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Headline July 21 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

1. NATON NEWPAPER


*‘Dad influenced our decision to studylaw’

*For Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, it was a long walk to injustice

*‘State Appeal, Supreme courts can stem justice delay’

*Abraham, Oyedele, Odimayo step down for Akeredolu

*Ondo PDP primary: 114 Akure delegates back Jegede

*Olufade joins NIMN Council

*Lagos begins fibre duct infrastructure project

*Unilever declares N60.487b turnover

*Skye Bank: The vindication of ndic

*‘Cassava can boost Nigeria’s export’

*NIPC tracks $5.06b investment half-year

*WhatsApp limits message forwarding

*Group faults link of 5G to COVID-19

*‘How to keep devices virus-free’

*‘Cybercrooks exploit people working from home’

*CBN interventions: Hedge against COVID-19 pandemic

*Towards a digitalised port system

*‘Barge, off-docks will aid port decongestion’

*Covid-19 takes toll on Kaduna Dry Port

*Making inroads into infrastructure financing, economic revival

*Rape: Is an eye for an eye the answer?

*Raping Niger Delta

*Rumbles in the Niger Delta

*Aketi’s Humpty Dumpty

*Buhari’s Executive Order 009 and open defecation

*Magu: Averting a perilous descent

*On schools’ continuous closure


2. DAILY TRUST NEWSPAPER

*End to insecurity in your hands, Buratai tells Nigerians

*Last meeting with Ismaila Isa Funtua

*Ismaila Isa Funtua (1942-2020)

*Akpabio to lawmakers: Most NDDC contracts awarded to you

*Almost 2 years on, grim reminders of Lafia gas explosion remain

*NEMA raises alert on possible floods in 7 Zamfara LGAs

*CBN’s non-interest financing: A welcome move

*Re: ICPC uncovers 1, 078 irrigation pumps allegedly hidden in Kebbi

*Immortalise late President Shehu Shagari, Abba Kyari now

*Disrespecting the National Assembly

*Lagos empowers 217 residents

*Wema Bank builds academy to enhance innovation, performance

*NAHCO reports N1.34bn profit, pays N487m dividend

*‘SMEs can access loans with good credit history’

*Again, equities market opens weak, as investors lose N9.4bn

*40% of banking agents’ charges fraudulent — EFInA

*CBN disburses N295.695bn on COVID-19 interventions

*FG releases N995.7bn for capital projects

*Pre-registered SIM cards era in Nigeria over — Pantami

*Between Nigerian politicians and politicians (1)

*12 injured as bus crashes in Yangoji

*Crops save squatters at MKO Abiola stadium from eviction

*COVID-19: Ekiti govt enforces face mask, arrests 100 offenders

*Sanwo-Olu congratulates Gen Jemibewon at 80

*Ogun begins Ojodu, Abiodun, Akute road repair

*Police arrest suspected robbery gang leader Terror in Lagos

*‘My schoolmate introduced me to robbery’

*‘How govt, enterprises can avert recession’

*Fidelity Bank board appoints Onyeali-Ikpe MD designate

*FG seeks buyers for 216 PHCN’s assets

*Court fixes Sept 23 for fee refund suit against American school

*COVID-19: Regional courts deliver judgements virtually

*Analysis: Not all cloth masks are equal, but better than no protection from coronavirus

*Ogbonna: Court grants lawyer N40m bail from DSS custody

*Gallstones were removed from my body

*COVID-19 survivors could have long-lasting immunity – Study

*Protecting your child from whooping cough

*Groups set to address negative impact of trans fat

*We are working on modalities to tackle floods – Bwari chair

*Rahm wins PGA Memorial to seize world No 1 ranking

*A muddle in the National Assembly

*Osun United football club’s ownership under investigation

*More to come as Chelsea look to bridge the gap – Lampard

*Ballon d’Or 2020 scrapped due to coronavirus disruption

*Adamu Moddibo dies at 63

*COVID-19: Ashiru urges El-Rufai to reopen markets

*No rift between me and Sen Al-Makura – Gov Sule

*Edo gov’ship: APC, PDP bicker over recruitment of cultists

*Ondo: Akeredolu set to pick APC ticket as 3 aspirants step down

*Arsenal don’t need European football to attract talent – Arteta


3. VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

*Imams wear masks as Mombasa mosque reopens

*Farmers/Herders Conflict: Ranching may takeoff in Plateau before Dec – Prof. Wade

*COVID-19: India donates essential medicines worth $50m to Africa

*COVID-19: Transport fares continue to skyrocket – NBS

*COVID-19: Fish farmers lament huge losses, glut, and business collapse

*Credit to economy rises 21.5% to N18.9trn

*NEMA raises alert on possible floods in 7 Zamfara LGAs

*60 convicted over face mask violation in Ekiti

*Labour lauds FIRS for boosting FG’s revenue

*Stamp duty: Enemies out to undermine FIRS, Labour raises alarm

*Nike Akande, others recommend cassava industrialisation as the way forward

*Gov. Ortom tasks council chairmen on security in Benue

*COVID-19 and the new masked society

*Revised 2020 Budget: Education and other concerns

*Letter to Dr Chris Ngige

*COVID-19: Yahaya Bello, Bolsonaro and the battle against truth


4. PUNCH NEWSPAPER

*Man fined N215,000, commits suicide in Ogun

*NDDC controversial probe: More drama as MD faints at hearing, Reps, Akpabio clash, exchange words

*Akeredolu beats seven contenders, wins APC ticket for Oct poll

*Nigerian entrepreneur commits suicide over rape accusation in US

*Ogun begins work on Ojodu-Abiodun-Akute road

*Benue Assembly shut as Speaker, son test positive

*Again, gunmen invade Southern Kaduna, kills 21

*Akwa Ibom plans compulsory 14-day isolation for new inmates

*AGF opposes bail application for suspected pirates

*Police promote 41,863 officers in 19 months

*Community decries lack of power supply, seeks Abiodun’s intervention

*LASEPA shuts pubs for hosting fun-seekers despite ban

*Flood sacks Delta communities

*Police arrest motorcycle thieves in Ogun

*Gunmen attack A’Ibom communities, kill two, abduct one

*Image rights delaying Osimhen’s €80m Napoli move –Agent

*PDP primary: Ondo deputy gov not a threat, says Jegede

*Experts seek increased credit for SMEs

*Wema Bank stops processing forex for maize imports

*Ibom Air operates first Calabar flight

*Budget: N995.7bn released for capital projects, says FG

*Compensation list from Taraba stalls 3,050MW Mambilla project

*Another Eagles’ star Kalu contracts COVID-19

*Mikel’s exit cost Trabzonspor league title – Turkish fans

*Kwara ministry denies withdrawing N300m LG fund

*N75bn loan: Farmers tackles Edo, govt berate Oshiomhole, Okunbo

*Parenting is hard work and taking responsibility

*Ecobank advises customers on online banking

*Benue face masks violators

*Suspected Katsina serial rapist arrested for defiling five minors

*Police arrest Abia fugitive killer cop

*Angels confirm Spanish club’s offers for Oluehi, Nwabuoku

*Unified exchange rate’ll attract $25bn diaspora remittances –ABCON

*In defence of the Nigerian woman

*National Assembly: Weakest arm of government

*Fate of SMEs post COVID-19 era

*Nigeria’s deepwater gas production tumbles to 41.65bn scf

*Bittersweet tales for Nigerians as European season ends


5. THISDAY NEWSPAPER

*Unilever Nigeria Assures Stakeholders on Growth, Profitability

*FBNQuest Offers Digital Asset Trust for Asset Protection and Wealth Transfer

*Sahara Partners Grandmaster Amin to Empower Youths in Africa through Chess

*NGO Feeds about 1,400 Street Children in Lagos Communities


6. THE SUN NEWSPAPER

*Again, gunmen kill 18 in Kaduna, injure 30

*HURIWA to South East leaders: Set up regional security outfit

*Herdsmen have taken over 400 villages in S/East –ADF

*New era in Nigeria’s aviation industry as FAAN helmsman consolidates

*Capacity building for women will help curb gender-based violence –Unyime

*Controversy as Obaseki’s agents mop up newspapers

*APC Women assure Ize-Iyamu of support

*NRM issues red card to Ize-Iyamu, Obaseki…says ‘your time is up’

*N995.7bn released for capital projects – FG

*20 applicants submit proposals requesting N67bn grants to develop vaccines –CBN

*COVID-19: FG warns of another pandemic outbreak if…

*Omo Eko Pataki Forum wants indigenes to replace Osinowo, Buraimoh

*NDDC chief admits blowing of N1.32bn on IMC members as COVID-19 palliative

*Security: 90% of kidnappers, bandits Nigerians –Buratai

*S’Court victory: Bayelsa gov denounces Alaibe’s congratulatory message

*Isa Funtua dies in Abuja, burial today

*NEMA releases official portrait of DG

*Azuh Amatus unveils Nollywood media, research centre

*Ohanaeze Lagos exposes how man behind allegation of forged certificate was impeached 19 years ago

*Assembly member escapes death in auto crash

*PDP: Ajayi not threat to my ambition –Jegede

*Ondo APC: 2 aspirants withdraw for Akeredolu

*… I’m ready for free, fair primary –Bello

*Benue: Speaker, son, another legislator test positive for COVID-19

*Kogi gov wins as court dismisses ADP suit to upturn his election

*El-Rufai’s education revival inspires me, Uba Sani

*Don’t go out without face masks, Kwara govt warns residents

*Heritage Bank upgrades Mobile App for easy access to banking services

*Complaints from patients led to arrest of cosmetics surgeon

*Fidelity Bank appoints Onyeali-Ikpe, MD/CEO designate as Okonkwo retires

*COVID-19 may overwhelm Nigeria, expert raises alarm

*Equities kickstart week bearish, down by 0.07%


7. GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER

*The intermittent voice of Nigerian students

*EFCC arraigns eight suspected illegal oil dealers in Lagos

*Cross River’s acting CJ, others list challenges to smooth implementation of child rights law, family court

*LASEPA seals Farms City, others for violating COVID-19 rules

*Five men allegedly rape 10-year-old girl in Kaduna

*CBN holds lending rate at 12.5%

*Blades' Euro dreams rocked by Everton, Brighton seal survival

*Gunman kills son of US judge in attack at her home

*UK secures 90 million doses of potential cornavirus vaccines

*Airforce Reveals The Cause of Tolulope Arotile's Death

*Inside Google's data centre

*Dibiasi commends NFF’s stance on players’ safety, tips FC Bulmaro for success

*NOC meets tomorrow over IOC’s $100m largesse, Tokyo 2020 preparations

*Ronaldo double puts Juventus on brink of nine in a row

*APC, PDP disagree on political crisis in Edo State


8. NEW TELEGRAPH

*Green in their eyes

*It’s a new dawn in Ekiti under Fayemi –Adelabu

*Lagos seals 42 buildings, targets illegal construction

*Motorists, residents groan over gridlock

*Motorists, residents groan over gridlock

*Urban planners’ pathway for resilient, pandemic-resistant cities

*LEKOIL crashes Otakikpo JV project capex below $170m

*It’s a new dawn in Ekiti under Fayemi –Adelabu

*Lagos seals 42 buildings, targets illegal construction

*Voting begins in Ondo APC guber primary

*Aspirants seek postponement of Ondo APC Guber Primary

*Presidential hopeful Kanye West suggests $1m for ‘everybody that has a baby’


GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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