Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 20th June 2022

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Kinzinger Suggests Trump Guilty Of Seditious Conspiracy

French President Macron Set To Lose Parliament Majority ‘ Projections

Corp Member, 5 Others Die In Bayelsa Boat Accident

Mbaka Loyalists Kick Against Ban Of Adoration Ministries

Jimoh Ibrahim Visits Ilaje APC Over Support For Emergence As Senatorial Candidate

Nigerian Journalist, Princess Amalaha Appointed As UTA Country President

2023: ‘We Never Said Kwankwaso Will Deputise Obi’- NNPP Denies Report

PAP Deploys Additional 450 Ex-Agitators For Training In Oil Spill Clean-Up, Others

FG Raises Committee To Develop Legal Framework For Promotion Of Electric Vehicles


FG orders DisCos to resume free metre distribution

Renegotiation of 2009 agreement at advanced stage, says ASUU

Terrorists kill three in Kaduna churches attacks, CAN, SOKAPU mourn

Ekiti gov election: APC, PDP clash over vote-buying, Onis camp mulls legal action

Buhari, Sirikas abiding obsession with Nigeria Air

Kumuyi stands out among preachers, says presidential spokesman

Stock investors lose N767bn in one week

People are tired of Lawan, let him go and rest Machina, Yobe politician

Debt servicing doubles, hits N896bn in three months DMO report

FG, World Bank, AFD to spend $575m on rural roads

PoS operations boom in urban neighbourhoods amid rising challenges

Imo housewife chains, starves stepchildren, police arrest suspect, husband

Lagos power firms technician falls from electric pole, dies

Kidnappers demand N150m for ex-NFF officers abducted after Abuja wedding

18 burnt in Niger crash, six drown in Bayelsa

Herdsmen invade Imo community, destroy crops, youths threaten showdown

Mbakas followers protest ban on Adoration Ministry

Police bust Kano imposter blackmailing Facebook lovers with nudes

Ogun gunmen take cigarettes, rice, free abducted church leaders

Foreign airlines kick as FG blocks $450m ticket revenue

Hoodlums attack journalists covering Tinubus return to Lagos

Ekiti: SDP, ADP reject APCs victory, to challenge result in court

Niger PDP unveils first Christian gov running mate in 16 years

Kaduna govt sacks NUT president, 2,356 other teachers


INEC Urged to Guide against Parties’ Illegal Substitution of Candidates’ Names

NHRC, Stakeholders Express Concern over Hate Speech

Again, Group Urges Buhari to Halt Illegality in NDDC Now

2023: Ex- Saraki’s Chief of Staff, Makanjuola, Emerges PDP Deputy…

Edo PDP: Obaseki Appoints Igbinedion to Chair Peace Committee

Niger PDP Guber Candidate Picks Christian as Running Mate

Edo PDP: Obaseki Appoints Igbinedion to Chair Peace Committee

Interim Government Solution to Nigeria’s Challenges, Says Chris Okotie

Edo to Benefit from $3.2bn US-Nigeria Trade, Says Group

Terrorists Attack Two Churches in Kaduna Community, Kill Three, Abduct 44

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Gbenga Adeyinka, Denrele Edun Unveiled as Hosts of Bodex Social Media…

Massive Crowd Welcome Tinubu at Lagos Airport

I won’t Disappoint You, Oyebanji Assures Ekiti Citizens

Ekiti Guber: Vote Buying, Selling Rampant, Says Situation Room

Katsina PDP, APC Bicker over Qualification, Experience of Guber Candidates

NDLEA Foils Smuggling of Meth to Malaysia, Australia

On the Back of Inflationary Pressure, Banks increases Maximum Lending Rate to 27.79%

N800bn Judgment: Supreme Court Orders Shell, Others to Maintain Status Quo

Expert Advocates Coaching for Economic Growth, Devt

CBN Urges Banks to Reduce Charges to Attract Gen-Z


Fresh crisis brews in Delta APC as members move against chairman

Igbo leaders in diaspora support APGAs presidential candidate, Umeadi

Russia-Ukraine war: Nigeria fails to secure spit, dominance in WAfrica gas market

Profit-taking hits Nigerias stock market as investors lose over N700bn

Shareholders approve Total Energies N6.2bn dividend proposal

Fuel queues return to Lagos

Nigeria requires $10bn annually to maximise digital opportunities Experts

COVID-19: Why N100bn healthcare intervention cant halt medical tourism

Mbaka supporters protest in Enugu, demand Onagas removal

Catholic church wont allow personality cult in name of adoration Kaigama

Track your estimated electricity bills to reduce discrepancies, consumers advised

70% of politicians in Nigeria are lunatics Obi

Bayelsa varsity students protest poor condition, non- accreditation of medicine

Ekiti 2022 : Governor-elect, Oyebanji, hails electorate, promises to build on Fayemi, others legacies

Youth groups tackle Edwin Clark, others over comment on Okowa

Mbaka: Protesters besiege adoration ground, demand Bishop Onagas removal

2023: Ohaneze elders knock APC, PDP over zoning

Edo to benefit from $3.2bn US, Nigeria trade-Miami Dade County Commissioner

2023: Group warns INEC against substitution of names of elected candidates

Nigerians to Buhari: Its foolhardy to conduct national census now


Europe swelters in record-breaking June heatwave

Usyk-Joshua heavyweight rematch set for August 20 in Saudi Arabia

Battle for delegates: How unhealthy rivalry with governors resulted in huge losses for lawmakers

Imo couple nabbed for illegal detention of three children

Government bans dumping of refuse on pavements, roads in Anambra

Igbo will not vote PDP despite making Okowa VP candidate, says Ohanaeze

Investors lose N767b in one week as global market plunges

Between democratic leadership, elite nationalism: Which is Nigeria’s problem

Auto firms’ stocks crash as Nigerians spend N4tr on Tokunbo in 10 years

18 die, one injured in Niger auto crash

Ekiti Election: Oni vows to challenge outcome, governor-elect seeks truce

Group insists Lawan, Akpabio, others didn’t participate in APC primaries

NUT kicks as Kaduna government sacks 2,357 teachers for failing competency test


Power generation remains low at 2,400MW as AEDC apologises

Edo to benefit from $3.2bn US, Nigeria trade agreement

NIMASA begins removal of wrecks on Badagry creek

Edo to benefit from $3.2bn US, Nigeria trade agreement

Deep Blue Project: NIMASA receives 2 UAS, 9 Boats, 10 armoured vehicles

1.5m persons in IDP camps in Benue ‘ Official

UNICAL plans Domestication of National Gender Policy ‘ says VC

Osinbajo charges traditional rulers on insecurity

NDDC: Group insists Akwa impedes board inauguration

Ekiti poll: Segun Oni rejects outcome as APC taunts PDP

2023: Northern youths, women vow to support Peter Obi, Labour party

Ohanaeze Ndigbo wants zoning of presidency in Constitution

2023: ‘They speak only for themselves’ ‘ Coalition berates Southern leaders, drums support for Okowa

Atiku/Okowa ticket: Ex-MEND leader promises to mobilise 1m votes for PDP

Zoning: APC, PDP betrayed us ‘ Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Kwankwaso won’t serve as Peter Obi’s running mate ‘ NNPP

2023: Group warns INEC against illegal substitution of names

2023: I left PDP with tears in my eyes ‘ Gbagi

FG borrowing from bonds market declines 73.6% to N600bn

Don’t let my miserable failed love story discourage you’, Tonto Dikeh tells fans

How stepmother held 3 children in chains in Imo

Fuel shortage hits Lagos as scarcity bites harder in Abuja, Oyo

NDLEA intercepts ‘Mkpuru Nmiri’ consignments in Lagos airport

Who will end foreign money in Nigeria’s elections

Sack of 2,357 teachers in Kaduna is Illegal ‘ NUT

Meningitis hits 18 LGAs in Jigawa, kills 65

Hoodlums attack Sanwo-Olu’s press crew bus at Akiolu’s Palace

Despite N11m medical expenses, hit-and-run victim dies at LASUTH

Kaduna govt sacks 2,357 teachers ‘ Official

BIAFRA: IPOB secures Liaison Office in Catalonia Spain

Tension in Imo over alleged killing of pregnant woman

2023: It ‘ll be well with you ‘ Oba of Lagos, Akiolu blesses Tinubu

Katsina Customs records decline in anti-smuggling activities, generates N104m

National grid collapse: FG, World Bank, discuss Power sector progress at TEH Power Dialogue

Rapper Olamide’s wife pens sweet Father’s Day message for ‘Badoo

Power generation remains low at 2,400MW, AEDC apologises

National grid collapse: FG launches Power recovery programme

Gunmen abduct ex NFA Secretary General, Sani Toro

Shooting of 5 persons in Imo: Hoodlums kill 3, 2 sustain gunshot injuries ‘ Police


SANs, CSOs To INEC: You Must Reject Candidates Who Didn’t Participate In Primaries

Kwankwaso Won’t Be Obi’s Running Mate ‘ NNPP

18 Die In Bida-Minna Road Crash

Court Halts Action On E-Customs Concession Project

Mbaka’s Followers Stage Protest Over Ban On Adoration Ministry

Nigerian Journalist, Amalaha, Appointed UTA Country Chair

Terrorists Kill 6 Commuters, Injure 2 In Fresh Borno Attack

Still On Maintaining Balance In Choice Of Running Mates

NDLEA Arrests Drug Kingpin Behind Attacks On Operatives In Adamawa

JUST-IN: Terrorists Attack Kaduna Church, Kill 3 Worshippres, Abduct Many

How Nigeria Can Leverage China’s Global Security Initiative

Female Corps Member, Pregnant Woman, 5 Others Die In Bayelsa Boat Mishap


Kaduna sacks 2,357 teachers, including NUT president, for failing to sit for competency test

IGP commends peaceful conduct of Ekiti gubernatorial election

Unemployment, insecurity challenges in Nigeria: FCES makes case for PWDs’ neglect

Again, NYSC tasks corps members on personal safety

Mbeki advocates conscientious youth organisations for Africa’s development

Embrace, invest in digital technology, Former Registrar urges Nigerian universities

55 persons benefit N20m empowerment tools in Kwara

Nigerian journalist appointed UTA country president

How former NFF secretary, Sani Toro, two others were abducted

Hoodlums attack Lagos Governor’s Press Crew bus in Tinubu’s convoy, two injured

Police conduct during Ekiti election, a good test for 2023 elections ‘ PSC

Lunatics have taken over affairs of Nigeria ‘ Obi

Don’t accept fraudulent substitution of election candidates, Group warns INEC

Seadogs proffer panacea to banditry, related vices in South West


Kumuyi’s forthrightness, integrity worthy of emulation, says Adesina

PDP chieftain Okocha lauds Okowa’s VP candidacy

Okotie backs restructuring, people’s constitution

APC presented sellable candidate, says Fayemi

Buhari, governors: Oyebanji’s victory affirms APC’s acceptance

Rivers Govt files charges against Amaechi, Cole, firm, others

Ripples over Okowa’s nomination widen in PDP

Prices of goods will rise further, experts predict

Kaduna sacks NUT President, 2,356 teachers after competency test

Kwankwanso won’t be running mate to Peter Obi-NNPP

Oni rejects Ekiti Gov poll as PDP candidate concedes defeat

Mad people have taken over politics in Nigeria- Peter Obi


More woes as aviation fuel, diesel prices soar

261 migrants receive IOM support in Edo, Delta

EKITI 2022: SDP rejects poll, heads to tribunal

Hoodlums attack Lagos Governor Press Crew

Bandits hit Kaduna church, gun down three

‘Don’t use elections as opportunity to worsen insecurity’

Bandits free Niger abductees, give residents peace option

2023: Okowa will deliver South-South, South East votes for PDP – Osadolor

APC supporters storm Lagos Airport to receive Tinubu

PDP’s infighting, Naira rain, incumbency factor and possible reasons APC won in Ekiti

Nigerians fleeing Ukraine offered admission by Bulgarian universities – Envoy

FG, stakeholders seek new strategies to protect children against harmful practices

INEC queries 2 staff over extortion of registrants in Benue

Nigeria host to 3.2m displaced persons – UN

Tinubu, Emir of Kano in Ibadan as Ganduje, wife bag chieftaincy titles

5 killed as IPOB, rival group clash in Anambra

ISWAP kills 16, abducts 3 aid workers in Borno


Nigeria’s hope for sustainable environment hangs on deliberate action

Five things to know to start your Monday

Nigeria’s out-of-school children menace: World Bank lists 8 reforms

New power contracts unsettle operators

Businesses abandon power grid for alternative sources


SEC restates commitment to financial inclusion drive

NBS: Nigeria generated N588bn from VAT in Q1 2022

We are determined to end Kerosene lighting by 2030 ‘ Buhari

Abia, Imo paid above N170 per litre for petrol in May -NBS

In two months, Nigeria records $3.5bn FX repatriation

World Environmental Day: Purplehands plants 1,000 trees

FCTA Allocates N2.745B To FCT Fadama CARES

Abuja indigenes groan as ‘Miscreants’ invade communities


Russia/Ukraine: LCCI decries inadequate food supply, starvation in Nigeria

Nigeria, U.S. dislodge Algeria in gas exports to Spain

FG to concession 17 more airports

There is acute and chronic Obi-session in Nigeria

Fuel queues return in Lagos

Gunmen kidnap 13 mourners in Edo, demand N60m ransom

Buhari: Ekiti victory an affirmation of APC’s acceptance

Zelensky visits front-line cities in south Ukraine

Obi’s running mate: Anxiety in APC, PDP as North, S’ West conspiracy deepens

Apapa gridlock disappearing as logistics cost reduces by 120%

14m units housing deficit: NNPC subsidiary initiates steps to tackle challenge

IPMAN: PMS price no longer sustainable at N165

2023: Second term govs battle for relevance

How we can reduce drug trafficking at the ports ‘Nwakohu


Competency test: Kaduna sacks NUT President, 2,356 other teachers

Minister hails civil service for significant roles

SPDC, ENI oil pollution destroying Niger Delta farmers livelihood’ HOMEF

FG introduced fish storage, processing, marketing project to increase shelf life ‘ Minister

Lack of organic feed, major constraint of African organic livestock production ‘ Olowe

NNPP denies report of Kwankwaso deputising Obi

2023: APC Integrity Group backs Dauda for VP position

SDP candidate Segun Oni rejects Ekiti governorship election

US trade mission, Edo govt pledge bilateral trade relations

Police confirm 3 dead in Imo bandits’ attack

Kwara poly scales NABTE hurdles, secures accreditation for 52 programmes

Galadima tasks community health practitioners on standard,growth

Ex-NFA Secretary General Sani Toro abducted

19 die in auto crash in Niger

2023 presidency: I’ll vote a southerner for equity ‘ Delta SDP guber candidate



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