News Headlines Jul 16. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 16. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

PDP rejects Fayemi’s victory, says it’s daylight robbery
Workers’ salary arrears will be paid in six months –Fayemi
EFCC mocks Fayose, says we’re expecting you soon
I killed my wife for committing adultery — Suspect
‘I don’t know where I am’
Group claims pitch invasion
Proud Croatia fans celebrate heroes
World hails France’s win
Modric wins Golden Ball •…Mbappe, Courtois also honoured
Party begins as delirious French revel in victory
Finalists to share $66m FIFA prize money
France are champions again …beat Croatia 4-2 in Moscow final
Mace theft: Omo-Agege attacks Reps, Saraki over suspension call
Groups advise APC on Osun gov primary
Troops missing after Boko Haram attacked military base
Alleged forgery: Group writes IG, seeks Adeosun’s probe
Reps panel to question Obasanjo, Jonathan, others over Abacha loot
Killings: IDPs stone Lalong’s convoy
Imo crisis: God’ll impeach Okorocha, says Umeh
I killed my wife for committing adultery — Suspect
How Fayemi outbid Fayose at Ekiti stock exchange
Putin gives World Cup fans visa-free Russia entry all year
Ekiti election: Bamidele praises Buhari, Tinubu, Ekiti voters
(PHOTOS) Ekiti Election: Jubilation as INEC declares Fayemi winner
Murdered corps member: Family goes after Abuja hospital
Customs officer kills two colleagues in Lagos
Residents lament as ocean submerges buildings in Ondo
Poly rector: Board promises thorough checks of 15 applicants
12 Nigerian students to face trial for cybercrime in Benin Republic
Christ Embassy kidnap: Fraudsters call family, demand ransom
Cholera outbreak kills six
Obama to lead celebrations 100 years after Mandela’s birth
Minister quits over lewd messages to barmaids
Ekiti election: Our party best placed to move Ekiti forward – APC
Plateau government condemns attack on Lalong’s convoy
Estimated billing: Consumers vow to resist disconnection by Discos
Collaborative efforts’ll make capital market vibrant – SEC
Reclaiming misdirected payments
Save Lagos from beach erosion, environmentalists beg FG
Body to train estate surveyors in solid minerals valuation
Chinese oil firm to invest $3bn in Nigeria
Many feared dead as bus plunges into Edo river
INEC chief, Zakari, demands apology from Fayose
I don’t know where I am’
Modric wins Golden Ball •…Mbappe, Courtois also honoured
Party begins as delirious French revel in victory
Editorial: Berger’s chaotic handling of Lagos-Ibadan road repairs
The Nigerien connection
Buhari’s Executive Order 6, an unlawful power-grab
Budget timeline: Override presidential veto now
More things to say about unending sexual pleasure (I)


France Rules the World Again
PDP Rejects Ekiti Governorship Poll Result
2018 Ekiti State Gubernatorial Election Final Result
INEC Declares Fayemi Winner
How Ekiti Election Was Won and Lost
Buhari: Ekiti People Have Spoken Loud and Clear
2018 Ekiti State Gubernatorial Election Final Result
Federation Account: Stakeholders Move to Stop NNPC from Collecting, Remitting Oil Royalty• FAAC to probe N90bn underpayment by FIRS
Nigeria, Netherlands’ Trade Volume Hits N1.2tn, Says Envoy
Boko Haram Ambush: 23 Soldiers, Eight Trucks Missing
House Names 11-Member Committee to Probe Recovery of Abacha Loot
Another Nigerian Shot Dead in South Africa
Trading in Chinese Renminbi to Commence Before End of July, Says…
Retired Police Officers Protest in Akwa Ibom over Payment of Benefits
Gunmen Kill Four Policemen, Burn Patrol Vehicle in Edo
Nigeria, Netherlands’ Trade Volume Hits N1.2tn, Says Envoy
Retired Police Officers Protest in Akwa Ibom over Payment of Benefits
Gunmen Kill Four Policemen, Burn Patrol Vehicle in Edo
Name Politicians Behind The Killings in Nigeria, Lamido Tells Buhari
Stock Market Loses N320bn on Profit-taking, Political Uncertainties
Experts Highlight Conditions for Digital Transformation in Nigeria
Transcorp CEO Harps on Enabling Environment for Tourism
AXA Mansard Upgrades Payment Channels
FirstBank Unveils Naira MasterCard Promo
2019: Atiku Begins Nationwide Tour, Set Mega Declaration for July 21
Osun Guber Election: Aspirant Withdraws for Oyetola
2019: Navy Takes Step to Provide Logistics, Security for INEC in…
Abuja Int’l Housing Expo: Osinbajo to Unveil Event, UAE, Turkey, China , Others Confirm Participation
EbonyLife’s New Direction
Modric Emerges Best Player of Russia 2018
Journey to 2022: FIFA President Meets Leadership of Qatar’s Supreme Committee
DURO’S RUSSIA NOTE…. The Morning after the Beautiful Game Ended in Russia
Access Bank Charity Polo Raises N800m
Djokovic Wins Fourth Wimbledon Tittle
Let The Rates Tumble

The Nation

How Ekiti governorship election was won and lost
UK court: Volpi to pay 60% of $680m owed by firm
God has liberated Ekiti from slavery, says Fayemi
23 soldiers missing in Borno
PDP rejects poll results
Falana to governors: meet Buhari on policing
Fayose a street-type thug, says Presidency
Buhari congratulates Fayemi
Kano commissioner targets Kwankwaso’s seat
CBN to Nigerians: destroy, spray banknotes, go to jail
Delta APC: taking over state in 2019 is non-negotiable
Eight die in Ondo road crash
Masari seeks support for security agencies
1,830 enjoy medical outreach in Sokoto
25-year-old arrested for allegedly killing wife
Russia transfers World Cup hosting duties to Qatar
France wins FIFA 2018 World Cup
Russia 2018: Will Smith performs in closing Cermony
Russia 2018: A World Cup of Surprises
Will PDP-led coalition against Buhari work?
Jonathan’s son-in-law gets backing for House of Reps bid
My agenda for Oke-Ogun, by Fagbemi
Kunle Afolayan buys 1965 Ford Thunderbird
Davido hints at marriage with lover
I hope artistes will talk about social issues – Femi Leye
Ekiti: Fayemi’s victory, good omen for Yoruba – Ayandele
Ekiti APC urges Fayose, Olusola to accept defeat in good faith
Ekiti 2018: Gov. Sani-Bello congratulates Fayemi
YIAGA, APC, others react to outcome of Ekiti poll
I will restore Ekiti values, says Fayemi
Russia 2018: Will Smith performs in closing Cermony
Ambode okays work on Airport-Oshodi road
Fair for unemployed graduates
Two Customs officers die in road crash
‘Maintain Lagos’ clean records in Mecca’
Unclaimed dividends hit N130b
CBN survey shows 12-month interest rates rise
How Jobberman disrupted recruitment process, by Olude
New automobile app, CarXie set for unveiling

The Sun

PDP alleges brutalisation of members, ballot snatching
Eleka delivers polling unit
Ekiti guber: Ekiti Radio, TV station shut over alleged lapses
Faulty card readers, ballot box snatching, kidnap of party agents, trail voting
Presidency mocks Fayose
Plateau condemns attack on Lalong’s convoy
Borno: 23 soldiers, 8 trucks allegedly missing after Boko Haram ambush
8.7m children out of school in Nigeria – Don
Nkire flares politicians who renege on promises
Expose politicians behind killings Lamido tells Buhari
NASS has no power to suspend me, says Omo-Agege
Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon title
Sanusi off to Cairo for CAF Champions League match
Flying Eagles return, set to conquer ‘tough’ Mauritanians
SERAP, group trade tackles on minister’s alleged forged NYSC exemption certificate
Communities lack basic facilities for human survival – Rotary
Breaking: Fayemi defeated Olusola with 19,338 votes to emerge governor -elect
Abia 2019: Ukwa-Ngwa resurrect


Ekiti: 4 Years After, Fayemi Returns To Ayoba House
WORLD CUP: France Crowned Champion 20 Years After
23 Soldiers, 8 Trucks Missing In Borno After B’Haram Ambush
Ekiti Guber: Coalition of Observers Reject Results, To Release Findings Wednesday
Fayemi’s Victory: PDP Reacts.
Katsina North Bye-Election: Factors That May Define The Polls
Satguru Maharaj Ji Backs PMB’s 2nd Term Bid
TUC Rejects FG’s Plans For $350m Abacha Loot
First Bank Rewards Customers Using Naira MasterCard
Senate Asks NRC To Overhaul Haulage System
Osinbajo, Saraki, Dangote, Others To Attend 2ndStakeholders’ Forum On Capital Market
SEC Dedicated To Robust Market – Uduk
Dissecting Prospects Of Peace In Africa
Springsville School Holds Speech, Prize Giving Day
Trapped Containers: Operators, Clearing Agents Spoil For War Over N4bn Demurrage Charges
PMB Commends Afreximbank’s Leadership
Ekiti: As Fayemi Emerges Winner
Fayemi’s Victory: Ekiti People Withstood PDP’s Intimidation – BSO
Ekiti Election A Political Robbery – Wike
Osun Guber: Ibiyemi Withdraws To Back Oyetola
Higher Institutions Footbll League Begins August 1
Lulu Dreams World Champions With FOSLA Academy
I’m Worth More Than Chelsea Offer — Courtois
Djokovic Topples Anderson For 4th Wimbledon Crown
EDITORIAL: All Hail The Thailand Cave Rescue Team
Saraki: Between Innocence And Virtue Of Patience
African Women Meet In Abuja To Chart New Ways For Devt
Cyber-terrorists Out To Frustrate Relocation Of IDPs Back Home – SHAC
Enhancing Financial Inclusion Through Insurance
Anchor Pensions Asset Base Exceeds N80bn
Dangote Sugar, Getting Sweeter For Investors
NSE: Foreign Investment Outflows On Rise With N130.89bn In May
Forex Inflow Drops As Naira Firms At BDC Window

The Guardian

Fayemi’s victory an endorsement of Buhari administration, says FG
How Nigeria, others shared Afreximbank’s $65b syndications
The Guardian bags NiOMA award after NiRA honour
China’s investment in Nigeria’s oil sector to hit $17 billion
NNPC private guards accuse navy of killing two operatives
Reps’ panel to meet Obasanjo, Jonathan, Buhari on Abacha loot
SERAP urges Adeosun to clear self on alleged forged NYSC certificate
My administration’s success in health sector exceptional, says Aregbesola
Ambode asks Lagos residents for support, patience over roads construction
20 years after, France wins World Cup again in Moscow
FIFA lauds Russia for 2018 success as Putin passes ball to Qatari Emir
Djokovic clinches Wimbledon
MBA 23 wins Coronation Trustees sponsored LBS Dean’s Cup
NTTF junior championship holds July 27
Dalung applauds Okowa at fundraising for CAA Asaba 2018
Investors lose further by 0.6% as political uncertainties rise
eTranzact deepens financial inclusion through CBN-funded initiative
Conoil offers N1.4 billion dividend, pledges good returns
C&I Leasing completes 28% buyout of Petrotech JV
Editorial: Nigeria’s oil industry: Removing the shroud
nPDP/R-APC and the balance of forces in the APC
Akpo ki boro
Conversation random
Why good journalism truly matters
ACEN tasks engineers on best practices in project designs
How ‘see and buy’ strategy outsmarted ‘stomach infrastructure’ in Ekiti
How APC should see Kayode Fayemi’s victory, by Bamidele
YIAGA, Women Arise allege massive vote buying
Simple Breakfast Ideas Using Bread
Obama Attends On “The Run Tour II” In Paris
Lagos begins Revenue House renovation
EFCC takes over as court orders forfeiture of Safetower estate
FG to complete abandoned projects in Ebonyi varsity
Architects’ new eco-housing module demonstrates sustainable living

Daily Trust

BREAKING: France beat Croatia to win 2018 World Cup
Boko Haram overrun military base in Yobe
Ekiti poll: Buhari should take credit for successful poll – BMO
BREAKING: PDP to challenge Ekiti election result in court
BREAKING: Eden Hazard to leave Chelsea, says it’s time for something different
I will restore Ekiti values, says Fayemi
Ekiti Poll: Buhari to Fayemi: Be magnanimous in victory
Don warns FG over poor implementation of SDGs
Ayodele Fayose alleges thuggery, rigging of Ekiti polls
Fayemi wins Ekiti gov’ship as Olusola rejects result
Saraki should tell where he belongs — APC
2018 World Cup Updates
Chelsea hire super agent to close €100M Juventus double raid
World Cup star Kylian Mbappe speaks on Real Madrid talk
Why we turned down Ronaldo – Napoli president De Laurentiis
Regulating the use of facial recognition technology
Hackers sell codes to access airport security systems
Ekiti: ‘Take action against vote buying’
Boko Haram overrun military base in Yobe, soldiers missing
Ekiti: ‘How we used entertainment to check violence’
Total, Mobil, others yet to remit N6tr oil revenue
Attackers of Lalong’s convoy will be fished out – Plateau Gov
Rural dwellers flee as armed bandits invade 2 Abia communities
1, 830 Sokoto villagers benefit from army medical outreach
DMO DG: How FG’s debt strategy boosts liquidity for real sector
China offshore oil company to invest $3bn in Nigeria
Narrow gauge concession will be a win-win project – NRC MD
AFGHANISTAN: Civilian deaths hit record high, says UN.
3 killed, 4 injured in Awawa auto crash
1,500 PDP members defect to APC
Fayemi, the 10th Comeback Kid
Mahmud Jega Ekiti State election: We are winners
Adamu Ciroma and our national development philosophy
Roadblock on expressway!
MOROCCO: Tens of thousands protest over jailed Rif activists
UNITED STATES: Trump: European Union is a foe on trade.
UK: May warns rebels – Back me or risk ‘no Brexit at all’
.Editorial : Wicked, heinous bandit attacks in Sokoto


Vanguard Wins 2018 Best Newspaper Website
Buhari’s Invitation, Indication Of Country’s Support To ICC —Envoy
2019: Delta ALGON To Purchase Nomination Form For Okowa
Imo Dep Gov’s Impeachment: God Forgive Us For Making Okorocha Gov — Umeh
Terminate Human Capacity Contracts To PAP Vendors, Ex-Militants Urge Dokubo
Emefiele, Lalong, Amaechi, Others For Blueprint Awards Tomorrow
Victory For Rule Of Law, Democracy
2 Pipeline Guards Murdered, Buried In Shallow Graves
Ekiti Election Worst Political Robbery In Nigeria — Wike
2019: Atiku Promises To End Pro-Biafra Agitations
Court Orders Forfeiture Of Lekki Property Over Fraud
How Fayose Lost Ekiti
London Arbitration Court Orders Oando CEO, Deputy To Pay Volpi $680m
Tinubu, Ambode, Obaseki, Araraume, Others Salute Fayemi
Fraudsters Scam Nigerians With Russia World Cup Passes
Adamawa Govt Orders Removal Of Dankwambo’s Presidential Campaign Billboard Within 24 Hrs
Gunmen Kill, Burn 4 Policemen In Edo
In Ekiti, a chapter has closed and a new one has begun, says Tinubu
Fayemi’s victory, a demonstration of Ekiti people’s faith in APC – Ajimobi
Ekiti election: Osun assembly congratulates Fayemi
Photos: Jubilation in Ekiti
Fayemi’s victory is defeat of Obasanjo, Fayose – Presidency
Hundreds of Nigerian troops missing after Boko Haram overruns base
BREAKING: France beat Croatia 4-2 to win 2018 FIFA World Cup
Breaking: PDP rejects Ekiti governorship election result
Genuine democrats don’t hate opposition — Dogara
President Buhari arrives Netherlands ahead of ICC’s 20th anniversary
2019: There’s no hope for PDP, others – Buhari’s ally, Njeze
2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st
Russia 2018: When goodbye becomes painful
Asaba 2018 AAC: Athletes troop in for Africa Tour
Coronation trustees sponsors LBS 2018 Dean’s Cup
England’s Harry Kane wins World Cup Golden Boot
Keeping father’s protest torch lit, Femi Kuti sees hope
‘Sweet Revenge’ shortlisted at Kevin Hart’s USA/Canada film competition
Nollywood actress, Charity Nnaji, gets birthday car gift from mystery admirer
N40 million hair model, Chika Lann’s PVC campaign causes stir at Balogun market
I have been naughty, but my daughter will not do the things I had to do – Maheeda
AMCON seizes Sigma Apartments over N1bn indebtedness
Two pipeline guards murdered, buried in shallow grave in Lagos
Rich cultures of Itsekiri, Benin on display as as Ewuare II visits Olu of Warri
2018 World Cup breaks viewing record


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