Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 23 October 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


China threatens retaliation over US-Taiwan arms sale

Buhari calls for calm, silent on Lekki shooting

Putin says he personally allowed Navalny to be treated in Germany

ENDSARS: INEC postpones October 31 legislative bye-elections

#EndSARS: Don’t turn South-West into war theatre, OPC cautions hoodlums

Buhari to announce critical decisions in hours – NSA

Snowden granted permanent residency in Russia


Digital communication, key to suicide prevention, says group

Restore History, let educationists draft curricula Stakeholders

Expose children to AI, expert tells parents, teachers

Educational needs of children wont be neglected Gombe

NAPPS calls for prayers, parents differ on school closure

Well sustain COVID-19 mitigation, livelihood recovery DFIs

Marketers count losses as protesters burn petrol tankers

CBN sets standard for banks on compliance officers

FG October bonds oversubscribed by N205.87bn

INEC postpones Lagos, Imo, Bayelsa, other bye-elections

Nigerias duty-free export to US shrinks to $300.48m

Protests: IMF may review Nigerias growth projection

Edo Assembly condemns planned attack on govt establishments

Invest in rural women, IFAD advises govt

FGll focus on completing projects in 2021 Fashola

Equity market gains N59bn on blue chip firms

FG explores donkey value chain devt

FG calls for collaboration against illegal trans-border trade

Trade in medical supplies rise 50%

Stakeholders seek mechanised exploration of gold

FG, BOA train 100 women in agriculture

FG, ASUU disagree on payment platform for N30bn allowances

Presidents broadcast: Nigerians attack Buhari for snubbing Lekki shootings

Hoodlums overrun Customs men, flood Ogun with contrabands

Ohanaeze decries attempt to pit Yoruba against Igbo in Lagos

Tell Nigerians who ordered Lekki shootings, Osundare urges Buhari

ICPC arraigns Edo Rep for N1.6m bribe

Lekki: Buhari must sit up, hold Nigeria together, says Kukah

Yoruba senators condemn property destruction by protesters

We cant speak on soldiers involvement in Lekki killings DHQ

Afenifere demands international probe, apology by Sanwo-Olu

Govt proscribes ASUU, NASU, others in Ebonyi varsity

Group gives FG 21-day ultimatum over IPPIS challenges

Muslim lawyers condemn attack on peaceful protesters

South-East govs, leaders call for peace

Edo relaxes curfew, now 4pm to 6am

Rivers threaten to shut banks business over curfew

CAN demands probe of trigger-happy soldiers, compensation

Police arrest suspected Kaduna gunrunners, recover arms, cash

Exercise restraint, Methodist Prelate appeals to protesters 

[BREAKING] #EndSARS: INEC postpones bye-elections

BREAKING: Buhari laments loss of lives, mum on Lekki shootings

#EndSARS: Foreign countries should seek facts, eschew hasty pronouncements Buhari

#EndSARS protests: We wont tolerate undermining of national security, says Buhari

Buhari directs wages commission to speed up new salary scale for policemen

BREAKING: Some Nigerians mistook our disbandment of SARS as weakness Buhari                                                                        


FG Urged to Tackle Youth Unemployment

FG to Commence Compensation for Mambilla Power Host Communities

Jumia Nigeria shuts down site to mourn victims of protests in Nigeria

Count Igbos Out of the Arson, Destruction in Lagos

APCON Gives Condition for Foreign Firms Incursion into Advertising Business

Experts Raise the Alarm over Attacks on Govt, Organisations Websites

Oil & Gas Firms Raise N400bn from Capital Market, Says NSE CEO

Technology Company Joins Others to Block Third-party Cookies


#LekkiMassacre:Simy Nwankwo: I’ll stop celebrating goals

IFAD urges FG to give priority to women in agriculture

Crown Pasta signs Kannywood celebrities as brand ambassadors

NBS to conduct surveys with mobile phones, says Statistician General

AFRICA on difficult road to recovery ‘IMF

Truck operators call on FG to disband PTT over corruption

#ENDSARS: Nigerian seaports deserted

Food prices rose in September ‘NBS

#EndSARS: Why govt should take immediate action to avoid crippling economy ‘Okeke

European Parliament endorses Okonjo-Iweala for WTO job

Combine power, action to defeat terrorists, Buratai charges officers

Military to establish training centre for widows, kids of fallen heroes

Protect lives, property, SWest senators task Buhari

Reconvene NASS, Reps task Lawan, Gbajabiamila

Resume operation or lose patronage, Wike tells banks

Umahi proscribes ASUU, NASU

#Endsars: Alleged destruction of Yoruba economic assets, the Ohanaeze position.

FG calls for cooperation in monitoring illegal minerals trans-border trade

COVID-19: NCDC reports 37 new infection in Nigeria

AU youth envoy urges African leaders to protect young peoples rights


Edo Govt reviews 24-hour curfew, now 4 p.m to 6 a.m

Akwa Ibom is all we have, let us protect it ‘ Gov Udom appeals to protesting youths

Lagos CP condemns burning of Ikotun, Ojodu police stations

Police confirm attack on station in Ebonyi community

#EndSARS protests: MAMA Centre condemns diversion of COVID-19 palliatives

Protests: INEC postpones by-elections indefinitely

#ENDSARS Protest:I’m pained that innocent lives have been lost ‘ Buhari

My heart goes out to all victims of Lekki shootings ‘ Osinbajo

Lekki Massacre: JN-CAC, Nigeria Mourns condemn killings of protesters, call for justice

Edo govt reviews 24-hour curfew, now 4 pm to 6 am

#EndSARS: Probe Lekki shootings, women coalition urges Buhari

PANDEF says nothing knew in Buhari’s Speech

US Counsellor meets Osinbajo, raises concern over violence in Nigeria

#EndSARS protest: Board chairman condemns burning of NPA building

COVID-19: FG disclaims discovered palliatives in Lagos’ warehouse

#EndSARS: Nigerians react as Buhari ignores Lekki Tollgate shooting in his nationwide broadcast

#EndSARS: INEC postpones Oct 31 bye-elections

Buhari’s address disappointing, completely disconnected, failed empathy test ‘ PDP

You asked for speech, you got the speech, now you are speechless ‘ Shehu Sani

National Assembly gets only 1% of annual budgets ‘ House Leader

Declare state of emergency on security now, PDP urges PMB

Defection: PDP drags Gbajabiamila, Rep to court

If Nigeria dies, hatred killed her ‘ Femi Adesina

#EndSARS: A good girl shouldn’t be afraid to say her mind

No to brute force, yes to people-centred justice

Lekki toll gate massacre and limits of tyranny

#EndSARS Protest: NMA urges FG, States to protect lives, properties

20 killed by ‘bandits’ in Zamfara village

Fr. Mbaka’s Church not burnt ‘ Spokesman

Buhari to International community: Get your facts right before making hasty pronouncements

#EndSARS Protests: INEC postpones October 31 by-elections

Horror in Ikotun as police kill 5 looters, arrest scores

#EndSARS Protest in Ondo: Four suspected arsonists arrested

#EndSARS: Despite the setback, Nigeria will be great again ‘ Edo community leader

EndSARS:Viral nature a confirmation Media/ICT is our future ‘ Akparanta


2021 Budgetary Allocations To Health, Agric Inadequate ‘ Ekene

#ENDSARS: Sanwo-Olu’s Cross And The Meaning Of Lekki Toll Gate

As The Floods Arrive

2023: Igbo Presidency Will Foster National Integration ‘ Agbaji

NPA Approves Offdock Terminal To Decongest Apapa, Tin-Can Ports

PIB: NNPC To function As Limited Company In New Bill

More Nigerian Artistes, Creatives Speakout After Shooting of #EndSarsNow Protesters

For The Foolishness Of One, A Nation Bleeds In Blood

Abdullahi Urges #EndSARS Protesters To Give Room For Dialogue

Gov Fintiri Reveals Plan To Employ More Health Workers

#ENDSARS: Ayade Stops Tuition In State Varsity, Orders 20,000 Employments

COVID-19:NCDC AdvocatesGrassroots Risks Communication

Nollywood Actress, Uche Elendu Loses Over N50m Worth Of Goods ToHoodlums

Brexit: Foreign Homeless People In UK To Face Deportation

#EndSARS: ‘It’s Time To Leave The Streets To Negotiation Table


Fayemi inaugurates panel to investigate allegations against SARS operatives in Ekiti

#EndSARS: Wike inuagurates judicial commission of inquiry

Lekki killings: It’s too hasty to blame military ‘DHQ spokesman

Return Oba of Lagos’ staff of office or face the consequences, Akinshemoyin ruling house warns

#EndSARS: Nigerian youths urge Buhari to implement 2014 National Conference Report

#EndSARS: Plateau relaxes curfew, bans all forms of protest

Soldiers behind shooting of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki toll gate must be punished, says Afenifere

#EndSARS: Edo police arrest nine rice looters in Benin

#EndSARS: Plateau relaxes curfew, bans

Warri prison up in smoke in attempted jailbreak

Mining: FG seeks collaboration against illegal trans-border trade

#EndSARS: Obiano declares 24-hour curfew beginning by 8 pm Thursday

#EndSARS: Buhari’s ministers have failed Nigerians ‘- Lukman, DG Progressives Governors Forum

Police dismiss six officers in Kwara

#EndSARS: South-West governors raise alarm over external infiltration

Hoodlums burn police station, attack Customs building in Oyo

How The Nation headquarters was attacked, burnt by gunmen ‘ Editor

Popular Ibadan-based poultry farmer, Azeez Maboreje, dies, buried

Oyo offers free 16,000 medical, 1000 surgical services

PSN seals 402 patent medicine shops, 22 pharmacies in Oyo

Blame security agencies for arson, looting by hoodlums not peaceful protesters ‘ Falana

UN secretary general condemns Lekki shootings, calls for investigation

Fayemi inaugurates panel to investigate allegations against SARS operatives in Ekiti

#EndSARS: Edo police arrest nine rice looters in Benin

#EndSARS: Plateau relaxes curfew, bans


#EndSARS: Southwest Senators condemn shooting of Lekki protesters

#ENDSARS: Policeman beheaded, three injured in Anambra

I did not order Lekki shootings Sanwo-Olu

BREAKING: INEC postpones senatorial, Assembly bye elections

#EndSARS: Police clear barricades in Lagos

BREAKING: #ENDSARS protests hijacked Buhari

BREAKING: Buhari suspends protests nationwide


Kwara judicial panel on police brutality calls for residents co-operation

Kanu orders IPOB members to join #EndSARS protest, capture Gov Ikpeazu

Take responsibility for killings, PDP charges Buhari Presidency

Save Nigeria to command party credibility, Lukman tells APC leaders

#EndSARS: How thugs killed my brother Sibling of late product designer

Lekki shootings: Security cameras still intact, not removed Sanwo-Olu

SSCE: Again, NECO shifts exam dates over insecurity

Ronaldo to miss Barcelona clash after testing positive for COVID-19 for second term

#EndSARS: Super Eagles players to boycott AFCON qualifiers


LASEMA Debunks Refusal to Rescue Lekki Protesters

Nigerians hail SPAR over response to looted store

End SARS: Janet Jackson Takes Stand Against Police Brutality In Nigeria

Buhari breaks silence: EndSARS Protesters Mistook Our Compliance With Their Demands For Weakness

Lagos Government Condems Vandalisation of CACOVID Food Palliatives Warehouse

Buhari breaks silence: EndSARS Protesters Mistook Our Compliance With Their Demands For Weakness

EndSARS: Shame on You If You’ve Condemned My Interventions In The Protests ‘ Nnamdi Kanu

EndSARS protesters must embrace dialogue, stop pushing their luck ‘ NSA Monguno


#EndSARS: Set up judicial panel to investigate killing of young Nigerians, MBF tells Buhari

Anti-EndSARS Protest: Gov. Lalong bans processions, protests; relaxes 24 hour curfew

Regional Trade Experts meet on Trade Developments

U.S condemns attacks on #ENDSARS Protesters

#EndSARS: Nigerians in Diaspora hold peace rally in London, condemns violence by protesters*


#EndSARS: Outrage, humour trail President Buhari’s speech

#EndSARS: Economy takes hit as crisis grounds businesses

Don’t take it personal: Word classes and errors of usage

The story of Nigeria ‘ a review of the documentary ‘Journey of an African Colony’ by Olasupo Sasore

Completion of 711 ongoing road projects to get priority in 2021 budget ‘ Fashola

How to groom frontline leaders at the workplace

Some losses irreplaceable, we will get justice for all ‘ Osinbajo

How #EndSARS crisis may impact Nigerian financial markets, economy

#EndSARS: Casualties mount as Day of rage envelopes Lagos following Army shootings

Private equity-owned companies in ‘intensive care’ due to pandemic


#ENDSARS: UN Calls For Reform Of Nigeria’s Security Forces

Malaria Consortium Donates 500 Copies Of Operational Guidelines To Yobe

I Want To Win Taraba For PDP Again In 2023 ‘Agbu

The Best Of Government Not Good For Us ‘ Olajide

Task Before Judicial Panels On SARS Atrocities

How To Spend Prudently In A Distressed Economy

Data Protection Essential To Building Digital Economy In Africa ‘ Pantami



Nigeria debt-GDP ratio could hit 68 percent IMF raises alarm

#EndSARS: FCT Police arrest hoodlums, as Minister sets up compensation panel

TETFund boss urges army to intensify research on defence

#End SARS: Step aside, APC chieftain tells Buhari

BREAKING: Tension in Gudu market, man dies .As traders desert Gudu market


#EndSARS protests: I’m pained, tragedies uncalled for ‘Buhari

Protests: INEC postpones October 31 by-elections indefinitely

CAN decries protesters’ killing, demands justice

Protest may take Nigeria to a point of no return ‘Abdulsalami

Orderlies’ withdrawal: Senators desert NASS for fear of attack

U.S., UK decry shooting of #EndSARS protesters

Osinbajo: Victims of Lekki shootings, others’ll get justice

#EndSARS: ICC receives reports of alleged crimes in Nigeria


#EndSARS: Nigerians in Diaspora hold peace rally in London, condemn violent protests

TETFund unveils defence subcommittee on research

NITDA completes first stage of training for DT-TWGs

Economic group postpones summit amidst #EndSARS protests concerns

Court dismisses Odinkalu’s case against KDSG

KWASU has attracted N1bn entrepreneurial fund since inception


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