News Headlines July 31. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers  

News Headlines July 31. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers  
Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Reps grumble as delivery of N6.1bn exotic cars stalls
Thugs attack senators, Reps, journalists in Kaduna
Julius Berger suspends work on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
Boko Haram: ASUU threatens strike if FG doesn’t rescue abducted lecturers
Caution Kanu, northern govs urge S’East counterparts
Lagos police detain, starve seven- month pregnant woman over N50
Badoo strikes again in Ikorodu, kills couple, two kids
Wike forging more documents to persecute me —Amaechi
APC lawmaker, others file suit for Banire’s expulsion
Five new features that make Facebook video accessible
Wapic plans better returns on investment to shareholders
Update your curriculum, NAICOM tells CIIN
AIICO resumes annuity for retirees
FUG Pensions targets N500bn assets
Wrong diagnosis: Graduate died from pneumonia – Autopsy
Ogun monarch’s assassination: Lawyer vows to expose killers
Two electrocuted in Minna
Financial reports: CBN directs banks to implement IFRS9
Guardiola confirms Iheanacho Leicester move •Ndidi rallies teammates
Herbalist, two others arrested for circulating fake $400,000
FRSC recovers stolen cars during re-registration
Cops chase, nab handbag snatcher in Abuja
Abia community mobs graduate for molesting minor
Ondo PDP expels Sheriff’s faction chairman, others
Appeal panel upholds NCAA’s N33.5m sanction against FirstNation
Africa seeks greater representation on IMO council
We were destined to win – Igbokwe
APC rigged Lagos council polls – Shelle
Zenith Bank b’ball: Dolphins vow to come back stronger
‘I can help Klitschko beat Joshua’
Mother, son steal show at Lagos badminton
Dressel bags seventh gold at worlds
Police team win IG taekwondo
One million rides occur on apps daily –Okafor
DStv promises customers better services
Editorial: Economy in dire need of FDI
How APC conned Nigerians on restructuring
Desperation for forex and 18% Treasury bills ‘awoof’!
The ailing President, quaking ministers and wailing masses
Understanding depression in women


Nigeria’s Non-oil Exports and the Quest for Federalism
industrialisation-drive, create…
Ondo PDP Expels Factional Chairman, Three Others
JAppeal Panel Upholds NCAA’s N33.5m Sanction on First Nation, Pilot
Restructuring: APC has not Betrayed Nigerians, Says VON DG
Communities Urged to Monitor Beneficiaries of W’Bank PWF
Survey Shows Sustained Rise in Consumer Confidence
Nigeria Lags Behind in Consumer Lending, to Get Boost with New…
Olawore Elected 15th President of NBCC
Reliance InfoSystem Wins 2017 Microsoft Partner Award
BHM Appoints Adenekan as General Manager
Woman Wins Trip to Dubai in Three Crown Competition
Nigeria Shines as India, Sri Lanka Dominate Lagos Badminton Classics
Igali Makes Case for Nigeria to Host African Wrestling
GOtv Boxing Night Returns with N20m Prize Monies
Inyang Wins another Tennis Title in USA
Amangbo Pledges Zenith Bank’s Continued Support for Women’s Basketball
Plateau Continues Steady March to Title, 3SC Crashes in Jos

The Nation

 Osinbajo orders more push in war against Boko Haram
 Osinbajo orders more push
 AU, UN, ECOWAS back govt
 North’s youths to withdraw Igbo quit notice
 TSA: Govt saves N4b bank charges monthly
 Minister: foreign investors jostling to buy over 9Mobile
 Military suspects sabotage in attack on convoy
 Driver arraigned for ‘failing to pay after wining and dining’
 Wife to husband: produce our son missing for seven years
 Delivery man in court for ‘stealing parcels worth N529,000’
NIPOGA 2018: Kwarapoly inaugurates Sub-Committee
Nigeria’s Inyang wins another tennis tourney in US
Indian Yadav Wins Lagos International Badminton Classics
Babangida emerges winner of maiden Soft Alliance Golf Tourney
Emirates Cup: Iwobi shines in Arsenal’s five star performance
Nation, complete sports share spoils in Anniversary match
What’s Aguiyi-Ironsi’s place in history?
When will Fajuyi be immortalised?
Fresh crisis rocks Kaduna APC over delegates election
‘MTV Shuga’ to hold open auditions
Yemi Alade returns to Coke Studio Africa
Hollywood, Bollywood for AIFF 2017
Badoo kills couple, kids in Ikorodu
Mum: I visited mountain to seek release of Igbonla Six
74 arrested as task force demolishes shanties
Agency targets two million to fight sexual violence
Katsina establishes nine pivotal teachers’ training centres – Commissioner
Leadway, Pensure, others partner Nollywood on health insurance
Upping the ante in insurance penetration
‘Why local insurers can’t underwrite aviation risks‘
Foreign investors stake N430b on equities


The Changing Face Of Bauchi
Institutional Deficiencies Impede Insurance Growth In Nigeria — Soladoye
Healthy Living: YEDI Targets 4,000 Young People
Transport: BRT Operator Reviews Fares Downwards
How Sub-Saharan Africa Can Rescue Itself
GenCos Present 7-point Demand To Osinbajo
NAFDAC Re-enforces Surveillance, Monitoring Activities
IGBONLA SIX: How Colleague’s Sickness Aborted Victims’ Escape Plan
Boska Reaches Out To Traders In Kano
325m People Have Viral Hepatitis — WHO
FG Adopts $11bn Dangote Refinery Under New Petroleum Policy
Obasanjo To Recount Christian Experience
Saraki, Dogara, Adeosun, Emefiele, Others Back NSE’s Conversion
Boko Haram: Osinbajo Meets Service Chiefs, IGP, DSS Boss
Breaking: Give Us, Kanu Oduduwa, Biafra Republics; Too Late For Restructuring – Yoruba Group
 IPOB Members Storm Church, Protest To Obiano
 APGA Primaries: 2 Anambra Courts Stop Agbaso
IGBONLA SIX: How Colleague’s Sickness Aborted Victims’ Escape Plan
FG Adopts $11bn Dangote Refinery Under New Petroleum Policy
IPOB Members Storm Church, Protest To Obiano
N-Delta Militants To Resume Fresh Attacks Sept 31
NEW ROAD MAP: FG, IOCs Earmark N2trn For 457 Projects In N’Delta
Again, Wike And Amaechi In War Of Words
$43.4 M, N200m Probe: No Decision Yet On Lawal, Oke – Presidency
Bedroom Secret Has Taken Our Marriage This Far — Opa Williams
Doctor Ikubese Set To Battle Buhari Over Nigeria’s Presidency In 2019
Shocker: CNN Mocks Nigeria Over Buhari’s Continued Absence In Country
IPOB Storms Church, Tells Obiano No Election In Anambra We Want Referendum
Senator Offers Scholarship To 880 Students
Go, Neymar Go! — Ramos
Neymar Is Not As Important As Messi, Ronaldo — Tebas
Mother, Son Emerge Badminton Mixed Doubles Champions In Lagos
Lacazette Gives Arsenal Injury Scare After First Home Goal
NPFL: Matchday 32 Results
Domestic Retail Investors’ Return Driven By Upbeat In Economy — CEO, Solid Rock Securities
NAICOM Advocates Reinvention Of Insurance Professional Bodys
DEFEAT OF DEVOLUTION OF POWER: Former Governors In NASS Failed Nigerians —Oshiomhole


We’re wrong on Boko Haram ambush, says Nigerian Army
Two million containers stranded in Lagos ports
NDIC secures N556m judgment for depositors of defunct bank
Sagay’s comments on senate unfortunate, says Waku
Budget minister explains projections for MTEF, FSP 2018-2020
Hoodlums attack journalists, hold Sani, others hostage at Kaduna APC function
Gates Foundation, U.S. varsity praise Nigeria for accurate immunisation data reporting
Yobe government cautions against encroachment on demarcated cattle routes
‘We will prosecute anyone found guilty in Calabar tank-farm explosion’
First Bank, Ukator are winners as Amangbo praises female dunkers
Odegbami inspires youngsters at Cowbell/Multisports summer camp
GOtv Boxing Night returns with N20m prize monies
Sofoluwe faults NNL players’ exclusion as Rohr joins team todayl
Yadav, Hindahewa win Lagos International Badminton Classics
Guardiola finally speaks on Iheanacho’s Man City exit
eTranzact records 20% growth in 2016
Passage of fiscal PIB will clear uncertainty in oil industry, says Saka Matemilola
Unity Bank, BoI partner on GEEP initiative
Nigeria’s budget deficit and borrowing strategies
Editorial: Economy: FGN as unrepentant saboteur
Globalisation: Implications for Buhari’s economic agenda
The National Assembly and other matters
Land and national development
The engineers this century
Between separatist agitations and democracy in Anambra guber poll
Senate receives knocks over restructuring
Fayose sets age limit for contestants in Ekiti council poll
Why National Assembly rejected devolution of power bill, by Yakassai
Tourists seeking ‘Despacito’ discover Puerto Rico’s La Perla
ndiscipline, moral decadence should be checked in schools – veteran actor
Boost your child’s creativity: Five sure-fire ways to get them ticking
Paryss Steve-Harris becomes an author at five years old

The Sun

Arewa youths set to review quit notice to Igbo
•Reach agreement with northern governors
Kalu to Fayose: Why Igbo need links with FG
Badoo gang strikes again, kills four in Lagos
Ohanaeze woman leader rejects 35% affirmative action on appointment
Wike revokes hotel’s C of O
Anambra guber: Why moves to halt Obiano will fail
IGP reads riot act to police commissioners, others
Constitution amendment: Speakers’ conference hails N’Assembly
Report on SGF, NIA DG yet to be released – Presidency
Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers : I’m fit to play, Mikel declares
Anambra community to build Chinua Achebe cultural centre 
IPOB disrupts church service, burial in Anambra
•Their intention was to attack Gov Obiano – Commissioner of police • We’re not involved – Pro-Biafra
Badoo gang strikes again, kills four in Lagos
Indiscipline, decadence should be checked in schools – veteran actor
Unemployment: APC clueless & hapless (1)
Nigeria: Our ancestors are responsible
Amnesty office to collaborate with varsities in agro-based training
FG set to achieve 50% exclusive breastfeeding by 2018
Creative industry can boost GDP by 5%, says NFVCB boss
Lagos LG elections: How they were won and lost
Court Verdict: PDP and quest to reclaim Kano
2014 confab report, solution to agitations -Niger Delta leader
H1: Transactions on NSE hit N935bn
Diamond Bank profit grows by 2.8%
Ford, Coscharis support World Youth Skills Day
Iwobi wins Emirates Cup with Arsenal
Friendship experience: 33 Export thrills consumers in Lagos
Dangote chooses Shacman heavy duty trucks for refinery project
Uber opens Greenlight Hub in Lagos to support driver-partners
UAC appoints Bello GMD designate as Ettah retires
‘Drive Your Dream, Pay At Your Pace Car’
EDITORIAL: Council polls and the future of LGs

Daily Trust

FG tasks investors to take advantage of business incentives
Forex buffer at near 3-month high of $30.8bn by July 27 – CBN
Police cautions travellers on use of credit card for air tickets
APC repositions for 2019 elections – Ebonyi party chair
AEDC donates N.5m to parents of quintuplets in Abuja
Boko Haram attacks can’t stop us from oil search- UniMaid VC
FG to rebuild Sukur World Heritage site destroyed by Boko Haram
‘After 12 wives and over 100 kids,I want more’
2017 Hajj: Kwara disqualifies 3 pregnant women
Oil price hits $53 per barrel
How 10 year-old kheris started a movement, business
Sokoto Hajj pilgrims fly to Saudi Arabia Monday
Fadama graduate farmers warned against diversion of start-up capital
Embrace entrepreneurship to tackle unemployment-UBA Chairman
FG floats N300m loan to assist talented youths
Nigeria demands return of proceeds of crime
Court orders arrest of ATBU professor for failing to appear in person
Mugabe Dozes Off While Grace Roasts Charamba
PENGASSAN gives oil firms 21-day ultimatum
Man crashes $260k Ferrari one hour after purchase
Boko Haram: Osinbajo meets service chiefs again
Group faults report on Babachir, Oke
Boko Haram threatening communities around Maiduguri – Residents
Crisis hits Kaduna APC over delegates’ election
Kalu tells Fayose to leave Buhari alone
Ronaldo’s trial begins over tax matters
MFM keep pressure on Plateau with away win
Eagles ready for Benin Republic clash, says Yusuf
FG tasks investors to take advantage of business incentives
Lagos task force arrests 74, pulls down 120 illegal structures
Residents urge Lagos govt to address environmental issues with tenancy levy
Sunday Michael Ogwu, Lagos
Union wants cultists, hemp smokers named in communities
Not too young to lose
Nigerian airports, the new motor park
errorism in Nigeria: The Qatar example
Karen Goulding
Basico 77/78: A Nostalgia
Addiction to feeding bottle
Editorial: Abuja’s dangerous spots

New Telegraph

Big Brother Naija opened closed doors for me –Ese Eriata
Save us from death, UNIMAID residents cry out
Again, Osinbajo meets service chiefs over Borno bombings
 Our children behaving strangely – Parents
What nigerian media should learn from China –NGE
Ministers panic as Osinbajo mulls cabinet shake-up
Wike, Amaechi in verbal war over alleged forged documents
Oil workers threaten strike over anti-labour activities
Badoo resurfaces, kills couple, two daughters
GTBank celebrates 10th anniversary of listing on LSE
Governors’ push for state police
Rescue abducted oil experts, Osinbajo orders military
Senators escape mob attack in Kaduna Again, Osinbajo meets service chiefs over Borno bombings
 Venezuela claims 41.5% turnout in violent constituent assembly vote
 Homes searched over Australia ‘plane plot’
‘No value’ in UN’s N’Korea meeting, says US
Jolie denies child audition ‘cruelty’
Sanchez saga won’t ruin Arsenal – Wenger
Ronaldo due in court over tax-evasion claims
England beat France to reach Euro semis
Constitution amendment: Regional bias shapes Senate’s position
Olateru: Over 30 accident probe reports pending
Again, Cadbury Nigeria slips into loss position
Constitution amendment: Intrigues that defined Reps’ votes


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