#TodayInNigeria 23/6/2014

23 Jun

Daily Times


One Feared Killed, as Gunmen Attack Edo PDP Lawmakers

EKITI: Uguaghan Congratulates Fayose, Praises INEC

Soldiers Kill 10 Boko Haram Insurgents, Dislodge Sect From Borno Base

Arisekola-Alao: Tukur says Nigeria lost a rare gem

Ekiti Election, Super Eagles Victory, A Sign of Better Things For Nigeria…Jonathan


Osun Polls: Tinubu, Aregbesola, Others Visit Oyinlola

Shun Divisive Elements, Kwara Governor urges Nigerians

Ekiti Elections: Jonathan Tasks PDP Leadership To Capture Osun, Lagos, Others

Adamawa Crisis: 13 Lawmakers Set To Back Out Of Impeachment Notice

Osun SDP Appoints 45-member Campaign Committee, Vows to Defeat APC, PDP

Jonathan, PDP NWC Pop Champaigne On Ekiti Victory


Coach Keshi Set to Dumps Eagles, Signs Two-year Deal with South Africa


Eniola Badmus Wins City People’s Best Actress 2014

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The Eagle Online

World Cup scandal: Referee caught celebrating Eagles victory over Bosnia

Herbalist bribes policemen with N10m, hectare of land to conceal killing of retired Customs officer, daughter

Explosion rocks Kano’s School of Hygiene

Soldiers kill three youths at party in Jos

Fayemi, Fayose meet, pledge to work together

Study: Big breasted women can’t exercise because their boobs get in the way

Herbalist buries alive retired 68-year-old Customs officer, daughter

FG directed to re-establish People’s Bank

Keshi dumps Eagles, signs two-year deal with South Africa

State pardon to convicted public office-holders encourages corruption – El-Rufai

Fayose thanks Ekiti people, pledges to partner with Fayemi

Why I conceded victory to Fayose, by Kayode Fayemi, + scanned result sheet

Ekiti poll: Jonathan tasks PDP leadership to bring back Lagos, Osun, others

Conference of speakers seeks financial autonomy for state assemblies

Delta: Excelling in agriculture, science and technology

Ekiti poll: A test case for conduct of free, fair elections in Nigeria – IG

Dzeko slams referee over loss to Nigeria

Algeria beats South Korea in siX-Goal thriller

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The Guardian


G20 lagging on growth targets

‘Not possible’ to monitor all UK Syria fighters

Al-Jazeera journalists await trial verdict

Oil prices firm on Iraq tensions

Clashes as prominent Pakistan cleric returns to lead ‘revolution’

China manufacturing grows for first time in six months

Son of former Philippines leader arrested in graft scandal

Italy battles crescendo of corruption scandals

CRPP criticises grounding of Oshiomhole’s chopper

Syria crisis: Ceasefire agreed for Yarmouk refugee camp

National News

CRPP criticises grounding of Oshiomhole’s chopper

Governors laud outcome of poll

Mark, Ekweremadu congratulate winner
• Urge him to ensure even development

‘Fayose’s victory will strengthen Nigeria’s democracy’
• PDP will win more states in S/West, says Adeyeye

PDP applauds governor-elect
• ‘Party’s victory, game changer in the  zone’

Bamidele thanks supporters

Ondo politicians applaud PDP’s victory

Textile workers, others greet Fayose, laud INEC, media

Obi congratulates Fayose

Three feared killed, others injured in Borno suicide bombing
• ‘Terrorists plan attack in hijab’
• Anambra Hausa community alerts on arrival of strangers

NCC tackles MTN on rules violation

Ahmed identifies youth unemployment as Nigeria’s biggest challenge

Ide Eguabor loses wife, Helen

Sambo, Tukur, others visit Arisekola-Alao’s family, pay tributes

Dons commend safe school projects in North-East

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Leadership Newspapers


Explosion In Kano School Claims Several Lives

Mohammed Abacha May Be PDP Guber Candidate In 2015  

As INEC Declares Fayose Winner: Half Of Ekiti Voters Not Accredited To Vote  

Claimants Reject Shell’s $51m Offer Over Nigeria Oil Spills  

Banks Lose N159bn To Cyber Crime  

World Cup: We Must Work Harder Against Argentina – Keshi  

Escapee Chibok schoolgirls; We’re Missing Our Friends 

‘Dangote Academy To Become University’  

Goal Against Bosnia Means A Lot To Me – Odemwingie 

Super Eagles Victory Signs Of Greater Nation – Jonathan  

2015: Fresh Crisis Hits Oyo PDP

Plot To Impeach Amaechi Still On – APC  

5 Million Nigerians Displaced By Insurgency – Rep  

Fayose’s Victory, A Sign Of What Awaits Opposition In 2015 – Gov Aliyu 

Boko Haram: Suicide Bomber Kills 3 Soldiers At Checkpoint 

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The Nation Newspaper

Today in the #News on http://www.thenationonlineng.net

• More Abia suspects linked to Boko Haram as kingpin is relocated
• Ekiti has always been PDP state, says Jonathan
• My election is victory for democracy, says Fayose
• Fayemi: Ekiti people have spoken
• Niger Delta fishermen reject Shell’s $50m
• Boko Haram kills 40 in Borno
• Fed Govt, trade partners ‘revive’ Ajaokuta Steel
• Smugglers attack Oyo council chairman, Customs officer
• El-Rufai: pardon to convicted politicians fuels corruption
• Police Affairs Minister: I regret not flogging Adeleke
• Rivers Assembly: Agumagu remains CJ
• Why monarchs are Boko Haram targets, by Shehu of Borno

…and in #Sports

• Bosnia win was crucial, says Yobo
• Messi: We’ll play Nigeria with calm
• Osaze dedicates goal to his kids
• Emenike completes most dribbles

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The Punch Newspapers

In the news today:
* Osun poll: Oyegun, Tinubu meet Oyinlola
* Ekiti: Jonathan can lose re-election, Saraki says
* Fayemi, APC concede defeat
* State pardon fuels corruption, says El-Rufai
* World Bank okays $495.3m for northern farmers
* Don’t scuttle 2015 polls, Jonathan urges Nigerians
* Delegates okay life imprisonment for rapists
* B’Haram has killed 14 district heads – Shehu of Borno
* Terrorism: Security agencies intensify surveillance in S’East
* Lagos police find kidnappers’ den in Ogun
* Messi saves gambler £200,000
* I’m excited to break winless jinx –Keshi

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Fraudster withdraws N1.9m through ATM

I’ll beat Adeleke up when I leave office — MINISTER

Alleged plot to impeach Amaechi laughable —Rivers APC

Boko Haram kills 40 in fresh Borno villages attack

Vandalism, biggest threat to power reform — MINISTER

Suicide bomber kills three soldiers in Borno

Obey court order, Oshiomhole tells suspended Edo lawmakers

Blame Boko Haram insurgency on Northern religious institutions —CAN

13 lawmakers back out of plot to impeach Nyako

Oil spill victims to get £30m from Shell

Igbo group to boko haram: We’ll revenge any attack on Igbo soil

Anambra set to tackle herdsmen, communities’ clashes

Abia govt slams Jigawa lawmakers over 486 arrested terror suspects

Anglican church suspends 34 knights

Protest in Awka over trespass on communal land

Nigeria gets EU’s N112bn grant to develop North, boost power supply

Osun APC, PDP disagree over Ile-Ife mayhem

Confab Outcome ‘ll solve Nigeria’s problems —Delegate

BA coming with 72 new aircraft to boost operations in Africa

Arisekola: Jonathan pays condolence visit

Govt prosecuting 156 contractors for violating procurement law — BPP boss

Marketing manager’s murder sparks row in Imo community

Jubilation in Benin as Oba receives artefacts returned from Britain

It’s 100% resource ownership or nothing, N-Delta youths insist

FG extends implementation date of new auto policy to January, 2015

Court bars Ebonyi govt from pipeline production site

2015: Anioma youths drum support for Olejeme

Obiano’s aide denies demanding N500m from Obi

Court victories: Why I visit Ojukwu’s grave—Umeh

Mark, Ekweremadu congratulate Super Eagles

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