Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, 17 November 2022

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines



Trump pulls trigger on 2024 White House run

Poland says blast likely caused by Ukraine missile in accident

Crypto turmoil ‘not a surprise’, says ECB
Zelensky tells G20 leaders ‘terrorist state among you’

Litigant slams N100m suit against IGP, four others over alleged illegal detention

Army General dies after accident in Lagos

Messi scores in final World Cup warmup game

Competition changing e-hailing ride dynamics across globe

Investors seek incentives to boost agro firms’ contributions to GDP, NGX

SAP Launches SAP Build to Unleash Business Expertise ‘ Partners with Coursera to Empower a New Generation of Developers

2023 Election: No going back on the use of BVAS ‘ INEC

South-East, Middle Belt forum, others, slam Soludo over comments on Obi

Petrol price hits N250 per litre in Awka as customers lament

BUK postpones Examination as ASUU protest salary cut

Police take over notorious criminal hideout in Rivers


Public hospitals battling dilapidated infrastructure, brain drain Duchess Hospital CEO

Naira redesign targets looted funds EFCC chair

Friends criticising me lobbied for vice-president slot Tinubu

Lekki FTZ plans efficient port system

No digital economy without stable electricity Sahara Power

CJN Ariwoolas warning to judges timely

We shall devolve power to states Atiku

APC, Ayu disagree over bid to win Lagos

INEC to meet Ganduje, Ortom over 2023 elections

Vote good leaders, Ohanaeze tells southeasterners

Ship berthing cost down by 86%, says group

FG conducts feasibility studies on 3,658km railway routes

Nigeria missing out on crude oil boom Don

FG unveils tech to track, identify livestock nationwide

AfDB invests $20m in Africas renewable energy

Stakeholders intensify calls for Land Use Act amendment

Blame Pinnick for Eagles W’Cup absence ‘ Rohr

Abuja communities where residents live in fear of miners

Candidates must honour presidential town halls and debates

Lagos hoodlum caught selling phone to robbed victims -wife

Terrorists kill 15 female gang members, allege witchcraft

11 cultists nabbed for terrorising Lagos neighbourhood

Suspected food poisoning kills Anambra family of six

Gunmen abduct Ogun businessman, in-law hospitalised

Nine killed as gunmen invade Plateau community

33 children, 126 other Nigerians return from Libya

Four gang members abduct, rape teenager in Zamfara

Oyetola fails to serve summons on REC, tribunal adjourns

FG, ASUU begin fresh showdown, minister tackles lecturers

Adesanya arrested in US over metal knuckles

Lawyers write EU on Kanu, say IPOB leader sick

Surrender mandate if APC loses, parties tell Buhari

Soldier crushes general to death in Lagos barracks

Produce Adelekes certificates, Osun election tribunal tells INEC

Wike my man of the year, Oshiomhole declares

ICPC website ranked best of 220 ministry, agency portals

Ronaldo to miss WCup friendly against Nigeria

Zamfara: Abductors kill six-year-old after collecting N2.5m ransom


Atiku at NGE Forum, Vows to Continue Obasanjo’s Economic Policies

Tinubu: I Can’t Islamise Nigeria If I Couldn’t Islamise My Home

Senate Backs CBN on Naira Redesign After Rowdy Session

Report: Average Remuneration of Nigerian CEOs Dropped to N332.49m in 2021

Drama as Senate Panel Members On Oil Theft Disown Report

IMF Officials Visit ICPC, Says MDAs Should Address Pervasive Corruption

NDDC Releases List of 2,506 Projects Completed Under Buhari

Obasanjo, Emefiele, Adesina, Nnaji Nominated for Nigeria Power Sector 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award

Obasanjo: It’s Not Too Much to Ask for Devolution of Power

Adesina: Uncoordinated Execution of Power Sector Plans to Blame for Electricity Supply Deficit

2023: EU Says 80% of Activities Will Be on Gender Inclusion

Floods: Drama as Southern Lawmakers Accuse NEMA of Favoritism in Relief Materials’ Distribution

ASUU: FG Insists on No Work, No Pay

Okowa: Nigeria’s Insecurity is Result of Widening Poverty

US Agency Launches Program to Expand HIV Treatment among Pediatrics, Adolescents, Pregnant Women

Tinubu’s Gaffes Are Signs He’s Unfit, Says PDP Campaign

Plateau Symbolically Cleanses Land After APC Presidential Flag-off

Court Adjourns Ruling on Application Seeking to Stop Sale of Ibadan Disco

Buhari Okays N134bn for Military Veterans, Reiterates Commitment to Safer Nigeria

EFCC Chairman Says Naira Redesign May Strengthen Currency to N200/$1

Tinubu Woos CAN, Promises Not to Run Govt on Religious Bias

Court Sentences Sokoto Director to 7-years Imprisonment over Job Scam

Illegal Detention: Banker Sues IG, Others, Demands N100m

Obaseki: We’re Transforming Edo into a Smart Hub with Fibre Connectivity in 18 LGAs

Lawmakers Say N58m Proposed Capital Budget for BPP in 2023 Meagre

Alaghodaro Summit: Edo People Don’t Need Residency Identity Cards, Says APC Chair


Osun tribunal summons INEC to present Adelekes nomination form

Nigeria Decides 2023: Money politicsll fail in 2023 FGBMFI President

Atiku tells editors he’ll form govt of national unity, already prepared framework for restructuring

2023 World Wrestling Championships: Nigerian wrestlers, others to pick Olympic tickets in Belgrade

NPAs efforts at eliminating systemic corruption attract global commendation

RMAFC queries GOEs non-remittance of revenues to Federation Account

Digital economy: NITDA reaffirms commitment to youth empowerment

MAN urges LPG investorsto liaise with CBN on special gas fund to boost supply

ASUU: No going back on no work no pay FG

NEMA receives another batch of 259 stranded Nigerians from Libya

Nnamdi Kanus release: Lawyer writes EU delegation for intervention

Rail vandalism: Again, absence of defendant stalls case in Nasarawa

Gunmen kill 9 family members in Plateau

Insecurity: DHQ holds joint simulation exercise to tame terrorists

Flood: Were excluded from relief materials, Anambra community tells NEMA, SEMA

Ailing ex-footballer Henry Nwosu flown out of Asaba

NPA efforts at eliminating systemic corruption attracts global commendation


Fresh attack in Plateau village leaves 9 family members dead

ASUU members received their rightful salary in October ‘ FG

Petrol price hits N250 per litre in Awka as customers lament

Maritime workers issue 7-day strike notice

IMF visits ICPC, seeks end to corruption

Buhari urged to institute judicial inquiry into oil theft

Senate approves CBN Naira redesign Policy

Drama in Senate as committee members disown oil theft report

2023: Prioritise policies for women, girls, US tells political candidates

2023: Change the narrative, refuse to sit on the fence ‘ TUC to Workers

NASS to give financial support to families of fallen heroes, veterans

Reps lament FIRS inability to access stock certificate of crude lifted by oil companies

Amendment Bill for restructuring ready ‘ Atiku

Buhari approves N134bn security allowance for veteran military officers

100 days to 2023 elections: Eschew violence -INEC tells parties, candidates

NSF: No fitness certificate, no officiating, Ministry warns technical officials

Nigeria vs Portugal: Ronaldo ruled out of friendly due to stomach bug

It’s caused massive suffering, G20 leaders condemn Russia/Ukraine war

2023 election: I won’t recommend or dismiss anyone ‘ Kumuyi

Floods: Senate asks FG to release N500bn from Service Wide Vote for road rehabilitation

ASUU’s eight months strike affect students’ psyche, emotions ‘ Sultan

Amnesty boss makes case for recruitment of ex-militants in NSCDC

With BVAS, PDP would’ve lost Delta in 2015, 2019 ‘ Ogboru


Again, TETFund Reiterates Calls For Upward Review Of Education Tax

73 Get First Class As Nile Varsity Holds 10th Convocation

Insecurity: FCTA Demolishes Shanties At Katampe Extension

10 UNIABUJA Students Win N3.7m Research Grants

Tarka Varsity VC Rues Antagonism From Benue Host Community

2023 Budget: 5.7% Allocation To Health Inadequate ‘ CSOs

As Dilapidated Infrastructure Threatens Passengers’ Safety On Inland Waterways

Privatisation Council Okays Framework For $3bn Hydropower Plant In Benue

Unless Nigerians Get 24/7 Electricity Supply, We Have Failed ‘ Sahara Group MD

Probe 1,714 PAP Scholarship Racketeering, Stakeholders Urge Amnesty Boss


Stakeholders seek to optimise investment opportunities at Diaspora Summit

NIDCOM calls for synergy, direct diaspora investment

ABU, UK varsity to conduct research on out-of-school children in Nigeria, others

UNICEF, NUJ task journalists to focus on women, children issues

UNESCO trains students on entrepreneurship in creative arts

Reps committee mulls merger of ASCON, Public Service Institute

NUC harps on entrepreneurship education in tackling graduate unemployment

African ministers at COP27 unite to push for loss, damage, climate finance

COP27: Governments announce plan to accelerate decarbonisation of 5 major sectors

World Bank responds to alleged involvement in Nigeria’s Water Resources Bill

Nigeria Air/ET deal: Nigerian airlines crying over spilled milk

Aviation unions knock Sirika over rush to execute numerous projects

Domestic flights bounce back as FAAN reopens Lagos airport runway 18Left

How not to leave behind a battered aviation sector

Insecurity on Lagos-Ibadan expressway: Oyo govt engages hunters, vigilante, Baales, business owners

Sit down, resolve ASUU crisis once and for all, Sultan tells FG

G-5 Governors will continue to preach equity, justice, fairness ‘ Wike

My administration will be blind to religious affiliations, Tinubu assures CAN

IGP warns officers against destabilising community policing


NEC insists on use of technology for credible polls, 100 days to general election

NDDC releases list of 2,506 projects completed under Buhari

FEC approves over N10.96b for ministry’s contracts, FRSC vehicles

Buhari okays N134.7b for payment of military veterans

Court rejects jailed Maina’s request for treatment outside prison

‘Media needs protection to probe inequalities, corruption’

‘We’ll elevate private education’

‘Tinubu will uplift youths as president’

17 new Lassa fever cases reported in one week, says NCDC

UHC: Governors seek increased funding for basic health care

2023: Atiku promises govt of national unity, restructuring

2023: PDP will win Lagos, 24 other states, says Ayu

Fed Govt insists on no-work, no-pay for ASUU members

Rivers won’t vote for president along party lines, says Wike

Power devolution behind Southwest groups’ agitations, says Obasanjo

Three local operators rejected Nigeria Air offer, says Sirika

Oil theft: Ship, 26 suspects risk life imprisonment, says Fed Govt


Superstitions Related to Gambling Around the World

Obi no longer third force, has surpassed Atiku, Tinubu in 2023 race ‘ Okupe

Tinubu mourns late Lagos Assembly member Omititi who slumped at Jos rally

Yoruba Nation: Sunday Igboho reveals when he’ll visit Nigeria


2023: Tinubu’s gaffes show he’s a Disaster waiting to Happen – Melaye

Plateau PDP members clean Jos venue of APC presidential flag-off

I Regret Working For Obaseki, Wike Tells Oshiomhole

Seven years after, aviation roadmap mired in controversies, delays

UK commits $100m fund for women enterprises in Nigeria

British High Commissioner in Nigeria, Catriona Laing

Osun: Tribunal asks INEC to produce Adeleke’s academic certificates

Govt tasked on interventions as fuel price rises, naira depreciates

Senate backs CBN’s naira redesign policy after rowdy session

FG to curb effects of chemicals among practitioners

Okowa to FG: End insecurity before 2023 elections

PDP crisis: G-5 demands equity in reconciliation moves

Sack Jigawa REC, CSOs petition Buhari, INEC

Osun: Tribunal asks INEC to produce Adeleke’s certificates

I won’t support Kwara gov’s reelection — Senator Oloriegbe


APC House of Reps Candidate For Bomadi/Patani Fed Constituency Arrested Over N150m Fraud

Why the military is winning the war

Call EFCC Boss to Order-Ohanaeze tells Buhari Says Anti-graft Agent has become a witch-hunt

Foundation trains police oversight agencies on human rights documentation, management.

Our struggle is patriotic, aimed at repositioning Nigerian Universities to compete globally- ASUU

Audit Query: Reps gives NPA, UBEC, TETFUND 25 Heads Of MDAs 24 hours Ultimatum to appear

Oil companies operating without certificates- Reps

Reps begin probe into 6.5 billion unrecovered revenue


Why Nigerian youths prefer crypto, others to local stocks

Nigeria misses millions of dollars on failed Brass, Olokola LNG projects

Spare parts costs on FX crisis ground planes

Donald Trump announces 2024 presidential race bid

High prices squeeze Nigerians as household expenditure rises 12% in H1

Inflation slows salaries, wages growth in Q2

Families struggling to maintain living standards

Business owners, students lament high cost of living on campus

Biggest devaluation may be on the cards for naira

Seplat grows after-tax profit by 144% to N34bn

Nigeria must tackle insecurity, diversify economy for shared prosperity- Gambari

SME participation in financial market seen as tool to drive prosperity


HURIWA Hails EFCC For Seizure Of Huge Amount Of Foreign Currencies At Airports

HURIWA Carpets Soludo, Uzodimma Over Failure To Conduct LG Elections

NATO: Poland Blast Likely Caused By Ukrainian Missile

Elon Musk To Relaunch Twitter’s Blue Check Subscription On Nov 29

We’re Not Consulting Deities Against Soludo ‘ Ohanaeze

Enugu Monarch Donates Two-bedroom House To Indigent Widow

2023: APC Trains Grassroot Mobilisers On Anger Management, Effective Door-to-door Communication

2023: Tinubu Blessing PDP Sure Sign We Will Win ‘ Ayu


World Cup 2022: Pubs refuse to show games over human rights record in Qatar

INEC To Nigerians: Clear 2023 voters’ register

2023: De-emphasise rallies, Nkire tells political parties

Tinubu Assures CAN: I’ve never, won’t run my administration on religious bias

Ozekhome calls for immediate release of Kanu

Uproar in Senate over Naira redesign

Report: CBN may devalue naira steeply after 2023 elections

2023: Close ranks, get your PVCs ‘ Ohanaeze tells Ndigbo

Wike apologises to Oshiomhole for past remarks

Flooding: NEMA neglected worst affected states ‘Reps

MAN: Setting agenda for Nigeria’s industrialisation dream

Tax: Manufacturers restate call for government to lighten production costs

SEC: We need to mitigate cyber risks

Asaba 2022: Okowa tasks contractors to finish projects on time

Money Laundering: Five convicted Nigerian athletes to forfeit assets to American govt


When economic policies favour the ruling class

NNPC Board: Disambiguating Araraume’s ‘fight’ with Buhari

We’re working on power restoration at FCE Okene ‘ AEDC

Cross River to deworm 800,000 children against helminthiasis within 5 days ‘ Official

2023: Nigerians want solution to problems not change slogan ‘ Reps candidate

Boko Haram kills 20 women labeled witches in Borno

Buhari approves N134bn for military veterans, assures of handing over Nigeria free of insecurity

Zik’s annual lecture: Ozekhome, Okowa others proffer solution to Nigeria’s security challenges




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