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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE LEADERSHIP NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [13 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Leadership Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 13 November, 2017.

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Mariam Mohammed Today I will share with you a speech. After listening to the speech myself, I decided to share with you one of the most thought-provoking speeches I have ever heard from none other person than the eloquent Prof. of law the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) in which he spoke extensively about success and greatness. For me, this topic came at a time when the country is in dire need of selfless leaders. After listening to the speech I asked myse 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
BY TAOFEEK LAWAL, Abuja Head Coach of the U-17 women national team, Flamingoes, Bala Nikyu will open camp this week as the girls begin preparations for next months FIFA U17 Womens World Cup qualifying match against Ethiopia.Nigeria will take on the Ethiopians in the first round of the African qualifying series of the sixth edition of the global competition, which debuted in New Zealand in 2008. The 2018 finals will be held in Uruguay.Nikyu and his assistants will open the team camp early next we 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
By Bello Rabiu President Muhammadu Buhari swept into power on May 29, 2015 on the strength of his personal integrity, anti-corruption stand, promise to revamp the economy and strong commitment to tackle armed insurgency in the north east. However, two and a half years later, the government, led by the retired Major General and former military head of state, continues to struggle to find its direction.Within months after he resumed office, President Muhammadu Buhari set up the Committee to probe 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Few banks are committed to the agriculture value chain in alignment with the Federal Governments current policy focus of diversifying the economy and re-positioning the agriculture sector to play a lead role in economic development. KAYODE TOKEDE examines how First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has been supporting the governments Agrobusiness drive and implementation of the governments Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), Medium Term Plan for 2017-2020.The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) th 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
By MARK ITSIBOR The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced a new plan to expand its agro-based Anchor Borrowers initiative to cover another set of micro and large-scale farmers in the country, with a target to produce additional two million metric tonnes of paddy rice in a rekindled partnership with the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN). The move is obviously to consolidate on the gains of the ABP and reach more deserving smallholder farmers nationwide.According to the CBN, anoth 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
By CHIKA IZUORA And KAYODE TOKEDE, Lagos Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited has paid over N279 billion to retirees since its inception in 2006.Between January and June this year, over 5,000 new retirees also received their benefits from the Pension Fund Administrator (PFA), increasing the number of individual retirement savings account (RSA) holders nationwide with it to over 1,500,000. A total of N16.6 billion was paid to retirees from January to June this year.These figures were released as 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
by OLUSHOLA BELLO, Lagos Pan-African Conglomerate Dangote Group shined in a big way at the 2017 Lagos International Trade Fair which ended yesterday, with subsidiaries under the Group exhibited their array of products.The global brand is however spicing this years fair with a special introduction of new products and packs from the stable of its subsidiaries to its customers and other visitors to the fair.With the theme of this year fair on Promoting Industrialisation for Economic Recovery and Su 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
By Kingsley Alu, Abuja The acting registrar-general, Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Lady Azuka Azinge, has commended Nigerias improved ranking on the World Bank ease of doing business 2018 from 169 to 145 and observed that the reform initiatives of the Commission in respect of start-up-to business contributed to the improvement in the index.Azinge, who stated this at the maiden quarterly meeting with management and staff of the Commission at the Commissions head Office in Abuja, said that t 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
BY BAYO AMODU, Abuja The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has said the whistleblower who provided the tips that led to the recovery of funds stashed away in a property in Ikoyi, Lagos State, will soon be paid.Adeosun stated this on Sunday in a statement by her spokesman, Oluyinka Akintunde.The statement was sequel to the position of the whistleblower, through his lawyer, Yusuf Galadima, on Friday that he was yet to be paid, contrary to the meaning read into a press release by the Economic and 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
BY SOLOMON AYADO, Abuja The Senate says it is set to publish names of companies found culpable in investigation into alleged N30 trillion revenue scam in the import and export value chain.Chairman of the Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport, Hope Uzodinma, made this known in an interview with journalists on Sunday.He said the committee had completed its first batch of investigation involving over 60 companies and would publish names of companies involved in various 
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