Guardian News Archive for December 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Mourinho rules out loan moves for fringe players

Russia pledges retaliation for US hacking punishment

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Four ministries get 70% of 2017 recurrent vote

FG recovers 40 new SUVs from ex-perm secretary

Britain criticises focus on Israel settlements after Kerry speech

Anxiety over fate of tomato paste industry

Guardiola, Klopp meet again in Anfield showdown

Microsoft, MainOne move to improve SMEs productivity

Pinnick re-affirms NFF’s support for Nigeria Pitch Awards

Practical steps that lead to success at work

‘Baby expectancy changes a woman’s brain’

ASUU accuses JAMB registrar, Unilorin VC of N2b fraud

Record-chasing Chelsea out to stoke title dreams

Shekau surfaces in new video, says Boko Haram not crushed

Trump, Obama disputes spill into the open

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Police arrest suspect planning to bomb Third Mainland Bridge

Kanu rated among 48 world’s best football legends

Reserves rise by $860m, hit $25.4 billion

Kanu rated among 48th world’s best football legends

How policy flip-flop, recession jolted sector in 2016

Government raises import duties on consumable, luxury goods

Yahoo’s data breaches unlikely to derail Verizon deal

Fayose’s fallacious predictions

A new generation, a new fiddle

Obiano gives terms for fresh N4 billion ‘community grants’

Rohr to monitor Cameroun, Algeria in 2017 AFCON

Getting Nigeria out of recession

The role fashion plays in the hopes, possibilities and realities of Nigerians

Organisers want more female participants in PZ Chemistry Challenge

Litigation forced me to appoint council administrators, says Bagudu

Toshiba falls after rating cuts as nuclear unit faces writedown

The year of hunger

Buhari, Odigie-Oyegun mourn Senator Okpozo, Onitiri

Okorocha declares two-week holiday for Imo workers

Benue workers allege half salary payment by goverment

Alli double sees Spurs past Southampton

German police detain alleged contact of Berlin truck attacker

US church shooter won't call witnesses to avoid death penalty

Five dead, many injured as train hits bus near Tunis

Trump slams Obama on Twitter

Kerry warns Israel settlements threaten democracy

21 freed Chibok girls prevented from celebrating Christmas at home

11 dead migrants found on Libya beaches

Blast in Kabul hits Afghan MP's vehicle, three wounded

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Presidency removes 50,000 ghost workers from payroll

Government under fire for N370b rise in recurrent spending

Militant groups declare truce in Niger Delta

NCAA fines Arik N6m over ‘poor handling’ of luggage

Dutch second division team names Oliseh as head coach

iOpenEye, Etisalat spice up Christmas with stage play, Love & Recession

Former ANA boss urges FG to support publishing industry

Edo Boy wins ABU welterweight title, GOtv Boxing Night 10’s N1.5m

ICT sector struggled with recession in 2016

Clarifying our confusions for 2017

‘We are developing Rivers State in spite of recession’

Ambode targets 20,000 housing units in three years

To make Nigeria a nation state

FG seeks quantity surveyors’ assistance to exit recession

Liverpool come roaring back to demolish Stoke

NDLEA arrests 2 suspects with cocaine

'Star Wars' icon Carrie Fisher dead at 60

Toure happy to come in from the cold

PDP salutes Buhari, military for capturing Sambisa Forest

First Istanbul trial begins for Turkey coup suspects

Main black box of crashed Russian plane found

Monday, December 26, 2016

Conte focused on league crown, not record

Senate wants N182.5 billion for constituency projects

Two suspected female terrorists die from own bombs

Obama confident he could have won the White House again

Revenue from white products hits N1.12tr

With extra funding, dedication, Nigerian players will excel globally, says Oshodi

Wednesday sink Newcastle, Neil under pressure

Southern Kaduna indigenes, El-Rufai differ over killings

CeBIH seeks healthy competition for e-payment growth in 2017

Institute urges government to raise funding for HIV/AIDS

Nigeria to achieve 30% broadband penetration by 2018, says Minister

CBN, Heritage Bank offer N2b lifeline to Triton Aqua

Ekiti pays N140m severance package to past office holders

Jurists hail book on ADR

Former commissioner donates N35m worth of radio station to UNIZIK

Gunmen kidnap wife of PDP’s chieftain in Asaba

Delta moves to revive Principals’ Cup, signs MoU with consultant

More winners emerge in FCMB’s promo

Cleric urges Buhari to reduce masses’ suffering

Army ends Operation Python Dance in South-East

Iheanacho scores in Manchester City 3-0 win at Hull

Parts of crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea

MTN pays N80bn of N330bn fine - FG

Indonesia marks tsunami 12 years after with prayers

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Fixtures favour Chelsea, complains Mourinho

British singer George Michael dies aged 53: publicist

NNPC vows to find lasting peace in Niger Delta

Silver Lake said to join $1.2b round in key Alibaba arm

The Ethiopian guide to famine prevention

Klopp targets more luck with injuries as Reds chase Chelsea

Bittersweet Christmas for Iraqi Christians near Mosul

God ‘ll give Buhari solution to Nigeria’s problem in 2017- Kumuyi

2016 leaves world 'awash with fear'

GMO will not wipe out traditional crops, says Expert

Alleged air pollution from SPDC’s Gas plant : Environmentalist calls for study

'No survivors' as Syria-bound Russian jet crashes

FG to re-open two major roads in Borno after Boko Haram defeat

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Christmas: Buhari, Saraki, Tinubu urge prayers for recovery

Nigerians in last minute rush for shopping, travelling

A coffee table book explains The Essential Buhari

GENCOs, TCN trade blame over wasted energy

‘Claim by Amokachi of agents bribing coaches is strange’

Futuristic space for Artists of Connectivity

Mohammed would support African exit from SKA

How art confronted recession in year 2016

Receive ‘Even Now’ last minute breakthroughs

When Swedish Embassy celebrated Saint Lucia Day 2016

Clerics’ impressions of 2016 and prayers for next year

Esele: Government should jettison idea of importing crude from Niger

Samagbeyi: It will put pressure on foreign exchange

Security and integration in West Africa

UN settlements vote 'biased and shameful': Netanyahu

FG committed to enthroning desired change - APC

Halliburton to settle class action suit for $54 million

Tunisia arrests nephew, two others linked to Berlin suspect

Buhari salutes Nigerian Army for capturing Sambisa Forest

All-night talks fail to reach DR Congo deal

South Korea protesters pushing for Park ouster

Buratai salutes soldiers for insurgency fight

China fines GM unit $29 million for 'price-fixing'

Friday, December 23, 2016

Christmas: ATMs running out of cash

2016 in retrospect… The fights, the divorce, the deaths, the accolades

Med-View passengers weep, kick as luggage couldn’t arrive from London

Audrey Joe-Ezigbo

Celebrating Chioma Ajunwa, Super Falcons!

The Homeless: Do they know it’s Christmas?

Barcelona to face Athletic Bilbao again in Copa del Rey

Hijackers of Libyan plane surrender in Malta

Ebola vaccine may be 'up to 100% effective'

Berlin truck attack suspect shot dead in Milan

Tears as houses worth N15bn get demolished

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Fonda calls on Trump to back native American protest

Telecoms subscribers to get poorer services as vandalism rises

Chinese automobile firm launches GS4 Nigeria

Onnoghen’s job as CJN hangs in the balance

Honda in talks with Google’s Waymo on self-drive tech

Lionel Messi sidelined for three weeks over groin injury

V8 Ventures opens workshop in Lagos

Borno, Bauchi governors present N183.84b, N145.5b budgets to lawmakers

Aregbesola: Redefining development

The good, the bahd and the lingo: An ode to the bridge that pop culture built

Toyota partners NIMECHE, donates N10m automobile equipment

Robert Lewandowski not for sale, Carlos Ancelotti warns PSG

FAAN enhances security at airports ahead of Yuletide 

Stakeholders make case for local internet content hosting

Nigeria’s dwindling fortunes in athletics and how to sprint forward

On Nigeria’s national renewable energy action plan

What outstanding customer service leaders do differently – Part 1

Edo to build mini-stadia in schools

The drugs crisis in Jos and the legacy of the ethno-religious violence

Pope tells Vatican to put women, lay experts into top jobs

Putin urges Russian nuclear weapons boost

US returns Alibaba website to counterfeits blacklist

Senegal finish year top of Africa rankings, Nigeria ranked 8th

European populists link Berlin attack to Merkel policies

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

N700 billion trapped in private placement scams

Ibori ends jail term, regains freedom in London

Nigeria’s debt service bill tops N4tr in three years

Government okays 5% reward to whistle blowers in anti-graft fight

Southeast senators boycott Buhari’s town hall parley

42 rights organisations seek probe into alleged repression of pro-Biafra activists

BUA’s CCNN $300m 1.5million tonne/year cement plant ready for Q3 2017

Skye Bank hosts mentorship programme for female entrepreneurs

Enjoying a healthy and stress-free holiday season

Outdated textbooks stunt sustainable development, says UNESCO

Prison 'killing' Peru's re-jailed ex-leader Fujimori

UN chief backs church-mediated talks in DRCongo

Mourinho plays down new contract reports

INEC's partisanship fuels electoral violence, says Fayose

Gambia president again refuses to step down

Buhari faces spreading opposition as Nigerian economy slumps

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Airfares rise by 100 per cent as workers shut Arik

Senate overrules Ndume, insists on Magu’s rejection

‘How focus on productive sector can boost job creation, revenue’

Nigeria ranks 137th in ICT Development Index

Amos Adamu faces another ban over alleged corruption

Senate set for showdown with Presidency over National Health Act

EFCC files charges against Adoke, Etete, others over Malabu oil deal

FG signs MOU for mass production of electricity meter

Vardy suspended for three games for red card

Russia, Iran, Turkey agree on need to widen Syria truce

NBA seeks review of 1999 Constitution

Electoral College confirms White House win for Trump

12 killed as lorry crashes into Berlin Xmas market

Monday, December 19, 2016

Senate denies rejecting Magu as EFCC chairman, calling for SGF’s sack

Foreign airlines to reduce operations over forex policy

I cannot trade my Olympic medal for Chelsea first team place, says Obi Mikel

Disney’s ‘Rogue One’ surges with $155.1 million weekend Haul

One month after, no more unwanted guests for Obaseki

Uber's loss exceeds $800 million in third quarter on $1.7 billion in net revenue

FCT residents thrilled by ‘Big Brother Naija’ comeback

Lagos pays N125, 941 pension rights in nine years

Media should be for transformational influence

Ighinidu receives ‘Most Outstanding PR Personality of the Year’ award

Famine victims in northeast to double in 2017

Griezmann named French player of year

Trial opens of 'Rasputin' at heart of South Korea crisis

Buhari may prosecute Magu, Lawal

MMM founder accuses media of causing panic among participants

Anti-Trump camp seeks electoral college revolt

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Weak estimates threaten proposed 2017 budget

Miss Puerto Rico crown Miss World 2016

Cabinet shakeup looms in Buhari’s government

Passengers groan as airlines cancel flights over fuel scarcity

Randle tasks leaders on Nigeria’s rescue, selfless service

How to make reorientation campaign credible, by Maduka

Kwara Assembly plans zero budgeting template for next year

Dalung preaches unity, accountability at NFF congress

NICON to offer group welfare insurance for CEO’s of microfinance banks

FROT Group pledges continuous support for Edo Principals Cup

Propertygate’s boss identifies structural problems of mass housing

Surveyors warn Nigerians against patronising touts 

Families in court over N70 million property in Umuogowerem, Owerri

At least 20 dead in DR Congo gold mine collapse

Lebanon gets new government led by Saad Hariri

Ivory Coast votes as president seeks strong majority

Sterling sinks Arsenal to reignite Man City

Magu: SERAP drags Senate to UN

Buses enter Aleppo to resume evacuation

Iran discusses nuclear ships plan with IAEA chief

Ouattara seeks strong legislative majority as Ivory Coast votes

At least 30 soldiers dead in Yemen suicide blast

Buhari, Mahama to mediate Gambian political impasse – ECOWAS leaders

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Doris Simeon’s advocacy movie on malaria, abuse goes to the roots

ECOWAS issues deadline to resolve Gambian crisis

Renewed anxiety over Ogoni cleanup

One week to Christmas: Jet A-1 scarcity choking aviation sector

It’s a new dawn for supporters club in Nigeria, says Okumagba

Battle of flair, as Arsenal faces Manchester City

The cosmopolitan: Teju Cole and the new African internationalism

Police to investigate Wike over alleged audio comments

Costa earns Chelsea 11th straight win

Ban leaves door open for South Korea president run

Buhari at 74, salutes Army for colourful parade, drills

Obama vows to send 'clear message' to Putin, warns Trump

FIFA boss wants video referees at 2018 World Cup

Five star gig for King Sunny Ade at 70

Friday, December 16, 2016

Victory at last, as government releases fund for Super Falcons

With you are mine, Ogoor dreams big

NJC recommends sack of justice Ononogbo

Tolu Odukoya- Ijogun:Fulfilling destiny through counselling, music...

Glitz, Glamour of ‘The Lagos Street Party’

California AG threatens action against Uber’s self-driving cars

Ibim Semenitari, hubby, Henry, mark 24th year of marital bliss

Grand reception for James Ibori

Okogie seeks support for disabled Nigerians, recognition in National budget

Suarez 'feels special' after new Barca deal

Senate committee pledges to expose IDPs’ misappropriated funds

‘LASTMA vehicle did not kill tanker motorboy’

Keep calm and Nollywood

Amending the constitution is a recipe for disaster, says Adetuyi

Re-potting container plants

Honeywell reiterates commitment to CSR at NYSC cooking competition

Provost charges graduands to be good ambassadors

PMB at 74:Peace shuttle in birthday week

Mr & Miss Fashion Nigeria holds Dec 23

11th-hour talks in tense Congo as president's mandate ends

Obama: Syria's Assad, Russia and Iran have blood on hands

Obama says US will retaliate against Russian hacking

South Korea president's lawyers say no grounds for impeachment

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Market prices run wild

Senate rejects Magu as EFCC chairman, cites security reports

Buhari commissions warships in Lagos as army promotes 227 officers

Risks to new oil deal - Kachikwu

Senate to probe NFF, assures Super Falcons of payment

Tell me! Do you call this change?

A Christmas gift to all Nigerians

Oyagbola, MTN’s executive resigns

Entrepreneurship will stimulate economic recovery

Ogun paves way for higher investments in 2017

Mercedes unveils roomier, technology-loaded E class

Stars meet in Ilorin for 18-hole Saraki Pro-Am tourney

West African HIV-2 prevalence associated with lower male circumcision rates

Dietary magnesium reduces risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes

Kenya’s Massai break tradition to save the lion

Burundi edges closer to abyss

Stakeholders canvass for full implementation and monitoring for greater dividends

Mega party: PDP will not change its name - Gana

Buhari inaugurates Naval ships, pledges support to military

Benzema to learn if sextape case dropped

Fuel subsidy: Nigeria saves N15.4 billion monthly says Osinbajo

Bama trade hub a ghost town after Boko Haram rule

Obama: ‘Some critics thought my presidency would last only a year’

No deal in sight as ECOWAS-AU-UN coalition insists Jammeh must quit

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Nigeria to spend more on servicing debts, ‘lifestyles’

Okowa, Obaseki, Ekwueme, others pay last respects as Michael Ibru is interred

Putin himself involved in US election hack

Air passengers stranded as aviation fuel scarcity bites harder nationwide

Presidency summons Dalung, Pinnick, as Falcons take protest to National Assembly

Olufunso Amosun tasks youths on establishment of small-scale businesses   

President Buhari presents N7.30trn budget for 2017

Ban on land importation of vehicles may cause hardship

Philippines' Duterte says he personally killed people

‘No evidence yet to indict Diezani, Adoke, Aganga on Malabu oil deal’

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

NCC plans new guidelines for SIM swap amid process lapses

Chelsea ready to allow Mikel to join another club on loan next month

Nigeria loses N305b to fraud in gas flare data

How Nigeria’s N53 trillion budget of 18 years failed

N30b debts rock Nigeria’s telecommunications sector

Playing games

Kidnappers of Delta Assembly speaker to spend 104 years in jail

More shipping firms to merge in 2017

As you know Bob – showing vs telling

‘Resentment lies at the heart of Nigerian unity challenges’

GMO: Why transparency matters

Arase urges application of technology to fight crime

FG partners SunTrust Bank on N13bn housing scheme for workers

Government targets NIPOST to aid financial inclusion initiatives

Koeman goads Wenger after Arsenal crash

‘Paucity of funds hinders metering of over 700,000 consumers in South East’

Oral literature experts spearhead campaign for cultural heritage

Report claims African governments stifling Internet expansion

Afghan bag shirt boy meets his idol Messi

Senator proposes law to halt naira free float

China warns Trump of 'crushing his own toes' on Taiwan

MMM freezes Nigerian participants' accounts

Ronaldo beats Messi to win fourth Ballon d'Or

Monday, December 12, 2016

Senate cuts down President’s control of Nigeria Police Force

Wike, others foil alleged plot to stop declaration of results

Big goals, big titles win Ronaldo Ballon d'Or

‘We cannot totally prevent exam malpractice in Law School’

AfricaSanta takes to the streets

Ronaldo wins fourth Ballon d'Or crown

Mahrez wins BBC African Player of the Year award

Buhari frowns at illegal migration of Nigerians to Europe

Trump taps retired general Kelly for Homeland Security chief

Rivers rerun poll: Police officer, orderly beheaded

Sudan's Bashir vows to crush opposition protests

Ronaldo poised for Ballon d'Or glory

Bill English sworn in as New Zealand PM after Key exit

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Winners emerge in Rivers bloody re-run elections

Airlines panic as Nigeria, Ghana run out of aviation fuel

Bankers’ development intervention fund takes off January 1

Surveyors plan ‘Green Book,’ new scale of fees

No plan to ban Super Falcons players, coaches over faceoff, says NFF

Fire razes multi-billion shopping mall in Edo

100 volunteers, others engaged for CAF’s beach soccer tourney

Misplaced priorities ‘killing’ Nigerian sports, says Adelabu

Ponzi schemes, amnesia and the laws of gold

Quantity surveyors seek role in budget process

Tears flow on Akwa Ibom’s day of doom

Weightlifting association gets new board in Ondo State

NBA tasks FG on obeying court orders, demands El-Zakzaky’s release

Olufua Godwin, Zainab Momoh emerge winners at maiden Lagos South West badminton championship

Austrian firms woo Nigerian investors in building materials

NICON settles student welfare claims

Disquiet over non-appointment of federal auditor general

‘Why military approach has failed Nigeria’

Bombing kills 23 near Cairo Coptic cathedral

Mkhitaryan tames Spurs to stop Man Utd rot

PDP crisis: Party chieftain urges Jonathan to take control

Ronaldo declared 20 million euros in Swiss banks

Dylan 'honoured' to receive Nobel despite no-show

Gambia's Jammeh to contest election result in court

Uyo church collapse leaves over 50 dead

North Korea military drill targets South's presidential office

Wike accuses security operatives of hijacking election materials

Double Istanbul bombings kill 29 after football game

From the diary of a player, Aisha is Kadi

'Rogue One' premiere brings the Force back to Hollywood

Udom escapes death, as church building collapses in Uyo

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Violence, killings, irregularities wreck Rivers rerun poll

Raising issues with Nigeria’s air quality and standards

Dreams and other dangerous pursuits

Joshua retains world heavyweight title, targets Klitschko

Alphabet execs page, schmidt said to attend Trump tech meeting

Do you want a miracle?

Group calls for introduction of peace education in Nigerian

African Development Bank plans investment in four states

Challenging the status quo

Understanding the present time

Jesus’ incarnation and Christmas

Emstar, Cquence set to take over naija music

Fighting the enemy of your greatness: Pride and arrogance

NDE commences off season agric production training in Abia

We demand justice and equitable treatment-HRM Eze (Dr.) Eberechi N Dick

A tribute to Professor Steve Okpalefe Ogude

The tears, the celebration that trailed Elechi Amadi’s final passage

Ikpeazu, Obi canvass use of Nigerian products

Umahi Denies plans to decamp to APC

Republicans reject reports Russia helped Trump win election

Ozil, Iwobi prove worth as Arsenal go top

Suicide bomber kills 35 Yemen soldiers

Gambia refuses entry to ECOWAS head amid election dispute

Okaka's Watford brace deepens Everton gloom

Russia interfered in US election to help Trump win

South Koreans celebrate Park impeachment

45,000 left homeless after Indonesia quake

EPL preview: Mourinho on trial against Spurs

Friday, December 09, 2016

Tara Fela Durotoye: Being a pacesetter

Rivers goes to polls today amid anxiety over security

Teen female bombers kill 30 in Madagali 

Nana Akufo-Addo wins Ghana presidential election

Super Falcons protest may extend beyond Eid-l Maulud Festival

Why Ndigbo are not happy with Buhari, by Ohanaeze

NAHCON urges pilgrims to commence partial payments

Scientists, Laureates want Nobel Prize to divest from fossil fuels

Imo shuts 22 illegal private schools, gives 37 one week to register

Brother Jekwu: Mike Ezuruonye’s first fruit as a producer

Junior Pope here with first movie Pain And Pleasure Of Sex

Wizkid, Boyega, Adedumola, Iyeh, Okoye battle for TFAA ‘Young Person Of The Year’

Brighter chances for Nigeria at 2017 Grammys, as Wizkid, Kah-Lo make nomination list

The KLM Dare2Dream Milan Experience: From Lagos Launch Party with Kunle Afolayan & Ay

Trump's cabinet picks so far - a quick guide

Obama orders 'full review' of 2016 election cyberattacks

The world needs Canada 'very, very badly' - Biden

Kenya deploys army doctors as hospital strike deepens

Bomb blasts kill 30 in Adamawa

Blatter blasts Infantino over lack of respect

Supreme Court upholds Ayade's election as governor of Cross River

Rivers election should be peaceful, Buhari says

Ghana challenger leads presidential vote

South Korean lawmakers impeach scandal-hit president

Angola awaits successor to long-ruling leader Dos Santos

Impeachment day for South Korea's president

Court grants order to arrest, sack Amaechi, Onu

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Squabbles begin as Senate seeks N1.4tr for constituency projects

APC beats drums of war in Rivers re-run polls

American space legend John Glenn dead at 95

FG seeks support for NCC, operators over data hike

We made no provision for Falcons’ victory, minister confesses

Rivers on knife-edge over rerun polls

Ronaldo publishes details of 225m-euro income

Mimiko in the eye of history

FG advises Nigerians to brace for telecom data price increase

A message to voters

Ghana's opposition candidate 'confident' he's won

EU states to return migrants to Greece from March

Pakistan plane issued Mayday call before deadly crash

Trump picks fossil fuel ally to head environment agency

Substantial successes recorded against Boko Haram

Trump taps China ambassador, consults Obama

Why did Gambia's Yahya Jammeh concede defeat?

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Senate ‘aborts’ Super Falcons protest to Aso Villa

Fake visas cost RwandAir over N8b on Lagos-Dubai route

Super-moon lightens December skies

Apple is in talks with Hollywood for early access to movies on iTunes

Caution as CBN, NERDC plan inclusion of financial education in curricula

Trade takes backseat as seaports operations falter

Government seeks private sector participation in revamping economy

Obasanjo, Soyinka laud Ooni’s efforts to unite Yoruba monarchs

Super Falcons are worthy ambassadors, says Emzor boss

Home truth

Nigerian universities and low standards

Nasir El-Rufai, Nigeria and the killer-herdsmen

Dylan snubs Nobel, Santos to accept Peace Prize in Oslo

Harman’s first bet after Samsung deal is car dashboard projector

Reps mull resource control, special status for Lagos, Kano, Port’Harcourt

SoftBank shares soar after Trump boasts of $50 bn deal

CBN warns banks against charging double digit interest rates

Assange claims sex was 'consensual' in released testimony

Time magazine names Trump its 2016 'Person of the Year'

Court adjourns Patience Jonathan’s law suit

Health Minister blames unwanted pregnancies on user failure to use contraceptives

After Trump row, China urges US to bar Taiwan leader

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Corruption war in danger as Senate tweaks law for immunity

Tension mounts over Rivers rerun elections

Super Falcons refuse to vacate hotel in Abuja, reject NFF’s promises

It can’t be business as usual again in Nigeria, Buhari insists

It’s risky to talk about Nigeria now, says Jonathan

Workers threaten strike over sack gale by airlines, operators scramble to avert action

Buhari decries child trafficking, tasks states on domesticating Act

Corps member, Ifedolapo died of kidney infections, says report

I will turn Nigeria to a tourism economy, says minister

Uganda’s Army senior commander faces trial at ICC

NATO, EU unite amid uncertainty posed by Trump

NITDA targets increase in ICT contributions to GDP from seven areas

The 10-lane road as metaphor

How to sustain Nigeria’s $68b telecoms sector, by experts

Quest to digitalise operations at Nigerian ports heightens

‘Non-passage of foreclosure law retards housing development’

‘Why IOCs want indigenous firms to cut contracts cost’

Advances in artificial blood, drug for sickle cell pains

World-first therapeutic dental vaccine trials could start in 2018

Crab shell patch could help keep hearts beating after attack

No threat to Wike’s life - APC scribe

Reps move to separate AGF’s office and Minister of Justice

Nigeria is on right track to change for good – Buhari

NFF pledges to pay Super Falcons

Bernard Cazeneuve named French PM after Valls quits

Monday, December 05, 2016

Super Falcons threaten to take protest to Presidential Villa

Chapecoense confirmed as Copa Sudamericana champions

Cost of air travel may rise as NCAA audits operators

Billing controversy threatens electricity supply to South East

CBN replies Sanusi, says TSA inflows cover govt’s borrowings

Suspense builds over Trump secretary of state search

After AWCON victory, NFF wants to make Falcons world champions

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel to host 2017 Oscars

Viva la revolucion?

At Jingle Ball 2016, users coded their own emoji thanks to Google

Nigerite emerges MAN’s cleanest manufacturing firm in safety awards

Daily glass of white wine raises skin cancer risk by 13%

Militants getting impatient, Diete-Spiff tells government

Our pretence on the traditional rulers

Ghana goes to tension-soaked election tomorrow

Nigerian Law School class of 91 holds anniversary

Military moves to unravel financiers of terrorism

Immigration elevates spokesman, others

Skoro, Fighting Machine trade words ahead GOtv Boxing Night 10 

Former Cameroun captain, Rigobert Song, recovering after stroke scare

‘Dialysis patients may walk their way to better health’

NUJ bars coverage of police activities in Gombe State

Kerry warns of 'anxieties' driving Western politics

Trump names Carson as housing secretary

Tinubu denies planning to dump APC

FG committed to cushioning effects of economic recession, says minister

Ghana's presidential candidates make final push before vote

Sunday, December 04, 2016

Victorious Falcons return, take protest to Abuja

Afreximbank seeks improved intra-Africa trade

Snapchat maker expands in London ahead of public offering

UPDC’s The Residences berths in Lagos

Local production suffers setback on dollarisation of raw materials

INEC, Wike bicker over Rivers rerun poll

Poor academic performance in boys linked to sedentary lifestyle

Aframero seeks better deal for local furniture makers

Aisha Buhari advises on Nigerian culture

Bon Hotels targets 2018 completion for projects in Abuja, others

On a new Tor Tiv

Akwa Ibom seeks investors in sustainable development projects

Clinical trials for ‘three-parent’ babies

Boeing CEO Says U.S. must lead on trade or risk losing

Buhari for security forum in Senegal

‘Global economic conditions have challenged growth’

Nigeria in Group A, as Lagos reaffirms readiness for African Beach Soccer Nations Cup

‘Strengthen other welfare schemes to reduce pressure on pension fund’

Carnival: Ayade leads bikers’ dry run

Sir Olaniwun Ajayi and Afenifere

Advocates launch HIV enlightenment in Lagos schools

UnityKapital assures shareholders of seamless service delivery

Why Jammeh lost: Gambian leader's downfall in five points

Raul Castro vows to defend Fidel's revolution

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Trump appoints Nigerian member economic advisory team

Experts on how to revamp power sector

Hold El-Rufai if anything happens to me – Senator Sani

What Men Want … Depicting the travail of African woman

Falcons beat Cameroon 1-0, lift eighth AWCON title

Ambode’s wife, stakeholders seek action against female genital mutilation

Legacy Projects: Workers training institute is dream come true, says Mimiko

Buhari congratulates Adama Barrow, The Gambia President-Elect 

Tribute to my hero: Fidel Castro of Cuba

Power supply and the debt challenge

Christ’s second coming will be swift and sudden

Gambia Election Outcome: Experts say it’s a good development for Africa’s democracy

How safe for women having children in their 50s?

Marine Platforms’ intervention gives Northern Nigerian writers a boost

Onunu Festival in Ihiagwa

Omontuemhen: To cancel power privatisation is to repeal everything ever privatised

Nigeria calls for awareness, protection of cultural heritage

Living Water: Peace in christ

Christ Army ordains new priests

Restoring trust and confidence in a time of crisis

Sanchez's treble fires swaggering Arsenal

Super Falcons beat Cameroon to retain AWCON title

Man City fall as Chelsea secure 8th straight win

Fabregas makes Chelsea return at Man City

Friday, December 02, 2016

Toun Okewale Sonaiya: Voice of women

Release El-Zakzaky within 45 days

Barrow wins Gambian presidential election, as Jammeh concedes defeat

Preparing for Christmas in a recessed economy

We’ll win AWCON trophy as Christmas gift for Nigerians, Falcons vow

The weekend review: Spontaneity and all its ramifications

Moroccan King, Buhari sign 15 bilateral agreements

Apple founder street name shakes Paris suburb to the core

‘I love very challenging roles’

Late Kano corps member brought illness from home, NYSC says

Slay in Ankara gele

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