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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [1 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 1 November, 2017.

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday announced that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) would be expanded so as to inject fresh ideas into the government. The President made this known at the meeting of National Executive Council (NEC) of All Progressives Congress (APC) held at the national secretariat of the party in Abuja. He emphasised that []The post Buhari to appoint more ministers, reshuffle cabinet soon appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 


Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Joy Anyim The Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) boss for the Lagos State Command in Lagos Sule Aliyu, said that the agency recovers 10 tons of drug and prosecute 300 suspects yearly. Aliyu who stated this on Tuesday during a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja said the agency will keep []The post We recover 10 tons of drugs, prosecute 300 suspects yearly in Lagos NDLEA appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The head of Nigerias state oil company is organising a special dinner for federal lawmakers in what appears to be an attempt to curry favourable treatment from members of the National Assembly. An invitation card seen by the Daily Times this afternoon indicates that dinner, at the behest of the Group Managing Director of the []The post Baru tried to bribe Senators, cancels controversial Transcorp dinner appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Amaka Agbu, Port Harcourt The Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has commended the Board and Management of the Niger Delta Development Commission for imbibing a new spirit of collaboration in the development of the Niger Delta region. Governor Ikpeazu spoke when members of the Board and Management of NDDC paid him a courtesy visit []The post Governor Ikpeazu hails NDDCs spirit of collaboration in Niger Delta appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Activities which mark the 50 anniversary and the 37th convocation ceremony of the federal college of Education, technical Yaba, Lagos commenced on Monday. The ceremony which begins fully on Wednesday November 1, with a convocation lecture to be delivered by Professor Emmanuel Ohize of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, with the theme: Technological Innovation: []The post FCET Yaba marks 50 anniversary, convokes 5,522 graduands appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja addressed the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on issues affecting the party and the country. Below is a full text of address: MR. PRESIDENTS REMARKS AT THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC), TUESDAY 31ST OCTOBER 2017, AT THE NATIONAL SECRETARIAT, ABUJA []The post Full text of President Buharis address at the APC NEC appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria News 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
*Sagay says Its overdue The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party has been vindicated over the sack of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Engr. Babachir David Lawal. Reacting to the presidencys relieve of the suspended SGF of his position yesterday in Abuja at the party Secretariat, APC []The post Babachir: Weve been vindicated APC appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday said the state would begin the implementation of Health Insurance Scheme in 2018 to make healthcare accessible to every resident, irrespective of financial status. The governor said this when Queen Maxima Cerruti of Netherlands and her entourage paid him a courtesy visit at State House in Alausa, []The post Gov. Ambode receives Queen in Alausa, Lagos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been called upon not to hesitate in running for the office of the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2019. A socio-political group under the umbrella of Atiku Support Group (ASG) in Bauchi made the call through the state Coordinator of the Group, Alhaji Adamu Isa, []The post 2019: Group drums support for Atiku appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Federal Government of Nigeria, on Monday, agreed to pay a total of N88bn for the complete destruction of the remnants of landmines and bombs used during the Nigerian Civil War. The said amount is also for other purposes, including compensation of the victims, and the reconstruction of public buildings in some parts of the []The post Nigerian government agrees to pay civil war victims N50bn appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Cisco Systems Nigeria has unveiled intent-based networking solutions that represent one of the most significant breakthroughs in enterprise networking. The introduction is coming on the heels of Ciscos vision to create an intuitive system that anticipates actions, stops security threats in their tracks, and continues to evolve and learn. It will help businesses to unlock []The post Cisco Systems Nigeria unveils intent-based solutions appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has asked Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, to seek caution in his attempt to bring through the back door into the party, Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, saying any attempt to disrupt the peace within the party in the state will be resisted. []The post APC chieftain warns Amaechi, others against wooing Dickson to party, says gov a liability appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The governorship candidate of Better Nigeria Progressives Party (BNPP), Chief Ikem Ohanugo, has accused his co-aspirants in the November 18, governorship election in Anambra State of not having blue print of how to develop the state. Ohanugo who stated this when he spoke to newsmen said some of them talked about payment of staff salaries, []The post Anambra 2017: My co-aspirants have no blue print for Anambra development- Ohanugo appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria N 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
A chieftain of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has asked Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, to seek caution in an attempt to bring through the back door into the party, Governor Seriaki Dicksin of Bayelsa state, saying any attempt to disrupt the peace within the party in the state will be resisted. []The post Gov Dickson defection to APC a liability, Chieftain warn Amaechi others appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
All invited players are expected to arrive in a camp in Morocco on Monday, 6th November Captain Mikel Obi, tops the list of 24 players that Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has invited for next weeks 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match away to Algeria. The team will also face Lionel Messi and his []The post Rohr Invites Mikel, 23 Others For Algeria, Argentina appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
*To extend tax compliance to private sector Ganiyu Obaaro The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, revealed on Tuesday, that revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51billion into the Federation Account between January and October, 2017. Accounting to the latest figure released by the Federal Ministry of Finance, non-oil revenue represents 46.15 per []The post Federation Account recorded N797bn VAT revenue in 10 months Adeosun appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The zero tolerance stance on market infractions and fraud of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), received yet another major boost Tuesday when Mr. Oyekun Akinsemoyin was arraigned before the Ikeja magistrate court 1 on charges of conspiracy, forgery, fraud and impersonation contrary to sections 412, 380 and 368 of the Lagos state criminal code. []The post Identity theft: SEC arraigns Man over sale of Nigerian Breweries shares appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nig 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Real Madrid could be without Isco, Raphael Varane, Gareth Bale and Keylor Navas for Wednesdays Champions League clash with Tottenham. Head coach Zinedine Zidane had suggested Bale could have recovered from a calf problem in time to face his old club but he trained alone on Monday at Valdebebas. Navas, who has missed Madrids last []The post Injury worries for Real ahead Tottenham clash appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Cologne have been fined 60,000 by UEFA following the crowd trouble at their Europa League match with Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. Kick-off was delayed by an hour after thousands of travelling fans arrived at the stadium without tickets after marching through London. There were then scuffles with stewards as some supporters, who had managed []The post Cologne fined 60,000 for crowd trouble appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
MULTI-award winning African-American music star, Akon, has been unveiled as host of the 4th annual All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) scheduled to hold on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the Eko Convention Centre of the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. According to a statement by the African Union Commission and the International []The post Music superstar, Akon, to host AFRIMA 2017 in Lagos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Bayern Munich will be without Robert Lewandowski for todays Champions League clash with Celtic. The Poland international pulled up holding his hamstring in the first half of his sides 2-0 Bundesliga win over RB Leipzig on Saturday and was taken off for Arturo Vidal. Bayern described it as a minor muscular problem and the striker []The post Lewandowski to miss Bayern, Celtic cracker appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Jose Mourinho has again defended Romelu Lukakus performances, labelling the striker as an untouchable member of his Manchester United team. Belgium international Lukaku enjoyed a flying start to life at United, scoring 11 times in his first 10 appearances after joining from Everton for 75million. But the 24-year-old has drawn a blank in each of []The post Mourinho backs untouchable Lukaku appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
German power producers are poised to pay customers to use electricity this weekend. Wind generation is forecast to climb to a record on Sunday, creating more output than needed and driving electricity prices below zero, broker data compiled by Bloomberg show. It would be the first time this year that the average price for a []The post Germany To Pay Electricity Users Because It Generated Too Much Power appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Federal Neuro Psychiatric Centre, Maiduguri, on Tuesday said it recorded 67,000 mental health cases in the past 18 years. The Medical Director of the centre, Dr Ibrahim Audu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri that the cases were recorded since the hospital started clinical operations in 1999. He said most of []The post Psychiatric Centre experience 30% increase in number of cases appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Hyundai Motors Nigeria Limited (HMNL), has announced a comprehensive 30-day discounted service campaign, beginning from 01 November 2017 for owners and fleet managers of Hyundai cars, including Hyundai commercial vehicles. The campaign, which is tagged; Before service clinic, is absolutely an initiative of HMNL aimed at helping customers rediscover the value of their Hyundai vehicles []The post Hyundai Motors Nigeria begins 30-day free service *Customers to get attractive discount appeared first 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
All is set for the maiden 4 Inches Heel Race Competition holding in Lagos on November 18, 2017. According to the organisers, DAK Marketing Services Limited (DMS), the event is aimed at providing a platform for young Nigerian women to showcase their skills and God-given talents. The Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of DMS, []The post 4 Inches Heel Race competition debuts in Lagos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Nigerian Catfish Pepper Soup (popularly known as Point & Kill) can be a source of cancer due to its abundance in omega 6 fatty acids. A cardiologist, Dr. Jane Anisulowo, says that farm or home-grown catfish is the worst example in this regard, as it contains more fatty hormones than the ones harvested from natural []The post Stop eating Point and Kill, Health expert suggests appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Farmers in northern Nigeria have called on wireless operators includingMTN Group Ltd.to block SIM cards that havent been formally registered by their users, saying they enable the operations of militant Islamist group Boko Haram. According to Bloomberg report, an emailed statement Monday read we will stage a protest against MTN and take necessary legal action []The post MTNs unregistered SIMs aid Boko Haram, Nigerian farmers say appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Ne 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Access Bank has entered into a partnership with Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC Motors) to enable more Nigerians to have access to finance for affordable vehicles. The partnership allows customers of the bank access finance to purchase the latest brands of GAC at discounted price with a reduced interest rate. Speaking at the signing of Memorandum []The post Access Bank partners GAC motors for affordable cars appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Samurai Rugby Football Club based in Britain has emerged back to back winners of Nigeria Rugby Football Federation flagship tournament, Independence Sevens Rugby Tournament by defeating Cowrie Rugby FC of Lagos by 26-0 points in the final match played at the prestigious Nigeria Polo Club ground in Lagos. The much-talked about tourney lived up to []The post Samurai RFC retain Independence Sevens Rugby title appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Yoruba people are known to consume large amounts of pepper in almost all their meals. The fame of too much pepper in this Nigerian culture is well known but are there side effects' Hot, or red, pepper comes from crushed hot peppers. The component that gives hot pepper its bite is capsaicin, an extract of []The post Why too much pepper may be dangerous for you appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Following a series of events which included the English Premier League trophy visiting media houses, MultiChoice offices, and also being hosted by Nigerias Minister of Sports, the much acclaimed Trophy Tour came full circle at the weekend at Teslim Balogun stadium as lucky DStv and GOtv subscribers gathered to see the famed trophy whilst also []The post MultiChoice thrills fans with EPL Trophy display appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
In line with the companys global 180 Days of Change campaign, Uber has announced a set of new features to further improve flexibility, user experience and safety for driver-partners. With the new improvements and a set of new features on the app, driver-partners across Nigeria will find it much easier to choose when, where, and []The post Uber inaugurtaes new products to improve driver-partner flexibility appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Girl child education in Nigeria has been bedeviled with various challenges with a view to creating an equal forms of formal education between the male folk . Education as the name implies is the basic fundamental human rights and this has been acknowledged since the 1948 adoption of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights. Different []The post Girl child education in Nigeria: Cultural impediment and role of United Nations appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspap 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
A Nigerian man identified as Nasir has revealed his surprise after seeing some items being used by Nigerians commonly in a Turkish Museum. According to him, the authorities put the items in the Turkish museum because they are old and no longer in use.The post Nigerian Man Visited A Museum In Turkey, Saw Charcoal Iron, Black & White TV appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The plea by the Nigeria Modern Pentathlon Federation (NMPF) to the corporate world and well-meaning individuals for their support towards Nigerians bid to stage a successful Youth Olympic Games Qualifier and the Senior African Pentathlon Championship come December 4-11 seems to be yielding results as Nigerians have started responding positively. This follows the donation of []The post Ozed boosts Modern Pentathlon appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Following the launch of BMW 5 Series recently, Coscharis Motors Plc in partnership with BMW Club Nigeria, demonstrated the next step to automated driving through the BMW 5 Series automated driving capability during the BMW Club 2017 Bimmerfest event recently held at the Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event was aimed at celebrating []The post Coscharis thrills BMW enthusiasts at Bimmerfest 2017 as firm showcases spectacular performance appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeri 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Its high in beneficial nutrients, as well as certain plant compounds and antioxidants that may help treat and even prevent some conditions. Also, cucumbers are low in calories and contain a good amount of water and soluble fiber, making them ideal for promoting hydration and aiding in weight loss. This article takes a closer look []The post 7 Reasons why you should eat Cucumber everyday appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
UNICEF bags which are meant for internally displaced persons, are reportedly being sold in Kano State. This unpatriotic act was exposed by Twitter user @Habuhk4, who tweeted; @UNICEF tagged Bags for #IDPs being sold in #Kano was it also made ti be sold or some unpatriotic people make the move #NotAnotherNigerianThe post UNICEF Bags Meant For IDPs Sold In Kano (Photos) appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Its all about packaging. This fruit seller was spotted wearing a suit while carrying out his business in Yola, Adamawa state. Bernard Kaigama, who had an encounter with him revealed that the well dressed trader packages himself in such manner because he admires the way bankers dress. Below is what Bernard shared on Facebook. []The post Adamawa Fruit Seller Wears Suit For His Business appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Theres strong reaction in the South African press after local rapper Emtee accidentally exposed his penis on Instagram Live. Times Live says the rapper, whose full name is Mthembeni Ndevu, has stood tall despite the frenzy that erupted around leaked pictures of his manhood. While entertainment site ZAlebs says people have been recreating the situation []The post SA rapper accidentally shows penis on Instagram live Emptee appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has said that President Buhari was aware of the reinstatement of the wanted former chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service and that she warned him before his reinstatement. The former pension boss was dismissed from office in 2013 []The post Head of Service says President Buhari was aware of wanted ex-pension boss, Abdulrasheed Mainas reinstatement appeared first on Daily Times 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The headless body of an undergraduate of the Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, identified as Ayodele Memilade was found at the universitys gate where it was allegedly dumped by cultists. More to followThe post #DTNalert: Headless body found in Ado-Ekiti appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Osun State Police Command have arrested a man who allegedly raped an 85-year-old woman to coma in Ilesa, a commercial town in the State. The suspect, Kehinde Ariyo, 29, is said to have committed the heinous act last Friday The police commissioner in the state, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, who paraded the suspect disclosed to []The post Man in police net for allegedly raping 85-year-old woman to coma, says he only did two rounds appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspape 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
More than 200 members of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Ariaria, Aba, who defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) recently have disclosed reason for their action. Speaking during the occasion that held at the partys secretariat, Umuahia, the Aba North APGA chairmanship candidate in the last general election in the state, Deacon []The post Why we defected to PDP Ariaria APGA members appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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