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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TRUST NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [17 OCTOBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Trust Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 17 October, 2017.


Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Cameroon claims to have done it in order to curtail the spread of Boko Haram terrorists within its borders but in truth, that countrys deportation of one hundred thousand Nigerian refugees is unfriendly, unjustified and is hardly an act of good neighbourliness. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi, yesterday, assured full support towards the victory of its candidate, Mr Oseloka Obaze, in the November 18 governorship election in Anambra State. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A former Governor of Kogi State and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, aka Ibro, has expressed optimism that his party will upstage the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) come 2019. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has been fixed for October 31, a reliable source told Daily Trust yesterday in Abuja. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The National Assembly has been urged to revisit the issue of devolution of powers to states in the interest of the nation. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A group, Talk To 100 Projects, said yesterday that it is disingenuous and wicked to describe President Muhammadu Buhari as a sectional leader. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has assured professor Tunde Adeniran that he will always be with like minds to guide the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, while describing the former minister as a ''capable hand''. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has applauded Anambra state governor Willie Obiano for his vision and the transformation he has brought to the state.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
An ex-saw miller, Benjamin Ademola, who quit the job in quest of, as he said, greener pastures in the sale of stolen mobile phones, is regretting the decision. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The Oyo State Police Command yesterday paraded a 50-year-old man, Mukaila Adewale, who allegedly exhumed the skull of one of his relatives for money ritual, and a National Diploma II student of the Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo State, Adedigba Elisha, who was described as a specialist in stealing motorcycles at viewing centres. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A former soldier, Abubakar Isiaka, who claimed to have served in Division 1 of the Nigerian Army, yesterday said he was never an active part of any robbery activity, though he usually escorted robbers to where they sold the vehicles they stole. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Two armed robbery suspects who admitted their involvement in a series of house-to-house robberies in the Ijanikin, Igando and Ayobo, which are suburbs of the Lagos metropolis, said the police were able to arrest them because the efficacy of their charms failed when it mattered most. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, has sentenced a 21-year-old scavenger, Tahiru Sharif, to 12 months imprisonment for being in possession of stolen items. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has signed US $805 million agreements with seven countries in Africa and Latin America. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Cannabis planting is devastating land in Ondo state, prompting the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to advise the state to encourage alternative farming. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The implementation of the Multi-Year Tariff Order (MYTO) framework for electricity pricing has again been delayed for the fourth minor review which occurs every six months. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Dangote Farms Limited got 356 tons of fresh tomato from Pyxera Global last year, not 2,073 tons, the farms field maintenance and compliance manager, Jafar Sani has said. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The Managing Director of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Ernest Mupwaya said his company has installed 88,000 meters and would install 120,000 units by December 2017 to tackle complaints on estimated billing. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Oil markets jumped on Monday on concerns over potential renewed U.S. sanctions against Iran as well as conflict in Iraq. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Apples radical FaceID system is set to come to the entire iPhone line next year, it has been claimed. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A new report released by Ericsson as predicted that on demand viewing on mobile gadgets will increase by 50 percent in year 2020 due to massive growth and shift to mobile communication by consumers globally. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the number of active lines has increased to 139 million in August compared to July which recorded 138. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
A fresh case of Apples new iPhone popping open due to a swollen battery has been reported in state media in China, the worlds biggest smartphone market where the U. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
We were reminded of the state of quantum computer design and the software that goes with it two weeks ago during this years Microsofts Ignite Conference. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Digital Encode has again been recognised for its quality-driven operations and global best practice standards in Information Security Management and Compliance Advisory ecosystem with the award as the Africas Most Innovative Quality Cyber-Security Consulting Company.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
None of the Nigerian players in action in the first round of the Main Draws of the second leg (Futures 5) in the ongoing 17th Governors Cup Lagos Tennis Championship survived the firepower of their foreign counterparts yesterday. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
The head coach of Akwa United FC, Mr Abdul Maikaba has attributed the feat achieved by the club in winning the Aiteo Cup due to enabling environment and working conditions for players and coaches in Akwa Ibom state. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Nigeria have moved up to the 41st position in the world and retained the fifth in Africa in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world rankings released yesterday. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has described Harry Kane as a complete player but said Champions League opponents Tottenham are about more than the England striker. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Amos Adamu, a former FIFA Executive Committee member on Monday said that Nigeria now has a worthy team that would perform well at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Roger Federer is eyeing a seventh ATP Finals crown and has not ruled out pinching the world no.1 ranking from Rafa Nadal, if he maintains the form that won him his second Shanghai Masters trophy on Sunday. 

Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Nigeria moved up to the 41st position in the World and retained the fifth in Africa in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world rankings.
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