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News Headlines Oct 21, 2022. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

Breaking: Buhari Sacks NDDC Interim Administrator
Dettol, Wellbeing Foundation Africa promote hygiene education in communities
Kyari: Convicted Drug Trafficker Narrates How Cocaine was Smuggled through Enugu Int’l Airport
Terrorism: Air, Artillery Bombardment Kill 95 Bandits
Gbajabiamila Asks Agency to Explain Lawmakers’ Salaries, Allowances to Public
Olusanya: FMN is Attaining Business Sustainability Through Local Content Development
NLC Rejects FG’s Appeal, Insists on Deregistration of CONUA, NAMDA
Conference of Speakers Tackle Omo – Agege over Comments on Constitution Review
Zulum Harps on Improved Social Welfare for Women to Tackle Poverty, Insecurity
‘Ekiti Leads in Teenage Pregnancy, Child Marriage in South-west’
Lagos Commissioner, Stakeholders Grace Unveiling of Code4teen Lab
ISAN Seek End to Judicial, Other Issues Affecting Shareholders
ABCON: BDCs Central to CBN’s Exchange Rate Policies
kymark Raises N1.84bn Series 5, 6 CPs, Issue Oversubscribed
Clickafix Delights Customers in FirstBuy Promotion
Relief as Shell Resumes Crude Oil Export at 400,000bpd Forcados Terminal
NILDS as Capacity-Builder for Federal Legislators, Others
New Thinking to Power the Prosperity of Ekiti
FAREWELL, BISI OGUNJOBI
THE GOOD NEWS FROM EHINGBETI
INSPIRING CONFIDENCE IN THE BVAS AND ELECTRONIC TRANSMISSION OF ELECTION RESULTS
NIGERIA’S LOW IMMUNISATION COVERAGE
Osimhen Tops Chelsea’s Summer Transfer Target
Xhaka Fires Arsenal Close to Europa League Last 16
Aruna Quadri Crashes out of Macao Championship
Flamingos Battle USA for S’final Ticket in Mumbai
Koulibaly Urges African Teams to Aim at Glory
Okowa Tasks Contractors on NSF Projects’ Delivery
Diogo Jota, Richarlison, Reece James, N’Golo Kante, Paul Pogba, Who’s Next?
Tinubu’s Action Plan envisions a better economy powered by youths, farmers, and workers
PETER OBI/DATTI YUSUF CANDIDATURE : The Convergence of Virtual with Physical & Demystification of the Old Myths
EDITORIAL: CURBING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN/CHILDREN

The Nation

CBN, AMCON announce sale of Polaris Bank
Tinubu/Shettima: An agenda for renewed hope and brighter future
Babalola seeks Special Debt Liquidating Funds to offset Nigeria’s 41.60tr debt
2,000 Customs men sacked for ‘fraudulent practices’, says CG Ali
Stop blackmailing us over Constitution review, state Speakers tell National Assembly
Kogi receives first derivation allocation as oil-producing State
UK new PM Liz Truss resigns
BREAKING: Buhari fires NDDC sole Administrator
Workers seek BPE’s dissolution
TUC seeks Fed Govt, states’ action on flooding
Pipeline explosion threatens energy infrastructure worldwide
NEITI warns against mismanagement of extractive resources
Abuja International Film Festival announces nominations for 19th…
Biyi Bandele’s Elesin Oba: The King’s Horseman set for October 28…
P-Square, Tee A, others attend The Voice Africa launch
Kizz Daniel ‘coughs’ to more accolades
NBS: banks sacked 1,936 workers in 2021
Strike looms in health, judiciary, civil service
TUC seeks Fed Govt, states’ action on flooding
UN blames lack of finance,others on problem of rural farmers
Seven rescued from collapsed Delta supermarket
10 persons, vehicles charred in Lagos-Ibadan Highway explosion
Troops hit bandits in Kaduna camp raid
NBS: banks sacked 1,936 workers in 2021
Lewandowski’s class gets Barcelona back on track against Villarreal
Leicester move off bottom spot with win over Leeds
Xhaka goal edges Arsenal closer to last 16
PDP ‘ll amend unpopular market policies in Lagos…
Ikpeazu: why we are insisting on Ayu’s resignation
Giving National Assembly new look

The Punch

Ex-OAU VC, Oluwo battle over Yoruba deities, tradition
Flood: Five die in Delta, US pledges $1m support
Depositor loses N350,000 to fraudster in banking hall
Inflation: Nigeria, others risk political instability, says IMF
#EndSARS: Youths demand justice, police tear-gas protesters
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CAN members against Muslim-Muslim ticket make Tinubu’s list
Why we tear-gassed protesters — Lagos police
Depositor loses N350,000 to fraudster in banking hall
Man allegedly rapes daughters after separating from wife
Imoh: Witness tells court how sound engineer was killed
Lawyer drags FG to court over firearms’ licence
Court summons Emefiele over alleged contempt
External loans unsustainable for Nigeria, ECOWAS – Experts
Kogi receives first derivation allocation as oil-producing state
Cleric proposes five-year single term for president, govs
CAN members against Muslim-Muslim ticket make Tinubu’s list
Adamu uncovers ‘ghost workers’ in APC Secretariat
APGA condemns attack on Ebonyi gov candidate
APC chieftain tasks Tinubu’s supporters on issue-based campaigns
Iwobi gets low rating against Newcastle
Osimhen battles Leao, Gavi for Globe Soccer Award
UPDATED: Aston Villa sack Gerrard after Fulham defeat
Court dismisses sexual assault suit against Kevin Spacey
Kanye West apologises for anti-Semitic comments
Rico: Tweeps slam BBNaija stars over ‘distasteful’ video
‘The Voice Africa’ debuts with $100,000 grand prize
‘Elesin Oba’ premiers October 28
Editorial: Anambra disaster highlights high rate of boat accidents
Was Obi wrong to visit Gumi?
Tinubu: Should Nigerians really shut up?
Funding 2023 budget through equity financing
Using floodwaters to solve drought in Nigeria
Nigeria has one doctor to 10,000 patients – NMA
Over 30 million will access digital certificates – WAEC
Foundation laments education neglect, donates hostel in Ondo

Leadership

President Muhammad Buhari Sacks NDDC Boss, Asks Most Senior Director To Take Over
#EndSARS: 2 Years After, States Fail To Implement Judicial Panels’ Recommendations
Strategic Capital Investment Acquires Polaris Bank
A Professor’s Payslip And Lessons From ASUU Strike
Customs Generates N2.14trn In 10 Months
CBN Pays N42bn In RT200 Rebates
Airline Operators Lament Bad Treatment Of Nigerian Carriers Abroad
Electricity Generation: President Muhammadu Buhari Recommits To Germany, Siemens Partnership
Security, Economy Top Tinubu’s Manifesto, President Muhammadu Buhari Unveils 80-page Action
President Muhammadu Buhari To Award 44 Distinguished Individuals Today
#EndSARS: 2 Years After
MAKING IT, SPENDING IT: MAKE OR MAR MONEY CHOICES
Kogi Receives First Allocation As Oil-producing State
Liz Truss Goes Down As Shortest-serving PM, As Fresh Contest Begins
Bailout: Federal Govt Reviews CBN’s Plan To Begin Deduction From States’ Accounts
Buhari To Honour 44 Nigerians Friday
GITEX 2022: Lagos Govt, Eko Innovation Centre Sponsor 15 Startups To Dubai
JUST-IN: CBN, AMCON Announce Sale Of Polaris Bank
Bailout: Federal Govt Reviews CBN’s Plan To Begin Deduction From States
Tinubu’s Action Plan Envisions A Better Economy Powered By Youths, Farmers And Workers
Finally, Customs Deploys Cargo Scanners At Lagos, Onne Seaports
Flood: Rescue N’Delta, Ijaw Women Beg Federal Govt, Int’l Community
EndSARS Memorial: Atiku Seeks State Police, Justice For Victims Of Brutality
Troops Kill 139 Terrorists, Arrest 132 In 2 Weeks – DHQ
US Commits $1m To Assist Flood Victims In Nigeria
BREAKING: Buhari Sacks NDDC Administrator, Approves New Board
Troops Kill 2 Bandits Off Kaduna-Abuja Highway
Military Arrests 2 Fake NIMC Officials Registering Non-Nigerians
2023: No Political Party Is Exempted From Executive Order 21 – River LG Boss
How To Make Solid Career Plans
Police Arraign Couple, Firm Over $4.7m Theft
Electricity Generation: President Muhammadu Buhari Recommits To Germany, Siemens Partnership
GITEX 2022: Lagos Govt, Eko Innovation Centre Sponsor 15 Startups To Dubai

The Sun

IPOB: South East senators beg Buhari to release Kanu
Constitution Review: Speakers of state Assemblies slam NASS
# EndSARS memorial: We didn’t fire life bullet to disperse protesters -Police
Nnamdi Kanu: Kalu calls for political solution to set IPOB leader free
PCC: Kalu hails new list, debunks news of his exclusion
‘Afenifere’s support for Obi, matter of justice’
Army begins Exercise Still Water to curb kidnapping, militancy
Lagos-Ibadan Expressway tanker explosion claims 10 lives
UK party kicks out PM after 45 days in office, elects new leader Oct. 28
PCC: Kalu hails new list, debunks news of his exclusion
Tinubu unveils 80-page renewed hope action plan
PDP: Anxiety in Delta as S’Court decides Oborevwori, Edevbie’s fate
Force majeure: Our plant still in operation –NLNG
NAMA to employ Air Traffic Controllers, overhaul safety with N36.2bn, $12.9m
Why more corporate bodies should invest in infrastructure –Okigbo
How Nigerian airlines face humiliation, hostilities abroad –AON
Obaseki challenges new NFF Board on transparency, firmness
Decades of lack of maintenance makes 85 per cent of sporting facilities in Nigeria go bad – Sports Minister
Sunday Dare bags Excellence Award in Public Service
Akinwunmi, Aluko hail Thunder Games impact after maiden edition
Remembering Ekwueme’s Legacies
Enormous tasks for Buhari’s successor
Correcting sentence errors –sentence fragments (II)
Nigeria’s flood of sorrow
On snitches and why Nigeria’s war against terror may not be won
Combating rampaging flood in Nigeria
Alaba market clash: Police confirm 1 dead, arrest 5
FG won’t tolerate strikes during transition period -Ngige
CBN, AMCON sell Polaris Bank to SCIL for N1.305trn
FG honours Ogun gov with industrial revolution award
APC: Buni left N7.2bn legal debt, bloated staff –Adamu
How Chef Scholastoca won Street Foodz Naija’s N20m grand prize
Music, dance, art at Lagos SKY Girls’ launch
I’ll be elated if Nollywood producers film my story –Tope John
Kcee’s Thanksgiving Festival excites fans
PCC: Kalu hails new list, debunks news of his exclusion
Music, dance, art at Lagos SKY Girls’ launch
APGA flays attack on governorship candidate
US commits $1m to devastating flood in Nigeria

We generated $1.20bn through RT200 programme in Q3 2022 –CBN
Troops kill 94, arrest 101 terrorists, logistics suppliers, fake NIN officers
Alleged tramadol importation: Mallison regains freedom, rearrested by NDLEA
WAEC unveils digital platform to view, share certificate
Army begins Exercise Still Water to curb kidnapping, militancy

Daily Trust

CBN Announces Sale Of Polaris Bank, Unveils New Owner
Addressing The Existential Crisis In The Sahel
India 2022: Flamingos Seek First-Ever World Cup Semi-Final Berth Against USA
Arsenal Reach Europa Knockouts With Victory Over PSV
Villa Slump At Fulham To Heap Pressure On Gerrard
Obaseki Tasks Gusau On Hooliganism
PDP Gov’t Will Not Close Down Any Market In Lagos — Akindele
El-Rufai Chairs Kaduna 989-Member APC Campaign Council
NNPP Accuses Ganduje’s Son Of Diverting Gov’t Properties For Campaign
LP Hosts Religious Leaders, Seeks Prayers For Obi/Datti Victory
Senators, Reps Have Failed In Oversight — Sha’aban
APC Finance: Corruption High Under Buni C’ttee — Adamu
Celebrating Prophet Muhammad — The Most Influential Person In History (I)
Macron Visits Paris Mosque To Mark Its 100th Anniversary
NASFAT Women Plan N100m Fund To Build Hospital
UNILAG Alumni Donate Borehole To Muslim Community In Abuja
US Varsity Offers Nnamdi Azikiwe African Student Fellowship
Opportunities You Shouldn’t Miss!
Internship: Group Seeks Young Nigerian Creatives
Nigerian Youth Shine At Youthconneckt Africa Summit
Court Jails Man 4 Months For Stealing Coolers In Ogun
Ilaro Poly SUG Denies Giving Awards To Cultists
Why I Opted For Music After Studying Marine Engineering – Boukoru
Gombe Governor’s Wife Offers Scholarships To Less Privileged Girls
Police Arrest 9 Suspected Cultists In Benue
NSCDC Nabs 11 Illegal Miners In Kwara
N52bn Scanner Can Only Handle 400 Containers Per Day – Customs
FG Revokes 3400 Mining Licences In One Year
Nigeria Must Double Efforts In Mid, Downstream Operations – NMDPRA
Incessant Grid Collapse Shows Structural Issues In Power Sector – GenCos
Alleged Incitement Against Kwara Gov’t: Court Grants Journalists Bail
Man Jailed For Unlawful Export Of Banned Drugs
PTAD Clears N7.05bn Liabilities Of Nicon, Delta Steel Pensioners
Man, 47, Docked Over N1.6m Fraud
It’s Indefensible To Charge N2.3m For London Flight – Onyema
Students Hurl Stones At Provost, Lecturers Over Plan To Bar Fee Defaulters
Skymark Partners Raises N1.84bn Series 5 And 6 Commercial Paper
Stakeholders Fault Nigeria Air’s Shareholding Structure
Reps Query Aviation Minister Over Country’s 5% Stake In Nigeria Air Deal
How Police Extorted, Dehumanised Bizman For Months On Oblivious Allegations
Kogi Receives First Derivation Allocation As Oil Producing State
Siemens Transformers To Boost Power Supply From November
Strategic Capital Investment Acquires Polaris Bank For N1.35trn
FG, Come To The Aid Of Kogi Flood Victims
Tackling The Oil Thieves, Economic Saboteurs
The Fall Of Kwasi Kwarteng: Lessons For Black Africa
2023: Seven Urgent Actions For INEC
FCT UBEB Denies Recruiting, Warns Public Against Fraudsters
EDITORIAL: We Must End Malnutrition In Northern Nigeria
Man Arrested Selling Fake Dollars In Lagos
Gunmen Kidnap Nasarawa Poly Lecturer
AfDB, FCMB Sign N22bn Line Of Credit For Women-Empowered Businesses
Bandits’ Warlord Shot Dead In Zamfara
Man Utd Axe Ronaldo From Squad To Face Chelsea
Arsenal Beat PSV, Reach Europa League Knockout Stage
Kogi Becomes First Northern Oil Producing State To Get Derivation Allocation
Court Orders Fresh PDP Primary In Ogun Federal Constituency
CBN Announces Sale Of Polaris Bank, Unveils New Owner
Tears As BBNaija Star, Rico Swavey, Is Laid To Rest
Senators Kick As Police Trust Fund Spends N550m On Renovation, Furniture
The Audacity Of Being Khuraira Musa
We Apologise To Nigerians, We’re Not Sure If This Gov’t Has Met Their Expectations – Aisha Buhari
UK Prime Minister Resigns After 45 Days In Office
Brain Drain: Nigeria Left With 24,000 Doctors – NMA
NNPC Spent N788bn On Salaries, Forex, Entertainment, Others
Bandits’ Warlord Shot Dead In Zamfara
Kogi Becomes First Northern Oil Producing State To Get Derivation Allocation
N52bn Scanner Can Only Handle 400 Containers Per Day – Customs
FG Revokes 3400 Mining Licences In One Year
Nigeria Must Double Efforts In Mid, Downstream Operations – NMDPRA
Incessant Grid Collapse Shows Structural Issues In Power Sector – GenCos
El-Rufai Chairs Kaduna 989-Member APC Campaign Council
India 2022: Flamingos Seek First-Ever World Cup Semi-Final Berth Against USA
Arsenal Reach Europa Knockouts With Victory Over PSV
Real Reasons Liz Truss Resigned As UK Prime Minister
WAEC Introduces Digital Certificates

Vanguard

Tinubu prioritizes security as he unveils 80-page manifesto
Kanu’s lawyer writes US legislature, seeks sanction against Buhari, Malami
Ravaging floods: Share your experience with us
CBN, AMCON sell Polaris Bank to SCIL at N50bn
CIG unveils new ACs to meet consumers comfort
Man “summons” ex-girlfriend with colony of millipede for reneging on marriage promise
Rainoil inaugurates Lekki fuel station
2023: Ebubeagu operatives shot at my convoy, APGA gov candidate alleges
Nigeria among world’s most climate vulnerable countries, says Llewellyn-Jones
Kanu’s lawyer writes US legislature, seeks sanction against Buhari, Malami
Declare state of emergency in flood affected areas, FG, State govts told
Army begins special operation in Abia
WMA to tackle health inequalities in Nigeria, other countries
Gbajabiamila decries health sector brain drain
Collaboration key to a attaining broadband penetration target – Pantami
AMSN AGM,convocation hold in Lagos
World Medical Association committed to universal health coverage, human resources – Enabulele
LASEMA alerts residents on imminent flooding
A’Ibom CJ urges court, agencies to comply with ACJL
National honours: Group berates FG for dropping nominees from A’Ibom
No other candidate but Atiku can end hunger in Nigeria – Reno Omokri
Jandor woos Awori chiefs, non-indigenes in Alimosho
Why national grid collapses – GenCos
Why Nigeria is pushing for market integration in ECOWAS – SEC DG
Kogi receives first derivation allocation as oil producing state
Our roads are bad, Obasanjo laments
Boris Johnson, Kemi Badenoch eye PM’s job following Truss’ exit
I can’t speak on Osinbajo, Lawan, Amaechi’s commitment to Tinubu Project — Adamu
Wizkid’s video ‘Bad To Me’ attracts 700k views within 24 hours of release
Do not despair, Edevbie is coming, Mayor of Urhoboland assures Deltans
Dafinone is hope of Urhobos — UMD
Army begins special operation in Abia
Aliyu as Sokoto governor ‘ll improve healthcare — Wamakko assures visiting health workers
AfDB, FCMB ready $50m for SMEs, women’s businesses
Labour Party not beneficiary of #EndSARS – Datti-Baba Ahmed
$41.8million dollars: No money missed from Enugu coffer — Nnamani
Storey building collapses in Delta
RTEAN/Alaba Int’l task force clash: Death toll rises to three
Storey building collapses in Delta
‘It’s huge damage to our country,’ UK Labour Party reacts to Truss’ resignation
Police Trust Fund spent N550m on office renovation, furniture
‘This is not love’: Knocks over Dorathy drinking at Rico Swavey’s candlelight service
Wizkid welcomes second child with Jada Pollock
Cristiano Ronaldo dropped from Man United squad to face Chelsea
Ten Hag to ‘deal with’ Ronaldo after star left pitch before full-time
U-23 AFCON Qualifier: Salisu Yusuf unveils 18 players for Tanzania clash
Holders Celtic thrash Motherwell 4-0 to secure place in League Cup semis
31 Days To 2022 FIFA World Cup: Team Profile – Ecuador

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