The Punch News Archive

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Bayelsa accuses RMAFC of illegal deductions

N433m commission: Ajayi’s allegation treacherous, false, says Akeredolu’s son

Police parade seven fake soldiers, reward SARS operatives

FBI wanted fraud suspect surrenders to EFCC

Group, lawyer disagree on online petition against Malami

Killing them softly: A Lagos community where residents drink, bathe with petrol water

Igbo must return home to invest – Umahi, Ohanaeze

Jonathan, Gbajabiamila, Lawan, others in Zaria, mourn Emir

Lawyers’ rule amendment: Ubani drops suit against Malami

Ganduje in Villa, briefs Buhari on Kano blasphemy saga

Three abducted victims regain freedom in Kogi

Gunmen raid Plateau community, kill monarch

Outrage as ex-minister allegedly orders hotel female workers stripped naked

Family kicks as drivers crush Lagos neighbourhood watch officer to death

Eagles list for Oct friendlies excites fans

Police distrupt fuel price hike protest in Kano

Ebonyi crash: Three more bodies recovered, death toll hits 21

Late Rivers musician’s family demands DPO’s prosecution

Fans angry over delay in naming Falcons, Eaglets’ coaches

CBN to share in farmers’ losses

Carabao cup: Man Utd beat Luton 3-0 to enter fourth round

West Ham coach Moyes, two players contract COVID-19

BREAKING: Saudi resumes ‘Umrah’ pilgrimage October 4

NAF names pilots’ crew room after Arotile

Ganduje briefs Buhari on Kano blasphemy case

$6m scam: Suspect on FBI wanted list surrenders to EFCC

 NUC issues new directives on reopening of varsities

Govs blame high food prices on COVID-19 palliatives 

Boko Haram: Zulum donates house, N20m to slain commander’s wife

FinCEN: I’m not on US watch list – Atiku

Electricity hike: Why Nigerians are not convinced – Sanusi

Fire guts LASTMA headquarters

My first experience with Tubaba- Banky W

Foreign investors losing confidence in Nigeria’s oil industry —Kyari

Eighth Senate did not reject water bill -FG

How wrong economic decisions affect Nigerians – Sanusi

BREAKING: CBN reduces benchmark lending rate to 11.5%

‘The fight is over’, Obaseki extends olive branch to Oshiomhole, Ize-Iyamu

[BREAKING] Fuel hike: No going back on strike, protest – NLC

Kobe Bryant’s wife sues L.A County Sheriff over leaked photos at helicopter crash site

Gunmen attack Plateau community, kill monarch

Critics of water bill ill-informed – FG

Tinubu, Oshiomhole pose danger to democracy —Obaseki

Obaseki, Shaibu receive certificates of return

Delisted Cross River workers protest, vow to occupy secretariat

Man City squad stretched to its limit, says Guardiola

Stop running to Pastors, Imams for endorsements, Kukah urges politicians

Edo gov election tribunal secretariat opens in Benin

King Sunny Ade turns 74

Father, son jailed over bomb blast at Vietnam police station

I’ll be last governor to face Southern Kaduna crisis —El-Rufai

Netflix announces premiere of Òlòtūré, Citation, King of Boys II

Barcelona’s Vidal joins Inter Milan

Sylvester Stallone’s mother dies at 98

Ligue 1: PSG submit Neymar-Alvaro video to league

Zulum mourns Army Commander killed by Boko Haram

We’ve arrested suspected terrorists, kidnappers in Oyo park –OPC

Petrol subsidy gulped N8.94tn in 10 years, says PPPRA

Politicians investing money in vote buying – Situation Room

57% Nigerian children don’t have birth certificates – UNICEF

Eagles’ friendlies: Six new players in, home-based stars out

Al-Qaeda, Boko Haram exploiting West Africa endemic poverty –ECOWAS Chair

I’m not desperate for CAF presidency, says Pinnick

National HQ unaware of Ekiti APC disciplinary panel –Ojudu, others

Ex-gov Uduaghan visits Okowa, plans return to PDP

CP orders post-mortem on lady allegedly killed by SARS in Abuja

Only Lagos, Kano, Ogun, FCT still conducting COVID-19 tests – PTF

Insecurity under current service chiefs unbearable –Borno Elders

Angry youths protest as cop shoots Rivers musician dead

Obaseki leads victory parade, says ‘lions, tigers’ tamed, now in zoo

CBN decries speculation as naira plunges, exchanges for 465/$

Govt has no business running refineries, says Osinbajo

Lagos, Ogun, Osun, Oyo, Ekiti secondary, primary schools reopen

Monday, September 21, 2020

Sokoto Hisbah arrests three for allegedly circulating rape video

Tribute: Adieu gallant hero, Colonel Dahiru Bako

Minimum wage: Labour lists offending states, plans street protests, talks

Edo election: Lessons for business managers

Okunbo congratulates Obaseki

Edo election: What will the Supreme Court say?

Gov asks judges to be fair, just

My husband was robbed in 2005, kidnapped by Fulani men in 2019, assassinated in 2020 –Widow of murdered Ekiti director

We’ll fulfil promises despite COVID-19, says Sanwo-Olu

Renewed hope for peace in Southern Kaduna

Edo election: Kick in the teeth for APC

Obaseki: Flagbearers, electorates, lost battle and other errors

Buhari seeks equitable representation in UN security council

Motorist crushes Okada rider to death in Delta

Boboski’s gang members get 14-day ultimatum to surrender weapons

Oyo task force chief vows to prosecute hoodlums

Three feared dead, residents kick as troops raid Rivers community

Finally, APC concedes defeat, admits Edo poll free, fair

96 suspects arrested in Benue for cultism, robbery

16-year-old boy caught with gun in Anambra school

Investor planning $2.1 businesses in Kaduna –El-Rufai

Lagos court jails Internet fraudster for six months

Serie A: Ibrahimovic scores twice as AC Milan beat Bologna

EPL: Man City survive Wolves scare to make winning start

Firm unveils educational software for students

[BREAKING] COVID-19: NCAA threatens to stop domestic flights over non-compliance

Resumption: 10% COVID-19 cases are below 19 years, FG cautions schools

Government has no business running refineries — Osinbajo

APC congratulates Obaseki, gives reasons for Ize-Iyamu’s defeat

Navy redeploys 11 Rear Admirals, 14 Commodores

Arsenal sign Dijon goalkeeper Runarsson

Petrol scarcity looms as NARTO begins strike Tuesday

Djokovic wins fifth Italian Open title

UN at 75: Buhari calls for equitable representation in security council

Full list: Rohr invites six new players, 19 others for Ivory Coast, Tunisia friendlies

Boko Haram: No more excuses, North-East elders tell service chiefs

Indian man slits open pregnant wife’s belly to check baby’s gender

Edo election: Buhari in closed-door meeting with Buni, Ganduje

30-year-old Delta man shot dead over land dispute

Three killed, residents flee as soldiers allegedly raid Rivers communities

BREAKING: Mali’s ex-defence minister Ba N’Daou named transition president

Halep wins Italian Open as defending champion Pliskova retires

Legendary actor Michael Lonsdale dies at 89

Fayose loses elder sister

BREAKING: Four Cameroonian soldiers jailed 10 years for murder

Police ask Boboski’s men to surrender arms within 14 days

Suarez agrees Atletico Madrid terms ahead of Barca exit

Edo election: APC chief blames Oshiomhole for party’s loss

Killings: Live as brothers, Buhari urges Kaduna indigenes

Rescuers pull four-year-old survivor from India collapsed building as toll climbs

BREAKING: AIB releases Lagos helicopter crash report

Man City’s Gundogan tests positive for COVID-19

Everyone thinks govs are thieves – El-Rufai

We will replicate Edo election victory in Lagos, says PDP

WASSCE: Delta demotes 41 teachers for exam malpractice

Ten killed, many trapped in India building collapse

Emir’s death: Kaduna declares public holiday, three days mourning

Opinion polls showed APC will win Edo election, I don’t know what happened —El-Rufai

Zendaya becomes youngest actress to win Emmy (Full winners list)

Seven killed in Colombia attack

Ebonyi crash: Three more bodies recovered from river

Leaked documents reveal money laundering scam worth $2tn

Nursing mother dies, others trapped in Anambra collapsed building

Ghana okays football restart

FG monthly oil sales revenue tumbles by 75%

Golf: America’s DeChambeau wins US Open

ICPC arraigns FMC staff for N17m ghost worker fraud

Ibadan chief dumps PDP, joins APC

I’II announce my next plan soon, says Ize-Iyamu

78 firms bid to rehabilitate pipelines, depots –NNPC

Another leader of One Million Boys nabbed in Ibadan

Obafemi Martins joins Wuhan FC

Eight burnt to death in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Apochie eyes 10th KO against Rivera

Euro roundup: Onuachu bags brace, Osimhen debuts

MMA: Unbeaten Adesanya targets 20th win against Costa

New national team jerseys thrill Ndidi, Iwobi, Oshoala

Delta FA crisis: Ex-stars sue for peace among warring factions

Insigne hails Osimhen after Serie A appearance

Obafemi Martins joins Wuhan FCObafemi Martins joins Wuhan FC

Bandits, on reprisal, kidnap 42 persons in Zamfara

EFCC’ll become toothless bulldog under AGF’s control – SERAP

NMA, CAN disagree over Lagos full reopening of churches

Wild jubilation as Obaseki defeats Ize-Iyamu, APC alleges foul play

Flooding: Developer demands ban on plastic, nylon use

Firm unveils residential estate in Lekki

Close the fiscal gaps and craters

Nigeria dying under Buhari’s jackboot

Foreign reserves rise by $140.9m, now $35.81bn

Businesswoman accuses AIG of threat to life over land tussle

Family accuses FCT SARS of raping, killing daughter, petitions IG

14-year-old girl raped to death in Ogun

Petrol subsidy removed because of fraud, says Kyari

Gambari leads Buhari’s delegation to Zauzau emir’s burial

Nigeria’s main endowment not oil but people, says Osinbajo

Health workers resume as JOHESU ends warning strike

Ebonyi lifts restrictions on wedding, religious gatherings, others

Kwara windstorm: One dead, seven worshippers escape death

Twitter users berate Tinubu after APC loss in Edo

APC, PDP exchange words as police arrest Ondo armed thugs

INEC closes Edo election, plans fair poll in Ondo

Obaseki should repay Edo people with good governance –Abdulsalami

UK spends £1.4m on COVID-19 palliatives

ADC candidate hails Obaseki, offers to serve

REA okays solar projects in FCT, Lagos, Ogun

Soldiers in Kaduna to tackle kidnapping, others –El-Rufai

Lightning strikes in Ekiti, kills 15 cows

Group urges Ondo youths to resist cash-for-votes

9,000 Bayelsa households register for FG cash transfer

Buhari, Atiku, govs, Reps, PDP congratulate Obaseki

Ex-cop appeals to Buhari over demolished bungalows

Kiriji War: Leaders to celebrate 134 years of Yoruba unity

Nestlé S.A. increases stake in Nigeria subsidiary to 66.3%

Lalong seeks end to deforestation, leads trees planting

Stock market extends weekly decline, investors lose N20bn

Dino Melaye, Edo residents mock Oshiomhole after APC defeat

Nasarawa APC passes vote of confidence in Sule

CLO urges CP to probe police torture of suspects

Invest in future, Stanbic IBTC Pension tells workers

Stop unregistered security outfits, group tells NSCDC

Emirates Airlines seeks ban review

Rivers, Shell inaugurate board for gas project

La Liga: Real Madrid held to goalless draw by Sociedad

Baby survives, mother dies in Anambra building collapse

EPL: Leicester go top with Burnley victory

Barca’s Vidal arrives in Italy to complete Inter move

Edo: Credible elections possible, says Fayose 

JOHESU suspends warning strike

Edo election: I’II announce my next plan soon -Ize-Iyamu

Late Emir of Zazzau, Idris, laid to rest in palace 

Edo election: APC rejects Obaseki’s victory

Ebonyi lifts ban on worship centres, cinemas, others

BREAKING: Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0

We’ve translated Bible into 20 Nigerian languages – BSN

Our lives no longer safe in Congo after hoodlums seized Nigeria’s embassy building – President, Nigerian community in Congo

VIDEO: Jubilation in Edo as Obaseki wins governorship election

Ligue 1: Mbappe scores as PSG beat Nice 3-0

Edo election: Reps congratulate Obaseki

[BREAKING] Edo election: Buhari congratulates Obaseki

PHOTOS: Jubilation as INEC declares Obaseki Edo gov

Buhari mourns Emir of Zazzau

Edo election: My victory, triumph over godfatherism – Obaseki

Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu concedes defeat, congratulates PDP

EPL:Tottenham beat Southampton 5-2

BREAKING: INEC declares PDP’s Obaseki winner of Edo election

BREAKING: Emir of Zazzau, Shehu Idris, dies at 84

Leicester sign Roma winger Cengiz Under on loan

Edo election: Two INEC officials attacked in Etsako Central

[BREAKING] Edo election: PDP defeats APC in Ize-Iyamu’s local govt

Corruption: SERAP asks Buhari to stop creation of new agency

I won’t get into any conflict with Messi, says Barca president Bartomeu

Edo election: Jubilation in PDP’s situation room as Obaseki maintains lead

Guardiola must rise to challenge as Man City chase Liverpool

Eddie Murphy wins first Emmy award for guest actor in a comedy series

Eight killed in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

Borno’s IDP housing estate of zinc endangers health, experts warn

Ajagba overwhelms Rice to win 14th career fight

Palm oil: When harmful effects outweigh nutritional value

NAFDAC disowns Air Doctor, other COVID-19 blockers despite rise in their popularity

Edo election: Obaseki’s deputy Shaibu loses LG to APC

[BREAKING] Edo election: Obaseki in early lead

Why I snubbed English clubs for Napoli – Osimhen

Four nabbed over N21.5m Bauchi pension scam

Buhari mourns as 17 die in Ebonyi river crash, 13 missing

Saturday, September 19, 2020

FRSC should tame VIP convoys’ recklessness

Petrol supply fell by 23.88% in July, says NNPC

Mexicans are friendly like Nigerians– Lawal

I’m not a modern-day artiste – Burna Boy

Violence: Edo poll proves pundits wrong

Consumers to pay full electricity rates from July 2021

Hoodlums kidnap, rape Anambra woman, get N400,000 from relations

Police place N5m bounty on Ekiti kidnap kingpin

Fifty-year-old man buries newborn grandson alive

How Otedola’s Ferrari gifts to children ‘broke’ the Internet

I’ve never been any man’s mistress – Miss Pepeiye

I’m okay with eating with my hands –Desola Afod

Public relations doesn’t distort reality, it controls narrative — Bukola Izeogu

Showcasing Aso-Oke’ll help project Yoruba culture – Ronke Ademiluyi

Some artistes go diabolical against one another –Blackface Naija

My estranged husband abandoned me four times, abducted my child — Obasi, 36-year-old caregiver

Nigeria can break up before 2023 if we remain irresponsible –Onaiyekan

Bye-elections: 12 candidates jostle for Lagos-East

Ogun community seeks govt’s support on infrastructure

Ondo gov’s wife registers market women for scheme — Report

Lagos okays school resumption Monday, full services for worship centres

Ondo poll: Agboola Ajayi best candidate for good governance , says Mimiko

Increasing tuition fees in Ondo higher institutions wicked — Jegede

Ekiti communities fear epidemic as thunderstorm kills 15 cows

US security agents intercept poisonous package sent to Trump

Wike warns INEC against declaring Edo poll inconclusive

PSC, Obaseki allege massive vote-buying

Shaibu, Audu predict victory for PDP, APC

We’re rectifying network challenges, says INEC

Autopsy reveals Rivers mechanic died of torture in police cell

Okunbo expresses satisfaction with election process

One dies as Lagos records multiple crashes, school building collapse

Soldiers learn war, not peace

Global wildfires: Apocalypse now, Armageddon later?

COVID-19: What happens next?

Though we separated, Jimoh Aliu was good to me –Orisabunmi

Ringworm can cause low self-esteem in patients – Expert

Arsenal grab late winner against West Ham

China’s international solidarity in the fight against COVID-19

Police arrest man for allegedly killing poly student for ritual

Nadal crashes out of Italian Open

Edo election: APC pressuring INEC to alter results – PDP

EPL: Nketiah scores late winner for Arsenal against West Ham

Edo election: Our officials rectifying network challenges, says INEC

Edo election: Votes sold for N1,000 to N15,000 -CDD

Buhari mourns victims of Ebonyi river tragedy

EPL: Man United lose 3-1 to Palace in season opener

Election: Protect your votes, Saraki tells Edo people

BREAKING: Bale rejoins Tottenham from Real Madrid

BREAKING: Lagos reopens cinemas, spas, others

Edo election: ADC’s candidate Oboh misses voting

VIDEO: School building collapses in Lagos

Rivers LG boss’ arrest not connected to Bobisky investigation – Police

BREAKING: Lagos okays full reopening of churches, mosques

Aguero could miss two months of Man City’s season

Jubilation: Obaseki’s supporter falls from speeding vehicle

Gunmen kill one, kidnap three in Kogi

[BREAKING] Edo election: APC candidate Ize-Iyamu wins polling unit

It’s tough to move on when a marriage crashes –Toyin Abraham

[VIDEO] Vote Buying: No prepaid, na see-and-buy – Edo voter

BREAKING: Obaseki wins polling unit

Ibadan poly fires lecturer for alleged misconduct

N75bn MSME schemes’ registration begins Monday -FG

EPL: Calvert-Lewin scores hat-trick as Everton beat West Brom 5-2

Zidane confirms Bale in talks with Tottenham, says deal ‘still not closed’

VIDEO: INEC is failing us, card readers not working – Oshiomhole

Edo election: Card readers not working, Oshiomhole laments

Halep into Italian Open semi-finals

Edo election: I’m disappointed, says Obaseki after voting

Election: Motorists, travellers stranded in Edo

Chelsea’s Zappacosta joins Genoa on loan

Two killed, 14 injured in shooting at US party

Withdraw lawyers’ rules amendments, Akpata tells Malami

Villa sign Lyon forward Traore

Edo election: Drama as man attempts to disrupt voting at Obaseki’s polling unit

LIVE UPDATES: Edo governorship election

PHOTOS: School building collapses in Lagos

Edo 2020: Brawl over INEC ad hoc official

APC candidate Ize-Iyamu votes

Voters shun social distancing as Edo election commences

Boko Haram recruiting children, over 1.1m IDPs can’t access farms – Zulum

US Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Ginsburg dies at 87

Friday, September 18, 2020

Ondo Amotekun arrests herdsman, 65 cows for destroying farms

APC’s problems caused by outsiders who took control, says Ogbeh

Two Rivers pastors arrested for raping corps member

Edo election: Wike’s life in danger, says Rivers

Return my ID as directed by court, ex-soldier tells Army, Buratai

Mentally-ill man kills mother, two children in Anambra

Cross River landlord sets tenant ablaze over N11, 000 rent

Edo: Obaseki, Ize-Iyamu lock horns in 12 battleground LGAs today

NBA writes Malami, seeks amendment to ‘controversial amendment’

Reps advocate improved funding to develop region

We need to take another look at amended NBC code –Osinbajo

Ogun workers, doctors suspend strike, Abiodun pledges to pay gratuity arrears

B’Haram recruiting children, over 1.1m IDPs can’t access farms – Zulum

Mourners feared dead as bus plunges into Ebonyi river

Misau dumps PDP, rejoins Dogara in APC

FG bars Emirates Airlines from operating in Nigeria

Osinbajo, Sanwo-Olu inaugurate Eko MSME Fashion Hub

Music promoter, estate at war over electricity bill

Deaths of my sister, twin brother left big dent on my career –Yoso

Baba Wande, Antar Laniyan, others mourn Jimoh Aliu

Bola Ige knew of plan to ambush, kill him before his assassination –Son

JTF chase caused Idris’ death, three months after his brother died –Uncle of Osun youth killed in accident

Woman whose kidnapped husband died after release: I fainted when I saw his battered body

How my ex-husband abducted our three kids, lock them indoors –Mother

Eavesdropper: Between protests and orders

I want justice for my son attacked with hot oil –Mother of 24-year-old puff puff seller

Deregulation: More investors eyeing modular refineries, says DPR

Nigeria to engage NYSC members for SDGs 2030 implementation –Buhari

NIMR develops COVID-19 molecular test kit

Edo polls: INEC, security agencies on the spot as tension rises

Rigging: Visa ban disrespecful to Nigeria, FG tells US, knocks UK

Five characters of an emotionally stable spouse

Court sacks Lebanese firm from leased Lagos family land after 66 years

Be a victor not victim as a sickle cell warrior

You can conceive even with PCOS

Kano housewife nabbed over alleged murder of stepson

Trump attacks FBI chief over Russia assessment

Sparta confirm Okoye’s invitation for Eagles’ friendlies

Neymar to lead Brazil in World Cup qualifiers

BREAKING: Bayern thrash Schalke 8-0 in Bundesliga start

1.7 million to vote in Edo election – INEC

FG meets EU envoys over flight ban

International flights: FG, EU meet, review sanctions 

[BREAKING] International flights: FG bars Emirates Airlines

Visa ban: Don’t disrespect Nigeria, FG tells US, UK

Edo election: PDP raises the alarm over alleged threat to govs’ lives

BREAKING: Ex-senator Misau dumps PDP, rejoins APC in Bauchi

VIDEO: So This Happened (57) reviews Ajimobi’s mausoleum, Indonesians sleeping in coffins for violating face mask rule, others

Nigeria to engage NYSC members for SDGs 2030 implementation -Buhari

Don’t wait at polling units after voting, police tell Edo voters

BREAKING: Kidnapped ex-US soldier regains freedom in Ekiti

Higuain signs for Beckham’s Inter Miami

Edo election: International community watching us, INEC warns officials

Edo 2020: NSCDC deploys additional 1,998 officers

BREAKING: NIMR develops COVID-19 molecular test kit

Liverpool sign Bayern Munich’s Thiago Alcantara

Crisis: UNILAG Governing Council member Adaralegbe resigns

Gunmen kidnap two undergraduates, five others in Kaduna community

Edo 2020: Your political lives in danger if APC wins, Wike tells PDP leaders

BREAKING: Ogun workers suspend strike

Man allegedly kills mother, two children in Anambra

Lebanese footballer dies of bullet wound

Bale arrives at Tottenham to seal loan move

VIDEO: No one should test our will, we are ready – Edo State PPRO

Ondo poll: Akeredolu’s aide resigns, may join deputy

Edo 2020: God should let me lose if… – Obaseki

BREAKING: WTO retains Okonjo-Iweala, drops three candidates

Five new signings to watch in Serie A

Osaka withdraws from 2020 French Open

BREAKING: FG apologises for asking all bank, other account holders to re-register

Visa ban: Your judgment unjust, unacceptable, Kogi writes US

Carabao Cup: Liverpool may face Arsenal in fourth round

COVID-19: CMA regrets death of doctors, healthcare workers

We’ll expose manipulation against polling unit results – YIAGA Africa

Juve terminate Higuain contract, to lose €18.3m

Gbajabiamila meets other African speakers, plan conference

Commission sends monitors to observe Edo polls

Man in court over N3.9m theft

IGP orders restriction of movement in Edo

LASU lecturers behind minimum wage protests impostors – ASUU

World Cup: Qatar to pay housemaids, others N105,000 minimum wage

I had doubts in my ability – Nwakali

Sensitive materials already in all Edo LGs, says INEC

FG orders schools to conduct weekly COVID-19 assessment

FG orders all bank, other account holders to re-register

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Statutory revenue sheds N11.96bn as FAAC shares N682.1bn

NIMASA, Air Force deploy assets for maritime security

Gas prices may rise as GACN reviews agreements

Oil overproduction: OPEC+ asked to extend compensation period

We’re warehousing data on 2,418,936 social loan recipients – BoI

Lagos waives permit fees for outdoor advertising practitioners

Benin Disco implements new tariff, pledges improved services

Motorcycles remain key to transportation, says industrialist

Currency in circulation dropped to N2.39tn in August – CBN

Economic prospects bright despite COVID-19 disruptions – Report

Fire destroys six shops, goods in Lagos

Abia building collapse death toll rises to three, official suspended

Farmer murders Gombe Okada rider, sells motorcycle for N120,000

One dead, two injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash

EFCC ordered to pay man N20m for rights violation

Delta fumes over release of Nollywood director arrested for murder

Court remands Benue couple for kidnapping

Another Delta man arraigned for parading self as monarch

I’m committed to free election in Edo – Buhari

Caution your supporters, Akeredolu tells Jegede after clash

I’m not in alliance with Jegede, says Akeredolu’s deputy

Rape, mental health survivor battles foster parents for her child

NNPC records N20.36bn trading surplus

Hike: Electricity consumers to pay N417.09bn in four months

Mining can address Nigeria’s infrastructure deficit – Minister

PH-Maiduguri rail line construction begins soon, says FG

FG reviews treasury forms, accounting documents in MDAs

Babalakin faults panel, resigns as UNILAG Pro-Chancellor

Wike redeems N30m pledge to police over Bobosky’s arrest

Kwara rice, cassava farms destroyed as flood wreaks havoc

W’Cup: Qatar to pay housemaids, others N105,000 minimum wage

Ogun begs labour leaders to return for negotiation

Commissioner beefs up security for police exams

My stepson knows where Lulu-Briggs corpse is – Widow

Stakeholders kick as Ebonyi schools write BECE questions on chalkboard

Nigeria mustn’t forget lessons from COVID-19, says Olanipekun

Educationists raise fears, list challenges as schools reopen

Obasanjo and controversy on state failure

Schools with COVID-19 spike will be shut – Lagos

Edo 2020: Obaseki declares Friday work-free

Edo 2020: IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement

I’m committed to free, fair election in Edo -Buhari

Babalakin’s resignation excites UNILAG lecturers

Nigeria’s revenue didn’t drop by 65%, Falana tackles finance minister

Gunmen kill hotelier in Osun

Bartomeu to face vote of no confidence from Barcelona members

Taraba reopens schools Sept 21

Wike redeems N30m pledge on Bobisky’s arrest

Economy: Governors to meet finance commissioners, others

Setien to sue Barcelona over sacking

BREAKING: Buhari signs Nigeria Police Bill 2020 into law

NCC warns against illegal use of GSM boosters

VIDEO: Kwara First Lady, Emir reconciled us, mended our broken marriage – Blue-eyed woman, husband

[BREAKING] UNILAG crisis: Babalakin quits as Pro-Chancellor

41,000 African health workers infected with COVID-19 -WHO

Jimoh Aliu died after brief illness- Mr Latin

BREAKING: Veteran Yoruba actor Jimoh Aliu ‘Aworo’ dies at 86

Fuel hike: Nurses, midwives serve strike notice

El-Rufai’s law on castration of rapists must be enforced – Foluke Daramola-Salako

Bayern Munich to start league season behind closed doors

Financial autonomy: PASAN threatens to shut down state assemblies

Nigeria will support democracy in West African countries -Buhari

Protesting youths shut down Shell facility in Bayelsa

Trump faces fresh sexual assault allegation

Why Cross River has no Chief Judge -Speaker

Rivers LG workers threaten strike over 13-month unpaid salaries

FG spends N113bn on Osun roads, says Fashola

Fani-Kayode separates from wife, demands N2bn from blogger

DSS invitation: SOKAPU, Miyetti Allah clash over Mailafia

Bale to complete Spurs move this week —Agent

Eagles 29th as FIFA rankings return after six months

Messi wins court case over logo trademark

Uganda police hunt 200 escaped inmates after jailbreak

[BREAKING] Crisis: UNILAG visitation panel submits report to FG

Road ban: Fuel crisis looms in FCT, other northern states

Liverpool close to Bayern’s Thiago deal

NAF eliminates more bandits in Zamfara

Bauchi Assembly passes 16 bills in one year

Landlord’s outstanding bills cannot be enforced on new tenant – NERC

You’ll regret our proscription, IPOB tells South-East govs, Ohanaeze

Electricity tariff hike won’t affect most Nigerians -Osinbajo’s aide

Insecurity: Monarchs should have constitutional roles, says Lawan

FCTA demolishes brothels, illegal structures in Abuja

JAF commences nationwide protest against PMS, electricity tariff hikes

Everton fans want Ancelotti to offload Iwobi

COVID-19: I turned agbero to survive, laments boxing champion

‘My brother’s kidnappers collected N5m before we found his body’

Malami becomes ‘Life Bencher’ amid call for SAN rank withdrawal

Power producers sell N294.16bn electricity in five months

42 ambassadors await postings 96 days after Senate confirmation

Banks to phase out old cheque books December 31

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

FG plans new agency on recovered loot management

Sagay panel accuses Malami of aborting high-profile criminal cases

CBN demands details of 12 top Nigerian businessmen, others’ domiciliary accounts

PPPRA gazettes market-based pricing regime for petrol

Three policemen to man each Edo polling unit –DIG

NLC, Danjuma, others reaffirm support for Obaseki

Ondo APC, PDP supporters clash, Jegede alleges assassination

Edo: Take bribe, be sacked, NSCDC tells personnel

CNPP, CSO condemn alleged vote buying in Edo

Anambra protesters grounds Awka, demand LG election

InfraCredit completes drawdown of AfDB’s $10m loan agreement

Contractors failed Lagos-Ibadan railway track inspection deadline –Amaechi

Stock market extends decline by N2bn

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