The Punch News Archive for March 2013

Saturday, March 30, 2013

UAE’s Al Dahra to invest $400m in Serbian agriculture

Student killed by lover was waiting to earn first salary

The gov is fair to all religions — Commissioner

OAU VC laments shortage of fund

Glo, why these exorbitant call rates?

Three business mistakes to avoid

Aregbesola wants to Islamise Osun – CAN

Patience Jonathan flown abroad for treatment — Report

African ministers call for improved investment in education

Briefs matter

Pregnant women who sleep on their backs risk stillbirth –Report

Literary students mourn Achebe

Ogunbote takes over troubled Sharks

Akinsola Akinfemiwa bounces back

Timi Ejiwunmi: New kid in the block

Damola Kasunmu changes gear

Osun, pay us our allowances

How to set up a wordpress blog

On the decade of Africa

Wanted! A leader to be proud of

2015: Petitioners accuse Jega of pursuing northern agenda

Friday, March 29, 2013

F’Eagles win bronze

Patience Jonathan absent from Good Friday service

Tambuwal, Ihedioha preach peace

Search for truth at Easter, PDP, ANPP tell Nigerians

Keshi deserves some scolding

Still on Mba brouhaha

Obije wins Captain’s Day golf tourney

Bolt, Blake for Jamaican meet

Remove injustice and we’ll have crisis-free Plateau – Chief Imam

Prudential fined £30m over AIA bid

‘He has low sperm count but has child with another woman’

Jobless youth impersonates Yul Edochie to lure female undergraduate

Oga at the top movie debuts

Gastric bypass benefit could be change in gut microbes

Woman jailed for refusing to present child for paternity test

Scientists identify genetic causes for cancer

Easter: Ademowo urges leaders to be selfless

PDP primaries: Jonathan, govs to run as sole aspirants

APC leaders meet Thursday on constitution

My father not responsible for CAC crisis – Obadare’s son

NAFDAC arrests brothers, impounds N25m fake ‘Alomo Bitters’

Mimiko advises N’Delta ministry on projects

Bombings, killings may consume Nigeria – Gov Aliyu

Three burnt to death, 10 injured in Ogun accidents

Bishop seeks statutory age for governors

Kwara APC alleges destabilisation plot

Amosun proffers solutions to agric challenges, unemployment

Ogun partners NEDEP to create 5,000 jobs

Niger to boost agric with 8,000MT of fertilizer

I enjoy spending quality time with my family – Mikail

Aba IPP to guarantee 95% uninterrupted electricity

Jonathan joins Christians to mark Easter

Easter: Prices of frozen foods up by 5 percent in Lagos

Man stabs lover to death over sex

TUC gives three days ultimatum over sacked Aero workers

Abdulsalami, former head of state backs amnesty for Boko Haram

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Damascus University mortar attack kills students

US flies Stealth bombers over South Korea

Ex-Karadzic ally in contempt

Nepalese, Indian killed in CAR airport shooting

Al-Qaeda-linked Salafists threaten Tunisia’s Islamist govt

KC donates Things Fall Apart to 1,000 pupils

‘Free education will end domestic servant syndrome’

Absenteeism by public school teachers worries council boss

The road to hell

Okah’s conviction

Abandoned drainage system

Inconsistency in govt policies

‘New Nigerian barbarians’

Keyamo’s comment

Effects of population explosion

Murder of NSCDC operatives

Re: The ‘new Nigerian barbarians’

Thank you, Amosun

Outrageous PHCN meter

Tackle Boko Haram with sincerity —Ladoja

AMVCA: Why Genevieve lost to Jackie Appiah

For Udondian, time to show colour

From Don Morris, new SUV for Udokwu

Sabongari berths on wapTV

Ini Edo and Tonto dazzle in Playing Safe

Varsity student’s murder

Achebe, a master story teller

EFCC, tool in President’s hand — Nnamani

Assembly impeaches Imo deputy governor

Maintaining your ipad

Your laptop deserves better care

Tweeting my electoral franchise

Achebe, truly a master story teller

Star promises iPads, head phones in new promo

Nyanya, Karyn White for La Campagne Easter show

Winners of Jack Daniel’s Bartender competition rewarded

Five arraigned for threatening residents

NACCIMA, others set to establish $60m Sealink project

AYAC: Chebwogen wins 3000m gold for Kenya

IAAF won’t stop Pistorious

Diaby out for nine months

Baale accuses policeman of extortion

No going back on Seme products scanners – Firm

Easter rush: Passengers stranded at Lagos airport

Senate seeks recovery of N230.5bn loans

FG grounded eight airlines in six years —Report

Moroccan plane makes emergency landing in Lagos

Getting round painful menstruation

Night of Stars thrills NFF

Achebe: The uncrowned nobel laureate

Youth Alive coaches demand national junior basketball league

How to grant pardon, in style

FIIRO DG canvasses passage of bill on cassava

Govt urged to initiate investor-friendly policies

Drug-free cure for headache

Reps insist on zero allocation to SEC

Brazil 2014: NFF writes FIFA for date change

Keystone Bank deploys software to enhance operations

Credit Suisse buys Morgan Stanley’s European wealth arm

Leadway wins 5-A-Side tournament

Flying Eagles seek redemption against Mali

Heat’s winning streak ends at 27 in Chicago

Zenith League: Games resume with Deepwater leading

Ecobank Group records $1.8bn revenue

Please, pardon President Jonathan

Professionals tackle expatriate issues in mobility industry

President, Amosun, others mourn Awolowo

LECAN, tool for economic development —Amosun

JaaGee unveils chicken, chips centre

Emerging stocks head for negative Q1

NSE Index rises by 0.3%

Imo deputy governor impeached

Jonathan, others mourn Awolowo

Mandela back in hospital with lung infection

FADAMA, ADB dole out N92m relief materials to victims in Kwara

Jonathan congratulates Ohworode of Olomu on 96th birthday

Daniel, others mourn Awolowo

NARSDA plans radar satéllite not impeded by cloud

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Family still searching for bricklayer after three-month disappearance

Olukotun’s jab at OAU

FG offers Omotosho power plant to CMEC-Pacific

Stanbic IBTC reconnects with customers

Pillars step up against Shooting Stars

How to kill a business…quickly!

Giving your kids cash rewards can affect them negatively

Fayemi threatens to revoke contracts awarded by Oni

PDP’s ‘unwelcome’ reconciliatory tour

US plans anti-piracy patrol along Nigeria’s coast

Seven Energy increases gas investment to $825m

‘APC will eradicate Boko Haram in a month’

FRSC deploy 33,000 for Easter patrol

Getting privatisation right

FG seeks Amaechi’s support on N’Delta devt

Ogun SSG backs death penalty for corruption

I could have scored more against Nigeria – Kahata

B’Haram: Senate, service chiefs discuss threat to Lagos

Saudi executes, crucifies Yemeni murderer

Aganga’s job creation initiative

Budgeting process can’t promote economic development – NIM

Stakeholders hail Rivers on education

Awolowo, Tribune publisher, dies at 70

Poly workers threaten strike over unpaid salary scale

Alamieyeseigha, I beg your pardon, America

WWF’s Earth Hour: Switching off for rainy day?

‘Corporation tax decision disappointing’

New Homes Bonus needs better scrutiny — MPs

Fuel price gamble

Allianz strikes $883m deal, now top Turkish insurer

The President should care

Chime directs MDAs not to reject corps members

Boko Haram: U.S. eyes anti-piracy effort along West Africa coast

Court vacates arrest warrant against sacked pension boss, Maina

One shot, dozens sustain injuries in A’Ibom

Police kills two NSCDC officials, shoot five

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Caring for your smart phones

Screening callers on Skype

Picking an audience for Your Facebook Updates

What use is social media in education?

NCC, Customs seize N300m pirated works

Adedoyin’s covenant with the master carver

How I produced two films last year – Ojopagogo

Why Kalu Ikeagwu wept on movie set

Theatre artists are evangelists – Jaiyesinmi

Developing a social recruiting strategy

Dubai airport passengers top five million in February

Three die in Damascus suicide attack

US store refuses rifle to shot lawmaker’s husband

Administrator appointed to run Bank of Cyprus

Two quakes rattle Mexico

Delta invests in Nigeria-US route

Saudi Telecom gives chairman new role

NSE inaugurates issuers’ portal to drive transparency

Sub-zero spring causes chaos across Europe, US

Adkins named Reading boss

Name national library after Achebe –Reps

‘63 million Nigerians suffer from sleep disorder’

Crisis: PDP suspends NEC meeting indefinitely

Secondary school dropout consults for teaching hospital

Lawmaker urges investment in poverty alleviation

Pianist on trial for picketing Okotie’s church

Envious youths killed my son – Slain undergraduate’s father

Women arraigned for cutting neighbour with blade

Community pleads with govt to rehabilate roads, drains

Police arrest 17 northerners as illegal immigrants

Failed banks: Europe’s big savers to bear loss

Toyota to produce two 2013 Corollas

Buffett to take major Goldman Sachs stake in warrant deal

Excel spreadsheets turned into video game

Icahn opens door to Blackstone tie-up on Dell bid

Europe seeks to spur building of fast broadband networks

British teenage whiz strikes deal with Yahoo

Women pray for ailing deputy gov

Privacy ‘impossible’ with Google Glass, warn campaigners

Durable goods up on transportation, home prices advance

Fed orders Citigroup to improve anti-money laundering controls

Jonathan withdraws nomination of Oyo INEC Commissioner

EFCC arraigns Atuche, bank officials for forgery

Baby with abnormal skull shape gets N37.4m for surgery

Name national library after Achebe – Reps

Oil theft: CNS probes involvement of officers, ratings

Bayelsa police beat, arrest protesting unemployed graduates

28 killed, houses razed as gunmen overrun Plateau villages

Boko Haram: No amnesty in absentia – Northern Group

Independence day bombing: Henry Okah jailed for 24 years

Monday, March 25, 2013

Remi Tinubu’s representation

Report Kenya to FIFA —Runsewe

FG sets up body to review investment climate

Fear, memory of floods haunt residents

NSE: Supplementary market making begins next week

Make your blog a hot cake

Pope Francis gains over 4.4m Twitter followers in 8 days

Local product bill: Ministers shun Senate hearing

Rehabilitating Alamieyeseigha

Berlusconi sex trial delayed over venue change request

Why men need tomatoes

39-year-old cancer patient laments cost of treatment

Boko Haram: Unwanted guests on the prowl

Police debunk headless bodies’ broadcast

Court insists on hearing charges against Ikuforiji

‘Fuel price hike’ll be resisted’

VAT accounts for 16% of total FIRS collection

Our leaders have failed us

A communicative cartoon

Alameiyeisigha: Group prepares legal challenge over minutes of meeting

PDP govs set up committee to lure opposition colleagues

Ogun police arrest man linked to sisters’ rape

Immigration to deport 100 Chadians, Malians, others from Lagos

Lagos threatens to shut abattoir

EFCC files fresh charges against Atuche

Amnesty for Boko Haram: Presidency hits back at critics

Boko Haram have limited knowledge on Islam-Soyinka

Mimiko re-appoints Ademujimi as Chief of Staff

Bayelsa arrests 12 kidnap, murder suspects

Zambia arrests ex-president over oil deal in Nigeria

Two serial robbers sentenced 84 years imprisonment

Renewed clash claims three policemen, two farmers in Benue

Tanker explosion kills four in Kano

200 level student drowned during Bayelsa election

Boko Haram: Former Police IG seeks assylum in UK

Panic grips technocrats in Jonathan’s cabinet

New head of civil service sworn in

Ikuforiji’s trial: Defence counsel urges court to dismiss suit

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Lagos real estate agency set to tackle quackery

BofA dismisses Montana, 29 others

Fidelity Bank wins African oil, gas deal award

Bolt beaten over 400m

Nigeria, Kenya social media fight moves to Facebook

No amnesty for Boko Haram

NBA chairman criticises speech immunity bill

Referee’s decision aided Nigeria – Kenya coach

Gunmen kill 25, free 120 inmates in Adamawa

Curbing exam malpractice

Overzealous Edo traffic officials

UPDC completes first phase of Cameron Green

US Senate adopts first budget in four years

Workers tackle psychiatric hospital boss over SSS invitation

TCN installs power transformers in Oyo, Niger

Mourinho hints at Real exit

Terrorism funding: Govs, embassies’ accounts under surveillance

Akpabio admits rigging primary election

Attractive Nigerian market lures foreign, local equity investments

UAC acquires 51% stake in Livestock Feeds

US stocks gain as Cyprus fears ease

Japanese shares decline as Yen rises

FG sets 2013 for ICT industry breakthrough

DNA challenges theory of early out-of-Africa migrations

Finding your lost keys

Japan donates cassava processing plants to Agbekoya

Police reopen Ososa mosque after one-year closure

Musharraf returns to Pakistan despite threats

Kidnapped NTA reporter regains freedom

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Armed youths kill 10 travellers in Plateau

Security agencies comb S’West for 20 terror cells

Achebe: Death, where are thy claws?

Flying Eagles qualify for U-20 World Cup

Brazil 2014: Oduamadi saves Eagles from Kenya defeat

We are geared for Lesotho —Katongo

‘My maid snatched my husband’

Alams’ pardon: Group gathers signatures to petition US, UK

Keep make-up hygienic

Boko Haram and the killing of Nigeria

All Progressives Congress may change name

Vien Tetsola’s new life

‘Mama Cass’ son on the move

How chronic pain affects you psychologically

Buhari should not see himself as an overlord — Yakassai

Parenting a child with Down syndrome

Mercedes Richard shows off baby bump

Orile-Oko belongs to Egba, not Isara-Remo

Sleaze of presidential pardons

Students cry out over filthy toilets in higher institutions

Nigeria needs dedicated leadership

Who blinks first between PDP and APC?

I wouldn’t have written Things Fall Apart in Igbo — Achebe

Fraudulent recruitment schemes in MDAs

Achebe should be buried in Anambra — State govt

Obadare died after three-day revival programme – Church

Tuface, Annie wed on Dubai island

Lessons from ‘my oga at the top’ episode

Funke Fowler and hubby in lovey-dovey mood

‘Don’t depend on your certificate’

We need independent body to set budget benchmark — Okonjo-Iweala

Cyprus crisis: Coming hours ‘to decide’ fate

Preparing motorists for NIMET flood forecast

100 million Nigerians’ll get identity numbers in 30 months — Onyemenam

China needs ‘renewed reform momentum’

BP to buy back $8bn in shares after Russian sale

My first assignment was to insure my life — NEM MD

Rename Maryland Independence tunnel

Friday, March 22, 2013

I shed tears each time I remember my son’s murder –Olaitan Oyerinde’s father

The Man and his literature

Hometown quiet as kinsmen mourn demise

Words on marble

Achebe and politics

Igbo group declares 7-day mourning

His death, a national tragedy – ASUU

Ngige, Ekweremadu, Obi pay tributes

Kano bombing may have caused his death – Soyinka, Clark

Buhari expresses shock over Achebe’s death

He was a source of inspiration – Okonjo-Iweala

Jonathan, governors mourn Achebe

Mark, Mohammed eulogise him

Ohanaeze, APGA, Chime mourn

Dana: Mixed reactions trail demolition notices

Sambo’s supporters die in autocrash

MTN to pay N90m for poor services

Achebe defined my world as a teenager – VC

I’ve underachieved in an England shirt – Gerrard

‘Benzema, Giroud can play together’

Anambra to train coaches

My diabetic husband died while trying to save me –Kidney disease patient

We didn’t expect Obadare to die when he did –Follower

Nigeria among high burdened TB countries –FG

Soldiers impound 14 tankers in Abuja

Pension scam saga, my most trying moment –Ex-HoS

Mayhem as Dangote truck kills couple, four others in Ogun

Boko Haram: Ijora landlords may evict Northerners

Gunmen kidnap NTA reporter in Akure

NUC to curb varsities’ illegal programmes

Achebe stood for anti-corruption, social justice – PDP

Go Africa

Soothing cocktail

Foxconn International posts biggest-ever loss in 2012

I dropped architecture for make-up artistry –Bayo Haastrup

US economic indicators improve

Depressed heart failure patients risk death

Budget 2013: Osborne halves growth forecast

‘My husband takes our son to hotels everyday’

FG to invest N3.5bn in agric equipment

Saliva test reveals aggression in boys

France business slump hits crisis levels

People are company’s greatest assets – Popoola

Husband jailed for being rude to judge

‘I am scared to go to my wife’s village’

Caffeine can lower risk of vehicle crash

Nigerians don’t like going on holiday – Zakari

Masari blasts FG over insecurity

Shock as renowned author, Chinua Achebe, dies at 82

NFIU probes banks, charities over Boko Haram funds

Fuel price hike: Jonathan, PDP leaders may clash

Prof. Chinua Achebe is dead

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Unemployment level, a time bomb – Obasanjo

SIM registration: 19.16 million subscribers risk disconnection

Excess Crude Account: FG, states to share $2bn

London Stock Exchange lists Zenith Bank

Checking Akpabio’s fiscal recklessness

Nigerians and the Cyprus depositors’ levy

Impound vehicles with tinted glasses – IG

Kano bomb blast: Ohaneze alleges mass burials

We made false comments on sanction breaches — Standard Chartered

I can be better than Serena – 8-year-old Marylove

Gbagbo’s party to boycott I’Coast polls

20 killed in another Plateau attack

Between amnesty and dialogue for ghosts of terror

Ekiti irregular tax regime

Greg Dyke new English FA chairman

Alamieyeseigha’s pardon

Take decisive action against bombings, avert crisis —ACN

NLC demands urgent end to insurgency

Yobo urges Eagles to go for goals

Executive lawlessness

Oshiomhole and Adoke altercation

Falola and a blighted nation’s little mercies

Force will not free French hostages – Boko Haram

Group demands Alamieyeseigha’s arrest, extradition to UK

Lagos to provide toll-free lines for pregnant women

Obadare: Once upon a crusade

Zarkozy placed under investigation

Book Haram is my greatest challenge-Jonathan

Ojukwu jnr seeks out of court’s settlement over dad’s will

Jonathan appoints Aji as new Head of Civil Service

FG, states to share $2bn from Excess Crude Account

18 pupils arrested in Ogun for cultism

Rainstorm destrys 50 houses in Kwara

Prophet Obadare is dead

$620m bribery: Reps sack Lawan at last

UNIUYO lecturers shelve strike as kidnappers release colleague

Aturu writes AGF over judgment prohibiting fuel subsidy removal

Dickson moves to criminalise rumours

Harambee Stars arrive Calabar

Budget: Reps insist on Oteh’s removal

Governors insist on NGF autonomy

Polio cases rise in Nigeria-Report

Jonathan presents NIPP share certificates to states, LGs

Police, soldiers storm Ijora

Kevin Rudd not to challenge Australian Prime Minister

Nigeria, sitting on keg of gun powder – Obasanjo

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Thaumatin, a viable alternative to sugar?

Growing a savings account

We can no longer guarantee peace in the East – Ohanaeze

Donation buys Royal Institution time

Jonathan names new Head of Service today

Okorocha breached due process in awarding contract – Agbaso

Northern leaders must act on B’ Haram now– SSPA

Ryder Cup: Watson reduces captain’s pick

Okenla wants tough Eagles against Kenya

We were asked to pray when boat engines stopped – Survivors

UBA listed in FTSE Pan African Index

Central African rebels to resume fighting

Palestinians stage tent protest to urge Obama action

Army chief sues for peace in Onitsha

Fashion retailer, Asos, in sales boost

US arraigns al-Qaeda man over failed bombing in Nigeria

Why investors shun marginal fields assets – Fatona

US Open prize money to reach $50m

NPFL should strive for international standards —Oliha

Alamieyeseigha’s pardon, symbol of corrupt mentality —Soyinka, NBA

Rising hope for HIV/AIDS cure

Children need calcium

Labour, others warn Jonathan against fuel price hike

Imoke splashes N30m on Super Eagles, officials

Power fluctuations stall Reps’sitting

NBA demands Jonathan’s national address on Boko Haram killings

Petrol: Don’t attempt price hike again, labour, others warn Jonathan

Kano bombing: We can no longer guarantee peace-Ohanaeze

35 killed in renewed communal clash in Plateau

US promises support for ICT, agric in Nigeria

Harambee Stars arrive in Nigeria, set for Eagles

Kalu wants state pardon for 1985 convicted drug traffickers

JTF arrests 33 suspects, impounds three vessels in Bayelsa

Man rapes daughter, granddaughter

Obama makes first trip to Israel as president

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Corruption, insecurity threaten economic growth –Sanusi

130 national delegations witness Pope Francis inauguration

UNIUYO lecturer’s kidnappers demand N100m, colleagues threaten strike

Ali’s comment against Yoruba reckless, misguided – OPC founder

Support ACN merger plan – Tinubu

The Catholic Church, inferiority complex, and Hugo Chávez

SystemSpecs promotes six

Govt condemns attack, offers to pay victims’ bills

Hoodlums rape, kill market woman in Uyo

I have only stolen seven cars – Robbery suspect

I haven’t attended school assembly before – Heart patient

Two injured in Ibadan building collapse

Okada riders arrested for robbery

Man remanded for robbing with late brother’s gun

Cultists invade Imo Poly’s hostels

No to regulating sermons

Boeing puts 787 battery to tough tests

British farmers to count cost of rain

Rift over funding prompted resignation of Fisker founder

Cyprus parliament ready to veto deposit tax

Suzuki targets taxi market, others with Swift Dzire

Dealers of substandard motorbikes face investigation

EBay hit over PayPal digital wallet fee

Computer hacker jailed for stealing iPad user data

Kano death toll rises to 75

An eyewitness account of 2013 Abuja council poll

‘Nigeria has only 20 neurologists for 160 million people’

Greener cars could slash US pollution by 2050

For uac, a good man goes …

Jonathan sends 2013 budget amendment proposal to N’Assembly

Brand Boko Haram foreign terrorist organisation —CAN

Tension in Onitsha as Hausa residents flee city

Amnesty, not for unrepentant group —Falae

Aregbesola, Imoke seek improved security

I thought bombers were potential passengers —Survivor

Nigerians lament in Vietnamese prisons

83-year-old man freed during prison decongestion

Jonathan plans hike in fuel price

Pope makes surprise phone call home to well-wishers in Argentina

N894m fraud: Judge’s absence stalls Bankole’s trial

Kano bombing: Tension in Onitsha as northerners flee city

Alamieyeseigha: Jonathan took advice from God-Eze

Jonathan forwards 2013 budget amendment proposal to NASS

UNIUYO lecturers threaten indefinite strike over kidnapped colleague

Divisional Police Officer gunned down in Kano

Cultists invade Imo Polytechnic hostels

Bomb blasts in Borno, six soldiers killed, others injured

Northern youths condemn Kano blast

Monday, March 18, 2013

STMicro, Ericsson split mobile chip unit

Emerging stocks fall to two-month low

Israeli soldier convicted over killing of Palestinian

Big trouble for pipeline neighbours

Things you should understand before buying a car

Faith-based private varsities hold key to leadership growth –Amaga

Tuberculosis, malaria, Nigeria’s major health problems – Minister

Two die, six injured in Kwara communal clash

PDP’ll win Lagos, other S’West states – Oyedokun

Aregbesola promoting Islamic agenda —Osun CAN

Re: Ajayi Crowther’s birth

‘LASG to build 1,000 low-cost houses at Ijora/Badia’

NBA, CACOL, activists blast FG over attacks

How to use leverage in real estate

Rot in UniAbuja: Waiting for Jonathan’s action as culprits walk freely

Fayemi, Bishop urge Pope to address global crises

Manifold recommends printing solutions for cost management

Samsung manufactures more products for Africa

Before you start blogging

Rep donates hospital in Adamawa

Blasts kill 25 in Kano

FG plans law on philanthropy

Gunmen kill another two in Plateau

No conclusive security reports on slain hostages-Jonathan

Funsho Williams murder: Absence of witnesses stalls trial

Pope to meet Argentina’s president as decades-old accusations persist

NEMA asks states, LGs to relocate communities in flood-prone areas

Six arrested in India tourist gang rape case

Alamieyeseigha: Bill Gates cancels planned trip to Nigeria

Suicide bombers attack court compound in Pakistan

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Deploying soldiers to stop terrorism dangerous – Rep

Bayelsa proposes amnesty for cultists

Alamieyeseigha: US considers visa restrictions on govt officials

Calling Oshiomhole

2012: NEMA recorded 80 air, sea distress signals

Sensible path to Nigeria’s economic prosperity

Former Anambra dep gov’s house for demolition

Second term belongs to God – Ajimobi

‘CSR can stem militancy’

Fake doctor arrested for N89m health insurance scam

Berbatov dents Spurs’ hopes

CBN firms up measures to counter cybercrimes

Sterling Bank to host undergraduate fashion competition

‘Explore exhibitions as marketing tool’

Forex: CBN sold $1.15bn in February

Re: Aregbesola must hear this

Onasoga beaten at Old Trafford

Osaze lashes out at West Brom

Social bees chemically mark dangerous flowers

Avoid poor service delivery

Manufacturers’ collaboration, key to industry survival – Stakeholders

Nutritional power of Abacha Ncha

Getting yourself a good career plan

US stocks slip from highs

Check newlywed weight gain

Emerging stocks fall on Asian valuations

Council of State lacks power to pardon convicts

Nearly 50 with hardly any savings?

Leadway Assurance gets new chairman

Investors advised to take advantage of low prices

Analysts urge CBN to reduce benchmark lending rate

NSE targets SMEs with ASeM re-invigoration

Fed to discuss stimulus despite debate over risks

Where the law is no respecter of persons

Menace of articulated vehicles

Wobbling and fumbling as an art of governance

Pope Francis to be inaugurated Tuesday

Soyinka and the Awo Leadership Prize

2015 is already here

Pope Francis delivers first Angelus

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Jonathan’s unforgivable state pardon

Etiquette counts online too

Pope wants church for the poor

Alamieyeseigha: US may cut off aid to Nigeria

Critics of Alamieyeseigha’s pardon are ignorant — Presidency

We won’t beg fg to pardon Saro-Wiwa, others –N’Delta groups

I don’t regret working with Abacha— Jakande

President Jonathan: Carrying disdain a little too far

She is cheating if…

FCT council election

Braithwaite dies at 81

Fagbenle’s giant Olympic strides

Bolt to compete in Ostrava

Toolz ‘N.8m dress’!

Men see me as a sex symbol — Seyi Shay

Biodun Olujimi bounces back

My mistakes belong to the past – Liz Benson

Obituaries make me appreciate life — 89-year-old former trader

Koko Ita-Giwa’s maturity

Social media: Matters arising

Okocha’s wife steps out

NCC needs improvement

Chico Ejiro’s rising profile

A governorship squandermania

When exercises get excessive

Re: Luth, please release our list

On withdrawal of Kalu’s degree certificate

This is Charles Ahize’s daughter

We’ve raw materials for solar system — RMRDC boss

Youths should forget white-collar jobs — Osinfaden

Nigeria, Middle East airlines agree on upstream exploration

Fake job merchants prey on employment seekers

Essential tips for driving in rain

Women need to work harder than men to rise — Odukale

External reserves hit $48.29bn

English spoken by graduates calls for concern — TASUED VC

FG lacks political will to reduce frivolous expenditure – Onyekpere

Ojy Okpe’s other passion

Between Adeola Akande and Nkeiruka Onyejeocha

End of the romantic

FG approves N2bn to develop maritime academy

Rukky Sanda’s love for tattoos

Extra-marital affairs and the psyco-social impact

Awolowo respected my father because he was honest –Bola Ige’s son

Understanding WordPress

CBN to protect banks from Internet frauds, cybercrimes

Manage glaucoma and prevent vision loss

‘More Nigerians are being diagnosed with glaucoma’

Friday, March 15, 2013

Mother attempted to sell her kids to pay boyfriend’s bond –Police

Woman drinks eye drop

Man sues for losing penis in accident

Woman impersonates rodeo star to get free phones, dates

Six-month-old dies after being shot five times in Chicago

Panel criticises US military on sex assault

Why women constantly lie about life on Facebook

Danish TV mistakes video game image for Syria

Man fired for wrestling shark – while he was on sick leave

‘Grave’ mistake in California mortuary

Akpabio, CPC trade words over Tuface’s Prado gift

Traders urge Fashola to hasten work on burnt market

Adisa’s family, Kwara gov hail state pardon

We live in constant fear of fire outbreak –Neighbours of burnt Ketu plank market

My OGA at the top goes viral

N’West, S’East may lose speaker, deputy speaker slots

Sex worker in custody for trafficking minors

Findings do not support the use of darbepoetin alfa to treat anemic heart failure patients

Embattled Imo deputy gov goes to court

Alamieyeseigha still under investigation –FG, UK

Ikeja Club set for Adeyemo golf meet

My wife considered me an unserious suitor – Akinruntan

I was called General due to my style – Oliha

Firms sign crude handling agreement with ExxonMobil

Goldman, JPMorgan ordered to fix capital planning

No company can produce 100% fruit juice in Nigeria – Moudgil

Shina Peters dropped me from foreign tour after I refused to wear skimpy clothes

DOAM hails Diamond Bank over tourney

Tiger Woods’ ex-wife dates billionaire

A belated presidential visit

He is a gold digger, heart breaker, wife tells court

Keshi, NFF have abandoned me – Emenike

Policemen tied my son’s hands to his back, tortured and shot him dead – Grieving mum

Mystery Good Samaritan should have rescued my wife along with her baby –Husband of murdered nursing mother

I can’t do without perfumes –Funmi Ladipo

We’ll learn from Sharks defeat – Wolves

‘My prophet husband womanises, drinks, gambles’

Chinese firm plans US natural gas stations

ILFC urges Boeing not to rush 777X

$15bn loan IMF to visit Ukraine for talks

Young graduates opt for ‘small jobs’ to survive

FUNAAB lecturer crushes two students to death

Japan lower house approves BOJ nominees

Babalola, Baiyeshea flay FG over Alamieyeseigha’s pardon

China confirms Li Keqiang as new premier

FG to quote Centenary City on London, Nigeria stock exchanges -Anyim

UNICAL dismisses 5, demotes 10 lecturers for academic fraud

Multiple accidents in Iju-Ota

Li Kegiang named premier of China

Thursday, March 14, 2013

When your iPhone gets wet

Have you considered taking an online degree?

Ownership of oil blocks

MTN service

Endless provocation

Nigeria, we fail thee

Wada and Kogi communities

Help us, Gov. Amosun

Kudos, Elechi, Imoke but…

NYSC’s unconstitutional act

Aregbesola must hear this

INEC and APC palaver

Okupe’s indefensible defence

Edaoto’s maiden album for presentation

More stars reach for reality shows

Israel’s Peres hails Pope Francis

Thai ‘Yellow Shirt’ airport protesters to face trial

Syria refugees in Greece lack ‘humanitarian’ help

I’ Coast attack kills six

S’African policeman arrested in fresh dragging assault

Japan donates $2.8m to Nigeria for cold chain

Akpabio seeks economic integration among ECOWAS states

How pink is social media space?

Court jails two lottery operators

Three arrested over death of IMT security officer

Rainstorm wreaks havoc in Osun

Policeman beats tenant with hammer

Depositors protest Access Bank’s hidden charges

Ijo Yoyo is my greatest hit – Kollington

iRep: Time to learn about documentary films

Deola Beremole on exam break

I started Next Movie Star with only N100,000 –Sola Fajobi

D’Angelo, Asa for Calabar Jazz Festival

From Crossing Boundaries to Didi Museum

Onwudiwe now executive director of Ken Nnamani Centre

Forex trading: Equity management in relation to trade volume

Getting out of debt

Ikimi, others blast Jonathan for Alamieyeseigha’s pardon

Three political groups fight over APC identity

I prayed he wouldn’t be chosen –Pope Francis’ sister

10 things you don’t know about Pope Francis

Can Pope Francis unite a divided church?

PDP chief urges IG to probe student’s killing

‘Our monarch is not on the run’

Ngr vs Kenya: Efe Ambrose out

Shittu in dreamland after Millwall win

Lack of synergy bane of Nigerian football –Temile

NASCOM to support Greensprings Kanu Football Camp

Infant Jesus win Chikki Noodles sports meet

Edema advises Keshi on Eagles

Erico wants support for NPFL

NPWL anti-lesbian audio clip on YouTube

U-10 Murhi Busari Cup holds in Lagos

Sahin happy to leave Rodgers

Dolphins gear up for Zenith Bank League

Mexico peso rise tests central bank’s policy

Youth Alive Basketball League resumes

Jonathan, Mark, CAN, others hail Pope Francis

Tribunal: Mimiko, LP close case with 13 witnesses

Tackling Boko Haram demands new approach – US envoy

Eight killed on Okene-Lokoja road

Court sacks Ogun Chief Imam

Lawyers hail Lagos magistrates sitting on Saturday

Fashola inaugurates LAGBUS automated washing machines

Police re-open Ogun PDP secretariat to Kashamu faction

Labour plans protest over pension scam

Jonathan promises polio-free nation

Jonathan’s immoral presidential pardon

Detained oil marketer seeks to halt fraud trial

Maybe Venezuela will become Libya

Togo breaks up journalists’ protest with tear gas

Revisiting the Odi judgment (1)

Judges becoming endangered species – Retiring Justice

Executive planning to scuttle budget implementation –Reps

Core investor pays 25% cost for Eko Disco

China’s pollution troubles: Growing pains

ASUU laments Bayelsa new tax regime

Lufthansa sees profit limited by revamp costs

2013 budget: FG releases N400bn for capital projects

Palestinians to push for release of 1,000 prisoners

Group wants Aregbesola to stop UNIOSUN VC selection

Heavy security for FCT LG poll

FG shuts bureaux de change at Lagos, Abuja airports

Police redeploy AIGs

Police arrest three over death of IMT security officer

FG begins implementation of 2013 budget

Alamieseigha, crucial to economy -Presidency

Jonathan congratulates pope

FAAC: FG, States, LG share N886bn for February

JAMB sells over 1.6 million forms ahead of UTME

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Your pet may send you to the hospital

The doctrine of work-life balance

Some bacteria may protect against disease

Single concussion may cause lasting brain damage

Strengthening your ‘swimmers’

Facebook ‘like’ could reveal your secret

As cyber attackers hit Michelle Obama, Biden

Converting online presence to profits

Advice for Tuface

Tips to help you review your finances

Applicant petitions civil service commission over recruitment

Pitch darkness in Igando

Jonathan’s 2015 plan behind ex-gov’s pardon – Investigation

Argentine Bergoglio emerges new pope

Bergoglio, the new pope from Argentina

Ogun police parade teenage mother, others for robbery

I became a prostitute at 10 –Victim

We hid stolen cars in church – Suspects

One killed, scores injured as cultists clash in Lagos

Security officer killed in IMT students’ election

LASU killings: SUG makes case for arrested students

Tablet War: Apple’s iPad to fall behind Android

Annual oil production now 864 million barrels –FG

GBI predicts $1.52bn oil drilling expenditure in Nigeria

‘Brain imaging detects tiny lesions related to mild injury’

Energy challenges: Satellite Town residents seek govt’s intervention

Local content: LADOL, Samsung build capacity with N1.6bn

Xavi’s CV complete after historic comeback

Medicare spending not linked to longer cancer survival

Ngr vs Kenya: Keshi defends fresh call-ups

Cathay Pacific reports 83% plunge in annual profit

Sparks of Euro 2008 as Terim’s Galatasaray battle through

INC electoral panel denies working for Dickson

IPP: Mimiko takes delivery of turbine power plant

Antipsychotic meds not that helpful for depression — Study

EU unveils new air passenger rights

PDP, groups, others condemn Alamieyeseigha’s pardon

FG loses bid to stop N37.6bn Odi compensation

Formation of APC will strengthen democracy —Atiku

Imo youths protest against Okorocha in Anambra

Group faults Akpabio on A’Ibom zoning

Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina emerges as new Pope

White smoke signals new pope elected in secret conclave

Nigeria power reform faces further setback

Security officer killed in IMT students’ election

Anger in PDP over pardon of VIP ex-convicts

Emir kicks against amnesty for Boko Haram

Bus plunges into Lagos Lagoon

Ogun State Governor’s house on fire

Passengers stranded as Aero Airlines workers embark on strike

Black smoke rises on second day of conclave

Militants attack police camp in Srinagar

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Outrage over presidential pardon for VIP ex-convicts

APC dares INEC … says we won’t change name

Oyerinde murder: Oshiomhole, Adoke in war of words

There’s vacancy in Osun Govt House – PDP

Gunmen attack Kano primary school

Courts shut as judiciary workers strike continues

Libya frees arrested Egyptian Christians

Cross River seeks support for Eagles

Martins will pull crowd –Seattle coach

Customs in Edo seize contraband worth N200m

Customers lament as banks introduce new charges

Improving women’s libido

Anichebe laments FA Cup exit

Q & A

Slain student: NANS gives police 72-hour ultimatum

Oil deposits washed up along North Yorkshire coast

Sudan, South Sudan to restart oil deliveries

Want to go to prison? Choose Norway

KLM to promote sustainable flights

Scottish jobs outlook best in six years

House sales: Rics survey suggests cautious optimism

SEC nominee to tackle questions on NFL work

Presidential pardon is official jailbreak

Kreston International admits Peak Professional

Minister wants maximum use of new Benin airport

Chesapeake noteholders, BNY Mellon escalate bond battle

Giles to focus on US insurance venture

Workers battle Zenith Bank over severance benefits

JAMBS British victim was due to be grandfather

Soldiers brutalise VIO men in Lagos

Senator empowers women in Lagos

Cheers, jeers for P-Square over foray into oil business

What makes a brand social?(2)

AKOFA basketball coordinator seeks sponsorship

Stakeholders react to Demuren’s removal

Strike: Federal, Appeal, Industrial courts shut in Enugu

LASU killings: 34 arrested students face extra year

Next Pope: Cardinals hold ”Pro Eligendo Pontifice” mass

Falkland Islanders vote to stay British

Monday, March 11, 2013

Cashing of third-party cheques above N150,000 stops nationwide June 1

Why we withdrew from Fitch rating –Kwara

Nigeria records 4.3% drop in external trade – NBS

World Bank extends partnership with Ekiti

A white man gives account of his own Lagos

Christian books are the most pirated – NCC

Dramatists in search of cottage theatres

Caring for your laptop (2)

On social media, PDP not Africa’s biggest party

New media use in public sector

N2.65bn lost daily to oil thieves – Reps member

Japan’s economic assistance to Nigeria now N610bn

Law suits affecting failed banks’ wind down – NDIC

FG to review Investment and Securities Act

FG to begin direct flight to Israel

Suspended SAN asks court to reverse sanction

Okpekpe road race to hold in April

FIFA bans executive member

Martins finally joins Seattle Sounders

We played well despite loss – Wolves coach

UNILAG boys win AKOFA Ivy League

Eagles start training Tuesday

A widow loses all to Ketu fire

Gradually, life returning to police stations

EU imposes new sanctions on Iran

United, Chelsea draw gives FA headache

Sultan’s panacea

Analysts fault Institute of Securities bill

Reps query CBN, NCS, FIRS about missing N7.9bn

CAF: Maigari calmly accepts defeat

Before a new Pope emerges

Twinkies brand: Hostess creditor, PE firms show interest

Olunloyo’s brilliant treatise

S’ Sudan, Sudan withdraw troops from border

Cyprus mulls tax increase

UN monitor urges Myanmar to tackle sectarian unrest

China not yet decided on railways debt

70th Precinct unveils SMS solution for VOA listeners

Bloated China steel sector facing closures

Policeman electrocuted while rescuing boy trapped by cable

Contemplating amnesty for Boko Haram

TVC News goes live on pay-tv

NIGCOMSAT, Newtec seal broadband service deal

Ericsson emerges world largest supplier of LTE

Sagamu jailbreak: Inmate arrested

Jonathan sacks Demuren, NCAA DG

NCP approves seven power sector reform bills

Hostages may still be alive –Minister

2013 Internet Freedom Fellows to converge on Washington

Airtel gives customers access to Facebook

Oxygen boosts Internet access with 10 Wi-Fi hotspots

Grandmother hides cocaine under hair weaving

African leaders back Accra ICT park

China’s gas reserves, still a long way to go

You’re always in my heart – Fiancée of JAMBS victim

Lagos re-opens Ladipo market

Slain foreigners: I don’t have full brief -Maku

Jonathan warns governors against discrimination

JAMBS posts video of hostages’ bodies

Rafael Benitez says Alex Ferguson ignored pre-match handshake

India rape suspect found dead

Hostage Killings, unforgivable act of cold blooded murder – Hague

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Start-ups should target family, friends for funds

Invest regularly

Retail sales in US advance for fourth month

Motorola mobility cuts 1,200 jobs amidst restructuring

US budget’ll slow annual spending growth – Ryan

China exports beat forecasts on strong US demand

‘Norway oil wealth fund made big gains in 2012’

521 Barclays, RBS workers earn £1m-plus

Boeing 787 Dreamliner: NTSB releases battery fire details

Japan growth figures lift recovery hopes

Ways to save money while at a hotel

Late budgeting shouldn’t affect insurance premium payment – Osijo

At 50, Aiico restates commitment to mission

Expert urges celebrities to take insurance cover

Sovereign Trust makes new appointment

40 % of Nigerians lack insurance knowledge – Soladoye

US concern on Chinese currency fades

NYSE prepares disaster backup plan

‘Germany must not let France break EU fiscal pact’

Century Aluminum takes power issue to Kentucky lawmakers

Iran blocks access to govt Internet filter

Tim Cook may testify in Apple e-books case

EU chiefs seek to stave off Euro crisis

Uche brace lifts Villarreal

Sanchez ready for Milan challenge

Hayatou re-elected, Diakite back on CAF committee

Man City await holders Chelsea or United

Delta dominate D.K. Olukoya U-18 athletics

Polo: Kano beat Lagos to titles

Jonathan promises support for Police Games

AEPB seeks collaboration on clean business environment

Delayed allowances threaten FIRS’ N5tn revenue target

FG explores alternative funding for electricity meters

AMCON advisers submit reports on bridged banks

$620m spent on sugar importation in 2012 – NSDC

Space technology critical to Nigeria’s development – Centre

Nigeria loses CAF seat to Benin

Aluko dive reignites feud in Scotland

No football club exists in Nigeria – Onigbinde

CCSF takes taekwondo to six zones

8-year-old Edwards win CBN junior tennis

Senate’s PIB debate mirrors Nigeria’s geographical divide

Syria opposition delays talks on govt

Local currency loans trail estimate

Icahn demands Dell pay $16bn dividend

SERAP initiates plan for reporting LG fraud

Retailers employed 24,000 workers in February

Ketu fire: LASG promises to help reconstruct market

Delta impounds 200 okadas

Employee loses arm, accuses CCECC of neglect

Jos killings: Community decries neglect of burial site

Robbery: Police search for rocket launchers, suspects

Yerima’s arrest: ACN, ANPP accuse FG of intimidation

Google to cut 1,200 jobs at Motorola Mobility

New housing approvals fall overall in Australia

The 2013 budget gospel according to Okonjo-Iweala

IBM, Ekiti partner on governance, education

Terrorists kill four in Kano drive-by shooting

FG’s Microwork job creation initiative berths

The preying mantis

Ghost workers’ racketeers

Processed meat linked to premature death

Household worth in US rises by $1.17tn

Top super foods for men, women

Jonathan to open 43rd estate surveyors’ conference

Hovnanian reports narrower loss as home sales rise

Samsung deepens IT products’ reach with retail fairs

NSE’s tepid response to market manipulation

Sanitary wares: IL Bagno seeks lower import duty

Berlin wall real estate project halted amid protests

House prices in Dublin continue rising at 2.1%

BlackBerry, Lagos to establish apps lab

Intercontinental Homes transforms to City Trust Mortgage Bank

Saturday, March 09, 2013

Terrorism: France places Nigerians under watch

JAMBS should be labelled terrorists — Ekhomu

Nigeria will be listed a terrorist nation — Monguno

We will end polio in Nigeria this year —Muhammad

Agbe Road needs attention

No development without manufacturing — RMRDC

Yakubu scores in China

COD United joins APFAN

Save us from rapists, girls’ school tells FG

I don’t get intimidated by my wife’s fame – Soji Alabi

‘Style means comfort’

On Ogun Assembly crisis

I’m incomplete without a pocket square –Bimbo Ashiru

A fan wanted me to sign on her bra — Mike Ezuruonye

Snazzy sunglasses!

Oba Tejuosho’s three ‘musketeers’

APC woos aggrieved PDP governors

I’ll break the ice ceiling –Coco Ice

Keshi: The rebuilding process continues

Ali Baba’s wife returns to banking

It should all be about good governance

Unending war against terrorism

Britain probes video, FG keeps mum

Uhuru Kenyetta wins Kenya’s presidential election

Friday, March 08, 2013

NSE index rises by 0.2%

CIBN, MAN, others take investment campaign to US

North kicks as Afenifere backs President on amnesty

Pharmacist sues Aero for N10m over cancelled flight

Keshi worries over Azubuike, Reuben

Mikel tips Africa to rule world football

Taking AFCON victory higher

As the league begins

Our sons couldn’t have entered the SUV unaided –Father of kids found dead after 39 days

We should be mindful of events that led to Nzeogwu’s coup – Mohammed

‘Tell me, how did you succeed?’ (2)

Don’t go to bed hungry

I used to smoke 20 sticks of cigarettes everyday –Fola Aboaba

My highest paying customer is a Nigerian –Queen Elizabeth’s tailor

Fighting kidnappers with death sentence

Much ado about transformers

CEOs don’t keep dreadlocks

Latin American drug cartels fund Boko Haram, Ansaru – Report

Police take over security at Paul varsity

DPR officials remain in Lagos after N100m relocation allowances

Don clears air on UNIOSUN shortlist

IWD: Jonathan’s wife, others seek end to violence against women

Tambuwal seeks world leaders’ assistance on Africa’s insecurity

Eye movement analyser may diagnose stroke

Emerging market stocks drop

Airport facelift

Faulty X-ray machine: UCH denies high death rate

Scammed in Australia, murdered in South Africa

I won’t tolerate killing of security agents anymore –Jonathan

Salt may play role in autoimmune disease

Tales of woes as Lagos shuts burnt plank market

Bank robbery

Govt should help Nigerians build cheap houses –Ogunniran

Security agents search for abducted French tourists with satellite

PDP crisis: Amaechi, others seek truce with Jonathan

Finnair eyes transatlantic joint business

APGA crisis: Ojukwu’s son carpets Obi, Maxi Okwu

Slain varsity student: NANS seeks justice

FG, others re-strategise against pipeline vandalism

Queen to resume official engagements after illness

I won’t tolerate killings of security agents again-Jonathan

Ibadan to witness abnormal rainfall

World leaders at Chavez funeral

N’ Korea issues fresh threats after U.N vote

APGA crisis: Ojukwu’s son carpets Obi, others

Thursday, March 07, 2013

Alaafin, Alake, others shun monarchs’ peace meeting

Gospel artiste sues Oyo businesswoman for N30m

Using an iPad when travelling

Free digital media platform for WASSCE, UTME candidates

Can social media save the planet?

Oil blocks and injustice

Fashola help us!

Check okada in Oyo

Ikola calls on Fashola

Ogun House of shame

Abandoned Okere dam

Airtel BIS service

Close Up offers free dental check

Change is possible

Etuhu looks forward to Yaya challenge

Kim makes case for IT-driven classroom

Standard Bank’s revenue up by 17%

Oil blocks: North advocates probe panel

Jonathan replies Sultan: No amnesty for Boko Haram

INEC leaders corrupt, judiciary partial – Buhari

At FGGC Ipetumodu, parents pay N.62m monthly to teachers

Okorocha, Fashola urge cleanliness in Ladipo Market

China’s property curbs unsuccessful — Billionaire

Cardinals debate Vatican transparency, finances

Aviva slashes dividend to accelerate recovery plan

Bank of England rejects more stimulus

Obasanjo as a phenomenon

Two Nigerians to contest New York council elections

Quest for good leadership in Nigeria

ICC postpones Kenyatta’s trial to July

ANA had previous Boeing 787 electric panel problems

Nine criminals escape from S’African court

Zimbabwe police summon top rights activist

John Lewis, profits, bonuses rise strongly

Poly shut to avoid students, masqueraders clash

Crisis hits Rivers Assembly over Amaechi

Four million blindness cases preventable – Obasanjo

Fire razes Lagos plank market, houses

Conduct LG poll, Alao-Akala tells Ajimobi

Huge foreign reserves amidst decay misplaced –Tinubu

Controversy surrounds selection of UNIOSUN VC

Jonathan promises women better deal

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law captured

Abuja National Hospital razed

Boko Haram destroys 209 public schools in Yobe-Governor

I can’t declare amnesty for ghosts -Jonathan

PIB scales crucial second reading in Senate

JTF destroys illegal oil depots in Bayelsa

Revenue board sues UNIJOS over unpaid taxes

Syrian refugees reach million mark

10 Flying Eagles players dropped, depart Tunisia

Former Italian prime minister jailed

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

CP warns security agents against flouting traffic law

Schneider Electric, IEP move to boost human capacity

PHCN abandons surveillance helicopters at Lagos airport

Chelsea reserve Moses for Old Trafford

Tukur: Arsenal fan in love with Messi

Hell of a life for quarry workers

SEC strengthens CIS framework to boost investment

Flouting police order

Appeal to Ifako-Ijaiye lga boss

Emulate Chavez, NLC urges Nigerian leaders

Bayelsa seeks emergency in health

ExxonMobil admits output to fall by 1%

Total gets safety green light at Elgin-Franklin

Fourth French soldier dies in Mali

Analysts optimistic about 2013 market performance

Brothers at war over property

Thomas Cook to cut 2,500 jobs in UK

Social business

Aliyu assures Niger residents of security

Northerners hold 83 per cent of oil blocks – Senator

Nigeria’s stance on neglected tropical diseases

Unending massacre in Jos

Afenifere, others oppose amnesty for Boko Haram

Africa’s development agenda in a post-MDGs world

A country of the Big Man

Our brand of politics without purpose

Ogun crisis: House of Reps wades in, urge IGP to maintain order

Jonathan mourns Venezuelan president

High tension cable kills nine-year-old in Ebonyi

Ohanaeze Ndigbo kicks against amnesty for Boko Haram members

Fighting corruption in Nigeria is beyond govt’s capacity- Buhari

Venezuelans mourn PResident Chavez

Venezuela VP assumes presidency

INEC gets court’snodto deregister political parties

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Again, Jonathan, N’Assembly leaders meet on budget

N5m largesse: Bishop sacks Vicar

C’River community gets water after 50-year waiting

Court fixes Aragbaye’s threat case for April 10

Lagos demolishes buildings in Epe, residents groan

‘Two-headed’ baby delivered in Katsina

National health bill won’t legalise abortion —NMA

CMD canvasses genotype screening for intending couples

Private doctors’ conference holds in Calabar

Experts fault new FIRS tax collection model

Analyst sees tactical sell signal from NYSE data

Sanusi refutes Ezekwesili’s claim on $67bn squandered reserves

Eurobond yields drop most in nine months

Zenith Bank may list on LSE this month

My mother sold akara to train me –Emeka Ike

Top photo artists for Nigeria Expo

Emem Ema unveils new studio

Moments with Mo woos guests

Towards an embracing national budget

Two missing kids found dead in Ketu, Lagos

North Korea threatens to nullify armistice agreement

Violence erupts in Ogun Assembly

Court releases Babalakin’s co-accused’s travel documents

Man jailed for stealing a tin of milk

Malaysian forces launch operation to target armed intruders

Nigerians owe Obasanjo a debt of gratitude- Jonathan

Monday, March 04, 2013

We’ll eliminate Man United –Ramos

Rooney wary of Ronaldo

Why Buhari will not make a good president

Capital flight and brain drain: Nigeria’s neo-colonial slavery (2)

New agenda for the civil society

Nigeria rice-ing

FG to commence PHCN workers’ severance package payment

Scarcity: Ghana-bound airlines stop for fuel in Nigeria

DMO establishes 37 debt offices nationwide

ICT’ll contribute 15% to GDP by 2015 – NCC

NUPENG condemns anti-PIB senators’ posture

Qualitea rewards consumers

Ngr vs Kenya: NFF expects few players, shops for N100m

Ajunwa warns athletes against drugs

Eaglets wallop Botswana 9-0

United, Real game hits Gala Soccer

Afolabi, Huck in title rematch

Autopsy of a dead social network (2)

Evading invitations on Facebook

A peep into state govts’ websites (1)

Online tips for small businesses

How to calculate your net worth

Simple money rules you should consider

To buy or build: Which is better?

Pension: Relatives of 5,957 deceased workers get N13.43bn

Cultists kill another LASU student

First Bank introduces N100 monthly charge on ATM

Man hides cocaine in sandals, bag

Suspects defraud Total Cooperative of N107m

Church rehabilitates road with N2.5m

Naira gains on oil dollar sale

Skye Bank commits $500m to maritime sector

February inflation’ll rise to 9.1% –Analysts

Standard Chartered to partner group on online debate

Lessons America should learn from Things Fall Apart

Pension fraud convict slumps in court

Northern governors salute Obasanjo at 76

Father ties, locks up six-year-old daughter for witchcraft

Oni asks Supreme Court to reinstate him

APC govs, merger committee meet today

Obasanjo should face trial for Odi massacre – CPC

Ezekwezili, others weep as B’Haram victims recount woes

Dangote now world’s 43rd richest man –Forbes

Ireland wants 15-year extension of EU loans

Mobitel, others reject plans to auction spectrum licence

Smartphones to surpass feature phones in 2013

Nigerians, second highest YouTube users in sub-Saharan Africa –Google

Mexico’s ruling party opens door to tax, changes

Construction PMI hits lowest level since October 2009

e-Learning initiatives will improve youth IT potential – NITDA

Lawyers tackle NBA President on practising fees suit

Alibaba eyes $8bn jumbo loan

Japex to take 10% stake in Petronas’ gas project

Youths kill four policemen in Kenyan election

Forceful stimulus still needed — Fed official

Hess to focus on oil, gas exploration

EU growth boost from US free-trade deal

Pratt & Whitney uncovers fraudulent engine-testing scheme

Commonwealth visa free regime soon – Ashiru

Nigeria has ragtag police – Group

FG to go tough on satellite campuses

Enugu pledges N10m for information on CP’s killers

Jang sacks indicted judge, Naron

Zinox, Intel strengthen partnership

HSBC set for $23bn profit

China property curbs may trigger home buying rush

Japan could miss fiscal target

Nsukka residents condemn murder of Kwara CP

First documented case of baby cured of HIV out

British press in the dark over Queen Elizabeth’s health

A’Ibom police detect new crime method

Father attempts to kill six-year-old daughter

Landslide hits Bayelsa

Sunday, March 03, 2013

Personal branding on social media

Embracing responsible citizen journalism

Policemen knock down dispatch rider, flee

LASEPA, companies to reduce greenhouse pollution

No interference in workers’ appointment –UCH CMD

Fashola insists on clean-up before reopening Ladipo Market

I sell fuel to government, companies – Suspected vandal

Amputee plans N100m concert to help the disabled

Autopsy of a dead social network (1)

Our grandchildren now ask Google for advice – UK grandparents

Abuja demolished estate subscribers petition Jonathan

Ambrose eyes improvement against Juventus

Jonathan assures on sports development

Ekiti awards N2.02bn contract for new governor’s office

SpaceX cargo capsule reaches International Space Station

Paying for bail

Taxes squeeze US households

Lagos Polo: Ibah emerge Dansa Cup winners

Naira rises as dollar sale hits year-high

Barca, Milan game live on Brila Fm

Best Buy takeover play ends, turnaround in focus

Fair to focus on mortgage schemes

Judge cuts Apple award versus Samsung

FG spent N1.5tn on capital projects in 2012

Anxiety over EFCC’s plan to raid Rivers

The killing of Nasarawa varsity students

Imoke’s wife attends church without fanfare

Confusion over Atiku, Na’Abba’s membership of PDP BoT

Bayelsa community blames NDDC for landslide

Continuity of project implementation

‘Okorocha’s attacks are diversionary’

Iran-linked terror suspect’s family faults SSS

Telcos, others push BlackBerry Z10 into Nigerian market

Brain tumours in children

Osun awards N14.5bn road contract

Six die as blizzards hit northern Japan

Tender board row: Errant Ogun lawmakers risk suspension

School heads berate teachers’ attitude to rural areas

Replace indigeneship with residency – Youths

Governors’ Forum ranks Ekiti website the best

Fuel scarcity looms as FG owes marketers N100bn

FG to train 29,875 graduates annually

Power projects: NERC to give Nigerians first consideration

AfDB approves $300m loan for Nigeria’s transport projects

Saturday, March 02, 2013

Kompany doubtful for Aston Villa

Robben ready to return to bench

Gunners have edge over Spurs — Diaby

10 best up-and-coming African players

Red House claim slim win

Police Games: Golfers set for Sanomi tourney

USA win ‘mini Olympics’

Pillars skipper upbeat in Bangui

Eaglets beat Botswana 3-0 in Calabar

Polo: Tavia Trojan win Oba of Lagos Cup

Obuh optimistic despite F’Eagles defeat

Kagawa hat-trick sinks Norwich City

El Clasico: Madrid beat Barca again

My Israeli teammates threw me in the air after AFCON win — Oshaniwa

Managing our proudest AFCON achievement (3)

Abia varsity withdraws Kalu’s certificate

Dietary supplements? Slow down!

Curbing resurgent Lassa fever menace

Etihad, Kenya Airways sign codeshare agreement

Some pension contributors prefer to discuss in native languages

Lagos Govt should complete Abaranje road on time

The lady I wanted to marry got pregnant for another man — 82-year-old Olufemi

MNET, Supersports lose multi-million naira equipment to fire

Abandoned NDDC projects to gulp N1.4tn –Investigation

Police move to compel personnel to buy shares

‘NDDC, derivation fund have failed’

Harry Akande comes out of shell

Celebrating 100 years of amalgamation amounts to celebrating slavery — Gbonigi

Of Akinyemi, Chavez and Pope Benedict

‘I never knew I could fall for my best friend’

Hadiza Okoya evolves

‘Mum, help with my homework’

APC’s visit to Borno belies FG’s claims–Parties

I don’t wear loud colours – Dehinde Harrison

Fred Amata steps out with new lover

For the sake of our children

Friday, March 01, 2013

Five papal things Benedict gives up in retirement

Study reveals waiting period of sex after childbirth

Political stability, key to economic development –Jonathan

NANS threatens nationwide protest over killed students

FG tasks ministers, perm secs on accountability

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