NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [5 AUGUST, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Saturday, 5 August, 2017.


Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The Minster of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has reiterated the need for parents especially the nursing mothers to breastfeed their babies with breastmilk only within the 6 months of their birth to ensure their optimal growth and development. In his key note address during the World Breastfeeding week with the theme Sustaining Breastfeeding together in []The post Breastmilk, key to child growth and development- minister appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspaper 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The Sokoto State ExecutivesCouncil has approved road projects worth N1.4 billion in selected locations across the state. Briefing reporters at the end of the meeting which was presided over by Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, the state commissioner for lands and housing, Muhammad Bello Abubakar, said three major roads within Mabera area of the state capital []The post Sokoto executive council approves N1.5b road, water projects appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria News 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
THE Lagos State Government has urged the three Staff Unions of Lagos State Polytechnic, Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) & Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) to call off their strike over their claim of non-payment of arrears of the Consolidated Tertiary Institutions Salary Structure (CONTISS) 15 Migration []The post Lagos directs striking LASPOTECH staff to resume work appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fro 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Nigeria and the Republic of Indonesia are to deepen bilateral relations especially in the areas of sharing information on national planning and development as well as trade and investment. This indication was given when the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma received the Indonesian Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Ambassador Harry []The post Nigeria, Indonesia to deepen trade and investment relations appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nig 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has ruled out the possibility of his son participating in the governorship race in Kwara State in 2019. He said at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja that it was untrue that his son was being groomed as the next governor of the state. According []The post 2019: My son not interested in governorship Saraki appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Rivers State on Thursday told the partys National Appeal Committee which visited the state to ascertain the authenticity of the local government congress in the 23 local governments on Saturday, July 29, or be prepared to lose Rivers State to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2019. []The post APC stakeholders seeks cancellation of July 29 congress or risk losing Rivers in 2019 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nig 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Onengia Erekosima is the president, Foundation for Peace and Non-Violence in Nigeria, a body that promotes peace and harmony in Nigeria. In this interview with CHUKWUEMEKE IWELUNMO, the former reintegration officer in Presidential Amnesty Office says leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) should adopt the non-violent approach in the course of his agitation []The post Why militancy cant return to N/Delta, but cultism, criminality will increase Erekosima appeared first on Daily Times Niger 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in 2011, Prince Paul Ikonne, has revealed that the former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu has been romancing with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to obtain favor for his brothers. Ikonne recalled the []The post Orji Kalu: One leg in PDP, APC chieftain raises the alarm appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has said policemen who took photographs with Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra leader, IPOB, will be punished. The IG spoke on Thursday when he addressed policemen at the Police College, Ikeja during a two-day visit to Lagos. He said: Nationalism is key. Some officers were []The post Policemen Who Took Photos With Nnamdi Kanu To Be Punished IGP Idris appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The Edo state government is implementing restrictions on the activities party makers across all local councils in the state This is a warning and one that should be taken seriously by residents of Edo state. Using the premises of public schools, roads and other public places for social events is now prohibited. And the state []The post Using Schools, Roads For Parties Now Banned by Edo Government appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the governorship candidate of Athe defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in 2011, Prince Paul Ikonne, has revealed that the former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu has been romancing with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to obtain favor for his brothers. Ikonne recalled the []The post Orji Kalu: one leg in PDP, APC chieftain raises alarm appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Governor, Ayodele Fayose of Ekitii State has named new members of the State Executive Council after he fired the former executives without giving any reason. Governor, Ayodele Fayose of EKiti State on Friday named new members of the State Executive Council. Fayose had about a month ago dissolved the council. The appointment of the new []The post Fayose Appoints New Commissioners appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has described the bill recently signed by the United States President to place more sanctions on Russia as an economic war, while Iran stated that it violated the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. Reacting to the development, Medvedev, according to AF Press, fumed on his Facebook, stating that []The post US Russia sanction bill an economic war Russian PM A violation of nuclear power deal Iran appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fro 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
After more than 17 years of presidency, all seems to be rosy for the incumbent Rwandan President, Paul Kagame as Rwandan goes to the polls today. The incumbent President took over reigns of leadership when his rebel army ended the slaughter of hundreds of thousands of people in 1994 where over 800,000 Rwandan lost their []The post Election: Kagame rated high as Rwandan goes to the polls appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
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Sat, 05 Aug 2017
A socio-political group, the Association for a Better One Nigeria (ABON) has endorsed the presidential ambition of a former Bauchi State governor, Malam Isa Yuguda for the upcoming 2019 presidential election. The group made the endorsement in a text which was read by itsnational president, Comrade Danjuma Mohammed in Bauchi. The president of the association []The post Group endorses Isa Yuguda for 2019 presidential race appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The Kwara state command of the Nigerian Peace Corps has called on the present federal government to assent to the Bill creating the Corps as passed by the National Assembly in fulfillment of its electoral promises on job creation. Speaking with journalists in Ilorin on Friday, during a peaceful procession by members of the corps []The post Peace Corps, best thing democracy has produced in Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Less than 48 hours after the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC), released electoral timetable for the November 4, council poll in the state a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Chief Aniebonam Ezeugwu has declared his intention to contest the chairmanship position for Nsukka Local Government Area. Ezeugwu while declaring his intention before the party []The post PDP LG aspirant, promises to replicate Ugwuanyis performance in development appeared first on Daily Times Nig 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Worried that Nigeria is now faced with hard times occasioned by recession, there is the need for the country to harness the various skills abound in its youth. The Minister for Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige stated this in Umuahia on the occasion of the graduation of 472 people under the states Education for []The post Nigeria school curriculum tailored towards white-collar job as Abia graduates 472 E4E appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Two suspected kidnappers of the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Hit 95.9 FM radio, Cross River Mr. Patrick Ugbe, have been arrested by the State Police Command in Calabar. Mr. Ugbe who was the Chief Press Secretary to Senator Liyel Imoke when he was the Governor of the State and Commissioner for Information []The post 2 Suspected kidnappers of Hit FM radio MD arrested in C River appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Airtel Nigeria, is 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 total value of their recharge at the end of a calendar []The post Airtel offers customers x8 bonus on every recharge appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
The family of late industrialist, Chief Ezeife Amadi has appealed to the police for protection over persistent threat to life on members of the family. According to one of the sons of Chief Amadi, Chinedu said his family has been living in fear of the unknown in the past two years following several threats on []The post Family seeks police protection over threat to life appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Six operatives of the taskforce on illegal packing, among others in Asaba, Delta State were yesterday hit by strange disappearance of their genital organs after they allegedly picked a wrapped paper in 7-book of Moses containing the sum of N3, 000. It was reliably gathered that the men of the taskforce along the Asaba Onitsha []The post Genital organs allegedly disappear in Delta over N3, 000 wrapped in 7 Book Of Moses appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Since I arrived in Europe, the club has always been one of the most competitive and most ambitious, Neymar said of PSG Brazilian striker Neymar completed a world record move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday and have expressed his happiness. The 25-year-old forward doubled the previous record fee with his 222 million euro []The post Neymar: I Am Extremely Happy To Join PSG appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Reported cases of frauds, forgeries and outright theft involving bank staff recorded a huge decline of 48.12 percent from N18.02 billion in 2015 to N8.68 billion in 2016, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Commission (NDIC), Alh. Umaru Ibrahim, has disclosed. The NDIC boss revealed this while delivering a lecture: The Role of NDIC in []The post Banking frauds, forgeries decline by N9.34bn in one year NDIC appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
This year, Nigerians in the Diaspora, especially those in London, will have the opportunity to take part in the annual Felabration a musical concert that celebrates the life and times of the originator of Afrobeat musical genre, Fela Anikulapo Kuti. Felabration, which is celebrated in Lagos, Nigeria every October, will be featuring in []The post Lagos takes Felabration to London appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
OGUN State Governor, Senator Ibikunke Amosun, has assured creative arts and entertainment practitioners of his administrations support, adding that it would tap into the potential in the various sectors of the economy, in line with the diversification drive. Amosun gave the assurance when he received organisers of the 2017 Best of Nollywood (BON) Award in []The post Amosun pledges support for creative arts, entertainment practitioners appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nige 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
Since the demise of her 21 years old daughter, actress Remi Surutu has finally gone back on set of a new movie as produced and directed by Tade Ogidan Gold Statue. Remi plays the role of Mrs. Agbogunboro in the coming movie; Gold Statue follow the adventure of two young men Wale and Chike who []The post Remi Surutu bounces back appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sat, 05 Aug 2017
After taking over with his monster hit single, Tochukwu Ezeji, popularly known as TBOY who previously graced the internet with something we can call a MONSTER HIT and blazed official single WHINE where he features King Guitarist FIOKEE. Started at his prime as a lead vocalist in his home church in Enugu which brought about []The post TBoy set to drop new single Ki lo fe appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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