Headline News, Tue, 23 Aug 2016: Benue Lawmakers Begin Refund Of Diverted N317m Car Loan


Man who named dog Buhari sent to prison

Prophet chains 28 ‘sick’ persons in Lagos apartment

Gunmen sack Imo community, kill nine

Wife of Ogun council chairmanship candidate abducted

Fulani herdsmen kill RCCG pastor, two others in Kaduna

Mob kills 8 in Zamfara over alleged blasphemy against Islam

Restructuring can’t solve Nigeria’s problems says, Ganduje

Police arrest 67 members of Benue killer gang

Dialogue: New militant group rejects Clark, backs Diete-Spiff

200 arrested for cop’s death

‘Treat Avengers, IPOB as B’Haram’

Sodje slams NFF over Rohr’s $47,000 salary

Enyimba host Sundowns in CAF Champions League

Governor’s Cup Tennis prize money now $100,000

Wike accuses IGP Ibrahim Idris of deploying officers that will compromise security in Rivers

Benue lawmakers begin refund of diverted N317m car loan to EFCC – Ortom

Troops kill three kidnappers, destroy their hideout in Bauchi

Lassa fever kills doctor in Delta, 32 others on surveillance

Nigeria will strengthen partnership with Islamic Bank for developmental purposes – Buhari

I hope my Chelsea team-mates will not be jealous of my Olympic medal – Mikel Obi

UN hails Dangote Foundation for caring for displaced persons

Strike: Dickson pays two months salaries of Niger Delta University staff

Bauchi Governor bows to outcry, orders release of blogger

Jonathan’s Minister, Wogu hails Buhari, says administration doing well

Two security guards get N250,000 bail each for allegedly stealing footwears worth N1m

Taxi driver who broke LASTMA official’s leg sent to prison

NDLEA staff drowns in river chasing drug baron

Kidney theft: Investigation panel submits report to Adamawa Government

We regret voting for Buhari in 2015, he deceived us – Chibok community

Police arrests syndicate terrorizing Abuja

Saraki: CCT to rule on motion for trial suspension October 5

One-day old baby abandoned near Government College, Katsina

Many dead as building under construction in Kano University collapses

Man bags 12 weeks imprisonment for attempting to break into Shoprite’s safe room

ABUTH resident doctors embark on three-day warning strike

Ladies, free yourself from prison; stop depending on men for money – Kate Henshaw

4 SANs Planning To Scuttle Prosecution Of Suspected Rapist Doctor – CP

Chibok Girls: PMB Urged To Reject Prisoner Swap Deal

TUC supports NHIS for workers

Expert: US Aid Critical for Security in Africa, But Regional Leaders to be Held Responsible

DSS Nabs Alleged Mastermind of Yobe Secondary School Killings

CBN Directs Banks to Allocate 60% of FX Sales to Manufacturers

India’s new Central Bank chief likely to please markets with continuity

Wike Accuses Police, DSS Of Compromising Security Of Rivers

Ibru Family Dispute, Other Reasons Force Sun Int’l out of Nigeria

BBOG Asks Buhari to Negotiate with Boko Haram for Release of Chibok Girls

Ovia donates N16million for NCS scholarships

MEND Accepts NDA’s Ceasefire, Kicks against Clark’s Involvement in Peace Negotiations

Buhari wants Islamic bank funds to rebuild North-East

Communication tax: Subscribers, business leaders ready for showdown

TCN Shops For N2.3tn To Transit 10,000MW Electricity

Osinbajo seeks continental cooperation to improve economies

Oil falls below $50 on Nigeria, Iraq supply boost

BDCs: Banks Shun CBN’s $50,000 Sale Directive

Mini grids best for power sector – Ex-minister, others

NSE Gains N54bn At Week Open

Standard Chartered cuts African private equity team
John Kerry Arrives Nigeria

Senators Reject Buhari’s Emergency Powers Bill, Say It’ll Turn Him into a Tyrant

AFDB appoints new secretary-general

Source: Whassup Dailies