NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE TRIBUNE NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [26 AUGUST, 2017].




Below are the headlines found on The Tribune Online Newspaper for today, Saturday, 26 August, 2017.

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Amid reservations by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, the Osi Balogun of Ibadan land, Senator Rashidi Ladoja; Otun Olubadan of Ibadan land, Senator Lekan Balogun; six other members of the Olubadan in council [...]The post Ajimobi confers obaship on Ladoja, 21 baales, others; coronation holds Sunday appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
THE Leadership of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said that the withdrawal of Quit Notice order by the Arewa Youths is inconsequential to them, urging the Southerners living in the North to return home [...]The post Quit Notice: Withdrawal inconsequential, southerners should return home 'IPOB appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Top on the Google search engine this week are rumors of Funke Akindele's pregnancy during a hosting gig, President Muhammadu Buharis speech after his return from London medical vacation and the Joint Admission and Matriculation [...]The post Funke Akindele's pregnancy, Buharis speech, JAMB dominate Google searches appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has been honoured with the chieftaincy title of Apesin Apogun Pote, by the Ewi of Ado Ekiti, Oba Rufus Adeyemo Adejugbe, on Friday. Oba Adejugbe also honoured Gombe State [...]The post Ewi of Ado Ekiti confers chieftaincy titles on Fayose, Dankwambo, Adebutu appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with governors of the 36 states of the federation, revealing that he invited Vice Yemi Osinbajo to London in July to thank him for the way he ran the [...]The post I invited Osinbajo to London to thank him 'Buhari appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has observed Friday prayers at the presidential villa mosque for the first time in over three months. He joined other Muslim faithful made up of state governors, top government officials and other [...]The post Buhari prays at Aso Rock mosque appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
IN what appears to be an attempt at breaking the ice, President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, met with leaders of the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) together with their All Progressive Congress (APC) counterparts at [...]The post Buhari meets PDP, APC leaders in Aso Rock appeared first on Tribune. 



Sat, 26 Aug 2017
COALITION of Northern Groups (CNG), on Thursday, suspended its quit notice issued to all Igbos living in northern Nigeria by October 1. The development came as the groups advised the Federal Government to allow Igbo [...]The post Arewa youths withdraw quit notice to Igbos appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Former Deputy Senate Whip, Senator Hosea Agboola, speaks with MOSES ALAO on the peace moves in the Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the chances of the party in the 2019 election, [...]The post PDP resurgence in Oyo sending warning signals to APC 'Agboola appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Mallam Isiaq Moddibo Kawu, a journalist and broadcaster with 40 years working experience, is the Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). He speaks with Deputy Editor, DAPO FALADE on his speculated governorship ambition, [...]The post Government has to take a decision on social media 'NBC boss appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
A housewife, Asmau Abdullahi has pleaded with a Minna Sharia Court in Niger State, to dissolve her marriage over constant beating, raining insults and abuses by her husband. According to the News Agency of Nigeria [...]The post He beats and curses me, please separate us 'Woman appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
As governorship election beckons in Ekiti State, the season of betrayal has set in again! In June next year, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct governorship election in the state and Gov. Peter [...]The post Ekiti: A season of betrayals' appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
My lord, my wife is a harlot. She will kill me if I don't end our relationship now. Please, separate us so that I can live in peace.' These were the words of Olusola Aremu, [...]The post I caught her lover stark naked in her room 'Husband appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Morufat Momodu, a fashion designer, in her testimony before Oja Oba/ Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State, stated thus: 'My lord, I have derived no joy in my marriage since I got [...]The post He uses me as a tool to satisfy his sexual urge, woman tells court appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
A man, Kolade Atanda, who sued for divorce at Oja Oba/Mapo Court C Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State made the following allegations against his wife, Dupe Atanda. He stated thus: 'My wife denied me [...]The post 'She holds vigil any night I demand for sex; says our kids are not mine' appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Burna Boy is set to cap the year with a solo concert, dubbed TheBurnaBoyShow. The live concert will be supported by Bavent Street Live and will see the Afro fusion master serenade the audience with [...]The post Burna Boy plans solo concert in December appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Another Nigerian, a married woman and a mother, Adebimpe Daniels, has graduated with First Class honours in Information System and emerged as the best student of the 2017 graduating set of the Rutgers University, Newark, [...]The post 'Don't just fit in; stand out' appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
TUNDE DODONDAWA, OLALEKAN OLABULO, TUNDE ALAO, MATTHEW ASABOR and SHEHU BELLO share the pains of commuters and attempt providing answers to the riddles behind their avoidable struggles on Lagos roads. MOST Lagos residents move from [...]The post How shady contracts, godfatherism throw millions of commuters into daily misery appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
The social media was agog on Thursday with birthday wishes from notable entertainers in the Nigerian entertainment industry to Nollywood actress, Olufunke Akindele Bello on her 41st birthday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported [...]The post Social media agog as Funke Akindele celebrates birthday appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
A housewife, Amina Sulaiman, has told an Ilorin Area Court in Kwara State, that her husband, Ibrahim Babaoja, could not even afford the cost of her underwear. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), [...]The post My husband can't afford even the cost of my under wear, woman tells court appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
AS part of its strategic move to strengthen corporate governance for enhanced performance, a frontline manufacturer of foams and allied products, Vitafoam Nigeria Plc has appointed two independent non-executive directors and one non-executive director into [...]The post Vitafoam appoints new directors to boost corporate governance appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
FORMER Vice-Chairman of Arik Air, Senator Anietie Okon has declared that efforts by some interests in government to take over Arik Air and sell it cheaply to themselves was forestalled by its takeover by the [...]The post Crash of Nigeria's economy forced Arik Air into recession 'Senator Okon appeared first on Tribune. 


Sat, 26 Aug 2017
PAN African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has announced its audited half year financial results ended June 30, 2017, showing remarkable performance across major metrics. UBA grew its gross earnings for the [...]The post H1 2017: UBA grows profit by 66% appeared first on Tribune. 

Sat, 26 Aug 2017
THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Thursday introduced two financial instruments for intra-day and overnight liquidity for Non-Interest Financial Institutions (NIFI). The instruments aimed at liquidity management and deepening of the financial system are [...]The post CBN introduces intra-day, overnight liquidity for non-interest banks appeared first on Tribune. 

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