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News Headlines Mar 16, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

Terrorists Kill DPO, 6 Others in Niger Community
Convention: APC National Chairmanship Form Goes for N20m
APC: After Days of Turbulence, Buni, Akpanudoedehe Bounce Back
Nationwide Blackout as Power Grid Collapses Again
Convention: Micro-zoning Tearing APC Apart Amid Leadership Crisis
AfDB Woos Investors with $58bn Bankable Projects in Africa
Eni: Force Majeure on Vandalised Oil Facilities to be Lifted This…
Drama as Reps Move to Conduct Status Inquiry on NRC, Ibadan-Lagos…
With Worsening Power Supply, Rising Price of Diesel, OPS Foresees Tough…
House Moves to Recover $6.479bn Debts Owed By Oil Companies
OPL 245: UK’s Anti-fraud Agencies Gave Us Go-ahead to Pay Malabu,…
UK Suspends Student, Work, Family Visa for Nigerians
N800bn Judgment: Ex-Shell Lawyer Hails Ruling, Says It will Send Right…
Osinbajo: No Nation Can Develop Without Scientists
500,000 Maize Farmers Benefit from CBN’s Anchor Borrowers Programme
House Committee Tackles NNPC for Allegedly Protecting its Subsidiaries from Lawmakers’…
Edo APC Promises Automatic Ticket to 14 Members-elect
Youths Threaten Attack on Oil Installation in Delta over Marginalisation
Power Outage Cripples Appeal Court in Lagos
Anxiety as PDP NEC, Caucus, BoT Adjourn to Today on Presidential…
Falana: Ekwo’s Judgment Sacking Umahi, Deputy, 15 Legislators in Tandem with…
Deep Blue Project: We Followed Due Process to Secure $195.3m Contract, Says Amaechi
Atiku: I Didn’t Run against Obasanjo in 2003 Because I Wanted…
2023: PDP on Course with INEC Guidelines, Timetable, Says Ayu
30 Nigerian Youths Graduate from US Consulate Fashion Entrepreneurship Program
Aviation Fuel Scarcity: Lawmakers Recommend NNPC Grants Licence to Operators
2023: Enugu Stakeholders Fault Group’s Claim on Zoning
Adire Market Week to Empower 1,000 Women, Youths in Ogun
APC Chair: Sheriff Restates Interest as Mustapha Picks Nomination Form
2023: Group Supports Osinbajo Presidency for Stronger, United Nigeria
Court Strikes Out Case against NLNG, Former MD
NAPTIP Renews Clamp down on Human Traffickers
FCT Minister Sacks VIO Director
NERC Urged to Caution Ikeja Electric over Exorbitant Estimated Billing
A TIME TO REASON TOGETHER
Delves: How Leaders Can Build a Culture of Innovation
Umahi’s Sacking: Conflicting Judgments and Quest to Save Nigeria’s Democracy
2023 CAMPAIGN WATCH
GBAJABIAMILA AND THE WOMEN’S BILLS
Leemon Ikpea: Lee Engineering’s Fabrication Yard to Be Major Manufacturing…
SOLUDO: THE JOB MEETS THE MAN
RUN, AMAECHI, RUN!
ANAMBRA’S ACTS OF BARBARITY
OPEC: Nigeria’s Oil Production Drops to 1.417mbpd in February
APC Chairmanship: Mustapha Picks N20m Nomination Form
NYESOM WIKE VS GODWIN OBASEKI
Entry Opens for 2022 Mike Okonkwo National Essay Contest
With Political Will, Hardwork, Agriculture Can Solve Nigeria’s IGR Problems, Says…
Emmanuel Pledges Enhanced Rights Protection for Women
Hacey Health Donates to Orphanage
Buhari Congratulates Shehu on Emergence as President of World Engineering Body
Obaseki: Economic Hardship Threatens Fight against Migration
Convention: Reconciliation, Consensus Ongoing in APC, Says Ganduje
APC’s Efforts to Vacate Order Stopping Convention Suffer Setback
Assist Makinde to Deliver Ekiti,Osun for PDP, Ex-NWC Member Begs Wike
Family of Late Premier Academy Student, Keren, Files N10bn Suit
NAPTIP Begins Renewed Clampdown on Human Traffickers
NCC Calls on Stakeholders to Protect Consumers from Financial Losses
Nasarawa Dragged to Court for Allegedly Re-appointing Sacked Paramount Ruler
2023: Comply with Electoral Act, Masari Tells Political Appointees
House Urges FG to Hand over Moribund Refineries to IOCs
Drama as House Moves to Probe NRC, Ibadan-Lagos Train Fuel Saga
Senator Adeyemi Donates Motorcycles to Vigilance Group
APC: After Days of Turbulence, Buni, Akpanudoedehe Bounce Back
Groups, Obiano’s Wife Condemn Stripping of Woman
APC Ready to Capitalise on PDP Crisis to Take over Edo,…
Masari Debunks Meeting Buhari in London over APC Leadership Crisis
Lagos NBA Holds Law Week 2022
FG, Niger Work Towards Release of Two Kidnapped Chinese
Osun to Build 180 Mass Housing Units for Civil Servants
Nigeria’s Skewed Federal System Has Eroded States’ Identities, Says Akeredolu
NSEMA Raises Alarm over Likelihood of Outbreak of Meningitis in Niger
Vigilance Group Member Killed in Delta Community
500,000 Farmers Benefitted from CBN’s Anchor Borrowers Programme in 6 Years,…
APC Crisis: Uzodinma Counters El-Rufai, Says Buni Still in Charge
14 Companies Raise N103.34bn CPs on FMDQ in 2 Months
Banks Temporarily Suspend, Reviews International Transaction of Naira Cards
SEC Seals Oxford International, 2 Other Firms for Alleged Illegal Capital…
Dangote Cement, MTN Nigeria Lead 14 Others in N589.6bn Tax
NERC Urged to Caution Ikeja Electric over Exorbitant Estimated Billing
Ecobank to Pay Shareholders $40m as Dividend for 2021 FY
Lawmakers Ask FG to Handover Moribund Refineries to IOCs
Yahaya Bello to Former PGF DG: You are Frustrated
Nigeria’s Leadership Challenge Caused by Society not People in Power,
AVM Lubo Urges Retiring Trainees to Invest Wisely
Nigerian Navy Boosts Civil, Military Relations in Yobe… Launches community motorised borehole
Nigerian Navy Deepens Collaboration with Pakistani Navy…Receives 51st Pakistani Navy Course Members in Lagos
Unicorn and the Nigerian Spirit of Entrepreneurship
At 88, Subomi Balogun is Symbol of the Nigerian Dream
Man Utd, Ajax Knocked out of Champions League
Eriksen Back in Denmark Squad after Euro 2020 Saga
Azpilicueta, Alonso Back in Chelsea Lineup for Lille Trip
Okowa Leads Team Nigeria Contingent to Belgrade for World Indoor Championships
Okocha, Kanu, Others Storm Lagos for Tinubu Novelty Match
Amokachi Mocks Black Stars over Uncertainty of Cape Coast Stadium
VC Canvasses Cleaner Technologies for Environmental Sustainability
NCC Donates ICT Centre to UNIZIK
A TIME TO REASON TOGETHER
UNILAG Faculty of Science Gets Laboratory
Kwara First Lady Emerges ‘Teacher of the Month’
The Present in Light of Awo’s Ideas
Poltical Parties Own All Votes
Chidinma: The Glamourisation of Crime
Editorial
THE AVIATION FUEL SCARCITY

The Nation

Confusion in PDP over plot to stop Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal
Clash over returnee-defectors rocks National Caucus meeting, Ex-VP: 2023 poll our last chance
Nigeria fails to meet OPEC’s 1.78mb per day quota
Akpanudoedehe: APC convention plans on courseI’
ll lead APC to victory in 2023, says Adamu
Kogi govt faults Lukman over attack on Bello
Obiano takes final bow, Soludo steps in Thursday
‘We’re not aware Akpanudoedehe has resumed’
Why 12 per cent of NIMASA revenue can’t go to Maritime University,…
NAHCO secures major renewal deals
Sule: Only God will decide between Al-Makura, Adamu
Mustapha obtains nomination form for APC national chairman
Despite interests, APC still intact, says Sani Musa
Fireboy DML eulogises Olamide on birthday
I once flew to London just for dinner – Toke Makinwa
Bandits free abducted victims after 106 days
Housewife drags hubby to court for selling her room furniture
Fans think Rihanna may be expecting twins
Firm urges in-country cloud services hosting
West Africa’s food economy to hit $480b by 2030
‘We approved, but have no records of $195m Deep Blue…
Bayer Leverkusen’s Frimpong out for season with ankle injury
Abramovich: British PM warns Chelsea fans

The Punch

Fire guts EFCC’s exhibit storage facility in Port Harcourt
Ukraine: Polish, Czech, Slovenian prime ministers meet Zelensky in Kyiv
VP Harris’ husband tests positive for COVID-19, White House says
Reps probe railway corporation over train’s mid-trip refuelling
Buni’s men tighten hold on APC, Akpanudoedehe returns to office
Amid fuel crisis, Nigeria’s inflation hit 15.70% in February
NEITI report: Reps go after 77 oil firms over unremitted N2.6tn revenue
Lagos police, protesters clash as truck crushes Okada rider, passenger
A’ Ibom NSCDC nabs 14 smugglers, seizes adulterated diesel
SWAT officers extort N100,000 from Abuja artiste, police order probe
Inquest: I massaged Sylvester after leg pain, says Dowen College nurse
Power grid collapses again, stakeholders’ meeting enters second day
35million Nigerians lack access to digital financial services, others –NCC
Transport ministry opposes 12% revenue allocation to maritime varsity
FG’ll tap $2.2bn Eurobond for fuel subsidy funding– Minister
Buni’s men tighten hold on APC, Akpanudoedehe returns to office
Kaduna Senator declares governorship ambition, distributes 59 cars
C’River Assembly member-elect sworn in
Ebonyi Assembly declares three PDP members’ seats vacant, alleges resignation
Barcelona eye Europa League quarters as West Ham welcome Sevilla
United not good enough, says De Gea after Champions League exit
Benfica beat Ajax to reach Champions League quarter-finals
Atletico Madrid knock Man United out of Champions League
Davido, Peruzzi fume over troll’s comment on son’s paternity
Paedophile accusation surfaces as Ubi Franklin, baby mama argue over daughter’s stay in Nigeria
2Baba donates music studio to OAU
Divorcing Korra Obidi hardest decision of my life – Husband, Justin Dean

Leadership

What You Need To Know About Chronic Kidney Disease
45% Of Mothers In Nigeria Exposed To Formula Milk – WHO, UNICEF
Nigerian-British Chambers To Unlock Trade Through Technology
Why Nutrition Is Critical To Human Capital Development
Reps To Federal Govt: Re-award Calabar Seaport Dredging Contract
Okowa Leads TeaAm Nigeria To Belgrade
Federal Govt To Provide Land For N-Youth Sports Academy
Team Nigeria’s Cyclists Intensify Preparation For Glasgow UCI Track Nations Cup
Dare Reaffirms Federal Govt’s Commitment To Youth Development
As Obaseki, Wike Square Off Over Edo PDP
How Leaders Can Build A Culture Of Innovation – Delves
Inside Governor Inuwa Yahaya’s Education Reforms
Osinbajo Rates Nigerian Scientists High, Urges More Support
Healing Streams: Live Services With Pastor Chris Excite Nations
As Buni Finally Takes Charge: INEC Confirms Attendance Of APC NEC Meeting Tomorrow
PDP NEC To Produce Schedule For Party Primary
Zelenskyy Seeks Canada’s Support For Ukraine No-fly Zone
Healing Streams: Live Services With Pastor Chris Excite Nations
Nigeria’s 2022 Budget Deficit May Hit N10trn As Oil Export Drops
NAF Fighter Jets Attack Katsina Bandit Leader’s Marriage Feast, Kill Many Bandits
APC Convention: Lawyers Disagree Over Representation As Court Refuses To Vacate Order
FCT Minister Sacks DRTS Boss, Appoints Bello As Replacement
Inside Governor Inuwa Yahaya’s Education Reforms
Gender Equality In Nigeria: Myth Or Fact?
2023: El-Dabi Declares For Presidency
Buni’s Men Reclaim ‘Buhari House’, Says APC Now Crisis-free
Ahead Soludo’s Inauguration, Obiano Sacks Political Appointees
Sacking Buni Will Harm APC, Says Yobe Stakeholders
Criminal Elements Setting Up Camps In Edo, Oba Of Benin Warns
2023: Ex-minister Demands Integrity Test On INEC’s Technology Systems
Amaechi Opposes 12% NIMASA Revenue For Maritime Varsity
Reps Vow To Recover N2.6trn Oil & Gas Debt
Shell, Eni’s Force Majeure Throw Export Challenge On Nigeria
CBN Issues Guidelines For Bank Cash Hubs
Dangote Refinery: Hope For Petroleum Sector, Economy
Blackout Persists As Efforts To Restore National Grid Continues, Minister, Stakeholders Brainstorm
Consumers To Pay More Duty On Manufactured Products
SEC Seals Oxford International, Others For Alleged Illegal Activities
Federal Govt To Provide Land For N-Youth Sports Academy
Team Nigeria’s Cyclists Intensify Preparation For Glasgow UCI Track Nations Cup
Dare Reaffirms Federal Govt’s Commitment To Youth Development
American Wrestling Legend, Scott Hall, Dies At 63
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The Sun

APC chairmanship: Mustapha picks nomination forms
Truck crushes 2 as task force, drivers clash claims 2 lives in Lagos
Court threatens to strike out Abba Kyari’s N500m fundamental rights suit
ASUU strike: ABSU makes U-turn, recalls students
Reps charge FG to handover refineries to IOCs
Kogi lambasts Lukman over attack on Bello
Kalu hails Ugorji, new archbishop of Owerri Archdiocese
Lagos appoints Justice Olatoregun as head of anti-graft commission
Nweze, 18, Nigerian, emerges West Africa best overall in WASSCE
Katsina 2023: SSG set to resign, notifies APC of ambition
Aviation fuel: Senate steps in, begs operators
…Jostle for VP ticket tears northern govs apart
APC still intact, says Sani Musa
APC has taken Nigeria from top to bottom –Ortom
Many hurdles against APC March 26 national convention
2023: Presidential zoning splits PDP
Obiano, Soludo laud Air Peace’s role in African regional integration
Diesel price hike: Don’t allow manufacturing sector collapse –Operators tell FG
CIoTA decries hike in airfare, rising insecurity on Nigerian roads
Why RT200 FX programme won’t boost non-oil export –Experts
LCCI, stakeholders push for petroleum subsidy removal
Stakeholders call for Lobi Stars’ board sack
World Cup playoff: Ghana may host Super Eagles outside Accra
… FIFA makes changes to match officials
Nigeria’s routineer leadership and politics of 2023
Which one: Complement or compliment?
Men in the midst of demonic forces (7)
How China is re-colonising Nigeria (4)
Incessant strikes imperil public universities
Obasanjo/Uzodimma: A profile in courage
Guber: Enugu group, Nnaji, Ekweremadu supporters bicker over zoning
Gunmen kill DPO, 4 officers, 7 others in Niger, Kebbi
SIM card bazaar!
FCT nab 40 suspected robbers, kidnappers
Reinventing Igbo apprenticeship
CISA: Igbo cultural festival back in US
Journalists in war fields
Oyetola’s silence: The essence and quintessence of leadership
The massacre in Niger, Kebbi
How Anambra turned students to world beaters, manufacturers
X-raying nation’s ills
2023: Presidential zoning splits PDP

Daily Trust

Aviation Crisis Deepens As Marketers, Operators Fail To Agree On New Jet Fuel Price
APC Crisis: Buni’s Camp Bounces Back As Activities For Convention Begin
Monarchs’ Killings Put Ogun On The Edge
Presidential Race: We’re Not Troubled By Osinbajo’s Ambition – Tinubu’s Camp
Binani Declares For Gov’ship Race
Lai’s Faction Members Dump APC In Kwara
Uba Sani, Dattijo Declare For Kaduna Gov’ship Race
Controversy As Ebonyi Assembly Declares 3 Lawmakers Seat Vacant
Arewa Group Canvasses For Southern Presidency
Group Targets 5,000 Residents For PVC Registration In Kaduna
ASUU’s Unwinnable Battles: The Need To Change Tactics
EDITORIAL: Address Drug Addiction Among Women Now
Industrial Training Can Be A Panacea To Unemployment
The Solution To Epileptic Power Supply
ASUU, FG And The Shifting Blame Game
Inflation Rose To 15.7% In February
CBN Releases Guidelines For Cash Hub Operations
AfDB Unveil $1bn Plan To Wean Africa Off Russian Wheat
We Must Recover N2.6trn Owed FG By 77 Oil, Gas Coys – Reps
Abbey Mortgage Bank Introduces Mobile App To Ease Housing Finance Solutions
NCC Will Sustain Digital Economy Transformation Drive – Danbatta
Jaiz Bank Opens Branch In Akure, Woos Customers
Firm Empowers 200 Female Entrepreneurs
FG To End Multiple Cargo Examinations
Sterling Bank Launches Omni X Platform, Targets Corporate Clients, Others
Jet A1 Still Selling At N670/Litre As Marketers, Operators Fail To Agree
Corruption Inhibiting Services Delivery In Maritime Sector
NIPOST, Lagos Govt Begin Training For Dispatch Riders
Apps That Every Smart Farmer Should Have
Concerns As Wildlife Trafficking Continues In Nigeria
2022 World Cup Playoff: VAR System Yet To Be Installed At Abuja Stadium
Nasarawa United Technical Crew Given Three-Match Ultimatum
Pressure Mounts On Lobi Stars Vice Chair To Resign
Team Nigeria Set For World Indoor Championships
Dzyuba Rejects Russia Call-Up Due To Ukraine Invasion
Tsitsipas Sees No Negative From Early Indian Wells Exit
This Money-Spinning Intelligence Trade With Bandits…
2baba Opens Multimillion Naira Studio In OAU
Does Integrity Really Matter In Nigeria?
Again, Electricity Grid Collapses To Zero 24hrs After Restoration
APC Chairmanship: I Haven’t Lost Any Election Since I Joined Politics In The 70s – Adamu
Bandits Gun Down DPO, 6 Security Operatives In Niger
Atiku Declares For Presidency, Says Losing 2023 Election Might Lead To Death Of PDP
Buni’s Men Regain Control Of APC HQ, Express Gratitude To INEC
Anxiety Mounts As PDP Postpones NEC Meeting
Agriculture Can Solve Revenue Generation Problems – Osinbajo
Four Officers Killed As Bandits Overpower Policemen At Kebbi Factory
Redesign Curriculum, Fight Examination Malpractice, Buhari Tells WAEC
Inflation Rose To 15.7% In February
CBN Releases Guidelines For Cash Hub Operations
AfDB Unveil $1bn Plan To Wean Africa Off Russian Wheat
Atiku To BoT: Support Me To Clinch PDP Ticket
I’m Still Supporting Al-Makura For APC Chair – Nasarawa Gov
ASUU’s Unwinnable Battles: The Need To Change Tactics
Industrial Training Can Be A Panacea To Unemployment
Editorial
Address Drug Addiction Among Women Now

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