Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, 21 Sept. 2022

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Macron brands invasion of Ukraine return to ‘imperialism’

UN Education Summit: How Nigeria can end the learning crisis in schools

Indian girl dies after allegedly being raped, set on fire

Nigerians may shock political class, parties in 2023, Obaseki warns

Rivers: Witness’ absence stalls orderly trial of police officer accused of sexually abusing teenagers

Ibadan: Police arrest 20-year-old boy for sexual assault, killing of 17-year-old girl in church

Abuja businesswoman petitions IGP, alleges threat to life over deal with Ebonyi government

Soludo seeks partnership with TETFund on project delivery in tertiary institutions

Niger Delta council demands amendment of PIA on remittance of gas flare penalty

Soludo’s six months in office marked by unmatched commitment, says Miyetti Allah

Minister demands deployment of N50b floating dock within months

Over 95 per cent of Nigerian seafarers unaware of CBA content

FG in urgent need of $2bn debt owed by oil firms, says NEITI

Experts hinge airport revenue surge on customer satisfaction

FG to leave behind N60.9tr debt, other liabilities in 2023

Nigerians are feeling uncertain, and their searches show it

Moves to block Kaduna-Abuja highway unacceptable ‘ KDSG

Experts on Africa launches Media Training Competition to support the visibility of African Voices

Back to school: How learners in Nigeria use technology to prepare for the new school year

556 outstanding LASU students get scholarship

Dry ports: MOWCA to facilitate trade deal between Nigeria, Chad

Internet users in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, others up by 13%

Lawan loses out as Akpabio, Umahi make INEC’s final list


Rivers: Police comb bushes, creeks, rescue four abductees

Jonathan, Abdulsalami, Kukah call for peaceful polls

CAN president warns against divisive sermons

Shonekans interim government designed to fail, says Tinubu

National unity, Nigerias biggest challenge Osinbajo

Muslim-Muslim ticket: APC risks losing poll, says Dogara

Students to block Abuja airport, Kaduna road today

INEC clears Atiku, Tinubu, Obi, 4,223 jostle for NAssembly

FG commences processes for Baro port concession

INEC: REC appointments must be above board

I’m not working for Tinubu Lagos LP chair

Three Nasarawa herdsmen gang-rape 14-year-old girl to coma

Flood kills 24, displaces 130,200 in Adamawa, Plateau

Five arraigned over N40.6m fraud in Lagos

Men in court over N100m procurement fraud

Lagos factory worker kills friend over N300, flees

Defend N712m fraud allegation, court tells Lamido

Reps begin investigation into NNPCs 32-year joint ventures

Buharis daughter bags UK degree amid ASUU strike

Aisha Buhari laments increase in child labour

LASU awards scholarships to 556 outstanding students

Govt warns against blocking Kaduna-Abuja road


Lawmakers Lament as Nigeria’s Debt Reaches an All-time High of N42.84trn

Nigeria Witnessing Rising Cases of Child Labour, Say Aisha Buhari, Ngige

WHO Commences Investigation into Ebola Outbreak in Uganda

LASU Awards Scholarship to 556 First Class Students

Substandard Facilities: Safety Regulatory Agency Begins Nationwide Audit of Discos’ Installations

Audit Report: House Summons Accountant General over MDAs’ 2020 Financial Accounts

Lawan Out, Akpabio, Umahi in, as INEC Releases Final List for National Elections

Desist from Acting Like Wike’s Aide, APC Taunts Makinde

FG Punishing Lecturers Instead of Addressing Issues, Says ASUU

67 Nigerians Killed in Six Days over Insecurity

NACCIMA Tasks Govt on Stemming Escalating Inflation

Lawmakers Summon Malami, Nami, Oil Firms CEOs over NNPCL JV, PSCs Contracts

ICPC Chairman Tasks Monarchs, Clerics on Fight against Corruption

Makinde Gifts 10 Vehicles to Police, Approves N12.5bn Road Project

Buhari Seeks Senate’s Approval for N402bn to Settle Debts Owed Exporters, States

2023 Budget: Lawmakers Lament Rising Debt, Crude Oil Theft, Seek Solutions

Crude Oil Theft Pushing Nigeria’s Economy to Coma, Lawan Laments

Court Affirms Kefas as Taraba PDP Gubernatorial Candidate


2023: Police warn Kaduna politicians against violating Electoral Act

INEC clears Atiku, Tinubu, Obi, 15 others for presidential poll

Nigerian professionals endorse Obi, float body to help his campaign

Road to 2023: Labour Party on rescue mission in Enugu Nnamchi

Taraba guber: Court sacks APC candidate, orders fresh primary

World Athletics officially ratifies Amusans world record

Lagos ready for business Sanwo-Olu tells investors

Exchange rate killing Nigerian economy Expert

IPOB: Kanu must not die in prison, Ohanaeze warns

Gbajabiamila expresses concern over long term impact of govt borrowing

Nigeria a failed state, Yoruba, Igbo, Middle Belt groups tell world leaders

Drama in court as lawyer dumps client over huge allegations

Putin meets Bosnian Serb separatist leader, praises Serbia

Child labour hard to curb despite legislative efforts-Aisha Buhari

2023: Ayade tasks RECon free, fair, credible elections in the state

Ukraine war thrusts German climate action into spotlight

Insecurity: Be proactive, Olubadan tells family, village heads



No agenda to Islamise Nigeria, says Islamic Devt Bank

2023: Same-faith ticket guaranteed to end in spectacular failure, Dogara hits APC

Osun Election Tribunal: Stop misleading public ‘ Group warns APC, PDP

47 public school teachers suffering from mental health issues ‘ Osun commissioner

Anxiety grips Lekki residents as port project nears completion

Queen Elizabeth: Lagos Assembly advocates improved welfare for first-class monarchs

70 per cent female students in Nigeria experience sexual harassment ‘ WHO

PDP Ticket: Atiku/Okowa betrayed South ‘ Mayor of Urhoboland

FG wants partnerships to tackle 15m in child labour

2023: Mixed reactions in Edo as INEC releases candidates lists

State police is inevitable, says Senate spokesperson

ICPC urges traditional rulers, religious leaders to tackle corruption

How medical doctor, others were arrested over fake surgery in C’River

NAPTIP rescues 19 survivors of human trafficking in Kano

Police parade 15 suspected kidnappers, rescue victims in Oyo

Man arrested over alleged rape, murder of I7-yr-old girl in Ibadan church

How Vanguard’s Crime Editor escaped Okada mob action

Prolonged ASUU strike worrisome ‘Methodist Prelate, Sanusi

Makurdi residents flee as surging River Benue submerge parts of state capital

Oil theft pushing Nigeria’s economy into coma ‘ Lawan

Senate asks police, DSS to probe bloody attack on Ubah’s convoy


No Senator Is Interested In Buhari’s Impeachment Again ‘ Orji Kalu

Kwara Group Kicks Against Appointment Of New UNILORIN VC

Nigeria Targets N500bn Revenue From 5G Spectrums Auction

Buhari To Launch Integrated National Financing Framework For Sustainable Devt

NASS Transmit Start Up Bill To Buhari For Assent

Nigeria Loses 200,000bpd Oil Production To Shell’s Asset Maintenance

There Won’t Be Fuel Scarcity In December, NNPC Assures Nigerians

Ayade, Cleric Charge Judges On Quick Dispensation Of Justice

Man Arraigned For Threatening To Kill Gov Umahi

Niger Delta Stakeholders Oppose Termination Of Amnesty Programme

Lagos Begins Demolition Of Illegal Structures Along Lekki, Epe Expressway

Ooni Of Ife To FG: Don’t Push Youths To The Wall, End ASUU Strike Now

Bullion Van Robbery: Police Recover N10.18m From Ex-DSS Officer, 9 Others

CVR: INEC Denies Preventing 7m Nigerians From Registering

SNEPCo Harps On Safety Ahead Of Bonga Turnaround Maintenance

Obi: Obidient Movement Chides Oshiohmole Over Comments On Anambra Security

Nigeria Targets N500bn Revenue From 5G Spectrums Auction

Buhari To Launch Integrated National Financing Framework For Sustainable Devt

NASS Transmit Start Up Bill To Buhari For Assent

Nigeria Loses 200,000bpd Oil Production To Shell’s Asset Maintenance

500,000 Nigerians Affected By Heavy Flooding In 29 States ‘ NEMA

Pandemic ‘Is Over’ In US ‘ Joe Biden

Bandits Abduct 60, Kill 4 In Niger, Kaduna, Demand N200m Ransom

States’ Internal Revenue Rose To N1.67trn In 2021 ‘ Govs

Ajaokuta And Nigeria’s Fading Industrialisation Drive

Buhari Congratulates Marwa On Drug Bust

2023: Nigeria Does Not Need A Messiah As Next President ‘ Kukah


Reactions trail Buhari’s daughter-in-law’s graduation from UK university amid ASUU strike

Hate speech, fake news, propaganda, greatest threat to Nigeria’s democracy ‘ Jonathan

Reps urge FG to include Igbo-Ora town on UNESCO World Heritage Centres List

ASUU, FG must find middle ground to end strike ‘ Gbajabiamila

Suspected fake doctors, surgeons nabbed, 10 patients freed, facilities closed in Cross River

Buhari seeks senate’s approval for issuance of N402 bn promissory notes

60-year-old woman killed by gunmen in Plateau


2023: Atiku’s defunct PDM members, others declare support for Tinubu

Alleged N712m fraud: you have a case to answer, court tells Sule…

Lawan, Gbajabiamila: economic saboteurs depleting our national…

2023: CAN seeks issue-based campaigns

INEC clears Tinubu, Atiku, Obi, 15 others for 2023 poll

Gbajabiamila raises hope on end to Fed Govt/ASUU face-off

PDP crisis: Wike, allies meet to decide next step

U.S: why private sector must support democracy

Ohanaeze raises alarm over Kanu’s ‘deteriorating health’

Third Republic was designed to fail, says Tinubu

Active telephone lines hits 208 million – NCC

INEC clears Tinubu, Atiku, Obi, 15 others for 2023 presidency

Ohanaeze raises the alarm over Nnamdi Kanu’s health

Buhari seeks Senate’s nod to issue N402bn promissory notes

Buhari’s daughter-in-law graduates with First Class

Nigeria’s Speakers hold one-week retreat in Canada

How lawyer died chasing husband, alleged side chick

DisCos generate N398.16b in Q1, Q2


Saudi Arabia offers €138m to host Supercoppa Italiana

World Athletics ratifies Tobi Amusan’s hurdles world record

Stakeholders Decry Low Status of Women Representation in Nigeria

2023: Obaseki loses as INEC recognises candidates from Orbih’s camp

Strike: We don’t know what FG, ASUU are discussing – NANS President

Assent to digital rights and freedom bill, lawyer appeals to Buhari

Bills on security, many other critical issues stalled – Gbajabiamila

Strike: You must shift grounds, Gbajabiamila tells FG, ASUU

Ponzi, pyramid scheme promoters risk 10 years’ jail term

2023 Presidency: Wait for another time, Orji Kalu tells Igbo

Kano: NNPP guber candidate distances self from crowdfunding

I’m campaigning for Tinubu-Shettima presidency because it’s will of God – Smart Adeyemi

Flooding destroys rice farms in Taraba, farmers cry for help

ASUU Strike: NANS Suspends Lagos Protest, awaits outcome of Gbaja intervention

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

Bandits kill driver, abduct passengers in Katsina


TETFund doing well, entire FGs capital budget cant solve Nigerias education problems Soludo

FCTA demolishes over 2,000 unplanned structures at Ruga community

FCTA shares 360 metric tons Of food Items to vulnerable

Obi to Oshiomhole: You left N70bn debt, took N200m pay, built N300m house


Meet Daniel Olukoshi, the Nigerian with best A-level result records in UK

Ortom pleads with PDP leadership over Wike’s situation

As the world bids Queen Elizabeth II goodnight

Nigerian ports risk congestion as 6,000 containers sit idle

Naira sinks 73% in nine years as dollar shortage persists

Nigeria’s public debt rises to N42.84 trillion

Nigeria exports cigarettes worth N23.8 bn in H1

SNEPCo harps on safety ahead of Bonga Turnaround Maintenance


Oil Sector Probe: Reps Grill Oil Majors Over Production Sharing Contract From 1990

Why 2023 Presidential Election Should Be About Tinubu ‘ Afegbua

Heightened Inflationary Pressures In The Nigerian Economy Remain Very Troubling

Lagos 21st Century Economy Beckons As Ehingbeti Takes Sensitisation To Marketplaces

20-Year Old Man Parade In Ibadan Over Rape, Murder Of Teenager

Fears As Two Herdsmen Gang-Raped Teenage Girl To Coma In Nasarawa

ASUU Strike: El-Rufai Warns NANS Against Plans To Block Abuja-Kaduna Road

Russia, Ukraine Agree to Exchange of 200 Prisoners Or War ‘ Erdogan

5G Spectrum: NCC Promises Over N500bn Revenue In 2023

NCDMB Commences Intensive Training On GSM Repairs In Ogbomoso

2023: Why PDP Governors Dump Atiku, Backs Tinubu’s Presidential Bid


JUST IN: Gbajabiamila, House leadership to meet Buhari over ASUU strike

Ayu: Those calling for my resignation are unmindful of history

Obi: Ohanaeze debunks bribe-for-support allegation

Reps ask AGF, oil coys for documents as it probes 32-yr-old NNPC joint venture contracts

Presidential Poll: INEC clears Tinubu, Atiku, Obi, 15 others

NANS draws protest timetable, plans to ground Abuja

Senate directs Police, DSS to probe bloody attack on Ubah’s convoy

Buhari seeks Senate approval for issuance of N402bn Promissory Notes

FG tasked on World Bank’s $31.7bn climate fund use

AfDB boss, Senegalese president seek support for Africa’s low-income countries

Nigeria’s external reserves can support FX market in short term

Tapping inland waterways’ resources through partnership

Gas Emissions: Operators adopt green shipping to cut menace

Six countries dump N462bn used vehicles in Nigeria


Presidency: INEC clears Tinubu, Atiku, Obi, Kwankwanso, Kachikwu, 13 others, okays Akpabio, Umahi, 4,221 NASS candidates, Lawan’s fate uncertain

Strike: FG prefers punitive measures to addressing issues ‘ ASUU

Lady abandons month-old baby to co-passenger in Anambra

UNGA:Bawa to addresses world leaders on food security,illicit financial flows September 23

Insecurity: FCTA removes over 2,000 shanties inrugacommunity

APC applauds Akeredolu’s appointment as Tinubu/Shettima zonal coordinator

Uganda declares Ebola virus disease outbreak

25 million malnourished as Nigeria ranks first in Africa ‘ Expert

AP guber candidate in Osun suffers bid to return to PDP

Call for INEC chairman’s resignation laughable, unpatriotic- Ohanaeze youth

Nigerian men don’t want me, they want my dad’s money ‘Cuppy




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