Today’s Daily Sun Newspaper Headlines Thursdays 10th January 2019

Today’s Daily Sun Newspaper Headlines, Thursdays 10th January 2019

Ekiti: Fayemi planning to frustrate Atiku’s campaign ‘ PDP
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
If the state government fails to accede to our request, we will have no option than to use any major road in the state capital as campaign ground. Wole Balogun, Ado Ekiti Ekiti State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government of Kayode Fayemi is plotting []The post Ekiti: Fayemi planning to frustrate Atikus campaign ‘ PDP appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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Abia: Kalu receives don, others into APC fold
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
Kalu, who is also the senatorial candidate for Abia North, applauded thestakeholders of Nkporo for their courage to join the APC Okey Sampson, Aba A Professor of Political Science in the University of Nigeria (UNN), Nsukka, Igwe Obasi, alongside over 1,000 members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), []The post Abia: Kalu receives don, others into APC fold appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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I’m most credible to fix insecurity ‘ Gen. Useni
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
General Jeremiah Useni (retd) is the former Military Governor of old Bendel State and ex-Minister of FCT. He is the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the March governorship election. He said he will spend one term to restore the deplorable security challenges in the state. Plateau guber: More troubles for Lalong []The post I’m most credible to fix insecurity Gen. Useni appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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Buhari, Lalong’ll win with more votes ‘ Dabang
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
Latep Dabang is the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau State. He is also Chairman of Forum of APC Chairmen in the North. He said President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Simon Lalong will win Plateau in 2019 with more votes than they had in 2015. 2019: Plateau PDP, APC clash over campaign []The post Buhari, Lalong’ll win with more votes Dabang appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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World Bank projects 2.2% GDP growth for Nigeria in 2019
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
Nigeria’s real GDP growth will expand by 2.2 per cent in 2019, the World Bank said in its annual Global Economic Prospects published on Wednesday, thus slightly upgrading the country’s projected growth rate from 2.1 per cent in June 2018. World Bank revises downward global economic growth to 2.9% According to the bank, growth in []The post World Bank projects 2.2% GDP growth for Nigeria in 2019 appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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2019: Plateau voters’ll decide who they want ‘ Temlong
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
My prayer is that they will decide positively, they should know whoever to hand over the state to for maximum security and peace. Gyang Bere, Jos Brigadier General Jonathan Temlong (retd) is the governorship candidate of Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Plateau State. He believes that he will beat the incumbent Governor Simon Lalong and []The post 2019: Plateau voters’ll decide who they want Temlong appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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In Plateau, Lalong, Useni, Temlong battle for Rayfield House
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
There are different assumptions as to how political parties stand ahead of the 2019 general election in Plateau State. Gyang Bere, Jos In Plateau State, the political atmosphere ahead of the general election appears pregnant with cloud of uncertainty. Political analysts and pundits are not certain as to where the pendulum will swing, due to []The post In Plateau, Lalong, Useni, Temlong battle for Rayfield House appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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Father begs Boko Haram son to surrender
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
Mallam Baba Modu, an 80-year-old father to a Boko Haram commander, popularly called Ba-Ana, has called on his son to surrender and embrace peace. Modu made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri, capital of Borno State, yesterday. Why Boko Haram is invincible in Borno The octogenarian said []The post Father begs Boko Haram son to surrender appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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Buhari: We’ll review salaries above minimum wage
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
There is no question about whether the National Minimum Wage will be reviewed upwards. I am committed to a review of the Minimum Wage. Juliana Taiwo- Obalonye, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday named Bismarck Rewane, financial and economic expert, as head of the newly inaugurated Presidential Advisory Committee on New National Minimum Wage, at []The post Buhari: We’ll review salaries above minimum wage appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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We’re victims of fake news ‘ Osinbajo, Soyinka
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
I am also one of the very many targets of fake news. And, it isn’t just for money, sometimes, it may also cause you marital peace. Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja (with agency report) Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka, yesterday, recounted how they were victims of fake news in Nigeria. Leaked audio: []The post We’re victims of fake news ‘ Osinbajo, Soyinka appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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2019: INEC to deploy new security architecture
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
We need a new security architecture for 2019 consistent with the provision of Section 29 (3) of the Electoral Act 2010(as amended) Romanus Ugwu, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned that it will be adopting entirely different security architecture in the deployment of security forces for the 2019 general elections. INEC expresses []The post 2019: INEC to deploy new security architecture appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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How will the South East vote
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
The plot here is to get the South East to vote for APC in 2019 if it wants the party to reward it in 2023. But that ploy does not appear to be working. Amanze Obi This question would have been redundant if the South East were a settled region. But the question is germane []The post How will the South East vote’ appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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For the power game the medium also is the message (3)
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
It is a game, it is a designed game. And that game begins on the engineered exclusion of the South East from membership of the Nigerian security arc. Jimanze Ego-Alowes In our part two we had broached the idea that Nigeria’s problems are as designed by purpose or default. And this design was by the []The post For the power game the medium also is the message (3) appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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Curbing violence against children
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) recent report listed Nigeria as one of the 15 countries in which children suffered extreme violence in 2018. The report entitled How the world failed children in conflict in 2018, accused Nigerian of failing to protect children from the deadly activities of Boko Haram. Boko Haram: I’ll do more []The post Curbing violence against children appeared first on The Sun Nigeria.
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