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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Burkina President cedes defence portfolio in cabinet reshuffle

Illegal refiners, oil thieves responsible for black soot emissions in Rivers – NSCDC

France’s Le Pen refuses head scarf to meet top Lebanese cleric

Femi Kuti visits IDP camp in Adamawa

Togolese to replace Nigeria’s Nwanze as IFAD president

Civilians in the crossfire of Boko Haram and the military

Champions League: Bayer count on Chicharito to blunt Atletico threat

74 drowned migrants wash up Libya coast

Unpaid salary: Bayelsa LG workers suspend two weeks strike

BREAKING! Defection: PDP caucus asks Saraki to declare Uba’s seat vacant

Defection: Sack Uba in 24hrs, Senate PDP caucus tells Saraki

How to return PDP to power in 2019

Police arrest two suspected killers of policeman in Ondo

N136m fraud: Court dismisses Ex-NIMASA boss’ no-case submission

BREAKING: I need longer period of rest, says Buhari

310,000 IDPs in Borno return to liberated communities

1.4 million children may die from famine in Nigeria, three others – UNICEF

No retreat, no surrender for Mugabe at 93

The Wedding Party box office success, a boost for Nollywood

PDP crisis: Makarfi, others risk jail term, says Imo Governor

Suspected herdsmen kill 22 in fresh Kaduna attacks

Monday, February 20, 2017

Lagos housemaid disappears with Ghanaian family’s daughter

Recession: Chevron withdraws funding for ANA prize

Should FG privatise railways?

PDP crisis: Sheriff meets Jonathan, Makarfi appeals judgment

Money laundering: Go after CBN, NNPC, Senate panel tells EFCC

Reps squabble over rising ad hoc committees

Protest as Osun demolishes buildings in Ede

Osinbajo has credibility, trust him, Jibrin advises Buhari

Osinbajo meets govs, ministers over rice, wheat production

Reps query N450bn Amnesty contracts under Jonathan

FG summons S’African envoy over attacks on Nigerians

Anambra PDP asks assembly to impeach Obiano

No provision for VP’s N250m gatehouse in budget–Udoma

EFCC: Court fixes date for Patience Jonathan’s N2bn suit

Parents pay salaries of teachers in unity schools

Under Buhari, naira has become Africa’s worst currency – Ekweremadu

CBN to make forex available for PTA, school fees, others

Outrage as Indian-packaged garri sells in Nigeria

Illegal petrol vessel seized in Lagos, depot sealed

NAIA closure: Professionals demand technical audit of airports

German firm pledges N97.5bn for Nigerian industrialists

16 power turbines now functional, generation rises – Report

Naira hits 520/dollar, forex retailers examine CBN action

Banks advised to reduce non-performing loans

Stakeholders to deepen insurance penetration with technology

Market gains N29bn as CBN reviews forex policy

How much money does a person need?

Over 300 institutions jostle for recognition –TETFund boss

Task force officials batter LASU student for videoing operation

Lagos approves part payment for pilgrims

I cut my wife into pieces to save myself – Lagos driver

Ideye to join Mikel in China

MAPOLY set for degree-awarding status, radio station – Rector

Unpaid salaries: Coaches set for battle with ministry

In search of attractive regulatory framework

Eight advantages of buying an unlocked phone

‘Engage schoolchildren in extracurricular activities’

Provost threatens to hand over cultists to police

Car kills UNIABUJA student fleeing from robbers

Buhari vs Osinbajo: Same party, different attitudes to power

Operators accuse NCC of monopoly over long numbers

Medical students should have first degree in science –UNIMED VC

Taking care of children with fever

Ogoga of Ikere is Oduduwa’s descendant, says Ooni

How Nigeria can reclaim lost boxing glory – Ikhuoria

Asiri magazine to spotlight northern culture, tourism

Etisalat celebrates channel partners, identifies growth opportunities

Total Promotions didn’t loot TV money – NANF

Federation polls: Dalung promises neutrality

Towards greater infrastructure financing

Benefits of bank drafts

MainOne, Signal Alliance to deliver Microsoft 365

Why I quit Abia Warriors – Emordi

SSS operatives assault of FGGC teachers

Letter to UN Security Council

Two men to die by hanging for robbery

B’Haram kills four in Borno, burns houses

7,000 Zamfara farmers get interest-free loans

Collapsed building: Lekki Gardens boss, others charged with manslaughter

‘Budget allocation to health sector not enough’

100 billion connections expected in 2025, says Huawei

Nnamani may reject APC S’East leadership position

ESET offers to curb SMEs’ cybersecurity concerns

Company donates defibrillator to Kebbi Medical Centre

How to get a bank draft from your bank

Stop pronouncing with as wit

Ondo’ll become technology hub in W’Africa – Akeredolu

Five reasons why two phones are smarter than one

In Akure, love faces trial on Valentine’s stage

Work on your image, Mimiko advises governors

Court strikes out suit against Magu’s confirmation

Why JAMB admission policy must be reviewed

Gunmen attack Kaduna village, kill 14

Xenophobic attacks: FG summons South African envoy

Trump names McMaster as national security adviser

Why we prevented PDP from meeting at ICC – Police

He is not my president: Thousands protest in New York against Trump

Nyako: Court admits documents of 30 bank accounts as evidence

Nine things to do in your 20s to become millionaire by 30

Court fixes April 24 for Jonathan’s suit against EFCC

Under Buhari, naira now Africa’s worst currency – Ekweremadu

No N250m provision for VP’s gate-house in 2017 budget – Udoma

65,000 Christians fast, pray for Buhari in Katsina

Barcelona directors did not respect me – Dani Alves

Grammys: I was labelled rapper because I’m black, says Drake

BREAKING: CBN modifies forex policy

Protest: Police arrest 15 FUTO students for vandalism, looting

Ede indigenes protest demolition of structures

Blind graduate bags teaching job in Borno

UNIABUJA students protest colleague’s death

Gambian police arrest Jammeh’s supporters as tensions flare

Buhari’s health sparks fresh debate on leadership in Nigeria

Onitsha fire burnt 13 buildings, 16 vehicles, three filling stations – NEMA

Bank sacks 40 in Akwa Ibom

More Nigerians to return from Libya on Tuesday

#LSBAfrica: Denrele takes over from Dbanj

Egyptian pound rebounds from flotation slide

Osinbajo meets governors, ministers over rice, wheat

Man hangs self in Niger

Of uniforms, impersonation and confusion

Man shoots rival to death over woman in Ogun

Nigerians in South Africa raise fears of new attacks

Cristiano Ronaldo makes acting debut 

Sports betting agent stabs client to death in Lagos

East Libya bans women from travelling without male guardians

Court jails driver for raping 80-year-old woman

‘Ancelotti must explain explicit gesture’

DPR seizes vessel laden with contaminated fuel in Lagos

Gifty appreciates fans with first IG posts after eviction

Reps query N450bn amnesty contracts awarded under Jonathan

Expect more defection from PDP – Analysts

Why men lose erection when using condom

Beninoise housekeeper stabs 79-year-old to death

175,000 pupils benefit from Lagos educational kits

Injured Napoli midfielder to miss Roma, Real Madrid clash

‘Spiderman’ thief gets eight years in prison

NUT, NULG, NUP to strike in Oyo over unpaid 16-month salary arrears

#BBNaija: Five things you didn’t know about Thin Tall Tony

#BBNaija: Fake housemates, Jon and Ese in ‘trouble’

Two men to die by hanging for robbery 

Donald Trump mocked for inventing Sweden terror attack

Man falls victim after lacing wife with ‘magun’

Suspected cultists behead man in Edo

If you can’t sustain erection, have your heart examined

Auditor-General plans weekly audit in government agencies

Teenager threatens to kidnap employer, demands N5m

Rangers face Zamalek in CAF Champions League

ICC barricade: PDP stakeholders accuse APC of undermining democracy

Anambra PDP wants Obiano impeached

Without regular erection, penis may shrink

Unilorin, ABUAD to develop medicinal rice

South Sudan suffering ‘man-made’ famine

Five signs your appendix is about to burst

Wheat farmers seek review of CBN’s borrower programme

Libyan Prime Minister survives assassination attempt

Court strikes out suit challenging Magu’s position

BREAKING: Police barricade venue of PDP stakeholders’ meeting

N3.1bn fraud: Absence of judge stalls Suswan’s trial

Xenophobic attacks: FG asks AU to intervene

Kwara LG pensioners fast for pensions, gratuities 

#BBNaija: Thin tall Tony claims he is single

NYSC will not send corps members to troubled areas

JAMB receives 11. 7m applications in six years

Gay rights dispute erupts in Zambia over football

‎Edo tribunal: Obaseki to call witnesses Thursday

Police recover £15m cannabis from mansion near Buckingham Palace

Supreme Court affirms Lagos govt acquisition of Ilasamaja/Oshodi land

Collapsed building: Lagos sues Lekki Gardens boss, others

Guardiola’s Man City face Monaco moment of truth

#BBNaija: Ice Prince displays cooking skills

‎Edo tribunal: INEC closes defence, tenders ward results as evidence

My husband can’t impregnate me, wife tells court

Make payment of workers’ salary arrears a priority, AD tells Akeredolu

Enugu revenue board seals commercial banks over N1bn debt

We won’t defect, remaining two Lagos PDP lawmakers

Shoemaker, 58, rapes 14-year-old neighbour’s daughter

Rare medical condition makes woman to faint during sex

2017 Hajj: NAHCON approves 131 operators

Performance of federal education agencies in 2016 not encouraging —Wamakko

Russia violating Ukraine peace deal with passport order – Germany

Egypt court confirms death sentences over football riot

Contempt: Court orders arrest of Osun monarch, secretary

Enugu revenue board seals banks over N1bn debt

Pence faces anti-Trump protests, calls to oppose EU breakup

Tanker rams into car, tricycle, kills one

Boxing: Klitschko packing experience for Joshua fight

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Sokoto releases N2.2bn for payment of gratuity to LG workers

Tiwa Savage debuts international collaboration with American rapper Remy Ma

Benin community laments six months power outage

Woman in prison custody for killing fellow wife

Fire kills two children in Borno IDPs camp

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Corruption cases: FG to sack five SANs as prosecutors

Ex-gov Aliyu receives Sheriff in Minna, both meet ex-dictator

FG to convert new VP residence to other use

Niger Delta: Buhari drops military option, favours dialogue

FG orders missions to probe attacks on Nigerians in S’Africa

Fire guts Lagos plastic company

NBBF AGM: B’ball stakeholders petition Dalung

Inter Milan goal thrills Gabigol

Greensprings Kanu camp begins

NBA Africa Game returns to S’Africa

Sanusi plans law barring poor Kano men from polygamy

Fulani herdsmen and an evolving quiet war

$500m Eurobond: For whose benefit?

Homecoming fanfare for Ibori repulsive, says Delta APC

Two nabbed as NSCDC destroys 12 refineries in Rivers

Bayelsa gov’s brother causes trader’s detention over N1m rice

IBEDC promises Ogun community improved power supply

Yakubu asks court to set aside forfeiture order on seized N3bn

Nine benefits of using screen protectors on smartphones

Recession: Telcos may block Skype, WhatsApp calls, target N20tn revenue

Five reasons why banks won’t honour your cheque

Labour, budgeting and climate change (1)

Earnings releases to shape market outcome this week

NUC accredits Unilorin’s vet medicine

FG lacks power to ban okada in Ekiti, says Fayose

Should CBN leave naira open to market forces?

C’River threatens to start superhighway without approval

Man sets ablaze Oyo family of seven, five die

‘We laid siege to ATM points to rob people’

Boko Haram would have captured Aso Rock — Garba Shehu

PenCom seeks N10.03bn to pay minimum pension

Shettima summons security meeting over rising attacks

Explore REIT prospects, NSE urges players

Buhari, Saraki meet in UK again

Police recover stolen vehicles in Aba, arrest suspects

Jubilee-Life unveils rent-to-own for business owners

Shinkafi: Good night to a silent benefactor

How to check/verify a cheque

Task force uncovers baby factory in Plateau

60-year-old man sets self ablaze in Abuja hotel

Pregnant woman drowns as car plunges into lagoon

Hoodlums kill gang member over sharing of loot

Where is Osun’s helicopter, group asks Aregbesola

Toxic influence of money on Nigerian elections

Three fake employers nabbed in Borno

CBN forex allocation inadequate, say manufacturers

Robbery, car-snatching suspects held in Owerri

Goodie Ibru resigns as chairman of Ikeja Hotels

Osinbajo to declare building material trade expo open

NSCDC deputy commandant, others die in Nasarawa crash

NIRSAL unveils scheme to increase farmers’ profit

Relief as homeless retirees get cash donations

Market Watch…for the week ended February 17, 2017

Fire guts Edo NYSC secretariat

Union Bank, LEAP Africa collaborate on skill acquisition

NRC to resume cattle movement by train

Lagos, Ogun recorded over 50 disasters in three days – NEMA

Army denies killing IPOB members, warns group

APBN emphasises economic recovery, whistle blowing law

Considerations when buying a screen protector

‘Hunt bush meat and go to jail in Oyo’

#BBNaija: Gifty goes home

Buhari, Saraki meet in London again

IfeanyiUbah FC crash out of Confederation Cup

Man sets family of seven ablaze in Oyo

Five things we learned in the Bundesliga

Eight-month old baby, three other children die as man sets house on fire

Mourinho faces Chelsea return in FA Cup

FA Cup quarter-final draw

Latest Spanish La Liga table ( Wk 23)

We’ll convert new VP residence to other use – Osinbajo

Latest German Bundesliga table ( Wk 21)

Army denies killing ‘provocative’ IPOB supporters in Port Harcourt

NPFL: Match day 9 results

CAF Champions League: Rangers advance despite draw

Marek Hamsik closes in on Maradona’s record

US VP pays somber visit to Nazi concentration camp

Harmattan: Lagos records 40 fire incidents

BREAKING: Wikki Tourists crash out of CAF Confederation Cup

Rising suicide attacks: Shettima holds emergency security meeting

Paris Club loan: SERAP asks AGF to sue 35 governors

White House denies seeking to control national security advisor

How two children died in Borno IDP camp fire

Justify additional N57bn education vote in 2017, Senate urges MDAs

Herdsmen’s activities’ll keep food prices high, says bishop

If not for Buhari, Boko Haram would have taken Aso Rock – Garba Shehu

New pharmaceutical plant excites Dickson

Alleged N175m debt: No cause for alarm, says Guinness

We are not a political party – Ondo NURTW

Don’t appoint SANs as Supreme Court judges, Gomez warns

Don’t appoint SANs as Supreme Court judges – Gomez

Five coaches whose love affair with clubs turned sour

FG’s plan to ban okada wicked, encourages insecurity – Fayose

Don’t convert stadium to market, FA begs Borno govt

SpaceX blasts off cargo from historic NASA launchpad

Power shortage: FG blames vandals for 3,000mw deficit

Buhari deserves rest and should be allowed – Fayose

Helping children overcome obesity

Julius Berger begins installation of expansion joints on Long Bridge

Trump: Nigerians and the American dream

Football: When love turned sour for five managerial icons

Retired poly worker dies after inability to buy N500 drug 

Kebbi govt seeks FG’s support to tackle Quelea birds

My grandma told me not to marry anyone whose language I didn’t understand — 80-year-old nurse

I never thought I would give birth at home — Olu-Philips

Chiefs disagree with kingmakers over Ondo monarch’s removal

Lille lure Bielsa back to France

Trump refers to non-existent Sweden terror attack

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe rules out retirement at 93

Our leader has no link with Boko Haram – Civilian JTF

JNI prays for Buhari’s safe return

North Korea behind death of leader’s half brother – Probe

Trump reassures supporters after turbulent week

Saturday, February 18, 2017

FG disbands arms probe panel

Nigerians face fresh attacks in South Africa

Muslims organise special prayers for Buhari’s health

Buhari did not route official trips to see doctors, says Presidency

Maikori released by police, to face trial

Inside poor community where former NNPC GMD, Yakubu, hid over N3bn

Police arrest 15 Imo undergraduates

FG releases seized Ekiti budget fund

Payroll fraud in Bayelsa massive, says Dickson

Baby dies after mum feeds him kerosene

Release Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB lawyer begs FG

Senate to pass PIB April

Business experts suggest ways to survive recession

Lawmaker, Ogun govt clash over constituency project

JOGSOBA honours Ashiru, Mamora, to construct ICT centre

FG to spend Diezani, Yakubu loot to feed the poor

Hoodlums raze Redeemed church in Abuja

Nurses treat patients in mufti in Sokoto hospital

Sheriff: Makarfi summons PDP stakeholders meeting

FG turns down hike in federal hospital bills

Soldiers disgruntled about welfare can resign, says army

Osinbajo signs seven bills into law

Start small,leverage on partnerships– Nkem Okocha

Being your own boss comes at a cost –Samson Adenola

Managing conflict in the workplace

Much ado about Tonto Dikeh’s marriage woes

I don’t want to go back to the bottom –Olamide

Why I parted ways with my ex-wife –Femi Adebayo

My true fans know I’m not proud –Banky W

Imo govt to suspend 800 LG workers

Age has affected my voice –9ice

Why I was blessed by Oluwo of Iwo –King Zaga

Comedians can restore hope during recession –Mong Kal

Writing songs comes naturally to me –Runtown

I will unwind when I retire – Uzoma Dozie

I can act nude to pass a message— Ijeoma Agu

Toke’s book hurt my brand — Maje Ayida

Coping with a lying partner

As Ibori stirs Buhari’s tea

Tread softly on speed limiter, FRSC

The infection called herpes

Thinking about refugees, trauma and survival

Raising kids in Europe challenging — Nweke

Crisis rocks Nigerian football over N244m TV money (1)

Don’t relocate our businesses, Yaba SMEs beg LASG

A’Ibom begins trail run of first pencil factory

I still play drums for my church choir – Kayode

Rolls-Royce loses $5.7bn to corruption in Nigeria, others

FA Cup: Millwall send Leicester packing

Beware of paedophiles online

Fab fascinators

No need to panic over forex policy – Emefiele

NADDC: A message to millennials

Refineries performed below 15% in 2016 — NNPC

SMEs in survival mode as recession bites harder

Nigerians react: PDP’s chances in 2019

Sheriff loves PDP as much as Makarfi —Kashamu

Banks lose N75bn revenue to TSA in 16 months

Sheriff as PDP chair is bad omen — George

I’m from a family of travellers — Sangofadeji

Ghanaian Jollof rice not better than ours –GT da Guitarman

Impunity must stop in PDP — Sango

Recession: Workers withdraw N61.8bn pension savings, operators groan

To keep his girlfriend, man allows her to have sex with other men

Withheld allocation: FG has paid, says Fayose

How childbirth changes vagina, affects sex life

Train derails in Belgium, kills one, injures 20

We’ll conduct national convention soon – Sheriff

I raped 200 women, slaughtered 500 —Terrorist

Audu Maikori released

Not all judges are corrupt -Justice Abdullahi

25-year-old woman murders father of three

South Africans attack Nigerian businesses, says Union

PDP crisis: Fayose can’t speak for governors, says Sheriff

Rep, Ogun govt clash over constituency project

3,000 newborn chicks found abandoned in a field

Jihadist leader linked to WTC bombing dies in detention

Lacklustre Man City held by Huddersfield in FA Cup

Tanzania threatens to publish ‘list of gay people’

‘Tribal, religious intolerance Nigeria’s greatest problem’

Conflicts stoke risk of global pandemic, Bill Gates warns

Residents infect each other with HIV to escape persecution

Stop wishing Buhari dead – Cleric

Woman allegedly burns eight-year-old maid’s palms over piece of meat

PDP’s current bickering childish, irrelevant – Murray Bruce

US encourages Israel-Arab alliance against Iran

Payroll fraud at Bayelsa LGAs, monumental, says Dickson

Embattled Trump returns to campaigning

Recession: Why workers should support FG – Ngige

Woman burns eight-year-old maid’s palms over piece of meat

PSG thrashing could have been worse – Luis Enrique

NSCDC arrests two for alleged rape of 14-year-old girl

Five great FA Cup upsets

Minnows Lincoln stun Burnley in FA Cup

Bundesliga: Leverkusen eye Atletico after Bellarabi milestone

Woman leaves husband of 22 years for supporting Trump

Malaysia arrests North Korean in Kim killing

UN condemns Boko Haram attacks in Borno

Gambia celebrates Barrow’s inauguration

Commercial motorcyclists protest alleged police extortions in Delta

Roadside bomb kills 12 Afghans including children, UN says

Ex-Man U star, Dwight Yorke denied entry to US

Tanzania threatens to publish list of gay

Four fake revenue collectors arrested in Enugu

Trump attempts reset with American jobs pitch

Friday, February 17, 2017

How I became a polygamist –Jide Kosoko

Ex-AAU VC dies at 55, Obaseki mourns

Glo gives free 4G smartphones to data subscribers

Security guard, tailor win N4m in Diamond promo

Buhari: Governors’ Forum plans sending delegation to UK

MTN, LUMOS partner for mobile electricity solution

Community seeks Mimiko’s intervention in Ilaje kingship crisis

Nigeria lacks statistical data on women, girls – Minister

Four arraigned for alleged murder

Kwara injects N2.5bn in SMEs, budgets fresh N500m

Angry youths kill three after eight die in boat accident

Armyworms destroy crops in Niger

B’Haram suicide bombers, fighters storm Maiduguri

Buhari’s wife marks birthday as President remains in London

Nigeria loses China’s second biggest trade partner position

N8.5bn fraud: Atewe gave N35m to Winners’ Chapel –Witness

Bad weather disrupts Osinbajo’s visit to Akure

Osun gov poll: Politicians plan mega party for 2018

Residents flee community as rival cultists behead five in Rivers

Gunmen abduct Delta NUT treasurer

Don’t defect, PDP begs members as Appeal Court affirms Sheriff

The place of destiny (II)

DIY: Triangle leather pouch

Lagos oilfield investors’ dispute deepens

Overnight lending doubles on CBN cash withdrawal

Med-View Airline targets Francophone African countries

Poorer telecoms services loom over non-access to forex

Fan Milk donates products to Lagos orphanage

Bus crash: Woman dived out of window to save her baby – Eyewitness

Manufacturers slam banks for forex racketeering

Governors’ farewell dinner of jokes, laughter

Majek Fashek, Charles Novia in war of words

Buhari’s longest medical vacation reaches one month soon

Kunle Ajayi, others for RCCG’s marathon praise

So Plain’s typical DAY

Awkward Moment with Milly Kay

Mimiko’s pregnancy disappeared from my womb after five months – Mother

I can’t afford a lawyer to get my husband justice – Widow of painter murdered by Rivers police

How I escaped being murdered by my friend –Yung6ix

Police hypocrisy exposed in season of protests

God told me to go through all rituals for my installation –Oba Tejuoso

Tips on Seoul

I’ve helped many small businesses grow through my blog –Ogunsanya

CAF: Rangers, IfeanyiUbah, others walk a tightrope

I did not copy Timaya –Minjin

I don’t have a sugar daddy backing my career – Liz Anjorin

Athletes, traders groan as Lagos take over ‘National Stadium Under Bridge’

Ways to rekindle your sex life after child birth

We formed gang in prison after sharing our burglary feats – Suspected serial burglars

The ugly side of Oral Sex

I am not retiring soon – Wenger

My mother died when I was just 18 months old –Osa Adun, DBN chairman

I knew I’d be a big star –Simi

Grazing reserve: Protest by Briggs unnecessary – CNPP, youths

I don’t know when Jesus will return – Guardiola

Lagos, Nigeria’s mega city where shrines compete with churches, mosques

CP vows to end abductions in Imo

How community vigilance group turned into kidnappers in Enugu

Let every day depict love in your marriage

If you discovered your five-year-old child was swapped at birth, would you give him or her back for your real child?

My ring wards women off sometimes –Bryan Okwara

Mathematics is the cheapest subject any student can handle –Eluwa, FUT Minna best graduate

Cross-dressing Nigeria’s latest social media craze

i dress well to fend off husband snatchers –Ehiliz

Calabar business woman arrested over kidnap threat

Onitsha inferno: Anambra may close down filling stations

Tension as Anambra community celebrates Iguaro festival

FUTO students on the rampage, attack bank, building over tuition fees

Father of five excretes 73 wraps of cocaine

Celebrant, landlady, neighbours desert building after guests die after party

Late Rivers CP buried in Lagos

Police nab four robbery suspects in Owerri

Pastor chases away worshippers, threatens to burn down church

Residents panic as assailants kill hunters in Imo forest

Kidnapping: Police deploy tracking devices in Lagos, Rivers

Scientists create battery that could last for 10 years

FCT seeks $100m AfDB loan for BRT

Sheriff’s affirmation as PDP chair: Markafi heads to Supreme Court

#BBNaija: Banky W begs fans to forgive Gifty

Six feared dead as bandits, vigilante clash in Zamfara

APGA denies merger talks

Police shut Peace Corps orientation camp in Offa, say it’s illegal

Police shuts Peace Corps orientation camp in Offa, says it’s illegal

Why Osinbajo rescheduled Ondo trip

Fraudsters hack NSCDC’s website

Churchill wishes son happy birthday with “empty throne”

Sheriff can’t lead PDP – Fayose, BoT

Eight drown after boat capsizes in Benue

Kerosene explosion kills four in Akwa Ibom

Osinbajo mourns ex-Imo commissioner, Oparadike

Edo N-power beneficiaries protest unpaid stipends

Finally, an app to help you get over your ex-lover!

Satisfying sex positions with a man of micro-penis

Four cult priests charged over anti-voodoo prayer deaths

Jesus out for two to three months – Guardiola

Boy whose stepmom cut-off his penis undergoes corrective surgery

Sewer gas leak kill six South Africans at naval base

Fight against terror must not become war against Islam – Germany

Tax evasion: Court orders revenue board to seal Union Bank premises

Tax invasion: Court orders revenue board to seal Union Bank premises

Barca capable of historic Champions League comeback – Suarez

Sex positions to try if he has a big manhood

Bale returns as Zidane rests key stars for Espanyol clash

BREAKING: Appeal Court declares Sheriff PDP chairman

Buhari’s children celebrate Aisha at 46

Trump will be impeached or forced to resign within weeks —Historian

Pastor eyes Mugabe’s seat

N8.5bn fraud: Atewe gave N35m to Winners’ Chapel – Witness

N176m debt: Court fixes March 28 to hear winding-up petition against Guinness

Pastor disrupts service, beats security guard over church ownership

Like PMB, Trump says, ‘I inherited a mess’

Finland’s parliament endorses same-sex marriage again

Stop texting during meals, Pope Francis tells youngsters

I’m like Indiana Jones – Ibrahimovic

Nigeria in unfortunate reality of ‘change’ – Murray Bruce

Edo tribunal: INEC opens defence, tenders ward collation results

My wife complains about my meagre salary, man tells court

Nigeria imports 189.5 metric tonnes of tomato paste in 12 months

New-born baby dies after woman locked her in suitcase

Court dissolves marriage over HIV positive wife

Guinness Nigeria denies PharmaDeko’s debt claims

Police arraign man, teenager for raping 14-year-old girl

Tonto Dikeh marks one year with son

UAE to build city on Mars

Jesus absence gives Guardiola selection headache

Ex-AAU VC, Prof. Agbebaku, dies at 55

Wenger to decide on Arsenal future by April

Your situation is not beyond God, Monalisa tells Nigerians

Daura Emirate Council holds prayer for Buhari

Suicide bomber kills self, destroys 13 vehicles in Borno

PHOTOS: Luxury bus plunges into canal in Lagos

BREAKING: Luxury bus plunges in Lagos lagoon

30 vehicles, 10 houses razed in Onitsha fire

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Court jails illegal market operator five years

How can government tame rising inflation?

Forex scarcity: Food companies scramble for local grains

Local content: Oil firms’ non-compliance costs A’Ibom N180bn

Tackle recession with agriculture, VC urges govt

Man, who hanged murdered wife, sentenced to death by hanging

14 die in Katsina road crashes

FG’s $1bn Eurobond begins trading on London Exchange

Siasia gets more rivals for Bafana job

Olympic gold: Hope rises for Bolt as Carter appeals

Lagos cancels placement test resit

Ogun to introduce road safety in school curriculum

We’ll emphasise entrepreneurial studies – Akeredolu

NSE executive urges pupils to embrace science subjects

FG inaugurates anti-corruption crusade for schoolchildren

Wakanow to begin operations in UK

Politicians have stolen future of Nigerian youths – Charly Boy

Don’t leave dogs alone with children

Health workers threaten indefinite strike

Rohr confirms Ghana clash

I never assaulted Tonto Dikeh – Hubby, Churchill

Celebrating excellent vibes of Yoruba talking drums

Osofisan’s play for stage at Lagos Country Club

Fun lovers keep a date with Laugh4Love in Owerri

I can dethrone Oshonaike –Ayinla

World Bank boosts rice production in Jigawa

Arsenal legends slam Wenger

Nigerians berate Rivers Gov, police for killing painter

Couple steal four-year-old pupil returning home from school

Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in A’Ibom

Lagos advises police, others on child protection

Proprietress tasks parents on family planning

Assailants kill Jigawa varsity student, watchman

Electricity consumers protest outrageous billing in Plateau

Widow leads protest against husband’s death in EFCC custody

Manufacturers, others got $2.8bn in two months —CBN

FUTMinna students burn clinic, destroy libraries over student’s death

Nigeria crash out of cycling time trials

FG owes retirees N143bn, says PenCom

10 teams for Lagos Beach Olympics

Render forex returns in uniform format, CBN tells banks


NNPC recorded N197.5bn loss in 2016 –Report

Naira crashes to 516 as dollar scarcity widens

First Bank unveils three-year strategic plan

Ex-Union Bank chief appointed AIG CEO

CBN borrows N202.4bn via T-Bills at yields below inflation

Millionaire emerges in Skye Bank promo

TCBNF awards scholarship to indigent pupils

NEC asks CBN to review forex policy

Nigeria not ripe for N17.36tn debt forgiveness – DMO

Judge orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s $153m to FG

Buhari fit as a fiddle – Dogara

B’Haram attacks NAF helicopter, scores shot dead

Firm wants Guinness wound up over N175m debt

UN warns against forceful closure of IDPs camps

Police parade five robbery suspects in Calabar

Six PDP Lagos lawmakers defect to APC

I won’t step down, minority leader tells Rivers APC

No receipts for N13bn diverted by ex-NAF chief –Witness

Soldiers’ gunboat crushes Delta youth to death

‘1,200 women to be trained for Ogoni clean-up’

‘Bode George never South-West PDP consensus candidate’

N522bn Paris Club refund: We’re ready for probe, govs tell EFCC

N34bn MTN spectrum sale to fund digital switchover –Minister

Kwara pensioners declare a fast over unpaid arrears

FG opposes ex-arms probe panel member’s hypertension treatment in S’Africa

We don’t influence selection of obas — Mimiko

Lagos procures vehicles for VIS, urges more enforcement

Six things to know before buying new smartphones

A tale of two protests

Oluyole club offers scholarship to Ibadan indigenes

FG to include religion, ethnicity in 2018 census

Why we withheld Ekiti’s N1.1bn loan — FG

Five banking benefits to enjoy on mobile devices

Ambode, Ikpeazu, Obaseki lament unemployment, urge support for youths

C’River honours ex-tennis star

More than the wiles of politicians

SON raises committee on standard for electricity meters

Lookman a good example – Koeman

Problem of textile industry beyond finance, say stakeholders

Re-strategising the anti-corruption war

Nattering nabobs of negativism

Stop street trading, commissioner tells residents

Trump is the natural progression from Obama

What is a Chromebook?

BoI, Bayelsa unveil N2bn MSME fund

Mobile banking apps worth trying

Scarcity of raw materials hits Imo poultry industry

LASG preaches productivity to workforce

Mancini applies to coach South Africa

Trump withdraws appeal of travel ban suspension

Giving women expensive gifts, not licence for sex —Scientists

Pharma-Deko seeks winding-up order against Guinness over N175m debt

Nigeria’s debt profile rises to N17.36tn

We haven’t received any query from AGF on forex – CBN

I inherited a mess – Trump

NEC asks CBN to review current forex policy

Man City fined £35,000 for breaching doping rules

Clinton defends immigration to standing ovation in NY

Why we withheld Ekiti’s N1.1bn budget support facility – FG

Man to hang for killing wife

Assailants kill varsity student, watchman in Jigawa

My husband lied that his first wife had no children – Woman

FG, EU sign €70m health deal

PHOTOS: Fire razes buildings, vehicles in Onitsha

Gunmen abduct Catholic priest in Akwa Ibom

Gunmen abducts Catholic priest in Akwa Ibom

To enjoy long life, stop having sex!

Group seeks passage of Whistle Blower Protection Bill

Fire razes 13 buildings, 15 vehicles, others in Onitsha

Stop patronising agents, touts for Indian visa, High Commission tells Nigerians

Comparing your sex life with others can kill your libido

J‎udge orders permanent forfeiture of Diezani’s $153m to FG

Ozekhome asks court to vacate freezing order on his account

NUAHP threatens indefinite strike over deplorable health system

Love trends on Google

Woman to spend seven months in jail for failing to repay debt

Kidnappers, vigilance group collaborated to abduct council official in Enugu – Police

CCTV footage: Moment Rivers police allegedly shot painter

Benue spends N500m on pensions monthly – Commissioner

No true evidence football increases brain damage risk – FIFA

Don’t make, answer calls when eating!

Sokoto to feed one million students with N5.4bn

Forex: CBN releases $2.8bn to manufacturers, others in two months

Trump’s travel ban targeted terrorists not Syrians, says President al-Assad

Man on trial for defiling six-year-old boy

IDPs live in open shanties in Maiduguri

#BBNaija: Gifty is a liar, says Funke Akindele

Missing ex-Olympic champion found safe

Nigeria exports low-quality palm oil – JEKON MD

My wife nags, man tells court

Lagos bus conductors to wear uniforms, badges

Man on trial for raping teenager

Germany media praise sensational Bayern

ICPC buys 5,000 Made-in-Aba bags

Boxing: Mayweather, McGregor fight edging closer

Now you can apply for a job on Facebook

Lenovo net profit falls 67%

Why females prefer Colleges of Education, Polytechnics – Stakeholders

How Nigeria can get out of recession – Tambuwal

Zamfara Poly decries low indigenes enrollment

FIFA boss not worried about hooligans at Russia World Cup

Lawmaker wants special squad to combat kidnapping

YABATECH short paying salary by 25 percent – ASUP

Police arrest three FUT Minna students after violent protest

Buhari thanks Nigerians

Fire guts filling station, buildings in Onitsha

Buhari is healthy, no cause for alarm – Saraki

APC is myopic, disoriented – Rep

Bolt wins Sportsman of the Year award

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Is FG’s decision to expand TSA coverage right?

Hoodlums threaten Nasarawa players, coach

Lagos marathon excites 7Up

FG to introduce firms’ ownership register to fight corruption

Firm donates books to LASU law library

Bank seeks permission to appeal decision in Otudeko’s case

Onnoghen, CJ want states to domesticate ACJA

Valentine goes classical at MTNF MUSON concert

From Omoni Oboli, new offering to movie fans

BoI rallies fashion giants for capacity building

Gyan in trouble over ‘unethical hair’

Rangers not lacking funds for Champions League – Enugu govt

Arsenal confirm Oshoala move

Knicks most valuable NBA franchise – Forbes

Nigeria win medal in African cycling

Emure face United High in Ekiti school cup final

Ramat Cup hits quarters

Baby with heart disease seeks N4m for surgery

‘40 women die of breast cancer daily in Nigeria’

Love, lust and mental health

Lawyers’ appointment to S’Court: Journey on the wings of change

Fitch downgrades FirstBank, GTB, Zenith, Diamond to negative

Wema Bank targets youths in savings culture campaign

Naira deprecation may weaken banks’ capital, says Khan

Dangote laments huge forex for rice importation

Inflation rate rises to 18.72%

Budget will determine World Bank loan size – Udoma

Six things you didn’t know you could do with Google

Oil production now two million barrels daily – Kachikwu

FG considers TSA funds to part-fund budget

CCTV exposes Rivers police kill painter by roadside

Power outage: Ogun residents storm IBEDC office with lanterns

FAAN officials assault corps members for protesting flight delay

Family alleges threat to members’ lives over court verdict

Isheri kidnap: Police recover two houses from suspect

Suspected ritual killers slit 65-year-old woman’s throat

At last, Oluwo appears before Osun court, apologises

Ortom gives Agatu rulers ultimatum to produce soldier’s killers

Katsina assembly sacks speaker

Uzoenyi joinsWits

Stop supporting B’Haram, group warns North-East stakeholders

Nigeria needs love to overcome challenges –Ita-Giwa

The Senate wants to reap without sowing

Fayose at finance ministry, demands payment of N1.1bn allocation

Woman kills own baby

Saraki, Dogara visit Buhari in UK

Don faults Buhari on Fashola’s portfolios

Ndoma-Egba seeks new master plan for N’Delta development

Nine steps to start a successful business

Arik boss’ firms owe us N263.7bn, says AMCON

AGF Malami queries Emefiele on alleged Forex fraud in CBN

Large-scale land acquisition threatens food security – Report

Why PDP lost power in 2015 – Ekwueme

Immigration develops software to monitor officers

Katsina Rep dies

FG, labour agree to set up minimum wage committee

2019: Atiku, Lamido may clash over PDP presidential ticket

‘Police to recruit 10,000 cops yearly’

APC aspirants can’t win elections in S’East — Ezeife

Abia: S’Court decides Ikpeazu’s fate May 12

Wike sacks Health commissioner

Alleged N108bn fraud: EFCC seizes Akpabio’s wife’s school

Six steps to safely use banking apps on smartphones

Governors meet Osinbajo today

FEC okays national health policy, awards N126bn road contracts

How to secure financial transactions on mobile devices

Transformation of boy dumped at a refuse heap

How FG fuelled Buhari’s death rumour

Ortom sacks four commissioners

FG, W’Bank to prepare power sector recovery plan

Lagos targets generation of 3,000MW by 2022

External loans: In whose interest?

The black soot plague in Port Harcourt

Seven-time convict rearrested for phone theft

Nigeria’s oil export to India falls by 54%

House Committee intervenes in terminal operator, Honeywell dispute

Trump as the spy who loves Russia

Before Ambode sends Danfo buses off Lagos roads

Local content: NCDMB targets midstream, downstream sectors

Group kicks against transfer of containers to Ikorodu terminal

Wike, Rivers APC disagree on meeting with Osinbajo

Pertamina plans 42% increase in upstream investment

Independent marketers may divest fuel retail assets

NESP, others partner to promote energy efficiency

Electricity cable vandal bags two-year jail term

Intels highlights benefits of Onne OG Free Zone

Stakeholder writes FG over faulty scanners at seaports

Champions League : Real Madrid bounce back to beat Napoli

Champions League : Bayern thrash Arsenal 5-1

Church of England rejects report barring gay marriage

Police arrest man with fresh human head in Ekiti

Police arrest suspected kidnapper of Isheri North Estate secretary

Ezeibe’s HIV experiment illegal –Health minister

#BBNaija: Twitter spits fire after Gifty denies knowing BankyW, Falz

PHOTOS: Saraki, Dogara visit Buhari in London

FG approves new National Health Policy

I killed my day-old baby because it’s extra burden – woman

BREAKING: State governors meet inside Aso Rock

Undergraduate girl dies during Valentine’s Day rough sex

Bayern Munich vs Arsenal starting line-ups

Man attempts rape on 94-year-old deaf, blind woman

My Facebook lover is a cheat —Disappointed bride

N8bn scam: I peed on myself on seeing papers instead of money –  Witness

Zamfara Govt House in blackout over unpaid bills

DISCO disconnects Zamfara Govt House over bill

Abia: Supreme Court decides Ikpeazu’s fate May 12

Rep who survived kidnapping, dies at 51

Kingmakers remove Ondo monarch over alleged abuse of office

Fayose visits finance ministry, demands payment of N1.1bn allocation

UN treated Israel very unfairly – Trump

Naira exchanges at N510/$ at parallel market

Iran will never get bomb, Trump assures Israel

Assault: Court asks police to pay lawyer N20m

VIDEO: Fayose tackles FG over allocation

Scientists link football to brain damage

Rice importation costs Nigeria $2bn annually- Dangote

“Ojukwu would have joined APC “

We perceive your inner strenght, Freeze tells Tontoh Dikeh

Labour faults new pension law in Ebonyi

Lagos targets 3,000MW power generation

Crude oil production rises to two million barrels – Kachikwu

Nigeria, others moving away from punitive criminal justice system – Onnoghen

FG, Labour agree to review of minimum wage

Obasanjo apologised to me for the 2014 attack –Joe Odumakin

N600m fraud: Absence of documents stall hearing in ex-Naval Chief’s trial

No respite for consumers as inflation rate hits 18.72%

Couple cancels

BREAKING: Saraki, Dogara visit Buhari in UK

My wife needs spiritual cleansing, man tells court

My wife needs spiritual cleansing, wife tells court

Three die after drinking palm wine mixed with concoction

Katsina Assembly impeaches Speaker, Chief Whip

#IStandWithBuhari rally holds in Kano

Police get FG’s approval to recruit 10,000 officers annually 

Price of petrol increases by 36%, sells at N149

Super-effective yoga poses for sexy breasts

How Nigeria can end fuel importation by 2019

Power generation hits 4,043MW as gas supply improves

Workers shut CAC over poor welfare

Siblings beat elder brother to pulp over inheritance

Protesters call for greater gay rights in Church of England

Nigerian asylum seeker arrested for murder of German woman in Switzerland

Dollar Republic of Nigeria and Babachir Lawal

Ortom gives Agatu elders 72 hours to produce killers of soldier

Bash Ali alleges police brutality …while demanding to meet with sports minister

Tell-tale signs that your man is cheating

Barrow appoints Gambian UN prosecutor as chief justice

Why we carried out military operation in Agatu – army commander

Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 18.72% in January – NBS

Ortom sacks four commissioners, one adviser

NSCDC destroys 10 illegal refineries in Rivers, arrests two vandals

Oil attacks cost Nigeria $100bn in 2016 – Kachikwu

Ekiti, Osun  will be credible – INEC

N1.162bn fraud: Court adjourns Dariye’s suit till March 2

Russian connection talk is ‘non-sense’ – Trump

Fourth suicide bomber strikes Pakistan in one day

Adamawa uncovers ghost schools, clinics

Rooney, Carrick, Jones miss Man Utd training

Family feud: Pogba brothers face-off in Europa League

Denrele spends Val in memory of Goldie

FG to establish $300m agribusiness loan project for youth farmers

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