​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Mar 18,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Mar 18,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Magu, DSS boss meet at Aso Rock mosque
B’Haram kills five soldiers, three others missing
Senate can’t compel Ali to wear Customs uniform – Falana
400 Nigerians in South African prisons –FG
‘Figurine in bottle’ helped notorious bandit choose targets – Police
Pressure on Buhari to disclose medical bills
I swallowed 66 wraps of heroin to help my dying son – Computer teacher
Blood, tears as rising cases of murder sweep the land
Extend corruption fight to states, Wabba tells FG
Basira in London hits the screens
Toyin Aihmakhu never threatened me Over ex-husband –Seyi Edun
I don’t see anybody as competition –CY Dieyi
Tiwa Savage, Tuface Idibia, others appear in THE CEO’s BIBLE
Asides comedy, I am a real prophet–Woli Arole
Adesuwa Onyenokwe tackles abuse against women in The Chatroom
Ruth Kadiri furious for being linked with Apostle Suleman
awkward Moment with DJ Young
Lamboginny’s typical DAY
My first…with Righteous man
Stop discriminating against women –Oritsejafor
Court stops Moro from travelling abroad for treatment
AI condemns demolition at Lagos community
Leadership honours Akwa Ibom gov
Obaseki mourns Afegbua
4,500 worshippers, Emir pray for Buhari in Ilorin
ICPC probes C’River lawmaker over double salary
My husband was shocked when he knew i dress dead bodies up –Okusanya-Feyita
Nigeria spends $3.5bn annually importing steel products – Fayemi
Contractors flee as N2bn facilities rot away in C’River
Airport closure: Hotels, others sack workers as patronage drops
Blood, tears as rising cases of murder sweep the land
Ondo: Critical issues before Akeredolu’s administration
Untold story of Niger’s naked tribe: We don’t need any govt to live well, our god provides enough security
Malabu: Court lifts forfeiture order on OPL 245
We won’t investigate allegations against Apostle Suleman –CAN
Phone etiquettes many don’t follow
Police arraign residents for beating up Ikeja Electric workers
Three siblings arraigned for assaulting police officer
Court sentences four to death for stealing N10,000 phone
Abducted DPO allegedly found dead in Delta
Nigerian masturbates in front of women in parking lot, arrested
LASG advises indefinite shutdown of Queen’s College
APGA endorses Obiano for second term
Six PDP Assembly members defect to APC in Kogi
We’re open to genuine political resolution – Makarfi
I’m in Port Harcourt prison for my post about pastor Ibiyeomie – Kemi Olunloyo
My mother feared I would be killed if I was made Iyalode –Alaba Lawson
Civilians don’t help matters when assaulted by Soldiers – USMAN, ARMY PRO
Ancelotti excited by Madrid return
Barcelona, Star partnership will grow football in Nigeria – Maria-Maggi
Hoops Dreams organisers target international status
Haggai Sports introduces automated factory in Nigeria
CAF Champions League: Rivers United attacked in Sudan
They say Rihanna looks like me – Olajumoke
Missing Bauchi blogger found dead
Malabu: Court lifts forfeiture order on OPL 245
Nigeria spends $3.5bn annually importing steel products – Fayemi
NNPC probes N11bn missing petrol from marketers’ depots
Govt urged to support SMEs
Increase exports, SCL urges manufacturers
SWIFT cuts off last NKorea banks from global finance system
Coca-Cola products manufactured in Nigeria safe – Health ministry
Conjoined twin sisters born in West Bank share one heart
Blood, tears as rising cases of murder sweep the land
Mental illness delayed Emmanuel’s youth service for nine years –Brother of doctor who killed his mother
AJ City: Talent breeding ground where ‘hardship’ suffocates music
We wouldn’t have lost four children if govt had provided us water –Abuja community residents
Six signs your PC is about to crash
Crash (computing)
Medical vacation: A postscript
Was Buhari delivered to deliver?
Has Nigeria dumped currency swap deal with China?
Women2030: Mainstreaming gender in the SDGs
Phone etiquettes many don’t follow
What would you do if your spouse knowingly infected you with HIV?
Nine ways to make sex sexier!
Eight ways to enjoy fabulous sex this weekend!
Davido in another paternity mess
Pressure on Buhari to disclose medical bills


Rotary Club of Lagos Inaugurates Projects
Omisore Lauds Ooni on Ife Crisis
EFCC Arraigns China-Bound Bizmen over $167, 900 Money Laundering Case
SSS Report on Magu Ridicules Presidency, Says Falana
NLNG Records 50 Vessel Charters in 17 Years
NDLEA Arrests Heroin Importer at MMIA
Man City, Liverpool Battle for Top-four Place
Electronic Payplus Bags ISO Certification
Onyeama Denies Taiwan Still Operating in Abuja
Nigerian Breweries Commissions Upgraded Ota Plant
Loeries Engages Nigerian Creative Professionals
Paul Adalikwu in, Rae-Omoh out
Lai Mohammed, Ooni, Sirika to Grace 41st NANTA AGM
Makarfi Wants To Kill PDP, Alleges Governor Dickson
Ex-Gov. Chime Dumps PDP
Joy Ogbego: A life in the Air
Muyideen Oladapo: I Love Drumming, I Always Like to See Myself Doing Something Special
Tinubu’s Grouse
Osita Chidoka’s Dream
Who is after Olusegun Aganga?
Pepsodent, Nigerian Dental Association Walk for Oral Hygiene
‘Not So’ Breaking News: Soft Drinks Are Poison
What Causes Itching in Your Genitals
Fukushima to Host 2020 Olympic Baseball and Softball
GOtv Boxing Night 11 : Joe Boy Ready for Ghanaian Opponent
Mobility Arts Hosts Clash of Gladiators
Chance to Fight in Ibadan Thrills Fijabi
Anthony Joshua: The Fight to Become a Legend
UEFA Champions League: Ancelotti Faces former Assistant as Madrid Draw Bayern

The Nation

EFCC chair: Advisers ask Buhari to insist on Magu
Cutting the PDP’s Gordian knot
Boko Haram leader Shekau threatens more bombings in new video
FG certifies Fanta, Sprite safe for consumption
Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria, South Africa agree terms
FG to set up 29-man minimum wage committee
PDP crisis: I won’t quit, Sheriff replies Makarfi
NLC seeks probe of N388bn first tranche of London-Paris Club cash to govs
IBB, leadership and PDP’s military wing
Buhari’s first week after return from medical vacation
NANS demands prosecution of Ekiti revenue officials over murder of students
Still on foreign policy
Sterling Bank launches ‘One Woman’
Loving your wife the Bible way! (2)
Where is Toyin Subair?
Moses fit for Senegal clash
Police foil attack on Ondo youths, arrest three armed men
Board appointments: An endless waiting game
Delta paid N24m into Justice Ajumogobia’s account in 2011, says witness
Family declares woman missing
398,000 children out of school in Kebbi
…as other threatens to mobilise Nigerians against Senate
NAFDAC shuts down wine shops in Abuja
FUT Minna gets new Deputy VC
SSANIP urges FG to release NEEDS Assessment Report
UNIPORT graduates 18,378 students, 78 bag first class degrees
Provost tasks matriculating students on good morals
Speaker urges students to shun cultism, illicit drugs
Two students remanded in Ekiti prison for armed robbery
How Nigeria can win 2018 World Cup — Kalu 
Rohr hands No. 10 role to Iwobi
Success hits camp on Monday
Bazee eager to play for Nigeria
Rangers lose two star players for Zamalek battle
In ‘Whose Meal Ticket’, diabetes messed with the wrong chic
NNPC/SNEPCo and Stephanie Linus repair 35 VVF patients
Lagos names Kunle Afolayan board member culture council
Titi Abubakar bounces back
EDITORIAL: Toxic waste in Koko
•Nigeria is not a dump site for deadly wastes
Onukaba Adinoyi-Ojo (1960 – 2017)
Merit and appointment of appellate justices
Call for 2017 Women Green Fellowship applicants
BATN ‘commited’ to workers’ welfare
Etisalat, lenders disagree over $1.2b loan settlement terms
Fashola, Adeosun, others for IIM’s economic recovery confab
NLC to Fed Govt: expedite action on minimum wage
BoI canvasses more women enterprise financing
LCCI unveils trade fair prospectus


Cossy Orjiakor On War Path With Yoruba Actress, Others
BEDC Gives Okonjo-Iweala Kinsmen Electricity After 7 Yrs Of Darkness
We Rob Victims At Oshodi, Sell Stolen Items At Computer Village, Obalende – Suspects Confess
IOCs HQ Relocation Directive: A Vindication
QUEENS COLLEGE: Restoring The Glory
Gunmen Kidnap Female Magistrate In Imo State
Coca-Cola Products Safe For Human Consumption – FG
I Want To Be Producing Movies That Will Inspire Change In The Society — Emem Isong
Big Brother Naija And Trivialization Of Sexual Assault
Ogun And Free Health Care
50 Lagos Jazz Artistes To Perform 50 Lagos Songs For Lagos @ 50
About Azuh Arinze’s New Book, ‘The CEO’s Bible’
How Justice Ngwuta got multiple international passports – Witness
Ngwuta got N45m as salary in 5 yrs, spent N313m in 9 months —FG
Herdsman kills farmer in Oyo
Moses slight doubt for Stoke
Pinnick in CAF: Rises from grace to stardom
Inter lure Conte with £13m-a-year offer
Arsenal fans to protest against Wenger
Ahmad to probe CAF’s finances
Ekweremadu loud on Nigerian corruption and the way out
Tension in Ijaw land over IYC leadership
Why those who tried to create a wedge between Buhari, Osinbajo failed – Femi Adesina
Gowon Going on with one Nigeria
How Ondo will shape APC for 2019 if it survives
Till mother do us part
How ‘docile’ wives turn into gold-digging monsters
I want to be producing movies that will inspire change in the society — Emem Isong
New comedy movie, ‘Basira In London’ set to hit Nigerian cinemas March 24

The Sun
Benin stands still as Ogbemudia finally goes home
El-Rufai’s memo shocks Buhari, APC
Nnamdi Kanu’s trial political – Biafra veteran, Col Achuzia
BBN’s Ese confesses: Yes, I use sex toys
Fanta, Sprite safe – Health ministry
2019: Ganduje targets kwankwaso’s support base
Gunmen kill 10 in Benue communities
Ogoni clean up: APC, PDP Bicker
Niger-Delta deserves fair deal –Osinbajo
My life as Nigeria’s poorest ex-General – Ishola Williams
Says no one wants to do business with me
Presidential library : Put Obasanjo on trial now, Sagay tells Buhari
Says ex-govs who contributed to ex-president’s project should be tried also
Only 14m Nigerians pay tax –FIRS 
…As FG targets $1bn from new tax scheme
Senate to approve $6bn loan railway projects
Nigeria to exit recession soon –W’Bank
Rivers United takes qualification battle to Sudan
Man City, Liverpool in top four struggles
Restructuring club ownership in the NPFL: Time to act
EDITORIAL: The Lagos Environmental Management Law
It’s risky if you don’t know your doctor closely –Dr Abayomi Ajayi, Gynaecologist
‘Why I hide my true identity from people’ ‘My worst challenge
 Lola Akande: Self-publishing way forward for Nigerian writers
‘I will touch the hem of His garment’
Economic recovery document not enough
A healthy Buhari: A blessing for Ndigbo
Sharing sexual fantasies with your partner
Husband of the single and married
And the thief got caught


Niger Delta deserves better deal says Osinbajo
Francesca Uriri: I am motivated by success stories of women
Trump administration appeals block of revised travel ban
Drug suspect excretes 66 wraps of substance at Lagos Airport
We’re not responsible for President Buhari’s failing health, says Shittes
Court vacates forfeiture order, returns OPL 245 to Shell and Agip
Ministry pledges to reinstate whistle-blower if wrongly sacked
Abuja Airport closure: Hoteliers groan as patronage drops by 70 percent
Delta paid N15m into Ofili-Ajumogobia’s account, witness tells court
Ahmad set to audit CAF’s account
Chelsea need 24 points to win League title’
We’re capable of handling Barcelona, says Nedved
Atletico to learn from Sevilla’s error, says club director
“Nigeria needs centralised body for exports to thrive”
NSE maintains positive trend, records 0.92% appreciation
Experiences are everything
Actor-director Alice Lowe on the mother of all movies
Trevor Noah wins favourite African star at Nickelodeon Award
Davido: Sony Music tried to change ‘my sound’
Music must inspire and motivate listeners — Triple G Ugaba
J.Martins to celebrate 10 years in the game with a concert
Germany-based Nigerian artiste, Jacky J wows Europes
Chelsea Clinton joins expanded Expedia board
Intel deal may fuel Israel’s rise as builder of car brains
It is hard to prosper in a nation that you don’t ‘water’
Olumhense steps in as National Youth Assembly Speaker
Lifeline for entrepreneurs, as the cooperative warehouse opens
Korede Bello… Beloved star of MAVIN
A pip for beloved Nollywood actress, Ebele Okaro-Onyiuke
Chika Okpala and Somkele Iyamah-Idhalama receive car gift for AMVCA winning
Preparing for the new seasonp


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