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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: Today's The Daily TImes Newspaper Headlines [24 June, 2017].



Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Saturday, 24 June, 2017.

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudemeje George Onwuamadike alias Evans, said he installed close circuit camera (CCTV) in all his houses to prevent his arrest. Evans who is currently being detained by operatives of the Inspector General of Polices Intelligence Response Team (IRT), said he had people on ground monitoring the CCTV, and the monitors gave him []The post I installed CCTV in my houses to prevent arrest Evans appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Passenger traffic rose at the Domestic Terminals 1 and 2 of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, on Friday ahead of the Eid-el-Fitr holidays. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondents at the airport terminals observed an influx of outbound and inbound passengers heading to various destinations. Many passengers were seen on long queues, waiting to []The post Passengers flock to Lagos Airport ahead Eid-el-Fitr holidays appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspape 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, affirmed the election of Aminu Tambuwal as governor of Sokoto State. The court dismissed the suit filed by Sen. Umar Dahiru, challenging the nomination of Tambuwal as the governor candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the April 2015 general elections. Justice Gabriel Kolawale dismissed the suit []The post Sokoto guber tussle: Court affirms Tambuwals election appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
A Non-Governmental Organisation, Campaign for Development and Democracy in Bayelsa (CDDB), said it had begun grassroots sensitisation on dangers of cash inducement and violence before and during 2019 general elections. Director of the organisation, Dr Ekiyor Wilson, stated this at a news conference on Friday in Yenagoa. He said that the early campaign was necessary []The post 2019 Elections: NGO sensitises grassroots on violence, cash inducement appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria New 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday, ordered Sen.Sani Abubakar Danladi, representing Taraba North Senatorial District, to vacate his seat and refund all salaries and allowances he received within 90 days. The court also declared Alhaji Shuaibu Isa Lau, as the senator representing Taraba North. The order was contained in the judgement of the court []The post Supreme Court sacks Senator Danladi, orders him to refund salaries, allowances appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from N 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
*Alleges that Wikes government has nothing to offer Rivers people Dr. Austin Tam-George, on Friday (today) resigned his appointment as the Rivers State Commissioner for Information. The commissioner called some journalists who were his close friends and announced his resignation. He told journalists that he decided to quit because Wikes government has nothing to offer []The post Breaking News: Rivers State Commissioner for Information resigns appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday upheld the election of the Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal and dismissed a suit seeking his removal from office. In his verdict in a suit by Senator Umaru Dahiru, challenging the legality of Tambuwals emergence as the APC governorship candidate, Justice Kolawole dismissed []The post Court dismisses Sen Dahirus suit seeking for Tambuwals removal appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
A pan-Nigeria youth group, I belong to One Nigeria Initiative has cautioned the Federal Government against arrest of leaders of the Arewa youths over quite notice on Igbos, insisting that such action will not only set the Northern states on fire but also the entire country. The group also cautioned Governor Nasir El-Rufai over his []The post Quit Notice on Igbos: Group cautions FG, El-Rufai over Arewa Youths Arrest appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The South East Revival Group (SERG) has commended the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Federal Government for listening to the voice of reason and freeing the Managing Director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah. The group also commended coalition of civil society and humans rights activists who played one []The post SERG commends FG, DSS for freeing Ifeanyi Ubah appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has raised alarm over the insertion of projects outside the purview of his ministry in the 2017 Appropriation Act by the National Assembly. Fashola, a senior advocate, said it was unfair to the Executive arm for the inclusion of such projects after public hearings on []The post Fashola Laments Lagos-Ibadan/2nd Niger bridge Budget Cuts by NASS appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Two years after the proclamation of the 8th Lagos State House of Assembly, the Assembly largely acknowledged to be operating above the common standard of excellence and the proud of state legislatures in the country. ALADE TASMA in this reports, conduct a critical analysis of assessing the legislative performance of the House by X-raying individual []The post Two years of 8th Lagos Assembly: X-ray of activities of lawmakers; performers and bench warmers appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nig 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The 43-year-old National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme in Nigeria has hit the news again for all the bad reasons. Its batch B, first stream of 2016/2017 service year which began the orientation exercise on November 24, 2016 has recorded one painful death of participants too many across the land. The latest count is []The post Double tragedy for family as NYSC records another death at Taraba appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Prostrate cancer has destroyed the lives of many men in the past and no man should experience it. This is sign of the disease you should not ignore Its the most common cancer for men in the UK, so make sure you know the first warning sign of prostate cancer. One in seven British []The post Guys, This is the First Symptom of Prostate Cancer You Should Watch Out for appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
the recent study found how individuals witth rheumatoid arthritis who consumed fish twice weekly were rewarded health-wise than those who consumed less fish. Research has shown that eating fish may reduce arthritis symptoms. Arthritis is a term used in describing any disorder that affects the joints. People of all ages, races and sexes can []The post Do You Know What Eating Fish Twice a Week Will Do to Your Body' Find Out! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Ne 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
A shocking report released by researchers has revealed hair dye and chemical relaxers might predispose consumers to cancer File Photo Common salon hair treatments involving Hair dye and chemical relaxers can drastically increase the risk of breast cancer. These are the findings of a new study conducted by researchers at the Rutgers School of []The post Study Links Hair Dye, Relaxers to Breast Cancer appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
5 people have been hospitalised in Ondo State for being infected with the dreaded Lassa Fever. Officials at the Ondo State Ministry of Health confirmed the development, saying five persons have so far been diagnosed with the disease in the state. Three weeks ago, there were reports that a student of Achievers University, Owo, []The post 5 new cases of Lassa Fever confirmed in Ondo State appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday affirmed the election of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State as the duly nominated candidate of the All Progressive Congress in the Sokoto governorship election 2015. The was contained in a judgment delivered yesterday by Justice Gabriel Kolawole on the suit remitted from Supreme Court for fresh []The post Court affirms Gov. Tambuwal s election appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Orders Danladi , Hember to refund all salaries, allowance within 90 days Orders Senate President, Speaker to swear in Lau, Hember as Senator and House member The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Friday sacked the Senator representing Taraba North Senatorial District, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi and the member of House of Representatives representing []The post SCourt sacks Senator Sani Danladi from Senate ,Hon. Iorwase Hembe from House of Rep. appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fr 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The prosecution in the trial of former President Goodluck Jonathans cousin, Azibaola Robert, wife, Stella and firm, Oneplus, stalled the cross-examination of its witnesses by seeking abrupt adjournment which was frowned at by Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja Although the defendants were ready to take up issues with an Economic and []The post $40m contract: EFCCs bid for fresh evidence stalls Jonathans cousins trial appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The military has assured the public of their safety and property in any part of the country. A statement signed by the Director of Defence Information, Major-general John Enenche on Friday said the assurance became necessary following so many requests in the recent past, to know from the Military about the safety of Nigerians living []The post DHQ assures public of safety of lives,property appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Written by Declan Cooley In a bid to get the Nigerian economy firing from the ground up Heritage Bank has again thrown its support behind the National Youth Service Corp. With an eye to finding the next Dangote or tech giant, Heritage Bank announced it would be running a series of leadership programs exclusively for []The post NYSC Members get Entrepreneurial Boost from Heritage Bank appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Doing business in Nigeria isnt always as easy as taking a walk in the park. Whether dealing with suppliers, contractors or government agencies, there are hoops to jump through and reams of red tape to slash and burn. As one of Nigerias foremost banks in support of business and getting the economy back on track, []The post Heritage Bank breaks down five easy steps to access FX market appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Grant Samuel, a 52-year-old businessman, who was arraigned by the EFCC on a N6 million theft charge, was on Friday discharged and acquitted on the orders of an Ikeja High Court. Samuel, who lives at No. 21, Sowemimo St., Ikeja, was alleged to have committed the offence sometime in April 2012 in Lagos by converting []The post Court Acquits Businessman Of Theft Charge After 5 Years appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Cameroon coach Hugo Broos admits his side are lacking a clinical striker as the Indomitable Lions struggle to score at the Confederations Cup. If you have one [striker] in mind, please tell me his name and Ill go straight away and see him, he said. The African champions missed several chances to beat Australia as []The post Cameroon coach desperate for a striker appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Liverpool have completed the 39m euro (34m) signing of Romas Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah. Salah, 25, has signed a five-year deal and has been a prime target for manager Jurgen Klopp. At current exchange rates, the fee is short of the club record 35m paid for Andy Carroll in 2011 but matches the sum they []The post Mohamed Salah: Liverpool sign Romas former Chelsea winger for 34m appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Delta State Government has approved the completion of outstanding works and spectators stand/tartan track of Asaba Township Stadium, Asaba. This was one of the decisions taken during the state Executive Council meeting held in Government House, Asaba, on Tuesday and Wednesday this week. The approval is in fulfillment of the pledge made by the State []The post Delta approves completion of Asaba Township Stadium, others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia mercurial mid-fielder, Shedrack Asiegbu says his two goals against league leaders, Plateau United in a Week 25 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) at the weekend will motivate him to do more for the club. Asiegbu, who had not scored for Abia Warriors this season, before his brace last weekend, []The post Asiegbu assures Abia Warriors of goals appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Lobi Stars forward Kingsley Eduwo and FC Ifeanyiubahs Ghanaian head coach Yaw Preko have been named League Bloggers Awards (LBA) Player and Manager respectively for the month of May. Eduwo and Preko posted superior performances with their clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in the month under review to fend off other contenders []The post Eduwo, Preko emerge LBA winners for May appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
At times it can seem like its impossible to get ahead and on top of your finances. With temptations hidden around almost every corner attempting to save your money can be a bit like going on a diet. Just as that cake dripping in gooey chocolate calls out to you, so too do those shoes []The post 6 tips on saving money and achieving financial goals appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
IF YOU think youve got what it takes to be a business leader, Nigerias hit entrepreneurial reality TV show The Next Titan is back in its fourth season. The show, sponsored by Heritage Bank, is on the hunt for driven and motivated entrepreneurs looking to get their lucky break. If youve got the entrepreneurial spirit, []The post Heritage Bank launches auditions for hit reality show The Next Titan appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Ford Motor company is recalling nearly 16,000 Ikon and Figo models in South Africa due to a potential fire risk, the firm said on Friday. The models were built between 2004 and 2012 in India, Ford said in a statement. A power steering fluid leak could result in fumes being emitted from the engine compartment. []The post Ford recalls 15,600 cars in South Africa over fire risk appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The Director General, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Professor Lucy Ogbadu, has said that Nigeria has great future with the appropriate deployment of Biotechnology in the Agricultural Sector. Ogbadu, who described Biotechnology as a cutting-edge tool that has the potential of changing the way farming is done and ensuring a food- secured Nigeria made the []The post Nigeria has great future in Biotechnology DG, NABDA appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nige 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Dr. Ambrosie Bryant Chukwueloka (A.B.C) Orjiako now holds a combined direct and indirect interest of 8.39 per cent in Seplat Petroleum a statement from the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has said. The statement from Seplat Petroleum Development Company , which is in accordance to regulatory filing rules by the NSE, noted that Dr. ABC Orjiako, []The post Orjiako hikes stake in Seplat to 8.4 % appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Internet hackers can attack at random and virtually whenever they want, thats why it pays to do everything possible to ensure your online accounts are safe. Whether youre logging on to your email account, phone or internet banking your best defence against hackers and fraudsters is to have a strong password. Technically no password is []The post How to stop hackers and fraudsters stealing your money appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Deny EFCC probe The management of Etisalat Nigeria has denied that they are being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), following a petition to the Federal Government asking that Etisalat be investigated on how the funds from the syndicated loans were utilized. The Vice President, Regulatory & Corporate Affairs, Etisalat Nigeria, []The post We repaid 420% of original loan Etisalat appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The proposed ICT University of Nigeria, the first of its kind in Africa and one of the pet projects of Nigerias Minister of Communications, Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, has received the support of Facebook and other industry giants at the just concluded World Summit on the Information Society tagged WSIS FORUM 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland. Shittu, []The post ICT University receives support from global IT giants appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) and the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) have form a pact to wage anti-corruption war against racketeers in the procurement of Information Technology, (IT) products and service among the Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the director general of NITDA, []The post NITDA, EFCC partners to tackle IT procurement racketeers in MDAs appeared first on Daily Times Niger 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation led by the Hon. Commissioner of WAPA, Dr Lola Akande held their annual WAPA Connect Conference recently with the theme Fostering Domestic Harmony through Multi Perspective Analysis & Graphic Display/Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century Some of the dignitaries in attendance include the wife of Lagos State Governor, []The post Abike Dabiri-Erewa, led others to grace the WAPA Connect Conference appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The cream de la cream of society train of personality and who is who in society have a stopover in Ifo, Ogun State tomorrow Saturday June 24th 2017 when Asiwaju Iyalode of Ifo Land, Ogun State, Elder Chief Abimbola Victoria Adewale nee Jinronni celebrates her 70th birthday at the Korede Event and Rentals, Arigbajo, Ifo []The post When Asiwaju Iyalode of Ifo clocks 70 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The families of the governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, and former member of the House of Representatives and now presidential assistant on foreign relations and diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, are set to join their son and daughters hands in marriage. Dabiri-Erewas son, Oladipo, and Amosuns daughter, Ayomide, will tie the nuptial knot at a []The post Governor Amosuns daughter to become Mrs Dabiri appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Folarin Alakija, who is one of the worlds richest black woman, Folorunsho Alakijas four sons, married Iranian beauty Nazanin Jafarian Ghaissarifar in an extravagant wedding at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire over the weekend, which is estimated to have cost around 5m (about N2billion). Folarin, who is in his late 30s lost his first wife to []The post When Folorunsho Alakija spent N2Billion on her son wedding appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
For obvious reasons, Tribe, a film from the stable of IGOSTEVE will pass as one of the most anticipated films in Nollywood. Aside being one of the last films which featured the acting skills of late Peter Bunor, before he took ill and unfortunately died, it has been dogged by many controversies albeit transformations since []The post Nollywood awaits Peter Bunors last film, Tribe appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal (KWAM1), Sir Shina Peters and Puffy Tee are among music veterans that will mentor the 40 Ariya Repete quarter finalists at the Ariya Repete Academy scheduled for July 3 at the Conference Hotel, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State. This is part of the ongoing Ariya Repete initiative, an expanded music talent hunt []The post K1, Shina Peters, Puffy Tee Mentor Participants at Ariya Repete Academy appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
The thrill and excitement of The Voice Nigeria hit fever pitch as the show returned yesterday, Sunday 18th of June 2017 on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv 151) and Africa Magic Urban (DStv 153). The coaches got the show running with a medley of their individual tracks and this set the tone for the contestants blind []The post The Voice Nigeria is back!! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Living Things crooner, 9ice is reinventing his image by unveiling a fresh look in a set of new photos just released. The beautiful pictures were shot by Mr Arilabadi. He steps out boldly in mid-length dreadlocks with ponytails dabbed with a touch of gold dye. The award-winning singer who recently signed a management deal with []The post Photos: 9ice Flaunts New Look In Fresh Photos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Even though Big Brother Naija 2017 is over, Efe the Big Brother Naija 2017 winner is showing no sign of slowing down. About a month ago, he released a joint Based On Logistics, produced by his prolific producer Duktor Sett which got a massive airplay and reception. Efe surprised his teaming fans (Efe Nation) with []The post Efe drops new song Somebody appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
. Launch Foundation Popular Naija FM OAP, humanitarian and public speaker Sabina along with her siblings on Monday; June 19, 2017 introduced a new foundation named The Alfred-Winifred Women Foundation in memory of their late parents; Rev. Alfred Oikhala & Deaconess Winifred Isibhakhome Oikhala. The initial announcement of their mothers death (who passed away on []The post On-air Personality Sabina and Siblings Commemorate Late Parents Legacy appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria New 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
In a new article titled ABUJA: The City of the Emperor, Doyin Okupe writes on the growing agitation of the Nnamdi Kanu led IPOB Groopu and why elder statesmen are all keeping quite in the face of the looming disaster. Read his article below. There is indeed a god in Abuja. He is a very []The post Why is Obasanjo, IBB, Abdulsalam and other silent on the Biafra agitation' Doyin Okupe writes appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 24 Jun 2017
Sadiya Farouq, the Federal Commissioner of the National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced persons, NCFRMI, has broken her silence over her alleged role in the diversion of dates gifted to Nigeria by Saudi government to be distributed to IDPs. Last week, the Saudi Arabian government raised alarm over the sale of the date []The post NCFRM commissioner accused of diverting Saudi date meant for IDPs, breaks her silence appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from 
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