NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [12 AUGUST, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today,  Saturday 12 August, 2017.

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A public commentator and Lawyer from Adamawa North Senatorial district, Sunday Joshua Wugira has said that Senator Binta Garba Masi has disappointed the people of her zone for sponsoring just a bill at the National Assembly despite her many years of experiences as a lawmaker. He said that the lawmaker is not having any tangible []The post Knocks, commendations for Adamawa Senators over performance in NASS appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Delta State Police Command has said that the paradigm shift of the police which used to be looked down upon by members of the public, has changed, disclosing that the police recently introduced measure called Democratic policing to strengthen police force. Mr. Zanna Ibrahim, the State Commissioner of Police who made this known yesterday []The post Paradigm Shift of the Police has changed a lot of things , Police Boss appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has expressed satisfaction of the policy that sets out with agreed principles and guidelines for effective and efficient service delivery. He made this known in his opening address at the National Summit on Justice which took place in Abuja, yesterday. Special Adviser []The post Justice policy, panacea for resolving cross institutional problems-CJN, AGF, others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria New 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Following the invasion of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Ozubulu, Anambra State on Sunday August 5th, in which 13 people were killed and many others critically injured, the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has called for sober reflection and serious National concern and a return to the teaching of morals and values in our society. []The post Ozubulu Killing: NNPP calls for return to teaching of morals, values, thorough investigation appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeri 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A Mararaba Grade 1 Area Court, Aso Pada, Nasarawa State, on Friday, dissolved the 5-year-old marriage between Maryam Sani and her husband, Mallam Hassan Sani, over alleged constant insult by the husband. The judge, Mr. Musa Owuna, said that the petitioner, Maryam, insisted on the dissolution, in spite mediation from the court and family intervention. []The post Court dissolves 5-yr-old marriage dissolved over husbands constant insult appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
In what could have turned out as a bloody encounter, the police on Friday averted violent clash between pro and anti-President Muhammadu Buhari protesters. A group, Our Mumu Don Du, which is being led by Charley Boy, is protesting against the continued stay of Buhari in London, asking him to either return to the country []The post Police avert violent clash between pro, anti Buhari protesters in Abuja appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Alhaji Ibrahim Ademola Bayo Fashola, the father of the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN, who was recently immortalised by the family was once a member of staff of Nigerias heritage newspaper, The Daily Times. He was an advert manager with the company, a job he was very passionate about. He []The post Fasholas father worked for Daily Times as advert manager, pioneer GM appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Minister of Interior Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazzau has stated the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Namdi Kanu has not been re-arrested because it is only the court that has powers to revoke his bail. Details coming Myke Uzendu AbujaThe post Why IPOB leader has not been re-arrested Minister appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Osinbajo appoints 21 new Perm Secs , Abuja The Federal Government, Thursday approved the appointment of 21 new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, gave the approval in statement signed by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, in Abuja. According to Oyo-Ita, their selection []The post Osinbajo appoints 21 new Perm Secs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
*Another gets provisional clearance over dual citizenship Six out of seven aspirants seeking to be the flagbearer of the Peoples Democratic Party,in the forthcoming Anambra state governorship election have been cleared for the partys primaries. The aspirants were cleared by the screening committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the November 18 Anambra State []The post Anambra guber: PDP clears Odua, Ubah, four others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria New 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Stakeholders in South-East have applauded the All Progressives Congress (APC) for sustaining democracy in the country. They also praised the APC government for translating the hopes and dreams of the people into reality and creating for Nigeria an environment of good order and civilization. According to them, The All Progressives Congress (APC) government is the []The post South-East leaders task Oyegun, Tinubu, others on Anambra, Ekiti, Osun elections appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nige 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah was a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abia State in the 2015 general election. He lost the December, 2014 primaries and lost, but not satisfied, he dragged the party and the winner of the congress, now governor of the state, Okezie Ikpeazu to court to []The post I defected to APC to help bring development to Abia Ogah appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Today, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will hold its Non-Elective Special National Convention at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. The convention which is aimed at meeting some constitutional requirements of the party in dealing with leadership issues is also aimed at amending its constitution and putting in place modalities for dealing decisively with issues []The post PDPs convention and challenge of peace in South West chapters appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank has commended the work, dedication to God and humanity, the Pastor and Prophet of the Synagogue Church of All Nation, Temitope Balogun Joshua which recently earned him the highest award in far away Paraguay. The Chamber of Deputies in Paraguay granted the National []The post Frank congratulates TB Joshua on foreign award appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Its quite unbelievable that some foreigners resident in Nigeria got their names on the permanent voters register ahead of the 2015 general election No one is asking how did these names get in the register in the first place' Names of 190 non-Nigerians have been removed from the countrys Voter Register. The names were []The post INEC Removes Names Of 190 Foreigners From Voter Register appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Nigerias government says its pushing ahead with a long-delayed law that will criminalise hate speech. The announcement followed the appearance of songs on social media calling on one of Nigerias main ethnic groups to leave the north of the country. The latest example is a song calling Igbos one of Nigerias main ethnic groups []The post Nigeria wants new law on hate speech appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
An outbreak of bird flu has killed 37,000 chickens, ducks and quails in six poultry farms in the Philippines State authorities in the country have reported its first outbreak of bird flu and would cull nearly half a million birds to contain the disease, an official said. No transmission to humans has so far been []The post Bird Flu Outbreak Hits Philippines appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
At least 41 Nigerians were on Thursday deported from six European countries for immigration and related offences. The deportees came from Austria, Germany, Hungry, Switzerland, Norway and Denmark. According to TheNation, a Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) source said the deportees comprised 35 males and six females. The source said the 41 people were deported for []The post 41 Nigerians Deported From Germany, Switzerland, Four Others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nige 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Borno State Commissioner for Health, Haruna Mshelia, says one suspected case of Lassa fever has been reported in the state. After cases of the disease were reported in Lagos and Kwara states, health authorities say one person was quarantined in Jere Local Government Area The case was reported in Zabarmari community of Jere local []The post Suspected Lassa Fever Case Recorded In Borno appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
No fewer than 70 persons have died of a strange illness in Oro-Ago community, in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State There is confusion in Oro-Ago community, in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. People are dying and the cause is a mystery. The deceased would first vomit blood and some []The post Strange Illness Hits Kwara, 70 Killed appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Hon Opeyemi Falegan, has canvassed for settlement of rift in PDP and said that genuine reconciliation among members of the party remains the key in its bid to reclaim power from the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections. He said PDPs victory in the recent Senatorial by-election []The post Falegan canvases reconciliation in PDP appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The expression on Temilades face was that of disapproval. In a fit of anger, BimpeAnjorin, Temilades mother, had called her fatheran irresponsible man. Captured by the feeling of guilt, Bimpe drew Temilade closer, patted her on the back, You caused it, she whispered, wiping her face with her left hand. Bimpe, who becamea baby mama []The post GROWING BABY-MAMAS SYNDROME: The celebration, stigma and uncharted future appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Alex Ozone is the Chief Executive OfficerO3media. With B.Sc. in Business Administration, Ozoneisbelieved to be the engine room of most successful Nigerian artistes. Inthis interview withDaily Times, the talent manager who is targeting to work with more artistes reveals the story of his success, the entertainment industry, challenges and what the government needs to do. []The post Entertainment industry boosts tourism, employment _O3media Boss appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Members of Living Waters Unlimited Church, Isolo branch, visited Sultan Beach recently. Ebere Chibuzor, in this piece ,captures the church activities in the beach and reports that sometimes, such environment could be an ideal place for spiritual and social interactions Relaxation, prayers, intermingling and other social factors prompted members of the Living Waters Unlimited Church, []The post Sultan Beach, multi-functions site, says church group appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria Ne 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A front line All Progressives Congress(APC) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Engr Kayode Ojo, has described as unjustifiable action, the call by some groups for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari over his ailment. He said though the protesters reserved the rights to exercise their fundamental rights, but that such should be done with human []The post Buhari Cant Resign Over Sickness, Says Engr. Kayode Ojo appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The challenges confronting the nations health sector is far from being over as a new survey conducted by NOIPolls in partnership with the Nigeria Health Watch, has revealed that eight in 10 Nigerian doctors representing 88 percent are seeking employment abroad. The reasons for their leaving the country in the recently released survey, were because []The post Nigeria now producing doctors who prefer working abroad appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
as attempt to stop convention through court fails clears Odua, Ubah, four others for Anambra Guber primary Over 3,000 delegates are expected to attend the special non elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, holding in Abuja today. Already, attempts to stop the convention through a court order on Thursday has failed. The National []The post Over 3000 delegates to attend PDPs convention today appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta has won Kenyas hotly contested presidential poll, the electoral commission said. The 55-year-old incumbent, who has been in office since 2013, won a second five-year term with 54.27 per cent of the vote, followed by 72-year-old opposition leader, Raila Odinga, with 44.74 per cent. Electoral Commission Chairman, Wafula Chebukati, announced the []The post Kenyatta declared winner of Kenya presidential election appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Benin will welcome Nigeria in the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier on Sunday. The West Zone B first-leg encounter will take place at the Stade de lAmiti in the capital city of Benin, Cotonou. Benin booked their place in the second qualifying round after defeating Togo 8-7 on penalties following a 2-2 draw on []The post Eagles, Squirrels clash in CHAN qualifier appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Salwa Naser, a 400m silver medalist at the World Athletics championship in London, says she is happy to have chosen Bahrain ahead of Nigeria. The 19-year-old set a new Bahraini record to win both her heat in 50.57 seconds and the semi-final in 50.08 seconds. After the race, Naser was asked if she had any []The post Ebele Agbapuonwu becomes Salwa Naser Nigerian athletes dump Nigeria in droves appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Liverpool insisted on Friday that Philippe Coutinho would not be sold at any price during the current transfer window amid reports Spanish giants Barcelona had increased their bid for the Brazil playmaker to 90 million ($117 million, 99 million euros). Coutinho A statement issued by Fenway Sports Group, Liverpools US-based owners, endorsed manager Jurgen Klopps []The post Coutinho going nowhere, Liverpool insist appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Arsenal are ready to make Alexis Sanchez the highest-paid player in the Premier League, in order to convince the 28-year-old to stay at the club. Mail Online reports that the improved offer will see Sanchez earn 300,000-a-week at the Emirates if he puts pen to paper. The Gunners have seen the Chilean enter the final []The post Arsenal to make Alexis Sanchez Premier Leagues highest-paid player appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Nigerias sports future lies in grassroots dev.Dalung Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Youth and Sports Minister has restated that grassroots sports development remains the only route to rebuilding the countrys sports. The Minister said this while congratulating Team Nigeria which returned from the Regional African Gymnastics Championship in South Africa where they won a total of []The post Sports Briefs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Western Union Company and Liverpool FC today announced a multi-year partnership that will see Western Union, a leader in global payment and money transfer services, become an Official Principal Partner and the Official Money Transfer Partner of Liverpool FC. They will also become the Clubs first-ever Official Shirt Sleeve Sponsor with the Western []The post Western Union partners Liverpool as shirt sleeve sponsor appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Tug of War Association of Nigeria has concluded plans to organize a technical course for its officials in Lagos. The course comes up today in Lagos. The acting President of the body, Isaac Osaikhiwu Isaac told Extra Time the course is being put together to bring the technical officials of the association up to []The post Tug of War roles out seminar for officials appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Heritage Bank has continued its push to rebuild the economy after it signed off on a deal worth N232 million to reinstate Nigeria as the worlds largest palm oil producing county. Heritage Banks managing director Ifie Sekibo joined Biase Plantations Limited on Friday to seal the deal. Its understood the multi million Naira deal would []The post Top tier Nigerian Bank pumps N232 into mega oil project appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
IF YOURE wondering what your friends and family are doing in other countries theres a good chance theyre making money. That doesnt mean you should pester them for extra cash but through one remittance money transfer service Nigerians sent back $35 billion last year. As many of you know the money that friends and family []The post Nigerians living abroad pump $35 billion into the country through Transfast appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Jatropha Growers Processors and Export Association of Nigeria (JaGPEAN) says that it is ready to produce 20 percent bio-diesel locally by 2020. The effort by the group is coming on the heels of the United Nations Convention on Climate Change which makes it mandatory for every country to exchange 20 percent of its energy needs []The post Jatropha farmers to supply 2.4 million liters of bio-diesel by 2020 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Members of electrical appliances dealers at the Alaba International Market, Lagos has been challenged on patriotism and the possible way of contributing to National Development. Director General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Osita Aboloma who gave the challenge while receiving the Executives in his office in Lagos stated that over 70 per cent of cables traded []The post Fake products: Electrical dealers challenged on patriotism appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A.P. Moller Holding (www.APMoller.com) has together with PKA, Pension Danmark and Lgernes Pension launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa. The fund has received commitments of USD 550 million from anchor investors. The new fund will focus on investments in infrastructure in Africa to support sustainable economic growth in the region []The post A.P. Moller Holding launches new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a donation of 5,000 metric tons of rice from the Federal Government of Nigeria. This will help feed nearly half-a-million internally displaced people in the conflict-ravaged northeast of the country, where the threat of famine endures. WFP has already begun moving the first batch of donated []The post Nigeria channels support to troubled Northeast through WFP appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
A team of Africas green energy experts would be hoping to, within 18 months, identify the key challenges that stand in the way of a practical green energy revolution in the economies of four African countries Nigeria; Kenya; Rwanda; and Ethiopia. Comprising of whizzes in the diverse aspects of climate change; environment; and renewable []The post Experts dig into green energy market challenge appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Africas conglomerate and indigenous investor, Dangote Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kano state Government, for the proposed 100MW Dangote-Black Rhino Solar Power Plant. The formal agreement for the project which is to be sited at Zakirai, in Gabasawa Local Government area of the state, took place yesterday, 10th August, 2017 at []The post Dangote signs 100MW solar power plant with Kano Govt appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Banana Island Ghost (B.I.G) opened in Cinemas across Nigeria on August 4 to excellent reviews. It has been described as the most anticipated movie of 2017. To celebrate, Kilimanjaro Restaurant has listed a B.I.G Ghost Meal on the menu in all its outlets across Nigeria. The B.I.G Ghost meal offering was unveiled at a press []The post BIG, Kilimanjaro restaurant launch ghost meal across Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
Public voting to commence on August 21 AFRICAN Union (AU) Commission and the 13-man jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, have unveiled the nominees list for the 2017 edition of AFRIMA, the continents biggest music awards on Tuesday, August 8,2017 at Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria. The highly anticipated Nominees List for []The post AU, AFRIMA jury unveil AFRIMA 2017 nominees list appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu was in Onitsha, Anambra state yesterday to speak with members of his group. During his speech, Kanu likened Biafra to the Kingdom of Heaven. According to him, the emancipation and redemption of the people of Biafra would come when they boycott the November 18th governorship election in Anambra state. We brought []The post IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, likens Biafra to the Kingdom of Heaven appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 12 Aug 2017
The Buhari Media Support Group (BMSG) on Thursday in Abuja, said the loot traced to former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, could fund infrastructure development in the country. Specifically, the group said in a statement by its Chairman, Austin Braimoh, and Secretary, Cassidy Madueke, that government could build six world-class airports in each geo-political zone with []The post What Diezanis Loot Can Fund In Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Ne 
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.