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Below are the headlines found on The Daily Times Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 3 July, 2017.
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
*Passes votes of confidence on its president The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) has dissociated itself from over $315million judgment debt. The association, after it National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Abuja, also passed a vote of confidence on the current executive under the leadership of Alhaji Ibrahim Ahmad Karaye, who is the []The post ALGON dissociates self from $316m judgment debt appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The forum of Delta state Non-Governmental Organisation (NGOs) has called on indigenes of Amai and Umuebu communities in Ukwuani local golvernment area of the state, to embrace and promote peaceful co-existence for the sustainable development of both communities and the state in general. The plea was made in Asaba, the state capital, by the coordinator []The post Forum of Delta NGOs seeks return of peace in Amai, Umuebu communities in Delta appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has urged Nigerians to eschew all forms of violence, criminal acts and behaviour capable of dividing the country. He made the call on Sunday in Sokoto at a one-day National Prayer Rally organised by Nigeria Prays. We should value the lives of our fellow human beings that God []The post Gowon urges Nigerians to eschew violence, acts capable of dividing Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Elder Simon Achub, has condoled with the Onu Ibaji and chairman Ibaji Traditional Council, HRH Chief John Egwemi, over the death of his son, Professor Victor Egwemi. Achuba, who described the death of the professor as a huge lost to the family and Kogi state at large, said it []The post Deputy gov condoles Onu Ibaji over sons death appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017

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Pressure is now mounting on the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, to go to the Supreme Court and file a matter over the propriety power of appropriation on the budget by the National Assembly. The Executive and the Legislative arms of government are presently engrossed in []The post Budget alteration: AGF Malami under pressure to go to Supreme Court appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

Mon, 03 Jul 2017
*Disowns Kanu, condemns all acts of violence, hate speeches Concerned by the tension across the country and the hate speeches being spewed by many across the various nationalities and groups in the country, the Igbo Intelligentsia Forum, a forum with worldwide membership of Igbo professionals has waded in and written a letter to the Acting []The post Igbo Intelligentsia Forum writes Osinbajo, insists on restructured Nigeria appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspap 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
South East leaders at the weekend in Enugu gave their backing for the call for the restructuring of Nigeria thereby disowning the agitation for the Sovereign State of Biafra. The Chairman of the South East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi state, Engr. David Umahi, disclosed this at Nike Lake Resort Hotel at the end []The post South East leaders back restructuring, disown Biafra appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has observed that air transport in Africa supports over 6.7 million jobs and generate an income of $67.8 billion with the figures expected to astronomically increase, if Nigeria gets her air transport development right in the next couple of years. Senator Sirika, in his keynote address []The post Air transport to exceed $67.8 Bn income annually in Africa Sirika appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Standards and Poor (S&P) Global Ratings has revised its outlook on First Bank of Nigeria Limited to stable from negative. A statement from the worlds leading provider of credit ratings, said the revised outlook is based on First Banks improved regulatory capital, which is well above the minimum requirement of 15 percent. S&P thus affirmed []The post S&P revises First Bank rating to stable appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Lagos state government has arrested 100 suspected members of the dreaded cult group, Badoo, who have been terrorizing residents of the state especially in the Ikorodu axis. This is just as the State Government has cautioned residents to desist from carrying out jungle justice on suspected members of the gang, as government would leave []The post 100 suspected members of Badoo cult members arrested in Lagos appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
*As CBN issues N32bn debt to tighten liquidity Nigerias external reserve fell to $30.27 billion as at June 29, as against $30.329 billion stood a month ago, representing a decline of $58 million, latest Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) statistic showed over the weekend. The apex bank, on Friday tightened liquidity in the money market []The post External reserve sheds $57.8m in June appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Hakeem Kae Kazim, Nigerian Actor from 24 and Black Sails, reads the poem in this video, written by Nkiru Asika-National Press Club of America Award-Winner, during the occasion of the global launch of The Nigeria Our Heritage (NOH) Project at the prestigious Kennedy Center, in Washington DC in August 2014. The NOH Project is a []The post Nigeria Our Heritage Project: Changing the Nigerian Perception appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has dissolved his entire cabinet, exactly two years after at least 10 of them were sworn in. Lere Olayinka, the governors Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media said the governor directed all former commissioners to handover to the Permanent Secretaries in their ministries. Fayose thanked the []The post Fayose dissolves cabinet appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
*Directs Commissioners to hand over to all Permanent Secretaries in the ministries Ekiti state governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, on Sunday announced an immediate dissolution of the State Executive Council and ordered all former commissioners to hand over to the Permanent Secretaries of their respective ministries. Fayose, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), []The post Fayose dissolves cabinet appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties in Osun State on Sunday unanimously endorsed the candidature of Otunba Ademola Adeleke, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), candidate for the July 8th Osun West Senatorial by-election. The parties made the announcement at a press conference held in Ede, cautioning Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) against postponement of the []The post Political parties, APC stalwarts que behind Adeleke s brother appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. N 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Dr. Doyin Okupe, Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday joined the ranks decampees from Peoples Democratic Party. In a post on his Facebook page titled, It is time to say GOODBYE TO PDP, the medical doctor turned politician said he has to make his resignation from the party []The post Doyin Okupe Dumps PDP says PDP has no future in the evolving Nigerian Political Circus appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeje Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, has disowned a Lagos-based lawyer, Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, saying that he has no hand in suits filed by him against the police to secure his release. Evans, who spoke during an interview with Channels TV on Sunday, claimed that he did not liaise with any lawyer []The post Evans disowns lawyer, says he never hired Ogungbeje to sue police appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Aisha Buhari, is on her way to London to visit her husband who is on medical vacation. In a statement issued on Sunday by the director of information, office of the Wife of President, Mr Suleiman Haruna, Mrs Buhari would stop over at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, en route London. []The post Aisha Buhari travels to UK to see husband appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
A leading civil society organisation in Nigeria, the Conscience Nigeria, has advised the Northern youths to use their time and resources on actions and courses that would promote the peace and unity of Nigeria. The Executive Director of Conscience Nigeria, Mr Tosin Adeyanju, gave the advice in a statement he issued on Sunday in Abuja. []The post CSO wants northern youths to use their time, resources on peace, unity to build prosperous country appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News f 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
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Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Nigeria Boxing Federation (NBF) has come out to clear the air on the team that represented Nigeria at the just concluded African Boxing Championship held in Congo Brazzaville. A statement from the federation informed that the Nigerian Army Boxing team and not the Nigerian National Boxing team took part at the week-long exercise. President []The post NBF clears air on African Championship appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
All the teams participating in the Round of 32 matches of the Season 15 of the annual Bishop Mike Okonkwo Football Competition currently going on at the play ground of the National Institute for Sports (NIS) Lagos has been provided with brand new jerseys. Chairman of the Local Organising Committee of the tournament, Deacon Malachy []The post Teams receive boost at Bishop Mike Okonkwo Cup appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
All is not well with the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) following the aborted June 13 election of the board of the Federation at the National Stadium Abuja during which all the 31 Sporting Federations in the country participated in the exercise. Extra Time gathered that NRFF alongside 30 other sports federations were listed for []The post Nigeria Rugby Football Federation boils! appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
In its recent rating review of Access Bank Plc, foremost rating agency in Nigeria, Agusto & Co, has raised the Banks rating from A+ to Aa-, with a stable outlook. The upgrade reflects Access Banks strong financial profile, resilient profitability levels and solid capital position. Agusto & Co also recognised Access Bank as an institution []The post Agusto upgrades Access Banks rating to Aa- appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
On Monday, 26th of June, 2017, Nigerias former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, now the President of African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, was announced as the winner of the 2017 World Food Prize, at a ceremony at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, in Washington D.C. The World Food Prize, which is regarded as []The post ADB president to receive world food prize award appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
US President Donald Trump is confident in transforming America into an energy-dominant society, the Financial Express reported. Addressing energy industry heads and state and Native American leaders at a White House roundtable, Trump said: Im confident that, working together, we can usher in a golden age of American energy dominance and the extraordinary financial and []The post Trump to drive an energy-dominant continent appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspaper 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Air Peace has debunked online media reports identifying one of its pilots, First Officer John Paul Nku, as a former militant. Different online media reports had described Nku as one of the repentant Niger Delta agitators, who benefited from the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) after a Facebook user, Mr. Wabiye Idoniboyeobu posted pictures of the []The post Our pilot not ex-militant- Air Peace appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Failure by Union Bank of Nigeria (UBN) to launch a N50 billion Rights Issue in the second quarter of 2017, it promised at its 48th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Lagos, has been linked to the lack of local investors confidence, mistrust and decline of 20 per cent free float of public share to []The post Union Bank may dump N50bn Rights Issue over investors mistrust-Investigation appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) has published its Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI) report for May-2017, showing monthly foreign inflows increased by 403.09% from N14.54 billion in April to N73.15 billion in May 2017. Although, foreign inflows outpaced outflows, foreign outflows also increased by 178.63% from N7.91 billion in April to N22.04 billion in May 2017, []The post Foreign inflows into Nigerian equities jump 403.1% in May-17 appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nige 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Nigerian Equities market ended June, with a 12.27 percent MtD growth on growing investors confidence and appetite. The week ended June 30th, 2017 also closed on a positive note as the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share-Index (ASI) and market capitalisation appreciated by 3.10 percent to close the week at 33,117.48 and N11.452 trillion respectively. []The post Stocks ends June strong, posts 12.27% growth appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced Fidelity Bank as the new entrant into the NSE 30 Index; an index which holds NSEs 30 most capitalised stocks. The announcement was made following the latest reviews of the stock market indices, which saw seven stocks exiting their prior respective indices to give way for the entry []The post Fidelity Bank joins NSEs 30 most capitalised stocks appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Comrade Sola Olorunfemi, the General Secretary of Automobile, Boatyards, Transport Equipment, Allied Senior Staff Association (AUTOBATE), speaks about the state of the automotive sector and the impact of regulatory policies on its workforce and productivity, in this interview with Joy Ekeke. Excerpts What is your evaluation of the implementation of the automotive policy so []The post Auto sector in dire straits, less than 20% functional AUTOBATE Scribe appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Ni 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Inadequate gas management constraints may cause some delay in governments plans to supply 4,000MW of electricity by December, 2017. Report says that the Advisory Power Team disclosed in its latest authoritative report that the sector is also troubled by water management constraints. On June 25, 2017, average power sent out was 3,398MWh/hour (down by 111MWh/h).The []The post Electricity: Inadequate gas management may hinder 4000MW target appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Ni 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Risk-modeling firm Cyence said economic losses from recent attack and one last month from a virus dubbed WannaCry would likely worth a total $8 billion. The estimate is an indication the sudden challenges businesses around the globe face from growth in cyber attacks that knock critical computer networks offline. A computer virus wreaked havoc on []The post Petya, WannaCry Cyber-attacks cost $8bn Report appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Following the rampaging spill of ransomware in the world, the management of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), which implements the Nigerian Information Technology Policy and co-ordinates general IT development and regulation in the country, has alerted Nigerians on another deadly cyber-attack, similar to the recent WannaCry attack. This attack, called, Petya ransomware or GoldenEye, []The post NITDA alerts Nigerians on Petya ransomware attack appeared first on Daily Tim 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
As Nigerians continue to leverage inherent benefits in the technology, experts suggest deliberate efforts to assist telecom operators to unleash countrywide 4G LTE coverage. Fourth generation technology- Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) has been predicted to become dominant access technology in 2018, making it the fastest-growing mobile technology in history. Rutger Reman, managing director, Ericsson Nigeria, []The post Smart, innovative Nigerians need 4G LTE to expand coverage, unleash innovations 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
European Union Security Commissioner, Julian King has warned that the European Union (EU) must boost its defences against cyberattacks, which have fallen behind the modern worlds reliance on the Internet and mobile devices. The security chief, said Brussels will give 10.8 million euros ($12 million) to 14 EU countries to boost their cyber response teams []The post EU seeks sustained effort against cyberattacks appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Telecommunication customers in the various networks have continued to demand for faster and much more improved broadband services in Nigeria. However, investigation has shown that inadequate Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) is the bane of poor quality of services and that about 40, 000 BTS are required by telco operators in Nigeria, to expand and strengthen []The post 4G: 40,000 Base Transceiver Stations needed to boost services appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria New 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Following the challenges facing the economy, with companies, including telecommunications providers also at the receiving end, a group has urged the Federal Government to urgently address the issue from getting worse. Chairman, Association of Licensed Telecom Operators in Nigeria, ALTON, Engineer Gbenga Adebayo, who made the observation, said although telecommunication industry has been tipped as []The post ALTON rues foreign exchange crisis, urges for govt intervention appeared first on Daily T 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
These are more photos from #1in3Africa walk against Domestic Violence: Her Majesty Olori Wuraola, Osasu Igbinedion, Toke Makinwa, Anne Idibia and more, which took place recently. More photos after the cutThe post More photos from #1in3Africa walk against Domestic Violence appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
The federal government has approved the disbursement of N420 million second tranche of Project Act Nollywoods Innovative Distribution Fund (IDF). Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, stated this at the weekend in a statement by the Deputy Director of Information, Mrs Patricia Deworitshe, that the disbursement of the balance sum of N420,200,000.00 to 105 IDF []The post FG releases N420m 2nd tranche Film Production Fund appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Another Nollywood marriage may or may not be in trouble but the fact are still very sketchy at the moment. So heres what we know so far about the rumours trailing the marriage of actress, Uche Jombo, husband Kenney Rodriguez and all the necessary timelines. Word got out a few weeks ago that the marriage []The post Uche Jombo, her marriage, the timelines and what we know appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Nigerian musician Wizkid and Davido on a fresh clash. Davido on Twitter tweet about Wizkids new video Come Closer. Controversy has arise on the video of wizkid featuring top US Artist Drake but the video in one reason or the other did not include Drake but his voice heard. davidoooo1 Now Davidos concern and beef []The post Come Closer: Davido Vs Wizkid Fresh Battle, Social Media Users Ranting appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
Shes actually 45 but looks 25. My goodness! The actress is currently vacationing with her mother, Eleanor McCoy, actress Debbie Allen and Debbies daughter. See their photo after the cutThe post Wait, how old is actress Sanaa Lathan again’ appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 
Mon, 03 Jul 2017
According to TMZ, Kanye West has left Jay Zs Tidal company over money dispute and Tidal has threatened to sue him. Read the full report from TMZ below Sources connected to Tidal tell TMZ, Kanye has been unhappy with the company for a long time. Were told Kanye has complained the company owes him money []The post Kanye West splits with Jay Zs Tidal over money dispute appeared first on Daily Times Nigeria. Nigeria News from Nigeria Newspapers 

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