Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday 22, October, 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Biden accuses Trump Republicans of white supremacy

NATO pushes own defences as Afghanistan lessons weighed

Man, 25, in dock over murder of UK MP David Amess

Southeast on lockdown, jubilant mood as Kanu pleads not guilty

Transparency issues trail FG’s N1tr COVID-19 palliative to private sector

PDP disqualifies Olafeso, two others, clears 27 ahead of convention

Senate flays FG over embargo on employment, amid soaring wage bill

Sanwo-Olu promises to make #EndSARS judicial panel report public

Shehu Sani, others escape death as bandits bomb Abuja-bound train

Hoodlums rape, kill 24-year-old girl in Benue

Soldiers kill suspected IPOB members in Abia

North Central canvasses urgent review of revenue sharing formula

NABTEB vows to effectively retool Nigerians for national development

91-year-old professor, 71 lawyers get SAN rank

#EndSARS: NEC Directs Govs to Prosecute Indicted Persons

FG in Talks with IMF on Repayment Terms of $3.4bn SDR

CBN Earmarks N500m Grant to Promote Entrepreneurship in Tertiary Institutions

NDIC Seeks Review of Banks’ Deposit Insurance Premium

JAMB Registrar Explains High Exam Malpractices

Sheriff: ‘Survival of APC After Buhari is Paramount’

Expert Calls for Banking Penetration to Unlock ‘Hidden Treasures’ in Rural Economy

Transparency issues trail FG’s N1tr COVID-19 palliative to private sector

Three years after ban for alleged corruption, Yusuf returns as Super Eagles’ assistant coach

PDP disqualifies Olafeso, two others, clears 27 ahead of convention

New Africa-France Summit charts path for fresh bilateral relations

Senate flays FG over embargo on employment, amid soaring wage bill


Nnamdi Kanus trial: NBA, Ohanaeze, others attack FG as DSS bars lawyers, journalists

Bayelsas debt hits N169bn as Diri gets nod for fresh N18.7bnloan

Media awards: Your security is guaranteed, Kogi tells delegates

Senate faults FG rising recurrent votes, overhead amidst job embargo

Commuters stranded as Zamfara women block road, protest bandits attacks

Produce operatives that killed #EndSARS protesters NANS tells Army, police

Hoodlums burn Enugu shop, truck, Ebonyi, Imo, Abia roads deserted

29,917 to get FGs N30,000 cash transfer in Akwa Ibom

Convention: PDP disqualifies Oladipo, two other aspirants, clears 27

Okowa presents N469.5bn budget, debunks APC fraud allegation

President from North-East will end insurgency, says Fintiri

77 million Nigerians lack access to power, says NNPC

Poor vaccination, policyll slow economic recovery in Nigeria, others IMF

Bank customers, PoS operators groan as telcos block 47 LGAs

Nigerians made 34 million emergency calls in eight months NCC

FG constructing 11,000 houses nationwide, says Fashola

Naira exchange rate affecting Lagos stadium renovation ‘ Ministry

Double jeopardy: How FCDA officials, community leaders embezzle compensation of property owners as buildings await demolition squad

Miyetti Allah disowns herdsmen over killing of female farmer in Enugu

Gunmen intercept Benue passenger bus, kidnap two corpers, others

24-year-old intending corps member killed by rapists in Benue

Ogun traders protest, as over 3,000 people scramble for 188 shops

Hoodlums raze Imo police station amidst downpour, free suspects

School shut, principal hospitalised, property vandalised as Delta cultists kill student

Gunmen set Imo police station ablaze, free suspects


#EndSARS: Lagos Judicial Panel Report Will be Made Public, Sanwo-Olu Assures

Ojukwu, Akaraiwe, Obegolu, 69 Others Emerge New SANs

Buhari Commends SGF over Successful Ministerial Retreat

Soludo Mocks Uba, Says He’s Afraid of Meeting Anambra People

Kanu’s Counsel Says Detention Violates International Law, to Petition UN

Marwa: NDLEA Wants Life Jail for Drug Law Violations

Nnamani: Obasanjo’s Third Term Could Have Taken Nigeria on Dangerous Path

North Central Govs Task FG on Upward Revenue Review

ICPC Chair Tells Aviation Workers to Shun Corruption

Political Elites Have Destroyed the Future of Nigerian Youths, Says Na’Abba

EFCC Arraigns Ex-NSIF Chair, Olejeme, over N1bn Fraud

Group Calls for Full Participation in Anambra Election

Four Months after Abduction, 27 Kebbi Students, 3 Staffers Regain Freedom

To Save Airlines Huge Expenses on ForeignTrips, FG Stops NCAA from Overseas Inspection of Aircraft

Hike in Cost of Sales Plunges UPDC Loss to N1.04bn

Senators Disagree With BoI over Loans Beneficiaries, DecryMeagre Allocation to SMEs


Supreme Court declares Ozigbo PDP candidate

Andy Uba promises all-inclusive govt if elected

Convention: PDP disqualifies Oladipo, 2 others

Anambra: Archbishop Okeke rallies candidates, seeks family spirit

INEC hails NASS over election technology

Nnamanis book launch: Ex-senate President recalls how he aborted Obasanjos third term agenda

APC yet to recignise anyone as Kano APC Chairman



Ngige faults exclusion of labour ministry in draft social protection policy

Inflation set for further moderation in Oct ‘ Analysts

#EndSARS Anniversary: 34 suspects arrested, arraigned by police in Lagos

CBN rolls out undergraduate, graduate entrepreneurship scheme

Rail movement of cargo from Lagos to Kano, Kaduna Dry Port resumes

EndSARS: Lagos judicial panel report ‘ll be made public, fully implemented-Sanwo-Olu assures

Killing over leadership feud: FCT Police restores normalcy to Mpape Community in Abuja

FIRS collects N4.2trn in 9 months

3 arrested for beating man to death over alleged theft in Ogun

Removing 13% derivation ‘ll trigger crisis, Ijaw warns 59 northern lawmakers

PDP CONVENTION: Ondo party leaders kick against alleged ‘imposition’ of National Publicity Secretary

North central zone stakeholders propose 35% revenue allocation to states

2023: Nigeria needs unifying leadership ‘ Atiku

Buhari to security chiefs: Nothing must stop Anambra election

Nnamani saved Nigeria’s democracy ‘ Buhari

Take advantage of AfCFTA to access foreign markets, boost your businesses ‘ NEPC tells SMEs

Nigeria can’t compete globally without technological advancement ‘ Dokpesi, Atiku, Utomi, others

Police recover body of 24-year-old graduate in Benue, begin investigation

Eko Bridge rehab: Lagos releases travel advisory as FG commences phase 2 work

Soldiers kill three suspected IPOB members in Abia


Alleged Forgery: Police Write Italian Groups On Lanre Suraju

Why Nigerians In Diaspora Don’t Invest In Health Sector ‘ Dikko

PDP Convention: Panel Disqualifies Olafeso, Oladipo, Muo-Aroh

Only Restructuring Will Save Nigeria ‘ Nwodo

Ensure Anambra Election Holds, Buhari Orders Security Chiefs

72 Lawyers Elevated To Rank Of Senior Advocate Of Nigeria

NDLEA Seeks Life Imprisonment For Drug Pushers

India Achieves Major Milestone Of One Billion Vaccinations

Women Benefited More From Federal Govt’s N38bn Loan ‘ Osinbajo

NTI Outstanding In Producing Quality Teachers ‘ Director

#EndSARS Victims Drag Federal Govt To ECOWAS Court

Attacks On Train, Tracks Ground Abuja-Kaduna Rail Operations

I Won’t Rest Until Nigeria Becomes Better ‘ Dokpesi

At Editors’ Conference, Kyari Blames Elite For Crude Oil Theft

#EndSARS Memorial: Frank Calls For Lagos CP’s Sack Over Arrest Of Protesters

Group To Partner Anti-graft Agencies Against Corruption

2 Months After Killing ISWAP Leader, Al-Barnawi, Military Kills Successor


#ENDSARS as ‘dark notes in our history

Cancer: Together, we can halt the waste of lives

We saw the bandits looking at our train after the explosion, says Shehu Sani

Unidentified persons detonate explosives on Abuja-Kaduna rail track, disrupt services ‘ NRC

Nnamdi Kanu pleads not guilty to FG’s seven-count amended terrorism charge

Ministers, deputy governor, others for UNILAG Muslim Alumni’s AGM on Sunday

ECOWAS Bank appoints Ashimolowo as vice-president Operations


Nigeria will win fight against insecurity, says Buhari

NRC may have lost N12m to service suspension

Editors, security agencies, others seek end to insecurity

Nothing must stop Anambra governorship election, Buhari tells Service chiefs

Anambra 2021: Non-sensitive materials delivered – INEC

NHRC boss, Ekiti AG, Abacha’s lawyer, 69 others get SAN rank

I can fix Nigeria, says Atiku


FG begins emergency repair works on Eko Bridge

ISWAP, Ansaru bomb rail track, ground Abuja-Kaduna services

The train engine with shattered windshield along Abuja-Kaduna route

IPOB militants gunned down in Abia, soldier murdered in Imo

FG to issue blood group ID to commercial drivers

Supreme Court judgment victory for people – PDP candidate

Budget: Senate fumes over rising salary despite embargo on recruitment

Ex-NBA spokesman, ‘Murray’, Oladoja, 70 others emerge SANs

Jos killings: Irigwe, Fulani resolve to halt hostilities

Court rejects Kanu’s request, remands him in DSS custody

Help us diagnose insecurity, police, DSS, others beg editors

FG confirms killing of new ISWAP leader, Bako

National Security Adviser to the President, Major-General Babagana Monguno (Retd.)

Man tortured to death for stealing iPhone in Ogun

Federal Character to commence nationwide audit of abandoned projects

Osinbajo: Future of Nigeria depends on women, children

NDLEA proposes life jail-term for drug offenders

Cholera kills 500 in Jigawa in 4 months

Sign HND/BSc dichotomy bill into law, poly workers beg Buhari

How commissioner’s supporters attempted to beat up lawmaker inside Zamfara Assembly

NAPTIP reunites two trafficked children with parents

Tension as soldier is murdered in Imo community

$32m unremitted funds: Reps panel threatens arrest warrant against Polaris MD

We won’t allow a cabal hijack APC convention – Stakeholders

NRC halts operations on Abuja Kaduna route

Traders kick as Ogun gov’t reconstructs only 188 of 3,000 razed shops

CBN earmark N500m grant for University, Polytechnic students

Lagos gridlock: Fayose takes ‘Okada’ to avoid missing flight

Suspended Kano anti-graft boss seeks court order to stop arrest

Environmental disaster looms over deforestation, National Park raises alarm

UNIMAID students sentenced to six years for cultism


Nigeria needs change of trade approach to create wealth

NRC restarts container haulage from Lagos to Kano, Kaduna Port

How Lome, Tema, Abidjan ports are eating Nigeria’s lunch

CBN expects 75,000 jobs annually from entrepreneur graduates of universities

AfDB, MTN signs $500,000 grant agreement to deepen financial inclusion of women in Nigeria

Secure Electronic’s 9-month loss increases after first slowdown in 2years

LCCI to boost Pan-African trade through Africa Hall at 35th LITF

Governments’ response to Delta variant slams August domestic air traffic demand

The Residence Afrika, new reality TV show announces $500,000 grand prize

Stocks gain N237bn as investors buy ahead of Q3 scorecards


FIRS Proposes Road Infrastructure Funding Scheme

Why Nigerians Think Govt. Hasn’t Learnt Anything From #EndSARS

Nigerians Will Continue To Be Sorrowful Until Buhari Leaves Office In 2023 ‘ Frank

Going Beyond Naming And Shaming Terrorism Sponsors

AfDB Group Signs $500,000 MoU With MTN To Enhance Women’s Access To Financial Services In Nigeria

NDIC Expresses Willingness To Assist CBN In Promoting Stability In Nigerian Banking System

FIFA President Seeks Consensus Over Possible Biennial World Cup Plans

Premier League Sponsorship Rule Shows Clubs Are Worried ‘ Saudi Minister

SMEs Need New Breed Of Partners To Support Post-Pandemic Recovery

Abuja CP Launches Investigation Into Abdul Rahman Usman’s Death


Access Bank, Xploits Consulting organise workshop on drugs abuse, illicit trafficking to curb menace amongst students

FBN Insurance settles N11.4 billion claims in 9 months -NigPilot

NCPWD, Stakeholders begin development of curriculum, inclusive education

Rubber stamp 9th assembly would approve Buharis third term if – Wabara

How we use live telecast to scuttle Objs 3rd term plot Nnamani

Attack on Abuja-Kaduna Train despicable, APC reacts


FIRS proposes road Infrastructure Funding Scheme for Nigeria

Ensure free, fair guber polls by all means in Anambra, Buhari charges Service Chiefs

NRC suspends Abuja-Kaduna service, as explosive rocks rail track

PDP NATIONAL CONVENTION: PDP disqualifies Olafeso, Oladipo, Muo-Aroh

Anambra guber: Help police, INEC to conduct credible election, Mba tells editors

FG: Phase two Eko Bridge emergency repairs begin Oct. 23

AMENDED TERRORISM CHARGE: Journalists barred as Kanu pleads not guilty

2022: IMF maintains 2.7% growth for Nigeria

Nigeria leads in cryptocurrency adoption ‘Report

Anambra guber: INEC publishes notice of election

NGX posts N6.58bn gains two days after listing

OPS: Inflation remains key concern for economy


Do not restrict INEC on technology, Yakubu tells NASS

SANship: Supreme Court releases 72 names as Ekiti AG, NHRC boss make list

3 arrested in Ogun for beating man to death over iPhone 6

Breaking: 30 abducted students from Kebbi school regain freedom

Borno APC youth urge Zulum to withdraw statement

2023: SWAGA inaugurates factional APC exco

How a private firm resolves Nigeria’s passport crisis

1,850 Nigerians benefit from FG’s mobile money agents trainings

Presidential c’ttee visits Ilorin prison, frees 5 inmates

Anambra guber: INEC publishes notice of polls

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