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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [23 AUGUST, 2017].



Below are the headlines found on The Tribune on Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 23 August, 2017.

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
UNICEF on Tuesday said it is extremely concerned about an appalling increase in the cruel and calculated use of children, especially girls, as so called 'human bombs' in northeast Nigeria. In a media statement, UNICEF [...]The post UNICEF expresses concern over use of children, especially girls, as human bombs appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has described the purported outcome of of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry for the review of the existing 1957 Declaration of Olubadan of Ibadanland and other related chieftaincies [...]The post 32 traditional rulers in Ibadan, joke taken too far 'Olubadan appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), on Tuesday, distributed NN467.852 billion to federal, states and local governments for the month of July. Of the amount, federal government took N193.048 billion, states collected N130.691 billion while [...]The post FAAC distributes NN467.8 billion for July appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The Oyo State government has mandated all owners of residential structures now used for commercial purposes to either return them to their original residential state or pay N25 million fine to continue to use it [...]The post Unapproved building conversion for commercial use in Oyo to attract N25m fine appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The special squad put in place by the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris to restore sanity on the Abuja-Kaduna Express Way, the Federal Capital Teritory, FCT, Abuja and its environs from hoodlums terrorizing [...]The post PHOTOS: Abuja-Kaduna Police nab 26 suspects for robbery, kidnapping appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
Nigerias president will spend three months working from home after his office was damaged by rats. The presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, who granted an interview to BBC, was quoted as saying the office required renovation [...]The post Buhari to work from home for 3 months after rats infest office 'Aide appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
IN line with the sentiments expressed in his latest broadcast to Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that military to do everything that is necessary to preserve the nations unity. He gave the directive at [...]The post Nigerias unity: Buhari issues marching orders to military appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with members of the National Security Council in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting, which started around 11.15a.m., [...]The post President Buhari meets security chiefs, others appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The Earth has a natural way of balancing its climate. The various components of the atmosphere have their function in ensuring this planet is not only habitable for living things but also conducive for their [...]The post Paying for our climate In Nigeria appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
Following the resumption of work by President Muhammadu Buhari, Deputy Editor, LEON USIGBE, in this piece, runs through some developments that took the attention of Professor Yemi Osinbajo while he served as Acting President. [...]The post Osinbajo's 100 days stewardship as Acting President appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
In this piece, Deputy Editor, LEON USIGBE, reviews the non-elective national convention conducted recently by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Those of us in PDP should pump our chests. We should be proud of [...]The post PDP national convention: A postscript appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
As one of the several aspirants angling to become the boss of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Taoheed Adedoja has his plans laid out. The Oyo State politician spoke with Deputy Editor, LEON USIGBE, [...]The post PDP chairman: Throw it open for all South, not just South West 'Prof Adedoja appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
In this interview, Executive Assistant to Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Political Matters, Dr Morounkola Thomas speaks with WALE AKINSELURE on plans of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state to face [...]The post How Ajimobi's successor will emerge 'Aide appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Director General of Industrial Training Fund, Mr Joseph Ari, has made case for increased funding of the Nigerian Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES), in view of its importance in preparing the Nigerian students [...]The post ITF boss seeks increased funding to boost SIWES appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Federal Government, has opened the Inner Southern express way bridge, thereby, creating a free flow of traffic at the A.Y.A, for motorists and other road users coming into the Federal Capital Territory from Nyanya-Keffi [...]The post FG opens inner southern highway bridge for Nyanya-Karu motorists appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Federal Government has assured Federal civil servants in the country that allocation of the Federal Integrated Staff (FISH) Houses would cover the entire work force of the public service without discrimination. Head of the [...]The post More houses ready soon for allocation to FCT workers 'FG appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, Julie Okah-Donli, has called for the speedy approval of the Trafficking in Persons infused curricula for Basic and Senior Secondary Schools in [...]The post Trafficking: DG seeks speedy approval of infused TIP curricula appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
SOME residents of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja have called on the FCT administration to take steps to rid the capital city of filth observable in most satellite towns. Abuja is a city where both [...]The post Abuja residents want FCTA to rid city of filth appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE people of Belema community, an indigenous oil producing community in Akukuro-Toru Local Government Area, have promised not to vacate the flow station in their community which they took over about two weeks ago insisting [...]The post Belema community promises not to vacate Shell flow station appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Federal Capital Territory Administration has announced plans to inaugurate its new internal revenue service in order to ensure transparency and harmonisation of tax collection in FCT. Federal Capital Territory (FCT) administration at the weekend, [...]The post FCT to inaugurate own internal revenue service appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Federal Government has approved new and revolutionary policy guidelines for the design and execution of programmes, project and contract with science, engineering and technology components. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, who [...]The post FG approves new guideline on science, engineering, technology appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
There is a bill aimed at amending the Nigeria LNG Act which has been passed by the House of Representatives, but awaits the Senate passage. However, there has been dichotomy of opinions on whether the [...]The post NLNG: Stakeholders harp on sanctity of contract appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has warned that the Federal Government will no longer tolerate any act of sabotage on the nation's economy. According to him, his ministry was determined [...]The post Govt determined to check illegal mining 'Fayemi appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
Dementia is becoming an increasing public health concern in Brunei Darussalam, Health Officials said on Tuesday. According to the Asia-Pacific Region report of Alzheimer's disease International (ADI) in 2015, there are about 2,000 people living [...]The post Dementia becoming big challenge to Brunei 'Official appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Nigeria, on Tuesday, reminded Nigerians that it was no longer in the business of issuing them visas. The Embassy's Charge d' Affaires, Mr Michel Deleen, told [...]The post We no longer issue visas to Nigerians 'Netherlands Embassy appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
TWO thousand players have won various prizes on the Western Lotto Nigeria gaming platform since it kicked off July 10, 2017, the management has disclosed. Of the number, 316 won prizes in the various games [...]The post 2,000 players win prizes on Western Lotto platform appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE apex regulatory body of the Nigerian Capital market, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has intimated its move to work with the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to review transaction cost. The Director-General SEC, Mr Mounir [...]The post SEC, NSE to reduce the cost of transactions appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
The value of capital imported into Nigeria in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017 was estimated to be $1.792.3 billion, indicating a $884.1 million increase over the figure recorded in Q1 2017, the National Bureau [...]The post Nigeria Recorded $1.792bn foreign capital inflows in Q2 'NBS appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 23 Aug 2017
THE Nigerian Stock Exchanged (NSE) rebounded on Tuesday after investors lost N116 billion in the previous day's trading session. A look at the major market indicators indicated that the All-Share Index (ASI) gained 378.04 points [...]The post Stock market rebounds as investors gain N130.3bn appeared first on Tribune. 
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