​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Apr 6,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Apr 6,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 


The Punch


FG’s economic model can’t work, says Sanusi
#BBNaija: TBoss cries over inability to recite national anthem as Bisola expresses desire for threesome
Reconstruction of N’East to gulp N7bn, says PCNI
Senate reviews passed bills rejected by Presidency
Secret trial of Kanu dangerous, says IPOB
Should FG reopen inquiry into Chief MKO Abiola’s death?
EFCC smashes fraud syndicate, seizes fake $570,000
Naval commander shoots self dead in Lagos
Police gun down suspected killer of banker
Businesswoman seeks justice for son killed during birthday
Mob attacks police station over killing of Lagos trader
Imo youths protest power outage, destroy property
Three INEC officials arraigned over N23bn Diezani bribe
Ibori visits Alamieyeseigha’s family, weeps at graveside
Court dismisses graft charges against Justice Ademola, wife, SAN
B’Haram killed 500 Catholics in Borno — Archbishop
Meningitis: FG to get vaccines from UK, India
Saraki didn’t declare £1.5 London mortgage, properties – CCB official
Nigerian student gains admission into eight US universities
Buhari and Nigeria’s meningitis menace
Fayemi files N500m suit against Ekiti Assembly
Herdsmen: C’River to set up committee
Osun spent Paris Club refund to pay salaries —AG
FG’s economic model can’t work, says Sanusi
Sanitation: Govt decries state of Lagos markets
LASG plans agency for health insurance
Police arraign man for stealing pomo
EFCC arrests ex-Niger Gov, Aliyu, over N5bn scam
Meningitis caught us off guard, says FG …faults Zamfara gov’s position on cause
Govt oil refineries are national embarrassment – Fawibe
Oyegun briefs Buhari
We’ll approach economic challenges like anti-terror fight – Buhari
Senate reviews passed bills rejected by Presidency
Reconstruction of N’East to gulp N7bn, says PCNI
Sending more subsidy fraudsters to jail
Police place N1m bounty on bullion van attackers
PDP crisis: Senate caucus endorses political solution, appoints Abaribe spokesperson
IINEC maintains April date for continuous voter’s registration
We’ve the right to seek redress in court, APC tells Fayose
Recovered N380bn: Reps probe presidential pension task force
Education levy: Dickson, Labour meeting ends in stalemate
Utomi blames Buhari’s govt for recession
Federal legislator hospitalised after mob attack in Niger
Are backs Abraham, Friday, Odey for Eagles …warns Rohr over Iheanacho
Coventry dump Aiyegbeni
Olympic gold means more than Barca titles –Messi
Leading English Premier League scorers
Hazard tames Man City as Chelsea tighten grip
Banks’ non-performing loans hit N2tn – CBN
FEC approves $1.3bn foreign loans for development bank
FG clears N54bn pension arrears
Next Titan winners not kidding with their millions
Actress dies during childbirth
From Wright, a book on Ubulu
Ayuba to donate music museum to UNILAG
#BBNaija: I was shocked to hear TTT was married, says Bally
Seven ways access to WhatsApp encryption may affect your privacy
Editorial: Sending more subsidy fraudsters to jail
14-year-old girl forced into sex with 1,000 men
Seven lies men tell to get sex

ThisDay



Fire Engulfs Fuel Dump at Kano Airport
2.8m Vaccines Awaited as House C’ttee Decries Lax Preparedness by Agencies
APC Zonal Chairman Accuses El-Rufai of Demolishing House over Political Differences
Enugu Govt: Judiciary Workers Strike Violation of Court Order
Tertiary Education Institutions Shutdown in Nasarawa for Umpteenth Time
Police Stray Bullet Kills Female Trader in Lagos
INEC: Voter Apathy, Threat to Nigeria’s Electoral Process
NNPC: No Plans to Hike Petrol Pump Price
Former Arms Deal Committee Member Commits Suicide in Lagos
Fire Fighters Put out Fire at Malam Aminu Kano International Airport
CBN, Access Bank Partner on Cashless Policy Awareness
‘Organisations Lose $6.3bn to Fraud Annually’
Sterling Bank Trains 17,000 on Financial Management
House Intervenes in Diamond Bank Staff Retrenchment Dispute
Unity Bank’s  Profit After Tax Falls by 53% to N2.2bn
Report Reveals Biggest Online Threat to Financial Institutions
Abdullahi: Disrespecting the N’Assembly Undermines Democracy Politics
Bishop Mohammed: Shettima Has Done More for Christians in Borno Politics
INEC: Voter Apathy, Threat to Nigeria’s Electoral Process
Abuja: Easing the Plight of Workers
Meningitis: The Killer Disease Ravaging Nigerians
Kaduna Adopts Measures against Outbreak of Meningitis
Govt Urged to Make Special Provision for Children with Cerebral Palsy
NIFST Aligns with FG, Says Benzoate is Safe as Preservatives
FG Urges States to Increase Health Budget
Premiership: Chelsea Maintains Seven Points Lead at the Top, Beats City 2-1
Milla, Weah, Other Legends to Storm Lagos for Kanu
Bundesliga’s Der Klassiker Live on StarTimes/HS Media Theatre
Living With Death in Nigeria


The Nation



Our anti-recession, growth battle strategy, by Buhari
Tinubu ‘has no hand in negative report on any senator’
IMF’s Naira revival pill rejected
EFCC arraigns Alison-Madueke, INEC officials
CBN’s stress test shows three banks in trouble
‘N5.6b fraud’: EFCC detains ex-Niger Governor Aliyu
Is Rivers varsity’s N1.3b ‘missing’?
Police foil Kogi students’ protest
Yari denies comment on meningitis as Emir, others kick
Travails of Nigerians, Africans in India
Customs seizes N178m medicament, N250m contraband in Imo
When music reverberates
What ‘Okafor’s Law’ is teaching filmmakers
A new dawn at UNN
Ondo students appeal for bursary payment
Corps member revamps school’s IT facility
Ajimobi inaugurates ICT centre
Ohakim under fire for criticising Okorocha
Delta APC crisis: Party may miss by-election
Poly Ibadan marketing students’ reunite
Ondo, NDDC sign MOU
Fayemi’s late deputy’s dad dies
Group faults Otodo Gbame’s demolition
Lions Club donates borehole, generator to school
Council chief to embark on aggressive revenue drive
Mentoring emerging business leaders
I warned her, says friend of deceased UNILAG girl
Campus media outfit honours dean
Why we keep calling Ezenwa- Yusuf
NPFL hotshot Odey rejects Barca deal, opts for Belgium
How Bassey bombed 1 million Euros Barcelona deal
Imama to get N53m if sacked
Otedola, Al Khalifa, Palestine FA congratulate Pinnick
Milla, Weah storm Lagos for Kanu
Politicians join the craze, as BBNaija reaches peak
Royal Empire signee, Nuzak out with ‘Olowo Laye Mo’
Glo’s 54-city concert kicks off with #Stay Buzzin Parties
GP Hedz debuts with MasterKraft on Love
TBoss ready to pose nude
EDITORIAL; Step down
•With the suite of corruption charges against him, Saraki should vacate his seat as senate president.
Cheap fertiliser
Lagos State: Errors in question papers
Agip to begin work on $13.5b Zabazaba deepwater project
No plan to raise petrol price, says NNPC
Lagos hands over 200 rent-to-own homes
Ogoni communities discuss clean-up of ravaged environment
Fed Govt backs development of underground space
Govt okays $1.3b loans for DBN
Ijaw youths set up committee on refineries
Police nab five suspects in Anambra
Dickson, Labour meeting on levy ends in a stalemate
Six surprising ways to make boring tasks interesting
Seven ways to maintain weight loss
Five telltale signs of a weak business brand


Vanguard



 Rabies: Ogun Begs Dogs Owners To Vaccinate Pets
 Itsekiri Youth Leader Lauds Okowa On Devt
 CBN Assures Farmers Of Continuous Support
 Rohr Returns For Talks With NFF
 Fanta, Sprite Safe For Human Consumption —CCSG Independent Research
 Queen’s Baton Relay Departs Nigeria For Kenya
 Appeal Court Upholds Tax Appeal Tribunal Jurisdiction To Determine Disputes
 Stray Police Bullet Kills 53-yr-old Widow In Lagos
 Dangote Sugar, Flour Total Revenue Up 84.8 % To N275.5bn
 VC Counsels On Family Life, Health Benefits
 IPOB Alleges FG’s Determination To Try Kanu Secretly
 ARREST WARRANT: Fayemi Sues Ekiti Assembly, Demands N500m Damages
 Court Dismisses Corruption Charges Against Justice Ademola
 Court Refuses To Order Attorney General To Investigate Ribadu, Waziri, Lamorde, Magu
 Reps ‘kill’ Bill To Empower N’Assembly Impeach State Govs
 By Any Means Necessary
 Buhari Launches Economic Recovery Plan
2017 Budget Is A Budget That Goes For More Debt -Sanusi II
Naira Watch: CBN Injects Additional $31m Into BDC As Naira Falls To N395
Breaking: EFCC Detains Ex-Gov Babangida Aliyu Over N2b Ecological Fund
Outbreak Of Meningitis: What I Actually Said, By Gov Yari
We ‘re Determined To Make Nigeria A Producing Nation, Buhari Says
Reps To Adeosun: Release N15bn To Amnesty Programme Now
Childlessness Crashes 9-year-old Marriage In Akure
‘Beyonce, The Most Valuable Celebrity On Social Media’
Comedian I Go Dye Splashes N1 Million To Support BBNaija Housemate Efe
#BBNaija Day 73: Marvis Wears Head Of House Crown On Birthday
FG Has No Plans To Sell National Theatre To Lagos Govt – Lai Mohammed
I Go Dye Celebrates Birthday With Message To Younger Comedians
Rep Alleges Victimisation Of Audu/Faleke Political Family
Trump Declares End To ‘war On Coal,’ But Utilities Are Not In Support
NFF To Clamp Down On Bad Referees
Conte Rejects Abramovich Offer To Sign Neymar
Messi Shouldn’t Suffer Argentina Burden – Sampao


The Sun



Navy Admiral found dead with bullet wound in bedroom
Arrest warrant: Fayemi sues Ekiti Assembly, demands N500m damages
N23bn Diezani fund: EFCC arraigns INEC staff
•Buys N25m property, returns N5m
No plans to increase petrol price, says NNPC
Render account of your tenure, Okorocha hits back at Ohakim
Adeboye holds special service at Tafawa Balewa square
Reps reject bill empowering NASS to impeach govs, deputies
Economic recovery plan’ll ensure 7% growth –Buhari
• Establishes monitoring unit
Court discharges, acquits Justice Ademola, wife, SAN
• ‘Carry out proper investigation before arraignment’
If Nigeria is divided, North’ll be poorest globally –Sanusi
NCC seizes pirated films worth N600m
NSCDC arrests 150 illegal miners in Plateau
EFCC appeals against order unfreezing Ozekhome’s account
Police van crushes 2, injures 3 others in Nasarawa
War in God’s house
•Archbishop battles bishop over land, demolishes  latter’s church, residence •No, it was court
Journey to Sambisa Forest (1)
A Change in mantra: Correcting English made in Nigeria
Re: Ike Ekweremadu I know
Two elephants and the grass
Reps reject new DSTV price regime
PDP crisis: Senators opt for political solution
Deconstructing executive-Senate faceoff
Development Bank: FEC approves $1.3bn for SME, MSME financing
NFF’s financial woes to end soon – Pinnick
Ahead Zesco clash: Rangers under pressure –Amakapabo
Conventry City terminates Aiyegbeni’s contract
FG to review dollarised payment of dues by concessionaires
MF warns FG over forex restrictions, says naira over valued
EDITORIAL: Can Anambra set a new record?

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