News Headlines July 11,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

News Headlines July 11,  2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo 

The Punch

Hyenas, jackals’ll be ejected from the kingdom – Buhari’s wife
Reno Omokri and the celebration of ignorance
OPEC may ask Nigeria, Libya to cut output
Flyover, RoW stall new Lagos-Ibadan rail project
S’East, S’South govs forge alliance on restructuring
Ex-minister denies involvement in plot to unseat Osinbajo
Etisalat begins exit from Nigeria
INEC pastes notice of verification for Melaye’s recall
Edo gov: S’Court affirms Obaseki’s election, Ize-Iyamu hails verdict
Floods: Govt to build retention pond for rainwater
Bankers arrested for defrauding customers of N150m
Cult members shoot dead NDA undergraduate
Money, phones disappear as police abandon accident victims
Masquerader chases student to death Falana, Balarabe, CACOL, others condemn amnesty bill for looters
You can’t impeach Osinbajo, Faparusi tells Senate
Alaafin backs restructuring, says current system retrogressive
B’Haram’s links with Mali terrorists, threat to Nigeria –Buratai
Stranded pilgrims: Aviation minister’s absence halts Reps probe
Ondo FMC director risks one-month jail over doctors’ salaries
Ikeme: Shorunmu warns Rohr over Enyeama, backs Akpeyi
Man City accept £25m Leicester bid for Iheanacho
EFCC sent assassins after me, bugged my phones –Patience
CHAN: Ezenwa, Odey top list
Our mum didn’t die of domestic violence –Ex-NBA president’s children
Akpobolokemi’s ally diverted NIMASA’s N745m —Witness
Osinbajo gives contractors two weeks to complete Niger bridge
American gets $250,000 bail for $565,000 fraud
PDP didn’t win Osun senatorial election – APC
Floods: Govt to build retention pond for rainwater
Cult members shoot dead NDA undergraduate
Kerosene explosion kills one in Akwa Ibom
Commuters stranded as BRT drivers protest non-payment of allowances
Pastor attacks CLO’s secretary, stabs him in the eye
‘Where’s your father?’ Nigerians corner Zahra Buhari on Twitter
INEC shuns court ruling, continues Melaye’s recall process
Osun by-election: APC can learn from its defeat, says Onyeama
Lagos PDP lawmaker defects to APC
Trump justifies daughter’s G20 meeting, says Hillary Clinton’ll do same
LG boss threatens to sue parents who failed to present children for immunisation
Osun by-election: Fayose congratulates Adeleke, says Isiaka didn’t die in vain
How to resolve executive-legislature face-off over Magu –Professor
OPEC may ask Nigeria, Libya to cut output
Etisalat begins exit from Nigeria
FG moves to insure national assets
CBN to intensify fight against money laundering, others
NERC begins forceful revenue collection from power firms
Man City accept £25m Leicester bid for Iheanacho
CHAN: Ezenwa, Odey top list
Odegbami warns Eagles about Cameroon threat
Zenith Bank b’ball league: Heavyweights show their class
Bells win cycling event
Minister calls for skill-based courses in varsities
Fraud: OAU lecturers protest ex-VC’s detention
209 matriculate at Adegbenro ICT poly
BIU graduates 60 first class students
VC tasks researchers on cassava production
W.TEC, Intel empower female undergraduates
Editorial: Magu and Senate’s rascality
A transport geographer’s view of Nigeria’s transport problems
National Assembly’s power of (mis)appropriation


After S ’Court Victory , Obaseki Pledges to Work Harder
Cabal in Dilemma over Buhari’ s Fate , Fayose Alleges
Osinbajo Meets Saraki , Dogara over Executive -N’ Assembly Dispute
Just In
Etisalat Group Confirms Withdrawal from the Country
• Gives Nigerian telco three weeks to phase out brand, remains silent on loan repayment • EMTS: Discussions ongoing on continued use of Etisalat…
Aisha Buhari: Hyenas, Jackals Will Soon Be Evicted from My Husband’s…
Blame Executive, Not Senate for Magu’s Non-confirmation, Melaye Insists
Court Stops NJC from Inviting Justice Ademola over Withdrawn Petition
Oil Price Rises to $47 as Producers Weigh Libya, Nigeria Output Caps
I & E Forex Window Records $3.8bn Transactions
FG’s New Industrial Council Unfolds Commitment to Infrastructure Development
..Targets Dec 2018 for Completion of Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Rail
Suleja Flood: Death Toll Increases to 13
Nigeria’s GDP to Hit $595bn by 2020
Taraba Kilings: 15,000 Families Displaced, Miyetti Allah Demands Judicial Panel of Inquiry
EFCC to Arraign Industrial Court Judge, Fishim Tomorrow for Alleged Corruption
South-south Governors Appoint Dickson as Forum Chairman
Dogara: Effective Local Government System Panacea for Rising Public Discontent
Osun West Poll: Fayose Praises Aregbesola’s Maturity, Congratulates Adeleke
FG to Restructure Discos’ Debts to Other Operators
APC Wades into Crisis in Enugu Chapter
ACF Rebukes Pro-Buhari Group
APDA Dissolves Media Committee, to Constitute Board of Trustees Soon
Nigerian Political Landscape Worrisome, Says CSO
Leave Osinbajo to Work, Bala Mohammed Tells Politicians
Alaafin: We Need Restructure Because Bulk of Nigeria’s Oil Money Goes to North
We’ll Embark on Holistic Solutions to Permanently Address Flooding, Says Ambode
Osinbajo Meets Saraki, Dogara over Executive-N’Assembly Dispute
Okonjo-Iweala Re-appointed Chair of Gavi
Contempt: Court Jails FMC CMD
Moghalu: Leadership under Threat Worldwide
LCCI Hosts Economic Development Discourse
Access Bank Announces Beneficiaries of its Empowerment Scheme
Increased Demand for Banking Stocks Lifts Index by 0.48%
Nigerian Companies Yet to Fully Access $600m Local Content Fund, Seven…
Division Threatens New Anti-corruption Policy
A Cry for Justice in the Army
Recalling Dino Melaye
A Bold Socio-cultural Awakening
Wali Stable Emerges Best Team at Bauchi Polo Tournament
NFPL: Victory in Six-goal Thriller Excites Coach Udi
Wimbledon 2017: Querrey Sets up Q’final Clash with Murray
Wolves Replace Ikeme with Once-capped England Goalkeeper
Yusuf Lists Ezenwa, Odey, 28 Others for CHAN
Chi Onwurah MP: ‘British, not Nigerian’

The Nation

Jackals, hyenas around Buhari ’ll go, says wife
Etisalat to quit Nigeria
How ex-NIMASA DG, others stole N754m, witness tells court
Lagos-Ibadan rail ready next year
Alaafin: Nigeria must restructure
NEC pastes notice of Melaye’s recall process
Presidency/Senate power game: The issues at stake
Nigeria, EU agree to enhance security, economic cooperation
Ex-lawmaker seeks smooth Presidency, lawmakers’ relationship
A nation without leaders
SON shuts seven firms for substandard steel
Dangote showers cash on Ife clash victims
Corruption trial: Court grants ex-Air chief permission to travel abroad
Osun West by-election: Fayose congratulates Adeleke
Kwara NSCDC parades five for cement ‘theft’
UNILAG generates N5m from waste recycling
Mayweather Needs McGregor Fight Cash to Pay IRS
Wimbledon: Nadal Crashes Out, Djokovic Match Postponed
Roberto Carlos eyes full team gets ninth child
Aston Villa legend Petrov rallies support for Ikeme
Murray reaches Wimbledon quarter-finals for 10th straight year
Wimbledon:Kerber knocked out by Muguruza, loses top spot
Oyo 2019: Can Ibadan retain power?
Group calls for harmonious executive-legislature relationship
Niger  Speaker: Lawmakers not in support of council autonomy
Accident victims to get free treatment – Health Emergency Initiative
Exploding whipped cream dispenser kills fitness blogger
Dangers inherent in using whipped cream dispenser
Court orders arrest of three persons for ‘forgery’
Assembly insists on council chief’s suspension
Ambode: Lagos‘ll enhance laws to fight flood
Badoo: Clamp down on ritualists, group Enugu awards N30m scholarships to 300 students
Ondo pledges to upgrade School of Nursing, Akure
The sex education debate
Foundation donates books to college
Oil rises above $44 on OPEC cap
Minister: Fed Govt’s assets adequately insured
Hosting data offshore needless capital flight
43 winners emerge at Customs e-auction


 PDP: I’ll Quit Politics If S’Court Affirms Sheriff’s Faction — Bode George
 New Hope For Nigerians Living With Autis
 Rivers PDP Urges Monarchs To Ignore Apc’s Alleged Lies
 Badoo And The Imperative Of State Police
 Court Orders EFCC To Unfreeze COMTOA’s Account
 Power Improves By 24 Percent In June
 Nigerians Resort To Home Remedies As Threat Of Untreatable Gonorrhoea Looms
 Eagles Must Beat Cameroon – Kpakor World Bank Advocates Single Regulatory Authority For Free Zones
 Mike Emenalo: From Rangers To Chelsea FC
 Ife Crisis: Ooni, Emir Of Kano Witness Dangote’s N50m Donation
 Amaechi Is Forcing Down Order In Rivers APC — Nwuke
 Mastercard Is Committed To Africa’s Growth
 Towards The Knowledge Economy
 Building Collapse: Stakeholders Task SON On Specialised Dept For Building Materials
Oil Trades Near Two-week Low Amid Talk Of Libya, Nigeria Caps
 UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE: Avon HMO Seeks Right Regulatory Framework For Private Sector
0809: Another Brand Name Change Coming
What Do We Make Of A Country Where An Individual Owns A Fleet Of Private Jet…? — Okogie
Igbo Youths Out Of Tune With What We Want – Ohanaeze
Supreme Court Affirms Obaseki’s Victory, Dismisses Ize-Iyamu’s Appeal
Naira Watch: Naira Appreciates As NAFEX Transactions Hit $3.8bn
Thousands Flee California Fires, State Of Emergency In British Columbia
Hyenas, Jackals Will Soon Be Sent Out Of The Kingdom – Aisha Buhari
I Am Not Part Of Any Plot To Remove Osinbajo, Declares Bala Mohammed
Restructuring: Anioma’s Position
Searching For A Partner?
So What If You’re Having An Affair With Your Friend’s Husband!?
My Parents Fight A Lot
Zahra Indimi Reveals Buhari’s Health Situation
Reno Omokri, Sen. Ndume Spar On Facebook
IAAF World Championships: AFN Trials Run Into A Hitch
Echiejile Launches 100 Smiles Football Initiative
Zenith Women B’ball League: Dolphins Win, Sunshine Lose

The Guardian

ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi reported dead
Boko Haram executes eight for defying ‘Sharia police’
US, Qatar sign agreement on fighting terrorism
Doubts over Brexit mount as May marks a year in power
We are yet to determine cut off marks for 2017- JAMB
Heavy rain displaces 2,000 in Katsina
Etisalat Nigeria says change of name will not affect operations
Iraqi prime minister hails victory over ‘brutality and terrorism’ in Mosul
Rooney to start for Everton on Africa trip
Djokovic survives injury, blasts state of Centre Court
James Rodriguez joins Bayern Munich on loan
Conte eyes Morata to cure Lukaku hangover
Liverpool sign young gun Solanke from Chelsea
Kylian Mbappe: Arsenal keen on signing teenage sensation
Things to know about Bitcoin
Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs becomes the largest entrepreneurship network in the world
How DMO paid N4.8tr servicing domestic debt interest in five years
Shippers’ Council becomes stricter on port regulations compliance
The deceptive seduction of secession
Editorial: Attracting defaulters into the tax net
Anambra 2017: No odds against Obiano
Lagos and the Floating Village of Cambodia
NLNG amendment act: The needed truth
Silhouette of a new future
Kogi’s attorney-general wrong on Melaye’s recall, says Nigerian Senate
Supreme Court upholds election of Obaseki as governor
Reps under pressure to swear in Hembe’s replacement
APC chief carpets Odigie-Oyegun for Osun senatorial poll defeat
Death toll in Suleja flood disaster rises to 13
How MTN employees, bankers ‘fleeced’ customers of N150m
Madonna takes kids back to Malawi to open hospital
‘Spider-Man’ casts a wide web to top weekend box office
‘Game of Thrones’: Winter is finally here
Fashion house Lanvin names Lapidus artistic director
Nigeria’s sovereignty is not sacrosanct, says Agbakoba
FG directs governors to execute death row inmates
Court adjourns hearing of alleged breach of contract till November 1
Firm prays court to dismiss suit against it

The Sun

Hyenas, jackals’ll be sent out of Buhari’s kingdom –Aisha
•My dad doing pretty well, Zahra From 2019: ACF, pro-Buhari group clash
Investment: 9 blue chip companies raise N339.23bn in 6 months
5 die in Rivers auto crash
South-South governors appoint Dickson as forum’s chairman
• Pursue inter-regional cooperation with South-East counterparts
Edo guber: Supreme Court affirms Obaseki’s victory
• Ize-Iyamu congratulates governor as CNPP lauds judgment
Enemies have risen against Fulani in Taraba –Miyetti Allah 
Mokwa: Osinbajo gives contractor 2 weeks to provide temporary bridge
Budget: Assembly demands Senate’s apology over Goje’s remarks
Why Etisalat  wants brand name dropped
…Threatens showdown with Nigerian investors   
2019: ACF, pro-Buhari group clash
Investment: 9 blue chip companies raise N339.23bn in 6 months
5 die in Rivers auto crash
Our witchcraft ordeal, by victims
Gridlock returns to Lagos roads
… As critical portions of major highways collapse
Supreme Court strikes at the heart of dodgy politicians
Elite behind ethnic, religious disharmony –Okiro
Quit notice: Igbo not leaving Nigeria –Ohanaeze Lagos
How 2017 budget escalated legislative-executive feud
2017 budget may suffer setback as OPEC invites Nigeria over production plan
Lagos NASME to hold maiden roundtable
e-Auction: Customs explains exclusion of intending bidders
Leicester deal: Iheanacho goes for N8.1bn
Ezenwa, Odey, 28 others called up for CHAN
Enyimba’ll return to Aba with NPFL title – Anyansi-Agwu
How to make money from Treasury Bills
VAIDS ‘ll boost IGR across Nigeria, says CITN
EDITORIAL: Stop the Badoo killings


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