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Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Saturday, Dec. 15th.

1. Vice-Presidential Debate: Osinbajo, Obi Clash Over Corruption, Economy

While vice-president Yemi Osinbajo believes the PDP was responsible for Nigeria’s fragile economy, Atiki’s running mate, Peter Obi, stressed that revamping the economy could not be relegated at the expense of the fight against corruption.

2. Atiku Reacts To VP Debate, Says Can’t Wait For Buhari Showdown

Presidential candidate of the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar on Friday said he was poised to confront President Muhammadu Buhari and three others in a Presidential Debate

3. Buhari Campaign Reacts To Vice-Presidential Debate

The Buhari Campaign Organisation has restated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) did nothing for the country while it was in power for 16 years. This claim was made by the Buhari Campaign Director of Communications Festus Keyamo on Friday.

4. Buhari To Governors: Our Economy In Bad Shape

President Muhammadu Buhari is unhappy with the state of Nigeria’s economy as he told state governors on Friday that the country’s economy was in a bad shape. The President met with the Governors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja for about 30 minutes on Friday.

5. Court Sacks Donald Duke, Declares Jerry Gana SDP Presidential Candidate

Former Minister of Information Prof. Jerry Gana has been declared winner of the presidential primary election of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) by an FCT High Court in Maitama on Friday. The party had declared a former Governor of Cross River, Donald Duke, the winner of the October 6 election and its flag bearer for the 2019 General Elections.

6. Army Suspends UNICEF Activities In North-East Over Alleged Sabotage

The Nigerian Army has suspended the activities of UNICEF in the north-eastern part of the country, accusing the humanitarian agency of working for a terrorist group, Boko Haram. The military said it took the action since the organisation had been allegedly sabotaging the war against the insurgency.

7. US Cautions Against Violence In 2019 General Election

The US has restated that it is “intensely focused” on the 2019 general election in Nigeria, warning the country against violence during the poll.  This warning came via the US Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs, Tibor Nagy, Jr.,  in his testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives, Sub-Committee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organisations.

8. El-Rufai Vows To Sue Pastor Enenche Over Alleged Incitement

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state says he will sue the senior pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), Paul Enenche, over an alleged incitement. The Kaduna governor made this known when minister of information Lai Mohammed paid him a visit in his state.

Premier League Fixtures: Key Matches To Watch This Weekend

The Premier League returns with a heavyweight clash at Anfield as Liverpool take on fierce rivals Manchester United on Sunday in arguably the biggest fixture in British football. But before the two most successful clubs in Britain face off, their local rivals will kick off match-day 17 in a clash that could see either side overtake Liverpool or United in the table.

10. Linda Ikeji: Daddy Freeze Attacks Adefarasin, Enenche, Adeboye

Nigerian on-air personality Daddy Freeze has claimed that celebrity blogger Linda Ikeji has done more for Christ than some top pastors in Nigeria. Freeze made the comment following Linda’s revelations about the father of her son, alleging that she has done more for the Christian faith than the Senior Pastor of House on the Rock, Paul Adefarasin, and that of Dunamis, Paul Enenche.

That’s the roundup of top 10 Nigerian newspapers headlines this morning. More Nigerian newspapers headlines are available on Concise News website. See you again tomorrow.