Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [23 March, 2017]



Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Thursday, March 23, 2017.

  • Lagos traders arrested for selling beans preserved with Sniper

  • B’Haram kingpin arrested in Ekiti, kidnap suspects killed in Rivers

  • Sacked workers: Aviation unions to picket Arik

  • FG approves N2bn for Rural Electrification Fund

  • Senate says democracy under threat as SGF shuns invitation

  • Suicide: Police recover body, to analyse doctor’s phone

  • Certificate: ABU makes a U-turn, keeps mum on Melaye

  • Fayose destroyed my filling station for politics –Petrol dealer

  • Certificate: Dino Melaye shares photo of himself in NYSC camp

  • Herdsman rapes 70-year-old Ebonyi widow

  • Ile-Ife: Afenifere mobilises 100 lawyers to defend suspects

  • Police arrest three for Zaki Biam killings

  • VIS men accused of burning impounded car in Lagos

  • Naval ratings batter Bayelsa civil servant

  • Fanta-Sprite ruling: Reps probe NBC, others


  • Senators attack Ali, AGF

  • Senate on vengeance mission against Customs boss, says Falana

  • FEC okays N102.08billion, $1.79b for roads, rail, other projects

  • FMBN spends N1.4b on housing units in Niger

  • Fed Govt to halt export of unprocessed minerals

  • CBN Deputy Governor Alade retires

  • Plateau commissioner dies during exercise

  • Lafarge achieves 40% use of alternative fuels

  • Ambode: three Lekki-Ajah roundabouts to go

  • I wrote JAMB seven times, says LASU’s best

  • Nnamani chides Fayose for ‘senseless criticisms’

  • BEDC restores power to Ogwashi-Uku seven years after

  • Report corrupt officers, FRSC urges motorists

  • I was asked to pay $11,550 for ‘doubtful PhD degree’, says JAMB Registrar


  • NASS approved Buhari’s request for $500m Eurobond in the overall interest of Nigerians

  • FEC approves N80bn for Second Niger Bridge, roads construction in 12 states

  • Teachers, Pupils Protest Paralyse Economic Activities In Jalingo

  • 22 Traders Die In Kebbi Auto Crash, Buried In Mass Grave

  • MFB Empowers Over 100, 000 Rural Women In 8 States

  • ILE-IFE CRISIS: Tension In Ife As More Condemnation Trails Abuja Parade

  • LASG Directs Land Owners To Shun Tenement, Ground Rent Payment

  • Policeman Kills Commuter In Aba

  • Nigeria Hopes On A/Ibom For Athletes In 2020 Olympics — Sports Minister

  • Food Scientists, Technologists Endorse Fanta, Sprite

  • NDDC MD Urges N-Delta Youths To Come Under One Umbrella


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