Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 14th August 2019

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 14th August 2019

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Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 14th August 2019
These are our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Wednesday, 14th August 2019: Governor Obaseki Is My Brother: Oshiomhole The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole says Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state is his brother and the said rift between them was created by people with personal interest. The […]
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These are our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Wednesday, 14th August 2019:

Governor Obaseki Is My Brother: Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole says Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state is his brother and the said rift between them was created by people with personal interest.

The former Edo state governor said this on Monday night while receiving Governor Obaseki, who led members of his cabinet to celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir Festival at his Iyamoh residence in Estako West Local Government Government Area of the state.

Army Arrest Policemen Who Leaked Information To Kidnap Kingpin In Taraba

The Defence Headquarters has arrested two policemen linked to leaking information to the suspected kidnap kingpin in the Taraba covert operation that led to the killing of three policemen and a civilian by soldiers. According to Daily Trust, the two policemen working at Ibi police division “were arrested for allegedly leaking information to Hamisu Wadume of plans to arrest him”.

The panel also reportedly ordered the arrest of five soldiers who were at the army checkpoint, and the 60 people alleged to be working for the suspected kidnap kingpin are at large.

Buhari Is A role Model For Declaring He Has Just 150 Cows — Accord Party Chieftain

Saheed Ajadi, a chieftain of the Accord Party in Oyo State, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as a role model for Nigerians, for declaring that he has just 150 cattle. The Accord chieftain, who was a former governorship candidate of the party in the last governorship election in the state said this in Ibadan during an interview with Vanguard.

He said, “There is no role model in the country anymore. It’s a big problem. Buhari is a role model. If our president is declaring 150 cattle and telling Nigerians he is not a multi-billionaire and we cannot quantify the billions of his predecessors; for goodness sake, Buhari is a role model.”

We Have Achieved Food Security — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stop providing foreign exchange for importation of food into the country, saying the country has attained food security following steady improvement in agricultural production.

The president said this in Daura on Tuesday, when he hosted All Progressives Congress (APC) governors to Eid-el-Kabir lunch. Buhari said the foreign reserve will be used only for diversification of the economy, and not for encouraging more dependence on foreign food importations.

Leave CBN Alone — Moghalu Warns Buhari

Kingsley Moghalu, a former presidential candidate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to leave the central bank alone following his directive that the apex bank should stop providing foreign exchange for importation of food.

President Buhari said this on Tuesday in Daura, Katsina State, when he hosted the All Progressives Congress (APC) governors to Eid-el-Kabir lunch at his country home in Daura.

Politicians Are Responsible For Banditry, Insecurity In Nigeria: Ex-Police Commissioner

Abubakar Tsav, a former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State has accused the politicians of backing bandits and insecurity across the country. According to the former police chief who spoke to journalists from his Makurdi home, these politicians know who these bandits are and why they are carrying out their attacks.

Scientists Find Treatment For Ebola

After several years of trying, scientists have discovered a treatment for Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to reports, two out of four drugs being tested have been found to significantly reduce the death rate for the killer disease.

The World Health Organisation and the United States National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, noted that the drugs block the virus, adding it has been found to be substantially more effective than previous drugs like ZMapp and Remdesivir.

Shiites Accuse FG And American Secret Service Of Frustrating El-Zakzaky’s Treatment In India

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria(IMN) have accused the Nigerian government and American secret service of frustrating the medical treatment of their leader, Ibraheem El Zakzaky at Madenta Hospital, New Delhi, India. El-Zakzaky and his wife had departed Nigeria to India aboard Emirates Airlines on Monday. They were accompanied on the trip by officers from the National Intelligence Agency as well as his family members.

Those were our top headlines from Nigerian Newspapers for Today, Wednesday, 14th August 2019. More at Information Nigeria.

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#WorkWearFashion Your Ultimate Guide to Chic Workwear: Issue 37

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#WorkWearFashion Your Ultimate Guide to Chic Workwear: Issue 37
This edition features all the style inspo you need to step into your office looking unbelievably chic and stylish. In this edition, you’ll find varying outfits that fit just about every woman’s individual style and leave you standing out in the best ways possible. With style inspiration from our favorite celebrities and real-life career women, let […]
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2023 politics and the sloppy hate speech laws

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2023 politics and the sloppy hate speech laws
By IKECHUKWU AGADA THE current intelligentsias in Nigeria have calibrated the most fragile sloppy political law for all heavyweight champions whose eyes are fixed on the 2023 goal post. The law is unwritten and it’s a mind game. With the economy taken, security gone, the mass media have become the battlefield, given the knowledge that […]
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Chamber of Shipping advocates regional body to tackle trading challenges

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Chamber of Shipping advocates  regional body to tackle trading challenges
THE Nigerian Chamber of Shipping, NCS, is currently in talks with its Ghanaian counterpart to form a regional body with a view to solving cross-border trade challenges in the sub-region. Continue reading Chamber of Shipping advocates regional body to tackle trading challenges at Vanguard News. Related
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Kogi PDP Women Leader Burnt to Death In Post Election Attack

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Kogi PDP Women Leader Burnt to Death In Post Election Attack
Mrs Acheju Abuh, the women leader of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Wada Aro Campaign Council, has been burnt alive by suspected political thugs who were celebrating their party’s victory at the just concluded poll in the state. According to reports, she was said to be in her house on Monday when the suspected thugs […]
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Ward delineation: Court summons Delta state REC over non-compliance with ruling

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Ward delineation: Court summons Delta state REC over non-compliance with ruling
By Ozioruva Aliu, Benin-City The Federal High Court Benin City has summoned the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Delta State, Dr Cyril Omorogbe to appear before it on February 4 next year and show cause why the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should not be charged for contempt for disobeying a ruling of the Court […]
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GAC Motors considers setting up plant in Lagos

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GAC Motors considers setting up plant in Lagos
The governor of Lagos visits the company’s offices in China. The post GAC Motors considers setting up plant in Lagos appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria. Related
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Tiwa Savage releases new single, ‘Owo Mi Da’

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Tiwa Savage releases new single, ‘Owo Mi Da’
<p class="">The song was created to pepper debtors. </p> <p class=""><strong>Artist</strong>: Tiwa Savage</p> <p class=""><strong>Song Title</strong>: Owo Mi Da</p> <p class=""><strong>Genre</strong>: R&amp;B, Afrobeats</p> <p class=""><strong>Album: TBA</strong></p> <p class=""><strong>Date of release</strong>: November 19, 2019</p> <p class=""><strong>Label: Universal Music Group</strong></p> <p class=""><strong>Producer</strong>: Pheelz</p> <p class=""><strong>Video Director</strong>: TBA</p> <p class=""><strong>Details/Takeaway</strong>: The song was created to pepper debtors. </p> […]
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Gov. Dickson rejects result of Bayelsa poll

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Gov. Dickson rejects result of Bayelsa poll
<p class="">Gov. Seriake Dickson says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would challenge the result of Nov. 16 Bayelsa governorship election in court.</p> <h1>Dickson disclosed this while addressing a world press conference in Yenagoa on Tuesday.</h1> <p class="">He maintained that the PDP did not lose the election as it was characterised by violence and widespread malpractices […]
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Man allegedly breaks into church, steals N423,000 instruments

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Man allegedly breaks into church, steals N423,000 instruments
<p class="">A 31-year-old man, Ebuka Nwafor, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, for allegedly breaking into a church and stealing musical instruments worth N423,000.</p> <h1>The defendant, whose address and occupation were not provided, is facing a four-count charge.</h1> <p class="">He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.</p> <p class="">The Prosecutor, […]
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Appeal court affirms election of Ihedioha as Imo governor

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Appeal court affirms election of Ihedioha as Imo governor
<p class="">The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Tueday affirmed the victory of Emeka Ihedioha in the March 9 governorship election in Imo.</p> <h1>The appeals were filed against the judgment of the Imo Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which upheld the election of Ihedioha.</h1> <p class="">It includes that of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (<strong>APGA</strong>) […]
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A Classic Gift for a Classic Man! See What Fans Gifted #BBNaija’s Mike Edwards

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A Classic Gift for a Classic Man! See What Fans Gifted #BBNaija’s Mike Edwards
Reality TV star Mike Edwards is a grateful man, as his fans bought him a brand new Rolex wristwatch, among loads of other gifts he received at a meet and greet. The athlete and entrepreneur made the announcement moments ago on his social media page, where he revealed that that was his first Rolex ever, and […]
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Kanye West Reveals Plan To Release Second Christian Album

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Kanye West Reveals Plan To Release Second Christian Album
Popular American rapper, Kanye West has returned to the studio and currently working with Dr Dre on Jesus is King II album. Rapper Kanye West The rapper released the prequel a few weeks ago and immediately became a huge success especially amongst Christians. Also Read: Stop Using His Mistakes To Discredit Him – Bolanle Olukanni Backs […]
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