Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, 26 March 2023

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines



At least 19 dead in Mississippi tornado, storms

Everything wiped away’: Tornado kills at least 23 in Mississippi

Putin says will deploy tactical nuclear weapons in Belarus

PDP asks INEC to review declarations in Ogun governorship election

HURIWA urges Oyetola, Edeoga, Nweke to stop legal, verbal wars

Women entrepreneurs suffer $42b financing gap in Africa, says Adesina

Accommodate home-based players to strengthen Super Eagles ‘ Owolabi

Group moves to tackle restiveness, others in S’East

Ex-Army boss, Obi faults security personnel’s involvement in 2023 poll

Sanwo-Olu orders payment of ‘5m compensation to Uber driver assaulted during #EndSARS anniversary

Tanker crushes 4 to death in Abeokuta

Pope extends sex abuse law to cover lay leaders

Banks comply with CBN’s directive to work weekends, customers throng premises

EU, Germany reach deal on fossil fuel car phaseout plan

China’s non-cash payments maintain steady growth in 2022


Experts link dehydration to kidney failure

Oncologists differ on removing fallopian tubes to prevent ovarian cancer

South-West First Ladies united in support of husbands

DSS warns against inciting comments

INEC says govs, lawmakers-elect to get certificates of return Wednesday

Defamation: I was assaulted, thrown off vehicle, says Chude

Govt must tackle poverty to end tuberculosis Expert

FG should tread carefully on subsidy policy

How Tinubu can address inflation, forex crisis, fuel subsidy Muda Yusuf

What I will do different in Kwara 26-year-old lawmaker-elect

Nigerians wont forget Buharis naira crisis hardship NEF spokesman, Baba-Ahmed

NASS members deserve stipends not huge allowances NNPP senatorial candidate

Bauchi: INEC chairman not owner of destroyed property- Official

No fight between Igbo, Yoruba in Lagos Iwuanyanwu

Adamawa APC sacks ward exco over suspension order on SGF

Tanker crushes four to death in Abeokuta

Group kicks against calls for Amnesty administrators removal

Military still deployed to strategic locations after election -FG

Ogun man arrested for impregnating 19-year-old daughter

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu orders N5m payment to driver assaulted during #EndSARS memorial

Bandits abduct Zamfara govs special adviser on political affairs


Appeal Court Dismisses PDP’s Case against Tinubu-Shettima Ticket

Senate Presidency: Probe Alleged $10,000 Bribery Scandal in N’Assembly, CD Tells EFCC, ICPC

NPO Constitutes Nine-man Board of National Ombudsman

APC Begins Screening of Kogi, Bayelsa, Imo Governorship Aspirants

Omo-Agege, Delta APC Query Collation of Guber Election Results, Petition INEC

FG: Military Still Deployed to Strategic Locations after Elections

Cash Crunch: Banks Comply with CBN’s Directive, Open in Lagos, Abuja, Others

Present Evidence of 10,000 Abortion Claims, COAS Charges-Reuters

PDP: Why INEC Must Review Ogun Governorship Election Result

NDLEA to Enforce Narcotics Law on High Sea as UK Trains Officers

Video of Nasarawa Women Protesting Half-naked is Heartbreaking, Says Obi

We Didn’t Call for Cancellation of Elections in Kano, Others, Say TMG, CISLAC

Court Convicts Ibom Air Passenger over False Missing Luggage Claim

Suspension of NWC Member: Kogi Gov Urges Guber Aspirants to Shun Divisive Tendencies

Banks Comply with CBN Directive in Enugu, Attend to Customers

APC Campaign: There are Plots to Truncate Tinubu’s Inauguration, Undermine Democracy

Ex-Staff Seargent Seeks Army Chief’s Intervention over Wrongful Dismissal

Senate Presidency: Probe Alleged $10,000 Bribe Scandal in N’Assembly, CD Tells EFCC, ICPC

Osun State Comes Alive As Appeal Court Restores Adeleke’s Mandate

Emefiele Leads Monitoring Team as CBN Restores Cash Supply


Tinubu warns those stoking embers of hate, division, falsehoods

Atikus aide tackles Keyamo over statement

Elections: TMG, Kano civil society situation room deny call for cancellation,threaten legal action

DSS raises fresh alarm of planned post-elections violence nationwide

Ill never validate illegitimate outcome of flawed process Atiku

Imo LP guber aspirant, Anumudu, is dead

Court of Appeal dismisses PDPs appeal challenging nomination of Tinubu, Shettima

Danger looms in Lagos, 349 buildings in distress, govt reveals

Reuters Report: Army denies allegations

Obasanjo frowns at discrimination against Ndigbo

British govt trains NDLEA marine officers in Nigeria, UK

51,828 Boko Haram fighters surrender in 18 months CDS

Delta guber: Why APC candidate Omo-Agege was rejected

APC, Omo-Agege petitions INEC over Delta governorship poll results

Buhari calls for self-employment driven education system

Nigerian Army denies Reuters report of human rights violations


Interim Govt: Opposition planning to scuttle my swearing-in, Tinubu raises the alarm

Edo LP chieftain condemns violence in election

NDLEA marine commandos complete training in UK

Old age is a ‘scarce commodity’, says Anambra traditional ruler

Four die in Ogun tanker accident

Okonjo-Iweala, Soludo best appointments in my administration ‘ Obasanjo

Igbo residents in Lagos: I fear we are getting to the end of Nigeria ‘ Ezeife

Row Over Igbo’s Fate In Lagos: It was as if devil landed ‘ Bode George

Atiku disclaims statement he validated presidential election result

Fintiri vs Binani: INEC issues fresh update on gov’ship election in Adamawa

How INEC, Governor Abiodun subverted the people will in Ogun poll

2023 election proof Nigeria slipping towards autocracy’ -Sam Amadi

Argentina rename training center after Lionel Messi

DSS raises alarm over plots to cause nationwide violence

Mob kills 18-year-old for role in gang rape, murder in Benue

51,828 Boko haram fighters surrender in 18 months ‘ CDS

Naira crisis: Queues gradually disappear as bank ATMs dispense cash

INEC Chairman’s house not attacked by mob, says CPS


Guber, State Assembly Polls Characterised By Bandwagon Trend ‘ Report

Banks Comply With CBN’s Directive, Disburse Cash To Customers On Weekend

Review Ogun Governorship Election Results Now, PDP Tells INEC

Auto Crashes Claim 11 Lives In Niger

Britain Trains NDLEA Marine Officers In Tackling Drug Crimes At Sea

Man Impregnates 19-yr-old Daughter, Threatens To Kill Her In Ogun

Police Deny Attack On Bauchi Residence Of INEC Chairman

Buhari Tasks Varsities On New Curriculum As NOUN Graduates28,740 Students

Review Ogun Gov’ship Election Results Now, PDP Tells INEC

NDDC Alerts Public Against Scammers Impersonating Agency To Defraud

INEC Frustrating Procedure For CTC Issuance ‘ PDP

Those Calling For Ndiomu’s Sack Are Beneficiaries Of Past Corrupt System ‘ NDIG


Threatening Nigerians, an agenda dead on arrival, PDP tells Tinubu

Insecurity: Bandits kidnap Governor Mattawale’s aide

Breaking: Enough is enough, Tinubu tells aggrieved presidential candidates

77% of Nigerian women use bleaching cream ‘ WHO

DSS warns against alleged plot to ignite violence in Nigeria

INEC Chairman, Mahmood’s house in Bauchi not attacked, family reacts

North blasts Yoruba, Igbo over ethnic politics

CPJ asks Nigerian govt to investigate attacks on 28 journalists during 2023 elections

Kogi: APC leaders fault suspension of lawmakers over alleged terrorism

Ondo monarch charges South West governors on devt

British Govt trains NDLEA marine officers in Nigeria, UK

Community leaders kick, as Gov Ishaku defies court order, appoints traditional ruler


Govs-Elect get Certificates-of-Return March 29 to 31

DSS raises the alarm over plot to violently disrupt peace

Driver beats doctor with cutlass over son’s death

EFCC arrests 80 PoS vendors in Ondo

Our silence not cowardice, Keyamo warns opposition

Naira crisis: Queues gradually disappear as bank ATMs dispense cash

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu orders N5m compensation to assaulted UBER driver

APC screens 24 Gov aspirants for Kogi, Bayelsa, Imo

Poly student, three others missing in Anambra

Tanker crushes four to death in Abeokuta

NDDC warns against fake grants from scammers

Alleged $10,000 ‘bribe’: CSO urges EFCC, ICPC, to fight corruption in 10th NASS

UK trains NDLEA marine officers

Terrorists kill cleric, abduct wife, release over 100 in Kaduna

JUST IN: Chrisland to face involuntary manslaughter over student’s death


Mama’s Sleeping Scarf: Chimamanda Adichie reveals title of first children’s book

British govt trains 35 NDLEA marine officers in Nigeria, UK

2023 Election Highlights Imperative of Power Rotation ‘ By Farooq Kperogi

Train accident: Lagos staff bus driver to face manslaughter charges

Our silence isn’t cowardice’ ‘ Tinubu’s camp warns opposition parties to shelve planned protests

Kanye West Says He Likes Jewish People Again After Watching Jonah Hill in 21 Jump Street


Buhari Ask Graduates To Shift Focus To Job Creation, Self-Employment

Randy Father Impregnates 19-Year-Old Daughter In Ogun

Atiku: I’ll Never Validate Illegitimate Outcome Of A Flawed Process

Six Killed, Two Injured In Ogun Road Crashes

How Ibom Air Passenger Who Lied Over Missing Bag Was Nabbed

How Ethnicity, Violence, Internal Crisis Influenced Gov’ship Poll In South

Train/Bus Collision: BRT Driver Faces 16-Count Charge Of Manslaughter, Bodily Harm

Over 9800 Nigerians Applied For 2023/2024 Chevening Scholarships – UK

Ethnic, Religious Politics Caused Voter Apathy In Last Election – ACF

‘Less Than 5% Of FCT Residents On Health Insurance’

It’s Time To Stop Politicians Who Frustrate Our Democracy

I Was Offered N100m To Step Down – Volunteer Teacher Who Ousted Yobe Speaker

Support my dad, he can’t do it alone, Tinubu’s daughter begs Nigerians

Cancel Ogun gov’ship poll, observers tell INEC

Polls: Groups task Sanwo-Olu to reconcile Lagosians, heal wounds

CBN releases cash, orders banks to operate on weekend

Osun gov’ship: Supreme Court will still favour me ‘ Adeleke

FG focusing on the egg while neglecting the goose


N37bn needed to close Anambra metering gap ‘ EEDC

Obasanjo condemns ‘Igbophobic’ attacks in Nigeria

Tinubu raises alarm over alleged opposition plot to truncate his handover, sabotage democracy

#EndSARS memorial: Lagos acting within law to appeal N5m awarded to driver ‘ Ministry

INEC issues certificates of return to governors, HOA members-elect Wednesday to Friday

APC says what took place in Rivers was electoral banditry

In Lagos police call threat to lives a joke


Governorship, Assembly Polls In Lagos Riddled With Irregularities ‘ Shina, AAC Candidate

Small Holder Farmers In Northeast Nigeria To Receive N6.9 Million Insurance Payout Claims To Supplement Yield

Ebonyi Community Protests Killing, Kidnapping Of Natives Suspected Herdsmen

51,828 Boko Haram Fighters Surrender Within 18 Months, SaysGen Irabor

Tinubu Raises The Alarm On Opposition’s Sinister Plot To Truncate Democracy

Claim Of Plan To Truncate Democracy By Opposition: Keyamo Playing Jobless Minister ‘ Atiku’s Aide

How INEC, Gov Dapo Abiodun Subverted People’s Will In Ogun Guber ‘ Okunuga


Internal crisis: PDP on the brink of collapse

Cash crunch: Nigerians lament despite CBN’s efforts

APC, PDP never believed another party could challenge them ‘Utomi

Six dead, two injured in Ogun multiple accidents

APC raises the alarm over alleged plans to abort Tinubu’s inauguration ‘ Keyamo

10th Assembly: N’East APC wants repeat of 2019 zoning arrangement

Obasanjo, Ohanaeze, others warn against ethnic profiling

DSS uncovers plans to cause breakdown of law, order

Voters’ Apathy: INEC needs total overhaul ‘Lawyers, CSOs, others

Ezeife, clerics carpet Keyamo over demands for Obi/ Datti’s arrest

Sanwo-Olu orders N5m payment to driver assaulted during #EndSARS memorial

Cash crunch: Queues as bank ATMs dispense cash

Soludo, Emeka Offor sign power pact on improved power supply in Anambra

Aniagwu: PDP’s victory in Plateau, Zamfara lifts party’s spirit

2023 elections as another missed opportunity

I’ll build on Kwankwaso’s legacy, says Kano gov-elect

Why Buhari Don’t Want To Hand Over To Tinubu ‘ Presidency

Senate Presidency: CD Asks EFCC, ICPC To Probe Alleged $10,000 Bribe

Osun PDP Hails Judiciary For Upholding Fairness, Justice


2023: FIFA Women’s World Cup trophy jet into Nigeria

After shocking AFCON loss, NFF tables fresh condition for Super Eagles

VIDEO: How Anambra residents’ shout tore roof moment Peter Obi stormed Soludo’s anniversary event

Over 1m people living with tuberculosis in Africa undetected ‘ WHO

FG committed to ending tuberculosis in Nigeria ‘ Minister

[Breaking] #EndSARS: At long run, Sanwo-Olu surrenders to court, decides to compensate assaulted Uber driver

INEC speaks on ‘attack at Chairman Mahmoud Yakubu’s house

Man impregnates daughter, 19, heaps blame on devil

Zamfara: Gunmen kidnap governor Matawalle’s aide

Popular Labour Party governorship aspirant is dead

Social media influencer, Chude Nnamdi, freed from Police custody, shares ‘horrible’ experience



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