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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [24 DECEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Sunday24 December, 2017.

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
Ekiti State deputy governor, Prof Kolapo Olusola, has commended an impressive turnout that greeted the Local Government electionon Saturdayin Ekiti State. He noted that residents from many of the local communities trooped out in good [...]The post Ekiti LG poll orderly, peaceful, say Deputy Gov, SSG appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE Presidency has taken to task the Supreme Council for Sharia, which had accused President Muhammadu Buhariof letting down Muslims by his alleged failure to attend the emergency summit of Organization of Islamic States (OIC) [...]The post Buhari's absence at OIC meeting: Presidency tackles Shari'ah Council appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE Police in Bayelsaon Saturdayconfirmed the death of a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa, Mr Nasko Egei at Aridolf Resort Wellness and Spa, a hotel operated by former First Lady, Dame [...]The post Gov Dickson former aide found dead in hotel, alleged lover escapes appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
The leadership of the All Progressives Congress has apologised to Nigerians over the acute fuel scarcity in the country. In a statement made available to journalists last night and signed by its spokesperson, Bolaji Abdullahi, [...]The post Fuel scarcity: We are sorry, APC begs Nigerians appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Innoson Group of Companies, Chief Innocent Chukwuma, says his recent arrest and detention by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC, early this week was not a tribal issue [...]The post Innoson CEO opens up on arrest by EFCC, says my ordeal not tribalism appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE Department of Petroleum (DPR), Abeokuta Field Office in Ogun State, has sealed off a petrol station,Olusegun Aje Nigeria Limited (OANL), along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in Ilaro, for allegedly hoarding 23,500 litres of Premium Motor Spirit [...]The post Scarcity: Petrol station allegedly hoards 23,500 litres of fuel in Ogun appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE Tanker Driver Association and National Association of Road Transport (NARTO), on Friday, confirmed that the current hardship being experienced by Nigerians was as a result of diversion of petroleum by their members to unknown [...]The post Fuel scarcity: Tanker drivers, NARTO confirm diversion of petroleum by members appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
CHILDREN who eat fish just once a week have higher IQs and sleep better and it's all because of a key ingredient, study finds that children who eat fish just once a week have higher [...]The post Fish, good sleep aid higher IQ in children 'Study appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
A salad a day keeps brains 11 YEARS younger, boosts memory and could help prevent dementia, new study suggests eating greens or salad every day boosts our memory, according to new research. The findings suggest [...]The post Boost your memory with salad appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
WITH scores of groupings waiting in the wings to secure official status as political parties, the 2019 general election might be characterised by a crowd of parties. What are the possible gains and drawbacks' KUNLE [...]The post INEC and proliferation of political parties: A case of too many cooks' appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
Associate Professor Remi Aiyede of the department of Political Science, University of Ibadan, speaks on the registration of more political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and what it portends for the country's [...]The post Proliferation of parties, a serious problem 'Aiyede appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
Former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Ondo State, Mr Sola Ebiseni, speaks with KUNLE ODEREMI on the registration of more political parties and its implications for the country. Excerpts: INEC recently announced the [...]The post Sheer greed, indiscipline behind urge to register more parties 'Ebiseni appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
THE General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Worldwide, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Saturday, in Osogbo, declared that the incoming year would be far better than the outgoing 2017 for the country. [...]The post 2018 'll be far better than 2017 for Nigeria 'Adeboye appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
AT least four people were reportedly killed, and a few others injured in a renewed attack by herdsmen at Nimdem village of Jema'a Local government area of Kaduna State. Findings by the Sunday Tribune revealed [...]The post Herdsmen kill 4 in renewed attack on Southern Kaduna appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
RUSSIAN officials said the US decision to supply weapons to Ukraine was dangerous and will encourage Kiev to use force in eastern Ukraine. The US state department said on Friday the United States will provide [...]The post Russia condemns US move to sell weapons to Ukraine appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
WITH National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reporting that 34 million of the 85.1 million Nigerians in the labour force practically unemployed by the end of September 2017, the structure of N8.6 trillion 2018 budget proposal [...]The post 2018: Unemployment may escalate appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
After 21 years in detention, 15 of which has been spent on death row, YEJIDE GBENGA-OGUNDARE reports that 54-year-old Morufu Bolanle, though happy that his sentence has been commuted is still worried that the remaining [...]The post 21 years behind bars, 15 years on death row appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
Ailing veteran broadcaster, Sadiq Daba, who is currently in the United Kingdom receiving treatment has denied a report that claimed that he was misdiagnosed by his Nigerian doctors before he flew to the UK. Daba, [...]The post I never said I was misdiagnosed in Nigeria 'Sadiq Daba appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
The Christmas season is supposed to be a time for celebrations with friends and family, but not this one, as fuel scarcity has put Nigerians, Christians and non-Christians alike, in dire strait, making the season [...]The post Fueling hardship during Christmas appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
A touch of red, green, white or gold will be the in-thing for many fashionistas as the day breaks into a beautiful Christmas morning tomorrow. With the bold Christmas colours comes a tendency to lean [...]The post How to add the Christmas look appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
The Vice President shared his thoughts on the nation's press and issues ailing it at a dialogue and book presentation in Lagos. RATHER than celebrate her 50th birthday with pomp and circumstance, the multimedia journalist, [...]The post Why Nigeria's media is struggling 'Osinbajo appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
CLOSE to 60 years of national independence, the international community is stunned by the disparity between enormous oil wealth available to Nigeria and the meagre development on ground in the country. The most benevolent observers [...]The post Nigeria: Between our style of democracy and development appeared first on Tribune. 

Sun, 24 Dec 2017
Tradition and custom received a jolt at the Nigerian Law School a few weeks back. The school's graduate, Miss Amasa Firdaus, had been denied the prestigious honour of being called to the Nigerian bar for [...]The post Day Amasa Firdaus hugged Rosa Parks, Henry Thoreau appeared first on Tribune.