News Headlines Dec 3, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Dec 3, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo


Buhari: Joseph Waya’s Contributions to Nigeria’s Democracy Indelible
Second Republic Senate President Wayas Dies at 80, Mark, Ekweremadu, Nnamani Mourn
Buhari Meets Ramaphosa, Calls for End to ‘Rivalry’ Between Nigeria and S’Africa
White Paper Complied with Law on #EndSARS Report, Says Lagos AG
UBA Wins ‘African Bank of the Year’ Award
Lawyer Arraigned for Allegedly Faking Judgment in Nasarawa
FOU ‘A’ Seizes N2.8bn Expired Drinks, Cannabis, Other Items
N11.5bn Fraud: Appeal Court Frees Akala, Two Others
Enugu Assembly Zones Next Gov to East Senatorial Zone for..
55 Million Youths Living in Abject Poverty, Says Senator Bassey
Prevail on Buhari to Inaugurate NDDC Board, Monarch Urges NASS
Observers Want Parties Boycotting Elections Sanctioned
UNIBEN Alumni Holds Excellence Awards
RCCG Inaugurates N15m Science Laboratories in Lagos
Oyetola Flags Off Distribution of OHIS Beneficiary Cards to 69,273 Enrollees
81,000 Women, Girls Killed Globally in 2020, Says UNODC Report
Okowa: Nigeria in Dicey Financial Situation
N11.5bn Fraud: Appeal Court Frees Akala, Two Others
FG Launches Strategic Implementation Work Plan for N’Delta
Lawan, Omo-Agege Mourn Ex-Senate President Wayas
Delta Monarchs Applaud Okowa for Projects Inauguration
South-East Governors Say Killings in Region Beyond IPOB
NPC Begins 2022 Pre-test Census in Katsina
Rivers Enjoins Nigerians to Support Armed Forces
NCAA Approves Anambra Airport for Commercial Flights
Diri Tasks FG on Completion of Nembe-Brass Road
House Invites INEC Chair over Cost of Conducting Direct Primaries
Lagos School Denies Claim Student was Beaten to Death for Refusing to Join Cult
FG Okays Funds for Umuahia-Ikwuano-Ikot Ekpene Road
2,368 HIV/AIDS Cases in Niger, as Prevalent Rate Drops to 0.7%
Kebbi, NNPC Bio-fuel Project on Course, Says Bagudu
#EndSARS: Frank Rejects Lagos Govt’s White Paper
Court to Hear Kanu’s Motion Challenging Competence of Charge, Jurisdiction Jan…
Tribunal Dismisses Petitions Arising from Ogun LG Election
Buhari Writes N’ Assembly, Seeks Approval for Finance Bill
KADSUBEB to Sack 233 Teachers with Fake Certificates
2023 Presidency: Group Drums Support for Saraki
Emirates Resumes Dubai-Nigeria Flights Dec.5
#EndSARS: Lagos Govt White Paper Fails to Heal Wounds, Says Ubani
Ogoni Clean-Up: FG Promises to Address Concerns of Stakeholders
Following Protests, Agitations, Fayemi Creates Area Council from Ikole LCDA
Airlines Strategise Amid Fears Harmattan May Disrupt Flight Operations During Yuletide
Direct Remittances Drops by 62.4% to $1.96bn in 10 Months
Olawale-Cole Elected as LCCI’s New President
‘NGX Remains Preferred Listing Destination’
FCMB Secures Future of Young Nigerians from Poverty
Profit-taking Persist on NGX as Market Cap Drops by N112bn

As Nigeria and South Africa’s Move for Continental Leadership
Ajulo Faults Keyamo on EndSARS Tribunal
Let Us Reform or Disband NYSC
Chief Charles Mba: Building Affordable Homes for the Average Nigerian
Kinglace Ice Cream Launches in Nigeria, To Create over 1,000 Jobs
African Music Fashion Runway Holds 7th Edition
Lions Club Sensitises Community on Diabetes Awareness, Early Detection
Rotary Club Donates Library to School
Michelle Alozie Focused on Qualifying Falcons for AWCON, World Cup
CR7: 801 And Still Counting….
Lions Club Sensitises Community on Diabetes Awareness, Early Detection
Rainoil 2021 Tennis Open Takes Centre Stage at LCC
Infantino, NFF Board Felicitate with Pinnick on Birthday
Nation-Building: Between Restructuring and Autonomy

The Nation

Self-testing: A master key to HIV/AIDS control
Pressure on Buhari to reject Electoral Amendment Bill
Nigerian investors lose N553b in four days
40-man Al-Ittihad arrive ahead of CAF playoff tie
NFF faulted on Rohr’s severance package
NCAA approves flight operations in Anambra Airport
Qatar playoffs Draw: Federation allays fears on Eagles’ ranking
Ex-Senate President Wayas dies at 80
PENGASSAN: We reject 100% hike in LPG
Organised Labour set for battle over planned fuel price hike
Power, reason for MSMEs high mortality rate, says Cardoso
A malady called corruption
NEITI raises committee on contract transparency in oil, gas sector
‘Nigeria, Tanzania most IPSAS compliant in Africa’
Bet9ja Lagos SWAN Cup commences today
NCAA approves flight operations in Anambra Airport
Kwara trains 150 civil servants in building construction
Drivers block Auchi-Abuja Road over colleague’s abduction
15 Yahoo boys convicted in Ibadan
Businessman gets life jail for child defilement
13 held over burning of Senator Jibrin’s campaign office
School inaugurates alumni building
Lawyer used fake judgments to garnish Nasarawa govt accounts
Suspects arrested over killing of customs officials, driver
EDITORIAL: Delinquent billionaires
Wizkid announces new song with Burna Boy
Streaming platforms give Nigeria’s creative industry global relevance – Bovi
Ortom has betrayed Benue, says APC
Zulum: Why I don’t sack officials
2023: Northcentral PDP’s bid for president
Remembering Chief Adekunle Ajasin
It’s cool for men to cry

The Punch

Children rescued, properties razed in Delta community midnight fire
Omo-Agege became Deputy Senate President as compensation, says Lasun
Omicron: States resume testing, demand funds, variant spreads to 23 countries
Glo missing as NCC qualifies MTN, Airtel, new firm for 5G auction
Reps invite INEC over funding challenge for direct primaries
Omicron: States resume testing, demand funds, variant spreads to 23 countries
Glo missing as NCC qualifies MTN, Airtel, new firm for 5G auction
Reps invite INEC over funding challenge for direct primaries
Customs seize N7.8bn smuggled charcoal, wood, tomato in Lagos
Ogun sentences 124 offenders for defecating in public
Man, denying fatherhood, bribes, rapes 17-year-old daughter in Ogun
Travellers stranded as drivers barricade Edo highway over serial kidnapping
Airport concession: ICRC completes evaluation of Bi-Courtney, 12 local, foreign firms
UAE bizmen invest $2bn in Nigerian mining sector
UN consultant warns South-West govs of food insecurity
PDP chieftain kicks as Kalu hosts national exco, fuels defection rumour
Buhari won’t sign Electoral Act amendment, APC plots rigging – Wike
Ondo Assembly clears Akeredolu’s nominees as commissioners
Group kicks as DSS invites Audu for questioning
Confed Cup: Rivers in Egypt despite alleged threats
30 handball players resume camp ahead Africa championship
Dennis is not normal, Ranieri hails Nigerian
Eagles won’t lose seeded spot – Pinnick
I admire your strength, Britney Spears’ fiance, Sam, celebrates singer on 40th birthday
London concert: Fans clash as Wizkid attempts to lift Tems on stage


Current Leadership Has Created Mistrust Among Nigerians – Na’Abba
Why I Set Up Almajiri Schools – Jonathan
Fuel Price Hike: Olawepo-Hashim Urges Buhari To Ignore IMF
Allow Kanu To Practise His Faith, Judge Tells DSS
Aisha Buhari Seeks Special Court For Rape
COVID-19: Stakeholders Brainstorm On Space Science Technology
China To Work With Africa On Vision 2035
FCTA Shares N4.476bn To Area Councils, Stakeholders
Nembe Oil Spill Will Soon End, Operators Tell Community
EFCC Re-arraigns Fayose Over N2.2bn Fraud
16 DAYS TO GO… Lawmakers Ready To Override President Buhari’s Veto On Electoral Bill
2023: There ‘ll Be Turbulence In PDP Over Choice Of Presidential Candidate – Wike
ADP Members Defect To PDP In Ondo
Why Pressure Must Be Exerted On Buhari To Sign Amended Electoral Act – Wike
Imbibing The Savings Culture
COVID-19: Stakeholders Brainstorm On Space Science Technology
[EDITORIAL] Re-directing The Economy For Growth
Seductive VAT Data Raises More Questions Than Answers

The Sun

APC didn’t win Osun guber in 2018, ex-dep speaker, Lasun
Presidency: PDP won’t back candidate without capacity to salvage Nigeria – Wike
Buhari pleads for protection of highways, commissions Nnenwe-Uduma-Uburu road
US monitoring developments in Nigeria -Ambassador
Electoral bill: Reps summon INEC boss over cost implication of direct primaries
Buhari, Obasanjo, Kalu, Ayade, Ayu, others mourn Wayas, ex-Senate president
LASU students declare readiness to walk for peace with Sanwo-Olu
IPOB leader, Kanu absent in court, trial shifts to Jan 18
Kaduna SUBEB sacks 233 teachers for presenting fake certificates
NCC okays bids from MTN, Airtel for 5G spectrum auction
ASPMDA new president takes oath of office
2023: Ohuabunwa bemoans lack of equity, justice, fairness for Nigerians
Why APC needs younger national chairman –Mustapha Saliu
Zamfara APC and its many challenges
Thugs torch Shakarau APC factional office in Kano
Electoral bill: Reps summon INEC boss over cost implication of direct primaries
We’re not ending petrol bridging payments — FG
NAHCO emerges ground handler for United Airlines
NDIC to design supervisory blueprint for digital banks
Take advantage of our IPO to become shareholders – MTN
MTN pays N3trillion as tax to FG
We‘ll do everything to qualify for World Cup –Okoye assures
NFF rules out severance package for Rohr
Brentford, Watford join Palace in Aribo chase
New Rangers boss heaps praises on Bassey
International Disability Day: 10 para-soccer teams jostle for N3 million prize
Clubs must own feeder teams as requirement for Edo Cricket League, Akpata says
Reinard snubs Super Eagles job
SWAN bestows Okowa with merit award
Ibrahimovic reveals failed Napoli move
Heracles coach confesses missing Dessers’ goals
Sanwo-Olu, Soname, LSSC to bag Lagos SWAN highest honour
Gov. Ugwuanyi inspects total overhaul of Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium’s pitch
Lekki massacre, memory and falsehood
Who will write the unbiased history of Nigeria
Tertiary education and the future of Nigeria: Another perspective!
Group makes case for Enugu East governor
Extra-judicial killing: DSS official allegedly sets up colleague
N11.5bn fraud: A’Court discharges, acquits Akala, 2 others in Oyo
Diete-Spiff backs call for state police
Commuters stranded as drivers block Auchi-Benin Road over colleague’s kidnap
Ex-perm sec drags Ondo commissioner-nominee to court


Kidnapped Police DPO Rescued After Seven Days In Captivity
2023: APC’ll crash in turbulence ― Wike
Over 172.7 million Nigerians now live in dirty environments…
Direct primaries: Reps invite INEC chairman to clear the air…
UPDATE: Court fixes Jan 18 for Nnamdi Kanu’s suit…
Cross River govt mourns as Second Republic Senate President,…
UNIBEN blames police over inaction on lecturer accused of raping student
Ohanaeze youth tell Igbo leaders in APC, PDP to secure presidential ticket
No plans to halt bridging payments for PMS, says NMDPRA
How lawmakers, aides use own companies to obtain govt contracts ― ICPC report
HGL, FMN set to boost food production with N80bn merger
Persons with disabilities seek enactment of disability law in Edo
NCC to continue on roll-out initiatives to improve opportunities for licensees
NCAA approves Anambra airport for commercial flights
Abuja Masterplan: FCTA demolishes buildings worth millions in two estates
Gunmen kidnap couple in Osun
Court re-arraigns ex-Ekiti gov, Fayose, in Lagos court
Court acquits Alao-Akala of corruption charges
Livable, productive cities, a veritable tool for economic growth ― Lafarge Africa CEO
Court to rule on admissibility of Baba Ijesha’s confessional statement…
Emefiele Mulls IFC In Lagos, Bags Man Of The Year Award
NGX: Investors lose N122bn as bears hit fourth day
The Attack On Jos Prison
Lekki Pogrom: The Government Lied
Charting the net zero Charting the net zero journey

Daily Trust

Omicron: Crude Oil Drops Below $70 As Travel Ban Threatens Recovery
2023: ‘Bad Leadership Affecting Nigerians’
Open Defecation: 124 Offenders Sentenced To Community Service In Ogun
Nigeria Needs Fire Fighting Policy, Says CG
Manufacturing-Based Economy Will End Insecurity-– NASENI Boss
Why Shekarau’s Lawyer’s Office Was Sealed – Kano Govt
Reps Probe Alleged 2021 Budget Padding, Job Racketeering In MDAs
Harmattan: NiMet Alerts Of Flight Disruptions In North
2022: NPC Plans ‘E-Census’ In Security-Risk Areas
Problems, Poverty Will Multiply If Nigeria Breaks Up — Osinbajo
Why We’re Beefing Up Digital Security — National Defence College
Why I Built Almajiri Schools — Jonathan
Gender-Based Violence: Aisha Buhari Seeks Special Court
Court To DSS: Give Kanu Maximum Comfort In Detention
Na’Abba To Buhari: Endorse Direct Primaries
We Need Alliance Against Forces Threatening Our Nationhood – Gbajabiamila
Rape: NAPTIP Urges Strict Enforcement Of VAPP Act
We Have Serious Gaps In Skills Sector – Osinbajo
Russia Pledge To Help Nigeria Fight Terrorism
NLC To Write El-Rufai Over 4-Day Working Week Policy
Why Goje’s Aide Was Detained By Police — Gombe APC
Bandits Release Remaining Zaria LG Staff After Getting 3 Motorcycles
At Last, NCAA Approves Flight Operations At Anambra Airport
Kano Emirates Vow To Support Quality Maternal Healthcare
Police Arrest 4 For Kidnapping, Rescue 5 Victims
Insecurity: CSOs, Residents Ask Masari To Lift Ban On Telecom Service
Communities Protest Forceful Eviction By Military, Emirate Council
Gombe Medical Doctors Decry Non-Payment Of Salary
Group Flags Off Late Ali Kwara Charity Project
Despite Bumper Harvest Of Beans, Price Rises In Taraba
Prison Attack: We No Longer Feel Safe — Jos Residents
Jos Muslims Told To Ensure Good Behaviour Among Children
Why Shekarau Lawyer’s Office Was Sealed – Kano Govt
2023: Process Of Selecting PDP Presidential Candidate Will Be Turbulent – Wike
Fake Certificates: Kaduna To Dismiss 233 Teachers
Tight Security As Hoodlums Set Senator Barau’s Kano Office On Fire
FG Seals Firm Producing Adulterated Fertiliser In Kano
Why More Regulations Are Needed In The Banking System – NDIC
FG Raises C’ttee To Probe Oil And Gas Contracts
Dolidol Acquires Mouka Foam In N25bn Deal
CBN Flag-Off 5,676 Hectares Of Wheat Farming In Bauchi
Police Arrest 13 As Thugs Attack Barau’s Campaign Office In Kano
2023: Selecting PDP Presidential Candidate Will Be Turbulent – Wike
Aggrieved Yobe PDP Members To Petition NJC Over Delay In Judgment
INEC Chair To Appear Before Reps Over Direct Primary Budget
Atiku Has Accepted To Run For 2023 Presidency – N/East Group
Saudi Palace Politics
Almajiri System And The Way Out
Times Have Changed, But Let The Young Ones Be Careful
Editorial: Blinken’s Visit To Nigeria


3 Million Youths To Benefit From Huawei’s $150m Digital…
Ifeoma Utomi To Deliver UNILAG Inaugural Lecture
Real Madrid Willing To Pay €40million For Lewandowski
Digital Inclusiveness Key For Africa’s Growth – Huawei
Driver Loses Vehicle Control, Dies In Ogun
Bruno Fernandes Admits Second Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Rule Has Been…
Brown Envelope Journalists Spoiling Nigerian Media – U.S.…
Group Holds Dignity Walk To Eliminate SGBV In Yobe
Synagogue Church Begins Live Services Sunday, 21-Months After Closure
Choosing PDP Candidate Will Be Turbulent — Gov. Wike
Lucky Igbinedion, Former Edo Gov., Loses Mother
FG Hasn’t Learnt From #EndSARS Protest — Utomi, Anya, Momodu
Nnamdi Kanu: Court Insists On January Trial Date
Tangale Community To Revive Bai ‘Dog Meat’…
Group Holds Dignity Walk To Eliminate SGBV In Yobe
Arik Air Remits Over N12bn To Aviation In Four Years – AMCON…
Stakeholders To Build Resilient, Responsive Health System To…
Real Madrid Willing To Pay €40million For Lewandowski
Bruno Fernandes Admits Second Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Rule Has…
Football Needs To Be ‘Very Careful’ With Player Workloads…
Cavani ‘Wants To Join Barcelona’ Next Summer…
Liverpool In Talks With La Liga Star As Klopp Offers Major…
Ekiti Health Practitioners Make Declaration Against…
3 Million Youths To Benefit From Huawei’s $150m Digital Talent Investment
Digital Inclusiveness Key For Africa’s Growth – Huawei
PENGASSAN Calls For Appropriate Fiscal, Monetary Policies To…
Why MTN Nigeria Engages Retail Investors With Roadshow…
Lubricant: Stakeholders Chart Paths To Increased Market…
US’ Second Omicron Case Comes From NYC Anime…
Kaduna To Dismiss 233 Teachers Over Fake Certificates | TV Independent
BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu In LASU, Sings Praises
Direct Primaries: Group Cautions Buhari Against Hurriedly Assenting To Electoral…
Uzodimma’s Daughters Participates In UNESCO Para Soccer Event
Egware Celebrates Izeze On Birth Anniversary
Many Senior Lawyers Praised My Position On #EndSARS Panel Report – Keyamo
French Football Chief, Noel Le Graët Backs Biennial World Cup IdeaGOtv Boxing Night Returns December 24
WTA Suspends China Tournaments Over Peng Shuai Concerns
Reducing Unsafe Abortion Among Nigerian Women Through Safe Contraceptives
More Christians In Nigeria Should Join Politics

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