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Newspaper Headlines For Monday January 16th 2017

16 January 2017 News

Good morning all, Below are  the Newspaper Headlines For Monday January 16th 2017


Investors’ Bullish On Financial Services Stocks
Go To China, Conte Tells Costa
FG Contract Is Strictly Between The Insurers Through Brokers
Recession: Change Your Cabinet Now, PDP Reps Tell Buhari
Fast-track Niger Delta Peace Process, Dickson Urges FG
Corrupt Nigerians Are Too Vocal For My Liking – BOLA AJIBOLA
Hoodlums Beat Baale Deposed By Olubadan
Serena Sets Aside Engagement For Real Action
Ex-bankers Fight CBN, NDIC, 4 Banks Over N9.8bn
Police Quiz Deji Of Akure Over Eze Ndigbo Crisis
Who Is Ademola Lookman?
Insurance Industry Experienced Higher Claims Payment In 2016 – Efekoha
Kidnapper Killed In Failed Abduction Of Ondo Monarch’s Wife
HOSTCOM Seeks Okowa’s Intervention In Face-off With Shell
US Hasn’t Blocked $550m Abacha Loot, But… —AGF
S’Kaduna Killings: One Nigeria, A Fallacy, Political Deception – MASSOB
Davido Shades D’Banj In New Single?
Constitution Amendment: NASS To Strip FG Of Powers To Control Resources
Osinbajo’s N-Delta Visit: Tompolo’s Kinsmen Jubilant, Arrange Dance Troupes
Clerics Split Over FRC Code As Akin-John Says Christians Must Obey The Law
CAN Faults FG’s Record On Security

Dangote Sets Up Truck Assembly Plant In Lagos, Creates 3,000 Jobs
Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Govs Laud Contributions Of Fallen Soldiers
50 Firms Bid For NNPC’s 2-yr Boat Supply Term Contract
We ‘ve Restored Nigeria’s Sanity, Territorial Integrity, Says Buhari
Societal Beliefs Pressurise Single Ladies Into Marriage At Certain Age
Married Mothers Should Make Love Every Night!
Davido Shades D’Banj In New Single?
Prayers Answered, Julius Agwu Returns Home
Tonto Dikeh’s Troubled Marriage: Ex Boyfriend In Mocking Jibes
What Mercy Aigbe Finds Interesting In Cossy Orjiakor
Juju Music Has Grown Under My Leadership In Lagos — Aransiola
CIA Chief Warns Trump ‘to Be Very Disciplined In Terms Of What He Says Publicly’
Pence Defends Trump In Spat With US Civil Rights Icon
Southern Kaduna Crisis: Making Sense Of Claims And Counter Claims
Ohanaeze And Igbo Agitation: Nwodo’s Daunting Challenge
Champions Rangers Lose At Home
Spanish La Liga Results


We’ve Restored Nigeria’s Sanity, Territorial Integrity, Says Buhari
• Commends the military for wresting terrorism • CAN praises FG over fight against terror, corruption
FG Rejects BBOG’s Conditions for Participating in North-east Tour
Nigeria’s Forex Earnings Hit $24 Billion in Third Quarter 2016
The Gambia: Use of Force Imminent As ECOWAS Plans To Oust…
Kerry Lauds 14-year-old Nigerian, Zuriel Oduwole’s Global Advocacy for Girl Education
Kidnappers Demand N1.2bn to Release Abducted NTIC Students, Staff
Presidency Threatens to Prosecute Anyone Selling SIP Forms
Comply with Court Order to Release El-Zakzaky, Amnesty Int’l Tells FG
Nine Killed, 6,000 Displaced in Gbagyi, Fulani Clash in Niger
Magu’s Retention Giving Anti-corruption War Negative Perception, Group Laments
Judiciary Workers Asking Lawyers for Money to Survive
Nigeria Prisons Service in Dilemma over 1640 Criminals Sentenced to Death
Job Scam: EFCC, ICPC Investigated, Cleared Us, Says Peace Corps
Kaduna Electric Loses N40m to Vandals, Calls for Vigilance
Buhari Congratulates Bisi Akande at 78
Public Sector Not Doing Enough for Health, Says Osinbajo
Amudalat Alake Olusesi Passes On
Atiku, Governors Hail Military for Gallantry
In Fresh Peace Move, Osinbajo Leads FG Team to Niger Delta
How Turkish Schoolgirls, Staff were Abducted Search for victims intensifies
Renewed Oil Search Pushes NNPC’s Deficits to N19bn
Okunnu: Consideration of Gender Equality Bill by N’Assembly, Display of Ignorance
SSANU, NASU, NAAT Embark on Five-day Warning Strike Monday
Uncertainty Envelopes PDP as Warring Parties Await Court Ruling
Ogbeh: FG to Query Source of Renal Disorder in Children
Buhari-led Gambia Talks Deadlocked
Harmattan Haze: Lagos Urges Motorists to Drive Carefully
FG Invites Ezekwesili, BBOG to Tour of Sambisa Forest
Detained Ex-House Member, Duru, May Be Arraigned This Week
Nnamdi Kanu, All Pro-Biafra Detainees’ll be Released this 2017, Says Prophet Nwoko
Foundation Establishes N2bn Palm Plantation to Curb Importation
Abia Guber Tussle: SEDC asks NJC, Acting CJN to Protect Supreme Court Judges
As Osinbajo Visits Niger Delta Today, Group Wants More Oil Blocks…
• FG should fast-track peace process, says Dickson
Appeal Court Adjourns Chevron’s Suit against Brittania-U on Sale of Oil…
Value of Foreign Investments in Equities Fall 51% on Currency Challenges
Akala: Agriculture Has the Potential to Revitalise Nigerian Economy
AMC Launches New Blockbuster Series, Asunder on StarTimes
New AIB Chief Pledges to Improve Agency
Peterside: Nigeria Needs New National Fleet
Gunmen Kill 10 Members of Civilian Joint Task Force
New Political Group, AFA Emerges ahead of 2019 Politics
Two Disasters Too Many
Nigeria’s Failure to Tap into Global Tourism
Cultural Fusion, As International Carnival Calabar Highlights Climate Change
Highlife! Sahara Energy Boss, Tonye Cole, Throws a Classy 50th Birthday Party
Hosa Okunbo! How He Conquered the Land, Sea and Air at 59
Premiership: Everton Routs Man City, Ibra Rescues United
Organisers Call for Volunteers for February 11 Race
AJC: Nigeria Continues Fine Form in Lome
Murray, Others in Action on Day One in Melbourne


Obey the court, release El-Zakzaky, wife, Amnesty International tells Nigerian govt
The Shiite leader has been held without charge since December 2015.
Stop illegal collection of fees for N-Power, welfare programmes, Nigerian govt warns states, others
INTERVIEW: Why I won’t run for Borno Governor in 2019 – Ndume
Contraceptive Use Among Nigerian Women On Increase
OBITUARY: Alfred Ilenre, Journalist, Activist, Dies At 77
Nigerian Govt Replies BringBackOurGirls On Sambisa Tour
Barrow Leaves Gambia With Buhari, Other West African Leaders
Major Health Stories Across Nigeria Last Week
NIS Arrests 128 Foreigners Attempting To Obtain Nigerian ID Cards
Nigeria Needs More Private Universities – NUC
Dangote Truck, CRV Plunge Into River
25,800 Unaccompanied Children From Nigeria, 3 Others, Arrived Italy In 2016 – UNICEF
Universities’ Non-academic Unions To Begin 5-day Warning Strike
Nigerian League: FC Ifeanyi Ubah Abandon Kano Pillars Tie Midway
INTERVIEW: I would’ve performed better than Buhari – Ex-Presidential Candidate Sonaiya
OPC Hails DSS Over Arrest Of Boko Haram Suspects In Lagos
Ajimobi’s Daughter Labels Protesting LAUTECH Students “Generation Of Mannerless Students”
Ogun Monarch Dies At 98
Plateau Owes Retired Workers N12 Billion Gratuity – NLC
Cattle Rustlers Surrender AK 47 Rifles, Other Weapons
Kaduna State University Gets New Vice Chancellor
Kaduna Generates N17 Billion In 2016, Targets N50.2 Billion In 2017
So Much Fuss About A Governance Code And The Church, By Simbo Olorunfemi
With Nigeria’s Oil Dependence As Only 8 Percent, We Have A Future (1), By Sunday Adelaja
Remembering Nigeria’s First Military Coup, By Jibrin Ibrahim
Nigeria’s Improper Remembrance Of Its Armed Forces, By Halima Olajumoke Sogbesan
Security, A Fundamental For Growth, By Taiwo Odukoya
Climbing The Mount Everest Of Eternal Life, By Femi Aribisala
Muyiwa Ademola’s Car Gift, Chiwetalu Agu’s Outburst, Other Top 5 Trending Nollywood Stories
Adeniyi Johnson is said to be neck-deep in love with another actress, Seyi Edun.
Wizkid, Drake’s New Collaboration Leaks Online
Dangote Announces Establishment Of Truck Assembly Plant In Lagos
50 Companies Bid For NNPC’s Boat Supply Contract
NNPC Resumes Loading Of Petroleum Products As Kerosene Scarcity Continues
Nigeria Inflation Hits 18.55%
Sevilla End Real Madrid’s Unbeaten Run
Nigeria League: Security Officials Rescue Referee From Irate Fans
AFCON 2017: Mahrez Double Earns Algeria 2-2 Draw Against Zimbabwe
What Nigerian Football Needs For A Better 2017
Bahrain executes 3 convicted in deadly police attack
Mosque torched in U.S.
Abbas meets Pope for Palestinian embassy opening in Vatican


Alleged N23b bribe: 200 INEC officials face panel
Lagos plans to boost growth with environmental bill
ECOWAS army chiefs meet over The Gambia
Buhari to troops: you have made Nigeria proud
Fed Govt rejects BBOG conditions for joining Chibok Girls’ search mission
Ex-Rep Nze Duru spends fifth day in police custody
Dangote sets up truck plant
Second Niger Bridge: Beyond politics
Sound and silence
Jammeh’s mitosis
Justified outburst
Refining roadmap
Kia Stinger gets EyesOn Design award
Ibinabo recounts pains of surgery, failed marriage
Heritage Bank to fund agric value-chain
SEC warns investors against virtual currencies
How to improve local content for optimum value creation
NNPC to fast-track repairs of vandalised pipes
Nigerite urges manufacturers to conserve forex for economy
NCRIB donates books to UNILAG, LASPOTE
10 killed in Benue community
SGF, others yet to comply with Buhari’s directive to reinstate NDPHC GM
Fresh battle to save the naira’s begins
Estako by-election: Agbomhere urges APC to declare him winner
Deposed Oyo Baale hospitalised
Buhari greets Bisi Akande at 78
‘No sale of charcoal, firewood on Borno streets’
Army frees 257 Boko Haram suspects in Borno
Woman, grandkid die in fire
NIMASA ready to increase GDP, says Peterside
Asiwaju Tinubu hails Adebanwi
Uwua stunned at NPFL loss
Iwobi, Iheanacho are Eagles’ pillars – Kanu
Katsina Utd, ABS secure win on NPFL return
StarTimes, HS Media Group formalise partnership
Amoo relishes win against Lobi
Mixed fortunes for Oriental teams
Kia Stinger gets EyesOn Design award
Heritage Bank to fund agric value-chain
How to improve local content for optimum value creation
SEC warns investors against virtual currencies
NNPC to fast-track repairs of vandalised pipes
Nigerite urges manufacturers to conserve forex for economy
Forex challenge heightens Nigeria’s inflation, says IMF


NGOs presence jerk up rent in Maiduguri
‘Stakeholders pay lip service to affordable housing’
Ekiti wants FG agencies to buy state properties, pay rent or quit
Engineers flay closure of Abuja airport
FCTA threatens to change Karshi-Apo road contractor
58% of domestic flights delayed in 2016
Dangote sets up truck assembly plant in Lagos
Oxfam: Gates, 7 others as wealthy as half of world’s population
CBN resumes dollar sales to BDCs
Petrol, kerosene prices stable in Dec. – NBS
What many don’t know about Major Chukwuma ‘Kaduna’ Nzeogwu
Gambia’s political impasse: Nothing to negotiate
Buhari: Bisi Akande has healed APC
Troops kill 13 insurgents in clearance operations
Airport shutdown, ‘Unmarketing’ Nigeria
How Buhari can woo Ndigbo — Aghanya
Bauchi APC affirms Wakili’s suspension
My support for Buhari remains unshaken — Ndume
Ezeife lauds emergence of Nwodo as Indigbo leader
Edo APC sacks youth leader
West African leaders set four-day deadline to resolve Gambia crisis
ECOWAS vows to take all necessary actions in Gambia
ECOWAS fails to arrange power transfer in Gambia – President-elect Barrow
Ivory Coast agrees deal with soldiers mutinying over pay
Police find stolen baby alive 18 years after
Meals to avoid while pregnant
Why you need to go with the food pyramid for a healthier you
Natural ways to whiten your teeth
Amazing Health benefits of coconut oil
Putting the health back into primary care
Ibrahimovic rescues point for Man United against Liverpool
Clinical Everton dump Man city
Algeria held by Zimbabwe in Group B opener
Rangers begin title defence with home loss
12 states, Police register for Calabar Open Taekwando Championship


Restructuring’ll Not Dismember Nigeria – Kaka
You’re Not Welcome, Enugu APC Tells Ekweremadu
Teniola: Delay In INFRACO Licensing Inimical To Broadband Growth
IT Firm Engages New CEO After Etisalat Deal
Mourinho Banks On Zl Atan’s Magic
Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Finalise Divorce
Iwobi Has Added Goals To His Game –Wenger
Mikel Scores First Goal For Tianjin Teda
What Do The Igbo Want? (1)
A Season Of Realism For Igbos
Governance Code Targetted At Adeboye –Prof. Akintola
FRC Code: The Issues, The Controversies
It’s Your Turn
PTSD, The Military And A Caring Society
Gunmen Kill 11 In Benue, Imo
1,640 Inmates Awaiting Execution –NPS
47 Years After Biafra
South Africa’s Hate Game
2019 : APC Woos PDP Governors
Ngige, Ifeanyi Ubah, Andy Uba, Ekwunife battle for Anambra ticket
Season Of Impeachments
Policemen As Fall Guys
We Didn’t Ask People To Arm Themselves, –Southern Kaduna Peoples President
Julius Berger: Earnings Decline On Persistent FX Pressure
Firm Names Vice President For Nigeria, Others
Managing Director For Cadbury
Stock Market Closes Week Bullish With 0.28% Gain
Analysts Forecast EPS Growth Of 13% For Dangote Cement
Shell, NNPC, Others Surge Nigeria’s Crude Production Above 1.8m Barrels Daily
Dealing With Nigeria’s Worst Enemies
Singer Jennifer Holliday Pulls Out Of Trump Inauguration Event
Onazi: No Focus On South Africa
StarTimes, HS Media Formalise Partnership
Ubah Begs Nigerians, Suspends TM
ACCESS BANK LAGOS CITY MARATHON: LOC Calls For Volunteers For February 11 Race
Ibrahimovic Rescues Point For Man United
Guardiola Backs Man City Despite 4-0 Loss
Turkish College: Abductors Demand N1.2bn
…N100m per student, staff; N600m for Turkish officials Police to launch safer schools initiative We’ll get kidnappers soon, says Amosun
MMM: Panic Grows Over GH
One Killed In Ibadan As Youths, Police Clash
APC Sacks Detained Youth Leader In Edo
Amosun Assures On Rescue Of Abducted Students, Staff
One Beheaded In Fresh Ebonyi/Cross River Communal Crisis
Again, Another AFCON Without Eagles
Armed Forces Remembrance Day: Ex-soldiers Demand Pension
Dangote, Chinese Firm Partner In N31.5bn Truck Assembly Plant
IMF Raises Nigeria’s Growth Rate To 0.8%
50 Firms Bid For NNPC’s Boat Supply Contracts
‘I Quit Firm For Reducing My N40k Monthly Salary’



18 houses burnt, scores wounded in Cross River communal clash
Boko Haram: Military ‘must go after’ identified sponsors –Group
Turkish school: Kidnappers demand N1.2bn ransom
LG elections: PDP, APC battle for soul of Cross River
APC intolerant of opposition -Oluwawole, Ekiti Speaker
Events in The Gambia show Jonathan deserves respect -Dickson
Airline abuses: How passengers can seek redress
How kerosene, cooking gas scarcity’s crippling Nigerian households
Apapa Port roads: Pain in the neck of commerce
Kano show of shame: NFF vows to issue red card to corrupt refs
*Ref Ajayi, FC IfeanyiUbah to face sanction
German boy, Megafu, sets sight on Eagles
Everton debutant, Lookman, nails Man City
Frank Ikemba on Echoes of January 15, 1966 coup: Why the army struck
DON on Murder of Christians by Islamists an outcome of disunity – Christian leader
America’s iconic Ringling Bros circus closes doors after 146 years


Agbo Sent Off In Granada Draw, Ajagun Falls With Roda
Senegal Outscore Tunisia, Claim First 2017 AFCON Win
Lookman After Debut Goal Vs City: God Is Great!
AFCON: Mahrez Bags Brace As Algeria, Zimbabwe Draw
Ibrahimovic Rescues Man United Against Liverpool
NPFL: Abia Warriors Shock Rangers; Enyimba, 3SC, MFM Win
Oliseh Pleased With Fortuna Sittard’s First Away Win Of Season
Match Walkout: FC Ifeanyiubah Suspend Team Manager, Apologize To NFF, LMC
Nigerian Teenager Lookman Scores, Iheanacho Struggles As Everton Thrash City
Mikel: I Want To End My Career At Tianjin TEDA
Iwobi: Cork Own Goal In Swansea Clash Should Be Mine
Rivers United GM, Kpalukwu: We’re Not Favourites For NPFL Title
Ndidi Disappointed With Leicester’s Defeat By Chelsea
Ideye Expresses Mixed Feelings About Olympiakos Draw At Platanias
Moses Glad Chelsea Are Back to Winning Ways
Ideye Scores Goal No.12; Aluko Stars For Fulham; Ikeme Grabs Sixth Clean Sheet
AFCON: Burkina Faso Score Late To Hold Cameroon
Odegbami: A New Year, A New FIFA And New World Cup!
Iwobi Thrilled with Arsenal’s Impressive Away win vs Swansea
Wenger Hails Impressive Arsenal After Swansea Thrashing
Moses Shines; Ndidi, Musa Struggle As Chelsea Thrash Leicester



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Cote d’Ivoire
Stade d’Oyem

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DR Congo
Stade de Franceville

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