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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE DAILY TIMES NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [5 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Sunday, 5 November, 2017.

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Adamawa chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday conducted its State Congress to elect new executives. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mr Tahir Shehu emerged the new chairman, while Alhaji Abdullahi Prambe emerged the Secretary. Others elected are Alhaji Hamza Bello as Organising Secretary, Mrs Altine Inuwa as Women []The post Adamawa PDP elects new executives appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Indigenes of Ikorodu in Lagos State on Saturday unveiled the Asa Traditional Festival to promote tourism and culture of the people of the area. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that Asa, also known as Agere in other Nigerian cultures, is a traditional festival of man walking on long stilt to entertain the public. []The post Ikorodu indigenes revive Asa cultural festival appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has asked universities as research institutions to come up with solutions to issues challenging the country. President Muhammadu Buhari, said this in Uyo on Saturday during the 22nd and 23rd convocationof the University of Uyo. He was represented by the Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Onwuka. He noted that historically, []The post Buhari tasks universities on solutions to nations challenges appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria New 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
President Muhamadu Buhari said Federal Government would support universities affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North East. Buhari made this known Saturday at the 23rd Convocation Ceremony of Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH), Yola. Buhari, who was represented by Prof. Salihu Abdullahi, said government would provide special fund to MAUTECH to enable []The post FG to intervene in universities affected by insurgencyBuhari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Presidency has denied a media report which claimed that the federal government favours the Northern part of the country over the others. The development came just as Ogun, the home state of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, leads the remaining 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja in appointments of Chief Executive Officers of []The post Presidency refutes report of lopsided appointments as Ogun, Imo, Kano top chart appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Ne 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is to deploy additional 2,000 personnel and 100 vehicles for the Nov. 18 gubernatorial election in Anambra. Its Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, disclosed this in a phone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday. Kazeem said the men and vehicles would be drawn from []The post FRSC to deploy 2,000 personnel, 100 vehicles for Anambra polls appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh, Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta/Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Office, says the beneficiaries on the offshore programme abroad have been paid their school fees, upkeeps and other allowances. Boroh disclosed this in a statement by the Director of Information, Amnesty Office, Mr Charles Dafe, on Saturday in Abuja. While debunking the []The post FG not owing foreign students in Amnesty Programme Boroh appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News fro 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Former Nigerian Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd.) has concluded plans to establish a scholarship programme at all levels of the Nigerian school system in memory of his late wife, Maryam Babangida. Babangida made the disclosure in his address at the Inaugural Annual Memorial Lecture in honour of the former first lady, who died from []The post IBB plans scholarship to immortalize late wife, Maryam appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The National Coordinator of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Media Warriors group, Chinedu Obidigwe, has said that the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Tony Nwoye, lacks the managerial and leadership qualities needed to pilot a state, thus cannot lead the people of Anambra. Nwoye is not a governorship material. He lacks the qualities []The post Tout, Cant Govern Anambra APGA Group appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Explosion suspected to be bomb went off at Ogbette West Ward 6, Brodrick street in Coal Camp area of Enugu State at 11.58hr accordingto the report. Although the motive behind this explosions is yet to be known, as numbers of casualties couldnt be ascertained at the period of filling this report.The post Bomb explosion rocks an Enugu street appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Report of a fatal multiple accident and impediments on Falomo bridge towards Ram-bridge,Vi. Please note that this route has been cordon off completely blocked while theres ongoing recovery operation by safety agencies. Drivers are hereby advise to make use of Ozumba way as alternatives route at this period of filling this details.The post Falomo bridge towards Ram-bridge closed as motorists involved in multiple accident appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The perception popularly held that the Igbo masterminded the 1966 coup has been clarified by Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu who stated that the coup was never an Igbo coup, but stated that it was rather foiled by an Igbo man Iwuanyanwu stated this on Saturday in Abuja during his 75th birthday celebration organised by a committee []The post 1966 coup not an Igbo coup Iwuanyanwu appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
As Edo State judicial workers mark 2017/2018 legal year, the chief judge, members of the bar and other judiciary workers agitate for a better working environment,Titus Akhigbe write Few weeks ago, Edo State judiciary commenced a new legal year with great expectations from both the bar and the bench. At a ceremony to mark the []The post Judicial Workers in Edo Beg Govt for a Better Working Environment appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Mr Jacob Ayetoro and Mr Omokunmi Mustapha, on Saturday, emerged as state chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Oyo from two parallel congresses held in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that leaders of the two factions of the party in the state met for several hours in an effort to []The post Adetoro, Mustapha emerge PDP state chairmen in Oyo from 2 parallel congresses appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Former governor of Enugu State, Mr Sullivan Chime has called for the cancellation and rescheduling of the Nov. 4 local government election in the state. Chime also warned the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) not to contemplate announcing results arising from the exercise. The former governor made the call on Saturday night in Enugu []The post Ex Gov Chime seeks cancellation of Enugu LG election appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun on Saturday held its state congress to elect new leaders for the party in the state. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), monitored the exercise at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) in Abeokuta, reports that the congress was peaceful. NAN reports that the exercise, which was conducted by []The post PDP holds peaceful state congress in Ogun appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it neutralised dozens of Boko Haram insurgents in an ambush, while they were attempting to cross over to Sambisa forest. Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, Director Army Public Relations, who disclosed this in a statement in Maiduguri, said many of the terrorists escaped with gunshot wounds. Usman said that troops of []The post Army kills dozens of Boko Haram, rescues 6-year-old boy appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has donated N20million to kabba community towards the building of a civic centre. The governor, who was represented by the speaker of the States House of Assembly, Mr Kolawole Olushola, announced the donation at the event in kabba on saturday. The governor congratulated the good people of Kabba on the []The post Kogi Govt. donates N20m to Kabba Community fund raising appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Mr Polycarp Udeagu, Chairman, Nigeria Association of the Deaf in Anambra, has called for inclusion of sign language in the schools curriculum in the state. He said that the inclusion and teaching of sign would afford special persons the room to catch up with daily conversations like other normal people. Udeagu made the call during []The post Sign language should be included in schools curriculum-Association appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Action Democratic Party (ADP) has called on the security agencies to arrest the killers of its Jos East chairman, Mr Waziri Fursom, and bring them to justice. Chief Nanya Daman, Plateau Chairman of ADP, made the call on Saturday, at a news conference in Jos. Daman said that Fursom was killed on Thursday, at []The post ADP calls on security agencies to arrest killers of its council chairman appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commended the Ebonyi chapter of the All Progressives Congress for supporting President Muhammadu Buharis led Federal Government. Osinbajo made the commendation on Saturday when he addressed thousands of APC party supporters in Abakaliki on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the vice president was in Abakaliki to []The post Osinbajo lauds Ebonyi APC for supporting Buharis administration appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
..Jonathan should be honoured by accepting election defeat Iwuanyanwu. President Muhammadu Buhari has described the frontline entrepreneur and board member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu as a pillar of democracy. But Iwuanyanwu has also made a case for former President Goodluck Jonathan, insisting that he should be celebrated and honoured []The post Iwuanyanwu is a pillar of Democracy Buhari appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria News 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Edinson Cavanis superb scoring form continued when the Uruguay striker netted a double as Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain (PSG) snatched an easy 5-0 win at Angers on Saturday. With his 12th and 13th goals of the season, Cavani struck each side of the interval, as did France striker Kylian Mbappe, while Julian Draxler []The post Cavani on target as PSG crush Angers appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
English newspaper, Daily Mail, once named Austin Jay-Jay Okocha as the 11th Premier Leagues most beautiful players to watch whilst adding his swagger and style to Sam Allardyces industrious Bolton FC. Some pundits say that his exquisite level of unorthodox technique has yet to be replicated in the Premier League, while others claim that Okocha []The post I would have been regretting my time in the EPL if I had not lived my legacy- Jay-Jay Okocha appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria New 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
One of the countrys leading insurance firms, AXA Mansard Insurance Plc, has notified the investing public of its proposed investment in a hospital project. In a regulatory filing published with the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday, the insurance firm noted that it wishes to inform The Exchange and the investing public that AXA Mansard Insurance []The post AXA Mansard IFC partner to build world-class hospital in Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspaper 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Total Nigeria Plc has increased its lubricant production capacity through a capital investment with an additional two new state-of-the- art High Speed Filling Machines installed at its Lubricant Blending Plant, at Kirikiri, in Lagos State and Koko Blending Plant, Delta State. The two sophisticated equipment were commissioned in October, 2017. The first of these machines []The post Total boosts lubricant production capacity in Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Niger 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Day four commenced bright and early with a screening of animation shorts for a selection of secondary school students at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, Lekki. The films, showed different levels of artistry but were all mostly impressive in the ways they sought to educate and entertain. Gyrow, for instance, is instructive about health and sickness, []The post AFRIFF2017 Day 4: Creative hustle, a new kind of African cinema appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The joy of every parents is to see their offspring archiving their purpose in life while they are still alive. This is what best described what Forte Oil boss, Femi Otedola is presently experiencing at the moment. Temi, DJ Cuppy and Olawunmi are the three songbird shaking the entertainment industry. In case you dont know, []The post The Three Musician in Otedolas Family appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
When it comes to delivering mind-blowing and energetic performance; Ekiti state born singer, Niniola Apata sure fits into the list of artists whose creative art is second to none. Niniola who first came to prominence shortly after participating in music reality show, MTN Project Fame; born and raised in Lagos state, Niniola attended Apata Memorial []The post I never envisioned the wide spread of my song Maradona-Niniola appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Although Big Brother Naija star, Bisola Aiyeola, has come out to deny being in a romantic relationship with 21-year-old Jeff Akoh, questions are still being asked. People are yet to accept it was just a publicity stunt as she later claimed. Daily Times recall that the 31-year-old Bisola went on Twitter to declare her love []The post Between Bisola Aiyeola and Jeff Akoh appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
At this point of my career, I want to continue to grow the brand..Yemi Alade Nigeria has so many great voices that deserve to heard-Yemi Alade Nigerian Afro-pop singer, Yemi Eberechi Alade is one of the most relevant and busiest female singer in the entertainment industry after carving a niche for music shortly after her []The post Nigeria has so many great voices that deserves to be heard-Yemi Alade appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The excitement continued, as the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) keeps breaking bounds opening with a lighting design masterclass facilitated by the Embassy of The United States. The six-hour long session which was held at the Ultima Studios, Lekki, Lagos, had interested delegates converge under the mentorship of veteran, Christian Epps. Delegates, following the money []The post #AFRIFF2017: Festival thrills with international networking sessions appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Here are 10 signs youre old before your time (and you probably love it): 1. You used to live for the weekend And you still do, but now its more so for the eating and sleeping than it is for the drinking and dancing. You are increasing the number of two-part dramas youve watched on []The post 10 signs youre old before your time appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Time runs fast and along with time, we all have mastered the art of matching the fast pace. There are n number of to do things on our wishlist, and somehow we all manage to procrastinate. Its high time we do all that we wish to do, because its just one small life that we []The post 22 things that you should do by the age of 40 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
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