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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: Today's The Daily Times Newspaper Headlines [28 June, 2017].



Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 28 June, 2017.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Emir of Wase, Alhaji Sambo Mohammed, during the Durbar show, an annual activity to mark the Edl Fitri celebration, took out time to pray for the speedy recovery of President Mohammadu Buhari. The Emir said it has become even more imperative for the President to recover and return to the country as his presence []The post Sallah : Emir intensify pray for Buharis recovery appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Revd. Sunday Folayan, has been re-elected as the chairman of the African Network Information Centre (AFRINIC) for another term of one year at the on-going public policy forum on the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Revd. Sunday Folayan, is also the President Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA). Also on the board of []The post Nigerias Sunday Folayan re-elected AFRINIC chair appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
.Advocates dialogue to resolve all misunderstandings, problems .Break up not solution to Nigerias problem- Gov. Wike The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar, on Tuesday, said ongoing agitations in the country are symptoms of rot in the Nigerian system. Abubakar disclosed this in Sokoto when Rivers State Governor, Barrister Nyesom Wike, paid him a Sallah []The post Agitations symptoms of rot in Nigerian system Sultan appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday, applauded the resolution of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors Forum which called for restructuring and true federalism saying that the issue transcends religion and ethnicity. The former vice president, who is a chieftain of APC, also described as patriotic the convergence of positions around restructuring by []The post Atiku commends APC Govs, others over support for restructuring appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeri 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Indications have emerged that the Senate may summon the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), following his comment against members of the National Assembly over power of appropriation on budget. Though some senators have refrained from making comments on the issue, preferring the Senate to react officially for the purpose of []The post Senate may summon Fashola over remarks on 2017 Budget appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has called on Nigerians to continue to live in peace with one another irrespective of their religious or ethnic affiliations. Sanusi made the call on Tuesday during traditional Hawan Nasarawa at the Government House, Kano. The Emir advised adherents of the Islamic faith to practice the []The post Emir of Kano calls for peace, unity among Nigerians appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued a very stern warning to all operators of Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) to ensure they always obtain Aviation Height Clearance (AHC), Permits and Licences before construction of high rise structures. In an official statement issued yesterday and signed by the General Manager, Public Affairs, Sam []The post AHC: NCAA warns GSM providers, others to obtain permits appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The United Nations has said that the Micro, Small and Medium-size Enterprises (MSMEs) would be crucial to the actualization of its Sustainable Development Goals of ending poverty by year 2030. The UN stated this on Tuesday while marking the World MSMEs Day; adding that nine out of every ten businesses are MSMEs. In a statement []The post MSMEs crucial to end extreme poverty by 2030 UN appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says workers welfare is not properly captured in the 2017 national budget. The NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, said this while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja. Our budget system is not transparent enough, if you look at the estimate of this year budget, a lot of issues have []The post 2017 Budget: Workers welfare not properly captured NLC appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
6 Nigerians; Chimaroke, Ike Amechi, Anthony Emmanuel, Godfred Alex, Kayode Ayodele and Opious Owner, have been paraded at the Accra Regional Police Commander of Operations, for reportedly kidnapping and raping a lady who the main suspect, Chimaroke, have been interacting with on Facebook. According to Chief Superintendent Kwesi Ofori, the 21-year-old lady, Ashaley Botwe, was []The post 6 Nigerians arrested in Ghana over Kidnap and Rape of Facebook Friend appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Ni 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Tension is mounting in the Assin Dansame township in Ghana, following an order by the chief of the town for a corpse to be exhumed. The chief, Nana Twum Barima V is said to have ordered for the body of the deceased, Kofi Emmanuel to be exhumed from the cemetery on Monday 26th June, a []The post Chief orders Corpse of Buried Man to be exhumed for flouting Community Rules appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The 16-year-old girl who was allegedly defiled by a medical doctor, identified as Ejike Arum has shared her side of the story. In a chat with Human rights lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye, the teenager revealed the shocking things the Enugu based doctor made her do. According to Barrister Emeka, He disvirgined her violently. He penetrated her []The post Pictures of the 16-year-old Girl Raped by Medical Doctor in Enugu State appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
A trader who sells dried Indian hemp soaked in alcoholic drinks (popularly known as Monkey Tail) has told officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency that she deals in the product because it was the drink of choice by her customers. Adesola Kolawole, a mother of two, said she made an average of N5,000 []The post Why I Sold monkey Tail To Feed My Family Woman Tells NDLEA appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
A pretty girl is pains after being bathed with acid by a married woman who dreamt that she snatched her husband. According to Ijeoma Uba who shared the story, the young girl lost one eye as a result, and her breasts have (medically) become useless. Read what was shared online; This beautiful girl who made []The post Young Girl Loses Eye & Breasts After Married Woman Bathes Her With Acid appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Imo State Police Command led by the Commissioner of police, CP Ezike today, June 27, 2017 paraded about 36 persons suspected to be notorious Kidnappers, Armed Robbers, Cultists, including the one who is known for frequently raping his victims to stupor and coma. See pictures below:The post Notorious Cultists Who Rape Women To Stupor Paraded By Police In Imo appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
.Say action will save Nigeria from underdevelopment, unnecessary tussle .Appropriation power belongs to NASS, can alter budget proposals- Ozekhome .No, court did not say lawmakers can increase budget- Falana .We need more collaboration between Executive, Legislature at preparatory stage of budget Yusuf Ali As controversy over the propriety of alteration of the 2017 Budget []The post Budget controversy: Invoke Rule 22 of SCourt Order, SANs tell FG appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria N 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
. Targets electricity In an effort to source for additional funds to starve off recession and boost the economy, the Federal Government is seeking a loan of $5bn from the World Bank Group to enhance power availability in Nigeria. It will be recalled that the World Bank, had, in April, stated that a powerful delegation []The post FG seeks $5bn World Banks loan appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The marital crisis between Tonto Dikeh and Olakunle Churchill entered a whole new level this past weekend when Churchill went back to Tonto Dikehs family house to have her bride price refunded. Churchills uncle, Bishop Dare led a delegation to meet with Tonto Dikehs father, Chief Sunny Dikeh in Port Harcourt to collect the bride []The post VIDEO: Tonto Dikehs Father Refunds Bride Price To Churchills Family appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
His Imperial Majesty, Oba (Dr.) Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, Iku Baba Yeye, Alaafin of Oyo,his wives,Yoruba Chiefs and others attended 2017 Eid-il-Fitri prayers at the Muslim Praying ground at Agunpopo Oyo. He was pictured displaying his royal dance steps to the traditional talking drum and Sekere as he returned back to the palace after the []The post VIDEO: Alaafin Of Oyo Shows His Royal Dance Step After Prayers appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Loosing ones car is a bitter experience that can make even a very rich man feel really sad. Some people dont even think about the money but the relationship they have built with the car(yeah, just like having a dog, some people get quite attached) . So what should you do when your car gets []The post Here Is What You Should Do When Your Car Gets Stolen appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The electricity bill consumed by students of University Jos living in the various hotels on campus has gulped over a N100million, says the Vice Chancellor Professor Seddi Maimako. Speaking recently in a press conference to mark his one year in office as a Vice Chancellor, the VC said students welfare is paramount because without them []The post Unijos electricity bill gulp N100m in one year Vice Chancellor appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued a very stern warning to all operators of Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) to ensure they always obtain Aviation Height Clearance (AHC), Permits and Licences before construction of high rise structures. In an official statement issued yesterday and signed by the General Manager, Public Affairs, Sam []The post AHC: NCAA warns GSM providers, others to obtain permits appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Following the high rate of crimes and criminality across the country, an expert in security has called on the Federal Government to build a central database of its citizens to facilitate the tracking and arrest of criminals. Some criminal cases in the country include, armed robberies, kidnappings, Boko Haram, Cattle Herdsmen, Cattle rustlers, child trafficking, []The post FG urged to build central database to track criminals appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspa 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Barely ten days to the Osun West senatorial by-election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday alleged that the ruling All Progress Congress (APC) in the state was planning to scuttle the process of free, fair and credible poll. The party, through its Chairman, Mr Soji Adagunodo said this at a press conference in Osogbo. []The post Osun by-election: PDP alleges APC of conniving with INEC to scuttle process appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State has denied sponsoring hoodlums to attack the campaign train of Chief Ademola Adeleke. Adeleke is the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming Osun West Senatorial District by-election in the state. The party was reacting to a claim by the PDP that it (APC) []The post Osun West bye-election: APC denies attack on Adelekes campaign train appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Some herbal medical practitioners in Bayelsa State have applauded the National Assembly (NASS) on its move to integrate indigenous medicine into the countrys health care delivery system. A Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of complementary and alternative medicine commission recently passed for third reading in the House of Representatives. Also passed []The post Stakeholders hail NASS over Bill on traditional medicine practice appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Following the failure of Etisalat Nigeria to renegotiate a $1.2 billion loan it took four years ago from 13 Nigerian banks, Abu Dhabi state investment fund, Mubadala has pulled out of the telecoms firm. Mubadala gave no details on what it meant by pulled out, but said it had intervened in the loan renegotiation talks []The post Etisalat: Mubadala pulls out of Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Some cardholders in the past have avoided purchasing goods online because of security concerns, but the trend is changing due to the confidence building in the use of online cards. According to Global Payment Cards Data and Forecasts to 2021, an annual survey by RBR, the value of e-commerce card payments made worldwide grew 26 []The post e-commerce card spending to reach $6trn by 2021-Report appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Barely 48 hours after regaining his freedom, chairman of the Niger State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Tanko Beji, has said that he is now prepared for the 2019 political battle in the country. Beji was granted bail by a Minna High Court last Friday after spending 4 days in the Minna []The post I am ready for 2019 political battle -says Niger State PDP chairman appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
A Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Abiodun Tobun, on Monday distributed N2 million worth of General Certificate of Education (GCE) forms to no fewer than 130 indigent students of Epe Constituency I. Tobun of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who represents the constituency in the Lagos State House of Assembly, told newsmen at the official distribution of []The post Lagos lawmaker empowers 130 students with GCE forms appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Katsina State government has concluded arrangements to convene stakeholders summit to discuss way forward for local government councils in the state. Gov. Aminu Masari made the announcement on Monday in Katsina when the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, paid him the traditional Sallah Homage known as Hawan-bariki. He said that the summit is []The post Katsina to convene stakeholders summit on way forward for councils Masari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Dissatisfied with the voter turn-out, Adamawa State Governor, Muhammadu Bindow has said that he would declare public holiday to enable eligible citizens of the state participate in the ongoing Continuous Voters Registration (CVR). Bindow said this while receiving some Adamawa traditional rulers who paid him Sallah homage on Monday in Yola. The governor said that []The post CVR: Adamawa Govt to declare public holiday appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello has urged Nigerians to move beyond primordial sentiments and unite towards building a strong country with opportunities for all. Bello who spoke with newsmen in Minna, said, Nigeria is better off as a strong and united nation of diverse people. We need each other and shall be happy together. He []The post Nigeria better off as one strong nation, says Gov. Bello appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The National Youth Council of Nigeria has called on youths to disregard any act designed to promote disunity and division of the country. The council gave the advice in a statement jointly signed by Mr Adedotun Omoleye and Mr Obinna Nwaka, Director and Deputy Directors in charge of political and democratic matters of the council. []The post Council urges youths to disregard plan to divide Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Deputy Leader of the Senate, Bala Ibn NaAllah, has insisted that those calling for the scrapping of the upper legislative chamber were wasting their time. This was contained in a series of video interviews conducted by the Special Assistant on New Media to the President of the Senate, Bamikole Omishore. NaAllah in a story []The post Those calling for scrapping of Senate are jokers NaAllah appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) has recommended family planning methods for teenagers to restrict high rate of pregnancy among them and secure their future. Dr. Omasanjuwa Edun, the Lagos State Team Leader of the initiative, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that family planning would also make them know the []The post Place teenagers on family planning methods to secure their future appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspaper 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
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Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has facilitated the release of 40 inmates of KirikirI Medium Security Prison in Lagos as part of activities to mark his 55the birthday. Gbajabiamila, who cut his birthday cake at a prison decongestion initiative for the release of the inmates at the prison, said the []The post Gbajabiamila facilitates release of 40 inmates from Kirikiri Prisons appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Piqued by the suffering of her constituents, commuting in and around the Otto Wharf link road, of Lagos State, a member of the House of Representatives, representing Ajeromi Ifelodun Federal Constituency, Hon. Rita Orji, has facilitated a temporary palliative, to stall loss of lives and property along the route. Speaking with some representatives of Julius []The post Reps member intervenes in constituency road appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Major towns and cities in Osun State are agog with celebrations as Progressive Comprehensive High School Modakeke on Friday won the 2017 edition of Copa Coca-Cola football competition at the Onikan Stadium, Lagos. The Osun State representative defeated Owerri City College from Imo State 1-0 thanks to Akinlabi Adewales 44th minute brilliant strike. No fewer []The post Osun agog, as school emerges Copa Coca-Cola champs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The Lagos State Karate Association in conjunction with the Samshi Karate Academy Lagos has concluded plans to organize an exciting Under-18 Karate Championship on Saturday, July 1, 2017. U-18 Karatakers drawn from schools and clubs in and around Lagos State are expected to feature in the programme starting from 8am on Saturday, July 1, at []The post Lagos U-18 Karate tourney holds July 1 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
Ahead of this years Hockey Super league in Abuja, Union Bank mens Hockey team of Lagos have began close camping in the Oyo State capital of Ibadan between July 7 and 14, 2017. The Stallions were runners up to Niger Flickers last year and they believe a stronger team would emerge to grab the title []The post Union Bank camp in Ibadan ahead Hockey League appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
An association called Nigeria Ex-International Footballers Association (NEIFA) based in United States of America has expressed shock at the demise of one of Nigerias ex-internationals, Kelechi Emteole, who died recently in India. President of NEIFA, Francis Moniedafe, described the demise of the man popularly called Caterpillar as one death too many! Caterpillar is no more []The post NEIFA mourns Emetole appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
British boxer Tyson Fury has said he wants to fight with the Nigerian-born boxer Anthony Joshua in Lagos. Fury has been trading words with Joshua since the Nigerian-born boxer defeated Wladimir Klitschko in April to become the world heavy champion. Fury claimed to be more Nigerian than Joshua and has now added that he wants []The post Video: Tyson Fury Wants to fight Nigerian Born Anthony Joshua in Lagos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
AS TRADITIONAL ways of doing business are tweaked and reworked, entrepreneurs have taken it on themselves to revolutionise the way we do business. For many the new marketplace is the internet and as we move towards a more digitally infused world, traditional methods of business have had to find new ways to stay relevant. If []The post Heritage Banks breakthrough banking style helps less fortunate appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
WHETHER youre starting up a business, looking to expand and grow or want to consolidate what you have, a second business bank account is vital. From everyday hardworking business owners and entrepreneurs to corrupt politicians and even infamous kidnappers like Evans, it always makes sense to open a second business account. Leaving the criminally minded []The post Why you need to Open a second business account appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
YOUD be hard pressed going anywhere in Nigeria without the state of the economy and the recession being hot topics of conversation. There is no question millions of Nigerians are doing it tough, with work hard to find and spending habits in decline. Despite local and international interest in Nigerian products and services, this collective []The post Nigerian banks lead way on growth strategies for businesses appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
LOW oil prices and the dim prospect of a resurgence in the sector have put investors in between a rock and a hard place. Consistently low prices have hit oil companies, the Nigerian federal government, investors and banks hard. However, according to oil experts Proshare (although) fundamentals continue to look poor (,) there is a []The post OPEC measures struggle to boost oil prices appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 28 Jun 2017
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) said on Monday, that Madagascar had joined the bank as a participating state. A statement by the continental trade finance institution in Lagos, said Batrice Jeanine Atallah, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Madagascar, formalized the countrys membership of the bank on June 24. According to the statement, the signing of []The post Madagascar joins Afreximbank appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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