News Headlines July 15, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers

News Headlines July 15, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s major newspapers
Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Banker loses wife to kidnappers five weeks after wedding
Ex-stars disagree over politicians
Federer to face Cilic in Wimbledon final
South won’t accept northern military constitution again – Ayo Adebanjo
I’ve been raped by my stepfather since I was 10 –14-year-old girl
IGP seeks Presidency’s approval to recruit 155, 000 policemen
PDP now in the hands of looters –Sheriff
Would you ask your spouse to return N10m gift from an ex-lover?
Silence on Buhari’s ailment fuelling destructive rumours – CLO
Osinbajo, Dogara meet over Presidency, NASS rift
Three feared killed in C’ River, Ebonyi communal crisis
Army accuses lawmaker, monarch of sponsoring killings in Rivers
Rivers communities beg Wike over EU water project
I lost my virginity when I came to Lagos –Humblesmith
Olamide keeps mum on killer Badoo cult
Commuters commend Fashola over intervention on Calabar-Ikom highway
IPOB attacks Anambra gov aspirant in church
Obiano launches programme to stop maternal deaths
Son kills mother over potatoes
Brothel rents out sex doll for €100 an hour
Woman jailed for dialing 999 more than 1,800 times
Bride kills self after husband refutes virginity test
My first… Onafuye Olatunji
23 ways to make sex as simple as A.B.C (1)
Why I dumped England for Nigeria – Iwobi
Man City exit good for Iheanacho – Okocha
Ezeji wants brands to emulate Eunisell
Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis begins October 6
Pinnick, Rohr visit Ikeme
Buhari mourns as Channels reporter is buried in Imo
Girls, here’s how to pass through the university and graduate as a virgin
Alleged stealing: Jubilation as court grants ex-OAU VC, bursar bail
Osinbajo, Dogara meet over Presidency, NASS rift
I sold my two months old baby for half bag of rice –20-year-old mother
Who blinks first?
Prolonged strike: LAUTECH students turn farmers, pap vendors
South won’t accept northern military constitution again – Ayo Adebanjo
Osun perm sec kidnapped, hacked to death on Abuja-Okene Road
Banker loses wife to kidnappers five weeks after wedding
I’ve been raped by my stepfather since I was 10 –14-year-old girl
Three feared killed in C’ River, Ebonyi communal crisis
IPOB attacks Anambra gov aspirant in church
 Lagos court grants bail to suspected Badoo cultists
PDP now in the hands of looters –Sheriff
I’d have burnt my PDP card if Sheriff had won – Fayose
Defection: C’River Assembly declares lawmaker’s seat vacant
SEC probes Oando, Mobil Oil now 11 Plc
Contributory pension funds’ll drive economic reforms – Ambode
Tax default: FIRS shuts FCT school, hotels
Online auction: Customs release cars to winners
‘Diaspora commission’ll attract $100bn to Nigeria annually’
Dredging study: NPA to engage international consultant
I travel with a lot of novels –Yinka Ogunde
Fayose fighting me for refusing to be his puppet – Aribisogan
Court must be ready to convict all OAU workers if Elujoba is found guilty –ASUU chairman
Ex-stars disagree over politicians
Ezeji wants brands to emulate Eunisell
Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis begins October 6
I lost my virginity when I came to Lagos –Humblesmith
Olamide keeps mum on killer Badoo cult
Budding stars thrill at Glo Laffta Fest in Abeokuta
My dad’s dancing skills earned him the nickname Jackson –Sina Rambo, Adeleke’s son
How my life changed while going to buy kerosene – Omobaba
Veteran musicians mentor quarter finalists at Ariya Repete Academy
MKO Abiola Stadium turns hotspot for teenage prostitutes
I cannot sleep; I cannot eat – Man who lost two wives, six children to Suleja flood


Tribute: UN, FG, Wife, Others to Imortalise Osotimehin as Icon
Be Guided by the Law, Conscience, CJN tells Judges
FG Wants Donor Agencies to Align Devt Initiatives with Nigeria’s Objectives,
Plastic Crating: PLAN takes Campaign to Idera, Oyingbo Markets
Kennedy Okonkwo: It’s Never Too Late to be Happy in Life
Nkeiruka Obi: Smile Train has Handled More than 25,000 Cases
Leo Stan Ekeh: Why I Don’t Want to Be Imo Governor
WISTA International shortlisted for SAFETY4SEA Sustainability Award
NCS Intercepts Contraband Worths N12m in WMC
What Senator Ndume Can Teach President Buhari and Tony Blair About… Ademola Adeleke: Owambe Goes to the Senate
Npa Implements Single Interface Examination of Cargoes
CELINE DION Gets Naked for Vogue
Ajudua’s Home For Sale?
Kay Ovia’s Heart Of Gold
Players Chelsea Hijacked from Man United
Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner
FCBESCOLA Lagos Storm Spain for Donosti Cup
Animosity between Mayweather and McGregor Grows
Emmanuel Emenike: Searching for Rediscovery in Greece
Man City Confirm £50m Signing of Walker

The Nation

 Magu: Senate gives Osinbajo 3 conditions
 Reconciliation crisis rocks PDP
 US seeks forfeiture of $100m laundered for Diezani
 Police arraign seven suspected Badoo cultists
 Whistleblowing: Police raid ex-Minister Adoke’s house
 Suspension: NHIS boss defies minister
 Osun Perm Sec abducted, murdered in Kogi
Cristiano Ronaldo Due in Court for Fraud Allegations
Teachers arraigned for raping seven schoolgirls
Salesgirl docked for stealing N553.9m from Shoprite
OAU: Student Representative Council suspends Acting President
Crawford University says hasn’t increased tuition fees
Venus Williams Fined $7,500 for Skipping TV Interview
Federer Gets by Berdych to Secure Wimbledon Final
Bonucci mobbed in Milan ahead £35m move
Mayweather and McGregor share same private jet to London
Nostalgic Vincent Enyeama shares album photo
Saraki vs. Amaechi: Friends or foes?
Olakunle Churchill leaves the past behind
NAPON decries shortage of perioperative nurses in Nigeria
EU to partner NYSC to end irregular migration of Nigerians
Keeping kidnappers at bay
‘Save polytechnic education from collapse’
Extend school feeding to tertiary schools, Fed Govt told
‘Secret of our success during recession’
How to tackle problem of homelessness, others – EUC Homes chief
What skills should I have to trade profitably?
Fed Govt ‘ll continue to borrow, says finance minister


BIAFRA: Uwazurike Tackles Kanu
 Patience Jonathan And The Future Of The Nigerian First Lady Office
 Constitutional Review: Ambode Seeks FG Exclusion From Land Matters
We Don’t Want Political Immigrants In PPA — National Chairman
Buhari’s Kingdom And The Pestilence Of Jackals And Hyenas
Corruption: Why EFCC Arraigned Former Enugu State Chief Judge
Akintola Book Launch Unifies Yoruba Political Leaders
2019: PDP Unveils Plans To Sack APC
Arsenal Make Record £123m Bid For Mbappe
USA-based Nigerian Ex-internationals Organise Soccer Clinic
1975 African Club Champions Cup Debacle, Day Mehalla Saw Wahala
Fight Against Corruption, Not Targeted Against Anybody – Osinbajo
 .I’ll Be In Villa In 2019 – Fayose
 Gov. Ugwuanyi Assures New Air Force Commander Of Support
 Police Arrest Three With Two Human Skulls In Ogun
BIAFRA: From Monologue To Dialogue And Getting To Yes?
Corruption: US To Seize $140m From Nigerian Oil Executives
Suspension: I’m Going Nowhere, Embattled NHIS Boss, Usman Dares Health Minister
It’s Wrong To Say Nigeria Can’t Be Restructured – Soyinka
Avert Another War, Danjuma, Dogonyaro, Lekwot, Others Warn
Beyonce Ends Wait, Unveils Photo Of Twins Sir, Rumi
Movie Stars Set To Shutdown Lagos Tonight
BoI Officials Visit Steph Nora Okere’s Film ‘Roberta’ Location
I Want A Man Who Can Satisfy Me — Lizzy Oraya
Mama Isabella, Sinach Inspire Me Into Music —Rising Gospel Singer, Uviesere
Buhari’s Kingdom And The Pestilence Of Jackals And Hyenas
From Senate Comes A Relief For Gunshot Victims
Obiano: Oye Says Agbaso Will Not Conduct Primaries
How We Can Truly Bounce Back— Bode George, Senators, Reps
USA-based Nigerian Ex-internationals Organise Soccer Clinic
Giroud Hints At Arsenal Exit
Federer To Face Cilic In Wimbledon Final
FG Abolishes BSc/HND Dichotomy In Paramilitary Services
UTME Admission Screening: Good WASSCE Result Is Key —Varsities
Sociologists Call For Dialogue, Enthronement Of National Identity
Olam Joins Hands With Nursery, Hatchery Fish Farmers
Nigerians ‘ll Change APC In 2019 — AHMED MAKARFI
Confessions Of A Chinese In Love With Nigeria….
Why Blame Buhari For Economic Recession?

The Sun

Soyinka counters Osinbajo, says Nigeria’s unity negotiable
13-year-old boy hangs self to protest mum’s abuse
IGP seeks approval to recruit 155,000 policemen
Nigerians no longer happy with the NLC –Wike
Woman sells baby for half bag of rice
Nigeria’s unity Not negotiable –Kalu
Evans: Wife, kids, parents demand to see kidnap kingpin
Flood fury
Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier : Disu: mistakes Rohr must not make against Cameroon
Suspension: NHIS boss defies Osinbajo, Health minister
FG hooks education colleges on central pay system
Shortfalls, delays and irregular payment of salaries will soon be a thing of the past in federal colleges
Security agents invade Adoke’s house in Okene
Abia APC caucus meets, repositions for  2019
Oge Okoye in another Instagram scandal
We’re lazy at amplifying what is good about nigeria –Folorunsho coker, NTDC DG
What has age got to do with marriage?
Never too late to find love
Dating a broke guy is big sin
Sisters: Making yourself marriageable
Igbo secession and South South oil ignorance
Is Nigeria still a nation?
How Buhari can save Nigeria from break-up – Prof Anya
We don’t need another Civil war –Archbishop Agwu
I aborted my master’s degree to be a first class entrepreneur
DISCO sues for understanding over P’Harcourt power outage
SON vows to rid Nigeria of used tyres
NPFL : Enyimba set to trample on IfeanyiUbah
Ugwuanyi assures new Air Force Commander of support
We don’t owe N-power participants salaries –Osinbajo
13-year-old boy hangs self to protest mum’s abuse
Cities and countryside of West Coast

New Telegraph

My elevation will bring changes to Akesan community –Oba Fagbohun
Economic diversification, a northern agenda –Agai
There’s need for change in Anambra –Obiogbolu
Ezugwu: Verdict has strengthened democracy
Babatope: PDP’ll be stronger before 2019
How Obasanjo won my hear t after NFF refused to pay our money–Kikelomo Ajayi
Dosu to Rohr: Let Aiyenugba, E jide fight for Eagles’ POSITION
Eagles must work harder to beat Cameroon –Adepoju
Okocha: Iheanacho needs regular game time
Banks should cut extravagance to sustain workforce –Ngige
Wharf road closure: Importers to pay N244bn demurrage
60,000 enrollees boost N-Power
US stocks rise toward records as treasuries drop
Bulls sustain control as stocks gain N98bn
Long working days can cause heart problems, study says
Housemaids in the hands of brutal mistresses
Avoiding world’s number one killer, cardiovascular disease
Beyonce shares first picture of her twins
Osun defeat, a wake up call for APC
The dangers of ‘ME’ syndrome in a family
Govt unfair to Quadri, other sports
Lacazette faces burden of thirsty Gunners
Why couples cheat (2)
WAEC to release 2017 WASSCE results Wednesday
48,000 Nigerian public schools lack electricity
Lecturers shut MAPOLY, want Okebukola out
Firm donates building to UNN
I’m fabulous at 50 –Anastasia Chikezie
God chose my wife for me –Kalu Ikeagwu
Kemi Mimiko’s unsung golden jubilee
Aramide: I write songs with thoughts of my hubby running around my head
I won case 20 years after my only child sold my house
Latin, Baba Suwe didn’t threaten my fame –Okunnu
OPC leader commends Akeredolu
Dosu to Rohr: Let Aiyenugba, E jide fight for Eagles’ POSITION
I was looking for a title for a woman who did not ‘belong’ to a man – Late Sheila Michaels

The Guardian

Northern youths warn Southwest leaders against robbing region of presidency
Obasanjo advocates new system for election of president
I’m doing my best to live most authentic life – Arit Okpo
Badoo: Ikorodu residents resort to self-help
Ogun police arrest ritualists in possession of human skulls
NLC has been infiltrated by political forces, says Wike
Southern Kaduna crisis: Stakeholders meet for peace, reconciliation talks
Nigeria’s continued existence is negotiable, says Soyinka, Dickson
At Wole Soyinka lecture, experts make case for Nigerian child
Government empathises with Ikeme
Football, business, government
Ogunlewe retains 100m title, Egwero falls off radar
Okowa assures on Asaba 2018 Athletics Championship, praises GAC Motors
Sponsorship: Ezeji urges corporate bodies to emulate Eunisell
Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis serves off October 6
Honours for pioneers, innovators at WIJ Africa 2017 conference
Are high levels of cholesterol threatening for a child?
Bolanle Ambode’s heart of gold
Daddy’s girl
Onome’s talent sets her up for success, to drop new single, Gidi Boy
After South Africa, MTV Shuga returns to Nigeria
St. Leo Parish to host Catholic Praise Concert 2017
Assemblage of stars as Western Lotto debuts
Weekly political notes
Kogi to regain lost glory of tertiary institutions
Crisis hits Adamawa APC over North East VC seat
Anambra 2017: Moghalu, Ezeemo promise free education, ahead primaries
Police parades prisons warder, four inmates for alleged kidnapping
SMC alumni give back to alma mater, urge return of schools to missionaries
Mark Hamill pays tribute to ‘space sis’ Carrie Fisher
KingCe returns with ‘Make Me Humkle’
Lai Mohammed takes creative industry campaign to COSON
Retro Dee: ‘Music is my first love, I will keep working at putting out good music’
Alex Okosi: Home boy steps up big
Ajebo wraps up campus tour on high note
‘Inspire Us’ debuts on Activating Success TV show
Aina: Exposing children to the art of reading

Daily Trust

Police to recruit 155,000 personnel in 5 years-IGP
CVR: INEC displays voter register July 24-28
#BBOG urges FG to relaunch safe school initiative
Nigeria’s 2017 budget, despite being signed into law, still being amended
IPOB blasts Uwazuruike over comment on Radio Biafra
Police to recruit 155,000 personnel in 5 years-IGP
N8.4 billion fraud uncovered at Kogi State varsity
NHIS Executive Secretary rejects suspension
FCT minister threatens to revoke allocations to fish farm allotees
Sokoto loses Reps member
Osinbajo: We’ll never always be able to do everything
Kidnappers kill Osun Permanent Secretary
Lagos govt suspends local chief for faking own kidnap
JUST IN: NAF acquires 5 Super The risky drive
N8.4 billion fraud uncovered at Kogi State varsity
I would have burnt my PDP card if Sheriff had won – Fayose
APGA Leadership: Why I’m in Court of Appeal — Oye
INEC suspends Melaye’s recall
Farah announces last track appearance after World Championships
Man United named Forbes’ most valuable football team
Odemwingie scores in Madura United loss
Nigeria interbank rate rises as lenders settle debt purchases
Challenges in power sector are manmade, says Fashola
Choosing a profession in fashion pays, says Dalhat
Alumni to raise N100M fund for security
Lagos environmental corps unfolds agenda
Lagos has power to collect revenues from car parks – Appeal Court
UN-Habitat, Nigeria’s new urban policy
Paul O
Cervical cancer: A case for funding vaccines
Abiola Irele, Onukaba and I
Editorial:  The abducted Lagos schoolchildren


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