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News Headlines Oct 14, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

The Nation

Igboho seeks treatment in Germany, France
PDP chairman: North’s party leaders consensus plan shaky
COVID-19: November deadline for federal workers to get vaccinated
Behind the glitter and the rape (2)
How early marriage is disrupting girl-child education in Adamawa
CJN decries impact of slow justice delivery on economic development
Pacific Schools graduate class of 2021
Nigeria vs. CAR : Balogun flays critics on cheeky goal
Atletico Madrid to bid for Onuachu
Etebo begins rehab
Okocha recalls wonder Bundesliga goal
Sports Personality of the Year: Okpekpe Race organiser lauds Edo…
NUJ President charges SWAN on impostors
World record holder Tirop ‘stabbed to death’
I pray no one calls your child ugly, BBNaija Khafi to critic
Five talented Nigerian kids who rose to fame
OPPO unveils new ColourOS 12
FIRS generates N3.3tr from non-oil export
IMF lowers growth outlook on supply bottlenecks
Distressed banks in Nigeria can now convert what they owe creditors to equity, thus giving their benefactors a…
EDITORIAL
Learning in safety
Soludo: I led Ndigbo to Abuja for Kanu’s…
Amended Electoral Act: APC backs direct primary
Baraje: PDP wants Northcentral to produce…
CSOs seek housing support for rural teachers

The Punch

The Tiwa Savage sex tape
Man’s headless body uncovered in Rivers truck
FG shortlists 10,000 youths from three million investment scheme applicants
Peter Obi could have said ‘sorry’
Ondo masqueraders face prosecution for cash theft, phone recovered
NMA, health workers differ as FG plans ban on unvaccinated workers
N4.9bn fraud: Judge angry as Fani-Kayode shuns trial for fifth time
Sagay, BudgIT condemn N700bn National Assembly constituency projects in six years
EFCC arrests 22 suspected fraudsters in Oyo, recovers cars
Forex investment victims storm Rivers palace, seek monarch’s intervention
FCT task force demolishes schools, car marts, shanties
Amidst downward forecast, IMF increases Nigeria’s growth prospect by 0.1%
Senate summons power ministry, others over Buhari loans, warns of sabotage
SEC partners EFCC on capital market fraud
FG hails increased maize, cassava, rice production in 2021
Moghalu announces six-party planned merger, hails e-transmission of results
Postpone Anambra election if insecurity persists, PDP tells INEC
APC plotting to rig 2023 polls with direct primaries – Rep
PDP chair: Ayu, Shema, Nazif make final list of contenders
Revealed: Lille made €47.6m profit from Osimhen Napoli move
Atletico eye January move for €22m Onuachu
Balogun to critics: You can’t criticise me for not trying
Argentine Crespo sacked as Sao Paulo coach
Adele announces release date for new album, ’30’
Ace comedian Basketmouth signs music deal with Empire
Why I postponed my music tour till next year –Tiwa Savage
How kinsmen milked me dry during my mother’s funeral – Actress Mary Lazarus

Leadership

300 Students Share 1 Classroom In Katsina
Sani Bello Showcases Niger’s Potential At UK Business Reunion
Institute Hails Buhari’s Appointment Of Yakusak As NEPC Boss
Nigeria Will Witness Boom In Lottery Sector – Gbajabiamila
We Give Credible Intelligence To Security Agencies – Etsu Nupe
Re: Where Is Nigerians In Diaspora Commission
Senate Reconstitutes Committees, Appoints Chairmen, Vice Chairmen
Minister Hails MoU On Repatriation Of Benin Bronzes
WHO Announces New Expert Group To Investigate Origins
Nnamani Lauds Tinubu’s Contributions To Democracy
1 Year After #EndSARS Protests, Police Foot-drag On Reforms
Nnamani Lauds Tinubu’s Contributions To Democracy
PDP Chairman: Northern Leaders Narrow Down On Ayu, Shema, Nazif
MDAs Sabotaging Buhari’s Efforts To Provide Critical Infrastructure – Senate President
Obaseki Meets Buhari, Seeks Funding For Ranches
BREAKING: Anambra Deputy Gov, Okeke, Defects To APC, Meets Buhari
Sunday Igboho Down With Ill-health In Beninise Prison – Lawyer
Amaechi, Abe Loyalists Battle For APC Chairmanship Position In Rivers
Gunmen Kill Soldier, 6 Others At APGA Rally In Anambra
Fidelity Bank Seeks Private Sector Participation In Non-oil Export
Royal Exchange General Sells N3.6bn Stake To AfricInvest
WHO Announces New Expert Group To Investigate Origins
Super Eagles: Yobo Not Effective Assistant, Says Coach Mansur
[EDITORIAL] Salute To Public Opinion

The Sun

7 political parties plan merger
Food poison: Ugwuanyi promises full responsibility of deceased’s couple surviving child’s welfare
COVID-19: From Dec 1 civil servants to present proof of vaccination, negative PCR tests
Gunmen abduct Abia Catholic priest
Igboho critically ill, may have deteriorating internal organs –Lawyers
The Sun award reward for good deeds –Igwe
APC, PDP in hot exchanges over 2023 presidency
Reps want oil benchmark at US$60 per barrel
Igboho critically ill, may have deteriorating internal organs –Lawyers
The Sun award reward for good deeds –Igwe
Obaseki meets Buhari, demands FG funding for Edo ranches
We’re committed to building affordable houses for Lagosians –Sanwo-Olu
What Nigeria must do to end insecurity –Okupe
Why I want to govern Delta State –David Edevbie
APGA tackles Anambra dep gov, says defection irrelevant
Nigeria @ 61: Pains, gains of real sector
NACCIMA advocates continued economic diversification
LCCI opens Lagos Trade Fair Nov 5
WFD: Buhari sets aside N600bn loan for 2.4m farmers
FCMB wins 5 awards on SMEs growth
GOA unveils Warriors Basketball Court
SPORTING SUN
EFCC arraigns two for impersonating Anthony Joshua
Lai: Waiting for Nigeria to exit?
One year after, Adebayo makes Ajayi Crowther proud
Breakfast under the lemon tree with my son
Who is this unknown government?
Pension scam: Another corruption front
Election 2023 and imperative of power shift
Baba Ahmed and the politics of number
Suspension of NARD strike

Daily Trust

Three Abducted Seminarians Freed
Alcohol: Kwara Govt, Parents Differ Over Flogging Of Erring Students
Nigerian Cuisine : Victim Of Colo Mentality, See Finish Or Ignorance?
We May Not Want The Future Facebook Is Building
Adopting ‘Non-Kinetic Approach’ To Insecurity In Nigeria
Of Zoning And Nigeria’s Progress
Anambra Guber: Deal Ruthlessly With Political Thugs, IGP Charges Squadron Commanders
Pandora Papers: How Dasuki’s Teenage Sons Hid Millions In Tax Haven When He Was NSA
Golf Icons
FG Bars Unvaccinated Civil Servants From Work
Uzodinma Hints At Negotiation With IPOB
Destruction Looming In Kano APC, Shekarau, Anti-Ganduje Lawmakers Write Buni
ALERT: FCT To Shut Down Water Supply From Monday
FG, Private Sector To Bridge N350trn Infrastructure Gap
Mixed Reactions As FG Moves To Shut IDPs’ Camps
Kenyan Olympic Gold Medalist Stabbed To Death
Ondo Masquerades Arrested After Robbery Operation
Obaseki Meets Buhari, Asks FG To Fund Edo Ranches
FG Budgets 14.6bn For ‘Suspended’ National Carrier Project In 3 Years
CBN Reviews Guideline, To Sanction BVN Violators
Cash Handout Not Poverty Reduction – NESG
NGX Group Gets Nod To List 1.96bn Shares On NGX
1,500 Exhibitors, 200,000 Visitors For Lagos Trade Fair
PDP Chair: Shema, Ayu, Nazif Emerge As Zonal Candidates
Why We Cannot Conduct LG Polls – Zamfara Gov
Anambra Gov’ship: Deputy Gov Dumps APGA, Joins APC
Obaseki Meets Buhari, Says I Won’t Return To APC
Five Obiano’s Aides Dump APGA For PDP
Ministry Blames Non-Payment Of D’Tigress Olympics Bonuses, Allowances On D’Tigers
Bayern’s Hernandez Jailed For Defying Restraining Order
Ex-Super Eagles, 2,000 Athletes For Adron Games In Ogun
16 States For 2021 National Para-Soccer Championship
Kenyan Athlete Agnes Tirop Found Dead With Stab Wounds
Basketmouth Signs Music Deal With US Label
Why Poultry Farmers Celebrated Egg Day In Pains
Polytechnic Graduates Shouldn’t Be In Civil Service, But Industries To Drive Nation’s Economy — Rector YabaTech
NAF To Absorb Secondary Graduands Into Service
AUN Resumes Development, Leadership Lecture Series Today
UNICEF: 1.3 Million Girls Drop Out Of Junior Schools Annually In Nigeria
Kaduna Trader Flogged For Denying Paternity Of 6th Son
Abuja Hospital Announces 52 Unclaimed Corpses
Wife Killer To Hang, Kano Court Rules
Medicaid, Kebbi Govt Sensitise CAN Leadership On Cancer Control
Institute Hosts Kids’ Cultural Fiesta To Foster Unity
Police Arraign 8 Dangote Workers For Damage
Autopsy On 17-Year-Old Shows Bullet Penetration, IPO Tells Court
1 Person Arrested With Arms In Anambra
Editorial
Rid Niger State Of Terrorists Now

The Guardian

Fintechs shun stock exchange for $876.5m funding overseas
Yar’Adua’s daughter, Zainab, forged Abuja land documents, minister tells court
91 private jet owners fail Customs’ verification test, risk forfeiture
Ataga’s murder: Drama as defendant changes guilty plea at counsel’s instance
Be neutral during Anambra guber poll, IGP charges MOPOL commanders
Sight loss costs global economy $411b in productivity every year
Biden to meet with Kenyatta, first African leader to visit
HURIWA demands fair trial, justice for detained IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu
Court fines Fani-Kayode N200,000, threatens to revoke his bail
Ugwuanyi pledges responsibility for welfare of deceased family’s only surviving child
Africa rejects vaccine passport travel protocol
Ohanaeze seeks better deal for journalists
2022 Kwara budget to sustain investment in health, education, others
Coaches warn against age-cheat as organisers start screening athletes
US Open champ Medvedev stunned by Dimitrov in Indian Wells
You cannot fault me for lack of efforts, Balogun tells critics
Ujiri urges government to create greater development opportunities for youths
Madrid court orders imprisonment of footballer Lucas Hernandez
French league to take six-week break for 2022 World Cup
APC, PDP in flurry of activities to decide critical congresses
Nigeria pumped 1.45mbpd in September amid oil rally
Soyinka on JP Clark: Tribute as epic
Editorial
Editorial: Federalism is the answer, after all – Part 51
Underage schooling: Parents, experts disagree on dangers, benefits of jumping classes
Good news from Ouagadougou
Zoning in Nigeria and SWAGA
Nigeria, others need 700 new data centres to meet capacity demand
FG may re-award 11 marginal fields as PIA implementation intensifies
Guardian Life
Adele Announces Release Date For New Album “30”
Martell Cognac Launches ‘Be The Standout Swift’ Campaign With Davido

Tribune

COVID-19: FG to enforce compulsory vaccination of workers December 1
Sanwo-Olu commissions 100 housing units in Lekki
Ojerinde facilitates expert training for soya farmers in constituency
Your arrest by EFCC is in order, Court tells Crime Alert boss
2022 budget: Reps task FG on repair of existing, new refineries
Anambra guber poll: IGP assures maximum security, says state safe, secure
World Food Day: Agric ministry trains 100 IDPs, provides farm inputs
Residents, UNIBEN staff cry out as gully erosion ravages communities
Police arrest 29-year-old man with AK-47, others in Anambra
Gunmen attack police station, injure one, cart away rifle in Bayelsa
165 specialised nurses graduate from UCH
Take care of your health, Mamora appeals to Nigerians
Depression accounts for 20.8% of mental illnesses in Nigeria — Expert
SEC, EFCC collaborate on capital market development
NGX: Market sustains positive sentiments, posts 0.4 per cent gain
NNPC adopts tax credit scheme on rehabilitation of roads
PDP chair: North-Central picks Ayu as consensus candidate
Over N75bn required to urgently fix 194 damaged roads, says FG

YKLTF partners foreign institute for Yoruba unity, growth
Ojerinde facilitates expert training for soya farmers in…
Your arrest by EFCC is in order, Court tells Crime Alert…
2022 budget: Reps task FG on repair of existing, new…
Anambra guber poll: IGP assures maximum security, says…
World Food Day: Agric ministry trains 100 IDPs, provides…
WFD: FAO, water resources ministry sign pact on $350,000…
FG authorises compulsory vaccination for civil servants
Corps member organises training, equips widows in Kwara
Oke-Ogun 1 zone to produce next Oyo APC Chairman
Uzodinma renames Imo Heroes Square after Ndubuisi Kanu
EFCC arraigns Owo prince over N35.5m fraud in Ibadan
Labour accuses Cross Rivers’ HoS of intimidation over…
Burnt train coaches at Offa not Lagos-Kano bound passenger…
Defection of Anambra deputy gov, total victory for Andy Uba…
Uzodinma hints on talks with secessionists
NGX: Market sustains positive sentiments, posts 0.4 per cent…
Loan: Senate gives MDAs one week ultimatum or face sanctions
Seven suspected smugglers burnt to death in petrol tanker…
Residents, UNIBEN staff cry out as gully erosion ravages…
Senate suspends plenary after debate on appropriation bill
Health insurance scheme: Lagos to enrol three million…
Buhari presents APC flag to Anambra deputy gov
Secure your areas from banditry, Matawalle charges 14 LG…
Sanwo-Olu commissions 100 housing units in Lekki
I have no plans to return to APC ― Obaseki
2022 budget: Reps may increase budgetary allocation for road…
Editorial
FG’s bursary for education undergraduates
Of Sokoto APC and Wamakko’s leadership
Nigeria and the need for food security
Contemporary Christianity: New wine in old wineskin
Ali Mazrui, Abdulrazak Gurnah and Swahili Moment
Defection of Anambra deputy gov, total victory for Andy Uba ― APC
Direct primaries retrogressive, recipe for anarchy, electoral…
APC in make-or-break state congress
Olukere stool: One long journey to recognition
How I lost my vehicle to Oyo LG election —Transporter
Baruwa: Two years of purposeful leadership
Corruption in university system is huge — Labode Popoola
Emir of Kano named as chancellor of Al-Istiqama University
National Library holds readership promotion campaign

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