy scrambling for lawmaker’s money
I impersonate to avoid giving FRSC, police N50 bribe – Driver
Customs seize 460 bags of poisonous rice in Sokoto
Poll timetable: APC chief drags N’Assembly to court
Edo LG polls: APC wins in all LGAs, PDP kicks
God, 24 LGAs in Imo support my son-in-law’s gov ambition —Okorocha
My political ambition is still alive — Osita Iheme
INEC warns against hate speech
Politics can’t separate Mimiko and I but he left N220bn debt — Akeredolu
2023 presidency: Buhari and the Igbo dilemma
I don’t welcome visitors while watching Arsenal match –Okunnu
UTME : Print notification slip from March 6, JAMB tells candidates
I engaged in petty trading to take financial burden off my parents
FG to review curriculum for technical education
Children are our biggest investments in life — Aboderin-Talabi
NGOs get N212.2m grant for rural education
Frances McDormand joins double Oscar winners club
BREAKING: ‘The Shape of Water’ wins best picture Oscar, four overall
NBA star Kobe Bryant wins Oscar
Oscars 2018: Oldman wins best actor
Legendary lensman Roger Deakins finally wins Oscar
Coco wins best animated film Oscar


Military tackles Rep over Dapchi girls’ whereabouts
Disquiet over budget
Lagos’ll become Africa’s third largest economy, says Otedola
Ajimobi’s ‘third term’ story is misunderstood parable, says Olubadan
JAMB: UTME exams begin on Friday
NNPC losing N774m daily on petrol sales, says GMD
Arewa youths accuse Melaye of impersonation
NASU is set for nationwide protest
OSUSTECH matriculates 1,000 fresh students
Leadership through innovation
When crises fester
Tackling low self-esteem
UNN hosts experts on Science Park
Nigeria’s disappointing investment in education
Footballer David Astori, 31, found dead in Italy
Lagos 2018 Fencing Championship: Nigeria bag bronze, to appear on medals’ table
Man City 1-0 Chelsea: Gary Neville dubs Chelsea’s performance ‘unacceptable’
Buhari Congratulates Eagles Coach, Onigbinde at 80
Taekwondo: Nigerian wins best referee award at Egypt Open
I was just unlucky against Assar, says Quadri
DOMINIQUE WILSON…American gal in love with D’TIGRESS
‘Asari-Dokubo’s claim that Makarfi voted for APC in 2015 false’
2019: Imo Archbishop under fire for criticising APC, Okorocha
APC senators back in the trenches


Cleric, Lawmaker Carpet Buhari Over Dapchi Girls Abduction
Lokosa Scores 10th Goal As Pillars Consolidate NPFL Top Spot
Illegal Arms: FG On Search
So, Who Is Afraid Of A Stronger Naira?
Dangote Donates N1.2bn Business School To Bayero Varsity
Why Change Is Difficult In Niger-Delta — Nsima Ekere
States Not Complying With 1% Allocation For MfBs — MD, DavoDani MfB
Edo PDP To Buhari: Don’t Be Deceived By Obaseki’s Promise Of 1.2m Votes
Corporate Results So Far Show Mixed Performances
More 2017 Companies’ Earnings To Determine Market Direction This Week
Financial Inclusion: CBN Grants Freedom Network Super-agent Licence
Herdsmen Chop Off Farmer’s Toes, Fingers In Abraka
IAAF World Indoor: Ogba Rescues Nigerian Athletes
Soul Conversation With The Genie: A Platform For Soul Music Fraternity Of Nigeria
AJIMOBI’S ‘Third Term’: I Was Misquoted — OLUBADAN
Enwonwu, The Immortal: What Is In A Name?
Ibori, Dickson Advocate Referendum
Herdsmen Chop Off Farmer’s Toes, Fingers In Abraka
20 Killed, 300 Cows Stolen In Fresh Taraba Violence
‘Tell My Parents I’m In Trouble’ – Midwife Sends WhatsApp Message Before Abduction
NNPC Incurring N774m Subsidy Daily — Baru
FG Accuses NASS Of Unduly Delaying 2018 Budget
I Can’t Understand What Buhari Was Doing At Kano’s Wedding With Dapchi Girls Missing – Bakare
NASS Moves To Override Buhari On Peace Corps Bill
Breaking: Buhari To Attend Ghana’s 61st Independence Anniversary
Asari Dokubo’s Statemet Is False, Says Makarfi As He Denies Voting For APC In 2015
NLC AT 40: Challenging OBJ’s Abuse Of Power Was My Most Difficult Time As Labour Leader – Oshiomhole


THISDAY Summit: Road to Expanding Frontiers for Healthcare Financing
Otedola Lauds Ambode for ‘Great Works’ Despite Challenges
• Backs him for second term
Electoral Act: Presidency Intensifies Lobby to Defeat NA Vote to Override…
Scores Feared Dead as Mambilla Crisis Escalates
Osinbajo: Southerners, Christians are Biggest Beneficiaries of Buhari’s appointments
Nigerian Banks Seen as ‘Sleeping Giants’
Adewole, World Bank Chief: Why We’re Involved in THISDAY Healthcare Financing Summit
Bakare: With 110 Missing Dapchi Girls, I Don’t Know What Buhari was Doing at…
Akabueze: Buhari Submitted Budget With Usual Details
Abducted Rann Nurse Cries Out, Says She’s in Trouble
Buhari Leaves for Ghana’s 61st Independence Anniversary
Daily Independent’s Abuja Bureau Chief Still in DSS Detention
3,000 Oil Jobs Under Threat as Labour Dispute Threatens Nigerian Content Policy
Appeal Court Strikes out False Asset Declaration Charges against Former Customs Boss, Owolabi
Nigeria to Benefit as China Amends Its Constitution
142 Cameroonians Escape to A’Ibom Due to Crisis in Southern Cameroon
Amosun, Dickson Congratulate Obasanjo at 81
Gunmen Kidnap Kano SUBEB Secretary
Climate Change Behind Herdsmen Strife, Says Bagudu
Nepotism is Worse than Corruption, Says Obi
Jonathan’s Aide: Lie over Missing Fertilizer Trucks Proves FG is Living in Distorted Reality
Elumelu Honoured with 2017 Philanthropist of the Year Award
Sokoto to Construct 1,000 Wells to Tackle Drought in Farms
C’River Traditional Rulers Protest Detention of Monarch over Herdsman’s Death
Anambra Govt Bans Use of Motorcycles After 7pm
ACEN Installs Akindayomi as National President
CPC: Legislation for Stiffer Penalties for Fake Products Underway
Akwa Ibom Speaker And Chima Anyaso Lead Others To Unveil Nn19
Smugglers Force NNPC to Record N774m Deficit in Daily Petrol Supply
N2.5bn Goods Destroyed as Fire Razes Enugu Timber Market
110 Dapchi Girls: NSCDC Fully Redeploy to Borno, Yobe, Adamawa States
Sokoto to Construct 1,000 Tube Wells to Tackle Drought
Magistrate’s, Sharia Court Judges Threaten Strike in Niger
THISDAY Summit: Road to Expanding Frontiers for Healthcare Financing
Old Pilgrims to Pay N163,000 Levy, Says NAHCON
Buhari, the Only Glue Holding APC, Says Shehu Sani
APC Wins Edo Council Polls
Dickson: Why Adeniran, Gana Must Return to PDP
Electoral Act: Presidency Intensifies Lobby to Defeat NA Vote to Override Veto
Otedola Lauds Ambode for ‘ Great Works ’ Despite Challenges


SSS wants detained Nigerian journalist to disclose sources before release
Tony Ezimakor is being detained over a story on how security agents are cashing in on ransom payments to Boko Haram.
INTERVIEW: If I, President Buhari visited Dapchi, Benue, others, “it would be so much better” – Osinbajo
INTERVIEW (1): Nkrumah, Gadaffi, Mugabe: Why Pan African leaders tend dictatorial – Prof. Poe
NFIU Bill To Be Passed This Week – Saraki
UTME: Print Notification Slip From March 6, JAMB Tells Candidates
“We have successfully conducted the Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Monday.”
We Subsidise Petrol With N774 Million Daily – NNPC
Rann: Touching Story Of Woman Who Broke News Of Boko Haram Attack, Her Abduction
Govt. Worries Over Alleged Collusion Of Kaduna Orphanages In Child Trafficking
Arik Signs Agreement With Presidential Air Fleet
Buhari Travels To Ghana Monday
Appeal Court Bars CCT Chairman From Participating In Trial Of Man Who Accused Him Of Bribery
Pastor Adeboye At 76: How He Made Osinbajo Believe In Supernatural
Rann Attack: No Red Cross Staff Killed — ICRC
Army Disburses N19 Million To 95 Widows Of Fallen Heroes
SPECIAL REPORT: The Travails Of Osogbo’s Kid Hawkers
Group Writes Ambode, Seeks Update On Lekki-Epe Expressway Concession
APC Wins All In Edo Local Govt Election
Church Sacks Controversial Pastor Over Inciting Comments On Social Media
Fire Guts Electric Power Substation In Uyo
Six Feared Killed In Ebonyi Boundary Dispute
2019: INEC Seeking Partnership With NURTW On Transport Arrangement
Enugu Govt Targets 900,000 Children In State-wide Measles Vaccination
We Don’t Recognise Expulsion Of Kogi APC Chairman – Abdullahi
Striking UniJos Non-teaching Staff Vow To Frustrate Students Registration
Suspects Who Robbed Government House Officials Arrested
Mambilla: 20 Reported Killed, 300 Cows Stolen In Fresh Taraba Violence
Will You Be At The Funeral?: A Graveyard Oration For Nigerian Political Parties, By Festus Adedayo
Kwam 1 Weds Long-time Partner Fathia Opeyemi
The event was held at his Ojushagbola Castle, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State.
Why Nigerian Dancers Are Not Appreciated Enough – Kaffy
Snoop Dogg, Diddy Urge Prayers For Hospitalised Rick Ross
BBNaija: Ahneeka, Angel Evicted
The duo are the third pair to be evicted in the ‘Double Wahala’ edition.
Pastor Adeboye At 76: How He Made Osinbajo Believe In Supernatural
Cultures Meet As President Buhari Pays N50,000 Dowry For Ganduje’s Daughter
VAIDS: Fake Tax Officials On The Prowl – Adeosun
Nigeria League Round-Up: Kano Pillars Lead As Lokosa Scores Again
Man. City 1-0 Chelsea: Guardiola Gets His Pound Of Flesh Against Conte
La Liga: Messi Seals Win For Barcelona Against Atletico Madrid


Nothing will stop my in-law from becoming gov — Okorocha
A/Court fixes March 8 for hearing on Kashamu’s extradition
Tor Tiv hailed for reconciling Ortom, Suswam
Sheik Dahiru Bauchi cautions SUBEB against interference in Tsangaya School
Ghana records first Lassa fever case
Samsung unveils the Galaxy S9/S9 Plus smartphones
Criticisms trail new Lagos land use charge law
Del Potro downs Anderson in Acapulco final
I’ll be servant leader if given mandate – Wowo
Traditional rulers to adopt children orphaned by B/Haram — Sultan
Passengers seek better pay for Abuja-Kaduna train workers
Basketball: National Divisions 1 & 2 Leagues hold in Ilorin
Police arrest another suspect over NURTW member’s murder
Why I want to take over National Theatre, Stadium –Ambode
Basketball: National Divisions 1 & 2 Leagues hold in Ilorin
Game-changer on attitude toward public fund
Dapchi Girls; Words said, not meant?
Makarfi: I didn’t vote APC in 2015
Tenure extension is like using helicopter to fly over APC problems – Shehu Sani
APC sweeps Edo LG elections
N/Assembly sued over elections sequence
Dickson moves to bring back Jerry Gana, Adeniran to PDP


Godfatherism killing judiciary –Ex- CJN, Aloma Mukhtar
I was misunderstood on ‘third term parable’ for Ajimobi –Olubadan
Daily Independent’s Abuja bureau chief still in DSS detention
Buhari to attend Ghana’s 61st independence anniversary
Why we removed presidential term limits –China
Removing presidential term limits in the state constitution is about protecting the authority of the ruling Communist…
Italians go to poll
Italians voted yesterday after a divisive election campaign dominated by concerns over immigration and the economy. Reports…
2019: Ukwa Ngwa adopts Ikpeazu for second term
Amosun, Dickson, PDP salute Obasanjo at 81
2019: PDP govs converge on Gombe
Signature bonuses: Nigeria loses N112bn revenue over delayed bid round
We’ve created platform for matching SMEs with markets –Dozie, Diamond Bank boss
How peafowl breeding can become lucrative home business
Russia 2018 World Cup: I’ll be at my best for Eagles –Moses
• Rohr charges Musa ahead of Mundial Joe Apu Super Eagles and Chelsea winger Victor Moses has…
Buhari congratulates Onigbinde at 80
Governor Dickson’s Unity Cup: 16 Bayelsa communities lock horns in 2nd phase


Manchester City 1-0 Chelsea: List of Winners In Complete Sports’ Predict And Win Competition
Ebuehi Stars As Den Haag’s Unbeaten Run Ends, Azubuike Drives Malatyaspor To Victory
Siasia Backs Obasi To Succeed At Bolton If He Stays Fit
Conte: Chelsea’s Defeat To Fantastic Man City Not Due To My Tactics
Guardiola: Win Vs Chelsea So Important, It’s In Our Hands Now
Moses In Action As Dominant Man City Beat Chelsea
Messi Scores Special Goal As Barca Edge Closest Rivals Atletico
Iwobi Starts As Arsenal Go Down At Brighton


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PL: Wenger defiant, City close in on title
PL: Moyes issues relegation warning to West Ham
FACup: Man City fined after FA Cup fracas
Uefa CL: Firmino’s flexibility makes Reds feared
Spain: Messi takes Barca eight points clear
Henry ready to step in on Wenger’s ‘last word’
‘Could not have imagined title runaway’
Conte fires back at criticism of tactics
Messi takes Barca eight points clear
Busquets takes aim at Liga organisers
Modric, Kroos return to training
‘Atletico would have won but for Messi’
Messi hits 600th career goal

Alu Azege

Alu Azege is a broadcast journalist. Creating multimedia content for social causes, a communication and strategic planner, a Public Relation's manager and Public image maker.

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