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News Headlines Sept 24, 2021. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers

Compiled by Demola Adefajo

ThisDay

INEC: No Going Back on Electronic Transmission of Poll Results
House Calls on FG to Secure Release of Nigerians Detained Illegally Abroad
House Investigates Leakage of Classified Security Documents
Senate Approves N13.98trn 2022 Budget Projection, Retains N8.36trn Revenue Target
NNPC: Global Gas Crisis May Push Oil Prices $10 Higher in Three Months
FG Considers Fresh Charges against Igboho
Commercial Motorcyclists Kill Two Policemen, Injure Others in Lagos
Global Services Trade on Recovery Trajectory, Says WTO
Army Denounces Dehumanisation of Corps Member by Female Officer
Abiodun to Clear Pension Arrears, Releases N500m Quarterly
House Moves to Ease Electricity Contracts from Procurement Act
Customs Confiscate N200m Unregistered, Expired Drugs in Kano
Bauchi Executes 200km Roads in Two Years
Police Present N22.7m Cheques to Families of Deceased Officers in Nasarawa
Plateau Lawmaker Berates Lalong over Livestock Transformation Bill
Chinese Contractor Stops Work at Lagos International Terminal over FG’s Concession…
Ronaldo Drives New £164k Bentley to Man Utd Training
Nigeria’s U-19 Cricketers Get Free uLessonApp Offers
No Going Back on Electronic Transmission of Results, INEC…
E-Trends Watchlist
CNPP, Youth Leaders Chide PDP over Call for Emefiele’s Resignation
House Okays Establishment of Nigerian Maritime Trust Fund
FG: Peace, Justice, Accountable Institutions Critical to Meeting Sustainable Devt Agenda
Senate Set up Seven-man Conference Committee on Electoral Bill
FG’s Fresh Loans: Lawmakers Probe Alleged Exclusion of Rivers as Projects…
Senator Olujimi Mourns Late Monarch, Says Ekiti Lost a Brave Leader
Venezuela Calls for Economic Ties with Nigeria
‘Presidency Must Return to the South’
Zulum Promises Financial Boost to Maiduguri Flour Mills
Kumuyi Advises FG on Repentant Terrorists
Buhari Mourns Appeal Court Justice Mukhtar Hussain
US Trains NAF in Military Operations
COVID-19: GPE to Establish 1,000 Learning Hubs for 550,000 Pupils in…
Kogi Crash: Death Toll Rises to Six, Two Female Passengers Missing
FG, Anambra to Fix Failed Portion of Onitsha-Owerri Road
IGR: Ogun Trains Tax Officers on Digital Services
China Aims High in Bilateral Relations, Trade with Nigeria
Floating Dockyard: ICRC Delivers Business Compliance Certificate to NIMASA, Agency Set…
Buy-interest In GTCO, Oando, Others LiftStock Market by N11bn
FG Moves to Boost Animal Feed Production to Check High Cost
NIWA Commissions Three Patrol Boats for Lagos Waterways
Jamoh Wins 2020 Zik Prize in Public Policy
Beware! Demolition Man, Obaseki on the Rampage
Abdulaziz Chivuzo: Footprints of the Multimedia Mogul and Philanthropist
Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo: Propagating the Development of the Security Conscious Mindset
Sanwo-Olu Bestowed with Outstanding Political Brand Icon
Beatz Awards Call for Entry as Don Jazzy Pledges Support
Malta Guinness Refreshes Taste of Ibom Festival
AFRIMA 2021 Nomination: Battle Between Nigerian Superstars, Up-and-Coming Stars
Betsy Obaseki Women Football Tourney Not a Fluke, Says Edo Gov’s Wife
Osimhen on Fire, Nets Brace as Napoli Crush Sampdoria 4-0 to Regain Top Spot
CAF Banishes Bayelsa Utd from Yenagoa Stadium
D’Tigress Are WNBA Team of Africa, Says Côte d’Ivoire Coach
UNIMAID Desert Warriors, AAUA Luminaries Qualify for Finals
Editorial
THE ORGANISED PRIVATE SECTOR AND VAT

The Nation

Banishment: Sanusi’s suit for judgment Nov 30
Blocking of terrorism funding yielding results, says Fed Govt
Lagos: VAT claim is about fiscal federalism
PDP zoning panel meeting inconclusive
FG may file fresh charges against Sunday Igboho – Malami
Payback and mob justice
Criminalising suicide
Buhari okays 150MW solar plant for Borno
CNPP dismisses PDP’s call for Emefiele’s exit
6,000 delegates for PDP National Convention
Glo-powered new ‘African Voices’ highlights sculpting change makers
We gained from border closure, Buhari tells Netherlands Queen
Nigeria committed to deepening ties with Saudi Arabia, President assures
Reps seek release of Nigerians detained illegally abroad
Sanwo-Olu, minister, others demand vaccine access for poor
Woman journalist decries invasion of her home by EFCC operatives
Utomi: Rescue Nigeria Project won’t become political party
Aka-Bashorun’s wife Kudirat dies at 75
Court faults AMCON’s seizure of senator’s property
Critics of Buhari on borrowing are insincere – Lai Mohammed
When will Obaseki appoint commissioners?
VIDEO: Policeman killed as Okada riders riot in Lagos
It’s dangerous to use sniper, others as food preservatives, says NAFDAC
Oba of Benin suspends chief over alleged land-grabbing, other offences

The Punch

N’Assembly’s approval unnecessary for e-transmission of results – REC
P’Harcourt disco sounds tough, laments theft, vandalism of 215 transformers
When N500 gift made an old woman cry
Buhari’s lopsided appointments worsening Nigeria’s division, says Ortom
UAE to allow crypto trading in Dubai free zone
Pensioners’ hardship worsens as states owe backlogs of gratuities
Fani-Kayode estranged wife sues ex-husband, IGP, demands N800m
National Assembly’s approval unnecessary for e-transmission of results – REC
Police arrest three suspected kidnappers of Bethel Baptist students
One dead, two injured as building collapses in Rivers
Truck drivers protesting alleged Police brutality block Numan-Gombe highway
Lagos: Man arraigned for stealing school amplifiers
UAE to allow crypto trading in Dubai free zone
Crude oil hits $77 amid supply constraints
Reps amend Act, empowers AMCON to sell debtors’ property
FG sets up committee for illegal crude oil recovery
PDP accuses Buhari regime of rights violations, petitions UN
Zoning won’t prevent South-West from contesting 2023 presidency – Oyo PDP
PDP prepares to host 6,000 delegates at national convention
Obi recommends age limits for president, govs
Jota scores as Celtic reach Scottish League Cup semis
Wenger criticises ’emotional’ response to World Cup plan
Sampdoria vs Napoli: Osimhen double fires Napoli top of Serie A
Football must do more than just take knee to combat racism -Lukaku
Implementing gender climate action plan in Nigeria
Viable alternatives to Nigeria’s perpetual borrowings
Don Jazzy unveils new Mavin artiste, Magixx
BBNaija S6: Team Papaya wins N1m in Hawaii task
Nigerian female celebrities are not prostitutes- Movie producer, Bigsam
Tiger King 2 promises more madness and mayhem this year

Leadership

C/River Anti-Tax Agency To Name, Shame Politicians Behind Illegal Taxation
Obaseki Flags Off N-CARES Programme, Support Over 12,494 Smallholder Farmers In Edo
FAAN Rewards 50 Workers With Integrity Award
Imo Communities Kick Over Govt Planned Takeover Of Ancestral Lands
Anti-open Grazing Law: Hilltop Club Commends Ugwuanyi, House
Kidnappers, Bandits Now Hide Under Cryptocurrency, Anonymity To Operate – ICPC
School Drop-out Rate In Anambra, Unacceptable – Andy Uba
IPOB Leader Shall Be Entitled To Some Reliefs –Court
Party Congresses: 10 Of 14 Borno PDP SWC Reject Suspension Of Imam, Gaddama
Security, Economy Top President Buhari’s Address At UN General Assembly Today
17 TETFund Post-Doctoral Fellows Depart For US Varsity
D’Tigress Zoom Into 2021 AfroBasket Semifinals
Tokyo Olympics: Reps Summon Minister Over Disqualification 10 Nigerian Athletes
Aisha Buhari Cup: Sunny-Goli Hails First Lady
Costa Rica 2022 Race: Falconets Off To Douala For CAR Clash
EDITORIAL
Climate Change And Mass Migration
Where To Wait For Buhari’s Successor

The Sun

Agents of govt paying $500 per head to black Americans to stage pro-Buhari’s march –Akintoye
CNPP defends Emefiele, slams PDP
FG may file fresh charges against Igboho
Only justice, equity can end Biafra agitation –Ortom
FG has identified, blocked terrorist financiers -Malami
Collection of VAT by FIRS remains –FG
The Sun Award’ll motivate me to do more –Gov Buni
Reps seek reprieve for Nigerians detained illegally abroad
Group demands fairness in appointment of rector for Auchipoly
FG inaugurates committee on recovery of illegal oil refinery in N’Delta
Nigeria yet to take advantage of young talents –Osinbajo
Don’t elect someone that’ll derail progress –Emmanuel
INEC has constitutional power to transmit election results electronically –REC
PDP: 6,000 delegates to elect new chairman
UNGA: PDP accuses Buhari of rights violations, others
Yoruba groups call for unity to achieve self-determination
NCPC, Northern CAN urge politicians to hand over 2023 ambition to God
Tax dispute: Tribunal fixes ruling date as MultiChoice faults FIRS figures
Livestock sector to add N2trn to economy, says PIF
Economists’ Forum: Emefiele not cause of Naira woes
Why we prioritise workers’ welfare, service delivery –Onyema, Air Peace CEO
No Nigerian airline bribed NCAA for AOC issuance, renewal –AON
Aisha Buhari Cup: Sunny-Goli hails First Lady over tournament
Lakeside Queens to compete in Flying Officers Cup championship
NBC excites fans at 2021 Lagos Yacht Club Boat race
Zenith Bank/Delta Headmasters Cup kicks off Sept. 30
Onyema shells out N20 million on Super Falcons
Odusanwo: Defining logistics, powering tourism
WHO will save Nigeria?
Understanding Onu’s place in leadership
The audacity of Miyetti Allah (2)
Nicaragua seeks stronger ties with Nigeria
5G network ready January 2022 –FG
Traders appeal to IPOB to end sit-at-home
Africa COVID-19 vaccine certificates: UK policy discriminatory, says Africa health chief
FG has identified, blocked terrorist financiers -Malami
Collection of VAT by FIRS remains –FG

The Guardian

One dead, 12 injured in US supermarket shooting
PLWDs threaten as Anambra guber candidates shun debate
Lutful-lahi provides succor to indigents in hospitals, prison
UN appoints Bauchi speaker peace advocate
Ortom warns government on ‘double standards’ over security, urges justice, fairness
Leakage of classified documents fuels insecurity, says Reps
Policeman feared dead, scores injured as police, okada riders clash in Ajao Estate
Udom preaches unity as Akwa Ibom marks 34th anniversary
Buhari greets Saudi monarch on 91st National Day
Police arrest suspects in Kaduna Baptist school kidnap, church robbers
Detectives quiz suspects over alleged illegal sale of vessel in Rivers
Family kills, buries son for being stubborn in Imo
One dies, two injured in Rivers building collapse
Nigerians on amnesty for repentant Boko Haram terrorists
Nigeria alleges foul play as D’Tigress beat Cote d’Ivoire to qualify for semifinals
Akwa Ibom Governor’s Cup draws 200 golfers to Uyo
Koepka says it’s ‘as good as I’ve felt in a long time,’ ahead of Ryder Cup
Teams arrive Sunday for Betsy Obaseki women football tourney
PDP, CNPP disagree on Emefiele as Udoedehe denies indicting CBN governor
Ikpeazu seeks South East governors’ collaboration to check trans-border crimes
Imo Assembly resumes plenary, as Speaker charges colleagues on productivity
KWIRS wins judgment against firm
NGX rebounds as capitalisation rises by N11 billion
Dairy firm restates commitment to investment, grass-to-glass cooperative
‘Proposed excise duty on any manufacturing segment, ill-timed’
Of death and Captain ‘Hosa’s transfiguration
Of second class and non-second class citizens
Ethics: The scarce item on the table

Vanguard

‘Some states pay foreign doctors five times higher than Nigerian counterparts’
Officer dehumanising corps member in video to face trial – Army
Reps seek legal aid for Nigerians in foreign prisons
We have no mandate to zone president, vice president positions – PDP Zoning Committee
We need to overcome barriers to knowledge economy — Osinbajo
Presidential election campaign researchers look at 2015 and 2019
Kidnapped 126 Bethel Baptist School Children: Police nab 3 bandits
Fani-Kayode’s defection’ll promote a united Nigeria — MURIC
Fallouts of the VAT brouhaha
Gov AbdulRazaq to fix FG roads in Kwara North before next rainy season — Rotimi Iliyasu, Works Commissioner
NNPC pulls out N215bn petrol subsidy from July FAAC
A worthy forum
UBA Foundation opens portal for essay competition, increases price
The merits in power shift to Southern Nigeria
Police parade suspected killers of Modakeke indigenes, robbery suspects in Osun
With the pandemic and disruptions are business plans still relevant today?
Growing literacy challenges among Africans
Court to hear applications in Rites Foods, NBC contempt suit on Oct 27
Husband drags wife to court to seek divorce for alleged attempt to stab him
Nigeria moves to increase trade relations with Iran
Police arraign 6 suspects belonging to gang of thieves
We have no mandate to zone president, vice president positions – PDP Zoning Committee
Family centre hands over 35-year-old man to police for defiling 3 minors in Ebonyi
FG to sink more funds into infrastructure ― Fashola
VIDEO: Youth and Social Life with Prada Uzodinma
NCAA has been thorough in AOC issuance, renewal process — AONApostle Suleman wins Edo Man of The Year Award in UK
FG secures China EXIM loan to fund Keffi-Akwanga-Lafia-Makurdi road project — Fashola
Lalong cautions religious leaders against hate speech, spread of fake news
State of economy: Sack economic team now, CSO tells Buhari
Aggrieved APC groups boycott Appeal C’ttee stakeholders’ meeting in Lagos
Foreign investors exposure in equities rises 63.30% to N25.36bn
Buhari, FFK, and the quality of mercy – Femi AdesinaLagos task force impounds 410 motorcycles in one week
APC group, Lagos4Lagos unveils 36 party exco for state convention
Apostle Suleiman, Daisy Danjuma win Edo Man/Woman of the Year Award in Uk
Oil market: Prices hit the roof over low US stocks
Nigeria moves to increase trade relations with Iran
State of economy: Sack economic team now, CSO tells Buhari
PDP National Convention Committee inaugurates 15 sub-committees
Ex-lawmaker commences rehabilitation of damaged roads, vandalized boreholes in Kogi communities
2023 Presidential Race: PDP may jettison its zoning arrangement — Sources
Family centre hands over 35-year-old man to police for defiling 3 minors in Ebonyi
Man to receive 15 strokes of cane for stealing window burglary
UEFA doubles prize money at Women’s European Championships to €16m
UEFA urges FIFA to stop pushing two-year World Cup plan
Emir of Gaya: We have lost a promoter of peace, unity ― Lawmaker
Costa Rica 2022 Race: Falconets off to Douala for CAR clash
More tournaments mean greater opportunities for African teams
Second Citizenship Popular for Nigerian Business People
Collection of VAT by FIRS remains ― FG
Banks’ borrowings from CBN rise 737% to N2.3trn
Insurance GDP bounces back to growth, posts 15.7% Yr-on-Yr rise
Why philanthropy can’t bridge poverty gap —Fagbohun, ex LASU VC
Educationist, Adedoyin urges FG to abolish UTME
How I stabilized LASU academic calendar — Prof Fagbohun
You’re instrumental to Nigeria’s unity, DG tells corps members
Perennial Iwhreko-Ekiugbo Crisis: History, cause, trend, way out
Agony in South-East as most federal roads collapse
EDITORIAL
Unending cholera outbreaks in Nigeria
NGX market capitalisation extends loss by N24bn
NGX moves 180.30m shares worth N1.72bn

Daily Trust

Femi Adesina: Some Of Buhari’s Harshest Critics Dine With Him At Aso Rock
Femi Adesina: Some Of Buhari’s Harshest Critics Dine With Him At Aso Rock
Video Depicting Nigerian Military Onslaught On Terrorists In Zamfara False
The Impact Of Labelling COVID-19 As A Scam
China Promises To Introduce Unique Grass Technology To Nigeria
Army Vows To Deal With Female Soldier Who Dehumanised Corps Member
Three ‘Kidnappers’ Of Bethel School Students Nabbed
We Won’t Allow Foreigners Overrun Nigeria – Military
2 Years After MoU, FG’s $2.3bn Siemens Power Project Flops
APC Shifts State Congresses By Two Weeks
Journalist Narrates How Masked EFCC Officials Raided Her Residence At Ungodly Hour
October 1st: Nigeria ‘Ll Experience End In Attacks, Oppression -Kumuyi
5G Network Ready January 2022 –Pantami
Osinbajo Commissions Solar Power Project, N2.2bn Modern Market In Kaduna
How Abuse Of Procurement Laws ‘Worsens Nigeria’s Infrastructural Deficit’
We Don’t Need NCC For Electronic Transmission Of Results, Ogun REC Tackles National Assembly
ADC Attacks Northern Elders Forum Over 2023 Presidency Comments
Actress, Nkechi Blessing, Loses Mum
I Don’t Sleep With Married Women, Ex-Lover Replies Tonto Dikeh
Rihanna Ecstatic As She Meets Nigerian Singer Tems
COVID-19: Imo University Cancels Academic Session
Ogun Pensioners Shut Down Governor’s Office
Fish Out Vandals Of National Assets, FCT Minister Urges Security Agents

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