NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOR FRIDAY 6TH JANUARY, 2017.

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NEW TELEGRAPH
Iworiso – Markson : Democracy must be given chance to survive, flourish
Nothing incriminating found in my house – Patience
Ma’am: Three ways to fight back By: FUNKE EGBEM
Telecoms: Our $1bn rollout project on course, says Ntel
NCC: Internet users decline to 92.4m in November
Forget recession, Carnival Calabar is it!
A Christmas miracle
Army rescues Chibok schoolgirl with baby
Cashless: Monthly POS transactions hit N81bn
Construction of towers to crash prime office rents
Edo stirs job creation agenda with seaport vision
Osun to host agric exhibition in Q1 2017
Agric
Nigeria’s mobile money market hits N44.9bn monthly –Study
A season of political prophecies
Terrorism: Reps move to curb sources of funds
NFF inaugurates Nigeria Women Football League board
Ranieri ready to unleash Ndidi on Everton
Ighalo may join Tevez at Shanghai Shenhua
Why Funke Akindele Bello chose third Lagos mansion for lavish party
Entertainment comes with stigma –Praiz
Why I defrauded my company of N22m – Salesman
Hajj 2017: FG declares preference for first-time pilgrims
Atiku, Okowa ’ s largesse tears Delta APC apart
Militants running out of patience , Clark tells FG
Imo pensioners block road leading to Government House
Harrysong Denies Secret Marriage to Ex- Girlfriend, Harriet Edide
Parental obesity impacts child’s analytical, social skills – Study
South Africa’s ingratitude
Cult members kill barber
When the hunter becomes game
Obiano increases Anambra communities’ grants to N4bn
Kalu hosts ex-political appointees
Etisalat Prize for Literature announces 2016 shortlist
Buhari orders quick action to end crisis
Customs intercepts N893.87m contraband

NATION
Assembly okays death penalty for kidnappers

Chibok schoolgirl found with six-month-old baby
Buhari orders actions against Southern Kaduna violence
Private investors for Lekki, Ikorodu, Sagamu road, others
Wike rejects IGP’s stand on beheaded policemen
MMM issues instructions to subscribers ahead resumption
CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:Eguma: Rivers Utd will get tip on AS Real Bamako
Ogoni clean up: MOSOP seeks quick replacement for minister
A bash for 250 widows in Enugu
Osun magistrates threaten strike unless Oluwo is arrested
Iheanaco, Iwobi, Oshoala, Falcons emerge Africa’s best
Between Onicha-Olona kingship crisis and century old curse
Community honours Obiano’s man
‘Colon cancer is treatable, preventable’
Defence spokesman: we’ll not reveal whereabouts of other Chibok girls
Court reinstates two sacked FUNAAB lecturers
Ecobank chief says lender on path to leadership
‘We’ll make Aba hot for criminals’
Fire destroys Coca-Cola depot in Uyo
Southern Kaduna
Defence spokesman: we’ll not reveal whereabouts of other Chibok girls
Court reinstates two sacked FUNAAB lecturers
Lalong: we share in the pain of fallen heroes
Navy: medical outreach for better rapport with civilians
Ex-Ebonyi lawmakers, chairmen to earn monthly stipends
ICPC stops university from exploiting students
PANDEF condemns Fed Govt’s ‘orchestrated’ attacks on Jonathan
Opposition parties pass vote of confidence in Tambuwal
Ayade hails Army’s resilience against Boko Haram
Yenagoa FMC doctors suspend strike after 50 days
Varsity to establish 4 agric training centres in Kebbi
EIA should be included in UNILAG’s infrastructure development – Don
CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:Eguma: Rivers Utd will get tip on AS Real Bamako
Iheanaco, Iwobi, Oshoala, Falcons emerge Africa’s best
Rohr confirms Tyronne Ebuehi’s allegiance to Nigeria
Eguakun will improve Rivers Utd, says Eguma
Gombe Utd players get cash boost
Tornadoes’ Hussaini Isah eyeing top three spot
Agency empowers 85 orphans with skills
Here comes Nigeria’s rice revolution
CBN sells N173b T-Bills, fixed income securities’ yields rise
ILO: Global youth unemployment rose by 13.1% in 2016
Fuel scarcity disrupts Arik Air’s flights
Nigeria’s oil production disruptions dip OPEC’s output

DAILY TRUST
Recession: Private jets ownership drops by 50%
Oil prices rise to $57 as Saudi Arabia discusses supply cuts
Forex scarcity: Naira weakens against major currencies
Midnight fire destroys N3bn property at Nnewi Timber market – Association
2 Chinese, 1 Nigerian remanded for exporting prohibited items
I was not removed, I finished my assignment – SGF
Foreign airlines reject Kaduna airport
Recession: Private jets ownership drops by 50%
Oil prices rise to $57 as Saudi Arabia discusses supply cuts
Forex scarcity: Naira weakens against major currencies
FMC Yenagoa resident doctors suspend strike
Paralysis in Cross River “suspected polio” was only clubfoot
CISLAC receives 2016 Award for “exemplary lead”
Saraki gets Academy fellow award
Niger performs free eye surgeries on 3,000 patients
‘America’s greatness not an entitlement’ – Kerry replied Obama
Obama outlines achievements, regrets in goodbye memo
U.S. blacklists Osama bin Laden’s son as terrorist
Top U.S. intelligence officials reject Trump’s views on Russia hacks
156 media workers killed in 2016- report
2 soldiers bag life sentences over failed coup attempt
Obama reflects on his eight-year reign in last letter to Americans
Mahrez wins 2016 African Footballer of the Year
Pinnick charges board to uplift women league
Quadri, Dariwaye seal AJC places in Team Nigeria
Wikki focused on Nasarawa tie, says Ibrahim
Paris, Doha experience will help me excel – Sharubutu

VANGUARD
Wike, Ayade Pledge Support To Nigerian Army, Commend Gallantry
Boko Haram Link Saga: Army Lied, My Vice Not In Custody—Kaga LG Chair
Search For Credible Leaders: Presidency Insulting N-Delta —PANDEF
10m Children To Benefit From FG’s Schools Feeding Programme
MEGA PARTY: ADP Zones Positions, Submits Registration Documents Next Week
Security Advisory Council Against Vandalism Underway, Says NNPC
LG Waka Waka Dances Into Nigerian Market
Obaseki Attributes Nigeria’s Unity To Ex-servicemen’s Contributions
Osimhen Fits Into Our Philosophy, Says Wolfsburg Boss
Accidental Discharge: Presidential Villa Safe, Presidency Assures
NUPENG Shuts Down Total Plc Over Sacked Workers
Okorocha Is Owing Us 77 Months —Imo Pensioners
Kebbi Awards N935m For Erosion Control, Road Rehabilitation
Muslim Journalists Mentor Undergraduates For Media Career
Security Agencies Conducting 16 Operations Nationwide To Stem Kidnapping —DHQ
Ministerial Nomination: Faleke, Kogi APC Leaders Return To Trenches
Investors Lose N227.9bn On Stock Market In Three Days
Lagos Assembly Ratifies Death Penalty For Kidnappers If …
Abuja Airport Closure: Why We Chose Kaduna As Alternative – FG
PDP Leadership Tussle: Makarfi Wants A-Court To Deliver Reserved Judgment
Reptiles, Weed Take Over Abuja National Stadium As Sports Ministry Staff Abandon Offices
Embattled Osun Monarch’s Case For Withdrawal Today
Fayose’s Removal Plot: APC, PDP Trade Words
Troops Recover Another Chibok School Girl With Child
Nigeria Can’t Be Islamised – Osinbajo
Chibok Girls: Rakiya Abubakar’s Gives Hope That Other Abducted Girls “ll Return-Buhari
Deceased Actress, Iya Kike For Burial March 2 And 3
Who The President Of Nigeria Is? Dr. Muhammadu Buhari – Miss Anambra Contestant
Industry Nite Launches In Ekiti State
I’m Not Intimidated By A’List Artistes- D’Tac
Janet Jackson Gives Birth To First Child At 50
Ministerial Nomination: Faleke, Kogi APC Leaders Return To Trenches
Many PDP Govs’re Secretly Behind Sheriff – Dr. OjOugboh
Nigeria Can’t Be Islamised – Osinbajo
OBJ, Osinbajo, Gowon, Others Praised And Mocked For New Year Song
You’re Afraid Of Your Shadow, APC Replies Fayose
Reptiles, Weed Take Over Abuja National Stadium As Sports Ministry Staff Abandon Offices
FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Eagles’ll Not Lose Steam, Says Yusuf
Hayatou’s Probe: CAF Dismisses Allegation As False
Costa Explains Spat With Pedro
Mikel Now China Bound, To Earn N54m-a-week

THISDAY
Green Shoots Start to Sprout as External Reserves Hit $26.1bn
Finally, Buhari Condoles with Victims of Southern Kaduna Violence
Malaria Vaccine Passes Trial Test
FG Explains Choice of Kaduna During Planned Closure of Abuja Airport
Almost 1,000 Days After, Another Chibok Girl Rescued, President Welcomes Recovery
• Boko Haram is gone forever from Sambisa, DHQ insists • Women in Lake Chad forced into prostitution to survive, Says Red Cross
Malaria Vaccine Passes Trial Test
FG Explains Choice of Kaduna During Planned Closure of Abuja Airport
Sheriff-led PDP Faction Slams Shettima over Call for Proscription of Party
PDP: Fayose’s Impeachment will Consume Buhari’s Govt
Okowa’s Christmas Largesse Tears Delta APC Apart
Low Oil Prices Make Inland Basins Oil Exploration Cost Effective, Says…
CBN Sells N173bn Treasury Bills at Flat Rate
Vitafoam Recommends N125m Dividend for Shareholders
CBN Sells N173bn Treasury Bills at Flat Rate
Kie: Ecobank on the Path of Achieving Market Leadership
UK, China, South Africa Downgrade Loom for Moody’s
Customs May Lose 50% Revenue to Ban on Vehicles Importation
The Demonisation of Amosun
How to Effectively Defeat Boko Haram
Obidigbo: APGA Now a Privately Owned Entity
‘Why I’m Advocating for Private Broadcasting Day’
Supernatural Breakthroughs Beckon as Mgbidi 2017 Kicks off Today
Avance Media Releases Names of 2016 100 Most Influential Young South Africans
Ugwuanyi Commends ESUT Governing Council, Management
Access Bank Gives Back to Community
WHO: One Third of Health Facilities in Borno State Have Been Destroyed
Stopping Incessant Outbreaks of Lassa Fever
NIDS Alarmed over Increase in Infectious Diseases in Nigeria
Vita Foam Awards First Three Babies of the Year
RCCG Delivers New PHC to Ogun Community
Sharubutu Banks on Paris, Doha Marathon Experience to Excel
Tunisia Backs Home-based Players
Kante Urges Chelsea to Bounce Back
Woods to Open 2017 Season at Torrey Pines
Mahrez Crowned 2016 African Best Player
Iwobi Battles Mane, Toure for New African Soccer Award
Tunisia Backs Home-based Players
Kante Urges Chelsea to Bounce Back

PREMIUM TIMES
Buhari breaks silence on Southern Kaduna killings
President Buhari had faced fierce criticisms for his prolonged silence.
No need to shut Abuja airport for runway repair, airline operators tell Nigerian govt
Osun magistrates threaten strike if Iwo king is not arrested
Shot Dead By Robbers, 82-year-old ‘Mama G’ Begins Home Journey
Nigerian Presidency Explains ‘accidental’ Gunfire In State House
Bring Back Our Girls Group Confirms Identity Of Rescued Chibok Girl
“She is the 24th to return out of 219 missing ChibokGirls,” the group said.
Buhari Welcomes Recovery Of Another Chibok Schoolgirl
Journalist Arrested Allegedly On Orders Of Akwa Ibom Deputy Governor
Shun Rumours, Osinbajo Tells Religious Organisations
156 Media Workers Killed In 2016 – Report
Resident Doctors Ask Stakeholders To Prevail On Nigerian Govt To Prevent Strike
ICPC Stops Nigerian University From Extorting Money From New Students
Fani-Kayode Hails Appointment Of Ex-wife By Ghanaian President-elect
FUT Minna Expels 700 Students For Low Academic Performance, Vices
Ogun Governor’s Aide Resigns Amid Allegation Of Disloyalty
Amosun Appoints New Chief Of Staff, Head Of Service
Lagos Assembly Prescribes Death Penalty For Kidnappers
Nigerian Military Insists It Was Non-partisan In Rivers Re-run
Nigerian Govt Denies New Polio Claims In Cross River
Ebonyi Governor, Umahi, Announces Monthly Pay For Ex-lawmakers, Council Chairpersons
Boko Haram: Nigerian Military Arrests 1,400 Suspects In 8 Days – Official
GTBank’s Faux Pas And The Question Of A Customer Service Culture, By Simbo Olorunfemi
It Isn’t Sexy?: Re-visiting How We Take Education For Granted, By Adetola Salau
OBJ Vs Adenuga: A Memory, By Louis Odion
Obasanjo Vs Awujale: A Delayed Showdown, By Azu Ishiekwene
365 Days Of Urgency, By Okey Ndibe
A Look At The Biafra Question Beyond Nnamdi Kanu’s IPOB, By Majeed Dahiru
Oil Prices Rise To Approximately $57
Forex Scarcity: Naira Weakens Against Major Currencies
NUPENG Shuts Down Total Plc Over Sacked Workers
Fire Destroys Nigerian Bottling Company Depot In Uyo
BREAKING: Mahrez Emerges African Player Of The Year
Mahrez dethroned Pierre-Emerick AUBAMEYANG
Aisha Falode Inaugurated Board Chair Of Nigeria Women Football
Real Madrid Extend Unbeaten Run To 38 Games
Glo-CAF Awards: Iheanacho, Iwobi win big
U.S. blacklists Osama bin Laden’s son a terrorist
America’s military most powerful on earth – Obama

NIGERIAN PILOT
Ex-militant leader lampoons prophesies against Buhari, blasts Fayose
Everton sign 19yr-old Nigerian forward
FG stepping up vaccines opportunities for Nigerian children
CP Mustafa and the task of policing FCT
50-year old Janet Jackson gives birth to first child
Rivers CAN mourns victims of religious violence
Abuja group, sponsors calling for Fayose’s removal are jesters – Ekiti lawmakers
Don’t trade blame in 2017, Ben Bruce cautions Buhari
Court rejects Fayose’s request on seized assets
Polio outbreak: Kwara alerts traditional rulers on mobilisation
Customs rakes in N815.7bn in 2016
BOI commits N310bn in 5yrs to grow SMEs
CBN releases guidelines for Anchor Borrowers’ Programme
APC plotting to compromise judiciary to sack me – Fayose
N/Delta people suffering more than almajiris — Edwin Clark

SUN
Another Chibok girl found with baby
Army arrests 1,400 Boko Haram members as Aregbesola, Ayade hail routing of terroriists LG chief denies deputy…
No new case of polio in Nigeria, FG insists
How IBB tried to lure me to support June 12 annulment –Awujale
PDP not afraid of mega party -Uzodimma
Restructuring will lift Nigeria –Olatujoye
NNPC to constitute security advisory council on pipeline vandalism
NUPENG orders strike at Total fuel depots
Oil prices rise to $57 as S’Arabia mulls supply cuts
Mikel finally joins Chinese side, Tianjin TEDA
Glo-CAF Award: Mahrez, Oshoala named Africa’s best
EPL: Ndidi completes Leicester City move, banks on Musa to learn
After completing his first training session as a Leicester City player, Wilfred Ndidi believes he will learn…

COMPLETE SPORTS
Iwobi, Iheanacho Thrilled Winning Glo/CAF Awards
Mahrez Is African Player Of The Year; Oshoala Iheanacho, Iwobi Also Win
BREAKING: Mahrez, Oshoala Named African Players Of The Year
Osimhen Officially Presented By Wolfsburg, Vows To Work Hard
Ndidi: I Want To Learn, Achieve A Lot At Leicester
Cameroon Beat DR Congo In AFCON Friendly
Ranieri: Ndidi Cleared For Everton Clash, Different From Kante
Guardiola Clarifies Retirement Statement, Won’t Give Up On EPL Title
Quadri To Partner Egypt’s Assar At ITTF World Tour
FA Cup: Bilic Vows To Field Strong Team Vs Man City
Nigerian Youngster Lookman Completes £10m Everton Move
Future Awards Africa Recognises Complete Sports’ Solomon Ojeagbase
Mikel Set For Tianjin Medical, To Earn £140k Per Week
Ex-Eagles Striker Makinwa Gets AFCON Pundit Role At Fox
Akinwunmi: 2017 Will Be Great, Eagles Can Win 2018 World Cup
Souness Blames Moses, Azpilicueta For Chelsea Defeat Vs Spurs
Moses Struggles As Alli Brace Ends Chelsea’s Record Run
Rohr: Coaching Agali Made Me Respect Nigerian Players
Iwobi, Iheanacho Named As Subs In African Team Of 2016
FA Rescind Feghouli Red Card, Give Fernandinho Four-Match Ban
Iheanacho Welcomes Strike Rival Jesus To Man City

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PL: Zaza finished at West Ham – Bilic
PL: Saints skipper has asked for transfer
PL: Guardiola not going anywhere yet
Nigeria: Oshoala crowned best player
Afcon: Cameroon axe experienced defenders
Zaza finished at West Ham – Bilic
Saints skipper has asked for transfer
Guardiola not going anywhere yet
Kompany nearing first-team return
Lookman seals ‘dream move’ to Everton
Westbrook bags sixth triple-double
Lakers shoot down Rockets to launch new era
No 11 strikes a cord with Yi and Yao
Williams joins San Antonio Spurs staff
Bosh eyes return for Heat
Struggling Osasuna sack Caparros
Real eye unbeaten record v Granada
What has gone wrong at Valencia?
Prandelli ‘wanted five new signings’
Prandelli slammed for ‘giving up’ on Valencia
Boateng, Ozil trade jibes after Bayern draw Arsenal
Wenger seeking divine intervention
Bayern in mood for Arsenal
Arsenal draw Bayern, Barca get PSG
UCL Draw Live – join us!
Frings appointed Darmstadt manager
Rummenigge hails Bayern triumph
Hecking named as new Gladbach coach
Five lessons from the Bundesliga
Hertha pay tribute to market victims
Mahrez is African Footballer of the Year
Mahrez tipped for top Africa award
CAF gears for 25th year awards night
Mazembe coach departs for Tunisia
More African ‘greats’ of the future

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