Here are the major headlines for Thursday, February 16, 2017


  • White House releases full text of President Trump’s telephone call with President Buhari
  • Saraki, Dogara meet Buhari in London
  • 2 days to go: Music superstar, Phyno, set to thrill guests at The Sun Awards
  • I weep for PDP –Ekwueme
  • GSM tariff: NCC begins review of call rates –Danbatta
  • More pain, hunger for Nigerians, as inflation hits 18.72%
  • Many trapped, 10 buildings, banks, markets, filling station razed in Onitsha
  • Fayose storms finance ministry over unpaid allocations
  • Arik Air: AMCON makes shocking revelations
  • Wike sacks health commissioner
  • PDP crisis: Anxiety as Appeal Court decides party’s fate
  • How to win the war in Niger Delta –Obuebite
  • FG insincere about diversifying economy, youth empowerment –Adekola
  • We’re yet to decide on W’Bank loan –FG
  • Nigeria needs N204bn to settle pension backlog
  • N’Assembly decries Shippers’ Council’s poor budget performance
  • AGF Malami queries Emefiele on alleged Forex fraud in CBN
  • Alleged N108bn fraud: EFCC seizes Akpabio’s wife’s school
  • Nigeria needs love to overcome challenges –Ita-Giwa
  • Ortom gives Agatu rulers ultimatum to produce soldier’s killers
  • Baby with heart disease seeks N4m for surgery
  • At last, Oluwo appears before Osun court, apologises
  • Stop supporting B’Haram, group warns North-East stakeholders
  • Don faults Buhari on Fashola’s portfolios
  • Ndoma-Egba seeks new master plan for N’Delta development
  • AGF Malami queries Emefiele on alleged Forex fraud in CBN
  • Large-scale land acquisition threatens food security – Report
  • Hoodlums threaten Nasarawa players, coach
  • Gyan in trouble over ‘unethical hair’
  • Rangers not lacking funds for Champions League – Enugu govt
  • Arsenal confirm Oshoala move
  • Inflation: Misery, as prices of foodstuffs hit the roof
  • FEC approves N126bn for reconstruction of 12 roads
  • I killed my day-old baby ’cos she’ll be extra burden – Mother
  • Why Ndigbo ‘re leaving PDP for APC – Nwoye
  • Okorocha/Obiano feud: How two Igbo governors tore each other apart
  • I’m not afraid of Cameroon – Rohr
  • Etim refutes reports of lack of funds
  • CAF Confederation Cup: Wikki set to battle Sierra Leone army
  • NPFL players deserve a chance in Eagles – Lawal tells Rohr
  • Trump drops US commitment to ‘two-state’ Mideast deal
  • When DSS makes teachers’ discipline of pupils go wrong
  • BoI, Bayelsa unveil N2b MSME matching fund
  • Government’s N21 billion fails to deliver uniform petrol price
  • Lasun chides ECOWAS over disdain for huge role of Nigeria
  • Ministers’ aides treated me like common criminal, says Bash Alli

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