NEWSPAPER REVIEW FOR TUESDAY, 23RD MAY, 2017

NEWSPAPER REVIEW FOR TUESDAY, 23RD MAY, 2017
 
*NIGERIAN PILOT*
 
Boko Haram: Obasanjo hails IITA for donating renaissance seeds to Borno
Lalong promises support to Plateau youths, as farmers laud him over prompt distribution of…
Court judgment: NHRC vows to ensure reinstatement of Emir of Akko
Police nab 18 suspects over exam malpractices in Akwa Ibom
Adolescent girls bear 80% of new HIV infections in Africa – WHO
Police chief seeks cooperation of monarchs to end crime
PLASIEC assures Plateau citizens of impartial LGA election
Sheriff’s coconspirators, PDP defectors will regret their actions – Oguntuase
Police warn against violent protests in Enugu
IPAC urges NASS to unbundle INEC ahead of 2019 polls
Nigeria not working well in all aspects, says Atiku
Supreme Court reserves judgment in PDP leadership tussle
Fayose inaugurates panel to probe Fayemi’s tenure
CAC terminates manual registration of companies in 6 states
FG approves high interest rate on unpaid taxes
Association urges CBN to resume disbursement of MSME fund
Udoma tasks trainees on agricultural skills acquisition
SIIFZ applauds FG over oil and gas logistics services policy review
Shareholders applaud Dangote Flour Mills’ return to profit
Plateau Lawmaker arraigned in court for alleged certificate forgery
Brazil President says ‘I won’t resign, oust me if you want
Deputy President says South Africa must avoid ‘mafia state’ fate
How government undermines trado–institutions
Re-electing performing legislators ‘ll improve quality of representation – Dogara
Bakayoko as midfielder rules out PSG switch
 
*THISDAY*
 
Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Dangote, Others Save Sanusi from Kano Assembly Probe
Tinubu: Nigerians Will Resist Military Rule
Iraqi Minister: OPEC May Ask Nigeria to Cut Oil Output
Supreme Court Reserves Judgment in PDP Leadership Tussle
Akiolu Says He’s the Bona Fide Oba of Lagos in Obaship…
House Commences Investigation of Presidential Arms Probe Panel
Fayose Seeks to Extend Tenure Aborted by Impeachment
CBN Injects Fresh $205m into Forex Market
Obasanjo, Osinbajo to Speak on 50 Years after Biafra
$5.7m Forfeiture: Court Hands off Suit against Patience Jonathan’s Pending Appeal
Atiku: How Nigeria Can Overcome Political, Economic Challenges
Ibori Awarded £1 as Damages for Unlawful Detention
BPE Oblivious of Agip/Oando Planned Concession of P’Harcourt Refinery
Benue Bans Open Grazing as Ortom Signs New Bill
FG Hikes Interest Rate on Unpaid Taxes
Late Aminu Kano’s Wife, Shatu Dies at 89
Eko Disco Announces Five-day Power Outage in Lagos Island
99 Pro-Biafra Agitators Arrested in Three States
Kachikwu Promises to Resign If Nigeria Does Not Stop Petrol Importation in 2019
Akabueze: IMF Advice Often Ignores Political Side of the Economy
Lagos Terminates N844bn Fourth Mainland Bridge Concession Agreement
EFCC, Former Chief of Naval Staff in War of Words over N600m Alleged Fraud
Senior Lawyer: N’ Assembly Has Power to Tinker with Budget
Kano Assembly Suspends Sanusi’s Probe
Commissioner: Sokoto Organic Fertiliser Plant to Commence Production Soon
Deputy Speaker Cautions against Rumoured Attempt by Military to Thwart Democracy
Sokoto Spends N9.2bn on Agriculture in Two Years
Aderiye’s Murder: Drivers, Detainees’ Families Protest against Judiciary
Paris-London Club Refund: Aggrieved APC Chieftains Targeting Buhari, Says Yari
Presidency: Lawal, Oke’s Suspension Remains Indefinite
CIBN Boss Supports CBN Forex Market Forays
Moody’s: Nigeria, Other Countries’ Recovery from Foreign Currency Shortages Will Take…
Keystone Bank Empowers 100 SME Operators in Enugu
Artisan Wins Car in Skye Bank Promo
AXA Mansard Insurance Shareholders Get Five kobo Dividend
TCN: Discos Reject Generated Electricity Loads Allocated to Them
Why Kwara Can’t Hold Council Elections
In the President’s Interest
Senate Majority Leader Prevented by Angry Youths from Entering Constituency
Apapa: Shame of a Nation
Calabar Residents Welcome Six Top Artistes
ACROBATIC DANCERS, OUTSTANDING SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCES AND MORE ON GCGT SEASON 7
NBC’s World of Dance Promises Electrifying Performances
Bill Cosby Hints on Racism Being Behind His Sexual Allegations
SMT Volvo Global Fetes Golfers at Sagamu Golf Club
Record Entry Trails Rabiu Adeola U-12 Scrabble Tourney
Annual NSE 5km Corporate Challenge Race Gets Date
Man City, Liverpool, Arsenal Jostle for Two Champions League Spots in EPL Finale
 
*VANGUARD*
 
LASG To Rehabilitate Awolowo Way Ikeja, Others
Peterside Assures On Funding For UNIPORT’s Centre For Transport Studies
How FG Recovered N59.9bn, $666,676 Within 2 Years —AGF
Sanusi: Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Sultan, Others Intervene
Reps Move To Get More Revenue Sources For Maritime Sector
Federation Election: Yakmut To Vie For Volleyball Presidency
Be Equipped To Save Women, Osinbajo Tasks Hospitals
Court Martial Of Benue Air Force Personnel For Murder Of Estranged Lover Begins
PMG-MAN Lauds Executive Order On Security Of Medicines
Budget: DPR To Spend N828m On Travels, Software Upgrade, Others
Odua Youth Tourney To Unite South West – Ooni
Africa Takes On Europe, Asia For WHO Top Job
FG Unveils Plans To Check Ebola At Seaports
Medical Second Opinion Debuts In Nigeria
Dasukigate: Aliyu Musa’s Properties Under Investigation – EFCC
Amina Mohammed As Deputy Secretary General Of The UN
Baxter Plots To Shock Eagles
Coup: Don’t Ever Try It, Tinubu, Reps Warn Army
Adeleke: Coroner Fixes Monday For Verdict On Post Mortem
Biafra Anniversary: Police Arrest 150 In Enugu, Calabar, Delta, Ebonyi
CBN Injects $205m As Naira Falls To N379/$
Price Of Cooking Gas Rises By 100 % In One Year
I’ll Resign If We Don’t Achieve Self Sufficiency In Crude Oil Refining By 2019 – Kachikwu
Ekiti Govt Yet To Receive Any Official Request On Moji Olaiya’s Burial – Fayose’s Aide
Katy Perry To Pocket $25million As “American Idol” Judge
Harrysong, Orezi To Come Together For Real Deal Experience
Tinubu Bankrolls Air Freight Of Moji Olaiya’s Body
Rape Trial: Moment Of Truth For Cosby
Politics, Leadership And Accountability: The Role Of The People By Femi Falana,
British Court Awards Ibori £1 Compensation
Ekiti 2018: Fayose Drops Bomshell, Says He Would Contest To Complete
Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Sultan Other Save Sanusi’s Stool
Fayose To Probe Fayemi’s Tenure
Ronaldo: I’m Not A Devil
Sputtering Pogba Seeks Stockholm Salvation
 
*NATION*
 
Tinubu warns military rule advocates: don’t try it
CBN lifts naira with $255m
Verdict reserved in PDP dispute
Lagos terminates N844b Fourth Mainland Bridge contract
Adeleke: Coroner fixes Monday for verdict
Fayose’s panel to probe Fayemi begins work
Protesters storm courts
APC chieftain urges Anioma on consensus candidate
Lamido visits detained PDP chair in prison
MASSOB anniversary march holds in Onitsha
‘Lagos, Kano are Nigeria’s golden states’
FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019: Nigeria, others are not pushovers, says Angola’s Costa
NIGERIA VS SOUTH AFRICA: Bafana spies Iheanacho, Moses, Iwobi, others
African Boxing Championship moved to June
Olympic gold medalists bares it all on reality show
Moyes resigns at Sunderland
Pro Boxing: Apochi, Ajagba join ranks
Stan Kroenke not ready to sell Arsenal shares
‘For Abia, recession is blessing in disguise’
Obaseki is repositioning Edo, says Ihonvbere
Former PDP spokesman accuses defectors of selfishness
August date for Biola Alabi’s ‘Banana Island Ghost’
Francis Duru, Cynthia Agholor, others star in ‘Diplomatic Strings’
‘The Quartet’ moot film industry development fund
 
*SUN*
 
Two princes challenge position of Oba of Lagos in court
N6bn probe: Sanusi begs
•Kano Assembly suspends investigation •Osinbajo, IBB, Abdulsalami, Dangote intervene
Coup: Tinubu, Reps dare military
•We’ll resist it, they vow
3,000 PDP, APC members defect to APGA in Anambra
…As Aguleri youths berate Ezeonwuka over comments
Abia guber: Settle with Ikpeazu, Supreme Court admonishes Nwosu
2019: Igbo won’t repeat mistake of last election –Eneh
FG to impose 5% charge on tax defaulters
Stakeholders move to crash oil production cost to $2 per barrel
…Target 40% reduction
I’ll resign if fuel importation continues by 2019 – Kachikwu
AFCON 2019 qualifier: Eagles’ll fly past Bafana Bafana –Adepoju
Onyekuru may consider Arsenal move, to miss Eagles debut
Europa ticket excites Eagles defender
Super Eagles defender, William Troost-Ekong is delighted that his club, Gent sealed a place in next season’s…
 
*DAILY TRUST*
 
The gods anointed me as Oba of Lagos, Akiolu tells court
CBN seeks to ease Naira pressure with $100 million auction
I’ll resign if Nigeria continues fuel importation by 2019 – Kachikwu
Kano assembly suspends emir Sanusi’s probe
BREAKING: Supreme Court reserves PDP leadership tussle for judgement
We’ll resist coup attempt, Tinubu warns military
PDP Crisis: Makarfi floors Sheriff at Supreme court
Restore international acceptance for Naira, Ex-CBN boss tells FG
Adeleke’s death: Coroner fixes May 29, for final verdict
Bello suspends Abuja investment coy officials
Staff salaries not an issue in Abaji – Chairman
Police nab robber, recover two guns
Man bags 2 months imprisonment for stealing cell phone
Businesswoman docked over assault
Human torch attack: Horror as protesters set FIRE to a man accused of stealing
We killed 3 persons for N9, 000 – Suspects confess
Police arrest 5 armed robbery suspects in Kebbi
Woman, 48, robbed in ‘one-chance’ car
NIS nabs 8-year -old twins, 6 others at border heading to Europe
 
*PREMIUM TIMES*
 
Nigerian govt slams Gov. Al-Makura for demolishing private radio station
Outraged Nigerians accuse the government of trying to suppress the media.
Kano Assembly suspends Emir Sanusi probe after ‘Osinbajo, IBB intervention’
WHO election and the campaign against African health experts, By Tami Hultman
Nigeria Police Fire Teargas, Spray Hot Water On Protesting Shiites
Fayose Seeks To Complete Tenure Aborted By Impeachment
Legal Fireworks In Lagos As Two Contenders Challenge Akiolu Over Oba Of Lagos Stool
Fayose Constitutes Panel To Probe Predecessor, Fayemi
2017 UTME: ‘Hackers’ Attempting To Steal JAMB Questions Arrested
Biafra Protest Paralyses Onitsha
Father, 56, Son, 21, Docked For Raping Daughter, Sister
Nigerians Won’t Tolerate Military Rule Anymore – Retired AIG
PDP Crisis: Supreme Court Reserves Judgement
Indian Naval Warship Arrives Lagos Next Week
Appeal Court Fixes Date To Hear Application Seeking Final Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan’s $5.8 Million
2019: Wike Accuses Amaechi Of Creating New Cult Group In Rivers
Nigerian Army Arrests 17 Deadly, Well-armed Cultists
Why APC Is Popular In Enugu State — Former Speaker
Governor Ugwuanyi Restored Peace Between Farmers, Herdsmen, Says Miyetti Allah
How Governor Bello Is Impoverishing Kogi Residents — Reps Sunday Karimi
Benue Bans Open-grazing As Gov. Ortom Signs New Bill
Abuja Minister Suspends Chieftaincy Appointments By Traditional Rulers
Three Sisters Drown In Bauchi
What North-East States Are Doing To Combat Meningitis – Officials
Over 10,000 Nigerian Refugees Forced Out By Cameroon Arrive Home
Nigeria Police Arraign PDP Chieftain For Holding Durbar
In Rare Praise, Gov. Ganduje Hails Kwankwaso As Kano’s Second Best Governor
Aminu Kano’s Wife, Shatu, Is Dead
Solve Electricity; Solve Nigeria’s Primary Economic Issue, By Belije Madu
No Place For Coups, By Rafiq Raji
OOTC: I Am Not You. I Repeat: I Am Not You, By Chude Jideonwo
A New Bank For Every Ailment, By ‘Tope Fasua
Eligible Customer Declaration – Matters Arising, By Odion Omonfoman
Reforming Central Banking In Nigeria, By Uddin Ifeanyi
Fayose Speaks On Controversy Over Planned Burial Of Nollywood Actress, Moji Olaiya
Shina Peters Says Nigerian Govt. Not Appreciating Entertainers
Wizkid Wins 3 Billboard Awards; Drake Breaks Record With 13 Awards
Skales Unveils Cover Art, Tracklist For New Album
Music
SPECIAL REVIEW: Clinton, Patterson In A Writing Coup, By Bisi Daniel
TRAVELOGUE: A Trip To Vegas, The City Of Allure, Sin And Gambling, By Folu Olamiti
Tourism Recorded 3.9 Per Cent Growth In 2016 – UN World Tourism Organisation
IMF Prescribes Options For Economic Growth In Sub Saharan African Countries
Nigerian Manufacturers Want Central Bank To Reduce Lending Rate
Nigeria Warns Ethiopian Airlines: Stop Collecting Unauthorised Charges
Victor Moses Targets Double With Chelsea
Arsenal Begin Talks To Sign Nigerian Striker
Arsene Wenger Speaks On Arsenal’s Miss Of Top 4 Spot, Champions League
Winners, losers in top 5 European leagues
Djokovic hires Agassi as new coach
Nigerian-born French wins GSL Tennis Open
Nadal suffers first clay loss in Rome
 
*PUNCH*
 
Resist any coup attempt, Balarabe, Tinubu, NBA VP, Reps tell Nigerians
$2.1bn: EFCC seizes 18 houses from Dasuki’s associate
Buhari still working from London, says Kachikwu
Boko Haram: Police deploy detectives in Abuja mosques, churches
137 pro-Biafra agitators arrested in Enugu, C’River, Ebonyi
Lessons from the 2014 National Conference
We must produce enough fuel by 2019 or I’ll resign — Kachikwu
I may contest 2018 gov poll, says Fayose
SS 1 pupil charged with raping co-tenant’s seven-year-old daughter
Ooni donates N2m, land to elderly people
Discos demand tariff hike, Gencos seek N504bn payment
Five die in fresh cult clash in Rivers
Obaseki shuts Edo Line, relocates staff to ministry
Naira drops to 381/dollar despite CBN’s $205m offer
Adeleke: Coroner presents verdict Monday
Winning La Liga as manager my happiest day – Zidane
Fourth Mainland Bridge: Lagos terminates contract
Messi wins Golden Boot
I didn’t falsify my name, Oba Akiolu tells court
Defaulters to pay 19% interest on unpaid taxes
Siblings burgle warehouse in Ogun, steal N30m goods
Herbalist collects N4m from driver for favour charm
Bafana coach plots Eagles downfall
Nurse allegedly gives command student overdose
PDP crisis: Supreme Court to announce judgment date
Buhari’s anti-corruption war can’t be perfect–AFBA
Assembly drops Sanusi probe as Osinbajo, Saraki, govs intervene
Three sisters drown in Bauchi stream
Police rescue three-month-old baby, arrest suspected child traffickers
Kaduna: Police meet CAN, JNI, rulers over security challenges
BREAKING: People killed in blast at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester
What is your class of degree?
Nurse allegedly gives command student overdose
$2.1bn: EFCC seizes 18 houses from Dasuki’s associate
Six tips to reduce your mobile data usage
137 pro-Biafra agitators arrested in Enugu, C’River, Ebonyi
Police rescue three-month-old baby, arrest suspected child traffickers
Ikoyi, VI, to experience five-day blackout
Tragedy hits family as three sisters drown in Bauchi stream
To check ‘cat AIDS’ epidemic, govt rounds up animals for HIV screening
I will contest in 2018 to complete my truncated first term – Fayose
Alleged N1.64bn fraud: I signed only allowances for Nyame – witness
Ganduje frees 50 prisoners
Kidnappers face death penalty in Benue, as Ortom assents two bills
Police arraign Katsina PDP chieftain over Saturday’s by-election
Defectors are selfish – former lawmaker
Former PDP spokesman accuses defectors of selfishness
No APC member joined PDP in Enugu, says party chairman
‘We won’t tolerate excuses on ERGP implementation’
Five tips for opening current accounts for teens
Tinubu pays for repatriation of Moji Olaiya’s body
UberLoveStory: He lied to you, Uber driver’s ex-girlfriend tells wife
Lecturer impregnated me, rejects pregnancy, says nursing student • It wasn’t me, I used condom – Lecturer
Everybody must embrace continuous professional development –Andrew Chambers
Bafana coach plots Eagles downfall
Ooni backs Oodua Youth League
No plans to pay Obudu race winners – C’River
Arsenal target Onyekuru
How Uber driver married his client
OAU student stabbed to death
Inadequate tools, funding affecting research in Nigeria – UNILAG DVC
NYSC to build 6,000-capacity camp in Lagos
FUTA reinstates suspended bursar
Sosan to declare TOSSE open
BSN promotes youth empowerment
Tuface joins GLO ambassadors
Girls call me to help them get married- businessman
Drake breaks record at Billboard Music Awards
Wizkid wins big at Billboard Music Awards (Full list of winners)
Digital migration upsetting traditional communication, says minister
Ransomware: Experts warn against fresh cyberattacks
Cisco pledges support for ‘Girls in ICT Day’
Rediscovering the NDDC master plan
Ten ways couples can update their sexuality awareness
 
*COMPLETE SPORTS*
 
Brown Ebewele Returns To AFN 19 Years After
Emenike’s Goal Drought Reaches Seven Months As Fenerbahce Win
Amoo ‘Disappointed’ About 3SC’s Shock Home Defeat, Vows To Bounce Back
Arsenal Join Spurs In Race For £6.8m Onyekuru
Aaron Samuel To Return From Long-Term Injury In June
Ghana, Benin Republic, 14 Teams Compete For Channels Kids Cup
David Moyes Resigns As Sunderland Manager
Iwobi: I’ve Learnt Big Lessons At Arsenal
Abdullahi Fired Up For Super Eagles Friendlies, AFCON Qualifier
3SC Players Lament, Owed Four Months Salaries
Ilechukwu Blames Akwa Draw On NPFL Break; Celebrates Odey, Olatunbosun’s Eagles Call-Ups
IfeanyiUbah Coach Preko: How We Dismantled 3SC In Ibadan
Akpala, Fatai On Target As Oostende, Simon’s Gent Grab Europa Tickets
3SC Fans After IfeanyiUbah Humiliation: Amoo Must Go!
CONGRATS! CAF Hail Moses On Chelsea’s EPL Triumph
CHAMPIONS! Ronaldo Fires Real Madrid To 33rd LaLiga Title
Ndidi Relishes Leicester’s Safety From Relegation
Conte: How I Led Chelsea To Premier League Title
Wenger Rues Arsenal’s ‘Frustrating’ Top 4 Failure
NPFL: Away Wins, Red Cards Galore As 10-Man IfeanyiUbah Thrash 3SC In Ibadan
Champions Chelsea Set EPL Record; Liverpool, City Condemn Arsenal To Europa
 
*SUPER SPORT*
 
Top Stories
 
Spain: Isco ends doubts over Madrid future
U17 Afcon: Starlets face Mena Cadets in semis
Sunday Oliseh: Ajax could be United’s worst nightmare
Segun Odegbami: 2030 – West Africa’s World Cup?
Moyes resigns as Sunderland manager
Rooney may have to leave – Neville
Ayew brothers score in same minute
How Herrera became unlikely leader
Kroenke rules out Arsenal sale
Isco ends doubts over Madrid future
Griezmann rates possible United move
Villar keeps Spanish FA presidency
Thousands flock to Real celebrations
‘I’m no devil’, blasts angry Ronaldo
 
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