News Headlines Jul 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 11, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Family rejects 17-year -old daughter’s marriage, faults officiating pastor
Police arrest Assemblies of God pastor for alleged prophecy against Okorocha
Court orders forfeiture of ex-gov Aliyu’s houses, cars, N57m
Ekiti poll: Fayose chides APC for ‘hiring crowd’, blocking govt house gates
Debt: FG may cut power supply to Benin, Niger, Togo
Man caught with 200,000 live ammunition in Niger
Ekiti poll: Heavy security as Buhari, Tinubu, others campaign for Fayemi
Plateau massacre suspects must be tried in Jos – Gowon
Desperation made me to steal baby – Suspect
Police arrest Offa Poly SUG VP, others for cultism
Police fire tear gas at Peace Corps commandant, others
48 hours after leaving home, ex-MTN worker’s corpse found
NSCDC arrests man who raped daughter for three years
Asset forfeiture: ‘Why we’re stripping President of his power’
Croatia vs England: Prosinecki expects better Vatreni than 1998 heroes
Drunk policeman kills neighbour in Calabar
Buhari’s supporters clash over souvenirs at Abuja rally
Police arrest Offa Poly SUG VP, others for cultism
Police fire tear gas at Peace Corps commandant, others
Drunk policeman kills neighbour in Calabar
2019: More parties to join alliance soon, says Secondus
No gang-up can make us waiver –APC
Imo lawmakers begin impeachment proceedings against deputy gov
Senate defers motion on Buhari’s alleged human rights abuses
Ekiti poll: ‘APC has falsified results’
Ekiti poll: PDP mocks APC, Fayemi over rally
Ekiti poll: Senators pick holes in 30,000 policemen deployment claim
FG hasn’t paid N9bn counterpart funding for Abuja light rail – Contractor
Reps probe N100bn underpayment by NNPC
Science, technology critical to wealth, job creation – Onu
National Assembly transmits PIGB to Buhari
Edo CSOs hail FG’s directive on estimated billing
Nigerian ambassador to Sao Tome dies
Ronaldo joins Juventus for €100m
France vs Belgium: Umtiti heads Les Bleus into final
12 Thai boys, coach rescued from cave
Three things you probably don’t know about Riyad Mahrez
UPDATED: Mahrez signs five-year deal with Man City
I’m sorry for men because they can’t have babies –Chimamanda
George Clooney hurt in Italian scooter crash
Legacy Awards to honour teachers nationwide
Scientists find method to help target HIV virus in human cells
HBP, salt, sugar increase heart damage risk — Cardiologist
NLC shuts MTN offices, to picket other telcos
Samsung opens world’s largest phone factory
We’ve challenges using mobile telephones for our products –Insurers
FG solicits foreign companies’ support for technology development
EDITORIAL: Time running out on state policing
Crippling poverty and a future under threat
Buhari’s assets confiscation policy
Dearth of political empowerment for Nigerian youths
Macron’s Lagos swag and Abuja stopover


We Remain One United Party under Buhari, APC Insists
•We didn’t sign MoU with PDP, says ANRP
With Strike in Norway, Libyan Disruption, Crude Oil Price Rises to $79
Despite Aregbesola’s Plot, Tinubu Finally Settles for Ambode
CBN, Others Back Removal of President’s Power on Assets Forfeiture
Regulatory Approval Delays Teleology’s Final Payment for 9Mobile
Don’t Allow Yourselves to Be Insulted by ‘Stomach Infrastructure,’ Buhari Tells Ekiti Voters
Umtiti Heads France into First Final in 20 Years
Imo Assembly Begins Impeachment Proceedings against Deputy Governor
Court Order Required to Reveal Customers’ BVN, CBN Tells Banks, Others
FCMB Offers Training to SME Operators
FBN Holdings to Buy Back $300m Eurobond Debt Notes
Address Proliferation of Arms, US Envoy Tasks FG
FBN Holdings to Buy Back $300m Eurobond Debt Notes
ACI Inspects Kaduna International Airport for Certification
More Call to Prioritise Investment in Infrastructure
Repositioning NNPC and Baru’s Knack for Openness
At APC Rally, Ngige Unwittingly Roots for Fayose
Pervading Air of Bravura
Game of Numbers Gives W’Cup to England
Umtiti Heads France into First Final in 20 Years
CAA Asaba 2018: 42 Countries Attend DRM Programme
Ronaldo Seals Four-year Deal with Juventus
Two World Cup Reporters Robbed in Moscow
GOtv Boxing Night Returns To Ibadan With Joe Boy, Fijabi, Others
VC: UNIOSUN Was Bankrupt When I Took Over
Obi Donates N1m to Crowther Memorial College, Advised Students to Stay Focused
CKA Holds Honors Day, as Red Africa Founder Task Youths Value
FG Research Grant: 11 Tertiary Institutions Get N84m for Geo-sciences
UNICEF Enrols 15,303 Girls in three Northern States

The Nation

APC, 20 others join forces to tackle anti-Buhari coalition
Ekiti must grow beyond stomach infrastructure, says Buhari
Ex-Ondo Dep. governor’s girl: I reported suspect to police, says dad
APC won’t waiver over PDP coalition
PDP’s coalition is act of opportunism, says Balarabe Musa
We are taking measures against killings, says Buhari
Reps probe N100b ‘under-remittance’ by NNPC
Atiku rallies PDP supporters against Buhari
Law school graduates 1,562
ICRC, Nigeria Red Cross to support Jos IDPs
Fayose condemns ‘blockade’ of Ekiti Govt House
NiMet predicts cloudy skies, rains
Imo Assembly begins impeachment process against Madumere
‘Ugwuanyi has transformed Enugu with meagre resources’
UN to reactivate Nigeria Peace Committee for 2019 polls
France dominate Belgium to advance to Russia 2018 final match
Umtiti Sends FRANCE into FINAL
Serena drops first set but zooms into semis
Madrid confirms Ronaldo’s £88m move to Juve
Thai boys: All 13 rescued, safe – Navy SEAL unit
FIFA looking into second Vida social media video
Fayemi: Is a new dawn imminent in Ekiti?
Lagos PDP preaches unity ahead of 2019
2019: INEC strategising for successful election
Genevieve Nnaji completes estate
GOtv unveils programmes line-up for July
Toyin Abraham becomes counselor
Winning the anti-graft battle
29 for foreign varsities as Brookstone School graduates
FIFA looking into second Vida social media video
Why private varsities produce more first class graduates, by VC
UNILORIN appoints 22 professors, 15 readers
Student disagrees with WAEC answer in NNPC quiz
Reps probe N100b ‘under-remittance’ by NNPC
Equities lose N82b as selloff worsens
Why lower naira notes are scarce, by CBN
Prudential Zenith launches savings plan


LASU Approves Promotion Of 11 Professors, 38 Others
Anglican Church To Buhari: Rethink Your Re-Election Bid
The Akpabio-Udom Alliance At Play Again
Lack Of Interest On Data By Insurance Industry Cripples Actuarial Practice — Experts
Less Than 1% MfBs Has National Licences
APCON Commences 2018 Capacity Devt For Ad Practitioners
The Adamu Garba Story
Onitsha Traders Storm Govt House Over Alleged Imposition Of Leadership
Action Packed Movie “Klippers” By USA Based Filmmaker, Ofu Obekpa, Hits Cinemas August 10th
Leadership Failure, Cause Of Killings In Nigeria —Tambuwal
Fayose Berates APC For ‘Hiring Crowd,’ Blocking Govt House Gates
CRFFN Elects 15 New Governing Council Members
Professional Misconduct: 7 Lawyers Banned, 12 Suspended
How Igwe Stephen Nnaji Nwatu Of Ogbozinne Autonomous Community Was Murdered —Family
How Kidnapped Imo Musician Was Freed After Spending Seven Days In Forest
My Position On Cattle Ranches — Oluwo
Call Herders To Order, S-West Hunters Tell Fulani Leadership
2019 presidency: Okupe asks Saraki to run
The Akpabio-Udom alliance at play again
Fayose berates APC for ‘hiring crowd,’ blocking Govt House gates
Don’t be insulted by Fayose’stomach infrastructure — BUHARI
Ekiti youth leader seeks support for Eleka
Ekiti APC rally, a charade – PDP
Asaba 2018 AAC: 42 nations confirm participation at delegates meeting
Emenalo woos Awoniyi for Monaco contract
GOtv Boxing Night returns to Ibadan
BREAKING: Umtiti heads France into World Cup final
Mahrez set to join Man City for £60m
She believes I could have handled my finances better
Friend, tried to snatch my man
My parents’ marriage puts me off committing to my boyfriend
Nollywood actor Aki honored in Miami, Florida
Lack of interest on data by insurance industry cripples actuarial practice — Experts
Corona School celebrate alma mater 60th anniversary
Konga compliance boosts e-commerce customer relations management
Scientists find method to help target HIV virus in human cells
Re-construction of roads not lasting solution to Apapa traffic – Hakeem Olanrewaju


GOtv Boxing Night Moves From Lagos To Ibadan
24 Hours After MoU, PDM, 19 Others Disown Coalition
Herders / Farmers Clash Political Blackmail Against Me – PMB
APC , Accord Party, PDM, others form coalition To PMB
MultiChoice Adjusts Prices On GOtv, DStv
Saraki And The Infallibility Of Supreme Court’s Verdict
Ekiti Election: Another Litmus Test For INEC
Trump In Verbal War With NATO Allies
NIMASA Lobbies CBN On Special Rate For Maritime Assets Acquisition
Oil Prices Gain Due To Growing Supply Outages
FG’s Funding From Bonds Drops By 59.4%
Imo Lawmakers Commence Impeachment Process Against Deputy Governor
Senate Invasion: Reps Okay180 Days Suspension For Omo-Agege
Gov Ortom, Benue Speaker Escape Impeachment
FG’s Funding From Bonds Drops By 59.4%
Nigeria, Google To Partner On Global Digital Access – Osinbajo
Printing Of LEADERSHIP Newspapers In S’East, S’South Underway
FAAN Orders For Modern Airports Scanners
As National Assembly Reconsiders Decision On State Police
Saraki’s Supreme Court Victory And 2019 Permutations
Belgium Must Get Over Missing Final Match Quickly- Martinez
Court Adjourns Case To Sept 25th As Pinnick Fails To Stop Giwa
Capello Impressed With Englands Goalkeeper
Russia 2018: Sleepy Mbappe and Mandzukic’s Plan
EDITORIAL: Nigeria’s Galloping Population, A Ticking Time Bomb
Stakeholders Condemn Politics Of Surrogacy In Ekiti State
Insecurity: The Senate’s 20-Point Intervention
Forensic Expert Hails Senate Over Passage Of Investigative Auditors’ Bill
Grassroots Devt: Edo MDAs, Communities Brainstorm On Priorities
Osun 2018: Protesting APC Members Reject Zoning
Gov Ahmed Lauds Monarchs For Peaceful Coexistence
Food Security: NCWS Holds Fair In Abuja
Benue Revenue Chairman Prevented From Handing Over
Farmers, Herdsmen Meet In Ibadan To Discuss Peace
NHRC, EFCC Partner On Corruption Fight
Human Rights: We Have Never Been Defensive On AI’s Report – FG

The Sun

NDDC: FG, oil firms yet to remit N1.5trn – Ekere
We either restructure or be doomed – Ozekhome
Lady Mechanic seeks increased FG’s support towards women empowerment
Mass defection hits Ondo APC
PDP-led coalition not a merger – APP
2019: Atiku’ll be Nigeria’s Trump – Ogun
NFF crisis: Court adjourns case till September
Galatasaray confirms Onyekuru deal
Brian Idowu joins Locomotiv Moscow
NDDC: FG, oil firms yet to remit N1.5trn – Ekere
UPTH scientists decry shortage of manpower
Bloodbath in Taraba, Adamawa
Army unmasks new deadly Islamic sect, Hakika
Ekiti guber: Masses with me – Fayose
Accuses APC of hiring crowd from 3 states
Tambuwal to Buhari: We didn’t vote for killings
2019: INEC worried over 17m uncollected PVCs
Ekiti Guber: Don’t be deceived by ‘stomach infrastructure,’ Buhari tells voters
Mass defection hits Ondo APC
EDITORIAL: Time to outlaw security vote
Ogun: Aggrieved APC members defect to AD
Cows everywhere: How herdsmen defied security, invaded National Assembly
The triumph of Saraki


Senators disagree over 39 political parties coalition
Tension as security agents teargas Fayose, disperse PDP rally
Gov Fayose collapses after teargas attack in Ekiti Government House
APC government, most corrupt, enemy to human security -Atiku
Again, FAAC meeting ends ìn deadlock
Anambra govt to install CCTV cameras in Onitsha, Nnewi market
El-Zakzaky: Banks, schools, shops temporarly closed in Kaduna
Buhari, Ramaphosa to discuss killing of Nigerians in South Africa
Osun guber election: Court asked to stop fresh PDP wards’ congresses
Fake certificate: Don’t cover up Adeosun, PDP cautions NYSC
Hearing imparied persons protest acquisition of land by Oyo govt
APC government, most corrupt, enemy to human security -Atiku
Mimiko to speak at ECOWAS event Wednesday, OAU on Thursday
Low number of women in NASS unacceptable – Obasanjo
60-year-old man drags girlfriend to court over marriage refusal
Woman steals three-week-old baby in Ogun
20-year-old man in court over alleged cult membership
Cave rescue: First pictures emerge of Thai boys in hospital
Suicide blast kills ANP candidate, supporters at election rally
Zimbabwe launches space agency
Trump says Germany ‘controlled by Russia’
DPR finally complies with FoI, releases documents on fuel subsidy, importation
More than 20 foreign investors set to boost automotive sector ―minister
CBN urges financial operators to diversify products
Again, FAAC meeting ends ìn deadlock
NAFDAC nabs kingpin over supply of fake insecticides
DNA Testing: Association calls for awareness on trend of paternity disputes
‘40% of health resources wasted due to inefficiency’

Olumo Rock of Ages, Abeokuta
Anambra receives Miss Africa
DBLIS–TIT, hotel that uses pounded yam to lure customers in Ado Ekiti
Senate Tourism Committee Chairman, Raji Rasaki, bags Harvard Kennedy Fellowship
Experts laud Lagos govt over Oshodi interchange
I wish to see more music artistes in Nollywood — Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha
Fear kept me in abusive marriage for 12 years —Hilda Esangedo
Make-up tricks every woman should know
Low oil prices are injurious — OPEC
NUPENG commends NCDMB, seeks support on labour issues
FG aims to drag crude oil production cost to $15 per barrel
EDITORIAL: Adebajo: Silencing criticality in the ivory towers
Adamu Ciroma, a man of character
Saraki, time to be decisive is now
Road construction: Okowa urges Deltans to be patient with contractors
We are winning fight against soot pollution in Rivers —Navy


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