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The Punch News Archive for May 2015Rss

Saturday, May 30, 2015

God plans to heal Nigeria through us — Osinbajo

Wanted Nyako returns, plans to meet Buhari

Kwara NURTW members protest Police killing of leader

Fayose pays 19 APC lawmakers’ salaries

Alamieyeseigha made me — Jonathan

Nigerians have roles to play to see desired change — Cleric

Awolowo blessed Osinbajo as a baby —Shittu

The Osinbajo we know — Church members

It was tough training my boys — Osinbajo’s mother

Apapa gridlock: Eyesore that refuses to go away

President Buhari: First 100 days priorities

I don’t have a problem with Davido — MC Galaxy

Perfect shoes

The misery of osteomyelitis

The new face of Aso Rock

My wife curbed my excesses — Mike Aremu

Judicious use of mobile marketing

Dad is not a good cook — Ajimobi’s daughter

Oba Saheed Eleguishi’s style

Senior actors humiliated me —Evia Simon

She lured me into sex

U-20 world cup: Nigeria’s golden boys

Stay contented

And then we should have our CAS (1)

Are you growing old gracefully?

I’ve not stopped Jonathan’s ministers from travelling abroad – Buhari

Alamieyeseigha discovered me – Jonathan

Iran rejects military site inspections in nuclear deal

Buhari condemns Maiduguri attack

Buhari, Osinbajo declare assets

Arsenal win FA cup, beat A’Villa 4-0

Ganduje dissolves cabinet, sacks all political appointees

Uduaghan seeks support for new administration

NURTW protests police killing of leader in Kwara

Malian president visits el-Rufai, confident of Buhari’s success

God’s plan is to heal Nigeria through us – Osinbajo

Ambode meets perm secs, banks on workers for continuity

Ferdinand announces retirement from football

NFF has no room for corruption – Pinnick

Okorocha woos investors with $2m, free land

Wanted Nyako returns home today

Nyako returns to Nigeria Saturday

Zimbabwe bans arrest of sex workers

Earthquake rattles Tokyo

Buhari emergence, divine intervention for development – Cleric

Peterside urges Nigerians to support Buhari

Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri, explosions kill residents

Hong Kong protesters call off talks

Bear with us as we tackle the rot – Buhari

India heat wave tests water supply, kills 1,800

19 bus passengers killed in Pakistan

Friday, May 29, 2015

Szczesny slams father

Man City target F’Eagles players

Neymar is a born leader – Former coach

HFN postpones girls tourney

‘Nigeria’ll produce chess grand master’

Destroyer hails Okowa

Dortmund aim for German Cup

French Open: Sharapova advances

Kashamu’s extradition not over – NDLEA

Ex-Eagles stars urge FG to save Lagos stadium

Asisat Oshoala’s BBC award

At Vision 2020, pupils find hope in making career choices

Six killed by suicide bomber at a wedding ceremony in Borno

Thugs brutalise journalist for report on Buhari, Nasarawa gov

My parents are using my destiny to get wealth –varsity undergraduate

My father wanted me to be a doctor but I chose music –Kwame

Nigeria’s unforgettable heroes of democracy

Buhari leaves guests, attends Jumat service

Jonathan’s last week in office

Nigeria, no longer in chains –Tinubu

Aba residents lament power outage

Police hunt fake EEDC engineer in Enugu

Dismissed INEC worker cross-examined in court

I won’t allow kidnapping, corruption –Emmanuel

Okorocha denies face-off with Onu

Buhari: Nigerians’ hope for change

Osinbajo: From scholarship to leadership

Jonathan’s cousins’ abductors demand N50m ransom

Gunmen attack Plateau village, burn 250

Unpaid salaries: Osun Speaker seeks Buhari’s support

Fashola’s tenure, a failure –PDP

Jonathan’s guards forced me to stand in the rain –Detained Punch journalist

Shettima promises investment in job creation

C’ River: Ayade pledges new seaport, highway

Kano, Zamfara, others close IDP camps as inmates depart

Buhari commended over Maiduguri plan for military

Suspend strike, Lalong begs Plateau workers

IGP promises security as Buhari resumes duty

Chad kills 33 Boko Haram insurgents

Senators drum support for Buhari

Buhari’s photographs displayed in few airport terminals

Media Fuse targets growth in Nigeria

Rep-elect lifts community with transformer

Nurses, Unilever partner on children’s health care

Ambode creates new ministry, agencies

UNIOSUN: Council’s recommendation tears ASUU apart

Ahmed appoints SSG, HOS, others

Inauguration: El-Rufai condemns attack on guests.

Be committed to your promises, Abiara tells Buhari

Crowd stone Adamawa ex-deputy gov

21 presidents attend Buhari’s inauguration

Focus on people’s welfare, security, Mark urges Buhari

Reduce cost of governance with ICT, expert tells FG

Suswam, Jang shun successors’ inaugurations

Agriculture, commerce and industry, my focal point –Dankwambo

I need divine wisdom, says Gaidam

Al-Makura promises fairness to all

I hope to hand over to APC gov in 2019 –Amosun

I’ll wear only Aba-made attires – Ikpeazu

Amaechi in Abuja, shuns Wike’s inauguration

APC youths besiege Aso Rock for Buhari

PDP congratulates Buhari

El-Rufai sworn in, cuts 50% salary

I’m not bothered my wife is a rape victim –Kayode Salako

Osoba attends Buhari’s inauguration, says I’m still in SDP

Glitz, glamour of Buhari’s inauguration

Mugabe snubs journalists

I’ll not take Lagosians for granted, says Ambode

Trailer load of brooms for everyone

Desperate crowd overruns security barrier

Prepare for tough time – Ugwuanyi

Wikipedia updates Buhari, Osinbajo’s profiles

NIMAREX organiser urges maritime stakeholders on participation

Buhari and a new Nigeria

I belong to nobody –President Buhari …promises to rescue Chibok girls

Buhari’s inaugural speech, powerful agenda for Nigeria –John Kerry

Island Club honours Oba Tejuosho, others

Fayose hails Buhari’s inaugural speech

COSON celebrates at 5

Drama, laughter at Jonathan’s valedictory session

Patience Jonathan’s mistake, lesson for Aisha Buhari – Women

Nexus targets increased market share

For eight years, Elechi sidelined me, other Ebonyi PDP leaders –Sam Egwu

Even at 50, I’d still wear studs –Saidi Balogun

I’m a black belt taekwondo fighter –Funsho Adeolu

I have no issues with Tonto Dikeh –Dencia

Nigerian Idol 5: The curtain draws near

Buhari should monitor Jonathan, others’ assets declaration – Adegboruwa

Tony Okungbowa to Host Kids Show

Buhari should remove fuel subsidy –Utomi

Frank Edwards ready for GCGT

I knew he was going to die –Nigerian father of 19-year-old brain cancer victim

Everyday items dirtier than toilet

In competition with no one

ANAN donates books to Federal University in Ebonyi

Inaugural speech of President Muhammadu Buhari on May 29, 2015

Ex-minister calls for sustained efforts on affordable housing

Loneliness is killing me –Chief Kanran

Myanmar intercepts boat with 727 migrants

Ahmed re-appoints SSG, CPS

Osoba at Buhari’s inauguration, says I’m still in SDP

Tens of thousands homeless in Mali violence – UN

Youths attack Adamawa deputy gov, Senator at inauguration

Respect rule of law, human rights, Mark tells Buhari

US removes Cuba from terror blacklist

APC youths besiege Aso Rock to see Buhari

Tambuwal reappoints Imam as spokesman

Blatter beats Ali, named FIFA president for fifth term

CBN releases audited financial statements, posts N35bn income

Suicide bomber kills six at Borno wedding

El-Rufai condemns attack on inauguration guests

Yuguda left empty treasury, destroyed Bauchi – Gov

Why we withdrew from Kashamu’s house – NDLEA

Ambode names SSG, spokesman, others

Ambode, at inauguration, creates job, foreign investment ministries 

I’ll handover to an APC governor in 2019 – Amosun

I won’t take Lagosians for granted, says Ambode

I’ll invest more energy in job creation – Shettima

Ugwuanyi asks Enugu people to tighten belts

Amosun’s inauguration in pictures

El-Rufai’s inauguration ends abruptly

I’ll be President of all, says Buhari

Ganduje appoints SSG, five others

El-Rufa’i, deputy to forfeit 50% salary

[Full text] Buhari’s inaugural speech

Two dead in Saudi mosque car explosion

Scorecard of the Transformation Team

Work harder for W’Cup slot, FIFA tells Nigerian referees

CJN swears-in Buhari as President

Jonathan dissolves cabinet at midnight

California repeats a history of drought

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Things Buhari can do for entertainment industry

We need to invest in women –Omotola

NSC DG congratulates Oshoala, NFF

Imoke lauds Cross Rivers CSDP

Dynamo Moscow to sign Emenike

B.Unit,Yomi Queens win MRS Kids Cup

Uche linked with Monterrey

StarTimes gets rights to World Cup games

NBBF names 12 for Afrobasket women

Mabo backs Okon over Falcons list

We must develop sports at the foundations – Oshodi

Gateway drag Akwa Starlets to Ilaro

Attract fans with elite players, Dikko tells clubs

Diamond, Raptors win Youth Alive Basketball League

No player is indispensable – Iheanacho

Milan set Ancelotti deadline

FA Cup: Hoddle backs Villa

South Africa denies wrongdoing in World Cup bid

Cole confirms West Ham departure

Scary day for Serena, Kvitova

Nadal, Murray call for Blatter change

Court strikes out Ufomba’s suit against Otti

Plateau police deploy special forces for inauguration

SERAP asks Buhari to probe investment in power

Investigate Ekiti violence, group tells Buhari

My defeat, an act of God – Jonathan

Man bags 10 years for drug peddling

In defence of democracy

TMG wants Buhari to sack Larmode, EFCC boss

I’m leaving behind N9.2bn debt – Suswam

Power: Our last few days disastrous, says Nebo

Audit power sector privatisation, NLC advises Buhari

CJN bans book launch for judges

1,563 policemen for inauguration, 25,000 on red alert

FRSC seeks protection for children from road crashes

Abuja agog for Buhari

Judiciary crisis: NBA suspends Amaechi’s aide

Group urges prison inmates to be hopeful

Court stops proposed increment in electricity tariff

Jonathan presents handover notes, says I’ve done my best

May & Baker to pay N49m dividend

FRSC warns against overloading school buses

LCCI hosts first Information Communication expo

Skye Bank appoints four executive directors

Fashola urges children to stay away from vices

Review last-minute appointments

Will Buhari break the jinx of underperformance?

Jonathan’s guards harass, detain PUNCHman in Bayelsa

Communicating need for change in organisations

Indiana imposes ban on moving poultry to events

Labour warns of widespread teacher shortages across England

Now, it is Buhari’s son that matters

P & G Nigeria introduces new laundry product

Peak Milk maker pledges to increase local content

Unilever pledges to attract investment to Nigeria

Foundation offers scholarship to internally-displaced pupils

US stocks drop on liquidity concerns

Mr. President, Nigerians want no excuse!

Will these programmes survive after May 29?

Experts advise FG, states on economic diversification

IO Furniture rewards innovation

As Jonathan leaves office

Aid group pulls staff from Kenya refugee camp

Finally, NDLEA ends siege, vacates Kashamu’s residence

Blatter defies calls to quit as FIFA president

Fight corruption, don’t sack workers, NLC tells Buhari

Yero puts Kaduna debt profile at N73bn

Jonathan’s presentation of handover note in pictures

Mark asks Buhari to respect human rights

Policemen detain PUNCHman for taking Jonathan’s house pictures

Court dismisses bid to stop Buhari’s inauguration

TMG asks Buhari to sack Larmode, clean EFCC

CJN declares ban on book launching for judges

Edo gunmen stab three students in teacher’s kidnap

Adesina wins AfDB presidency

N360m debt: Policeman beat up protesters in PDP secretariat

No regret predicting change, says sacked SURE-P boss, Agwai

Democracy Day: Fayose congratulates Buhari, Jonathan

Police promote 72 officers

Speakership: Iriase also withdraws for Gbajabiamila

NPS confirms riot in Zaria prison

Uduaghan berates Delta’s accountant for disappearing before handover

Osinbajo inspects Aso Rock office

[Full text] Jonathan’s speech at handover note presentation

Wike declares war on criminals

Army arrests three Boko Haram bomb makers in Gombe

CCB, others seek public officers’ open asset declaration

NDLEA refuses to vacate Kashamu’s home

Court stops proposed tariff hike by electricity firms

Senate orders DPR to seal-off filling stations hoarding fuel 

Oshiomhole’s allegation of mismanagement ridiculous – Okonjo-Iweala

Amosu advocates better funding for military

Falana raises the alarm over sacking of 290 soldiers

Jonathan presents handover notes to Buhari

Court strikes out suit challenging DStv new rates

Niger arrests 600 for Boko Haram links – Minister

Avoid unnecessary appointments, NLC urges Buhari

Buhari arrives for Aso Rock tour

Juve must ‘park the bus’ against Barça – Vialli

US ‘accidently’ sends live anthrax to S’Korean army base

Blatter welcomes Swiss, US probes

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

I won’t forgive Wike unless justice is done – Amaechi

Fashola advises children to shun drug abuse, violence

Jonathan sends confab report to N’Assembly for approval

11 killed in Kwara auto crash

El-Rufai appoints SSG, others

Lagos cancels movement’s restriction for May sanitation

S’Court affirms Aregbesola’s victory, dismisses Omisore’s appeal

Executive, legislature feud embarrassing, says Tambuwal

Jonathan, N’Assembly settle constitution amendment rift

Jonathan, PDP owe decoration firm N360m

A project to turn corpses into compost

‘Moderate’drinking might harm older people’s hearts — Study

Plaintiff, lawyer’s absence stalls anti-Buhari inauguration suit

Health tip: Reducing your risk of motion sickness

Potential Ebola drug target identified in mouse study

Soy supplements won’t ease asthma — Study

Thunderstorm kills three sisters, one pupil in Kwara

PDP: Dickson expels Jonathan’s loyalists

‘Simple’ things Buhari must do to turn economy around

Don’t single me out for probe, Jonathan tells Buhari

Borno pastor writes Buhari

Mental health as nexus for sustainable development agenda

AMCON recovers N3.2tn non-performing loans

Onasanya set to retire as First Bank GMD

Financial literacy for kids

Drunken driver, others escape death in Lekki accident

N’Delta groups shut Agip’s facilities

Children’s Day: A vote for vernacular

Buhari: Past imperfect, future tense

Reduce your risk of stroke and heart attack

I was a motor park tout —Benue gov-elect

Ondo to build more mega schools

Politicians and campaign attire

Nigeria, others purchase one million Total’s solar lamps

Balotelli will stay at Liverpool

Buhari: Now, the clerics keep mum online

Lawyers and corruption

Thunder Balogun FC beat Leo

LASG tackles FAAN over licensing of cab operators

Petrol sells for N110 at depots

Best practices of talent retention, employee compensation

May 29: Wasted years of civil rule

Court bars NDLEA from unlawful extradition of Kashamu

SHI, NLNG train 57 Nigerian engineers in S’Korea

Community searches for man who raped three girls

India appoints first transgender college principal

Rwanda’s parliament to debate Kagame third term

Gaidam sacks cabinet, political appointees

Tony Blair to step down as Middle East envoy

Blair resigns as Mideast peace envoy – Source

I’ll work with anyone who emerges N’Assembly leaders – Buhari

Wike: Justice must come before forgiveness, Amaechi tells cleric

Jonathan’s aide dismisses alleged expulsion from PDP

Level of Bama’s destruction shocks Shettima

Inmates’ rehabilitation cannot succeed without public support – NPS

ASUU condemns UNIOSUN council for recommending  VC’s sacking  

Kuku asks Niger Delta youths to support Buhari

We closed Benin, Asaba airports for safety reasons – Minister

Kogi Judge kidnappers demand N150m ransom

Absence of legislative arm, setback for ECOWAS – Ekweremadu

IPMAN crisis worsened fuel scarcity – President

We are ready to obey court order – NDLEA

Osun Assembly approves creation of 36 additional councils

We must not forget Chibok girls – Amosun

I dropped out of secondary school – Benue gov-elect

Executive, legislature feud, an embarrassment to Nigeria – Tambuwal

Borno pastor writes Buhari, canvasses northern Christian Speaker

Bayelsa plans reception for Jonathan on Friday

Jonathan’s actions, energy crisis hindering smooth transition – ACF

Ekiti varsity shut as workers protest unpaid salaries

Anti-inauguration suit: Plaintiff, lawyer absent in court

Speaker hails Aregbesola’s Supreme Court victory

Jonathan signs tobacco control bill, five others

Court refuses application to stop Wike’s swearing in

Protect NGF, Amaechi urges incoming govs

Inauguration: IG orders tight security around Eagle Square

Don’t single out my administration for probe – Jonathan

Aregbesola laments increasing rate of children abduction

Know your new state governors

El-Rufai appoints SSG, media aide, others

Parliament dismisses ‘incompetent’ Madagascar president

Jonathan sends National Conference report to N’Assembly

French Open: Sharapova qualifies for third round

Court bars NDLEA, others from arresting Kashamu

S’Court delivering judgment in Omisore’s case against Aregbesola

Jonathan, NASS settle dispute over constitution amendment

55 killed in Iraq suicide bombing

Taliban claims attack on Afghan guesthouse

FIFA-linked officials arrested on corruption charges

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Tambuwal bows out of Reps, hands over to Ihedioha

UNICEF urges Buhari to protect girls from B’Haram

Anambra judiciary workers suspend strike

PDP governors reckless, insensitive – Gemade

Lekki trade zone shows commitment to development – Fashola

APC group urges support for Saraki

Punish corruption, RCCG elders tell Buhari

Contractors seal off FHA over N750m debt

Lassa fever patient dies after visiting Liberia

Anglican Synod advises Buhari on ministerial appointment

Fulani herdsmen kill 96 people in Benue

PDP will bounce back, says Yuguda

Fuel subsidy breeds corruption, says Niger gov

Nobody advised Jonathan to concede defeat – Aide

B’Haram: Reps ask FG to rebuild liberated towns

Rivers killings: Amaechi, Wike in war of words

Strike paralyses governmental activities in C’ River, Osun, Oyo

APC urges Reps-elect to shun corruption

B’Haram kills 43 in Borno

NDLEA defies court order, remains in Kashamu’s home

Confusion in APC over N’Assembly leadership

Bail: IG warns Nigerians against corrupting policemen

Oil workers halt Halliburton operation over job loss

Jonathan attends last FEC meeting today

Group asks court to stop Buhari’s inauguration

How to get more views on YouTube videos

Nigerian companies still experimenting on social media

Internet kids and digital tricks

I will probe Amaechi, says Wike

Buhari and the promise of change

Between Obasanjo and Jonathan

Why Jonathan lost

Scrap Post-utme

NDLEA and Kashamu Buruji

Fuel scarcity as sheer wickedness

Mutual Benefits, release my money

Public service as lottery

Fuel queues will disappear next week – Marketers

Power firms declare force majeure over tariffs, insurgency

NITEL liquidator to recover N250bn from MDAs

Dangote Foundation initiates N4.2bn projects in Kano

CBN evaluates 200 applications for N300bn industry fund

NIESV faults assets declaration process by public officers

Portland Paints to expand operations for growth

Equities end losses with N50bn gain

Deutsche Bank fined for misstating value of derivatives

Elumelu seeks economic growth in Nigeria, others

TUC condemns states for owing workers

ITF/NECA boost carpentry skills with workshop

‘Employee screening eliminates fraud’

How we beat the fuel scarcity – Hospital chiefs

NAIP urges guarded implementation of new drug distribution policy

We promote healthy community – First Heritage MD

How to hire a financial adviser

FG workers arraigned for N1bn economic reform scam

Court fines motorist N20,000 for driving without licence

Even in brand activation, we tell stories –Eiremiokhae

Ford Explorer Platinum breaks interior record

NUPENG backs removal of subsidy

GIS officer gives reasons for stopping Forcecom

Man disguises as woman to kidnap pupils

Kingship tussle tears Abia community apart

NIS leadership crisis deepens with new appointment

Nigerians obsessed with trophies —Abdullahi

Estonian employers’ confederation proposes minimum wage increase

Oshoala wins BBC Women’s Footballer of The Year award

Toyota confirms Punch report on assembly plant

Between fuel scarcity and financial priorities

May 29: Building Team Buhari

Ostrich farming: The new game changer

Goodbye to good luck, welcome to hard work

Taribo happy to see Mikel out against Chad

NYSC member found dead in Kwara

Coscharis Motors gets Jaguar/Land Rover recognition

Heat wave kills more than 1,100 in India

CIPM inducts 465 members

APC charges Reps-elect to shun extravagance, corruption

Two suspected kidnappers, leader’s wife arrested in Ekiti

Abuja blackout enters second day

Kenya rejects al-Shabab police killings claim

Power firms declare force majeure over tariffs, insurgency – BPE

ADB Presidency: ‎Reps drum support for Adesina

CBN screens 200 applications for N300bn real sector fund

PDP govs are reckless, insensitive – Gemade

Yero govt officials must refund stolen funds – El-Rufai

Man infected with Lassa fever in Liberia dies in US

Fuel subsidy breeds corruption, remove it – Aliyu

Jonathan commiserates with Obasanjo over sister’s death

Sambo inaugurates distribution of N9.2bn cooking stoves

Senate: APC North-Central adopts Saraki as sole candidate

Jonathan appoints Bello as new FCT CJ

B’Haram: Reps ask FG to reconstruct liberated towns

Jonathan hails creation of Defence dialysis centre

Oshiomhole swears in, suspends new LG chairman

Nigeria needs $1.2bn to combat HIV/AIDS – UNAIDS

Nobody advised Jonathan to concede defeat – Kuku

Dokpesi to testify in Tinubu’s N150bn suit against AIT

I can’t be a party to Nigeria’s disintegration – Jonathan

NDLEA vows to continue siege on Kashamu’s house

Oshoala wins maiden BBC female footballer award

Tambuwal bows out as Speaker, hands over to Ihedioha

Strike: APC faults Oyo NLC

Protect girls, women from B’Haram, UNICEF urges Buhari

Ex-minister urges new govt to ban rice importation

Contractors demand N750m debt, seal FHA office

I’ve Wike’s records, Amaechi dares gov-elect on probe

Don’t bribe policemen for bail, IG warns

Court orders NDLEA operatives to vacate Kashamu’s house

U20 W’Cup: Flying Eagles arrive in New Zealand

$8.8m fraud: Lagos DPP to request Briton extradition

APC denies zoning Senate President to North-Central

S’Sudan gains ‘full control’ of oil town

38 killed as fire guts home for elderly in China

Iran to hold closed-door trial of US journalist

Soldiers take over Capital Oil, load drums with fuel

Monday, May 25, 2015

Haliru Bello emerges acting PDP BoT chairman

Lagos stops street lighting over fuel scarcity

Clerics ask incoming govt to tackle power

Amosun dissolves cabinet

LASG boosts pupils’ interest in power, energy

VC urges SUG members to be servant leaders

Buhari should support lawmakers to reduce FG’s powers – Akpabio

Oshiomhole emerges chairman of S’South governors’ group

APC can’t succeed without implementing confab report – NADECO

Lagos lawmaker-elect vows not to defect

APC states incurred bulk of $63bn debt – PDP

Transition: FG team submits report to Buhari committee

Arson: APC criticises Fayose’s curfew on Ekiti

CJN, Bulkachuwa shun book launch over NJC directive

Fayose, APC lawmakers’ meeting deadlocked

Senate Presidency: Saraki urges APC to follow due process

B’Haram: Army kills 30, recovers foreign currency

Jonathan signs two additional bills into law

C’River spends N2bn on scholarships in eight years

Diversify economy —Dickson

Constitution amendment: S’Court asks Jonathan, NASS to settle before Wednesday

Nyame, Kalu, five other ex-govs still facing trial —EFCC

I’ll probe Amaechi, says Wike

Speakership: Gbajabiamila, Dogara disagree on Reps’ support

‘Friday is public holiday’

Gunmen abduct Kogi judge kill orderly

EFCC: Keyamo withdraws from Sylva’s trial

Anambra: Striking judicial workers lock out tribunal judges

Unpaid salaries: Oyo, Osun workers begin strike

18 power generating stations shut down

Airlines suspend more domestic flights

Move against oil cabal now, NLC tells Jonathan

Nigerians count the cost as oil marketers resume supply

Airport workers protest, want NAF officers punished

NSCDC arrests teenager, others for owning refinery

Robbers kill Imam, raid houses in Ogun

Residents accuse woman of abduction

Herbalist, prophetess defraud bankers of N6m

Physical retail stores still vital

Why it could be a good time to buy property

Emefiele should avert another bank crisis

Okonjo-Iweala and Nigeria’s debt

Jonathan’s last crisis-ridden days

Nigeria’s electricity crisis is a failure in leadership

What Buhari needs to do fast after May 29

Setting an agenda for the incoming government (2)

Equities value drops by N41bn amid fuel crisis

Asset custodians seek more foreign investment

Nigeria well positioned for digital economy —Smile Communications

Micro Station opens Ibadan outlet

New varsities, signs of hope for teacher education —Stakeholders

LASPOTECH generates N80m monthly – Outgoing rector

Disquiet over Plateau, ASUP lingering crisis

Durodola relives unforgettable moments with grandmum

La Fayette MfB builds SMEs’ capacity

…Mortuaries embrace black market

Stay away from Nigeria, NANS tells Jacob Zuma

Rugby: Cowrie still unbeaten

Jonathan mismanaged Nigeria – Obasanjo

Bicycles to the rescue as fuel becomes gold

PDP can’t succeed unless Metuh, others resign —Group

PDP’s implosion

Mikel still in my plans –Keshi

PDP could’ve ruled for 60 years, says Ogbulafor

Inability to sleep at night can be managed

How to boost your energy naturally

Yaya will stay

Nutrient-dense foods you should be eating

Iheanacho lands in New Zealand

Zoning of political offices

Nig vs Chad: No need for overseas-based players, says Chukwu

Jonathan’s silence

Why FG must tackle high cost of governance –Experts

NCC stops MTN’s new tariff plan

Tunisian soldier kills seven at military base

Osinbajo misrepresented facts on debt profile – PDP

Amosun dissolves Ogun cabinet

I’ve nothing to hide, my records are intact – Aliyu

Real Madrid sack Ancelotti

Don’t abort pregnancies of B’Haram’s rape victims – Bishops

Fayose, APC lawmakers hold closed-door meeting  in Akure

Fayose’s fraud case suspended, seven ex-govs on trial – EFCC

Fayose, APC lawmakers’ closed-door meeting ends in stalemate

Striking Anambra judiciary workers lock out tribunal judges

Construction workers down tools over colleagues’ kidnap

UI shut for two weeks over fuel scarcity

Supporters seek divine help for Saraki’s Senate Presidency bid

Ekiti NMA suspends strike

Senate presidency: Party must follow due process, says Saraki

#BBOG to engage Buhari on abducted girls

NLC asks Jonathan to move against oil cabal

Fuel scarcity: DPR suggests modular refineries

Keyamo resigns from  prosecuting Sylva

I’m not jostling for appointment in APC – Oke

Oyo workers begin indefinite strike

APC blames razed market on Fayose’s curfew

Sylva planned Buhari’s stoning in 2011 – Ex-aide

We’re ready for questioning, Sambo tells Buhari’s committee

Crisis brews in Ikere Ekiti over kingship selection

I didn’t join APC for appointment – Oke

Kashamu’s supporters protest in court

NEMA to feed 2,000 in Ekiti camp

Killed Boko Haram commander carrying foreign currency – DHQ

Rivers APC hails outcome of LG poll

Abia’ll pay workers 24th of every month – Ikpeazu

Kashamu shuns court case, NDLEA maintains siege

Fuel lifting begins as Senate intervenes

Osun workers declares indefinite strike over unpaid salaries 

Jonathan signs violence against persons, immigration bills

NLC threatens stay at home if fuel scarcity persists

Ancelotti plans back surgery if sacked in Real

Residents petition Bauchi gov-elect over DSS land

N4.7bn fraud: Court adjourns Babalakin’s case against EFCC

AFCON qualifier: Keshi invites Enyeama, Onazi, 13 professionals

Anti-Air Force protest grounds Lagos airport

Fraud: Ex-Israeli PM Olmert bags eight months imprisonment

Fuel crisis: GTBank announces early closure of branches

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Jonathan is handing over a distressed country – APC

Settle your differences, Kattey tells Amaechi, Wike

Senate presidency: Saraki, Lawan lobby Mark, PDP senators for support

CCTV shows Alhaji, friend while stealing car

Court fines DSS for illegal detention of ex-corper

Residents nab suspected kidnappers posing as policemen

Students protest seven robbery attacks in LUTH

I’ll remain in PDP – WIke

Air travellers lament harassment by air force officers

Fayose lifts curfew on Ekiti

Your impeachment legal, Mimiko tells Olanusi

Gambari, Uwais urge Buhari to evolve fresh anti-B’Haram strategy

Jonathan seeks prayers for Buhari

Obasanjo’s sister, Madam Eweje, dies

Fuel scarcity forces police to cut back patrols

New PDP BoT chairman may emerge today

Family barred us from Chukwumerije’s burial –Abia govt

Fuel crisis worsens nation’s power problems

Gunmen kill monarch, 29 others in Benue

I stepped on many toes, says Chime

NMA knocks striking health workers

Dangote’s $480m Ethiopian cement factory for inauguration June 5

GTB appeals N5.2bn judgment debt

Osun PDP blames Fani-Kayode for Jonathan’s defeat

Get ready for extradition hearing, NDLEA tells Kashamu

Edo workers suspend warning strike

Jonathan mismanaged Nigeria –Obasanjo

FG okays N500m each for four new varsities

Dangote’s Arsenal ambition

CJN’s new template for recruiting judges

The moment has come

Ajowa needs banking Services

Enyeama, 14 others for Chad

Getting ahead of competitors

Nexus opens first brand shop in Nigeria

IAAF ranks Okagbare 4th, Egwero 62nd

China’s smartphone market shrinks after six years

Painless abolition of fuel subsidy with dollar warrants

Our profession needs cleansing –Senior lawyers

Mursi: The irony of democracy

Federer upset despite win

Diminishing palpable excitement

What to do about sports injuries

New CRR structure’ll further weaken bank earnings — WSTC

Shiroro power plant suffers system collapse

Ecobank Nigeria gets $15m US credit line

Apps you can use to pick hotel rooms

Patience Jonathan fuelled my conflict with President, PDP – Amaechi

US, Iraq trade blame over fall of Ramadi

250 Ebola volunteers return to Nigeria, EVD free

Face your problem, not Obasanjo, George, NDLEA tells Kashamu

EU slams Russia over new anti-NGO law

Fayemi condemns kidnappings, drivers, traders clash

Fulani gunmen kill Benue monarch, 30 Suswam’s kinsmen

PDP’s defeat, temporary setback – Ogun Rep

BPL: Arsenal, Chelsea, Newcastle win on final match day

PDP flays Buhari for ‘snubbing’ hand-over programme

Obasanjo’s younger sister dies at 76

Niger Delta cleric asks Amaechi, Wike to reconcile

Nigeria, poorly managed for eight years – Obasanjo

I never attempted suicide over unpaid salaries – Osun worker

Benue Rep-elect’s mother regains freedom

Bamidele faults APC’s conditions for defection

Fire razes Edo police outpost

I stepped on many toes – Chime

NUGA seeks N200m for world varsity games

GTB appeals N5.2bn judgment

Gambari, Uwais advocate fresh security strategies, B’Haram amnesty

Tribunal orders service of documents on PDP candidate

Support local league before Arsenal bid, fans urge Dangote

Fayose lifts curfew on Ado-Ekiti

FG will tackle challenges in health sector – Minister

Edo workers suspend warning strike, resume Monday

Iheanacho scores brace for City

Jonathan handing over nation in deep crisis – APC

Malaysia discovers mass graves of suspected migrants

Polls open in Ethiopia

18 dead as al-Shabab fighters attack Somali towns

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Jonathan didn’t impose Keshi on NFF —PINNICK

Psychic bids to save Newcastle from relegation

We must change our perception of sport festivals

Oshiomhole, bride in sync

Leila Fowler’s good fortune

Jennifer Uzor withdraws

I stopped my wife from acting — Obi Osotule

Be merry

As a married woman, I still get advances from men –Faith Morey

My husband comes home with pots of soup

Getting to the top was hard — Reminisce

Buhari needs N4.1tn for salaries, others — Oyegun

Saraki, Lawan supporters wreck APC consensus meeting

We’ve learnt from our mistakes — PDP

Low turnout mars Rivers council poll

Budget: Olateru-Olagbegi to petition N’Assembly

May 29: Police deploy more anti-bomb squads in hotels

Subsidy: FG withdraws N395bn from Excess Crude Account

Fuel scarcity: Okonjo-Iweala, Allison-Madueke shun Senate summons

11 kidnapped victims regain freedom in Ekiti

US behind Kashamu’s house arrest—FG

PDP chair, PPA disagree

Mother, daughter kidnapped in Ibadan

May 29: Govs move belongings out of govt houses

Army rescues 20 women, children from Sambisa

Airlines halt operations over fuel scarcity

Jonathan, Sambo, others to declare assets within 30 days

Fuel crisis cripples Nigeria

Celebrating the future

Ebonyi treasury is empty – Gov. Elechi

I don’t give a damn what Obasanjo says about me — Atiku Abubakar

The killing of Nigeria’s nurses

The Jonathan years Slips, knocks, kudos

Mama Peace: Nigeria’s feisty First Lady

Influence of friends

We have no money to import fuel — Marketers

Is the customer no longer king?

Effect of fuel scarcity on your vehicles

Jonathan deserves a good place in history — Odumakin

X-ray: Health sector under Jonathan

Schools under Jonathan: Few gains, many challenges

Economy: Integrity as Buhari’s working capital

Despite scarcity, daily subsidy on petrol hits N1.81bn

My mum’s last days — Stella Adadevoh’s son

Akinyemi’s recipe for taming corruption

We invest N4bn in Nigeria annually — Colaco

Message to Secretary Kerry

Wal-Mart pushes US meat suppliers to limit antibiotics

Niyi Osundare to Never Again!

All my friends are dead — 101-year-old mason

Research essential for start-ups — Akindele

History will not favour Jonathan — Junaid Mohammed

Emergence of artificial intelligence

Real Madrid defeat Getafe in 10-goal thriller

Buhari govt needs N4tr for salary arrears, subsidy – Oyegun  

Fayose denies comment on Kashamu

Police lied, we paid ransom to kidnappers – Omisore’s daughter

APC factions emerge over Senate presidency

Buhari, Cameron hold talks in London

Xavi deserves the Ballon d’Or – Mourinho

Troops kill terrorists, rescue 20 women, children from Sambisa

Fuel scarcity worsens as FCT filling stations refuse selling

Ireland votes to legalise gay marriage

U20 WC: Nigeria to field the youngest squad

Rain, late arrival of materials delay Rivers LG poll

NDLEA moves to arrest Kashamu

Tanzania camp overstretched by Burundi refugee influx

OAU lecturer, three Ekiti nurses, others regain freedom

Cleric commends the military for democracy sustenance

Ebonyi lawmakers elect new dep speaker

Peru declares state of emergency over mine protests

Dozens dead in Mexico gang shoot-out

I believe De Gea will stay – Van Gaal

At Chinese restaurant short skirt means cheap meal

Weightlifter dumps girlfriends, opts for new life as a woman

Man ‘sneaks into women’s loos to eat faeces

Friday, May 22, 2015

Homeless children overrun Calabar streets

A’Ibom pupils learn in collapsed classrooms

Ex-Bakassi member jailed 31 years for attempted murder

UBTH, police denying us access to autopsy report – deceased family

IMO community boils, youths demolish widow’ s house over witchcraft

Three kidnappers killed in gun duel with police

Keshi hails home-based Eagles

Every World Cup tells its own story – Jones

Eagles need new defenders to become African giants – Fuludu

I’m ready for French Open – Murray

Serena targets 20th Gland Slam

Reading dump Aiyegbeni

Keshi should stick by old boys – Owolabi

Nigerian strikers rule Ethiopian league

Siasia invites 30 for Olympics qualifier

Kano youths set Sharia court ablaze

APC must double GDP growth –Uduaghan

Oyinlola: Kalejaiye appeals against LPDC verdict

Firm advises Nigerians on hypertension prevention

Police storm suspected cultists’ hideout, kill 21

NAFDAC seals Chocolate Royale, arrests officials

Abia govt shuns Chukwumerije’s burial

Anambra Judiciary workers resume strike Monday

Ekiti crisis: 50 shops, two houses burnt

Sambo seeks prayers for Buhari

Allow civilians grow democracy, Kukah tells Generals

We didn’t sack Welsh over money laundering –Foundation

IDAN canvasses interior design education in schools

Man treks from Abuja to Ilorin for Saraki

Fight corruption without bias, Cleric tells Buhari

Senate Presidency: Tension as APC plans primary for aspirants

Rival protesters storm PDP national secretariat

States pay ex-govs, deputies jumbo pension, neglect workers

Buhari may not sign convicted soldiers’ death warrants– Falana

Don’t merge FRSC with Police, Soyinka tells FG

Why US visa applications fail –Consul-General

I’ll become peace ambassador after leaving office –Jonathan

May 29: Health ministry sets up medical team

Buhari shouldn’t fight corruption alone –Cleric

Jonathan inaugurates Defence Radio in Abuja

FG accredits 400 journalists for Buhari’s inauguration

Don’t victimise Fani-Kayode, kinsmen warn PDP

Fuel crisis: Senate summons Okonjo-Iweala, Allison-Madueke, NNPC, others

Drama as Diezani runs after Buhari at airport

VP Sambo, ministers to travel abroad after May 29

To have or not

Kendall Jenner carves her own world

At last, Jonathan’s untouchable women bow out

After Mu’azu, PDP struggles to be strong opposition

Bayelsa: Dickson, Patience Jonathan’s cold war deepens

Buhari has already bought the clothes i’d wear on May 29 –HRM Ikonne, Enyi of Aba

I was addicted to alcohol for 40 years of my life –Link R, 59

Lai Mohammed is a poor student of history –Prof Alkali

I have over 50 uniforms – Muyiwa Adejobi, Ogun PPRO

Mystery as unemployed man runs mad, dies in friend’s house

We don’t mind the scars, just cut us –Nigerian women who choose CS to avoid labour pain

Can you break up with a partner who farts often?

My wife acts like a man –Reminisce

I have no problem with Iyabo Ojo –Laragold

Stars rock Awka

How to please a Nigerian man

Ice Prince preaches against pre-marital sex

Segun Arinze’s ex-wife keeps mum on marriage crisis

Rich, educated bachelors spend more on alcohols –Study

Ondo sister towns where dog meat could cause war

The average Nigerian girl is into prostitution

Untold gists of First Lady’s thanksgiving

Nigerian Idol: Top five still in battle

We are mourning –Traders of Kwara market devastated by fire

Though I’m married, women still chase me –DJ Neptune

Why brides suffer Post Nuptial Depression (PND)

I love wearing my natural hair –Shola Kosoko

Increased investment in water transport will boost tourism –Sonuga

Waje’s Honda CR-V navigates well

The wife that money can buy…

The importance of a checklist

Mom’s love, support helped me, I chose not to let her down –Johnson, FUTA first class graduate

Stay away from politics, Kukah tells generals

Buhari jets out to Britain

Continue to pray for Buhari, Sambo tells Nigerians

At 1,327MW generation, FG says power supply may worsen

Abia shuns Chukwumerije’s burial, blames family

Disbarred Oyinlola’s lawyer appeals against LPDC verdict

Senate Presidency: Akume disagrees with Tinubu, Akande on zoning

Eagles training performance excites Keshi

Over 50 world leaders to attend Buhari’s inauguration

Jobless man arraigned for stealing phone

I’ll become peace ambassador after leaving office – Jonathan

ISIL capture key Syria-Iraq border crossing

Chidoka recommends national airline operated by private sector

50 shops, two houses razed as Ekiti violence escalates

One dies, four injured in Nasarawa road crash

Ilaro poly, NGO train 120 building artisans

EFCC re-arraigns Arisekola’s son, others for N1bn subsidy fraud

Tunisian, Nigerian manufacturers to meet, plan collaboration

Jonathan opens Defence radio in Abuja barracks

Al-Shabab storms Kenyan village, hoists flags

Ireland votes on legalising same-sex marriage

Fuel crisis: Senate summons Okonjo-Iweala, Allison-Madueke, NNPC

30 injured in Saudi Shia mosque suicide bombing

NASA discovers most luminous galaxy

Malaysian couple jailed for stealing from missing MH370 passengers

Protesters demand resignation of PDP NWC members

Why applicants are denied US visas – Consul-General

Mourinho, Hazard win BPL awards

Malaysia moves to rescue stranded migrants

ISIL now controls half of Syria – Group

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Koga is changing our lives – Em2, Dris, Skinnie Twid

Nigerian football far behind – Obiku

Figo pulls out of FIFA race

Channels National Kids Cup kicks off

My target is to be No 1 – Okagbare

World Tour: Quadri in round of 32

Okpekpe race winners get national team invite

Fashola and Ipaja-Ayobo Road

The Zacchaeus option

For Ogun govt and FERMA

Futility of primordial politics

Run middle class economy

Mu’azu and PDP’s defeat

I want justice, victim of Ejigbo torture tells court

Ikorodu: Lagos to deploy 400 buses

LASG raids Oshodi, arrests 34 hoodlums

Ekiti prison escapees rearrested for robbery in Ondo

Alfa runs mad, dies after drinking herbal mixture

Traders flee Lagos market as gunmen kill two

Teenager arrested for kidnapping nine-month-old baby

Osun worker attempts suicide over unpaid salary

Lagos residents groan as fuel scarcity worsens

Nigerians berate air force, want overzealous officers punished

AIB blames pilots, others for four Nigerian plane crashes

Buhari receives transition committee’s report without FG’s input

Suspected suicide bomber rejects lawyer

APC gains two more Reps members

Gunmen abduct Rep-elect’s mother in Benue

WHO adopts fresh strategy to tackle malaria

Jonathan’s acceptance of defeat averted crisis, says Buhari

Crisis: Fayose imposes curfew on Ekiti

I’ll support Mrs. Buhari, says Patience Jonathan

Police uncover new terror group, Sara Suka, in Kaduna

Senate overrules Sultan, clears new Hajj commission members

Senate Presidency: Yoruba youths rally support for Saraki

Corruption: Buhari may discard AGF’s guidelines for EFCC

APC can solve Nigeria’s economic woes – Tinubu

Businesses owned by churches must pay tax – Anglican primate

Unpaid salaries: Strike imminent in 18 states

Nigerians ask Yale to withdraw Okonjo-Iweala’s award

Oyinlola’s lawyer loses practising licence over election case

National Assembly to abandon PIB

We won’t resign, PDP NWC members vow

Reps repeal 1956 colonial audit law, pass new bill

Igbo politicians can’t dictate to Buhari – Okechukwu

Fayose faults Yari’s emergence as NGF chairman

Okey Bakassi started stand-up comedy, not me –Opa Williams

Ruminations on Jonathan’s impending exit

Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel woos nightclub owners

Rappers, DJs clash at Smirnoff Ice party

Biyi Samuel fetes fatherland with Happy People

Mega 99 joins Sangojinmi at Big But crusade

Nnamani wins ‘Miss United Nations pageant

Osun wants NAFDAC club to fight cultism

Group holds seminar for Lagos pupils

Exam Ethics urges Buhari to check corruption

Youths are cornerstone of development, says NB

IFAD builds N6m classroom blocks in C’River community

‘Youths need good foundation’

Tinubu’s wife urges pupils to imbibe leadership spirit

ANCOPSS condemns politicisation of education

‘Our target is to improve pupils’ reading culture’

Nigerian Breweries institutes N50m awards for teachers

Commissioner urges school owners to support incoming administration

Defilement of pupils soar in schools

Oando Foundation gesture excites pupils in Ogun school

Outsourcing allows employers to cut costs – Oyawoye

Poultry farmers lament killing of 1.4 million birds

Odumodu urges African leaders to fight economic saboteurs

Fashola to inaugurate Candel agrochemicals plant

UNIDO collaborates with SON on N2.65bn infrastructure project

Stanbic IBTC Bank, Spanish institution sign finance deal

Iran plans economic partnership with Nigeria

Skye Bank, others support online Mathematics

NSE index falls further

Sigma Pensions declares N1.72bn profit, N1 dividend

Talking to a parrot can lower stress

Will calls for diversification help solid minerals sector?

NCAA DG urges airport police to stop stowaways

Values every company should live by

Growth potential of consumer product industry

FBN Holdings’ subsidiary gets merchant banking licence

Spurs release Adebayor on compassionate leave

DStv basketball All-Star lights up Lagos

Getting it right with the idle NIPPs

OAAN to reward practitioners

DPR to release guidelines for modular refineries

How to communicate business plan’s value propositions

Nigerian Army: No longer business as usual

Address non-payment of salaries, Soleye tells Buhari

Buhari must start by jailing thieves –Kokori

MRS Kids Cup final holds May 27

Need for a new set of values

Electricity workers storm BPE over severance allowance

Time to empty Nigeria’s recycle bin

Nigeria can do with China’s free funds

N’Assembly: We won’t sacrifice competence for zoning, says Tinubu

Sambo committee starved us of information – APC transition team

UN establishes N7m farm for Bakassi returnees

Patience Jonathan promises to support Buhari’s wife

Misconduct: LPDC expels SAN over Oyinlola’s election petition

Ranching, solution to herdsmen, farmers clashes – Benue gov-elect

Electricity workers protest, demand severance pay from BPE

Secondus leads PDP NWC members to meet Jonathan

Human flesh restaurant story, work of anti-democratic forces – Anambra

NSCDC asks power firms to invest in surveillance facilities

Police arrest ABU undergraduate, others for robbery, terrorism

Don condemns abuse of impeachment process

Fayose declares dusk-to-dawn curfew in Ekiti

Three Ekiti prison escapees rearrested for robbery in Ondo

Ogun teenager, minor arrested for kidnapping nine-month-old baby

Bamidele dumps LP for APC

Nigerien leader extols Jonathan’s virtues

Tornadoes Dirty Water confident of promotion

Jonathan mourns Robinson, Village Headmaster

Senate overrules Sultan, clears new NHC board members

Navy begins competitions to boost personnel skills

Additional N12bn needed for Nigeria’s humanitarian crises – Red Cross

May 29: IG orders tight security nationwide

Buhari can’t fix Nigeria in four years – Anglican Primate

Gunmen abduct Reps-elect’s mother in Benue

Plateau gov-elect to consult ex-generals over incessant killings

Senate begins fuel scarcity probe

Abia names structures after Onu, others

22 arrested for violating Kano anti-begging law

Election tribunal receives seven petitions in Niger

Court adjourns ruling in suit challenging DStv new rates

London 2012: IOC strips US relay team of medal

Earthquake hits the Solomon Islands

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Speakership: I’m not Tinubu’s candidate, says Gbajabiamila

Court nullifies Benue lawmaker-elect’s victory for forgery

Ekiti kidnap: Falana asks IG to transfer police officers

Two siblings found dead in Ibadan

579 soldiers facing court martial –Army

Rivers’ Assembly complex to reopen May 31

Beggars devise new tricks to survive hard times

Cholesterol drugs may lower stroke risk for healthy older adults

Hormone therapy for menopause linked to gastrointestinal bleeding

Steroids no better for sciatica pain than placebo, study finds

Health tip: Avoiding leg cramps

Earth, the marvelous blue

NJC bars judges from presenting books, accepting gifts

Rabies deaths higher than previously thought

The mind of those who kill, and kill themselves

Monuments of shame: Sad story of Nigerian museums

‘Ihedioha’s trip to tribunal, futile’

NATCOM sacks 400 NITEL, M-Tel workers

Unpaid wage comment: You’re ignorant, Aregbesola tells ex-HOS

NCC seizes N6.8bn pirated books

Assailants stab pupil to death, injure another

Military lifts curfew on Maiduguri

Kwara Express workers protest in Ilorin

Constitution amendment: Reps revisit overriding of President’s veto

OAU gets N223m grant to plant vegetables

Adeyemi College of Education, three others become varsities

Village Headmaster, Femi Robinson, dies at 75

Lagos Assembly Speaker may emerge next week

Lagos, others plan growth of gaming industry

We’ll inherit worst economy in Nigeria’s history – Osinbajo

Genes may influence leadership at work

Buhari and the coming penny-pinching era

Oil price rebound as US crude sees decline

Workers block entrance to NNPC headquarters

For success in sales, learn your customer’s back story

Bayero varsity portal

Your face is a reflection of your health

Shell Cup: Semi-final draw holds

Ecobank chairman assures shareholders of greater returns

Jonathan’s acceptance of defeat averted evil – Fashola

Amosun, give us transformers

Why lead is killing Nigerian children

Esin, Lawal disagree on Eagles weakness

We’re closing in on Yaya – Inter

Ikeja Electric to deploy 276,084 smart meters

Mu’azu, Anenih cave in to pressure, resign

Scrabble players celebrate Akpabio

Get a six-pack

Birrel, Ikotun girls win GTBank Lagos Principals Cup

10 Canadians arrested for trying to join jihadist groups

I sympathise with Keshi over players selection – Onigbinde

INEC denies releasing Rivers voters register to RSIEC

Operatives tracking sources of Boko Haram funding – Military

Lagos deploys 400 buses in Ikorodu road in June

Yemen peace talks to resume – UN

Nigeria can’t ban importation of all goods – APC govs

Fraud case: Court stops police from inviting Saraki

Navy, JTF arrest 84 vessels for oil theft

Govt warns 80,000 tax defaulters in Anambra

Aregbesola faults ex-HoS comment over unpaid salaries

No pact with Aregbesola over unpaid salaries – Doctors

579 soldiers facing trial in two courts martial

Ihedioha’s trip to tribunal, futile – Okorocha

Anenih set to resign as PDP BoT chairman

21 PDP candidates withdraw petitions against APGA

PenCom plans use of pension contributions for mortgages

Muazu: Secondus, Dickson meet Jonathan

Rivers Assembly complex to reopen May 31

I conceded defeat to keep protect Nigeria – Jonathan

Ekiti kidnaps: Falana asks IGP to transfer police officer‎s

Mu’azu’s resignation, good for PDP – Fayose

Edo workers threaten strike over alleged pension deduction

FG upgrades four colleges of education to varsities

Drivers, traders clash in Ekiti

Gunmen kill 11 in Plateau, Benue attacks

NCC seizes N6.8bn pirated books, records 56 convictions

Cleric urges Buhari to rebuild north’s burnt churches

Court remands Lebanese for N49m tax evasion

We’re inheriting Nigeria’s worst economy in history – Osinbajo

S’Leone hails China’s aid in Ebola fight

Beware of wolves, political jobbers, Okogie tells Buhari

Mu’azu resigns as PDP chairman

Landlord arraigned for allegedly stealing tenants tricycle

Court nullifies Benue Rep-elect’s certificate of return, orders prosecution

Protesting workers cripple activities in NIPOST HQ

W’Cup: S’Falcons head to Canada, Nkwocha dropped

Burundi postpones parliamentary elections

21 ISIL fighters killed by Algerian troops

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

In Hawaii, chickens gone wild

Job seeker forges Okonjo-Iweala’s recommendation letter

Neimeth, Cardiovascular Support Club inaugurate hypertension clinic

GSK partners ENOF on asthma control

Clinic offers succour for childless couples

NSN raises the alarm over anaemia in women

Cancer cases’ll rise to 16 million by 2020 — IARC

Airtel, UNOPS collaborate on maternal health

Suicide bomber kills nine in Adamawa, B’Haram attacks Magadali

‘I don’t rob, I steal vehicles parts’

N5bn fraud: Nnamani’s co-accused plead guilty

Police nab 14 JSS pupils for alleged cultism

NNPC plans to boost gas production

Lagos gangs unleash mayhem, vandalise 25 vehicles

Policemen arrested, quizzed for allegedly killing bricklayer

New IAAF standards no problem for AFN

We need $20m to resettle B’Haram’s victims –Shettima

PDP didn’t win in Ebonyi, Enugu, group tells Kalu

Power generation drops to 2,000MW —FG

‘Senate’ll back Buhari to fight corruption’

We’ll stop revenue theft with e-collection – FG

A’Ibom tribunal warns against frivolous applications

Teams set for GTBank Principal’s Cup finals

Confed Cup: Fuludu, others doubtful over Wolves’ chances

Ramsey gets QPR job

Wembley make spelling error

N2.7bn SURE-P fund: APC asks EFCC to probe Yero

Team Head Office win Total MD’s Cup

CBN tennis: Adegoke, Ifidzhen test might

Oyo, Lagos win Nestle basketball finals

‘Chibok girls may be held in bunkers’

Prof Tamuno’s death

Labour’s unworkable new wage proposal

Check pipeline vandals

UBA, return my money

Kudos to Nigeria Police

Jonathan’s undoing

Task before Ambode

Burden of paying retirement benefits

Ameliorate Nigerians’ sufferings

Vandalism and power generation

Monarchs’ uncharitable silence

Buhari’s election altered Nigeria’s negative perception –Gemade

Erdogan’s dream: The sultan rules

The looming constitutional crisis in Rivers State

Will Africa’s future epidemic ride on forgotten lessons from Ebola?

Resolving the petrol scarcity conundrum

Bamidele leads other Ekiti LP members to APC

Buhari’s eminence grise

VIO tackles FRSC over right to inspect vehicles

Allow liberated pregnant girls decide fate – Group

We’re not Amaechi’s rubber stamp – Rivers deputy speaker

ICAN urges members to fight corruption with integrity

Jonathan knocks ECOWAS for pact violations

Niger lawmakers get N17m each, stop gov’s removal

NLC urges Buhari to tackle oil cabal

UCH rejects patients as strikes persist

Pilots, others speak on safety of cabin air

Passengers to enjoy Wi-fi in Nigerian airports

Anxiety as Jonathan, ministers hold last FEC meeting

Nissan market share in Nigeria hits 10%

FG asks Bayelsa CJ to inaugurate Wike May 29

Youths rescue village head, capture police-kidnapper

Vehicle finance scheme on the rise

NGO set to empower 105,684 youths

UMBL links savings culture to economic growth

Nigeria’s gemstones market, feasible but ignored

NSE index sheds 0.21% as 25 stocks fall

Kinsmen send man into exile in wheelbarrow

Workers protest against dismissals at Holcim Indonesia

All for weight loss

Ford redesigns Figo, targets top B-segment

In today’s world, only the constant marketer survives

Accion MFB to expand operations

Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc begin joint business

Between football and personal finances

Police arrest graduate for car snatching

Bank holiday rail strike facing legal challenge

Syria rebels seize last military base in Idlib

Five dead, 43 injured in Afghan bombing

Nnamani’s co-accused firms in N5bn suit plead guilty

Burundi police crack down on fresh protests

B’Haram may be hiding Chibok girls in bunkers – Shettima

Fani-Kayode backs Fayose, Aliyu, wants Mu’azu, others sacked

Bamidele leads Ekiti LP members to APC

APC transition committee asks EFCC to probe Yero

Health workers strike grounds UCH

NLC asks Buhari to move against oil cabal

Biafra secessionists oppose FG’s bid for ‘secret trial’

Buhari’s election altered ‎negative perception about Nigeria – Gemade

[Full text] Jonathan’s address to ECOWAS summit in Accra

We’re not Amaechi’s rubber stamp – Rivers dep speaker

Ebola cases rise in Guinea, Sierra Leone – WHO

Bauchi workers strike hindering transition process – Gov-elect

Adoke raises posers on defections of office holders

New CP resumes in Ekiti, NMA suspends services

Nigerian secures $7m grant for agric training centre

Anit-graft agencies urged to respect suspects’ rights

FG asks Bayelsa CJ to swear in Wike May 29

Crime: FRSC to grant banks, others database access

Senate adjourns plenary to honour late member

Benin police arrest 14 JSS students for alleged cultism

$20m needed to resettle displaced persons – Borno

Suicide bomber kills nine, militants attack Adamawa communities

Orubebe denies defecting to APC, threatens legal action

N1.5bn fraud: Adoke is persecuting me, says Omatseye

Abia gov-elect consults Soludo for assistance

Upset sprinter Gatlin ‘kicked out’ of Beijing event

We’ll stop revenue theft, diversion – FG

S’Africa plans 9.6MW nuclear plant

IFAD, Ghana sign $46m agric deal

East African leaders to intervene in Burundi crisis

BBC donates radio equipment to KSMC

Dozens dead in Colombia landslide

NGF asks Okonjo-Iweala to account for $20bn

Govs uphold Amaechi’s election as NGF chairman

Monday, May 18, 2015

Jonathan signs N4.425tn 2015 budget

Woman recounts how B’Haram prepares girls for bombing missions

Jonathan sacks NIPC boss

Air Force men beat FAAN official

Senators, Reps move belongings out of offices

APC to unveil Buhari’s policy direction Wednesday

Hackers force PDP to shut down social media accounts

Newspaper threatens to sue PDP over N7m advert debt

Court adjourns okada riders N1bn suit against Lagos

Judiciary workers dare Oshiomhole over resumption order

Jonathan attends ECOWAS summit

Nigerians in Diaspora seek support for Buhari

B’ Haram: Borno seeks UN support for IDPs

Lagos boosts research with N142.2m

Convicts manipulate system to evade jail terms – NDLEA

Managing liver diseases with detoxification

Social media, faulty perception and your self-esteem

Jonathan govt incurs N5tn domestic debt in five years

Man arrested for raping nine-year-old daughter of girlfriend

Step Development celebrates Oseni at 50

Abia develops geographic information system

Mourinho rejected Real

Hewitt jailed for rape

Slot Systems unveils phone trade-in programme

Heritage Bank unveils initiative for Children’s Day

Learning to say no to dialysis

Watch the drugs you give your baby

A ‘comrade-governor’s fairytale wedding

PDP didn’t win elections in S’East – Kalu

12 dangerous people to marry

Milo b’ball: Lagos, Delta in conference final

Ronaldo overtakes Di Stefano

Igbajo poly to present candidates for NYSC

Workers turned to beggars

Redesigned YouTube for desktop users

CBN tennis: Babalola, Atseye advance

Accountancy vital to African economic confidence –Expert

Nigeria, S’Africa, Kenya plan ETF cross-listings

N’Korea not ready for nuclear talks – US

Foiled coup: Burundi president fires key ministers

Northern govs elect Shettima as new chairman

Investment inflow drops by $1.2bn, NBS blames poll shift

APC unveils Buhari govt policy direction on Wednesday

Kidnappings: IG to deploy special squads in Ekiti, Kogi

Syrian refugees learn business skills in Lebanon

PDP shuts social media accounts over hacking

Newspaper threatens to sue PDP for N7m advert debt

Supreme Court stops Chevron from selling disputed oil blocks

Court rules on Atuche’s N25.7bn theft case June 8

Ogun to demolish Ibafo, Akute houses under high-tension cables

Police inaugurate website to check bribery, indiscipline

Scores protest in Ilorin against release of hoodlums, threats

FG begins move to reconstruct liberated communities

World Bank inaugurates Abuja village biogas electricity

22 political parties meet, want improved electoral process

You’re an hypocrite, Fayose replies Falana

Woman, 91, demands Lagos school’s return from Fashola

Bauchi five-man team begins Saudi trekking for Buhari

Kidnapping beyond my govt’s capacity – Fayose

Court orders GTB to refund customer’s N5.3bn

Zone SGF position to S’South, groups urge Buhari

Jonathan attends ECOWAS summit in Accra

AfBA condemns foiled coup in Burundi

Edo judiciary workers shun resumption order

ASUU protests members’ kidnaps in Ekiti

Senators, Reps pack out of Abuja offices

I wasn’t injured in convoy crash – Ex-gov Idris

Fuel tankers vacate Apapa, Lagos roads, bridges 

Court adjourns Okada riders’ N1bn suit against Lagos

Jonathan sacks NIPC boss, names replacement

Borno seeks UN intervention in humanitarian crisis

Nigeria recorded 52% Internet growth in 2014 – Minister

EFCC re-arraigns Sylva for N2.45bn fraud

Obasanjo, Mbeki to speak on Africa’s instability

Niger lawmaker urges Buhari to fix refineries

Three injured in Turkey buildings explosions

Obiano felicitates with Obi of Onitsha

3,900 migrants, others arrested as S’Africa begins crackdown

EU, US denounce Morsi death sentence

Arab coalition resumes Yemen air strikes

ISIL seizes control of Iraq’s Ramadi

Sunday, May 17, 2015

The condition cancer research is in

N/Assembly management asks lawmakers to vacate offices today

Diamond League: Okagbare wins 100m in Shanghai

I won’t share govt money to anybody – el-Rufai

Milo basketball: Yejide girls in semi-finals

Dolphins fall at home to Enyimba

Gerrard devastated after last Anfield game

United, Arsenal play draw

Sacking Ancelotti would be a mistake —Simeone

Djokovic beats Federer to win Italian Open

My wife is not a model, says Oshiomhole

EFCC reopens subsidy fraud cases

Eviction: Nwobodo rejects judgment, goes to A’Court

‘We’ve destroyed more B’Haram’s camps’

Gunshots as youths, police clash at National Stadium

Warn governors against corruption, group urges Buhari

Ekiti PDP Elders’ Forum faults chairman’s removal

Speakership: Gbajabiamila, Monguno to form alliance

Jonathan made corruption attractive, says Niyi Osundare

Arewa youths back Saraki for senate presidency

How Jonathan outsmarted APC – Abati

Don’t expect magic from Buhari – Archbishop

I have confidence in Buhari, says Gowon

BoI: BPE opens bid for privatisation advisers

Tax: FG to raise N38bn from private jet owners

Governors’ forum may get new chairman today

APC tackles Fayose over delayed salary

Sultan advises FRSC on road safety

‘Blackmailing Aregbesola’s son, wicked politics’

Detractors embarrassing Saraki with EFCC –Omishore

Osun suspends labour leaders for alleged forgery

Falana blames Ekiti kidnappings on Fayose

Lagos prepares for heavy rain, less flooding

Civil servants deserve praise for Lagos project ─ Fashola

Jonathan: We’ve done things we shouldn’t have done

Poor power supply’ll affect payment by Discos – NBET

UniCem’s N9bn road projects creates 380 jobs

Buhari and the Yoruba

Nigerite unveils dry construction system at architects’ forum

Three schoolgirls get ICT innovation prizes

UniCem, LAPO sign pact on affordable homes

Salvaging Nigeria’s oil sector

Abortions of economic development in Nigeria

Tax issues that affect SMEs

Professionals move to enhance economic growth

Airtel collaborates with RLG on telephone manufacture

Custodian and Allied pays N18k dividend

Sterling Bank, Caleb Group support education development

Champion Breweries expects sustained profitability

Kudos to Ondo councillors

Cornerstone expands with foreign partnership

Developer names estate after UAC founder

Complete Alagbole bridge

SEC takes investor education to NYSC orientation camps

Foreign investors expect another naira devaluation — Khan

Role of the media in anti-graft war

Jonathan made corruption attractive, defended the corrupt – Osundare

Boko Haram loses 10 more camps in Sambisa – DHQ

Macedonian protesters call on PM to step down

Egypt restricts women from travelling to Turkey

Barcelona win La Liga, Ronaldo nets hat trick

Enyimba sink Dolphins 2-1 in Port Harcourt

My wife is a model in my heart – Oshiomhole

Cancer prevalence’ll rise to 16 million in 2020 – IARC

#BBOG determines to ruin military officers’ careers – Olukolade

N’Assembly won’t stop Buhari from fighting corruption – Rep-elect

My mission to Mali, for peace – Jonathan

APC tackles Fayose over delayed salaries

Failed coup: Burundi president makes first public appearance

Man United, Arsenal draw 1-1 at Old Trafford

There’s no human flesh restaurant in Anambra – Police

Stop congratulating us, prayer for our govt – El-Rufai

Falana blames Fayose for Ekiti kidnap cases

I want a woman to succeed me – Tinubu

APC disowns ministerial list

Senate Presidency: Aide alleges plan to tarnish Saraki’s image

Forgive me where I erred, Jonathan begs Nigerians

Warn governors against corruption, US group urges Buhari

Egypt hangs six Islamist militants

Ekiti PDP elders’ forum faults chairman’s removal

Aso Villa Chapel bids Jonathan, others farewell

I had another health crisis during campaign – Patience Jonathan

Di Maria must change his behaviour – Van Gaal

Gunmen kidnap Adamawa lawmaker

Nasarawa shuts 126 illegal health centres

Three killed in Afghan suicide bombing

Russian rocket fails after launch

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Wither Funmi Goka?

Moji Tejuosho’s figure

Michael Igbinedion rocks

Ojy Okpe’s new life

Age well

Okro tomato pepper soup

Soldiers on death row starved in underground cell —Falana

Lead poisoning: Niger evacuates 1,500 villagers

I’ll declare state of emergency on waste — Abia gov- elect

Female suicide bomber kills seven, injures 27 in Yobe

Police arrest 74 robbers in Nasarawa

PDP, group disagree over Rivers council poll

Oshiomhole, wife shift honeymoon

Obama hosts Nigerian, four other young leaders

Turban love

Dad loves to pamper his skin — Musiliu Obanikoro’s son

My new policy on recalls

Golden boys seek greener pastures in obscure leagues

My wedding may be cancelled

We don’t have keys to Enugu assembly complex — Police

The public advice centre

Hear Word!

The bad news about Typhoid Fever

Shelle not good for Lagos PDP — Olorunoje

Prying parents: Phone monitoring apps flourish in S’Korea

Police shut Anambra restaurant for serving human flesh

SWC has no power to impeach me — Shelle

Senate presidency: Saraki’s supporters go spiritual

I enjoy a cold glass of beer — Kemi Adetiba

My body is my greatest asset — Bayray McNwizu

We don’t need your advice, APC tells Aliyu, Lamido

LASU reopens

Defence House: Nigeria’s new political Mecca

We’ve no guideline on nuclear energy — NERC

Azikiwe made me join politics — Ex-councillor, 81

Burundi coup leaders face prosecution

Kenyans dominate Okpekpe road race

Residents fled Marte before Boko Haram’s invasion – Military

We don’t have keys to Enugu Assembly complex – Police

US troops kill ISIL leader in Syria

Highway hazards: Nigerian motorists who shun driving schools

C’Palace beat Liverpool 3-1 at Selhurst Park

Fears as buildings crack in quake-hit Nepal

ECOWAS laments Burundi crisis, commends Nigeria elections

Borno Senator Zannah dies at 60

APRM rates Jonathan administration low

It’s not time for defection – Ogboru

Six killed, 27 injured in Yobe suicide bombing

Burundi police shoot fighters on hospital beds – Doctor

Fire razes Maiduguri GSM market

Restock ATMs, Borno residents appeal to banks

Egypt sentences Ex-President Mohamed Morsi to death

Aliyu, Lamido suffering from defeat hangover – APC

Eight bodies recovered from US helicopter crash site

Man’U De Gea agrees Madrid deal

Court sentences Boston bomber Tsarnaev to death

Friday, May 15, 2015

IITA, AFDB target massive rice cultivation in Nigeria

Air cargo tariff to rise by 20%

Kwara lost N2.5bn investment to litigation –Gov

Tanker drivers fault Lagos eviction order

We didn’t benefit from improper tax waivers –Seplat

Mergers will help advertising industry to grow – Da-silva

Luxembourg Prime Minister marries gay partner

Nigeria paying for ignoring experienced coaches – Izilein, ex-Eaglets coach

Gatlin warns Bolt

Toblow urges early preparation for Olympics

Resort to mercenary athletes

Arsenal must make United statement – Wenger

Enyimba, Pillars target away wins

Ex-players demand slots on Anambra FA board

Keshi must not depend on Emenike, Uche – Fuludu

Iheanacho, Awoniyi top World Cup list

How often should couples have sex?

Boko Haram recaptures Marte in Borno

UNIOSUN lecturer wins N900m Canadian grant

Sea pirates rape passengers on Bakassi waterways

Fuel: Lagos laments increased fire outbreaks

Christian Aid, JDPC distribute relief materials to IDPs

Robbers defy police, attack Port Harcourt residents in front of station

Lotto operator, customers cheat death as tipper crashes into shop

Child witch-hunt: NGO vows to prosecute erring parents

Gridlock returns to Isigate-Umuahia as traders defy relocation order

N9bn for Buhari’s ministers, lawmakers outrageous –Nigerians

NPDC workers threaten shutdown of oil fields

Civil servants suspend protest over NIMC sacking plan

Again, NNPC fails to remit $1.48bn into Federation Account

Bayelsa govt blasts Senator, says Dickson won’t defect

Don’t pre-empt us, PDP committee cautions members

Sure-P: Kaduna APC legislators accuse Yero of looting

Otti files petition against Ikpeazu

Buhari, Osinbajo, Tinubu, others attend Oshiomhole’s wedding

Lagos consumes 40% of power generated nationally –Sambo

Court didn’t freeze Benue, Plateau accounts –Registrar

Court threatens IGP over Enugu Assembly crisis

Speakership: Fresh crisis over bid to change voting rules

We get many complaints against Obasanjo Foundation –UK commission

Board promises to rehabilitate NYSC camps

Boko Haram kills 55 in Borno villages

Fayose carpets Oni over popularity comment

Jumat: Army relaxes curfew in Maiduguri

Crisis: PDP chieftains who may replace Mu’azu

Salaries: Workers demand cut in governors’ security votes

Nwosu faults Gowon’s comment on Ojukwu

N172bn fraud cases against ex-govs turned senators

Different tactics Nigerian banks use in defrauding customers

Three women kidnapped as Fayose seeks IGP’s help

Yemi Alade is my big sister not lover–Ay-B

Ne-Yo inspires fans in new album

Want children with high IQ? Avoid stress

Ajah residents lament as robbers take over community

My son was fasting the day he was killed – Father of tricycle rider shot by fugitive policeman

Why I didn’t feature Banky W, Wizkid in my album –Skales

Saraki, Ndume form alliance over Senate presidency

Frequently Asked Questions (II)

Sharia Court workers arrested for duping job seekers

Colleague planned Omisore’s kidnap – Family members

Fraudsters have been impersonating me on Facebook –Adekola

My father stripped me in public to stop me from acting –Madam Saje

I’m more fulfilled as a gospel musician –Obiwon

Nigerian Idol: Judges save Sther

Effortless union

Buhari should not be sworn in with the Quran

Impeachment: Last minute victims and survivors

Making the right decision in the face of crisis

Father seeks justice for baby killed by mob

I desired a first class and everything else fell in line –Eboka, UNIBEN first class graduate

‘How my Nigerian friend used lies to end my marriage to an American’

I’ll place Orji where he belongs–Ikpeazu, governor-elect, Abia State

Two die in Chile student protests

Physically challenged dancer stuns fans

Luxembourg Prime Minister weds gay lover

Boston Marathon bomber, Tsarnaev, sentenced to death

ISIL seizes government compound in Ramadi, Iraq

Boko Haram recaptures Marte, Borno fears multiple explosions

EFCC shops for artistes to battle corruption

African First Ladies elect Koroma as new President

Man jailed 30 months, gets 12 lashes for theft

N40m bursary ready for Lagos 198 Law, Maritime students

NPDC workers on strike over oil block sale

NNPC fails to remit $1.48bn into federation account

Iheanacho seeks first team action with Man City

US jails ex-Bin Laden aide for embassy attacks

Lagos vacation order’ll have devastating effect – Tanker drivers

Don’t pre-empt us, PDP review committee cautions members

Three more women kidnapped in Ekiti, Fayose petitions IG 

Buhari, Osinbajo, Gowon grace Oshiomhole’s remarriage

Kidnap: Ekiti industrialist released

Demolition: Ekiti family to sue Fayose, monarch

Kaduna APC Assembly members accuse Yero of looting

IG risks jail over police siege to Enugu Assembly

Two Sharia court workers arrested for job scam

Civil war: Ex-minister Nwosu faults Gowon’s comments on Ojukwu

FG plans N300m hostel for flood disaster victims

Kwankwaso warns school principals against illegal fees

Benue, Plateau accounts not frozen – Federal High Court

Ex-lawmaker decries poor number of women in politics

Adams Oshiomhole marries model in Edo

NSCDC arrests phone thief in Jigawa

Manchester United want all Arsenal’s targets – Wenger

Blues legend BB King dies at 89

Trapped Colombia gold miners feared dead

Coup: Burundi arrests three

Thursday, May 14, 2015

A struggle to save the scaly pangolin

Focusing the brain on better vision

Friedel retires

Inter keen on Yaya

Polo: Access Bank-UNICEF tourney set to begin

ANLCA battle Customs in Maritime Cup final

Fed Cup: Kukuruku not afraid of big names

Falcons not listed in best goal award

Ogwumike teaches Nigerian kids basketball lessons

Yero held hostage over unpaid allowances

Suarez set for Chiellini, Evra reunion

Feyenoord team expected Sunday for Shell Cup

Governors call me ‘Okpekpe marathon man’ —Oshiomhole

Glo rallies support for Flying Eagles

Plateau United players owed seven month salary arrears

Speakership: We’ve no candidate, PDP Reps insist

Two policemen killed during vandals’ attack

Kashamu’s lawyer insists Adoke’s friend leaked abduction plot

JTF arrests four suspected sea pirates

Hoodlums loot shops, destroy vehicles in Lagos

Father cuts daughter’s leg with hot knife, flees

Fighter pushes peacemaker into path of speeding truck

Senate approves N299bn NDDC budget

My life in danger, says UNIZIK SUG President

Okonjo-Iweala directs SURE-P to terminate pact with firm

No petrol imports without subsidy payment —Marketers

Ita-Giwa canvasses independent NASS

PIB: Tension as Reps okay oil community clause

PDP chieftain condemns Shelle’s removal

Ekiti PDP’s victory doesn’t prove Fayose’s popularity –Oni

Group defends Ndoma-Egba

Unpaid salaries: NLC threatens to shut down airports

FG approves harmonisation of taxes, levies

FG moves to end consumer abuse by firms

Only 4.67 million Nigerians are unemployed —NBS

Shell shuts oil export pipeline

1,800MW of electricity lost in one month – FG

Nigeria loses N600bn gas revenue in one year

Enugu APC divided over PDP members

Kidnapping: NMA asks members to drop stickers

Era of judges’ appointment by connection over – CJN

25 Federal High Court judges to emerge soon

Shun corruption, ICPC warns new lawmakers

I haven’t got useful tips from Jonathan – Buhari

Trainings have reduced unemployment in Lagos ─ Fashola

I was misled by bad friends –Singaholic

Immigration asks expatriates to comply with new policy

Fire guts Federal Ministry of Education, Abuja

‘Poor education responsible for neglect of agric sector’

Boko Haram attack: Military imposes curfew on Maiduguri

‘Arrest of govt officials for alleged cultism, shocking’

Gov forum’s crisis paved the way for PDP defeat –Tinubu, Soyinka

Buhari advocates regional corporation

Accept your removal, PDP faction tells Lagos chair

Ondo monarch advises Buhari

A’Ibom REC alleges threat to life

Okezie Ikpeazu’s challenge

Nestlé hosts media workshop on nutrition

Indoor exercises that benefit pets

Brain cells capable of ‘early-career’ switch

Olam invests in local rice production

International retail stores woo low-income Nigerian shoppers

Eating breakfast could save you from heart attack

Poor electricity supply

Closing Nigeria’s $300bn infrastructure gap

School games neglect, bane of Nigerian sports

Privatisation, a magic wand?

Fidelity Bank offers N700m reward on savings

‘AK Media started from a shopping complex’

Don’t abandon your responsibilities, dons tell mothers

FTSE, Stanbic IBTC develop Nigeria pension fund benchmark

Jonathan’s curious prophesy

FCMB to support business growth

Agya Appiah Bitters enters Nigerian market

We won’t give up on Chibok girls —Relatives

Chivita woos consumers with social media contest

Obama holds security talks with Arab leaders

Whereabouts of Burundi president still unknown

AFCON: Keshi invites 26 home-based players for Chad

Nigeria loses 1,800 MW in one month – Perm sec

We don’t have a candidate yet, PDP Reps say

Govt officials arrest for cultism, shocking – Edo 

Obasanjo think-tank submits report to Buhari

CAR armed factions free more than 350 child slaves

Ekiti ex-Speaker declares bid for Fayose’s seat

Decline in education responsible for neglect of agric – Afe

Constitution provides life pension for president, VP – RMAFC

Don’t give excuses, Lamido tell Buhari

Refugees in Lebanon seek dignity

Trainees disrupt Kaduna gov’s speech over unpaid allowances

Reps expand ‘host community’ to entire Nigeria

We need ex-minister Nnaji, others – Enugu APC

Group asks Indonesian military to scrap virginity tests

NAFDAC arrests three traders, seals shops in Onitsha

Insecurity: APC, transport unions disagree over Fayose 

Aregbesola expresses dismay over nonpayment of workers salaries 

Students barricade FCT Minister’s office, demand convention vehicle

Jonathan signs new criminal justice bill into law

PDP members ask court to halt Mu’azu’s forced resignation

Police refuse to reopen Enugu assembly, invite speaker

Kashamu’s lawyer insists Adoke’s friend leaked abduction plot‎ 

I’ll resist blackmail over judiciary independence – Oshiomhole

Kidnapping: Ekiti NMA asks members to remove stickers, emblem

Senate aporoves N299.5bn NDDC budget

FG intensifies efforts to check business impunity

Nigeria to begin export of seafarers -NIMASA boss

Ekiti defends workers verification 

Lift embargo on resident doctors, group urges Jonathan

FG curbs multiple taxation, okays tax, levies harmonisation

Female suicide bombers kill three soldiers, six civilain JTF

LAUTECH doctors demand five-month salaries from Ajimobi

Lagos ultimatum on Apapa gridlock not possible – Korodo

FG not cooperating with our transition team, APC insists

Fed ministry of education on fire

Man arraigned for hacking man, 63, to death

No more appointment of improper persons as judges – CJN

US trains 85 Nigerian women on financial independence

Malaysia turns back vessels carrying 600 migrants

IS jihadists threaten Syria’s ancient Palmyra

Broadcasting commission says June digitisation deadline not feasible

Lead poisoning kills 28 children in Niger

IG crack squad arrests 11 Edo suspected cultists

Houthis accused of violating Yemen’s ceasefire

Army imposes 24-hour curfew on Maiduguri

Kwara community decries seven years water scarcity

Taliban claims responsiblity for Kabul guesthouse attack

US denies killing deputy head of ISIL in Iraq

Several foreigners killed in attack on Kabul guesthouse

Anger as Philippines factory fire death toll hits 45

Burundi troops, coup soldiers battle to seize capital

Fresh Nepal quake death toll hits 96

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

MRI might predict breast cancer risk in some women

Health tip: Avoid road distractions

Brain injury linked to raised risk of road rage

Infectious-disease expert debunks common vaccine myths

Fish oil claims not supported by research

GDP growth declined by 2.08% in Q1 – NBS

Tribunal orders service of election petition papers on Wike

Lead poisoning kills 27 children in Niger State

PIB: Tambuwal, Gbajabiamila, others disagree over ownership provision

Court orders Nwobodo to vacate Abuja rented home

Senate presidency: I’ve no preferred candidate, says Buhari

Jonathan intervenes in PDP crisis

Blair assures Nigeria of international support

Gunmen snatch Channels TV vehicle in Benin

FG awards N31bn Niger-Delta road contract

Why I challenged past presidential elections – Buhari

Coup: Burundi borders shut to prevent President’s return

Students accuse police

Presidency probes Wase killings

Transition: Buhari group fasts, prays for success

Niger assembly reconvenes

Minister promises to look into expelled journalist’s case

‘We won’t admit PDP defectors’

Lagos gives tanker drivers 48 hours to leave

NFF insists on code of conduct

Lagos plans road safety consciousness in school curriculum

Demolition: Court hears appeal in N100bn suit against Lagos

Ikeja Electric decries rising energy theft

Neymar deal: Barca to stand trial

Jonathan approves 12 community radio stations

Boko Haram launches fresh attack on Maiduguri

Senate Presidency: Akpabio, Orji, Uba, Egwu attend pro-Saraki meeting

Dangote’s refinery to run on UOP technology

Successful military campaign boosts patronage of relaxation centres

Attention, WAEC

Low-key return as Pacquiao considers retirement

Apapa traffic grounds port activities

There is hope for Nigerian refineries – PENGASSAN

Sahara Group, WEF collaborate on anti-corruption initiative

Group cautions Jonathan over new appointments, contracts

2019: Bode George, Obanikoro in battle of wits

YouTube and another decade of video domination (2)

Modern manhood is in crisis

Some bad foods to avoid

Buhari should end darkness

Focus on agric sector

Different squat positions

Corruption: Knotty issues Buhari must thrash

NPA restricts oil, gas cargo to dedicated terminals

Rekindling the spirit of patriotism

Obanikoro sponsored Lagos PDP chair’s removal – Group

Somali group seizes boat with foreign nationals

Juventus meet Barcelona in UCL final, play 1-1 with Real

Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri in fresh offensive

Why I  challenged 2003, 2007, 2011 polls  in court – Buhari

31 workers killed in Philippine factory fire

3,000 graduates sit NDDC’s foreign scholarship test

Niger Assembly reconvenes as police end eight-day siege

A’Ibom group fasts, prays for Buhari govt

Police foil gunmen’s attack on Rivers APC chairman

Lagos threatens sanctions against trucks blocking Apapa roads

Benue woos FG to end farmers, herdsmen clashes 

Niger lead poisoning kills 28 children

Akpabio, Wamako, Ubah back Saraki Senate presidency bid – Melaye

FG awards N31bn Niger Delta road contracts

Tribunal orders service of petition papers on Wike

Court orders ex-gov Nwobodo to vacate Abuja rented home

Minister promises to revisit expelled journalist’s case

NIMC uncovers 406 workers with forged documents

Benin gunmen snatch Channels bus, batter driver

FG approves maritime varsity, policy on SMEs

Workers, pensioners besiege Rivers secretariat over unpaid salaries

Tribunal orders service of election petition papers on Wike 

SUG accuse police of shielding OAU student killer

31 dead in Philippines factory fire

Poor education responsible for neglect of agric sector

APC, Fayose disagree over ‘stop and search’ order

Board promises to revamp NYSC orientation camps

Ekiti PDP removes chairman

Ugandan rebels kill 13 in DRC

UNHCR halts repatriation of Somali refugees over bad weather

A’Court hears N100bn demolition suit against Lagos

Buhari denies backing Senate presidency aspirant

We won’t admit PDP defectors – Enugu APC

IG orders crackdown on kidnapping, others in Edo

Contempt: Court summons DMO’s DG, others

South African court halts deportation of immigrants

Constitution amendment: Senate suspends move to override Jonathan

Burundi General overthrows President Nkurunziza

Italian nurse tests positive for Ebola, hospitalised

Kenya lifts travel suspension on Ebola-free Liberia

Al-Shabaab militants nabbed in Mogadishu

Don’t relocate Mile 12 Market, traders beg LASG

Five soldiers killed in Libyan clashes

Heavy rains in Kenya kill 10, injure seven

Toyota, Nissan recall 6.5 million cars over airbag fears

Earthquake hits Japan

Gunmen attack Pakistan bus, kill 41

Syrian opposition group to skip Geneva talks

Several dead in Philadelphia train derailment

12 dead, 25 injured in Iraqi exlosions

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Monarch urges Buhari to tackle unemployment

Group tells Aregbesola to pay workers now

LAPO MD bags AAU doctorate

Gaurapad offers cars in new promo

From Audio Visual First, harvest of movies

Lagos through the lens of Lukesh

Summit: Patience Jonathan denies blocking Buhari’s wife

Port Harcourt traders blame poor sales on bad road

Filth in Jos as water scarcity bites harder

Court remands Alfa for killing, sharing friend’s corpse

Tanker drivers ordered to vacate bridges

Job seeker rapes schoolgirl to death in Ogun

Police arrest pastor for mysterious death in church

Killer ASP: Police invite victim’s family, intensify search

Jonathan sacked Abba over indiscipline –Okiro

‘President sacked Abba over indiscipline’

Police council confirms Arase substantive IG

Oil prices rise by 3%

Fuel scarcity pushes up food prices

10 integrated power plants idle – NDPHC

Reps begin consideration of PIB report today

Petrol scarcity: IPMAN insists on bridging claims payment

NESG new CEO urges govt to cut costs

25-month unpaid salary threatens pollution control project

FRC should handle NNPC’s forensic audit –ANAN

Obasanjo, Buhari, others attend Jonathan’s last C.-of -S. meeting

Blind corps member needs N10m to regain sight

APC leaders secured Kashamu’s victory– Amosun’s aide

Fayose’s claim on salary delay false, says APC

EFCC re-arraigns Ahmadu Ali’s son for subsidy fraud

‘INEC plotting to prevent inspection of election materials’

‘Sacked’ Lagos PDP chair refuses to vacate secretariat

The problem with electoral politics

How to end states salary backlogs

Mu’azu wanted Ambode as PDP gov candidate – Akiolu

Babalakin sues AGF, EFCC over fresh trial move

Constitution amendment: Jonathan, senators’ rift deepens

Jonathan, Buhari, Atiku, governors mourn Azikiwe

B’Haram: 11,449 Nigerians return from Republic of Niger

Protesters shut NIMC over planned sacking of 1,000 workers

Fuel scarcity: Govt seals filling stations in Ogun

APC govt will ask looters to return money – El-Rufai

Govt wants easy access for Lagosians on services

Justice will prevent violence, says Fashola

Buhari to get handover note, tour Villa May 28

PDP leaders meet today over crisis

Overturn era of godfatherism

Negligence: Medical tribunal prosecutes Suntai’s doctor, 13 others

Heineken serves Champions League cocktail

Nigerian-British parliamentarians waxing stronger online

Conceptions in aberrant circumstances

Hyundai, FCMB in joint car finance scheme

Taxpayer’s stake in Lloyds now below 20%

Nigerian immigrant’s son, Umunna, to contest UK Labour leadership

F’Eagles beat Hoffenheim U23s

Amokachi heading for Taraba FC

Kia unveils made-in-Nigeria Sorento

Menace of corporate beggars

Amosun, save our souls

Challenge before APC

Pogba leads Juve against Real

First Bank, Unified Payments in e-payment agreement

Jonathan’s legacy

Supreme Court and constitution amendment

Unilever shareholders approve 10 kobo dividend, revenue drops

Double awards for Hazard

Precious’ ordeal

Scores killed in Yemen arms-depot explosions

Barcelona land in UEFA final, lose 2-3 to Bayern

NDIC moves to recover N34m debt from Okupe

Rivers Assembly threatens to order Amaechi’s aides arrest

Chinese firm completes major power project in Nigeria

APC plotting to upturn our victories in Rivers, others – PDP

Constitution amendment: Senate begins process to override Jonathan

Niger Assembly speaker tackles predecessor, faults police

Dozens killed in Sudan tribal clashes

NGO asks Ekiti women to access CBN’s N220bn fund

Suntai’s doctor, 13 others face probe for negligence, misconduct

Shun selfish Niger Delta leaders, ex-militants tell Buhari

Senate passes tobacco bill into law

Seven Ekiti doctors receive kidnap threat

Jonathan appoints new Supreme Court Justice

APC will ask looters to refund money – El-Rufai

APC faults Fayose’s claim on salary delay

Police arrest Kogi suspected kidnappers, recover N2.5m

Autonomy: Court summons Plateau, Benue bankers over JUSUN’s suit

Ohanaeze chief threatens Igbo will secede if marginalised 

11,449 Nigerians return from Republic of Niger

Ekiti to ban tinted glass, cautions landlords

Mu’azu begs for truce, reconciliation 

Buhari gets handover notes on May 28

Police council confirms Arase’s appointment

Osun doctors protest  nonpayment of six months salaries

Nationwide strike looms in govt hospitals

APC demands arrest of job scammers using party name 

Plateau restricts movements in farms to curb killings

EFCC re-arraigns ex-PDP chair’s son for subsidy fraud

Lawan’s endorsement won’t divide South-West senators – Boroffice

39% of Nigerians feel unsafe – Survey

Obasanjo, Buhari, others attend Council of State meeting

Egypt justice minister quits over social class remarks

US withdraws nomination of ambassador to Somalia

Another earthquake hits Nepal

ARRA, UNHCR relocates S’Sudanese refugees

EU, US ask Burundi to postpone elections

China provides $300,000 to flood-hit Madagascar

Another Bangladeshi blogger hacked to death

Monday, May 11, 2015

How Liberia overcame Ebola

Armitage chases Soyinka in race for Oxford’s poetry offer

Ibadan ready for Osundare festival

I’m difficult to be with when writing –Afenfia

Posterity shall judge me right – Jonathan

Kwankwaso: Ex-ministry official petitions NHRC

NMA berates Osun over non-payment of doctors’ salaries

Four bag 24 years imprisonment for stealing petrol

Obla faults Kashamu’s lawyer over abduction plot

Unpaid salaries: Civil servants beg for money, foodstuffs

Buildings, shops razed in Lagos fire disasters

National ID card would’ve made PVC unnecessary ─ Fashola

ASUU demands unconditional release of kidnapped lecturer

Azikiwe’s first son dies at 75

Senate: North-Central leaders drum up support for Akume

Tribunal orders service of court papers on Gombe gov

Nigerian, Chadian troops not cooperating over B’Haram war –Deby

Gov candidate denies embezzling N400m

EFCC to amend charges in Nnamani’s N5bn fraud case

Jonathan, Buhari’s committees meet again, deny rift

Court orders police to reopen Enugu assembly

Rivers’ election tribunal to hear 56 petitions

Jonathan’s aides expel journalist from Aso Rock

Salaries: Rivers’ assembly dares Amaechi, summons nine aides

APC to Jonathan: Only the guilty should be afraid

Thunderbolt hits five in Ogun school, kills vendor

We had sex twice by mutual consent ─ 14-year-old

Bloomberg partners UNILAG, LBS for training

Buhari must stop rice import, says Sani

Why brands need to listen on social media

What not to do when selling a property

Adelekan emerges best as FCE (T) holds convocation

Ndidi joins Flying Eagles in Germany

A tale of three sets of four Nigerians

Rotimi stole my €43,000 necklace – Adebayor

Bode George kicks as Lagos PDP sacks chairman

I won’t go to City —Guardiola

Increase your productivity

Ajoku helps Maltese club avoid relegation

Foods to boost your thyroid naturally

‘Future’ refineries float in cyberspace

MTN Foundation celebrates one decade of touching lives

Female athletes getting better attention —Oduduru

Managing physical inactivity at work

VCs, rectors, others converge on Rwanda for conference

Okpekpe race: Commercial activities shoot-up

Educator seeks to revive African values

Re: Adamolekun and Buhari’s reform options

Syria opposition coalition turns down talks with UN

NLC sends task forces to states over salary arrears

Ways to boost customer happiness

Zik’s first son dies at 75

AU congratulates Liberia on Ebola victory

Ogun monarch denies alleged plot to assassinate prince

Don asks Benue court to jail attorney-general for contempt

Nigeria emerged from economic boom poorer – Utomi

Hundreds evacuated from S’African prison fire

Fuel scarcity and the agony of Nigerians

Senate asks SEC to sanitise business environment, attract investors 

Jonathan convenes last Council of State meeting

Irregular periods and infertility

Tribunal orders service of papers on Gombe gov

SAN disowns Kashamu over abduction plot story

Ndoma-Egba is unstable in PDP – C’ River chairman

Rivers elections tribunal to hear 56 petitions

Police recover card readers, laptops in Abia estate

Jonathan’s, Buhari’s committees meet again, deny rift 

Fayose assures hospital of kidnapped victim’s safe return

Senate holds valedictory service for Chukwumerije next week

Rivers Assembly dares Amaechi, summons nine gov’s aides

Ekiti tribunal warns against smear campaign

Court orders police to reopen Enugu Assembly

Assembly suspends three LG bosses, summons Amaechi commissioners

APGA members may storm Otuoke over unpaid election largesse

I didn’t embezzle N400m, says Enugu APC gov candidate

Agric can produce one million jobs a month – Engineers

Buhari, Derby discuss strategies to end Boko Haram

State lawmakers operate as governors’ stooges – Mark

EFCC to amend charges in Nnamani’s fraud case

Court okays service of suit challenging Yobe gov’s eligibility

Jonathan’s men begin clampdown on journalists

Ex-defence ministry worker petitions NHRC against Kwankwaso

Four oil thieves bag 24 years jail term

Nigeria, three others to form AU response force

National Population Commission begins 2015 education survey

Fire injures seven, guts 109 shops in Lagos

Lagos PDP sacks chairman

Kebbi evacuates 1600 IDPs from Sokoto

S’Korea vows ‘merciless’ response to North’s missiles

Ahmed dissolves Kwara cabinet

Buhari won’t persecute anyone, clear your conscience – APC

Malaysia detains hundreds of migrants arriving on boats

One killed in Turkish ship attack off Libya

CAR militias agree to disarmament deal

Typhoon kills two in Philippines

Boat carrying 400 migrants rescued off Indonesia

Moroccan F-16 goes missing in Yemen

Egypt policeman suspected of killing protester detained

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Powell sets fastest 100m time

S’West rugby: Cowrie extend lead

Yussuf Alli worries over fumbling male athletes

Justice urges Keshi to focus on young players

T.B. Joshua’s hide-and-seek game with Lagos coroner

Union demands pay rise for NIMC workers

Vodacom supports development of women in ICT

Buhari urged to make housing a priority

Emel, Stanley collaborate on home security system

TUC, developer to build 100,000 housing units

Actis to complete Heritage Place in December

FG should commercialise, not privatise FHA – SSACTAC

NCF advises incoming govt on Great Green Wall project

Architecture bodies rise against foreign incursion

Unplanned retirement, recipe for disaster – Ideva

Continental Re made N1.1bn profit in Q1

LASPEC prepares civil servants for retirement

Mansard counts gains as AXA takes majority stake

Fashola calls for agenda for good governance

Lagos gov urges residents to keep carnival tradition

LASG advises residents to heed registration call

Speakership: North-West backs Gbajabiamila

Returning, newly-elected members differ on N’Assembly turnover

B’Haram: FG disburses relief materials to victims

UCH doctors’ strike may end soon

Oppressive folly of fuel subsidy

‘There’s need to restructure electoral system’

Insubordination: Military-trained policemen may face disciplinary action

B’Haram: 63 children, six pregnant women rescued

Nigeria’s economy won’t collapse – Okonjo-Iweala

Buhari’ll be fair to all zones, says Tambuwal

PDP post-election panel members meet with Jonathan

PDP’ll be buried if I resign – Mu’azu

Condemned soldiers: Lawyer appeals to Jonathan, COAS

Supreme Court can’t stop N’Assembly from amending constitution – Senate

My ministers and I’ll face persecution – Jonathan

Save us from erosion, Akwa Ibom residents cry out

Police arrest 25 over Benin cult killings

I killed to avenge friend’s death –Cultist

Find my husband’s killers, gold-winning weightlifter tells govt

My kidnappers boasted they had police informants –Victim

We are dying of hunger, FG retirees lament

REPLA targets customer service excellence

Mouka swaps old mattresses for new ones

Nigeria’s debt hits N12tn

Poor distribution worsens fuel scarcity

Transcorp to begin oil exploration

Sterling Bank to raise N30bn in fresh capital

IOSCO moves to tackle investment fraud

Stock market depresses further on weak sentiment

Faulty scanners raise goods’ clearance costs at ports

Still on enjoying Nigeria’s oil wealth

Turning point on polio eradication in Nigeria

Legislating for change

Remove fuel subsidy now

Buhari and the myth of Sisyphus

Buhari’s convenant

Victim of a failed state

Mu’azu and poetic justice

Arepo residents’ death

More clever ways to make money online

Firefighter collapses inside well while rescuing plumber

Gunmen abduct OAU lecturer, kill driver, demand N70m

CitiBank promises more support for aviation sector

Sleep loss impedes decision-making in crisis

Childless couples have hope through IVF

Power-drunk ASP shoots tricycle driver dead, flees

CBN to relax naira trading rules

Going to US is like jumping into fire —Kashamu

70-year-old nabbed for kidnapping girl, 3

There was election in A’Ibom, Akpabio insists

Re: Governors and unpaid salaries

Non-indigenes in Lagos must respect their hosts– Akiolu

Pregnant Arepo victim buried as community tightens security

Bootstrapping tips to turn your idea into reality

Driver knocks down 67-year-old while running from touts

How to manage oily skin

Up Barcelona, down University of Ibadan

Making a living as independent sales agent

NPFL: Sunshine thrash Shooting 2-0, other results

Don’t expect radical revolution from Buhari – Okogie

LASG treats 496 patients for cardiac, renal ailments

Poll defeat: Patience Jonathan makes first public appearance

Nigeria’s economy won’t collapse, says Okonjo-Iweala

Fighting rages along Syria’s Lebanon border

Black boxes of crashed A400M plane found in Spain

Merit should guide presidential scholarships

28 killed in Iraq bomb attacks, IS clashes

Change can’t happen overnight – Buhari

S’Court can’t stop N’Assembly from amending constitution – Senate

Ekiti medical director demands arrest of  invaders

Gunmen abduct OAU lecturer in Ekiti, kill driver

NEPAD to regulate products import, export from Africa

63 unaccompanied children, six pregnant women among those rescued

My ministers and I will be persecuted, says Jonathan

Police parade 40 suspected cultists, robbers in Calabar

Nigerians misunderstood Jonathan’s calmness for indecisiveness – Okupe

Stop fighting Obiano, monarch tells ex-gov Obi

Adoke’s friend leaked plot to abduct me – Kashamu

NDDC Director denies involvement in N2.4bn fraud

Group seeks probe of Fintiri’s N22bn expenditure

Union defends sacking of 400 NIMC staff, tackles colleagues

City hammer QPR 6-0

Court jails man five years for employment scam

Ihedioha blames executive for corruption

Investigate Chime, ex-PDP national auditor tells EFCC

Senate leader condemns politicising visit to Buhari

S’Africa strike season looms after attacks on migrants

Paris protesters demand fresh cannabis laws

Football icon Pele released from hospital after surgery

Experts urge Buhari to address power problem

Explosion rocks nuclear power plant in New York

Saudi-led coalition strikes target ex-Yemen president’s residence

Coalition bombs ex-Yemen president Saleh’s residence

Car bomb rocks S’Afghanistan intelligence office, one injured

Saturday, May 09, 2015

Pressure mounts on Mu’azu, others to resign before May 29

Scarcity: Nigerians buy fuel for N200 per litre

Going to US is like jumping into fire —Kashamu

N1bn bounty still on Shekau — US

Man turns attraction at Lagos carnival

Senate presidency: Aspirants lobby colleagues

Kidnap: Ekiti doctors go on strike

Mubarak, sons get three-year jail term for graft

Gov poll: Controversy over Rivers, A’Ibom results

Liberia Ebola-free — WHO

WHO releases new cancer, hepatitis drugs

My impeachment illegal, says Niger Speaker

Sanusi applauds el-Rufai’s election

Power sector consumer complaints highest in Nigeria — CPC

Five die, 10 injured in Ogun auto crash

Fayose’s passion

Dotun Akande wins

Era of medical technology

Speakership: Gbajabiamila, Dogara split state caucuses

20 ways candidates cheat during exams

My daughter forgets I am her mother — Grace Egbagbe

It’s a surprise!

Laolu Saraki slows down

Blame Presidency for PDP’s defeat — Filani

Buhari: Towards an economy without oil

Vivienne Chioloji bounces back

Purple reign

Nigerian stars of the season

Dad was once an Eyo masquerader — Alao Aka-Bashorun’s daughter

Yobe tests returnees for HIV

I have never beaten my wife — Mercy Aigbe Gentry’s husband

LASU may remain closed — Lagos govt

My husband didn’t stop me from acting — Caroline Danjuma

Switzerland’s new posturing on Abacha loot

Buhari, corruption and advice galore

PDP: Things fall apart

Your vehicle’s suspension system

Our attitude to NIS must change, or else…

United close in on top-four spot, beat Palace 2-1

Madrid slip, play 2-2 with Valencia, Barcelona win

Ekweremadu PDP post-election panel meets Jonathan

Sanusi visits el-Rufai, says Kaduna chose competent leader

Three die, 10 injured in Ogun road crash

Clerics hail Awo’s contribution to national development

Nigerians deported from Niger begin HIV/AIDS screening

Aliyu backs Fayose, asks Mu’azu, others to resign

I’m going back to school after Villa – Sambo’s wife

India accuses Maoist rebels of abducting 250 villagers

Ekiti NMA begins strike to protest doctor, nurse’s kidnap

Borno establishes 21st IDPs’ camp, houses Nigerien deportees

Egypt jails Mubarak’s sons three years for corruption

North Korea ‘test fires’ submarine-launched missile

Airbus military plane crashes in Spain

WHO declares Liberia Ebola free

Ebola may be sexually transmitted, WHO warns

Farmers tackle Kogi over N100,000 loan

Ex-PDP auditor petitions EFCC, demands Chime’s probe for fraud

Court jails, fines Mubarak, sons three years for fraud

Gaidam restates support for Lawan’s Senate Presidency bid

Indonesian leader insists death penalty ‘positive’ for country

Uduaghan advocates new value system, diversification of economy

Egypt seizes football star Aboutrika’s assets

30 killed in Iraq jail break

Canadian man claims triple homicide on Facebook

Mexico gunmen wound ex-police chief

Guatemalan vice president resigns amid corruption scandal

Australian teenager arrested in Melbourne ‘bomb plot’

Saudi Arabia says Yemen ceasefire dependent on rebels

Friday, May 08, 2015

Inter open door for Balotelli return

Nobody can defend against Messi – Moyes

Uruguay can cope without Suarez– Forlan

Arsenal won’t sell Walcott – Wenger

It’s my time to honour Gerrard – Mourinho

Braca best for Pogba – Neymar

Club chief sets target for Aso table tennis

Consultant urges FG to focus on grassroot sports

Baseball coach appeals to parents

Judge wants Lagos to revive school boxing

Carl Lewis hits back at Bolt

Rory outguns Spieth at Sawgrass

More revelations to come –Adebayor

2016: Olympics: Mali pull out of Falcons clash

Stakeholders decry state Lagos stadium gyms

We’re ready for Shooting Stars – Sunshine

Kitova stops Serena

Iheanacho can be our Messi – Taribo

Busquets praises Messi

Sturridge faces lengthy layoff

United nearly lost Depay to PSG – Van Gaal

Guardiola defends under-fire Gotze

Pacquiao is a coward – Mayweather

Court decides Kashamu’s extradition suit May 27

I will soon join a club – Awoniyi

Ex-AFN chief backs Okagbare

LMC warns Rangers, 3SC, Enyimba

I have Ryder Cup chance – Warren

I became an athlete by accident – Brume

14 injured in Yobe school suicide bomber attack

LCCI promotes capacity building for SMEs

Ensure genuine reconciliation, Mark tells Buhari

Clydesdale set to split from parent bank

13 airports to get airfield lighting soon –Minister

Power supply drops to 2,345MW

No preferred candidate for Senate presidency, says APC

NSCDC officials shoot 20 Keke operators in Imo

Man stabs girlfriend to death, attempts suicide

Arepo residents petition NNPC over fuel theft

Two die mysteriously in Imo hotel

Community petitions Plateau assembly over Wase killings

Our neighbour revived me with water after raping me six times –14-year-old rape victim

Jonathan congratulates Cameron on poll victory

Kidnapping’ll continue as 370,000 police protect 174m Nigerians –Experts

NIMC boils over planned sacking of 1,000 workers

Nigerian govt should show interest in childhood cancer –Prof. Temiye

Baby cancer victims’ parents lament: Our lives are filled with anguish

Terrorism: N/East senators demand development commission

ACF, Ohanaeze, ARG reiterate call for state police

Focus on delivering campaign promises, PDP tells APC

I attend four parties almost every weekend

Fayose, labour conspiracy won’t stop impeachment –APC

Senate Presidency: South West APC endorses Lawan

Akpabio: Tribunal orders inspection of 450,000 ballot papers

PDP crisis: Imoke denies eying Mu’azu’s position

Voting pattern places challenge on Buhari –Uduaghan

We’re ready to hand over on May 29 –Amaechi

Buhari’s ministers, lawmakers to get N9bn housing, furniture allowance

We didn’t deny APC access to poll materials –Rivers REC

NEMA relocates 4,000 Niger returnees

Military recovers Boko Haram’s video recordings

Stop the blame game, PPN tells PDP

Fayose asks Muazu to emulate British LP, others

Alamieyeseigha denies eyeing Dickson’s job

May 29: FG suspends leave for perm secs, directors

Money laundering: Obasanjo Foundation fires CEO

Former EKSUTH boss, wife kidnapped in Ado-Ekiti

Strike looms in states over unpaid salaries

Dangote cannot afford to buy Arsenal football club

Jonathan, president’s men and PDP NWC

When the bride price is too high for him to pay

Presh makes new statement with luxurious Infinity

Nigerians who cross racial lines to find love share exciting stories

Frequently Asked Questions (I)

I threw a party after losing election – Funke Adesiyan

Dangote didn’t contribute a dime to my campaign –Alex Otti, APGA governorship candidate, Abia

The thin line between fidelity and sex

Do you know your partner’s core need?

Oge Okoye, Nkiru Sylvanus shun each other

Zack Orji, Benita Nzeribe, Keppy Bassey-Inyang dazzle in St. Mary

Liz Anjorin blows hot on husband snatching mess

The pregnant virgin

Thrills and frills of Africa Magic Igbo launch

Cameron, four Nigerians win in UK election

Hyperboles, exaggerations or little lies

Instead of taking cocaine, fall in love

Yul Edochie and I were lovers –Steve Ugochukwu

Naira-dollar exchange rate will be more stable – Hafeez

I returned home the day my mother finished mourning my death –Rev. Adedayo

I always feel sexy in mini skirts –Funke Etti

Star Music Trek: Wande Coal, Burna Boy rock Calabar

Jailed Malaysian opposition leader’s wife wins his seat

Yemenis ordered to leave Saada province

Violent protest hits Kurdish city in Iran

Burundi protesters announce one-day truce

Military recovers video recordings of Boko Haram

Fayose preaches peace as gunmen abduct ex-medical director, wife

Imoke denies scheming to replace Mu’azu

Resign, emulate British Labour leader, Fayose tells Mu’azu

Police arrest photographer’s killers, suspected robbers in Gombe

Court decides Kashamu’s anti-extradition suit May 27

Four killed in US plane crash

IS claims bombing on Shiite mosque in Iraq

Obiano woos US investors for Anambra oil, gas

Fayose, labour conspiracy wont stop impeachment – APC

Police promote 632 senior officers

I remain speaker of Enugu Assembly, Odoh insists

Nigeria cannot afford humanitarian crisis – ICRC

Jonathan felicitates with Shonekan, Nwobodo

Court remands man, 38, for raping 8-year-old girl

Rescued Ethiopians in Libya arrive in Cairo

Student, other die in Imo hotel

Jonathan congratulates Cameron on electoral victory

I won’t dictate to Ikpeazu, Orji pledges

(SPONSORED) Leke Pitan’s face-saving PR stunt

China raises cigarette tax to deter smoking

LASPOTECH: Controversy shrouds appointment of Rector

Cameron wins British election with slim majority

UK Labour Party leader Ed Miliband resigns after election defeat

Woman smuggles eight-year-old to Spain in suitcase

$242m fraud: Appeal Court reserves judgment on Nwude’s assets

Gunman opens fire in Yobe school, injures 12

Kogi CJ decries youth population in prisons over cultism

Tribunal orders inspection of ballot papers in Akpabio’s election

Six workers injured in Greek refinery fire

Pakistan helicopter carrying foreign diplomats crashes

Ngige denies rancour in APC over South-East interest

Netanyahu forms new government just ahead of deadline

Cameron close to victory in British election

US air strike kills senior al-Qaeda official in Yemen

US begins training Syrian rebels to fight ISIL group

Brazilian football legend Pelé undergoes second surgery

Mexico arrests ex-police chief over 43 missing students

Thursday, May 07, 2015

How to define exploration when little is left uncharted

Patience Jonathan now in Congo, says Presidency

Power failure forces Reps to adjourn sitting

Jonathan, Buhari hold secret meeting

EFCC arraigns FCT minister’s ex-aide for N60m fraud

UI students on the rampage over colleague’s death

Fashola apologises, seeks understanding on policies

Jonathan advises Buhari against policy reversal

Robbers shoot bank customer

Transition: Jonathan’s handover notes not yet ready, says APC

28-year-old lady escapes from ritual killers

FG orders verification of workers’ records

NDLEA official arraigned for cocaine

Policeman’s son arrested for murder

Businessman crushed to death during police stop -and-search

Graduate goes missing after graduation

Poll: S’Court delivers judgment in Omisore’s appeal May 27

FRSC to introduce fake driving licence detection card

UK repatriates three Nigerian prisoners

Mu’azu at war with Fayose

Card reader theft: Police invite more INEC workers

Supreme Court halts constitution amendment

Corrupt ex-govs’ ll create problems for Buhari – Tsav

One killed, cattle market burnt in Kogi

Federal pensioners protest non-payment of benefits

Court halts impeachment plot against Niger gov

Again, Punch wins Nigerian Academy of Science award

Itemuagbor gets plaudits over Okpekpe race

AAF showcases Onyishi

Fayose’s governance style

AFRIFF calls for entries

Equities take further beating as investors take profit

APC govs fault Okonjo-Iweala on unpaid salaries

Non-remittance of taxes affecting govt revenue profile – FIRS

No deal yet on England game – NFF

Secrets you must tell your gynaecologist

Clever ways to make money online

NigComSat workers petition FG over privatisation, job losses

I won’t work with current NBBF board – Bakare

Jonathan’s last-minute appointments improper–Sagay

Robotel seeks language laboratories for schools

Plateau APC accuses INEC of colluding with PDP

Our upbringing in music is our staying power – T. W. O

Improve your health

Last Slave for release

On Buhari’s promises

Protesters killed as Burundi unrest continues

Fierce fighting rages at Iraq’s Baiji refinery

Four killed in Iraq suicide bomb attack

SERAP seeks urgent care for rescued pregnant children, women

APC still expecting handover notes from FG – Mohammed

Enugu Police break robbery, car snatching syndicate, kill one

$242m fraud: Court decides Nwude’s appeal on forfeited assets

Policeman killed, another injured in landmine explosion in Somalia

Unions urge FG to recall 58 sacked varsity lecturers

Lady escapes from Ogun kidnappers, skeletons found

Senate passes AMCON ammendment Bill

FG orders screening of workers certificates

EFCC arraigns FCT minister ex-aide for N60m land fraud

Air force creates operational bases for maritime surveillance

Jonathan asks Buhari to continue with Abuja rail projects

Panel indicts contractor for Kano collapsed bridge

APC files six petitions at Ekiti Tribunal

Ndigbo won’t beg Buhari for appointments, says Ohanaeze

Senate exempts oil, gas export zone operators from tax

Corrupt ex-govs, problems for Buhari govt – Tsav

We’ve made progress against insurgency – Jonathan

Man killed, Nurse kidnapped in Ekiti

Outages ‎force Reps to shut down proceedings 

Wike kicks over Amaechi’s refusal to form transition committee

Speakers accuse govs of promoting impunity

UK repatriates three prison inmates to Nigeria

Osun: Supreme Court rules on Omisore’s appeal May 27

Monarchs urge Buhari to probe NNPC missing $20bn 

Fayose: Court fines APC lawmakers N100,000

FRSC to tackle fake driving licence with card reader

BoI disbursed N127bn loans to MSMEs in 2014

INEC colluding with Plateau PDP to destroy evidence – APC

Mu’azu dares Fayose, mocks gov over Buhari’s death wish

Sudanese bombs are killing children, says HRW

NDLEA official, one other arraigned for cocaine importation

Aliyu drags Niger Assembly before court over impeachment threat

Bayelsa lawmakers’ Plot to impeach Dickson thickens

Supreme Court bars NASS from amending constitution

Impeachment: Lagos lawmaker cautions colleagues in Enugu, Niger

Windstorm destroys houses in Zamfara

33 die in Osun road crashes in April – FRSC

Build more museums, curator urges FG

Yemen appeals for ground forces as crisis deepens

Britain goes to polls in election dubbed unpredictable

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UI students protest, block road over colleague’s death

Patience Jonathan not in Nigeria – Presidency

38 million people internally displaced worldwide -UN

CAR sues French soldiers accused of abusing children

Lawsuits pile up over Pacquiao injury

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Benni McCarthy robbed

Standard Chartered promotes N10bn commercial paper issuance

Stanbic IBTC to raise N24bn from rights issue

Wema Bank targets increased growth in 2015

EFCC arraigns two for N4.5m theft

Okada riders injure residents, damage vehicles in Lekki

We took oaths before joining kidnapping gang ─ Graduate

School bus crushes OAU student to death

Generator repairer stabs CSO to death in Lagos

NDLEA nabs pastor for drug trafficking

Lagos not immune to harsh economic realities ─ Fashola

Lagos says holiday jobs for pupils cost N100m

We paid N535m WASSCE fee in 2015 –LASG

Fraudsters dupe people with my name, says el-Rufai

Yobe: Tribunal grants gov candidate access to INEC materials

Bank asks court to jail DMO’s DG for contempt

Court dismisses The SUN’s application to stop N5bn suit

Reps to reconsider PIB next week

LG poll: Rivers APC members protest candidates’ imposition

‘Public outcry forced ex-IG to restore Tambuwal’s aides’

Senate okays anti-desertification bill

Sambisa: Four soldiers injured, 25 women, children rescued

Buhari’ll make positive impact, says C&S leader

Buhari pledges electoral reforms, good governance

NEMA receives 3,000 Nigerians deported from Niger

Shell declares force majeure on Forcados crude exports

Soyinka denies anti-Igbo comment, Harvard to post lecture video online

Obey traffic rules, Buhari tells his escorts

Presidency to APC: You can’t stampede Jonathan out

Impeachment: Police bar lawmakers from sitting in Niger

Govs should be blamed for unpaid salaries – Okonjo-Iweala

Minister cautions against reversal of power sector privatisation

PDP is in a coma –Mark

Fear of cancer, infertility scare women from family planning

FG records N1.3tn revenue shortfall in three months

Fiscal Responsibility Commission recovers N350bn from MDAs

Investors stake N2tn on telecomms sector in four years

Scarcity: Independent marketers refuse to load petrol

NCDMB workers threaten strike over promotion, pension

Oil price fall shouldn’t affect economy – NNPC

PDP and burden of blame

Pay pensioners

Stop Lagos tax pains

Buhari’s anti-graft image

Improve Ijesha traffic

Handling pension funds with care

Towards stemming a gale of defections

I’ve no problem with Tinubu, Ambode –Pitan

INEC issues certificates to elected lawmakers

Tribunal begins sitting in Abia

Senate presidency: Group asks senators-elect to support Lawan

You can’t be too careful at the gym!

Intimate partner violence

Electric brain ‘booster’ detrimental to IQ

Eating habits you should drop now

How to maintain gym safety

Social media in ‘tears’ for Emmanuel Adebayor

Great tools you need to excel

Dos and don’ts of online business networking

Habits that can destroy your business

Sahara targets more partnerships under SDG-F

New race record expected at Okpekpe

Tevez has United blood – Evra

FBN Holdings gives reasons for low dividend

South Africans never really wanted Nigerians

Restructuring NPA was a challenge – Abdullahi

Of green gods and ‘ogogoro’ guzzlers

OPC pipeline contract beneficial to Nigeria —Fasehun

Stakeholders disagree on ECOWAS Common External Tariff

Oil price rises to $69

Total explores alternative energy solutions

My brother stole 21 phones in one month –Adebayor

The failure staring APC in the face

NFF arranges German friendlies for F’Eagles

3SC beat wasteful Pillars

American fans sue Pacquiao over injury

Use Flying Eagles, Nwosu tells Keshi

How to organise successful meetings

Vietnam needs $2bn to modernise ships

APC can’t stampede Jonathan out of office – Presidency

Palestinian officials visit Syria over Yarmuk camp

Israel jails Palestinian 30 years for murder attempts

50 killed as mortar shells hit Yemen refugee camp

I won’t disappoint you, Buhari assures Nigerians

Xenophobia: Nigerian students petition South Africa

3SC punish wasteful Pillars, record second home win

Rescued female migrants face uncertain future in Libya

Group, clerics rally support for Akume Senate presidency’s bid

Two killed, 10 injured in Pakistan suicide attack

NEMA receives 6,000 deported Nigerians, expects more

Investors stake $10bn on telecoms in four years

Health of Buhari ex-coordinator, attacked by DSS, deterirates

Workers threaten showdown with NIMC over planned sacking

Fleeing civilians killed in Yemen port city

Plateau community accuses troops of genocide, gunmen kill four

Bayero assumes duty as MD of NPA

FG warns Buhari against reversing privatisation of power sector

Amosun flays NNPC over incessant vandalism of pipelines

I don’t know if Buhari is the messiah – Abidoye

UNILAG students protest, seek exam shift

Senate okays bill to tackle drought, desertification

Jonathan congratulates Togolese president on his re-election

School bus crushes OAU student to death in Osogbo 

We’ve overcome trauma of APC defeat – PDP

FG approves policy on renewable energy, efficiency

Rivers LG poll: APC supporters protest imposition of candidates

PDP heading for self destruction – Mark

China police busts family drug gang

Four students, women killed in Edo cult clashes

Ignore calls to scrap amnesty programme, ex-militants tell Buhari

Tribunal grants Yobe PDP gov candidate access to INEC materials

Okorocha faults Imo monarch’s appointment as chancellor

Four killed, nine missing in Indonesian landslide

Vaccine shortage hits Niger as meningitis deaths hit 265

Nigerian troops free more women, children from Sambisa

Impostors using my name to defraud people – El-rufai

Police disperse Niger Assembly members with tear gas

Jonathan marks five years in office with prayer

APC Senators may defy zoning -Dep Minority Leader

Egypt policeman killed in clashes with Morsi backers

EU pledges support for Nigeria’s agric sector

Four to die for brutal killing of Afghan woman

Soyinka denies insulting Igbo, slams online media

Contempt: Bank asks court to jail DMO’s DG

Burundi rivals meet over political crisis

Bandits kill 46 in North-West Kenya

Passengers burned to death in India bus crash

Kenyan universities launch anti-terror studies as attacks rise

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Kidnappers demand N4m ransom for abducted priest

Panic as pupils, teachers find ‘grave’ in classroom

Arrest syndicates which issue fake survey plans, Cs-of-O ─ Surveyor

Robbers attack fuel station manager, snatch N6.8m

Gunmen kill 71-year-old cleric in Benin

Expatriate, others injured in Lagos accident

Unpaid duty: Customs to prosecute rice importers

FG says Asaba airport not safe

N20bn Calabar Port Channel dredging stalled

Ashakacem pledges support to redevelop North-East

FG borrows N473bn in four months to fund budget

NCP approves new policy for national parks

Challenges of media practice in Nigeria

Buhari and the challenges ahead

40 migrants feared dead in latest Mediterranean accident

Curious paradox of corruption

End game of stealing

Buhari and AIT

Reps’ subsidy removal motion

Undisciplined military men

Long treks for Buhari, Jonathan

Getting skeptics on social media bandwagon

Adeboye’s wife tackles fraudsters on Facebook

Rules for web marketing

APC can’t hold power for 16 years – Suleiman

Ex-Mint boss appeals extradition order, wants execution halted

Drug abuse high in Anambra schools, says NDLEA

Iwuanyanwu knocks PDP defectors

Reps oppose fuel subsidy removal

Yuguda sacks 33 DGs

Court to deliver judgment on Nyako’s impeachment May 11

Soldiers foil B’Haram ambush in Borno

INEC officials arrested for alleged card reader theft

MultiChoice opposes reduction in DStv subscription

Speakership: Rep warns APC against disqualifying N’West

Assembly seeks sanction for non-use of pedestrian bridges

Court remands 10 over Ejigbo torture

Lagos blames unions, students for LASU closure

Adesina denies granting waivers to rice importers

Strike continues as UCH, doctors’ meeting fails

Recover stolen funds, UPP tells Buhari

PDP seeks probe of lawmaker-elect’s attack

Set realistic targets, Buhari tells APC govs-elect

Buhari meets Tunde Thompson

I’m cautiously optimistic about Buhari, says Soyinka

Impeachment: Pandemonium in Niger Assembly,Enugu House shut

Praise singers misled Jonathan, says Mu’azu

BoI records N5.6bn profit

NSE index sheds 0.14%

Nigerian Breweries confident of growth, greater returns

Bank customer biometric registration’ll reduce forex fraud – Suleiman

ICA seeks end to delayed payments

Govt alone can’t tackle unemployment – Kowontan

‘ HR professionals should adopt new technologies’

Ex-commissioner wants law to stop overused vehicle importation

RT Briscoe laments turnout from technical colleges

Nationwide League set to begin

Wole Oni, Bayelsa govt clash over unpaid fees

Our hospital is now better equipped –LASUTH CMD

Abortion leads to breast cancer, FACH warns

Colour Splash tackles mental illness with carnival

Global counterfeit market now $200bn annually – NAFDAC DG

Development Africa empowers against malaria

No hiding place for desperate housewives

Falz seals endorsement with Web Mall

Okagbare laments state of Nigerian athletics

A peep into Nigeria’s Maslow’s republic

Fayose has no excuse for unpaid salaries —APC

Our opponents weren’t tough – Dolphins

Autism: Meaning and treatment

For great local marketing, try these tips

72-year-old eyes Okpekpe road race

Foods that are high in magnesium

U-20 World Cup: Brazil wary of Flying Eagles

An impassioned plea to save our youths (2)

Wolves battle AC Leopards in Confed Cup

Business opportunities in ‘pepperless’ kitchens

Why Jonathan failed

When is the right time to quit your job (2)?

Avoid sharp practice, ICSAN president urges members

FRSC, motorists unite on speed limit device

Effiok wins Lagos Duathlon Challenge

Is Buhari’s image enough to fight corruption?

How fit are you?

Workers renew demand for improved infrastructure, employment

Improve your well-being with good sleeping position

CIPM elects new officers

NLC warns FG against fuel subsidy removal

Jonathan appoints Daniel, Abacha’s aide varsities council chairmen

One dead in new Mexico oil rig accident

2015 budget: FG borrows N473bn in four months

Mua’zu, others shun PDP post-election panel inauguration

Lagos-Maiduguri trekker arrives in Ilorin

Gulf of Guinea’s 80% piracy from Nigeria – EU

Press freedom needed to deepen democracy – US Consul-General

Burundi court backs president’s third-term run amid protests

Saraki donates N3m to Ilorin mayhem victims, demands justice

Fish out cultists, IG orders Benue, Rivers CPs

CBN disburses N60bn from N220bn MSME fund

Police attack journalists during Niger Assembly impeachment saga

Expectation of Nigerians too high – Buhari

Probe fuel subsidy payment, TUC urges Buhari

Governing councils want education colleges upgraded to varsities 

Ex-Mint boss appeals extradition order

Reps oppose removal of fuel subsidy

Farmer arraigned for allegedly looting Daniel’s hotel

No apology calling for Mu’azu, others sacking – Fayose

Drug abuse in Anambra schools worries NDLEA

Soldiers repel Boko Haram ambush in Borno

APC’ll reclaim Ekiti in 2018, say Reps

Court delivers judgment on Nyako’s impeachment May 11

Ogun threatens to sanction banks, errant bullion van drivers

Dangote insists on buying Arsenal

Be wary of PDP defectors, Iwuanyanwu tells APC

Asaba Airport not safe, FG declares

Senate probes attacks on plateau communities

Jonathan appoints minister as PEF boss

Lagos election tribunal warns against delay tactics

Lawmakers impeach Niger Assembly Speaker

Lawmakers break Niger Assembly gate to remove Aliyu

Burundi court okays President’s third-term bid, judges flee

MultiChoice objects to reduction in DStv subscription

NRC arrests passengers hanging on train in Lagos

Ejigbo torture: Court remands 10 in prison

Anyaoku, others bid Jonathan farewell

10 injured in Guinea’s opposition protests

Assembly staff lock out lawmakers in Delta

Coast guard sends migrants back to Libya

26 militants killed in fresh operations in Afghanistan

Nepal’s quake death toll now 7,365

Monday, May 04, 2015

Well book club: Mastering your habits

Money laundering: Fani-Kayode learns fate June 18

Rice: Reps summon Adesina over import duty evasion

109 compete for Nigeria Prize for Literature

For Ayopo, harvest of positive thoughts

NNPC resumes oil search in Chad Basin

Ekiti crisis: Fayose sacks Perm Sec

In search of solution to mass failure

EFCC nabs two for defrauding late Kano monarch

I should have died, not my pregnant wife – Husband of Arepo victim

Home help jailed three years for stealing

Police arraign driver for friend’s offence

PDP is dead in Imo, says Ararume

Bullion van driver has no driving licence ─ Police

One killed in police, robbers’ shootout

Kidnapped Rivers council boss freed

Hoodlums strip lawmaker-elect in Osun

Kirikiri inmates forced to pay for transport to court

Residents lament pains of fuel scarcity

Incoming National Assembly may not pass PIB – Senator

FGN bonds account for 61% of domestic debt

Speakership: Gbajabiamila woos state caucuses

Airlines cancel more flights over aviation fuel scarcity

Petrol subsidy hits record high amid controversy

FG, marketers resolve fuel subsidy debt row

Rivers, protesters disagree over unpaid salaries

Aliyu sacks political appointees

Fashola urges low-key handover ceremony

Lack of food, weapons, fuel hits Boko Haram

Omirin asks court to dismiss Fayose impeachment suit

Lagos records 12,120 rape cases in four years

Jonathan holds private meeting with Adeboye, Oyedepo

Give state police priority, Abiara urges Buhari

186,300 children die from road accidents– FRSC

UCH patients groan as resident doctors’ strike persists

Glo, NHIS unveil mobile health insurance product

Boko Haram: Intelligence is the key

Getting continuous demand for your products

Things you should never tell HR

Lose weight effortlessly

Juve won’t sell Tevez

Avoid tyranny of majority

Most Nigerians access Internet on mobile phones – Ericsson

An impassioned plea to save our youths (1)

Anti-corruption strike force

Buhari is inheriting N1.3tn agreement with ASUU – UI VC

Idahosa varsity moves to permanent site

Chime faces impeachment three weeks to end of tenure

Attention, Kwara govt

Heritage Bank moves to improve service delivery

Barcelona attack worries Boateng

Fuming LAMATA buses

Ericsson opens network operations centre in Nigeria

Does the PDP have a future?

Samsung creates first digital village in Nigeria

Fayose sacks Ekiti permanent secretary  

Second patient fitted with artificial heart dies

New warnings over heartbreaking migrant crisis

Kidnappers abduct Kogi Rev Father, demand N4m

Two Ukraine soldiers, one rebel killed in clashes

Ogun killer driver has no driving licence – Police

FG, oil marketers meet, resolve subsidy debt controversy

GM ignition-switch death toll rises to 97

Aliyu sacks political appointees in Niger

No new cases of polio in nine months – Kano

Reps summon Adesina over rice import duty evasion

Lagos lists 140 convicts in sex offenders register

PDP National Working Committee opens can of worms

Enugu Assembly speaker dismisses report of his impeachment

Chime not aware of impeachment process – Aide

WHO official seeks better funding for malaria prevention

Britain’s newborn princess named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

STF destroys armoury, confirms 28 killed in Plateau

Fashola advocates low-key inauguration

Team Rivers, cleaners protest over unpaid salaries

B’Haram fighters rape, impregnate to continue ideology – Shettima

Fayose: Omirin asks court to strike out impeachment suit

NNPC to resume oil search in Chad Basin

Corruption charges: Court orders extradition of ex-Minting boss to UK 

Group asks judiciary workers to end strike

Togo’s president sworn in for third term

El-Rufai transition committee warns against impersonation 

NEMA presents relief materials to Rivers community

260 Kano mass wedding couples now parents

Kashamu sues NDLEA, EFCC, others over extradition plot

Press freedom eroding tenets of Nigeria’s democracy – Yero

Hoodlums attack PDP lawmaker-elect in Osun

70 feared dead in Taraba multiple attacks

I am still in charge – Enugu speaker

Williams maintains number one in women’s tennis rankings

Jamaican police officer kills colleague, commits suicide

Suspected Fulani gunmen kill 30 in Plateau villages

Protesters shot dead in fresh Burundi violence

Court decides Fani-Kayode’s money-laundering case June 18

Kerry commemorates attack victims in Kenya

Edo prison inmate escapes

German Institute to offer Scholarships to Nigerian youths

Solar plane delays Pacific crossing

China woos more Nigerians to international fair

30 miners trapped for in Burkina Faso mine

Minister refutes N2bn donation to PDP presidential campaign

Israeli PM to meet Ethiopian community after clashes

Enugu lawmakers begin impeachment process against Chime

Somali official, four others injured in landmine blast

Ship carrying chemicals sinks off Costa Rica

28th coronation: Olu of Warri, selfless leader, says Uduaghan

Rescued 5,800 migrants arrive in Italy port

Israel’s Ethiopian Jews, police clash at race protest

US police kill gunmen outside Mohammed cartoons exhibition

Sunday, May 03, 2015

Senators-elect seek reduction in cost of governance

NBA secretary counsels Buhari on anti-corruption war

Soldiers arrest B’Haram fuel supplier, free 260 captives

We won’t be Fayose’s rubber stamp, Ekiti lawmakers-elect

Abia: Ikpeazu bans courtesy visits

Senate Leader blames PDP govs for Jonathan’s loss

W’African Nursing College honours Afe Babalola

Bank worker on trial for aiding N241m fraud

Death toll in Plateau attack rises to 39

Buhari’s transition committee to decide Oronsaye report, others

President-elect’s supporters want a cabinet of technocrats

North-East group insists on senate presidency

LP urges Buhari to stop overseas medical treatment

Lagos agencies recycle campaign posters

Eko Atlantic City ready for occupation 2016

Cleric warns Buhari to avoid false prophets

Weak naira, reserves threaten capital market recovery

Group rejects sitting of Rivers election tribunal in Abuja

APC govs meet Buhari on ministerial nominees Tuesday

Review Nigeria’s youth policy, groups tasks Buhari

Hammmer and hanging man tactics in online trading

‘I needed N300,000 for football trial in Sweden’

9.5 million residents benefit from Lagos de-flooding programme

JK takes a break from Twitter

Ogun community protests killing of pregnant woman

Dangote Cement production hits 30 million metric tonnes

Telcos lose N20bn annually to multiple taxation

FG, Lafarge sign pact to build 500 houses

Restructure NNPC, experts advise Buhari

Vitafoam proposes N246m dividend, profit rises by 67%

NNPC audit ignored N296bn condensate market – Experts

Mikel wins second EPL title with Chelsea

Lawyer blames ignorance for rights’ violations

We won because we selected ourselves –Okagbare

SA’s xenophobic attacks

In Burundi, it’s hard times for Internet users

IKEDC, IBEDC now tradable on NASD OTC

Mayweather pockets $100m

Royal Exchange offers free health insurance to underprivileged

If neglected, sore throat can lead to ear infection

Greenfocus, artisans to develop microinsurance

Ogun Chief Judge frees 38 prisoners

Soldiers arrest Boko Haram’s food, fuel supplier

Don’t hold Nigeria to ransom, FG warns oil marketers

Maiduguri records first rain

Death toll rises as soldiers step up Plateau attacks

PDP sets up post-election assessment committee

Jonathan mourns national mosque’s Chief Imam

Army hands over 275 rescued women, children to NEMA

Speakership: I’ll agree with APC’s zoning, says Borno aspirant

I won’t resign, PDP secretary tells George, others

Ogun carpets Isiaka over attack of light rail project

Obey court order on LG poll, PDP tells RSIEC

Ukraine soldier, civilian killed in clashes

Ukrain soldier, civilian killed in clashes

We won’t be Fayose’s rubber-stamp, say lawmakers-elect 

Chelsea crowned Premier League champions, beat Palace 1-0

Fire guts Gamboru market in Maiduguri

Be prepared to play credible opposition, Mark tells PDP

‎Igbinedion donates N8m in honour of FHC CJ, Auta

Hajj board hires 400 Islamic scholars to train pilgrims

A’Ibom LP expels five ex-exco members, suspends 11

Lebanon forces arrest IS-linked cleric

Ogun police arrest cultists, suspected robbers in Ota

Senate Leader blames governors for Jonathan’s loss

Osun Rep denies being desperate about speakership

812 people killed in Iraqi violence in April -UN

Douglas introduced intellectual activism to N’Delta struggle – Jonathan

Borno lauds military on rescue of abducted women

Nepali police find bodies of foreign trekkers, villagers

William and Kate back home with Britain’s new princess

Italy rescues over 3,400 Europe-bound migrants at sea

Six killed in Algeria road accident

13 killed in Baghdad car bombing

Foreigners in S’Africa form trade union

Mayweather still undefeated, conquers Pacquiao

Five injured in hand grenade blast in Tanzania

Saturday, May 02, 2015

N’Assembly leadership poll: New senators, Reps demand ‘juicy’ committee positions

Corruption thrives in Nigeria — Christopher Kolade

Police hunt for husband of kidnapper nanny

Soldiers on revenge kill 30 in Plateau villages

Akpabio urges African leaders to emulate Jonathan

President Jonathan’s aides plot to destabilise us — PDP

Military hand over 275 children, women to NEMA

Fuel: Black market thrives in Kwara, Oyo

Buhari sends Atiku to lobby Zuma for Adesina

Subsidy: Oil marketers insist on payment plan for N200bn balance

Sambo urges Nigerians to support Buhari

Alleged threat: Rivers REC advocates security for electoral officers

Man loses wife, three children, two others to fire

Release my wife, doctor begs kidnappers

Use-and-dump must end in PDP – Mu’azu

Don’t deregister parties, NCP warns INEC

Dad battled stroke for five years —Peter Bunor’s son

Duchess of Cambridge delivers baby girl

Terrorism: Nigeria missing in US $35m grant to Niger, others

Abuja Chief Imam dies at 68

APC lawmakers allege kidnap plot by Fayose

Lafia emir loses four palace guards to crash

Political parties need internal democracy — Onucheyo

GM sales top estimates in US

Whither Amechi Ejindu?

I am a sex symbol –DJ Sose

Wale Ahmed hits 50

Using the right engine oil

I became a basketball player by accident — Ogoke-Ejiogu

Readers’ responses to Aramide’s case

Between Pelebo and Yanate Banigo

Xenophobia: South Africans versus Africans

America’s racial ills need fixing

Single leg squat

ICPC and the war against graft

Preparing for an operation

Hoodlums attacked INEC staff in Ondo — Agbaje

Men woo my wife in my presence — Grace Edwin-Okon’s husband

I’m a creative dresser — Tayo Shonekan

Taiwo Ade Ojo ups style ante

North conspired against Jonathan’s re-election — Yakasai

I’m scared of domestic violence — Shirley Igwe

William, Kate present daughter to the world

AfDB: Buhari sends Atiku to Zuma for Adesina’s candidacy

Soldiers on revenge mission invade Plateau villages

Fayose plans using thugs to kidnap us – APC lawmakers

PDP does not respect democracy – Araraume

First rain renders 100 homeless in Kwara community

Chief Imam of Abuja National Mosque dies at 68

Death toll from Nepal quake hits 7,000

Tensions brew in Jordan over Muslim Brotherhood rift

Dozens killed in US-led air strikes in northern Syria

PDP lost elections to enemies within – George, others

S’ West PDP asks Mu’azu, others to resign

Jonathan’s aides planning to cause crisis in PDP – NWC

Use and dump must end in PDP – Mua’zu

Sambo seeks support for Buhari’s administration

NGO to support dead soldiers wives, children

Sultan urges support for eradication of polio

Burundi vows to stop protests

Scarcity: Petrol sells for N250 per litre in Oyo

Baltimore set for victory rally as officers charged

Rio Ferdinand’s wife dies of cancer

Prince Williams wife, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to a girl

Benin president’s party leads after partial vote results

Woman, three children, two others die in Jos inferno

US artiste, Lauryn Hill, misses Lagos show, apologises

Three killed, including two policemen, in Burundi attack

Baltimore celebrates charges in Freddie Gray’s death

1,000 Europeans missing after Nepal earthquake

May Day Boxing: Lagos team pummels Army 9-6

One killed, 2,000 evacuated as rainstorms batter central China

Algerians angry over plans to liberalise alcohol

Friday, May 01, 2015

Fight of the century: All eyes on Mayweather, Pacquiao showdown

Nigerian players lack quality to play for big clubs – Akwuegbu

Anambra athletes demand financial rewards for medals

ITTF Tour: NTTF laments poor performance

Messi best I’ve ever faced –Raul

Chelsea set to seal title

Mourinho lacks respect –Wenger

Pacquiao fever sweeps across Philippines

Keshi needs help – Nwosu

I want to score more goals – Emenike

My first…with Jesse Nazareth

Travel tips to Belize

Half naked man runs onto football pitch to take selfie with goalkeeper

Football fan sets exam for girlfriend about his club Arsenal

Indian on a quest to date 365 women this year

Woman hits Venezuelan President on the head with a mango, gets rewarded with new home

Man cleans, eats and sleeps in a public toilet in India

Passengers stranded as scarcity of fuel grounds international flights

Pay our six months’ salary, doctors tell Aregbesola

Okorocha gets certificate of return, promises robust govt

Workers’ Day: Operators task employers on pension scheme

Covenant University deploys card readers for examination

Firm acquires fabrication technology, boosts local content

Spectranet rebrands, offers new products

Workers shun May Day rally in Plateau, Benue

Faction: Abia withdraws NLC recognition

Factional rallies in Lagos, Edo, Oyo, Kano

Kwara workers celebrate amidst tight security, fuel scarcity

Labour opposes fuel subsidy removal, advises Buhari

Fashola urges united Labour

NLC, TUC protest non-payment of benefits in Nasarawa

Mark laments poor electricity supply in Nigeria

Resolve judiciary crisis, Rivers NLC urges Amaechi

We must question sources of rich Nigerians’ wealth –Osinbajo

Amosun’s rail project, misplaced priority –Isiaka

Property, car markets boom as politicians, others spend election largesse

APC chieftain ‘slaps’ Enugu gov candidate over ministerial slot

Senate Presidency: North East senators threaten Lawan’s chances

Don’t waste your money on tribunal –Akpabio

Election violence fears: Nigerians who travelled abroad return

Don blames election rigging on foreign powers’ support

Nigerian student emerges first at African contest

Niger NLC discovers irregularities in workers’ salaries

Troops rescue additional 234 women, children

Buhari to revisit past probe panel reports

Unbeatable under-the-sheets cruising

Zahra and Kiki: Nigeria’s newest divas

I’m moving beyond being a sex symbol –Moyo Lawal

stalker wants my manhood picture, vows to ruin me –Yul Edochie

Fans worry over RMD, Jesse Jagz looks

Marriage has not affected my career – Azeezat

Tuface, Davido, others for 2015 Star Trek

Nigerian Idol: Top 12 ready for showdown

Oritsefemi retrieves Instagram account from hackers

Smart phones, dumb life: Mobile technology takes over Nigerians’ relationships

We’re hopeful they’ll return someday –Chibok mothers

Lagos community where every street corner is a fuel depot …you can even order for petrol by phone

Help us get our lives back –Victims of Kano bridge collapse beg government

Mystery as 12-year-old boy walks home 15 hours after kidnap

Our artistes now invent lies

APC can’t hold power for 16 years – Suleiman

8 things to do on the day of your performance (III)

Policeman kills lover, colleague for cheating

Can you allow your father-in-law manage your multimillion-naira inheritance?

Arepo stray bullet victim six months pregnant

It’s your wedding; honour thy sisters and thy brothers

Next govt should decide fast on fuel subsidy – Olorunfemi

Politics will not affect my marriage –Moji Lawal

Want to boost your brain power? Try regular sex

Police nab notorious street robbers

Influential women to watch in Buhari’s govt

It’s wrong to accuse INEC of working for APC in Lagos – Orebiyi, Lagos REC

American dream died years ago –Andrea Kamara, young, black and American

Residents threaten EKEDC with legal actions over estimated bills

A minister and two scandals

I can write a book on how women tried to seduce me –Prince Ladega, ex VIO boss

S’African school girls in Nepal return home

Jihadists claim Baghdad car bombs to avenge Anbar

Macedonian opposition leader charged in wiretapping scandal

Re: My daughter disappointed me!

Chinese rescuers mark May Day with relief efforts

El-Rufai condemns Birnin-Gwari massacre, condoles families

Petrol scarcity: NARTO suspends strike

NEMA officials arrive in Yola to receive rescued victims

Buhari govt must fulfill promises – NLC, TUC

Nigerians must question sources of wealth -Osinbajo

Senate Presidency: North-East senators  threaten Lawan chances

NLC asks Borno to lift embargo on employment

Electricity union assures Nigerians of stable power supply

Incoming govt wants united, not divided labour – Fashola

Disease outbreak threatens Nepal’s earthquake survivors

Labour opposes fuel subsidy removal, Mark, Tambuwal shun rally

Enugu APC chiefs fight over ministerial slot 

Baltimore policeman charged with murder of Freddie Gray

Police seal stadium, bar factional NLC in Lagos

Istanbul police disperse May Day protesters

Utomi advocates new approach to labour relations

May Day: Plateau workers threaten strike

May Day: Borno workers ask govt to implement demands 

NDLEA arrests cocaine dealer, five others in Gombe

Mass grave of migrants found in southern Thailand

Jonathan’s mother hails JTF for donating borehole

[Video] How B’Haram members fled Sambisa forest during military bombardment

Istanbul under lockdown to stop May Day protests

Give priority to workers welfare, cleric urges Buhari

Policeman arrested for allegedly raping minor

Zimbabweans angry over Mugabe’s tribal comments

Irish priest jailed for hiring IRA to intimidate nephew

Sudan, Egypt inaugurate border crossing

Eight dead in Mexico as police clash with vigilantes

Soldier killed as Burundi hit by more violent protests

Jonathan, Shekarau shun UNILAG convocation

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Lagos spends N1tn on infrastructural development

Dangote Lagos refinery estimated at $11bn

Groups flay labour over non-payment of Osun workers

Managing people in a changing business environment

Loyalty, the proverbial goose chase

Life changes that affect your estate plan

FG summons Indonesian envoy over execution of four Nigerians

‘Zuma spoke with GEJ over xenophobic attacks’

Ubah, TAN boss, weeps over Jonathan’s defeat

Ex-ICPC chair canvasses multiple anti-graft agencies

Bauchi gov loses mum, Jonathan mourns

Jonathan questions Buhari’s victory

N25bn fraud: Lucky Igbinedion’s brother to pay N3m fine