Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, November 25, 2021

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Oil steady above $82 despite plot of US and allies to boost supply

FG inaugurates enhanced e-passport in UK

Oil firms ignore Nigeria, pump fresh dollars into Libya

NANTA restates commitment to promoting unity, peace with new campaign

Why Nigeria may lose in exporting agro air cargo under AfCFTA ‘ Okakpu

Poor quality produce, ports keep non-oil exports in limbo

Nigeria’s rising retail, trade jobs not translating to economic growth

World Bank flags Nigeria’s deteriorating fiscal position

IMF points direction for Nigeria in sustaining GDP growth

Pan-Atlantic University names School of Science and Technology after NB former MD, Felix Ohiwerei

Nigeria stock market sheds N11bn as sell-side activities increase


Court bars EFCC from probing Dickson over asset declaration

Lagos votes 59% for capital expenditure, Sanwo-Olu presents N1.388tn budget

Deposed Ologbotsere, others arraigned for invading palace, stealing N2bn crowns

Defence ministry cooperative ex-president, others charged with N810.7m scam

Subsidy: Nigerians to spend N6.7tn on fuel in 2022, NLC, Senate fault N5,000 palliative

Removing Nigeria from religious rights violation list unjustifiable Hayab, Vice-Chairman Northern CAN

Nigeria treating 57,280 children living with HIV, says NASCP

Venue of APCs convention still unknown Sule

No court order restraining acquisition, say Flour Mills, Honeywell

5G: Nigerians should expect smart cities, self-driving car facilities, says NCC

Senate alleges secret recruitment into federal civil service

NDDC unveils partnership with farmers, plans massive rice production

Vandalism: Oil sector GDP contribution drops by N270bn in nine months

Firm, others launch $10m solar financing facility in Nigeria

Nigeria, Qatar mull partnership on gas development

Duport modular refinery set for completion December NCDMB

Ijaw group demands $500,000 as FG probes Bayelsa oil spill

SEC vows crackdown on Ponzi schemes, illegal fund managers

NEast commission demands five percent of VAT, special funds

Oshodi elected as ITTF Vice President in US

DPO curtailing Ogun students battle caught in fracas, pelted with stones

Akwa Ibom couple arrested for conspiring to sell two daughters for N700,000

Estate residents lament land grabbers invasion, demand Lagos intervention

Police recover body of Jonathan ex-aides abducted brother in Kwara bush

Newborn abandoned on Ondo church altar

Two sentenced to death for killing uncle over land in Akwa Ibom

Police bust Ekiti kidnap syndicate, arrest members in Kwara, Osun

Customs seize 12 trailers of rice, hard drugs in Ogun

Five suspected kidnappers arrested in Ogun forest, identified by victims

58 drug addicts, hoodlums arrested during Kano Islamic gathering

N5,000 transport grant is another talakawa policy

Poor sanitation caused Kebbi, Sokoto, Zamfara worst cholera cases UNICEF

8,000 receive firms free health intervention

Reps order probe of FGs abandoned N97bn cancer centre


FG Unveils New 10-year Electronic Passport Facility in London

EU, Partners Mobilise against Sexual, Gender-based Violence

NLC Rejects Proposed Fuel Price Hike

Sultan, Jega, Fayemi, Other Eminent Nigerians Set for National Unity Summit

Afrinvest Foresees 15% Growth for Banking Sector in 2022, Cautions FG…

Insecurity: Presidential Panel Seeks House’s Support for Defence, Armed Forces Reforms

House C’ttee Accuses Police, DSS, Others of Rights Violations During COVID-19…

NEDC Wants Increase in VAT Allocation Share, Ecological Fund from 3% to 5%

We’ll Show Nigerians That PDP is Different, Says Makinde

Clark Challenges Buhari to Implement APC Report on Restructuring

Lawmakers Urge Service Chiefs to End Incessant Killings on Highways

Falana Berates Lai Mohammed over Comments on EndSARS Report

FG: 80% of Deaths from COVID-19 Caused by Lack of Vaccination

Population Outgrowing Economy Dangerous, Okowa Warns

Police Arrest Five Suspected Kidnappers in Ogun

Secondary School Students Attack, Injure DPO in Ogun

FG Grooming Youths for National Leadership Role, Says Osinbajo

Jega Blames National Assembly for Slow Pace of Restructuring Process

EFCC Places Governor Obiano on Watchlist

NACA: 1.6m Nigerians on AIDS Treatment

COVID-19: Lawmakers Urge FG to Honour Frontline Health Workers

House Urges NEMA to Provide Relief Materials for Delta Communities Ravaged…

FG Urges Investors to Take Advantage of Capital Market Master Plan Initiatives

Sanwo-Olu Urges NCS to Develop Indigenous Software Solutions to Address Nigerias Specific Challenges

Report: Nigerias Export Trade to Hit $112bn by 2030

Experts: Desire to Boost Investors Confidence Giving Rise to Arbitration in Major Economies


APC disowns factional chairman, says he belongs to PDP

Banks earnings to remain fragile, loans to hit 15% at year end Report

IMF downgrades global economic growth by 0.1%over worsening pandemic

Nembe spill: NOSDRA indicts upstream regulatory commission

Gridlock takes centre stage as truck owners hold delegates convention

NACCIMA to establish tech-hubs to bridge unemployment gap

FG has not paid Abia any dime on federal roads Ikpeazu

Yoruba nation: Akintoye reveals plans to liaise with traditional rulers, critical stakeholders

Bandits rape 30 Niger women in one day

Airport police recover 1 vehicle,18 motorcycles

Police arrest 5 suspected kidnappers in Ogun

Most bank frauds perpetrated by insiders EFCC

Nigeria receives looted Benin, Ife artefacts from US museum

Reps probe FG 774000 works scheme


Electoral Act: National Gender Policy can’t be implemented if not domesticated, says women’s group

Students clash, attack DPO in Ogun

Woman, who faked her kidnap, dismissed officers, others nabbed for kidnapping, robbery

Police recover body of kidnapped victim in Kwara

Insecurity: Transport workers partner Imo govt to restore sanity

Air traffic controllers suspend strike, issue NAMA two-week ultimatum

CIBN raises concern over rising financial crimes

Bears sustain dominance as capitalisation dips further by N11bn

Africa’s power generation gains 52GWs in five years, says AfDB

Unlocking bottlenecks, cost reduction critical to FG’s renewable energy goals

APM Terminals to cut over 400,000 plastic wastes yearly

How to address taxation, revenue loopholes in maritime, aviation sectors

Nigeria, Qatar explore opportunities in gas exploration, infrastructure

Galaxy Backbone helps FG save N3b from video conferencing, others

Foundation calls for healthcare support, donates equipment to LASUTH

Managing complex issues in Ogun APC before next governorship

INEC boss pledges to supervise direct primary if Buhari signs bill

Report sees Nigeria’s exports hit $112 billion by 2030

How entrepreneurship scheme will boost food production

CBN to publish names of agric loan defaulters

Buhari laments oil spill in Bayelsa, promises quick solution

Embrace true federalism to save Nigeria, Edwin Clark tells Buhari

Why Nigerian varsities are poorly rated, by Bogoro

Residents, motorists lament deplorable state of Ikorodu-Sagamu road


Kano, Lagos States demand 1 per cent in Revenue Allocation Formula ‘ Ganduje

Disregard sentiment in establishment of more campuses of Nigerian Law School ‘ Wike

N656bn bailout to states again shows Buhari is a compassionate leader- BMO

Lawan seeks closer parliamentary, economic ties between Nigeria, Turkey, S/Korea

ECOWAS Appeal Court may solve problems of disregard by member-states ‘ Falana

16 Russian companies express willingness to invest in Nigeria

Fraud in banking sector, mostly insider perpetrated ‘ EFCC

Nigerian traders flay ECOWAS silence over Ghana’s border closure

Umahi suspends construction activities at Ebonyi Ring Road project over insecurity

LASU to train DELSU on ICT software development services, as institutions sign MOU

NASS spends N1bn annually on ‘futile constitution review’, says Clark

What IPOB, Yoruba agitators are doing ‘ll be child’s play, if Nigeria’s not restructured ‘ Clark warns

Why history will be kind to Buhari ‘ APC chairmanship aspirant

Let’s have short-term restructuring before 2023 election ‘ Prof Jega

Trouble in Anambra PDP as stakeholders demand audit of campaign funds

Acquisition of 71.69 % equity in Honeywell Flour Mills not in breach- Flour Mills

AVO TV disrupts Nigeria’s payTv market, debuts with 100 free channels

Another batch of 158 returnees arrive Nigeria from Libya

TETFUND: Private universities deserve urgent intervention

DSO: Reformatting the Kano model for better results

Lack of Funds: 18% of students drop out of Nigerian tertiary institutions ‘ Metilelu

Yoruba Nation: Ilana Omo Oodua tackles DSS over extradition of Igboho

Reps probe non-implementation of FG’s 774,000 youth empowerment jobs

Reps reject bill to enforce ‘sovereignty belongs to the people

We need justice’, agitators blow up another Agip facility in Rivers

Who’s replacing retirees, with graduates unemployed for 15 years, Senate ask

FG lied; ‘high scale secret employments’ ongoing in civil service ‘ Senate

Fraud in banking sector, mostly insider perpetrated ‘ EFCC

Police arrest 5 suspected kidnappers in Ogun

Speaker, Taraba House of Assembly condemns killing of council chair driver by police

BREAKING: Capital expenditure gets N823.5bn, as Sanwo-Olu presents N1.4trn 2022 budget


Sultan, Govs, Others For Unity Summit In Abuja

Police Recover Kidnapped Victim’s Body In Kwara

N4.5bn Not Padded In 2022 Budget ‘ NDLEA

No Breach Of Court Order In Honeywell Acquisition ‘ Flour Mills

APC, Fascist-minded Party ‘ Elumelu

Niger Gov Orders Reconstruction Of Burnt Health Centre

NECO Demands Examination Fees From Indebted States

Young Professionals Task EFCC On Controversial N20bn Bailout Loan

Police Commission To Recruit Another 10,000 Officers In December

Why 60% Registered Voters Shun Elections ‘ Makinde

Governor Obaseki Moves To Check Land Grabbing

Thanksgiving 2021: Americans Weigh How To Celebrate Amid Rising cases

Presidential Team Wants Civilians In Security Architecture

NEDC Seeks 5% VAT, Ecological Fund To Develop North East

Insecurity Will Soon End ‘ Sheikh Gumi

Nnamdi Kanu: Allow Buhari To Decide, Ohanaeze Replies Northern Groups

Stakeholders, Parents Strung Up Over Increase In WAEC Fees

Federal Govt Lacks Competent Economic Management Team ‘ CISLAC

SUBSIDY REMOVAL: Senate, Experts Query Identity Of Beneficiaries Of N2.4trn Palliatives

Restructuring: Adopt el-Rufai’s Report To Move Nigeria Forward, Clark Tells Buhari

North-West Governors Visit Ikoyi Collapsed Building Site In Lagos

Senate Urges Agip To Remediate Ijaw Community Affected By Spill

Equities Market Investment Nosedives With N12bn Loss

Will New Investment In Yola Disco Address North East Electricity Challenges

Retirees Pay N465bn Premiums On Annuity Plan To Insurance Firms

CIBN Decries Rising Cyber Frauds, Attacks On Banks

Building Collapse: Power Minister Tasks Nigerian Engineers On Standard Practice

Death, Poor Working Conditions Of Traffic Controllers As Threat To Aviation Safety


Nnamdi Kanu: Desist from fanning disunity, Ohanaeze tells ACF, NEF, CNG

North-West govs visit Ikoyi collapsed building site

N340 fuel price in 2022: Any unilateral decision of govt will be resisted ‘ TUC

Reps move to develop 10-year roadmap on economic diversification, revenue generation

There is no provision for N5,000 transportation allowance in 2022 budget ‘ Senate

Insecurity: Reps tasks security chiefs to end banditry on federal highways

FG earmarks over N190bn for 2022 Census

Plan to increase petrol pump price to N350 will plunge Nigeria into crisis ‘ Afenifere

Igboho: Planned extradition negates Buhari’s political solution to secure agitators’ freedom ‘ Afenifere

Police can detain capital offence suspect beyond 24 hours, lawyer tells NHRC panel

Prioritise safety of investments in Nigeria, Lawan tells FG

Cocoa farmers plan summit to address challenges in sub-sector

FG, states should not focus only on COVID-19 pandemic ‘ NIBSA

High consumption of cow’s milk associated with higher risk of preclinical type 1 diabetes in some children

Group expresses worry over rising cost of diabetes drugs, devices

Civil society group lists insecurity as major challenge in fight against malaria

US-CDC strengthens Lagos health systems, launches mother-to-child HIV prevention initiative

Why religion cannot divide the South-West

Homeless ‘madmen’ and the Nigerian society: Who is truly unwell


Security, infrastructure catalysts for economic growth, say Lawan, CBN N

JAMB uncovers 706,189 illegal admissions

Labour rejects proposed petrol price hike by govt November 25, 2021

Nigeria Air to provide 70,000 jobs after take-off next April, says Sirika

Davido’s 250m gift to orphans: Arewa seeks transparency

N1 .39t Lagos budget for 2022

Court orders Immigration to release Odili’s passport within five days

NECO withholds results of candidates in indebted states


El-Rufai: Cameroon shut down its refinery because of cheap fuel from Nigeria

Creative youths won’t be jobless – Chukwuebuka Ilochonwu

Don’t approve new universities, ASUU warns FG

Banker: How Jang withdrew N1.9b in five months

158 stranded Nigerians repatriated from Libya

UNIZIK VC hails high school students who emerged best in national chemistry competition

Fulfil the pledge of including more women in govt, ActionAid Director tells Buhari

NDLEA clarifies ‘N4.5bn for police barack’ in 2022 budget

Police arrest 5 ‘kidnappers’ in Ogun

Army meets with Abuja assault victims after Daily Trust report

Gender-based violence: WRAPA wants community participation, sanction for perpetrators

Monarch tasks NDLEA, Royal Fathers, Others To Uproot drug Menace From Igboland

Women barricade NDDC headquarters, demand new board

FG to conduct assessment needs for climate change mitigation

Deepen corporate governance, Osinbajo charges directors

Germany to FG: Train police in handling protest without guns

Ortom, British High Commission partner for peace in Benue

Senate uncovers N4.5bn police barracks project in NDLEA budget

FG: Skill acquisition way out of poverty for youths

FG launches enhanced e-passport in London

Boko Haram forcing parents to withdraw children from schools, Niger raises alarm

Children demand secured schools as Tambuwal assents Child Protection Act

Insecurity: Low turnout as passengers shun Kaduna-Abuja road

Sardauna foundation worries over resurgence of insecurity on Kaduna-Abuja Road

Military kills many bandits, recovers weapons, motorcycles in Sokoto

Prisoners can’t get higher feeding allowance than corps members – Senate panel

Reps pass bill to end HND, degree dichotomy

Report Aregbesola to EFCC, pensioners tell Oyetola

FG punctures Lagos #EndSARS panel report, identifies 10 loopholes

Intelligence Failure led to killing of General, others in Borno – Group

Body of late OAU student not mutilated – Police


BREAKING: Militants Blow Up Another Shop Facility In Rivers, Threaten More Attacks In Coming Days

NEDC Seeks 5% From VAT, Ecological Fund To Develop N/E Region

Ikoyi Building Collapse: N’West Govs’ Forum Pay Condolence Visit To Sanwo-Olu

Insecurity: Oyo ALGON Chairman Donates Patrol Vehicle, Motorcycles, Others To Operatives In Egbeda LGA

ECOWAS Appeal Court May Solve Problems Of Disregard By Member States ‘ Falana

CBN Tasks Judges On Use Of Technology For Effective Judicial Service Delivery

2023 Presidency: Why Osinbajo Should Succeed Buhari ‘ APC Group

FCT Minister Urges Resident To Grow, Consume Their Own Vegetables

Assets Declaration: Court Bars EFCC From Investigating Dickson

We’ll Comply With Electoral Act Amendment Bill Once It Becomes Law ‘INEC

Buhari Has A Huge Role To Play In The Emergence Of His Successor ‘ Ajibulu

Six Years Of APC Has Worsened Nigeria’s Situation ‘Makinde

New Electoral Act Amendment: Direct Primaries Is It

58% Of Families In Nigeria Bought Or Rented Extra Devices For Remote Learning

ILO Unveils Social Protection Strategy To Achieve 40% Coverage In Africa By 2025

Ending Child Marriage: Children’s Parliament Speaker Urges Gombe Govt To Train More Female Teachers

Iran Executes Man Arrested For Murder At Age 17


Senate: No provision for N5,000 monthly stipends for 40m Nigerians

Enugu 2023: Ugwuanyi, Nnamani team up against Ekweremadu

Alleged fraud: EFCC places Anambra Gov Obiano on watchlist

Clark: Without restructuring, Nigeria risks chaos, worse insecurity

FG budgets N190bn for 2022 census

NECO withholds debtor states candidates’ results

Sirika: Finally, Nat’l carrier takes off April 2022

Nigeria must embark on short term restructuring before 2023, says Jega

Nigeria doesn’t need new universities, says ex-ASUU President

Nembe oil spill: Ijaw group tackles Aiteo over poor response

Dwindling revenue: Perpetuating state’s financial despair

Developing flexible supply chain system against uncertainty

World Bank approves $570m to check food insecurity

FG commends Airtel over N200m project at LUTH

Younger generation’ll take power in 2023 ‘Shettima

NHP: How Senate compelled FG to commence sale of houses

Electoral Bill: Clamour for president’s assent intensifies

Anambra guber: Tribunal yet to receive petitions six days to deadline


CJN to newly sworn-in Judges: Imbibe good conduct

Nnamdi Kanu’s release not a favour, Ohaneze tackles ACF, others

Air Nigeria returns April 2022, to create 70,000 jobs ‘ Sirika

2022: Minister reveals full fuel deregulation plans as FG removes subsidy provision from budget

Prioritize safety of investments in Nigeria, Lawan tells FG

Senate moves against importation of fake goods into Nigeria

EU may ban importation of Nigeria cocoa by 2022 ‘ CFAN president

NALDA trains 200 on vegetable farming in FCT

CFI calls for retooling of strategies to tackle insurance challenges, threatens to sanction non-participating firms

Tax rights under AfCFTA must be mutually beneficial to non-residents ‘ Badaru

Niger varsity matriculates 5,493 for 2020/21 academic session

IPOB accuses security personnel of killing, selling Biafra youth’s organs

MASSOB condemns northern group, military invasion of Odume

EU pledges more reporting centres for gender-based violence

NCC to Nigerians: With 5G, expect telemedicine, smart cities, self-driving cars

Nigeria’s economy to grow by 2.8% in 2022 ‘ Fitch

Nigeria can’t afford N3 trillion annual petroleum subsidy ‘ Finance Minister

FG plans tariff reduction on LPG, accessories to reduce cooking gas price

FEC approves N6.3bn training, equipment for national surveillance, waterways protection, honours Gambari at 77

Corruption: Senate upgrades salary scale of PCC Staff

2023: Who occupies Lion Building after Ugwuanyi

CSOs affirm partners in progress for good governance

Bello Shehu, redeemer of the hopeless

FG set to tackle mass transit challenges in Nigeria ‘ Minister

Senator Bassey tasks FG on adequate funding of Navy Referral Hospital

Ogun: 5 kidnappers in Police net

Insecurity: Successes by military justify Irabor’s emphasis on synergy ‘ Group

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