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Saturday, December 20, 2014

NIMASA warns maritime operators against non-remittance of dues

Manchester United end winning run, held 1-1 at Villa Park

Fayose distributes christmas largesse to Ekiti people

Gunmen kidnap ASUU chairman’s wife in Osogbo 

No one can intimidate or isolate Russia -Putin

Nigeria’s future gloomy under Jonathan -Balarabe

Machinations against Nigeria will not succeed –DSS

Eko Disco procures 40 new transformers

Manchester City level on points with Chelsea, beat Palace 3-0

Dankwambo’s attack on APC despicable, barbaric -Party

S’Sudan rebels kill 11, rape women in Bentiu – UN

Pakistan steps up campaign against fighters

Athletics Kenya says more Kenyans doped in 2014

Gunmen break into Swiss diplomat’s residence in Libya

Obama vows response to ‘N’Korea cyber attack’

Nine migrants killed in Morocco boat accident

Oil spill: UN asks Israel to pay Lebanon $850m

Hope in Colombia as uncertain FARC ceasefire begins

Mother arrested over Australia child murders

Tests confirm Cambodia HIV mass infection

Lagos gives 15% salary bonus to workers

Iraqi Kurds retake more ground from ISIL

Friday, December 19, 2014

Ghost of “change” hunts Mr. President

Football in coma…volleyball dead, many struggling

Mixed fortunes for United, Liverpool

Giving and receiving christmas gifts

FIFA confirms third-party ownership ban

Iheanacho ripe enough for Super Eagles – Taribo

Torrance hits out at Faldo

Seven coaches target Wikki roles

Mikel among world’s best – Dosu

Yobo endorses Jonathan

Nigeria less prosperous than Zimbabwe, Niger, others – Report

Lagos residents urged to register with LASRRA

PDP candidate dedicates victory to youths

Nigerian education among best in Africa –Okebukola

North-East voters demand food, home

PHEDC decries equipment vandalism in Bayelsa

Military operation based on discipline –Jemibewon

Udoedehe threatens to dump APC for PDP

We’ve reconciled with aggrieved aspirants –Rivers PDP

Defection: A’Ibom Speaker seeks official notification

FIRS threatens to punish tax-defaulting companies

Heavy security as Aregbesola, Osinbajo appear before tribunal

Police step up security after Lagos slaughter incidents

Power supply: Nigerians expect noisy Christmas with generators

Ikeja Electric unveils new payment platforms for customers

Best of sex this season with natural home remedies

My son was my hope of a great future –Mother of Onitsha boy punched to death by classmate

My husband and I talk till 3am every day – Bukola Femi-Ajala, MD, Bayeiid Communications

NDLEA destroys N15.1bn hemp, arrests cartel kingpin

Lost glory: Parks where fun no longer exists

How Nigerian banks shut out 22 million people with disabilities –Investigation

Life of struggle: Tales of children who survive on firewood

Fire kills family of seven in Benue

2015: UPN picks female presidential candidate

Group makes case for widows, orphans

Tinubu to deliver lecture on Ahmadu Bello

2015: INEC raises task force on IDPs

End B’Haram activities now, Islamic council urges Jonathan

FG tasks experts on environmental challenges

ActionAid warns against spending illicit funds on elections

Oil workers suspend strike, no comment on refineries

We asked for better weapons, got death sentence – Condemned soldier

Ondo PDP: Chieftain alleges trouble in party

Ogun PDP crisis: INEC backs Kashamu’s faction

Abduction: Military intensifies aerial, ground patrols in Gumsuri

I love expensive jewellery –Liz Anjorin

Obese Dachshund sheds 50 pounds, poses for hot dog calendar

Level of IT skills in Nigeria a big concern –Nazim Fraijat, MD, EMC

Letter to my granddaughter

The other side of Headies

Artistes celebrate Jaiye Aboderin

2015 budget proposal threatens infrastructure projects

Job losses loom as Naira sells 194 to dollar

Manufacturer highlights benefits of soya oil

Hawaii lava on course to hit gas station, shopping center by Christmas

Will you allow your spouse borrow money to celebrate the festive period?

I have not made fortune from acting –Taiwo Obileye

Fayose only gave us N200,000 each for fuel, we never took bribe from him –Omirin, embattled Ekiti Assembly Speaker

Phone Swap, Tango with Me now on DVD

FTK out with new singles

Someone accidentally donates human remains to goodwill

Ekiti APC lawmakers form parallel assembly

Gulf braces for tough times over oil price plunge

Pakistan army ‘kills dozens of Taliban’

N’Korea behind Sony hacking -FBI

Kenyan leader signs security law to curb terror attacks

Pakistan executes two after school massacre

FIFA to release World Cup corruption report

Fresh Navy graduates to join battle against Boko Haram

Sokoto APC distributes 124 vehicles to officials

After Borno abductions, military steps up aerial, ground patrols

Elections: INEC raises team on North-East IDPs, others

Air Force chief asks Nigerians to intensify anti-terror war

Election tribunal affirms Fayose’s victory

Lagos urges persons with disability to register

Synagogue:I am sick, contrator tells coroner

No court order stops filing Ugwuanyi’s name -Enugu PDP

Panel identifies 50 conflict areas among health professionals

FG has failed to defend Nigerians -Yinubu

Di Maria hopeful for Villa clash

Ekiti Assembly sits, suspends seven PDP lawmakers

Tight security as Aregbesola, Osinbajo appear before Osun tribunal

State legislators split attorney general, justice minister’s office

Ondo job agency, Malaysian institute target 500-hectare rice farm

Midnight fire consumes seven family members in Benue

UN condemns renewed attacks in Borno

Spiritualist arraigned over alleged N3.5m fraud

Moringa leaves cure 300 diseases, says Don

UN lauds Mahama over Ebola decision

Pakistani army targets militants after Taliban school massacre

NHIS to make health care accessible in 2015

Pakistan to hang convicted militants

Pakistani school attack: Four suspects, including woman arrested

UPN picks Niger Delta female as presidential candidate

ISIL top commanders killed in air strikes -US

UN assembly votes to refer North Korea to ICC

Top Sierra Leone doctor dies of Ebola

Eight children found dead in Australia home

Thursday, December 18, 2014

I get contradictory advice on issues, says Jonathan

EU court admits obesity as disability

Indonesia takes tough stance on fighting illegal fishing

Sydney siege hostage recounts his escape

Court exonerates 14-year-old boy 70 years after execution

Firm restates commitment to enriching Nigerians

Firm convenes forum for improved service

FIRS clamps down on Ogun SMEs over tax evasion

‘Don’t give up on economy over naira devaluation’

Comparing Jonathan with Jesus, not blasphemous – Okupe

‘No! Don’t touch me there’

INEC shifts submission date for gov candidates’ list

Protests greet barrack’s relocation

Iyanya, others thrill at Future Awards 2014

Not a rosy year for these music stars

Allow prisoners to vote, court orders INEC

Reps to probe purchase of warships by Tompolo

Math that pursues, spins and swarms

Learning our roots, inside and out

Amu-Nnadi wins Glenna Luschei prize

Travelogue beach carnival to feature Oritsefemi

Salami targets delinquent children with new book

Saro 2 will teach guys a lesson – Ajayi

Jega blames politicians, security agencies for election failures

Because of 1914

2Face, Madinga to host AFRIMA

Jazz, drama usher in Christmas at Fountain of Life

Akin Eso plans wedding conference

Room 25 joins Vanes

PVC: Identical twins threaten to sue INEC

SETPOM rewards winners of ‘green competition’

Wizkid, Seyi Shay for Music Meets Runway

Two in court for forgery

Police arrest robbers at Redemption Camp, others

Cops charge man with failure to repay debts

Defendant dies in prison after six adjournments

Kidnappers abduct hotel manager, demand N60m ransom

A’Ibom assembly rejects local govt autonomy

NDLEA nabs fake officer selling recruitment forms

Rights group petitions LUTH over patient’s death

Buhari/Osinbajo will turn Nigeria around – Ikuforiji

Court rules on Coca-Cola’s application Feb. 3

Judge’s absence stalls trial of Biafra secessionists

Oba appears in court for removing female chief

PVCs: APC flays INEC

‘Collapsed Synagogue building has govt approval’

Jonathan to labour: Stop punishing Nigerians with strikes

850,000 displaced Nigerians living in relief camps – NEMA

Convicted ‘My Pikin’ producers ask S’Court for bail

A government not listening to itself

Ekpo tips Nigerian boxers for international glory

‘Institution of JAMB centres, a welcome development’

Chinese high rollers send pigeon prices soaring

Anatomy of effective email newsletters

Girl, 15, wins UBA Foundation essay competition

Djokovic, Serena take ITF honours

Ronaldo more impressive than Messi, says Carlos

Bolt condemns reports on removing Olympic 200m

Nigerian Breweries restates commitment to supporting schools

Koeman changing approach

PSG escape upset

SON destroys N500m substandard goods

School partners with Canadian academy, advocates e-learning

Best business opportunities in the New Year

Jonathan not at war with Dickson – PDP

Workers should process pensions six months before retirement –Hussain

‎Strike: oil workers, FG meeting ongoing

Suicide bombers target Shia fighters in Yemen

Putin says Russian economy will rebound

Yemen’s new cabinet wins parliament approval

Court rules on Coca-Cola’s objection to trial Feb

Pakistan grants bail to Mumbai attack accused

I get contradictory advice on national issues, says Jonathan

INEC shifts submission for gov, state assembly candidates lists

Wike promises to develop Ogoni land

Ikechukwu Uche signs Villarreal contract extension

Osun aspirant asks APC panel to reject Omoworare’s candidacy

FG begins verification of police, customs, other pensioners

Boko Haram kills 33, kidnaps 100 in Borno

Amaechi named APC presidential campaign DG

Over 850,000 displaced Nigerians living in relief camps -NEMA

FG targets 100,000 housing units for workers

Kadpoly shut over threat of Boko Haram attack

Osinbajo laid foundation for efficient Lagos judiciary – Fashola

Judges are not above the law –CJN

Fayose can’t conduct LG poll now, says aide

NCP ratifies sale of NITEL, MTEL

Synagogue collapsed building has govt approval -Town planner

Convicted ‘My Pikin’ producers ask Supreme Court for bail

Ex-militants protest non-payment of allowances in Bayelsa

Buhari’s emergence, a threat to PDP -Maduekwe

Varsity staff protest VC’s alleged victimisation, demand removal

Identical twins threaten to sue INEC over mass ‘disenfranchisement’

Osun Monarch in court over removal of female chief

Private jet owners to pay 10% charge in 2015 -FG

Politicians, stakeholders working against credible elections – Jega

Ekiti monarchs, youths protest relocation of army barracks

Lagos assures judges of good welfare

Convicted soldiers were sent on suicidal mission – Falana

NBS, SMEDAN begin assessment of govt policies on MSMEs

National Identity Card can stop crimes -Mark

ECOWAS naval chiefs strategise to tackle transnational crimes

Enugu PDP asks police to arrest Eze over primary

Edo commissions first solar-powered building

APC upholds Ondo Central Senatorial primary’s result

FIRS clamps down on Ondo firms over tax evasion

Fayemi hails Osinbajo’s choice as Buhari’s running mate

Judge’s absence stalls Biafra secessionists’ trial in Enugu

Fake driving licence: FRSC to sanction erring officers

Mark, Onaiyekan urge politicians to respect people’s wish

Workers protest as Edo assembly rejects LG autonomy

Australian TV actor charged with 103 child sex offences

Cambodian PM orders probe into mass HIV infections

Yuletide: FRSC recalls officers on leave

Russia’s sanctions remain unavoidable, says Merkel

China village votes to expel HIV-positive boy

Australia ignored warnings about gunman, Iran says

Suicide bomber kills policeman, injures three in Kabul

US, Cuba to restore ties after 50 years

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Ditch processed spices! Go natural

Falling oil price puts pressure on Nigeria

We don’t dabble in politics –RCCG

Bad road in Lagos

Sponsors of Boko Haram

Why ban OBJ’s book?

Okupe’s sacrilegious allusion

Between Buhari and Jonathan

Re: Challenges of falling oil prices

Pass PIB now

Help traffic wardens

Big budgets, little development

Tortured Lagos couple to sue police for N100m

Police arraign man for torturing seven-year-old housemaid

Assailants kill Ogun ex-Chief Judge’s daughter

Artisans abandon communities over poor power supply

Police arraign driver for stealing vehicle

Mother throws baby in refuse dump

Court sentences two robbers to death

Tompolo’s alleged gunboats belong to NIMASA – Navy

Court cancels disparity in federal colleges’ admission requirements

2015 budget: FG unveils more austerity measures

Jonathan, Sambo, others pay tribute to Ashiru

Bayelsa council workers demand autonomy

Abuja residents who drink from ponds

Nigeria winning terror war – CDS

Delta proposes N327.6bn for 2015

Boko Haram kills 10 in highway attack

For Buhari’s running mate, the last becomes the first

Caution telecoms companies, PCC tells NCC

Abandoned by parents, rejected by welfare homes

Reps defer N4.3tn budget debate till January 13

Ekiti election tribunal delivers judgment Friday

PDP loses Rep to APC

FG awards multi-billion naira roads, ports contracts

Again, five killed in Kaduna village attack

B’Haram threatens Emir of Kano in new video

APC picks Fashola’s SSG as Ambode’s running mate

Suspected robbers raid Ogun residents with toy gun

I’m joining Buhari to rebuild Nigeria –Osinbajo

PDP govs meet over 2015 elections

2015: Be guided by interest of Nigeria – Cleric

‘Buhari, Osinbajo will end corruption’

Police recovered guns from Agbaje, George’s thugs – Obanikoro

Army sentences 54 soldiers to death for mutiny

Need to erect firewall around banks

Insecticide sprays don’t offer extra protection against malaria — Study

COP 20: What Lima achieved

NNPC Tennis: Bulus rebounds

Afghan suicide attack on bank kills 10

Chukwumerije upbeat about Nigeria’s AAG, Olympic chances

Expect national shipping line in four years –NIMASA

Are you likely to fall for a phishing scam?

Pakistan mourns school massacre victims

UN says Ebola-hit nations at risk of hunger

Fifa investigator Garcia steps down

Groups offer new methods to curb electoral frauds

US restoring ties with Cuba -Obama

Leadership deficit responsible for Nigeria’s woes -Buhari

Army condemns 54 soldiers to death by firing squad

A crooked state of emergency

FRSC cautions motorists against harmattan haze, tyres

NUC plans to sanction more varsities

Shettima disowns fake Boko Haram members

You’re alien to Ogun politics, Isiaka tells Bankole

World Bank spends $2.2m controlling PCBs in Nigeria

Primaries: Again, PDP loses another Rep to APC

Ekiti PDP, APC trade words over alleged planned attack

Again, herdsmen kill five villagers in Kaduna

Fayemi submits APC convention report

Boko Haram threatens to attack Emir Sanusi

Gunboats belong to NIMASA, not Tompolo -Navy

Lagos electricity consumers lament crazy bills, outages

FG awards multi-billion Naira roads, ports contracts

Court sentences two armed robbers to death in Osun

Ogun to prosecute parents over female genital mutilation

Magistrates’ court vacates order discharging APC chair, others 

Primaries: Guns recovered from Agbaje, George’s thugs -Obanikoro

Reps defer N4.3tr budget debate, resume January‎ 13

Police rescue kidnapped bank manager, kill three suspects

Anti-bomb unit still investigating Synagogue building collapse -police

‘Bayelsa electricity consumers owe PHEDC N5.1bn’

FIRS arrests Ado-Poly boss, others over tax evasion

APC picks Lagos SSG as Ambode’s running mate

Ahmed presents N119.8bn 2015 budget

Tinubu pledges to support Buhari, Osinbajo

NULGE besieges Assembly, demands LG autonomy

Uduaghan presents Delta’s N327bn 2015 budget

Economy will rely on non oil revenue -Okonjo-Iweala

Jonathan, Mua’zu, Kalu in closed-door meeting

Banks close shops over security threats in Imo

Ex-militants protest over unpaid arrears, block East-West Road

Suspected IS supporter arrested at Malaysia airport

NDDC begins training of 150 teachers on ICT

Nigeria winning terrorism war, CDS insists

Adesina weeps as Jonathan, others pay tribute to Ashiru

Court voids House summons on Diezani, halts probe

AfDB okays $500m to establish Nigeria’s development bank

Okonjo-Iweala presents N4.3tn 2015 federal budget to N’Assembly

Call telecoms companies to order, PCC tells NCC

[UPDATED] Buhari to name Osinbajo as running mate

We’re prepared for oil price fall, says Jonathan

School massacre: Pakistan declares three days of mourning

Ethiopians health workers arrive in W’Africa to fight Ebola

African leaders urge West to act on Libya

Ministry, FRSC target 50% reduction in road accidents

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Oil below $60 as FG presents 2015 budget to N’Assembly

Amaechi deserves to be Buhari’s running mate –Momodu

The solidarity promise

The drama in Ekiti House of Assembly

Pains of oil workers’ strike

Taking your online safety seriously

Asprilla receives more threats

Herrera denies match-fixing claims

Henry retires from football

…Arsenal stars hail Gunners legend

Rodgers denies unrest at Liverpool

Junior tennis champion battle seniors

Mark Mentors crash out

Pirlo again named Italy’s best

United can win the EPL –Rooney

Greensprings qualify for Etisalat U-15 finals

NYSC thanks Promasidor for volleyball support

Mark’s security details tear-gassed Tambuwal, others – DPO

I’m not at war with Manu Garba – Siasia

AU insures Nigerian Ebola volunteers

Ideye promises son goal in next match

Nigerian taekwondo lacks technicality – Jin-Beom

Participating in Nigeria’s solid minerals subsector (1)

Jonathan, Mu’azu meet PDP reps

No chance for failure, leaders tell Delta voters

A new beginning for your finances (2)

Public relations tips for your business

Protest as Ondo assembly rejects LG autonomy

Malaria: Tales of poverty, ignorance, deaths

Tompolo’s warships acquisition illegal, says Sagay

2015: S’Court dismisses Ardo’s application in Jonathan eligibility suit

Wike can’t get 10% of Rivers votes – APC

Strike: FG now to meet oil workers Thursday

Fashola backs Ambode as worthy successor

Fitch reviews Nigeria’s 2015 economic growth to 5.2%

Co-op Bank fails stress tests

Obasanjo commends ANAN over IFA membership

Man in court for N.7m S’Arabia visa scam

Skye Bank, MoneyGram launch outbound money transfer service

Group wants better treatment for the sick

RBS to sell £4.8bn property loans

INEC and six million internally displaced persons

Ondo Muslims honour Mimiko

Akpabio didn’t bribe me with N5bn– Etok

Plateau PDP seeks reconciliation

Anglican Church to hold debate for Ambode, Agbaje

Don’t vote based on religion – Deeper Life church

Ogun APC senatorial candidate promises to compensate losers

Chime budgets N96.7bn for Enugu in 2015

Buhari to announce running mate today

Court adjourns Nnamani’s N5bn fraud trial

Range Rover Sports leads 2014 luxury SUVs

Primaries fallout: APC loses five Reps, gains four

APC picks female running mate for Amosun

Police arrest power-drunk cop’s team members, grill DPO

Old people, cause of Nigeria’s troubles – Jonathan

Bankole group slams PDP governorship candidate, Isiaka

NCAT to acquire new training aircraft

UBA Capital changes to United Capital Plc

Why I married in private – Emem Isong

145 die in Pakistani Taliban attack on school

‘Kia Rio is budget car’

Manchester United can win the league -Rooney

Ebola: Guinea bans Christmas, New Year celebrations

Deadly car bombings hit Yemeni city

Oil plunges below $55 a barrel in US

Islamists mount air raid near Libyan oil terminals

Bomb misses militants, kills 20 Yemeni schoolchildren

65% of Niger Delta teachers ICT deficient -NDDC

APC to announce Buhari’s running mate Wed -Oyegun

INEC, parties brainstorm on card readers, PVC

At last, Nwobodo’s son buried in uncle’s house

Tompolo’s warships dangerous to national security –Sagay

Jonathan writes Buhari, wishes him personal fulfilment

Misgivings on census worry Yero, NPC boss

Court decides on House probe of Diezani Wednesday

Foreign forces have hijacked Boko Haram -Don

LEADERSHIP journalists: FG appeals rejection of President’s letterhead

Court adjourns Tambuwal’s suit indefinitely

Jonathan, Muazu meet PDP reps

Suswam blasts ex-minister Ortom for defecting to APC

Reps ask NERC to stop hike in electricity tariff

Workers protest in Rivers over LG autonomy

Enugu PDP primaries: Court gives PDP, INEC one-day ultimatum

Police recover 231 stolen cows in Niger

Anger in Osun community over teenager’s killing

Budget: Fayose’s aide cautions APC 

N5bn fraud: Separate trial to determine Nnamani’s fate

Bill to recognise Anambra oil status fails in Senate

Chime presents N96.7bn 2015 budget

Poor funding hinders rights violation probes –NHRC

Don’t let religion dictate your votes -Deeper Life

Sale of pre-registered SIM cards criminal -NCC

FCT gets five new judges

Fayose laments wasteful investment in solar energy

JTF arrests four oil thieves, eight cultists in Bayelsa

Ogah’s campaign organisation denies taking position

2015 budget: Reps overrule bid to stop Jonathan

2015 budget: Okonjo-Iweala to present estimates Wednesday

Delta PDP inaugurates 71-member campaign council

Five PDP Reps join APC

Strike: Fuel scarcity persists in Abuja

Senate directs INEC to establish polling units for IDPs

Man jailed three years for scamming 3,000 Nigerians

VP slot: Mimiko dares APC on South-West votes

Protest as Ondo Assembly votes against LG autonomy

Oil slump did not take us by surprise -Jonathan

Imo candidate dies as APGA sumbits name to INEC

Morocco dismantles female terrorist recruiting cell

Srike: IPMAN asks FG, PENGASSAN to resolve dispute

Amosun picks Lagos director as 2015 running mate

I will remain in PDP -Defeated dep gov

Police to promote junior officers with higher qualification –IG

Lagos NUT appeals to government to restore allowances

I read six hours daily –OAU’s best graduate

Ardo abandons Jonathan eligibility suit at Supreme Court

Poor lawyers’ counselling skill hinders justice system -Don

FRSC issues 1,324 new drivers’ licenses in Osun

Fire guts Balogun Market in Lagos Island

Kano registers 3,000 Interally Displaced Persons

17 Children, others killed as Taliban storm Pakistan school

Colombia announces deaths of rebel fighters

Yemeni police blamed for separatist’s killing

Israeli troops kill Palestinian in West Bank

Tens of thousands dead in S’Sudan war -UN

Australia mourns Sydney cafe siege victims

Monday, December 15, 2014

People’s wish will prevail in 2015 —UPN

Okoye emerges presidential candidate of UDP

Pro-Jonathan Reps back down on Tambuwal’s removal

Jonathan begins workers’ housing scheme tomorrow

Seven killed in Benue, Oyo clashes

‘Buhari’s emergence’ll end money politics’

Suit seeking Tambuwal’s removal suffers setback

‘Don’t politicise UNEP report’

Primaries: Angry PDP govs summon emergency meeting

Pwajok picks ex gov’s son as running mate

Makinde dumps PDP for SDP

Police and extrajudicial killing

2015 presidential poll

Protecting against B’ Haram

2014 Nobel Peace laureates

Between George and Obanikoro

Turkey dismisses EU criticism of police raids

Congo President calls for withdrawal of peace mission

Hong Kong police close final protest site

Microsoft recognises Abuja govt school

Samsung, MTN begin Galaxy Spin Wheel promo

UK flight chaos: Independent inquiry set up

Uber taxi service disrupted by protests

Poorest households face fastest cost of living rise

Crunch time again for health insurance sign-ups

Ruble hits new record low

Eczellon Capital launches $250m private equity fund

Onyema urges dealing clerks to uphold ethics

‘Investment managers can’t replicate past successes’

NSE ASI return falls to 29.22% negative

US factory output eclipses pre-recession high

…homebuilder sentiment slips in December

Sales of macadamias soar in Korea

Citizens’ confidence in Australian economy shrinks

Private investors buy PetSmart for $8.7bn

Sony Pictures cautions media over hacking leaks

Libyan troops clash over oil ports

Australia commandos end Sydney cafe siege

American refused entry for lack of proper visa

Pulitzer-winning photojournalist dies in Liberia

Senate probes N’Assembly invasion

APC leaders fail to agree on Buhari’s running mate

Plot to sack Mark thickens

Strike: Fuel scarcity hits Abuja, Kwara, others

FUNNAB VC urges groups to support varsities

MTN Foundation awards 1,372 scholarships to students

Corps member test-flies drone in Osun

FIRS raids Bayelsa tax evaders, arrests 20

Fashola wants more funds for education, health

Lagos police ban fireworks during Yuletide

Osun secondary school rival cultists clash, 10 injured

Adi laments Eagles AFCON failure

AFN plans for AAG, world championships

Mourinho defends Lampard decision

Mourinho praises Mikel as Chelsea face Derby

Villarreal end Atletico’s 28-match unbeaten run

Glo gives aviation workers special lines

Dell expands open networking, adds Midokura

Sale of 1,100 towers fetches Airtel $200m

Access to technology good for business growth – CWG

Etisalat pledges support for ICT growth

ABUCOOP MFB supports SMEs with N800m

UK launches fee-free current accounts

China’s slower growth may worsen Nigeria revenue crisis

Afrinvest, Ghanaian investment bank partner for expansion

UK plans to improve tax system

Murder charge recommended for US marine

Pakistan’s Imran Khan leads Lahore protests

Teenager killed by shark on Australian reef

Investing wisely in uncertain environment

Getting positive cash flow from property

Transforming the digital-marketing industry

Buruj academy begins registration for new session

Mayweather has nowhere to run – Pacquiao

Ayinla, Ojomu face top players at NTTF President’s Cup

Masekela, Flavour, Lagbaja for Glo CAF Awards

Van Gaal voices injury frustrations

NSCDC, Jaguar win 5th Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championships

Eaglets begin preparation for Niger 2015

Copa Lagos success thrills FCMB boss

Ogunkoya tips Okagbare for Rio glory

Benue walk over Plateau in Etisalat tourney


Champions League: City face Barca, PSG for Chelsea

Celtic book Inter Milan in Europa knockout

A writer’s portrait of character types in Nigeria

Spoken word artistes tell their own stories

Obasanjo’s book, cheap attempt to rewrite history –Alabi-Isama

Ekiti budget: Fayose dares opposition, presents N80.774bn to Assembly

Ekiti budget: APC slams presentation, puts EFCC on notice

Mark seeks protection for dead soldiers’ families

Court adjourns impeached Ekiti speaker’s suit

Imams urge Egypt not to close Lagos office

Synagogue: Coroner reserves action on T.B Joshua summon

NLC pickets Abia Accountant-General’s office

Nigeria’s search for good governance continues

Ekiti people demand resolution to legislative crisis

Ajimobi vows to stop violence

‘Rigging can lead to bloodshed in 2015’

Mass defection looms in C’River PDP

PDP slams Lagos APC for electoral violence

I fought corruption – Obasanjo

Obasanjo’s book full of lies – Kashamu

States’ economies may collapse in three months – Aliyu

God bless the inventor of the Internet

‘Police are afraid to arrest my assailant’

Jonathan is like Jesus Christ, says Okupe

Policeman shoots musician while pursuing ‘bribe evader’

Now, okada riders enjoy free ride in Lagos

Tambuwal’s battle with police over security details

Nigeria, Mexico to increase trade, investment

Understanding customers’ behaviour with new media

Boko Haram and Nigeria’s collective action problem

Outrage as Okupe compares Jonathan with Jesus Christ

Challenges of falling oil prices

Provide better education roadmap, lawmakers urge FG

Falana takes over case of tortured couple

Improvised explosive device defused in Kenyan capital

126 dead in DR Congo boat accident

Belgian police detain three hostage-takers

Gunman kill five in US

I’m not part of plot to impeach Mark -Saraki

Senate begins probe of police invasion of N’Assembly

Four feared killed in Philadephia shootings

Chelsea right to release Lampard -Mourinho

Two killed as Ibadan communities clash over land

NGO plans to monitor N9.2bn stove funds disbursement

PDP: Ogun West protests alleged plot to replace Isiaka

Jonathan is like Jesus Christ -Okupe

Buhari’s emergence will end money politics -Group

My second term for radical reforms -Yero

Ogun PDP drops contempt charge against Bankole, Daniel

10 injured as Osun secondary school cultists clash

Boko Haram displaces 700,000 Nigerians, says UN

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Court to rule on transfer of Jonathan eligibility suit

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Yobe relaxes curfew in Damaturu

Chukwumerije not down with stroke -Aide

Agric key to Nigeria’s economy, says Emefiele

Court refuses to restrain Tambuwal from acting as Speaker

Ebola health workers

Fayose presents N80bn budget

Women urged to balance career and family life

Bribery: Court declares Ondo Medical Director wanted

Nigeria, Mexico agree on trade, investments

Ebola: FG condemns Sudan for repatriating Nigerian students

Fuel scarcity hits Abuja as NNPC allays fears

Court adjourns Ekiti Speaker’s impeachment suit till January 7

Miscreants sabotage FERMA’s rehabilitation work on Lagos-Badagry Expressway -Official

Queues return at filling stations in Kwara

NLC pickets Abia Accountant General’s office over salary arrears

Russian doping saga, worst in history -Coe

US marine charged with Philippine transgender woman’s murder

Ugandan maid jailed four years for battering toddler

Police arrest 25 students over cultism in Nasarawa

FIRS arrests 20 tax invaders in Bayelsa

Mobile court convicts 50 traffic offenders in Bayelsa

Islamists claim control of major Syrian military base

Philippine prosecutors charge US Marine with murder

South African wins Miss World beauty pageant

Gombe completes snake bite treatment centre

Protesters shutdown BEDC headquartres

Australian Muslim groups condemn Sydney cafe siege

Boko Haram: Army commends troops for communities’ recovery

Gunman holding hostages in Sydney cafe demands ISIS flag

Libya clashes force oil port closure

Palestine seek UN support to end Israel occupation

CIA interrogators were heroes -Cheney

Turkish journalists, others detained in police raids

Hostages held in Australia cafe siege

Sunday, December 14, 2014

De Gea shines as United beat Liverpool

Nwofor saves Lierse, Enyeama stays clean

Stallion to start Volkswagen vehicles production in Nigeria

Lawyer seeks better enforcement of child’s right laws

Third quarter trade dropped by N359bn –NBS

CBN introduces new N100 Friday

NASD OTC transactions reach N2bn

68 equities recorded price depreciation last week

Analysts expect equity sell-off to continue

Jonathan’s eligibility

Pensioners as pawns

Abolish immunity clause

Between Jonathan and Obasanjo

Re: Are Nigerian politicians truly crazy?

Who is afraid of Buhari?

I missed the counsel of late Egba chiefs –Alake

LASG to mark employees’ retirements with celebrations

Lagos judiciary is devoid of corruption– Fashola

Enosoregbe, Adegoke dominate Dala Tennis

MFM win maiden Church World Cup

Falcons can shock the world – Okon

Agboola, Mohammed shine at powerlifting tourney

Lagos hosts 600 games masters in sports forum

I’ll free Kwara from bondage – Ajibola

‘Alao-Akala deserves LP gov ticket’

Lagbaja, Durotoye, others pay tribute to Jaiye Aboderin

Investigate Obanikoro’s claim on SURE-P, APC tells IG

FG seeks improved students’ performance in WASSCE

PFAs pay N17.96bn to sacked workers

Suspend Obanikoro now, group tells PDP

I’ll give education priority – Ladoja

Agbaje slams APC for refusing to congratulate him

Group, APC candidate disagree over conductor’s killing

APC’ll produce next President – Ikuforiji

Ondo PDP alleges plans to scuttle reconciliation moves

Police arraign two for stealing N7m from ATM

Lagos residents lament absence of infrastructure

Tortured couple petitions IG, wants power-drunk cop punished

Metropolitan police arrest three for Nigerian footballer’s death

Missing APC ward chairman found dead by roadside

Police nab suspect with 104 bags of marijuana

We are yet to pick Buhari’s running mate – APC

Fayose bans sand digging in home town

Ohaneze youths allege plot to destabilise Igbo

Imo 2015: Ihedioha tackles Okorocha

ECOWAS card to replace travel certificate

2015: Buhari, Jonathan split ACF

PDP has failed Nigerians, Oshiomhole says

‘Nigerians know that Jonathan has performed’

APC knocks Fayose for anti-Obasanjo comment

Akure exploded gas facility has no approval – Mimiko

Tambuwal should apply for protection–Police

Confusion over list of PDP candidates

Tompolo’s newly acquired warships

Architects urged to be proactive

Practical ways of growing your business

Lagos HOMS holds 10th housing draw

FCMB restates commitment to reducing business losses

SON approves Dangote Cement quality measures

DEMO Africa puts Nigeria on technology map – Okeremi

Poor semen quality linked to hypertension, others

Group produces climate change risk reduction for LGs

US area towns seek earthquake insurance

ICAN introduces whistle-blower protection fund

Impacto increases number of outlets

Patience Jonathan’s political influence

Foods that help you recover from surgery

Address housing finance, land issues, stakeholders urge FG

How to get Twitter followers who actually matter

Mining licence: Court summons minister

FG approves appointment of insurance commissioner

Spain not sliding into deflation -Minister

ACF expresses concern over distribution of PVC in North

11 fishermen killed in boat collision in Egypt

Jonathan, ECOWAS leaders meet on terrorism, others

Third quarter trade drops by N359bn -NBS

Nigerians know that Jonathan has performed, says Abati

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