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Here are the major headlines for Monday, July 17, 2017

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The SUN
BREAKING: Suicide bomber kills 10 in Maiduguri
More can of worms over Diezani’s US case
FG exposes illegal recruitments
Ohanaeze, Arewa youth groups to meet in South East
S’Court verdict: PDP’ll be vigilant –Wike
Kerosene: Statistics fault NNPC’s 5m litres daily production claim
Jonathan defeated Boko Haram before handover, says Dasuki
11 feared dead, scores injured in Calabar fire outbreak
LG poll: Lagos announces restrictions of movement July 22
Filling station owners vow to shut down NNPC over alleged corruption
Thailand’s king given full control of crown property
30 missing after Cameroon military boat sinks
Epileptic power supply, cost of transportation bane of local manufacturing – Rite Foods boss
Woman jailed 4 weeks for offering $2,150 bribe to police officer
ISIS leader Baghdadi almost certainly alive – Kurdish official
CHAN Qualifier : No home yet for Home Eagles
(www.sunnewsonline.com)

PUNCH
Suicide bombers hit Maiduguri mosque, kill eight
Magu: Presidency gets legal advice, to approach S’Court
Fani-Kayode differs with JNI, Sani on alleged plot to Islamise Nigeria
Release probe report on SGF, Fayose tells Osinbajo
Police detain journalist over critical Facebook posts
Unknown persons kill woman on parents’ farm
200-level student kills tricycle operator in Abia
UNIBEN student, pastor detained after church member’s death …I won’t talk to PUNCH– Edo PPRO
Hoodlums hijack petrol tanker, kill driver in Osun
Man arrested for homosexuality, robbery in Jos
Ambode deposes Baale of Shangisha
Imo restaurant owner accused of abducting three children
Police arrest 200 suspected kidnappers, cultists in Rivers
Tinubu visits Kano gov, endorses him for second term
‘Group calling for Saraki’s recall not known to APC’
LG election: LASG announces restiction of movement
You can’t defeat Wike, Rivers PDP tells APC
Anambra poll: Obiano has underperformed, says Obaze
INEC petitions CJN over court order halting Melaye’s recall process
14-year-old daughter mobilises support for dad in Anambra gov poll
Lagos council polls: Candidates to sign undertaking
Defection: C’River Assembly declares lawmaker’s seat vacant
Eight reasons to regularly review your bank statement
Floods: Lekki, VI may lose attraction, say experts
Stocks: CBN special forex window attracts N2.715tn investments
London-bound Medview passengers stranded in Lagos
Dokpesi blames recession for DAAR Communication’s N2.1bn loss
Refineries now supplying 60% kerosene demand – NNPC
(www.punchng.com)

Vanguard
Alleged corruption: I’m ready to go to jail — Diezani
Arewa youths to review stand on Oct 1 quit notice
30 feared dead in Calabar Free Trade Zone inferno
Take your restructuring case to NASS, Northern leaders tell South, Middle-Belt
Arewa Youths parleys Ohanaeze Ndigbo, says leaving Nnamdi Kanu to go unpunished totally unacceptable
How Aluko, Omokore laundered $1.76b stolen from NNPC
Fayose writes Osinbajo, demands release of panel report on alleged corruption against SGF, NIA DG
What restructuring means in practical terms by ABC Nwosu
New Northern Elders’ Forum Chairman, Paul Unongo tasked on focused leadership
FG records N397bn deficit in May
Doha mall’s $1 bln-plus loan refinancing frozen amid Qatar boycott -sources
Ogun Customs rolls out release of e-auction vehicles
Digitisation revolution will happen soon—Taye Ige, Chairman/CEO HS Media Group
Biafra: The War Rages On By Other Means
Prices Of Foods’ll Soon Crash – Audu Ogbeh
We’ve Arrested 200 Cultists – Rivers Police
A-Ibom Govt Faults Gov Bello Over Attack On Gov Emmanuel
Kidnappers Of 5 Delta Students Nabbed
(www.vanguardngr.com)

Guardian
Government admits N2.7tr legacy debts created NPLs in banks
Four years not enough to deliver promises, says APC
UN opposes forced return of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon
Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris
Players ready for shirts war as CHAN Eagles’ camp now opens Thursday
UN opposes forced return of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon
Court papers show how Aluko, Omokore allegedly laundered stolen NNPC’s $1.76b
34 Cameroonian soldiers missing after boat capsize
Top Philippine paper in sale talks after Duterte threat
Eight killed in Maiduguri suicide bombing
Trump is aware of ‘no meetings with Russians’: lawyer
FG To Build Additional 100,000 Hectres Of Irrigation System
‘I just don’t see it’: Paul on GOP healthcare bill
Chelsea worried as Conte delays new deal
European players top list of entries for ITTF Nigeria Open
Barca shift focus on Alli after bid for Verratti fails
Odey scores as MFM narrows gap to two points
American coaches join Odegbami, Rufai, other to teach football in Lagos
Senegal suspends sports events after stadium tragedy
Auto plants may shut down amid poor sales
Coventry University secures its reputation with Gold ranking
Prof. Osinbajo: Southwest region and unusual politics of silence
Lagos APC wriggling out of crisis five days to council poll
Be circumspect in reconciliation moves, Wike advises PDP
Blame the economy for high interest charges, says Uzoma Dozie
Neimeth, Forte oil, others enhance NSE’s indices by 2.47%
CBN intensifies efforts to strengthen financial literacy
(www.guardian.ng)

The Nation
Suicide bomber kills eight in Borno
EFCC to seize Diezani’s, Aluko’s Dubai mansions
Bank-to-bank forex deals resume
APC slams PDP as opposition party plans convention
Let’s pray for Buhari, says Tinubu
Highway fraudsters draw the ire of Professor Johnbull
Oyo gets farm imput from Dangote’s firm
SERAP seeks prosecution of public officers on double pay
Professor of Medicine Williams dies at 76
PDP will be vigilant as it reconciles, says Wike
JAMB warns against multiple registrations
Sani-Bello donates N30m to flood victims
Dickson, Wike caution as PDP plans convention
Advanced Institute takes off in OAU
Council poll: Lagos restricts vehicular movement
Aregbesola visits family of slain perm sec
Gombe College threaten workers with ‘no work no pay’
LSETF partners lawmaker on women empowerment scheme
‘Cyber cafe fraudsters ‘ll face prosecution’
COSON honours Mohammed for dedication to creative campaign
Advocates of break-up ignorant of God’s purpose for Nigeria, says Dogara
(www.thenationonlineng.net)
Thisday
Nigeria: A Governance Question or Structural Defect, Leaders Weigh In
Arewa, Ohanaeze Youths Meet, Northern Coalition Begins Review of Quit Notice…
FG Lost $6bn to DPR’s Poor Administration of Divested Oil Blocks
Presidency: Why We Keep Sending Nominees to Senate for Confirmation
Nigeria Can’t Break up, Dogara Insists
Dickson Asks Sheriff to Support Makarfi
SERAP Urges FG to Sue Ex-govs Deputies over N40bn Double Pay, Life Pensions
Cairo Ojougboh: We’re Still Members of PDP
Nine People Confirmed Dead in Calabar Tank Farm Explosion
Ogbeh: Nigeria will Soon Stop Rice Importation, Reduce Cost
Niger Govt Releases N30m to Flood Victims
Oni: I will Avenge Fayemi’s Defeat If Given APC’s Ticket in 2018
Defiant Alison-Madueke Allegedly Informed Aluko She’s Ready to Go to Jail
Soyinka: How Winning Nobel Prize Affected Me Negatively
Fake Kidnapping: Ambode Deposes Traditional Ruler of Shangisha
Medview Apologises to Passengers for Disruption on Its Lagos-London Flights
14 Killed, Many Injured in Tank Farm Explosion in Calabar
PDP Can’t Retake Power, APC Insists
Tinubu Asks Executive, N’Assembly to Close Ranks
Saraki, Okowa, Ibori Express Confidence In Nigeria’s Unity
Dasuki: Our N’East Interventions Aided Peaceful Elections in 2015
Taraba Gov: I will Rather Sacrifice Myself Than Lose More Citizens
PDP Candidates in Dilemma over Lagos Council Elections
INEC Asks Court to Discharge Order Stopping Melaye’s Recall
How Suspended NHIS Boss Illegally Recruited 15 Northern Relatives, Friends as…
PDP Must Be Vigilant in Reconciliation, Says Wike
Fayose Writes Osinbajo, Demands Immediate Release of Report on Babachir, Oke
S’Court Repositions for Better Justice Delivery
(www.thisdaylive.com)

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