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Tuesday, September 02, 2014

US attacks al-Shabab militants in Somalia

Americans detained in North Korea call for help

Israeli, Palestinian boys pitch up for football friendly

Genetic insights into 2014 Ebola outbreak

Drugs taken at wrong time may not work

Ensure regular ovulation, facilitate conception with detoxification

Monday, September 01, 2014

Seleka expels its members from CAR government

Israel’s plan to seize West Bank land worries UN

Fidel Castro compares NATO to Nazis, blasts US

Colombian Rebels reject military’s role in peace talks

Non-accreditation of courses cripples activities at Plateau university

With Ebola, OAU bats now a source of concern

Fresh clashes erupt in Syria Golan Heights

Ijaw summit to educate youths –Eradiri

US-Malaysia medical school collaboration collapses

Merkel calls Islamic State a threat to Europe

Snakes invade FG girls’ college in A’Ibom

Suspected scammers hit bank, nabbed

Police arraign houseboy for stealing boss’ $10,000

Govt abandons maintenance works on Lagos road

Al Qaeda executes three spies for guiding drone strikes

Pakistani protesters, police clash

Court remands woman for kidnapping neighbour’s son

I hack uncooperative victims with axe ─ 20-year-old robber

Declare second term bid now, Ijaw tell Jonathan

I’ve not stepped down for Fintiri, says Modibbo

The magic of early detection

Why I dumped APC for PDP –Ogun Lawmaker

PDP has ruined Nigeria –Pedro

Fashola’s govt stopped working in 2009 – PDP

No virus in Bayelsa, says govt

‘150,000 Nigerian women suffer from Fistula’

Eagles must not underrate Congo – Akwuegbu, Douglas

Stop insulting Abia govt, Orji warns Kalu

Enyeama out of Calabar clash

Falcao joins Man United

Enugu says remaining six suspects now free

Fight B’Haram like Ebola, NLC tells FG

Hundreds apply as Glo Xchange agents

‘Rack Centre’ll upgrade power utilisation in Africa’

CONTEC gets NIS service delivery award

NERDC tackles mass failure with e-curriculum

Use technology to stop Ebola spread —NCS

Firm adopts technology for housing problems

NAFDAC raids Katsina markets, seizes fake food products

Foundation inaugurates support for orphans

ICT firm promotes entrepreneurship among Nigerians

Fashola allays Ebola fears, confirms receipts of N200m

Clinton calls for global compact on data gathering

Williams sisters in US Open quarterfinals

Alvarez joins Sunderland

Basketball: Senegal in historic win, US move up

Nasarawa lawmakers to boycott peace meeting with Al-Makura

Chime redeploys impeached dep gov to civil service

Spurs sign Stambouli

Crisis brewing in Nigerian cricket

Ebola: Arrested foreigners are musicians, says immigration

MTN, Etisalat in Telecom Games final

Customers shun other banks’ ATMs over N65 charge

E-ID card’ll promote cross-border trade – Wigwe

I remain committed to Jonathan, PDP –Yuguda

Oyo APC, PDP clash

Re: Demons in our democracy

Voters without permanent cards won’t vote in 2015 – INEC

Deal with Shekau

FG and private school owners

US, Britain, Nigeria, others review counter-terrorism war Sept. 3

Closure of schools

Ridiculous diagnosis of EVD

Senegal monitors contacts of first Ebola patient

Factory activity in Europe, Asia cools

Lawmaker donates ICT centre to club

Do not tweet when naked, drunk or eating, police warned

My friends are afraid of me – Ebi Akpeti

NYSC relocates 258 corps members over Nasarawa crisis

ICT firm promotes entrepreneurship among Nigerians

Who is the fairest of them all?

Federer to start 2015 season at Brisbane

IBEDC meter palaver

Africa’s biggest fund manager prefers platinum to gold

Former Kano deputy gov dies at 90

Falcao arrives to complete Manchester United move

Death toll rises in Paris apartment building blast

Police parade 68 suspected criminals in Edo

60,000 civilians flee as Syrian forces hunt jihadists

Nigerian health sector deplorable – Okorocha

Jonathan arrives Nairobi for AU meeting on security

Impeached Enugu deputy governor redeployed to civil service

Ebola: Doctor, Pharmacist test negative, discharged in Enugu

Ebola: FG opts for clinical trials of two Japanese vaccines

No Ebola in Bayelsa – Official

Ogun police storm suspected fraudsters’ hideout, arrest 11

I didn’t step down for Adamawa acting governor – Modibbo

Nigeria lacks visionary leadership -Atiku

Jonathan’s support groups now 8000 – Presidency

Confab delegate wants report to form new constitution

NERDC introduces e-curriculum to tackle mass failure in exams

Impeachment: We have replaced a ‘faulty part,’ says Chime

Reptiles invade Govt Girls College in Akwa Ibom

Multichoice denies owing actors’ royalties

APC, PDP supporters clash in Oyo

Army imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew in Maiduguri

Ebola: Remaining six contacts of nurse in Enugu now free 

We won’t move against Tambuwal until he defects – Reps

NDE trains 100 youths on technological skills

Parents of boy with brain tumor fight extradition

Stop disparaging Abia govt, Orji warns Kalu

Syria conflict: Fresh clashes erupt in Golan Heights

Man Utd agree to sign Falcao on loan

UK man admits child death hoax calls

NAFDAC storms Katsina, confiscates fake food products

Arsene Wenger flies to Rome to referee charity match

Real Madrid sign Chicharito on loan

Militants take over govt ministries in Libya

Ebola: NMA urges FG to increase border checks

Boko Haram launches attack on Bama in Borno

Bridge construction: Akute residents lament

NDLEA arrests 4,511 drug suspects in six months

Ukraine soldiers abandon key airport

Mexico probes mass fish death in Lake Cajititlan

Pakistan state TV back on air after protests

Prosecute Boko Haram sponsors, SERAP tells ICC

Parents of British boy with tumor face extradition

Lesotho march cancelled after ‘coup’

Will new ATM fee improve banks’ services?

India unveils cheap new village toilets

Speaker urges youths’ participation in politics

Putin calls for talks on east Ukraine statehood

Iraq breaks Islamic State siege of Amerli

Germany offers military aid against IS group

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Sweden investigates possible Ebola case

Cuba introduces new customs limits

Ashya King: Brother defends parents in new video

Amosun warns against indiscriminate dumping of refuse

Olukere cautions against regency tussle

PDP leader dispels rumour of opposition to Dickson

Crisis looms in Plateau over forced traders’ relocation

Operatives alone can’t solve Nigeria’s security problem – IGP

Ecobank boosts CBN’s financial inclusion programme

Rising cost of compliance breaches worries banks

How electronic ID card’ll promote financial inclusion – MasterCard

‘GOtv at forefront of digital migration’

MTN Foundation donates patrol vehicles to Kwara

StarTimes begins digital transmission services

Mobile money, key to economic growth – Economists

Dell, VMware collaborate on networking solutions

Caritas, Investi sign agreement on digital communication

Airtel takes ICT to rural communities

Digital migration to cost Nigeria $370m –NBC

Malaysia airlines to shed 6,000 jobs

Renting more expensive in many US metros – Survey

Dangote to increase cement supply, simplifies distribution network

GNI boosts employees’ morale

IEI settles N616.17m claims

LASACO shows commitment to education development

Continental Re appoints head for life operations

Union Assurance unveils four-year development plan

Business environment’ll determine success of PRA —Expert

Knocks, kudos for Atiku over scholarship to Chibok girls

Social media notes from 2011 election (2)

As Boko Haram takes over Borno police college

Should Jonathan get automatic PDP ticket?

Social media alone is not enough

FG seeks engineers’ assistance to implement road bill

Engineers advised to maintain high ethical standards

NIA endorses West African Ceramics

Architects seek local content law for construction industry

Group petitions Jonathan over creation of Bori State

We helped produce Yoruba president, says OPC

PDP accuses Ekiti govt of property scam

Those accusing us of imposition are hypocrites —APC

Arsenal held by Leicester

Obudu Mountain Race gets Nov 8 date

US Open: Djokovic, Murray, Serena sail on

Metro Pro League targets growth

Fenerbahce cut ties with Yobo

Ebimobowei eyes Eagles invite

Musa scores brace for CSKA, Ujah on song

CAF upholds Rwanda disqualification

Madubunyi U-15 tourney begins today

NAWIS hails Falconets, Okagbare

Wenger eyes deadline-day recruit

Balotelli misses out on Conte’s Italy squad

Murray has lost fear factor – Tsonga

Errani advances to US Open quarterfinals

Lambert delighted with Agbonlahor

Dubai developers urged to offer rent-to- own schemes

New home sales in Australia down by 6%

Ghost tenants putting landlords, agents at risk

Africa records more real estate funds

NIS gets 25 new Fellows

UK property prices up 0.8% in August

FG, firms to build 250 houses in Akure

Investors encouraged to consider holiday homes

Consultant town planners decry low patronage by govt

CBN approves FMDQ’s commercial paper process

Guinness may report profit decline, rise in sales

Treasury market rally stronger than predicted

Analysts expect more activities this week

Do you have life insurance?

Health insurance spending not commensurate with impact – Thomas

Steps to determine product-market fit

INEC and task of enforcing campaign finance

And a confab held

Rekindling faith in the Nigerian military

Spectranet canvasses cost-effective Internet services for SMEs

ADVAN urges stakeholders to prepare for analogue switch-over

Jostle for Presidency divides Nigerians

Niger-East senatorial bye-election inconclusive, says INEC

NYSC plans screening centres for camps

Sick health insurance scheme leaves patients helpless (1)

Tambuwal warns against militarisation of elections

So you need a back operation

Dish the dirt with regular hand wash

Women bear highest brunt of disease

Foods that fight osteoporosis

No alternative to hard work –Obasanjo

Five scientists studying trend die

Beat hypertension with exercise

Boosting memory with electric current to brain

‘Absence of screening device at P’Harcourt airport shocking’

CLO decries porous border between Rivers, neighbouring states

Tambuwal, Lamido absent as N’West PDP endorses Jonathan

Customs officials attack LASTMA office, vandalise property

11 die as Islamists attack Somalia intelligence site

2015: We’ve no candidate, US envoy tells APC

Police inspector dies while fighting wife

Ebola: Kumuyi urges Nigerians to practise good hygiene

FG seeks review of economic partnership agreements

Six soldiers die in suspected al Qaeda bombings

Ebola: Three new suspected cases in Port Harcourt

Sterling Bank gets e-payment recertification

A-Z Petroleum seals $80m Afreximbank deal

Biometrics won’t stop online theft – Jaikaran

Firm establishes school to address business failure

22 miners rescued from Nicaragua gold mine

Iceland lifts airspace restrictions

Afenifere flays Kwankwaso over comment on 1999 Constitution

Judicial workers’ strike may begin October 2

Judicial workers’ strike may resume October 2

Ebola: FG summons another NCH meeting

PDP appeal committee clears Adamawa acting gov

INEC declares Niger East senatorial by-election inconclusive

2015: North-West PDP endorses Jonathan

Adamawa: PDP appeal committee clears Fintiri

Jonathan urged to ensure trial of Boko Haram sponsors

Ekiti traditional leader cautions against Regency tussle

Pakistan army chiefs to meet over unrest

EPA: FG assures manufacturers of adequate protection

Terrorism: Jonathan, African leaders to meet in Kenya

Five scientists studying Ebola trend die

I’m not opposing Dickson, says Bayelsa PDP leader

Protesters condemn Hong Kong ruling

Absense of Ebola screening device at PH airport shocking -TUC

Eleven policemen dismissed over death of UNICAL student

We have no candidate, US envoy tells APC

Arms handling: Army trains 350 NSCDC officials in Cross River

Three patients now in Ebola treatment centre – Rivers

Iceland issues new volcano alert

Cameron considers ban on UK jihadists returning home

Philippine peacekeepers rescued in Syria

EU sets Russia sanctions ultimatum

Bahrain arrests top human rights activist

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Pakistan protesters clash with Islamabad police

US planes drop aid, strike IS in Iraq

Iran slams US on new sanctions

Rebels attack Philippine troops in Syria

EU to mediate in Ukraine crisis

Coup: Lesotho PM flees to South Africa

Wash weaves

Stylish bow ties

Whither Bola Atta?

Between Sina Rambo and Nenesi Ibru

Jennifer Obayuwana unveils son

No woman can snatch me from my wife — Faparusi

I love to dance –Kemi Nelson

Watch that waxing

Age-defying food

Kids’ dental care

My man must pamper me –Miss Tourism Nigeria

Dear Kemi

My relationship with Snoop Dogg — Teni

Great things husbands do

Stylish balconies

Best, worst dressed of MTV Awards

Sofia Vergara’s evening gown rips open

Son reports Jenny McCarthy to Police

Madonna slams Lady Gaga in new Song

Role played by Pitt and Jolie’s kids at wedding

Aftershave regimen

I hate wearing make-up — Lola Maja-Okojevoh

Dad is now flexible— Kokori’s son

I was shot for not supporting Awolowo — 98-yr-old monarch

98 year-old man writes first book

Dada Pottery: Where women potters hold sway

Nigerians react: Take-over of Gwoza town

Ebola kills social life in varsities

‘We will cause problems for Arsenal’

Mauri: Lazio are ready for AC Milan

Gerrard confident ahead of Spurs clash

Conte: Balotelli must improve for Italy

Barcelona touch at Villarreal

Despite ‘NFF’, please say “Cheese”!

Transfer market: business as usual for Nigerian players

I would have been a gospel artiste — Akpeyi

Maigari arrested over NFF fire outbreak — NSC

Stoke stun champions City

Telecoms Games: Ericsson, others battle for final place

Chelsea hammer Everton 6-3

Marburg fever

Inside First Consultants Hospital

Adadevoh: Mourning a national heroine

Jonathan won’t impose candidate on Adamawa –Presidency

Examining the Buhari option

‘Aregbesola re-elected for his good works’

Falae calls for maximum force against B’Haram

Get voter cards, group urges Nigerians

Ebola Outbreak: Panic in UCTH

Ebola Outbreak: Rivers residents stay indoors

US to screen Nigerian students for virus

Lagos warns residents against open defecation

I’m still consulting –Kwakwanso

Governorship: PDP disqualifies Adamawa acting gov

No Ebola patient in Rivers quarantine centre – Investigation

Obasanjo chides Liberia for Sawyer’s visit

NYSC cancels orientation

ZMapp cures 100% lab monkeys

Dons task Nigerian researchers

Ebola: US to conduct vaccine trial in Nigeria

Jonathan to declare 2015 ambition soon — Anyim

Mu’azu, Anenih ask Ikimi to join PDP

Boat mishap death toll rises to 12

APGA adopts Jonathan as 2015 candidate

Where’s our satellite?

Chibok girls: Powerful Nigerians don’t want girls rescued — Negotiator

Power sector needs more engineers — NAPTIN DG

Intentional and malicious wounding of another

One must be creative in business – Babalola

Why I no longer shoot music videos — Okpechi

Boat operators demand filling stations

Herbal dosage not clinically tested — Expert

German economy vulnerable to water scarcity — WWF

Chime’s deputy impeached for different offences— House leader

A saint’s Dangerous Attraction

Nigerian doctors get N5,000 insurance monthly — Resident doctors’ president

Police recruit farmers to fight crime

Bank charges: Better days ahead (2)

NATO accuses Russia of violation in Ukraine

The billion-dollar fall of Portuguese dynasty — Report

Over three million Syrians have fled country —UN

Chime guilty of same offences as deputy — Nnaji

Power shift uproar across Benue, Plateau, Taraba

Missing boy with brain tumour found in Spain

PDP stops Adamawa acting gov from primary

Ebola: Police raid Lagos hotels, arrest 39 foreigners

Crisis in Ekiti over regent’s appointment

Seven soldiers, four others dead in Baghdad suicide bombing

Ebola: Sawyer shouldn’t have left Liberia, says Obasanjo

IS extremists threaten all of Europe, says Cameron

2015: APGA offers Jonathan, Umeh automatic tickets

Ebola: Relation of dead doctor not in Abia, says Commissioner

Mark commends Jonathan for reinstating sacked residents doctors

Swiss baby dies after being forgotten by parent in car

Iran criticises US over new sanctions

Lesotho ‘coup’ forces PM to South Africa

PDP leaders beg Ikimi to Join ruling party

Spanish police search for missing boy with brain tumour

UN calls for release of Fijian peacekeepers

Police commission promotes Ogunshakin, Tanko, others

IMF ‘confident’ Lagarde can continue despite probe

Aide in court for defrauding Danjuma of N2bn

Ukraine crisis: EU leaders consider response to Russia

Rescuers free trapped Nicaraguan miners

Coup attempt in Lesotho as soldiers seize key buildings

Nations Cup: Ivory Coast risk disqualification

FBI probes Islamic State recruiting in US

Friday, August 29, 2014

Cold War US spy dies in prison

Top four, Manchester United’s target – Van Gaal

Nasa approves rocket to take humans to Mars

Libya fighters say enemy plane shot down

Nicaragua gold miners trapped after landslide

I never thought of breaking world records – Bolt

Totti’s last shot at the Scudetto?

Golf equipment sales hit as interest in the sport wanes

Rosberg hit me on purpose – Hamilton

US Open 2014: Golding turns his back on tennis

Klitschko, Pulev fight rescheduled

Samuel Eto’o shunned Italian interest to join Everton

Barca are constantly improving, says Rakitic

Hughes expecting tough City test

Costa absence could prove costly

Most celebrated artistes’ songs lack content –Cheekuh

Ignorant assumptions (II)

Vagabonds in power

The waste called Nigeria football administration

Commissioner’s killers die in gun battle

Travel tips to Nicaragua

Ara’s typical DAY

My first…with Zakky

Shopaholic…with Evaezi

Witches burn man alive in front of son

Chinese students tie hair to ceiling to prevent sleeping

Miracle baby becomes healing sensation in Cambodia

Boy with extra-ordinarily long neck to undergo surgery

Hip hop star, Ja rule, to storm Nigeria

At 13, I made up my mind I’d always look good to keep my husband –Osoba

I only stole parked okadas –Suspected motorcycle thief

Family of man allegedly shot by police demands compensation

We lost nine sisters, farmlands to Chibok attacks –Victims of B’Haram insurgency

How Nigerians risk death by putting their hopes in roadside ‘pharmacists’

Where did you first learn about sex? (II)

Electricity consumers reject new plans to increase tariff

Politicians in season of defection for 2015

Adamawa by-election too hasty –Agi, PDP chieftain

Lallana poised for Liverpool debut

FIFA axe dangles over Nigeria again: Insists on September elections

FG recalls suspended resident doctors

10 die, eight missing in P’Harcourt boat mishap

Late doctor knew diplomat had Ebola virus – Govt

Ebola: 160 placed under observation in Rivers

2015: PDP considers automatic ticket for Jonathan

Nicotiana: Plant used to make Ebola drug, ZMapp

Boko Haram turns Police college to training camp –Survivor

Monarch, residents flee town over fear of attack

APC crisis: I’m not contesting with Osoba –Amosun

Nine injured as APC lawmakers clash in Ibadan

Governance: Olugbo canvasses role for traditional rulers

Ex-LG boss, others get free medical aid

Lack of political will threatens anti-terrorist campaign –Audu-Bida

Adamawa: How Jonathan, Mu’azu saved Ribadu

Rugby federation to lift women’s game

MTN battle of the year break dance winner emerges

My friends taught me because I couldn’t go to school –Oga Bello

‘Australia won’t become dumping ground for old vehicles’

Which would you prefer – good sex or good food?

Police arraign farmer, 59, for fraud

Work-related hazards, diseases claim 2.3 million lives annually – ILO

FG promises stable power supply in October

Who wants the President dead?

Mercedes-Benz set to rename all SUVs, Crossovers

Businessman in court for issuing N8m dud cheques

Poor power supply makes imported drugs cheaper than local ones –Ola Ijimakin

Ibe opts for Derby switch

I shave my hair, keep my beards to look older –Audu Maikori

Sex, better form of exercise than jogging –Study

Oyakhilome’s wife, Anita, files for divorce

ABS Street ready to defend MTN Street Soccer title

Oyo community gets light after 30 months of power outage

Researchers link Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone to funeral

FIFA rejects Chris Giwa as NFF President

Colombia grants gay couples adoption rights

You are an APC member, Adamawa youths tell Fintiri

Torres joins AC Milan on loan

More than three million have fled Syria – UN

Residency programme: NMA commends FG’s reversal of suspension

Ebola: Experimental drug ZMapp is ’100% effective’ in animal

FG, Brazil sign MoU on N144bn 700MW power plant

Police commission promotes Ogunshakin, Tanko to AIG

Pakistan army intervenes in political crisis

Gunmen kill six, injure seven in Pakistan

Lamido appoints Obasanjo chancellor of Jigawa varsity

Military needs political will to curb insurgency – Audu-Bida

Iran sanctions: US targets firms over nuclear links

Expect stable power supply by October, FG tells Nigerians

My husband has improved fortune of women – Patience Jonathan

Shinji Kagawa set for Dortmund return

Delta wants INEC to create time for voter registration

Brazil’s economy falls into recession

Number plates: FRSC impounds 50 vehicles

August heavy rainfall good for farmers – NiMet

57% West Africans without electricity – AfDB

UK’s terror threat level raised

Senegal confirms first Ebola case

Failure to punish impunity fuels terrorism – Fayemi

FG wades into Kogi, Anambra bloody clashes

Adamawa: Ribadu, Marwa, Gundiri get waiver

Police parade carpenter for concealing gun in a loaf of bread

Four found guilty of shooting Rwandan general

Xabi Alonso completes Bayern move

Ebola: CAF stands firm on Nations Cup venues

FG lifts ban on doctors’ residency training programme

NATO accuses Russia over Ukraine

Libya’s prime minister resigns

Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff after disasters

Syria conflict: More than 3m have fled war, says UN

NFF refutes suspension of Premier League matches

Iceland eruption near volcano triggers red alert

Ukraine crisis: NATO holds emergency meeting

Don seeks legislation against noise pollution

Pakistan military to mediate in political deadlock

Libya: France urges special UN support

UK warns citizens against travelling to Ebola-hit countries

Thursday, August 28, 2014

New hospital food rules introduced in UK hospitals

Ebola outbreak: W’Africa travel bans to be lifted

Modern research borne on a relic

School targets raising talented leaders

NGO prepares pupils for computer-based testing

Success excites pupils at science competition

Ukraine: Obama blames Russia for violence

Namibia wants banks to sell 25% stake

Emerging market stock, bond inflows slow – IFF

Equities halt six-day fall

No cause for alarm over recent performance –Operators

Group campaigns against use of soldiers for election

Islamic State militants behead Kurdish man in Iraq

We’re gaining ground in S’East – APC

Tambuwal, Fashola presidential ticket can crush PDP –Rep

FG should use ‘missing $20bn’ to fight insecurity —Ogunnusi

N968bn budget not enough to fight insecurity —Obanikoro

Platini won’t run against Blatter

Zaha rejoins Palace on loan

Ecobank donates $50,000 for Ebola fight

Anyansi disowns Giwa’s NFF

Pirlo sidelined for a month

Soriola joins Montreal Impact

Ebola having ‘acute’ impact on W’African economies –IMF

SME funding gap hits $140bn – Sekibo

Liverpool draw Madrid, Chelsea against Shalke

Ki commits to Swansea

Song, Welbeck interest Spurs

Proprietors mobilise against Ebola disease

Anxiety greets FG’s postponement of resumption over Ebola

LASACO Assurance uses ICT tools for marketing

E’Guinea’s envoy to US suspected of battery

WAEC: Deputy governor-elect blames poor performance on teachers’ motivation

Oyo okays free meal for pupils

Famous Grouse whisky maker rewards customers

LPG marketers urge members to be safety-conscious

Chicken Republic opens more outlets

Group seeks enforcement of regulations in brewing

FG plans financing scheme for manufacturers

Nigeria’s power sector is behind schedule – Togunde

Re: Mimiko and the future of Ondo politics

Now, politicians are on leash

Osun: Demons in our democracy

As FG begins evaluation of capital projects

Towards a conflict free world

Equipping our soldiers for terror war

The Internet and creative industries

Journalists, security analysts frustrating my job –Defence spokesman

Nigeria’s destiny amidst epileptic power

Should PDP grant Ribadu waiver to contest election?

Buhari and the age controversy

New changes to Twitter’s ‘favorite’ feature

Risks you take using social media

FBI probe JP Morgan ‘cyber-attack’

Ribadu has no political value, Clark tells PDP

Argentina strike causes disruption in Buenos Aires

Scottish independence: Firms say ‘Yes’ vote would benefit economy

Qantas reports record annual loss

Australia’s Billabong posts loss

IMF’s Christine Lagarde under investigation

France’s jobless total rose sharply in July

McDonald’s plans appeal against Moscow outlet closure

Punish corrupt officials

Wonder banks’ investors’

IKEDC, stop this fraud

Akunyili’s legacy

Jonathan’s political ambition

Review impeachment laws

Solving fuel problem

Case against Jonathan

Beyond the 2014 National Productivity awards

Ebola and the role of doctors

Neuroscientists watch imagination happening in the brain

Home is where the microbe lies

Avoid strange dogs!

Simple ways to make life easy

Tension relieving foods

My mother advised me against joining politics –Ladoja

Fayose’ll dismiss workers employed after election – PDP

Zoning is retrogressive, says Abia group

PDP will produce next Lagos governor –George, Mimiko

APC, NBA, Sagay ask Jonathan to stop rallies

CCA planning monograph on Ojeikere’s photos

Stakeholders set for No Music Day

Oct. 13 resumption date for schools, tentative —FG

Import duty will cripple bring-back-the-book campaign – Kolawole

Four suspects cleared in Oyo

Court remands four for killing 21-year-old

Community submerged by flood seeks Lagos govt help

CNS advocates health insurance for military retirees

Lagos commercial bus driver, others beat up cop

Cops capture fleeing awaiting trial suspect

Cameroonian soldiers shell B’Haram camp inside Nigeria

Suspect vows to preach against robbery if released

Expert advises patients to demand rights from doctors

Police arraign mother for killing son

Pensioners get N60bn boost

Customs back preventive measures, delay in schools resumption

NSCDC absolves officials from graduate hawker’s death

Adamawa PDP gov aspirants battle Ribadu, others

Ebola: Amaechi visits isolation centre

Five traders feared dead in Ekiti car crash

Police parade suspected robbers

LASG urges transparency in governance

Osun: Omisore petitions tribunal, wants Aregbesola sacked

Patani youths threaten to blow off bridge

Zuma loses battle to keep spy tapes secret

Insurgents take over Madagali Catholic church house

Lack of patriotism, root of societal evils –Cleric

Riek Machar rebels reject S’Sudan deal

60% of fuel subsidy funds smuggled abroad –Jonathan

Egypt queries Mursi over documents leaked to Al Jazeera

Lagos trains 60 pupils in agriculture

Harrysong’s ex girlfriend wants him back

Lara Royal set for fifth album launch

National Troupe closes children workshop with Eriri

Ukraine says Russian troops back rebel advance

Four years later, Venus hits third round

NLNG, others sign MoU on terminal support tugs

Netanyahu faces political turbulence after Gaza war

Mali to prosecute parents of underage migrants

Ukraine: US warns of new sanctions against Russia

Erdogan sworn in as Turkey president

Jonathan inaugurates new electronic ID card

Malaysia Airlines warns of further losses

Ebola vaccine trials to start in US next week

Emel unveils new products

Ronaldo wins UEFA’s Best Player in Europe Award

Ebola: Rivers identifies patients of late doctor

Pop star Shakira pregnant with second child

Premier League suspended over referees’ strike

Russian soldiers in Ukraine -NATO

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif named as murder suspect

IS kills dozens of Syrian soldiers

Navy Chief advocates health insurance for military retirees

Aspirants gang up against Ribadu, others

Police stop APC rally in Minna

CBN begins restructuring of NSPMC, retires directors

Non oil exports to ECOWAS may hit N116.5bn – FG

FCT gets acting Grand Khadi

2014/15 UEFA Champions League draw

Turkey’s Erdogan sworn in as president

Ebola: APC, NBA ask Jonathan to stop second term rallies

60% of subsidy fund smuggled out of Nigeria – Jonathan

State creation: Group petitions Jonathan, Mark, others

Rainstorm displaces 2,000 residents in Edo

43 UN peacekeepers held in Syrian Golan Heights – Official

Ebola: PDP accuses Amaechi of insensitivity

Our rectory, taken over by Boko Haram – Catholic Church

PDM’ll not form alliance with PDP, others

Rooney named new England captain

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