News Headlines Jul 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 4, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

France can’t fix Africa’s problems, says Macron
National Assembly backs state police as gunmen kill 7 cops in Abuja
Again, Soyinka attacks Obasanjo in new book
Card reader: Fayose confronts INEC, police, DSS with video evidence
I’ll support Igbo presidency at the right time – Buhari
Fire razes Imo residence, spares only Bible
Mahrez set for Man City move
Plateau killings: Police apprehend 11 suspects, recover rifles
Court re-opens Metuh’s defence, orders Channels TV journalists’ arraignment
‘Mavis record base’ cultists land in Jalingo police net
I support Buhari because he is fighting cabal – Wasiu Ayinde
21 kings: Olubadan asks Ajimobi to respect rule of law
Herdsmen attacks: Should the IG, service chiefs retain their jobs?
New framework to strengthen healthcare delivery
Group unveils award for female pharmacists
Police take drug abuse, anti-cultism message to 56 schools
Bone setters responsible for cancer spread —Orthopaedic surgeon
DSS storms Ekiti school, arrests officials
Gunmen attack Lagos bank customer, steal N250,000
Speeding car kills three teachers in Ogun
I knew of father’s kidnap before World Cup match – Mikel Obi
Ikorodu council vacates secretariat, rents office apartment
60-year-old Lagos driver defiles daughter, 12
Notorious area boy, drug dealers paraded in Sokoto
Court issues witness summons on doctor in murder trial
500 PDP members defect to APC in Lagos
VIDEO: Macron arrives Presidential Villa
Fayemi hails court judgment affirming his candidacy
Court fixes July 16 for suit challenging Adamawa APC congress
Domestic debt servicing gulped N923.3bn in three months –DMO
Embracing analytics in workplaces
NNPC seeks capital market funds for oil projects
Submarine cable investments hit $2.2tn, says FG
CBN boosts forex market with fresh $210m
Firm to invest N9.7bn in Lagos airport’s ground transport
US deports 34 Nigerians
World Cup: Russia fan celebrates Spain win with AK-47
Ladipo backs FG decision on NFF
Inter complete Asamoah transfer
Invest in sports sponsorship, Dudu-Orumen tells corporate bodies
Nadal overcomes ‘100 club’ curse
OJB didn’t give away copyright of his songs
I’m very happy to be here, Macron tells fans at Africa Shrine
New framework to strengthen healthcare delivery
Group unveils award for female pharmacists
Police take drug abuse, anti-cultism message to 56 schools
Bone setters responsible for cancer spread —Orthopaedic surgeon
Effects of lead on reproductive functions (2)
Experts seek solution to rising cases of mental illness
Using Smartphone to test remote control battery
Infinix unveils Note 5
How power cuts, surges harm your PC
FG to promote tech development among youths
EDITORIAL: Eagles’ forgettable World Cup showing
Interest rate will always be high
Technical education and a nation at developmental crossroads
June 28: A traumatic day for Lagosians
Gains of Macron’s historic state visit to Nigeria


Despite Rising Borrowing, FG without Debt Management Strategy
• We are working on it, says Oniha • Nigeria, France sign $475m loan agreement
Kwankwaso, Others Pull Out of APC
US Investigates Glencore over Alleged Corruption in Nigeria, Others
Anti-Budget Padding Protesters Storm N’Assembly
France Can’t Solve Nigeria’s Insecurity Problem, Says Macron
House Designates Plateau Killings as Genocide
NEWS IN PHOTOGRAPHS – Buhari Hosts French Leader Macron at the State House
Gunmen Kill Seven Policemen, Two Others in Abuja
(UPDATED) Protesters Storm N’Assembly over Introduction of New Projects in 2018 Budget
Senate Backs State, Community Police
Alleged Prejudicial Comment: Abang Directs FG to Prosecute Three Journalists
Honeywell Flour Posts Marginal Profit Growth on…
Insurers Secure Tax Refund of N1bn from FG, States
ARFESPON Wants FG’s Intervention in Payment of 12 Months…
10 Banks Facilitate N52tr on Investment in Fixed Income Securities,…
Fatokun: We are Making Efforts to Curtail e-Banking Fraud
Banks and Sustainability Principles
Delta APC Faction Protests Alleged Party Hijack to Oshiomhole
PDP Spokesman is not Patriotic, Borno APC Alleges
Treading a Familiar Path
I was Traumatised before the Clash against Argentina, Says Mikel Obi
Sack or No Sack, Pinnick on Duty at Russia 2018
Marcelo, Costa Back in Training for Brazil
Griezmann, a True Bleu with Uruguayan Affinity
Time for Reason

The Nation

Macron urges Nigerian youths to join politics
Confidence, ideology lacking in most politicians, says Sen. Sani
Seven policemen die in battle with bandits
Police name Plateau, Benue killings suspects
Olubadan to govt: respect chieftaincy law
Boko Haram boy: I made explosives for bombers
Mace theft committee indicts Omo-Agege
Nigeria, France sign pact on $475m project
Social security: Fed Govt takes interest-free microcredit loans to grassroots
Kano/Jigawa Customs generates N8b in six months
Edgal: landlords of drug peddlers to face prosecution
Police kill two suspected robbers in Warri
Police intercept Tramadol-laden truck in Lagos
Dad ‘forces’ teenage daughter into marriage after ‘raping’ her
I have memories of Fela Shrine, says French President
Couple dissolves marriage over Ronaldo, Messi
World Cup: England win 4-3 on penalties
NFF Palaver: EFCC Invites Amaju Pinnick
Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free
World Cup: Sweden into quarter-finals, Switzerland out
Sokoto donates Hajj seat, house to Eagles player, Shehu
Ekundayo eyes world title, faces Thain in London
Why I want to go to Senate, by Abiru
My plan for Ekiti, by Olusola
DSTV celebrates Mandela at 100 with pop-up channel
Veteran Nollywood actor, Ignis Ekwe, passes on
Kigali to host AMAA 2018
“Nigeria requires $652m for next five years for contraceptives, others”
Bringing life back to war-torn Rivers community
Bayelsa writer takes ‘Mechanics of Yenagoa’ to OAU
A befitting workplace for royal fathers
Women lawyers cheer up IDPs in Benue
Fela ‘resurrects’ in Abuja
Catching them young
World Cup: England win 4-3 on penalties
World Cup: Sweden into quarter-finals, Switzerland out
‘Develop your community through volunteerism’
Gas cylinders fall on tricycle as trailer runs into ditch
RCCG spends N3m on police station
Nigerian women and toxins in cosmetics
NNPC to raise fund from capital market for projects
TEF hosts Macron, 2,000 entrepreneurs
‘BEDC gets only 325Mw’
CBN lifts forex market with $210m injection
The Sun

Nigeria playing huge leadership role in OPEC – Barkindo
How Macron’s visit will boost security, economy – Onyeama

French investment to create 150,000 jobs
2019: APC govt’ll make education free in Abia – Kalu
Wike, promise keeper – Tambuwal
IPOB charges army to produce Kanu
Protesters overrun NASS
Robbers kill 7 policemen in Abuja
30 convicted, 400 others facing trial for violating anti-grazing laws – Ortom
NNPC to raise capital from stock market to fund new projects
2019 polls’ll determine Igbo presidency in 2023 – Buhari
South East APC mega rally for president shakes Owerri
Zamfara: Marafa, Yari fight over control of APC structure
Why I want to lead post-insurgency Borno – Abba Aji
Why June 12 election result should be announced – Bozimo
$10.3tr investment needed to meet global oil demand – OPEC
As Kachikwu says Nigeria has 50-year crude deposits
World Cup 2018 : Sweden beats
Manchester United have found their Didier Drogba
China issues US travel warning amid trade tensions
Ex-Malaysian PM Najib arrested amidgraft probe
Court summons Zuma’s son over fatal car crash
Ekiti Guber: FCT High Court clears Fayemi for governorship poll
Quashes Ekiti State Commission of inquiry White Paper
Adamawa PDP stakeholders endorse Ardo for 2019 guber
Taraba APC passes vote of confidence in Oshiomhole
EDITORIAL: Sexual scandal: OAU’s shining example
President Macron coming to Afrika Shrine has vindicated Fela– Femi Kuti
Uncovered: Abuja’s stinking markets, parks
General election, not elections
Media and development challenge
Umahi’s unnecessary fuss about street name
When a president says ‘Let us pray’


History Will Have Harsh Verdict On Us As Government– Dogara
Gunmen Kill 7 Policemen In Abuja NNPC Targets 40bn Oil Reserves By 2020 Mass Defection Rocks Oyo APC, As Members Join Obasanjo’s Party ADC
Court Quashes Ekiti state Commission of Inquiry Report and Government White Paper on Fayemi
Trending Forced Resignation Story As PDP Chairman, Pure Fiction – Ogbeh Ekiti Guber Election: APC Chieftain Urges Court
DSS Arrest Ekiti Teachers Over PVCs
Tennis: Ghana Can’t Afford To Miss Nigeria Open – Lartey
WASH: Water Supply Association Honours Minister With Patron Award
SA Authorities Order Release Of Skov’s Inheritance
CRFFN’s Election: Ex-Chairman Kicks Against Disqualification Of Aspirants
Minister Inaugurates Project Team For FAAN’s Headquarters In Abuja
Low Forex Inflow Weakens Naira At I&E Window
Nigerians Are Losing Confidence In Security System, Dogara Tells PMB
Defection: Danze Couldn’t Keep To APGA’s Ideologies’
Reps Seek Improved Policy Design For Petrol Tankers
Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco Plan 2030 World Cup Joint Bid
Dalung Condemns Pa Michael Obi’s Abduction
J Balvin’s Grateful For His First Billboard Hot 100 No. 1
Mr Klint, FMM Fete Kuchingoro IDPs
How Experts Are Creating A Dynamic Nollywood Through Talent Hunt
Lagos AGN Chairman Tasks Youths On Employment Opportunity
EDITORAL: Nigeria And Poverty Rating Industrial, Generator Fumes Contributes To Diabetes – Study
That Our Roads Will Be Safe Again! Nigerians Are Losing Confidence In Security System, Dogara Tells PMB
Kaduna Okays 7 Years’ Jail Term For Sara-Suka Gangs,Begins Trial
Apo-Karshi Road Ready Soon, Says FCTA Kwali LG Boss Vows To Reposition Education
Man, 55, Drowns In Kurudu Dam
Access To Family Planning, A Necessity – Adewole
Migrant Crisis: Many Missing After Boat Disaster Off Libya
Australian Archbishop Bags 1-year Jail For Abuse Cover-up
German Interior Minister Drops Resignation Threat Over Migration

Daily Trust

Manchester United fail in bid to sign Real Madrid’s Disco
JUST IN: Arsenal want Barcelona’s midfield star
Washington DC mayor Muriel Bowser declares 2 July as ‘Wayne Rooney Day’
BREAKING: Cristiano Ronaldo to make shock move to Juventus
Boat mishap claims 4 girls in Kankara
Lucas Torreira to undergo Arsenal medical after World Cup
Gunmen kill 7 policemen, cart away weapons in Abuja
Saraki fingers APC govs, ministers as protesters storm N/Assembly
Plateau killings: Angry protesters attack government house, vehicles
N/Assembly begins process to create state police
Buhari to Ndigbo: Nigeria’s presidency negotiable
Borno APC chides PDP spokesman over comment on police protest
Saraki urges senators not to be distracted by 2019
FG, states, others earned $3.1bn from NLNG in 2017
Firm to invest N8.235bn in ground transport at Lagos airport – Sirika
Maintaining internal security: Everyone is involved
Africa, the global dumpster must invent
Premium Times: The missing link in the public reaction
Editorial: NEDC should take off immediately

The Guardian

Macron pledges French security support, others
Firm to address power challenge with renewable energy
Protesters storm NASS, demand end to constituency project
NNPC says Nigeria will increase crude oil reserves by one billion barrels yearly
Reps reconvene, want masterminds of attacks punished
Senate okays state police agitations, Reps to probe tanker explosions
We shall back Igbo presidency when the time comes, says Buhari
Leaked whereabouts of Nnamdi Kanu has vindicated our position, says IPOB
Two arrested for defiling teenage daughters
Pinnick in charge of France, Uruguay quarterfinal duel
After dispatching Switzerland, Sweden aims for semifinals
Nadal, Muguruza, Zverev Edmund advance
ITTF picks Tandor as Nigeria Open’s tournament director
Fund-raising dinner for CAA Asaba 2018 holds July 12
England end penalty jinx to edge Colombia in shootout
Dangote inaugurates mega cement warehouse in Owerri
PHCCIMA hinges business growth on good corporate governance
SON designs system to maintain high standard of Nigerian products
Temile signs $120 million vessel contract with Hyundai
Editorial: The air pollution dilemma
1 hour ago
Notes on political alliances
Speaking for Mr President
Sexual harassment and generation of idiots
Proposal for pilot ranches: Reward for criminality?
Kogi PDP sees triumphal return to Lugard House
AP dumps standard-bearer, adopts PDP’s Kolapo Olusola
Shehu Sani set to dump APC, Turaki promises restructuring
Court quashes indictment, 10-year ban on Fayemi
POPARTII Goes Grafitti On Pop Culture


Emmanuel Macron Urges Nigerian Youths To Join Politics
I Thought They Were Spare Parts, Says Driver Paid N70,000 To Deliver Truckload Of Tramadol
Emmanuel Macron At The Afrika Shrine
Igbo Women Protest, Seek Inquiry Into Killings By Herdsmen
Maradona Offers To Coach Argentina For Free
Igbo Political Future Rests On My Re-Election—Buhari
My Father’s Been Sleeping With Me Since I Was 8— Teenager
3 Women Jailed 41 Years For Human Trafficking
2019: Has The Middle Belt Been Roused From Sleep?
Ekiti: Fayose’s Allegations Baseless, Says INEC
Abuja Court Declines To Disqualify Fayemi
Wike Committed To Devt Of Rivers —Tambuwal
New CTO Report Heightens OTT Argument
We’ll Arrest Leadership Of Miyetti Allah If… — Military
2018 Budget: Protesters Storm NASS, Call For Saraki, Dogara’s Resignation
How My Younger Brother Perished With Wife, Five Children And A Neighbour’s Daughter
Buhari Commends Nigeria, Kuwait, Relations
I’m ready to lead battle against killer herdsmen – Gani Adams
Giving land for ranching better than death – Presidency
2019 will decide future of Igbo – Boss Mustapha
July 14 guber : APC chieftain asks court to disqualify Fayemi
Gas deal: US court didn’t give $6.59bn judgement against Nigeria, AGF insists
Buhari begins disbursement of looted funds – Fashola
Ex-militants barricade Warri-Benin highway over allowance
Lauretta Onochie calls CAN Cankerworm Association
Nnamdi Kanu kept on a Nigerian naval warship in Bayelsa – Fani-Kayode
Rectify 2014 mistakes by voting for APC, Bamidele tells voters
President Buhari has shown enough love for Igbo – Rochas Okorocha
Maradona offers to coach Argentina for free
I feared for Belgium at 2-0 down, Hazard reveals
NFF Crisis: Order of court not binding on FIFA, NFF — Keyamo
Japanese tennis stars try to restore hope after World Cup heartbreak
Sweden beat Switzerland 1-0 to reach World Cup quarter-finals
Emmanuel Macron at the Afrika Shrine
Nigerian gospel artiste hits 100,000 streams on Spotify
Naira appreciates to N359/$ as CBN injects $210m
University of Dundee gives £5000 merit Scholarship available
Access Bank wins 2018 Nigeria Healthcare award
mLab stimulates, pulls together a fragmented ecosystem – Sheila Birgen


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