Tuesday, 29 August 2017

NEWSPAPER REVIEW FOR TUESDAY 29 AUGUST 2017


Thisday Newspaper

Buhari Weighs Options as Cabinet Reshuffle Tops Agenda
President Says He’s Pleased With State of Economy, Inflation Dips to...
Pentagon Notifies US Congress of Sale of 12 Fighter Aircraft, Other...
EFCC: Alison-Madueke’s Extradition Must Follow Due Process
In Chaotic Primary, Obaze Emerges PDP Candidate for Anambra Guber Poll
ASUU, FG to Meet Again Today
EU Intervenes in Visa Difficulties Faced by 2017 Erasmus Scholars from Nigeria
Amaechi: Transportation If Fully Utilised Can Pull Nigeria Out of Recession
UNILORIN Appoints New VC

Lagos Begins Demolition of 57 Distressed Buildings
16 States Now Participating in FG’s Conditional Cash Transfer Programme
Extortion: Nigeria Immigration Bans Cash Payments at Passport Offices
Dickson Resumes Work after Vacation
Ortom Calls for FG’s Intervention after Benue Floods
Buhari Bemoans Neglect of Cocoa Production
Saudi Arabia Says 1.497 Million Pilgrims Arrive For Hajj
Police Train 23 DPOs on Community Policing




The Nation Newspaper
Diezani loses N7.6b loot
Inflation drops to 16.05, says NBS
Southeast/Southsouth governors vote for Nigeria’s unity, greatness
Lawmaker, others injured as governor’s, senator’s supporters clash
Olubadan to Ajimobi: I’m not a politician
Boko Haram: Escapee recounts orderal in Sambisa forest
Fed Govt, U.S. congressmen discuss security, humanitarian issues
FG to establish commodities’ certification centres – Ogbeh
Only newbreed, focused politician can unseat Osun APC – Guber Aspirant
D’Tigress Triumph: Basketball fan names baby after Evelyn Akhator
Renewed Boko Haram Attacks is caused by Economic Sabotage – Group
Suspected gunmen kidnap four in Ondo
S/South: PTAD pays N835.45m arrears to 1,690 pensioners
N/Assembly, US Congress men parley on security crisis in North East

Punch Newspaper

B’Haram: US sells N181bn warplanes, weapons to Nigeria
Buhari says economy improving, Labour Party disagrees
We’ve reached out to US on stolen funds’ repatriation – Osinbajo
FG withdrew N359.39bn from ECA for fuel subsidy –FRC
Olubadan replies Ajimobi: Don’t drag me into partisan politics
Buhari says economy improving, Labour Party disagrees
Gunmen kill one, abduct four travellers in Ondo
FG, ASUU meet today to resolve strike
Man uses human parts to prepare pepper soup
Legal framework, key to digital migration drive – Ugbe
‘FG needs to enforce data domiciliation policy’
31 stocks tumble as week opens
Stanbic IBTC delays half-year results
Fire razes PLASPOLY female hostel
ABU team wins Enactus, Lekoil environmental challenge
D’Tigress win confirms Nigeria’s Africa dominance — Coaches
Military giving Buhari wrong information on B’Haram attacks – Rep
Things to know about your bank
I teach PUNCH in UNIJOS, says Deputy VC
Schools admitted candidates who didn’t sit for UTME —JAMB
Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 8
‘PDP, APC leaders’ meeting with Buhari laudable’
Fire razes PLASPOLY female hostel
Paris 2017: Wrestlers return, set for C’wealth camp
Kudirat’s murder: Lagos faults A’Court’s rejection of Rogers’ testimony
Olajumoke faults Mimiko’s claim on AAUA’s VC appointment
Farmer steals colleague’s crop, kills him for protesting
Empty oxygen tank: LASG rejects general hospital’s report on child’s death
EFCC arrests bizman for defrauding Taiwanese of $1.2m
Police probe killing of 10-year-old in Imo
Man pardoned for life imprisonment arrested for theft
Woman fakes own kidnap, demands N3m ransom from church members
Six children rescued from alleged human trafficker

Sun Newspaper
Anambra guber: Obaze emerges PDP candidate
Nigerians unhappy with APC performance –Wike
Fresh trouble for Diezani
Buhari expresses happiness over budget performance
Olubadan dares Ajimobi on new monarchs.
PDP: South-West intensifies lobby for national chairmanship
Criticisms over cut-off marks unfair –JAMB
Pastor butchered, used for pepper soup in Rivers
declared Friday and Monday as public holidays to enable…
Senator Misau challenges IGP
Paris fund diversion: TUC urges EFCC, ICPC to investigate erring govs
South South, South East govs insist on Nigeria’s unity
Save Benue from flood, Ortom begs FG
US Storm Harvey: Flooding to worsen in coming days –warn officials
Pollution: Kenya passes world’s toughest plastic bag law
Boko Haram: US congressional delegation arrives in Nigeria
Enugu LG poll: Oji River rejects candidate
•••APC vows to sack PDP
Anambra poll: Important leaders endorse Obiano (2)
CBN records over N23trn deposits in 2 months
Fidelity Bank has committed N30bn in non-oil export, says Okonkwo, MD
CBN, bank support 22,000 Kebbi farmers with NIRSAL loan
Buhari congratulates D’Tigress, pledges support for World Cup in Spain
…Zenith Bank congratulates golden girls

Vanguard News
Eid-il-Kabir: FG declares Friday, Monday holidays
Strike: FG, ASUU meet today
Food prices hit 8-yr high, as Buhari tasks economic team
Students admitted without post-UTME did not meet Unilorin standard — Mgt
Naira stable as CBN injects $250m
Court orders final forfeiture of N7.6bn recovered from Diezani
Customs officers dismissed over 661 rifles imported into Nigeria
The Yoruba And The Quest For True Federalism In Nigeria Battle Of Uyo: Eagles Optimistic Of Victory, Says Yusuf
Why Igbo Youths Are Very Angry — Obiozor (II)
Life Returns To Lake Chad Island Despite Boko Haram Threat JAMB And The Politics Of Cut-Off Marks By Reuben Abati Yakassai, Waku, Tsav, Others Want FG To Rein In Nnamdi Kanu
Any Policeman Arrested For Extortion’ll Be Dismissed — Abia CP
Owerri Market Demolition: It Was A Joint Operation — Army PRO
Anambra 2017: Tony Who?
Food Prices Hit 8-Yr High, As Buhari Tasks Economic Team PROBE: How Fayemi Deducted N18bn From N163bn Allocation — Witness
Moses Confirms Availability For Uyo Battle Against Cameroon Court Orders Final Forfeiture Of N7.6bn Recovered From Diezani
Strike: FG, ASUU Meet Today
FG To Save N3trn From Localisation Of Raw Materials, Others — Onu
PANDEF/PNDPC Face-Off: NIDCA Describes Parties As ‘Stomach Activists,’
Anambra: Obaze Trounces Oduah, Ubah To Pick PDP Ticket

Leadership Newspaper
Wike Dissolves Chieftaincy Stools’ Inquiry Panel
Lagos Begins Demolition Of 57 Distressed Buildings
Nigeria To Save N3trn From Locally Sourced Raw Materials – Onu
Sallah: Customs Seizes Bags Of Expired Rice In Lagos
Rotary Club To Empower 200 Women, Youths With N20m
Nigeria Lacks Adequate Number Of Town Planners – Olajide
PDP: As Bode George, Agbaje Battle Ex-ministers For National Chairmanship Seat
Unemployment: Casualisation Persists Despite Labour Laws
Technological Development, Key To African Transformation – Experts
I Resigned In Line With Police Act – Misau
Initial Plan Was To Seize And Sell Off Arik Air – Okon
Why There Are Wrong Placements In Aviation Ministry
Ease Of Doing Business: CAC’s Giant Strides In Business Registration
NIS Bans Cash Payments At Passport Offices
Domestic Price Of Petroleum Products May Go Up As Storm Ravages US
Daar Communications Records N533m Loss In Q2
Nigerian Stocks Dip By 0.90%
Poor ICT Infrastructure In Abuja Worries FCT Minister, NCC Boss
CBN Injects $250m Into Forex Market
ICT Contributes N1.6trn To National GDP – FG
On LG Autonomy, The NASS Doth-no-wrong
Why I Retained Akpeyi In Eagles – Rohr
PMB Congratulates D’Tigress On Afrobasket Victory
The Facts About The Nigerian Peace Corps Bill
Ladan: Moving DPR To Next Level

Daily Trust Newspaper
Diezani forfeits N7.6 billion to FG
US legislators meet N/Assembly leaders
Charly Boy leads protest for Diezani’s extradition
GIABA blames weak judiciary for economic, financial crimes
Strike: FG meets ASUU today
Uzodinma seeks probe of Imo market killings
Group backs Buhari on anti-graft war, others
Arabi is BPSR acting DG, as Abah bows out
Why students lack reading skills – Suleja emir
FG appoints 2 permsecs ambassadors in-situ
3 states join open-governance as FG begins implementation
Absent funding stalls National Health Act, says minister
Hajj: Max Air airlifts 1,000 stranded pilgrims
Fire razes female hostel at Plateau State Polytechnic
Nigerians are stellar students at US-based Bowie University – Officials
University of Ilorin gets new VC
Flood: Ortom urges FG to release ecological fund
Olubadan visits major markets to affirm sole kingship in Ibadanland
Royal father donates 450 hectares for grazing reserves in Niger
Eid el-Kabir: FG declares Friday, Monday public holidays



SPORTS NEWS
Soccernet
Deadline day forces risky moves
PSG to sign Mbappe on initial loan
Chelsea agree Ox fee with Arsenal
Arsenal are an 'absolute shambles'
Brazil say Liverpool's Coutinho is injury-free
Liverpool agree 2018 Keita deal
Reds have Prem's best front line
Barca unveil club-record signing Dembele
Evans to City hinges on Mangala
Rashford chance could have been Keane's
Man United target Perisic 'happy at Inter'

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