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Friday, April 18, 2014

PDP urges Nigerians to pray for the nation

PDP critises APC for shunning security meeting with GEJ

Ukraine militants snub Geneva deal on crisis

South Korea ferry tragedy death toll rises

Everest avalanche kills at least 12 guides

Saudi Arabia to build world’s tallest tower

China court jails anti-corruption activists

Obama cautious over deal to ease Ukraine crisis

Peru evacuates volcano area after ash cloud

French troops free kidnapped Mali aid workers

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Edo youths protest company’s refusal to employ them

Co-op Group reports £2.5bn loss

Officials commend Seplat as LSE hosts oil firm

UBA declares N12.59bn profit for Q1

Tourism companies contribute N32bn to market capitalisation —Onyema

DMO to sell N50bn bond

Fidelity Bank’s Q1 profit falls by 25%

FRC probe designed to condemn my tenure –Sanusi

2015 governorship ticket tears A’Ibom PDP apart

No visa for Mr. Aboutalebi

The unworried unwell

Okoku raises funds for Greater Tomorrow Foundation

Pepsi Academy positive despite Eaglets defeat

Former world champion joins Okpekpe race

Ogun police arrest man for cutting two-year-old boy’s head

EFCC charges ‘spirit’ with N2.4m fraud

Command parades VIO, FRSC officers for number plate fraud

Unidentified persons kill ex-police chief in A’Ibom

Police arraign pastor for selling church

Military lied about schoolgirls’ rescue – Principal, parents

HID Awolowo, Tinubu, Osoba, others seek Yoruba unity

Woman accuses Lagos DPO of rape

B’Haram attacks: APC govs shun Jonathan’s meeting

Senators visit survivors, donate N4m

ECOWAS, publisher lament killings

NEMA releases names of 126 hospitalised victims

Elections must hold in N’East, says group

Abraka Easter polo starts

Mulberry warns of lower profits

Suspected assassins kill five in Rivers

GSK advocates good oral hygiene

Ecobank refund my money

Tencent brings popular game, Candy Crush, to China

LASG to acquire farmlands in northern states

Use missing $20bn to provide electricity – Fashola

World Bank approves $150m for Nigeria, Ghana, others

UK activists campaign for Nigerian preacher’s deportation

‘Blame product adulteration on poor business model’

SON proposes jail term for substandard product importers

Artistes display wealth to inspire others –Ali Baba

Courier Plus gets new MD

Phyno, Raw for Enugu Club Ultimate show

Apprentice scheme gives youngsters skills for the future

Bringing employee, customer experience together for impact

French firm plans vehicle assembly plant in Nigeria

LASU lecturers threaten strike, fault fee hike

CFAO to begin vehicle assembly operations in Nigeria

Injured Super Eagles’ defender Balogun returns in May

Jonathan reschedules security meeting with govs

NEMA releases list of bomb blast victims

Ukraine crisis: Russia, US, European Union strike deal

I didn’t indict Obanikoro over aborted by-election -Ondo REC

Confab adjourns Plenary, committees resume April 22

Court declares Abuja ‘Park and Pay Policy’ illegal

Hoodlums assault delegates, disrupt Kaduna APC congress

South Korea to salvage sunken ship

Nasarawa CP seeks public help to curb crime

FRC’s probe designed to rubbish my tenure -Sanusi

Another kidnap suspect lynched in Ilorin

Kidnappers received N10m ransom to release archbishop -DSS

Inordinate political ambition, cause of Taraba crisis -Senator

JAMB cancels 36,164 results, withholds 2,494

Abuja blast: 126 victims still hospitalised, says NEMA

Easter: Police urges citizens to be safety conscious

Wukari attack: Death toll rises to 50

Man arrested for rape, beheading 2-yr-old

Bayelsa to inject N20bn in SMEs

Abuja blast: Security beefed up in Nyanya

Putin urges Ukraine dialogue, seeks ties with China

Awolowo, others advocate Yoruba unity

Support fight against insurgency, NSCDC urges Nigerians

Confab: Heads of committees released

Labourer arraigned for theft

Senate pledges CCTV in Abuja motor parks, markets

Bulkachuwa emerges first female President of Appeal Court

Police seek reduction of vehicles at worship centres

APC applies to join PDP’s suit against defected lawmakers

Sri Lanka obtains Interpol red notices on terror suspects

NACCIMA signs MoU on investment with Namibia

Lagos to acquire farmlands in Northern states -Commissioner

Man bags four months for screening an offender

I don’t own any varsity anywhere, says Fayemi

Senate leader donates food items to C’ River warring communities

Elections must hold in the North-East -Group

UN warns against escalation of violence in Libya

JAMB releases UTME result

NNPC injects 293m litres of petrol into market

Businessman in the dock for theft

Heavy fighting in South Sudan, refugees flee

Court grants bail to three charged with indolence

15 killed in insurgent attacks in Iraq

Islamic group condemns Nyanyan blast, advises FG

APC govs shun Jonathan’s security meeting

Abuja blast: Nigeria’ll host World Economic Forum, says FG

Gombe to spend N5.9bn on road projects

Group threatens to sue Lagos APC over congresses

Senators appeal for exam extension for abducted schoolgirls

Delegates, April 17, 2014

Enugu sets up referral centre for rape victims

Sales rep faces N3.6m theft charge

Trader, 39, faces N2.2m fraud charge

Nelson Ogunshakin, a Consultant Engineer

EFCC to arraign three men for stealing MTN cheque

Nyanya blast: Nigerians in UK condemn attack

UN honours 849 Jordanian peacekeepers in Cote d’Ivoire

Lagos auto crashes killed 31 in three months -FRSC

I’ve right to send troops to Ukraine, says Putin

Customs seize goods worth N1.6bn in first quarter

Ikeja Disco begins installation of 6,000 pre-paid meters

GDP places Nigeria for faster economic growth -UN

Google shares drop on worries over ad income

NUT urges Benue to pay teachers

Traders donate relief materials to Boko Haram victims

Court remands man, 23, for alleged rape of minor

Jonathan, security chiefs in closed-door meeting

Extrajudicial killing: Adamawa community petitions Jonathan, N’Assembly

Abu Hamza trial to begin in US court

Algerians vote on Bouteflika’s re-election bid

Lawmaker wants troops deployed in southern Taraba

B’Haram link: Apologise or face litigation, Buhari tells PDP

Police arraign bus conductor for theft

PDP will reclaim Ekiti, Osun -Sambo

Taraba under gunmen attack, residents flee

Pistorius trial: Forensic tests challenged

Deadly clashes at Ukraine port base

Three killed in Ukraine clashes as leaders meet

India election: Voting starts on biggest polling day

National Conference, a waste of public funds -Poll

287 still missing after S’Korean ferry sinks

Argentina rescues girl kept for nine years in garage

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Brain scans might spot potential for recovery from coma

Certain thyroid-related diseases may vary by race

Non-whites exposed to more air pollution — Study

Abuja hosts Okoku’s foundation launch

Brazil 2014: Iran open camp in S’Africa

Ike Uche condoles with Abuja bomb victims

Fuel: Marketers plan 24-hour service during Easter

Brent passes $110 on Ukraine tension

Foreigners shouldn’t dominate local meter production —EMS

Firm boosts local content with DST

Power firm promises prepaid meters in 18 months

Climate change, Ebola and Lassa fever

The criminality of voicelessness

Deadly threat of Ebola Virus

Nyanya carnage and Jonathan’s ‘stolen’ campaign funds

300 missing in S’Korean ship wreck

Jordanian warplanes destroying vehicles crossing from Syria – Govt

Police arraign more suspected kidnappers of prosecutor’s father

Six die in Guinea gold mine collapse

Federer, Nadal advance at Monte Carlo Masters

Lagosians set for Easter Monday cycling

Greensprings/Kanu Football Camp targets 400 kids

Donate blood, it’s beneficial for you

Targeting cancer with a triple threat

Now’s the time to prepare for retirement

Foods that lower cholesterol

Healing herbs

Adegboruwa: LASG asks police to probe assassination attempt

Ebola virus: Lawmakers go back to constituencies

Lagos seeks transparent governance

NMA demands forensic identification of dead victims

Security alert at Nyanya bus terminals

FG chides media over ‘insensitive’ reports

Transporters ask FCT to decongest motor parks

Civil servants urge united action against B’Haram

Indian Hospital offers free blood

UN, US, others condemn schoolgirls’ abduction

CJN says laws against fake drugs inadequate

FG trains health workers to tackle Ebola virus

Court scolds Keyamo for absence from Fani-Kayode’s trial

Let’s adopt modified presidential system, says Ekweremadu

PDP elders warn Akpabio against imposing candidates

B’Haram kills 20 in fresh Borno attacks

Again, PDP accuses APC of terrorist connections

‘INEC lied against Obanikoro’

Jonathan summons govs, service chiefs over insecurity

Soldiers, hunters comb bushes for abducted girls

Residents allegedly catch mentally-challenged woman with N100,000, BlackBerry

Messi mentally fatigued, says former Barca coach

GM to ask bankruptcy court for lawsuit protection

Shale to continue to boost US output

Insurance firms should leverage new media

Forte Oil declares N1.1bn profit for Q1

How to fight terrorism

Blackout cripples businesses in parts of Calabar

Nigeria intensifies efforts on nuclear power

Man beheads cousins, injures two others

Lagos warns against encroachment on NNPC pipelines

Eagles don’t need top teams for friendlies –Rufai

Vetiva Fund Managers inaugurates new fund

EFCC arraigns fake glo agent

Which flagship smartphone is the most durable?

CAC to introduce new business registration software

FG calls for investment in renewable energy

Senate’s heated debate and another probe into kerosene subsidy

Same-sex marriage controversy

China economic growth slows to 18-month low

Police arrest 14 MASSOB members in Enugu

Confab delegate slumps, hospitalised

No case of Ebola reported in Mali – Minister

Gunmen kill 18 traders on Borno highway

36 killed, 53 wounded in Iraq attacks

JTF deploys troops in Rivers over communal clashes

Copyright Commission arrests 30 persons in Edo, Delta

Abuja blast: Relatives scramble for corpses

NIS recruitment tragedy: Victims await FG’s compensation

Boko Haram: More abducted female students released -DHQ

Two party system best for Nigeria, says Kalu

We don’t have details of kidnapped schoolgirls – FG

Girls abduction, crime against humanity -NLC

Gunmen snatch two UN vans in Bauchi attack

CJN decries inadequate laws against drug counterfeiting

10 female students escape from Boko Haram abductors

Funsho Williams was strangled to death – Pathologist

Wada sacks Kogi commissioners

Jonathan summons govs to emergency meeting over insecurity

Ukraine crisis: Military vehicles ‘seized’ in Kramatorsk

Communal clash: JTF deploys troops in oil community

Cote d’Ivoire’s opposition parties fault govt on election commission

Sultan condemns abduction of 100 schoolgirls

Abduction of 100 Borno schoolgirls shocking, horrible -US

SON plans lengthy jail terms for substandard products importers

UNICEF demands release of abducted school girls

Jonathan’s Kano trip, loud statement to terrorists -FG

P’Harcourt disco plans prepaid metres in 18 months

CPJ demands release of jailed Cameroonian editor

Williams was strangled to death, says Pathologist

Lagos asks police to probe Adegboruwa’s assassination claim

UNICEF seeks unconditional release of 100 Borno schoolgirls

NDLEA arrests 64 suspected drug traffickers

Court remands three for murder

Fish out Abuja blast perpetrators, APC govs tell Jonathan

MTN disowns Nyanya blast update text

FCT Resettlement Estate residents lament poor sanitation

Ex-APC stalwart emerges Kwara PDP chairman

Ekweremadu advocates modified presidential system for Nigeria

British ex-bank boss arraigned for drug possession

Saudi intelligence chief removed

Egypt bars Brotherhood members from elections

Prosecutor’s absence stalls Fani-Kayode’s trial

Farmer, 72, arraigned in Ondo for assault

Two arraigned for disrupting Ondo APC ward congress

Abuja blast: NMA demands forensic investigation

Ondo trains traditional midwives

Military begins search for abducted Borno schoolgirls

Agent denies Manchester United offer for Toni Kroos

Woman, 35, faces N1.1m visa fraud charge

Court remands 32-year-old man for raping minor

Jordanian Ambassador’s kidnappers give condition for his release

Seven killed in Taraba violence

Housewife urges court to dissolve marriage over childlessness

African Health Ministers to establish disease control centre

Head of oldest African park shot in DR Congo

Three Palestinians killed, five wounded in Gaza explosion

Rep asks Jonathan to end killings

47 killed in Togo road accident

hina condemns bomb attack in Nigeria

Adamawa recording success in fight against HIV -Official

Indian transgenders granted legal status

New York police scrap Muslim spy unit

Yahoo shares surge despite falling profits

Oscar Pistorius trial examines forensics

Malaysia plane: Robotic sub resumes search

Ukraine on brink of civil war, says Putin

Five students dead in Canada ‘mass murder’

Two dead, 104 missing in S’Korean ship tragedy

Confab releases committees’ list

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Evangelist in court for alleged fraud

Court acquits secretary over alleged N1.4m theft

Six cargo terminals ready in 16 months —FAAN

Air Seychelles revenue rises by 107%

NCAA re-issues AOC to Overland Airways

FSF seeks international confab on aircraft monitoring

Ogwumike is WNBA’s top overall draft pick

Ukraine begins anti-terror operation

Berlusconi to do community service —Court

Boston plans anniversary of marathon bombing

Missing Plane: Mini-sub aborts search mission

Police arrest sex offenders for murder

Nicaragua on maximum alert after series of quakes

Gunmen kidnap Jordanian envoy in Libya

Majek Fashek’s problem is spiritual –Imona

NGA, Red Door Gallery bring back the ‘masters’

Chukwura can’t contest for AGN presidency —Emeka Ike

Parade of stars at The Seed premiere

AY, Adeyinka’s comedy shows get Maltina boost

Again, Nyanya bombing exposes poor preparedness for emergencies

NHIS plans insurance cover for 24 million pupils

Malnutrition not caused by poverty —Experts

Ochekpe takes free medicare to Plateau Central

Ogun promises quality health care

NGO calls for improved health care for women

Health insurance: Hygeia targets informal sector

Police arraign four security guards for negligence

Health workers threaten nationwide strike April 29

Nigerians at risk of vector-borne diseases – APHPN chairman

Scientists discover blood test for breast cancer

Fidson wins global award

Doctors implant lab-grown organ

Eagles don’t fear Argentina, says Keshi

Simeone won’t stop Costa move

NFF not owing Okpala, says Inyamah

New tennis tourney debuts

Aquatics federation to hold tourney

Okagbare leads 19 others to Mt. SAC Relays

Dolphins qualify for Rivers FA Cup semis

Nestle makes plans for Milo U-13 African tourney

Peak begins World Cup promo for Eagles

Man City, PSG faces FFP punishment

Pistorius concludes five-day stint in the witness box

AC Milan target Mikel, Cole

CAN, ACF, Afenifere, others mourn victims

Let’s unite against terrorism, says IGP

Boko Haram war difficult to win unless… –Amosu

FCTA to install explosive detection device in buses

Journalists barred from taking photographs

Ikorodu moves to produce Fashola’s successor

We should go to God for solutions – Kumuyi

Four injured as bus somersaults on Third Mainland

Awori monarch wants creation of zone

Thugs clash during NURTW election

Security guards battle IKEDC over unpaid terminal benefits

Court remands tout for killing motorcyclist

Gangsters rape, kill 18-year-old sex worker in Lagos

Man allegedly impersonates US soldier on Afghan Mission

Residents, contractor at loggerheads over unfinished project

Punish perpetrators, UN, UK, Canada tell FG

Govt rules out mass burial for victims

NEMA pleads for more blood donation

Tambuwal, Saraki, others donate blood

Stop blackmailing Osun REC, APC tells PDP

2014 Budget: FG administers oaths on procurement officers

Gunmen kidnap Kogi Speaker’s children

Kano rally: Ango Abdullahi, Junaid blast President

Kwakwanso embezzled my campaign fund, Jonathan alleges

‘Olubadan, man of honesty, clean character’

10-month-old baby reunites with ‘missing’ mother in hospital

Italian bonds gain amid sale demand

Frequent traveller, how about jet lag?

Three arraigned for allegedly smoking hemp in public

PDP’s over-politicisation

Shares hit by weak data, poor results

Chanrai introduces Mitsubishi Attrage, Space Star

‘Rebased GDP will boost labour force’

NISER advises govt on employment drive

Man, 22, arraigned over jailbreak

American expert to inspect Lagos, Abuja airports

Australia’s GE Money warns customers of ‘Heartbleed’ bug

Singapore Airlines spreads wings into F1

Power supply hasn’t improved with privatisation– Survey

World Economic Forum’ll hold in Abuja, Okonjo-Iweala assures

Unending steel project

Sambo Dasuki’s approach to national security (1)

Boko Haram abducts 100 schoolgirls in Borno

FCMB, Ciuci, others promote youth entrepreneurship

PDP rally: You’re insensitive, callous, northern groups tell Jonathan

N10bn water business thrives in Nigeria daily – NAFDAC

Terrorism: Delegates ask FG to shut borders

FG, states, LG share N641.38bn from federation account

Confab delegate canvasses for Singapore’s development model

Ukraine begins ‘anti-terror’ action

Jonathan in Ibadan, pays tributes to Olubadan

APC cancels congresses in four Edo Councils – Chairman

Psychiatric cases among young Nigerians increasing -JUTH

Ekiti, Osun polls: Okwu writes INEC on APGA’s participation

Bomb scare in Rivers, police evacuate suspected explosive

APGA crisis: Umeh testifies at Anambra election tribunal

Super Falcons to remain in camp during Easter

Saraki donates blood to Abuja blast victims

Ondo poll: INEC tasks political parties on security

FRSC deploys 34,000 officials for Easter patrols

Prices of fish, bread pushes inflation to 7.8%

Police College graduates 71 detectives

Kidnappers abduct two Kogi Speaker’s children

UNESCO, UNODC partner to campaign against trafficking

Minister assures public of FG’s commitment to peace, security

Kogi teachers protest salary delay, arrears

NDLEA seizes N228m heroin from Pakistani student

Monarchs ask FG to pay NDDC N484.4bn arrears

Nyanya blast: ‘Missing’ 10-month-old baby reunites with hospitalised mother

US Navy donates N416m materials to Nigerian charities

Abuja blast: Woman faints on hearing colleague’s death

Man remanded in custody over son’s killing

Anti-terror war difficult without community support – Amosu

Sierra Leone charges 14 soldiers with mutiny

Abuja bombing, a national calamity -ACF

Labourer, 23, in court for stealing wheelbarrows

Kogi teachers protest non-payment of salaries

Lawmakers, workers flee over National Assembly bomb scare

Abuja blast: Tambuwal offers to donate blood

Rivers: Lawmaker kicks against Amaechi’s N50bn loan

Two security men in the dock over alleged burglary

UN, CAN condemn Abuja bombing

Absence of interpreter stalls trial of drug trafficking

Groundnut pyramids will return to Kano -Jonathan

Bombing: FG to settle victims’ hospital bills

NDLEA arrests two suspected drug dealers in Gombe

Woman stabs sister’s neighbour with scissors over money

Two bag three months jail for unnatural sex

Woman in court for reckless driving

Boko Haram abducts 200 schoolgirls in Borno

Abuja blast: Afenifere condemns attack, blames politicians

UN commends Guinea-Bissau’s peaceful elections

Man, 39, to spend four months in prison for theft

Anambra sensitises traders on Ebola virus

Two brothers arrested in Pakistan for cannibalism

Nigeria to host African Internet Forum in Abuja

Lebanese journalists killed in Syria

CPC gives April 17 deadline for explanation from Arik

Appeal Court dismisses Akala’s bid to quash criminal charges

Abuja bomb blast: One injured victim dies, says NEMA

Absence of handwriting expert stalls Atuche’s trial

US Airways apologises for Twitter x-rated image

Man, 56, arraigned for alleged criminal force

Stop emergency rule in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa – Senator

African health ministers set to address health issues

Italy ex-PM Berlusconi to do community service

EKEDC targets 400 mega watts supply – CEO

Jordanian envoy kidnapped in Libya

Senate wants fixed tariff for terminal operators

India court recognises transgender people as third gender

Obama presses Putin over Ukraine

Malaysia plane: Robotic submarine first mission cut short

Afghan deputy minister kidnapped in Kabul

Ukraine: EU and US mull further Russia sanctions

At least 12 dead in Chile wildfire

Niger CJ frees four inmates

Monday, April 14, 2014

Tunisia’s Labour Union nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two die in Tambuwal’s convoy, Kaduna motorists’ crash

Poly students protest colleague’s death

Family blames hotel for UNIBEN student’s death

Man allegedly pushes friend into river

NSCDC arraigns eight, impounds two trucks in A’Ibom

Herbalist in court for defrauding sick banker

Ogun police to renew raids of black spots

Police arrest twins for robbery, burglary

God’ll expose perpetrators, Sultan prays

Attack, a needless war – Mark, Senate

Tambuwal, Ihedioha condemn attack

Cape Verde joins Africa Finance Corporation

Zenith Bank’s $500m Eurobond over-subscribed

Hospitals prevent relations from seeing victims

‘FG’ll bury civil servant victims’

Wailings as victims narrate ordeals

Relatives besiege FCT hospitals

2015: INEC targets 35% positions for women

Emergency rule extension’ll depend on security reports –Reps

We need positive change now, says Amaechi

States want Fulani herdsmen’s movement restricted

Eagles need Yobo in Brazil – Sodje

‘Customs collected N77.9bn revenue in Q1’

NNPC appoints Ohi Alegbe as spokesperson

Expert warns politicians to keep off bomb scene

Lagos becoming a victim of its success – Commissioner

Rainstorm displaced 3,000 in Ogun, says NEMA

UK advises Nigerian politicians against desperation

Court rules on Briton’s N12bn fraud case May 5

Soyinka seeks non-partisan approach to B’Haram war

Lagos, Adegboruwa disagree over Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge judgment

Abuja bomb blast: PDP accuses APC of culpability

Stopping trade in Nigeria’s stolen oil

Sorrow, tears as Abuja blast kills 89

Police find seven dead babies in Utah house

Contractor in the dock over N1.45m fraud

ICT ’ll aid service delivery in public sector – Aladekomo

‘SMEs not free from cyber attacks’

Kwara to raise N4.4bn from banks

Why N220bn MSME fund release is delayed – CBN

How much life insurance should you have?

Egypt: Security forces kill Muslim Brotherhood members

Police arrest man in Jewish centre shootings

GTB shareholders approve N50bn dividend

Two die in Tambuwal’s convoy, Kaduna motorists crash

Flying Eagles have learnt from Morocco friendlies -Ugbade

Ogun varsity shuns Assembly’s invitation over fee hike

NLC asks FG to implement reports on Boko Haram

Niger uncovers 7,000 ‘ghost’ students on scholarships list

Kano trains 632 youths on poultry farming

APGA: Court dismisses Umeh’s application against judgment

Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan to host international matches -NSC

Ekiti retirees protest non-payment of pension arrears

Commonwealth Games medals unveiled on 100-day countdown

Chief of Defence Staff disowns Facebook accounts

Nigerians need to support security operatives -CAN

Enugu to fish out ghost SURE-P beneficiaries

Ekiti NDLEA gets new commander

Lekki-Ikoyi Bridge: Court rules on Lagos application April 25

Angry citizens forcefully demand relatives’ corpses

Confab adjourns plenary to fine-tune membership list

Man bags 110 days imprisonment for N80,000 fraud

Woman, 24, remanded for kidnapping baby

We’ll not surrender Bayelsa to vultures, buccaneers -Dickson

FG insincere in tackling Boko Haram, says Sani

Soyinka seeks non partisan approach to Boko Haram menace

Housekeeper, three others face trial over theft

Police arraign businesswoman for fraud

Police arrest students for assaulting officer

$513m needed to complete Ajaokuta Steel Coy -FG

Businessman arraigned for causing grievous hurt

Manager arraigned over N4.9m diesel theft

Teenager in the dock over alleged defilement of minor

Barman bags three months for theft

Father, daughter in the dock over malicious damage

Man, 25, in the dock for theft

Confab delegates condemn Abuja motor park bombing

Kwara to source N4.4bn from banks

Gombe conducts mass wedding for 720 couples

Jonathan urges Nigerians to be security conscious

Akintunde Ahmad earns 5.0 GPA, accepted to Yale

Suspected tout remanded for murder

Two men in the dock over theft

Abuja blast: Eyewitnesses, survivors recount experiences

Brazil plans record W’Cup security operation

EFCC inaugurates Unilorin anti-corruption club

Court fixes May 5 to rule on trial of ex-Gulf Bank MD

Trial of radical cleric, Hamza, to begin in US

Trader arraigned over theft of N2.4m worth of drinks

Man, 33, in the dock for theft, assault on policeman

71 killed, 124 injured in Abuja motor park bombing

Bricklayer in the dock for raping minor

London Marathon: Man dies in hospital after collapse

Ethiopia, China in $73m airport expansion deal

Explosion: Security agencies on red alert in Abuja

Libya’s PM resigns after assault on family

Tunisian court orders release of ex-security officials

Three dead in Kansas City shootings

Pistorius concocting evidence, says prosecutor

Bomb explosion update: Steer clear of blast site, NEMA warns

Jonathan cancels trip to Ibadan, visits blast scene

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russian occupiers ignore deadline

Malaysia plane: Robotic submarine to begin search

Deadly Chile fire forces evacuations

ECOWAs police chiefs meet in April in Mali

Victims of Pinochet’s govt attacks reburied in Chile

Boko Haram kills scores in Abuja motor park bombing

UK motorist survives 80ft cliff fall into the sea

Rainstorm wreaks havoc in Lagos

Libyan PM to step down after attack on family

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Lagos rainstorm destroys houses, churches, uproots poles

Boat accident: Rescue agency faults Isaac’s family claim

Buhari not worried by movement ‘restriction’ –Fashakin

Senate threatens Deziani over jet scandal, NNPC accounts

B’ Haram is spiritual warfare against Nigeria, says Nebo

INEC must sanction parties causing violence –Bamidele

Jonathan is desperate for 2015, says S’East APC

Rivers APC wants Presidency zoned to N’Delta

B’Haram invades Borno villages, kills 38

Gunmen rob Catholic parish chairman, grandchildren

Catalogue of errors in Rivers judiciary crisis

Menace of illegal arms proliferation

CBN: Leave the shadow, face the substance (1)

Pacquiao beats Bradley to win title

Interswitch, Western Union develop account-based money transfer

Nigerian economy now under the spotlight – Rewane

Investor group offers to take over Mt. Gox

NIA, FRSC collaborate on road safety

Quintessential G.O.K, a lawyer’s delight

Rid yourself of back pain

Oil revenue crashed by 19.8% in January — CBN

Period of sobriety and solemnity

Macedonians vote for new president

Lagos inaugurates LOC for DAWN Games

Not yet Uhuru

Banks’ assets hit N24tn – Report

Lower your blood pressure without drugs

Speak against rigging, corruption, Amaechi tells clerics

Gunmen kill 38 villagers in Borno attacks

Results of NPFL matches

I will not join issues with APC -Fayose

Troops capture cattle thieves, recover 140 cows, arms

Police prepare for Jonathan’s visit to Kano

Ukraine to fight pro-Russia forces

Insurgency paralysed economic activities in Borno – Emir

Nigeria committed to rebuilding fiscal buffers -Okonjo-Iweala

Ghana to partner Nigeria in fighting terrorism

Apo killings: Aturu hails human rights commission’s verdict

NDLEA seizes N240m worth of drugs in three months

Emergency rule: We ‘ll be guided by security report -Reps

Brazil: Keshi ‘ll take Nigeria to World Cup, say Reps

Kwara, PDP at war over performance

Power projects ongoing despite insurgency – FG

Varsity pensioners hail Senate over new pension bill

North can survive without oil -Lamido Adamawa

2015: Plateau is in prayerful mood, says Senator

Solomon Islands hit by second quake

London Marathon: Farah misses out

APC to probe irregularities in Ebonyi ward congresses

Abdullah ahead in Afghan poll count

Deadly fire destroys homes in Chile

JAMB: Medical doctor arrested for alleged impersonation

GDP rebasing’ll attract investors to Nigeria -Official

Russia warns over Ukraine talks

Guinea-Bissau goes to the polls

Malaysia plane: Search for black box intensifies

Earthquake hits near Solomon Islands

Saturday, April 12, 2014

I prefer Fayemi to Fayose — Aluko

JAMB fails to conduct UTME in Maiduguri

I will sue the doctor

US planting season on slow start

Chic work wear

Only in Nigeria

This disrespect for us must stop!

Brazil falling short in airport rush

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