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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [20 AUGUST, 2017].

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Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Sunday 20 August, 2017.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Rivers State Governor, Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has dissolved the Panel set up to review the classification of Rivers chieftaincy stools, with immediate effect. This is just as the governor re-instated the Caretaker Committee Chairmen of Gokana and Ogu-Bolo Local Government Areas out of the four he sacked in August, this year. A statement []The post Wike dissolves panel on Chieftaincy Classification as Obua receives traditional chiefs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Hundreds of jubilant youths in Maiduguri on Saturday trooped to the streets to celebrate the return of President Muhammad Buhari from medical vacation. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that youth including women and children gathered at Bulunkutu area of Maiduguri, to celebrate the safe return of Buhari. Youths in cheerful mood were going []The post Jubilant youths celebrate Buharis return appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Senate has advised the nominees for headship of Pension Commission (PenCom) and two other Federal Government agencies not to assume duties until their nominations are confirmed. The other agencies are Code of Conduct Bureau (CBB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Allied Offences Commission (ICPC). In a statement on Saturday in Abuja by its spokesperson, []The post Senate warns PenCom, CBB, ICPC headship nominees not to assume duty before confirmation appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Nigeria Police has arrested five impersonators parading themselves as journalists but specialised in duping innocent personalities at social functions of their hard currencies and stealing. The impersonators are Musa Auwalu (Gang Leader) M 43yrs from Nasarawa LGA of Kano state, Kolawole Akinbode M 50yrs from Ogun Central LGA of Ogun state, Umar Tahir Abba, []The post Police nabbed notorious fake journalist thieves appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Chief Imam of Minna Central Mosque, has expressed gratitude to Allah for President Mohammadu Buharis recovery and return to Nigeria. Fari told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Saturday, that there is need for Nigerians, irrespective of religious and political differences to continue to pray for the well-being of the president. We []The post Cleric urges Nigerians to continue to pray for President Buhari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
A cross section of Akwa Ibom State citizens have expressed delight over the safe return of President Muhammadu Buhari from his medical treatment abroad. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Uyo on Saturday, Chief Nduese Essien, a former Minister of Lands and Housing, said he was happy that the president was back []The post Akwa Ibom citizens express delight over Buharis return appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday expressed happiness with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from medical vacation in London saying that the Presidents recovery was symbolic of the recovery of the country. Osinbajo, who was the Acting President since May 7, when the President left for London, stated this while addressing state []The post Buharis recovery symbolic of Nigerias recovery, says Osinbajo appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspap 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally arrived Nigeria from London where he has been on medical vacation since May 7. The Presidential Jet that conveyed him, Nigerian Air Force 001, landed at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Abuja at exactly 4:34pm. He was received by many dignitaries led by the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. Some of []The post Finally, President Buhari arrives Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Abuja airport is agog as Nigerias President Buhari is expected any moment from now. Ag President Osinbajo, State Governors, Aides, others are at the airport to receive President Buhari. Details to followThe post Osinbajo, others at airport as President Buhari Arrives Shortly appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Revealed: Buhari may return before August ending To mark Sallah with Muslims faithful in Nigeria Cabals not happy about imminent return of Lion King Aisha Buhari takes charge as hyenas, jackals get angry Against the backdrop of the literary infighting between the hyenas, the jackals and weak animals over the absence []The post Buharis Return: The story as reported by The Daily Times on Wednesday appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari will return to Nigeria today and will address the country on Monday. Presidential Spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina has confirmed the development. The Daily Times had exclusively reported on Wednesday that the President would return before August ending and mark Sallah with Muslims faithful in Nigeria. Watch this space for more details of []The post Buhari will return today- Daily Times said so appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has saluted President Muhammadu Buhari on his return from his over three months medical vacation to London. The welcome message of the party was issued by the Mr Dayo Adeyeye, National Publicity Secretary, PDP National Caretaker Committee on Saturday in Abuja. We believe that Mr President is healthier now to []The post PDP welcomes back President Buhari from London appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Engr Kayode Ojo has congratulated President Muhammad Buhari for overcoming his health challenges in spite of all odds. The front line governorship aspirant on the platform of APC in Ekiti State, was reacting to the return of the President to the country. Engr. Ojo who was on hand to receive the President in Abuja said []The post Kayode Ojo hails the return of President Buhari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Ekiti State House of Assembly has described the interview granted in Saturday Tribune by Senator Abiodun Olujimi, as the ranting of a frustrated betrayer caught pants down in her game. In a release signed on Saturday in Ado Ekiti, The Chairman, House Committee on Information, Dr Samuel Omotoso said, the watery interview, lacking in []The post Ekiti HOA calls Mrs Olujimis interview in Saturdays tribune, the ranting of a frustrated betrayer caught in the game appeared first on Daily Times Nige 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The post Amori urges Deltans to maintain spirit of fairness in political dealings appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
A vocal group of civil society leaders in the country has threatened the Senate with a nationwide mass action if it fails to confirm Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chair when it resumes after the break. It also advised The Presidency not to be drawn into the trap of replacing Magu as its candidate for the []The post EFCC: Group insists on Magu, threatens Senate with mass action appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
President of Onitsha Improvement Union, Lagos State Chapter, Sir Andy Bosah Chukwudike Ekweogwu, is rolling out the drums to the big day. In this interview with Ganiyu Obaaro, Sir Ekweogwu says Onitsha Day, holding on Saturday, August 26, 2017, will be significant in uniting all sons and daughters of the historic city, as well []The post Why we are celebrating Onitsha Day Ekweogwu appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The power sector in Nigeria has experienced challenges over the years with regards to provision of constant power supply. As a result of these challenges experienced by Nigerians, the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency has reaffirmed its commitment to increase household access to electricity in the sub-region by 35 per cent through []The post Addressing power sector problems through renewable energy appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Everyone has a source of living through which funds are generated to offset lifes demands covering every days needs and making provisions for future needs. For affective accomplishment of personal and family comfort and happiness through the provisions of basic needs and to a larger extent comfort and attainment of future set goals, certain measure []The post Achieving financial benefits and life goals with financial planning appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newsp 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Deploys theatre arts to correct hate speeches, war Introduction Across the country these recent times, the drumbeat of war is seriously shaking the nations foundation. Hate speeches among other derogative remarks have become a common currency across tribes and tongues. Sounds of break up, secession, quit notice, restructuring and rejection of devolution of powers, []The post Nigeria is our collective responsibility, says Professor Timothy-Asobele appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria N 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Lagos, the fast rising City of Excellence may be towering above other states in the federation, but there are certain landmarks, traits and lifestyles of the people that make up Cosmopolitan Lagos that refuse to be relegated into the trash bin of history. One of them is the popular Night Markets across the state. As []The post The plight of traders in Lagos night markets appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
General T.Y Danjuma rarely throws parties but when it comes to his delectable wife, Senator Daisy Ehanire Danjuma he drops everything and gives her the best that she wants, that is to say she never jokes with her So one was not surprise when the senator celebrated his wife 65th birthday in a classy way []The post How Senator Danjuma celebrates his wife birthday appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Former governor of Lagos state and Minister of power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola penultimate Saturday (5th August, 2017) remember his father 4 years after his demise The event which was held at Lagos City Hall in Lagos was tagged Fashola Photographic Foundation which is to support and promote technology of visual arts photography, []The post When Fashola remembers his late father appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nigerias home-based Super Eagles have qualified for the 2018 Championship for African Nations billed to take place in Kenya after the defeating Republic of Benin. Nigeria sealed their place in Kano courtesy of a 2-1 aggregate scoreline having previously lost 0-1 in the first leg last week in Cotonou. Rabiu Ali opened the scoring in []The post Nigeria beat Benin 2-0 to qualify for CHAN 2018 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Stuart Armstrong has signed a new two-year deal with Celtic to end rumours of an exit this month. The Scotland midfielder only had one year left on his previous contract, prompting speculation linking him with a move to Premier League clubs Southampton, Swansea City and West Brom. Armstrong, 25, was a key part of the []The post Armstrong signs new Cetlic deal appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
After a decade, Omoni Oboli and Ramsey Nouah recently reunited for a comedy movie titled My Wife & I, under the guidance of the first-time director, Bunmi Ajakaiye. Oboli took up the role of Ebere, an unhappy wife, who after a visit and prayer from a man of God, switches body with her husband, Toyosi. []The post Ramsey Noah And I Are Friends Omoni Oboli appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nollywood actress and film maker, Ufoma McDermott participated in the Bounce News One Word Challenge and the results were quite interesting. She gave her opinion on a few screen stars in Nigerias film making industry. One personality appeared to be the most outstanding from the lot spoken about Aunty Sola. While speaking about her []The post Do You Believe Nollywoods Sola Sobowale Is Shy' appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
One of Nigerias iconic rappers, M.I Abaga, is set to headline Legend Extra Stouts signature nationwide music tour, Real Deal Experience, in Abuja come Saturday, the 2nd of September, 2017 at The Palms, Galadimawa, Abuja. The Real Deal Experience is a music tour powered by Legend Extra Stout. It takes Nigerias biggest music stars across []The post M.I Abaga headlines Legend Extra Stout Real Deal Experience music tour in Abuja appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspa 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
It was another Sunday of excitement, entertainment and tears on The Voice Nigeria. The excitement had viewers on the edge of their seats itching to know who will make it to the next stage of The Voice Nigeria as contestants continue to battle. #TeamPatoranking kicked off the episode with an amazing performance by Chukwuemeka and []The post More exciting performances and steals as battles continue on The Voice Nigeria! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Veteran actor, Pete Edochie is caught in the web of an irresistible romantic affair with Ghanaian beauty, Juliet Ibrahim as he stars in a new movie, Kennys Divas. After his absence from movie locations in Lagos for over five years, veteran actor, Pete Edochie has returned to the Lagos movie scene with the production of []The post Pete Edochie enjoys Sizzling Romance with Juliet Ibrahim In Kennys Diva appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
As Ramsey Noah, Omoni Oboli others showcases acting dexterity Nollywoods latest family comedy, My Wife and I will hit the cinemas on August 25, 2017. Directed by Bunmi Ajakaiye, the movie sees the return of Ramsey Noah and Omoni Oboli as a couple, almost a decade after the duos brilliant display in Kunle Afolayans blockbuster, []The post Inkblot & Filmone distribution delivers great effort with My Wife and I movie appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
From the stable of Ebonylife films, The Royal Hibiscus Hotel, has joined movies that will be screened at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September 2017. The Royal Hibiscus Hotel tells the story of a disillusioned London chef, Ope, who returns to Nigeria and discovers that going home can bring unexpected surprises. The []The post The Royal Hibiscus Hotel to premiere at TIFF appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
World-famous concert One Africa Music Festival has partnered with reputable media house Klik TV to broadcast live the upcoming edition of the concert which is set to hold in Coney Island, New York, United States on today 19th of August, 2017. Klik TV took to social media to make the announcement; urging fans to subscribe []The post One Africa Music Festival Grants Klik TV Exclusive Live Broadcast for Concert appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Ace Drummer, Joshua Ayodeji, popularly known as Jaylee, is set to thrill music lovers to world class entertainment in the first ever Drummer VS DJ battle tagged Jaylee to the World in November 2017. The event will bring music lovers from all works of life under one roof, giving them maximum entertainment as they witness []The post Jaylee: The Drummer Boy Taking the World by Storm appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
After making an impact with some of her efforts in movies like Damaged, Holding Hope and Lagos Cougars. Talented Nollywood actress, Uche Jombo is trying something new as she recently announced that she will be shooting her first TV series with the working title Boys Are Not Smiling. According to Uche, the series will be []The post Uche jumbo to shoot 1st TV series appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Unknown to many is the simple fact that leadership is a very lonely position. This does not exclude the traditional rulers (Obis or Omus) either. The irony of the loneliness is that there are so many people around the leader but only few are his/her trusted confidants. The loneliness intensifies when the supposed confidant becomes []The post The awful predicament of Anioma traditional rulers appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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