Newspaper Headline Stories For Monday February 13th 2017

13 February 2017 Newspaper Headlines


Newspaper Headline Stories For Monday February 13th 2017


Akwa Utd End Plateau Utd’s Unbeaten Run
Banks’ Deposits Rise By N5.33bn In January
Small-holder Farmers Hold The Key To Growth In Agric Sector – Union Bank
Oil Spills: Bayelsa Vows To Sue Erring Firms
FG To Pursue 59-point Strategy In Economic Recovery Growth Plan
Eko Atlantic City Hosts Maiden Lagos Beach Olympics
Bayelsa’s Allocation Of Land To Herdsmen: No Going Back On Protest —Ijaw Mothers
20 Feared Dead In Renewed Clash Between A-Ibom, C-River Communities
Soldiers Invaded Our Meeting, Killed 5, Injured 20 — IPOB
Reviving Lazarus: The Gradual Recovery Of Skye Bank
NAICOM Should Let PenCom Know How Insurance Operates – LASPEC DG
Inflation Fuelling Increased ATM Cash Withdrawal – First Bank
Igbo-Eze South LG To Constitute Advisory Council
Abia LG Election Tribunal Grants Okoli Leave To Inspect Materials
Delta APC Seeks Probe Of Alleged Missing N48.6bn Accrued To DESOPADEC From May 2015
Financial Services Sector Remains Upbeat Amidst Bearish Market
I’m Not Opposed To Maritime Varsity —Peterside
Budget: Magu To Defend EFCC’s Allocation Of N17.2bn Tomorrow
Budget 2017: Adeosun, Fashola, Emefiele, 56 Others For NASS Joint Session
Arik Air’s Take-over: ‘Powerful Cabal In The Presidency Taking Advantage Of Buhari’s Absence’
Pro-Buhari Mega Rally Hits Major Cities
Today, I Have Decided To Speak For Myself, I Am Not A Thief, I Cannot Be A Thief – Ibori
Justice Ngwuta’s Lead Prosecutor Sacked For Unprofessional Conduct —FG
Why St. Valentine’s Day Is Such A Huge Joke! – Reader
Searching For A Partner?
It’s None Of His Business The Number Of Partners You’ve ‘had’!
Thou Shall Not Covet Thy Friend’s Spouse
Prostate Cancer: What To Avoid Eating
Shina Peters, Tuface, Tekno Others Fly At Eargasm Concert
Davido Continues To Break Adokiye’s Virgin Heart
We’re Suing Timi Dakolo N100m For Copyright Infringement – Majek Fashek’s Manager
BBNaija: Boobs Baring CocoIce Evicted
Jazz Singing Great Al Jarreau Dead At 76
My Kaduna Story – El-Rufai
Germany Elects ‘anti-Trump’ Steinmeier As New President
S-east Leaders Joining APC Are Abandoning Igbo Cause – Okafor
Super Eagles Watch: Moses, Onazi, Omeruo In Spectacular Form
CAF Confed Cup: FC IfeanyiUbah Beat El-Masry Of Egypt 1-0
Premier League: Leicester Lose Again


Police kill 3 kidnap suspects in Port Harcourt
… Rescue 3 victims
Mimiko canvasses support for Akeredolu
Alleged corruption: Niger Assembly sacks two council chairmen
Anambra guber: IDP to challenge Obiano
Akeredolu’s bumpy way to Ondo Government House
We’re encouraging new firms to invest in Nigeria –Gauer, French envoy
$600m NCDF: Why only 2 local firms benefitted in 6 years
Abuja runway: Opportunity for rebirth of vibrant domestic industry
When US Coast Guards came calling
CAF Confederation Cup: FC IfeanyiUbah in shaky start
.As Wikki Tourists crash
EPL: Chelsea held as Leicester City woes deepen
Super Eagles player, Victor Moses provided the needed assist, as Chelsea extended their lead atop the English…
NPFL: Akwa ends Plateau’s unbeaten run


Abuja airport closure: Fashola inspects Kaduna-Abuja highway
Adron Homes unveils Manhattan parks
Army constructs 2 twin chalets for NIPPS
‘Engage private sector to fast track land titling’
Jigawa sets to recover N3.6bn housing estate outstanding payment
‘Nigeria’s over dependence on oil hurting banks’
Why gas generation drops – NPDC
SAHCOL records 35m tonnes of cargo imports in 2016
Nigeria still remains best business destination – Nwakeze
Consumers berate network providers over poor services
Whistleblowers aid recovery of US$151m, N8bn – FG
Pro-Buhari groups plan rallies in major cities
Dangote targets 25,000 hectares of rice in Sokoto
487 federal agencies to guzzle N2 trillion
Anti-graft war: FG to introduce beneficial ownership register
Key issues ahead of APC’s convention
APC clears Yobe LG polls
Enemies of Nigeria wish Buhari dead – Bello
N/Assembly will not legislate against any religion – Saraki
2019: Group routes for Atiku in Ogun
Somalis jubilate after electing anti-corruption activist as president
Romania’s justice minister resigns over scrapped corruption decree
Govt moves into forest headquarters
Court throws out case against Mugabe
Amnesty report on hangings at prison rejected
880 benefit from free medical outreach in Jos
Sultan calls for sustained polio immunisation
N/Assembly to increase Health budget to N1.1tr from N304bn
Delta govt moves to make DELSUTH Medical Tourism destination, commits N200,million
NAFDAC seizes over N2.5m worth of drugs, fruits, seasonings, others in Sokoto
Wenger denies he plans to leave Arsenal
Akwa end Plateau United’s unbeaten run
Chelsea held by Burnley in entertaining game
Imeh, Adegoke win Rainoil/Ikoyi Club Masters Tennis
Iheanacho should start thinking of a loan move


Inside Lagos ‘ghost’ markets where shop owners pay millions to sell ‘nothing’ (Part 1)
Inactions by Lagos government cause worry for stall owners who pay as high as N2.5 million per annum.
Arik Air was ‘huge mess’, very poorly managed – AMCON
Six killed, 13 injured in auto crash – FRSC
How I Was Drugged, Robbed By Lady I Met On Social Media – Medical Doctor
Abuja Airport Closure: NAMA Upgrades Kaduna Navigation Aids
Major Health Stories Last Week
Student Population In Nigerian Open University Hits 254,000
Apo Six: Killer Police Officers To Know Fate Monday
Abuja Airport Closure: Fashola Inspects Work On Kaduna-Abuja Highway
Osinbajo Congratulates New Somali President
Victims Of Shell Oil Spill Deny Receiving Relief Materials
Civil Defence Announces Rescue Of Kidnapped Teenager
Etisalat Refutes Report Of Director’s Assassination
More Reactions Follow Recovery Of N3.04 Billion From Former NNPC GMD
How Kwara Govt Freed Suspects Police Indicted In Deadly Jebba Attack
Lassa Fever: Ondo Controverts Nigerian Govt, Says No New Case Of Disease
Herdsman Killed In Ekiti By Suspected Ritualists
Akpabio Used “fetish Oath” To Extract Loyalty From Politicians , Ex-minister Alleges
Mr. Udoedehe made the allegation, Saturday, during a live radio interview.
Akwa Ibom Administers New Recruitment Test To Sacked 5,000 Teachers
Rivers Toxic Emission: Govt. Seals Off Chinese Company, Two Others
APC Wins Plateau By-election
Kwara Denies Sacking Teachers
Taraba Govt. Owes N9.7 Billion Gratuities–Board
Over Half Borno School Teachers Abandon Work
Latest Violence In Southern Kaduna Longest On Record — Report
Remembering Aare Arisekola : A Valentine Baby, By Folu Olamiti
Nigeria, Stuck In Repeat, By Ayisha Osori
Leadership Is Dialogue, By Taiwo Odukoya
Pastors Are Jesus Killers, By Femi Aribisala
Arik Air Was ‘huge Mess’, Very Poorly Managed – AMCON
Dana Airline Grants 50 Per Cent Discount On Govt Flight Tickets
CAF Confederation Cup: FC IfeanyiUbah Beat El-Masry Of Egypt 1-0
Nigerian League Review: Plateau United Suffer First Defeat
EPL: Burnley Slow Down Chelsea
What LMC Must Do To Make Nigerian League Better
How EPL Players’ Salaries Relate To Current Club Performance
Nazi-era German anthem at tennis tournament sparks outrage
Angola stadium stampede kills 17
Lagos to host ‘Beach Olympics’
Kenyan duo win 2017 Lagos City Marathon
UN Peacekeepers Kill Four Civilians In Central African Republic
South Africa Opposition Seeks Court Order Barring Military From Parliament
Germany gets new President
German airport shut after substance found in security check area
Trump says Israel should be ‘reasonable’ in peace process


Whistle-blowers Get N3bn
…as FG recovers $151m, N8bn from three people $136m concealed in fake Brass LNG account Lawyers laud AGF, Ministry of Justice for recovery
PDP Holds Consultation With IBB, Jonathan, Tukur
Arik Shops For N10bn To Resume Normal Operations
NNPC Explains 50% Gas Production Shortfall
Sierra Leone: FIBank’s Earnings Grew By 103% In 2016 –CEO
Weight Gain Increases Risk Of Type2 Diabetes
Dust Over FG’s Witnesses In Ademola, Others’ Trial
The APC Allure
Anambra 2017: It’s Wrong Time For Defection In Igboland, Says Obiogbolu
PDP’s Rebirth For 2019 Elections
Fall Of Sambisa Forest: Perspectives On Army’s Winning Ways
Media Challenges In The Post-truth Era
Reps’ Latest Threat To Revoke Oil Bloc Licences
Forte Oil: Weak Economy Takes Toll
Telecoms: Plans To Auction 2.6Ghz Spectrum ‘on Course’
CBS Engages Irish As CEO In Nigeria
Edo Moves To Constitute New Pension Board
Why Cargoes To Nigeria Are Expensive, By SAHCOL MD
Heritage Bank Restructures Operations For Improved Performance
A New Vision For Niger Delta
Al Jarreau: Seven-time Grammy-winning Jazz Singer Dies At 76
WORLD CUP, NATIONS CUP FIXTURES: Poor Welfare Can Ruin Eagles’ Chances – Esin
NFF set to pay Zambia match bonus, parleys Mikel, others
Imeh, Adegoke Win Rainoil/Ikoyi Club Masters Tennis
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 2017: Okpekpe Race Promoter Hails Ambode, Access Bank
Carragher Hails Moses’ Assist Against Burnley
Oshoala To Earn N7m Monthly In China
Access Bank Lagos Marathon: Turnout Excites BET9JA Boss
Isheri Kidnap: Landlords Abandon Houses, Take Refuge In Hotels
…I dodged bullets for hours, says guard
Soldier Killed At Funeral
20 Die In A’Ibom, C’River Communal Clash
Six Killed, 13 Injured In Katsina Auto Crash
PDP Tasks Ambode Over ‘Cleaner Lagos’ Initiative
Again, Imo Lawmakers Abandon Assembly Complex Over Fear Collapse
Minimum Wage Conundrum
South West PDP Leaders Pass Confidence Vote In Sheriff
Nigeria Needs Real Change, Says Bozimo
Wema Bank Executive Director Joins Lagos Economic Team
Nigeria Hit By $4.79bn Fresh Crude Revenue Deficit
Eduok, Onyekuru Score As Iwobi, Aluko Shine
CONFEDERATION CUP: IfeanyiUbah Pip Masry, Wikki Crash


Osinbajo Congratulates New President of Somalia
Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has congratulated Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo, on his election as President of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Osinbajo,…
Court Fixes March 7 to Hear Suit against Buhari, AGF over…
Aggrieved Oil Service Coy Employees Protest in Enugu, Demand N12bn Entitlements
Bwacha Wants Pro-active Measures to Stem Decline in Education Standards
South West PDP prays for Buhari’s Recovery
Ganduje: I’m Ready for Reconciliation with Kwankwaso
Niger Govt Inaugurates Committee to Boost Revenue Drive
Making Jest of Buhari’s Ill-Health is Satanic, Says Varsity Don
Magu: 90% of the Cause of our Recession is Corruption
Buhari’s Wife Thanks Nigerians for Supporting the President
With Boko Haram on the Run, Yobe Holds First Council Poll in 4yrs
Religion Driving Nigeria Apart, Says Ooni of Ife
Over 20 Shops Razed in Bayelsa inferno
Unknown Persons Destroy Foundation Stone of Military Base in Southern Kaduna
Abuja Airport Closure: Ndigbo Raise issues Over Collapsed Enugu/Otukpa/Ajaokuta Road
NIMASA Pledges Support for FG’s Decision on Maritime University
N17.5bn Bad Loans Cripple NERFUND
Food Prices Expected to Crash as Fertiliser Bill Nears Passage
Onu: Private Sector Investment in Research, Others Will Boost Local Production
NBCC Harps on SME Growth at 40th Anniversary
NESP: Implementation of Energy Efficiency Measures Will Save Nigeria 30-35% Energy
Ekwueme Urges Igbo to Aspire for Presidency
25,000 Women to Benefit from Sokoto’s N250m Loan
Indian Occupied Kashmir and the Nigerian Factor
Vintage Maradona! Ibrahim Babangida’s Nine Lives
Fifi Ejindu Hits 55
From Wedlock to War…Estranged Celebrity Couple, Toke Makinwa and Maje Ayida, Strap Up for…
Take a “Billionaire’s” Chance with Ireen Bill
Leaders Plateau Utd Suffers First Loss
Okpekpe Race Promoter Hails Ambode, Access Bank over Lagos City Marathon
Maradona, Messi, Kanu to Play Anti-terrorism Match in Nigeria
CAF CONFED CUP: Big Boys Struggle in the Continent


Pro-Buhari mega rally hits major cities again
AMP, AGN distance selves from porn movies shot in Makurdi
Anambra Govt aims at self-sufficiency in poultry production in 2019
27 fuel stations sealed for price inflation Akwa Ibom
Teachers re-screening: CLO threathens legal action against Akwa Ibom Govt
El-rufia angry over destruction of army base in southern Kaduna
Corps members to receive loan from CBN, NYSC and commercial banks -Official
FG to revamp economy through ICT -Perm Sec
Embracing Agatu/ Fulani Herdsmen Peace Initiative.
Speed Limiters: FRSC impounds 317 vehicles in Lagos
Pray for President Buhari, Atiku urges Nigerians
Valentine’s Day: NACA enjoins Nigerians to avoid risky behaviour


Exposed: $151m, N8b in fictitious bank accounts
A day at Abuja House, London
AMCON: Arik needs N10b
Why govt fired lead prosecutor in Supreme Court Justice’s trial, by AGF
NCDMB votes $100m for contractor finance, others
Diezani’s alleged loot: EFCC hunts for another ex-GMD of NNPC
Disquiet over Arik Air’s takeover
Firm buys Paints and Coatings Manufacturers from AMCON
‘Why power sector’s growth is stunted’
Mercedes Benz unveils Refuse Collector-Compactor
Consumer Protection Council: So far, sogood
‘How to earn salaries after job loss ’
NIMASA: we’re committed to Maritime varsity
Many troubles of aviation sector
‘Declare economic emergency to halt naira’s free fall’
Brace for climate change, African insurers advised
‘Confidence key to attract investment’
TSA battles despite rising benefits
Wema Bank ED joins Lagos Economic Advisory Committee
Capital market seeks balance, efficiency in budget implementation
Mimiko advises Akeredolu
Osinbajo’s visit to Bayelsa unites Dickson, Sylva
Dangote to launch 25,000 hectares of rice outgrowers scheme in Sokoto
Commission urges establishment of family courts
Security agencies probe alleged espionage by Turkey
Accord: no alliance with PDP
Court affirms Ibru as Ikeja Hotels’ chair
I was wrongly accused of stealing, says Ibori
Activist praises Osinbajo for visiting Bayelsa
Gbajabiamila empowers fish farmers with N25m
Pro-Buhari rallies to hold in four cities
Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Army contingent gets promotion, cash
Okpekpe Road Race organiser hails Ambode, Access Bank
Akwa United end Plateau’s unbeaten run
Joel Obi injured again
FC IfeanyiUbah beat El-Masry 1-0
Tano suffers leg break, rules out of the season
Humblesmith off on European and US tour
General Pype follows up with Shop Is Open video
You’re the best gift, says JJC to daughter
Aquila Records presents Airboy’s Nawo Nawo
[email protected]: Fela reawakens on stage
2Baba, Davido, Olamide to grace Dammy Krane’s TheAminConcert
Diary of a Noble Self Employed Naija Dame (21)
NCDMB votes $100m for contractor finance, others
Firm buys Paints and Coatings Manufacturers from AMCON
‘Why power sector’s growth is stunted’
Mercedes Benz unveils Refuse Collector-Compactor
Consumer Protection Council: So far, so good
‘How to earn salaries after job loss ’
Many troubles of aviation sector


Eduok Scores In Kasimpasa Win; Igiebor Debuts For Rizespor; Echiejile Benched
Remo Stars Reappoint Coach Osho To Replace Ugbade
CAFCL: Akinfenwa Blames Primeiro’s Loss In Uganda On Bad Pitch
CAFCC: Wikki Fall Against RSLAF, Walk Tight Rope
Ndidi In Action, Musa Benched As Swansea Compound Leicester Woes
NPFL: Akwa United End Plateau United Unbeaten Run, Tornadoes Edge Enyimba
CAFCC: FC Ifeanyiubah Pip Al-Masry 1-0 In Nnewi
Conte Admits Chelsea Disappointment With One Point At Burnley
Moses Assists Pedro Goal As Burnley Hold Chelsea
Lambert Harps On Lucky Ikeme’s Escape From Big Injury
Ogu Wants Big Europa Victory Vs Besiktas After League Win
Blackburn Coach Eager To Sign Ambrose, FA Delays Work Permit
Rivers United Midfielder, Igbinoba: We Should Start Scoring Goals
Iwobi Dedicates Win Over Hull To Arsenal Fans, Targets Bayern
Onyekuru Scores 10th Goal In Belgium, Aluko Shines; Ikeme, Enyeama Lose
Seven-Year Old Damilola Who Ran Lagos Marathon: I Want To Excel Like Bolt
Mane Hits Brace As Liverpool Outsmart Tottenham
CAFCL: Rivers United Bag Away Draw At Real Bamako
Odegbami: The Indomitable Lions Are Back
Mourinho Thrilled By United’s Win Over Watford, Concedes Title To Chelsea
Success Subbed On As Martial, Mata Fire Man United Past Watford

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