The Punch News Archive for May 2010

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Kaduna probes poisonous gas incident

Democracy Day: CNPP scores Jang low, calls for his ouster

Four policemen die in auto accident

Pray for democracy to thrive, Jonathan tells Nigerians

Amnesty International faults Nigeria’s bill on terrorism

Shooting of Ghanaian can cause friction with Nigeria —Envoy

Angry youths remove Agagu’s posters in Okitipupa

Zoning arrangement, an impediment to Nigeria’s progress —Adedibu

Raising bond to pay debt ridiculous –VC

Alao-Akala oders dissolution of council’s cabinet

Mimiko, Gbonigi seek jail terms for election riggers

Osun verdict, judgment without justice — South-West AC

Mercenaries shot injured students — TASUED

German finance minister hints at potential tax hike

BP persists on ‘top kill,‘ prepares backup plan to stop spill

‘Appoint professional as INEC chairman’

‘Euro‘s purchasing power not in danger’

Constitution review: Senate receives harmonised report Tuesday

Commerzbank loses bid to dismiss bonus suits

US pledges cooperation with ECOWAS on security

London luxury-home prices gain on demand from Russian buyers

NEITI to probe Federation Account – Asobie

BA talks end without agreement

Whereabouts of kidnapped Customs officer unknown

Oyinlola: One judge did not sign ‘unanimous’ judgment

Rand snaps two-day gain

Ex-commissioner defends NDDC projects in Edo

Oceanic Bank empowers children for financial planning

Treasury signals commitment to $35.5bn AIA deal

Politicians must end desperate quest for power –Shonekan

CPC warns INEC on voter register

Spain labour reform deadline extended by one week

Nigeria to have total radar coverage by June

‘Rise in Nigeria’s oil production boosts OPEC‘s output’

‘People should insure more during recession’

US pressure leads Transocean to revise liability bid

Google, others in N3bn UNN wireless network project

2011: PDP assures on credible elections

FG warns health workers against sabotage

FG returns revenue due to Cross River

Service disruption: Bank PHB apologises

China IPOs post world‘s biggest gains as stocks drop

Japan‘s jobless rate rises as recovery slows

Stanbic IBTC moves to deepen confidence in capital market

Pope invites FRSC boss to Vatican summit

Siemens: EFCC invites Jubril Aminu, Obasanjo’s ex-adviser, 13 others

FG to establish four chemical response centres

CNP to inject 1.5 million laptops into Nigeria

Inter-bank rates drop lower on budget flows

AIO to create African insurance pool

Ford to wind down Mercury line

NAICOM settles 174 claims disputes

CBN extends N500bn credit fund to airlines

Liquidated banks: NDIC begins debt recovery

Infrastructure: Lagos to sell more bonds

A’Ibom to partner Transatlantic mortgages on 500 housing units

Gains, challenges of compulsory insurance policies

Chatty farmers help Suzuki India salesmen

Rescued banks: Why foreign investors are backing out

Unpaid loans rise at slower rate –SBG

Pros, cons of Glo Mobile’s proposed divestment from Ghana

Narcotics: NDLEA arrests 10 youths at Lagos airport

US warns against delay in release of timetable, voter register

Fraud: Ekiti hands over eight civil servants to police

Death penalty and citizens’ rights

Jos: Mix feelings after the curfew

Ex-naval chief’s wife orders arrest of employee’s wife, kids

Girls smoke more than boys in Nigeria –WHO

LAUTECH: Obasanjo wades into Alao-Akala, Oyinlola row

Lagos to acquire farmlands in other states

Jonathan to name INEC chairman next week

CSR: MTN renovates military hospital

We are not aware of Glo’s travail in Ghana -ECOWAS

OTC market records N178.21bn

Fresh downgrade for Spanish debt

UACN records 38% drop in Q1 profit

APM Terminals invests N29bn in upgrading

Transfer of workmen compensation to NSITF harmful – NIA

Bank of Florida‘s lenders closed as bank failures hit 78

Recapitalisation: Unity Bank moves to raise N24bn

Construction: Developers groan as loans dry up

Gulf of Mexico oil leak ‘worst US environment disaster‘

Police arrest eight ministry officials over fraud in Ekiti

Raising bond to pay debt ridiculous –Crescent University, VC

Zoning arrangement, an impediment on Nigeria’s path of progress –Adedibu

Court slams N20m damage on NBC over radio station closure

CPC warns INEC on delay of voter’s register

CBN extends credit fund to airlines

Warship summit: China fails to censure North Korea

Ighalo secures promotion with Granada

Commander of Canada‘s forces in Afghanistan sacked

Sudan bars three activists from attending ICC summit

Group petitions Appeal Court President over pending election appeals

We are not debtors, REDAN tells ICPC

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Jonathan to attendAfrica-France Summit in Nice

Israel rejects Middle East nuclear talks plan

World Cup tickets selling fast -FIFA

Rafsanjani boosts pressure on Iran

Israel rejects NPT conference for nuclear free Middle East

I don’t have to be on a high horse just because I’m a Rep– Hon Akande-Adeola

Dream killers on the prowl

Malawi president announces pardon of jailed gay couple

‘Hell harder for paedophile priests’

I was warned that Nigeria was dangerous but I find the people hospitable–Goodman, UK mediator

President Jonathan and the drunkenness of office

Help, I’m dying in silence

When age is barrier to your marriage

Most women don’t like dresses that are too common– Tolu Akinrele, etiquette coach

Adriano relishes Roma challenge

Higuain not for sale

SSDC outlines plans for 2010

Real Madrid to unveil Mourinho on Monday

Leeds cancel Beckford contract

Insurance Games get date

Mickelson misses chance to topple Woods

France to host EURO 2016

World Cup will overshadow Roland Garros – Federer

Lagerback right for Eagles – Afolabi

We need professionalism in sports administration in Nigeria

Ben Johnson warns Bolt

Lagerback’s World Cup headache

Shonekan commends Oyin-Jolayemi‘s resourcefulness

Iran’s nuclear weapon: US woos Nigeria

Political killings: NIS flays attack on member

Democracy at 11: We are moving backwards – Ezeife, others

Sona Breweries partners distributors to penetrate market

Sleeping woman left on plane in Philly for 4 hours

‘New pension scheme key to workers’ welfare’

Gunmen abduct Customs woman in Rivers

Democracy day: Nothing to celebrate – NANS

NOUN students grumble about poor academic environment

‘Jonathan can conduct fair election even as a contestant’

Oghiadomhe restates FG’s commitment to credible poll

Behind the scenes at Bella Adenuga wedding

What Ibrahim Babangida must do

Depletion of Excess Crude Account and revenue framework adjustment challenge

Corona celebrates Children’s Day with The Risen Sun

Play creatively as a kid, be a healthier adult

Drug suspects confess to NDLEA agents: Poverty led us to Indian hemp cultivation

Brand secrets they don’t teach in business school

‘With Tinsel, I’m just beginning’ Season three unleash 261 episodes

Horde of frogs keeps Greek highway traffic slow

Five-year-old girl dies after father beat her for defecating

Most teen bloggers play it safe online

Winners emerge in pupils’ cooking contest

Talking drum festival goes round Yoruba towns

CBN, ICC Nigeria, stakeholders to evaluate revised URDG

Nigeria’s investment profile too small to support middle income status – World Bank boss

Dangote celebrates with kids

Some baltic fish and shellfish could be harbouring neurotoxins

Democracy scorecard: Still a toddler at 11

German robbers destroy bank but fail to get cash

Still on the NECO mass failure

Bisola Dejonwo tarries

Yakowa dissolves Kaduna cabinet, deputy sworn in

FRSC clamps down on okada riders in Lagos

Police arrest man for impersonating late brother

Water scarcity persists in Ilorin despite N6bn project

Poisonous gas: 500 Kaduna residents hospitalised

Prelate warns leaders against misrule

At Jobi-Fele’s splendid celebration

2011: A’Ibom Assembly and the battle for survival

Nigeria’s democracy still struggling at 11

Our craze for titles

Many Lagosians aren’t living, they merely exist – Muiz Banire

Malaysia’s 93-year-old ‘lotus’ woman regrets bound feet

New technology holds key to increased productivity in agriculture – Minister

Supplements might reduce breast cancer risk

NASSMAC 2010: Winners give maths tips, future plans

New Alzheimer’s gene identified

Wonderful twins in mutual robbery

Need for mid-year evaluation of your 2010 financial goals

MI, Wande Cole, others rock Kelvin at Sprite Triple Slam grand finale

No division among fuji artistes– FUMAN president

Payments offered to egg donors prompt scrutiny

4-year-old Jackson impersonator a thriller

Mind over matter: The example of Prof Hawking

SPDC floats fresh postgraduate scholarship for N’Deltans

Cultural revival as Holy Child College celebrates 65

Investors are running from music because CD price is low – Sunny Nneji

Let democracy work for the people

Banned gambler has to give back $2,001 jackpot

Nigeria needs to start having professional women drivers to reduce accidents – Musa Ismaila

148yr-old British DO’s residence in Badagry turns to beer parlour

Soldier killed by robbers five months after enlisting in army

Weight-loss surgery may ease childbirth risks

Let’s talk alcohol and drugs (2)

Don’t scrap post-JAMB – Abdullahi, Kwara commissioner

Waiting for Chinese Quibi Circus Troupe

N1.5bn contract: Firm sues Niger Delta Ministry

Avoiding pitfalls of social networking sites at the workplace

Traditional oath-taking: Pupils dare Wande Abimbola

Bald eagle restoration could pose problems

Managing to stay ahead of obesity

Plans delayed to sell Marcos jewellery

Waziri’s cry for help, appreciation

Ahnatal, Germany: Where nature is a treasure

Ekiti governorship poll: Anxiety as appellate court warms up for legal battle

N’Delta: Jonathan needs more than good luck to deliver the future

On Tina Vukor-Quarshie

Eyo Effiong steps up his game

Lawmakers’ insatiable appetite for allowances

LG Poll: Chairman’s quest for second term tears council apart

2011: Clark gives conditions for Jonathan presidency

Anambra Tribunal: Petitioner’s car set ablaze

Understanding your vehicle’s exhaust smoke colours

Gunmen kidnap custom officer in Port Harcourt

Democracy: Provide steady power supply, Nigerians tell FG

Diff‘rent Strokes star Gary Coleman dies at 42

Friday, May 28, 2010

Ghana president urges Black stars to win title

I work hard and wait for my turn –Alves

Ronaldo: Keeping the Portuguese hope alive

Brazil chases sixth title with world-class squad

Cote d’Ivoire shoulders Africa’s hope

Bankole, Ettah in squash battle

Lagerback needs Mourinho tactics for Eagles

Why I dumped Heartland –Ike

Who makes Lagerback’s squad?

I’m no longer dating Ruggedman

Because I speak Pidgin on radio, many people think I’m not educated –Lolo, lawyer and broadcaster

It was a mistake I didn’t cry when my husband died – Bishop Bola Odeleke

Pain medication lowers breast cancer recurrence risk

Study suggests link between air pollution and type 2 diabetes in women

Exercise appears to reduce cellular aging caused by stress

Modified measles virus shows potential for treating childhood brain tumors

Sokoto pledges on N3.8bn IPP

NSCIA to review Nigeria on Sunday

A blocked ‘Nose‘ may stop cancer cell growth

Could humans be Infected by computer viruses?

$10M awarded to einstein for diabetes research

Vaccine hope for skin cancer sufferers

Kebbi releases N615m for electricity projects

Kaduna: How Assembly finally confirmed Yero as deputy gov

Reps want abolition of post-UME tests in varsities

Apple overtakes Microsoft as biggest tech company

Obi boosts Igbo language speaking

Bacteria could play a wider role in obesity

Potential test for gum disease using little-known mouth fluid

Amnesty accuses Nigerian, Cameroonian, others’ police of killing with impunity

Chilled to death: Heart and stroke deaths peak in winter

How patients are harmed by the concealment of knowledge

‘Nigerian women not ready to lead’

I relocated from Lagos because my children were losing touch with tradition –Bright Chimezie

Markets rise as China comments support the euro

N’Korea to end military pact

US economic growth revised down to 3%

Ransome-Kuti, Marinho win at OverSixty Golf tourney

Mega 99 celebrates

Essence steps up

He wants me, but not my son

UNILAG mourns officials electrocuted on duty

Omololu Falobi Award won by pioneering community educator at microbicides 2010 Conference

NLC opposes FG on planned electricity tariff’s increase

Why FG restored Ribadu’s AIG rank –Minister

Sick and tired of my husband!

Shot by policemen, ejected by hospital, 42-year-old father of seven lives at the mercy of death

Baby Samuel’s parents prepare for legal war

My wife is a bad cook

Bishop’s Cabinet ready for premiere

I was not sacked, I resigned –Ure

Pixel sponsors Ibadan table

SportsMillionaire unveils competition’s logo

‘Big investors resist major stock sell off‘

I still can’t forgive myself for the consequence of visiting my former fiancé

Japan exports up by 40% on car, semiconductor demand

…as Imo doctors threaten strike over kidnapped colleague

A’Ibom police parade suspected kidnappers

Labour helpless as more workers groan under casualisation

I’ve never had a sudden break in business – Chief Molade Okoya-Thomas

Re: My friend has been acting strangely since her husband abandoned her and flew to the US

Top essentials this season

I still can’t forgive myself for the consequence of visiting my former fiancé at the verge of settl

Investing intelligently in stocks (4)

The right way to risk your money

Spain approves ¤15bn austerity plan

Eagles dare not fail –Shittu

A journey down memory lane (3)

Williams’ dress draws more notice than her play

Nigeria’s 11 years of democratic experience

Departed heroes of democracy

Shan George searches for love again

GUS: Now the real showdown

I feel used by my boss

Plus-sized women are people too… really!

Don in one-man march against bad governance in Bayelsa, says, ‘I don’t consider death a threat’

Beyond Senator Joy Emodi’s reluctant exit

His mother hates me

Ways to protect journalists from killers (2)

Demystifying Kegel exercise (2)

Rumble in the Presidency

UN to reduce DR Congo peace force

Pakistan mosque attacks in Lahore kill scores

Maoist sabotage‘ kills 71 on train in eastern India

CD says Jonathan‘s candidacy will discredit 2011 elections

Gov queries NDDC projects in Edo

Osun tribunal upholds Oyinlola’s election

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Notable Successes

Nig @ 50: What they say

Age-grade football success: Real or deceit?

Exodus of Nigerian footballers

Ex-finance minister wants microfinancing deepened in Africa

NDLEA discovers 70-acre Indian hemp farm

Ultimate Celeb to be announced on Sunday

In search of pupils with potential

‘...we’ll give it our best shot’

COPAN unveils guidelines on new credit lines from banks

Skye Bank appoints Odozi as director

AfDB to help Africa fight vulture funds

Group wants improvement on money laundering laws

Zamfara to train 1,200 agric extension workers

NACCIMA tasks FG on security, national development

At Fidson, it is healthy lifestyle for all

South Africa 2010: The Super Eagles of England!

Don’t frustrate pupils with levy – Uduaghan

2face swims against the tide

He has trafficked 51 boys, girls into Ekiti — NIS

Go and sin no more, police tell suicide suspect

Chlamydia: Tackling the pains that come with pleasure

HHWA: Tomorrow’s is the D-day!

Old boy gives KC’s McKee Hall N80m facelift

Children‘s Day: Fun, admonitions as stakeholders call for the passage of Child‘s Rights Bill

Do you know it’s Democracy Day?

Lagbaja to release four videos

Nollywomen and the search for better representation

Making Nigerian economy competitive through manufacturing

Making a success of feed mill business

Ex-Im Bank supports agro processing with N78bn

Ladoja wants court to stay proceedings in EFCC’s suit

N’Assembly shuts out protesting poly students

‘Nigeria has 7.3million orphans’

Jonathan’s wife wins okada in bank promo

Other sports groan under instability

... to amend charge against Nnamani, others

Essien ruled out

Germans prefer Cup glory to sex

Volcanic ash: April flight traffic down 2.4%

James, Hart, Green in tough contest

Dunga warns Brazilian stars

EFCC detains Oyo SSG, four others over N8.2bn road contract

Ike predicts keeper battle in Eagles

Nigeria,Colombia tie closed to public

Rich countries pledge $4bn to stop deforestation

Strike hits Honda‘s Chinese ssembly plants

Lehman sues JP Morgan for damages

US to extend oil drilling ban

Argentina players get green light on sex

There is vacuum in Eagles – Okocha

Efenji Efenji: Five suspects remanded in custody

I’ll bring champagne football back to Madrid – Mourinho

PTF assures on Lagerback’s salary

Soros proposes green fund from airline tax

BA to resume talks with cabin crew union

NBA: Nelson inspires Magic to victory

I have a tough job – Lagerback

Lagos HOS solicits support of public servants

Synod asks President to see elevation as divine

Mickelson eyes top ranking

Osaze seeks revenge

Japan export soars by 40% on car, semiconductor demand

Maritime security: Equitorial Guinea awards $250m contract to US firm

‘Local content’ll aid transformation of maritime sector’

Dubai ruler‘s firm seeks debt repayment extension

Firm organises seminar for designers, students

Kwara expresses commitment to democratic dividend

Okada ignores Troussier’s taunts

Colombia clash will be tougher, Lawal warns Eagles

Everton rejects Hammers’ £5m bid for Yakubu

Five Lagos civil servants for World Cup

Group wants FG to convoke constitutional conference

‘Physically- challenged children need care, support’

‘Expedite action on passage of maritime bills’

Navios’ shareholders approve acquisition of 13 vessels

Consolidated Breweries pays N3.25 dividend per share

‘Automobile sector hit by credit squeeze’

Wema Bank posts 295% increase in Q1 profit

N/Assembly reviews CEMA to facilitate trade

‘Stable power supply will stem smuggling activities’

Thoughts on Nigeria at 50!

Taming the monster of crime

Thailand’s bloody protest

Oyinlola vs Aregbesola: Judgment day is here

Dead Nigerian stowaway: Delta Airlines pledges to cooperate with FG

Nigeria’s memorable World Cup moments

French Open: Ivanovic crashes out

Pack your baggage, ex-governor tells PDP

Traditional ruler organises free health care for subjects

Ogun PDP zones governorship to West, deputy to East

Police transfer DPO over Ifo crisis

Osun inaugurates chief judge

FRSC boss reads the Riot Act to tanker drivers

Monarchs, others grill Ogun governorship aspirants

N’Assembly insists on state creation

Ondo faults Agagu’s comments on performance

2011: AC accuses Iwu loyalists of threat to scuttle election

Fani-Kayode: Computer printout is admissible — Appeal court

Safety: FG approves multimillion naira radar for NCAT

Aregbesola v. Oyinlola: Police deploy 6,000 men in Osun

UNFPA to equip 360 hospitals across Nigeria

Kaduna lawmakers confirm Yero as deputy gov-designate

Jos killings: Task Force parades eight more suspects

Lagos spends N9bn on water projects

No plan to cut jobs, FG says

FG to classify roads soon —Minister

Why we need criminal justice reform — Forum

Reps probe Smart Adeyemi’s corruption allegation

My success depends on the N’Assembly – Jonathan

German, Nigerian firms sign $200m refinery contract

... targets 4,700MW electricity generation by December

LG spends N189.7m on capital projects

Stop Post-UME tests, Reps charge ministry, NUC

Ribadu: ‘FG awaits petitions of other 139 officers’

‘Oil bunkerers, traders hamper beautification programme’

N16bn deduction: Lagos opposes PHCN’s bid to withdraw applications

2011: Jonathan can organise free, fair poll – US

‘Pay serious attention to seed subsector’

FG may alter key 2010 budget assumptions

Airlines: It’s time to separate the boys from the men

N.Korea vows to rip up military safeguards with South

Kaduna Assembly endorses Yero as Deputy Gov

Obama unveils Gulf of Mexico oil spill response

Oyo pig farmers allege police check-points killing business

Ekiti monarch dies at 77

Robbers kill two on Lagos -Benin Expressway

Ondo will implement Child Rights Act - Mimiko

Amnesty not enough for N‘Delta peace

‘Top kill‘ method ‘stops BP oil leak‘ in Gulf of Mexico

Jos: Rep blames soldiers for Tusung killings

Apple passes Microsoft to be biggest tech company

Colombian beauty queen arrested on drug charges

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Legislating morality?

Exxon still helping BP with US Gulf spill – CEO

Chinese firm delays decision on US plant

Natural gas prices advance in New York

EU outlines tougher emission-reduction goals

Petrobras makes oil find in offshore Campos Basin

Zigic joins Birmingham

French Open: Federer, Soderling ease through

Navy rescues rowing boats

Dana Gas production increases by 36%

Garcia stakes Ryder Cup claim

Oil India searches for foreign assets

Miners Association of Nigeria gets new executive

Owners urged to sell Liverpool

BP‘s ‘top kill‘ plan to plug oil leak awaits approval

Nigeria wants African countries to develop sports

Opportunity knocks for Osaze in London

FG, states to partner on energy to waste project

Semenya‘s return meet cancelled

Nigeria scheduled to increase daily crude oil exports in July

Rotational presidency has outlived its usefulness —Jang

NNPC must be free of political interference – Fawibe

Torres puts off transfer talk

Oil price rebounds as demand for fuel rises

People Police Marathon holds on July 24

Nigeria drops in FIFA rankings

Czechs beat USA in friendly

Yemen LNG takes the spotlight

World energy use projected to grow 49% between 2007, 2035

Rep alleges plan by Oyo govt to disrupt N1.1bn water project

Food crisis: Lagos reviews measures to stem extortion

Anadarko, Shell drilling permits on hold after spill

Dominion Gas awarded Nord Stream Project

Real Madrid appoints Mourinho

MTN WGC: Peters leads Nigerian team to Thailand

World Cup singer dies at 34

It will be tough for Germany – Ballack

APGA gets more members

Total working on French CCS project

Judge refuses to delay oil spill lawsuit against BP

Suspected cultists inject lecturer’s wife with lethal chemical

Nigeria has lost $300bn to corrupt leaders —ICPC boss

Man attempts suicide over son’s ill-health

Collapsed building: NSE sanctions member for professional misconduct

Senate probes Adeyemi on corruption allegation

Storm kills four in Ibadan

VC calls for youth employment scheme

N5b scam: Kalu’s trial adjourned

Beco Petroleum’s turnover hits N3.9bn

Acergy awarded $120m offshore contract in Nigeria

Nigerien President pays condolence visit to Jonathan

FIFA to release more tickets

2011: PDP sure of victory in Plateau

Mikel to hit camp on Thursday

SEC suspends Diamond Securities

Brazil lines up Tanzania friendly

Seven-point agenda may suffer setback– Group

Brazil’s banks to close for World Cup games

Shekarau faults FG’s anti-graft campaign

Offshore drilling needs to continue –Chevron CEO

South Africa looks to up exploration

NFF’s missing dollars: Magistrate reserves judgment

Fire: FCTA saves 65 lives in three months – Minister

EFCC interrogates Olanrewaju, Oyo SSG, others

WDAS: Naira appreciates to N148.78

Sani married his driver’s daughter, NHRC tells Senate

FG, others seek expansion of public interest litigation

Ibru: Court declines Rabo Lawal’s request

Europe gasoline prices rise

‘Gas oversupply will end after 2015‘

‘Demand for durable goods surged in April’

Jonathan must contest 2011 Presidency –OLM

McClaren to fight for Dzeko

Rooney plays down fitness fears

Presidency, Reps may clash over N63.8bn Abuja runway

Gbonigi advocates constitution review before election

Vaccine stops tumor spread in mice

Genetics, psychology may trigger ADHD

FG signs N474bn agreement for 12,914 housing units

Yobo to face Messi on CNN

French Open: Venus, Tsonga hit third round

Aregbesola v. Oyinlola: Tribunal delivers judgment on Friday

Reversing Ribadu’s dismissal is fair –Groups

Europe seeks new levy on banks to create crisis funds

Nigeria to consider renewable energy projects

Eterna to supplement gas supply for electricity generation

Intercontinental Bank sues Osun over N1bn shares

Mimiko raises hope on varsity

New wage for N’Assembly workers may cost N11.04bn

Amala tragedy: Cassava farmers challenge hospital on autopsy

FG sets up committee to probe high project costs

Budget 2010: CBN warns on oil price assumption

Party lists recipe for democratic growth

Men make politics dirty –Plateau deputy gov

US stocks gain on strong economic data

NASTS asks VC to recall 5,000 suspended students

Construction, procurement contracts inflated by 30% – FG

UN envoy unaware of Sani’s marriage to minor

Oyo students back Akinjide for senatorial race

CBN, ICCN collaborate on URDG

Fuel import: PPPRA to grant Q3 permits in June

Nissan builds battery plant for electric-car boom

Niger Delta communities to share N95bn oil dividend annually

Cunning Okada man dies, cunning FRSC man buries him

Still on Eyiye and her customers

‘Why emergence of new PDP chairman is delayed’

Widow sues bank, demands N36m damages

Future out of my hands – Fabregas

Disu, Ekoku slam Eagles

Telefonica threatens Portugal telecom bid in Vivo campaign

NGOs, civil society, wake up!

Kids could overdose from nicotine-laced ‘candy‘

Coscharis Technologies gets APC award

Managing files on a computer

How to protect your data before repairing computers

Raising funds to start SMEs

Matching tumor types to drugs boosts lung cancer outcomes

Ondo State, not for sale

Moulding tomorrow’s leaders

LAUTECH ownership controversy

Don’t crucify Eagles yet – Chukwu

NBA: Suns edge Lakers

Fayemi appeals against tribunal’s judgment

AC vows to reclaim PDP controlled S’West states

Waste management: Big challenge here

For Oshiomhole, Nigeria should be wary of e-children

Jonathan: New bride friends and foes must court

Iraqi Airways to be closed following bankruptcy

Financial crisis: NCAA may revoke licences of airlines

Nile Delta natural gas in trillions –Survey

FG may privatise refineries soon

OECD raises global growth forecast due to Asia

Ogun lawmakers to subject bond to public debate

Bomb scare at NDDC headquarters

Ibori seeks political asylum in Dubai

IG probes N46m renovation contract in Calabar

Banking stocks drive volume

Lafarge’s production to rise by 2.2 million tonnes

NGF: A forum and its misplaced priorities

Pakistan ‘eunuch wedding‘ is stopped by police

BP uses ‘top kill‘ plan to stem Gulf of Mexico oil leak

Baby survives after being run over by train

Demolition: Fear grips residents of eight Ibadan communities

Students seek recall of suspended colleagues

S‘Africa‘s Eskom wins court order barring strike

Clinton urges global response over Korea crisis

Kone, Dindane move to Qatar

Iraqi Airways stops London, Sweden flights

Iwu: Court dismisses 23 parties’ application

National ID Card scam: Ex-minister opens defence

Yar’Adua-Jonathan succession deepened democracy — Obasanjo

N15.1bn pay report unsettles Reps

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Hleb warns Fabregas against Barca move

Magic conjure up win in Boston

Delhi 2010: 60 Boxers battle for slots

KBFN plans big for kickboxers

S’Korea hits Europe for Eagles

Haruna could be Eagles joker – Ekpo

Falcons arrive from Abidjan

Klitschkos will end Haye’s career – Vitali

Adepoju backs Lad, Owolabi to lift 3SC

Portsmouth puts up Utaka for sale

French Open: Nieminen rattles Roddick

Meghni out

Attah assures on Mikel’s fitness

Amodu Eagles were predictable – Osaze

Another casualty for Germany

Inter accepts Mourinho’s reign is over

Yobo, Obasi hopeful

Okocha, Bwalya rate African teams

Maradona targets World Cup glory

Gunmen kill 14 in Baghdad gold heist – Police

Holocaust: Vatican promises to open wartime archives

What to know about insomnia

Queen sets out UK government’s plans

American tourists kidnapped in Yemen freed

‘Maternal and child health status in Nigeria is poor’

Group to partner Osun on health care

NDDC shops for first-rate hospital

US to aid establishment of HIV research vaccine centres in Nigeria

N’Korea severs ties with S’Korea

Australian scientists warn of biofuel health risks

Zambian envoy decries Africa’s poor UN role

Rail strike: Metrorail coaches on fire

Court issues arrest warrant for ex-Thai PM

Envoy urges redemption of pledges for Haiti earthquake victims

Global Fund launches ‘Born HIV Free’ campaign

Loud music, use of headphones may impair hearing – Experts

Iceland volcano dormant

Isuzu named US truck dealer

British Airways scraps more flights

IOSCO publishes principles on cross border cooperation

UK natural gas premium on the rise

Advocacy group for blind warns against silent cars

Accident claims 98 lives in Delta

Navy trains special forces to protect Nigeria’s waters

Dentist kidnapped in Edo

Ekiti deputy governor threatens to sack contractors

GM drops Cadillac to focus on cheaper models

BP makes back-up plan for leaking well

Unclaimed dividend: Shareholders call for more sensitisation

10 brands for first CFAO auto show

MoneyGram Chairman to visit Nigeria

US property prices rise below forecast

Lexus sales on hold over steering problem

Constituency allowance: Reps criticise Oshiomhole

Protesters seize Delta Assembly

Success tips for small businesses

Reps back presidency’s probe of 2010 budget projects

Jonathan inaugurates mineral processing plant in Zamfara

Jeep crashes into restaurant, kills nine

Bill on pension reform passes second reading

Hyundai collects autographs to support World Cup

Consumer confidence climbs up

Bears sustain grip as index falls by 1.87%

Senate queries introduction of cargo tracking note

‘Bamboo can generate $1bn annually for Nigeria’

BAA drops plans for new Heathrow, Stansted runways

A’Ibom Assembly gets new speaker

Euro seen heading for parity with dollar

Wema Bank moves to raise N49bn

Steel workers demand N7.4bn gratuities for retired colleagues

Toyota, Tesla to make electric vehicles

Oil falls to $67 on spreading risk aversion

Briscoeford in finals of walk-around competition

‘Youths, critical to nation’s future’

Nigeria calls for increased security in the Gulf Region

N8.3bn road scam: EFCC detains Oyo A-G, ALGON boss, others

Improving your lead generation

Is there still security in our banks?

N/Assembly, pass Freedom of Information bill

LBS alumni president tasks members on dedication

‘Human capital development, key to economic growth’

2011: Jonathan not against zoning formula – Mark

Collapsed building already slated for demolition –BUPP

First female registrar may emerge for UNIJOS

Geely Limousine coming to Nigeria soon

Mazda 3 unseats Civic in car sales

FG picks 18 states for mass housing projects

African insurers urged to adopt unified code of conduct

‘Europe debt crisis won’t derail recovery’

NAICOM to increase brokers’ premium to N1m

Ondo pressure group’s members join LP

Saraki’s wife seeks domestication of Child Rights Act

Prepare for higher electricity tariff, FG tells Nigerians ... PHCN shuts down Shiroro station

World Bank to invest $240m in Mozambique energy

Fsrcc issues new rules on margin trading ...pegs margin lending at 10%

World Bank to invest $200m in rural electrification project

MMA2 offers car, others to passengers at 3

Crash: Nigeria to adopt precision landing system

Anti-corruption crusaders take over Ebonyi streets

Lagos clarifies issues on EFCC’s investigation

EFCC raises special team to probe ‘ill-gotten’ properties

NAICOM confirms Igbo as Insurance PHB MD

Oruene joins global dignity board

Onovo, educate your men on necessary particulars

Ban motorcycle riders from Third Mainland Bridge

Niger Governor tasks public officers on people’s welfare

AC urges EFCC to stop Osun’s N18.3bn loan bid

Mimiko, LP dismiss Obasanjo’s statement on polls

Surmounting challenges to Nigeria’s democracy

President Jonathan, help NITEL workers

The burden of public office holders’ pay

‘Regulatory lapses damage local workforce’

Driving organisational growth with sound, clear policies

Nigeria at 50: Dreams and dreamers

Jazz blue is colour of the year

Jonathan may drop Yar’Adua’s 7-point agenda ... as FEC meets today

Poland condoles with FG over killing of Nigerian

Stop posing as traditional rulers

Re: Workers and Power Sector Reform

Again, the malaria scourge

Disaster rescue: FG needs sophisticated equipment – NEMA DG

Porsche Cayenne sets high standards for efficiency, performance

NITEL sale: Adoke chairs due diligence committee

Capital market: FG to inaugurate code of governance committee

S/African GDP expands by 4.6% on mining, manufacturing

Small scale printing as a viable business

Stop the sunscreen, your skin needs sunlight

Global crisis: Nigeria lost $20bn in capital flight – CBN

Pedro v. Lagos: Judge fixes June 8 for ruling

FRA estate: Court adjourns Ladi Williams’ suit

Lagosians shun pedestrian bridges

Two feared dead as fire razes 20 tankers

Jamaica security forces storm ‘drugs lord‘ stronghold

AC elders warn Alao-Akala against dissolution of councils

US PDP ex- Scribe rejects rotational presidency

Rivers issues 48-hour ultimatum to illegal task forces, others

Nigerian varsities need 10,000 academic staff –UI Vice-Chancellor

Police arrest man for impersonating his late brother, bribery

Senate swears in Igbeke

Lagerback to look at untested players in warm up games

Ethiopia poll marred by violence, intimidation- EU Observer

UN evacuates 10 aid workers from southern Sudan

Global stock markets record sharp falls

Protests: Thailand issues arrest warrant for ousted leader, Thaksin

Monday, May 24, 2010

UNODC to establish anti-drug trafficking post at MMIA

FG reappoints Prof. Idowu as ACOED provost

Land dispute: Court favours widow of slain SAN

N500m suit: Judge orders substituted service on college

FG protests killing of Nigerian in Poland

Gulder Five-A-Side: Regional champs emerge

Education sector is ailing — Minister

Fiberesima: Appeal court grants Lagos extension of time

NPL axes Pillars

Chess Heights tourney gets support

CJN, others ask judges to uphold women’s rights

Panic as army withdraws soldiers from patrol duties

Union Bank, Bayelsa rule IEI hockey meet

‘Virgin Nigeria will not be merged with NICON Airways’

DStv League: Bukar inspires Warriors to victory

Ex-convict, three others arrested with fake currencies

Governorship: Muslim clerics oppose Saraki’s daughter’s endorsement

INEC boss: Don’t appoint politicians, Oshiomhole warns Jonathan

Eagles, Colombia match gets new venue

Delhi 2010: Ezinwa writes off Nigerian sprinters

Group asks Jonathan to extend nnpc probe to gas contracts

Kwara commends philanthropist for reconstructing Iludun Oro road

IBM to buy AT&T‘s Sterling unit for $1.4bn

China-US talks: China vows more currency reform

S’Africa opens special World Cup courts

S’Korea sends warning signal

Siemens scandal: EFCC quizzes PDP acting chairman

Concealment of pregnant women’s death to attract jail term

Four-storey building under construction collapses in Abeokuta

Ogbulafor’s successor: Obasanjo, Mark Jonathan in secret meeting

Extend anti-graft war to campuses, NANS tells ICPC

CSOs demand action on ICC

Fresh protest rocks Ekiti college

Eagles to enter Durban in branded aircraft

French Open: Federer, Serena through

Gold climbs as risk aversion persists

Jobs threat as Coventry technology agency closes

‘Total to invest $7bn in off-shore exploration in Nigeria’

Lack of accountability responsible for Nigeria’s power crisis – World Bank

‘Woods not automatic Ryder Cup pick’

Anichebe, Kanu ready for Argentina

Absence of justices stalls Rev King‘s appeal

Jonathan appoints aides for VP

Finbank restates commitment to strong corporate governance principles

Don proffers solution to brain drain

LASU re-appoints Librarian

Jos: Ex-minister blames Jang over recurring crises

Corruption, obstacle to reforms — Ayoola

NLC decries Obasanjo’s closeness to Jonathan

Google partners UNN on wireless network infrastructure

Put private institutions on ETF beneficiary list – Rector

US stocks fluctuate on Europe debt concern

African insurers tasked on fundamental changes

One charger for all mobile phones coming soon

FG plans clampdown on expatriate quota abuse

Operator urges FG to induce mergers, acquisitions in telecoms sector

Ekiti to sensitise citizens on cassava processing

Mimiko urges FG to save private varsities

Lagerback faces first test

Veteran golfers set for Ikeja meet

British court clears Nigerian doctor of rape

Jonathan to create new structure to drive power emergency

Tehran gives fuel swap offer to IAEA

Oil leak: BP plans plug attempt

Non-existent agency gets N22.8bn in 2010 budget

Novelist Junot Diaz elected to Pulitzer board

Demolition: Lagos Assembly makes case for petitioners

Save Oyo town from armed robbery attacks

Ethiopia vote marred by repression

US urges action on Korea situation

Battle of wits for Ogbulafor’s successor

I won’t move to England – Zlatan

Another literary feather for Otiono

New Lagos HOS sworn-in, promises to fight corruption

NIMN stresses need for professionalism in marketing

Management practices to discard

Yewa Think Tank disburses scholarships to 32 students

China pumps up Kenya’s SMEs with $4bn

Businesses still struggling to access credit –Analysts

BoI to assess loan applications from NAC

Microsoft certifies Ewekoro IT centre

Broadband: Fibre optic cable investment to crash costs

UI VC selection: We have no anointed candidate – Council

Companies lament seal-off by LASEPA

Jonathan orders probe of projects in 2010 budget

Political violence: Police set up anti-thuggery unit in Oyo

Private school operators suspend strike in Ogun

A winning strategy for Jonathan

Obama may visit Nigeria soon

Fun, thrills as govt unveils new

Oluwole, notorious black market, resurrects in Mandillas

Drama meets poetry on a rainy afternoon

‘Securency may have bribed to win orders‘

Reform: CBN’s action swift, important –AfDB President

Earning big by partnering software developers

Delta govt donates N.5m to widow of CRIN worker

Retreat 2010: UNAAB seeks conventional varsity status

ICSAN advises on good corporate governance

Nigerian firms can‘t manage industrial disputes -CIPMN

Credit crunch: There will be money to spend now – Aganga

HiiT boss appeals to states on ICT park legislation

Main One submarine fibre cable lands in Nigeria

Wema Bank records N7.53bn loss

Olowu’s burial rites begin today

Police arrest two over missing 40 bags of flours

Idowu in bright start

Tough for Africa!

Constitution review: N’Assembly is putting the cart before the horse –Adegbite

Algeria tremor injures 19 people

‘UNESCO to reject Obiang’s $3m donation’

Dualise Akwanga-Lafia Road

Ajasa yet to benefit from Fashola’s projects

FEC’s approval of Police University

Senate and the rule of law

The poor are denied PSP services –Oke-Affa residents

2011: NAWOJ book project, seminar underway

FAAC resolves controversy over revenue shortfall

Campbell Q3 profit drops

Dangote denies interest in Arsenal stake


GAT: FAAN, Babalakin clash over alleged N11bn MMA2 concession debt

Lack of water threatens MDGs – Senate committee

Osun governor charges kingmakers on due process

High commission intervenes as police arrest Ghanaian in Ogun

Group urges NASS to investigate NDDC’S 2009 budget

Court grants Kenny Martins bail

Money tears ex-militants, commanders apart

UNODC to establish anti-drug trafficking post as MMIA

Senator denies dumping PDP

Osun AC charges EFCC, ICPC to stop Osun’s N18.3bn loan bid

BA strike: Flights cancelled as five-day action begins

Huge fire breaks out at Myanmar‘s main market

Mourinho eyes European ‘Grand Slam‘ with Real Madrid

Warship sinking: S‘ Korea suspends trade with North

Burundi‘s district polls record large voters‘ turn out

Tremor injures 19 people in Algeria

Sunday, May 23, 2010

‘Why South-South must support Jonathan’

Only internal democracy can guarantee political reforms —Oyinlola

NUJ to clamp down on fake journalists

NGO rewards 62 teachers, awards scholarships to 195 students

‘Nation building is everybody’s business’

Argentina sure of Messi

Federal Secretariat: FG wades into redevelopment tussle

Jonathan’s luck good for Eagles – Kalu

Oyo PDP crisis: Hoodlums attack council vice-chairman

University don tasks parents

Japan, Korea clash

UNDEDSS cautions Jonathan on 2011 presidency

A’Ibom Assembly to decide fate of sacked speaker, deputy today

No regrets not playing at the World Cup – Ugbade

FAAN targets N34bn revenue in 2010

Experts frown on Female Genital Mutilation

Goldman Sachs settlement may hinge on how SEC justifies penalty

JTF arrests nine pipeline vandals in Rivers

New report confirms rot in Nigeria Police

Dangote linked with Arsenal stake

Autograph-hungry fans boo Italian squad

FG injects N38bn in 13 institutions

Skill acquisition: Ondo trains 1,500 corps members

Appeal Court upholds Osun AC lawmaker’s election

Capello’s men back in London for Mexico

Inter deserved victory – Van Gaal

Bangkok cleans up as govt extends curfew

Kaduna governor may pick Yero as deputy

Road users trapped on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

FG embargoes sharing of Excess Crude Account fund

Traders issue Oyo govt ultimatum on bad roads

Access Bank’s subsidiary offers 10 million units of mutual funds

Insurance PHB enhances services with new software

Sovereign Trust urges Nigerians to embrace insurance

AFC signs trade finance deal with Fidelity Bank Ghana

Soldiers arrest 15 over fresh Jos killings

Shell paid $36bn to FG in five years

Police rescue four kidnapped Lebanese expatriates

Residents flee Ogun community as obaship tussle persists

Japan PM apologises over Okinawa U-turn

Mikel still to win over Ancelotti

Schwarzer, Kewell missing

Violence: Oyo AC asks Jonathan to caution PDP

‘Resuscitation of bond, sign of secret agenda’

Starcomms‘ subscriber base grew by 26% in 2009

Enyeama, Etuhu, others join Eagles in England

NPL elections: Stakeholders hail NFF

Don’t abolish independent candidacy, groups urge FG

Bomb factory raided in Ireland

Ejigbo LCDA, repair Falana Road

Oshiomhole rules out supplementary budget

NDLEA arrests deportee with 88 wraps of cocaine

Obama wants drilling safety assurances

FCMB records 86% drop in profit

‘Banks‘ share prices have reacted positively to financial results’

Fashola unveils Ajangbadi water works

Reps split over N15.1bn quarterly allocation

S.Africa’s rand rebounds against dollar

e-Payment: Intermac eyes emerging electronic payment channels

Late banking rally cuts losses for European shares

Uduaghan raises the alarm over plot to “hijack” Jonathan

AIG rescue cost narrows by $2.9bn

Living under the shadows of death

Ogun targets N10bn from land scheme

Expert advises farmers on insurance

Faulty conveyor belt leaves passengers stranded at MMIA

Water scarcity worries Oyo residents

2011 elections: CBN refutes allegation on credit to politicians

Ikorodu BRT buses refuse to carry school pupils

Daniel, repair Mowe-Ofada road

Israel holds defense drill amid regional tension

Proferring recipe for electoral equity

350 players for Obasanjo squash meet

TomTom jersey steals show at send-off

The man who caused fire that killed his children dies

Hunt for clues in deadly Indian air crash

Toyota boss considers recall crisis ‘good lesson’

State Farm first to file pay-as-you-drive request in California

Bharti‘s outsourcing policy may affect jobs at Zain

Fishermen blames scarcity on oil spills

NHIS participants decry poor services

We have mere promises, no action from Jonathan —Bakare

Reduced call rates excite Glo subscribers

Nigeria lost $156m to software piracy in 2009 – BSA

Billionaire Philip Green eyes Brazil, China for topshop chain

NNPC probe: ‘We’ll make findings public’

How Jonathan can tame the monster

China landslide kills 19

Lagos: Aboru, Ajegunle, Agiliti protest planned demolition

How to stop your job from killing you

Lagerback sets World Cup target for Eagles

Mourinho set to dump Inter for Real

57 ancient tombs with mummies unearthed in Egypt

INEC: Obasanjo tips Soyebi, as race hots up

Baby gap: Germany’s birth rate hits historic low

Construct overhead bridge at Abule-Egba Junction

Reform: ‘CBN screening, confirmation of CEOs healthy for banks’

Minister seeks industrial harmony in polys, COEs

Appeal court upholds Rep’s election

Bayelsa Corps members are under siege!

Tackling Nigeria’s energy security crisis (2)

Workers and power sector reform

Turnover drops by 45% at OTC market

NAICOM introduces criteria for ARIAN memberships

New blueprint on water resources management out soon – FG

Making a living from graphic designs

Lagos initiates new waterfront schemes

N1.6tn pension fund: Investment must be diversified – Experts

Treasuries advance on European debt concern

PDP: Fear of dissolution grips NWC

Budget 2010: Senate awaits executive proposal

Zoning: Celebration of mediocrity

Nigeria’s hilarious Tom & Jerry anti-corruption war

Duchess of York ‘devastated‘ by cash-for-access claims

We have mere promises, no action from Jonathan –Bakare

FG demands deadline from Independent Power Producers

TMG demands speedy trial for Halliburton and Siemens suspects.

Oyo NUJ promises to set up taskforce to arrest fake journalists

Northern elders finger Obasanjo in plans to distort zoning formula

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Boniface, another hermaphrodite case

Clubs use my past against me – Johnson

Capello hails model Rooney

Pienaar joins South African squad

Ballack support for Germany

Ideye: from lion cub to Super Eagle

Prandelli offered Italy job

A dream come true for Bastos

Arsenal secure Chamakh

Grant set for West Ham job

Utaka brothers to begin talent hunt

DStv league: Hoopers confront Police Baton

Bolt begins IAAF League campaign

The perfect jeans

Murray handed Gasquet test

Serbia axe Chelsea pair

We need new NFA not just new administrators

Eagles can stop Messi –Odiah

Celine Loader moves on

Niger Delta and the ‘war’ in NDDC

How we used defective helicopter to disarm militants – Alaibe

Obi and the contentious council poll in Anambra

Oyin Adenuga steals show

As London hosts Bob Dee @50

Jay Jay Okocha goes East

Ronke Ayuba shines

Tension, excitement in C’River as Duke prepares for another platform

Responses/advice to Between my monster husband and loving friend

What is my friend up to?

VP: Reps’ drama of confirmation

German president visits troops in Afghanistan

Fear as a national captor

Yemen president offers opposition national unity government

Organ trafficking trial exposes grisly trade

23 killed in central Iraq car bomb

Comparing honey and refined sugar

Workers asked to return bonuses after 16 years

Skin care for the discerning man

Ethiopian religious leaders call for peaceful polls

Man tells cops God told him to stroll in the nude

George Washington’s library book returned 221 years late

Polish WWII veterans remember prison break

Iran may be willing to resume nuclear talks

Electoral reform, Emodi and the Senate

Why Jonathan won’t run

Maradona runs over cameraman in car

Maintenance culture reduces impact of natural disasters – Alalade, former NITEL GM

I became independent minded after punishment from my dad – Kunle Onime

Alagba: Legendary Ogbomoso tortoise trudges on at 324

Rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight arrested

Tackling infant, maternal mortality in Ondo State

Kendra Wilkinson vies to save marriage with child No 2

Naomi Campbell may be subpoenaed by war crimes court

Art stolen from Kate Moss’ home

Blacks hit hardest by lung cancer

Bags as vault breakers

‘We printed fake dollars after falling victim to fraudsters’

Mother who beat daughter to death says

Let’s talk alcohol and drugs (1)

Lohan comes home to legal woes

Everyone bears one form of disability or the other – Cobhams Asuquo

Money worries delay heart attack treatment

Woman commits suicide after confessing to infidelity

Sango-Ota Bridgehead: Not yet cause for celebration

Unmarried women looking for self-made men get used and dumped – Hon Elegbeleye

UK-based Adegborioye opens exhibition at Nike Gallery

Atlantic Hall wins ACCA quiz contest

CMS at 151: Govt take-over dragged us back – Akin-Johnson

AFAC: Art and craft makers head for Abuja

Ali Baba rallies KSA, Dan Maraya for his 20th anniversary show

Independence cadences rule MUSON Festival 2010

When Ayakoroma, Tomoloju re-united for cultural relations

UBE fund: States yet to access N32.3bn – Modibbo

Needless bellyaching over Namadi Sambo

Celebrating Children’s Day the parliamentary way

Wande Coal, Terry G thrill at Star Trek

Genevieve Nnaji clinches mega deal

Omawumi storms GBAM Glo Show

Technology education at tertiary level is critical to Nigeria’s development – Prof Adeyemi

Proposed 100 per cent increase in VAT

UNIUYO, others embrace NUC data base project

Faze, others join Nnenna for Children’s Day

Copyright management: NCC anoints COSON

Walk tall, dare to be unique, create your designs

Seun Olagunju – Choose colours to match your skin

Yerima child-bride: We are keeping our gunpowder dry – Ezinwa Okoroafor, FIDA country VP

NNPC floats microfinance bank

Gateway Trade Fair 2010 takes off

Nigeria lacks leadership that will grow economy – Utomi

Fashola, LASAA get Crystal awards

Anabel Mobile enters northern market

Group urges assistance for SMEs

LADOL free zone invests $100m on infrastructure

Technology importation: FG to check capital flight

Coal mining may begin in Kogi soon

Bottoming-out phase: Growth on the horizon?

Mercury: Coscharis Technologies signs deal with Kobian Pte

Hemingway’s Safaris Africa unveils new innovations to Nigerian members

MTN spends over N8bn on World Cup

Why Nigeria is left behind in shipping industry – Ebebi

German lawmakers back euro aid package

Subsea companies urged to take up the renewable challenge

How to tackle job loss and remain financially stable

CFTC poised to cap speculation in energy with senate backing

EU finance ministers’ taskforce meets in Brussels

Vision 20:2020 document is ready for inauguration - FG

British Airways in record £531m loss

FG set to implement capacity-boosting policy on cement

Entering established markets: A fight you can win

Europe markets down on debt fears

Statoil sells 40% stake in Brazil field to Sinochem

‘E-learning ensures easy training of employees and human capital productivity’

US sets sights on auto fuel efficiency for 2017

UEFA Champions League final: Milito double seals Inter victory

Illegal task force: Motorists face tough times in Rivers

Supreme Court affirms Bob as PDP candidate in 2007 election

Police dismiss five ASPs, reprimand commissioner

Cooperate with my successor, Sambo pleads

Renewed killings: Six feared dead in Jos

Mimiko’s emergence as governor surprises me – Obasanjo

FG reaffirms promise to upgrade Enugu Airport

Customs arrests 12 smugglers in three months

2011: CRSNC canvasses support for Jonathan

Arik beefs up flight security amid threats

Plane crashes in south India, 158 killed

Presidency wades into selection of Kaduna deputy governor

Lebanese firm, Zakhem, NNPC in alleged million-dollar contract scam

Ritual killing: Two suspects in police net in Delta

Crisis rocks IYC as western zone passes vote of no confidence on Ekiyor

Why FG cannot meet 6, 000 megawatts generation – NUEE

The professional look

Effects of rain and flood on your vehicle

When will this nonsense stop?

Modernity and debasement of family values

FAAN drags concessionaires to Senate over N10bn debt

Nigeria, a friend and partner – US

How ex-governors, ministers, others frustrate corruption trials – EFCC

Nigeria must not go

2010 World Cup: Barry hopeful of making England team

Truce violation: North Korea faces UN body’s probe

Edo governor decries non-utilisation of constituency allowance

Communal Clash: Indigenes call for Enugu governor‘s intervention

Plane crash kills 159 people in India

Ravalomanana denies backing mutiny plot in Madagascar

2010 World Cup: Messi sustains knee injury in training

Friday, May 21, 2010

Police dismiss five ASPs, reprimands commissioner

We’ve been using our oil resources to develop other countries’ economies – Peacegate MD

Crude oil tumbles in New York

Makurdi council spends N1bn on staff salaries in two years

GUS: And Weird MC bows out

European debt hits global markets again

German refinery shut down after fire damage

MI, AY ready for HSM

Erosion menace threatens Yola –Lecturer

FRSC court tries 176 drivers

Maltina Dance Gig hits the roads

Air Berlin optimistic 2010 earnings will rise

Ryanair to appeal ”biased” Italy ash fine

Why I recorded my phone conversation with 9ice –Ruggedman

Paparazzi harasses Muma Gee

‘More oil is gushing into Gulf’

EasyJet defends strategy after Stelios exit

Joy Amata celebrates

Nigeria back into Global Health Board

Bears deepen as index slips by 1.62%

How to detect fake dollar, naira notes

Nigeria at 50: Badejo, Keyamo harp on good governance

Why DJ Zeez is not in Banger video –Skuki

Government outlines UK bank reforms

A second chance for Omotola

2011: Alao-Akala can’t get nod before reconciliation –Balogun

ANPP fixes convention date

Nigeria, Cameroon to begin construction of link road in June

Half baked but wealthy politicians are bad examples for our children –Dr Peter Kudaisi

Safety in the kitchen

I granted an interview that landed me in trouble because journalists thought I was Wole Soyinka

My father’s reputation as an actor has opened doors for me –Dr. Sid, son of movie star, Justice Esi

Guinea army chief promises smooth running of elections

My knowledge of the human heart helped me to invent a food processor –Gregson Oghafua

Two-party: NASS about striking the right chord

Re: Day Akpabio miscreants seized Uyo Airport

Free education in Lagos and Akwa Ibom states

Farida Waziri and fear of Ribadu

He deceived me into marriage

This guy defrauds me

Ibom Tropicana: The stinking mess of a project

Re: Towards a better Nigeria

Re: A journey down memory lane

Use your time wisely

May 27: As the children celebrate

What’s up with dogs and cats, anyway?

Ways to protect journalists from killers (1)

A journey down memory lane (2)

The revelations from Halliburton scandal

Nigeria as a shrine of corruption

She forces herself on me

Her father does not want me to marry her

Have your cake and eat it

Bank workers make case for sacked colleagues

CNPP asks NJC to dismiss magistrate for assaulting journalist

Bolt set for Diamond League meet

Kwara farmers protest delay in disbursing FG’s N1bn loan

Late boxer’s family fights wife over will

Pakistan blocks access to YouTube

Jonathan charges Eagles to win World Cup

‘Fabregas’ situation depends on Arsenal’

Nigerian faces deportation in US over pirated DVDs

Dipo Dina’s Will out, warns family against interference

NAFDAC investigates Ekiti killer flour meal

Shell provides N6.7m loan to Abia PLWHA

Divorce helped me to mature –Donovan

Men with urine problems to benefit from new guidance

Italy set to dominate weak group

Josy Lad to head 3SC’s new board

Turtle ‘super tongue‘ lets reptile survive underwater

Disu applauds commencement of Eagles‘ training

Kogi police arrest governorship aspirant, traditional rulers

How Osun CJ died few hours after giving judgment

Super Eagles get TomTom jerseys

Climate change is ‘distraction’ on malaria spread

A vote for peace, focus

Shyness negatively affects marital quality

New era of politics in Kaduna

Daily ginger consumption found to ease muscle pain

Dead golf players are heroes –NGF

Ancient octopus mystery resolved

SportsMillionaire organiser releases guidelines

Africa Day: UN Secretary General pledges support to Africa

FAAN drags concessionaires to Senate over N10bn debts

We’re overwhelmed by corruption cases – Waziri

Abandoned by her relatives, 10-year-old victim of domestic abuse faces uncertain future

Gulder 5-A-Side: Regional finals hold

Nigerians in the Champions League

How Nigeria’s prime celebrity hangout turned into house of praise

Doctors urged to discuss dying days care

2011: Clark, Uduaghan spoil for showdown in Delta

I still can’t forgive myself for the consequence of visiting my former fiancé at the verge of...

Researchers ‘Reprogram’ stem cells using human heart tissue

PDP’s rotational presidency limits genuine candidates –Beni Lar

Parkinson’s Disease: Causes, diagnosis and treatment

Unpaid retirees storm Union Bank for entitlements

Of Baby Samuel and the reckless knife of a surgeon

My marriage is intact because I’m mindful of the people I seek advice from –Moji Olaiya, actress

Re: My friend has been acting strangely since her husband abandoned her and flew to the US...

Who wins the UEFA Champions League?

After 22 months, my baby cannot sit, crawl or speak

Mystery philanthropist sponsors couple to India for heart surgery on their two-year-old son

2011: PDP set to dump zoning

Demystifying Kegel exercise (1)

Capello hates me – Campbell

We won’t condone abandoned projects-FCT minister

Police arrest governorship aspirant, monarch for illegal arms possession

Antic drops six players from Serbia World Cup team

Technology importation: FG moves to check capital flight

Admission racketeering: Another OOU graduate land in police net

Niger raises severe hunger forecast, seeks more aid

Burundi pushes back district polls to Sunday

2010 World Cup: Super Eagles players score Lagerback high

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Call girl breaks waist running from clients

ESUT workers demand recall of labour leaders

N’Delta youths tackle oil firms over spillage

Govs‘ wives seek quality life for women, children

Robbers storm Oyo town, raid three banks

Rail mass transit service to resume in Lagos

FG decries discrimination against Albinos

Maternal mortality: Ogun builds N180m obstetrics units

Ekiti: Fayemi to appeal before May 25 deadline

Gas Terminalling inaugurates Kano LPG plant

Nigerians must enjoy benefits of oil – Oniwon

Stakeholders hail employee compensation bill

Chipmakers fined by EU for price-fixing

Group warns AC against mocking Oshiomhole’s programmes

‘Nigeria loses $5trn to militancy’

ISAN to set high operating standard for members

‘Greening‘ global fisheries could boost fish stocks’

PLWHAs beg LASG for protection

Martins remanded in prison custody

El-Rufai, Maduekwe, others join PDP reform group

BA strike: Ban lifted by High Court

Wrangling: NDDC board urges Jonathan to intervene

Convicted nun killer ordered freed

Hockey: Bayelsa maintains winning streak

Suspected Eta military chief arrested in France

¤17.5m scam: We‘ll cooperate with EFCC –Siemens

Dubai World agrees debt deal with key banks

PDP BoT meets Monday on Ogbulafor’s successor

Osun Assembly passes traffic law

African ports urged to adopt Nigerian environmental policy

‘How to make Onne port W/A hub for maritime activities’

Cargo throughput rises for China‘s large ports

NIMASA establishes device to monitor coastal areas

Landis admits to illegal drug use

Kwara moves to check maternal mortality

Bakassi: US commends Cameroun, Nigeria

‘Nigeria loses 59,000 pregnant women annually’

Child marriage: Group drags FG, Egypt before African commission

Southwest CEO warns of volatile fuel prices

US prices fall for the first time in 13 months

Insurer laments public perception on claims settlement

Great talents can come out of school sports – Proprietress

Rescuers find 28 dead in Turkish coal mine

Amodu, others boost Johnson’s surgery

P-Square, MI for BET Awards

S’Korea banks on Park for Eagles

Robben slams Mourinho’s tactics

Pakistan blocks access to YouTube in internet crackdown

Truancy: Kwara goes tough on errant teachers

SoundMinds partners Lagos on youth empowerment

World Bank restarts aid to Niger after coup

New regime: Skye Bank opts for international banking licence

Germany’s Merkel calls for tougher finance regulation

India’s 3G mobile auction raises $15bn

Yar’Adua’s condolence register disappears in Abuja

Child marriage: Sani risks five-year jail term — NAPTIP

Corruption: Oshiomhole warns Edo LG bosses

Apostolic Church inaugurates

Ogun Customs generates N1.3bn in eight months

Indonesia, China to cooperate on maritime research

Florida increase monitoring of aquatic animals

Russia to help Ukraine on missile cruiser

Ekiti monarch, LG boss trade words over violent attacks

Nyame: Court rejects EFCC’s bid to correct contradiction

Succour for fire victims at Okobaba, Oworonsoki

Merger: Union talks to help American cut costs

Japan’s economic growth boosted by export demand

Rise in consumer inflation raises concern for economy

Angola reassures IMF on debt management reforms

Re: We’ll stamp out corruption in PHCN –MD

Always splashes N5m scholarship on 250 girls

Nigeria cancelled 6 million examination results since 1996

Malawi gay couple sentenced to 14 years in jail

Stronger vaginal gels tested against HIV

Thai curfew extended after deadly crackdown

Actionaid: Sensitising stakeholders for violence-free poll

Yar’Adua: AC reiterates position on probe

Carragher swaps Disneyland for World Cup wonderland

We are going there to win – Malouda

Musical rights: NCC approves COSON as sole collector

Exclusive: No host for HHWA 2010

Kennis drags Kelly Hansome to court

TY Bello returns

Paintings worth millions stolen from Paris museum

White Hunters

Silent Scandals

Eriksson dreads N’Korea

Akpoborie backs Lagerback to lift Eagles

Two-party system: Oyetibo, Agbaje list conditions

Labour Party and its membership drive

Chinese professor jailed for organising sex orgies

Sunken ship: Japan pledges to back UN’s resolution

Somali forces arrested pirate

Pupils charged to be useful to themselves

NAB honours supporters

Chinese firm now 6th largest fishmeal company in Peru

EU proposes fishing limits, quotas for 2011

As Nigeria shops for new INEC boss

FADAMA partners LG on empowerment of farmers, fishers

Are Lagos State agencies part of NAFDAC?

Goldman Sachs hands clients losses in ‘Top Trades’

N737bn shortfall: FAAC to reconvene on Monday

Air France-KLM eyes breakeven after record loss

Babangida: FG to set up committee on Okigbo report

Gridlocks: FRSC, churches partner on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Fashola awards contract for bridge, inaugurates seven projects

Again, court throws out Oseni’s suit against successor

Osun petitions CBN governor over LAUTECH’s accounts

New Kaduna gov sworn in, pledges fairness

2011: More groups ask Jonathan to run

Reps reject two-party system

Senate fails to end debate on Wall Street reforms

Airlines threaten to increase fares over fuel price hike

Bearish trend continues as ASI sheds 0.72%

Fidelity Bank shares fall on Q1 result

Banks lead modest rally in European shares

Jonathan, rid NNPC of bad corporate governance

Investing in LPG filling plant

Creating a conducive environment for firms to thrive in Nigeria

Israel is shooting itself in the foot – and the back

Unending squabbles for Ekiti governorship

CBN: Let’s separate business from politics

India, Oman to accelerate cooperation in maritime security

Legislation against sea piracy’ll stem attacks –Folarin

Nine-year curriculum not a replacement of 6-3-3-4 –NERDC

Helping the blind to achieve equality

Burundi expels HRW representative

Greeks strike against austerity reforms

Paintings worth up to $613m stolen in Paris

Zoning is for selfish interest –Lawyer

Ogbulafor: End of a troubled tenure

Dinner: Eagles ignite Abuja

Sponsorship: NPL to meet Globacom

Cannes on my mind

Omo Iya Nkan

Bariga Boy wins international prize

Essence steps out again

Who wins GUS Celeb Showdown?

Inventor of ATM, John Shepherd-Barron, dies

US scientists create “artificial life”

Five masterpieces stolen from Paris modern art museum

Graduate who extorts money to influence marks at OOU nabbed

How to get the best out of ageing computers

Ways computers harm users’ eyes

Malawi gay couple get maximum sentence of 14 years

Protests as two party system fails at House of Reps

Sambo resumes in Presidential Villa

Robbers raid three banks in Oyo

Akwa Ibom governor tasks NACOL on national security

Why National Assembly won’t adopt Uwais report – LP chieftain

Russia to spend $1bn on Namibia uranium exploration

2010 World Cup: Utaka to join Eagles in London

Madagascar troops thwart attempted mutiny

Jonathan arrives Yaounde

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

World Cup: BON/OSMI pledges quality content

Villa moves to Barca

Kaka makes World Cup fitness vow

‘We’ve privatised 146 enterprises’

Bayelsa AC condemns alleged abduction of journalist

Van Gaal: I helped to educate Jose Mourinho

Main One Cable to boost Internet connectivity

Clark banks on momentum

Motorists lament deplorable state of Iwo Road

Mother, four-year-old daughter petition CP over detention

At last, Senate to swear-in Igbeke

Ondo to spend N159m on farming school

Why Ogbulafor handed over secretly —PDP

World Cup history - 1982

‘FG to prosecute contractors who abandon projects’

ACF supports audit of NNPC accounts

Argentina not under pressure – Messi

Police arrest fake Unilag Black Axe Confraternity member

Assault on journalist: JSC redeploys magistrate

Disengaged police officers petition Jonathan

NBTE develops curricula for 13 technical colleges’ courses

NHIS clamps down on fraudulent hospitals

Ministry to initiate campaign on UN procurement

Child marriage: Reps investigate petitions against Sani

CLO lists 10 priority areas for Jonathan

MTN unveils world’s biggest ball

‘Illegal’ second wife lands Malaysia politician in jail

Only N/Assembly can scrap REA –Talba

Fidson’s market capitalisation rises to N4.3bn

Angola gets same credit rating as Nigeria

‘Govt should be blamed for gas flaring’

Euro trades near four-year low as yen rallies on trading limits

Extortion of pregnant women at FSH, Garki 2

France invites Niger coup leader to Africa summit

Nsofor hopeful of good outing

President’s wife off to Dubai

We’ll work as a team – Jonathan, Sambo

MAPOLY students demonstrate, force postponement of exams

Ogun may demolish 333 ratification defaulters’ buildings

CBN confirms appointment of new CEOs for UBA, Zenith Bank, Skye Bank

Ogbulafor: PDP governors disagree over successor

2011: Alao-Akala’s endorsement undemocratic – Lawmakers

FG undecided on Halliburton probe

Ghana apologises to Ballack over Boateng tackle

Group denies involvement in protest march

Pirates seize two Russian sailors

Iran sanctions draft not legitimate –Senior official

Gene mutation ups risk of sudden death in people with epilepsy

Fashola, compensate demolished house owners

Shares hit by German short-selling ban

Nigerdock trains 40 welders, fitters for oil industry

Land Securities plans to start building UK mall, London tower

APC announces new partner programme

‘NSITF lacks capacity for employees’ compensation’

Pfizer announces plans to cut 6,000 jobs

Nigeria’s foreign reserves drop to $40.28bn

GT Assurance records 30%

‘Real-time gas monitoring model will aid accountability’

Senate rejects maritime bill over N5bn budget allocation

Shell to spend $2bn on reduction of gas flaring

The general’s blasphemy

Castigation of Nigerians youths by IBB

DNA test misses virus that causes hearing loss

American aid worker kidnapped in Darfur

South Korea briefs China on ship’s sinking

Portsmouth offers Kanu new deal

Go for African record, Chukwu tells Eagles

Drama as Martins, others demand AGF’s powers

Ex-militant leaders give conditions for amnesty deal’s success

Jonathan orders ministers to submit plans

A’Ibom Assembly sacks Speaker, deputy

Double tragedy for Ibori

How computer can harm your eyes

Soyinka to address Cote D’Ivoire’s 50th independence anniversary —Envoy

SSS operatives abduct high court judge

Democracy on

Corruption: More heads may roll in PDP, N’Assembly

Saraki, NANS urge implementation of Uwais report

Again, court stops Lagos Assembly from probing Fashola

Cassava meal tragedy: Children died of cyanide —CMD

Fire caused by angry father kills two of his children

Lagos magistrates resume strike

American lady jailed 24 years for forgery

Jonathan’s portrait: Ministries, public places don’t have it

Attaining financial independence in retirement

Bolt wins season opener

Eagles to leave on Saturday

Ogwu becomes board member of UN training, research institute

Republican US Rep Souder admits affair, resigns

Prostate cancer patients at higher risk of blood clots

Respiratory infections major cause of childhood deaths

Amuwo Odofin bans long vehicles

LASG confines LARUTI tricycles to rural areas

Exorbitant demurrage at seaports

Save our economy from ruin!

Tackling Nigeria’s energy security crisis (1)

Lessons from UK election

Oil industry in shock as FG removes Ladan

Nigeria-bound toxic waste consignments intercepted in Belgium

Nipco to improve access to gas through skid installations

Stocks, commodities slide on German restrictions

Why economy has not felt the impact of SMEs – Experts

Tale bearers and Ladan’s removal at NNPC

2011: Jonathan and PDP’s gentleman agreement

Abusing the gavel

A city’s booming aphrodisiac market

Nigeria’s rising oil production boosts West

Sambo sworn in as Vice President

Shell earmarks $2b for gas flare reduction

Police Rescue Kidnapped Ex-Perm Sec In Rivers

Customs destroys 300 cartons of frozen chicken

World Cup bomb plot detailed by al-Qaeda suspect

UNAAB denies reports of review of school’s regulations

Kwara farmers protest delay in FG’s N1bn agric loan

Why Nigerian economy has not felt the impact of SMEs-Experts

Ondo to spend N159m on farmer’s school

Senate swears-in Igbeke on Thursday

Scientists develop scan that spots breast cancer like heat seeking missile

2010 World Cup: Ghana faces injury crisis

Thai protest leaders surrender, as troops storm camp

Unions, Transnet propose new wage for S’ African transport workers

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Association urges harmonisation of vet, human medicines

Hepatitis B, a silent killer

Scientists invent anti-impotence inhaler

Eight killed in Uganda landslides

France frees killer of ex-Iranian PM

Provision of health services is everybody’s responsibility – LUTH CMD

Why cases of fake malaria drugs persist in Nigeria – Orhii

Nutrition: Heinz makes case for kids

Suicide attacker kills 17 in Afghan capital

African community in Johannesburg remembers xenophobic attacks

Saudi forces free Yemeni hostages

Diaspora commission unnecessary – Keshi

Thai protesters agree talks, but standoff persists

ASON flays management of trauma victims

High maternal, child mortality rate unacceptable – Sultan

Sacked Delta Speaker quits

2011: Security expert advises parties on candidates

Name your candidate, Akala’s aide dares Ibadan elders

Nigeria in urgent need of clean, reliable energy — VC

Killing of journalists, attempt to bury truth –Cleric

N25.3m suit: Vice Marshal loses appeal

Ten Ladoja supporters injured in Ibadan

Oyo NUT demands 27.5% salary increase

Probe Yar’Adua’s death, AC tells FG

Medi-Link holds free workshop May 26

Main One cable to commence operation in Ghana

Honda delays Civic redesign

Auto dealers fight to avoid new regulations

Experts say car computer systems vulnerable to attacks

UK inflation accelerates, prompting letter by King

Jonathan advised on choice of INEC boss

Family loses five children, dog, after amala meal

PDP NWC members ask Ogbulafor to hand over

South Africa match crucial – Aguirre

Truck crushes Oni’s driver to death

Making your CV an employer’s delight

Oil rebounds from five-month low on forecast of growing demand

Euro won’t be choked by austerity drive, EU says

US airlines sue government over union strike vote

‘Global recession is affecting airport car hire business’

Atiku’s loyalist, Ajanaku dumps AC, back in PDP

Motorists lament frequent accidents on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

BA union to appeal court strike ban

China’s inflation may quicken to 3% ‘trigger’ point for rates

We shall attain Vision 2020 goal – Jonathan

N13bn salary arrears: NITEL workers deny Akunyili access to Radio House

Rehhagel warns Nigeria, Argentina

Germany not favourites – Friedrich

BAT appoints new managing director

‘Only miracle can save Eagles’

Delhi 2010: NPC invites 39 for camping

How to fire an employee

Outrage as truck crushes seven in Awka

PDP berates AC over comments on Ogun finances

Enhanced salaries: Ogun LGs defy Assembly’s order

Contracts: Yayale asks NDDC to follow due process

German investor confidence plunges on debt crisis

2011 Toyota Sienna: Minivan with adaptable living room

IATA blasts European handling of volcanic ash

Jonathan’s aides defrauded us of $80,000 —US varsity

APC strengthens West African management team

IG approves promotion of 46,220 policemen

Re: Auto accident: Corps member petition President

GM posts $865m profit, as production snaps back

President Zuma flies SAA as ordinary passenger

Niger Delta coastal road to gulp N1tn

Foreign investors have started returning – Operators

SSG identifies causes of officials’ failure

Aspirant urges professionals to join politics

Nigeria’ll maintain leadership role in Africa –President

‘Entrepreneurial skills are very scarce’

Stars hit Kaduna for Polo

Jonathan to attend Eagles’ farewell ceremony

Cameroon to host C’wealth handball tourney

‘Messi can win World Cup’

Public sector leads in RSA registration

Websites as great recruiting tools

NDE trains 150 widows,orphans in Yobe

2011: Jonathan orders probe of fund-raisers

ILO out with road map to end child labour

Umaru v. Aliyu: Court reserves ruling indefinitely

Okwu charges NASS on issues of development

Okotie-Eboh’s children, firms contest property’s renovation

Consumer inflation rises to 12.5 per cent

Loan losses: CBN removes 2% provision from prudential guidelines

Microsoft Hotmail upgrade targets Gmail and Yahoo

Nigeria’s car imports drop by 55%

Tata Motors global sales rise by 53%

President’s Jonathan Face Book initiative

Child marriage: NAPTIP quizzes Sani, ex-Zamfara governor

Protests as N’Assembly confirms Sambo

FG, give education more attention

Lagerback’s preparation: My patience is at an end!

Establishing a university for the police?

ABC slashes fares on sleeper service

Railway museum ignites fond memories

Kano sues residents over mosque donation

Portugal sticks to growth forecast amid budget cuts

EFCC reopens Siemens ¤10m bribery scandal

Blue chip gains drag indices higher

How AMCON will deepen investment in equity market –Analysts

Study shows cigarette butts can be useful

Igbeke v. Emodi: Senate insists on S’Court decision

Ondo: Fraudsters sell fake NSCDC employment forms

Court dismisses suit against Celtel

Blocked canals: Fearful of flooding, residents appeal to govt

CEOs, government officials to brainstorm on Nigeria‘s prospects

Starting a successful travel agency

Imperative of effective teams for organisational growth

Winners emerge in Access Bank Visa card promo

High School Musical: Here comes the rhythm

2011 and zoning politics

France ’98 my worst outing – Rufai

McCarthy out of shape, says trainer

Clinton to help US World Cup bid

Chinese tycoon, Huang Guangyu gets 14-year jail term

S‘Africa government, industry urge end to transport strike

Suicide car bombing kills 19 in Afghan capital, Kabul

Men are bigger liars than women, says poll

Malawi court convicts gay couple

Akpabio, Minister proffer solution to falling standard of education

Ondo resuscitates Tomato Company 25 years after closure

Killing of journalists, attempt to kill the truth –Cleric

Recruitment: Fraudsters sell fake NSCDC employment forms in Ondo

NASS confirms Sambo as vice president

BBC sends apology for Queen’s death joke

Monday, May 17, 2010

Troubleshooter dies making peace

From Lagos, succour for accident victims

Fixing computer hangs

How 40-year-old welder was electrocuted

Jonathan appoints new GMD for NNPC

Company plans manufacturing plant for solar cells

IT, energy can push exports to $1tn by 2020 – FIEO

Taiwan negotiator pitches trade pact with China

e-Commerce transactions among SMEs to grow by 20%

Ghanaians will continue to pray for Yar’Adua – Atta-Mills

Ex-militants’ threat: Security beefed up around Imoke’s office

Medvedev in Ukraine for talks on aerospace, energy

US, ASEAN to boost SME trade financing

Cowrie leads rugby league

France names squad, drops Saha

Argentina is not about me – Messi

Trade finance still a worry despite recovery

Idea, Vodafone join chorus against Trai’s spectrum proposals

Council boss harps on human capital development

Resourcery gets Cisco’s security excellence award

Jonathan should contest 2011 presidential election —PUNCH poll

Daniel pays Assembly’s one month’s allocation

LG boss urges parents to monitor youth

Nothing to cheer about Nigeria’s 50th anniversary–Obasanjo’s ex-aide

Global iBurst to operate mobile broadband network in Nigeria

Food security: Oyo distributes N20m seedlings to farmers

China seeks ‘fair’ India phone-equipment market

South Africa transport strike widening, talks fail

Scientists record breakthrough in cure for deafness

Stopping the blame game

UEFA Champions League: CAS to rule on Ribery ban

S’Africa rail strike leaves millions stranded

Ibadan Poly signs MoU with Ferris varsity over degree programme

Igbajo poly emerges Nigeria‘s first community polytechnic

NUC inaugurates committee on illegal Universities

LASU appoints new registrar, bursar

LG boss urges police to arrest killers at PDP rally

Ballack out of World Cup

Nigerian basketball star dies in US

Stakeholders commend Nigerite’s commitment to CSR projects

ICT sector helps Egypt grow by 5.8% in Q1

VP: Senate yet to fix date for Sambo’s confirmation

‘World’s cheapest car’ coming soon to Taiwan

AISA opens forum on online security for children

Mimiko releases N300m for projects in 42 communities

Why microfinance banks failed – NASME president

AC accuses Oyo of diverting N4.5bn health fund

Indian hemp: NDLEA arrests pregnant woman, five others

Kidnapped Lebanese, septuagenarian’s whereabouts unknown

Financial experts proffer strategies to improve taxation

Siblings tussle for late father’s property

ATM: CBN demands adequate security for users

Jonathan urges accountability in public service

Broadband access is a fundamental human right –Expert

US concern over China policy on foreign firms

Lagos Assembly inaugurates committee over allegation

On Ogbulafor’s resignation

Excess Crude Account: States face looming cash crunch

MTN presents N18m to World Cup promo winners

Executive search tips

Advocaat to take charge of Russia

South Korea trims squad

Akande, others call for two-party system

Don charges alumni association on infrastructural development

‘Nigerian students in UK varsities are exceptional’

Court bars LAUTECH from removing VC

You can pay less for foreign education – Westminster boss

INEC deserves people of integrity –Anyaoku

World Cup boost for Algeria, Cameroon

‘Expectations are high for Paraguay’

Steel workers to get new salary scale

Zain transfers last of African assets to Bharti

Beware! TV can make your child stupid

Govt issues debt notes for fuel imports

Russian crimeware host knocked off the web

Scout council to raise funds from companies

Daar Communication records N382m loss

Intercontinental Bank donates hostel to UNIPORT

IAP asks Anambra to pay N1bn to workers

Ibori: Nigeria plans extradition treaty with UAE

Nigeria at World Cup 2010

Deductions from LG’s funds frustrating — NULGE

We’ll deliver MDGS by 2014 —Anambra governor

Police have failed the nation

Re: South-East’s alarming crime rate

INEC’s succession crisis

Jonathan orders probe of NNPC accounts

Unjust sacking: Judge directs bank to file defence

Retired generals are at it again

Guarding against fraud in land acquisition

WDAS: Naira slides further to 148.85

ASI slips by 1.33% in bearish trading

Shareholders express divergent views on bank directors’ tenure

Su-Kam inverter gets IBMN award

Infinity introduces PVR decorder

FG spends N110.4bn on water projects in 4 years

Senate seeks upgrading of National Industrial Court

Access to e-books’ll drive national development – CNP

FATE Foundation reiterates commitment to youth empowerment

England flies out for camping

Zuma invites Jonathan for World Cup

Party system: Dilemma of a nation

UN body plans N765m counselling centre for Nigerian youths

Technologists, UI at war over unpaid allowances

Jonathan should contest 2011 presidential election – PUNCH poll

Weak entrepreneurial sector, bane of development – Expert

Consulting as a lucrative business

Iran to ship uranium to Turkey in nuclear deal

NUJ petitions Jonathan over journalists’ murder

Fake driving licence: Motorists, VIO disagree on fines, jurisdiction

Court asks bank to defend workers’ sack

RTEAN factional leader arraigned for fraud, impersonation

Policeman who shot Ghanaian near scrotum arrested

CNPP opposes Jonathan on Facebook account

VP: Governors deny influencing Sambo’s selection

Atiku blames ‘human errors’ for Nigerians’ suffering

Aregbesola counsels Jonathan on rule of law

Ballack to miss World Cup

Passenger plane crashes in Afghanistan

‘UN to pick Costa Rican Figueres as new climate chief’

A reporter working for the Guardian newspaper, Mr. Lemmy Ughegbe, was almost sent to prison on Mo

NIC and harmony in universities

Bio orders mandatory MRI tests

Delta FA sends two refs to England

Omidiran tips Flamingos to excel

Cubans to start training of Team Nigeria in July

NFF uncovers plot to distract Eagles

Biggest tea grower plans ‘war chest‘ for acquisitions

Bribery: Triesman steps down as England 2018 chief

Lagerback needs spies for World Cup

Schwarzenegger says California must slash spending

CAF shifts Nations Cup to odd years

UK airspace at risk of closure as ash cloud returns

Onuoha leaves Nigeria door open

US Church ordains lesbian bishop

Australian man charged with Facebook murder

Old enemy may help Greece trim its budget deficit

Eagles won’t go beyond first round – Ogaba

South Korea sends World Cup signals

Priests must resist temptation – Pope

Thai govt rejects plea for talks, intensifies crackdown

Study finds military prone to infection with H1N1 flu

Teaching physicians the price of care

‘IVF may render sex unnecessary’

Iran, Brazil move to resolve nuclear deadlock

Nigeria, S’Africa pursue security reform

Argentina ready for Eagles, others – Romero

Banks’ race for fresh licences gets keener

20,000 Nigerians in UK prisons — UK-based lawyer

Minister orders completion of police hangar project

Swiss banks won’t accept stolen funds — Envoy

LAUTECH: Adesina cautions Akala, Oyinlola

My disposition in House is apolitical — Bankole

Ekiti PDP lawmakers, AC trade words over judiciary

Pilgrimage: Board Chairman tasks Muslims, Christians on nation building

Rep advocates two-party system

Adeboyes make case for peaceful coexistence

Senate may screen Sambo on Tuesday

Bakassi: Nigerian returnees get adequate attention — D-G

Police arrest garri seller for oil bunkering

Shell moves to stop gas flaring in Niger Delta

Encomiums as Lagos HOS bows out of office

Nadal overwhelms Federer in Madrid

Oil wells: C’River waits for Jonathan to resolve impasse

Bayern win Cup to clinch double

Police comb Ekiti forest for suspected kidnappers

Airport road expansion’ll go on despite probe – Minister

Electricity workers suspend strike

Technical education must for Nigeria’s development —Anglican church

Barcelona retains La Liga trophy

Lagos warns land grabbers off govt scheme

FG to take over N9bn water supply projects in Benue

Controversy over the death of a young man

Odu’a partners BoI on agric development

Ancelotti praises double winners

New ash cloud may affect Nigeria-UK flights

Jimoh Ibrahim, GTB clash over Virgin Nigeria

Fidelity Bank boss demands support for SMEs

‘AMCON will jumpstart economic recovery‘

Varsity canvasses entrepreneurship through technology

‘ANPP ’ll capture presidency in 2011’

My deputy takes over automatically —Kaduna governor

eTranzact unveils Genesis EMV card

MTN achieves ISO9001 certification

Lagos pays N916m compensation on acquired land

ECB pares Spanish, Italian bond purchases

China faces growing pressure from capital inflows

Olive Estate gets Ogun’s nod on Ofada project

Global commercial property market recovering – Report

Panabiz SOHO solutions to address gaps in Nigerian market

21st Century, Colour Code Technologies sign strategic partnership

PHCN to refund customers for poor services

Ogbulafor: AC advises indicted public officers to quit

Sanusi, save Integrated MicroFinance Bank customers

Give ambulances right of way

PHCN and eye service

Nigerians should hold their leaders accountable –Dabiri-Erewa

Elders’ Forum lacks power to endorse –Folarin

Ogori deserves federal presence

PCN to prosecute unlicensed medicine vendors

ASSBIFI, First Bank battle over workers’ disengagement

Be loyal to Nigeria, not me, Jonathan tells politicians

NAICOM asks N/A to drop Employee Compensation Bill

Microsoft CFO sees boost from technology spending

CFIN boss calls for quick passage of Evidence Act

Haven Homes showcases new house model at Magodo

NIS blames inadequate survey data

Euro falls to lowest since Lehman

Midwest Banc’s lender shut after taking TARP funds

Ogun lawmaker pleads with govt over Abeokuta roads

Water supply: Lagos targets 105 million gallons daily

ITU introduces Smart Grid standards, initiative

Google to stop selling smartphone on the Web

South Africa fights rand counterfeits

Goldlink introduces new products

FG to spend N10bn on post-amnesty programme

Stanbic IBTC, others adjust for dividend and bonus

Babalola advises government against profligacy

Catholic bishops task Jonathan on corruption, credible elections

2011: PDP coalition urges Jonathan to contest presidency

2011 elections will be credible – Commitee deputy chairman

Between rightful owner and illegal occupant

Rid Lagos roads of cart pushers

Harvest of incompetence at Lagos airport

Revisit Osun election panel scandal

Zoning: Sacrificing competence for mediocrity

Two-party system:CNPP threatens to sue N’Assembly

Ensuring that votes count

Toward a sustainable national minimum wage

Senate’s, Emodi’s wild goose chase

2011: NOI/Gallop survey opposes PDP’s zoning formula

Inflation: CBN advised to increase MPR

SEC harps on good corporate governance

Ogbulafor’s successor: PDP may dump zoning

Oando, Access Bank list supplementary shares

New banking regime: Analysts forecast mergers, acquisitions in insurance sector

Nedbank: Standard Chartered yet to approach regulator

Aptech ACCP now accredited by Middlesex University

ICT: Experts weigh prospects of project financing

Construction industry stakeholders grace architects’ forum

Itire-Okota Bridge: Residents commend LASG, demand more

Inter-bank rates climb on cash crunch

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Thai govt pushes crackdown on Red Shirt protesters

Monstrous underwater oil plumes found in US Gulf Coast

Greek leader considers action against US banks

New ash cloud over UK may hit Nigeria flights on Tuesday

Ex-militants allege fraud in amnesty programme

Police arrest constable over shooting of Ghanaian in Abeokuta

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Caught between monster husband and loving friend

‘Do you really hate Obasanjo?’ and contending issues

Old dictionary error spotted

Oby Edozieh completes work on N15m movie

Omotola, 2face, Basketmouth, Mike Ezuronye to rock Benue

Stingomania plans big for independence celebration

Searching for husbands, muses, on ‘Craigslist TV’

Massachusetts woman pleads to impersonating FBI supervisor

Zain, UNIJOS canvass empowerment scheme for Nigerian students

The human condition

Study questions use of heart device implants in the very old

We snatch bags and steal money, handsets from people’s cars

Many terminal cancer patients may be overtreated

Re: LUTH’s Ransome-Kuti Children’s Centre: Cauldron where two babies die weekly

Don canvasses revival of reading culture

Encomium as UNILAG bids Odugbemi bye

Gospel musicians charged in church break-ins

Woman accused of forcing son to smoke in ‘lesson’

Van Vicker partners UNHCR in changing the world

Money doesn’t make a man rich –Bolujoko, NIM president

Griping about Lagos

My father’s failure is my driving force –Chris Parkes, Briton

Yvonne Chaka-Chaka to perform at NMLA 2010

Bottle-wielding man foils truck-stop robbery

Rare ‘King of Herrings’ found off Swedish coast

PFN seeks end to cultism in Ogun schools

We’ll re-engineer technical education, training in our schools – Fashola

Pdp and anti-party disciplinary double-standard

The Jonathan challenge

Corneal transplant not hurt by long preservation time

Oluwole: Den of forgery not totally dead

Four drug traffickers at death’s door

Chieftaincy tussle sets community on edge of violence

My home, my in-laws

Class as a barrier to your marriage

Lamentation of a murder suspect fighting over client: She tore my skin with blade and I stabbed her

C’River: Hope dims as cases of natural disasters escalate

Tip: Things that may trigger fainting

Dwindling educational fortunes in Nigeria

HMOs are killing the National Health Insurance Scheme – Dr. Onyiah, plastic surgeon

Help from the kitchen to make you look younger

Open letter to National Pension Commission chairman

Shave your way to smoothness

Private varsities shouldn’t become status symbol – Aliyu

ICT holds key to sound education – Hamzat

Police: Pair forced man into boxers over drugs

Less people are investing because many are poor –Dr Jonathan Aremu, investment expert

Dangote wins Outstanding Brand of the Year Award

Brazil’s oil gains as profit surges on cost savings

Brazil may top second biggest pre-salt find at well

IPO prices cut to get deals in shaky market

Spanish airline Iberia trims its losses

Vitro’s Bondholders said to seek equity in debt restructuring

Prudential to outline Asia asset sales

Argentina may sell $1bn in bonds in swap

Microsoft CFO foresees rise in tech mergers

Ford plans incentives after April european sales decline 17%

US economy inches up by $300bn

Global shares fall amid fear of Europe austerity plans

Industrial production in US rose 0.8% in April

Dai-ichi Life forecasts 10% decline in annual profit

Chaos erupts at Khan weigh-in

National Institute for Sports: Engine-room of sports excellence (2)

Jonathan tours Ogoniland, restates commitment to credible poll

Pressure mounts on BP as Obama eyes ‘next steps’

FG to tighten regulation on tourism industry

‘Nigeria still under-performs in export potential’

Canadian march factory sales rise 1.2% on food, automobiles

Gunmen kill three, kidnap four expatriates in A’ Ibom

Semenya gender row to end

Beckham hands over World Cup bid

No grudges over World Cup exclusion – Ighalo

Ike confident despite tough draw

Lolu, Linda shame critics

Jonathan: A ray of hope and challenges ahead

VP: Sambo dragged before EFCC over N153.6bn

Nigerian banks now know it’s not a crime to make losses – Sanusi

EADS sees quarterly profits fall

‘Employers should see training as investment’

What is business risk

Eme Ufot-Ekaette – Dress to please others

Halliburton: Obasanjo should be tried – Falana

LG poll: PDP’s zoning brews crisis in C’River

How the PDP will be swooshed

Remi Olowude sends daughter off

...and what about Matthew Mensah

Gebrselassie targets new record

Babalola makes case for league players

Drogba denies Kanu, Utaka FA Cup

Lagerback appoints assistant

Wellington sisters’ whereabouts raises dust

Senami Sosu and Ibori part ways?

Govt officials influence customs to subvert due process – House committee

Polanski controversy casts shadow at Cannes

Obasanjo: Blasphemy equals admission of electoral fraud

Larry King, seventh wife reunite, stop divorce

Tax default: Federal Govt agencies rank highest in Lagos

Agbakoba set to replace Iwu as INEC chairman

Free flow fashion for the season

NITEL crisis: No end in sight as creditors close in

Court dismisses three tobacco firms’ application

Govt tasked on framework to strengthen real sector

The opportunity of risk

Death as a game changer: The Yar’Adua example

Ibori in fresh trouble as MET police give EFCC conviction records

Police beat up applicant for alleged security breach

General Hospital has 18 Daytime Emmy nominations

Onovo and rising crime rate in S’East

‘Inept’ US can’t fix Afghanistan – Saudi prince

Duke, Imoke and emerging political battle in C’River

ADC plane crash survivor weds

Lola Omotayo takes back seat

Olympic champions join New York Grand Prix

Dry season for Eagles strikers

Fat women should be proud of their size –Dr Usim-Wilson

Dressing by the rules

Stars who will miss the World Cup

Nadal cruises to Madrid s’final

Chalya Shagaya on the mend

Gbemisola Saraki and birthday ads

Lucky Jonathan and Senate’s ‘doctrine of necessity’

Jonathan: Now the burden gets heavier

Ilorin: Gathering for national transformation

How to add value to the lives of the aged – Dr Kofo Odusote

Iraq: Maliki nears power, rival warns of war

Cate Blanchett wears McQueen to Cannes opening

Actress Katharine Hepburn honoured on postage stamp

Still on Nigerians who need deliverance

Zoning and 2011 presidential election

Harassment: Market leaders threaten another strike

PDP Chair: Obasanjo, S’East Governors on collision course

Sales promotion in a newspaper industry

Need to engage the right broker

Grow your hair with onions

Common causes why your vehicle’s engine may not crank and start

‘Higher tariff on food products‘ll encourage local production’

Iran to free French spy suspect

Gunmen kidnap four expatriates, kill three people

S‘Africa transport workers opt to continue strike

I didn‘t reject Nigeria‘s invitation because of my preference for England-Onuoha

2011: PDP zoned power to the North- Sankara

Before the church engages Obasanjo in final battle

‘Darfur clash kills 57 officers, rebels’

Libya plane crash survivor returns home

Cuban court grants reprieve to jailed journalist

Van Marwijk drops three players from Dutch squad

Friday, May 14, 2010

My parents’ separation affected my education, I intend to complete my studies - J.Sleek

Daddy Showkey betrayed me after preventing monkeys from raping me in the jungle –Princess

I owe my success in business to honesty and integrity- Otunba Jobi-Fele

I was suspended for three months on suspicion that I was on Tinubu’s payroll–Taiwo Akinsola

Dutch faces the Lions‘ challenges

Cameroon sets aim high after Angola failure

Treasure hunt: Subscriber sues MTN, demands N210m

Irene Cho honors Erica Blasberg

Who wins the Scudetto?

MGSD 3: The dance gets hotter

Jittery final day in Spain

No athlete can beat Bolt unless he allows it – Michael Johnson

Power: Jonathan assures states on distribution

Minimum wage report almost ready –Labour minister

Emodi vs Igbeke: CNPP flays Senate as Mark denies shunning Appeal Court’s verdict

Fred Adu: Fading out of stardom

Promoters desperate to stage Pacquiao, Mayweather fight

NASS gets new Clerk

Gospel artiste on the run

Genevieve’s alleged request for helicopter causes ripples

Without this protein, embyros stop developing

Molecular adsorbent recirculating system treatment for acute liver failure

US senators unveil climate change bill

Higher HCC risk with increased insulin resistance in Hepatitis C patients

Why I ventured into music at 63 –Col Laoye (rtd)

TV gal lambasts artistes

United/Continental face workforce integration

Ekiti governorship: Akerele set to challenge Oni in 2011

World Cup: Counting down the proper way

Davies blames Sochaux President for World Cup miss

VP: NASS receives Sambo’s nomination, set for screening on Tuesday

HHWA to give Dagrin post-humous award

Double standard in PDP

EFCC needs to be more active

Level of frailty predicts surgical outcomes in older patients

An appeal to the media

Dubious promos by GSM service providers

Lagos pays N916m to property owners, issues 1,165 CofOs

Oyebanji set pace for Euro Chase in Cameroon

Marion Jones seeks to make amends in WNBA

CBN fixes two-year tenure for bank directors

Togo’s African Cup ban is lifted

Strike: BA to fly 70% of passengers

Oby Edozieh ready with new movie

How do four caged Xanthones Inhibit Cholangiocarcinoma Cell Growth?

Family’s only son electrocuted two days after dedicating his first child

I am confused on who to marry

DJ Zeez, Jaywon thrill on Children’s Day

Chidinma for Gbam show

Rescued from brothels in Ireland, Nigerian girls narrate ordeal in the hands of their traffickers

Music aids Alzheimer’s patients in remembering new information

When railway workers clamour for female managers

EU ministers offer 750bn-euro plan to support currency

Cole reveals World Cup dream

Yar’Adua: Revisiting the motion killed by the Senate

Ruggedman, 9ice controversy rages

Ibori will not be extradited to Nigeria –Source

Miami Starts a Campaign to Woo Dwyane Wade

Okada: FRSC, LASTMA to enforce traffic light compliance

Agbakoba, Falana slam Lagos Speaker for criticising Akinola

Other governors should emulate Aliyu’s lifestyle

Re: My father‘s last wish is haunting my marital destiny

My mother beats up my girlfriend

Up To 10 per cent of strokes occur in children and young adults

Day Akpabio’s miscreants seized Uyo Airport

Working overtime increases heart risk, a study finds

Pancreatic Cancer: Its symptoms and causes

His wife now knows he wants to marry me

Still on the sacking of Iwu

My friend has been acting strangely since her husband abandoned her and flew to the US with his ...

Appoint new INEC chairman from South-West

Sexual habits that help relationship

Abiara makes case for N’Delta

Members storm out of FAAC meeting over N737bn shortfall

VP: Shittu backs Sambo’s selection, says Jonathan can run in 2011

Ogbulafor’s successor: Jonathan, governors, NASS members divided

Tonto Dike’s Incredible addiction to Marijuana

PDP won’t support Jonathan on electoral reform –Ogbeh

FA Cup final: LAST dance of a football legend?

Chelsea beat the best to reach the top

Stock markets climb on Spain deficit plans

Power outage at Lagos airport took us unawares – NAHCo boss

Nigeria has large untapped retail insurance market – Magorimbo

We can’t fight sexual harassment in Nollywood because no actress has admitted being harassed ...

Lame men who can’t wear shoes but make them for others

This baby is not mine

Nigerian directs Hollywood movie

CNPP condemns Senate stand on Anambra North senatorial district

PDP chieftain eyes Ekiti governorship ticket in 2011

CAF lifts Togo‘s Nations Cup ban

2010 World Cup: NFF to spend $.6m on accomodation

S’Africa transport unions, Transnet meet to end strike

N‘York bombing plot: FBI arrests three people

Capello considers new formation for England

Libya, 13 others elected to UN Human Rights Council

Thursday, May 13, 2010

England must reach the final – Capello

Teams set for Gulder regional finals

China, SA to build $221m cement plant

Zenith League: Deepwater keeps title hopes alive

Terry fit for FA Cup

Oshiomhole, repair Ehor-Ekpoma road

UK trade deficit widens

US crude falls below $75

Ogunjebe Street needs attention

TomTom Eagles road show excites fans

NPL election: Baribote sure of justice

Dairo Street, Amuwo, needs

SAP anticipates turnaround with Sybase buy

N’Delta: Yar’Adua saved Nigeria — Rep

Nurses, midwives threaten nationwide strike

Five pupils represent Nigeria at Intel Global Science fair

Gold poised for new record highs

The cost of hiring Lars Lagerback

Deputy Governor’s Cup ends in Lagos

Holland career is over – Van Nistelrooy

Re: Experts seek more centers on sickle cell disorder

Japanese companies battle to profit on cost cuts

Edo abolishes infrastructure levy in private schools

Oni urges NJC to review election petitions from Ekiti

Child Life-Line raises the alarm on street kids

Robbers storm church, steal pastor’s car

School support exhibition will help school owners – Edumark

Commissioner warns illegal miners in Oyo

Riot policemen as security guards?

Bonus row divides Bafana Bafana

Senate probes outages at Lagos airport

Eagles’ defence worries Isima

Golden Ball between Messi, Ronaldo – Elia

Rid Enugu of lunatics

Group moves to prevent abuse of pesticides among farmers

‘Education is our priority’

Levies: Govt agencies stifle private schools‘ growth – Proprietor

Nothing to justify huge taxes in Oyo State —Former Speaker

Africa losing billions in clean energy deals

Guinness records 17.99% drop in Q3 profit

AC, ANPP, DPP in merger talks

Sustain Nigeria’s unity, Jonathan tells armed forces

Upstream, midstream expansion drives Oando’s Q1 earnings

Mass failure: Education minister warns examination bodies

Firms to empower Nigerian youths through e-learning

Fan Milk invests N600m to expand operations

Re: ”Let there be light first”

Snake scare at Alakara Primary school, Idi-Oro

ITF to develop human capital in real sector

Police arrest man who sells stolen Benz cars

NSC will boost NFF, Eagles – Ekeji

Adebayor to partner Fashola on academy

Lagerback banks on FA Cup for Kanu, Utaka

Khan eager to silence Malignaggi

Senate refuses to inaugurate Igbeke

Restore light to Hassan Abiodun Street

TEA partners LASG on commercial activities

Power outage at Murtala International Airport

Nigeria, India to boost bilateral activities

‘Pupils need to imbibe public speaking skills’

Assembly fund: Ogun AC, parallel exco berate Daniel

Jonathan gets military ADC

NAHCo to raise N5bn bond

UNAAB orders ‘arrest’ of students for indecent dressing

Nigeria, South Africa press for more leadership position’s at the UN

Joint session to screen VP on Tuesday

Naira falls on corporate forex demand

VAT: Group warns against increase

Akunyili lists criteria for credible elections in 2011

Give Nigerian pupils opportunity to study in UK – Pitman

Illegal arrest in Ekpoma and Irrua

How real sector can attract investment –Experts

FG will not accept shoddy road projects –Daggash

Date Night

Restore Lagos-Ibadan expressway‘s glory

Firm pledges support for host communities

‘Exploded plane: How survivor was rescued’

Berbatov quits international scene

World Cup history- 1962

Williams sisters return to top of rankings

I will coach Madrid – Mourinho

Imo: S’Court delivers judgment on July 16

120 HIV-positive persons enter marriage contract in Bauchi

Killing of journalists

Re: Of the farmer and the shepherds

Emordi describes NECO dismal result as scandalous

The Back Up Plan

Brown’s example

Venezuelan natural gas platform sinks

N3tn unremitted fund: FG to audit revenue collection agencies

Western Marine Customs impounds N60.5m goods

Why we embarked on port development plan – Mohammed

Dean urges re-introduction of A’ Level

Jonathan can contest presidency –Lagos Assembly speaker

Osun Speaker, AC differ on tribunal judgement

Colour of the Year by Dulux

An award in Pidgin to celebrate Nigeria

Sacked Delta Speaker takes case to Supreme Court

Fidelity Bank declares 2.5k dividend

NSE: ‘Losses undermine economic development’

Thai authorities signal tougher steps to end protests

Ibori arraigned in Dubai, granted bail

HRW says commitments needed to strengthen ICC

UN Secretary-General appeals for migrant friendly-policies

Corruption: PDP chairman, Ogbulafor resigns

The up and coming state of Nigeria after the death of its president

Cold war looms between EU, UK

CBN, NDIC urged to embrace dynamic regulation

Insurer urges ministries to pay insurance premium

Man, 31, charged with attempted arson

Musician arraigned for attempted defilement of minor

Wole Soyinka Prize: And the winners are…

Bollywood stars shine at Cannes Film Festival

Day gunmen rained bullets on senatorial aspirant’s men in Oyo

Appeal Court: Ekiti AC confident of victory

Sambo: Triumph of wits over intrigues

Lagos recruits 1,557 teachers

‘Inter-border traders should take advantage of ECOWAS’ scheme’

Cotecna issues 505,298 risk assessment reports

Saving the nation from electioneering borrowing

Who is a celebrity?

Mourning Umaru Yar’Adua in words

PTAs and their funny fundraiser ideas

NNPC, Chinese firm to build $28.5bn Greenfield refineries

Nigeria may lose $12m daily to pipeline repairs

N/A, retain Modified Open Secret Ballot

2011 election: No alternative to a credible process

South-East’s alarming crime rate

Gov Mimiko, repair Ajowa-Igasi-Omuo road

Oke Arin traders accuse Lagos Island LG officials of extortion

Police search for motive in mentally-ill woman’s murder

Why America is altering $100 bill

Opportunities in producing children recreational equipment

Reps undecided, postpone voting on two-party system

Don’t stampede Jonathan on 2011 elections

Jonathan reviews appointments of Yar’Adua’s aides

Woods diagnosed with inflamed joint

Etuhu focused on World Cup

Rape: 25-year-old man appears in court

Chinese Corp to build $28.5bn Greenfield refineries, petrochemical plant in Nigeria

Senate orders probe of power outage at Lagos airport

N18.3bn loan: Osun AC charges EFCC to probe state government

UNAAB orders ‘arrest’ of students over indecent dressing

NIS canvasses states’ support for land use reform

John Terry‘s father admits drug charge

South Africa author, Bree O‘Mara dies in Libya crash

FG plans new programmes for ex-militants

‘Venezuelan gas platform sinks’

I ‘Coast opposition calls off protest

Ibori arrested in Dubai- Report

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

ANC fines Malema for undermining Zuma

Egypt renews tough emergency laws

Zimbabwe to appeal acquittal of Tsvangirai’s ally

Several militants killed in Indonesian raids – Police

Thieves steal cross honouring war dead

ICC prosecutor targets six Kenyans

Bodies of groom, wedding party members found

Jonathan congratulates new British PM

Merkel faces anger in own party after vote debacle

Peacekeepers warn of Darfur rebel, Sudan army build-up

Nigeria actively involved in disarmament process – Ministry

Cameron leads Britain into new coalition era

Colombia’s oil licensing round to provide Asian link

Unknown person attacks FUTY student with acid

ABUAD’s agric revolution’ll boost food production — Afe Babalola

Transocean‘s biggest investor dumps stock after blast

Oando moves to opens sixth mega station

Extortion: Oshiomhole orders arrest of Task Force chairman

Suspected drug baron arraigned, remanded in custody

Brent crude price rises to $81.42

Associates remember Macebuh at service of songs

Apache partner makes gas discovery

Japan‘s LNG prices rise to highest in 13 months

Olofa stool: Ruling House sues Saraki, others

Adeniyi bows out, Niboro takes over

Demand for West Africa crude low – Report

IEA cuts estimate for OPEC oil demand

Lagos contributory pension scheme hits N16bn

‘Generation capacity’ll rise above 4,000MW’

Centrica expresses support for Nigeria’s energy development

Retired military officers pledge support for Jonathan

Onaiyekan canvasses religious parties

Ukraine rules out energy deals with Russia

Shell completes largest refinery

APC links electricity-related problems to rainy season

EDF, E.ON face nuclear hurdle from UK govt

‘2011 election may trigger inflation’

Seme Customs realises N315m revenue

Toyota returns to profit despite safety recall concerns

Domestic gas supply hits one billion scfd – Alison-Madueke

Shell finds more oil in Campos

Oil demand growing at 900,000 bpd – El-Badri

‘Lagos generates 10,000 metric tonnes of waste daily’

Two SANs took legal battle to church

PDP and the trial of Ogbulafor

Russia to expand energy exports

Association to train 18,500 youths in fish farming

RenCap favours Nigerian stocks on valuations

Outlook for 2010 still cautiously positive -Unilever

NGO wants FG to build more hydro plants

Upgrading your business through entrepreneurial skills

Lagos raises the alarm over danger of shipwreck on waterways

Standard Chartered considering bid for Nedbank

We‘ll meet June recapitalisation deadline -Wema Bank GMD

Insurance stocks drive activities in bullish trading

Electricity: TUC condemns plan to increase tariff

Capital city bids the first citizen farewell

Fear of Allison-Madueke at NNPC

Musing on Ribadu’s return

With Bluetooth, you can lock your computer screen

Taking great photos with your mobile phone

Sri Lanka to face England

Pillars supporters club charged on discipline

Real’s title hope slim – Ronaldo

Vieira slams Domenech

Joint support for African teams in S’Africa

No World Cup assurance for players yet – Capello

Uche denies fresh injury

Roddick forced out of Madrid

Maradona omits Inter pair

Iloenyosi hails new NPL board

Onyedika faults Lagerback on Kanu, others

Pacquiao targets one last fight

Ajibade wants transparency in Eagles’ selection

Eagles can surprise the world – Ighalo

England rocked by Terry injury scare

CAS to rule on Ribery four days before final

NFF to take Amodu to World Cup

Osoba left N32bn debt for us — Ogun

‘Bright food returns with firm bid, narrows loss’

DP World‘s India container port challenge Colombo

El-Rufai arraigned, released on bail

Vision 2020 can’t succeed without electoral reform —Jonathan

Malaria drugs: NAFDAC warns against relying on foreign information

Inaugurate Igbeke, Appeal court orders Mark

Microsoft Office 2010 takes aim at Google Docs

CBN demands practical implementation of corporate governance code

NAHCo drags Arik to court over N227m debt

Transurban rejects $7.2bn Canadian funds bid

Street fighting: NJC retires judge

Niger Delta: 2,000 ex-militants begin training in June —Alaibe

Senate may abolish grants to parties

Ogbulafor: Governors beg Jonathan

Court adjourns hearing in Ugochukwu’s petition

Ghanaian shot in police station —Relations

Fashola’s aide counsels youths on leadership skills

UK unemployment climbs as Cameron takes office

FG releases $1.7m to rescue stranded vessels

Police arrest masquerade in Badagry

Poor utilisation of resources, Nigeria’s problem – World Bank

Nissan forecasts higher profit on US, China Sales

Emodi advises Jonathan on choice of deputy

Reps in rowdy session over two-party system

Groups want socio-economic rights enforceable

ICPC denies witch-hunting govt’s enemies

Yar‘Adua: FG opens condolence register at Eagles Square

Zoning won’t produce quality leadership –Yusuf

FG renames Abuja Airport road, Katsina airport after Yar’Adua

Students blame ‘do-or-die’ politics for insecurity

MDGs’ goal unattainable — Director

Iwu absent as Soyebi takes over at INEC

Sarumi advises Lagos PDP on campaigns

Europe‘s economy grows at faster pace than forecast

Rescued banks: Why foreign investors are backing out –Sanusi

Wife caught with drugs, two years after husband’s arrest for trafficking

Father kidnaps son, demands N100,000 ransom

Of the farmer and the shepherds

FG owes PHCN N133bn in subsidy arrears

Spain unveils deep budget cuts amid EU economic fears

Ahmed Sani Yerima’s absurdities and the law

National shame at Lagos airport

Supplementary budget: Assembly rejects Fashola’s request

Farmers protest non-payment of compensation

NDDC commissioner denies dumping PDP for LP

2011: Presidential aide hints that Jonathan may contest

Constitution review: Reps name 7-man committee

Atiku: Still in search of a comfort zone


FEC, Kuffour honour Yar’Adua at valedictory session

Entrepreneurship education: NBTE threatens to sanction errant polytechnics, colleges

Jonathan to contest 2011 presidential election

ICC prosecutor targets up to six Kenyans

Zoning‘ll deprive Nigerians of quality leaders -M.D. Yusuf

Crisis brews in Kwara communities over land dispute

El-Rufai arraigned, granted N100m bail

New British PM gets coalition agreement

Libya plane crash kills 104 people

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Effective ways to engage employees

Nokia names new smartphone chief

Tips for keeping your job

‘Organisations do not see training as investments’

Spotlight on consulting companies

Nigeria to attend weightlifting congress in Bulgaria

Pirates, Chiefs fight over Nigerian star

Uduaghan explains Delta’s Green Economy Initiative

Businessman faces cheque theft charge

Fan Milk introduces FanVanille

Union vows to shut AeroMaritime terminals over safety

Ekiti PDP may appeal minority verdict — Chairman

Climate change: Africa demands billions in clean-up

Shareholders approve BCC‘s dividend

We are not afraid of Spain – Hitzfeld

Taribo slams Lagerback’s 30-man list

Essien denies father‘s claims

Lippi snubs Totti, Balotelli

On-Wheels to focus on recalls, celebrate auto giants

Naira appreciates at inter-bank, WDAS

T-Mobile and Orange brands to remain in UK

Explosion rocks NDDC office in Warri

Council boss laments inadequate facilities in public schools

Saraki canvasses support for Jonathan

2011: Jonathan can contest — El-Rufai

Nigeria to get $80m World Bank mining grant

Edo targets N18bn IGR

NRC expects five new locos this month

Omokaro backs Lagerback on Shittu

‘Youths must start thinking creatively’

Bolt set for Diamond Trophy

Auto aide: GM, Chrysler moving in right direction

Strengthening organisational culture through vision, mission statements

Over-reliance on Rooney cost United title – Giggs

Capello lists King, Walcott

FEC to hold valedictory session in honour of Yar’Adua –Jonathan

China’s inflation accelerates as house prices soar

Airlines cripple FAAN services

Starcomms generates N6.4bn from data services

Twitter hit by major disruption

Hong Kong land plot gets a third less than estimates

Passengers speak on power problem

NSCDC urges recruits to shun bribery

ICPC to inspect capital projects

Immigration redeploys senior officers

Mimiko hinges Nigeria’s development on quality education

Pandemonium in Abeokuta as policeman shoots Ghanaian

Blackout lingers at Lagos airport, grounds lifts, others

Ash cloud may cost travel industry $1.5bn – TUI chief

Software piracy continues global rise

IFC sees upswing for private equity in emerging markets

Suzuki posts gain on robust sales

Re: Compensating Iwu for a job well done?

Lagos Central Mosque mourns Yar’Adua

Australia banks on injured Kewell

NBA: Magic, Lakers win playoffs

NCC boss bags UNESCO award

Marketing in a recession: Ideas to win sales

Boeing says 787 on track for 2010 delivery

Kidnapper gets bail

IMF advises Russia to consider capital controls

‘South Africa may raise growth forecast’

Adopting effective tactics for workplace performance

Mobil workers: Police’s absence stalls proceedings

Lufthansa to use biofuel on flights by 2012

How organisations can unwittingly promote mediocrity

Project Fame winner, Mike, drops three singles

Europa Cup final: Fulham, Atletico ignite Hamburg

World Cup history -1954

Jonathan appoints Soyebi acting INEC Chairman

Rescue the critical sectors

2010 Rolls-Royce Ghost: Fusion of technology, strong design

Cannes Film Festival makes do with lighter lineup

Why insurers lost N15bn on cover for FG workers

Sanusi blames FG for poor credit growth

BP relief wells bring risk of bigger oil spill

Senate rejects move to probe Yar’Adua’s death

Ibru has right to challenge removal –Court

CNPP demands justice in Fayemi’s appeal

Fashola inaugurates Okota-Itire bridge

Australia bans glamorous cigarette packs

FG, Ogun distribute free safe motherhood kits to pregnant women

LUTH completes 80-bed paediatric ward

Assisting a child with nocturnal enuresis

Homeless families take over uncompleted six-storey building

One million Nigerians blind — Minister

‘Our empowerment programme not fetish’

VP: Contention as northern senators back Makarfi

VP: SSS screens Shagari, Makarfi, Goje

Wholesale inventories in US rose in March

Nationwide blackout looms as PHCN workers prepare for strike

Banking stocks drive volume as index sheds 0.10%

Nigerian Breweries pays N27.91bn dividend

Central banks to restore currency swaps

29 years after, Marley’s beat plays on

Mercedes adds Tourismo to luxury bus segment

Reinvesting profit as strategy for business growth

Menace of policemen on the road

IBB’s audacity

Let there be light first

Bayelsa’s drift towards anarchy

Workers must not be apolitical –LP Chairman

Olubayo laments omission from squad

Siasia, Ikpeba disagree on Argentina

Derided, misrepresented, Ifa priests tell their stories

Orolugbagbe, Ogeah appointed SAHCOL directors

BA cabin crew to hold 20 days of strikes

Judge stops Lagos Assembly from probing Fashola

‘Work-life balance, key to productivity’

Jonathan appoints Soyebi as INEC Acting chairman

Northern senators back Markafi for VP

Explosion rocks NDDC office in Warri

Afghan schoolgirls hit again by suspected gas attack

Rivers governor moves to outlaw illegal levies, taxes

Court upholds Kano State‘s rights to procecute tobacco firms

ANPP appoints acting chairman for Anambra, repositiond for 2011

FG enlists Hausa movie practitioners to fight polio

Pope says ‘sin within‘ greatest threat to church

Tinapa: Union Bank willing to accept other means of settlement

Nigeria, UN sign pact on emergency rescue operations

Hung parliament: It‘s decision time, says Cameron

Accidental discharge: two policemen face dismissal

2010 World Cup: Capello to drop Cole, Barry from provisional list

Aquino closes in on Philippines election victory

S’Africa’s economy needs restructuring- Finance Minister

Monday, May 10, 2010

Jonathan vows to strengthen ECOWAS

Jerusalem building ‘will continue’

Brown to step down as British PM

Tension looms over Karzai – Obama talks

Ash clears over Europe, airports operate normally

Cleric wants govt to returm mission schools

Chinese boss forces Muslim workers to eat pork

Oni assures LG on establishment of centre

VP: ANPP, Bafarawa urge Jonathan to be cautious

Zimbabwean PM’s aide acquitted of terror charge

US says Pakistani Taliban behind bomb attempt

ICC: ‘Strengthen global justice at Kampala conference’

S’African rail, port workers begin strike

Ekiti gov urges new monarchs to be impartial

Only bond can keep Ogun afloat –Commissioner

Thai court sends suspected murderer to prison

Aquino favoured to win Philippine presidency

Parents still aid cheating –JAMB registrar

‘Poor implementation responsible for failed food programmes’

2011: Osun clerics insist on Moslem governor

Alcatel-Lucent hopes sales upturn will stop losses

My plan to lift ATCON – Omo-Ettu

Bishop raises the alarm over insecurity

New Zealand names World Cup squad

Niger Republic residents in Nigeria mourn

Youths should tap into ICT potential – Expert

Stakeholders applaud MTN’s 21 Days of Y’ello Care

Money laundering: Abacha‘s son misses Geneva court hearing

Jonathan can contest 2011 presidential election — Ijaw youths

B’ball: Chariots, Immigrations gain promotion

Nigeria crashes out of Thomas Cup

Mozambique condoles with Nigeria

Federal Poly, Ede appoints three principal officers

Mimiko, Tinubu, Oshiomhole for N250m fund-raiser

Institute challenges N/Assembly on passage of tax reform bills

Court okays bank director’s request

NITT boss urges rapid changes in training in transport sector

Former ambassador tasks N’Delta militants

Italian media hail Ancelotti

Fashola: Lagos Assembly summons Attorney-General

Chelsea rules out bidding wars

EFCC can arrest Ibori — Court

Lagos plans homes for low income earners

Injury denies Van Basten Milan job

Nigerians won’t accept failure, NBA tells Jonathan

Why some candidates don’t have results – JAMB

I have not broken any Nigerian law — Sani

Etisalat to test product at Rotary conference

Law Union settles N1.1bn claims

Microfinance banks to partner NUC on capacity building

Sony earnings beat forecast, citing cost reductions

Arit urges Nigerians to use licensed antivirus

‘Nigeria loses N21bn annually to cancellation of exams’

Delayed court process stalls Nnamani group’s suit

FCT minister inaugurates new cabinet

Okada calls up Kawaguchi for Japan

Business prospects for banks still high – Elumelu

Three killed as cultists, OPC clash in Ogun

Don King mourns Yar’Adua

Siasia set to clinch Liberia job

N104m fraud: Court grants bail to Ogbulafor, others

World Bank to support commercial agriculture in Nigeria

USA can beat anyone – Donovan

Ex-presidential adviser, NGO train women

Election petition: Ngige wins round one as tribunal throws out Obi’s objection

Nigeria loses N175bn annually to car importation

Investment in varsity education, not a waste – Mimiko

School unveils strategies for optimising corporate communication

Industry players gun for WiMAX

Lagos DPA raises the alarm over voters’ registration

‘Investigate Ogbulafor’s letter to IG’

NSE grows by 30%, stakeholders lament rot

Banks’ crisis: Resign now, shareholders tell Sanusi

Ekiti: A tribunal and its many controversies

VCs canvass greater allocation for education

2011: We will resist rigging in Oyo –Adesina

Microsoft introduces competition to harness power of technology

ITU, UNESCO set up global broadband commission

Agboluaje reappointed NEPZA MD

Honeywell reiterates commitment to human capital development

Create special funds for scientists, analysts’

PIB: Oil majors halt fresh investments

Police arrest pastor with pistol

FG to recall conflicting versions of mining regulations

Emodi vs Igbeke: Appeal court fixes Wednesday for judgment

Two in court over termination of pregnancy

South-South governors seek truce with President

Osaze, Uche will deliver for Eagles – Ukoh

BON/OSMI stages compliance workshop

Don’t rule out surprises – Nieketien

Protea Hotel ideal for Eagles –Marwa

Jonathan moves into President’s office

Waiter arraigned for murder of colleague

Judge orders IG to reinstate dismissed policemen

NANS advises Jonathan on appointment of vice-president

Fraud: EFCC detains Ibru’s associate

Presidency denies plot to extend Jonathan’s tenure

Making success of Dubai business trips

Why many graduates are unemployable – VC

Lagos civil servants honour retiring Perm Sec

Access to water and sanitation for all

Osun guber election petition: As the world awaits verdict

Collapsed buildings in Lagos

Yar’Adua: Of villains, victims and heroes

FG to inaugurate committee on salary increment

Lagos equips 100 schools with IT laboratories

Five decades of robust literary fervour

Lagos warns against laying cables at night

Lanlehin promises to restore Oyo’s glory

LAUTECH: Brothers at war over Ivory Tower

Common year-end: Speculative trading gains momentum

2011: Jonathan can contest —Okurounmu, Ijaw group

Lagos tasks residents on indiscriminate dumping of refuse

Crime: NLNG donates patrol motorbikes to Lagos

SEC probes 35 broker dealers over infractions Ademola Alawiye

Gordon Brown ‘stepping down as Labour leader‘

World Bank pledges support for commercial agriculture in Nigeria

2011: Expose aspirants‘ sordid past, NUJ charges media

Hold officials at the third tier accountable – Group

Jonathan can contest 2011 presidential election - Ijaw youths

FCT minister inaugurates new cabinet, warns against graft

Aquino ‘leading in Philippines presidential polls‘

Dispute brews over pornographic images on Wikimedia

Ex-presidential adviser, Friedrich-Ebert, others urge women to curtail men domination

ICPC recovers N600m from Customs

2011: Election riggers in will meet their waterloo in Oyo State –Lam Adesina

Hung parliament: Lib Dem negotiators met Labour team

Abacha‘s son challenges Swiss court order to refund $350m to FG

Court grants Ogbulafor, others bail

American singer, Lena Horne dies aged 92

Sunday, May 09, 2010

‘IT spending in China will reach $216.7bn’

Architects blame government for building collapse

Itire-Okota Link Bridge for inauguration tomorrow

London retains world’s priciest office property rental market

‘UN must verify north-south Sudan clashes’

Germany’s Chancellor, Merkel, faces poll test

Revenue commission faults budgeting processes, practices

Baptists may meet Obasanjo over comments on Jesus Christ

Encroachment of forest reserves, wastes threaten Ondo

SRADev raises awareness on pesticide handling

ASUU tasks FG on public schools

Gaskiya, Alakoto rule Principal’s Cup

New electricity tariff out this month –NERC

Venezuelan ex-minister jailed for corruption

New Horizons, Queensland’s partnership produces 10 MCPs

iPhone takes global share from BlackBerry –IDC

Court blocks extension of Comoros’ President tenure

London air worse than Frankfurt‘s, beats Athens

Electoral reform: PDP may obstruct Jonathan —Ogbeh

Shipwreck: Lagos to salvage coastal communities

‘Building industry returning to stability’

Uruguay coach dreads S’Africa

Lufthansa favours new engines for airbus, boeing jets

South Africa’s stocks tumble

Pakistani Taliban behind New York bomb plot, says US

Nigeria’s democracy, drain pipe – Momoh

Zain to support Nigerian universities

Geoidtel boss to speak at WCAC conference

Stockbrokers propose amendments to new SEC rules

PDP can not impose VP on Jonathan — Ekwueme

Why census figures are inflated –Expert

Tsunami alert as earthquake hits Indonesia

NATO troops to join Red Square parade in Russia

BP suffers snag in US oil containment

UBA’s inroad into Cote d‘Ivoire yields results

AIG making ‘real money’ after $1.45bn profit – CEO

Capello warns against complacency

Afribank Estate, Akwa Ibom to develop Unity Market

Senate to enact new laws on dam construction

Globacom hails Supporters’ club

Harrods sold to Qatar holding as Al-Fayed retires

Absa expresses interest in Nigerian banks

Quackery: NIS jails two, sanctions three

Greece: EU debates emergency cash fund

Corruption hinders good governance in Middle East – Report

N104m fraud: Ogbulafor, others appear in court today

Ogun bond: Daniel declines to release Assembly’s funds

...He’ll lose focus if he contests for presidency —CNPP

Stanbic IBTC’s profit down by 3% in Q1

MultiChoice, MTN reload DStv Mobile for Nigerian subscribers

Nokia Siemens introduces new mobile broadband experience

Nokia sues Apple over technology

Reforms: First Bank’s transformation taking shape

Yar’Adua: Business activities resume in Kano

2011: Ex-militant flays Atiku’s comments on Jonathan

Awo’s legacies reverberate in Ibadan

SEC to investigate Wall Street share plunge

Oni denies paying judges N3bn for judgment

Don’t be distracted by PDP, AC tells Jonathan

Partial Iraqi election results sent for approval

Nigeria, Iran begin nuclear talks

BP’s oil-spill ‘Hive’ buzzes with new ideas to stop leaky well

Eurozone leaders approve Greece aid package

Blowout preventers known to fail

I’m broke – Tyson

How High Commission influenced change of Eagles’ hotel

Rent bubble threatens real estate in Nairobi

New property, environment publication makes a debut

Traders applaud Ondo over Akure neighbourhood markets

Lagerback to drop 14 players

Nigeria loses wrestling meet’s hosting rights

Burlington Northern, NetJets helped boost profit – Berkshire

Global shares fall on Greece debt worries

AU, ACCORD laud Koroma on peace award

Dozens missing after blast kills 11 in Russia

Researcher advises China to slow growth

Lagos rejects proposed reduction of constituencies

Soldiers mount checkpoints on Lagos-Seme expressway

Retirement age and Supreme Court justices

Yar’Adua: Rep pays tribute

MEND threatens fresh attacks, gives Jonathan ultimatum

Ajibola attributes terrorism to injustice

Firm, bank in court over disputed N7bn claim

Ban, UN diplomats pay tribute to Yar’Adua

SA introduces card-based products

Inter-bank rates stable on excess cash

Zinox, TD Plus partner on IT support services

MTN‘s 21 Days of Y‘ello Care commences in Lagos

BCC profit up by 246%

First Bank, Skye Bank adjust for dividend, bonus

Etisalat emerges international leader in telecoms sector

Challenges ahead of Nigeria‘s back-up communications satellites

AMCON: Nigerian stocks gain most worldwide

Consolidated Hallmark partners three banks on bancassurance

Sylva calls President pride of Niger Delta

70-year old, three others die in weekend accidents

I’ll put in my best for Nigeria —Jonathan

Governors disagree on consensus VP

NUJ tasks FG over security of journalists

N90m fraud: EFCC arrests fake army general

From sanctuary to mortuary

SNG mourns Yar’Adua, calls for transformation

Jonathan and pledge of credible poll

Magistracy law and judicial state of emergency

Volcanic ash delays more European flights

UK election: Brown, cabinet in crisis meeting

Welding your way to success

Credit crunch: Stakeholders in mild expectation for Q2

Global crisis: Ezekwesili warns against another contagion

Stock market: We’re on standby to prevent another bubble – CBN, SEC

Adamu wants NFF to reconsider Amodu

Messi won’t shine against Eagles – Nwosu

Climate change: Summit harps on emergency response

Stop the zoning nonsense

Africa seeks to tap its diaspora

Indigenous peoples still among the poorest

Emel showcases building materials at architects’ forum

Challenges and prospects of life insurance business

Blackout paralyses Lagos airport

No truth in report about restoration of Ribadu’s rank - PSC member

Two arraigned for alleged termination of five-month old pregnancy

How agents infiltrated SNG meeting –Bakare

BP seeks solution after US oil spill setback

N104m Fraud: Ogbulafor, others appear in Court tomorrow

Mid-East indirect peace talks ‘under way‘

Fake army general in EFCC net over N90m fraud

‘Pakistan Taliban‘ behind Times Square bomb plot

UK Election:Tories and Lib Dems hold more power-sharing talks

Saturday, May 08, 2010

Khan targets Pacquiao, Mayweather

Mohammed hopes to make World Cup team

Federer reaches s’final at Estoril Open

Redknapp named best manager

Death of Yar’Adua and those sick aspirants

Korea Republic warn Nigeria

Nigeria needs the PDP

MultiChoice strategises for World Cup

Scandals as carnivals

Hodgson will keep Fulham focused

Rooney can carry burden – Shearer

Who to watch out for

Makanjuola rocks Dubai

Woman’s gun stolen after leaving it in restroom

Omojafor’s son set to wed

What next for Dean and Linda Priddy?

Massachusetts church to offer worship services for dogs

Celebrity pair: Niyi and Angela Adebayo

South Africa offered one million rand per World Cup goal

FIFA gives date for team lists

Ebewele condemns preparation for World Cup

Ghana unveil 30-man squad

Teenager escapes ban on trousers

Between Oyinda Adeyemi and Segun Odegbami

Up in smoke: Man wins at casino, loses it in blaze

Rita Emerhor beats retreat

Akeem Sodeinde floats new club

Chinese farmer imprisoned for fake tiger photos

Osio Ibru mellows

Night is brighter than day at Social Club Road

Eating to prevent and control diabetes

Italy hosts its first divorce fair

Lippi won’t call up Totti

Chemo may boost survival after lung cancer surgery

Greek: Immigrants to vote for first time

Five S’African white extremists charged with terrorism

Thai PM battles to keep peace roadmap on track

US senators to unveil climate bill

US envoy to visit Myanmar if he can see opposition chief

S’Africa charges bus owner with murder

Ago Palace Way: What manner of repair work?

The process of counselling/psychotherapy (2)

New study refutes bone drugs’ link to fractures

Open letter to the President

PDP National Working Committee’s childishness

Two killed in Ethiopia bomb attack

First female becomes Costa Rica president

Sweden’s expulsion of Egyptian breached rights: UN

Coconut milk powder: Your perfect plant milk

Maoists end nationwide strike in Nepal

Paris court delays decision on Noriega appeal

Darfur deaths: Gambari expresses outrage

God should minister to Goodluck Jonathan

Obasanjo, PDP and agents of regression should stay clear of Ondo State

Omega-3 may reduce endometriosis risk

How to make business decisions

Firm builds N2.6bn cocoa processing factory

World Bank to support Nigerian entertainment industry with $20m

Aero’s N30bn debt: Union seeks truce as 1200 jobs are threatened

Policy reversal, lack of political will as bane of cement industry

Agriculture: A sector plagued by huge funding gap, uncertainties

Good listeners get great advice

Babangida’s provocation

Appearance is reality

Researchers identify 2 genes linked to fatty liver disease

New contact lenses could improve glaucoma treatment

More airlines may be stopped from flying – NCAA

Workers fault Jonathan over delay in NITEL sale

My husband served me his last food on earth on the bed – Lady Nwaeze

Welcome to Lagos megacity

My cunning man, my treacherous friend (2)

...More Nigerians counsel him on leadership

US may back Jonathan for 2011

Jonathan’s emergence brings temporary peace in Bayelsa

Jonathan to visit Rivers May 13

Robbery cases rise in Calabar

Lawmakers remove embattled Iwo council boss

Cleric urges fg to probe Yar’Adua’s death

SuperSport ready to tackle Heartland

VP: CAN cautions Jonathan on choice of deputy

Osoba, Zik’s son, others mourn Yar’Adua

European firm delivers new trainer aircraft in Nigeria

‘Nigeria can be Africa’s leading advertising nation’

SEC sets to investigate Wall Street share plunge

Transnet in talks with unions to avert strike

BP oil spill, biggest energy insurance loss

German legislature approves $28.6bn loan for Greece

AIG returns to profit in first quarter

Strikes possible as BA cabin crew reject offer

Stocks grow more volatile on Europe’s woes

Kenya’s economy to grow by five per cent in 2011 – World Bank

Lufthansa urges Airbus, Boeing to go for new engines

Reps’ panel recommends removal of finance minister as customs’ board chairman

Cameroon to certify hardwood exports to curb illegal logging

Ireland re-opens airports, ash cloud still a risk

UK stocks, pound drop after inconclusive election

Alcatel CEO’s credibility tested by losses

Romance riddle: Are Keanu Reeves and Charlize Theron secretly dating?

Many people’s devil isn’t Lucifer but ignorance – Lanre Olusola, life coach

Bloom Centre out with anniversary documentary

Book fair gets bigger as 9th edition holds in Lagos

Even PDP leaders know that the party is the biggest danger to Nigeria’s future – Utomi

Jonathan visits Yar’Adua family

IBB varsity ready for NUC accreditation team – VC

Dupri contradicts Jackson’s albums promise

We changed our surname and our fortunes changed – Lanre Olusola, life coach

Africa aims to boost investment as threat of Greek crisis looms

Nigerian stocks gain most worldwide

Robbie Williams getting pre-nup

Barbara Odoh – Be practical

And ‘Hollandis’ is back on the scene

R&B star Usher leads singles chart

Group challenges leaders on economic development

A JS2 pupil came to me and couldn’t read or write – Sheila Solarin

Private schools have rescued Nigeria’s varsity system – Prof Owoeye

John Dumelo’s Nigerian connection

NIPOST’s influence wanes as Internet, GSM take centre stage

Vice-President: PDP northern governors lobby for appointment of one of their own

Primaries: PDP heading for doom in 2011 – Masari

Classical is the foundation of her evolution

National Institute for Sports: Engine-room of sports excellence

Micho Ade journeys to the Turning Point

My brother was afraid of me on the tracks – Osmond Ezinwa

Kwara 2011: Signs of a gathering storm

Fresh ash cloud: Flight delays in Europe may hit Nigeria today

LUTH’s Ransome-Kuti Children’s Centre: Cauldron where two babies die weekly

Lucas too drunk to remove his pants

Obasanjo and Yar’Adua’s death – Lef am for God

Teju Babyface premieres own show

LAUTECH crisis: New VC resumes, Osun kicks

Law enforcement agencies should partner insurers to curb fake policies

Business aviation execs confident in steady recovery

Oluyinka Ayanda launches album

Celebrating Amarula in style

South Africa’s stocks tumble, rand recoups big losses

Why you need to know the true value of your stocks

Planting Queen of the Night, a professor’s queer recipe for students’ unrest, troubled marriages

Kardashian feels wrath of fans

The curtain has fallen, the farce is over

M-Net Studio 53 tours Africa

My dad is 94 and he doesn’t use walking stick –Femi Majekodunmi

Lessons from the Yar’Adua Presidency

This marriage could be on the rocks

Giving consideration to long-distance relationships

Dressing to hide bulging stomach

‘I made a living processing illegal travel documents for clients for six years’

Yar’Adua: Some Nigerians need deliverance

2011: N’Delta leaders spit fire over PDP zoning arrangement

Jonathan not harvesting the goodwill that brought him to power – CNPP

Realignments as Jonathan assumes full power

Abandoned Zamfara striker cries for justice

Nine years after, old man Uwaifo still weeping for Ige

As Yar’Adua passes on

PLO backs peace talks with Israel

Zambia dismisses private top prosecutors

Kewell suffers injury setback

Osoba, Ogun PDP splinter group rue Yar’Adua’s death

Lawmakers remove Iwo local council boss

Volcanic ash cloud shuts Spanish airports

Venezuelan ex-defence minister jailed

Wage offer splits S‘African transport unions

2010 World Cup: Capello considers Carragher for England call-up

Friday, May 07, 2010

What is west nile virus?

UK general election: Could it end ‘special relationship’ with US?

New Yorkers wary but not fearful after terror scares

Emotions can sabotage weight loss progress

PTSD can stem from trauma-induced changes to genes

Insulin resistance can result from only one sleepless night

Dementia risk six times higher for those caring for a spouse with it

New hope for HIV vaccine efforts

Study of depression in later life offers important clue in search for new therapies

Bone marrow stem cells show exciting potential for multiple sclerosis treatment

Women under 50 ‘face work stress risk’

Novel material ‘mimics muscles’

Tsunami alerts ‘confuse public’, says Noaa scientist

No amount of treatment could have saved Yar’Adua –Dr Olayiwola Ogunleye, cardiothoracic surgeon

Aso Rock Villa: A fortress where death dwells?

Passengers lament extortion at Murtala Muhammed Airport

Tears for Yar’Adua at Abuja Airport

Woods risks losing top spot

Enyimba risks Confed Cup ouster

SuperSport targets victory over Heartland

GTBank/Lagos Principals Cup enters final

GCIOB meets Lagos Indians in cricket semifinals

Yar’Adua’s death delays TomTom Super Eagles road show

Caf’s executive to be asked to lift Togo’s ban

Artistes battle for HHWA car prize

2011: Bayelsa elders urge Jonathan to contest

Reps to hold valedictory session for Yar’Adua on Tuesday

Star Trek: Ikotun explodes!

$1m at stake in sports reality show

England‘s midfielder in race for World Cup

Our state governors are selfish

Akpabio’s misplaced priority in Akwa Ibom

Bariga residents await dividends of democracy

Sad tales of abandoned elections

Wizards’Arenas out of halfway house in gun case

Artistes gather for Shakomended’s wife

Olubadan, Oba of Benin mourn late President

Ogoni fire: Shell stops crude supply

UK election: Pound slumps, stocks sink

105 Nigerians deported from Libya

Yar’Adua: Stampede in Kano market

Stirring up the leader within you

Yar’Adua committed to N’Delta development – Okiro

Da Happy Guy ready to rock the air waves

Ronaldo waiting for Barca slip

Chelsea, United in final race for title

Help, I don’t have money for her dowry

Wanted: An alternative to crisis-ridden PDP

Our educational system needs urgent redemption

Sunny Ade is out of my life, but I nurse no grudge against him – Bose Olubo

Successful parents are producing wayward children because nannies are in charge – Engineer Charles

Newly-wed couple win Dubai car sex appeal

Childish acts of PDP’s National Working Committee

Questionable awards in Aso Rock

He is desperate to have me, but he is married

I’m getting married next week, but there is another lover

Ghana puts hope in youngsters

Europa failure motivated us –Deschamps

‘Competition can only bring out the best in people when healthy’

Alec Godwin makes a come back

GUS: Emeka Ike weeps for Muma Gee

2011: PDP must respect zoning arrangement – Atiku

Building relationships

Loving our parents

Bail: Again, Appeal Court throws out George’s application

Lagos VIO seizes 5, 000 driver’s licences

UK election: Horse-trading on after deadlocked poll

For a beautiful, pain free hair

Pedicure: Key to sexy feet

Bow Ties: Not just for grandpas

Ayinke House’s renovation: Lagos prepares two new maternity centres

PPA condemns FG’s dropping of charges against Ribadu

Militants charge President on sovereign national conference

Towards a better Nigeria

Four habits that can make you look 12 years older than your age

Jonathan may name Vice President on Tuesday

In defence of the virile senator from Zamfara

I am not dating an actress –Sammie Okposo

Mercy Johnson denies crashing her car

Poor infrastructure responsible for high cost of goods – Deru, LCCI president

Ridding society of rickety vehicles

Governance: Nigerian workers resolve no longer to sit on the fence

I wanted to hide when Abiola showed up at my marriage -Shofoluwe

Wenger confident Chamakh will join Arsenal

My girlfriend sleeps with more than six guys

My boyfriend’s mother and sister assaulted me

Of Sharia and Yerima’s 13-year-old wife

Re: Ohakim and his claim of 10,000 new jobs

Mubarak challenges Egypt opposition to reveal policies

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger withdrew support for expanded drilling

My quarrel with Muma Gee on screen was mere pretence –Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha

Beyond business, there is nothing between Festus Odimegwu and I –Davina

My husband feels bad watching me act romantic roles –Nkem Ikeh, Nollywood actress

Investing intelligently in stocks (2)

I didn’t dupe UNIBEN students, I couldn’t perform because I missed my flight –Terry G

Re: Saving the lives of our policemen (3)

Sex beyond the ordinary

Russia frees Somali pirates captured in Gulf of Aden

Funnel lowered on Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Olubadan mourns Yar’Adua

Again, Appeal Court Rejects Bode George’s Post Conviction Bail Request

Yar‘Adua: Reps to hold valedictory session for late president

Task Force arrests nine over bomb making device

UK election: Cameron makes offer to Lib Dems on government

UK‘s top 2 parties locked in election standoff

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Honduras row endangers EU-Latin America summit

Niger junta plans election before anniversary

Mumbai attack gunman sentenced to death

Breakthrough in Air France crash black box search

Flag at half-mast at Nigeria House in New York

New York suspect didn‘t act alone, says Pakistan

China increases school security at schools

ECOWAS pays tribute

Brown, Zuma express grief

Baby born with syphilis every hour in China

ID card delay casts doubt over Senegalese poll

Nigerians in US eulogise late president

Our thoughts are with you, Obama tells Nigerians

Seven die in worst floods in Yemen capital in decade

Great expectations from a son of the creeks

Jonathan’s first car was a Tokunbo Benz 200’

FG urges council to make

APM Terminals hands over new customs building to NPA

Trade facilitation: NPA to workout implementation of ASSYCUDA++

Importation of rice through land borders is legal – Customs

Canada missing out on trade with China

India, Australia to negotiate Free Trade Agreement

SMEDAN, NMDC to explore metallurgical sub-sector

Lagos to assist informal sector

Trade group says service sector grew in April

LG Electronics reiterates commitment to customer welfare

ASEAN, leading destination of America’s FDI

Businesses urged to focus on consumer satisfaction

N30bn debt: NCAA beams safety searchlight on Aero

Indonesian cocoa bean export plunges, coffee rises

‘SMEs, engine of national economic revival’

Emerging debt losing money for first time since 2008

UAE to strengthen bilateral trade with South Korea

Modernisation: Funds constraint, major problem – NAMA

Nigerian workforce to shrink further in 2010 – Survey

EnerNOC shares jump on FY profit view

Vale, iron-ore customers acceded new price system

‘EU members wish to increase trade with Iran’

Uganda’s trade deficit doubling - Report

WTO council considering Syria’s membership request

Jincheng to manufacture tricycles locally

Brazilian stocks fluctuate as Gerdau jumps

PFA: Stanbic IBTC’s RSA hits N415bn

Why Nigeria’s tax system is weak – CITN

... business activities paralysed

Alleged explosion: NNPC security officials detain journalists

South Africa’s economic confidence rises

Gerdau Ameristeel swings to Q1 profit, shares jump

Saudi businessmen confident about expanding foreign trade - HSBC

The Yar’Adua Nigeria never had

Why speculative trading is increasing –Operators

Reforms to boost mergers and acquisitions

Ondo to inaugurate ‘Friends of the State Gathering’

Experts assess impact of Yar’Adua’s death on economy

DStv league: Pillars face AHIP test

Suns in command of NBA playoff s/final

‘NDLEA seized 52.84 kgs of narcotics in April’

I remain one of world’s best – Powell

Galadima, Adamu mourn Yar’Adua

NCC boss calls for more libraries

Gunmen free cleric, five days after abduction

His death, a colossal loss — NBA

‘Multiple aspirants, not a threat to Ogun West’

Academy staff spent over £4,000 of public money at hotel

2010 Literacy Day: UNESCO calls for nomination for IL prizes

‘Spurs can shoot down Arsenal’

… Calculations that will determine choice

Enyimba, Wolves face tough ties

3SC banks on Amoo magic for survival

Jonathan: Race for vice-presidency begins

Ex-Oyo SSG, monarch recall his humility

Ekiti: Fayemi vows to continue legal battle

No Premier League return now – Mourinho

Yar’Adua on the marble

‘Ban on smacking will improve parenting skills’

School administrator advocates high academic standard

NANS declares day of mourning

I’m nobody’s puppet –Yar’Adua

Legogie, senators eulogise him

Bayelsa SUBEB intensifies teachers’ training in primary schools

Mobile phone: Teachers canvass tighter measures on usage

Lagos PDP describes Yar’Adua as upright

Golden Hearts seeks support

Governors lament Yar’Adua’s death

A great soul is gone – PDP

Tosic warns United

Lampard scared of penalties

World Cup history

Ronaldo saves us from disgrace – Real

Obasanjo, Babangida, Mark mourn late president

Clerics pay tribute, counsel Jonathan

Daniel, Ogun AC differ on Oni’s victory

Afenifere, TMG others mourn Yar’Adua’s exit

Yar‘Adua: WASSCE holds as scheduled in spite of holiday

Abia govt rehabilitates 208 classrooms in two years

NB cancels Star Trek concert

Npan mourns with Yar’Adua’s family

AC hails succession in Presidency

Katsina declares work-free week to mourn

Proposed hygiene convention targets 240,000 pupils – Coordinator

Send disadvantaged children to boarding school – Headmaster

Yar’Adua: Courts close but markets open

PH residents jubilate over Jonathan’s inauguration

He died a humble man — Nafada

...Avatar, at last!

The end of an ailing presidency

Capello targets final for England

Group B: Sodje tips Nigeria, Argentina

Mandela receives World Cup

Germany names Nigerian for World Cup

Jonathan inaugurated President

An Education

Former ministers, governors mourn

Ex-presidential aide may take up Harvard offer

FG assures manufacturers of regular supply of LPFO

UNIBEN students threaten Terry G

Adebanjo, Musa, Odumakin mourn Yar’Adua

Omawunmi, Banky W, others for Hook Up show

Ensure credible elections, NLC tells FG

PPP: Solution to educational decay

Nigeria at risk of missing 2015 EFA – Minister

His death, a painful reality –Opposition parties

It is shocking –Niger Delta indigenes

Violence at Yar’Adua’s burial, Jonathan absent

Need for review of Imo’s employment deal

End degenerate leaderships

Gruesome murder of journalists

Bauchi reduces number of pupils learning under trees by 40%

Zik‘s alma mater: Epitome of rot

Military holds ceremonial parade for Yar’Adua

Glamour as Havana Queen emerges

My loyalty to Jonathan is total –Ogbulafor

Is Nigeria going to the World Cup?

Yoruba, Hausa movie channels thrive on Dstv

Tribute galore for Dagrin

P-square finally moves out of controversial Omole home

How destination inspection will aid transparency – Experts

Oil workers, Anyim lament Yar’Adua’s death

Doctors issue guidelines for drivers with dementia

Mammoth haemoglobin offers more clues to its arctic evolution

Event planning as profitable investment option

Turai: Once upon an imperial First Lady

‘Why government must implement tourism master plan’

Four win tickets to world cup in UAC promo

Bafana Bafana begins final preparations

Mikel to miss FA Cup final

Yar’ Adua’ s remains buried in Katsina

Yar’ Adua’ s body being taken to cemetery

NANS, Oshiomhole, Oba of Benin mourn

Yar’Adua’s corpse arrives Katsina

Bankole to lead FG delegation to Yar‘Adua‘s burial

Jonathan sworn in as President

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Oil falls to near $82 as US crude supplies rise

Qatar targets Greece with LNG terminal

ADB to fund more power plants

Food and beverages, insurance stocks drive indices at NSE

FG to improve power revenue with metering system

Oil exploration‘ll drive upstream success –Experts

US stocks fluctuate as economic data tempers Greece concern

WDAS: Naira slides to N148.81

‘10 NIPP power plants will be ready in two years’

BP oil leak to hit 60,000 bpd

Foreign reserves drop by 2.9 per cent

AfDB financed cable arrives Nigeria this month

Ghana approves local content policy for oil industry

First Reserve to put $500m into Brazil start-up

LPG operators want more govt support

Illegal mining costs S’Africa billions – Minister

NAICOM deplores family control of firms

Investment banking lifts SocGen’s profits

Standard Bank awaits approval to commence Islamic banking in Nigeria

Shareholders fault CBN reforms

Chevron invests $144m in global CSR

‘Shell lost 14,000 tonnes of oil to attacks in 2009’

Kaduna refinery: How Nigeria will benefit from US initiative

Addax Petroleum pays N900bn to FG

Giving your career a lift with IT certifications

Agric sector faced with huge uncertainties -Sanusi

IMF warns of contagion in euro zone crisis

Nokia, Microsoft offer software to challenge RIM‘s BlackBerry

Allianz operating profit rises, sticks to 2010 target

UK records show ‘profound’ decline in fish stocks

Cuba allows foreign investment in tourism

Europe stocks dip as debt fears eclipse earnings

Greek economy to shrink by 3% this year

Time Warner profit rises on films, cable ad rebound

ABB to buy US software firm Ventyx for $1bn

Pirates attack Russian vessel off Somalia coast

Three dead as Greece protest turns violent

Picasso painting auctioned at record $106m

What are the duties of VIO?

Why foodstuffs are costly in Akwa Ibom

A little chocolate may do the heart good

Jailed Palestinian leader warns against more talks

Police probe New York bomb suspect’s foreign links

Bin Laden hiding in US, says Ahmadinejad

Will Cameron replace Brown at No 10?

Gene variant may raise risk of common eye disease – Study

Obesity, alcohol among factors linked to women’s gout risk

Aliyu, Yerima’s sweet heart and Nigerian men

Softly, softly Mr. Health Minister

Keeping the Yar’Adua mystery on

Jonathan’s posters and 2011

Sports bars as new fad in town

Bankole and Sango bridge

Save travellers on old Oyo road

Sani’s marriage to teenager unholy — Ex-presidential

Kebbi to spend N268.5m on health school

‘19 million women suffering from violence’

NUC shuts down 34 illegal institutions

FEC approves police university

Ex-militants’ protest rocks C’River Govt House

21 policemen killed, 54 persons kidnapped in Anambra – Police

Obasanjo’s statement on Christ unguarded, unjustified

El-Rufai apologises to journalist

Split judgment as tribunal upholds Oni’s victory

Elections: NYSC demands enabling environment for corps members

Juju scare in Ondo Assembly

Why Labour Party dumped Mega Party — Chairman

Five Nigerians contest UK polls

Kidnapping: S’East govs, service chiefs brainstorm

Research institutes warn FG over salary parity

FG to spend $192m on polio campaign

Lagos magistrates suspend strike

IBB: Rights groups send Okigbo report to FG

Assembly writes Daniel on proposed commissioners

500,000 women indulge in abortions yearly, says Iyabo Obasanjo-Bello

Ladoja visits Ogbulafor over Oyo PDP crisis

Jonathan to be inaugurated today, cancels engagements

Skills acquisition: Church graduates 37 students

ANAN extols virtues of retiring HOS

How Yar’Adua died — Sources

Yar’Adua dies, FG declares today public holiday

Governors‘ Forum to conduct perception audit?

Toward credible elections

Still on the One Man, One Vote rally

Ogbulafor: PDP quizzes ex-secretary over alleged missing N4bn

Man jailed for phone theft

FRSC to check reckless bullion van drivers

‘Why we are reviving Nigerian Monthly Law Reports’

New wage: Journalists laud Akunyili

Before you pop another bottle

Another journalist killed in C’River

NANS threatens to sue Sani

29-year-old marriage dissolved over husband battery

Eagles’preparation worries Nwosu

Swiss star, Colombian roots

Lippi calm on future

Goal against Spain my greatest – Adepoju

Bale set for new Spurs deal

Bryant drags Lakers to victory

‘Street Soccer teams lack coordination’

Ocean Boys lament poor funding

We’ll go hard on SuperSport – Emeteole

Champions League final: Ribery loses appeal

TomTom drums up support for Eagles

Zenith league: AHIP too much for Delta

Nothing special about Onuoha – Siasia, Ikpeba

ANPP wins legal battle in Kaduna

Silva eyes United switch

Our presidential ticket still open –Mega party

Edo chief decries INEC’s delineation exercise

2011: Responsive govt coming in Oyo –Ladoja

Hingis, Kournikova for Wimbledon

Interim statement from Prof. Wole Soyinka

I’m off to Arsenal – Chamakh

‘Lagos PDP is working to achieve success in 2011 election’

...Oyinlola disagrees with Aregbesola

Woods not bothered by Mickelson threat

Ekiti election: Tribunal‘s verdict, a disgrace –Sagay

Verdict is a triumph of justice over travesty –Fayemi

Ferguson set to axe players

Ailing President Umar Yar’Adua is dead

Federal Government declares seven days of mourning and today a work free day

OPS urges Jonathan to halt increase in electricity tariff

FG woos US, other investors for new gas projects

NRC to deploy new locomotives this week

Aero aircraft returns to Lagos terminal

Iwu visits INEC, avoids Acting chairman

FG drops charges against Ribadu

NITEL: Salary arrears hit N13bn

Nigeria is not broke – FEC

FG may buy banks’ bad debts in July – Sanusi

Minister tasks insurance operators on sanctity of promises

Ailing President Umaru Yar‘Adua is dead.

Gulf oil spill: First leak capped, says BP

New York car bomb suspect cooperates, but motive mystery

Gbagi market traders move against commissioner

FCT to spend N16 m on removal of speed-breakers on Abuja roads

Agric sector beclouded with uncertainties-Sanusi

No meaningful development without peace –UI VC

FRSC to clampdown on reckless bullion van drivers

UNICEF spends N100m on intervention programmes in Anambra

NANS threatens court action against Yerima

Making a fortune from wind energy

Tribunal confirms Oni’s victory in Ekiti governorship poll rerun

Code of Conduct tribunal strikes out case against Ribadu

New York bomb suspect nearly escaped

Somali pirates attack Russian tanker

Tanzania to borrow at least $500m for budget- Minister

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Oshiomhole pledges to revive Edo sports

Torres doubtful for World Cup opener

‘Oceanic tennis will produce new Odizors’

Davies loses fitness battle

I can run as fast as Bolt – Gay

We are ready for Spurs – Mancini

Adler‘s S’African dream over

Serena wins opening match in Rome

Coach gives van Nistelrooy hope

J-League response excites Disu

I’m not at my best – Vieira

Benitez delays talks over future

Wigan warns Chelsea

Shittu wants future resolved

Nigerians shine at CAF course

Ogunkoya insists on grassroots sports

Chelsea prepares Pato, Silva raid

Buffon eyes England move

Nath Adewole decries domestic league

June 12 ruined my World Cup dream – Etim Esin

I’m not bothered by Spurs – Wenger

Ferguson talked Scholes out of retiring

Hotel saga: FIFA blames NFF

2011: Women call for equal participation

Kogi implements whitepaper on crisis in Ebiraland

Nigerian Army receives UN award

MDGs: Mosquito nets to gulp N7bn in 2010

African tourism ministers to review strategies

Lagos magistrates may call off strike today

Senate orders reinstatement of sacked Customs ACG

Strike paralyses courts in Abuja, Kano

Countries warn against travel to Thailand

NITT boss wants rapid changes in transport sector

Ahmed’s marriage to minor is insanity — Niger gov

Anglican church bans Ogboni regalia

Coscharis Motors donates lecture hall to UNN

Eso counsels judges over corruption

Lawmaker accuses colleagues of docility

Driving or flying which is more eco-friendly?

Airline finances looking up – IATA

Air NZ, Virgin Blue propose Trans-Tasman tie-up

Civil servants must fill assets forms — CCB

Delta shuts two schools

Obi asks FG to commence work on silos project

Why I established varsity — Agagu

Timeline - recent airline mergers

United, Continental merge to form largest airline

Stakeholders call for inclusive budgeting

Goldman Sachs faces shareholders’ lawsuits

Commonwealth conference to build accountability – Pepple

‘Lack of equipment, manpower undermine aviation standard’

Chevrolet cancels US plans for Orlando crossover

‘Killings of journalists, an embarrassment to Nigeria’

NUJ seeks review of journalists’ welfare package

Drug manufacturing: Canadian firm to partner Osun

‘Find ways around FOI bill’

PAC presents recommendations to Jonathan

Specialists deliberate on dangers of mycotoxins

Toyota resumes sales of Lexus GX 460

Auto market improves but lacks power

COSATU partners NLC, others on Africa’s development

Skill acquisition: Trainees, nddc disagree over take-off grant

Nigerian stocks to climb 50% in 2010 –RenCap

FRC boss tasks states on fiscal responsibility law

Japaul posts 68% increase in Q1 profit

‘Banks should finance investment for economic growth’

Three steps to relieve work stress

Employee training: Attitude, key to excellent result

‘Restrain your children properly in moving vehicle’

Business aviation recovering fast – Eurocontrol

Experts identify new hope for hypertensive patients

Religion shouldn’t determine who succeeds me — Oyinlola

Nasarawa shuts three private health centres

Workers observe holiday indoors in Lagos

Jos crisis: Five soldiers face disciplinary panel

Volcanic ash: Ireland closes airports again

AbdulMutallab: FAAN begins training of security officers

Man arraigned for buying military rifle

Citigroup’s European media banking chief, Kennish resigns

Academy boss tasks employers on employee development

Reforms: Senate President condemns Gusau’s attack on Sanusi

‘Sub-Saharan Africa recovery strengthens’

Group laments tax burden on women

Senate jerks up FCT budget by N12bn

‘The most important aspect of business is the people’

Lagos tackles conflicting areas of responsibilities in public service

Ex-legislator, others remanded for stealing ballot papers

FRSC clamps down on errant bullion van drivers

Ford Mustang: The best of muscle cars

Doctors link pollution, urbanisation to rise in asthma cases

VC’s orderly’s killing: Police yet to make arrest

Fight for Olofa stool intensifies

Woman disappears with neighbour’s 5-month-old baby

Ogun CJ hinges better justice delivery on staff attitude

British partners NUC on distance learning

Iwu asked police to detain me — Cleric

Mushin boils, many sustain injuries

Keep your weight down, stay active – Lagoon Hospitals boss

Nigerian tragedies and the way out

A case for landfill in Imo State

Even if Branson gives me the Virgin brand free, I will not take it – Jimoh Ibrahim

New Tucson unveiled in Lagos

Snake bites: One million Africans are victims yearly —Report

Retaining your job in a precarious economy

Leaning to create a great support team

Islamic banking faces image problem

Merger: ‘No guiding document on Ecobank, First Bank’s discussion’

Ecobank posts N4.59bn loss

Emerson electric declines after sales trail analysts‘ estimates

Underwater Robots probe ‘inner space’ to plug leaking oil well

Chicago CFO increases taxpayers’ costs

Microsoft’s Internet Explorer losing browser share

Merck profit falls after Schering-Plough acquisition

Abuja rail: FG warns Chinese firm

Climate change: Governors query management of ecological fund

Private equity to buy Pearson’s IDC for $3.4bn

S&P unveils new credit scores for 26,000 companies

Proposed electricity tariff hike to woo investors –NERC

N1.6tn fund: PENCOM to invest in infrastructure

MasterCard profit climbs as consumers boost spending

Aero’s credit facility has expired –Oceanic Bank

PHCN suffers third system collapse in one week

2010 oil licensing round will be transparent –Alison-Madueke

Jonathan sends tax reform bills to Senate

2011: Youths vow to stop corrupt leaders

Lawmaker regrets Duke’s resignation from PDP

ARG and its agenda for Yoruba race

PDP: Postponing the evil day

Aminu promises to resolve Adamawa PDP crisis

Shagari tasks politicians on campaign promises

Poll: Groups fault Obasanjo over comment

Osun politics and name dropping

Nothing to celebrate at 50

FOI Bill: NUJ protests at N’Assembly, seeks passage

Graft cases: Uncertainty trails fire at EFCC’s office

Ekiti does not need violence

Vandals in uniform?

El-Rufai quizzed, his car hits journalists

Fashola: Group submits letter to probe panel

Reps reject bid to re-introduce Option A4

Bishops, journalists need deliverance – Obasanjo

Selling of new naira notes

WHO, WMA,others set agenda for Person Centred Medicine

Eating tips for healthy kids

Credible election

Let’s go for toll gate

Jonathan names 13-member new economic team

One-party system won’t succeed in Nigeria – Buhari

Fresh clamour for state creation

Sylva wants militants to kill me –Bayelsa Dep. Gov.

Judiciary workers’ strike stalls Ogbulafor’s trial

Attention NDLEA

Re: May Day: NGO distributes condoms to workers

Many with serious eating disorders could go undiagnosed

Of compost, molecules and insects, art is born

Firm begins home health care

Nigerians urged to seek information on cancer

Theft of ballot papers: Ex-legislator, others remanded in prison

NSCDC seals off five security firms in Ondo

Family petitions Onovo over CSP’s disappearance

Filling asset declaration form no longer a formality-CCB

Iwu detained me for bearing similar name-Cleric

el-Rufai quizzed by EFCC officials

Japan pulls out of 2018 World Cup race

Man held over car bombing plot in New York

Madagascar‘s leader hints at neutral government

Monday, May 03, 2010

Group dumps PDP for LP in Ilaje

NOA urges Ekiti politicians to eschew violence

Danjuma donates N83m to cancer prevention programme

Plateau crisis: Ogbulafor asks IG to ignore judgment

UN nuclear conference: Ajumogobia speaks for Africa today

Jos crisis: France seeks end to violence

OOU’s pioneer best graduating student emerges alma mater VC

Confusion in LAUTECH over VC’s removal

Fayemi v Oni: Tribunal to deliver judgment on Wednesday

Aspirant targets agric to create 200,000 jobs

Research partnership with UNAAB excites two UK varsities

58% of PLWHAs are women — FG

Internet security becoming complex – Microsoft

‘Formulate laws, policies on climate change‘

Bolt warns rivals

SAP tops market share in business intelligence

Time names Nigerian among world’s ‘100 most influential’

Oxford head calls for end of ‘preposterous‘ fees limit

Robbers raid Bankole’s siblings’ residence

Trust me, Wenger tells Arsenal fans

CIIN restates commitment to ethics

Benitez set for crucial talks

IBB not fit to contest 2011 presidential poll –Methodist bishops

Nigerians on death row: Lawyer seeks FG’s intervention

At FUTA SUG’s retreat: Experts suggest ways of effective unionism

US-based organisation donates medical equipment to Ogun

Don’t use Islam for violence, students warn terrorists

Pragmatic Technologies develops inverter battery

Utaka eager to stay at Portsmouth

50% of Ibadan PHCN workers are casual –Investigation

Iran, US take nuclear dispute to UN

FG set to extend Nigeria’s maritime boundary

Chevron Junior Masters Tennis champion dreams big

Synergetics to stage forum on IP video surveillance

N170m fraud: AC asks Ogbulafor to step down

Federal workers suspend warning strike

LG engages NYSC members, NCE graduates for extra lessons

Why we embarked on strike –Magistrates

Obasanjo needs counselling, deliverance — CAN

Chelsea deserves league title – Lampard

Colombia yields to fall to four-year low after rate cut

Body initiates agenda to revitalise MFBs

FG moves to sanitise metering system

Jonathan to inaugurate Rivers’ gas turbine

Group calls for presentation of progress report on rescued banks

Access Bank records N5.2bn profit in Q1

Petrobras CEO sees no problem in demand amid Brazil IPO flops

Mickelson set to topple Woods

‘We must build on Awo’s legacy’

Student performance at AVCNU essay contest excites Salem Varsity

2011: What to watch out for in a leader

Police worst abusers of Nigerian journalists’ rights – RSF

Journalists protest killings of colleagues

University fees may rise by up to £1,000 annually from 2013

Akin-George: Nigeria has lost a corporate leader —Daniel

‘I met Obasanjo nine times over Ijoko-Ota crisis’

Positioning the Nigerian software market as a goldmine

HDD industry targets 300,000 petabytes of storage

France can rule the world – Ribery

S’East states acquire major stake in Enugu Power Company

Hydro gets 100 years of bauxite in $4.9bn deal

Police seek New York bomb suspect

Capital flight and underdevelopment

Making fortune from wind energy business

Netanyahu meets Mubarak ahead of fresh talks

US trains Nigerian soldiers, others to fight terrorism

Lest another Iwu succeeds Iwu

Jonathan may declare 9-month power emergency today

Lake begins his tenure as UNICEF‘s ED

Minimum wage: Labour rejects 3 months negotiation

Eagles to meet Jonathan in Abuja

Apple’s iPad sales hits one million

Resolve NITEL sales controversy – VNL boss

2011: I’m not interested in Presidency — Lamido

Lecturer warns against desertification, depletion of ozone layer

Ekiti tribunal’s verdict and drumbeatsof war

Mimiko, Fayose receive 5,000 defectors to LP

My life is in danger – Bayelsa governor

Pass tobacco control bill

The need to save endangered species

Community convenes peace forum

Electricity poles collapse three weeks after inauguration

NUC begins assessment of varsities in November

Teen drinking may boost breast problems later

NASA, we’ve got a problem, but it can be fixed

Aluko: Exit of a resolute satirist

Beckham for World Cup

EFCC lied against me —El-Rufai

Sterling to sell 222 million common shares at 77% discount

ASSBIFI warns banks against workers’ disengagement

NAHCO records 40% increase in turnover

Cadbury to begin next phase of restructuring

PHCN begins work on Afam I-V power plant

Nigeria police force listed as leading force of abuse against the media

Olubadan-in-council denies endorsing Alao-Akala for second term

Don’t hide under Islam to foment trouble, Muslim students warn terrorists

Outrage trails Donald Duke’s defection from PDP

Robbers attack Bankole’s residence

AC asks Ogbulafor to step down

I met Obasanjo nine times over Ijoko-Ota crisis without result –Community head

Anambra governor laments state of Nigerian roads

Tribunal to deliver judgment on Fayemi’s petition on Wednesday

Iwu‘s removal as INEC boss won’t stop rigging - Ojugbuyi

Group rues conflicting Appeal Court verdicts on Anambra Senatorial election

2010 World Cup: Low rules out Kuranyi call-up

Darfur rebels suspend peace talks

Power: Jonathan to commission gas turbine facility in Rivers

Sunday, May 02, 2010

Compensating Iwu for a job well done?

Third term ambition for lawmakers in order —Rep

UI Alumni mobilises 160,000 members

Ondo inaugurates N1bn road network at AAU

Mimiko, Oni eulogise late Pa Aluko

Nigerians can organise credible elections — AC, CNPP, others

Osun TUC crisis deepens

Ekiti LG targets N.1bn IGR

A’Ibom monitors to watch teachers in schools

Ogun: Parallel exco warns traditional rulers

N4bn Arena shopping complex redefines Oshodi

Access Bank initiates steps to boost entrepreneurs‘ profitability

Daniel inaugurates township roads in Ijebu North

ALGON boss denies dumping PDP for LP

NGO distributes free condoms

‘Appoint incorruptible persons to replace Iwu’

Composition of PDP zoning committee faulty

SON urges better supervision of building projects

BOJ considers venture-capital route to spark economy

MFB licence: CBN advised on stringent measures

Climate investor confidence should return soon –HSBC

Bio gives ultimatum for NFF, Amodu face-off

Omoile wins Chevron Junior Masters tennis meet

Federal workers commence strike today

Orangun stool: Ogunmuyiwa petitions Onovo on threat to life

Uduaghan urges FG to site headquarters of oil commission in Delta

Gunmen abduct cleric, demand N20m ransom

Corruption: EFCC invites el-Rufai

Police extortion of motorists shameful — DIG

Afghanistan raises alarm over rising civilian deaths

Israel welcomes Palestinian peace talks

Everton targets Onuoha

Hotel saga: Nigeria to pay Hampshire $125,000 fine

UN accuses Congolese rebels of mass murder

2011: Govs want Nigerians to elect credible leaders

Alumaco to boost aluminium production

N30bn debt: FG gives Oceanic, Aero one-week ultimatum

NIS canvasses land reform to aid planning

ETI first-quarter profit rises by 5.1%

Lagos will complete all ongoing road projects - Johnson

Refuge Homes delivers modern shopping complex in Akowonjo

Private jetties import arms –Reps’ panel

Oil spill‘s ‘fisheries failure‘ may signal end of coastal towns

NNPPA advises Ag. President on electoral reform

Police defuse bomb in New York

Chelsea on the brink of Premier League title

Revenge not an issue – Eriksson

Israel accepts Palestinian peace talks

Seven die in Southern Sudan clash

Anambra partners Union Bank on development

Gunmen kill VC’s police orderly in Ibadan

PDP, Edo govt trade accusations over rally

Sheriff denies plan to make father monarch

Group backs anti-graft agencies

Ogun partners developers on housing project

Lagos changes Oluwole‘s reputation with modern market

Judge dismisses Mobil’s application over N29.3m claim

Senate may investigate mass failure in NECO

I didn’t divert N74bn Chevron tax —FIRS boss

Corruption: Court orders ICPC to probe judge

Greece unveils massive budget cuts

UN fears humanitarian crisis in Congo

FG sent me to S’Africa – Bio

Ajilore seals Adidas deal

Acer to sell new smartphones after HP-Palm deal

UK election: Conservatives’ lead widens ahead of election

Youths appeal to N’Assembly over age barriers

China‘s April manufacturing expands at faster pace

Senate seeks cancellation of N64bn Abuja runway contract

Professionals task CBN on banks’ efficiency

Stakeholders canvass use of appropriate building materials

Estate valuers seek new approaches to housing development

‘How credit bureau will empower Nigerians’

Shell to shut 450MW power plant

Goldman Sachs ‘facing criminal inquiry‘

Okonkwo flays IBB’s presidential ambition

Jackson’s memorabilia on show in Japan

Motorola set to rebound, targets acquisitions

Mancini focused on Spurs, not job

Drogba delays surgery again

Inter-bank market remains awash with funds

Nigeria, Ghana partner to eliminate hazardous chemicals

‘S’Court won’t tamper with lower courts’ findings unless ...’

Panic grips New Delhi over attack alarm

Rwandan President snubs lawsuit during US visit

Clark raises the alarm over fresh ethnic crisis in Delta

Lawyer disrobed for professional misconduct

Edo legislator arrested with pump action gun

Age scandal: South Africa reports Nigeria to CAF

NDLEA officials discover heroin in stethoscopes

FG seeks stakeholders‘ support on environmental regulations

Architects to work with Lagos on mega city development

IG orders onslaught on pipeline vandals

The sick hospital at Agenebode

Nigeria can attain N6tn premium income soon — NAICOM

Bakassi: Commission begins demarcation of Nigeria, Cameroun boundary

Child marriage: Nigerian women set for showdown with FG

‘N2.8bn withdrawn from INEC’s account in two days’

Rebels vow to topple Eritrean president

Bolivia nationalises private electricity firms

Oguntade and defence of civil liberties

Oil firms record gains as banks‘ profits dip

I can handle Argentina – Lagerback

Mayweather too much for Mosley

Technology solutions’ demand growing in Nigeria –IBM

Telecoms price caps: Stakeholders weigh multiplier effects

Insurance: Providing a cushion against natural disasters

Madagascan President to form new govt after failed talks

South Korea vows to avenge warship’s sinking

Beyond Iwu‘s removal

NNPC’s new retail outlets

The economics of disability

Implement Uwais‘ report, CODER urges Jonathan

Greeks warned of austerity measures ahead

Nigeria can’t avoid external borrowing –Aganga, Sanusi

Selling musical instruments as profitable venture

Universal banking: First Bank plans holding company

NSE lists N45bn FGN Bond

Ogun understudies LAWMA on waste management

Gunmen abduct cleric, demand N20 ransom

Pfizer Trovan test victims face Herculean task over payment of compensation

NICON Group injects funds into Virgin Nigeria

Senate calls for cancellation of N64bn second Abuja runway contract

South Africa reports Nigeria to FIFA for including over aged players in Flamingoes

Mayweather survives onslaught to outclass Mosley

Child Marriage: Women set for showdown with FG

‘FG to provide housing for 15 million Nigerians’

Osun imposes jail term for smoking in public

NDLEA arrests man for concealing heroine inside stethoscopes

Somali Islamist insurgents seize pirate haven

World No1 snooker player suspended in bribe probe

Barack Obama to visit oil slick zone in Gulf of Mexico

Car bomb found in New York‘s Times Square

Saturday, May 01, 2010

Man wrapped in toilet paper robs store

Police barred from penis enlargement

Escaped circus elephant squats Italian garden

6-pound foal born in NH may be world’s tiniest

Cookbook pulped after recipe calls for ‘salt and black people’

China province to preserve Hu’s chalk message

My cunning man, my treacherous friend

Stress isn’t making Nigerians see the changes in their country – Felicia Henderson, American

Man claims he ate, drank nothing for 70 years

Police: Woman bites man after being called fat

Terminal charges: NAMA, airline operators yet to reach agreement

Stock Indices dip on banks’ full year performance

‘Nigeria needs good leaders to facilitate economic development’

MAN decries new tariff plan

There’s no such thing as a perfect 10

Multiple taxation: Imperative for codification

Life insurance goes beyond death settlement

Onyali’s 10 marvellous moments

‘Boateng will feel at home’

Chevron profits jump on oil price

Toyota sets up design quality division

US wants UN to investigate Jos killings

Slovenia have nothing to lose – Birsa

England second best team – Torres

‘First NIPP project to be ready in June’

Between Shade and Folake Kazeem

Oil spill: US bans oil drilling

Spain unemployment rate hits 20%

Strike paralyses hospitals in C’River

Sobodu scores first

Andy Murray gloom after rome exit

What is a Business Risk?

Oil rises to $86 on global economic recovery

Rooney and Rio boost man united

Bequeath education to your children, not money – Lababidi

Bella Adenuga, Jameel Disu’s multimillion naira nuptials end in flourish

JTF scuttles militants’ sabotage attempt

Importation of toxic wastes is an economic problem – DG NESREA

‘Developing cottage industries’ll enhance economic growth’

I’m back to clear my name – el-Rufai

Obateru Akinruntan’s son eyes politics

May Day: FG silent on new minimum wage for workers

‘Babcock varsity teaching hospital will commence in September’

Journalists as endangered species

Leonardo hints at Milan departure

Beijing limits home-buyers to one new apartment

SA petrol, diesel prices to rise this week

Greece says more cuts needed for survival

Hodgson tipped for managers award

‘Jonathan’s only agenda should be electoral reform’

Anatsui, Osawe, Barber shine at Terra Kulture auction

Thou shall be big and beautiful

TM Aluko dies at 91

Let’s stop senseless killings of one another

Jews make pilgrimage to Africa’s oldest synagogue

New inhaled insulin shows promise for diabetes

Celebrating Gani with diagnostic centre

Katie Holmes to play Jackie Kennedy

Nestle floats cooking contest for pupils

Blame sports minister for rot in NFA

pfn, N’Delta youths hail Iwu’s exit

Nigerian drug suspect chokes on plastic wrapping

Yosola Kuku gets groovy

Why Africans are religious

Honey and its fluid profile

FG, state abandon Bakassi returnees

Musa and Caroline Danjuma

FCT land allocations: Arquitetura denies false acquisition of plots

Kidnap: Bayelsa commissioner released

Remi Adikwu-Bakare slows pace

Few surprises in S’Korea squad

2011: Of induced and volunteered endorsements

WASSCE continues in spite of public holiday – WAEC

Jennifer Lopez returns to screen

Minogue opens up about marriage plans

Turning up for wedding

There are simple treatments for infertility – Dr Wada, fertility expert

Joining the BIG league

Help on the way for Nigerian prisoners in Egypt

‘Our plan to rob a wealthy Alhaja failed because of our inexperience’

Weight counselling plus drug helps women quit smoking

The process of counselling/psychotherapy (1)

UN chief praises N Korean health system

Iraq death toll in April almost same as last year

Our state governors are a selfish bunch

Journalists protest colleagues‘ death in Lagos

Photogenic reunion as the Ekiti welcome home itinerant artist

Young Lion Club: Winning TBWA staff set for Cannes

Mimiko doesn’t need to have a majority in the assembly – Jimoh

Maurice Iwu’s gardening leave: End of an error

2011: The battle for the soul of A’Ibom

Drogba named one of world’s most influential people

Fruitful Q1 earnings season ‘cools off’ equity fear

Finance minister states priority for the economy

How your money can work for you

World Cup will improve Africa’s image – Mokoena

Iwu: A tenure stuck in controversy ends

Stopping the rush for asylum

Voters need to change their orientation – Rep

FG to establish Industrial Property Commission

Preserving your youthful looks

Nigerian ambassador to US banks on cultural diplomacy

In Ososa, Kofi meets Burger in a cassava farm

Reformed Peoples Democratic Fraternity

Ribadu’s return: The jittery ones are many

Babangida and the Ides of 2011

Oldest Catholic cardinal dies

Massive protest against Albanian govt

Being active an hour a day puts brakes on weight gain

Saving children from malaria

Alhaja Osinubi: Murdered in old age

70yr-old saved from den of kidnappers

Retro nostalgia

Nigerian business is underutilising potential of Internet – Lanre Ajayi, Nigeria Internet Group pre

State of Nigerian media is cause for concern - Seye Kehinde

The reception I got after my SAN title humbled me

Sorry ma, you can’t supervise my sex

This lady wouldn’t just leave my husband alone

Arise, St Mark

The Babangida phenomenon: Let truth be told (2)

Celine Dion builds water park

Cheryl Cole is ‘World’s Sexiest Woman’

2010 AVCNU: UNIOSUN funding model catches fancy of VCs

Curriculum for education faculties should be made more attractive – Oyesiku

Eagles World Cup preparation in dilemma

Jay Jay Okocha’s No 10 still shut

NAFDAC destroys N220m fake drugs seized in northern states

Everton’s Joseph Yobo, wife get baby

Babangida will not be president – Abiola family

2011: Bar persons indicted for corruption – acF

Niger woos FG over N1bn agric loan, distributes N760m tractors

The audacity of a wily chameleon (2)

Ernest Ndukwe: A star departs public service

Soldiers sack police station, vandalise vehicles in Abeokuta

I‘m not going for revenge against Portugal- I‘Coast manager, Eriksson

May Day: Niger governor challenges workers on nation building

Obama to visit scene of Gulf oil spill

Somali blasts kill 30 people

Anambra workers demand salary increase, new jobs

Madagascar rivals fail to agree, plan more talks

U.S., Australia warn of terror attacks in India

2010 FIFA World Cup: Parreira unveils South Africa‘s preliminary squad

Iwu‘s sack: Jonathan has done well-Jim Nwobodo

Friday, April 30, 2010

Funke Akindele at the mercy of tale bearers

Llyod in Nigeria for Disney’s HSM

Durella takes vice to public

Nadia is face of Devon

Seun Kuti storms D’Yard

How to avoid business failure

Just before you plan your dream wedding

Failure of Olabisi Onabanjo University authorities to issue statements of result puts graduates’ jo

Oil rises above $85 as EU debt woes ease

SBRT for lung cancer report released by ASTRO

Avoiding a life of isolation

Kellogg profit tops estimates as snacks boost sales

How nerve cells distinguish odours

Wall Street faces capital shortfalls

New book stirs uproar among doctors, lands author in trouble

I am the third wife, he wants to marry another

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