Daily news headlines from Nigeria, Africa and around the World — Sunday, July 23, 2017

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Daily news headlines from Nigeria, Africa and around the World — Sunday, July 23, 2017

 

**NIGERIA

 

IT’S 59 DAYS SINCE THE EPE SCHOOL KIDS WERE ABDUCTED

 

*Constitution amendment: Reps fix minimum age for presidential aspirants at 35

 

*Floods sack cities nationwide

 

*APC sweeps Lagos LG polls

 

*106 freed Chibok school girls resume school Sept.

 

*Over $100m required to rebrand Etisalat – Experts

 

*Mother, daughter die in Lagos building collapse

 

*I have fibroids, not cancer –Halima Abubakar

 

*Freed Chibok girls speak: Boko Haram holding many other girls, Sambisa full of sorrow

 

*Three die in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash

 

*Rain, violence, low turnout mar Lagos council election

 

*PDP panel to woo Atiku, Kwankwaso, Ladoja

 

*2019: APC battles to resolve crises in 12 state chapters

 

*Steer clear of Benue, Rivers, leaders tell Nnamdi Kanu

 

*Tinubu justifies automatic tickets for 18 chairmen

 

*We don’t know the aspirants, say voters

 

*Why we’ll leave PDP for Mega Party – Poroye

 

*Osun PDP chieftains in leadership tussle

*RCCG holds teens’ conference

 

*Oyo commits 60% Paris Club refund to salary

 

*ICF urges NDDC to complete abandoned project

 

*Buratai gives 40-day ultimatum to capture Shekau

 

*Biafra: Arewa youths seek constitution amendment for secession

 

*FG evacuates 1,800 Nigerians from Saudi Arabia

 

*Anambra 2017: Nine APC aspirants pick forms

 

*Flood Overwhelms Asaba, Destroys Official Documents, Files, Homes

 

*Nigeria’s ex-oil minister battles slew of graft cases

 

*NDDC Cancels 600 Contracts Worth N200bn

 

*First Bank, Keystone Deny Concealing TSA Funds

 

*2019: Coalition Endorses Dankwambo for Presidency

 

*Ngilari’s Acquittal: Again, PDP Faults APC’s Anti-graft War

 

*N195m Contract Debt: Embassy Warns Zamfara Gov over Nigeria-Germany Bilateral Agreements

 

*We are Determined to Reposition Basic Education in Edo State, Says Obaseki

 

*Group Petitions Buhari over Enugu APC Crisis

 

*NNPC Losses Persist, Refinery Capacity Drops To 23.09%

 

*Inadequate funding hampering accident investigation – Olateru

 

*EU, UNICEF Earmarks 54 million Euros for MNCHN project in 3 Northern states

 

*With Steady Decline, Hopes Rekindle for Single-digit Inflation

 

**AFRICA

 

*South Africa’s Sisulu says ANC must return to its roots, fight graft

 

*Gendarmes in Ivory Coast repel raid as international event opens

 

*Far-right millennials set out to sea to ‘defend Europe’ from migrants

 

*Kenya’s latest mobile phone bond falls short of target

 

*Gabon opposition leader urges U.N. resolution over contested election

 

**WORLD

 

*Branden Grace shoots 62 to break golf record

 

*New Zealand braces for more rain after severe storms lash south island

*’I will be back’: Violin-playing face of Venezuela’s protests injured in clashes

 

*Vladimir Putin says he may not leave Russian presidency

 

*John McCain’s enjoys ‘amazing hike’ with daughter Meghan days after being diagnosed with cancer

 

**SPORTS

 

*Superb Moses helps Chelsea beat Arsenal 3-0

 

*Mark Mentors threaten to pull out of league

 

*Simon shines in Gent friendly

 

*Save Rangers, supporters club beg Ugwuanyi

 

*Liverpool beat Leicester City in Hong Kong

 

*Pedro bloodied as Chelsea beat Arsenal 3-0. ##

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