Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Wednesday April 12th 2017

Dear reader, below are the Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today,  Wednesday April 12th 2017, enjoy


You failed your people, Sanusi attacks Zamfara gov again
Ife clash: 21 indigenes sue IGP
El-Rufai published security budget, not security vote – Reps
UI students protest colleagues’ expulsion
Customs officer allegedly rapes, videotapes online friend
Passengers strangle taxi driver, flee with car
Otodo-gbame demolition: Group demands compensation for residents
Russian fighter jets arrive, military plans fresh bombing of Lagos creeks
Disclose your security votes, budget details, labour tells govs
FG begins counselling of Boko Haram victims
Task force to implement economic recovery plan – FG
Dangote truck driver kills three pedestrians in Arepo
Our officials took N3bn bribe to rig 2015 polls – INEC
Suspect flees as whistle-blower exposes N4bn in secret accounts
Slain Lagos policemen ran out of ammunition – Witness
Ondo wedding: Bride resurfaces in Osogbo, calls parents
Honour to whom it is not (yet) due

Amapakabo lashes Rangers board, ‘mocks’ sacking
Shell admits knowing about payments to Malabu
Fanta/Sprite: CPC wants review of soft drinks’ standards
Power generation drops to 108MW over heavy rainfall, others
Dangerous trend of killing security agents in Lagos
Malabu: Some people are threatened by my international profile, says Jonathan
20 suspected Benue killers moved to Abuja
Pipeline vandalism up by 233%, says NNPC
Foods that burn the most fat
Judges’ appointment: We didn’t violate NJC guidelines, says Lagos
Koro boys kill 59-year-old man over football
El-Zakzaky: Police unleash dogs on protesting Shi’ite members
EFCC, others appeal lost fraud cases – FG
Patience Jonathan’s $15m: Ozekhome challenges companies’ conviction
Extradition: Senate seeks due process in Kashamu’s case
Zenith Bank b’ball League: First Bank, Dolphins win
Reps summon two ministers, principal over death of Queen’s College students
Argentina fire coach
How to avoid costly mistakes in a car accident? And why should hire a car accident lawyer
Koro boys kill 59-year-old man over football
Niger youths massacre pigs for exhuming, eating dead boy
Jigawa teacher sets company bus ablaze over promo prize
Ondo Assembly: Another PDP lawmaker defects to APC
We’ll continue where Mimiko stopped – Gov Akeredolu
Senate rejects report on Southern Kaduna crisis
Nobody can recall me, says Uba
FG denies monitoring Nigerians’ telephone calls
Falae’s abductors sentenced to life imprisonment
FRSC recalls sector commander, officers who cut female officials’ hair
Zenith Bank b’ball League: First Bank, Dolphins win
Champions League: Bayern, Real renew rivalry
Pinnick urges Edo to emulate Delta
VIDEO: I feel betrayed that TTT is married – Bisola
Task force to implement economic recovery plan – FG
Shell admits knowing about payments to Malabu
Fanta/Sprite: CPC wants review of soft drinks’ standards
Power generation drops to 108MW over heavy rainfall, others
Pipeline vandalism up by 233%, says NNPC
Naira weakens to 410/dollar
BBNaija: TTT betrayed our friendship, says Bisola
BBNaija: Efe receives his SUV
Okowa, others celebrate BBN winner, Efe
For Adaramoye, never too late to salute Mandela
UNIOSUN names library after pioneer VC, Akinrinade
BBNaija grand finale records 26 million votes
Foods that burn the most fat
Health hazards of having a ‘pot belly’
Minister orders Zamfara doctors to look for meningitis patients
Nasarawa NMA worried over quackery
Japan donates $3.5 m to address malnutrition in Borno, Yobe
Essilor urges early treatment of eye problems
Six things to know before building mobile apps
Six ways to save data when using mobile hotspot
FG facilitating passage of postal reform bill – Shittu
Digital migration deadline stirs pay-TV platforms into action
Dangerous trend of killing security agents in Lagos
Woman rapes taxi driver at knife point
Seven things women want from men during sex
Nine ways to handle a woman’s breasts during sex
Five ways to spot fake breasts!


Dogara Tweets payslips after El-Rufai dare, but followers not convinced
Nigeria will collapse if anti-graft war fails-Osinnajo
Abuja airport runway 96 percent complete – Sirika
Girl, 14, seeks justice after repeated rapes by father, series of men
Runaway bride resurfaces in Osogbo
Lagos Airport for certification April ending – NCAA DG
FG fails to arraign Suswam today over DSS detention
Terrorism: Court allows witness protection in Albarnawi, 6 B/Haram commanders’ trial
Assembly imposes N1m fine on Fayemi for unanswered summons
Nigeria sold $6.7bn less crude in 2016 – Report
FG to sue IOCs over $17bn undeclared crude
FG, two firms sign pact on 120mw solar power
Abuja airport runway 96 per cent complete – Sirika
FG to block N52bn annual leakage with tomato policy
FG must implement ERGP with precision – NESG
$650bn video revenue awaits mobile operators – Huawei
Udoma: We’ll set up taskforce, delivery unit for recovery plan
Equities dip by N52bn as Firstbank delays result
Reps probe jobs losses in telecoms sector
Nasarawa moves to fix border tax breach
YouWin awardees demand urgent payments
FG reassures Niger Delta youths on empowerment, job creation
Start-ups trained in agribusiness
1250 women get soft loans from Fidelity, Access banks
Are you really making a profit?
Shoprite launches Made-in-Nigeria initiative
FBN Merchant Bank teaches students savings habits
Centrespread group now Grey affiliate
Big cola introduces ‘Big Volt’


El-Rufai undermining Buhari, N’Assembly –Dogara
I’m committed to Buhari’s anti-corruption war –Onnoghen
Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has said that he is strongly committed to…
2015 polls: INEC suspends 205 officials over rigging
…says staff receive N3bn bribe in 16 states …refers Commissioner, 5 RECs to presidency, EFCC The…
Power rotation’ll favour S’East in 2023 – Okechukwu
POLITRICKS: Ex-Governor Elechi’s detour
POLITRICKS: Balarabe Musa’s low profile
Need for transparency in NSE’s demutualisation
Experts seek improvement in POS technology for Africa
Technology, key to SMEs’ growth–Report
LMC suspends Enyimba goalie, two others
…as axe falls on Pillars, Remo, Katsina League…
Udeaja targets third AfroBasket crown for Nigeria
Onazi urges Musa to dump EPL for Turkey
Hair cut: Sector commander’s act crude –FRSC
Ikorodu: How I survived militants’ bullets –DPO
Why we posed as passengers to killed Uber driver – suspects
Lagos Militancy: Help, monarchs, residents are fleeing homes, Ashafa cries out
Ajah: Family sues Ambode, others over illegal land allocation
Historical documentation of Ubulu Kingdom
I don’t feel old at 40 –Koffi
Akpeyi: Iheancho, Iwobi, others scare S’Africa
…says Eagles must not underrate Bafana Bafana Super
Waiting for Anambra Central senatorial poll
Usman Saidu Isah on Jaiz Bank’s NPLs within tolerable limits –MD
Saraki will reduce your punishment if you apologise, Melaye tells Ndume
NSCDC recovers 70 ‘bags of gold’ from illegal miners in Kwara


My Election Into CAF Exco Has Liberated Nigerian Football — Pinnick
FIB: A-Ibom NGOs Advocate Penalty For Offenders
Aboloma Urges Poultry Farmers To Invest In Egg Powder
Nigeria Will End Up In A Very, Very Bad Way If… – Osinbajo
Ogun Govt, RB Launch Clean Healthy Naija Campaign
Ex-militants At Benson Idahosa Varsity Protest Non-payment Of Allowances
I’d Rather Offend Man Than God In Turning Edo To Nigeria’s Dubai —Obaseki
Lagos SWAN Hails LMC On Action Against Violence
RATTAWU Backs NLC On New Minimum Wage
Outlaw Tobacco In Nigeria, Group Tells WHO
Bill Prescribing 20-year Compulsory Imprisonment For Election Violence Scales First Reading In Senate
Impeachment Saga: Anambra Speaker Refuses To Reconvene House
MASSOB/BIM To IGP: Order Ebonyi State Command To Return Our Properties
LG Caretaker C’ttee: Appeal Court To Hear Case Against Obiano May 25
Ekiti Assembly Fines Fayemi N1m For Shunning Summons
Privatise National Assets Through Stock Market — Expert Charges FG
There’s No Vacancy In Anambra Govt House — Obiano
$1.3bn Malabu Scandal: Shell Admits Paying Etete For Oil Bloc
Naira Watch: Naira Appreciates To N400/$, CBN To Allow Forex Trading …
War Against Corruption Is Going To Be Long, Tough, Arduous, But …- Lai Mohammed
Dogara Earns N300,000
Ikorodu: Residents Flee Isawo, Yewa Communities In Droves
I Don’t Want To Break Up This Marriage
AY’s Comedy Concert, AY Live Returns On Easter Sunday
British DJ Hosts World’s Highest Party On Everest
BBNAIJA: Okowa, UPU, Onuesoke Congratulate Efe
Video: I Feel Betrayed, Says Bisola Runner Up BBNaija
Runtown Spends N150m To Acquire Brand New 2017 Lamborghini Gallardo
INEC: The Road To 2019 And Beyond
Relocation: Gov Emmanuel Warns Against Disruption Of ExxonMobil’s Activities
Speaker Dogara Releases 6 Months Payslip
IAAF Frees Seven More Russian Athletes
Onazi Urges Musa To Join Him In Turkey
We’ll Beat Atletico — Drinkwater


Malabu Oil Asks Court to Stop FG from Signing FID on…
• Dutch police wiretapped phone of Shell’s CEO over acquisition of OPL 245 • Jonathan denies claim he received $200m from deal
FG Promises to Sustain Anti-corruption War Despite Recent Setbacks
How Speculators, Currency Traffickers are Colluding to Force CBN’s Hand
African Migrants Sold in Libya ‘Slave Markets’, Says IOM
Udoma: FG to Release Implementation Roadmap for Economic Recovery Plan
Amnesty International: Nigeria Only Second to China in Number of Death Sentences
Osinbajo: Nigeria will End up Badly If We Fail to Sustain Anti-graft War
Abuja Airport Runway Repairs 96% Completed
Malami Asks N’Assembly to Consider Issuing Resolutions with Force of Law
Dogara Releases Six-month Pay Slips, Urges El-Rufai to Publish Actual Security Spending
EFCC Apologises to Dasuki’s Aide, Ashinze
Bill Seeking to Equate HNDs with Varsity Degrees Scales Second Reading
S’Kaduna Crises: Senate Rejects Own C’ttee Report for Faulty Recommendations
FG Prohibits Importation of Tomato through Land Borders
FAAN Sets up Panel to Investigate Fire Incident at Hqrts
Ekiti Assembly Imposes N1m Fine on Fayemi for Shunning Summons
Coca Cola: CPC Recommends Regulatory Review to Protect Consumers
Adamawa APC: Bindow, Chief of Staff are Free to Leave the Party
FG Finally Signs Indemnity Agreements for Two Large Scale Solar Power Firms
Meningitis Outbreak: Adewole Tasks Yari on Poor State of PHC, Vaccine Racketeers
Fowler: Nigeria is Improving Tax Revenue Generation
NDDC Pays over N30bn to Contractors
Ishawo Killings: Lagos Police Intensify Efforts to Arrest Perpetrators
Kalu’s Trial Continues Today as Witness Maintains Not Paying Money to Ex-gov
Court Grants Protection for Witnesses in Trial of Seven Boko Haram Suspects
Whistle Blowing: EFCC Uncovers Another N4bn
Senate Advises NDLEA, AGF against Forceful Extradition of Kashamu to US
Sokoto Intensifies Surveillance against Meningitis
Ogun APC Crisis: Local Council Chairmen Petition Oyegun
Mandela Washington Fellow Trains 60 VVF Survivors in Abakaliki
Fire Engulfs FAAN Headquarters
Trump to Sell 12 Attack Planes to Nigeria for Boko Haram Fight
Africa Finance Corporation Issues US$500 Mllion 7-year Eurobond
• Firm to sponsor AFC Summit
Herbert Wigwe Named ‘Most Reputable Nigerian Bank CEO’
Diamond Bank CEO Urges European Investors to Focus on Africa
FirstBank Provides Secure Money Transfer Services
Fidelity Bank to Pay N3.9bn Dividend as Profit Slides to N9.7bn
NCC Identifies Consumer Education as Effective Mechanism for Consumer Protection
Mark: PDP will Emerge Stronger from Protracted Crises
Frank Faults Cancellation of APC Convention
How Dialogue, Not Military, Engenders Peace in N’Delta
Edo Police Goes Wild
Tarkwa Bay: Forgotten by Lagos Government?
Regeneration of Falomo Bridge
Osinbajo’s Abia Visit Raises Hope
Immortalising Nigeria’s Heroes
Dybala’s Brace Gives Juventus Vital 3-0 Win over Barca
Taekwondo Grandmaster Storms Nigeria
Neymar Barred from Clasico
Redknapp Hails Conte’s Transformation of Victor Moses


Arrest Fayemi now, Ekiti Assembly tells IGP
• Imposes N1m fine on ex-gov
Ishawo: Deploy helicopters, gunboats, Senate urges FG
Akwa Ibom, Halliburton sign MoU on oil/gas training centre
In Oyo, battle for 2019 tears APC apart
2018 governorship: Which way Ekiti?
2015: INEC exposes N3bn bribe
CBN sells $100m to SMEs
… As naira closes at N410
$17bn undeclared crude: 47m barrels of oil unaccounted for –Reps
…FG may sue IOCs, says AGF
Govt urged to fund N75trn ERGP with cheap options
UEFA Champions League: Barca battered again
•As Dortmund suffers terror attack
Madrid war: No shaking with Ndidi –Shakespeare
LEICESTER City head to the Spanish capital for the first leg of their quarter-final tie with Atletico…
LMC hammer falls on Enyimba, Pillars, as Okpala takes over Rangers


FG to use technology, innovation as diversification tool
Court discharges CAC leader over forgery allegations
IDPs: Borno spent N405m to purchase 27 trucks
N14bn fraud looms in NNPC retail section
UBA honours staff integrity
NAFDAC certifies products at Enugu fair
Cyber crime: Court grants Kemi Olunloyo N1m bail
NSE index down 0.58%, as Mobil, Oando, Nascon shed weight
FG restates commitment to deliver on critical infrastructure
Gunmen kill Ebonyi Varsity student
Easter: NSCDC deploys 40,000 personnel, warns against confrontation with sister agencies
Senate orders withdrawal of constitution from circulation


Numa launches artificial healthcare platform online
Again, whistle blower leads EFCC to N4bn
Tambuwal, El-Rufa’i renew commitment to tackle Meningitis
Economic Recovery Plan: FG to provide 15m jobs, 10 gigawatt of electricity
Amnesty office screens 236 ex-agitators from Abia
Two men jailed for 14 months for attempting to steal car
Dogara releases pay slips, earns N346,577 monthly
EFCC cautions group over Twitter allegation
We killed Uber driver to steal his vehicle — Suspect
Expert raises alarm on increase of depression among students
Reps attack El-Rufai as Dogara unveils his pay
Govt to appeal lost graft cases
Fire guts FAAN’s hqtrs in Lagos
Expert raises alarm on increase of depression among students
Federal Poly stops defaulting students from receiving lectures
VC urges completion of TETFund projects at stipulated time
Gambo returns for Niger Tornadoes clash
CL: Barca needs fresh miracle to reach semis
Dortmund residents offer spare beds to Monaco fans
DJ Garber is Smirnoff’s first female DJ
BBN: Plateau Governor congratulates Efe
Candy City queen to handover in July
NACA , NiBUCAA partner
Medical experts canvass healthcare revolution
Abuse: Prevention and treatment (1)
Sheriff is PDP chairman, says Akaagerger
Furore over Oyo council caretaker committees
Adebayo, the General with hearty laugh


Nigeria meningitis outbreak death toll hits 489
Regional leaders in the north met Tuesday over the outbreak.
Malabu Scandal: Again, Jonathan denies wrongdoing
Seven feared dead as cultists clash in Ilorin
INEC Writes Buhari Over N23 Billion ‘bribe’ Involving Former RECs
Court Stops Ex-PDP Chairman’s Son, Accused Of Corruption, From Travelling Abroad
Dangote Truck Kills Three Pedestrians
Court Orders SSS To Produce Ex-Benue Governor Suswam In Court
UPDATED: Fire At FAAN Headquarters Did Not Affect Nigeria’s Airports – Official
Onaiyekan Joins BringBackOurGirls Match
Angry Judge Discharges Armed Robbery Suspects, Blames Nigeria Police
Easter: FRSC Deploys 25,000 Personnel, 869 Vehicles Across Nigeria
14-year-old Boy Docked For Allegedly Raping 7-year-old Girl
Manipulation Of Delegates List By PDP Hierarchy Is Over – Sheriff
Whistle-blower: EFCC Uncovers Another Cash Haul
Lagos Assembly Confirms Fugitive Convicted For Fraud In U.S. As Head Of State’s Safety Commission
Ekiti Assembly Fines Fayemi N1 Million For Failing To Honour Summons
Court Affirms Jurisdiction In Timber Dealers Suit Against Lagos Govt
Olu Falae’s Kidnappers Sentenced To Life Imprisonment
Witness Testifies In Orji Kalu’s Corruption Trial
Seven Feared Dead As Cultists Clash In Ilorin
Council Refurbishes Azikiwe’s Primary School
Benue Council Polls: David Mark Leads PDP Campaign
Bashir Tofa, Former Presidential Candidate, Refuses To Appear Before Sharia Court Over $200,000 Debt
The Dumbing Of Nigeria By Entertainment, By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú

Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II And The Lessons In Surah Al-Ankabut, By Murtadha Gusau
The Public Intellectual As A Polymath, By Chidi Anselm Odinkalu
INTERVIEW: BBNaija Winner Efe Ejeba Speaks: What I Regret Doing In Big Brother House
Naira Sustains Loss Against Dollar
FOREX: CBN Opens New Window For SMEs
Forex: Bureau De Change Directors Placed Under Security Watch
Nigeria’s Refineries Worked At 37 Per Cent Capacity In January – NNPC
INTERVIEW: The successes, challenges of Jaiz Bank in Nigeria – MD Hassan Usman
UCL: Juventus Thrash Barcelona In Turin
Bomb Explosion Forces Postponement Of Dortmund, Monaco Clash
UCL Quarter Final: Barcelona Face Uphill Task Against Juventus
The ‘Ranierisation’ Of Enugu Rangers’ Amakapabo
Egyptian Police Kill Seven Suspected Islamic State Militants In Shootout
France, Germany To Provide Security Aid To Five African Countries
Egyptian Christians Weep With Rage After Palm Sunday Bombing Killed 44
Putin demands UN investigate chemical weapons incident in Syria
North Korea nuclear test: China agrees to endorse sanctions as U.S. deploys warships


Enyeama: No Way Back For Barcelona Against Juventus
UCL: Dybala Nets Brace As Juventus Outclass Poor Barca
Dortmund Vs Monaco UCL Clash Postponed After Explosion
CAFCC: Rangers Stars Vow To Qualify For Group Stage
Nnewi United Sack Coach Godwin, Rojenny Backs Club For NPFL Ticket
Violence: LMC Fine, Deduct Points From Pillars, Katsina, Remo; Suspend Players
The Sports Parliament Hots Up!
Kalu Relishes Career Benefits Of Playing For Gent
UNFORGETTABLE! Man City Flaunt Iheanacho, Aguero, Adebayor, Onuoha’s Wonder Goals
Akpokona: Amapakabo Should Learn From Sacking As Rangers Coach
Al-Farouk Aminu Wins 2016-17 Maurice Lucas Award
Oliseh Sad As Dutch FA Deduct Six Points From Fortuna Sittard
Home Eagles Defender Alimi joins Akwa United
Crystal Palace Humiliate Arsenal, Dent Top Four Hopes
Imama Receives Sack Letter, Confirms Rangers Exit
CAFCC: Zesco Coach, Captain Dismiss Rangers’ Chances Of Progress
Iwobi Stars In Arsenal U-23s Win, To Miss Palace Clash
Arsenal Legend Adams To Coach Agbo At Granada
Imama To Get Rangers Sack Letter Today
Anichebe Blames Injuries For Sunderland’s Relegation Trouble
Okaka: Success Has Talent To Reach Top Level.


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