NIGERIA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE BUSINESSDAY NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [1ST APRIL, 2018]


Below are the headlines found on The Businessday Online Newspaper for today, Sunday, 1st April, 2018.


Sun, 01 Apr 2018
2019 guber battle to be fought on this front. . Odili awarded the project at N11.8bn for 37,7km (26% done). . Amaechi revised it at N31bn for 44.9km, paid N25.8bn (83% done). . Wike re-awarded it at N14bn, paid N7bn. . Wike camp: Peterside failed his people, will fail again. .Amaechi camp: Wike has caused... View ArticleThe post N56bn Unity Road breeds division, controversy in Rivers appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
For many years, Atiku Abubakar, a former vice president, a politician and astute businessman, has been seeking the post of the president. He has contested the position on a number of times. This ambition has seen him move from one party to the other. When he decided to dump the PDP in February 2014 to... View ArticleThe post Atiku: Undaunted by legions of mines appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Paul Ogbebor, a retired Colonel in the Nigerian Army, has called for the formation of a regional force by the West African Heads of State to confront the menace of herdsmen in the sub-Saharan region. Ogbebor made the call while speaking with journalists in Benin-City in reaction to a statement credited to Theophilous Danjuma, a... View ArticleThe post Herdsmen's menace: Ex-military officer advocates establishment of regional forces by ECOWAS countries appeared first on BusinessDay : News yo 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
When the Nigerian Navy with the Lagos State government gave a marching order to the numerous trailers and tankers that had taken residence on the Apapa bridges to leave those bridges within seven days, the order was dismissed as 'one of those things', but the compliance level to the order so far, which is almost... View ArticleThe post Apapa bridges: A reflection of what is possible in Nigeria appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Our reporter sampled the views of some serving members of the National Youths Service Corps in Lagos State on the performance of the Akinwunmi Ambode administration and their expectations before the 2019 general election. Below are excerpts of their responses as presented by LANATU JOY SHELTON. He has tried, but Victoria Mokwunyi Well with... View ArticleThe post Ambode's Lagos in the eyes of corps members appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
It was a day that the unexpected happened in Akwa Ibom State. Many of the top government officials including political appointees who never thought their cars could be searched or never imagined they could be stopped by the police while on the highway but now live to tell a different story. It was a... View ArticleThe post When frustration paid a visit to Akwa Ibom politicians over number plates, tinted glasses appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Thursday, March 29, was a day of pain, anguish and frustration for millions of residents of Lagos, Nigeria's centre of commerce. The trouble was not a consequence of any natural disaster that was above human control but an avoidable officially-inflicted pain. It was Nigeria's version of democracy, where public office holders lord it over the... View ArticleThe post Lagos: The presidential visit of pain, anguish and frustration appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
As the 2019 elections draw close, Imo State, the Eastern Heartland, is in desperate search of a turnaround manager, someone with track record, competence and character who will set the state on the path of sustainable, inclusive and diversified development. Chidi Okoro, a successful private sector business manager, has offered to do the job. Okoro... View ArticleThe post We are coming to unlock opportunities and make life better for Imo people ' Chidi Okoro appeared first on BusinessDay : N 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
The immediate past speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Elizabeth Ativie has likened her six months' suspension by members of the house to an imprisonment. Ativie, who is the first female speaker of the House and a member representing Uhunmwode constituency in the Assembly, said that the suspension had made her strong and more... View ArticleThe post My 6-month suspension was like imprisonment ' Ex-Edo speaker appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
In recent times, the streets of Lagos have been inundated with refuse that were not only eye-sores and a great drawback to the mega city positioning of Lagos by the State government. It has also become a cause of concern for the health and wellbeing of residents. The resurgence of refuse, a problem which had... View ArticleThe post Making the new Cleaner Lagos Initiative work appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Emem Udoh, a financial expert, has cautioned indigenes of Cross River State to shun ponzy financial schemes and take advantage of credible investment opportunities which have revolutionalised the financial markets. Udoh said the call has become imperative because of the fears and apprehension by many to key into the financial markets because of the loss... View ArticleThe post Financial expert urges Cross River indigenes to be wary of ponzy schemes appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can tr 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Ogbonnaya Onu, minister of Science and Technology, has applauded the ingenuity of Aba entrepreneurs, especially the shoe, belt, bag and garment makers, saying that the entire country is proud of the beautiful work they are doing in helping grow the country's economy. Onu made the commendation at the '2nd Validation workshop on National Leather and... View ArticleThe post Minister applauds ingenuity of Aba shoe, garment makers appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Shares of GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria (GSK) Plc have been on an upward trajectory since it announced a special dividend as the consumer firm led the hottest stocks last week. The consumer goods and healthcare firm's share price closed at N25.50 on the 20th of March when it made the announcement as stocks started rallying to touch... View ArticleThe post GSK adds N10.50bn to market cap in one week on special dividend appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust. 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Andersen Tax Nigeria and Fidelity Bank have embarked on a sensitisation programme aimed at enlightening the bank's customers, including its High Net worth Individual (HNIs) clientele on changing trends in Nigerias tax landscape. The Bank's Divisional Head, Private Banking, Chioma Nwankwo who spoke at a recent tax advisory forum organised by Fidelity Bank, said it... View ArticleThe post Andersen, Fidelity organise tax forum to sensitise customers appeared first on BusinessDay : News yo 

Sun, 01 Apr 2018
Today, the Christian community all over the world over celebrates Easter. Easter marks the commemoration of the suffering, crucifixion, death and glorious resurrection of Jesus Christ. The scripture in Romans 8:34 says, 'Who is he that condemneth' It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand... View ArticleThe post Easter is the assurance of life after death through resurrection power of Christ appeared first on BusinessDay : News you can trust 
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