Sahara Reporters Archive for January 2014

Thursday, January 30, 2014

A Country With Too Many Morons By Tony Ishiekwene

Exploited And Endangered: An Exposé On The Lives Of Nigerian Students Abroad

Jonathan “Never Accused” Former Service Chiefs Of Unnecessary Competition, Presidency Says

Open Appeal to the Inspector General of Police and Fellow Nigerians

I Don’t Owe Apology For Comment That Komla Was Bigger Than Ghana, Says Deputy Minister

Lagos State Governor Tells Okun-Idasho Villagers The State Owns Their Land

N1.5 Trillion To Be Spent On Police Force Over Six Years – President Jonathan

Ondo Immigration Service Raid And Make Arrests At 'Baby Factory' In Okitipupa

Re: Appointment Of NDDC Board: Presidency Again Playing To The Gallery

Lagos Airport Laborer Nearly Electrocuted

Kano State Government Files For An Injunction Against Nigeria's Anti-corruption Agency

APC Senators Are in Compliance With Party’s Directive To Block Executive Bills, Says Senator Akume

Nigeria To Convene 492-Man “National Conference” In 2014

ICPC Press Release : NAICOM Insurance Commissioner Bags 15 years In Jail For N10.4 Million Fraud

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Super Eagles Bow Out Of CHAN As Ghana Sets A Date With Libya

Former PDP National Legal Adviser Oke New Nigerian Airspace Management Agency Chairman

Ondo Workers Protest For A Second Day Over No Pay By Guaranty Trust Bank

When Will We Have Our Own Mandela? By Orobosa Toks Ero

Press Bulletin: Wonder Bank Operator Bags 14Yr Jail Term Over N9.8B Fraud

Remaining PDP Senators And House Of Reps Members Demand Automatic Tickets For 2015 Race

Federal High Court Lagos Judge Issues Injunction Against Dana Airline

Permanent Power Outages: The Darkness Of Power Privatisation Brought To Light By Bamidele Aturu

The Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act, 2013: A Call For Dialogue For The Sake Of Those On The Margins By Stan Chu Ilo

Kano State APC House Of Reps Members Refuse To Defect With Shekarau To PDP

EFCC Press Release: Man Bags 9 Years Jail Term for Attempting to Defraud Army General

EFCC Press Release - N17m Scam: EFCC Arraigns Businessman For Dud Cheque

Babangida Warns Jonathan Over Anti-Democratic Actions And Impunity

JAF Condemns Official Violence In LASU And AAU

Nigeria, Ghana, Clash in CHAN Semi-Final Tonight

Adamawa Bishop Says Boko Haram Killed 31 Of His Parishioners And Injured 11

Ex-Kano Governor, Shekarau, Dumps APC For PDP- PREMIUM TIMES

Full List Of Defecting PDP Senators Released

Recent Church Bombing: Is There A Method to Boko Haram’s Madness? By Peregrino Brimah

Eleven Senators of The Peoples Democratic Party Defect To APC

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

INEC Chairman Jega Speaks On The 2015 Elections To SaharaTV

Jonathan, Igbos, And The Second Niger Bridge By Frank Onia

Why Nigerian Economy Needs A Competition Policy And Law- Part 1 By Leonard Ugbajah

Ex-Polytechnic Rector, 4 Others Summoned By EFCC Over N1 Billion Fraud

Niger Delta : Groups Rejects Confab Committee Report

EFCC Press Release: N10bn Pension Scam: Judge Flays Defence Counsel Over Frivolous Adjournment

2015: Jonathan's Kinsmen In Disarray As Ijaw Elders Sing Discordant Tunes On Ijaw Youth Leadership Crisis

"Don't Ask About Our Allowances, Ask About NNPC 10bn Unpaid Revenue" - Hon. Gbajabiamila

Ondo Workers Shut Down GTB In Akure, Paralyze Business Transactions

Press Statement: We Condemn Aregbesola Government’s Diversion Of Public Funds To Building Religious Centre

Embattled Rivers State Police Commissioner, Joseph Mbu, Goes On Newspaper Adverts Spree In Praise Of IGP Abubakar

State House Press Release: President Jonathan To Attend 22Nd Au Summit In Addis Ababa

Demand Specifics In 2015: A Message to Nigerian Youths By Olu W. Onemola

Abuja Latest: Police Disperse Anti-Impunity Rally Calling For The Sack Of Rivers State Police Commissioner

"The Break" With Tracy: Africa's Most Scandalous First Ladies (Eps. 10)

Former NUNS President Segun Okeowo Of "Ali Must go Era" Dies -PREMIUM TIMES

Waivers Fraud : Punch Newspaper Rips Okonjo-Iweala’s TEDxEuston London Speech

Uduaghan And The ‘Missing’ $6m Chevron’s Ugborodo New Town Dev Fund? By Ifeanyi Izeze

Monday, January 27, 2014

Gov. Suntai Uncensored : A Brain injured Nigerian Governor Fesses Up About Drinking And Says He Is Not Fit To Run A State

Adekunle Ajasin University Lecturers In Ondo Threaten Boycott, Ask For Removal Of Vice Chancellor Mimiko Over ASUU Assaults

Anti-Corruption Coalition Wants Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister, Alison-Madueke, Removed As Alternate President Of OPEC

SSS Grants El Rufai “Bail”

Boko Haram Bombs Church And Kills Scores Of People In Adamawa

All Eyes Will Be On Us, INEC Chairman Jega Warns Commission’s Staff

Former FCT Minister El-Rufai May Spend Night In SSS Detention

The 2015 Valentine-Election Ruse: Nigeria’s Youth Must Val Their Future

Dear President Jonathan, Corruption Is The Problem Of Nigeria By Theophilus Ilevbare

Boko Haram Suspected In Killing Of Borno State Villagers And Burning Of Homes

Nigeria Police Force challenges NBA go to Supreme Court over Public Order Act

Atiku: The Real Troubles Of PDP Yet To Come, Says He Is On Same Page With Obasanjo Over Jonathan

INEC Announces Osun Governorship Election Schedule; Primaries To Start June 2

ASUU Members Attacked At Adekunle Ajasin University In Ondo State

PHOTONEWS: ElRufai, Amaechi And Ngige Storm SSS Office In Abuja

A Failed Ruling Class And The Litany Of Impunity: From Taraba Through NNPC To Rivers And Beyond By Jaye Gaskia

Former Minister El Rufai Turns Himself In To Nigeria’s Secret Police

Open Letter to Gov. Ajimobi : Exclusion Of Ibarapa Zone From Political Appointments And Infrastructural Development In Oyo State

VIDEO : Governor Suntai Admits He Is Not Fit To Return To Office

Helping Nigerian Citizens And Journalists Ask The Right Questions About The Players And Games In The Oil Sector

MEND Claims Responsibility For Bayelsa Attack On JTF

Sunday, January 26, 2014

As a Lawmaker I am Expected Give Rice Turkey and Cow-The Pressure Is Killing"- Senator Ojudu

Civil Defence Personnel Assault Leadership Newspaper Reporter At Catholic Archbishop Ordination

Police And Military Authorities Confirm SaharaReporters’ Report Of Killing Of Chinese Expatriate

Pirates attack Oil Tugboat In Bayelsa ; 2 Abducted

VIDEO : Nigerian Lawmaker, Passengers Protest Arik Airline's Maltreatment Of Accra Passengers

CHAN 2014 UPDATE: Nigeria To Meet Ghana In Semi Final Game

PHOTONEWS: Ruptured NNPC Pipeline Pollutes River, Destroying Aquatic Life In Lagos

Pirates Attack Joint Task Force, Kill Bayelsa Businesswoman

From the Bucket Men to Twon -Brass (4) By Patrick Naagbanton

N200b Universities Revitalization Fund: Fagge Dismisses Rift Rumor Within ASUU Executive

Cover Your Faces In Shame! APC Slams Critics Of Its Directive On Blockage Of Executive Bills

Nigeria Dancing DISCO With Electricity By Prince Charles Dickson

International Tournaments, European Hostility and the 2022 Qatari World Cup By Austin Aneke

“Amaechi Dustbin” In Obigbo: Rivers State Government’s Toxic Waste Dump In A Densely Populated Residential Area

La Vonda R. Staples: A Tribute By Toyin Falola

Community Accuses Lagos State Government Of Using Police Bullets To Evict Them

Jonathan’s 2015 Covenant With Nigeria By Peregrino Brimah

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 107 (Pastor Makes Members Eat Grass)

Doctor Damages Episode 122 (Pres. Jonathan Tells the Nigerian Story at Davos, Switzerland)

Saturday, January 25, 2014

The Rivers Crisis And The Imperative Of Federalism-CNPP

When Will Our Shackles Be Broken? By Femi Fani-Kayode

Stay Strong, He Never Fails By Fatunbi Ajibike

Yoruba Leaders Of Thought And National Interest By Idowu Ajanaku

South Korea; A Success Story; Nigeria Too Can Be Great

Not Pro-gay, Just Anti-stupid

Why Tukur's Exit May Not Help PDP By Joe Igbokwe

Bafarawa Dumps APC, Joins PDP

The Role Of Regents In Yoruba Tradition By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Unknown Gunmen Kill Chinese Worker In Southern Kaduna

Court Strikes Out Rivers State Government Case For Release Of Its Plane

CHAN 2014: Nigeria Cruises To Semi Final After Defeating Morocco

PHOTONEWS: Amaechi Hold Rally In Ogoni As Police Commissioner Buckles Under Public Condemnation

Friday, January 24, 2014

From the Bucket Men To Twon- Brass (3) By Patrick Naagbanton

Nigeria's Presidential Election To Hold February 14 2015

Four Years After, Who Killed Dipo Dina? By Adekoya Boladale

Nasir El-Rufai Will ‘Not Be Silenced,’ Media Advisor Says

Governance On Hold By Victoria Ibezim-Ohaeri

House Minority Leader Gbajabiamila Says Government Shutdown ‘Not Strange’

Mu’azu And The Task Of Repositioning The PDP By Theophilus Ilevbare

Amosun’s Political Shenanigans in Ogun State By Ayoola Ighodalo Abimbola

GEJ’s Third Term Ambition: Like Father Like Son By Dr. Peregrino Brimah

PHOTONEWS : Exclusive Photos Of Suntai, The Brain-Damaged Governor of Taraba State

Genvoices: Of Our Monotony And Their Harmony By Gimba Kakanda

Say No Campaign Calls On EFCC To Arrest and Prosecute Indicted Aviation Minister Stella Oduah, Calls 2014 Budget ‘Insensitive’

Nigeria : Opposition APC Condemns Harassment Of Former Minister El-Rufai By Security Agents

PHOTONEWS : Search And Rescue Mission For Victims Of Capsized Boat Near Navy Town In Lagos

LASU Crisis: Lagos Assembly Grills VC-PM News, Lagos

Armed SSS Operatives Storm El-Rufai’s Abuja Home - PREMIUM TIMES

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Students Shut Down Federal University Otuoke Over Purported Fee Increase But VC Says Fees Have Not Been Increased

UNN: It’s Probity Versus Impunity

US Dept Of Justice Says Buruji Kashamu Still Wanted, Gives Update On His Court Hearing - Africanspotlight

From The Bucket Men To Twon Brass (2) By Patrick Naagbanton

PHOTONEWS : Nollywood Actors, Actresses And School Children March Against Domestic Violence And Jungle Justice In Lagos

Rivers State Crisis: APC To Block Legislative Proposals, Including 2014 Budget, In National Assembly

Presidency, Finance Ministry Pressure Nigeria Customs To Disown Waiver Abuse Report Indicting Okonjo-Iweala - PREMIUM TIMES

PHOTONEWS: Hundreds Of Lagos State University Students Halt Examinations; Shots Are Fired

The “Agberonization” Of Young Benin Males By Paul Omoruyi

Factory Workers Die In Kano Industrial Accident

Yoruba Groups Issue Dire Warning About National Conference

PHOTONEWS: APC In Crucial Meeting In Abuja

INVESTIGATION: Inside Nigeria’s Ruthless Human Trafficking Mafia - PREMIUM TIMES

Are Our Youths Any Different? By Abdullahi Yunusa

Fresh APC Violence Rocks Ogun - PREMIUM TIMES

EFCC Press Release: EFCC Arraigns Businessman For N20m Dud Cheque

Who’s Human Right Protection: The Nigeria Anti-Same Sex Legislation Or The United State Abortion Law? By Kayode Ajulo, Esq.

Aso Rock Clinic’s VIP Section Gets More Funds Than Two Federal Teaching Hospitals-PREMIUM TIMES

Police Permit Not Required For Rallies In Nigeria-Femi Falana

LASU Students Disrupt Exams, Stone Vice Chancellor-PM News, Lagos

SURE-P Fraud: Uduaghan Blackmailed Council Chairmen To Give Him Clean Bill

SERAP Counters President Jonathan, States “400 billion Reasons” Corruption Is Nigeria’s Biggest Problem

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

In Strong Letter To Senate Leadership, 52 Senators Object To Attempts To Declare Seats of Defectors Vacant

Misspelling Of Names of Ministerial Nominees Again Unveils Shoddy Quality of Presidential Work

An Epidemic: Nigerian Men Killing Their Nurse Wives In The US By Abiodun Ladepo

Three Story Building, Housing Union Bank, On Fire In Abuja

Changes In The Military: Is Jonathan Now A General? By John Ainofenokhai

I Will Play The Race Card Any Day If I Need To By Dr. Wumi Akintide

From The Bucket Men To Twon Brass (1) By Patrick Naagbanton

Domingo Obende And The Gay Culture: Wicked And Ignorant Valuation - Written By Oguchi Nkwocha, MD

An Economic Manifesto By Uzoma Elenwoke

Domingo Obende And The Gay Culture: Wicked And Ignorant Valuation By Oguchi Nkwocha, MD

Civil Society Group Makes FOIA Request From Finance Minister Over Car Duties And Levies

CHAN 2014 Quarter Finals – Defence Specialist Morocco to Contend with Nigeria’s Attacking Prowess

EFCC Press Release: Customs Boss Impersonator Bags 3 Months Jail Term

The Fall Of Tukur By Charles Ofoji

Why Gusau Should Be In Jail And Never Nominated For Defense Minister By Dr. Peregrino Brima

EFCC Press Release: EFCC Arraigns Fraudster For N13m Scam

Drop The Trumped-Up Charges Against Uniuyo 44: Release Ita Asuquo Essien And David Uko From Prison Custody

Anti-Gay Marriage Law: Where Is APC? By Josephine Babatunde

EFCC Press Release: EFCC Docks Three Suspected Oil Thieves

Lagos : Gleaming New City For The Wealthy Leaves Historic City In Dust - GIN

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Lagos : Gleaming New City For The Wealthy Leaves Historic City In Dust

How NCC Commissioner Gwandu Won Dismissal Case Against President Jonathan-Leadership Newspaper

Ejigbo Pepper Sodomy And Murder Case : Lagos Gov't Moves Rest Of Victims And Family Into "Witness Protection", Rewards Whistleblowers

"The Break" With Tracy: Africa's Most Controversial Pastors

Civil Defense Operative Shoots Policeman To Death At Armed Robbery Scene In Bayelsa

Odia Ofeimun’s Interview On SaharaTV By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Recuperating Senator Abe Writes The Senate, Condemns Attack On Supporters, Saying He Survived A Serious Attack By The Police

Same Sex (Prohibition) Act: A Critical Analysis By Femi Aborisade, Esq.

Okonjo-Iweala "Threatens" DFID Over Unfavourable 2014 Medium Term Expenditure Framework Report

Judge Varies Bail In "Defamation" Case Of Social Media Activist And Government Critic, Tonye Okio

Tinted Glass Dramas And Police Extortions By Emmanuel Tyokumbur

“There Is No Value In Gay Culture,” Says Senator Domingo Obende

The Effects Of Nepotism In Nigeria By Edwin Ekene Uhara

Ejigbo Pepper Sodomy And Murder Case: IGP Orders Federal Detectives To Take Over Case

Until Death Do Us Part By Emeka Asinugo

Breaking: Jonathan Appoints Bamanga Tukur As Nigeria Railway Corporation Chairman - PREMIUM TIMES

Anarchy Looms In Rivers As President Sits Idly By, APC Warns

EFCC Press Release Fraudster Uses Dame Fashola, Okonjo- Iweala And Others’ Names To Defraud Nigerians

Industrial Court Reverses President Jonathan’s Sack Of NCC Commissioner Gwandu

President Jonathan Nominates Corrupt Former Adamawa Governor Haruna, Eleven Others As Ministers

Import Waivers Fraud : Nigeria Customs Service Reveals How Okonjo-Iweala Massively Abused Import Waivers -PREMIUM TIMES

Monday, January 20, 2014

SAHARATV : Stop Making Policy Statement in Church, Archbishop Kaigama Tells Jonathan

General Gusau To Become New Minister of Defence, Source Says

Bayelsa Insecurity: Gunmen Assassinate Youth Leader Of Peremabiri Community

2014 Budget And Job Creation: Perform Or Resign!!! By Victor TC Anyanwu

Patience Jonathan’s Cash Gift Lands Seven Bayelsa Youth Leaders In Police Net

Emerging MINT Economies: The Challenges Ahead By Okafor C. Udoka

I Will Respect PDP Govs, Says Muazu

Superpowers Ignore Global HIV Epidemic Among Blacks, Especially Homosexual Males

Jonathan, Tukur And A Government Of Jezebels By Femi Fani-Kayode

Police Promote Two DIGs, Three AIGs

PDP Confirms Adamu Mu’azu As Chairman-PREMIUM TIMES

CHAN 2014 – Nigeria Advances To The Quarter Finals After Defeating South Africa's Bafana Bafana National Team

PHOTONEWS: Pipeline Vandals And Oil Thieves Set NNPC Pipelines On Fire

PHOTONEWS : Oil Thieves Set NNPC Pipeline On Fire Near Lagos

Ex- Gov. Mu’azu, Accused Of Stealing N19.8billion, Is New PDP chairman - PREMIUM TIMES

The 10th Edition Of Fawehiminism And My Impression Of Pastor Tunde Bakare By Awopeju Idowu

Sunday, January 19, 2014

"I Went Through Hell. My Actions Will Vindicate Me, " Says Ex-PDP Chairman, Tukur

Kano State Governor, Kwankwaso Warns President Jonathan "Stop Intimidating The Kano People"

Rivers State Police Backed Thugs Attack People At Pro-Amaechi Rivers Rally

NEF, Ihejirika, And The ICC Threat By Sheriff Garba

VIDEO : Okonjo Iweala Was Trained At The World Bank To "Arrest" Africa's Development- ASUU President Nasir Fagge

VIDEO : President Jonathan's National Conference Is A Fraud-Festus Keyamo

Ejigbo Pepper Sodomy & Murder Case : Perpetrators Arrested At Oba Moruf's Palace In Lagos

The Nigerian School Is Dead… By Prince Dickson

Convicted Cross-border Robbery Kingpin, Hamani Tidjani, Dies In Prison After 10 Years In Custody-PREMIUM TIMES

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 106 (Police Disrupt APC Rally)

Doctor Damages Episode 121 (Top Ten Surprises in the Anti-gay Bill Signed by Pres. Jonathan)

Anti-Gay Law Fallout: Canadian Government Cancels Nigerian President Jonathan’s State Visit

PHOTONEWS : Activists, Academics Oppose Global Capitalism In Africa As JAF Holds Third Congress

Komla Dumor : Popular BBC Broadcaster Dies At 41

Ejigbo Sodomy & Murder Inquiry: Oba Moruf, Iya Loja Summoned As Lagos Assembly Committee Submits Report

Ejigbo Sodomy & Murder Inquiry Reported Released To Speaker By Lagos State Assembly Committee

Botmang, Former Plateau Deputy Governor, Dies At 76-THISDAY

Generational Voices: Someday!

Chief Justice of Nigeria Should Not Chair NJC, Justice Ayo Salami Recommends

Back To Basics : Homosexuality Is Not un-African, Homophobia Is By Ijabla Raymond

Friday, January 17, 2014

Opposition Of The Signed Anti-Gay Marriage Bill Is Opposition of Democracy

Is ASUU A Union Of Role Models? By Adeshina Afolayan

A Review of Okey Ndibe Foreign Gods, Inc. By Obi Enweze

On LGBT Rights As Human Rights! By Jaye Gaskia

Power Sector Privatization : Where Is The Light? By Chiechefulam Ikebuiro

Angry Ezekwesili Challenges Okonjo-Iweala to Account for 'Missing' U.S.$10.8 Billion' Oil Money - PREMIUM TIMES

No Police Please, Its A Family Matter! Really? By Lauretta Onochie

EFCC Press Release: Fraudster Bags 7 Years Jail Term for N .8m Scam

EFCC Press Release: EFCC Arrests Suspected Admission Scammer

EFCC Press Release: Currency Counterfeiter Bags Four Years Jail Term

Businessman Files Groundbreaking FOI Demand For Ogun State Financial Records

Ondo PDP Chair Said Turkur's Resignation Needed Sacrifice

12 Men, Suspected Of Being Gay, Arrested In Bauchi, Northern Nigeria

Thursday, January 16, 2014

How Violence Erupted At Ogun APC Event, Eight Shot-PREMIUM TIMES

Prominent Lawyer Dies in Ondo State Court

Evidence Finance Minister Okonjo-Iweala Lied: Nigeria Lost $9 billion To Fraudulent Import Waivers She Granted Between 2011-2013

Fashola And Politics Of Infrastructure Development By A Concerned Citizen

Northern Nigeria Traditional Rulers Accuse President Jonathan of Stockpiling Arms Ahead Of 2015

OAU: Three Years On Without A Student Union By Kola Ibrahim

Northern Nigeria Traditional Rulers Hold Closed-Door Meeting In Kaduna

The Anti-Gay Bill: Should Common Sense Not Prevail? By Raheem Oluwafunminiyi

Okonjo-Iweala 50 Answers: House Committee Promises Searing Review

EFCC Press Release Fraud: EFCC Arraigns Kano Bureau De Change Operator

Amnesty International Press Release - Halt Homophobic Witch-Hunt Under Oppressive New Law

What Is Happening To The Giant Of Africa? By Oluwaseun Bababjide

INTERVIEW: I Will Need Less Than A Year To Fix Problems Of Electricity, Unemployment And Make Education Free In Lagos –Wife Of Late MKO Abiola, Mrs. Onitiri-Abiola

Pastor Bakare, Lawyers Ubani And Keyamo, Activists Speak On Nigeria's Anti Gay Law

EFCC Press Release: Judge Grants Bail To Convicted Council Chair

EFCC Press Release: EFCC Arraigns Lawyer, Two Others For Fraud

Sack Of Service Chiefs: I Feel Vindicated-Festus Keyamo

OFFICIAL : President Jonathan Announces Bamanga Tukur’s Resignation As PDP Chairman

Ibori’s Kangaroo Judge Retires-PM News, Nigeria

Nigeria’s Retrogressive Anti-Gay Law By

Shake Up In The Military : President Jonathan Removes Ihejirika As Chief Of Army Staff

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Quo Vadis: A Memo to the President By Ejiro Onobrakpeya

VIDEO : Awo Was Better Than Mandela-Odia Ofeimun

APC leader In Ondo State, Pa Akerele Adu, Has Died

Okonjo-Iweala's Responses To The 50 Questions On Nigeria’s Economy Posed By The House Of Representatives’ Committee On Finance

"The Minister Of Finance Is Concealing So Much About The Economy."-Dr. Abdulmumin Jibrin

"We Really Are Not Getting The Benefit Of Good Governance"- Henry Boyo

Centenary of Amalgamation: Nigeria Must Re-invent Its Name, Flag, Anthem And All -Prof. Akin Oyebode

Bamanga Tukur’s Tenure As PDP Chair Laid To Rest: Barred From Attending PDP’s Caucus Meeting At The Presidential Villa

Bamanga Tukur’s Tenure As PDP Chair Laid To Rest: Barred From Attending PDP’s NWC Working Committee At The Presidential Villa

As PDP Crumbles, National Chairman Bamanga Tukur ‘Resigns’

Nigeria At Centenary, A Nation Under Bondage? By Tunde Bakare

PHOTONEWS : NBA's Holds First Gani Fawehinmi Memorial Rally in Lagos

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Arrest Senator Ali Modu Sheriff aka SAS Now

Evading Her Certificate Scandal, Aviation Minister Stella Oduah Takes ‘Medical’ Leave

Boko Haram Claims Responsibility For Tuesday's Maiduguri Attacks

Power Struggle Between Governor Wamakko And Ex-Governor Bafarawa For APC Leadership In Sokoto

Nigerian Navy Arrests 21, Impounds Two Ships In Oil Theft

Chair Of PDP Tukur Says He's Still In Office

NDLEA Recorded Increased Drug Haul In Bayelsa in 2013 - Commander

Lagos Pepper Sodomy Crime: Fasehun Orders Manhunt Of Perpetrators

Desperate Presidency And ‘Nollywood’ Politics By Ogunjimi James Taiwo

Okey Ndibe’s Novel, “Foreign Gods, Inc.,” Released Today

Angry Youths Burn Down Senator Sheriff’s Campaign Headquarters In Maiduguri

Don't Drag Nigeria To Abacha Era, Rights Group Warns Jonathan, Police…..On Going Impunity In River State Must Stop Now

Jail For Gays: An Insane Legislation That Murders Right To Privacy, Freedom Of Association By Charles Jiduwah

Suicide Bomb Blast Kills At Least 7 In Maiduguri

VIDEO & TEXT : Overcoming The Fear Of Vested Interests Ruining Nigeria TEDx Talk By CBN Governor Sanusi Lamido

LGBT Rights-God’s Laws, Nigeria’s Laws By Prince Charles Dickson

Massacre In Ode-Ugborodo Community: The Culpability Of Delta State Government And The Nigerian Navy By Lucky Akaruese

Ranti Akerele, Former Commissioner Of Information In Ondo State, Has Died

Monday, January 13, 2014

Two Suspects Arrested And Remanded In Ondo State House Assembly Assassination Attempt

PHOTONEWS : President Jonathan Launches Operation Light-Up Rural Nigeria Project In Abuja Suburb

Afenifere In The Tank For Jonathan: Who Speaks For Yoruba? By Ademola Bello

Euro-centrism Of African & World Footballers' Awards! Time To Challenge CAF & FIFA!! By Comrade Abiodun Aremu

Sack Me If You Can, PDP Chairman Bamanga Tukur Dares President Jonathan

Democracy Versus Demon-Crazy: Why America And Nigeria Will Always Be Poles Apart By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Nigerian Farouk Abdulmutallab’s Life Sentence Upheld By U.S. Court-REUTERS

New Tough Penalties For Gays Under Bill Signed By President

EFCC Press Release: Fraudster Bags Seven Months Imprisonment For Admission Scam

A Country Of Human Worshippers By Olanrewaju Daodu

The Gutless Eunuch And The Lion King By Femi Fani-Kayode

Fresh Attempt By Brain Damaged Governor Suntai To Resume Office Fails As He Could Not Recognize Aso Rock

Nigeria Military Targets Senator Ndume’s Convoy In Air Raid-PREMIUM TIMES

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Corruption And National Security: What Role For The Media? By Kayode Oladele

CBN Governor Reiterates Support Of Oil Subsidy Removal, But Wonders Why Nigerians Took So Long To Challenge Its Corruption

Governor Dickson Reveals Plan To Demolish New APC Secretariat In Yenagoa

Letter To Chief Olusegun Obasanjo By Frank O. Ijege

Alleged $8.3m Bamaiyi Bribe to Justice Oyewole: Lawyers Give 14-Day Ultimatum To Prison Comptroller-General to Provide Information Regarding Staff Involvement

Rivers State Senator Attacked By Police Moved To London For Treatment As Police Deny Shooting Him

Controversial Lagos Miracle Pastor Sign Fireman, Turns His Bail Into Money-Spinning Prayer Point in Church

CBN Governor Sanusi Accuses Pastor Adeboye Of Aiding Corrupt Rogue Banker Akingbola To Evade Justice

VIDEO: Senator Injured During Police Rage In Port Harcourt Against Peaceful Assembly By Opposition Party

Police Attack On Senator Abe : APC Tells President Jonathan To Stop Reign Of Impunity In Rivers State

Nigeria 2014 And Redemption Songs By Prince Charles Dickson

Council Chairmen Accuse Uduaghan Of Trading With SURE-P Funds Through Unknown Accounts

APC And PDP Clash In Sokoto

Police Fire Rubber bullets And Teargas At Senator Magnus Abe In Port Harcourt

The Norwegian Miracle : A Model For Visionary Leadership - By Ayo Oyalowo

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Dr. Damages Scrambles to Cover Up Ceritficate Forgery Scandal

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Eps 105 (Stella Oduah & Fake Degrees)

Doctor Damages Episode 120 (Of Fake Degrees & Other Viral Viruses)

Electricity Blackout In Nigeria As Experienced By Sowore Of Sahara Reporters

Nigeria’s Finance Minister Okonjo-Iweala, Who Confessed She Is Afraid Of A Corrupt Minister, Advised To Resign

How Lagos Countdown 2013 Was A Let Down

Bayelsa insecurity: Pirates Attack Passenger Boat, Kill 2 In Ekeowe Waterways

2014: Electoral Tasks Ahead By Kayode Robert Idowu

Why The US Government Is After Buruji Kashamu

LETTER : Obasanjo Leaves PDP, Says He Can't Stand A Wanted Criminal As Zonal Party Leader In The Southwest

An Open Letter to Nigerian Civil Servants-How Civil Servants Underdeveloped Nigerian Public System

Friday, January 10, 2014

Press Conference By President Of The Ikeja Branch Of The Nigeria Bar Association Calling Stella Oduah's Sack

2014: Politicians And The Rest Of Us By Abdullahi Yunusa

Jonathan Has Ordered 165 Terror Suspects To Be Set Free, Nigerian Military Says

Winneba Waterworks Water Stinks As It Sinks By Kwesi Atta Sakyi

Abuja Properties Haven for Money Laundering- Lamorde

My Case Against Abuja By Gimba Kakanda

US Supports Efforts Of IGAD Mediators On South Sudan Conflict

Nigerians Decry Attempt To Free Ibori - PM News, Lagos

One Of The Victims Of Lagos Pepper Sodomy Crime Has Died-Family

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Africa's Richest Oil Baron Alakija Denies Interest In Lagos Governorship Race - PM News, Lagos

A Successful Revolution Means A Coup d'état-What’s good for Sanusi is good for Jonathan By Peregrino Brimah

APC's Chair Condemns PDP Police Harassment And Attack On APC Bayelsa Party Office

Ondo State Energy Lawyer On Trial For Document Forgery

The January Uprising As A Watershed By Baba Aye

Requiem For 2014 Nigeria By Bayo Oluwasanmi

Ekiti State Labour Party National Legal Adviser Resigns

PHOTONEWS: #OccupyNigeria-Nigerians Commemorate January 2012 Fuel Subsidy Uprising

Sowore, Oduah And The Only Arm Of Nigerian Government That Works By Aniedobe

Building Peaceful Coexistence In A Religiously Tense Nigeria By Konye Ori

St Paul’s College Confirms Stella Oduah Earned Bachelors Degree, But Not MBA

APC Warns Jonathan Against Political Retribution With CBN Governor

Certificate Scandal: How Long Before Jonathan Sacks Oduah? By Theophilus Ilevbare

Presidency Says No Minority Report Was Presented to GEJ By Confab Committee

Embattled Deji Has Bought His Way Out Of Akure Crisis By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Why President Jonathan Should Appoint A Woman As The Next CBN Governor By Fyneface Dumnamene

Lagos State Assembly Public Hearing on Torture of 2 Ejigbo Women

Ministerial Certificate Scandal: Stella Oduah’s Profile Page Now Disabled On Ministry’s Website

Okonjo-Iweala’s Made False Claims On House Of Representatives Video-PREMIUM TIMES

US Education Department, California-based University Confirm Stella Oduah’s Honorary Ph.D Is Fake - PREMIUM TIMES

President Jonathan Plans To Force CBN Governor Sanusi Out Of Office As Central Bank Governor

Wednesday, January 08, 2014

“President Jonathan Has Brought Light to Nigeria” -- Reuben Abati

PHOTONEWS : Lagos State House Assembly Offers Million Naira Reward To Find Perpetrators Of Ejigbo Sodomy Case

Lagos State House Assembly Offers Million Naira Reward After Pepper Seller Sodomy Case Hearing

Official CV Of Stella Oduah Confirms She Never Obtained A Masters’ Degree In The US

PHOTONEWS : Panic in Gusau As Fuel Tanker Explodes In Fiery Fireball

Police Confirms Arrest of Controversial Lagos Pastor, Sign Fireman over Alleged Ritual Murder Of A Virgin Girl

Apo Extrajudicial Killings: How I Escaped Unhurt, Witness Tells Commission-PREMIUM TIMES

Five Killed In Lagos Fuel Tanker Fire

Ondo Lawmaker's Aide Thwarts "Assassination" Attempt

The Budget: Why Some Animals Are More Equal Than Some Nigerians By Japheth Omojuwa

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

PHOTONEWS: Federal Republic of Generators

LETTER : Before It Is Too Late By Dotun Oloko

Good Governance And Democratic Development As Trajectories For Socio-Economic Growth In Nigeria By Kayode Oladele

Gunmen Attack Gov Kwankwaso's Father

Refusal to Enforce Court Order Concerning Service Chiefs: Festus Keyamo Writes Jonathan, David Mark, Tambuwal

Masked Gunman Kidnap Agrisaba Monarch's Mother And Granddaughter In Bayelsa

Stella Oduah Certificate Scandal: Senate Does Not Independently Verify Documents Presented By Security Agencies, Spokesman Confirms

ASUU Strike : UNILAG Students Recount Effect of Strike on Open Mike

In Bayelsa, Kidnappers Demand N50m Ransom For Six-Year Old Boy

Lessons From The January 2012 Uprising For The Working Masses, In A Period Of Deepening Crisis

The Daunting Task Before Akure King Makers By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Delta APC Members Say Uduaghan Mole Tried To Disrupt Interim Committee Inauguration

Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah Scrambles To Cover Up Certificate Forgery Scandal-PREMIUM TIMES

VIDEO : Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Feigning Illness Before The House Committee On Finance

N600 Million Laundering: Trial Of Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji Adjourned Again-PREMIUM TIMES

Monday, January 06, 2014

Suspected Boko Haram Militants Kill Four Policemen In Kaduna

Sanusi, Heralding OPEC’s Demise By Enobong Udoh

US College Says It Did Not Award MBA To Stella Oduah As It Has No Masters Programme

JTF In Kano Reports Midnight Seizure of Armed Terrorist

Just The Other Night; Fire Gone Wild In Ore By Dr. Soyombo Ayomikun

The Deprivation And Collusion In The Ban Of Fish Imports By Ugochukwu Ugwuanyi

Shell, Bayelsa Government Battle For Credit Over Road

First Lady Patience Jonathan Orders Rivers Police Commissioner Mbu To Release Arrested Armed Thugs Of Her Political Allies

Premium Times And The Battle Against Cyber Wolves

Massive Corruption Under President Jonathan : UK-Based Nigerian Challenges Okonjo-Iweala To Demonstrate Integrity And Speak Out Before It Is Too Late

Sunday, January 05, 2014

Breaking News: 8 Feared Dead In Southern Kaduna Indigenes/Fulani Clash

CSNAC Calls On EFCC To Prosecute Lagos State Council Chairman Tajudeen Ajide

Keeping It Real With Adeola - Episode 104 (2014 Nigeria's National Budget)

Doctor Damages Episode 119 (Dr. Damages' Predictions for 2014)

PHOTONEWS : Arms And Ammo Recovered From Associates of Senator Sekibo And Evans Bipi Both Are Close Associates Of First Lady Patience Jonathan

Saturday, January 04, 2014

Of Political Parties And Alliances By Babatunde Rosanwo

100 Years and 100 Interesting Facts About Nigeria By By Dr. Peregrino Brimah

Dubai, Nigeria! By Dr. Yinka Tella

An Open Letter To Governor Henry Seriake Dickson Of Bayelsa State By Comrade Alagoa Morris

“Obasanjo”: A Megalomaniac Or A Democrat? By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Alleged Associates of Senator Sekibo And Evans Bipi Arrested With Arms; Both Are Close Associates Of First Lady Patience Jonathan

PHOTONEWS: Calabar Carnival 2013

President Jonathan Seeks N1.8billion To Fund Ghost Project-PREMIUM TIMES

Kaduna Police Commissioner Says Attacked Jere Chief Not Killed

Friday, January 03, 2014

ASUU And The Seduction Of Silence By Adeshina Afolayan

Soyinka Family Announces Burial Rites For Iyetade Soyinka

Of Symbolism And Greatness: The Case of Awolowo and Mandela By Remi Oyeyemi

Oil Theft Reduced To 40,000 Barrels Per Day, Says Uduaghan - PM News, Nigeria

Misplaced Weapon: Soldiers In Okitipupa Ransack Town, Harass Residents

Scholar Forces Nigerian Corruption Story To Global Agenda - PREMIUM TIMES

Breaking News: Chief Of Jere Attacked In Southern Kaduna

Mob In Ondo State Sets Driver, Vehicle Ablaze After Fatal Collision With Motorbike

Mujahid Asari Dokubo Writes Obasanjo, Calls Him ‘Chief Assassin’

Thursday, January 02, 2014

FG Denies Plans To Increase Pump Price Of Petrol

President Jonathan Ridiculed For Bringing 7 Private Jets To Kenyan Independence Celebration

Aso Rock Staff, Civil Servants Celebrate Xmas, New Year Without December Pay - PREMIUM TIMES

Nigeria Takes New UN Security Council Seat

Shop Owners Protest Non-Allocation Of Shops And Imposition Of N5Million By FCT Minister

What Happened To Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo's "Robust Reply"? By Ijabla Raymond

Deji Of Akure Part 3: The Trojan Horse Plea Of The Deposed Deji By Dr. Wumi Akintide

Three Killed, 16 Wounded In Plateau Church Attack - PUNCH

Wednesday, January 01, 2014

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