News Headlines June 10, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

News Headlines June 10, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Anti-Igbo threat: Northern Elders back Arewa youths
June 12: Ogun, Osun, Ondo declare Monday public holiday 
Anti-Igbo threat: Ooni, Ahmed warn against Nigeria’s disintegration 
FG releases Paris Club refund details to states 
FG to borrow N1.24tn via TBs in Q3– CBN 
Telcom firms state condition for improved services 
Eagles face Bafana test in Uyo 
Man in police net over impersonation, attempt to defraud Sokoto chief of $10,000 
UNIDO seeks public-private partnership to ease business process 
We’ve attracted over $86m Chinese investments –NPA 
StarTimes delights customers with new promo 
Cocoa: Firm trains 4,000 farmers 
Stop violence against women, Fayose tells men 
Army sentences soldier to death for killing B’Haram suspect
Woman dies after checking into hotel room with lover in Enugu 
Fact-check: Police claim Vs robbery video 
Ultimatum, ploy to loot Igbo investments in northern Nigeria – IYC
FG denies BBOG access to 106 rescued Chibok girls 
Melaye insists on Magu’s removal as EFCC chairman
Obasanjo, Ortom task varsity on agric innovation 
Two killed in security agencies, drug dealers’ clash 
Soldier kills youth, sparks crisis in Kaduna
Our leaders have been hijacking relief materials –Bakassi returnees 
June 12: OPC to hold 17th annual lecture on Abiola 
Air Peace to sue FG over flight disruption 2:
Move your office to Bayelsa, Dickson tells Shell MD 
Anti-Igbo threat: Police must arrest Arewa youth leaders, IPCR insists 
Firm to build 2,022 homes in Nigeria, others 
Why I did not marry Laura Ikeji –Mc Galaxy
MKO’s uncompleted ‘presidential’ lodge Abandoned 
NDDC doing badly in project execution, says Emmanuel 
Revealed! Brave policeman in robbery video died in April
15 ways couples can ‘save’ and ‘refresh’ (II)
A female fan once asked me to get her pregnant –Ogbeni Adan
Muyiwa Ademola reveals major cause of death among actors
Political interference affecting NDDC’s core mandate –Ekere
Digital banking’ll drive economic growth –Adeyinka
Mourinho remains the Special One – Pogba
Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget next week, says Dogara
I planned to use human parts for money ritual after Ramadan – Alfa with female head, private organ
Gunmen raid Imo lawmaker’s aide’s residence, steal valuables
Abia community protests death of indigene in hotela
America, Lagos’ most wanted kidnap, armed robbery kingpin
Secession: Return our oil blocks, N’Delta militants tell FG
Seven Nigerians elected into UK parliament


Avoid Remarks Capable of Causing Disunity, Tambuwal Urges Nigerians
Obaseki: The Truth Never Changes, I Won the Election
Saraki: Nigeria’s Unity Not Negotiable
We Can Restructure, Still Remain One United Country, Says Nnamani
Quit Notice: Ijaw Youths Seek Alliance with Middle Belt on Restructuring
FAAN Disrupts Air Peace Flight in Enugu over Defrayed Debt
Ghanaian President, Akufo-Addo, Abubakar to Speak at Defence College Silver Jubilee
Soldier Sentenced to Death for Killing Boko Haram Suspect
Ghanaian President, Akufo-Addo, Abubakar to Speak at Defence College Silver Jubilee
We Can Restructure, Still Remain One United Country, Says Nnamani
UN Endorses NDDC’s Strategy, Pledges Support for Sustainable Development
Persons with Disability Lament Exclusion from Empowerment Programmes
CBN, Banks to Disburse N100m Loans to NYSC Members
Customs Uncovers Explosives Components for Making IEDS
CAN Kicks Against New Curriculum
N’Delta Insecurity: Dickson Calls for Factual Travel Advisories
Workers Pass Vote of Confidence on Ugwuanyi
Police Recover Stolen Old National ID Cards
State Assemblies Advised to Play more 
Emefiele Preaches Against Deforestation
Hollandia Yoghurt Introduces Gogurt
Chi Limited, manufacturer of Hollandia
Maritime: Stakeholders Point the Way Forward
Court Wades into De-categorisation of Port Terminals
EMC Gets Facelift
We are Working in Nigeria’s Best Interest, NPA Replies CMP
Anambra: Group Shops for Consensus Candidate
Eighth Senate’s Legislative Reforms in the Transport Sector 
NUJ to Partner NCS to Curtail Smuggling
Jimmy Jatt, Di’Ja, Denrele, Others, Visit #EkotagMonument
Kaffy, Osakioduwa, Maja Star in New TV Show “Now that You’re Married”
Papa Ajasco Reloaded Set to Hit TV Screen Soon
Restarting an Era of Home-grown Biopic with ‘Badamasi’
Ostapenko, Halep Seek First Grand Slam
SuperSport Revamps Channel Offering
Milo Secondary School Basketball: Extracted from the Dungeon of Garden City

The Nation

Igbo, Arewa face-off: Niger Delta militants demandreturn of oil blocs held by Northerners
Seven Nigerians win seats in UK’s Parliament
How Ikoyi prison inmates fared in UTME’
June 12 anniversary: Ondo, Oyo, Ogun declare Monday public holiday
Truth prevailed, says Obaseki as Appeal Court upholds electoral victory
Fayose is after my life, federal varisty VC cries out
EFCC files charges against recalled Justices Nganjiwa, Yunusa
Nadal to Face Wawrinka in Sunday’s French Open Final
Super Cup: Ronaldo’s Reunion with Manchester United Blocked
Obafemi Martins arrives for Lagos @ 50 match
Contribute to nation building, LASU VC tells students
NiMet donates weather forecast equipment to UniAbuja
Musa: I’m not aware of Fernebahce’s interest
Kanu wants massive support for Eagles
Okpotu humble after second hat-trick
Eguma wants response vs FCIU
Rohr goes for 4-3-3, Omeruo dropped
3SC’ Abubakar anticipates tough MFM duel
Baxter: Injuries not a concern for SA
Legislature has lived up to expectations – Dogara
Lalong lambasts Arewa youth over eviction threat
Like Funmi Martins, like Moji Olaiya
Artistes turn up for ‘Stormy Hearts’ premiere
PSN, others back Fed Govt on vaccine production
RCCG donates equipment to LASUTH
Ogun nurses bemoan personnel shortage
Man faces N470, 000 university admission fraud charge
Man docked over theft of alloy rims
Man jailed for attempt to defraud with counterfeit dollars
Community leader docked for using pestle on wife
Kaduna refinery pledges to patronize Nigerian engineers
Pound pummeled by UK election upset, other currencies calm
FG to add 340 megawatts to power grid before December – Fashola
Dangote, Nasarawa sign MoU on Sugar refinery



Igbo Quit Notice: South Was Developed With Resources From The North – NEF
Baxter: We Need A New Mentality Against Eagles
Senate’s Hard Road To Travel
NLC To International Community: Conditions Of Nigerian Workers Getting Out Of Hand
2018 World Cup: England Battle Scotland On StarTimes
Senat Vows To Stand Against Moves To Divide Nigeri
How Bomb Explosion Killed Two Kids In Adamawa
Alleged N400m Fraud: S-Court Declines To Stop Metuh’s Trial
Nigeria Lacks Technology To Develop Agric, Healthcare, Security— Mmobuosi
Fame Brings Me Negative Attention From Guys – Uche Ogbodo
Eastern Region In One Nigeria
The Path Of An Arrow
Princess Kelechi Oghene Launches Foundation
I Had No Airs As The Governor’s Daughter
Knowing What Puts Your Man Off Romance!
Govs Now To Pay Salaries, As FG Refunds N516. 4b Over-deductions
How Obaseki Floored Ize-Iyamu Again At Appeal Court
I Fear The Poor May Begin To Attack The Rich Soon – Babatunde Jose Jnr
Teacher/student Relationship, A Form Of Sex Abuse
Would You Delete Your Social Media Accounts To Save Your Marriage?
Princess Kelechi Oghene Launches Foundation
Money May Buy You Sex But Not Love — DJ Yin
Indigenous Rapper, Blixxy Seals Deal With US-based Company
RMD Woos Fans For Ogus Baba’s Comedy Show
We Can Celebrate The Legislature, Not Legislators
I Fear The Poor May Begin To Attack The Rich Soon – Babatunde Jose Jnr
…hate Speeches Helped To Trigger Genocide In Rwanda In 1994, Lai Mohammed Warns
Defiant May Vows To Lead Britain To Brexit After UK Election Blow
Comey Vs Trump: Trump ‘100 Percent’ Ready To Testify Under Oath
Baxter: We Need A New Mentality Against Eagles
City Big Boy, Donatus Okonkwo Hosts MayWeather Tuesday
Eagles Not Unbeatable – Manyama
2018 World Cup: England Battle Scotland On StarTimes
Akpeyi Rates Bafana One Of The Best

The Guardian

Panic grips Igbo residents in Kaduna over Northern Youths’ deadline
Orode Uduaghan: I look inward for growth
Trump says ‘100 percent’ ready to testify under oath
Avoid provocative statements, Tambuwal tells Nigerians
Protesters and police clash in northern Morocco
Aguleri, Umuleri communities fight again, 2 injured
Rwanda Day comes back to Belgium after seven years
Islamists kill 13 Philippine marines in wartorn Marawi city
Another Arewa group condemns quit notice to Igbos
Irving, James lead Cavaliers over Warriors to avoid sweep
Ronaldo fires Portugal, France complicates path to Russia
Finally, a new Super Eagles!
Sweden beat France with dramatic shot from half-way line
Argentine town braces for Messi’s wedding
Ese Brume takes medal’s search to North Cyprus
Firefighting is a personal call for me – Dooshima Dennis,
Dating the right one for you
Are young ones safe these days?
WIMBIZ focuses on ease of doing business at CEO/Policy Maker Forum
10 ways to spend less on food!
On Dammy Krane: Champagne living, palmwine income
Humanity in the grip of terror
D’banj confirms rumour, announces new album, ‘King Don Come’
A toast to Wilson Badejo at 70
Celebrities honour Funke Akindele-Bello, hubby at Industreet Premiere
Phyno, Olamide, Runtown, Kiss Daniel kept Benin awake at Glo Music Tour
British PM regroups after election setback
Appeal Court upholds Obaseki’s election
Weekly political notes
Kogi APC passes vote of confidence on Melaye
NDLEA arrests contractor, others over drug exportation to US, Qatar
Save our souls, Ikorodu residents cry out to Ambode
Hollywood seeks to scare new generation with shark thriller
Palestinian violinist bringHD s music to young refugees
Voice strong as mind fades, a country great says ‘Adios
You can only get fired from your job, not from your gift
Mayweather: Brother comes to motherland
Diamond Bank reinstates commitment to art promotion among youths
Kemi Adetiba, Jason Njoku, TY Bello, Cobhams, others make ten outstanding young persons list

The Sun

Jubilation in Benin as Appeal Court upholds Obaseki’s election
North splits over Igbo
Quit notice: Return our oil blocs, N’Delta militants tell fg
Harvest of criminals
How Abia Police netted 30 suspects, 90 guns
Living with danger
How haphazard electric installations expose Nigerians to avoidable daily risks 
Family demands justice for teenage son killed by cultists
Alleges moves to free suspects 
Three brothers await hangmen for killing 65-year-old woman accused of witchcraf
How we buried police inspector alive – Suspect
We’re yet to be told he’s dead, family alleges
Relationship goals new couples adopt
Group petitions IGP, DSS over T.A. Orji, son’s threat to opposition in Abia
Quit order: Igbo ready to leave North – IPOB
 Ben Obumselu (1930 –2017): An extraordinary literary life
Arewa banishing Igbo sounds good
Fani-Kayode and the only Igbo man who voted Buhari
Madam Priscilla Nwanyiorie Asor: Good night
Night of Terror
Behaviours that betray your partner
Why it’s diffcult to restructure Nigeria – Ganiyu Solomon
•Those who killed Abacha killed Abiola   Why we’re trying to professionalise online media practice – Nwandu, Nigeria Professional Bloggers Guild President
Transcorp Hotels unveils renovated floors at Transcorp Hilton
Race to Cameroon 2019 brings Africa to a standstill 
•Uyo, Kinshasa venues to watch 
Zones must be functional for effective growth of basketball -Kida
Akindoju charts way forward for Tennis
Let separation be bloodless – Ikedife
Soldier sentenced to death for allegedly killing Boko Haram suspect
Nigeria won’t break up –US don
EDITORIAL: A Senate with many firsts

Daily Trust

151 athletes battle for glory at 2017 CCSF taekwondo Prix Series
Tuface to release track for IDPs, refugees in Nigeria
UNCHR: Nigerian refugees returning to second displacements
TRENDING: Footage of a bank robbery in Nigeria
I’m ready to sacrifice myself to protect Igbos – Emir of Katsina
How Osinbajo became ‘superstar’ acting president
Sosoliso plane crash survivor gets standing ovation on America’s Got Talent
Lawmaker, 3 others kidnapped in Kaduna
Senate: Nigeria’s unity non-negotiable
Ango Abdullahi backs youth group on Igbo ultimatum
172 junior commanders graduate from AFSC
Obasanjo, Adamu rebuke UniAgric Makurdi over research, revenue
Meet professor who prefers to be called ‘Malam’
FG releases details of Paris Club refunds to states
Osinbajo advocates African unity
Kaduna kidnappings: Numbers rise, as panic heightens
Kaduna Refinery sticks to Nigerian engineers
Northern Youth Council disassociates self from ‘quit notice’
…Labour Party wants sponsors prosecuted
Political interference impeding operations in NDDC – MD

Appeal Court upholds Obaseki’s election

‘Nobody sponsoring our quit notice to Igbo’
Woman checks in with lover, dies in hotel
Army probes Kaduna shooting
EFCC seals alleged Patience Jonathan”s multi-billion naira property
How Osinbajo became ‘superstar’ acting president
Lawmaker, 3 others kidnapped in Kaduna
Why gov is rated high on executive/legislature relations – Borno Speaker
We need to amend electoral laws before 2019 polls – Governor Ishaku
Why Buhari had issues with N/Assembly — Sen. Abba Aji
Eagles, Bafana Bafana in grudge clash
Samuel Mathias: I made the best decision joining El-Kanemi Warriors
England battle Venezuela in U-20 World Cup final
Inside Sokoto community where garri production holds sway
Indimi Foundation donates N100m relief for Borno IDPs
Aero gives free flight tickets to corps members
Court evicts tenant over 4 months house rent
FCTA flags off sale of subsidised farm inputs
Police arrest 20 over public nuisance
Reno Omokri: What we can learn from one another
Admission of Morocco into ECOWAS is an anti-Nigeria move

A Senate with many firsts

Chaos in the season of Tafseer

Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia
Qatar reacts to blacklist by 4 Arab states
Alleged Russian collusion: Trump replies Comey
Editorial: Journalists and image of persons with disabilities
Itse Sagay, take it easy
Local production of vaccines
Kogi govt moves to stop spread of killer cassava variety
Building collapse: Lagos Assembly goes after regulatory agencies
FCT gets N6bn for road infrastructure
Women deemed inoperable inspiring groundbreaking surgeries


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