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2017-11-18 Committee to Probe Death of Girls, Women in Mediterranean Sea
[Premium Times] The federal government has set up a ministerial committee to examine the circumstances surrounding the death of 26 teenage Nigerian migrant girls found dead in the Mediterranean early November.

2017-11-18 Six Killed in Maiduguri Suicide Attacks - Police
[Premium Times] Police in Borno State said at least six person, including four suicide bombers, died during an apparently coordinated suicide attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri on Saturday.

2017-11-18 Former Senate President Pius Anyim to Remain in Custody
[Premium Times] A former Senate President, Pius Anyim, will most likely spend Friday night in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, PREMIUM TIMES learnt.

2017-11-18 Missing Journalist Found Dead
[Daily Trust] Awka -A photo journalist in Anambra State, Ikechukwu Onubogu, has been found dead four days after he was declared missing by members of his family.

2017-11-18 Anambra Election - Obiano 'Breaches' Electoral Law, Addresses Voters At Polling Centre
[Premium Times] Incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, came under attacks Saturday after addressing his supporters at a polling unit, with activists accusing him of violating the Electoral Act.

2017-11-18 Four Parties Do Battle in Anambra State Governorship Elections
[Premium Times] Today's election in Anambra will go down as one of the most anticipated governorship elections in the history of Nigeria.

2017-11-18 ‎#AnambraDecides2017 - Ipob Attributes Low Turn Out to Boycott Order
[Premium Times] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has commended the people of Anambra State for supposedly heeding it's call to boycott today's governorship election in the state.

2017-11-18 Anambra Election - Drama As Corps Members Demand Feeding Allowance Before Work
[Premium Times] The corps members insisted that they would not depart for the day's job if their feeding allowances were not paid. Nkpor RAC, Idemili North LGA

2017-11-18 2019 - Group Declares Support for Atiku
[Premium Times] A group known as the Concerned Citizens for Atiku, CC4A, has declared support for a former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, to run for president in 2019.

2017-11-18 Ishaku Vows to Bring Perpetrators of Last Mambilla Upheaval to Book
[Guardian] Jalingo -Taraba State Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku has reiterated his readiness to bring to book perpetrators of the last upheaval in Mambilla Plateau in Sardauna Council between the Fulani and Mambillas in June this year, which led to wanton destruction of lives and properties.

2017-11-18 Man Can't Pay Kids' School Fees but Returns N.5 Million Forgotten in His Tricycle
[Daily Trust] Jos -The man resisted the temptation pocketing N582, 450 forgotten in his commercial tricycle despite being badly in need of cash. It wasn't the first time.

2017-11-18 Kwara Local Govt Elections Sees Good Voters Turnout
[Premium Times] Residents of Ilorin turned out in their numbers on Saturday for the local government election held across Kwara.

2017-11-18 Our Interest in Oshoala's Foundation, By Tinubu
[Guardian] The Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Sports, Mr. Deji Tinubu has revealed that the Lagos State government is backing Super Falcons' Asisat Oshoala's Foundation because of her desire to develop grassroots football among female students in the state.

2017-11-18 Buhari Commiserates With Iran, Iraq Over Earthquake
[Daily Trust] President MuhammaduBuhari has joined world leaders to commiserate with President Hassan Rouhani and the people of the Islamic Republic of Iran over the devastating earthquake which struck the western province of Kermanshah recently, causing the death of hundreds and injury to thousands.

2017-11-18 Dogara - Nigeria's Textile Sector Crucial to Economic Devt
[Daily Trust] The revitalization of Nigerian textile sector would lead to the country's economic development, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said.

2017-11-18 'Weak Manufacturing Sector Should Cause Leaders to Worry'
[Guardian] Though the nation prides itself as an oil rich country, its leaders, both present and aspiring, need to be worried if the manufacturing sector is weak or non-existent.

2017-11-18 Tasks Before Oil Exploration in Bida, Sokoto Basins
[Daily Trust] Minna -The Niger State-owned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University (IBBU) in Lapai recently assembled intellectuals from the academia and oil sector in Minna to brainstorm on the new interest by the federal government to explore hydrocarbon prospects in Bida and Sokoto basins.

2017-11-18 Anambra Guber - Observer Group Cautions INEC, Security Agencies
[Daily Trust] Awka -An election observer group, Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth & Advancement (YIAGA), has expressed worry over lack of cordial cooperation between the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the security agencies ahead of today's governorship election in Anambra State.

2017-11-18 Nuhu Bamalli Poly Battles Certificate Scandal
[Daily Trust] Zaria -A certificate racketeering scandal in Kaduna State-owned Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic came to public glare when a beneficiary of the fake certificate was identified during a verification exercise.

2017-11-18 Atunda Entertainment Waxes On With Talent Grooming
[Guardian] Fifteen years since it officially launched, Atunda Entertainment has become a household name in the entertainment, as it has remained focused on hunting and grooming young talents to stardom.

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