Some Major Newspapers Headlines For SUNDAY December 29, 2019



2023 Presidency: You Are Joking, Delta PDP Chieftain Replies Arewa National President

MURIC Condemns Execution Of Christian Captives

SGF Leads Strong FG Delegation, Shehu Of Borno, Other Dignitaries Attend NNPC GMD’s Children’s Wedding

Buratai Commissions Ultra Modern Entrepreneurship, Skills Acquisition Centre In Yola, Lays Foundation For 23 Brigade Perimeter Fencing

PDP Lied, Looters Put Out Of Jobs Not 40m Nigerians – APC

Police Halts Shi’ites Protest In Sokoto

Former Commissioner Sent To Jail Over Abuse, Insults

Igbo Group berates Shettima’s Statement On 2023 Presidency

Nasarawa Gov Associate Urges Women To Stay Focused To Gain From Democracy

Veterans Football Championship Final Holds Sunday In Ibadan – Organizing Committee

Lack Of Purposeful Leadership Slowing Nigeria’s Development – Donald Duke

Ijaw Youth Council Warns Shell Against Using Force To Surpress Protesting Delta Community – IYC

Governor Inuwa Yahaya Parleys Gombe Organized Labour



Sowore: Court invasion probe will continue, says Senate

Side Hustle

Propaganda and conscience

Nollywood history cant be written without Giringorys name Son

Foundation urges govt to aid human capital devt

Two killed in Texas shooting

Game Of Thrones actor, Andrew Dunbar, dies on Christmaseve

Harry Kane rescues point for Spurs at Norwich

Leicester bounce back to beat West Ham, Spurs stumble at Norwich

Kano impounds 147 cartons of fake drugs

Liberia pledges to block anti-govt protest

Police arrest two for swindling bank manager of N70m in Adamawa

Rocket fire kills US contractor in Iraq

Lebanese protest at new PMs home, demand he quits

Monaco fire coach Leonardo Jardim

Two Geman girls among three killed in Italy avalanche

Kwara gov trying to erase my fathers legacy Saraki


Gombi vs Hassan: How power tussle tears Plateau PDP

Why I’ll retire from active politics after my second term ‘ Masari

Internet banned in India’s Uttar Pradesh amid anger over killings

General Assembly approves UN’s $3.07bn budget for 2020

Death toll in Mogadishu car bombing rises to 73, hospital says

Dogs process numerical quantities in similar brain region as humans

Propaganda and conscience

NFF will relocate to Sunday Dankaro House in January ‘ Pinnick

Rubicon, Almat, others end 2019 season in sterling fashion

Marah LLVC team clinch Sir Winston Churchill Cup

Kebbi gov lauds FG for reappointing Sanusi as NFF Sec-Gen

Arteta aims to solve Ozil issue as Chelsea clash looms

Henry backs Liverpool to match Arsenal’s ‘Invincibles


In Ekiti, curtains fall on JKF youth cup as Gbonyin LG, FC Phoenix emerge champions

Players’ union laments poor treatment of players by Nigerian clubs

Breaking: Iheanacho strikes as Leicester beat West Ham, pile more pressure on Pelegrini; Tottenham survive Norwich scare

How Police swung into action, foiled bank armed robbery operation in Abuja

Ronaldo reveals what he ‘ll be doing after retirement

Pictures: Huge crowd besiege popular bank as Police kill, arrest armed robbers in Abuja

Happening Now: Police, troops ‘cage’ armed robbers in failed bank operation around Abuja suburb

I’m not bothered if I’m called a prostitute ‘ Wasila Usman Muhammad

Abuja-Lokoja expressway as death trap, security risk

War against drug trafficking: Is NDLEA equal to the task

N37bn NASS renovation: In whose interest

That 2020 budget won’t be same old story

Thumbs up, Anthony Joshua!


MURIC Knocks Boko Haram Over Execution Of Christian Captives

SGF, Shehu Of Borno, Other Dignitaries Throng NNPC GMD’s Children’s Wedding In Maiduguri

Buratai Commissions Several Army Projects In 23 Brigade Yola, Reminds Troops Of Sacred Responsibilities To Nation

Buhari Put PDP Looters Out Of Jobs, Not 40m Nigerians – APC

Gombe Governor Parleys Organized Labour


Omisore to visit OAUTHC Jan 1, present gifts, pay hospital bills of indigent patients

LASU final year student allegedly killed by ex-LASU student ‘ Culprits including mother arrested ‘ Police

Miss Kenya wins 4th edition of Miss Africa Beauty Pageant

The train to Tangier

Insecurity in 2019: Tales of sorrow, tears and blood

Ninth House: Actions, inactions and challenges

How North uses Shettimas to catch monkeys in Nigeria

A song like Senator Uwajumogu

2019: Year of upsets, back-stabbings

Christians without churches

How we fared in 2019, Nigerians speak

Unabated Fulanisation of Ekiti

Adeboye winds up 2019 with marathon evangelism


A win in Akure possible, says Esu – Punch

Absence of first-team stars cost us Olympic ticket Oshoala – Punch

Absolutely phenomenal’ -Mourinho praises Ndombele in Tottenham draw – Goal

Ajanah Annual Basketball Championship: Early victory for Omala, Dekina, Ogori, Adavi – The Sun

Ancelotti aims to sign Lorenzo Insigne, could this be a reunion – Daily Times

Andy Murray to miss 2020 Australian Open and ATP Cup because of pelvic injury – BBC

Anthony Joshua dreams fifth title belt in 2020 – New Telegraph

Anthony Joshua dreams fifth title belt in 2020 dialects – New Telegraph

Arsenal seeks redemption against Chelsea – The Sun

Arteta aims to solve Ozil issue as Chelsea clash looms – Daily Trust

Arteta predicted becoming Arsenal manager in 2016 – Goal

Arteta To Block Granit Xhaka Transfer – Daily Independent

Arteta: Pepe can be ‘absolutely top’ player for Arsenal – Goal