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Tribune News Archive for November 2012Rss

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Egypt crisis: Courts begin anti-Mursi strike action

Britain faces coldest winter in 100 years

Airhiavbere’s case suffers hitch at Appeal Court

Salami’s reinstatement: Court fixes Jan 24 to rule on jurisdiction... Tension as S/Court rules on Oni’s appeal today

Ex-MD’s trial: Court rejects EFCC’s witness

Adeboye’s delegation, Apostolic Church, NYSC extol HID’s virtues at 97.As Ogun RCCG Province 11 donates generator to Dideolu Hospital

Outrage as 85-yr-old man allegedly rapes 12-yr-old girl

‘Tuberculosis may claim more lives in Nigeria’

My commitment to eradication of polio irreversible - Dangote

PDP gets new BOT chairman today

US loses $50m to 419 scam from Nigeria in 2011

FEC okays 13m smart cards for national identity scheme

Cancer kills 80,000 Nigerians annually - Expert

SURE-P, mere duplication of govt activities - NASS

Cases of fraud, forgery on the increase in banks - NDIC

2015: INEC begins continuous voter registration exercise soon –Jega

Senate orders NDLEA to reinstate sacked staffer

Tukur’s statement on insecurity, admission of PDP’s cluelessness - ACN

Presidency denies rift between Okonjo-Iweala, Alison-Maduekwe

2 banks terminally sick - NDIC

Gunmen kill 2 relations of Plateau LG chairman

18th National Sports Festival, Eko 2012:Bad day for Adamawa, Oyo football teams

18th National Sports Festival, Eko 2012: Imo coach condemns Unilag cricket pitch

18th National Sports Festival, Eko 2012: Team Rivers will retain title - Ojokolo

NFF sacks technical committee

National Sports Festival, not for rookies - Onyali

NURTW boss wants unauthorised motor parks closed

NGO urges men to support family planning more

39% Nigeria children engaged in child labour

JDPC moves to protect widows

Soothe that knee pain with shea butter, ginger

Appraising Nigeria’s need for a pharmaceutical intervention fund

Reminding Onolememen about his promises

Re:He denied responsibility for my pregnancy; now he wants my babies because they are twins!

Having sex while pregnant doesn’t speed up labour

CBN’s interest rate policy

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

From tomorrow, Nigeria's most informative newspaper, Nigerian Tribune wears a new look

EKO 2012: N20m for winners •Durogbade wins 1st gold for Oyo

Sailing sport will soon gain prominence in Nigeria —Ettah

CAF shortlists Falcons for award

Table-tennis bans gambling •Table-topping not the issue —Fashola

Yasser Arafat’s body exhumed for poison test

Mexican beauty queen killed in shootout

Minister charges intending pilgrims on good conduct

Yahoo Mail accounts vulnerable to hijacking •Expert warns

Saudi Arabian king ‘clinically dead’

Oyo assembly calls for establishment of refinery

Oyo speaker felicitates with HID Awolowo at 97

Bayelsa govt begins massive acquisition of land

Asset declaration: Jonathan, Sambo not defaulting, ministers too —CCB

No more hard labour for Nigerian prisoners —Senate

Why we want $600m World Bank loan —Fashola

Fuel scarcity looms as Capital Oil, AMCON’s talks fail

Constitution amendment: Eminent Nigerians call for referendum

Counterfeit anti-malaria medicine reduced to 20% —WHO

1 die as 2-storey building collapses in Owerri

FG, Embraer open talks on re-fleeting of domestic airlines

Labour ministry commends Tribune management for safety measures

Enough of senseless killings —Arewa

Govs plan to remove labour issue from exclusive list, NLC alleges

Auchi bank robberies: 3 soldiers, 7 others killed

Residents deplore defacing of FCT with posters

Ogun to embark on community renewal programme

Osun to supply South-West beef through Oloba Farm

‘Empowering women will reduce mortality among women’

Delta employs 400 persons through new transport scheme

NGO urges FG to establish resource centre for the deaf

Ido-Ekiti celebrates Day, N3m raised for palace project

Osun to build international market in Ife, Ilesa, Ikirun, others

Traders solicit improved amenities at Alaba Market

Comedians in power

State governments Vs commercial motorcyclists

The ‘Great Lam’ and figure 9

Edo Unity Club hails Gov Adams Oshiomhole

ncpc boss commends President Jonathan on Okeke - Assures Nigerians of safety of pilgrims in Israel

Runsewe bags Akorewolu - Applauds minister’s 48-hour visa policy

Youth lauds AFTM

What is wrong with Jojein Hotel, Akure

We’re repositioning museums for community development - Mallam Usman

How a 3-man robbery gang killed teacher in Ogun State

‘Police can curb terrorism in Nigeria’

Manage your excessive sweating


Monday, November 26, 2012

Nigerians must celebrate Ex-Super Eagles players —Akpabio

Eaglets begin training in Abuja •Flying Eagles for Toulon tourney

NFF board meets tomorrow on way forward

I'll win Chelsea fans over –Benitez •Boos will continue –Fans

Oil producing communities want change in derivation payment

UK-Based Afenmai Congress donate to flood victims in Edo

Flood: FG flags off distribution of food items to victims in Kwara

Public comentator hails termination of Lagos/Ibadan expressway

DBIR partners FRSC on fake license, number plates

PHCN customers invade Aboru undertaking over ‘crazy’ bills

‘Osun committed to road rehabilitation’

Delta gov orders traders to stop obstructing work at road site

Kogi to empower farmers through poverty alleviation scheme

Epidemic outbreak imminent in Bammeke community

Learning the 10 magnetic laws of greatness

‘There is always a market for good writing’

Pathways most travelled... destinations least desired (2)

Disturbing expansion of the poverty circle

RE: Feeding, 1.3bn not enough for Presidency

Nigeria’s economy diversification is now

The task ahead of the new Attah of Igala

Ogundare Foyanmu: A tribute

Canadian named Bank of England governor

Floods sweep UK, kill 4, damage hundreds of homes

Why loneliness can be deadly

KAYODE ESO (1925-2012)

Fear grips community over discovery of AK-47 rifle at Islamic school

Ikoyi-Obalende LCDA polls: Obanikoro’s supporters protest delay in appeal hearing

Cynthia Osokogu: Court releases suspected pharmacists

Ladoja, Olowu, Bakare meet, plan mega party

We’ve restored Osun’s hope in the last 2 years —Aregbesola

N1.4bn subsidy scam: EFCC insists on prosecuting suspects

Statistics on economic performance deceptive —Mark

FirstBank migrates shareholders to new Holdco

FG committed to boosting non-oil sector revenue —Jonathan

N15bn fraud: Judge admits documents against Bafarawa

Reps dare agric minister, task MDAs on 2013 budget

Subsidy scam: EFCC re-arraigns Ahmadu Ali’s son, others

Asaba groans under power outage •Small-scale operators decry poor power supply

Jaji bomb blast cruel, wicked—Northern govs •DG NOA also commiserates with victims

Borrowing for LGs: States under investigation

Police budget N2.798bn for 2013

Jaji bombing: Death toll rises to 15 •I saw bomber praying in his car —Witness •Army chief orders board of inquiry •Atiku calls for united action

States abandon N38bn education fund at UBEC

Robbers blow up police station, invade 3 banks in Auchi

Ikeogu Oke bags 1st Anambra poetry award

Sunday, November 25, 2012

National Sports Festival:Yuguda rewards Bauchi athletes with N5.7m employment •Kogi gov warns athletes against doping

Eko 2012:Team Rivers targets 160 gold •Oyo athlete promises Ajimobi 4 gold medals

National Sports Festival:Yuguda rewards Bauchi athletes with N5.7m employment

National Sports Festival: Eko is ready - Minister

Nsofor delighted with club’s win

800 homes flooded as storms hit England, Wales

Shun worldly logic of power, Pope tells new cardinals

Prepare separate accounts, go to jail, FRC tells CEOs

Justice Oyewole transferred to Osun judiciary

Uduaghan raises the alarm over kidnapping, bunkering

Flood: Dangote committee visits Rivers, commends Amaechi

Airlines in desperate competition over national carrier status

Airport committee hands over bags with $2,073,160, SAR 20,300 to Customs

Appeal tribunal: Adjudged LCDA winner expresses optimism over ruling

Man rapes 5-yr-old girl in Osun

Lam lived, died working for the people —Mimiko

Ojukwu’s life worth emulating —Cleric •As family marks one year remembrance

Nigeria needs men like OBJ —Waku

‘58% of Nigerian HIV patients are female’

General election in Sierra Leone commendable —Ekweremadu

CBN set to license more banks before 2013

EFCC investigates traditional ruler, sharia court judge in Bauchi

Workers to shut down varsities for one week December

There’s no rift between Jonathan, Obasanjo —Oyinlola

400 Lagos residents undergo free diagnosis

.Iree residents appeal to PHCN on power supply

NEMA advises flood victims against returning home

‘Coastal areas may still experience downpour before Dec 15’

Aboke family wants inclusion in Olubadan lineage

FCT residents task borehole operators on washing of tanks

Osun boosts jobs creation with honey, fish farms

Kwara begins vaccination of dogs to curtail rabies

Fear grips Ota residents over court judgment

A fate worse than break up

Ajimobi, repair Benbo-Elere road in Apata Ganga

Lam Adesina: Tribute to a great leader

Kudos to FG on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Dancing helps to overcome low spirits, stress


Nigeria loses N105bn to pipeline vandalism —Presidency

Eschew acrimony, vendetta, Bishop tells politicians •At HID’s 97th birthday •HID, real conscience of Yoruba nation —Oni

Explosion rocks church inside military barracks in Kaduna

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Beach soccer: Nigeria takes on Lebanon

Aluko has Nations Cup chance - Keshi

Olayiwola wins 44th Asoju Oba tennis

Eko 2012: Unity Torch arrives Lagos through the sea

Music Meets Runway holds December 24

Stay Slim With Chocolate

Old new acts battle for Top 10 Mics honour

Uche Jumbo puts final touches ‘To my life, my damage’

D'Banj dominates winners' list at 9th Annual Channel O Music Video Awards

Nigeria’s leaders and electorate should learn from US election

More facts emerge about Toyin Hamzat’s death

Oyo PDP chairman buries grandmum

Akinyele, Timothy families roll drum to the altar

Professor Rahamon Bello is new UNILAG VC

We’re not twins; we don’t sleep with same girls

NATIONAL RURAL TELEPHONY PROJECT, IBADAN - Built in 2005, never inaugurated, never used

In Badagry, ocean goddess participated in festival

Akinola Lasekan’s unrivalled versatility

Three maidens of Ebedi

Individual, organisation set to support Mokola Carnival

Lagos outfit partners EWAN on monthly gig in Ibadan

Igbokwe: Family holds low-key thanksgiving

Now Muzik parts with Faze

US vs China: Which way for Africa?

HID Awolowo: Inestimable Jewel at 97

Bi-Courtney concession cancelled in national interest - Onolememen

Jonathan, OBJ and the Odi debacle

I’m not ashamed to own a plane- Oritsejafor - Says I had no idea how the jet came about

It’s wrong to assume govt refineries can’t work - NLC president

2014 polls: Count me out of plots against Ekiti, Osun - Mimiko

Fuel scarcity disappears in Abuja, environs after Jonathan’s media chat

1999 Constitution: Women group calls for amendment to gender-biased provisions

Adamawa LG election conducted peacefully

Flooding: Dangote committee sets N50bn target

Amosun’s wife tasks students on reading culture

Corruption: There ‘ll be no sacred cow - Jonathan

Communal clash: Police arrest gang leader, 12 others in Nasarawa

Collapsed man: Edo dep gov threatens Airhiavbere

Jonathan hails Koroma's re-election

Daniel eulogises HID Awolowo at 97

Ekiti PDP accuses ACN of attacking members

CBN issues two new merchant bank licences

3 commissioners suspended for improper dressing in Ebonyi

Serving minister linked with N2.7bn subsidy scam •Power cabal warns EFCC, ICPC off case

SECOND TERM: Northern leaders give Jonathan conditions •Replace Namadi Sambo •Create Arewa development fund •Remove onshore/offshore dichotomy

Friday, November 23, 2012

What people don't know about HID Awolowo - Olori Morisola Sijuwade

Undaunted by disability, this beggar takes care of four brothers Undaunted by disability, this beggar takes care of four brothers •At 40, he looks like 10-yr-old

Alarm at airports over bird strikes •50 disused planes in Lagos, 19 in Benin, several others in Kano, Abuja

He lost his sight running away from God

After winning GUS, relations now want my millions - Paschal Eronmose, GUS 9 winner

Man U aims to return to top spot

I have discovered Chelsea's problems –Benitez

Guinness partners Eagles

Jonathan wants Nations Cup title

Odi ghosts and our national conscience

Jesus, jets and our pastors

I killed fear to have 9 distinctions in the 2012 WAEC result -Adedoye

My daughter’s epilepsy

Confused about bedwetting

I have boils around my anus

Pimples all over my face

Francis Ogboro bounces back

Tunde Osinowo is happy

Friends, family mourn Toyin Amzat

‘A couple has more time for intimacy when advanced in age’

Okazi Soup: Rich combination of vegetables

I almost got burnt to death ––Adeuyi, winner, UN’s 2012 International Energy Essay competition

Am I married? I don’t want to talk about it! -Bhaira McWizu

Nowadays, comedians charge N1.5m per show —Yinka Akinlawon

My wife thought I was mad when I left banking for music —Taiwo Omotunde

We got married same day -Adegbodu twins

I am four years older than him

Save me from my wife, mother

How do I disclose my dream to my parents?

She behaves like a‘village girl’

Mercedes-Benz CLS550 recalled for hood latch bolts

Toyota Camry tops mid-size sales

Honda Civic gets new 1.6-litre i-DTEC diesel engine

Crossing from one party to another helped me a lot -Agunloye

I bought six cows from the N2,000 Saraki sent me from prison to bury my mother -Associate

Bayelsa gov mourns Saraki, Jonathan’s brother

Actors, pretenders dominate Nigerian politics - Mark

Journalists barred from JCA’s inauguration

FG sends delegation to Onaiyekan’s consecration, Suntai

Forget presidency, Jonathan’s aide tells ex-military rulers

Mrs Braithwaite buried amid encomiums

All set for LG poll today in Benue

Oyo to involve artisans in N.5bn schools rehabilitation contracts

Court rejects fridge repairer’s plea to keep Ibori’s bribe money

Court jails courier over $286,400 cash

Why we cleared Molete under-bridge - Oyo govt

Court adjourns on missing N12.4bn oil windfall

2012, deadliest year for journalists - UN

Terror suspect nabbed with N3m •As army uncovers bomb factory

Water-tight security in Kano •7 churches, 8 shops razed - Police

Diamonds, pearls.. That's Tewa's ELOY Awards

'Spas services pamper the body'

ATM withdrawal fees, sweetest news ever heard!––Bank customers

It’s not shaving that causes keloids -Doctor

JTF places N290m price on Boko Haram leaders’ heads

Man attempts to behead judge in court •To appear in court on Monday •Another charged with attempt on gov’s life

Gaza, Israel resume normal life after truce

Crimes against humanity: ICC issues Gbagbo’s wife arrest warrant

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Governors, military chiefs, senators storm Kaduna for Air force golf

Pepsi charges young footballers on career path

Team Osun lifts Osun U-20 Talent Hunt •As Westerhof picks 19 players for playing tour

NFF never agreed on suspension of league kick-off - Board member

N48b Amcon debt: Court grants Ubah access to bank account

FG begins verification of foreign certificates

NUJ condemns assault on Tribune, Punch reporters

We were not molested by protesting workers - Plateau lawmakers

Nigerian woman sentenced to 80 years imprisonment in US

N1.3bn subsidy scam: Oil marketers challenge court’s jurisdiction

‘Osun inherited N6.28bn road projects’

N250bn Otedola suit: You can’t try me, Farouk Lawan tells court

The rich are frustrating us - EFCC •Says over 200 convictions recorded in 2012

Marriott Hotel berths in Lagos

SWF: Settlement suffers setback •As FG requests for more time •States insist on adjudication

Gunmen attack Aborisade at Poly Ibadan

‘Education, solution to insecurity in the North’

Ribadu report: Olowu urges FG to remove Oronsaye, Oti from NNPC board

Fayose’s passport: Court rejects EFCC’s prayers

CBN recovers N6bn excess bank charges in one year

Female acting PCA, Bulkachuwa, takes over

The case against Babalakin, by EFCC

Flood: Kogi govt sets up technical committee

Killing of okada rider causes tension in Ipetumodu

Youths protest imposition of LG boss in Otu

Oke-Ora tasks Ekiti govt on rural roads

‘Revive Technical schools to engage youths in rural areas’

Bank counsels new employees on community development

PHCN halts sale of pre-paid meters in Lokoja

Politicians neglect us after getting our votes–––Traditional ruler

Council seeks strategies for grassroots agric transfomation

Delta gov wants statistics of flood affected farmers

The secret of my success is hard work -Osupa

I don't watch football -Ace

P Square celebrates birthday at home with close friends and family

Captain Hosa and the UNIBEN honour

Great Ife and lessons for Nigeria

Gov. Amosun’s giant strides to rebuild Ogun State

Obama’s second term victory

Celebrating Islamic wedding: What about singing and dancing?

Scholar advises Muslims living with diabetes

Qur’an: Jigawa offers scholarship to 50 students

Preparing for Ashurah Day on Muharram 10

How to ease heartburn without drugs


Rich country, poor citizens

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Romania evacuates 38 women, children from Gaza •As diplomatic push for truce continues

Australian police seize $246m worth of drugs

Ogun LG boss thugs beat up Tribune, Punch journalists

Court stops Oyo govt from acquiring Scout Camp •As govt demolishes the area

Atuche denies selling Caverton helicopter 820 million shares

Kogi: Court hears appeal against Wada today

CCB to investigate Orubebe over asset declaration

Registration of SIM cards: NCC seizes 6 data capturing machines

Condolences on President Jonathan’s brother’s death ...

Kogi Assembly crisis: Speaker, Chief Whip resign

DHQ demands apology from Reuters •Commends Nigerian Tribune for professionalism, patriotism

JTF kills Boko Haram commander in Borno •7 killed, 15 houses set ablaze in Nasarawa •‘COCIN lost 12 pastors to Boko Haram insurgency’ •No established case of extra judicial killings in Maiduguri —JTF

Cricket federation donates kits to schools in Zamfara

GTBank sponsors Ogun Principals Cup

Glo-soccer Academy, greatest football CSR ever -Victor Ikpeba

Ahead National Sports Festival: Ondo athletes abscond

NEMA warns Kogi residents against bush burning

Akogun takes HIV/AIDS campaign to Akoko-Edo

Shun immoral act, Olorunda LG boss tells students

Let traditional rulers become LG chairmen––Varsity don

‘We spent N31m on fuel, electricity monthly’

Cleric advises ex-Kwara gov’s family not to join politics

Flood reunites two communities in Delta

40 orphans, vulnerable children get Ekiti govt support, training

Thrift collector dragged to court over N2.6m fraud

Dugbe traders lament demolition of shops

Boost your sperm count with brewed tea

Obama: Pride of Africans

We don’t need a people’s constitution

Timbuckta people under colonial masters

Task before Nigerian leaders

NASS and state creation

Stop taking blood tonic, expert tells sickle cell patients

UCH tackles okada accidents menace

He denied responsibility for my pregnancy; now he wants my babies because they are twins!

Memory loss, a normal part of ageing?


Most wanted kidnapper in Delta is a PhD holder —CP

2013 Budget: Reps threaten to arrest NAPIMS boss

I did not resign as Sardaunan Kano —Shekarau

Lagos/Ibadan Expressway: We’ll meet in court, FG tells Babalakin •Labour, Oyo PDP praise FG on revocation of Bi-Courtney’s Lagos/Ibadan road contract

Airhiavbere presents more witnesses

Anti-terrorism: IGP ignorant of existing law —Senate

2015: Fresh litigation against Jonathan commences

EFCC charges Babalakin to court over N1.3bn Delta money •Slams 20-count criminal charge on him, others •We’re not aware —Babalakin’s aide

Collapsed building kills medical doctor, sister, aged mother in Lagos

Ex Nigerian ambassador to UK, J.T. Kolo, 74, dies

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Ghanaian convicted of biggest-ever bank fraud •After losing Swiss bank’s £1.4bn

Clinton heads to Israel to diffuse Gaza crisis

UniAbuja shut indefinitely over students’ protest - Second semester exams stopped - As hooligans hijack protest

Oyinlola, 3,896 others called to Nigerian Bar

Boko Haram: Why Jonathan rejected Obasanjo’s option

Jonathan receives 5 envoys, calls for stronger economic ties

Plateau: Workers sack lawmakers, LG bosses from offices

Ajimobi swears in Otegbeye, Alaafin’s daughter as commissioners

Tukur, Amaechi, Uduaghan eulogise Saraki

Money laundering: Absence of witness stalls Lagos speaker’s trial

Reps, minister bicker over budget defence

Civil servants panic, lobby lawmakers over proposed merger of agencies

Salami: Political solution threatened as stakeholders kick against resumption •NJC to void Jumbo-Ofo’s appointment

Supreme Court decides on Sovereign Wealth Fund today

Christian leaders exchange words over ownership of private jet

Mixed reactions greet termination of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway concession

Violence looms in Osun over demolition exercise - It is not politically motivated - Akere

‘Nigeria needs $10bn to fix infrastructural deficits’

Plateau: Gunmen shoot 12 Fulani herdsmen, kill 12 cows

Yusuf wins FirstBank Golf championship

Skye Bank wins Bankers' games footbal event

Security sub-committee screens stewards

Edo athletes boycott training, want increase in allowance

Oyo dep gov charges athletes

Sportcity knock-up hall gets facelift

Team Lagos to parade 800-man contingent

50 schools for Pepsi Academy football competition

NBC unveils branded product for EKO 2012

Traditional ruler debunks rumour of kidnap in Delta

We want our own LG, community leaders tell Mimiko

Owo wealthy indigenes tasked on economic development

Legal Aid Council sensitises Oyo people on free legal service

NEMA sensitises flood victims on meningitis, other diseases

Ogun govt to resolve farmers, Fulani herdsmen’s dispute

Apapa constituency clamour for special status for Lagos

Constitution: Traditional ruler calls for establishment TRC

Proposed Moses Orimolade University

Fashola’s Chinese children

A focus on Germany’s educational system

Remembering Lam, Saraki, Eso

Towards finding a lasting solution to Nigeria’s problems

Why we must preserve our cultural heritage

NCPC task intending pilgrims on good conduct

Nigeria’s tourism gets global attention at WTM, London

Ori Oke Ikoyi, Osun State: Where prayers are answered automatically

Abia baby kidnap: Police promise full investigation

Police arrest armed robber in army uniform, 3 others

Cycling, football best ways to beat diabetes


Nigerian economy not growing - Sanusi

North has final say on state creation - ACF

Monday, November 19, 2012

Slain Banker: MTN fraud analyst testifies for prosecution

Judges blamed for prison congestion

Man accused of defiling daughter remanded in prison

Nigerians should emulate Saraki - Babangida

Army denies video clip on killing of civilians

Delta flood victims get more succour

Osun gov urges parents to teach children good morals

Ogun govt to provide egg-based meal for school pupils

Premature babies are not deficient ––Lagos doctors

13 drug traffickers arrested in Ondo

‘Give constitutional roles to traditional rulers’

Restore our streetlights, residents appeal to FCTA

We recommend one candidate, not two for Attah’s stool -–Etemahi

Flood: ‘Emergency response should be strengthened in LGs’

Traditional ruler wants FG to improve police’s welfare

Book Clubs: Developing Nigerians’ love for literature

Felasophy: Dramatic presentation of Abami Eda’s ideology

What next after PIB, National New Frontier Agency second reading?

Alleged N15bn fraud: Judge warns EFCC for delaying trial

‘We are set to partner Oshiomhole-led govt’

Partner FG to lift education, minister tasks Nigerians

Don hails Aregbesola over Awolowo Centre for Philosophy

Jonathan leaves for Pakistan today •To attend D-8 meeting

Atuche: EFCC’s witness denies claim of funding church

Police arrest 7-month-old baby, parents over N20,000 debt

PDP uncovers plot to discredit Jonathan, govs

Abeokuta stands still as Alake confers title on Tinubu, wife

There won’t be food crisis in Nigeria, FG assures

Managing flood devastation in Nigeria

Sokoto state governor and PHCN staff: A case of human right violation?

Bash Ali: How it all began

Mama Sheila Solarin: An epitome of humility, hardwork

Agodi prayer ground deserves facilities

NATO ready to protect Turkey from Syrian missiles

Egypt PM says Gaza truce deal may be close

Don’t drink while planning pregnancy


Amnesty trainees design voltage regulator

‘Why Nigeria is sending troops to Mali’

Aregbesola swears in acting CJ, tasks judiciary

How MDAs shortchanged Nigeria N4trn - AGF

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Eko 2012 forces shift of Maigari U-20 soccer competition

Minister must wade into League crisis - Akinbobola

N15m Nations Cup lure for each Super Eagles player

African U-17 Championship qualifier: Nigeria protests as Eaglets overcome Mali 2-0

Fuel subsidy scam: Police confirm arrest of 6 marketers

Education, essential vehicle for advancement - Atiku •Ex-VP endows N20m at FGC Okigwe alumni fund launch

Ekiti varsity certificates to carry photograph, security features - Fayemi

Warder, 3 others nabbed for robbery

Constitutional amendment, false hope for Nigeria - PRONACO

Cleric advises FG to intensify prayers

Thailand, India dumping 15-yr-old rice in Nigeria - Govt

Reactions to Justice Eso’s exit ...

Police make U turn over escape of Boko Haram kingpin •IGP says suspect sick, hospitalised •As Jonathan confronts IGP

Why oil majors want PIB dead - Investigation

Scarcity may persist as marketers accuse NNPC of sabotage •It is untrue - NNPC

No violence at Lugard House - Kogi govt

Don’t allow FG to take $7.9bn foreign loan, Falana tells NASS

Deregulation: FG may consider more sectors

111-yr-old killed as man sets 10 houses on fire

We’ll continue where Saraki stopped - Son

Bribery: Between INEC and political parties - NEWS ANALYSIS

Cleric charges Osun indigenes on community development

NAFDAC takes fight against fake drugs to grassroots

Council partners traditional birth attendants for HIV prevention

Delta govt refutes claim of forcing flood victims out of camp

Ikenne LG boss assures traditional rulers of more infrastructure

Kwara govt gives ultimatum to contractors over rural roads

Illicit drug sends labourer to 3 months imprisonment

Constitution amendment: Toogun, Okunola disagree over constitutional roles for traditional rulers

Community leader alleges threat to life in Ogun

Ondo trains farmers on application of micro nutrient fertiliser

When governor turned a school teacher

Re: That comedy in Ondo State

Kudos to Gov. Amosun on Ogun water problem

Prostitution: A despicable act

Israel, Gaza fighting rages on as Egypt seeks truce

French protests against gay marriage

How healthy are fruit juices?


Gunmen kill policeman attached to Bauchi govt house •As religious crisis claims lives in Taraba

Boko Haram: Nigeria plans electronic border monitoring

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Aregbesola pledges support for Osun U-20 Talent Hunt

Eko 2012 NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL: 'Ondo will be among top 3'

Name Kwara Stadium after Saraki —Ejidike

NFF gets Zambia, B/Faso tapes

Wear your high heel comfortably —Bamidele Omeiza, Creative Director of Bambata Footwears & Accessories

M-IyJay launches ‘Heroes’ in style –M-IyJay

Olamide’s YBNL album sold out

TOP10MICS: 2face, D’banj Femi Kuti, SSP speak

Abba Folawiyo plans big for mum’s burial

When Seyi Makinde was honoured for his giant strides

About Jide Omokore’s embarrassment

Bukola and Gbemi Saraki sheathe swords

35 years as ‘King of Music’ —Adenaike urges KSA to start raising successors

I'm sad seeing people wallowing in poverty –Owa-Ooye of Imesi-Ile

Story of Ogbomoso people in Jos

Breaking stumbling blocks to Nigeria’s greatness

Will you take another partner if your spouse becomes bedridden?

MI for UN tours

Collective Society: Omotunde Taiwo calls for caution

Arabambi latest: K1 did not impregnate my daughter - Pasuma •Replacement sought for vacant slot •Currency avoids Pasuma @ Oganla party

Constitution review: The Oke Ogun perspective

Nigeria and the trajectory of history

Lam Adesina the peacemaker

Osun CJ’s appointment and the unending judicial controversy

N/Delta govs undermining Amnesty Programme —Kuku

I don’t believe in fuel subsidy removal —Gbajabiamila

Crisis mars FirstBank pensioners’ conference

Closure of Capital Oil may aggravate fuel scarcity —Ubah •Alleges plan to take over his business

Foursquare establishes new varsity, holds maiden matriculation

FG donates N300m to flood victims in Katsina

Tambuwal laments over security challenge facing country

Edo youths protest marginalisation

We must care for our senior citizens —Minister of Health, Anenih • As Anenih endows centre for the aged

Don’t make constitution review mere political jamboree, NUJ warns

Ombatse youths engage soldiers in Nasarawa

SURE-P to employ 5,000 Ekiti youths

NGF condoles Bukola Saraki over father’s death

Judiciary has lost an icon -Sen. Ndoma-Egba

Ajimobi mourns Kayode Eso, says he was a celebrated jurist

Atmosphere relaxed at Eso’s Ibadan residence •As more Nigerians pay tribute

Train kills 50 school children in Egypt

Oyedokun condoles with Lam, Eso, Saraki’s families

Justice Kayode Eso: A tribute

Don drowns stepdaughter over sex

Police discover ‘evil forest’ of terrorists •Tension grips police chiefs

PDP can’t stop our merger talks -ACN

Gunmen ambush STF patrol in Plateau

Friday, November 16, 2012

Ibra’s wonder strike divides opinions

I fear no boo boys –Adebayor

Clubs plead for fairplay

Mother of all derbies: Arsenal vs Tottenham

Use of library, internet enhanced my performance —Best speaker, South-South FG schools’ debate competition

Femi Falana gives out daughter

Family, friends remember Lawrence Omole

A new cap for Tai-Olu Soccer

Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi: Behind this successful woman is …

Okazi Soup: Rich combination of vegetables

JMartins named ‘African Music Ambassador’

Ice Prince, S/African musician, Bonang, to host Channel O Music Video Awards

Actresses throw themselves at producers - Wumi Obanla

With marriage, I can’t catch fun again - Sola Kosoko–Abinna

Can I date him?

I don’t want to lose my virginity now

I would never forgive myself

Hyundai Centennial named 2012 Car of the Year

Chrysler recalls over 900,000 Jeeps for airbag issue

Honda makes intelligent dual clutch drive

Almost all governors sit on LG allocations —Oyo NLC boss

Prof Osotimehin on Glo/CNN African Voices

UCH inaugurates Tony Anenih Centre today

PDP ’ll soon reposition –Folarin

Policeman’s wife cooks for armed robbers —AIG

National Assembly has no right to review Constitution —ARP, others

NDLEA destroys N13.6n worth of hard drugs

Saraki, a quintessential elder statesman -Isiaka Adeleke

Interior Minister, Senate Leader mourn Saraki

Lam’s death, a big loss to Nigeria —Gani Adams

1004 Estate resident move to forestall closure

Gumen ambush STF patrol in Plateau

Lam, crusader of democracy —YUF

UNIPORT 4: Families, Ijaw demand justice as Lioyd is buried

PDP can’t stop our merge talks -ACN

Nigerians mourn Eso

Knocks, commendations as Ogun demolishes illegal strcutures

Conversation with Abuja lesbians

Watch out! That online payment or money transfer could be fraud

Nigerians will fight any hike in fuel prices —NLC

Justice Eso dies holidaying in London •His worries about Nigeria

Oral sex linked to throat cancer

Thursday, November 15, 2012

NPL postpones congress

Glo Soccer Academy screening ends •As 5 lads qualify from Benin Republic

EKO 2012: LOC allays fears on facilities •Targets 1000 volunteers

Nigeria's nemesis, Abega, dies at 58

Group honours police officer with award

‘Apata Ganga gets new Baale soon’

Navy seeks cooperation of host communities

Oyo gov’s wife distributes food items to women

Woman docked for biting off another woman’s nipple

Lagos govt boosts fish farming through cooperatives

Water producers sensitise on clean environment

Kwara gov eulogises Emir on anniversary

‘Igbajo ready to give free land to investors’

Black hits is now a household name - Luckie Smart

It’s a wrong notion that Yoruba actors can't speak good English - Damola Olatunji

The Ribadu report and opposition politicians

Oshiomhole: Looking beyond second term with an uneasy mandate

Gov. Ahmed, come to our aid in Isapa, Kwara State

Flooding: Kudos to individual donors in Kogi State

Oyo govt should prioritise agenda for Ogbomoso

Xi Jinping confirmed as China’s new leader

Secession petitioners seek to re-enact American civil war

Scholar tasks leaders on good governance

Saudi realises N2.5trn from this year’s Hajj

Significance of Hijrah


Islamic new yr: Aliyu declares half day for Niger workers

More reactions to Olusola Saraki’s exit...

Saraki died exactly 6 years after Lawal

NNPC suspends repair of Arepo pipeline

Oba of Benin visits Oshiomhole

Akingbola: Fate of trial still unknown

NASS never ruled out state creation —Ekweremadu

Jonathan meets S/East govs over 2nd Niger bridge

Olu of Warri, OAU VC, others storm Foursquare convention

Oil subsidy scam: Otedola has no case, Lawan tells court

Reps okay PIB, oil exploration agency for north

Grandfather bags first class in law as UI graduates 1,582

Indicted fuel marketers angry over official cover-up

Free-for-all at Kogi Assembly resolution meeting

Reps halt N3.7bn ecological projects

Terrorists kill pregnant woman, 7 others in Kaduna, Maiduguri

S/West asks for 5 additional states •Mark backs Lagos’ request for special status

US seeks information on Excess Crude Account •Jonathan sets up White Paper committees on Ribadu report, others

My daughters are breaking my heart

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Ikhana not Falcons' problem - Onigbinde

Commendation galore for Globacom as 83 golfers ignite Sagamu

Gun scare for Messi

NFF stops NPL’s congress

Osun assembly defers decision on CJ •Urges gov to appoint acting CJ

Court remands 3 fraudsters in Kirikiri prisons •For allegedly duping retired naval officer of N3.8m

Gunmen abduct teacher, demand N10m ransom

57 bag first class in UNIBEN

Saraki: As the strongman of Kwara politics departs

Taraba Assembly empowers dep gov to act

Falana’s wife sues FG over failure to swear in Justice Jumbo-Ofor

PIB divides Reps, as House begins debate

Reactions on Olusola Saraki’s exit...

Benue assembly elects new speaker

Court remands man in Kirikiri for 2 months over $8,900 love scam

FRIN union embarks on indefinite strike

UCH washes hands off Lam’s discharge, transfer, death

UN commends Obi as he completes assignment

FG, states, LGs share N575bn allocations in October

Why we declared public holiday for Hijrah celebration - Osun govt

Fuel scarcity will persist till March 2013 - Reps’ report

Saraki’s death: Exit of a titan - Northern govs

Motorists call for clearing of bush on roads in Ekiti

‘We’re not comfortable with 3.1% prevalence HIV/AIDS in Ogun’

Igbo community sues for dialogue with FG

Fumigate flood ravaged communities, Delta govt told

LG begins fumigation of flooded communities as victims return

Association tasks governments on protection of the girl-child

Warri residents worry over plan to ban sachet water, wearing rubber silppers

Velvet beans, mango seed potential cure for snake venom

Bye to confederation

I believe in America

Why Boko Haram persists in Nigeria

Need for naira fortification

Trigger happy policemen and Okada operators

Expert proffers solution to looming epidemic

OAUTH scores first in minimal access surgery

Headache cures, there’s always an alternative to painkillers


Lawmaker assures constituents on agitation

‘Immunisation makes children rely less on drugs, doctors’

Kwara NYSC coordinator appeals to youth on self reliance

Have only one PIN number? It’s your fault if your cash is stolen

Why your bra could be a pain in the neck

Breaking news... Olusola Saraki is dead

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

FG grants tax credit to companies producing own power

Lam Adesina: More Nigerians react

Zamfara picks 131 athletes, officials

Rivers fields 1,000 athletes

National Stadium designated as car park

18th National Sports Festival – EKO 2012: 24-hr medical service begins

Saki clamour for state creation, LG autonomy

PDP chieftain donates N50m, rice to Kogi govt

NOA DG tasks religious leaders on peace, development

Oyo govt tasks corps members on community development

Asaba residents decry lack of drainage, waste management on roads

Lawmaker empowers residents of Igboho, Igbeti, others

Traditionalist tasks religious groups on tolerance

Gowon Estate residents send SOS to FG over ejection notice

Kogi CSDA plans to train LG officials on CDD

Rural farmers in Ekiti want channelisation of river to prevent flooding

Adieu, Egbon Lam!

Thoughts on a spiritual fraud

Between Yuguda and Local Government chairmen

Governor Amosun, rehabilitate Sagamu/Papa road

Re: Governor Suntai and aides

Aregbesola opens Omo-Oba Peter Fariogun Fajemisin Memorial Hall

NTDC registers boat association

Elekole Honours MD, Lagos Airport Hotel

A new XELA Hotel in Ife ?

At WTM London, Nigeria joins ICTP

The wonderful 9-hole Golf Course in Erinmope Ekiti - Where monarchs tee-off

Robbers, cultists hold Lagos community by the jugular

How ACN peace parley turned sour in Ibadan

Obama’s re-election: Texas gov disagrees with secession plan

Saudi preacher beats 5-year-old daughter to death •With whips and hot metal

Why you should complete your child’s immunisation schedule


Retired Oyo teachers reject govt’s 50% pay proposal

Oyo LP slams Ladoja over claim on Mimiko

Nobody left Oyo PDP with Dele Adigun -Olopoenia

Swearing-in: NJC to meet over Justice Jombo-Ofo

Oke-Ogun people call for creation of own state

FCT SURE-P to employ 10,000 women, youths -Akinjide

CJ appointment: Screening of Justice Oyebola Ojo stalled as Osun Assembly shunned sitting

Reps support senate to outlaw same-sex marriage

Buhari, Bafarawa meet behind closed door in Kaduna

Lam: Family holds third day prayer •As govt sets up funeral committee

Get Lagos-Ibadan road ready for Xmas, FG orders Bi-Courtney

Lagos govt gives 1004 residents 48-hr ultimatum

EFCC arrests FAAN official for serving as courier for money laundering

Diabetes lower in high tea drinking population -Report

200-yr-old Iroko tree kills 2, injures 8

Osun CJ appointment House members shun sitting

Subsidy fraud: Tukur’s son, 3 others, EFCC may settle out of court •Oil marketer arraigned over N963.7m

Obama, Congress face budget showdown

United Syrian opposition seeks recognition in Cairo

Monday, November 12, 2012

PHCN assures Ijegun residents of constant power supply

NGO awards N9.6m scholarship to 320 indigent students

NURTW donates N2.5m to renovate Ila Central Mosque

Woman arriagned for cutting boy with razor blade

Agbowo community appeals for completion of bridge

Women group urge mothers to embrace family planning

Olowu stool: Don’t desecrate our age-long culture, tradition––Group warns

Association donates N30m science equipment to Omu-Aran schools

The Rebirth: Sharing a vision for Nigeria’s development

Taking a look at societal ills through Antonyms of Mirage

Using Homer’s works to chart a way for Africa

Misplaced treasure (2)

When David Mark turned pro-marriage advocate

Celebrating the Vale College at 18!

Drugs: Safeguarding the nation’s health

Let’s use cement for road construction

Okada: Why govts should thread carefully

Dangote’s Ph.D executive drivers

Oranges protect, maintain healthy bone


Dangote cement wins 2012 Pearl awards

Boko Haram: Law School shifts graduation venue

Lagos govt seals off 1004 flats

‘Public servants, greatest challenge to cash-less policy’

Dickson inaugurates 28-member constitution review committee

Killing of Igbo traders, proof of PDP's ineptitude —PPA National Secretary

Kingship tussle: Gunmen invade town, shoot residents

Ondo gov election: Accept defeat in good faith, Afenifere tells losers

‘Epidemics loom in flood affected communities’

Ask state govs how they spend VAT -FIRS

Insecurity: FG’ll soon review defence attache system

Road map to revolutionise housing sector coming soon -Jonathan

Flood: FG okays N9.7bn food production plan

Group urges A/Ibom people to pick successor like Akpabio

Fuel subsidy scam: Ahmadu Ali’s son to be re-arraigned Nov 26

Lam, a committed democrat -Uduaghan

Lam’s death has left a vacuum -Widow •He was a dependable politician -Jakande

I’ll sustain Lam’s legacy -Ajimobi •He was a dependable politician -Jakande

Edo stands still for Oshiomhole’s inauguration •ACN, PDP govs, Tinubu, NLC leaders, Dangote, others grace occasion •Oba of Benin, Sultan of Sokoto represented

Olojo: How a festival is complementing people’s faith

What Nigerians do with text messages

‘How I am using my artworks to preserve the environment’

•Vision of Virgin Mary appears on hospital window •Crowds flock to hospital •Faithfuls have been praying, lighting candles, singing hymns at medical centre

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Akpabio named Scrabble Federation’s grand patron

Sadiq emerges winner at Lagos squash classic

Falcons' AWC title loss, a good omen -Erico •Team loses 3rd place match to Cameroon

Ghana’s Torgah wins Glo Golf tour

Traffic Law: Motorcycle dealers complain of low patronage

Fire service sensitises public to dangers of fire during dry season

Ado-Odo communities allege threat by land speculators

LG boss task rural communities on patriotism

FERMA begins repairs of Ilorin-Omu-Aran-Egbe highway

LG boss urges contractors to expedite work on Bwari township roads

Ekiti govt tackles malnutrition in children

Ejuku community donates 200 yam tubers to Kogi Govt

Couple laments inability to register at flood camp in Delta

Olaoluwa begs Osun gov for road rehabilitation

Entrepreneurship: A pathway to wealth creation

Boko Haram:Let’s seize this chance for peace

Edo, Ondo guber elections as a lesson for politicians

Job Hunting: Beware of fake agencies

Kenya introduces biometrics for voter’s registration

Queen lays wreath in memory of war dead

Cord care: Why clean water is better than methylated spirit


Constitution review

Flood: Kogi govt to build houses, allocate land to flood victims

Boko Haram:Borno seeks FG’s intervention

Merge us with Lagos State -Ogun Awori

Nigeria’s World War 2 hero missed recognition

CBN rolls out sanctions on loan diversion, defaults

Public hearing: State creation, others top agenda in Oke Ogun

Northern civil society groups protest Boko Haram insurgency

Nigeria to deploy troops to Mali -Minister

‘Those calling for Okonjo-Iweala’s sack are detractors’

Flood: Life returns to communities as family battles crocodile

Why repairs on Third Mainland bridge are inconclusive —Works ministry

No conditions for returnees -PDP

Wamakko/PHCN: NLC set to embark on strike

Mob sets suspected robber ablaze in Warri

Nigerians mourn Lam Adesina

News analysis: Oyo politics after Lam Adesina

He was a redoubtable democrat —Atiku

Nigeria has lost irrepressible voice of conscience —ACN

Lam buried •Ajimobi, Akande, Tinubu, others pay tribute

Lam is dead

Saturday, November 10, 2012

GLO Golf tour: Ghana leads Nigeria, Cameroun

China experience great – Aiyegbeni

Ahmed Musa scores double in Russia •Kalu Uche rescues club

9 home-based Eagles picked for Venezuela friendly

Another bad weekend for Arsenal •Arteta misses last-minute penalty in 3-3 draw against Fulham •As Man U wins 3-2

Shooting Stars for rebranding - Adesina

Ghana's Nations Cup team ready - Coach

Edo govt approves N120m for festival

Sculpt your face

Boost in Nollywood to enhance Africa’s GDP growth

Ije: The Journey goes on DVD December 3

Queen Ure to release album

Remi Lagos to be cremated In London

Alamieyeseigha hits 60

When Odukoya’s daughter got married

Erelu Abiola Dosunmu quits social arena?

Comedy movies may be the in-thing, I won’t shoot one for now - Lala

Re: Of Operation Burst’s visit to psychiatric hospital

Is this baby taking a nap or ready to be pounded?

Day Jigawa Head of Service became king maker

In praise of the bibliophile

Day Icarus came alive in Ibadan

Sex positions for pregnant couples

D’banj, Iceprince to grace ‘Tymeout With Tee-A’ •After 68 days of begging, lobbying

KSA in historic return to ITC after 35 years

How Shaggy, Patra made Carniriv list •Soweto Gospel choir expected

Still on Eva, Eldee saga - Diva mum on cancelled contract

Why Boko Haram nominated Buhari - Shuluwa

Speaking for the ‘faceless’ A look at Boko Haram’s peace talk nominees

How jealous wife smashed woman’s face for giggling with husband.

Nigeria will resist imposition of bad foreign ideas —Mark

It’s unfair for South-East to have 5 states —APGA gov aspirant

Olunloyo calls for reform in Ibadan traditional institution

Dialogue with Boko Haram if it can solve incessant killings’

Nigeria’ll soon overcome its problems — Gen Abdulsalam

Mimiko’ll declare for Accord Party soon - Ladoja

Ibadan not regretting voting Ajimobi - Olubadan

Why we sacked 4,000 teachers - Gov Yakowa

Minister rescues commuters from robbers on Makurdi highway

Swear in Jombo-Ofo - Ex-NBA boss tells CJN

Constitution review: Nigerians demand state creation, call for true federalism Constitution review

PDP, ACN, AP challenge Mimiko’s victory at tribunal

Amnesty International working for Boko Haram - CAN leader alleges

FG intent on not executing UNEP report - MOSOP

Mobil shuts pipeline due to oil spills

FG to build cargo airports in Abuja, Lagos, 4 other states —Akinjide • To distribute rice mills to states, FCT

2 kids burn to death in Ibadan police barracks’ fire

Oritsejafor now owns jet •As Jonathan salutes him on 40th year of ministrations

Niger Delta: Oil thieves build roads, hospitals, schools for communities • As Navy deploys 8 warships, 6 gunboats, aircraft in N/Delta

Good exercise = great sex -Study

Dehydration: How much water do you need?

Friday, November 09, 2012

Wenger’s team not good enough - Fulham’s coach

Ikeja LG tackles Coker Aguda in Speaker’s Cup opener

Eko 2012: NSC, MOC tackle cheating

Obafemi Martins’ return: Obafemi Martins’ return: How gainful is it for Super Eagles?

Visiting medical team commended

Ajimobi places retired teachers on pension payroll

Oshiomhole sacks exco

Five Bayelsa indigenes bag First Class honours in Malaysia

Presidency vets Niger Delta projects

Judiciary workers’ strike stalls Daniel’s trial

New CJ will be inaugurated soon —Osun govt

Encomiums as Sheila Solarin is interred

Gunmen kill 3 policemen in Yobe •Soldiers on guard at Jumat service

Ajanaku, ACN and fables of Ondo gov election

Boko Haram/FG dialogue: What is there to negotiate?

I never knew it ‘ll be this great -19-yr-old BOWEN 2012 best graduating student •Liverpool University’s Postgraduate School offers her full scholarship

I feel pain in my testicles

A boil close to my anus?

Can I marry an epileptic?

I look like an old man

Yetunde Babaeko unveils Itan

Curtain falls for Remi Lagos

Things were so hard when we got married that I sold locust beans

Iti ogede: Owo delicacy made from plantain

Rice and beans lured me into acting -Baba Wande

I’ll tie the knot someday - Taiwo Ibikunle

D’Banj Wins Best African Act Award at 2012 MOBOs

I wear short skirts so as to show my good legs -Nollywood actress, Belinda Effah

Double celebration for Lanre Otiti

Re: She is denying me sex

Are they both pretenders?

VW moves closer to becoming world’s number one

Chevrolet to roll out new model, Corvette

Toyota reports strong second quarter, sales, net income

Re-married widows can’t benefit from our scheme -NSITF boss

I met my wife on way to court —Wole Olanipekun

Shopping for Mr. Right?

School dropout picks holes in her grammar?

Four Nigerians develop generator that uses urine

Those who may succeed Obama in 2016

Naira Abuse, Nollywood and the rest of us

Ajimobi: The bridge builder

‘Two prostitutes got N.7m bill waiver in UCH’

Swearing-in of justices: CJN may lose powers to presidency

BOKO HARAM: 89 high-profile suspects detained in Abuja •Confusion over alleged escape of kingpin on Sallah day •IG probes news of escape

Thursday, November 08, 2012

FG begins implementation of Kalu committee report on refineries

Senate passes N250bn NDDC 2012 budget

Osun CJ retires without handing over to successor

Traffic law: Okada riders lay siege to Lagbuses on Mile 12/Ikorodu road

Oyo House extends council chairmen’s tenure by another 6 months

NDLEA DG laments poor funding, says ‘our sniffer dogs are gifts’

Don’t blame Nigeria’s woes on political leaders alone - Kolade

Killings: Security agents are more involved than Boko Haram - Senator Ibrahim

$80 oil benchmark: We won’t succumb to blackmail - Reps

Condemnation of report diversionary - Amnesty International

EFCC arrests 2 for laundering $238,858 in Abuja

Shuwa’s killing worrying - Jonathan •His killers’ll not know peace - Ali Modu Sheriff

Delta govt declares state of emergency on 159 roads

Impeachment: Kogi govt maintains neutral stand

Robbery attempt: Police kill 2, arrest 2 in Kogi

Akpabio to seek FG’s support over closed oil wells

Crisis rocks Benue assembly as speaker resigns

Ogbulafor forged documents to dupe FG N107m - ICPC witness

'Bayelsa swimming pool ready soon’

Eko 2012: Lagos names squash team

Nations Cup: Big names can't help Eagles - Amuneke

Victory over Barca sweet - Ambrose

Rice processors urge FG to resist pressure for mass importation

Indigenes of Erin-Ile charged on community development

Kogi govt tells flood victims to return home if they wish

MAN advises FG against imminent food crisis in Nigeria

Lagos gov assures Ilasamaja residents of early completion of bridge

Delta to fumigate flood-ravaged area before residents return

Ikorodu indigenes, Lagosians urged to support Lagoon State

Ekiti Kwara LG boss reinburses vigilance group

Meet the Next Movie Star 2012 Housemates

If not for Comedy, I would have been a dancer -Shete

I'm funny all the time —Laf up

Yobe: Fighting Boko Haram with education

Between Mimiko and the boasters

Flooding: The need to enlighten the people

Abeokuta: The changing face of an ancient city

Fayemi vs Ekiti NULGE: A clarion call for LG autonomy

Civil war: Assad vows to ‘live and die’ in Syria •Warns against foreign invasion

Obama back in White House, begins budget negotiation

Muslims urged to follow in Prophet’s footsteps

Fear Allah, Bauchi prison inmates admonished

What is Hijrah?


Dropped female judge: Inside details of why CJN did not swear her in

Constitution review: Why our approach is cumbersome - Tambuwal •No hidden agenda - Mark

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

AWC: Bayana ends Falcons' reign

Martins, Apam return to Super Eagles

Visa hitch for Eagles ...Senate President, Minister wade in

CAF AWARD: Osaze expresses shock over exemption

Former Lagos lawmaker seeks autonomy for LGs

Aboru residents lament epileptic power supply

Ataoja tasks Osogbo indigenes on development

Association calls for improvement in cocoa production

Oyo D/gov assures Oke-Ogun on rehabilitation of Iganna-Okeho-Iseyin road

Enlist support of town unions for grassroots development, govt urged

Flood victims abandon camps in Kogi, allege neglect by govt

Delta govt charges religious bodies to assist flood victims

Kwara gov’s wife distributes relief items to flood ravaged communities

‘There is no blood-sucking spirits on our roads’

Best way to use bitter leaf in treating malaria

Scientists confirm ginger relieves menstrual pain

May this ship never capsize

Of Fashola and other Nigerian governors

The Tribune deserves the award

Fashola, please, rehabilitate Jibowu Street

We need focused, committed leaders

Oyo wages war against malaria

UCH partners Fidelity Bank on improved laboratory services

Kenya declares holiday for Obama •As Obama’s Kenyan family celebrates victory •Desmond Tutu hails re-election to White House

Obama’s victory, sign of hope for everyone -Mandela •World leaders congratulate him

She betrayed the trust I had in her!

Why you should clean up, down there


Budget is key to development - Amosun

Collapsed mining pit kills 9 in Zamfara

Ondo gov poll: INEC asks PDP candidate,Oke, to go to court

Court convicts 19-yr-old artiste for kidnapping 7-yr-old

Dickson tasks security agencies on peace

Police arrest 4 suspected robbers over attack on Compass MD, others

FCTA bans meat haulage through rickety vehicles, okadas

Ajimobi meets Oyo police commissioner over security

Edo election petition: Appeal court adjourns case

Police quiz Fayemi’s aide, others •Over attacks on PDP members

Minor cracks, not potholes, on Third Mainland Bridge -FERMA

Biafra declaration: Igbo leader cautions

FG okays N12bn loan for water supply in Lagos, C/River

Explosion in Maiduguri

Again, okada riders damage BRT buses in Lagos

I’m ready to give Nigeria workable constitution -Jonathan

Beggar arraigned for absconding with colleagues’ N250,000

Okonjo-Iweala must go —Protesters •Protesters sponsored by indicted oil barons -Okonjo-Iweala

How Nigeria can tackle Boko Haram -US strategic group

Obama takes key battlegrounds to win re-election

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Odegbami advocates welfare package for retired sportsmen

Taiwo, leads 15 others to Lagos Squash Classic

Eko 2012: Adesina charges Team Oyo

Nations Cup: Stop experimenting! •Minister tells Keshi

Glo Golf West Africa Tour to gulp N62m

Chelsea set to maintain 17-month unbeaten run

Injury rocks United camp

Russia: Putin dismisses defence minister

British PM backs safe passage for Assad

Why we shut illegal hospitals - Osun govt

15 die in Delta auto crash

Ekiti NULGE crisis worrisome - PDP .•Urges Fayemi to resign

British Airways exploiting Nigerians - Mark

N18.38bn loan: Osun govt tackles ex-gov Oyinlola •As Osun PDP asks ACN govt to deny taking N7bn secret loan

Ban on motorcycles: Police kill okada rider in Lagos •He is not dead - Police

Man abandons wife after delivery of triplets

Police corporal loses 4 children to inferno in Zamfara

Biafra declaration empty, misguided —Uwazuruike

Jonathan vows to keep Nigeria one

Man bags 25 years jail term for producing fake currency

Edo court rules on Airhiavbere’s petition against Oshiomhole today

Defection: ACN leaders move to save Boroffice

Arewa consultative forum opposes single term for president, others

Edo LGs dissolved

INTERPOL laments over terrorism, other crimes

PIB consideration to begin next week - Reps

13 Kogi lawmakers allege threat to lives •As 12 lawmakers resume sitting amid tight security

Boundary commission intervenes in Rivers, Bayelsa, Kogi oil well disputes

‘Yoruba in Kaduna are pleased with Mimiko’s victory’

Governor Al-Makura and roads construction

Fertilizer:Shettima threatens LG chairmen in Borno

We support LGs’ autonomy but... -Oyo ALGON scribe

‘We are working to make our youths self employed’

‘We are faced with dwindling allocation’

Our people are very supportive -Akinyele LG boss

Traditional rulers are govt backbone––Ooni

Orisunmbare seeks govt presence, pleads for social amenities

Show love to the physically challenged, Nigerians told

Iseyin LG boss empowers aged people

Motorists complain of extortion at Mile 12 bridge

Emure, Gbonyin, Ekiti East communities laud lawmaker over empowerment

IT development and Nigeria

Indispensable role of the Nigerian teacher in nation building

Kogi and Enugu’s claim to the ownership of Anambra’s oil

Omolewa Nursery\Primary School at 50: Striving for excellence

50 years of paediatric training in UI

Aregbesola to commission Omoba Fariogun Fajemisin Memorial Multipurpose Hall

Indonesia: A country of religious harmo -Where Grand mosque and Cathedral face each other

AkwaabaWhere World Travel Met In Nigeria

When Ekiti West showcased

SSS arrests vigilance group for vandalising petroleum pipeline in Niger

We bring arms into Nigeria through Badagry –Suspect

Everyday things that can harm your heart


Moyes praises Anichebe

Kaduna Utd goes for Portuguese coach

Eko 2012: We are set - Fashola

I’m still available for Nigeria - Odemwingie

Cynthia Osukogu: Suspects trial stalled

Nigeria explores tourism potential at WTM

Rising foreign reserves: Offshore investors return to Nigeria

2015 general election: ‘Constitution allows Jonathan to contest’

Terrorism’ll be eradicated from Nigeria - Jonathan

Police arrest suspected ritualist for allegedly plucking out boy’s eyes

Court restrains PHCN from disrupting power supply in Sokoto

Customs seeks independence from presidency, finance ministry

Finance minister warns Reps on oil benchmark

Lagos traffic law: Okada rider strips self naked to evade arrest

CJN drops female justice over state of origin

FG targets 5,000 megawatts by December 2012

CBN to launch beach soccer challenge cup

Monday, November 05, 2012

Illegal importation of arms: Court throws out no case submission

Flood: NEMA releases casualty figures

NANS threatens mass action

Massive shake-up in Nigerian Airforce

OBJ, Daniel feud will end soon - Onabiyi

Ndume: Court stops SSS witness

Amaechi raises the alarm over loss of 117 oil wells

Despite N1bn repair, 3rd Mainland Bridge still in state of disrepair

‘Ipoti Ekiti Day aimed at cultural revival’

Jonathan’s aide commends albino’s group

Edo govt boosts fish production with N10m

Foundation distributes 30,000 books to pry schools

Delta Assembly donates N30m relief items to flood victims

Flood: Kogi farmers lose N30m micro-credit, seek govt assistance

Community head, CSOs confirm FG projects in Delta

Ajaokuta LG boss inaugurates micro water scheme

‘Over 1,000 babies born through assisted reproductive treatment in 10 years’

Flood victims protest poor handling of donations

Misplaced treasure (1)

How free and fair are elections in Nigeria?

Adeboye, the Church and Nigeria

What the slide in oil price means for Nigeria

Achebe on Awo: Let’s sheathe our swords

NNPC, DPR, why is there fuel scarcity?

Reps and NBA’s call for referendum

Prolonged television watching robs children of sleep, intelligence


LOC boss urges fair play at Eko 2012

Mikel makes CAF players award shortlist

Miami friendly: 15 Eagles hit Abuja camp

AWC: Falcons face Bayana in s/finals

Electrician sentenced to death for killing woman

Association plans uniform logo for microfinance banks

Woman seeks divorce over alleged sex starvation by hubby

Parents want corporal punishment outlawed in schools

‘Insecurity, poor roads, cost of transportation increase’

Motorcyclist changes plea on verge of sentence

‘Cassava will soon complement petroleum resources as foreign exchange earning’

Odofa people task to live in harmony

Traders bemoan poor storage of plantain

Derivation: Delta oil communities urged to unite

Media tour: Knocks for detractors, kudos to Governor Aliyu

Gov Suntai and aides

Allow public participation in the Presidential Media Chat

Gov Ajimobi, rescue detained ACN members in Ogbomoso

Democrats want extended early voting hours •As Obama, Romney finalise winning strategies

Storm-hit states to use army trucks as polling booths

Did you know that mixing alcohol with these medicines can be harmful?


Mimiko’s victory, end of electoral imposition in Nigeria - Police Affairs minister

Flood: Relief funds, materials not reaching victims - Tearfund, SERAP

Why FG, Boko Haram’s peace deal is endangered

Be wary of drugs without mobile authentication service, Orhii warns

Ex-DIG, lawyer berate Amnesty Int’l report

OPC kicks against Buhari’s involvement in FG/Boko Haram talk

25-yr-old’s corpse found in well

Gunmen kill policeman during environmental sanitation in Kano

Oyo Speaker arrives Nigeria with 2,011 pilgrims

Reps summon accountant-general over N82bn revenue shortfall

New constitution’ll not be subjected to referendum - Tambuwal

Court resolves Lagos taxi operators’ 5-yr dispute

Ex-Osun speaker faults Aregbesola’s loan enquiry commission

5 suspected robbers set ablaze in Mushin

Presidency chides ACN over comments on Ribadu-led task force

ACN accuses FG of sabotaging Ribadu’s task force

Gunmen burn police station, school, telecoms mast in Yobe

US presidential election: Early voting extended in Florida

Presidency unfolds agenda on students security, calls for BoT

(NEWS ANALYSIS) Oil well dispute: Detonating another time bomb

Saturday, November 03, 2012

Eko 2012 on mobile network

Mikel vs Clattenburg: Referees threaten Chelsea boycott

Sports Retreat Recommendations: Jonathan pledges total implementation

AWC: Ikhana eyes victory against I/Coast •Match for early kick off

How to get rid of Stretch marks

Africamagic extends entry deadline for viewers’ choice awards

Tonto Dike in My Life, My Damage

Olamide set to take the lead with 20 tracks YBNL album •Drops Go Down Low video this week

What's the big deal if as a Muslim I worship at my wife's church

Re: Text message lands man in police net

Of Operation Burst’s visit to psychiatric hospital

10th Macmillan Literary Night holds Thursday

This is a validation that I’m doing something right —Chika Unigwe, winner, 2012 Nigeria Prize for Literature

10 things to do to your naked man

‘It is Well’ with Charity Productions

Nubia, Solanke, Ire, others rock EMUfest

Itohan set to educate on child abuse, others •As NAPTIP partners "Superstory" on drama

2Face’s manager to stop further duets with acts •”It reduces his value”

When service became a governor’s greatest joy

National confab as presidential masterstroke

Radical Muslim clerics claimed Hurricane Sandy is God’s punishment

Boko Haram not problem of the North alone —Wamakko

Journalists charged to push the passage of FOI at state level

Plateau police command arrests gang of terrorists •ICPC arrests four bank officials

Igbo group threathens to secede tomorrow

Thugs beat up ex-Ekiti gov’s driver

MASSOB warns police to release its members

Aregbesola advocates constitutional power for monarchs

HID charges IDA on unity

Ekiti LG workers resume Monday

Rivers first lady’s convoy driver electrocuted

Northern governors mourn Shuwa, say it is time for ceasefire

Ekiti: Gov aspirant decries harassment

Two drug traffickers jailed for 14 years

First female Akwa Ibom deputy governor sworn in •Why former deputy gov resigned

1999 constitution: Amendment not the solution — Afe Babalola

Shuwa buried in Maiduguri

Oil wells crisis: Jonathan moves to pacify Rivers

FG, Boko Haram’s peace talks threatened •Negotiation nominee denies sect •FG may insist on sect’s leaders’ appearance •Genaral’s killing raises stakes

Friday, November 02, 2012

Civil war hero, General Shuwa, shot dead •40 others killed in Borno bloodbath

Van Persie returns to the Emirates •Arsenal/Man U statistics •Gunners aim shots at rampaging Devils •Head to Head

I don't believe Clattenburg called Mikel monkey –Ferguson •Wenger blasts Chelsea over Mikel race row

NSC okays Lagos 2012

AFCON 2013: Nigeria secures 4-star resort for Eagles •Sidney Sam good for Eagles —Akpoborie

Egusi soup made with eggs: Rich and tasty

Fallacy of truth as reconciliation

Ribadu report: When a stitch in time saved nine

‘Early childhood education helps me to bag First Class honours’

My chronic pile

I urinate blood

Blood transfusion and HIV

How is hiv transmitted by sex?

Mayowa, Femi Ake strategise for yuletide

Casa Lucio boss plans ahead

Frank Okamigbo, DJ Humility dance with the destitutes

'My husband proposed to me the day after we met'

I had my first kiss in Form Four —Fidelis Duker

Nana, 21-year-old Nigerian, emerges University of Kent’s most outstanding graduating student

Evictions and romance in GUS 9

Fun, excitement at Night of a Thousand Laughs, Ibadan

I have a beautiful body and I like to flaunt it

I stick to my Yoruba name to convince people I’m a Nigerian —Tosin Sido

She is denying me sex

Who should I choose?

Can it be true?

How can I prevent pregnancy?

2014 Subaru Forester breaks cover

VW, Ford, Nissan make list of best selling cars

Electricity workers will win this battle - Union leader •Says: N2trn assets are being sold for N200bn

Northern govs hail Obasanjo’s appointment

Negotiation to end workers’ strike ends in deadlock

Police kill seven suspected kidnappers in Rivers

FG to commence massive rice production next year —Maku

Osun Hoteliers’ Association boss escapes gun attack

EFCC arraigns insurance firm manager over N30.6m theft

Air force promotes 129 officers

LG boss dies in auto crash

PDP not behind money laundering rumour —Alao-Akala

Copyright commission seizes N4bn pirated books

Dana Air set to resume flights •Signs $1 million contract on flight safety

Oil wells dispute: Rivers accuses Bayelsa of instigating bad blood

2015 polls: S/West PDP begins road shows in Lagos today

MEND warns FG on Boko Haram talks •CPC rejects choice of Buhari

In Concord newspapers, maiguard, wife are ‘editors’

One stool, two regents

Despite robbers’ siege, it is still business as usual at Bureaux De Change

Mental illness as new mothers’ nightmare

US Army recruits Hausa, Igbo

Show of shame in Aso Rock: Ribadu panel members disown report

Thursday, November 01, 2012

NPL confirms Pre-Season tournament in Lagos •Nov. 18 is kickoff date

NBB of C scribe, Aboderin hails new WABU champion, Ekpo

I left Sunshine Stars on personal grounds - Ogunbote

‘Kwara treats 8, 979 people with eye disorders in 7 months’

LG boss tasks traditional rulers on security

NDE recruits 256 youths for skill acquisition

PHCN sets up prepaid meter monitoring team in Festac

Lagos roads: ‘Shortage of asphalt hampers our operations’

Kwara set to promote Moringa farming

Commercial motorcyclist arraigned over pedestrian’s death

We did not get free waste bags, Lagos residents complain

Oyo State Water Corporation launches urban water supply

Ilasa-Ekiti appoints Nigeria’s Ambassador as Regent

My best yet to come - Gbade Gabson

Yinka Ayefele inspired me to do gospel music - Esteri Ojooba

Nigerian movies are good, but... - Mike Abiola

Floods: May emergency millionaires not emerge

The needless debate on 2013 budget benchmark

Politically-motivated robberies in Ogun?

Celebrating Ekwueme, a professional in politics

Fayemi’s two years of enduring legacies

Search for new leadership in Syria begins

US presidential race back to full speed after hurricane attack

Marriage solemnisation in Islam: The ideals

We must repent for Nigeria to heal - Cleric

‘Bombings in the North giving Islam a bad name’

Misconceptions to avoid after Hajj

Exercise, the secret to joint pain relief


UK scholarship application now open

Constitution review: NGO seeks creation of two additional zones•Wants federal revenue allocated on zonal basis

5 policemen bag 25-yr jail for robbing lorry

Minor cabinet reshuffle raises no hope -CNPP

Oyo PDP, ACN exchange words over Ajimobi’s wife

Security: NYSC members deployed to Bayelsa, Borno, Yobe to resume Nov 8

Edo not against mission schools -Oshiomohole

Protect Bakassi people, Nwabueze, others urge Nigerians

Senator Kanti Bello drags PDP chieftain to court over defamation

Police mop up arms, arrest 81 kidnappers

FAAN boss laments infrastructure decay in Nigerian airports

FG launches JAMB’s e-testing project •To phase out paper-pencil exams

N4.56bn pension scam: Trial stalled as accused is hospitalised

Fuel scarcity in Ibadan, as IPMAN/DPR crisis deepens

$3m bribery scandal: We’ll consider ethics committee’s report soon -Reps •Emenalo still serving as clerk in NASS

Stop fuel scarcity now, Labour warns FG

Bakassi: Biya sends emissaries to Jonathan, offers olive branch

Subsidy scam: Police uncover fresh evidence against marketers

Flogging of PHCN staff: Electricity workers vow to go on strike

Mikel unruffled by racist row –Di Matteo

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Gunmen kill Ex-Borno gov’s friend, 2 others in Maiduguri

Foreign reserves hit $42.56bn