News Headlines July 28, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines July 28, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Reps support Senate, reject power devolution, okay LG autonomy
B’Haram attack: NNPC suspends oil search in Chad Basin
We’ll send Nnamdi Kanu back to prison – Anambra community
Atiku knocks Senate for rejecting restructuring
Reps support Senate, reject power devolution, okay LG autonomy
Senate okays $750m foreign loans for Ogun, Kaduna, Enugu, others
Arewa youths demand Kanu’s arrest for flouting bail conditions
We met Buhari in improved condition –Governors
Civil servant arraigned for anti-Saraki Facebook posts
Buharism and the sounds of silence
How FG, govs shield indicted judges from sanctions, prosecution
APC suspends Banire, demands his sacking as legal adviser
FG plans N7.9tn budget for 2018
Billionaires list: Dangote, Adenuga gain, Bezos overtakes Bill Gates
Obasanjo aware of Yar’Adua’s ill health before the 2007 elections –Fayose
How can government tame mob justice?
Babalakin, Ali say education reform’ll solve Nigeria’s problems
Imo businessman arrested in Lagos for trafficking Ghanaians
Ledecky wins 13th gold
How FG, govs shield indicted judges from sanctions, prosecution
Wrong diagnosis: Experts say graduate could have been saved
Borno govt accused of plotting against Ogbeh’s visit
Passenger kills motorcycle rider over N150
Four injured, houses burnt in Delta communities boundary clash
Ambush of oil workers: Corpses of 18 soldiers, 30 others arrive Maiduguri
Ugwuanyi sacks three commissioners
Ohanaeze, IPOB disagree over N’Assembly rejection of power devolution
Ex-Rep, Odedo, quits Anambra gov race, backs Uba
Full list of constitution amendments by senate
Sacked LG chairman returns as councillor
Name your successor, wife urges President Mugabe
Kwara seeks BoI’s support for industrial growth
Five differences between customer service, experience
JSP wins W’Africa creative PR agency award
We are in charge of Nigerian basketball –Ahmadu-Kida NBBF
Funding crisis hits Adamawa, Insurance worry Edo
WAFU: Eagles, Black Stars renew rivalry
Zenith b’ball: Deepwater stun Dolphins, face First Bank in final
Dalung inaugurates NGF board
NFF chief donates trophy to Minna Emirate
Now a website that lets users log in with manhood picture
Group trains education secretaries in effectiveness
St Anne’s old girls present laboratory, borehole to school
True parenting is sacrificial –Don
Go and conquer, BUHS principal tells graduating pupils
108 pupils for Cowbellpedia Mathematics show
NEASC accreditation excites Corona
Gospel act, Toyin Alo, returns with Alagbara
Adibua, others make new AFRIMA jury
The Goodluck who may become president
It’s tough being an actor and lecturer — Saka
Yoruba elders mourn Faleti as family sets burial date
Don Jazzy tackles Diezani, wonders if her ‘sins’ would be forgiven
Men who eat sugary foods risk common mental disorders –Study
Six new things you can do with Google Search
Making the Internet work better for everyone
Twitter shares fall on disappointing user growth
#GoogleforNigeria: Google’s new app, YouTube Go, to undergo trial in Nigeria
Editorial: Pitfalls of poor police funding
Buharism and the sounds of silence
The el-Rufais and Nigerian literature
Harvest of Uk degrees for children of our politicians


FG Targets N7 .9 tn 2018 Budget As Senate Approves $ 1 . 8 bn External Borrowing
Amazon Founder Tops Bill Gates as the World ’s Richest Person
Okonjo-Iweala to Earn £ 130 ,000 Annually in New Standard Chartered Appointment
48 Bodies of Chad Basin Oil Explorers Recovered After B’Haram Ambush
• Osinbajo meets security chiefs • Shettima condemns attack • Northern Leaders express worries over insecurity • Military blame weather for resurgence of terrorism
FG Targets N7.9tn 2018 Budget As Senate Approves $1.8bn External Borrowing
Buhari Ready to Resume Work, Says Oyegun
Customs Hands Over Imported Snakes, Others to NAQSA
North Adopts Consensus on Restructuring Friday
Port Harcourt Refinery: Senate Halts Talks between FG, Agip/ENI, Oando
Dangote Shares Insights into His Business Success
Fayose: How Obasanjo Used Me against
FG Denying Us Access to Freed Chibok Girls, Alleges BBOG
Shell CEO to Switch over to Electric Car in September
Google CEO Visits Nigeria, Announces $3m Investment Plan
House Rejects Separation of Attorney General from Minister of Justice
Only FG Can Regulate Inland Waterways, Says NIWA
Only Education Reform Can Save Nigeria, Says Babalakin
Our Masts Do Not Pose Health Hazard, Says NCC
Nasarawa Embarks on Headcount
Onaiyekan Blames Get-rich Syndrome for Rise in Human Trafficking
DPC Kicks against Independent Candidate
We Did no Wrong in Purchase of Guest House for Sultanate Council- Tambuwal
NIMASA Begins 24 Hours Turnaround Time for Issuance of Debit Notes
Police Seals PDP Lagos Office Over Factional Fracas
Tambuwal: Due Process Followed in Purchase of Office, Residence for Sultan
Bauchi Engages 4,736 Youths under W’Bank Assisted Programme
Fidelity Bank CEO Foresees Brighter Economic Prospects
Union Bank Unveils Digital Banking Platforms
FCMB Rewards More Loyal Customers
Access Bank Upgrades Mobile Banking App
FBN Holdings Profit Declines to N29.5bn, Assets Hit N4.7trn
Fidelity Bank Moves to Improve Customer Satisfaction
Fayose: How Obasanjo Used Me
PDP Sacks Factional Executive Committees in Anambra
APC Suspends Legal Adviser Banire, Others over Alleged Anti-party Activities Politics
A Queen’s Bold Step
KCOSA Goes Global as New Executives Take Over
Adeyinka Igbin¬oba: Doing the Digital Marketing Training with a Difference
Aniemeka: Air Man with Unwavering Passion for Scientific Knowledge
The Time Traveller
NPFL: Enyimba, Kano Pillars Return to the Trenches in Calabar
Star Lager Lift Nigerian Football with Arsenal Trainers Coaching Clinic
El Clasico Miami’ Live on StarTimes
Usman Bundles Portugal’s Top Player Out of Men’s Singles
Eagles, Black Stars Renew Rivalry in WAFU Nations Cup
First Deepwater Stun Dolphin, Meet First Bank in Final
Despite The Senate Vote

The Nation

Senators under fire over power devolution vote
 House rejects power devolution
Buhari and I have not spoken in two years, says Fayose
Senate approves $1.806b Chinese loan for rail projects
Osinbajo orders Service Chiefs to Borno
Mushin APC Exco upholds Banire’s suspension
Knocks for Senate over amendments to 1999 Constitution
CHAN Qualifier : New Eagles captain optimistic of good outing
Dalung Inaugurates Gymnastics Board
Wolves keepers unveil Carl Ikeme stand at Wednesfield FC
CHAN Qualifier : New Eagles captain optimistic of good outing
Wolves keepers unveil Carl Ikeme stand at Wednesfield FC
Lagos Int’l Badminton Classics Hots Up As 2 Nigerians Enter Q/Finals
Eagles, Black Stars renew rivalry in WAFU Nations Cup
President Obama’s Plan to Buy FC Barcelona Revealed
David Beckham signs autograph on girl’s buttock
‘Ekiti South should produce next governor ‘
Agbaso: No automatic ticket for Obiano
Mushin council boss unfolds agenda
Celebrities gather as Wanneka’s Lounge opens in Lekki
Fuji music, a force to reckon with – Love Idris
Academics warn on brain damage
Six couples to get free IVF treatment
Senior health workers seek end to hate speeches
Obasanjo’s third term plot was real – Fayose – … Ex- President knew about Yar’Adua’s ill-health
Soldiers accused of attacking Rivers community
Four injured, houses burnt down at Ogbe-Ijoh, Aladja
Panel on Edo poly set up
NDDC to monarchs: embrace Niger Delta master-plan
UBEC, SUBEBs harp on need for effective textbook policy
MAN’s breakfast meeting to focus on strengthening real sector
Towards more food production
How to utilise recovered loot, by SSANU



 Osinbajo Pulls Wike, Amaechi Together To Witness As He Commissions Fertilizer Plant In Rivers
 Why FG Suspended Crude Oil Exploration In Chad Basin
 FIFA 2018 WC: Beat Cameroon For Ikeme, Rohr Tells Eagles
 On Restructuring We Stand But…. – Northern Governors
 DHQ Reaffirms Commitment To Strengthen Armed Forces Through Research
 Nnamdi Kanu Violated Bail Conditions By Addressing Huge Rallies Arrest Him, Arewa Youths To Osinbajo
 CAF Eager To Eradicate Age Cheating In Football
 Again Soldiers Invade Rivers Community, Raze 15 Houses
 Nig V Cam: Eagles ‘ll Lack Nothing – NFF
 FG Begins Work On 2018 Budget
 Persons Doubting Buhari’s Recovery’re Enemies Of Nigeria —Kpodoh
 Forget Planned Revamping Of P-H Refinery, Senate Tells FG, Agip
 Forget Planned Revamping Of P-H Refinery, Senate Tells FG, Agip
 Ex-UN Envoy Calls For Review Of Judicial System
 Attack On Buhari: Common Sense, Decency Have Eluded Fayose – Oyegun
 INLAND WATERWAYS: Lagos Refutes NIWA’s Claims, Says Judgment Favours Her
 Let’s Make S-East Industrial Hub — ThinkEast
Why FG Suspended Crude Oil Exploration In Chad Basin
On Restructuring We Stand But…. – Northern Governors
Nnamdi Kanu Violated Bail Conditions By Addressing Huge Rallies Arrest Him, Arewa Youths To Osinbajo
Constitution Alterations: Atiku, Ohanaeze, Women Groups, Others Slam Senate
AgP Osinbajo Orders Buratai, Abubakar To Relocate To Maiduguri
Attacks On NNPC, UNIMAID Staff A Tragic Setback – Shettima
IPOB Replies Onitsha Monarch, Igwe Achebe On Anambra Election
‘76’ Team Takes On Boko Haram
Macron Says Met Rihanna, Discussed Global Education
Angelina Jolie: My Hardest Time Was Divorcing Pitt
Hanatu: Giving Wings To Dreams, Aspirations
Sympathisers Throng Faleti’s Home, As More Eulogise Pour In
Attack On Buhari: Common Sense, Decency Have Eluded Fayose – Oyegun
Nigeria Has Not Settled Since APC Came To Power – Rep. Betty Apiafa
Lalong’s Lonely Walk On The Plateau
Banire Faults Suspension, Allege Lagos Involvement
FIFA 2018 WC: Beat Cameroon For Ikeme, Rohr Tells Eagles
CAF Eager To Eradicate Age Cheating In Football
Nig V Cam: Eagles ‘ll Lack Nothing – NFF
London 2017: Athlete Banned For Beating Up Coach
Zenith Basketball: First Deepwater Stun Dolphins
Nigeria’s Per Capita Tertiary Education Budget Of N1.15 Miserable – Adelusi-Adeluyi
ETranzact Recorded N620m Profit In 2016
Transcorp Records 134% Profit Growth In H1

The Guardian

You’re lazy, sultan tells northern governors
Sharp practices threaten $68b investments in telecoms sector
Host communities to participate in oil block allocations under new policy
Indian baby survives being buried alive by teen mother
President Sall faces double challenge as Senegal elects lawmakers
Venezuela crisis tips into showdown
Kim Jong-Nam murder trial to start in October
Qatar refuses to ‘outsource foreign policy’ in Gulf crisis
Senate health bill collapses in bitter blow to Trump
Neymar, the darling of starless Brazil
Chelsea in transfer talks ‘every day’, says Conte
El Clasico fever grips Miami — at $900 a ticket
Conte questions Tottenham’s title ambition
GAC Motors splashes N100m on Access Bank/Lagos City marathon
First Deepwater upsets Dolphins, meets First Bank in final
Nigeria is our biggest market, says Moet & Chandon ambassador
Shittu says ‘digital single market’ initiative on course
Osinbajo inaugurates Indorama’s $1.5 billion fertiliser plant
Vodacom says IoT will transform lives, healthcare delivery in Nigeria
More heartbreak for Nigeria’s Para athletes
Editorial: Prosecuting failed projects’ contractors
Change begins with me: The JAMB example
Education as key to national development
mounting call for restructuring
In Cross River PDP, old wound takes time to heal
Borno PDP extends olive branch to Sheriff
Anambra PDP to sanction erring members
PDP sacks Anambra caretaker committees
How To Cook Banga Soup
How To Care For Your Eyes
Stephen Colbert bringing Donald Trump animated series to TV
MTV taps Katy Perry to host VMAs
Releasing films in cinemas best thing for movie production – Producer
How curry spice helped dying woman beat cancer
Huge drop in sperm count could lead to human extinction, researchers find
Mouldy walls, damp homes increase risk of breathlessness by 90%
HIV injection taken every two months scraps need for daily drugs

New Telegraph

 Boy, 7, walks out of collapsed building
 Constitution Amendment: Senate reduces President’s powers, dashes women’s hope
Report: ‘More than 40’ killed in Boko Haram ambush in Borno
Constitution amendment splits Senators, Reps
FG proposes N7.9trn for 2018 budget
 B’Haram kills five varsity staff, four lecturers missing
Huge drop in sperm count worries scientists
 NNPC suspends oil exploration in Lake Chad Basin
Fayose: How Obasanjo used me against Atiku, Kalu, Makarfi
Oyegun: Buhari still in London to regain energy
 Day 64: Police arrest Lagos schoolboys’ kidnappers
Buhari still in London to build up his stamina – Oyegun
Osinbajo inaugurates $1.5bn fertilizer plant in PH
Atiku to Senate: You have betrayed APC over devolution snub
Court to hear Melaye’s recall case
School teacher in court for allegedly defaming Saraki
Senators’ threat to block healthcare bill
Pakistan braces for Supreme Court ruling that could oust PM
Venezuela bans protests before election
Jeff Bezos: Briefly the world’s richest man
Conte explains tough stance on Costa, others
Europa League: Rooney fires blanks in Everton victory; wins for Milan, Marseille
 Report: ‘More than 40’ killed in Boko Haram ambush in Borno
 Nyanya blasts: Victims’ agonies live on
 How my pastor trafficked me to Russia for prostitution
 Constitution amendment splits Senators, Reps
 Disu to Alloy Agu: Quit Eagles now!
 The new destination choice
BoA recapitalisation: How far can FG go?
Ighalo, others must work more – Udi

The Sun

Russia orders US to cut diplomatic staff by Sept. 1
Senators, Reps under fire
• Ohanaeze, Afenifere, Atiku, SAN condemn National Assembly for not giving states more powers
Reps follow suit with Senate, reject devolution of powers, approve LG autonomy
…Female lawmakers protest rejection of indegenship for married women Ugwuanyi drops, appoints commissioners
Anambra guber: MASSOB slams IPOB, says election must hold in Anambra
Amazon’s Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates as world’s richest man
In Rivers, Osinbajo praises private sector
• Wike decries politics of under-development by politicians from state How Obasanjo used me against Atiku, Markafi, Kalu –Fayose
• Says ex-president knelt down to beg Ghaddafi
Onitsha boils over death of pregnant woman, kids at police checkpoint
Our encounter with Buhari in London –Governors
•I don’t know when president’ll return –Oyegun
Saudi coalition downs Yemen rebel missile near Mecca
Buhari urges govs’ wives to domesticate ‘Future Assured Project’
Japanese defence minister quits amid cover-up scandal
7 ISIS leaders killed in airstrikes – Pentagon 
US orders Venezuela embassy families out, crisis deepens
Deadlier than AIDS
•Experts regret lack of awareness, as Nigeria marks World Day of Hepatitis today
My passion for the girl child –Chidinma Okeke, singer
Like World Trade Centre, like Synagogue building collapse
Restructuring and elusive search for its meaning
PDP, crisis’ resolution and democracy
Power to reinvent yourself
Bukar Abba Ibrahim: When Sharia law is without Sharia faith
Group faults Christian leaders over ‘stealth Jihad’ claim
Tension as Israeli police bar men under 50 from al-Aqsa mosque
Umeh: The battle within
Close ranks, Makarfi tells South-West PDP
Buhari: We’re making mockery of ourselves –Bako
Senate mandates RMAFC to review revenue allocation formula
Total signs solar energy pact for Nigerians’ domestic use
Obiano reveals secrets of investments in Anambra
FIBA recognises Kida-led NBBF board
Eagles, Black Stars renew rivalry in WAFU Nations Cup
World Bank provides Zambia $600m for devt. projects
US orders Venezuela embassy families out, crisis deepens
EDITORIAL: $1m venture capital for creative industry


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