The Punch News Archive

Monday, February 24, 2020

Harvey Weinstein will appeal convictions, says Defence attorney

Policeman leading kidnap gang arrested in Calabar

EPL: Ighalo always wanted Manchester United move, says Success

Brain disease: Pupils banned from heading ball in England

Sagamu footballer: IG stops Ogun command probe, asks DIG to take over

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape

N4.9bn fraud: Judge’s absence stalls Fani-Kayode’s trial

Court orders full medical care for El-Zakzaky, wife

Reps threaten to arrest ministers, heads of agencies

Boko Haram insurgents ready to lay down arms – Senator

Ekiti promotes 4,000 primary school teachers

Coronavirus may be ‘around for months’ – WHO

Monguno absent as Buhari, service chiefs hold ‘special’ meeting

Messi greater than Maradona, says Gattuso

Our son was murdered, family of slain Sagamu footballer insists

Iheanacho felt groggy after Ederdon’s collision – Rodgers

Buhari approves humanitarian coordination committee

N6.3bn fraud: New judge adjourns case against Jang till May 26

VIDEO: My suspension was an ‘audio suspension’ –Oluwo

Iraq confirms first novel coronavirus case

Coronavirus: China reports 150 new deaths

We’ll ensure Sagamu footballer’s killers are brought to book – NANF

NFF to regrass Asaba pitch for AFCON tie

Adebayor makes Olimpia debut after Paraguay move

NYSC to prosecute fake graduates from West African varsities

[BREAKING] Assets declaration: Court strikes out charges against Ekweremadu

Coronavirus scare: Bus passengers from Italy blocked in France

One feared dead as residents protest Remo Stars footballer’s death

BREAKING: One feared dead as Sagamu residents protest footballer’s death

Police arrest lady as man dies in Anambra hotel

El-Zakzaky trial: Court summons Kaduna prisons controller

Oshiomhole should inform us of his visit to Edo – Obaseki

Fernandes has lifted the mood at Man Utd, says Solskjaer

Gnassingbe elected as Togo’s president for fourth term

Malaysian prime minister resigns, quits party

Bauchi suspends council chair after EFCC invitation

BREAKING: Nigeria’s economy grew by 2.27% in 2019 – NBS

Prime Minister in court to be charged with murder of ex-wife

Italy reports fourth coronavirus death

No ban on domiciliary accounts deposits – CBN

Umahi sacks two aides over PDP member’s killing

Court orders arrest of NIMC manager over alleged fraud

VIDEO: I am concerned about my safety, LASTMA after my life –Pastor Esezobor

I’m not threatened by gang-up in APC – Akeredolu

Supreme Court hears APC’s request for Bayelsa poll judgment review Wednesday

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Lagos moves against frivolous charges by police

FG redeploys 101 directors, others to MDAs

Dangote invests N63bn in Enugu-based automaker, buys 3,500 trucks

PDP BoT chair backs Buhari on border closure

Caverton Helicopter makes emergency landing over engine failure

UI don adapts hip-hop to solve mathematics problems

Foreign reserves drop by $1.64bn in five weeks

WhatsApp clones gaining popularity among African youths — Report

Thugs kill one, injured two at Delta PDP meeting

Man rapes six teenage boys, blames demons

Executive Order 009 may end up in executive toilet

Urhobo clan bans cow meat over herdsmen’s killings

Ex-aides kick against Ajimobi’s APC deputy chair bid

It’s a miracle I’m Bayelsa gov — Diri

Labour, NBA, others flay Buhari for backing N’Assembly jumbo pay

Residents flee Adamawa town as B’Haram threatens fresh attacks

NIMC gets $430m fund for identity project

Experts warn of epidemic from medical wastes

Take Shekau’s threat seriously, CAN leader tells FG

Monarchs, DPOs to form community policing committees

Bagudu played no role in Abacha loot repatriation –AGF

400 exotic cars: Reps move to block smuggled, refurbished vehicles

FG to include robotics, AI in school curriculum

Ex-military personnel await payment of allowances since 2018

Army chief tells Cameroon, Chad to dislodge B’Haram

APC Govs Forum DG blames Oshiomhole for crises

How SARS caused death of Remo Stars footballer – Eyewitness

LASG demolishes school, proprietor demands compensation

Three killed in Lagos cult clashes

Woman, others jailed 160 years over fake naira notes

Tope Alabi and Gbajabiamila’s house of error

Cleric rapes girl during prophecy session in Ebonyi

The IMF Article IV visitation team and the economy

Bayelsa deputy gov denies forging NYSC certificate

Ekiti threatens prosecution as commissioner accuses teachers of raping pupils

NSCDC vows to fish out oil theft sponsors

Boko Haram is frustrated – Buhari

Spread of coronavirus confirms WHO fears, say experts

Neymar sent off as PSG beat Bordeaux in seven-goal thriller

Six injured as disgruntled Haitian police attack army headquarters

Israeli warplanes hit Gaza after Palestinian rocket barrage

DR Congo army kills six fighters accused of massacres

Ethiopia assumes custody of crown hidden for 21 years in Netherlands

VAR ‘risks ruining’ football, other things we learned from EPL this weekend

Alleged murder: Umahi sacks two aides, orders arrest

PHOTOS: ‘ Wike, Oshiomhole not at war’

Sevilla boost top four hopes with thumping win over Getafe

Israel confirms second coronavirus case

VIDEO: Osun obas biased, they can’t suspend me –Oluwo

Full list of boxing world champions

Boko Haram: Conduct joint operations, Army commander urges Cameroon, Chad 

APC govs forum DG blames Oshiomhole for party’s woes  

Gowon leads ‘prayer rally’ against insecurity in Nigeria

FG to include robotics, artificial intel in school curriculum  

EPL: Arteta hails Aubameyang as Arsenal captain downs Everton

Lagos shuts down 20 health facilities

29 injured in ‘bomb attack’ at pro-Abiy rally in Ethiopia

Magu didn’t say corruption caused Coronavirus, EFCC insists

EPL: Arsenal beat Everton 3-2

Togo election: President’s camp claims victory, challenger disagrees

I don’t feel like a dictator, says Togo’s president seeking fourth term in office

Old TB vaccine works better when injected into vein —Researchers

Italy announces third death linked to coronavirus

Nigeria not making significant progress in reducing maternal death —SOGON

Inside the world of Nigeria’s teenage drug revelers

Lagos’ biggest hospitals ill-prepared for Lassa fever, other pandemics —Investigation

Many injured, bus burnt as football fans clash

Supreme Court hears APC’s request for Bayelsa judgment review Wednesday

Fernandes on the spot as Manchester Utd climb to fifth

Israel quarantines pupils over coronavirus fears

Boko Haram bill an insult to Nigerians – Plateau Senator

EPL: Ighalo misses goal as Manchester United thrash Watford 3-0

Lazio stay on Juventus’ heels as coronavirus fears wreak havoc in Serie A

Trump says he would sign a peace deal with the Taliban

Votes counting ongoing in Togo presidential election, challenger claims ‘fraud’

Bayelsa deputy gov breaks silence, denies presenting forged NYSC certificate

Djokovic laments Federer’s absence in Dubai

Iran reports record low turnout for general election

Congress: No consensus candidate, says Ekiti PDP

Coronavirus: Third person from Japan cruise ship dies

Pakistan shuts border with Iran over virus fears

Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury fight will happen this year – Hearn

NDIC liquidates 425 banks in 32 years

Why I kept my traditional wedding private – Nina Ivy

Laporte will be fit to face Real Madrid, says Guardiola

Real Madrid suffer major injury setback ahead of Man City clash

Three soldiers killed as suspected terrorists attack army camp

Every Nigerian should be worried about state of insecurity – Prof Nwosu, ex-minister

Having common interests, always being together helped us – Okesijis, couple married for 65 years

Amnesty for arrested Boko Haram members bad idea — Ejiofor, ex-DSS director

Footballer killed in Sagamu arrested for wearing military cap – Police

Three Mali soldiers killed in suspected jihadist attack

After 6hrs raid, Boko Haram threatens fresh attack on Adamawa community

Italy coronavirus cases surpass 100 as towns put on lockdown

Will Nigeria’s political comedians stand up?

Atiku condemns Boko Haram attack on Adamawa

Deontay Wilder rushed to hospital after bloody defeat to Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder rushed to hospital after bloody defeat by Tyson Fury

Serie A: Inter Milan game among three postponed over coronavirus in Italy

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder rematch breaks heavyweight gate record

Tyson Fury to face Anthony Joshua after defeating Deontay Wilder

Nobel Prize nominee dies at 93

PHOTOS: Tyson Fury beats Deontay Wilder to become new heavyweight champion

BREAKING: Fury knocks out Wilder, wins WBC heavyweight title

My husband was like a brother until he proposed ––Arch Benson-Idahosa

Nigerians await APC’s promised restructuring five years after

Kwara govt says Okada riders to pay road tax, wear uniform

Alleged N400m fraud: Metuh learns fate Tuesday

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Fulani herdsmen collected N1.7m, malt drinks before my release – Freed Edo teacher

It’s unthinkable for leaders to move in large convoys – Peter Obi

Amotekun: South-South not considering joint security outfit, say govs

Oshoala scores hat-trick in Barca win

Obaseki, Oshiomhole allies trade accusations as police save APC chair

Insecurity concerns me more than 2023 presidential poll –Bode George

Certificate forgery: We can’t remove sacked Bayelsa deputy governor-elect, says Senate

Aisha Buhari meeting, learning from ex-first ladies, not politics – Presidency

Death penalty can’t stop corruption in Nigeria; it’s in the blood – Clarke

I never reported SIM card issue to DSS – Buhari’s daughter

I don’t visit Goldie’s grave to seek attention – Denrele Edun

How Boko Haram operated in Adamawa community for six hours

No Abacha loot for Bagudu, says AGF

Many thought we wouldn’t succeed with music – 9ice

I’m not under pressure to lead fake life – Adebimpe Oyebade

Coronavirus: Health ministry’s preparation suffers as Presidency blocks procurement

Third Mainland Bridge: Nigeria’s longest bridge where suicide is cheap

Bandits renew attacks in North-West despite governors’ amnesty

It’s madness for leaders to move in large convoys – Peter Obi

Ondo 2020: APC chieftains unite against Akeredolu’s re-election

How SARS man pushed our player to death –Remo Stars FC

Lagos trader sells fake Total engine oil in Oyo, Anambra

Police vehicle kills woman, injures others in Jigawa

FG denies plan to monitor Nigerians’ calls, social media activities

Calls for sacking of service chiefs justified – NBA

People only interested in making money from Ogoni clean-up — Nsuke, MOSOP factional leader

Lagos Free Zone ’ll boost economic growth – Japanese manufacturers

Niger LG chairman calls for revocation of Discos’ licences

Orphanage alleges plan to convert 27 children to Islam

Herdsmen attacks: Group urges Okowa to summon S’South security summit

Company blames fire incident for poor power supply to S’West

How to tackle farmer/herder conflicts – Malami

Coca-Cola, Medshare donate equipment to FMC

I knew I would be Maiyegun 11 years ago–K1 De Ultimate

Host communities to get 5% revenue from GENCOs

Group laments marginalisation of women

NGO collaborates with govt to assist cocoa farmers

Expert tasks ex-leaders on restructuring

Troops at home of Togo opposition candidate as presidential polls close

West Brom, Leeds boost Championship promotion hopes

Soldiers kill 13 bandits, arrest woman, seven others in Zamfara

Kaduna confirms fresh Lassa fever case

Dortmund move second as Haaland hits 40th goal of season

Chelsea see off Spurs as Sheffield Utd miss chance to go fifth

Oluwo’s suspension weightless, unknown to law – Lawyers

Messi scores four as Barcelona rout Eibar

FG to use recovered Abacha loot for infrastructure, Bagudu will get nothing – AGF

Looted funds: PDP urges NASS to probe presidency

Malami proposes solution to farmer-herder crisis

Malami reveals solution to farmer-herder crisis

Okada riders to pay tax in Kwara – Govt

Ondo APC hasn’t endorsed Akeredolu’s re-election – Kekemeke

We live in denial, security situation to get worse – Ekweremadu

Prosecute killers of Aso Rock director – NCWS

I’m not afraid of prison – Jacob Zuma

I’m not afraid of prison – South Africa’s ex-president, Jacob Zuma

South Africa’s Zuma returns from medical trip to Cuba

Coronavirus: China cases drop as foreign fears rise

Oluwo kicks over six-month suspension for disrespecting Ooni, Alaafin, Alake

Excitement as Anthony Joshua poses with Nigerian fans, displays belts

Second coronavirus death sparks fears, lockdown in Italian towns

I never reported SIM card issue to DSS – Buhari’s daughter

Ogun riders condemn Lagos govt over ban on Okada

Seven coping strategies when your spouse is away

Kneeling to propose: Fans disagree with Pete Edochie

Odenigbo building a house, planned to return home before Easter – Brother of man in viral video allegedly killed by kinsman in South Africa

Togo’s opposition candidate flees to Ghana as presidential election holds today

How Akume assaulted me at Tor Tiv son’s wedding – Mku

Three burnt as tanker explodes in Ogun

Friday, February 21, 2020

I can date, marry a fan –Temitope Solaja

No amount is too much to pay for Leah Sharibu’s release – Father

Why some northern entertainers keep away from south – Zaaki Azzay

Ighalo: I’m not under pressure to score at United

I’ll stop twerking videos, hubby doesn’t like them – Anita Joseph

Why Oluwo is fighting some traditional rulers – Onigege of Igege

Thugs kill father of three at bar over N50 change

UK warns Nigerian students against fraud, freezes 95 accounts

Osinbajo, Makinde, others bid Are farewell as late PUNCH director is buried

My professional football career began by accident – Odegbami

Abacha loot: US tackles FG over alleged $100m largesse for Kebbi gov

Ebonyi airport: owners of demolished buildings face hard times amid delayed compensation

Military suspends troop withdrawal as security threats worsen

Why we plan to attend Amotekun public hearing on Monday – Miyetti Allah

How our husband chained us up, put pepper in our private parts– Katsina housewives locked up for 10 months

B’Haram blocks Yobe highway, battles soldiers in Adamawa

My reunion with Kollington mere advert – Salawa Abeni

We’ve abolished making women drink water used to wash dead husbands – Enogie of Ekpoma

Daughter sues mum over rape allegation against dad

Driver arraigned for alleged killing of two customs officers

Ticket fee collector slumps, dies after slapping okada rider

Police confirm killing of palace guard in Plateau

Final year student, motor boy die in Delta, Edo accidents

Traders lament as fire razes 12 shops in Kwara

Board director, two others arrested over defilement of 14-year-old

Pastor on deliverance mission dies in his sleep

Two killed as rival cult groups clash in Lagos

Obasanjo, others call for unity among Nigerians

Boko Haram menace’ll end soon, says Buratai

We are not opening borders now, Buhari tells neighbouring countries

Why Ishaku is governing Taraba from Abuja – Aide

Thirteen remanded in prison over illegal arms

Stay off North-East conflict areas, army tells Int’l organisations

Killings: CAN declares Jan 21 annual national prayer day

Bandits kill two, kidnap 13-year-old girl in Kaduna

Court orders DSS to probe Ewhrudjakpo for alleged certificate forgery

Delta APC crisis worsens as chairman suspends secretary

WHO says window of opportunity to stem coronavirus ‘narrowing’ as cases soar

South Sudan rebel leader appointed vice president

Erdogan urges Putin to restrain Syria regime in Idlib

Argentina’s economy shrank 2.1% in 2019 – Official

US stocks close with sharp declines

Platini considers return to football after ban

EU budget summit ends with no deal

Harry, Meghan to stop using ‘royal’ brand

Adamawa under attack as soldiers, Boko Haram engage in gun battle

EPL: Liverpool captain out for three weeks with hamstring injury

Kano court dismisses corruption report against Sanusi

N3.5bn Emirate fund: Court dismisses corruption report against Sanusi

[VIDEO] Facts and Fiction: Is it true those who have afternoon sex will give birth to albinos?

Suspected kidnappers’ camp uncovered in llorin

You can’t suspend me, Oluwo tells Osun Obas

Klopp replies Manchester United fan who wants Liverpool to lose

Ganduje’s commissioner arrested by EFCC

South Korea coronavirus cases jump to over 200

Rivers filling stations resume operations as NUPENG, others call-off strike

Midnight fire razes shops in Ilorin

Coronavirus: Ukrainian President to help woman, dog stranded in China

FG releases N386m for Coronavirus prevention

BREAKING: Court frees 87 Shiites in Kaduna

Pastor invited for ‘family deliverance’ dies in his sleep

Guardiola calm over Sterling’s praise of ‘fantastic’ Real Madrid

Ondo/Edo primaries: INEC urges voters to screen candidates’ certificates

I’m confident troops’ll end insurgency – Buratai

Traders lament as Lagos demolishes 60 shops at Ikotun market

Buhari, Burkina Faso President meet in Abuja

BREAKING: Oluwo suspended for six months

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson out for three weeks

Coronavirus: 500 Chinese prisoners infected

Coronavirus: China to play two World Cup qualifiers in Thailand

Six students drown, five missing in Indonesia flood

US exposes FG’s plan to pay APC gov $100m from Abacha loot

Solskjaer puts faith in Martial after Rashford setback

Nigerian homeland security: A terrain in tatters

US sanctions are ‘great honour,’ says Iranian council

Fire guts Jabi motor park in Abuja, destroys shops

Air force bombs scores of ISWAP fighters in Borno

Oshoala set for massive pay rise at Barca

Why Ishaku is governing Taraba from Abuja since December – Aide

Certificate forgery: Court orders DSS to probe Bayelsa deputy gov

Insecurity: Obasanjo calls for unity as Etuh laid to rest

Kwara plans ID cards, uniforms for Okada riders

Israel confirms first case of coronavirus

Imo: Groups urge Supreme Court to reverse Uzodinma’s judgment

North Korea cancels marathon over coronavirus

VIDEO: What do you know about the Coronavirus?

Wilder, Fury ready for Vegas rematch

Prime Minister fails to appear for murder charge on medical grounds

Wife cuts husband’s tongue, nose in Imo

Stock market halts five-day losing streak, gains N24bn

2019 polls: Cop’s widow begs police, INEC for job

Flight diversion: British Airways to compensate Nigerian passengers

Domestic accident keeping me away from Taraba –Ishaku

Accountant General, Customs CG clash over N28bn unremitted fund

Oyo past governors eulogise late PUNCH director

Thursday, February 20, 2020

I’m getting better under Ancelotti – Iwobi

AfDB to provide $10bn for roads, others

Prepare for electricity tariff hike, TCN tells Nigerians

Day Olaiya outshone Chief Bill Friday on stage

APC seeks review of Bayelsa judgment, Diri’s removal

Court dissolves one-year marriage over lack of love

Player banned for biting opponent’s private parts

Depleting ECA signals revenue pressure, says LCCI, institute

I didn’t forge my certificates –Sacked Bayelsa dep gov-elect

Ex-Buhari’s ADC wants Kyari, service chiefs sacked

CAN, BBOG knock Senate on Boko Haram education bill

Use bailout to address Almajiris, others, Buhari tells govs

Ex-UNILAG lecturer jailed 21 years for raping admission seeker

Sexagenarian beheaded, pastor arrested for prophesying corpse location

EFCC arraigns contractor over laboratory equipment

Four arrested as police shoot two Ogun traders

Man, 56, remanded for defiling neighbour’s 10-year-old girl

Police arrest six robbery suspects in Aba

Gunmen kill two policemen at Ondo checkpoint

You’re not qualified to join us, APC tells Fayose

Service chiefs: What’s on Buhari’s mind?

Herdsmen attack: Police confirm Delta youth spokesman’s kidnap

Wife cuts Imo husband’s tongue, nose

Police feigning ignorance as herdsmen turn Delta communities to killing fields

Buhari won’t resign because of insecurity, says FG

Ex-Guinness employee seeks N200m damages over dismissal

Leah Sharibu’s mother, others protest in UK

Senate President’s convoy rescues accident victims in Delta

We’ve resolved Plateau PDP crisis, say Jang, Mantu, Useni

EU gives Nigeria N32m to fight Lassa fever

Ogun Assembly proposes insurance, pension for Amotekun corps

Again, gunmen abduct four NSCDC personnel, others in Kogi

2023 ambitions tear Delta Reps apart

PDP restates call for Oshiomhole’s arrest

$9.5m fraud: Court rejects EFCC’s request to join Pinnick as defendant

Court ruling: Football is the winner, says Pinnick

Brume sets new long jump personal record

PDP to prevail on Alaibe not to sack Diri

NSCDC seeks forfeiture of seized cows in Ekiti

Diri appoints SSG, others

I’ve no hand in Odili residence protests –Sylva

Minimum wage: C’River labour gives Ayade seven-day ultimatum

Oyo plans cards for okada riders

Convicted husband killer, Sandra, appeals death sentence

Labour’ll engage FG on wage review soon –TUC

Abuja varsity builds police station on campus

NDLEA destroys tonnes of illicit drugs in Bauchi

Trump ignores outcry and tweets on ally’s court sentencing

Stock markets weighed down by Coronavirus fears

Qatar says Saudi blocks official from Gulf virus summit

Vigils in Germany after ‘racist’ gunman kills nine

Halep stages another Dubai comeback to reach semi-finals 

Six workers rescued from underground cigarette factory in Spain

Barcelona use La Liga rule to sign Leganes forward

Europa: Ighalo starts from bench as Manchester United, Bruges draw

Lagos Assembly receives Amotekun Bill, begins public hearing Monday

Coronavirus: No Nigerian among 29 infected foreigners, says China

Leah Sharibu: Mother, others protest in UK, petition PM

UPDATED: Ighalo makes Europa League debut

Euro ban will fire up Manchester City –Rodgers

VIDEO: Coronavirus is caused by corruption – Magu

Aso Rock assistant director to be buried Friday

WHO, UNICEF rank Nigeria poor in child survival index

Husband killer, Maryam Sanda, appeals death sentence

Order immediate licensing of N60bn Bayelsa Airport, Reps tell FG

Bayelsa gov, Douye Diri appoints SSG, others

Oyo frees inmates with HIV, ulcer, pelvic dislocation

VIDEO: So This Happened (Ep35) reviews Reps’ decision to order 400 exotic cars, Agba Jalingo’s release and more

EFCC arrests ex-Kogi Gov’s son for alleged fraud  

EFCC arrests ex-Kogi Gov’s son over fraud  

Security agents harassing residents in border communities –Ogun senator

Ogun Assembly advocates insurance, pension for Amotekun Corps

Three children die in Anambra midnight fire

Use bailouts to address social menace, Buhari tells govs

New British 20-pound note featuring artist Turner enters circulation

BREAKING: UNILAG ex-lecturer bags 21 years for raping admission-seeker

Lagos, Ogun seek transfer of critical FG roads

Allegri undecided over future as he eyes coaching comeback

NCAT takes delivery of six training aircraft 

Guardiola hopeful on David Silva fitness for Real Madrid clash

Why it’s important to study coronaviruses in African bats

Appoint more Supreme Court justices, Reps tell Buhari, NJC

Senate plans rehabilitation agency for repentant Boko Haram terrorists 

Uzodinma visits Buhari, seeks refund of N32bn

I don’t feel like a dictator, says Gnassingbe after 15-year-reign in Togo

Two killed as train derails in Australia

NDLEA destroys 16,142kg of tramadol, others in Bauchi

BREAKING: Protest as Reps pass Omo-Agege’s bill to establish poly in Delta

Prime Minister to be charged Friday with murder of estranged wife

Federer undergoes knee surgery, to miss French Open

SARS officers allegedly shoot two traders while chasing Yahoo boy in Ogun

Miyetti Allah bans night grazing in Nasarawa

Insecurity: Buhari will not resign, says FG

Stop attacking our soldiers, FG tells Amnesty International

Sack Kyari, NSA, service chiefs, ex-ADC tells Buhari

Insecurity: Abuja varsity builds police station on campus

PSG boss, ex-FIFA secretary in fresh bribery scandal

Euro ban: Don’t talk too loud, Guardiola tackles Barca 

China announces biggest drop in new Coronavirus cases

China announces biggest drop in new COVID-19 cases

Coronavirus: Two former passengers from Japan cruise ship die

Court orders release of Dasuki’s passport

Rights abuse: Lagos NBA attaches members to police stations

Buhari, replace service chiefs now

Boxers to stage protest after missing Olympics qualifier

Lagos to close two roads for railway construction

Herdsmen kill two in Edo community

Doctors charged with destroying patient’s kidney learn fate today

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Akande’s APC peace panel to receive memoranda next week

Police cash in on call data to clamp down on journalists

Lassa fever: Lagos places 63 under surveillance

NFF denies appointing Amokachi as Technical Director

Ighalo big boost for United –Solskjaer

Dad always advised us to be disciplined, principled and strong –Are-Igun

Police arrest alleged conspirator in Aso Rock director’s murder

Anthony Joshua receives hero’s welcome in Sagamu

CAN knocks Buhari as Leah Sharibu spends two years with Boko Haram

EFCC arraigns couple over N2.7m bank theft

We need 100,000 more soldiers to win anti-Boko Haram war –Zulum

One good thing about Buhari’s regime

Security agents helping bandits to procure light weapons — Senators

How Nigerian words made it into Oxford English Dictionary

Nigeria’s oil reserves’ll run dry in 49 years – DPR

Why Yoruba language may become extinct!

‘Remit N542m in three weeks’

Ibadan obas blackmailing me to gain sympathy –Olubadan

Senate proposes varsity to tackle Ogoni environmental challenges

Illegal migration: We may impose tough visa rules on Nigeria, EU warns

NUPENG, Rivers disagree as union begins strike

APC, PDP clash over protests at Odili’s residence

Police, landlords clash over family’s claim to Lagos communities

Robbery hoax sparks panic in Ondo

Fleeing alleged child kidnapper rearrested in Kano

Why we backed plans for estate on green belt – Assembly committee

Trump considering Tokyo Olympics trip

Female lawyer who exposed secret Yemen prisons wins rights prize

EPL: De Bruyne lifts Manchester City spirits after Euro ban

Guardiola unfazed by Man City Champions League ban

Tottenham lose in Champions League last 16, first leg

Atalanta defeat Valencia 4-1 in Champions League last 16, first leg

Woman rendered infertile gives birth five years after

Russia opposes UN declaration calling for Syria ceasefire

Messi sees ‘strange’ things at Barcelona after social media row

Neymar criticises PSG injury handling after Dortmund defeat

Coronavirus: New research places Nigeria among high risk African countries

‘Trump offered pardon to Assange if he denied Russia leak’

Kwara gov sacks heads of state-owned media houses

VIDEO: Director, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research speaks on the novel Coronavirus

Tinubu didn’t sponsor my election, says Jimi Agbaje

EPL: Solskjaer lists two Ighalo’s skills needed by Manchester United

Index Lassa fever patient is under our care — LUTH

Two Iranians die after testing positive for coronavirus

Police arrest suspect in Aso Rock director’s murder

We can’t continue to subsidise power – FG

Remit N542m in three weeks, Reps order CMD

We need 100,000 more soldiers to defeat Boko Haram – Zulum

[BREAKING] Lassa fever: Lagos puts 63 under surveillance

PHOTOS: Anthony Joshua visits Sagamu

Critics slam UK post-Brexit immigration plans

Court remands two for killing man while testing charm in Ebonyi

Nigeria ranks among bottom 10 countries in child devt —Report

Ighalo makes first Europa League trip with Manchester United

Egypt’s Coronavirus case tests negative – WHO

Ekiti to translate Amotekun law, others to Yoruba

Gunmen kidnap businessman in Calabar

US-Iran conflict: Pompeo lands in Saudi for talks

Visa ban: Minister kicks as US ambassador promises review

BREAKING: Lagos identifies index Lassa fever case as Law student from Ebonyi

World Bank approves $2.2bn for projects in Nigeria

Senate: Bill to establish environment technology varsity Ogoni passes second reading 

Minimum wage: Anambra workers suspend planned strike

BREAKING: Jubilation as Anthony Joshua arrives in Sagamu

BREAKING: Bayelsa Speaker steps down

Buhari drops Joy Nunieh, enlarges NDDC management committee

NDDC: Buhari enlarges interim management committee

UPDATED: Robbery scare in Ondo as banks shut operations

BREAKING: Robbery scare in Ondo as banks shut operations

BREAKING: Coronavirus reaches Iran

Court to hear Sowore, Bakare’s N1bn suits against DSS boss, AGF March 25

Coronavirus: Passengers leave Japan cruise ship

Five top games to watch in Europa League this week

BREAKING: FEC meeting opens in Abuja

BREAKING: Filling stations shut down operation in Rivers

Mid-air plane collision kills four in Australia

Al-Shabaab militants attack Somali military bases

Continued border closure not sustainable – MAN

Uzodinma Vs Ihedioha: I’m not part of Supreme Court review team -Soyinka

UPDATE: Coronavirus caused by corruption- Magu

Diverted flights: Some Nigerian passengers return by road

Delta hospital accused of detaining 10-year-old boy

Again, Boko Haram invades Chibok, razes buildings

Accountant General fails to explain N2.9bn IPPIS funds, Senators kick

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

I’ve zero tolerance for looting, says Uzodinma

Bandits release Zamfara monarch’s son, collect motorbike

EFCC foils father’s plan to give detained son hard drug

Senate plans no-quota system varsity for Army

Buhari to decide border reopening –NIS CG

Kogi kidnappers abduct another 12 travellers, demand N30m

National Assembly tackles Boko Haram scare

Counter-protest as Oluwo denies being a boxing king

Flight diversion to Ghana, Benin, Niger embarrassing –Reps

Rangers vs Pillars: Madaki targets Antelopes’ scalp

Osimhen rated third-highest African scorer in Europe

Left-back role will improve me –Saka

Makinde: The fearless karate kid

NOUN undergraduate disappears, family tackles gov’s aide

Ex-prison official remanded for not reporting salary overpayments

Police arrest five robbers at herbalist’s house

Cultists kill Benue varsity final-year student

FPI cultism: SUG president released after perfecting bail conditions

Ondo court remands vulcaniser for rape

Police arraign women for selling three-year-old for N650,000

Caregiver arraigned for defiling girl with Down Syndrome

Bandits kill police inspector in Niger

MSF takes malnutrition screening to Maiduguri IDP camp

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