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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [18 OCTOBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday 18 October, 2017.


Wed, 18 Oct 2017
All Progressives National Congress (APC) national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has congratulated the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) leader, Gani Adams, over his appointment as the next Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland. Tinubu also congratulated [...]The post Aare Ona Kakanfo: Tinubu congratulates Gani Adams, Alaafin appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
Former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Kalu is expected to deliver a paper edtitled: Economic Diversification: 'The Role of the Private Sector vs The Government,' at the University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China. [...]The post Kalu to deliver lecture on economic diversification in China appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
FOOD prices defied general inflationary trend in September 2017 as it increased marginally by 0.07 percent as against the overall trend in Consumer Price Index (CPI), which was 0.03 percent lower than the level recorded [...]The post Food inflation again rises to 20.32% in September 'NBS appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
The Senate has urged the Federal Government to appoint a separate minister for the Ministry of Power to ensure optimal performance. Under the present administration, the ministry of power is fussed with those of works [...]The post Senate asks Buhari to appoint seperate minister of power appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja,on Tuesday,ordered Senator Eyninnaya Abaribe, and two others to explain the where about of the embattled leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, who they [...]The post Judge orders Abaribe, other sureties to produce Nnamdi Kanu in court or appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday leave Abuja for Istanbul, Turkey to participate in the ninth Summit of the Developing 8 (D-8) on Friday. According to the statement issued by his spokesman, Femi Adesina in [...]The post Buhari off to Turkey for D-8 summit appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
The National Caretaker Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Markafi, is in a closed-door meeting with the former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, in Abeokuta. The meeting is in going now at the [...]The post Breaking News: Markafi in closed door meeting with Obasanjo appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
THE recent revelation that 21,780 out of the 33,000 teachers in public schools in Kaduna State failed the Primary 4 examination administered on them by the state government was something of a humid humour. It [...]The post Kaduna's incompetent teachers appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
FOR some time now, the problem of insecurity has assumed alarming proportions. Since the past decade, expenditure on security has taken a huge chunk of the federal, state and local budgets in the country. A [...]The post FG, address these security challenges appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
ADDICTION, according to the Macmillian dictionary, means a strong wish or need to spend as much time as possible doing a particular activity. Addiction comes in various ways and it is what an individual enjoys [...]The post Problem of addiction appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
ON Monday, September 25, Chief Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja, erstwhile senator, governor of Oyo State, a frontline politician and the Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland, marked his 73rd birthday at his Bodija residence in Ibadan, Oyo State. [...]The post Ladoja, epitome of service, at 73 appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
THE popular saying that love is blind may be problematic. While love and lust share similar characteristics, only a few teenagers can make distinctions between the two. Recently, a 12-year-old girl posted this statement on [...]The post Advice for teenagers appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
WHILE many people especially in this part of the world believe that legends, heroes, achievers and those who have positively impacted on their societies should be celebrated only after their demise others, this writer inclusive, [...]The post Lekan Balogun at 75: Celebrating a living legend appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
Damishi Sango was a former Minister of Youth and Sport and one of the founding members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) he is presently the Plateau State Chairman of the PDP. In this interview [...]The post Nigeria is sitting on precipice 'Hon. Sango appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
THE Federal Government has approved the sum of 1.8 billion for the National Library of Nigeria, for its expansion project and implementation of some other capital projects in the 2017 budget. National Librarian and Chief [...]The post N1.8bn for National Library projects appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
MINISTER of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, has urged investors to take advantage of the huge business opportunities that will be offered by the completion of the FCT Light Rails Mass Transit [...]The post Minister urges investors to key into business opportunities in Abuja appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
The Federal Character Commission on Monday in Abuja, inaugurated a portal that would monitor and ensure justice and fairness in the distribution of national resources across the country. At a workshop organised for Desk Officers [...]The post Federal Character Commission deploys technology to ensure equal resource distribution, address agitation appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
US President Donald Trump has issued a warning to Senator John McCain a day after his fellow Republican delivered a thinly veiled attack in a speech. People have to be careful because at some point [...]The post Trump fires back after McCain attacks spurious nationalism appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
The General Assembly, on Monday, October 16, 2017 elected, by secret ballot, 15 States to serve on the Human Rights Council, the highest intergovernmental body in the United Nations system for matters relating to protection [...]The post General Assembly elects Nigeria, others to UN Human Rights Council appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
NIGERIA Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has been conferred with the Special Recognition and Commendation Award for Excellence in Banking (Public Service) at the Business Day Banking Awards 2017. In a letter of commendation to the [...]The post NDIC wins award on banking excellence appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
THE Ekiti State government will commence the disbursement of N1billion Central Bank (CBN) facility it guaranteed, to small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) in the state from tomorrow (Thursday). The state Commissioner for Commerce, Industries [...]The post SMEs, others get N1bn CBN facility tomorrow in Ekiti appeared first on Tribune. 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017
DIAMOND Bank has been recognized as the Best Bank in Financial Inclusion Services and the Mobile Banking App of the Year at the 2017 Businessday Banking awards held in Lagos. Commenting on the awards, the [...]The post Diamond Bank rated best bank in financial inclusion appeared first on Tribune. 
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