NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [18 JULY, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 18 July, 2017.

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
*Declares 282 vessels missing at different Nigerian ports The Senate on Monday revealed another level of monumental corruption within the Nigerias revenue generating corridors, as it hinted that goods worth N7 trillion are being smuggled into the country. According to the Senate, the implication is that smugglers in Nigeria are in control of a huge []The post How N7trn goods are smuggled into Nigeria annually -Senate appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sponsored Ad

Interested in Advertising?


Tue, 18 Jul 2017
*As council withholds 215,000 results The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has released the results for the 2017 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) with a total of 923, 486 candidates representing 59.22 percent obtaining minimum of credits in five subjects and above including English language and Mathematics. Addressing journalists on Monday at the []The post Over 923,000 candidates pass WASSCE appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspa 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Pakistani Child Rights Crusader Malala Youfsaza, has urged the Federal Govenment to implement the Child Rights Act in all the states of the federation to endure access to education every Nigerian child. Yousafzai is a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate. She made the appeal on Monday during a meeting []The post Malala meets Osinbajo, wants FG to implement Child Rights Act in 36 states appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. BabatundeFashola, has assured Nigerians that electricity supply to homes will improve from next month. Fashola said this while delivering a lecture at the University of Lagos on last week. In his lecture titled, Power sector reform In Nigeria: challenges and the way forward, the former Lagos State governor []The post Expect improved electricity next month, says Fashola appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
A High Court in Nsukka, E nugu State, on Monday, denied bail application to five suspects of Nimbo killing. The suspects are facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and culpable homicide. The Daily Times recalls that in April 5, 2015, some suspected Fulani herdsmen invaded Ukpabi-Nimbo in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State and []The post Nimbo killing: Court refuses bail to 5 Fulani suspects appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Hearing on the N359million fraud trial of a former provost of the Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology, FSMLT, Dr. Nkereuwem Sunday Etukudo, suffered another setback yesterday as the absence of the trial judge, Justice Y. G. Dakwak of the Plateau State High Court, Jos, stalled the matter. The court registrar who cited scheduling conflicts []The post Court adjourns Ex-FSMLTs Provost, Etukudo N359m fraud trial to October 26 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeri 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Barely few days to the much expected Local Government Elections in Lagos, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Prince Rasheed Ayilara has vowed to turn the entire Ojo constituency around within the first year of his administration if he is elected as the Executive Chairman of the Council. Ayilara, who appealed to the good People of []The post Council Elections: Ayilara canvasses for votes, promises to turn Ojo LG around appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspa 

Sponsored Ad

Interested in Advertising?


Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Despite the outcry in many quarters about the harsh economic situation of the country today, fate still has a way of beaming lucky smiles on some people. This was the case of some residents of Ibadan, Oyo State whose sad economic tales suddenly turned to jubilation at the celebration of 30 years of broadcasting and []The post Reps member charges politicians to always give back to the society appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
According to Malam Naseer Kura, Executive Director Basic Rights Action, the issue of recall of elected members of the legislature is one of the critical components of our Constitution since the return to civil rule and constitutional democracy since 1999. Section 69 of the 1999 Constitution details what needs to be done for a recall []The post Suspension of Melayes recall and mischievous audit of TETFUND appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Lawmakers in Lagos have begun moves to reduce the cost of governance but appear to have included their own leadership in the largess Has the government started listening closely to the demands of the people or their own self interest' The Socio-Economic Right And Accountability Project called on state authorities to end the era of []The post Lagos Assembly Moves Against Tinubu, Fashola appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Dr Cairo Ojouigboh, Deputy National Vice Chairman of the defunct Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said they are still members of the party despite the recent Supreme Court judgement. Ojouigboh said this in an interview with newsmen on Sunday in Warri shortly after meeting with some members who []The post We are still members of PDP says Ojouigboh appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has written the Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, demanding the release of the report of the panel that investigated corruption allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr David Babachir Lawal. The Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum, who also demanded the release of the []The post Fayose Threatens To Sue Osinbajo, Demands Panel Report On SGF Lawal & NIA DG appeared first on Daily Times Niger 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The executive governor of Kaduna state; Mallam Nasir El-Rufai and his young children were spotted on a train ride to Kaduna this morning. The governor was accompanied by his aides and other government officials. See photos below;The post Nasir El-Rufai And His Children Spotted On A Train Ride In Kaduna. Photos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Presidency has reiterated its stance that certain federal appointments should not require the Senates confirmation. It said the refusal by the Senate to confirm the appointment of the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, had more to do with politics than with the law. This is the position of []The post Presidency Drags Senate To Supreme Court Over Magu, Others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Pastor Wonder Wonder is back again and this time with claims that his miracle water killed an evil bird which had been tormenting the man pictured above, for two weeks. Bishop Sam Zuga of the House Of Joy Church, Gboko in Benue State, on July 7th, unveiled the World Wonder Water which he claims can []The post Bishop Sam Zugas Wonder Water Allegedly Kills evil Bird That Had Been Tormenting A Man For 2 Weeks appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
An expert, Tyler Butler, Founder and Principal, Eleven Consulting, and Former Director of CSR at GoDaddy, has said that people should expect to see more large-scale campaigns in the second half of 2017 and beyond that leverage their company products to help their local communities. Butler who was a guest speaker at a forum organised []The post Expect more large-scale campaigns in second half 2017 at global scene Expert appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
New figures from the United States suggest that thousands of people without criminal records are being actively sought as a result of President Donald Trumps election promise to get tough with illegal immigrants. With an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants living in the US, Mr Trump had originally said he would prioritise the deportation of []The post My Elections promise on illegal immigrants will get tougher- Trump appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
President Donald Trump of the United States has been reported to have lashed out at the U.S. media Sunday, accusing it of Distorting Democracy. The accusation was contained in the Presidents reaction to media reports on the Trump Juniors (eldest sons) meeting last year with a Russian lawyer he thought would hand him incriminating information []The post Trump says media distorting democracy with coverage of sons Russia meeting appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newsp 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The wife of the Cross River State Governor, Dr Linda Ayade has said that unskilled labour claimed the lives of two women that died in a prophetess home during delivery in Ikom local government area of Cross River State explaining that the traditional birth attendant that attended to the women was professionally incompetent. She regretted []The post Unskilled birth attendants responsible for death of pregnant women -Mrs. Ayade appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newsp 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
A 39-year old woman, Mrs Omotayo Salawudeen, on Monday confessed that she had sexual intercourse with her late husband Alhaji Salawudeen Hakeem before killing him. She made this disclosure while she was being interrogated by the press men during police parade of criminals in the Osun State police headquarters, Osogbo on Monday, July 17, 2017. []The post Wife confesses to killing husband after sex appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
For alleged N960m fraud, abuse of office Yusufs letter is gross misconduct, insubordination Panel concludes investigation in 2 weeks Health Minister suspends 8 more senior officials of the NHIS Fresh indications have emerged about the likely punishment of the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman []The post NHIS boss risks more sanctions over rejection of suspension letter appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria New 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
..APC must die, says Fayose Only miracle can stop PDP from regaining power in 2019 .Leaders must focus on rebuilding PDP, says Jonathan The immediate past President of the country, Dr Goodluck Jonathan has tasked leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to focus on rebuilding the structures of the party that were almost destroyed []The post Jonathan, Makarfi, Fayose, Wike, Bankole, others meet to reposition PDP appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Presidency has refuted embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. SAMBO Dasuki that the 2015 general elections was made possible by PDP led government of former President Goodluck Jonathan. Special Assistant to the President on Media, Mallam Garba Shehu, said that Dasuki was only attempting to rewrite history. In the foreword of a book entitled: []The post Presidency faults Dasuki over comment on Boko Haram appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Delta state government has taken steps to resolve the alleged infighting between Degree and Higher National Diploma holders in Civil Service while Verification Committee set up by the State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa yesterday rounded off its exercise. Chairman of the Committee, Mr. Mike Okeme told journalists in Asaba that the State Government high []The post Delta govt moves to end degree, HND holders infighting in civil service appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nig 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Africas high level dialogue on sustainable development being organized by Believe In Africa 2017 to enhance economic integration and development of the continent, has been scheduled to take place in Marrakech, Morocco between September 11 and 12, 2017. The 2017 edition titled Women and Agriculture scheduled to take place at Four Seasons Hotel Marrakech, will []The post Africas women/sustainable growth dialogue berths in Marrakesh Sept 11-12 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fro 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Six people have been feared dead in a road traffic crash that occurred at the Sagamu interchange axis of the Lagos- Ibadan Expressway. The commercial car, a Nissan Quest with registration number FKJ 297 AJ had reportedly rammed into an Iveco truck marked LND 902 XE resulting in the fatal crash. In a reaction, the []The post Six killed in Lagos-Sagamu road crash appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Lagos state house of assembly on Monday initiates and passed into law the Lagos State independent electoral commission amendment bill 2017. The bill which enjoyed an accelerated passage has the first, second and third reading before its eventual passage all less than 10 minutes. This however, remains unprecedented in proceedings of the House. Majority leader []The post Lagos Assembly passes Electoral Law in 10 minutes appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The post Daily Times Newspaper, Tuesday, July 18, 2017 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The National Vice-President of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria South-South Zone, Eddie Bekon, is dead. Nigeria Sports body has been thrown into a state of mourning. The National Vice-President of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria South-South Zone, Eddie Bekon, has passed on. Eddie has been battling for his life for the past three []The post Gas Explosion Kills SWAN Vice-President, Family appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
In 2015, Emmanuel Adebayor publicly revealed some of the personal issues with his family that have disrupted his career. Now the Togolese striker has spoken exclusively to the BBC about the controversy.The post Adebayor: I dont talk to my family anymore appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
New Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza can be the best player in the world, says her coach Conchita Martinez. Muguruza beat American five-time champion Venus Williams 7-5 6-0 in Saturdays final and is expected to rise to number five in the new world rankings today. The 23-year-old is now a double Grand Slam champion, having won []The post Muguruza can be worlds bestMartinez appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Aled Davies won his third world title in the F42 discus and Britains seventh gold medal of the World Para-athletics Championships in London. Wales Davies, the London 2012 champion and world record holder, threw 51.54m to beat Tom Habscheid of Luxembourg. The 26-year-old can add gold in the shot put next Saturday he is []The post Davies shines at World Para-athletics Ch/ships appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Istanbul Basaksehir youngster Cengiz Under has completed a move to Roma for an initial 13.4million, the Serie A club have confirmed. The 20-year-old, who had been attracting interest from Manchester City, has penned a five-year deal and could cost the capital club a further 1.5m in bonus payments. Under, who has four Turkey caps to []The post Roma complete 13.4m Under deal appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Chelsea have loaned midfielder Marco van Ginkel to PSV for the 2017-18 season. Van Ginkel will return to PSV for a third loan spell in a move that was confirmed by the Dutch side on Sunday. The 24-year-old has been on Chelseas books since signing from Vitesse in 2013, but has rarely featured for the []The post Chelsea star Van Ginkel joins PSV on loan appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
AC Milan have confirmed the signing of Lucas Biglia, the midfielder arriving from Lazio to join the clubs revolution under their new owners, Yonghong Lis Rossoneri Sport Investment Lux group. Milan completed a major coup with the signing of Juventus defensive lynchpin Leonardo Bonucci for 42million on Friday and Biglia becomes the 10th new arrival []The post Biglia joins AC Milan revolution appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists the club have never considered a move for Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, labelling it mission impossible. Ronaldo, 32, was linked with a move from Madrid in the off-season, with United and Paris Saint-Germain reportedly interested. But, speaking after his sides 5-2 friendly win over LA Galaxy on Saturday, []The post Mourinho rules out Ronaldo move appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Ander Herrera insists there has been no approach from Barcelona amid reports he is set to sign a mega-money deal to remain at Manchester United. The midfielder was speaking after featuring in Uniteds 5-2 friendly triumph over LA Galaxy, having been questioned over a possible return to LaLiga. Ernesto Valverdes appointment at Camp Nou led []The post Herrera denies Barca approach appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Angola have taken another step towards qualifying for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after they defeated hosts Mauritius 1-0 on Sunday. The Southern Zone second round, first leg qualifier at Stade Anjalay in Belle Vue Maurel saw the Palancas Negras claim the narrow victory thanks to an first-half goal from Ricardo Job. The second []The post Angola closer to CHAN qualification appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has intervened in inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market with the supply of 195 million dollars in its continuous effort to stabilise the market. Acting Director, Corporate Communications of CBN, Mr Isaac Okorafor, in a statement on Monday, said that 100 million dollars was offered through the wholesale segment. Okorafor said []The post CBN increases forex supply with $195m appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Kuwaiti Oil Minister, Issam Almarzooq, recently said that the exemption granted Nigeria and Libya with regard to the output cuts set for members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC suppliers might soon be withdrawn. Almarzooq, who chairs the committee monitoring compliance with the production cap, said both countries could be told []The post Production cap exemption: Nigeria addressing OPECs worries appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeri 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has vowed that despite challenges in the downstream petroleum sector, it will ensure ensure adequate supply of petroleum products in all parts of the country. NNPC Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, stated this at the end of the 24th, 25th and 26th Annual General Meeting of its downstream []The post NNPC vows to sustain products supply appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sponsored Ad

Interested in Advertising?


Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday, said the establishment of a one-million-dollar Venture Capital will help to boost the nations growing creative industry. The Minister made the announcement at the opening of the two-day Creative Industry Financing Conference, holding in Lagos. He said towards realising this goal, 20 people, each investing []The post $1m Venture Capital ll boost creative industry- Lai muhammed appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
.Drops for fifth consecutive period in 2017 The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said that the Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures headline inflation, jacked up by 1.58 per cent in June 2017, to record 16.10 per cent inflation rate in June, representing a decline of 0.15 per cent from 16.25 per cent declared []The post Inflation rate declines by 0.15% in June NBS appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
To account for 40% There are indications that by 2022, the United States will be on course to challenge Australia and Qatar for global leadership among LNG exporters, the International Energy Agency (IEA) estimates. Despite the fact that the demand for gas in the United States the worlds largest gas consumer and producer []The post U.S to emerge top LNG exporter by 2022 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has announced additional benefits on its SmartConnect package, offering 100 per cent value of a customers recharge as extra data in addition to the 8 times instant bonus customers get on every recharge. With the new SmartConnect package, Airtel customers will receive bonus data that is commensurate to the []The post Airtel offers 100% value of recharge as bonus data in revamped SmartConnect 4.0 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. N 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Edo State has joined the league of tech hubs in Nigeria as GIG Innovation Hub, recently debuted in Benin City, the Edo State capital. The launch of the GIG Innovation Hub in Benin City, the Edo State capital is coming on the heels of a number of tech hubs, incubators and accelerators that have sprung []The post GIG Innovation Hub debuts in Edo State appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
NIGERIAN Communications Commission, NCC, has said internet users in the country has hit 91 million, with an increased from 90,124,428 in April to 91,565,010 in May, an increase of 1,440,582. The telecommunications industry regulator made the disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data obtained at the weekend in Abuja. According to the information, the data []The post Internet users in Nigeria hits 91m NCC appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo has said that who ever cursed Seyilaws daughter, Tiwa is forever cursed, even in death. Who ever wish you death will die a sudden, horrible $ untimely death, the mention of ur name will constantly run them mad till they meet their death they will know no peace till they []The post Iyabo Ojo Writes The Most Sensational Message To Seyi Laws Daughter appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Tue, 18 Jul 2017
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh revealed that she is working on cleaning all the tattoos on her body. A few days ago, the mother of one said the day she gave her life to God, the kingdom of darkness knew that trouble awaits them. She is a proud born again! She said Am soaked in Gods []The post This Is What Tonto Dikeh Plans To Do To Her Tattoos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sponsored Ad

Interested in Advertising?

Naija Newspapers
Naija Newspapers

Naija Newspapers is the biggest Newspapers review website in Nigeria, Where all Nigeria Newspapers are found in one pack. We provide daily Nigeria Newspapers in details. For all your favourite and daily newspapers, Always Visit our website http://www.naijanewspapers.com.ng we promise DAILY, we must not fail.