November 28, 2022

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Headline February 20 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Headline February 20 Headlines from Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

NATION
*JTF confirms four soldiers’ death in Bayelsa
*Beating friendly fires of trigger happy immune system
*Kidnapper’s mansions demolished over queen’s murder
*Impact of cordial relationship among students and lecturers
*Man who ‘tested’ daughter’s virginity awaits judgment
*Smugglers hide rice in gas cylinders
*Aapoly inaugurates SU
*FUOYE: External members praise mgt. on performance
*12 suspects arrested over Nasarawa perm sec’s abduction
*Freedom of expression in varsities: A choice between liberty, literacy
*UNICAL matriculates 12,240
*Manhunt for killers of Aso Rock official
*Customs seizes 4,357 fake imported mosquito coils
*‘We will build on our predecessors’ achievements’
*Articulated vehicles crash on Niger Bridge
*Man petitions AIG over threat to life
*Union promises financial aid to indigents
*Students bemoan transportation hassles
*Runaway ‘kidnapper’ rearrested in Kano
*Row over Adamawa varsity’s ban on press club
*Borno teacher: Lessons from a paradox
*53 African varsities to discuss World Bank project
*Anti-corruption campaign targets corps members, youths
*Babcock varsity, others institute Yoruba Prize
*‘Digitalising education crucial to national development’
Kogi SUBEB, NGO to train teachers
*Old boys honour teachers, support pupils at 50th anniversary reunion
*EkoEXCEL: the good, the bad
Ikeja Electric donates to Ikorodu General Hospital
*Shell’s N56m Livewire grant for 140 Niger Delta youths
*Ikeja Electric donates to Ikorodu General Hospital
*Shell’s N56m Livewire grant for 140 Niger Delta youths
*NDPHC, Lagos to improve power supply
*Seplat’s ANOH gas project to boost Nigeria’s power output by 1,200Mw
*Regulation is stifling downstream petroleum industry, says MOMAN
*Cautious optimism over AfCFTA
*Supreme Court and Imo verdict
*Apex court as the ‘Electoral College’
*Presidency and making assets declaration public
*Elite conspiracy against youths
*Supreme Court, heal thyself
*Turnaround in the Sudan
*On the herdsmen attack on Urhoboland
*Insecurity and children
*Supreme Court and democracy
*Concern over state of Effurun/Sapele road
*Palm oil revolution: Any hope as the borders remain locked?
*Child adoption in Nigeria
*VAT increase: AGoF says states, councils to get more allocation from February
*Akeredolu’s aide Ariyomo loses mum
*Excess Crude Account drops from $325m to $70m in one month
*CAN leaders march for Leah Sharibu
*Group urges Olanusi to apologise to Akande
*Battle for soul of Ekiti PDP
*DisCos’ licences likely for revocation over poor power
*Sanwo-Olu vows to uphold sanctity of judiciary

*Lagos closes road for railway project
*‘We’ll liaise with govt to assist pupil hit by stray bullet’
*Ikorodu land tussle: Court grants septuagenarian, three others bail
*Hamzat urges tiers of govt to work with monarchs
*WHO to heads of state: address road traffic deaths as priority
*Oyo Chief Justice pardons 33 inmates
*Curbing road accidents, fatalities

DAILY TRUST
*Zulum shares N100m to 10,000 Rann residents
*Oil discovery in North will aid restructuring – Afe Babalola
*Emir Sanusi to challenge anti-corruption commission’s report
*Many kidnapped as bandits raid Niger communities
*B/Haram: Borno declares Monday for fasting, prayers
*52 bag first class as FUD holds 5th convocation
*Customs seizes 48 sacks of Indian hemp in Kwara
*Gunmen kill 2 in Edo community
*‘State House director was killed after raising alarm’
*”Rangers, Enyimba beat Pillars, Kwara Utd in NPFL rescheduled fixtures
*Anti-illegal arms bill scales second reading in Senate
*Criminals have more sophisticated weapons —IGP
*LMC to use special police, NYSC members to fight hooliganism
*JOHESU rejects privatisation of public health institutions
*We’ve impacted 2m lives through agric loan facilitation – NIRSAL
*Court orders release of Dasuki’s passport
*CAN: Releasing ‘repentant’ terrorists akin to urinating on victims’ graves
*Anthony Joshua visits Sagamu, says ‘I won’t be far from my roots’
*Maryam Sanda: Court didn’t rule on objection in conviction
*Reps, others beg Saudi govt over death sentence on Nigerians

LEADERSHIP
*Proliferation Of Small Arms Behind Killings – Senate
*Ahead Of April 1 New Tariff Take-off, FG Withdraws Electricity Subsidy
*Lassa Fever Death Toll Rises To 103
*NEWSSenate Goes After Telecom Operators Over Drop Calls
*Two Years Since Leah Sharibu’s Abduction

VANGUARD
*Bandits Invade Another LGA In Niger, Kidnap Scores Of People, Rustle Cattle
*Herdsmen Kill 2 Soldiers In Plateau, Injure One
*Leah’s Mother Begs British PM To Help Rescue Her Daughter
*DISCOs Have Failed In Electricity Supply — FG
*How Aso Rock Director, Naankang, Was Murdered
*Delta Herdsmen Killings: Lack Of Funds Stalls Autopsy Of 6 Exhumed Corpses
*Jennifer Hudson, Others Perform Special Tribute To Kobe

PUNCH
*Oil discovery in North will aid restructuring — Afe Babalola
*It’s wrong to think National Assembly members are overpaid – Buhari
*It’s strange my brother jumped into Lagoon – Sister of suicidal man
*‘Remit N542m in three weeks’
*Ibadan obas blackmailing me to gain sympathy –Olubadan
*Senate proposes varsity to tackle Ogoni environmental challenges
*Illegal migration: We may impose tough visa rules on Nigeria, EU warns
*NUPENG, Rivers disagree as union begins strike
*APC, PDP clash over protests at Odili’s residence
*Police, landlords clash over family’s claim to Lagos communities
*Robbery hoax sparks panic in Ondo
*Fleeing alleged child kidnapper rearrested in Kano
*Why we backed plans for estate on green belt – Assembly committee
*Mob demolishes mansion of Imo kidnap kingpin
*Oil discovery in North will aid restructuring — Afe Babalola
*Disturbing Economic Advisory Council report
*It’s wrong to think National Assembly members are overpaid – Buhari
*Dad always advised us to be disciplined, principled and strong –Are-Igun
*CAN knocks Buhari as Leah Sharibu spends two years with Boko Haram
*Ibadan obas blackmailing me to gain sympathy –Olubadan
*EFCC arraigns couple over N2.7m bank theft
*We need 100,000 more soldiers to win anti-Boko Haram war –Zulum
*One good thing about Buhari’s regime
*Security agents helping bandits to procure light weapons — Senators
*How Nigerian words made it into Oxford English Dictionary
*Nigeria’s oil reserves’ll run dry in 49 years – DPR
*Why Yoruba language may become extinct!
*Illegal migration: We may impose tough visa rules on Nigeria, EU warns
*Lagos AG lambasts police for arraigning man filming traffic warden
*Akande’s APC peace panel to receive memoranda next week
*Police cash in on call data to clamp down on journalists
*It’s wrong to think National Assembly members are overpaid – Buhari
*Ighalo big boost for United –Solskjaer

THISDAY
*Europa: Odion Ighalo Likely to Start against Club Bruges
*‘Those Threatening the Security of This Nation Are Our People’
*‘S/West Will Not Accept Amotekun under Nigeria Police’
*TECNO Picks Campus Reps in Talent Hunt
*Airtel Supplies Electricity to Omishakin Community
*Sanofi AfricaTech 2020 Challenges Ready
*Analysts Raise Concern over Planned Reversal of SIM Registration Policy
*Study: 91% of Africa’s Leaders Explore Data Analytics
*Driving Palm Oil production
*Middernacht: Stimulating Agriculture Wise Decision By Govt
*Data as Africa’s New ‘Blood’
*United Capital Posts N4.9 billion Profit, to Pay N3 Billion Dividend
*FG Highlights Dangers in the Use of Pirated Software
*DSS Rearrests Fleeing Kidnap Kingpin in Kano

TELEGRAPH
*Cooperative housing: FG targets informal sector in new scheme
*C’River: Govt, navy at loggerheads over land
*Olubadan denies monetizing chieftaincy titles, to sue chiefs for libel
*NDDC: Group lauds Buhari on IMC, supports sack of Nunieh
*SON: Tackling rising substandard import
*Nnamani: Nigeria’s digital initiatives good for economy
*Firm introduces new solar batteries to boost energy
*SMW: Stanbic IBTC to share insights on fintech
*Lassa fever surfaces in Lagos
*Suspect held for State House director’s murder
*My prison experience, by Agba Jalingo
*CBCIU unveils Ulli Beier archive, Duro Ladipupo Museum
*Kidnappers murder, dump victim’s body near family house
*Help find my four-year-old daughter, physically-challenged mum begs

GOD BLESS NIGERIA

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