Top Nigerian News Headlines of the Week, 1 – 7 July, 2018

Nigerian News Headlines

Here are the top Nigerian news headlines for the week ending 7th July, 2018. These headlines are mainly from the top Nigerian newspapers.

Top Nigerian News Headlines

Nigerian News Headlines: Sunday, 1st July, 2018

  • President Buhari In Mauritania For AU Summit.

  • Missing N100m: EFCC To Arraign Five JAMB Officials.

  • Herdsmen Kill Guard, Steal Nine Cows In Plateau.

  • Osinbajo Commends Lagos For N25bn Employment Fund.

  • States Accuse NNPC Of Underpaying N20bn Into Federation Account.

Nigerian News Headlines: Monday, 2nd July, 2018

  • Lagos Government Restricts Movement Of Fuel Tankers To Designated Route.

  • Everything Is Wrong With Our Nation: Tambuwal.

  • Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender In Borno: Army.

  • INEC Confirms Attempts To Clone PVCs & Sell Them Online.

  • Lagos Announces Traffic Diversion As French President Visits.

  • Police Protest In Maiduguri, Nigeria.

  • Deputy Superintendent Of Prisons Arrested For Armed Robbery In Enugu.

  • Herdsmen Have Been Renaming Plateau Villages Attacked & Conquered.

  • Court Grants Ex-National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki Bail.

Nigerian News Headlines: Tuesday, 3rd July, 2018

  • ‘Presidency Not Committed To Security’, PDP Reacts To Police Protest.

  • FG To Bag $5.6bn From New Oil Exploration Deal With Schlumberger.

  • Police Rescue Abducted Mikel Obi’s Father.

  • Saraki’s Chief Of Staff, Baba-Ahmed, Leaves APC: Party ‘Grossly Under-Performed’.

  • Gunmen Kill 7 Policemen In Abuja, Nigeria.

  • Nigeria Abstains, As 49 AU Members Sign Free Trade Pact.

  • Dozens Stranded In Sokoto As Aero Abruptly Cancels Lagos Flights ‘Without Prior Notification’.

Nigerian News Headlines: Wednesday, 4th July, 2018

  • Buhari Receives Macron, Head To Closed-Door Meeting.

  • Islamist Militant War Is Focus Of Macron-Buhari Talks In Nigeria.

  • Macron Tells Buhari To Use Culture To Empower Youth In Fight Against Boko Haram.

  • Macron Parties At Fela Kuti’s New Afrika Shrine In Nigeria.

  • Buhari Receives Outgoing Ambassador Of Kuwait In Abuja.

  • Protesters Storm National Assembly, Demand Resignation Of Saraki, Dogara.

  • We Can’t Fix In 3 Years What PDP Failed To Do In 16 Years: Oshiomole.

  • Nigerians Have More Electricity Than They Can Consume: Garba Shehu.

  • Oshiomole Is Coming Too Late, We Are Leaving: Shehu Sani During APC Crisis.

  • I Support Buhari Because He Is Fighting Cabal: Wasiu Ayinde.

  • Police Find Bodies of 41 Suspected Bandits In Zamfara.

  • Again, Soyinka Attacks Obasanjo In New Book.

Nigerian News Headlines: Thursday, 5th July, 2018

  • Herbalist Killed As Client Tests Bullet-Repelling Charms On Him.

  • Court Orders National Assembly To Begin Impeachment Process Against Buhari.

  • New Faction Of APC Emerges In Abuja.

  • Alao-Akala Joins Oyo APC Governorship Race.

  • Buhari, 3 APC Governors In Crucial Meeting.

  • Otedola Bridge Fire: 8 Families Show Up For DNA Testing.

  • 5 Killed, 2 Injured In Fresh Adamawa Attack.

Nigerian News Headlines: Friday, 6th July, 2018

  • WAEC Results Decline: Experts Blame Overworked Examiners.

  • No Religion Or Culture Accepts Killings, Buhari Vows To End Conflicts.

  • Abducted Catholic Priest Regains Freedom In Delta.

  • CAF Appoints Pinnick As First Vice-President.

  • Supreme Court Frees Saraki, Dismisses Remnant Assets Declaration Charges.

  • Senate Summons IG Over Policemen Killing, Borno Cops’ Protest.

  • Fayemi Slams Fayose For Declaring Public Holiday.

  • No Going Back, R-APC Insists; Rejects Further Peace Talks.

  • Buhari Mourns Ex-CBN Governor, Adamu Ciroma.

  • INEC May Stop 2019 Voter Registration In August.

  • We Have Majority In National Assembly To Impeach President Buhari – R-APC.

  • Herdsmen Killing: Pastor Enenche Attacks Presidency Over ‘Land For Life’ Comment.

Nigerian News Headlines: Saturday, 7th July, 2018

  • Buhari Will Lose In 2018, Aso Rock May Become Hell In 72 Hours – Archbishop Chukwuma.

  • Only State Police Can Stop Killings In The Country – Ekweremadu.

  • Police Kill 6 Kidnap Suspects In Shootout.

  • We’re More Interested In Rescuing APC From Predators Than Quitting Now – R-APC.

  • We’re Fully Ready For Ekiti Governorship Election – APC.

  • Open Grazing Law: Forces Move To Stop Governor Ortom’s Re-Election Bid.

  • Policeman Dismissed, Arraigned For Killing Corper.

  • Our Nation Is Safe Again: Buhari Praises Military.

  • Gusau Emir’s Palace Ready For Inauguration – Zamfara Government.

  • Saraki: CSOs, PDP, Atiku, Emir Of Ilorin, Others Hail Supreme Court Judgment.

  • INEC Registers 10m New Voters.

  • Enugu Guber Tussle: Supreme Court Upholds Ugwuanyi’s Election.

  • EFCC Commences Corruption Investigation Of NFF’s Amaju Pinnick, Shehu Dikko, Others.

There you have it for the top Nigerian news headlines of the week. Do not forget to share this with your friends using the Share buttons below. Check again next week for new headlines.

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Author: Vincent Abolarin

Vincent is a Nigerian blogger with special interest in the history and current happenings in the country. When he is not blogging, he enjoys reading and playing computer games.

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