Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines Monday 15th April 2019

Today’s Leadership Newspaper Headlines
Defining The Role Of A State Chief Operating Officer
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Incoming administrations may consider appointing a state COO to lead strategic operations and implement high-priority projects. Those who work with state COOs could position them for success with thoughtful role definition and strong support. Long regarded as the right-hand deputies of chief executive officers in the private sector, chief operating officers are crossing into the []The post Defining The Role Of A State Chief Operating Officer appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and
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Group Urges FG To Protect Rights Of Mining Communities
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The West Africa Civil Society Organisation, has asked the federal government to protect the rights of communities that host mining operations. The Secretary General, Mr Komlan Messie while speaking at the opening of workshop on ‘ The ECOWAS model mining and minerals development act,’ in Abuja, said there is need to sensitise citisens on the []The post Group Urges FG To Protect Rights Of Mining Communities appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Philippines Confirms Death Of Islamist Group Leader
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Philippine officials yesterday confirmed that a leader of an alliance of pro-Islamic State militants was one of four insurgents killed in a clash with the military last month. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana confirmed Abu Dar’s death based on the findings of a DNA test. ‘It is confirmed, it’s Abu Dar’s remains,’ he said. Security forces []The post Philippines Confirms Death Of Islamist Group Leader appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Why Deputy Senate Presidency May Elude South East
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: There are strong indications that the South East region may not produce the deputy Senate president of the incoming 9th National Assembly. Sources within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) said that apart from the division in the South East Caucus of the National Assembly on the matter, the only senator-elect on the party’s platform []The post ‘Why Deputy Senate Presidency May Elude South East’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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C/River Suspends 4 Health Workers For Manhandling Pregnant Woman
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Cross River State government has released its sledge hammer on four health workers at the Mayne Avenue Primary Healthcare Centre for manhandling a pregnant woman. The director-general of the state Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr. Betta Edu, disclosed this to journalists when he spoke on the attitude of health workers on the admission of []The post C/River Suspends 4 Health Workers For Manhandling Pregnant Woman appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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FRSC To Send Traffic Offenders For Psychiatric Test
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has said motorists creating additional lanes and driving against traffic on the Lagos-lbadan Expressway will henceforth be booked for psychiatric check. Lagos State Sector Commander of FRSC, Mr. Hyginus Omeje who stated this at the weekend in Lagos, noted that erring motorists will also have their vehicles impounded. According []The post FRSC To Send Traffic Offenders For Psychiatric Test appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Gridlock: Lagos Task Force Clamps Down On Illegal Traders
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The operatives of both the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Taskforce) Unit and the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) at the weekend jointly commenced the dislodgment of illegal trading activities to avert traffic congestion in Lagos metropolis. The Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, Olayinka Egbeyemi, a Chief Superintendent of Police []The post Gridlock: Lagos Task Force Clamps Down On Illegal Traders appeared first on Leadership News
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Demolition: House Owners Lament Non-payment Of Compensation
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: House owners along Iwo interchange, Idi Ape-Gate Road whose buildings and shops were demolished for the dualisation of the road have lamented non-payment of compensation by the Oyo State government two years after. The house owners who spoke at separate interviews with our correspondent in Ibadan, said all efforts and appeals made to the government []The post Demolition: House Owners Lament Non-payment Of Compensation appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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NOUN Unveils Centre For African Studies
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has unveiled the Olusegun Obasanjo Centre for African Studies (OOCAS) in order to widen its scope to meet with happenings in the contemporary society. NOUN’s Director of Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Sheme, said in a statement that the vice chancellor of the university, Professor Abdalla Adamu while unveiling []The post NOUN Unveils Centre For African Studies appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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ASUU Blames Rising Insecurity On Poor Funding Of Education
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday said the rising insecurity in the country is one of the consequences of government’s failure to fund education and educate children of the masses. The Chairman of ASUU, University of Ibadan branch, Professor Deji Omole who stated this yesterday, added that Nigeria’s future looks bleak with the []The post ASUU Blames Rising Insecurity On Poor Funding Of Education appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria New
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Police Launch Manhunt For Killers Of Policemen, Monarch
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Rivers State Police Command has launched manhunt for hoodlums who killed two policemen and a traditional ruler in the state last week. The two policemen were killed when unknown gunmen attacked Police checkpoints last Thursday at Igwurita in Ikwerre local government area and at Igbo-Etche in Etche local government area of the state and []The post Police Launch Manhunt For Killers Of Policemen, Monarch appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Firm Kicks As FCT Stops Construction Of LED Board
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The chief executive officer of Lona Global Resources Limited, an indigenous outdoor advertising company, Mr Idoko Ilonah, has sent a ‘Save Our Soul’ message to President Muhammadu Buhari and well-meaning Nigerians to help save his business by prevailing on authorities of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to restore the approval previously granted him to construct []The post Firm Kicks As FCT Stops Construction Of LED Board appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeri
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Man, 2 Children Die After Taking ‘Root Drug
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Tragedy has struck a family of seven in Anambra state as three members of the family, including the father and his two female children have died after taking a concoction suspected to be root drug. Mr. Mathias Chukwuka, aged 53 years, native of Nkitaku village, Agulu in Anaocha local government area of Anambra and his []The post Man, 2 Children Die After Taking ‘Root Drug’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Leave Senator Hope Uzodimma Out Of Calabar Port Dredging ‘ CCM
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The management of the Calabar Channel Management (CCM) Company has said that attempts to link the 2019 Imo State Governorship Candidate of the All progressives Congress (APC), Senator Hope Uzodimma to the botched dredging of the Calabar Channel are politically motivated and diversionary. Managing director of the company, Bart Van Eenoo told reporters in Abuja []The post Leave Senator Hope Uzodimma Out Of Calabar Port Dredging ‘ CCM appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nige
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Abe To Oshiomhole: Stop Promoting Illegality In Rivers APC
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The senator representing Rivers South-East district in the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Abe, has called on the Adams Oshiomhole-led national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop promoting illegality within the fold of the party in Rivers State. This is as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared candidates of the Peoples Democratic []The post Abe To Oshiomhole: Stop Promoting Illegality In Rivers APC appeared first on Leadership Newspape
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Amosun Played God With APM, Says Ex-Ogun Speaker
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Muyiwa Oladipo is a former speaker of Ogun State House of Assembly, and a former ally of outgoing governor in the state, Ibikunle Amosun. In this interview with FEMI OYEWESO, the former commissioner speaks on politics of the state and why he parted way with the governor There are insinuations making the rounds that you []The post Amosun Played God With APM, Says Ex-Ogun Speaker appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Alaibe Condoles Dickson Over Killing Of Two Aides
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Time Alaibe has described as sad and undeserving, the death of Seidougha Taribi, the Senior Special Assistant on Grassroots Mobilisation to the Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, and the Government House Photographer, Reginald Dei, both of whom were buried last weekend. The two were murdered []The post Alaibe Condoles Dickson Over Killing Of Two Aides appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Will el-Rufai’s Re-election End Insecurity, Disunity In Kaduna
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: AZA MSUE writes on the challenges before Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, as he prepares for another term It has often been said that it has not been easy to effectively and efficiently run the affairs of Kaduna State since its creation in 1976. Kaduna is one of the toughest and delicate states considering the []The post Will el-Rufai’s Re-election End Insecurity, Disunity In Kaduna’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Albino Foundation Seeks FCTA’s Partnership
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Albino Foundation has called for greater partnership with the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) for the success of European Union (EU) project on enhancing the participation of persons with disabilities in Nigeria’s electoral processes. Speaking when he visited the secretary for Education Secretariat in his office, founder/chief executive officer of the foundation, Mr. Jake []The post Albino Foundation Seeks FCTA’s Partnership appeared first on Leadership
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Senate Presidency: Northern Group Rejects Lawan, Backs Ndume
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: As the race for the next Senate President intensifies with different Political groups and camps lobbying senators to support their candidates, a political group under the auspices of Northern Youth Coalition (NYC) has kicked against the candidature of Senator Ahmed Lawan , saying that he lacks the needed leadership qualities to preside effectively over the []The post Senate Presidency: Northern Group Rejects Lawan, Backs Ndume appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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NBC Board Denies Suspension Of DG
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Governing Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has denied reports that the Director General of the Commission, Ishaq Moddibo Kawu has been suspended over digital switchover crisis. The governing board in a statement signed by a board member, Salihu Bamidele Aluko, on behalf of the Board chairman, Alhaji Ikra Aliyu Bilibis, described the story []The post NBC Board Denies Suspension Of DG appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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NAICOM Orders Insurance Firms To Train Directors On IFRS 9
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has ordered insurance companies in the country to train their respective board of directors and senior management staff on IFRS 9 accounting standard as insurance industry in the country transits to the new accounting format. Speaking at a media briefing in Lagos recently, director, Inspectorate, NAICOM, Mr. Barineka Thompson, said, []The post NAICOM Orders Insurance Firms To Train Directors On IFRS 9 appeared first on Leadership Newspaper a
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East-West Gas Pipeline: NNPC Commends Oilserv
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commended Oilserv Limitted for playing a major role in the oil and gas industry since her inception in 1992. The NNPC said the company has contributed immensely to the development of pipelines systems infrastructure in Nigeria, having executed various large and medium scale projects. Oilserv is currently executing []The post East-West Gas Pipeline: NNPC Commends Oilserv appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Aviation Union Issues 7-Day Ultimatum To NiMET
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: A 7-day ultimatum starting from Friday has been issued to the director-general/chief executive officer of Nigeria Meteorology Agency NiMet, Sani Abubakar Mashi, and his management to implement the reviewed workers Condition of Service (CoS). The ultimatum was issued by the Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals (ANAP) in a letter issued recently and signed by its []The post Aviation Union Issues 7-Day Ultimatum To NiMET appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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UK Eke: Accolade For A Renown Banker
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The group managing director, FBN Holdings, Mr. Urum Kalu Eke also known as UK Eke has continued to create a niche for himself in the financial world with the continuous transformation of FBN Holdings Plc. Since becoming the chief executive officer and group managing director at FBN Holdings Plc in July 15, 2017 and []The post UK Eke: Accolade For A Renown Banker appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Dangote Group: Adding Value To Nigeria’s Economic Growth
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Dangote Group through its various companies operating in every sector has continued to add a lot of value to the growth of the Nigerian economy. It has been noted that Dangote’s contributions to Nigeria’s economy had been monumental and the impact had been felt in almost every sector of the country. The Dangote Group is []The post Dangote Group: Adding Value To Nigeria’s Economic Growth appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Cabotage: NCDMB To Invest $3.5b In Ship Acquisition For Indigenous Entrepreneurs
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Nigerian Contents Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has expressed readiness to invest $3.5 billion in the acquisition of vessels for indigenous ship-owners. This was disclosed by the newly-elected president, Shipowners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), Dr. McGeorge Onyung during the inauguration ceremony of the newly elected executives of the association in Lagos. This is coming []The post Cabotage: NCDMB To Invest $3.5b In Ship Acquisition For Indigenous Entrepreneurs appear
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Shell Empowers Youths With N150m Capacity Development Programme
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: No fewer than 12 young entrepreneurs from host communities of the Bonny Oil and Gas Terminal in Rivers State have benefitted from a N150 million capacity development and empowerment programme of Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC). SPDC’s General Manager, External Relations, Igo Weli, who handed over the service entry and final settlement []The post Shell Empowers Youths With N150m Capacity Development Programme appeared first on Leadership Newspaper an
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FBN Holdings Grows Net Profit By 58%
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: FBN Holdings has grown its net profit by 58.23 per cent for the year ended 2018, as shareholders will be rewarded with a total dividend of N9.3 billion. The financial institution audited results released on the Nigerian Stock exchange (NSE) showed that profit after tax increased from N37.708 billion in 2017 to N59.667 billion under []The post FBN Holdings Grows Net Profit By 58% appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Inside Moves To Thwart Pre-registered SIM Crimes
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: To reduce and possibly eliminate the various security challenges occasioned by cases of fraudulently-activated Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has been exploring different regulatory interventions and striking collaborations with necessary agencies and stakeholders. CHIMA AKWAJA reports. In order to ensure security and protect consumers of telecoms services, []The post Inside Moves To Thwart Pre-registered SIM Crimes
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Work Begins On Nigeria-Seme-Benin Road
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The federal government has directed that work commences on the section of the road that connects Nigeria with the Republic of Benin through Seme Border. The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola disclosed this during the 12th Ministerial Steering Committee and Experts Meeting for the Abidjan-Lagos Corridor Highway Development Programme in Lome, []The post Work Begins On Nigeria-Seme-Benin Road appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Oil Workers Tackle IMF Over Comments On Nigerian Economy
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN) have condemned the statement credited to International Monetary Fund (IMF) Media Chief for Africa on the state of Nigeria’s economy, saying his advice on recovery of the nation’s economy was ill-motivated. The unions stated their []The post Oil Workers Tackle IMF Over Comments On Nigerian Economy appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Ni
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Reserves Up By 5.7% To $44.7bn
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Nigeria’s external reserves has continued to accrue growing by $2.4 billion or 5.7 per cent between March and April 11, 2019 on rising dollar inflow from foreign portfolio investors and higher oil prices as the naira weakened slightly at the Bureau de Change end of the foreign exchange market. From N358.5 which it sold the []The post Reserves Up By 5.7% To $44.7bn appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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MTN Bags CBN Innovation Award For 2nd Consecutive Year
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has recognised leading information and communications technology company, MTN Nigeria as the ‘Telco Partner of the Year’ at the just concluded 2019 Electronic Payments Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards. Organized by the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement Systems (NIBSS), in collaboration with the CBN, the annual EPIS was designed to recognise, []The post MTN Bags CBN Innovation Award For 2nd Consecutive Year appeared first on Leadership
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Defence Ministry, FirstBank, DPR, MTN Win Big At Toyota Awards
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Ministry of Defence. Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and MTN Nigeria were named winners at the recent Toyota Nigeria Limited (TNL) Customer of the Year Awards for their patronage of the Toyota brand of vehicles in 2018. In the customers category of the award, MTN won as the second runner up; DPR first runner up []The post Defence Ministry, FirstBank, DPR, MTN Win Big At Toyota Awards appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Sahara Energy Denies Indebtedness To UBA
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The management of Sahara Energy Resource Limited (Nigeria) has stated that the company has no outstanding facilities with the United Bank for Africa (UBA), contrary to media reports sourced from a petition filed by UBA. In a statement on the Sahara Group website, the management said that it had instructed its lawyers to take necessary []The post Sahara Energy Denies Indebtedness To UBA appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Dangote Refinery Will Absorb 2000 Engineers When Operational
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Group executive director, Strategy, Portfolio Development and Capital Projects, Dangote Industries Limited, Mr. Devakumar Edwin has disclosed that the coming on stream of the Dangote Refinery and Petrochemicals will go a long way in bringing the much desired resolution to the unemployment crisis in the nation as the company would engage about 2000 personnel in []The post ‘Dangote Refinery Will Absorb 2000 Engineers When Operational’ appeared first on Leadership Newspaper an
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ATSSSAN Reiterates Stand Against Airport Concession
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) has reassured its members that the union is not sleeping on the concession policy of government and has mapped out plans to challenge government on the matter. Speaking during the delegates’ conference of the Murtala Mohammed Airport branch of the union,ATSSSAN branch Chairman of FAAN, []The post ATSSSAN Reiterates Stand Against Airport Concession appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Reflecting On SEC Market Development Initiatives
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) serves as the hub for formal transactions in equities and other instruments like its counterparts in other climes. Beyond the official listing and trading of stocks and other securities in the bourse, however, lies the more fundamental ‘regulatory radar’ being provided by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). A cursory []The post Reflecting On SEC Market Development Initiatives appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News
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Financial Literacy: SEC Urges more Collaboration Among Regulators
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed its readiness to strengthen collaboration with other regulators in the financial industry in Nigeria as part of its financial literacy campaign. This, the Commission said is in a bid to ensure that Nigerians in the urban and rural areas, are effectively sensitised on the benefits of []The post Financial Literacy: SEC Urges more Collaboration Among Regulators appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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NB To Raise N15bn Through Commercial Papers
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Nigerian Breweries Plc said it is seeking to raise up to N15 billion in the first and second series of its N100 billion commercial paper (CP) programme to support its short-term funding requirements. The company in a release to the capital market community signed by the company secretary/legal director, Uaboi Agbebaku, said that the Series []The post NB To Raise N15bn Through Commercial Papers appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets Beat Tanzania In 9-goal Thriller
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets began their quest for a third continental title at the 2019 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations on a blistering note yesterday as they beat host Tanzania 5-4 in a thrilling encounter. The Coach, Manu Garba-tutored side showed great promise as they held their own against the Tanzanians who were playing in front []The post U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets Beat Tanzania In 9-goal Thriller appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Salah Returns Liverpool To Top Of EPL Log
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League after Mohamed Salah’s stunning strike clinched a 2-0 win over Chelsea, yesterday. Jurgen Klopp’s side had surrendered pole position a few hours earlier when Manchester City won 3-1 at Crystal Palace, piling pressure on the Reds to respond as the title race heats up. Liverpool []The post Salah Returns Liverpool To Top Of EPL Log appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Sports Minister Backs Super Eagles For 2019 AFCON Title
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON) in Egypt, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung has thrown his weight behind Nigeria’s Super Eagles to lift the continental title for the fourth time. The three time African champions Nigeria are drawn in Group B where they will battle the Syli Nationale []The post Sports Minister Backs Super Eagles For 2019 AFCON Title appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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NBBF Crisis: Dalung Urges Kida, Umar Factions To Embrace Dialogue
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, over the weekend called on key actors in the lingering crisis rocking the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to sheathe their swords and embrace dialogue to move basketball forward. Dalung, who made the call at the inaugural Annual General Assembly (AGM) of Musa Kida-led faction of the NBBF []The post NBBF Crisis: Dalung Urges Kida, Umar Factions To Embrace Dialogue appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Woods Claims 1st Major Title In 14 Years
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: The comeback is complete and Tiger Woods is a Masters champion once again. It’s the first major win for Woods since he claimed the U.S. Open in 2008. Woods finished -13 under and held off Xander Schauffele, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka and Francesco Molinari in the final round Sunday. It is also Woods’ first Masters []The post Woods Claims 1st Major Title In 14 Years appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Nigeria’s Adesanya Emerges UFC Middleweight Interim Champion
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: A Nigerian, Israel Adesanya, has emerged as the new Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight interim champion. Interim titles are awarded when the original champion is unable to compete for a long period of time. It prevents the top end of a division from stalling and once the original champion is able to return, they are []The post Nigeria’s Adesanya Emerges UFC Middleweight Interim Champion appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Re: Kebbi Residents Lament One Week Blackout
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Our attention has been drawn to a media report published in a section of the media with the caption ‘Kebbi residents lament one week of blackout’. While it is not in our tradition to join issues with media practitioners especially on their professional judgement, we concede to reporters the right to choose and published any []The post Re: Kebbi Residents Lament One Week Blackout appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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Dabiri -Erewa And The UAE Robbery: Matters Arising
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
LEADERSHIP: Since last week, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has been criticised for releasing the names of the five Nigerians arrested for robbing a Bureau De Change to the tune of Dh 2.3 million in the Sharjah Area of Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). []The post Dabiri -Erewa And The UAE Robbery: Matters Arising appeared first on Leadership Newspaper and Nigeria News.
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