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News Headlines Apr 20, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo


Amid Worsening Insecurity, Defence Minister Seeks God’s Intervention to Defeat Terrorists
Marginal Fields: We’ll Not Accept People Trading in Our Papers, Says Komolafe
FEMA Rescues Three as Flood Ravages FCT Community
Depleting the Grains Reserves: Matters Arising
2023: Uzodinma Flays Afe Babalola’s Call for Interim Govt
2023: Peter Obi Promises to Fix Nigeria from Total Collapse if…
2023: Three Oyo Coalition Commissioners, SAs, 93 LG appointees, Others Defect…
FCTA Seals Ministry of Works, FCC over N10bn Debt
Quoting the Bible, Presidency Tells Kukah to ‘Avoid Foolish Controversies, Dissensions’
Two Die as NAF Training Aircraft Crashes in Kaduna
2023: INEC, Security Agencies Meet in Abuja over Rising Insecurity
2023: Ngige Joins Presidential Races, Says Nigeria Needs Competent Leader
2023: Buhari, Adamu, Others to Decide APC Presidential Candidate, Says APC Women Leader
FCTA Seals Ministry of Works, FCC over N10bn Debt
Quoting the Bible, Presidency Tells Kukah to ‘Avoid Foolish Controversies, Dissensions’
Benue Guber: PDP’s Consensus Candidate,Uba, Charged to Unite other Aspirants
Guinness Nigeria, Stanbic IBTC, 19 Others Lift Stock Market by N19bn
Bank of Industry Group Grows Profit by 75% to N62bn in…
FG Denies Stoking Food Inflation by Mopping Up Production
AIICO Insurance Pays N47.3 billion Claims
Eterna Plc Appoints New Directors, Company Secretary
QNET Partners Transblue on E-commerce, Plans Big for Consumers
Why Morah Wants to Represent Oyi/Ayamelum Federal Constituency in the Green…
COME ONE, COME ALL: Enugu is in need of visionary…
Incorporating Traditional Institutions in Tackling Insecurity
Making Case for Increased Foreign Earnings, Unadulterated Cable Manufacturing
2022 and Beyond: The Future of Content Consumption
For Abiola Salami, It’s Honour Deserved as Member FORBES Coaches Council
Herconomy Takes Bold Steps Towards Gender Parity at Annual Conference
Troost-Ekong Banks on USA Friendlies for Eagles to Rebuild
Salah Scores Brace as Liverpool Outclass Man Utd to go Top
Ondo Government Honours Autosport Group
Guardiola Mute on Haaland Possible Switch to Man City
Sports Minister Impressed with Forms of Ofili, Nathaniel, Others
Golfers Excited as DStv Premium Golf Day Approaches
Areghan: How WAEC is Improving Education Standards, Tackling Malpractice
Assessing Impacts of Lagos Spelling Bee Competition
Mathematics Competition: Finalists Get Cash, Scholarships
Tekedia Institute Unveils Mini-MBA Programme
The Atmosphere of Elections
Confronting the Menace of Oil Theft
The Atmosphere of Elections

The Punch

Sexual act: Chrisland management, parents, pupils meet police today
I’ll turn Nigeria into productive nation, says Obi
E tu Osinbajo
Residents flee as soldiers occupy Imo communities
Group commends IPOB’s criminal charges against Kanu’s estranged disciple, Ekpa
Electoral Act: Presidency, OSGF disagree over ministers’ refusal to resign
Drop your presidential bids, Afenifere leader tells Tinubu, Osinbajo
Buhari’s spokesmen inefficient, poor writers, says Kukah
Money ritual unreal, says Oluwo of Iwo
Delta police nab four suspected cultists, recover guns
No secret employment afoot -Akwa Ibom govt
IMF upgrades Nigeria’s economic growth forecast to 3.4%
Power generation crashes by 903MW, national grid crisis persists
Despite CBN’s clampdown, Nigerians traded N316.9bn bitcoin in 2021
We can’t regulate prices of goods, says FCCPC
2023 presidency: It’s time to repay me, Wike tells PDP leaders
Nigeria needs problem solver, not consensus candidate – Obi
Presidential bid: You’ll be a good loser, Ganduje tells Wike
2023: Kwankwaso joins presidential race, vows to address insecurity
How providence turned creative midfielder to budding goalie
Everton vs Leicester: Iwobi eyes 90th Toffees cap against Iheanacho, Lookman
AFCON qualifiers: Eagles draw S’Leone, G’Bissau, Sao Tome
Adeleye hopes to extend unbeaten run against Healey
Is South-East not good at building bridges?
Crude oil theft: Case of onshore vs offshore thieves
Osinbajo and the heritage of failure (2)
Tunde Odesola
Fundamentals for 2023 presidential aspirants, candidates
Eze Onyekpere
US agency appoints Nigeria’s Yemi Oshinnaiye Chief Information Officer
Parents responsible for children’s sex education –Rapper Eva Alordiah
Davido set to tour North America in June
Soludo appoints actor Bob-Manuel as special adviser


FCTA Seals MDAs, Others Over N10bn Debt
Avoid Do-or-die Politics, Yusuf Ali Counsels Politicians
Benue Guber: Controversy Trails Speaker’s Emergence As PDP Candidate
Niger Govt Warns Against Communities Negotiating With Bandits
Coalition Launches Renewable Energy Platform
Nigeria Signs Hosting Agreement For Global Tourism Conference
Bishop Kukah Challenges Presidency To Debate
CAN Mulls Consensus For Bauchi Christian Aspirants
Insecurity: IGP Orders Maximum Security In Schools, Colleges
Kwara Gov Inaugurates 7 New Perm Secs
Osinbajo Commends ICC On Reforms
Flood: FCTA Cautions Against Obstructing Water Channels
20 Burnt Alive In Bauchi Auto Crash
Johnson Apologises To MPs Over Downing Street Parties
US Judge Throws Out Biden Mask Mandate For Planes, Trains
Igbo Presidency: South East Leaders Want Consensus Across Party Lines
Zoning, Consensus, Others Top Agenda As APC NEC Meets Today
Cancer Patients Stranded For Months At National Hospital Over Faulty Machine
IMF Reviews Nigeria’s Growth Forecast From 2.7% To 3.4%
2 Die As NAF Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna, Bandits Kill 3
Igbo Presidency: South East Leaders Want Consensus Across Party Lines
Benue Guber: Controversy Trails Speaker’s Emergence As PDP Candidate
2023: Kwankwaso Picks NNPP Presidential Nomination Forms
Gov Uzodinma, Wamakko Oppose Call For Interim Govt
Wike To PDP NWC: I Helped You Emerge, Now Pay Me Back
2023: 3 Oyo Commissioners Dump ADC, Defect To PDP
JUST-IN: Ex-Sports Minister, Dalung, Quits APC
2023: Akeredolu Backs Wife’s Senatorial Ambition In Imo
PDP’s Dilemma In Nasarawa
2023: APGA Senatorial Aspirant Kicks Against VP Slot For S/East
Plateau: PDP Aspirants Raise Concerns Over Imposition Plot
Customs Loses Multi-billion Naira Duty To Auto Policy In 8 Years
EPL: Liverpool Outclass Man Utd To Leapfrog Man City
2023 AFCON Qualifiers: Super Eagles To Face S’Leone, Guinea-Bissau, São Tome
[EDITORIAL] Killings As New Normal

The Sun

Terrorists kill 5 abductees in Kaduna
2 pilots feared dead as NAF aircraft crashes in Kaduna
Kukah adamant, dares Buhari
Nobody’ll be allowed to destabilise Nigeria -Buhari
Soyinka, Vatsa, Niger APC flay Buhari’s state pardon to Dariye, Nyame
Capturing my civil service days shows meticulous process of The Sun Awards –Ngige
Sun, rain won’t beat us again, say teachers as Kalu commissions renovated schools
5 wedding guests kidnapped in Anambra
Babalola’s interim govt suggestion call to anarchy –Uzodimma
IPOB places bounty on fake ESN, unmasks gunmen’s sponsors
Cost of preparing Nigerian jollof rice rises by 7.3% –Report
Why FG approved ‘Readers are Leaders’ book for school curriculum’
Insecurity: Nigerians should take charge of their destinies –Chinda, Reps member
Wike urges NWC not to support any presidential aspirant
Tinubu campaign disowns blasphemous poster
Ngige says he has capacity to revive Nigeria’s economy, declares for president
Sundry Foods opens 5 new outlets in Lagos, Abuja, P’Harcourt
Eagles coach: Ministry tasks NFF on level playing field
Professional ethics for the 21st century lawyer (3)
Psychology of inner symbols in spiritual philosophy (3)
The lessons of Easter
Osinachi: More stringent laws against domestic violence
Lions Club inaugurates recreation park
Trouble for Enugu land fraudsters
Umuada Igbo prays for Soludo
ATM dumped for PoS
Ajaokuta steel: FG not engaging British firm for rehabilitation
Sundry Foods opens 5 new outlets in Lagos, Abuja, P’Harcourt
FCCPC can’t control prices, says Irukera
Lagos shuts down warehouse over sale of contaminated milk
Minister halts Peseiro’s appointment
AFCON 2023 Qualifiers: Super Eagles get easy draw
Troost-Ekong: Nigeria look to rebuild with friendlies in USA
Mexico, Ecuador friendlies perfect for Eagles come back bid – Ogunjimi
Golfers excited as DStv Premium Golf Day approaches
US coaches name Ofili National Athlete of the week
Minister impressed with form of Ofili, Nathaniel, others
French presidential election and best practice
The lessons of Easter
Osinachi: More stringent laws against domestic violence
5 wedding guests kidnapped in Anambra
Why are the Igbo hated in Nigeria?
Lions Club inaugurates recreation park
Professional ethics for the 21st century lawyer (3)
Roadto 2023: Zoning, consensus options as litmus test for APC national leadership
Insecurity: Nigerians should take charge of their destinies –Chinda, Reps member

Daily Trust

2023: Amaechi Is My Project, I Asked Him To Run – Ndume
Kwankwanso Declares For Presidency, Picks NNPP Forms
Ngige Declares For Presidency, Says Buhari Not A Failure
Real Reasons Sanwo-Olu Got GAC’s Nod For Second Term
Tinubu, Not Osinbajo Is God’s Anointed For 2023, Says Bishop Kayode Williams
How APC Can Pick Consensus Candidate Without Hitch – Presidential Aspirant
Medical Practitioner Eyes House Of Reps
Improving Technology Innovation In Nigeria
Unpaid Ransom: Bandits Kill Kaduna Captives, Threat
Fulani Men Brutalized By Soldiers In Viral Video Denied Access To Relatives
Lobi Stars Seek Revival Against Gombe As Katsina Utd Plot 3SC’s Fall
2023 AFCON: Super Eagles Draw Guinea Bissau, 2 Others
Rivers United’s Coach, Eguma Refuses To Claim To NPFL Title
Remo Stars’ Over-Aged Keeper Kicked Out Of U-20 Camp
Liverpool Thrash Miserable Man Utd 4-0 To Go Top
Fulham Promoted Back To The Premier League
Petrol Subsidy: A Bitter Truth Shielded By Poor Governance
UNVEILED: The Young Pilot Who Died In Kaduna Air Crash
Gunmen Abduct Wedding Guests In Anambra
2023: I Fought For You, It’s Pay Back Time, Wike Tells PDP NWC Members
Kwankwaso Joins 2023 Presidency Race, Picks NNPP Forms
PHOTOS: Buhari’s PA Eyes National Assembly Seat
UPDATED: 7 Killed In Taraba Bomb Explosion
Pilots Killed As Air Force Jet Crashes In Kaduna
State Of The Nation: Soyinka Blasts Buhari, Says ‘It’s Finished’
Tricyclist Tortured By Policemen Gets N3 Million Compensation
Why I Want To Succeed Buhari – APC Presidential Aspirant
Ngige Officially Declares For Presidency, Says Buhari Has Not Failed
7 Things To Know About Dadiyata, Missing Social Media Critic
PHOTOS: Osinbajo Meets Buhari After Declaring For Presidency
Imo SDP Delegates Exchange Blows During Congress
Call For Interim Govt An Invitation To Anarchy – Uzodinma
Mother Of Missing Social Media Critic, Dadiyata, Is Dead
Buhari, Others Will Determine Who Gets Presidential Ticket – APC Women Leader
Kukah To Presidency: Buhari Has Done A Bad Job, Even His Wife Disagrees With His Policies
Real Reasons Sanwo-Olu Got GAC’s Nod For Second Term
How FG’s Cassava Initiative Cut Nigeria Off From N27.6trn Global Market
Cost Of Transport Pushes Prices Of Fruits Higher In Abuja
Celebrities Storm Imo For Rita Dominic’s Traditional Wedding
Kannywood Actor, Umar Gombe, Turns Pioneer Program Manager Of Northflix


Interim govt, poll suspension more dangerous to Nigeria — AFENIFERE, NWODO, UZODIMMA, M-BELT FORUM, PANDEF, CUPP
IMF raises Nigeria’s economic growth forecast to 3.4%
2023: Ngige formally declares for presidency
Pastor Bakare’s beer parlour gossip and other irrelevancies
Ramadan Talk: Handle complexities of life with Tawakkul
NAF, in Super Tucano jets kill top ISIS Commander, Ammar Bin-Umar in Lake Chad
2023: Why Nigerians want PDP back — Ayu
Pensioners tell tales of woe over 37, 40 months unpaid arrears in Abia
NGX, IFC, others collaborate on best practice on climate disclosure
N10bn debt: FCTA seals Fed Ministry of Works, FCC, others
Who Should Fund Basic Education in Nigeria?
Transport Minister applauds improved cargo, ship dwell time
Economy bleeding from importation of sub-standard goods — SON
2023: Group uncovers plot to smear Osinbajo with false testimonies
Oromoni: Lagos launches safety initiative in schools to tackle bullying, accidents
YOV appoints new General Secretary, Deputy
2023: PDP knocks UPU over endorsement of guber aspirant
Bank of Industry Group grows profit by 75% to N62b in 2021
2023: APC moves to adopt indirect primary
Liverpool score four to dent Man Utd’s top-four hopes
PDP Lagos4Lagos sacks chairman over alleged N100m gift
Imo SDP members exchange blows over-sharing positions in Congress
2023: Era when politicians manufacture millions of votes over — Buhari
158 Libya returnees arrive Nigeria
Igbo Presidency: Ohanaeze fires Oluwo of Iwo, says he needs to learn from experienced monarchs
Photos: President Buhari breaks fast with Govs, FEC members, Service Chiefs, others
Police rescue kidnap victim, arrest 2 suspects in Osun
Kardashian sex tape will keep playing in my head, I can’t concentrate — Juror tells judge
From The UK To Rwanda, By Femi Fani-Kayode
Nigeria in Diaspora can contribute hugely to 2023 elections, says Adegbola
2023: Don’t sell your votes to money bags, highest bidder – Kano Guber aspirant warn Nigerians
Osun deploys procurement software in contract bidding process
3 dead, 19 injured as explosion rocks beer spot in Taraba Communit
‘Entrepreneurship best solution to Nigeria’s unemployment problem
2023: Ngige formally declares for presidency
NAF, in Super Tucano jets kill top ISIS Commander, Ammar Bin-Umar in Lake Chad
N10bn debt: FCTA seals Fed Ministry of Works, FCC, others
Police rescue kidnap victim, arrest 2 suspects in Osun
I slept with my 10-yr-old daughter for money rituals — Father confesses
FG renames National Theatre
IMF raises Nigeria’s economic growth forecast to 3.4%
NGX, IFC, others collaborate on best practice on climate disclosure
Transport Minister applauds improved cargo, ship dwell time

The Nation

Oyetola to ambitious appointees: resign
‘Tinubu can handle Nigeria’s complexities‘
Makinde denies unfairness to Muslims
Stories of impact: Real women, real lives, real growth
Battle for PDP ticket hots up as nomination closes Wednesday
Tambuwal submits form, says I will unite Nigerians Governor Wike: field me or we lose Obi meets delegates We will be fair to…
Tinubu raises smear campaign alert
APC NEC set to ratify primary timetable
Lagos trains council officers in registry management
Foundation lifts 4,500 orphans in Kano
AbdulRazaq swears in seven perm secs
APC stakeholders endorse Fayemi’s ex-commissioner for Senate
Tech-U honours outgoing VC with symposium
Three ADC commissioners, others join PDP in Oyo
‘I have no plan to step down from Ekiti governorship race’
Commission reads riot act to workers
Ex-Miss World Uganda launches foundation to keep girls in school
I can only marry a financially stable man, Carolyna Hutchings
Marriage? Count me out, says Iyabo Ojo
Teni Makanaki thrills at Gbenga Adeyinka’s Laffmattazz show
Bellamino serves Pepper Soup
I can’t date a lady who asks me out, says Ugovin
300 orchestra thrill at The Apostolic Church 67th Easter concert
Adaorah secures Andre Vibez for new single Rock My Borry
Jumia promotes fitness culture among Nigerians
Airport Immigration Comptroller advises personnel
Ondo lauds Autosport Group on Rally
Ikoyi Club hails Leadway on tennis clinic
Golfers eagerly await DStv Premium Golf Day
Group canvasses support for Tinubu’s…
The Nation Apr 19, 2022
By Raymond Mordi An interdenominational Christian group, dubbed the Tinubu Support Prayer Group…
‘Amaechi not interested in producing APC governor…
2023: Conversations with God

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