​​​News Headlines May 7, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

​​​News Headlines May 7, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Nigerians share before-and-after photos of Buhari, lament frail looks
Mercy Aigbe, husband fight often –Actress’ ex-staff
Militants kill police sergeant, loot armoury in Ogun
I have learnt to say a lot of sir, ma – Dray-Sokeyo
Suspended SGF: Osinbajo panel may consider Senate report
What is glaucoma?
Setbacks helped me to succeed — Oluwaseyi Sosanya
Should President Buhari resign
You must deliver better results than older competitors — Runsewe
Gospel artistes protest exclusion from Lagos @ 50 celebration
Women don’t have it harder than men in music industry –Monica Ogah
Why I recorded my own song- DJ Lambo
Banky W, Adesua Etomi begin marital journey
I’ve been lucky not to have baby mamas –Azadus
Most cyberbullies are cowards –Eniola Badmus
Elenu explains why comedians have the prettiest wives
Security votes: Plateau, Kwara govts fault Obi’s claims
Seized N13bn: Senate, Reps disagree over secret probe
Kogi NMA urges doctors to disregard sack threat
Benue: Ortom, aide disagree over herdsmen
Aisha Buhari, Sanusi visit raped six-month-old baby in Kano
APC can give Igbo presidency – Odigie-Oyegun
Lawmaker petitions Buhari, Trump over herdsmen attacks in Delta
Gunmen kill monarch in Rivers
FG swaps 82 Chibok girls with Boko Haram prisoners
26 burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident
NDLEA arrest two grannies with 107 wraps of cocaine
No comment on national issues, says Obasanjo
I wanted to use human skull to scare robbers away –Evangelist
CRS distributes nets
My first car
Oluwo wanted to beat me in Aregbesola’s presence –Ogundokun
Olosunde in United’s squad against Arsenal
FG to reduce cost of governance by N300bn
Buhari’s health
Malaria vaccine offers new hope
Taming a nagging partner
Aregbesola sues for peace over LAUTECH crisis
25 private refineries operators yet to build structures —DPR
Baby survives as two passenger buses collide, killing 36
36 feared dead as two buses collide, catch fire on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
Nigeria repatriates 18 foreigners
Murder: Bayelsa community protests police arrest of six indigenes
NSCDC secures conviction of four oil thieves in Edo
God says Buhari will complete his tenure – Cleric
NASS will pass 2017 budget soon – Sen. Gobir
FG to reduce cost of governance by N300bn
Fresh graduates earn less than N20,000 monthly —Report
Encouraging partnerships in the ecosystem
De-risking agricultural value chain for improved productivity
Nigerians’ attitude to insurance has improved —Efekoha
Electricity generation falls by 1,450.8MW in two days
No father is perfect — Segun Arinze
I jog for an hour every morning — Owoyemi, 80
Abandoning Nnamdi Kanu may haunt South-East leaders in 2019 —Pat Utomi
I saw a psychiatrist after United exit —Giggs
Swansea climb out of Premier League drop zone
UTME: JAMB urges candidates to crosscheck data before midnight
Please save Adesanya, Mr Latin, Fash-Lanso appeal to Nigerians
Lagos’ specialist tailors who sew for the dead
New tactics Lagos’ landlords adopt to get house rent from tenants
Day Sagamu’s town-criers returned for Anthony Joshua
Editorial: Malaria vaccine offers new hope
A patriotic Buhari would set Nigeria free of his ill health
Central Bank, intelligence agencies and cash
The right to freedom of association and the NBA
Ambode’s peculiar humility
65-year-old man says oral sex choked 60-year-old girlfriend, wants to show penis as proof
Seven steamy sex positions to try tonight!
What to expect from sex with uncircumcised man
How to deal with low self esteem
Militants kill police sergeant, loot armoury in Ogun


DSS Arrests Ifeanyi Ubah for N11bn Petrol Theft, Economic Sabotage
FG Secures Release of 82 More Chibok Schoolgirls
France Decides Today
Oyegun: Anambra Election Will Test APC’s Acceptance in South-east
Makarfi PDP Faction Mulls Option B, Forms New Party
Chike-Obi: Nigeria Needs Double-digit Growth to Exit Recession
Police Confirm 26 Dead, 11 Injured in Lagos-Ibadan Auto Crash
FG Releases Additional N30bn for Amnesty Programme
Edo to Commence BTC Contract Bids Monday
Soyinka: EFCC Should Prosecute Detractors of Fight against Corruption
Senate Set to Save Poultry Sector, Says Saraki
Niger Delta Now an Investment Destination, Says NDDC Boss
FG Earns N6bn from Lottery in Five Years
Immunisation: Erring Traditional Leaders”ll be Sanctioned, Says Sultan
Taraba Killings: Death Toll Hits 18 as Herdsmen Kill 5 in Fresh Attack
Kanu to Visit Families of Slain IPOB Members
Aiyedogbon vs Ugwuonye: Court Adjourns N10bn Defamation Suit to May 18
Gen Adebayo to be Buried May 21
Kano Govt. Pledges Life Imprisonment for Rape Suspect of Six-month-old Baby
NDLEA Arrests Two Grandmothers over Drug Trafficking
Ortom: Twelve Out of 23 Local Govts Were under Fulani Herdsmen Occupation for Two…
Global Peace and Security Will be Far-fetched in the Near Future: Non-nuclearisation Politics as…
NAPT1P Declares War on Human Trafficking, Rescues 10,685, Convicts 322
UTME 2017: JAMB Assures Candidates on Exam Centres
Ibukun Awosika: Changing the Fortunes of FirstBank
FG, Analysts Differ on Rising Debt Profile
Optimism as Nigeria Inches Towards Meeting Daily Oil Output Benchmark
As Investors Eye AMCON-managed Airlines…
The Renewed Call for New Minimum Wage
OTC: The Changing Face of Oil Business in Nigeria
Makarfi PDP Faction Mulls Option B, Forms New Party
Choose Best Man to Succeed Me in 2018, Aregbesola Tells Osun…
Letter to My Brother, Yemi Ogunbiyi
Buhari, May Day and the Question of Workers’ Welfare
Beauty is the Eyes of a Metal Beast
Visual Explorators Arrive at Quintessence
Daniella’s Got it…
ATP Tour: Raonic, Cilic to Contest Istanbul Final
La Liga: Real Spank Granada, Barca Thrash Villareal
The Options Before President Buhari
EDITORIAL: Whistle-Blower Policy on Illicit Arms

The Nation

 Buhari to receive freed 82 Chibok girls exchanged for Boko haram suspects
 Boko Haram frees 82 abducted Chibok Girls
 Ikoyi N43.4m: FG may seize Osborne Towers apartment
 26 burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash
 Two grandmothers held with cocaine at Lagos Airport
 DSS arrests Ifeanyi Uba over N11b fuel ‘theft’
 Lagos gets monument for 50th anniversary
 German/French consulates host journalists at book reading
 Oyo lawmaker clears air on court judgement
Tambuwal appoints VC, other principal officers for state varsity
Okagbare finishes 6th in Doha Diamond league
Neymar’s sister confirms she’s dating Inter ace Barbosa
Ndidi on target for Leicester, Musa still missing
Fresh moves to resolve PDP crisis outside court
Ojudu’s whirlwind shuttle for peace, good governance in Ekiti
Day APGA BoT member, Bourdex, met with Abia APC
The sick as victims of charity tussle
#Bankadesua: Matchmakers call out Don Jazzy, Linda Ikeji
Big Church Foundation unveils Kada River
Jonathan caused own downfall, says ex-IGP C •He ignored our warnings The Arewa UTME: JAMB urges candidates to crosscheck data
WAEC launches interactive platform for candidates
SON intercepts goods worth over N100m, to prosecute offenders
APRA hosts 29th annual conference in Morocco
Shareholders hail NB Plc’s performance in year end
Questions over Nigeria/ECOWAS-EU economic partnership agreements


Ambode’s Peculiar Humility
Police Arrest ‘Kingpin Notorious For Kidnapping Women Riding Flashy Cars’
Polytechnic Games: Direction For Entrepreneurship Education
Foursquare Says Sunday School Not For Children Only
We Will Relay Abacha Loot Letter To Trump, Says US Embassy
Obanikoro Meets Tinubu, Set To Join APC
Buhari To Receive 82 Freed Chibok Girls Today – Presidency
We Should Have Allowed Igbos To Secede But …
Wife Of NIA DG, Oke, Transferred Property To Spy Agency After Purchase’
After 3yrs In Boko Haram Captivity 82 Chibok Girls Freed
Senate Gets Commendation Over Passage Of Maritime Varsity Bill
After 3yrs in Boko Haram captivity 82 Chibok girls freed
Makarfi-led PDP triggers Option B, set to fuse into APDA
5,000 houses razed, 30,000 rendered homeless as soldiers hunt for militant leader Ossy Ibori’s men
Why we arrested Ifeanyi Ubah – DSS
Despite FG shifting ground on petrol refining ….
Those asking Buhari to resign are unfair, mischievous – Oshiomhole
Igbo deserve Presidency – Oyegun
Ndidi shines, Iheanacho, Ibe subbed; Anichebe booked
Omeruo must up his game —Yobo
Terry offered Tianjin Quanjian deal
Abdulrahman, Olatunji win 3rd PSPAN squash Open
Oyo FA Cup: 3SC plan to shoot down Crown in final
How Pa Akomolafe, Awolowo’s shadow minister, bagged doctorate award at 100 – Oluwole, son
The five S-East govs are alert to the demands and aspirations of Igbo people – Onwe
Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe dares When Your Lover Leaves You With STD – Sexually Transmitted Debt
The late Tony Grey asked me to take him to Prophet T.B Joshua — Delta State PMAN Governor
Movie Review: Hits and Misses of Eric Aghimien’s ‘Slow Country’
COSON lawyers declare ‘war’ On Ope Banwo
Love zone
Mixed reactions as Mercy Aigbe confirms domestic violence

The Sun

Intrigues over Buhari
82 Chibok schoolgirls freed in Borno border town
26 burnt to death, 11 injured on Lagos-Ibadan expressway
Traditional ruler assassinated in Rivers
Ifeanyi Ubah arrested for alleged N11b oil theft
Obasanjo is under a spell – Ex-president’s wife explodes on their son’s controversial wedding
Pray for me
■ Nnamdi Kanu tells Ndigbo …For victory in tasks ahead
NIGERIA’S THREE kingmaker generals
■ The powers behind the scene
Coping with health dangers of heat wave
No cabal in Aso Rock, says Buhari’s associate
Innovative ventures, key to job creation –Chief Ernest Onyenze, Founder, Envirocycles Limited
Young people need to take IT very seriously – Babatunde Olofin, IT Specialist
Shehu Sani was our student in Kaduna Poly, GSC Kaduna –Former HOD, ex-principal
Kanu to visit families of slain IPOB members
I escaped from kidnappers naked – Oti, Nollywood actor
…Says people ran away when they saw him Why personal branding is important – Yetunde Bernard, Relationship, Style and Image Coach
Watch it, improper breathing makes you ill
How to stop being possessive in relationships
‘When you’re the one in the relationship that is giving’
Modern wife vs yesteryear’s wife
Playing politics with the president’s health
The next of kin
Where is Africa in the expanding trajectories of the Internet?
LAI MOHAMMED: The colours of a gadfly
Ban on 41 items still in force, says CBN
Fatgbems Petroleum sponsors RATTAWU Workers Day games, awards
NNL set to unveil new sponsor
APC celebrates as Chime defects to ruling party
■ Oyegun, Tambuwal, others storm
26 burnt to death, 11 injured on Lagos-Ibadan expressway


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