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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [16 AUGUST, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 16 August, 2017.

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has identified power tussle for the control of the Bauchi state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) between certain federal lawmakers from the state led by [...]The post Gov Mohammed, Dogara, instigating crisis in Bauchi APC 'Ngige appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
ABOUT six persons were said to have been feared dead when pro-President Muhammadu Buhari attacked a group known as Our Mumu Don Do led by Charles Oputa, popularly referred to as Charley Boy. The incident, [...]The post 6 feared dead as pro-Buhari attacks resume or resign group in Abuja appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
The Nigerian Army has launched a new mobile strike team aimed at reduction of ambushes and sudden deaths of their personnel even as they count down eighteen days to the capture of the king pin [...]The post Army launches strike forces in North East theatre appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Last Thursday, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee, (NWC) inaugurated a committee led by theKaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, with the objective of explaining to Nigerians the party's position on the [...]The post APC and the politics of restructuring' appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Delta state government has taken a stern measure on the over 530 staff who falsified their retirement age and other official records or refused to appear before the staff verification committee by expunging their names [...]The post Delta govt removes 530 staff members from payroll, recovers N12.319bn appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Ten years after the completion of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, Charity FM Asaba, Delta state, the station is yet to hit the airwaves. The station is one of the approved 32 FM projects [...]The post 10 years after, FRCN Asaba station yet to take off appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Ijaw youths have decried the allotment of oil blocs to politicians and businessmen outside the Niger Delta region; and have also picked hole in the word 'Host Communities' whereas the people do not derive any [...]The post Ijaw youth decry oil blocs allotted to politicians outside Niger Delta appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Worried by the threats issued by militants to resume hostilities in the Niger Delta region, a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) committed to poverty alleviation and good governance has appealed to the agitators to embrace the [...]The post Group sues for peace as militants set Oct 1 deadline for Niger Delta Republic appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
The Coordinator, Niger Delta Elders and Leaders Forum, and member of the Niger Delta Dialogue Group, Chief Mike Loyibo, has insisted that for Nigerians to coexist in peace and unity there is no substitute for [...]The post No substitute for restructuring, Niger Delta elders, group insist appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
MINISTER of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has urged Nigerians to use religion as a vehicle for promoting unity and harmonious coexistence in the country. He gave this charge during the official [...]The post Use religion to promote peace, FCT minister urges Nigerians appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
THE Federal Government has projected that the country can save as much as N3 trillion if Nigerians could comply with the government's policy of patronising made in Nigeria goods by reducing importation by at least [...]The post Nigeria' ll save N3 trillion from reduction in importation if' 'FG appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
THE Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr Abdullahi Gana, has ordered the Corps' operatives to flush out illegal miners across the country. He has accordingly directed the head of units in [...]The post NSCDC commences operation flush out illegal miners appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
MINISTER of State for Environment, Honourable Ibrahim Jibrin, has commended the efforts of the National Agency for the Great Green Wall, for improving the livelihood of the people, as well as promoting alternative and renewable [...]The post Minister lauds agency for improving people's livelihood appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
A South African police spokesman has said that a suspect believed to be Zimbabwes First Lady Grace Mugabe who has been accused of assaulting a model, has not handed herself in yet, reports [...]The post Grace Mugabe never surrendered appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
NORTH Koreas leader received a report from his army on plans to fire missiles towards Guam and said he will watch the actions of the United States before making a decision to fire, North Koreas [...]The post North Koreas leader holds off on Guam missile launch appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Zimbabwes first lady, Grace Mugabe, handed herself in to South African police on Tuesday and will be charged with assault after reports that she attacked a young woman in Johannesburg, the police minister said. Fikile [...]The post Grace Mugabe in police custody, due in South Africas court over assault appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Equities trading activities resumed the week on a negative note as the All-Share Index declined by 247.64 points or 0.65 per cent to close at 37,950.96 basis points. The market capitalization also decreased by N85bn [...]The post NSE ASI down 0.65% as CI leasing, Total, Medview lead losers appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
To sustain liquidity and moderate rate, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, intervened in the Inter-Bank Foreign Exchange Market to the tune of $364million. A breakdown of Tuesday's intervention indicates that the Retail Secondary [...]The post CBN injects $364m into Inter-Bank Forex Market appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
IN its released audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2017 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges on Tuesday, Guaranty Trust Bank has reported 18 per cent increase in its Profit [...]The post GTBank reports 18% increase in PBT at N101.1bn appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
GAINS in the Nigerian equities market bows to profit taking on Tuesday as major market indices record depreciation of 2.3 per cent. Specifically the All Share Index (ASI) recorded a 2.3 per cent decline to [...]The post Blue chip stocks loss dips market at 2.3% appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
THE on-going Independent Audit of the Oil and Gas Industry covering 2015 by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has recorded 94% compliance by companies and relevant government agencies with 14 companies topped the [...]The post 2015 independent audit of oil, gas has recorded 94 percent compliance 'NEITI appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the President, Dangote Group on Monday disclosed that the company would invest $450million in agriculture development in Niger State over the next three years. Dangote, who made this known during the 2017 [...]The post Dangote to invest $450m on agriculture in Niger appeared first on Tribune. 
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