Headline News, Thu, 1 Sept 2016: Borno Uncovers 10,000 Ghost Workers


Brazil: Senate impeaches President Rousseff
Nigerian cities to witness eclipse between 7am and 10am on Thursday

NCC vows to punish dealers, users of pre-registered sim

Those who produce, sell fake drugs should be killed – Clinical expert

Forex: Cement price skyrockets nationwide

Eclipse: Police urges FCT residents to be vigilant, warns miscreants

SS3 Students in Lagos resume September 5 ahead of mock examination

Borno uncovers 10,000 ghost workers

Operation Crocodile Smile: Troops raid residence of militant leader in Delta

Wike suspends Head of Service, 4 commissioners, SA on Lands

Troops raid militant leader’s house, nab robbers terrorising East-West road

Stella Oduah yet to inform me of my son’s death – Estranged husband

Super Eagles thrash Akwa United FC 3-0 in friendly

FAAN increases access gate charge by 100 per cent

Edo guber: Over 400,000 PVCs yet to be collected – INEC

Aviation unions react to suspension of operation by Aero

FG approves new Mining Roadmap, renames Ministry of Solid Minerals

NCC approves release of SIM registration data to NIMC

Nigeria, UK sign MoU on return of illegal migrants

Ondo: APC releases delegate list to governorship aspirants

Naira appreciates against dollar at interbank market

Nigeria will boil if Zakzaky dies in DSS custody – Shi’ites

Negotiations yet to commence because Niger Delta militants are confused, disorganised – NNPC

Scientists present natural solution to prostate enlargement, erectile dysfunction

Anti-Grazing Law: Slamming terrorism charge on Fulani herdsmen for carrying weapons is wrong – Lawyer tells Fayose

Nigeria Slips into Recession, FG Attempts to Allay Concerns

Troubled Aero Contractors Suspends Flight Operations

Forex market: CBN reinstates 9 suspended banks

Nigeria waiting for Ndigbo—Okorocha

Delta resolves Navy/Oghara land dispute

FG Approves Three-year External Borrowing Plan

Amaechi: Calabar-Port Harcourt Coastal Rail Line to Be Completed in 2018

UK vows not to remain in EU by ‘back door’

NLC alleges fresh plot by government to thwart new minimum wage

Zuckerberg Pledges Support for Nigerian Tech Startups, SMEs

Sept 10 is Edo Liberation Day—Omosede Igbinedion

Don’t drag RCCG into your unholy politics, Ize-Iyamu tells Oshiomhole, Obaseki

Prince Akenzua to Oshiomhole: You have no right to impose a governor on us

Delta Community Cries Out over Heavy Military Presence

Makarfi-led PDP Condemns Suit against Justices Abang, Auta

Foreign currency inflow to oil, gas sector down to $8.09m

OPEC supports Nigeria’s diversification agenda

ASUU Serves FG Strike Notice, Demands Full Implementation of 2009 Agreement

Dangote’s Net Worth Slips by $5.4bn on Nigeria’s Economic Woes

Osinbajo Praises Utomi for $136m Agric Investment*

Capital importation drops by $2b in one year

Space Agency Advises Nigerians Not to Panic over Today’s Eclipse

FG Says Mining will Add 5% to GDP in 10 Years, Launches Ambitious Road Map

SEC alerts public to fake online investment scheme, ‘MMM’

NLC urges Buhari to extend anti-graft war to states, local governments

OPEC’s Oil Output Hits Record High as Gulf Production Offsets Nigerian, Libyan Losses

Gaidam Appreciates Customs for Support to IDPs

Bloggers Union Gives Sept 1 Deadline for Full Compliance on Plagiarism

Abdulmumin Appears before PACC, Demands Reforms in N’Assembly

Police take over Ondo APC secretariat

I’m not Mimiko’s lackey -Jegede

Ondo Guber Watch: Why we held primary election in Ibadan –Sheriff faction

SPDC JV trains more youths on power plant operations

Arik Air, Passengers in Shouting Match over Flight Disruption in A’Ibom

Labour Crisis: Al-Makura Denies Agreement to Compensate Families of Slain Workers

Sheriff on Suicide Mission, Says Ex-deputy Spokesman

Police Arrest Three for Extortion, Illegal Revenue Collection in Lagos

Bauchi Governor Denies Misapplication of N8.6bn Bailout Funds

Source: Whassup Dailies