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News Headlines June 17, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines June 17, 2018. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Punch

When I remarried, many girls, married women left my church — Anselm Madubuko
Oshiomhole says Abiola declined NLC offer for freedom
Fleeing Anambra gay principal owns shrines, church — Investigation
Drunken Nigerian fan thrown out of Moscow apartment
Why Buhari won’t arrest Obasanjo
Niger Delta queens demand harsh sanctions for rapists, traffickers
Expelled ex-student leader apologises to RUN VC over comment
Best brains in varsities, private practice should prosecute corrupt officials — Oyewo
Mercy planned to travel abroad after studies — Sister of Taraba nursing student raped to death
Lagos residents hail creation of viewing centres
Anxiety over Buhari’s health inspired law limiting VP’s tenure — Ogunye
I didn’t believe priest who predicted I’d be great —Elizade founder, Michael Ade. Ojo
APC convention: Govs, leaders fight over key offices, zoning under threat
Air force jets bomb Benue villages
nPDP members will be worse off if they dump APC – ACF vice-chair
Politicians’ thugs kill people, label killers herdsmen – Defence spokesman
FG taking us for granted, Niger Delta patience running out –Clark
Why we didn’t follow Mimiko to LP — Aides
Total blackout hits Nigeria as power grid collapses
World Cup 2018: Oghenekaro Etebo divides opinion on Twitter
Family, LAUTECH disagree on Adeleke’s autopsy
Gunmen kill two, abduct one in Benue
Four die in Ogun crashes
We’re monitoring murder trial of Alizee’s Danish husband –Family lawyer
Reps, CSOs lambast Presidency for rapport with sacked SGF
PDP lists guidelines for presidential aspirants, demands N12m for forms
ACN asked me to lie, become 2007 deputy gov —Agbaje
We’re expecting Buhari’s letter on June 12, Abiola –Reps
‘Abiola’s honour won’t stop restructuring agitation’
Learn from someone who has done it before –Olusayo Adenaike
Investors lose N2tn as stock market wobbles
More job opportunities exist in property devt – Adekola
Faulty systems: 42 people electrocuted in five months
Facebook, Google and the media industry
NSIA revives 11 fertilizer plants with N36bn
Mum stopped beating us the day I fainted after a slap — Olutoyin Olakunrin’s daughter
Supporters protest neglect, attack NFF
Eagles fail to fly, succumb to Croatia 2-0
Messi misses penalty as Iceland hold Argentina
World Cup in Russia…. Tit Bits
Common entrance: Commissioner kicks against registration of underage children
Doctors declared Ras Kimono fit three weeks to death – Manager
I’ve tried several times to settle 2face, Blackface conflict –Faze
Girls twerking on stage don’t excite me –Patoranking
I’ve settled with Terry G –AY.com
I’m not on break –Sean Tizzle
I was always broke when I was with Five Star Music – Skiibii
A big stomach is bad for your health
Afterbirth depression traceable to family history — Expert
Heart disease death rate in men at 40 years doubles – Cardiologist
My interest in tech started from a cybercafé
EDITORIAL: Tackling epidemic of stroke, heart disease
What’s your brand identity at work?
Not too poor to run


I’ll Deploy My Negotiating Skills to Resolve APC Crisis, Says Oshiomhole
Akinrinade: Buhari Must Change Nigeria’s Security Architecture
US Activist to Chimamanda: Go and Concentrate on Nigeria’s Problems
Nigeria, One of Least Safe Countries in the World
World Cup: US, UK Warn of Terrorists’ Attacks in Russia
2019: Don’t Incite Supporters, Emir of Kano Cautions Politicians
Issues That May Shape 2019 Presidential Election
Messi Misses Penalty as Iceland Hold Argentina
2019: Looters Opposing Buhari’s Second Term, Says Orji Kalu
Buhari’s Govt Most Transparent in Nigeria So Far, Says Enang
Nigerians Must Rally Around Saraki, Senate, Says Nwaoboshi
FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange Market Records N54.9tn Turnover in 4 Months
Dwindling Fortunes of Nigeria’s Aviation Industry
US Fed Rate Hike and Options for Nigeria
Kola Adesina: Solution to Nigeria’s Power Crisis Lies with Govt, Operators and…
Now that Recession Rain is Over
Before Offa Robbery Sinks into Politics
And Dariye Wept!
On Dismissed Police Officers
Model Munroe Bergdorf is Beating the Odds as a Transgender Woman of Colour
No More Under Pressure
African Drum Festival: A Global Convergence for Cultural Reintegration
Croatia Clip Eagles’ Wings 2 – 0
Ikoyi Club 1938 Team Dominates at Swimfest in Germany
Messi Misses Penalty as Iceland Hold Argentina
Korean Centre Promotes 68 Taekwondo Students
Of June 12 ‘Saints’ and ‘Sinners’…
Editorial: Democracy And The Autonomy Law

The Nation

Deadlock in nPDP over defection plan
APC convention: 19 aspirants disqualified
Four dead, 10 injured in Ogun road accidents
Nigerian sues Canadian govt for $10m over 8-month detention
2019: I’ve not resigned as NIMASA DG, says Peterside
Mother of two retrieved from eight metre python
Moghalu plans N1tr Venture Capital Fund for entrepreneurs
‘Assess competence of INEC boss, not ethnic origin’
Congresses: Oke Ogun zone declares support for Ajimobi
Bayelsa to complete Cargo Airport by August
Order IGP to unseal our office, Peace Corps begs Buhari
Air Force hits Boko Haram fighters
Honour Okadigbo’s memory, group tells Buhari
Navy arrests eight, seizes 100, 000 litres of illegally refined diesel
Osun 2018: Defining the stake
SUPER EAGLES WORLD CUP MEMOIRS: The good, the bad, the ugly
EMMANUEL DANJUMA ATTAH: My unforgettable world cup moments
SANI KAITA: World Cup is priceless
IRVIN AND MACLAREN: From U-12s to the World Cup
Nigeria 0–2 Croatia: Etebo shines as Croats tame Eagles
Update: Croatia 2- 0 Nigeria
World Cup: Brave Eagles Lose 2-0 to Croatia
Delta South: Between Uduaghan, Manager and Diden
‘Okorocha does not determine what happens in Imo APC’
Nwosu and Option A4 legacy
Osinbajo, Obaseki partner to give Edo life-changing projects
Amnesty office to take over furniture firm

The Sun

Gen. Williams hits Buhari, Obasanjo
Why Rivers LG Poll Was Peaceful –Wike
Curbing insecurity vital to Buhari’s re-election – Izuogu
Buhari lacks capacity to be president –Tanko Yakasai
Super Eagles slump in opener
Insecurity: We’ll shutdown Nigeria for 2 days – Archbishop Chukwuma
2019: What god told me about Buhari and Atiku – Prophet Olagunju
I want bigger butt –Imabong Amospeter, actress
Abiola’s June 12 honour: We won’t thank Buhari –Afenifere
Southern leaders insist on restructuring
…As Ohanaeze inaugurates new Lagos Exco
Autonomy: Buhari hero of democracy –Nasarawa speaker
Abia acting CJ promises magistrates better office
2019: The debates, treaties on election-induced violence
No vacancy in Aso Rock, Kalu tells Lamido
■ Berates Obasanjo over letters
Why Rivers LG Poll Was Peaceful –Wike
■ Lauds security agencies, RSIEC
Mass housing: Chinese firms to invest $300m in Nigeria
Super Eagles slump in opener
Ndidi credits mum for World Cup story
Ronaldo: Eagles must be better organized
20 die in Afghan’s suicide attack
Chile police raid Catholic Church offices amid sex abuse scandal
Enugu royal fathers endorse Ugwuanyi for second term
Curbing insecurity vital to Buhari’s re-election – Izuogu
EDITORIAL: Jega’s advice on 2019 elections
Why Pykure Capsules and ointment are effective for piles –Atuchukwu
Why matcha is good for your health
Why must I exercise?
I want bigger butt –Imabong Amospeter, actress
Pegi: Abuja community under siege
Robbers, herdsmen rob, kill residents on daily basis
Why we are championing local content –Lee engineering
Early-morning gridlock on Third Mainland Bridge worries motorists
•Lagos residents want govt to build layby after bridge
Adebayo Adedeji and Africa’s ideology of development
‘My husband is very childish’
What if your husband wants a DNA test for his children?
The hypocrisy of June 12
Gimmicks, symbols and substance
June 12, Buhari and Trump
Why are you jealous?
“She’s baby mama, family friend, ex-lover but hopes to be wife!”

Daily Trust

After fleeing Zamfara, IDPs go through hell in Katsina
2019: Why re-run elections may come with problems
Return to your communities, Buratai tells IDPs
Reminiscences with Aisha Pamela Sadauki
Russia 2018 : Maigari, Toro say there is still hope for Super Eagles
Russia 2018: Rohr blames “some mistakes” for Eagles’ loss
Heavy downpour, low turnout mar Rivers LG election
Unfulfilled campaign promises pitfalls for govs second term bids
Russia 2018: Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0
Katsina emir seeks laws on drug abuse
Unfulfilled campaign promises pitfalls for govs second term bids
Lagos 2019: Ambode walks a tight rope
2019 is chat to lifetime- Ex-CBN deputy governor
Team Black Wins Hawaii Invitational Polo Classic
Uber moves against drowsy driving among driver-partners
TECNO gains market share with Camon series
Gun spokeswoman attacks Chimamanda stance on chivalry (with video)
FCTA bans importation of fresh meat
Abubakar Sadiq Isah
Eid celebration: Passengers struggle for tickets at Abuja airport
Why Buhari won’t arrest Obasanjo
Sonala Olumhense
Need for Arewa narrative abroad
Editorial : The Trump-Kim Summit
Jigawa farmers apprehensive over dry spell


Wahab Dosunmu, Adeniji Adele And My Role In Abiola’s Declaration In Epetedo — Onitiri, Lagos Chief
June 12 Recognition: Abiola’s Canonization As Buhari’s Tsunami
Mr. President Steps Away From Being Nigeria’s Greatest Leader Ever
Moses, Iheanacho, Mikel Key To Eagles Success, Says Taribo West
Suicide Candidates Everywhere, They Want To Die Anyhow!
Nollywood Divas On The Right Side Of 40
ATTEMPTED MURDER: Six Months After, Those Who Tried To Kill My Husband Are Walking Free – Housewife
World Cup Jamboree
JUNE 12: The Intrigues Behind Annulment, By Humphrey Nwosu, Electoral Commission Chair
Attitude Matters, Not Result, Says Rohr
Amosun’s Performance: Ogun People Will Return APC To Power In 2019 — Ogun SSG
Smart And Analytical, I Consult Asiwaju Bola Tinubu On Virtually All Issues – Fola Tinubu
Again, Where Is Nnamdi Kanu?
I’m Okay With Sex Scenes – Purfcie Conna
Juliet Ibrahim Hints Reasons On Split With Boyfriend, Iceberg Slim?
4Our Arms Don’t Match Your Guns, But We Can Kill You With ‘Juju’ …Private Guards Tell Navy Men
I Was Heartbroken! Onyegbule, CPS To Kogi Governor, Tells Her Preterm Baby Story
Suicide candidates everywhere, they want to die anyhow!
APC National Chairman : The Oshiomhole we know, by Tinubu, Amosun, El-Rufai, Bagudu, others
June 12 mishap in the US : Papa Enahoro watched helplessly as wife nearly died after falling in snow — Activist Lanre Banjo
EFCC, Abuja businessman trade accusations
How we’re repositioning Nigeria for greatness, by Lai Mohammed
Journalist’s sibling, one other killed as gunmen storm Zaki-Biam
Croatia creates problem for Nigeria in Kaliningrad
Wike shuns voting as apathy, calm mark Rivers LG polls
Illegal blood bank in Lagos
Hamza al-Mustapha calls Falana a liar
World Cup Jamboree
Uzoho is calm, says Mikel
What you expect from your marriage is not what you often get!

The Guardian

 APC Convention: Presidency, govs in last minute troubleshooting
Fathers’ Day: Children eulogise fathers, want education prioritised
Far-right terror threat on the rise in Britain
 Nine years after Boko Haram, peace returns to Borno council areas
Air Task Force kills terrorists in Borno
Rivers LG poll violence-free, marred by voter apathy 
Group marks International Day for family, salutes Nigerians in diaspora
Gunmen kill two, abduct another in Benue settlement
Ogun FRSC commences legal action against Iyare Motors
 Five lessons learned from Nigeria's loss to Croatia
Player ratings: How Super Eagles 'suffered' against Croatia
Brazil, Germany take centre stage in today’s fixtures
France, Peru enjoy VAR overrule penalty at World Cup
Salah declared fit for clash against Russia
The hard road to Russia
 Eid al-Fitr: The Feast After The Fast
 APC: Priming for stormy convention
Tasking INEC on fidelity of 2019 poll
Constituents receive Senator Aidoko’s sack with subdued relief
Buhari’s government most transparent – Enang
 Solid minerals: Still a long way to unearthing nature’s endowment  
Azobu: Right policy, investment in critical infrastructure crucial to solid minerals exploitation
Alatise: We must prioritise minerals needed for industrialisation, infrastructure requirements
 With Future World, Niger Delta’s challenges receive global attention
African literature, the English Language and the nation - Part 2
In Ibadan Media City, culture, technology collide
Nollywood is an expression of grassroots, popular culture, a true revolution
 Medication: Knowing where and how to buy drugs


Fears heighten over economy as Buhari signs N9.12trn 2018 budget Tuesday
APC National Covention: 19 aspirants risk disqualification —Okorocha
Dapchi kidnap: How Dapchi girls died, buried —Report
AHEAD national convention: APC leaders go for broke
Exco harmonisation crisis: Oyo PDP postpones LG tour
80 stores destroyed in fresh Ogbe-Ijoh inferno
Mimiko’s Labour Party return commended
‘Why fathers should be celebrated’
Day Of African Child:Obiano’s wife, Speaker seeks advocate tougher sanctions against abuse
Glo felicitates Nigerian men
Fathers Day: Fathers laments difficulties over responsibilities at home front in Osun
Osun 2018: I’ll emphasise local content devt, Akinbade assures
LASTMA dismisses 24 over misconduct, loses 10 to public attacks
Buhari’s government most transparent —Enang
Stakeholders brainstorm, as EnergyNet holds 20th AEF in Mauritius
Churches must hold members in politics accountable —Bishop Ademola
Humble beginning, 15 months in the womb: My life story is to tell others there is hope in Jesus —Prophet T.B. Joshua
Sacrifice, endurance, patience are key to making marriages work —Mrs Kuponu
Russia 2018: Super Eagles’ll qualify for semi-finals —Prophet Oladipupo
June 12: Not a play acted by saints
Singah debuts with Teyamo
Danny S shoots Ege video with Unlimited LA
Clevatee out with tongue twister, titled kyrpo Kyrpo
As Lasun Yussuff finally cleared the dust on his APC membership
Ekiti governorship: A peep into the various political parties
We are determined to promote healthcare services in rural areas —Adebutu
APC convention: Dawn of a new era…?
Anybody can beat Buhari in next year’s election —Turaki, PDP presidential aspirant
Nyame, Dariye and the lessons of power
VOICE OF COURAGE Selected speeches of Obafemi Awolowo (Vol 2)

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