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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

NMA to stop using strikes as bargaining tool

China has nearly 60,000 centenarians -Report

WHO’s emergency committee on Ebola to meet Wednesday

China denies backing iCloud hack

Woman set on fire on a train in India

Australian teen surfaces in IS video

Japan picks new ministers after resignations

China donates $6m to UN over Ebola

Cuba to send more Ebola medics to W’Africa

IS jihadists launch new offensive on Syria’s Kobane

Pakistan Taliban fires spokesman

China donates $6m to WFP for Ebola response

Fresh fighting in key Syrian town of Kobane

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years imprisonment

Ebola crisis: Worst-hit African nations get key supplies

Oscar Pistorius trial: Sentence due for Steenkamp killing

Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant

Total’s CEO Christophe de Margerie dies in plane crash

Diezani Vs NASS: Court grants application to amend suit

Monday, October 20, 2014

Jonathan, PDP govs debate Buhari challenge

Tambuwal attends APC meeting in Sokoto

Fulani herdsmen kill 31 in Taraba

Court annuls sale of Newswatch to Jimoh Ibrahim

Kashamu: Ex-senate president accuses Obasanjo of hypocrisy

A fatal infection is levelling off

Reserved funds: Amaechi gets approval to withdraw N19bn

Of botched arms deals and ceasefire agreements

Uduaghan’ll hand over to me, says Okowa

ACN writes AGF, seeks Kashamu’s extradition to US

Court rejects Diezani’s prayers to stop Reps’ probe

Primaries top agenda as APC govs meet in Ilorin

FG to make agriculture attractive to students

Police must kill dogs that attacked me —Boy

Ogun communities where canoes ride faster than cars

Kidnappers now withdraw ransom from ATMs, say police

HIV carrier, 546 other Kaduna prisoners regain freedom

Robbers kill pastor inside church in Ogun

Bureau de Change operator arraigned for $50,000 fraud

N’Delta ex-militants threaten to destroy oil installations

‘Educate public on democracy, Ebola’

Stop sponsoring terrorists, Muslims leaders beg politicians

Fashola accuses FG of frustrating light rail project

B’Haram: FG ready for N’East reconstruction, says NEMA

Ebola: LASG pledges N50m to First Consultants

LASRRA registers two million Lagosians

Man abandons children in boarding school for eight years

Gloo.ng plans rollout in Abuja, P’Harcourt

Greene King raises offer for Spirit Pub Company

Nigerian Sports Award hails Falcons

FG demands 50% local content from HP, others

Electrolux buoyed by US growth

Housing market uncertain as mortgage rates fall

Ladele’s death digs hole in Yoruba literature

Player dies celebrating goal

Sterling Bank stresses importance of social media

‘Nigeria should not count on higher oil prices’

Ex-minister joins Ogun governorship race

NFF negotiates sponsorship for foreign coach

Turkey to let Iraq Kurds join Kobane fight

120 people on Ebola watch list in US

Yemeni Al-Qaida suicide attack kills 12

I’m not wanted in US or anywhere -Kashamu

Death toll in Libya’s Benghazi clashes hits 75

Dakingari seeks more FG, TETfund support for Kebbi education

Tambuwal has not defected to APC -Spokesman

Williams beats Ivanovic, eases knee concerns

UN contacts Nigeria on Ebola containment -Spokesman

Court asked to sack Moro over NIS recruitment tragedy

Rivers PDP chiefs trade words over zoning

Norwegian Ebola patient ‘cured’

Ebola: Third UN employee dies

Court rejects Diezani’s fresh prayers to stop Reps’ probes

Ilaro hoodlums clash during Amosun’s tour, one dies

Jonathan not ambitious – Clark

IBM pays $1.5bn to offload chip unit as profit falls

You made Kashamu, ex-Senate President tells Obasanjo

Jonathan in closed-door meeting with Sheriff, Marwa

Senate pledges speedy passage of NHIS bill

Ekiti Assembly suspends recess for Fayose

Mimiko conducting illegal registration -Ondo PDP

Police arrest 20 kidnap suspects in Rivers

HIV carrier, 546 inmates regain freedom in Kaduna

Sultan in Asaba, preaches unity, dialogue

Okowa denies rift with Uduaghan

Arepo killings: Court forecloses prosecution’s case

NAMA, NAF partner to secure airspace

Genuine dialogue will end Taraba communal crisis -Ex-minister

Akpabio’s aides linked to my attackers -Senator

NOUN approves study centre for FRSC

No automatic ticket for Kaduna PDP aspirants -Chairman

There can’t be Middle East without Christians -Pope

Fayose faults cost of new Government House

Abia orders relocation of motor parks in Umuahia

CAN gives support to ceasefire with Boko Haram

Amaechi gets approval to draw from reserved funds

PDP may lose Plateau over Jang’s zoning -Ex-Senator

Ex- minister, Isola joins Ogun gov race

Fight against Ebola must continue –David West

A’Ibom police seeks cooperation with NIS

FG moves to make agric attractive to students

Court nullifies Jimoh Ibrahim’s ownership of Newswatch

Boko Haram loses 25 in attempt to reclaim Damboa

Jonathan dedicates Ebola certification to health workers, others

PDP elders purchase interest form for Suswan

30 Christians killed in Southern Taraba

Court overrules INEC on de-registration of Hope Democratic Party

Doctors hail declaration of Nigeria Ebola-free status

Group seeks extradition of Kashamu to US

Zambian President Micahel Sata goes for medical check-up

Removal of immunity clause’ll breed transparency -HURIWA

Adamawa ALGON denies planned defection to APC

AU convenes security retreat in Tanzania

Emir wants radio, TV to teach democractic tenets

‘It was wrong to have removed Keshi’

Stop sponsoring terrorists, Islamic leaders tell politicians

Shekarau inaugurates Nigeria education website

Make alternative provisions for displaced persons, IPAC tells INEC

I’ll modernise motor parks in Benue -Ortom

I was too trusting as Plateau gov -Dariye

Bauchi SSG, seven others resign to join gov race

Japan ministers Yuko Obuchi, Midori Matsushima resign

Ukraine crisis: Amnesty deplores abuses by both sides

FG supplies more relief items to Chibok 

ADB grants $231m to fight food insecurity in Sahel

Jonathan, PDP govs meet over primaries

WHO declares Nigeria Ebola-free

Turkey to let Iraq Kurds join fight against IS

Hong Kong protesters deny foreign link

Algeria denies border guards firing at Moroccans

US drops arms, aid to Kurds battling IS

German pilots in eighth strike since April

Joko Widodo sworn in as Indonesia’s new president

Japanese trade, industry minister quits

Spanish nurse tests negative for Ebola

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Kobane: US drops arms, aid to Kurds battling IS

When racism was a science

WHO to declare Nigeria Ebola-free today

I’m ready for EFCC again – Ikuforiji

Gunmen kill 25 in Taraba

Explosion rocks ex-Edo SSG’s estate

Fashola urges Lagosians to protect environment

Group seeks support for sickle cell carriers

Fresh crisis brews between Ife, Modakeke

Experts raise concern on social media addiction

Unite against Jonathan’s impunity, Akande urges politicians

Northern govs preach unity at Gowon 80th birthday

Reps make a U-turn, deny seeing confab report

Police recover severed head of slain youth

Sagamu residents cry out over bad roads

Dangote Cement to pay N49m for extra-judicial killings

Banjo applauds Lekan Are for lifting GCI

Community tackles PHEDC over transformer repairs

Mother cries out over missing six-year-old, alleges kidnapping

Woman abducts stepdaughter, buries her in soakaway

FoI: CSOs, media seek easy access to information

Mushin community wins 24-year-old land case at S’Court

PCN shuts 68 illegal pharmacies

Debt: Your allegations are fraudulent, Fayemi replies Fayose

Minister says IDPs should vote in 2015

Balarabe, Falae, others regroup for 2015

Africa needs investment more than aid –Dangote

Falling oil prices pose challenges for Nigeria – Emefiele

Golovkin retains crown

Ajimobi’ll lose re-election —Lam’s aide

Writing a compelling LinkedIn summary

We’ve made housing affordable, says Ogun commissioner

ARM, others lead financing for $1bn power plant

Expert gives tips for developing insurance

Stakeholders seek local content in telecoms industry

Revving up the privatisation plan

Endorsement of LG autonomy

21,000 new drivers banned over insurance

As we go to the polls

How to damage your kidneys?

Buhari’ll serve one term like Mandela —Fashakin

DMO urges FG to introduce luxury tax

Mourinho hails Oscar

Ekiti crisis: Appeal Court relocates to Ilorin

Eagles will pick AFCON ticket, says Amodu

Elkanemi, Rangers in big wins

Ebola: Lagos plans sending health workers to Sierra Leone

Ebola: Lagos to deploy health workers in S’Leone

Ex-Edo SSG alleges explosion in his Benin estate

Boko Haram captures another Borno town, hoists flag

SAN, others raise concerns over Boko Haram ceasefire

Impeached Enugu deputy gov seeks reinstatement in court

Why I want to be Imo governor -Ararume

Seven soldiers killed in Egypt bomb blast

Explosion rocks former Edo SSG’s mini estate

Boko Haram ceasefire doubtful, says group.

Borno to reopen public schools in November

UN condemns DRC quit order on official

I won’t avenge my persecution, says Fayose

East-West road completion to cost N70bn -Reps committee

A’Ibom SSG resigns on Monday, joins gov race

I was not sacked, Eagles can still qualify –Keshi

Jonathan to inaugurate Dutse airport Tuesday

ASUU begs Delta to secure lecturer’s release

Militants beheads six in Borno, kills 14 in Taraba

‘APC no longer dormant in C’ River’

Tension in Osun over Ife, Modakeke crisis

Group condemns attack on Senator, apologises to Attah, others

Man beats pregnant wife to death in Enugu

2015: Balarabe Musa, Brathwaite, Falae, others regroup

PDP wins Buruku Federal Constituency seat in Benue

We’ve invested $5bn in local content devpt – Nwapa

Fayose’s allegation on Ekiti debt profile, hasty, false – Fayemi

Ex-Senator joins Rivers gov race

North, South Korea exchange fire over border dispute

Minister advocates voting right for displaced persons

Nothern govs celebrate Gowon at 80

Candidates’ adoption won’t work in C’ River PDP – Rep

Experts allay fears over egg cholesterol

Jonathan commiserates with CAN over leader’s death

CDHR faults PHCN on power, threatens action

Delta community appeals to govt over herdsmen’s attacks

Carter Center shuts Egypt office over rights concerns

African First Ladies to assist Ebola-hit countries with aids

Pray for Chibok girls’ release, 2015 elections -Joathan

US, EU allies call for ceasefire in Libya

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Catholic synod: Gay rights groups say vote ‘disappointing’

‘Wike behind Abuja attack on Rivers PDP members’

Patience Jonathan donates food items to Kwara residents

Thousands still fleeing from Boko Haram — UNHCR

Ekiti election result mysterious — CACOL

Anenih loses N500m suit against Oshiomhole’s aide

FG may swap sect commanders for Chibok girls

33 million Nigerians practise open defecation –FG

Ekiti gov election tribunal relocates to Abuja

War against Boko Haram politicised —Kukah

Wale Babalakin vs AMCON: Come off it!

National Assembly may end Jonathan, govs’ immunity

Philippines rice self-sufficiency target pushed back

I love details on outfits — Telvin

Expect minimum wage review in 2015 — Aremu

Nigeria imports 80% of polymers — PIN

Catholic synod rejects Pope support for homosexuals

Nicole Chukwu dazzles

I love good shoes —Iquo Ukoh

Polio in Nigeria

Nicholas Okoye steps out

Abuja Labour Party to protest Akure convention

‘Honeymoon killer’ dies in S’Africa jail

Catholic synod: Pope Francis suffers setback on gays

Ilorin Aviation College targets global standard

EPL: Aguero nets four, Chelsea stay five clear

Premiership results

Jonathan, PDP leaders stay away from TAN rally

South Korea concert planner found dead

Another fours years of PDP’ll destroy Nigeria -Buhari.

China factory fire kills three, injures one

Envoys optimistic about South Sudan peace talks

Ebola: NMA demands isolation centers, cremation sites

Jonathan congratulates Gowon at 80

Ebola crisis: Sierra Leone revamps response team

Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji joins race for gov

Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji, picks Lagos gov race form

Poor oil revenue in Edo communities worries commissioner

Minister, three others make Benue PDP gov shortlist

Negotiation should cover all Boko Haram’s captives -BBOG

Hit-and-run motorist crushes girl to death

Iraq crisis: Lawmakers complete unity govt

Lafia varsity matriculates 375, unveils scholarship scheme

UN mission assures Ivorian election commission of support

Fayose sacks 35 Ekiti LG chairmen, committees, boards

Hurricane Gonzalo blacks out most of Bermuda

Fayose sacks 35 LG Chairmen, Secretaries

Barack Obama’s credit card ‘declined’

Pay attention to your health, doctor tells Nigerians

Anenih loses N500m libel suit against Oshiomhole’s spokesman

Ebola crisis: UN envoy rejects criticism of agency’s response

Zuma urges African First Ladies to intensify peace effort

UN appeals to Mali factions over peace deal

US Ebola: Ship quarantines worker, airline contacts 800 travelers

Mozambique opposition denounces preliminary election results

Hong Kong protesters battle police, retake camp

Critic of Pope Francis to be demoted

Death toll in Libya’s clashes hits 52

EFCC releases Edo Speaker, others

Hong Kong protesters strike back

NSE committed to improving corporate governance – Onyema

Friday, October 17, 2014

APC plotting to frustrate my govt –Fayose

Unity Schools’ workers call off strike

Court upholds ban on hijab in Lagos schools

Buhari campaign team slams Presidency

Ebola scare at Pentagon after woman vomits

Cameroonian troops kill 107 Boko Haram insurgents

Delta PDP settles for Obuh

Philips boosts health care with new solutions

Boko Haram: Long road to ceasefire

Healthy environment

Rivers 2015

B’Haram, herdsmen, others kill 28, 508 under Jonathan

TAN to formally endorse Jonathan today

APC ticket: Buhari, Atiku divide govs, party leaders

Fayemi replies Fayose, says debt allegation reckless

B’Haram ceasefire: Sect to release 218 Chibok girls on Monday

Support for Nigeria

N’Delta, Jonathan

Kirikiri: Lawyers predict more jailbreaks in Nigerian prisons

NDE promises to reduce unemployment

Declare for governorship now, forum urges Wike

There’s nothing wrong in flaunting our wealth – Nigerian artistes

ECWA president urges peace in Plateau

Confessions of an entertainer (Season 1)

Ekiti workers read riot act to Fayose

Ronaldo better than Zidane, Ibrahimovic

Ezeugo slams average Eagles

No tears for Stephen Keshi

Fed Cup final: Enyimba meet Dolphins Nov. 23

Omeruo, Oboabona defend like AMATEURS – Taribo

Kano revokes contract on sports college

Want to reduce crime? Advise more people to marry

Private security guards beg to survive …say ‘we’re paid peanuts’

Ibrahimovic shows off his fishing skills

tips to Hong Kong

Don Maseratte floats record label

Chrysler recalls 184,215 SUVs over air bag issue

UN condemns personnel’s abduction in South Sudan

Tunisia Police deal heavy blow to terrorists

Nine killed, 25 injured in Guinea road accident

Ex-Man Utd boss ready to return to management

Lesotho reopens Parliament after political crisis

Mark inaugurates 2014 Christian pilgrimage on Saturday

TAN enrolls 12 million Nigerians, endorses Jonathan, PDP Saturday

20 killed in Yemen rebel clashes

Unity schools workers end strike, demand perm sec’s sacking

Terrorism: Ghanaian President assures Nigeria of W’Africa’s support

Ebola: No impact from pledges of help, says MSF

Sambo inaugurates N4.4bn Utor Bridge in Delta

EFCC releases Edo Assembly Speaker, other officers

N’Delta youths to buy PDP form for Jonathan

Policy makers children should attend public schools -Yero

Damaturu residents skeptical over FG’s ceasefire with Boko Haram

Timeline on Boko Haram activities

Aliyu faults immunity clause removal for President, govs

BoI blacklists 24 debtor firms

Ruling party leads Mozambique election

Nigerian Navy Small Arms Firing Competition ends today

Nadal not certain of playing at London ATP final

Soldier killed in Lebanese bus attack

Philippine militants release German hostages

Ibinabo re-elected AGN president

Caribbean countries announce Ebola travel bans

Presidential taskforce chairman resigns, joins Rivers gov race

Irish priest sues former lover

Court upholds Hijab ban in Lagos public schools

Mowe-Ofada Road

IBB’s son joins Niger gov race

Ebola: WHO working with 15 African countries

Jonathan to perform pilgrimage to Jerusalem -NCPC

Ebola: US expands airports screenings, Congress advocates travel ban

14 die in S’Korea 4Minute concert

Putin meets with Ukraine’s Poroshenko in Milan

SEC probes NSE over technical suspension of Access Bank

ISIS training pilots to fly fighter jets

27 PDP aspirants pick nomination forms in Sokoto -Official

Boko Haram negotiates cease-fire, Chibok girls release in S’Arabia

Turkey loses out on UN Security Council seat

Ebola: UN launches urgent appeal for donations

Thursday, October 16, 2014

NGOs must pay tax, says FIRS

Banks to relax loan conditions for small businesses

AMCON confirms Heritage’s payment for Enterprise Bank

Anekwe planning museum for CBAAC

National Troupe to perform for soldiers

EU starts two-week austerity scrutiny as crisis returns

Tata deal gives steel industry bright outlook

US factory produciton rebounds

CBN, Reach to set agenda for cashless society

FCMB offers rewards to MasterCard users

Bankers to proffer solutions to challenges

Jonathan shouldn’t play politics with Chibok girls – APC

Ooni to reconcile Fasehun with new UPN leaders

Group rejects INEC’s proposed polling units

‘Nobody can appoint gov for A’ Ibom’

Pupils to learn about work

Ogun teachers demand training, welfare

From Rock City, honour for Agbaje-Williams, Sowolu

Olu Ajayi, others celebrate photography at AK27 exhibition

Artistes going into politics for money – Chukwurah

My marriage not anybody’s business – Monalisa

BBA Hotshots: Between Lillian and Tayo

New Ogun cement plant promises 3,000 jobs

‘Daikin air conditioner built for African market’

P&G, UI collaborate on technology transfer

Lagos market is key to W’Africa –Ikuforiji

Trade fairs, key to private enterprise —LCCI DG

Osun to host 2014 conference on tourism

BoI disburses N692bn loan to SMEs, others

US author, Grisham questions child porn jail terms

I don’t see Baghdad falling – US defence chief

Putin feted as Serbia marks end of Nazi rule

Vatican waters down ‘welcome note’ to gays

Can disappearing desks improve how we work?

Using CSR as a rewarding venture

Great experience begets great retention strategy

Nigeria can survive on marketing—Koledoye

Former Eagles stars back Keshi’s sacking

LMC suspends two Crown players

Newcastle on Ebola alert

‘Remi Olowude for burial Oct. 24’

Minister’s resignation excites striking health workers

FG insincere about state of economy –Fashola

Lagos CP promises to improve human rights record

Ebola: Texas College rejects applications from Nigeria, others

Ex-commissioner faults Lagos mega-city plan

Global response to EVD has failed – UN

‘Only four per cent Nigerians wash hands’

Buhari/Fashola ticket’ll defeat Jonathan, says APC leader

PDP, govs in stormy meeting over endorsement

Borno councils, villages still under B’Haram control – Reps

Spain isolates plane over Nigerian Ebola scare

Oyo PDP aspirant sues for unity

States killing council system –NISER

Man rapes, infects lover’s kids with HIV

Buhari picks APC N27.5m nomination form

APC: Kwankwaso makes U-turn, backs consensus plan

Army bars journalists from covering mutiny trial

Your criticisms are baseless, Jonathan tells Buhari

Coroner visits Synagogue, demands lodgers’ list

Get rid of acne

Ajibola, proprietors seek relief for private schools

NSCDC arrests serial livestock thieves in Ondo

Removal of immunity for President, governors

Re: Neither ‘bird woman’ nor witch

Ex-clinic owner pleads guilty in MLB drug case

Re: Shameful Lagos roads

Kosovo ‘jihad’ boy returns home after secret operation

Interpol issues arrest warrant for Kenya’s ivory kingpin

27 killed, six injured in DR Congo attack

UN asks clerics to promote war against AIDS

World steps up Ebola action as infections soar

Reps urge FG to lift Emirates, Qatar airlines sanctions

CNN Multichoice African Journalist Awards hold Oct 18

26 die in Iraq car bomb

Benue PDP caucus shares money ahead of primaries

NSCDC arrests two suspected goat thieves in Akure

Aregbesola calls for education reform

Elumelu floats N1.5bn fund for Plateau, N’ Delta communities

PDP lacks credible candidate for Rivers gov race – Amaechi

Ekiti workers suspend strike for Fayose

NEMA distributes relief materials to Chibok community

Dangote fined N49m for extra-judicial killings by guards

ECOWAS seeks international collaboration against Ebola

10 killed in fresh Nasarawa attack

Why Taraba acting gov can’t see Suntai – Senator

APC accuses PDP of planning chaos in Osun

Group, Kogi disagree over N2bn flood funds

IG moves to replace MOPOL commanders with ACPs

Buhari’s claims on Jonathan baseless, reckless -Presidency

Senator laments attack by thugs

APC Presidency: Kwankwaso changes gear, advocates concensus arrangement

Strike: Health workers jubilate over Chukwu’s exit

Nigeria risks one-party dictatorship, Atiku warns

Presidency says #BringBackOurGirls campaigners plan to unseat Jonathan

NICEGA: LOC begs FG to release N5m allocation

Health workers shun strike in LASUTH, LUTH

FG takes over hospital in Jonathan’s village

Scores injured as PDP thugs clash in Nasarawa

Mutiny: Army bars journalists from soldiers trial

Ooni to broker peace between Fasehun, UPN leaders

A’Ibom ex-Finance commissioner picks gov form

I’m not in the presidential race – Oshiomhole

Give automatic tickets to performing govs – Rep

Mark asks Finance, Appropriation committees to work on MTEF

Proponents of zoning in Rivers are cowards -PDP chief

Govt alone can’t solve Nigeria’s problems -Jonathan

Judiciary workers call for Wali’s release

We have received Confab report -Reps

Don’t Politicise population figure, Aliyu tells Nigerians

APC expels nine in Cross River for suing party

Prison’s pastor accuses Kirikiri controller of diverting inmates food

Borno LGs, villages still under Boko Haram control -Reps

Synagogue: Coroner demands list of lodgers

Stick to Ukraine ceasefire, Merkel tells Putin

Navy impounds 65,000 litres of petroleum products in Kogi

Works minister laments poor funding of roads

Pistorius sentencing, likely Tuesday

Post-election crisis will be double jeopardy- Borno CP

Teacher bags life imprisonment for defiling 11-year-old pupil

Buhari picks APC presidential form

Warren Buffett sells 245 million Tesco shares

India unveils key labour reforms

Zimbabwe hospital reopens after patient tests negative to Ebola

Electricity consumers want N750 fixed charge scrapped

Steenkamp’s family wants jail term for Pistorius

Keshi’s sacking will not change anything, says Amiesimaka

Ebola: Major outbreak in West unlikely, says WHO

Police arrest ATM fraudster in C’River

Seme Customs Command generates N963m in Sept -Official

Kosovo ‘jihad’ boy rescued after Syria secret operation

Afghan forces arrest Haqqani militant network leaders

NFF sacks Keshi, picks Amodu

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Nigeria bounce back with win over Sudan

Gerrard celebrates 11years captaincy

Morocco undecided on Nations Cup hosting

Rugby Fed to name Africa 7s team in Nov

Adebutu Cup final holds Friday

Cameroon win, close on Morocco 2015

UEFA act on Serbia, Albania brawl

Ferrer fighting for London spot

Injured Nnam to miss Rangers match

Nigeria needs smarter electricity metering systems –Techno

Simar plans stake in power sector

Poverty, hopelessness worsening oil theft – Report

Oshiomhole hails power sector privatisation

NAPE, DPR move to address accountability issues

Tragedy as 17 trekkers die in Himalayan snow

Malaysian p0lice arrest 13 over Islamic State links

Govt wants pupils to imbibe hand washing culture

Gunmen invade hospital, kill guard

LASG to construct more power plants

Remi Oyo for burial Oct. 24

Army begins trial of 59 soldiers for mutiny

Mutiny: 12 condemned soldiers appeal against sentence

Christians protest take over of schools in Kwara

Ondo to establish revenue court

Rivers APC, group clash over Wike’s resignation

Controversy over Heritage’s payment for Enterprise Bank

Nigeria’s Internet penetration still low –Experts

Transcorp, Hilton sign agreement for Port Harcourt hotel

‘Many Nigerian graduates are drivers, cooks in Dubai’

New tobacco bill won’t cause unemployment – Senate

Health workers begin nationwide strike today

Constitution review: Reps remove immunity for president, govs

FG to spend N1.58bn HIV/AIDS funds on Jonathan campaign

President meets S’West PDP leaders

Uduaghan denies sending successor’s name to Jonathan

FG to raise N96.3bn in Treasury bills

Is Keshi arrogant?

The gas-to-power infrastructure conundrum (2)

Amaju Pinnick’s pledge

Curbing electoral violence in 2015

Biggest German public pension likes buyout, hedge funds

Skipping sex in marriage can wreck mental health

Can Buhari change Nigeria?

Thugs kill female student in Lagos violence

Our ports are attractive to Nigerien importers – Bello

S’Africa mulls exit of Vodafone’s African unit

Infections can cause bed wetting in children

Still on Obanikoro, Wike and Maku’s resignation

Our understanding of giraffes does not measure up

Texting to prevent Ebola

Truck crushes baby to death, injures mother

Global shares slide on growth fears

US seeks 132 passengers over second Ebola patient

Nigeria, Cameroon talk on joint border military operations

Tension in Libya amid offensive against Islamist militias

Delay in rescuing Chibok girls worries UK -Group

FG seeks to amend firearms law over insecurity

FG proposes $78 oil benchmark for 2015 budget

Thugs attack Senator, others for campaigning in Akpabio’s community

Jonathan sidelines Yoruba in key appointments -Akande

NJC to probe judge over Adamawa judgment

Ihedioha, aspirants flood PDP to pick nomination forms

Aregbesola urges Nigerian leaders to restructure education

PDP welcomes Buhari to presidential race

Eagles beat Sudan 3-1 in AFCON qualifier

Ex-Ekiti govs Adebayo, Oni commend Fayemi

Nigerians treated, killed like chickens abroad –Group

Army parades two fake generals in Jos

PDP planning anarchy in Osun -APC

Edo Police debunk complicity in attack on legislators’ quartres

Fayose to be sworn in tomorrow

Senate receives bill to equip police from Jonathan

Health workers begin strike on Thursday

Uduaghan denies sending name of successor to Jonathan

Mimiko: Ondo PDP sues Mu’azu, Mark to stop EXCO dissolution

PDP, defecting APC members meet in Bayelsa

Rivers APC, group differ on Wike’s resignation, ambition

Ahmed to hand over mission schools to owners

Ex-Lagos PPRO, Jinadu, dies

PDP will win Delta LG polls, says Mu’Azu

US has not refused Nigeria military assistance –envoy

Malabo oil deal: APC’s allegations, baseless -Senator

FG to rehabilitate Abuja roads with N2.7bn

New tobacco bill wont cause unemployment – Senate

Police seek collaboration with NSCDC in crime control

Oshiomhole to run for presidency -Official

Jonathan will contest against serial losers -Presidency

Disaster reduction agencies need ageing people – NEMA

UEFA to discipline Serbia, Albania for abandoning qualifier

Plateau vows to go after quacks

Amnesty: Ex-militants ask Kuku to integrate camp

Fayemi lifts Ekiti curfew

Christains protests against govt’s takeover of schools

Saraki’s name ‘buried’ in Kwara – Ex-VC

Police minister, Omisore assaulted me, Adeleke tells panel

Reps back removal of immunity for president, govs

Two illegal immigrants arrested in Benue with fake currencies

CAN calls for three-day prayers, fasting

Extremism an obstacle to peace – Cleric

Eight men gang rape a lady in Kwara

Road safety officials should stop shunning us –Blind Lagosians

PDP rejects debate for aspirants in C’ River

S’South APC decries attack on members in Edo

Plateau ex-gov, Tapgun, picks PDP gov form

Alam’s son: Keyamo accuses FG of double standard

Poor sanitation kills 150,000 children annually in Nigeria

Senator to declare for Delta gov

Shun politics of blackmail, El-Rufai tells supporters

Operators blame politicians for lull in capital market

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