​News Headlines August 4.  Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 4.  Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Knocks as Ortom says President Buhari’s illness makes Nigeria sick
Govs/senators’ files: Magu must act on AGF’s letter, Presidency insists
Jonathan’s stolen property: Police dismiss four cops, traders expel leader
Epe pupils: Parents hold thanksgiving, share testimonies
IG explains why kidnapping occurs in schools…says Evans’ trial will be fair
Katsina subsidises hajj with N1bn yearly —Masari
Recruitment: Navy reschedules date of aptitude test
Buhari’s wife returns from London
Lagos hairdresser attempts suicide thrice over abducted children…husband accuses police of frustrating family
LASG accused of shielding hoodlums that demolished houses
Gunmen kill four, raze market, houses in A’Ibom
Hunchback, 15 teenagers arrested for robbery, kidnapping
Bayelsa taxi driver killed in tanker fire
INEC swears in eight new RECs today
N50bn health fund will be judiciously spent –Ajimobi
Each N’Delta state to have two modular refineries – Presidency
NGOs take campaign against rape to Lagos Assembly
APC to probe Kaduna, Rivers’ congress criises
Faleti’s death has made me a real orphan — Ogundaisi
Paris Club refund: Osun pensioners stage another protest
Back to the village
Buhari calls Aregbesola on phone over mother’s death
Adeboye’s wife receives Africa Leadership Award
10 ways to avoid business banking fees
Kogi assembly gets new speaker
Seasoned diplomats are good comedians
APC members demand cancellation of Rivers’ congress
Whistle-blower alleges N1.2bn fraud in Niger SDG office
N30tn leakage: Glo, BAT, others get one week to file defence
Mother, daughter in police net for dumping dead infant in dustbin
Clerk’s abductors demand N20,000 recharge cards
Sharia court dissolves runaway husband’s marriage
My exit rumours a propaganda for PDP – Saraki
Kogi speaker resigns
We’re already moving out of recession — Udoma
AMCON, EFCC collaborate to recover N4.6tn debts
It’s now tougher for states to borrow – DMO
NNPC, Shell Chevron sign financing deals
We’re profiling rich Nigerians for tax payment – Adeosun
Govt plans development agenda for critical road projects
Neymar’s signing changes history of football – Media
Villagers decry invasion of ‘spirits’ murdering, chopping off women’s hair
Okagbare leads Nigeria as London 2017 begins
Iheanacho joins Leicester, PSG pay record €222m for Neymar
Joshua suffers rematch blow as Klitschko retires
NFF bans referees
Babalola faces Imeh in NCC tennis opener
Five Neymar facts you don’t know
Five deadliest Wladimir Klitschko knockouts
FG reintroduces History into curriculum
Withheld results: Parents beg Akeredolu to pay WAEC
Adeboye’s wife receives Africa Leadership Award
Odeyemi advises schools on e-learning, skills acquisition
Rotary club to present 5,000 books to schools
Childville pupil wins bronze at Microsoft Office World Championship
Ronke Oshodi Oke weeps over headline
Fagunwa conference renews call for cultural revival
Harvest of talents as The Voice unfolds
Lagos beauty expo to hold in October
Etisalat Prize rebrands, gets new judges
Wearing a wig can cause hair loss
Four herbs that build strong bones
Smoking in pregnancy, refusal to breastfeed can give your son low sperm count —Study
New treatment for breast cancer targets tumours, with fewer side effects
Six ways to be productive with Siri app
Five common Twitter scams to avoid
Editorial: The constitution that Nigeria needs
The perpetually pending cabinet reshuffle


Seek Your Relevance Elsewhere, Army Warns Fayose
Lagos Arraigns 28 Adults, 12 Minors for Engaging in Homosexuality
IG: Lack of Funds Bane of Police
Police Dismiss Four Officers for Burgling Jonathan’s Abuja Residence
FG Grants Creative Industry Tax Holiday
Obaseki: Debt Service Poses Major Challenge for Nigeria
Gunmen Kidnap Moroccan Crew
Power Ministry Saves FG from N119bn Court Judgment Liability
Tanker Explosion Kills One, Razes Vehicles on East-West Road
Maku Disowns Biafran Group, Asks FG to Restructure Nigeria
Women Group Protests against Rape, Defilement of Female Children
FG Inaugurates Technical Working Group on Road Safety
N852.9m UBEC Fund: Ekiti Govt Disagrees with Fayemi
Anambra Guber: APC Aspirants Begin Sourcing for Alternative Platforms
Ogbeh: I Have No Facebook Account
EFCC Denies Rift with AGF over Submission of High Profile Case Files
Stop Constructing Houses on Waterways, Tambuwal Cautions Sokoto Residents
Purge yourself of Contempt Charge, Court Orders A’Ibom
EU/UNICEF to Spend €60m to Improve Wellbeing of Women, Children in Bauchi
FIDA: We Have Prosecuted, Jailed 20 Rapists in Ekiti
Badoo: Shrine Owner Distances Self from Ritual Killing
NDIC: Banking Industry Fraud Drops by 48.12% in 2016
Banks Now Offer Naira Quotes on Screens to Attract Dollar Holders
FMBN Orders Non-subscribers from Own Estates, to Sanction Developers
Presco Grows Half-year Profit by 84% to N5.6 Billion
Enterprise Risk Management Challenges
August 4, 2017
PDP: No Special Treatment for New Entrants, Returnees, Says Makarfi 
APC to Probe Infractions during State Congresses
Agbaso Takes Possession of APGA National Secretariat
Water Scarcity Bites Hard in Ilorin
Babalola, Imeh Take their Rivalry to NCC Tennis League Opener
Klitschko Retires, No Rematch with Joshua
NPFL: Rabiu Ali’s Brace Sinks Rivers Utd Deeper into Trouble
We’ll Use Sports to Boost Edo Economy, Says Shaibu
‘Unbeatable’ Bolt Set to Draw Curtain on Illustrious Career
PSG Signs Neymar as Barcelona Accepts £200m Buy out Fee
The Economics of Tax, Taxes and Death
August 4, 2017
With Amaechi, There’s No God Complex

The Nation

Boko Haram: Trump okays $600m bombers for Nigeria
AGF to get reports on Diezani’s, others’ cases
AGF: No rift with EFCC
States lose easy access to foreign, local loans
Edo govt bans use of schools, roads for social events
Health insurance for Oyo workers, contractors
Police dismiss four for theft in Jonathan’s home
Oyegun’s APC leadership lacks focus, says Saraki
PSG Announces £199M Neymar Signing from Barcelona
Iheanacho Unveiled as Leicester City Player
Over a thousand kidnap suspects on police net, says IGP
Osinbajo, PANDEF meet in Aso Rock 
Cloudy, rainy weather to prevail on Friday – NiMet
ECOWAS set to curb irregular migration
Okagbare seeks another slice of history in London  –As 16th IAAF World Championships begin today in London
NFF calls for support ahead off 2018 FIFA World Cup
NFF Fines FC Yarmalight, Doma United FC N100,000 each
Kwankwaso donates N150m To 1000 Amateur Football Clubs
Ekiti PDP, APC at war over lawmaker’s suspension
Akinwunmi: A father’s wish
When ’ll Lagos PDP crisis end?
Shady Blue returns with ‘No Fall My Hand’
Ara drops debut single, Fimisile
Creative Industry gets ‘pioneer status’, qualifies for tax holiday
Experts push for maternal, child deaths reduction
Suicide: You have no right to self-terminate
Don makes case for new uninalysis technology
Ambode: Lagos to acquire aircraft for waterways surveillance
Amaechi: uniforms for bus conductors’ll guarantee safety
Jealous lover ‘damages hotel’s property’
How Rotary can impact life, by district governor
Paying For Our Climate: How much is too much?
Jaiz Bank grows profit by 312.3% in first half
NNPC eyes $16b from Shell, Chevron deals
AMCON, EFCC collaborate to recover N4.6tr debts
MTN’s subscribers dip


Wike, Kikwete, Ex-Tanzania President For AFBA Confab
US Approves Super Tucano Attack Planes For Nigeria
Obiogbolu Exudes Confidence
Women Storm Ambode’s Office, Protest Rape Of Children
We’re Pleased With Ugwuanyi Over Passage Of Child Rights Law —Minister
Fidau Prayer Holds For Aregbesola’s Mother In OsunRivers APC Congresses: Grievances’ll Be Looked Into —Appeal Panel
Women Group Protests Rising Rape Of Babies, Children
460 Kwara Pilgrims Leave For S-Arabia
WACOT Rice Mill Targets 500,000mt; 53,500 Jobs
NLNG Stops Capital Flight, Localizes Maritime Training
MVital Issues In Delta State LG Elections
Naira depreciates to N365 in parallel market
80% Nigerian doctors seek jobs abroad – NOIPolls
Breaking: We ‘ve withdrawn ultimatum to FG – Clark
Buhari’s wife ask Igbo women to hold Nigeria together
Breaking: Neymar signs five-year contract with PSG
Breaking: Leicester signs Iheanacho
Athletics: Two Ukrainians suspended for doping on eve of world championships
Israel soccer attack plotter killed in Syria
Neymar free to complete record PSG move
Obiogbolu exudes confidence
Presidency: Fayose to officially declare his intention in October
Saraki pardons teacher, withdraws case
N852.9m SUBEB Fund: Ekiti SUBEB disagrees with Fayemi, says ‘he’s not cleared’
PANDEF arrives Presidential Villa to meet Osinbajo
Bobrisky plans to hire armed security
Every film has its own journey—Omotosho
I don’t like interviews because….. Ronke Oshodi
Linkin Park albums back in top 10 after suicide
Charly Boy, AGN eulogizes Fela 20 years after his death
24hrs ports operations: Maritime police defies Osinbajo’s executive order
How I made First Class, ICAN, ACCA in 4yrs
Amaechi calls for recruitment of more female bus conductors
Rivers, NESREA commend Notore on environmental standards, control

The Sun

Police nab grand commander of kidnappers, 39 others
• As efforts to end kidnappers’ reign on Abuja/Kaduna highway intensify
How building permit can frustrate your projects
Ukraine invites  Orji Kalu for ‘Day of Odessa’ celebration
FG warns military, security agencies on procurement of arms
I’ve no regrets aborting third term -Nnamani
Niger Delta leaders withdraw threat to pull out
•It’s devolution of powers or N’Delta Republic –ex-militants insist  •Disown Clark, Diete-Spiff,
We advised Buhari not to hurry back–Ortom
Fraudsters target ministers, says EFCC
Police dismiss 4 sergeants over raid on Jonathan’s Abuja home
Anambra raises standards in ease-of-doing business
Katsina police arrest man over sexual assault
ESTATE FOCUS: Eko Atlantic city, Lagos
Anambra raises standards in ease-of-doing business
Kanu, Anambra guber and the rest of us
Aisha Buhari, Saraki’s wife, 15 govs’ wives in Imo for August meeting
Onu flags off waste-to-wealth programme for South East zone in Abia
From Chuks Onuoha, Umuahia Minister of Science  and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, yesterday, flagged off the waste-to-wealth…
Horror in Ebonyi, as man butchers family of 6
Gambia revokes Jammeh’s diplomatic passport
• Ex-minister to remain in Swiss jail
US military shifts toward more global war games
Israeli Embassy foils Nigerian visa fraud syndicate
Anambra guber: We’ve no deal with Uba, APC –Labour Party aspirant
UPP is set to replace APGA –Chidoka
Anambra guber: Obiogbolu vows to win Anambra for PDP
Gwagwalada: Property firm partners govt on affordable housing 
Key facilities that can lift your estate value
NNPC, others seal fresh $16bn deal
… To reimburse partners $380m
Leicester unveils Iheanacho for £25m on a five-year contract
Neymar: Barca receives £198m for buyout clause
No mas’ for Joshua
•As Klitschko quits boxing
EDITORIAL: CBN and high interest rates

New Telegraph

Day Ekere danced the David’s dance
 Shocking confession of policeman held for robbery
 Domestic, sexual violence: Redefining its reportage
 All eyes on Bolt
 Northern youths’ll reconsider quit notice to Ndigbo – Waku
 Fake fertilizer threatens Nigeria’s food sufficiency
Police: Our men looted Jonathan’s residence
Badoo: Lagos procures surveillance aircraft soon –Ambode
 Chichi Iro: I’m not afraid of Cerebral Palsy stigma
Iheanacho becomes most expensive Nigerian player
Govs advised Buhari not to return in hurry –Ortom
Umeh emerges Obiano’s re-election campaign DG
Employment: FG seeks patronage for locally-made goods
Rohr wants Enyeama back in Eagles
 Power Ministry saves FG from N119bn judgement liability


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