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Here are the major headlines for Friday, June 2, 2017


  • How to be ready when opportunity knocks
  • Ambode’s wife and CAN’s verdict
  • Police arrest serial killers in Bauchi
  • Chaos as House rejects S’East development bill
  • Russia protests new US sanctions on North Korea
  • Manila attack: 34 found dead in bathroom
  • I enjoy watching Messi – Ronaldo
  • Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate Muslim travel ban
  • Bill Cosby goes on trial for sexual assault
  • Three robbery suspects in Abuja police net
  • One Chance for stage at Lagos Country Club
  • Tips for getting the best of bank loans
  • APC inaugurates National Unity Cup
  • Stocks hit 11-month high, NSE unveils X-Academy
  • LASG vows stiff punishment for safety rules’ breakers
  • US Ambassador unveils American Space
  • Fayemi asks court to dissolve Ekiti judicial commission
  • Musa, Iheanacho show class in Togo win
  • Aare Ona Kakanfo: Gani Adams keeps mum
  • On Aisha Buhari’s recent trip to Kano
  • WAEC to release results in 60 days
  • Senate wants tolls back on federal roads
  • Tanker hits NDDC MD’s convoy, kills policemen, rider
  • Court discharges Lagos textile dealer who attempted suicide
  • Budget delay not good for economy, says Lemo
  • Govs raise the alarm over harmful rice importation
  • Marriage registry: FG urges court to dismiss LGs suit
  • Court grants Justice Ajumogobia, Obla leave to travel abroad
  • Osinbajo in C’River, says Nigeria can’t afford to disintegrate
  • Bauchi teenagers abduct, rape schoolgirl
  • Three robbery suspects in Abuja police net
  • Tanker hits NDDC MD’s convoy, kills policemen, rider
  • Court discharges Lagos textile dealer who attempted suicide
  • Bauchi teenagers abduct, rape schoolgirl
  • Nursing student allegedly impregnated by lecturer gives birth
  • Police nab VIOs for extorting motorcyclists
  • Pregnant woman, husband, two kids killed in Lagos
  • Suspected solar panel vandals held
  • My wife attempted suicide four times, man tells court



The Sun

  • Outrage as deadly gang, Badoo, butchers man, wife, children
  • Killer herdsmen threat to national security –Obaseki
  • Drivers shut down Benin-Lagos highway
  • Rowdy session as Reps reject South East development bill
  • End of the road for solar thieves in FCT
  • Fresh crisis hits Ondo APC as party suspends chairman
  • Group urges Senate to reject new PENCOM DG
  • Obiano has lived up to his name ‘Akpokuedike’
  • Biafra, militancy symptoms of Nigeria’s problem –Okechukwu
  • Lagos @ 50: Igbo community honours Ambode, Okiro, others
  • Reps summon Adeosun, AGF over N17bn office equipment contract
  • Devt of African TV industry takes front burner at Beijing seminar
  • Pinnick, Dikko, Aiteo chieftains meet team in Paris
  • Int’l friendly: Eagles whitewash Togo
  • Nigeria soars in FIFA ranking




  • Senate halts debate on FRA over degree, HND dichotomy
  • Reps in rowdy session over S’East Devt Commission Bill
  • We won’t pass PIB piecemeal like Senate — Reps
  • Atiku Gets Traditional Title Of Waziri Adamawa
  • Nasarawa NLC Impeaches Embattled Chairman
  • UNICEF Pledges To Support Benue Govt Implement Child Justice Reform System
  • AIDS Pandemic Far From Over – Amina Mohammed
  • Kogi Has Acted Legally On Local Government Administration – Fanwo
  • Scientists Detect Gravitational Waves For Third Time In History
  • Trump’s Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord A ‘Great Disappointment’ – UN
  • List Of Champions League Winners From 1956
  • Five Key Duels In Champions League Final
  • Juventus V Real Madrid — Five Great Games
  • Trump Drags Oil Prices Below $50
  • AGF Objects To LGs’ Suit On Marriage Registration
  • Chelsea Got Over £150m In Premier League Record Pay-Out
  • Police Apprehends Herdsmen, Kidnappers’s Arms Supplier In Delta
  • Procurement Act: Reps Unearth 5 Ghost Firms Involved In N17bn Consultancy Fees
  • S/Eagles Win, FIFA Ranking, Excites Amiesimaka
  • Senate Moves For N5 Fuel Levy
  • List of Champions League winners from 1956
  • Nigerians are tired of promises; they want to see results, says Archbishop
  • 4bn media advertising spend unaccounted for in 2016
  • GSK laments higher input cost, reviews local manufacturing options
  • Badoo Boys wipe out Ikorodu family, take out pregnant woman’s unborn baby
  • Man rubs salt, pepper into housemaid’s injuries in Aba
  • One dead, houses burnt, 19 arrested, as Okorocha’s hometown burns



Nigeria Tribune

  • Expect cloudy skies, thunderstorms on Friday – NiMet
  • Oyo CJ grants amnesty to 22 inmates
  • Trump confirms US withdrawal from Paris climate accord
  • Nigerians may pay more for fuel, as Senate plans extra N5 on every litre
  • Akinola preaches love to Oyo Muslims
  • Coup scare: A red herring?
  • 2 years of Buhari: Expert tasks FG
  • FAAN MD stresses importance of human capacity development
  • Gambian Airline commences flights into Lagos
  • INTELS Managing Director, Gabriele Volpi, bags Rivers State award
  • Ameachi kicks off SOP, PSSP at Eastern ports
  • Osun partners IITA to boost agriculture, launch farm institute in Ago Owu
  • GSK shareholders approve N359m dividend, commend divestment
  • 45% patients die from heart failure in Nigeria due to hypertension —Expert
  • Good data, application necessary for better health index
  • UCH to launch app to better patients care
  • Ondo School of Health Technology to reintroduce Pharmacy Technician training
  • Where Kenya Airways got it right
  • Buhari will return home safely
  • Common infections bad for children’s heart
  • How pawpaw promotes good health
  • How Niger is producing teen authors
  • Using entrepreneurship to tackle youth unemployment
  • Relief in Enugu as National Orthopaedic Hospital workers end strike
  • Day Ekweremadu brought succour to Enugu communities
  • Expect cloudy skies, thunderstorms on Friday – NiMet
  • Court issues bench warrant against defendant in Lekki building collapse case
  • Two injured as LUTH resident doctors protest management’s takeover of secretariat
  • 3 bag 29 months for drug trafficking
  • OPDS kills 4 sea robbery suspects in Rivers, raids den in Bayelsa
  • Ekiti has lowest crime rate in Nigeria —DIG
  • FG to build three power transmission stations in Kaduna
  • Fayose appoints 10 new executive secretaries, general managers


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