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News Headlines August 16, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 16, 2017. Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Strike enters third day, ASUU says negotiation hasn’t started with FG
SARS detains wrong suspect, collects N100,000 for bail
Community performs ritual on IBEDC premises over outage
NSCDC arrests driver, conductor for vandalising cable
Man, wife, three children die after rice meal
Customs intercept FUNAAB bus conveying cannabis
Buhari shunned official for undermining Osinbajo, says presidential aide
Dissolution: S’West PDP excos sue Makarfi, others
Quit notices must be stopped, says PDP BoT
Support FG agric scheme, Okorocha urges NYSC
APC, PDP disagree on state of the nation
NSCDC operative killed
Anambra APC
‘Kwankwaso still APC member’
Pensioners flay Aregbesola for allegedly paying aides N50m
Restructuring: N’Delta leader backs Obasanjo
Man arrested for robbing bank customers
Fleeing kidnap, robbery suspects died in hospital – Police
Drama as Pastor Adeboye kisses, lauds wife
At Dada’s funeral, Abe urges leaders to lead by example
Graft: FG gets 5,000 tips from whistle-blowers
Nigeria, warehouse of imported goods
Man, wife, three children die after rice meal
Stone-throwing mob attacks #ResumeOrResign protesters, damages Charly boy’s car
Group threatens to protest against cable tv companies
SARS detains wrong suspect, collects N100,000 for bail
Airman who killed lover to die by hanging
I consulted Adeboye, Dolapo before accepting VP position –Osinbajo
Guy dates six women same night, says he’s only looking for love
ASUU strike political – Lawmaker
Obama’s tweet condemning hate killing becomes third most-liked in history with
[BREAKING] Obiano emerges APGA candidate for Anambra poll
Embrace ‘change begins with me’ message, Akeredolu tells corps members
Anambra Gov primary: APC alleges candidate bribes, asks delegates for oath-taking
New Edo Speaker orders House Clerk to retrieve predecessor’s official vehicles
New Speaker presides as Edo Assembly resumes plenary
Kwankwaso remains APC member, insists organising secretary
Fashola makes a U-turn, says consumers can pay for meters
Osinbajo approves issuance of 615 land titles
NCC audits telecom firms’ financial status
Compliance audit: NPDC, BPE, Total among 15 lowest performers
Naira drops to 370 on lack of dollar supply
Rohr confident of Enyeama Eagles’ return
Five drugs found in Woods’ system after arrest
Barca lack firepower without Neymar –Busquets
TMC brings Venus’ fashion brand to Africa
AITEO Cup: Clubs to share gate revenue
Future Eagles tackle Morocco U-15 in friendly
91-year-old couple kiss, hold hands in double assisted deaths
FG appeals to ASSU to suspend strike
58% pass Maths, English as NABTEB releases May/June results
In Africa, the five best universities are in South Africa — ARWU
ASUU strike: NANS give FG 21 days ultimatum
Game of Thrones actor, Peter Dinklage, warns about husky craze
Lassa fever: Scientists to map rats in affected states
UK varsity, UI to study health services in Nigerian slums
Doctors withdraw services at LAUTECH hospital
Three tricks to record audio with smartphone
Pentium 4
Eight reasons not to keep smartphones in bras, pockets
Editorial: North Korea: World on the brink of nuclear war
Wrong people visiting President Buhari
PDP: Between Obasanjo and his ‘boys’
Public debt burden: Dollar-backed T/bills as a breather
Kenya 2017 election: Lessons for Nigeria
Drama as Pastor Adeboye kisses, lauds wife
Constituency projects: Reps knock Obasanjo, insist he’s father of corruption

ThisDay


FG Receives 365 Actionable Tips from Whistleblowers
• Investigative agencies to embark on tour of Australia
Amaechi Defends Cost of Chinese Funded Railway Projects
Clash over Anti-Buhari Protest Leads to Closure of Abuja Market
Forex: CBN Takes Further Step to Crash Parallel Market Rate
Why More Expensive Wine Tastes Better
Suspected Target of Ozubulu Church Attack, ‘Bishop’, Visits Injured Victims
FG Appeals to ASUU to Suspend Strike, Reaches Accord on Audit of N30bn
Suicide Bombers Kill 27, Wound 83 in Borno
Local Rice Production Hits 15m Tonnes
Apapa Gridlock: Council, NPA, Others Endorse Prosecution of Traffic Violators
Nigeria Air Force Sends Killer Airman to Death by Hanging
Ribadu: People in Government Undermine Fight against Corruption
Buhari, Ekweremadu Sympathise with Sierra Leonean Leader over Mudslide Tragedy
UPP Suspends Chidoka, Ofodile, Two Others
Boko Haram Renews Attacks on Adamawa Communities, over 20 Killed by Suicide Bombers in…
Count Your Days in Office, PDP Tells APC
APC Postpones Anambra Guber Primary
Shareholders Receive 30k Interim Dividend as GTBank Posts N84bn Profit
W’Bank, AfDB, Others Give TCN $1.6bn Lifeline to Restart Key Projects
Fracas in Sokoto Assembly as 10 Lawmakers Attempt to Impeach Speaker
PSC Suspends Police Special Promotion Exercise
Flights to Lagos Slump as Cairo, Nairobi Jump
Elemah: Richer Nigerians Should Pay Taxes
Nigeria Heading the Way of Rwanda, DRC, Warns Ezekwesili
PDP Campaign Funds: EFCC Recovers N553m from S’East
NSCDC Arrests Two for Vandalising Ikeja Disco Cable
Tenure Limit, Sanctions, Others Raise Dust as NCC Unveils Corporate Governance Code
NEITI’s Board Approves New Auditor to Undertake 2015 Oil Sector Review Cycle
Police Seek N.3m Cost against Evans’ Lawyer
Calls for Igbo to Leave North a Huge Joke, Says PDP BoT Chair
INEC, Parties Move to Curb Campaign Expenses, Litigation
Stop Disparaging Kastina Emir, Atiku, Group Warns
Irabor to Deliver Lagos SWAN Week Lecture Today
NYPF Plans Workshop on Power for Stakeholders, Community Leaders
Oando Exhibits Resilience amid Tough Times
Ikpeazor: With TSA, Pension Funds Abuse Over
FirstBank Promotes 3000 Staff
Ecobank Unveils Premier Banking Lounge
Nigeria-India Trade Volume Hits $10billion
Fate of Nigeria’s Infrastructure Master Plan Worries NESG
Makarfi, the Survivalist
PDP: Back from the Brink
Makarfi, Obi Dragged to Court over Dissolution of Anambra PDP Exco Revisiting Ambode’s Waste Mgt, Infrastructure Targets
Aminu Dabo: Bridging Health Gap in the North
Venus Williams Brings Activewear ‘EleVen’ to Africa
Chelsea Sets Tough Conditions for Costa’s Return
Injured Iniesta to Miss Super Cup Return Leg
Champions League: Own Goal Seals Liverpool Win at Hoffenheim
 Udom Assures NFF of Maximum Support for Eagles against Cameroon
AfroBasket: D’Tigress Departs for Mali
On the Structure of the Debate
EDITORIAL: THE CHALLENGE OF MAINTAINING IDPS

The Nation


Forensic audit of N30b given to ASUU coming
Buhari: Traders attack Charly Boy, others in Abuja
Telecoms sector FDI hits $68b, says NCC
Adeboye’s role in my life, by Osinbajo
Ribadu: unholy alliance working to scuttle anti-graft war
Anxiety in APC over Kwankwaso
‘The hard work of climbing out of the hole has begun’
Osinbajo okays 615 land titles
Police suspend special promotion
ASUU interrupts research conference at UNILAG
Ondo Assembly confirms 18 commissioner-nominees
ASUU frowns at mandatory sale of handouts by lecturers
NANS urges FG to intervene in ASUU strike
Buffon, Messi, Ronaldo Make UEFA Award Shortlist
AITEO Cup: Participating teams to share gate takings
NFF appoints CP Baba as security advisor
Nigeria’s Future Eagles go up against Morocco U15 squad
Federer’s pullout of Cincinnati, hands number one spot to Nadal
D’Tigress to depart Mali on Wednesday for Afrobasket campaign
Mourinho celebrates wife’s birthday on Instagram
Tragedy of third tier of government
‘You can’t rule PDP out in Edo’
How Lalong has changed Plateau, by aide
Pete Edochie may have shared first kiss in a movie
Aspiring actors storm “MTV Shuga” auditions
Etihad Airways partners Indian designer Manish Arora at Lakme Fashion Week
Three children, parents die after rice meal in Anambra
Igbonla kidnap suspect’s wife charged to court
Police urge court to fine Evans’ lawyer N300,000
Council, residents, others unveil plan to unlock Apapa traffic
NCC: Telecoms sector FDI hits $68 billion
South Korea dumps Nigeria’s oil for U.S.
NSC, NNPC, NEXIM Bank, others partner on truck park
Preparing youths for employment

Vanguard


The Changing Patterns Of August Meetings In Igbo Land
 Notice Of Quit To Northerners, Yoruba: N-Delta Leaders, Stakeholders Disagree With Militants
 Ozubulu: Police Invite Ikegwuonu
 Hoodlums Attack Lagos Task Force Personnel Over Okada Seizure
 Obiano Has Performed, Deserves Second Term — Obi, Anambra APGA Boss
 LASSA FEVER: LUTH Discharges 1, Clears 60 Under Watch
 UPP Dissolves Anambra Exco
 Where Hate Speech Meets Hate Song 14-yr-old Girl Aborts Three Pregnancies For Father
 I’m On A Divine Mission —Edochie, Nollywood Actor
 Oil Firm Organises Leadership Training For N-Delta Youths
 My Gang Members Can Unlock Any Keke, Okada— Ajona
 Sokoto Assembly Removes Deputy House Leader
 NEITI Indicts BPE, 15 Oil Firms For Audit Non-compliance
 Ajimobi, Amosun, Akeredolu, Fayose Host New Corps Members
 Many Killed, As Terrorists Loot, Set 2 Adamawa Communities Ablaze
Protesters Should Go Look For Work, Says Garba Shehu As Pro, Anti-Buhari Groups Clash In Abuja
Lockdown In Varsities Continues As ASUU, FG Begin Talks
CBN Injects $364m As Naira Depreciates To N370/$ In Parallel Market
We Got Over 5,000 Whistleblowing Tips – Adeosun
What Should I Expect At Menopause?
He Seems To Like Large-breasted Women
How Can I Keep My Friends During A relationship
ResumeorResign Protest: My Husband Is Doing what God Wants Him To Do, Declares Lady D
Harrysong Set To Nurture Young Talents With new Label
Obiano Has Performed, Deserves Second Term — Obi, Anambra APGA Boss
I’m On A Divine Mission —Edochie, Nollywood ctor
Oath Taking Scare Hits APC
Chidoka, Ofodile Did Not Show Documentary evidence They Resigned From PDP – UPP
Quit Notice A Joke That Must Not Be Allowed, jibrin Warns
What You Sow Is What You Reap! Ebewele Slams Nigerian Sports
West Brom Sign Everton Midfielder Barry
Everton Set To Seal Sigurdsson Swoop
ASUU Strikes Paralyses Ekiti Varsities
Toilet Soaps: Manufacturers Repositioning To Meet Changing Consumer Preferences

The Sun


Anti-Buhari protesters escape death
• Charlie Boy, others attacked at Abuja market  • Count Dankwambo out of protest –Northern youths
Kalu condemns altercations at Wuse market
Fight in Sokoto Assembly
… Speaker escapes with broken mace
Emohua: Rivers inaugurates peace committee
NADDC introduces road worthiness proof for clearing tokunbo cars
ASUU strike grounds varsities
…FG can’t meet lecturers’ demand –Presidency
Ozubulu: Police invite ‘Bishop’ for questioning
• Say no need to arrest him
Man, wife, 3 children die after garri meal
Whistle-blower policy: FG gets 5,000 tips –Adeosun
Anambra poll: Obiano emerges unopposed APGA candidate
Anambra guber: Nwibe has our support -IDU
Anambra guber: No going back on Moghalu’s endorsement –Group
Anambra guber: APC postpones primary to August 26
Anambra guber: ….As Uba denies tampering with delegates’ list
‘We’re not responsible for price hike of vehicles’
IGR: Ugwuanyi’s impressive revenue regime
Why flood may still ravage Lagos
•Environmentalists, others warn
Misquoting Wike, Obiano
“APC no match for (to) PDP—Wike” “It was attack by hoodlums who disguised as masquerades (masqueraders)…”
Aguiyi Ironsi: The tragic comet of the July 29, 1966, coup
Wonder–woman who cures prostate cancer with herbs (4)
Hidden spiritual knowledge (11)
The Ozubulu in all of us
Accord Concondiale: The continuous search for Nigeria’s elusive unity (10)
‘Why Kano recalled 37 students from further studies abroad’
Zimbabwe’s First Lady accused of assaulting South African model
Nigeria struggling to fulfill cooperation obligation – Japan
… Awards scholarship to Nigerians North Korea delays Guam missile firing
• Dialogue up to Kim -US
‘Reasons telecom companies need to consolidate’
…As NCC probes operators’ strength status
Smart cities: Stakeholders advocate public-private sectors synergy
GE Garage’ll revive zeal in manufacturing – Obozuwa
Mohammed leads D’ Tigress to AfroBasket Women 2017
 Team departs for Mali
Ronaldo, Buffon, Messi shortlisted for UEFA award
Boxing: Philippine fighters at risk in brain scan scam
EDITORIAL: Unexploded bombs in Owerri
Resettlement: FCT indigenes square up for fight
New beginning in charity work
Okorocha’s daughter opens shelter for stranded, poor women, children in Imo Hidden spiritual knowledge (11)

The Guardian


 ASUU strike may end in two days, says government
Pro-Buhari protesters attack The Guardian reporter, Charly Boy, others
CBN injects $364m into inter-bank forex market
Government records 5000 whistleblowing reports in eight months, says Adeosun
Niger Delta group asks Yoruba, northerners to disregard quit notice
Suspect lynched for kidnapping three school pupils in Lagos
Two youths shot dead in Lagos Island mayhem
Nigeria may go the way of Rwanda, Congo DR, says Ezekwesili
NSCDC personnel, three others killed in Edo
Own goal seals Liverpool win at Hoffenheim
Bayern expected to win sixth straight title
‘Coaches ‘messed up’ Nigeria’s medal chances in London’
Nigeria’s Future Eagles go up against Morocco U15 squad
D’Tigresses to depart for Mali 2017 FIBA Afrobasket Championship today
Nigeria owes me N44.5m, says jumper Tosin Oke
 CBN joins NPA, NIMASA’s port charges to forex window
CITN lauds NIPOST Bill, seeks thorough legislative work
Women in technology
 Policing and extorting sexual minorities is unacceptable
Editorial: Terrorism, conflicts and foreign investment
 Honourable, show me your colour!
That call for Buhari’s resignation
History beckons National Assembly
Ozubulu tragedy and the conspiracy theory
‘We are in recession because APC is clueless’
Obiano wins APGA ticket for Anambra guber poll
APC and a broom’s incapacity to sweep internal impunity
Stakeholders want financial autonomy for SIECs
 Mo Eazy Releases New Video
Checkout New Adidas Tennis Collection By Pharrell
 MSCN, COSON set for legal tussle over royalties
CopyrightX Nigeria Alumni to mark World Photo Day in Lagos
Ikpoza’s Geometrism radiates positive energy
Book on digital public service for launch August 24
 Gas production to grow faster than oil, coal by 2022
Modular refiners to get pioneer status, duty waivers
Nipco group retail outlets hit 500
CypherCrescent, CHPED launch technology research for oil sector

Leadership


APC: As Controversy Trails Composition Of Restructuring Committee FEATURED
Wema Bank Opens Maraba Branch
Stock Market Sustains Bearish Sentiment With 2.25% Decline
Re-7 APC Governors Who May Lose Re-election In 2019
Ogoni: Knocks, Kudos For HYPREP As UNEP Report Clocks 6
Minister Task Office Holders On Humility
Patients Protest Rape, Robbery In Edo Central Hospital
Senator Tinubu Calls For State Of Emergency In Education Sector
‘Nigeria’s Future Lies In Youths’
APDA: NEC Passes Vote Of Confidence On Mohammed
No Record To Show APC Out-performed Any PDP Govt
Shehu Sani, Groups Fighting el-Rufai Over Kaduna’s Bailout Fund – APC Youths
Edo Assembly Impeachments: No Cause For Alarm, State APC Chair Assures
DMO Raises N5.2bn From FGN Savings Bond In 5 Months
Competence, Decisiveness, Positive Attitude Make A Business Leader Tick – Ubah
FG Approves N39bn Loan For Supply Of Electricity Meters – Fashola
Saraki, Kachikwu, FIRS Boss, Others Shortlisted For Peace Achievers Awards 2017
Savannah Conference 6: Pillars Maintain Winning Streak
Enyeama Will Return To Super Eagles – Rohr
Why PPP Model Should Be Adopted For National ID
A Way Forward For The Railway…1
EDITORIAL: Obasanjo And The National Assembly

New Telegraph


 Attack on Charley Boy: Police shut Wuse market
Your days are numbered, PDP to APC
UN chief condemns Borno attacks, condoles Nigeria
Lessons from London 2017 IAAF championships
Cost-cutting: Banks dump pool cars for Uber
Airman to die by hanging over girlfriend’s murder
22 days after, Osinbajo fails to assign portfolios to ministers
Students count loses as ASUU strike hits campuses
Kalu: Be sensitive to president’s health
Sleep therapy relives arthritis pain
27 dead, 83 injured as Boko Haram strikes again
FG, ASUU agree on N30bn forensic audit
FG seeks immediate suspension of ASUU strike
Nigeria may follow Rwandan path if… – Ezekwesili
400 dead, 600 still missing in Sierra Leone mudslide
 Trump blames both sides for Virginia unrest
Grace Mugabe ‘home’ despite SA assault claim
 Leave Afghanistan – Russia, Taliban tell US
Thor’s hammer up for sale for £40,000
Ethiopian Airlines orders 59 more aircraft
Injured Iniesta to miss Super Cup return
 UEFA League: Own goal seals Reds win at Hoffenheim
 LASU pedestrian bridge turns nest for miscreants, lunatics
NIMASA frets over non-exploitation of seabed resources
 Whistle blowing: Civil servants, others supply 5,000 tips
Market infraction: Surveillance tech to the rescue
Amosun, Osoba rekindle rivalry
 Lessons from London 2017 IAAF championships

News Headlines August 15, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 15, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers
Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Corruption worsening under Buhari, says Jonathan
NLC backs ASUU as varsity teachers begin indefinite strike
Free-for-all as Edo Assembly impeaches Speaker
We’re not Biafrans, Ijaw youths tell Kanu, others
Investors get FG’s nod to meter electricity customers
Company driver invites gang members to kidnap bosses
Gunmen clash over girlfriend, shoot trader dead
Ogun couple cut daughter’s finger for ritual
Lagos policemen arrested for defilement, attempted murder, robbery
Mudslide kills 300 in Sierra Leone
Unmasking the Igbo masquerade poetry
Sultan rejects restructuring, advocates devolution of economy
Fashola photo foundation unveils winners
We chose US for our conference to avoid clampdown –NADECO
Chelsea fine Costa for not training
African leaders and medical tourism
Buhari’s pictures, video meant to deceive Nigerians –Protesters
Ozubulu youths protest church reopening week after killings
Lagos to transform waterfront into tourism centre
‘Ladoja no longer Accord Party member’
Four reasons to buy new Android smartphones
Imo building collapse: Corps member dies
Firm denies link with reckless police shooting
18-year-old girl allegedly stabs 15-year-old boy to death
Group makes case for ending gender violence, inequality
Teenager gives N30 to eight-year-old boy after allegedly sodomizing him
Anambra poll: APGA gov primary holds today
We’ve received recall petition against Kano lawmaker – INEC
S’West PDP excos’ dissolution illegal – Kashamu
Banire shuns summon
INEC receives petition to recall Kano lawmaker
Nigeria squandered $201.2bn in 10 years – NEITI
FIRS, JTB share data of high-income earners
Development bank, remedy to SME financing – Zenith report
Shareholders laud Conoil’s strategy, approve N2.1bn dividend
Stocks slide by N86bn, ChamsAccess promises better returns
Ronaldo handed five-match ban for ref push
Lagos to host more classics
Chelsea fine Costa for not training
Neymar feels ‘more alive than ever’
Ronaldo’s 10 career red cards
London 2017: Ex-stars lament Nigeria failure
91-year-old couple kiss, hold hands in double assisted deaths
Woman warns motorists about dangers of putting leg on dashboard
NOUN students tackle management over result delay
At times, I lived on N1,500 a month –Physically challenged corper
Bauchi poly lecturers embark on indefinite strike
FUNAAB to get research centre for diabetes
UNILAG scholars to exhibit research works
Maritime academy seeks more facilities
Entertainment
ANA dumps publishers of NWS, releases new books
ACTDF unveils new talent hunt
Stuntwoman killed filming Deadpool 2
Four arrested for leaking ‘Game of Thrones’ episode
‘Gift from God’ Elvis Presley is semi-divine, 40 years after death
‘Buhari, Dos Santos, Mugabe lack faith in health systems at home’
Huawei to invest in Nigeria’s digital economy
Spectranet introduces Pebble MiFi
Japan’s largest smartphone company enters Nigerian market
Firm urges Nigerians to sell N512bn unused items online
Editorial:: FG, complete Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
African leaders and medical tourism
Constituency project is corruption – Obasanjo

ThisDay


Presidency: Buhari Good Enough to Continue in 2019
• Faults proponents of president’s resignation • Trades barbs with Jonathan over management of economy, projects
ASUU Downs Tools
Mudslide Buries Hundreds in Sierra Leone
Zenith Bank Makes 30% Provision on 9Mobile Loan
FCC: Let Alison-Madueke Defend Herself in Court
Eligible Power Consumers to Pay Between N30 and N80 Per Kilowatt Hour
S’East Govs: We’re in Touch with Northern Governors over Quit Notice
FIRS, States Collaborate to Track High Net Worth Persons
Eligible Power Consumers to Pay Between N30 and N80 Per Kilowatt Hour
GM: Shell Has Remitted $31bn to Federation Account, NDDC in 13 Years
Sultan: Devolve Economy Not Only Political Power
Ijaw Youths to Kanu: We’re Not Part of Biafra
Ozubulu Youths Protest Reopening of St. Phillip’s Catholic Church
Youths Protest in Uyo over Plans by Govt to Build N1.2bn Governor’s Lodge NADECO Plans US Conference to Address Separatist Concerns
Kashamu: Why Dissolution of Ogun, South-west PDP Excos Cannot Stand
ASUU: FUT, UNN Join Strike
Kachikwu Denies Campaign Linking Him to 2019 Delta Governorship Race
Lagos CJ Frees another 62 Minor Inmates, Others from Kirikiri Prison
Minister, NSA Arrest Illegal Miners in Plateau
We’ve Substantially Degraded Boko Haram, Insists Air Force Chief
Boroh: FG Preparing Amnesty Beneficiaries for Life after Oil
Rivers Election Petition: Court Reserves Judgement on Senator Sekibo’s Appeal
NCAA Boss on Status Enquiry as House C’ttee Probes N60.4m Expenditure
INEC Receives Request to Recall Kano Legislator
House Restores Power to Collect Tenement Rates to FCT Area Councils
Obasanjo: Lawmakers’ Constituency Project is Corruption
Okowa One of Nigeria’s Best Governors with Focus, Says Aide
ASUU Embarks on Indefinite Strike
Lagos Closes N85bn Bond Issuance Programme
JTB, VAIDS, FIRS Share Data on NIMASA Dissociates Self from Fake Employment Exercise
NSE Index Falls 0.65% as Trading Resumes on Bearish Note
NSIA: Governors Backed Investment of $250m NLNG Dividend
NBET, TCN to Seal Power Sale Agreement with Niger, Togo
Battle for the Soul of Local Governments
APC Heading for Disaster in Ebonyi
What Elumelu Really Wants
Haniel Hadison Dominates again at Cargolux Squash Tournament
NCC Tennis League: Team VGC Lions, Kalotari Win Away
 Ronaldo Slammed with Five-match Ban for Pushing Referee
KPL Basketball: 12 Clubs Struggle for Final Eight in Conference Six
Buhari’s reunion with his media team
EDITORIAL: THE SONGS OF VIOLENCE

The Nation


C. Ronaldo suspended for five games
 Buhari to Jonathan: your govt destroyed economy
 Fed Govt accuses lecturers of bad faith as ASUU begins strike
 Banks remove $1.2b 9Mobile debt from books
 Biafra: Kanu deceiving Ndigbo, says Okorocha
 Banire’s ‘misconduct’: Panel begins sitting
 FIRS, others share data of high income earners
 NIMASA braces for roles in diversification
 Man in court for ‘beating’ another with plank
 Agriculture holds key, say Osinbajo, Obasanjo, Abdulsalami
 Ambode’s Southwest integration agenda on point, say activist, others
UNN shut down as NASU embarks on strike
Students lock down Bayelsa varsity over fees’ hike
AITEO Cup: NFF reads riot act to match officials
Tiwa Savage visits D’Tigress
D’Tigress embark on close camping
Breaking: Olumide Oyedeji Moves To Chinese Club, Luoyang
Give us live coverage of Eagles’ matches, Sadiq tells NFF
NPFL:Rangers’ Team Manager still optimistic of finishing well
Why Obiano deserves second term, by APGA chair
Ogun 2019: How far can Adeola go?
Lagos Assembly presents score card
EbonyLife TV announces 2017 Sisterhood Awards
Megalectrics takes medical mission to Yaba
Child singer, Iseoluwa drops new single, video
Chief Judge frees 129 Kirikiri inmates
Police parade arms dealer, one chance gang
33 held over jungle justice
Inner Wheel to Ambode: build cancer centres
Old students meet 30-year after, lift alma mater
Research: UNILAG to display cashew nut crushing machines, others at conference
Unilag College of Medicine inducts 106 medical, dental graduates
NYSC redeploys 109 corps members from Jigawa
Shell pays $31b to Fed Govt, NDDC
DisCos lose metering monopoly
East-West Road collapse threatens $50b invesment
Mobile ransomware threat increases

Vanguard


 ‘Caterpillar’Emeteole Goes Home
Petition Against Legislators: Nwoye Is An Exception – Campaign
Dissolution Of Lagos PDP Exco Unjust — Adewale
Stakeholders Identify Hurdles Against Oil Production
Edo House Removes Speaker, Deputy, Others
Agatu Crisis Victims To Get 5,000 Units Of Houses
Pro-Buhari Youths Hold Precession In Kaduna
ALLEGED NEGLECT: Shell, Rivers Communities At War
Shell Remits $31bn To Federation Account, NDDC —GM
Anti-Gov’s Lodge Protest Rocks Uyo
Good News For Eagles As Mikel Returns To Action
LCCI Tackles National Assembly Over Corporate Organisations
Notice Of Quit: Don’t Panic, We’re On Top Of The Situation — S’East Govs
ABIA CENTRAL: Talks On 2019 Senatorial Election Too Early, Diversionary — Ikoh
Onne Free Zone Gets Low Cost Embedded Power
Dr. Leton On How Federal Govt Cheated Niger Delta (3)
Restore Electricity To Bayelsa Community, Court Orders PHEDC
Edo House Removes Speaker, Deputy, Others
How Abdulsalami Conspired With Others To Make Me President — Obasanjo
7-yr-old Girl Tied Up In Sack, Dumped On Roadside By Father, Step-mother
6 Policemen Arrested Over Defilement, Attempted Murder, Robbery
Naira Watch: Naira Appreciates To N362.5/$ In NAFEX
Presidency To Jonathan: Buhari Inherited Economy Ravaged By Mismanagement, Corruption
Notice On Hate Speech
EFCC Mischievous Over Alleged Missing N32bn – El-Rufai
Paul Utomi, Tope Tedela And Vanessa zediegwu Set To Premiere Their Debut Film
Smooth Criminal: Michael Jackson Statue Given rifle By Rio Narcos
Taylor Swift Breaks Down At Groping Trial
Wrestling Icon Ric Flair Dealing With Tough medical Issues, Seeks Prayers
Malaysian Princess Marries Dutchman In Lavish eremony
Replace Magu Now, Akeredolu Advises FG
May God Forgive Your Ineptitude, Incompetence, ani-Kayode Prays For APC
I Was Asked To Take A Bow, Not Barred From PC Screening – Uba
I’m Not Contesting Elections In Delta State – achikwu
Good News For Eagles As Mikel Returns To action
NPL Basketball: 12 Clubs Struggle For Final Eight in Conference Six
GOTHIA CUP: Nigerian Club Massacre Chinese lub 14-0
32-year-old Taye Taiwo Joins Swedish Club
Discordant Tunes Trail Bid To Remove NYSC Scheme From Nigerian Constitution
Stakeholders Identify Hurdles Against Oil Production
LCCI Tackles National Assembly Over Corporate Organisations



The Sun


Anambra guber: We’ve delivered on our mandate –Kalu
Buhari earns $58bn in 27 months to Jonathan’s $454bn in 6 years
• As Presidency blasts ex-president, Makarfi
Ozubulu massacre: Youths protest church’s reopening
•Expert calls for special task force
Pay TV revolution: Nigerians to save N9.34tr from subscription –Investigation
Quit notice: South East govs reassure Igbo in North 
…Support Anambra guber election Northern leaders approved quit order to Igbo –Yerima
• Says coalition to take final stand on October 1 deadline soon
Couple nabbed for attempting to use 7-year-old daughter for ritual
Adjoto emerges new Edo Speaker
• As Okonoboh, Majority leader are impeached
I never stole Nigeria’s money –Diezani
ASUU strike grounds varsities, as exams, other activities are stalled
Anambra guber: Women groups endorse Chidoka
FG committed to democratisation of power generation –Fashola
Building collapse: NSE, NIA urge Okorocha to enforce standardBrothers rise against brothers
 In Ebonyi State, it’s war without end.
Gridlock on Ikorodu-Mile 12 road generates pain, anger
LASIEC loses commissioner
• Ambode, APC condole with family
We’ve dealt with Boko Haram, says NAF chief
LAUTECH: Aregbesola begs lecturers to return to work
•  Osun pensioners decry non-payment of entitlements
Mudslides, flooding kill 200 in Sierra Leone
Pakistan Independence, fruit of our ancestors’ sacrifice –PM
Namibian President raises toast for Buhari’s recovery
• As Ambassador Onoh presents Letter of Credence
Why Nigeria can’t function without restructuring –Opusunju
2019 and APC’s quest to take over Gombe
My snake story -Ortom
Oxford Business Group to unveil Nigeria’s 2017 lending policy
No hiding place for tax evaders –Fowler
… As JTB, VAIDS, FIRS share data on high income earners
Stakeholders seek microfinance banks’ involvement in kerosene distribution
CHAN qualifiers: My fears for Home Eagles against Squirrels in Kano –Garba Lawal
Russia 2018: Mikel returns for Cameroon
Rangers convention: 72-year old Marshal leads Rangers to victory
We’ve dealt with Boko Haram, says NAF chief
Lagos raises N85bn bond to fund projects –Official
FG approves N39bn loan for Discos’ metering plan
…As TCN gets $1.55bn lifeline
EDITORIAL: Boosting investments with Pioneer Status Incentive
FLOOD TALES
• At this year’s school-graduating ceremonies, pupils showcase our rich culture as parents share stories


News Headlines August 14. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 14. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Economic legacy: APC chief, Balarabe Musa tackle Jonathan
Ozubulu massacre: Let the police do their work
Two babies, others die in Imo building collapse
Parents tackle UNILAG hospital over undergraduate’s death
Pregnant housewife kills husband over foodstuffs in Adamawa
Arrested LASTMA officials took bribes, says LASG
Soldiers smuggle cars, Captain kills Lagos customs officer
Economic legacy: APC chief, Balarabe Musa tackle Jonathan 1:45 am
Davido’s police escorts detained for reckless shooting
PDP attacks Osinbajo, calls him a figurehead
Kwara: We’ve lost 74 people to strange illness, community leader insists
NCF warns against killing of vultures
Youths’ inclusion in leadership will curb agitation — UNDP
IYC warns youths against kidnapping, piracy
Quit notices: An eye for an eye will blind Nigeria, Atiku warns
Kenyan poll: Obasanjo, Osinbajo congratulate Kenyatta
Lassa fever: Ogun places 106 under surveillance
Thieves nabbed while registering stolen cars in Nasarawa
FG’s school feeding programme gulps N6.2bn in 14 states
Fire razes building in Rivers
Seven robbers attack trader at Katsina mosque
Niger community blames child marriage on absence of school
Yuguda, Dahiru join GPN
Gunmen attack policemen guarding Anambra church, kill two
AXA Mansard resumes CPS annuity
Eight LASTMA officials arrested for collecting bribes
Criticisms greet Aregbesola’s ‘philosophical’ tweet
Nine-year-old boy shot dead during street protest
Nothing ‘ll make me leave APC, says Oni
Okun leaders agree to replace Melaye – Group
Maintaining a good bank balance
Is your home insured against flooding?
Police exit threatens N6.4tn pension funds
DMO’ll support FG to bridge revenue, expenditure gap – Oniha
NIEEE inaugurates Kano chapter
Nigeria, Morocco collaborate on agric insurance
CHAN qualifiers: Eagles walk a tightrope
Egypt rule Nigeria Open
Nigeria end London 2017 empty-handed
Dalung praises IPC/AGITOS for seminar
Lukaku sends title warning
Ex-Barca stars under attack over Mugabe rally
World likely to end on September 23, as experts match Great Pyramid, Bible dates
I married him because I knew he was going to die —Widow
NIMR seeks improved diagnoses of diseases
Symptoms of Lassa fever
Seven ways to take snapshots in Windows 10
Six tips to help you identify fake shopping websites
Editorial: EFCC on the heels of vice-chancellors
NASS: Stop executive madness to refinance T/bills with $3bn debt
#ReturnOrResign is democracy, not corruption
Marital rape exists

ThisDay


Skye Bank Unveils New Digital Solution, SkyeXperience
• Targets customer enrolment of over 2m in 17 months, offers seamless Omni-channel experience
Atiku in Secret Talks With PDP Over Presidential Run
European Museums Plan Summit on Return of Benin Bronzes to Nigeria
Saraki Promises Swift Passage of Petroleum Industry Bill Components
Africa Initiative for Governance Announces Inaugural Scholarship Recipients
Yoruba Convene Unity Summit to Decide Status in Nigeria
As He Gushes over Arsenal FC, Nigerians Blast Aregbesola over Unpaid Salaries, LAUTECH’s Closure
Ozubulu: Churches Register Poor Attendance as Mass Commences at St Philip’s Church
FG Spends N6.2bn to Feed Pupils in 14 States
DMO Solicits Media Support in Debt Management
Osinbajo Congratulates Kenyatta, Assures Him of Nigeria’s Support
Atiku Condemns Retaliatory Quit Notices
Jonathan Should Apologise for Incubating Corruption, Says DG VON
Clark Condemns Quit Notice Issued to Northerners, Yorubas by Niger Delta Agitators
We Won’t Vacate Disputed Secretariat, APC Tells Bayelsa Govt.
Eight LASTMA Officials Arrested for Collecting N7,200 Bribe
Again, Gunmen Kill Policeman, Motorcyclist in Anambra Church
Ondo Workers Reject Fractional Payment of Salary Arrears
Sokoto Donates N10m to NAOWA
IG: Consumption of Hard Drugs, Root Cause of Armed Robbery
FG Warns of Beef, Dairy Products Scarcity
Kachikwu: Lack of Access to Finance Hampering Construction of 33 Private…
•US provides take-off grant for Eko refinery
CBN in Stringent Surveillance of Bank Customers’ Naira-denominated Card Usage
Foreign Securities Expert Bullish on Nigerian Capital Market
IMF Harps on Need to Step Up Fight against Money Laundering
Stanbic IBTC, UBA Lead as Banking Stocks Investors Count Gains
Okun Leaders Agree to Replace Melaye
I Didn’t Hold Meetings with Makarfi, Akpabio over Ekiti Guber Poll,… Fayose’s Presidential Ambition will Revive PDP, Says Senator Ola
Rescuing Abia from Erosion
NPFL: Remo Stars Condemned to Relegation
Ambode Pledges Increase in Price Money as Omar Wins ITTF Nigeria Open
Premiership: Lukaku Fires Brace in Man Utd’s 4-0 Demolition of West Ham
Ligue 1: Neymar Scores in PSG Debut
 Ronaldo Sent off as Real Sinks Barcelona
Late Penalty Gives Benin Surprise Win over Nigeria
If Oil Can’t Save Venezuela, It Sure Can’t Save Nigeria!
EDITORIAL: THE FUMES OF DEATH
MONDAY EDITORIAL There is need for an enlightenment campaign on dangers posed by generators


The Nation


 Jonathan under attack for ‘we did well’ claim
 Wrest power from old politicians, Obasanjo tells youths
 45,312 pensioners for verification
 Oyo govt to sanction churches, mosques, others for noise pollution
 We’ll make abductors of Lagos school boys give up arms, says Akeredolu
 Ondo workers reject modulated salary
 $60m World Bank project for Abia
 Joy as Owan gets first indigenous Anglican bishop
 Kashamu to PDP leaders: don’t kill our party in Southwest
 Gunmen kill policeman, civilian in Anambra
 States ignore flood warnings, says NiMet DG
Real Madrid 3-1 Barcelona (Full Time)
Benin beat Nigeria 1-0 in Cotonou
Fasuba’s Record Unbroken at London 2017
Dalung reveals how he begged for funds to sustain Ministry
Breaking: ITTF Nigeria Challenge: Egypt’s Omar Assar emerges winner
We will take Kung-fu to higher level – New President
Man United 4-0 West Ham (Full Time)
I’m not sponsoring anti-Buhari protest, says Mimiko
Hate Speeches: It’s time to restructure Nigeria — OPC
Kiss Daniels wraps up Europe tour
Mo Eazy to drop ‘Aunty Yeh’ video
How we select film students for scholarship, by AFRIFF Founder Chioma Ude
Be agents of nation-building, not violence, youths told
RRS nabs wanted robbery suspect
Council chief backs Cleaner Lagos Initiative
Lagos pilgrims leave Medina for Mecca
Sokoto donates N10m to NAOWA for the establishment of Creche, Nursery and Primary schools
Jigawa: Education agency to distribute free school uniforms to 8,000 pupils
‘How to move power sector forward‘
How to grow economy, by Awolowo
‘Insurance negligible contribution to GDP worrisome’
German firm appoints agent for West Africa


Vanguard


 Nothing Special About Cameroon — Ogba
Nwike Confident On Primaries
We’ll Continue Operation Till You Empower Us, Ex-illegal Oil Refiners Tell FG
Global Insurance M&A Drops In H1‘17 To A 2-yr Low
LASSA FEVER: High Alert As Ogun Confirms 1 Case
2017 ITTF Challenge: Pharaohs Sweep Lagos Open
Informal Sector Biggest Tax Evaders — Adeosun
We’ve Beefed Up Security Along Benin-Lagos Express Road —Edo CP
ANTI-PARTY ACTIVITIES: Ex-gov Oni Denies Meeting Fayose, Makarfi, Akpabio
Minister Audu Ogbeh’s Complaint About The Future
Notice Of Quit To Northerners, Yoruba: N-Delta Militants Divided
On The Senate, Ports And Revenue Leakages
Plateau Utd Closer To First-ever NPFL Crown
KENYA POLLS: Obasanjo Congratulates Kenyatta, Suggests Investigation Of Alleged Result Fraud
We’re Bringing Risk Protection To The Man On The Street – Adegbayi
 H1‘17: AXA Mansard Records 36% Increase In Gross Premium
 IPMAN Chairman Wants Abia Govt To Fix Nnpc Depot Road
One Week After Ozubulu Killings: Panic, As Gunmen Kill Two Near Onitsha Church
UPDATE: Policeman, Another Killed By Gunmen In Onitsha
Banana Island Ghost’ Breaks Box Office Record
Lifeline For Ailing Late Singer Nomoreloss’ Wife,P hoenix
Ekiti 2018: Nothing Will Make Me Defect To PDP, ays Ex-Gov.Oni
Group Threatens To Declare Bendel Republic If…
An Eye For An Eye Will Make Nigeria Blind – Atiku
2017 ITTF Challenge: Pharaohs Sweep Lagos Open
Plateau Utd Closer To First-ever NPFL Crown
AAF World Championship: Nigeria Fails To Win A medal
Nigeria Pentathlon Federation Sets Up Media Committee
ASUU Decides On Strike Today
Global Insurance M&A Drops In H1‘17 To A 2-yr Low
nformal Sector Biggest Tax Evaders — Adeosun
We’re Bringing Risk Protection To The Man On The Street – Adegbayi
My Journey Into Fame Was Magical — Julie Coker


Leadership


Nigerians Celebrate Corruption – Magu
PDP Chieftains Behind Anti-PMB Protests – CTJ
New Pro-Buhari Group Emerges, Plans Nationwide Rally For PMB
A’Ibom Gov Awards Contract For 12 New Roads
4 Killed In Imo Building Collapse
Obaseki Assembles Experts To Reposition Agric Sector
ICAN Gets New Registrar, CEO
Shettima Flags Off Distribution Of 36,000 Metric Tonnes Of Food Items
Jigawa Spends N7bn To Revive Education Sector
APC UK Restrategises Ahead Of 2019
Financial Inclusion Campaign To Reach Millions As Schools Resume
Naira Firms On I&E Window As US, North Korea Tension Heightens
Dangote Cement Gives Away N500m Cement To Retailers In New Bonanza
PPPRA Remains Silent As NLC Alleges Attempt To Hike Fuel Price
Osinbajo Declares Niger’s Investment Summit Open Today
Leadership Crisis Hits Ajaokuta Steel Company
WAEC Partners NNPC In Quiz Competition
Banks Borrowing From CBN Drops By 19% To N3.4trn
Money Laundering: EFCC, Stockbrokers To Tackle Corruption
ICAN Gets New Registrar, CEO
Nigeria Basketball Elections: Setting The Records Straight
REPRONIG Takes Copyright Licensing Campaign To Tertiary Institutions
CHAN Qualifiers: Squirrels Shock Super Eagles
Bolt Ends Career In Heartbreak
Pantami, NITDA, Redefine ICT In Nigeria
Naira Firms On I&E Window As US, North Korea Tension Heightens
Safeguarding Diplomatic Status
Pension Fund Hits N6.5trn
2019: You’re Dreaming, APC Tells PDP
Ozubulu Church Re-opens A Week After Attack
EFCC Beams Searchlight On Private Varsities
Discovering Gold In Glaucoma
Those Agitating for Seccession Don’t Understand War – Bishop Okonkwo


The Guardian


 Military, UN end rift as Boko Haram kills four
Local insurers lose 90% of big risks to foreign firms
Developer to deliver Kingsway Tower in 2018
17 dead in Burkina Faso restaurant ‘terrorist attack’
School feeding programme takes N6.2b in 14 states
Labour unions, Akeredolu disagree over N7.6b Paris Club loan refunds
MASSOB, Arewa youths dare FG to re-arrest Kanu
Group lauds anti-graft drive, urges tighter supervision of projects
Government working hard to meet electoral pledges, says minister
ABS, Enyimba, Insurance, Heartland, others go to war on Wednesday
Again, Egypt dominates ITTF Nigerian Open
Benin Republic down home-based Eagles 1-0
Kayode confirms four-year deal Man City deal, loan to Girona
24 years after, Eguavoen apologises for Super Eagles USA ‘94 World Cup ouster
Birmingham to unveil Onazi on Wednesday
AXA Mansard resumes annuity business
‘Nigeria has one of the world’s highest numbers of certified HR professionals’
  Editorial: Buhari’s illness: The need to know
Political participation: Is age limiting the Nigerian youth?
Ozubulu church attack and Obiano’s assurances
Restructuring as the panacea to secession agitations
Murder in the Cathedral at Ozubulu
Stirring hornet’s nest with rejection of devolution bill 
Cappa & D’Alberto picked for N40b Atlantic Resort project
Ayade’s absence from PDP convention triggers defection rumour
APGA crisis deepens, Agbaso seeks Oye’s arrest for money laundering
Recipe For The Fluffiest Dutch Baby Pancakes
Seven Reasons To Engage In HIIT Workout
 How ‘Game of Thrones’ is taking years off graying Santa Fe
‘Gift from God’ Elvis is semi-divine, 40 years after death
A scary ‘Annabelle’ leads North American box offices
ACTDF set to Unleash Your Talent 2017
Architects resolve to amend ARCON Act, meet Fashola
UN-Habitat welcomes high-level panel report
Stakeholders to chart new course for real estate sector
Borno completes 32, 290 housing units for IDPs

The Sun


Gunmen kill policeman, civilian near Onitsha church
• It wasn’t inside church – Anambra govt
Quit notice: Nigeria’ll lose if we fight – Atiku
• Advocates state of residence in Constitution
Kalu’s mum preaches love among Christians
APC no match to PDP –Gov Wike
• Why main opposition can’t defeat us in 2019, says ruling party
Ozubulu tragedy and leadership response
Obasanjo to youths: Seize power from old politicians
Nigeria’ll boil if Kanu is arrested
•IPOB protests members’ arrest in Bayelsa
E-frauds escalate as fraudsters con banks of N325bn
Calabar dredging: NPA panel recommends payment
AfroBasket Women 2017 : WNBA releases Akhator for D’ Tigress camp
FCTA official refutes N525m bribery scam
Police arrest 20-year-old robbery suspect
Somali insurgent leader defects to government
Kenya polls: Opposition leader calls for strike
•Refuses to concede defeat
‘White House plotters seeking Trump exit’
Anambra: UPP clears Offodile, Chidoka for primary
Offodile flays Obiano on Ozubulu killings
Mixed reactions trail FG’s pioneer status review
…As MAN, others kick, say we’re not consulted
New accounting code’ll boost fight against corruption – Zakari, ICAN president
How Nigeria’s shea nuts potential can be achieved
Delays caused Bolt’s injury at World Championships –Blake
NMPF sets up media committee for youth olympics qualifier
WACOT partners Kebbi on FG’s food security initiative
Researchers develop technology to increase cassava planting materials
Electricity war: NERC, Gencos on collision course over unutilised licences
Fashola, Kachikwu, others for NAEC conference Thursday
Earn money with ease producing custard powder
Editorial: World Bank business ranking of states
US, North Korea war of words Guam in the eye of the storm
Tension in LASU over petition against •For refusing to bribe my lecturer, he frustrated my graduation, man alleges •’He’s a fraud; he left…
Rotary brings succour to less privileged
Abia 2019: Turn of Ndoki people
Help, our Acting President has gone cold on us
The church Satan built
How FG underdeveloped South East


New Telegraph


 MASSOB to FG: we will resist Kanu’s re-arrest
 Jonathan propelled Ali‎son-Madueke to loot economy – DG VON
 2019: Buhari is APC’s best bet – Oyegun
 Woman rents house, abducts three kids four days after
Gunmen kill policeman in Anambra church
Atiku, N’Delta leaders warn militants against secession
NDDC audits N1.3trn project portfolios Energy drink could lead to cocaine use
 Second term govs at crossroads
 Davido’s police escorts arrested for reckless shooting
The president we met in London, by Mohammed
Dismissing criminally-minded policemen not enough
 Osinbajo congratulates President kenyatta on his re-election
We’re all Nigeria origin – Atiku
UN chief congratulates Kenya on peaceful elections
Jihadists kill 17 in Burkina Faso attack
Pence defends Trump’s Venezuela stance
White House defends Trump on Virginia supremacist rally response
Son, Ki recalled for S’Korea’s crucial qualifying games
Super Cup: Ronaldo sent off as Real sink Barca
London 2017: Bolt bids farewell as Felix, Semenya win
Thomas wins maiden major at US PGA
Mgbolu warns Rohr: Don’t use kids against Cameroon
Awoniyi, Kalu, Bonaventure hit targets in Belgium

News Headlines August 13, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines August 13, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Corruption: We didn’t plug all loopholes, says Jonathan …insists he did well, had sound economic team
I want to go to heaven, says Obasanjo 183 federal ministries, agencies in massive illegal recruitment
Dad was sad when Jonathan lost 2015 poll — Edwin Clark’s son
Rant here: Ozubulu attack
Lack of funds can kill great ideas –Aina
Seize opportunities, partner with the right people – Olaniran Abiola
My life, my business –Sasha 2:01 am
Not winning Headies was a motivation –Ycee
I won’t have kids out of wedlock, says Ruggedman
I don’t know why I’m still relevant –Sound Sultan
We will continue protest until Buhari returns –Charly Boy
Queens of Comedy
Military raid won’t affect relations with Nigeria –UN
We don’t want caretaker chairmen, NULGE tells Dickson
Ozubulu killing: Osinbajo sends five ministers to Anambra
My life, my business –Sasha
Drama as Fayemi, Oni’s group elects new officers
FG to beef up security in worship centres — Ngige
Man cuts off penis with razor in Ondo
Shell decries occupation of facilities by angry youths
Bolt ends career with fall in London
NDLEA arrests three in Gombe
Immunisation: UNICEF, Sokoto govt adopt new strategies
Husband kills wife as crying children watch, then takes own life
Anambra: APC clears Uba, 11 others for gov primary
Kanu isn’t an Igbo leader, he’s a kid — Igbokwe
Dokpesi, Nwanyanwu wanted to sell our party to PDP — APDA chairman
Nobody will confine me to ‘the other room’ – Bello
It’s Oduduwa Republic or organised violence —Youth activist, Grandson
PDP will reclaim power in 2019, says Jonathan
‘I’m okay’, says Buhari after three months’ absence
PDP praying for Buhari – Makarfi
US, FG back 20,000bpd oil refinery in Lagos
Govt targets N30.5tn revenue from non-oil export
Supporting Nigeria’s cyberspace identity through participation
Govt should extend automotive incentives to parts makers – Offorjama
Electricity theft may attract N200,000 in fines
‘Bill on lump sum will reduce retirees’ pensions
Dad was sad when Jonathan lost 2015 poll — Edwin Clark’s son
Buying N6.1bn cars for reps in national interest – Reps Committee chair
Nigerians suffering, reps enjoying — SERAP
London 2017: Nigeria’s loss, others’ gain
Burnley stun nine-man Chelsea 3-2
London 2017: Nigeria keep medal hope alive …qualify for 4x400m final
Rooney strikes as Everton beat Stoke
CHAN: Eagles play Benin, Egypt face Morocco hurdle
Instagram photos lead to model’s kidnap, attempted sale as sex slave
Wedding guests embarrassed as groom’s other wife, prostitute show up
Designer unveils new collection using naked models
Newborn baby found buried alive in septic tank
Workers forced to wear motorcycle helmets due to falling roof
I wasn’t too proud to ask for help from junior colleagues –Oloye, OAU first class graduate
Randy directors almost made me quit acting – Nkechi Blessing
I’m no longer bitter at Wizkid –Samklef
Olamide, Phyno, others thrill at Mega Music Nationwide Tour
How to succeed in the movie industry –Doris Simeon
I’d be wicked if I don’t allow my daughter to date at 15 –KSB
We’ll end Lassa fever the way we stopped Ebola — LUTH CMD
11 facts you need to know about Lassa fever
Our sons fighting over leadership post in South Africa — Monarch
My husband denied he sold our child until police arrested him — Housewife
Lassa fever: Lagos residents renew war against rats
Crazy things Nigerians do in the name of celebration
Editorial: High road accident deaths upsetting
Amending the constitution when there are no limits (2)
Leading for superior performance
Taking stock of your marriage
Marital rape exists
Seven types of libidos
What you should know about having white teeth
Three tell-tale signs you’re dating a toxic person
183 federal ministries, agencies in massive illegal recruitment
Buhari meets aides, says doctors keeping him in London


ThisDay


Buhari: I Think I’m Fit to Return Home, But My Doctors…
With a Successful Convention, PDP Ready to Take on APC in…
Three LUTH Doctors Infected with Lassa Fever, Investigation Reveals
For Producing Excess 470,000bd, OPEC, Allies Fail in Output Pact
How Falana’s Letter to Kachikwu Exposed Nigeria’s Huge Losses in Deep…
CAC Ends 27 Years Factional Crisis, Plans 3-day Unity Prayers
Atiku: Why We Must be Conscious of Our Past
Banana Island Ghost Rakes in N35m in First Week
Anambra: APC Clears 12 Aspirants for Guber Primary
First Northern Female Aeronautic Engineer Bags First Class in UK
Prepare for Life after Oil, FG Advises Amnesty Beneficiaries
Trump Speaks with France, China amid Mounting Tensions with N/Korea
Globacom-sponsored Professor Johnbull Preaches Acceptable Family Lifestyle
House C’ttee Orders Sack of 22 Intels Expatriates
Finally APGA Sacks Oye, Others, Ratifies Agbaso, Musa as National Chairman, Secretary
Okonkwo: National Assembly Instrumental to Non-violent Restructuring
Hate Speeches: Dambazau Threatens to Deal With Merchants of Violence
How to Address Recidivist Corruption in Nigeria
Africa’s Working-age Population to Grow by 450m in 20years
Only 100m to have access to stable employment GDP to pick up in 2018, but will remain below 4% for few years
Mounting Concerns over Dwindling Activities of ISPs
Renewed Investor Confidence as Stock Market Hits N13 Trillion
Ugbe: Multichoice is a Nigerian Company, We’re Going Nowhere
Eko Tag: Enhancing Lagos through Urban Art
An Ugly Twist in Terror War
Saraki’s Exemplary Sacrifice
Eneche: Getting Information from Locals is Our Major Challenge in War…
Lagos and One Photographer’s Parting Shots
A TOAST TO A THOROUGHBRED PROFESSIONAL
Art X to Showcase Africa’s Leading Art Masters
RBC Beams the Spotlight on Alakija’s Book, Reviews Adeniyi’s Against the Run of Play
All Eyes on the Prize
Italian Super Cup: Juve, Lazio Live on StarTimes
Barca Start Life without Neymar against Madrid in Super Cup
 Britain Win 4x100m Gold as Bolt Pulls Fails to Finish Final Race
Premier League: Chelsea Stunned, City Win, Liverpool Held
If Nigeria Finally Breaks up…
EDITORIAL: Beyond The Ozubulu Church Tragedy

The Nation



Buhari: I’m okay, only obeying doctors’ orders
 Ozubulu: Three high-profile suspects in police net
 PDP woos APC Senators, Reps
 Evans: Police trace kidnap kingpin’s crimes to South Africa
 UN office raid: Humanitarian assistance resumes
 Nigerian, Malawian girlfriends arrested for drug trafficking
 Medical trip: Pro-Buhari groups plan mega walk to the Villa tomorrow
 PDP gives Makarfi four months extension
 A rash of budding republics
 Seventh-Day Adventist trains 5,000 women
 My position unaffected by Supreme Court verdict, says S’West PDP boss
Obaseki orders temporary closure of Agric college
Display of royal culture
Rainforest in the desert
Two die in hotel fire
‘Embrace compassion in healthcare’
Community seeks varsity status for college
Controversy trails Linguistics student’s death
Burnley stun Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Women’s Long Jump Final: United State’s Resse stops Okagbare
Ekiti State needs deliverance’
Bolanle Ambode: A profile in humility
Pilot schemes for 2019 presidency
SOLA SOBOWALE: Mothers shouldn’t just be baby factories
RMD celebrates made in Nigeria goods
Man chops off own genital ,says he acted on strange voice
Teenage boy faces break-in, robbery charges in Lagos
Doctors will decide my return date – Buhari
Making the best of holidays for kids
Lagos hosts first Nigeria beer festival
Mouka, Haier Thermocool, Microsoft exhibit good customer service
Ogun and the World Bank
Stakeholders highlight required ingredients to build Nigerian brand

Vanguard


 Return Of Lassa Fever: The Vital Signs
MEN BEWARE: Babies Are The Main Owners Of Women’s Breasts
The Ozubulu Massacre
My Legal Practice Collapsed Because God Was Angry With Me — Adam, Lawyer -turned -pastor
We Need Vultures To Survive – Amosun, NCF, Others
London 2017 Worlds: George, Ajayi, Nathaniel, Nigeria’s Last Medal Hope
The Phenomenon Of Biafra (3)
Mercy Johnson, Uche Jombo Take Stage As Glo Music Tour Hits Suleja
Iyanya Almost Ruined My Music Career — Baci
Entertainment And Sports Hold Big Opportunities For Us To Create Jobs – Ugbe, Multichoice MD
Refresher Training Organised For Lg Supervisors On Quality Assessment
Low Exclusive Breastfeeding Is Dangerous To IDPs’ Infants — UNICEF
True Pastoral Calling And Ministry (4)
I’m Sorry – Apology Etiquette
Yorubas In Diaspora Join Call For Restructuring
I Respect Olamide, Vector, But I’m The Best Rapper In Nigeria — Ceeboi
Actress Ifemelu Dike Dares IPOB, Begs Anambrarians To Vote In Election
It’s No Crime For The President To Be Sick!, Buhari’s Kinsmen Tell Hit #ReturnorResign Protesters
Our Policies Created Stability – Goodluck Jonathan
I Want To Return Home, But … ;says President Buhari
Catholic Church Forgives Perpetrators Of Heinous Ozubulu Attack
We Raided UN Camp To Arrest B/Haram Terrorists — Army
Not All Grandmothers Are Crazy About Their grandkids!
Why A Woman Can’t Be More Like A Man
Infidelity: My Romance With Death
Mercy Johnson, Uche Jombo Take Stage As Glo music Tour Hits Suleja
Iyanya Almost Ruined My Music Career — Baci
I Respect Olamide, Vector, But I’m The Best rapper In Nigeria — Ceeboi
Actress Ifemelu Dike Dares IPOB, Begs Anambrarians To Vote In Election
Singer Niniola Signs Music Deal With US company
Osun West Election: Why Were We Defeated?
PDP Tamed Inflation At A Single Digit, maintained Price Stability, Says Jonathan
PDP Extends Makarfi’s Tenure, Dissolves Excos n 7 States
Okokomaiko Community In Lagos Acquires New clinic For Family Planning Services
Those In Aso Rock Are One Chance People, PDP oing Back To Villa – Fayose
London 2017 Worlds: George, Ajayi, Nathaniel, Nigeria’s Last Medal Hope
Basketball: Kaduna, Ilorin Set For Conference 6 play-offs
How Burnley Stunned Nine-man Chelsea
Aubameyang Hat-trick As Dortmund, Bayern advance In German Cup
Five Memorable Races Featuring Usain Bolt
Entertainment And Sports Hold Big Opportunities For Us To Create Jobs – Ugbe, Multichoice MD
TOURISM: Nigeria Loses Over $4billion Every Year — Eneduwa-George
Why We’re Celebrating At 25 – Ndukwe Osogho- Ajala,
Comedians Expose The Church To Spiritual anger’
I Want To Reach Out To People Through Politics- Tunji Offeyi, Liberal Democrats Candidate For olliers Wood, UK



Leadership


When Sagay, Oshiomhole, Others Dissected Restructuring Debate FEATURES
2019: APDA And Its Evolving Woes 
I’m Okay, Only Need To Obey Doctors’ Orders – PMB
Boko Haram: UN Resolves To Continue Operations In N/East Despite Army Invasion 
Kaduna Board Evaluates 1,710 Public, Private Schools For Quality Teaching, Learning
Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo Sends Delegation To Condole With Anambra Govt 
Ganduje Donates Operational Vehicles To Security Agencies
Niger Gov Gives Out N47m To Victims Of Minna Fire Disaster 
Out-of-school-children: Katsina Earmarks N1.49bn Intervention Fund 
PDP Can’t Be Intimidated, Ready For 2019 – Jonathan
2019: APDA And Its Evolving Woes
LG Delegates’ Congress Unites Kogi APC
Coalition To Hold Solidarity Walk For PMB Tomorrow
Kaduna APC Congress: Submission Of Delegates’ List To NWC Unconstitutional – Hunkuyi
Anambra Guber: APC Clears All 12 Candidates Ahead Of Primaries
US Boost Nigeria’s Local Refining Capacity With $1 Million
FG’s Intervention On 2.8m Pre-paid Meters Shortage To Gulp N224bn
International Youth Day: 9mobile Celebrates Nigerian Youths
Voices of Pain, Trauma From Ozubulu
I Am In APC But I Don’t Love The Party – Princewill
I Have Delivered In Bayelsa – Dickson
Forgotten Nasarawa Community Finally Gets Water To Drink
Many Ways Current Lean Times Afflict Govt


The Guardian



 Hate speech: Poor handling is recipe for national catastrophe, Ohanaeze warns
Buhari: I’m okay, only obeying doctors’ orders
PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure by four months
 Tension in Calabar as Quas, Efiks square off over Ekpe Cult
Ezekwesili, Ibeanu, others move to proffer solutions to nation’s challenges  
Nigeria, Cameroon to partner against corruption
Economic recession: Test for Buhari’s administration
Ozubulu Attack: Osinbajo sends FG delegation to Anambra
Investment in technology key to Nigeria’s development, says UN Envoy
Sad farewell for injured Bolt as Britain win 4x100m relay
Bitter experience keeps Guardiola grounded
Conte admits red cards could prompt Chelsea re-think
Barca seek Super Cup tonic to Neymar hangover
Champions Chelsea fall to Burnley
Former teammates remember Okwaraji
 A chat with Moyinoluwa, six year-old professional photographer 
 Editorial: FG, debts and the economy
 2019: Uncle Akpovwovwo for president
Charly Boy, democracy and education
Constitutional crises
Aregbesola and the storm within
Adesina’s Buhari and the descendants of shimei: A PR perspective
Anambra 2017: Keen contest for tickets as primaries unfold
2019: Obasanjo, Amosun drum support for Ogun West
APGA: Litigation is your name, suspense your fate
A Conference For Nigerian Creatives
Five World’s Most Expensive Paintings
Review Of Izanagi Sushi Spot
Mochedda Covers Latest Edition Of Guardian Life
FG endorses health insurance scheme for Nollywood
Wanderlust… In the spirit of Nigeria-Germany Art
Government partners China for media, cultural relations, film production and distribution
Agency plans big for Africa’s Craft Expo 2017
Naira: Struggling to keep currency alive
Ekpo: Our economic structure still susceptible to external shocks
Mailafia: Over-dollarisation of economy a disaster

The Sun


Ibb, Obj can’t choose new president
Catholic church massacre : Why we don’t investigate donors’ income sources – Bishop of Nnewi, Most Rev Okeke
We’ll sack APC in 2019 – Makarfi
PDP is back to reclaim its place – Jonathan
Why I’m still in London, Buhari tells aides
MMM lures members with new tricks
Yauri, Koko roads where travellers face death everyday
Do you know why you’re often thirsty?
Taje Prest­­­, curvy fitness expert, Broadcaster – How I handle embarrassment
Harvest of Reds!
As Burnley shocks Chelseal
PDP will spring surprises in 2019, says Umahi’s aide
Empower us or we continue operations, illegal refiners tell FG
First movie was one of my most challenging – Ebube Nwagbo, actress

Tea without milk
Reconstructing the global academy: Falola and African scholarship
National identity management fatigue
THE ROAD TO RWANDA
Yes, you can improve your character
Sleeping sickness – Human trypanosomiasis
Back in the jungle
Disorder and disorganization
The mind, your mind, my mind
Beautiful China, whither Nigeria (2)
India hospital: 60 children die in Uttar Pradesh
World’s oldest man dies in Israel aged 113 years
Waiting for Buhari
…Issues demanding President’s attention
Charlie Boy : All Wars Are Boyish
Nigeria is at end game – Chief Guy Ikokwu, member, Southern Leaders Forum
We restructured to cope with challenges of economic recession –Mayweather: McGregor ‘won’t go the distance’
Barca, Real clash in Super Cup curtain raiser
EDITORIAL: The Ozubulu church massacre
Things Mum Taught Me – Vinmartin Obiora Ilo, Broadcaster
The need to stop worrying
Differences between real love and attachment
Are you really happy in your relationship? (1

A rapist deserves no second chance

Daily Trust


BREAKING: My doctors will decide my return date, Buhari insists
PDP is praying for Buhari’s recovery — Makarfi
PDP will reclaim power in 2019, says Jonathan
PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure by 4 months
Osinbajo warns civil servants against corruption
PDP recovered, back to regain power – Okowa
October 1 Quit notice: Katsina youths distance self from Emir, Insists Igbo’s must leave
Katsina airlifts 3036 pilgrims
Kenya boils, as Police kill 11 protesters
Ozubulu massacre: Osinbajo dispatches 5 ministers to Anambra
…We’re still praying for perpetrators – Bishop
71 years without toilets: School, community battle diseases
Over 90 days of president’s absence: Nigeria should apply constitution in Buhari’s case – Joda
Trump’s tough talk on North Korea puts Japan’s leader in delicate spot
Death toll rises in Kenya post- election violence
Gombe agric ministry denies fraud in CBN loan
UNDP seeks youth inclusion in nation building
‘No card reader for Kwara LG poll’
ALGON resolves leadership crisis, Karaye to handover September
Egypt trains collide in Alexandria killing 41
Bingham varsity commences MSc, PhD programmes in terrorism studies
UN resumes humanitarian operations in Northeast
Atiku urges affluent Nigerians to support education
Blame game trails corruption in IDP camps
Restructuring will tackle Nigeria’s problems – Anyaoku

Trump’s tough talk on North Korea puts Japan’s leader in delicate spot
Death toll rises in Kenya post- election violence
Gombe agric ministry denies fraud in CBN loan
Amendment: How states assemblies will vote on controversial sections
Beyond Makama: Another storm in Kogi Assembly
Northern leaders should sit together and design solution to farmers/herders conflict – Elder John Mamman
D’Tigress mentally ready to battle for title – Coach
McGregor: Floyd Mayweather is ‘scared’ of fighting me
Federer beats Bautista Agut in Montreal
Nigeria: After mismanaging another oil boom …
Kachikwu begs modular refinery licensee to complete job
Shell decries occupation of Belema flow station
Editorial: Dastardly, Cowardly Massacre at Ozubulu


New Telegraph


 Attack great setback- Ezeife
Buhari: I’ve now learnt to obey orders Obasanjo: Get ready for Second Coming of Jesus
 I love confident women –Bryan Okwara
 Again, judiciary on trial
FG vows to track down culprits
God will keep Buhari alive to witness his removal — PDP Chair
Only doctors will decide my return date – Buhari insists
EPL: Burnley stun nine-man Chelsea, Huddersfield win, Rooney scores
Even God believes in PDP, nobody can intimidate us – Jonathan
 BREAKING: PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure, dissolve state executives in Lagos, Ogun others
Military raid: We’ve resolved to continue our operations – UN Humanitarian official
Malaysian firms to assist Nigeria revitalise oil palm sector
Former NGF congratulates Odigie-Oyegun at 78
2019: We’ll create three industrial cities in Delta – Utomi
Anambra poll: Kanu on his own, say MASSOB, BIM
Mercedes-Benz raises bar on voice control with new E-class
Mrs. Bolanle Ambode: A profile in humility
DIY remedy for dark elbows, knees
Coca-Cola, 7Up price war: Quality might be compromised–Experts
Biafra: Amnesty Int’l tasks Obiano on justice for murdered IPOB members
Health status: Ex-Army chief, Bamaiyi, blames Buhari’s aides
I see devil’s hand in IPOB’s agitation for Biafra -Nkire
IPOB promoting anarchy in Anambra –Lawyers
Nigeria in dire need of love, mutual understanding –Osinbajo
Breastfeeding: Our wives’ breasts ours, not our babies – Nigerian men


News Headlines August 12, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

News Headlines August 12, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers 

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Nigerian Army, UN clash over invasion of UN building
Holding married woman’s hand is a taboo in my kingdom –Mujakperuo, Orodje of Okpe Kingdom
Buhari: As another season of protests returns
Okagbare misses podium finish, Amusan, Lindley crash out
London 2017: Toblow, Aliu lament Nigeria’s poor show
Amir Khan apologises to Joshua over infidelity row
Electricity: Lafarge to add 30MW to grid in 2018
Chinese banks to finance oil projects in Nigeria–NNPC
FG needs 100,000 tractors to meet agriculture targets – Udoma
Why we are refinancing local debts with $3bn – DMO
PDP mulls suspension of members as convention holds
Anti-party activities: Mushin APC disciplinary committee summons Banire
Ozubulu: God will avenge the innocent, says Oduah
North-East loses $9bn to B’Haram activities, says Buratai
Four pregnant women die in Borno IDP camp –MSF
Borno donates N16.5m to slain oil workers’, CJTF members’ families
N35m bribery scandal: Senate advises FCDA to suspend official
Edo APC sacks publicity secretary
Hate speech: NOA embarks on social media campaign
A’Ibom gets new medical equipment
I’m not quitting music for acting –Ikechukwu
What do you do first when you wake up in the morning, greet your spouse or check your phone?
Nigerian Army, UN clash over invasion of UN building
Hajj: Al-Makura urges pilgrims to use security wristbands
Villagers desert C’ River communities over impending communal clash
Police arrest herbalist for alleged fraud
Four arrested for alleged impersonation in Edo
Edo NUJ announces reward for information on slain journalist
Staff shut FUTO, demand complete salaries
Robbery suspects nabbed in Imo
Gunmen demands N30m after abducting businessman, killing driver in Nasarawa
Indian police arrest Nigerian for peddling heroin
PDP okays ex-beauty queen Ikpeazu, Oduah, Ubah, three others for Anambra governorship primaries
Trump thanks Putin for expelling 755 US embassy officials
APGA denies sponsoring Anambra church killings
Kwara won’t use card readers for November council polls – KWASEIC
Bayelsa govt orders APC to vacate secretariat
INEC fixes Lagos bye-election for Sept 16
Shell reacts as protesters storm facilities in Rivers
Resign if you’re not strong enough, bishops, others tell Buhari
I’m ready to take a bullet for Nigeria –Charly Boy
Police avert pro- and anti-President protesters’ clash


ThisDay


After Ozubulu: Drug Crisis at Centre Stage, 80 Nigerians on Death Row in Malaysia

• UN agency: Nigeria produces finest quality of Methamphetamine in the world, barons raked in $939 million in three years 

Chinese Banks to Commit $250m to NNPC’s Ajaokuta-Kano Gas Line

All Set for PDP’s National Convention in Abuja Today

Police Arrest 70 Kidnappers, Cultists, Others in Rivers

FG Fires Managers of Abuja-Kaduna Rail over Extortion

Flood Sack Uduaghan’s Community

Court Fixes Sept 11 for Judgement on Dino’s Application to stop Recall

Uhuru Kenyatta Defeats Ralia Odinga, Re-elected for a Second Term

FG Requests Extradition of US-based Man Accused of $712,000 Fraud

 ANN Condemns Ozubulu Killings

Libya to Deport 540 Nigerians in August, Says NAPTIP

 NCC Raids SIM Cards Sellers

 NASCO Sponsors Customers on Hajj

Police Set Up Panel to Probe Bribery Allegations for Special Promotion

Nigeria to Refinance Domestic Debts by External Borrowing

Nationwide HIV/AIDS Survey, Largest Worldwide, Says NACA Boss

APC Moves Against Banire through Ward over Alleged Anti-party Activities

Osinbajo: Human Rights Abuses Capable of Undermining Anti-terror War

Boko Haram: Troops Search Houses in Maiduguri

Why Nigeria Must Join in Global Application of Biotechnology

Nigeria

13 Millionaires Emerge as Diamond Bank Raffle Draws

Glo Laffta Fest Berths in Ikorodu

The Role of the NDPHC in the Nigerian Power Sector

Godwin Ezeemo: I was a Cleaner and Later a Security Man

2018 Maserati GranTurismo Restyled to Reflect Pioneering Spirit

Kia Motors Nigeria Restates Commitment to Meet Local Demand

Obiano: Why I’m Running for Second Term in Anambra

Power Tussle: Bayelsa Govt. Moves to Take Over APC Secretariat Politics

Ogah Confirms Defection to APC, Urge Abians to Dump PDP 

A FIRST LADY TO REMEMBER

Late Professor Peller’s Son, Zeeto’s Elevation

Hakeem Oladele Turns 40 In Style

Fani-Kayode Excited Over Birth of Grandchild

Late Ado Bayero’s Son, Sadiku, To Wed Sa’adatu

Pedal Edema

Nigerian Sports Gets NSSM Boost

Building Football Clubs through Corporate Sponsorship

Tinubu: Why Ambode Supports Hosting of ITTF Nigeria Open

ACF Thrills Students with Cycling Challenge

 Calistus Chukwujekwu: Requiem for Nigerian Referees?

The Arsenal Story and Why the EPL Should be a Worry (2)

As We Begin the Journey to 2019

The Nation


$2.1bn arms scandal: Jonathan, ex-ministers in cold war
N15m was paid to secure my freedom, says kidnapped Lagos monarch Oniba
N23.2bn poll bribery cash: EFCC traces N400m to governor’s hotel, others’ accounts
Bank manager, three others killed in Ekiti as robbers attack two banks, monarch’s palace
Fuel price: Don’t test our resolve, NLC warns FG
Ex-Miss Anambra beauty queen opens up on sex scandal
Endgame in PDP imperils APC
Three Thoughts from Arsenal 4-3 Leicester
Anambra poll: PDP bars aspirant over dual citizenship
Wikki Tourists slammed 3match behind closed Doors,fined N2.250m
Game Over at Emirates! Arsenal 4-3 Leicester
NNPC unveils plans to expand gas generation, distribution
IAAF WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP: Team Nigeria receives camp allowances 
Nnamdi Kanu violated bail conditions – Minister
Borno donates N16.5m to families of slain oil workers, others
Obaseki orders temporary closure of Agric college
Display of royal culture
Rainforest in the desert
Two die in hotel fire
‘Embrace compassion in healthcare’
Community seeks varsity status for college
Controversy trails Linguistics student’s death
Morocco bids to host 2026 World Cup
Eagles’ road-travel likely to affect performance – Coach
Amusan gets fair semi-final draw
Cracks in Yobe PDP widen as court grants exparte orders against factional chairman
APC not opposed to true federalism – Odigie-Oyegun
Muazu: Gombe is for APC
WHY I’D HAVE REAL SEX IN A MOVIE -NOLLYWOOD ACTOR, KEVWE OGUNJE
Danjuma celebrates wife at 65
Between Lasun Yusuf and Rotimi Makinde
Urinary problems,infections, infertility and other health disorders
Umbilical cord care: Dos and don’ts for parents
Two teenagers get 14 strokes of the cane for assaulting, injuring man
Court dissolves five-year-old marriage over husband’s constant insult
Businessman remanded over N100m recharge card fraud
Artisan bags one month jail term for assaulting lover over infidelity
Making the best of holidays for kids
More online shoppers follow brands on facebook
Chi wins most Innovative FMCG company award
MAN hails growth in Food & beverage sector


Vanguard


Senate Orders Suspension Of FCDA Officer Over Alleged N525m Bribery Scandal
 Why Army Has Not Staged Coup Again In Nigeria — Obasanjo
 APC Has Hijacked Our Property, Bayelsa Govt Petitions IGP
 Arik Air Gets Global Recognition With International Industry Certification
 Juve Battle Lazio In Italian Super Cup
 Blogging Is A More Lucrative Job Than Banking – Laila Ijeoma, CEO, LailasBlog
 The Imperative For A National Police Trust Fund
 Who Owns The Church?
 Matic Targets Chelsea Title
 We Raided UN Camp To Arrest B/Haram Terrorists — Army
 Baru’s Antidotes To Corruption Boredom
 Weep Not Ozubulu: Our Vultures Have Come Home To Brood
 Glo Lifts Ikorodu With Laffta Fest Comedy Show
 Gruesome Murder In The House Of God
 Marital Intellectual Disequilibrium
 Toward A Workable Nigeria
 Health Emergency Attention For Accident Victims, Indigent Patients
NOA On #Say No To Hate Speech Campaign On Social Media Platforms
Ozubulu Brothers At War In South Africa, 30 Killed Since Mistrust Began
RCCG Convention: Adeboye Preaches About The Wall Of Jericho
Quit Notice: Why Arewa Youths Have Not Been Arrested — FG
Women Whose Romance Thrive On Violence!
Some Dancers, Video Vixens, Sleep With Artistes or Jobs – Dancer, Beyonce
Small Doctor Didn’t Brutalize Anyone; It’s A False rumour – Manager
Celebrity Woman, Adijat Oladapo Becomes Sports club Mayor
Daisy Danjuma’s Birthday: Otedola And Alakija do A Billionaire Dance
Constitution Amendment: Failure Of Imagination and Need For Political Courage
Rumoured Arrest Of Boko Haram’s Shekau At UN House Attempt To Destabilise Borno – APC
APC Rakes N60m From Forms
Ozoubulu Incident Worrisome Says Ezeemo
Aide Defends Obiano’s Handling Of Biafran eterans
Coutinho Submits Transfer Request
Wikki Fans Held Us Hostage For Two Hours —R angers
Ronaldo Races To Be Fit For El Clasico


The Guardian


 Angry Lagos mob set another suspected ritualists ablaze
UN raises alarm over ‘unauthorised search’ at humanitarian workers’ base
Kaline Akinkugbe: Living her music
Coconut Flour Pancakes
Court fixes September 11 for judgment on Melaye’s recall suit
Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, re-elected, Raila Odinga kicks
Osibanjo to end Niger Delta meeting in Ondo after 4 years consultations
Angry youth shut Shell flow station
IGP sets up panel to probe alleged bribery in officer promotion
 NPFL: Plateau United, MFM FC in title-defining clash
Neymar offers to pay $2.5 million fine to Brazil tax authorities
Okumagba leads Supporters Club to cheer Eagles against Squirrels
SOCA – The school of sports excellence
Nigeria’s medal hope dims in London as Okagbare, Amusan crash
D’Tigress coach optimistic of success at Afrobasket
Children of politics: Are you raising them?
Questions for our men…
Cold busters
Such a huge ego
Music 101: Album, mixtape or playlist, what’s the difference?
 Six tips to keep your kitchen clean always
 Youths as agents of peace or weapon of mass destruction
CNN’s Busari to moderate Luxury Lifestyle Summit
Nigeria takes centre stage, as MTV Shuga begins
Excitement, as Africa Cinematography Festival berths
 There were five attempts to stop PDP convention, says Makarfi
Weekly political notes
PDP clears Odua, Ubah, four others for Anambra guber poll
In Aba, Ogah dumps PDP for APC
At Coworking Conference, Tonye Cole urges Nigerian youth to take action
Princess Halliday seals broadcast deal with MNET
AFRIMA 2017… Lagos hots up, with unveiling of nominees
Cobhams, Mark Okoye, others, make JCI Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Nigeria list 
Judge throws out DJ’s claims against Taylor Swift
Bollywood film spotlights India’s toilet shortage
HBO offered ‘bounty’ to hackers
Nike Davies-Okundaye: Expressing Nigeria Through Art

The Sun


How I started my business with N1000
INEC promises improvement in Anambra guber election
Boko Haram: Probe of human rights abuse in military, not witch hunt – Osinbajo
Men can’t resist my backside – Anita Joseph
Catholic church bloodbath
WITHOUT RESTRUCTURING, FORGET 2019 ELECTIONS –AYO ADEBANJO
BYE BYE TO LOVE
•Lecturer dumps wife of 17 years in Kano after losing newborn twin babies in auto crash, i
MARIJUANA FOR DIABETES
Benefits, risks and legality
Burnley storms Stamford Bridge as Chelsea begins title defense
Army conduct search in Maiduguri, including building occupied by UN staff
Tax incentives alone won’t attract investors–Expert
Cutix rewards staff, distributors
FG set to fulfil electoral promises – Lai Mohammed
China stands with Nigeria on economic recovery, growth plan–Weimin
I had the mind of marrying a black, tall and beautiful woman with good family background and God gave her to me –Husband , After reading his letter, the sweet wordings moved me and I accepted to marry him –Wife
MONEY MATTERS IN MARRIAGE : No romance without finance (2)
Mr. Speaker please swear-in Dorothy Mato first
Racing against Father Time
HEALTH BENEFITS OF CORN SILK
Igbinedion varsity donates borehole to Edo community
INEC promises improvement in Anambra guber election
As 179 town unions reaffirm Obiano’s endorsement
World’s oldest man dies in Israel aged 113 years
Kenya polls: Obasanjo calls for calm as opposition kicks
•Exercise credible, transparent –Commonwealth
US-Korea face-off: Plan to strike Guam ready mid-August
Bombings may resume in Niger Delta – Evah
•Nigeria won’t have peace without restructuring
Supporters of restructuring pursuing hidden agenda – Tanko Yakasai
CHAN 2018: Squirrels of Benin vow to stop Eagles
McGregor Camp demands international judge for Mayweather fight
Osinbajo visits Ondo for Niger Delta meeting
The Law and Grace (1)
Ladies, relationship not meal ticket
Restructuring : Who loves Nigeria?
FG’s new NIN, passport rule most irrational


New Telegraph


Vitamins could reduce miscarriages, birth defects risks
I’m almost totally blind but still write at night –Olanrewaju Adepoju
OZUBULU CHURCH KILLINGS: WHY ASSASSINS ARE AFTER BISHOP, SAYS COUSIN
Police arrest frustrated father who abandoned 4 children
Lassa fever: Ogun identifies 66 contacts
NUCLEAR WAR LOOMS: US locks horns with N’Korea
EBELE ENEMCHUKWU: I derive joy from helping people with the little things of life
Giroud earns Arsenal madcap opening win
Child obesity claim: I won’t stoop to respond to Kemi Olunloyo- Seyi Law
Venezuela military option possible – Trump
‘Chibok schoolgirls’ strength inspiring’ – UN
Trump: N’Korea faces ‘big, big trouble’
Judge rejects DJ’s Taylor Swift claim
London 2017: Schippers wins 200m, US shine again
EPL: We never gave up – Giroud
Juve join Chelsea, Man United in chase for Barca star
I’m not in competition with my siblings – Gabriel Afolayan
 Oladipo I’m ready to play for D’ T igers
 ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY: IGP’s ‘3,010 special promotions’ cause ripples in police
 Ogbor Hill where accidents occur almost daily
 Actress Ufuoma McDermott to daughter: My malaria drugs could have killed you
 We’re part of Nigerian music though based in Cyprus –Chyzzi and Mista Rage


Daily Trust


PDP convention in progress
2, 245 animals slaughtered daily for consumption in Kano
Ozubulu massacre: Osinbajo sends ministers to Anambra
UN kicks as army searches humanitarian base
5 major issues Buhari will tackle after resuming
Issues abound, as PDP holds convention today
Nigeria Open Day 4: Top seeds take to second round
Nigerian gold medalist eyes Tokyo 2020 Olympics medals
Osinbajo inaugurates probe into alleged rights abuses by armed forces
IGP’s panel probes bribe-for-promotion allegations
Anambra church bloodbath: Community unsure of fate
Mystery surrounds death of Zamfara housewife
Anambra guber: PDP clears six aspirants, disqualifies ‎one
‘How we’re managing pension funds in Niger State’
‘Export yanking yam out of common man’s reach’
We don’t collect bribe for promotion -Commission
70-year old woman survives accident in Lagos
Naval man, wife arrested for beating man to death
Police arrest ‘mentally-deranged man’, recover female wears
‘WHY THE SULTAN DESERVES ABUJA RESIDENCE’
Nigeria’s post-cosmopolitanism and the culture of the worst
Ganduje and Kano modernization
Tribute to Abdul Raufu Mustapha
Editorial: Succession politics and the limit of ignorance

​News Headlines August 11, 2017. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 11. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo



The Punch


Saraki sacks 98 aides, justifies action
Soldiers force lady to undress for wearing camouflage
A white woman once called me a dog — Olu Jacobs
128 Nigerian deportees return from Libya
Mistakes business owners make creating ‘About Us’ page
Oyo, Osun tumble as Abia tops WASSCE state performance
How colonel rendered me homeless – Tenant
Suspect abducts mother, baby in Bauchi, demands N500,000
Six things to expect from Google’s ICE 2 smartphone
Niger police nab robber, recover motorcycle
Clampdown on protesters and the regression of democracy
Herbalist lands in prison over apprentice’s mysterious death Electricity returns to Magboro, others, 10 years after
Lagos residents find human parts in another den
N’Assembly will get 2018 budget in October, FG insists
Ending the cycle of Lassa fever deaths
High-profile defectors’ll join us in three weeks – PDP
AGF directs Customs boss to reinstate retired comptroller
N’Delta agitators give northerners, Yoruba quit notice
Ogun prophet, accomplice kill girl for ritual
Savings, diversification key to nation’s economic recovery – Obi
LASTMA commander detained for seizing senior official’s bus
Saraki, Onnoghen seek national policy on Nigeria’s justice system
Police arraign mechanic for killing son over stealing
Five in Ekiti court for stealing 600 bags of cement
Kogi congress: Police warn APC leaders against violence
Less than 60 people decide Nigeria’s fortune – Utomi
Boycott: Kanu wants emergency rule in Anambra, say MASSOB, BIM
APC inaugurates committee on true federalism
Why Saraki sacked his aides –Spokesperson
Presidency commends pro-Buhari protesters’ ‘orderliness,’ says corrupt Nigerians behind calls to resign
Abia receives N21bn for World Bank-assisted project
Government uncovers business loan scam
Bankers Committee inaugurates panel on N26bn SME fund
Dangote, Kano sign MoU on 100MW solar power plant
Onazi set to dump Trabzonspor for Birmingham
Eagles move up in FIFA rankings
Ezenwa, Odey top list for Squirrels clash
Nigeria Open: 19 Nigerians qualify for main draw
Okagbare eyes long jump medal
Dalung hails gymnasts
Woman bedridden for 14 years as doctors misdiagnose illness, plans own funeral
Wedding helicopter lands inside maximum prison
From taking beer, to eating cow’s tripe pepper soup, here are wacky ways to treat hangover
Holistic education’ll curb corruption –Don
‘You’re responsible for your children’s future’
Winners emerge in Art-Tech social media competition
Delta govt approves 24 new schools
Foreshore School promises innovation in learning
Alakija backs creative industry at Inside Out anniversary
Saudi Arabian singer arrested for dabbing at live concert
Editorial: Ending the cycle of Lassa fever deaths
Egmont’s suspension: A case for NFIC bill
Welcome home, Jelani Aliyu
Purifying a putrefying Nigeria
For the fifth time in a row, PUNCH wins Academy of Science award

ThisDay


What Alison -Madueke ’s Alleged Loot Can Fund
Many Feared Killed , 60 Homes Burnt in Fresh Adamawa Attack
APC Moves to Claim Restructuring, Inaugurates El-Rufai Committee
Panel to hold public hearing in 12 states
Dambazau: Executive Bill to Curb Hate Speech Underway
CBN I&E FX Window Attracts $4bn in Three Months
2018 Budget Will be Submitted to N’Assembly in Oct, FG Restates
Facebook Makes New Bid for TV Viewers
What Alison-Madueke’s Alleged Loot Can Fund
Presidency Hails Senate for Supporting Buhari’s Medical Vacation
Many Feared Killed, 60 Homes Burnt in Fresh Adamawa Attack
Adeosun, Fashola, Dan Ali Shun Buharimeter Town Hall Meeting
Saraki Lays off Unconfirmed Number of Staff
OPEC Predicts Higher Demand for Oil in 2018
Anyaoku to Buhari: Don’t Allow Morocco in ECOWAS
Osinbajo Appoints 21 Federal Permanent Secretaries
Report Faults Execution of Constituency Projects
Corruption in Military Dangerous, Divisive, Wasteful, Fuels Insurgency, TI Tells Armed Forces
Anti-Igbo Song: Ohanaeze Deplores Northern Leaders’ Silence
Governments Must Be Aggressive with Tax to Drive Economy
Again, Nigeria Records Poor Outing as Only 23% of Children Get Immunised
Glo Declared Friday Free Data Day
Military Commended for US Bomber Jets Purchase to Fight Terror
Army Arrests Suspected Militant for Alleged Involvement in Killing Two Soldiers
Pandemonium as Residents Uncover Another Ritualists’ Den
Police Parade 70 Suspected Armed Robbers, Killers of NTA Reporter
Naval Personnel, Wife Arrested for Beating Man to Death
SON Challenges Electrical Dealers on Self-Regulation
Fake Prophet Arrested over Suspected Murder of 13-year-old Girl
INEC Removes 190 Foreigners from Voters’ List
Germany to Assist Nigeria Develop Smart Cities
Defunct Kano ANPP Chairman, Hotoro Dies at 67
Dangote Promises to Power Outage in Kano
WAEC: Ugwuanyi Offers Scholarship to Student with Nine Distinctions
Sterling Bank Takes Environmental Sustainability to New Heights
Report: Nigeria’s Creditworthiness Improves on Positive Economic Outlook
Group Moves to Boost Productivity in Organisations
Accountability By Govt Will Enhance Voluntary Tax Compliance’
Zenith Bank Records N75bn Profit, Declares N7.8bn Interim Dividend
Risk Response – Hit or Miss?
FG Moves to Review Bilateral Relations with Some African Countries
PDP Kicks off Convention Activities
‘Marginalised’ House Members Threaten to Boycott PDP Convention Amaechi and Wike’s Endless Feud
Nollywood Diva, Omotola Returns with Alter Ego
NGOs Insist on Justice for 4000 Rape Victims
Trish ‘O’ Opens Luxury Interiors and Couture Plaza
Ogunbadejo Lauds Rotary Club of Lagos, Calls for Collaboration
First Nigeria Beer Festival Holds in Lagos
Without Injured Sanchez, Arsenal Set to Open Season against Leicester Tonight
AITEO Cup First Round Draw Holds Friday
CHAN: Yusuf Picks Ezenwa, Odey, 18 others to Tackle Squirrels
Big Guns Enter Stage as Nigeria Open Begins
Eagles in Marginal Movement in Latest FIFA Ranking
Eyes on Okagbare for Another Long Jump Miracle Medal
Osinbajo: In Atiku’s Shoes
EDITORIAL: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY’S MISSED OPPORTUNITY


The Nation


No more room for excuses, Osinbajo tells ministers
ASUU set for strike over 2009 deal
Another ‘ritualists’ den found in Lagos
Banks set aside N26b for small businesses, agric
Drama in Abuja as groups protest for, against Buhari
‘Diezani’s loot can build six world class airports’
British Queen Elizabeth prefers William as successor
Okey Bakassi, Yaw, others host show to honour Sam Loco
Three policemen dismissed for robbing fuel tanker
Obaseki orders temporary closure of Agric college
Display of royal culture
Rainforest in the desert
Two die in hotel fire
‘Embrace compassion in healthcare’
Community seeks varsity status for college
Controversy trails Linguistics student’s death
Iheanacho to Lead City’s Attack against Arsenal
Wenger Hints on First Female Coach in Premier League
Beckham To Become Real Madrid Ambassador
2018 African Nations Championship qualifier:Yusuf picks Ezenwa, Odey, 18 others to tackle Squirrels
2018 Nations Cup: HFN invites 35 players to camp
FIFA Ranking: Brazil overtakes Germany, Nigeria 6th best in Africa
Dalung to appear before Senate, Muazu: Gombe is for APC
Youths call for Kanu’s arrest
‘No zoning in Anambra’
Mo Eazy to drop ‘Aunty Yeh’ video
Kiss Daniels wraps up Europe tour
Kayefi to perform at Roots and Rhythm Concert
Umbilical cord care: Dos and don’ts for parents
Club launches mission for vision
Skin Diseases: Your open secret that needs care
Another ‘ritualists’ den found in Lagos
Youths seek domestication of two bills
Lagos CJ loses N7m to suspected fraudster
Ambode: 5,000 buses coming in February
Five unmistakable signs you’re dealing with a typical Nigerian
More online shoppers follow brands on facebook
Chi wins most Innovative FMCG company award
MAN hails growth in Food & beverage sector
Union decries high rate of casualisation

Vanguard


FIFA RANKINGS: Nigeria, Cameroon Move Up
 Ozubulu: No Worship At St Philip’s Church Until Police Leave – Nnewi Diocese
 How ‘self-serving’ Sharia Could’ve Become Disaster For Nigeria — Obasanjo
 Ex-Ghana President Rawlings Warns Nigerians Against Ethnic Hatred
 Igbonla Six: Untold Story Of The Students’ Abduction, Release
 Administration Of Justice Craves Reforms —Saraki
 #OurMumuDonDo
 Officials Of Pilgrim Board In Police Net Over Missing Hajj Fares
 Devolution Of Powers: We Are Watching National Assembly – Akwa Ibom Speaker
 APC Chairman Under Probe Over Alleged High-handedness, Finances
 Diversification: FG Says It’ll Resolve Manufacturers’ Hiccups
 London 2017: Gold, Silver Or Bronze, Okagbare Keeps Nigerians Waiting
 Trump Declares Opioid Crisis A ‘national Emergency’
 5 Safety Tips For Traveling Long Distances
 Those Contesting With Obiano Are Political Lilliputians – Dr. Oye, APGA Chairman
 APC Not Opposed To True Federalism – Odegie-Oyegun
Ex-Ghana President Rawlings Warns Nigerians Against Ethnic Hatred
Ajapa: Ondo Community Notorious For Kidnapping, Militancy
Buhari Should Resume Or Resign, Charly Boy Insist As Pro, Anti-Buhari Protesters Clash
Nigeria Sleep Walking To National Disaster — Anyaoku
Anambra Guber: BIM Disagrees With IPOB; Insists Election Must Hold
Another Ritualists Den Uncovered In Lagos Manhole, 5 Nabbed
How We Buried Lassa Fever Victim – LASG
October Deadline For Submission Of 2018 Budget Proposal To NASS Sacrosanct – FG
Memories Of TAFF 2017: The Glamour, The Hurdles And The Triumphs
Intrigues, Surprises On Airtel TVN Season 2
“Jemeji’’: Movie On Badagry Debuts Soon
Most Songs We Have Today Are Meaningless, Just Noise , Donsun Spits Fire
Lagos State Govt To Host 1st Nigerian Beer Festival
Devolution Of Powers: We Are Watching National Assembly – Akwa Ibom Speaker
Anambra Guber Poll: PDP Screens Oduah, Uba, Others
Leave Niger Delta Before October 1, Agitators Tell Northerners, Yourba
Notice Of Quit : Emir Of Katsina Maintains Stand To Defend Igbo, Others
PDP Convention: “we Cannot Afford Another Mistake” – Mark
London 2017: Gold, Silver Or Bronze, Okagbare Keeps Nigerians Waiting
AITEO Cup First Round Draw Holds Today
MerryBet-SWAN Cup: Falode, Yinka Davies In Battle Royale
Supporters Club Launches Operation Tame The Lions
Cordial Working Relationship Fostering Stable Academic Calendar- Delsu VC
Diversification: FG Says It’ll Resolve Manufacturers’ Hiccups
Expert Advocates Employee Assistance Programme To Boost Productivity
APMT To MWUN: We’re Not Responsible For Empty Containers, Traffic In Apapa


Leadership


Ekiti Drags 5 To Court Over N2.05m Building Material Theft
Hate Speech: Nigerians Risk Loss Of Freedom – NOA
Saraki Sacks 90 Aides
Resuscitating The Local Government System
CSOs Back PMB, Insist He Won’t Resign Ibori Makes A Comeback With PDP Convention C’tee Membership
Nigeria’s Manufacturing Investment Hits N3.7trn In 3 Years
Alleged N.3bn Health Ministry Vehicle Scandal: EFCC, Others Petitioned
FMBN Reads Riot Act To Developers In Ondo Over Gross Disregard
Discontent Grows As States Spend Over N350bn On Non-viable Airports
NSE Market Increases By 0.38% To Hit 38,000 Mark, Amid Bullish Run
Gov Bello’s Government Is A Good Example Of Generational Power Shift – Hon Adejoh
The Hajj Season (2)
Alleged N.3bn Health Ministry Vehicle Scandal: EFCC, Others Petitioned
FG To Refinance Domestic Debts Into $3bn Treasury Bills
NAF Destroys B’Haram Hideouts In Sambisa
N30trn Revenue Scam Probe Not A Charade – Senate
Catholic Bishops Condemn Anambra Killings
6 Nigerian Entertainers With Controversial Lifestyle
ACTDF Unveils “Unleash Your Talent 2017’ In Lagos
03 Media: Showcasing Nigerian Music To The World
Inside Abuja Church Where Tithe, Offering Are Outlawed
Beyoncé Announces Formation Scholars ProgramME in Time for ‘Lemonade’s Anniversary
Why I Hid My Marriage From Public – D’Banj
5 Artistes Who Have No Hit Song In 2017
El-Rufai Declares KABAFEST An Annual Fete
Contemporary African Arts Investors Will Reap Benefits In 10 Years, CCG Projecting Young African Africans


The Guardian


Osinbajo approves appointment of 21 permanent secretaries
 Nigerians want Buhari to resign on moral grounds, poll shows
Justice is about administering rule of law, says Saraki
‘Boko Haram destroyed 267 health centres in eight years’
‘106 deaths, 651 Lassa fever cases recorded in 18 states’
NEMA receives 128 stranded returnees
Bill against hate speech underway, says Dambazzau
Ogenyi Onazi set to join Birmingham for £4 million
Nigeria’s participation fraudulent, says Ebewele
‘Football made in Germany’
Arsenal want to avoid slow start as English Premiership returns
AITEO Cup first round draw holds today
Supporters Club begins nationwide mobilisation for Eagles against Cameroon
 NIMC plans e-ID Cards’ replacement, renewal
AXA Mansard’s half-year gross premium rises by 36 per cent, posts N17.9 billion
Niger, Benin owe Nigeria $115.91m for power supply
PACAC canvases PPP in restoring integrity in business
Ending rape culture via urban pop culture
Children in prisons
 APC and PDP are two of a kind
Nigeria’s divided heart
Youth rage and the Nigerian state – Part 1
Whither our tribal political leadership
 PDP only got bloody nose, not technical knockout, says George
‘Current National Assembly cannot restructure Nigeria’ 
All Progressives Congress assures Nigerians of implementing true federalism 
Presidency condemns attempts to derail anti-corruption war
 Minister tasks NASS on passage of postal reform bill
Digital economy to generate $88b through financial services 
MTN, Tricom pledge support for SME growth
Cellulant Nigeria exports technology to Afghanistan
Japan actor who played original Godzilla dies at 88
Taylor Swift tells of shock over alleged groping
“Jemeji’’: Movie on Badagry debuts soon
Move over ‘Star Trek’: there’s a new show at the final frontier



New Telegraph


London 2017: Guliyev beats Van Niekerk to win shock 200m gold
Lagos: Human parts found in another ritual killers’ den
Non-implementation of agreement: ASUU set for strike
Ship owners cut wages, 1,225 seafarers jobless
Pro-Buhari groups launch counter attack
New Telegraph’s report: Govs pay Nyanya bomb victims
Saraki sacks 98 aides, says they’re redundant
Policemen hijack 33,000 litres of fuel
House and Looters’ Amnesty Bill
7 feared dead, many injured in multiple accident along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
 PDP: We’ll resolve S’West crisis – Makarfi
Kidnappers’ den with human parts discovered in Lagos
Many feared dead in fresh Adamawa attack
Venezuelan leader seeks talks with Trump
 36 killed in Chinese road tunnel crash
 Kenyan opposition warned over claims
 Trump to N’Korea: ‘Be very, very nervous’
Wives who deny husbands sex expose them to infidelity – Majid Michel
 Why marriage scared me, by D’banj
 Marriage isn’t bed of roses – Ebele the Flutist
Nigeria Open: Aruna, Assar, top stars begin battle
 Non-implementation of agreement: ASUU set for strike
 Bringing succour to the widows, downtrodden

News Headlines August 10. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines August 10. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo



The Punch

 Three more LUTH workers test positive for Lassa fever
Kidnappers’ den: ‘Mad’ woman arrested with phones, ATM card
Policeman, LASTMA official engage in fisticuffs on Lagos road
Man arraigned for N9m visa fraud
Pensioners take over Niger Assembly as spokesperson collapses
Baby whose genitals were cut off by stepmother dies
Kidnapped ECWA director released after N2.5m ransom payment
Police arraign pastor for N1.4m land fraud
Human traffickers harvesting victims’ organs for sale–NAPTIP
Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan wasted N11tn on electricity –SERAP
Arewa youths protest, call for Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest
Court strikes out $793m TSA suit, awards N1.2m against FG
Anambra poll: Oyegun meets aspirants, APC fixes primary
EFCC recovers N227m in Kaduna in seven months
No substitute for restructuring – N’Delta elders
No ECOWAS, not birth rate…
FG approves MTEF, targets 7% growth by 2020
Anambra massacre: Catholic church releases victims’ namesl
Kidnapped ECWA director released after N2.5m ransom payment
Police nab fake corps member in Akwa Ibom
Man catches wife, boyfriend on family bed, shoots them dead
#OurMumuDonDo: Senate condemns police attack on anti-Buhari protesters
[UPDATE] Saraki’s pensions: We have no idea how much was refunded —Finance commissioner
Don’t disrupt Anambra polls, APGA chieftain begs IPOB
INEC to punish erring officials
Court faults councillors’ sacking, orders Plateau Govt to pay N1.57bn severance package
APGA faults Nasarawa govt over one-year tenure for elected LG officials
Anambra gov election: Incumbency won’t stop PDP, says Oduah
Beware of recruitment scam, NNPC warns job seekers
Rivers’ll continue to support SMEs, says Wike
Five things students should know about banking
Understanding student bank accounts
Experts advise FG on port facility development
LLondon 2017: Confusion hits Team Nigeria as embassy stops Egbeniyi
Okagbare leaps into long jump final, Brume out
Henry praises Iheanacho
NBBF appoints Nwora as D’Tigers coach
Nigerians dominate Nigeria Open
London 2017: Makwala surges into 200m final
Early exposure to pornography likely to make men promiscuous —Psychologists
Police couple dismissed for faking Mount Everest conquest
Nigerian-born British celebrity broadcaster, Ore Oduba, wins Strictly Come Dancing
A policeman hit me with his gun – Charly Boy
Wiz Khalifa’s mother sues Amber Rose for defamation
Homosexuality: S-Dot cautions MI
‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ singer Glen Campbell dies at 81
Woman struck with breast cancer needs N6.4m for treatment
140 cases of measles reported among under-five kids in Taraba
Lassa fever: NMA urges more public enlightenment, hygiene
Five smartphone factors pushing e-commerce growth
Editorial: Inter-agency rivalry hurting anti-corruption war
Requiem for I. O. D
Buhari: Beyond ‘resume or resign’
Of Nigeria’s ‘most pernicious vermin’
Saving the environment through women

ThisDay


FG Restructures Debt Profile, to Issue Dollar-backed Treasury Bills
Extends Maturity to Three Years Approves 2018-2020 MTEF, pegs oil benchmark at $45 Retains N305/$1 exchange rate External reserves hit $31.2bn
‘How Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Squandered N11tn Electricity Fund’
Pan Ocean’s Amukpe Pipeline to Boost Nigeria’s Crude Exports by 160,000bpd
Maritime Workers Issue APM Terminal Ultimatum to Remove Containers on Apapa…
Court Strikes out FG’s Suit against Seven Banks over TSA
Presidency: There is No Basis for Buhari to Resign
Kwara: All Pension Money Paid to Saraki Has Been Returned
Anambra Attack: Death Toll Rises to 13 as Church Releases Full List of Victims
Lassa Fever: Lagos Places 22 More Persons under Surveillance
N30tn: Senate C’ttee Claims Firms Admitted Complicity in Revenue Loss
Buhari’s 2015 Campaign Official in Kano Dumps APC for PDP
Enelamah: Customs, Agencies Must Obey Presidential Orders
AU, AFRIMA Jury Unveil AFRIMA 2017 Nominees List
Protesters: Buhari Holding Nigeria to Ransom
Modular Refineries: Ijaw Youths Reject Strict Preconditions
Okiro, Police IG on War Path over Special Promotion, Other Issues
Air Force Bomb Boko Haram Hide out
Nation Building: Obaseki Seeks Stronger Ties between Church, Govt
Tax Revenues for Capital Project, Says Obaseki
Tinubu Mourns Ex-Bauchi Deputy Gov, Muhammed-Gadi
NIRSAL Jump-starts Livestock Feed Improvement Programme Nationwide
Wike Bans 1,886 Schools in Rivers
Three Men Arraigned for Stealing N9.1m Belonging to Lagos Speaker
EFCC Recovers N227m in Kaduna
Benue Denies Plans to Sack Workers
Mexico Football Captain Accused of Being ‘Front-man’ for Drug Cartel
MF: Informal Economy Not Enough to Handle Africa’s Workforce Explosion
FBN Merchant Bank Partners Oxford Business Group
Survey: Lagos Tax System Inimical to Informal Businesses’ Survival
Market Maintains Positive Streak, Records 42%Year-to-Date Growth
NIMC May Achieve Single Database Statistics By 2020
Minister Seeks Expeditious Passage of NIPOST Reform Bill
PDP Set to Take over Power in 2019, Says Okowa
APC Rakes in N60m from Anambra Guber Poll
Oshiomhole: The Restructuring Nigeria Needs
The Power of Language
UN Health Agency Boosts Malaria Prevention, Control in North-eastern Nigeria
Leicester Coach Tips Iheanacho, Vardy Perfect Striking Partners
Mexico Football Captain Accused of Being ‘Front-man’ for Drug Cartel
Western Union Becomes Liverpool FC Shirt Sponsor
Okagbare Leaps into Women’s Long Jump Final
Murder in the Cathedral
EDITORIAL: SMOKING AND PUBLIC HEALTH

The Nation


Lassa fever: Lagos urges calm as three test positive
 Govt to refinance $3b treasury bills
 ABC of Lassa fever
 Air Force fighter jets bomb Boko Haram
 ‘Hidden’ N249b: Court strikes out Fed Govt’s case against seven banks
 NUC approves Tech-U academic programmes
 Electoral reforms panel seeks INEC’s restructuring
 Gymnastics: Team Nigeria forced out of Continental Championship
 ITTF Challenge Nigeria: Egypt’s Omar says targeting top 20 players ranking
Okagbare Leaps Into Long Jump Final
UNN, firm partner to start tractor assembling, manufacturing
ITTF Challenge Nigeria: Egypt’s Omar says targeting top 20 players ranking
Okagbare Leaps Into Long Jump Final
Messi takes break ahead of Barca vs Madrid double header
Abia warriors slam indefinite suspension on Zaki
Seamaster ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open: Spectators commend organisers for cheap tickets
“My wish is to win medals at Tokyo 2020 Olympics’’, says Olympian Quadri as he turns 28
We won’t tolerate political indiscipline in APC Diaspora- Chairmen
Anambra election: Incumbency won’t stop PDP – Oduah
Set good examples for your kids, fan slams Davido
AFRIFF students set for scholarship in France
BON Awards goes to Ogun
Glad to survive poisoned banana, thanks to Diatom
NAFDAC, others enlighten on herbal products
Alleged maltreatment: Govt rescues boy from parents
Police arrest banker over N150m fraud
Man remanded over theft of bus brain box
Teenager gets N100,000 bail over luxury bus vandalism, theft of parts
WAEC attributes improvement in students’ performance to teacher training
How Eleme Petrochemical proved privatisation is key, by BPE
How to survive low oil price regime, by Shell chief
NRMC, Alpha Mead sign MoU on affordable housing
Lafarge Africa partners COREN, on concrete manual

Vanguard


Rohr Confirms Ighalo’s Invitation For Cameroon Clash
We’ll Continue To Support SMEs For Sustained Devt — Wike
FG, UNICEF Tasks Media On Public Enlightenment On Optimal Breastfeeding
Oil Price Inches Toward $53 Per Barrel
Children Suffer When Mothers Are Not Working — Fayo Williams
APGA Holds Convention To Ratify Agbaso Aug 11
Vengeance Is Key Word, Shorunmu Tells Eagles
Anambra Poll: I’ll Remain In APC If I Lose Ticket — Moghalu
1,000 Anambra Community Youths Protest Over Alleged Plot To Remove Elected Exco
Law And The Politics Of Buhari’s Return
Kaduna EFCC Recovers Over N227m In 7 Months
Rohr, Eagles Must Work Hard To Beat Cameroon – Westerhof
Host Communities Should Be Allowed To Manage 13% Derivation —Loyibo
State Of Osun Laws’ll Not Accommodate Badoo – Osun AG
Rescind Decision On Ban Of Parties In Schools, Benin Youths Tell Obaseki
Six Tourists Destinations To Visit In Eastern Nigeria
Strive To Leave A Legacy, Ogun Deputy Gov Tells Women
Kanu’s Call For Referendum Or No Election In Order – Cleric
Hate Speech: It’ll Be Disastrous To Every Tribe Living In North If… – Vox Pop
PDP Behind Igbo Hate Song – APC Chair, Odigie-Oyegun
FG’ll Pursue Those Churning Out Hate Songs – Lai Mohammed
If You’re Christian In Syria, They Chop Off Your Head So We’ll Protect Christianity – Trump
Nigeria, Once The Giant Of Africa, Now The Joke Of Africa – Jim Iyke
73-year-old Husband Accuses 30-year-old Wife Of Adultery
Wife Batters Disabled Husband
AFRIMA 2017 : Runtown, Wizkid, Davido, Others Set To Battle For Honour
Kudos As Folorunsho Alakija, Others Unveil Africa Cinematography Festival
WapTV Acquires More Nollywood Movies
Serial Entrepreneur And Philanthropist, Stanley Williams Launches ‘Royalty Records’ In Nigeria
Anambra Shut Out From PDP Ward Congress
Your Demands Are Unreasonable, Leave Buhari Alone, Senate Tells Charley Boy, #OurMumuDonDo Protesters
Anti-Buhari : Again Police Tear Gas #ResumeorResign Protesters
FEC Approves 2017-2020 MTEF
Vengeance Is Key Word, Shorunmu Tells Eagles
I’ve Gone Past Coaching Age-grade Teams – Amuneke
London 2017 Worlds: Okagbare Makes Final, Brume Drops Out
Don Gives Tips For Stable Academic Calender
Educationist Seeks Increased Funding To Transform Educational System
UNILAG Students Get Workplace, Entrepreneural Training
External Reserve Hits 2yr High As Naira Appreciates In NAFEX
Fidelity Bank Empowers Unregistered Small Business Owners


Guardian


 Senate condemns attack on agitators as anti-Buhari protest continues
How risk, others cost local airlines N10b premium yearly
North Korea mocks Trump, hones Guam strike plans
Army kill six Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State
Man beats wife to death, claims she died of poison
Police rescue man chained for over a year in Lagos
Nigeria may lose N20 trillion to power sector corruption in a decade, says report
Ijaw youths reject FG’s offer on modular refineries
I stole again to help my friend, man released from jail tells police in Oyo
Liverpool reject Barcelona’s €100 million Coutinho bid
Expectations high as ITTF Nigeria Open enters day two
Sanchez out of Arsenal’s league opener
Sponsors, Eguavoen’s influence will help develop football in Edo, says Shaibu
Iheanacho at £25m a bargain buy, says Thierry Henry
 Government losing more revenue on vehicles import to Cotonou port
Stakeholders advocate use of credit scores for interest rates negotiations
Nigerian company to develop e-wallet solution for Afghan government
Crisis looms as agents protest against new ports fee
 Editorial; Exclusive breastfeeding is it!
 You gotta cry for Nigeria
Getting Buhari out of their lives
Biafra: The next bus to Juba!
The PDP and the imperative of rebirth
 APC inaugurates screening committee on Anambra election
APGA, Obiano and the road to Anambra State governorship election
Osoba hopeful of economic recovery, urges internal party’s democracy
We will give PDP worthy convention – Okowa
Chris Akiri launches books August 17

The Sun


Akintola at 98: Anyaoku delivers lecture today
Lagos ritualists’ den: 5 more suspects arrested
• Including strange woman
Low turnout as Jim Iyke, BBOG convener join anti-Buhari protest
… NLC condemns police harassment Manufacturers target 10.6% growth, 15m new jobs in 2020
Lagos confirms 3 more cases of lassa fever
•Says no cause for alarm
Wonders of tiger nuts
Eagles goalkeeper crisis : Enyeama snubs Saraki, Ogba
Saudi Arabia provides safe drinking water to displaced Syrians
France: Paris terror suspect identified as Algerian illegal
Pray for Buhari, Nigeria, Akeredolu tells Muslim pilgrims
Govt officials, political parties responsible for Nigeria’s problem – Obi of Onitsha
Obiano’s aide blasts APC chair
• You lack integrity to speak on good governance
Igbo hate song worse than Boko Haram – Oyegun
• Arewa group: Blame Kanu, IPOB
Tiwa Savage emerges CityPeople’s Artiste of The Year
One festival, two celebrations
Kenya elections: Violence erupts amid allegations of fraud, 3 dead
Bayelsa PDP greets Makarfi at 61
Manufacturers target 10.6% growth, 15m new jobs in 2020
Count us out of N17m judgment against Coca Cola –CPC
FG proposes 2.3bpd at $45 for 2018, as oil price hits $53
Russia 2018 W/Cup qualifier: I’ll invite only fit players for Cameroon clash –Rohr
NPFL launches Africa’s highest jackpot lottery
NCBSG, only political platform still working for Buhari – Lai Mohammed
MTN Foundation lifts communities with 400 projects in two years
Why does God permit evil?
Security is God’s  business (2)

Daily Trust


Nigerian guilty in US for $7m fraud
Police officers pay bribe for special promotion – Senator
FG to refinance $3bn local loans with dollar debt.
REC’s lone female nominee denied appointment letter
After pocketing N32bn: 161 Reps yet to sponsor bill
Osinbajo approves appointment of 21 permsecs
External reserves rise to two-year high at $31.2 bn
‘5% approval to accident bureau in best interest of aviation sector’
Naira sustains gain at parallel market
FG: We’ll borrow more in foreign currency
My wish is to win medals at Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Quadri
-Oyegun asks Osinbajo to arrest hate speech perpetrators
We’ll send strong message to APC — Okowa
Nigerian coaches reject NFF’s criteria for national team appointment
CHAN 2018: We’re optimistic of qualifying – Yusuf
HFN invites 35 players to camp for 2018 Nations Cup
Buhari’s Health: Jim Iyke, Aisha Yesfu join #ResumeOrResign protest
Ambode employs 250 persons with disabilities
Police arrest 7 suspects over new kidnappers’ den
Teenager sued for allegedly vandalizing luxury bus
Empowering the other half of Africa’s economy
Graça Machel
Kenya’s election: What is at stake for the region?
Motions of change by 8th Senate
WACOT Rice, ownership and food security
2019: PDP needs strong leadership
KENYA: Deadly violence as opposition claims ‘vote fraud’
Rouhani appoints female vice-presidents after criticism
ZIMBABWE: Govt to build $1bn Mugabe university
Editorial:  Babandede’s deadline is faulty

New Telegraph


Fayose: Nigerians eager to vote APC out
Anambra guber election’II be a shocker –Okorie
 Senate, NLC attack Police
 FEC approves debt refinancing into $3bn treasury bills
$793.2m: Court strikes out FG’s suit against 7 banks
 Rescuing Nigeria’s industrial clusters
 OBJ, Yar’Adua, Jonathan’s govts wasted N11trn on electricity – Report
 Biafra: Nobody can stop me from visiting Lagos –Kanu
 Restructuring not solution to Nigeria’s problems –Aborisade
 Obiano to Oyegun: You lack integrity to counsel on good governance
 Panic as Lassa fever spreads, 3 LUTH staff test positive
Anambra guber: Balarabe, others task INEC on voter education
 Broadcasting: Battling Illegal practices on spectrum usage
 Obaseki orders investigation into N283m padded exam budget
 MASSOB protests members’ detention without trial