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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [23 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Thursday, 22 November, 2017.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, willon Saturdayformally defect to ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Lagos State chapter of APC confirmed this to the Nigerian Tribune [...]The post Obanikoro finally dumps PDP for APC appeared first on Tribune. 


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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Veteran actor Sadiq Daba reportedly diagnosed with leukemia and prostate cancer is about to be flown to the United Kingdom for intensive treatment. Daba had complained about the shortage of funds, hence, colleagues and friends [...]The post Ailing actor Sadiq Daba to undergo treatment in UK appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
THE Federal Government says it lost about $9 billion to the export of proceeds of illegal mining activities between 2014 and 2015. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, disclosed this [...]The post Nigeria loses $9bn to illegal mining in 2 years appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
The national leader of All Peoples Congress (APC) Senator Bola Tinubu, on Wednesday, visited the Akure home of the leader of pan-Yorubasocio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, Chief Rueben Fasoranti, where he, in the company of other leaders, [...]The post Tinubu, Akande, Akeredolu in closed-door meeting with Afenifere leader appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has moved all his official engagements to the First Lady's wing of the presidential villa, Abuja. He performed the inauguration of the three-man Audit Committee for Asset Recovered earlyon Wednesdaymorning before presiding [...]The post Buhari moves official engagements to wife's office appeared first on Tribune. 

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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has withheld assent to the Federal University of Wukari Establishment Bill, 2017 and Chartered Institute of Treasury Management Establishment Bill. Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, made this known while reading letters to [...]The post Buhari rejects 2 NASS bills as Senate postpones 2018 budget debate appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
OVER 50 persons were feared dead in a bomb blast at a mosque in Dazala area of Mubi town in Adamawa State, on Tuesday. Also, in the state, about 20 people were feared killed and [...]The post Update: 70 killed as suicide bomber, herdsmen strike in Adamawa appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Femi Carrena, has indicated his interest in the chairmanship post of Lagos State chapter of the party. He speaks about his ambition and other issues of [...]The post My mission for Lagos PDP ' Carrena appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Health classes usually do a good job of warning students about the dangers of s3xually transmitted diseases (STDs). And while you may not remember every single detail, it's so important that you know how to [...]The post Contracting STDs without having sex appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that a million suicide deaths occur every year. This translates into one suicide death, every 40 seconds. The number of attempted suicide annually, is about 20 times the number [...]The post Adolescent suicide and suicide prevention appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
When will the sun shine brightly again'' asked my friend Tonie. The question immediately threw me into a pensive mood. A quick run of the events in our country in the recent past rolled through [...]The post When shall I see and be able to marvel at the wonders of creation' appeared first on Tribune. 

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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole has reiterated the Federal Government's commitment to reducing the cases of Noma disease in Nigeria. The Minister who was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health [...]The post FG committed to reducing NOMA disease 'Minister appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
As radiologists worldover celebrate this year's International Day of Radiology (IDOL), experts have said that road traffic accidents is still the commonest reason for visits to emegency department of hospitals in Nigeria. Head, Radiology Department, [...]The post 'Road accidents, still the commonest cause of emergency in Nigeria' appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Doctors under the auspices of Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN), Oyo State chapter has said that for Nigeria to achieve univesral health coverage, disparity in capitation, low payment and otherlapses [...]The post Hurdles before effective health insurance ' AGPMPN appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has launched a five-year strategy and implementation plan to ensure a healthier and safer Nigeria through the prevention and control of diseases of public health importance. The document, launched [...]The post NCDC launches five-year plan on disease control appeared first on Tribune. 


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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Abeokuta, is established to meet the tertiary healthcare needs of Nigerians. In this interview by Sade Oguntola, its Medical Director, Professor Adewale Musa, speaks on how he intends to revamp the [...]The post We perform 40 surgeries daily at FMC, Abeokuta ' Prof Musa appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Bone loss is a silent condition. It has no symptoms and occurs slowly over the years. Many women have no idea that they have suffered bone loss until the day they trip, fall, and fracture [...]The post Scientists discover plant that prevents bone loss appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
UNIVERSITY of Ibadan Research Foundation (UI-RF) last week Thursday launched a think tank that will work towards translating research to innovations, strategies and evidence for national policies and development. The project covers seven thematic groups [...]The post UI launches think-tank to translate research to devt appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
IT is the case of a new sun rising on the debris of Zimbabwe after the rain, as Robert Mugabe's resignation elicited reactions across the global community. A mixed feelings euphoria and disapprobation clouds the [...]The post Aftermath of Mugabe: World leaders, Zimbabweans express mixed feelings appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
THE US State Department has cautioned its citizens to carefully considering traveling to Saudi Arabia, citing persisting terrorist threats and a spillover of violence from Yemen across the border. The travel warning, issued on Tuesday, [...]The post US warns citizens against travelling to Saudi Arabia appeared first on Tribune. 


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Thu, 23 Nov 2017
THE Nigerian Equities market rebound from Tuesdays 0.52 per cent loss at 36,600.07 points with a 0.02 per cent gain on Wednesday, closing at 36,608.76 points. Market capitalization similarly closed higher at N12.75 trillion, however [...]The post Equities market rebound with marginal gain of 0.02% appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
The vote, which took place on the 17 November, 2017, confirmed AfBAA as the organisation's 15th member. The result was delivered to AfBAA's executive committee by Kurt Edwards, Director General of IBAC, in the organization's [...]The post African Business Aviation association becomes 15th IBAC member appeared first on Tribune. 

Thu, 23 Nov 2017
Stakeholders across the country's aviation sector have called on the federal government to immediately resolve the lingering controversies surrounding the various existing concession agreements between the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and its concessionaires. [...]The post Stakeholders admonish FG on controversial concessions appeared first on Tribune. 

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