Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 4 January 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines




Buhari Condemns Killing Of 70 People In Niger Republic

BREAKING: Ogun Governor Suspends Commissioner Over Alleged Sexual Harassment Of SS3 Pupil

Insecurity: APC Group Lambasts Makinde, Says Security Apparatus Has Collapsed Completely

Amotekun Shoots Police On Official Duty In Oyo, Culprit Arrested

Terrorist Attack Claiming 70 Lives In Niger Republic Shocking -Buhari

ASCETA Staff Unions Laud Ikpeazu For Payment Of Three Months Salaries

Defection: Umahi Still Remains Our Leader, Friend In PDP ‘ Lawmaker


We’ve not been informed of COVID-19 offenders’ travel ban –NIS

Al-Merreikh arrive for Enyimba Champions League clash RIMSON advises companies to rethink risk management

Osimhen apologises for breaching COVID-19 protocols

ACF hails NAF for killing 50 bandits along Kaduna-Abuja highway

Rodgers backs Iheanacho to improve

Operators invest N217.58bn pension funds in real estate

5,432 firms got pension clearance certificates in Q3 – PenCom

Ogun gives palliatives to flood victims

Facebook to close Irish unit amid US tax dispute

Rivers reopens schools January 4

Probe health ministry for missing N3.8bn, SERAP urges Buhari

Teachers reject Edo pension scheme

COVID-19: All boxing events suspended in January

Cristiano Ronaldo reaches record 250m Instagram followers

Earned allowances: Fresh strike looms in varsities over sharing formula

Gunmen kill generator mechanic, one other in Delta

Lagos directs civil servants to work from home till January 18

Why I cancelled crossover service Adeboye

Aluko urges APC unity for 2022 Ekiti poll

Nude party: I lost my pregnancy after Kaduna govt illegally demolished my restaurant

Second wave: Nigerias COVID-19 deaths now 1,302, says NCDC

US records 277,000 COVID-19 cases, highest in one day

India approves two COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use

Alleged molestation: Victim narrates ordeal at Deeper Life school

US senators plan to oppose Biden certification

Bomb kills two French soldiers in Mali

Why is Britain delaying other doses of Covid vaccine’ |. | Coronavirus

NASA astronauts are recreating the fall of the Times sphere in zero gravity

30 million weapons / weapons in the wrong hands in Nigeria ‘ former army chief

Some COVID-19 survivors are haunted by the loss of smell and taste

Mikel Arteta doubles Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s decision amid Arsenal’s poor form

2021 is ‘the year when Mars becomes competitive

The second wave of COVID-19 is deteriorating as Nigeria records more deaths                                                                             


OPS Expresses Concerns, Hopes as AfCFTA Takes Off

Revealed: BA Bird Strike Incident Exposes Poor Emergency Response at Lagos…

OPEC Forecasts 5.9mb Rise in 2021 Daily Crude Oil Demand

Military: Scores Killed in Bombing of Boko Haram Base in Borno

Debt Service Gulps N1.99tn in Nine Months

$1.6bn for Power Upgrade Ready for Disbursement, Says FG

What Buhari, APC Should Do Before Trouble Erupts in Niger Delta

Until Government Addresses Inequality, There Wont Be Peace in Nigeria

Boeing 737 Max Resumes Flying in US

COVID-19: Expert Advises FG against Flight Restrictions, Lockdown

FG Urged to Review Pre-Arrival Assessment Report

NIMASA DG Pledges to Promote Maritime Education

NCS Blames Construction Company for Tin Can Port Blockade

Investors Stake N124bn on Shares, Gain N2.7tn in December


2021: Government must rebuild broken social contract with the people Alimi

2021: Eminent Nigerians list changes they want to see

Governance: Northern leaders criticized Jonathan, PDP unjustly ‘ Imam Khalid

Insurgency war: Gen. Temlong tackles Zulum

Igbo need 3rd Force to prosecute 2023 presidency project ‘ Nwosu

NDDC: Bad PR on appointment of sole administrator

Govt policies that wrecked Nigerians in 2020

How gunmen killed our mother, brother during prayer session Victims relations


Bandits abduct UN employee, students’ leader in Borno

Why NAICOM suspends insurance recapitalisation exercise

Anxiety as FG allegedly fails to honour pact with ASUU

Dear Maitama Sule, see the Buhari you left us

Rivers reopens primary, secondary schools January 4

I never knew I would be governor ‘ Diri

Military airstrikes knock down more terrorists’ hideouts, eliminate scores

Israel plans 2 million vaccinated by end of January

Gunmen kill 11 miners in southern Pakistan

Post COVID-19: Top 5 Places To Travel To In 2021

Three executed in Iran for ‘terrorist’ acts and murder

Fifth body found in Norway mudslide, five still missing

A dozen US senators plan to oppose Biden certification

Bomb kills two French soldiers in Mali


Cult killings: Delta Police redeploys all Inspectors out of Sapele

Need to decentralise correctional centres

Balogun Market: Traders react to shift in resumption date after yuletide

Hassan and Hussein Sunmonu: Indomitable African lions at 80

CBN cuts treasury bills sale by 62% to N7.77trn

I never slapped 68-year-old grandmother — Mrakpor

OPEC sees oil outlook for 1st half of 2021 full of downside risks

NPA receives biggest locally operated helicopter

As AfCTA takes off: Mixed expectations trail Nigeria’s participation

Much ado about joint ownership of Eastern Palm University?

Tough times don’t last, we’ll defeat COVID-19 again — Obaseki

11 Republican senators to challenge Biden’s presidential election win

Local council elections, INEC and state governors

Buhari sympathies with Niger Republic over terrorist attack that killed 70

2021, a year of rejoicing, good news, Adeboye decrees

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu extends work from home order for classes of civil servants till January 18

300,000 Housing Units: FG, Cement Manufacturers agree on discount charge

Don’t use us as bait, ASUU warns

Oil Market: OPEC paints mixed outlook for 2021

FG, cement manufacturers agree on discount charge for ESP 300,000 social housing units

Alleged sexual harassment: Gov Abiodun suspends Commissioner

Kankara schoolboys: No dime was paid to secure release ‘ Katsina Govt insists

LCCI urges NASS on PIB

Ohaneze releases procedure for conducting election

Strike: Varsity non-teaching staff unions meet on Friday

PIB: How Nigeria attracted only 4% of $75bn Africa’s oil, gas investment in 4 years

COVID-19, EndSARS: Lagos emerged from 2020 stronger, more confident ‘ Sanwo-Olu

2021 Hajj: CSO wants NAHCON to create COVID-19 compliant registration guidelines

Presidency’s attack on us, kick of weak horse ‘ PDP

I never slapped 68-year-old grandmother ‘ Mrakpor

Rivers reopens primary, secondary schools January 4

Gunmen kill three, abduct medical doctor in Oyo

2021: FRSC promises aggressive enforcement of traffic regulations

I need N7.5m to save my 9-week-old boy- Journalist

We are not told COVID-19 attacks at night ‘ Adeboye

Strike: NAAT gives FG 14-day ultimatum over disparity in sharing N40bn earned allowances


Post-COVID: Gov Emmanuel Earmarks N50billion For Economic Stimulus

Edo LG Move To Boost IGR With Trailer Park, Jetty Station

NUT Direct Members To Shun Enrollment Into Edo Govt Pension Scheme

Uba Sani Takes Succour To 800 Orphans In Kaduna Central As He Celebrates Birthday

2021: Be Focused, Committed Sports Minister Tells Youths

Boko Haram: Zulum Visits Attacked Hunters In Hospital

2021: LCCI, IPMAN, Others Back FG’s Economic Policies

NSE Restates Commitment To Support Fight Against COVID-19

ADC Calls On Nigerians In Diaspora To Salvage Nigeria

FG Slams 6 Months Travel Ban On Violators Of COVID-19 Protocols

Understanding Uba Sani’s Legislative Activism In The Senate

Despite Pandemic, 9, 557 Tourists Visited Nigeria’s Parks In 2020

Despite Huge Revenue, Zaki Biam Yam Market Needs Upgrade


Makinde’s poor handling responsible for growing insecurity ‘ APC group

Oil exploration will not be relevant in 15 years ‘Anyim

19 people killed, nine escape in reprisal attacks in Kaduna

Nigerians fed up with Buhari’s government, PDP tells presidency

[BREAKING] Sexual harassment allegation: Abiodun suspends commissioner

Journalist needs N7.5m to save her 9-week-old baby

Oyo govt declares war on female genital mutilation

Senior Edo police officers arrested over escape of suspected kidnappers, armed robbers

Senior Edo police officers arrested over escape of suspected kidnappers, armed robbers

Akeredolu’s Chief of Protocol’s body arrives Owo for burial

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu extends stays at-home order for public servants

Rail project: Don’t demolish Apapa port exit gate, Importers beg CCECC

Ogun govt lauds Kalejaye philanthropic gesture over donation of 1,500 seater hall

Ogun makes mobile advert stickers compulsory for branded vehicles

Another strike imminent as university workers issue fresh 14-day ultimatum

Edo primary school teachers insist on strike, boycott pension scheme

Demolition: How I lost one-month pregnancy, Owner of sex party building narrates

Beware of people’s anger ‘Ayodele, Mbaka warn Buhari in 2021 predictions

Avoid discordant tunes, make Nigeria greater in 2021 ‘Olumakaiye

2023: UK-based Nigerian cleric canvases support for Tinubu

Insecurity: Nigeria needs urgent divine intervention ‘Olu-Osundina

As the clock of 2021 begins to tick’ Politicians that may change the face of Nigerian politics

Clock of 2021: Issues that will shape Nigerian politics

Expressing genuine love to fellow Christians, the underprivileged is essential ‘Prophetess Alarape

Governance: We have allowed charlatans to lead us ‘Babangida Aliyu


COVID-19, NIN, etc: leadership desperately needed

Police probe Ogun Commissioner over sexual harassment claim

Police foil bandits attack, rescue kidnapped victim in Zamfara

Military airstrikes destroy new Boko Haram settlement, kill scores in Borno

BREAKING: Ogun Govt suspends commissioner over alleged sexual harassment

Bayelsa: Gunmen invade ex-militant leaders community, torch over 20 houses

How late ex-Ebonyi Coordinator died, by Council Chairman

Second wave: Lagos civil servants from GL 14 below to remain at home till January 18

Mother of assaulted Deeper Life School boy to demand N1.5billion compensation in court Lawyer

Monarchs sack: Anambra community begins replacement process

APC to win Enugu in 2023, says Senator Eze

Varsity workers issue strike notice over disparity in allocation of N40bn earned allowance

Alaafin of Oyo has a new beauty queen


Ohanaeze in Imo sacks 13 members

WHO clears BioNTechs vaccine for emergency use

Akeredolu warns against disunity

FCTA taskforce scores churches high on Covid compliance

President Buharis New Year address empty, says PDP

Nigeria will survive despite challenges, Buhari affirms

Non implementation of new minimum wage: Forum asks workers to suspend protests

PGF rallies Nigerians support for unity to overcome challenges


Traders, others worry as 42 microfinance banks end operations

Cement producers to slash price for FG’s 300,000 houses

TEF to support 3500 entrepreneurs with $5,000

TEF to support 3500 entrepreneurs with $5,000

‘Fair creates platform for 400 start-ups in Kano’

Notore records N9.48bn profit in 12 months

2020 required us to deliver unusual responses — CEO Purple Group

How we’ll reposition engineering profession – COREN President

Valington Homes unveils unique business model for 2021

Ona of Abaji summon stakeholders over robbery attacks

Abiodun suspends Ogun Commissioner over ‘sexual harassment’


White wedding not Christian wedding ‘ Reno Omokri

How Fela’s style of parenting differs from mine ‘ Femi Kuti

COVID-19: I’ll keep laying hands on the sick ‘ Pastor Adeboye

Kaduna ‘sex party’ centre owner alleges wrongful demolition, explains how it all happened

NCAC Commends Kaduna State Governor for Demolishing Sex Party House

Maternal Mortality Has Reduced in Cross River ‘ Lawmaker

18 Suspects Arrested Over Riot in Zamfara


Why the level of insecurity in Nigeria may grow worse ‘ Omotola

Nutritional benefits of black seed oil

2020 Verdict: Mr President, Lead Us Well

The Walter Ollor proposition: ‘250 ethnic-based states will reduce cost of governance, boost job creation

New efforts in Ogoni to drop threats, embrace constructive engagements

Fertility Testing: What It Is And Why It Matters

Apapa gridlock and FG’s endless experiment on solution

Nigeria’s debt rises to N32.2trn as domestic borrowing gulps 62%


Military air strike kills several BHT, destroy logistics store in Borno

Insecurity: APC Governors to prioritise job creation, good governance in 2021

Troops rescue 9 kidnapped victims in Katsina, Zamfara

History, as Buhari signs 2021 budget on New Year eve

Environment minister commends FRIN

CAPPA hails ICC decision to investigate war crimes in Nigeria

Borno Refugees: Zulum meets foreign affairs minister over repatriation from Cameroon

2023: Gov Yahaya Bello’s presidential campaign posters flood Kano

554 youths in Katsina State train as Special Police Constables


In Zamfara, Police foils bandits attack, rescue kidnapped victim

PFAN optimistic of better 2021 for Nigeria football

A year like none other: Challenges, lessons of 2020

Banditry: Coalition hails Nigerian Army for commitment in North West

We’ll disgrace terrorists in 2021 ‘ Buratai

Ebonyi PDP raises alarm over alleged plan by Umahi, security agencies to clampdown on members


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