Newspaper Headlines For Today Tuesday October 17th 2017

Dear reader, Below are the Newspaper Headlines For Today Tuesday October 17th 2017



When Osinbajo flagged off 1st road link between Bonny Island and…
3000 APC supporters defected to PDP in Taraba
NNPC didn’t award $25bn contracts, says Presidency
Senate Committee appraises 2016 budget implementation of housing sector
Biafra: US Embassy, spokesman sued over endorsement of IPOB
Abductors of Kogi Poly student demand N10m ransom
President Buhari directs security agencies to halt killings in Plateau
Insecurity in Plateau: Gov Lalong weeps as gunmen kill another 27 persons
Fire in Kachikwu’s house, no substantial damage – Ministry
Gov. Bello visits Buhari, vows to implement “no work no pay’’
AFAN Chairman blames food insufficiency on policy somersault
Practical ways to restructure Nigeria before 2019 election — Anyaoku
No $25bn NNPC contract missing – Presidency
Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan, Buhari are accidental leaders — Na’Abba
Southern leaders tackle Buhari over directive to World Bank
How 36 states share N173.8bn from federation account in September –…
Dangote Refinery: Nigerians, stakeholders excited about pace of work
We have over $8.5bn investment scattered across Nigeria, says World Bank
Ibrahim Idris: Finally, Nigeria Police getting a human face
Wike, Real Madrid meet over football academy
Nigeria moves up in latest FIFA Ranking
Losers Egypt back in 2018 CHAN
Conte questions Chelsea’s ability to defend EPL title
Messi, wife to welcome 3rd child soon
Insecurity in Plateau: Gov Lalong weeps as gunmen kill another 27 persons


27 victims buried in latest Plateau violence; Buhari speaks
Community leader says 41 persons have been killed so far.
Malabu Scandal: Italian prosecutors file charges against Shell executives
Nigeria monkeypox victim commits suicide
Aisha Buhari Visits State House Clinic
Senator, Police IG Face-off: Judge Warns Attorney General Against ‘frivolous’ Arrest Warrant
UPDATED: Nigeria Confirms Three Cases Of Monkeypox
N2.6 Billion Fraud: Former NIMASA Chief Has Case To Answer, Court Rules
Police Dismiss Evans Lawyer’s Claim Of Extortion, Sexual Molestation
Agency Raises Alarm Over Two Emerging Cassava Diseases
Agbakoba Takes Buhari To Court Over Role As Oil Minister
83 Obtain First Class At Afe Babalola University
Elections: INEC Boss Leads Regional Network To Ivory Coast Conference
Kachikwu Speaks On Fire Incident At His Abuja Home
Abducted FRSC Official Regains Freedom
Six Years After Passage, Nigerians Make ‘little Use’ Of FOI Act – Report
Suspended OAU Students Consider Legal Action
Customs Seizes N175 Million Smuggled Goods In One Week – Comptroller
Governor Wike Meets Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Plans Real Madrid Affiliated Academy In Rivers
Edo Assembly Approves Loan To Purchase 75 Buses
Catholic Priest Escapes After Kidnappers ‘drank His Wine And Slept Off’
Okorocha’s Unveiling Of Jacob Zuma Statue ’embarrassing,’ Group Says
27 Victims Buried In Latest Plateau Violence; Buhari Speaks
Kogi Civil Servants Going On Strike Are ‘political’ Workers – Gov.Bello
Yellow Fever: Kwara Vaccinates 200,000 People — Official
Cholera: UNICEF, Borno Govt. Create Hand Washing Points In IDP Camps
Boko Haram: Nigerian Troops Owed Two Months Allowances Cry Out
NotTooYoungToRun: Aiming Higher Than A Ten Percent Representation, By Ibrahim Faruk
“Of Paupers… (and) Princes”: Falz Does Not Have To Be Like Femi Falana, By Elor Nkereuwem
World Food Day And The Significance Of Feeding The Hungry In Islam, By Murtadha Gusau
The Unblemished Truth About Nigeria’s Housing ‘Crisis’, By ‘Tope Fasua
Zahra And Aisha Buhari As Fashionable Aso Rock Clinic Critics, By ‘Fisayo Soyombo
Corruption In Nigeria, A New Twist In The Tale?, By Uddin Ifeanyi
Ambode, Falana, Utomi, Others Celebrate Fela At Afrika Shrine
UBA Gross Earnings Hit N333.92 Billion
Why Nigeria’s New Luxury Tax Policy Is Yet To Take Off – Adeosun
600 Investors To Attend Nigeria’s Mining Week
Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of N1.96 Billion Linked To Ontario Oil
Naira sells at N364/$ as MPC holds rate
Nigerian govt. expects $80bn as direct private investment for infrastructure from 2014-2018
Nigeria’s foreign trade increases by 7.7 per cent – NBS
Kanu Launches ‘Africa’s Largest N1 Billion’ Lotto
Governor Wike Meets Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Plans Real Madrid Affiliated Academy In Rivers
Russia 2018: Nigeria To Use Reserve Players Against Algeria — Coach
Elections: Amnesty, HRW Accuse Kenyan Police Of Killing 33 People


Senate Summons NNPC GMD, Shell MD Over Revocation, Re-award Of OML 13
I Want To Face Super Eagles At World Cup – Messi
IPOB To Int’l Community: Ask Nigerian Military Why It Raided Kanu’s House
Oil Sales: India Dumps Nigeria For US
NPA Frustrated Attempts To Resolve TSA Logjam – INTELS
Labour Rejects Zuma’s Statue In Owerri, Demands Its Pull Down
We Want To Win Against Algeria – Rohr
PDP Chairmanship: Prof Adeniran Visits IBB
Revenue Leakage Probe: Senate Joint C’ttee Records Huge Success
NLNG Demands $315m Judgement Debt From NIMASA
Bayelsa Community Raises Alarm Over Activities Of Lumberjacks
Naira Down To 360.75/$ At NAFEX
PDP Flags Off Campaign In Anambra
Dwindling Oil Revenue, Threat To Food Security —Ambode
Why I Picked Gani Adams As New Aare Ona Kakanfo — Alaafin
Court Dismisses Ex-NIMASA Boss, Akpobolokemi’s Submission
436 Kano Residents Benefit From Rotary Club Free Eye Surgery
Uniform Men Lured Us To Be Killed By Herdsmen – Plateau Attack Survivor
S-West PDP Chieftains Meet Over Party Chairmanship Slot
Petrol Tanker Fire Wreaks Havoc On Abia Community
PPMC Earns N132bn From Petrol, Kerosene, Diesel Sales
Illegality Of Bailout Funds To States: NGF, Falana, Others Tackle Tukur, Ex-RMAFC Boss
Biafra: FG Set To Try Kanu In Absentia, As His Whereabouts Remains Unkown
Plateau Killing: Buhari Directs Military, Police To Halt Reprisal Attacks
N120bn Bribery Allegation: Court Declines To Order Misau’s Arrest
Agbakoba Asks Court To Sack President Buhari As Minister Of Petroleum Resources
You Can Make Your Love-life Sizzle Again!
If your love-life is flagging, you’re always advised to change your partner! A bit drastic, but it could be extremely i…
Why A New Dad And His Partner Are Equally The Most Important In Their Child’s Life
When Your Partner Refuses To Be ‘Born Again’! – Bunmi Sofola
Of Marriage And Broken Cords – Yetunde Arebi
I Don’t Think I Still Love Him
Fela Used Music To Fight For Liberation Of The Masses – Ambode
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogized the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, F…
I Can’t Love Two Men At The Same Time — Adaeze Eneh
Psquare Break Up: Peter Vs Paul : Who Can Survive Better Alone?
Glo Music Concert: Tuface, Yemi Alade, Timaya, Others Light Up Anyigba
Genesis Cinemas Begin Pan African Expansion
PDP Chairmanship: Prof Adeniran Visits IBB
Former Minister of Education, Professor Tunde Adeniran, has moved his campaign train to the residence of former Military…
Kaduna Govt Pays Pensioners N17bn, N4bn Death Benefits
Do All You Can To Return PDP To Sanity, Alex Ekwueme Tells Makarfi, Others
FG Deploys Technology To Balance Resource Distribution
Breaking: PDP Splits In Anambra, Faction Rejects Obaze, Threatens To Support Another Candidate
I Want To Face Super Eagles At World Cup – Messi
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has reportedly picked a match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria as one of his favorit…
NWPL Super 4 Fallout: Edo Plans 20 Mini Stadia
Unity Is Key To Nigeria’s Rising Profile In Football – Ahmad
Oshoala Gets Emzor Support
Ita Enang Congratulates Akwa United


Agbakoba urges court to disqualify Buhari as Petroleum Minister
Workers arraigned for alleged N1m theft
‘Striking Kogi workers are political civil servants’
Buhari orders security agents to halt killings
Gunmen kill 29 displaced persons in attack on camp
Monkey pox patient commits suicide
Cameroonian gendarmes injure six Nigerians
NPA gives INTELS three months to quit ports
What Buhari told World Bank, by Oshiomhole
Nnamdi Kanu’s whereabouts unknown as trial resumes today
NLNG demands $315m refund from NIMASA
Unilorin: Ahmed congratulates new VC
Kogi Poly student kidnapped, demand N10m ransom
Protest by unions was to evade disciplinary sanction – FCA Provost
There should be changes in educational curricular – OAU VC
Combining studies with school politics
Four OAU students suspended for criminal activities
‘Caleb University subscribes to 120 cut-off-mark of JAMB’
Champions League: Real Madrid vs Tottenham Possible Line-up
Apochi relishing chance at a world title under-card
Ronaldo, Ramos Meet Gov Wike at Real Madrid Football Club
Newcastle United Onwer, Mike Ashley Confirms Sale of Club
1st AITEO/CAF Award Holds January 4 In Accra
AITEO Cup: Angels on parade in Jos
CHAN: Nigeria starts preparation with 30 Players
Awolowo-Dosunmu: Why I shunned partisan politics
Ekiti 2018: Will Fayemi run?
Insecurity: Civil right groups issue 14 days ultimatum to Obaseki
Wannabe queens besiege QMA auditions
AMVCA winner, Rotimi Salami shoots advocacy movie
Why awards excite me, by RMD
Kwara vaccinates 200,000 people in three days
Natural medicine, diagnoses and health disorders (2)
Egg intake doesn’t cause heart attack – PAN


World Bank disagrees with Adeosun on borrowing … says cost of debts not sustainable
Businessman arraigned for defrauding bank of N335m 
Kogi poly student kidnapped, abductors demand N10m 
Agbakoba asks court to sack Buhari as petroleum minister 
FG to compel JAMB on 200 cut-off for prospective teachers 
Sokoto sends 239 lab scientists back to school 
‘Striking Kogi workers are political civil servants’ 
Final-year student of UMYU dies of snake bite 
Victor Moses out for one month 
Elevator accident: Court awards N10.3m against Lagos hotel 
Why the army vaccination rumour caused panic 
Produce Kanu or face war, IPOB warns 
Between white collar crime and business efficacy
Direct IG to transfer SARS commander, Rivers tells Buhari 
NLNG demands $315m judgement debt from NIMASA 
17-year-old Lagos girl stabs boyfriend to death
World Bank disagrees with Adeosun on borrowing … says…
Police redeploy officers for allegedly ‘selling detained…
Nigerian keeper makes La Liga history
How Nigeria, others can tackle corruption, by IMF,
PDP chair: Fayose, Ladoja, George, others meet on S’West…
Despite curfew, suspected Fulani herdsmen kill 27 in fresh…
Fire guts petrol minister Kachikwu’s house
Police arrest alleged serial rapists in Imo
Residents protest power outage in Ondo communities
Police rescue kidnapped Catholic priest in Ebonyi
‘Striking Kogi workers are political civil servants’
Our lecturers not ASUU members — UNIMED VC
APC to hold NEC meeting Oct. 31
Anambra: Ekwueme, Makarfi, Obi confident of Obaze’s victory
Group attacks Okorocha for erecting Zuma’s statue in Imo
NNPC: Probe Kachikwu allegations now – Ezekwesili
Buhari must justify appointments, projects – CACOL
NLNG demands $315m judgement debt from NIMASA
How to earn two incomes from one property
UBA nine-month profit soars by 33.2%
Nigeria, South Africa vie for Africa’a biggest economy
Eurobond: Fidelity Bank records largest new issue, liability offering
Victor Moses out for one month
Sterling never considered Arsenal move
Tension as 20 Sunshine players face the sack
Nigerian keeper makes La Liga history
Nigeria shine at ITTF tourney
Adamawa blame referees, ministry for promotion failure
VIDEO: GTBank presents ‘Fashion Timeline’
China museum removes photos comparing Africans to animals
We are not criminals, suspended OAU students reply management
16 bag first class, 467 graduate from Crescent University
FUNAAB VC seeks FG’s approval to hire more lecturers
Candidates no longer fancy agric courses –Provost
Rape: Rapper Nelly’s accuser wants case dropped
Sexual abuse: MeToo trends on Twitter
Scientists find new typhoid vaccine effective
Alumni donates library to dental school
Sanofi, others to convene summit on diabetes
Mental health in the workplace
10 ways Slackbots will change the future of work
50% of TV viewing to be on mobile screen
Copyright Internet treaties’ll enhance intellectual property protection – NCC
Ericsson Group shows interest in Nigerian broadband market
Containing spread of Boko Haram mayhem
How Nigeria, others can tackle corruption, by IMF, Okonjo-Iweala


Land dispute: Cameroun gendarmes invade Nigerian territory, injure 6
Gunmen kill 27 in fresh herdsmen’s attack in Plateau
Senate probes revocation of oil blocks
Somalia bomb blast: 165 unidentified bodies buried
Liberia: Weah, Boakai headed for presidential run-off Nov 7
DR Congo wins seat on UN rights council despite US opposition
IPOB: How I prevented war in my State –Ikpeazu
I want to reposition Anambra -Nnoli
My vote for Willie Obiano
Land dispute: Cameroun gendarmes invade Nigerian territory, injure 6
Gunmen kill 27 in fresh herdsmen’s attack in Plateau
Buhari gives army, police marching orders 
Termination of contract: FG offers to hire 2,000 Intels’ workers
Rich Nigerians must pay more tax –Adeosun
…Says luxury tax’ll commence soon 
SMEs critical to Nigeria’s economic growth –Dickson
Kanu: Eagles must start preparations early
NWPL Super 4: Edo, Akogate redeem cash pledge to winners
CAF Confederation Cup: Akwa won’t fumble in Africa –Maikaba


Plateau madness gone too far-Buhari
Fire incident at Kachikwu’s house not act of sabotage-ministry
Bello visits Buhari, vows to implement “no work no pay’’
Panic as KSG plans to sack 20,000 teachers over exam failure
Fire guts Kachikwu’s house
WHO-lab confirms 3 positive for monkey pox
Ewesor resumes 4yr tenure at NEMSA
Government agencies want to humiliate Atiku – Frank
Man bags 5 years jail term for stealing tricycle
CSOs want better deals for rural women farmers
Termination of pilotage agreement: NPA gives Intels 3 months to quit
FG to retaliate visa delay to Nigerians
2015 polls: Goodhearted Nigerians gave me victory
FG confirms three monkey pox cases
Biafra: We expect Kanu in court today – AGF
Gunmen kidnap DPO, 5 others in Niger
Senators frown as president’s appointees resume without confirmation
EFCC trains 140 Kano anti-graft operatives
Senate panel begins probe of NNPC
Court declines arrest warrant against Sen. Misau
CSOs want better deals for rural women farmers
35 feared killed in fresh Plateau attacks
Evans associate sues police N100m for alleged rights violation
CSO to mobilize 20m persons against corruption
Benue groups alarmed by alleged planned attack over grazing law
Prof Tomori joins US Academy of Medicine
Monkey pox patient commits suicide in Bayelsa
Varsity students panic as snake kills 1


Shell Executives Charged in Italy over Malabu Deal
27 Plateau Victims Given Mass Burial After Latest Attack by Suspected…
• President condemns incident, orders security forces to arrest situation 
Shell Executives Charged in Italy over Malabu Deal
10-year-old Girl Craves Audience with Buhari, Gets Invitation
Fidelity Bank Issues $400m Eurobond, Refinances $256m of Maturing Notes
Intels: NPA Frustrated Attempts to Resolve TSA Logjam
Edo, Akogate Redeem Cash Pledge to NWPL Super 4 Winners
Gana, Shekarau Others Lead Adeniran’s PDP Chairmanship Campaign Team
Ashley Puts Newcastle up for Sale
Revenue Leakages: Erring Firms Have Refunded N30bn, Claims Senate C’ttee
Senate C’tee Summons Baru, Shell over Revocation, Re-award of OML 13
How CBN, MOFI’s Inability to Pay N18.22bn Obligations Constrained BoA
Serve Criminal Charges on Senator Misau, Court Tells FG
Court Orders Interim Forfeiture of N1.96bn Linked to Ontario Oil
Anti Grazing Bill: Benue Government Provides Land for Grazing
You Have Case to Answer, Court Tells Ex-NIMASA Boss, Akpobolokemi
Agip Spends $5.4bn on Local Content in Six Years
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Cholera Outbreak Has Been Arrested in Borno, Says UNICEF
Makarfi: PDP will Support to Obaze to Take over Anambra
5m Nigerians are Diabetic, Expert Says
IPOB Issues Threat If FG Fails to Produce Kanu in Court Today
Rivers Govt Decries Refusal of IG, PSC to Probe SARS
Paris Club Refund: Cross River Hasn’t Paid a Dime to Any Consultant, Says Finance…
Clampdown on Intels: Stay Clear of Politics, Frank Tells FIRS, NPA
Six Injured, 1,000 Farmlands Destroyed in C’River by Cameroonian Gendarmes
Lagos to Create 200,000 Jobs through Rice Production
Shops Closed, Vehicular Traffic Disrupted as Akure Residents Protest Power Outage
Graduate Policemen Protest Suspension of Promotion Exercise
Part of Kachikwu’s House Gutted by Fire
Sokoto Sends 239 Lab Scientists Back to School
5th Convocation: ABUAD to Provide 2,000 Nigerians Free Health Services
Bauchi Gov’s Wife, NAFOWA to Collaborate on Skill, Women Empowerment
Breaking: Again, 23 Massacred in Fresh Attack on Plateau Community
Obaseki receives PDP decampees in state-wide Post-election tour
World Food Day: Obaseki salutes farmers, rural women for contributions to human existence
No Plan to Bequeath Unserviceable Debts to Nigerians, Says Adeosun as Concerns Mount
FCMB Wins Banking Awards
Institute Honours Heritage Bank Executives
CBN Maintains Market Liquidity with $195 Million
UBA’s Nine Months Profit Grows by 33% to N78 Billion
Investing in Environment Sector Will Increase Sources of Income in Nigeria,…
Nigerian Engineers Plan Safety Awareness to Prevent Disasters
Anambra 2017: I am the Authentic PDP Candidate, Obiogbolu Insists
Dogara: National Assembly to Pass Bill Seeking to End Poverty
PDP Speakers Call for Devolution of Powers
‘Law Should Be A Graduate Programme’
Bayelsa’s New Measures for Schools’ Protection
Women at Risk International Foundation Celebrates the Girl Child
Nigerian Players Fail First Round Tests
Champions League: Real Test for Rising Harry Kane
Akwa Utd Defeats Tornadoes to Win Maiden Aiteo Cup
Dalung Urges N’Assembly to Plan Funding of Sports in 2018
Pot Four Awaits Super Eagles as FIFA Ranks Nigeria 41st
Wike Meets Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos in Madrid
Revenue Leakages : Erring Firms Have Refunded N30bn , Claims Senate C’ ttee


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Liverpool Defender Lovren Claims Lukaku Deliberately Kicked Him In Draw Against Manchester United
Algeria Set To Confirm Madjer As Coach On Thursday
Mikel Agu Opens Goals Account As Bursaspor Win Battle Of Nigerians
Amuneke Backs Teenage Deportivo Goalkeeper Uzoho For World Cup Spot
CAF President Ahmad: Super Eagles Africa’s Strongest Team To Russia 2018
Champions League: Mata Confident Ahead Of Man United’s Benfica Trip
Sammy Ameobi Makes Championship Team Of The Week
Iheanacho Seeks First Premier League Goal Of 2017!

Alu Azege

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