The Punch News Archive for June 2013

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Jonathan, Amaechi meet in Rivers

Wimbledon 2013: Djokovic cruises past Chardy

Magic Draft Oladipo compared to Wade

Djibril Cisse quits QPR

BRF @ 50 – a quintessential gentleman

What drugs do you take?

I will die a happy man — Anenih

NDLEA probes drug barons for Boko Haram links

Dear Kemi,

Nigeria should test single six-year tenure — Wayas

Japanese companies left Nigeria because of SAP —Ambassador

Ladies shouldn’t post nude photos on Internet — Amaka Anakwe

Bez steps out with fiancée

Reserve currency cold war: Why euro lost to dollar

I walk a mile every morning —83-year-old ex-commissioner

I tell my wife before I act romantic roles—Funsho Adeolu

Two peas in a pod

Obama pays tribute to Mandela

JTF smashes Boko Haram group

Imomoh recognised for contributions to petroleum engineering

Many graduates don’t have business skills — Accenture boss

We lack capacity for oil and gas businesses — Muktari

Prospects of ICT in knowledge economy

Electricity: NERC attributes poor services to inadequate resources

SWAP Technologies records 65% turnover growth

Anti-labour practice: PENGASSAN gives FG seven-day ultimatum

FG considers new approach to job creation

Duties of banks to customers

Oil thieves frustrate efforts to curb $7bn revenue loss

Friday, June 28, 2013

48 killed in fresh Plateau clashes

Mandela’s health improves as Obama visits

FG on £3,000 visa bond

JTF arrests 1,653 suspects, destroys 120 barges

We are making progress in all sectors – Jonathan

Defend your votes, Amaechi urges Nigerians

Three policemen feared killed in Lagos

Jonathan, Amaechi face-off worsens •Governor lacks respect for President –Gulak •There’s hidden agenda against Amaechi –Rivers

Mandela family sues grandson over burial site

We’ll not relent in the fight against terrorism – Army

FG criminalises unauthorised use of siren, others

‘Only convicted persons should be in jail’

Nigeria won’t drop death penalty –FG

Learn from Malawi leader, cleric tells Jonathan

I’ve not dropped plan to probe Oni –Fayemi

Celebrity baby mamas, daddies

Four dealers charged with theft of Toyota car

Asiwaju woos Oshiomhole

Rain, rain, go away

NET, Bang sign new deal

‘My wife grabs my manhood every time we fight’

I don’t feel anything special for MI – Starlet singer, Lami Phillips

Cool colours men

Jonathan, a champion of women

Wizkid stirs a storm over new Porsche

KCEE’s Limpopo tops chart

Waiting for redemption

Garlic oil and heart attack

INEC debunks claims of disobeying court ruling

Burma awards lucrative mobile phone contracts

FAAN’s agenda: Transformation or transgression?

Yes, I had sex with couch –Accused

Nigerian politicians and muscle-flexing

Hemp photos: Tonto Dikeh risks 15-year jail term

Supporters of Mandela brave cold for all-night vigil

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Militants/students clash

Help us, Gov. Akpabio

Jonathan and death warrants

Nigerian woman wins Commonwealth essay competition

My kidnappers have reshaped my philosophy about life – Folu Agoi

It’s a Journey debuts

Books to better understand the world

Nnena, wapTV woo kids, adults with talent hunt

Okere Juju festival thrills with music, dance

Re: Nigerians to experience more power cuts

Re: Jonathan, a divisive president

Ban on civil servants

UCH recruitment

Transformation of Ekiti

Let’s discuss Nigeria

Promasidor gets food safety certification

CAP’s mobile campaign enters second phase

Vowels AA introduces Idee’s Stew mix

We can’t pay teachers more than 15% – Ogun

‘Poor diet responsible for poor academic performance’

Don’t implement teachers’ allowance, civil servants warn Ekiti

Low participation of fathers in PTA activities worries proprietress

At times, the audience make me cry – Producer

Undergraduates shine in Legend promo

NEC cuts police reform budget by N1.3tn

Aregbesola and searching questions at Osun governance parley

Lack of concentration ruined Eagles —Eguavoen

Capitalisation target: NSE hits $107bn

US stocks advance for third day

UAC to focus on subsidiary business

Chinese companies decline in value

Nigeria may sustain single-digit inflation till Dec –Analysts

Custodian and Allied streamlines business

Diamond Bank ends roadshow with no bond deal

C’River advises shippers’ council on cocoa export

Dufil set to reward children

One dies, another injured as water tank collapses

Police parade suspected killers of ex-dental council boss

Ikorodu murder: DPP exonerates five suspects

Teenagers remanded for murder of colleague

Mitigating losses through portfolio management

Forex trading: Brokers as indispensable middlemen

Crash: Dana gets December deadline to pay up compensation

$27m missing in Nigerian Embassy in US

Budget: Jonathan sends details of amendments to Reps

No SIM registration deadline extension, NCC insists

Presidential dinner: Jonathan didn’t meet Amaechi for security reason–Presidency

Northern govs protest forces PDP to postpone convention

Student, who gave birth in toilet, names baby

Tipper drivers decry extortion by policemen

59-year-old man arrested for raping girl, 8

Kidnappers seize trader in Lagos, demand N25m ransom

Access to general hospitals on referrals – Lagos

LASG plans link bridge for Igando, Ayobo

Jonathan hails Fashola at 50

Ogun PDP suspends Daniel, 12 others

Only S’West can replace Oyinlola —Ogun PDP

Erosion threatens N7.5bn projects in Anambra poly

‘Private sector important in poverty reduction’

I desire a legacy of prosperous Nigerians – Jonathan

NUT tackles Oshiomhole over striking teachers

Ojukwu family seeks dismissal of burial rites suit

Ondo to sanction owners of unapproved filling stations

33 killed in fresh Plateau clashes

Ogun students protest poly lecturers strike, paralyse activities

Nigerians must resist bad leadership —David-West

National Youth Games excite Ondo State

UN envoy hails Libya parliament’s head

Obama in Senegal on Africa tour

Those knocks, and the pats

Dangote promises to stabilise cement price

Restoring Nigerian graduates’ global economic relevance

New curriculum: Another vote against mother tongue

Chilean students arrested in school raids after protest

Tantalizers declares no dividend, flays business environment

Maicon wants to stay at City

Seafaring: Nigeria loses prime position in maritime industry

Govs urge corps members to promote national unity

Forex permit delay, threat to fish industry —Experts

Zenit confirm Arshavin signing

Boxing legends to visit Amuwo Odofin

Egypt set for protests, Mursi stands ground

NEC meeting: Seating arrangement averts Amaechi, Jang clash

Minister seeks end to strikes in health sector

LG poll: APGA factions set for showdown

Fraud charges: Court re-adjourns Anosikes’ application

Ogun PDP warns party against conducting election to fill Oyinlola’s office

Court orders Ajudua to remain in Kirikiri prison

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Hydrography and Nigeria’s blue economy

Nigeria’s ‘ban it’ culture

There were bad eggs in INEC – Jega

US: Supreme Court validates benefits for homosexuals

Al Shabaab commander arrested in Somali

Syria death toll tops 100,000

Two killed, others injured in Egypt violence

US employer, held captive, keeps hope alive

Microsoft to unveil latest windows adjustments

NATO urges Georgia to hold credible presidential race

Texas governor may revive abortion restriction

Australian PM, Gillard, ousted

US Senate backs border amendment to immigration bill

US economy grows at slow rate

Suspected mine detonated in New Jersey

Pope may approve Legion of Christ reform

Urgent progress needed on mideast peace – Kerry

Jackson feared concert promoter – Son

Road contract award

Enforcing anti-hawking law

Attention, UNN authorities

Jonathan and the Yoruba

£3000 visa bond

AFC, NSIA to develop infrastructure in Nigeria

AfDB approves $80m loan for agribusiness

Shareholders okay Unity Bank’s N40bn recapitalisation

Ondo commissioner wants prompt remittance of taxes

CBN grants Renaissance Credit state licence

Nelson Mandela’s family divided over his burial site

Subscribers seek three-month extension of SIM registration

Nigeria, still top investment destination in Africa —UNCTAD

NSC, NFF insist on $5,000 bonus for Eagles

Setting up a social media business strategy

Universities and the use of social media

Beware of identity thieves

Power sector privatisation

Imeko/Aiyetoro security

Debate on economy

Faulty UI site

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction to cost N160.7bn

Oronsaye report: FG to scrap research institutes

Abuja airport to experience power cuts Friday –FAAN

NEMA predicts above normal floods in Northwest, Southwest

Ajaokuta power plant to begin operation soon – FG

Luminuous inverter gets recognition

Minister, Speaker call for crackdown on drug barons

Rape: PDP opposes Ekiti poly shutdown

Big EU farm subsidies under scrutiny

Corruption, NGF crisis may threaten 2015 elections – Envoy

Atuche, wife must answer N25bn theft charge – EFCC

COWLSO builds relaxation centre for retirees

Local content: Shell commits $5m to NCDMB pipemill

Court refuses to restore lawyer’s SAN title

2015: Early campaigns as litmus test for democracy

FG urges resident doctors to call off strike

Lamentations of a battered husband

One nation bound in corruption

Injured players of Wimbledon Day Three

SPE mobilises stakeholders against oil theft

UPDC’s revenue rises by 78%

LASU students arraigned for impersonating naval officers

2015 elections may end up like NGF poll – Amaechi

Amaechi, Jang, others attend Jonathan’s dinner

Explosion in Lagos as vandals rupture NNPC pipeline

Ogun PPRO arrests police impersonator

G8 urged to help Nigeria tackle oil theft

Technology, major challenge for marginal field operators – Shote

Lockyer lands cover for Branson yacht

TEFL Scotland seals China training deal

NDLEA arrests 70 in Enugu for drug-related offences

Amaechi may cancel NGF meeting in deference to Jonathan

Nigerian political parties lack capacity for development – VP

Jonathan reappoints Mohammed as NARSDA DG

Arik Air passengers demand probe into near crash incident

PSN canvasses bill for running professional bodies

Amaechi cancels NGF meeting in deference to Jonathan

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

India flood: Rescue helicopter crashes, kills eight

Jonathan’s tactics

Re: Two bridges, one city

Remembering June 12

NCAA, Greater Washington train agents on dangerous cargoes

Delta acquires 49% stake in Virgin Atlantic

Improved security’ll boost air travel in Kano –FAAN

Globallinks, Royal Jordanian airline introduce pilgrimage flights

RMRDC, NAC record breakthrough in grease production

Rail accidents may overtake road, plane crashes

Money laundering: Lebanese bank to pay $102m

Osun to access World Bank’s $18m support

Barclays faces pressure from Somali cash transfer firms

NSIA, GE sign MoU on infrastructure project

Snowden free to leave airport, says Putin

Mandela’s condition still critical – South Africa

Syrian al-Qaeda claims suicide attacks

Texas prepares to execute 500th inmate

Obama to tackle pollution, climate change

Seven die as Taliban attacks Kabul secure zone

Nine dead in Brazil police operation

Teachers suspend strike in five states, tackle Oshiomhole

Climate change: FG woos monarchs, LGs

Four pirates, bandits arrested in Ondo waterways

FG bans civil servants from accepting chieftaincy titles

ACN faults Jonathan over comment on Bakassi ceding

Ogun Assembly passes resolution against illegal detention

S’West PDP tackles Oyinlola, declares position vacant

Arbitration court restates plans to resolve business disputes

‘Defend legislative institutions in Nigeria’

Building collapse: Tribunal begins sitting

Shonekan, Fashola urge revival of hard work, honesty

Niger-Delta militants, students clash in Lagos

Residents accuse Deeper Life Church of ‘illegal’ demolition

Why Obama won’t visit Nigeria – US

Police detain seven tax officials over Plateau fraud

Akande, el-Rufai, others named APC interim officers

C’River signs MoU on specialist hospital

Commissioner faults Kaduna Assembly over ‘missing’ N560m

Court bars Keyamo’s employee from prosecuting Fani-Kayode

35% women inclusion in govt not feasible – Rep

Kumuyi advocates youth empowerment

Tambuwal decries politicians’ desperation ahead of 2015 polls

B’Haram: Service chiefs demand more funds

Opposition parties will fail in South-West – Tinubu

Osun distributes 2.5 million trees

Ajudua must face trial, court insists

Jonathan, Abdusalami, Liberia president advocate job creation

Civil servants, key to government’s success —Imoke

Deciding which business to go into

The burden of corruption and Nigeria’s bipolarity

Senegal to issue $500m Eurobond in 2013

I was once a casual worker – Ayefele

Antidepressants risky to unborn babies – British don

Oliseh blames Nigerian league for Eagles’ failure

Shoot me if you can, Amaechi dares CP

A’Court to decide appeals against Mimiko

2015: Fani-Kayode denies backing Aliyu

Mark recommends death penalty for oil theft

Ekiti 2014 election, a forgone conclusion —Govt

£3,000 visa bond: We will retaliate, FG warns British govt

NGF meeting: Presidency, opposition trade words

Odumodu leads African standards organisation

Andrews resigns as UK education minister

Don suggests ways to strengthen labour relations, productivity

GMB strike disrupts Northern Ireland train services

BlackBerry launches service to manage Android, Apple devices

Waiting for God, Rawlings, or the people?

ACCA unveils career portal to address unemployment

China stocks hit by credit crunch fears

Google not obliged to delete data — EU lawyer

Men’s Wearhouse chairman fired

Benz A-class: Car with ‘aircraft’ interior, dynamic style

How do fish swim?

Treatment of hypotension

FCMB completes transformation to HoldCo structure

Danish retailers sign Bangladesh safety reform plan

China Mobile, Etisalat weighing bids for Pakistan telco

Investors to take over PHCN firms October —BPE

‘Whistle blowers bill will discourage financial fraud’

Nigeria, D-8 countries target $500bn trade by 2018

Gas supply to power plants improves

Nigeria, other D8 countries target $500bn trade by 2018

Ogun Customs seizes N17.5m frozen poultry products

Court insists Fred Ajudua must face trial

FG bans civil servants from taking chieftaincy titles

Monday, June 24, 2013

I lost everything in A’Ibom flood– Victim

Security man breaks ATM, steals N12m

Groom, relatives die in Edo crash

Tension persists in Ekiti community

Don’t impose your daughter on market women –PDP

CBN to release microfinance bank bail-out plan September

Transactions on mobile payment platform rise to N64bn

Standard Chartered unveils digital banking services

Keystone Bank returns to profit, targets higher growth

Ex-Italian PM, Belusconi, bags seven years imprisonment

Mandela’ll not be put off treatment —Daughter

Terrorists now pose as security personnel —NSA

Monarchs remanded in prison over Kwara communal clash

ACN accuses Presidency of causing NGF crisis

We’ll reconstruct 70 more roads – Fashola

Police kill Bamigbetan’s kidnappers, arrest two

Customs seize 2, 500 bags of rice

Why Nigeria didn’t appeal ruling on Bakassi – Jonathan

Ogboru convicted of contempt, escapes jail

SSS parades two Chinese illegal miners in Minna

NIS arrests 145 illegal immigrants

Fani-Kayode backs Aliyu for 2015 Presidency

Kuje prison inmates protest, refuse breakfast

Edo executes four convicts by hanging

FG files fresh charges against Leadership journalists

NIPRD seeks partnership with industries

Anambra holds LG poll after 14 years

Keyamo opposes probe into power to prosecute Fani-Kayode

SIM registration: Subscribers condemn unsolicited messages by operators

£3,000 visa bond: FG summons British High Commissioner

Oyinlola to PDP: My office, not vacant

Amaechi calls NGF meeting for Wednesday

We ensured release of outstanding allocations, says Jang

60% of federal roads in Niger deplorable —Survery

Be honest on state of economy —ACN

APCN sues INEC, ACN, others

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway contract awarded to Berger, RCC

IBB’s SAP destroyed civil service – Imoke

Pay N9m or lose houses, Niger tells commissioners

Senate stalls 227 bills

EFCC rearraigns Ikuforiji, aide, court imposes N1bn bail

Resident doctors begin warning strike on Wednesday

Court to decide Ajudua’s application to quash charges

Imoke opposes widows humiliation

Broadband: VDT assures clients of quality standards

China’s cash crunch eases

CAP to grow business through strategic investments

Keshi blames wasteful strikers for Confederations Cup exit

Balotelli to miss semi-final

EU approves ICE take over of NYSE Euronext

‘Financial crises may call for easier monetary policies’

Holmes sisters shine at LCC tennis clinic

Have intimacy, reduce high blood pressure risk

Many banks, few parking spaces

Ministry, NFF move to vet Keshi’s list

South African athletes for world championships

5 million videos on Instagram in 24 hours

ABUAD scores high in NUC accreditation

Kudos, PUNCH, Gov. Akpabio

UK visa and bond of controversy

The forgiving DG SSS

Concussion patients with Alzheimer’s-like brain

Immigration sets up biometric database for deported immigrants

Emerging market stocks decline

Unending furore over NGF chairmanship

If you have these symptoms, do HIV test

Poly students lock down Ikorodu road in protest

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Opponents of emergency rule

Federal character is defective

FG’s cheap talk

‘Ghost’ workers and govt

NDDC abandoned projects

Repair Ijebu Ode-Epe road

Substandard Ibadan road markings

Is Clark another attack dog?

States’ demand may frustrate new revenue sharing formula

Buying clothes on impulse can be wasteful

Mid-year review of your personal finances

Power cuts worsen as generation drops by 1,598MW

National ID numbers to check bank fraud — NIMC

NNPC frets over US shale oil discovery

NIMASA threatens to detain NLNG vessels

Jerry Rawlings denies attacking Nigerian govt

Nelson Mandela ‘critically ill’ in hospital

Nigerians, others to pay £3,000 bond for UK entry

Education for development

Ogun Assembly approves N2bn housing loan bill

Jonathan, Danjuma in closed-door meeting

Constitution will decide PDP zoning, automatic ticket – Baraje

Housing reforms: NIQS expresses concern over slow pace

Special forces intensify land, air patrols in Borno

ECB’s Asmussen calls for stronger European institutions

Law Union and Rock introduces e-payment products

Metu celebrates with Gebrselassie

LASTMA arrests ex-employee for impersonation

Police recover 20 bags of Indian hemp, weapons

Man commits suicide inside Ogun stadium

Flood: Two buildings collapse in A’ Ibom

Ex-soldiers attacked, brutalised us –Ekiti monarch’s wife

Foundation gives out 25,000 condoms

Jonathan’s loyalists may control new PDP NWC

NGF crisis: Jang seeks dismissal of Fashola’s suit

Eagles suffering from inexperience –Chukwu

Higuain in advanced talks with Arsenal

Spain beat Nigeria 3-0

Because you need to know

Eating well on a date

Timilehin, boy slain by police, buried amid tears

Link between circadian rhythms and aging

Curbing the scourge of exorbitant gsm tariffs

ABC of good health

Saturday, June 22, 2013

I’m not fashionable

I don’t buy clothes

Ama Annan returns

Mariam Mohammed’s ‘Maktoub’

Hot water bottle

For Stephanie Henshaw, it’s a ‘new’ life

FAAN, Bi-Courtney fight over billboards

I have no regret praising opposition – Tambuwal

Onu, govs take over ANPP Merger Committee

Power outage prevents Arik plane from landing

Stop ethnicising 2015 presidency, Anyaoku tells politicians

2015 campaign: APC wants INEC to sanction Jonathan’s wife

Robbers kill Ogun Vigilante Services operatives

Confed Cup: Keshi, Enyeama optimistic against Spain

Bank customers’ forum

Ask the doctor

More bodies recovered as India monsoon toll rises

My 100th cap, special moment for me — Forlan

Plugіnѕ to make your blog social

EU agrees euro rescue fund guidelines for banks

A cry for justice

Easy lifestyle gave me hope of living beyond 80 – Retired engineer

Signing death warrant is governors’ duty — Agbaje


NIS: Neglected cornerstone of sports development

Spain arrests ‘Syria jihadist suspects’ in Ceuta

The ultimate power of self mastery

14 killed in suicide bomb attack in Pakistan

Brazil President summons cabinet over protests

Smell nice, please

EU finance ministers aim for progress on banks

Nigeria pays too much attention to oil — Egypt Envoy

PDP BoT to reconcile aggrieved party members

‘Collaborative efforts needed to address insecurity, corruption’

Friday, June 21, 2013

Nadal, Federer in same half

SPDC to invest $3.9bn in TNPL, Gbaran-Ubie

Tribunal orders Mobil to pay $83.4m education tax to FIRS

FCTA to build 14 rail stations

We’ll ensure judicious use of housing loan – OGSG

Union Bank adopts initiatives to drive growth

Britain’s FTSE hits five-month low

We paid for inexperience – Keshi

Adokiye, Omokaro hail Eagles

Enyeama, Ujah blame fatigue

I’m not a fraudster, says ex-Lagos deputy gov

Dangote committee to build houses for flood victims

Two-party system: Opposition parties reply Jonathan

Agbaje, others for breakthrough seminar

Ten drown, 20 missing as Nigerian boat sinks in Gabon

Jonathan moves to tighten noose on crude oil thieves

We’re not afraid of Spain – Eagles

Takeover fever grips PHCN

Another Super Eagles bonus saga

Practise what you preach

‘Big-name fighters avoiding Cleverly’

Bridal dresses: To buy or rent?

‘Oracle should be brought to court’

Beware: In Lagos, wandering could send you to jail

UBEC disburses N15b to 19 states, FCT

France, Spain take action against Google on privacy

Reina happy at Liverpool

Office allocation delays APC registration

Neymar wants safer, healthier Brazil

Rock harem pants

Johnny can’t keep ‘11th commandment’

Patience Jonathan’s visit unsettles Rivers

Bolt win prelude to bigger things -Gatlin

Russia’s VTB seeks co-investor for Tele2

Life after work: How rich folks relax at weekends

Ajagun, Egbedi’ll shine in Turkey – Ex-Eagles player

CAN, NSCIA tackle CBN over freezing of accounts

Obama appoints Former IMF official as National Security Deputy

Absence of prosecutio​n stalls Alao-Akala​’s trial

FIFA Confederations Cup: We were beaten, not disgraced says Keshi

Higher education should seek to understand learners- Worldviews Speaker

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Fuss over Mandela’s health

Re: Occupying spaces for reform


Where is light?

NGF motive

Reign of democratic mediocrity

Drogba robbed in Cote d’Ivoire

Golf: Ex-Naval chief wants private sector involvement

Spanish players robbed

Drogba wants me to leave Chelsea – Mikel

IAAF downplays Jamaican’s drug test

Oduamadi plans on retaining Eagles role

U-20 World Cup: Portugal match a must-win –Obuh

ACF accuses Presidency of dividing the North

Tributes as Falola bags Doctor of Humane Letters

Final Legend promo raffle draw at Eldorado

J Martins, Dr. Sid jazz up Star Trek

Logo contest winners get cash prizes

Messi summoned on alleged tax fraud

Brazilians mock Pele appeal to end protests

Wimbledon: Federer’s bid live on DStv

Forbe’s youngest millionaire in Abuja

Sohun Titun video out

Mikel scores as Uruguay beat Nigeria

PDP must win at least 23 states – Jonathan

FG to strengthen microfinance banks

Custodian and Allied Insurance restructures

LASACO deploys ICT for online services

Policemen with accounting background redeployed to pay offices

Fashola, Lemo, others to appraise cash-less policy

Welcome to Malaysia, world’s number one in condoms

Project WS prepares memoir for the future

Between Wizkid and UNILAG students

Managing the unrest in Turkey

Letter to Minister of Works

Lagos Jam Feast set to reward excellence

‘Place less emphasis on certificate acquisition’

Unity schools: Stakeholders seek abolition of federal character

SEO and your website ranking

Consumers groan as system collapse worsens power supply

Investors to take over NDPHC plants June 2014

Oil production drops by 150,000 barrels …as Shell shuts Trans Niger Pipeline

FG grounds Kenyan aircraft at Lagos airport

Broadband: FG targets 60,000 base stations by 2018

Jonathan approves new heads for DPR, Shippers Council

‘Presidency has no excuse for not implementing budget’

Workplace decency: Have we lost the plot?

Ex-police officer inflicts machete cuts on wife, flee

Induction of labour

NDLEA seized N33bn drugs in 2012’

Project extension: Stakeholders give LAMATA conditions

Navy impounds alleged toxic ship in Lagos

NGF crisis: Kwakwanso is deceitful, says Jang

OAU explains controversy over undergraduate’s baby

Oshiomhole flays Labour silence on NGF crisis

N1.7bn subsidy fraud: Two accused get N500m bail

Economists should stop misleading Nigerians on nation’s debt —DMO

Cadbury invests $130m in factory upgrade

Amaechi is a dictator —Rivers CP

PDP may destroy itself —Bible society boss

How to boost your Career

Online forex trading: Nigerian traders’ ordeal

Fixing an iPad Home button

‘Microsoft in talks to buy Nokia’

Reliving your Twitter history

Should couples share passwords?

Mokola flyover opens for use on Tuesday

I-G orders deployment of officers with accounting background to pay offices

Houses flooded as river overflows its banks in Abakaliki

PHCN restores electricity supply to 2 states, Niger Republic

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Nigeria not yet at food sufficiency destination – Jonathan

NLNG to pay NIMASA levies, heads for court

Afghan leader backs away from US-Taliban talks

US revenue agency to pay $70m employee bonuses

North Korea repeats offer for nuclear talks

Bukingham Palace reveals Kate’s baby plans

Anti-Jonathan govs plotting Tukur’s sacking – Clark

Enugu demolishes ex-gov Onoh’s property

Agric, solution to unemployment, insecurity – Ahmed

PDP in dilemma over govs who ‘betrayed’ Jang

Fresh violence erupts in Kwara community

Niger Delta amnesty ends in 2015 – Kuku

Okada ban, a painful decision – Edo

We’ll stamp out kidnapping – Lagos CP

LASG seeks committed civil servants

‘150,000 Nigerian children born annually with sickle cell’

Police declare ex-deputy gov wanted for fraud

UNIUYO: CLO calls for prosecution of killer policeman

Slain boy: Detectives visit crime scene

Controversy over baby delivered by OAU female student

Cultists, security guard rape undergraduate in Ekiti

FAAC reconvenes, allocates N620.65bn to FG, states, LGs

FG approves N706.9m for Jebba power plant rehabilitation

Buzz… social media diary: Is honeymoon important?

B’Haram: JTF bans Thuraya phones in Borno

Buzz… social media diary: Is PDP in debt?

Ondo Assembly suspends member over fetish items

Tree planting, panacea for disaster control —Mimiko

Covenant varsity denies ex-VC’s suspension

Amaechi to petition Jonathan on Rivers crime wave

Ogun police kill 24 robbery suspects, arrest 150

Court to hear lawyer’s suit against Lekki-Ikoyi bridge

Edo okays 27.5% for teachers

Gunmen kill 48 in Zamfara attack

‘Nigeria’s polio cases rise by 60%’

ACN condemns Presidency reaction to Tinubu’s speech

Appeal Court sacks Ondo monarch

ICPC opposes Lawan’s bid to stay bribery proceedings

Gervinho ponders on future

NERC inaugurates Port Harcourt forum office

Know your genotype before saying ‘I do’

What proper nutrition entails

Maintain long-term goals, analysts urge investors

Brazil to deploy special forces

‘Health, not age, affects benefits of implanted heart device’

Bale not worth £100m to Madrid – Fabregas

Uruguay can’t surprise Eagles – Keshi

Smart advertisers turn rocks to billboards

Ian Livingston to leave BT to become trade minister

Misleading BBA advert

Mourinho delighted with Chelsea opener

Kuchi’s bombshell

Unusual heat wave hits Alaska

Why do South Africans hate Nigerians?

MRI’s spot ‘hidden’ fungal infections from tainted steroid shots

Same-sex marriage bill

Amaechi shuns Patience Jonathan’s Port Harcourt event

Emerging market stocks extend losses

Customs intercept goods worth N153.6m in Lagos

Customs intercept goods worth N153.6m in Lagos, says Spokesman

Nasarawa Govt. threatens to prosecute people aiding exam malpractice

JTF tightens security around gas leak facility in Bayelsa

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Immigration officer arrested for burning girl with iron

AD, Belgore console Tinubu on mother’s death

Traffic law difficult to enforce —LASTMA

Jonathan, Buhari, others grace Tinubu mother’s Fidau

Cultists kill NURTW secretary in Lagos

I formed my gang in prison –Suspect

School gets electricity, water

Navy nabs suspected pipeline vandal

‘I traffic drug because I was duped’

I won’t resign as PDP chairman –Tukur

NWC members beg Jonathan for appointments

Honda sensitises motorcycle operators on safety

Low budgets for medical schools worries Odusote

Sibling aggression linked to poor mental health

Lagos Special Offences Court

Microsampling air pollution

Support Super Eagles

Oduamadi, Balotelli top FIFA’s performance index

NSE to review market indices

Ribery, Benzema prostitution trial adjourned

Checklist for money habits

Medical council prosecutes 10 fake doctors

Chevron to sell stake in three more blocks

Jaguar stuns auto world with 2014 F-Type convertible

FERMA’s rip-off

Northern youths demand Tukur’s removal

B’Haram kills nine students, 13 fishermen in Borno

Assembly indicts Kaduna commissioner over N560m SURE-P fund

Youths unemployment, a time bomb —Iyayi

Umeh shuns Obi’s invitation to peace talks

Nothern youths demand for Tukur’s removal

Immigratio​n officer arrested for burning 12 year-old girl with electric iron

2013 FIFA Confederations Cup: Soccer enthusiasts urge Eagles to up their game

S’East/S’S​outh Profession​als plan10-yea​r regional devt plan

Monday, June 17, 2013

Dear Ebele, No 2

Taming Boko Haram

If Mandela were a Nigerian

Dana crash cenotaph

FRSC driving licence

Messy Ago Palace road

Repair Ejigbo roads

Okorodudu’s travails

Response to govt criticisms

Court remands guard for defrauding blind teacher

NUC, police to probe UNIUYO riot, student’s death

Conductors arraigned for stealing N8m goods

LGs must embrace prudence – Auditor-General

Jonathan asks Tukur, PDP NWC to resign

I’m not an impostor –Jang

Man kills ‘unfaithful’ wife, attempts suicide

Police chief wants press barred from divorce suit

We want only justice –Family of slain boy

NAFDAC seizes drugs for Ojudu free health programme

Why FG took over constituency projects —Minister

We’ll meet INEC’s registration conditions —APC

11 killed in JTF, Boko Haram Yobe clashes

Hoodlums stole crown, attempted raping Olori —Ogun monarch

Five die in Osun crash

Ogun West seeks party for 2015 gov bid

‘N’Assembly still considering state creation’

ACN, others condole with Tinubu over mother’s death

LEDAP faults Jonathan on signing of death warrants

NUPENG, PENGASSAN protest state of East-West Road

Task force arrests 138 council agents, others

ACN, Orelope-Adefulire condole with Tinubu on mother’s death

What is the fuss over Mandela’s health?

India leaves rates unchanged, warns of inflation risks

Mandela’s wife thanks well-wishers for love, generosity

Toddlers’ speech far more advanced than thought

Quadri wins Portuguese league title

Oil price falls toward $97

NDIC advises microfinance banks on poverty alleviation

Ghanaian writer romances Iseyin the second time

Players, father jailed for linesman’s death

Nigeria rugby squad named

Corruption, terrorism, threats to Africa’s democracy – Rawlings, Mark

Mimiko warns commissioners against sharp practice

20 injured as Anambra youths clash over land

‘Intervene in Rivers crisis’

Why we defy Jonathan’s campaign directive – Clark

Obi donates N9bn to schools, monarchs get jeeps

Osun to construct N29bn road

5,000 child labourers in Ogun, NGO alleges

NHRC decries rape of minors, seeks speedy prosecution

Court refers brain-damaged girl’s case to Lagos ADR

PDP Cancels Wamakko’s Suspension

Plateau: Residents flee over rumours of attack

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Queen’s college employee arraigned for duping woman

Reps disagree with RMAFC on budget defence procedure

Inflation rate dropped to 9% in May —NBS

Power outage disrupts flights at Abuja airport

Why you need a will

SMEs are mainstay of healthy economies – Awonoiki

Fathers, who are your next of kin?

Girl, 18, beheads father for raping her

Why PDP is always in crises – Special Duties minister

Various uses of vinegar

US stocks decline on data

Nokia extends mail exchange to Asha smartphones

Leader’s faux pas

‘Ghost’ workers and indulgent exorcists

My PH visit not to unseat Amaechi —Patience

Town planners urged to promote best practices

Beware, Facebook cloning now the order of the day

Police stole our joy – Father of slain boy

I still want to join police – Robbery suspect

Four arraigned for raping 14-year-old girl

Kidnappers lured me with ice cream –Boy, 7

Foundation to empower 500 widows

Village head on hunger strike over dilapidated school

Fashola tasks pupils on environmental issues

Eternit trains 800 craftsmen on roofing product installation

20 killed in Edo cult clashes, 10 arrested

EADS rules out new BAE merger attempt

Artificial connections

Mango’s nutritional value

Make credit reporting system national project, FG urged

LAWMA enforces waste bin usage in garages, others

Palliative work begins on Ago Palace Way

Facebook reveals details of data requests

US budget cuts ill-designed –IMF

French Socialists call for weaker euro

Google tests balloons to beam Internet from space

China orders firms to curb pollution

FERMA engages SURE-P beneficiaries for road maintenance

Cinven to buy CeramTec for €1.49bn

Why we oppose use of condom – Catholic church

Missing child from Winners church found two years after

Saturday, June 15, 2013

Creating an independent ADR body for sports (2)

Murray to face Cilic in AEGON final

ODSFA coach eyes MISTON trophy

Guinness mobilises support for Eagles

Nigeria must prosecute IBB, Obasanjo – Opadokun


Hosts Brazil cruise past Japan

Presidency behind NGF crisis ­— North

Single tenure: ‘Presidency not losing sleep over 2015 date’

Wike, a unifying factor in Rivers politics – Jonathan

Tinubu’s mother, Abibatu Mogaji, dies at 96

INEC will register us – APC

Anambra 2014: I won’t impose any candidate –Obi

Danbaba Suntai

LASAA relocates

‘Parents of nine-year-old killed by policemen hospitalised’

ACF, northern elders disagree over single term proposal

Sambo tasks Nigerians on peaceful co-existence

Police deny tanker bombing in Abaji

PDP may suspend Tambuwal over APC

DPP to prosecute fake doctor

Govs fight causes cash crisis in states

Mandela, only leader in the world –Prof Adair

Syria and strange bedfellows

As John Galliano repents

Attention Nasir el-Rufai

Soweto: City of fond memories

Elizade boss adds one

My husband doesn’t know how to apologise — Segun Adefila’s wife

Mandela recovering well — Grandson

Rowhani wins Iran presidential election — minister

Dash of death: Growing concern as Lagosians shun pedestrian bridges

Ministers eat, share cassava bread at forum

‘More than 70 Syrian officers defect to Turkey’

Withdraw these reckless soldiers

Making Procurement Act work well

I was a ladies’ charmer —Bill Bellamy

I wouldn’t have allowed my sons to marry white women — 85-year-old retired midwife

Mortgage loans Frequently asked questions (concluding part)

External reserves stagnant at N48bn

Let fabric mix

How to get bank loan (2)

Turkey PM warns of police action in Istanbul park protest

Friday, June 14, 2013

MKO Abiola’s legacy of ‘kindness’

Obadare to be buried in gold-plated casket

Christians not against cremation — CAN

A’Court dismisses Oyinlola, Mustapha’s case against PDP

APC acronym: Rival party shifts battle to Abuja

One feared dead in Berger Bridge accident

FG redeploys perm sec

First Bank projects 15% increase in deposit base

Ogun seals off 36 filling stations

Enjoy coconut delight

Watch that meat!

Pellegrini joins City

Still no headway on Oyerinde’s murder

Mahut gets wild card for Wimbledon

Iyanya, Chidimma, others for Project Fame concert

15-year-old singer shuns Mimiko’s invitation

June 12 flakes

EU files complaint over Chinese stainless steel duty

23 governors now in APC –Lai Mohammed •No responsible PDP gov will join APC – Metuh

81 million youths will determine Nigeria’s development–Minister

Rotary Club honours Ogunshola

Police stray bullet kills nine-year-old in Lagos

Gay bill: Britain may suspend aid to Nigeria

Subsidy protests: Court awards N4m against police

Kabiru Sokoto has case to answer, FG insists

Declare Osun debt profile, group urges Aregbesola

Why crime rate is high – Jonathan

Spaniard in police net over €1.6m contract sum

Forum wants Abiola recognised as ex-President

RBS faces struggle to find CEO

Court awards N4m against police for shooting subsidy protesters

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Marking the President’s marking scheme

No to lifelong salary for NASS leadership

Facebook friends tackle Jonathan over mid-term report

Pa Dollar goes home amidst eulogies

‘Lo! The loveliest and best’

Omotola lambasts corrupt leaders

At Terra Kulture, Thespian Family inspires kids

2face fetes NET

Wizkid drops single

Our Husband Has Gone Mad Again on satge

Port Harcourt Book Centre

Facebook introduces hashtags

Making new playlists on iPod Classic

Reaping benefits of online presence

Wise women’s ovation for a golden voice

Television, radio houses treat us unfairly –EMCOAN

Project Fame: Iyanya for Ilorin, P/Harcourt audition

Tukur, Wamakko in a war of words

APC faces fresh hurdles over acronym

Between Oshiomhole and NAMA

Dana cenotaph

FG accuses MDAs, banks of withholding N58bn revenue

Amiesimaka blasts NFF over bonuses, praises Eagles

FG hints of anti-smoking law in offices

FG urged to pay attention to agricultural products

Investment in education will curb corruption, says Rotary

Pistorius dropped

APGA factional leader urges Umeh to drop suit

‘Lagosians can hold govt to its promises’

I love Balotelli’s style —Pele

RMAFC urges NASS to stop budget defence by MDAs

600 benefit from lawmaker’s free surgeries, eye tests

21-year-old arraigned for sleeping with mentally ill inmates

UNIUYO: One student killed, 45 others arrested

Omotola husband’s scrap plane causes panic in Lagos

Children enlisted in climate change campaign

Police arrest Musiliu Ishola for death of hoodlum

Fire guts 150 shops in Anambra

Hormonal contraceptives and you

Marathon taps Exxon Mobil executive as next CEO

Impeachment bill: What are Reps up to?

Discrimination at the doctor’s office

Gannett to expand with $1.5bn Belo TV purchase

Retail sales, jobs data show underlying economic strength

Reloading AU, strategising for Nigeria

Russia celebrates National Day in Nigeria

Selfish reasons to donate blood

Facts about Reps’ mid-term report

Of Saka, porting and logic of history

June 12: How can we forget? (2)

Mandela’s ‘progress’ delights South Africans

Dad’s stress affects sperm, offsprings’ brains

Nigerian-UK group backs Jonathan’s war on terrorism

Soldiers, others killed in Kaduna village attack

UNESCO, UNN to hold science fair, experiment​s for undergradu​ates

UNIUYO crisis: One student dead, VC’s office, exams/reco​rds, others razed

Daniel’s appeal stalled for lack of quorum

Gaddafi’s son, ex-regime officials to be charged to court soon

Teacher docked for alleged kidnapping

Eagles reject $2,500 bonus

Scrap plane causes panic in Lagos

Plane makes emergency landing at filling station

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

June 12: Jonathan keeps mum on Facebook

UNIUYO shut as students demand VC’s sacking

Cleric arrested for using human parts for rituals

Homosexuals protest in Anambra

Man loses eye to brawl, can’t identify attacker

Man slumps at bus-stop, asks for food

Okada riders protest ban in Edo

Collapsed building: Victims relocate to mosque

School proprietor caught having sex with 11-year-old pupil

Apple unveils iOS 7

Facebook CEO fails to console shareholders

Winning with blogs

June 12: OPC, Kalu, Odumakin demand social justice

Drivers’ institute, Tata partner on training

‘We didn’t bargain for this type of democracy’

For Rolling Dollar, death be not proud

Messi, father accused of tax fraud

Nigeria salvage draw against Namibia

UK to use G8 summit for Syria talks

Taleveras partners Lukoil on Cote d’Ivoire oil

Pope says ‘gay lobby’ working at Vatican

Five African champions for Calabar 2013

Turkish president seeks talks, police clear square

Using essential oils

On that Dana air crash cenotaph

Police pull out of FG insurance scheme

High life artiste, Rolling Dollar, dies of cancer

Hawking in the shadow of death

Northern Nigeria poverty

Decline of mother tongue

Robbery kingpin arrested during manhunt for policeman’s killers

Sleep apnea may boost risk of sudden cardiac death

Force HQ bombing almost claimed Ringim, others —Jonathan

World Bank commits N837.4bn to projects in Nigeria

NCAA, NDLEA warn cargo handlers against dangerous goods

Jonathan moves to resolve PDP crises

Military designed June 12 to fail – Maku

June 12: Fashola decries abuse of law and order

TB Joshua urges reduction in unemployment

Fatai Rolling Dollar dies at 85

A young lady’s battle with Scoliosis

June 12 changed Nigeria’s history, Jonathan admits

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Taking care of a child with cerebral palsy

Controlling vomiting among children

Chemistry graduate behind winning sound tracks

From banking hall, Aina-Scott out with 50 paintings

Rhythm, politics of Star Trek at Festac

Security tightens as Mandela’s illness enters day four

Hong Kong legal battle looms for Snowden

Turkey clashes: Prime Minister says he won’t yield

Riot police clash with anti-G8 protesters

Adelakun’s disturbing position

Oshiomhole’s grounded chopper

Dana’s inaction

El-Rufai’s lamentation

Jinxed Lagos-lbadan Expressway?

Whither Ejigbo’s development?

Mimiko’s NGF stance

Of intellectuals and social critics

June 12: The lessons not learnt

Twenty years after June 12

The Nigerian Presidency and its enemy

Perhaps, Buhari should just quit

June 12, NGF crisis and Nigeria’s democracy

Still in search of honour for Abiola

Subomi Balogun donates N3.7bn hospital to UI

Experts canvass banking of dental records

Nine-month-old baby dies in Lagos building collapse

Police arrest teacher for manslaughter

Redeemed distributes free helmets to okada riders

UNILAG students protest high food prices, shut shops

Man in police net for assaulting woman

Apapa fire: Traders, plaza owner meet Fashola

Man arraigned for stealing N12m phones

Namibia are no pushovers —Keshi

Mourinho hits back at Iniesta

Swansea target Odemwingie

I’d like to play with Ronaldo –Suarez

I’m not targeting Federer’s record –Nadal

Bolt to run 200m in Oslo

Shell restates commitment to sports

Focus is on Namibia, not Confederations Cup –Keshi

I’m building Nigeria’s future team – Ugboaja

SuperSport plans big for Confederations Cup

Roberts win Prime Atlantic squash tourney

NSE investors staked N101bn on stocks in May

Chevron to sell stake in Nigerian oil blocks

Bankers’ Committee to ease bond market operations

FG declares importation of mining equipment duty-free

FG, Netherlands to set up agro-industrial park

Boroffice advocates patronage of satellite images

ILO renews campaign against child labour

FG warns civil servants against private practice

Coaching, crucial to human capacity development –Expert

Nigeria has a huge knowledge gap to fill – Charan

Group advocates self-employment for graduates

Nihinlola becomes BTS president

FG preaches employment generation by school leavers

Multiple sources of income

Overhaul your money habit (2)

Military operations in North successful – FG

Erosion threatens Anambra-Kogi-Abuja road

N’West PDP warns Tukur against suspending govs

Forget 2015 presidency, northern youths tell Buhari

Law experts seek repeal of death penalty

Hezbollah: S’Leone probes warehouse ownership

2011 post-election violence fuelled B’Haram activities —Oritsejafor

CJ decries poor funding of judiciary

‘Corruption among leaders embarrassing Nigerians’

Dangote flood committee to publish defaulting donors’ names

$620,000 bribe: Reps keep mum on Lawan’s probe

Plateau Assembly hails Jonathan for backing Jang’s NGF

NSCDC trains 462 officers in counter-terrorism

Aregbesola, Sagay fault call for LG autonomy

Managing expectations

Shareholders approve UBA’s 50k dividend

Emerging market stocks decline by 10%

Central bank fears hit shares

Investors urge regulators to monitor companies’ activities

6,000 flee B’Haram crisis to Niger – UN

APC: Merging parties apply for registration

Lagos advises residents on family planning

Proclaim June 12 Unity Day –Fasehun

Anambra shuts market over tax evasion

Sponsors of terror are mostly PDP members – ACN

Ondo bans famers associations

Floods: Rivers to buy marine ambulance, flying boats

PDP warns Aregbesola against naming airport after Abiola

Bayelsa gov replaces Chief of Staff

Akanbi, Babalola, Ali back six-year single term

New NIS boss pledges to end illegal immigration

PDP faults ex-SSG over comments on Igbinedion’s performance

Agency seizes 52 cartons of bad chicken

Abiola’s betrayers still in govt – NADECO

For better sight

‘Small business confidence hits one-year high in May’

Caithness Stone goes into administration

Sony prices new PS4 below Xbox One

Road accidents drop as FRSC begins Operation Rainstorm

NASENI showcases made-in-Nigeria motorcycle

Brazil to build auto crash test centre

APMT threatens to withdraw scanning logistics support

Jonathan optimistic about locally-made aircraft, automobiles

Toyota Camry, Hilux emerge 2013 Nigerian car, truck

Lagos secures right-of-way for Ikorodu BRT extension

British Airways expands West African services

World’s most expensive motor-home unveiled

Mercedes Benz drops four new models for Nigeria

BNP Paribas to market Diamond Bank’s $550m bond

Reps lift ban on Olusola Adekanola & Co

Stanbic IBTC commences Saturday banking

Scorecard of Nigerian security agencies online

Ajudua remanded in prison after eight-year failed arrest

Monday, June 10, 2013

NGF: Why the hullabaloo?

CBN’s silence

Don’t victimise repentant terrorists

Dramatic salute to kid storytellers

Chimamanda inspires me – 16-year-old writer

Ododo unfolds agenda for SONTA

Citizen’s Book on Governance: Author counsels youths

Buhari-Oritsejafor exchange

Unpaid ex-servicemen pension arrears

Is WAEC serious?

Remodelling of railway stations

Lagos police extortion

Another attack dog

ACN, FG and Nigerians

Kenya coach bitter with Malawi’s reception

YSFON backs Eagles

Floods force F/Eagles out of Germany

Nigerian don becomes first African fellow of Academy of Inventors

Working on the island, living on the mainland

Oworonsoki pedestrian bridge shut

Namibia coach quits ahead of Nigeria match

Zenith League: Customs, IGP Queens win

Sneijder pained by captaincy loss

NBBF names 15 for Stankovich Cup

Fenerbahce hit with match-fixing charges

Imoke promises exciting athletics championships

NCF, Cycleshop hold cycling championship

Ejike Camp screens 200 children

Eagles seek Warriors’ scalp in Namibia

Ex-Abiola Babes, All-Stars honour Abiola

FG uncovers 46,821 ghost workers, saves N118.9bn

First Bank reopens after system upgrade

Power system collapsed 15 times this year —FG

…seven generation companies get operational licences

No data on crude oil theft, vandalism —NEITI

‘Climate change can shrink Nigeria’s GDP by 4.5%’

Psychiatric patient commits suicide in Calabar

Cultists stab 19-year-old father to death

Lagos community bemoans state of federal road

Security guard hangs self in Ogun

Apapa fire: ‘I lost about N7.5m goods’

Court remands man for bathing girlfriend with acid

FG appoints new immigration boss

Single tenure: Presidency gives condition for support

Akande, Ikimi battle for APC chairmanship

Police arrest doctor, others for mutilating baby’s corpse

Man pleads guilty to stealing air conditioner

Ex-aide laments neglect of Abiola’s ideals

Kinsmen, Rivers ex-lawmakers back Amaechi

Technology minister not doing enough – Boroffice

Produce Lebanese suspects on Thursday —Court

Ekiti begins teachers’ recruitment

Falana faults retired judge’s allegations

Ribadu’s statement on Nigeria reckless –Presidency

NASD partners six banks, set to boost OTC

McDonald’s May sales rose by 2.6%

I watched shooting of 7-year-old granddaughter – Grandmother

‘Senate is committed to education growth’

Citigroup downgrades GTBank, Skye, upgrades Access Bank

Alternative power firm sees promising market in Nigeria

Character commission gets order to arrest DMO boss

Impunity in Nigeria 2010 and 2011: A sad commentary

Glo develops news platform

Tackling palm oil importation

ABUAD VC urges FG, states to protect environment

Streaming videos from PC to tablet

‘Declare June 12 Democracy Day’

NEMA establishes volunteer corps

Mandela remains in serious but stable condition

Monetary policy stabilising naira– Okonjo-Iweala

C’River lawmaker, others arrested over communal clash

Spokesman dumps Rivers ACN

Money laundering: Ikuforiji, aide face 36 fresh charges

June 12: Oyo declares holiday, groups plan lecture

FG identifies 46,821 ghost workers

Adedipe, Akure kingmaker dies of cancer

Fashola okays law to cremate corpses in Lagos

Appeal Court hold sharia sessions in Gombe

Appeal court hears al-Mustapha’s case, reserves judgment

Sunday, June 09, 2013

Headmaster arraigned for defiling eight-year-old pupil

Ile-Oluji crisis: Cleric says youths acted on rumour

Four teenagers rape girl, threaten to kill her

Fashola woos SANs, others for war against crime

Drug dealers back to Mushin –Residents

Man arraigned for pouring garri on policeman

Single tenure proposal

Emergency rule

Slow pace of Oyo projects

Controversial INEC recruitment

Leaders’ faux pax

Menace of agberos

Gains of NGF crisis

Abandoned police van

Ondo violence

Yobe PDP and its internal crisis

Legal issues in emergency declaration revisited

Review UN corruption convention to favour victims –SERAP

Sanusi: Four years of banking reform, controversies

Nigeria moving closer to UN security council seat – Tukur

Mali still unstable – UN report

UK reluctant to arm Syria rebels

Turkish leader climbs bus, lambasts protesters

S’Africans pray as Mandela remains in hospital

Libya army chief resigns after deadly clashes

Obama, Xi end ‘constructive’ summit

Embrace skill acquisition, Adefulire tells LGs

Electoral commissions forum seeks autonomy

PDP compels employees to take oath of secrecy

Tension in APC over sharing of offices

Fire razes 150 spare parts shops in Apapa

FAAN to eject customs agents from Lagos airport

IEI renegotiates Daewoo Securities’ debt

Bereaved minister faults Dana over payment of compensation

Niger Insurance restates commitment to efficient services

KKR to buy UK retail in first deal

Solid Allianze MFB commences operation in Lagos

Tokyo office vacancies fall to lowest in three years

Cyber disputes loom

CDL to pay N2.1bn dividends to shareholders

Interior designers celebrate day with GUIDE

Ekiti NMA threatens strike over wage dispute

Uncovering ghost workers saves Ogun N100m monthly – Govt

Bank set to seize A’Ibom LG boss property

Why Igbinedion failed in Edo – Ex-SSG

Reps to reshuffle House committees

Rivers monarch alleges threat to life

Bayelsa awards N3bn contract for security surveillance

Alake restores Lawson as Iyalode of Egbaland

Lagos renews crackdown on agberos, nabs 46

‘Nigeria yet to recover from June 12 poll annulment’

More practical ways to make money online

How to get bank loans (1)

I’m getting married soon —Benita Okojie

Saturday, June 08, 2013

Now hair’s a funny thing, this man is 80!

Living with fumes of death: More Nigerians dying from inhaling generator fumes

Mandela back in hospital

China bus fire kills 47

Two US soldiers shot in Afghanistan

Is Osun truly at the onset of a revolution?

Creating an independent ADR body for sports (1)

French Open: Serena beats Sharapova to win women’s title

Nadal seeks history against Ferrer

Confed Cup: Eagles won’t miss Yobo — Fuludu

Tug of War: Oba Elegushi tourney set to begin

Abesan Cup gets First Registrars boost

World Cup qualifiers: Zambia, S’Africa win

Daniel commends Mimiko tourney

MTN Lagos Street Soccer introduces junior category

Nigerian cricket team prepare for world tourney

Wedding cancelled in Ekiti

Protecting your interests in business partnership

Shoes are my best accessories –Abiola Alabi

We want Christian Lagos governor in 2015 — Cleric

IG solicits state support

Dialogue will bring peace

I didn’t fight Ebube, Empress over Timaya — Anita Joseph


Walk tall

Declare June 12 Democracy Day – SANs

US, Abubakar knew what killed Abiola –Dr. Falomo

Nosebleed: Myths, causes and remedies

Lillian Bach’s fresh looks

G5 massage therapy

Discovery of Hezbollah armoury in Kano

Just your collar!

Loyalists may fly Suntai back this month

Unaging Victor Uwaifo!

We don’t have varsities — Don

Sally Mbanefo ups her game

NGF election video was manipulated — Mimiko

We are upgrading IT to enhance service delivery-First Bank

Friday, June 07, 2013

Six killed in Santa Monica shooting rampage

Questions & Answers

Shareholders to boost knowledge of auditing roles

Captain orders 100 unruly students off plane

Elvis tree in Herefordshire has British all shook up

Cuban best in triple jump

Govs’ suspension: PDP may sack anti-Tukur state chairmen

Fulfil your promises to S’East, Ndigbo tells Jonathan

Diamond League form thrills Okagbare

Activists blame Obasanjo for non-recognition of June 12

Customers kick as First Bank shuts down operations

Suspected killer of 11 policemen arrested in Bayelsa

Man jailed for extracting sperm from friend’s manhood

S’African equities decline to three-week low

Aegon to shut regional offices

Desmond Elliot bets on new movie

Encounter with Nigeria’s ‘Little Einsteins!’ (2)

I’ll keep daughter away from boys –Beckham

I’m building my body for Charly Boy –Diane Oputa

Who cares for Chicago’s children?

We are focused on Windhoek clash – Echiejile

Promos make telecoms business competitive – Etisalat CEO

MTN Project Fame Season 6 heads to Abuja, Benin

PR field not for liars – Ale

Nigerians need to sit down and talk –Oritsejafor

June 12: Historic election that shook Nigeria

Group develops online, TV documentary on power sector

Brazil 2014: Zambia target Lesotho victory

‘Scotland needs team approach entrepreneurship’

Nembe win excites 3SC coach

Terrorism: Police to deploy 140 officers to Mali

Outrage as FG grounds Oshiomhole’s helicopter •Jonathan has lost focus –Opposition parties

Saudi Prince sues Forbes after it says he’s only worth $20 bn -report

Police warn against violence in Anambra

NAMA grounds Oshiomhole’s helicopter

Queen Elizabeth’s husband Prince Philip hospitalised

Thursday, June 06, 2013

KSA, others welcome Golden Tulip to Ibadan

Klever Jay drops Omo Aye on Blackwall Street

London tour: Nnena and Friends extends

Mega 99 shows class at Opelope Anointing bash

How Apostolic Faith choirs celebrated Children’s Day

Etisalat unveils £15,000 literary prize

Illness slows down Rolling Dollar

MultiChoice Nigeria’s logo design competition promises N1m

Amigos & Darling hosts hairstylist contest

Where is MoCheddah?

P Square’s baby mama hopeful

D’Banj, 2face at Festac Town

Yuguda, Shema, Geidam shun Northern govs’ meeting

Church worries about influx of miscreants on premises

Community tackles LASG over proposed buildings

Police exhume body of UNIBEN undergraduate

‘I was fed with gaari for one month’

Two remanded for murder

Container truck crushes man, govt meat van

Wamakko suspended for disrespecting Tukur – PDP

Three banks raise $1.15bn from global market – DMO

French jobless rate climbs to highest level in 15 years

Contempt: Court withholds ruling against Lagos CP

I wish I could have Wanyama – Keshi

Schurrle hints at Chelsea move

HM Revenue, Customs missing cigarette smuggling targets

Our kidnappers complained bitterly about bad governance —Pakistanis

2015 elections and danger ahead

Cameron’s former aide denies phone hacking charges

The immorality of these 2015 discussions

Arabs press Iran on safety of atomic reactor

Istanbul Gezi Park plan to proceed – Turkish PM

Governors at war

US shares advance on stimulus

Bickering by states stalls new revenue formula

Blogging on Tumblr

Our sports programme yielding results – Imoke

Service year of 158 corps members extended

Corruption worse than terrorism –Survey

Ajayi farm accident: Traffic builds to 3rd mainland bridge

Kidnap: Court withholds ruling on contempt suit against CP

Corps members protest unpaid allowance

Governors shun Norther Governors’ meeting

Rainstorm: Two Killed, 20 injured, 300 houses destroyed in Zamfara

Wednesday, June 05, 2013

Obi donates N220m to churches in two days

11,000 Bayelsa youths renounce cultism

Dangote to site $8bn refinery in Olokola FTZ

CBN to release banking crisis resolution plan

North: Telecoms firms move to restore bombed infrastructure

120 million Nigerians still in darkness, FG admits

Senate stops N4bn first ladies’ mission house project

Babalakin asks court to quash N4.7bn fraud charges

Redknapp threatens to quit

I condemned Lakyo killings – Sen. Ewuga

Femen activists arraigned in Tunisia for topless protest

Ajimobi hails police for curbing crimes in Oyo

Over 40 and still dancing Gangnam Style? Reconsider

Wisee uses Wi-fi signals to recognise body gestures

Amazon, a destroyer of bookshops –French minister

DPR to address product adulteration with trucking policy

US issues fresh travel alert on Nigeria

Presidency, PDP hijacking youth council –ACN

Orubebe flays reported suspension

MPs call for revisions to Mesothelioma Bill

Getting the right workers for your small business

Lagos govt transformer tears community apart

Employees escape death as bus catches fire in gridlock

Court jails woman five years for cannibalism

Teenager who killed father remanded in prison

Rape: Police demote Inspector, dismiss station guard

Driver arraigned for manslaughter

Rivers ACN in dilemma over Amaechi

Bus explodes in Yenagoa

Anambra varsity shut, female student killed

Budget: Reps shout down Deputy Majority Leader

World cup qualifier: Nigeria beat Kenya, top Group F

World cup qualifier: Ahmed Musa’s 81st minute goal secures 3 points for Eagles

ASUP strike: We are making progress in discussion with FG– Asumogba

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

NEMA alerts on imminent disaster in West Africa

American tourist gang-raped in northern India – Police

Iran sanctions: US considers waiver extension for India, China

Survey finds worldwide split over attitudes toward gays

Suicide bomber botches attack in Mali

Somali pirates face death penalty for killing Americans

Attention, Oyo govt

Fashola’s visit to LASU

PHCN, why?

Buhari’s comments

Govs’ forum election

Misbehaving governors

Chinese firms and fake drugs

Mali seeks support in fighting Islamist threat

UN believes chemical weapons used in Syria

Germany flood threat worsens

Judge berates media for ‘scandalising’ Pistorius

Britsh royal family celebrate queen’s coronation anniversary

US Court says police can take DNA upon arrest

Judge accepts insanity plea in Colorado shooting case

Cyber specialist to testify at US soldier’s WikiLeaks trial

UK bid to blacklist Hezbollah suffers setback

Ten-year-old fights off robbers at home

NATO to send experts to Libya to assess security

DNA reveals baby was given to wrong parents

Residents battle council over location of meat market

Apprentice arrested for sewing Navy uniforms

Magistrate grants murder suspect bail

Court sentences banker to death for killing wife

Girl, 18, electrocuted by PHCN cable in Edo

Gang leader arrested for murder, vandalism

26-year-old arraigned for stealing phone

Edo sets up committee on slain UNIBEN student

Tsonga in Cloud Nine after beating Federer

APGA plans reconciliation, sets up peace panel

Juicy test for trekking stars

Top artistes for Joy of Jazz in South Africa

RMAFC calls for new budget cycle

25% rural dwellers lack access to telecommunications – Google

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Stanbic IBTC introduces interest-free product

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Turkish stock market loses 10.5%

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Billabong shares plunge as takeover talks collapse

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Eat pigeon pea for nutrition

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We’ve little evidence on Dana plane’s crash —AIB

Payment of PHCN workers’ benefits begins June 17

Don’t make Jonathan chairman of procurement council —Ezekwesili

Reps move to simplify impeachmen​t of President

UI to commence herbal medicine training

Lawyer reports commission​ing of Lekki-Ikoy​i bridge to court

PHCH cable electrocutes girl in Edo

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Group advocates promotion of Igbo language

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Jonathan’s mid-term report

Anenih’s proposal

NGF crisis

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Hardship on Magboro road

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Dana crash victims

Obama’s snub

Stakeholders want Budget Office separated from Finance ministry

Agberos are still the kings of the road

20-year-old pleads guilty to robbery

Oyedokun lied against Obasanjo –Oyinlola

We’ll avert air crashes by all means – Jonathan

US puts $7m bounty on B’Haram leader, Shekau

Crisis hits Northern Governors’ Forum

Dangote, Africa’s first $20bn man —Forbes

FG to complete 1,994 abandoned rural electrification projects

Revenue: States with difficult terrains to get more

N120bn spent on roads in two years — FG

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Glo develops free Facebook platform for subscribers

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Pinterest welcomes nudity

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Growing wave of rape

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Making fishers of men

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Chams to grow business through strategic partnerships, outsourcing

‘Poor quality of education leads to decadence’

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Buhari’s presidential posters flood Abuja

Tecno rewards digital contest winners

Dana: My wife was engine of our home –Widower

Man transmits DSTV signal to 500 homes

Okada riders warn Ogun against ban

Villagers flee as Fulani herdsmen invade Plateau community

APC to end insurgency, corruption if registered

Sunday, June 02, 2013

New research tools kick up dust in archives

Lessons from Jigawa State

Corruption and democracy

Counter-terrorism approach

Obasanjo’s support

Let peace reign

Ikorodu- Ijebu-Ode road

Nigeria’s amalgamation

Obalende facelift

Regulating medical lab practice

Jonathan vs Amaechi

The NGF election

Diete-Spiff tees-off MTN WGC qualifiers

Martins scores, sees red in Sounders win

Ujiri confirmed Raptors GM

Abuja Stadium pitch ready soon – NSC

Serena sets up rematch with Kuznetsova

Pepsi Academy picks Mba for UK scholarship

Rangers progress in CAF Confederaion Cup

Anwar Ul Islam, Ansar Ud Deen win Heritage Cup

Grant Hill retires from NBA after 19 seasons

Mourinho will re-energise Chelsea – Van Nistelrooy

Heynckes to reveal future on Tuesday

Kenya hit out at Nigeria

Still on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Securing iPads against hackers, viruses

Between Windows RT and Windows 8

Don Jazzy’s largesse triggers debate

National security and freedom to ping

Keshi worried about travel plans

Obisesan sets new record in AFN Golden League

Tears as family, friends remember Dana crash victim

Police arraign three human parts dealers

Communities lament lack of potable water

Journalist diagnosed with kidney failure dies

We feed 1,200 people weekly –RCCG pastor

FG to privatise 10 NDPHC power plants

Mobile number portability’ll create healthy competition —NCC

Nigeria seeks Japan’s support on power supply, transportation

Govt, UNIDO collaborate on youth employment

Gemade flays Executive’s position on budget

Protecting the dollar against naira with cbn reserves

Jonathan’s mid-term economic report

Buhari faults crackdown on Boko Haram

NDLEA, Army raid Mushin, arrest 47, seize narcotics

We contributed N550,000 to bribe policemen –Pipeline vandals

Cashing of third-party cheques above N150,000 stops today

Naira extends largest monthly drop since February

DMO to sell inflation-linked bonds within four years

I’ve no regrets about killing my father –Varsity dropout

Sidmach optimistic of good industry performance

Firms target public sector with asset mgt solution

Ogun secondary school teachers disown NUT strike

Senate, Reps deny stalemate, non-funding of PIB

Group urges Nigerians on safer environment

Opon Imo: A few thoughts on technology and education

Ogun set to complete Laderin Workers’ Estate

Eurozone unemployment hit record high in April

China manufacturing beats estimates

Admission crisis: Students tackle IMT

Elumelu advocates new approach to Africa’s development

Consolidated Hallmark celebrates Children’s Day

Construction begins on Dangote’s $500m Tanzanian cement plant

We will resist annulment of NGF election – Fayemi

Adoke: 10 SANs, 87 lawyers to defend Melaye

Anglican condemns attempt to Islamise North

Allocations: C’River accuses LGs of deceit

Dana crash: Tears still in their eyes

Primaries will tear APC apart –PDP

NGF: Jonathan under fire for endorsing Jang

Saturday, June 01, 2013

Alula ups ante

Ruling party behind NGF crisis –Obi

I want to be a lawmaker — Baba Dee

Titi Oseni rocks

Fashola advises ‘adopted’ athletes

I’m a power dresser – Bisi Onasanya

My father never had a champagne factory in France — Adisa Akinloye’s son

ATMs dispense fake notes — Customers

FG seeks increased trade ties with Japan

Babalakin steps out with wife

Mexico draw good for Eagles — Taribo

Anti-Amaechi lawmakers deny impeachment plot

NGF brouhaha: The dispersal of a ‘forum criminis’?

SNG, others want NGF scrapped

Tennis: Edovie retains FHA title

Governors shift battle to court

A stylish grandma

Automatic ticket for Jonathan unconstitutional–Atiku

America’s snubbing of Nigeria

Jonathan, Amaechi and capricious politics

Amaechi’s suspension unconstitutional –Dagogo-Jack

His suspension long overdue – Okah

Banks should prepare for crowded mobile-wallets market – Group

BFBL takes brand activation to schools

People feel we can’t be trusted with money — Daniel

GTBank gets Africa Banker’s award

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‘Mobile industry players must be positioned for 5G’

Nigeria losing advertising revenue to foreigners — Abraham

Friday, May 31, 2013

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N’Delta activist knocks PDP on performance

C’River attracts $2bn foreign investments

JTF arrests hungry Boko Haram fighters

I’ve not seen the state-of-the-nation address bill – Jonathan

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