News Headlines Mar 27, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Mar 27, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Why I spoke directly to Nigerian leaders –Bill Gates
Danjuma’s comments: We’ve got reports of soldiers misconduct but none from Taraba, says FG
Tinubu absent as Buhari, APC caucus meet in Villa
Herdsmen killings: I will fast, pray for Danjuma, says Wike
Five ways to use Bluetooth in your car
Swift takes 10,000 free hotspots to Lagos schools, airports
Average Treasury bills, bonds yields appreciate
China, 1.3bn, stable govt; Nigeria, 170m, ungovernable
The trial of Leah Sharibu, the sacrificial lamb
ICPC closes fraud investigation on suspended SEC DG
22 houSes: My probe by presidential panel illegal, says Ekweremadu
Aviation security personnel set to carry arms – FG
Arewa, Ohanaeze youths, others meet, say Buhari has failed
CAC to meet customers, other stakeholders
National Assembly begins public hearing on 2018 budget today
Technology’ll raise consumption tax revenue by 400% –LIRS chairman
Police ban Anambra politicians, others from using sirens
Some Lagos residents to experience four-hour outage today
Serbia panic over physical Eagles
Customer mistakenly drinks insecticide at Lagos bar, dies
Five die in fresh Fulani crisis in Benue
Man rapes, kills trader on farm in Ondo
Suspected ritual killers’ den uncovered in Kwara
Police refuse to arrest IPMAN member after issuing dud cheques
Pastor jailed 14 years for trafficking two children
Relocate your cows, UNIJOS VC tells staff
Police dismiss sergeant for killing conductor
Navy arrests man for impersonation, fraud
PDP seeks forgiveness for past mistakes, promises ‘genuine change’
Tinubu absent as Buhari, APC caucus meet in Villa
Kashamu writes to INEC over Ogun PDP exco
Polls sequencing: Court delivers judgment April 25
Get your PVCs, Barde tells Gombe voters
Average Treasury bills, bonds yields appreciate
Aviation security personnel set to carry arms – FG
International friendlies: How Netherlands beat Portugal 3-0
Raheem Sterling ready for star role with England
Argentina drop keeper for conceding against Eagles
NBA players protest police killing of black man
Iceland leaders to snub World Cup
MMM: You can’t eat Nigerians’ money just like that, reactions trail Sergei Mavrodi’s death
We are still screening 111,981 withheld UTME results –JAMB
Relocate your cows, UNIJOS VC tells staff
BUK honorary degree not for sale –VC
‘Imo needs 20 universities’
‘No going back on fee increment at AAUA’
Group tackles OAU management over detained students
BBNaija: Teddy A, Cee-C , others nominated for eviction
BBNaija: Tobi emerges Head of House, picks Khloe as partner
Big Brother Naija 2017, best so far, ex-housemate, Gifty claims
BBNaija: Biggie resets game, orders Anto and Khloe to keep real-world secret
Viagra @20: How the little blue pill revolutionised sex
It’s criminal to use calcium carbide to ripen fruit –NAFDAC
We spend N752.5m annually on ICT scholarships ―NITDA
MDXI hosts Avanti Gateway Earth Station
EDITORIAL: 2018 budget: Taking the bull by the horns
China, 1.3bn, stable govt; Nigeria, 170m, ungovernable

The Sun

BREAKING: Nigeria’s opponent, Iceland to boycott World Cup in Russia
PDP to Nigerians: We’re sorry
• Opposition party begs Nigerians for past mistakes
1 killed as police foil robbery in Delta
Nigeria completely directionless –Wike
• Launches new tax management system
Anxiety in Transport Ministry, NIMASA over $429m security contract
There’s plot to discredit me –Jonathan
Abuja market demolition: Protesters block airport road
• Injure policeman, 4 others, destroy vehicles
MMM founder dies of heart failure
It’s been 3 turbulent years –Buhari
Election sequence saga: Senators insist on overriding Buhari’s veto
• Senate President queries aide
Uefa announces huge change to Champions League
9 killed in Borno community fire
NDLEA arrests AAU graduate with 762 Kg of Cannabis
Media vital to development, says Gov. Ahmed
Igbinedion’s name has been blessing, curse to me – Osasu, ex-Edo gov’s daughter
Collapsed road makes life difficult in Lagos community
Lecturers, management clash over indefinite strike
African leaders and SDGs
Danjuma’s intervention
Buhari: Season of blunders and political point-scoring
Kudos, knocks greet apology
Amaechi ignores presidential directive on NPA, NIMASA dollar charges
CPC warns NERC over illegal electricity bills, unlawful disconnections
FAAN gets FG’s approval to arm airport security
Super Falcons get 40,000 Euros for France friendly
CAF, NFF celebrate Taribo West @ 44
The Confederation of Africa Football Man U blocks Tosin Kehinde from Eagles training
Moscow lambasts ‘Lying’ U.S. accusations over Skripal case
UK nerve gas attack: US, EU kick out Russian diplomats
•113 officials in 21 countries affected
Media vital to development, says Gov. Ahmed
Buhari signs instrument to avoid double taxation with Singapore
Reservoirs impounded for water supply, others –FG
Oyo govt introduces new education system
Dapchi girls: ‘Leah’s action, wake-up call for Christian youths’
EDITORIAL: IMF and the way forward for Nigerian economy


Governors Back N’Assembly on Electoral Amendment Bill
• Amid allegations of inducement, pro and anti-Buhari legislators intensify lobby • Senators confident, say two-thirds of the whole not required to pass bill ..
Remorseful PDP Asks Nigerians for Forgiveness
MT Mbu’s Book Accuses Obasanjo of Giving Bakassi Away for Nobel…
Jonathan Denies N100bn was Moved to His Residence by CBN
Oyegun: Call for My Removal Belongs to History
States’ Debts Exceed 50% of Their Annual Revenue, Warns FRC
Herdsmen Attack Benue Villages Again, Kill Five
Kwara Gov, Others Pledge Support for IPI Congress 2018
Middle East Tensions Support Crude Oil Price at $70 Per Barrel
Again, Bill Gates Rebukes FG, Says Nigeria Not Investing in Young People
Parents Divided as Student Refuses to Go Back to Dapchi School
Taraba Killings: More Facts Emerge on How Ishaku’s Complaints Against Army Were Ignored
Lagos Declares 28-day Limit for Processing Building Approval Permit
Wike: Danjuma Spoke the Truth, FG Has Destroyed Security in Nigeria
Northern Christian Group Urges Buhari to Ensure Release of Sharibu, Chibok Girls
Aviation Security Personnel to Bear Arms
Buhari Inaugurates National Food Security Council, Promises to Halt Smuggling, Dumping
Kashamu Asks INEC to Comply with Judgments
FIRS Boss: Aregbesola Has Raised Osun’s IGR by over 30%
Protesting Traders Block Abuja Airport Road
Cultists to Spend 20 Years Behind Bars in Bayelsa
Buhari to Chair 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium Thursday
Magu Seeks Partnership with Judiciary in Fight against Graft
Uba Commends FG, Security Agents for Release of Dapchi Girls
LASG: Security Initiatives Have Helped Reduced Crime
Barde Urges Gombe People to go out and Register, Collect their PVC
Herdsmen Attack Benue Villages Again, Kill Five
Kwara Gov, Others Pledge Support for IPI Congress 2018
Finally, Milost Terminates Investment Talk with Unity Bank
. No deal with Milost, Unity Bank insists CCNN Grows Profit to N4.2bn, Recommends N1.6bn Dividend
Malawi Becomes AFC’s 18th Member State
Investments Tribunal Fines Four Stockbroking Firms N5m for Illegal Transactions
Flare Gas Monetisation to Save Nigeria $2.5bn Yearly
Senate Committee Seeks Amendment of Local Content Act
Ekweremadu: Demonizing a Dog to Hang It
A’Court Raises Hope against Graft
Boost for Kidney Transplants
‘I’m Coming To Shame Skoro,’ Brags Kenyan Opponent
Expect New Course Records at 2018 Okpekpe Race, Says Ebewele
Loew Opts for Reserves against Brazil
Egyptian Players Shine as 2018 Int’l Squash Classics Ends In Lagos
Nigeria v Serbia: Battle of Eagles in London’s Hive
Ekong Pledges 1% of Salary to Support Common Goal
Nigeria, ECOWAS and the Morocco Question


Military Aiding Herdsmen Against Us, Taraba Residents Allege
Nigeria Vs Serbia: Mikel Reveals Pain Of Missing Eagles Friendlies
APC’ll Win Rivers In 2019 —Party Chieftain
The PDP Apology: Seven Sins Secondus Should Confess
Nigeria Earns N3.8trn From Crude Oil, Gas Export In 3 Months
FG Has Shown Interest To Grow LPG Sector – NLPGA
Controversy Consumes Milost Global, Unity Bank $1bn Acquisition Deal
Senate Committee On Local Content Commends NCDMB
“Did El Rufai Expect Southern Kaduna To Wait For Him To Bury Them Like Shiites?”
President Buhari To Attend APC NEC Meeting
Restructure Ijaw Nation First Before Nigeria, Udengs Tells PANDEF
Urhobo Youths Seek End To Herdsmen Carnage
Wike Moves Against Multiple Taxation
Black Spots Intervention Is Our Focus For Now -Visionscape
Our Students Not Arraigned For Protesting — OAU
AfDB To Boost SMEs In Nigeria’s Agric Sector, Others
Austrian Firm, Powergas Invest $25m To Reduce Gas Flare In Nigeria
Military aiding herdsmen against us, Taraba residents allege
We’re sorry for our misdeeds, PDP begs Nigerians
Rescue Leah Sharibu now, Northern Christian group begs Buhari
Breaking: Call for my removal belongs to history – Oyegun
Last 3-yrs has been turbulent for Nigeria, Buhari laments
Five killed as herdsmen waylay, open fire on unsuspecting victims in Benue
Why we oppose re-ordering of 2019 election sequence, AGF, INEC tell court
President Buhari to attend APC NEC meeting
TSA probe: CBN paid N7.6bn to MDAs without my authorisation—AGF
2019: PDM constitutes advisory council
Buhari assures UN of credible, fair poll in 2019
Commonwealth Games: Ghana, Scotland, Isle of Man first to hit Games Village
Man Utd’s Kehinde keen to play for Nigeria
Eagles goals won’t rule me out of Russia 2018 —Argentina goalkeeper
Musuaku walks out of Congo DR training
Cleric collects N11.8m ‘bride price’ from man, gives daughter to another
My husband allows another man to make love to me, woman tells court
Viagra rising: how the little blue pill revolutionized sex
Anto, Khloe re-enter the BBNaija house
Jim Iyke finally falls in love
BBNaija 2018 Update: Ex-housemate, Ahneeka predicts Miracle as winner of N45m star prize
Double deal from gospel singer, Aimee
Ex-BBNaija housemate, Gifty slams recall of Anto and Khloe
EDITORIAL: The tax “war” after VAIDS deadline
Nigeria earns N3.8trn from crude oil, gas export in 3 months
Man arraigned for allegedly strangling wife to death
I won’t go back to Dapchi School – Student
Loyibo empowers Delta, Bayeslsa villagers with N20m
Vodacom trains 36 Nigerian students on Internet of Things
Obaseki assures enhanced working conditions for medical personnel, to build 3 super hospitals
Nigeria’s next president must believe in restructuring — E.K. Clark

The Guardian

Health benefits of beetroots
Anambra to pay new minimum wage
Why Mikel won’t play against Serbia
Speculation on Kim visit to China rife as train departs
Forgive our mistakes, PDP begs Nigerians
Danjuma’s statement, a call to anarchy, says APC, Yakassai
Benue rejects Miyetti Allah’s call for emergency rule
Fire kills five in displaced persons’ camp in Nigeria
Putin blames ‘criminal negligence’ for fire that killed 41 children
Nigeria’s journey under me turbulent, Buhari confesses
Fast-track road markings, directional signs, FCT minister orders transport secretariat
Mob chases driver into stream after lorry crushes okada rider
Nigeria vs Serbia Preview: Super Eagles set for tricky tie
‘Serbia test will be tougher than Poland’
Marymount pupils thrill parents at inter-house meet
Bendel Insurance project will galvanise other clubs, says Dudu-Orumen
Travelplus unveils attractive packages for Russia 2018 fans
Troost-Ekong commits one per cent of salary to charity
FIRS chairman, Fowler lauds Osun State’s revenue drive
ASO Savings denies $250m equity capital
Cronos Airline launches direct Port Harcourt-Accra flights
NEPC, ITC partner on improving women’s competitiveness
Calling for real governance across the land
Takeaways from the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica situation
Editorial: Nigeria’s fragile economic recovery
Danjuma and the ominous times
Osinbajo still didn’t get it
Women in Nigeria, awake!
‘Nigeria will thrive when every Nigerian is able to thrive’
AMCON, the most important weapon set up to avert economic collapse, says Ahmed Kuru
Northern, southern youth leaders say Buhari’s government has failed
Obasanjo, WIMPol task women on participation in politics
Angelina Jolie Is Dating Again
How To Make Him Find You Attractive
Are You Really Beautiful?
How To Deal With Cheating
Calling for real governance across the land
Falana calls for new rules to democratise SAN rank
All lawyers are activists
Septuagenarian remanded over alleged fake ‘yellow taxi’ trademark
Short bursts of exercise slashes premature death risk by more than 50%
Health benefits of beetroots
Long-term antibiotics increase women’s risk of death from all causes by 27%
Reduced-calorie diet slows ageing in humans

The Nation

Strange Disease kills Eight Persons In Kano
Herdsmen/farmers clash: Oyo deputy preaches peace
Police to withdraw personnel from VIPs in Enugu April – CP
Buhari to commission Ikeja Bus Terminal
We will hold credible, free and fair election 2019 – Buhari
APC Caucus Meeting: We discussed serious issues, not my removal – Odigie-Oyegun
Danjuma’s kinsmen relive how troops aided herdsmen
Order of polls: Court verdict on April 25 Milost cancels $1b Unity Bank stake plan
‘N130b loot’: Govt may release more evidence against Jonathan
Guns given to herdsmen by politicians, says Methodist Prelate
Task ahead of 9mobile’s new owners
Russia to retaliate as U.S., EU, Canada others expel envoys
MMM founder Mavrodi dies of heart attack
Courts jail two men for human trafficking
UniJos ASUU seeks solution to herdsmen/farmers clashes
AUN, Marlboro college partner on student exchange
OAU resumption date remains April 3 – VC
Ighalo, Echiejile thank Nigerians
Mikel frustrated at missing friendly matches
Eagles must improve, says Amuneke
Baruwa to Rohr: Play Uzoho in goal against Serbia
GOtv Boxing Night 14: I’ll shame Skoro, says Nyawade
Mohamed Elneny extends Arsenal contract
Herdsmen/farmers clash: Oyo deputy preaches peace
Buhari to commission Ikeja Bus Terminal
Ikpeazu: Get your voter’s cards ready
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Ambode to make cameo appearance in ‘Isale Eko’
MI Abaga, Terry Apala, others shut down Basement Gig
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FCT records fresh case of Lassa fever
‘We need money to treat more endometriosis cases’
Experts launch centre for autism, neuro-development disorders
Strange Disease kills Eight Persons In Kano
Monkeys sack Gbagada community
‘My hubby allowed another man to make love to me’
Cleric marries daughter to another man after ‘collecting N11.7m’ from suitor
670.42 % Debt: A Violation of DMO Rules, ADP Tells Ambode
Group slam Danjuma over statement urging citizens to resort to self help
Students protest non-release of results
BOI to train 3,000 NYSC members yearly on entrepreneurship skills
Award: ACLN urges youths constructive participation in politics
Task ahead of 9mobile’s new owners
Play Tv eyes 90% local channels
Ground handlers get N985.5m yearly from aircraft towing
New dawn for maritime academy


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