News Headlines Jan 31, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 31, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Lassa fever: Four die of ‘strange’ disease in Benue
Durodola eyes Cruiser-weight title
Adoke, others admitted to bail
Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament: FIBA tipped D’Tigress’ Kalu to shine in Belgrade
Court orders arrest of ex-Minister Etette, two others over $1.2b Malabu Oil deal
NDDC verifies 770 contractors as deadline is extended
Obaseki, Oshiomhole clash over assassination plot
Lake Chad to become World Heritage site
‘Digital economy will lift enterprises, others’
Indomie celebrates winner of storytelling competition
ECOWAS Parliament mediates in Gambia crisis
Court strikes out MTN’s N3b suit against Malami
Ogun to inaugurate roads
NCDMB, Rungas establish gas cylinder factory
NCS Seme seizes tramadol, others valued at N20m
Firm donates to school
NERC to remove tariff related liabilities from DisCos
Makinde: Amotekun has come to stay
Kwara governor signs 2020 budget to ‘drive growth, fight poverty’
‘Smuggling persists despite border closure’
Over 100m Nigerians at risk of NTDs, says Fed Govt
NCC slams N2.9b fine on telcos over infractions
NECO seeks DSS’ help to tackle exam malpractice
My life was threatened over TSA policy, says Dankwambo
Ex-Naval chief Koshoni dies at 77
Still blowing hot and cold
Buhari hosts Elumelu, Omatseye, other merit awardees
Ekiti targets N22.2b IGR to finance budget
Coronavirus: Senate seeks self-isolation for travellers from China
‘Economy still on path of recovery’
N2.5b ‘fraud’: Late filing of documents stalls NBC chief’s, others’ trial
Three dead, 20 houses razed in Kogi chieftaincy fight
Buhari, Service chiefs brainstorm on challenges
Reps summon IGP over increasing accidental discharge
Makinde vs. Malami
Senate probes $396m refineries maintenance expenditure
Court remands teenager for ‘murder’
Miscreants vandalise ATMs in Kwara
Bush fire triggers prolonged blackout at Port Harcourt Airport
Presidency, PDP clash over rising insecurity, governance
Transport firms fault ban
Senate swears in Ekpenyong
Truck crushes 10-year old girl to death in Ondo
Varsities face strike as govt pays lecturers on IPPIS
My husband starves me of sex, woman tells court
30 houses razed in Benue communal clash
Navy nabs 13 smugglers
‘Man repeatedly defiles 10-year-old daughter’
Ajao Estate residents to Sanwo-Olu: ban Okada in our area
Gunmen attack ex-Edo Attorney-General
More buildings razed as Lagos fire enters day two
Empowerment programme for youths
Attack on LASPOTECH: panel should be probed
Trader ‘sodomises’ nine-year-old
Councils must complement state govt’s development efforts, says governor
NDLEA destroys 100 tonnes of drugs in Badagry
Umar Aliyu Shinkafi honoured
Segun Adebutu’s self confidence
Governor Abdurahman’s 60th birthday wish
Nnamdi Okonkwo still giving wings
Nnamdi Ekeh’s oratory prowress
CAN’s salvo against CAN
The flip side of mini-invasive surgery
Odds against advertising in 2019
Unions kick against planned pay rise for politicians
How to achieve industrial harmony, by labour
Fertility boosters and your health
NGO offers free medicare to over 800 Lagosians
SFH trains girls on teenage pregnancy, STIs
‘Two million children could die of pneumonia in next 10 years’
Why Lassa fever is a recurring decimal
Park Service takes steps to promote agric
AATF introduces stewardship to track seed quality
Campaign to triple cassava yields
Crisis looms in C’River PDP over council polls
Kolawole: I will rebuild Ekiti PDP
No senatorial vacancy in Abia North, says Bourdex
Borno: Zulum appoints Ibo, Yoruba as advisers
Makinde, NULGE and Oyo council debacle
Curtailing the resurgence of Lassa fever
Valentine and Dear Affy
Man, music and life expectancy
Nigeria and Ndi-Igbo: 50 years after the civil war
Of dying factories and the exodus to Ghana
Imo politicians: Still a long way to go
Mass failure in varsities?
Celebrating Bob Marley
Huge price
Brexit: Parting of unwilling partners takes effect today
Police detain community chief over killing of cop
Traders shun shops for street trading over high rent
Excitement as NIWA pushes to revive Jabi Lake
Making the Lagos’ ban on okada, tricycle work (2)
States, Labour brace for decisive engagement over minimum wage implementation
Gunmen attack ex Edo Attorney-General
Kogi chieftaincy tussle claims three lives
Amotekun: Ooni, Adams urge southwest House of Assemblies on legislation
Miscreants vandalise ATMs in Kwara
30 houses razed in Benue communal crisis
23 victims of Plateau attacks get mass burial
‘Economy still on path of recovery’
Senate probes $396m refineries maintenance expenditure
NDDC verifies 770 contractors as deadline is extended
Obaseki, Oshiomhole clash over assassination plot
Indomie celebrates winner of storytelling competition
Crisis looms in C’River PDP over council polls
Purity expects Nigeria’s women dominance at African championship
JANUARY 31, 2020
Lobi set to consolidate top spot
Durodola eyes Cruiser-weight title
Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament: FIBA tipped D’Tigress’ Kalu to shine in Belgrade
Djokovic defeats Federer in straight sets to reach final
‘Digital economy will lift enterprises, others’
NCDMB, Rungas establish gas cylinder factory
NCC slams N2.9b fine on telcos over infractions
Firm donates to school
Court remands teenager for ‘murder’
Transport firms fault ban
Truck crushes 10-year old girl to death in Ondo
JAMB hands over 38 ‘fraudulent’ CBT centre owners to security agents
Make your studies a priority, VC tells freshmen

The Punch

Buhari, security council shun calls to fire service chiefs
Employment: EFCC bars married applicants, NECA kicks
Katsina man chains, tortures wives for 10 months
Amotekun shaping up well — Makinde
Edo absentee lawmakers-elect ask Buhari, Tinubu to caution Obaseki
Trump’s spiritual adviser adopts MFM prayers
Shehu Sani released after four weeks in EFCC custody
Coronavirus: Lagos to quarantine Chinese returnees, WHO declares emergency
Malabu: Court orders ex-minister Etete’s arrest, grants Adoke bail
20 Plateau herdsmen victims get mass burial
Sexual harassment: OAU panel recommends lecturer’s dismissal
NNPC swapped N3.04tn crude for refined products
SARS nabs Imo retired police officer’s killers
MTN withdraws suit as AGF drops $2bn tax demand
Why we want Dessers, Ejaria for Eagles – NFF
PDP ‘looks into’ Umahi, Danjuma’s endorsement of Obaseki
Maina applies for variation of another bail condition
CAN’s three-day prayer begins today
Katsina man chains, tortures wives for 10 months
Amotekun shaping up well — Makinde
Nigerians could create job for Malami to do
Septuagenarian arraigned for fraud in Ebonyi
Three sentenced to death for Osun bank robbery
Five escape death in Lagos gas explosion
Sacked NIJ lecturer denies sexual assault allegation
Navy arrests 13 suspected rice smugglers in A’Ibom
Police, DSS interrogate FIIRO workers protesting DG’s PhD
Fire razes Federal Poly Ede’s female hostel
Submit your monthly account details, Reps tell NFF
Kanu backs Rohr to continue as Eagles coach
Gombe seeks proper demarcation of boundaries
Uzodinma promises to reform Imo civil service
APC confident of victory in 2021 Anambra gov poll
Defection: Zamfara councillors threaten to remove LG chair
NNPC swapped N3.04tn crude for refined products
Shell’s oil production in Nigeria hits five-year high
Agric, manufacturing, telecom ’ll drive economy, say Rewane, others
Wine, spirit producers, NAFDAC tackle underage drinking
Ekiti distributes UTME forms to 2,000 candidates
LASG holds quiz competition for adult learners
Kwara distributes 932,572 exercise books to pupils
NECO woos DSS to tackle exam fraud
Proprietor urges parents to guide children’s career choices
Persistence of the insecurity jinx
NAFDAC to begin raids on illegal sachet water factories
Give adolescent girls access to contraceptives – SFH
NCDC intensifies response to Lassa fever outbreak
WAHO advises Nigerians on coronavirus
Ekiti wants more residents to attend immunisation

ThisDay

Military Begins Assessment of Internal Operations for Troops’ Withdrawal
Anyaoku Insists on Restructuring, Decries Attacks on Judiciary
Court Orders Arrest of Etete, Two Others over Malabu Oil Deal
Drama as US Embassy Denies Bishop Oyedepo Visa
Court Sentences Three to Death by Hanging in Osun for Bank Robbery
Senate Urges Buhari to Obey Court Order on FCT Ministerial Appointment
Senate Okays Obiora as CBN Deputy Governor
Coronavirus: Senate Backs FG’s Self-isolation Policy for Asian Returnees
House to Summon IG, NSCDC Boss over Extra-judicial Killings
From Bomblast to Bomblast
Katsina Evolves Strategies to End Banditry, Kidnapping
UK to Assist Nigeria in Retrieving Stolen Ife Bronze Head with Belgian
PDP Urges Presidency Not to Politicise Nigerians’ Concerns over Insecurity
H1: Guinness Nigeria Records N68bn Revenue, N1.31bn Profit
Coronavirus: Fear Grips Airport Workers
CRFFN Begins Collection of N5bn Operating Fees Next Week
As New NCAA Boss Takes Over
PDP Backs Abaribe’s Call on Buhari to Resign
Moses Struck the Rock Twice to Prove Udom is Right
It is Right Time for Lagos Infrastructure Development Fund
Is Ahmad Lawan Compromising The Independence of The Legislature?
EDITORIAL: A SPIKE IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
NECO Seeks Support of DSS to Tackle Exam Malpractices
Fayemi Appoints Akwa Ibom Indigene as Executive Secretary
Former Naval Chief, Admiral Koshoni, Dies at 77
Court Strikes out MTN’s N3bn Suit against FG
Again, Protest Rocks Imo against Removal of Ihedioha by Supreme Court
Ortom Threatens to Drag Akume to EFCC over Alleged Missing N2bn
NERC to Remove Tariff-related Liabilities from Discos
Obaseki Plotting to Eliminate Oshiomhole, Edo Lawmakers-elect Allege
CRFFN Begins Collection of N5bn Operating Fees Next Week
Cabo Verde Airlines Partners NAHCO
ACI Cautions Travellers on Coronavirus
…US, Japan Pull Nationals from China
Agriculture, Most Important Business in World, Says Adesina
Salami Harps on Proactive Data, Open Data Source
APM Terminals Wins ‘Most Compliant Terminal Award’
Building Your Personal Brand with Emotional Intelligence
Honeywell Flour Mills Posts N58bn Revenue, N925m Loss in Nine Months
CeedCap Joins Global Startup Network
CPE Launches Initiative to Promote Inclusive Education
Investing in Commercial Rice Farm, Milling Plant
Boeing Reports First Annual Loss Since 1997
Sustaining Improved Safety Standard of Nigeria Carriers

Daily Trust

Finding solution to nations security problem
How Nigeria lost trillions from production sharing contracts
Almajiri crisis in Northern Nigeria: A cry for our children
Maryam Sanda: A lesson to all
The journey to FUAT, Funtua
FG mulls 125% import tariff on ‘Tokunbo’ vehicles
Over 700 exhibitors to attend 41st Kaduna international trade fair
Minister tasks solid minerals c’ttee chairmen on sector’s devt
Dankwambo wants TSA, other reforms strengthened
Nigeria’s economy could grow to $800bn by 2030 — Expert
Nigeria will be safe if Nigerians put differences aside – Buhari
Unknown illness: Benue commissioner links deaths to contaminated water
Alleged pension fraud: Maina seeks bail variation before another court
Senate confirms CBN, NAHCON nominees
I want to teach good citizenship, says repentant insurgent
Emir of Fika sensitizes subject on Lassa Fever
NEDC plans scholarship for N/East children
Who is Pablo Mari, Arsenal’s new signing from Brazil?
BREAKING: Manchester United sign star midfielder, Bruno Fernandes
Ravaged by injuries, Arsenal set to sign injured fullback
Gunmen kidnap FCT NULGE president’s brother, release Imam’s sons
Sanwo-Olu calls for collaboration, synergy from LGs
Abuja Nigeria’s symbol of unity – FCT Minister
Dog rides bus to and from dog park every day
Fact Check: Novel coronavirus breeds global false claims
At least 38 dead in Turkey as quake rescue efforts continue
Police launch manhunt for suspected herder-killer in Edo
Cultists kill law graduate in Benue
BREAKING: Day after lawmakers called for their sack, Buhari meets security chiefs
Editorial: NiMet’s 2020 rainfall prediction
7th AMVCA nominees to be announced Feb 6
Salisu Isihak emerges FEL-Nigeria chair
#NerdsUnite2020: Global tech leaders to discuss enabling technology, cloud computing in Lagos Feb 21
How technology will shape learning, enterprise communication in 2020 – Wowbii CEO
Grammy bites: Cybercriminals target 9,000 internet users in Nigeria
Abia agrees to pay N30,100 as minimum wage
Last batch of Kwankwasiyya scholars leave for Sudan, UAE
Water scarcity hits Imo schools
12-year-old writer publishes 3rd book
Alleged pension fraud: Maina seeks bail variation before another court
$1.09bn Malabu Oil Deal: Court orders arrest of former Petroleum Minister, Dan Etete
Court grants Adoke N50m bail

The Sun

Senate probes NNPC over $396m spent on refineries’ maintenance
Ihedioha: Fresh protest rocks Imo over Supreme Court judgment
3 killed in Kogi chieftancy tussle, 20 houses razed
Ikirun bank robbery: Osun court sentences 3 to death by hanging
Alleged $1.1bn oil scam: Adoke secures N50m bail
$1.09bn Malabu scam: Court issues arrest warrant against ex-oil minister, Etete, 2 others
2nd phase: DIBAN votes N170m to tackle underage drinking
Coronavirus: Senate advocates self-isolation for travellers from China, others
…Nigerian students seek evacuation
Edo APC crisis escalates as ex-commissioner Idahagbon, escapes assassination
If it takes crisis to win elections, we need more crisis – Oshiomhole
Ike Nwachukwu, APC South-East leaders visit Uzodinma
Edo PDP congress: Imansuangbon seeks election of credible leaders
Elections: CSO urges FG to track income, expenditure of parties
How Hanu Agbodje conquered business of E-commerce in Nigeria at 22
Ways to make insurance firewall against domestic, industrial fire outbreaks
AIICO, others get PenCom approval for govt contracts
NSIA Group to play roles in African economy
NAICOM, CIFM partner to boost actuarial profession
GOtv airs Madrid derby, Premier League game
NOC inaugurates four commissions
Court rejects Gusau’s plan to stop AFN President
Kaduna to host 2020 President Beach Volleyball Cup
NPFL: Dogo can’t sign for another club – Sunshine Stars Director
Leicester labels Iheanacho ‘Mr. Carabao Cup’
Huddersfield joins race for Isaac Success
Adieu Professor Clayton M. Christensen, 1952-2020
Dees: Dotting the Lagos skyline
Voter apathy: Albatross of Nigeria’s political representation (1)
Reduction: The key word to better environment for all
3 killed in Kogi chieftancy tussle, 20 houses razed
Ikirun bank robbery: Osun court sentences 3 to death by hanging
No respite yet as Balogun market fire still rages, guts another plaza
Ooni, Gani Adams urge S’West Houses of Assembly to legislate on Amotekun
Reps summon IGP, NSCDC boss over extra-judicial killings
Benue to recruit 5000 primary school teachers

News Headlines Jan 30, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 30, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Fashola: Paucity of funds threatens Minna-Suleja, 15 other highway projects
Electricity workers threaten strike over failed agreement with Fed Govt
Insecurity: Senators, Reps push for Service chiefs’ sack
Amotekun desperate response to security challenges, says Speaker
JAMB hands over 38 ‘fraudulent’ CBT centre owners to security agents
Minister urges UN to tackle terrorism, food security, others
NAF deploys in-country refurbished aircraft against insecurity
Presidency attacks senator for asking Buhari to quit
Govt to recover $321 million loot
Omo-Agege ‘never convicted in U.S.’
NLC berates ‘recalcitrant’ governors over minimum wage non-implementation
2m children may die of pneumonia in next 10 years, says UNICEF
N2.5b ‘fraud’: Firm faults ICPC’s claim on invasion of its Abuja premises
Physically-challenged occupy Lagos High Court
U.S., Japan fly nationals from China as coronavirus death hits 133
Adventurers
Amotekun…Beast of illusion (2)
Stakeholders tackle Akeredolu for comments over poll
UK’s decision good for advanced telecoms infrastructure, says Huawei
Court remands ex-finance commissioner, others for ‘money laundering’
Protest rocks Ogun communities over ‘attacks’ by suspected herdsmen
Tak Group chair loses wife
Palestinians reject ‘conspiracy’ Middle East plan
Fayemi swears in perm secs
Guineans protest Conde’s alleged third term bid in Abuja
Makinde visits IGP over council crisis, Amotekun
Brexit: European Parliament backs terms of UK’s exit
Suspected thugs kidnap council boss
Oyetola to reverse demotion of civil servants l
Travails of the girl-child
Acceptance Fee is extortion by another name
UDUS: SU seeks extension of tuition
Niger, Kuwait Foundation partner on IBBUL
Lagos urges stakeholders on compliance with food policy
Jaiz Bank Chairman is Fountain varsity’s Chancellor
Association takes sexual harassment campaign to UNN
Kidnappers release abducted UDUS student
UNIABUJA suspends admission, as father laments son’s admission denial
George Soros $1b critical thinking fund
Respite, as UNIBEN outlaws hostel fraud
Law teacher recommends traditional methods of resolving communal disputes
Atlantic alumni to give back to alma mater
‘Quality education provision our objective’
Stakeholders seek more roles in education
Students donate borehole to college
Pupils empowered at UN Day of Education
‘Nigeria among low funders of education in Africa’
ASUU: your association is illegal
IDIOMS V
Collapsed highways…X-raying Fed Govt, Dangote, NLNG deal
ASUU-LASU…when two factions lock horns
Sanwo-Olu signs issuance of N100b bond
Govt trains LASTMA officials in occupational, health safety
Asharami Energy offers upstream careers
LADOL, Mammoet seal partnership
Govt, IOCs, others to improve power output
Sexagenarian docked for illegal reconnection
Neighbourhood Corps arrests ‘drug trafficker’
NEMSA, German firm partner on capacity development
Seven die in Sokoto road crash
Showcasing Nigeria’s mining potential to global investors
Undergraduate in court for ‘duping’ American
NDLEA to arraign ‘drug trafficker’ Feb. 3
Why power may not shift to Southeast, by Oluwajana
Cleric fakes own kidnap, demands N5m ransom
Five ‘kidnappers’ held as seven-year-old rescued in Katsina
Facing reality
A model agency
Femi Adesina’s spurious narrative
Onu and Nigeria’s space programme
Civil servant gets life jail for raping minor in Abuja
Three lessons from the life of Kobe Bryant
Olukayode Ojebode (1960 – 2019)
Robbers kill Osun Corps member
Six injured as Lagos market burns
Against her will
Jealous wife sets self ablaze
Nigeria: Time to laugh and cry at an old person in pampers
State/community policing as answer to insecurity
Lassa fever, Coronavirus, the plague
Civil War: Disclosures and closure
Bridges we haven’t destroyed 50 years after Biafra
Imo and the apex court’s power of review
Delta community on precipice
How China’s Belt and Road Initiative affects Nigeria, Africa
Poverty: 3m people at risk of leprosy, onchocerciasis, others in Ogun
Why I ordered probe of Oshiomhole, by Obaseki
Coronavirus: NIDCOM boss urges Nigerians in China to say indoors
NYSC approves N33,000 monthly allowance for corps members
Teacher drags husband to court for giving N300 daily for three children’s upkeep
Ondo 2020: Akeredolu cannot win poll for APC – Stakeholders
Stop demarketing Nigeria with religious falsehood, FG warns politicians
My wife, lover kicked me out of my house – man tells court
25 students get scholarship in Ogun
Kano Assembly approves N15bn loan for free education
FG opts for gas alternative to petrol in 2020
FG sacks 30 N-Power beneficiaries
Govt to recover $321 million loot
Omo-Agege ‘never convicted in U.S.’
Collapsed highways…X-raying Fed Govt, Dangote, NLNG deal
Amotekun desperate response to security challenges, says Speaker
Minister urges UN to tackle terrorism, food security, others
NAF deploys in-country refurbished aircraft against insecurity
Tribunal to begin hearing in petitions against Yahaya Bello’s election
Thugs abduct council boss in Oyo
They don’t hold elections in A/Ibom but write results – Mike Igini
Troost-Ekong suffers knee injury
Fernandinho signs year-long Man City extension
Ikoyi Club off with tennis tourney
D’Tigers Vincent makes NBA debut
Hearn fancies ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ for Joshua
Asharami Energy offers upstream careers
Govt, IOCs, others to improve power output
NEMSA, German firm partner on capacity development
Showcasing Nigeria’s mining potential to global investors
Protest rocks Ogun communities over ‘attacks’ by suspected herdsmen
Lagos urges stakeholders on compliance with food policy
Niger, Kuwait Foundation partner on IBBUL

The Punch

Rally ban: Obaseki vows to deal with Oshiomhole
Lassa fever victims flee to Ondo, death toll rises
Nigeria owes World Bank $9.81bn, says DMO
Senators to Buhari: Service chiefs lack ideas, sack them
Physically challenged persons block court over judgment execution
Policemen raid Lagos hotels, arrest workers, customers
EFCC arrests landlord for housing Internet fraudsters
Gunmen abduct octogenarian in Ondo
Insecurity: Senators hit Buhari hard
A President and his ‘tired’ service chiefs
Military widows fault planned release of 608 repentant militants
Pneumonia can kill two million Nigerian children – UNICEF
US conviction: Court dismisses suit seeking Omo-Agege’s sacking
Anambra workers grumble as minimum wage delay salary
Osun pardons workers demoted over unapproved studies
Boko Haram: Senate seeks protection for Plateau indigenes
Eredo earthwork gets $.4m US grant
Police may file charges against Wadume next week
Bauchi, UNICEF construct 323 PHCs, repair 43 others
2:48:am
I once told my father I‘ll marry his mate – Regina Daniels
Ganduje, Shekarau, senators attend Ado-Doguwa’s swearing-in
Kwara PDP petitions Malami over LG officials’ suspension
Lassa fever victims flee to Ondo, death toll rises
EPL: Liverpool sink West Ham to go 19 points clear
Manchester City hold off Man United to reach League Cup final
Bayern Munich chief Rummenigge attacks plan to expand Champions League
Ekiti Rep appoints 35 aides
Uzodinma forfeits security votes
Be accessible, Kogi gov tells commissioners
Reps warn MDAs on budget implementation
Lingering legal tussle for ALSCON worries FG, says BPE
Coronavirus: Quarantine agency intensifies screenings at airports
NUEE gives ministry 14 days to pay disengaged workers
Nigeria rich in gas, lowest in usage –FG
Agric mechanisation programme begins April
Femi Adesina did not change
Kobe Bryant’s death
Coronavirus, Lassa fever and deratisation of Nigeria
Leah Sharibu as a metaphor for the Nigerian child
Amotekun: The economic imperative
Imo State house of opportunists
Operation Amotekun, history and Nigerian federalism

ThisDay

Boko Haram Kills Two Persons at Military Checkpoint
Court Dismisses Suit Seeking to Sack Oshiomhole as APC Chairman
Presidency Faults Abaribe’s Call for Buhari’s Resignation
Three Persons Die of Lassa Fever in Rivers
Borno Gov Appoints Igbo, Yoruba Indigenes as Special Advisers
Group Urges Supreme Court to Consider Ihedioha’s Request on Merit
Nasarawa Offers Free Medical Services to Journalists
Stop Disrupting Activities in Edo, Obaseki Tells Oshiomhole
Senate Committee Screens Obiora for CBN Deputy Governor Position
Kwara Assembly Passes N162bn Budget
Nigerian Ports Most Expensive in West Africa, Says Minister
Wavelength Integrated Signs Power Deal with Lagos Community
Security Agents Rescue Sacked LG Chairman Abducted in Oyo
Total Nigeria’s Profit Falls 70% on High Financing Costs
Lagos to Discount RoW Charges for Telcos
NBC Engages Lawmakers on Bill Passage
Touches Lives of Downtrodden
‘Ihedioha Began a Turning Point in the Right Direction for Imo’
Imo State and the Politics of Legislative Opportunism
An Evening of Partisan Jokes
50 YEARS POST-BIAFRA
Enyo Partners Cars45 on Automobile Sales, Servicing
The Second Quadrannium of Gambrach: Armoured Tekuns & Angry Yetis
EDITORIAL: RETURN OF BANDITRY IN NORTH WEST
South-west Govs to Meet with IG over Amotekun
NYSC Increases Corps Members’ Allowance to N33,000
Dangote Farms Inaugurate N2.8bn Tomato Nursery
AFN: Abuja Court Rejects Gusau’s Restraining order
Akpeyi Seals New Two-year Deal at Kaizer Chief
Fernandes: Man Utd Agree Deal with Sporting Lisbon
Nigerians Pay Tribute to Kobe Bryant at AFA Sports Headquarters
Maths Experts Harp on Proper Data, Planning for National Devt
GoG and Nigeria’s Growing Troubles
Motorcycle Operators Fault Lagos Govt over Ban
BBC Appoints New CEO
Onyema: NSE Committed to MSMEs, Economic Growth
Africa Human Resources Innovation Awards Holds in Ghana
Strengthening Local Rice Production
New LASAA MD and Challenges Ahead
Debbie Larry – Izamoje: Business Lessons from Kobe Bryant
Understanding Impact Investment
Minister Urges MTN, Others to Improve Service Quality
FG Inaugurates Committee on e-Government Training Centre, NIGCOMSAT Board
9mobile, Google, Kirusa to Promote RCS Business Messaging
Global Tech Leaders to Discuss Enabling Technology at NerdsUnite2020
Europe’s Luxury Brands Want Tougher Rules for Tech Rivals
Bakare-Okeowo: MDAs Hurting FG’s Ease of Doing Business Reform
Canon Secures New Partnerships, Restates Commitment
Expert Foresees Growth for Public Relations Industry
Expert Foresees Digital Economy as Catalyst for Nigeria’s Growth
FG Highlights Benefits of Google Developers’ Space
Wema Bank Partners BOA to Enhance Trade
Quickteller Launches New Campaign
Team Earth Emerges Winner In InterswitchSPAK 2.0 Innovation Competition
High Expectations for Tesla
Ikeja Electric Records Reduced ATC&C, Improved Power in 2019

Daily Trust

Sugar and your health: Facts and myths
Damaturu to Maiduguri highway: An issue of concern
Why neglect rural farmers?
The doctors’ exodus
Accolades as FCE Zaria gets accreditation for all NCE courses
EFCC arraigns former Punch director, others
NAF deploys aircraft, troops for N/East fresh attacks
Buhari won’t resign- Presidency
JUST IN: Lagos to quarantine Chinese returning to Nigeria over coronavirus
Export: NEXIM Bank charges NASS on Factory Bill
7 buildings, goods destroyed in Balogun market fire
Insecurity: Lawan, Adamu kick as Abaribe asks Buhari to resign
I’ll deal with you, Obaseki tells Oshiomhole
Oshiomhole should be blamed for APC crisis — Edo Speaker
Doguwa bounces back as House leader
Electoral reforms greater than party, personal ambition — Gbajabiamila
NOC president Gumel inaugurates four commissions
FG should review border closure – ACCI
ABCON faults calls for Naira devaluation
15% revenue to GDP target on course – FG
6 trucks burnt, 16 injured in Aso Pada protest
Group pays UTME fees of 2000 indigent students
EFCC arrests 10 suspected internet fraudsters in Lagos
“The Igbo man doesn’t kneel down for anybody except his chi…”
The Amotekun in all of us
Crowded weekdays
On the politics of Sokoto elections
Fact Check: Novel coronavirus breeds global false claims
Amotekun should fight ritual killings, ‘traditional corruption’—Oluwo
NDLEA impounds 225kg drugs, arrests 146 suspects in Imo
Man, 28, allegedly kills mother in Benue
Editorial: Too many African Summits
RCCG Pastor, Adeboye set twitter on ‘fire’ over ‘sack her’ comment
UK’s decision good for more advanced, secure telecoms infrastructure – Huawei
I’ll pay N30,000 minimum wage – Uzodinma
Enugu workers to receive N30,000 minimum wage from February
As revenue commission plans review: Nigerians want package cut for public officers
Low yield hits Irish potato farmers in Katsina
Why donor agencies shy away from dairy
Farmers, processors want local rice gains sustained
Water scarcity hits Imo schools
12-year-old writer publishes 3rd book
BUK backpedals on controversial fee hike
What we are doing to curtail Lassa fever endemic – Minister
8m trees planted in Katsina LGAs to tackle desert encroachment
Biosafety agency assures of inter-agency collaboration to contain diseases
Money laundering: Court remands ex-Kwara finance commissioner in EFCC custody
Omo-Agege never convicted in USA, Court rules

The Sun

Coronavirus: Airports Council advises authorities to develop plans to stop spread
Coronavirus: Don’t go to China, FG tells Nigerians
Why I advised my son to sack his female secretary –Adeboye
South East security outfit coming –Umahi
Insecurity: Row over call for Buhari’s resignation
Obaseki threatens to deal with Oshiomhole
Traders count losses as fire guts 7 plazas at Balogun Market
Lagos signs N100bn bond for infrastructure development
Corps members to receive N33,000 as allowance
Makinde visits IGP over forceful takeover of LG secretariats
Ogun communities protest incessant attacks, destruction by herdsmen
Fayemi swears in new permanent secretaries
Insecurity: PDP backs National Assembly
Imo Assembly: Defectors have lost their seats –PDP
Obaseki threatens to deal with Oshiomhole
… Court strikes out suit seeking APC national chairman’s removal
Edo APC feud predates assembly inauguration crisis – Okiye
Aero Contractors expands routes to Kano, Asaba, P’Harcourt, Warri
Growth board’ll promote market liquidity -Onyema
Traders count losses as fire guts 7 plazas at Balogun Market
Dangote Farms commissions N2.8bn tomato nursery
VAT: Consumers to pay more as Discos begin implementation
No serious competition in Nollywood –Martha Orhiere
I told my dad that I’d marry his mate – Regina Daniels
Fela, pop culture inspired my fashion line – Yinka Ash, celebrity clothier
Let’s appraise IGP Adamu (1)
Oshiomhole’s unending rough tackles on Obaseki
US-Nigeria Trade Council endorses FlagIT app, commends FG, FRSC, AFF
The resurgence of violence
The sunnah of monogamy
Why and how history defines who we are (10)
EFCC arrests landlord for harbouring suspected fraudsters
Ringim emirate council: EFCC to appeal N12.4m judgment
JAMB detects new fraudulent tricks by CBT centres, arrests 33
NSCDC bans operatives from displaying firearms in public events
NDLEA arrests 146 suspects in Imo
NSCDC records 2,360 criminal, civil cases in 2019 in Kebbi
Day Ribadu sons’ wedding grounded Abuja

Leadership

Coronavirus: FG Places Asian Ships On Surveillance
Insecurity: Senate Demands State Of Emergency
NAF Inducts Another C-130 Aircraft After In-country PDM
Kogi Gov Urges New Commissioners, SAs To Be God-fearing
How Pastor, 39, Kidnapped Self, Demanded N5m From Family, Arrested By Police
NSE Employees Donate To WARIF Foundation
Red Star Express’ Profit After Tax Down By 19% In Q3
How To Make Developing Nations Wealthy
Gov Yahaya’s UK Trip: Avalanche Of Gains For Gombe
From Wuhan To West Africa – Living In An Era Of Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Equities Market Sheds 0.91% On Profit Taking
UBA Rewards 100 Customers With N10m Cash Prize
Minister Tasks C’ttee On Building Synergy For Mineral Resources Devt
Amotekun: ‘Protection Of Lives Must Concern Leaders’
Senate Committee Screens Obiora For CBN Job
Kwara PDP Petitions Malami Over Suspended Council Chairmen, Others
Assembly Passes 2020 Budget, Increases It By N427m
PMB’s Rapid-fire Approach To End Insurgency In N’East
Strange Disease Claims 4 Lives In Benue, 6 Hospitalised
Rerun Elections: INEC Issues Certificate Of Return To Kaduna Lawmakers
NSE Employees Donate To WARIF Foundation
Red Star Express’ Profit After Tax Down By 19% In Q3
Equities Market Sheds 0.91% On Profit Taking
UBA Rewards 100 Customers With N10m Cash Prize
Minister Tasks C’ttee On Building Synergy For Mineral Resources Devt
Capital Markets Critical To Economic Growth – SEC
EDITORIAL
Mainstreaming The Rail System
How To Make Developing Nations Wealthy
Gov Yahaya’s UK Trip: Avalanche Of Gains For Gombe
From Wuhan To West Africa – Living In An Era Of Infectious Disease
Amotekun: ‘Protection Of Lives Must Concern Leaders’
As Stakeholders Push For Decongestion Of Correctional Centres
FG’ll Invest Borrowing In Infrastructure Devt-Minister
Sycophancy Bane Of Leadership In Nigeria – Zulum
‘Gov Buni Considers NEDC Key To Reconstruction Of Yobe’
NULGE: ‘No Money Diverted By Kaduna Govt’
TETFund: Building Partnerships For Advancement Of Tertiary Education
APC Accuses Makinde Of Plot To Unleash Mayhem In Oyo
Pinnacle To ICPC: We Are Not Indebted To FIRS
FG Urged Not To Be Distracted Over TI Report
Court Dismisses Suit Seeking Omo-Agege’s Removal

The Guardian

Man City hold off Man Utd to reach League Cup final
36 killed in suspected militia massacre in east DR Congo
Ayade approves N500 million for proposed cargo airport land owners
Why many houses in Abuja are not occupied, by APDC boss
Electricity workers plan strike over non-implementation of agreement, give Federal Government 14-day ultimatum
Group writes IGP, DSS, seeks protection for Acting MD of NDDC
Moghalu condemns Chris Ngige’s suggestion on Igbo presidency
One dies as three Lagos high-rise buildings collapse, eight others razed in Balogun market fire
Oyetola rescinds decision on demotion of council workers
Liverpool sink West Ham to go 19 points clear
PDP, APC trade words over Oshiomhole’s petition in Rivers
PDP writes INEC, asks Imo Assembly defectors to quit
NDPHC, Niger State partner to evacuate stranded power in Lagos
Council complains of meagre monthly allocations from FCT
Senate committee grills CBN’s deputy governor-designate
Government promises fiscal climate to enable human, infrastructure investments
Amotekun and quest for centrifugal federalism
Africa and the iniquities of imperialism and colonialism
Darkness at dawn in Niger Delta
Red alert to imminent rise in drug prices
Dermatologists warn Nigerians on dangers of skin bleaching
Examining role of science in attaining sustainable development goals
Creating workplace happiness – Part 3

Daily Independent

FG To Formulate Another 10-Year National Development Plan After ERGP
Coronavirus: Oil Prices Pick As OPEC Hints On Extending Cut
Investment In Infrastructure Key To Nigeria’s Economic Diversification – Gov Obaseki
Dangote Farms Commissions N2.8bn Tomato Nursery
FG Completes 23 Water Projects, Nine Dams
Teenager Fined For Insulting Transgender PCSO
Man Who Killed Nine At South Carolina Church Appeals Conviction, Death Sentence
9 Hottest Restaurant Reservations In New York City Right Now
Man Kills British Police Officer In Pakistan
Gunman Jailed For Forcing Police Officer’s Head Underwater In ‘Grotesque’ Attack
Fidelity Bank Lifts ‘World’s Greatest Maths Teacher’, Offers Him Employment
Court Adjourns Case Between Gyallesu Community And Nigerian Army
Cyber Fraud Threatens 2020 UTME As JAMB Shuts Down 38 CBT Centres Nationwide
Falana Wades Into The Death of Journalist, Alex Ogbu, Seeks Coroner’s Inquest
Police Arrest Suspected Robber Who Stabs Victim With Scissors
Abia North Seat: PDP Chieftain Seeks Speedy Hearing Of Orji Kalu’s Appeal
I Will Make Public My Presidential Intention Soon- George
Dissidents Assembly Members-Elect Are Reaping Consequences Of Disobedience- Speaker Okiye
Insecurity: Buratai, Other Service Chiefs A Disaster To Nigeria- Ozekhome
Breaking: US To Repatriate $321m Abacha Loot To Nigeria
Insecurity: Reps Ask Service Chiefs To Resign
Imo PDP To Declare Defectors’ Seats Vacant
Lionel Messi Linked With Liverpool Move
Arsenal Sign Pablo Mari on Loan
EDITORIAL: Curtailing Recurrent Pipeline Explosion
‘Operation Amotekun’ Vs C-I-C Of Nigeria
Nigerian Politicians And The Fallacy Of Governance

News Headlines Jan 29, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 29, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

TAJBank opens National Assembly branch
UBA, Zenith Bank’s boards approve final dividend
Union Bank sells UK subsidiary
CoralPay deploys C’Gate solution to ease payment
ABCON advises BDC operators on regulatory compliance
Fernandinho signs year-long Man City extension
Ikoyi Club off with tennis tourney
D’Tigers Vincent makes NBA debut
W/Africa trade hub to attract $300m FDI, says US envo
Fed Govt eyes N20 billion in mining
Hearn fancies ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ for Joshua
‘Succession vital for MfB business continuity’
Maikaba eulogizes Shagari
MTN okays $1.6b for expansion
Amusan braces for World Athletics Tour
Deploy your powers to fight graft, Buhari urges auditors
Aribo under pressure to perform at Rangers
Nigeria needs $85b for SDGs, says UN
Bryant: Tearful Djokovic pays tribute to ‘mentor, friend’
Egyptian side El-Makkasa to unveil Amuneke
$1.09b Malabu Oil deal: EFCC seeks arrest warrant to extradite ex-Minister Etete, others
‘I’m committed to creating more jobs’
Imo Speaker, majority leader, six others defect to APC
US embassy hails charity home’s initiative
Amaechi: Fed Govt to build Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail
Buhari to reconstitute NDDC board
Displaced 5,000 Plateau women, children in churches
N500m goods, cash destroyed as fire guts Sagamu market
AbdulRazaq kicks against human trafficking
Police urged to find Olakunrin’s killers
Osun okays Ojo as Olona of Ada
41 die of Lassa fever in 19 states, says minister
Insecurity: Buhari stunned as lawmakers seek action
OAU panel submits report on ‘sexual harassment’
Court to sacked council bosses: don’t take over
APC urges Makinde to accept reality
Savouring local rice boom
$500,000 ‘bribery’: Farouk Lawan fails to open defence
INEC condemns violence in Imo, Akwa Ibom rerun polls
TUC urges reduction in cost of governance
Nigeria to export rice in two years, says minister
Tambuwal sees hope in Ihedioha’s petition on Imo poll
Fashola orders trucks off highway
Buhari seeks Senate’s confirmation of Obiora as CBN’s deputy governor
Insecurity: Beyond Lawan’s wake-up call
We need Hate Speech Bill, says sponsor
If you’re 50 or older, check your prostate
National Assembly sets agenda for this year
Court varies Maina’s bail conditions
Banks, FinTechs struggle for banking space
Lagosians hail Sanwo-Olu for banning Okada
Five escape in Onitsha petrol tanker crash
Two feared killed in Lagos thugs’ clash
Woman, son jailed 12 years for duping American of $82,57
Slain Navy Cdr Ogundana buried as family seeks justice
Offa robbery suspects’ trial stalled by witnesses’ absence
Day-old dumped in Minna
Student kidnapped in Abuja
15 dead, 30 injured in Ogun crash
‘Herdsmen’ kill farmer, policeman in Edo
Anambra Central and Umeh’s 17-month representation
‘Borno PDP impressed with Zulum’s performance’
Police parade 20 kidnap suspects in Abia
Uzodinma unfolds vision for new Imo
Facebook, Andela, UNODC partner on second hackathon competition
‘Women need more space in decision making’
21 graduate from Janggu drumming workshop
How pilot, businessman ‘defrauded’ Kuwaiti of $5m
Salute to Bukar Usman at 77
Lagos takes steps to spur economic growth
IE records reduced ATC&C losses
Bakare’s appointment by Fayemi: Round peg in round hole
School’s renovation excites teachers, parents
Take me everywhere
Lawmaker holds empowerment programme
Abyssinian buffet
Rotary promotes health for humanity
FairMoney signs comedian ‘Broda Shaggi’ as brand ambassador
Artist takes Abiriba across Nigeria
‘My feat a challenge to girls, women’
Fintech startups confront skills shortages
Boosting social entrepreneurship for growth
CPS: Helping young people realise, define their future on time
Pension complaints and solutions
Stockbroking firms seek monetary policy consistency
Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank grows net profit by 28%
Royal Exchange records N215.3m loss
NSE’s employees donate to women foundation
Shareholders approve Greif Nigeria’s delisting from NSE
Forex window, OMO bills’ auction policy keep naira stable
Grammy dedication: Burna Boy thanks Kidjo
DJ Exprezioni: I’ve had a fulfilling experience
Sanwo-Olu, others attend Chinese New Year in Lagos
NFVCB explains burning of N100m movies
Otedola surprises cast, crew of Citation movie
Lagos Theatre Festival to hold February
Hammed Ali and the changing the face of Customs
Again, SNC reechoes
High electricity tariff and the power sector
‘Pensions; Pothole Diggers; DEXT; MINT’
Electricity: Any prospects for better service delivery in 2020?
Leah Sharibu’s sacrifice
Bad example
Pinnacle and ICPC debacle
No Progress
Outrage as N5.9b water project rots in Jonathan’s town (2)
Ekiti relishes infrastructure renewal
Herdsmen kill farmer, policeman in Edo
Lassa fever spreads to Gombe, two die, five in hospital
Senate will not pass any law injurious to Nigerians
Army bows to pressure, re-opens Maiduguri-Damboa-Biu road
We’ll disappoint those who call us rubber stamp, says Reps
We want all truck users to leave our highways – Fashola
UPDATED: Court varies Maina’s bail conditions
Insecurity: Buhari stunned as lawmakers seek action
Court to sacked council bosses: don’t take over
US embassy hails charity home’s initiative
Amaechi: Fed Govt to build Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail
Buhari to reconstitute NDDC board
Uzodinma unfolds vision for new Imo
PDP’s Alagboso wins Imo supplementary poll
Crisis looms in C’River PDP over LG polls
Rerun election: INEC condemns violence in Imo, Akwa Ibom
Ikoyi Club off with tennis tourney
D’Tigers Vincent makes NBA debut
Hearn fancies ‘Rumble in the Jungle’ for Joshua
Maikaba eulogizes Shagari
Amusan braces for World Athletics Tour
UBA, Zenith Bank’s boards approve final dividend
Union Bank sells UK subsidiary
CoralPay deploys C’Gate solution to ease payment
ABCON advises BDC operators on regulatory compliance
W/Africa trade hub to attract $300m FDI, says US envoy
Five escape in Onitsha petrol tanker crash
Two feared killed in Lagos thugs’ clash
OAU sex-for-marks: Management receives panel’s report

The Punch

Insecurity worsening, we must act now, National Assembly warns
Banditry is one evil plan against Nigeria — Buhari
Court stops sacked LG bosses from resuming
Mother, son jailed three years for Internet fraud
FRSC officers arraigned for burglary
How soldiers tortured me on New Year’s Day -British-Nigerian
Amotekun: Malami’s too many ‘illegalities’
Imo chemist arrested over death of SARS commander
PDP reports APC govt to US Consul General
Suspected fraudster makes N141m with fake Ebonyi bank account
Insecurity worsening, we must act now, National Assembly warns
Banditry is one evil plan against Nigeria — Buhari
Court stops sacked LG bosses from resuming
NFF, Nike to unveil new Eagles kits in New York
Mother, son jailed three years for Internet fraud
Herders attack Nollywood actors, kill one
FG recorded N4.62tn fiscal deficit in 2019 — CBN
Woman flees after dumping newborn baby in Niger
15 die, 38 injured as truck plunges into Ogun river
Herdsmen kill Edo farmer, policeman, community protests
Ex-DSS DG heads FG’s security institute board
We’ve plans for Port Harcourt-Maiduguri railway, says Amaechi
FG monitors five airports to tackle coronavirus
NBA, labour want slash in public officials’ salaries
FRSC officers arraigned for burglary
Dismissed cop, six others nabbed for extorting motorists
FIIRO workers remove union leader over DG’s PhD
Fire guts Ondo power plant, Sagamu market
CP orders rescue of abducted Abuja teenager
Delta poly students protest driving ban on campus
NFF, Nike to unveil new Eagles kits in New York
Halep destroys Kontaveit to reach Australian Open semis
Ferdinand to host Guinness Night Football in Lagos
Imo Speaker, seven lawmakers dump PDP for APC
Conspiracy forced me to resign, says ex-Imo PDP chair
INEC rejects Akwa Ibom rerun results, PDP wins in Imo
Edo warns Oshiomhole against flouting ban on rallies
Ekweremadu to reintroduce state police bill
FG recorded N4.62tn fiscal deficit in 2019 — CBN
Survival tips for those who just became jobless
Unemployment, inflation upsetting tax system ― Experts
TUC opposes pay increase for politicians
Avocado society gets new CEO
IoD reiterates commitment to reputational management
Obaseki opens NSF secretariat ahead of Edo 2020
Crouch apologises to Mikel 13 years after rash tackle
Dogo still has contract with us – Sunshine
Arteta hails versatile Saka
Give adolescent girls access to contraceptives – SFH
NCDC intensifies response to Lassa fever outbreak
NAFDAC to begin raids on illegal sachet water factories

ThisDay

FG Confirms 41 People Killed, 258 Lassa Fever Cases
Military Reopens Maiduguri-Damboa-Biu Highway after Four Years
Atiku Expresses Shock over Renewed Violence in Taraba, Plateau
Concerns of Cybercrime, Natural Disaster Worry Insurers
Finance Bill 2021 Underway, Says Finance Minister
Subair: There is Misconception about Multiple Taxation
Buhari: Nigeria Committed to Providing Enabling Business Environment
$500,000 Bribery: Lassa Fever Killed My Witness’ Brother, Farouk Lawan Tells Court
Preparations Begin for DOAM Foundation 10th Charity Golf Tourney
Moments of Pride at THISDAY Silver Jubilee
Electoral Reforms: PDP Wants US to Mount Pressure on FB
Mining: Adegbite Woos UK Investors
Drug Foundation Facilitates Training for Police on Prevention, Treatment, Care
Deepening Strategic Engagement
Union Bank to Divest from UK Subsidiary, to Focus on Nigeria
ABCON Urges CBN to Shun Calls for Naira Devaluation
NSE Launches New Board for High-Growth Companies
Imo PDP Sinking Fast in Political Quicksand
When all Hope is Lost in the Supreme Court
Ayika Continues Quest for Justice
Going Back to Work after a Six-Week Holiday
Framework for Turning Lagos into ‘Smart City’
Keeping Tabs on the Rail Progress
Combating Erosion Menace in Delta
NO TO TAXING OF MARRIAGES
EDITORIAL: THE 2019 CORRUPTION PERCEPTION INDEX
FRSC Confirms 15 Dead, 38 Injured in Ogun Auto Crash
An Evening of Partisan Jokes
We’re Not Fighting Corruption to Impress TI, Says FG
Inter Complete Eriksen Switch from Spurs
Fernandinho Extends Man City Deal
Federer Saves Seven Match Points to Set up S’final Clash with Djokovic
West Ham Agree £13m on Slavia Prague’s
FUPRE Sacks Lecturer, Demotes 4 Others over Sexual Harassment
APWEN Restates Commitment to Female STEM Education
AAUA Partners NGO on Skills Training for Students
HOW’S YOUR RECORD KEEPING DOING?
Special Assistant of the Decade
INEC Cancels Re-run Elections Marred by Violence
Report Explains High School Drop-outs in Nigeria
Nanono Heads C’ttee on Agriculture Mechanisation
Odinkalu to Appeal N250m Defamation Judgment
Sovereign Trust Wins Award
Enhancing Customer Service, Shareholder Value
Nanono Heads C’ttee on Agriculture Mechanisation
Sovereign Trust Wins Award
FG Tasks New FIRS Management on Improved Tax Revenue Collection
Stockbrokers Urge FG to Ensure Policy Consistency
NSIA Group Celebrates 25th Anniversary
KPMG Commences Remuneration Survey
SkyNe Courier Company Lauds FG on Road Projects
Access Bank Boost Tourism, GDP
Factory Bill Will to Boost Financial Inclusion, Job Creation, Says NEXIM Bank Boss
OVH Energy Appoints Dagazau COO
UBA Rewards Customers in New ‘Bumper Account’ Promo
Chi Lists Benefits of Lychee Fruit Juice
Group Advocates for Data Protection
Go-To-Market: Six Strategic Initiatives
LASACO Upbeat about Scaling Industry Recapitalisation Huddle
All-Share Index Sheds 0.3% as Equities Market Opens on Negative Note

Daily Trust

Police bust robbery gang, arrest 1
NDLEA apprehends 385 suspects, seizes 525.3kg drugs
FG declares war on Lassa fever, Coronavirus
…FCT minister puts medical experts on alert
FG urges MTN, others to improve quality of services
PDP’s Jerry Alagboso wins Imo supplementary election
Confusion as Police invade INEC collation centre in Imo
Rerun polls: Why we accept results from violent areas – INEC
Court slashes Maina’s bail sum from N1bn to N500m
I’ll resolve issues among PDP governors, says Tambuwal
No bill yet on Amotekun in S/West Houses of assembly
Prevail on Buhari to sign Electoral Bill, PDP tells US
Allegation of felony: We’ll probe Omo-Agege if — Senate
Mouktar Mohammed pledges more clinics for FCT coaches
Columbus Crew snap up Nigerian forward Adi in MLS
Amokachi pledges unalloyed support for Oyo Unity Cup
Mixed reactions trail Buhari’s nomination of Emefiele’s ‘kinsman’ as deputy governor
FG targets N20bn revenue from mining sector
FG licenses 27 data protection firms, intensifies fight against cybercrimes
City NewsSee More
Residents arrest burglary suspect who escaped from police custody
Motorcycle thieves stab farmer in Abaji
55,545 vehicles fail inspection test in FCT
The Amotekun in all of us
Crowded weekdays
Rat race with Lassa fever
Sitting on a keg of gunpowder
Stemming Boko Haram’s resurgence
Boko Haram: the face of Buhari’s failure
NDLEA apprehends 385 suspects, seizes 525.3kg drugs
Editorial: Regulate acceptance, other varsity fees
10 memorable moments from the 2020 Grammy Awards
NFVCB embarks on nationwide confiscation of illegal films
Why WhatsApp may stop working on your phones next month
Grammy: Angelique Kidjo, the ‘Yourba’ diva who defeated Burna Boy
UK may permit Huawei equipment in 5G networks
Facebook unveils new look, new features
As revenue commission plans review: Nigerians want package cut for public officers
What we are doing to curtail Lassa fever endemic – Minister
8m trees planted in Katsina LGAs to tackle desert encroachment
Biosafety agency assures of inter-agency collaboration to contain diseases

The Sun

PDP may boycott 2023 polls –Secondus
Court bars sacked Oyo LG chairmen, AGF, IGP from forceful takeover of councils
15 dead, 38 injured in Ogun auto crash
Don’t hold rallies in our area, Edo South warns Oshiomhole
Outrage over insecurity
$1.6bn fraud: EFCC files fresh charges against Omokore, others
N2bn fraud: Court slashes Maina’s bail to N500m, 1 senator
Plans ongoing to construct Port Harcourt -Maiduguri rail line, says Amaechi
FCTA begins N30,000 minimum wage payment
Nigeria to get $417m from Global Fund to tackle malaria
More trouble for Omo-Agege over US court indictment
Buhari writes Senate, to reconstitute NDDC board
Imo Legislators’ hasty alliance with Uzodimma dangerous –Nnanna
Tambuwal’s Supreme Court victory: How anxiety engulfed Sokoto
PDP govs want FG to adopt fresh approach
Ekiti PDP crisis: Deputy chairman denies suspension of members
Keep MDAs efficient, Buhari charges AuGF
Vivo continues to stand out with innovations
Tech experts to discuss enabling technologies, others at #NerdsUnite2020
EdTech sector to witness radical disruptions in 2020 – Wowbii CEO
Akinfenwa pays tribute to Kobe Bryant
Halogen applauds Adekuoroye’s gold at global tourney, optimistic of Olympic glory
NBBF lines up China, Partizan for D’Tigress
Ndidi’s joint 53rd most valuable EPL player
Watford to accept loan offers for Isaac Success
NFF to unveil new national team coaches Feb
NOGIG 2020: Strikers go goal crazy
Ikoyi Club starts 2020 with ARM doubles me
2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier Amuneke warns Eagles of Group C opponents
Injury: Samuel Kalu undergoes scan
Gombe Utd goalkeeper, Shagari is dead
It’s an honour to join Inter – Moses
US-Nigeria Trade Council endorses FlagIT app, commends FG, FRSC, AFF
The resurgence of violence
The sunnah of monogamy
Why and how history defines who we are (10)
How prayers can be answered within 20 days (7)
How Christmas got linked with idolatry
2020: Infinix to thrill customers with more adventures
Mining: FG, others propose pre-shipment of inspection certificates
Fidelity Bank lifts physically challenged Maths teacher, offers employment
Ikeja Electric records 22% reduction in losses
Nigeria begins rice export in 2022 –FG
USAID to invest $60m to boost agribusiness in Nigeria

Daily Independent

Nigeria To Begin Rice Exportation In 2022 – Minister
Coronavirus: Oil Prices Gain Weight
NEXIM Bank Urges South South States To Utilise Over N1bn Intervention Funds
UNIZIK VC Counsels Fresh Students On Conditions To Achieve Success
NERC Accuses DisCos Of Exploiting Consumers
CPAN Supports CAN’s Call For 3-Day Prayers, Fasting
BREAKING: Two Fresh Suspected Lassa Cases Discovered In Ogun
BREAKING: Man Utd Reach €55m Agreement To Sign Bruno Fernandes
PDP To Review 2019 Elections To Determine Participation In 2023 Elections
Two Persons Shot Dead By Unknown
Coronavirus: Oil Prices Gain Weight
NEXIM Bank Urges South South States To Utilise Over N1bn Intervention Funds
UNIZIK VC Counsels Fresh Students On Conditions To Achieve Success
NERC Accuses DisCos Of Exploiting Consumers
Global Tech Leaders To Discuss Enabling Technology, Cloud Computing At #Nerdsunite2020
Mother, Son Bag 12-Year Jail Term For $82,570 Internet Fraud
Cleen Foundation, Ikeja NBA Set To Establish Legal Resource Centre
DESOPADEC: Jubilation In Isoko Communities Over Development Projects
Delta Poly Students Protest, Shut School Gate Over Ban On Driving On Campus
RRS Arrests Seven Over Extortion Of Lagos Motorists
PDP Governors’ Forum Pledges To Work With FG, Security Agencies On Insecurity
Group Protests At National Assembly, Renews Call For Passage Of Electoral Act
APC Should Consider Changing Its Name, Not PDP – Ologbondiyan
Imo Speaker, Majority Leader, Other Lawmakers Defect To APC
Arsenal Agree Deal For 23yr-Old Star As Arteta Closes In On First Signing
Andre Gomes Returns To Everton Training 3 Months After Horror Ankle Injury
Dogo Remains Sunshine Stars Coach – Management
Emmanuel Adebayor Set For Premier League Return
Fernandinho Signs New City Contract
NERC Accuses DisCos Of Exploiting Consumers
Global Tech Leaders To Discuss Enabling Technology, Cloud Computing At #Nerdsunite2020
Elumelu Foundation Enhances Flagship Entrepreneurship Programme To Benefit Africans
EDITORIAL: ‘NO’ To Naira Devaluation
Democracy: Cymbals Of Celebration
TI’s Contentious Nigeria Corruption Index: Matters Arising

News Headlines Jan 28, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 28, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Buhari warns against revenge, violent attacks
Akeredolu, Oyetola, Fayemi defend Operation Amotekun
15 killed in Plateau as gunmen abduct two in Kaduna
Senate: security system can’t tackle terrorism, killings
Three high profile ‘kidnappers’ held in Enugu
Angélique Kidjo’s fourth Grammy award
Man lynched for shooting wife dead in Abia
Civil defence man ‘accidentally’ shoots Imo politician dead
Makinde and the limit of bluff
Fake doctor arrested in Kano
Woman arraigned for ‘pouring boiling water’ on daughter-in-law
Mixed reactions trail proposed ban
Matters lexical
No word on kids kidnapped one year ago in Anambra
‘Hasten Leah Sharibu’s release’
Two remanded for gun possession
Siblings jailed nine months for cultism
Restriction on okada, tricycle begins Feb 1 in Lagos
Man, 33, remanded for allegedly defiling, girl, 9
Govt. makes water transportation safer
Woman to be hanged for killing ex-PDP chair’s nephew
Police get vehicles to fight crime
‘N97 per litre fuel achieveable’
‘How PIB will aid investments, N97 per litre fuel’
How to fight cybercrime, by expert
Coalition backs residents on sewage plant
Sanwo-Olu swears in 13 appointees
Young lawyers to hold essay in honour of youngest SAN
Court orders firm to pay ex-employee N20.5m gratuity debt
Case for immediate remaking of police system
How ex-banker allegedly defrauded businessman of N42m
Katangua traders appeal judgment on market ownership
Casebook on human rights litigation in Nigeria
Supreme Court victory: Lalong promises enduring legacy in Plateau
How suspected rapist charmed victim, raped and stole her underwear
Hearing in Celestial Church leadership crisis resumes April 7
Legality of Amotekun
‘How judges contribute to disobedience of court orders’
Amotekun: Southwest governors acted responsibly
Vivo to consolidate market share
Varsity, New Horizons partner on 4IR digital lab
Infinix to sustain Adventure
SIM card registration blues
Enhancing airports emergency procedures
APC should reconcile aggrieved chieftains, says Nwosu
‘Why North cannot retain power in 2023
Jalingo is politician facing treason charges, says Ayade
Imo’ll be great again under Uzodinma, says Eze Ndigbo
‘Bauchi to conduct council polls’
Alleged fraud: Shehu Sani gets bail
Alleged $1.2b Malabu Oil fraud: Court to rule on Adoke’s, others’ bail Thursday
Potiskum: Back to the ‘Caravan of grains’
Buhari tipped to build Africa’s strongest economy
Facts, fallacies and fictions about China-Africa cooperation
‘Don’t blame Labour for strike on minimum wage’
Tinubu as nationalist
History soured by prejudice
Suspension of VC’s selection sparks row
Lecture in honour of don
Of education, youths and the ‘Marlian cult’
Brain drain as modern slavery
The Nation driver’s son suffers gas explosion
Lassa mess
To fish again
Campaign to deepen financial services
Ekiti PDP sacks Fayose’s loyalist
Despite border closure, smuggling thrives
Ogun deputy governor canvasses support
ISPS Code: APMT pledges safety, efficiency
Confusion as sacked council chairmen resume
Getting Eastern ports ready for cargo
Nigeria’s plans against Novel Coronavirus
Outrage as N5.9b water project rots in Jonathan’s town (1)
MFM denies insinuation of Church having highest single ladies
Woman in court for allegedly pouring hot water on 12-year-old girl
15 killed in Plateau as gunmen abduct two in Kaduna
JANUARY 28, 2020
Senate: security system can’t tackle terrorism, killings
Woman to be hanged for killing ex-PDP chair’s nephew
‘How PIB will aid investments, N97 per litre fuel’
Alleged $1.2b Malabu Oil fraud: Court to rule on Adoke’s, others’ bail Thursday
‘Bauchi to conduct council polls’
Attempts to turn Nigeria into one party state ‘ll fail – PDP
Imo PDP accepts chairman’s resignation
Djokovic leads tennis community in mourning ‘mentor’ Bryant
Ighalo keeps mute over Man Utd speculation
Vivo to consolidate market share
Varsity, New Horizons partner on 4IR digital lab
Enhancing airports emergency procedures
Despite border closure, smuggling thrives
Man lynched for shooting wife dead in Abia
Fake doctor arrested in Kano
Woman arraigned for ‘pouring boiling water’ on daughter-in-law
Mixed reactions trail proposed ban
Burna Boy is a Champion, we consider him a winner- AKA
Sade Adu, Chamillionaire, five other Nigerians who won The Grammy

The Punch

Outrage as RMAFC says politicians’ pay may go up
Maryam Sanda sentenced to death for killing husband
How herdsmen shot at me – Ortom
Community policing: Confusion at commands over IG’s directive
Suspected herdsmen kill 13 in fresh Plateau attack
1,000 Kaduna pastors to pray for Andimi, Leah Sharibu
Tension in Oyo as sacked council chairmen resume
Oshiomhole disrupting public peace, safety, Edo alleges
‘US visa ban’ll affect vulnerable Nigerians’
How alleged rapist used charm on victim – Witness
How do you pronounce ‘schedule’?
Civil war was a defining national tragedy –Osinbajo
Odili wins N250m defamation suit, Odinkalu petitions NJC
Eight nabbed for selling JAMB forms above price
Discos to reflect 7.5% VAT on transactions Feb 1
Bandits attack Abuja-bound train passengers in Kaduna
Grieving husband blames LUTH for wife’s death
Call me Mr –Kwara deputy governor
CSOs demand Rivers CP’s suspension over suspect’s death
FG asks FIIRO workers to suspend protests
Those against amotekun are agents of criminals — Gani Adams
Bauchi man nabbed for stabbing girlfriend to death
LASG arraigns two for unlawful gun possession
Again, NIS intercepts trafficked victims at Lagos airport
Task force dislodges land-grabbers from couple’s land
Police rescue four-year-old from kidnappers in Ogun
Two nabbed for stealing car from Lagos church
Rodgers fears City’s buy-back clause on Iheanacho
Akinwunmi heads NFF’s team to discuss Rohr’s stay
Amusan sets new PB, Usoro breaks Texas record
National Assembly resumes today, considers constitution amendment, Electoral Act
Police probe senatorial candidate’s killing, NSCDC arrests official
Imo PDP chairman resigns, quits party
Ondo speaker says Akeredolu’s second term certain
Tambuwal succeeds Dickson as chair PDP govs’ forum
Ten-year economic plan to replace ERGP, says FG
NSE employees donate to WARIF Foundation
Stockbrokers jittery about likely reversal in OMO policy
FG upgrades Enugu airport navigational facilities
Customs recorded 4,599 seizures worth N32.8bn in 2019
No plan to scrap SIWES, says ITF
112 graduating students of FUNAAB bag first class
Chinese, Indian language, compulsory in Ebonyi schools
WARIF, UN seek end to gender-based violence in varsities
Sexual harassment allegation against MOUAU VC baseless — Management
VC demands sustained efforts toward education of youths
Osimhen is like Mbappe – Sochaux coach
Akinwunmi: NFF has overcome Olympic disappointment
National teams get new coaches in February – NFF
Confed Cup: Osho laments Enyimba draw

ThisDay

‘Heavy Tax Burden Kill SMEs’
Ijezie: VAT Increase Will Support Minimum Wage Payment
Tentative Stabilisation, Sluggish Recovery?
Restructuring of ALSCON and Unending Legal Tango
‘Succession Management Crucial for Business Continuity in MFBs’
Survey Reveals Drop in Economic Confidence
Old Mutual Life Assurance Appoints Omosehin as New MD
The Discos And Service Delivery
Again, Emefiele Forecloses Possibility of Currency Devaluation
FG Warns Contractors against Poor Project Delivery
Adeduntan: Banking Sector Recapitalisation Will Support Economic Growth
All-Share Index Year-to-date Growth Hits 10.4% as Bulls Remain in Control
Amotekun Not South-west’s Plan to Secede, Says Fayemi
FMBN Seeks Stronger Partnership with States on Affordable Housing
Brooks and Blake Appoints Onajide Chairman
Yahaya Bello Takes Oath of Office, Appoints Commissioner-nominees
Nigerian Basketball Community in Shock, Mourning
Alleged Fraud: Shehu Sani Gets N10m Bail
Emefiele: CBN’s Tomato Policy Yielding Positive Results for Economy
Housewife Stabs Husband to Death in Katsina
Adeseyoju: Data Protection Regulation Can Address Cybercrime
Oyo LG Crisis Escalates
NOGIG 2020: ExxonMobil, NNPC, PTI Begin on Winning Note
Police Confirm Abduction of 21 Security Personnel, 25 Corps Members in Akwa Ibom
FCTA Declares 53.55% of Inspected Vehicles Not Roadworthy
‘Heavy Tax Burden Kill SMEs’
Restructuring of ALSCON and Unending Legal Tango
Going Back to Work after a Six-Week Holiday
PDP Dominates Re-run Polls
PDP Urges N’Assembly to Summon Buhari over Nigeria’s Global Rating on Terrorism
YEARS AWAY FROM CARAVAN OF GRAINS
THE PINNACLE AND ICPC DEBACLE
BIRTH TOURISM IN UNCLE SAM
THE HORSE HAS ALREADY BOLTED
EDITORIAL
THE ENDLESS INSURGENCY
Survey Reveals Drop in Economic Confidence
Ibadan Disco to Implement New VAT Rate Feb 1
NOC to Inaugurate Commissions Today
DStv, Gotv Set to Bring Excitement of Carabao Cup to Viewers Tonight
Hearn Rules Out Joshua/Fury Possible Fight in UK
Rafael Nadal Beats Kyrgios to Reach Q’finals at Australian Open
Kobe Bryant and Other Stories
Nigeria’s Security System Not Working Efficiently, Says Senate President
Lagos Bans Commercial Motorcyclists in 15 LGs
Osinbajo Decries Nigeria’s Failure to Leverage on Biafran Technology
Citing Prevailing Circumstance, Imo PDP Chairman Resigns

Daily Trust

As revenue commission plans review: Nigerians want package cut for public officers
Our security system has failed — Lawan
Buhari mourns Usman Sa’idu, District Head of Faskari
Tomato Jos targets 10% paste needs of Nigerians
FG assures of security
As revenue commission plans review: Nigerians want package cut for public officers
Buhari to security agents: Stop Plateau violence now
Kari resigns, Salihu takes over as Bauchi governor’s Chief of Staff
FA Cup: Chelsea, Liverpool in potential quarter final cracker
Map tracks coronavirus spread in real-time as infections near 3,000
Concerns over N/Assembly budget details as lawmakers resume today
My empowerment scheme not discriminatory — Sen Aisha
‘Borno PDP impressed with Zulum’s performance’
Quadri, Assar ready as German Open serves-off today
Okonkwo happy to play for Henry at Montreal
We’re doing everything to end Katsina Utd, Pillars fans clashes- Muazu
Concerns over plans to spend pension fund on infrastructure
$2.5bn tomato shortfall: CBN woos investors
Budget 2020: Groups urge FG to inaugurate Tobacco Control Fund
Residents arrest burglary suspect who escaped from police custody
Motorcycle thieves stab farmer in Abaji
55,545 vehicles fail inspection test in FCT
Crowded weekdays
Rat race with Lassa fever
Infrastructure Games 1
National Security: Unanswered questions and doing the necessary
Understanding Niger Delta region problem
Much ado about Nigeria’s corruption ranking
At least 38 dead in Turkey as quake rescue efforts continue
Dozens dead in Brazil floods as officials warn of more landslides
How Maryam Sanda bagged death sentence for husband’s murder
Housewife allegedly kills husband in Katsina
Police parade suspected kidnappers of priest, others in Enugu
Editorial: Declare war on Lassa fever
NFVCB embarks on nationwide confiscation of illegal films
18-year-old singer dominates the Grammys, wins five awards
Key winners at the 2020 Grammy Awards
Grammy: Angelique Kidjo, the ‘Yourba’ diva who defeated Burna Boy
Maryam Sanda’s timeline: From charge to sentence
Three Key issues in Maryam Sanda’s murder case
Facebook unveils new look, new features
Plateau varsity ASUU threatens strike over underfunding, insecurity on campus
Order release of NULGE’s 6 months dues, NLC tells Kaduna govt
Fire razes building in Benue’s College of Education
Why Uzodinma vs Ihedioha is most discussed gov’ship judgment of S/Court
‘Firm wants AGF to intervene in ICPC invasion’
Nigeria, Macao agree on transfer of sentenced persons

The Sun

Amotekun Christian agenda, says Supreme Council for Sharia
… Fayemi, Adams allay fears over alleged secession
Lagos bans tricycles, motorcycles in 15 LGs, 40 bridges
NECO authenticates Ifeanyi Ubah’s result
Igbo Presidency: Don’t repeat Moghalu’s mistakes, Ngige tells Ndigbo
President Buhari urges end to revenge, violent attacks
Fears as Lassa fever spreads to Kaduna, Adamawa, Osun, Kogi
Why we back reconstruction of North-East –UNDP
Tambuwal emerges chairman, PDP Governors’ Forum
Mamora: Nigeria has 30,000 nonfunctional PHCs
President Buhari urges end to revenge, violent attacks
Fears as Lassa fever spreads to Kaduna, Adamawa, Osun, Kogi
2023: PDP rejects name change, set to review 2019 polls
Ekiti PDP disciplinary committee member resigns, alleges undue pressure
Chief of staff to Gov. Mohammed resigns, Ladan Salihu takes over
CBN vows to close $2.5bn tomato supply gap
CIBN lauds Ecobank on capacity building, professionalism
Weststar flaunts new Mercedes-Benz V-Class MPV
New Peugeot 208 wins Argus 2020 trophies
Hyundai rewards customer with LG dual cool A/C
Aribo not a winger –Gerrard
Chikwelu’s brace sinks Espanyol
Bryant will be greatly missed by basketball family — Olumide Oyedeji
Muguruza, Halep power past opponents to reach quarter-finals
Rohr: I’ll like to continue with Eagles
Oluwa Kuwait set to release his first single
Billie Eilish wins big at the Grammys
Day Michael Jackson made me faint – Hanujay
Fanatical witnesses
Politics Nigeriana: No better preacher or teacher
Hope Uzodinma and Imo hailers and nailers
Before Trump announces his visa restriction on Nigeria
Nigeria’s local languages as endangered species
Lawan seeks restructuring of security masterplan
Seme Customs intercepts 409,000 grams of tramadol, others
MASSOB, BIM to launch new security outfit in Ebonyi
Bulkachuwa lauds Ugwuanyi on new Appeal Court complex
NDE recruits 5,000 youths in Ebonyi
Onyewuchi empowers over 400 widows, youths in Owerri
Minister raises alarm over rising cases of vandalism in FCT

The Guardian

Yahaya Bello takes oath of office, urges support
Scientists to develop vaccines as coronavirus becomes more infectious
Young guns shine as Arsenal move into FA Cup fifth round
Mild drama at ECOWAS session in The Gambia over two-term limit for heads of state
Buhari charged to expose Boko Haram sponsors
Lawan decries failure in nation’s security architecture
Oba of Benin urges Ganduje to reverse emirates creation
I will give women topmost priority, says Rotimi Akeredolu
Obaseki clears, reinstates Egor Council boss, Ogbemudia
Kobe Bryant…His unfulfilled dreams
Nigerian football has become stagnant, says Esin
John McEnroe urges Serena to beat Court’s record
Nine months after, athletes get payment for trip to Abidjan
Nadal defeats Australia’s Kyrgios in epic contest
NOGIG 2020: ExxonMobil, NNPC, PTI begin on winning note
Intrigues characterise re-run elections in Akwa Ibom
Two women win Imo constituencies’ elections
Emergence of Egbona may alter political power-play in Cross River
Sanwo-Olu charges new appointees, perm secs on value service
Editorial: Why that jumbo loan is evil
NAMA deploys new landing system, VSAT at Enugu Airport
ASHON sues for policy consistency to boost investment
How to boost listed firms’ businesses, spur voluntary tax compliance
Consortium tackles standardisation in Nigerian produce export
The three demons of delayed development, debt and dictatorship
The unending scarcity of passport booklets
Vision 2023 : Dear President, before you stand down
Fanatical witnesses

News Headlines Jan 27, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 27, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Don’t be distracted, Frank, group tell NDDC IMC
Fayemi woos investors to boost tourism
Oyo to sack council chief: we’ll deal with troublemakers
How we plan to curb borrowings, by Fed Govt
NDE trains 530 unemployed youths
Banks cut lending rate to woo more borrowers
Jigawa governor backs Amotekun as Bakare seeks true federalism
Buhari: Osinbajo and I have perfect relationship
Jibrin loses in Kano as PDP, APC show strength in rerun polls
Sanwo-Olu to help rebuild Amu market
Leah Sharibu’s father: we’ve surrendered our fate to God
Ihedioha seeks review of ruling at Supreme Court
Timber market rising as traders put losses at N20b
Still corrupt
Buhari has elevated Niger Delta, says Presidency
Fura and amala summit
How border closure has helped Nigeria
Easy does it?
Fed Govt, stakeholders to tackle building collapse
UK partners Ogun on new Abeokuta city master plan
Amotekun as catalyst for restructuring
Adamawa: Now that litigations are over
Air bag woos force automakers to recall six million vehicles
Supreme Court judgments
SHACMAN GM visits Nigeria
Visa abuse and Trump’s phobia
Subaru unveils ‘mysterious’ electric SUV
Unilever Nigeria records N8.3 billion loss
Mbaka: Prophecy and counter-prophecy
Polaris Salary Advance excites customers
Ecobank, NIRSAL promote agric lending
AXA Mansard mulls divestment of assets
Malami: What manner of attorney general?
Afreximbank gets $500m equity fund from Nigeria, others
‘Nigeria-UK trades to improve after Brexit’
Tragedy of ethnic politics in Nigeria
Access Bank CEO, NIPC CEO, others for Vantage Forum
Experts present 2020 outlook at NBCC forum
Seplat to acquire more upstream assets
Baobab Microfinance Bank raises shareholders fund to N3.9b
War by some other means
Osinbajo: social safety net sovereign obligation
NSIA Group marks silver jubilee
Charting way forward for mining sector’s rebound
Mutual Benefits Assurance rewards 75 workers
NAICOM, others move to end scarcity of actuaries
Osinbajo: social safety net sovereign obligation
Nigeria in top 30 global retail development index
TCN moves to tackle grid collapse
Sulphur content policy may boost Onne Port
IATA eyes $29.3b profit
Stock market unveils special insurance for investors
Nigeria to benefit from $67b cocoa market
Four years of Bello’s footprints in Kogi
Making disabled persons votes count
Intrigues over site of teaching hospital in Jigawa
Setbacks in Ogun PDP
Bt cowpea to save Nigeria from annual food import
Troops foil Boko Haram attack on Borno IDP camp
Ekiti South: Adeyeye petitions A/Court President, seeks reversal of judgment
Governor, 7 others in trouble over alleged N6.5bn fraud
NDE trains 530 unemployed youths
Four years of Bello’s footprints in Kogi
PDP wins Akwa Ibom rerun
Cross River re-run: APC wins National Assembly seat, PDP gets state assembly
For Fall, the dream continues
APFAN/Ajide U-20 Football Championship gets date
‘I’m in Rangers to score goals and challenge for trophies’
Amokachi applauds Dare on Oyo Unity Cup
ACL: Wydad beat USM Alger to advance
Dike Azuoma: How I switched from football to basketball
Subaru unveils ‘mysterious’ electric SUV
Unilever Nigeria records N8.3 billion loss
Boyfriend stabs lady to death for flirting
Mob beats up policemen, burns vehicle in Niger
Seven die in Bauchi auto crash
Police arrest 86 ‘cultists’, others
Missing Child: Police arrest three in Ogun
Joint security operatives demolish bandits hideouts

The Punch

Amotekun proposed law: Personnel will have power to arrest criminals, says AG
Danjuma’s criticism of my regime, one-man opinion — Buhari
We don’t have highest number of single ladies – MFM
$9.6bn judgment: P&ID claims victory at Friday ruling
Amotekun, the fearsome cat threatening selfish ambitions
Insecurity creating more widows, orphans, says Olurode
UPDATE: Kobe Bryant, daughter, seven others die in helicopter crash
Summon Buhari on national security, PDP urges NASS
NLC writes El-Rufai over withheld check-off dues
Man allegedly stabs girlfriend to death in Bauchi
Edo PDP attacks Umahi for endorsing Obaseki
Start strike immediately your salary is stopped, ASUU tells lecturers
Hoodlums set Niger police vehicle ablaze, injure three
Two nabbed for stealing car from Lagos church
Command arrests 86 suspected Lagos cultists, one killed
7.5% VAT implementation begins February 1
Nigerians should be thankful that bombing has reduced – Presidency
Discos reject 5,451MW of electricity in one week
Buhari orders NAF to bomb Zamfara, Niger, Kaduna bandits
I take Leah’s motherhood status with all pleasure –Father
We don’t have highest number of single ladies – MFM
NSCDC officer shoots candidate at APC’s victory party
Man allegedly stabs girlfriend to death in Bauchi
Hoodlums set Niger police vehicle ablaze, injure three
Two nabbed for stealing car from Lagos church
Command arrests 86 suspected Lagos cultists, one killed
Brothers remanded for killing sibling in Ebonyi
NSCDC arrests pastor for child trafficking in Osun
Sanwo-Olu orders probe into Amu Plank Market fire
Police rescue four-year-old from kidnappers in Ogun
Task force dislodges land-grabbers from couple’s land
Aribo reveals Rangers debt to ‘Uncle’ Defoe
Michael Jordan mourns Kobe Bryant
Moses has got high pedigree for Inter–Taribo
Ondo 2020: Akeredolu’ll lose APC ticket, says aspirant
‘Ahmed, ex-Kwara gov, didn’t pay us 11-month pensions’
7.5% VAT implementation begins February 1
Four ways to access pension benefits –PenOp
FG acquires training simulator for aviation college
Equities generate N22.76bn turnover in one week
Digital economy, most promising – Obaseki
Nigeria recorded 43 building collapse cases in 2019 –Report
Billie Eilish wins first Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Album
Grammy Awards: Burna Boy loses to Angelique Kidjo
Michelle Obama wins Grammy for best spoken word album
Ajayi gutted to miss Cardiff clash
Dessers to meet Pinnick in London this week
Trabzonspor appeal against Nwakaeme’s red card
Nigeria takes 2020 Olympics table tennis battle to Tunisia

ThisDay

Again, Emefiele Forecloses Possibility of Currency Devaluation
Airtel Launches 0904 Number Series
FG Warns Contractors against Poor Project Delivery
Adeduntan: Banking Sector Recapitalisation Will Support Economic Growth
All-Share Index Year-to-date Growth Hits 10.4% as Bulls Remain in Control
Emefiele’s Silver Bullet
NAICOM to Train Actuarial Analysts
Onyema Calls for Campaign against Stigmatisation of Nigerians
Baobab MFB Shareholders’ Fund Hits N3.9bn
NPFL: Lobi Regain the Top Spot from Plateau Utd
Nigeria Shifts Focus to Tunisia for Tokyo 2020 Qualification
Kanu’s Hotel Dispute with AMCON to Resume Hearing Tomorrow
Nigeria Will Reap Benefits of Oyo Unity Cup Soon, Says Falode
NBCC Holds Breakfast Meeting
Stepping Up Fight against Inflation
FG Seeks Support on National Policy on Methanol
Polaris Salary Advance Excites Customers
Now that Saraki is Begging Kwara Govt
Of Tinubu’s Stand On Amotekun and Ekweremadu’s Bill on State Police
Silent War Trails Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello, Deputy Edward Onoja over Appointments
‘Twenty Nice Things’ that Happened to Akwa Ibom in 2019
US Basketball Great, Kobe Bryant, Daughter, Three Others Die in Helicopter Crash
CAF CONFEDERATION CUP: Rangers Win in Egypt, Fail to Qualify for Quarter finals
Georgia Oboh Secures 2020 Ladies European Tour Card
Djokovic to Face Raonic in Q’finals
Coco Gauf’s Fairy-tale Run Ends
S’Arabia Wealth Fund in Talks to Buy Newcastle for £340m
Fireworks as NOGIG 2020 Preliminaries Begin
‘Finance Act Will Align Tax Laws to Current Realities’
CoralPay Deploys C’Gate Solution to Ease Payment
Baobab MFB Gets ‘BBB’ Rating
Vitafoam Grows First Quarter Profit after Tax by 126% to N819m
Firm Partners FG to Bridge Housing Deficit

Daily Trust

FCT healthcare centres in deplorable condition
My relationship with Osinbajo perfect — Buhari
Buhari orders deployment of air power against bandits
PDP to N/Assembly: Summon Buhari on national security
Corruption rating: TI purveying fake news — Sagay
Why APC will survive after Buhari — Govs
Imo polls: Security aide shoots senatorial candidate at victory party
Buhari orders Air Force to shell bandits in Niger State
46 kidnap victims regain freedom in Nasarawa
Senate ex-spokesman, Adeyeye wants Appeal Court to review judgment
Calls for my expulsion uncalled for — Former Gov Idris
Man United and City cruise into FA Cup fifth round
Nadal meets the ‘new Nick’ Kyrgios in fourth-round blockbuster
Group condemns approval for Morocco to host FUTSAL 2020 in Western Sahara
Why CBN raised Cash Reserve Ratio
How Africans can do business with UN – Saunders
CBN cautions FG, others on depleting revenues, rising debt
Gunmen kidnap Imam’s sons, 1 other in Abaji
Court remands 2 for allegedly stealing money to gamble
Minister pledges to complete renovation of public schools in FCT
Want to live forever?
Civil War: Disclosures and Closure
Customs and Nigeria’s future beyond oil
At least 38 dead in Turkey as quake rescue efforts continue
Dozens dead in Brazil floods as officials warn of more landslides
Gambia police clash with protesters demanding president step down
Police arrest robbery, kidnap suspects in Imo
Husband killing: Court delivers judgement today in Maryam Sanda’s trial
Imo polls: Security aide shoots senatorial candidate at victory party
Editorial: Nigeria first as foreign policy
Saudi Arabia crown prince suspected of hacking using WhatsApp
Plateau varsity ASUU threatens strike over underfunding, insecurity on campus
Order release of NULGE’s 6 months dues, NLC tells Kaduna govt
NDE trains public relations officers
FG ignores multibillion naira moringa industry – Farmers
Katsina farmers record low wheat production
How higher institutions will attract foreign scholars
Lagos records 21 fire outbreak in two days

The Sun

Another Nigerian doctor diagnosed with Lassa fever
Rockets hit US embassy in Baghdad
US basketball legend Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash
Sanwo-Olu orders investigation into Amu market fire disaster
IPOB, police on warpath over burial Kanu’s parents
Corruption, terrorism killing Nigeria –Catholic Bishop
Amotekun: Bakare, Babachir, others clash
APC wins Okigwe North federal constituency rerun
Easter deadline: S’East ministers to inspect Enugu airport
Ihedioha approaches court for review
Transfer of sentenced persons: What Nigeria’ll gain –Malami
Terrorism: PDP charges NASS to summon Buhari
PDP wins Niger Assembly rerun election
Only Buhari ‘ll decide Oshiomhole’s APC future – Jigawa gov
Akwa Ibom rerun: I’m done declares Mike Igini
House of Reps re-run: APC floors PDP in Cross River
Equities appreciate by 0.03% as investors gain N6bn
How poor regulation impacted real estate in 2019
Estate focus: Chevy View Estate, Chevron Drive, Lagos
Pipeline disaster: NNPC to demolish structures, prosecute offenders
Kanu hotel’s take-over case resumes Tuesday
Joshua admits handing Usyk vacant WBO title is likely
Buhari orders air strikes against bandits in Niger, others
NDDC board: Abia APC to recommend names to Buhari
Tragedy in Imo as NSCDC officer allegedly kills ex-senatorial candidate at victory party
Plateau youths demand release of members in B’Haram captivity, bemoan Ropvil’s execution

Tribune

UPDATE: Lakers legend, Kobe Bryant, 13-year-old daughter, three others killed in helicopter crash
Salary stoppage threat: Get ready for industrial crisis, ASUU tells FG
Nigeria’s terrorism rating distressing ― PDP
Agriculture: NGROPPMAN meets Netherlands Consulate-General, as Nigeria’s groundnut hits global market
Setting Amotekun up commendable ― Pastor Bakare
Boko Haram: Senator Ndume raises alarm, says military must be strengthened
Salary stoppage threat: Get ready for industrial crisis, ASUU tells FG
Coronavirus spreads to nine countries ― WHO
Ekiti: APC candidate, Adeyeye, petitions Court of Appeal
Birthday: Kwara gov says no celebration, adverts
Nigeria’s terrorism rating distressing ― PDP
Beef up security in the South East, journalists’ group tasks governors
25,000 customers benefited from our free laundry outlet ― LG Electronics
Canada identifies first case of coronavirus
North West Development Commission legislation underway as Reps resume plenary Tuesday
NSE pays patients’ bills, donates relief materials to correctional centres
Continue to defend masses, Oyo deputy gov charges journalists
Sanwo-Olu visits Amu Market, orders investigation into fire disaster
FG requests Stay of Execution order over CERPAC fees
Niger bandit attacks, disaster for Nigeria ― Buhari
Death toll rises to 36 in Turkey earthquake
Boyfriend allegedly stabs live-in lover to death
South African parliament to remove top anti-corruption official
Burundi ruling party picks Ndayishimiye to contest presidential election
China stiffens defences against coronavirus as death toll hits 56
Lassa fever: FMC Lokoja confirms three cases, one death
Trump’s lawyers defend him at Senate impeachment trial
Report Disco that forces you to pay for transformers, cables, NERC tells customers
Lassa fever: FG commends Kano govt for quick response, relentless efforts
Reps seek additional powers for AMCON on loan recovery
Auto crash claims six lives in Bauchi
Ihedioha approaches Supreme Court for review of Imo guber judgment
Court jails vigilante leader for raping epileptic teenager at gunpoint in Edo
Police parade 11 suspected gunrunner, cattle rustlers, drug dealers,…
AM Best revises Axa Mansard’s outlook to stable from negative
Amotekun: Some lessons in history
Ex-UI DVC, Aderinto, to deliver UI’s 482nd inaugural lecture
UNIZIK promotes 24 to professorial cadre
Editorial: The EU verdict on killing, persecution of Christians in Nigeria
Coronavirus spreads to nine countries ― WHO
Canada identifies first case of coronavirus
On faulty federalism
Biblical support for Amotekun
Suicide: An atrocity beyond death
Making Amotekun effective, efficient
Tasks for govs after Supreme Court verdict
How informal security got to the North

The Guardian

Breaking News: Grammy: No Show For Burna Boy As Angelique Kidjo Wins
Kebbi deputy governor tasks opposition on criticism
Kebbi proposes 1000 housing units for civil servants
Ibitoye lauds Dansol School at 14th inter-house sports
Benue set to lift employment embargo
Osinbajo says APC government ‘far from touching’ majority
Three rockets hit US embassy in Iraq
Imo Senatorial candidate allegedly shot dead security official
Basketball legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash
Three dead in Gambian protest against President Barrow
Arsenal, Everton in contention to sign Rodriguez in January transfer
Liverpool held by League One Shrewsbury
Lyon forward Terrier collapses during Ligue 1 game
Man City cruise past 10-man Fulham in FA Cup
Martinez sees red as Nainggolan frustrates Inter Milan
APC’s Doguwa wins Kano rerun
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News Headlines Jan 26, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 26, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Firm to deepen financial services
Experts fault Eco currency implementation
‘How a reckless driver almost killed me on my visit to Nigeria’
‘Govt has left me to my fate’
Large turnout in Kano, Sokoto
May you not end up a cleaner in your mate’s conglomerate
The power of blackmail
Nappy Girl: ‘Relationship Be Like’ was a big turnaround for me
‘My plan for noiseless Lagos’
Pan Africanism: Where did you go? Part 1
Implementation of Eco currency impossible – Aremu
On domestic abuse (Part 2)
Eniola Aluko: I’m a God-fearing rebel
Rage over Eco currency
Dike Azuoma: How I switched from football to basketball
Why you don’t get your claims paid
Tribute to foremost nationalist Lekan Are
NDLEA unveils Guchi as anti-drug ambassador
Now that Saraki is begging Kwara Govt
National Assembly’s indifference to public criticism
AGF Malami baits Oyo
MOUAU Clears Vice Chancellor of sexual harassment allegation
Africa can be biggest economic miracle, says AfDB president
Chinese imports from Nigeria rose by 70% in 2019 – Envoy
50 gunmen kill vigilante, kidnap doctor’s wife, children
Northern groups back Amotekun, demand ‘Operation Shege ka Fasa’
Gunmen abduct election officials in Cross River
FG inaugurates committee for $1bn agric programme
FRSC to impound trailers/ containers without latch
Review of Nigeria’s university curriculum in final stage –NUC
Sanwo-Olu visits victims, promises compensation
At last, sanity
Billions lost in eight Lagos fires
Major players championing e-commerce industry
ALGON crisis: NULGE issues no work order to members
Nigeria is ripe for referendum democracy
Christian leaders tackle Adesina over beheaded CAN chairman
Restoring lost glories of our schools
How Abiola won and lost the Presidency: An insider’s account
Imperatives for national rebirth in Nigeria
Governor, 7 others in trouble over alleged N6.5bn fraud
Kwara says no cause for alarm
Monica Ogah: Project Fame ‘baked’ me
One case confirmed in Kaduna, patient quarantined
Donald Trump has one problem
Ekiti govt tasks residents on clean environment
Ighodalo’s TOP TEN
‘Commissioned works and the artists’
Curtailing the resurgence of lassa fever
When less fear is more fear
Ways to rock the one-colour trend!
Joan Okorodudu: Young models expect too much
29 dead as Lassa fever ravages 11 states
Still on Amotekun
Why I may contest governorship in 2023 – Bwacha
Edo 2020: It’s Obaseki vs four others in APC
Police arrest suspected hijackers of election materials in A-Ibom
Edo APC crisis:’I won’t be chairman who can’t win own polling unit’ -Oshiomhole
Akpabio dissociates self from rerun in Essien Udim
Ondo 2020: Can PDP get it right?
I create my art with thread and needle- Badru
Snapsong 87
Security operatives storm PDP candidate’s booth in Imo
Baba Lekki blasts Balarabe
A case for drums festival
Proxy battles for federalism in Nigeria
Amotekun and Biafra
Undergraduate bags 13 yrs jail term
JUST IN: PDP’s Jatau wins Zaki House of Reps seat in Bauchi
Thoughts on Amotekun
‘Govt has left me to my fate’
‘My plan for noiseless Lagos’
Dike Azuoma: How I switched from football to basketball
Large turnout in Kano, Sokoto
NDLEA unveils Guchi as anti-drug ambassador
MOUAU Clears Vice Chancellor of sexual harassment allegation
Africa can be biggest economic miracle, says AfDB president
Chinese imports from Nigeria rose by 70% in 2019 – Envoy
50 gunmen kill vigilante, kidnap doctor’s wife, children
Otti not suspended, still leader of party, says APGA
Those festering Edo crisis should face opposition – Oshiomhole
Voter apathy mars Imo rerun, supplementary polls
Eniola Aluko: I’m a God-fearing rebel
Dike Azuoma: How I switched from football to basketball
Pablo Mari in London for Arsenal medical
Rejuvenated Ihenacho hand Leicester FA cup victory
LMC fines Katsina Utd, Pillars
Moses ready Serie A challenge
Experts fault Eco currency implementation
Why you don’t get your claims paid
CBN cautions against rising debt
One case confirmed in Kaduna, patient quarantined
Ekiti govt tasks residents on clean environment
Major crisis averted in Abia over missing male genitalia
Experts caution against excessive, unprescibed use of sex stimulants
Review of Nigeria’s university curriculum in final stage –NUC
Kidnapped Staff: Unizik SSANU stages protest in Anambra
Review of university curriculum in final stage – NUC

The Punch

FG orders recruitment of constables for community policing
We want our daughter alive, with or without baby –Leah Sharibu’s family
Fresh pressure mounts on PDP to change name
Dad was killed hours after his workers burnt vital files – Oko Oloyun’s son
I revealed Olamide helped Majek Fashek under pressure – Manager
Christians, Muslims attend slain pastor’s memorial service
You’re blind to Christians’ persecution, 25 groups tackle President’s spokesperson
DSS arrests student over anti-Buhari articles
My colleagues used to gang up against me –Erahbor, policeman who rejected N6m bribe
10 eligible, wealthy bachelors
South-East can’t get 2023 Presidency with intimidation — ACF Secretary General, Sani
Lassa fever can be sexually transmitted – Expert
I owe no explanation for selling my SUV – Kaffy
Fresh pressure mounts on PDP to change name
Attempt to stop Operation Amotekun will tear Nigeria apart — Ex-Gov Ezeife
My husband used tennis to woo me – Ondo First Lady
Rohr confirms talks with NFF for February
Bandits kill vigilante, kidnap doctor’s wife, children in Kaduna
Oshiomhole kicks as thugs attack rally venue, burn vehicles
APGA expels Araraume for anti-party activities
Don’t restore Nnamdi Kanu’s bail, FG tells court
Fire razes Lagos market, destroys 11 houses
Three die in Delta crash, alleged cop’s killers arrested
My people under siege, Niger East senator, Musa cries out
ICYMI: Ebonyi engineer’s decomposing body found in his room
UPDATED: Two buildings razed, properties damaged in Lagos wood market fire
Police arrest gunmen who invaded checkpoint, stabbed Inspector to death
NIS intercepts nine suspected trafficked victims in Lagos
Oko Oloyun: Police quiz escorts, workers as Afenifere condemns murder
ASP killed while arresting murder suspect at Bwari chief’s palace
AFN crisis: I remain the duly elected president, says Gusau
Oshiomhole kicks as thugs attack rally venue, burn vehicles
Ihedioha: The unlucky one in the class of 2019
Election rerun: Kidnapped INEC official regains freedom in Cross River
2020: No man can unseat Obaseki — Umahi
Economy attracted $21.8bn investments in one year – NBS
Fulfilling one’s passion is true meaning of success – Ogunye
FRSC to impound improperly latched containers-carrying trailers
FG inaugurates committee for $1.1bn agric mechanisation scheme
I’ll combine medical practice with hair business – Omale
SAHCO to provide ground-handling services for Ethiopian Airlines
I can’t act sex scenes no matter the pay – Sani Danja, Kannywood star
I’m set to take over – Ugo
Ministering before Pastor Adeboye highlight of my career – Adedamola Adeniyi
Actresses have more opportunities than male colleagues – Mustapha Solagbade
Entertainers applaud new NBC amendment
2020 UTME: NSCDC warns CBT operators against extortion of candidates
FG plans education programme for children displaced by conflicts
NAWOJ pays fees for pupils in Ondo schools
Dalung to officiate novelty match of late journalist
Chess: I was wrongly banned by NCF, says Bomo
Marseille’s slim title hopes hit by Angers stalemate
EPL: Mourinho unhappy over Eriksen transfer saga

ThisDay

N128bn 2020 Budget of N’Assembly Shrouded in Secrecy, Says Senator
Kwara Govt: Saraki Has No Legal Right to Disputed Ilorin Land
FAAN Alerts Airlines about Fire Incident at MMIA
How AGF Frustrated Malabu, Goje Corruption Cases, Alleges TI
FAAC: How Three Tiers of Govt Benefitted in 2019
How FG Plans to Remove Wasteful Fuel Subsidy
Serie A: In-form Ronaldo Leads Juventus to Napoli
SUNDAY NEWSOF THE WEEK STORIES
Governor Abiodun Meets UK Coys in Investment Drive
Ondo, Niger Begin Payment of New Minimum Wage
Iheanacho Man of Match in Leicester’s FA Cup Win
Any Hope for Consumers as Inflation Keeps Rising?
FG to Award 19 Road Projects on Tax Credit Scheme
Nigeria Aim to Earn $30b from Zero Oil Plan, Says Awolowo
Report: Capacity Building for Infrastructure Entrepreneurs Key in Project Finance
MultiChoice Talent Factory to Host Masterclasses on Acting for Camera
A Deserving Thumbs Up for Globacom
Imo: Why PDP Must Seek a Review
…And Andimi Paid the Supreme Price
Coronavirus: Nothing Should Be Taken for Granted!
Imo: What Next After the Protests?
Transparency International’s Corruption Index 2019 and Nigeria: Government’s Myopic Reaction
Àmòtékùn: Symbolism And Misrepresentations
Nigeria and Threat of United States’ Travel Ban
Rape And Pedophilia in Nigeria
EDITORIAL: INEC Proposal on Violent Polls…
Edo 2020: Can Obaseki Scale the Hurdles?
Ihedioha Under Pressure to Apply for Case Review
THE CREATIVE FUSION OF SAMUEL KUGBIYI
Valencia Humble Barca 2-0
Mourinho Criticises Inter over Eriksen Transfer
Australia Open: Kyrgios to Face Nadal in Last 16
That Supreme Court Verdict on Imo
Lagos Mulls Free Meals for Pupils in Public Schools
Nigeria’s Revenues Underperforming, Debt Service Obligation a Struggle
Akande’s Leadership and His Strength of Convictions

Daily Trust

12 things before NASS in 2020
Jankara market: Traders recount ordeal after demolition
2020 Argungu Fishing Festival: NSK, Malcomines, others rekindle Polo rivalry
Barcelona suffer first away league loss to Valencia in 13 years
Iheanacho extends FA Cup scoring record
NIS stops 9 girls from travelling abroad
Vote buying, fake agents mar Sokoto re-run poll
Planned demolition of Apo mechanic village sparks concern
In Ethiopia, Christmas is in January
Tough times as Boko Haram tightens noose on Maiduguri
Lassa fever: Casualties hit 29,195 cases confirmed
Oyo NULGE stops members from work
Imo guber judgement: We will push Buhari, NASS to amend electoral law – APC
Impound any trailer carrying containers without proper latching, FRSC declares
Traders recount losses as fire guts Swali Market in Bayelsa
New VAT jolts small businesses
Police arrest suspect over neighbour’s death
IMN protest: Activists seek justice for slain colleague
Minister promises to rid FCT of drug related crimes
Infrastructure Games 1
Military averts 419 attacks on crude oil facilities in Niger Delta
Corruption Index: ActionAid wants stiffer penalties for looters
Four suspects held for kidnapping Ogun LG Vice Chairman
Editorial: Save Maiduguri-Damaturu highway
FG ignores multibillion naira moringa industry – Farmers
Katsina farmers record low wheat production
Benue tomato farmers set for dry season farming

The Sun

Uzodinma: PDP attacking supreme court highest point of rascality –Gulak
Despite arson attack, Oshiomhole receives 30,000 PDP defectors into APC in Edo
Crisis looms in Oyo over LG impasse
Lassa Fever: 195 confirmed cases, 29 deaths in 11 states – NCDC
Why I rejected marriage proposal –Calista Okoronkwo, actress
Amotekun: When newly born leopard caused a stir
How mischief-makers tried to rubbish Amotekun –Oyeleye, DG DAWN Commission
Asia moves to deepen cultural ties with Nigeria
Groups take campaign against sexual harassment to UNEC
MOUAU clears Vice Chancellor of sexual harassment allegation
Multichoice Talent Factory to host West Africa masterclasses on acting for camera
Gov Abiodun eulogises late OGBC boss
Eco currency: Issues, debate on Nigeria’s policy option
Though my father supported Buhari, he wasn’t APC card-carrying member –Ikedife Jnr.
Emeka Ihedioha: Chief executive blown away by judicial wind
Southwest floating regional security outfit speaks volumes –Okhai, PPC presidential candidate
How poor regulation impacted real estate in 2019
Estate focus: Chevy View Estate, Chevron Drive, Lagos
Pipeline disaster: NNPC to demolish structures, prosecute offenders
Lalong commended for layouts for servicemen
City Master Plan: OGSG, UK partner to make Abeokuta modern city
Road to Tokyo 2020 Akhator strikes fear into USA, Serbia, Mozambique
USA confirm final roster for FIBA WOQT
Dongue, Seda to join Mozambique for remaining of camp in Turkey
Senegal reappoints coach Fisac ahead of Olympic Qualifiers
Rooney fails to inspire as Derby draw goalless with Northampton
Onome Ebi tasks CAF on Women Champions League
Wilder, Fury rematch: The real challenge for Joshua – Oboh
CAF Confederation Cup: Injury ravaged Rangers seeks redemption in Cairo
Australian Open: Pliskova joins Serena Williams, Osaka in early exit
Dalung to officiate in Late Jide Fashikun’s novelty match
‘I’m in Rangers to score goals, challenge for trophies
Saudi Arabia plans Newcastle United takeover in £340m deal
Lagos agog for theatre festival
No serious competition in Nollywood –Martha Orhiere
Nigerian film ”Eyimofe” set to premiere at Berlin International Film Festival
People think beauty queens are brainless –Helen Prest-Ajayi, ex-Miss Nigeria
Day I was assaulted for playing husband snatcher –Ijeoma Thomas
Lassa fever
Peter Obi as Governor of the Decade
Foundation they laid for us
How to handle being ghosted
‘Gosh, just discovered my wife is a lesbian’
How does age affect your eyes?
Why I’m a shoe freak –Adaeze Yobo
Tribute to late Dr Lekan Are, foremost nationalist
Foundation they laid for us
Striped to go
Devaluation of human worth worst form of corruption –Rev. Ladi Thompson
Tribute to late Dr Lekan Are, foremost nationalist
Emeka Ihedioha: Chief executive blown away by judicial wind
Amotekun: When newly born leopard caused a stir
Review of Nigeria’s university curriculum in final stage – NUC

The Guardian

Over N500b inflow expected on VAT as FG begins aggressive tax drive
Changing Niger Delta narrative through arts
Concession: Anxiety in ports as terminal operators await new rules
Back Amotekun with law, cleric urges Southwest governors
Cross River re-run: 30 INEC officials held hostage, released
Bulkachuwa hails Ugwuanyi’s development efforts
Another Ebola outbreak may be imminent in Nigeria –Don
Customer alleges loss of cargo to ABC express
Rev. Andimi beheaded for refusing to convert to Islam — Northern CAN
Erico, Owolabi, Adelabu, Lawal, make case for enrichment of local league
MFM’s Bolus sure of win over Plateau Utd
Kyrgios wins marathon, Nadal rolls on, Pliskova out
Mourinho unhappy over Eriksen transfer saga
Barcelona beaten by Valencia in early blow for Setien
Lukaku says split from Man Utd was ‘right decision’
Amotekun: Now that Tinubu has spoken
Ayade strains to market his 39 ministries to a disinterested audience
Ondo 2020: Akeredolu battles Amotekun backlash
Aftermath of 2019 Poll: Majority Igala yet to come to terms with defeat
Kabongo: Fired Up By Nollywood Spirit
Creative Industry Practitioners Embrace New NBC Code
MTF Set To Host Masterclasses On Acting For Camera
Editorial: Cancel NIN for UTME
Sudden deaths! These early signs will save lives
Goal setting: Achieving significant success among professionals

Tribune

BREAKING: PDP’s Jatau wins Zaki House of Reps seat in Bauchi
INEC declares Ogun APC Reps candidate winner of rerun election
Why I am playing local politics ― Oshiomhole
Lassa fever: 29 deaths, 195 confirmed cases reported in 11 states ―…
Buhari mourns cerebral medical practitioner, Oniyangi
Time for state police is now, Okupe tells FG
Makinde to lay foundation for Ibadan South West traditional council’s ‘mini Mapo hall’
29 die of Lassa fever, 195 cases reported in 11 states
FAAN alerted of bush fire incident at Lagos airport
Rep member, Abejide, doles out N75m WAEC fees to constituents
INEC declares Ogun APC Reps candidate winner of rerun election
Lassa fever: 29 deaths, 195 confirmed cases reported in 11 states ― NCDC
Jetblack travel group unveils plan to make Africa travel priority
EkoExcel: We’ll continue massive investments in education sector ― Sanwo-Olu
Stop selling foreign films, NFVCB warns traders
Port Harcourt Disco begins 7.5% VAT February 1
Ogun govt trains law officers on ICT to enhance job performance
Vote-buying: EFCC operatives invade rerun election venue in Imo
Buhari commends Gov Matawalle for tackling insecurity in Zamfara
Mushin plank market, four other buildings ravaged by fire in Lagos
How late Michael Jackson influenced my music career ― Hanujay
Military foiled 419 vandalism attempts on oil export pipelines in 2019 ― Commander
Time is ripe for state police creation, Okupe tells FG
Save my constituents from bandits, Niger senator begs Buhari
I am not a spare tyre, I have roles in governance, Bauchi deputy gov declares
Abule-Egba explosion: Govt to meet with NNPC on compensation for victims ― Sanwo-Olu
APC guber candidate, Aliyu, commends INEC, security over Sokoto rerun
Kwara prosecutes 135 sanitation offenders
Sokoto rerun election hitch-free, INEC says as declaration of results begins
Group calls for electoral reforms, kicks against Bello’s inauguration
Rerun: Impressive turnout of women in Sokoto
Lassa fever: Ekiti deputy gov tasks residents on clean environment
Police inspector stabbed to death inside patrol van
AM Best revises Axa Mansard’s outlook to stable from negative
91 bag first class, as Niger Delta varsity holds 5th combined convocation in…
NBTE commends YABATECH for setting standards among Polytechnics
Amotekun: Malami must realise that S/West is not a conquered territory —Olajide,…
What Malami needs to know
Solutions to fire outbreaks
Amotekun: Viable model in fostering peaceful coexistence
Tasks for govs after Supreme Court verdict
How informal security got to the North
Romancing Hisbah, Civilian JTF…
The macabre dance in Imo
I have not lost my sight, Mike Ezuruonye douses tension
Showbiz manager, Alex Ozone gives back to society
Krizbeatz launches new ‘Riddim’ with Yemi Alade, Skales
Obey’s founding band member, Mutiu Kekere dies at 75
Educating the youth in pain, agony
Kwara gov commended on education development

News Headlines Jan 25, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 25, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

PMT boss praises Ugwuanyi for averting fuel crisis in Enugu
Former Imo State LP chair urges South-West govs to legalise Amotekun
Nigeria has 2.8m abortions annually
S’West govs have duty to protect citizens
Fasanmi, Kaka hail FG, South West govs over Amotekun deal
Delta govt solicits tanker drivers’ support over indiscriminate parking
Dreadful tales of innocent deaths from Lagos pipeline fire
‘We ‘ll make Egungun Festival a global event’
Sanwo-Olu’s open-door policy commended
Norwegian govt decries slow pace of work at Ogoni site
Anti-corrution campaign: Nigeria signs agreement with Macao
CBN cautions against rising debt
Coronavirus: China closes 14 cities of 40m residents
Wike lobbying to join APC, since Atiku isn’t allowing him to take over PDP – Rivers APC leaders allege
P&ID $9.6bn: UK court sets timetable for hearing, says FG
Okowa behind UPU crisis – ex-president accuses
Group organises leadership symposium for women
30 rescued Nigerians return from Mali
Edo APC factions suspend council boss, Lawmaker
Recall us or face legal action, sacked Ekiti varsity workers threaten management
We ‘re not rubber stamp N’Assembly — Senate President
IMCOSA seeks govt, stakeholders support
Minister woos investors to Nigeria’s creative industry
Human encroachment triggers infectious diseases – Lagos Commissioner
Nigeria ‘ll end North-East insurgency, just like civil war — Buhari
UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482
Oko Oloyun: Police link killing to alleged fraud in his office
Ikeja Electric upgrades network in Akowonjo, Abule-Egba business units
Re-run elections: IGP orders security beef up in affected states
Lasser fever: Panic as Edo, Bauchi record 179 fresh cases
Governors are united on community policing, says Lalong
Amotekun: South-West not against Buhari, says Akeredolu
Police warn abandoned vehicle owners
Council seals off motors firm on court order
North East: EU announces €26.5m emergency fund for conflict victims
Fire razes 300 shops in Bayelsa market
Amotekun and Biafra
Undergraduate bags 13 yrs jail term
I started as a petty thief, says suspected leader of bank robbers
Police parade four herdsmen over abduction of Ogun LG vice chair
Siblings arraigned for impersonating EFCC operatives
Musings on the state of our land
Wanted: A fresh vision for Nigeria after failed 20-2020
Thoughts on Amotekun
Our miraculous escapes – Survivors of Lagos pipeline fire recount night of horror
Amotekun: The power of dialogue
Leaders, opinions and dissent
Professor Osisioma B.C Nwolise drops his gown: A homage
ASSP tasks Nigerians on safety ethics
A nonsensical piece of legislation
Policeman killed while trying to arrest suspect in Abuja
Ile Arugbo: Will Bukola Saraki be more forthcoming on withdrawal of case?
Bayelsa govt fumes over attack on environmental officers
Events ticketing platform, ‘Ticketboy’ raises bar
Ihedioha: Why PDP governors stayed away from street protest
Charles Okocha to launch clothing line
Biodun Okeowo excited!
Reality couple, celebrity couple
Shan George stuns in new photo
Lizzy Anjorin brags on her achievement
CBS Studios’ ‘The Doctors’ makes Nigerian debut
Swagga Don connects Africa through music
Lepacious Bose celebrates Owen Gee
Celebs ‘Turn It Up’ for MTN campaign
Kenny Blaq, Kelechi Udegbe turn up for ‘Royal Chow’ launch
Why we need to draw boundaries, says actor Yomi Fabiyi
Mercy Aigbe goes down memory lane
Yetunde Wunmi to celebrate 60th birthday
Dencia flaunts her mannequin figure
Danny Boy drops single, ‘Feel Am’
Why i dont have a role model –Nollywood diva Adediwura blarkgold
Impressive health benefits of pineapple
God’s ultimate desire for your family (3)
Treating headaches in children (3)
Are you a firebrand or just a log in bed?
Are you growing apart from your spouse?
FAAN, NCC partner to check copyright piracy
Literary community reunites for dispossessed in Awka
International tourism outpaces global economy
Southern Sun unveils refurbished rooms to mark 10th anniversary
‘Dubai recorded16m tourists in 2019’
I ‘ll use my experience to grow Lagos tourism — Commissioner
OAPs who make the difference
‘Why sudden deaths are becoming rampant’
Even though I’ve been seriously warned, I’m itching to go to the desert the 5th time —Newton Jibunoh
Culture bond across border
When Alaafin, Igboho monarch displayed culture
Osun community where palmwine is used to deliver pregnant women, cure serious ailments
Girl-child almajiri menace sparks concerns in Zamfara
Two remanded for allegedly raping, murdering Maersk MD’s wife
Dreadful tales of innocent deaths from Lagos pipeline fire
Lasser fever: Panic as Edo, Bauchi record 179 fresh cases
Governors are united on community policing, says Lalong
Amotekun: South-West not against Buhari, says Akeredolu
I started as a petty thief, says suspected leader of bank robbers
Nigeria has 2.8m abortions annually
S’West govs have duty to protect citizens
Fasanmi, Kaka hail FG, South West govs over Amotekun deal
Delta govt solicits tanker drivers’ support over indiscriminate parking
Edo APC factions suspend council boss, Lawmaker
Ihedioha: Ekiti PDP protests, demands resignation of CJN
PDP accuses Akpabio of plan to rig rerun election
Kano re-run: Police assure residents of peaceful election
Challenges before Uzodinma
Djokovic puts on serving masterclass to breeze past Nishioka
Defending champion Osaka fizzles out of Australian Open
Tennis-Wozniacki waltzes into retirement with dreams fulfilled
Inter confirms Moses shirt number
Poland halts Team Nigeria’s Tokyo dream
CBN cautions against rising debt
Green Energy set for phase two well construction
Nigeria leads our human capital, says Jumia
Fed Govt to streamline livestock programmes, policies
Firm affirms commitment to human, capital investment in Nigeria
PenCom orders employers to submit workers’ insurance certificates
Council seals off motors firm on court order
Fire razes 300 shops in Bayelsa market
Siblings faking as EFCC agents arraigned in Ogun
Miyetti Allah kicks against alleged imposition in Oyo
UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482
Are you growing apart from your spouse?
Events ticketing platform, ‘Ticketboy’ raises bar
Charles Okocha to launch clothing line
Biodun Okeowo excited!
Reality couple, celebrity couple
Shan George stuns in new photo
Lizzy Anjorin brags on her achievement
Impressive health benefits of pineapple

The Punch

Coronavirus: Fear grips immigration, port health officials over China killer disease
We are set to kick off Operation Amotekun — South-West governors
I was scared when Funke Akindele told me to kiss Mercy Aigbe –Adeniyi Johnson
Punch director, Are, for burial February 21
Toyin Abraham ‘drags’ Davido, Cobhams, Peruzzi, others to movie industry
Lawyer appeals against judgment retaining Magu as EFCC chair
CAN tackles Sultan, insists Christians are persecuted in Nigeria
2020: No man can unseat Obaseki — Umahi
Ebonyi engineer’s decomposing body found in his room
Polygamy causing poverty, backwardness in North – Sanusi
Edo, Plateau, Bauchi, Ogun record 85 fresh cases of Lassa fever
Oko Oloyun: Police quiz escorts, workers as Afenifere condemns murder
Cult clashes: 65 suspects arrested as CP meets stakeholders
ASP killed while arresting murder suspect at Bwari chief’s palace
I learnt robbery while in prison – Suspect
Coronavirus: Fear grips immigration, port health officials over China killer disease
CBN cautions against rising debt… raises CRR to 27.5%, retains 13.5% lending rate
We are set to kick off Operation Amotekun — South-West governors
LMC fines Katsina Utd N3.5m over fans’ violence…slams N1.2m fine on Pillars
People blaming me don’t know how much I love my daughter – Jehovah’s Witness dad who rejected blood transfusion
I’m glad my husband, Andimi, didn’t renounce Jesus –Wife of slain CAN chairman
I have a burning desire to appreciate my fans –Mama Rainbow
All eyes on Burna Boy as Grammy holds on Sunday
Man Utd target Ighalo as Rashford replacement
Cult clashes: 65 suspects arrested as CP meets stakeholders
ASP killed while arresting murder suspect at Bwari chief’s palace
Couple in court for alleged assault on landlady over rent refund
Navy seizes 98 bags of rice, arrests five
8 die in Ogun road crashes in 35 days
LMC fines Katsina Utd N3.5m over fans’ violence…slams N1.2m fine on Pillars
I was dumped during trials for national team –Lord of Ajasa
We wont allow APC to die — Lalong
Imo Assembly: APGA declares defecting lawmakers’ seats vacant
APC clashes with Zamfara over detained members
Elections: IG orders new security arrangements in 11 states
Plots to unseat Obaseki in Edo will fail, says Umahi
CBN cautions against rising debt… raises CRR to 27.5%, retains 13.5% lending rate
Financial agency launches new campaign
Aviation college gets six new aircraft
Lagos-Ibadan rail: Amaechi mounts pressure on contractors
No Disco should force customers to install facility – NERC
Congestion: NPA diverts ships from Lagos to other ports
I have a burning desire to appreciate my fans –Mama Rainbow
All eyes on Burna Boy as Grammy holds on Sunday
Children of famous entertainers following in their parents’ footsteps
I have boundaries when playing romantic roles –Enado Odigie
In Ethiopia, Christmas is celebrated in January
2020 UTME: NSCDC warns CBT operators against extortion of candidates
FG plans education programme for children displaced by conflicts
NAWOJ pays fees for pupils in Ondo schools
Sanwo-Olu charges parents, teachers on pupils’ safety
‘Co-educational system best for Nigeria’
Principal, others hail Emmanuel for rehabilitating A’Ibom school
70, 000 Gombe learners benefit from BESDA intervention
Edo 2020: Lagos wins S/West Zonal Eliminations
Osigwe wants Eagles call up
Onazi in mixed feelings after Trabzonspor defeat
Coronavirus: Health workers increase alert on travellers from China, others
Treat coronavirus like Ebola, NMA tells FG
Five African varsities to commence research on malaria
Health insurance vital to achieving UHC – SFH MD

ThisDay

Military Capable of Winning War against Boko Haram, Buhari Insists
Akeredolu: South-west Govs Set to Meet President over Amotekun
To Stem Inflation, CBN Increases Cash Reserve Ratio By 5%
CAN Declares 3-Day National Fasting over Insecurity
EU Commits €26.5m to Support Victims of Insurgency in N’Éast
Nigeria Aim to Earn $30b from Zero Oil Plan, Says Awolowo
Afenifere Asks Police Not to Cover-Up Yusuf’s Murder
Davido and Chioma: Storm in a Tea Cup?
Sacked Workers Threaten Lawsuit against Varsity, Issue Ultimatum to Mgt
Ijaw Groups Seek Restructuring of Amnesty Programme
Oshoala, Adubea Rekindle Nigeria-Ghana Rivalry as Barca Take on Huelva
Norwich Loan Out Odusina to National League club Hartlepool
Solskjaer Says there is ‘No Quick Fix’ for Man Utd
MultiChoice Talent Factory to Host Masterclasses on Acting for Camera
A Deserving Thumbs Up for Globacom
V-Class is the Mercedes among MPVs
Kia Motors Plans to spearhead Transition to EV, mobility Solutions by 2025
Lawan: N’Assembly Ready to Challenge Any Infraction By Executive
No Man can Unseat Obaseki in Edo, Boasts Umahi
Masari Enhances Performance of Katsina Students
Will Governor Dickson’s Unique Governance Template Outlive Him?
Burna Boy’s High Life
Your Spouse and the Late Night Hours
Demola Adedoyin: Life is a Window…. It Opens and Closes
Zlatan Thrills with ‘Zanku to the World’
IPPIS: ASUU Threatens to Go on Strike over FG’s Salary Order
Ile Arugbo: Kwara Govt, Saraki Family Explore Out of Court Settlement
EFCC to Monitor Votes Buyers as Police Pledge Security During Rerun Elections
Joshua Tempts Wilder-Fury Winner with Saudi Arabia Offer
Halogen Applauds Adekuoroye’s Gold at Global Tourney
Lagos State JOF U-13 Football Championship Kicks Off
Bright Osayi-Samuel: Saints Lead the Pack for His Signature
Prophecy, Not Prophesy
Time to Go on Voluntary Sabbatical
Goodnight, Brave Pastor Lawan Andimi
THE MAN WHO OWNS THE NEWS
Nigeria Aim to Earn $30b from Zero Oil Plan, Says Awolowo
MultiChoice Talent Factory to Host Masterclasses on Acting for Camera
Kia Motors Plans to spearhead Transition to EV, mobility Solutions by 2025
Land Rover, Zenith Create ‘Defy 21 Edition’
Toyota Premieres GR Yaris Special-editions
Moët & Chandon Film Gala Returns for a Second Year
DStv, Gotv Emerge as Preferred Pay TV Option
Investors Advised to Invest through Collective Investment Schemes
Experts Highlight New Technologies to Shape Businesses in 2020
CEIBS Strengthens CSR Gesture
AccessBET Picks Davido as Brand Ambassador

Daily Trust

New VAT jolts small businesses
Rerun: Constituents decide Doguwa, Abdulmumini’s fate today
Nigeria yet to return to democracy – USA Igwesi
Hausa community kicks as govt sets to take over cemetery
RE: SARDAUNA JAN 15 – WE SHALL NEVER FORGET
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We haven’t got money for Ibadan-Kaduna rail – Amaechi
‘Borno gov implemented minimum wage’
Kwankwaso: Ganduje will regret at tenure end
NDA expels cadets for misconduct
Oraukwu in ‘pains’ over murder of illustrious son, Odunukwe
Nigeria can’t break up – Akeredolu
We’re not rubber stamp N/Assembly – Lawan
Rerun: Constituents decide Doguwa, Abdulmumini’s fate today
Nigeria yet to return to democracy – USA Igwesi
We’re not rubber stamp N’Assembly, Lawan insists
Qatar 2022 qualifiers: Super Eagles advised on how to tread on ‘slippery banana peels’
Bello Mohammed: I am vindicated by Adamawa United’s harvest of poor results
‘The Hijabi boxer’ Safiyyah Syeed reveals her story
New VAT jolts small businesses
Interest rate may rise as CBN raises banks cash reserve ratio
7.5% VAT: Business groups raise concern over unmoved stock, growth
Police arrest suspect over neighbour’s death
IMN protest: Activists seek justice for slain colleague
Minister promises to rid FCT of drug related crimes
Corruption Index: ActionAid wants stiffer penalties for looters
Four suspects held for kidnapping Ogun LG Vice Chairman
How popular trado-medical practitioner, Fatai ‘Oko-Oloyun’ Yussuf was killed — Police
Michael Jackson estate and BMI extend 41-year publishing pact
5 Nigerian makeup artists who are famous on Instagram
Send your child to school or be prosecuted – Kaduna Govt
Malabu: Adoke, others plead not guilty, seek to be remanded in EFCC custody
Babachir’s trial stalled over illegible witness’ document

The Sun

Buhari assures EU of end to Northeast security challenges
UN, EU raise alarm over attacks on civilians, aid workers in Northeast
Plateau records 5 cases of Lassa fever
Biafra: Ojukwu’s excuse, absolute nonsense –Gowon
Amotekun will promote S’West, S’East, S’South secession plans – Tanko Yakasai
Apostle Anselem Madubuko declares abundant grace at the Sun Thanksgiving
Blue murder
Set up your own security outfit now, Izuogu urges S’ East govs
4 arrested for Ogun LG boss’ kidnap
Amotekun: Okupe commends VP, argues for state police
How Maina rejected N2bn bribe, EFCC witness tells court
Suspected assailant stabs police officer to death in Delta
Operation Amotekun has come to stay –Shuaib Oyedokun
Why Tinubu should be Nigeria’s next President –Lanre Rasak
Akpabio/Ekpenyong senatorial election rerun: Police, Akwa Ibom govt disagree on movement restriction
21 killed, 195 injured in Bayelsa election violence –Panel
How poor regulation impacted real estate in 2019
Estate focus: Chevy View Estate, Chevron Drive, Lagos
Pipeline disaster: NNPC to demolish structures, prosecute offenders
Lalong commended for layouts for servicemen
City Master Plan: OGSG, UK partner to make Abeokuta modern city
National Sports festival: Kebbi, Kaduna grab football tickets for North West
HAPPENING NOW: Closing ceremony of Guards Brigade Sports week
Serena’s record bid foiled by Chinese battler Wang
Visa signs Nigerian athlete for programme on 2020 Olympic
Victor Moses eats, dines with Inter players
‘Yahoo’ boys after Chukwueze, Osimhen, others
FIFA life ban: Ladipo drums support for Siasia’s appeal
Resident, work permits delay Nnadozie’s debut
CAF Confederation Cup: Injury ravaged Rangers seeks redemption in Cairo
Fuludu under attack over Delta Football stagnation
NOGIG 2020 : ExxonMobil targets bright start against NLNG
I’m chasing Enyeama’s record in Israel – Adeleye
Secrets you shouldn’t keep from your partner
FG receives 6 new training aircraft
CBN warns against Nigeria’s rising debt
Lassa fever: 76 persons test positive in Edo
Lassa fever: 57 placed under watch in Rivers
Insecurity: NANS demands sack of service chiefs
Insecurity: Boko Haram executing victims to fuel religious crisis –Lalong
Apostle Anselem Madubuko declares abundant grace at the Sun Thanksgiving
Evil pastors
Blue murder

Tribune

We’ll put things right no matter how long it takes ― Buhari
Buhari assents to sentenced persons‘ transfer agreement with Macao
Buhari felicitates Amosun at 62
BREAKING: We’re interrogating police escorts, staff over Oko…
26-year-old Nigerian, 11 others emerge global SDGs Ambassador
ATBUTH Bauchi celebrates 10th year anniversary
Alleged N2bn pension fraud: Court slates Jan 27 to rule on Maina’s bail variation application
Post JAMB: UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482
Buhari attends niece’s wedding in Abuja
Police parade four suspects over abduction of Ogun LG vice chairman
NGO appreciates loyal loan beneficiaries
Ooni, royal symbol of Pan Africanism ― Akufo Ado
IPPIS: FG, ASUU set for major showdown over stoppage of salaries of lecturers
Nasarawa commissioner drums support for governor Sule
Gov Ishaku signs Taraba’s N215bn 2020 budget into law
Okowa’s approval of construction of 11 new roads promise kept ― PDP Chieftain
Centre trains 37 officers on sexual exploitation, abuse
FG mandates NIPOST to raise services to global standards
Lassa fever: Bauchi records 15 new cases, 3 confirmed
Parts of Swali market razed by marijuana smoker
Unizik SSANU protests abduction of member in Anambra
First Class undergraduate jailed for 13 years in Ondo
BREAKING: MPC raises Credit Reserve Ratio to 27.5%
Additional works may delay Lagos-Ibadan rail project till 2021 ― Amaechi
NANS to Buhari: Sack service chiefs now
Police inspector stabbed to death inside patrol van
Ekiti governor, Adams, others for OPU world congress
Enugu LG chairman appropriates N20m for rural development projects
Reinstate us within 30 days or face legal action, sacked EKSU workers tell management
Zulum pays N30,000 minimum wage to civil servants in Borno
Tambuwal sues for peace ahead of Sokoto re-run
Kogi government to partner CBN on women empowerment
Police inspector stabbed to death inside patrol van
IPPIS: FG, ASUU set for major showdown over stoppage of salaries
Leading US health experts predicted coronavirus could kill 65 million people
Coronavirus: China shuts transport, temples, part of Great Wall as…
I’ll rather be dead than suppress truth for fear of consequences of telling it…
Saboteurs reveal our security plans to killer bandits even minutes…
Abolarin College,Oke-Ila: Noiseless revolution in education
My wife’s lover got me arrested by police, sent assassins after me —Husband
Our son told me her mother shared our bed with a strange man every night —Husband
My husband resigned his job, now sleeps at home, steals my money, woman tells court

The Guardian

Ogoni clean-up may last 50 years
Navy hands over arrested oil vessel, six suspects to EFCC
Five things to know about China Coronavirus
Amotekun: Every state would have its own command, says Akeredolu
LMC slams N4.7 Million fine on Katsina United, Kano Pillars
How to prevent Lassa Fever, Coronavirus Infection
Businesses, subscribers suffer as internet challenges persist
2019 CPI: Action Aid calls for stiffer punishment for looter, citizens inclusion
Lawan insists National Assembly not rubber stamp
Former Kogi Commissioner bags 19 years jail term
APC Governors back community policing
Panel reports 21 Killed, 195 injured in Bayelsa pre-election violence
‘No rancour in Edo 2020 Sports Festival LOC’
With two years to go, Super Eagles land in Qatar
Ezenwa getting his groove back at Heartland
Cape Verde, CAR, Liberia can spoil Nigeria’s World Cup chances, says Esin
Williams, Osaka out, Federer survives as surprises rock Australian Open
Bayern boss Flick wary of resurgent Schalke
Ihedioha: Why Supreme Court may not reverse judgment
‘We need women at the top to mentor those in entry level and middle management’