Newspaper headlines For Thursday, July 6th 2017

Dear Reader, Newspaper headlines For Thursday July 6th 2017



Governors angry as EFCC is set to recover $3m refund
Stop ‘shadow-boxing’ Yari, NGF tells EFCC
Probe unmasks Evans police allies
‘Olubadan not forced to accept chieftaincy review’
Police foil robbers’ attack on bullion van in Ondo
Budget comments: Senate attacks Fashola
Obasanjo dismisses calls for division
Bike accident: LAUTECH loses student
NBA faults calls for nation’s break up
A’Court reserves ruling on Metuh’s request for Dasuki as witness
Mob kill Badoo suspect in Ogun, set corpse ablaze
Fatal adventure
UNN Space Centre marks World Asteroid Day
A ticking time bomb
UDUS gets Governing Council
Fire at FUTO’s ICT Centre
Students set agenda for Pro-chancellor
Internet’ll be made affordable for young people, says minister
Hensen School happy to emerge 2017 Shell Cup champs
Lacazette completes £53m move to Arsenal
Transfer: Wayne Rooney Set to Sign for Everton This Week
Pacquiao Seeks WBO Review of Horn Controversial Win
Unwanted visitors at the Wimbledon!
Unsettled home front affecting Djokovic – McEnroe
Pacquiao backs call for review of Horn decision
Controversy over agitation for restructuring
Osun West by-election and its implications for 2018
Alimikhena to Obaseki: Focus on development
‘Area Boys’: Celebrities photographer relocates studio
O’jez Lounge debuts with ‘Wednesday Live’
Dike takes Poetry to OAU
Life without a high goal promotes disease
Local supplement to reshape medical treatment
FG to promote innovations in health to address local needs


Nice Favourite To Sign Enyeama
Senate Probes N726bn E-West Road Awarded By Obasanjo, Jonathan
Nigerian Female Celebs — Who Buys Their Brands?
SON Has Power To Enter Premises And Seize Sub-standard Products—Aboloma
Rohr’ll Qualify Eagles For 2019 AFCON— Amuneke
Much Ado About ‘true Federalism’
Cargo Clearance: Shippers, Agents Decry Foreign Invasion, Capital Flight
Police Commission Redeploys 4 CPs For Effective Policing
If A Script Comes And It’s Good, I Will Take It- — Chiamaka Chukwura, Sisi Oge 2017
Court Orders FG To Publish Names Of Looters, Monies Recovered
HIV Vaccine Moves One Step Closer To Reality
International Widows Day: Tears Of Joy As Ambode Empowers 103 Lagos Widows
BoI, Ebonyi Seal N2bn Deal To Empower SMEs
NUT Pleads For Donation To Public Schools
Leave Uyo To Avoid Defeat —YSFON Boss
EU, UNICEF Upgrade 162 Health Facilities In Bauchi
Confirmation Of Nominations: AGF Disagrees With Ag. President
Why I Returned N60,000 Salary To N-Power -Joshua
Nigerian Samuel Adepoju Turnes Star In India Singing In Hindi
When Mike Adenuga’s Daughter, Bella Added Another Feather To Her Cap
Three Years After, ZUMA Film Festival Returns
Dammy Krane Not A Fraudster — MI Abaga
Biafra: We Stand With One Nigeria – Southern Senators’ Forum
Malami Disowns Osinbajo For Saying Senate Has No Powers To Confirm Some Nominees
Nigeria Is A Country Where Everyone Is A Stakeholder – Obasanjo
Breaking: We Agree To Publish Names Of Looters – FG
Quit Notice: Middle Belt Group Dissociates Self From North


Saraki threatens to walk out senators for making noise during plenary
Certifying Nigeria’s artisans
Politics and the illusion of grandeur
Dr. Yusuf Maitama Sule: A man of integrity and discipline
Maitama Sule, an inspirational leader
Flood destroys houses, cuts off Gombe-Biu bridge
Haruna Gimba Yaya, Gombe
Al-Makura flags off sale of fertilizer at N4,000
FEC wades into Senate, Osinbajo rift
Buhari group asks senate, presidency to close ranks
Magu: N/Assembly urged to retrace steps
Senate probes NPA over $3bn dredging deals
FG approves new gas policy, hike gas flare penalties
Plateau launches investment promotion agency
Impeachment axe against Osinbajo: Has Senate lost It?
Russia-U.S. dialogue after Putin-Trump meeting ‘vital to the world’ – Kremlin
RUSSIA/CHINA: N/Korea missile test ‘unacceptable’
How Yobe improved students’ enrolment, retention – Commissioner
Kaduna disburses $21.5m scholarship for girls
ICPC holds anti-corruption debate competition for students
Ecobank Plants 500 trees to start Green Initiative
Deploy N-Power volunteers or lose slots to other states, FG warns Akwa Ibom
Why I returned N60,000 salary to N-Power — Joshua
Lawyers give knocks, kudos to N/Assembly’s ‘amnesty’ for looters


Magu’s confirmation controversy: Osinbajo’s statement, a personal opinion, say AGF, Buhari’s aide
Court hears Evans’ case against police July 13
Magu’s confirmation controversy: Osinbajo’s statement, a personal opinion, say AGF, Buhari’s aide
FG will publish looters’ names, says Malami
Restructuring: Nigeria in terminal crisis, says Afenifere
ExxonMobil, Shell Nigeria suffer biggest oil output decline
Yari has no link with $3m Lagos hotel – NGF
More Nigerians in their 30s are hypertensive — Cardiologist
Isiaka Adeleke’s death affecting Deji’s sanity – Aregbesola
We’re not northerners, say Middle Belt groups
More Badoo suspects lynched in Ogun, Lagos
Reps panel invites Jonathan over $1.1bn Malabu oil scandal
2017 budget: Senate awaits Reps’ action on Fashola
Is IPOB, MASSOB insistence on secession justified?
Akwa Ibom gov approves new stadium for Eket
Okagbare qualifies for London 2017 long jump
Gent battle to keep Eagles defender from Crocodiles
Mikel causes a stir
Prosecutor’s absence stalls Seun Egbegbe’s fraud trial
Man in court for allegedly defiling daughter
Trouble with Nigerian justice system —Lawyers, judges
Saleh takes over as NJC secretary
GoFundMe donations now ready for disbursement to hero cop’s widow, others
Lagos pupils’ abduction: Kidnappers break silence, promise to free children
UNIOSUN students in violent protest over missing colleagues
Robbers attack bullion van, injure police escort
Three feared killed in Rivers cult clash
Gunmen abduct two lawyers, traffic official
Investors showing interest in power distribution networks —Fashola
UNIDO to empower 500,000 Nigerian SMEs with skills
New policy for privatised enterprises coming —BPE
Yari has no link with $3m Lagos hotel – NGF
2017 budget: Senate awaits Reps’ action on Fashola
Addax to pay $32m to settle Swiss bribery charges
$.5m bribe: FG faults transfer of Lawan’s case to new judge
We’re not northerners, say Middle Belt groups
The gripes over Lagos LG election
Restructuring: Nigeria in terminal crisis, says Afenifere
More Badoo suspects lynched in Ogun, Lagos
Lagos pupils’ abduction: Kidnappers break silence, promise to free children
UNIOSUN students in violent protest over missing colleagues
Robbers attack bullion van, injure police escort
Three feared killed in Rivers cult clash
Gunmen abduct two lawyers, traffic official
Mother gets more than a century imprisonment for killing her children
‘Bi-cameral legislature too expensive’
Prison decongestion bill underway – Gbajabiamila
2017 budget: Quit if you’re overwhelmed, Senate tells Fashola
Yari built Lagos hotel with N500m, $500,000 Paris Club funds – EFCC
Obiano responsible for pro-Biafran agitators’ killings, IPOB insists
Our former ministers ran Nigeria aground – PDP
Crisis hits Enugu APC
Melaye’s recall: Oby Ezekwesili slams Saraki for talking down on Nigerians
Akwa Ibom gov approves new stadium for Eket
Okagbare qualifies for London 2017 long jump
Gent battle to keep Eagles defender from Crocodiles
Mikel causes a stir
BREAKING: Arsenal sign Lacazette from Lyon
Tupac’s break-up letter to Madonna to auction for $100,000
ICYMI: Senior citizens’ engagement photos go viral
[PHOTOS] Meeting Chibok girls incredible, says Ivanka Trump
Davido has frog voice, Wizkid asserts in a tweet
You’re most likely to die at 11.00am —Study
Blame FG for NHIS/HMO crisis —Pharmacists
No Lassa fever outbreak in Anambra, says medical director
Group asks Ambode to provide ambulances in riverine areas
Six foods to help you gain muscle
Six reasons to buy smartphones bigger than five inches
WhatsApp update adds filters for editing videos, photos
Six WhatsApp scams to avoid
Etisalat boosts access to instant loans with KwikCash
Tackling tax evasion, the Spanish example
Six reasons why sex is special in rainy season
The best time to have sex? 5.48 in the morning
Fascinating reason why you admire someone in front of your partner
The secret to a long marriage?
Herdsmen killed 1,878 Benue people in three years –Ortom


Court Orders FG to Name Officials Who Have Returned Looted Funds
Malami: Govt will comply with ruling Says FEC has no locus standi on Senate’s threat to stop confirmation of nominees House c’ttee to…
Why is Africa So Poor?
BPE: FG to Divest 20% of Its Shares in Privatised Companies…
Addax Petroleum to Pay $32m in Geneva to Settle Nigerian Bribery…
Former IG, Arase Allays Fears over State Police
Probe Panel on A’Ibom Church Collapse Submits Report
NBA Condemns Agitation for Breakup of Nigeria
NAF Jets Bombard Terrorists’ Solar Panels, Facilities in Alagarno Camp
APC, Budget Minister Meet on Economic Recovery Plan
Fayose Blasts EFCC for Subjecting Yari to Media Trial
Senate to Investigate NPA’s $3bn Expenditure in JVCs
Restructuring: Yoruba in Kogi Want Reunion with South-west
Stowaway Exposes Poor Security at Lagos Airport
Senate Demands Increased Security in Taraba, UNIMAID
FEC Approves New Policy to Give Nigeria More Value from Gas Projects
House Probes Alleged Connivance of Immigration in Abuse of Expatriate Quotas
Runsewe Mourns Maitama Sule
Senator Dispels Plot to Make Saraki Acting President
Oil Communities Give NPDC/Neconde 21 Days to Honour Agreement
A’Court Reserves Ruling on Metuh’s Suit
Titi Atiku Tells Court How Her Errand Boy Sold Her Property for N918m
LUTH Disowns Fake Recruitment Site for Doctors
Macarthur Awards $9m to Advance Accountability, Reduce Corruption in Nigeria
Group Alleges Plan to Declare State of Emergency in Taraba
Ijebu Youths Disagree with Akinrinade on Referendum
Oil Communities Demand Direct Allocation of 13% Derivation
Okowa’s Aide, Ossai Wins Guilds Award
Court Rules Against Okorocha, Declares 40 Percent to Pensioners Illegal
OPL 245: House Ad hoc C’ttee Invites Jonathan to Give Evidence
NDLEA Bestows Merit Award on Wamakko
Enugu Vows to Prosecute Tax Evaders, Raises N11bn from IGR
ECOWAS Court Decries Proposed Reduction of Judges from Seven to Five
Primary School Teachers Protest Handover of Payment of Salaries to LGs
Stanbic IBTC Bank Unveils Private Banking Service
Gowon, Obasanjo Express Regret over Military’s Incursion in Politics
CBN Goes Tough with e-Fraudsters, to Unveil Watch-list
FSDH Merchant Bank Raises N14.40bn via Commercial Paper
Diamond Bank Gives out Car, N25m in Promo
Standard Chartered Bank Chair Tasks Professional Bodies on Ethics
No Dividend as Seven-Up Records N11bn Full Year Loss
ALTON, ATCON Back Etisalat’s New Board
Lawmakers Revive Southern Nigeria Senators’ Caucus
Buhari’s Ill-health Has Affected Governance, Says Gwarzo
Osuntokun: Every Part of Nigeria Will Benefit from Restructuring
Nigerian Makes History
Checkmating Bayelsa’s Hoodlums
Cracking the Glass Ceiling Inhibiting Women
Achieving FG’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan for Healthcare
Menstruation: Poor Guidance Contributes to Teenage Mismanagement, Report Shows
EU, UNICEF to Upgrade 162 Healthcare Centres in Bauchi
ACPN Calls on Nigerian Youths to Shun Drug Abuse
A Patient’s Concern: Any Risk Being a Virgin at 29?
Udom Emmanuel Okays Brand New Stadium for Eket
Okagbare Jumps 6.77m to Secure Berth in London
New Bumper Barca Deal for Messi
Wimbledon 2017: Azarenka Sets up Watson Tie
Kanu, Cambiasso Honoured with Invites to FIFA U-17 World Cup Draw
Oyinlola to Headline Honourable Golf Tourney at MicCom
Boosting Knowledge, Confidence of Girls in Bauchi
Firm Inaugurates Online Education Certification Verification Platform
WAEC Pledges Commitment to Sharing of Knowledge, Adoption of ICT
SON Inaugurates Standard Clubs in Osun Schools
Foundation Builds School for Orphans and Less Priviledged


Magu: Osinbajo is on his own, Attorney General Malami says
“…at no point ever did the Federal Executive Council sit down to arrive at the decision (to keep Mr. Magu)…”
Nigerian govt sets conditions for publishing names of looters
Malabu Scandal: House committee gives reasons why it must summon Goodluck Jonathan
Nigerian Govt. Will Create 15 Million Direct Jobs By 2020 – Minister
Over 1,800 Killed In Herdsmen,farmers Clashes In Benue In Three Years — Governor
Six Ministers To Attend ‘Buharimeter’ Town Hall Meeting
Nigerian Army Parades 57 ‘ex-Boko Haram Fighters’ Who Surrendered To Troops
Obasanjo To Nigerian Youth: Only Few Of Us Remain, Exploit Our Experience
Union Suspends Strike In Unity Schools
Tompolo Loses Bid To Stop N46 Billion Fraud Trial
Southern Senators’ Forum Re-emerges, Vows To Uphold Nigeria’s Unity
Leave Zamfara’s Yari Alone, Nigerian Governors Tell EFCC
Within 48 Hours, 43 Nigerians Win Bids For Vehicles Seized By Customs – Official
Ex-Nigeria Customs Boss Loses Bid To Reclaim 17 Exotic Vehicles From EFCC
FULL DETAILS: How Dino Melaye asked Senators to stop recall process ANALYSIS: Dino Melaye: How Recall process works
EXCLUSIVE: Maitama Sule called for ‘revolution’ in Nigeria, spoke on North’s role in oil discovery
Osun Govt Vows To Fish Out Killers Of UNIOSUN Student
Osun Varsity Students In Violent Protest Over Killing Of Colleague
PDP Dead In South West After Obasanjo’s Exit – Aregbesola
Church Building Collapse: Gov. Emmanuel Promises To Implement Report
Rivers Senator Sekibo Raises Alarm Over Alleged Attempts To Frustrate Appeal
Nigerian Govt Issues Two Weeks Ultimatum To Akwa Ibom On N-Power Volunteers
Erosion Threatens Court, Federal Secretariat In Anambra
Police Arrest Two Suspected Bank Robbers In Anambra South East
Over 1,800 Killed In Herdsmen,farmers Clashes In Benue In Three Years — Governor
ASUU Wants Osinbajo To Wade Into UniIlorin Crisis
Man Jailed Two Years For Stealing Goat North Central
UNIMAID: Senate Urges Nigerian Govt To Deploy Critical Security To Check Boko Haram Attacks
JUST IN: Saraki Swears In New Taraba Senator
One Soldier, ‘many’ Boko Haram Fighters Killed In Separate Borno Battles North East
Pat Utomi And The Leadership Project In Nigeria, By Tunji Olaopa
The National Assembly Vs. Fashola: The Unending Issues, By Oluseun Onigbinde
The KABAFEST Dilemma, By Gimba Kakanda
July 5: A Free Education Flashback, By Odia Ofeimun
Fashola Vs NASS, By Dele Agekameh
Moderator’s Question On Women’s ‘submission’ To Men Sparks Heated Debate
Gowon, Obasanjo Extol Virtues Of Maimalari, First Nigerian Army Regular Combatant
Book On Brigadier Maimalari Killed In 1996 Coup For Public Presentation Arts & Books
Naira Appreciates Marginally Against Dollar
Nigeria To Issue N135 Billion Bonds On July 12 – DMO
Ashaka Cement Delists From Nigerian Stock Exchange
Nigeria Provides N40 Billion To Settle MDA Debts To Electricity Companies News Reports
Wenger Happy As Lacazette Signs For Arsenal
Emenike Moves From Fenerbache To Olympiakos
Lionel Messi Agrees New Contract With Barcelona
Six charged with burgling Segun Odegbami’s house
Table Tennis: Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri qualifies for ITTF World Cup
Eight Aid Workers Freed Two Days After Abduction In South Sudan
Suspected Somali Militants Raid Kenyan Police Post, Disrupt Communication
Egypt’s Parliament Approves Three-month Further State Of Emergency
Trump talks to Egypt’s Sisi, urges resolution on Qatar
Iran to participate in pilgrimage to Mecca in spite of spat with Saudi Arabia
German police disperse G20 protest with water cannon before summit
Gulf media predict more sanctions on Qatar
EU offers plan, cash to stem Libya migrant flow to Italy


Massive Shake-Up in Nigerian Police,, Top Officers Affected
Saraki reacts to report that he is trying to frustrate Osinbajo out of office
Federal Government Agrees To Publish Names Of Looters
Fayose condemns EFCC over Governor Yari,
Kagame pushes for more investment in education in Africa
Institutional reforms: ECOWAS court decries reduction of judges
8 aid workers freed 2 days after abduction in South Sudan
ICC: New information delays decision on Afghan war crimes investigation
Microbiologist calls for national policy to reduce antibiotic resistance
NSE trains 25 engineering students on electrical services design
Man 40, gets 2 years jail term for stealing goat
Oby Ezekwesili reacts, accuse Senate of supporting Dino Melaye
Man reveals real reason he returned N-power Two Months stipends
Bizarre! Baby dumped inside carton beside cemetery in Kaduna
Again Badoo attack Church, Kills Mother, Two babies(graphic photos)
Fashola in Major Dilemma as Senate ask him to resign
Fayose drops yet another bombshell on Buhari’s Health,calls him to resign
Thursday Update On Twist Of Fate
Thursday Update On Life Of Ami- New Series
Off shoulder Dresses to opt for this summer
Get the Nude Trend and Slay
NNPC secures $2bn discounts on renegotiated upstream contract
Indonesia to build Refinery in Nigeria
Etisalat, banks resolve indebtedness issues – NCC
Etisalat Nigeria appoints new CEO, Board
Devolution of Powers and Call for Restructuring
Ekiti 2018: Don’t rely on federal gov’t to win, Osinkolu tells…
Enyeama gets Lille quit notice
I want to join Barca, Bellerin tells Wenger
Pepe joins Besiktas


Publish names of looters, court orders FG
Nwoye, Ude lay claim to Enugu APC chairmanship
Senate laments bad state of Enugu airport
Taraba and challenges of rescuing polarised state
Lamido’s journey to prison
No single federal presence in South–East -Okorocha
Controversy trails Customs e-auction
…Nigerians kick as 43 bidders win 1st round •Jaiz Bank only active portal for transaction
Stakeholders make fresh demands on new national gas policy
We’ll create wealth with ICT – Ugwuanyi
Ahead Nigeria, Cameroon double header : Akpeyi gets Rohr’s red card
…As Amuneke throws weight behind Eagles coach
Messi extends Barca contract till 2021
Barcelona striker Lionel Messi has agreed a contract extension which will keep him at the club until…
Iheanacho in Man City’s pre-season squad
Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho will be included in Manchester City’s squad for its pre-season tour of…


Women’s Basketball League: Zenith Bank Train Stops Over In Ibadan
IAAF Diamond League: Brume, Amusan’s Debut Delayed
Okagbare Secures Long Jump Qualification Standard For 16th IAAF World Championships
Awaziem Bags One-Year Loanee Deal At Nantes
Olympiacos Sign Emenike From Fenerbahce
Gyan Joins Raheem Lawal’s Turkish Club Kayserispor
Real Madrid Sign Atletico Madrid Full-Back Hernandez
Arsenal Confirm Five-Year Lacazette Club Record Deal Worth £52m
China: Red-Hot Oshoala Thankful After Hitting Brace In Dalian Win
Onigbinde Urges Return Of NPFL Matches On Television
CAFCL: CAF Appoints Four Nigerian Referees To Handle Al Ahly Vs Coton Sport
Ex-YSFON Chieftain, Ezeonwuka Warns NFF: Uyo Stadium Can Ruin Nigeria’s 2018 W/Cup Dream
Messi Signs New Barcelona Contract With €300m Release Clause
Ohawuchi Close To Joining Saudi Club Qadisiyah
NNL : Yobe Stars, Osun United, Unicem Rovers To Pay Hefty Fines, Play In Empty Stadiums Over Breach Of Rules
Besiktas Sign Pepe From Real Madrid
Dalung Hails Quadri’s ITTF World Cup Qualification
Ex- Man United Defender Stam Extends Coaching Contract With Reading
Ogu: I Wasn’t Drunk, But Police Suspended My Driving Licence For Taking Alcohol
Ex-Nigeria Star Imenger: I Saw Nigerian Clubs’ Failure In CAFCL And CAFCC Coming
Oshonaike: Nigeria Excelled At 2017 ITTF Africa

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