News Headlines June 22,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

News Headlines June 22,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Melaye’s recall: Constituents submit six bags of signatures to INEC
Court restrains Ambode from evicting waterfront settlers Ladoja donates N5.8m to LAUTECH
MASSOB flays S’East govs for wearing ‘Hausa/Fulani attire’
N4.9bn fraud: Don’t try me in Lagos, Fani-Kayode insists
Lagos policeman allegedly caught extorting money with POS
Kidnappers write to another Lagos school, vow to abduct pupils
Athletes tackle UNIPORT over NUGA allowances
How to manage time at work 3:04 am
Strategy for building consulting business
W’Bank approves $961m for Nigeria’s economic recovery plan
NNPC sustains losses, records N39.3bn deficit in four months
Agricultural finance fund closes at $65.9m, says FG
I authorised FG appeal against Saraki’s acquittal, says AGF
Lagos plans radio stations for 20 LGAs
Lassa fever hits Ondo, five cases recorded
Fayose holds victory rally, accuses Buhari of nepotism
Growing population of IDPs in N’East alarming, says UN
Suspected cult members set house ablaze, kill three
Islamic Wills – Structure and Importance
Ibadan flooding: Residents count losses
Truck avoiding govt official kills tricycle rider in Imo
50-year-old nabbed for defiling 15-month-old baby
We’ve resolved Nigeria must not break, say governors
N381bn health insurance fund: Minister, NHIS, HMOs trade words
Senate plans bill to check high house rents
Stop pasting 2019 posters for me – Niger gov
Yoruba don’t need to meet Osinbajo – ARG
Father, son abducted, killed Ondo APC chief – Police
Don advocates e-voting for pre-2019 elections
CSOs reject Petroleum Industry Governance Bill
Leading ANA was quite challenging for me – Olu Obafemi
Suspected cult members set house ablaze, kill three
Growing population of IDPs in N’East alarming, says UN
Responding to emerging flood disasters
Fayose holds victory rally, accuses Buhari of nepotism
Reforming education for national development
Kidnappers write to another Lagos school, vow to abduct pupils
Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo rearrested, solicits N.1m for bail perfection
Gunpowder explodes, burns teenager’s hands in bizarre ritual to recover lost laptop
Govt demolition of Lagos communities illegal, court rules
Makarfi’s PDP lists nation’s woes, hails Osinbajo
INEC registers 65, 915 new voters in Lagos
Buhari can’t be compared with David, Fani-Kayode tells Bakare
How to manage time at work
Strategy for building consulting business
NNPC sustains losses, records N39.3bn deficit in four months
Agricultural finance fund closes at $65.9m, says FG
Indonesian firm to build refinery in Nigeria
Athletes tackle UNIPORT over NUGA allowances
Tornadoes return to Minna in August
Ronaldo continues scoring streak for Portugal
Tammy Abraham agrees Swansea move
Tributes flood in after Kelechi Emeteole dies in India
Victorious Rivers coach angry with players
No undeserving film can get AMAA award –Anyiam-Osigwe
Joke Silva, Jide Kosoko up game in Battleground
Woman dates 5,000 men, teaches online course on how to attract rich guys
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West make deal for surrogate for their third child
Editorial: Responding to emerging flood disasters
Flood alerts: A time to restructure
In times like this, Nigeria needs real statesmen
Neither Islamic nor Christian studies
Police dismiss ACP, three ASPs for indiscipline


ThisDay


 

Obaseki Appoints Ihonvbere, THISDAY Editor , Five Others as Special Advisers
NNPC Prioritises Security of Onshore, Shallow Waters Assets to Keep up Oil Production
Alleged N4 . 6 bn Fraud: Fani -Kayode Asks Court to Stop Trial
NCC Steps in , Says Etisalat’ s Licence Not Transferable
PDP Condemns Hate Speech, Urges Dialogue on Restructuring
Back Senate’s stance on conference report 
Nigeria’s Crude Oil Exports to Surpass One-year High in August
Kogi West Submits Petition on Melaye’s Recall to INEC
ARG: Yoruba Do Not Need Consultative Meeting with Osinbajo
Nigeria to Become World’s Third Most Populous Country by 2050
South-south Govs will Fight Amendment of NLNG Act, Says Wike
Education Minister: CRK Now Compulsory Subject in Schools
NNPC Prioritises Security of Onshore, Shallow Waters Assets to Keep up Oil Production
CSOs: Senate S’East Caucus Helped FG out of Logjam Caused by Kanu’s Detention
Onaiyekan: Abuse of Federal Character Act Fuelling Agitations, Tension
Interpol, ECOWAS Police Assisted in the Arrest of Evans, Says IG
Alleged N4.6bn Fraud: Fani-Kayode Asks Court to Stop Trial
World Bank Okays $961m Facility for Out-of-School Children, Kaduna Economic Programme
New UK Minister for Africa to Develop, Deepen Relations with Continent
FCT Minister to Partner NCAC in Promoting Cultural Heritage
Waziri Adio, Nine Others Become ALIWA’s Latest Alumni
Kaduna Electric Donates Relief Materials to IDPs
Bayelsa Journalist Arrested for Suspected Militancy Dead, Allege Colleagues
Lassa Fever: Five Cases Confirmed in Ondo
Court Remands Alleged Kidnappers of Tulip School Students in Kuje Prison
Mambilla Violence: Police Confirm Seven Dead, CP Relocates to Restore Normalcy
Ikorodu Residents Nab Suspected Cultist
Man Caught Defiling Lover’s 15-month-old Baby in Bayelsa
Suspected Kidnappers Arrested in Ondo
Police, DSS, Army Conduct Operation Show of Force to Combat Crimes in Kano
Witnesses Storm Court to Attest to Goje’s Financial Prudence
Southern Youths Threaten Mass Secession, Call for Urgent Referendum
Study: Famine Looms in Nigeria, Yemen, Somalia
CBN Engages Ogun Farmers, SME Operators on Financial Inclusion
Keystone Bank Restates Support for SMEs
Conoil Records N2.8bn Profit, to Pay N2.2bn Dividend
‘Nigeria Needs $1.4bn to Purchase STBs for Digital Switch Over’
Minister Facilitates $4bn Telecoms Investment to Nigeria
Again, APC Plans Congresses for September
Sani to El-Rufai: Forget Presidency, Concentrate on Governance in Kaduna 
Starvation in a Land of Plenty
Minister Wants HMOs Scrapped over Alleged Mismanagement of N531bn
Blood Donors as Life Savers
Healthcare Funding: Partners are No Replacement for Govt, Says Ene
Oyibo: Access to Diagnosis Key to Malaria Treatment
PMGMAN Lauds Govt Decision on Local Vaccines Production
Dalung, NFF, LMC Mourn as Emeteole Dies
Heavyweights Germany, Chile in Battle Royale
NPFL: Tornadoes Set to Return to Minna in August
Cameroon Coach Angry at Traffic Delays
The Lord is My Shepherd…
EDITORIAL: INCESSANT COLLAPSE OF BUILDINGS


The Nation


Governors tell agitators: Nigeria must remain one
Why govt appealed Saraki’s acquittal
Over 300 houses affected in Ibadan flood, says NEMA
$1.2b: Banks seek Etisalat’s probe
NCC, CBN wade into Etisalat debt crisis
PDP commends Osinbajo on tension-dousing steps
Woman catches 50yr-old lover raping her 15yr-old daughter
Ogun govt to residents: Vacate areas near Ogun River, others
Osinbajo to governors: Ensure safety of all Nigerians in your state
El-Rufai denies awarding contracts to wife, cronies
Suspected herdsmen rape, behead woman in Edo
Top rules for sophisticated guys
MOSOP condemns violence, killings in Ogoni community
Suspected criminals set family house ablaze, kill three in Rivers
Eid-il-Fitr: Osun offers 30th edition of free train to indigenes 
Fear grips UNIMAID after Boko Haram attack
Osinbajo at UNIZIK for law teachers’ conference
Students nab four burglars
Don to govt: establish national emergency centre
Need for young people to donate blood
Personal reflections on Biafra
UNILAG students walk against suicide
NFF mourns as Kelechi ‘Caterpillar’ Emeteole dies
Ajanah: We must beat Pillars for our fans
Dalung rues Emetole’s death
Tornadoes set for August return to Bako kontagora stadium
Eguma still confident of Rivers United qualification
Rivers United players reject allowances
Ogunbote: Emeteole’s death a great loss
‘True federalism ‘ll keep Nigeria together’
Obiano ‘ll be re-elected, says Emecheta
How to develop Edo North, by Senator
Fathia Balogun shoots advocacy movie
10 finalists emerge in GCGT7
Nigerian media celebrate World Music Day
Chronic insomnia and trainload of troubles (3)
‘Your toe nails can save your health’
West African Police’ cooperation led to Evans’ arrest, says IGP
Otodo Gbame residents’ eviction unlawful, says court
Alfa bags 14 years jail for attempted robbery
Bayelsa publishers allege death of colleague in DSS custody
Top rules for sophisticated guys
Seven ways to build a stronger Linkedin profile
NBC rewards schools’debate winners
ASUU to Ambode: Save LASU before it collapses
Teachers must go through regular checks, says TRCN
Firm launches EduCheck
Indonesia to build 10,000bpd refinery in Nigeria
PenCom: Fed Govt’s workers enrolment begins next week
BoI to fund agro-processing sector in Edo
Govt records progress in generation, says Fashola


Vanguard


Herdsmen Kill One In Delta Community
 Caging The Ijaw Egbesu
 Phantom Company Uses Dead Man’s Property To Obtain N145m Loan
 Sexual Activity Of Youths In Lagos Communities Worrisome — AHI
 Imo Mourns Kelechi Emeteole
 Lagos And The War Against Kidnapping
 DMO To Issue N100bn Islamic Bond Month End
 24 Hours Port Operations: Customs Demands Manifest Before Vessels’ Arrival
 OTODO GBAME: Court Restrains Lagos From Further Waterfront Communities Eviction
 Gov Ortom Sacks Exams Board Boss, Others
 Ajudua Makes Case For Sickle Cell Awareness
 Kogi Lecturers Suspend Strike
 Return To Site Or Refund Mobilization Fees, NDDC Orders Contractors
 Army Worms Destroy Crops Worth Over N1bn In A-Ibom
 Woman, 26, Docked For ‘abducting’ Teenage Lover
 Court Orders Parties To Stay Action On Project
Make Judges, Non-lawyers LPDC Members – Prof Ojukwu
Fayose To Run For Presidency In 2019, Says Buhari Has Failed Nigerians
$3m Bribery Scandal: ICPC Gets Nod To Re-arraign Farouk Lawan, July 5
Classification Of Movies: NFVCB Takes Campaign To Schools
US Envoy Tasks Nigerian Film Makers On Creativity
Obaseki Celebrates Victor Uwaifo
Actress Maryam Charles Shows Off Her New Man
I Wrote JAMB And I Was Jammed – Bisola
Many Will Go To Jail For My Recall, Says Dino Melaye
2019 Elections: We Need Funds For Diaspora Voting – INEC
Breaking: INEC Receives 52.3% Signatures On Dino’s Recall
S/African Sprinters Threaten Fasuba’s 100m Record
FIFA Confed. Cup: Cameroon Seek Pound Of Flesh Of Australia
Problems? What Problems? Ronaldo On Target In Portugal Win
Ronaldo Heads Portugal Past Russia At Confederations Cup


The Sun


Sanctions: US regrets Russian decision to cancel talks
Says Moscow ‘hacked’ 21 states in election
Capital police to guard prayer grounds, parks during Eid el-Fitr
Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as first heir
Russian diplomat to head UN anti-terror office
Nigeria rated low in reading
Court remands 5 abductors of Nigeria/Turkish school pupils in prison
Council workers’ protest grounds Delta over 15 months salary debt
UNHCR donates sanitation equipment to IDPs in Yobe
Igbo elders visit IVM, Nnewi, task kinsmen on industrial devt
Banks seek probe of Etisalat fund
…Licence not transferable –NCC
Insurance: NAICOM blows hot over late submission of audited financial statements
2019: Gov. Ugwuanyi and Enugu traders’ endorsement 
Monarchs at war
• Rumble in Ekiti communities over chairmanship of traditional council
 Rain of pain : Five-day downpour destroys bridge linking North with South-Wes
•Thousands of commuters stranded; travellers in desperate search for food, water •
Igbo and their trapped trillions
DANDELION: Wonderful Beauty Provider
A trilogy on twins: Conjoined twins
Ubah Games Village: An economic boon to Nigeria
Wanted: A new generation of time keepers
‘FRSC needs  psychiatric attention’
Modernity is by subscription, not imposition
FESTAC Passport Office undergoing reforms, says PCO, Amareze
FG must reform LGs urgently before autonomy -Gov. Ahmed
Nigerian youths can get country out of recession -Okeke
Why Tinubu embraced Obanikoro again –Ajomale
Banks seek probe of Etisalat fund
Insurance: NAICOM blows hot over late submission of audited financial statements
4 Signs a business venture is going nowhere
NFF, Dalung mourns Kelechi ‘Caterpillar’ Emeteole
FIFA Confederations Cup : Ronaldo’s header sinks Russia
Seka is VAT Wonder Goal No. 4 Winner
NDDC to explore new funding patterns to boost devt
NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather today
2015 hajj stampede: NAHCON yet to account for 5 pilgrims
EDITORIAL: Rehabilitation of Apapa – Wharf Road



The Guardian 


Makarfi’s PDP okays restructuring
South-South governors may oppose amendment to NLNG Act
IS blows up Mosul mosque where Baghdadi became ‘caliph’
FG denies removing CRK from secondary school curriculum
Residents arrest suspected Badoo member in Ikorodu
Tension as suspected herdsmen rape, behead woman
Sub-regional intelligence gathering aided Evans’ arrest’
FG seeks N3b for measles campaign
Ondo records five cases of Lassa fever
Ronaldo on target in Portugal win
Tsonga latest star to slump at Queen’s
Confederations Cup: Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russia
Eguma rues missed chances in Rivers United win
Nigerian football family mourns Kelechi ‘Caterpillar’ Emeteole
Adeleye has no business on AFN board, Ebewele tells appeals committee
MAN, Negris partner to end power challenges in industrial firms
Banks seek EFCC investigation of Etisalat over $1.2 billion loan
Clearing agents lament huge demurrage caused by Apapa roads
NPA to enforce 24 hours operations at ports
Optimising your immune system this rainy season
Editorial : Governance at the state level
A timely intervention
Matters arising
Goodbye, Abubakar Momoh
Tales from the states
MAN, Negris partner to end power challenges in industrial firms
Banks seek EFCC investigation of Etisalat over $1.2 billion loan
Clearing agents lament huge demurrage caused by Apapa roads
NPA to enforce 24 hours operations at ports
Editorial: Governance at the state level
Fayose’s victory rally raises tempo of Ekiti politics
Jibrin and his many troubles in Kano
Osun, Anambra youths endorse Hussein, Offodile for APC, UPP
APC councillorship candidate’s daughter kidnapped in Lagos
Elsie needs N8m for immediate kidney transplant
Jackie Kennedy watch fetches nearly $380K in New York 
Comedy host Noah ‘stopped eight-10 times’ by US police
Russell Crowe to lead new Asian film jury in Australia

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