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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [30 OCTOBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 30 October, 2017.

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
May propose peoples constitution for Nigerians We wont leave any stone unturned in our democratic request Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja Eminent leaders of thought, under the aegis of Project Nigeria Movement, led by elder statesman Prof Ben Nwabueze, SAN, will next week meet to consider the emerging position from the North on the restructuring of Nigeria. []The post Restructuring: Nwabueze, others to meet over Norths position appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Bonny Amadi, Lagos Indications have emerged that the National Assembly may spend more years amending the Capital Market obsolete laws, thereby retarding developments expected to be driven by the expected new rules. Pointer to this emerged when the chairman, Senate Committee on Capital Market, Senator Bukar Mustapha, visited the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), where he []The post Legislators may prolong review of Capital Market laws appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
.Nairobis All Share Index drop by 5.5 percent Odinga seeks new election in 90days Myke Uzendu, Oluchi Okoroafor, Abuja An uneasy calm prevailed in Kenyas capital Nairobi since the rerun elections, as economic activities have nose-dived in the country. Local media has continued to report protracted battles between security forces and supporters of the main []The post 8 killed in Kenya as residents await results of presidential rerun poll appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Moses Oyediran, Enugu Barely one week to the Enugu State Local Government Election, the All Progressives Congress (APC), has moved to stop the November 4 poll after it dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Enugu State Independent National Electoral Commission, ENSIEC, to court. Daily Times recalled that the electoral commission had last []The post APC move to stop Enugu LG poll, drags INEC, ENSIEC to court appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Moses Oyediran, Enugu The South East Governors Forum has expressed concern over the deplorable condition of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu and called for the urgent intervention of the Federal Government in upgrading the facilities. The forum also appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure that the November 18 governorship []The post South East Governors Forum speaks on deplorable condition of Akanu Ibiam Airport, Anambra poll, others appeared firs 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
To protect children while on the road to and from school, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has called on the various tiers of government to take adequate measures to prevent unnecessary harm. The Minister made the call in Abuja on Friday when he received officials of the Children Accident Prevention Initiative []The post FG calls for adequate protection for school children appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The Chairman, Nigerian/Ghana Business Council (NGBC), Omoba Bambo has stressed need for Nigeria to strengthen its bilateral relationship with Ghana in order to grow the countrys economy. Speaking to journalists in Accra during during the just concluded African Airshow, Ademiluyi explained that Nigeria and Ghana remained the only biggest economies in West Africa that needed []The post Nigeria, Ghana business: Ademiluyi calls for strong bilateral relationship appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Alleged Fraudulent Activities in Collection, Accounting, Remittance and Expenditure by Revenue Generating Agencies has invited the Inspector-General of Police (IG-P), Mr Ibrahim Idris, to appear before it. The committees Chairman, Sen. Solomon Adeola, said in statement signed by his Media Adviser, Mr Kayode Odunaro, on Sunday in Abuja. According to []The post Senate invites Inspector General of Police over alleged unpaid N6.5bn revenue appeared first on Daily Times 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Alhaji Danladi Sankara, former Senator representing Jigawa Northwest, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and joined the All Progressives Congress (APC). Sankara was received by the Jigawa Governor, Alhaji Muhammad Badaru at the Malam Aminu Kano triangle Square on Sunday in Dutse. Badaru said that the defection of the former senator was a welcome []The post Ex Jigawa Senator, over 8000 supporters dump PDP appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has renamed the Abakaliki Township Stadium after the late Ngele Oruta, the oldest man in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 112-year-old Oruta was buried on Friday at Amagu-Izzi, in the Abakaliki Local Government Area of the state. The deceased was a father to Sylvester []The post Gov Umahi renames Stadium after Ebonyis oldest man appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
A group known as Bola Ahmed Tinubu Admirers Movement (BATAM) worldwide has inaugurated its awareness sticker preparatory to the official inauguration of the Movement. According to the founder of BATAM, Dr. Kenneth Ibikunle Solana, the movement peopled by men and women from all walks of life who believe in the political ideology and the infectious []The post BATAM launches awareness sticker appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Mathew Dadiya, Abuja The German Police have concluded the training of the officers of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on various strategies in the fight against human trafficking. The training, tagged Trafficking in Human Beings for Sexual Exploitation and which ended []The post Germany trains NAPTIP, EFCC officers on crime fighting appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria N 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
There is prospect that Nigerians keen on knowing how exactly the National Assembly is run may soon have some answers, as Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has won the latest round in the legal battle to compel the Senate President, Bukola Sakari and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Dogara Yakubu, to account []The post SERAP: Court okays bid to compel Saraki, Dogara to account for N500bn running cost appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja Former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, said at the weekend that Nigeria presently appears more divided than it has ever been before. Atiku, while admitting that the country is not at war in the sense of guns and bombs, stressed that the level of []The post Nigeria now divided more than ever before, Atiku raises alarm appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has called for immediate suspension of those suspected of complicity in reinstating Mr Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman of Pension Task Team, into civil service. NANSs President, Chinonso Obasi, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, said that suspending suspected accomplices in the case would ensure credible probe of []The post MainaGate: NANS calls for immediate suspension of accomplices appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fro 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Former Sokoto State governor, Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC- Sokoto), Abdullahi Kalambaina (APC candidate) and Aminu Kware, (PDP candidate) for the Sokoto bye-election for the House of Representatives have expressed satisfaction with Saturdays voting process. They spoke in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) during and after the bye-election to replace late Muhammad []The post Sokoto bye-election: Wamakko, candidates express satisfaction, laud INEC appeared first on Daily Times N 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
35, 000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State have defected to join the All Progressives Congress. No fewer than 35,000 members from the People Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday decamped to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kogi state. Leading thousands of supporters, the member representing Lokoja II in the []The post 35,000 PDP Members Join APC In Kogi appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
A cleric, Evangelist Okwu Nwaka, has urged Christians to exercise genuine love by giving to people around them, especially the needy and preachers of the gospel. Nwaka gave the advice in a homily he delivered during a service at Anglican Church of Ascension, Enugu on Sunday. The homily has as the theme: Showing Love to []The post Why Christians should show love by giving to needy appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Myke Uzendu, Abuja Liberias ruling party, The Unity Party on Sunday announced a formal complaint against the electoral commission over the outcome of the October 10 presidential poll. AFP reported that The Unity Party would join two other parties in seeking a logical legal conclusion as quickly as permissible under Liberian law, following the Liberty []The post Liberias ruling party to contest election result appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
A sex shop in the United Kingdom is offering to pay 28,000(13.3 million Naira) a year for an employee to test their products and write reviews. Will you want to work in an adult store' A UK based sex store called LoveWoo wants to hire an employee to review sex toys professionally. The job entails []The post Shop Offers 1.1 Million Naira Salary For Employee To Masturbate! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Tom Garba, Yola The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Adamawa state chapter on Sunday honoured the chairman of the state Primary Health Care Development Agency (ADHCDA), Dr. Abdullahi Belel, with the award of excellence to mark the 2017 physician Week. At a dinner night in Government House, Yola, Belel alongside other colleagues were recognized for their []The post Physician Week: Adamawa NMA honour Belel with the Award of Excellence appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nige 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Kingsley Chukwuka, Jos Crisis at the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) has taken a turn for the worse with the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) demanding that the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Professor Edmund Banwat, resolve all contending issues with stakeholders between October 23, 2017 and November 30, 2017 or risk total []The post JUTH crisis worsens as another union gives CMD 40-day ultimatum appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeri 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The outbreak of diseases traced to animals did affect the sale of bush meat in the country, according to the Grass Cutters Farmers Association of Nigeria (GRAFAN). GRAFAN President, Chinedu Eluwa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Sunday that many people still preferred bush meat as it is organic and healthier. []The post Bush meat still in high demand, says grass cutter farmer appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
.Grows PBT to N2.72bn, shareholders funds by 1% Unity Bank Plc has declared a growth of one per cent in its gross earnings to N65.03 billion for the nine months ended September 30, 2017from N64.58bn in the corresponding period of 2016. The banks profit showed a pre-tax profit of N2.7bn and post-tax profit ofN2.45bn, while []The post Unity Bank declares N65.03bn gross earnings in Q3 2017 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Yakubu Salisu, Kano The Chairman of the Kano State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Mohammad Aminu Mohammad, has called on the Federal Government to fully operationalise the 2014 National Health Act which made provision, among others, of not less than one percent of consolidated revenue as Basic Health Provision Fund (BHPF) to []The post NMA calls on FG to implement 2014 National Health Act appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Royal Exchange Nigeria Plc is positioned for increased returns on premium and profitability with multi dimensional strategic business focusing on diversified earning opportunities, cost optimization and deployment of more earning new products. The company revealed that it has strengthened plans to unbolt new growth potential that will increase consumer value and better returns on investment []The post Royal Exchange targets optimal growth via innovative business plan appeared first on Daily Time 
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Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Nigerias Commissioner for Insurance, Mohammed Kari has blamed inappropriate laws, which often brew disharmony among the industrys regulatory agencies, as one of the greatest challenges facing the sector. Kari insists that if the insurance industry must grow, it requires those laws that conform to modern practice; and those that take would into account the potential []The post NAICOM: Unsuitable laws bane of insurance appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) in collaboration with the Nigeria Interbank Settlement System (NIBSS) has carried out a comprehensive sensitization of Bureaux de Change (BDCs) on usage and deployment of Bank Verification Number (BVN) Validation Portal provided by NIBBS. Speaking on the exercise, ABCON President, Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe, said the []The post BVN: ABCON, NIBSS, sensitise BDC operators on validation appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The inclusion of robust grassroots- oriented micro insurance products and elimination of negative hearsay on the sector through transparent practices had been tipped as measures that will drive the growth of the insurance sector. Professor of Insurance and Risk Management, Professor Festus Epetimehin, of Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU) disclosed this recently at stakeholders forum []The post Consumers, environment, insurers hold key for sector growth appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Anthony Joshua has extended his knockout streak to 20 after stopping Carlos Takam in the tenth round in Cardiff at the Principality Stadium. He has now surpassed Mike Tysons best ever streak which was 19 and is just one behin Frank Brunos 21. The win also means Joshua will retain his IBF and WBA heavyweight []The post Anthony Joshua Beats Carlos Takam To Retain World Heavyweight Titles appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Andrew Orolua, Abuja Aggrieved by the governments plan to secure order of forfeiture of all bank accounts without Bank Verification Numbers (BVN), the Incorporated Trustees of Total Support for Rule of Law and Justice Initiative has asked the Federal High Court Abuja to join it as defendant in the suit against 19 commercial banks in []The post BVN freeze order: NGO challenges FGs request for permanent forfeiture appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Boxing fans in Ebonyi have hailed Nigerian-born Briton, Anthony Joshua, for boosting the countrys global image by retaining his heavy-weight title belts on Saturday night. They gave the commendation in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abakaliki on Sunday. NAN reports that Joshua successfully retained his World Boxing Association (WBA) and []The post Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua boosting Nigerias global image appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
*Says Nigeria has reopened for Business Sam Nzeh Afrinvest (West Africa) Limited launched the 2017 Edition of the annual Banking Sector Report at the London Stock Exchange (LSE), heralding the call that Nigeria has reopened for business. The launch of the report was the anchor event of the 4th Nigeria Capital Markets and Banking Forum []The post Afrinvest unveils 2017 Banking Sector Report at LSE appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
The Board of Directors of Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced revenue of N254.7 billion for nine months ended September 30, 2017. In the statement of the result sent to Nigerian Stock Exchange, the board of the company further announced the declaration of an interim dividend of N7,996,902,051bn (Seven billion, nine hundred and ninety six million, []The post Nigerian Breweries delights shareholders with N7.9bn dividend. appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
*Returns to profitability Shareholders of Cadbury Nigeria Plc, have started looking up to robust performance by the company for the 2017 financial year, having recorded return to profitability in its Q3 2017 results, buoyed by tax holiday. The Nigerian top ranked beverages firms unaudited third quarter (Q3) result for the period ended 30th September, 2017, []The post Cadbury Nigeria reverses PAT loss position in Q3 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
First Bank of Nigeria Limited will be joining the rest of the world to commemorate the 2017 World Savings Day on Monday, October 31, 2017. As part of the activities lined up for the day, the bank would be taking its Financial Literacy campaign to 30 secondary schools across the six geo-political zones of the []The post World Savings Day: FirstBank sensitises secondary schools appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
as UBA, Access, FBN Holdings lead gainers Activities of investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for the week ended Friday, 27th October, 2017, showed that the banking, conglomerates and consumer sector appealed more to investors, lifting he weeks market turnover .However, a total turnover of 1.394 billion shares worth N16.403bn in []The post Banks, consumer goods, conglomerates lift market appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
*As Jalo Waziri, new CSCS boss assumes duty The Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) Plc has given indication that it would increase automation and improve efficiencies in the Nigerian capital market with the deployment of TCS BaNCS. The TCS BaNCS solution is a world- class multi-asset solution for securities depository, clearing and settlement; and has []The post CSCS lifts automation, efficiency with TCS BaNCS appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
By Kingsley Chukwuka, Jos Plateau State Government has said that the Governor Simon Lalong- led administration, is determined to turn around the economic fortunes of the state through harnessing of its huge agricultural potential. Commissioner for Special Duties, Hon. Hitler Dadi made this known while speaking at the Jos Trade Fair currently in the state. []The post Plateau moves to revamp agriculture, create jobs appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Joy Ekeke KPMG has disclosed that Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, into the Nigeria digital space over the last year is almost $1 billion, with the most significant investments going to e-commerce and payment platform companies. Speaking during a press briefing on KPMG Digital Summit 2017 themed: Leading through Digital, in Lagos, Boye Ademola, Partner and []The post Digital sector: FDI hits $1bn, as e-commerce, payment platform gaining attraction KPMG appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nige 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Nigerias Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo, top politicians including the Vice President and his wife, Prof and Mrs Osinbajo, and business moguls graced the engagement ceremony of the Senate President, Bukola Sarakis daughter on Saturday. Amidst the countless photographs flooding the airspace from the glamorous wedding engagement, which held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, []The post Photo: Obasanjo captured with Dino Melaye at Sarakis daughter wedding appeared first on Daily Times N 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Osun State governor, Rauf Aregbesola has said he is not happy paying half salaries to civil servants and political appointees in the state. Adelani Baderinwa, the states commissioner for information and strategy, said this in Osogbo, the state capital. Baderinwa quoted the governor as saying this when the federal government team on digital switchover visited []The post I Am Not Happy Paying Civil Servants Half Salaries Governor Aregbesola Reveals appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria N 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
According to Daily Post, Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that the reinstatement and dismissal of a former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, was not consistent with President Muhammadu Buharis avowed war on corruption. Obasanjo said this at the 2017 Foundation Day Public Lecture titled: Corruption and the Challenges of the []The post Obasanjo Finally Speaks on Maina Scandal, Warns Buhari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newsp 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
How much sex makes people happiest' Is there a magic number of times per week the average couple should aim for to keep both partners happy in bed and out' At some point in life, many couples wonder and ask themselves, What is the average amount of sex that other couples are having' And though []The post How many times should you have sex per day appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Its true that the happier couples have more sex theory has gotten a lot of play, but earlier this month, a study at Carnegie Mellon found that nobody actually bothered to look into whether the correlation between sex and happiness was a chicken/egg thing rather than cause and effect. They split 64 couples, with various []The post How often should a happy couple have sex' appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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