Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 17 January 2023

Nigerian Newspapers Headlines


Black Panther hits N1bn box-office record in WAfrica

Lack of focused leadership responsible for insecurity Obi

Bitter politics wont aid development, says Jonathan

Group seeks Obis disqualification over dual citizenship

Emefiele, DSSs running battle paused as CBN gov resumes

Ebonyi PDP mum as INEC delists party candidates

FG inaction delays HPV vaccine

ASUU may sue FG over withheld salaries

PDP, APC trade blame over voter manipulation claim

2023: Without a turnaround, economy may implode

Ogun denies Atiku access to stadium for rally

Parties remember women only during rallies, elections President, African council

Oil blocs licensing will end in April FG

NAssembly resumes today, N23.7tn loan restructuring tops agenda

States, LGs meet RMAFC, demand higher revenue allocation

Crowdfunding, future of real estate NPTA president

Terror attacks, rising debts top Nigerias risks WEF

Inflation drops slightly, production costs remain high

Rivers lover strangles girlfriend, burns self to death

Benin monarch consoles Edo train attack victims

Be fair to smaller parties, group urges INEC


Atiku: It’s Too Risky to Hand over Nigeria to Tinubu or Obi

Emefiele Resumes, Says He Remains Committed to His Oath of Office, Buhari’s Policy Direction

NUPRC: Seven Deep Offshore Mini-bid Winners to Be Announced in Next Four Months

At Chatham House, Obi Vows to Destroy Structure Holding Nigerians Captive

Increased Spending, Energy, Production Costs Drive Inflation to 21.34%

Kogi Rejects Ohinoyi of Ebiraland’s Response to Query

Edo Train Attack: Rescued Victims Recount Ordeal, Hail Government

Policeman Killed as Gunmen Again Attack INEC Office in Enugu

SPV Gate: APC Demands Immediate Arrest, Prosecution of Atiku

Court Decides Fate of Registered Voters’ without PVCs January 30

Finance Bill 2022: PwC Analyst Raises Fear of Further Investments Decline

Chief Economists Say Global Recession Likely in 2023

Group Condemns Expulsion of ARISE Cameraman from Tinubu’s NESG Dialogue

Ahead of Elections, Jonathan Warns Politicians against Bitterness, Verbal Attacks

You’re Manipulating PVC Collection Process in Lagos, PDP Accuses APC

Edo Steps Up Campaign against Lassa Fever, Rallies Patent Medicine Dealers

Report: Richest 1% Hold Nearly Twice as Much Wealth as Rest of the World Put Together

RMAFC Begins Process to Review Revenue Sharing Formula for States, LGs

Police Witness Tells Court How ASP Vandi Murdered Raheem

Anxiety in Ebonyi as INEC Delists Ebonyi PDP Governorship, N’Assembly Candidates

INEC Urged to Engage Professional Bodies for Credible Elections

Keyamo: No Evidence Tinubu Has Health Issues

2023: Court Decides Fate of Registered Voters without PVCs January 30

MRA: Expulsion of ARISE TV Cameraman from APC Presidential Campaign Programme Bizarre, High-handed, Violation of Media Rights

DSS vs Emefiele: ACJHR Urges Buhari to Save Judiciary from Ridicule

Obi, Now National Project, Says Ex-House Leader


PDP raises the alarm over alleged APC manipulation, intimidation of voters in Lagos

Tension in Ebonyi PDP as INEC delistsguber, NASS candidates

Confusion as campaign council, LOC disagree over Kwara APC presidential rally

2023 electionll be fight to finish, Wike declares

APC PCC describes Bakare as political neophyte

Tinubu meets APC election planning, monitoring teams

Elections, cashless policy, others to shape economys performance in 2023

Customs loses N135bnin waivers to NDDC

Well work with private sector to grow Nigerias economy Atiku

AfCFTA: Buhari urges Africa to diversify, boost trade

UN lists Nigeria among countries worst-hit by malnutrition

Outspan reaffirms commitment to dairy sector, renews MoU with KADALCU

OPS blames lingering fuel scarcity on corruption, demands investigation into subsidy scam

Omobolanle: Suspected killer cop pleads not guilty as trial begins

Again, gunmen raze Enugu INEC office, kill policeman

Kwara: Confusion as campaign council, LOC disagree on APC presidential rally

We recovered lawmakers stolen car, seized N302.5m worth of contraband in 187 seizures NCS


UK’s Johnson bags lucrative deal for tell-all memoir

Shakhtar to give $25m of Mudryk fee to aid war victims in Ukraine

Putin slams growing Western arms deliveries to Ukraine

Court sentences four men to death for killing ex-Osun Deputy Governor’s cousin

NSCDC arrests 65-year-old man for raping 11-year-old orphan

Two men to die by hanging for killing, robbing okada rider in Osun

Bolanle Raheem: Lagos arraigns Vandi on murder charge

Gunmen attack INEC office in Enugu, kill security officer

Delta 2023: Omo-Agege challenges governorship rival, Oborevwori, to public debate

UK vows more action against Iran after execution

Eight states register for NSSFF American Football Championship

AfCFTA reforms to boost Nigeria’ non-oil export by over 15%

NLNG says Bonny plant still in operation

Profit taking drags capitalisation by N89 billion

FG committed to full implementation of industrial sector policies

FG commences pre-bid exercise for seven new oil blocs

Headline inflation slows to 21.34% amid festive spending

Labour kicks as FG plans to monitor implementation of minimum wage

Brymo apologizes for bigoted comment against the Igbo tribe

One dead, dozens injured at bull-taming contest in India


South-East ‘ll be greatest beneficiary of Tinubu’s presidency ‘ APC PCC member

Lagos arraigns alleged killer of female lawyer, Omobolanle Raheem

Inflation rate declines, food rate increases in December 2022

No blessing in giving money to your rich parents ‘ Daddy Freeze

Uyo Court jails beautician for internet fraud

South Africa to welcome Russian, Chinese warships amid criticisms

Delta Polls: Omo-Agege challenges Oborevwori to public debate

Alleged graft, treason: Tinubu, Atiku seek each other’s arrest, disqualification

APC group loyal to Osoba joins PDP in Ogun

Chatham House: Peter Obi was ‘stingy’, answered questions himself unlike ‘generous’ Tinubu ‘ Kenneth Okonkwo

Atiku not afraid of investigation; Tinubu’s one to be prosecuted ‘ Dino Melaye

How actor allegedly stabbed neighbour to death over N1, 000 electricity bill ‘ Police

Why women lie about their age in their 30s,’ Mercy Eke’s best friend reveals

BREAKING: INEC delists Ebonyi PDP gov’ship, NASS candidates from list of 2023 contestants


Atiku, Tinubu Renew War Over Alleged Corruption

Bolanle Raheem: Accused Officer, Vandi, Pleads Not Guilty

Stop Brain Drain Now, Medical Directors Tell Federal Govt

New Oil Bid Round To Advance Energy Security, Sustainability ‘ NUPRC

Military Kills 2 Wanted Terrorist Commanders, 40 Others In Niger

Liquidity Crunch Threatens Federal Govt’s 6m Mass Metering Deployment

Jonathan Warns Politicians Against Hate Campaigns

At Chatham House, Obi Says He Will Dismantle Inefficiency

DSS Denies Invading CBN, As Emefiele Resumes Duty After Annual Leave

Customs Recovers Lawmaker’s N60m SUV From Armed Robbers

4 To Die By Hanging Over Robbery and Murder In Osun

Query: Kogi Govt Rejects Ohinoyi’s Response Over Illegal Title


Delta 2023: Let’s go for national TV debate, Omo-Agege challenges PDP’s Oborevwori

Nigeria to dedicate 0.5% GDP to research development ‘ Buhari

CBN Gov, Emefiele resumes duty after annual leave

DSS/Emefiele Face-Off: DSS didn’t invade CBN headquarters ‘ Spokesperson

2023: Why Tinubu is ineligible to run for presidency ‘ PDP

I will stop corruption when elected ‘ Peter Obi at Chatham House

25 millions Nigerians risk food insecurity in 2023 ‘ Report

JUST IN: Gunmen attack INEC office in Enugu

IPOB rejects Soludo offer to be Nnamdi Kanu’s surety

Tension as Ebonyi PDP guber, Reps, Senate candidates missing in INEC list

2023: North will support Obi to Rescue Nigeria ‘ Group

Diri swears in Acting CJ, promises stronger relationship with judiciary

APC is manipulating Lagos voters through PVCs to rig 2023 elections ‘ PDP raises alarm

2023: Make completion of Ajaokuta Steel your top priority when emerging president, Natasha tells Atiku

Prove Datti corrupt, I’ll renounce my ambition ‘ Obi

Crisis rocks Ondo PDP as state working committee demands removal of party chairman

Tweeps shower encomium on Nigerian doctor over successful surgery on Aproko Doctor

Jagaban Army’, treasonable, affront on Nigerian Armed Forces ”’ Atiku/Okowa Campaign


Protect your votes, Tinubu advises APC members, supporters

Ondo PDP crisis deepens, as State Working Committee asks chairman to step down

It’s baseless to ask for Tinubu’s medical report, says Keyamo

P&ID: Court okays ex-Lagos commissioner’s foreign medical trip

Channel 0.5% of GDP into R&D, Buhari tells NEC

APC puts off presidential rally in Kwara

Jonathan accuses politicians of uttering too much bitterness over polls

Elections in Rivers’ll be fight-to-finish, Wike boasts

Why new revenue formula plan can’t work, by RMAFC

Wizkid and I make beautiful babies, says Jada Pollock

Nollywood stars rally for Tinubu in Lagos

Emefiele resumes amid tight security

Rivers interest will prevail in 2023, Wike insists

Ondo PDP crisis deepens as SWC asks chairman to step down

26 billionaires who died in 2022

Kogi monarch gets 48-hour ultimatum to respond to govt’ query

How actor stabbed neighbour to death over N1,000 electricity bill

UPDATED: ASP Vandi pleads not guilty to killing Lagos lawyer

Police arraign journalist for alleged defamatory Facebook post

Police launch manhunt for attackers of Enugu INEC office


Atiku campaign demands Tinubu’s arrest over ‘Jagaban Army’ formation

Aproko Doctor: Neurosurgeon, Dr Tayo Ojo, praised for successful brain surgery

True statesman, man of the masses’ ‘ Buhari salutes Akande at 84

Godwin Emefiele must beware of fair weather friends ‘ Shehu Sani

Possible High Paying Job Opportunities for Women Without Academic Degree

Brain tumor: I’ve been fighting for my life for 3 weeks ‘ Aproko Doctor


 What is Buhari’s peace award really worth?

‘Jagaban Army’: PDP Campaign Calls For Tinubu’s Arrest

Arrest Atiku in 72hrs or get sued, Keyamo tells EFCC

Emefiele: I’m surprised Buhari hasn’t called DSS to order – Falana

How Customs lost N135bn to NDDC in waivers

Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC), retired Col. Hameed Ali

FG to create 5m jobs through smart agriculture

We’ll spend 0.5% of GDP on research, development – Buhari

I will dismantle structures holding Nigerians down, says Obi at Chatham House

Oil price, election outcome pose risk to Nigeria’s economy – Access pension

Atiku: It’s risky to hand over Nigeria to Tinubu or Obi

Keyamo: No basis asking for Tinubu’s health status

Nigeria to earn N6trn annually from fuel subsidy removal ‘ CPPE


Ohanaeze hails Fr Mbakas return to Adoration Ministry

Group commends military for total submission to democracy

Peace returns to Finima Community after years of chieftaincy tussle

2023: LP, Umeh kick accuse Soludo of dismantling Obi, LP candidates billboards

Attack on Ugochinyere, bad signals ahead of elections Saraki

Campaign funding: Tinubu, APC governorship, National Assembly candidates meet in Abuja

Nigerias non-oil export revenue hit $4.820bn in 2022 NEPC

How a poor northern state, Kogi built Africas first international hospital



HURIWA Backs Soludo On Release Of Kanu, Says Dialogue Vital For Peaceful Poll

2023: Rivers Elections’ll Be Fight To Finish ‘ Wike

Diri, Ex-Bayelsa SSG Tackle PDP Chairman Over Southern Ijaw Federal Constituency Election Comments

Investors Express Confidence In Buhari-Backed CBN Policies

DSS Breaks Silence, Says We Didn’t Invade CBN Office

Igueben Train Attack: Rescued Victims Recount Ordeal, Hail Edo Govt

2023: Ebonyi PDP Candidates’ Names Missing As INEC Updates List

2022 Electoral Act May Hamper Election Cases In Nigeria ‘ NBA Boss

Security Man Killed As Gunmen Attack Enugu INEC Office

SPVs’: Atiku Should Drop Presidential Ambition, Arrested, Prosecuted ‘ Tinubu



CBN Governor, Emefiele, resumes after vacation

Technology: There’re more frontiers to be exploited by talented entrepreneurs, says Osinbajo

2023: Tinubu, Atiku clash over corruption allegations, political thuggery

Chatham House: I’m going to declare war on power sector ‘Obi

IPOB to Soludo: Kanu’s continued detention illegal, surety needless

I’ll work with private sector to solve Nigeria’s economic challenges ‘Atiku

National Assembly delaying new revenue formula ‘RMAFC

Police confirm attack on Enugu INEC office, death of officer

Import Duty Crisis: FG loses N180bn to NNPCL, NDDC

Omobolanle Raheem: Suspected killer cop pleads not guilty

NERC advises Discos on need to meet loss reduction targets

Budget Benchmark: FG urged to address poor investment in oil sector

Oil and gas still relevant energy sources ‘ IEA

Evaluating FG’s 3mbpd Oil production target

New airline to foray into N40bn domestic cargo service

PMS Crisis: Marketers restate call for NNPCL to rehabilitate depots

General Election: Concerns as violence poses threat

Igbo group berates Tinubu over ‘soaked sliced bread’ comment

Tinubu to Bakare: Your zero score at Presidential Primaries affects your political reasoning



Emefiele resumes duty after vacation abroad

2023: 25m Nigerians risk food insecurity, FAO, UNICEF raisealarm

Food inflation, a closely watched index, fell to 23.75 per

Nigeria’s inflation rate eases in December, first drop in 11 months

We are tired of failed promises every four years- Ohanaeze, Arewa, Afenifere youths

2023 UTME: Paperless communication kicks off ‘ JAMB

Exposed! How PDP hired crowd from 7 states, paraded expired members as defectors at campaign rally ‘ APC

Obi at Chatham House: My presidency ‘ll dislodge inefficiency, transactional policies in government

Policeman killed, another injured in INEC office attack in Enugu South

N23.7trillion Ways and Means restructuring, others top agenda as NASS resumes

Otti vows to restore LG autonomy in Abia

Tinubu/Shettima media support donates N100, 000 to Borno PLWDs

Make completion of Ajaokuta Steel your priority, Natasha tells Atiku

Bolanle Raheem: Defence counsel delays trial as Vandi pleads ‘not guilty

Nasarawa: Obi LG APC stakeholders raise N12.3m to mobilise support for candidates

APC postpones Tinubu/Shettima presidential rally in Kwara



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