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


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Saturday23 December, 2017.

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Fuel scarcity continued to make life unbearable for Nigerians on Friday, with black marketers exploiting the situation to sell petrol at exorbitant prices. Reports across the country showed that motorists and commuters continued to face [...]The post Petrol sells for N300 per litre in black market appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THE Lagos State police command has declared a popular independent oil marketer and prime suspect of the Badoo cult killings in Ikorodu and Epe axis of the State, Alhaji Alaka Abayomi Kamal, wanted. According to [...]The post Badoo: Police declare businessman wanted appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THE Senate has said that the perennial under-funding of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and other anti-graft agencies in each every budget year is an indication that the country is [...]The post Nigeria not ready to fight corruption with poor funding of ICPC 'Senate appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Civil servants in the employment of Osun State government on Friday declared an indefinite strike slated to begin Wednesday after the Christmas holiday. The chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in the state, Comrade [...]The post Osun workers declare strike action appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured those who he said went through personal sacrifices to support him to win the 2015 election would never be forgotten. Receiving the Governance Support Group at the Presidential Villa, Abuja [...]The post I will never forget you, Buhari tells supporters appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
DATA from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) have shown that over four million Nigerians lost their jobs in the first nine months of this year. Total number of unemployed and underemployed Nigerians also rose [...]The post 4 million Nigerians lose jobs in 9 months 'NBS appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Five units of Police mobile squad to be manned by 63 policemen have been established in 36 States by the Inspector General of police, Abukakar Idris, as part of measures for a hitch-free Christmas and [...]The post Xmas: IGP beefs up security in 36 states appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
The Edo State Government,on Friday, commenced the payment of N20,000 monthly stipend to four sets of Libya returnees in the state. Speaking at Idia College, in Benin City, where the returnees converged to receive the [...]The post Edo govt commences N20,000 payment of stipends to Libya returnees appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THE abductors of Mrs Tina Inegbagha, wife of Paramount ruler in Ayakoro Community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa, have demanded a ransom of N100 million to free their captive. It would be recalled [...]The post Abductors of paramount ruler's wife, principal in Bayelsa demand N100m ransom appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
On the outskirts of Nigeria's northern city of Kano is the bustling Dawanau, West Africa's largest grain market. Fortunes change hands here daily, with sacks of millet, sorghum and cowpeas loaded onto trucks for delivery [...]The post 'I pity myself, I pity farmers' appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has assured those who he said went through personal sacrifices to support him to win the 2015 election would never be forgotten. Receiving the Governance Support Group at the Presidential Villa, Abujaon [...]The post I will never forget you, Buhari tells supporters appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)haschallenged President Muhammadu Buharito find a quick solution to the lingering fuel scarcity now ravaging all parts of the country. In a statement issued byits National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan in [...]The post Do something about fuel scarcity, PDP challenges Buhari appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
International Monetary Fund (IMF), in a statement issued on Friday, said that though Nigeria's economy is showing signs of recovery, it is still weak and vulnerable. This was contained in a statement released by an [...]The post Nigeria exiting recession but economy still vulnerable 'IMF appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THERE was outrage on Friday following the killing of a masquerader by a hit-and-run driver on Nwanniba Road, in the Use-Offot axis of Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital. The driver was said to have [...]The post Hit-and-run driver kills masquerader appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Chukwuebuka Obi-Uchendu is a TV presenter and host. Emerging the 8th of 14 contestants of the maiden edition of the Big Brother Nigeria franchise in 2006, Ebuka is one of the most successful housemates of [...]The post The beauty of Big Brother Naija is 'Ebuka Obi-Uchendu appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
Nigeria may lose hundreds of thousands of dollars in aids from the United States if President Donald Trump carries out his threat to cut off assistance to countries that voted on Thursday against his position [...]The post Trump threatens Nigeria, 127 other nations over Jerusalem appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
A woman, Aminat Busari has brought a divorce suit against her husband, Wasiu Busari at Ile Tuntun Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State. Aminat in her suit accused her husband of neglect and being unfaithful [...]The post He impregnated another woman, married her, after I fed, clothed him for years 'Wife appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THE General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Friday, declared that Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, and its residents are special before God, hence the city is always [...]The post Ibadan residents are extremely special 'Pastor Adeboye appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has intercepted bundles of fake US dollar notes amounting to $358,000 (about N129 million) at Sogakope, on the Accra-Aflao-Togo border route. A Ghanian newspaper, Graphic reported [...]The post Customs intercepts fake $358,000 (N129 million) from Nigerian vehicle in Ghana appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
THE abductors of Mrs Tina Inegbagha, wife of paramount ruler in Ayakoro Community in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa, have demanded a ransom of N100 million to free their captive. It would be recalled [...]The post Abductors of paramount ruler's wife, principal in Bayelsa demand N100m ransom appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 23 Dec 2017
It is just 48 hours to Christmas. And as it is the practice during the Yuletide season, many fashion loving Nigerians will want to make fashion statements with their outfits. If you are one of [...]The post Rock Christmas in style! appeared first on Tribune. 

Why we won't stop travelling home for Christmas, New Year 'Igbos
Sat, 23 Dec 2017
It has become our tradition to travel every Christmas. I am going with my wife and my children because this is the only opportunity to see our relatives who are based in other parts of [...]The post Why we won't stop travelling home for Christmas, New Year 'Igbos appeared first on Tribune.