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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [25 AUGUST, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Friday, 25 August, 2017.

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
CHUKS Ibegbu, deputy national publicity secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has lauded Arewa youths on its withdrawal of quit notice given to the Igbo living in the north. Reacting to the withdrawal of the quit order [...]The post Ohanaeze Ndigbo lauds Arewa youths for withdrawal of quit notice appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, says the Senate will accelerate passage of Existing Vacancies in the Federal Civil Service (Prohibition) Bill when it resumes in September. Saraki made this known in Abuja [...]The post Illegal recruitment: Senate to accelerate passage of Vacancies Bill appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
The Senate on Thursday alerted the public that some individuals were impersonating members of its committee investigating alleged N30 trillion import and export chain scam. The Chairman of the Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and [...]The post Alleged N30trn scam: Fraudsters impersonating committee members 'Senate appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
COALITION of Northern Groups (CNG), on Thursday, suspended its quit notice issued to all Igbos leaving in Northern Nigeria byOctober 1, with advice on Federal Government to allow Igbos hold a referendum to decide their [...]The post Quit notice: Northern groups suspend Kaduna's declaration, call for Kanu's arrest appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
UI rejects JAMB's 120 admission cut-off mark The management of the University of Ibadan (UI) has condemned and rejected the new Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) cut off marks for universities admission for 2017/2018 [...]The post UI rejects JAMB's 120 admission cut-off mark appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday signed nine international agreements, some of which are meant to reinvigorate the anti-corruption war of government. Performing the ceremony for Nigerias ratification of the agreements at the First Lady Wing [...]The post Buhari signs agreements to strengthen anti-graft war appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Chelsea defender Ola Aina is waiting for FIFA clearance to play for Nigeria in month's World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon, officials said Thursday. Aina, who is on a season-long loan at English Championship side Hull [...]The post Chelsea's Aina awaits FIFA approval for Nigeria swap appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Handed over by her mother to an agent at the age of 10, Titi was crammed into a truck in the tiny West African nation of Benin and driven across the border into southwest Nigeria. [...]The post Trafficked, beaten, abused: Life of a Nigerian house maid appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Those were the events that led up to the unforgettable Friday. I had anticipated a short and light day devoted to catching up with my mail and attending a meeting with some colleagues in the [...]The post 'I spent my early weeks in office' appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Over time, researches have shown that aside being victims of violence, youths, especially boys, form the greatest percentage of youths that engage in violence in its various forms within communities, giving rise to concerns that [...]The post As foundation works on teaching 10 million boys against violence appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
AFTER 34 years, the ancient town of Ado-Awaye, in Araromi Local Council Development Area, Oyo State got a new traditional ruler, Oba Ademola Olugbile Folakanmi, Makuledoye II, Iludero I and the historical feat was marked [...]The post Thrill as Ado-Awaye installs new traditional ruler appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and a former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Mr. Olisa Agbakoba recently engaged themselves in debate over the need for generational shift Associate Editor, Taiwo Adisa, examines the arguments [...]The post Obasanjo, Agbakoba and the questions of generational shift appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Governor Abdul'Aziz Yari Abubakar of Zamfara State has expressed dismay over recent activities of bandits responsible for series of attacks in some parts of the state. Yari described the recent attacks in Anka, Maradun and [...]The post Yari threatens to deal with defiant rustlers appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has hinted that the state government has accepted to host the National Festival for Arts and Culture (NAFEST) later in the year. He made this known while declaring open, [...]The post Kaduna to host national Arts and Culture festival 'el-Rufai appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Evangelical Church of Wining All (ECWA) has condemned the spate of insecurity in Nigeria, saying the growing insecurity and criminality is a glaring evidence of government failure. This was contained in a statement signed by [...]The post Insecurity, criminality evidence of government failure 'ECWA president appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
it is fitting that Senate President Bukola Saraki should blaze the trail in the introduction of a health insurance scheme to Nigeria. Concerned about the health challenges of Kwarans, especially those in the informal sector, [...]The post A model for affordable healthcare appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
A prominent member of the Borno elders forum, Dr Mali Gubio, has placed the blame of the recent quit notice given to Igbos, squarely at the door steps of some northern leaders. Gubio blamed the [...]The post Borno politician blames leaders for quit notice outburst by Arewa youths appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Mr Ugochukwu Chioke, the Chief Operating Officer of Shiroro Hydroelectric Power Station (SHPS), says on Wednesday that about 30 communities downstream of the dam were on high risk of flooding. Chioke, who stated this in [...]The post 30 communities in Shiroro LG face high flood risk 'Official appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
LAST Friday, a former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, reacted to the industrial action of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) by blaming the Nigerian government under Umaru Yar'Adua. He noted that Yar'Adua's administration was [...]The post Government and higher education funding appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
NASARAWA State Government has discarded rumours making the rounds that the Keana/Kadarko/Giza bridge in Keana Local Government Area of the state has been submerged. There were rumours emanating from the social media on Thursday that [...]The post Nasarawa govt allays fear over Keana/Kadaroko/Giza bridge appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called on the Federal Government, especially Inspector General of Police to show more commitment to the spate of killings and kidnapping in Nigeria saying Nigerians are tired of [...]The post Stop rhetorics, give us action, can tells security agencies appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
A diamond head: The jewel and the lion ShORTLY after meeting Gowon, Lt. Colonel Murtala Mohammed, one of the plotters of the coup that made Gowon head of state, personally drove Awolowo to Ikenne. One [...]The post Wale Adebanwi on Mama HID (34) appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
RUSSIAN nuclear-capable strategic bombers have flown over the Pacific Ocean, the Sea of Japan, the Yellow Sea and the East China Sea, prompting Japan and South Korea to scramble jets to escort them, Russia said [...]The post Russia sends nuclear-capable bombers on mission near South Korea, Japan appeared first on Tribune. 

Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis said on Thursday the European Unions directive on posted workers had to be clarified and improved. On the one hand, there is discontent in France over undeclared workers, on the other [...]The post Romanian president says EU workers directive needs improvement appeared first on Tribune. 
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