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News Headlines Jan 26, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria‘s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

CBN Retains MPR at 11.5%
Breaking: Buhari Okays Indefinite Suspension of Planned Fuel Subsidy Removal
Breaking: Senate, House Harmonise Positions on Electoral Bill
Using Super Tucano Fighter Jets, Nigerian Airforce Kills Notorious ISWAP Commander, Ari, Others
Women Stage Solidarity Walk for Yahaya Bello’s 2023 Presidential Bid in…
Afenifere: Restructuring Nigeria Before 2023 Polls Achievable
ECOWAS, UN, US, France Condemn Military Takeover in Burkina Faso
Interpol Busts BEC Scam Syndicate, Arrests 12 Suspects
TI Ranks Nigeria 154 in Corruption Perception Index
House Leader, Doguwa, Welcomes 28th Child, Target’s 30 Before 2023 Election
Osinbajo: How Nigerians Can Access Govt Programmes
Zulum: Sustainable Masterplan’ll Address N’East Crisis
Family Seeks IG’s Intervention over Killing of Inspector by Fellow Policemen…
Marginal Fields: NUPRC Plans Stakeholders’ Meeting with Bid Awardees
Troops Move into Kainji National Park to Dislodge Terrorists
Olalere Odusote: Lagos Govt Committed to Providing Residents, Corporate Entities Universal,…
Gunmen Kill Policeman, Abduct Expatriate in Edo
Immigration Intercepts Human Trafficking Syndicate with 189 Persons
Anti-corruption War: Witness Protection Bill Scales Second Reading
Ugwuanyi Swears in Ozoemena as Chief Judge of Enugu
Coalition of Northern Supporters Says Anyim’s Presidency will Lift Nigeria
Dogara Condemns Suspension of His Traditional Title by Bauchi Emir
Point of Sale Transaction Hits N6.4tn, Cheques Usage Up 3.9% in…
T-Bills Turnover on FMDQ Drops by 55.6% on Low Yield Environment,…
GNI Expresses Commitment to Profitable Initiatives
COUPS ARE COMMON IN AFRICA
Need to Boost Pensions Scheme Enrollment
For This Governorship, the Cap Fits Bamidele
APC’S CLASHING CYMBALS
Firm Provides Foreign Education Opportunity for Brilliant, Athletic Students
Developing Professionals to Deliver Complex Projects
OYEBANJI: ANOTHER GOLD IN THE RUBBLES?
2023: Akwa Ibom People Urged to Vote Young Person as Governor
Marginal Fields: NUPRC Plans Stakeholders’ Meeting with Bid Awardees
Osinbajo: Cooperatives Play Strategic Roles in Implementing FG’s Intervention Programmes
Tinubu Group, ABAT, to Inaugurate Working Committee Thursday
Senate Passes Bill to Amend Federal Airports Authority Act
Bauchi Gov Receives APC Defectors into PDP
Gombe Restates Commitment to Transforming Education Sector
COVID-19: Over 14m Nigerians have Recieved 1st Dose Vaccine, Says FG
Akeredolu Inaugurates Chairmen, Members of OSOPADEC, SUBEB
Katsina Tasks Food Vendors on Hygiene
2022 Olympics: Buhari Charges Nigerian Athletes to Excel in Beijing
Industrial Court Nullifies Sack of Edo College of Agriculture Workers
Osinbajo Seeks Benchmark in Judiciary, Legislators’ Salaries
Ajulo Seeks Yoruba Stakeholders’s Meeting over Tinubu, Osinbajo’s Presidential Bid
CBN Retains MPR at 11.5%
Senate Passes Bill Empowering Colleges of Education to Award Degrees
Price of Rice to Stabilise Soon, Says Kebbi Gov
Electricity Project: Ogun Landlords Protest Non-payment of Compensation
Human Rights Commission Boss Seeks Safe Environment for Women, Children
Tinubu’s Group Endorses Adeyeye for Ekiti APC Governorship Primary Election
Police Arrest Miscreants for Brutalisation of Woman
Enugu Disco to Embark on Revenue Drive
Fuel Subsidy: NLC Suspends Thursday’s Nationwide Protest
Ekiti 2022: PDP Warns Members against Distraction
Port Harcourt Disco Promotes 66 Workers
Infidelity: Nigerians React to Sammie Okposo’s Confession
Delta APC Leaders Pass Vote of Confidence on Emerhor
JAMB to Begin 2022 UTME/Direct Entry Registration February 12
Oyetola Inaugurates Boards of Parastatals
‘Neglected Tropical Diseases Endemic to 11 LGAS in Akwa Ibom’
Breaking: Buhari Okays Indefinite Suspension of Planned Fuel Subsidy Removal
Leverage 5G Technology to Tackle Insecurity, Buhari Directs Security Agencies
Zulum Confirms Abduction of 24 Persons in Chibok
Group Urges Buhari to Inaugurate NDDC Board
Frank Berates DSS over Arrest of Bayelsa Journalist
Ijaw Youths Vow to Resist Smear Campaign against NCDMB Boss
Atiku will Rebuild Nigeria in Four Years, Says Dokpesi
Electoral Bill: House Concurs With Senate, Approves Consensus Option
Bayelsa Airport, Good Example of Unplanned Devt, Says AP Chieftain
2023: PDP Chieftain Flays Critics of Atiku, Tinubu on Age Basis
Obuah Commends Wike’s Efforts on Security in Rivers
ICRC Bemoans Slow Pace of Work at Inland Container Depots
Stock Market Rebounds as CBN Maintains Status Quo on Rates
‘Inclusion, Sustainability Vital for Economic Growth in a Post-COVID Era’
Adebise: How Accountants Can Be Relevant in Digital Era
Parallex Bank Commences Operation, Promises Innovative Products
The Long Wait for Cheaper Food Prices
Buni On The Move
Enugu and Politics of Micro-zoning
Scorecard for the Nigerian Air Force in the Last 12 Months
Ugwu Kachi: Bridging the Supply Gap in Domestic Gas Supply
Corruption and Its Damning Consequence for Nigeria
Hakimi’s Stunner Pushes Morocco into Q’final
Dare Hosts Breakfast Session with Super Eagles on Arrival from Cameroon
Iwobi Vows Eagles Will Return Stronger
2022 WINTER OLYMPICS Buhari Charges Nigerian Athletes to Excel in Beijing
AFN Postpones All-Comers Competition to Honour Late Ebewele
MTN Applauds Efforts of Super Eagles at AFCON 2021
International Day of Education: Gombe Gov Restates Commitment to Education Transformation
Construction of 37 Model ‘Smart Schools’ Fallout of COVID-19, Says UBEC
Nigeria’s World Brightest Student Receives IMOC Mathematics Elitist Title
VC Urges UNILAG Staff to Loyalty, Honours 59 Retirees
FUOYE Faults Sacked Lecturers’ Claim over Reinstatement
Igbos Are Prepared For The 2023 Presidency
Politics Sans Ideas?
Editorial
DEARTH OF MANPOWER IN UNIVERSITIES

The Nation

Commission targets zero-IDPs in Northeast by 2030
Ex-Governor Nyame sues Taraba, CBN over unpaid pension
NIS intercepts 189 human trafficking victims
Fire guts Imo community monarch’s palace
Amotekun arrests ‘serial’ POS fraudster in Osun
Subsidy extension stalls Petroleum Industry Act
Electoral Bill: Lawmakers okay consensus with tough conditions
No capital flight from Nigeria, says Emefiele
Navy arrests 20 foreigners over N120m cannabis in Lagos
Nigerian spends $298m to procure J&J vaccines, says UNICEF
Man gets life jail for defiling three-year-old
Lawan: we must win anti-graft war at all cost
Commission targets zero-IDPs in Northeast by 2030
Assembly praises security agencies
WHO chief prepares for second term after board’s nod
Lagos suspends NURTW activities on Lagos Island
Nigerian spends $298m to procure J&J vaccines, says UNICEF
Lawan: we must win anti-graft war at all cost
Commission targets zero-IDPs in Northeast by 2030
Assembly praises security agencies
10 quick facts to know about Sammie Okposo
Mercy Aigbe’s ex-husband, Lanre Gentry breaks silence
Putting cocoa commercialisation in the spotlight
Stockbrokers call for global write-off of Nigeria’s, others’…
Nigerian Breweries allots 78.9m shares
UK’s leading trade training body expands into Africa
EDITORIAL
Intriguing tales
Arms proliferation
Fair call
2023 presidential election: The race begins
Okorocha set to join race
2022: Anti-thug, anti-kidnapping, anti-ritual,…

The Punch

Aircraft Odili govt bought abandoned in Germany, repairs cost €3m – Wike
Afenifere plans political party, insists on state police, constitution review
Assault: Court frees suspect after one year in jail over complainant’s absence
CAF boss blames closed gate for AFCON tragedy
Fuel-laden truck crushes mother on school run, child, man in Delta
Subsidy: NNPC may deduct over N1tn from FAAC in six months
Lagos housewife allegedly kills husband with pressing iron during argument
National Assembly agrees on consensus, others, lists conditions
Assault: Court frees suspect after one year in jail over complainant’s absence
Ogun monarch’s murder: Police get clues, Abiodun demands killers’ arrest
Lover demands money to transport visiting girlfriend’s corpse, family alleges foul play
African airlines’ passenger traffic crashes by 65% over Omicron, others
Marginal fields: FG outlines conditions to awardees, IOCs Thursday
MPC: Experts foresee tougher days as CBN retains lending rate
Afenifere plans political party, insists on state police, constitution review
Pro-Tinubu group inaugurates working committee
PDP picks Emmanuel, ex-minister, others for Ekiti gov poll congress
600 women groups storm Abuja streets, back Bello’s presidential bid
CAF boss blames closed gate for AFCON tragedy
JUST IN: Collins beats Cornet to reach Australian Open semi-final
Denmark’s Eriksen starts comeback training with Ajax
Martial completes loan switch from Man United to Sevilla
Hushpuppi: Fugitive supercop and his godfather
Tunde Odesola
Tackling insurgency and terrorism
Eze Onyekpere
Facebook saga: Actress Juliana Olayode rubbishes Pastor Timi Adigun’s claims
NDLEA: I only ‘traffic’ comedy, not drugs, says skit maker De General
Sammie Okposo: Pastors who cheat must step down from ministry – TV presenter, Bolanle Olukanni
Rise to stardom, awards, other things to know about Sammie Okposo

Leadership

Yahaya Bello Harps On Sincere Leadership To End Insecurity
ISWAP Terrorists Killed In Borno Airstrikes
Colleges Of Education To Award Degrees As Senate Passes Bill
Omicron: Saudi To Lift Travel Ban On Nigeria
Governor Sule, Others Endorse Al-Makura For APC National Chairman
War Against Insurgency Can’t Be Won Without Citizens’ Cooperation – Buratai
Nigeria Drops In 2021 TI Corruption Ranking
Presidency Knocks Ortom, Declares Him Failed Politician
London Police Probe Lockdown Parties At British PM’s Residence
Anti-graft War Must Be Won, Says Lawan
Edo Group, Afegbua On Warpath Over Opposition To Atiku’s Presidency
UN Condemns Coup In Burkina Faso
[EDITORIAL] NYSC Trust Fund Bill
Buhari Booby-traps Next President, Extends PIA Implementation By 18 Months
NESG Disagrees With Federal Govt Over 4.2 Percent Economic Growth Forecast For 2022
NASS Passes Electoral Bill With Direct, Indirect, Consensus Options
Fuel Subsidy: Federal Govt, States Head For Showdown Over FAAC Remittances
Aphrodisiac Seller, Jaruma, Remanded In Prison
Osun APC Tackles Oyetola Over Alleged Smear Campaign
When Stakeholders Meet Over State Of The Nation
JUST-IN: CBN Retains MPR At 11.5%, Other Parameters Unchanged
Forbes: Dangote Retains Africa’s Richest Person Spot With $13.9bn
Stock Market Sheds N12bn Marginal Loss
London Police Probe Lockdown Parties At British PM’s Residence

The Sun

Over 17,000 Nigerians killed in 2 years – Report
Govt suspends NURTW in Lagos Island
Release Kanu, Igboho on political grounds, Afenifere urges FG
Electoral Bill: Reps bow to Senate
Buhari okays suspension of fuel subsidy removal for 18 months
Corruption: Nigeria drops in TI perception rating
2023: Nat’l support group unveils Orji Kalu Mobile App
United Nigeria Airlines plans big for Enugu
Buhari okays suspension of fuel subsidy removal for 18 months
…NLC calls off planned protest
Corruption: Nigeria drops in TI perception rating
Over 17,000 Nigerians killed in 2 years – Report
Nwobodo visits Ohaa, Enugu frontline guber aspirant
Road to 2023: APC inaugurates national youth lobby group in Cross River
Ekiti guber: Super delegates to choose PDP candidate
APC’ll emerge from convention stronger, says Ayade
UK Prime Minister confirms scrapping of Covid-19 tests for travelers arriving England
FX automation: LCCI recommends resolution section
2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Oyedeji to run along with Sanwo-Olu, Shaibu
NBBF: Electoral Committee extends deadline
I’m disappointed in Okoye – Aghahowa
SPORTING SUN
Okocha: Super Eagles lacked leader
Politricksians on the march again for 2023 (1)
PDP scribe, Sen. Anyanwu, on divine mandate
Nigeria as a fact of nature
How female teacher allegedly flogged 11-year-old student to death in Anambra
Making Lagos tourism destination
Rivers POWA blesses widows, children
Ugwuanyi swears in Ozoemena as Enugu CJ
Imo makes list of pilot states for SAPZ programme
How I started operation fruitfulness in WEBIC –Ayorinde
Govt ruined my life
Uzodimma’s last minute miracle
Extortion at NIMC
NUC approves 2 new varsities for Lagos -Sanwo-Olu

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