Top Nigerian News Headlines Of The Week, 8th – 14th July, 2018

Nigerian News Headlines

You may have missed out on some of the Nigerian news of the week. Here are the top Nigerian news headlines for the week ending 14th July, 2018.

Nigerian News Headlines

Nigerian News Headlines: Sunday, 8th July, 2018

  • Tragedy averted in Ekiti as fuel tanker spills content.

  • Protect yourselves and shun cow meat – Dokubo-Asari.

  • US Envoy’s new book calls Nigeria a Kleptocracy!

  • ‘Corruption, major impediment to Nigeria’s development’.

  • President Buhari reacts to Saraki’s acquittal, says the Judiciary is working.

Nigerian News Headlines: Monday, 9th July, 2018

  • Adesanya beats Tavares in UFC Welterweight fight.

  • Herdsmen Killings: We’ve evidence of politicians’ involvement – Presidency.

  • FG gets Business Compliance Certificate for National Carrier.

  • Aisha Yesufu tackles Buhari over Kemi Adeosun’s NYSC Certificate.

  • South African gunman shoots Nigerian 6 times.

  • Suspected herdsmen attack 5 communities in Adamawa, Taraba.

  • NYSC begins registration for 2018 Batch ‘B’ Mobilisation exercise.

  • We won’t donate land for ranching: South-East Governors.

  • APC to sue Galadima for the ‘Criminal Acts’ of forming R-APC and declaring himself Chairman.

Nigerian News Headlines: Tuesday, 10th July, 2018

  • Ortom set to leave APC as mediation by Governors fails.

  • Elumelu pledges N500m Entrepreneurship programme  for Delta State indigenes.

  • Babachir advises Nyako, others, to remain with Buhari in APC.

  • Buhari to commission Abuja Light Rail on Thursday.

  • VP Osinbajo visits Silicon Valley with Nigerian Tech Entrepreneurs.

  • Customs makes 596 seizures, rakes in N8.6b in 6 months.

  • Tinubu blasts Fayose, speaks on APC, Fayemi’s chances in Ekiti election.

  • New Nigerian PDP-led Alliance aims to defeat Buhari.

  • Nigerian Army releases 183 detained children.

  • End estimated billing, enforce metering, FG orders NERC.

  • Imo State Assembly begins impeachment process for Deputy Governor.

  • Lagos Police uncover printing press where Ekiti election materials were being printed.

  • Buhari will lose 2019 election: Galadima.

  • ICYMI: Police parade suspected ritualist, recover 2 missing children in Cross River.

Nigerian News Headlines: Wednesday, 11th July, 2018

  • Clashes disrupt pro-Buhari rally in Abuja.

  • Bring back Fayose on Saturday: Ngige in APC mega rally gaffe.

  • I’m sorry for men because they can’t have babies: Chimamanda

  • Law School finally calls Amosa firdaus to Bar after hijab controversy.

  • Security Operatives disperse PDP supporters from Ekiti election rally venue.

  • Reps debate Motion seeking suspension of Buhari’s Executive Order 6.

  • Senate questions deployment of 30,000 Policemen in Ekiti, calls for reform.

  • Obasanjo: Buhari intimidating Judges so they can do APC’s bidding after 2019 elections.

  • Court adjourns hearing on El-Zakzaky’s bail application till August.

Nigerian News Headlines: Thursday, 12th July, 2018

  • Reps call for suspension of Buhari’s Executive Order 6.

  • Policemen slapped me, shot at me: Fayose cries at PDP rally.

  • Military Officers, 3 firms, to temporarily forfeit N200m to FG.

  • Ramaphosa comes under fire over ‘attacks’ on Nigerian nationals in South Africa.

  • Killing of Nigerians in South Africa is criminally motivated: Ramaphosa.

  • I need a wife: Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, reveals.

  • Be patient, my Security Chiefs racking their brains: Buhari on killings.

  • Exemption Certificate allegedly issued to Adeosun Fake: Ex-NYSC Director.

  • Miyetti Allah tackles South-East Governors for rejecting ranching.

  • PDP leaders storm NASS to protest alleged attack on Fayose.

Nigerian News Headlines: Friday, 13th July, 2018

  • I’m a very slow reader, maybe because I’m an ex-Soldier: Buhari.

  • Bayelsa APC leader falls from two-storey building, dies.

  • We are a Government that delivers on its promises: Buhari.

  • Nigeria to host 2019 World Para Powerlifting tournament.

  • Infantino: Nigeria risk ban over NFF crisis.

  • Nigeria-Niger joint Refinery Project: Another Buhari’s greenfield deceit: By Ifeanyi Izeze.

  • Court sentences man to 2 years in prison for forging ICAN Certificate.

  • Lere Olayinka: FG moved N2.5b, $50m Abacha loot in 2 bullion vans to support Fayemi.

Nigerian News Headlines: Saturday, 14th July, 2018

  • Wizkid ready to collaborate with Soccer star, Drogba.

  • Nyiam to Buhari: Take cue from how Obama killed Osama Bin Laden.

  • I am happy my kids are following in my footsteps: Mike Okri.

  • How Politicians threatened my life over jokes I cracked on stage: Omobaba1.

  • People see me as a playboy: Lolu, ex BBNaija housemate.

  • I have not defected yet, Senator Sani tells Nigerians.

  • Ogun inmates get Library for JAMB, WASCE, other exams.

  • PDP consults with Obasanjo ahead of 2019 polls.

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