Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 20 Sept. 2022

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Queen lowered into royal vault ahead of private family burial

Banditry: Four killed, 8 injured, dozens kidnapped in Niger community

Panic as explosion rocks Taraba

Sexual Assault: 31-year-old teacher jailed 7 years

NDLEA seizes cocaine worth N119.65bn in Lagos

Northern Govs, traditional rulers’ call for state police, constitutional amendment, a great relief ‘ Southern Govs

FG didn’t take ASUU to court -Ngige

ASUU Strike: Varsity education’s not at a standstill ‘ APC

Alleged CVR Denial: 7m applicants didn’t complete registration ‘ INEC

JUST IN: Court dismisses PDP suit seeking to disqualify Tinubu, Obi

Oil prices’ll continue to boost Nigeria’s trade surplus

Nigerians don’t need someone who is experienced in retrogression as president in 2023 ‘ Adebayo

State Police: Northern leaders join the fray


Banditry: Four killed, 8 injured, dozens kidnapped in Niger community

Panic as explosion rocks Taraba

NDLEA seizes cocaine worth N119.65bn in Lagos

Northern Govs, traditional rulers’ call for state police, constitutional amendment, a great relief ‘ Southern Govs

FG didn’t take ASUU to court -Ngige

ASUU Strike: Varsity education’s not at a standstill ‘ APC

Alleged CVR Denial: 7m applicants didn’t complete registration ‘ INEC

Strike: ASUU to know fate Wednesday

JUST IN: Court dismisses PDP suit seeking to disqualify Tinubu, Obi

Oil prices’ll continue to boost Nigeria’s trade surplus

Nigerians don’t need someone who is experienced in retrogression as president in 2023 ‘ Adebayo

Resumption directive: Stop deceiving students, ASUU mocks varsities

Umahi behind attack on Obidients, Assembly candidate alleges

Nigerias debt hits N42.8tn amid shrinking revenue

BREAKING: Kanus health worsens, suffersintestine disorder Lawyer

NCC to earn N500bn from 5G spectrums auction


At LCCI Forum, Obi Pledges to Ensure Total Privatisation of Power Transmission

Kukah: Nigeria Doesn’t Need Messiah in 2023

Governors Brainstorm to Block Tax Leakages, Improve IGR Collection

University Students Paralyse Activities at Lagos Airport over Prolonged ASUU Strike

Buhari to Launch Nigeria’s Financial Framework for Sustainable Devt in New York Friday

NUPRC Begins Stakeholders’ Consultations on Frontier Exploration Funds, Assets Decommissioning Rules

Flood: NEMA Summons Stakeholders Meeting to Review Emergency Situation

Planned Indefinite Shutdown of Oyingbo, Declaration of War on South-easterners, LP Alleges

Employees of My Relatives Died in Ill-fated Train Attack, Says UN Deputy Secretary

FG Pledges to Adjust Workers’ Salaries in Line with Economic Realities

Ortom: PDP Internal Mechanism to Solve Party Crises Has Failed

Evans, Ex-soldier Jailed 21 Years for Kidnapping, Collecting $420,000 Ransom

NSCDC Arrests 19 Suspected Crude Oil Thieves in Rivers

Enugu Govt, NSIA Sign Agreement on Takeover of State Medical Diagnostic Centre

Court Throws Out PDP’s Suit Seeking to Disqualify Tinubu, Obi over Alleged Unlawful Nomination

Imo Assembly Gets Fourth Speaker in One Term, Incumbent Forced to Resign

Flooding: 14 Die in 20 LGs in Niger

JAMB to Conduct Supplementary UTME for 67 Candidates

N’Assembly Transmits Technology-enabled Start-up Bill to Buhari for Assent

Nigerian University Students Block Airport Road in Protest against ASUU Strike

House to Meet ASUU, Stakeholders to Find Solution to Lingering Strike


Court dismisses PDP suit against Tinubu, Obi over placeholders deputies

Ayade doesnt deserve Cross River peoples mandate again Sen Jarigbe

Plans to shutdown Ladipo, Oyingbo markets, economic attacks on Igbo -LP

INEC dismisses denying 7m Nigerians registration

Delta State govt sacks Warri Wolves management

Nigerias debt hits N42.84tr as FG battles revenue challenges

Naira depreciates 25% in 1 year after regulatory clampdown on AbokiFX

Food security: 2 scientific works emerge winners in 2022 Nigeria Prize for Science

NDLEA busts cocaine warehouse, seizes N193bn crack in Lagos

Evans, accomplice jailed 21 years for kidnapping, collecting $420,000

Angry students block Lagos airport road, target seaports

Buhari to launch Nigerias integrated financial framework in New York

Obi promises to tackle insecurity head-on to boost economy

Fuel subsidy is organised crime, says Peter Obi

NDLEA raids cocaine warehouse, seizes N193billion worth of crack in Lagos

Recruitment saga: PSC acting chair to meet with Minister, IGP

Reps meet Education, Finance ministers, ASUU, Tuesday over varsity strike

Stop new concession agreement on deforestation of our forest, Edo women tell FG, SG

World bids farewell as Queen Elizabeth II makes final exit

Corruption allegations rock Anambra primary healthcare


Lagos court sentences Evans, ex-soldier to 21 years imprisonment for kidnapping

Building Collapse: HURIWA seeks stiffer penalty for contractors, professionals using substandard materials

NDLEA invades cocaine warehouse, seizes N193 billion worth of crack in Lagos

Teacher bags seven years imprisonment for sexual assault

Firm opens training centre, partners institute to equip technicians

Expert advocates investment in IT for job creation

2023 poll: APC youths pledge to embark on door to door campaign for Tinubu

Flooding: 14 die as NSEMA cautions communities against activities on river banks

NDLEA busts cocaine warehouse, seizes N193billion worth of drugs, arrest barons

ASUU saga: Why govt should not be blamed over prolonged strike

Relocate communities at risk of flooding now – NEMA urges govs

SOKAPU raises the alarm over Southern Kaduna invasion

ASUU strike: Travellers miss flights, motoristsheld up for hours as students lock down Lagos airport road

Labour Party now hot cake as politicians hustle for its tickets

National Judicial Institute and challenges of judicial automation

FG debunks taking ASUU to court, hints of fresh negotiation

Nigeria sets new regulations amid dwindling oil production, environmental concerns


20 companies pay N211.5m charges for defaulting in pension remittances

IPDI asks military to withdraw from Rivers communities

Kanu’s health worsening in DSS detention ‘ Lawyer

Girl-child education, women empowerment will reduce poverty in Africa ‘ Sanusi

Enugu govt, NSIA sign agreement on take over of State Medical Diagnostic Centre

I’ll overhaul security architecture to set new order for economy ‘ Obi

NCC to generate N500bn from 5G spectrums auctioning

Flood kills 300, displaces 100,000 in 2022 ‘ NEMA

APC is party to beat in 2023, says Buratai

Drug war: Please keep up your good work, Buhari tells Marwa

Nigerian youths behind Tinubu, says Youth leader

Naira down 0.06%, exchanges at 436.50 to dollar

Minimum Wage: FG to adjust workers’ salaries to current realities ‘ Ngige

2023: Some PDP govs, leaders working for Tinubu ‘ Source

BBNaija: Chichi picks Phyna, Daniella for final spot; as Bella, Bryann up for eviction

PDP crisis: Presidential campaign council composition, an aberration ‘ BoT member

2023: PDP has failed to address Wike’s grievance ‘ Ortom

Let no man put asunder, ‘ says Yul Edochie as he parties with 1st wife

Police parade ex-DSS officer, 9 suspects over bullion van robbery in Abia

Auctioned vehicle: Mother, son receive over N1M donations from public

Evans, accomplice jailed 21 years for kidnapping, collecting $420,000 ransom

Bandits abduct over 45 persons in S’Kaduna church, demand N200m ransom

Ranching only panacea to insecurity, food shortage ‘ Abubakar, CEO L&Z Integrated Farms

I’ve paid N30m ransom to secure fellow clergymen, reveals Kukah

Again, bandits hit Niger; kill 4, eight injured, 15 abducted

Abducted 24-yr-old law student rescued; kidnappers arrested in Calabar

Assault: My statement taken out of context by mischief makers ‘ Police PPRO

NASS transmits Start-Up Bill to Buhari for assent

2023: Presidential candidates, spokesmen must run issue-based campaigns- kukah,Lawan, Gbaja

Bandits abduct over 40 in Southern Kaduna Church, demand N200m ransom

Three killed, many injured in fresh herders attack on Ortom’s hometown

New York: Buhari to launch Nigeria’s Integrated National Financing Framework for Sustainable Devt

Drugs: Nigerian system frustrating researchers ‘ Afe Babalola


CCII traces existing peace, economic growth in Yorubaland to post-Kiriji war peace treaty

100 widows, orphans to benefit from ZDA empowerment packages in Abuja

Nigeria gets $10 million support for life-saving nutrition response in North-East

Wife dies in car accident allegedly chasing husband in Calabar

Selected Ogun women empowered on fish farming value addition

Don cautions farmers against excessive fertiliser application

2023: Regime change can’t bring change, says Okotie

ASUU strike only affects federal universities ‘ APC youth leader

Buhari to launch Nigeria’s integrated financing framework in New York

I was misrepresented in my reaction to the trending gun-dragging video ‘ FPRO

FIRS does not grant tax waivers, says Nami

Police recover 5-month-old baby sold by her own mother in Ebonyi

NDLEA busts cocaine warehouse, seizes N193bn worth of crack in Lagos

Private universities, future of tertiary education development in Nigeria ‘ Bowen VC

FG, ASUU can still settle case out of court ‘ Ngige


Exposed: Inside the perilous world of illegal crude oil refiners (2)

Flood: 13 states to stockpile food, evacuate residents

Fed Govt plans salary raise to cushion inflation effects

PDP crisis: Dismissing Wike dangerous, Ortom warns

Buhari excited over seizure of $278m worth cocaine

Kukah: I paid N30m ransom for my priests

Sokoto APC mobilises support for Tinubu, candidate

No going back on call for state police, say Southern governors

Farming community gets cooperative, seeks support

‘Adopt electronic evidence in electoral litigation’

2023 polls: Tinubu is formidable Southern candidate, says Omo-Agege

No Policeman has right to slap civilian, says Falana

ASUU strike: NANS threatens to occupy Kwara Airport

Oyo, Ogun lead in daily petrol consumption – NNPC

Strike: Reps, ASUU meet over face-off with govt Tuesday

Osun 2022: Adeleke admits there was over-voting in six polling units


Tinubu can go in and out of US as he likes’ ‘ Keyamo denies reported visa denial

Injustice has been meted to my friend Wike ‘ Ortom tells PDP

4 ‘drug barons’ arrested as NDLEA makes biggest cocaine seizure in history

2023: Court dismisses PDP’s suit seeking Tinubu, Obi’s disqualification

You’re destroying your legacy with lies ‘ Davido tells Oyetola

2019: 70% of voters in presidential poll were illiterates ‘ Muiz Banire

2023: Even angels can’t market APC to Nigerians ‘ Atiku’s aide

Vaccine: NCDC addresses disruption of immunization

Akwa Ibom Governor queries collapse of four-story building


Delta State govt dissolves Warri Wolves board

NFF clears Ogunjobi, Heman for elections

Imo Assembly gets 3rd speaker under Uzodimma

Why I sponsor bill to outlaw same-faith presidential ticket — Sen Adeyemi

Akwa Ibom building collapse: Survivors in Stable Condition, says Govt

FG considers pay rise for workers over inflation

JAMB to conduct supplementary exam for 67 candidates

Imo varsity Pulls out of ASUU Strike, asks students to resume Tuesday

Osinbajo: Queen Elizabeth’s funeral testament to brotherhood among nations

Flood killed 300, displaced 100,000 in eight months – NEMA

NDLEA makes largest cocaine seizure, recovers drug worth N193bn in Lagos warehouse

Strike: Court to rule on FG’s suit against ASUU Wednesday

Bandits kill driver, abduct passengers in Katsina

Property: Judge withdraws from developer’s trial amid pressure

Strike: Gbajabiamila to meet Education minister, ASUU Tuesday

IGP probes failure to produce bizman’s killer in court

Gridlock as youths block Lagos airport road due to ASUU strike

N/East govs ask FG to accelerate Mambilla power project

CP confirms killing of 2 suspected kidnappers in C/River

2023 budget: N/Assembly mulls Finance Act amendment over N11trn deficit

FG seeks private sector’s partnership to lift 100m Nigerians out of poverty

94% of Nigeria’s primary health centres lack access to clean water — UNICEF

COVID-19: Catholic Church resumes ‘kiss of peace’

500 youth, women train in farming, skills in Gombe

Katsina earmarks N1.5bn to tackle insecurity

NBA to meet security agencies’ heads over harassment of lawyers

Queen Elizabeth was a monarch of all seasons – Osinbajo


WHO advises FG on development of medicine prescription, dispensing guideline

FG unveils Action Plan to make cooling system affordable

Lawyer drag Omokri to EFCC, ICPC over Discrepancies in Employment Documents

Dont fight Police officers, report to appropriate quarters when aggrieved -FPRO

Expert calls for integrated eye care services

Religious tolerance: Give equal treatment to different religions in sub-region ECOWAS Mps


2023 Alleged Monetary Inducement: Ohanaeze Lampoons Sponsor Of Social Media Video

Will NEC’s Confidence Vote Save Ayu’s Job

We Won’t Collapse Our Yoruba Nation Struggle For Tinubu’s Ambition ‘ Akintoye

Group Calls For Reduction Of High Importation Tariff On Chemicals

NSIA Invests $100m In Healthcare Expansion

Gunmen Kill Four, Abduct Many Others In Niger

Russian Missile Strikes Close To Nuclear Plant, Ukraine Says

Our Mandate Is To Collect Taxes, Not To Grant Tax Waivers To Taxpayers ‘ FIRS

UNDP Trains INEC Staff Ahead Of 2023 General Elections

FG To Reduce Severe Preventable Medication-Related Harm By 50% In 5 Years

2023: Oshiomhole Seeking Relevance by Attacking Peter Obi’s Popularity ‘ CSO

Religious Intolerance Bane Of Nigeria’s Development ‘ Bayelsa Deputy Governor


Attack on civilian: Nigeria Police doesn’t condone indiscipline, violation of human rights ‘ FPRO

2023 poll: In Kebbi, Court sacks Argunguas PDP Rep’s candidate, orders Noma as replacement

Our mandate to collect taxes, not grant waivers to taxpayers ‘ FIRS

CSO hits Oshiomhole hard over attack on Peter Obi, Labour Party, drops crucial verdict

Buhari congratulates NDLEA Chairman, Gen Marwa, on $278 million drug bust

PDP unable to resolve problem with Wike ‘ Ortom

Medication errors contribute over 3m deaths annually ‘ WHO

FG to create job centres in 774 LGs ‘ Official

Ex-federal lawmakers beg Wike, Makinde, others to leave Ayu alone

Over 300 lives have been lost to flood this year ‘ NEMA DG

Provide relief materials for Nasarawa flood victims, state assembly begs Sule


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