​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Apr 26,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​News Headlines Apr 26,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Nigeria’ll be out of recession by third quarter 2015 polls: Jega disappointed me, says Jonathan
Ohanaeze kicks as Kanu gets bail on health grounds
My father was killed because of his gov ambition – Adeleke’s son
How I received N26m from Dasuki for Fani-Kayode – Ex-police detail
Buhari’s health: Fayose, SANs, PDP, groups condemn PUNCH reporter’s expulsion
Osinbajo panel grills suspended SGF
Between party supremacy and parliamentary autonomy
Re: Resolving the controversy over JAMB
Police released member who bought gun for gang – Suspect
‘Lagos teacher killed by husband was three-month pregnant’
I make N50,000 daily from breaking pipelines – welder
Teenager, others sentenced to death for robbing motorcyclist
Brazilians arrested for importing N310m canned cocaine
No going back on census, NPC tells Dogara
We will develop Borno in six months — Shettima
Food production: Group to partner A’Ibom
Power: Gencos back plan to monitor Discos’ accounts
Police arrest four suspected kidnappers in Osun
Prof Sofoluwe, death and cardiac arrest
Minna high court remands Aliyu, Nasko in prison
Bonga oil field resumes production after TAM
Breaking your fixed deposit before maturity
70 million youths risk unemployment this year – ILO
NDLEA arrests siren-blaring hemp traffickers in police uniforms
STI for value-added products and services
Sanusi and challenges of development in the North
Sunshine unveil Eguavoen, Shorunmu
Slovak mission supports disabled community
Lawmakers eulogise Adeleke, Senate holds valedictory session today
Kidnapped Delta businesswoman escapes 14 days after
 Ikedife, Amechi condemn Kanu’s bail conditions
Heartland players battle board over feeding allowance
Milo b’ball regional conferences begin
Miss Nigeria for Okpekpe
20 wrestlers for Morocco tourney
NUEE Bombers face NUPENG Warriors
Pastor introduces anointed pregnancy test that shows name of father
Bobrisky mocks haters, brags about achievements at 25
Lagos Uber driver allegedly absconds with passenger’s passport, $2,000
Global music sales rise to $15.7bn
LVMH to buy Christian Dior Couture for €6.5bn
Don’t put all your N25m in music, YCEE warns Efe
Pasuma honoured in Badagry
FG bans chloroquine, artemisinin monotherapy
Ogunde family offers health checks to Ososa residents
Effect of environment on human reproductive functions
IE partners Hygeia on malaria prevention
Editorial: Sanusi and challenges of development in the North
Presidency tackles Umar for faulting Buhari’s anti-graft war

The Nation

Buhari’s govt harassing my family, says Jonathan
Alleged treason: Kanu’s parents reject bail terms
SGF faces Osinbajo panel over contracts
Ex-Aviation minister Fani-Kayode got N26m from ONSA, says witness
Senate to hold valedictory session for Adeleke today
Fed Govt, states, local govts share N467.8b
Alleged N3.6b fraud: Court remands ex-Governor Aliyu, governorship candidate in prison
Jonathan: I lost re-election to U.S., UK, France, local forces
Terrorism: Osinbajo renews call for international collaborations
Arowolo, 73 other condemned prisoners seek pardon
Senator distributes transformers
Lagos up-to-date with pensions, salaries
Conflicts force 25m children out of school, says UNICEF
Enugu probes ‘sale of defunct NCC land’
NAPTIP D-G urges intelligence sharing
Jigawa varsity gets new pro-chancellor
AAU to become best state-owned Nigerian varsity, says VC
2016 Rio Olympics: Paralympians yet to be celebrated –coach
ITF/CAT U-12&14 West and Central Africa Teams’ Championship: Why Nigerian players faltered
Gumel, Oladapo make IOC Commission
Lagos council poll: 2,500 chieftains obtain expression of interest forms
Delta Central, South endorse Okowa for second term
‘There’s need for discipline in Edo APC’
Welcome to hell, Eddie Ugboma tells NFVCB chief
Adekunle Gold’s return to YBNL raises eyebrow
Kcee called out for stealing ‘cash post’
Otodo Gbame: Court rules on jurisdiction May 25
Man jumps into 160-foot well
Brazilians held for alleged cocaine importation
Police honour slain men in Ishawo attack
Six important mindsets you need to succeed
Seven types of lies people tell
CBN: Nigeria will exit recession in Q3
You are not sincere, GenCos tell DisCos
Govt’s industrial centres coming
Rising raw materials cost takes toll on SMEs


Enugu Catholic University Moves To Revive Old Tunes, Protect Patency Rights
Nigeria Out Of Recession By June End — CBN Gov
Edo Pensioners Protest 42 Months Pension Arrears
NB To Seek Shareholders Approval For Conversion Of Cash Dividend To Scrip Issue
Mushin, Ijegun Crises: Schools, Idi-Oro Market Shut, 59 Arrested
World Banking Conference: ECOWAS Single Currency Under Fire
Stop Using Women To Mobilise Deposits, Oba Akiolu Tells Banks
My Girl’s Gone Off Sex!
RECESSION: Scientists Task Policy Makers On Research Funding
32 Soldiers Get New Houses In Cross River
Mob Attacks And Revolutionary Mind-Sets
10 Nabbed Over Isawo Killings, Vandalism
Ex-Niger Gov, Aliyu, arraigned, remanded in Minna Prison custody
4 to die by hanging for stealing okada in Osun
2015 polls: Jega disappointed me, says Jonathan
Grass-cutting contract: Osinbajo’s panel grills SGF, Babachir Lawal
FG, states, LGs share N467bn despite cut in oil exports
A call to national service: The MKO Abiola autopsy
Court grants ‘iron bail’ to IPOB leader, Kanu
Ife crisis: Monarch, 4 others for arraignment today
Naira Watch: Naira falls to N374.9 in investor’s forex window
253 Nigerians deported from Libya arrive Lagos Airport
9,000 Schools for Milo Basketball championship
Bale out of Champions League semi-final
PML thrills trade partners with EPL experience
Winners Golden Bet introduces global jackpot
Costa gives Chelsea breathing room
DELTA: APC, PDP flex muscles
Fight for LG Autonomy: Showdown in Abuja
I welcome EFCC’sprobe into alleged purchase and supply of equipment – Nwaoboshi
Buhari has not, would never approve oppression, humiliation of any journalist – Shehu
Good leadership, key to Northern region development revival, says Ndanusa
Haunted by his dead wife’s memory
Raped by my ex!
My daughter needs to be brought down to earth!
Can I trust this returnee boyfriend?
‘All I want now is just sex’
Singer Adokiye seeks suitors for friend, wishes her happy birthday
Glo locks down Owerri with Phyno, P-Square, other stars
Daniel Ademinokan celebrates Stella Damasus on her birthday
Toyin Lawani’s ‘Tiannah’s Empire’ premieres amid pomp
Orezi to make Real Deal Experience debut in Uyo

The Sun

Suspended SGF faces Osinbajo panel for 2 hours
No looter will go scot free, Buhari vows
Kalu preaches love, unity among Igbo
Biafra: Kanu gets bail, to produce Jewish leader as surety 
• Court bars IPOB leader from public rally, press interview • Fayose, Chidoka, Fani-Kayode in court
Nigerians deserve to know Buhari’s health status –PDP
•••Faults expulsion of Punch Correspondent from Aso Rock
Biafra: Kanu, dad, Ohanaeze, IPOB, Ikedife reject bail conditions
Jubilation in Rivers, Anambra, Ebonyi, others, as Nnamdi Kanu gets bail
Nigeria to exit recession in Q3, says Emefiele
4 to die by hanging for armed robbery in Osun
Why APC chieftains shunned Adeleke’s burial
Osinbajo urges global coalition against terrorism
EFCC withdraws application to stop Patience Jonathan from accessing $5.9m
FG, states, LGs share N467.8bn in March
FG moves to close skill gap in education system 
2019: Uduaghan, Manager, others endorse Okowa for second term
2019 Rivers guber: Amaechi meets Ogoni APC chieftains in Abuja
Adeleke: His politics, unfulfilled dream, truncated tenures
What Nigerians should expect from digital switchover
Power: AfDB to fund coal projects in Nigeria
AFCON 2019 : Ighalo returns for South Africa
Russia 2018 W/Cup: FIFA heading for sponsorship crisis
American referee for Joshua, Klitschko fight
Ex-gov Aliyu remanded in prison
Lagos suspends approval of filling stations 
… To relocate Ikeja computer village, Okobaba Sawmill, Mile 12 market • Assembly orders removal of traders…
EDITORIAL: Easing access to UBEC funds

Nightlife in Abuja’s biggest satellite town
Catholic school spends N25m on erosion, flood control in Anambra
…Cries out to Obiano for help
Stakeholders explore new frameworks for free press
…Demand that media must remain unfettered for sustainable development
Hatchet writers on the prowl?
Prolong your life with regular medical tests & exercises
Why people suffer today (13 )
Looted funds everywhere
50 years after … Behold, Asaba, dance of the dead
Wrecking APC brand in Anambra


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