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News Headlines June 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines June 15, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

Boko Haram: I’ll talk some sense into Shekau if I see him, says mother
I tried thrice to get Jonathan to confer GCFR on MKO — Kola
I killed woman I met on Facebook to take over her car –Suspect
Hosts Russia rout Saudi 5-0
Grand is the departure of a generous ambassador
Man caught in Katsina with 300 cartons of codeine
Doctor dresses patient’s wound, pours waste water on nurse
Civil servant jailed for defrauding deaf and dumb
Lagos filling station denies polluting land, water
Hairdresser accuses landlord of destroying shop
Katsina villagers lynch suspected armed robbers
Unemployed man accused of touching woman’s breasts
Saraki, govs, ACF, Sultan congratulate Muslims, seek prayers for peace
Amosun, Ishaku preach righteousness, unity
Fayose, Obaseki preach peace, justice during Sallah
PFN felicitates with Muslims, urges tolerance
APC berates Ayade over unpaid gratuities
Eyes of the world on Ekiti, says US
Three suspected kidnappers killed in Taraba
Rivers APC arming thugs to disrupt LG elections — Wike
EFCC ignoring UK advice on 2019 polls – Secondus
Atiku to speak on restructuring
Convention: APC releases guidelines for appeals, panel begins sitting
Ogun West ready for leadership —Akinwande
Mimiko rejoins LP, urges youths to be politically active
15 presidential candidates cleared for Zimbabwe’s July elections
Avoiding a freeze on your business account
We’re working to deal with unemployment problem – Osinbajo
We’ll be fair to all regions in project execution – FG
Farming: FG, firm sign pact for 10,000 tractors
FG disburses loans to 4,000 Edo SMEs
Corruption ruining Nigeria’s economy –FUTA don
Ambode, Fashola, Dalung to cheer Eagles
World Cup: We will top Group D, boasts Musa
Ekong kicks off fund-raising campaign
Salah confirmed fit for Uruguay tie
World Cup: Eagles physically, mentally ready to battle Croatia —Rohr
Female pupils more likely to be bullied than males – Survey
Rotary Club donates furniture to Lagos school
Provost decries large population of ‘accidental’ teachers in schools
Introduce friendly policies for child education, UNICEF tells FG
Common entrance: Commissioner kicks against registration of underage children
Yejide girls win Ibadan quiz, debate competition
Sylvester Stallone under probe for sexual assault
Charmee, Lese join Idol Records
Why I’m performing free at 2018 Make Music Lagos – Vector
Diarrhoea kills six in Niger — Official
Apple steps up encrytion to thwart police cracking of iPhones
EDITORIAL: Arms proliferation and corruption
June 12: A postscript
Eunice Lemo: Tribute to a mother, mentor and friend


Wike Accuses APC of Arming Thugs to Disrupt Rivers LG Polls
Russia 2018: Russia Thumps Saudi Arabia 5-0
Court Adjourns GTBank, Innoson Appeal Suit for Ruling
Boko Haram Leader, Shekau’s Mother Reveals Her Relationship with Her Son
Witness Says Demoted EFCC Director not Author of Libellous Publication
Ekiti APC Kicks as Gunmen Kill Member
Police Arrest Two Suspected killers of Abuja `Missing Woman’
Nigerian Media Code of Election Coverage Receives High Endorsement
2019: Ezeife Leads Party Members on Deadly Oath
Keyamo: I Will Use Maina Scandal to Campaign for Buhari
Anti-corruption: PDP Urges Buhari to Prove His Sincerity With Oshiomhole’s Case
Atiku to Speak on Restructuring at Hall of Grace Awards
Again, CBN Intervenes with Fresh $343 Million
Firm Records N1bn Loan Disbursement in One Year
SEC Advised Investors against Patronising Illegal Investment Schemes
ReadyBargains Unveils Online Platform
Nigeria, Others Lose $160tr Due to Earning Gaps
Nigeria Loses $5bn Annually to Lopsided Bilateral Agreements
‘I Have Passion for Interior Design’
CCD Calls for Full Implementation of Special Persons Law
‘Visibility is Our Next Major Goal’
Suru Ventures Seeks Intervention on AMCON’s Persistent Harassments
Nigerians Tasked on Fervent Prayers as ‘And the Enemies Submitted’ Holds LIFESTYLE AND INFERTILITY (Part 1)
Saving One Million Lives and Push Towards UHC
Energy Giant, Aiteo, Sponsors Hit Theme Song for Nigeria’s World Cup Campaign
Russia Upholds Tradition with 5-0 Wallop of Saudis in Opener
Russia Soars High Despite Short, Unexciting Opening Ceremony
Buhari’s Dual Loyalty

The Nation

Buhari to Nigerians: stop glorifying thieves
Importers with Chinese Yuan invoices to pay less
Shekau’s mum: I’ve not seen him for 15 years
6,800 delegates for APC convention
51 families of slain policemen get N29m
Eagles mentally, physically ready, says Rohr
Russian 2018: Floundering Eagles takes on the World
Ahmed preaches love at Sallah
Fayemi promises to rescue electorate from ‘Fayose’s hardship’
FRSC deploys over 3500 personnel
Secondus accuses EFCC of persecuting PDP states
‘I killed my married lover to take her Acura SUV’
Governors advise Nigerians on spiritual rebirth, tolerance, unity
Osun aspirant to match Ambode’s performance
Adebule preaches tolerance, peaceful existence
Ramadan blues at Danfodiyo varsity
Super Eagles printed on Star new bottle
Falcons Should Have Modelled Eagles Jersey – Oshoala
Russia stuns Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener
Eagles Will Get N18M for Every Goal Not Replied – Aiteo
Russia wallop Saudi Arabia 5-0 as 2018 World Cup begins
Video review system makes World Cup debut
‘PDP can’t bounce back in Oyo’
Group backs Bafarawa for president in 2019
‘Buhari has performed well in three years’
Faze, 2baba my role model -Tomessi
Omo-Oba Music set for album launch
Celebs turn up for #Tajugoestoschool
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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) and Effects on Fertility
‘Albinos are human’
‘Deal with rats in your environment’
FarePay wins Utility Payment Cards award
Transcorp appoints new ED
Nigeria’s agric export earnings N5b, says Ogbeh
NCAA: airlines’ ticket sale hits N505b

The Sun

JUST IN: Offa bank robbery: Police arrest five more suspect
Boko Haram: How Shekau became terrorist –Mum
Rivers LG poll: Wike accuses APC of violent plot
Alleged fraud: Activist sues EFCC, Oshiomhole
Eid-el-Fitri: Govs, CAN, ACF felicitate with Muslims
…Obaseki, Amosun, Ajimobi urge love, peaceful co-existence
Eid-el-Fitr: Senate, govs congratulate Muslims, call for sustained prayers
Sustain the virtues of Ramadan, Kalu charges Muslims
Why I visited neighbouring countries in 2015 –Buhari
APC settles for consensus
•Buhari directs zones to present preferred candidates for endorsement Rivers LG poll: Wike accuses APC of violent plot
• We’ve no stake in election –APC
2019 elections: Work together, Britain urges EFCC, INEC
Implement $22bn Brass LNG, refinery projects, Dickson urges Buhari
Russia bans Nigerians from carrying live chicken to Kaliningrad Stadium
Ekong kicks off World Cup fund-raising campaign
Ball from Space used in World Cup opening match
Philadelphia sports broadcasting icon Al Meltzer dies at 89
Grenfell Tower fire: Minute’s silence marks one-year anniversary
Israel bombed Iranian-backed militias in Syria – Netanyahu
EDITORIAL: Happy Eid-el-Fitri
June 12 and other matters
Act with the fierce urgency of now
Buhari’s June 12 proclamation and vilification of Obasanjo
World Cup: My money on Brazil
It’s all over with Obasanjo
On June 12 we must stand

Daily Trust

Buhari: Reforming Nigeria comes with pains
Villagers block Yola-Gombe road to protest killing of kinsman by soldiers
Nigeria committed to infrastructural development – SGF
Friday is Sallah – Sultan
Eid El-Fitr: Yobe places 12 hours vehicular restriction
Eid-el-Fitr: CAN, DPC felicitate with Muslims
Youth political participation and decision making
Gun spokeswoman attacks Chimamanda stance on chivalry
Mikel Obi: It’s going to be tough against Croatia, Iceland, Argentina
Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles are ready for Croatia
Gun spokeswoman attacks Chimamanda stance on chivalry
Ibadan Imam defies NSCIA, observes eid prayer
‘Ethnic jingoist behind INEC chair’s sack call’
I’ve not seen my son for 15 years – Shekau’s mother
EFCC frustrating projects execution in PDP states — Secondus
UNICEF wants paid paternity leave
Kano plans stakeholder conference on drug abuse
Immigration service loses senior officer
UNICEF wants paid paternity leave
Mimiko’s return excites Labour Party
.. Says 2019 turn of youths to rule Nigeria
Russia pummel Saudi Arabia in World Cup opener.
Mikel ready to ‘carry’ Eagles on his back.
Rohr: Eagles physically, mentally ready for Croatia
CBN offers incentives on Yuan invoice after US rate hike
Airline operators suspend VAT remittance
10 ships arrive Lagos ports with petrol, fertiliser
.5 things to do this Sallah
FCTA bans importation of fresh meat
Eid celebration: Passengers struggle for tickets at Abuja airport
Scandals galore as judiciary becomes direct threat to electoral democracy
Need for Arewa narrative abroad
Oniyangi, the emerging dark horse in Kwara politics
What the Shariah rules when Eid falls on Friday
Ghana gets WHO validation for eliminating trachoma
Editorial: Happy Sallah


Buhari assures mutual relations with other countries
Pandemonium in Osogbo as fuel tanker goes up in flames inside filling station
APC belongs to committed members ―el-Rufai
Why I left PDP for LP ―Mimiko
MTN fine: PDP faults Buhari on N1bn lawyers fee
Geidam decrees no movement for Sallah prayers
Oyo LG poll: Tribunal holds inaugural sitting, fixes June 20 for petitions hearing
Fayose preaches peace, justice during Sallah
Ekiti guber: US consul promises effective monitoring
Atiku, Makarfi, Turaki greet Nigerians at Sallah
Nigerian herbal medicine receives boost
Eid-el-Fitri: Ajimobi, Oyo Speaker urges Nigerians to shun divisive tendencies
EFCC biased against PDP states ―Secondus
7 men in court over alleged diesel theft
CBN boosts retail forex market with $343.06mFAAN pledges safe, healthy airport environment
Ministry of transport inaugurates committee for HIV/AIDS in aviation
Experts to deliberate on aviation development July 14
World’s Best Teacher award winner urges teachers to apply for global prize
UNILAG sexual harassment claim: VC insists victim must show up
OAU matriculates 8,158, warns students against vices
At TETFund, we’ve entrenched accountability, transparency in our operations —Baffa
EDITORIAL: Dan-Ali’s call on grazing laws
June 12: Letter MKO could have written to Buhari
How Ondo is resuscitating the dying art of cloth-weaving
Celebrating a publishing professional par excellence
Passion for education and a girl-child’s tribulations
Understanding the influence of love
The difference between APC and P
Infection, antibiotics in pregnacy can cause cataracts in children!
How not to float a new national carrier

The Guardian

Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Fitr, as Ramadan fasting ends
Super Eagles must fall, Croatia striker declares
Nigeria’ll deepen ties with allies, Buhari assures envoys
Nwabueze flays Buhari’s new Democracy Day declaration
INEC will announce Ekiti poll’s results in Ado-Ekiti, says REC
Governors urge unity, spiritual rebirth, justice, others
TUC, Makarfi want end to insurgency, others, DAPPMA assures Nigerians of fuel availability
Alake, Obasa charge Muslims on love, Ibadan imam observes prayers
Ekiti, Kogi police, OPSH deploy security personnel to prayer grounds, caution hoodlums
Winners of Glo ‘GO Russia’ promo depart for Russia
Mikel, Ighalo help team win mini tournament as Eagles hit Kaliningrad
Star Lager releases ‘limited edition bottles’ in honour of Super Eagles
Spectranet announces data bonanza to support Super Eagles
Iker Casillas, Russian supermodel parade World Cup trophy at opening ceremony
Super Eagles and lowered expectations in Russia
NCAA to review two planes’ requirement for commercial airlines
How Visa is driving financial inclusion in Nigeria’
Specta online platform advances N2bn loans in four months
NCC urges GSM subscribers to use 622 toll-free-line for complaints
Super Eagles and lowered expectations Buhari’s Greek gifts
June 12 presidential election anniversary – Part 4
Yearning for Super Eagles of 94
Ambode at 55: Lowers his voice, raises his logic!
Lagos Assembly, CSOs harp on good governance
6,800 delegates to attend APC convention
PDP flays presidency, APC over N1tr MTN fine
Amid rising tension, Rivers prepares for council poll
ALTON seeks policy breather for ailing CDMA
Nigeria matches slowly to IPv6 visibility on internet
Experts proffer ways to protect ICT users against cyber attacks
Startimes launches video streaming service in Nigeria


Mbazulike Amaechi Accuses Igbo Leaders Of Betraying IPOB, Other Pro-Biafra Agitators
Hand-Assembly Of Most Powerful Jaguar Begins
Rohr Courts Russian Support For Eagles
Senate Seeks SON’s Return To Ports
4 Nigerians, 2 Ghanaians In Prison Custody Over Oil Theft
Save Us From Hunger, Death, Disengaged Workers Beg Ikpeazu
Army Laments Rising Cases Of IED Use In Southeast
Ruling Class Can’t Save Nigeria—JAF
Rohr: Eagles Mentally Ready For Croatia
Lagos: From Sloganeering To Actioneering
Adewole Urges Nigerians To Be Voluntary Blood Donors
Other Opinions
Return To PDP: Saraki, Kwankwaso, Goje, Tambuwal Run Into Storm
APC Chair: Oshiomhole Surviving Last-Minute Intrigues
2019: Delta APC Governorship Aspirant Kicks Against Zoning
Abia Gov’s Wife Laments Rising Cases Of Rape, Prostitution, Baby Factories
Osinbanjo Hails Obaseki, Commissions 1,727 Housing Units In Edo
Prove your allegation EFCC challenges Secondus
Boko Haram leader, Shekau’s mother speaks: Everyone knows a mother’s love for her son, but…
Again herdsmen attack Benue, kill 2 brothers, 3 others
Sultan declares Friday Eid-el-Fitr
Nigeria ‘ll continue to deepen relationship with her allies – Buhari
Apostle Suleiman at war with his biological father over PMB, APC
Yola court passes death sentence on 5 men for killing herdsman
No plan to postpone APC convention – Ndoma-Egba
New York sues Trump for ‘illegal conduct’ at family foundation
July 14 we would be in Ekiti, won’t let the people down, U.S consul assures
Rohr courts Russian support for Eagles
Rohr: Eagles mentally ready for Croatia
Ambode, Fashola, Dalung in Russia for Eagles
…we are here to go for the World Cup 2018 says Ramos
Eagles, Croatia battle for life in group of death
Police arraign man for maltreating his wife
My child’s father wants us back
Bode Blaq silently claiming homefront in alternative music
Robbie Williams kicks off World Cup 2018 with obscene gesture
5th AFRIMA introduces 4 new award categories
Super Eagles traditional wear designer unveiled
Goodluck Jonathan, Gov. Wike, Wizkid, others for Peace Achievers Awards
Police invade kidnappers’ den, kill 3 in Taraba
Yabatech admits 14,912
NIBRRI blames frequent Mokwa bridge collapse on poor designs
Rising wave of e-frauds puts economy at risk
Onuoha calls for ethnic diversity on Nigerian campuses,

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