Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 27 July, 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Bandit recaptures fleeing student, collects N130,00, phone, SIM card

Kanu supporters storm court as DSS fails to produce IPOB leader

Without new constitution, recycling failed leadership continues -Afe Babalola

FGs poor performance affecting all Nigerians, says Tambuwal

There wont be fighting as leaders choose my successor Umahi

Promoters defraud tourists of N4m in Canadian visa scam

Youth protests bad road, stops INEC registration in Rivers

Oil, gas firms lead as stock market gains N94bn

Akwa Ibom jobseekers killer pleads guilty, murderer, father remanded

Impose candidates, risk implosion, members warn APC

81 countries set for central banks digital currencies

PDP problems will soon be over in Ekiti-Ex-deputy gov

FG distributes 300,000 hybrid cocoa seedlings to farmers

Buharis clampdown on freedom fighters borders on ethnic cleansing -Afenifere

After over eight-hour sitting, Beninese court grants Igboho access to medical care

Lagos recorded N349bn net earnings in 2020, says AG

ASUU grumbles over inconsistency in salaries, faults IPPIS again

Herdsmen kill four, 10 missing as community challenges destruction of farms

Open grazing ban: Delta herders reject 5,000sqm provided in bill

TNigerias revenue-to-GDP ratio lowest, private sector choking World Bank

Yoruba Nation rally: Police arraign protester for salesgirls death, victims lawyer shocked

Buhari signs N983bn 2021 Supplementary Appropriation Bill into law

Princess testifies, explains relationship with Baba Ijesha

Court remands 19-year-old for impregnating teenage girlfriend in Rivers

Southern Reps fault Senate, NCC on e-transmission of poll results

Woman cries out as 12-year-old girl goes missing hawking groundnut in Ondo

Bandits kill one, flood overruns roads as heavy rains pound Katsina

Power tariff collections have increased by 63%, says Osinbajo

Kanu drags Nigeria, Kenya to African rights commission, seeks return to UK

[BREAKING] Igboho: Beninise police disperse Yoruba Nation supporters from court premises

Bayelsa to pay 105 ex-councilors owed N8.136bn


Ghanaian Government Denies Alleged Addo’s Disparaging Comment on Nigeria

Fayemi: N’Assembly Giving Impression of Hidden Agenda on e-Transfer of Results

APC: We’ll Continue to Support Constitutionally Backed Innovations to Make Elections…

Osinbajo: FG, States, UNICEF Partner to Provide 20m Jobs for Nigerians

NECO Set to Get New Face, As Wushishi Assumes Office

Rice Farmers Attribute High Cost of Food to Exchange Rate

FG Distributes 300,000 Hybrid Cocoa Seedlings to Farmers

FG Launches Strategy Document to Tackle Deforestation, Forest Degradation

Kanu: Onitsha, Nnewi Residents Close Markets in Solidarity

Suspected Criminal Abducts Groundnut Hawker

Gunmen Abduct another Traditional Ruler in Kaduna

Yoruba Nation Protest: Lagos Police Arraign Alleged Killer of Lady

IG: Installation of CCTV will Reduce Crime

Edo Ex-commissioner to Protest Detention

#BuhariMustgo T-shirts: Court Orders Immediate Release of Five Dunamis Church Worshippers

Will APC Settle for a National Chairman from the North


MPC urged to maintain status quo amid inflation, weak economy

Kanu’s absence forces three-month delay, court dithers on Igboho’s fate

PDP governors insist on electronic transmission of election results, reject direct primary

Herders attack farm settlement in Enugu

WHO raises fresh safety concerns about Janssen, AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

Nigeria working to produce weapons to contain insecurity, says minister

FG completes 2,249 houses in five years, disburses N10.95b to cooperative societies

FG worries about absconding of passengers from high-risk countries

Niger Delta lawmakers didn’t go extra mile on PIB, by Akpatason

Gunmen kill one, injure three in Katsina

FCT becomes epicentre as Cholera takes toll on Nigeria

Bad roads threaten Sango Ota property market, industrial estates

Herders attack farm settlement in Enugu

Lagos gives three-day quit notice to illegal structures owners at Maroko, Lekki

Nigerian abductors seize ransom envoy negotiating students release

Sowore regains freedom after arrest at Nnamdi Kanu trial

Federal High Court begins vacation


Nigeria, Cameroon 1.5km border bridge will facilitate free trade ‘ Fashola

Buhari assents to N983bn 2021 Supplementary Budget

2023: APC promises to support constitutionally-backed INEC innovations

Education: Lagos Govt rewards 45 students for winning state competitions

Redeem yourselves, leave us out of your misfortunes, APC tells PDP Govs

Police arrest house help, three others over alleged killing of banker in Yobe

48 Yoruba nation agitators docked over alleged murder, unlawful assembly

IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu takes matter to African Rights Commission

Nigeria fast becoming a failed state under APC ‘ Ortom

Buhari arrives London for Education Summit, holds talks with Boris

Electoral Act Amendment Bill: PDP govs condemn direct primary

Baba Ijesha threatened suicide when caught molesting my daughter ‘ Princess tells court

Police arrest house help, three others over alleged killing of banker in Yobe

Global economic recovery at risk if vaccines not equitably distributed ‘ Report

How 4 kidnapped Bethel Baptist students escaped from bandits’ den, CAN reveals

2023: APC promises to support constitutionally-backed INEC innovations

COVID-19: FG reads riot act as abscondment of quarantine passengers at points of entry surges

JUST IN: Kano Police quiz suspended Anti-Corruption chair over alleged forged medical report

Nnamdi Kanu takes matter to African Rights Commission

How ‘Baba Ijesha’ defiled my foster daughter while watching cartoons ‘ Princess

Continuous Voter Registration: INEC begins physical biometric capturing

You’re wrong restricting press from covering Kanu’s trial ‘ AI slams FG


Subsidy Removal: Fayemi Raises Concerns Over Smuggled Petroleum Products

NIN-SIM: FG Shifts Focus To Rural Areas, Health Centres

PIB: NAEE Seeks Clarification Of 30% Frontier Exploration Revenue

Bandits Go Berserk, Kidnap 60 In Zamfara, Monarch In Kaduna, Kill 2

JUST-IN: Buhari Assents N982bn 2021 Supplementary Budget

Hunters Nab 3 Kidnappers, Recover 3 Guns, Others In Kogi

Atiku’s Daughter Flags Off Community Devt Center Project In Adamawa

Sarkin Fulani Seeks Igboho’s Extradition To Nigeria

Nigerian Army Adopts Technology To Tackle Security Challenges


7 persons killed in car crashes during sandstorm in US

Apapa Gridlock: NPA, ACCI, others interface to proffer solution

Baba Ijesha: ‘Yomi Fabiyi will be prosecuted for contempt of court over movie Oko Iyabo

Online fresh voters registration hits 1.006 million in four weeks, says INEC

UNIZIK to construct N100 million building project

Malawi president travels to UK for virtual conference, blames poor internet in his country

14-year-old student drowns inside river in Kwara

Again, suspected herdsmen attack Nimbo in Enugu

Igboho court hearing: Afenifere hails Olubadan, Ooni, other Obas

Nigeria should adopt Bangladeshi’s export-demand industrialization policy ‘ NIIA DG

IPOB to DSS: If Nnamdi Kanu is alive, allow his lawyers, family see him

Medical doctor’s wife, one other kidnapped in Benue

Hunters nab three kidnappers, recover three guns, other items in Kogi

Buhari has turned villa into APC headquarters ‘PDP governors

Again, another traditional ruler kidnapped in Kaduna


Investors stake N253b in private markets

Judge orders Kanu to remain in DSS custody

Police chase away Igbohos men from Beninois court

Why renovation of infrastructure of Law School campuses is my pet project

Boko Haram abducts two travelling soldiers

Illegal watchlist: Appeal Court orders NCS to pay AIbom account officer N1m

JUST IN: Police disperse Igbohos supporters as trial continues

Abdulrazaq approves four years promotion arrears for SUBEB teachers

Banditry: Kaduna suspends schools resumption indefinitely

I want to buy my own planet- DJ Cuppy

Nigeria laws allow restricted terrorism trial for IPOB

What BBNaija Shine Your Eyes first HoH will enjoy

BBNaija: I dont woo women, they chase me WhiteMoney

BBNaija Shine Ya Eye: Peace emerges first Head of House


Secession: Kanu to remain in DSS custody as Igboho’s fate hangs

Buhari signs N982bn 2021 supplementary budget

Court orders release of ‘BuhariMustGo’ worshippers, Sowore’s associates

Ghana refutes disparaging comment on Nigeria

Why we didn’t retire DIGs, AIGs after Baba’s appointment as IGP – FG

Many killed as bandits attack Zamfara communities

Piracy: Navy deploys warships, helicopters to Eastern waters

COVID-19: Nigeria identifies 10 Delta variant cases — NCDC

No compensation for demolished shrines on highways – FG

Zulum raises committee to rebuild Abadam, resettle IDPs, refugees

20 million youths to benefit from UNICEF, FG empowerment initiative –Osinbajo

Moves to recharge shrinking Lake Chad begin

Basic infrastructure needed to achieve human rights goals — Police

Police probe Kano anti-graft boss as assembly recommends sack

3 more students escape from bandits’ den in Kaduna

Five cultists arrested over killing of 2 in Ondo

Killer of A/Ibom job seeker pleads guilty to murder

Gunmen abduct doctor’s wife, friend in Benue

Many feared dead as hoodlums attack Enugu community

Nigeria is underestimating its enemies

FG to industrialise Benue’s agro sector — Minister

Arthritis drug does NOT increase survival rates for severe COVID-19 — Study

Protesters shut down East-West Road in Port Harcourt

Police deny DPO’s involvement in Edo kidnapping

Lagos task force issues 3-day removal notice to Lekki squatters

Bauchi Monarch urges intensified waste evacuation to avert disease outbreak

Wushishi resumes, vows to make NECO int’l exam body

PDP govs ask N/Assembly to entrench e-transmission of election results

APC will loss many govs, others after congresses, convention — PDP

Why power should shift to Ekiti South in 2022 — Ex-dep gov

Ex-President Jonathan floats sports club to groom talented athletes

CVR: Over one million eligible voters have registered online – INEC

PDP governors: Buhari has turned Presidential Villa to APC Secretariat

‘No bed space’: How my wife died after rejection by 5 hospitals in Lagos — Deputy Provost


Opportunity opens as govt reinstates $500,000 EB-5 investment for US residency

Youth Day of Service 2021: ‘We are targeting 1,000 projects, 100,000 beneficiaries across Africa’- Taiwo

Loss of military assets to terrorists pulls clock back on gains

Needed: Mental primary healthcare for a traumatised population

Transforming Nigeria’s entrepreneurship ecosystem through economic reforms

How Seplat is advancing sustainable energy transition

Five gas demand areas for Nigeria as energy transition beckons

Nigeria will overtake China as the second most populous country. How prepared is it

CBN’s decision on Dangote, BUA, Flour Mills in line with sugar master plan

How Seplat is advancing sustainable energy transition through local gas utilisation

FX shortage, supply cut hamper manufacturers’ productivity


Effective housing delivery in Nigeria, challenges and way forward

Buhari assents to N983bn 2021 Supplementary Budget

INEC online CVR exercise hits One Million

Anambra guber: ZLP not for sale, says party leadership

JUST IN:Failure of DSS To Produce Nnamdi Kanu In Court Stalls Trial

Buhari off to London for education summit, medical check-up

We have built over 33 organic communities across six states Agriculturist


Why Igboho Has Not Used His Power To Disappear from Custody’ ‘ Cleric

Baba Ijesha: Court Admits CCTV Footage As Evidence Against Nollywood Actor

Killer Of Akwa Ibom Job Seeker Pleads Guilty To Murder, Denies Rape Charge

Court orders release of 5 Buhari-Must-Go protesters arrested at Dunamis church

FG Fails To Arraign Nnamdi Kanu, Court Adjourns Till October

Nnamdi Kanu: IPOB Restricts Movement In South-East Towns, Markets To Enforce Show Of Solidarity


Okonjo-Iweala Counsels Nigeria’s Diaspora To Support The Nation’s Economy For Peace

PDP Governors Blast Buhari, APC For Turning Presidential Villa To New APC Headquarters

PIB: Investment Drought May Put 40bn Barrels Oil Reserves Target At Risk

IFC Invests $250m In Convergence Partners’ Fund To Boost Digital Access In Africa

Allow E-Transmission Of Election Results, PDP Govs Tell National Assembly

Produce Kanu If He Is Alive, Release All Detainees, IPOB Challenges FG

Nnamdi Kanu: Police Officer, Draw Rifle, Threatens To Shoot Protesting IPOB Members


Engineering firm rewards Air Peace crew for foiling on-board theft

Electronic transmission of votes: SDIC, others condemn NCC, NASS

Labour, CSOs launch campaign for transformative governance

Insecurity: Invest more in intelligence gathering, Gov. Diri tells Security Agencies

MURIC kicks against planned Yoruba Nation Christian Association

Fight insecurity with simulation technologies, COAS tasked troops

CVR: Online registration hits one million, as physical registration begins nationwide today

FCT Gwari community decries neglect, threatens to boycott elections


Scholars, experts harp on collaboration for quality research

Again, strike looms at varsities

Electoral Act: PDP govs insist on e-transmission of results

UNILORIN don laments decline in reading habit in Nigeria

FG raises alarm over COVID-19 surge

Kanu: Amnesty condemns selection of 10 media organisations to cover trial

Kanu: IPOB members arrested at FHC, Abuja

Extreme weather smashes records as scientists convene for UN climate talks

Typhoon dumps rain on Shanghai, leaves roads waterlogged

Cashew processing plants in Nigeria underutilised

PIB: Time up for PPPRA, others as harmonisation nears completion

Why peace is necessary in oil producing communities

INEC should disqualify APGA, PDP from Anambra guber poll ‘ Nsofor


As El-Rufai suspends school resumption in Kaduna: Kpop, another 80-year-old first class monarch, abducted

Why Nigerian judiciary must embrace technology ‘ Osinbajo

FG, UN inaugurates programme to empower 20m youth by 2030

FG commissions erosion, flood control at Amal Pepple housing estate

NPFL: Rivers United has submitted petition against Jigawa ‘ Iyaye

Kwara gov approves four years’ promotion arrears for SUBEB teachers

PIB: Bayelsa senators and unsettled dust over 3 per cent


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