News Headlines Nov 6, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

News Headlines Nov 6, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo


MTN, Airtel Get CBN’s Approval in Principle to Operate Payment Service Banks
Osinbajo: I Have No Interest in Collapsed Ikoyi High-rise Building
Abdulsalami: Parties, Candidates Must Accept Outcome of Anambra Poll Once Credible, Free
MTN Group to Sell 575m Shares in Public Offer
NCC, Telcos Differ on N75bn Reserve Price for 3.5GHz Spectrum
Police Sergeant Kills Colleague Over Minor Argument
Plateau Assembly Leadership Crisis Festers
INEC: N100bn Too Meagre for 2023 General Elections
Rainoil Expands, Acquires Majority Stake in Eterna Plc
House Summons Humanitarian Minister for Shunning Appropriation Committee
N28bn Capital Allocation for Army in 2022 Budget Inadequate, Says House…
Amotekun Filling Vacuum Created by Security Agencies, Says Akeredolu
Mitee, Other Ogoni Leaders Urge Wike to Lead Discussion…
Commercial Activities Grounded in Awka
Amotekun Arrests 18 Suspects with 500 Daggers in Ondo
Wema Bank to Launch Rewards for Customer Loyalty
Drug Use Among Women: NCWS, NDLEA to Collaborate
Tributes as Lady Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi is Laid to Rest
Tourism: Monarch Wants Kingdom’s Festival Listed in State Calendar
JAMB Dissociates Self from Extortion in Public Institutions
Abducted UniAbuja Staff, Family Members Rescued …
INEC: N100bn Too Meagre for 2023 General Election
Obiano Urges Early Turnout for Election, Says Voting Ends 2:30pm
Anambra Election: CSOs Task INEC, Police on Transparency
Terrorism: Buhari Griefs over Killing of 69 People In Niger Republic
NAFDAC Seals Warehouse in Kano over Alleged Harmful Chemicals
Kwara Police Boss Warns Officers over Indiscriminate Searching of Bags, Mobile..
EFCC Arraigns Man over N2.2m Land Scam in Borno
Foundation Targets 1000 Beneficiaries in Ibadan for 2021 Operation Feed the…
Enugu Assembly Approves N15bn Loan for State
Adamawa Presents 2022 Draft Budget of N163bn
Commercial Activities Grounded in Awka
Court Adjourns Hearing of Suit of Woman Accused of Insulting Ganduje’s…
Eight Die, 46 Injured in Fire Outbreaks in Kaduna
Ortom Appoints New Chief of Staff, BIRS Chairman
Protesters Seek Buni’s Intervention in Bauchi APC Crisis
Tourism Summit to Leverage on AfCFTA Trade Regime
Ememobong Describes Gov Emmanuel as Excellent Manager of Human, Material Resources
Hoodlums’ Clash with Taskforce Turns Bloody in Rivers
UNIABUJA Debunks Paying N300m Ransom to Kidnappers of Staff
Technology Advancement, Threat to Internal Security, Says Ex-IG Arase
Kebbi is Heartbeat of APC, Says Senate President
MTN, Airtel Get CBN’s Approval in Principle to Operate Payment Service…
Niger Budgets N198.2bn for 2022
Nigeria Urged to Allow Use of China’s COVID-19 Vaccines
Cop26: FG Targets 2060 to Phase out Combustion Engines
United Nations Kicks off Hackathon Championship to Fight Corruption
Andy Uba’s Kinsmen Decamp to PDP, Declare Support for Ozigbo
MultiChoice vs FIRS: Tax Tribunal’s Strange Flip-flop
Ford Trucks Dazzle at Haulmace 2021
All-New 2022 Toyota Tundra is Ready to Rock the Full-Size Segment
OPay Partners Council, Launches Ifako-Ijaiye Jobs
Revival Crusade ‘The Outpouring’ on DStv, GOtv
Ade-Ojo, Jelani, Oyeyemi, Hathiramani for Honours at Nigerian Auto Awards
Political Associates, Loyalists Celebrate Olawepo-Hashim in Ilorin
Sosanwo: Opposition Bellyaching, Abiodun Deserves 2nd Term
Malami’s Transformative Blueprint
Uloma Jide-Afonja: My Husband’s Death Encouraged Me to Always Assist other Widows
Emmanuel Adanu: We’ve Refocused National Water Resources Institute
Femi Otedola @ 59: Indelible Footprints of a Nigerian Entrepreneurial Maven
Still on The Patient Dog
Cynthia Sleek Promises More Excitement
Michael Olise Living Up to Expectations
United, City Divide Manchester in 186th Derby
Bello, Akanbi Emerge Winners at ITTF Tourney
Ndidi’s Availability for Leeds Trip Delights Rodgers
Owed Allowances, Bonuses, A Reflection of FG’s Funding Pattern- NBBF
Women to Run Reverse Route in Lagos 10km Race
The Unsolvable Jigsaw of the Ikoyi Tragedy
Zulum’s Prickly Threat to Eject IDPs in Maiduguri

The Nation

Paris Club refund: Court bars Buhari, AGF from deducting $418m from…
Linking me with collapsed Lagos building vicious, wicked, says Osinbajo
Anambra Election: Streets, banks, markets deserted as voters elect new governor
APC has written results of 10 councils, Obiano alleges
Residents flee Anambra hours to poll over security concerns
Anambra Poll: DIG, AIG resign, redeployed
Our fears over heavy security presence, by Anambra residents
Five feared dead as fire razes Abuja market
Paris Club Refund: FG counters States, insists deduction lawful
Gunmen kill three in Imo
VIDEO: Weapons seized from suspected bandits arrested in Ondo
Anambra billionaire builds community road, street lights on…
Why I declined Osinbajo’s invitation, by Comedian Mr…
Five killed as suspected political thugs attack Goje in Gombe
Forgive me, I only raped her for three minutes, Osun herbalist…
Miss Pepeye: I’ve tasted fame and didn’t get carried…
Faces of the Fourscore Tower tragedy
Nation building, security and the elites
A day of choice in Anambra
Borno great optimism with caution
PDP Convention: Governors, intriques and the fallacy of…
Silent war in Magodo
My life as medical doctor, herbalist, Ifa priest – Oba…
Nice guys can’t run varsities in Nigeria —Ex-UNIOSUN VC
Tears as ex-CBN deputy governor, Obadiah Mailafia is buried in…
How your temperament affects your sexuality (2)
Miss Pepeye: I’ve tasted fame and didn’t get carried…
Faces of the Fourscore Tower tragedy
Nation building, security and the elites
Mathematics can solve Nigeria’s insecurity problem – Don
Policeman kills colleague in Bayelsa
Evans: Selection of judgment date stalled
Court stops lawmaker from building petrol station in residential…
Okon is TUC 1st National Deputy President
Social workers, NGO train 165
ITF tackles unemployment with skills acquisition centres
‘Attack on Abuja-Kaduna train act of terrorism’
FirstBank Golf tourney tee off next month…
Okowa to grace South West Athletics championship…
Jarabet offers punters better opportunities
Nation building, security and the elites

The Punch

Imo motorist, uncle accuse police of N60,000 extortion via PoS
SS3 student who stabbed my husband to death still not prosecuted three months after –Widow of slain Jos maths teacher
I have trust issues –Adesua Etomi
Anambra gov poll: INEC plans e-transmission of results from 5,634 polling units
Justice Odili’s home raid may cost Malami SAN title, says NBA president
Buried in rubble of 21-storey Ikoyi building, surrounded by corpses, we thought the end had come – Survivors
Gunmen kill scores, burn houses in Southern Kaduna
ISWAP angry as surrendered insurgents’ number hits 17,000 – Theatre commander
Amotekun arrests 18 in Ondo, uncovers guns hidden in sack
Fuel queues return to Abuja, FG issues strong warning to depots
ABP loans: CBN to seize defaulting farmers’ collateral
New electricity line to connect Nigeria, three others –FG
Pay royalties promptly, NUPRC tells oil companies
INEC says N100bn inadequate for 2023 polls, plans supplementary budget
Anambra: YIAGA faults distributing PVCs on election eve
Anambra poll: What voters need to know ahead of Saturday election
INEC budgets N7bn for Ekiti, Osun gov elections
New players union ANFPU an aberration – Ex-footballers
Spartak boss hails Moses quality
I stopped watching football because of my health condition – Adebayo
Iheanacho frustrated with Spartak draw
I have trust issues –Adesua Etomi
Gulder Ultimate Search has given me huge platform –Gabriel Omoya
Gravedigger’s Wife, Ayinla, Omo Ghetto: The Saga lead AMAA 2021 nominations
Why I show off my family online –Real Warri Pikin


Defection: How Not To Condemn FFK
Awka, Onitsha, Nnewi, Ekwulobia Turn Ghost Towns
NASS And NSIA’s Budget
Poor Funding, Insecurity Incapacitate Emirate Councils Across The North
Conflicting Reports As Security Operatives Lay Siege To Justice Mary Odili’s Residence
Barde Hails Dankwambo On Installation As 3rd Chancellor Of Bells University
New Revenue Allocation Formula Long Overdue – SGF
Court Stops FG’s Bid To Deduct $418m From State Governments’ Accounts
Osinbajo Debunks Report On Collapsed Ikoyi Building
CBN Awards Payment Service Bank License To MTN, Airtel
Awka, Onitsha, Nnewi, Ekwulobia Turn Ghost Towns
ANAMBRA DECIDES: Abdulsalami Predicts Peaceful Poll As Candidates Sign Peace Accord
2023: Flush Out Bad Leaders, Northern Groups Tell Students
Group Condemns Arrest Of Northern Youths By Amotekun
CBN Awards Payment Service Bank License To MTN, Airtel
MTN, Airtel Finally Gets PSB Approvals
NCC Fixes 5G Reserve Price At N75bn
Hydropolis Partners Zeetin On Free Trade Zone Devt In Kainji
SEC Seeks Sustained Green Investments In Capital Market
Gov Diri Doles Out Scholarship, N4m To 9-year-old African Chess Champion
Ministry To Take Charge of D’Tigers’ World Cup campaign

The Sun

Lagos collapsed building: How hunger saved me from death – Construction worker
E-X-C-L-U-S-I-V-E!: Alleged sex with Apostle Johnson Suleman: My confession affected my mental health –Chioma Ifemeludike, actress
Senate President, Kalu turbanned with traditional titles of Argungu Emirate
Anambra Guber Special: Anambra guber: D-Day
Why grazing routes won’t work in Nigeria -Akeredolu
Don’t let Igboho die, Yoruba elders warn FG, Benin govt
Baba Ijesha facing another defilement allegation, police officer tells court
We’ll ensure Anambra guber poll is crisis-free, credible –IGP
Firms slam $10m suit on Malami, 2 others over cancellation of permits
Prof Ango Abdullahi: I support Biafra
6th November 2021
Kingibe was wrong; Nigeria not negotiable –Mike Ahamba
Anambra Guber Special: Candidates’ political messages according to billboards
Anambra Guber Special: Tension, fear, uncertainty as Anambra elects new gov
Anambra Guber Special: Anambra guber: D-Day
Ojo heads 7-man reconciliatory committee for NBBF
Maikaba: Rangers’ll challenge for every title
NVBF invites 14 players ahead of U19/21 FIVB C’Ship
Badboytimz releases new album
I take my mind off sex cos I don’t have a partner –Crowncy Anyanwu
God gave me man of my dreams –Queen Chinyere Ibeneme
Bobo Felima drops Alayee
Badboytimz releases new album
Singer Teni’s Sister Doyin Akinrinola @ 40: What hurts me is dad’s exit
The time to favour me has come
eNaira: Same Naira more possibilities:
The Impact Of Yelling At Your Partner (2)
The governor Anambra needs
Gasping for peace in Anambra, even after elections
Advice from couple who found love at first sight: ‘Don’t suffer in silence; address issues as they arise in marriage’
Drama, as seven women fight over five-year-old boy
Are you interested in constructing a property in Lagos? These are things you need to know
My life as Emir of Argungu –Alhaji Samaila Muhammed Mera
Flush out bad leaders, Northern Nigeria students charged
It’ll take Nigeria 120 years to have the number of doctors Nigeria needs – Education Minister


Several Feared Killed In Abuja Kerosene Explosion
Obadiah Mailafia buried amidst tears, tributes, testimonies
Ikoyi collapsed building: Corpses ready for identification…
Anambra governorship poll: Streets deserted over heavy…
Men from Katsina nabbed with 500 daggers, guns, swords in…
23-year-old impregnated by runaway soldier wants military to…
Lalong, Duke, Ayade, others mourn late Cross River speaker
Eleka tasks FG on investment in technology to address nation’s challenges
Nigerians charged to help underprivileged
Gombe govt, Senator Goje trade blame over convoy blockade, attack that left five dead
AnambraDecides2021:Voters frustrated in my polling unit, ABS boss cries out
Gunmen kill wedding guest, injure 3 others in failed bid to kidnap Akwa Ibom lawmaker
#AnambraDecides2021: My vote must count, 89-year-old tells INEC, security agents
#AnambraDecides2021: My vote must count, 89-year-old woman tells INEC, security agents
Impressive turnout as voting begins in Amaesi ward in Aguata LG
N100 billion not enough for 2023 general elections ― INEC chairman
Ikoyi collapsed building: Corpses ready for identification by families ―Lagos Government
Fire razes Kubwa Village market in Abuja
Anambra governorship poll: Streets deserted over heavy presence of soldiers, policemen, others
Ex-Rep Karimi commences palliative work on collapsed section of abandoned Kabba-Egbe-Ilorin road
Gunmen Kill Three In Imo
Several feared killed in Abuja kerosene explosion
Baba Ijesha is facing another defilement allegation, police officer…
UPDATE: Ondo Amotekun intercepts bus loaded with daggers, guns
New Revenue Allocation Formula Underway ― RMAFC Boss
Preservation Of African Culture Is Our Focus At CBAAC —Amao
PDP: How can you zone chairman to the north and say president can come…
Boko Haram, ISWAP hostilities are ploy to scare us out of our…
WAPTv Set To Thrill Viewers With Ikebe Super Stand-Up Comedy TV Show
I still watch cartoon at 56 and I don’t care —Jude Chukwuka
Alaghodaro 2021: Waje, Teni, others
Why We Need New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines For Black Women
Fears about covid-19 vaccine
My problem with pimples
My puffy face

Daily Trust

LIVE: Voting Begins In Anambra Governorship Election
IPMAN Threatens To Cut Supply To Borno, Yobe Over N6bn Debt
Echoes Of Death, Sorrow From Lagos 21-Storey Building Collapse
Nigerians Must Support Locally Made Goods To Boost Trade -Buhari
Terrorism Spreading Beyond Imaginations In Africa – Buhari
Echoes Of Death, Sorrow From Lagos 21-Storey Building Collapse
NIGERIA DAILY: Anambra Decides
Anxiety As 2.5m Voters Elect Next Anambra Governor Today
Traders Feared Dead As Fire Breaks Out In Popular Abuja Market
N100bn Not Enough To Conduct 2023 Polls – INEC
Anambra Guber: All Eyes On Us, Yakubu Tells INEC Staff
Terrorism Spreading Beyond Imaginations In Africa – Buhari
MTN, Airtel Get CBN Approval To Start Banking Business
5G: NCC To Earn N150bn From 100MHz Spectrum Auction
Nigerian Banks To Reject Old £20, 50 Notes In 2022
MTN Group To Sell 575m Shares To Nigerian Investors, Issues N90bn Bond
OPEC Raises Nigeria’s Oil Production Bar To 1.666mbpd
Kwara: Governance On Edge As Abdulrazaq, Lai Feud Festers
Bode George To Retire From Partisan Politics
Orji Kalu: How I Reconciled Buhari, Babangida In 2005
Oyo APC Crisis: Buni Gives Stakeholders One Week To Reach Consensus
Editorial: As NNPC Delves Into Road Construction
Scrap JAMB Now, It Has Lost Its Relevance, Educationist Tells FG


Anambra Decides Today: Voter apathy, insecurity may throw up unpopular governor
UniAbuja Kidnap: I feared they were assassins, hid in ceiling while they took my wife, children — Prof. Ubom
Why I prayed for our abductors to release us fast or kill us fast — Kebbi NYSC member
Why price of cooking gas’ll keep going up
Late arrival of INEC staff, election materials as Anambra gov’ship election in a slow start
Anambra: Impressive turnout as voting begins in Aguata
Anambra Guber: Voting begins in Anambra Central
We dismantle cars within one hour – Car Snatching suspect
Kubwa Market Fire: 5 burnt to death as Police commences investigation
How fraudulent Keke NAPEP rider almost caused religious crisis in Jos
Fear grips Lagos residents as ritualists dump corpses on streets
Regina Daniels’ fight with Jaruma over ‘Kayamata’ gets messier
COP26: Nigeria keying into electric, gas-powered vehicle manufacturing – Jelani Aliyu
Diezani’s gold and diamond bras auction: Questions Nigerians are asking
Weekend Blues: Are you an ‘average’ kind of guy?!
UniAbuja Kidnap: I feared they were assassins, hid in ceiling while they took my wife, children — Prof. Ubom
Who is afraid of Buhari’s litmus tests for civil service?
Why price of cooking gas’ll keep going up
Anambra: Pros and Cons
How I keep my bum in shape, Mercy Eke reveals
Fashola optimistic of monthly rent payment
Nigerian writers should ‘bomb’ criminals with words – Prof Adimora-Ezeigbo
Legislative autonomy, not licence for misappropriation – Lalong
Anambra: Persons with disabilities mobilise for Saturday’s poll
Election: Empty streets in Anambra as Ohanaeze urges residents to come out, vote en mass
Anambra: IGP removes Head of Security arrangement, DIG Egbunike, 24hrs to election
Buhari must address our petrol subsidy morass
Nigeria’s 56,000 abandoned projects
Shareholders urge FBN Holdings to prioritise investors’ interest
Shun shortcut to success, Cleric admonishes youths
amBetween a floundering country and futility of prayers
Adeboye, Oritsejafor, Bismark, Otabil to speak at TREM 2021 Kingdom Life Conference
Nestlé introduces 1st Nigeria plain sparkling water, Pure Life
Time to listen to cries from NTA
GbaramatuVoice CEO meets Kogi govt officials ahead state tour
Mailafia’s contributions’ll remain indelible ― SGF
We dismantle cars within one hour – Car Snatching suspect
Kubwa Market Fire: 5 burnt to death as Police commences investigation
Anambra Guber: Chidoka, Abaribe, Amadi, others call for peaceful elections on Saturday
Gov Abiodun appoints new Head of Service in Ogun
Anambra Election: We are in high spirits to vote ― Electorate
Bagudu dissolves 21 local councils chairmen, councilors in Kebbi
Security forces escalating tension, scaring voters — CSOs
Meet Mirrikle, Nigeria’s rapid rising star and afro-classic artiste
Al Kuwait SC terminates Mikel Obi’s contract
Zeetin, Hydropolis to partner on Nigeria’s industrialization
CBN reduces cost of printing Naira
Telcos kick against N75bn reserve price for 5G license

The Guardian

Uncertainty as Anambra elects new governor today
‘Women can truly have it all, but must be intentional about their wheel of life’
Court stops planned deduction of $418m from states’ account
Ladipoe… Providence Smiles On Africa’s Rap Maverick
Respite in FCT as abducted varsity lecturers, children regain freedom
Osinbajo distances self from collapsed Ikoyi property
Scores killed in fresh attack by gunmen on Zangon Kataf
2023 Presidency: South East group drums support for Fashola
Buhari condoles Nigerien President over killing of 69 in border attacks
Police, Amotekun, arrest 18 suspected bandits in Ondo
Ambazonia agitators decry African leaders’ silence as killings allegedly persist
Uzodimma blames insecurity on unemployment, political gang-up
RMAFC begins review of revenue allocation formula
Tragedy as police sergeant kills cousin colleague over minor argument
Nigeria Basketball Federation crisis – One election, two faulty constitutions
‘Ighalo’s recall will create bad blood in Eagles’ attack’
All eyes on Ronaldo, as Man United face Man City today
Eben-Spiff, Bolaji emerge winners at Indian Cup Golf tourney
We’ll consolidate on Nigeria’s regional dominance, says Tikon
PGA of Nigeria targets N300million at Fund Raising/Gala night
Uncertainty as Anambra elects new governor today
Ladipoe… Providence Smiles On Africa’s Rap Maverick
Respite in FCT as abducted varsity lecturers, children regain freedom
Pension: Despite reforms, no redemption song for senior citizens in states
Foreign airlines threaten withdrawal as stuck funds hit N328 billion
‘Nigeria-Emirates row stalls Kano Int’l Airport’s transformation’

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