News Headlines Mar 1, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Mar 1, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo


Concerns as NNPC Recorded Zero Remittance to Federation Account in January
APC Governors Still Divided Over Zoning of Party Offices
Terrorists Have Planted Explosives in Public Places, Kaduna Residents Warned
Imo PDP Wants INEC to Cancel Ngor Okpala By-election
Gani Adams Cautions against Removal of State Police from Constitutional Amendment
Independent Investigative Panel on EndSARS Protest Resumes Sitting
Ekiti Monarch Survives Kidnappers’ Attack
Plot by Ikpeazu’s Kinsmen to Retain Power in Abia Thickens
Head of Service Sued over Permanent Secretary Selection Process
Stakeholders Renew Push for Implementation of Police Trust Fund…
NCI Fund Exceeds $500m as NCDMB Seeks Creation of African Oil Bank
Ogun Drives Formalisation of MSMEs
NACCIMA Pledges to Mobilise Private Sector Participation in FG’s Development Plan
Concerns Over Proposed Appointment of Lawyers to Our Appellate Courts
Julius Berger Inaugurates new Industrial Plant, Equipment Academy in Abuja
A Brief Allocution on the Salient Provisions of the Electoral Act…
Put Judicial Officers’ Salaries on Par with that of Legislators
Billionaire Kidnapper Evans, Two Others Sentenced to Life Imprisonment
MTN Launches New Brand Identity with Simplified, Innovative Logo
‘We’re Committed to Prompt Justice Delivery’, OGCCA President
Principles Guiding the Limit of Interest Payable on Refund of Payment…
APGA Accuses ENSIEC of Partisanship in Council Polls
Olawepo-Hashim: Electoral Act Ushers New Beginning for Nigeria’s Electoral System
Good Days are Back in Imo, says Okafor:
Rotarians Clean-up Maryland to Ikeja, Celebrate 117 Anniversary
MHNG Sparks Synergy Between the Media and Stakeholders Ahead of the…
Revival of Extension Services Vital to Checkmate Rejection of Nigeria’s Export’
US-based Clinical Scientist Joins 2023 Presidential Race
Team Nigeria Edge South Africa, Senegal as Egypt Retain Title
Lawyers Urged to Secure Future of Profession with Improved Knowledge
Osinbajo Optimistic Africa Will Overcome Governance, Human Rights Challenges
Buhari Mourns Founder Of Complete Sports, Sunny Ojeagbase
Ukraine Crisis: FIFA, UEFA Suspend All Russian Clubs, National Teams
Leaders Must Jettison Schisms, Work for Humanity, Says Tambuwal
Utomi Partners 1MT to Train 60,000 Teachers
British, Canadian High Commissions Partner 99.3 Nigeria Info on Glass Ceiling…
Oil Spillage: Court Orders CBN to Release Mobil, NNPC’s N82bn Judgment…
Electricity Bill: Govs Reject FG’s Sole Control of Electricity Matters in…
Digital Services Have Created Cheaper Banking Solutions, Says FITC CEO
Constitution Review: NLC Protests at N’ Assembly, Canvasses Support for LG, Judiciary Autonomy
2022 UTME: JAMB Shifts Mock Exams to April 9
APC, PDP Win Saturday’s By-Election in C’River
Buhari to Inaugurate more Projects in Kaduna May 2022
A’Ibom, World Bank Lauded over Flood Control Project
After a Year of Creation, INEC Records Zero Voter in 602…
Cooperation between Volunteers, Govt Essential for Growth, Insists UN
‘APC Yet to Constitute Appeal Committee on Osun 2022 Governorship Primary’
Mayokun Lawson of APC Wins Akure North/South By-election
Benue Guber Aspirant to Create 500 Millionaires
Saraki Mourns Kwara PDP Spokesman, Tunde Ashaolu
Sanction Importers of Adulterated Fuel, Delta Businessman Urges FG
Anambra Killing: Rival Cult Warned Family against Giving Victim Proper Burial
Ukraine: Nigerian Embassy Receives 204 Nigerians in Romania, Says Onyeama
APC Women Forum Commends Buhari for Signing Amended Electoral Bill into…
C’River By-election: PDP Candidate, Usibe, Rejects Results
Breaking: Court Rejects DCP Abba Kyari’s Bail Application
Paediatricians Want an End to Child Abuse
NBET Assures of Tremendous Growth in Power Sector After Completion of…
Net Zero Target Uncertain With 40% Used Vehicles Dumped in Nigeria,…
roHealth Partners e-Settlement to Provide Healthcare to PayCentre Agents
Seplat Energy Reports N71.03bn PBT, Declares $2.5 cents Per Share
Fidelity Bank GAIM 5 Promo: 10 More Customers Become Millionaires
NPA Boss Urges Maritime Workers to Shelve Strike Against IOCs
Bamidele Explains Why He Go to Court Against APC
Amidst N20B Scandal, Stakeholders Intensify Demand for NDDC Board Inauguration
Electoral Law 2022: The Biggest Bipartisan Victory for Buhari
COVID-19: Tapping into the Richness of Nature for Healthcare
Guaranteeing Food Security In Nigeria
FIFA, UEFA Suspend All Russian Clubs and National Teams
Siasia Recommends Eze to Eguavoen as Solution to Eagles’ Midfield Crisis
Buhari Mourns Founder of Complete Sports, Sunny Ojeagbase
Russia-Ukraine Conflict Exposes Black Africans’ Hypocrisy
Electoral Act 2022: Unresolved Issues

The Nation

Rising oil prices good for us, says Buhari
Benue APC boycotts council election
Bauchi governor appoints Emir
Minister hails FMC Jabi on successful heart surgeries
Alleged fraud: Bauchi governor’s son to open defence April 28
Worsening petrol scarcity cripples cities, businesses
Row in APC over convention panel
What IOCs must do before diversting from Nigeria, by NNPC
FCT indigenes demand mayoral slot, representation in FEC
Why road crashes are high in Bauchi, by FRSC
Rising oil prices good for us, says Buhari
Zenith Bank records N765.6b full year gross earnings
Benue APC boycotts council election
‘We‘re repositioning PDP to regain power in Gombe’
State governors rejects Senate’s Electricity Bill
Zenith Bank records N765.6b full year gross earnings
NDLEA intercepts 649,300 Tramadol capsules in Lagos
Gunmen kill 17, abduct 57 in Niger, Kaduna attacks
Pretty Mike attends party with ladies dressed as animals
Alaafin’s daughter makes acting debut
Tome releases multi-genre album L.O.V
Seek help over mental health, says Ycee
PRNigeria reporter wins best fact-checking award
Nigeria loses $40b to foreign ship owners in three years
PawaPlus reiterates commitment to customers
BREAKING: FIFA, UEFA suspend Russian national teams
IOC’s executive board recommends ban on Russia,…
Jonathan David: Lille striker faces Chelsea with…
Ukraine sues Russia over genocide claim in UN’s highest court
Evacuation of Nigerians from Ukraine begins Wednesday
BREAKING: FIFA, UEFA suspend Russian national teams
French President Macron holds separate calls with Putin, Zelenskyy
Russia retaliates closure of airspace to 35 countries
2022: Ekiti APC woman leader is Deputy Gov candidate
Kwara PDP’s spokesperson dies 24 hours after…

The Punch

Ondo barber remanded for pounding father to death
Imo youths strip septuagenarian naked for killing sleeping sibling
Lagos family denies Army attack, tackles resettled community
Dementia patient disappears from Lagos psychiatric hospital, son slams facility
No cult in Dowen College, says Sylvester’s house parent
Ukraine/Russia war: FG to airlift 2,000 Nigerians, evacuation begins Wednesday
Court gives Abba Kyari go-ahead to treat diabetes, others
Fuel scarcity: NEITI blames subsidy, ex-depot price hits N180/litre
Zenith Bank’s gross earnings rise by 10%, hit N756bn
NNPC confirms IOCs exit, insists on gas development
Mobile transactions hit N8.07tn in five years
Anambra congress: Makarfi to chair PDP appeal committee
APC to boycott Benue LG poll
Stay away from Zamfara politics, senator tells Saraki
Atiku’s comment on PDP ticket unexpected –Wike
IGP honours International Super Bantamweight Boxing champion
Leeds appoint American, Jesse Marsch, as new manager
UEFA, FIFA suspension discriminatory, says Russia
FIFA, UEFA suspend Russian football teams, clubs indefinitely
Lari Williams’ death, colossal loss to creative industry – Actors guild
NDLEA: Singer Zinoleesky vows to ‘fully’ cooperate during investigation
Veteran Nollywood actor, Lari Williams, is dead


Ganduje Gives Scholarship To Student With 303 Points In JAMB
Women Have Heroically Confronted Pandemic, Says UN Chief
Terrorists Attack Market Kill 3
2023: Recycling Of Leaders Will Deter Nigeria’s Growth, Development – Dele Momodu
Over 80 Football Fans Escape Explosion In Kaduna Beer Parlour
Over 80 Football Fans Escape Explosion In Kaduna Beer Parlour
ICPC Warns Against Demand For Sexual Gratification
Russia-Ukraine War: Federal Govt Needs To Be Proactive In Protecting Its Citizens
Students Stage Nationwide Protest, Seek End To Federal Govt, ASUU Dispute
At NIES 2022: Sylva, Barkindo, Others Defend Oil & Gas Investment
Russia-Ukraine War: Federal Govt Begins Evacuation Of Nigerians Tomorrow
Media Entrepreneur, Ojeagbase, Dies At 71
Ogri Bags Ahmadu Bello Leadership Award
Makintouch Consulting Partners AWS On Cloud Training, Professional Certification
PPP: Group Commends Garki Hospital For Selfless Services
ASUU Strike: Education Minister Walks Out Of Meeting With Students
Russia-Ukraine War: Anxiety Over Nigerian Students Still Trapped At Polish Borders
At NIES 2022: Sylva, Barkindo, Others Defend Oil & Gas Investment
Russia-Ukraine War: Federal Govt Begins Evacuation Of Nigerians Tomorrow
Court Turns Down Abba Kyari’s Bail Request
Ogoja/Yala: PDP Candidate Rejects Cross River By-election Result
Convention: Support Dada As Youth Leader, N’West Stakeholders Tell S’West APC Leaders
Electoral Act Amendment And The Trajectory Of Credible Polls
Dangote: Boosting Nigerian Economy
SON Seals 30 Shop, 3 Truck Loads Over Substandard Tyres
NCDMB Grows Nigerian Content Fund To $500m

The Sun

ASUU strike: Aggrieved students shut NASS, education ministry
FG begins evacuation of Nigerians in Ukraine
Govs reject Senate Electricity Bill
Chieftaincy titles won’t be for sale during my reign –New Olubadan
2022 UTME: JAMB shifts mock exams to April 9
Court upholds Umahi’s defection to APC
‘2 governors may dump PDP for APC soon’
‘Nigerian leaders must jettison schisms, work for humanity’
FG begins evacuation of Nigerians in Ukraine
NLC storms NASS over LGAs’ autonomy, others
2023: Abia leaders bicker over governorship seat
… ‘Why state needs new breed politicians’
Imo APC crisis: Supreme Court gives judgment May 27
Petroleum Industry Act is an investment booster, says Buhari
Tambuwal unbound
Nigerian lawmakers’ self-serving scramble for life pensions
The test of friendship
Ekiti 2022: APC nominates Afuye deputy as governorship candidate
Kaduna beefs up security in response to threat of explosive devices planted in public facilities
NLC storms National Assembly over local govt, judiciary, legislature autonomy
COVID-19 response recorded largest political commitment in history of health system – NCDC
Road to 2023: Yoruba lawmaker advocates power shift to South East
Activist, lawyer back judgment barring FG from deducting states allocation to fund police
Educationists kick against bill on exam commission
ASUU strike: Aggrieved students shut NASS, education ministry
Oyetola opens Olaiya flyover
… ‘Why state needs new breed politicians’
Obaseki meets heads of security agencies, beefs up security in Edo
Coca-Cola named Europe’s most sustainable beverage company
ECOWAS condemns Russian military invasion of Ukraine
DSS warns politicians against unguarded utterances
Gunmen abduct 2 construction workers in Niger
IGP orders special promotion for bantamweight champion

Daily Trust

Some Nigerians Trapped In Ukraine Are Not Willing To Return – FG
Zenith Bank Records N244.5bn Profit
Trade Minister Clears Air On N7.9trn Capital Allowance Certificates
ILO, UNIDO Train 50 MSMEs For Export Market
Nigeria Air To Fly Before June 2023 – ICRC
VIN: Customs Backtracks, Calls For Stakeholders Meeting
What To Know About Surrogacy
‘How Africa Can Be Next Frontier For Telemedicine In The World’
Breakthrough Treatment For Prostate Cancer Offers Patients More Healthy Life
Media Key To Health Security, Infodemic Management — Experts
Legal Issues Around Female Disciplinary Rules In Armed Forces
Int’l Law Violated In Ukraine — World Justice Project
Oyetola Opens N2.7bn Flyover For Public Use
Why No Privately Owned Football Club Can Survive In Nigeria – Lumumba
IGP Approves Special Promotion For Victorious Female Boxer
Gombe Utd Appeal N2.5m Fine For Alleged Attack On Plateau United
Complete Sports Founder, Sunny Ojeagbase, Passes On At 71
FIFA Expels Russia From 2022 W/Cup, Suspends All Clubs
Chelsea Face Uncertain Future After Years Of Abramovich-Backed Glory
From Kyiv To Gusau – Who Calls Putin A Tyrant?
DSS Tackles PDP Chairman, Ayu, Over Harassment Comment
Bandits Block Minna-Suleja Road, Operate For Hours
24 Hours After Sacking Bielsa, Leeds Name Marsch New Manager
Arsenal Announce Record Loss Of Over £100m, Increase Ticket Prices
FIFA Expels Russia From World Cup, Bans Clubs From Competitions
2023 Presidency: Don’t Pressurise Osinbajo, Ogun Monarch Tells Supporters
Elders Raise Alarm Over Land Grabbing In Taraba
Sexual Harassment In Secondary Schools Now Rampant – ICPC
Putin Bans Russians From Transferring Money Abroad
Kano Gov’t To Begin Enforcement Of Tricycle Registration Tuesday
Nigerian Parents Storm Russian Embassy In Abuja Over Plight Of Their Children In Ukraine
Idumota Mayhem: Court Sends ‘Kunle Poly’, Lagos NURTW Executive, To Ikoyi Prison
2023: I’m A Youth, Says Tinubu As Clamour For A Young President Thickens
PIA: Rising Oil Price A Great Opportunity For Nigeria, Says Buhari
Bandits Abduct Newlywed Brides In Niger
Lawmakers To Begin Probe Of 77 Firms Owing Gov’t N2.6tr – NEITI
Zenith Bank Records N244.5bn Profit
Saraki Mourns As Kwara PDP Spokesman Dies
Defection: Court Upholds Umahi’s Election As Ebonyi Governor
Give Us Dada As APC Youth Leader, North-West Stakeholders Tell Tinubu, Govs
FIFA Expels Russia From 2022 W/Cup, Suspends All Clubs
Putin Bans Russians From Transferring Money Abroad
Many Killed As Russia Hits Ukraine’s Second Largest City
Ukraine Sailor Attempts To Sink £5 Million Yacht Of Russian Boss
Ukraine Lists Demands Amidst Peace Talks With Russia
NANS To ASUU: You Rig Elections For Politicians, Resolve Your Crisis
Nigeria Needs Professionals In Fishery Technology – Provost


If you used DSS against citizens, times have changed, agency berates Ayu, PDP Chair
Nigerian Embassies receive over 256 stranded compatriots from Ukraine –FG
How regulatory lapses fuel non-settlement of insurance claims
Confusion hits Russian troops as Google disables traffic maps in Ukraine
Court strikes out suit challenging Gov Umahi’s defection to APC
2023: Nigerians ‘ll reject ‘dirty’ fighting politicians — YSSG
Photos: Ukraine’s president applies for country to become member of EU
How women sacrifice daughters’ wellbeing to protect paedophile husbands
Zenith Bank’s gross earnings rises to N765.6bn
Threats of terrorist attacks: Kaduna urges residents to be vigilant
No society develops without education – Obaseki
Stock market investors gain N3.2trn in 2 months
Toyota to shutdown Japanese production lines due to cyber attack
A future without child-labour: Accelerating action
Kanu very much alive, protesting inside DSS detention center — Lawyer
I’m contesting for president to change nation’s narrative – Dele Momodu
22 Sokoto students in Ukraine to return home soon —Tambuwal
Ukraine: Nuclear conflict ‘inconceivable,’ Guterres tells UN’s General Assembly
Sylvester Oromoni: CCTV cameras now being installed at Dowen College ― Teacher
CBN releases operating guidelines for its R200 policy
‘Electricity Bill 2022 will weaken Power ministry’s supervisory authority’
Physicians mentoring programme takes 14 young doctors beyond consulting room
PDP, Middle Belt group slam APC for boycotting Benue LG polls
2023:Tinubu is well prepared to lead Nigeria, says Ondo ex-Commissioner
DSS berates Ayu, PDP National Chairman over statement
Maritime workers union shelves strike
Prisoners with military experience willing to fight Russians will be released ― Ukraine’s President
How regulatory lapses fuel non-settlement of insurance claims
Consider capacity of candidates before choosing in 2023, Tunde Bakare tells Nigerians
Suspected herdsmen kill, bury victim in shallow grave in Delta
ECOWAS Court limits all applications filed before it to 15 pages — official
Return to status quo, agents tell Customs Service, as strike continues
Ukraine: How football is taking a stand against Russia
Nigerian leaders must work for humanity, says Tambuwal
Fashola decries infrastructure abuse, calls for attitudinal change
Complete Sports founder, Ojeagbase, dies at 71
Imo APC Crisis: Supreme Court fixes May 27 for judgement
Threats of terrorist attacks: Kaduna urges residents to be vigilant
Sugar, Cement, Flour: No plans to hike prices of commodities, says BUA
IOCs: Maritime workers shelve planned strike as FG wades in
Poet, actor, Lari Williams, dies at 81
No joy for the country anymore – Zinolesky
Breaking: FIFA, UEFA suspend teams from Russia over Ukraine invasion
Sweden ‘disappointed’ by FIFA, insists it won’t play against Russia
Zenith Bank’s gross earnings rises to N765.6bn
Stock market investors gain N3.2trn in 2 months
CBN releases operating guidelines for its R200 policy
NGX tasks investors on diversification of portfolios
Nigeria is losing future competitive advantage
Toyota to shutdown Japanese production lines due to cyber attack
5G: NCC may roll out 3 additional licences before 2024 – Danbatta
No society develops without education – Obaseki
2022 UTME: JAMB shifts mock exams to April 9
FG not showing seriousness to negotiate — ASUU
Strike: Why we’re shutting down universities — SSANU
FG must take direction action on Nigerians in Ukraine

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