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Here are the major headlines for Friday, September 15, 2017

The SUN
South East unrest: Kalu commiserates with bereaved families
Soldiers storm Kanu’s home
420 students displaced as flood submerges Delta college
Senate at war over allowance
Resident doctors call off strike
IPOB: Jos in 24-hour security lockdown
Nigeria’s external reserves hit $33bn –CBN
23 students killed in Malaysian school fire
Northern ethnic groups reject restructuring
Python Dance: Kalu sues for peace, calls for respect authority, human rights
Six feared killed in Benue. police confirm four
Strike: ULC blackmailing govt – NLC
Again, Ekiti tops NECO results, retains first position
How to create wealth with real estate
Government should stimulate local production of building materials –Okoronkwo
Work begins on $300m Lekki smart city project
‘Tunisian women now free to marry non-Muslims’
NATO countries nervous as Russia, Belarus launch large-scale war games
How to go about restructuring –Abubakar, Bauchi Gov
Enugu LG poll: Group accuses Ekweremadu of imposition
Anambra guber: INEC clears 35 candidates
AfroBasket 2017: Cameroon falls to Nigeria again
WAFU: Nigeria, Mali settle for barren draw
France 2018 U-20 W/Cup: Danjuma banks on experience against Tanzania
(www.sunnewsonline.com)

PUNCH
Presidency knocks Ezekwesili, says IPOB provoking army to kill
Curfew in Jos, IPOB members burn Aba police station, vehicles
Saraki vs Sowore: Woman stripped, journalists attacked in court clash
2019: APC NWC grills Alhassan over pro-Atiku comment
Two abductors of septuagenarian arrested
Robbers who shot Ogun DPO arrested
Lagos couple torture child with hot iron
Police ‘arrest’ Alsatian dog for robbery in Lagos …parade Uber driver, others for murder of GUS winner
N50,000 bail: Committee ends probe, policemen to refund money
Command nabs two suspected robbers, recover arms
My husband is more of a curse than a blessing, woman tells court
Rabidly jealous wife allegedly throws rival’s babies into well
Police arrest six suspects linked to murder of GUS winner, Hector
Adeyeye lampoons Fayose over Ekiti PDP gov candidate
2019: APC NWC grills Alhassan over pro-Atiku comment
Bayelsa SSG resigns
Restructuring: APC panel begins public hearing Sept 18
Rivers APC debunks Wike’s allegation against SARS
A’court dismisses pending suits on PDP leadership
‘15,000 voter cards yet to be claimed in Bauchi’
PDP can’t win elections in Bayelsa again – APC
Ekiti PDP stakeholders petition Makarfi, reject Fayose’s candidate
Why investors back out of PPP contracts – Oyinloye
How entrepreneurs can motivate employees
Post-recession tips for better banking habits
Shoprite to give away 22 cars in promo
FG begins sale of N100bn debut sovereign sukuk
FG lost N70bn to failed banks – Accountant-general
(www.punchng.com)

Vanguard
Army faults Ikpeazu, says Op Python Dance goes on, 30 IPOB members remanded
Era of depending on FG for finance over —Sanusi
Update: Jos situation under control, our people are on patrol – Police
Nigerian senators are not ‘distinguished’ — Sagay
Update: Jos situation under control, our people are on patrol – Police
FG threatens to invoke ‘no work, no pay’ law, as negotiation with SSANU, NASU, NAAT inconclusive
Anambra: 2m voters register for November poll
All eyes on Trump as world leaders gather at UN
Moves to annul Nwoye’s candidacy: S’East APC Youths kick
Who becomes Ekiti gov after Fayose?
Atletico seek home comforts in new $370m stadium
Spanish La Liga table
Italian Serie A table
Wenger pondered new date prior to stormy Cologne win
PTML Customs records 38.1% increase in August revenue collection
Recovery: NECA gives panaceas for sustained economic growth
Bulk of N2.5trn capital expenditure for locally made goods — NASS
EFCC confirms moves to extradite Diezani Alison-Madueke
Police arrest 6 over Guilder Ultimate Search winner, Hector’s killing
Bisola, Jeff out with visuals for their new song
Nollywood actress, Somkele Iyamah lands a big deal
10-year old Tony preaches unity in new single
(www.vanguardngr.com)

Guardian
Nigeria’s oil production exceeds OPEC’s 1.8mbpd restriction target
Arsenal win delayed Europa League clash as Everton humbled
Whereabouts of Kanu, father, mother unknown
Nigeria’s transmission network gets N540b boost
106 Chibok schoolgirls return home, get Federal Government scholarship at AUN
Malaysia probes foul play in deadly school fire as anger mounts
China ‘opposes’ North Korea missile launch, urges restraint
Oko Baba wood dealers appeal to Lagos State to reopen market
Nigerian Army insists Operation Python Dance II starts today
CBN laments drop in financial inclusion growth
LASU orders dismissed staff members to leave premises
Arsenal probe fan chaos during Europa clash
Nigeria drops in FIFA Ranking, despite impressive outings
D’Tigers bash Cameroon 106 to 91, hit semifinals
Uyo and Yaounde: A tale of two stadia
Flight delays Tanzania’s arrival in Benin for qualifier against Nigeria
Ultimate Commander presents National Peace Torch to Dalung
APC summons Alhassan over support for Atiku presidency
Protests against guber primary raise tension in Anambra APC
Chronicling Obasano’s role in Nigeria’s history
NSE market capitalisation rises further by N70 billion
Reps seek increased capital expenditure for stability
ANNI seeks partnership with NIMASA on policy implementation
Why more Nigerians are dying from cancers -WHO
How moving every 30 minutes may help you live longer
Furore over ketogenic diet
(www.guardian.ng)

The Nation
Governors move to stem spread of IPOB clashes
APC panel to table states merger, resource control, 10 others
Alhassan to APC: I’m sorry over comment
Sultan: let’s live in peace as one
53 traders die in Kebbi boat accident
Tension in Aba
Ogun to distribute C of O bi-monthly
No pay-per-view plan in Nigeria, says Multichoice
Governors, security agents work out solution to IPOB
We’ll feed 5.5m pupils, says Osinbajo
Wike raising false alarm against security agencies, says APC
IGP Idris faults governor’s claim on SARS operatives
Akeredolu excited by NDDC’s new approach to development
Fayose: no apology for adopting my deputy
Governor’s aides join Adeyeye’s campaign
How to address Nigeria’s challenges, by Saraki, Tambuwal, others
Court declares Mohammed Kabiru as Apda interim chairman
Police kill robber for shooting DPO
‘Oyo farm free of Avian Influenza’
22,000 security experts for Dallas security seminar
Ladoja, Alao-Akala, others meet on 2019 polls
NSCDC boss calls for more synergy to fight errorism, kidnapping, others
Herbalist nabbed for ‘preparing charms’
One suspected ritualist killed in Delta
Fed Govt to develop eastern ports through PPP
(www.thenationonlineng.net)

Thisday
Soldiers to Withdraw from Abia Streets Friday, Says Ikpeazu, Army Differs
APC: Aisha Alhassan Has Apologised for Comment on Buhari
At $33bn, External Reserves Hit 31-month High, Oil Rebounds to Five-month…
Adeosun: Nigerian Economy Not Structured to Meet Demographic Needs
Resident Doctors Suspend Strike for Two Weeks
FG Lost N70bn to Failed Banks
Obasanjo: Buhari Has Not Disappointed Me
INEC: Melaye Evading Service of Recall Petition
APDA Crisis: Court Dismisses Dokpesi’s Suit for Lack of Merit
FG Moves to Combat Cholera Outbreak in Borno
Bloody Clash Between APC,PDP Members Claims Four Lives in Benue
NECO Releases Results, Records Marginal Improvement
Appeal Court Strikes out PDP Leadership Tussle Suits
Aiteo Alleges Fresh Campaign to Malign its Image
Rights Groups to Monitor Army Operations in S’East
Sagay: Senate is a Merciless, Ruthless Organisation
Morocco’s Admittance into ECOWAS will Kill Our Productive Sector, MAN Warns FG
Fear Grips Igbo in Kaduna as El-Rufai Warns Trouble Makers
Power: Jos Transformer Fire Forces TCN to Supply Bauchi from Gombe
Our Masts Don’t Pose Health Risks, NCC insists
N’Delta: NEPAD Approves 5m Euros for Completion of Skills Acquisition Centres
Bayelsa SSG Resigns Appointment to Return to Legal Practice
Expect More Projects, Wike Tells Rivers People
Complaints as Ondo Shuts Down Event Centre against Christian Leaders
PDP Crisis is Over in Kebbi, Says Party Chieftain
Bisi Akande Laments Failed Education System
LAUTECH Announces Resumption Date
IPOB: Siege on the Southeast ill-advised, Preposterous, says Anambra AD Guber Candidate
Ogbizi Takes over as Abia New Police Commissioner
(www.thisdaylive.com)

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