Sahara Reporters Archive for May 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

University Of Ibadan Suspends Student Union Activities

Southeast At A Standstill For Biafra

Bayelsa Youth Seek EFCC’s Help Over Stolen N2billion

University Of Ibadan Authorities Order Students To Vacate Campus Over Protest

Nigeria's Secret Police Hands Over 106 Freed Chibok Girls To Ministry Of Women Affairs Under Tight Security

Why Kwarans Shunned "Democracy Day" Celebration

Ex-US Ally, Noriega, Dies At 83

Full Transcript Of Bribery Conversation Between Senator Dino Melaye And Election Tribunal Judge, Akon Ikpeme

Senator Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Bribing Tribunal Judge Akoh Ikpeme

Monday, May 29, 2017

Pre-Manchester Bombing Warnings Spark Investigation

Senate President Bukola Saraki Is ‘Mr. Corruption Personified’ - Niyi Osundare

Chief Of Army Staff Buratai Scared of Losing Properties In Dubai - Falana

Sunday, May 28, 2017

400 British Airways Passengers Stranded In Nigeria Over IT Problems, As KLM, Virgin Come To The Rescue

VIDEO: Aggrieved Candidates Attack Senator Afikuyomi During APC Local Gov't Primaries In Lagos

Ekweremadu Backs National Restructuring, Not Biafran Secession

Violence Erupts At APC Election In Lagos, Ex-Senator Manhandled

Saturday, May 27, 2017

VIDEO: IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu Addresses Shabbat Rally

Biafra Day Celebration: Group Vows To Drag IGP To International Criminal Court If IPOB Members Are Killed

US Jails 3 Nigerian Fraudsters 235 Years

Nigeria Protests to U.S. over Embassy’s Violation

Friday, May 26, 2017

Age Falsification: Lawyer Sues Governor Akeredolu Over Justice Osoba's Continued Stay In Office

Pro-Biafra Protests: Police Vow To Deal With MASSOB, IPOB, Others

A Gathering Of Disgusting Reprobates: Soyinka Says Dino Melaye’s Book Launch Is A Slap On Faces Of Nigerians

Falana: Obasanjo’s, Atiku’s Pensions Can’t Build Primary Schools Yet They Own Varsities

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Libya Returns Another 164 Nigerians

Nigerian Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Governance Bill

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Flight Ban: NCAA To Conduct Comprehensive Audit Of Med-View Airlines Operations

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Med-View Airline Aircraft Grounded By Bird Strike In Maiduguri

Friday, May 19, 2017

Africa Subsidizes the Rest of the World by Over $40 Billion in One Year –Report

NCC in Toothless Dog Bark at Telecom Firms

Lagos Building Collapse: Lagos Officials Say 19 People Rescued As 3 Dead Bodies Are Recovered

Group Managing Director Of NNPC Buries Son Who Died During A Hike In Dubai

FUTA Registrar Bites Clerical Officer During Fight Over Memo

Court Orders Forfeiture Of Stashed Cash Found At Lagos Plaza

Kidnapped Ondo State State Permanent Secretary Released

Acting President Osinbajo Signs Executive Orders To Speed Up Budget Submission, Promote Locally-made Goods, Boost Business

Three Male Suicide Bombers Killed, Three injured In Foiled Attack on University Of Maiduguri Female Hostel

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dies At 77

Board Politics, Fraud Forced NAHCO MD To Resign Appointment

Med-View Clarifies EU Operational Restriction

Nigerian Army Command Secondary School Nurse Administers Wrong Medicine On Student

Nigerian Military School Nurse Administers Wrong Medicine On Student

European Union Bans Nigerian Airline Med-View From Entering UK Airspace

Popular Yoruba Actress, Moji Olaiya Dies Of Cardiac Arrest In Canada

Suicide Bomber Kills Two Nigerian Soldiers In Borno

Adeleke’s Death: Quack Who Allegedly Gave Late Senator Banned Injection To Testify Today

Anger As Edo Policemen Handcuff Driver To Patrol Van

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Acting President Osinbajo Will Approve 2017 Budget

Impeached Ondo Deputy Speaker, Four Other PDP Members Join APC

Senator Adeleke's Autopsy Report Reveals High Levels Of Alcohol And Banned Drugs-Pathologist

How Senator Adeleke Was Killed By Overdose Of Banned Drugs-Witness Testimony Of Prof Akeem Lasisi

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

One Week Into President Buhari’s Return To London, Fake News About His Health Blossoms

Sacked Delta Speaker, Igbuya, Leads Thugs To Chase Gov. Okowa From Project Site In Sapele

Inflation Rate In Nigeria Drops For Third Consecutive Month

Five Killed, Four injured In Borno State IDP Camp Attack

JAMB Cancels LAUTECH Center As Students Move To Ilorin

Arik Air Cancelled 68.5% Of All International Flights iOut Of Nigeria in First Quarter Of 2017 –NCAA Report

Monday, May 15, 2017

Nigeria Army Arrests Boko Haram Kingpin, 'Pepper'

N4.9bn Fraud: Court Denies Attempt To Stall Re-arraignment, Orders Plea To Be Taken

Dino Melaye Launches 'Anti-Corruption' Book, Invites Patience Jonathan As Special Guest

Renegade Ivorian Soldiers Rebel Over Unpaid Bonuses

Gunmen Kidnap Ondo Medical Doctor And Driver, Demand N70 Million Ransom

Flood Takes Over Lagos Airport Tarmac As Passengers Call For Canoe To Board Lagos-Owerri Flight

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Eugene Anenih, Businessman And Son Of PDP BOT Chair Anthony Anenih Is Dead

N80b Salary Debt: Akeredolu Begs Ondo Workers To Waive Outstanding Salaries And Arrears

Kano State Government Spends N433m On HIV Treatment Equipment, Training

Governor Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari Of Zamfara Builds $3m Hotel In Lagos With Funds Stolen From Paris Club Refund Cash

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Nigerian Government Appoints Man of Questionable Character as Board Chair of Sovereign Wealth Fund

Nigeria Airways Workers Face Severance Payment Delay

Latest Boko Haram Videos 'Mere Propaganda'-Nigerian Army

Three Suicide Bombers Storm University Of Maiduguri Killing A Security Official

Friday, May 12, 2017

Chibok Girls, Wielding AK-47 Rifles, Appear In Boko Haram Video, Explain Refusal To Return Home

Boko Haram Commanders Released In Swap Deal For 82 Chibok Girls Issue Threat To Bomb Abuja

Leaders or Dealers: Former Nigerian Governors Undergoing Trial for Corruption Part II

El Zakzaki Marks 66th Birthday in Detention

Group Wants Nigerian Medalist Chukwumerije Barred Taekwondo Federation Election

Sterling Bank Fraud: Blogger, Whistle-Blower Granted Bail By Lagos Court

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Malabu Oil Fraud Scam: Nigeria, UK Stunned By Italy's Claim To Frozen Funds

Delta Lawmakers Insist Igbuya Stands Impeached As Ibori, Okowa, Others Mount Pressure For Reversal

Chief Of Staff Abba Kyari Inserted Controversial 'Coordinator' Clause In Buhari’s Letter To National Assembly

Two Nigerians Shot Dead In South Africa

Olaitan Oyerinde: NOPRIN Renews Call For Murder Probe

Delta State House Of Assembly Speaker, Monday Igbuya, Impeached

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Nigerian Army Appoints New Commanders And Staff Officers For Some Formations And Units

Delta Police Boss Relocates To Ughelli As Over 57 SARS Storm Ughelli To Fish Out Killers Of ACP

Two Nigerian-Canadians Arrested In Toronto For Fraud, Theft

Kano State Assembly Sets Up Probe Panel On Emirate Finances, Condemns Emir's Comments On Ganduje

Court Orders Arrest Of Felix Ezeamama Over Property Vandalism

Court Dismisses Yakubu’s Application To Recover Forfeited $9.8m

Acting President Osinabjo Presides Over FEC Meeting

Rustication Of 11 Students: Save UNILAG Coalition Appeals For Ambode’s Intervention

Youth Movement Demands Greater Youth Participation In Nigerian Parties

Nigeria's Foreign Affairs Ministry In Fresh Bid To Milk Nigerian Diplomatic Missions Abroad

Buhari Handed Over To Me Before Leaving Nigeria, Says VP Osinbajo |The Cable

Property Dispute: Lagos Businessman, Ezeamama, Brutalizes 90-year-old Woman

Herdsmen Kill Four Policemen In Delta State, As ACP Shot Last Week By Unknown Gunmen Dies

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Robert Mugabe Flies To Singapore For Medical Treatment

Oronsaye Cleared Of Corruption Charges

Judge Orders DSS To Produce Capital Oil's Ifeanyi Ubah In Court On Friday

Some Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls Refuse To Be ‘Freed’ — Negotiator

Monday, May 08, 2017

Shettima, Chibok Elders Thank Buhari, Osinbajo After Release Of 82 Chibok Girls

Ex-Ondo Interim House Of Assembly Speaker, Majority Leader Defect To APC

Judge’s Ikoyi House Gutted By Fire

I am Not Backing Out Against Apostle Suleman As Court Summons Him To Submit His Travel And Phone Records-Stephanie Otobo

Court Refuses Patience Jonathan’s Plea To Unfreeze Her $15.591m Accounts

18 Arrested In Kaduna State As Security Agencies Stop Unrest In Two Communities

Nigerian Government Releases Names Of 82 Chibok Girls Recently Freed By Boko Haram

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Buhari Leaving Nigeria Tonight For Urgent Medical Treatment In London

PHOTOS Of 82 Chibok Girls Boarding A Helicopter From Banki To Abuja

President Buhari Set To Receive 82 Chibok Girls, Confirms Exchange Of High Profile Boko Haram Detainees

Saturday, May 06, 2017

36 Perish as 2 Passenger Buses Collide on Lagos-Ibadan Highway

How The Nigerian Government Got 82 More Chibok Girls Released From Boko Haram

Federal Government Sets Up Special Panel To Investigate Emeka Offor

NDLEA Arrests Two Grannies At Lagos Airport Over Drug Trafficking

80 Kidnapped Chibok Girls Freed By Boko Haram

Abba Kyari’s Protégé” Denies Being Suspended By President Buhari

Nigeria's Secret Police Arrests Capital Oil MD, Ifeanyi Ubah, Over Acts Of Economic Sabotage

Buhari Health Status: Address Nigerians On Your Health Status Within 2 Weeks Or Be Forced To Resign, Group Tells Buhari

Late Night Strike Kill Suicide Bombers, Five Others

How Corruption In Foreign Affairs Ministry Is Killing Nigerian Diplomatic Missions Abroad

Friday, May 05, 2017

Nigeria Government Re-opens Maritime University

Niger Delta Community Sues Eni for Damages from Pipe Explosion

Lawyer Adegboruwa Calls For Mass Action To Force President Buhari, Cabal Out Of Power

Suspended State House Permanent Secretary, Abba Kyari’s Protégé, Quietly Steps Aside

Thursday, May 04, 2017

Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, Releases New video To Prove He Wasn't Injured In Nigerian Airforce Bombardment

Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, Releases New video Tp Proof He Wasn't Injured In Nigerian Airforce Bombardment

Press Freedom: Senate Bars 7 TV Stations From Covering Plenary

How ExxonMobil Causes Nigeria To Lose $35m Daily

Court Sentences Duo To Two Years' Imprisonment For Stealing, Selling Food Meant For IDPs

Three Doctors Arrive In Aso Rock To Treat President Buhari

How N677,677,085 Was Diverted From NAF's Account

PDP Crisis: Supreme Court Adjourns Appeal Hearing To May 25

Nigerian Lawmakers Most Dishonorable In The World-Gen. Akinrinade

Group Accuses Military Of Bombing And Blockade Of Ondo State's Ajapa Community

Three Female Suicide Bombers Killed At A Military Outpost Near Maiduguri

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Senator Ekweremadu Is Lying About EFCC Plot, Anti-Graft Agency Says

Buhari Rested During FEC Meeting On The Advice Of His Doctors, Lai Mohammed Says

Buhari Rested During FEC Meetng On The Advice Of His Doctors, Lai Mohammed Says

Turkish Airlines Apologizes For Abandoning Nigerian Students In Istanbul

Court Convicts INEC Official For Bribery

Boko Haram Leader Shekau 'Injured In Air Strike'

Nigeria, Others To Receive African Development Bank Funds To Fight Climate Change

Again, Buhari No Show At Weekly Federal Executive Council Meeting As VP Osinbajo Presides

Expelled FUTO Student Insists University Management Increased Fee To Exploit Students

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Emeka Offor Resumes Use Of Police To Terrorize Kinsmen

President Buhari's Health 'Not As Bad As It's Being Perceived,' First Lady Says

Buhari Makes Cameo "Office" Appearance To Douse Public Fears About His Health

Nigeria And Britain Fight Over Who Claims Anthony Joshua, World Heavyweight Boxing Champion

MTN Sacks 200 Workers, 80 Contract Staff Members In Nigeria