News Headlines Jul 22, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 22, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Juicy carrots: APC dangles automatic tickets before aggrieved senators, Reps
Adeleke wins Osun PDP gov primary, to face Oyetola
Cause of crash that killed Segun Awolowo Snr — Deceased’s friend, Kunle Olasope
Killings: Gowon demands Miyetti Allah leadership’s arrest
Russia 2018: Hopes dashed again as Africa’s World Cup woes continue
Melaye accuses police of assassination attempt
Boko Haram: Military fails to locate troops, gun trucks
Unpaid salaries responsible for Fayemi’s victory, says NLC
Rivers landlords demolish 100 houses over rent default
Driver burnt as minister escapes death in crash
It was hard for my parents to accept I’m a lesbian –Dewy, Charly Boy’s daughter
Some observers in Ekiti poll are political jobbers –Awe
Rakitic: Croatian product made in Switzerland
Adjournment not about speaker’s impeachment — Ekiti lawmakers
We don’t have artists in my family – Olamilekan’s father
NASS recess may affect Buhari’s election funding request
PDP engages Kwara SAN to lead legal battle against Fayemi
Man drowns after rescuing pregnant woman in Ondo
Four suspected kidnappers arrested in Zamfara
Gunmen abduct two in Bayelsa, kill one in Imo
Pharmacists council shuts 431 Imo stores
School comes under fire for printing names of indebted students in magazine
Three dies, four injured in Jigawa auto crash
Why we’ve not moved against R-APC, others – Abdullahi
Ekiti vote buying: Rewarding emerging electoral fraud with victory
Lasun rejects Osun primary, says process manipulated for Oyetola
Benue APC awaits NWC’s decision on Ortom
PDP engages Kwara SAN to lead legal battle against Fayemi
Oshiomhole, part of gang imposing Aregbesola’s aide — Adegoke
Tinubu not imposing me on Osun people –Oyetola
APC crisis too messy for Oshiomhole to clear — Senator Nyako
BRT service’ll go cashless by Jan 2019 – Tinubu
National carrier: Don’t frustrate existing airlines, operators tell FG
Nigeria, others to get AFREXIM Bank’s $25bn grant
Nigeria is a green field, there is a lot to do – Ogbuluijah
I have no regrets going into agribusiness — Adelakun
Achieving financial independence
Russia 2018: Hopes dashed again as Africa’s World Cup woes continue
FIBA approves Lagos as 2019 W’Cup qualifiers host
Flying Eagles maul Mauritania 5-0, qualify for Niger 2019
Bayern beat PSG 3-1 in pre-season friendly
Rewarding pupils’ good performance
It was hard for my parents to accept I’m a lesbian –Dewy, Charly Boy’s daughter
I’ve been aroused on set –Bolanle Ninalowo
How I transformed from a TV host to an actress – – Michelle Dede
Kizz Daniel refused to work with Reekado Banks on Selense –Harrysong
I do things to please myself, not anyone – Badmus
With no homes, we sleep where we find ourselves – Ogun flood victims
Editorial: 2019 elections: Arresting free flow of arms
Fake Buhari
Stars making waves
We should all be paralegals
Race and the World Cup


After a String of Governorship Losses PDP Resolves to Change Name Ekweremadu heads committee on new designation, announcement expected Sunday Atiku declares for president, says APC has failed Nigerians
Gowon, Welby Express Deep Concern over Killings
US State Dept: Corruption, Inconsistent Regulations Pervasive in Nigeria
Mobile Phone Subscribers Now over 163m, Says Osinbajo
We’re Not Involved in Establishment of National Carrier, AMCON Clarifies
After Ekiti, Ondo, Edo, Anambra, Is Vote-buying the New Way?
Ahmed Kuru: There is No Hiding Place for Recalcitrant Debtors
F/Eagles Hammer Mauritania 5-0, Qualify for Niger 2019
Adeleke Emerges Osun PDP Governorship Candidate
We’re Not Involved in Establishment of National Carrier, AMCON Clarifies
UK Envoy Urges FG to Move Beyond International Hand-outs
INEC’s Guiding Rules Hostile to People with Disabilities, Says Group
Nigeria’s Education System Can’t Promote National Devt, Says Anchor VC
UK Envoy Urges FG to Move Beyond International Hand-outs
INEC’s Guiding Rules Hostile to People with Disabilities, Says Group
Nigeria’s Education System Can’t Promote National Devt, Says Anchor VC
Ahmed Kuru: There is No Hiding Place for Recalcitrant Debtors
FMDQ: Investors Splash N17.23trn on Fixed Income, Currency Instruments in June
Not Yet Uhuru for Nigeria’s Economy
Nigeria Air Raising More Questions than Answers
NNPC, DPR and PPPRA: Who is Telling the Truth?
CBN’s Attempt at Meeting Financial Inclusion Target
The Rise and Rise of Okonjo-Iweala
Parley with Saraki: Racing against Time
In Zamfara, APC Sits on Time Bomb
The Adventures of Seyi Shay
When Oba Akiolu, Oshunkeye, Other Converged on Ikorodu Furniture Factory
Arresting Flood Invasion
Mallam Adamu Ciroma And Our National Development Philosophy – A Tribute
Roma Owner Banned Three Months by UEFA
F1: Vettel on Pole for German GP, Hamilton Suffers Hydraulic Failure
Trump Advocates Season-long Ban for NFL Players that Kneel During Anthem
Between Nigeria Airways and Nigeria Air
Editorial: Disturbing Trend In Ekiti Election

The Nation

Defection: PDP gives Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso, others two-week deadline
Buhari, Oshiomhole upset R-APC defection plan
Imo: Deputy Gov may resign as impeachment gathers steam
‘I’m back to reclaim what belongs to PDP’, Atiku vows as he launches presidential bid
Fayemi to Fayose: Be ready to account for Ekiti funds
Beware of fake news, Minister tells Nigerians in Diaspora
Adeleke wins Osun PDP governoship ticket after votes recount
Killings greatest threat to our existence, says Dickson
Entrepreneurship conference for young business leaders
Idris mourns Coomassie
Nursing mother, 154 stranded Nigerians in Russia back
Kupolokun advocates use of Yoruba language
Guild of Editors condemns press council bill
Gunmen kidnap lecturer, PDP chieftain
Ogun Assembly commiserates with flood victims
KINGSLEY MICHAEL: My dad never wanted me to be a footballer
OGHENEKARO ETEBO: Why I opted for Stoke City
Nigeria Whip Mauritania 5-0, Qualify For 2019 U-20 AFCON
One dies, 20 sustain injuries in accident involving sports minister’s motorcade
Lagos gets FIBA nod as World Cup qualifiers host
World Cup: Nursing mother, 154 stranded Nigerians in Russia arrive Abuja
Etebo denies petition against Warri Wolves
2019: What will Tambuwal do?
‘Youths are not encouraged to participate in politics’
Why I dumped the PDP, by Cross River senatorial aspirant
NEYA IYERE expectant
OGHENETEGA EFEDEDE’s all-rounded business exploits
MARIFA WHYTE shuns socials
Candle light burns baby to death in Onitsha
Court restrains John Ogu’s wife from ‘fleeing’ with their daughter
Anele tasks FG to invest in education, job creation
Nigeria accounts for only 1% African imports
‘After government, Indians hire more Nigerians’
NEXIM decries lack of SMEs funding
Between black and green teas, which is healthier?

The Sun

Flying Eagles qualify for AFCON 2018
2019: Atiku formally declares for presidency
Col. Nyiam to Buhari: You don’t deserve 2nd term
Incessant killings: Life no longer sacred in Nigeria – Archbishop Agwu
2019: Yoruba nation should listen to Obasanjo’s warning – Fasheun
2019: Buhari has no alternative – Gen. Okoloagu
Ekiti guber: Primate Ayodele chides Fayose
Guild of Editors condemns Press Council Bill
Confusion, anxiety, fear as students write NECO at Lagos police station
What kept us together for 30 years – T.W.O, singers
2019 tears Kaduna APC apart
– Senators Hunkuyi, Sani, others, declare el-Rufai undemocratic, plot his fall – We’re reconciling with aggrieved members,…
Barca renews €60m Willian deal
Ighalo scores ninth goal in China
EDITORIAL: 2018 World Cup: A post mortem
The tormentors of Lagos
INEC’s threat to 2019 elections
Uduk and the capital market outlaws
Policy options on political corruption reform
Walk in a dark tunnel

Daily Trust

Fire razes 217 shops in Jos market
FAAC: Why disbursement of revenue continues to stall
Mutum Biyu: Where monarch spearheads community development
Small Dubai’: Kebbi market where you shop at your own risk
2019: Atiku declares for presidency
Sokoto almajiri integrated school: 6 years on
My relationship with Buhari is cordial, says Jafaru Isa
2 die, 20 injured in Dalung convoy’s crash
Fake Buhari
Ronaldo sets new social media record
Real Madrid reserve number seven shirt for Eden Hazard
Can Oshiomhole’s overtures keep Ortom in APC?
Lawyers, CSOs to Buhari: Adeosun’s Alleged Forgery Scandal Mustn’t Die
Vote buying casts dark clouds over 2019 elections
Reminiscences with Prof Uzodinma Daily Trust wins “Newspaper Website of the Year”
Yousuf Deedat speaks on terrorism charges in South African
Fayemi warns Fayose EKSU VC against illegal appointment at varsity
Ekiti: Election result reflects people’s wishes – Falegan
Why I dived for Brazil at World Cup – Neymar
Nigeria produces less than 25 percent of local fruit juice demand – RMRDC
How Kebbi women make fortune farming banbara nut
Farmcrowdy wins Digital Business of the Year Award in Africa
Young artistes making waves in Kannywood
I’m meeting with APC to determine next move-Ortom
Security operatives, others in emergency meeting as Apapa traffic worsens
State Police creation: The fundamentals and fears
Editorial: Severe Flooding in Jibia
Covenant University graduates 238 first class honours students
Duke University honours Chimamanda Adichie
Lawmaker donates three buses, 10,000 books to Bauchi schools
How fraudsters are using Fake Gift Cards to lure internet users into handing over personal data
.N500m alleged money laundering: Court grants ex PDP chairman of Ondo state bail

The Guardian

Details of N1.6tr 2017 capital spending still not ready
Kogi west: The Melaye factor rankles APC, buoys PDP
Elbagir: We have lots of stories to tell in Africa
‘Mikel Obi has not called me in 5 years’ – father
Killings: APC turning Nigeria into another Afghanistan, says Atiku
Unease in Rivers over rumour of dead cows
UNDP to equip repentant Boko Haram with skills
VC blames lack of creativity for high unemployment
Army partners CSOs to attain peace in Northeast, says Buratai
Nigeria to host FIBA 2019 World Cup qualifiers
Winners emerge at Rexona stamford Africa XI
Flying eagles qualify for nation’s cup
Bayern dominate PSG 3-1 in pre-season friendly
Watford’s Cleverley to miss start of season
Dortmund ease past Man City in Champions Cup opener
Editorial: A N242bn bill for elections?
The hidden gem that is IITA
Kwara: Still too dicey to predict
Direct primary: Aregbesola extols APC faithful for huge turnout
Okorocha hails peaceful conduct of fresh Imo ward, LG congresses
Ogun 2019: Partitioning of APC and things to come
Nigerian students and vanishing scholarships, bursaries
Esezobor: Scholarships, bursaries great tools for achieving education for all
Falore: Abuse of scheme dampens students’ morale


Buhari has failed on security, economy, should not recontest — Adebanjo
NGE decries obnoxious bill to criminalise media practice
SDP chairmen back leadership on CUPP, endorse actions taken on Osun, others
Candle fire kills 4-month old-baby in Onitsha
Apapa traffic decongestion cripples haulage companies businesses
Flood: 14 council areas in Anambra under threat ―NHSA
There is dearth of good leadership in Nigeria — Bishop Oyedepo
Atiku launches presidential bid today
Kwara PDP youths criticise Secondus visit
Aftermath of Osun APC Primaries: “The victory is for all of us” ―Oyetola
I believe she has found a man richer than me — Husband
I starve her ’cos she slapped my mum, didn’t tell me she had a child for another man — Man tells Court
I stopped sleeping with her ’cos she slept with my colleague — Husband •He’s lying, we had it thrice last month —Wife
My husband set my shop ablaze, said India hemp is his best food, woman tells court
IPMAN members free to attend NIPCO’s AGM ―Secretary
Save a ragged pair…
Five truths about the wrath of God
I’m a vessel of God as singer — Bidemi Olaoba

Bishop Imasuen urges Christians to step up missionary activities
Olowofela commends RCCG Province 13 for donation to alma mater
Bishop Akinfenwa tasks Christians on holiness
Harrysong, Simi, others for City of Friends event
I am not after a man’s pocket, highly
intelligent men appeal to me — Anee Icha, Actress
Artiste rivalry: Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade commence online war
No romance without finance —Chigul, Actress
Time to review the Nigerian Passport
My Spouse, My Life: Understanding how to make marriage work
Young artists highlight challenges facing youths in Instinct
Unveiling the antecedents of a humanist par excellence
Glatt Orbis: Using youthful energies for creativity in Nigeria’s theatre, movie sector
Saraki the son and the story of prodigal parent
Lamurudu’s ill-begotten


Joel-Onowakpo: The New Political Bride
Adeboye Commissions Remodeled First Family Building
‘Youth Empowerment Is Panacea For Depression’
Midnight Fire Razes 200 Shops In Jos Market
The Best Giver Is Most Blessed
Our Husbands Now Enjoy Sex Without Asking Questions!
2019: I Don’t Foresee Light At The End Of The Tunnel — Balarabe
We Already Have State Police And Nobody Should Deny That —Fashola
Ugwuanyi’s Indelible Footprints On Enugu’s Milliken Hill Road
Pay TV: What It Costs Subscribers In Other Lands
My Wife Of Six Months Cried On Phone As She Was Being Carried Away By Rampaging Water – Sani Yahaya
U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles Bathe Mauritania With Goals
Catholic Archbishop Martins Ordains Five Jesuit Priests
Adamawa: Eight Commissioners Defect To PDP As Atiku Holds Grand Rally
Jude, Monday, Faith: Stolen In Ondo, Sold For N2.7m Delta
Ekiti: ‘See-And-Buy’ Caused Chaos Across Wards, Polling Units – Virginia Marumoa-Gae, American Monitor
We already have state police and nobody should deny that —Fashola
AFTER MEETING WITH BUHARI: Saraki weighs options!
You don’t represent the North, Arewa youths reply Presidency over attack
Killings in Nigeria could lead to a religious war if not checked – Gowon
UK to assist INEC deliver credible, free and fair polls in 2019
Miyetti-Allah members agree to stop grazing animals
Power crisis: Fashola slams ANED spokesman
Bobrisky shares photo of himself with boobs and big butt
How Sen. Ademola Adeleke won Osun PDP gov ticket
U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles bathe Mauritania with goals
Asaba 2018: Planning to fail
Etebo denies petition against Warri Wolves
Asaba 2018 AAC: Ta Lou sends strong warning to rivals
Croatia’s Kalinic rejects World Cup medal
I’ve been a lover of women from childhood — Adekunle Gold
I get bored dating one man for long – Maame Afiba Bessa
EmPrince out with ‘Scream my name’ Ft. Skales, Oritsefemi
Alafrica opens up: I am paying Fela back for inspiring me
Nigerian singer who shot controversial nude music video returns
Ericsson sees faster 5G deployment for Africa


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