The Punch News Archive

Monday, July 22, 2019

Precautions to take when accepting a cheque

Security beefed up in Ogun villages as pupils return to school

Herdsmen raise vigilantes in Ondo, govt, Afenifere kick

DCP, reporter, two Shi’ites killed, sect protest grounds Abuja

El-Zakzaky, wife suffering from metal poisoning — Court documents

FG minimum wage template will impoverish workers – Labour

Shi’ites protest cleric’s detention in India, Canada, UK

Rape saga: Police harassment of Dakolos

Dakolos: IG orders case transfer to Lagos

Chukwueze can become world’s best footballer — Ikpeazu

Barca set to open Messi contract talks

Ways smartphones make life easy

Jakande left lasting legacy in politics and governance, Buhari hails Lagos State’s iconic former ‘Action Governor’

BREAKING: Channels reporter shot during Shiite clash dies

BREAKING: Channels reporter short during Shiite clash dies

Six Shiites dead in clashes with police

Ex-Lagos deputy gov, Ojikutu congratulates Jakande at 90

10 quick facts about Lateef Kayode Jakande at 90

Britain waits for US before Huawei 5G decision

Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Nevada – Prosecutors

90th birthday: LASU names campus road after Jakande

Embassy to send five IDPs to US for sport programme

How $1bn ECA security fund was spent —Presidency

Fasoranti’s daughter: South West  govs reject nomadism, demand ranches in states

Shiitte protest: DCP killed, 54 suspects nabbed

Biggie puts up all 2019 BBNaija housemates for eviction

Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in Nevada

Drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ appeals life sentence

PDP hails Supreme Court’s refusal to reverse judgment on Zamfara

James Cameron salutes ‘Avengers’ for breaking his record

Ondo orders police to fish out herdsmen parading as vigilante

Pay school meal debt or we take your children away, US school warns parents

Shiites burn two quick-response ambulances during protest —NEMA

Armed Miyetti Allah members set up vigilante group, checkpoint in Ondo       

FG, Siemens sign agreement to generate 11,000MW by 2023

BREAKING: Deputy commissioner of Police killed in Shiite, police clash

[BREAKING] Fatoyinbo vs Dakolos: IG orders case transfer to Lagos

Babies show empathy as early as six months old —Research

Army hands over 151 repentant Boko Haram insurgents to Borno govt

Edo Assembly crisis: Clark writes Gbajabiamila, condemns Reps’ interference

PHOTOS: Police, Shiites clash in Abuja, one killed

FIFA bans ex-Botswana football official for life

Minimum Wage: Unrealistic labour demands delaying implementation —FG

Barcelona’s Rakitic unmoved by transfer rumours

Beauty queen killer sentenced to 21 years in prison

Improve Nollywood, don’t ban foreign films, Twitter users tell Desmond Elliot

One killed, N200m property lost as police, Shiite clash

Unpaid salary: Nasarawa Assembly uncovers abnormalities in LG system

Fasoranti’s daughter: Nobody is safe, happy in Nigeria – Anglican Bishop

Alleged assault: Court fixes August 20 for Abbo’s trial

BREAKING: Gunshots as police, Shiites clash by foreign affairs ministry Abuja 

Why Shiites ought to be celebrating – Presidency

17 dead, 28 injured in car bomb blast

Ajax face awkward Champions League qualifier against PAOK

South African graft monitor ‘deceitful’ —Court

Twitter reacts as Kemi Olunloyo claims to have worked in CNN for 20 years

Mata hopes ‘positive’ Pogba remains at Man Utd

Supreme Court strikes out APC’s request for review of judgment on party’s candidates in Zamfara

CAF member to challenge FIFA’s African football takeover plan in court

Repentant Boko Haram members can become President, says general

Norwegian schools to address massacre that killed 77 people —Report

Nigerian teenager killed in South Africa

Referendum that produced Owuru as Nigeria’s president was physical not spiritual – HDP’s witness

My heart is with Barcelona, says Griezmann after ugly Atletico Madrid exit

Police arraign three cult suspects in Ogun

At least five dead in car bomb attack

Zimbabwe increases fuel prices second time in a week  

Police arrest armed robbery suspects, 73 cultists in Lagos

Anarchy looms over siege laid to Yorubaland, Alaafin tells Buhari

Tennis: Rankings unchanged for top women post-Wimbledon

Police arrest finance minister on corruption charges

Data breach: CIBN asks bankers to protect customers

Obi decries incessant killing of Nigerians in South Africa, others

3,500 of our kinsmen in detention – Fulani group

Recapitalisation: TCN to waive N270bn Discos’ debts

Edo Assembly: Senate, Reps plan joint panel on crisis

Why Buhari’s plane can’t fly but drive

Air force man returns €37,000 found in Kano market

Two men arraigned for defiling neighbour’s daughter in Katsina

COZA security men hold PUNCH columnist

Army quizzes General over stolen N400m

APC backs Reps takeover of Edo, Bauchi Assemblies

Christians must love, pray for enemies, says Osinbajo

President Buhari and appointment of ministers

PDP, Presidency clash over $1bn ECA spending

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Iwobi to Gunners: I’ll quit if I don’t play

Amuneke begs IOC to replace stolen gold medal

Eagles need stability –Imama

Stay off Etebo, Stoke City warn clubs

I’ll bounce back stronger –Ighalo

RUGA: NEC meets on livestock plan, grazing reserves get N3.2bn

Ajayi targets EPL promotion with West Brom

Soldiers assault artisan at Dangote refinery for colleagues’ alleged offence

Why Ajimobi pardoned lawyer jailed for killing husband –Ex-AG

Rats ate deceased baby’s ear at Anambra hospital–Police

Command arrests 78 suspected cultists, robbers in Lagos

Herdsmen attacks: Ogun community pupils, teachers desert schools

‘Social media posing increasing security threats’

Egba oppose scrapping of MAUSTECH

Police arraign whistle-blower who accused Emefiele of N232bn fraud

PUNCH replies SimmonsCooper, says no malice towards Osinbajo

Minimum wage: SGF, labour to meet over negotiation breakdown

40% of Nigerian doctors jobless, says NMA

SERAP petitions ICC over 13.2 million out-of-school children

How we spent $1bn ECA fund – Presidency

Avengers’ topples ‘Avatar’ to lead all-time box office

Rape: Police have refused to invite Fatoyinbo, says Dakolo

Senate to revisit Niger-Abuja land compensation payment

‘Lion King’ roars as ‘Avengers’ closes in on box office record

Cricket World Cup final umpire admits ‘error’

Why Ajimobi released ministry official jailed for killing husband- Ex-AG

Farmers make cool money as global snail beauty market hits $314m

Insecurity: Compel Buhari to act, don’t demonise ethnic groups, Balarabe Musa, Falana tell Nigerians

SERAP asks ICC to prosecute Nigerian leaders over 13.2 million out-of-school children

Punch columnist released after COZA arrest ordeal

COZA security men pulled me aside for questioning, says PUNCH columnist Adelakun

Bale close to leaving Real Madrid, says Zidane

Son of Police chief, American girlfriend found dead in Canada

Explain whereabouts of $1bn ECA security fund, PDP urges Buhari

Pope sanctions former US bishop accused of sexual harassment

Kane stunner earns Spurs victory over Juventus

Eight die, 22 injured as Taliban bombs Police checkpoint, hospital

Stop interfering in Obaseki’s Govt, Odigie-Oyegun tells Oshiomhole

Insecurity will worsen unemployment, poverty, OOU don warns

Renard steps down as Morocco boss after Cup of Nations flop

Renard steps down as Morocco boss after AFCON flop

First set of Ekiti varsity medical students graduate after 10 years

15 quick facts about ‘Lion King’ and Beyoncé’s ‘The Gift’

Trump says minority congresswomen should ‘apologize to America’

Costa Rica on alert after 19 die from tainted alcohol

Two die in clash with terrorists

Detainee dies during alleged torture by security agents

Nurse confesses to killing six-year-old boy, bags death sentence

NNPC records N6.33bn trade surplus in May —Report

Woman allegedly beheads her mother in Australia

Griezmann ‘cried with joy’ at Barca move

Sheffield United break club record to sign Mousset for £10m

‘Avengers’ to break ‘Avatar’ all-time record —Disney

Why we invited Dakolo, wife after Aisha Buhari’s tweet —Police

Female suicide bomber kills six in Pakistan

UK finance minister says will quit if Johnson becomes PM

Four killed over witchcraft allegations in India

Johnson bracing to become Britain’s Brexit PM

Google Doodle celebrates Buchi Emecheta 75th posthumous birthday

Gareth Bale’s agent brands Zidane ‘a disgrace’ over exit talk

Pacquiao downs Thurman to capture WBA crown

2019 BBNaija: DJ Lambo, Mercy, Tuoyo lauded at Saturday party

The coaching casualties of AFCON 2019

Aggrieved Ondo APC members want state exco dissolved

Ighalo makes AFCON Best XI

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Criminals richer than us, say police

Rape allegation: Police invite Dakolo, wife for questioning Tuesday

OAU students pour Sniper on each other’s face

Justice suffers as 82 judges handle over 200,000 cases in federal high courts

Kinsmen to kidnappers: We’re in tears, release Siasia’s mum, others unconditionally

Vice President inaugurated Okorocha’s uncompleted projects –Ihedioha’s aide

Dickson Restoration Cup kicks off

Algerians light up London after AFCON triumph

Lampard keen to keep Willian

Zidane mocks Chelsea: Hazard needed to step up

Whyte warns Joshua: I’m now better than you

Infrastructure gap makes working in Nigeria challenging – Abasi Ene-Obong

I mostly get customers via referrals –Olayinka

Mercy Aigbe is back in my house –Lanre Gentry

97 per cent of Nollywood movies don’t make profit– Lancelot Imaseun

I was inspired by Black Panther to write Kesari – Itele

Confusion as villagers take corpse to Zamfara Government House

Tambuwal reaffirms commitment to tackle banditry in Sokoto

It’s time to hold national dialogue on insecurity –Ortom

Four killed, others trapped in Delta collapsed building

Buhari not fair if he appoints only APC members – Prelate

Ikpeazu not bedridden, says CPS

Catholic Church confirms attack on priest by herdsmen

‘Bandits getting more intelligence reports than military’

Imoke’s foundation empowers 45,000 youths

Prove we’ve looted Osun’s treasury, APC tells Adeleke

Ministerial list: Senate gives Buhari five days to submit names

Enact law for President to attach portfolios to ministerial nominees –PDP, others tell NASS

S’West insecurity: Osinbajo, Abiodun in closed-door meetings with Awujale, Akarigbo

Reps tackle Senate over Edo Assembly crisis probe

Implement NICN judgment on workers welfare, JOHESU tells FG

Kogi ex-govs’ sons, Wada, Melaye berate Bello over perceived poor performance

My failed rap career pushed me to comedy — Owen Gee

Art gallery etiquette

I don’t do anything special to get inspiration — Oluwatoyin Albert (DatWarriGirl)

Investing in agriculture

I’ve given up opportunities for sake of love – Funmilayo Omo

Language barrier was a major challenge for me in Paris ––Leye Kuti

Pension will help to alleviate poverty –Fajemisin

PenCom: Boosting contributors data via electronic means

$700m ANOH gas investment’ll address power deficit – Seplat

ECOWAS Protocol should be reviewed to enhance national security — Akinterinwa

Herders should embrace modern way of doing their business — Jibrin, Chairman, PDP BoT

Why governors are always suspicious of their deputies –Aluko, ex-Ekiti deputy gov

Pipeline areas’ dwellers battle endless ecological pollution, live in fear of unforeseen explosions

Buhari condoles with victims of Sokoto killings

Rape: Police invite Dakolo, wife over alleged falsehood

BA suspends flights to Cairo on security grounds

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Polish Gay Pride marchers defy stone-throwing hooligans

Australian police chief’s son found dead in Canada

Insecurity: Osinbajo meets Ogun monarchs

Banditry: Villagers convey body to Zamfara govt house in protest

NAFDAC officials, policemen escape lynching in Onitsha Market

Police arrests woman for allegedly causing harm on home help

Britain wants to de-escalate tensions with Iran —UK foreign minister

Trump offers to guarantee bail for rapper ASAP Rocky

PHOTOS: Four killed as uncompleted building collapses in Delta

Trucks kill two in Ogun accidents

Goalkeeper, Rui Patricio denies Man City as Wolves win Asia Trophy

Africa Cup champs Algeria return to hero’s welcome

Man who climbed airplane wing at Lagos Airport, Nigerien, says Police

NAFDAC shuts Bauchi water packaging factory

Bayelsa gov polls: PDP urges aspirants to exhibit maturity, civility 

Bandits attack Katsina community, loot homes, rustle animals

Dangote, Bill Gates restate commitment to polio eradication in Kano

Insecurity: It’s time to hold national dialogue to proffer solutions —Ortom

Six Cuban football players defect in US

Bello running government of deception —Ex-Kogi Gov, Idris Wada

China opens up finance sector to more foreign investment

Appeal Court sacks Ondo lawmaker

Death toll rises to 12 after China gas plant blast

Vatican opens burial chambers in hunt for princesses, missing teen

Tambuwal reaffirms commitment to stem banditry in Sokoto

Japanese govt to train 100 Imo youths on solar energy —Envoy

Edu urges Arsenal to rediscover winning mentality

JUST IN: Four killed, others trapped as building collapses in Delta

Nigerian Army graduates 259 cadets in Jaji

Saudi king approves hosting of US armed forces

VAR will cause ‘controversy’ admits Premier League chief

Last Kadhafi PM freed in Libya for ‘health reasons’

Botswana on high alert for Ebola

Tops and flops of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Two die as vehicles collide along Enugu-Onitsha Expressway

Newcastle beat West Ham to give Bruce winning start

How to still achieve your 2019 goals this year

AFCON: Senegal’s Cisse laments another missed opportunity

AFCON: Our people were waiting for this second star for a long time –  Coach Belmadi

‘El Chapo’ enters US super maximum prison

Ibrahimovic nets hat trick in upset win over LAFC

Why Buhari won’t ask court to free El-Zakzaky –Presidency

FIFA, others pay tribute to Mikel Obi after retirement

I didn’t allow my relationship to distract me – Agbelusi, Economics first-class graduate

Horrible Lagos-Badagry road: Motorists’ nightmare, cash cow for miscreants

If Bayelsa has three senators as Kano, Nigeria’s Constitution is fair –Buhari

Edo crisis: I can’t nominate federal appointees, Obaseki laments

Ignore NEF’s North return, South-West govs tell herdsmen

Barca offer PSG £90m plus two players for Neymar

Friday, July 19, 2019

Group commends Buhari over SGF’s reappointment

Joshua: My uncle predicted Ruiz’s defeat in 2014

DPR seals 33 filling stations in Rivers

I didn’t believe it when Chioma told me she was dating Davido –Peruzzi

I decided not to have sex in BBNaija House –Isilomo, ex-housemate

We went into kidnapping to retaliate our sister’s abduction –Siblings

Osun poll: I’m being persecuted, says Adeleke

Abolish herdmen’s North-South movement, Ganduje tells FG

Atiku, PDP rest case at tribunal with 62 witnesses

APC returnees and the Lagos ‘kingmaker’s’ influence

Why I dumped my Nigerian girlfriend for Ivoirian fiancée –Uzochukwu

Avoid distractions, Umahi tells Ebonyi students

State seeks to address poverty, unemployment through education

FG welcomes Eagles from AFCON 2019

Miyetti Allah to herdsmen: Defend yourselves against ethnic militia groups

South-West states plan death penalty, life sentence for kidnappers

Killings: Police begin recruitment of 40,000 part-time constables August

FAAN suspends security heads over stowaway arrested at Lagos airport

Suicide not an option to end challenges, says Olugbodi

Osun LGAs operate without interference – Oyetola

SimmonsCooper writes PUNCH, denies link with Ocean Trust

Insecurity: Begin dialogue to avoid anarchy, group tells Buhari

Nigerians jittery as Trump begins raid of illegal immigrants

Igbo coalition vows to implement restriction on cattle movement

Assault: Abbo group accuses Senator Binta of witch-hunt

Algeria beat Senegal 1-0 to lift AFCON trophy

Eagles get $2m for semi-final finish

Ighalo wins AFCON Golden Boot

Boosting your chances of pregnancy every month

Sickle Cell and acute chest syndrome

Man, others arrested for beheading brother’s corpse

Fraud: 74-year-old forges SGF, Assembly papers in Ekiti

Marriage is all about choices, chances and crisis

N8.5m monthly allowance is peanuts –Oke, suspended Rep member

Even at 101, I’m still strong in bed –Aduku, Nigeria’s oldest living war veteran

Nigeria to add 31 million GSM users by 2025 –Report

Concerns mount over dilapidated quay aprons at seaports

Liquidation of Nigeria Airways unnecessary, says aviation expert

Dangote assures shareholders, customers of good returns

Jemibewon fired my boss for recommending my sacking six months after promotion –Fasuan

Save more money with these simple tips

Coaches who have won Africa Cup of Nations

BREAKING: Algeria win AFCON 2019

Nigeria now produces more food than demand – Wase

Tennis: Angelique Kerber drops coach after Wimbledon shock

FG pledges better welfare for Super Eagles

Boris Johnson would do ‘great job’ as British PM, says Trump

EPL: Klopp committed to Liverpool as US tour kicks off

Crisis deepens in Kogi APC as stakeholders sue NWC over primary

Ooni returns to villa, meets Osinbajo

Buhari approves recruitment of 5,000 personnel for NDLEA

Doctors begin strike as gunmen kidnap colleague in Calabar

AFCON 2019: Algerians mix protest with football as cup final looms

Allow El-ZakZaky’s trial to take its course, Buhari’s aide tells Shiites

Atiku, PDP rest their case at tribunal with 62 witnesses

Lampard hoping to rely on youngsters Zouma, Mount this season

AFCON Final: What Algerian and Senegalese coaches have in common

I’ve never seen INEC server, but Yakubu says it exists, Osita Chidoka tells tribunal

De Ligt aiming for Champions League after record-breaking Juventus arrival

Tiger takes refuge on bed after fleeing floods

Atiku, PDP present Osita Chidoka as star witness

Five things to do in a plane emergency

JUST IN: Terrorists kill aid worker in Borno

Tiger Woods set to miss British Open cut

PDP, Atiku get two hours to tender 118 cartons of documents 

Assembly leadership crisis: Bauchi Gov begs traditional rulers to intervene

Two dead, 12 missing after China factory blast

South Africa’s Ramaphosa misled parliament about donation

Ngige sparks laughter at tribunal as he taunts Obi over ‘server’ claim

Man, friend kill rival over girlfriend in Anambra

We won’t ban school governing boards, says Oyo govt

Conte quiet on Lukaku as Inter Milan search for striker

UTME: Lagos inmate who scored 246 points set for NOUN

‘I have not been certified’, Atiku’s data analyst tells tribunal

Bartender jailed for decade over killing of British girl in Goa

Swedish court extends US rapper ASAP Rocky’s detention

JUST IN: Panic as man climbs aircraft at Lagos Airport

European defeat fires up Tottenham’s Pochettino for next season

Nigerians tip Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, others for Grammys as Beyonce debuts The Gift Album

GTBank Holds 9th Annual Autism Conference July 30th – 31st

BREAKING: Huge blast rocks gas plant in China, casualties unknown

College of Surgeons accredits three Ojukwu Varsity’s medical courses

Zuma pulls out of South African graft inquiry

Atiku’s witness says he needs INEC’s permission to read ‘server documents’

Trump tweets go against what makes America great, says Merkel

Solskjaer targets more signings in search for fast start

Army confirms death of colonel, captain, three soldiers

‘Cow vigilantes’ kill three men in India

Genevieve Nnaji features in memoir film ‘Farming’

Bill Gates loses ‘second richest man’ seat to LVMH’s Bernard Arnault

Runaway truck kills eight children in Philippines

Tribunal: Our server results were released by unknown INEC official —Atiku’s expert witness

Man, 74, allegedly forges SGF, Assembly papers in Ekiti

West Ham’s Wilshere opens up on ‘devastating’ injury-hit season

‘They are talking’: Guardiola unhappy by Bayern’s Sane pursuit

Presidential tribunal: Atiku’s ‘expert witness’ to testify on server

Four Chicago police fired for alleged police shooting cover-up

BREAKING: Atiku, PDP ask for more time to conclude case at tribunal

Generator fumes kill two teenagers in Katsina

Man sentenced to life for killing three daughters, wife, grandmother

Nigerian youths turning environmental, power problems into opportunities

Olakunrin, Obasanjo’s letter and a nation on tenterhooks

Electricity customers can get meters, pay later —NERC

Death toll in Ondo communal clash rises, residents flee

Pursue double digit economic growth, NIQS charges Buhari

Janet Jackson performs in Saudi concert after Nicki Minaj pulled out

Algeria battle Senegal in AFCON final

Siasia’s mum kidnappers demand N70m ransom

Protesting women ask Adeboye to speak on killings

SGF okays Badeh property’s handover —EFCC

AFCON: Ritual for Iwobi, sack for South Africa’s coach

Fish out bad eggs among Fulani, Ooni tells Buhari

Abiodun seeks assembly’s nod to stop Abiola tech varsity

Arrested suspects not yet linked to Olakunrin’s murder — Police

Anambra police arrest suspected cultists who specialise in raping teenagers

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Eagles stars celebrate AFCON bronze medal

Family man Messi enjoys the beach

Joshua enjoys boat cruise with sister

Iwobi’s sister bags First Class

Ozil goes blonde

Eagles get easy draw in AFCON 2021 qualifiers

Ajagba vows to knock out Demirezen

PSG, Barcelona working on Neymar move

Troops kill 145 bandits, arrest 223 in Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa

Man arraigned for defiling mentally ill teenager in Katsina

NEMA asks Gombe residents to avoid flood-prone areas

Lagos to tackle crimes with central DNA database

Gridlock: Complete light rail project, Fashola tells Sanwo-Olu

LASG trains council workers to improve efficiency

Things you don’t know about debit cards

Minimum wage: Labour accuses FG of divide and rule tactics

Reps move to avert SSANU, NASU strike

CAN backs Obasanjo’s letter to Buhari

Sacked NHIS boss refuses to return five vehicles

Identities of ex-Kwara officials whose passports EFCC seized revealed

Delay in cabinet formation threatens capital inflow ― Analysts

Stock market extends decline, investors lose N708bn

Man arrested for assaulting power firm’s worker

I raped my daughter to test her virginity – Suspect

Police nab corps members’ suspected killer, 28 others

Immigration officer, 14 others arrested for passport racketeering

Septuagenarian, ex-convict, others arraigned for stealing buses

Submit production data or lose export permits, FG warns oil firms

NCC, NFIU to fight financial fraud in telecoms

Coscharis to assemble Renault cars from October

CSOs give Ayade 60 days to hold LG polls

Ganduje inaugurates RUGA panel in Kano

Abiodun closes defence after calling 30 witnesses

Lokpobiri picks Bayelsa gov form, demands indirect primary

Senate confirms Buhari’s nominee rejected in 2016

Reps approve Buhari’s request to appoint 15 SAs

Gunmen kill two soldiers, abduct expatriate in A’Ibom

Management of pneumonia in children

Sanwo-Olu seeks end to medical tourism

Ekiti raises task force to curb quackery

HIV/AIDS treatment: Women group seeks reduction in age consent

Senate panel meets Oshiomhole-backed Edo lawmakers-elect

Algeria face long qualifying route to AFCON 2021

Police catch Nigerian man with heroin in Rome

Italian prosecutor grills German rescue ship captain over migrants

Fraudsters scam Nigerians using cloned NYSC, NSITF websites, DSS says

Bandits kill more than twenty persons in Sokoto

Golf: Woods labours to seven-over start at British Open

Somali-born lawmaker brands Trump ‘fascist’ after rally taunt

No casualty in Ebonyi collapsed hotel —Police

Buhari congratulates Imam Abdullahi on US Religious Freedom Award

APC NWC expels North West vice chair for anti-party activities

CAF to wait for court ruling on abandoned Champions League final

Oyo Govt seals shops in Ibadan for flouting environmental sanitation laws

UN mission in Libya seeks release of abducted female lawmaker

Kidnappers of Siasia’s mother demand N70m ransom

Terrorists kill six soldiers in Borno ambush

Bayelsa Police nab suspected killer of corps members, 28 others criminals 

BREAKING: Nigeria to play Benin, Sierra Leone as CAF releases draw for AFCON 2021 qualifiers

EFCC reveals identities of ex-Kwara Gov officials whose passports were seized

994 Nigerians deported from Ghana in 18 months —FG

LASTMA to investigate video of soldier assaulting motorist

Teen mum gives birth during exam, returns to finish paper

Pinnick removed as CAF 1st vice president

Medical council inducts 412 foreign-trained Nigerian doctors

Newcastle boss Bruce vows to give ‘everything’ for new club

Reps to investigate non-remittance of funds to NSITF since 2010

Building collapse claims one, injures others in Douala, Cameroon

UK lawmakers vote in bid to frustrate no-deal Brexit

Airline bans suicidal passenger for life, fines her $106,000

Reps block move to include Almajiri system in basic education

EU parliament condemns US treatment of migrants

Reps raise alarm over plight of IDPs

AFCON 2019: Algerian fans switch their focus from politics to football

Senate hearing of CJN is evidence of leadership crisis- Ezekwesili

Supreme Court sets up two panels to sit during annual vacation

2019 BBNaija: I was celibate for eight years, Khafi reveals

FG raises alarm over new cassava brown streak disease

Gunmen kill two soldiers, abduct expatriate at project site in Akwa Ibom

Minibus with migrants overturns in Turkey killing 15

One shot, over 100 houses burnt as militia attack Taraba villages

Ancient mosque discovered in Israeli desert during excavations

Illicit funds causing insecurity in Africa -Buhari

PHOTOS: Buhari hosts Ooni of Ife

2019 BBNaija : Jacyke wins N1.5 m `Know Your Lyrics’ Challenge

BREAKING: Senate panel meets Oshiomhole-backed members-elect over Edo Assembly crisis

Tribunal dismisses bid to withdraw PDM from petition against Buhari

Court adjourns El-Zazaky’s application for medical attention to July 29

Reps approve Buhari’s request to appoint 15 Special Advisers

Supreme Court dismisses suit challenging Gov Zulum’s nomination

HIV among Nigerian prisoners is double that of general population —UNODC

10 Supreme Court judges lose annual vacation to election cases

Ex-Liverpool striker Sturridge banned for breaching betting rules

Uganda to issue birth certificates to cows

BREAKING: Mikel Obi retires from international football, says, ‘I’m out’

AFCON 2019: Algeria loss made us stronger, Cisse says ahead of final match

BREAKING: INEC produces documents requested by Atiku, PDP

Two monks allegedly burn another to death

Guardiola hails Sane but wants only ‘happy players’ at Man City

BBNaija housemates up for eviction undergo FaceApp challenge

Tribunal to rule on bid to withdraw PDM from petition against Buhari

Mayweather ‘zero interest’ in Pacquiao rematch —report

Infantino rejects ‘colonialism’ criticism

Presidential election tribunal asks HDP to open trial against Buhari’s election July 22

Oluwo of Iwo advocates death penalty for kidnappers in Osun

24 dead in suspected arson attack on Japan animation studio

BREAKING: Senate confirms Buhari’s nominee rejected in 2016

Soldier drives against traffic, brutalises motorist after causing accident

Iran agrees to allow women watch upcoming 2022 World Cup Qualifiers —FIFA

Facing Olympic hotel shortage, Tokyo looks offshore

Video of herdsmen expulsion in Enugu is untrue, says Police

US senator calls for investigation into FaceApp

UN Sec-Gen pays tributes as world remembers Nelson Mandela

AFCON: Third place finish, great achievement for young Eagles, says Iwobi

Instagram hides number of ‘likes’ from users

Ajax’s De Ligt joins Juventus for €75m

Nigeria needs a revolution now!

Indian-owned firm, Tata, seeks to appeal judgment awarding N3.2m to ex-employee

SERAP, A2J condemn harassment of ex-Kebbi CJ

CDHR, plans protest over 150 Nigerians killed in one month

AfCFTA: Nigeria’s economy fragile, not competitive, says NECA

Five-star Ighalo equals Yekini’s record

Forget Ruga, address desert encroachment —Ortom

Nigeria’s electricity market on sickbed —TCN

Probe: Saraki, Ahmed not needed now, states panel chair

Tinubu, defender of the Fulani

Bronze medal feat thrills Rohr

CCB plans to verify Makinde’s N48bn assets, others

Senate confirms Muhammad, CJN admits corruption in lower courts

Mikel will earn N607m yearly at Trabzonspor

EFCC submits Kwara top officials’ names to Immigration

US House rejects bid to launch Trump impeachment proceedings

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Illegal contracts: Bayelsa Assembly suspends Dickson’s in-law

FG spent N610.2bn servicing N13tn domestic debts in Q1

AFCON: Nigeria beat Tunisia 1–0 to win eighth bronze

Why NFF can’t sack Rohr

We killed NBA chairman for withholding N18m Internet fraud proceeds –Suspect

Suspects who kept abducted victim for nine days arrested

Two nabbed for snatching Taxify driver’s car in Lagos

NYSC to buy artificial limbs for Taraba accident victims

LASG asks illegal structure owners, traders to vacate Badagry road

Tenants allegedly murder 63-year-old landlady in Delta

Police kill two kidnappers, arrest 15 in Rivers

Abandoned road projects dot states, MAN laments effect on economy

Troost-Ekong is Man-of-The-Match

DELSU student murdered by ritualists for burial Friday

Fulani recall: Your order arrogant, southern leaders, others tell NEF

Sanwo-Olu insists state’ll prosecute Ijegun vandals

Police comb waterways, creeks for Siasia’s mother

Jos collapsed building had no approval — Govt

Coalition marches to Villa over insecurity, killings

Tuberculosis kills 120,000 Nigerians annually — FG

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We’ll only deploy officers who undergo forensic psychological test —NSCDC

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Breakthrough technique eradicates mosquitoes

Ruga: Abia to scrutinise land sales above five hectares —Attorney-General

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Man City players to decide new captain, says Guardiola

SEC, NFIU sign MoU to tackle ponzi schemes, others

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US confers Religious Freedom Award on Plateau imam who saved 200 Christians from insurgents

Absence of ministers won’t affect 2020 budget, says Senate President

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Janet Jackson, 50 Cent line up for Saudi Arabia concert after Minaj cancels

Gbajabiamila appoints APGA BOT member as aide, APC groups kick

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Edo Assembly rejects House of Reps’ move to disrupt activities

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HUAWEI Y9 Prime 2019: A Smartphone that packs solid features including a Panoramic Viewing Experience and Auto Pop-up Selfie Camera, without breaking the bank

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West Ham break club transfer record to sign Eintracht striker Haller

Pacquiao camp denies Khan claims over Saudi Arabia bout

Road crashes claim 49 lives in Lagos in six months —FRSC

Man attempts suicide over wife’s alleged infidelity

Tribunal: I’m not a partisan politician but PDP is my party —Atiku’s witness

Wizkid’s baby mama accuses singer of domestic violence

BREAKING: Senate confirms Tanko as CJN

Adult toy shop assault: Senate panel seeks more time to investigate Elisha Abbo

INEC produced results from polling units in Nasarawa deserted town – PDP agent

AFCON 2019: Senegal star Mane out to press Ballon d’Or case

Police arraign man for allowing his dog to bite neighbour

Zimbabwe summons British envoy following attack on foreign minister

We won Karu ward in Nasarawa but INEC cancelled results —PDP agent

CJN: Senate screens Tanko Muhammad

Senate screens Tanko Muhammad behind closed doors 

NMA laments growing quackery in medical profession

Spain vows to push ahead with tax on tech giants

Victims of Abbo’s assault shun  Senate panel – Egwu 

Tribunal orders INEC Chair, Zamfara REC to produce documents requested by Atiku Thursday

Akeredolu appoints 27 new Perm Secs, 3 Tutors-General

Sudan protesters, army rulers ink power sharing deal

Newcastle gamble on Bruce as head coach

As holidays begin, UK looks out for forced marriages

Anambra  doctors suspend strike

Beyonce’s ‘Homecoming’ documentary lands six Emmy nominations

De Ligt arrives in Turin to complete Juventus signing

Don’t induce crisis in states, South-East CAN tells FG

External debt rises by $15.3bn under Buhari

Compensate us with bronze, fans urge Eagles

VIDEO: How breadwinner, wife, neighbour and three children die in Lagos fire

Kogi surveyor-gen arraigned for illegal demolition

Three arrested for planning reprisal over Cross River varsity student’s murder

Police invade NABTEB office, remove exam materials

YYF warns South-West govs, monarchs, against selling Yoruba land

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Fraud: Nigerian firm, Lutoyilex, barred from bidding for World Bank, AfDB contracts

Buhari’s anti-graft war not different from Obasanjo, Yar’Adua’s — CACOL

AFCON: Nigeria, Tunisia battle for third-place

Gunmen abduct Niger gov aide’s sister-in-law

Patient commits suicide at UBTH

Delta North: Supreme Court upholds Nwaoboshi ‘s election

Edo to give lands to women cassava growers

FG begins pilot briefing office installation in 24 airports

Nissan introduces new technological details in SUV range

Jaguar Land Rover deploys AI in new vehicles

ILO tasks countries on decent work deficits

ARDI nominates El-Rufai, Bello, others for awards

Fidelity Bank, NEPC, LBS train 100 MSMEs

NSE inducts 46 authorised dealing clerks

91 parties want INEC to conduct LG elections, indict govs

Alleged intimidation: Zamfara APC sets up security committee

Name museum after state anthem composer, Assembly tells Abiodun

Oyetola chides Adeleke over comment on Osun gov poll

Atiku hails Makinde for public assets’ declaration

Missing documents stall hearing of petition against Kalu

We’ve commenced workers’ mobilisation for total strike — Labour

US varsities offer N2.7bn scholarships to Nigerian Students

Abiodun summons contractor over uncompleted project

Pirates kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria coast

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