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Friday, October 28, 2016

30 per cent of forex spent on fuel imports – Adeosun

EPL: Manchester City’s form worrying, admits Guardiola

Volkswagen switch to electric cars to cost over 10,000 jobs

Low oil prices hit ExxonMobil, Chevron earnings

Naira strengthens against dollar

Buhari congratulates Gaya on election as IPU Vice President

Buhari’s daughter, Fatima, marries

FAO raises alarm over severe malnutrition, food insecurity in 16 states

Finance Ministry uncovers 33,000 ghost workers

Nigeria lost N2tn to militancy, pipeline vandalism – NNPC

Oyeyemi wants driver who killed three FRSC marshals prosecuted

FG didn’t budget N3.4bn for ‘Change Begins With Me’ – Lai Mohammed

INEC working with APC to rig Ondo election – Fayose

Nigerian becomes first black VP of South African Association of Political Studies

Suspend planned strike – Ngige begs NUPENG, PENGASSAN

Alleged assault: Apologise to us, Edo women tell monarch

Irrigation projects to get more funds in 2017 budget – Minister

#NIS2000: Immigration regularises recruitment of 888 personnel

Buhari is Godsend, says Oyegun

NSCDC warns operatives against reckless use of firearms

OPEC considers freeze on production

Kogi SUBEB warns headteachers against sale of books

Mourinho will keep faith with struggling Mkhitaryan

Business booms in Daura as President Buhari’s daughter weds

PHOTOS: Flood at Lagos-Abeokuta expressway after heavy downpour

Restaurant manager suspected of kidnapping hotel owner

Two men caught having sex with 10-year-old boy in Kano

Buhari congratulates Afe Babalola at 85

Guardiola critics are jealous – Luis Enrique

Woman kills self after court clears step-father of repeated rape

$2.6bn Badagry deep sea port’ll transform Nigeria’s economy – Ambode

UTME: Wrong subject combination delaying admissions, says Don

VIDEO: Protest in Ondo over Jegede’s name’s removal as PDP candidate

‎Arrested judges: Court refuses to stop Buhari, others from taking action

Ronaldo deserves Ballon d’Or – Zidane

Police arraign man for detaining girl for sexual purpose

Auction will promote GDP growth in Nigeria – Expert

Man gets 10 years in jail for raping 13-year-old

Ondo: Mimiko alerts Buhari of imminent danger

Court dissolves 12-year-old marriage over attempted child sacrifice

My wife is a drunkard, husband tells court

EPL: Mustafi adds steel to Arsenal’s defence, says Wenger

US election: Financial markets not fully buying a Clinton win

My husband vowed to kill me, wife tells court

MASSOB, IPOB agitations not for secession – Iwuanyanwu

PHOTOS: Osinbajo at the African Studies Centre, Harvard University

EPL: Guardiola seeks to end record winless run

Witness’ absence stalls Tompolo’s fraud trial

EPL: Tony Pulis extends West Brom stay

Ondo election: AD suspends three principal officers over Oke

Ondo REC threatens to sue Jimoh Ibrahim for defamation

Vietnamese man caught stuffing dead tiger into freezer

NIMASA assures stakeholders of safety standards in maritime industry

IITA moves to tackle constraints to massive cassava production

Akure protest: Police assure residents of safety

PHOTOS: Protest in Ondo over Jegede’s replacement as PDP candidate

Ondo election: Jegede heads to Appeal Court, calms supporters

Trump’s US/Mexico border wall wins Arizona ranchers

BREAKING: Protest in Ondo over Jegede’s name’s removal as PDP candidate

Thursday, October 27, 2016

$9bn lost to insurgency in N’East –Presidential panel

Deputy gov, southern Kaduna people meet to end killings

Should FG reintroduce tollgates?

Buhari meets Niger Delta stakeholders on Tuesday

Senate, IG’s directives to PSC abort police recruitment

Reps move against unsolicited telecoms services, pornography

Senate okays removal of CCB/CCT from Presidency

FG to launch $10bn infrastructural rebirth for N’Delta

Police dismiss six senior officers for forgery, others

Again, A’Court asks Saraki to face CCT trial

‘Respiratory disorder, meningitis’ll increase during harmattan’

INEC names Jimoh Ibrahim as PDP candidate, Makarfi kicks

Adebayo, Agbaje, others back restructuring

Fayose asks Ooni, others to defend Tinubu, Falae

Senate proposes five-year jail term for randy lecturers

Abati gets bail, ex-FCT minister remains in EFCC custody

$2.1bn arms cash: Ex-leaders, top monarchs, clerics among beneficiaries

A’Ibom demands N142bn refund from FG

Edo suspends traditional ruler for attacking woman

Anambra community protests alleged police harassment

JTF discovers 23 human skulls, arrests 44 IPOB members

Ticks infestation is on the increase. Protect your pet!

Experts call for investment in biotechnology

DSS overstepping its bounds

Buhari’s borrowing plan

Budget: FG has released N2.5tn, say Udoma, Adesoun

Govt to raise $25.46bn from World Bank, IDB, AfDB

NSE index rises as 15 stocks appreciate

Ambode seeks cooperation on clean-up

Dangote Cement’s profit drops by N24.47bn

ExxonMobil discovers one billion barrels of oil in Nigeria

Recession: ‘CBN has deployed conventional, unconventional monetary tools’

Electrical fault sparks fire at Lagos airport

Chevron attack: Power supply falls by 600MW

FG has $500m commitment for $1bn Eurobond – Adeosun

Resort Savings uncovers N165m fraud, invites EFCC

Agency disowns man accused of raping Osun pupil

TRCN to introduce assessment framework for teachers

‘Assist govt to develop schools’

Read to your children, Izamoje tells parents

Lagos begins war against rodents

Oyo pupils set classrooms ablaze over failure

‘Create wealth through ICT’

Ekiti Anglican church demands return of schools

UK-based Nigerian accuses police of extortion, harassment

Rejection of political appointments: A new departure?

12 injured as NURTW, RTEAN clash in Lagos

Of a people capable of doing pretty things

No stopping Shokhakimov in Mozart house

Four die in Ogun auto crash

Mimiko to host cocoa industry conference

Nigeria qualify for 2018 ITTF team tourney

MI, others for Owerri Glo Campus Storm

TUNS Farms gets commendation for school feeding initiative

‘Unused jewellery can transform your business’

Lagos trade fair’ll bring the best out of our economy – Oyetayo

On the health of Nigerian banks

I’m being detained for unknown offence – Policeman

Five men gang-rape trader in Lagos, two arrested

Messi and I are good friends – Ronaldo

Discos should deliver now

Hoteliers, others welcome BCE Kitchen to Nigeria

Super 8: Racine beat Enyimba

Ferguson hails impressive Iwobi

Bursting the rump of Boko Haram

‘76 script was with Nigeria Army for two years’

Etisalat tourney: 13-goal hero Ojukwu warns opponents

Nine steps to keep smartphones from being hacked

Hospitalised filmmaker seeks financial support

Hoodlums kill 18-year-old, dump corpse on road

169 new firms join LCCI

Eagles need Success, not Ighalo – Odini

When to consider a joint bank account

Aisha: Confronting Aso Rock demons? (2)

OPS seeks reduction in cost of doing business

US election: The candidate who would be better for Africa

Days of the cabal

Hackers need only phone numbers to track you

FG addressing EU ban on Nigerian foods – NEPC

Moses unstoppable – Hammers captain

Characteristics of joint accounts

UN adopts resolution by Nigeria, others on nuclear weapons ban

Why sex is sometimes painful

I will win US election, insists Trump

Oyo pupils set classrooms ablaze over mass failure

Ondo election: Sheriff’s camp jubilates over choice of Jimoh Ibrahim

Tennis: Sloppy Murray beats Simon to reach Vienna quarterfinals

NERC chairmanship: I did not reject Buhari’s nomination, says Prof. Akinwande

EPL: Liverpool aim to storm Palace in title bid

EFCC grants Reuben Abati bail

Olympic swimming star, Michael Phelps, secretly married girlfriend in June

22,500 Nigerians illegally crossed Mediterranean in 2016 – EU

(BREAKING) Ondo election: INEC names Jimoh Ibrahim PDP gov candidate

N5.6m admission scam: Court jails woman 90 years

Troops discover 25 human skulls, arrest 44 IPOB members

Naira appreciates on liquidity boost

N1.4bn scam: Court admits 13 more exhibits against Badeh

Police dismiss six senior officers

FG to begin export of farm produce

How Obanikoro, others airlifted N1.2bn cash for Fayose – Bank official

Lecturers risk 5-year-jail term for sexual advances, as Senate passes bill

N5.1bn fraud: ‘How EFCC arrested Dudafa’s account officer’

Girls in Aba start sex at age 10 – Study

ExxonMobil discovers one billion oil barrels in Nigeria

Residents discover toddler’s corpse in Osun river 

US election: Russia’s Pussy Riot attacks Trump

Corruption in oil industry exaggerated, says Kachikwu

US election: Michelle Obama, Clinton join forces in North Carolina

Edo ‎suspends traditional ruler over alleged assault

NB declares N7.93bn as interim dividend for Q3 2016

National Assembly takes over CCB/CCT control from president

Ex-Governor Odili’s N6bn suit against Peterside fixed for Nov 29

How we’ll spend $29.96bn loan – FG

APC crisis: Timi Frank dismisses panel of inquiry   

Buhari, Gowon meet again inside Aso Rock

Labour blasts Senate over planned re-introduction of toll gates

PHOTOS: Accident scene on Third Mainland Bridge

Oil remains key out of economic crisis – Buhari

Metuh funded PDP publicity during Jonathan’s campaign – Witness

Prophet on trial for abducting three girls

Aisha’s outburst breached norms, values of a decent  wife –Women’s group

Lassa Fever: Lagos govt crackdown on rats

Reps urge online safety for Internet users

NSCDC arrests two with fake naira notes worth N3m

Gang cuts off man’s limbs, arms in Sokoto

Cough syrup now drug of choice among addicts

Justice Ademola withdraws from case involving DSS

NJC mulls live broadcast of court proceedings

Nigerian asylum seeker detained in Japan

CBN, fiscal authorities meet on recession

Peace Corps disowns rape suspect

Court orders NHRC to suspend investigation of oil spillage

LASPOTECH unions reach deal to end strike

FMDQ admits FSDH Merchant Bank’s commercial papers

Table Tennis: Egypt reclaims men’s title from Nigeria

Ligue 1: Zubizarreta named Marseille sporting director

Bijou Abiola to speak at GTBank Fashion show

Turkey detains 45 military pilots on coup-related charges

Four die, three injured in auto crash 

Teacher jailed one month for assaulting lady

Nigeria’s ranking in World Bank’s doing business report positive – FG

Fujitsu, Lenovo in PC merger talks

Twitter to cut 9% of staff, plots new growth strategy

Ondo elections: Meet with party leadership, Lagos AD tells Oke

N47.6bn fraud: Prosecutor, witness’ absence stalls Tompolo, Akpobolokemi’s trial

Woman jailed 20 years for killing friend with poisoned coffee

ICC ‘bias’ handy cover-up for African detractors – Analysts

Boko Haram: Osinbajo to deliver lecture at Havard University today

Doping: Three Kazakh weightlifters stripped of Olympic medals

BREAKING: Senators debate clauses in CCB/CCT Act amendment

Cattle dealers threaten indefinite strike over extortion

Buhari has restored discipline, honesty in Nigeria’s public sphere – NDYM

Nigeria will emerge stronger from recession, says Buhari

Buhari unveils roadmap for oil and gas development 

Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho charged over referee comments

Volkswagen posts $2.49bn profit one year after ‘Dieselgate’

BREAKING: Court dismisses Saraki’s appeal against CCT

Truck driver on trial for stealing N1.1m planks

Clinton, Trump unite against AT&T/Time Warner mega-deal

NSCDC alerts public of fake recruitment

Appeal court to deliver judgment on Saraki’s CCT trial today

Trump digs deep to defy Clinton momentum

PDP asks National Assembly to reject Buhari’s borrowing plan

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Stop lamenting, find solution to recession – Oshiomhole

Curves rule the Lagos catwalk

Rohr shouldn’t invite benchwarmers for Algeria – Adelabu

Why the war against corruption may fail

Aisha: Confronting Aso Rock demons? (1)

Killing of 3SC’s Joseph Izu

On the discovery of invisible world

Fraudsters dupe Ogun lawmaker, police bust den

Housewife tortures 12- year-old girl for stealing meat

I joined cult to obtain business loan – Stylist

Robbers attack Delta workers, cart away N1.6m

‘Bullet that hit Lagos teenager was a ricochet’

Four arrested for claiming deceased’s N35.7m shares

Akpobolokemi paid N40m rent, bought N38.5m bulletproof car –Witness

Fayose’s ally, Agbele, fails to stop new EFCC prosecutor

Ministers accused by judges should resign, says Afenifere

Oyo Assembly directs commissioners to evacuate beggars

Worst of Boko Haram insurgency over, says Buhari

Social media sustained Chibok girls campaign –BBOG

Reps summon IGP over extrajudicial killings

Police to deploy 24,000 officers for Ondo gov poll

Senate seeks special treatment for pregnant prisoners, children

Gun threat stops Anambra sex scandal press briefing

Kalu rejects transfer of N3.2bn scam trial to Lagos

Senate grills Semenitari over NDDC contracts

Seized $15m: Patience seeks N200m damages

Are ostriches for me?

Major, captain, others held for leaking information to B’Haram

Fugitive arrested 36 years after jailbreak

FG releases 50% of funds for capital expenditure

Breast cancer: What you need to know about self-examination

Judiciary in desperate fight for honour after DSS invasion

Safeguarding your passwords, PINs, payment cards

Amosun and Ogun workers’ strike

Nigerian churches and the problem of ‘baby factories’

Police arrest eight suspected kidnappers in Lagos

Forty-three workers get judgment against Okiro, police commission

Naira weakens to 470 on fresh dollar shortage

Travelex, FBN sell forex to BDCs

Govt begs foreign airlines not to leave Nigeria

LASG stops multiple inspection of industries

My Manchester life a disaster – Mourinho

Abuja CJ warns ICPC, EFCC against poor prosecution

Senate committee backs NLNG train 7 project

Urhobo urges Ogba to quit AFN

Champions League top scorer targets more goals

Senate’s reintroduction of tolls

Lawyers seek perpetual injunction to stop judge’s arraignment

FIBA Zone Three: Pillars face NIGELEC

I don’t mess around with women — Majid Michel

‘Increased capacity critical to oil and gas logistics’

Police dilemma in Cross River

Doctors urge Dickson to revive health insurance scheme

No going back on railway concession, says FG

Onyia backs resource control by states

Market rebounds, eTranzact, Learn Africa, Unilever, others appreciate

Ghanaian health workers use mobile phones to collect data

Ways customer service affects the bottom line

Jaiz Bank gets approval to list on NSE

Nigeria yet to embrace gas as vehicular fuel

Lagos wages war against rodents

Next Titan: 50 were called, 16 chosen

Man caned for stealing alcohol

Allow Buhari to implement policies, IYC tells militants

Six things to do with new Android tablets

Experts, PDP warn Buhari against borrowing $29.96bn

Wabba sending EFCC, police after labour leaders – Ajaero

Bill against monopoly passes second reading at Senate

Judges not above the law

Kinsmen defend Amaechi

NUPENG gives FG 21-day ultimatum over job losses

Recession: Where did the money go?

Nollywood actor loses right leg to diabetes

‘Dasuki didn’t steal $2.1bn’: Nigerians react

CJ withdraws from ex-LG chairman’s murder case

Avoid technicality, Lagos CJ tells customary court judges

10 ways to protect your PIN

FBN Holdings’ Q3 profit down by 15.3%

Real Madrid run riot in Spanish cup

Man United to host West Ham in EFL Cup quarter-finals

EFL: Manchester United beat City rivals 1-0

EFL Cup: West Ham oust Chelsea to reach quarters

FG releases N65bn for Social Investment Programme

How ex-NIMASA boss, Akpobolokemi, paid N40m rent in Banana Island

Dariye’s trial is political vendetta, says ex-Plateau SSG

$29.9b loan: Nigerians must stop Buhari, says PDP

Man destroys Donald Trump’s Hollywood star

LASUCOM can rank among Africa’s best – Lagos lawmaker

Microsoft unveils Surface Studio, its first-ever desktop computer

Oil price falls below $50 for first time in 24 days

Union Bank declares N93.44bn gross earnings in nine months

Naira depreciates thrice in six hours

What happened to Brazil’s 1970 World Cup-winning team

Man remanded for impersonating Bishop Kukah

Trump makes mid-campaign stop to promote new Washington DC hotel

Money laundering: Trial of Fayose’s aide to begin October 27

Earliest Hebrew mention of Jerusalem found on 2,700-year-old scroll

N8bn currency scam: EFCC produces illegible documents in court

Court hears Patience Jonathan’s suit against EFCC, Skye Bank

PHOTOS: Women protest in court over Patience Jonathan’s frozen accounts

Recession: Kumuyi urges support for Buhari

Worst of Boko Haram insurgency behind us, says Buhari

Orji Kalu asks court to reverse transfer of his trial to Lagos

Thierry Henry dismisses report linking Wenger to England job

World Bank rating excites Presidency

HIV/AIDS: FG dismisses antiretroviral drugs shortage reports

No going back on railway concession – FG

Banker hires assassins to kill her ex-husband in Lagos

Buhari inaugurates Presidential Committee on North East Initiative [Full Speech]

I robbed to raise money to fund poultry farm –-Suspect

Trending: Buhari’s aide, moderator pull out of conference over Bobrisky

Revenue leakages: Senate probes Nigeria Customs Service

US election: Trump, Clinton focus on battleground states as race narrows

Reps summon IGP over extra-judicial killings

Judge withdraws from LG chairman’s murder case

Family of vigilante killed during Emefiele’s wife’s rescue alleges abandonment

I joined cult group to obtain business loan –Hair stylist

JAMB Registrar kicks against three years validity for UTME

No plan to increase electricity tariff – Discos

Protesters ask arrested judges to step down

3,000 sacked as multinational oil companies pull out

Lucas Vazquez extends Real Madrid deal

Women storm court over Patience Jonathan  frozen accounts

Senate suspends amendment of JAMB Act

Akpobolokemi paid N40m rent, bought N38.5m bulletproof car – Witness

Ondo election: Leave me out of your woes, Oke tells APC

3,800 die trying to cross Mediterranean, says UN

Sheriff’s PDP at loggerheads with INEC over Ibrahim

Ondo election: Police to deploy 24,000 men

HIV increasing among married northerners – lawmaker

APC moves against Timi Frank

Freed from Boko Haram, Borno IDPs embrace drug use

Buhari inaugurates committee to reconstruct North East

Legislative aides threaten strike over allowances

Two on trial for torturing colleague to death

Al-Makura releases N4.3bn counterpart fund to UBE

60-year-old farmer hacked to death

Senate worries over liquidity crunch in power sector

Court to hear Patience Jonathan’s suit against EFCC in December

Man missing for 20 years, found tied to bed in basement

Mathieu adds to Barca injury problems

Pasuma, Ronke Oshodi-Oke for mass wedding in Kwara

JAMB: Don wants uniform admission cut-off marks scrapped

25 migrants found dead in Libya – MSF

Corruption: Afenifere asks Buhari’s ministers to resign

Fake Trump steps out with two bikini-clad ladies

‘Bauchi girls quit schools to raise funds for their wedding’

7 children dead during raids

Life in Manchester bit of a disaster – Mourinho

Boxing: Klitschko not contemplating retirement

Coca Cola records seven percent loss in revenues globally

Travelex, FBN begin Forex sale in Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt

My husband turned me to slave – woman tells court

I met my victim on the Internet —Accused

DPR investigates depot owners for selling petrol above official price

Edo election: Tribunal grants PDP leave to serve APC by substituted means

What it means to be the president’s cook

Economic gender gap could take 170 years to close – WEF

PHOTOS: Group protests over corruption in judiciary

Man arraigned for beating up policeman

DPC mobilises members for Ondo gov election

Gambia quits ICC

Why students don’t read for SSCE – NGO

FG rejects U.S report on child labour

Toyota recalls 5.8m cars over faulty airbags

Heat on Mourinho, Guardiola in League Cup derby

FG to spend N30bn to develop agro-industrial hub – Ogbeh

$2.1bn scandal: Jonathan preparing for his own defence, says CACOL

Let Dasuki prove his innocence in court, APC tells Jonathan

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Kwara assembly plans stiffer penalty for kidnappers

KSA for RCCG praise

Lagos arrests 11 for occupying abandoned buildings

AAUA suspends six lecturers

29 Kaduna communities sign peace pact to end killings

Kenya arrests 26 Nigerians for flouting visa laws

Hoodlums wreak havoc on community, kill worker

Ondo police arrest couple, others for child trafficking

Suspected kidnapper of four-year-old nabbed

Grandpa held for producing fake dollars worth N3m

Fake telecoms worker defrauds residents of N1m

Lagos policemen shoot teenager, attack brother with cutlass

Four iPhone apps that increase Blogging activities

PDP, not APC killed Alamieyeseigha –Late gov’s wife

Olubadan visits Alake, urges peace among Yoruba monarchs

EFCC investigating those in Buhari govt, says Magu

PDP crisis: Sheriff blames Makarfi for collapse of peace talks

Senate proposes law to ban street begging

IPOB rejects new judge for Kanu

Ayade names 1,106 political appointees

NHRC begins probe of Abakaliki prison killings

JOHESU protests director’s recall, disrupts traffic in Owerri

Who should decide cut-off marks: JAMB or schools?

FRSC hold Enyimba Feeders in Super 8

Makinwa warns Eagles over Mahrez, Slimani

Carlos Alberto dies after heart attack

Mikel moves to save Chelsea career

EFCC to arraign Obanikoro, Fani-Kayode in Nov

Jonathan under attack for saying Dasuki didn’t steal $2.1bn

GSK Nigeria sells Lucozade, Ribena to Japanese firm

No plan to increase fuel price, says NNPC

FG to float Diaspora bond soon, targets $21bn

Recession: Buhari seeks N’Assembly’s approval for $29.96bn loan

Reps oppose planned rail line concession to GE

Rotary Club backs FG against polio

Enugu lawmakers hail sacked CJ, gov seeks Emehelu’s confirmation

Sexually transmitted diseases and infertility

Appeal to Ogun government

27 stocks depreciate as market capitalisation sheds N164bn

Senate okays reintroduction of tolls on federal roads

Oil export: Court refuses to bar journalists from Total’s case

How to protect your bank account online

I’ll accept INEC’s decision on Ondo gov candidate –Sheriff

Group wants special status bill revisited

Protecting your bank account from scammers

Militants blow up export line, crude production threatened

Imperative of a new Nigeria National Communication Policy

Party leader rejects imposition of candidates

Nigeria and Imf report: Does Gdp size matter?

‘Unity Bank remains focused despite forex challenge, inflation’

Investment in six projects’ll generate $15bn annually —Dangote

Amosun, rescue Arepo residents

Biological warfare against Nigerians

Union seeks govt’s intervention in manufacturing sector

US commends Nigeria on child labour

I sacrificed human head as advised by mad woman —Suspect

Firm threatens to sue NCAT over aircraft contract

I’m still good enough for top league – Osaze

Women entrepreneurs seek wealth-creating opportunities

Elizade celebrates retired marketing director

Lagos trains directors in management

APC slams Oke for weeping at campaign ground

Aborted N5,000 note

Ignorance, leading cause of breast cancer –HEDEN

Court to rule in Tompolo’s case against FG Dec. 12

NMA to stage protest march over National Health Act

GTBank, refund my money

SNEPCo MD bags HSSE award

‘APC may cease to exist by 2019’

Fear in C’River over abandoned corpses in mortuaries

Kidnappers gave us 10 strokes of the cane daily —Victims

Army arrests 32 for sabotaging B’Haram war

Herdsmen threat: Fayose attacks FG, raises security alert

Nigerian ports of sorrow

‘Facilities at NYSC orientation camps deplorable’

First Bank named ‘Digital Bank of Distinction’

Air traffic controllers raise alarm over airspace safety

Five ways to use smartphones to build Blogs

Ambode hails Lagos economic status, plans management team

FBN Capital investors’ conference targets economic recovery

Can America avoid a disputed 2016 presidential election?

Trump vows to scrap Obamacare

Jay Z to rally voters for Clinton

I will accept INEC’s decision on Ondo PDP gov candidate – Sheriff

I’ll restore accountability to Nigeria – Buhari

Economy: APC’s comments prove Buhari administration is clueless – PDP

PDP, not APC killed Alamieyeseigha – Wife

Reps oppose concession of Lagos-Kano rail line

Train crushes man to death

Venezuela opposition seeks unity in anti-Maduro push

Senate to ban street begging

Confess your sins, senior lawyer tells judges

Lawyers seek perpetual injunction to stop judges’ arraignment

Hold FG responsible if herdsmen attack Ekiti – Fayose

APC may cease to exist by 2019 –Timi Frank

Zuma backs minister over graft charges

Quacks may sack us, doctors warn FG

Six in trouble over Princess Kate’s topless photos

Buhari seeks National Assembly’s approval to borrow $30bn

UTME results validity can fuel laziness – don

Brazil legend Carlos Alberto dies at 72

Chelsea boss, Conte defends touchline ‘passion’

Many killed as al-Shabaab attacks Somalia, Kenya

No plan to increase petrol price, says NNPC

Cross River governor appoints 1,106 fresh advisers

Orientation camps facilities obsolete, dilapidated – NYSC DG

Boko Haram: Troops arrest nine suspected collaborators

Recession: CAN chairman gives condition for divine intervention

Prince’s Minnesota studio to permanently open as museum

Bill to regulate farming passes second reading

Guardiola wants Aguero to stay at Man City

Neuer urges Mourinho to end Schweinsteiger’s Utd exile

Conte conduct no bother to Bilic

Tea vendor bags nine months for drug trafficking

Tennis: Kerber crushes Halep at WTA Finals

VIDEO: Jonathan during question and answer session at Oxford Union

Murder: Court places LG boss on remand

Health workers in FMC Owerri start indefinite strike

BREAKING: Senate passes motion to reintroduce toll gates

Court to rule in Tompolo’s case against FG Dec 12

Avengers blow up Chevron pipeline in fresh attack

70-year-old herbalist robs clients of N18m

Herbal medicine for diabetes kills four

PHOTOS: Osinbajo presides over NEC meeting

OPEC output cut may hasten oil market re-balance, says IEA

Fani-Kayode must not die in detention – PDP

Illegal oil export: Court won’t bar journalists from Total’s case

Osinbajo, state governors attend NEC meeting

18 key points from Jonathan’s speech at Oxford Union

Griezmann named La Liga’s best player, Simeone best coach

US election: Trump in nightly Facebook show

Athletics: IAAF won’t probe Qatar bribery claims

BREAKING: 12 killed in Kenya bomb attack

Fani-Kayode slumped in EFCC custody, says aide

Monday, October 24, 2016

Reps accuse MDAs, insurance firms of defrauding FG

No hiding place for corrupt office-holders, says Magu

NMA wants DSS to extend ‘sting operation’ to health sector

No cattle grazing in FCT, Minister insists

Toriola, Oshonaike set as Morocco 2016 begins

Iheanacho begs City fans

Omeruo, Echiejile should be dropped against Algeria – Elaho

Osaze joins Rotherham

Experts welcome Management FasTrack to shelf

Harvest of deaths in creative community

From Omoboriowo, book of photographs on Buhari

42 European investors coming in November, says FG

FAAC allocations fell by 31% in six months – NEITI

Fuel imports’ll reduce by 60% in 2018 – Kachikwu

How Nigeria can get out of recession – Obasanjo

FG to verify North-East pensioners

Buhari restates commitment to national security

‘Why we banned Shiites in Plateau’

Weak institutions aided insurgency in N’East, says Bindow

Bayelsa relocates students, threatens to arrest IDPs

Delta women protest herdsmen attacks, block expressway

Recession: C’River Assembly slashes 2016 budget

Publish number plates of missing police vehicles –Arase

Senate probes diversion of $400m polio fund

Our official didn’t demand bribe from Ibrahim –INEC

EFCC detains Jonathan’s spokesman, Abati

One dies, 12 houses set ablaze in Kogi

Hoodlums attack guards for preventing robbery

Lagos communities protest abandoned canal project

Trader arrested for allegedly abducting friend’s son

Workers, guards steal N56m company’s goods

Police parade suspected rapist of two-year-old

‘Installing Benin oba, my greatest moment’

Falana faults NJC, insists arrested judges must be suspended

New policy empowers NJC to suspend judges

Ex-FCT minister arrested for alleged contract fraud, N1tn land deal

APC governors tackle Buhari on appointments

Buhari, govs seek strong family units

Kidnappers of Iba monarch plead not guilty, remanded

LASU sacks 13 junior workers

Should arrested judges be suspended by NJC?

48-year-old hands over family to son, commits suicide

UBA gets double recognition at Finacle Awards

Kogi to reposition fiscal policies, promote TSA

LASG to merge pensioners’ data with BVN

FG wants NIPOST to offer banking services

Udoh wins CAF topscorer award

How Nigeria can beat Algeria –Are

Governor’s Cup: Edoreh loses title

Help us, Governor Ambode

Take advantage of business development initiatives

StarTimes restates commitment to improved signal coverage

But Aisha spoke for Nigerians

Recession: Local automakers’ production capacity drops by 97%

Habiba’s forced marriage in Katsina

Curbing ravaging recession

We didn’t attack Oke’s supporters –Akeredolu

Recession: Oshiomhole tasks varsities on financial prudence

Embrace alumni, group tells OAU

I almost lost track of my goals —Caleb varsity best graduating student

Ondo election not do-or-die affair, says Jegede

Konga rolls out warehousing infrastructure across Nigeria

ASUU tackles Buhari for dissolving OAU Governing Council

Nigeria should learn from Dubai to boost tourism sector – Olagbaye

e-Fraud: CBN moves to tackle N4bn annual losses

How judges’ raids exposed politicians-judiciary conspiracy

Man, 32, needs N8.5m for spinal surgery

Benefits of a child savings account

NIPOST promises to reform postal system

Ambode, time to act on Lagos ‘apartheid’ schools

NITDA boss advises start-ups on global relevance

FG unveils plan for economic diversification, growth

Ways real estate investors can find motivated sellers

Students, market women protest closure of OSCE

What grammar has joined together

APC chieftain threatens to drag Okorocha before CBC

Don proposes unified payment system

Zenith Bank records N100bn profit after tax

NBTE calls for establishment of more private polytechnics

ASUU urges renewed effort to rescue missing colleague

Recession may be someone’s opportunity

For a stronger naira

Turkish Airlines updates mobile app for Nigerian passengers

All the institutions of government are corrupt

Five reasons to open a child savings account

ICT will help Nigeria’s GDP growth –Li

Onigbinde faults Yusuf on home-based players

Eight ways to use smartwatches

‘Bar corrupt politicians from politics’

Nigeria far from achieving SDGs – JABU VC

Firm supports 500 SMEs in print industry

Fani-Kayode slumps in EFCC custody

Ex-CJN, Kutigi, heads NJC’s Judicial Ethics Committee

BREAKING: EFCC arrests Jonathan’s ex-spokesman, Reuben Abati

Arsenal want Wenger stay, but won’t rush to talks

Venezuela wins debt relief for state oil company

Loris Karius Liverpool’s number one – Klopp

N22.8bn fraud: Court admits witness passport in Amosu’s trial

Our official didn’t ask Jimoh Ibrahim for bribe – INEC

Installing Oba of Benin, my greatest moment – Oshiomhole

NJC has powers to suspend arrested judges – Falana

Untreated sexual infections affect women more –Expert

Early voting : Clinton looks to conquer swing states

Court dismisses Sen Adeseun’s N100m suit against EFCC

NDLEA arrests five drug peddlers, seizes 2,200kg illicit drugs

Leicester heroes Vardy, Mahrez on Ballon d’Or longlist

‘I beheaded my victim to avoid running mad’

LASU dismisses 13 staff for falsifying results

PHOTOS: Edo market women protest

65-year-old man rapes two-year-old girl

APC responsible for Nigeria’s woes, says Okorocha

Spurs’ Sissoko faces three-match ban

Ambassadorial nominees: APC governors protest to Buhari

Nanny beheads disabled child

New Judicial policy gives NJC power to suspend judges

Corruption: Activists threaten to ground courts   

My supporters never attacked Oke’s, says Akeredolu

PDP’s call for Amaechi’s resignation vindictive – Rivers APC

Move your cattle out of FCT, Minister orders herdsmen 

I didn’t steal 19 police vehicles –Arase

One killed, 12 houses set ablaze in Kogi clash

75 more Syrian refugees airlifted from Lebanon arrive Italy

FA charges Tottenham’s Sissoko with violent conduct

N304.1m fraud: Ex-acting NIMASA DG, Jauro, commences plea bargain

Imported commercial vehicles must have speed limiter – FRSC

Five confirmed dead in plane crash

Venezuelan National Assembly accuses President of ‘coup’

UITH resident doctors call off strike

I’m not romancing with APC, says PDP chief

Police inaugurates workshop on online tracking of terrorists, fraudsters

Police foil robbery attack on filling station

Insecurity: Kwara gov calls for creation of local policing system

Charlie Boy plans to lead revolution against corrupt politicians

Namibia bans trading of live birds

Corruption responsible for Nigeria’s economic problems – AGJ

IGP charges Innoson with N2.4bn shipping fraud

Four remanded in prison over abduction of Lagos monarch

Bad governance aids insurgency in Nort East –Bindow

Boko Haram: Battered Madagali LG calls for help

Market women protest, block Benin-Lagos highway

‘Importation of substandard goods part of corruption’

BREAKING: Buhari meets APC governors

Bayelsa to evict 2012 flood victims from camp

Rearing animals at home can be risky – Expert

EPL: Mourinho, Conte keep mum over touchline row

No basis for condemning judges’ arrest – Ex-NBA Chairman

BREAKING: Delta community holds SSG hostage over herdsmen’s attack

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Kaduna police arrest suspected killers of corps member

Obanikoro’s revelations: Should EFCC quiz Jonathan?

Bring back our history lessons

Recession and Nigerian youths: What options?

Stop the distractions

Female breadwinners and heads of households

Power firms seek FG’s intervention on tariff

Pastor tackles LASG over 21-year delay in house allocation

Siblings convert rented apartment to shrine

16-year-old abducted from home, dumped by lagoon

Police arrest teenager for raping 10-a-old girl

Family loses third child to Ogun petrol fire

Court jails prophetess for forging land documents

FG begs AfDB to fast-track $1bn loan

Chukwu backs utility Moses for new Eagles role

Iheanacho saves City

FIBA Zone Three: Pillars beat Sportif

Sundowns crowned African champs

Garba Lawal praises Musa

Chelsea humiliate Mourinho

I’m ready for Quadri – Saka Suraju

Spaniard, Swiss rule Governor’s Cup

The new ambassadorial list

Addressing the banking sector crisis

Family seeks N100m to free Obanikoro

Recession: Dangote sacks 36 expatriates, 12 Nigerians

Sanusi, Saraki, Aregbesola proffer solutions to recession

Rescued Chibok girls need expert for rehabilitation – Pope

Ganduje threatens to probe Kwankwaso

Aromolaran advises subjects on development

Kwara illegally deducted N33.6bn from LG accounts – NULGE

Thugs attack Oke’s supporters

AfDB okays $40m loan for ABUAD

Ondo: Jimoh Ibrahim petitions Buhari, INEC chair

What you should know about prepaid cards

Six benefits of a prepaid card

Tricycle rider turns teenager to sex slave

Beggars invade ATM cash points in Ibadan

Alleged N100bn fraud: EFCC keeps ex-gov Odili under surveillance

LASG arraigns suspected kidnappers of Iba monarch

Yero spent N4.1bn on sweets, juice, training in 2014 –Commissioner

Police recover 19 cars, SUVs from ex-IG Arase

NJC to bar media from reporting petitions against judges

MEND accuses FG of reneging on ceasefire terms

Umahi flays critics

Again, herdsmen invade Delta community

Cultists sack community

4,403 Ebonyi teachers failed screening –SUBEB

Igbo leaders no longer respect Ojukwu – MASSOB

Awka union defies police, holds election

Land dispute: Former Enugu commissioner attacked, hospitalised

N/$ ATM cards and inexplicable profligacy

GTBank grows gross earnings by 44%

Five ways to charge smartphones without chargers

Police nab suspected serial car thief in Aba

Beware, no malaria case is ‘ordinary’

Housing sector can lift Nigeria out of recession – NSE

Financial literacy in Nigeria still poor – SEC

Teams hit Lagos for Nationwide Super 8

Nasarawa ’ll win Federation Cup – Dogo

Nigerian construction expert, others remodel US president’s house

Four ways to charge iPhone without a charging block

Tricycle operator killed, dumped in uncompleted building

Algeria clash: Yusuf rules out home boys

Masari hails NAF Games

Expert faults NHP claims on population of doctors

NIOB to address dearth of artisans

Benefits of carbohydrates

Surveying body preaches selflessness to tackle corruption

NASCO Group develops serviced apartments in Abuja

Landbay unveils lending products for landlords

Mamelodi Sundowns win CAF Champions League

Morata sends Real Madrid top of La Liga

Police arrest 11 for child trafficking in Akwa Ibom

Egyptians losing patience with govt as economy crumbles

Top ANC official asks Jacob Zuma to resign

Five things we learned in the Premier League

Iheanacho saves Man City

Lawyers fault Senate’s plan to invite arrested judges

‘Why Buhari should reshuffle his cabinet’

Mourinho slams Man Utd’s ‘incredible mistakes’

JAMB to scrap uniform cut-off points for varsities, others

Chelsea punish Mourinho at Stamford Bridge

Troops foil ship hijacking, arrest vandals in Delta

Suspected herdsmen attack Delta community

Keita propels unbeaten RB Leipzig past Bremen

ABUAD gets $40m AfDB loan

Police arrest suspected killers of corps member in Kaduna

Lagos govt to arraign kidnappers of Iba monarch

Igbo leaders no longer respect Ojukwu, MASSOB laments

EPL: Man City back on top as Saints draw raises doubts

Clinton jumps to double-digit lead over Trump – Poll

Tennis: Kerber survives Cibulkova test at WTA Final

We’re extending housing loans to other Africans — FMBN CEO

Oil price down cycle ‘nearing end’, says Saudi minister

Troops arrest 21 suspected terrorists

Nigerians win big at MAMAs

Porn star accuses Trump of unwanted sexual advances

172 inmates escape prison, two dead

Valencia slam ‘lamentable’ referee in Barca loss

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Police rescue 12-year-old girl in Ogun, arrest kidnapper

After secret talks: Buhari takes steps to end feud with Tinubu

2,000 kidnappers, armed robbers embrace amnesty in Rivers

Teenager killed by police buried in Bayelsa amid tears

UNILORIN PhD graduand dies on convocation day

Six killed, 18 injured in Bauchi crash

Ladoja’s AP splits, factions hold congresses in Ibadan

Reps grumble over N350m office equipment

Don’t reopen Trans Forcados pipeline, militants warn Shell, NNPC

Chiefs arrest five for holding funeral during Oba’s coronation

Nasarawa gets N268bn allocation in five years

Ondo APC, INEC bicker over rigging allegation

Investigation on missing UNIOSUN students continues—CP

‘Stop states from conducting LG polls’

Banking stocks lose N3.12bn in one week

Nigeria needs true federalism, says Bakare

Emerging from ‘the other room’

Miami is a party town —Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi

Ambode’s IT revolution

Power firms demand 200% increase in tariff

I’m inspired by Federer’s calmness — Enosoregbe

Women should give birth before 35 — Adetukasi

The demons of President Goodluck Jonathan

Carpentry gives me fulfillment — Ola

Access to proceeds: No respite yet for exporters

I call my husband ‘my lord’ — Quincy

I wash plates, sweep in my house — Zack Orji

I want more acting jobs — Lilian Amah-Aluko

Undue rise in universities killing education — Ex-education officer, 80

Paying attention to details, makes my craft unique – Raufu

Niger Delta youths give Buhari peace conditions

Palm wine is my favourite local drink — European lecturer

Hotel etiquette

Why China remains Nigeria’s friend

Stop destroying oil pipelines, bishop tells Avengers

APGA to Ikpeazu: Fix infrastructure before wooing investors

I don’t know why Mimiko is afraid of me – Jimoh Ibrahim

The power of examples

Know your diagnostic codes (2)

Nigerian women abuse fertility drugs — Ajayi

Expanding Aso Villa Demo Day project

Informal sector loses interest in pension scheme

Recession: Health crisis imminent as drug prices skyrocket

Abuse in relationships (2)

Experts want support for children with special needs

Pick your battles

I’m bitter about how Nigeria killed my father — Ken Saro-Wiwa’s son

Eight months of Forcados shutdown cost Nigeria N689bn

Jimoh Ibrahim is not a PDP member — Jegede

CJN rejects NBA, SANs’ call for suspension of judges

90% of auto crashes caused by fake parts — FRSC

Piracy almost ruined me—Tunde Kelani

Lautech: Stop the wrangling

There is no division in CAC —Akinosun

I’m ready to make babies —Kehinde Oshadipe

FG working hard to rescue all Chibok girls – Osinbajo

Nigeria loses N1tn yearly to port inefficiency — Report

Why gratitude is more important than ever

Breaking children’s addiction to television

2015/16 NPFL season: The good, bad and ugly

Illegal pharmacies have taken over Abuja, says PCN

AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner in over $80 bn deal

How AC Milan got rare win over Juventus

Latest English Premier League table (WK9)

Church can bail Nigeria out of recession – Bakare

Rooney takes swipe at ‘United fan’ Owen

One killed as rival unions clash in Minna park

World cup qualifier: Algeria must not lose to Eagles – Feghouli

NBA’s call for suspension of arrested judges unnecessary – CJN

How to check ATM frauds, ex-VC advises CBN

Era of wasteful spending over, Buhari tells varsities

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