News Headlines Jan 12, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Jan 12, 2020. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Sharp emotional arrows
Controversy over Buhari’s daughter’s use of presidential jet
Girls, Ladies, don’t let that boy/man delay you again this year!
Is the Finance Bill a game changer?
Nigeria as home for Foreign celebs
Poor weather may disrupt flights, businesses nationwide, NiMET warns
Ekpenisi: I am an iron bender
Wale Adebayo: I’m working on my Diaspora series
Snapsong 85
‘Winning YouWiN was my turning point’
‘I went to Ijaiye for the story’
Abdulmajid Oladimeji: My mission, vision for Air Warriors
Osimhen: I’m living my dream in Lille
Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike: A tribute
Kesiena Obue: Why I left the sciences for film and theatre
Omodele Adesola Arowolo: Laurels for an intellectual
Mubarak’s Top Ten
Street style for the new season!
Lawan@61: Quintessential politician behind the gavel
Breaking up Nigeria not in interest of any tribe – Olajide
Abiodun: Through difficulty to the stars
Snooper salutes Professor Okon
Melodrama in Mesopotamia
Ogun: New beginning as assembly okays return to 20 councils
The love of the image of war
The hypocrisy of Harry and Meghan’s decision
PDP: Fresh troubles amidst reform moves
Past Commentary
Shift to gas will knock out petroleum subsidy – Sylva
When the Afenifere Renewal Group spoke truth to power
Unlocking the potential at bottom of the pyramid
2020 vision
‘It was a mistake’: Iran admits downing Ukrainian jet
NDDC: Last chance for region’s development – Okotie-Eboh
Overpowering conspiracy theories about electricity
‘Death to liars!’ Iranian protesters turn against own government
Miss Goodnews Thomas and the ABU admission brouhaha
Military understating bad image
Roles of the media in building a virile democracy
‘Why we staged Aaree Ona Kakanfo’
What is Buhari worth?
The siege is over
Obituary: Simoyan passes on
Harry and Meghan’s royal step back is ‘sad’ – Trump
N/Korea says leaders’ relations not enough after Trump sends birthday wishes to Kim
Operation Amotekun: Apologise to Kanu – IPOB tells Ohanaeze, S’East govs
Why we suspended NIN for UTME registration – JAMB
Gbajabiamila eulogises Senate President Lawan at 61
New talents emerge in Edo film industry
Addressing common misconceptions about Amotekun
PHOTOS: Atiku, Tinubu, Amosun, others reunite at Ribadu’s son wedding
Parents, candidates commend JAMB for suspending use of NIN for 2020 UTME
EFCC didn’t arrest our MD – Access Bank
Critically ill Olunloyo in need of bailout
Aftermath of 2019 poll: Atiku, Osinbajo, Tinubu others reunite at Ribadu’s son’s wedding
Liverpool beat Mourinho’s Spurs 1-0
Oshoala goes goal crazy, fires four past Tacon
2023: I will not impose anybody on Rivers – Wike
Gunmen kidnap legislator’s wife in Jigawa
Omo-Agege urges foreign missions to work in nation’s interest
Ekiti Rep, NANS laud formation of Amotekun
JUST IN: Fire razes valuables in Ondo Community
How SARS men brutalised two travellers on Benin bye pass
Youths should leverage on technological advancement- Mazloum
One collapses as fire razes Anambra market
Group to partner security agencies on peace, security in Nasarawa
BREAKING: Court strikes out Lokpobiri’s case against Lyon
Nigeria as home for Foreign celebs
NDDC: Last chance for region’s development – Okotie-Eboh
PDP: Fresh troubles amidst reform moves
Account for over N27bn collected for secretariat building, BMO tells PDP
Kano PDP crisis deepens as Committee disowns Lamido’s factional leadership
Abdulmajid Oladimeji: My mission, vision for Air Warriors
Is the Finance Bill a game changer?
Poor weather may disrupt flights, businesses nationwide, NiMET warns
EFCC didn’t arrest our MD – Access Bank
Youths should leverage on technological advancement- Mazloum
Experts seek involvement in Ajaokuta steel resuscitation
NAICOM extends licence renewals

The Punch

Banks borrow N19.6tn from CBN amid rising liquidity problems
Knocks as Buhari’s daughter uses presidential jet for personal engagement
Atiku, Tinubu meet again in Abuja
Nigerian among 176 victims of Ukranian plane crash
Why we suspended national ID for UTME –JAMB
Corps member commits suicide, says life not worth living
Naira Marley’s many troubles
Forest Guard law can back Operation Amotekun — Falae
APC’ll lose if Igbo gets 2023 presidential ticket –Okunola, TNN coordinator
Let us break if North retains power in 2023 — Gbadamosi
Amotekun: South East govs only thinking about next elections, says MASSOB
Medicine dealer hangs self to death in Cross River
FIFA ban: Siasia goes spiritual, says I fast and pray
Many wanted sex before helping me — Ijekimora
I didn’t beg E-Money for Lexus jeep – Junior Pope
Security agents impregnating teenagers in border communities – Agency
Some Miyetti Allah members are kidnapping, living in luxury, building houses in bushes — Adamawa vigilante, youth leader
Banks borrow N19.6tn from CBN amid rising liquidity problems
Oyedepo dismisses senior officials for looting church’s treasury
Corps member commits suicide, says life not worth living
Reverend’s wife burns nine-year-old with iron over bedwetting
Gunmen kill four, raze homes in Taraba village
Family, friends protest as abducted broadcaster remains missing year after
Oshoala celebrates CAF Award with four goals
Joshua: I almost joined Everton
We didn’t shun Ogun commissioners’ swearing-in – Kaka, Odebiyi
There’s still massive corruption in Customs — Fadahunsi, Senate panel vice chair
2023: I will not impose governor after my tenure, says Wike
APC crisis, opportunity for PDP to recapture Edo — Dokpesi
Imo APC disagree over Okorocha’s son-in-law return
2020 poll: Internal crisis, Akeredolu’s biggest re-election hurdle
Expect conference room, entertainment centre in next cars
FG earned N5.04tn from oil in 11 months – CBN
Expectations for tech in Nigeria this year
Vetiva Capital expects economy to grow 2.4% in 2020
Customs command laments terminals’ removal at Tin Can
Gas shortage stalls 16,231.5MW power in eight days
EPL: Firmino goal sends Liverpool 16 points clear
Pete Edochie, Antar Laniyan, Zack Orji, Ayo Adesanya knock ‘gay Jesus’ movie
There are many frustrated people on social media –Uche Elendu
Cholera symptoms can take five days to develop — Expert
Renewed banditry raises fresh concerns for jittery Katsina residents
EDITORIAL: Completing the polio eradication feat
All assets already publicly declared
Making science career trendy
The wonder spice called turmeric
The politician behind the Gavel
15 common sleep beliefs that are false


Masari: Bandits Attacking Katsina from Niger, Zamfara
Whither the Disparities in World’s Billionaire Rankings?
Like a Cometh, Amotekun Births in S’West
RAZAQ AKANNI OKOYA A Golden ‘Grandmaster’s Grandeur at 80
Lagos to Unveil First Green, Eco-Friendly Housing Estate
JAMB Defers Use of NIN for UTME Registration Till 2021
Bauchi Uncovers 596 Dead Civil Servants on Payroll
Atiku, Obiano Mourn Renowned Novelist, Chukwuemeka Ike
House Condemns Armed Attack on Air Force Troops
Before the Shiites Go ‘Mad’ Again!
States, Labour Brace up for Decisive Engagement over Minimum Wage Implementation
Trader Dies After Fire Razes Shops in Anambra Spare Parts Market
Lawmakers That May Shape the Ninth National Assembly
Tokunbo Abiru’s Polaris Bank Bags CBN Award
BUA Cement’s Market Cap Hits N1.4trn as Stock Price Rises by 17%
NPA, OMS And Coastal Policing
I Quit CPC/ACN Merger in 2011 Because They Wanted Me to Sign a Post-dated Resignation Letter
Yes, No Law Compels Public Asset Declaration
What Really Does Pastor Tunde Bakare Want?
Reclaiming Enugu’s Lost Masterplan: Between Political Correctness and Municipal Expediency
Gender Segregation By Tricycle
Smart Dude… Intrigues as , Bunmi Ariyo, Embarks on Property Acquisition Drive, Buys Lanre Ogunlesi’s House
Dudun Peterside’s Love for Polo
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu Uniting All Warring Camps Ahead of Next Election
EDITORIAL: Issues In Zonal Security Outfits
Jennifer Obayuwana Steps Out With Mother After a Long Time
The Electricity Tariff Tango
Dangers of Withdrawing The Military From States
Nadal, Djokovic Clash in Spain-Serbia ATP Cup Final
Hooliganism: Nasarawa United Clears LMC Fines
Nigeria Lines up Cyclists for African Championship in Egypt
Much Ado about Electricity Tariff Increase
I will not impose anybody on Rivers in 2023, Says Wike
Ganduje: We’re Sending Almajarais to Boarding Schools
S’West Must Be United to Clinch Presidency in 2023, Says APC Chief

Daily Trust

#SoundCityMVP: Teni, Rema, Joeboy, Dope Nation, Khaligraph Jones, others bag awards
Delta Line bus crushes pregnant woman to death on Onitsha-Asaba expressway
BREAKING: Corps member commits suicide in Kogi
Kidnappers place N50m ransom on Jigawa lawmaker’s wife
JUST IN: Troops clear Boko Haram hideouts, rescue captives in Borno
‘Hanan, other Buhari’s children have right to use Presidential jet’
Reactions trail use of Presidential jet by Buhari’s daughter, Hanan
Ohaneze reacts to launch of Southwest security outfit, Amotekun
Gbajabiamila reacts as Senate President, Lawan clocks 61
2023: My successor could be a woman – El-rufai
Bayelsa governorship: APC reacts to Court of Appeal ruling
Sports ministry rolls out 2020-2030 development agenda
Jude Tavershima Ashaver: A coach who doesn’t have followers is only taking a walk
Inter Milan management argue over Eriksen
Emirates flights disrupted over heavy rainfall in Dubai, Abuja, Lagos flights delayed
Nigerians may get 18-hour power supply daily soon — FG
Confronting injustice through mediation practice in Nigeria
Fires, missiles and climate change
Breaking the Silence
BREAKING: JAMB suspends NIN registration for 2020 UTME

The Sun

Operation Amotekun: Real reasons Yoruba leaders created regional security outfit
Operation Amotekun: IPOB berates S’East Governors, Ohanaeze
Navy shocked, angry
Man slumps, dies as fire razes another Anambra market
2020 UTME: JAMB suspends NIN requirement for candidates
I can be very stupid when in love –Bukola Kiitan, actress
Surely power will return to South in 2023 –Sen. Anthony Adeniyi
We shall rather celebrate than mourn Prof. Ike –Obi
State of the Nation: I’m satisfied with Buhari in power – Akande
Gov Ihedioha commends Seplat for assisting Imo flood victims
UNTH alumni hands over completed projects to School of Nursing
Poor performance: Orbih tackles Obaseki, APC
Appeal Court affirms Lyon as APC candidate
Medical experts disagree on plea by Buhari for Nigerians to end medical tourism
We’ve been abandoned, discriminated, our girls raped –Enyi, NAB President
Bullish streak continues at Customs Street
BEDC connects Oke-Irhue community to national grid
Why I’m still single @37 –Onome Ebi
Liverpool favourites to sign Osimhen
Osimhen: I’ve moved on after CAF snub
Rodgers laments Ndidi’s absence in Cup semifinal
Mercy Johnson releases trailer for The Legend of Inikpi
Eyes on Adenuga, Adegunwa, Otudeko for Ogbeni Oja stool
Oil magnate Prince Arthur Eze’s enormous largesse
Famous Pastor Paul Adefarasin suffers slight setback
Property magnate, Siji Ogundele not involved in any public brawl
Made in Nigeria
The Pastor Adeboye Prophecies
I felt like a passive femme fatale waiting to be a Princess
Yes, marital ‘rape’ is holy
Aging and what to do about it
Like Babagana Zulum like Wike
Exercises good for your heart (2)
Aging and what to do about it
Nigerian female politicians must be as formidable as the men –Fajana-Thomas, Nigeria-British politician
Bola Tinubu: When lion of bourdillon visited Mr President
When 2 physically fit young men wedded 2 cripples in Anambra
Nigerian female politicians must be as formidable as the men –Fajana-Thomas, Nigeria-British politician
Why rice smuggling may persist in spite of clampdown by customs –Investigation


US troops at Al-Asad air base in Iraq knew Iranian attack was imminent ― CNN
PHOTOS: Corps member commits suicide in Kogi
UTME registration: Parents, NANS hail JAMB on NIN suspension
Pregnant woman crushed to death, as scores escape in bus accident
Fire destroys furniture factory, school in Ondo
Kidnappers abduct LG vice chairman in Ogun, demands N50m ransom
Lecturers in Gombe decry non-payment of four months salaries, threaten strike
Kogi: Gov Bello tasks bankers’ forum on corporate social responsibility
Urban regeneration: Sanwo-Olu visits Isale Eko, Onala, Idumagbo, others
PDP to Buhari: Presidential fleet not for Hanan’s photography trip
Amotekun: Kokori, Arewa youth leader, PDP chieftain laud South West govs
2023: I won’t impose on Rivers people, my successor must have capacity to deliver ― Wike
Torture inside bakery: Gombe First Lady visits victim in hospital
Gbajabiamila eulogises Senate President Lawan at 61
Gombe gov closes bakery, condemns torture of 14-yr-old boy over theft
Appeal Court upholds ex-Lagos deputy speaker’s election into House of Reps
2023: Ten persons have shown interest to succeed me ― el Rufai
UPDATE: JAMB bows to pressure, suspends NIN for 2020 UTME registration
Unknown gunmen abduct Jigawa Assembly member’s wife
Reps condemn attack on Airforce troops, condole with family of fallen heroes
Why Nigeria topped bitcoin Google search in 2019 ― Odum
Man trapped under fallen container in Ibadan
Amotekun: Group chides Northern youths, says outfit to protect South West from insurgencies
Bauchi college of nursing management reassures gov Bala Mohammed of support
One collapses, as fire razes Onitsha spare parts market
Ganduje distributes instructional materials worth N150 million to primary schools
Access Bank denies EFCC’s arrest of its GMD
UTME registration: Parents, NANS hail JAMB on NIN suspension
Edo SUBEB distributes motorbikes to LG education secretaries
Unilorin MPH students renovate reptile-infested health centres in…
We’re alarmed that police claimed ignorance of the demolition —Kola Shittu, Kwara…
Kwara demolition: Let Saraki family tender documents if they have any…
When Lagos witnessed Detty December by X100
Bolanle Owoeye lights up Ibadan with Zamar
How MTN Foundations lit December with chart topping theatre…
Behold, the bicycles that you can ride on rivers, lakes and oceans
Travails of the fire fighters
Police investigate allegation of policemen extorting drivers with POS…

The Guardian

JAMB suspends use of NIN for 2020 UTME
Caring for skin, hair and lips this harmattan
FG’s disregard for Federal Character cause of divisiveness — HURIWA
Zulum distributes patrol vehicles to army, others to fight Boko Haram
Bandits kill 4 Air Personnel in Kaduna
Borno Chief Judge reads riot act to judicial officers
2023: March words with action, CDD challenges Buhari
NDE to train 23,220 persons nationwide
Igbinedion Varsity Matriculates 728
Nadal faces Djokovic as Spain clashes with Serbia in ATP Cup final
Firmino fires ruthless Liverpool 16 points clear
Southampton stun Leicester as Chelsea, Man Utd cruise
Arsenal pegged back by Palace after Aubameyang red card
Suarez to undergo another knee surgery say Barcelona
Editorial: Another looming hike in electricity tariff?
Governor Zulum as a spring of hope
Remtrack… follow the money!
It is the fire right now, not the fire next time

Daily Independent

PDP And Its Credibility Burden
INEC Needs To Embrace Reforms That Will Make It truly Independent – Udeze
Ondo APC Crisis And Akeredolu’s Second Term
How Far Can FG Go In Its Intervention On Nigeria’s Oil Palm Sector?
Nicholas Sandmann settles $275 million defamation suit with CNN
Prayers: Key That Will Unlock Your Business
Low Demand Brings Down Prices Of Guinea Corn, Millet
Trump’s Admin Faces Lawsuit Charges
Prince Harry, Meghan Cancelled!
How Gov Abiodun Appointed Dismissed Lecturer As Education Commissioner
Nigerians Upset Over Buhari’s Daughter’s Use Of Presidential Jet
Nigerian Politician Makes Huge Offer
Meghan Markle Signs Deal With Disney
Anyone Against Operation Amotekun Is A Sadist –Gani Adams
PDP Crisis: Appear In Court Or Risk Jail Term, Judge Tells Secondus, Others
Gbajabiamila Eulogises Senate President, Lawan, At 61
Tottenham Agree £28m To Sign AC Milan Striker To Replace Injured Kane
Mikel Arteta Responds To Pep Guardiola’s Tactical Foul Claim
BREAKING: Liverpool Open 16-Point Gap Atop EPL Table After Victory Over Spurs
MANU 4-0 NOR: Rashford Shines As Reds Thrash Canaries
CHE 3-0 BUR: Abraham Scores As Chelsea Ease Past Burnley
FULL TIME: Aubameyang Sees Red As Crystal Palace, Arsenal Share Points
How Far Can FG Go In Its Intervention On Nigeria’s Oil Palm Sector?
Russia To Partner NNPC In Upstream, Gas, Power Sector Development
SON Counsels Consumers On Safe Use Of Gas Cylinders
EEDC Spreads Installment Payment For Pre-Paid Meters In South East
EDITORIAL: The Controversial N37bn NASS Renovation Project
Our Imperial Ex-Governors And Their Retirement Benefits
Appraising Lagos State 2020 ‘Budget Of Reawakening’
Vision(less) 20-2020

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