The Punch News Archive for September 2013

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Brothers arraigned for raping 17-year-old

JTF destroys 127 illegal refineries, arrests 29

Thugs attack residents over Calabar monarch stool

Widow battles syndicate over plot to sell house

Robbery kingpins, other beg for amnesty

Stupid colleague caused our arrest –Suspect

Suntai: Ex-Speaker denies bribery allegations

Emerging stocks trim monthly rally

Twitter, terror and horror

October 1: IG places policemen on red alert

Continental Re recorded N7.9bn premium in Q2

EU to assist Nigeria tackle oil theft

PC Planet develops online retail store model

Statutory allocation: Reps accuse FG of arm-twisting states

Diamond Bank unveils ‘banking in a box’ initiative

Taxman launches new crackdown on residential landlord payments

Aon/Berkshire benefits minute – Lloyd’s chairman

WSI-Axon urges firms to utilise digital marketing

Kenya mall attack: Additional suspect arrested

Architects, interior designers to discuss sustainable urban devt

Another Independence Day is here…

GTB supports fashion event to improve economy

Obudu LOC approves list of elite athletes

Curbing maritime crimes in Nigeria

Kogi dep gov escapes death as car crashes onto convoy • Driver, four policemen injured

Ekiti police refute allegation on political rally ban

PDP plot to rig 2015 polls, destabilise Nigeria – APC

ASUP resumes strike on Friday

Boko Haram kills 50 students in Yobe

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Emmy glamour

Coconut rice and peppered gizzard

Let shoes fit

Nigerian arraigned in US for aiding al-Qaeda

Taraba: Police arrest Suntai’s aide

Apo killings: NBA awaits Senate, police reports for action

Jonathan should ensure I’m not killed — Amaechi

FG prepares for likely Independence Day attack

Eyeball to eyeball please, Mr. President

Ministerial nomination causes stir in Lagos PDP

Consumers encouraging sale of substandard products — Odumodu

Reports ‘warned’ of Kenya mall attack

Ronke Ayuba’s ageless look

Men are threatened by my success –Fade Ogunro

Arunma Oteh’s alluring looks

I’ll sue Jonathan over re-election bid — Bayelsa New PDP spokesman

AMCON battles to sell N4bn private jet

2015: Northern APC caucus to meet over consensus candidate

Reps won’t impeach Tambuwal — Gbajabiamila

The entrepreneurial spirit in the Nigerian project

I have a list of what I must do daily — 94-year-old ex-NITEL MD

PZ Willmar supports UKF’s children charity with funds

Cut Ombatse cult to size now

Health screening

Dad rejected most of his official vehicles — Babs Fafunwa’s son

This other side of Fola Adeola

Frenchman kidnapped by JAMBS begs for freedom

President Jonathan to speak on current national issues on presidential media chat

Nigerians to engage Jonathan via Twitter

Friday, September 27, 2013

Nutrition and cancer

PDP crisis beyond redemption– APC

University Press rewards workers

Accused person absconds from court

Cement lorry kills student, injures four in Ibadan

PDP disciplinary committee: Nyako, Amaechi dare Tukur

Hingis beats up estranged husband

Nigeria’ll overrun Antelopes – Aikhuomogbe

NFF, LMC plus emergency football

Bale, WAG go house-hunting in Madrid’s Beverly Hills

Sambo makes case for peace at independence service

Remembering a different Westgate Mall

Labour gives IGP 21 days to redeploy Rivers CP

Nigeria’s national flag: Object of ignorance, neglect

Militants ‘hired Kenyan mall shop’

Trip to Canada

Awkward moment with Mandy

Traditional rulers laud church’s free health programme

Kaymer defends Trophy snub

Shopaholic with actress Chelsea Eze

US plane makes emergency landing, pilot dies of heart attack

APC, Nigeria’s only hope – Nasarawa gov

Awoonor killers are cowards -Soyinka

FG hands over power plants to investors Monday

Delete Oyinlola’s name as secretary, court orders PDP, INEC

Balcony collapses in Abuja, injures six students

NDLEA discovers 600 acres of hemp farm in Ekiti

Reps decry state of Lagos National Stadium

Britain’s Prince George to be christened October

50 killed in Sudan fuel subsidy protest

1.8m commuters travel by water monthly -LASWA

NBA, others condemn Edo judge abduction

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Young, rich rulers of Naija music

Minister seeks power to demolish abandoned FCT buildings

B’Haram linked to group behind Kenya mall attack • US report says Nigerian sect may have anti-aircraft missiles

Jonathan has run economy aground – New PDP

Bomb scare at Nigeria House in New York

W/Cup ticket will be Centenary gift —Ameobi

Juve, Pirlo contract talks on hold

Ajax make €18.2m profit

‘Suarez has damaged Liverpool brand’

PDP Crisis: Borno chapter badly hit

CBN resumes direct intervention to save naira

NNPC sold $20.9bn crude oil in seven months

DPR laments non-production by marginal fields

NDIC threatens to withdraw insurance cover for MFBs

FG inaugurates boards of five parastatals

Angry passengers block Abuja airport runway

FG bars domestic airlines from flying foreign-registered planes

UBA GMD named CEO of the year

CBN confirms Muhammad as Unity Bank’s acting MD

Increased lending to agriculture’ll be sustained – Ecobank MD

50% CRR exposed banks’ weak business model – CBN

Confidence ‘boosts pupils’ academic success

LearnAfrica tasks corporate firms on excellence

Consumer insight can drive business growth

Ettah, Inuanyen for Sam & Arit Udo-Akagha tourney

Sovereign national dialogue or nothing

Gov. Aliyu’s stance

New concerns on robotic surgeries

Hackers steal Michelle Obama ID data

Keeping it clean down there

Fruits consumption reduces risk of mortality

Winners emerge in Lagos swimming tourney

Ilo takes on Musa for WABU title

‘Michael Jackson caused his death’

Gates calls “Ctrl+Alt+Del” command a mistake

Re: Jonathan goes to New York

Ogunkoya, Udo-Obong for beach marathon race

Gunmen kill pastor, two others in Yobe

Three die as two buildings collapse in Lagos

12 feared killed in Ogun auto crash

S’Court decides George’s appeal against conviction Dec 13

Interpol issues arrest warrant for suspected Kenyan mall attacker

8,000 Zamfara women protest over scarcity of husbands

Governance has taken back stage for 2015- Ekweremadu

Principals to sit exams before appointment – Minister

Apo killings: FCT to demolish illegal, uncompleted buildings

55 firemen petition Jonathan over demotion, sacking

Mandela sitting up and looking around -Grandson

Michael Jackson was responsible for his death- Lawyer

Ibadan records over 20 new rape cases monthly -Survey

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

US stocks dips for fifth day

German bond yields decline to six-week low

Trading commences on new platform next week – NSE

Domestic investors urged to strengthen capital market

Why you shouldn’t overlook social media

Guide to investing in Treasury Bills

Faulty power cable throws Lagos airport into darkness

SON claims receipt of 26% of capital vote

FEC approves N29.7bn for road, water projects

NERC meets power firm investors over rules

Private jet owners to pay $4,000 luxury tax

Suspected robber hides stolen car in church

Police arraign alleged illegal eye clinic operator

Gang leader who shot Oyo lawmaker nabbed

Residents lament infrastructure decay

40-year-old fisherman shot dead over missing dog

‘I impersonated policeman to get free ride’

Trader bathed with acid while asleep

Aregbesola inaugurates OSSIEC, urges fair poll

Disciplined lawyers, key to judiciary reforms – Mukhtar

Ozekhome’s kidnap: SSS arrests gang leader

£3,000 visa bond plan being reviewed – UK

Taraba deputy gov runs illegal govt, says ex-commissioner

No Nigerian died in Kenyan attacks – Envoy

PSC promotes four police commissioners to AIG

Contempt: Ogun PDP asks court to jail Baraje, Oyinlola

Oyo, World Bank in $220m flood management partnership

Jonathan not wooing OPC for 2015 –Kuku

119 inmates released from Lagos prisons

‘Tourism’ll boost national development’

Nigerian dies in US-bound flight from Lagos

Danjuma blames insecurity on unemployment

Ex-Biafran soldiers threaten FG over unpaid entitlements

PDP crisis: Baraje, Tukur camps clash in Senate

Court awards Oshiomhole N25m in libel suit

Kenya terrorist attack sadistic – APC

ASUU strike’ll soon be over – NUC

Court to rule on Baraje’s PDP suit Oct 10

Senate defers deliberation on MTEF

Police chase 13,000 teachers out of P’Harcourt stadium

Boko Haram leader, Shekau resurfaces in new video…claims responsibility for Benisheik massacre

Jonathan moves to mend fences with N’ Assembly

External forces worsening PDP crisis, says Aliyu

Diabetes-safe workout

419 players for Akpabio scrabble

NNPC invites investors for $15bn Ogidigben gas project

Ethiopia confirms Oct. 13 for Nigeria match•To face Ghana ahead of clash

Surulere pothole

For FCT school owners, it’s time to sit up

Help us, works minister

Having children lowers risks of dying of Type 1 diabetes

‘Tokyo Electron takeover could be a mold-breaker for Japan’

Oando plans 50 mega stations nationwide

Osaze focused on Premier League

Toptech eyes power generation, distribution opportunities

Strauss-Kahn takes job as bank boss

For a miracle, more turn to stem cells

Martins snubs coach for being subbed

Economic growth and poverty

Protests greet FG’s planned regulation of social media

‘Vitamin D alone doesn’t boost bone health’

Risk management in banks at rudimentary stage — CBN

Afrobasket: Cameroon beat Nigeria

40-year-old ex-militant kills friend over missing dog

PDP crisis: Baraje, Tukur’s camps clash in Senate

UK reviewing visa bond policy – High commissioner

Ex-Biafran soldiers threaten showdown over unpaid entitlements

Poor telecom service: Subscribers threaten to sue for compensation

Ogun PDP asks court to jail Baraje, Oyinlola

Senate may reject Police BCMR registration

Ex-IMF Chief, Strauss-Kahn, takes job as bank boss

FEC okays N29.7bn for road, water projects

Foreign forensic experts join Kenyan investigators, new fotage emerges -BBC

CJN urges discipline among lawyers

Group backs deputy gov’s widow for ministerial slot

Jonathan goes to New York

Police arrest leader of Oyo lawmaker’s assailants

Gunmen attack filling station, kill security, injures 3 policemen

Police stop 13,000 Rivers teachers from collecting employment letters

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Kofi Awoonor: Tribute to a departed poet

Rawlings urges AU to tackle Al Shabab activities in Africa

Respond to the demands of your people –Ki-Moon

Congo gets $10m grant from IDA

UN General Assembly calls for renewed commitment

Earthquake kills 30 in Pakistan

Kenya announces victory over mall attackers

FG saves N530bn from contracts – BPP boss

Seven indigenous operators jostle for Chevron oil blocks

BPE to initiate social media regulatory framework

Manufacturers fuel generators with N42bn in 20 months

CBN’ll defend naira with reserves –Sanusi

Housewife charged with assault

Robbers kill cops guarding hotel

Navy hands over 61 oil thieves to police

Bus conductor remanded for killing friend

Serial car robbers arrested in Ibadan

Auctioneer nabbed for defrauding car buyer

Immigration arrests man for impersonating journalist

Housemaid, agent in police net for multiple robberies

‘BSN donated Bibles worth N11.5m in 2012’

Lagos APC wants attack on Abia members probed

CACOL flays LASG over unpaid pension, gratuity

‘Jonathan has right to contest’

Ekiti 2014: SSS arrest Bamidele’s aide

N6.4bn fraud: EFCC appeals discharge of UBEC officials

PDP chief berates Fayemi over merger of varsities

2015: Don’t overheat the polity, INEC warns politicians

‘Godfatherism encourages bad governance’

Anambra: Ngige, Ukachukwu others make INEC list

US Congress to hold hearing on B’Haram, terrorism

Calls for national sovereign conference unconstitutional – NLC

‘Corruption may sink Nigeria’

Niger PDP lauds OBJ, others over peace moves

Our struggle will improve education sector –ASUU president

NASU threatens to go on strike next week

LAUTECH workers blame neglect on joint ownership

Oyo lawmakers back bill to regulate rent, vigilante

No plan to change Senate leadership – Abaribe

Confusion as Kaduna assembly impeaches speaker

Floods wreak havoc in Ibadan, kill two

Senate investigates Abuja killings

Plant-based foods good for you

Insecurity in Ekiti

I’m no longer bothered by criticism – Rukky Sanda

NYSE bell: Cyber friends label Jonathan a timekeeper

Yearning to say Hello!

Building collapse: Beyond poor quality materials

How Kenya harnessed social media against terrorism

Make CIPM membership standard for HR practice –Famuyibo

Elizade, fleet managers discuss Toyota market expansion

Mayweather wants Miley Cyrus as escort

Agagu promoted professionalism –CITN

Rid yourself of blackheads

IATA seeks emissions deal to avoid trade war

Construction work begins on Lagos international airport terminal

Milan to appeal Balotelli ban

Patrick Wilmot and Northern Nigeria of Old

Dolphins leave for Liberia via Niger

FIFA instructor rates Enyeama high

Going abroad, not a guarantee for cure –Expert

Ecobank, African Fund sign SME development agreement

Police smash Oyo robbery syndicate, recover seven vehicles

Plateau community alleges infiltration by Boko Haram

Security Council: Nigeria’s election’ll promote global peace, says Jonathan

CBN discovers massive fraud in Consolidated Discount House

NASU threatens to begin strike next week

Confusion as two speakers emerge in Kaduna Assembly

FG plans to regulate use of social media

Senate to probe Abuja killings

Group sue ASUU over varsity lecturers’ strike

Enyeama, one of Africa’s best goalkeepers –FIFA instructor

Akpabio inaugurates roads, electricity projects in A’Ibom poly

Replace sacked ministers with women – Group

Kaduna Assembly Speaker impeached

30 killed in Pakistan’s earthquake

Godfatherism encourages bad governance in Nigeria – Group

Water scarcity hits Jos

Monday, September 23, 2013

Missing guard found without eyes, tongue

Police rule out foul play in officer’s death

Tenant sets house ablaze, kills landlord, wife

LAGBUS crushes soldier to death in Lagos

Gombe police arrest two alleged homosexuals

Six houses submerged by Atlantic Ocean

Nursing mother held over cannabis exportation

Man killed by hit-and-run motorists

Market capitalisation dips by N32bn

US stocks decline on Fed, Washington uncertainty

NSE, operators finalise plans for new trading platform

Dansa to establish £36m energy food plant

Theft: Oil production drops by 150,000 barrels

AGF yet to receive PHCN workers severance payment

Fuel subsidy: FG to spend N971bn in 2013

FAAC crisis deepens over N140bn revenue shortfall

Rebel govs, Atiku may face PDP disciplinary panel

Police arraign suspects before looking for evidence – CJN

My critics implemented a shoddy privatisation programme – Jonathan

Apo shooting: Lawyer offers victims free legal services

Call your aides to order, UPP tells Jonathan

Indian hospitals jostle for presence in Nigeria

National Assembly panel lists qualifications for PENCOM office

NMA threatens action over non-payment of doctors’ wages

Kenyan attack: Nigerian shoppers demand better security in malls

Ensure regular ovulation, conception through detoxification

Dolphin Telecom’s $700m cable to enter Nigeria soon

PSC plans decentralisation of police

Rooney demands more from teammates

Fresh agitation over HND, degree disparity

FG can borrow to resolve ASUU strike –VC

FRSC recommends speed limiting devices for safety

‘No reason to attack Ribadu’

Arsenal in profit despite trophyless season

External reserves fall to eight-month low at $45.9bn

Kenya attack: GEJ’s anti-terrorism offer sparks anger

LTE to record two billion subscriptions by 2018

Resolving ASUU strike

FG releases fresh N46.76bn to 30 oil marketers

Disruption of Bamidele’s rally, a police affair –Fayemi

Jonathan didn’t order withdrawal of lawmakers’ diplomatic passports

Constitution allows me to contest in 2015 – Jonathan

Delta plans four fish feed processing plants

Police arrest two homosexuals in Gombe

Security operatives arrest 149 for job racketeering

Court walks lawyer out for ‘unruly behaviour’

CJN carpets police, SSS for shoddy prosecution

Kenyan forces kill two terrorists, claim control of Westgate mall

Oyo governor, Ajimobi, sacks all commissioners, advisers

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Parable of the fool and his money

Falcons fall 2-0 in Japan

Turkish FA fines Lawal €2,500

Nigerian players in dull weekend

Aluko siblings lift teams

Quadri wins Portuguese Super Cup

MTN/ Kano’2013: Lagos MRS win Emir of Kano Cup

Moyes confused after United demolition

Nigeria win bronze in ARS Championship

NSA organisers salute Mikel

World Championship: NBF invites 30 boxers for camping

Bayelsa beat Enyimba, top table

UK home buyers opting for variable mortgage rates

Greece, lenders expect 2013 budget surplus

Italy’s economy minister threatens to quit

BP gas field: Britain pushing to ease sanctions

Airline debt: Traffic controllers threaten to withdraw services

Chinese, Indonesian delegates for Lagos trade fair

Nigeria’s trade with Ireland rises to N72.8bn

Lekki-Epe road: Stakeholders call for commission of enquiry

Bank shareholders’ fund hit N2.37tn in 2012 – NDIC

What lenders look for?

Getting the best out of your business ideas

How to market your small business on Twitter

Jonathan, CAN condemn terrorists’ attack

Kenya: Corpses of Ghanaian poet, 67 others recovered

Lawmakers’ diplomatic passports: New PDP, Presidency trade words

Police begin probe into Abuja killings

‘Lack of ideology, bane of national growth’

Senate begins work on communication flow bill

FG develops national anti-corruption strategy

14,000 ex-bankers sue CBN over unpaid entitlements

Women’s untimely deaths caused by economic marginalisation –Aregbesola

Jonathan’ll lose in 2015 –APC chief

Monetisation of bail in Nigeria

NAICOM explains introduction of oil insurance guideline

Osun PDP opposes Aregbesola on OSSIEC

BCMR’ll reduce terrorism, car theft – Police

Surveyors advised to tap into new opportunities

BlackBerry Messenger to boost sale of Android, iPhone

BCPG to work with block moulders

Northam Platinum to raise $103m to offset strike

Nigeria must explore technology to grow economy –Experts

ASUU blasts NUC, says strike continues

PDP convention: Contempt case against Jonathan starts Sept 30

Visa inaugurates African Integration Index

External reserves record marginal fall

Shun money politics, Akpabio, cleric tell Nigerians

‘ECB ready to help credit market if needed’

Suntai’s health and the rule of law

Rocket Fuel shares nearly double in debut

Oracle CEO’s pay drops by 18%

Home ownership: NITP seeks low mortgage rates

Facebook ‘Likes’ protected by US Constitution

JC Flowers interested in buying Lloyds’ TSB unit

PDP seeks rehabilitation of B’Haram victims

48-year-old trailer driver arraigned for alleged theft

Monumental fraud

Ministerial appointment: 22 jostle to replace Obada

Applying new rigor in studying education

‘We’ve spent N100bn on health care’

Singapore Airlines sets sights on India

Who should be Chief Medical Director?

The Nigerian university system: Matters arising (2)

Kwara to spend N8bn on federal roads

PDP crisis

CBN’s donations

Help us, Osita Chidoka

Continental Re increases dividend payout by 25%

LinkedIn customers allege company hacked e-mail addresses

Kenya terrorist attack: Death toll rises to 68

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Amaechi blames PH airport neglect on rift with Jonathan

Suntai loyalists petition NBC

Aboderin counsels youths on self development

Abuja killings: SSS quizzes victims on hospital beds

NDLEA ceases 148,595kg of cannabis in Ondo

‘Supporters of SNC asking for civil war’

Ohanaeze, MASSOB disagree over conference

National conference won’t solve Nigeria’s problems — North

Power investors decry equipment vandalism

Budget: Senate to cross-check finance ministers’ report

India hunt for fleeing terror suspect

We’ll soon publish names of electoral fraudsters — Odinkalu

The ugly side of homework

Let technician check oxygen sensor if your vehicle is tokunbo

Adesanmi’s parable of the head shower

Jonathan should avoid Obasanjo’s type of national conference — Musa

Misconceptions about fever

Inside Nigeria’s first storey building

Dad influenced the careers of his children — Olaniwun Ajayi’s son

Foreign investments in stock exchange hit N676bn

Somalia Al-Shabab claims Nairobi Westgate Kenya attack

Friday, September 20, 2013

My dad complains about my movies– Mercy Aigbe-Gentry

Jonathan sacks Emordi, Olagunji as special advisers

PDP crisis fuelled by selfishness – Catholic cleric

Oyo bans Islamic sect over terrorist activities

Two men caught with human head

Alleged N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy governor still at large

Suntai holds talks with sacked commissioners, advisers

Police bar youths from inspecting Amaechi’s projects

Kaduna declares curfew in Kafanchan

Afenifere, Ohanaeze, ACF divided over ethnic conference

PDP faults demands by G-7 governors

PHB loans were not ratified by board – EFCC

Two killed in fresh Plateau attack

Court jails driver for assaulting FRSC official in Ogun

Osokogu: Police deny coercion of defendants

PDP faction warns Jonathan against impeachment plot

50% of my telephone calls are nasty– Ngozi Braide

Peculiar gender sexual patterns

Wolves plan for 2014

Teacher arraigned over alleged rape of pupil

NBC finally wakes up

Okafor laments injury

Khan to abandon lifestyle for Mayweather fight

Saeon back from vacation

More animal protein, more troubles

I’m ready for Rooney – Kompany

GE shuffle signals importance of oil, gas unit

I was extremely angry when that pastor said I should go and sin no more – Bode George

Federer doesn’t want to be No.1 again – Nadal

About MI’s ‘carless’ brothers

Bale threatens Bolt

Police arraign trader over alleged rape of six-year

The good, the ugly and the not-so-bad

Asata River tragedy: Brother of drowned orphans abandons corpses

Sessegnon set for Sunderland

My dad complains about my movies -Mercy Aigbe-Gentry

Jonathan sacks Emordi, Olagunji as advisers

$15m Ibori bribe: court fails to settle ownership tussle

Oyo bans Islamic sect over alleged terrorism

Obada, others pledge loyalty to Jonathan

N130m fraud: Accused ex-Lagos deputy gov still at large

At least 18 miners killed, 2 missing after quarry collapses in Somalia

Boko Haram engages SSS in gun battle in Abuja

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Delta education scheme

Rivers restates commitment to teachers’ capacity building

Gross ‘not braggin’ after call on short-term treasuries

UK retail sales in surprise August fall

Nintendo visionary, Hiroshi Yamauchi, dies aged 85

Diablo 3 auction houses are doomed — Developer

Greek finance minister sees signs of economic recovery

Beanie Babies creator to admit tax evasion

Global markets rise on surprise fed decision

EFCC arraigns man for N7m fraud

Fathers arrested for allegedly killing their children

Two arrested for killing policeman

Robbers invade boutique in Bayelsa, shoot two

SSS foils plot to kidnap Yar’Adua’s daughter

YABATECH students shut down campus after cult attack

Wanted Anambra commissioner sues police, to resign today

Pentagon to review security after Navy Yard shooting

Assad could survive more years in Syria –General

Nigerians in Iranian terror group denied bail

Afghan politician defects to Taliban

‘I’m not ruling out a fourth term’

Tony Blair’s daughter held at gunpoint

Airport conveyor belt kills baby

S’ Africa police lied over mine shootings – Inquiry

Gaddafi’s son trial resumes

Destroying Syria’s chemical weapons’ll take a year –Assad

Amaechi, Okonjo-Iweala differ on state of the economy

Presidency plotting to unseat Mark, Tambuwal – New PDP

Nasarawa killings: I may support calls for a state of emergency — Adokwe

PDP’ll survive the present crisis — Senator

Again, Lagos CJ reassigns Akingbola/EFCC case

Taraba speaker escapes death, police escorts injured

ASUU may end strike next week

Tension as police, hoodlums stop Bamidele’s Ekiti rally

Court decides ownership between FG, Delta

Ibori gave me $15m bribe in bag –Ribadu

I have no regrets –Justice Salami

Rationalisation: FG dumps Oronsaye report

Sourcing talents with social recruiting

Protests greet new police vehicle registration scheme

Full cream vs skimmed milk

Does your liver need an overhaul?

P Square, Inyanya, for Soul Train Award

Ekiti: Confusion as police, hoodlums stop Bamidele’s rally

MTN WGC: Amadi, Obije lead top golfers

Oando shares rise as Index gains 0.35%

Firm introduces Vault 4.0

SURE-P lacks money to pay beneficiaries – Kolade

Ohikhena’s ‘Mission to America’

Tinapa: Investors, Customs at war over imposed duty

Summer lessons: Educationists, parents, pupils disagree

Curriculum changes ‘to catch up with world’s best’

Six Nigerians in hunt for Champions League glory

Court frees suspect in N787m UBEC scam

Bet9ja gets first jackpot winners

Reporting Mr President to Nigerians

A call for a more responsive National Assembly

NEC okays N15bn for anti-oil theft equipment

El-Rufai, CAN trade words

I’ve no regrets over my action -Justice Salami

Akingbola’s case opens before third judge

Reps suspend sitting till Oct 2

Gunmen attack Taraba Assembly speaker

Reps dismiss plot to impeach Tambuwal

NGF: Court strikes out Fashola’s suit against Jang

Students shut Yabatech over cult activities

Oyo: Customs net N10bn, seize 56,750 rounds of ammunition

Nigerians don’t need visa lottery anymore – US

I’m not anti-North, says Dokubo-Asari

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

PDP has outlived its usefulness, says Muse

‘New PDP visit to N’Assembly unethical’

Police lied about my release – Kattey

NAFDAC seeks life jail for fake drug dealers

Oyo lawmakers ask FG to honour flag designer

Anti-Christ comments: Christian youths vow to retaliate

Terrorism: China pledges military support for Nigeria

‘APC doors open to New PDP Reps’

Disunity among workers bane of health sector – Jonathan

Free-for-all: Reps leaders sue for peace

Nigerian wins World Muslim beauty contest

Indigenous oil companies boost production as majors retreat

FG proposes N14tn budget for three years …sets oil benchmark at $74 for 2014

FG directs Julius Berger to rehabilitate Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

NCP forecloses deadline extension for NIPP bidders

FG to release subsidy payment today …adopts new accounting principle for 2014 budget

FG orders troops deployment in Nasarawa

Presidency, New PDP in fresh row over 2015

2015: INEC dismisses eight workers, fires one

Anambra: PDP insists on Nwoye, to appeal judgment

Ekiti pledges help for community projects

Mark promises review of Senate decision on minimum wage

Lagos urges support for education, gives N95.4m bursary

LASG alerts residents to fake housing scheme’s invitation

Keep off our uniform, military warns public

Aliyu blasts Wike over comments on education

Tukur asks court to dismiss Baraje’s PDP suit

I won’t resign, Okonjo-Iweala tells Amaechi’s NGF

AIICO records N16.5bn gross income

Most hackable, common passwords on the Internet (2)

Eagles won’t toy with African Championship – Shorunmu • Nigeria draw S’Africa, Mali, Mozambique

Power firms: N350bn proceeds surpass 13-year privatisation earnings

Police declare Anambra commissioner wanted for alleged fraud

Controversial judge in Mayweather/Alvarez fight steps down

Navy yard shooting: Suspect had mental health issues

2015: Rivers PDP and the trouble within

PDP elders’ failure

Apapa-Oshodi road project

Ogun taxis initiative

Wike and ASUU

FG recruits 10,000 health workers to tackle polio

Man arraigned for stealing girlfriend’s N1.8m

Lagos Chess Masters begins at Rowe Park

COPA Lagos organisers promise football, entertainment

Ibori: Oando extends losses

KAI arrests officials for alleged extortion

Stakeholders to address dearth of investments in exploration

Father of 10 kidnaps, kills neighbour’s son

Basel stun Chelsea, Arsenal win

INEC sacks nine workers in A’Ibom, Osun, others

Nigeria draws South Africa, Mali in Nations Cup Championship

Court martial has not convicted alleged B’Haram informants

Christian youths carpet el-Rufai over alleged anti-Christ comments

Billboard: PDP gov aspirant sues Ekiti, demands N102m

Jonathan orders immediate deployment of troops in Nasarawa

Herbalists tackle rival faction in Ekiti

Turkur asks court to dismiss new PDP suit

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Fashola must intervene

Re: Still on ASUU vs govt

Irony in Rivers

Sacking of ministers

Agbara roads

Meet ASUU’s demands

Number plate change

MTN’s charge

Proscribe ASUU

No retirement age for politicians?

Angelo and Beverly to reunite soon

i-Level Nite celebrates Fliptyce

Wizkid, P-Square up for MTV Awards

Ramsey Noah returns in Keeping my man

Monalisa Chinda gives back

Kate Henshaw celebrates 20 years in Nollywood

Rare music offering to Nigerian youths

When veterans voted for Saro the Musical

Coping with the disruption without (1)

I bought a house at 14 – Atiku

Most hackable, common passwords on the Internet

Ogun police recover car stolen from Lagos

Prophet allegedly takes N4.7m to avert client’s death

Company executives, advertiser in N1.4bn scam

Dental council, SSS seal eye clinic, arrest operator

Man arraigned for trying to defraud Lagos DCP

Traders protest proposed market demolition

US spends $1bn on HIV, AIDS in Cote D’Ivoire

Floods, landslides kill 42 in Mexico

Austrian gunman shoots four dead

World powers quarrel over Syria

2014 budget: Senate receives MTEF from Jonathan

Brass LNG suffers another setback

Tambuwal decries low capital budget implementation

Oil exports declined by 11% in Q2 – NBS

Ibori claimed 30% ownership of Oando – British prosecutor

Reserved bidder sues BPE, NCP over Enugu Disco

Nigerians encourage corruption – Jonathan

PDP: Reps exchange blows over rebel governors visit

Racism allegation: Keshi answers FIFA query

‘Cybercrime victims lose N80bn yearly’

Minimum wage: Labour takes protest to N’Assembly Wednesday

Amaechi’s NGF calls for Okonjo-Iweala’s resignation

40 soldiers feared killed in B’Haram ambush

120 arrested for refusing polio vaccine in Niger

Oil spill: Ogoni drags Shell to London court

Governor’s Cup Tennis gets bigger outlook

Why Nigerians shun public hospitals – Expert

I’m not obsessed with Champions League –Mourinho

Philips lifts targets, to return $2bn to shareholders

It’s never too early to protect your bones

Murdered banker: Court fixes October for final addresses

Senate President backs national conference

African, ME carriers eye Nigeria’s travel market

Richbon set to inaugurate XGMA equipment

NGO, FCT community battle malaria

‘We don’t need a surgeon-general’

Communities plead with LASG over abandoned road projects

Atuche: EFCC queries Utomi’s 2007 campaign fund

LASG to build 1,200 houses in Eko Atlantic City

Winners emerge in creative contest for undergraduates

Reps exchange blows, disrupt Baraje’s visit to House

Baraje, Oyinlola lead rebel governors to Mark

ASUU blasts Anglican primate for canvassing union’s ban

Suntai’s letter was forged, Taraba Speaker tells court

Utomi, EFCC disagree over 2007 campaign funding

PDP crisis: Reps in rowdy session over Baraje’s visit

Monday, September 16, 2013

Nine die in Taraba boat accident

N72m cocaine seized at Lagos airport

23-year-old in court for rape, stealing

Security guard shoots colleague to death

SFU arraigns oil firms, MDs for subsidy fraud

Okada rider in trouble for killing friend

65-year-old sales rep arraigned for stealing N3.2m

Undergraduates, others arrested for stealing N2bn from bank

Ceasefire: Aggrieved govs meet New PDP Senators, Reps

Revealed: The deal between Jonathan, rebel govs

13 killed in US shooting rampage

Ibori hid assets in Oando – British prosecutor

Nobody delivered baby on board our flight – Arik

FG agrees to meet poly lecturers’ demands

Senate resumes today, to discuss 2014 budget

Jonathan tasks leaders on development, congratulates Braithwaite

Atiku relives 2007 poll experience

Students protest prolonged ASUU strike in Abuja

Cabinet shake-up: Yuguda takes over as Planning Minister

Rebel governors not against Jonathan’s re-election – Akpabio

Alaaye Community rift deepens as youths reject monarch

Let’s forget the past, Mohammed Abacha pleads

N18.3bn pension fraud: Convicted director collapses in prison

Kidnapping: CCIC warns pastors against night travels

PDP elders blame non-indigenes for Taraba crisis

Utomi justifies loans by ex-Bank PHB MD

Mimiko constitutes committee for Agagu’s burial

Nasarawa: Soldiers kill Ombatse leader, arrest others

LASG begins airlift of Muslim pilgrims

Siasia to coach at GTBank football camp

Moyes set for big Euro stage

Reserved bidder petitions BPE over Enugu Disco

Bankers Games: UBA beat Sterling 2-0

Networking: Businesses opt for 4G applications

Firms deepen cash-less ecosystem with

Celltick, Akede partner for mobile commerce

NSE Index sheds 0.65%

Support Ogun beggars

WTF confirms Nigeria for World Team Cup

MTN Football Scholar opens in Waasimi

Nasarawa may become next trouble spot, APC warns

Girl, 4, raped on school bus

Prevailing over business challenges

Syria: UN report confirms usage of chemical weapon

Super Eagles 100 per cent sure of success against Ethiopia – NFA

African World Cup play-offs draw

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Agagu: Ondo gov declares seven days mourning

Jonathan asks PDP to compile ministerial nominees list

Jonathan, rebel govs agree to ‘ceasefire’ … to meet again on Oct. 7 • New PDP treasurer quits

JTF kills six, arrest 11 suspected B’Haram members

Anambra: Uba not our candidate, PDP tells INEC

Nigeria, 18 others barred from US visa lottery

Govt to review revenue generating agencies laws

Zungeru power project cost not high –FG

SEC appoints KPMG to handle ETI investigation

External trade rose by N242bn in Q2 –NBS

Ending secret award of oil licences

Africa and the governance question

Iowa projects competitive insurance prices

Nigerite wins award for safety at work place

Syria declares victory, thanks Russia

Repositioning Nigeria’s floundering university system

Agagu: NMA condoles, asks Nigerians to embrace healthy living

Taking decisions on spending, borrowing

Ronaldo extends Real contract

UBA introduces instant PIN for debit cardholders

Court orders police are reluctant to obey

Court demolishes retired colonel’s house, others

Expert advocates use of CORS in developmental projects

Lagos school policy

Terrorists can’t carry out coordinated attacks again – SSS

Ogun appoints 26 principals, 67 VPs

Cultists arraigned for killing man who rejected invitation

TUC mobilises workers to protest wage decentralisation

Enyimba beat Wolves to Fed Cup title •Angels maul Amazons 3-0 in final

Israeli club dispute Asec claims on Kayode

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Saleh Jambo: An enigma departs

30 killed in renewed Nasarawa clash

Olu of Warri: A modern test for ancient sovereignty

He’s not worth being wooed with money — Kwara PDP

NADECO didn’t insist on Abiola’s release — ex-Afenifere member

Nigeria’s unity under threat – Northern Youth

Old age affecting Tukur — New PDP

Farida Waziri comes out to play

Relationship: He will be an abusive spouse if…

Munachi Abii’s date

Deal with flabby neck

Hairstyles for body shapes

Obey Meeting rules

How anger, hatred affect well-being

Ozil sets up Arsenal win, Everton beat Chelsea

Know your collars

DAKOVA eases out

Glo issued my line to another subscriber

Just ethnic

Making Vision 2020 still possible

‘PDP now minority in House of Reps’

Friday, September 13, 2013

Amaechi invites Jang faction to Governors’ Forum meeting

Agagu slumps, dies at 65

Thieves worse than Ibori walking free – Ribadu

Jonathan, a bully – Governors

Mayweather: The man, the money

More carbohydrates, better health

Tehila crew wins award

Rich, bored housewives take solace in lesbianism

Nigerian urban music is easier to export –Laouchez

Disquiet in community as 27-year-old stands trial for raping mum

No plans to quit City – Kolarov

Play-offs: We’re not afraid of any team – Echiejile

Another album for Soildstar

Eto’o could be damaging – Carlos

Etisalat partners 70th Precinct on Nigeria App Summit

We’re not moving back to US – Victoria Beckham

New meningitis vaccine protects against epidemic that plagued African nations centuries

Global equities decline

Lukaku backs Everton against Chelsea

Saturday Beat Review

NBA star dismisses drug, marriage woes

My husband uses my menstrual pads for rituals – Wife

Re: The Lagos mosque apparition

Fire-spitting militants

Gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Plight of governors

Review lawmakers’ pay

Traditional rulers and religion

Tukur, softly, softly

Take your studies seriously, LG boss urges pupils

KCOBA promises to support young entrepreneurs

Don’t neglect primary schools, group warns FG

Ogun hinges teachers’ elevation on performance

Fayemi threatens to jail parents over children’s education

‘Don’t rule out impeachment move against Jonathan’

Governors, others in New PDP are rascals –Tukur

Lagos arrests six fake LASTMA officials, others

Road repairs: LASG demands N50bn refund from FG

ASUU strike: ANC gives FG seven-day ultimatum

Amosun laments delay in federal allocation

Chinese firm to complete N2bn Shiroro Bridge

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Osun PDP creates disciplinary committee for Oyinlola’s supporters

NIMET fears flooding in Jos, Gombe, others

FG winning anti-terrorism war – Jonathan

Ozekhome home, recounts ordeal in kidnappers’ den

Vatican may discuss marriage for Catholic priests

FIFA queries Keshi

Taraba: Court grants acting gov extension of time

Na’Abba, Turaki others may replace sacked ministers

Insurance firms’ assets decline by N17.7bn

NDIC recovers N24.68bn from debtors of failed banks

Customs makes N96.19m revenue from Ondo-Ekiti command

Govt realised N1tn revenue in July – CBN

2015 already in PDP’s pocket – Mantu

APC asks Fashola, others to woo ‘rebel’ govs

Judiciary aids corrupt Nigerians – Ribadu

Poor electricity supply, bane of growth – Cleric

N1.3tn food import bill reversible – NAAEP boss

Royal Mail for privatisation in the coming weeks

MultiChoice caps basketball season with celebrity game

If Jonathan hosts Iran’s Rouhani

Girl child deserves education, not marriage

Planning and discipline in forex trading

iPhone company changed story after online protest –British journalist

EU warns Russia over trade threats

Nigeria, Brazil collaborate to develop auto training centres

Carpenter arraigned for strangling 80-year-old father

SUBEB tasks management committees on school monitoring

Tina Brown to leave The Daily Beast

Djokovic fired up for Davis Cup glory

StarTimes introduces NBA tv, Sentanta Action

Menace of Boko Haram

Boateng disappointed by racism claims

GSK to continue bottling of Lucozade, Ribena

Nigerians see new-look Mikel with Keshi

Sportz Businezz awards extend date

US and the lingering Syrian crisis

NIMET workers threaten strike over salary arrears

NBA, others hail Ozekhome’s release

Veteran journalist, Augustine Madu-West, dies in Kano

hiv: Antiretroviral drugs may save uninfected partner

Myths surround breakfast and weight

Genetic syndrome may have links to Parkinson’s disease

‘Early pregnancy, birth woes not related to drinking’

Is a medical condition affecting your weight?

Ozekhome released by abductors

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Labaran Maku on ASUU

Blackout in Ojuore-Ilogbo Road, Ota

Chairman, Yagba West LGA

Our politicians’ failure

Re: Doctors, patients’ relations take over hospitals

Destitute persons in Ogun

Ask, seek and knock

Outrage greets FG’s alleged order for N682m iPhones

Hidden iPhone features to be enabled by iOS 7

NACCIMA, Austrian chamber sign MoU on business relations

MDGs funds: Reps threaten to sanction states

Govt approves N278bn equipment to clear water weeds

FG establishes new pension office

FG hands over power firms October 1

Disclose loans to board members, CBN directs banks

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction set to begin

4,000 benefit from free health programme

Police dismiss women filmed receiving N100 bribe

Nollywood producer arraigned for fraud

Firm laments detention of workers by JTF

Pirates kill nine-year-old pupil in Bayelsa

Agency evacuates Nigerian infants, teenagers from Tunisia

Nigerian jailed in US for $11m fraud

Waziri to Obasanjo: Respect your age or I’ll expose you

Ministers shed tears as Jonathan sacks nine

‘Education, key to development’

Lagos APC berates PDP over continued ASUU strike

LASG to regulate billboards placement in security formations

People with disability seek electoral relevance

Aides deny plans by Aregbesola to Islamise Osun

Ondo spends N4bn on wage monthly –Mimiko

FG to develop policy on prosecution

Shareholders back Access Bank’s divestment from Wapic

Scottish budget: Swinney outlines spending plans

9/11 anniversary: Our hearts still ache, says Obama

UBA affirms commitment to health sector

Noble Energy discovers oil in Gulf of Mexico

Time to invest your savings in the money market

Tunisia coach quits

Of agricultural interventions and farm clusters

Chile: Police, protesters clash on coup anniversary

Nigeria ordered 53 gold-plated iPhones – UK firm

Jonathan, ‘rebel’ govs meet again on Sunday

Why people develop mental illness

Marathon Oil to sell stake in Angolan field

Same sex marriage law irrevocable – Mark

World Bank supports NEMA on disaster management

US equities record significant gains

IOC U-turn on wrestling thrills Igali

Flour Mills to drive profit through investments

New Delhi gang rape: Prosecutors seek death sentence

Strike: ASUU, APC accuse FG of insincerity

Dana in North Sea farm-down to Hansa

NSA ‘altered random-number generator’

Independence anniversary: FG orders 53 gold-plated iPhones worth N662m

Cabinet reshuffle: Jonathan sacks 9 ministers

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Abandoned road in Oshodi

Teachers’ verification in Edo State

Multichoice, sit up!

Re: Ogun Sure-P chairman accuses pdp of threatening programme

For National Troupe, children stage The River Between

Movie producer on mission to save Majek

God has not told me to remarry –Gbenga Adeboye’s widow

Hospitals hit by dearth of medical experts

Childless couples to get subsidised IVF treatment

LOAN calls for more maternal, child care centres

MLSCN boss decries fake diagnostic laboratories

Mandela Garden: Family to attend inauguration in Asaba

Syria agrees to handover chemical weapons

Convicted murderers strangle killer in prison cell

Gunman attacks British family, kills mother

Woman kills husband of eight days

Tunisia repatriates 90 Nigerians, including 14 minors

Playing by the rules

The myths about ‘ember’ months

Carry out health checks on your business

You can be rich and still be broke

Aviation security: FAAN installs scanners at airports

SEC targets insurance sector’s premium

FG slates 2,399 constituency projects for execution

FG inaugurates company to take over PHCN functions

Nigeria losing N1.5bn daily to oil theft – Jonathan

FG stops licence issuance to new insurance firms

Ibori recommended Waziri for EFCC job – Obasanjo

Four ‘rebel’ governors meet Jonathan

Court remands apprentice in prison for alleged rape

Workers charged with stealing chargers from lottery firm

Mother, son clash over sale of family house

Residents flee as youths wreak havoc on communities

21-year-old manager accused of stealing N10m

Police foil abduction of Lebanese expatriates

Activists protest negligence of education

Why mobile platforms are big deal

Factionalisation: PDP fans at war on Facebook

Amazon denies free smartphone

Impersonation: FRSC asks SSS to probe 600 motorists

23 die as vehicles crash into collapsed bridge

Jonathan can contest in 2015 – Northern forum

Olu of Warri bows, retains Ogiame title

I’ll bounce back – Djokovic

FG blames states for poor literacy level

Apple to unveil iPhone to drive emerging market

Lagos retires principal, eight others for examination malpractice

‘New PDP’ youths threaten mass action against FG

Still on Sergeant Omeleze

Parents’ genes may influence children’s back-to-school fears

Fraud suspect, Ajudua, gets N50m bail

We owed N11.347bn in 2011 – Ondo

Community policing, vital tool against terrorism –Ringim

Partnership Investment shareholders approve N143.8m dividend

2015: Let the electorate decide Jonathan’s fate — Ex-minister

Governorship aspirants dare Osun PDP chairman over Oyinlola

IMF boss calls for speedy EU bank union

CBN, NPC, others get project management recognition

Jonathan, 2015 and threats by fire-spitting militants

Managing sickle cell disease (3)

Al-Bashir: ICC clears Nigeria

Funding crisis for Africa’s standby force

South Africa sells $2bn bonds

Excesses of Nigerian politicians

Re: Don’t blame ASUU

Mr. President surrounded by sycophants

NSCDC and oil-well suspects

Monday, September 09, 2013

Mimiko’s court victory

Police checkpoints back

NIIT scholarship indeed

OIDA’s misleading claim on land swap programme

Gibbs hails Ozil signing

Lampard to win 100th England cap

Rodman to train N’Korea

Moyes made me stay – Nani

Qatar 2022 decision may be a mistake –Blatter

Abdullahi for Airtel African tourney

Mido wants Nigeria, Egypt clash

Howard warns Eagles over Burkina Fas0

World Cup play-offs: FIFA rankings to determine seeding

Moses can fire Liverpool to EPL glory – Keshi

Nibali loses time to rivals

Eagles ready for play-offs –Emenike

Ozekhome kidnap: Abductors insist on N100m ransom

5,000 women plan protest against Olu of Warri

Monarch raises alarm over possible epidemic in N’Delta

‘Nigeria needs transparent electoral system’

FG, global partners to boost Nigeria’s education with $500m

New PDP adamant, elects NWC officers •17 state PDP chairmen shun meeting with Tukur

Fashola not the best governor –PDP

£1.7m jewelry stolen from Paris shop

The right wealth vehicle (1)

Court remands grandpa in prison for raping minor

SEC inaugurates committees to boost capital market activities

Police arraign landlord over death of landlord’s chairman

How to invest in stocks

Two held over killing of Indian diarist

BPE, NERC discuss power firms’ transfer to investors

PDP Crisis: We will resolve our internal disagreements – Jonathan

Sunday, September 08, 2013

Five killed in auto crashes in Niger, Gombe – FRSC

Civil defence arrests suspected terrorist inside mosque

Orphanage rape: Orphans seek govt support, justice

Akure prince arrested for alleged fraud

Baby factory: Enugu police nab hair dresser, lover

Police arrest 32-year-old man for 10 murders

Group unveils 150 virgins to boost good morals

Stop building houses on drainages, Lagos warns residents

Lagos Speaker condemns archbishop, wife’s kidnap

Rid passport offices of touts, CG orders officers

PDP crisis, minor disagreement – Jonathan

Secretariat closure: New PDP may go to court

17 killed in B’Haram, Vigilance group clash

Protest against Olu of Warri rages, Uduaghan intervenes

NPC may not take fresh census in Lagos

2015: PDP elders’ panel divided over Jonathan • Tukur summons state chairmen to Abuja

New Army Division’ll have enhanced firepower –COAS

Kidnapped APC chief freed, Ozekhome’s release unconfirmed

Offa rerun: Go to court, CP tells APC

Oil theft: Navy arrest Cameroonian, Nigerians

PDP group orders closure of ‘New PDP’ offices

Google introduces new desktop apps

B.Sc. Social Media: NUC’s new burden

Ezekwesili, others disagree over comment on online shopping

‘Rotary club not a secret cult’

NIS Lagos building to get a facelift

Research institute to build cassava factories in 36 states

IFMA denies interest in Abuja stadium management

Daimler aims to launch self-driving car by 2020

Mainstream, luxury home prices rise in US

Drop in mortgage rates boosts buyers number

CAN kicks as Borno plans to demolish churches

Why relocation of the destitute is constitutional

Cyprus economic contraction worst since mid-1970s

NCC warns telecoms operators on quality of service

Malawi’s Saintfiet commends Nigeria

RSA woos brokers with access to top underwriters

Oyo govt and state varsity

Sabotage caused Amuay disaster –Venezuela probe

MoneyGram introduces school programme

Main One, USTDA sign agreement on fibre expansion

Striking S’Africa miners return to work

Improving police welfare

Islamists seize historic Christian town in Syria

Steel production rises by 14%

Saturday, September 07, 2013

‘Investigate Ejigbo oil leakage’

Students don’t want us to end strike – ASUU

Gunmen kidnap Archbishop Kattey, wife in Rivers

We don’t have godfathers in APC — El-Rufai

Crisis worrisome – ACF

PDP crisis: Rebel lawmakers may try to impeach Jonathan

Registration policy: Private jet owners defy FG

Lagos PDP pledges allegiance to Tukur

Police seal off New PDP secretariat

The moral example of Offa’s Afolabi Jimoh

Omosede Igbinedion’s fresh ways

Ruched right!

What were they thinking?

Group faults Maku on ASUU strike

US traffic control overhaul at risk — Group

Makoko: Lagos slum with bulging teenage pregnancies

Another free training opportunity for auto technicians

Death of a bank customer

He was on Abacha’s side against Abiola — Odumakin

Bukola Latunji’s enduring presence

Your voice will be heard

Limits on consolidated debt of federal, state and local governments

Club owners, LMC committed to league growth

Eagles ready for any team — Keshi

Between Shina Peller and Biola Adegoke

Have a home bar

Those behind Suntai’s return unfair –Artimas

Awkward moment

Ure Okezie’s typical day

My first…singer, Evaezi

Lagos, Ekiti, others deny debt report

I’ve no powers to sack Amaechi’s ADC – Mbu

Friday, September 06, 2013

Nigeria’s GDP rose by 6.18 per cent in Q2 -NBS

Cement production: Dangote to invest N64bn in Kenya

Tukur faction asks court to stop Baraje group

Jonathan faults ICC on trial of Kenyatta

PDP crisis: Drama as Obasanjo’s peace move fails

PDP crisis: Jonathan will only accept reasonable terms –Presidency

10 critically injured in Ogun auto crash

Family of slain hostage seeks justice

FG urged to invest in footwear industry

US select Spieth for Presidents Cup

Ryanair warns that profits may miss forecast

Nigeria, Malawi and Calabar party

I lost my desire at Real – Kaka

Wife accuses husband of elopement

Obscure rapper dates LeBron’s mother

South Sudan makes $1bn in oil sales

US trade deficit widens in July on motor imports

Malawi can’t stop Nigeria –Taribo, Baruwa

Rooney shows off thinning hair

Reality Show: Pheel fails Glo X Factor

Abramovich takes Dasha to Italy

Wash down your Suya with orange juice

Unending Search goes on TV

The ‘kid’ in Wizkid

Keshi wary of Malawi threat

Why animals don’t need blood transfusion

Rihanna steps out BRALESS

Lego becomes world’s second-biggest toy maker

Tour operator canvasses all-year-round pilgrimage

In love with Nigerian colours

Access Bank institutes award for women

I-Nigeria celebrates Omotola, Ice Prince’s feats

Buchi, Gordons set for Warri with Praise

Alake at Coliseum

Film maker targets Edo as a movie hub

Abuja exhibition to attract Northern states – WED Expo boss

M-Net to screen blockbuster movies in Nigeria

Shoemaker who wants to be shepherd of R&B

Thursday, September 05, 2013

False dawn in railway sector

Rita Marley to grace Felabration

Bouqui back with two albums

Forbes’ list of controversy

Father jailed for cancer charity theft

Indian diarist shot dead in Afghanistan

Egypt’s Interior Minister survives bomb attack

Chile extradites judge to Argentina

Nigerian conjoined twins’ operation, fourth in the world’

Two month California prison hunger strike ends

UK has new Syria chemical evidence –Cameron

Ogun, repair High Court Road, Ota

FG, address ASUU’s demands

Ajimobi, inaugurate customary courts

APC should appoint shadow ministers

Learn from Venezuela

Psychologists required!

Nigeria’s expired politicians

40 million unemployed youths

Project Hope to address immorality among youths

Old boys want board for Delta college

I am never afraid of Mathematics —14-year-old whizz-kid

Lagos promises on adult education

Motivation,vital to academic success – Educationist

Stakeholders decry neglect of native language

Shaping the future through young scientists

Work harder for food sufficiency, UNDP tells govt

Constituency projects: N/Assembly got N900bn in nine years

Reflect diversity in revenue formula, Shagari urges RMAFC

FG approves N15bn soft loan for farmers …to privatise Bank of Agriculture

‘Develop agro-insurance products for farmers’

Govt officials clash over Enugu power firm sale

Owning a pet when living with HIV/AIDS

What addiction to smart phone can do to you

Psychologist discovers intricacies about lying

Doing more in less time at work

Live account trading as panacea for success

Mistakes to avoid when looking for a job

Social media as a business tool

Rejection of victory by PDP candidate divides Nigerians

Samsung unveils smartwatch

Facts you probably didn’t know about Google

Police recover two vehicles snatched at gunpoint

36-year-old arrested for raping teenager to death

Drama as lawyers squabble over defence of suspect

Police rescue armed robber from lynching

Man arraigned for duping friend of N3m

Pregnant woman, husband accused of stealing N14m

Scores escape death in LAGBUS crash

Corporal shoots ASP dead during argument at station

Fashola bars Molue from Lagos Island

Lagos, Ekiti, seven others are heavy debtors –FRC

Obasanjo, others meet PDP govs today as crisis festers

Dozens injured as 130 vehicles crash in London

Daniel, the stowaway and the West’s lost generation

FG, ASUU and the war on education

Goodbye Nigeria

PHCN, let there be light

In case our lawmakers don’t know

LP opposes minimum wage removal from exclusive list

Gowon, others mourn as Guobadia dies at 90

Allocate 10% of annual budget to agric –Minister

B’Haram strikes again, kills 20 in Borno

NAFDAC alerts Nigerians on toxic substance in food

Taraba: Ex-minister seeks support for acting gov

APC, PDP trade words over Offa LG rerun election

Reps in New PDP dare Tukur

Emerging stocks record increase

COPAN seeks incentives for agro processing industry

La Liga earns record amount from transfers

Govt advises fast food operators on hygiene

Firm canvasses more investment in agriculture

2015: Ex-militants caution ‘New PDP’ against stopping Jonathan

Nigeria targets 50% reduction in wheat importation

Dixons Retail to sell loss-making online store Pixmania

US equities rise on data

Obidike, Obiora win TFC games

Anambra: Court strikes out Uba brothers’ motion

Naira falls on tight dollar supply

GE, XD to boost power supply

Moses makes Liverpool squad

As patients fly to India

US Open: Pennetta to face Azarenka in semis

Top chess players set for FOC tournament

Skye Bank, entrepreneurs brainstorm on SME devt

PDP’s impunity in Offa cannot stand –APC

Flood kills one, sacks 101 households in Kebbi

ANPP, CPC in Anambra pull out of APC merger

CNS Marine acquires $50m vessels, deepens offshore capacity

Oil theft: Stakeholder advises government

FG urges Total to manufacture solar products locally

Essen RFID develops solution to tackle pipeline vandalism

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Quakes may help release methane

Buhari and corruption

Amosun, repair Agoro-Owode Road

Dangote, Ogun govt, save us

Scholarship for teenage stowaway

Dangerous commercial drivers

Ojudu should speak out

NAFDAC, wake up

Prof. Nebo’s promise

Re: Why I sacked youth minister

Re: ‘$1.6bn for transmission expansion’

Einstein and the black hole

Udinese bid Ogun Uplift boys goodbye

Loew puzzled by Ozil’s sale

DStv League: Union Bank beat Mark Mentors

Dolphins resume training for continental

Peter Obe: All hail the best of his time

Social media and hotel business

Winners, Daystar churches rank high on the Internet

How to ensure your Facebook page is up-to-date

Minister, Aregbesola disagree over FG’s fertiliser policy

Safety violation: NERC to sack power firms’ CEOs

Dangote, 11 banks seal $3.3bn refinery deal

Nigerian banks provide N280bn for power firms’ acquisition

Post-harvest losses: FG, firm to build 800 warehouses

Integrated farming: Increasing agricultural production

Going back to school while working full time

Gunmen kill three family members in Jos

Suspected gay arraigned for defiling seven-year-old twins

41-year-old rapes girl, 11

Residents spend N83m on drainage, want roads tarred

Prison warden kills taxi driver, shoots passenger

Police arrest three for bus theft

Pastor in trouble over missing mental patient

Suntai: Eight Taraba lawmakers condemn PDP panel’s verdict

PDP’s seemingly intractable internal crisis

Tukur threatens Senators, Reps backing New PDP … says their seats’ll be declared vacant

Jonathan restates pledge to revive national economy

MEND threatens attack on Chevron’s tank farm

Taraba: Suntai drags speaker, 15 others to court

DHQ retires four more generals, redeploys others

PDP asks court to jail Baraje, Oyinlola

I didn’t abandon Daniel – Teenage stowaway’s father

28,000 candidates jostle for varsity’s 3,500 admission spaces

15 Borno PDP leaders join APC

We’re committed to gas resource development – Accugas

Toblow wants more competitions for junior athletes

US Open: Djokovic, Serena advance

Market capitalisation falls by N5bn

Bolt to retire after 2016 Olympics

Court orders CP to produce armed robbery suspect

Cholera outbreak kills eight in Oyo

Experts fault BPE on Enugu power firm sale

Strike: UNIOSUN VC threatens to sack workers

Hydrography and Nigerian maritime security

Health tip: You may need surgery for low back pain

Jonathan decries Nigeria’s level of indiscipline

Intelligence, strategic in policing – IGP

Suntai and spirit of the law

Tsonga split with coach

PMAN condemns activities of pipeline vandals, thieves

PDP candidate rejects Offa rerun victory against KWASIEC’s announcement

Three family members killed in Plateau village

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Dreaming about our heroes past

Saving Taraba from descent into anarchy

PDP’s 14 years of ‘greatness’

Finding the Nigerian dream

Onabrakpeya’s son, others explore Indonesian trade expo

Car prize attached to Ultimate Search documentary

Don tasks art collectors on aesthetic value

God forbid! I am not broke – Kas

Our support for New PDP normal –Senators

Group urges Jonathan to resist blackmail

Niger stakeholders back seven govs

We won’t meddle in PDP internal affairs –INEC

Osun cancels pre-nursery in public schools

Aliyu, Aturu, others seek end to ASUU strike

Fayemi, Ajimobi mourn Obe, ace photojournalist

Harmonisation: Ogun APC crisis worsens

Nigerian Army retires 10 generals

JTF destroys two illegal refineries

Taraba: PDP panel asks acting gov to continue

57 reps, 20 senators back New PDP

Mothers decry HIV/AIDS scourge

Group attacks Ladoja for criticising Ajimobi

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I didn’t have Ancelotti’s trust – Ozil

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CITN targets manpower development, plans tax academy

INEC should deregister Tukur’s PDP – Aggrieved govs, others

Haba, Wike

Russia’s small businesses squeezed, eye exit

Ban on unverified claims still in force –NAFDAC

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Indonesia jails police general for corruption

Let’s create safer environment

Amplats job cuts avoidable – Minister

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Nokia to sell handset business to Microsoft for $7.2 bn

Gunmen kill eight people in Addu,Kaduna

Monday, September 02, 2013

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Ecobank chief, Tanoh, to forego bonus

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We’re not vandals, we only assisted them – Suspects

Robbers attack house, hold occupants hostage

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DPP recommends manslaughter for man who killed lover

NDLEA seizes liquid drug disguised as vegetable oil

Driver’s death in LASTMA custody stirs controversy

Blame Tinubu for S’West political woes – Sarumi

Firm boosts crime war with 25 vans

Lagos seeks improvement in outdoor advertisement

We didn’t betray Abiola, Afenifere insists

Group seeks bail for stowaway boy

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Why aggrieved govs can’t have Tukur removed–Presidency

Jonathan, Mimiko, others mourn Peter Obe

Army probes Major over Borno vigilance members’ killing

Anambra 2014: Two candidates emerge in APGA

Undemocratic acts responsible for PDP crisis – CNPP

PDP crisis gets messier … as faction sues Tukur, Chikwe, others • Jonathan, govs continue meeting today • Party elders to parley on Thursday

Suntai: Nine Taraba lawmakers meet without mace

Elections: Learn from Methodist Church, Makinde tells politicians

‘Ekiti no-work-no-pay policy wicked’

Osun PDP shuns Oyinlola, backs Jonathan, Tukur

Mark seeks stiffer penalty for vandals

Gunmen kill eight again in Kaduna village

In Bamboo Village, whale feast goes on

Intestinal flora determines health of obese people

Mba’s Bastia deal crashes

No more Black Heritage this year – Soyinka

Airport waiting times to drop with new technology

SWIFT Networks to test LTE data

Abia Warriors, Crown, Giwa, Taraba gain promotion

Konga boss predicts rapid growth for online shopping

HTC executives detained over leaked trade secrets

Nigerian digital agency expands to Kenya

Should the ‘veil’ be banned in higher education?

Firm develops online directory for Egba businesses

Radwanksa blames self for loss

Middle East will explode if Syria is struck —Assad

Protests rock Kwara

CBN sells forex worth $258.5m

Police confirm killing of 5 family members in Plateau

5 people reported killed this morning at Kuru, Jos

Sunday, September 01, 2013

Still on ‘The honesty Buhari needs’

Police; need for state-federal control

Eresa bridge – Aiyepe-Ijebu

Re: Jonathan axes Youth Minister

APC to end PDP’s misrule

Refine petrol locally

Re: The honesty Buhari needs

Is APC better than PDP?

Whither Nigerian Education?

NMA offers to help probe Suntai’s health status

PDP crisis, worrisome – ACF, NLC

Jonathan holds crisis meetings in Aso Villa • Obasanjo, rebel govs, others attend

104 arrested in police, SSS raid

12-year-old, others arrested for pipeline vandalism

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Corpse of nine-year-old flood victim recovered

Mushin youths moblilise against bad reputation

Gunmen kill CMD, district head in Bauchi

‘Our father’s death still a shock to us’

Coffin dealer feigns kidnap, demands ransom from brothers

‘FG’s approval of bridge inspection good for Lagosians’

Group lauds Senate over anti-same sex marriage stance

Oil wells: Lagos faults arrest of residents

Fayemi says no grudge against critics

I take political risk in people’s interest –Mimiko


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Doctor, we lost your patient!

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