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The Punch News Archive for April 2010Rss

Thursday, April 29, 2010

We will pay all depositors their money-Savannah Bank

Power: Shell awards contract to boost gas supply

Mimiko, Ondo PDP boss, hail Iwu’s removal as INEC boss

Court upholds impeachment of Oseni, former Ogun Speaker

Pakistan Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud ‘still alive‘

EFCC opens trial of national gallery officials accused of stealing N871m

Nigeria‘s Brass River crude exports delayed

MTN subscribers up by 7% in Q1, buoyed by Nigeria, Iran‘s market

Gulf of Mexico oil leak worse than previously thought

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Workers threaten strike over salary increase

Glaxo earnings beat goals on flu shots

Mega party sends application to INEC

OBHS old students, Lagos chapter meets May 2

Amnesty accuses Mexico of migrant abuse

Gulder Five-A-Side hots up

Ribery to miss final

UK’s Labour dismisses pre-poll Greek comparisons

PHCN to relocate Ekoro 11KV station

2011: Go and mourn your late wife, Ojudu tells IBB

SAP first-quarter profit doubles as sales rise

Exports boost South Korea’s economy

New constitution may be ready next month — Reps

Ekiti: Illegal tree fellers to face prosecution

US Embassy warns applicants on visa

Bring on Germany – Cahill

Puel laments s/final defeat

Bayern’s hat-trick hero shocked by Lyon win

Ghana’s Agogo out of World Cup

Iran makes new counter-offer to escape US sanctions

We need truthfull leaders

Journalists’ murder keeps Nigeria ‘in the cave’ —NGE

Oyo pensioners allege govt insensitivity, threaten demonstrations

Court dismisses Bode George’s N2bn libel suit

US mortgage applications index fell 2.9% last week

BG profit may drop 2.9% on gas sales

Bradesco profit rises 9.8% in Q1

Ugbagwu: ‘Why attacks on journalists may persist’

Agbaje, others extol virtues of late Pa Adesanya

Younger generation, vote out IBB

AGF seeks urgent decongestion of prisons

NNPC’s depot laments pipeline vandalism in C’River

Still on execution of robbers

WFP urges G8 to end child malnutrition

‘Why we set up microfinance bank’

‘Union Bank committed to economic development’

FG, IOCs, N/Assembly negotiate on PIB

Japan FA stands by under-fire coach – report

Dixon backs Neville for W’Cup

Niger faces total crop failure

Europa League: Benitez targets victory

S’Africa introduces new visa policy

‘PIB must be revisited with respect to regulation’

Skye Bank stages walk against HIV/AIDS

Bank customers stranded in Nsukka

Chilli peppers can relieve pain – Study

Scratch-card and employment

US Consular Service honours Nigerian oil company

Onovo probes police contracts from Jan 2009

Customs officers petition Jonathan over discrimination

2011: Nigerians must insist on credible elections — Buhari

JBS to raise $1.04bn after delaying US unit’s IPO

So much for Imo State’s job offer

IG, caution MOPOL

Health tip: Help heal your ulcer

Greece crisis: Investors’ fears grow

‘Breast cancer‘s return in original tumor site, bad sign’

New drug offers hope in menstrual cramps

Lack of access road in Delta

Mothers’ wrath for cradle-snatching Yerima

US stocks rise as earnings top estimates

Court refuses to stop Ibori’s arrest

Kebbi, UNICEF spend N200m on malnutrition

Police arrest two men for stealing N1m

Ondo State records 29 robbery cases in four months — CP

Operators lobby Senate over LP Gas Bill

Community Policing

16 die in Somali violence

Why insurers are not enthusiastic about HMOs

Standard Chartered Bank acquires African custody business

Shell forecasts drop in production over disruptions

Eagles move up in FIFA rankings

NFF’s missing money: Court decides on May 26

FG set to revitalise oil palm production

US opens enquiry into Pakistani spy network

Cancer: Mammograms may not boost survival –Study

Osun PDP: On the precipice of disintegration

China lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors

World Cup: Hiddink warns of S’Korean threat

Lagerback needs Siasia in South Africa – Etim

Why states may invest in electricity distribution

78 stocks record losses in bearish trading

PENCOM, ICRC to collaborate on infrastructure finance

CBN acknowledges positive improvement in insider-related credit

Ethiopian govt accuses opposition of planning poll violence

Re: Execution of prisoners

Making maximum returns from vacant land

Fuel import permit stirs controversies among marketers

Acts of cowardice by policemen worry IG

Hungry to learn

Appalling state of the prisons

Lagos to provide every household with two insecticide nets

Senate sets up joint committee on anti-terrorism bill

Iwu sacked, passport seized

Malaria: Fight against disease starts with prevention — Experts

Now that Jonathan is also Minister for Power

Books, books, and more books on Niger Delta

Nasrda: A strategic agency for national development

LG presents N1.3bn budget, introduces e-banking

Lawmaker inaugurates N100m constituency projects

Brain‘s ‘moral outrage‘ centre identified

Virgin Nigeria gets new name next week

Realtors condemn Senate for rejecting land bill

FG inaugurates new board for oil spillage

NAICOM targets 250,000 jobs in two years

FG sets up committee on hydroelectric power

Oil, gas annual expenditure hits $18bn – Alison-Madueke

SEC unveils 23 rules for capital market

Jonathan sacks Iwu

Gordon Brown ‘mortified‘ by his ‘bigoted woman‘ slur

Police seal PDP office in Jos, as INEC prepares staff for 2011 elections

C’River: NDLEA seizes 170.404kg of drug, arrests 29 suspects

You are responsible for nation‘s backwardness, NANS tells IBB

PDP’s vote of confidence on Jonathan deceptive -CNPP

Ondo governor urges Navy to rid Niger Delta waterways of criminals

2011 General election: Police vow to jail errant officers

Rwanda denies political crisis before August vote

MTN confirms talks for Orascom, assets

Minsheng, killer of school children executed in China

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria moves to 20th position

Violence in Somali capital kills 16 people

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Govt lifts embargo on land allocations in Abuja

Senate seeks cancellation of N63bn airport project

Use Nwosu against IBB

Evil genius again?

Regulate importation of generators

Re: Man issues fake MOT

The return of Babangida

Exit of the Okanlomo of Ibadanland!

Jonathan’s equivocation on Iwu

IBB: A man haunted by his sordid past

Onitsha market leader preaches against violence

Lions Club raises N20m to resettle the destitute in Lagos

Enugu Assembly passes NHIS Bill

Emir calls for training of police officers

Ondo PDP crisis deepens as parallel chairman emerges

Salaries: Stop deceiving workers, Ekiti NLC

Oni seeks security, endowment fund for journalists

UN congress examines Lagos crime prevention strategy

Lecturer criticises Obasanjo for demolishing toll gates

Robbery: Court sentences herbalist, two others to death

DIG warns against violence ahead of tribunal’s verdict

Jonathan condemns early campaigns for 2011 elections

Lagos confirms three dead in collapsed building

NAPEP empowers 500 families in Ondo State

I’m better than Ali – Mayweather

Unknown persons trail Vanguard’s correspondent in Benin

Halliburton scandal: Ewang dares EFCC

A’Ibom: Nurses demand implementation of new salary package

US Airways‘ exit could aid continental

China leads bid for world’s top auto share

Ohakim urges FG to rehabilitate roads in Imo

IBB: FG writes civil society groups

ACNFA backs ex-footballers for NFF jobs

‘FG to commence fertiliser distribution in May’

Ford Motors quarterly profits hit a six-year high

Bears sustain hold as ASI sheds 2.55%

Elections: NPL wants court cases resolved

Textile union faults 2010 budget

Haiti drops kidnapping charge for missionaries

ABC Transport highlights founder’s achievements at 50

Teenage marriage: Women threaten mass action against Ahmed

CLO petitions IG, seeks release of detained monarch

SAA Cargo implements web-based system

Tits bits from PDP NEC meeting

NUJ plans SOS rally for journalists

Lagos pays N3.7m insurance claims for killed LASTMA officials

Tata plans assembly plant, gets envoy’s endorsement

Kidnapping: Police rescue cleric, two-year-old baby

Nigeria needs political will to eradicate malaria — Amaechi

Malaysia may reach ‘ageing nation’ status by 2035

Myanmar ministers to resign from military

Malaria deaths unfortunate – Fidson boss

Why we removed politicians’ posters –Agency

Gerrard warns Chelsea

FG earmarks N244bn for commercial agriculture

England has the best camp base – Hoddle

UBA to raise N50bn

Consumer confidence rises in US

AIG stock grossly overvalued – Analyst

Analysts remain optimistic on market outlook

Oil firms boost forex liquidity

S’Africa banks on Mphela, tackles Jamaica

Arm Holdings records 98% profit rise

World Cup: Bio, Lulu hit S’Africa

AC, Omisore disagree over Fayemi

Ag. President links poor health delivery to brain drain

Archaelogists claim discovery of Noah’s Ark

Protests as Ukraine approves Russian naval base extension

Ex-militants ask Jonathan to probe N50bn amnesty fund

Three die as violence rocks two Ogun communities

American Air delays Chicago – Beijing service

Bristow, NCAT in technical support agreement

Shell v. Dec Oil: Appeal court set aside verdict on N2bn claim

Building collapse: Oyo architects fault with building owners

Akinyaju calls for more sickle cell centres

Emirates to double world largest plane on London route

75% of Lagos drivers are illiterate –Oyedokun

Fashola: Assembly panel demands evidence from group

Bayelsa commissioner still missing

Chocolate lovers ‘are more depressive,’ say experts

Vietnam to invest $66m in traffic control

Nigeria’s emergency management plan comes under attack

Seraph Voices goes WAZOBIA on Choir Day

‘TAVA’ll maintain its standard

Imoke warns against election of cultists

Enyimba ’ll win league – Odita

Reckitt leaves forecasts unchanged, Europe sales flat

Pique backs Barca to go through

Accountant-General’s office starts workers verification

Rand drops, worst among major currencies

Markets flat as earnings offset Greece fears

How to write good business letter

Entrepreneurship Development Centre trains 9,000 in two years

Strategic partnership that led to business success

BP profits double on oil price rises

Sanusi to highlight gains of reforms

2010 budget: Insurers seek premium growth from implementation

Brazilians reserve judgment on Dunga

No regrets dumping Nigeria – Igali

Unremitted taxes: FIRS considers MDAs’ prosecution

Nigeria’s survival depends on 2011 elections –Mimiko

Uzulumi: Story of Afemai people

Sustain intervention programme on tuberculosis – Kabir

Achebe set to release book on civil war

NGO plans N20bn for fibroid support centre

Wholegrains can prevent heart diseases – Scientist

Greece may need €150bn rescue, analyst warns

Jonathan inaugurates two new ministers

Murder: Clergyman discharged

EFCC recovers $6bn from ex-govs, others ... N1tn properties seized from ex-bank chiefs

EU estimates cost of volcanic ash at $3.3bn

Owerri airport gets air field lighting for night operations

Fashola should not be distracted —Okoya-Thomas

Crisis brews over control of LAUTECH

42-year old panel beater redesigns VW Beetle

Infiniti QX56: Luxury SUV with huge acceleration, agile handling

Tanker driver divorces two wives same day

Appeal court begins hearing on Lagos magistracy law

Animal production: Trans-boundary diseases, bane of livestock farming —ECTAD

Jonathan links PDP crisis to 2011 elections

Constitution review: Reps amend 40 clauses

Gabon‘s President struggles to implement reform

UN mission in Sudan gets Nigerian commander

US extradites Panama’s ex-leader, Noriega, to France

Obama to boost ties with Muslim world

Ogun empowers heads of government hospitals

A viper’s venom as antidote to wrinkles

N40bn tourism village: Ondo partners Italian firm

Dagrin, the ghetto dreamer’s final journey

Gani: The activist and his undying principles

NLC opposes increase in VAT

Falcons set for North Korea

Akanni demands new style from Eagles

Oceanic Bank, Aero differ on frozen accounts

Budget 2010: Awaiting implementation with nostalgia

Tourists may leave real estate – Sternlicht

How to build and sustain employees’ trust – Expect

‘Inaccurate data is an issue in unemployment’

Safeguarding your business information systems from hackers

Virgin Nigeria appoints new chief executive

iPhone blogger has computers seized by police

Collapsed building: Lagos confirms three dead

2011: Atiku begins subtle campaign

Edo Ugbagwu: Oshiomhole mourns, commiserates with The Nation

FG reveals one-year plan to revamp education.

Yerima’s Egyptian bride: NHRC seeks Senate probe

Nigeria’s survival will depend on 2011 elections-Ondo Governor

LG boss denies misappropriating N100m excess crude oil funds

Assembly probe panel demands evidence from True Face of Lagos

Junior Agogo to miss World Cup

South Korean woman claims 14 peaks climbing record

Parliamentary chaos as Ukraine ratifies fleet deal

Ex-Panama leader, Noriega extradited from US to France

Monday, April 26, 2010

Authors share views on evolving market

George Bush’s book out soon

Resident doctors shelve nationwide strike

Dokubo-Asari regains freedom

Top Leaders magazine celebrates five years

Methodist Church urges politicians to stop killings, kidnapping

UBA records N1.6bn profit in Q1

Babcock set to build stronger institutions

N38.3bn fraud: Adigwe gets bail

N5.2bn REA scam: Judge demands N10bn bond from Ugbane

Imo govt to establish industries in oil producing areas

Students laud Ekiti lawmakers over bursaries

Dearth of publishing enterprise, bane of Nigerian literature

British envoy escapes bomb attack in Yemen

Gunmen attack Congo military camp, kill six

One dies as building collapses in Lagos

At what point does one lose one’s humanity?

I am responsible for my environment

Making a living from provision of household necessities

LASPOTECH’s best graduating students eye teaching profession

US treasury begins sale of Citigroup stake

Airbus workers ‘to disrupt production in France’

Germany wants Greek aid ready by May 19

Oil price not hampering economic recovery – Kuwait

Rooney wins PFA award

‘Content development will threaten broadband success’

Hertz agrees to buy rival Dollar Thrifty for $1.2bn

Best Buy vows UK success, ups profit view

Anabel Mobile to drive phone usage locally

Little attention is paid to risks in telecoms services – AAA Infotek

NFF election: North-East backs Lulu

Siasia fears for Eagles

Employees’ promotion: NITEL’s management denies allegation of fraud

MTN commences Naira Splash Competition

Dubai World creditor expects debt resolution soon

CBN clarifies position on banking shares for loan

Fidelity Bank to unveil self-help product

FG orders JTB to eliminate incidence of multiple taxation

Toyota global March sales up 26.3%

Champions League: Lyon set for Bayern clash

Main One, others sign MoU for fibre ring

Our electoral system should be overhauled –AC youth leader

Cote d’Ivoire is a big threat – Deco

Nintendo signs technology agreement with S3 Graphics

‘CSR for telecoms firms is an evolving concept’

Eagles to meet Lagerback in Abuja

...Executive must be transparent – lawmaker

FHN confirms Udo Udoma, others as directors

Multi-Links Telkom offers free Internet service

Ancelotti unfazed by title battle

Access Bank, Travelex partner BIAE on summit

Insurance consortium petitions Jonathan over premium

FG to divest 24% holding in Transcorp Hilton

WonderMedia brings PC to TV

Ondo to train LG workers abroad

Murray faces Rome test

N50bn bond: It will accelerate development – Ogun Commissioner

Lagerback right to invite Kanu – Ikpeba

Emerging issues in ICT investments in Nigeria

Halliburton: Etiebet denies involvement in scandal

Aspirant seeks new zoning formula

Police arrest man for issuing fake MOT to Lagos CP

30,000 prison inmates awaiting trial —Minister

Condemned prisoners: Groups, el-Rufai fault govs

Appeal court reserves ruling in Emodi‘s suit

Condemnation trails The Nation reporter’s murder

Ex-N’Assembly members reject suspension of Nnamani, others

Court directs Statoil not to repatriate profits

NUJ regrets killing of journalists in Jos

Malaria still major burden — FG

Court adjourns Nnamani’s case till May 27

Tribunal: AC lawmaker urges police to probe bribery allegation

EFCC releases Lagos contractor

Terror watchlist: Group lauds Nigeria’s removal

Committee to institute Macebuh excellence award

TSA: Kwara govt, NUT explain positions

Obasanjo’s comment: Ondo PDP replies Mimiko

Industrialist slams public officers over money laundering

Afenifere, INC partner on peace

Jos crisis: Thousands of Ondo indigenes still stranded

Monarch, others to screen governorship aspirants in Ogun

Anglican Church condemns lack of information on Yar’Adua

Suspected tout stabs wife to death

I ’ll fight election riggers – Akhigbe

NPAN, others urge police to find Ugbagwu’s killers

N20bn contract scam: Fashola and I have no fear — Tinubu

2011: IG reads the Riot Act to police officers

Court stops PDP NEC meeting

Fashola wants economic collaboration between Nigeria, Germany

Virgin ‘Ibrahim has issues to clear’

Oceanic freezes Aero’s account over N30bn debt

Petrol: Nigeria to import four billion litres

Petroleum ministry redeploys NNPC, DPR top shots

FG, Labour resume negotiations on minimum wage

Mystery vessel belongs to Heyden Petroleum - Investigation

Telecoms: NCC to introduce price caps

N170m fraud: Ogbulafor goes into hiding

Senate, Emordi and the law

On IBB’s goal for Presidency in 2011

Electricity demand rises by 6,180MW above supply – Investigation

Appeal court reserves ruling in Emordi‘s suit

Statoil ordered to keep Agbami revenue in Nigeria

May Day: Ondo workers demand Iwu’s removal

Prison congestion: Groups reject execution of condemned inmates

Another building collapses in Lagos

‘Ex- President‘s Twin brother vies for Polish presidency‘

Sectarian violence: Thousands of Ondo State indigenes still stranded in Jos

Omar al-Bashir wins Sudan‘s presidential election

PDP aspirant urges committee to zone governorship to Ogun Central, West

Rooney wins PFA player of the year award

UK envoy in Yemen escapes suicide bomb

S‘Africa‘s ex. Central Bank head, Mboweni joins Goldman Sachs

Sunday, April 25, 2010

AC petitions Alao-Akala over looming upheaval in LG

2011: Ondo govt tackles Obasanjo over comment

Ogun signage board removes governorship aspirants’ posters

How Jos crises can be resolved — Defence Minister

Aso villa chapel honours Obasanjo, others

Ondo students plan anti-IBB protests

Greek crisis to dominate IMF meeting

Niger Delta forum, NDDC at war over Edo road project

PDP rally: Controversy trails arrest of armed thugs

Consumers, key to advertising regulations –Akunyili

Group laments relegation of Ekiti’s interest in O’odua firms

Mystery vessel stirs confusion in Badagry

Indigent students benefit from Senate President’s N40m scholarship

Policemen abandon over 2,000 NHIS ID cards

Failure in science, technology bane of development in Third World –Don

Experts list obstacles to affordable home

PIB: Oil companies to meet government on 266 amendments

World Cup will be tough –McCarthy

Credit Suisse falls behind US rivals

Electricity demand drops by 450MW

Motorcyclist dies in storm

Patients, relatives lament as doctors’ strike persists in LAUTECH

PDP crisis: EFCC, ICPC may go after govs, aides

SSS arrests Asari Dokubo at Seme border

Police order registration of vigilance groups

‘2011: Nemesis ’ll catch up with anti-June 12 elements’

Obama says auto revival encouraging, urges financial overhaul

OGROMA completes 660 road projects in 7 years

UK economic growth slows to 0.2%

Match-fixing aborted at MTN Lagos Street Soccer

Skye bank records 70% growth in gross earnings

European stocks fall on budget deficit

Firm secures $400m funding for microfinance banks in Nigeria

GTA charges operators on innovativeness

Nigerian inter-bank rates drop on budget releases

United Airlines, US Airways stop merger talks

Indian 2010 budget plugs tax loophole

Bio urged to focus on all sports

Crystalife settles N70m claims in Q1

Stakeholders to address challenges of real estate financing

FG sets up panel of enquiry on collapsed buildings

Australia tightens foreign property ownership rules

Speakers’ conference walks out Edo Speaker

PDP sues Mark, AGF over ministerial appointment

N5.2bn REA scam: Bankole challenges EFCC, opponents, others

Ibori: EFCC may seek Interpol’s help

Only AD lawmaker, others declare for LP in Ondo

I met only N281m in PDP’s account — Ogbulafor

IEI says insurance offers best protection for business

Orascom acquisition: Govt borrowing hinders MTN SA from raising fund

Windows 7, Bing jerk up Microsoft‘s profit by 35%

NIESV conference begins in Lagos

Goldman‘s Blankfein faces ‘Pecora‘ moment in US Senate

Lagos residents expect less flooding as drainage projects intensify

‘Australia emerged without excessive debt‘

S’Africa 2010 will be a success – Blatter

BOJ inflation forecast may fall short of Kan‘s goal

ECB officials rebuff concerns that Greek crisis may spread

Jonathan orders resumed dialogue on minimum wage

Staco expands services

Nigeria‘s economy now growing at 6.6 per cent –Aganga

Volcanic ash: BA defends policy on stranded passengers

Skill level in insurance industry must be enhanced –Efekoha

Holocaust tax dodger jailed for hiding funds in UBS

Business opportunities in glass manufacturing

CBN tasked on bank monitoring

80 sick Afghan schoolgirls feared poisoned

Cote d’Ivoire seeks closer ties with Nigeria

‘Supreme Court won’t tolerate proliferation of issues’

Bankole: Between conspiracy and the storm

Akpoborie faults Lagerback

Police checkpoints and inflation

FIFA made fundamental errors on World Cup tickets

Selling stressed banks

Nigeria inches closer to establishing Islamic banking model

Investors jostle to commence construction at Eko Atlantic City

BSS Properties to meet clients’ needs

NSE adjusts GTB, Oando, others for dividend, bonus issue

Cadbury records N1.24bn loss

VDT Communications partners Tantalizers on outlets’ connectivity

Exploring cost-cutting options for ICT services in Nigeria

Corporate organisations must contribute to socio-economic development –Magorimbo

‘Give emerging markets more IMF power‘

FG will restructure anti-graft agencies — Jonathan

Preparing for election with armoured vehicles

Police to establish forensic laboratories

Gunmen kill another journalist in Lagos

ERA tackles lawmaker over tobacco bill

Jonathan faults PDP’s suspension of Nnamani, Masari, others

A philanthropist’s milk of kindness

Patients, relatives lament as doctors’ strike persists at LAUTECH

AC slams BBC over Lagos documentary

Man slumps, dies in A’Ibom after being fined N10,000

South Africa‘s Zuma reveals he is HIV-negative

BREAKING NEWS: Gunmen kill The Nation correspondent

Obasanjo sold Yoruba into political slavery, says Tinubu

Jos crisis: 4 die in fresh attack

2011 elections: Presidency distances Jonathan from campaign posters

Your tyres or your life?

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Crime: Police recover 76 rifles, 1,000 ammunition in Oyo

Inter, Balotelli‘s rift worsens

France won‘t win World Cup – Platini

Ronaldo wary of African teams

World’s top female golfer quits

US to cut malaria related death by half in Nigeria

Suspension: I hold no grudge against Ogbulafor – Ekpenyong

Ferguson dismisses retirement reports

Only three home-based players can make World Cup team – Amokachi

Reforms: CBN to support banks in provision of backbone infrastructure

Publishing not a tea party – Alien magazine publisher

2011: INEC should be independent to guarantee free, fair poll – Osa-Osifo

Marketing research in a newspaper industry

Sentiment as a national disease

Emordi no longer has locus to be in the senate – Igbeke

Amazing Grace: Sony Entertainment rewards winner

Meth exposure may be worse for foetus than alcohol

Local Content Bill may generate 30,000 jobs in five years – Alison-Madueke

Philippine president names manicurist to key post

Fake IRS agent ordered to pay hotel $55,000

Fashola set to revive City League

2011: Obasanjo charges PDP to capture Lagos, Ondo

Bolt happy to stick with sprints

Immigration nabs pastor, others for child abuse

Nigeria joins the world to mark World Malaria Day

PDP NEC: Govs poised for showdown with Jonathan

Jos crisis: Northern governors are hypocrites–Northern Christian elders

Family arrested for cocaine are not broke – NDLEA

Gulder five-a-side enters crucial stage

Man shot dead for stealing palm wine

Eagles list, a waste of money –Ikpeba

People think I’m crazy for delivering over a million shoes to the needy– Mona Purdy

What is wrong with RSUST?

Building a successful business the Warren Buffett way

Woman, 89, grabs handgun and fires at intruder

Fake doctors provided breast implants

China’s young graduates live ‘ant’s’ life

Blocking protein may stem COPD

Gays, lesbians excluded from some medical studies

Siblings and criminal breach of trust

Parable Publications revives Ijapa stories

Reps’ committees: To go or not to go?

Benin-Ore Expressway: Beyond Daggash’s lame lamentation

Obama, vetting and good governance

Kwara: A pension bill entangled in many dramas

South Africa 2010: Diski Dance fever catches Nigerians

They can’t bury their mother unless they beg us

Volcanic ash: Frustrations, anger, pains of stranded passengers

Ranking doctors by cost-profile may not help save money

Frequently asked questions

Rubbing minds together

Unpaid fee: Oni orders principals to allow defaulting pupils write WASSCE

Why we asked banks to submit interest rate model

Don tasks FG, educational institutions on cassava enlightenment

FG to cushion effects of deregulation on the poor – NNPC GMD

Worker punched after confronting man about odour

Police arrest Indian ‘holy man’ over sex scandal

The road to success

Recurring robberies at Apongbon

NASS about to license ‘digital’ corruption

Food for thought

Doubts over Ibori’s whereabouts

‘Neville can make England squad’

Revocation: Fraud trails FCT land allocations

Global crisis: African finance ministers want reduced rates on facilities

Police officer wins N10m Zain promo

Six bankers remanded in prison for N12.6m fraud

Organisers make Germany pledge

Ibori is a coward – Clark

Can the new boys make a difference?

At Agodi Gardens, man and animals catch fun

‘In love with my friend’s fiancé’

Postmaster-General should clear the air

Perpetual injunctions and the judiciary

The Babangida phenomenon: Let truth be told (1)

Australian woman jailed over cheese ball murder

Woman ‘gets Chinese accent after bad migraine’

Investment Guide Are the bulls on vacation? Equities slide 1.74% this week

FG plans remediation for Kaduna Refinery’s environment

When a governor forges food production partnership with varsity

How to control your spending habit

Pan African varsity, Etisalat float centre to research, teach CSR

Greatest compliment I ever received was when I played the role of a Yoruba man – Kalu Ikeagwu

Patiently waiting for recognition

Wives have love-children too

Choosing a mate with peace of mind

Low-fat diet does little to alter cholesterol levels

Newer genetic info adds little to predicting breast cancer

We’ve power problems because we fail to maximise dams to produce water and electricity – Ale

Violence: Ibafo residents, RCCG count losses

Preemptive summons theatre gurus to the red carpet

Scent of a man

I can’t afford to rest on my oars as a female CEO, – Funke Nwankwo, CEO, Quest Publicis

2011: Ndoma-Egba’s tenure elongation theory stirs mixed feelings

Nigeria Prize instituted to change writers’ fortune – Mbanefo

Emordi, Senate, INEC and justice process

Curtailing the spread of nuclear materials

2011 Asian Cup: Holders, Iraq lands in group of death

Mumbai‘s Oberoi hotel reopens for business

Man detained over Sophie Toscan du Plantier‘s murder

Niger junta should hand over power within a year -Commission

Tanzania increases royalties in new mining law

Friday, April 23, 2010

Heartland faces SuperSport

3SC battles relegation in Enugu

Ocean Boys desperate to stop Kwara

Let’s enjoy good football

Bio: Singing the same tune

JAMB releases UTME results, 41% score above 200

No big deal being the son of Ben Murray-Bruce –Jonathan

I sold newspapers and worked as a bus conductor –Olumide Adeyemi, COO, Alcatel-Lucent Nigeria Ltd

Gani’s Will read at a private ceremony

Venus pulls out of Fed Cup semi

Cassano plots against former club

Court awards N22m against Bida Emirate Council

Every woman gets tempted to cheat on her husband –Meg Oguntala, actress

I travelled across three continents and spent 30 years to research into African history –Pa Anyi A

US Airways pulls out of merger talks with UAL

How we came about Alanta dance step –Artquake

N170m graft case: Iwuanyanwu, youths differ on Ogbulafor’s resignation

Odegbami charges Asegun to win S‘Africa tourney

Marseille moves closer to title

NIPOGA gets date

‘Expose children early to ICT’

Sex hawkers, other desperate Nigerians find new routes to Europe

Kimberly-Clark sees cost pressures in 2010

Iceland and the UK: Ancient volcanic connections

‘Why some songs are missing from HHWA list’

Nokia profit misses expectations, share plummets

Frequently asked question

Odili, Ibori and perpetual injunctions

Late ACP Omolodun’s police orderlies to remain in custody –Ajao

The men who built Brazil’s modern capital Brasilia

Group seeks autonomy for local governments in Nigeria

Abuja Club Cricket raises fund for development

Nigeria can change World Cup base –Jordaan

England stars take group’s glamour

I apologised to FIFA, not webb –Bosso

2011: We won’t endorse IBB, Buhari, others –Arewa youths

Mother’s exposure to urban air pollutants can affect children’s cognitive ability

‘We’ll decongest Abuja’

Bariga LCDA, enough is enough

Gov Yuguda and his 1,000 personal aides

Re: How are you: A question or a greeting?

Automakers showcase new models at Beijing show

Sunny Macdon and his gangster looks

I broke up with my partner when he started recording a song without telling me –Yakub Jubril

Community in Lagos sits on time bomb as petrol retail market booms

Are Bhaira Mcwizu and OC Ukeje an item?

Greek debt crisis worsens as EU revises figures

Beware of dogs

Pathetic state of secondary education in Ile Ife

Ohakim and his claim of 10,000 new jobs

My fiancée wants to sponsor our wedding

Gazan surfers brave the sewage

NAPTIP rehabilitates 323, arrests four traffickers

Experts call for regulation and gradual tightening of added salt

Champions League inspires City against Arsenal

Wolves to meet CAP in Warri

Terry‘s form will delights opponent

Bafana Bafana draw Korea

Who is an alcoholic? What is alcoholism? What is alcohol abuse?

Arik Air: Calabar taxi driver receives psychiatric treatment

Ibori sends emissaries to Jonathan, begs for change in EFCC posture

NUPENG suspends planned strike

He dumped me for a girl abroad

Now that Jonathan is back from America

In response to your story on PHCN

Strategies for curbing violent crimes (3)

My friend is pregnant for him

Running your business from home successfully

Seantero ready to wed baby mama

Big expectations for RIM at BlackBerry trade show

Banky W, MI trek for Star

Bid to build new faculty pits UNILAG against neighbouring community

When nude protests are meaningless

Some tips to help you choose the right wigs

Wigs to the rescue

He impregnated his sister, can I still marry him?

‘In 2004, I personally rescued 37 people from the Mediterranean sea’

Investing wisely in stocks

Charging the obese extra in air travel

Chioma Toplis, Kenneth Okonkwo’s ex, at war over handbag

New York Times posts profit, says ready to take on WSJ

GUS: Bob-Manuel Udokwu fails task

Burning oil rig sinks into Gulf, 11 still missing

Every great business idea has a way of generating its funding – Obazu-Ojeagbase

When we started Stock Exchange, we recorded trading on blackboard –Apostle Hayford Alile

Jos crisis: Implication of the SSS indictment of govt, police, others

Keeping your sex life alive (2)

This guy is after my money

These times are beyond scary!

Discrimination against women by Nigerian agencies

Is Charly Boy for or against Nigeria?

Her parents want a master’s degree holder

Dignitaries bid Idowu farewell in Ibadan

Opposition leader Ingabire released in Rwanda

2011 elections: Politicians in mad rush for bullet-proof cars

NITEL interconnection debts hit N26bn

I never thought I would survive the shock of my sister’s death in Sosoliso plane crash

Xerez form mounts pressure on Barca

I want to be highest scorer in S’ Africa -Bendtner

Coaching changes: Blatter raps Nigeria, Ivory Coast

My adversaries are beneficiaries of Oko Poly crisis -Rector

SUSPENSION: I HOLD NO GRUDGE AGAINST OGBULAFOR –EKPENYONG

NATO agrees Afghan security transfer plan

Serbian Dragutinovic to miss World Cup

Court orders JTF to allow experts into Gbaramatu kingdom

Mugabe backs Iran‘s nuclear programme

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Ekiti: Unpaid salaries may prevent pupils from writing WASSCE

Mexican cardinal hit again by priest abuse lawsuit

‘WAEC still upholds standards’

Brown drops hint on future as Labour-Lib Dem coalition talks grow

Intel, Shell sponsor national science fair

Bauchi earmarks N26m annually for Almajiri education

Obama’s empty promises on human rights

Lagos teachers write assessment exam today

Whitesands pupil wins math competition

‘Global aid to water, sanitation drops to five per cent’

DR Congo overturns death sentences for Norwegians

FAO increases aid to nomads in Niger, Chad

Edo Assembly approves youth advisory centres

Ekiti pupils as victims of dirty politics

Test may let transplant patients skip biopsies

Iran plans exodus to avert quake disaster

Again, Reps postpone voting on constitution review

Lagos Assembly halts removal of LCDA chairman

Firm hands over power project to PHCN

FG to create special security fund –Jonathan

Gani’s Will read, provisions made for the poor, beggars

Gender equity key to national development –FG

‘Nigeria should utilise its opportunities to be hub of West Africa’

PDP vows to wrest power as Fasawe returns

NUPENG shelves strike plan, to meet Labour ministry soon

Govt ready to pay monetisation arrears

Make your claims on oath, lawyer tells lawmakers

Ogun inaugurates task force on improvement of cassava sector

Experts seek review of environmental laws

NIMASA moves to strengthen ship repairs, building in Nigeria

South Africa to improve trade relations with Nigeria

Russia raises $5.5bn from Eurobond sales

Improper, late diagnosis of ailments over in Ondo State —Mimiko

Kerosene dealers list effects of pipeline vandalism on economy

Contractors drag Shell to N’Assembly over tendering process

Unemployment claims drop as home sales rise in US

CTN: Customs agents identify safety, operational benefits

Banks push G20 to reform trade finance regulation

Senate moves to repeal Prisons Act

Bird strike: Arik aircraft escapes crash at Calabar airport

UNCTAD commends Nigeria’s landlord port model

Airlines’ losses worsen by research gap

Govt to explore rail transportation for economic development

Kenyan economy grows at 3.9 per cent

Germany 2010: Falconets draw England

PDP suspends Nnamani, Masari, Odili, others

‘Idowu was a patriot’

Greece deficit worse than feared

FCT Customs generates N971m revenue in Q1 2010

E-Trade says loss narrows in 1st quarter

Suspected terrorist dropped from Abuja-New York flight

Man charged with theft of NITEL‘s cables

Anchor pays N4.5m interim claims

FG reiterates commitment to disbursement of N100bn textile fund

FG raises N140bn in sovereign bonds

LG Electronics introduces 10-year warranty on product

Nigeria’s inflation to stay above 10% in 2010, 2011 – Analysts

Gold Fields raises $450m to service debt

Man United insists on Azeez

US-based scholar’s book reviews Yoruba history

Forgery: 17 proprietors arrested in Edo

Oladapo, Lanipekun mourn Samaranch

Kaduna receives 30 US doctors

Respect civil authority, Jonathan tells Army

I’m not scared of Eagles’ stars – Ibenegbu

UK borrowing hits record £163.4bn

2010 budget: N100bn for lawmakers’ constituency projects

ADVAN gains international recognition, joins WFA

Nigeria, others to benefit from IFC’s $1bn trade facility

FCT Customs Command generates N971m

Customs controller vows to deal with smugglers

‘Chief servant...sir’

Mary Ero puts to bed

Inter-religious council to work for lasting peace –Sultan

Bode George: Appeal court reserves ruling on fresh bail applications

Jangbalajugbu: More than a million copies sold

TWO legit to quit

Alariwo back with new CD

Kennis’ Easter concerts: Keeping miming alive

The Bounty Hunter

‘FG should implement ban on importation of used clothes’

MTN seeks $5bn to acquire Orascom Telecoms

Budgetary limitations affecting job creation efforts – NDE

Institute cautions farmers against early planting

Ogun monarchs plan mega farms in four locations

US de-lists Nigeria, 13 others from terror watch list

US treasury chief vows to let struggling banks fail

Eagles to visit fans village

Jonathan signs 2010 budget, warns ministers

Surety arraigned in stead of fleeing accused

Customs boss alleges threat to life

NAFDAC arrests jobless man for faking products

CP advises expatriates on security

Court fixes May 28 for judgment in 57 sacked directors’ suit

Jonathan links poor health delivery to brain drain

A family’s unique democracy dividend

Court awards N22m damages to Islamic sect

Clearing the power sector mess

SSS joins EFCC, police in manhunt for Ibori

2011: Battle for the soul of PDP begins

UBS, Credit Suisse may be split in crisis, panel says

Jonathan signs Nigerian oil, gas content development bill

Faith in God: Africans among world’s most religious people – Study

Pressure mounts on China as US trade war fears grow

Bread making as profitable venture

ASI drops by 0.1%

Regional maritime bank takes off soon in Abuja

Skye Bank’s profit drops by 92.53% in 2009

Is Oyo now a police state?

National security in Nigeria

Hazards of extreme weather

Stakeholders proffer solutions to challenges facing industrial sector

Cop Out

Now Dora’s got her groove back

Dr SID debuts

All you need to know about the return of Havana

From UK , his season is due

Osun shops for N18bn to build infrastructure

Okocha sticks to his guns, no return from retirement

Declare S‘East security disaster zone, speakers urge FG

Suspension: This recklessness will not help Nigeria - Nnamani

FG to cushion effects of deregulation on the poor-NNPC GMD

Huang Guangyu, Chinese electronics tycoon faces trial

Belgian PM set to resign

Obama to push case for bank reform bill

Guinea leader sacks pro-Camara military chiefs

Jonathan approves N4.6 trillion 2010 budget, signs oil industry local content bill

Jonathan approves N4.6 trillion 2010 budget

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Constitution amendment process almost concluded — Mark

PDP directs branches to register Atiku, associates

ANPP to meet Jonathan over senator’s refusal to vacate seat

2011: Youths vow to mobilise against IBB, others

Aspirant dismisses PDP zoning arrangement in Ogun

Ondo marks Gani’s 72nd posthumous birthday with N780m diagnostic centre

We‘ll work for credible poll in 2011 — IG

Attempted jailbreak: Calm returns to Kaduna prison

CNPP slams Ibori for resisting arrest

Police vow to deal with trouble makers in Ekiti

DIG orders sanitisation of Lagos-Seme Road

Emeteole wants motivation for Heartland

Constitution review: Uproar in Reps over appointment of INEC chairman

FG borrows another $915m from World Bank

TI tasks Mimiko over AG’s appointment

Keep calm, Toure urges

Entitlements: Disengaged workers appeal to Jonathan

Oyo Assembly summons CP, others over extra-judicial killing

Former IOC boss, Samaranch, is dead

Saraki inaugurates new govt officials

Canada February wholesale sales decline on automobiles

Ericsson to buy Nortel’s stake in venture with LG

CJ assigns N170m graft charge against Ogbulafor, two other

Speaker advises students against cultism

Messi sends Maicon to dentist

Enugu South LG stops cash collection of taxes

Women group pleads against child witch stigmatisation

New 3SC coach, Amoo, faces Rangers test

‘Resist return of bad former leaders’

Anti-party activities: We’ve not received any invitation —Nnamani,Wabara, Masari

General Motors repays $8.1bn in loans to US and Canada

2010 budget to be signed today

PHCN promises improved service delivery

I snubbed Fulham – Nistelrooy

DN Meyer restructures operations, to pay dividends

Foreigners to boost S’African economy – Study

UEFA Champions League: Mourinho sets sights on title

NNPC, NLNG committed to taking FID on Train 7

Govt releases toxic vessel

China to build 150-bed hospital in FCT

Airlines lose $1.7bn to volcanic ash crisis

Don’t heat up the polity, COSEG warns Obasanjo

Sokoto governorship dispute: S’Court to dispose of pending applications on June 4

Resident doctors lament deficiency in training of medical personnel

Volkswagen first-quarter profit jumps on Audi, China

Kwara passes controversial pensions bill

We’ll carry out retrenchment with human face – Jang

Oando, Elizade partner on satellite autocare services

Tax income: Heineken beer volume declines

East Sudan parties concede defeat, cry foul

‘Paraguay will go all the way’

Eagles to visit fans village

Group visits Waziri, demands action on petition against Fashola

SMEs list constraints on access to credit

Abusive men often rationalise their behaviour

Polyunsaturated fats really may lower heart risk

Portugal’s Sines terminal to get Nigerian cargo

FG protests BBC documentary on Lagos

Home-based players will strengthen Eagles – Shorunmu

Keep calm, Toure urges Adebayor

AU, Swaziland celebrate Africa Year of Peace

Reforms: CBN to unveil new microfinance policy in June

Poor participation mars Lagos Economic Summit

Lagos judges seek protection for children’s rights

Nigeria, others to tackle low gas prices

Mob kills policeman in Bayelsa

FG grants 9,300 new mining titles

Nakheel to offer trade creditors 10% return on new bonds

Volcanic ash: Airlines undecided on extra capacity

Unnecessary desperation about Mr. President

Police investigate attempted kidnap of children

Nigerians are not being fair to Shuiabu Amodu

Injustices in Nigeria Police

Gates, Powell join malaria campaign

Global economy to grow by 4.2% in 2010 – IMF

US, Britain envoys seek peace in Plateau, Niger Delta

JAMB disowns SMS cash demands

Power sector: Jonathan to unfold new blueprint within 30 days

Don‘t endanger the environment, LG boss tells residents

Lagos foodstuff traders call off proposed strike

A mega party and its mega woes

Financing small-scale businesses with loans and grants

Chime testifies in libel suit

Orangun stool: Why we appealed against judgement — AG

Edo council in N200m debt

Oando’s N21bn rights issue records 128% subscription

‘Chelsea billionaire’ eclipses them all

Mr. IG, Please check this Elvis

“Rent a protester,” better package for nudists

When solar panels can’t save streets from darkness

One governor and multiple innovative projects

NAFDAC and expired milk scare

Iran denounces US ‘nuclear threats’

UK election: New unemployment figures deal fresh blow on Brown’s election strategy

Surprisingly, family time has grown

Lagos promises scholarships for talented youths

Nigerian boxers lack basics – Nsofor

Top Delta govt officials on the run

NNPC must perform locally before going global –Fawibe

Oil companies shunned finding new oil in Q1

Online, phone tests assess diabetes risk

Caesarean rates reach record high

Widespread public defibrillators may save lives

Police arrest teenager for poisoning classmate in Ogun

European airports reopen for business as ash fear recedes

PDP crisis: Ogbulafor seeks God’s intervention

Jos Killings: Group drags Jang, Onovo before ICJ criminal court

Senate confirms two more ministerial nominees

Ex-Olympic chief Juan Antonio Samaranch dies at 89

Calm returns to Kaduna prison after foiled jailbreak attempt

Acting President bans singing of national anthem at NEC meetings

Jonathan sends two more ministerial nominees to Senate

UN asks FG to release 20,000 prisoners

FMC worker arrested for forging UNAAB degree certificate

60-year-old woman, two others arrested with 2.960kg of heroin

FG to review National Defence Policy

Lagos Assembly serves executive with warning letters

2011: We’ll support credible presidential candidate —ACF

Mimiko behind my illegal removal – Sacked Ondo Speaker

Ondo Assembly suspends lawmaker

2011: Zoning is unconstitutional — Lawmaker

Sectarian crises: SSS mobilises Hausa/Fulani

Nuel Auto slashes prices of Mazda

Suzuki redesigns SX4 hatchback

Reps admit distortions in 2010 budget

Chief Judge frees 72 inmates

Suit seeking Yar’Adua’s removal for hearing May 10

FG set to liberalise award of Bachelor’s degrees

Niger Delta: Ministry holds climate change awareness

Corruption allegation: Why PDP governors

Red carpet for new Toyota Prado, 307 Jubilee

Travel chaos: Airports, airspace now open by EU

SCFN boss urges greater funding for sickle cell research

Minister urges speedy completion of projects

Ronaldinho eyes Man City deal

Volcanic eruption: Some European airlines to close shop

RTEAN boss canvasses peaceful coexistence among transport unions

World Cup is a festival of football – Oliver Kahn

Zenith Bank’s shareholders approve N11.3bn dividends

CNPP decries allegations of bribery against Ekiti tribunal

INEC to recruit only 6,000 persons — Director

FG extends pensioners’ verification

Bayero warns govs against graft

Confusion in Senate over Anambra seat

Toxic waste ship originated from Austria — FG

EPA seeks knowledge for entrepreneurs

Ex-Siemens chiefs found guilty for bribing Nigerian, Russian officials

Global downturn: NIA to brainstorm on way forward

India raises interest rates second time in a month

Kalu backs school sports

Abuja motor show: Storm wrecks havoc

How volcanic cloud crisis could play out

Daniel charges NFF on home-based Eagles

Health workers up-in-arms against Jonathan

NHIS: Clearline HMO seeks providers’ support

Malaria: FG donates 5,000 diagnostic kits to Lagos

HIV/AIDS: ‘Abstinence, key to preventing scourge’

UEFA Champions League: Bayern wary of Lyon threat

Tata unveils vehicles for defence sector

‘FIFA‘s charter flights‘ll check fare hike‘

150 hit Abeokuta Golf Resort for Lisabi Challenge

Citigroup returns to black with $4.4bn profit

S. Africa defends inflation targeting

Niger Delta: FG to award contract for coastal roads in June

CIPMN elects new officials

Prison congestion: Governors okay execution of condemned prisoners

Rowdiness as politicians jostle to become IBB campaign coordinators

INEC to recruit only 6,000 persons – Director

Imperative for performance management

Zulu appointed head, corporate affairs of SAA

Passengers crowd Lagos airport as Europe-bound flights resume

FRSC arrests 36 persons for traffic offences in Badagry

PDP summons Nnamani, Masari, Odili, 16 others

‘There is underproduction of skills in critical areas of development’

Only reforms will save the power sector –Minister

Atuche: Judge orders GM to disregard EFCC’s invitation

Commission recovers N21bn from 18 govt agencies

Lagos plans to approach bond market again

UK inflation rate rises to 3.4 per cent

DStv league to dunk off on April 30

After-sales service is the strength of truck business

Rivers State donates fire trucks to FAAN

Bio welcomes sports summit

Sokoto spends N350m on drugs

Health centre uses flashlights, lanterns for surgery – Coordinator

Health care development: FG mobilises traditional rulers

Let the best governorship candidate emerge for Osun PDP – Oladipo

World Cup: Nigerian Fans Village opens on June 7

Mercedes-Benz uncovers shooting break concept

Delta supports China Eastern’s bid to join SkyTeam

Amuneke backs home-based players

Goldman profit beats estimates as firm battles SEC

Forex: Why CBN may not increase allocation to BDCs

NITEL: We are waiting for directives – BPE

Infidelity wrecks 16-year-old marriage

Importers urge minister to partner with stakeholders

Creating employee engagement through internal communication

Police link Rev. King to foiled jailbreak in Kaduna

NANS sets May 29 for anti-IBB protest

NAPEP, NDE partner on poverty alleviation

LASG trains staff in project management

Lending stranded Nigerians a helping hand

Harnessing the nation’s human capital in the Diaspora

Bode George, others re-apply for bail

Campaign posters: Ekiti begins clampdown on recalcitrant politicians

1,000 pro-Ibori youths, policemen in gun duel

Job adverts: Travails of unemployed youth

US to assist American firms in Nigeria

EFCC v. Fani-Kayode: Appeal court reserves judgment on computer printout

FG, stakeholders meet over power blue print

ASI drops by 1.43% in bearish trading

First Bank records 91% drop in Q3 profit

Pension contribution hits N1.6tn – Pencom boss

Exploring opportunities in agricultural technology

Bio moves to save Nigerian sports

Toyota to pay $16.4m US fine, denies wrongdoing

South African car makers raise sales forecast

Triumph of talent: Despite challenges, kid artist rules the world

World Cup: Siasia, Adepoju want Rabiu in Eagles

2011 and PDP’s changing calculations

EKO Free Health Mission: Lagos partners Edenfield, others

Daimler bribery scandal

Foreign funding: PLWHAs, others at the crossroads

Cross River State and the politics of Bakassi oil

Horror! Rape as a weapon of war

Dana plane makes emergency landing at Lagos airport after bird strike

Nigeria records 7,737 road crashes, 1,056 deaths in 4 months

EFCC petition: Ibori after my life – Clark

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Sunday, April 18, 2010

Abducted governor’s driver regains freedom

Group asks FG for developmental projects in Bakassi

Bayelsa: PHCN warns against building under high tension cables

Yar’Adua: Sagay faults vacuum in constitution

‘Ogun PDP zoning committee, an afterthought’

Ekiti monarch, AC chairman sue for peace ahead of tribunal’s judgment

Kwara warns illegal land allocators,levy collectors

Ekiti orders teaching hospital to begin free surgery

Tension in Ila as deposed monarch defies court order

Esuene begins campaign for senate seat

Reps to vote on constitution, Electoral Act

Ado-Awaye kingmakers reject govt’s candidate

Contract scam: Presidency summons NDDC MD, directors

US house construction at 16-month high as repossessions rise

Osun commissioner seeks improvement in education sector

EFCC manhunt: Ibori flees to Delta hometown

Oyinlola, Osun Assembly, AC trade words over N18.3bn loan

US Treasury Secretary boosts India trade ties

Security agencies to decide when to release toxic waste vessel

Crash helmet: FRSC to intensify enforcement in Lagos

A’Ibom: Attah endorses Udoedehe for 2011

2011: NDLEA wants Ondo, others to eradicate drugs

NAS laments health condition of artisans, traders

‘China’s rules to curb property ‘madness’ will take effect now’

‘Poland ready to assist Nigeria revamp economy’

Air Force probes attack on Gowon’s nephew

Shekarau rejects immunity, supports independent candidacy

IITA, others release improved cowpea varieties

Iceland given another $160m by IMF

PDP chairman, commends Jonathan

Nigerite evolves faster, cheaper building production technology

Workers drag firm’s management to NLC for alleged slavery

Six boxers set for Azerbaijan

FG fixes 2012 for completion of East-West road

DRP soil stabilisation technology offers way out of road failure

FIFA warns Nigeria over Jaja

NAFDAC takes campaign against fake drugs to China

2011: ‘Akala’s endorsement by factional Pdp leaders, mere comedy’

PPAC concludes first-phase evaluation of FG projects

Okada riders, residents in free-for-all in Ogun community

Toyota recalls another 600,000 vehicles in US

European stocks snap six weeks of gains; mining stocks slide

GTB posts N8.85bn in Q1

UK election: Brown, Cameron seek to grab initiative from Lib Dems

Rules that cost Citigroup $14bn may be curbed

STI harps on ethical culture

Inter-bank lending rate flat, liquidity remains high

Dewey & LeBoeuf sells bonds as law firms search for capital

Setting up modern vehicle service centre

Rooney won’t join Real – Ronaldo

Patients groan as doctors’ strike worsens in Osun

Land reform yields positive dividends in Lagos

Yar‘Adua: Be guided by constitution not emotion, AC urges FEC

2011: Bishop mobilises Nigerians against IBB

NIOB plans new technique to reduce building cost

NSA faults anti-corruption campaign

2011: Outrage over IBB’s comment on younger generation

Police arrest suspected thugs at bishop’s birthday

Other parties should join AC to mobilise for electoral reform –Lai Mohammed

Qualitec to expose building students to roofing technology

FG woos foreign investors on 54,500 new housing units

Ekiti judiciary workers begin strike on Monday

NFF banks on Lagerback

DMO to handle fuel subsidy payment guarantees

‘UAL-Continental merger’ll lead to higher-fare routes abroad’

Organisers line up telecoms experts to grace WAFICT Congress

Google‘s profit beats expectations

Skye Bank opens Guinea subsidiary

Qwerty inaugurates insurance software application

Expert stresses bancassurance relevance

UK probably extended recovery from recession in Q1

Greece to decide on EU/IMF aid within weeks

Violence kills 14 in Somalia, parliament fails to meet

Iran has military might to deter attacks – Ahmedinejad

Need to address complaints over SAN award

Rights commission and deepening of democracy

Polish, foreign leaders attend Kaczynski’s funeral

Mugabe urges end to violence as Zimbabwe turns 30

EU finance ministers fail to reach deal on bank levy

Bernanke, Geithner to testify on Lehman

Broker advocates knowledge acquisition for career success

Niger Insurance records N6.6bn premium

NEXIM Bank repositions to steer trade facilitation

Nestle, Zenith adjust for dividend and bonus

Globaltouch provides asset tracking solution for aviation sector

Ha-Shem introduces cost-cutting UTM device

NDE registers 320 for skill acquisition in Enugu

‘Benin-Ore-Shagamu Expressway worst on earth’

Messi is a football god – Eto’o

Nadal retains Monte Carlo title

Ebonyi records zero tolerance guinea-worm infestation

Constitution review: Senate lobbies governors, Assemblies

Utomi tasks Jonathan on development, unemployment

Afribank Estate, partner plan Enugu Prime City Estate

South Africa frets over growing water demand

Human trafficking: Oshiomhole’s wife seeks implementation of laws

Volcanic ash: No flights to Europe till Saturday – NCAA

Jonathan in secret meetings with US, UK envoys

Anambra requires N22bn to tackle 1,000 erosion sites —Obi

Epe LG moves to recover N50m debt on housing estate

Developer commences layout mapping at Ofada Mayflower Gardens Estate

Lessons from Rimi’s death

Much ado about IBB

Fuel importation must stop

Random thoughts on the economy

PDP spokesman denies political ambition

Amendments: Many rivers to cross before 2011

2011: Imoke meets PDP stakeholders

World Cup: Lagerback lists six home-based for camping

Rigobert Song is my role model – Nkoulou

Threats to nation’s job creation potential worry experts

Volcanic ash: Airlines to lose $200m a day

Optimising ICT allocations for sector, national development

US probes HP over bribery claims

Why banks circulate dirty naira notes – CBN

CBN offers $500m at forex

IT, crucial to implementing compulsory insurance policies – Adejumo

Goldlink boss stresses need for professionalism in insurance sector

CSR: Spring Bank channels funding to education sector

Goldman Sachs sued by SEC for fraud tied to CDOs

Indian police defuse three bombs near stadium

‘Sudanese elections failed to meet international norms’

Sex scandal: Pope Benedict meets victims in Malta

‘Public officer can’t use position to confer corrupt advantage’

Enforcing fundamental rights of Nigerian child

Kerosene explosion: One dies, 4 others seriously injured

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Govt needs to bring back technical colleges – Yeketi

Overheating: Facts and fantasies

Killing of NDLEA officers: Nemesis catches up with cannabis dealer 11yrs after

Five prisoners regain freedom in C’River

Graduate unemployment: NBTE develops entrepreneurial curriculum, manuals for polytechnics

For Intuition, marketing bill comes in millions

In Basorge, Rita finds a little god

When a love child surfaces

Do I continue to stay with my parents before marriage?

A new era in fresh fruit based beverages

No, not again

Ex-militants incursion into politics threatens Bayelsa’s stability

Ibori: EFCC interrogates former, serving Delta officials

Historic American health care bill

Obasanjo responsible for emergence of Yar’Adua, Ogbulafor

It’s failure to run a school with the sole aim of making money – Ken Imansuagbon

Risks of kids’ surgeries may not stick with parents

Being a Nigerian is my greatest challenge – Femi Aderibigbe, Nigezie CEO

Couple leave ageing mother-in-law in ferry port

Belgian prince wants beard on birthday stamp

Take a rain check on your accessories

Working round the white shirt

Growing salad garden

Tiger, Terry, Ashley, sex in the church

Senator Yerima’s new wife

My relationship with Akon, Keri Hilson – ‘Myst’ Folakemi, Nigeria’s Oh Africa rep

Shyne remixes Rihanna’s ‘Rude Boy’

Confession of a mother: I strapped my dead baby and threw it in the bush

Older colon cancer patients less likely to get chemo

So they want to reintroduce toll gates, fuel tax

Toxic vessel arrived ahead of expected date to beat security – Customs

How to sustain children’s upkeep

Yakubu, Anichebe shine in Everton win

Are better days here for our sports?

Shakira to sing World Cup anthem

2011: Edo PDP’ll get it right again – Ex-Majority Leader

Osun governorship election tribunal: Bell tolls for AC, PDP

CNPP charges Jonathan to keep US promises

When I was 13, doctors told my mother I would not live beyond 21–Wale Fanu

No to another governor as President

GCIOB, Ibeju Lekki for final

We’re getting democracy right –Bankole

Bamidele basketball clinic ends

Taiwo closes in on French title

Greek two-year bonds rise as EU, IMF move closer on aid plan

Ufoma marries Oyinbo

UPS’ shares rise, boost 2010 profit outlook

Ibori’s loyalists in House of Reps mount pressure on EFCC

Ogun: Aggrieved Ibafo residents burn RCCG members’ houses

Save Lagosians from these lawless tanker drivers

Abduction of President Yar’Adua by Aso Rock cabal

Rooney set to lift United over City

FCT poll: Voters still doubt INEC’s neutrality

My wife does not know another woman is pregnant for me

Would I be able to cope with his kids?

Nigerian tennis deserves better

WAFU proposes special security

YOUR MONEY QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Our arms of government need overhauling

Polish President’s burial: Uncertainty over FG delegation’s trip

‘Anambra requires N22bn to tackle erosion’

Jim Iyke, ex-girlfriend in fresh drama

Randy Ghanaian actor

N10bn amnesty fund in jeopardy

Court removes Orangun of Ila

Club management structure is not fair to players –Disu

Help! My husband shifts all responsibilities on me

She is 12 years older than me but I love her

Strategies for curbing violent crime (2)

Afghan President, Karzai names election chiefs

Poland honours plane crash victims

Benin-Ore-Shagamu Expressway to be ready by November 2011- Minister

Manchester City Set Up £40m Deal For Joe Cole

2010 World Cup: Maradona drops hint on defence line pairing

Kwara Resident Doctors embark on indefinite strike

China to build two new power plants in Senegal

Litigation: FIFA threatens to ban Nigeria

Sudan poll does not meet global standards- observers

Judge endorses bids for Brazil dam

Kwara signs AIDS control bill into law

Friday, April 16, 2010

Sulking actress

Barcelona better than Bayern –Robben

Lagos Junior League: Faleke warns on favouritism

I have no regret leaving Ocean Boys –Okardi

CBN pegs banks’ lending to manufacturers at N1bn

Ibori: EFCC petitions NJC against Justice Buba

Chelsea desperate to avoid Arsenal mistake

Ezuruike eyes CAF championship

Toxic ship: Customs grills Maersk Line agent, 20 crew members

Snooker: Prosecutors consider bet charges

Nip this booming NANS crisis in the bud

Bank of America to arrange $500m loan

Phrases that make customers happy

Dagrin undergoes surgery

Lehman Europe recovered $48.6bn since collapse

German stocks extend 19-month high; Deutsche Post, K&S advance

Lagos Assembly sets up fresh panel to probe Fashola’s govt

Boko Haram victims: PFN threatens to sue FG, demands compensation

Police to appeal N100m damages ruling on Boko Haram clashes

Bio, Ekeji for Ibadan talent hunt

Farida Waziri’s false alarm

Gov Mimiko, let these projects go round

When I was 13, doctors told my mother I would not live beyond 21 –Wale Fanu

Navy, Reps lock horns over unpaid entitlements of naval rating discharged on health grounds

2011: Kano ANPP youths challenge Shekarau on successor

Yar’Adua’s group, Buhari’s party disagree on Iwu’s tenure

EQT partners to consider raising $5.8bn for buyouts

Portia fumbles!

Views and Tunes rebrands

Networking tips using business cards

All you need to know about ‘itchy bottom’

Talent is not enough ingredient for success –Hugh Masekela, South African jazz musician

When I heard they wanted to send me to prison, I thought only of my children –Becker

Of 2011 and blind endorsements

I can’t use my manhood for rituals, I’ve tasted what it is used for and it is very sweet –Ayefele

Family fights for release of job seeker detained since January over his colleague’s disappearance

Post-amnesty: Implementation committees await new leadership

What investor-friendly companies do

Lulu postpones IPO after investors balk at price

Terry G in fresh trouble

GUS: Weird MC escapes eviction

Peace gets it right?

‘FG should consider the North for solar projects’

Factors to consider when planning for real estate investment

Petroleum and bank stocks buoy market indices

2011: Embattled Iwu and his shattered dream for a swansong

Against my will, I retired as a perm sec at 50 and became an emergency contractor –Oba Adegoke Olu

Atiku, Oyedepo, others eulogise Oguntade at book launch

The final word

Re: Scary times in the US of A! (2)

How dubious PHCN officials connive with CDA leaders to dupe unsuspecting electricity consumers

Bizarre happenings in Oyo State

Four changes Jonathan must make

I’ve added 18 to my 120 children since I was released from detention –Pa Bello Masaba

Tough task ahead of Eagles

Why I led the bloody protest in Ajegunle –A.J. Daggar Tolar

Keeping your sex life alive (1)

Unhappy birthday for Pope as Catholic crisis widens

INEC decries non collection of voters’ cards in Enugu

Prove allegations of corruption against me, Babangida challenges critics

Exam fraud costs Nigeria N21bn yearly -NGO

Abia PDP rallies support for 2011 elections

Gunmen kidnap legislator’s wife in A’Ibom

Kaduna water capacity may be exhausted in 2013, says Sambo

ECOWAS defence chiefs decry military intervention

Liverpool put up for sale, new chairman appointed

Goalkeepers who wear red save twice as many penalties -Study

Thursday, April 15, 2010

BGL, CONSCCIMA collaborates on infrastructure development

Stakeholders suggest way forward for manufacturing sector

FG to domesticate international maritime conventions, codes

NACCIMA urges govt to curb interest rates

Food security, key to poverty eradication

Why research industries in Nigeria face challenges

Union sounds the alarm over Osogbo Steel Mill

‘Mechanise agric production process to make industry competitive’

Don’t stop disbursement of N100bn textile fund – Manufacturers

Tanzania inflation eases to 9.0

Dollar rise drags down demand for gold

China economy grows

Gabon oil strike paralyses Libreville streets

Apple delays iPad’s international release

Bulls rebound as indices rise by 0.31%

FG approves N10bn loan for housing

Foreign reserves rise to $41.86bn, MAN cautions on withdrawal

Reforms: NEXIM Bank begins transformation process

Volcanic eruption: UK, others become no-fly zone

DPR audits oil, gas reserves

Carving a niche in hairdressing business

Oando releases corporate action plan on dividends, bonus issue

Credit crunch: Banks not the solution – Experts

We’ll meet at CAS, Amodu tells NFF

Ballack unsure of Chelsea future

NBA: Hawks break Cavaliers jinx

Rooney, Drogba, others listed for award

Shareholders resist BP Canada oil plan

Apache to buy Mariner for $2.7bn

Blasts kill nine in Myanmar

UK airports grounded due to volcanic ash

Greece wants more talks on rescue loan

Alcohol can protect non-smokers against stroke – Research

2018 C’wealth Games: NOC waits for Jonathan

Spanking children can lead to aggressive behaviour – Study

Killings, harassment mar last day of Sudanese election

Ex-PM, Olmert, named in Israel bribe case

The Legacy of Empire

Israel may strike after Scud accusation – Syria

Madagascar leader to disband govt, form new one

Experts set agenda for new education minister

Parenting: Career women turn to clubs for kids‘ care

Lagos unveils American football board

AC tackles Jonathan over ‘successful elections’ comments

Nigeria requires ICT-backed police – Osayande

N’Delta youths condemn call for minister’s removal

Nobody can stop Ag. President from contesting 2011 poll – Ciroma

Club owners pay tribute to Idowu

I will not dump PPA –Orji

Ohakim blames Internet bloggers for wrong perception of his govt

3SC faces 3SC in Oyo FA Cup s’final

Don’t remove Iwu, pro-Yar’Adua group tells Jonathan

Daniel advises Lagerback

Man dies while plucking mangoes with dane gun

Lagos, Malaysia establish botanical park to conserve local plants

South Africans arrive for Flamingos

Greece more dangerous than Argentina – Nwosu

PDP offered us N2.5m to destabilise Ondo, group alleges

South African dies queuing for World Cup tickets

Police beef up security as Fayemi alleges threat to life

Aregbesola faults voting period in final address

NUJ petitions Ogun CP over threats to journalists

2011: Northern group mobilises support for Jonathan

2011: Abia community accuses leaders of marginalisation

NBA kicks against appointing justices

Women condemn Ekiti obas’ alleged move to sway tribunal’s judgment

Court orders NDLEA to burn 31 metric tons of cannabis in Ondo

Man, 29, rapes landlady’s daughter

UCH resident doctors begin indefinite strike

Judiciary workers resume strike in Oyo

Police foil attempt to kidnap UNIBEN science faculty dean

MFM leader donates buildings to alma mater, advises students

Coups no longer fashionable, CDS tells W’African defence chiefs

Sharia court remands minor for car theft

Jonathan’s resource control hat invokes presidential styles

Edo youths protest ceding of oil wells to Ondo, Delta states

PPPRA workers demand executive secretary’s removal

Multiple taxes: Telecoms operators seeks JTB intervention

‘Third World’ concepts no longer relevant – Zoellick

Shell celebrates four-year safe operations onboard Bonga

Silverbird’s network licence ready for ratification – NBC

PIB: We’ll resolve differences with oil majors – NNPC GMD

Pretty football does not win titles – Cech

Nadal back in business on clay

Laporta backs Valdes for W’Cup

Pato set to quit Milan

Barca refuses to rule out Fabregas bid

Beyond establishing Gani Fawehinmi Centre

What Renaissance Professionals should know

Ezza-Ezillo communal disturbances

Breaking the jinx in refineries

Lagos Assembly constitutes committee on Exco, land matters

Groups petition Jonathan on need for second Niger Bridge

Aliyu allays critics’ fears over Child Rights Act

Renewal levies: School proprietors threaten showdown with education ministry

Comedy Club: Basketmouth thrills DStv

Akunyili seeks reform in media outfits

EU’s “Haiku Herman” launches first poetry book

Surrender to EFCC, Delta elders urge Ibori

Security operatives to learn local languages

Junior Science Olympiad: Nigeria prepares to host 60 countries

Booksellers urge FG, states to fight piracy

Agency trains 10,500 girl hawkers

‘Urban areas are not the best locations for schools’

‘Litigation must end before politicians assume offices’

Janilia, Da Grin, Iyanya headline Havana Carnival

FG revokes land allocations in Abuja

Day Olowu returns to stage for Theatre Day

‘Zuma Film Festival will realign movie industry’

FG detains toxic waste ship in Lagos

Poets, musicians unite for the black race at Lagos festival

Ibori: The controversy continues

Counsellor faults implementation of 6-3-3-4 education system

Community donates classroom blocks to school

Nigerians should sympathise with Yar’Adua, says Ciroma

Final address: Aregbesola faults time spent on voting

1000 Edo youths protest ceding of Oil wells to Ondo, Delta states

Daniel begs Ogun lawmakers over supplementary budget

Fire guts Bayelsa fishing village

Nigeria promises to ease textile trade barriers

FG approves N10b for Federal Housing Loans Board

Vatican under fire for linking gays to paedophilia

NAMA, airlines dispute not healthy for aviation sector -- Minister

‘Contaminated food kills 500 people ‘

Why we sacked workers-Wema Bank

Ghaddafi is ignorant , says Shekarau

Concern for shelter as China quake kills 617

Jonathan assures on establishment of Diaspora Commission

Colleges of education want scheme of service

FCC wants MDAs to comply with federal character principle

Jonathan‘s visit to US has boosted Nigeria’s image- Envoy

Erring Rivers lawmakers to face sanction -- Deputy Speaker

Emir seeks constitutional recognition for traditional rulers

Zaria Council provides electricity to 36 communities

Returning to PDP is not in my agenda-Orji

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

FEC meeting fails to hold

Stakeholders condemn Imo’s ‘scratch card’ employment policy

‘Unpaid debts crushing aviation agencies’

Diamond Bank, others sponsor Aire’s Nigeria’s Pride

‘Universal banking system not abolished’

Lagos links Fitch rating to N50bn bond

Upward salary review still in progress, NLC assures workers

Obi revokes N558m road contract

Lawmaker advocates reversal to old budgetary system

New banking regime: Foreign banks don’t need new licences

‘Dimension stone industry to generate one million jobs’

Power: FG collating data for emergency actions

E-voting, panacea to election rigging in Nigeria — Senator

Niger lawmakers pass child rights bill

Nigeria’s rating on corruption index disappointing —FG

Teacher divorces husband on grounds of irresponsibility

Civil servant dumps bed-wetting spouse

My Pikin: Transfer of investigating police officer stalls trial

Discomfort: Seven pains you should not ignore —Medical experts

Group lauds Atiku’s return to PDP

Elections: States fare worse than INEC — Falana

Jonathan’s visit: Oni seeks early completion of prison

Army deliberates on trans-border crimes

PDP sets up zoning panel for 2011 governorship, Senate poll

2011: Rigging will attract dire consequences in Oyo — Adewusi

Shell shuts down EA field, defers production of 100,000bpd

Why Daniel has not assented to appropriation bill –Commissioner

N63m fraud: Giwa Poly sets up independent probe panel

Crude oil price rebounds, touches $85 per barrel

Pro body goes tough on quack wrestlers

GE, Petrovietnam strengthen ties

Disregard Jonathan’s assurance on electoral reform, CNPP tells Obama

Senate stands still at valedictory session

US imposes steep duties on Chinese pipe

Murray crashes out of Monte Carlo

Wembley chiefs call in experts to solve pitch problem

World Cup: FIFA launches supermarket tickets sale

Sinopec to acquire ConocoPhillips’ Syncrude Interest

Katsina govt donates N20m to fire disaster victims

Brazilians buy into hunt for LNG

Golden League: AFN Includes All-Comers in Ibadan meet

Crouch confident of World Cup place

Iraq to hold new bid round for three gas fields

Djokovic progresses at Monte Carlo

W’Cup: England players to sleep in special tents

ICPC blames PHCN for economic downturn

PHCN orders property owners under power lines in Ekiti to relocate

Political crisis: UN offers to help Nigeria

Calabar airport security breach: Driver moved to Abuja

Dutse emir confers traditional title on Bankole

OPEC sees oil prices around 70-80 dollars in coming months

Protest trails inauguration of PDP caucus leader

DStv League: NBBF to inspect facilities

Flamini vows to fight for place at Milan

CAMAC completes acquisition of Pacific Asia Petroleum

ECB may limit riskier securities used as collateral

Tullow makes new Uganda oil discovery

‘European insurers will meet Solvency II standards’

NRFF restructures for better performance

7,000 for Kogi Sports Festival

Women protest acquisition of land for shooting range

Egypt to end energy subsidies by 2011

Oni urges new technologies in crime fighting

AI asks AGF to probe disappearances from police custody

We’ll restructure EFCC – Jonathan

Police investigate Ekiti violence

OPEC’s spare production capacity in excess of 6 million bpd – El-Badri

Jonathan returns Nigeria to international reckoning —Youth groups

African meet: Eight judokas depart for Cameroon

Red Knights draw up battle plans

Bradesco asset management boosting workforce 35%

Gazprom agrees to take stake in Elephant Oil project

Bonga celebrates four-year safety record

Zimbabwe shelves company ownership law

Argentine players must reproduce good form in national team – Mascherano

United clash excites Santa Cruz

Edo govt embarks on infrastructure

We‘ll stamp out corruption in PHCN –MD

Accident: Ondo Assembly tasks FERMA over road construction

2011: Bankole, Buhari, Tinubu, others set conditions

2011: PDP may bar Atiku

Man held for sex with minor

NLC urges Bauchi govt to release results of exam

Bayelsa elders condemn rising political violence

Usmanov keeps Arsenal options open

Messi expects Fabregas at Barca

NIPCO exposes workers to deregulation, PIB fundamentals

Daimler targets sales growth at double car market‘s expansion

SAP urges oil firms to control supply chain

JPMorgan’s net earnings rises by 55%

We didn’t stop protesters from entering secretariat – LASG

PTDF partners international welding institute to train Nigerian welders

Toyota suspends US sales of Lexus GX 460

Intel‘s sales forecast shows rebound in IT spending

Institute wants ADPs strengthened

Mancini wants Rooney fit for derby

Seara signs up as final World Cup sponsor

Man laments birth of triplets

NDLEA arrests 10 suspects, faults ‘friendly’ court decisions

Colonoscopy not needed for nost with irritable bowel syndrome

Psychopaths’ brains may focus solely on reward

Prostate cancer radiation side effects may subside with time

Oyo PDP will resolve its crisis – Senatorial aspirant

Court remands two armed robbery suspects in prison

Gunmen kidnap A’Ibom gov’s driver, demand N200m ransom

Family hiding Yar’Adua from us – Jonathan

Ekiti: A violent grip on the Fountain of Knowledge

Six out of 10 American adults drink

Radiation may help those with inoperable lung tumors

Research reactors pose challenge in push for nuclear safety

2011 elections: Mimiko calls for prayers

Abia declares free immunisation day

Klitschkos want all belts

Only Chelsea can stop Chelsea – Ancelotti

How to protect your business against risks

Macquarie buys 53 aircraft from bailed out insurer AIG

Foreign investment in China jumps in first quarter

FG’s spending on fuel subsidy in 2010 hits N26bn

FG grants Ecopetrol patents to curb oil theft

Farmers woo World Bank

Goldman downgrades Zain on takeover deal

NSE marks down Zenith Bank for dividend, bonus issue

Profit taking plunge indices further by 1.17%

Banking sector rot

An encounter with Ribadu’s ‘brother’

The Nigeria-US Bi-national Commission

Nigeria and the challenges of this decade

With nobody to preside in Jonathan’s absence, FEC meeting fails to hold

Healthcare: No blue print in 50 years -NMA President

Gunmen kidnap governor’s driver, demand N200m ransom

Women protest over acquisition of land for shooting range

Dike urges public cooperation with military in Jos

Easter electrocution tragedy: We’re ready for compensation-PHCN

Nigeria’s rating on corruption index disappointing – FG

2011: Groups vow to frustrate Babangida’s presidential ambition

Borno Assembly debates bill ‘to stop Islamic extremism‘

Kogi Sports Festival to attract 7,000 participants

World leaders agree to secure nuclear material within four years

S’Africa 2010: IAEA promises support against nuclear attack

Yobe takes over N3bn water project

Health centre using flashlights, lanterns for surgery --Coordinator

AbdulMutallab: Court fixes June 22 for hearing

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Shekarau blames past govts for mass failure in NECO, WAEC

Group to commence anti-IBB campaign nationwide

Youths urge Mimiko to probe OSOPADEC

Firm brings auto-inspired timepiece to town

Search for ‘Seven Wonders’ in Nigeria begins

Abeokuta LG boss targets Obasanjo-Bello’s Senate seat

Mortgage-bond yields that guide loan rates fall

Assets declaration: CCB threatens to prosecute 25 ex-ministers

Oyo journalists petition Akala over aides’ harassment

Aviareps begins operations in Lagos

FG hands over watch towers to Lagos for improved traffic

Ajibola advises INEC chairman to quit

Stop attacks in Jos, AC tells FG

Congo Republic says Zain-Bharti deal breaks law

Malaysian palm oil futures flat on week exports

Intrigues stall passage of private security bill

Jang opens Plateau varsity, inaugurates council

US Senator calls for carry-on bag fee legislation

Ecobank reinstates four workers

Olowude tasks security personnel on fire fighting

AP survey: Recovery to remain sluggish into 2011

Madmen attack residents of Osogbo

Spirit Air pushes limit with $45 bag fee

Ajaokuta Steel to create 10,000 jobs – Chairman

Suspected Nigerian bomber, AbdulMutallab, returns to court

No division over Yar’Adua, Jonathan — Senate

Labour leaders pay tribute to late Udoji

Half of European truck drivers don’t wear seatbelts – Study

Stampede as 14,000 applicants jostle for 150 positions in INEC

Chinese President resists Obama calls on yuan

Peugeot plans three-cylinder turbo in 2013

IMF approves expansion of borrowing arrangements

Court grants bail to Bayelsa finance commissioner

Firms sign MOU to enhance MFBs’ e-transactions

Several hurt as Indonesia plane breaks up on landing

Alcoa sees first-quarter loss narrow

Hundreds of youths march in Lagos

Poland crash: Key facts about the Tupolev Tu-154 airliner

Prudence is essential in procurement management – NSE

Nwude: US lawyer writes Jonathan, faults attacks on Ribadu

Eight Red Cross staff kidnapped in Congo

Confusion trails Heartland, Wikki match

Messi must score 1,000 goals first – Pele

Aviation security: African ministers endorse 3D scanning machines

Light rail project: Lagos mobilises contractor with N8bn

Zambia seeks investors for tax free zone industries

I‘m almost back to my best – Nadal

Boxers return from Ghana

Poland to set election date, funeral at weekend

Glacier breaks in Peru, causing tsunami in Andes

Uncertainty as Daniel refuses to sign 2010 appropriation bill

RMS promises more jobs with TNS merger

United/US Airways merger faces headwinds

Don’t be afraid to give judgment against government —Oguntade

GM to introduce 25 new models in China

JPMorgan profit may show decline on consumer lending

22 burnt to death, three injured in auto crash

LCCI faults high deficit, debt service provision in 2010 budget

1.4m candidates to write UTME on Saturday

‘Akwa Ibom indigenes are more interested about development, not political feud’

SON shuts down eight steel firms in Lagos, Ogun

‘An organisation without professionals handling its HR functions is short-changing itself’

Nissan hopes subsidies will power e-cars

‘Good road network, technocrats’ll improve transportation’

Agiri joins Unilever board

Heat: Bauchi residents resort to sleeping outside

I’m not under investigation — Osotimehin

Fayemi vs Oni: Violence, as tribunal reserves judgment

Meat shortages loom in Zimbabwe

Pope’s German birthplace sprayed with graffiti

Eagles can spring surprise in S’Africa – Nieketien

Spurs, Arsenal in decisive derby

Salary guidelines for banks, others underway -FG

Rand retreats as commodities decline

Greece sells $2.1bn of debt after rescue plan

Starcomms operating profit rises by 53 per cent

Governor’s Cup meet set to start in Lagos

AFN considers Calabar for Mobil athletics

Geneva court backs Gaddafi’s son in pictures row

Pressure mounts on Thai PM after deadly clashes

Electricity: Jonathan seeks World Bank’s assistance

Army begins 2010 promotion examinations

Food to be avoided during pregnancy

FG committed to polio eradication – Health minister

Accion MFB‘s boss elected treasurer of AMBIN

Lexus GX 460 unsafe – Consumer Reports

IATA chief says more airline mergers a must

In all those pages, a surprise or two

Work behaviour that keeps your boss happy, and makes him like you

Rumbling in NDDC as director petitions SGF over N5.8bn contract

PHCN, this is unfair

Udoji: Exit of a public servant extraordinaire

N’Delta: FG to train ex-militants in UK, US, others

World Bank’s projects portfolio in Nigeria hits $4.2bn

N100bn bail out fund: Textile workers attack minister

Beware of fake LASTMA officials, Lagos warns motorists

Jonathan’s journey of pledges and high expectations

Police arrest 18 armed robbery suspects

Nigeria not politically mature for state police — PSC boss

Widows: More pains, less succour

Challenge before Benue Govt

Nigerian politicians

IBB and the messiah complex

Clerics’ visit to Yar’Adua

Even in animals: Leaders, followers and schmoozers

Kia introduces Cerato Koup to Nigerian market

Mercury Mariner boasts stylish look, new safety

BoI appoints Rabiu as board chairman

Hanging on to top talents with dignity

Group expresses commitment to battle against TB

An ideal diet during pregnancy

Contempt: Keyamo asks judge to step down

‘AMAA has come to stay’

Thumbs up for Figurine on a night of Perfect Picture Picture

Murder: Judge fixes June 2 for adoption of written addresses

N70.8m judgment: CJ directs ex-workers to sell NICON’s property

EFCC declares Ibori wanted

Detectives visit Kenya over 1988 murder

World must act, not just talk on nuclear security – Obama

Marseille closes in on title

Liverpool must stop relying on Torres – Ian Rush

Okereke-Onyiuke explains stock market recovery

Profit taking drags down indices at NSE

Trade deficit in US widens more than anticipated

Taxi cab operation as viable investment option

2011 elections must be for Nigeria’s First Eleven

Lagos awards light rail project contract to Chinese firm

Mass redeployment of judges disrupts court activities In Lagos

22 die in auto accident

Onovo deploys 200 anti-terrorist officers to S/East

Edo inaugurates One man, One Vote campaign

Fayemi escapes gun attack as thugs injure journalists, AC members

IYC alleges infiltration of its ranks by politicians

FG to build 54,500 new houses--Minister

Bill Gates Foundation urges Northern rulers to fight polio

Minister directs NRC to look into cause of train mishap

Shekarau blames past governments for NECO, WAEC exams‘ mass failure

Shagari institute to be revived to promote democracy

Senator explains implications of Petroleum Industry Bill

Oni tasks political appointees on development

Saraki appoints new SSG, COS

SSS DG identifies causes of crises

I’m determined to make changes — Jonathan

Anti-graft war: No more sacred cows – AGF

Nigerians in Diaspora can’t vote in 2011 elections —Rep

Drama in S’Court, as CJN bars NBA president

Ondo Assembly reconvenes, elects principal officers

30-year-old man slumps, dies

Daniel urges new medical doctors to see profession as divine call

‘No nation can grow beyond its human resources’

NANS condemns renewed violence in Jos

Nigerian women condemn ex-Zamfara gov’s marriage to minor

Bayelsa finance commissioner surrenders to EFCC, detained

Appeal Court upholds Edo senator’s election

Why acid rain may not occur in Nigeria — MET

FG mobilises traditional rulers against polio

Clerics’ visit to ailing Yar’Adua in order —Bishop

Judo boss slams NOC

Mass rejection: Distressed corps members besiege NYSC secretariat

Nigeria out of junior world weightlifting

Why Ogun rejected N1bn agric facility from FG —Commissioner

LG poll: Imo ANPP threatens court action over electoral law

Abia lawmaker decries partial budget implementation

FG to embark on aggressive shoreline protection

Roadside traders in Akure get fresh seven-day ultimatum

Nigeria has failed women – Ex-PDP presidential aspirant

Okoro joins Almeria on four-year deal

Nigeria telecoms market not dominated by any operator –NCC

LASPOTECH rector urges minister to develop TVE

Nigeria earned N50bn from tourism in 2009 – NTDC

FA Cup final slot excites Kanu

Rand gains on Greek bailout

Spring Bank’s operations improve

Klitschko issues Haye challenge

FG rekindles hope for Second Niger Bridge

OAU DVC canvasses welfare policy for the aged

Firm donates equipment to ESUT

Muktari elected IoD associate

Why we took MTN to court – Alan Dick

Milito more dangerous than Messi – Ugbade

Opposition mounts against IBB’s presidential ambition

Lagos CJ moves to Ikeja

Don’t drag us into politics, NDLEA warns Oyo politicians

FG committed to building capacity of security personnel – Interior Minister

Winner of LBHF painting competition gets $20,000 cash prize

58 reports, 106 bills suffer delay at House of Reps

Domenech warns Henry

Glo re-inaugurates website, online campaign

Embracing negative feedback as competitive edge

Semiconductor manufacturing equipment spending drops by 46% in 2009

DN Meyer gets new chairman, executive directors

Bolt, Liu set for Shanghai

Zain’s undergraduate contest: UNIMAID cruises into quarter finals

My appointment was not political-Ex VC

Why NRC train derailed – Minister

Nigerian Eagle Airline to sell stock, reorganise debt

Fuel prices drop in S’East as NNPC decentralises distribution

Businessman sues AP, demands N100m damages

Jonathan must probe funds allocated to post-amnesty committee–Briggs

ALF signs trainees loan agreement with NERFUND

World Bank leads AfDB, others to sign anti-corruption agreement

‘Until we criminalise tax evasion, the rich will continue to evade payment’

Bayelsa LG, BankPHB tussle over N93.8m deduction

Devolution of power, recipe for police efficiency — Mimiko

NNPC to focus on gas supply, pipeline integrity, PIB – GMD

Re: Budget implementation

Ghana to cut interest rates by 50%

FG to deliver 54,500 new housing units in 10 months

FEDPOFFA rector bags Nkrumah award

ABU crisis worsens as university legal officer declares appointment of new VC illegal

AC legislators criticise Atiku’s purported return to PDP

Portsmouth plans Europe appeal

Vision 2020, a mirage without developed non-oil export industry –Expert

‘Zain-Econet dispute may derail Bharti’s acquisition plan’

MMS initiates copyright monitoring service

Firm stresses on use of technology for education

American school embraces Mondo tracks

Bomb explosion injures three in Jos

UNAD students ask IBB to apologise to Nigerians for his ‘sins’

Stop harassing road users, FG warns police escort

Commuters groan as drivers protest against LASTMA

2011: Northern elite seek support for Shekarau

Fight corruption, rigging, Obama tells Jonathan

Nigeria can win World Cup – Martins

MZ Consulting canvases EDMS for organisations

Nigeria should de-emphasise certifications – NIMN

Ensuring safer Internet for children, teens

CIPMN to begin licensing HR professionals

Only gun can stop Messi – Stoichkov

Council warns against environmental pollution

Why we embarked on university foundation programme – Westminster boss

Lecturer advocates review of sociology curriculum in varsities

REDAN welcomes creation of land, housing ministry

Oando posts N10bn profit

Lagos/Badagry road project

Much ado about Iwu

Ondo pupils’ tragic excursion

Putting an end to Jos crises

CBN reserves the right to decide on bank CEOs –Lemo

Jonathan promises clear roadmap to boost electricity supply

How to guard against bad spending habit

Insurance stocks drive market activities in bullish trading

Police arrest internet fraud suspects for defrauding American

Female herbalist, armed robbery suspects remanded in prison

2011: North’s search for the best

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Kunle Afolayan’s Figurine sweeps AMAA awards

Lawyer tackles Nigerian Army over nine-month detention of officers

FRSC to arrest private vehicles with govt number plates

We sell fake certificate for N3,000 — Fraudsters

Fuel attendants beat driver to death

11-year-old boy stabs mother to death in Kano

AC urges CBN to investigate Osun over N18.3bn loan

Daniel is creating enmity in Ogun — Parallel exco

Prosecute Sani for child kidnapping, group tells FG

Jonathan charges varsities on income generation

Lagos autocrash: Five roasted to death

Iran shipper evades US blacklist

Total faces Iraq bribery investigation

My ordeal in the hands of kidnappers –Benin Archbishop

Edo NULGE begins strike today

Judge bars Anosike from selling DTN

2011: PDP chiefs plot to frustrate Atiku’s return

Toyota may get second US fine for delay reporting pedal flaw

FOTE to train 15 on gender, energy policies‘ mainstreaming

Soros says pound devaluation is option for next UK government

Former top legislators plan to destabilise PDP – Ogbulafor

PDP, ANPP win FCT council election

Japan’s bonds post biggest decline over recovery signs

Germany’s resistance may delay Greece’s bail-out agreement

Assembly crisis: PDP suspends new Ondo Speaker, one other

Oil thieves offer JTF N2m bribe to release ship

Nigeria not a failed state —Buhari

2011: Atiku’s return to PDP acceptable — Aliyu

Messi backs Barca to rewrite history

Nord Stream gas pipeline underwater construction starts

Stakeholders canvass more awareness of climate change in Lagos

CACCIN links climate change with increased diseases

NIC Properties repositions for aggressive real estate development

France Telecom eyes African deals with ¤7bn

SRADev Nigeria urges FG to develop environmental roadmap

EU haggles over terms of Greek aid as ministers set meeting

Riddle about cables

Expect steady fuel supply –NNPC GMD

Roma overtakes Inter Milan

N’Delta: FG cancels multi-camp arrangement for ex-militants

Water hyacinth is killing fish farming in Epe — LG chairman

Isinbayeva takes pole vault break

Ikole LG receives N790m, denies extravagant spending

Inter-bank rates flat despite NNPC recalls

Skye Bank to manage ship acquisition fund

How psychiatric hospital lost 200 nurses to brain drain — Former provost

Boska Cup: 12 youngsters get foreign clubs

Man, 22, gets two-year jail term for stealing auto parts

New rules would have stopped AbdulMutallab — US official

Yakubu promises more goals

Minister warns against disbursement of textile industry bailout fund

Corrupt LASTMA officials

United and US Airways in merger talks

‘Cordial relationship among professionals will aid quality project delivery’

Okonjo-Iweala advocates consistent policies for multi-sectoral growth

WiLAN sues ICT vendors over Bluetooth IPR claims

Project implementation: LASG to ensure safety of workers

UK economy kept 0.4% growth pace in Q1

Lagos prepares for electronic building plan approval

LCC provides Eti-Osa communities with electricity substations

Multi-Links Telkom settles dispute with Isvin Ventures

No cause for controversy over bank directors‘ tenure -CBN

BDCs tasked on rendition of returns

China reports March trade deficit on surging imports

N64bn runway

Unemployment, threat to national security –CDS

Thai protesters remain defiant after 21 die in clashes

Speedy Walcott chasing the dream

Be patient with Amokachi, Sofoluwe tells NFF

Three houses, four cars burnt as Jos boils again

I won’t resign – Kyrgyz president

Minister defends posture as VC

2011: AC re-strategises in Ajasin’s hometown

‘CBN‘s attempt to recategorise banks, progressive‘

Canada may moderate insurance rules –Scotiabank

Ezekwesili backs World Bank loan for S‘Africa

2011: Fayose warns against rigging

Ag. President approves improved welfare for armed forces

Obama to open nuclear summit today

Zimbabwean farmer dies on Kwara farm

Jonathan in US, holds talks with Obama

Climate change contributes to spread — Report

Football is good for you — Report

I’m ready to regain my title – Peter

Chukwu warns Lagerback over Kanu, Nwaneri

Enugu: Between marriage of ease and the 2011 intrigues

SAN:How honour runs in the family

‘Unchallenged evidence can’t be interfered with unless...’

Polish president’s body returns to home

Police investigate homosexual link to Terre‘blanche’s murder

Sudan starts historic election amid confusion, delays

Justice in Nigeria

Banks borrowing costs drop, lending rates remain high

Running profitable home healthcare service

Turnover drops by 49% at OTC market

He said ‘Amen’

President Yar’Adua’s sickness

2010 budget and democracy dividends

Our uncompleted decolonisation

Evans’ board to consider forensic audit report

Banking reform: Vetiva Capital foresees less provisioning in 2010

Bharti to work with Ericsson, Nokia Siemens on 3G

Grey market posing growing threat to ICT sector

More business for insurers as NAICOM enforces cover for HMOs

Stakeholders brainstorm on slow pace of housing development in Enugu

Lagos establishes enterprise zones

Mark undertakes to fund academic research

Expect steady fuel supply-new NNPC GMD

Man, 22, bags two-year jail term for stealing auto parts

Jos boils again

Edo NULGE begins strike tomorrow

“My ordeal in the hands of kidnappers”-Edo CAN Chairman

Ondo Assembly crisis: PDP suspends new Speaker, one other

‘Nigeria records 120,000 new TB cases annually’

Saturday, April 10, 2010

African airlines fault EU’s blacklist

Symantec alerts the public on credit card dumping

How to improve sales in a business

Low-cost ways to promote your business

How to start a small business from scratch

Rofico reiterates commitment to quality products

UN to re-open cocoa deal negotiations

Why Jonathan retained Babalola at the ministry of finance – Investigation

SA gets World Bank loan to secure power supply

NPA spends N19bn on capital projects

Strategy essential to achieving results in industry – Kuye

UK production cost on the rise

China faces trade deficit, keeps currency undervalued

Most researches are not relevant to SME’s development – Mabogunje

e-Payment and the search for prudent management of public funds

Canada jobs growth stagnant at 8.2%

Global shares, commodities up on recovery hopes

‘Our purpose is to balance commercial objectives with stakeholders’ expectations’

Oil up above $86 on signs of stronger US economy

China passenger car sales up by 63%

Make your business special, then make noise about it

Imperative for new communications policy

Stock market erases 2009 loss

The betrayal of a friend (1)

‘Teacher don’t teach me nonsense’ (2)

NECO, academic tsunami and related issues

Lace front wigs: Already losing glue?

Ijebu-Ode: Beyond tales of mystical powers

Honey as best crisis food-medicine

I’ll retire Mayweather – Mosley

Akiolu backs W’Africa Corporate Games

Hooliganism: Tornadoes expel Katun

Bolt returns to Penn Relays

Rooney better than Ronaldo –Alves

Bio doesn’t have to be more of the same

Barrios set for Paraguay switch

NPL sanctions Kwara Utd, others

Don’t underestimate N’Korea – Coelho

Etuhu happy with UEFA success

Antic warns Serbia against Australia

Women arrested in UK for taking corpse onto plane

Re: Cabinet of wives, lobbyists, recycled hands

Rest good for Rooney – Hurst

Man allegedly steals vacuum with his kids with him

They are spying on us

Pakistani doctor takes cow home in ambulance

Candid advice to Chris Ngige, others

My bandana, my strength – Efe Sodje

Colorado judge fired over teen arrest for overdue DVD

Sheriff Arpaio makes inmates pedal to watch TV

Toning exercises for strapless gowns

Yar’Adua’s first wife and his possible come back

Ogbulafor’s cup is full

Arkansas teen accuses mom of Facebook harassment

Dad threatened to curse me because I was hesitant about taking up job offer from the governor

Robber locks bank workers in vault, leaves package

What Babangida will do in 2019

Family of 6,000 gathers for Taiwan ancestor festival

It’s ‘No’ to another northern governor as president

EFCC: Farida Waziri raising unnecessary alarm

Eating to prevent cancer

Emerging doubts in C’River over LG polls

AC’ll win Ogun in 2011 – Bello

‘People often accuse the House for not fighting the executive’

Osun: N18.3bn loan of controversy

2011: Atiku’s return to PDP may change political calculations

A romance turned sour

World leaders mourn Polish president, wife

Boy, 11, stabs mother to death

Job placement: NSCDC volunteers protest in Minna

‘FG’s efforts at Ajaokuta will fail’

Lar wants FCT indigenes in FEC

Acrimony trails Bayelsa LG poll

2011 poll: Opposition vows to dislodge Saraki in Kwara

2011: Babangida confirms presidential ambition

Dangote’s new Bombardier private jet arrives Nigeria

I did not lobby for ministerial job – Attah

Electoral reforms: Jonathan has nothing to lose – Sani

Amokachi defies NFF

F’Eagles beat Amajita

Crisis rocks Anambra varsity over VC appointment

NAFDAC shuts six illegal sachet water factories in Zaria …sets to prosecute owners

Enough of this Yar’Adua distraction

Portsmouth go down

Chelsea cruise to FA Cup final

Sudan election campaign wraps up amid opposition boycotts

Bulldozers start razing Haitian presidential palace

Leonardo DiCaprio in talks to play Edgar Hoover

Row erupts at UNICAL International Sch over workers’ status

Why Ecobank supported Lagos carnival – Director

Stable calendar is reason there’s rush for military schools – Lt-Col Tsoho, Army sec school Enugu

Waiting for Independence auction at Terra Kulture

Medley of voices at National Troupe’s Easter chorale

Life and times of John Forsythe

Osun PDP: Omisore group denies oath-taking saga

LL Cool J clears air on TV programme

US top court justice retires, Obama gets new pick

New prostate cancer guidelines aim to empower the patient

Zimbabwe’s former caretaker leader dies

Illicit Kenyan brew kills seven, blinds over 10

For teams camping on coast, worries of altitude at World Cup

Ibadan: Modern taxicabs generate controversy

Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson for next Tyler Perry movie

Psquare wins KORA award

I am not a politician but a technocrat in politics – Yemi Odusote

Apathy mars FCT council election

Reality TV show for repentant militants hits screen soon

There is healing in music – Church leader

Get chic in ankara gowns

Quality education: Varsities need endowment – Gov Aliyu, Afe Babalola

How we raised enrolment figures – Katsina Commissioner

PHCN will be better under Jonathan – Idemudia

HiTV manager unfolds plan for Naija reality show

As 400 savour film training by New York Academy

Why Tai Solarin gave me N1,000 cheque every year – Dr Wale Omole, T&S Hospitals founder

Timi Dakolo, BP vision fete less privileged

Thrills and frills of low-cost flight

Non-melanoma skin cancers in the millions and rising

‘Near-death experience’ explained by carbon dioxide: study

Ousted Kyrgyz president gets ‘safe passage offer

Utibe ‘commands’ me to get pregnant for Lucas

The silent ways he says ‘I love you’

Maximising light in bathroom

Confession of a rapist: We raped her because she was cheating on our friend

Handling pressures in courtship

Styles for outings

NEITI’s descent into lethargy

Timely deliverance

What, on earth, did Rimi want?

Relief sought for secondary Parkinson’s symptoms

Erectile dysfunction plus heart disease raises death risk

From M-Net comes Comedy Club

Funke Akindele leaves GUS celebrity showdown

People mistake ostentatious dressing in public office for lack of seriousness – Jumoke Akinjide

Tumi Akogun – Fashion spells simplicity

‘Military intervention responsible for rot’

South African writer battles Okediran, Nwabuani for $20,000 Soyinka Prize

‘Why we publish Tax Law Reports’

Avoiding mistakes in stock investment during market recovery

Equities take its toll of Easter dividend Recouping the 33.78% loss of 2009

Jonathan, loyalists review clerics’ revelations on Yar’Adua’s health condition

Mimiko’s visit lights up NYSC camp

Ronaldo gives up on Brazil call up

Spanish doctor kidnapped in Congo

Edo NULGE begins strike

Ondo to mark Gani’s birthday with diagnostic centre

2011: Fayose pray for success at Apostle Ayo Babalola’s tomb

Food production: Ondo signs MoU with agric firm

Premiership clubs exit from Europe good for England-John Terry

Missing American miners found dead in West Virginia

Bharti to work with Ericsson, Nokia Siemens on 3G network

I-REPORT: PUNCH CHAIRMAN PETITIONS POLICE

BREAKING NEWS: President of Poland, wife, Governor of the Central Bank and Army Chief die in plane

Friday, April 09, 2010

Easter tragedy:Home bound NOUN official perishes in road accident after he spoke with wife on phone

I gave her out to take care of my mother and four other children –Mother

My mistress made me to sleep with seven men daily and paid me only N100 –14-year-old girl

Knowing your SWOT

Lagos schools to begin debate contest in May

Easter blues: Soldiers detain family of Federal Civil Service director for 11 hours, throw them out

How to live healthy

The friends you keep will make or mar you

Maduekwe hoodwinked Yar’Adua into signing the letter recalling me from the US –Gen. Oluwole Rotimi

It’ll be sad if Christian and Muslim leaders connive to deceive the nation –Pastor Elijah Olusheye

Diets to help manage stress

When it comes to women, I am very selective –Kenneth Okoli, Nigerian runner-up in 2010 Mr World

I used to tuck my boobs in undersize bras because they were too large –Ronke Oshodi-Oke

I wanted to be a teacher, but fate decided otherwise –Gloria Bamiloye, actress

Stevie Wonder recommended my selection to sing at the 2010 World Cup –King Sunny Ade

If I were rich, I would invest my money on scholarships for children of the poor –Maggie Ibru

My life without Gbenga Adeboye –Yemi Ajide Olayinka, popular broadcaster and musician

Any woman who wants my husband now will inherit liabilities –Abiodun Olujimi

Bakare, Gbonigi, Abiara blame Yar’Adua’s family for clerics’ visitation controversy

South west volleyball championship ends in Ibadan

Trenkol golf team targets glory in S‘Africa

Jonathan steps out, pays four-day visit to US

Ondo Assembly elects new Speaker as crisis deepens

Akinderu Unity Cup final holds

PGA to help Nigerian golf

Police arraign 3 for alleged N2.1m fraud, impersonating Onovo

Mexico consumer prices increase on ‘salsa effect’

Star Quest: Juke Box wins!

Meshack set to drop debut album

Enang identifies cause of unemployment

I left N6bn in Osun coffers –Akande

US abstains from World Bank vote on Eskom loan

Ex-amateur boxing champ Willett shot near NY mall

France hopes new crop impresses

D‘Yard to host Seun Kuti

South Africa: In search of another honour

NBA likely to delay vote on Nets ownership

Greece yield unattractive even over 7%

Okonjo-Iweala harps on utilising Nigeria’s youth population

Samuel Aboderin passes on

Deola Segoe, Dakova, others for International Fashion Week

Many members of royalty in Europe inherited

My girlfriend still sees her ex-boyfriend

Army justifies detention of two officers

Why violence has gained ground in Ijesaland –Chief Kunle Odeyemi, AC leader

Jonathan approves further foreign treatment for Yar’Adua –Investigation

Boeing first-quarter deliveries decline

Torres to face old club

Real hosts Barca in El Clasico

I am not getting married to Rita of Koko Mansion – Omobaba

My goal is to touch hearts –Kani

Bio: new minister, fresh challenges

Navratilova to attend French Open despite radiotherapy

Apollo, Sankaty to bid on $4.3bn Stanfield Funds

Aspirants for public offices in Osun should undergo oral and written tests –Onigbogi

C’River: We won’t support third-term lawmakers –Youth group

Does he love me?

Does smoking compound other ms risk factors?

Are doctors knowledgeable about herbal medicines?

Make a chic statement with pearls

My husband has another child

P Square shuns Kora boycott, wins top prize and pockets $1 million

Timaya finds new lover

Strategies for curbing violent crime (1)

Virgin Nigeria official loses job to kidney failure, battles infection

How to perfect your little white dress

White affair

Newborn heart defects linked to maternal obesity

I have had five abortions

My wife is promiscuous

A recipe for good sex

FCT poll: Northern group urges peaceful election

New ministers and burden of budget implementation

Ibori: Efcc storms two banks

US stocks halt global slide as Euro rebounds

Trading closes on positive note as ASI rises by 0.77%

Replacing molue with BRT buses in Lagos

Fulham denies Martins in Europa League

I was born prematurely, determination made me strong –Falilat Ogunkoya

The most powerful man in Nigeria is a woman!

GUS: Princess denies rift with Showkey

Lar calls for FCT indigenes involvement in FEC

FIFA unveils 2010 World Cup ticket

FCT area council polls to be a model for 2011 election - FCT minister

Ekiti Deputy Speaker calls for caution on chieftaincy crisis

Ekiti governor vows to remove corrupt public officials

Jonathan should sustain the current tempo of performance –Ajibola

Thai protesters storm satellite station

Manchester United to sign more players in summer

Three Japanese drug smugglers executed in China

Ford plans extra $414 million investment in S’ Africa

Australia suspends Sri Lankan and Afghan asylum claims

Jos: Group seeks end to religious crisis

Ex-militant leaders divided over calls for return to militancy

Group unhappy at exclusion of CSOs from FEC

AAU student commits suicide over carry-over courses

Thursday, April 08, 2010

FCT council poll: INEC begins distribution of non-sensitive materials

Cotton farmers to abandon farming

NAFDAC shuts six illegal packaged water factories in Zaria

Jonathan, alleged bomber’s father meet

Group unhappy at exclusion of CSO’s from FEC

Federal Palace Hotel Casino to give out Kia Mohave in May

‘50 per cent of Nigeria’s cashew wasted’

Oshiomhole extols late Bendel CJ’s virtues

Bayelsa HOS urges fresh mindset for civil servants

AIG tasks human rights community on police

Skills acquisition centre trains 3,000 youths in Lagos

Ivory Coast cotton production to rise by 58%

2011: Ijaw group warns against marginalisation

My appointment wasn’t political compensation, say ex-VC

Akpabio signs N12.03bn contract on road dualisation

Unemployment forcing graduates into academics –Lecturer

Budget balancing bill cuts agriculture by $7m

Vietnam feels free-trade downside

Non-payment of counterpart fund worries Abia EU state coordinator

Enugu govt to set up drug agency

Bordeaux must learn from defeat – Diarra

Lyon coach praises keeper

Easter: Motor accidents claim two lives

UBTH strike claims three lives

ANPP to sue ex-Imo governorship candidate over N2.6m debt

Yobe govt commences artificial insemination of animals

‘US-Brazil deal in WTO trade dispute is positive step forward‘

‘Reading habit will curb exam malpractice’

21 Fadama community associations get N146.27m assistance

CMSA holds party

Police arrest 15 over Rimi’s death

Oni canvasses scholarship schemes, endowment funds

Rummenigge hails Bayern spirit

Ferguson slams ‘typical Germans‘

MMIA’s body scanners yet to begin operation

LASTMA sacks 87 officials, loses eight

Oyo evacuates beggars from streets

Mixed signals over Obama, Jonathan’s meeting

China, Costa Rica ink free trade agreement

German industrial output disappoints

DN Tyre & Rubber showcases products at Abuja fair

Teachers demand smaller classes pledge from ministers

Investor donates ICT centre to Otuocha community

Borodo elected President of West African Manufacturers Associations

‘Black pupils are routinely marked down by teachers’

Geithner in Beijing talks as yuan speculation mounts

Trade agreement draft leaked

I will succeed in Abuja – FCT minister

LG boss seeks alternative revenue formula

Zain cautions customers on fraudulent messages

Semenya’s lawyers demand action

Palmer, Nicklaus open Masters

Elephants, Black Stars to camp in France

Emerging markets driving consumer technology - Survey

Clerics have no constitutional role in Yar’Adua’s health —Gbajabiamila

Amaechi criticises council chairmen’s usage of funds

Police arrest three suspected cultists over murder of UNAD students

Retail trade in Bulgaria among worst performers in EU

BA, Iberia sign merger deal to create global giant

Firm donates science equipment to school in Port Harcourt

Kebbi decries mass failure of pupils

‘Government must fight product counterfeiting to protect real sector’

Global steel products price on the upward trend

Teachers ‘allowed to use force’

“We’re committed to TVE development”

Oil extends losses on demand concerns

PwC partners World Economic Forum on African growth strategies

MDGs programme faces record-keeping challenges in Nigeria –FG

We’re waiting to see Yar’Adua —Ogbulafor

Orubebe to meet with N’Delta govs, others

Experts challenge FG on land reform report

No longer business as usual –Olubolade

Fabregas boost for Spain

Utaka targets victory over Spurs

Lagerback needs Kanu – Disu

Nigeria, Argentina match to be viewed on 3D

‘Only prayers can save leaders from temptations’

Power generation drops by 400MW

No plan to sack federal workers —FG

PUNCH correspondent escapes abduction in Ibadan

Oyo gives free health care to the aged

Expert commends Nigeria’s move towards retail banking

FedEx plans green industries trade mission to Europe

United, US Airways in merger talks

Firm donates blocks of classrooms to Magboro community

Sokoto earmarks N460m for additional classrooms

NGO wants agric minister to focus on rural water supply

MI, Buchi for Ignite forum

Looking at NBC’s ban on Ekaette

British Council uses education to foster cohesion

Kenya, UAE plot trade growth

Commissioner urges release of N15m grant to foundation

Toyota exec urged automaker to ‘come clean’

NAPEP spends N1.3bn on poverty eradication annually – Kpakol

Malaysia-South Korea trade to grow by 42 per cent this year

World Bank lending hits record $100bn due to crisis

Replace our transformer

UCH management sets up panel on Easter fire

Lagosians urge govt to avert another food suppliers strike

Jang signs okada bill, outlaws PDP congresses

Terminal charges: Airlines suspend strike

Atiku’s exit won’t affect mega party in 2011 – Utomi

Argentina will decide Eagles’ fate – Sodje

I made millions for Portsmouth – Redknapp

Harrison is afraid of me – Sprott

Confusion reigns over NOC election

Olawale Oshun: Birthday of many democratic wishes

Babalola tasks NDIC, SEC, others

Climate change: Groups fault Copenhagen resolution

Reps committee chairmen jittery over planned removal

Claimants, colonel tussle over disputed property

Police stop Badagry youths from disrupting Black Heritage Festival

Rimi: Textile workers task FG on security, infrastructure

Cocoa processors, others seek way out of current challenges

Union Bank finances acquisition of merchant vessel

Former economic planner backs trade pact with China

CBN to issue N79bn in treasury bills

Greece plunges deeper into crisis, banks, euro hit

‘Pupils benefit most from family bond’

Corps members boost education in Bayelsa schools

Revelation of Lagos beauty pageant

Darey heads for Kenya

Ogun Govt, Mowe deserves better

Baby Boy for Azadus

Who needs police affairs ministry?

Juke Box beats them all

Still on the FOI Bill

Security breach at Calabar airport

A word for the new finance minister

Battle of the year: Kefee, Wande Coal, Dagrin, others slug it out at HHWA

Day Onobrakpeya stepped into Grillo Pavillion’s hall of fame

IOSCO issues disclosure guidelines for public offerings

Market indices soar on blue chip gains

Exam malpractice: Tutorial centres as ‘magic theatres’

US faces ‘difficult’ tax choices - Bernanke

Lawmaker urges govt to show more commitment to education

Japan, US ‘some distance’ apart in beef trade talks

Nigeria yet to operate Treasury Single Account – AGF

‘Govt should pay attention to other means of transportation’

Judge stops Odogbo Day celebration

Cultural revival: Derided at home, Ifa finds seat in Ivory towers

A sick girl in the hands of a benevolent angel

Ekiti PDP, AC disagree over Atiku’s planned return to PDP

Jonathan tasks monarch on co-existence

Okonjo-Iweala picks holes in 2010 budget

Ethno-religious crisis: Senate to address indigene/settler dichotomy

Jonathan, Sanusi, others to tackle electricity problem

House Committees: Unease over reconstitution

Messi playing football with Jesus – Maradona

Ferguson plays down Rooney fears

Power generation drops by 400MW

Group flays exclusion of civil societies in Jonathan’s cabinet

Okonjo-Iweala tasks new cabinet on Nigeria’s fiscal health

ICPC detains Ijebu North LG chairman

Ondo Assembly sacks Speaker, deputy, others

Police arrest three suspected cultists for killing UNAD students

Mark seeks divine intervention to end Nigeria’s travails

Go for cancer screening, dermatologist urges albinos

MMIA body scanners yet to begin operation

30,000 athletes for Lagos Sports Festival

Man arrested for disturbing US flight

NAPEP spends N1.3b on poverty eradication annually, says Kpakol

Taxi driver rapes, buries teen alive

Tiger Woods slept with neighbour‘s young daughter

Ferguson plays down Wayne Rooney ankle injury

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Ex-militants threaten showdown in Ondo over alleged attack

N60m fraud: We detected it, Giwa poly officials claim

OPS tasks commerce and industry minister on smuggling, tariffs

Ekiti AC warns NAFDAC against cover-up on alleged expired milk

LASG focuses on safety in project implementation

Ogun judicial workers call off strike

Benin coach tips Nigeria for glory

Renard quits as Zambia coach

Protesters demand implementation of White Paper on Enugu crisis

Nigerian offshore rig spending totalled $8.8bn in 8yrs

N187bn Bayelsa 2010 budget signed into law

Provide quality leadership, Daniel tells new HOS

AC sympathises with victims of Bayelsa LG poll

Europa targets increased production in 2010

Navratilova has breast cancer

Eagles will find it tough in S’Africa – Babalola

Stakeholders challenge Alison-Madueke on investor-friendly policies

Nobody can deny me second term ticket –Abia gov

China hints at readiness to let yuan rise

Rimi: NBA, NU lament rising level of insecurity in Nigeria

‘Mismanagement results in shrinking economic base’

China central bank to sell first 3-year bills since 2008

AC’ll restore lost glory of Ogun State –Former deputy gov

NASA blames globalisation for economic problems

PIB, refineries: Key challenges for Alison-Madueke, Ladan

AC, Oyinlola trade words over N18.3bn loan

NIOC announces plans for gas pipeline to Kuwait

Emerging markets stocks rally for ninth day

Serbia whips Japan 3 - 0

Gaddafi’s call

Iloh, Ogunkoya advise Bio

Messi: Nigeria’s defence worries Amun

Liverpool’s season doomed from start – Torres

Eurozone growth lowered to zero

Housing development: FMBN seeks funds from foreign investors

How to sustain capital market growth – Experts

Shell eyes sale of downstream units in Africa

Oyedepo, Onayeikan brief Jonathan on visit to Yar’Adua

W‘African Gas Pipeline delivers 570mscf to Ghana in 19 days

US Embassy not opposed to FCDA project —Official

Judge fixes April 22 for EFCC’s suit against Bafarawa

US mortgage applications index decline 11%

National unity

Nissan, Daimler may build vehicles at each other‘s plants

Jurists ask AGF to forward reviewed laws to N’Assembly

Solar plane prototype in first test flight

Ishola Williams dissatisfied with quality of ministers

Atiku, associates set to return to PDP

Price gains boost

Kwara commences disbursement of N1bn CBN agric fund

Oil price falls from 18-month high on forecast of

NETCO, GNPC to partner on engineering services

Apple IPad components may cost as little as $260, ISuppli says

‘Exercise during pregnancy can improve child’s health’

Inter can rule Europe – Mourinho

Olaiya escapes death

Diplomatic row

Still on the Constitution

He’s like a Playstation player – Wenger

Boots or slippers for the police?

World Cup: Nigeria can go all the way – Lagerback

Eating fruits, vegetables have little impact on cancer – Study

Production starts at world‘s deepest offshore facility

Talisman Energy to sell natural gas assets

Lagos blames ATM fraud on uncooperative attitude of banks

Market operators optimistic on market

SERAP demands Babangida’s prosecution

We’ll demonstrate good leadership –Interior ministers

UK election 2010: Brown, Cameron clash on economy

NDLEA arrests pregnant woman for ingesting 350g cocaine

Govt condoles with families of electrocution victims

Two suspects remanded for murder

Europe economy unexpectedly stalled in fourth quarter

NERFUND begins disbursement of N2bn microcredit fund

Reps may ask FG to revoke N64bn Abuja runway contract

Okonjo-Iweala urges Nigeria to harness ‘demographic dividend’

Police arraign 26-year-old prostitute for murder

Judges’ new posting creates lull

US homeland secretary to visit Nigeria

Police arrest kidnappers of politician’s father

Clinton, Yayale hail Nigeria-US Bi-National Commission deal

Niger Delta ministry to establish offices in nine NDDC states

Jonathan warns ministers against violation of conduct code

102-year-old Chinese woman begins primary school

First Bank issues FIRS e-Tax card

Currency in circulation rises by 2.9% to N1.08tn

How FG made $280m from petroleum products’ exports before refineries went bust

Friends of the Earth campaigns against Shell‘s gas flaring in Nigeria

Kebbi trains desk officers on utilisation of N1.05b World Bank grant

Digital colour photo laboratory as goldmine

The world salutes King Messi

New ministers: Round pegs in …

Time for Ogun and Amadioha to pray at the villa

Sacked bankers and life without fat pay

Reps’ recommendation

Spanish press hails Argentine

2011: Storm in Osun PDP’s fold

Save drivers from VIO

Ex-GTBank official faces prosecution

Ajegunle mayhem: Police quiz

Goodnight, Prof. Ifedayo Oladapo

Don’t extend Iwu’s tenure

What are we looking for in a leader?

World Bank may provide S’ Africa extra funds for power

S’ Africa Semenya sets sights on June return to action

Eagles will surprise the world, says Lagerback

Jonathan warns minister to avoid quarrel with ministers of state

Osun PDP warns aspirants against violence

Lagos attributes ATM fraud to uncooperative attitudes of banks

Global financial institutions hold forum on bond markets

Two suspects remanded in prison over alleged murder

Maintain existing policies, Miners tell new minister

Enugu to explore commercial agriculture

Rainstorm damages PHCN equipment

Kebbi earmarks N314m for water

Man, 28, kills mother

Court adjourns case against Bafarawa to April 22

2011: It will be unfair to push me out of PPA-Orji

Union commends Jonathan for taking over Ministry of Power

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Philippine inflation accelerates as oil prices climb

Indonesia keeps main interest rate at record-low 6.5%

BOJ may keep policy unchanged, raise view of economy

Euro weakens, Greek bonds slump on funding concern

Diamond Bank crashes retail loan rates

Africa‘s banking laws shut out the poor - Yunus

Too early for rate increases, says Sanusi

CSR: Union Bank donates vehicle to school

Banking reform will yield positive dividends –NESG

ABC Transport unveils 2010 travel promo

Global air industry sees recovery

Cadillac to conquer China, Russia markets

Virgin Atlantic, Disney partner on in-flight services

Air France, Vietnam in code-share pact

Airline alliances becoming the new ‘mergers’

HRG, TBI enter joint venture

Turkish Airlines net profit down 50.7%

Nigeria, others to begin sharing of safety information

Toyota restates commitment to Nigerian economy

Group calls for inclusion of autistic screening for babies

Associations mark World Autism Day

Benefits of water for healthy living

Lufthansa pilots refuse to drop strike threat

NCAA’s calibration jet returns after four years

Pharmacists move to tackle quackery in Rivers

Shock: Causes, symptoms and self-help at home

Expired milk: NAFDAC shuts Lagos company

Ondo govt urged to employ more medical personnel

E350 coupe: Combining luxury with better road manners

Hotel star ratings: To infinity and beyond

Price recovery: Sterling Bank leads banking sector

Health Insurance: NHIS boss seeks private sector partnership

Rising rate of age-related eye problems worries ophthalmologist

Club canvasses better sanitary practices

Malaria: Patients, doctors tell tales of confusion in diagnosis and treatment

ASI rises by 1.90%

GTB posts N28bn profit

Why Nigerian airlines must form partnerships – Fadugba

US Treasury’s bail-out profits top $10bn

Australian interest rates rise to 4.25%

Rubin, Greenspan to face crisis inquiry

Virgin Money, Wilbur Ross in £500m RBS bid

Effective ways to reduce labour cost

EFCC uncovers forged certificates at NSCDC recruitment exercise

NIMN urges FG to take economy out of conundrum

Oil prices steady before US supply report

S’Court to determine status of Mobil’s security employees

North Korean Red Star operating system details emerge

Renault set for new tie-up with Daimler

Bi-Courtney, Dufil partner on educational tour

Climate Change: National Communication project in the works -– Official

Oil refiners to see profit boon in Dubai’s drop versus Brent

Social roles can determine success in life

‘A CEO cannot rise above quality of people around him’

PAN Nigeria appoints new MD and CEO

Toyota faces record $16m fine from US over pedal recall

Cultivating a sense of ownership among employees

Southwest Airlines considers entering Canada alone

PHCN promises to improve power supply

Nigeria’s crude sold at premium price –NNPC

Ondo spends N142m on training

Miners kick against ban of importation dimension stones

NIOMR urges private sector to fund fisheries research

Qantas Airways grounds 747 after cockpit window cracks

Building, sustaining positive attitudes in the workplace

Brand building strategies that work

Jazz Air signs $100m deal with Thomas Cook

Starting a successful day care centre

Contractors must sit up – Olubolade

Global Jobs Pact will accelerate employment recovery – ILO

Mobile subscriber base hits 78.5 million – NCC

Jonathan sacks Barkindo, appoints Shehu Ladan as NNPC GMD

Why organisations must promote healthy workforce

Mobil agrees to clean up Ibeno oil spill

How to inspect, replace vehicle lighting

NITDA to train lecturers in IT

Probe alleged attempt to bribe tribunals, AC urges security agencies

NUT vows to resist Kwara’s remuneration bill

Haye aims for four-fight swansong

Commuters groan as Oyo begins clampdown on unpainted taxis

Crime fighting: Police call for more collaboration

Para soccer chief urges states to embrace sport

Fatwa issued against Malik

Power sector’s picture not yet clear

Bayern can’t stop Man Utd – Giggs

Challenges ahead of new AGF

‘Benzema-Pato swap impossible’

Pellegrini plays down Barca visit

Bad roads: What can Daggash do in 14 months?

CLEEN expresses worry over Jos crisis

Association urges IAAF to accredit more officials

We’ve talents in Nigerian league – Director

Easter break: Work resumes in Akure

Bloodied Bordeaux seeks Lyon salvation

Delta goes tough on contractors

Court okays suit to compel ministers to declare Yar’Adua unfit

Oyo police smash robbery gang

Health commissioner denies treating people on party affiliation

Early preparations vital for Eagles success – Zeigbo

Moyes backs Yakubu to regain form

Rimi‘s death, a political tragedy –Bafarawa

Ogun inaugurates new Head of Service

Groups call for probe into alleged extra-judicial killings

Expect radical transformation of police soon — Minister

Etuhu confident of victory over Wolfsburg

‘England due for major win’

Yar‘Adua, a victim of spousal abuse —Soyinka

Ogbulafor, others meet with Yar’Adua

Passport applicants call for additional collection points

Rimi, a great loss – Imoke

World Cup: Onuoha ready for Eagles

Northern govs condole with Kano, Gombe over losses

Mikel eyes Premier League title

Rimi’s death, monumental loss to Nigeria –NANS

Don advocates non-contributory pension for the elderly

‘Military barracks now place for idle gossip, prostitution’

Uncertainty as Alison-Madueke becomes first female petroleum minister

BRF Academy set for international friendly

Cameroon lines up Serbia friendly

Nigeria’s democracy still fragile, US insists

UBTH workers protest CMD’s abduction

Ondo directs ministries, agencies not to reject corps members

Dismissed police officer arraigned for impersonation

Labour decries state of insecurity

Mammoth crowd at burial, sign of his greatness – Jigawa‘s ex-governor

Eagles’ failure, setback for domestic league

Our World Cup plans for Eagles – Supporters’ club

A challenge from Cape Town (2)

Sightings of Yar’Adua and other matters

Agenda for new ministers

Rimi and Nigeria’s state of insecurity

Orji, Nnamani shocked by death

Issues in Reps’ recommendations

Cancer: Soliciting youths’ support to fight scourge among rural women

Man, 34, in court for N383,000 fraud

They want to frustrate my inauguration as senator –Igbeke

Gbajabiamila faults defection by politicians

Aganga needs to put economy back on track

Jonathan shares 38 portfolios, takes charge of power ministry

Woods targets fifth Masters victory at Augusta

EFCC uncover forged certificates at NSCDS recruitment exercise

Visit to Yar’Adua is personal –Oyedepo

UBTH staff protest CMD’s abduction, commence indefinite strike

Traditional ruler, 13 others remanded in prison custody for waging local war

Jonathan sacks Barkindo as NNPC GMD, appoints Shehu Ladan

Oil spill: Mobil to carry out clean-up exercise

New cabinet: Akunyili retains Information Ministry, Alison-Madueke moved to Petroleum

Newcastle back to Premier League

S’Africa Police avert racial violence ahead of Terre‘blanche murder trial

Judge named in Jackson doctor‘s Los Angeles trial

UBTH CMD kidnapped in Benin

Banks, offices open in Kano despite holiday for Rimi

Monday, April 05, 2010

Task force to curb truancy in primary schools inaugurated

Council sensitises pupils to climate change awareness

Ajegunle mayhem: CP orders investigation

Obasanjo, Danjuma avoid each other at Lagos airport

Ogun crisis: Why Obasanjo has not intervened — Speaker

Ex-governors mobilise against Ribadu’s return

Rimi’s attackers will be arrested – Onovo

AC restates call for state police

Balarabe Musa, Sani eulogise late former governor

Textile export target likely to be missed by $1.5bn

Jonathan orders probe of Rimi’s death

Roddick powers to title in Miami

Renault, Nissan, Daimler may see ‘billions‘ in savings

Rimi belonged to class of patriots, colourful politicians — PDP, Atiku, NFSS

Brush Engineered sees Q1 EPS above market; shares jump

Fasoranti, Gbonigi mourn Rimi

Apple sells over 300,000 iPads on day of release

AFN shifts Golden League

Rooney could make Bayern tie

US requires new security checks at foreign airports

Vacuum will be difficult to fill — Associates, Saraki, Akala

Mexico‘s Calderon eyes tougher fines on monopolies

Mentally challenged people flood Osogbo

2011: Why PDP mega political rally was cancelled – Investigation

Staco Insurance records N3.9bn premum

NITEL’s preferred bidder ‘ready for probe’

Nigerians will miss his wealth of experience — Mark, Kalu

Greek deputy PM says Portugal may be next victim –Report

21st Century to unveil new products at W.Afri.Tel

Discovery launches one of last shuttle mission

Injuries give Bojan, Walcott chance to shine

CAF Champs League: Heartland dreads SuperSport

Electoral reform, solution to rot in education sector –Don

World Championship: BFN wants $40,000

‘Haye not ready for Klitschkos’

Over 100 miners survive week in flooded pit in China

African Mobile Microfinance/Remittances Summit gets May date

Sino-Australian trade surges despite tension

...big loss to Nigeria –Bankole, Mimiko

FG urged to intervene in airlines, NAMA face-off

Katsina to boost internally generated revenue

Easter fire guts multi-million naira property at UCH, Ibadan poly

Three persons electrocuted in Benin

Experts proffer solutions to crime and insecurity

Bakare weeps in church as group donates $20,000 to SNG

China economist sees ‘room for talk’ on currency row

Agnico says acquisition drives next stage of growth

Transporters oppose fuel tax, support toll gates

Rimi’s death will affect national discourse – ACF

Japan exporters boosted as dollar retains strength

Multi-Links Telkom introduces customer care portal

‘Iran still ready to negotiate nuclear swap’

Woods, family in Miami for tennis

3SC players lament poor welfare

CBAN advises Jonathan on new ministers

Linkserve’s Blast Broadband to hit the market

FG, Shell donate ICT facilities to Anambra varsity

If money is your target, don’t pursue Ph.D – Retired don

NBTE urges more private sector participation in TVE development

‘Why Nwafor Orizu CoE has not become a varsity’

Geoidtel says pricing, service challenges dog African VSAT market

Food security: Ondo orders 100 tractors for farmers

Strategies for making good sales pitch

Cerebral palsy: Options expand for affordable long-term care

Okpala backs Kanu for World Cup

UEFA Champions League: English dominance under threat

Suicide bomber kills policemen in Russian region

IBM, Cross River partner on healthcare, social welfare

China‘s looming trade deficit shadows yuan debate

Confusion over alleged Christian clerics’ visit to Yar’Adua

Daimler pays $185m fine for bribing Nigerian officials, others

Bond buyers demand record downgrade protection

Actis sees positive signs in Nigeria’s regulatory framework

2011: Ag. President under pressure to contest

2011: TMG carpets INEC over alleged planned rigging

Israel cannot defy the world

‘Nigerians need legislations that will promote their lots’

LP, PDP supporters clash in Irele, police deny casualty

World stocks, oil rise on positive US data

Goldman Sachs buys stake in Ganek’s $4bn hedge fund

Power generation may hit 4,000MW

‘Slow response at teaching hospital killed Rimi’

Equities start Q2 on positive note

‘Kaduna refinery can make N297m profit per day’

Starcomms extends 24 hours free call promo

Two die, 100 injured as earthquake hits Mexico-California border cities

Gunmen attack US consulate in Pakistan

I jumped at Elephants offer – Eriksson

Still on the ACF’s observation

‘Jonathan shouldn’t fail to turn things around’

Rimi: The evils that robberies do

S’Africa will be home for Eagles, Nigerians – NFF

Ngugi: A Marxist dialogues with the past

People’s sovereignty

A challenge from Cape Town

Mental health, experts applaud focus on parity

Delta appoints senior vice president for Europe, Middle East and Africa

Experts list steps for harnessing Nigeria’s HR for global competitiveness

Managing successful rental business

Making the case for e-Skill acquisition

Babcock students put lawmaker to task over FoI Bill

French Language: NFLV charges governors, dons on policy implementation

Nigerians need legislations that will ease their problems –Cleric

Ondo government orders 100 tractors for farmers

Grassroots PDP in Lagos drum support to capture state

Terrorism: Obama praised for new travel screening rule

Earthquake rocks western Mexico

Explosions rock US consulate in Peshawar, Pakistan

We‘ll avenge Terreblanche’s murder, vow S’ Africa’s white supremacists

How Abubakar Rimi died

Abubakar Rimi, dies at 70

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Arson: Police arrest 10 okada riders

Imoke returns from medical trip

Expert advises CSOs on programmes

Agency restates position on telecoms base stations

Akwa Ibom Communities petition Senate over NIPP

‘Lagos produces 250 bags of fertiliser daily’

Wen says lopsided trade not fault of any one country

Aliyu orders release of N160m to education foundations

Patriotism, driving force behind Cuba’s greatness – Ambassador

United Airlines overhauling its Boeing 777 fleet

Saraki charges religious leaders on unity

DFID partners Kwara on teachers‘ exchange programme

Increase in March employment shows US recovery is broadening

Ex-minister condoles with N’Assembly over senators’ death

Bishop berates cabal in Presidency

UK manufacturing grows at 15-year high, says survey

Cases of abandoned babies drop by 50%, says orphanage

How I was held hostage at orphanage home —Commissioner

Ridgewell frustrates Liverpool

Haye targets Klitschkos after victory

Let’s consolidate gains of democracy — Fashola

Re-arrange Nigeria’s affairs, Onaiyekan advises FG

Monarch tasks Kwara govt over infrastructure

Women on company boards cut ‘group think’, UK lawmakers say

Bank of Japan may raise economic assessment

Oyinlola asks tribunal to dismiss Aregbesola’s petition

AIG on path to repaying bailout -CEO

Daimler agrees to pay $185m after admitting bribery

Ogun woos obas in fight against deforestation

Jonathan asks Nigerians to make sacrifices

Vidic rallies Man United

Etoile, FAR in shock Confed exits

Clijsters thrashes Venus in Miami final

REPL MD enjoins pensioners to embrace annuity

Engineers covet government patronage, Lagos NSE inducts new members

Euro exit a blessing for Chelsea – Ancelotti

There is hope for Nigeria —Okonkwo, PFN

Abeokuta South LG budgets N1.4bn for 2010

Govt goes tough on street traders in Akure

Australia’s Virgin Blue to buy 105 new Boeing planes

US non-essential purchases rising

SET Plc unveils three games nationwide

N3tn revenue not remitted to FG in five years —Bankole

Easter: Rededicate your lives, Mimiko urges Nigerians

China will move to strengthen currency –Geithner

Nigeria won’t close embassy in Libya –FG

Ibrahimovic out of Arsenal clash

Simeone quits San Lorenzo

NIS seeks repositioning of surveying profession

New asset bubbles emerging –China‘s Central Bank

STI pays claims to beneficiary of SWIS-F policy

Continental Re boss tasks insurers on compulsory policies

Getting round lingering credit crunch

Cornerstone begins work on N650m Oregun estate

Youth camp ignites Rowe Park

CAF Confed. Cup: Wolves advance, eye trophy

Skye Bank unveils Visa Card promo

Ikuforiji congratulates Christians at Easter

SocGen reports Singapore account anomalies

Oni’s aide joins AC, debunks sack claim

Jos crisis: Ex-Reps ask FG to prosecute sponsors

IBM, Verizon develop cloud computing service

We won’t make Office for iPad –Microsoft

Beta Computers commences outsourcing services for POS, accounting solutions

FEC: Jonathan bars lobbyists

Toyota sales rise as business confidence climbs

Lagos govt to sustain Third Black Heritage Festival

NEMA cautions Nigerians on meningitis

Firm restrained from collecting rent on Mudashiru’s estate

Senate Committee seeks review of Air Force presence at airports

Insurance: Zenith‘s N193m tops banks‘ claims for 2008

Inhalant abuse, a deadly middle-school concern

Insurance pool to offer reduced rate coverage

Lagos plans big for J-League

Ambassador advises on sports development

LASEPA, consultants resolve to raise standard of environmental reports

Users commend Lagos for upgrading Ikeja CBD road

Edo Govt, complete these projects

LFTZ: 65 Epe communities apply to LASG for excision

Conflicts: The search for solution continues

No relegation for 3SC – Adepoju

For vast majority, driving and cell phones don‘t mix

ACMAN invests N6.5bn to curb cash-in-transit losses

Realtor seeks more investments in real estate sector

Nigeria, US to sign bi-national agreement

CBN boosts safety operations in Abuja

Atuche appeals against ruling to quash charge

Discard Seven-Point Agenda, GNU, APGA tells Ag. President

Osheku hits Nigeria with Libyan athletes

Rural electrification projects: Contractors seek N19.4bn payment

Ekiti adopts new road construction method

Man recounts ordeal in gunmen’s hands

N64bn runway project: Reps summon Yar’Adua’s aide, ex-minister

Slot Systems rewards customers

Visafone 10 Cars In 10 Weeks promo gets winners

Oasis boss harps on proper risk assessment method

Novarica assesses Oracle Insurance Claims solution

Kenya‘s inflation rate drops to 4%

Pension: Leadway Pensure tasks private sector on participation

How insurance industry can benefit from revival of textile sector – Insurers

BlackBerry prices declining, research shows

Criticisms trail Imams’ visit to Yar’Adua

Couple to face child abuse charge for trafficking drugs with six-year-old children

New partnership on crime control in Ogun

Refurbishment: Ayinke House to remain shut for one year – CMD

AC counsels Jonathan on new cabinet

Anambra North: No conflicting judgments on senatorial poll –ANPP winner

Death penalty: 714 people killed globally in 2009 —Amnesty

Domestic airlines record low patronage on Easter Sunday

Experts seek JV, privatisation option for refineries

How companies can protect their real assets in recession

Not yet a people’s budget

Mind reading moves closer to reality

Okagbare runs fastest time in the world

Esperance beats ASFA to move on

As the new cabinet emerges

Ecobank, Afribank out of NSE-30 Index

Turnover falls by 15.9% in OTC market

Governors and oil industry cash calls (2)

Customs, new salary and performance

Ogun: Much ado about ministerial nominees

Suspension of magistracy law and restoration of old enactment

Broadband Internet as economic growth indicator

Govt must regulate prices of building components’

Enugu allocates 300 hectares of land to FHA

Cleric decries attitude of politicians to poor Nigerians

Zuma appeals for calm over killing of white supremacist leader

Catholic Cardinal rejects sex abuse ‘gossip‘

Niger junta sacks heads of state companies

Clerics’ visit to Yar’Adua: Opposition renews call for invocation of Section 144

Ondo goes tough on street traders in Akure, plans more neighbourhood markets

Abandoned projects: A’Ibom issues 45-day ultimatum to contractors

NMA faults Jonathan over absence of medical doctors in cabinet

Drama galore at making of Little Miss Aso Rock

Segun Odegbami smiles again

Ibori’s daughter courts controversy

Ozolua holds champagne party

KWAM 1 eyes politics

MNET Face of Africa 2010: Day designers issued verve

‘My sister wants to ruin my wedding plans’ (2)

Challenges of newspaper marketing in Nigeria

Jos: We are all to blame

Erykah Badu in narrow escape

Grammy, Pepsi, campaign for underprivileged African youths

Those religious bigots

Who will control the state of insecurity in Imo State?

Gen. Aliyu Gusau more suited as NSA

Abba Adam, the bad ATM Samaritan

Another female bank manager in N45m fraud

God’s Own Radicals step out in grand style

Kidnappings at national and state levels

Stem cells might one day treat severe asthma

Philippine beauty ejected from Miss Universe contest

Poor security won’t make professionals abroad return home –Sokunbi, founder, KCI Nigeria

Madonna’s daughter, Lourdes, won’t star in her next film

Police: Tenn. man rams car with Obama sticker

Beyoncé’s pregnancy not confirmed

How to get your sexy back

What is the period of courtship?

Move towards a state police system

Soup pot politics

My most memorable moment in life was meeting the Pope – Felicia Onyeabo, president, Catholic Women

There’s opportunity for success in the global meltdown – Wole Benson, Cerebral CEO

Michael Jackson’s heart still beating in emergency room, lawyer claims

Man fleeing Ohio police jumps fence – into prison

Nigeria needs to project her positive points – Duyile, ministerial nominee

Obama’s invitation to Jonathan as good omen

Apapa/Oshodi Expressway: Tons of grief and stress for motorists

Nigeria is getting worse

Three German soldiers killed in Afghan fighting – Official

Karzai under fire after attack on ‘foreigners’

Treat women with heart attack just like men – Study

Personality disorders (2)

US democracy in danger from ideologues and zealots

Man allegedly attacks pastor’s husband in church

Part of my greatest achievement is being called to make shirts for Mike Adenuga – Evans Akere

Quality of parenting and teaching is going down – Prof Oyeweso

New Era established to cater for indigent pupils – Remi Tinubu

‘Business schools will continue to thrive in Nigeria’

‘Teacher don’t teach me nonsense’

You’re your kid’s first teacher, expert tells mothers

Ibadan public schools: The battle for restoration

A lid on the cost of taming harsh weather

Plotting global air travels’ future on four-cabin planes

NDIC’s audit rekindles hope for depositors of fraudulent MFBs

Cameroon cocoa exports running below previous year

Rail workers‘ union to re-ballot members over national strike

Transport security still a concern in Britain

Indian food inflation rises to 16.35%

Malaysia’s trade bill tabled before parliament

Japan may bring China before WTO

Trade experts express cautious optimism over economic rebound

‘US manufacturing growth accelerates in March to strongest pace’

‘INTARA will bring back professionalism to radio and TV productions’

Tourism in Ibadan: Lakeside Resort to the rescue

Banking Update: Zenith Bank Plc – 2009FY- Breaking the quiet period

Honey and eye diseases

Swelling the rank of doctor writers

Living the Branson life: New ventures, heroes and a hammock

Looking great with great bodies

‘Berlin’ conference coming in Abuja

On the track of a rejected stone

Dad flogged me the day a visitor gave me a coin at Xmas – Josephine Anenih

How to be successful at job interviews

Lipstick: Some like it hot, some like it nude

Catholic priests are human, all too human (2)

Humour and wit of a motivational birthday

Tourism‘s target is to create more jobs, employ more people and reduce crime – NTDC boss

Experts predict rosy Q2 in stock market

CSR: ARM partners Red Cross, five others

Saturday, April 03, 2010

Tevez as good as Messi – Mancini

Etuhu tips Fulham for Europa s‘final

Israel based striker wants Eagles call-up

NATA floats insurance package for members

3SC will escape relegation – Adepoju

Eagles need flexible players – Amuneke

Arik sends damaged aircraft to Germany

Group criticises Mirza’s marriage

NNPC refineries to become joint ventures

NCC sets September deadline for number portability

Karlberg wins Asian title

The NECO disaster: A timely alarm bell

Mega party, not reforms, solution to electoral problems – Ondo Law Commission boss

Fabregas broke leg against Barca – Wenger

Ashley Cole boost for England

‘People’s assessment of Akala’s administration is unfair’

Mourinho hits back at Italian media

Iwu: Shopping for endorsement for a second term bid

‘We’ll remove all obstacles against Jonathan’

Eagles’ CHAN ouster: problem of basics, not base

Politics has destroyed Nigerian football - Obafemi

Kwara’s bill of controversy

Oyo govt, police criticise rumours on corporate taxis

Director in SGF office in custody over fraud

Outrage over Bayelsa’s N6.4bn stimulus package

What the constitution says about drug trafficking

Why drug peddlers prefer Lagos route

Youths, motorcyclists protest in Lagos, Abuja over police killings

Group lists qualities for N’Delta minister in new cabinet

‘Why we ended airport searches for Nigerians’

Senate loses another member

Jos: Shonekan warns against reprisal

Monarchs fail to resolve Jonathan, Sylva feud

Easter: JTF, Orji, Daniel sue for peace

Seven killed in Bayesla LG polls

Attack on airline: Suspect targeted five Americans, top politicians

EPL: Chelsea beat Man United to go top … Ferguson fumes at ref

Cabinet of wives, lobbyists, recycled hands

The menace of herdsmen

Cabinet: Pressure mounts on Jonathan as N’Delta leaders demand key positions

Fashola flags off Black Heritage Festival

Tax evasion: A’Ibom Assembly threatens to petition Onovo

Six people killed in Bayelsa LG polls

Ekiti government alerts farmers about antics of fraudsters

Marcello Lippi linked to AC Milan‘s job

Ahmadinejad rejects Obama‘s advice on nuclear conflict

Gunmen kill 24 people in Baghdad

Senegal to inaugurate controversial $27m monument

Election will start on time despite protest- Sudan‘s Election Commission

‘Burundi needs $5.8 billion for infrastructure‘

Niger miltary sacks top officials of public corporations

Emirate club, Al-Ahli targets Kanu

Friday, April 02, 2010

Yaw, Guitarman glow at G-bam show

Adaora Ukoh’s sense of style

Micho Ade rocks Juju music scene

Oby Edozie back from India

Gospel artiste has four babies for four men

Musician turns beggar

Fayrouz ignites orientation camps with Mr. Macho and Miss NYSC

CATWALK Hollywood Nigeria Fashion and Music reality series holds soon

Woods will play for US –Couples

Clijsters meets Williams in final

IMF, ratings agencies praise Irish “bad bank” launch

Incentives war boosts sales at most big automakers

Luxury giant to buy former fashion editor‘s web venture

I hate his life style

What makes an entrepreneur?

Chinese drug stores: Huge selections of herbal medicines faithful

Initiating community development

We have been dating for three years, yet I don‘t know his house

Database to rate airline safety for travelers

Weekend special: Afang soup

Two men want me

Lesson from Alexander the Great

An encounter with lousy businessman

I left Aso Rock Villa with many bottles of perfume but no money –Princess Gloria Iweka

Business and life mistakes to avoid (8)

Five things you don’t know about the eagle

Attitudes responsible youths must avoid

Why sex drive varies in individuals (2)

Safeguards against bomb attacks (3)

She is a witch

Small molecules have big impact for tb bacteria

My father worked for the church for 15 years without receiving a salary –Wole Olanipekun, SAN

Honey and diabetics

Kaduna govt votes N270m for road project

Oni, AC trade words over allegation of feeding pupils with expired milk

New cabinet: NANS charges Jonathan on education portfolio

Star Quest: Juke Box, Ace Vibes and Sapphire Blue ready for battle

Lepa Shandy begs for VIP seat

I am not a wife beater –Fred Aseroma

Kora 2010: Nigeria office calls for boycott

I accompanied a colleague to buy an engagement ring but ended up being the one he engaged

Even as an air hostess, I had a deep passion for music –Oluyinka Ayanda

On the high sea in 1959, a British sailor told me Nigeria would never be great unless ...

I quit NDA because I was punished for missing a ship in which everyone on board perished

Adenuga, Osoba helped me without requesting for anything in return –Obey

Magnets can alter moral judgement by changing brain activity

‘Family planning, access to safe, legal abortion key to maternal, child health’

I have been treated badly and left with a broken heart, just because I was raised in an orphanage

Harassed and abused, children in Ogun orphanage face uncertain future

Lagos officials arrest blind student for loitering, detain him for two weeks under harsh conditions

US demands anti-terrorism law from Nigeria

‘Low health budget responsible for foreign medical trips’

NEMA donates N30m relief materials to Anambra communities

Jonathan not behind EFCC crackdown on Bayelsa –Sylva

Haye sure of retaining crown

Uduaghan charges Wolves to go for victory

Army counsels Jos residents as Ohakim preaches peace

Easter: There is still hope for Nigeria – Bankole

The fear of deadly trio… for Lagerback, Eagles

Bonhomme wins air race

Boeing ‘disappointed’ with extension of US tanker deadline

How to manage a handyman business

Real faces Racing ahead of El-Clasico

3SC may suspend plan to employ new coach

Jonathan unaware of Yar’Adua’s meeting with Imams

Jonathan orders investigation of suspended NSITF MD

Sycophants want to rule Nigeria indirectly –Oba Ajayi

Crunch tie for United, Chelsea

Roma, Milan keep pressure on Inter

From blackboard to boardroom

US, Canada finalise new auto fuel economy standards

Hyundai luxury car to include free iPad

Nokia wins $2bn China deals

Planning a family vacation on low budget

Scary times in the US of A! (2)

Asegun promises to win trophy in South Africa

I was nicknamed scorpion with the wings because of my talent –Iloh

PDP is working to take over Kano, Lagos –Gambo Danpass

Ribadu’s imminent return causes panic in EFCC

AbdulMutallab: ‘No more extra screening of Nigerians travelling to US’

Abortion doctor‘s killer bags 50 years jail term

Nigerian teenage girl arraigned in London for murdering boy, 15

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Exploring potential of tourism for economic development

Govt agencies collaborate against illegal trading

NTDC sets to utilise golf to boost tourism

Dubai‘s diamond trade falls 13% to $18bn in 2009

UK Group moves to boost cocoa production

Chinese output boosts global recovery

US govt blames China for unfair trade practice

‘Govt should make policies that will aid development of manufacturing sector‘

‘Apapa ports to record huge capacty shortfall by 2011’

Maltina named official drink of Lagos carnival

Goldberg commences ‘Goldrush’ promo

‘Investment in infrastructure‘ll boost economy’

Indonesia inflation slows, Central Bank may hold rate

Etisalat commences ‘9ja talk for free’ promo

Facebook claimants vow to continue legal action

South Korea consumer prices rise at slower rate

SA, China sign contracts on trade

Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce to partner Ogun on economic development

Morlap Shiping acquires $20m vessels

Russia‘s economic slump eased to 3.8% in 4th quarter

Mobile phone charges to fall under Ofcom plans

Taiwan and China discuss trade pact

Turkey’s trade deficit widens to $3.3bn in February

Indo-US trade ties: Geithner to visit India on April 6

Chicago purchasers’ index declined to 58.8 in March

Bright Food bids $1.75bn for CSR’s sugar unit

World stocks up, buoyed by manufacturing data

FADAMA III takes off in Ogun with 42 communities, 181 user groups

China, Taiwan move closer to trade pact by June

School Administrator counsels children on moral standard

Why we organised uniform exams for Muslim schools’

Lekki-British Sports Day: Teacher calls for review of school curriculum

Onward Paper Mill partners customers on market penetration

Maritime secondary school opens in Nigeria

‘Women farmers can increase yields by 20%’

MDGs: Companies charge govt on water policy

Deputy Governor justifies sports in schools

Military confrontations still on in Darfur – Gambari

Coup scare in G’Bissau as soldiers briefly hold PM

Constitution review: Faulty machine forces Reps to defer voting till April 20

Presidency orders investigation into Calabar airport incident

Police arrest five persons for pipeline vandalism

China to discuss Iran sanctions

Nigeria makes fresh $5m pledge to Haiti

Eight die, 51 rescued in central China coal mine blast

2010 NASSMAC: First stage winners emerge in maths contest

Exam fraud: JAMB acquires 5,000 scanners to frisk UTME candidates

This is the exact moment to start total nuclear disarmament

Tracing the bitter truth of chocolate and child labour

Russian president vows to destroy bomb plotters

Annan welcomes ICC decision to investigate Kenyan violence

Tennis: Skye Bank partners Rivers

Wolves set for Zesco clash

NJF invites 20 judokas

Cross River hires foreign coaches

We can make Barca pay – Walcott

Henry praises Arsenal fans after emotional return

Delta govt approves four new polytechnics

Groups stage pro-Iwu rally in Abuja

Drogba for United clash

Blatter slams Premier League over debts

Corps members in Lagos get 400% pay rise

Naturalisation: 13 foreigners undergo screening in Lagos

Police rescue victim of suspected cultists

Jos killings: 20 suspects arraigned

Woods to play with Couples

Gunners interest flatters Herrera

Bolt, Gay set for Brussels showdown

Army parades leader of Anambra kidnap gang

Ondo sacks consultants over N1bn debt

ACF urges genuine reconciliation in Plateau

Crude oil price hits 17-month high, touches $84.84

Nigeria not doing enough to exit meltdown – Vitafoam MD

Mimiko approves N866m for ex-council officials

Lagos inaugurates 13-man record and archives policy committee

Man, 44, arraigned over N450,000 indebtedness to bank

Brazil to partner Nigeria in S’Africa

Gallas, Arshavin blow for Gunners

Injury boost for Rooney

Tevez is one of the best – Mancini

Contempt: Keyamo ordered to appear before judge

HIV/AIDS: NGO donates vehicles, books to Lagos health ministry

Easter: We must keep faith with Nigeria —Jonathan, Mark, others

NEITI, FIRS, others to end oil sector losses

Inter-bank rates stay low on excess cash

Some banks still operate off-site ATMs in Lagos

Manufacturing firms lead the bulls

21 fuel-laden ships arrive Lagos ports

Navigation charge: Airlines to begin strike on April 9

Hunters petition Ogun CP over gun attack on leader

Ex-NDLEA official acquitted

Guardiola hails brilliant Barcelona

Ancelotti to exploit Rooney’s absence

Lagos magistracy law: NBA faults suspension, files joinder application

Chinese firm denies $50bn bid for oil licences

Mob attacks two men for stealing goats

9ice tours Europe

How to invest in small scale hotel ownership scheme

Man swallows cocaine to evade arrest

NNPC boss opposes privatisation of refineries

Fake EFCC official swindles lawmaker of N50m

World Autism Day: UN, parents seek increased awareness

Nigeria, South Africa clash again

UEFA Champions League: Wenger backs Arsenal to go through

Alliances: The search for new political friends

Let‘s monitor the flow of funds

Jos: Case for true federalism

FG, declare nationwide general amnesty

Governors and oil industry cash calls

Being Anenih’s wife and the burden of being a woman

Who really needs a ministerial ‘screening’?

Seun Kuti, Pasuma, Dagrin perform at Havana Carnival

For Bigma, life’s been good

Kemi Adetiba, Femi Olagbaye part ways

Al-Mustapha: Judge fixes April 19 for ruling on SIP tape

Bayelsa AG, two others granted bail

World Autism Day: Early intervention, critical to treatment of autistic children

Upsurge in eye defects worries Ekiti govt

New cabinet may be inaugurated on Tuesday

Architects demand quick passage of building code

Stock market records 26% growth in Q1

Nigeria identified as most attractive frontier market

Insurance stocks buoy market turnover

Abolition of mass promotion in Lagos schools

PSC releases name of shortlisted ASPs

Customs boss: I’m ready to go to jail – Keyamo

Yoruba leaders lament lost glory, chart new course

HIV/AIDS: FG seeks alternative funding

Iwu has overstayed in office —NCP

Sokoto: Agbaje cautions politicians against dragging judiciary into politics

Ondo approves N866m for ex-council political office holders

Court Grants Former Lawmaker Bail

Electoral reforms: Demonstrators besiege N’Assembly.

Outrage over implementation of Bayelsa‘s N6.4bn stimulus package

Corps members in Lagos get over 400% pay rise

SPLM‘s Arman withdraws from Sudan presidential poll

India launches biometric census

‘Legal battle over Facebook continues‘

Mugabe appoints rights, election groups

Gunmen kidnap Total employee in Niger Delta

Mega city: UK to invest £30m in Lagos metro project

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Akunyili, Tapgun in narrow escape.

Globacom supports Lagos Black Heritage Festival

Unionist wants professionals to head cultural institutions

Cannabis: Man bags 32 years jail term

Sagay, NBA, others criticise Lagos Speaker over attack on judge

Convicted drug trafficker gets bail

Man poses as assassin, demands N2m from businessman

Gaddafi’s comment: Liberian President brokers peace between Nigeria, Libya

Nigeria’s dependence on imported fuel ‘makes no sense,’ says US

Ferguson slams United

FG approves payment of lecturers’ withheld pay

LG probe: Ekiti Assembly bars journalists

Suspended BPE DG alleges blackmail

Assets declaration: FG withdraws case against Ribadu

FIRS accuses banks of frustrating e-payment system

Jealous prostitute allegedly stabs customer to death

Corruption, bane of good governance —Mark

Eagles drop in FIFA rankings

Irish banks look beyond ‘bad bank’, recession

Dizengoff partners UK, Israeli firms on power products

Aberdeen seeks longer stay for Aluko

Constitution review: Senate conclusions selfish, parochial —CODER

LG chairman spends N3.6m on ‘Ileya’ rams

Goodluck to award new oil blocks to NNPC –Barkindo

Metropolitan, Momentum to form $4bn Africa insurer

Buhari, Tinubu, Bafara others fail to agree on mega party

Stanbic IBTC pays N1bn monthly to pensioners

Six suspected kidnappers in police net

Intercontinental Bank outsources 3,400 support staff

Why Usman was cleared —Senate

Banks hand over offsite ATMs to private operators

100 escape death as taxi crashes into plane at Calabar airport

‘How to stem the tide of water-borne diseases’

CP to lead anti-crime war in Ogun

Rooney to miss Chelsea clash

Tua humiliates Ahunanya

Greece to sell global dollar bond by early May

FG mounts roadblocks against LPG development

‘Banks are still lending money to serious fuel importers’

Yahoo targeted in China cyber attacks

Swine flu stops Nigerian cricketers

Victory excites Ribery, van Gaal

LASG inaugurates N50bn agric scheme

Cultism: Security agencies meet as police patrol Ado-Ekiti streets

Police arrest bursar, two bank officials over N58m fraud at Rufus Giwa Poly

NICO’s solution to indecent dressing

Judge jails ex-Lagos LG boss two years without option of fine

Nigeria not insulated from global economy – Minister designate

Okereke-Onyuike to quit NSE in Dec, as Elakama bows out

Labour, civil society groups threaten nationwide

Commission demands fiscal responsibility elevation

Police smash armed robbery gang

Jos Killings: 90 suspects to appear in court today

Workers advised to embrace new pension scheme

UBA records 94.12% drop in profit

FG reviews import guidelines on 48-hour cargo clearance

Bail: Bayelsa officials know fate today

The ayes have it again

NYSC urges employers to accommodate corps members

Onabiyi, Bankole’s father, others write Jonathan over Martins-Kuye

Of acid rain and other rains

Council boss takes mechanics to task

Adamu urges NFF to take advantage of WAFU Cup

Academica can’t stop us – Enyimba

Sokoto: Battle of wits over governorship seat

Running a profitable car wash business

Investors cut exposure to stocks, emerging markets – Survey

Forces against stable power supply

NMA and health minister’s appointment

As Bayelsa prepares for AMAA

A nation’s harvest of deaths

Legacy of the slave trade on modern society