Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 13 November 2020

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


US election: No evidence of lost or changed votes -Officials 

Fayose absent as South-West PDP leaders meet

Oyo Assembly reinstates 13 suspended council chairmen

Osinbajo calls for more private sector investment in agriculture

G20 ready to reduce, forgive debt of poor countries

Abuja council sealed off my restaurant with customers and staff inside Businesswoman

East-West Road will gulp N1trn Akpabio

Alleged defamation: El-Rufai sues Odinkalu, Omokri, others for N1.5bn

Kano, PHarcourt airports to resume international flights FG

Pope congratulates Biden in phone call

FG owes 3,504 housing contractors, says Fashola

NSE triggers circuit breaker as stocks record five-year highest gain

Why FG spends more on airports despite concession plan Sirika

Forex reserves decline to $35.63bn, lowest in two months

NDIC to insure non-bank deposits taking institutions

SCGN emphasises need for digital transformation in governance

Ohanaeze, Afenifere, ACF disagree over civilian JTFs recruitment into Army

40-year-old man arrested for alleged rape of teen behind Osun mosque

Sack policemen who refuse returning to duty posts CSO

Ogun plans to make Adire uniform in public schools

Obaseki pledges to promote energy, education, security at inauguration

APC leaders bicker over planned membership registration, revalidation

16 #EndSARS campaigners ask court to unfreeze accounts

NAssemblys N9bn renovation project undergoing processing FCT

PDP primaries: Hoodlums raze Abia LG secretariat

Weve reintegrated 700 soldiers amputated over BHaram war NCPD

Nigerias youthful population, ethnic diversity pose new challenges Buhari

Alaafins young wife leaves monarch, alleges kidnap plot

UNIPORT ASUU vows to shun acting VC after January

Bello, Buni present N365bn budget to Niger, Yobe assemblies

12,500 new corpers have undergone COVID-19 test PTF

Senate directs minister to prevent COVID-19 fresh outbreak

We’re still receiving treatment days after Armys torture Agbekoya

We uncovered N1.48bn in 860 undisclosed accounts Gombe

NDelta ex-militants allege non-payment of 108-month allowances

Nigerias priority is to get COVID-19 vaccine, says Osinbajo

FG approves digital identification for IDPs

#EndSARS: Return to duty, Ex-IGP Tafa Balogun urges policemen

Rawlings supported my NGO when Abacha jailed me Obasanjo

French doctor to face charges over hydroxychloroquine claims                                                                                  


NSE Facilitates N1trn Capital Raise for Govts, Corporates in 10 Months

NIMASA, NSC Others Condemn Attack on NPA

Bala-Usman: NPA Will Emerge from Attack Stronger

Seplat Announces Retirement of Two Non-Executive Directors

As FG Moves to Amend NCAA Act

Otunuga: Rising Gold Prices May Support Nigerias Economy


2023: Independent candidacy re-echoes in NASS

My achievements have killed APC, others in Rivers ‘Wike

Igini carpets 36 govs for killing state electoral commissions

Obaseki, Shaibu take oath of office for second term

Oyo Assembly lifts suspension on 13 council chairmen

Katsina 2023: Don’t aspire to be governor, Katsina Commissioner advises women politicians

Credible, verifiable membership register solution to APC leadership crisis ‘ Govs forum DG

Electronic transaction volumes increased 67% during lockdown ‘Emefiele

Dangote Refinery to employ over 250,000 Nigerians

Africa’s internet economy may hit $180bn by 2025 -Google, IFC report

NSE triggers circuit breaker as ASI hits set threshold of 5%

Nigeria to sign additional BASA agreements in 2021 ‘FG

Urban renewal: el-Rufai awards N46bn road project to CCECC

Building collapse: FG begins training, certification of artisans

Disposal of forfeited assets must be in national interest – Malami

NANS gives FG 7 days ultimatum to end varsity strike

PDP extends tenure of zonal caretaker committees

Reps query Sirika over N3bn budget for national carrier, N500m consultancy

FG to reopen Kano, Port Harcourt airports to international travels

I lost my pregnancy to police cruelty

5 feared dead in Edo cult clashes

Rights group calls for system change, rejects Lekki Judicial panel of enquiry

EndSARS protests: Vote of no confidence on APC, PDP, elite


Can Trump block Biden’s victory

Buhari’s niece laments slim chances for female politicians

Man kills, buries girlfriend in Lagos

Father of defiled girl held for rejecting settlement

EEDC worker electrocuted during illegal operation in Onitsha

Delta council gets N5m to equip PHCs with drugs

Gunmen attack bullion van, loot cash in Lagos

Expect intense disruption from digital technology

AIB hinges safer skies on implementation of safety recommendations

Govt tasked on budget transparency, spending of tax revenues

Nigeria-Jamaica marks 50-year relations with special flight

CSOs call for extension of deadline on inputs to CAMA regulation draft

FG begins disbursement of MSME survival fund to artisans

Big lessons from America

How EFCC, ICPC fuel corruption in civil service

Prepare for second wave of COVID-19, WAHO tells ECOWAS

Ogun govt plans to adopt Adire as uniform for public primary, secondary schools

FG earns $5m yearly from shea butter exports

Education minister has taken over UNIPORT council’s functions, ASUU alleges

Can drinking tea, eating apples help lower blood pressure, fight off heart diseases

Stakeholders fault FG’s plan for southeast rail system

No relaxation of COVID-19 rules for Christmas Season ‘ PTF

NDDC forensic audit not witch-hunt, says Pondei

French doctor to face charges over hydroxychloroquine claims


US daily coronavirus cases hit record 144,000 as third wave rages

Lagos govt promises to clear pension arrears by 2022

Military airstrike kills terrorists in Sambisa forest

1 out of 5 COVID-19 deaths in Africa linked to diabetes ‘ WHO

Seek opportunities for youth devt in Nigeria, Buhari tells envoys

Ministry of Mines debunks claims over alleged sale of gold by Gov Mattawale to CBN

Why alternative dispute resolution is useful for business conflicts ‘ Osinbajo

Your position on restructuring is a show of weakness, Middle Belt Forum tells NEF

Sworn-in: My re-election offers hope for democracy, says Obaseki

TikTok gets reprieve as US holds off on enforcing ban

FG working to improve, deliver uninterrupted power supply to Nigerians ‘ Minister

2 dead as robbers attack bullion van in Lagos; ex-IG, Tafa Balogun, begs policemen

Customs, NESREA disagree over content of abandoned container-load of suspected toxic waste

Police arrest 28-year-old man for killing, burying lover in Lagos

I pity students, lecturers’ ‘ Reactions trail 8 months ASUU strike

Defamation: El-Rufai slams N1.5bn suit against Omokri, Odinkalu, others

FG endorses digital ID for IDPs

Kaduna commences verification of retirees

#EndSARS campaigners tackle CBN in court, seek unfreezing of accounts

Reps query BPP over N22million welfare package, N57million for travels

MDAs will return unspent funds to treasury after Dec 31′ Akabueze

1140 active COVID-19 cases managed in Lagos communities ‘ Commissioner


1140 Active COVID-19 Cases Managed In Lagos

Group Seeks Injunction Against AI Over False, Inciting Reports Against Military

Wike: Our Achievements Have Silenced APC, Other in Rivers

Minister Hails Launch Of Digital Platform To Market Tie And Dye Fabrics

16 Firms Involved In NDDC Forensic Audit, Says Pondei

Second Wave Of COVID-19: FG Tackles Worship Centres Over Breach Of Protocols

Establishing APCs In Varsities, To Develop Book Industry Locally ‘ TETFund Boss

Poverty Alleviation: EU, CRUDAN OXFAM Inaugurates SIEP C’ttee In Gombi

No Relaxation Of COVID-19 Rules For Christmas Seasons ‘ PTF

#EndSARS: Terminal Operator Donates Vehicle To NPA After Hoodlums Destruction


FG inducts 334 artisans into craftsmanship cadre

Assets disposal: FG moves to address MDAs’ office accommodation problems

Sultan, Tambuwal, others call for constitution amendment to tackle insecurity

FG goes after holders of fake foreign degrees, illegal satellite campuses

Covid-19: Taraba to establish more sample collection centres

Akpabio inaugurates team to manage N1trn investment on East-West road

ASUU strike: SSANU, NASU demands worsening crisis, says FG

Persecution of #EndSARS protesters: FG should not sow seed it can’t harvest ‘SMBLF

APC caretaker committee vs aggrieved members: Who blinks first

APC, better manager of resources than PDP ‘Lebi

S/West leaders back govs, traditional rulers on 2014 Confab report, reopening of borders

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 180 new cases, total rises to 64,516

Investors gain N324.7bn as equities market continues bullish run

No going back on sanction of indebted airlines ‘ NCAA

Assets disposal: FG moves to address MDAs’ office accommodation problems

Sultan, Tambuwal, others call for constitution amendment to tackle insecurity

FG goes after holders of fake foreign degrees, illegal satellite campuses

Why we fund legal fees of domestic violence, rape victims ‘ FIDA

PDP commiserates with Ghana over Jerry Rawlings’ death


Ekiti receives 12 tricycle ambulances, others to combat infections

Stock Exchange halts trading as equities rally N1.1tr in three hours

Hunger killing us, say Ekiti retired military officers

Adopt Adire as national attire, says Abiodun

Kwara poly being probed for alleged certificate, receipt forgery

Lagos APC backs Sanwo-Olu on pension law repeal

Monarch hails Sanwo-Olu for building on Tinubus foundation

Stop making unfounded allegations against teachers

Accountants urged to prepare for fourth industrial revolution

Lagos urges unemployed graduates to register at job portal

Two feared killed as robbers attack bullion van in Lagos

James Currey Prize for African Literature debuts

Five killed in Edo cult clashes


EndSARS: Lagos govt, judicial panel drag to court over Lekki shooting

Obasekis ADC collapses during inauguration

EU splashes 260m on 14 states in Nigeria to boost clean water, sanitation

Lukman berates campaign against APC membership registration

18.3% of COVID-19 deaths in Africa connected to diabetes, says WHO

El-Rufai files N1.5 billion suit against Omokri, Odinkalu, others

Sirika laments non -release of N24bn bail-out fund by FG

Lagos promises to clear pension arrears by 2022

NDDC forensic audit not witchhunt, says Pondei

Youths ask court to disband Lagos panel, accuse it of bias

PDP warns Nigeria can never move forward under APC

Opinion: How 13 percent derivation, NDDC benefits are hijacked from oil communities


Don’t wait for our nation to run efficiently before investing ‘ Jonathan advises Nigerians in Germany

2021 Designated As International Year Of Health And Care Workers- WHO

Bulls On Rampage, NSE Market Indices Up 6.23%

Federal Government Restates Commitment to Improve Power Supply

Jordan’s Interior Minister Resigns Over Post-Election Curfew Breach

IMF Approves $52m for South Sudan’s COVID-19 Relief


Troops kill bandits, recover cartons of tramadol in different operations across the country

Why we are prioritising access to water, sanitation Plateau Commissioner

FG owns local contractors N69bn Fashola

IPAC re elects Nzenwa as chairman

TSA: we have uncovered N1.48b, 265 hidden accounts Yahaya

EDO: My re-election is a restoration of faith on Democracy Obaseki

N26.9Bn COVID-19 contract not awarded in SDGs Office

PDP extends tenure of zonal, CRS Caretaker Committee


Ogun Governor appeal to FG to make Adire national attire

Obasanjo condoles with Ghana on Rawlings death

#EndSARS: Inter-Faith launches 21-day warfare against agents of destabilisation

UNICEF, Imo Govt train girls on life building skills, FGM

Minister urges Nigerians abroad to identify with missions

Alleged arrest: Depressed Sowore plotting to commit suicide Group

Lagos govt, Judicial Panel dragged to court over Probe of Lekki Shootings

Curfew imposed on Benue community over missing genitals

Woman found dead inside gutter in Anambra


Ex-MDs Of FAAN Expose Secret Clause In Agreement

Politics Can PDP Stop Umahi’s Defection To APC

Why #EndSARS Protesters Shouldn’t Return To The Streets ‘ Ogunlewe

Global Hope In The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

My Re-Election Is Restoration Of Confidence In Democracy ‘ Obaseki

WHO Endorses New Roadmap To Tackle Neglected Tropical Diseases


#EndSARS protest: ICC confirms receipt of criminal complaint against Falana

Niger Delta Affairs budget: Reps fault N15bn allocation for East-West road construction

Abuja court grants bail to EndSARS protesters

Judges’ appointment: Court permits lawyer suit against Buhari

Curfew imposed on Gov. Ortom’s home town Guma over alleged genital disappearance

EFCC Chairman advocates for special anti-corruption courts

7,602 teachers to sit for 2020 qualifying examination ‘TRCN

Acting INEC Chairman seeks media support over credible electoral process


Mass metering: Big relief for electricity consumers

FG owes 3,504 contractors N70bn ‘ Fashola

Obaseki’s ADC slumps at gov’s inauguration

Dangote Refinery to create 250,000 jobs

2023: S’East may dump PDP for APC

DHQ: Intels-based operations working

Buhari seeks global partnership on insecurity, poverty, others

Boko Haram: 700 ex-military officers amputated, dismissed

UK Parliament set to debate #EndSARS petition


RMRDC set to overhaul Bamboo value chain in Nigeria-DG

More Nigerians mourn Musa as NCFront plans to immortalise his legacies

FG owes 3,504 contractors N69.9bn on housing projects

Cost of governance cut should start with the executive ‘ Reps

Ebonyi: Mass resignation ‘hits’ Umahi’s govt over planned defection

Reps panel tackle FCT minister over abandoned projects


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