Headline News, Thu, 18 Aug 2016: Power: Price Of Gas Rises By 60%


Two soldiers arrested over brutality of Makoko residents, Army sets up probe panel

Brazil’s Neymar nets fastest Olympic goal ever

Diezanigate: EFCC re-arrests Udenwa, asks him to account for N350m

Rio 2016 Olympics: Dream Team VI lose semi-final to Germany

Ondo APC ward chairmen deny endorsing aspirant

Niger Delta: We didn’t agree to dialogue with FG – Avengers

Naira continues fall against dollar

APC moves to calm nerves in Ondo; invites exco, aspirants

Drama continues as FCT High Court bars Sheriffs from PDP Chairmanship position

PDP Convention: Politicians have hijacked the courts – Lawyer

Nigerians are becoming impatient with Buhari – APC BoT member

Nigeria is the next investment frontier – Osinbajo

PDP explains why it did not elect national officers

HURIWA faults El-Rufai over alleged plot to demolish Kaduna church, Gbagyi community

35-year-old wife of Babcock University staff commits suicide in Ogun

Leadership crisis: PDP will not die but live – Jimi Agbaje

Why we cannot nullify election of Benue Assembly Speaker – INEC

Man docked for allegedly stealing N214,000 tithes

Delta community sues Buhari, others over exclusion of kinsmen from NDDC board

Tompolo’s kinsmen threaten to shut down Chevron’s operations in 7 days

PDP convention drama: Wike, others shift poll, extend Makarfi’s term

Avengers split over planned dialogue with FG

I’ve found my missing certificates, says Obaseki

No Kanu, no talk with Buhari, says IPOB

A’court delivers judgment on Abia gov tussle today

Suspected PDP youths set FRSC’s vehicle ablaze in A’Ibom

Drug scarcity hits Aso Rock clinic despite N3.87bn budget

Fixed income, currency transactions hit N12.7 trillion as confidence trickles in

Pakistan To Train Nigeria Police Officers On Counter-terrorism

Budget Padding Crisis Has Vindicated Buhari – Hon Bello

FG Releases N9.8bn To Tackle Polio Outbreak

Kano Appoints First Female Accountant General

Lagos Begins Oil Production As FG Approves 4 Wells

Nigeria’s Sugar Imports Hit $227m In 7 Months

Manufacturers want government to review gas pricing policy

Defiant PDP Holds Convention, Extends Makarfi, Others’ Tenure

United States oil import from Nigeria drops to 4.7 mb

Power: Price of gas rises by 60%

Nigerians received lowest electricity supply in May — Report

We’ll prosecute those using Buhari’s name to solicit favour — FG

Lagos unveils mega infrastructural projects to boost security, unlock traffic gridlock

State of Nigerian economy worrisome —NBA

Escaped Chibok Girl Says She Misses Her Boko Haram Husband

FG to Release N9.8bn to Fight Polio

Telecoms Operators Fret over Proposed 9% Communication Services Tax

NLC Warns against Hike in Fuel Price

EFCC Rearrests Achike Udenwa

Bishops Condemn Health Minister over Alleged Plan to Legalise Abortion

Ondo varsities’ teachers spurn plea, continue strike

Ex-workers take firm to court over outstanding salaries

Suspension of NOUN’s law programme 1.3m teachers

Kogi Governor Denies Allegation of N11bn Funds Diversion

Navy Acquires, Deploys 39 Gunboats, One Locally Built Boat to Fight Militancy

Entrepreneurs urged to exploit digital business development strategies

Source: Whassup Dailies