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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [7 NOVEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 7 November, 2017.

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Polytechnic lecturers will begin another round of indefinite strike across the federation fromnext week Monday,the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), declared in Abujaon Monday. ASUP made the declaration as it warned that the [...]The post Polytechnic teachers begin strikeNov 12 'ASUP appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Four days after the declaration of an end to the ceasefire on oil and gas facilities by the dreaded Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has warned that [...]The post Were always ready for Avengers 'Nigerian Navy appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE Vice-President Prof Yemi Osinbajo on Monday disclosed that Nigeria was plunged into economic recession between 2016-2017 because the previous managers of the nations resources failed to save for the rainy day during the era [...]The post Why Nigeria experience recession 'Osinbajo appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE Speaker, House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara on Monday said that the House is ready to work with the executive arm of government, saying that if this government fails, we all failed. [...]The post If this govt fails, we all failed 'Dogara appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Authorities of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, on Monday suspended Students Union Government (SUG), activities, saying the decision was informed by the need to forestall total breakdown of law and order and curtail acts of [...]The post BREAKING: OAU suspends student union activities appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The minister for Nigeria's oil-producing Delta region said on Monday the government was ready to meet militants days after they called off a year-long ceasefire. Minister of Niger Delta, Usani Uguru Usani asked the Niger [...]The post Ceasefire cancellation: FG offers to negotiate with Avengers appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
On October 25, 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the Bill that established the North East Development Commission (NEDC), which was conceived, drafted and sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu [...]The post We will carry shame for the rest of our lives if we mismanage NEDC 'Dogara appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
AT the 4th meeting of the Presidential Task Force on the ECOWAS Currency Programme held recently in Niamey, Republic of Niger, President Muhammadu Buhari urged ECOWAS member countries to tread carefully in pushing for a [...]The post The ECOWAS common currency appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The belief among Yoruba communities that have Fulani/Bororo herdsmen as settlers is that indigenes are at risk as they would be the target of diverse criminal acts perpetrated by marauding herdsmen. YEJIDE GBENGA-OGUNDARE, after a [...]The post How Fulani/Bororo battle marauding herdsmen, kidnappers appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Egungun festival in Owu-Kuta in Osun State comes with fanfare every quarter of the year, turning the usually serene community into a carnival zone. TUNDE BUSARI who was at the 2017 edition reports that the [...]The post 15 masquerades light up Owu-Kuta Egungun festival appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
When I heard the news of a kidnap of Fulani/Bororo people by a gang made up of their kinsmen in Ejigbo, a town in Osun State and efforts of the Fulani/Bororo vigilance group to rescue [...]The post My 2-hour journey on a nomad's path and kidnappers' route appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Deputy Editor, LEON USIGBE, writes on the altercation between the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari and the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, during the Federal Executive Council [...]The post Presidency, Oyo-Ita and Kyari's fiery exchange appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Minister of State for the Environment, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, has said that waste management authorities across states in Nigeria should seek ways to generate wealth from waste collection activities, instead of laying blame for lapses [...]The post Nothing wrong with Nigeria's law on waste disposal 'Jibril appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
In a few days, delegates from all over the world will gather at the World Conference Centre in the historic city of Bonn, two years after the epoch-making conference at which the Paris Agreement was [...]The post Is Nigeria ready for cop 23' appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Kogi State Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Mrs Rosemary Ojochenemi-Osikoya has said that it will be beneficial to Nigeria as a nation if greater attention was placed on the state when it concerns issues [...]The post Kogi needs more attention from FG on environment 'Commissioner appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Presidency says the United Nations prediction that Nigeria's 2019 elections will be credible and violence-free is yet another indication of the world's confidence in the country's current administration. Malam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant [...]The post Presidency lauds UN's prediction on 2019 elections, says Nigeria on right path appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The new Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, on Monday, said the Presidency was not in competition with National Assembly (NASS) in any way. He made this known when he paid [...]The post Presidency not in competition with NASS 'SGF appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has fired Emmerson Mnangagwa as vice president, Information Minister Simon Khaya Moyo said on Monday. Reuters said Mnangagwa had earlier been considered as one of the favourites to succeed the 93-year-old [...]The post Zimbabwes President Mugabe sacks Vice President appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
A Briton kidnapped in Nigeria last month has been killed with three others released after negotiations, Britain's Foreign Office said on Monday. The four Britons were taken hostage three weeks ago and although the British [...]The post Briton kidnapped in Nigeria killed, 3 others released 'UK Foreign Office appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
One of the UKs best known challenger banks, Aldermore, has agreed to be bought by a South African financial firm. FirstRand has offered 313p per share for Aldermore, a 22 per cent premium to Fridays [...]The post Aldermore agrees takeover by South Africas FirstRand appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
A shooter killed 26 people at a Texas church and at least eight of those victims were members of the same family, according to a relative and a community leader who both spoke to CNN. [...]The post Texas church shooting leaves 26 dead, including 8 members of one family appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Aliko Dangote Foundation is on a mission to reduce the prevalence of undernutrition by 60 percent in the most needy areas of Nigeria, specifically the North East and North West. This was made known [...]The post Dangote joins global leaders to fight malnutrition with $100million appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE Nigerian Equities market recorded a negative as major market indices dropped marginally by 0.02 per cent. The Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index (NSE ASI) closed on Monday as a previous close of 36,939.59 [...]The post Equities market open week with marginal 0.02% loss appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
SHAREHOLDERS of Lafarge Africa Plc have approved its merger with Atlas Cement and United Cement Company (UniCem), wholly-owned subsidiaries of the building solutions provider. The approval was given on Monday, at an Extraordinary General Meeting [...]The post Atlas Cement, UniCem merger with Lafarge to solidify market 'CEO, Lafarge Africa appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Seymour Aviation Limited has reaffirmed its unwavering commitment to the delivery of exceptional services to its teeming customers across Nigeria. With the completion of a multi-storey car park with a capacity for about 1,300 cars [...]The post Seymour Aviation promises quality services at Lagos airport appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The National Competitiveness Council of Nigeria (NCCN) in conjuction with Tony Elumelu Foundation and Ford Foundation have launched Nigeria's sub-national index and national competitiveness report. The report ranked all 36 states including the Federal Capital [...]The post NCCN, Tony Elumelu, Ford Foundation launch report on competitive index appeared first on Tribune. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has commenced the investigation of 800,000 registered companies in the country over non-payment of tax. This was revealed on Sunday by Finance Minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, in an article she circulated among [...]The post Tax default: FG probing 800,000 firms 'Adeosun appeared first on Tribune. 
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