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Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Thursday 18th January, 2018

Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Thursday 18th January, 2018

Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Thursday 18th January, 2018 Punch News Headlines Today [Thur-18-Jan-2018] Works ministry executed no capital project in 2017, says Fashola Flair, parties, the exuberant world of Ronaldinho Access Bank approves paternity leave for male employees Buhari to lead Nigerian delegation to AU summit Vanguard News Headlines Today [Thur-18-Jan-2018] Senate holds secu... »

Minimum wage: Don’t lose hope Wabba tells workers

Minimum wage: Don’t lose hope Wabba tells workers

NLC National President , Ayuba Wabba , on Wednesday , urged workers not to lose hope on the actualisation of the proposed minimum wage by NLC . Wabba made the call at the National Delegates ’ Conference of Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees in Ibadan . He said NLC would not rest on its oars until the current minimum wage was ... »

Chaos In Akure; Many Schools Closes Over Fear Of The Military Vaccination And Rumoured Boko Haram Attack

Chaos In Akure; Many Schools Closes Over Fear Of The Military Vaccination And Rumoured Boko Haram Attack

It wás a tense and chaotic morning in secondary schools across Ondo State. Many schools had to close over fear of the military vaccination. In Owó Secondary school, students were seen running out of the school. Many of the students expressed fear over the vaccination, the students felt it was a systematic way the government wanted to use to eradicate them. Parents stormed school... »

Teachers In Kaduna To Start Fasting Over Proposed 20,000 Sack

Teachers In Kaduna To Start Fasting Over Proposed 20,000 Sack

The Nigeria Union of Teachers , Zaria Local Government Area Branch , will on Tuesday begin three days of fasting and prayers to seek God ’s intervention on the planned sack of 20 , 000 primary school teachers . Kaduna State Government had conducted an examination for primary school teachers in the state and said 68 per cent of the teachers did not pass the primary four pupils ’ exam at... »

 Fire guts Kachikwu’s house

 Fire guts Kachikwu’s house

The Asokoro residence of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources , Ibe Kachikwu , in Abuja caught fire on Sunday evening . It was gathered that security personnel and some first responders on ground at the time of the incident were able to put off the fire which was caused by a suspected electrical fault in the minister ’s room . Sources familiar with the development confirmed to our c... »

Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for ‘robbery’ in Lagos hotel

Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for ‘robbery’ in Lagos hotel

A police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division , Lagos State , Yakubu Aiyegba , and a retired Assistant Superintendent of Police , Obosa Augustine , have been arrested for alleged robbery . They were apprehended along with a taxi driver , Godwin George , by operatives from the Shasha Police Station . Information made available to fabinfos.com  suggested  that Aiyegba and Augustin... »

Car Dumps Lady Corpse In Sapale,  Delta 

Car Dumps Lady Corpse In Sapale,  Delta 

An unidentified young lady’s dead body was found in Sapele, Delta state recently after being dumped by a roadside by unknown persons. According to the Information made available revealed that the incident occurred on Thursday night around 10 pm. Eyewitness reports state that the vehicle that dropped the body was ‘small’ and black in colour. It was gathered that the vehicle parked... »

Protest In Owerri, As Keke Operators Protest Plans By Government To Replace Them With Taxi 

Protest In Owerri, As Keke Operators Protest Plans By Government To Replace Them With Taxi 

Keke operators today staged a protest in Owerri over Governor Okorocha’s plan to ban and replace them with taxi cabs operators. According to them,300 taxi cabs cannot stop 50,000 Keke- keke operators. See photos below »

United States Withdraws From UNESCO

United States Withdraws From UNESCO

The United States announced Thursday that it will withdraw from the United Nations Scientific and Cultural Organization , accusing the body of “anti -Israel bias .” State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Washington would establish an “observer mission ” to replace its representation at the Paris – based agency . The United States was angered in 2011 when UNE... »

Residents Accuse Army Of Plotting To Depopulate South-East

Residents Accuse Army Of Plotting To Depopulate South-East

A free medical outreach that the Nigerian Army extended to some communities in the South- East , as part of the ongoing Operation Python Dance 2 , was described on Wednesday as a tool to depopulate the south- East region. Pupils in public and private schools in the South- East states on Wednesday abandoned academic activities as information spread that a vaccination exercise had been added to the ... »

Policemen Called Me Yahoo Girl, Prostitute, Dipped Hands In My Pant & Bra – Lady 

Policemen Called Me Yahoo Girl, Prostitute, Dipped Hands In My Pant & Bra – Lady 

A Nigerian lady Kachi Anifela Zion, with the username @69bars has taken to her instagram page to narrate how sars operative sexually harassed her in ilorin, after they accused her of being a yahoo girl and a prostitute Read what She Wrote On Her Instagram Page Below: Good evening everyone, I’m at the height of my disappointment with the Nigerian police force, this evening ,I was going to get... »

Indian Mob Tied Nigerian To Pole, Brutalized On Allegation Of Robbery 

Indian Mob Tied Nigerian To Pole, Brutalized On Allegation Of Robbery 

A video has emerged showing a Nigerian living in India being brutalised by a mob , an incident which the police claimed was not connected to racism.  The video , which has gone viral online and sparked outrage , showed some Indians beating up the Nigerian , simply identified as Ahmad , after already tying him to a pole with ropes. The man could be heard screaming and begging for his life .&nb... »

Mass Trials For Boko Haram Suspects To Begin- FG

Mass Trials For Boko Haram Suspects To Begin- FG

Nigeria on Monday prepared for its first major prosecutions of suspects linked to the Boko Haram conflict in closed -door trials at a military base . The defendants have all been arrested and detained since the start of the Islamist insurgency in the country ’s northeast in 2009. The justice ministry announced last month that some 1, 670 detainees would go on trial at a civilian court at a m... »

Fabnews: 10 Nigerian news you need to read this Monday morning – 9th October 2017

Fabnews: 10 Nigerian news you need to read this Monday morning – 9th October 2017

Good morning to you this Thursday morning. Here are the top 10 Nigerian news you need to read this Monday morning. This news have been gathered from news headlines in the top Nigerian Newspapers for today, Monday 9th October, 2017. This News update was proudly brought to you by Fabnews. 1. Suspend Kachikwu, Baru, Senate panel chair tells Buhari: The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resource... »

Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Monday 9th October, 2017

Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Monday 9th October, 2017

Here is the Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria Today Monday 9th October, 2017 from top Nigerian newspapers. Enjoy. Vanguard News Headlines Today [Mon-09-Oct-2017] • North’ll take rational decision on restructuring ‘Bugaje • Kachikwu, Baru begin reconciliation this week • Alleged rot in Police Force: We’ve no power to discipline IGP ‘ PSC • Afe Babalola o... »

Ex US Ambassador – Patience Jonathan Was Proud And Arrogant 

Ex US Ambassador – Patience Jonathan Was Proud And Arrogant 

A former United States Ambassador to Nigeria , John Campbell , has described former President Goodluck Jonathan ’s wife , Patience, as being arrogant and flamboyant when she was Nigeria ’s first lady . In a piece he wrote on Friday , ‘Nigerian President Buhari ’s Sisyphean Efforts ’, and posted on Council on Foreign Relations ’ website , Campbell also wondered h... »

Man Killed For Stealing One Tuber Of Yam

Man Killed For Stealing One Tuber Of Yam

The Enugu State Police Command has commenced an investigation into the alleged killing of a man for stealing a tuber of yam in Amorji Nike community of Abakpa axis in Enugu. The command ’s spokesman , SP Ebere Amaraizu , said in a statement in Enugu on Saturday that the incident happened on Oct. 4. Amaraizu said that the incident took place at Amorji Nike community of Abakpa axis in Enugu Ea... »

Lady Accused Of Witchcraft Tied To A Pole 

Lady Accused Of Witchcraft Tied To A Pole 

A woman who was accused of witchcraft was severely dealt with by her people in the northern part of the country. According to multiple online reports, the woman confessed to have eaten her family members as she was tied up to a pole upside down and quizzed by those who surrounded her . Facebook user, Alh Fari Muhd, who shared the trending video which is in Hausa – is calling on the appropria... »

Man Kills Sister 40, For Having Younger Lover 

Man Kills Sister 40, For Having Younger Lover 

A Zimbabwean man known as Tichaona Kambarami was alleged to have killed his 40 -year – old sister , Letty Kambarami , after seeing her with a younger boyfriend . According to Zimnews , the Police spokesperson , ASP Tendai Mwanza , said they have launched a manhunt for the 27 -year – old. Mwanza said , “on September 1, at about 10 pm at Kambarami village , Tichaona went to Letty&r... »

Bride Arrested With Another Boyfriend During Cult Initiation Hours To Wedding

Bride Arrested With Another Boyfriend During Cult Initiation Hours To Wedding

A woman, Bose Christopher, has been arrested for alleged involvement in cultism, 24 hours to her proposed wedding ‘introduction’ in Abeokuta. The police said the suspect was arrested by the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, FSARS, during the initiation of cult members in a hotel. They said Miss Christopher had gone to the initiation ceremony with a boyfriend when she was arrested alo... »

Senate Moves To Scrap Post-UTME

Senate Moves To Scrap Post-UTME

THE Senate had begun moves to scrap the post Unified Matriculation Examination, UME as it yesterday mandated its committee on Tertiary Education to meet with relevant stakeholders, especially the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and come up with recommendations on how to achieve the set goal. According to the Senate, the move has become imperative because the introduction of the post... »

BREAKING: We’ll proceed with Melaye’s recall, INEC vows

BREAKING: We’ll proceed with Melaye’s recall, INEC vows

The Independent National Electoral Corruption has said it will not be discouraged by the legal obstacles it is facing in the process of recalling Kogi -West lawmaker , Senator Dino Melaye . The Chairman of INEC , Prof . Mahmood Yakubu , said this at the quarterly consultative meeting with journalists in Abuja on Tuesday . Yakubu said constituents had the right to recall anybody they wanted to in a... »

[BREAKING] Order AGF to bring me back to Nigeria, Diezani tells court

[BREAKING] Order AGF to bring me back to Nigeria, Diezani tells court

A former Minister of Petroleum Resources , Mrs . Diezani Alison -Madueke, has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to compel the Attorney General of the Federation to bring her back to Nigeria from the United Kingdom , where she travelled to shortly after leaving office in 2015. She said she would like to appear in court in Nigeria to defend a criminal charge bordering on alleged laundering of N4... »

Girl 20, Arranges Her Kidnap With Her Boyfriend, To Fund Her Birthday 

Girl 20, Arranges Her Kidnap With Her Boyfriend, To Fund Her Birthday 

A 20 -year – old lady , Toheebat Adebayo , has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly arranging her kidnap in connivance with her 30 – year- old boyfriend , Afolabi Ogunremi . After the sudden disappearance of their daughter on Wednesday,  September 27,  2017, Adebayo’s parents had reported at the Lafenwa Police Station, Abeokuta that the lady left... »

Tell Magu To Leave Me, Trump Didn’t Go After Obama’s Wife – Patience Jonathan 

Tell Magu To Leave Me, Trump Didn’t Go After Obama’s Wife – Patience Jonathan 

Patience Jonathan, former first lady, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to call Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to order. Accusing Magu of being bent on destroying her family, the former president’s wife said she believes that she is being targeted for the role she played in the 2015 election. Jonathan’s wife was actively involve... »