Newspaper Headline Stories For Sunday February 5th 2017

Dear readers, Below are the Newspaper Headline Stories For Sunday February 5th 2017


Ibori Returns to Rousing Welcome by Kinsmen
Met with DSS on arrival in Abuja
US Justice Department Appeals Court’s Stoppage of Travel Ban
NDDC MD: Despite $40bn Expenditure, Commission Failed to Realise 15-Year Master…
Ishaku, Ortom Insist on Ranching as Solution to Herdsmen, Farmers’ Clashes
DSS Kano Director is Dead
Amaechi: Dredging of River Niger Completed, River Benue to Commence Soon
Navy Takes Delivery of $1.2m Medical Equipment from US
Jumia Report: Nigeria Earns More Tourism Revenue from Domestic Travel
CJN: Respect the Constitution on Justice Onnoghen, Fayose Urges Osinbajo
Anohu Promises to Unravel Mysteries in DFIs
Ambode Petitioned over Seizure of Property
Ishaku, Ortom Insist on Ranching as Solution to Herdsmen, Farmers’ Clashes
Lalong Pledges Standardized, Stabilized Education, as Plateau Varsity Graduates 334
APC Registration: Ngige, Moghalu, Nwibe Revalidate Membership
Lokpobiri: We’ve Successfully Eliminated Middlemen Disguising as Farmers
Insecurity: Northeast Stakeholders Urges FG To Ban Almajiris
APC Hails Nnamani’s Emergence as S/East Party Leader
Bloody Land Dispute: Police Took Over Ekiti Towns
Group Berate Senator Dino Maleye Over Comments on Kogi Governor
Don Canvases Improved Attention for Literary Works of Northern Women
‘Nigeria’s Recession Caused by Massive Corruption’
Ibori Returns
Nigeria ‘Cited Most Dangerous Place for Christians in the World’, Says US Congress
EU Launches €44bn Economic Development Fund for African Countries
We’re Re-Aligning to Retake Power in 2019, Says PDP
Drama at Centenary City Hearing, Anyim Accuses Hembe of Pursuing Personal Agenda
Presidency Denies Plans to Stop Tuface Protest, Police Insist it Can’t Hold
N’Delta Crisis: Top Defence Chiefs from 20 Countries Converge on Bayelsa, Seek Peace
ACF Laments FG’s Slow Pace on Projects, Erratic Power Supply
Nigeria Records 14,000 Cervical Cancer Cases Annually
Boko Haram: Beam Searchlight on All Families, Including Mine, Says Shettima
EFCC Re-arraigns Atewe, Akpobolokemi for N8.5bn Fraud
Succour for Housewives as Kerosene from Illegal Refineries Floods Delta Markets
US Refutes Report on Visa Adjustment for Nigerians
Provost Dismisses Report on Killing of Students
US Justice Department Appeals Court’s Stoppage of Travel Ban
Homeland Security complies with court order
NDDC MD: Despite $40bn Expenditure, Commission Failed to Realise 15-Year Master…
Stock Market Sheds 4% from January to Date
Steadily Growing Crude Oil Production
Implementing Trade Facilitation Agreement for Economic Recovery
As Airlines, Other Stakeholders Brace up for Closure of Abuja Airport…
Repositioning Amidst Stiff Competition
How Interception of Arms on Lagos Highway Exposed Corruption…
INEC’s Diaspora Voting Plan
Prison Inmates’ Reformation and Security
Kogi APC’s Unremitting Internal Crisis
Keep Calm! There is No Longer Beef between Oba Rilwan Akiolu and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar
Kema Chikwe at 70…Ex-Aviation and Transport Minister Celebrates Mileage with a Heart Filled with…
The Glamour and Class of Siju Iluyomade
‘How I Cheated Death’
Because Happy Saves Lives (II)
Fertility Issues with Males
Chelsea crush Arsenal, Liverpool lose
Mark: My Passion for Sports Irresistible
Will Egypt be Third Time Lucky against Cameroun?
Total Reward 14 Customers with All-Expense Paid Trip to AFCON Final


Breaking: 2baba Cancels Planned Protest In New Video
We Can’t Trace Our Families – Nigerians Deported From United Kingdom
AGATU MASSACRES: We Can Forgive But Won’t Forget How Fulani Herdsmen Killed 6,000 Of Our Kinsmen — Locals
How Container Bearing 661 Rifles Evaded Scanning At Lagos Port – Customs Controller
Buhari’s Vacation Ends Sunday, Resumes Work Tomorrow
Ibori Returns, Treats Himself To Starch, Banga Delicacy
DSS VS APOSTLE SULEMAN: Lessons From An Encounter
‘Those Wishing Buhari Dead Are Wasting Their Time’- Igwe Alex Nwokedi
Alleged N15m Fraud: My Story, High-wire Politics, By Speaker Akindele
AFCON 2017: Rohr Roars For Indomitable Lions
2018 WC Qualifiers: Rohr Confident Eagles Will Maintain Form
When Powers Of An Acting President Are Neither Executive Nor Absolute
Adeboye’s Lecture: Atoyebi, Others Extol His Virtues…advocates Separate Office For A-G
TOSIN ADEBOWALE: Activist Who Shares Stories Of Abused, Raped, Physically Assaulted Women
Nigeria’s Businessmen Are Celebrated Traders, Not Investors — Prof. Iledare
PERSECUTION: Defend Yourselves, Catholic Bishops Urge Adherents
Nigeria’s Survival: Archbishop Akubeze Got It Right
National Defence College, Strategic Leadership And Asiwaju Tinubu
Diouf Mocks Absentee Matip, Others
Running Advertising Without APCON Chair Is Like A Plane Flying Without Control Tower – Babaeko
How The DSS Got Buhari Insulted By Senators And Nigerians
How Masaba Died Leaving Behind 130 Wives, 203 Children
Nigeria’s Value System Does Not Favour Implementation Of Community Policing- Dr Audu
We Can’t Trace Our Families – Nigerians Deported From United Kingdom
Nigerians Pay For Cancer Treatment With Their Lives
BOKO HARAM: Military Needs Nigerians’ Support To Clear Remnants Of Insurgency – Odeyemi, Terror Expert
Searching For A Partner?
Why Middle-class Wives Beat Up Their Husbands!
Friends Who Refuse To Trust You With Their Secrets!
Boyfriend’s Dad Is A Dirty Old Man, Tried To Kiss & Smack My Bum
Other Artistes’ Connection
Actress, Georgina Onuoha, Threatens To Beat Up, Arrest Kemi Olunloyo
2Face Idibia And The Great Uprising
Nigerian Soul/Pop Singer, Myoa, To Perform At American Super Bowl
Economy: Nothing Like Recession, Nigeria Has Been Going Through Hell Forever – Yinka Davies
Gov Obaseki Will Boost Edo IGR Without Harassing The People Or Imposing Multiple Tax — Idahosa
N25B FUND: Why I Am Empowering MSME Operators – Gov Ambode
Drama In House Of Reps As Anyim, Hembe Trade Tackles
Alleged N15m Fraud: My Story, High-wire Politics, By Speaker Akindele
Why I Was Elected As Senate Leader — Lawan
Cameroon Versus Egypt
AFCON 2017: Total Sponsors 14 Nigerians To Watch Final



The Diary of a Noble Self Employed Naija Dame. (14)
Ibori: No going back on seizure of assets – UK
Tinubu is our leader, says Kogi Gov Bello
SANs divided over Acting CJN Onnoghen’s appointment
EFCC seizes ex-Bauchi Gov Yuguda’s house
UPDATE: TuFace cancels protest rally
US jails Nigerian 27 years for $1.7m internet scam
On the Bust of Winston Churchill
Uproar in Southeast over Igbo presidential ambition
Bye, Bye, Barack (Part II)
Obaseki to partner religious leaders on social development
CAN holds thanksgiving service
Recession babies : How economic downturn is forcing teenage girls out of school and into unwanted pregnancies and early marriage.
‘Ondo mega schools, ahead Awo’s legacy’
FG to begin skills acquisition training in 18 states
Fulani herdsmen worse than Boko Haram, says PFN
2019: Ogun communities demand House of Reps slot
TCN blames DisCos for power crisis
Navy destroys N3bn illegal refineries
Jonathan adapts Buhari’s catchphrase
NAWOJ seeks death penalty for rapists
Ogun introduces flexible payment plan for pilgrims
Bad leadership: Adeboye blames family breakdown
OLUMIDE OYEDEJI Why I loveto make people happy
Shooting Stars welcomes Rivers United today
Can Pharaohs cage Lions in Gabon?
Bolt show class in Nitro Athletics event
Moses plays for 88 minutes as Chelsea down Arsenal
BBN’s Gifty, hubby’s hush about their marriage
‘Bukas and Joints’ enters third season
CHaRLy bOY ‘Biafra is a state of mind’
Tunde and Wunmi Obe to host lovers to Valentine event
The Diary of a Noble Self Employed Naija Dame. (13)
The Diary of a Noble Self Employed Naija Dame. (14)
Ajumogobia, others for annual Aret Adams lecture
‘Confidence building required to revamp ailing economy’
NIPOST to improve services
Recession: Where to invest in 2017
Businessman unveils new lounge on mainland
Smuggled poultry: Where is Operation Hawk Descend?
Konga. com empowers franchisees, merchants


Delle Alli’s Tottenham move to second on Premier League table
Ibori receives rousing welcome in Oghara, his hometown
Army aids health care in northeast—NPHCDA
Romelu Lukaku hits four in Everton’s emphatic win
Hull City stun Liverpool, win 2-0
FG: Gurara, Kaduna Power Stations commence transmission soon
Chelsea beat Arsenal 3-1 to extend Premier League lead
Why we picked up ibori – DSS
376 killed in Southern Kaduna in 6 months – Report
What we discussed at Northern Governors Forum – Masari
EFCC seizes Yuguda’s property
Presidency: Buhari not against peaceful protests
Why petrol is expensive in oil-rich N/Delta
We’ll establish national carrier before concessioning airports – Sirika
FG’ll complete all ongoing federal road projects in Enugu State in 18 months — Fashola
Elemelu’s words pushed me to become a billionaire, says Uzochukwu
Gains and pains of Eke Awka weekly prayers
Barrow scraps Jammeh’s four-day week
Buhari is in a dilemma – Mbaka
Buratai lays foundation for Southern Kaduna military formations
Why we are reintroducing Option A4 – ADP chair
Anambra 2017 as litmus test for APGA
CJN: Fayose urges Osinbajo to send Onnoghen’s name to Senate for confirmation
Fayose kicks as EFCC freezes accounts again
PDP not broke- Adeyeye
Trump’s choice as Secretary of Army withdraws
Ex-first lady Marisa Leticia dies
Louvre attack: Egyptian man, 29, suspected
Dos Santos anoints deputy Lourenco
Complexity and simplicity: FG to create seven trauma centres across Nigeria
‘Yoga may have health benefits for people with chronic non-specific lower back pain’
Too much sitting, too little exercise may accelerate biological aging
Woman Africa offers free cancer screening for Abuja residents
Bauchi establishes more centres to tackle malnutrition cases
Moses edges Iwobi as Chelsea defeat Arsenal
Jesus to start again as City host in form Swansea
Relegation threatened Leicester welcomes United
Video referees ‘could be used in 2018 World Cup’
Egypt chase record eighth AFCON title against Cameroun


‘Nigeria Must Overcome Corruption To Move Forward’
Ozekhmoya Leaves Koko, Gets Royal Commendation
Army Will Restore Peace In Southern Kaduna –Buratai
I Have No Comment On Ibori – Clark
I’m Going Hubby Shopping (26)
No One Sponsored My Music –Pastor Dupe Olulana
Security Operatives Are Fleecing Us –Motorists On Seme Border Routes
That’s not true -Police, Customs
I’d Been Arrested, Tried, Acquitted –Kashamu
ADP: Awaiting The Registration Of ‘Mega Party’
The Troubling State Of Our Visual Culture
Will Senate Rescind Its Position On Lawal And Magu?
Nigeria’s Business Environment Risky – Bloomberg
Our Budget For Three Years Less Than $20m –SMEDAN DG
MTN Global Appoints Omnicom Group
TCN May Deploy Drones To Protect Electricity Equipment
Global Oil Output Falls By 1.07m Bpd In January
AfDB Introduces Model To Hasten Loan Disbursement
Where Is President Buhari?
World Highest Paid Football Managers
AFCON Grand Finale: Rohr Wants Cameroon To Win
Mark: Sports A Tool For Nigeria’s Unity
I Didn’t Divert Goods Meant For IDPs- Emir
2018 CHAN: Nigeria To Face Togo Or Benin In Qualifiers
Gabon 2017: Alain Traore Hands Burkina Third-place Finish
Protest Won’t Affect Schools -Lagos NUT
Nigerian Emerges Harvard Law Review First Black Female President
Toke Makinwa Defies Ex-husband’s Legal Threat
Four Policemen Detained As FAAN Ejects Retirees From Staff Quarters
Return Your Hajj Forms, Lagos Tells Intending Pilg
Judge’s Absence Stalls Aneke’s Arraignment
Governors Must Change
Buhari Back To Familiar Headache
When Helicopters Rekindled Old Rivalry
2016: Telecoms Contributed N1.4bn To Nigeria’s GDP In Q4 – NBS
Rice Growers Step Up Production As Local Demand Grows


Tuface backs off, cancels anti-govt protest
The singer cites “security concerns”.
Why we invited James Ibori — SSS
Former Delta governor, Ibori, arrives Abuja
Celebration In Delta As Ibori Arrives Hometown
“Worse Things Are About To Happen” To Nigeria – Primate Olabayo
Police Warn TuFace To Cancel Anti-government Protest
U.S. Denies Trump’s Immigration Policy Will Affect Nigeria’s 2-year Visa
Fayose Wants Corps Members’ Allowance Raised To N50,000
SSS Loses State Director
Nigerian Govt Yet To Understand The Role Of Media —Broadcaster
Senate, Reps Summon Fashola Over Sack Of TCN Management
PDP Not Broke – Spokesperson
Buhari Support Group Plots Against TuFace-led Anti-govt Demonstration
Nigerian Govt To Raise Bonds To Settle Billions Owed States On Federal Roads
Kaduna Relaxes Zangon-Kataf Curfew
Kano Govt Commissions Newly Renovated Theatre In Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital
‘Over 1,500 APC Members’ Defect To PDP In Katsina
The Politics Of Magu’s Confirmation, By Godwin Onyeacholem
The Choices Of Africa, By Owei Lakemfa
Searching For Sustainable Unity Among Muslims, By Murtadha Gusau
PT MUSIC CHART: Top 20 Naija Songs Released In January
APC Musicians Forum To Boycott Tuface-led Protest
Wizkid Bags U.S. Award For Writing Drake’s “One Dance”
Nigeria, Other African Countries To Benefit From N14.7 Trillion EU Fund
AFCON 2017: Burkina Faso Claim Third Spot
Chelsea Blow Arsenal Away In London Derby
Former Chelsea And England Midfielder, Lampard, Retires
23 Teachers Dismissed In Zambia For Sexually Abusing, Impregnating Pupils
AU Bars EU From Negotiating With Individual African Country
Kenyan Police Officers Killed In Terror Attack
Iran holds military exercise after new U.S. sanctions
Court block Trump’s ban, clears Muslim immigrants to fly to U.S.
Journalist fatally shot covering street battles
UN reports mass rapes, baby killings targeting Rohingya in Myanmar
U.S. warns North Korea of ‘overwhelming’ response if nuclear arms is used
Trump threatens Iran over ballistic missile test


World Cancer day: 80,000 Nigerians, 8.8m people globally die yearly from cancer –…
N630 rent scam: CSO petitions IGP, ICPC over Saraki, Dogara, others
Newly appointed Army GOC assumes office in Rivers
No part of Ekiti will be neglected – Fayose
Afcon 2017: Pharoahs, Lions trade tackles in final
Fuel Scarcity: Motorists accuse marketers of hoarding products
Contraceptive use high among urban women – Study
Obiano, Okorocha feud: MASSOB sues for cease fire
Gov. Ugwuanyi commends Evangel University’s achievements
Census not feasible this year – NPC Chairman
Review privatisation of PHCN, ACF tells FG
Protest against hunger: Presidency on collision course
Fraud: EFCC re-arraigns ex-JTF commander, others
N10.9bn theft: Court sets aside former bank MD’s application


21 Biafra agitators detained for 10 years
…Group petitions AGF, demands investigation
CJN: Fayose urges Osinbajo to send Justice Onnoghen’s name to Senate
FG to raise bonds to settle billions of naira owed states on federal roads
• As Ugwuanyi seeks refund of over N25bn
Anambra 2017: What APC must not do
Most Boko Haram fighters are foreigners –Lt Gen Buratai
South-East As APC’s New Bride
…Party, stakeholders differ on acceptability, standing ahead 2019 elections
How government can promote manufacturing, employment –Leke Ojikutu, CEO, CMS Naija
Niger seeks N2.5b loan from CBN to purchase grains
Cooking gas dealers decry low patronage in FCT
EPL: Arsenal fans want Wenger out
… Say enough is enough
Traore hands Burkina third spot
2017 AFCON final: Cameroon evokes 2008 memories, vows to beat Egypt


Burkina Faso Beat Ghana To Claim 2017 AFCON Bronze
Moses Hails ‘Massive’ Chelsea Win Over Arsenal
Tottenham Edge Boro, Stay Second Behind Chelsea
Four Questions Ahead Of IfeanyiUbah, Enugu Rangers NPFL Showdown
Lookman Starts As Lukaku Hits Four Goals Past Bournemouth, Hull Shock Liverpool
Wenger: Chelsea’s First Goal Not Fair, Second Goal Killed “Naive” Arsenal
Oliseh Thankful For Fortuna Sittard’s Away Draw At FC Dordrecht
Hazard, Fabregas Score, Moses Shines As Chelsea Outclass Iwobi’s Arsenal
Dosu: Cameroon’s Impressive AFCON Run Good For Super Eagles
NPFL: IfeanyiUbah, Rangers Light Up Nnewi; 3SC Face Rivers United Test
LMC Starts Online Live Streaming Of NPFL Matches
Salami Scores in KuPS Cup Win; Ebuehi Loses With ADO Den Haag
Home Eagles To Face Togo Or Benin In 2018 CHAN Qualifiers
Oliseh’s Fortuna Sittard Bag Away Draw At FC Dordrecht
Iwobi, Odey, Ideye Up For Complete Sports January Player Of The Month
LMC Reschedules Rangers, Rivers United, FC IfeanyiUbah, Wikki Tourists Matches
Siasia Applies For South Africa, Orlando Pirates Jobs
Abia Warriors Get Obaroakpo Boost For Gombe United Clash
Give ‘N’ Take Lottery Launched In Lagos, Set For National Jackpot
Conte: Earlier Defeat To Arsenal Should Motivate Chelsea Players
Wenger Backs Iwobi For Central Midfield Role Vs Chelsea

Alu Azege

Alu Azege is a broadcast journalist. Creating multimedia content for social causes, a communication and strategic planner, a Public Relation's manager and Public image maker.

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