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News Headlines Oct 19, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

You Can’t Abandon Work for Election Campaign, Buhari Warns
Dangote to FG: Make Law to Jail Sellers of Smuggled Textiles Without Option of Fine
INEC Chair Expresses Concern over Attack on PDP Rally in Kaduna
Breaking: Atiku Travels to Europe on Business
Floods: Build Dams, Desilt Major Rivers, Okowa Urges FG
ExecuJet Aviation Becomes Gulfstream’s First Authorised Warranty Facility in Nigeria
NDLEA: Over 12,000 Drug Users Underwent Treatment, Counselling in 20 Months
Atiku: Nigeria Doesn’t Need Leader Who’ll Move Her from Rotten to Bad Situation
NNPC to Resume Pumping of Crude Oil from Vandalised Pipeline in a Week, Says Kyari
Zenon Wins Arbitration against Ardova, Awarded $19.2m over Sale of Forte Oil
IPMAN Cautions Sanusi, El-Rufai over Comments on Fuel Subsidy Removal
Wema Bank to Share Growth Strategies for Tech Start-ups, SMEs
Rainoil Inaugurates Lekki Fuel Station
eNaira: CBN Woos Tri-cycles Operators, Offers 5% Discounts on Transactions
Nutritionist Tasks FG on Policy to Grow Organic Food Crops
Coronation to Host Webinar on Equities
Aruwa Capital CEO Bags Double Honours in Women, Business Empowerment
NEPC Boss Reiterates Commitment to Economic Diversification Through Exports
Union Bank, MobiHealth Partner on Telemedicine
Oilserv Eyes Participation in $25bn Nigeria-Morocco Gas Pipeline Project
The Wike Albatross Around PDP’s Neck
Mounting Tasks for Oyebanji in Ekiti
As Northern Groups Grill Atiku, Abiola in Kaduna…
Buhari to Inaugurate APC Presidential Campaign Council
Stop Globetrotting With Wike, Face Governance, Oyo APC Tells Makinde
Benefits of National Housing Fund Scheme
Anguish as Flood Crisis in Nigeria Worsens
A Look into the Future Public Sector through Visionary Leadership
Strategic Leadership for Success in Volatile Times
Suarez Inspires Boyhood Club to Title
Eze on Target as Crystal Palace Come from Behind to Beat Wolves
Benzema Dedicates the Ballon d’Or Award to ‘the People’
N’Golo Kante to Miss World Cup in Qatar
Onuachu Getting Groove Back, Scores Brace in Belgium
CAF CONFEDERATION CUP: Rivers Utd, Plateau Utd Draw North African Teams Again!
QCOGA Inaugurates N10bn Endowment Fund
Ghanaian Universities to Attract More International Students
USOSA Warns Parents about Rising, Sexual Abuse against Children
WAEC Unveils Digital Certificate Platform
ASUU Strike Call-off Excites Ajadi, Urges Students to Brace Up
APWEN: 20 Female Engineers Benefit from MAOCADA Initiative for Improved Proficiency, Skills
Lagos Increases Students’ Bursary by 100%
Averting Future ASUU Strikes
Indrive’s BeginIT Project Trains Underserved Children on IT Skills
Funding the University after ASUU Strike
Back to the Issues
EDITORIAL: THE KOGI/DANGOTE CEMENT TUSSLE
Wema Bank to Share Growth Strategies for Tech Start-ups, SMEs
Fidelity Bank Redeems $400m Eurobond Notes
DataPro: Multisectoral Collaboration Key to Infrastructural Development
Of Insurers and Menace of Emerging Risks
FSDH Merchant Bank Launches Custody Services
Agusto & Co Forecasts N14.8trn Pension Assets as Mass Emigration, High Unemployment Decelerates Growth
Nigerians Advised to Subscribe to Takaful Insurance
Brokers Rekindle Hope on Staco Assurance
Promptly Disclose Substantial Interests in Listed Firms, NGX Urges Investors
Amid Tough Operating Environment, Banks’ Interest Expense Reached N741.4bn in H1
Ensuring Fiscal Suitability at Sub-national Levels
AIICO’s Customers Express Confidence in Annuity Plan
Heirs Insurance Bags Outstanding Insurance Product Award
Petralon 54, Host Communities Collaborate for Field Development on PPL 259
Dufil Prima Engages Teachers In Professional, Personal Development
Peak Milk Excites Consumers with Breakfast Café Experience

The Nation

How I will boost economy, enhance security, by Tinubu
CDS: Nigeria has lost 100,000 lives, spent $9b on Boko Haram insurgency
Army launches anti-crime operations in Lagos, Ogun, Edo, Delta
Constitution review: Governors demand state police, others
Buhari to unveil, Tinubu’s campaign document, council Friday
North’s elders disown Atiku’s ‘don’t vote Yoruba, Igbo’ comment
Rallying round Sanwo-Olu for second term
Chidinma makes U-turn, says ‘I don’t know who killed Ataga’
Ogun: Dividends of investing in education
Buhari to ministers, others: don’t abandon duties for campaigns
How Nigeria can achieve industrialisation, by Dangote
Terrorists kill two, abduct 20 workers in Niger hospital
Zamfara: Women among 80 arrested for colluding with bandits
Church seeks prayers for abducted priest in Anambra
20-year-old herder held with N8.4m, weapons in Bauchi
EDITORIAL: Premature boast
Kunle Remi extols self on birthday
Ekaete Bassey Oct 18, 2022
Davido declares Wande Coal ‘living legend’ on birthday
Kunle Afolayan reveals Inspiration behind ‘Anikulapo’
Qatar 2022: Additional 30,000 rooms available for World Cup visitors
Okocha writes off Africa’s five at Qatar 2022
Aruna ,29 others set for WTT Champions Macao

The Punch

Ekiti landlord bags life sentence for raping nine-year-old
Anambra physically-challenged woman laments burnt shop, seeks help
Benin boat intercepted with 24,500 litres of petrol
More IOCs to divest, job losses loom – FG
You can’t defeat lawmaker, PDP chieftain tells Ikpeazu
Northern coalition to publish Atiku, Tinubu, Obi’s promises
US fines Lafarge $778m for supporting terror groups
Ogun workers quit Chinese factory, protest colleagues’ death
Lagos community battles electricity firm over police harassment
Hoodlums kill Plateau village head, abduct five family members
Nigerians pay N1.23tn tax to 36 states
Senators, Reps face probe over illegal budget passage
Hike in airfares inevitable, experts say
More
Tinubu begins campaign, unveils manifesto Friday
Obi, Tinubu, Atiku belong to same generation – LP presidential aspirant
Northern coalition to publish Atiku, Tinubu, Obi’s promises
Nigerians don’t appreciate Buhari’s achievements – Tinubu
Quadri battles Kallberg in WTT opener
Bet brand signs Adebayor as brand ambassador
Iwobi eyes second goal against Magpies
Rico Swavey for burial Thursday – Family
K-pop group, BTS, to serve in S’Korea military
Kunle Afolayan hopeful as committee seeks Oscar-worthy movie
Kanye West agrees to buy social network, Parler
Editorial: Credible polls: INEC should deliver on its promise
Taming rising political intolerance in Nigeria
Nigeria’s beggar security men
Love your eyes: A necessity
DESOPADEC and the 50 grass-cutting machines
Changing narrative of Nigeria’s ‘abysmal’ airspace safety
UK orders sale of Giphy after failed appeal
FG declares Dec 8 National Blood Donor Day
Global leaders commit $2.6bn to end polio

Leadership

Concerns As America’s Bank Predicts 20% Naira Devaluation In 2023
Again, Constitution Amendment Exercise Hits Brick Wall
Northern Leaders Deny Endorsing Any Presidential Candidate
Force Majeure: NLNG To Review Extent Of Disruption To Operations
In Another Video, Chidinma Denies Killing Ataga
Protesters Hold Adamu Hostage At APC Headquarters
Bayelsa Cut Off As Flood Submerges Bridges, East/West Road
Allow CONUA, NAMDA To Co-exist With ASUU, Federal Govt Begs NLC
Don’t Abandon Your Work For Campaigns, Buhari Warns Ministers
Buhari To Inaugurate APC Presidential Campaign Council On Friday
INEC Worried Over Clashes At Campaigns, States’ Denial Of Access
No Single Govt Can Deliver All Democracy Dividends – SGF
Wike Shuns Lagos PDP Candidate, Endorses Sanwo-Olu For Re-election
Scale Of Oil Theft Has Significantly Reduced – Kyari
Governor Matawalle Again
When It Rains, It Pours
FCTA Says No Going Back On Demolition Of Illegal Structures
Cabinet Reshuffle Delaying Plans To Unbundle NRC – Official
Gov Bello Flags Off Military Exercise In Kogi
Chidinma Denies Killing Ataga In Another Video Played In Court
Pantami, Danbatta To Lead Discourse As Nigeria Targets 120,000km Fibre Deployment
Telecom Infrastructure Critical To Successful 2023 Elections – Danbatta
NCC-CSIRT Rolls Out Preventive Measures To Increased Malicious Account Takeover
Katsina High Court Recovers Over N900m From Anchor Borrowers Scheme
Katsina Govt Says It’ll Be Bloody For Bandits
Katsina Signs MoU With CGE On Safe Space, Life Skills Training Of Female Teachers
Bandits Seek Armistice For Peace With Katsina Govt
Troops Kill 6 Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno
Deployment Of Technology Will Spur Investment In Gombe Galaxy Backbone
Kebbi APC Chieftain Defects To PDP
Masari Promises To Declare Funds
Frank Calls For Uba Sani’s Arrest Over Attack On PDP Supporters In Kaduna
Why I Anointed Eno As My Successor – Emmanuel
Qatar Replaces China As 2023 Asian Cup Host
Man Utd’s Greenwood Remanded In Custody For Attempted Rape
Russians, Belarusian Can Compete At Australian Open – Tiley
Musa Opens Mega School In Jos, Dedicates It To Late Parents
Force Majeure: NLNG To Review Extent Of Disruption To Operations
Scale Of Oil Theft Has Significantly Reduced – Kyari

The Sun

Wike shuns PDP candidate, backs Sanwo-Olu’s 2nd term bid
Govs, NASS at war over constitution amendment
Buhari has delivered on APC promises -Tinubu
INEC expresses worry over violence at campaigns, hate speech
2023 election a referendum on APC performance – Atiku
Ndigbo should look homewards in terms of development -Ikpeazu
Kalu hails Olubadan at 80
Gates Foundation pledges $1.2bn support for polio eradication
Lagos task force raids black spots, nabs 59 suspects
Gunmen kill village head, 2 others, kidnap 5 in Plateau
… Attack Niger hospital, kill 2, abduct health workers
Police kill 3 suspects, arrest 15, recover N8m, arms, phones in Bauchi, Benue
Politics
Nigeria Decides 2023: INEC’s readiness, challenges
Nigeria Decides 2023: Ndokwa as Delta’s beautiful bride in 2023
Nigeria Decides 2023: Why I want to represent Anambra Central District –Umeadi
Ibagwa-Ani title men pledge support for Ugwuanyi, PDP candidates
Obi faults El-Rufai’s arrest claim
Kalabash partners Air Peace, launches ‘Pay Small Small’ to all destinations
Stakeholders bicker over exclusion of maritime sector from 2023 budget
Experts call for national transportation data bank
V-CON 2022: QNET using technology to empower entrepreneurs worldwide
NCS skips court hearing over arbitrary jack up of PAAR for 3rd time
Ndigboamaka Football tournament: Officials applaud large turnout
India 2022: Nigeria to battle USA in quarter-finals
Benzema wins 66th Ballon d’Or award
Edo Deaf Sports athletes protest exclusion from NSF in Benin
Quadri retains Africa’s No. 1 spot in ITTF ranking
CAFCC: Rivers United, Plateau United face Libyan clubs
Paddysco Sports CEO happy with Academy’s growth
Calenda: Osimhen wants long term stay with Napoli
Taekwondo: Sports Minister gets Kukkiwon Award
Runners enthusiastic about Abuja International Marathon at Anti-Corruption Marathon
Wellington Jighere wins MGi Scrabble Grand Slam
Nasarawa kicks off maiden Inter-security Agencies football competition
40 years on stage: Orits Williki to drop double album, honour KSA, Bongos Ikwe, others
Harry Potter star, Coltrane Bobbie dies at 72
MSSN backs call for regulation of BB Naija, soft-porn skits, cross-dressing
For Ekweremadu, time for Nigeria to intervene
Why Nigeria needs restructuring (1)
‘Widows of late cleric’?
Hidden secrets behind near-success syndrome (8)
Heirs Insurance bags most outstanding female-centric insurance product of the year
2023 general elections: need for more awareness advocacies
Damage control and the ASUU strike
Nigeria’s mental health challenge
FCT CJ signs new orders on sexual, gender violence
Army launches ‘operation flush criminals’ in Lagos, Ogun
Enugu communities adopt traditional calendar
A date with spirits
Nightmare of single ladies
Pokobros @ 80: Onitsha goes agog for industrial giant
Disgruntled ranting of defrocked banker
Kalabash partners Air Peace, launches ‘Pay Small Small’ to all destinations
Stakeholders bicker over exclusion of maritime sector from 2023 budget
Experts call for national transportation data bank
V-CON 2022: QNET using technology to empower entrepreneurs worldwide
NCS skips court hearing over arbitrary jack up of PAAR for 3rd time
Spectranet gives free life insurance to customers
Inlaks wins Best Delivery Partner award at Temenos summit
African maritime art exhibition debuts in Lagos
Agricultural insurance as instrument for sustainable food supply
Why we sensitise prospective retirees on life after work –Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers
Gates Foundation pledges $1.2bn support for polio eradication
2023 general elections: need for more awareness advocacies
Damage control and the ASUU strike
Nigeria’s mental health challenge

Daily Trust

Boko Haram Insurgency Costs 100,000 Lives, N3.24trn Damage – CDS
NHRC Mobilises Nigerians To Collect Mr Tony Ojukwu,S, Campaigns Against Hate Speech
Stop Ethno-Religious Tantrums, Political Parties Urged
Gov’ship Race: One Week After, Parties Yet To Commence Campaigns In Kano
Lagos Gov’ship: Wike Shuns PDP’s Jandor, Backs Sanwo-Olu For 2nd Term
INEC Summons Parties Over Electoral Act Violation, Attacks On Opponents
Atiku Flies To Europe Amid Campaign
Ethnic Comment: Northern Elders Distance Selves From Atiku
ISWAP Establishing Camps In Zamfara Community, Govt Raises Alarm
Bandits Break Into Niger Hospital, Abduct Doctor, Nurses, Patients
Amid Row With Dangote, Kogi Threatens To Revoke BUA’s Asset
Petrol Scarcity Yet To End In Abuja As Gridlock Persists In Lokoja
Immigration Withdraws Erring Staff From Lagos Airport, Probes ‘Ill-Treatment’ Of Passenger
Capt. Sanusi Returns To Aero As NG Eagle Fails To Fly
Total Radar Coverage Of Nigeria For Upgrade 12 Years After
We Shutdown Sheraton For Renovation – NIPCO
BUA To Kogi: We’re No Longer Interested In 50,000 Hectare Land
Stop Ethno-Religious Tantrums, Political Parties Urged
France’s Kante To Miss Qatar 2022 World Cup
Gaya Misses Late Penalty As Sevilla Hold Valencia
Fresh Scare As Rivers, Plateau United To Battle North Africans Again
NPFL Club Owners Dump LMC, Demand IMC Inauguration
Iwobi Wants To Emulate Okocha’s ‘Outrageous Skills’
JAMB: Resources Without Responsibility?
Wildlife Numbers Are Down 69% — Here’s How We Can Fix This Crisis
Atiku: What Manner Of Unifier?
Oil Theft And The Agitation Over Irabor’s Remarks
Budget Capture, Agency Costs, And Fate Of Nigerians
“JAPA” And “House Negro” Syndrome
Editorial: World Leaders Must Intervene In Ukraine, Russia War Now
2 Teen Brothers Released After N5m Ransom In Kwara
5 Killed In Kogi Auto Crash
Maulud: Qadiriyya Leader Calls On Muslims To Imbibe Virtues
Man Dies Inside Diesel Reservoir In Kano
Why Ogun Students Blocked MAPOLY’s Gate, Disrupted Exams
Kidnapper Arrested With N8.4m, 2 Others Killed In Bauchi
2 Years After Abduction, Funeral Prayers Held For Niger District Head
Community Apprehends Self Confessed Kidnappers’ Informant
Police Parade 7 Criminals In Benue
Man Arraigned Over Attempt To Rape 54-Year-Old Woman
Domestic Violence: Police Arrest Popular Car Dealer, IVD, Over Wife’s Death
Family Announces Burial Plans For Late BBNaija Star, Rico Swavey
Another BBNaija Star Involved In Car Crash

Vanguard

China opens police station in Nigeria
Wike endorsement of Sanwo-Olu morally inappropriate – Atiku’s aide, Osita Chidoka
Ravaging floods: Share your experience with us
Jonathan salutes Gowon at 88
Living my dream as an actress and singer — Angela Eguavoen
Halima Abubakar quits acting over undisclosed ailment
Ex-militant group passes vote of confidence on national chairman, urge govt to accelerate help for flood victims
CAMPAIGNS: We’ll sanction erring guideline violators — LASAA
Niger Delta Network calls for completion of NDDC project at UUTH
Equity market declines, indices lose 2.16%
Gunmen kill 2, abduct 7 others in Niger community
ICPC shutdown 62 illegal degree awarding institutions, fake NYSC camp
South East traditional rulers, bishops urge release of Nnamdi Kanu
2023: APC, PDP trade blames in Sokoto
2023: Wike’s endorsement of Sanwo-Olu, pain in neck for PDP – Lagos APC
Who will redeem Abia State in 2023
Reps seek greater parliamentary, economic, aviation, security ties with Isreal
More women, children, under threat over climate change, COVID-19, others
IOCs onshore divestments threat to job security, says FG
Why we located Geometric Power in Aba – Bart Nnaji
Jaiz Bank woos media on equipment financing
FG backs OPEC decision to cut oil production
FG sets 9 developmental targets to achieve before May 2023
Body of kidnapped man found, as bandits attack Katsina community, kill 3, abduct 3
2023: Our people are with you, other PDP candidates, Ugwuanyi told
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever sequel to premiere in Nigeria
Lagos PDP to Wike: Jandor will render Sanwo-Olu jobless in 2023
Amidst campaign, Atiku off to Europe on business
Over 12,000 admission seekers jostle for 6,000 Uniosun slots
Buhari to unveil Tinubu’s manifesto on Friday
Osogbo-Iwo-Ibadan road: Our communities ‘ll be liberated from economic hardship — Oluwo
Benue flood kills 24, sacks 127 communities, displaces 134,797 — Ortom
CONUA, NAMDA can coexist with ASUU, FG tells NLC
Court annuls Ogun PDP Assembly primary election
Win peace, release Nnamdi Kanu, write your name in gold, S/East Reps urge Buhari
Meeting with presidential candidates not for endorsement, gifts – Arewa Joint C’ttee
Presidency not for anyone with ‘entitlement mentality’, PDP tells Tinubu
Peter Obi denies arresting, detaining El-Rufai
Our govt’s attained pass mark with high-impact projects – Buhari
I’ll build on Buhari’s legacies – Tinubu
Suspected bandits kill village head in Plateau community
Lifting 100m Nigerians out of poverty by 2025 still achievable, says UN
Russian strikes cut power, water in Ukraine as war escalates
CBN Gov woos foreign investors for Nigeria
More women, children, under threat over climate change, COVID-19, others
Breast cancer, no longer death sentence, says Akeredolu
US, 18 Nigerian Health Commissioners, FCT tackle HIV epidemic
Dear Bunmi, is my husband loosing his libido?
5m scam emails go out of Nigeria yearly – GBB
Obadare makes Forbes Business Council
Flood, passivity, and acting urgently to forestall a ruined future
Nigeria and abandoned projects
Who will redeem Abia State in 2023
2023 Presidential front-liners on the firing line
How Nigeria can grow the economy, reduce poverty—Lajuwomi, Winock MD
My eight-year-odyssey in Ekiti, by Fayemi

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