Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [17 August, 2017]



Here are some selected headlines in today's newspaper, August 17, 2017.


Osinbajo assigns portfolios to new ministers, inaugurates 15 perm secs

ASUU strike: We failed to fulfil agreement, FG admits

Attack: #ResumeOrResign group suspends protest in Abuja, moves to Lagos

Gunmen attack EFCC office, deliver threat letter

No audit report on N4.2tn TSA two years after –AGF

PTDA uncovers 15,600 federal ‘ghost pensioners’

Customs generate N1.2bn daily at Tin Can

2019: INEC swears in nine more RECs

Anambra lawmaker dies after primary election

Otti attacks Ikpeazu over Abia $200m foreign loan

Use seers to find Ozubulu killers, Bishop tells monarchs

Police exhume human parts in church, nab prophet •I only buried a pig – prophet

DSS operatives abduct pastor, rob siblings of phones, money

Four-year-old pupil killed in Lagos shrine, parents, others arrested

Baale arrested for death of Lagos policeman

Lassa fever: LUTH discharges two doctors

The Nation

Fed Govt gives varsities nod to conduct post-UTME

ASUU: FG seeks end to strike, continues negotiation — Minister

Appeal Court reinstates Oye as APGA national chairman

TSA: Fed Govt consolidates 20,000 accounts

Security beefed up for Magu, mother, family

We’re not corrupt, say Police

Evans knows fate August 29

45 bomb victims evacuated to Maiduguri hospital

Gani Adams to Fed Govt: fix Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Oyo council workers, pensioners get salary arrears

Kwara Assembly bans strip clubs in hotels

Police arrest three armed robbers in Kano

Edo teachers shun competency test

Ebonyi distributes N19m relief items to IDPs

Airman sentenced to death by hanging

D’Tigress Arrive Bamako Ahead of FIBA Women Afrobasket Tourney

UNLEASHLAB2017: 35 Nigerians join global innovators in Denmark to solve SDGs


Public officials took N400bn bribe in 1 year – NBS

N450m Campaign Fund: We’re Still On Chime, Mbah — EFCC

One feared dead as Police, IPOB clash in Anambra

Avoid Divisive Utterances, NOA Warns Bauchi People

You lied, Rivers communities blast Shell over claims of N600m CSR

Ondo New Commissioners For Swearing-In August 30

APDA Distances Self From Attacks On Dokpesi

Rivers APC Youths Berate Wike Over Attack On Peterside

N-Delta Youths Clear NDDC Board, MD Of Alleged Bribery, Corruption Charges

CHAN Eagles ‘Ll Beat Squirrels In Kano — Ikpea

Use August Meetings To Boost Birth Registration —UNICEF

Oko Community Renews Call To Anambra Govt Over Sand Excavation

Borno IDPs Decry Troops’ Raid On UN Office

We’re Setting Up Special Court To Prosecute Human Traffickers —Obaseki


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