NEWS HEADLINES FOR FRIDAY, JUNE 16TH, 2017.

369
PUNCH
Kidnapping: End of ‘Evans the Terrible
Kano APC expels Jibrin, embattled lawmaker kicks
Osun by-election: Sheriff presents PDP flag to Adeleke
PDP’ll not field candidates in 2019 ‘ Chime
APC BoT member drowns in Abuja flood
We’re not aware of move to recall Melaye ‘ INEC
Petrol price: FG rules out total deregulation
Naira to gain further on stock purchases ‘Analysts
Things to consider when opening your first student account
215MW Kaduna power plant gets zero gas supply
How customer experience and revenue link
FG hires 7,500 graduates to boost tax revenue
CBN to mop up N200bn from circulation
Inflation drops from 17.24% to 16.25% ‘ NBS
Transactions on FX investor window hit $2.2bn ‘ CBN
Global executives see uncertainty as growth opportunity ‘ EY
Amnesty office partner Calabar garment factory
Banks raise N26bn for agric/SMEs equity fund
Monetary policy too weak to reduce inflation ‘ NECA
Debt servicing compromising Nigeria’s development ‘ NGO
Gov’s wife inaugurates cassava factory in A’Ibom
Banks need to be customer-focused
Pan Nigeria redesigns Peugeot 301
Mouka opens customer service centre
MSMEs seek new development finance institution
Recession drags down Julius Berger’s profit by 256%
Group criticises telecom firms for dishonest offers
Managing your bank account
Cut interest rates, OPS tells CBN
TBWA advises small firms on branding
Most sought-after freelancing skills by employers
Poor infrastructure may hinder ease of doing business drive
Africa, next growth frontier and investment destination’ICCN
Osun urges SON to replicate standards club nationwide
CSCS puts assets at N27.13bn, equities gain N69bn
Start-up launches free foreign payment service
RusselSmith introduces safety awareness programme
CBN moves to check inflation, mops up N200bn from circulation
Fenerbahce set to offload Emenike, target Musa
Police arrest player, 30 others for robbery, kidnapping
Why I shunned PSG ‘ N’Golo Kante
Omagbemi’s nephew, other drown in ex-minister’s hotel pool
Family prepares for Joshua visit to Nigeria
Ndanusa seeks support for new tennis boss
Arsenal delegation visits NB
Mayweather, McGregor to fight in August
Nigeria Pitch award thrills FIFA agent
AFN poll: NAWIS insists on Collins
VANGUARD

Olamide Adenuga honoured with trail blazer award
Garlands for SP Oyin Giese-Adamu
Egina FPSO set to arrive Nigeria in August
N290bn unpaid salaries: Industrial unrest looms in Defence Ministry, others
Nigerians warned against unregistered packaged water
Quit Notice: Defend your oath of office, Northern youths tell political leaders
Ogoni hopes on indigenous oil company for devt
Ademola Adeleke never a member of APC ‘ Oyatomi
I’ll ensure Ika’s inclusion among oil producing comminities ‘Okoh
Food inflationary trend persists as Inflation eased to 16.25% in May ‘ NBS
AKEREDOLU: Anxiety mounts over delay in constituting cabinet
FG initiates nationwide tax awareness campaign
NBA appoints Prof Odinkalu SPIDEL chairman
FG rules out complete deregulation of oil sector
4 lifesaving tips for texting-walking
Lagos arrests notorious omo onile
NJC recall of suspended judges
Jibrin dismisses his purported expulsion
Dino: INEC not aware of any recall moves ‘ Publicity director
APC a party of lies, I was card-carrying member but not again ‘ Adeleke
Shareholders raise concerns over Lafarge Africa’s financial restructuring
Infrastructure deficiency, hindrance to 24 hours port operation order ‘ SIFAX Group
CBN to mop up N200bn with special TBs as Naira stable at N364/$
Banks earmark N26bn for investment in agric, SMEs
Hayat expands product line with two products
Guinness names Viola Graham-Douglas Corporate Relations Director
Apple finally breaks silence on technology for self driving cars
Infinix Mobility launches exclusive stores in 7 cities nationwide
Confeds Cup: Cameroon driven by Foe memory
Fenerbahce target Ahmed Musa
Banker pleads guilty in FIFA money laundering charge
Confederations Cup 2017: How participating teams qualified, players to watch
Everton seal 30 million deal for Pickford
I have been stereotyped in movies, says Mary Uranta
Davido’s ‘IF’ song causing harm to the Nigerian youths, says Patrick Doyle
AMAA 2017: Our plans, our expectations
Unending search for the owner of ‘I’m a Fan’ song
I Go Dye bags another honour alongside 24 other eminent Africans
Islam not only rational, it’s also natural ‘ ClearPath
Island Club, an example of religious tolerance ‘ Chair
UNIFEMGA to renovate OAU hall of residence Mosques
Observing I’tikaf
Edo to set up Hajj c’ttee, Muslim Welfare Board
Don’t buy dates to break fast, it’s a gift from S/Arabia ‘ Ag Ambassador, Mugram
Unending Presidency, Judiciary bickering over recall of suspended judges
Lagos: Who owns the land
Beyond ‘street protests and sit at home orders
Minimum wage, maximum wahala
Greed, cause of cyber crime ‘ Don
THE NATION
Quit notice: Okorocha, Uwazurike cool tensions
Ogba Zoo and Nature Park in throes of death
Acid attack: Court extends couple’s detention
Marital issues affected me at Leicester ‘ Musa
Osinbajo’s budget remark faulty, say Saraki, Dogara
Reps blow hot over Acting President’s comment
Bankers’ Committee: FX Window attracts $2.2b
Conduct tribunal chair may face fresh EFCC probe
Court okays partial secret trial for Dasuki
I’ll win Osun West by-election, says Adeleke
NUT endorses govt’s plan to sack uncertified teachers by 2018
Chief withdraws from Olubadan chieftaincy law review case
Group launches N500m Islamic Centre
500 get textile materials in Kebbi
ANJET, others decry proposed NIHOTOUR bill before NASS
NMA, PSN to tackle quackery
We’ll miss Osotimehin
Health reporters mourn Osotimehin
Drug and substance misuse: resist the temptation
AHI sensitises stakeholders on youth friendly services at PHCs
Ogun empowers young people
Stanbic IBTC Bank supports savings drive
Ban on imported sugar stays
Agric union adopts name
20 families win in Access Bank’s Family Fortune promo
Firm opens in Lagos
NLC leadership tours affiliate unions
Maize, Soy production get support
Shoprite reaffirms commitment to made-in-Nigeria products
90% of hospitality jobs casualised
Babatunde Osotimehin (1949 ‘ 2017)
Adieu, Abubakar Momoh
Restructure the National Theatre
The moo country
APC has no pact with AD, says ex-commissioner
Ikpeazu on course in Abia
THISDAY
Mutual Benefit Grows Underwriting Income, Posts N4.1bn Profit
FBN Holdings Improves Risk Management to Reduce NPLs
Stanbic IBTC Bank Supports Drive for Savings Culture
Kano APC Expels Abdulmumin Jibrin
Reverse Results of Lagos Council Primaries, Coalition Tells APC
In Honour of Olusola Saraki
In Philanthropy He Trusts
CBN Mops up N200bn in Special OMO
Julius Berger Records N1.24bn Loss
Nigerian Top Agencies that Have Changed the Game of Marketing Communications
ERM As a Solution to Business and Project Failures
Apapa Familys Soulful Gift to LASUTH
My Priority is to Transform Lives of Women and Girls
Stakeholders Commend Lalongs Development Strides
CP Harps on the Attendant Effects of Cultism
Draiklinas Celebrates Outstanding Staff
Humanitarian Groups Empower Pupils
Religious Group Gives Succour to the Needy
Best Jollof Rice Cook in Africa to Win $5000
Ikechi Uko Wins African Tourism and Hospitality Personality of the Year at MICE East Africa
Lagos First Lady Advocates Women Empowerment
Internet is the Enabler for the Classrooms of the Future, Says Vodacom
Top Promoters of Tourism and Travel in West Africa Honoured at Accra Weizo
Lufthansa Provides Cabin Staff with iPads
Abuja is Still a Growing City
Ambode: Celebrating Product of the Coconut at 54
A Lawmakers Shower of Love
Law is Not a Profession for Making Quick Money
Issues in Anambra Politics
Russia 2018: Dont Put Pressure on Rohr, Warns Chukwu
Death Stalks Nigerian Sport, Claims MJ, Onyenwenwa
Edo Gov to Refurbish Ogbemudia Stadium Facilities
Nigeria Pitch Award Excites Egbe
Sportswriters Co-opted into New Federation Boards as Associate Members
Ubong Shares VAT Wonder Goal Prize with Orphans
NAWIS Insists on Collins as its Representative on AFN Board
NPFL: Lobi, Rivers Utd in Makurdi Battle Royale
Dustin Johnson Looks to Retain Title at Erin Hills
THE SUN
How I started TV business in my room
Edo epic movie, Esohe, set for Atlanta premiere
Sam Loco resurrects in The Diary of Mimicko
Sosoliso air crash survivor, Kechi Onwuchi, dazzles on American X Factor
Millionaires emerge in WWTBAM kiddies show
Ariya Repete: Artistes in high spirit for quarter final contest
Trailblazer award for TV host, Olamide Adenuga
Why Obesere, Malaika performed at LIJF 505050Jazz show ‘Ayoola Shadare
Star parade at premiere of BOI sponsored film, Isoken
Osun by-election: Adeleke receives PDP flag
Ondo APC disciplinary committee recommends Kekemeke’s expulsion
Why Buhari couldn’t create 3m jobs promised Nigerians ‘Ngige
Enugu 2019: Ugwuanyi’s achievements speak for him -Ayogu
Leave Rohr alone ‘NFF
Eagles’ loss to South Africa: NUJ decries campaign of calumny
Angola begins race to reclaim AfroBasket crown
NFF mourns as Lizzy Onyewenwa passes on
Tiote’s body arrives Cote d’Ivoire
2018 U-20 Women’s W/Cup: Falconets battle Tanzania in race to France
Inflation drops 16.25% in May ‘NBS
Improved power supply ‘ll boost Nigerian economy, says US envoy
Reps okay 3 PIBs for second reading
NECA flays CBN’s tight monetary policy
Why we’re educating Nigerians on forex trading
Ngige: FG set to float sovereign green bonds
Expatriates’ abuse: Labour wants ILO to caution multinationals
Stock market sustains bullish trend, gains 0.6%
Unity Dolls partners Dufry to market toys across globe
Alaba marketleadership crisis deepens
Lesotho PM’s wife shot dead
Obaseki shuns Edo college reception, laments decay
Militants give northerners ultimatum to leave Niger Delta
Saraki, Dogara tackle Osinbajo
Dasuki: Court allows FG shield witnesses
FG to recruit 7,500 graduates as tax liaison officers
FG tasks military to find lasting solution to herdsmen, farmers clashes
Governments’ve failed Nigerians ‘Okogie
Quit notice: Uzodinma urges Igbo to remain calm
IPOB rejects Igbo leaders’ meeting with Osinbajo
Your attitude determines your altitude
Arewa youths, quit notice and safety assurances
On Biafra, Ango Abdullahi did not speak for the North
War rhetoric and Osinbajo’s peace overtures
Lest we forget we have a president
Pipeline vandalism and the military option
Ajayi: A life well spent
Quit order: South East govs playing good boys
The $1.5bn loan request
GUARDIAN
French military rocker gets reward for Oasis song rendition
Looking at Etisalat through a different lens
Nigeria youth, corrupt practices and government
Facebook seeks to become ‘hostile place’ for extremists
Why senate should amend TETFund law, by Afe Babalola
Baggage scanners replace manual checks at airports
JetWest airline makes debut in December
The last 10 days of Ramadan
The short cut
SunTrust Bank absolves self from salary default at NASS
DAILY TRUST
Sarakis CCT acquittal victory for democracy
Senate Leader tackles Akpabio over Senate, House superiority
2019: Parties, CSOs partner to strengthen internal democracy
APC expels Abdulmumini Jibrin
Sheriff issues Adeleke PDP flag ahead of Osun by-election
Kaduna APC crisis: Court summons Oyegun, IGP, INEC
Report of my expulsion from APC false Abdulmumini
One chance syndicate member nabbed in Abuja
Accidents: FEMA cautions truck drivers on vulnerable roads
Police warn residents of gunshot sounds ahead of shooting exercise
2017 hajj: FCT pilgrims board outlines security guidelines
Suspected cultists kill student in Karu
Woman farmer generates biogas electricity for rural communities
Oil hits 6-week low over oversupply concern
Oil hits 6-week low over oversupply concern
How Nigeria can solve its energy crisis
Oil hits 6-week low over oversupply concern
Imports threaten N2bn packaged sugar investments Busari
Banks kick-start Agric SMEs equity fund with N26bn
CBN mops up N200bn in circulation to tackle inflation
Golfers besiege Smokin Hills Golf Resort for Ade-Ojo tourney
Federer loses to Haas in Stuttgart
Okpotu, Aghahowa, Seka make Wonder Goal award shortlist
TRIBUNE
Updated: 11 mins ago
EU announces ‘143 million package for North East
Aguleri/Umuleri crisis: Reps call for deployment of security personnel
Islamic Arabic Studies in curriculum islamisation agenda, CAN tells Osinbajo
Igbo quit notice: Acting President, Osinbajo meets Igbo and Northern leaders next week
2017 Appropriation Act: Dogara reads riot act to Executive
Why FG cannot set up refineries ‘Osinbajo
We’ll address agitations, proclamations urgently ‘Osinbajo
Senate calls for 2014 national conference report
Keeping track of the 8th Senate
The constitutionality of declaring June 12 public holiday (2)
Proper rehabilitation of ex-convicts inspired my ‘Right the wrong’ initiative
Gov. Ajimobi, restore traffic/streetlights in Ibadan
Role of youths in protecting the environment
Of youths and national redemption
Wale Adebanwi on Mama H.I.D. (28)
Entertainment as showbiz, a facade
22 days in the kidnappers’ den: When will Epe students return home
We need a national policy for the elderly
Culture of Peace: NGOs hold campaign to prevent violent extremism
GOP House Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical condition after shooting at baseball practice
North Korea says it released Otto Warmbier on humanitarian grounds
Trump lashes out over probe into possible obstruction of justice
Nike to cut 2 per cent of workforce, simplify organizational structure
Spain’s PM Mariano Rajoy survives no-confidence vote
India ministry mocked for ‘appropriating’ Spain border
Bankers Committee stops charges for MFB customers’ BVN registration
LEADERSHIP
Justice Ngwuta Kinsmen Calls For Speedy Trial
Newman, Pyagbara Goals Sink Wikki In Uyo
Arewa Quit Order Is Treasonable Offence, Says Ex DIG Ekpoudom
Girls Education Key To Empowerment, Equal Opportunity-UNICEF
Support New NTF Board, Ndanusa Urges Stakeholders
NUT Backs FG On War Against Quackery In Teaching Profession
FG Determined To Improving Transportation Sector- Amaechi
FG Targets Additional Three Million Taxpayers In 2-years
Neglected Ibadan Circular Road: Ajimobi To Flag Off Construction
Lagos Arrests Land Grabbing Kingpin
SAHARA REPORTERS
Etisalat Nigeria’s Troubles Worsen As Largest Shareholder Pulls Out
My Lord, Why Not Close Down The Courts’ By Abdulrazaq O. Hamzat
EFCC Arraigns Man Who Allegedly Wrote Exams For Rep
Abducted Polytechnic Registrar Regains Freedom After Payment Of N5M Ransom
Court Of Appeal Dismisses Former President Jonathan Aide Application Challenging Guilty Plea Of Fictitious Companies In Laundering $15m
In Defiance Of Executive Order, Quarantine Officers Continue To Manually Check Travelers’ Luggage
Jibrin: I Was Not Expelled From APC
Melaye Not Fit To Be Senator, Bello Says
Osinbajo Meets Igbo Leaders, Warns Against Tit-For-Tat Hate Speech
Biafra, Quit Notice And All That Nonsense By Azu Ishiekwene
Saraki’s Acquittal And President Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Troubles By Peter Claver Oparah
Evans And The Rise Of The Invisible Neighbor By Louis Odion
Fear: How Ndigbo Can Convert Retreat Into Advance By Churchill Okonkwo
Modular Refineries: Niger Delta Leaders And The Stupidity Of This Craze By Ifeanyi Izeze
Bukola Saraki’s Acquittal Means Requiem For Nigeria By Bayo Oluwasanmi
Gunmen Abduct APC Chieftain In Ondo State
Drug Trafficking: Lagos Socialite Pleads Not Guilty, Gets Bail
APC Expels Abdulmumin Jibrin
Paris Club Refunds: Bayelsa State Govt. Admits Receiving Additional N6.6b
N600m Fraud: Court Adjourns Ex-Naval Chief Jibrin’s Trial To June 16
Alleged N85m Scam: EFCC Amends Charges Against UCTH’s Chief Medical Director, Others
Shehu Sani Apologizes To Renowned Actor’s Family Over Posting Insensitive Pictures
How Senate President Saraki Bribed CCT Chairman To Dismiss Damaging Assets Declaration Charges
Kano State Police Arrest 124 Suspects For Rape, Sodomy
Group Exposes Fraud In National Health Insurance Scheme, Indicts David Mark, Anyim
CACOL Brands Saraki’s Acquittal Product Of Political Expediency, Insists There Is Massive Judicial Corruption
Suspected Thugs Steal INEC Data Machine In Rivers State
US Congressman, Others Wounded As Gunman Opens Fire At Baseball Field
Paris Club Refunds: Bayelsa Govt Schedules ‘Transparency’ Briefing
Anti-Igbo Threat: Osinbajo Vows To Clamp Down On Troublemakers
Why I Transferred N750,000 To Justice Yinusa’s Account – Joseph Nwobike
Budget Padding Scandal: EFCC Grills Jibrin For Five Hours
Code Of Conduct Tribunal Toss Out False Assets Declaration Charges Against Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki
Ekiti APC Accuses Fayose’s Of Plans To Divert N9.5 billion Paris Club Refund
10 Killed, 6 Missing As Boko Haram Raid Communities Around Chibok
UK Court Mocks Ibori, Awards Him 1 Damages For Unlawful Detention ‘ A Rejoinder
#OurMumuDonDo: Charly Boy And The Covering Of Our Collective Nakedness By Modiu Olaguro
Riot At Adeyemi College In Ondo As Students Survive Nasty Motor Accident
12-Year-Old Pupil Laments State Of The Nation
Aisha Buhari Did Not See The President During Her London Visit, Source Says
Igbo Quit Notice: Uwazurike Meets Northern Groups In Kaduna
Biafra: Did The Igbo Kill Jesus’ By SKC Ogbonnia
Absence of Adoke, Etete, Stalls OPL 245 Fraud Trial
Too Late To Save Divided, Hostile, Unequal Nigeria By Bayo Oluwasanmi
Slain Hero Cop: Nigerian Donors Exceed $15,000 Target In 24 Hours
Security Agents Comb Site In New Push Against Magu
Malabu Scandal: EFCC Vows To Extradite Former Attorney General Adoke
FCT Natives Protest Half-Naked At National Assembly, Threaten To Issue Quit Notice To Abuja Residents
Protest As Deputy Speaker’s Aide Dies ‘Over Delayed Salary
Justice Nganjiwa Fails To Show Up For Arraignment On False Enrichment Charge
PREMIUM TIMES
Jibrin denies being expelled from APC
EXCLUSIVE: Etisalat Nigeria’s troubles worsen as largest shareholder pulls out
Coach sacked for leading team to beat opponent 25-0
How Senator Dino Melaye can be recalled ‘ INEC
JAMB speaks on forthcoming supplementary UTME
Travelogue: Seven stops and 21 days in America
Senate talks tough, vows not to concede powers to executive
Nigeria equity market maintains positive trend
Navy redeploy senior officers
Gunmen strike in Ondo, kidnap Kogi ex-official
ASUU commends JAMB over blacklist of 48 CBT centres
Osinbajo, Emir Sanusi in secret meeting
CBN to hold ‘open market’ operation to check inflation
Oil prices tumble amid uncertainty over implementation of OPEC deal
Enugu traders endorse Governor Ugwuanyi for second term
ECOWAS health, environment ministers meet in Abuja to adopt approach to emergencies
APC dismisses Adeleke’s claim on Osun bye-election
New Nigeria air carrier, Jetwest, to begin operation December
Senate demands implementation of the 2014 Confab Report
Nigeria to investigate how date fruits from Saudi found way into markets
Senator apologises after photos of legendary Hausa movie actor sparked anger
Former Ekiti governor, Segun Oni, joins guber race
Lagos pays N1.71 billion to 1,267 small business owners
PIB passes second reading at House of Reps
Olubadan council endorses proposed Ibadan Chieftaincy review
Notorious land grabbing kingpin’ arrested in Lagos
BREAKING: APC expels suspended Rep, Jibrin
EXCLUSIVE: How Jonathan, ex-Minister helped Senator get N26 billion ports contract without due process
Nigeria’s inflation dropped to 16.25 % in May
Nigerian govt. to recruit 7,500 graduates as tax advocates
EFCC arraigns man who allegedly wrote exams for Rep
Army arrests wanted ‘notorious kidnapper’ along Abuja-Kaduna road
Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17
Two Nigerians, eight other Africans nominated for Innovation Prize for Africa 2017
CCT: Okowa hails Saraki’s acquittal
Super Falcons Coach loses son
Saraki’s acquittal: SERAP seeks UN-backed Commission against Impunity in Nigeria
54,000 youth compete for laurels as 19th NNPC/Shell Cup kicks off
Why Igbo traders observed stay-at-home order of IPOB, MASSOB ‘ Gov. Okorocha
Igbos can’t be intimidated, threatened in Yobe ‘ Governor Gaidam
CCT judgement: Celebrations, wild jubilation in Ilorin
Nigeria regains position as Africa’s largest oil exporter
Wike seeks ‘true federalism’ in Nigeria
Nigeria to establish blood service commission, trauma centre ‘ Health Minister
Three killed as building collapses in Anambra
Nigerian Army’s own panel clears it of wrongdoings in treatment of IPOB, Boko Haram members
Sex worker docked for allegedly taking customer’s nude pictures
Coca-Cola won’t pay judgement sum after its truck caused three deaths in accident
Alleged fraud, loyalty to T.B Joshua tear apart Nigeria’s top civil society group, CDHR
What Osinbajo told Igbo leaders over Biafra, Northern youth threat (FULL TEXT)
BUSINESSDAY
Ogun in aggressive infrastructure devt to open up state for investors
LCCI slams states, LGs over frequent shut-down of telecoms base stations
Corporate governance, gas administration, transparency, top stakeholders’ concerns
Boost for athletes as Peak renovates National Stadium Power Gym
Bridgette Radebe, the assiduous mining entrepreneur
Five reasons why most Nigerian businesses do not survive beyond a generation
Metals: Gold falls as investors bet on higher interest rates
Viola Graham-Douglas becomes Guinness corporate relations director
NSIA’s 2016 profit surges above 1000% on FX gains
Citibank charting custody industry progress in Nigeria
SunTrust assures commitment to meeting client’s obligations promptly
Skye Bank says will file 2016 audited financial statement in Q2
Oranto Petroleum International to finalise oil exploration deal with Uganda govt
NECA calls on CBN to lower 14% MPR, interest rates
WEEKAHEAD-AFRICA-FX-Nigeria’s naira to firm on stock purchases, others seen steady
US Fed raises rates for third time in six months
Central Securities Clearing System to get substantive CEO next month
Leadway Assurance pays N23bn in claims for 2016 financial year
Spread the love by sharing
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.