Nigerian Newspaper: Guardian Headlines Today , Friday 26 October, 2018.

Nigerian Newspaper: Guardian Headlines Today , Friday 26 October, 2018.

Aliko Dangote: Giving for the love of humanity
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Again, the President of Dangote Group of Companies, Aliko Dangote, has been recognized for his love for humanity- desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes.
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Bayelsa community accuses Shell of negligence over oil spill
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
A community in Bayelsa State, Agoro 1, has accused Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) of neglecting them after an oil spillage.
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Policy on 41 items to stimulate economy, says CBN
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said the apex bank’s decision to restrict access to the foreign exchange (forex) official window for the importation of 41 items…
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Sperm passes dad’s trauma, poor diet to kids
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Scientists have shown how a father’s poor diet, lifestyle and trauma is passed onto his children.Sperm carries ‘epigenetic’ marks that inform how the baby’s germ cells develop, researchers at University of California ….
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FG mandates NCC to ensure even distribution of broadband in Nigeria
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission to ensure that all nooks and crannies of the country is fully captured in the broadband deployment programme geared towards the enhancement of socio-economic development….
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NAMA reopens Warri Airport
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The Nigeria Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has reopened the Osubi Airport in Warri, Delta State, to flights operations after a two-month closure.
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How Nigeria can become regional aviation hub, by Buhari
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
For Nigeria to benefit from its advantageous central location within West Africa and realise its desire to become a regional air transportation hub, it must upgrade its airport facilities, according to President Muhammadu Buhari.
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TEF seeks support for entrepreneurs to reverse dependence on aid in Africa
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Acknowledging that many economies transformed their economies through entrepreneurship development, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has emphasised the need for the public and private sectors to support entrepreneurship development in Africa.
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Pliskova hits semi-finals with straight-set win over Kvitova
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Karolina Pliskova defeated Czech compatriot, Petra Kvitova in straight sets to secure her place in the semifinals of the WTA Finals in Singapore.
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Your excellency sir, there are Muslims in Ekiti State too
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The impulse behind today’s sermon is not essentially politics but the use to which the philosopher-king may put the latter. In other words, today’s sermon is addressed not to the ordinary masses, my fellow compatriots, whose destiny….
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Soldier’s killing of bank guard, injuring of customers spark protest
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Resident of Jos metropolis yesterday staged protest against alleged soldiers’ killing of a bank security guard, Mr. Linus Edogwu.The soldiers allegedly shot the victim outside the gate at a close range on October 22 after the bank had closed to customers.
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FRSC, stiffer penalty and road-safety attitude
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The Corps Marshal and Chief Executive of the Federal Road Safety Corps, (FRSC) Boboye Oyeyemi’s hint the other day that the agency was consideringa stiffer penalty for those who use their phones while driving….
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Tony Elumelu ties Africa’s economic growth to private sector development
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
For Africa to compete favourably with other continents, the private sector must be encouraged, insists the founder of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF).
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I’ve lost contact with Tiger Woods, but want to see him, says Federer
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Roger Federer has revealed how he wishes to get back in contact with Tiger Woods as the pair has not spoken since the American’s off-course struggles hit the headlines, reports golfmagic.com.
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Ekiti Assembly confirms commissioner-nominees, 10 special advisers
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
Ekiti State House of Assembly has screened and confirmed the two commissioner-nominees, Mr. Wale Fapohunda and Mr. Dapo Kolawole, forwarded to it by Governor Kayode Fayemi.
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Lecturer arraigned for allegedly raping housemaid to death
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
A Senior lecturer in the Department of Catering and Hotel Management, Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo, Mr. Andrew Ogbuja, aged 51, was yesterday arraigned for a fresh charge at the Chief Magistrate Court in Makurdi….
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TMC supports workers in wage increase dialogue
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The Muslim Congress (TMC) Committee on Social Mobility, Economy and Politics has called on the Federal Government to speed up its dialogue on minimum wage with the stakeholders in order to arrive at an amount that will ease the daily burdens of Nigerian workers.
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Amosun visits 66-year-old Africa’s oldest IVF mum
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
A woman residing in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, Mrs. Ajibola Otunbusin, has been delivered of her first baby after 40 years of marriage.
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