Today’s Daily Trust Newspaper Headlines Sunday 3rd March 2019

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Real reasons Ganduje, Gaidam, Masari failed to deliver promised votes
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Prominent political leaders across the country had promised huge votes for President Muhammadu Buhari, with some of them completely ruling out any room for the opposition. Weeks to the conduct of the just concluded presidential and National Assembly elections which saw President Muhammadu Buhari emerging as winner, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State had []The post Real reasons Ganduje, Gaidam, Masari failed to deliver promised votes appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Saraki’s 8th Senate of controversies
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Since his emergence as Senate President on June 9, 2015, Bukola Saraki’s name has been synonymous with controversies. Saraki has been enmeshed in so many of them that the 8th Senate could be said to be the most controversial in Nigeria’s recent history. Alleged Senate rules forgery The first major controversy that greeted Saraki []The post Saraki’s 8th Senate of controversies appeared first on Daily Trust.
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What a relief for Nigerians!
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
We thank the Almighty Allah for returning our colossus and endearing leader. Majority of Nigerians were discomposed and in awful consternation before the presidential election of February 23, 2019. Despite all the odds and obstacles created by your opponents, or rather, the enemies of progress and development of this beloved and dear country, the Almighty []The post What a relief for Nigerians! appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Cross River Guber: A clash of titans
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
There are three major contenders for the governorship race in Cross River State. They are incumbent Ben Ayade of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Eyo Ekpo, a former Attorney General under former Governor Donald Duke, for the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Senator John Owan-Enoh of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Latest Appeal Court []The post Cross River Guber: A clash of titans appeared first on Daily Trust.
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2019 elections: How the mighty fell
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The first round of this year’s general elections held on Feb. 23 dealt a deadly blow on some notable politicians who have been forcefully pushed out from the corridors of power, at least for the next four years. Senator Bukola Saraki Saraki’s fall as the political god-father of Kwara State came as a rude []The post 2019 elections: How the mighty fell appeared first on Daily Trust.
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17,000 students enrol in Open University new session
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has enrolled about 17,000 students across the country for the 2019/20 academic session. This was disclosed by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Abadalla Uba Adamu at a Matriculation Ceremony for students of the NURTW Special Study Center in Abuja. Represented by Professor Ibikunle Tijjani, he said about 17, 000 matriculants []The post 17,000 students enrol in Open University new session appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Open University matriculates 17,000 students for 2019 Academic Session
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), on Saturday matriculated no fewer than 17,000 new students for the 2019 Academic Session. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Abdalla Adamu, disclosed this during the matriculation ceremony at the institution’s headquarters in Abuja. Adamu who was represented by the Center Director, National Union of Road Transport Workers []The post Open University matriculates 17,000 students for 2019 Academic Session appeared first on Daily Trust.
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No Corps member died during the presidential / NASS election ‘ NYSC
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says corps member deployed as INEC ad hoc staff will not be allowed to work in security challenged areas in the country. Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, NYSC Director of Press and Public Relations, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Saturday, ahead []The post No Corps member died during the presidential / NASS election NYSC appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Army embarks on ‘Show of Force’ in Akwa Ibom ahead of election
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The 2 Brigade Nigerian Army, Uyo in Akwa Ibom has embarked on a joint show of force parade. Speaking to newsmen in Uyo on Saturday during the exercise, Maj. Bashir Jajira, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations Officer, said the exercise was in conjunction with other sister security agencies in the state. Jajira said that the []The post Army embarks on Show of Force’ in Akwa Ibom ahead of election appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Trump-Kim summit’s collapse exposes the risks of one-to-one diplomacy
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Over the past quarter-century, three American presidents have tried cajoling, threatening and sabotaging North Korea in its efforts to build a nuclear arsenal. Eventually each turned to negotiations, convinced that an isolated, broken country would surely choose economic benefits for its starving populace over the bomb. President Trump was the fourth to test that proposition, []The post Trump-Kim summit’s collapse exposes the risks of one-to-one diplomacy appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Islamic State faces final territorial defeat in Eastern Syria battle
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Islamic State faced final territorial defeat on Saturday as the U.S.-backed Syrian force battling the jihadists said it was closing in on their last bastion near the Iraqi border. This activity is capping four years of efforts to roll back the group. While the fall of Baghouz, an eastern Syrian village on the bank of []The post Islamic State faces final territorial defeat in Eastern Syria battle appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Report: 13 dead after car ploughs into minibuses in South Africa
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
At least, 13 people are dead in South Africa after a collision involving three vehicles on Saturday, news website eNCA reported. Transport authority spokesperson Hilary Mophete told eCNA that a driver allegedly drove off the road, sideswiping a minibus and then colliding head on with a second bus. The second bus burst into flames, killing []The post Report: 13 dead after car ploughs into minibuses in South Africa appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Comedian front-runner in Ukraine’s Presidential race
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The 41-year-old actor Volodymyr Zelenskiy announced a presidential bid on New Year’s Eve and he has since emerged as the surprise front-runner ahead of incumbent Petro Poroshenko. He also emerged higher than the opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko in a crowded field of 44 candidates. Now they have the chance to turn fantasy into reality in []The post Comedian front-runner in Ukraine’s Presidential race appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Russian Nobel Prize winner for physics Alferov dies age 88
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Zhores Alferov, the 2000 Nobel prize winner in physics and a member of Russia’s parliament, has died aged 88 in St Petersburg, the Russian Communist party said on Saturday. Alferov shared the nearly 1 million dollar award, which recognised his research work in the 1970s in information technology, which paved the way for computers, CD []The post Russian Nobel Prize winner for physics Alferov dies age 88 appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Pakistan hands back captured Indian pilot
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Pakistan has freed an Indian fighter pilot captured after his plane was shot down in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was handed over to Indian officials on Friday at the only legal border crossing with Pakistan. Minutes earlier, the pilot said on Pakistani TV that he was ‘very impressed’ by the Pakistan army. On []The post Pakistan hands back captured Indian pilot appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Working long hours linked to depression in women ‘ Study
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Women who work more than 55 hours a week are at a higher risk of depression but this is not the case for men, according to a new UCL-led study with Queen Mary University of London. The study of over 20,000 adults, published in the BMJ’s Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, found that after []The post Working long hours linked to depression in women ‘ Study appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Brain response to mom’s voice differs in kids with autism
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
For most children, the sound of their mother’s voice triggers brain activity patterns distinct from those triggered by an unfamiliar voice. But the unique brain response to mom’s voice is greatly diminished in children with autism, according to a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine. The diminished response was seen on fMRI []The post ‘Brain response to mom’s voice differs in kids with autism’ appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Crying, therapeutic in managing stress, Expert says
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Dr Victor Fayomi, a General Practitioner at a private hospital in Gwagwalada, FCT, says crying is therapeutic in managing emotional stress. Fayomi said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja ‘Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by letting off a little water. Let your []The post Crying, therapeutic in managing stress, Expert says appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Four fingers for decree four
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Some good things happened in the presidential and National Assembly elections of last weekend. There was the resounding defeat of Bukola Saraki, the ruthless Kwara State politician and Senate President who last year defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) he had abandoned for the APC four []The post Four fingers for decree four’ appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Buhari’s re-election will guarantee refinery revamping ‘ NNPC
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the re-election of president Muhammadu BuharI will help to facilitate the revamping of the nation’s refineries. Mr Ndu Ughamadu, NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs division told the News Agency of Nigeria( NAN) in Abuja that the president had been supportive to the corporation. ‘The reelection of []The post Buhari’s re-election will guarantee refinery revamping ‘ NNPC appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Ten years after, El-Amin, Abuja Rubicon mull over reviving Majekodunmi Cup
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
As preparations for 2019 Lagos international polo tournament gets to its feverish heights, there are strong indications that former Majek Cup kings, EL-Amin polo team and Abuja Rubicon are planning a comeback to the international event after almost a decade absence. Polo Royals reliably gathered the buzz about the possible return of the Kaduna based []The post Ten years after, El-Amin, Abuja Rubicon mull over reviving Majekodunmi Cup appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Gauntlet Polo Jackpot: Pilot Wins Whitney Cup, Pockets $125,000
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Pilot polo team has won the C.V. Whitney Cup in the first final of the newly lunched Gauntlet of Polo series. The final last weekend at International Polo Club Palm Beach saw Pilot dominating Las Monjitas with a final score of 13-6 and with it the $125,000 prize money. By capturing the first stage of []The post Gauntlet Polo Jackpot: Pilot Wins Whitney Cup, Pockets $125,000 appeared first on Daily Trust.
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I want my son to play for Nigeria ‘ Akwuegbu tells NFF
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Former Nigerian striker Emmanuel Akwuegbu has expressed his desire to see his son play football for Nigeria instead of Austria. He also made an appeal to the Nigeria Football Federation to invite his 15-year old son to feature in the age grade team while speaking with reporters. ‘I would love my child to represent Nigeria []The post I want my son to play for Nigeria ‘ Akwuegbu tells NFF appeared first on Daily Trust.
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IHF Challenge Trophy: Nigeria trounce Niger, win gold
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Nigeria U-18 female handball team have defeated host, Niger Republic 30-16 to win gold at the Zone 3 International Handball Federation (IHF) Challenge Trophy in Niamey. Following the victory on Friday night, the team has also qualified for the next phase of the World Championship qualifiers in Rwanda. Nigeria led Niger Republic by 7 goals []The post IHF Challenge Trophy: Nigeria trounce Niger, win gold appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Lukaku’s brace secure Man Utd victory
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Romelu Lukaku hit a late winner as Manchester United moved to within three points of third-placed Tottenham after a pulsating game with Southampton. With United two minutes from missing out on fourth spot, Lukaku struck with a calm finish to seal the points at Old Trafford. Yan Valery had given struggling Saints a surprise lead []The post Lukaku’s brace secure Man Utd victory appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Federer defeats Tsitsipas to win 100th ATP title
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Roger Federer won his 100th career title on Saturday when he defeated Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the Dubai Championships. The Swiss star is the second man to achieve the feat after America’s Jimmy Connors who ended his career with 109 titles. Federer’s first ATP title came at the Milan Open []The post Federer defeats Tsitsipas to win 100th ATP title appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Etoile Sportive du Sahel coach says his players ready to stun Rangers
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Etoile Sportive du Sahel (ESS) coach Roger Lemerre on Saturday said his players were ready to pick at least a point against Rangers International Football Club on Sunday in Enugu. Rangers are hosting the visiting Tunisian side from Sousse in the reverse fixture of their 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup Group B pairing at the Nnamdi []The post Etoile Sportive du Sahel coach says his players ready to stun Rangers appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Kane, Lloris help rescue EPL point for Tottenham against Arsenal
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang missed a 90th minute penalty kick as a scrappy north London derby against Tottenham Hotspur ended in a 1-1 draw on Saturday. Hugo Lloris got down low to keep out the substitute’s poor kick and rescue a below par Tottenham who had equalised in the 74th minute through Harry Kane’s penalty kick. []The post Kane, Lloris help rescue EPL point for Tottenham against Arsenal appeared first on Daily Trust.
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Bundesliga: Augsburg shock leaders Borussia Dortmund
Sun, 03 Mar 2019
Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund slumped to a shock 2-1 loss at Augsburg on Friday. Augsburg forward Ji Dong-won scored twice to give champions Bayern Munich the chance to draw level at the top. Dortmund, whose captain and top scorer Marco Reus returned after a month out through injury, are on 54 points, three ahead of []The post Bundesliga: Augsburg shock leaders Borussia Dortmund appeared first on Daily Trust.
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