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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [31 OCTOBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 31 October, 2017.


Tue, 31 Oct 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari may have at last acted on the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo panel's Report on the former Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and former Director General of the National [...]The post Buhari sacks Babachir Lawal, Oke 'Appoints Boss Mustapha as SGF appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja,on Monday,as a prelude to critical party organs meetings scheduled forMondayandTuesday. Speaking to State House corespondents after the [...]The post 2019: Tinubu declines comment on Buharis second term 'Tells reporters dont discuss it with me appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has filed an application before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, asking for an order of court wholly setting aside the issuance and service of the subpoena ad testificandum [...]The post Subpoena: Jonathan asks Metuh for N1bn travel expense, files opposing motion appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The National Agency for Food Drugs and Control (NAFDAC) has disclosed that the payment review of registration fees by 50 per cent is part of new measures to ease the productions of foods, drugs and [...]The post NAFDAC decentralises, reviews registration fees by 50% 'DG appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
President Alhasan Quattara of Cote d'voire on Monday in Abuja commended President Muhammadu Buhari for taking Nigeria out recession. Quattara gave the commendation when he addressed State House correspondents after a closed door meeting with [...]The post VIDEO: Quattara commends Buhari over Nigerias recession exit appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Osun State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye,on Monday,said the state police command was still waiting for the former deputy governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, to honour the invitation delivered to him on [...]The post Were still waiting for Omisore to honour police invitation 'Osun CP appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described President Muhammadu Buhari's sack of the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and the Director General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke [...]The post Nigerians outcry forced Buhari to sack Babachir, Oke 'Fayose appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives at the weekend said that efforts are ongoing to pick its choice as the race for the National Chairman of the party hots up. [...]The post PDP chairmanship race: Well unveil our choice soon 'Reps caucus appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja,on Monday,as a prelude to critical party organs meetings scheduled forMondayandTuesday. Speaking to State House corespondents after the [...]The post Tinubu meets Buhari in Aso Rock 'Says Presidency cabal a myth appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senstor Mohammed Danjuma Goje lost his.wife, Hajiya Yelwa Danjuma Goje, a statement by the Senators son, Ahmed Mohammed Goje has said. The statement indicated that HajiaYelwa, aged55, died in a [...]The post Senator Goje loses wife appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The Country Manager of OLX, an online classified site, Ms Lola Masha, has called on the Federal Government to establish a proper means of identification for Nigerians. Masha, who made the call during OLX's 5th [...]The post Proper means of identification will boost online business 'OLX appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, has partnered with the Lagos State government to curb the menace of domestic and s3xual violence across the metropolis. Through the Shortcode, 6820, both organisations are encouraging victims and other [...]The post Airtel, Lagos State partner to curb domestic, sexual violence appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) continued its onslaught against the threats posed by Cybercriminals when it organised a 2-day Workshop of the Industry Group (IWG) on electronic banking fraud at the Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) [...]The post NCC vows to intensify fight against cyber crime appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second is frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you [...]The post Gbenga Daniel, a phenomenon best suited for PDP national chairmanship job appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has lamented the poor rating of Nigerian universities in the recent global rating, saying that no Nigerian university is ranked among the first 500 universities in the world. This, [...]The post NAAT laments poor rating of Nigerian universities appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. By the time of his death at the age of 58 from AIDS-related causes on August 2 1997, Fela's reputation as [...]The post Immortalising Fela appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
A career is a persons calling in life, an occupation , and a long-term or lifelong activity. It is what you dream about on a daily basis and what you have a passion for. In [...]The post Making a career choice appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has finalised plans to introduce a new employment creation scheme known as the Sustainable Agricultural Development Training Scheme (SADTS). The scheme which will be pilot-tested in 19 states of [...]The post NDE introduces new employment creation scheme appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for United States President, President Donald Trump, and an associate were indicted by a federal grand jury on 12 counts including conspiracy against the United States and money laundering, [...]The post Manafort indicted on conspiracy, money laundering charges: special counsel appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
KIDNAPPING has become a menace in many communities across the country. It is a criminal activity that threatens the lives of people, especially the young ones. Kidnapping is carried out with the specific purpose of [...]The post Taming kidnapping appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
KENYAN President Uhuru Kenyatta won last week's repeat presidential election with slightly more than 98 per cent of the vote, the head of the election commission said on Monday. The turnout for the vote, which [...]The post Kenyan President Kenyatta re-elected with 98 per cent of vote 'Election commission appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige,, has called on the United States of America to support the Federal Government on its school feeding programme, which is one of the pre-election promises of [...]The post FG seeks US support on school feeding programme, child labour eradication appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
SPAINS state prosecutor is seeking charges of rebellion, sedition, and misuse of public funds against Catalan leaders involved in the regions disputed independence bid that has thrown the country into political turmoil. The prosecutor, Jose [...]The post Spanish prosecutor seeks charges for deposed Catalan leaders appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
THE Chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, hosted his counterparts General Kyeong-doo Jeong of South Korea and Japanese Admiral Katsutoshi Kawano at the US Pacific Command headquarters [...]The post US, S. Korea, Japan warn Pyongyang to stop irresponsible provocations appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
UNITED States President, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort will surrender to federal authorities later on Monday amid an ongoing probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign, CNN and the [...]The post Manafort, ex-associate face charges in US Russia probe appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
THE war crimes trial of an aide to Ethiopias former Communist ruler has begun at The Hague in the Netherlands. Eshetu Alemu, 63, is accused of ordering the execution of 75 people during Ethiopias Red [...]The post Ethiopia: Red Terror war crimes trial begins at The Hague appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
DEVELOPMENT Bank of Nigeria (DBN) on Monday disbursed its first set of loans through three microfinance banks to 20,000 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) across the country. DBN was licensed by Central Bank of [...]The post Development Bank disburses N5bn to 20,000 MSMEs appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
UNION Bank, in its unaudited results for the nine-months, ended 30th September 2017, records increase of 16 percent in its gross earnings. The financial results released to the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Monday indicated that [...]The post Q3:2017: Union Bank gross earnings go up by 16% appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) says recovery in oil production and a good harvest in Nigeria, as well as the easing of tensions in the Niger Delta, accounts for more than half of the additional [...]The post Nigeria accounts for 50% of S/Saharan improved growth forecast 'IMF appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
THE Nigerian Equities market compensated for the points it shed in the past two trading sessions with a gain of six basis points on Monday as bourse closed at 36484.30 to bring Year-To-Date returns to [...]The post Equities market opens week positive, adds N8bn appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
DIAMOND Bank Plc in its 2017 third-quarter financial result has recorded remarkable increase in profit, as profit before tax surged by 71 percent to N6.7 billion. For the nine months business period, the Bank's gross [...]The post 'Diamond Banks profit before tax increases by 71% in Q3:2017 appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Money Deposit Banks in the country have commenced the implementation of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN's) regulatory framework for Bank Verification Number (BVN) and watch-list for the Nigerian financial system with some of them [...]The post CBN's regulatory framework implementation: Banks place disclaimer on customers appeared first on Tribune. 
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