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Here are the major headlines for Monday, July 16, 2018

Punch

  • Buhari arrives The Hague for ICC’s 20th anniversary
  • London arbitration court awards $680m against Wale Tinubu’s firms
  • Troops missing after Boko Haram attacked military base
  • Invest in Nigeria, Saraki tells US
  • Reps panel to question Obasanjo, Jonathan, others over Abacha loot
  • EFCC, AGF abandon CCT chair’s bribery case in court
  • EFCC mocks Fayose, says we’re expecting you soon
  • 12 Nigerian students to face trial for cybercrime in Benin Republic
  • Chinese oil firm to invest $3bn in Nigeria
  • Murdered corps member: Family goes after Abuja hospital
  • Alleged forgery: Group writes IG, seeks Adeosun’s probe
  • Killings: IDPs stone Lalong’s convoy
  • Again, Okotie declares for president
  • Imo crisis: God’ll impeach Okorocha, says Umeh
  • Workers’ salary arrears will be paid in six months –Fayemi
  • PDP rejects Fayemi’s victory, says it’s daylight robbery
  • APC is highest bidder in vote buying – AP candidate
  • SDP lost Ekiti poll because we didn’t buy votes – Adeniran
  • Sokoto police arrest rustlers, recover 97 animals
  • Residents lament as ocean submerges buildings in Ondo
  • Christ Embassy kidnap: Fraudsters call family, demand ransom
  • I abducted my employer’s son to raise N150,000 — Guard
  • Many feared dead as bus plunges into Edo river
  • Gunmen kill four policemen in Edo, set corpses ablaze

(www.punchng.com)

 

The Nation

  • Buhari congratulates Fayemi
  • UK court: Volpi to pay 60% of $680m owed by firm
  • CBN to Nigerians: destroy, spray banknotes, go to jail
  • Man jailed for forging ICAN certificate
  • EFCC to reopen Fayose’s N1.3b case
  • 23 soldiers missing in Borno
  • Boko Haram attacks military base in Borno/ Yobe village
  • Falana to governors: meet Buhari on policing
  • Fayose a street-type thug, says Presidency
  • FIRS: tax revenue hits N2.52tr in six months
  • Unclaimed dividends hit N130b
  • Miners urge BoI to relax loan conditions
  • Okotie asks APC, PDP to adopt him for 2019
  • Olusola to challenge Fayemi’s victory in court
  • Aregbesola has impressed us – UK envoy
  • I regret backing Okorocha for governor, says Umeh
  • Kano commissioner targets Kwankwaso’s seat
  • Akeredolu’s wife seeks support for NGO’s funding
  • Gunmen kill couple in Anambra
  • 1,830 enjoy medical outreach in Sokoto

(www.thenationonlineng.net)

 

Vanguard

  • Revenue Leakages: Reps Summon 5 Oil Firms
  • UK Paying Lip-Service to Nigeria’s Fight against Corruption —Sen Utazi
  • Alleged Breach of Contract: US Court Rejects Nigeria’s Request to Cancel N2.7trn Fine
  • AMCON Seizes Sigma Apartments over N1bn Indebtedness
  • Fayemi’s Victory Is Defeat of Obasanjo, Fayose – Presidency
  • Ooni Calls for Peaceful Co-Existence among Nigerians
  • Expert Warns Govt Over Population Explosion in Nigeria
  • Osun Approves N377m Loan for Rice Farmers
  • Tension Mounts in A-Ibom over Alleged Relocation of Deep Seaport
  • Anglican Bishop in Imo, Parishioners Clash
  • Security Outfit Denies Bayelsa Assembly’s Allegations of Criminal Acts
  • Coronation Trustees Sponsors LBS 2018 Dean’s Cup

(www.vanguardngr.com)

 

The Guardian

  • Fayemi’s victory an endorsement of Buhari administration, says FG
  • How Nigeria, others shared Afreximbank’s $65b syndications
  • The Guardian bags NiOMA award after NiRA honour
  • Glut in egg production triggers call for industrialisation, value chain creation
  • Lagos begins Revenue House renovation
  • Nigerian Army denies reports on missing soldiers
  • Ambode urges Lagos pilgrims to be good ambassadors
  • Ekiti State election was generally successful – INEC
  • China’s investment in Nigeria’s oil sector to hit $17 billion
  • NNPC private guards accuse navy of killing two operatives
  • Reps’ panel to meet Obasanjo, Jonathan, Buhari on Abacha loot
  • France set for heroes’ welcome after thrilling World Cup win
  • Delirious French revel in World Cup victory
  • He’s back – Paulinho goes from Barca to World Cup to Guangzhou
  • ‘Thank you, heroes’ – press hail Croatia squad
  • 20 years after, France wins World Cup again in Moscow
  • FIFA lauds Russia for 2018 success as Putin passes ball to Qatari Emir
  • France set for heroes’ welcome after thrilling World Cup win
  • Delirious French revel in World Cup victory
  • He’s back – Paulinho goes from Barca to World Cup to Guangzhou
  • ‘Thank you, heroes’ – press hail Croatia squad
  • 20 years after, France wins World Cup again in Moscow
  • FIFA lauds Russia for 2018 success as Putin passes ball to Qatari Emir
  • Investors lose further by 0.6% as political uncertainties rise
  • eTranzact deepens financial inclusion through CBN-funded initiative
  • Conoil offers N1.4 billion dividend, pledges good returns

(www.guardian.ng)

 

Tribune

  • Ekiti 2018: Accept defeat in good faith, Fayemi tells Olusola, PDP
  • Olusola rejects Ekiti election results, says ‘I won 70 percent of lawful votes’
  • PDP cautions social media team against provocative posts
  • Fayose ‘a street-type thug’ ―Presidency
  • #EkitiDecides2018: Nigerians have spoken, says Lai Mohammed
  • Osun Assembly congratulates Fayemi over victory in Ekiti governorship poll
  • Gov Rotimi presents 2018 budgets
  • Ekiti Election: Akeredolu congratulates Fayemi on victory
  • Ekiti: Stay calm, Atiku tells PDP supporters
  • Taking over Delta State in 2019, not negotiable ―APC
  • Defend APC integrity, party chieftain tasks Buhari, Oshiomhole
  • Ambode appeals for patience, understanding over ongoing projects in Lagos
  • LASU registrar to staff: Harass our students sexually and get sacked
  • I’ve been lonely, vulnerable, hopeless one year after my wife’s death ―Akande
  • Unknown gunmen kill, set four policemen ablaze
  • Drama as mob punishes alleged rapist for defiling 7-year-old girl
  • Drunk grandfather kills grandson with dane gun in Ondo
  • Jobless uncle remanded in Kirikiri for raping 8-year-old niece
  • Donald Trump calls Queen ‘fantastic’ ahead of Vladimir Putin meeting
  • Boys trapped in Thailand cave mourn diver who died in rescue mission
  • Trump told me to sue the EU ―Theresa May
  • Japan floods: Death toll rises to 200 as UN offers assistance

(www.tribuneonlineng.com)

 

ThisDay

  • France Overpower Croatia to Lift 2018 World Cup
  • Oando: London Arbitration Court Orders Tinubu’s Firms to Pay Volpi $680m
  • Federation Account: Stakeholders Move to Stop NNPC from Collecting, Remitting Oil…
  • Nigeria, Netherlands’ Trade Volume Hits N1.2tn, Says Envoy
  • Boko Haram Ambush: 23 Soldiers, Eight Trucks Missing
  • House Names 11-Member Committee to Probe Recovery of Abacha Loot
  • Gunmen Kill Four Policemen, Burn Patrol Vehicle in Edo
  • Name Politicians Behind The Killings in Nigeria, Lamido Tells Buhari
  • SERAP Tasks Adeosun on Alleged Forged NYSC Certificate
  • EFCC Vows to Prosecute Fayose over Alleged N1.3bn Poultry Fraud
  • Amby Ezem Holds Triple Book Launch
  • Baby, Three Others Confirmed Dead as Vehicle Plunges into River
  • Caleb British International School Students Shine in WASSCE
  • FG Urged to Allocate More Resources to Hospitality, Tourism Industry
  • Kwara Spends N6.5bn on Water Scheme in Eight Years
  • How Ekiti Election Was Won and Lost
  • Suspected Assassins Kill Couple in Anambra
  • EFCC Vows to Prosecute Fayose over Alleged N1.3bn Poultry Fraud
  • (UPDATED) France Rules the World Again
  • Witness: How Lalong’s Convoy Was Attacked by IDPs
  • Allocate more Resources to Hospitality, Tourism Industry, FG Urged
  • NFIU Act: Nigeria Yet to Avert Danger, MIIVOC Warns
  • Residents Cry as Ocean Submerges Ondo Community
  • Chukwuma Challenges Appeal Court’s Ruling Allowing GTB’s Motion
  • Stock Market Loses N320bn on Profit-taking, Political Uncertainties
  • Experts Highlight Conditions for Digital Transformation in Nigeria
  • Transcorp CEO Harps on Enabling Environment for Tourism
  • AXA Mansard Upgrades Payment Channels
  • SEC: As Uduk Lives the Buhari Vision
  • Dakuku: Intermodal Transport System Essential for Port Efficiency
  • Govt Recruits Inspectors to Enforce Workplace Rules
  • Again, Access Bank Wins Karlsruhe Sustainable Awards

(www.thisdaylive.com)

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