News Headlines Jul 27, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jul 27, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

‘Why renovation of infrastructure of Law School campuses is my pet project’
Court issues bench warrant on NFVCB’s director of operations
Illegal watchlist: Appeal Court orders NCS to pay A’Ibom account officer N1m
Ondo family, telco in mast rent row
Ohakim v. Igwegbe: When a complainant turns a defendant
International law don, 14 others join NEITI board
Malami, others hail retiring Solicitor-General Apata
Fed Govt’s lawyer Alilu to launch four books
Nigerian, Indian CSOs join forces on digital identity
Preventing civilian harm during armed conflicts
Insecurity: Waiting for Police Trust Fund
Again, Niger Delta in the spotlight
Making agribusiness profitable
Bafarawa, Wamakko rivalry persists
PIB and restructuring: Not yet Uhuru
Buhari’s Legacy
Banditry and need for citizens alliance against impunity
Fashionable bias
Yobe youths and dangerous sycophancy
Nigeria underestimating its enemies
Bauchi’s suspension of private NCE licences long overdue
Monkey pox
‘Enemy fire’
Boko Haram abducts two travelling soldiers
JUST IN: Police disperse Igboho’s supporters as trial continues
Abdulrazaq approves four years promotion arrears for SUBEB teachers
Banditry: Kaduna suspends schools resumption indefinitely
I want to buy my own planet- DJ Cuppy
Nigeria laws allow restricted terrorism trial for IPOB
What BBNaija Shine Your Eyes first HoH will enjoy
BBNaija: I don’t woo women, they chase me – WhiteMoney
I have phobia for flying, says Tiwa Savage
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: Peace emerges first Head of House
12 times iPhones beat Androids
IPOB to DSS: produce Kanu to prove he’s not dead
BBNaija Shine Ya Eyes: Jaypaul hints on two wild cards
UPDATED: DSS failure to produce Kanu stalls planned resumption of trial
BBNaija: Search for two fake housemates throws house into confusion
IPOB adds Anglican Archbishop, Kalu, Arthur Eze, others to Kanu’s ‘traitor’ list
How ‘Baba Ijesha’ defiled my foster daughter while watching cartoons — Princess
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: Saga eyes Nini
VIDEO: Girl sets supermarket on fire in Abuja
Ekiti 2022: I’ll run without Fayose’s support – ex-Deputy Gov
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: Maria is open to falling in love
UPDATED: Buhari signs N982.7bn 2021 supplementary budget into law
BREAKING: PDP Govs insist on electronic transmission of results
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: How I gave birth at 19, by Jackie
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: I find myself bonding with Pere, says Saga
DSS coy over Kanu’s absence in court
Come after me if you can, Bakare dares top FG official
BBNaija: Sharing bed with a man don’t mean I want sex – Princess
BREAKING: Buhari signs N982.7bn supplementary budget into law
Four killed, others injured as herdsmen attack Enugu community
Ini Umoren: Suspected killer pleads guilty in Court
Sunday Igboho’s trial may be postponed again
Davido becomes first African artiste to hit the ‘Atlanta Golden Spike’
Sevila sign Erik Lamela from Tottenham
My heart left acting long time ago, says Tonto Dikeh
JUST IN: Tension over delay in Igboho’s trial
I want girl that can teach me the Gospel- MC Galaxy
Kanu’s trial: Sowore released after protest in Abuja
Baba Ijesha: LASG to prosecute Nollywood actor for contempt of court
We cannot be intimidated to join APC – PDP Govs
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: Celebrities endorse Boma
Older women castigating slay queens did worse in their prime – Alibaba
BBNaija 6: Obi Cubana pledges support for Cross
BREAKING: Security agents arrest Sowore
Doctor warns against indiscriminate use of contraceptives
BREAKING: Lagos Police charge 48 Yoruba Nation rally suspects for ‘unlawful assembly’
Police debunk social media report on arrest of DPO over kidnapping
BREAKING: Igboho arrives Cotonou Court for trial
JUST IN: Kanu: Trial stalled over DSS’ failure to produce him
PHOTOS: Igboho’s wife arrives Benin Republic Court
Ex-Gov Chukwuemeka Ezeife in court for Nnamdi Kanu’s trial
Cocaine importer jailed seven years
Resumed Kanu trial raises anxiety in Abuja
Kanu’s trial: Anambra commuters stranded as bus drivers desert parks
Fed Govt demands nothing short of Igboho’s extradition
APC sweeps council polls in Lagos, Ogun
BREAKING: Buhari off to London for official/medical engagements
VIDEO: Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyers engage security agents in altercations
PHOTOS: Lawyers, journalists awaiting access for Nnamdi Kanu’s trial
BREAKING: Yoruba monarchs, others in Benin Republic Court for Igboho
Step down from Kanu’s trial, Adeyanju tells Justice Nyako
Army arrests ‘policeman’ with ammunition, grenade in Borno
Flood kills 19, destroys homes in Kano
Family to police: find our missing daughter
Three suspects arrested for robbing singer Tope Alabi
Robbery suspects lynched in Imo
BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: What to expect in week one, Ebuka
Three bodies pulled as bus plunges into Bauchi river
NURTW chair, three others arrested over ‘drug trafficking’
All you need to know about Monday’s arraignment of Sunday Igboho, Nnamdi Kanu
Two held as cultists clash in Lagos community
Nigeria spent $13b on Sierra Leone’s, Liberia’s liberation, says envoy
Reps issue bench warrant on Emefiele, Kyari, 52 others
D’Tigers hope to bounce back against Germany
IOC urge athletes to follow COVID-19 protocols
I’ll be a spectator in Paris 2024, says Oshonaike
Badminton: Nigeria ready to fight against Denmark
Athletics: Okagbare spearheads Nigeria’s medal chase
ITTF celebrates Aruna’s humanitarian gesture
Omotayo takes solace in Tokyo experience
Grasshoppers, Twente chase Osigwe
Tested and Trusted platform to Sell Gift cards, Bitcoin and Greendot in Nigeria KOLLYCARDS AND ALOZZYGIFTCARDS
Sunday Igboho to know fate Monday
Banditry in Northwest can ‘swallow’ Nigeria, Matawalle warns
Nigeria, Togo to renew joint commission
In search of a safer maritime environment
Kinsmen to testify against ex-jamb boss Ojerinde in N5.2b fraud trial
Reports of insecurity exaggerated, says Korean Ambassador
Ogun to inaugurate council chairmen Monday
Senate urges AGF to recover N76bn loan from INEC, Army, NSA, NYSC, others
World Bank spends $157b to tackle COVID-19 in 15 months


Alleged Treasonable Felony: Court Declines to Try Kanu in Absentia
•Orders DSS to produce him on October 21 •Igboho tried behind closed-doors in Cotonou •Afenifere lauds Ooni, Olubadan over Yoruba agitator, accuses FG of harassing…
Fayemi: N’Assembly Giving Impression of Hidden Agenda on e-Transfer of Results
•Warns against over-regulation of electoral body •Commission begins physical registration of voters after recording over one million online
Buhari Signs 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill Into Law
Kanu’s Absence Stalls Alleged Treasonable Felony Trial
Buhari Departs for Medical Check up in London Monday
Tight Security as Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial Begins
Zulum Finalises Relocation of IDPs, Refugees to Abadam
APC: We’ll Continue to Support Constitutionally Backed Innovations to Make Elections…
Osinbajo: FG, States, UNICEF Partner to Provide 20m Jobs for Nigerians
Buhari: Nigeria Will Sustain Relationship with Spain, Qatar
Again, Fashola Calls for Stoppage of Yearly Rent Payment
NECO Set to Get New Face, As Wushishi Assumes Office
Rice Farmers Attribute High Cost of Food to Exchange Rate
FG Distributes 300,000 Hybrid Cocoa Seedlings to Farmers
FG Launches Strategy Document to Tackle Deforestation, Forest Degradation
Kanu: Onitsha, Nnewi Residents Close Markets in Solidarity
Suspected Criminal Abducts Groundnut Hawker
Gunmen Abduct another Traditional Ruler in Kaduna
APC Women Leader Assures Market Women of Inclusiveness
Yoruba Nation Protest: Lagos Police Arraign Alleged Killer of Lady
IG: Installation of CCTV will Reduce Crime
Edo Ex-commissioner to Protest Detention
Glo Mega Data Changes the Paradigm with 1TB Plan
Kano Assembly Ignores Court Order, Asks Police to Arrest Chairman of…
UCTH Mgt Alleges Threat to CMD’s Life
More Medals for Host Japan Softens Mood Around Games
Diaz Wins Philippines’ First Olympic Gold Medal in Weightlifting
Civil Society Coalition Brainstorm on Police Trust Fund
#BuhariMustgo T-shirts: Court Orders Immediate Release of Five Dunamis Church Worshippers
Gunmen Abduct Another Traditional Ruler in Kaduna
News in Photographs: Buhari Signs Supplementary Budget
New NECO Registrar, Wushishi, Assumes Duty, Promises to Reform Organisation
Osinbajo: FG, States Collaborating with GenU to Provide 20m Jobs for…
Buhari Signs 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill Into Law
Ghana Debunks Alleged Akufo-Addo’s Disparaging Comment on Nigeria
Buhari: Nigeria will Sustain Relationship with Spain, Qatar
Tambuwal: PDP has Solution to Nigeria’s Problems
Renewable Energy, Off-grid Tech Solutions, Suitable for Green Economy
We Make Affordable Luxury Homes Possible, Says Ifeanunike
NCF, Anambra, Unizik Partner to Stop Forest Degradation
IFMA Nigeria Partners LSDPC to train Artisans
London Property Market Update in COVID-19 Era
Covid-19 Infections, Vaccination Will Determine Nigeria’s Economic Growth in H2-2021 –…
Will APC Settle for a National Chairman from the North?
Selfless Leadership and Good Governance in Nigeria
Why We Must Sustain Electronic Transmission of Results
Kanu and Igboho: Hard Choices Before Nigeria
Effect of Power of Attorney Not Executed Before a Notary Public
Ife 87’ Law Class Celebrates Four ‘Outstanding’ Members
Effect of Inconsistent Composition of Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee Panel
Anyanacho, Offiong End their Olympic Dreams in Tears
Eight Nigerian Athletes Undergo Out of Competition Tests (OCT) in Japan
Oshonaike Inducted into ITTF’s ‘Club 7’
Rivers Utd Submit Petition against Jigawa Stars to LMC, Says Iyaye
Football Chieftains Rush to Identify with Aisha Buhari Cup
Okagbare Leads Nigeria’s Track & Field Team into Olympic Village Today
One Day, Four Court Cases
Kanu, Igboho and Unresolved Issues

The Punch

Promoters defraud tourists of N4m in Canadian visa scam
Bandit recaptures fleeing student, collects N130,00, phone, SIM card
Sleeping Lagos painter stabbed to death in friend’s house
Kanu supporters storm court as DSS fails to produce IPOB leader
Without new constitution, recycling failed leadership continues – Afe Babalola
PDP govs, APC clash, forum carpets FG over killings, massive rigging plot
After over eight-hour sitting, Beninese court grants Igboho access to medical care
Herdsmen kill four, 10 missing as community challenges destruction of farms
Akwa Ibom jobseeker’s killer pleads guilty, murderer, father remanded
Herdsmen kill four, 10 missing as community challenges destruction of farms
Yoruba Nation rally: Police arraign protester for salesgirl’s death, victim’s lawyer shocked
Nigeria’s revenue-to-GDP ratio lowest, private sector choking – World Bank
Reps panel wants NIMASA, NSITF officials prosecuted by EFCC
ICSAN urges companies to embrace sustainable principles
Unilever Nigeria grows profit by 60% in six months
Bayelsa votes N8.1bn to pay 105 ex-councillors’ 36-month wages
Make LG bosses accountable , Abiodun tells Ogun residents
FG’s poor performance affecting all Nigerians, says Tambuwal
There won’t be fighting as leaders choose my successor – Umahi
Eguma laments Rivers United tight fixtures
D’Tigers in must-win battle against Germany
Nigeria doesn’t appreciate Olympic medallists – Idoko
Dare hails Anyanacho, Offiong
Debt and civilisation (2)
American actress Issa Rae marries Louis Diame in private ceremony
BBNaija S6: Fans react as HoH Peace picks Yousef as deputy
BBNaija S6: Peace emerges first Head of House
Oko Iyabo: Lagos to prosecute Yomi Fabiyi for contempt of court


COVID-19: Use Innovations To Solve Economic Challenges, Osinbajo Urges
Fidelity Bank Deepens Workforce Transformation Agenda
NIN-SIM: FG Shifts Focus To Rural Areas, Health Centres
ATCON, ALTON List Gains Of Colocation, Infrastructure Sharing
POLITICS TODAY: Still On The Furore Over Electronic Transfer Of Election Results
Distant War Drums
KATSINA WATCH: Federal Govt., Katsina Poised To Explore Agricultural Potentials To Boost Economy
Protect Yourself From Cancer
Insecurity And Empty Food Reserves
Bandits Go Berserk, Kidnap 60 In Zamfara, Monarch In Kaduna, Kill 2
POLITICS TODAY: Still On The Furore Over Electronic Transfer Of Election Results
PDP Governors Insist On e-Transmission Of Election Results
CVR: Osun Tops As INEC Begins Physical, Online Registrations
COVID-19: Use Innovations To Solve Economic Challenges, Osinbajo Urges
Fidelity Bank Deepens Workforce Transformation Agenda
ATCON, ALTON List Gains Of Colocation, Infrastructure Sharing
Bleak Summer For Travellers As Airfares Soar Amid Naira Devaluation
Pension Fund Assets Hit N12.66trn
Taekwondo: Minister Lauds Anyanacho Despite Bows Out To Turkish Tartar
Insecurity And Empty Food Reserves
Protect Yourself From Cancer

The Sun

Adesina promises economic diplomacy in Togo
Buhari leaves for London for education summit, medical check-up
How girl, 9, torched Ebeano supermarket
Court orders DSS to release 5 arrested in Dunamis Church
IPOB: Heavy security as FG fails to produce Kanu in court
Igboho’s prosecution gives credence to allegations of Fulani agenda, Afenifere tells FG
Buhari signs N982.7bn 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill into law
We’re already resolving our problems –Odefa
Buhari appoints Olawuyi, 14 others into NEITI board
National Diaspora Day: Enugu abroad hail Ugwuanyi’s direct foreign investments
Nobody can deny Igbo their place in Nigeria –Ohanaeze
Kanu: We fear he may have been killed –IPOB
New Anambra’ll emerge under Nwankpo, ADC –Harris Chuma
ZLP mulls coalition with major political parties
Uneasy calm in APC as aggrieved aspirants plot showdown
House of Reps: One house divided by interests
Igbo president not negotiable in 2023 –Osita Chidoka
We’ll work to improve mobility across Nigeria –Akin-Laguda, Bolt’s Country Manager
Addressing funding challenges via TCF
Guaranty Trust autism conference holds in August
Ecobank to ‘Ellevate’ Nigerian women in business
Pencom begins payment of 2.5% differential to retirees
Behind the eyes of a street beggar
My gift to the younger generation
E-transmission of election results: Senate’s show of shame
Thriving generation of moles, betrayers, traitors
Understanding Anambra PDP’s primary conundrum (2)
Give us this day a state police
Ban on open grazing: We are ready to pass Bill into law –Efiong, Akwa Ibom lawmaker
JAOPCRF launches novel peace platform

Daily Trust

Many Killed As Bandits Hit Yet Another Village In Zamfara
Tiv Group To Ortom: Leave Buhari Alone
Moves To Recharge Shrinking Lake Chad Begin
Basic Infrastructure Needed To Achieve Human Rights Goals — Police
Police Probe Kano Anti-Graft Boss As Assembly Recommends Sack
3 More Students Escape From Bandits’ Den In Kaduna
Basic Infrastructure Needed To Achieve Human Rights Goals — Police
Police Probe Kano Anti-Graft Boss As Assembly Recommends Sack
Five Cultists Arrested Over Killing Of 2 In Ondo
Killer Of A/Ibom Job Seeker Pleads Guilty To Murder
Gunmen Abduct Doctor’s Wife, Friend In Benue
Many Feared Dead As Hoodlums Attack Enugu Community
Another Kaduna Monarch Abducted
Student Drowns In Ilorin
Nigerian Senate Voting Against Democracy!
Nigeria And The Multitude Of Mediocre Messiahs
Nigeria Is Underestimating Its Enemies
We All Are To Blame
Suspended Kano Anti-Graft Boss In Police Custody
Equities Market Extends Returns With N94bn Gain
Bakers Mull Strike Over High Price Of Ingredients
RMAFC Begins Revenue Allocation Formula Review
PDP Govs Ask N/Assembly To Entrench E-Transmission Of Election Results
Youths Top As Over 1m Voters Register Online
APC Will Loss Many Govs, Others After Congresses, Convention — PDP
Why Power Should Shift To Ekiti South In 2022 — Ex-Dep Gov
CVR: Over One Million Eligible Voters Have Registered Online – INEC
$100m Man, Sancho Wants To Bring Trophies Back To Man United
Ex-President Jonathan Floats Sports Club To Groom Talented Athletes
2021 IBB Golf Clinic Is To Groom New Leaders — Wilson
9th IGP Open Taekwondo Championship Begins Today In Lagos
D’Tigress Face Uphill Task In Group B Opener With USA
BBNaija: Peace Becomes First Head Of House
King Of Boys 2 Set To Hit The Big Screens In August
‘Attacker’ Of Mali President Dies In Custody
Nigeria-Burundi Commission Will Build Capacity – Ambassador Onyeagba
NPPAN Commences Distribution Of 10m Oil Palm Seedlings, Targets Youths, Women
Hermaphroditism: Causes Of Undifferentiated Genitals
Baby With Bad Diarrhoea? Go To Hospital Immediately
Preventing Breast Cancer In Women
Arthritis Drug Does NOT Increase Survival Rates For Severe COVID-19 — Study
I Won’t Hesitate To Punish Erring Registrar – NECO Registrar
Police Arrest 2 At Robbery Scene In Ogun
2 Arraigned For Assault On Policeman
1 Killed As Police Raid Popular Ibadan Mall
Police Arrest Fake Naval Officer In Nasarawa
Adamawa Records 774 Sexual, Gender-Based Violence Cases, Convicts 297
Use Pegasus Spyware To Tackle Insecurity


IFC Invests $250m In Convergence Partners’ Fund To Boost Digital…
FIRS, SystemSpecs Partner To Ease Tax Remittances Via Taxpro –…
I Killed Paedophile Neighbor Because He Preyed On My Son, UK Mom…
GM To Deliver Three Electric Pickup Trucks In Coming Years
Tesla China-Made Car Sales Climb Towards Record
GAT Records 1.2m Passenger Movement In One Year
Buhari, Best President Nigeria Has Ever Had – Senator Adefuye
Messi Renewal Could Be Announced Next Week
Barcelona Eyes €70m-Rated German Superstar
Zaha Launches Football Academy With Summer Camp For Kids
Neymar, Barcelona End Legal Dispute In ‘Amicable Fashion’ After 4yrs
Anambra Guber: Our Chances Are Bright, Ozigbo Tells PDP Govs’ Forum
World Bank To Finance Extra COVID-19 Jabs For Poorer Nations
Okonjo-Iweala Counsels Nigeria’s Diaspora To Support The Nation’s Economy For…
NYSC To Partner Yobe State Contributory Health Care…
Allow E-Transmission Of Election Results, PDP Govs Tell…
National Diaspora Day: Enugu Diasporans Celebrate Gov.…
Wushishi Resumes Duty, Promises To Reposition NECO
Donyell Malen Completes Borussia Dortmund Move
Messi Renewal Could Be Announced Next Week
Barcelona Eyes €70m-Rated German Superstar
Zaha Launches Football Academy With Summer Camp For Kids
COVID-19: Despite Evidence Of Third Wave, Nigerians Continue…
PIB: Investment Drought May Put 40bn Barrels Oil Reserves Target At Risk
Equatorial Guinea To Close Embassy In London
PDP Governors Blast Buhari, APC For Turning Presidential Villa To New APC…
APC Ward Congress Panel Arrive Ekiti, Says “No Compromise “
APC Youth League Charges New Council Chairmen On Inclusion In Governance
National Sports Festival: Oyo Athletes To Receive Rewards Soon – Govt
Tokyo Olympics: Peaty Becomes 2-Time Swimming Champion
Tokyo Olympics: 13yr-Old Nishiya Wins Skateboarding Gold Medal
Sella’s Olympics Boxing Dream Ends After 67 Seconds
Agency Report Jul 26, 2021 0
Artpedia Unveils Partnership With Sterling Alternative Finance To…
When A Government Mismanages Her Populations
Kanu, Igboho And Buhari’s Misplaced Priorities
SCOAN And Evelyn Joshua’s Headship
The Paradox Of Too Much Money And Deepening Poverty


Nnamdi Kanu takes case to African Rights Commission
Buhari signs N983bn 2021 supplementary appropriation bill into law
Baba Ijesha threatened suicide when caught molesting my daughter — Princess tells court
Nigeria fast becoming a failed state under APC – Ortom
Nigeria, Cameroon 1.5km border bridge will facilitate free trade — Fashola
Buhari assents to N983bn 2021 Supplementary Budget
Police arrest house help, three others over alleged killing of banker in Yobe
Ebonyi Assembly confirms 4 Commissioner-nominees
2023: APC promises to support constitutionally-backed INEC innovations
UNN ASUU, residents urge FG to prevent another strike
Ebonyi Assemby confirms 4 Commissioner-nominees
Adamawa records 774 sexual, gender-based violence cases, convicts 297
The Magufuli lessons for Nigerian leaders
Human rights abuse and religious extremism in northern Nigeria
LG poll: Accord party vows to challenge results
Calling on Nigerian women to reunite the nation
Only skilful youths are drivers of development — Sipasi-Aluko
On female bodies and the illusion of safe spaces in Nigeria
Education: Lagos Govt rewards 45 students for winning state competitions
Buhari is repressing human rights – and getting away with it
Domestic politics of strategy and Nigeria’s role in the world
48 Yoruba nation agitators docked over alleged murder, unlawful assembly
Kano Govt to follow blasphemy case to logical conclusion — Ganduje vows
IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu takes matter to African Rights Commission
Buhari arrives London for Education Summit, holds talks with Boris
Challenges of financing sustainable growth
Nigeria, Cameroon border bridge will facilitate free trade – Fashola
Ondo APC Members Pass Vote of Confidence on Adefisoye
Police arrest house help, three others over alleged killing of banker in Yobe
Dabat releases debut EP
How 4 kidnapped Bethel Baptist students escaped from bandits’ den, CAN reveals
2023: APC promises to support constitutionally-backed INEC innovations
4 more Bethel Baptist High School students regain freedom
Redeem yourselves, leave us out of your misfortunes, APC tells PDP Govs
Osinbajo calls for deterrent costs against dilatory tactics, suggests hybrid approach to legal education
Secondary school student drowns in Ilorin river
BBNAIJA 2021: Wild cards, big brothers first twist
COVID-19: FG reads riot act as abscondment of quarantine passengers at points of entry surges
JUST IN: Kano Police quiz suspended Anti-Corruption chair over alleged forged medical report
Police arrest house help, three others over alleged killing of banker in Yobe
How 4 kidnapped Bethel Baptist students escaped from bandits’ den, CAN reveals
BBNAIJA 2021: Wild cards, big brothers first twist
Azien emerges winner of BeatDBeatz maiden edition
Meet Shehuaro who’s set to take over Nigeria’s music industry
Sports Minister Dare endears himself to Team Nigeria athletes
Fernando Torres returns to Atletico as youth coach
Tottenham sign Gil from Sevilla for cash plus Lamela
Man United close to signing defender Raphael Varane
Tokyo Olympics: Team Nigeria shines as Oshonaike, Toriola enter record books
CBN reiterates financial soundness, safety of banks
Local Content Act instrumental to economic rebound — Leemon Ikpea
CBN reiterates financial soundness, safety of banks
Investments in Mutual Funds drop 4.3% to N1.36trn
TAJ Bank commends Sopra Banking Software for enabling banking activity
Debt and civilisation (2)
Victory comes from God

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