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Find out what is making headlines all over the country from the covers of The Punch, Vanguard, The Guardian and more.

For today, Tuesday, October 27, 2015:

VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

41-year-old Ogunwusi named Ooni-elect

The Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola said Ogunwusi was selected, after the completion of the due process by the traditional king-makers. READ MORE…

FRC orders suspension of Atedo Peterside, 3 Stanbic-IBTC directors

The Financial Reporting Council, FRC, yesterday, suspended Chairman of Stanbic IBTC Holdings, Mr. Atedo Peterside, and three directors of the company from signing any financial statement, over allegations of improper disclosures in the financial statements of the bank for 2013 and 2014.

Tribunal upholds elections of Okowa, Lalong

Okowa’s victory was challenged by Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate, Chief Great Ogboru. READ MORE…

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THE PUNCH NEWSPAPER

Alleged N1tn diversion: FG orders EFCC to probe Lamorde

The Federal Government has ordered an immediate probe into an allegation that the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, illegally diverted about N1trillion, being proceeds of corruption that was recovered by the agency. READ MORE…

40-yr-old new Ooni arrives in Ife today

40-year-old Ogunwusi, who currently resides in Lagos, will be received by Kingmakers and members of the Isoro cult who will carry out the coronation rites. READ MORE…

FG files fresh charges against Dasuki

This is in addition to an earlier charge of illegal possession of weapons which Dasuki is currently being tried for. READ MORE…

Govt interference thwarted probe into Dele Giwa’s murder – Ex-DIG Omeben

Twenty-nine years after the murder of renowned journalist, Dele Giwa, a retired police chief, Chris Omeben, who conducted the investigation says the unresolved assassination is the most frustrating case he handled in his career. READ MORE…

Processed meat causes cancer, says WHO

The UN health agency issued the warning on Monday, October 26, 2015, saying that processed meats can lead to bowel cancer in humans while red meat is a likely cause of the disease. READ MORE…

FRC suspends Atedo Peterside, Stanbic IBTC CEO, others

The Financial Reporting Council, FRC, yesterday, suspended Chairman of Stanbic IBTC Holdings, Mr. Atedo Peterside, and three directors of the company from signing any financial statement, over allegations of improper disclosures in the financial statements of the bank for 2013 and 2014.

Tribunal sacks Rivers speaker, 19 other PDP lawmakers

The April 11 2015 election that produced the Peoples Democratic Party’s lawmakers was said to have been marred by rigging and violence. READ MORE…

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THE GUARDIAN

God makes kings, says Ooni-elect

The Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola said Ogunwusi was selected, after the completion of the due process by the traditional king-makers. READ MORE…

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THISDAY NEWSPAPER

FRC: Stanbic IBTC kicks against directors’ suspension from attesting to accounts

The Financial Reporting Council, FRC, yesterday, suspended Chairman of Stanbic IBTC Holdings, Mr. Atedo Peterside, and three directors of the company from signing any financial statement, over allegations of improper disclosures in the financial statements of the bank for 2013 and 2014.

Ife agog as 40-year-old Ogunwusi is named 51st Ooni

The Governor of Osun state, Rauf Aregbesola said Ogunwusi was selected, after the completion of the due process by the traditional king-makers. READ MORE…

Delta, Plateau tribunals uphold Okowa, Lalong’s elections

Okowa’s victory was challenged by Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate, Chief Great Ogboru. READ MORE…

Tribunal sacks Rivers Speaker, 20 other state legislators

The April 11 2015 election that produced the Peoples Democratic Party’s lawmakers was said to have been marred by rigging and violence. READ MORE…

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BUSINESS DAY

Banks adjusting to impending lower interest rate regime

Nigerian banks are facing increasing pressure to adjust to the impending lower interest rate regime as their vaults brim with liquidity waiting for deployment, according to several economists and analysts.

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