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Sunday, August 28, 2016

Oshiomhole spent 65% of capital budget in his village — Ize-Iyamu

PDP youths: God will stop APC rigging plans

Flood alert: No cause for alarm, Lagos govt assures residents

FAAN explains disruption of int’l flights at Lagos Airport

LASG gives owners of illegal structures, street hawkers 14 days to vacate the Island

Why Nigeria should pull out of OPEC – NPA

Smiling to the bank

Federations election must follow IOC regulations, NOC insists

Police nab gang that burgles shops in Lagos markets

War against criminals: Lagos task force impounds 98 motocycles, tricycles

Officials of power company attacked over outage

Jubilation as Police gun down 6 notorious robbers in Rivers

Don’t sell off Edo Line assets, Ize-Iyamu warns Oshiomhole

Delta at 25: Ibru, Ibori, Uduaghan, Jim Ovia, others receive awards

NBS set to release new figures on economy this week

Police probe death of man in lover’s apartment

Why CBN and Lagos state might fail to save Skye Bank

Lack of investors’ confidence responsible for economic challenges – LCCI

NIMASA disowns staff position on Customs Board

Buhari’s proposed emergency powers and how not to kill a nation

Gov poll: Presidency wades into Ondo APC crisis

Shooting Stars maul Kano Pillars, Rangers lose

Paralympic Committee names 23 athletes for Rio Games

Rohr arrives, no accommodation yet

Stock market: Investors lose N68bn in 5 days

Naira slides against Dollar as Nigeria surrenders title as largest economy in Africa

Naira slides against the dollar

Challenges facing MSMEs in Nigeria

Place economic embargo on trade violators, stakeholders urge ECOWAS

Sexually abused minor ‘disappears’ from hospital in Benin

Ijaw youths flay exclusion of Bayelsa from fed appointments

Gov Emmanuel demands FG’s refund of N140bn owed A-Ibom

Can banks readily cough up NNPC’s $2.12bn?

Enugu herdsmen attack: Another victim dies in hospital

FRSC officials arrested over alleged extortion in Aba

Abia: Court frustrating my case against Ikpeazu —PDP GOV ASPIRANT

Court upholds family’s right to enforce 1913 land judgement

Former Edo Assembly Sergeant at Arms escapes death

Militants berate Clark over attack on Ijaw monarchs

How Ize-Iyamu supervised mayhem in Jattu — Shuiabu

N500bn poverty intervention fund: FG released only N20bn —SA

Rio 2016 Olympics: More controversies, no Gold

Reactions trail Buhari’s threat to militants

Tax drive: Deploy persuasion, Fowler tells practitioners

PDP leaders move to begin peace talks with Sheriff

‘Self-sufficiency, food security in agriculture are achievable in Nigeria’

#Love Lagos Weekend: Sound and sight of Lagos holds in London

Unlocking Nigeria’s SME value chain will boost economy – Stanbic IBTC

UBA assets rise to N3.3trn in half yr, proposes 20k interim dividend

NIA chairman advocates unity, collaborative action in insurance sector

DMO: Leveraging Eurobond for economic diversification

Uvwie APC denies reported division

National Troupe ends creative station with The Dented Anthill

Nigeria’s The Wedding Party Premieres at 2016 Toronto Festival

Gov Ugwuanyi, Igwe Achebe,Oba Otudeko for LIMCAF gala night

Air Peace boosts expansion plan with new aircraft

Letshego eyes 37m financially excluded Nigerians

Nigeria can produce 384,000 units of vehicles annually – NADDC

Royal Exchange generates N8.43bn as gross premium in six months

Ladol is very much focused on building capacity in Nigeria

FBN Insurance thrives on challenges – Ojumah

Firm set to deliver 168 units at Cedar Homes

Africa Re gears up to boost insurance awareness

How to prepare your home for rainy season

FG adopts 6 housing designs, commences construction in 4th quarter

Membership-based shopping mall opens in Lagos

CBN, IFC commend CBAN for improving access to credit

Tanzania name squad for Eagles

Super Eagles open camp for Tanzania

Trump vows to begin deportations of illegal immigrants immediately if sworn in

Delta state remains biggest contributor to national cake – Udoh,

Budget padding: CSOs to protest, submit petition against Dogara, Jibirin, others

For Delta, its 25 years of unity, excellence

Photos: Ambode inspects ongoing projects in Lagos

Ngige urges unemployed Nigerians to register for Social Intervention Scheme

Photos: Flood in Lagos

Serena ‘pain-free’ for US Open, says coach

Photo: Army’s 3, 000 capacity school for IDP’s in Bama

Army builds temporary school in Bama’s IDP’s camp

Posers surrounding Funke Akindele’s alleged second marriage

The butchers from the North

Man City on top as Baggies and Boro struggle

Getting sexually harassed is a personal decision — Peggy Onah

‘Mouse’ grounds Air France flight

Dangote visits to Borno IDPs

Lawyers say parading of suspects unconstitutional

Gabon opposition chief claims election victory

Buhari says Boko Haram leader, Shekau ‘wounded’

Ambode gives contractors December deadline on project

Fish farmers, livestock owners asked move out of flood plain areas

IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu, TRIPOB betrayed Biafran struggle – RE-IPOB

Blasphemy: ‘No Christian was killed in Zamfara’ – Northern CAN

Kashamu group threatens showdown with OGSIEC, two others over exclusion

Lagos tells owners of illegal structures, street hawkers to vacate within 14 day

Nigeria will be among top 100 countries of doing profitable business by 2019 – Buhari

Rainfall: Lagos allays fears of residents, appeals for calm

PDP national chairmanship not zoned to South-West – Dokpesi

Lagos rocks Nothinghill carnival

ex-Chairman House Ctte on sports, Gaiya blames NFF for Siasia’s resignation

Olu of Warri urges support for military operation in Niger Delta

Lassa Fever: “Kill rats, make more money in Lagos’’ – NGO

We will vote more resources for agriculture in 2017 – Buhari

Avengers deny nominating Soyinka to head dialogue team

More resources will be voted for Agric in 2017- Buhari

We will protect foreign investments in Nigeria – Buhari

Again, Buhari threatens to give militants Boko Haram treatment if…

Buhari to Boko haram: Talk to us through an international NGO if you don’t trust govt

Breaking: JTF kills notorious kidnapper, five others in Rivers

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Why Americans and the rest of the world are interested in Ghana elections – Igini

Sex and pills! Wouldn’t you rather do family planning?

Jigawa to soon export goat

Growing the maritime sector: Government-stakeholder model

The Zamfara killings

Enugu @ 25: A solemn moment for us – Ugwuanyi

I was reckless with women in the early years of my marriage — Felix Lebarty

Private sector, analysts disagree over economy emergency powers

Enough of cheap endorsements in Edo elections

What will happen when Christians no longer turn the other cheek? – 2

If you fail to plan, prepare to fail

Jesus is the New Testament Bible

BORNO Food crisis, malnutrition, prostitution rock IDPs camp

Constituency projects are a nonsense that must be abolished

Ijaw monarchs to Clark: We are not answerable to you

EFCC blasts NBA president over calls for reforms

Millions out of job: Unemployment at ‘boiling up’

Nigeria’s economic woes, self inflicted, says Soludo

Poor quintuplets’ horrors: One dead at birth, four detained for unpaid hospital bill …

U-23 Atlanta saga: NOC scribe blames Sports ministry

Nigerian athletics needs a clean sweep, says coach

‘Exercise crocodile smile’: Five militants killed, 23 arrested, scores injured

Police nab 42, recover 74 vehicles over illegal taskforce

Troost-Ekong still basking in Rio 2016 bronze

CNN African Voices showcases music makers

Enyimba press on for NPFL title

IYC debunks rumor of military attack on Dokubo -Asari

Buratai bags Kwameh Nkurmah Leadership Award

Senate will investigate IDPs hunger/hutrition crisis – Saraki

Tiwa Savaage, Aramide, others top AFRIMA 2016 nominees

Adeboye donates house to parents of quadruplets

Yobo promises to bail some awaiting trial inmates of Ikoyi Prisons

Bongo aims to extend 50-year family rule in Gabon election

Power supply:  Labour blasts electricity companies over erratic power supply

Musa needs to learn Leicester’s style – Ranieri

Moses scores first Chelsea goal

Lagos: The big difference a small bus-stop makes

National Hospital where ‘death is cheap’

Five-yr-succession battle: Peace ushers Igwe Onuorah into Oraukwu palace

TSA Countdown: Where is SystemSpecs in the mix?

Affairs with married women are not as ‘safe’ as men think – Reader

Why we want uncertified laboratory technologists out of hospitals – NIST boss

Your man’s impotence need not ruin your relationship!

Marcus Rashford strikes gives United perfect start

Terror in Anambra How villagers bombed police station, killed guard – CP

Deployment of logistics: We will protect national assets in N-Delta – Army chief Buratai

Trust God and experience a turnaround

Farage and Trump: Brothers Separated At Birth

Oil firms making profit to the detriment of host communities – Oluba

What’s Your Style – Gentlemen?

Zamfara killings: Police lifts curfew on Talata Mafara

ex-Eagles captain, Yobo promises to bail inmates awaiting trial in Ikoyi Prisons

Manchester United beat Hull City 1 0

Army confirms killing of militants, recovery of arms in Rivers

Umahi orders sack of state varsity, college of education non-academic staff

Wenger confirms deals for Mustafi, Perez

Buhari approves NPA, NIMASA boards

Chelsea look revitalised under new manager, Arsenal end winless run

Troops kill 5 militants, arrest 23 others

Senate to investigate food diversions in IDP camps – Saraki

Balotelli still has time to change, says Verratti

Gov aspirants “kidnap” delegates ahead of Ondo APC primaries – Abraham

‘Inconclusive elections will lead to loss of confidence in INEC’

Bongo’s fate in the balance as Gabon goes to the polls

Liverpool pricked by Rose thorn at Spurs

JTF, sanitation officials clash in Yenagoa during environmental exercise

Four feared killed as cultists clash in Rivers community

Japan’s Abe pledges $30bn for Africa over next three years

Heavy rainfall cuts off Kuje community

Rooney hails Man Utd momentum as Hull await

Five things to know about Gabon

Tear-drenched funeral for Italy’s earthquake victim

Ali Bongo Cchallenger cries foul in Gabon poll

Group laments rate of inconclusive elections in Nigeria

Chadian troops killed by ‘Boko Haram mine’

Tunisia’s youngest premier since independence sworn in

Buhari assures world leaders of full rehabilitation of Boko Haram Victims

IDU Secretariat bombing: Delta police arrest two

‎Ex-militants demand probe of Amnesty Office

Trump campaign chief registered to vote at empty Florida home

For being born in Nigeria Bongo may lose Gabon election

‘Offering Avengers money could result in further instability’

Osun@25: The legacy side of the coin

Friday, August 26, 2016

Am done with Nigeria- says Siasia

Edo most secured in S-South, says Oshiomhole

Tinubu ” has never kept his words” – Rotimi Akeredolu

Police officers in Scotland, Canada can now wear hijabs

Carrying title “pastor” doesn’t tell us your heart – Oshiomhole

Women are not supposed to be ‘playing the field!’

How we planned to kidnap oil magnet, Femi Otedola – kidnap kingpin

N18.6m monthly pay for Eagles coach: Etim Esin, Adepoju react

HERDSMEN ATTACK: MASSOB blasts S/East govs as Ohaneze youths blame Buhari

RIO: The true story of Delta Airline’s gesture to Olympic Eagles

Why Anenih is fighting me – Edo traditional ruler

Petrochemicals and adventurous diversification expedition

Pastor Adeboye and the Maelstrom

The unseen role of traditional rulers in politics

An obvious misfit

Niger Delta: Exercise Crocodile is not about guns, boats alone – Army

Buhari wants peace – Kachikwu

MEND kowtows to N-Delta leaders

CAN in 19 Northern states harps on unity among members

The taste of ashes

Road to White House getting nastier


Ighalo seeks Arsenal’s fall

Chelsea chase perfect start against Burnley

Rio beyond sports minister

Cultural display as Delta kicks off 25th anniversary

New NBA President Mahmoud calls for reform in EFCC

Delta community scolds ex-chair for dragging Okpe monarch to court

Family, friends laud late Pa Owumi

Naira crashes to N415/USD1, ban on banks lingers

We don’t torture detainees – Magu

Mass protest in Sanga over killings in Southern Kaduna, Grazing Reserves

Does Buhari need Emergency Stabilisation ACT?

Lagos: The long walk to oil wells

The burden of Cancer in Nigeria 

Buhari should seek help outside APC – Okwesilieze Nwodo

25yrs after: Ritalori-Ogbebor reveals intrigues behind creation of Delta State

25th anniversary: 10 poorest, viable states in Nigeria

Musa raring to strike down Swansea

Crude oil money buried in septic tanks under PDP – APC Woman leader

Delta @25: Sustaining the bond of unity

Delta State at 25: My Watch As Delta State Governor; A Reflection

Am done with Nigeria- says Saisia

Ondo gov aspirant, fumes over Tinubu’s endorsement of a candidate

Delta holds Economic, Investment Summit

Would you allow your child marry the child of an ex who jilted you?

MKO Abiola Stadium now home of Ikorudu United – LMC

Buhari arrives Nairobi for Tokyo International Conference

I don’t need extra attachment to my boobs or butt – Bidemi Kososko

Fans blast Bukky Wright over son’s nose ring

Dam tragedy: Victims not World Bank officials- Ekiti govt

Mike Ezuruonye, Ejiro Okurame, others gear up for My Africa reality TV show

Wizkid allegedly rejects £50,000 international performance fee

Agoha celebrates birthday, visits Orphanage

I want to be remembered for doing timeless music — Drizzle Lomo

I don’t bother about social media insults – Aramide

Skales opens up on the greatest moments of his life

Flavour, Wizkid send out fraud alert

CBN warns banks on illicit money transfer flows

22 ex-agitators qualify as aircraft engineers

JAMB set to upload names of successful candidates

Calisthenics: Watch out for Africa’s most spectacular performance

I will make Edo regain its place in sports development- Obaseki

Gov. Bello was not stoned at the Mosque- Aide

Naira soars at inter-bank market

Photos: Nigerian soldiers training for “Operation Crocodile Smile” in Delta

Nigeria warns diplomats against violating channels of communication

Enugu herdsmen attack: Police arrest suspected mastermind

Exercise Crocodile Smile is not about guns, boats – Army

Photos: Buhari departs Abuja for Kenya to attend 6th Tokyo International Conference

MEND accepts Clark’s leadership

Again, Gbaramatu people raise fresh alarm over troops’ deployment

Abia lacks capacity to handle emergency flood disaster – SSG

Prophet docked over alleged false testimony against his landlord

Top 3 myths about life outside Nigeria

11 Islamist militants killed in gun battle with troops

We fear nobody expect God – EFCC

57- year-old man in court for stealing toilet seats

Man Utd set for Van Persie reunion in Europa League

Mourinho gives Schweinsteiger Man Utd warning

Prosecute, jail all ghost workers in the country – A/Ibom NLC urges Buhari

Diseases cured when you take 4cups of Coffee a day

Making progressive change work for Nigeria by Chukwuma Charles Soludo

Ondo guber: Am against imposition of candidate, but not against endorsement – Akeredolu

Nigeria will meet July 2017 deadline for digital switch Over – Lai Mohammed

Film industry can generate N10b annually, Movie producer tells Buhari

Housewife arraigned under Sharia Court over death of 4-day-old baby in Kano

Minister beaten to death by striking miners

Abubakar Mahmoud sworn in as new NBA President

Boko Haram wives, children becoming outcasts

How to lighten your skin with Yogurt, Oranges, Honey, others

LOVE SCAM: Nigerian allegedly defrauds Vietnamese woman of $145,000

Buy A Plot in Lekki Southern Villa Near New Shoprite (Promo)

I Love Contest Campaign Going Gaga in Many African Cities.

Has the Sultan Palace become another State House, was Kerry invited by the Sultan? – CAN

Commissioner warns Deltans against land speculators

Youths blow up Isoko Union secretariat

Breaking: MEND applaudes Buhari on pledge not to use force on militants

Guardiola returning to Barca for Champions League

Council Polls: Lagos residents urged to collect PVCs

Lagos yet to receive 13 per cent derivation – FG

INEC to deploy 18,511 personnel

‘Abia A-Court judgment, preservation of democracy ‘

FG seeks $125m loan from World Bank to combat polio

C-RIVER: 12 retired teachers die in 10 months— SUBEB Chairman

Electoral offences: Why Maurice Iwu, 130 others must be punished – NHRC Report

Niger Delta monarchs, stakeholders list conditions for peace

We ‘ll reward Ize-Iyamu for past support— Edo North leaders

Ignore PDP’s gimmick— Odubu tells Edo voters

Ovia Communities endorse Obaseki for Gov

I will be fair to all political parties – Rivers CP

N’Delta crisis: Some militant groups have contacted me —Soyinka

Two Imo Poly students burnt to death

Enugu EEDC records 78 vandalism cases

IDPs protest over food in Borno

NAFDAC warns against consumption of unregistered herbal drugs

2017: How we can complete our tenure in Anambra North- PDP stalwart

I killed my girlfriend for the fun of it, says 22-yr-old student

Christ Embassy to feed 30,000 underprivileged children in Delta

How Fela inspires me- Ms Bodega

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Anambra to commission 3 flyovers to mark 25th anniversary

Padding in the House: The precedents, passion

Ubulu-Uku installs new monarch Sept 5

A-Ibom partners Singapore firm on $100m rice project

Nigeria spends $6bn on wheat importation annually- IAR Director

Perishable cargo exporters urges probe of warehouses’ closure

Ekiti Assembly prescribes 6 months jail term for herdsmen

FG re-opens 8 prisons in North-East

Crisis: Only Obiano can decide on Ojukwu varsity VC’s tenure— Non-Teaching staff

Aftermath of botched PDP national convention: Unusual quiet in A-Ibom

Edo will be a model for election policing— IG

Rio Olympics: Senate to probe Sports Minister, NOC

Supporters Club accuses Pinnick of meddling in its activities

Commuters appeal to Okorocha over failed Amakohia-Ubi Road

Akanu Ibiam Int’l Airport: Obi lauds Enugu gov, minister

FRSC jails lorry driver, tries 31 others in Ebonyi

Vindication at last

Parables of Rio

3000 dock workers retrenched as 20 shipping companies shut operations

Ize-Iyamu’s convoy attacked in Shaibu’s town

Nigeria, biggest climber on FIBA Rankings

Boko Haram: FG re-opens 8 satellite prisons in North East

Facebook’s 10-year roadmap to support Nigerian economy

Ayokunle: Northern Christians vow to remain in CAN

Frot ready to oil Brume’s long jump ambition

Buhari congratulates his former Minister, David-West, Mbang at 80

UBA records N166bn gross earnings 1st half of 2016

U-23 players yet to get allowances

NBA election: Gadzam’s move to stop Mahmoud’s swearing-in suffers setback

INEC must obey High Court order on Tai LG – Rivers PDP

Renewed militancy: IYC wants Nigeria restructured

Ondo APC in make or mar gov primaries

Labour laments economic recession, govt policies on ports operations

Buhari lacks political will to rescue Chibokgirls – BBOG

Prison, a good experience, says man who named dog ‘Buhari’

Fayose is symbol of our party – Gombe gov

Imo Poly students burnt to death

More pressures on Naira, depreciates to N410/ USD

Lassa Fever: FG dispatches Rapid Response team to Delta

Law School exam malpractice, threat to our profession —NBA

Lawmaker begs Nigerians to be patient with Buhari

Lagos State Property law not favourable to buyers

C-River to legalise street hawking

Siasia frowns at official objections to Japanese donation

Rohr will ruin Nigeria football, says Adamu

I teach culture and tradition through toys – Bunmi Williams

‘Buhari’ Dog saga: Buhari must be having a good laugh – Garba Shehu

The psychology of bleaching is absurd – Adenuga

People who use bleaching creams find it difficult to stop

Why women bleach

To reduce corruption in Nigeria, politicians should swear by ‘Ogun’, ‘Oya’ deities- Traditionalist

‘Why I think people buy Tecno products …’

No concealment in banks’ exposure- CIBN

Ikere-Ekiti agog for New Yam festival

G20 Summit in China, Light at the end of tunnel – Chao Xiaoliang

Delta @ 25: Our people don’t believe in complaining – Mayuku

Soludo flays Buhari’s economic policies

No limit to mindset- “possibility thinking”

Refund our N140bn spent on rehabilitating federal roads, Gov Emmanuel tells Buhari

Extradite Kashamu to US or forget anti-graft war, Northern youths challenge Buhari

NYSC member donates N1m worth of drugs, nets to IDPs

Abia govt to unveil logo, anthem at silver jubilee celebration

IllBliss retires from Music?

Man docked over theft of tubers of yam, vegetables

Recession: Nigeria remains investors destination– MAN

Enugu herdsmen attack: It’s unfortunate, I condemn this act – Ugwuanyi

Trump built his campaign on prejudice, paranoia – Clinton

I won’t give cash to ex-criminals who surrendered their arms – Wike

We ensures proper investigation before arresting suspects, says Magu

Photos: Gov Ugwuanyi visits Enugu community attacked by Fulani Herdsmen

Anti-graft war: FG stops Police from prosecuting cases

Odubu drums support for Obaseki in Orhiomwon

In 2035, Africa projected to have more Smartphone users than Middle East—Tecno

Buhari jets out to Kenya, Saturday for Tokyo Int’l Conference

Attakwu-Akagbe herdsmen attack: Another heartbreak for Nigeria – Ekweremadu

We created HotelOga to address competition, technology challenges—Zmyslowsky

Ronaldo crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe

Troops arrest suspected kidnappers in Bauchi

EFCC detains man over $145,000 love scam

FG must allow states to develop natural resources – Ambode

Buhari, Alaafin of Oyo meets over Avengers, Boko Haram

FG gets $125m World Bank funds to tackle polio

I `m not in a hurry to die – Gov. Okorocha

‘Son’ of Boko Haram’s founder named jihadi head

‎Boko Haram: FG re-opens 8 satellite prisons in North-east

Earthquake: My hearts, prayers with Italians – Buhari

Buhari congratulates Methodist prelate, Mbang at 80

INEC to deploy 18,511 personnel for Edo governorship poll

Again, Fulani herdsmen invade Enugu community, kill Catholic Seminarian

WAI not Nigeria’s most urgent need- Politicians

U.S. pledges to help Nigeria diversify economy

IPOB: Another group emerges, sacks Kanu, TRIPOB

Ghana announces electoral reforms ahead of December polls

Breaking: IDPs go on rampage in Maiduguri

Man who named his dog ‘Buhari’ released

One dead, two escape unhurt in Lagos autocrash

BODAN, UNICEF collaborate for improved water quality, supply

Tragedy, as Imo Poly students die in mysterious fire incident

NYSC seeks UN’s intervention in camp development, others

Officials yet to name Team Nigeria to Rio 2016 Paralympics

Customs to clear Cargoes at Lekki deep seaport under 24 hrs – Customs

Why Nigerian youths must now agitate for better leadership- Executive Director, BBLLI

Ekiti Dam Tragedy: World Bank contractor’s son, 3 others drown

Abducted Kaduna lawmaker regains freedom

19-year-old student steals pastor’s signed cheque, withdraws N665, 000 from his bank

Lagos thrift institution marketer bolts with market women’s N1m

Security guard arraigned for stealing employer’s car worth N3m

Conflicting Rulings: NJC called to probe Justice Okon Abang

Lagos ex-CSO nabbed for impersonating army officer

We used part of Katsina SURE-P funds for 2015 elections – ex-Gov Shema’s aide

Man takes IDP from Chibok hostage, rapes her for two days

I have killed 2 persons since becoming cultist in 2009 – suspect

Four World Bank officials drowned in Ekiti dam

Boko Haram violence taking ‘devastating toll’ on children- UNICEF

Buhari to David-West @80: Your place in Nigeria’s history is guaranteed

FG, World Bank boost SMEs with BIG Platform

Nigeria will continue to support Liberia- Obasanjo

Poor power, diesel supply, others hampering manufacturing industry — NOI Polls

Naira appreciates to N315.93/dollar as foreign investors take advantage

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Bendel Flour Mill staff drag AMCON to court over unpaid salaries

Budget padding: Truth’ll be known — Raji

Abia: I’ve no corruption case—OGAH

Ooni flags off cooperative schemes for Ife, Modakeke widows

We should begin to invest in our youths – Boakai

Ondo APC shifts gov primaries to next Wednesday

Groups warn against granting emergency powers to Buhari

Judiciary, put your house in order

Blasphemy: Muslim group condemns killings in Zamfara

I can sit in my garden, make billions through forex without sweat – Emir of Kano

CRRAN writes PSC over unlawful detention of minor, demands N50m compensation

Ngige to ICT Firms: Support Nigeria’s economic diversification efforts

Poor workers’ welfare, failed roads worry Imo PDP

ACE to INEC: We won’t accept any excuse for inconclusive election in Edo

Rivers Rerun: Order on Tai meaningless— Rivers APC

IYC accuses N-Delta leaders of linking Jonathan with Avengers

150,000 living with Fistula— Expert

Probe killing of my husband, widow begs Ebonyi Police

‘95% of medical labolatories in Nigeria manned by quacks’

Kano Assembly orders removal of ‘Kwankwasiyya’ inscriptions from public buildings

Gunmen raid Enugu, kill one

I killed to avenge friend’s death, says Eiye hitman

28 chained: Wife of herbalist buried in shallow grave

TCN remains weakest link in power supply chain —ANED

Firm launches RoRo operation in Lagos

Buhari not my dog

Only 10 million Nigerians pay tax — Review c’ttee

Education summit: Obaji, Okebukola, Faborode, ASUU back post-UTME

Gboko poly Students on rampage over tuition

Human rights lawyer condemns sack of UI lecturer

Cutting of workers’ pay, hours illegal, FG tells govs

My husband will change your lives — Mrs Obaseki

Paralympics 2016: Uncertainty surrounds Nigeria’s participation

FG to peg oil price benchmark at $42.5 in 2017

CBN backs NASS over enactment of National Credit Reporting Act

Edo will fare better under Ize-Iyamu — Momoh

Zamfara 8: Defend yourselves, CAN urges Christians

Boko Haram’s defeat makes us proud of armed forces —Oshiomhole

We’ve video, pictures of soldiers engaged in oil bunkering —Avengers

Ize-Iyamu challenges Oshiomhole to publish cost of his contracts

Who is still shopping for justice?

Blasphemy: Zamfara 8 killed over false alarm – Gov Yari

Man who named dog ‘Buhari’ unable to raise N50, 000 for bail

High-level talks on-going in Delta to resolve Clark, MEND, Avengers’ rift

Tribunal upholds Rivers PDP lawmakers’ elections

Edo needs a technocrat like Obaseki now— Ogwa Monarch

CAF Champions League: Enyimba lost it at Aba against Zamalek – Aigbogun

LIRS seals Protea Hotel over failure to remit N11m tax proceeds

Duplication of cases in courts responsible for conflicting decisions – Fashanu, SAN

Blame game over suspension of banks from forex market

Of ‘dog-naming’ and the law

Economic recession, insecurity: Okogie urges Buhari to consult experts

Ojo Maduekwe: Lawyer and ‘The Man among Men,’ adieu

One feared dead as petroleum tanker explodes in Benin

Supporters of Dogara, Bauchi gov clash at APC Nat’l Secretariat

FACEBOOK LOVE: How father of 2 uses social media to lure, rape, rob ladies

Save our needy, Shoprite give school befitting learning environment

EGMM, electrical dealers endorse Ize-Iyamu

Outstanding cleared LASUES results set for graduation

How to access the powers to overcome

Ineh The Musical: Exquisitely celebrating nation builders

NERFUND gets new MD

Lagos records 88.14% success in 2016 BECE result

Boycott screening, forfeit your employment, FG warns dispersed immigration recruits

Osinbajo for Delta Economic, Investment Summit tomorrow

Thrift collector docked over alleged N1m fraud

Investigate my husband’s death, Ebonyi widow begs police

Efuru @ 50: Call for papers

Export promotion Council accuses Customs of frustrating export

Atilade urges Christians to unite against moves to Islamise Nigeria

Nigeria lost N51.28bn to pipeline vandalism in 2015 – NNPC

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We’ll expose, prosecute those behind Zamfara killings – Gov. Yari

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Niger set aside 30,000 hectares of land for grazing

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Rivers people enjoy good governance under my administration – Wike

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Protesting recruits must be screened before employment – says NIS CG

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Economy: If we don’t expand, we’ll end up where Jonathan ended – Emir of Kano

S.Africa finance minister says he won’t submit to police probe

Unemployed docked for alleged theft, escape from police custody

One dead, Soldier wounded in Damaturu gas explosion

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Proposed communication tax is double taxation – NUPTE

NOA, CBN to launch campaign against abuse of Naira

INEC faults Alegeh on inconclusive elections

I was arrested by EFCC because of my relationship with Deziani – First Bank ED

North Korea test-fires sub-launched missile close to Japan

Explosions, gunfire rock American University of Afghanistan

Last season ‘the best of my career’ – Ronaldo

Henry Okah ‘terror mastermind’ appeals conviction by S.Africa court

Obasanjo pledges to support Nigeria, Liberia

Nigeria lost N51.28 billion to pipeline vandalism in 2015 – NNPC

Gas explosion kills 1 in Damaturu

Italy: ‘My sister and her husband are under the rubble’

‘What N-Delta needs from Buhari’

Sheriff denies sponsoring Boko Haram

Police disperse opposition march with tear gas, water cannon

LIRS again seals Protea hotel over N11.07m tax fraud

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Rio Olympics: Ezeonwuka calls for Danlong’s resignation

NSCDC decries begging among IDPs

Rio Olympics: Call for Dalung’s resignation rages

Garba Shehu, This is definitely not the Change Buhari Promised!

Economic Recession: Blame past administrations- Sanusi

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Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB splits

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Over 38 dead, dozens injured, trapped or missing in Italy’s deadliest quakes

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Ngige warns against slash in salaries, hours of work

Fuel tanker ‎explodes on Benin-Auchi expressway

I did not bring Buhari to power – Obasanjo

Presidency to host 30 youth with technology-based ideas, innovations

Aviation unions protest planned concession of Lagos, Abuja, Kano, PH Airports

British woman dies in Australian ‘Allahu Akbar’ stabbing

Niger state to establish special schools to train teachers

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It saddens me when governors lobby to reduce minimum wage- Ben Bruce

Dogara, Jubrin and other tales

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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A plate of soup

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Ondo 2016: APC, to your tents everyone

My plans for Ondo — Jegede

All about new telecom service tax law

Another Olympics not to remember

StarTimes shows off innovation in new combo decoder

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Opera partners Google on progressive web apps for Nigerian mobile users

Police discover graves in house of prophet who chained 28 persons

No criminal implications in naming dog after person —Lawyers

Man jailed 19 years for raping friend’s daughter

NLC holds nationwide protest over killings in Nasarawa, workers’ plight in Imo

Sen Nwaoboshi dragged to court for defying court injunction

Endorsement: Ondo APC Elders back Tinubu

Benue lawmakers begin refund of N317m car loan— Gov Ortom

I’ll fix Ondo battered economy in 45 days — Ekungba

60th birthday: Buhari, Kerry laud Sultan on patriotism

We need credible information to rescue Chibokgirls – Buhari

Govt has not abandoned you, Minister tells artists

Arrest of soldiers’ killers: Bayelsa Task Force, JMTF claim glory

241 Nigerian voluntary returnees from Libya arrive Lagos Airport

Lagos lifts embargo on planning permit issuance to completed buildings

I’ll forever remain an issue in Ekiti politics — Fayose

GENCOs appoints new executive secretary

Buhari condemns Zamfara killings on Twitter

Ugwuanyi’s school feeding initiative

Star, NPFL usher new era for Nigeria football

Sports Minister never objected to U-23 team’s US trip – NFF

Much needs to be done in fight against kidnapping —Acting IG

Argentina coach hoping to ease Messi workload

FG awards N700bn contracts in N-Delta over 7 years – Audit C’ttee

Delta APC apologises to Harriman over expulsion

Udoh regains scoring touch as Enyimba win

NFF staff grumble over poor state of Nigerian football

Ladipo lauds Siasia’s Olympic team

Itsekiri never demanded own state – Lori-Ogbebor

We’ll deal decisively with any corrupt individual, Buhari tells Kerry

CBN suspends 9 banks from forex transactions

2016 ADMISSION: We won’t interfere with candidates’ list—OLOYEDE

CBN must review 41 items restricted from FX market – OPS

Girl electrocuted after writing WASCE makes 2Bs, 6Cs

Man, 23, docked for eating neighbour’s turkeys

Paralympics 2016: CAS dashes Russia’s hope

Customs to block 243 clearing licenses over import duty infraction

Green House powers Nigerian tech start ups with $10 mn

IDPs: Domesticate Kampala Convention, UN envoy tells FG

NHRC probes death of MOD protocol officer in EFCC cell

GOtv unveils new brand identity, Introduces GOtv Lite

Moses celebrates Mikel’s Olympic bronze

Sports Development: Nigeria has blueprint but lacks implementation, says Danagogo

Kelechi Iheanacho is excited about his future

NFF stalls Salisu Yusuf’s contract

List of banks barred from forex transactions by Central Bank of Nigeria

Epidemic looms in Borno—WHO

Boko Haram : Borno AG calls for Modu Sherif’s arrest

We will institutionalise anti-corruption war – Buhari assures U.S.

Breaking News: Police withdraw from Kwankwaso’s home

Our P-H crusade is contact point to bring peace to N/Delta – Primate Ayodele

Anambra @ 25: The challenges, gains, tasks before Anambra people

Lagos to witness birth of new broadcast machinery- Ambode

Restructuring not solution to our problems– Ndume

Operators of travel agencies decry infiltration of untrained personnel in the sector

Central Bank of Nigeria bars nine banks from forex transactions

Suspended Rivers’ election may be concluded in October if…- INEC

Rivers Rerun: Court order stopping results declaration in Tai LGA, commendable – PDP

Nigerians will surmount current economic challenges says Primate Okoh

Gowon lauds Buhari’s determination to rid the country of corruption

Obasanjo says Mambila can become hub of tea production in Africa

Photos: First Int’l cargo aircraft lands in Akanu Ibiam Airport, Enugu

Corruption is not only a crime, it must be tamed – John Kerry

We need credible information to rescue chibok girls – Buhari

SMEDAN commends FG on sesame seeds

Buhari: I will keep my promise on Boko Haram

In photos: John Kerry in Aso Rock

Police arrest alleged kidnapper, killer of Delta monarch

Japanese Govt donates solar power worth $9.7m to Nigeria

NDDC Board: Judge hands-off suit challenging Buhari’s nominations

Chibok parents: Why we boycotted BBOG march

NAFDAC alerts of fake alcohol

Father stabs son to death for not studying

PDP labelled me disloyal for refusing to share money – Osunbor

I want my son dead or alive, husband tells court

Adamawa workers shut Govt House, demand removal of some officials

Kerry arrive Aso Villa, meets with Buhari

Muslims not welcome in Czech Republic – Prime Minister

NDDC Board: Justice Okon Abang hands-off suit challenging Buhari’s nominations

Those who kill the innocent, shout ‘Allah is Great’ are simply deranged – Buhari

Abuja Chamber says made-in-Nigeria products will boost economy

At 60, Sultan of Sokoto has demonstrated uncommon leadership style, patriotism – Buhari

Photos: John Kerry in Sokoto

Soldiers kill kidnap kingpin in Abia

$10bn trapped outside Nigeria due to FG, CBN policies – OPS

‘$10bn trapped outside Nigeria due to doubtful policies’

Mr. Chinakwe’s dog, the sons of Lucifer and the seed of Al Shaitan

Ex-militant , ‘Gen. Africa’ nabs killers of three soldiers in Bayelsa

Kerry due to meet Buhari, warns against military crackdowns in Nigeria

My electrocuted daughter made excellent grades in WASCE – Says father

Guard jailed over theft of N700 canned drinks

My husband beat me to pulp with his belt

Police seals Kwankwaso residence in Kano

Man lures 11-year-old girl to market place, rapes her

My wife started embarrassing me in public the day l told her i earn only N30, 000 monthly

JAMB: Areas candidates will be assessed for admissions into universities

‘APC will not manipulate Ondo guber primary’

2016 admission: JAMB say no candidate must emanate from any other source…

Fraudster in holy land, dupes injured Kaduna pilgrim

Nigeria, PDP and the democratic imperative

IMF ranking of Nigeria’s economy will dampen investors’ confidence – Economist

John Kerry lauds Sultan Abubakar for promoting religious tolerance

John Kerry meets Buhari, says extremism can’t be defeated through repression or fear

The Igbo as a Blessing to Nigeria

Father, 56, remanded in Lagos prison over incestuous relationship with daughter

300 Boko Haram insurgents killed in Air force strike – CAS

Prisons Controller wants public-private partnership in reforming inmates

Killing of 8 in Zamfara over alleged blasphemy barbaric, unacceptable – Buhari

Recruitment: Police use lie detector on candidates

Govt. has not abandoned you – Lai Mohammed

Abubakar Shekau wounded in NAF’s Sambia raid

Buhari to receive 18-seater bus built by N-Delta youths at Innoson Motors

Monday, August 22, 2016

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Abakaliki jail break: Human rights group accuses prisons officials of extra-judicial killings

Customs, importers bicker over exchange rate differentials

Group vows to uphold Nigeria’s unity, tackle corruption

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