News Headlines August 5, 2017.  Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 5, 2017.  Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers
Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Biafra: Arewa youths to lobby N’Assembly on referendum
Archbishop of Canterbury visits Buhari, pledges prayers
Presidency to probe Osinbajo’s nominees to ICPC board
N30tn revenue loss: Senate panel orders 30 CEOs’ arrest …over non-appearance
Evans will be arraigned soon, says IG
Civil servant arraigned for exposing Kogi gov’s Abuja residence
How couple lost four children in Kerosene explosion in Rivers
Man jailed for stealing N1,000 maize
Five ‘dangerous’ routes to sexual satisfaction
I may be retired at 80, I’m not tired –Pa Gabriel Adasonla, chartered accountant
Buhari responsible for problem in Nigeria police –Akiolu
Five killed in fresh Ogbe-Ijoh, Aladja communal clash
Some Nigerian actors are gays, gigolos –Jude Orhorha
Only British papers can compete with Nigerian newspapers – Ogunleye, Provost, NIJ
Ex-ICPC chairman kicks against immunity for president, others
We must plan a Nigeria without crude oil –Osinbajo
FBI arrests Nigerian Adekunle Ojo for identity theft
Worried Conte seeks Moses replacement
Aluu 4: I’ve been traumatised since my son’s murder –Victim’s father
Suspension: Police, DSS take over APC secretariat
Biafra: Arewa youths to lobby N’Assembly on referendum
Five ‘dangerous’ routes to sexual satisfaction
Archbishop of Canterbury visits Buhari, pledges prayers
Nigeria, others discuss health care at science week
28-year-old docked for unlawful possession of 22 goats in Osun
Sex worker stabs father of four to death in Asaba
Police arrest 78-year-old, teenager, others for kidnapping, armed robbery
Hoodlums attack Ikorodu residents on bad road portion
Benue recorded 15 rape cases in June, says group
Buhari responsible for problem in Nigeria police –Akiolu
Oshiomhole, Sagay, Ezeife differ on restructuring
Things are difficult economically, APC admits
Quit notice: Northern, Igbo groups form panel to resolve crisis
Ajimobi inaugurates security trust fund
Lagos LG election petition tribunal commences sitting Monday
Constitution review: Still far from nation’s expectation
India may dump Nigeria’s crude for US oil
Intervene in Kogi labour crisis, NLC tells FG
eTranzact records 20% growth in revenue
NERC threatens to withdraw licences of non-performing Gencos
CBN tightens liquidity, as interbank lending rate multiplies
26 stocks appreciate, market gains N79bn
Neymar’s signing changes history of football – Media
‘Media trial’ for looters is deliberate – Prof. Sagay
I told my husband we wouldn’t wed if he didn’t get a boat – Ndidi Obioha
My chiefs threatened to dethrone me for refusing to perform rituals –Ologotun
I joined PSG for bigger challenge –Neymar
How Leicester move will help Iheanacho – Onigbinde
Khan, Joshua in Twitter infidelity row
Oladipo, other NBA stars set to ignite Africa
Bizarre facts about beer you probably didn’t know before!
Christians likely to blame the poor for being lazy —Study
Quotable quotes in celebration of the International Beer Day!
It’s International Beer Day!
Dear employer, Have you seen Neymar’s new salary breakdown? -Lecturers told us making first class was impossible –Joshua Erubami, DELSU overall best graduating student
FG reintroduces History into curriculum
Adeboye’s wife receives Africa Leadership Award
John Fashanu is just my friend –Rachel Bakam
Lege Miami is looking for fame –Lanre Gentry
Olamide, Phyno, Flavour, shut down Ekpoma
I want to revive mobile Theatre –Dele Odule
Queen Moremi Pageant set to hold
UITH management threatens not to pay striking doctors
Four herbs that build strong bones
Wearing a wig can cause hair loss
Benue community where dead relatives receive fee, drinks before daughters are given out in marriage
Heartbreaking story of 10-year-old girl who needs N4m for heart surgery
We’ve grown used to Boko Haram attacks, bomb blasts –UNIMAID lecturers, students
Two years after, pupils struggle for education in former Boko Haram territories
Kidnapping: Attendance drops in Epe schools • Pupils, teachers in fear of abduction


Again, Archbishop of Canterbury Visits Buhari, Says President’s Rapid Recovery Delights Him
Good Leadership, True Federalism will Defuse Agitations, Say Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Sagay
Akiolu Accuses Buhari of Killing Efficiency in Police Force
Power Ministry Saves FG from N119bn Judgement Liability
Northern Youths, Igbo Leaders Set up Committee on Quit Notice
Ambode Seeks NERC’S Approval for 3000Mw Power Project
Lagos Arraigns Hotel Owner, Workers for aiding Homosexuality
Suicide Attack on Leprosy Centre Foiled
Gunmen Kidnap Elder Statesman, Nduka Eya, Demand N16m
Police Smash Kidnap, Cattle Rustling other Syndicates
Man Arrested over Badoo Killings Denies Involvement
‘Ban on Use of Edo Public Schools for Social Activities will Check Vandalism’
Osinbajo Inaugurates Judicial Commission on Armed Forces Compliance with Human Rights
NiMet to Collaborate with NASRDA On GIS, Climate Monitoring
Probe Judges who Jailed Underage Inmates, Charges Rights Group
NDLEA Uncovers Cannabis Depot in Lagos, Arrests Suspect
Imo Air Partners ELREEDA Foundation on CSR
It’s Return to Ibadan as Glo Hosts Lafta Fest
Diamondxtra Season 9 Creates More Winners in New Draws
E-Auction: The Case Against Ali
Digital Currency Conference Holds in Lagos
Unity Bank, BOI Sign Agreement on SMEs Development
World Confederation of Business Honours IPI Solutions
Bayelsa APC Crisis Deepens as DSS, Police Take Over Secretariat Politics
Ohuabunwa: We Won’t give up on Quest for Restructuring
‘Western Lotto Brings Hope to the Masses’
Oshodi-Apapa Wharf Road: A Testament to Failure in Governance
DAVID AJAKAIYE: I’m a Nigerian Artiste Loved by Brazilians
Is the e-book Dying?
Cinema Premiere of Biola Alabi’s Banana Island Ghost
What is Dangerous Driving
Tips to Treating Common Cold
Community Shield: For Chelsea, Arsenal, It’s More than a Charity Friendly
16TH IAAF World Championship: Bolt Poise to be All-time Best
Okagbare Draws Bowie in 100m First Round
Ambode, Tinubu Rate 3rd Lagos Int’l Badminton Classics High
From Street Footballer to Record-breaker
The Arsenal Story and Why the EPL Should be a Worry (1)
Fashola, The Man Who Must Give Us Light

The Nation

Biafra ‘cabinet’: DSS puts Soludo, Utomi, Gana, others under watch
Talks: Niger Delta leaders back down on ultimatum to FG
Archbishop of Canterbury visits Buhari
Strike: Lagos orders Laspotech workers to return to work, sues staff unions
Alleged N30tr ports scam: Senate orders arrest of CEOs of Glo, Dana, Visafone, 27 others
We’ll eliminate kidnapping, militancy in one year, says IGP
Quit notice: Igbo, Arewa youths set up 10-man peace committee
Two dogs, three bombers die in foiled Boko Haram attack
Armed forces, human right: Osinbajo appoints seven-man judicial commission
Mata woos players launches operation 1% to charity
16TH IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Okagbare draws Bowie in 100m first round
Neymar Breaks 20-year Club Record Signings
Liverpool suffer Lallana injury blow
Josh Onomah joins Aston Villa on loan
2017 Women Afrobasket: We’re on the same page with Orlando team – Ahmedu
Anthony Joshua fingered in Amir Khan/Faryal split
Pillars of high society honour Erelu Abiola Dosunmu at 70
Bigwigs mourn with Sule Lamido
Experts push for maternal, child deaths reduction
Suicide: You have no right to self-terminate
Don makes case for new uninalysis technology
Man docked over assault, breach of peace
Fake traditional ruler brought before Lagos court over impersonation
Police arrest three suspects with 30 solar batteries in C/River
Man docked for unlawful possession of 22 goats
Exclusive breastfeeding important for proper brain development in babies
Friesland Campina brands have stayed top of the pack – Tarang Gupta

The Guardian

Adetutu Adekunle: the accidental food business woman
Felabration 2017: Celebrating 20 years of Fela’s passing
Kemi Adetiba talks ‘The Wedding Party’ with CNN’s African Voices
Security men take over Bayelsa APC secretariat, as crisis deepens over suspended chairman
NLC decries violence outbreak in Kogi House Assembly
Kidnappers of Nduka Eya demand N15million ransom
Shiites accuse FG of holding El-Zakzaky, wife over fundamental Islamic views
Buratai commences training with troops in Yobe
Military: Osinbajo inaugurates judicial committee to review human rights abuse
Recalling Espana ’82 World Cup disaster
Fans queue up for PSG’s number 10 shirts
Nigerian athletes begin quest for medals
Conte tells Barca to forget replacing Neymar with Hazard
Bayern meet Dortmund in German Super Cup
‘Why we want Bendel Insurance back in Premiership’
DSVRT, Ministry of Justice partner journalists in the fight against SGBV, child abuse
Do you have a moody spouse ?
As parents you must pay attention to your children, no matter how busy you are – Queenette Enilama
Is the older generation really to blame
Kabba Union pledges to promote, showcase Owe heritage
Workshops, lectures, listening sessions and after parties on Red Bull’s bill
Ochai: ‘I’m inspired by PSquare, 2face and Flavour’
2019: My son not interested in governorship seat, says Saraki
Ganduje fires Kwankwaso’s associate, approves new political appointees
ADP urges Osinbajo to call Lalong to order
Youth participation will change Nigeria’s economic and political face, says Bindow
Game Of Thrones Season Seven Episode Four Leaks Two Days Early
Top Five Vacation Spots In Nigeria
How To Make Nigerian Kebab
Amosun pledges support for creative arts, entertainment practitioners
AFRIMA Jury in Lagos for adjudication
From the place of prayer, Onos sings new song
Reminisce drops ‘Ponmile’
Kemi Adetiba talks ‘The Wedding Party’ with CNN’s African Voices
Jeff Bezos: Becoming Bill Gates’ nightmare
MMA teams up with Camara Studios to mentor aspiring models
At BrandMe Class, experts share tips on building bankable brand



Cardoso Raises The Bar With ‘Banana Island Ghost’
Mercy Aigbe Shows Love To Ailing Producer, Kunle Agboola
Why They Cannot Tell Buhari The Truth
Wizkid’s Dad Unveiled In Portrait
Omotola Unveils More Of Alluring ‘Alter Ego’ In Magazine Pose
Was This The Moment Neymar Decided To Quit Barca?
It’s Painful My Son Competes For Germany — Enahoro
I Want Space
NNPC To Open Financial Statements For Scrutiny
S/South, South East Leaders Insist On One Nigeria
OIL PRODUCTION: Ogoni People Protest Against Resumption Of Shell
Militants Explode: Split Nigeria Into Five Republics
Don’t Resume Bombing, Declare N’Delta Republic Oct 1, Clark Begs Militants
Restructuring: Listen To Nigerians, Bishop Martins Tells FG
The Revenge Affair That Saved A Marriage
Simply Daisy @ 65
NNPC To Open Financial Statements For Scrutiny
Militants Explode: Split Nigeria Into Five Republics
Restructuring: Listen To Nigerians, Bishop Martins Tells FG
Repair The Damage You Caused In Police, Oba Of Lagos Tells Buhari
Police Foil Suicide Bomb Attacks In Borno
Northern Youth Groups, Igbo Leaders Set Up Reconciliation C’ttee Over Notice Of Quit
I Want Space
My Marriage Is Suffering
Why Did She Break Up With Me
How To Handle An Erratic Partner
Cardoso Raises The Bar With ‘Banana Island Ghost’
Mercy Aigbe Shows Love To Ailing Producer, Kunle Agboola
Wizkid’s Dad Unveiled In Portrait
Omotola Unveils More Of Alluring ‘Alter Ego’ In Magazine Pose
Spanish Actress Makes Debut In Nollywood
Biafra: The Legal, Political, Economic, And Social Questions
Rights Group Plans Debate With Candidates
Ibori On National Restructuring; Lest Nigeria Forgets
Nwoye’s Supporters Fume Over Conspiracy To Stop Him
It’s Painful My Son Competes For Germany — Enahoro
Neymar Jr: Why I Joined PSG
Nigeria Basketball Crisis: We Cannot Justify Criminality — Ogunade
LASPOTECH Crisis: Lagos Heads To Court, Directs Staff To Return To Work
Britons Now Buy Made-in-Nigeria Suits – FG
Inside World Of People Who Live In Dump Sites
Nigeria In Distress: Is There A Way Forward To A Great Future? (4)
Nigeria In Distress: Is There A Way Forward To A Great Future? (3)
Agitators Of Restructuring Are Looking For Popularity – Gov Ortom

The Sun

2019: Obasanjo, Babangida, Abdulsalami, Gusau SHOP for Buhari’s successor
We haven’t endorsed anyone – IBB I’m aware there are moves and realignments- Atiku
IGP at The Sun, seeks public support for security trust fund
NASS: Waku is talking rubbish –Sagay
Security agents take over Bayelsa APC secretariat
As NWC suspends Chairman
House flays Customs over $500m lost to illegal wood export
Inside Lagos strip clubs
The fun, fantasy and dangers
You can’t be rich working for someone
Kidnap canaries
Movie producer offered me six roles for six rounds of sex –Juliet Patrick
REVEALED! : Why Nigerian coaches languish in penury — Bosso
DSS blames calls for restructuring on poor governance
7-Day ultimatum: Waterways operators dare Lagos
…Idris, Ambode speak on state police
MBGN queen, Anna Banner: Mothering Flavour’s daughter, most amazing feeling ever
UZOR UZOATU: How poem dedicated to IBB almost claimed my life
MONEY MATTERS IN MARRIAGE : No romance without finance (I)
When a marriage fails, blame both parties
Wedding day regrets
When your wife refuses you sex
Reps broke my heart
Letter to my compatriots now freed
Putin says will consider running for another 6-year term
Gulf crisis intensifies, Turkey and Qatar to hold joint drills
North Korea slams US over travel ban
Banire biting fingers that fed him – Ajomale
Sagay ignorant of how parliament works –Waku
Bolt quits the tracks
• Okagbare set to conquer By Joe Apu NPFL : MFM, Enyimba in bitter title fight
Sex worker allegedly kills client
FCE Oyo needs N3bn to become varsity –Provost
Oshiomhole, Sagay clash over restructuring
EDITORIAL: Rising deaths from road accidents
I almost called it off after three years –Husband , Though we were friends, I didn’t expect him to propose –Wife


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