News Headlines June 24,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

News Headlines June 24,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Insecurity: Lawmakers dump official vehicle number plates
Awkward Moment with Jude Orhorha
9ice’S typical DAY
My first…Sunkkey Snoop
FG, A’Ibom partner for capacity training
Govt to profile northerners living in Edo
Why Nigerian universities are socially irrelevant – Okebukola
Lawyer loses SAN rank over Ondo PDP crisis
Walking keeps heart healthy, says firm
We’ll scare kidnappers away with ‘juju’ –Lagos schoolteachers
FG targets $1bn revenue under new tax initiative
PSP operators vs Lagos: Judge expels journalists from courtroom
Melaye sues INEC, asks court to stop recall process
ICPC freezes accounts of family owing Afe Babalola $10m
Eid-el-Fitri: Ambode to host Muslims in 20 centres
Customs impounds 15 smuggled vehicles in Oyo
Eid: IG orders tight security at prayer grounds nationwide
S’Court sacks Taraba senator, Reps member, Hembe
Court dismisses suit seeking Tambuwal’s removal
Lagos-Ibadan Road, others: Afenifere, Ohanaeze flay N’Assembly
EFCC arraigns judge for $260,000, N8.6m unlawful enrichment
Kidnapping: IG orders police protection for schools
Lagos land grabbing kingpin fails to meet bail conditions
Revealed: Over 3,000 policemen killed in B’Haram insurgency not insured
CCT appeal: Senators vow to back Saraki, accuse FG of witch-hunt
Eid-el-Fitr: DSS uncovers terrorists’ plan to bomb praying grounds
Eid-el-Fitr: Police, NSCDC deploy 7,000 men in Nasarawa, Kano
Vehicular movement restricted in Maiduguri
Female IDPs seek Osinbajo’s intervention on detained husbands
We’re still looking for Arewa youths–Moshood, NPF spokesperson
Still on Evans…
Yomi Fash Lanso knocks Nigerian pastors
Criticisms made Hallelujah Challenge bigger –Nathaniel Bassey
Would you report to the police if you discovered your spouse is a criminal?
Ogoja residents protest against gangster killings
Gangsters kill preacher, chop off man’s buttock in A’Ibom
I collapsed when Leventis crashed out of Africa in 1987 – Mastoroudes
Armed robbery suspects refuse to be paraded in Rivers
Ex-militants hail N300bn amnesty budget increase, warn against protests
Blind man threatens to drag clinic to court over rights violation
How Evans kidnapped, killed my 86-year-old father after collecting N15m – Ex-Super Eagles player
Woman jailed for using teenagers, other as sex workers
I can open any vehicle, says dismissed soldier turned car thief
I bought my three pump action guns from Lagos Police Command –US returnee
Rivers information commissioner, tam-george, resigns
Agitations: Osinbajo in for a rough ride
[Updated] Taraba gov mourns media aide, Giwa
Supreme Court sacks PDP Senator Danladi
Chris Giwa defects to PDP, says party holds key to better Nigeria
Judicial commission probing Fayemi begins sitting
Amaechi’s wife didn’t extort money from us – Ex-Rivers LG bosses
$1.2bn loan: UAE-based largest shareholder pulls out of Etisalat
FG begins special training for community tax officers
BoI, Ebonyi set up N2bn fund for MSMEs
N’Assembly investigates alleged expatriate quota breach at ExxonMobil
Halifield boss stresses importance of skill development
Nigeria may attain highest aviation safety rating by year-end
My special ritual before every show –Tope Alabi
I pray god touches Fayose’s heart so he doesn’t remove our sacred tree–Olukere
As bankers in those days, our lifestyles were monitored–Ambrose Feese, ex minister
Chinese contractor abandons Rivers stadium renovation after N2.9bn payment
Eguma wary of Shooting Stars threat
Zenith B’ball League: First Bank, Dolphins maintain winning run
Winners emerge in NNPC/SNEPCO tourney
Turkish clubs Sivasspor, Goztepe chase Emenike
Missing out on a prize in secondary school inspired me– Oluwasona, Babcock graduate
Lagos State to add scrabble to schools’ curriculum
‘Some parents aid sexual abuse in children’
From choristers to pop stars: Talents Nigerian churches have lost
Criticisms made Hallelujah Challenge bigger –Nathaniel Bassey
Yomi Fash Lanso knocks Nigerian pastors
I was in boxers when we were evicted from our Ajegunle home –Kcee
The bad side of being Miss Pepeye –Bolatito Sowunmi
Beauty queen urges support for the underprivileged
Nightmare as collapsed Tantabu bridge, rail track trap commuters
We’re treated like lepers for staying alive after our husbands’ death –Widows
Lagos community where every resident has sad tales of ‘killer’ bus stop
Agony of deaf Nigerians in the hands of doctors who don’t understand them
Ifeakandu’s story for 2017 Caine Prize is 3D
Short-sightedness in separatist agitation
When slavemasters are in power

ThisDay



Dangers of Excessive Alcohol in Men
DSS Arrests Terrorists Planning Attacks on Cities during Sallah
UNICEF: Adamawa Needs 6,000 Health Workers to Address Health Challenges
Court Grants Beji, Niger PDP Chairman, Bail
Hisbah Arrests 3 Traders for Selling Expired Fruit Juice in Sokoto
ALBON, AMTO, BTOA, Others to Merge in 60 Days
Jetvan Improves Service Quality for Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
PAN to Introduce Peugeot 301 Midlife Series
Coscharis Motors Offer Discounts on Jaguar Land Rover Parts
Company Launches Online Internet Cab Booking in Edo
Nigeria ‘sTourism on a Bumpy Road
Rotimi Amaechi : The God Mentality
The ‘Kaduna Declaration’: Of Ultimatums and Counter-ultimatums -A Word of Caution…
El-Rufai, Tunde Bakare and the Groove From Timex Social Club
Dokun Adedeji: Taming Drug Abuse in Nigeria
Nigerian Creative Community at US Consul General’s Residence
Chibuike Amaechi Delivers 1st CKN News Annual Lectures
The Lagos Leather Fair
Faith Women Fellowship Ministry Celebrates 31Years Anniversary
Hear The Voices of Reason and Wisdom
EDITORIAL: THE TUBERCULOSIS BURDEN


The Nation


 Sallah: DSS averts plot to bomb major cities
How top South East bizmen shared loot with me —Evans
$1.2b Etisalat loan: CBN, NCC wade in to save jobs
Ambode, Akiolu back Osinbajo’s reconciliatory moves to quell ethnic agitations
 Alleged double registration: INEC retrieves back-up machine on Kogi governor
 Igbo quit notice: No cause for alarm, says military
 Tackling child pneumonia with technology
Saraki to FG: I’m not perturbed by your appeal suit
Ekundayo to fight for world title
Mikel tasks Tianjin Teda ahead Guangzhou R&F clash
Why it took me long to accept Aruna Quadri’s proposal- Wife
Swimmer Dan Wallace suspended over drink driving
Five months pregnant Montano runs in 800m race
Court sacks APC Senator, orders him to return salaries
Sokoto guber tussle: Court affirms Tambuwal’s election
Chris Giwa defects to PDP, says it holds key to better Nigeria
How to reduce sickle cell patients, by hospital
Burn victim needs N2m for surgery
Firm introduces early cancer detection machine
NSCDC arrests motorcycle-snatching syndicate in Nasarawa
Businessman bags one year imprisonment for attempted rape
‘I brought fresh human skull home five years ago’
Two docked for setting woman ablaze
Common reasons visa applications get rejected
REA, varsities sign MoU for energizing education Programme
Okomu Oil Plc rakes in N14.3 bn in 2016
How to approach trading?
Revenue board seals NDDC’s office in Yenagoa over N336m tax liability


Vanguard


 How My Girlfriend Caused My Downfall —EVANS
 Melaye Drags INEC To Court, Moves To Stop Recall Process
 IGP Seeks Death Sentence For Evans, Others
 Badoo’ Hacks Couple To Death In Ikorodu
 EFCC Operatives Storm Abuja Estate Over N2 Billion Probe
 Harrysong Welcomes Twins With Abuja Girlfriend
 Evans: Drama As Court Grants Bail To 3 Suspects
 I Want A Butt Implant But I’m Scared — Bobrisky
 Agony Of A Sports Family: How Nigeria Abandoned Aladefa To Die – Sister
 5 Nigerians Picked As 2017 NBA Drafts
 Confessions Of Married Women:
 2face Support IDPs On World Refugee Day
 Herdsmen Had A Different Agenda In Benue
 Eva Alordia’s Secret Desires For A Baby
 I’m Going To Set A World Record With Rap, Vector Boasts
 How States Can Become Self-sufficient Through Palm Oil Production—Agwu
 Chief Of Naval Staff Commends Progress In DICON
Melaye Drags INEC To Court, Moves To Stop Recall Process
Badoo’ Hacks Couple To Death In Ikorodu
EFCC Operatives Storm Abuja Estate Over N2 Billion Probe
Evans: Drama As Court Grants Bail To 3 Suspects
Evans Goes On His Knees Begging Victims
DSS Busts Terrorists’ Plot To Attack Kano, Infiltrate Shiites On Sallah Day
FG’s Appeal Against CCT Judgment: Iam Unperturbed, Says Saraki
Who Is Your Ideal Partner?
2face Support IDPs On World Refugee Day
Breaking: Supreme Court Sacks Benue Reps Member Hembe, Orders Him To Return All Salaries Collected
Sokoto: Court Declines To Sack Tambuwal
Saraki To FG: Your Appeal Lacks Substance, I’m Not Perturbed
Breaking: Supreme Court Sacks Taraba Senator Abubakar Danladi, Orders Him To Return All Salaries Collected
Delta Govt Approves Completion Of Asaba Stadium, Others
Lagos Gov Pledges Support For Blind Football Devt
Grateful Barca Shower Praise On Qatar



The Guardian


DSS arrests terrorists planning attack on Sallah Day
It’s ordinary Nigerians that can decide whether we’ll live together or not, says Onaiyekan
Kemi DaSilva-Ibru
‘Security operatives shot Shiites members during procession’
I’m not perturbed by FG’s appeal against CCT ruling, says Saraki
Taraba killings: Security chiefs relocate to Mambilla Plateau
Osinbajo blames Nigerian elites over Biafran agitation, ultimatum by Northern youths
Eviction notice: Do not panic, DGQ assures Nigerians
EFCC’s bid to inject fresh evidence stalls Jonathan’s cousin’s $40m contract trial
Eight-time champion Federer eases into 13th Halle semi-final
Latest NTF’s number four ranking delights Edwards
Bribery allegation shocks Sports Appeals Committee
Unearthing a forgotten true Nigerian sports hero
At 70, Masteroudes reminisces on the team that changed Nigerian club football
It is a European affair
Bayelsa seals NDDC’s office in Yenagoa over N336m tax liability
I’m not perturbed by FG’s appeal against CCT ruling, says Saraki
Taraba killings: Security chiefs relocate to Mambilla Plateau
Osinbajo blames Nigerian elites over Biafran agitation, ultimatum by Northern youths
Eviction notice: Do not panic, DGQ assures Nigerians
EFCC’s bid to inject fresh evidence stalls Jonathan’s cousin’s $40m contract trial
National Assembly is not doubtful of its powers – Aliyu Sabi-Abdullahi
Eight-time champion Federer eases into 13th Halle semi-final
Latest NTF’s number four ranking delights Edwards
Bribery allegation shocks Sports Appeals Committee
Unearthing a forgotten true Nigerian sports hero
At 70, Masteroudes reminisces on the team that changed Nigerian club football
Rivers commissioner resigns 24 hours after sack of colleague
Supreme Court sacks PDP senator, APC rep
Alleged land-grabber fails to meet bail conditions
Lagos sets up 20 centres for Ramadan celebration
Johnny Depp apologizes for Trump assassination joke
Movie producer seeks support for female filmmakers
Bollywood star Khan’s latest Eid release hits screens
‘Early detection remains key to defeating Scoliosis’

The Sun


Billionaire kidnapper’s Escape plot : Evans’ wife, kids change name, acquire Ghanaian passports
 Accra police launches probe
Men and prostate enlargement, urinary problems and diabetes
North has hidden agenda over quit notice – Prof. Nwosu
Supreme Court sacks Senator, House of Reps member
Orders them to cough out Salaries/allowances within 90 days
Lagos remains home to all tribes, nationalities – Ambode, Akiolu
Saraki unfazed by FG’s CCT judgement appeal
We’re treated as animals
Police recruits lament hunger, poor facilities in training school
Jailed beauty queen speaks from prison
I have no money to pay my accusers, she insists We won’t dethrone her – Pageant organisers
Police inspector’s murder: Lagos monarch weeps in cell
Arewa youths can’t force us to leave North – Eze-Igbo, Kaduna
We welcome Arewa youths’ call for referendum – Nnamdi Kanu’s younger brother
Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier : Amuneke gives tips on how to beat Cameroon
Why NBB of C made Primate Ayodele Life Patron
Ahead Cameroon clash: NFF to enforce new camp rule for Eagles
Sallah: IG orders massive deployment of policemen nationwide
EDITORIAL: Bringing kidnappers to justice
Why my husband follows me to location Nkiru Umeh, actress
Ahmed Maiwada: I dig deeper into imaginative realms
Spouse: When we make the choice
Vanity upon Evanity


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